Instructables: exploring - technology - head - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 05:37:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Head Mounted Display http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Head-Mounted-Display/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:10:51 PDT
Moving Bird Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Moving-Bird-Head/
Moving Bird Head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/BCNZ/HYCSZ0ZS/FKVBCNZHYCSZ0ZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/BCNZ/HYCSZ0ZS/FKVBCNZHYCSZ0ZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/BCNZ/HYCSZ0ZS/FKVBCNZHYCSZ0ZS.SMALL.jpg AlfaShampoo Hello World!for my project I have done a moving bird head. After finishing this a friend of mine said it reminded her of a Skeksis ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skeksis ) from The Dark Crystal movie, so now I am calling him SkekZek XD. But ya here it is then. Materials Materialsbase bored (I fou...
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 21:23:31 PDT
Turn Your Head or anything else into a Stick Shift! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Head-or-anything-else-Stick-Shift/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:48:22 PDT
Build the Remote Control Bobble-head Bobbler! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-Remote-Control-Bobble-head-Bobbler/
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 10:59:41 PST
DIY Polaroid Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Polaroid-Swinger-Model-20-To-Canon-EF-DSLR-Len/
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By: G. M.

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Thu, 30 May 2013 12:29:24 PDT
Casting with 123D Make (hot glue horse head)- I made it at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Casting-with-123D-Make-hot-glue-horse-head-I-ma/
Casting with 123D Make (hot glue horse head)- I made it at TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/417I/HGZO4ADQ/FO2417IHGZO4ADQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/417I/HGZO4ADQ/FO2417IHGZO4ADQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/417I/HGZO4ADQ/FO2417IHGZO4ADQ.SMALL.jpg khietman Last year I experimented with creating casts using 123D Make, thereby turning a 3D model into whatever casted material one might like. I created the hollow casts using Make and, after assembling them as one would with any 123D Make creation, had a series of casting blocks that I filled with hot glue...
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Wed, 22 May 2013 00:06:15 PDT
how to recover a dry printer head http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-recover-a-dry-printer-head/
how to recover a dry printer head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/RR4Z/HGU2EA29/FKJRR4ZHGU2EA29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/RR4Z/HGU2EA29/FKJRR4ZHGU2EA29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/RR4Z/HGU2EA29/FKJRR4ZHGU2EA29.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi How many time do you have found your inkjet printer dead after a standing idle long period? Because of the low durability of inkjet prints I usually send them to a web print-shop, so my colours, althought I try to remember to keep them making exercise, often get dry. This happens more certainly if y...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 12:08:48 PDT
improved motorized gigapan gear [UPDATED!] http://www.instructables.com/id/improved-motorized-gigapan-gear/
improved motorized gigapan gear [UPDATED!] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/YLI7/HFPTGCZT/FU8YLI7HFPTGCZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/YLI7/HFPTGCZT/FU8YLI7HFPTGCZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/YLI7/HFPTGCZT/FU8YLI7HFPTGCZT.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi To make impressive gigapixel images with much more resolution I needed to increase the number of photos per line, i.e. the number of teeth of my DIY gigapan motorized gear. There were two ways: to enlarge the diameter of the gear (but so I'd have also to build a longer brace between tripod and motor...
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 04:01:15 PDT
the simplest DIY motorized gigapan gear http://www.instructables.com/id/the-simplest-DIY-motorized-gigapan-gear/
the simplest DIY motorized gigapan gear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/74B6/HE7D9QXR/FAO74B6HE7D9QXR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/74B6/HE7D9QXR/FAO74B6HE7D9QXR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/74B6/HE7D9QXR/FAO74B6HE7D9QXR.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi As many of you have already discovered with a peek into my website, I love photography and especially 360° panoramas. Lately I've dived into the fascinating world of Gigapixel photography. So I bought a motorized tripod head and I've made some Gigapixel tests. Although they're not huge (if you want ...
