Instructables: exploring - technology - hack - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 30 May 2016 19:27:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ramp 1.4 Case for Poang 3D printer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ramp-14-Case-for-Poang-3D-Printer/
Ramp 1.4 Case for Poang 3D printer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/8U96/IOK3LU7H/FA18U96IOK3LU7H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/8U96/IOK3LU7H/FA18U96IOK3LU7H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/8U96/IOK3LU7H/FA18U96IOK3LU7H.SMALL.jpg StefanoG Hello All,This is my second Instructable, and it is a close examination of another job that you can find here:From an Ikea Footstool to (Poang) 3D printer!For this Ramp Case you need to hack two Ikea books support/brackets, (Bokis model, unfortunately in Italy this is out of stock).You can choose yo...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 09:40:11 PDT
Roll-E [ Upcyled E-Waste Robot] http://www.instructables.com/id/Roll-E-Upcyled-E-Waste-Robot/
Roll-E [ Upcyled E-Waste Robot] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/NIVF/IO6DRFKR/F2QNIVFIO6DRFKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/NIVF/IO6DRFKR/F2QNIVFIO6DRFKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/NIVF/IO6DRFKR/F2QNIVFIO6DRFKR.SMALL.jpg benedictquartey Remember our garbage collecting friend WALL·E? Well this guy right here is his younger cousin, and his name is Roll-E. This is officially my first instructable, so please be kind and let me know any mistakes I may make. No one likes to read long instructables without images so I tried as much as pos...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 17:09:00 PDT
How to Make Sausage Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Sausage-Cutter/
How to Make Sausage Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/D7R9/IO36IUPC/F3HD7R9IO36IUPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/D7R9/IO36IUPC/F3HD7R9IO36IUPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/D7R9/IO36IUPC/F3HD7R9IO36IUPC.SMALL.jpg medichackcollection https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-cZpJQb1No&feature=youtu.be To do a Sausage Cutter you need! I took a large syringe and cut off the bottom. Our syringe cutter - slicer is ready!!!! Put in a sausage and press down the plunger.Voila!!!!
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Thu, 12 May 2016 03:53:54 PDT
Convert a unipolar stepper motor to bipolar http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Unipolar-Stepper-Motor-to-Bipolar/
Convert a unipolar stepper motor to bipolar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/PXCD/INYS3KMX/FB0PXCDINYS3KMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/PXCD/INYS3KMX/FB0PXCDINYS3KMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/PXCD/INYS3KMX/FB0PXCDINYS3KMX.SMALL.jpg toxuin Stepper motors are amazing: with them you can build 3d printers, robotic arms, automatic window blinds and just scare the living sh*t out of your wife with autonomous moving halloween props. Obtaining a stepper motor always brings that awesome warm "ummm" feeling – either salvaging one from old prin...
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Sun, 8 May 2016 18:51:00 PDT
Making Lichtenberg Figures in Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Lichtenberg-Figures-in-Wood/
Making Lichtenberg Figures in Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/F25M/INPE8DYK/FBGF25MINPE8DYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/F25M/INPE8DYK/FBGF25MINPE8DYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/F25M/INPE8DYK/FBGF25MINPE8DYK.SMALL.jpg austiwawa Lichtenberg Figures! Burning fractal images into wood!In this Instructable I will be showing you how you can burn some amazing fractal images into wood. This project is cheap and it might not even cost you anything! All you need is an old microwave. Let's get started. Watch the Video! https://ww...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 17:43:32 PDT
Machine Senses: Ear Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Machine-Senses-Ear-Microphone/
