Instructables: exploring - technology - hot http://www.instructables.com Thu, 2 Oct 2014 02:23:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Heated Apparel http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-Apparel/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:41:45 PDT
Laptop Motherboard Revival http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Motherboard-Revival/
Laptop Motherboard Revival - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/MXQQ/HZQTF28Y/F47MXQQHZQTF28Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/MXQQ/HZQTF28Y/F47MXQQHZQTF28Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/MXQQ/HZQTF28Y/F47MXQQHZQTF28Y.SMALL.jpg b1tbang3r I had recently received a "fried" Dell Inspiron N5010 laptop in the mail from a family member who needed all of the information off of the hard drive. In return, they told me to just keep it for parts or try to get it working and put it to use... Challenge accepted!Upon receiving the computer, all I...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 09:12:26 PDT
DIY Air Conditioner with Recycle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Air-Conditioner-with-Recycle/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:15:34 PDT
Soldering to Desoldering Station Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-to-Desoldering-Station-Hack/
Soldering to Desoldering Station Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/HAWG/HXA9OBEI/F74HAWGHXA9OBEI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/HAWG/HXA9OBEI/F74HAWGHXA9OBEI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/HAWG/HXA9OBEI/F74HAWGHXA9OBEI.SMALL.jpg klee27x I recently bought my first hot air station. On a whim, I decided to get the Xtronic 9020. It comes with a soldering station and fume extractor. After a week with the station, I figured out that I have no use for anything but the hot air. I decided to change the soldering iron out for a desoldering ...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 09:27:49 PDT
DIY Lego USB Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lego-USB-Flashdrive/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 01:00:35 PDT
Wrist Cooling System http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrist-Cooling-System/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 04:08:02 PDT
123d Designed Transformers: Rodimus Prime? (Damaged) http://www.instructables.com/id/123d-Designed-Transformers-Rodimus-Prime-Damaged/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 21:20:41 PDT
Circuit Art: Instructables Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Art-Instructable-Robot/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 08:59:55 PDT
How to: Dark Aluminium Powder In Bulk (Household Materials) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dark-Aluminium-Powder-In-Bulk-Household-Mat/
How to: Dark Aluminium Powder In Bulk (Household Materials) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/KMHU/HV3ZT5LH/F28KMHUHV3ZT5LH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/KMHU/HV3ZT5LH/F28KMHUHV3ZT5LH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/KMHU/HV3ZT5LH/F28KMHUHV3ZT5LH.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan You should open up your Ball Mills Container daily and let Aluminum Powder air out, if you don't do this when you finally do go to open the container the aluminum might spontaneously oxidize in the presence of all the new oxygen and potentially ignite... I've never had it happen, but it is still t...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 10:23:53 PDT
HOW TO: ORB STEEL WOOL PHOTOGRAPHY http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-ORB-STEEL-WOOL-PHOTOGRAPHY/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/Q4XA/HUKFPLJQ/FO5Q4XAHUKFPLJQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/Q4XA/HUKFPLJQ/FO5Q4XAHUKFPLJQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/Q4XA/HUKFPLJQ/FO5Q4XAHUKFPLJQ.SMALL.jpg rachelsherman *For more visual instructions, check out our video here! OVERVIEW MATERIALS Metal whisk (stuff the steel wool in here) Steel wool (get Grade 0, 00, 000, or 0000. Don't get anything at or above Grade 1. This can be found at the local hardware store) Lighter OR 9 volt battery (To light the steel wo...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 09:34:09 PDT
Hot water solar collector controller with thermostat v1.2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-water-solar-collector-controller-with-thermost-1/
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 04:43:30 PDT
Physic behind sky lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Physic-behind-sky-lanterns/
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 07:58:42 PST
