Instructables: exploring - technology - kit - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:11:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 Making a Pen is Easy and Fun (update) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Pen-is-Easy/
Making a Pen is Easy and Fun (update) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/G4JO/HZB3LLSA/F0BG4JOHZB3LLSA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/G4JO/HZB3LLSA/F0BG4JOHZB3LLSA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/G4JO/HZB3LLSA/F0BG4JOHZB3LLSA.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I have been making pens for a little over a year now and are great fun to make.You can make them as single stick pens but for the most part you would purchase a parts kit that come in varying levels of styles and difficulty.The kit will consist of all of the metal parts as well as the refill to comp...
By: HUKBMBEAR

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:38:28 PDT
Rocket Kit - Beginner Solar Powered + LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocket-Kit-Beginner-Solar-Powered-LED/
Rocket Kit - Beginner Solar Powered + LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/MWMW/HZ13FBK9/F1WMWMWHZ13FBK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/MWMW/HZ13FBK9/F1WMWMWHZ13FBK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/MWMW/HZ13FBK9/F1WMWMWHZ13FBK9.SMALL.jpg lumenjewelry This instructable is for a solar powered Rocket Kit. It measures about 2" by 1", including the USB tab. It has one hole through the top of the board, making hanging easy. We show it as a necklace, but you could make yours into earrings, a keychain, bond on a pin, or hang it in a window. The pos...
By: lumenjewelry

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:20:13 PDT
PORTABLE MINI LAB IN A BACKPACK http://www.instructables.com/id/PORTABLE-MINI-LAB-IN-A-BACKPACK/
PORTABLE MINI LAB IN A BACKPACK - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/TZCS/HSTP18ZS/FK2TZCSHSTP18ZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/TZCS/HSTP18ZS/FK2TZCSHSTP18ZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/TZCS/HSTP18ZS/FK2TZCSHSTP18ZS.SMALL.jpg deba168 I am a village boy,working as an Engineer outside of my own state.Every year I slip to my home twice or thrice,away from hassle and bustle of the city life so that i can relax and enjoy in the natural beauty of my village and father's farm.During my stay I get lot of free time and use it by playin...
By: deba168

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 16 Mar 2014 02:16:20 PDT
LED Cube Spectrum Analyzer http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cube-Spectrum-Analyzer/
LED Cube Spectrum Analyzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/SSF1/HO7XEET0/FHNSSF1HO7XEET0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/SSF1/HO7XEET0/FHNSSF1HO7XEET0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/SSF1/HO7XEET0/FHNSSF1HO7XEET0.SMALL.jpg tronixstuff In this project we’ll create a small add-on PCB containing the a MSGEQ7 spectrum analyzer circuit and show how it can drive the RGB LED cube kit from Freetronics. This allows the cube to display the seven bands over four horizontal planes. There is a small amount of assumed knowledge for this projec...
By: tronixstuff

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 16:07:10 PST
The not so smart Xadow smartwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/The-not-so-smart-Xadow-smartwatch/
The not so smart Xadow smartwatch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/J22Z/HMVJ96RZ/FJVJ22ZHMVJ96RZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/J22Z/HMVJ96RZ/FJVJ22ZHMVJ96RZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/J22Z/HMVJ96RZ/FJVJ22ZHMVJ96RZ.SMALL.jpg xadow This is a SO beautiful watch I ever made~ A lot of animation were used. But this is only the prototype edition, I hope you'll like it (Of course I will give a updated version!!) I cut a lot of features, because there is no more space for me to burn the firmware into the board(32U4). Now you can ch...
By: xadow

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 17 Oct 2013 01:22:32 PDT
The Cylon - Larson Scanner Kit - with Charlieplexing! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cylon-Larson-Scanner-Kit-with-Charlieplexing/
The Cylon - Larson Scanner Kit - with Charlieplexing! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/PX5P/HMMF79KN/FP7PX5PHMMF79KN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/PX5P/HMMF79KN/FP7PX5PHMMF79KN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/PX5P/HMMF79KN/FP7PX5PHMMF79KN.SMALL.jpg phenoptix This instructable covers building the kit that is the result of several builds, and many iterations. If you want to learn more about previous attempts and or the design process comment below and I'll dig out the older (and much much smaller) versions and also go through the design and manufacture pr...
By: phenoptix

