Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 10 Dec 2016 12:31:55 PST BLOX v1.01 How to make A23 (23AE) Battery Holder for your tiny projects http://www.instructables.com/id/A23-23AE-Battery-Holder/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 16:05:52 PST
How to Make Simple DC Voltmeter Using Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Simple-DC-Voltmeter-Using-Arduino-UNO/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 07:08:46 PST
3D Printed Mechanical Hand Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Mechanical-Hand-Prototype/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 17:57:32 PST
Notification Flag - Great Intro to Wi-Fi, IFTTT & Huzzah ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/WIFI-Notification-Flag/
Notification Flag - Great Intro to Wi-Fi, IFTTT & Huzzah ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/D15T/IWE4LFGB/F62D15TIWE4LFGB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/D15T/IWE4LFGB/F62D15TIWE4LFGB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/D15T/IWE4LFGB/F62D15TIWE4LFGB.SMALL.jpg Louis George If you enjoy this project consider voting in the for me in the Internet of Things competition by hitting the vote button at the top right of this page!I am always missing important things ... so I created Flag. An Internet of Things (IoT) device to notify or remind me of these important things! Now ...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:49:38 PST
Adapted Remote Controlled Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Adapted-Remote-Controlled-Outlet/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 23:19:41 PST
Moodbox, stay connected despite the distance http://www.instructables.com/id/Moodbox-Stay-Connected-Despite-the-Distance/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 04:55:30 PST
Simple Wi-Fi Controlled LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wi-fi-Controlled-LED-Matrix/
Simple Wi-Fi Controlled LED Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/6Q8R/IW6PN5HK/FPQ6Q8RIW6PN5HK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/6Q8R/IW6PN5HK/FPQ6Q8RIW6PN5HK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/6Q8R/IW6PN5HK/FPQ6Q8RIW6PN5HK.SMALL.jpg diytronics Welcome to my tutorial on how to build a Wi-Fi controlled Led Matrix! I have entered this Instructable into a few competitions that I think it is applicable too. If you feel it is worth a vote into the above contests, please do click the vote button. Thank you!As there are many LED Matrix guides out...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 05:58:28 PST
The RC boat from scratch (DIY RC transmitter and receiver) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-RC-Boat-From-Scratch-DIY-RC-Transmitter-and-Re/
The RC boat from scratch (DIY RC transmitter and receiver) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/OYSJ/IW6PJU4N/F7DOYSJIW6PJU4N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/OYSJ/IW6PJU4N/F7DOYSJIW6PJU4N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/OYSJ/IW6PJU4N/F7DOYSJIW6PJU4N.SMALL.jpg shazf This project is about building a RC boat of you own and also making your own 2.4ghz transmitter and receiver. I got this idea because i was always fascinated by RC boats....so i thought "why don't you make one?" Frankly speaking whats the use of making a RC boat when its not 100% of your work so i m...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 03:17:21 PST
Build A Bluetooth Boombox Speaker (from scratch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bluetooth-Boombox-Speaker-from-Scratch/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:52:04 PST
Cheap Portable Fan for Hats http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Portable-Fan-for-Hats/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:16:21 PST
The Junkbots' Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Junkbots-Sound-System/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:38:25 PST
Star Wars: Rebels vs. Empire Glowing Emblems http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Rebels-Vs-Empire-Glowing-Emblems/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 17:22:46 PST
LED Sequential Control http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Sequential-Control/
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 10:17:34 PST
Tinker's Word Clock - REVISITED! NOW 110% more AWESOME (Clean and easy to make) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinkers-Word-Clock-REVISITED-NOW-110-More-AWESOME-/
