Instructables: exploring - technology - fun http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:29:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 #Sharpify Your Old Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpify-Your-Old-Keyboard/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:11:20 PDT
Wooden Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Dice/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 05:28:55 PDT
Instamorph http://www.instructables.com/id/Instamorph-3/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:15:51 PDT
How to make your Mac like Windows 8 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-Mac-like-Windows-8/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:23:17 PDT
DIY Bio-plastics http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bio-plastics/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 08:36:59 PDT
mDrawBot - Draw An Egg Using mEggBot Robot From Makeblock! (Part I) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Draw-An-Egg-Using-mEggBot-Robot-From-Makebloc/
mDrawBot - Draw An Egg Using mEggBot Robot From Makeblock! (Part I) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/I333/I8R6B87X/FCEI333I8R6B87X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/I333/I8R6B87X/FCEI333I8R6B87X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/I333/I8R6B87X/FCEI333I8R6B87X.SMALL.jpg spencer.dai.3 I like drawing a lot, on paper, on tablet, on PC, on egg.Years ago when i was in college, my teacher Miss.Hong told me that her daughter was upset because her egg-painting was destroyed by a naughty boy. Miss.Hong knew that i liked drawing, so she asked me whether i would like to help. Of course i s...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 07:30:27 PDT
batch file awesome programs http://www.instructables.com/id/batch-file-awesome-programs/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 23:43:58 PDT
6 of the best notepad tricks and pranks http://www.instructables.com/id/5-of-the-best-notepad-tricks/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 07:24:33 PDT
3D Printed Folding Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Folding-Phone-Stand/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 04:11:02 PDT
TOY- Instructables robot in Tinkerplay http://www.instructables.com/id/TOY-Instructables-robot-in-Tinkerplay/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 01:39:34 PDT
HEX - The Best Static Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/HEX-The-Best-Static-Toy/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 11:41:24 PDT
Codings using NOTEPAD http://www.instructables.com/id/SIMPLE-coded-creations-using-NOTEPAD/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 08:47:52 PDT
Simple Electric Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Electric-Circuit/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 20:18:26 PDT
The Matrix Using Terminal. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Matrix-Using-Terminal/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 19:54:55 PDT
Food Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Food-Detector/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 13:13:42 PDT
Speaker Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Speaker-Project/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 03:33:16 PDT
How to Fool Artificial Intelligence Ai iZ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fool-Artificial-Intelligence-Ai-iZ/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:50:28 PDT
Adafruit Bone Conduction Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-Bone-Conduction-Speaker/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:15:33 PDT
Arduino 2 player game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-player-game/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:21:25 PDT
Arduino Voltmeter (Cars Battery measurement system) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Voltmeter-Cars-Battery-measurement-system/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:35:26 PDT
12 Fun Notepad Scripts http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Fun-Notepad-Scripts/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 08:48:18 PDT
Self Power offff........ http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Shutdown-Prank/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:55:09 PDT
EGG: The Futuristic Chronometer http://www.instructables.com/id/EGG-The-Futuristic-Chronometer/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:04:08 PDT
Arduino Tri-Toed Biped http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tri-Toed-Biped/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:12:56 PDT
Mac Terminal Codes http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-Terminal-Codes/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 22:26:56 PDT
Mac Terminal Extra Features http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-Terminal-Easter-Eggs/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 06:23:35 PDT
NFC Door Lock with the Qduino Mini (under $100) http://www.instructables.com/id/NFC-Door-Lock-with-the-Qduino-Mini-under-100/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:18:30 PDT
Fish feeding themselves http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-feeding-themselves/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:44:59 PDT
Automated Photo Booth takes a picture and posts it on Twitter with Arduino and 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Photo-Booth-takes-a-picture-and-posts-it/
Automated Photo Booth takes a picture and posts it on Twitter with Arduino and 1Sheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/PFJL/I7IVQ48Y/F4TPFJLI7IVQ48Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/PFJL/I7IVQ48Y/F4TPFJLI7IVQ48Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/PFJL/I7IVQ48Y/F4TPFJLI7IVQ48Y.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil Anybody wonders one day to make a photo booth in any event. Actually a couple of days ago there was for the first time in Egypt "Cairo Mini Maker Faire" event, where around 3000 makers all over Egypt came to celebrate this event. I tried to implement a low cost, fancy and easily to be implemented ph...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 06:52:20 PDT
3D printed bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-bookmark/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 22:15:49 PDT
