Instructables: exploring - technology - how - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:25:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wireless Bluetooth guitar speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Bluetooth-guitar-speaker/
Wireless Bluetooth guitar speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Q4FP/HYO8LK2B/FV2Q4FPHYO8LK2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Q4FP/HYO8LK2B/FV2Q4FPHYO8LK2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Q4FP/HYO8LK2B/FV2Q4FPHYO8LK2B.SMALL.jpg soouncool Today I initially intended to just make a Bluetooth speaker from an old surround speaker I had laying around. I wanted a speaker to take to the beach that sounded better than the little inexpensive guys you get. And I didn't want to buy something expensive that I was constantly worried about down th...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 01:13:32 PDT
Aergia: Android controlled TV Remote(with Speech Recognition) http://www.instructables.com/id/Aergia-The-Android-controlled-TV-Remote/
Aergia: Android controlled TV Remote(with Speech Recognition) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/NPTF/HYPNXVDP/F8INPTFHYPNXVDP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/NPTF/HYPNXVDP/F8INPTFHYPNXVDP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/NPTF/HYPNXVDP/F8INPTFHYPNXVDP.SMALL.jpg Jayvis Vineet Gonsalves Have you ever faced this situation while sitting on your favorite spot on the couch or recliner, comfortably watching your favorite TV program? You're snugly tucked under the blanket, the air conditioning is pleasantly cool, the sun outside is shining it's delicate warm golden rays on the closed win...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:54:56 PDT
How to Make an Instructable Using the New Editor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Instructable-Using-the-New-Editor/
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Fri, 2 May 2014 19:47:48 PDT
How To Recycle Bottle Lids into Slingshots http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Recycle-Bottle-Lids-into-Slingshots/
How To Recycle Bottle Lids into Slingshots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/KHP1/HSM528CL/FUSKHP1HSM528CL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/KHP1/HSM528CL/FUSKHP1HSM528CL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/KHP1/HSM528CL/FUSKHP1HSM528CL.SMALL.jpg baneling-bust here is my full how to tutorial on how to recycle bottle lids into slingshots. enjoy! More Detailed HDPE Slingshot tutorial: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiBJ_D3_ZSgL93ijyv2yRhYoD6pARS6gA Rambone slingshot tutorials: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiBJ_D3_ZSgIOL5n0-6jlRYzV...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 23:57:34 PDT
Old lens, New Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-lens-New-Camera/
Old lens, New Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/EGA6/HOSKVRKR/FNREGA6HOSKVRKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/EGA6/HOSKVRKR/FNREGA6HOSKVRKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/EGA6/HOSKVRKR/FNREGA6HOSKVRKR.SMALL.jpg pablomar33 The idea. Basically, I want to put an old lens on a new camera. M54 would need an adapter. but as I have not or could not buy what fabriqué ..... but...HOW??I show you how!! Dismounted The lens is going to change (ZENITH HELIOS 58mm). Remove the back of the 58mm. on the picture you can see a ...
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Wed, 4 Dec 2013 07:40:53 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...
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 14:57:48 PST
How to take good Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-pictures-without-shadows/
How to take good Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/GTKT/GYUY0HCQ/FTQGTKTGYUY0HCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/GTKT/GYUY0HCQ/FTQGTKTGYUY0HCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/GTKT/GYUY0HCQ/FTQGTKTGYUY0HCQ.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng As I’ve been making instructables I’ve been trying to improve on the quality of the pictures I take. What you’ll read here is what I’ve learned over the past year about taking photos and how to make my “light box”. The pictures you see are random items photographed in my “light box”. Each picture i...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 02:00:19 PST
Shotgun Speakers- Turn your Device into a Shotgun! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-Speakers-Turn-your-Device-into-a-Shotgun/
Shotgun Speakers- Turn your Device into a Shotgun! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/C2BR/HMEXT792/F43C2BRHMEXT792.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/C2BR/HMEXT792/F43C2BRHMEXT792.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/C2BR/HMEXT792/F43C2BRHMEXT792.SMALL.jpg Verticees I have always had a fascination for speakers, but a fear of guns! If i was offered to fire a real gun, I would instantly deny (I'm always afraid that I'll mess it up and accidentally shoot myself, or something of the sort) However, I liked the idea of firing a gun without any risk of getting hurt, s...