Tinker's Word Clock - REVISITED! NOW 110% more AWESOME (Clean and easy to make) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/Q9GO/IVO3X06L/FQHQ9GOIVO3X06L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/Q9GO/IVO3X06L/FQHQ9GOIVO3X06L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/Q9GO/IVO3X06L/FQHQ9GOIVO3X06L.SMALL.jpg TinkerElectric Hi, I'm John. I have been tinkering with Word Clocks for years. There is only one thing I like more than making word clocks… it’s designing them so that they are easy to put together. This tutorial will go through my latest version (5!!!!!). By the end of it you will have a clock with:User selectabl...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 23:23:48 PST
A Simple Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Counter/
A Simple Counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/3VX3/IVO3HVON/FS33VX3IVO3HVON.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/3VX3/IVO3HVON/FS33VX3IVO3HVON.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/3VX3/IVO3HVON/FS33VX3IVO3HVON.SMALL.jpg braulio777 This project was developed with an Arduino Micro and a Common Anode (CA) 4x7-Segment Display only, and so it can count from 0000 to 9999. List of Materials 1 Arduino Micro, 5V 1 Common Anode, 4x7-Segment Display ...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 16:11:30 PST
Turntable Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Turntable-Restoration/
Turntable Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SMALL.jpg djpolymath I picked up this turntable from an estate sale and I was assured it was in working order. I didn't find out until I arrived home that it wouldn't power on and the stylus had popped loose. It was still a good deal, but it needed work. After a little restoration I planned on putting it in my record ca...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 11:04:14 PST
Protecting Your Electronics From EMP and Solar Storms http://www.instructables.com/id/Protecting-Your-Electronics-From-EMP-and-Solar-Sto/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 07:39:23 PST
SMD 555 Timer Piano! http://www.instructables.com/id/SMD-555-Timer-Piano/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:03:52 PST
Halloween Train http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Train/
Halloween Train - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/3EAD/IV0BLKNH/FZR3EADIV0BLKNH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/3EAD/IV0BLKNH/FZR3EADIV0BLKNH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/3EAD/IV0BLKNH/FZR3EADIV0BLKNH.SMALL.jpg wentworthm This is my first Instructable. I built this train for my son's Halloween costume/ride. He wore the Tiny Pteranodon costume from Dinosaur Train so I thought he obviously needed a train. Let me know what you think of my creation. Make the base frame First step is to build a platform. I decided ...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 18:44:36 PST
The "Rangeless" Control Plug & Play Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Rangeless-Control-Plug-Play-Outlet/
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 23:27:41 PST
Wireless Communication Using Cheap 433MHz RF Modules and Pic Microcontrollers. Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Communication-Using-Cheap-433MHz-RF-Modul-1/
Wireless Communication Using Cheap 433MHz RF Modules and Pic Microcontrollers. Part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/JP7R/IV0ASLWB/F8NJP7RIV0ASLWB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/JP7R/IV0ASLWB/F8NJP7RIV0ASLWB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/JP7R/IV0ASLWB/F8NJP7RIV0ASLWB.SMALL.jpg jorjepan On the first part of this instructable, I demonstrated how to program a PIC12F1822 using MPLAB IDE and XC8 compiler, to send a simple string wirelessly using cheap TX/RX 433MHz modules.The receiver module was connected via a USB to UART TTL cable adapter to a PC, and the data received were displayed...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 12:47:25 PST
Your First Project in Raspberry Pi | LED Blinking http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-First-Project-in-Raspberry-Pi-LED-Blinking/
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 05:28:58 PDT
Tesla Coil Winding: The Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Tesla-Coil-Winding-the-Easy-Way/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 14:31:48 PDT
Vintage Radio to Bluetooth Speaker Simple Electronics Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Radio-to-Bluetooth-Speaker-Simple-Electron/
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 14:33:18 PDT
Third Hand of the Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Third-Hand-of-the-Tripod/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 13:24:44 PST
How To Make a Mini Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mini-Sander/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 09:45:49 PDT
The Ultimate Wire Soldering Guide for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Wire-Soldering-Guide-for-Beginners/