Remote Control Robot Jet Car - Leaf blower http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Jet-Car-Leaf-blower/
Remote Control Robot Jet Car - Leaf blower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/U1JA/I7CC8M7A/FU7U1JAI7CC8M7A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/U1JA/I7CC8M7A/FU7U1JAI7CC8M7A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/U1JA/I7CC8M7A/FU7U1JAI7CC8M7A.SMALL.jpg KiteArmy Have you ever looked at a cordless leaf blower and wondered if it would fly? Unfortunately for my wife I do!!! Buy a EGO blower and tear it to pieces Well it is a bunch of fun to check out what makes this thing tick....here is the inside of the brushless motor. Add some RC gear and off you go. ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:49:59 PDT
Cookie CNC Spirograph from Trash http://www.instructables.com/id/Cookie-CNC-Spirograph-from-Trash/
Cookie CNC Spirograph from Trash - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/5S0X/I7CCAPPS/FF95S0XI7CCAPPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/5S0X/I7CCAPPS/FF95S0XI7CCAPPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/5S0X/I7CCAPPS/FF95S0XI7CCAPPS.SMALL.jpg ArvidJense Cookie monster loves cookies, but sometimes he gets bored of looking at the same old cookies. Let's help our poor friend by putting colored glazing on some cookies...with a CNC machine...we've build ourselves... out of scrap...!Features: Draws glazing on cookies Can draw with any color you pu...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:56:50 PDT
Remote control robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-control-robot/
Remote control robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/B5EF/I74L9U0B/FXNB5EFI74L9U0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/B5EF/I74L9U0B/FXNB5EFI74L9U0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/B5EF/I74L9U0B/FXNB5EFI74L9U0B.SMALL.jpg The_Ara Have you ever looked at a real robot and went, 'Wow! I wish I could build a robot like that for myself, but it'd be SO hard!' Well, with this guide, it'll be stupidly easy and incredibly cheap. And you don't even need to be an electronics geek to do it. Getting ready You'll need:Boxes (at least 1...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 15:12:04 PDT
ATtiny85 LED Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny85-LED-Dice/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 15:00:49 PDT
One Step Trick - The Tilde Button in illustrator CS and above http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Step-Trick-The-Tilde-Button-/
One Step Trick - The Tilde Button in illustrator CS and above - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/XJRM/I6YLX1VT/FP4XJRMI6YLX1VT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/XJRM/I6YLX1VT/FP4XJRMI6YLX1VT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/XJRM/I6YLX1VT/FP4XJRMI6YLX1VT.SMALL.jpg AaminaS This cool trick will blow your mind, because not only is the outcome truly awesome, sketchy and abstract equally but also very easy to achieve. You can make great wallpapers, backgrounds and textures with simple and a ONE KEYBOARD BUTTON trick! There's only One Step! Literally! All you do is t...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 01:03:10 PST
How to build a Speaker in a jar. (Kit) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Speaker-in-a-jar-Kit/
How to build a Speaker in a jar. (Kit) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/LIGR/I6W2WN6U/FTMLIGRI6W2WN6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/LIGR/I6W2WN6U/FTMLIGRI6W2WN6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/LIGR/I6W2WN6U/FTMLIGRI6W2WN6U.SMALL.jpg cpine522 I saw this kit online and really liked the uniqueness of it! They sell an assembled version and a kit version. I have never really been an electronics type guy and have never soldiered for example on a circuit board. This kit looked easy enough however and it really looked like a lot of fun so I bit...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 09:43:47 PST
How To: Light Painting Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Light-Painting-Photography-1/
How To: Light Painting Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/FE3B/I6UNCO4Q/FKKFE3BI6UNCO4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/FE3B/I6UNCO4Q/FKKFE3BI6UNCO4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/FE3B/I6UNCO4Q/FKKFE3BI6UNCO4Q.SMALL.jpg daniellemediaarts At a first glance of a light painting picture, it looks difficult but its actually pretty simple. Basically its all about shutter speed and your source of light. In this instructable I will be showing you what you need and my technique I use to take light painting/long exposure photographs. Step ...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 17:27:39 PST
Things to do in notepad: The matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Things-to-do-in-notepad-The-matrix/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 12:48:19 PST
How To: 3D Print with a Stratasys UPrint FDM 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-3D-Print-with-a-Stratasys-UPrint-FDM-3D-Pri/
How To: 3D Print with a Stratasys UPrint FDM 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/UW47/I6M2S9ZA/F9GUW47I6M2S9ZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/UW47/I6M2S9ZA/F9GUW47I6M2S9ZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/UW47/I6M2S9ZA/F9GUW47I6M2S9ZA.SMALL.jpg somenobody0 The purpose of this instructable is to demonstrate basic FDM 3D printing methods using a Stratasys UPrint 3D printer. The following instructions include how to load and unload material from the machine, how to acquire a correct model to print, how to use the UPrint software "Catalyst", and post proc...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:37:36 PST
Growing Rock Candy In Only a Few Hours!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Growing-Rock-Candy-In-Only-a-Few-Hours/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 13:20:09 PST
Skull Ring with Hidden Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Skull-Ring-with-Hidden-Compartment/
Skull Ring with Hidden Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/ME21/I6H7EP0Z/FU9ME21I6H7EP0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/ME21/I6H7EP0Z/FU9ME21I6H7EP0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/ME21/I6H7EP0Z/FU9ME21I6H7EP0Z.SMALL.jpg melarky This is a quick 3D printed ring that I made with my son. The skull part is made of 2 parts (box and lid) so that you can store little items in the skull for fun (or maybe stick an LED in there with a small coin cell battery for a glowing cool effect). All objects were 3D printed on my Printrbot Si...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 09:52:41 PST