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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 16:08:36 PDT
10 Things To Do at a Birthday Party with Liquid Nitrogen! http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Things-To-Do-at-a-Birthday-Party-with-Liquid-Ni/
10 Things To Do at a Birthday Party with Liquid Nitrogen! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/SW7Z/HLR2IFVP/FB2SW7ZHLR2IFVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/SW7Z/HLR2IFVP/FB2SW7ZHLR2IFVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/SW7Z/HLR2IFVP/FB2SW7ZHLR2IFVP.SMALL.jpg The King of Random 10 tricks with liquid nitrogen that you could try at your next party, but probably shouldn't! Watch the Video!   WARNING:  These projects and results are depictions of my own personal experiences, which may vary depending on location, and modifications to project ideas.  There may be risks ...
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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 08:46:40 PDT
DIY Portable USB Solar Charger ($20 - 4 Ports) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-USB-Solar-Charger-20-4-Ports/
DIY Portable USB Solar Charger ($20 - 4 Ports) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/MDOY/HKVLCQAG/FIDMDOYHKVLCQAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/MDOY/HKVLCQAG/FIDMDOYHKVLCQAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/MDOY/HKVLCQAG/FIDMDOYHKVLCQAG.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Dreamed of making a cheap and "EXTREMELY RELIABLE" portable USB solar charger? Here's a quick tutorial, revealing how I made mine with a budget less than $20! ___________________________________________________________________________________ I have so many uses for it. When we travel and go camping...
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 23:51:14 PDT
build shiney brass camera to use standard m42 lenses on posh medium format film! http://www.instructables.com/id/use-m42-lenses-on-medium-format-film/
build shiney brass camera to use standard m42 lenses on posh medium format film! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/I6KO/HHS9S09Y/FDMI6KOHHS9S09Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/I6KO/HHS9S09Y/FDMI6KOHHS9S09Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/I6KO/HHS9S09Y/FDMI6KOHHS9S09Y.SMALL.jpg crazyg so i wanted to use lenses for 35mm film on medium format film.not quite as straght forward as you might think, medium format film likes its lenses far away and 35mm film like to be close to its lens..i explored the possibility of making a panaramic shift and a blend, due to forces beyond my ability ...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:55:59 PDT
High Speed Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Speed-Photography-1/
High Speed Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QAY3/GWF5TS5H/FN1QAY3GWF5TS5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QAY3/GWF5TS5H/FN1QAY3GWF5TS5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QAY3/GWF5TS5H/FN1QAY3GWF5TS5H.SMALL.jpg geo bruce With this device you’ll be able to: take pictures from anything you can sense or detect: - movement - sound - … You don’t need to modify your camera or flash for this. It’s compatible with the old High Voltage flashes and the new TTL ones. Why I did this project? A friend of me who's really passion...
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Wed, 29 May 2013 04:09:17 PDT
Creating Instructables using the Instructables iOS App http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Instructables-using-the-Instructables-iOS/
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Thu, 11 Apr 2013 14:48:34 PDT
Thermoelectric Fan Powered by a Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoelectric-Fan-Driven-by-a-Candle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/IAK8/HEXSGBOS/FALIAK8HEXSGBOS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/IAK8/HEXSGBOS/FALIAK8HEXSGBOS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/IAK8/HEXSGBOS/FALIAK8HEXSGBOS.SMALL.jpg Joohansson A Thermoelectric generator powered by a tealight. It started as an experiment of how much power I could get from one candle. But I liked the idea and it worked really well so I built this electric-mechanical ornament. I did not use a high temperature TEG-module, but instead a cheap TEC-module. That ...
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 03:04:10 PDT
Make Prince Rupert's Drops - Glass Turned Hand Grenade http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Prince-Ruperts-Drops-Glass-Turned-Grenade/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/H9PT/HET1301H/FO9H9PTHET1301H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/H9PT/HET1301H/FO9H9PTHET1301H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/H9PT/HET1301H/FO9H9PTHET1301H.SMALL.jpg NightHawkInLight Prince Rupert's Drops are one of the most spectacular physics demonstrations I have witnessed. They are formed by a drop of molten glass being cooled rapidly in water in such a way that stress in the core is at a tipping point that requires only a slight imbalance to explode. Even so, the stresses a...
