Instructables: exploring - technology - holiday - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:40:10 PST BLOX v1.01 Blinky LED Snowflake Kit on the Othermill http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinky-LED-Snowflake-Kit-on-the-Othermill/
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By: othermachine

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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 10:52:19 PST
Library of Congress Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Library-of-Congress-3D-Printed-Christmas-Ornament/
Library of Congress Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E7IU/I28OP1ZD/FKAE7IUI28OP1ZD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E7IU/I28OP1ZD/FKAE7IUI28OP1ZD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E7IU/I28OP1ZD/FKAE7IUI28OP1ZD.SMALL.jpg VickyTGAW For my entry for the 3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge, I decided I wanted to do something inspired by one of our family’s favorite DC destinations-- the Reading Room in the Library of Congress' Jefferson Building. The beauty of the building and knowledge within is a great testament to the best o...
By: VickyTGAW

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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 08:42:34 PST
Raspberry Pi Christmas Tree Light Show http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Christmas-Tree-Light-Show/
Raspberry Pi Christmas Tree Light Show - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/AELA/I283RNA6/FEUAELAI283RNA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/AELA/I283RNA6/FEUAELAI283RNA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/AELA/I283RNA6/FEUAELAI283RNA6.SMALL.jpg Osprey22 This project involves using a Raspberry Pi to drive 8 AC outlets which are connected to Christmas Tree light sets. The AC lights are simple one color strands of lights, but to give a more dynamic range to the light show there is also a 25 programmable RGB LED star. One of the benefits of usi...
By: Osprey22

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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 20:58:30 PST
Permanent Digital LED House Holiday Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Permanent-Digital-LED-House-Holiday-Lighting/
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By: CarlS

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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 06:49:55 PDT
Create an Andy Warhol Style Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-an-Andy-Warhol-Style-Card/
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 22:03:41 PST
DIY Custom Painted Grinch Sphero http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Painted-Grinch-Sphero/
DIY Custom Painted Grinch Sphero - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/YE8N/HP0CWK1N/FEVYE8NHP0CWK1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/YE8N/HP0CWK1N/FEVYE8NHP0CWK1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/YE8N/HP0CWK1N/FEVYE8NHP0CWK1N.SMALL.jpg gosphero Sphero 2.0 is gearing up for another season of eggnog and mistletoe, and this year, he's dressing as everyone's favorite Christmas character - the Grinch. Deck your ball this holiday with this how-to Instructable brought to you by the one and only Deth Becomes You. --- Deth Becomes You here again ...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 08:10:58 PST
PIE-rotechnic Thanksgiving Dessert! (Mega Dangerous) http://www.instructables.com/id/PIE-rotechnic-Thanksgiving-Dessert-Mega-Dangerous/
PIE-rotechnic Thanksgiving Dessert! (Mega Dangerous) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/YJ1G/HO7XGB68/FQSYJ1GHO7XGB68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/YJ1G/HO7XGB68/FQSYJ1GHO7XGB68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/YJ1G/HO7XGB68/FQSYJ1GHO7XGB68.SMALL.jpg The King of Random An innocent looking pumpkin pie erupts an insane fountain of flames and fire! Watch the Video! WARNING: This project is for demonstrational, educational, and entertainment purposes only.   It is not intended to be duplicated.  This experiment should only be attempted by experienced professi...
By: The King of Random

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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 14:57:48 PST
LED Holiday Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Holiday-Tie/
LED Holiday Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/P4RI/GWG7O7GX/F2JP4RIGWG7O7GX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/P4RI/GWG7O7GX/F2JP4RIGWG7O7GX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/P4RI/GWG7O7GX/F2JP4RIGWG7O7GX.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Make an LED holiday tie for that special man in your life this Christmas.  It is easy to create fun light patterns using Aniomagic's Sparkle Board even if you don't have any previous knowledge of circuitry or programming.  This is a great project to do with your kids to teach them a bit about electr...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2011 15:03:33 PST
Advent Calendar for Geeks http://www.instructables.com/id/Advent-Calendar-for-Geeks/
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By: mischka

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Sat, 19 Nov 2011 11:10:14 PST
Movie Flipbook you can make at the office (No drill or workshop tools needed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Movie-Flipbook-you-can-make-at-the-office-No-dril/
Movie Flipbook you can make at the office (No drill or workshop tools needed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/4REY/G3TE0XZ3/F904REYG3TE0XZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/4REY/G3TE0XZ3/F904REYG3TE0XZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/4REY/G3TE0XZ3/F904REYG3TE0XZ3.SMALL.jpg SwitchGirl Make a Flip Book from iHeartSwitch on Vimeo. (REFERENCES: http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade_Flipbook_2/ AND http://thecurio.us/blog/?p=14) We had to make something for the Christmas exchange this year that was $10 and under. I looked to the cinema for inspiration, and found the flipbook...
By: SwitchGirl

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Sat, 2 Jan 2010 14:10:06 PST