Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - solder - easy Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:16:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel
Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> Yonatan24 In this Instructable, I will show you how to make your own 70W "Spectrum Balanced" LED Panel. It features a homemade wooden articulating arm, which consists of several different segments, and has 5 degrees of freedom, meaning that it can tilt, twist, swivel, and adjust to pretty much every possible ...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:42:47 PDT
My On The Go Electronics Kit
My On The Go Electronics Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> coolguy74 There are so many times when you are on the go and have to fix something you have. This small, portable kit allows you to fix anything or make anything easily away from home. Organizing the kit I organized my kit into 7 sections with one section 3 boxes long for some longer items. Here are t...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 17:31:27 PDT
Make Your Own Microphone!
Make Your Own Microphone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> ultra rc IntroFor a while now my audio has been less than satisfactory, so I decided to do something about it. And this is the result of that. It uses cheap parts and requires very little skill to make. I have put together a video for how to make it which you can watch at the top of the page. or you can cli...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 06:50:50 PDT
Simple Bi-directional Switch
Simple Bi-directional Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> WorkshopWizard Have you ever needed a simple way to control the direction that a DC motor rotates at the flick of a switch? Ever been daunted by complicated circuitry or don't have the equipment to make PCB's? Well you've come to the right place! Today you will learn how to make a super simple switch that will con...
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 02:42:27 PST
WAVE - The World's Best Soldering Vise! (PCB Helping Hands)
WAVE - The World's Best Soldering Vise! (PCB Helping Hands) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Yonatan24 WAVE is probably the weirdest Helping Hands device you've ever seen. Why is it called "WAVE"? Because it is a Helping-Hands device that was built out of Microwave parts!But the fact that WAVE looks weird, Doesn't mean that it can't be the best homemade "Helping-Hands for Soldering" device ever, Here...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 00:02:56 PST
Micro dark activated switch
Micro dark activated switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> BlondeJamesDean At just 10mm x 10mm, this is quite possibly one of the smallest light sensitive switches you will ever find!At last, a great replacement for LDR circuits. Welcome to the future!!! You will need: Bare PCBScalpelSolderFluxSoldering IronSMT 81k 0603 resistorSMT 0603 100n CapacitorSMT 3904 NPN Transi...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:41:11 PST
Physical USB Drive protection
Physical USB Drive protection - More DIY How To Projects]]> Giedow Hey Instructables,Recently my USB drive was stolen, fortunately everything was backed up.It got me thinking, what if there was sensitive data on it? Or top secret government files? That is when I came up with this, an USB drive with an physical data lock. With a few switches the no one would be able...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 16:22:05 PST
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC)
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Greg0reo To start off this project I would like to explain how all this will work. We will be using a form of communication called OSC (Open Sound Control) and an app called "TouchOSC" which is available on the Google Play and Apple app store, along with pyOSC. What we will do is the following:- Create a sui...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:04:26 PDT
DIY Altoids Flashlight
DIY Altoids Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> Constructed For this project, I made a Tiny Powerful flashlight inside of a altoids mini tin. I decided to make this project, because Where I live, it gets pretty dark at night. With almost no light it can be very easy to injure yourself or others. This caused me to make a super bright, portable, tiny pocket fl...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 06:17:31 PDT
Mintyboost on the Cheap!
Mintyboost on the Cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> blrplt1 While Ladyada's Mintyboost design is great, there is a cheaper and much easier way to build one- with Sparkfun!If you'd like to save a few bucks and skip assembling a board, a quick trip to Sparkfun can net an already assembled equivalent of the original Mintyboost.By the way, please use what you sa...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2009 20:32:37 PDT
A Simple Solution To The Infamous Helping Hand's Problem
A Simple Solution To The Infamous Helping Hand's Problem - More DIY How To Projects]]> acaz93 Recently , i bought one of those cheapy helping hands , and i started to note that the "hands " were wearing off , So i tried to found a clever ( and Cheap Of course ) Solution to this small problem The Problem Is This : The Set Screw Was Crushing The Old Aligator Clips And Guess what , ??I FOUND Th...
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Fri, 23 Nov 2007 22:01:49 PST
MiniPOV3 Kit
MiniPOV3 Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> MAKEkits This is an inexpensive Persistence of Vision (POV) toy, which is designed for beginners in electronics. You swing this little thing around to reveal a customizable message or image through it's 8 red LEDs. It has 4 holes for mounting on bikes, fans, and anything else that swings around. You can purc...
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Sat, 24 Mar 2007 21:56:01 PDT
Game of Life Kit
Game of Life Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> MAKEkits The Game of Life Boards are a scalable platform for cellular automata visualizations. Each board contains 16 LEDs in a 4x4 grid, a microcontroller, and a communications and power distribution network. With the available firmware, they execute Conway's Game of Life. Boards can act alone, or can be pl...
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Fri, 23 Mar 2007 16:53:53 PDT