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 16 Oct 2013 12:26:37 PDT
The OGNITE Flameless Candle - Beta Kit Version http://www.instructables.com/id/The-OGNITE-Flameless-Candle-MakerFaire-2013-Versio/
The OGNITE Flameless Candle - Beta Kit Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/ZRL3/HLSHEI2B/FDCZRL3HLSHEI2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/ZRL3/HLSHEI2B/FDCZRL3HLSHEI2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/ZRL3/HLSHEI2B/FDCZRL3HLSHEI2B.SMALL.jpg bigjosh Today we are going to build the beta version of the Ognite digital candle. If you have the version that was distributed at the 2013 MakerFaire in NYC these instructions will still work except that you wont get the fancy debug screen in the last step.  The Ognite is an experiment in using the *least...
By: bigjosh

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 24 Sep 2013 10:52:40 PDT
Arduino Beginner and Basic Electronics Kit Primer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Beginner-and-Basic-Electronics-Kit-Primer/
Arduino Beginner and Basic Electronics Kit Primer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/QBUS/HI3QAHKG/FOAQBUSHI3QAHKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/QBUS/HI3QAHKG/FOAQBUSHI3QAHKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/QBUS/HI3QAHKG/FOAQBUSHI3QAHKG.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad I learned that one of my nieces had an interest in programming.  She was working with robotics at high school and has a summer internship where they had  Arduinos.  I think she was able to borrow an Arduino to experiment with at home but every Maker knows that is not the same as having a piece of ki...
By: caitlinsdad

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 8 Aug 2013 12:06:25 PDT
ArrDrownHo! - Easily convert AVR to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/ArrDrownHo-Easily-convert-AVR-to-Arduino-compat/
ArrDrownHo! - Easily convert AVR to Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/GDHC/HJKBUWAV/FCVGDHCHJKBUWAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/GDHC/HJKBUWAV/FCVGDHCHJKBUWAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/GDHC/HJKBUWAV/FCVGDHCHJKBUWAV.SMALL.jpg Antzy Carmasaic Cap'n ArrDrownHo! is the lovechild of Ardweeny and Boarduino and he's here to commandeer your AVR ships. ArrDrownHo! inherits pros of both and cons of neither. Pick up an AVR chip and start prototyping instantly on a breadboard! Want to replace that costly Arduino in your project with a cheap AVR,...
By: Antzy Carmasaic

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 3 Aug 2013 11:46:55 PDT
The Knock Box: Build a Knock-Sensitive Power Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Knock-Box-Build-a-Knock-Sensitive-Power-Strip/
The Knock Box: Build a Knock-Sensitive Power Strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/NX0U/HJKC6YFW/F12NX0UHJKC6YFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/NX0U/HJKC6YFW/F12NX0UHJKC6YFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/NX0U/HJKC6YFW/F12NX0UHJKC6YFW.SMALL.jpg zackfreedman The Knock Box is a power strip with superpowers - it turns on your lamp whenever you knock on your nightstand. You get two outlets, individually controlled by knock-knock-knocking on a nearby hard surface. It's great for hitting the lights when it's pitch dark, but if an appliance can plug into the ...
By: zackfreedman

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 2 Aug 2013 20:25:20 PDT
Digital/Analog Clock - Arduino + PaperCraft http://www.instructables.com/id/DigitalAnalog-Clock-Arduino-PaperCraft/
Digital/Analog Clock - Arduino + PaperCraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/PMTF/HJUWSDVR/FI5PMTFHJUWSDVR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/PMTF/HJUWSDVR/FI5PMTFHJUWSDVR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/PMTF/HJUWSDVR/FI5PMTFHJUWSDVR.SMALL.jpg alstroemeria In this instructable we will be recreating a clock inspired by Alvin Aronson's original design. When I first saw this clock I was very impressed by how clean an elegant the design was I immediately wanted to recreate this effect. Alvin Aronson's original design (made with corian and wood): I ho...
By: alstroemeria