Machine Senses: Ear Microphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/UXTK/INQBK4KC/FGGUXTKINQBK4KC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/UXTK/INQBK4KC/FGGUXTKINQBK4KC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/UXTK/INQBK4KC/FGGUXTKINQBK4KC.SMALL.gif purincess If you think about it, machines and computers are like us in many ways — they have brains (processors), eyes (cameras), ears (microphones), etc. Machine Senses is a series of artifacts that aim to reverse the perspective on how we perceive technology. How do machines see and sense us? How do we huma...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 01:16:02 PDT
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/WarmCold-Adjustable-Continuous-Lighting/
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SMALL.jpg Mixed Output RambleAfter way, way, waaay too many crappy pictures in the dark, dimly lit room, with a flash or basically in any scenario which didn't involve bright sunlight, I decided that I needed a photo/film-light aka continuous light.About the projectThis is a continuous light panel that is adjustable betwe...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 12:52:39 PDT
Bluetooth PS2 Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-PS2-Controller/
Bluetooth PS2 Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/7XPZ/INKG7ACZ/F407XPZINKG7ACZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/7XPZ/INKG7ACZ/F407XPZINKG7ACZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/7XPZ/INKG7ACZ/F407XPZINKG7ACZ.SMALL.jpg EvanKale The original PlayStation 2 controller is still a solid and well-built controller by today's standards. Better yet, they can be had nowadays for a fraction of the cost of a controller with the same quality.Today we're bringing this 15-year-old controller back from the dead and turning it into a Bluet...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:14:19 PDT
How to Hack RC Car Receiver Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part 2 Rx+Servo+ESC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-RC-Car-Receiver-Via-24-GHz-NRF24L01-Ar/
How to Hack RC Car Receiver Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part 2 Rx+Servo+ESC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 This is the continued instruction of "How to Hack RC Car Transmitter via 2.4 GHz nRF24L01 Arduino part1 Tx"The prerequisite instruction have introduced how to hack RC car Transmitter by using nRF24L01 module for Arduino Nano.In this session we will build 2.4 GHz. receiver installed on a RC prototype...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 04:05:22 PDT
How to Hack RC Car Transmitter Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part1 Tx http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-RC-Car-Transmitter-Via-24-GHz-NRF24L01/
How to Hack RC Car Transmitter Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part1 Tx - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/GLAH/INI7WPYL/FSCGLAHINI7WPYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/GLAH/INI7WPYL/FSCGLAHINI7WPYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/GLAH/INI7WPYL/FSCGLAHINI7WPYL.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 This instruction will advice you to hack 3-Channel RC transmitter(Tx).The standard remote control of RC car and boat today.The standard Gas or Electric RC cars are directional controlled by an electric servo that moving mechanical front steering wheel Left/Right.The servo have two main type-analog a...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 04:57:31 PDT
How to Modify RC CAR Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part2 Reciever(Rx) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Modify-RC-CAR-Via-24-GHz-NRF24L01-Arduino-P-1/
How to Modify RC CAR Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part2 Reciever(Rx) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/Z4II/IN35TX2V/FX5Z4IIIN35TX2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/Z4II/IN35TX2V/FX5Z4IIIN35TX2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/Z4II/IN35TX2V/FX5Z4IIIN35TX2V.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 This is the continued instruction of "How to Modify RC CAR Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part1 Transmitter(Tx)"The instruction will advice how to build 2.4 GHz system receiver that basically use in rc car today.Thank to arduino-info.wikispaces.com , github.com/maniacbug/RF24 for RF24 library and othe...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 02:21:22 PDT
How to Make a Simple LED Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-LED-Torch-1/
