Instructables: exploring - technology - laptop - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:51:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 Automobile Laptop Stand - PVC Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Automobile-Laptop-Stand-PVC-Style/
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Thu, 8 Sep 2016 13:55:42 PDT
Variable speed laptop cooling pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Variable-Speed-Laptop-Cooling-Pad/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 15:18:58 PDT
KeyPi - A cheap portable Raspberry Pi 3 Laptop under $80 http://www.instructables.com/id/KeyPi-a-Cheap-Portable-Raspberry-Pi-laptop-Under-8/
KeyPi - A cheap portable Raspberry Pi 3 Laptop under $80 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/298W/IRUGC62K/FY2298WIRUGC62K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/298W/IRUGC62K/FY2298WIRUGC62K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/298W/IRUGC62K/FY2298WIRUGC62K.SMALL.jpg MichaelO162 ***UPDATE***Hi Everyone! Firstly thank you for all the support and feedback, the community here is awesome :)Here are answers to some questions: Why did you make this?I wanted to make a portable computer that had a full sized keyboard. I felt that this form factor was very compact and most of all ea...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 11:59:09 PDT
USB Powered Laptop Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Powered-Laptop-Charger/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 20:50:12 PDT
Cooled Laptop stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooled-Laptop-Stand/
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 07:23:47 PDT
The Fibonacci Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Fibonacci-Sleeve/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:33:24 PDT
Rare Earth Magnets From Old Hard Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Rare-Earth-Magnets-From-Old-Hard-Drives/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 00:21:08 PDT
Second HDD/SSD for ASUS A46 Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Second-HDDSSD-for-ASUS-A46-Laptop/
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 03:09:31 PDT
Colorful Laptop Backlighting for $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Laptop-Backlighting-for-5/
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Thu, 12 May 2016 08:19:04 PDT
Raspberry Pi Laptop DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Laptop-DIY/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:39:12 PDT
A DIY Laptop Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/A-DIY-Laptop-Rack/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 18:07:48 PDT
DIY : 100w Led Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-100w-Led-Flashlight/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 02:44:24 PDT
HOW TO REPAIR LAPTOP BATTERY ? http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-REPAIR-LAPTOP-BATTERY-/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 07:31:23 PDT
Portable Laptop Charger (Cheap and Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Laptop-Charger-Cheap-and-Easy/
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 22:16:35 PDT
Actobotics custom laptop cooler stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Actobotics-Custom-Laptop-Cooler-Stand/
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 06:36:07 PDT
Lego Lunchbox Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Lunchbox-Computer/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 17:49:29 PDT
Repair Laptop Hinge Problem with JB Weld http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Laptop-Hinge-Problem/
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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 14:03:44 PST
Pc Steering Wheel with Pedals. Turn Joystick to PC Gaming Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Pc-Steering-Wheel-With-Pedals-Turn-Joystick-to-PC-/
Pc Steering Wheel with Pedals. Turn Joystick to PC Gaming Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/72J4/ILCN8LS4/F9S72J4ILCN8LS4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/72J4/ILCN8LS4/F9S72J4ILCN8LS4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/72J4/ILCN8LS4/F9S72J4ILCN8LS4.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Playing games is fun, arcade, adventure, rpg, racing and many more. Playing racing game is more fun then any game. But, playing racing games with Keyboard, mouse and joystick is Super Boring. :(So, for solve this problem, I make PC gaming steering wheel with pedals. :) PC Steeri...
