Instructables: exploring - technology - fun http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:43:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Connect stepper motor to arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-stepper-motor-to-arduino/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:02:18 PDT
Spooky Halloween Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Halloween-Glasses/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:32:45 PDT
How to make a Microscope Without a Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Microscope-Without-a-Lens/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:48:00 PDT
RGB Ghost http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Ghost/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:21:18 PDT
How to make Electro Dough ( conductive and insulated ) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Electro-Dough-conductive-and-insulated/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:50:14 PDT
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-Simon-Says-game-with-DIY-Electro-D/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:29:29 PDT
Static Sound! Make crowds dance with the DIY Speaker! http://www.instructables.com/id/Static-Sound-Make-crowds-dance-with-the-DIY-Speake/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:05:21 PDT
Newton Cradle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Newton-Cradle-Lamp/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:15:37 PDT
DIY Homemade Google Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Google-Glass/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:33:02 PDT
How to use electronic Circut Boards, and other things related http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-electronic-Circut-Boards-and-other-thin/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:50:09 PDT
DIY Arduino LCD shield http://www.instructables.com/id/LiquidCrystal-shield/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:47:34 PDT
Battery powered hand warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-powered-hand-warmer/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 19:35:01 PDT
VB 08 Form Fade http://www.instructables.com/id/VB-08-Form-Fade/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 08:56:23 PDT
Easy DIY Magnetic Stirrer http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Magnetic-Stirrer/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:20:36 PDT
Add A Reg-Key to a VB 2008 APP http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-A-Reg-Key-to-a-VB-2008-APP/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:17:59 PDT
Jampack: a Bluetooth Backpack Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Jampack-a-Bluetooth-Backpack-Speaker/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:35:27 PDT
Simple Raspberry Pi B+ case http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Raspberry-Pi-B-case/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:40:12 PDT
Build Night Boston at the Flagship Computer Clubhouse, Boston Museum of Science http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Night-Boston-at-the-Flagship-Computer-Clubho/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 08:38:31 PDT
CNC Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Laser-Engraver/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 12:36:06 PDT
Party Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Party-Box/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 05:32:47 PDT
Baseball Card Earbud Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Baseball-Card-Earbud-Holder/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 15:12:52 PDT
LED Felt Carrot with Soft Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Felt-Carrot-with-Soft-Circuits/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 10:33:57 PDT
The Ultimate DIY Guide to Quadcopters http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-DIY-Guide-for-Quadcopters-1/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 15:55:13 PDT
Qtechknow Robot Obstacle Course http://www.instructables.com/id/Qtechknow-Robot-Obstacle-Course/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:21:01 PDT
how to make a linear actuator http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-linear-actuator/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:59:06 PDT
Raspberry Pi Powered Bar-top Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PiCade-Bartop-Arcade-Machine-powered-by-/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:25:21 PDT
Making a Pen is Easy and Fun (update) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Pen-is-Easy/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:38:28 PDT
LittleBits Disco Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/LittleBits-Disco-Ball/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:36:41 PDT
Rocket Kit - Beginner Solar Powered + LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocket-Kit-Beginner-Solar-Powered-LED/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:20:13 PDT
555 RGB Rainbow LED Driver (NOT using a 4029) http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Rainbow-LED-Driver-An-Alternative-NOT-done-wit/
555 RGB Rainbow LED Driver (NOT using a 4029) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/RYOQ/HYZX8683/FCDRYOQHYZX8683.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/RYOQ/HYZX8683/FCDRYOQHYZX8683.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/RYOQ/HYZX8683/FCDRYOQHYZX8683.SMALL.gif A_Teacher | A_Teacher |Ok, so as far as I can tell, this is a unique brand NEW design. The project is in a few contests on instructables at the moment, if you like what I have made, please Vote for it.Calling all Space Cadets: As a way of motivating folks to make the project, I am currently giving away a ...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 04:48:27 PDT
Bucking Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Bucking-Battery/
