Instructables: exploring - technology - fun http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:03:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 RPI Minetest Server 4.15 http://www.instructables.com/id/RPI-Minetest-Server-415/
RPI Minetest Server 4.15 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/Y9HT/J0COWJER/F8FY9HTJ0COWJER.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/Y9HT/J0COWJER/F8FY9HTJ0COWJER.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/Y9HT/J0COWJER/F8FY9HTJ0COWJER.SMALL.jpg snowdrop1101 This is the very first SIMPLIFIED 1-2-3 step styled tutorial on how to start a Minetest server 4.15 on the Raspberry Pi!INFO: Minetest is a open-source Minecraft inspired game that is based largely on mods. (Mods=plugins for you MC fans!) I know from personal experience that starting a Minetest serv...
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Sat, 18 Mar 2017 04:22:13 PDT
GSR Exposer http://www.instructables.com/id/GSR-Exposer/
GSR Exposer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/K77I/J0ID5ATG/FJLK77IJ0ID5ATG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/K77I/J0ID5ATG/FJLK77IJ0ID5ATG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/K77I/J0ID5ATG/FJLK77IJ0ID5ATG.SMALL.jpg farzin585 Your siblings might have eaten your Thin Mints and they all claim they didn’t, but you are sure one of them did. A real lie detector can cost a lot of money and would not be practical for only situation like this. This DIY arduino polygraph costs less than $25 and is easy to use and you can find ...
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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 08:01:31 PDT
How to Build the World's Most Simple Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-the-Worlds-Most-Simple-Robot/
How to Build the World's Most Simple Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/8MUY/J0486JAL/FWN8MUYJ0486JAL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/8MUY/J0486JAL/FWN8MUYJ0486JAL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/8MUY/J0486JAL/FWN8MUYJ0486JAL.SMALL.jpg spencerkrause Robotics is an intimidating field. To really be good at it, one must possess an above-average understanding of physics, computer science, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, systems engineering, and advanced mathematics. But what if you only have some, or worse yet none, of that knowledg...
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 03:41:47 PST
Be Still My Beating LittleBits Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Be-Still-My-Beating-LittleBits-Heart/
Be Still My Beating LittleBits Heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/1BBO/IZT6SA81/FM11BBOIZT6SA81.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/1BBO/IZT6SA81/FM11BBOIZT6SA81.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/1BBO/IZT6SA81/FM11BBOIZT6SA81.SMALL.jpg FabLabLondon1 Show your significant other when you are thinking of them by sending a text, causing their littlebits heart to flutter. Or just express your love for electronics.Things you need:Littlebits: USB power, USB power cable and plug, cloudbit, leds, timeout, pulse, sequencer, envelope, mounting boardPaper/...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 09:56:27 PST
Pretty Arduino WiFi Strength Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Arduino-WiFi-Strength-Display/
Pretty Arduino WiFi Strength Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/92L9/IZT6QBB5/FGK92L9IZT6QBB5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/92L9/IZT6QBB5/FGK92L9IZT6QBB5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/92L9/IZT6QBB5/FGK92L9IZT6QBB5.SMALL.jpg EdjeD Want to know how strong a connection you have to your Wifi? With this instructable, you can create a nice looking wifi strength display that will show you just that.NO prior coding knowledge is requiredNO prior wiring/electronics knowledge is required (though it could prove useful)Some pictures of t...
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 23:41:42 PST
Game Show Controller 1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Show-Controller-10/
Game Show Controller 1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/Z8AM/IZT6KFPM/FK9Z8AMIZT6KFPM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/Z8AM/IZT6KFPM/FK9Z8AMIZT6KFPM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/Z8AM/IZT6KFPM/FK9Z8AMIZT6KFPM.SMALL.jpg JScottMO I teach at the University of Missouri, and I wanted a method to add some "Gamification" to my exam review exercises. There is a lot of evidence and research that using a game in class can help with student learning (it activates different pathways in the brain (social, reward, motor-sensory, etc.). ...
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 22:08:45 PST
How to Make an Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Arduino-Robot/
How to Make an Arduino Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/SUDT/IZT6E74B/F6TSUDTIZT6E74B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/SUDT/IZT6E74B/F6TSUDTIZT6E74B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/SUDT/IZT6E74B/F6TSUDTIZT6E74B.SMALL.jpg BlueStarLight In order to make this you need the Arduino kit which is called the Arduino Robot (really simple name). It might be really pricey because it ranges from $300 to $400. And if you want to use the instructions online or in the kit go ahead but this is my way of making it. Step 1: Getting to Know the ...