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 09:56:21 PDT
Rechargeable Breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargeable-Breadboard/
Rechargeable Breadboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/3W90/IUYD6Q1X/F1X3W90IUYD6Q1X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/3W90/IUYD6Q1X/F1X3W90IUYD6Q1X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/3W90/IUYD6Q1X/F1X3W90IUYD6Q1X.SMALL.jpg nidalh How to make a cordless breadboard with built in batteryHere is how the final board looks like ... files can find on http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1860585 What do we need ? breadboard lithium battery from old cell phone, lithium charger module , 3.7 v to 5v step up converter Change the SM...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 06:01:00 PDT
Bike Tyre Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Tyre-Speaker/
Bike Tyre Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/BILY/IUSM3ANS/F0MBILYIUSM3ANS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/BILY/IUSM3ANS/F0MBILYIUSM3ANS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/BILY/IUSM3ANS/F0MBILYIUSM3ANS.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce A cool little plug + play speaker made from a rugged mountain bike tyre...and a speaker of course!Designed to look great and to be super simple to make + use. BITS + PIECES [dave clark five] MATERIALSAn old mountain bike tyre - I used a 26x1.9 inch tyreA small speaker 50mm diameter - mine was fro...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 14:39:59 PDT
Doggie Dongle - LED light for your dog's collar http://www.instructables.com/id/Doggie-Dongle-LED-Light-for-Your-Dogs-Collar/
Doggie Dongle - LED light for your dog's collar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/K3SJ/IUSLWM2H/FL4K3SJIUSLWM2H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/K3SJ/IUSLWM2H/FL4K3SJIUSLWM2H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/K3SJ/IUSLWM2H/FL4K3SJIUSLWM2H.SMALL.jpg sncarter We like to take our puppy Nala to the local park or golf course at night for a run around. Even though she is a white dog, she can be hard to see in the dark. You can buy a light for your dog at the local pet store for about $10 and it will work perfectly.This is my attempt to make a homemade one fo...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 16:26:57 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Boombox - Repurpose your old Hi-Fi http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Boombox-Repurpose-Your-Old-Hi-Fi/
DIY Bluetooth Boombox - Repurpose your old Hi-Fi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SMALL.jpg diggoryrush For this project I will be making a bluetooth speaker using secondhand bookshelf speakers. I will go through the design process and all the different stages of construction, this will be a comprehensive guide to building a your very own Hi-Fi quality boombox. You will need:- A pair of bookshelf spe...
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 19:26:39 PDT
BOHA BASS BLUETOOTH SPEAKER http://www.instructables.com/id/BOHA-BASS-BLUETOOTH-SPEAKER/
BOHA BASS BLUETOOTH SPEAKER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/NDNB/IUSM13RR/FHANDNBIUSM13RR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/NDNB/IUSM13RR/FHANDNBIUSM13RR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/NDNB/IUSM13RR/FHANDNBIUSM13RR.SMALL.jpg NizzyAmps OK. So you love bass fishing. And you love music. Wouldn't it be great if you could combine your two greatest passions? Well fear not gentle reader, for this Instructable will show you how to build your very own Big Ole Hairy A$$ (BOHA) Bass Bluetooth Speaker!!Imagine if you will.... Its a lazy Satu...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 06:08:48 PDT
How to Desolder Electronic Components http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Desolder-Electronic-Components/
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 19:59:49 PDT
Setup SCDE RpServer - with Jenkis Traffic light http://www.instructables.com/id/Setup-SCDE-RpServer-With-Jenkis-Traffic-Light/
Setup SCDE RpServer - with Jenkis Traffic light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/MY34/IUSLNZN8/F4VMY34IUSLNZN8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/MY34/IUSLNZN8/F4VMY34IUSLNZN8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/MY34/IUSLNZN8/F4VMY34IUSLNZN8.SMALL.jpg AdamL92 Super Cool development environment (SCDE) is cheap solution for those who don't have money for expensive severs and are tired of reinstalling their OS, wanna test all cool stuff for webdevelopment or just have own private git repository or cool jenkins TraficLight :)let's get started 1. What is SC...