Hot Water Geyser Control System http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Water-Geyser-Control-System/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/MCX0/HRWNBWE0/FWRMCX0HRWNBWE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/MCX0/HRWNBWE0/FWRMCX0HRWNBWE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/MCX0/HRWNBWE0/FWRMCX0HRWNBWE0.SMALL.jpg Electronics Hub This circuit is used to turn off the geyser when our water gets heated and is ready for bathing. Although modern domestic geysers have an inherent ability to detect the temperature and turn On or Off automatically, this circuit helps us to gain insight regarding how this is one in the geysers. For d...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 23:50:45 PST
Remove the heating function from a Corning PC420 hot plate stirrer http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-heating-function-from-Corning-PC420-hot-pla/
Remove the heating function from a Corning PC420 hot plate stirrer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/OC71/HRI8SHPP/FI5OC71HRI8SHPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/OC71/HRI8SHPP/FI5OC71HRI8SHPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/OC71/HRI8SHPP/FI5OC71HRI8SHPP.SMALL.jpg Dr_L This instructable involves the modification of a laboratory instrument powered by main voltage. If you choose to make these modifications, you will endorse the full responsibility of these modifications. The instructions described here will most likely void the warranty of your hot plate stirrer. If...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 11:44:28 PST
Raspberry Pi Rain Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Rain-Box/
Raspberry Pi Rain Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DRUR/HPYORXUW/FP4DRURHPYORXUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DRUR/HPYORXUW/FP4DRURHPYORXUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DRUR/HPYORXUW/FP4DRURHPYORXUW.SMALL.jpg Adum24 I find the sound of rain really soothing, and wanted a device to just play rain sounds for me. I figured the Raspberry Pi would be perfect for this. So I wrote a Python script that selects a random number, and, based on the number, selects a rain sound to play. After that, I stuck it in a hobby proj...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 19:30:31 PST
Wire Wound Resistor Handwarmer *First Instructable* http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Wound-Resistor-Handwarmer-First-Instructable/
Wire Wound Resistor Handwarmer *First Instructable* - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/LKZU/HI3TS9Z3/FKSLKZUHI3TS9Z3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/LKZU/HI3TS9Z3/FKSLKZUHI3TS9Z3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/LKZU/HI3TS9Z3/FKSLKZUHI3TS9Z3.SMALL.jpg Techyte I loved the idea of electric handwarmers for ages, but I could never figure out how to build a safe one, until now. This is a good little project for people who live in cold regions and don't like to microwave or boil handwarmers. You could turn a few parts from an electrical store and from home int...
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 19:18:02 PDT
12V Sleeping Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/12V-Sleeping-Lamp/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/XM0H/HH2VMZCW/FEHXM0HHH2VMZCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/XM0H/HH2VMZCW/FEHXM0HHH2VMZCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/XM0H/HH2VMZCW/FEHXM0HHH2VMZCW.SMALL.jpg ardmatrik Made of: 1. 1W smd 3.7V Cool White LED 2. Wire 3. Plastic vase 4. Hot Cup - white/fog color 5. PVC pipe 6. Slide switch Support Material & Tools: 1. Super glue/5minute 1 tonne hardex 2. Cutter 3. Mini project saw 4. Driller Mine the power supply is from 12V solar system. Total power ~4Watt
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Sat, 25 May 2013 17:10:46 PDT
Fix a PC power supply fan without needing screwdrivers http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-PC-power-supply-fan-without-needing-screwdri/
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Sat, 25 May 2013 10:19:23 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
Giant hot glue LEDs- I made it at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-hot-glue-LEDs-I-made-it-at-TechShop/
Giant hot glue LEDs- I made it at TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/7C3N/HGZNWKYN/FP57C3NHGZNWKYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/7C3N/HGZNWKYN/FP57C3NHGZNWKYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/7C3N/HGZNWKYN/FP57C3NHGZNWKYN.SMALL.jpg khietman Sometimes you just want some really big LEDs! It's no problem to go out and buy some that are slightly larger than your standard 5mm LED, but if it's something larger that you desire for a project then the quick and easy solution is, as always, hot glue. It's a fairly straightforward and inexpensive...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 18:31:40 PDT