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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 19:55:56 PST
How to Design a Fidget Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-a-Fidget-Spinner/
How to Design a Fidget Spinner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/VFGD/IZQA539W/FUMVFGDIZQA539W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/VFGD/IZQA539W/FUMVFGDIZQA539W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/VFGD/IZQA539W/FUMVFGDIZQA539W.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON There's no shortage of fidget spinners on the internet, but here's an instructable to show you how to design your own in Fusion 360. I'll be leading 3 new webinar classes related to this, and two new projects that I'll be posting soon. In these webinars, you will learn more Fusion 360 features like ...
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 07:31:53 PST
DIY Headphones!!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Headphones/
DIY Headphones!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/NY7C/IZ6D3E2D/FBBNY7CIZ6D3E2D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/NY7C/IZ6D3E2D/FBBNY7CIZ6D3E2D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/NY7C/IZ6D3E2D/FBBNY7CIZ6D3E2D.SMALL.jpg mohammad_akram MATERIALS LIST 6 Neodymium Magnets (3 for each ear) WHERE TO FIND? Home Depot Product Name:Master Magnetics 1/2 in. Neodymium Rare-Earth Magnet Discs (6 per Pack) Price: $3.98Link To Product: Click Here Link Doesn’t Work? DIRECT LINK HERE: http://www.homedepot.com/p/MASTER-MAGNETICS-1-2-i...28 Amer...
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 04:20:32 PST
How to make a flight simulator game in less then 15 minutes! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Flight-Simulator-Game-in-Less-Then-1/
How to make a flight simulator game in less then 15 minutes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/T9UW/IZ6DHEI5/FW3T9UWIZ6DHEI5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/T9UW/IZ6DHEI5/FW3T9UWIZ6DHEI5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/T9UW/IZ6DHEI5/FW3T9UWIZ6DHEI5.SMALL.jpg RickyD33 I think its time everyone deserves abit of fun and time of program development, so how does a flight simulator game sound? :D Prerequisites and guide This is another guide, this ones abit different to the ones i usually make, this one is a game, its a flight simulator, completely 3D, build in 12 ...
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 04:27:49 PST
Mad Scientist Extension Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/Mad-Scientist-Extension-Cord/
Mad Scientist Extension Cord - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/6AE9/IZ6CSR87/F5K6AE9IZ6CSR87.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/6AE9/IZ6CSR87/F5K6AE9IZ6CSR87.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/6AE9/IZ6CSR87/F5K6AE9IZ6CSR87.SMALL.jpg randofo The Mad Scientist Extension Cord uses a monster movie style knife switch to turn power to the extension cord on and off. I like using it to turn my Jacob's Ladder on and off. This whole setup consists of a heavy duty 3PDT knife switch and 18 AWG 3 conductor fabric wire that is rated for up to 5A of ...
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:45:53 PST
What's the Weather Tomorrow?- With LittleBits http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-the-Weather-Tomorrow-With-LittleBits/
What's the Weather Tomorrow?- With LittleBits - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/RFNF/IZ6D65EI/FYHRFNFIZ6D65EI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/RFNF/IZ6D65EI/FYHRFNFIZ6D65EI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/RFNF/IZ6D65EI/FYHRFNFIZ6D65EI.SMALL.jpg FabLabLondon1 This simple internet connected device uses the cloudbit by LittleBits to fetch the weather forecast for tomorrow. It lights up the sun or raincloud accordingly to remind you! What you need: Littlebits: USB power, USB power cable and plug, cloudbit, 2 long led (or other led bits with wires) , mountin...