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 Aug 2013 23:54:04 PDT
Spy Aduio http://www.instructables.com/id/Spy-Aduio/
Spy Aduio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/WRI1/HWH10WD1/FX9WRI1HWH10WD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/WRI1/HWH10WD1/FX9WRI1HWH10WD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/WRI1/HWH10WD1/FX9WRI1HWH10WD1.SMALL.jpg stive.cool This is a spy device that is really small and can be hidden any were it is a transmitter and your mobile is the reciver. This is a very small radio transmitter and can transmitt aduio signals up to a radius of 100 m. For recording I recommend you to use an android phone as it has a wide band range ....
By: stive.cool

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 8 Jun 2013 04:32:04 PDT
Solar Supercapacitor Charger and LED Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Super-Capacitor-Charger-and-LED-Jar/
Solar Supercapacitor Charger and LED Jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/LHY1/HJKBWDKE/FWSLHY1HJKBWDKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/LHY1/HJKBWDKE/FWSLHY1HJKBWDKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/LHY1/HJKBWDKE/FWSLHY1HJKBWDKE.SMALL.jpg algodelanada I made this just before the overnight camping trip to coast, in bit of a rush, because of time limit and was so hot and with solder iron on even worse and sugru was nearly melting in hands, so my tip try not to do it on hot day and dont leave it till last minute;) The way it works is very simple: ...
By: algodelanada

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 28 Jul 2013 13:12:39 PDT
Light Up Drum Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Drum-Kit/
Light Up Drum Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/06LU/HJAHF1JL/FSK06LUHJAHF1JL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/06LU/HJAHF1JL/FSK06LUHJAHF1JL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/06LU/HJAHF1JL/FSK06LUHJAHF1JL.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins As a drummer, I love drums. I love how they look; I love how they sound. As a electronics dork, I love building and designing circuits. It was only a mater of time before these two loves would come together. With this kit you will be able to install RGB lighting inside each of your drums that reacts...
By: tomatoskins

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 Jul 2013 00:22:41 PDT
Building a Digital Oscilloscope from a DIY Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Digital-Oscilloscope-from-a-DIY-Kit/
Building a Digital Oscilloscope from a DIY Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/HSME/HJ39PD51/FF6HSMEHJ39PD51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/HSME/HJ39PD51/FF6HSMEHJ39PD51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/HSME/HJ39PD51/FF6HSMEHJ39PD51.SMALL.jpg Josehf Murchison I have a number of oscilloscopes; the only one I didn’t build or rebuild is my DSO Nano oscilloscope. The vacuum tube oscilloscopes were weeklong projects unlike the DSO 062 oscilloscope that took only two hours to assemble. This is my second DSO 062 LCD Oscilloscope my other one managed to grow leg...
By: Josehf Murchison

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 13 Jul 2013 20:15:32 PDT
The LittleBox | A Raspberry Pi PC http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LittleBox-Prototypes-A-Kickstarter-Project/
The LittleBox | A Raspberry Pi PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/DEB3/HI3TRJZM/FAVDEB3HI3TRJZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/DEB3/HI3TRJZM/FAVDEB3HI3TRJZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/DEB3/HI3TRJZM/FAVDEB3HI3TRJZM.SMALL.jpg SilverJimny Over the last year and a half I have bought four Raspberry Pis. Each Pi has been the centre piece of four different projects. The first Pi navigates the FishPi Proof-Of-Concept Vehicle, the second manages the FishPi POCV Base-Staion, the third has been tightly packed into the worlds first Raspberry...
By: SilverJimny

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 Jul 2013 03:07:44 PDT
Build the Best Headphones that money can buy for under $100 (also ear protection) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-Best-Sounding-Headsets-that-money-can-bu/
Build the Best Headphones that money can buy for under $100 (also ear protection) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/UODI/HI3TRZ90/FBQUODIHI3TRZ90.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/UODI/HI3TRZ90/FBQUODIHI3TRZ90.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/UODI/HI3TRZ90/FBQUODIHI3TRZ90.SMALL.jpg mikedahlgren How do you build one of the best darn headphones possible? It's certainly not signing up musicians and putting big logos on the side. Instead, start with military grade headsets, the type people use on aircraft carriers or screaming through the night sky on black hawk helicopters. Then, upgrade the ...
By: mikedahlgren

