Instructables: exploring - technology - fun http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 11:08:15 PST BLOX v1.01 Fun with chrome extensions!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-with-chrome-extensions/
Fun with chrome extensions!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/N3D1/I3TH7OSG/F3TN3D1I3TH7OSG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/N3D1/I3TH7OSG/F3TN3D1I3TH7OSG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/N3D1/I3TH7OSG/F3TN3D1I3TH7OSG.SMALL.gif candycane54321 Hows it going guys it me again and today i wanted to show off a pretty fun extension. With this extension you can replace whatever text you see on webpages and troll your friends. Anyways if you are interested and/or are very sexy then by all means keep reading and yes....i'm hitting on you. Findi...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:10:32 PST
Sleep-Mode ScreenSaver http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleep-Mode-ScreenSaver/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:12:34 PST
Fun with Arduino, nothing else needed http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-with-Arduino-nothing-else-needed/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 06:16:23 PST
The Lego Gaming Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Gaming-Computer/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 12:36:53 PST
Make your own Thirsty Plant graph! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Thirsty-Plant-graph/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 06:50:36 PST
Head in a box photo http://www.instructables.com/id/Head-in-a-box-photo/
Head in a box photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/HNH1/I3BHGVOT/FF4HNH1I3BHGVOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/HNH1/I3BHGVOT/FF4HNH1I3BHGVOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/HNH1/I3BHGVOT/FF4HNH1I3BHGVOT.SMALL.jpg pizzidave Here's a fun setup for a holiday card. Since most holiday pics are for groups, this is a fun one for individuals. You can do a collage of a group or do multiple heads in a larger box. Materials A cardboard box (I used a 12 x 9.5 x 7)Bubble Wrap ( I used 5 - 12 x 12 sheets)Utility knifeAdhesive t...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 16:32:27 PST
Solar collector & Radiant heat controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-collector-Radiant-heat-controller/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 09:31:59 PST
1 Earbud! http://www.instructables.com/id/What-Can-I-Use-This-For/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 09:45:44 PST
Adafruit XBee Adapter kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-XBee-Adapter-kit/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 08:46:25 PST
Jingle Bells Ugly Xmas sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Jingle-Bells-Ugly-Xmas-sweater/
Jingle Bells Ugly Xmas sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/IVKG/I2XIE623/FJUIVKGI2XIE623.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/IVKG/I2XIE623/FJUIVKGI2XIE623.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/IVKG/I2XIE623/FJUIVKGI2XIE623.SMALL.jpg lcospina Merry Christmas! Get a Very Ugly Christmas Sweater I got mine from Value Village for $10 Get a lilyPad Arduino and speaker perfect for wearables! Also, get some conductive wire, or string 6 LED lights if you create loops with the wire, they are perfect for sewing in. Code! Here is the Co...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:25:13 PST
DIY Robot Mold Making, Casting, and Arduino Remote Control http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Robot-Mold-Making-Casting-and-Arduino-Remote-C/
DIY Robot Mold Making, Casting, and Arduino Remote Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SMALL.jpg ComposiMold Learn how to build your own unique robot with ComposiMold.Parts List:ComposiStone (2lbs), Hot glue, Spray adhesive, PureCast605, Elmer’s Glue, Used ComposiMold, ProtoCast85R, Water, Toy Robot, Silicone, Cardboard Box’s, Paint, Colored tissue Paper, Cups, Wires, Delight Paper Clay, Plastic bags/ tras...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:38:30 PST
TinyBots- Snowplow Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/TinyBots-Snowplow-Upgrade/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:56:43 PST
Dire Bomb-like Timer (v2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bomb-like-Timer-V2/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:02:25 PST
Burning Laser Glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Hand-Gun/
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 08:45:38 PST
Electronic Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Dice-2/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:09:43 PST
Pot Noodle Vending Machine - Smart Phone Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Pot-Noodle-Vending-Machine-Smart-Phone-Controlled/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 10:52:26 PST
How to Defy Gravity with Science (or make them think you can) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Defy-Gravity-with-Science-or-make-them-thin/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 08:48:55 PST
Slim phone stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Slim-phone-stand/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:36:34 PST
Simple Lie Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Lie-Detector/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 23:49:13 PST
Build your own Mobility Rehab Handicapped Scooter for less than $500 http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Mobility-Rehab-Handicapped-Scooter-/