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:36:59 PST
Hotshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Hotshot/
Hotshot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/9A5M/IZ6D59JV/FWT9A5MIZ6D59JV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/9A5M/IZ6D59JV/FWT9A5MIZ6D59JV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/9A5M/IZ6D59JV/FWT9A5MIZ6D59JV.SMALL.jpg 1707399 Become educate and have a good time by creating this activity. You will learn about Arduino programming, improve your electronics skill, and practice your shooting skills. Materials and Tools Collect these materials: 2 breadboards5 LEDsat least 12 wiresa pushbutton330 Ω resistor1000 Ω resistor1...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 20:26:43 PST
Large Light up Flexagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Light-Up-Flexagon/
Large Light up Flexagon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZLB5/IZ6BJ6S3/FADZLB5IZ6BJ6S3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZLB5/IZ6BJ6S3/FADZLB5IZ6BJ6S3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZLB5/IZ6BJ6S3/FADZLB5IZ6BJ6S3.SMALL.jpg Barry Neeson IT'S MY 50th INSTRUCTABLE!And for it i wanted to Do something special. So, in this instructable I am taking the large flexagon up a level and making it illuminated. Originally I had hoped to enter this into the make it glow competition but it had a few set backs. these have been ironed out now and I...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:32:33 PST
Secret Drawer Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Drawer-Lock-1/
Secret Drawer Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/TYH7/IZ6BKT6A/FJSTYH7IZ6BKT6A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/TYH7/IZ6BKT6A/FJSTYH7IZ6BKT6A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/TYH7/IZ6BKT6A/FJSTYH7IZ6BKT6A.SMALL.jpg randofo The Secret Drawer Lock provides invisible high tech security to a dresser, or cabinet drawer. It uses a spring-loaded solenoid lock mechanism that is powered when a reed (magnet) switch is activated. It is very simple to build and rather effective. It uses a battery to power the lock mechanism, but ...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:54:24 PST
DIY Guitar Pedal http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Guitar-Pedal/
DIY Guitar Pedal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/SNWA/IYYTD8XZ/FKPSNWAIYYTD8XZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/SNWA/IYYTD8XZ/FKPSNWAIYYTD8XZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/SNWA/IYYTD8XZ/FKPSNWAIYYTD8XZ.SMALL.jpg randofo Making a DIY guitar fuzz pedal is a fun and easy electronics weekend project for hobbyists and guitarists alike. Making a classic fuzz pedal is much easier than you think. It just uses two transistors and a handful of other components. Aside from sharing the schematic, throughout this project I will...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 13:31:04 PST
How to Disc Swap on PS1 (or PSX) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Disc-Swap-on-PS1-or-PSX/
How to Disc Swap on PS1 (or PSX) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/R805/IYYT6PE7/FE5R805IYYT6PE7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/R805/IYYT6PE7/FE5R805IYYT6PE7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/R805/IYYT6PE7/FE5R805IYYT6PE7.SMALL.jpg TreyC19 This will show you a step by step process on how to Swap Discs on Ps1 (Or PSX)this is quite difficult. if you have problems, visit this website http://www.angelfire.com/ca/PlaystationHouse/SwapTrick.html Get Any PS1 Game (depending on your country on the PS1) (Mine is NTSC) Get a NTSC PS1 Game de...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 20:10:12 PST
Arduino Game "NIM" http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Game-NIM/
Arduino Game "NIM" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6YHK/IYYSYX7F/F9N6YHKIYYSYX7F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6YHK/IYYSYX7F/F9N6YHKIYYSYX7F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6YHK/IYYSYX7F/F9N6YHKIYYSYX7F.SMALL.jpg Dzefri I got my inspiration form the game Dr.Nim which is plastic toy with mechanism, but it works same as Nim.Nim is a game with 12 balls, If is your turn you can pick 1,2 or 3 balls and then your opponent plays. The winner is the one who takes the last one.If you want to learn more about Dr.Nim you can c...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 18:36:36 PST
Easy Jacob's Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Jacobs-Ladder/
Easy Jacob's Ladder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/UH9Y/IYOQP08H/FI8UH9YIYOQP08H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/UH9Y/IYOQP08H/FI8UH9YIYOQP08H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/UH9Y/IYOQP08H/FI8UH9YIYOQP08H.SMALL.jpg randofo A Jacob's Ladder visualizes electricity by creating a plasma arc that lets you view electricity itself. This project uses exceptionally high voltages and is very dangerous, and should only be done by people confident in what they are doing and who are not working alone.This Jacob's Ladder is made wi...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 11:47:56 PST
PVC Submarine http://www.instructables.com/id/BTS-Enigma-Submarine/
PVC Submarine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/JA0C/IYNLM7NV/FD9JA0CIYNLM7NV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/JA0C/IYNLM7NV/FD9JA0CIYNLM7NV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/JA0C/IYNLM7NV/FD9JA0CIYNLM7NV.SMALL.jpg JTaitel These instructions are used to create a PVC pipe ROV submersible. This submarine is designed to be neutrally buoyant and retrieve objects from the bottom of a pool. There is a hook and a magnet to pick up washers and rings from the pool. Gather your materials Materials list: 8 - ½ “3 way pvc elb...