How to Make a Simple LED Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/YPA6/INC0BAOC/FFWYPA6INC0BAOC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/YPA6/INC0BAOC/FFWYPA6INC0BAOC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/YPA6/INC0BAOC/FFWYPA6INC0BAOC.SMALL.jpg medichackcollection https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QqlzWLRIZzU&feature=youtu.be To do a Simple LED Torch you need! A clothes peg, an LED bulb ideally with long connector wires, a 3 volt watch battery and double sided adhesive tape! Once you apply pressure it completes the circuit and lights up, release to tu...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 07:47:59 PDT
Machine Senses: Nose Smoke Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Machine-Senses-Nose-Smoke-Detector/
Machine Senses: Nose Smoke Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/W3GH/IN7GKZPG/FM6W3GHIN7GKZPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/W3GH/IN7GKZPG/FM6W3GHIN7GKZPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/W3GH/IN7GKZPG/FM6W3GHIN7GKZPG.SMALL.jpg purincess If you think about it, machines and computers are like us in many ways — they have brains (processors), eyes (cameras), ears (microphones), etc. Machine Senses is a series of artifacts that aim to reverse the perspective on how we perceive technology. How do machines see and sense us? How do we huma...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 17:02:35 PDT
DIY GLOWING BUBBLE LIGHT - How to Make your own Futuristic Desk Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GLOWING-BUBBLE-LIGHT-How-to-Make-Your-Own-Futu/
DIY GLOWING BUBBLE LIGHT - How to Make your own Futuristic Desk Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SMALL.jpg austiwawa PLEASE VOTE FOR ME in the "Make it Move Contest!" Feel free to click "Vote!" in the top right corner if you enjoyed this Instructable!In this video, we will be building a one of a kind futuristic desk light. Not only is this light unique and cool to look at, but the air bubbles make quite a relaxing...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 07:47:00 PDT
Ammo Box Speaker (with Bluetooth) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Box-Speaker-with-Bluetooth/
Ammo Box Speaker (with Bluetooth) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/5AK6/IMWBDQS5/F5B5AK6IMWBDQS5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/5AK6/IMWBDQS5/F5B5AK6IMWBDQS5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/5AK6/IMWBDQS5/F5B5AK6IMWBDQS5.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer There are plenty of ammo box speakers out there, this is my version I came up with. The build is relativity simple and only needs some basic skills and tools. You can actually make an even simpler version of this and I will go through how to do that as well.The speaker uses a cheap amplifier purch...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 05:59:48 PDT
DIY ACOUSTIC ELECTRIC PEDAL http://www.instructables.com/id/Acoustic-CleanDistortion-Pre-Amplifier/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 23:33:50 PDT
Bluetooth Keyboard Mouse Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Keyboard-Mouse-Adapter/
Bluetooth Keyboard Mouse Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/5F20/IMQD5OCR/FGM5F20IMQD5OCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/5F20/IMQD5OCR/FGM5F20IMQD5OCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/5F20/IMQD5OCR/FGM5F20IMQD5OCR.SMALL.jpg EvanKale Hey! This week's build is the Minion Bluetooth Keyboard Mouse Adapter!Plug in a standard keyboard or mouse and we'll be able to use them as a Bluetooth keyboard or mouse.It's also NFC enabled so we can directly tap to pair with a mobile device.So whether you're looking to turn your mobile device int...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 08:54:06 PDT
Turn Tri Meshes to Quads in One Step http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Tri-Meshes-to-Quads/
Turn Tri Meshes to Quads in One Step - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/2QN5/IMGJDBNB/FN72QN5IMGJDBNB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/2QN5/IMGJDBNB/FN72QN5IMGJDBNB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/2QN5/IMGJDBNB/FN72QN5IMGJDBNB.SMALL.jpg AmyKarle Easily retopologize, convert polygon faces to triangles or quadrangles, decimate, and turn tri meshes to quads for Fusion, Maya, 3ds Max, Mudbox, etc. using the free program Memento.Once Memento is installed, it only takes one step to turn tri meshes to quads, see step 4 of this Instructable! Check ...