Homemade mini boiler http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-mini-boiler/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/1HNX/HELX4BXG/F3E1HNXHELX4BXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/1HNX/HELX4BXG/F3E1HNXHELX4BXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/1HNX/HELX4BXG/F3E1HNXHELX4BXG.SMALL.jpg ws2pac Mini boiler warming with candle ! Need items:Can of beer(cola) , candle , hose , court for hot water  and wire for stand . When you pour chilled water in cans ,in 2 minutes you will have hot water :)
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Sun, 24 Mar 2013 14:18:30 PDT
Easy 30 Minute Pocket Digital Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-30-Minute-Pocket-Digital-Microscope/
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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 15:50:07 PST
$1.50 Arduino TV Annoyer!! (Turns TVs on when you want them off) http://www.instructables.com/id/150-Arduino-TV-Annoyer-Turns-TVs-on-when-you-/
$1.50 Arduino TV Annoyer!! (Turns TVs on when you want them off) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/QT5L/H52FXKOO/F4YQT5LH52FXKOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/QT5L/H52FXKOO/F4YQT5LH52FXKOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/QT5L/H52FXKOO/F4YQT5LH52FXKOO.SMALL.jpg xBacon Hey Arduino fans! Here is an 'ible for making a device that turns TVs on when you want them off, and off then you want them on! If you hide it in something inconspicuous, it would make a great April Fools joke or gag gift. And the best part is that the total parts cost is less than $1.50!! (Assumin...
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Wed, 1 Aug 2012 11:06:25 PDT
mini powered fan http://www.instructables.com/id/mini-powered-fan/
mini powered fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/0EQP/H4AG8UD7/F1O0EQPH4AG8UD7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/0EQP/H4AG8UD7/F1O0EQPH4AG8UD7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/0EQP/H4AG8UD7/F1O0EQPH4AG8UD7.SMALL.jpg mde santis1 so i have a house at a ski resort and i go up during the summer to golf problem is it doesnt have air conditioning only heating ao it gets really really hot in there i have fans  there but i just dedcided to make a handheld one i went to the shack to get some supplies for my bike project and acciden...
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Sat, 7 Jul 2012 18:25:41 PDT
Hot Glue Gun Extruder for Your CNC Machine or 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Glue-Gun-Extruder-for-Your-CNC-Machine-or-3D-P/
Hot Glue Gun Extruder for Your CNC Machine or 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/KB6S/H2WEVFOF/F2OKB6SH2WEVFOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/KB6S/H2WEVFOF/F2OKB6SH2WEVFOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/KB6S/H2WEVFOF/F2OKB6SH2WEVFOF.SMALL.jpg cfavreau 3D Printing still costs a few dollars and may be out of reach of hobbiest who do not have any budget.   The goal of this instructable is to construct an FDM (Fused Deposition Modeling) printer extruder (a key component) using a $3 Hot Glue Gun.   If you don't think you have seen an FDM machine, you ...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 23:31:27 PDT
How to make a high resolution NYLON, ABS and PLA nozzle for a 3D Printer. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-high-resolution-NYLON-ABS-and-PLA-n/
How to make a high resolution NYLON, ABS and PLA nozzle for a 3D Printer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MEY4/H2ULR5MR/FXAMEY4H2ULR5MR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MEY4/H2ULR5MR/FXAMEY4H2ULR5MR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MEY4/H2ULR5MR/FXAMEY4H2ULR5MR.SMALL.jpg taulman This instructable will detail how to make a high resolution NYLON, ABS and PLA nozzle for a 3D Printer. For a complete description as to building the new 3D Printer that can print in NYLON, just visit the main instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/Combination-CNC-Machine-and-3D-Printer/ Th...
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Thu, 31 May 2012 18:23:52 PDT
Make a Permanent NYLON 3D Printed Coffee Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Permanent-NYLON-3D-Printed-Coffee-Filter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/763S/H2WESAPU/F8H763SH2WESAPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/763S/H2WESAPU/F8H763SH2WESAPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/763S/H2WESAPU/F8H763SH2WESAPU.SMALL.jpg taulman This is a permanent coffee filter equivalent to most standard 12 cup filter sizes. The NYLON coffee filter was printed on a 2BEIGH3 3D Printer as this printer is capable of printing with NYLON. Details of the printer can be seen at: http://www.instructables.com/id/Combination-CNC-Machine-and-3D-Prin...