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Thu, 2 Feb 2017 04:22:45 PST
BTS- the Spunky Monkeys Submarine http://www.instructables.com/id/BTS-the-Spunky-Monkeys-Submarine/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2017 04:22:05 PST
PVC Submarine http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Submersible/
PVC Submarine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/VQ3B/IYNLO3LI/F1JVQ3BIYNLO3LI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/VQ3B/IYNLO3LI/F1JVQ3BIYNLO3LI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/VQ3B/IYNLO3LI/F1JVQ3BIYNLO3LI.SMALL.jpg mark.brubaker.1 In this instructable we will be building a submersible. When finished you should have a submersible with motors and electronics to control it. It should be able to go up and down and turn left and right in a pool.You will need the following:3x Motors3x Motor casing1x Magnet 10’ PVC pipe4x PVC El...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 12:53:47 PST
How to Make a Wireless Charger for Smart Phone! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wireless-Charger-for-Smart-Phone/
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 13:48:31 PST
128x64 OLED display with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/128x64-OLED-Display-With-Arduino/
128x64 OLED display with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/D7UO/IYGFFR0L/FF8D7UOIYGFFR0L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/D7UO/IYGFFR0L/FF8D7UOIYGFFR0L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/D7UO/IYGFFR0L/FF8D7UOIYGFFR0L.SMALL.jpg JTronix Hello!Today I will be teaching you how to interface a 128x64 display with Arduino! Parts Components you will need:Arduino Board (i used a nano v3)128x64 Dis...
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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 13:48:00 PST
Voodoo Shooter (Project Billy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Voodoo-Shooter-Project-Billy/
Voodoo Shooter (Project Billy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/S0TR/IYEQ4QA3/F22S0TRIYEQ4QA3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/S0TR/IYEQ4QA3/F22S0TRIYEQ4QA3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/S0TR/IYEQ4QA3/F22S0TRIYEQ4QA3.SMALL.jpg geniusatschool Ever wanted to move a little voodoo doll and actually see things happen? You can now make it for yourself.This instructable shows how to use an Arduino along with the program Processing and a handmade doll to play a little shooter using a voodoo doll as a controller. What you'll need: An Arduino ...
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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 11:35:17 PST
Programmable RGB Mood Light - Attiny85 http://www.instructables.com/id/Programmable-RGB-Mood-Light-Attiny85/
Programmable RGB Mood Light - Attiny85 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/78UP/IYAMTURI/F2N78UPIYAMTURI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/78UP/IYAMTURI/F2N78UPIYAMTURI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/78UP/IYAMTURI/F2N78UPIYAMTURI.SMALL.jpg Svinska013 Welcome to my first instructables page. A year ago I got introduced to the wonderful world of Arduino and electronics. I have learned a lot from this site and this seems a great place to show my projects. I hope you find this project entertaining and helpful. I'm eager to know what you think. Let me...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:33:53 PST
Sunrise Alarm Clock (Simple Arduino Project)) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunrise-Alarm-Clock-Simple-Arduino-Project/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:27:37 PST
New Bright R/C Chargers Easy Battery Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Bright-RC-Chargers-Easy-Battery-Upgrade/
New Bright R/C Chargers Easy Battery Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/ERIU/IY4Q9GSI/F5KERIUIY4Q9GSI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/ERIU/IY4Q9GSI/F5KERIUIY4Q9GSI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/ERIU/IY4Q9GSI/F5KERIUIY4Q9GSI.SMALL.jpg BenjaminP90 I searched all over the internet for instructions on how to modify these awesome little R/C cars from New Bright. Most responses on various hobby forums were, "Spend $50 for a real hobby car, otherwise enjoy it for what it is." And also, "Don't expect much for $25. Especially from New Bright." I als...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:07:47 PST
Scrolling text on a 8x8 LED matrix using an Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrolling-Text-on-a-8x8-LED-Matrix-Using-an-Arduin/