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 00:40:52 PDT
$3 Bluetooth HID Module (HC05 With RN42 Firmware) http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Bluetooth-HID-Module-HC05-With-RN42-Firmware/
$3 Bluetooth HID Module (HC05 With RN42 Firmware) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/1MMD/IM560JOW/FUW1MMDIM560JOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/1MMD/IM560JOW/FUW1MMDIM560JOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/1MMD/IM560JOW/FUW1MMDIM560JOW.SMALL.jpg EvanKale Bluetooth HID (human interface device) modules will let you create bluetooth peripherals that can pair with mobile devices out-of-the-box (like bluetooth keyboards, gamepads, mice, etc.).If we're looking to build our own bluetooth HID device, the hefty price of a single HID module can spike the budg...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 08:59:25 PDT
Up-cycle a Vintage Torch V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-cycle-a-Vintage-Torch-V2/
Up-cycle a Vintage Torch V2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/QIG3/IM3OBG3B/FJUQIG3IM3OBG3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/QIG3/IM3OBG3B/FJUQIG3IM3OBG3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/QIG3/IM3OBG3B/FJUQIG3IM3OBG3B.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer I recently picked-up a vintage torch from the op-shop. I love the design and retro feel of the torch and initially was just going to keep as is until I discovered that the batteries had leaked way back when and corroded a lot of the insides. Strangely, I was kinda happy that it wouldn't work as it...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 14:07:35 PDT
LED Backlit Sign Made From a Free Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Backlit-Sign-Made-From-a-Free-Flashlight/
LED Backlit Sign Made From a Free Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZWCM/ILY0O4AA/F75ZWCMILY0O4AA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZWCM/ILY0O4AA/F75ZWCMILY0O4AA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZWCM/ILY0O4AA/F75ZWCMILY0O4AA.SMALL.jpg benbrandt22 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RSikIUC41L0I was recently asked to make a small (handheld & portable) light-up sign. With a short timeframe and limited budget, I had to use what I had on hand to make it work. Using scrap wood and acrylic, and one of my free Harbor Freight flashlights, I made this li...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 11:45:25 PDT
Reframe: Turn IPhones Into a Wall Widget http://www.instructables.com/id/Reframe-Turn-IPhones-Into-a-Wall-Widget/
Reframe: Turn IPhones Into a Wall Widget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/V7TM/ILGVFZLW/FI3V7TMILGVFZLW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/V7TM/ILGVFZLW/FI3V7TMILGVFZLW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/V7TM/ILGVFZLW/FI3V7TMILGVFZLW.SMALL.jpg purincess This Instructable is a revision to Reframe: turn old iPhones into wall clock or wall art! with the following benefits: Support for more devices: iPhone 3G/3GS, 4/4S, 5/5S More streamlined steps (laser-cutting only) Built-in hole for hanging.Here's a back story:If you're like me, you might ...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 07:01:44 PST
Hack transmisor fm - emisora fm http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Transmisor-Fm-Emisora-Fm/
Hack transmisor fm - emisora fm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/AYI6/IL8LG7DD/F4XAYI6IL8LG7DD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/AYI6/IL8LG7DD/F4XAYI6IL8LG7DD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/AYI6/IL8LG7DD/F4XAYI6IL8LG7DD.SMALL.jpg MoltenScienceLab Con esta pequeña emisora tu y tus amigos podran escuchar la musica que mas les gusta sin necesidad de parlantes, solo las radios de sus celulares, asi evitando la contaminacion acustica;Tambien podras escuchar en tus dispositivos de audio como parlantes y sistemas de sonido tu musica si esque tu rep...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 04:36:34 PST
Hack a wireless doorbell into remote switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Wireless-Doorbell-Into-Remote-Switch/
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 16:48:15 PST
Boom Box for the Workshop, Tailgating, Etc. http://www.instructables.com/id/Boom-Box-for-the-Workshop-Tailgating-Etc/
Boom Box for the Workshop, Tailgating, Etc. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/1FEA/IL4FQ1EC/F0O1FEAIL4FQ1EC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/1FEA/IL4FQ1EC/F0O1FEAIL4FQ1EC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/1FEA/IL4FQ1EC/F0O1FEAIL4FQ1EC.SMALL.jpg HIO Silver Greetings. This is my first Instructable.I've grown tired of listening to the radio in my workshop and, as a gearhead, I figured I'd build a relatively portable boom box using an automotive head unit and speakers. After doing a bit of research on web, including Instructables, a Harbor Freight power ...
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 08:35:20 PST
5 Google Cardboard VR Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Google-Cardboard-VR-Hacks/
5 Google Cardboard VR Hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/K6RG/IL2624XA/FNOK6RGIL2624XA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/K6RG/IL2624XA/FNOK6RGIL2624XA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/K6RG/IL2624XA/FNOK6RGIL2624XA.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel Google Cardboard VR is the entry level VR headset that works with your smartphone. I got the chance to purchase one of these a while ago and when I first got it my first impressions was that it was good, but it could be better.The great thing about it though is that it is made of cardboard - it is l...