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 1 Jul 2013 02:10:07 PDT
Paper Electronics: Conductive Paints, Inks, and More http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Electronics-Conductive-Paints-Inks-and-Mo/
Paper Electronics: Conductive Paints, Inks, and More - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/ZB42/HHI4UKII/FO0ZB42HHI4UKII.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/ZB42/HHI4UKII/FO0ZB42HHI4UKII.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/ZB42/HHI4UKII/FO0ZB42HHI4UKII.SMALL.jpg icecats      This Instructable is all about the amazing technology of paper electronics and conductive materials. Instead of using stubborn wires and your rusty soldering skills to painstakingly connect components, why not use paint and glue? This tutorial will share various recipes to create your very own ...
By: icecats

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 4 Jun 2013 12:07:03 PDT
Pocket Sized Arduino Kit! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Arduino-Kit/
Pocket Sized Arduino Kit! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/8D4S/H4AGE4VQ/FJ38D4SH4AGE4VQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/8D4S/H4AGE4VQ/FJ38D4SH4AGE4VQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/8D4S/H4AGE4VQ/FJ38D4SH4AGE4VQ.SMALL.jpg jackjackboom This kit includes everything for on the go portable Arduino projects! It includes servos, LEDs, a breadboard and much more! All made from two Altoids tins. Parts. This is a basic compilation of parts for your pocket sized kit. You can mix and match some of your own components as well. PARTS: -Ar...
By: jackjackboom

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 18 Jul 2012 17:22:45 PDT
Kid's Green Tech - Solar Garden Lamp Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Green-Tech-Solar-Garden-Lamp-Kit/
Kid's Green Tech - Solar Garden Lamp Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/PUXH/H2WETCA3/FNUPUXHH2WETCA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/PUXH/H2WETCA3/FNUPUXHH2WETCA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/PUXH/H2WETCA3/FNUPUXHH2WETCA3.SMALL.jpg Ugifer The Kit: This instructable is based on a kids science project that I am doing in a few days time with my daughter and a few of her friends.  It's simple and fairly quick to do so although it does involve some soldering I don't expect that we will have trouble doing this with our small group of care...
By: Ugifer

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 4 Jun 2012 20:35:10 PDT
DIY CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CNC-Router/
DIY CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/SORQ/GZ0BVNE3/F1ESORQGZ0BVNE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/SORQ/GZ0BVNE3/F1ESORQGZ0BVNE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/SORQ/GZ0BVNE3/F1ESORQGZ0BVNE3.SMALL.jpg dbc1218 If you have any interest in purchasing a kit version of this machine please click the above button and complete the form so that I can gauge the level of interest. This instructable will show you how to construct a CNC Router that will allow you to cut 3-D shapes out of wood, plastic and aluminum...
By: dbc1218

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 27 Feb 2012 22:45:38 PST
Arduino-Controlled Robotic Drum http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Robotic-Drum/
Arduino-Controlled Robotic Drum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/6P0Y/H5TUAQTU/FVQ6P0YH5TUAQTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/6P0Y/H5TUAQTU/FVQ6P0YH5TUAQTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/6P0Y/H5TUAQTU/FVQ6P0YH5TUAQTU.SMALL.jpg randofo For years I have been telling anyone who listens that I was going to build a robotic drum. Most people kind of shrugged indifferently. Even as I built it, most people kind of glanced over at it and conveyed doubtfulness. It seemed like no one but myself was convinced of just how awesome it was goi...
By: randofo

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 17:23:01 PDT
FM Listening Bug http://www.instructables.com/id/FM-Listening-Bug-Kit/
FM Listening Bug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/ZIHS/H27LSNMW/FBEZIHSH27LSNMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/ZIHS/H27LSNMW/FBEZIHSH27LSNMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/ZIHS/H27LSNMW/FBEZIHSH27LSNMW.SMALL.jpg mpilchfamily The on thing every spy needs is a small and well concealed listening device. The FM Listening Bug Kit gives you all you need to build a small, single Transistor, FM transmitter that can operate between 80 MHz and 150 MHz. Allowing you to tun it to an open frequency on an FM Radio and listen to what ...
By: mpilchfamily

