Instructables: exploring - technology - fun http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:25:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
Build Night Boston at the Flagship Computer Clubhouse, Boston Museum of Science - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/DMKH/HZXYJU99/FDVDMKHHZXYJU99.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/DMKH/HZXYJU99/FDVDMKHHZXYJU99.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/DMKH/HZXYJU99/FDVDMKHHZXYJU99.SMALL.jpg jackiez "Having received the LED's from Instructables for our very own build night, we were amazed at how many there were in the box and at once began to come up with ideas that would put them to good use. Our space decided on a decorative sign that would embody who we are as a space and a program. Our main...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 08:38:31 PDT
CNC Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Laser-Engraver/
CNC Laser Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/DYBX/HZU0JFZF/FS2DYBXHZU0JFZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/DYBX/HZU0JFZF/FS2DYBXHZU0JFZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/DYBX/HZU0JFZF/FS2DYBXHZU0JFZF.SMALL.jpg Tory MYDIYCNC Hello there,Tory at MYDIYCNC again.Today I want to show you all how you can SIMPLY do laser engraving on your CNC machine. Having a laser head is a BLAST to use. You can engrave anything from wood, plastics, cardboard, etc.... Of course what you engrave or burn in with your laser head is entirely up...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 12:36:06 PDT
Party Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Party-Box/
Party Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/H78B/HZTO94LW/FSYH78BHZTO94LW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/H78B/HZTO94LW/FSYH78BHZTO94LW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/H78B/HZTO94LW/FSYH78BHZTO94LW.SMALL.jpg cquestinnov No matter if it is hot out or cold out, having music with you will make any weather feel better.This Party box will take the tunes where you want to go. The Party Box If you want a fun weekend project.This video will walk you through building it. Tools and Parts Parts list for Portable music ...
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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/
how to make a linear actuator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/J1J1/HZDYMK16/FDMJ1J1HZDYMK16.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/J1J1/HZDYMK16/FDMJ1J1HZDYMK16.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/J1J1/HZDYMK16/FDMJ1J1HZDYMK16.SMALL.jpg robobot3112 Linear actuators are machines that convert rotation or any motion into a push or a pull motion.Here I am going to teach you how to make an electric linear actuator using household and hobby objects.It is very very cheap Go get the stuff All you need is a glue stickA servo modified for continuous ...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:59:06 PDT
"Raspberry PiCade" Bartop Arcade Machine made from off the shelf components. http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PiCade-Bartop-Arcade-Machine-powered-by-/
"Raspberry PiCade" Bartop Arcade Machine made from off the shelf components. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome I was browsing Instructables when i came across rbates4 and his Raspberry Pi powered arcade machine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Min...I figured hey I have a spare DVI monitor, a X-arcade stick and a desire to tinker with the Pi. I think I am going to have to remix this into a bar...
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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/
LittleBits Disco Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/D864/HZ3YC21K/FTXD864HZ3YC21K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/D864/HZ3YC21K/FTXD864HZ3YC21K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/D864/HZ3YC21K/FTXD864HZ3YC21K.SMALL.jpg NSCAP_CBC I'm sure we've all run into this problem.....You're having a party and say to your friends "I really wish we had a disco ball". You're wish is our command! You can make this awesome disco ball that recognizes when music is playing and keeps the party going all night long. Gather Supplies Craft S...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:45:41 PDT
Coily Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Coily-Cable/
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:27:31 PDT
How To Make A Hidden Camera YouTube Video http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Hidden-Camera-YouTube-Video/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 07:59:50 PDT
DIY UFO lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-UFO-lamp/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 20:31:51 PDT
Solar Hexbug Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Hexbug-Nano/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 12:01:26 PDT
The simplest game ever http://www.instructables.com/id/The-simplest-game-ever/
The simplest game ever - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/0AQX/HWH2K362/F8X0AQXHWH2K362.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/0AQX/HWH2K362/F8X0AQXHWH2K362.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/0AQX/HWH2K362/F8X0AQXHWH2K362.SMALL.jpg qquuiinn As Moore's law states, processors have been getting faster. In turn, they are ale to process more, meaning that video games are getting more and more realistic. But as microcontrollers and the maker movement have been spreading, so have the number of microcontroller-based games that defy these real...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:43:31 PDT
Phaser Guitar Pedal http://www.instructables.com/id/Phaser-Guitar-Pedal/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:48:21 PDT
Weighted Pen holder for Wacom Bamboo Graphic Tablets http://www.instructables.com/id/Weighted-Pen-holder-for-Wacom-Bamboo-Graphic-Table/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 03:25:40 PDT
Custom R/C Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-RC-Plane/
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By: Electric_LED

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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:46:04 PDT
HOW TO DO CALL FORGING http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-DO-CALL-FORGING/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 07:42:48 PDT
Wireless, Steganographic Snapchat-Like Spy Game - Dead Drops Via Recycled Store Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-NFC-Dead-Drops-A-Recycled-Object-Based-St/
Wireless, Steganographic Snapchat-Like Spy Game - Dead Drops Via Recycled Store Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/Q6G0/HW37P5E4/F9LQ6G0HW37P5E4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/Q6G0/HW37P5E4/F9LQ6G0HW37P5E4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/Q6G0/HW37P5E4/F9LQ6G0HW37P5E4.SMALL.jpg dmagryta124 How to recycle a old rewards card into a fun spy game tool.Some store rewards cards have a NFC wireless chip inside them, you can wipe and rewrite this chip to hold a URL link to an expiring file which can be accessed wirelessly. In this tutorial I also added extra layers of trickiness by making the...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 18:30:22 PDT
Small vs Large 3D Printed Hinges http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-3D-Printed-Hinges/
Small vs Large 3D Printed Hinges - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/AQH8/HW0FXA96/FM2AQH8HW0FXA96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/AQH8/HW0FXA96/FM2AQH8HW0FXA96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/AQH8/HW0FXA96/FM2AQH8HW0FXA96.SMALL.jpg bfk While designing a cable clamp for an upcoming project, I ran an experiment to find the practical minimum size hinge my printer is capable of producing. I rarely print smaller than 2mm resolution, so that became my control. I still don't know what the lower size limit is, since I stopped when my t...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 00:58:19 PDT
Laser Pointer Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Pointer-Switch/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 09:25:38 PDT
How to make apps (automator) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-apps-automator/
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Sat, 31 May 2014 22:05:41 PDT
DIY simple homemade motor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-simple-homemade-motor/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 08:57:13 PDT
Boombox 8 12v internal battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Boom-box-8-kg-12v-with-internal-battery/
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Mon, 26 May 2014 16:53:44 PDT
Easy Solar Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Solar-Fan/
Easy Solar Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/S7PV/HVNXRE1O/FFHS7PVHVNXRE1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/S7PV/HVNXRE1O/FFHS7PVHVNXRE1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/S7PV/HVNXRE1O/FFHS7PVHVNXRE1O.SMALL.jpg NinjaPi This is a quick and easy tutorial on how to make a solar powered fan using recycled materials. This fan is perfect for camping and outdoor activities. Materials For this project I used an outer barrel of a broken airsoft gun, parts from an old solar science kit, twine, tape, a small carabiner, tw...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 09:21:34 PDT
Camera Critters http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Critters/
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Fri, 23 May 2014 19:42:27 PDT