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 09:10:39 PST
How to make Simple water level Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Simple-Water-Level-Indicator/
How to make Simple water level Indicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/6DNF/IKZSB0MV/F6I6DNFIKZSB0MV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/6DNF/IKZSB0MV/F6I6DNFIKZSB0MV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/6DNF/IKZSB0MV/F6I6DNFIKZSB0MV.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Do you want to make water level indicator for easy! Try this. This simple water level indicator no needs Transistor or IC. I Make this for another project! this can use for Water bottle, Water tank, or another things you want to use this The schematic Follow the schematic. You can use brea...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 03:22:30 PST
Record Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Record-Clamp/
Record Clamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/H7VH/IKYCY5DX/FP2H7VHIKYCY5DX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/H7VH/IKYCY5DX/FP2H7VHIKYCY5DX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/H7VH/IKYCY5DX/FP2H7VHIKYCY5DX.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Record clamps help level and stabilize records on the turntable platter. They usually run $25 and up. This instructable shows how to make one for a dollar. Obtain a Hockey Puck Pick up a hockey puck with standard weight. Find the Center Use a caliper and compass to find the center of the puc...
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 04:35:34 PST
Prelude to Automation - Hacking a Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Prelude-to-Automation-Hacking-a-Remote/
Prelude to Automation - Hacking a Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/0DG0/IKWVD4EN/F1Q0DG0IKWVD4EN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/0DG0/IKWVD4EN/F1Q0DG0IKWVD4EN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/0DG0/IKWVD4EN/F1Q0DG0IKWVD4EN.SMALL.jpg andymenon A few weeks ago, I read up on an Arduino project to create a home automation system. Being a electronic hobbyist, I wanted to be aware of the limits of my skill sets before attempting a project such as this. One of my major pain points was to open up a remote control, and hack in a microprocessor to...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 23:21:56 PST
10minutes Invisible Bluetooth speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/10minutes-Invisible-Bluetooth-Speakers/
10minutes Invisible Bluetooth speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/DKUK/IKSL1LUF/FWZDKUKIKSL1LUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/DKUK/IKSL1LUF/FWZDKUKIKSL1LUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/DKUK/IKSL1LUF/FWZDKUKIKSL1LUF.SMALL.jpg sinzu Here is a very simple instructable to build your own invisible bluetooth speaker.This project use exciters. These incredible compact components can turn any surfaces and materials into a speaker. When attached to surfaces, it vibrate mechanically and the vibrations translate into auditory informatio...
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 01:35:12 PST
Vintage Pi Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Pi-Projector/
Vintage Pi Projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/0IPV/IKLHZL5V/FXT0IPVIKLHZL5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/0IPV/IKLHZL5V/FXT0IPVIKLHZL5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/0IPV/IKLHZL5V/FXT0IPVIKLHZL5V.SMALL.jpg ReStord-iSh This classic slide projector has been fitted with a LCD screen in place of a slide and a 20w LED as a light source. This simple hack can be done with almost any vintage projector and will give you the power to use the walls in your home as a monitor for your Raspberry Pi. I use my Raspberry Pi proje...