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 12 Jul 2012 15:31:09 PDT
Visual rain sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Visual-rain-sensor/
Visual rain sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/EXGP/H2BMNYHK/FXCEXGPH2BMNYHK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/EXGP/H2BMNYHK/FXCEXGPH2BMNYHK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/EXGP/H2BMNYHK/FXCEXGPH2BMNYHK.SMALL.jpg frapedia An other rain sensor, it consists of the typical rain sensor with the line shaped PCB where the rain falls, a microphone per-amplifier, an amplifier, a VU meter and a power supply to drive all the above. The idea is simple, lets say you have no access to weather conditions but you want to know i...
By: frapedia

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 23 May 2012 19:01:46 PDT
Universal USB Power Supply Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-USB-Power-Supply-Kit/
Universal USB Power Supply Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/0V89/H1ZG78JM/FSI0V89H1ZG78JM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/0V89/H1ZG78JM/FSI0V89H1ZG78JM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/0V89/H1ZG78JM/FSI0V89H1ZG78JM.SMALL.jpg mpilchfamily As a hacker and a maker i have many old rechargeable batteries, AC Adapters (wall warts) and other sources of DC power lying around the shop. It occurred to me that most hackers and makers like myself have a hard time throwing out wall warts and good rechargeable batteries.  Since the world is full ...
By: mpilchfamily

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 12 Jul 2012 15:51:37 PDT
Color Changing Night Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Colour-Changing-Night-Joule-Thief/
Color Changing Night Joule Thief - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/RT0H/GYY8FVXP/FADRT0HGYY8FVXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/RT0H/GYY8FVXP/FADRT0HGYY8FVXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/RT0H/GYY8FVXP/FADRT0HGYY8FVXP.SMALL.jpg ledartist I got this inquiry from a teacher who teaches high school kids electronics - can we have a cool kit like Aurora mini 18, in a simpler and more affordable format? I suggested Night Joule Thief, but the teacher felt that it wasn't sexy enough for the kids. (ur... you know what I mean.) So I combined ...
By: ledartist

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 22 Feb 2012 23:49:05 PST
Rocket Brand Studios Medium Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocket-Brand-Studios-Medium-Tank/
Rocket Brand Studios Medium Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/3ZDX/GWDYTKH7/FPL3ZDXGWDYTKH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/3ZDX/GWDYTKH7/FPL3ZDXGWDYTKH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/3ZDX/GWDYTKH7/FPL3ZDXGWDYTKH7.SMALL.jpg Chris the Carpenter This is the assembly instructions for the Medium Tank from Rocket Brand Studios. This is a great little robot kit, and can be purchased as a complete kit or as a rolling chassis, ready for the micro controller of your choice --Arudino Uno, Duemilanove, Picaxe 28 board, or Gadget Gangster Propeller B...
By: Chris the Carpenter

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 19 Dec 2011 20:05:56 PST
Childhood Laser: Building a HeNe Laser Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Childhood-Laser-Building-a-HeNe-Laser-Kit/
Childhood Laser: Building a HeNe Laser Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/273V/GUPCCAOB/FJF273VGUPCCAOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/273V/GUPCCAOB/FJF273VGUPCCAOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/273V/GUPCCAOB/FJF273VGUPCCAOB.SMALL.jpg natantus This is about building a Class II As a kid, back in the 80s and 90s, I used to get Elenco electronic kits from my Dad and Mom as presents. I had them all, the Digital Roulette (K-25), the Space War Gun (K-10), the Pocket Game Dice (K-28) and many more. Even a few robot kits. Then I discovered lase...
By: natantus

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 8 Nov 2011 00:28:15 PST
Pee to Check-In to Foursquare - Mark Your Territory http://www.instructables.com/id/Pee-to-Check-In-to-Foursquare-Mark-Your-Territor/
Pee to Check-In to Foursquare - Mark Your Territory - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/OYCS/GUFXAIXG/FELOYCSGUFXAIXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/OYCS/GUFXAIXG/FELOYCSGUFXAIXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/OYCS/GUFXAIXG/FELOYCSGUFXAIXG.SMALL.jpg blorgggg In case you are unfamiliar with the most amazing new way to physically "check in" to foursquare here is a video that will explain it all: Mark Your Territory is a fully open-source system but because it interacts with the physical world as well as the digital one, some construction is necessary b...
By: blorgggg