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Thu, 28 Mar 2013 11:43:32 PDT
Home Made Bezel / Window for LCD, LED, TFT Displays. http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Bezel-Window-for-LCD-LED-Displays/
Home Made Bezel / Window for LCD, LED, TFT Displays. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SQR3/HEBNADYL/FE7SQR3HEBNADYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SQR3/HEBNADYL/FE7SQR3HEBNADYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SQR3/HEBNADYL/FE7SQR3HEBNADYL.SMALL.jpg mbeeby I've been working on a project that used a 16x2 LCD display and wanted a nice finish that also allowed me to seal against water and other liquids. I also needed impact resistance, low cost and the ability to be changed easily if worn or broken. I considered many different ideas:- 1) A full sheet o...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 15:46:03 PDT
How to make a RC Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-RC-Hovercraft/
How to make a RC Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/T51A/HE7D9KQA/FXHT51AHE7D9KQA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/T51A/HE7D9KQA/FXHT51AHE7D9KQA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/T51A/HE7D9KQA/FXHT51AHE7D9KQA.SMALL.jpg sjors073 A while ago I posted an instructable of my radio controlled hovercraft, which you can see here: http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Hovercraft/ I hope you liked it, some of you asked me to make an step by step instructable. I thought that was a good idea and I decided to make one. In this inst...
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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 07:01:27 PDT
Turn a Video into a Gif http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Video-into-a-Gif/
Turn a Video into a Gif - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/FDM5/HD4VPHVL/FMEFDM5HD4VPHVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/FDM5/HD4VPHVL/FMEFDM5HD4VPHVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/FDM5/HD4VPHVL/FMEFDM5HD4VPHVL.SMALL.gif audreyobscura As an avid Tumblr user, I see a lot of great GIFs. Some of my favorite GIFs use clips from movies, or TV, or even YouTube. In an effort to perpetuate a movement towards more GIFs on the web, I want to share how to turn a video into a GIF In this Instructable I will go over how these GIFs are made. ...
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Wed, 20 Feb 2013 15:54:21 PST
Make an Emergency Phone Charger - MacGyver Style! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Emergency-Phone-Charger-MacGyver-Style/
Make an Emergency Phone Charger - MacGyver Style! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/LL9N/HD4VQ052/FPLLL9NHD4VQ052.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/LL9N/HD4VQ052/FPLLL9NHD4VQ052.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/LL9N/HD4VQ052/FPLLL9NHD4VQ052.SMALL.jpg The King of Random In this video, you'll learn how to "MacGyver" a 40 Watt Electrical Generator from a cordless drill and a few household items.  Here's how to charge a phone, illuminate small lights, and make electricity in a pinch. For more projects like this, check out www.thekingofrandom.com Watch the Video! ...
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Thu, 14 Feb 2013 06:15:46 PST
Make a Real Working Speaker for Under $1.00! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Real-Working-Speaker-for-Under-100/
Make a Real Working Speaker for Under $1.00! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/MMRO/HCB8KMY6/FYMMMROHCB8KMY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/MMRO/HCB8KMY6/FYMMMROHCB8KMY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/MMRO/HCB8KMY6/FYMMMROHCB8KMY6.SMALL.jpg The King of Random Here's how to make a real working paper plate speaker for under $1.00! Watch the Video! $1 Paper Plate Speaker? Back in 2007, YouTube user HouseholdHacker posted a parody video on how to make a High-Def speaker for under a buck. MythBusters took on the challenge and busted it. Although t...
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Sat, 26 Jan 2013 14:22:39 PST
How to Make Batteries From Spare Change http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-Spare-Pocket-Change-into-DIY-Batteries/
How to Make Batteries From Spare Change - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/FGBI/HAVGJYI6/FB1FGBIHAVGJYI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/FGBI/HAVGJYI6/FB1FGBIHAVGJYI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/FGBI/HAVGJYI6/FB1FGBIHAVGJYI6.SMALL.jpg The King of Random See The Video! What's a penny worth these days?  Not much, but could there be some free energy hidden inside your spare pennies? You'd be surprised! Watch the video to learn how you can put together stacks of pennies to form makeshift batteries that can drive small-current devices like LEDs a...