How to make an ear ring (a ring that is an ear) 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-ear-ring-a-ring-that-is-an-ear-3D-P/
How to make an ear ring (a ring that is an ear) 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/5B8F/I6DZ0EQO/FFI5B8FI6DZ0EQO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/5B8F/I6DZ0EQO/FFI5B8FI6DZ0EQO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/5B8F/I6DZ0EQO/FFI5B8FI6DZ0EQO.SMALL.jpg melarky I am an Audioprosthologist (test hearing and fit hearing aids) and am working towards a doctorate in Audiology. I thought it would be fun to make an "ear ring" that didn't make a man look like an effeminate pirate when wearing it :)All parts of the ring are 3D printed with a Printrbot Simple Metal ...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 20:25:02 PST
Nano Photovore BEAM robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Nano-Photovore-BEAM-robot/
Nano Photovore BEAM robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z18S/I6EXJPE1/FGDZ18SI6EXJPE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z18S/I6EXJPE1/FGDZ18SI6EXJPE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z18S/I6EXJPE1/FGDZ18SI6EXJPE1.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean I've been on a mission for years to shrink down the Solarbotics photovore circuit as small as I can. Finding a SMT 1381 voltage trigger equivalent has been the hardest part, but this week I finally found the magical TC54!I tested it in a solar engine, it worked perfect and finally finished my robot!...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:31:28 PST
ROBLOX hacking tool prank http://www.instructables.com/id/ROBLOX-hacking-tool-prank/
ROBLOX hacking tool prank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/9D2T/I6C2MSKR/FT69D2TI6C2MSKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/9D2T/I6C2MSKR/FT69D2TI6C2MSKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/9D2T/I6C2MSKR/FT69D2TI6C2MSKR.SMALL.jpg jackrabbit898 This will make a very legit looking ROBLOX hacking tool that supposedly "gives you 10000000000 robux and 10000000000000000000 tix" (Or some numbers like that)NOTE: This is not real, and don't try this on advanced users (They most likely won't fall for it)-----COOL FEATURES------ It creates a folder ...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:46:28 PST
Make an Internet connected pet feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Pet-Feeder-using-Altair/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 18:14:26 PST
earring to a ring. http://www.instructables.com/id/earring-to-a-ring/
earring to a ring. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/I3NW/I6AVN2DK/FAKI3NWI6AVN2DK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/I3NW/I6AVN2DK/FAKI3NWI6AVN2DK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/I3NW/I6AVN2DK/FAKI3NWI6AVN2DK.SMALL.jpg germanlad a fun and easy ring for kids. what you will need 1 paint brushes2 paint3 wire cutters4 an ear ring that has different sizes of loops5 needle nose pliers getting your size so take a ring off the ear ring and see if it fits ( i did the second smallest because i have a small finger.) if it is to...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 09:04:22 PST
Android phone fake virus prank no installation needed. http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-phone-fake-virus-prank-no-installation-nee/
Android phone fake virus prank no installation needed. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/NRUH/I63F37E5/FD2NRUHI63F37E5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/NRUH/I63F37E5/FD2NRUHI63F37E5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/NRUH/I63F37E5/FD2NRUHI63F37E5.SMALL.jpg shubham_bhatt This prank is hilarious it will make your friends phone go crazy but it dose not do any real damage so completely safe Developer option Go to settings then scroll down to developers option click it. Then activate the developers option. Real thing Scroll down below drawing there will be a opti...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:43:41 PST
Simple Motor Project (Battery + Magnet = FUN) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Motor-Project-for-Kids-and-old-guys/
Simple Motor Project (Battery + Magnet = FUN) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/ZNDX/I6002PB8/F99ZNDXI6002PB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/ZNDX/I6002PB8/F99ZNDXI6002PB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/ZNDX/I6002PB8/F99ZNDXI6002PB8.SMALL.jpg KiteArmy Check out this video. I worked on this project for a boy scout meeting. Cut a length of household wire to make your motor. Shape the wire around a soda bottle see instructions for approximate size. See video for further instructions.
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 07:39:57 PST
8x8x8 LED Cube Kit Instructions (Kits on Ebay) http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8x8-LED-Cube-Kit-Instructions-Kits-on-Ebay/
8x8x8 LED Cube Kit Instructions (Kits on Ebay) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/Y0JR/I5XS6DBC/FZZY0JRI5XS6DBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/Y0JR/I5XS6DBC/FZZY0JRI5XS6DBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/Y0JR/I5XS6DBC/FZZY0JRI5XS6DBC.SMALL.jpg KiteArmy I bought this cube kit from ebay - noticed that they are all alike. Well of course it came with no instructions so I did what I had to do and figured them out for myself. HERE THEY ARE..... These are different views and stages of the project. However the best way to fully understand how to pu...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 13:46:04 PST
Clap-Controlled Robot: How to Train Your Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Clap-Controlled-Robot-How-to-Train-Your-Bunny/
Clap-Controlled Robot: How to Train Your Bunny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SMALL.jpg YadaP This is a robot that goes forward with one clap and backwards with two, and will only go backwards if you clap twice while its going forward and vice versa. I wanted to make this a little more fun, so made it bunny-themed. If you want this to be a little bit more sophisticated, you could try to prog...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 18:46:49 PST