Bucking Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/SMIS/HYTIYS7B/FZJSMISHYTIYS7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/SMIS/HYTIYS7B/FZJSMISHYTIYS7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/SMIS/HYTIYS7B/FZJSMISHYTIYS7B.SMALL.jpg Collin Chidiac Using a couple of components you can build yourself a bucking 9v battery toy easy and fun! Get materials For this project you will need1 9v battery1 Switch1 motorSome 18 gauge wireHot glue gun Building Glue your motor to your battery with the wires pointing up as to allow easy access. Attach...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:19:48 PDT
Internet-Controlled RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Controlled-RC-Car/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:12:56 PDT
Milk + Soap = Awesome Reaction http://www.instructables.com/id/Milk-Soap-Awesome-Reaction/
Milk + Soap = Awesome Reaction - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/UH9R/HYPNXEZS/FOTUH9RHYPNXEZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/UH9R/HYPNXEZS/FOTUH9RHYPNXEZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/UH9R/HYPNXEZS/FOTUH9RHYPNXEZS.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog Great fun for kids and adults! Minimal set up and clean up makes this at home science / art project a real winner. When you're done reading this instructable feel free to check out more of my how-to, life hack and DIY videos and articles by visiting my YouTube channel or website.YouTube channel: www...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:26:17 PDT
simple robot http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-robot-1/
simple robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/JJY1/HYO8FU9H/FBRJJY1HYO8FU9H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/JJY1/HYO8FU9H/FBRJJY1HYO8FU9H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/JJY1/HYO8FU9H/FBRJJY1HYO8FU9H.SMALL.jpg robobot3112 I had a gh-311rt ultrasonic sensor which did not have a datasheet. So i ran it with a ping))) program. You can easily try it with the cheapest 3 pin sensor . No need to go after ping))) Get the stuff here is what you need.1x Gh 311-rt sensor (if you have ping))) use it.If you have hc sr04 modulat...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 05:49:30 PDT
Strip A Wire With... Dental Floss? http://www.instructables.com/id/Strip-A-Wire-Life-Hack/
Strip A Wire With... Dental Floss? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/5RX9/HYJ3V4TH/FTD5RX9HYJ3V4TH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/5RX9/HYJ3V4TH/FTD5RX9HYJ3V4TH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/5RX9/HYJ3V4TH/FTD5RX9HYJ3V4TH.SMALL.jpg turtleson Strip a wire without wire strippers... With dental floss? This is my first instructable :) I got this idea because I was trying to find a way to strip my wires, but there was nothing on the internet, so I came up with a somewhat clever way to strip the ends of wire. remember to vote! Getting The R...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 19:27:22 PDT
Flashing LED Railroad Lights made with 555 timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashing-LED-Railroad-Lights-made-with-555-timer/
Flashing LED Railroad Lights made with 555 timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/KKST/HYHGHT6N/F52KKSTHYHGHT6N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/KKST/HYHGHT6N/F52KKSTHYHGHT6N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/KKST/HYHGHT6N/F52KKSTHYHGHT6N.SMALL.jpg iburntmyhandwhilesoldering Hey there this is a small circuit i put together with a 555 timer, a few LEDS,some resistors and capacitors.Check it out, Build it and tell me if it works.Thanks! Get the parts!!1 A word of caution:This project is not for people with photosensitive epilepsy.Thank you.Parts Required:R1 and R4: 470...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 05:02:09 PDT
Does LESS Oxidizer Equal Better Reaction(S..?) http://www.instructables.com/id/Does-LESS-Oxidizer-Equal-Better-ReactionS/
Does LESS Oxidizer Equal Better Reaction(S..?) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/PUQG/HYFNWZK1/F3VPUQGHYFNWZK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/PUQG/HYFNWZK1/F3VPUQGHYFNWZK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/PUQG/HYFNWZK1/F3VPUQGHYFNWZK1.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan "Does More Oxidizer" Video: (http://youtu.be/87DGt7hoVjA) In this video I will test out a powder composition of 10 parts Dark Al : 1 Part Potassium Chlorate, and 15 Parts Dark Al : 1 Part Potassium Chlorate. Also I will demonstrate for comparison a normal flash powder composition of 1 Part(s) Dark ...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 06:56:52 PDT
How to DIY Claw crane Arduino-compatible Robot ? http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeblock-Crane-Machine/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 05:15:05 PDT
How to make a RC Air Boat for videoing and fun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-RC-Air-Boat-for-videoing-and-fun/
How to make a RC Air Boat for videoing and fun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SMALL.jpg th3_jungle_inv3ntor Hi. When I don't have much going on and I have a little time to spend, I like coming up with something fun. Thus the JUNGLE AIR BOAT! This was my first try with a remote control air boat. I wanted something simple to make, something that wouldn't cost me anything, and something that was stable and s...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:06:52 PDT
Fun Profile Picture http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Profile-Picture/
Fun Profile Picture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/3ONV/HY3Z8XOP/FXO3ONVHY3Z8XOP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/3ONV/HY3Z8XOP/FXO3ONVHY3Z8XOP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/3ONV/HY3Z8XOP/FXO3ONVHY3Z8XOP.SMALL.jpg pizzidave So this came up because I wanted a fun profile pic. I decided to do this becuase I saw a collage feature for 25 pictures and was trying figure what to do with it, this is the result. I am actually doing two collages, I will be combining them to make one photo, which I will name "Fifty Shades of Dave...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 10:44:24 PDT