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Tue, 29 May 2012 23:10:50 PDT
Combination CNC Machine and 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Combination-CNC-Machine-and-3D-Printer/
Combination CNC Machine and 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/D62E/H27LS6VX/FJ9D62EH27LS6VX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/D62E/H27LS6VX/FJ9D62EH27LS6VX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/D62E/H27LS6VX/FJ9D62EH27LS6VX.SMALL.jpg taulman How to make your own 2D CNC machine that converts into a 3D Printer and back to a CNC machine in less than an hour.  Costing less than a CNC machine or 3D printer! (~$1,000.00) In addition, the design will go further than the traditional 3D printer printing ABS/PLA, and move forward to printing with...
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Sun, 20 May 2012 21:07:07 PDT
Waterproofing an LED - The Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproofing-an-LED-The-Easy-Way/
Waterproofing an LED - The Easy Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/19TR/H1ENCGGU/FBR19TRH1ENCGGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/19TR/H1ENCGGU/FBR19TRH1ENCGGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/19TR/H1ENCGGU/FBR19TRH1ENCGGU.SMALL.jpg Kemerd Have you ever wanted to stick an LED in some water, and watch it glow? Wanted to make something involving sticking an LED in water? Well I'm going to tell you a pretty simple and obvious tutorial. 1x LED 1x Hot Glue Gun w/ Hot Glue Gun Sticks And that's all you need! Let's get started. I'm pretty...
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Thu, 26 Apr 2012 09:47:28 PDT
hot pocket buckyball shape http://www.instructables.com/id/hot-pocket-buckyball-shape/
hot pocket buckyball shape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/VF56/H174GNM4/FB7VF56H174GNM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/VF56/H174GNM4/FB7VF56H174GNM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/VF56/H174GNM4/FB7VF56H174GNM4.SMALL.jpg nerd7473 The first step is to make a strand of buckyballs# first step make a link of 6 balls# hexagon!!!! M#ake giant hexagon out of all 216 magnets and make sure it has a hole in the center. the tube the tube you have to connect two sides together# edge fold over the edge and connect it to the t...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 19:17:22 PDT
Customized Hot Knife. http://www.instructables.com/id/Customized-Hot-Knife/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 10:14:56 PST
How to Make a Waterblock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Waterblock/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2011 22:27:36 PST
How To Make Hot Ice Using Homemade Sodium Acetate http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Hot-Ice-Using-Homemade-Sodium-Acetate/
How To Make Hot Ice Using Homemade Sodium Acetate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/V4B9/GVZPH2MJ/FN0V4B9GVZPH2MJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/V4B9/GVZPH2MJ/FN0V4B9GVZPH2MJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/V4B9/GVZPH2MJ/FN0V4B9GVZPH2MJ.SMALL.jpg C.Stokenbury    Have you ever wanted to play with ice, but it was just too cold for you to touch? Well, we have found a way to solve this issue using everyday household objects. Yes, we mean hot ice! Often used in handwarmers, this "ice" warms your hands with the same ice texture. This way, you can do the things...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2011 05:47:38 PST
Maxwell Ultracapacitor Fun http://www.instructables.com/id/Maxwell-Ultracapacitor-Fun/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/AOO0/GW2EK9SV/FQ7AOO0GW2EK9SV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/AOO0/GW2EK9SV/FQ7AOO0GW2EK9SV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/AOO0/GW2EK9SV/FQ7AOO0GW2EK9SV.SMALL.jpg Inducktion Just me, playing around with my boostcap. It's an ultracapacitor from Maxwell Technologies, and I gotta say, it's interesting to hold 2600 farads in my hand. 2.5 volts though. This thing has only .7 milliohms of internal resistance! It's quite the beast, considering it can discharge at around 3.5 k...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 14:10:44 PST