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 31 Oct 2011 13:18:36 PDT
Aurora 9 bar - The Essence of Aurora http://www.instructables.com/id/Aurora-9-bar-The-Essence-of-Aurora/
Aurora 9 bar - The Essence of Aurora - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/YKUW/GQ5QCG0O/FMSYKUWGQ5QCG0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/YKUW/GQ5QCG0O/FMSYKUWGQ5QCG0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/YKUW/GQ5QCG0O/FMSYKUWGQ5QCG0O.SMALL.jpg ledartist Since the introduction of Aurora 9x18, I received many requests for the kits and PCBs. I'm still quite undecided about making those available for a few reasons. However I really want other LED lovers (ok that might sound too much :) to be able to build one themselves. So I came up with Aurora 9 bar...
By: ledartist

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 Jul 2011 15:57:36 PDT
Free Electronic Samples http://www.instructables.com/id/Free_Electronic_Samples/
Free Electronic Samples - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/8V4M/FQR1X4LR/F808V4MFQR1X4LR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/8V4M/FQR1X4LR/F808V4MFQR1X4LR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/8V4M/FQR1X4LR/F808V4MFQR1X4LR.SMALL.jpg Plasmana Did you know that some manufactures and suppliers will give away some free samples of their produces to customers and engineers to test them on their projects? They are some rules you should know before you start getting free samples from the companies: You should never ask for more than you n...
By: Plasmana

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 9 Feb 2009 13:37:39 PST
Drumming MIDI Glove using Arduino and light sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/SNF-Drumming-MIDI-Glove-using-Arduino-and-light-se/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/QFDE/GJQEIO8J/FA0QFDEGJQEIO8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/QFDE/GJQEIO8J/FA0QFDEGJQEIO8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/QFDE/GJQEIO8J/FA0QFDEGJQEIO8J.SMALL.jpg MidiGlove8 I will describe a fun and easy way to build your own sound expression MIDI enabled glove without expending lot's of money on MIDI Interfaces or expensive sensors. Feel free to contact me directly by mail if you like it or have suggestions.  This project was inspired by other do it yourself project...
By: MidiGlove8

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 21 Feb 2011 10:40:00 PST
LED Infinity Mirror, 32 LEDs, Selectable Patterns, Quality Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Infinity-Mirror-32-LEDs-Selectable-Patterns/
LED Infinity Mirror, 32 LEDs, Selectable Patterns, Quality Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/98F4/G8QJRC6C/F4598F4G8QJRC6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/98F4/G8QJRC6C/F4598F4G8QJRC6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/98F4/G8QJRC6C/F4598F4G8QJRC6C.SMALL.jpg ChromationSystems This Instructable has been updated with better information and better construction, please view the 10" x 10" LED Infinity Mirror Instructable This Instructable covers building my available Full 8"x8" 32 LED Infinity Mirror Kit  or re-create it with your own materials such as acrylic  or hardboard...
By: ChromationSystems

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 27 Jul 2010 10:17:29 PDT
Solar Powered Miniball Wannabe http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Miniball-Wannabe/
Solar Powered Miniball Wannabe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/BFE9/FYTCL421/FX1BFE9FYTCL421.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/BFE9/FYTCL421/FX1BFE9FYTCL421.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/BFE9/FYTCL421/FX1BFE9FYTCL421.SMALL.jpg Solarbotics This miniball project has its roots in the old BEAM Miniball kit published by Solarbotics. It's still a cool kit, so we're going to show you how built a simpler version. This project is spearheaded by Mr. Jerome Demers ( aka Robomaniac ), our intern at Solarbotics! This robot uses a solar engine ci...
By: Solarbotics

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 16 Nov 2009 12:49:32 PST
Simple Servo Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Servo-Tester/
Simple Servo Tester - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/DFB6/G068M02D/F1XDFB6G068M02D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/DFB6/G068M02D/F1XDFB6G068M02D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/DFB6/G068M02D/F1XDFB6G068M02D.SMALL.jpg Gadget Gangster A little bigger than a postage stamp, the Simple Servo Tester lets you control two digital or analog servos without using a transmitter or receiver, just plug in your battery pack to start testing. Use it to check your servos before installing them into your models or to center your servos when set...
By: Gadget Gangster

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 30 Sep 2009 11:37:31 PDT