Scrolling text on a 8x8 LED matrix using an Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/R5N4/IXUS6URC/FW3R5N4IXUS6URC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/R5N4/IXUS6URC/FW3R5N4IXUS6URC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/R5N4/IXUS6URC/FW3R5N4IXUS6URC.SMALL.jpg CarterW16 This instructable will explain how to scroll text on an 8x8 matrix Materials Arduino UNO1 or more MAX7219 matrix modules5 wiresSolderless breadboard Wiring Connect the 5V on the arduino to VCC on the matrix Connect the GND to the GND Connect input10 to CS Connect input11 to DIN Connect inpo...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 07:21:18 PST
Infinity Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror/
Infinity Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/T5LP/IXUPZL5U/FELT5LPIXUPZL5U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/T5LP/IXUPZL5U/FELT5LPIXUPZL5U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/T5LP/IXUPZL5U/FELT5LPIXUPZL5U.SMALL.jpg FrederickM17 After looking around for a fun project to do for my electronics class I soon found the idea of making an infinity mirror so I decided to make one. Materials needed: A lot of cardboard. Black spray paint. Led strip: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00B2F3KDQ/ref=... Mirror film: https://www.a...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:23:47 PST
How to:2 button 2 different led sequences http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To2-Button-2-Different-Led-Sequences/
How to:2 button 2 different led sequences - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/37HN/IXLAO7XH/FPX37HNIXLAO7XH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/37HN/IXLAO7XH/FPX37HNIXLAO7XH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/37HN/IXLAO7XH/FPX37HNIXLAO7XH.SMALL.jpg alexb369 THIS IS A CODE IN WHICH HAS 2 DIFFERENT LED SEQUENCES FOR TWO SEPARTE BUTTONS! ENJOY!!! XD Hardware Required (12) light emitting diodes [leds]- divided into 4 sets of 3 with different colors(2) 10k resistors(2) momentary button switches [4 pins](1) Arduino uno R3(1) solderless bread board(1) usb ...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 11:51:29 PST
Light Up Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Scarf/
Light Up Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/MTY2/IXLAESSF/FCEMTY2IXLAESSF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/MTY2/IXLAESSF/FCEMTY2IXLAESSF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/MTY2/IXLAESSF/FCEMTY2IXLAESSF.SMALL.jpg emilydaub I was looking for something that I could wear to a festival of light parade around Christmas - So I created this light up scarf! It was perfect that night to keep away the chill, and also works as a perfect winter night-biking visibility accessory. Light Up Scarf: Gather Your Materials & Tools M...
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 15:36:38 PST
Simple and cheap phone controlled fireworks igniter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Cheap-Phone-Controlled-Fireworks-Ignite/
Simple and cheap phone controlled fireworks igniter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F44/9EJD/IXUSEQJB/F449EJDIXUSEQJB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F44/9EJD/IXUSEQJB/F449EJDIXUSEQJB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F44/9EJD/IXUSEQJB/F449EJDIXUSEQJB.SMALL.jpg danionescu What is this and how does it work? This is a project for beginners in which we'll be lighting fireworks using our bluetooth enabled phone.The phone will trigger the firing event, the listening bluetooth module (HC-05) will communicate that to an arduino, and the arduino itself will trigger a relay...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 13:42:14 PST
Make Green Fire at Home! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Green-Fire-at-Home/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 17:04:09 PST
Alligator Helping Hands for Soldering http://www.instructables.com/id/Alligator-Helping-Hands-for-Soldering/
Alligator Helping Hands for Soldering - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F23/NMJQ/IXAQ1YR3/F23NMJQIXAQ1YR3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F23/NMJQ/IXAQ1YR3/F23NMJQIXAQ1YR3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F23/NMJQ/IXAQ1YR3/F23NMJQIXAQ1YR3.SMALL.jpg Gaming Hawk The worse thing about soldering is trying to hold your wires or circuit board in place to solder it. Well this simple Helping hands unit is the best solution. Wood bace You will need a small piece of wood about 1" thick and cut it to however big you want your work station. All you have to do is...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 16:43:43 PST
How To: Concentrate Rubbing Alcohol With Table Salt! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Concentrate-Rubbing-Alcohol-With-Table-Salt/