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 12:17:54 PDT
3$ Photography Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Photography-Lightbox/
3$ Photography Lightbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/URGD/IUSLHXGL/FC9URGDIUSLHXGL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/URGD/IUSLHXGL/FC9URGDIUSLHXGL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/URGD/IUSLHXGL/FC9URGDIUSLHXGL.SMALL.jpg arushahuja Make a very cheap lightbox to click high quality pictures! and it costs only 3 dollars! (atleast in my country) Materials and Tools What you need : - A box to enlighten. (Free)- A4 Paper (Free)- Scissors (Free)- Pencil (Free)- Ruler (Free)- Glue stick (Free)- Knife/Something to cut the box (Free)...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:22:31 PDT
Breadboard To Perfboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadboard-to-Perfboard/
Breadboard To Perfboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/U5KN/IUOHZCBA/FZAU5KNIUOHZCBA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/U5KN/IUOHZCBA/FZAU5KNIUOHZCBA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/U5KN/IUOHZCBA/FZAU5KNIUOHZCBA.SMALL.jpg The Soldering Station Sometimes it is easier to get your electronic project working on a breadboard before you start soldering things together. In this tutorial, we will explain how to take your project from the breadboard to a protoboard or perfboard. First make sure you have all the same parts. For example, if your ...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:28:48 PDT
Parts and Crafts DIY Simple Edge-Lit Acrylic Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Parts-and-Crafts-DIY-Simple-Edge-Lit-Acrylic-Sign/
Parts and Crafts DIY Simple Edge-Lit Acrylic Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/IUUE/IUOIB10P/F6GIUUEIUOIB10P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/IUUE/IUOIB10P/F6GIUUEIUOIB10P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/IUUE/IUOIB10P/F6GIUUEIUOIB10P.SMALL.jpg partsandcrafts Parts and Crafts is a non-profit family hackerspace in Somerville Massachusetts. We teach kids to tinker, make and play with electronics, crafts, carpentry, computer programming and more. We've developed a series of projects that can be made by and with kids, using readily available materials and su...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:04:04 PDT
Fixing a bricked Foscam FI9821W - Less than $6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-Bricked-Foscam-FI9821W/
Fixing a bricked Foscam FI9821W - Less than $6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/WMJX/IUOI8SXI/FIIWMJXIUOI8SXI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/WMJX/IUOI8SXI/FIIWMJXIUOI8SXI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/WMJX/IUOI8SXI/FIIWMJXIUOI8SXI.SMALL.jpg mcghan If you have a Foscam FI9821W that failed after you attempted to update the firmware, then you've come to the right place. Mine died a few months back and I finally got around to fixing it, but discovered that the resources were scattered all over the internet in a variety of different languages. So ...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:50:55 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Speaker Under 5$ http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Speaker-Under-5/
DIY Bluetooth Speaker Under 5$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/GBMR/IUOI9BL2/FLLGBMRIUOI9BL2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/GBMR/IUOI9BL2/FLLGBMRIUOI9BL2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/GBMR/IUOI9BL2/FLLGBMRIUOI9BL2.SMALL.jpg bobes360 Today I'll show you how I made this awesome bluetooth speaker for total cost under 5$. It is easy project that you can make with minimal knowledge of electronics and woodworking. Just for you to know : this is not very high quality speaker. It's mainly made from scrap and to be as cheap as possible....
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:36:57 PDT
Adding a Power Switch to your 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Power-Switch-to-Your-3D-Printer/
Adding a Power Switch to your 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/QJOG/IUOI7ILS/F03QJOGIUOI7ILS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/QJOG/IUOI7ILS/F03QJOGIUOI7ILS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/QJOG/IUOI7ILS/F03QJOGIUOI7ILS.SMALL.jpg ash_doge I love my printer. It's been such an invaluable learning tool over the course of it's lifetime, and having it while in school has been awesome. One thing that has bugged me, however, is the lack of an easy way to turn it off and on. I was frustrated that the lack of an easy way to turn my printer ...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:28:38 PDT
Peltier Aluminum Can Fridge http://www.instructables.com/id/Peltier-Aluminum-Can-Fridge/
Peltier Aluminum Can Fridge - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/OVG0/IUORMHVN/F2BOVG0IUORMHVN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/OVG0/IUORMHVN/F2BOVG0IUORMHVN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/OVG0/IUORMHVN/F2BOVG0IUORMHVN.SMALL.jpg postron In this instructable I will show you how to build a small fridge with a peltier cooler. The fridge can cool one aluminium can down to 3 degrees celcius.For this instructable you need the following material : An Arduino - Leonardo Leonardo R3 + USB cable A big heatsink with fans A smaller heatsink ...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:21:49 PDT
Smartphone Controlled Cat Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Controlled-Cat-Laser/
