Instructables: exploring - technology - handheld - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 8 Dec 2016 06:16:38 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY Raspberry Pi Zero Handheld Game Console http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Raspberry-Pi-Zero-Handheld-Game-Console/
DIY Raspberry Pi Zero Handheld Game Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/WMF8/IUSM1QP7/FW1WMF8IUSM1QP7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/WMF8/IUSM1QP7/FW1WMF8IUSM1QP7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/WMF8/IUSM1QP7/FW1WMF8IUSM1QP7.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I used a Raspberry Pi Zero, NiMH batteries, a homemade over-discharge protection circuit, a rearview lcd and an audio amp to create a handheld game console that can play retro games. Let's get started! Watch the videos! The first video will show you how the ele...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 08:45:44 PDT
Solar Charging Back Case Cover For Smartphones Under 4$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Charging-Case-for-Smartphones-Under-4/
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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 08:53:22 PDT
Extendable handheld gimbal for GoPro/SJ4000/Xiaomi Yi/iLook http://www.instructables.com/id/Extendable-Handheld-Gimbal-for-GoProSJ4000Xiaomi-Y/
Extendable handheld gimbal for GoPro/SJ4000/Xiaomi Yi/iLook - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/NIFB/IP08XKF8/F3WNIFBIP08XKF8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/NIFB/IP08XKF8/F3WNIFBIP08XKF8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/NIFB/IP08XKF8/F3WNIFBIP08XKF8.SMALL.jpg MithilR This tutorial will guide you how to hack a selfie stick and a 2D Gimbal to make an extendable handheld gimbal which can mount cameras like GoPro SJ4000/5000/6000 Xiaomi Yi Walkera iLook.A Gimbal is a stabilization mechanism which removes the shakiness of the camera upon movement and ...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 08:51:14 PDT
Handheld PC/Retropie Hybrid http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-PCRetropie-Hybrid/
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 21:02:42 PDT
Mini Arduino Lux Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Arduino-Lux-Meter/
Mini Arduino Lux Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/RM47/IN4TQLYL/FF3RM47IN4TQLYL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/RM47/IN4TQLYL/FF3RM47IN4TQLYL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/RM47/IN4TQLYL/FF3RM47IN4TQLYL.SMALL.jpg 3zuli I needed a Lux meter for testing flashlights. There are some good lux meters available in the $15-25 range, but shipping always takes a long time and I needed it now. That's when I realized that I had an unused BH1750 light meter module laying around, which I bought some time ago but never used it. ...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 11:09:10 PDT
GotMesh: The most cheap and simplistic 3D scanner. http://www.instructables.com/id/GotMesh-the-Most-Cheap-and-Simplistic-3D-Scanner/
GotMesh: The most cheap and simplistic 3D scanner. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SMALL.jpg yenfre got mesh? is the most cheap and simplistic open source 3D scanner.If you liked this instructable, please vote for it in the 3D Printing Contest 2016.got mesh? allows owners of 3D printers to easily recreate detailed difficult to model objects to later 3D print. The goals for this project was to make...