How to create your very own DIY Instrument Plane! InstruPlane!! Create your own music tape to play on DIY Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-your-very-own-DIY-Instrument-Plane-I/
How to create your very own DIY Instrument Plane! InstruPlane!! Create your own music tape to play on DIY Instrument - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/R180/HXVR31XQ/FICR180HXVR31XQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/R180/HXVR31XQ/FICR180HXVR31XQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/R180/HXVR31XQ/FICR180HXVR31XQ.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus How to do it?Tools:Foam Board, Bottle cap, clear film, electrical tape, cutting mat, Pencil, blade, ruler, something sharp to pierce holes, sticky pads, two nuts an bolts and some washers.Step 1. Cut out your aeroplane shape from foamboard and use the sticky pads to stick it on to the back of your ...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:22:57 PDT
Make your own little clog out of conductive dough! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-little-clog-out-of-conductive-dough/
Make your own little clog out of conductive dough! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/1B0J/HXVR32IK/FCC1B0JHXVR32IK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/1B0J/HXVR32IK/FCC1B0JHXVR32IK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/1B0J/HXVR32IK/FCC1B0JHXVR32IK.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus 1. Make your own little Clog out of conductive dough :)2. Make some holes in your character 3. Put some insulating dough at the bottom of each hole 4. Build up some conductive walls around the holes (this makes the game more difficult!) 5. Now make the little conductive 'bugs' to take out of Clog ...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:12:23 PDT
Arduino Controlled Lego Lighthouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Lego-Lighthouse/
Arduino Controlled Lego Lighthouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/E654/HYLDJZKR/FORE654HYLDJZKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/E654/HYLDJZKR/FORE654HYLDJZKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/E654/HYLDJZKR/FORE654HYLDJZKR.SMALL.jpg yoda333 Lighthouses have been guiding boats to safety for thousands of years. One of the earliest and most notable of these was the Pharos of Alexandria. This huge structure stood for nearly two thousand years. When deciding on a lego project, I wanted to build something practical, yet at the same tim...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:14:01 PDT
Those Aren't My Berries http://www.instructables.com/id/Those-Arent-My-Berries/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 19:03:43 PDT
Lightning / Firefly Bugs Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightning-Firefly-Bugs-Jar/
Lightning / Firefly Bugs Jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/8L1B/HXDPG13Z/F5S8L1BHXDPG13Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/8L1B/HXDPG13Z/F5S8L1BHXDPG13Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/8L1B/HXDPG13Z/F5S8L1BHXDPG13Z.SMALL.jpg RobSmithDev I was invited to help a local charity put on an event to raise some money, The theme was sunset beach, and this summoned images of beautiful skys and lighting bugs / firefly's. I know several people have created firefly jars before but I wanted something simple. I needed to make 8 of these jars, ...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 14:34:09 PDT
Adaptable lego phone case http://www.instructables.com/id/Adaptable-lego-phone-case/
Adaptable lego phone case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/9S41/HXDEBKQH/FYD9S41HXDEBKQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/9S41/HXDEBKQH/FYD9S41HXDEBKQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/9S41/HXDEBKQH/FYD9S41HXDEBKQH.SMALL.jpg zepherocity this cool and functional lego case is not only awesome but also insanely funny Get the pieces I have so many legos it was hard to find the right ones. the picture at the top shows the legos you need. the sweet thing about this is you can change the design to fit all phones. Assembly of the but...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 10:22:22 PDT
3D Printable Flash Light http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printable-Flash-Light/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 09:37:42 PDT
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) http://www.instructables.com/id/R-Pi-control-Android-iPhone-via-OSC/
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/HMYR/HXCCLU1U/FJJHMYRHXCCLU1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/HMYR/HXCCLU1U/FJJHMYRHXCCLU1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/HMYR/HXCCLU1U/FJJHMYRHXCCLU1U.SMALL.jpg 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 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Altoids-Flashlight/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 06:17:31 PDT
7 things we learnt building the sugru Rainbow Gatling Water Pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugrus-Rainbow-Gatling-Water-Pistol/
7 things we learnt building the sugru Rainbow Gatling Water Pistol - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/9H80/HX1ISIBK/FMY9H80HX1ISIBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/9H80/HX1ISIBK/FMY9H80HX1ISIBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/9H80/HX1ISIBK/FMY9H80HX1ISIBK.SMALL.jpg projectsugru We love testing the limits of what sugru can do. Our engineering and material teams are always cooking up new ways to flex, stick and stretch sugru, to test just how much it can take. They doggedly pursue excellence, care deeply about every last detail.Then it gets hot outside and they start dreamin...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:45:41 PDT