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Sat, 5 Jan 2013 16:07:15 PST
How to Polish Resin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Polish-Resin/
How to Polish Resin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/EA5P/H97K29FL/FHGEA5PH97K29FL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/EA5P/H97K29FL/FHGEA5PH97K29FL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/EA5P/H97K29FL/FHGEA5PH97K29FL.SMALL.jpg noahw Polishing resin is a relatively simple process that just takes a little patience and effort.  This Instructable will address how to polish resin to a high gloss, focusing specifically on how to polish a resin part made from a 3D printer.  The same methods I will address in this how-to, apply to all ...
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Wed, 5 Dec 2012 17:52:39 PST
How to make a soldering iron with a 6 volts battery. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-soldering-iron-with-a-6-volts-batter/
How to make a soldering iron with a 6 volts battery. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/6YRD/H8RVBC96/FYL6YRDH8RVBC96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/6YRD/H8RVBC96/FYL6YRDH8RVBC96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/6YRD/H8RVBC96/FYL6YRDH8RVBC96.SMALL.jpg samaddon Hi, friends! today i am showing you how to make a soldering iron from a 6v battery. this is the easier way and the safest method ! it gets hot up-to 60 degree C in only 10 seconds. here is the picture of it! i consist of two wires + and - . the blue  and yellow  stuff is your soldering iron and the ...
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Sun, 28 Oct 2012 00:44:41 PDT
How To Make A USB Cable Flash Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-USB-Cable-Flash-Drive/
How To Make A USB Cable Flash Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/N5JH/H703ZUSM/FQTN5JHH703ZUSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/N5JH/H703ZUSM/FQTN5JHH703ZUSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/N5JH/H703ZUSM/FQTN5JHH703ZUSM.SMALL.jpg Mahmoud Alaa You open your bag in silence and pull out your laptop and grab a USB cable and people look to you surprised  and say " What does he think hi€™s going to do with that USB cable?!!" You plug it in your laptop and continue on with your work. If you are bored and would like to change the appearance o...
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Fri, 14 Sep 2012 04:37:44 PDT
Lithium Polymer Etiquette: A Comprehensive Guide to Working with LiPo http://www.instructables.com/id/Lithium-Polymer-Etiquette/
Lithium Polymer Etiquette: A Comprehensive Guide to Working with LiPo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/SFAB/H5TUC3PC/FSLSFABH5TUC3PC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/SFAB/H5TUC3PC/FSLSFABH5TUC3PC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/SFAB/H5TUC3PC/FSLSFABH5TUC3PC.SMALL.jpg Radioactive_Legos In this Instructable I will be going over the basics of proper charging, discharging, handling, usage, storage, and care of lithium polymer batteries so you can use them safely and effectively in your future projects.  Now, this is by no means the be-all and end-all of information, and it's always i...
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 20:05:00 PDT
How to build your Modular Vibrating Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-your-Modular-Vibrating-Robot/
How to build your Modular Vibrating Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/NMSE/H5F2YZ7S/FXMNMSEH5F2YZ7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/NMSE/H5F2YZ7S/FXMNMSEH5F2YZ7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/NMSE/H5F2YZ7S/FXMNMSEH5F2YZ7S.SMALL.jpg cesar harada Electronics + LEGO + sugru =  Modular Vibrating Robot ! http://youtu.be/ELB-XPDBOFI Motivation Since a couple of years I have been playing with the wonderful HEXBUG, but I started to get frustrated by the - Shape and size : That I wasn't able to change. - Power : the HEXBUGS are great bu...
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 18:26:30 PDT
How to Make a Siphon Wave Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Siphon-Wave-Generator/
How to Make a Siphon Wave Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/KJKQ/H5E9PTX4/F38KJKQH5E9PTX4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/KJKQ/H5E9PTX4/F38KJKQH5E9PTX4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/KJKQ/H5E9PTX4/F38KJKQH5E9PTX4.SMALL.jpg howtowithmanish Please Rate this Instructable and follow me if you like it. :) I made this project with a person I met in a science internship at the Foundation For Diffusion of Scientific Knowledge. (Saad Ahmed) Please like this page: http://www.facebook.com/FDSKtrust And you can follow their website at : http:...