Smartphone Controlled Cat Laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Q0ZH/IUKF1LGW/FVZQ0ZHIUKF1LGW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Q0ZH/IUKF1LGW/FVZQ0ZHIUKF1LGW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Q0ZH/IUKF1LGW/FVZQ0ZHIUKF1LGW.SMALL.jpg Ikkalebob I've been wanting to start exploring the world of microcontrollers and programming for some time now, so I came up with this simple project which uses an app called "Blynk" to allow you to wirelessly control an Arduino board through your wifi. Now obviously the end result isn't the most practical de...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:03:39 PDT
A smart gas valve for home safety http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Gas-Valve-Checker-for-Home-Safety/
A smart gas valve for home safety - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/SL9Y/IUOI0X3A/FF9SL9YIUOI0X3A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/SL9Y/IUOI0X3A/FF9SL9YIUOI0X3A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/SL9Y/IUOI0X3A/FF9SL9YIUOI0X3A.SMALL.jpg Stephen LEE IntroductionThis instructable will cover the basic steps that you need to follow to get started with open sources such as Node-RED, MQTT v3.1, and Watson NodeRED for IBM Bluemix. MQTT(Message Queueing Telemetry Transport) is a Machine-To-Machine(M2M) or Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity protocol...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:04:45 PDT
Flappy Bird on ATtiny85 and OLED Display SSD1306 http://www.instructables.com/id/Flappy-Bird-on-ATtiny85-and-OLED-Display-SSD1306/
Flappy Bird on ATtiny85 and OLED Display SSD1306 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AMKJ/IUKEV6ML/F39AMKJIUKEV6ML.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AMKJ/IUKEV6ML/F39AMKJIUKEV6ML.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AMKJ/IUKEV6ML/F39AMKJIUKEV6ML.SMALL.jpg AlexFW Hey Everyone,Today I'm going to show you a basic flappy bird clone that I created, and how you can go about making a similar game. I'll essentially run through my code with you and explain how it works every step of the way. This game is built to run on an ATtiny85 clocked at 1MHz, with an I2C OLED ...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 15:09:56 PDT
Custom Tube Guitar Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Tube-Guitar-Amp/
Custom Tube Guitar Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/3WYN/IUKEPJT6/FKP3WYNIUKEPJT6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/3WYN/IUKEPJT6/FKP3WYNIUKEPJT6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/3WYN/IUKEPJT6/FKP3WYNIUKEPJT6.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech Have you ever wanted to have the warm tube sound of a guitar, but could not afford a good tube amp? If so, then this instructable is for you. A while back, a friend wanted me to build and sell him a guitar amp, so I found a few tubes and a cool chassis(CD Drive) and started building. The video...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 05:37:04 PDT
Simplest Wireless Electricity Transmission Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-Wireless-Electricity-Transmission-Experim/
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:16:47 PDT
IOT Based Healthcare System for Elderly http://www.instructables.com/id/IOT-Based-Healthcare-System-for-Elderly/
IOT Based Healthcare System for Elderly - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/BG98/IUKETV1V/FNLBG98IUKETV1V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/BG98/IUKETV1V/FNLBG98IUKETV1V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/BG98/IUKETV1V/FNLBG98IUKETV1V.SMALL.jpg sachin0987 According to research, we found that approximately 2000 people died monthly due to the only carelessness of their health. This is because they don‟t have time for themselves and forget about their health management due to a heavy workload. The reason behind to make this project is the growing world ...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 13:12:10 PDT
Powerful burning Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/Powerful-Burning-Laser/
Powerful burning Laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/V1QG/IUIYR84P/F0LV1QGIUIYR84P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/V1QG/IUIYR84P/F0LV1QGIUIYR84P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/V1QG/IUIYR84P/F0LV1QGIUIYR84P.SMALL.jpg How-ToDo Hello today im going to show you how to make a powerful burning laser from DVD-RW, before we begin I must caution that its very powerful thing and can seriously damage your eyes, be careful. Diode First thing first. We need to take off a laser diode from dvd driver, open it, find moving part wit...
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:48:13 PDT
Lego Arcade Game Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Arcade-Game-Box/
Lego Arcade Game Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/TIKC/IUG0POFZ/F99TIKCIUG0POFZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/TIKC/IUG0POFZ/F99TIKCIUG0POFZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/TIKC/IUG0POFZ/F99TIKCIUG0POFZ.SMALL.jpg Goodmornin Hey everyone, this is my first instructable and I'm going to show a way to make a cool Lego display that can be used in a variety of ways. In my case, it hosts arcade games.This project isn't too hard to assemble but it's clean and has endless possibilities in terms of coding after the initial const...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:12:18 PDT
Simple Tesla Coil http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Tesla-Coil/
Simple Tesla Coil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QQQK/IUG0N11O/F58QQQKIUG0N11O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QQQK/IUG0N11O/F58QQQKIUG0N11O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QQQK/IUG0N11O/F58QQQKIUG0N11O.SMALL.jpg How-ToDo Hello! Today I’m going to show you how I build a Tesla coil! Probably you may know this device from computer games, movies or some “music tesla show” whatever they call it. If we ignore the mystique around the Tesla coils, it's just a high-voltage resonance transformer working without a core. So as ...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:18:37 PDT