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 10:55:03 PST
WAVE- The Ultimate Helping Hands Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/WAVE-the-Ultimate-Helping-Hands-Device/
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 00:02:56 PST
Wireless Doorbell - (Raspberry PI & Amazon Dash) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Doorbell-Raspberry-PI-Amazon-Dash/
Wireless Doorbell - (Raspberry PI & Amazon Dash) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/X3II/IKVFW390/FAGX3IIIKVFW390.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/X3II/IKVFW390/FAGX3IIIKVFW390.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/X3II/IKVFW390/FAGX3IIIKVFW390.SMALL.jpg quintaar What does it do? (see video)When the button is pressed, Raspberry discovers new device logging on the wireless network. This way- it can recognise the button being pressed and pass the information about this fact to your mobile (or a device of your choice)In this project you will see how to change t...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:32:12 PST
RASPBERRY PI FREE STYLE POWERING (RPI POWER SUPPLY HACK) http://www.instructables.com/id/RASPBERRY-PI-FREE-STYLE-POWERING-RPI-POWER-SUPPLY-/
RASPBERRY PI FREE STYLE POWERING (RPI POWER SUPPLY HACK) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DY9Q/IKFRYUXK/FABDY9QIKFRYUXK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DY9Q/IKFRYUXK/FABDY9QIKFRYUXK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DY9Q/IKFRYUXK/FABDY9QIKFRYUXK.SMALL.jpg Dragos Iosub This is a tutorial that enables you to power your Raspberry PI2 / Raspberry PI B+ form any power sources that supplies voltage between 6.5V up to 20V and current 1A.I used as power source the 19V wall adapter from one old BENQ notebook. This hack is useful also in configuration where gel-Lead(Pb) re...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:01:46 PST
Kiev 6c Medium Format Slit Scan http://www.instructables.com/id/Kiev-6c-Medium-Format-Slit-Scan/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 15:45:07 PST
Extra Compact Slit Scan Camera Mk2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Extra-Compact-Slit-Scan-Camera-Mk2/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:32:18 PST
Spotlight Upgrade / LED Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Spotlight-Upgrade-LED-Hack/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 12:19:56 PST
Turn Your Old DSLR Into A Microscope! | DSLR Hacks #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Old-DSLR-Into-a-Microscope-DSLR-Hacks-1/
Turn Your Old DSLR Into A Microscope! | DSLR Hacks #1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Did you know you can use your SLR's zoom lens as a microscope? I didn't!My uncle gave me an old SLR film camera that he didn't need, Because he knows that I love taking electronic devices apart, I was really happy because I'd never taken apart a SLR camera! A couple minutes later, My 5 year old cous...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 03:04:49 PST
DIY Life-Size Phone Controlled BB8 Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Life-Size-Phone-Controlled-BB8-Droid/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:47:24 PST
DIY USB Penmouse/Mousepen http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USB-PenmouseMousepen/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 12:36:04 PST
Ultimate 14-in-1 Soldering Helping Hands Station! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-14-in-1-Soldering-Station/
Ultimate 14-in-1 Soldering Helping Hands Station! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/5UEE/IJ1PIW0N/F3M5UEEIJ1PIW0N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/5UEE/IJ1PIW0N/F3M5UEEIJ1PIW0N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/5UEE/IJ1PIW0N/F3M5UEEIJ1PIW0N.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 This is a project that took me about 2 months to make, Not because it's very complicated, But if you look at the list below, You'll probably understand why... I don't know why, But for some reason, It's sort of addicting to think of more features to add!This project is based on, And is a huge upgrad...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 11:54:23 PST
RF Outlet to Light Switch Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/RF-Outlet-to-Light-Switch-Hack/
RF Outlet to Light Switch Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/ECH6/INER58GO/F5VECH6INER58GO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/ECH6/INER58GO/F5VECH6INER58GO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/ECH6/INER58GO/F5VECH6INER58GO.SMALL.jpg moyerek Kickstarter (and later Indiegogo) project Hook was something that was an easy choice to back since it made cheap and readily available home automation devices smart by adding the ability to control using your smartphone and/or IFTTT. The biggest downfall that I quickly determined was that they had ...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 13:53:24 PST
Mexican Mayan Cipher Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Mexican-Mayan-Cipher-Wheel/