Fix a dead power supply using a Hair Dryer (Reflow Trick) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-dead-power-supply-using-a-Hair-Dryer-Reflow/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/TXDE/GV5JF78A/FF3TXDEGV5JF78A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/TXDE/GV5JF78A/FF3TXDEGV5JF78A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/TXDE/GV5JF78A/FF3TXDEGV5JF78A.SMALL.jpg manthanr My Hp Pavillion a805n desktop stopped functioning properly after I temporarily disconnected the system from the power supply. At first, I thought the machine was dead (i.e. Power Supply Failure). However, I discovered a little trick using a Hair Dryer to bring the machine back to life. I thought I'd...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 12:52:05 PST
Hot Wire Foam Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Wire-Foam-Cutter-2/
Hot Wire Foam Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/4E4C/GV7CY5O4/F6G4E4CGV7CY5O4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/4E4C/GV7CY5O4/F6G4E4CGV7CY5O4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/4E4C/GV7CY5O4/F6G4E4CGV7CY5O4.SMALL.jpg bg6qam Controllable Adjustable Safety  Isolation 20V3A power conversion, Chinese woodworking saws, 2, guitar strings, dimmer switch. Tighten the pvc pipe by rotating the guitar strings. Done little to improve, add the root diameter of 8 mm compression spring about 10 mm long. Circuit 2 guitar str...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 03:41:08 PST
Magic Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Wire/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/MSQP/GV2OKT2W/FONMSQPGV2OKT2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/MSQP/GV2OKT2W/FONMSQPGV2OKT2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/MSQP/GV2OKT2W/FONMSQPGV2OKT2W.SMALL.jpg shesparticular Sometimes what looks like magic is really just science in a cute disguise, but that doesn't make it any less awesome. Nickel titanium wire has some awesome properties, among them has remarkable shape memory, meaning you can use heat and cold to amaze your friends! You'll Need. . . Some nickel ...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2011 11:11:53 PST
hot glue usb memory cover http://www.instructables.com/id/hot-glue-usb-memory-cover/
hot glue usb memory cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IZV4/GT5JYE18/FOXIZV4GT5JYE18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IZV4/GT5JYE18/FOXIZV4GT5JYE18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IZV4/GT5JYE18/FOXIZV4GT5JYE18.SMALL.jpg neo.Ang3L Today I'll show my flash drive with a cover in the hot glue. I apologize in advance for my English. The materials ( i materiali) We're in need.... 1.an oldpendrivewith the coverbroken. 2.hot gluegun. 3.acutterblade. 4.baking paper(youwillnotsticktothe glueon the surface). 5.hot gluefor wood(...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 12:41:13 PDT
How to Use a Phantom USB Port #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Phantom-USB-Port-2/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2011 10:09:47 PDT
Musical Grenade http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-Grenade/
Musical Grenade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/WB9J/GNFSIX1K/FRAWB9JGNFSIX1K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/WB9J/GNFSIX1K/FRAWB9JGNFSIX1K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/WB9J/GNFSIX1K/FRAWB9JGNFSIX1K.SMALL.jpg LucasOchoa For those situations that just need the extra lightening up, or a portable rick roll machine, what ever audio you have on your ipod will shuffle will come to your rescue when you have the musical grenade on your side. you can use this the fend off an enemy in an intense airsoft battle as a decoy gre...
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Sun, 8 May 2011 19:18:41 PDT
Easy tennisball laptop stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-tennisball-laptop-stand/
Easy tennisball laptop stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/L8H9/GLWR0HQA/F67L8H9GLWR0HQA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/L8H9/GLWR0HQA/F67L8H9GLWR0HQA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/L8H9/GLWR0HQA/F67L8H9GLWR0HQA.SMALL.jpg hviaene Making a laptop stand is really easy! all you need is a tennis ball, a laptop and a hobby knife. This photo is from version 1, I'll be making a second version because i accidentally ripped a piece of the cloth and had to rip it all. So, let's start! What do I need? Laptop, any will do Tennis b...