Build your own Mobility Rehab Handicapped Scooter for less than $500 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/OE5Q/I283QWVC/F9FOE5QI283QWVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/OE5Q/I283QWVC/F9FOE5QI283QWVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/OE5Q/I283QWVC/F9FOE5QI283QWVC.SMALL.jpg The Scooter Man I can show you how to convert a Razor E300 Scooter, I suggest you buy from Amazon.com should be about $250, into your very own Rehab Handicapped scooter. The E300 Scooter you will receive has only one speed. High Speed, or coast, nothing in between. It is made for some one 13 years old or older t...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 18:36:43 PST
DIY pocket sized bluetooth receiver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-pocket-sized-bluetooth-receiver/
DIY pocket sized bluetooth receiver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3Z4C/I28W6YOR/FB03Z4CI28W6YOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3Z4C/I28W6YOR/FB03Z4CI28W6YOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3Z4C/I28W6YOR/FB03Z4CI28W6YOR.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I'm making an wireless bluetooth receiver that you can connect to any amplifier or headset and you don't have to deal whit the AUX cable and that you can't use your phone far away while playing music.This is an easy project and an fun one! Its 3v coming from the batteries and goes in...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 12:38:08 PST
IcosaLEDron: A Multi LED Smart Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/IcosaLEDron-A-Multi-LED-Smart-Ball/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 20:09:42 PST
Build a hidden Qi wireless phone charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-hidden-Qi-wireless-phone-charger/
Build a hidden Qi wireless phone charger! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SMALL.jpg bobburghart Phone docks are expensive and platform-specific. Charging cables are annoying and unsightly. Wireless chargers alleviate some of these inconveniences, but still leave a lot of polish to be desired. I set out to eliminate all of these complaints, and in building a wireless charger into a nightstand o...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:01:46 PST
HOW TO CHANGE/RECOVER ADMINISTRATOR PASSWORD http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-CHANGERECOVER-ADMINISTRATOR-PASSWORD/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 07:38:55 PST
Easy Laptop Cooling Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Laptop-Cooling-Stand/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 19:30:53 PST
Smart Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Station/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:09:22 PST
Make A Hydraulic Arm! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Hydraulic-Arm/
Make A Hydraulic Arm! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/QSUH/I1XEJIFH/FXLQSUHI1XEJIFH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/QSUH/I1XEJIFH/FXLQSUHI1XEJIFH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/QSUH/I1XEJIFH/FXLQSUHI1XEJIFH.SMALL.jpg mist8k Lets make a simple hydraulic arm! I designed this simple arm that's powered using syringes as hydraulics.I've also made a video so make sure to check that out!What I used- Platform- I used a round table coaster Rotating base- I used a tin lidArm- 2 large lolly sticks and 4 standard sized lolly stcks...
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:32:28 PDT
Connect stepper motor to arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-stepper-motor-to-arduino/
Connect stepper motor to arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/U5L4/I1TQSE3Q/FUBU5L4I1TQSE3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/U5L4/I1TQSE3Q/FUBU5L4I1TQSE3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/U5L4/I1TQSE3Q/FUBU5L4I1TQSE3Q.SMALL.jpg drimer525 Hi to all. In this tutorial i will help you to connect an unipolar stepper motor to your arduino.To do this you'll need 1x Arduino board - on ebay aprox 10$1x driver for stepper -they are cheap on ebay (just type in ebay :ULN2003 Stepper Motor Driver Board around 1$)1x unipolar stepper motor - the p...
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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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By: SpecificLove

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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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By: techwillsaveus

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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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By: braden.shugarman

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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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By: ElementMechanics

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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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By: shounaki

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 19:35:01 PDT
Retractable Pen Baton (totally harmless) http://www.instructables.com/id/Retractable-Pen-Baton-totally-harmless/
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By: The Ngineer

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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:12:58 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
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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By: Snax_and_Macs

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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 10:33:57 PDT