Mexican Mayan Cipher Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/KNU5/IIAOGOTJ/FTKKNU5IIAOGOTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/KNU5/IIAOGOTJ/FTKKNU5IIAOGOTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/KNU5/IIAOGOTJ/FTKKNU5IIAOGOTJ.SMALL.jpg H2Powerman For years I have been interested in codes and spy gear. I built this Mayan Cipher Wheel adaption from a Mexican cipher wheel that had been used up until WWII. Thanks to my local community college they helped me laser cut this so I could use this for a live action RPG game I did for a friend and thei...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 16:58:50 PST
Call Blocker / Telemarketer Stopper http://www.instructables.com/id/Call-Blocker-Telemarkter-Stopper/
Call Blocker / Telemarketer Stopper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/Y4I8/IHXTGUQS/FZLY4I8IHXTGUQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/Y4I8/IHXTGUQS/FZLY4I8IHXTGUQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/Y4I8/IHXTGUQS/FZLY4I8IHXTGUQS.SMALL.jpg rjkorn Some days it seems like the phone never stops ringing. The caller ID always says "Toll Free Call" or some other nonsense. I wanted a way to just drop these calls. I was going to use an Arduino to watch the caller ID and answer each one of these calls. I was looking at Audio recorder modules but then...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 10:56:14 PST
NES Controller Night Light V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-Controller-Night-Light-V2/
NES Controller Night Light V2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/FAE0/IHNTEJH7/FKMFAE0IHNTEJH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/FAE0/IHNTEJH7/FKMFAE0IHNTEJH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/FAE0/IHNTEJH7/FKMFAE0IHNTEJH7.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer A couple of years ago a made a NES Controller Night Light in Resin. Although I was happy with the final build, it wasn't an easy one to do. I decided to revisit this build recently after a friend wanted me to make them one. I really didn't want to have to go through all of that resin polishing ag...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 13:55:14 PST
LED RGB Floodlight Christmas Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-RGB-Floodlight-Christmas-Hack/
LED RGB Floodlight Christmas Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/6LV1/IH9EQOB2/F9M6LV1IH9EQOB2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/6LV1/IH9EQOB2/F9M6LV1IH9EQOB2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/6LV1/IH9EQOB2/F9M6LV1IH9EQOB2.SMALL.jpg dapackers Last winter I had an ugly plastic snowman out in the front yard with the brightest fluorescent bulb in it I could find - it was bright but boring. After doing some cool effects with this years Jack-o-Lanterns using RGB LEDs, I was looking to scale things up and put some fancy lighting inside the ug...
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 22:06:00 PST
Interactive Weekly Calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Weekly-Calendar/
Interactive Weekly Calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/Y7TV/IH9EQ45W/FCKY7TVIH9EQ45W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/Y7TV/IH9EQ45W/FCKY7TVIH9EQ45W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/Y7TV/IH9EQ45W/FCKY7TVIH9EQ45W.SMALL.jpg beul GreetingsThe Art of time management is give enthusiasm to make our live more meaningfulStart with simple thing, we know what we have should do tomorrow and what we have done today review it if our mission today, if not done yet so we need to sticky the plan to the left day we havewhatever we are, if...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 06:24:59 PST
Easy Android display for Arduino with Torque App http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Android-display-for-Arduino-with-Torque-App/
Easy Android display for Arduino with Torque App - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/V070/IGTAT728/FIXV070IGTAT728.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/V070/IGTAT728/FIXV070IGTAT728.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/V070/IGTAT728/FIXV070IGTAT728.SMALL.jpg niekvanprooijen For a long time I struggled with displaying Arduino data on an Android phone. I tried the MEGA ADK, but it is quite hard to work with. I tried the play store apps, but they cannot display data from an own program.So, time to make and hack. In my car I use an ELM327 Bluetooth adapter in combination w...
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 07:58:22 PST
Post-Apocalyptic Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Post-Apocalyptic-Amplifier/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 12:30:37 PST
Shower Knocker http://www.instructables.com/id/Shower-Knocker/
Shower Knocker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/SMYI/IGQYCLNT/FZESMYIIGQYCLNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/SMYI/IGQYCLNT/FZESMYIIGQYCLNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/SMYI/IGQYCLNT/FZESMYIIGQYCLNT.SMALL.jpg jckelley Singing loudly in the shower is always fun, but yelling and trying to have a conversation with the person outside the door isn't. Sometimes the hardest part about that is actually knowing if someone is trying to get your attention or not This becomes a big problem in the master bath, when the room i...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 18:56:13 PST