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Tue, 5 Apr 2011 08:04:32 PDT
DIY iPhone controlled electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-anything-with-your-smartphone-and-a-Arduin/
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Wed, 2 Feb 2011 20:03:32 PST
Computer Part Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Part-Monsters/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/4NYL/GJHVGUPY/FJX4NYLGJHVGUPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/4NYL/GJHVGUPY/FJX4NYLGJHVGUPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/4NYL/GJHVGUPY/FJX4NYLGJHVGUPY.SMALL.jpg zipzapper859 I will not take any credit for coming up with the idea.  I first saw some at a novelty shop by me and thought i could make some so here they are. They are actually parts from a old small TV and a VCR player and a old car stereo. They are kind of like this Instructable: http://www.instructables.com/...
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Tue, 1 Feb 2011 12:15:42 PST
How to make a robot gripper! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-robot-gripper/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/WVO4/GHFK7LM6/F8MWVO4GHFK7LM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/WVO4/GHFK7LM6/F8MWVO4GHFK7LM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/WVO4/GHFK7LM6/F8MWVO4GHFK7LM6.SMALL.jpg peterjacob To make this project you will need: * A small blow torch or lighter * A glue gun * A Dremel or rotary tool * A few rotary tool bits(drill, sanding wheels and a cutting wheel) * A permanent marker * The Cutting pattern(can be found here http://kattejuice.deviantart.com/gall... ) * A micro servo * 4...
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Sun, 12 Dec 2010 11:59:42 PST
How to build a Computer. A rundown on computer parts. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Computer-A-rundown-on-computer-par/
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Mon, 1 Nov 2010 20:04:32 PDT
How to add a heatsink to a chip without mounts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-add-a-heatsink-to-a-chip-without-mounts/
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Sun, 3 Oct 2010 14:10:49 PDT
Passive Cooling for laptop- part 2 (HDD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Passive-Cooling-for-laptop-part-2-HDD/
Passive Cooling for laptop- part 2 (HDD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/40JN/G6MPFTJS/FR740JNG6MPFTJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/40JN/G6MPFTJS/FR740JNG6MPFTJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/40JN/G6MPFTJS/FR740JNG6MPFTJS.SMALL.jpg bhvm Hello everyone, Chatting with your friend using a laptop's Toasty Palm rest During the Scorching Summers of India Is not the way to spend a nice weekend, is it? My beast had not One, but two Of 7200 RPM HDDs in RAID 0. Blazing fast and just as hot. Its common to reach temps of 45~46 on Idle.  Ti...
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Wed, 29 Sep 2010 19:31:19 PDT
Hot air soldering gun from a desoldering iron with a vaccume pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-air-soldering-gun-from-a-desoldering-iron-with/
Hot air soldering gun from a desoldering iron with a vaccume pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/38AJ/GEI98R9C/FEI38AJGEI98R9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/38AJ/GEI98R9C/FEI38AJGEI98R9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/38AJ/GEI98R9C/FEI38AJGEI98R9C.SMALL.jpg delwin Here I'll show you how I converted my desoldering iron into a hot air soldering gun. Some may ask why is this tut when there is the easier one wit the iron from digikey. Well the answer is, digikey doesn't ship to europe and all I managed to find here is this type of desoldering irons. One more thin...
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Mon, 27 Sep 2010 08:41:48 PDT
Hot Tea; Cool Fingers - with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Tea-Cool-Fingers-with-Sugru/
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Mon, 6 Sep 2010 15:53:21 PDT
expandable audiocable for less than 3 bucks! http://www.instructables.com/id/expandable-audiocable-for-less-than-3-bugs/
expandable audiocable for less than 3 bucks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/NVV2/GBV5RLGY/FEFNVV2GBV5RLGY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/NVV2/GBV5RLGY/FEFNVV2GBV5RLGY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/NVV2/GBV5RLGY/FEFNVV2GBV5RLGY.SMALL.jpg jelte1234 Ever had that you wanted your audio over a longer distance than 30 cm? haven't got the money for a wireless system or a professional extention cable? then build this practical cable, which you can make longer with every standard usb extention cable of 6.5m, for only 2.10 euro! (2.70dollars) I use m...
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Tue, 20 Jul 2010 13:30:18 PDT