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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 15:39:33 PDT
DIY Google Glass AKA the "Beady-i" http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Google-Glasses-AKA-the-Beady-i/
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Fri, 15 Mar 2013 15:00:35 PDT
How to do a Forensic Facial Reconstruction http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-a-Forensic-Facial-Reconstruction/
How to do a Forensic Facial Reconstruction - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/R517/HD7TZCNI/F9PR517HD7TZCNI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/R517/HD7TZCNI/F9PR517HD7TZCNI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/R517/HD7TZCNI/F9PR517HD7TZCNI.SMALL.jpg Brianaala This is a brief overview of how forensic 3-D manual craniofacial reproductions are done.  While this instructable will show the process of one case from beginning to end, it is not intended to be a proxy for teaching the knowledge and skills required to perform a credible facial reproduction; that t...
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 13:29:51 PST
Arduino controlled animatronic wooden head (reading lamp) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-animatronic-wooden-head-readin/
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Wed, 21 Mar 2012 16:50:38 PDT
Motorizing the Doctor Who Pinball Dalek http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorizing-the-Doctor-Who-Pinball-Dalek/
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Fri, 7 Oct 2011 16:50:57 PDT
Talking Animatronic Robot Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Animatronic-Robot-Head/
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Sat, 12 Feb 2011 23:51:13 PST
Panorama Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Panorama-Head/
Panorama Head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/BAVC/GH6IFJGJ/F4VBAVCGH6IFJGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/BAVC/GH6IFJGJ/F4VBAVCGH6IFJGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/BAVC/GH6IFJGJ/F4VBAVCGH6IFJGJ.SMALL.jpg KresimirPregernik I want to take a pictures in panoramic view, even 360 degree. Well, some trials from hand was not successful as I expected. Problem was hold still and nodal point. Then I found on web a huge offer for panorama heads. The prices are...ouch. And t than I go in my working corner. Start with finding ...
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Wed, 1 Dec 2010 23:02:29 PST
iRecoil - iPhone Retractable Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/iRecoil-iPhone-Retractable-Headphones/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2008 05:51:31 PDT
Instructables HQ Trip: 4/13/08 http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-HQ-Trip-41308/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/NM1H/FFAOSIFJ/FJCNM1HFFAOSIFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/NM1H/FFAOSIFJ/FJCNM1HFFAOSIFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/NM1H/FFAOSIFJ/FJCNM1HFFAOSIFJ.SMALL.jpg GorillazMiko Edit: The naval base is their old base. They're now in San Francisco, not Alameda anymore.It was fun.My time at the Instructables HQ was just awesome.It was so cool.At first, I couldn't find the HQ, so my family went into a Starbucks and then I called Christy, who helped us get there (while on the p...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2008 20:40:54 PDT
Bobblebot Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bobblebot-Robot/
Bobblebot Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/CNYX/FDSE94YR/FIDCNYXFDSE94YR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/CNYX/FDSE94YR/FIDCNYXFDSE94YR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/CNYX/FDSE94YR/FIDCNYXFDSE94YR.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Is that a robot in your pocket or are you just glad to see me?Since the extinction of the the pocket protector, what else could replace the ubiquitous uber-geek pocket accessory but a Bobblebot pocket Robot? People can spot it a mile away and know to either holster their K'nex weapons or say "Hai, ...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2008 08:23:29 PDT
Decapitation Effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Decapitation-Effect/
Decapitation Effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/6TAV/FC2E8L20/FX36TAVFC2E8L20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/6TAV/FC2E8L20/FX36TAVFC2E8L20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/6TAV/FC2E8L20/FX36TAVFC2E8L20.SMALL.jpg indymogul There comes a time in every filmmaker's life when he needs to lop off a head. When I was a kid, I'd cut the camera and replace heads with basketballs, but this is Erik Beck from Indy Mogul we're taking out, so you know things are going to get messy. Cuddle up close to your styrofoam heads, jugs of f...
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Thu, 31 Jan 2008 12:51:37 PST