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 08:35:07 PDT
Handheld Flood/Spot Light (2-10k lumens) http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-FloodSpot-Light-2-10k-Lumens/
Handheld Flood/Spot Light (2-10k lumens) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WQ82/IKK2J0XU/FVWWQ82IKK2J0XU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WQ82/IKK2J0XU/FVWWQ82IKK2J0XU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WQ82/IKK2J0XU/FVWWQ82IKK2J0XU.SMALL.jpg Kandrix Hi all!In this instructable I'd like to show you how I made this really powerful flood/spot light, which features huge coaxial lens for focusing, as well as it can output up to 10k lumens with correct LED used. So let's see how its made. Gathering all the parts The parts list:Enclosure - For this...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 10:33:58 PST
Vacuum Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sound-in-Space-the-Handheld-Version/
Vacuum Buzzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/PLKN/IJUCL1SU/FAWPLKNIJUCL1SU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/PLKN/IJUCL1SU/FAWPLKNIJUCL1SU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/PLKN/IJUCL1SU/FAWPLKNIJUCL1SU.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Need some space and quiet?If you're trying to change your surroundings, maybe you should think about traveling vertically. You know what a car horn sounds like in outer space? Nothing! Sound needs something to move through, and if you take away the air, then you take away sound's pressure wave. An e...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 13:12:50 PST
PiSP Pi Station Portable, A Raspberry Pi Gaming Handheld http://www.instructables.com/id/PiPS-Pi-Portable-Station-a-Raspberry-Pi-Gaming-Han/
PiSP Pi Station Portable, A Raspberry Pi Gaming Handheld - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/NJ4Z/IJRFIW4O/F1RNJ4ZIJRFIW4O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/NJ4Z/IJRFIW4O/F1RNJ4ZIJRFIW4O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/NJ4Z/IJRFIW4O/F1RNJ4ZIJRFIW4O.SMALL.jpg JezzaW1 It's amazing that you can buy a small computer like the Raspberry Pi for under $50. However what do you do with a small cheap computer like this? Make yourself a retro gaming handheld emulator of course!There are many projects out there already that inspired me to make my own Raspberry Pi Handheld, ...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 05:08:33 PST
Turn Your Old DSLR Into A Microscope! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Old-DSLR-Into-a-Microscope-DSLR-Hacks-1/
Turn Your Old DSLR Into A Microscope! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Haptic Distance Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Haptic-Distance-Sensor/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 13:07:46 PDT
DIY Game & Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Game-Watch/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:23:40 PDT
Camera remote control and timelapse http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-remote-control-and-timelapse/
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Thu, 19 Jul 2012 09:12:12 PDT
Modify an 80's Retro Handheld Game by Adding a MP3/MP4 Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-an-80s-Retro-Handheld-Game-by-Adding-a-MP3/
Modify an 80's Retro Handheld Game by Adding a MP3/MP4 Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/LYXY/H3NKZKXY/FB1LYXYH3NKZKXY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/LYXY/H3NKZKXY/FB1LYXYH3NKZKXY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/LYXY/H3NKZKXY/FB1LYXYH3NKZKXY.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer I have a bunch of very cool 80s handheld games - some in great condition, others have seen better days.  One I had was totally dead, and no matter how hard I tried I just couldn't throw it away.  So instead I decided to bring it back to life with a modern twist.  I scoured ebay trying to find the...
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Wed, 20 Jun 2012 20:10:55 PDT
How to Make a PIP-Boy (Prototype) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-PIP-Boy/
How to Make a PIP-Boy (Prototype) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/UIDN/H1AH705W/FG9UIDNH1AH705W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/UIDN/H1AH705W/FG9UIDNH1AH705W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/UIDN/H1AH705W/FG9UIDNH1AH705W.SMALL.jpg Aleator777      So what exactly is a PIP-Boy, you ask? For those unfamiliar, a PIP-Boy is a device used by the protagonist in the popular Fallout series of video games for navigation, radiation detection, data storage/playback, and inventory management. Being a major fan of the franchise, I decided I wanted to...
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 23:52:36 PDT
A gmjhowe-Esque Time Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/A-gmjhowe-Esque-Time-Machine/
A gmjhowe-Esque Time Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/Q0ZE/G1QWAPQV/FIEQ0ZEG1QWAPQV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/Q0ZE/G1QWAPQV/FIEQ0ZEG1QWAPQV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/Q0ZE/G1QWAPQV/FIEQ0ZEG1QWAPQV.SMALL.jpg noiriflamme materials:-cardboard-hot glue-electrical tape-shoelace-black acrylic paint-shoe polish-copper and pvc pipe fittings-coffee machine parts-broken jewelry-random junki'd like to thank gmjhowe and the magic of stacked and glued cardboard sheets. original work:http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2009 12:37:54 PST
How to Make a Portable Game System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Portable-Game-System/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2008 13:59:32 PST
Handheld game to interactive big screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-game-to-interactive-big-screen/
Handheld game to interactive big screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/SFB5/F9T3NQF5/FK2SFB5F9T3NQF5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/SFB5/F9T3NQF5/FK2SFB5F9T3NQF5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/SFB5/F9T3NQF5/FK2SFB5F9T3NQF5.SMALL.jpg koconutgurl This Instructable shows you how to take those old hand held games your mom gave you when you were little and make it into a large scale game that can be projected onto the tv and played by multiple players at once. This instructable will include: *Creation of projections of the game onto a large f...
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