How To: Concentrate Rubbing Alcohol With Table Salt! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/62AW/IXAQ2QV0/FDT62AWIXAQ2QV0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/62AW/IXAQ2QV0/FDT62AWIXAQ2QV0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/62AW/IXAQ2QV0/FDT62AWIXAQ2QV0.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan In this video I will show you how to concentrate rubbing alcohol with nothing more than Non-Iodized Table Salt and a Jar. This process is very simple and In the above video I will go into the process, why it happens and a few safety precautions. I also will show you quite a neat trick on how to tel...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 07:50:50 PST
VR glasses out of plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/VR-Glasses-Out-of-Plywood/
VR glasses out of plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/VJQ7/IWWFT47I/FJKVJQ7IWWFT47I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/VJQ7/IWWFT47I/FJKVJQ7IWWFT47I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/VJQ7/IWWFT47I/FJKVJQ7IWWFT47I.SMALL.jpg emmawisse During a project of our Masters (TCfD) we had to explore a technology and make something with it. We chose laser cutting, which is not special itself, but when using it to make wood flexible, it becomes interesting. We decided to apply this into a 'make it yourself' VR glasses. These cheap versions ...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 12:30:21 PST
DIY 3.5mm Audio Splitter | Connect 2 Headphones at the Same Time http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-35mm-Audio-Splitter-Connect-2-Headphones-at-th/
DIY 3.5mm Audio Splitter | Connect 2 Headphones at the Same Time - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/JJCL/IWMR1N0J/FQTJJCLIWMR1N0J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/JJCL/IWMR1N0J/FQTJJCLIWMR1N0J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/JJCL/IWMR1N0J/FQTJJCLIWMR1N0J.SMALL.jpg DIYTech In this video, I you will be learning that how you can make your very own headphone audio splitter also known as Y splitter for 3.5mm audio jack, so you can connect 2 pair of headphones at once. can be used with Android, iPhone and all type of Mobile phones, tablet pc and laptop computers, to con...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 05:38:49 PST
Squishie Scutter Bug Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Squishie-Scutter-Bug-Robot/
Squishie Scutter Bug Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/DSPU/IWH3BOWN/FKKDSPUIWH3BOWN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/DSPU/IWH3BOWN/FKKDSPUIWH3BOWN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/DSPU/IWH3BOWN/FKKDSPUIWH3BOWN.SMALL.jpg Barry Neeson Hi,In this instructable i am going to show you how to turn a Arexx soccer robot into a cute and charismatic Scutter Bug :)I wont go into the construction of the robot as it's a kit and comes with its own instructions but the construction of the shell is really simple. Its a great platform to experim...
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 02:06:07 PST
Arduino Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Pinball-Machine/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 06:46:41 PST
Talking Hamster Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Hamster-Hack/
Talking Hamster Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/1356/IW6PEO8N/F9N1356IW6PEO8N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/1356/IW6PEO8N/F9N1356IW6PEO8N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/1356/IW6PEO8N/F9N1356IW6PEO8N.SMALL.jpg randofo This hack allows you to play your own custom messages through an animatronic talking Hamster. If you are unfamiliar, these hamster toys repeat everything you say in a cute cartoonish animal voice while bobbing up and down. By replacing the hamster's microphone input with an audio feed from an Adafru...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 13:20:15 PST
Cheap DIY Ambientlight using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Ambilight-Tutorial-for-PC-Using-Arduino/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:37:29 PST
Egg Landing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Egg-Landing-Machine/
Egg Landing Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/9IRM/IVO5M2I6/FWP9IRMIVO5M2I6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/9IRM/IVO5M2I6/FWP9IRMIVO5M2I6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/9IRM/IVO5M2I6/FWP9IRMIVO5M2I6.SMALL.jpg tharindusuraj Currently there are many challenges around the world about dropping an egg safely from a desired height. Not only for fun, but as scientific experiments many university students are trying to achieve this task for their physics lessons. We can find many designs on the internet, but most of them are ...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 08:42:14 PST
Mini Solar Power Bank Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/AMPLFY-Mini-DIY-Portable-Speaker-Solar-Bluetooth-F/