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Sun, 5 Aug 2012 09:02:46 PDT
DIY 9V Battery Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-9V-Battery-Clip/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/0B7W/H4AGJH1R/F470B7WH4AGJH1R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/0B7W/H4AGJH1R/F470B7WH4AGJH1R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/0B7W/H4AGJH1R/F470B7WH4AGJH1R.SMALL.jpg razvan_iycdi Hi, people! In this instruct able I will show you how to make a 9 volt battery clip out of... a 9V battery :)... and some wire. So, let's get started, shall we?
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Mon, 9 Jul 2012 18:01:05 PDT
How to Make a Static Electricity Generator - Shock Anything & Fry Electronics with a Touch! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Shock-Anything-Fry-Electronics-with-a-Tou/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UBSO/H3XN34RL/FTNUBSOH3XN34RL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UBSO/H3XN34RL/FTNUBSOH3XN34RL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UBSO/H3XN34RL/FTNUBSOH3XN34RL.SMALL.jpg NightHawkInLight I have made a new version of this project that uses a DC ion generator, you can see it here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Static-Electricity-Generator-Cast-Lightning/ In this video I show how to make a device that allows the user to gain the power of electricity. This high voltage genera...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 20:50:53 PDT
How to record your own voice on Xbox without using a computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-record-your-own-voice-on-an-Xbox-without-a-/
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 17:28:00 PDT
How to make a homemade pocket knife sharpener #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-pocket-knife-sharpener-2/
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Tue, 15 May 2012 07:44:06 PDT
How To Design and Create a scale motorcycle Model http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Design-and-Create-a-scale-motorcycle-Model/
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Fri, 27 Apr 2012 02:51:27 PDT
Intro to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-Arduino/
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Thu, 19 Apr 2012 15:21:33 PDT
How To: Desoldering http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Desoldering/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 10:30:40 PDT
How To: Soldering http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Soldering/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 10:29:00 PDT
Arduino Wireless SD Shield Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wireless-SD-Shield-Tutorial/
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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 13:58:54 PDT
Arduino Motor Shield Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Motor-Shield-Tutorial/
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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 13:58:06 PDT
Wi-Tricity (Wireless Electricity) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wi-Tricity-Wireless-Electricity-1/
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Wed, 14 Mar 2012 07:58:54 PDT
How-To: Diodes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Diodes/
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Mon, 5 Mar 2012 10:36:20 PST
How-To: Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Motors/
How-To: Motors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8IDT/GYWSZ5WP/FWB8IDTGYWSZ5WP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8IDT/GYWSZ5WP/FWB8IDTGYWSZ5WP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8IDT/GYWSZ5WP/FWB8IDTGYWSZ5WP.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura Servos and Steppers and Gears! Oh my! Some of our favorite hobbyist electronics utilize motors to mobilize, making them fun and awesome! Including a motor in your project could be challenging, especially if you have never worked with them before. The following Instructable will explain how motors ...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2012 13:46:08 PST
How to make an awesome pencil sketch of any photograph http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-awesome-pencil-sketch-of-any-photog/
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Tue, 8 May 2007 03:18:37 PDT
Plastic Milk http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Milk/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 01:07:23 PST
555 timer based plasma speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-modulated-flyback-transformer-driver/
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Sun, 23 Oct 2011 06:43:20 PDT
How to make teeny tiny boats out of PVC pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-teeny-tiny-boats-out-of-PVC-pipe/
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Thu, 13 Oct 2011 10:13:39 PDT
How to make a Ruben's Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Rubens-Tube/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 11:10:51 PDT
LED Binary Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Binary-Clock-1/
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Thu, 8 Sep 2011 20:06:31 PDT
Wifi Receiver Extender (W.R.E.) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Receiver-Extender-WRE/
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Sat, 10 Jul 2010 20:20:19 PDT
How to convert a Rock Band USB microphone to a 1/4" mono plug microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-convert-a-Rock-Band-USB-microphone-to-a-14/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 10:43:24 PDT
Make a Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Joule-Thief/
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Thu, 14 Feb 2008 21:05:44 PST
Water Powered Calculator (Original) http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Powered-Calculator/
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Sat, 10 Jul 2010 08:15:20 PDT