Mini Solar Power Bank Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/19R7/IVO4X4X0/FM419R7IVO4X4X0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/19R7/IVO4X4X0/FM419R7IVO4X4X0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/19R7/IVO4X4X0/FM419R7IVO4X4X0.SMALL.jpg Baclair Hello!Today, I am going to teach you how to build your very own portable AMPLFY mini Bluetooth speaker, which is unlike any other speaker sold on the market today. What makes this speaker so different? It features 2 x 200 mA 5v solar panels, 8 lithium-ion 18650 cells (20 Ah), a phone charger and a f...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 21:55:13 PST
True wierless PARTY speaker! http://www.instructables.com/id/True-Wierless-PARTY-Speaker/
True wierless PARTY speaker! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4RFB/IVO45E91/FNB4RFBIVO45E91.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4RFB/IVO45E91/FNB4RFBIVO45E91.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4RFB/IVO45E91/FNB4RFBIVO45E91.SMALL.jpg Kattemjau This is the ultimate party speaker!! Bring your favorite alcohol and put you phone on it. No bluetooth or wifi requiered!! It amplifies the sound from your phone by the magnetic field from your phones speaker! It gets really loud and people can easily swap phones to change music. Its an cool convers...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 05:30:28 PST
3D Printed Marble Machine by Maher Soft http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Marble-Machine/
3D Printed Marble Machine by Maher Soft - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/FJB1/IVO3L9SS/FTQFJB1IVO3L9SS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/FJB1/IVO3L9SS/FTQFJB1IVO3L9SS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/FJB1/IVO3L9SS/FTQFJB1IVO3L9SS.SMALL.jpg Mahersoft3d This is a 3D Printed marble machine on our latest Indie 3D Printer that takes marbles through crazy loops and turns. A marble machine designed in ONSHAPE is completely based on rigid bodies, rigid body joints and mechanics. The assembly has approximately 34 parts printed in ABS , and it can be power...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:49:00 PST
Bungie Bass http://www.instructables.com/id/Bungie-Bass/
Bungie Bass - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/OJOA/IVO3C4GJ/F0AOJOAIVO3C4GJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/OJOA/IVO3C4GJ/F0AOJOAIVO3C4GJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/OJOA/IVO3C4GJ/F0AOJOAIVO3C4GJ.SMALL.jpg sensatroniclab We are Sensatronic Lab, here again with a simple yet amazing design of a DIY accessible instrument you can build and adapt. We design instruments with and for young people with multiple barriers to musical engagement. In the case of the bungie bass, it is a fantastic sensory tool combining both soun...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 05:25:32 PST
Book shelf Bluetooth Speaker CHEAP! http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Shelf-Bluetooth-Speaker-CHEAP/
Book shelf Bluetooth Speaker CHEAP! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/0I0V/IVHQX061/FF00I0VIVHQX061.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/0I0V/IVHQX061/FF00I0VIVHQX061.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/0I0V/IVHQX061/FF00I0VIVHQX061.SMALL.jpg viniebaby So I got a cheap center speaker from a local second hand store and wanted to make a bluetooth speaker just for fun on my spare time. I found everything else on ebay. :) Hope you like! Parts Got the center speaker from a local second hand store - 20 bucksSpeakers in the unit were ok but had some...
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 18:10:18 PST
Ghost Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghost-Lamp/
Ghost Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/62KI/IUSM1QCY/F9I62KIIUSM1QCY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/62KI/IUSM1QCY/F9I62KIIUSM1QCY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/62KI/IUSM1QCY/F9I62KIIUSM1QCY.SMALL.jpg Mindtrix LCI Hello, Welcome to mindtrix LCIEnjoy the recipes of making GHOST LAMP (SCARY) with the help of things very easily available.. Material Used are popstics and Blue LEDs Battery and some straw to add decor .Access the ghost lamp from bed because its incorporated with hanging switch.. Enjoy Enjoy the Th...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 14:08:55 PDT
Custom RC Car LED Underlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-RC-Car-LED-Underlights/
Custom RC Car LED Underlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/3X68/IUOI6ZF2/F9U3X68IUOI6ZF2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/3X68/IUOI6ZF2/F9U3X68IUOI6ZF2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/3X68/IUOI6ZF2/F9U3X68IUOI6ZF2.SMALL.jpg j_wolpe Introduction:In this project, we modded an RC car. We gave the car very fast and furious-esque under lights. The effect is greatly enhanced if it's used in a dark room or at night. This project requires some soldering skills and very little but some knowledge of Arduino. You might not have all of th...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 05:55:58 PDT