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 23:09:23 PST
Convert Your Old Laptop Battery Into a Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Your-Old-Laptop-Battery-Into-a-Power-Bank/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 07:58:22 PST
Repair a Broken Toshiba Laptop Hinge http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-Broken-Toshiba-Laptop-Hinge/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:55:37 PST
Laptop Automatic Start/Stop Charging (using Arduino, Yun Shield and ESP8266) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Automatic-StartStop-Charging-using-Arduino-/
Laptop Automatic Start/Stop Charging (using Arduino, Yun Shield and ESP8266) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/LOWE/IJYUI8FO/FGELOWEIJYUI8FO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/LOWE/IJYUI8FO/FGELOWEIJYUI8FO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/LOWE/IJYUI8FO/FGELOWEIJYUI8FO.SMALL.jpg jiefu I'm working outside my country and laptop is a great help for me to connect to my family and friends and do all my computing stuffs as well, but I always came across of running low battery and even worst onto critical level or reserved mode when I forgot to plug in the charger, but the problem is wh...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 04:56:32 PST
Cardboard box transformation http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Box-Transformation/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 08:12:27 PST
Laptop LED Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-LED-Mod/
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 14:49:12 PST
Bedside Wakeup Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedside-Wakeup-Monitor/
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 09:33:58 PST
laptop controlled rgb led v.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Controlled-Rgb-Led-V1/
laptop controlled rgb led v.1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/6ADJ/II1ZLMF5/FHB6ADJII1ZLMF5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/6ADJ/II1ZLMF5/FHB6ADJII1ZLMF5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/6ADJ/II1ZLMF5/FHB6ADJII1ZLMF5.SMALL.jpg Manoj SuryaK hello tech buddies,i have been into project making hobby since i was a kid.the instructables site has catalysed this hobby and i am very greatful to all the publishers.This is my 1st one,and i request you to do the two things:-1)support me2)pardon my mistakescoming to the instructable,i'll show u ho...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 06:11:34 PST
Scorpion's Tail USB LED for Night Coder http://www.instructables.com/id/Scorpions-Tail-USB-LED-for-Night-Coder/
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 06:14:24 PST
The Ultimate Raspberry Pi Laptop! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Raspberry-Pi-Laptop/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 07:08:49 PST
Lazy LapTable http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-LapTable/
Lazy LapTable - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/LXHG/IHP907N7/F26LXHGIHP907N7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/LXHG/IHP907N7/F26LXHGIHP907N7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/LXHG/IHP907N7/F26LXHGIHP907N7.SMALL.jpg Ninad9 This Instructables is for anyone who describes themselves as lazy, a fanatic gamer or bingewatcher, and who has acces to a laser cutter. The LapTable can be made flat and used as a dining tray, but parts can be added to position it diagonally (1 part) or completely leveled with rounded cut-outs for ...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 06:04:04 PST
LapBerry Pi - A Raspberry Pi Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/LapBerry-Pi-A-Rapsberry-Pi-Laptop/
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:43:35 PST
Laptop mouse pad and cup holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-mouse-pad-and-cup-holder/
Laptop mouse pad and cup holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/ZY11/IGV4FE78/FVDZY11IGV4FE78.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/ZY11/IGV4FE78/FVDZY11IGV4FE78.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/ZY11/IGV4FE78/FVDZY11IGV4FE78.SMALL.jpg Joeys19 This is a laptop holder that incorporates a mouse pad and a cup holder. Gathering materials The materials you will need are:-2 pieces of aluminum angle pieces at least 20 inches in length-A few pieces of angle aluminum a few inches in length-A few nuts and bolts -A nice solid flat piece of alumi...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 21:39:45 PST
Pi-Berry Laptop-- The Classic DIY laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-Berry-Laptop-The-Classic-DIY-laptop/
Pi-Berry Laptop-- The Classic DIY laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/C3TQ/IEMNHWE2/FIIC3TQIEMNHWE2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/C3TQ/IEMNHWE2/FIIC3TQIEMNHWE2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/C3TQ/IEMNHWE2/FIIC3TQIEMNHWE2.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas The laptop I made “The Pi-Berry Laptop” is built around the Raspberry Pi 2. It has 1GB RAM, Quad core CPU, 4 USB Ports and One Ethernet port. The laptop meets daily life needs and smoothly runs programs like VLC media player , Mozilla Firefox , Arduino IDE, Libre Office, Libre CAD etc… For conveni...
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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 07:30:41 PDT
Raspberry pi Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-pi-Laptop/
Raspberry pi Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/KTTR/IEFZX3U9/FMIKTTRIEFZX3U9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/KTTR/IEFZX3U9/FMIKTTRIEFZX3U9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/KTTR/IEFZX3U9/FMIKTTRIEFZX3U9.SMALL.jpg Kirand1 In this instructable I will show u how I built my raspberry laptop and subsequently you will learn how to build your own. I hope you enjoy this instructable.P.S if you liked this instructable please don't forget to vote for me in the raspberry pi competition.List of tools and parts + links ...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 17:47:45 PDT
Creating your own bump protection laptop bag. http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-your-own-bump-protection-laptop-bag/
Creating your own bump protection laptop bag. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/RR38/IE2NAF1X/FK4RR38IE2NAF1X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/RR38/IE2NAF1X/FK4RR38IE2NAF1X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/RR38/IE2NAF1X/FK4RR38IE2NAF1X.SMALL.jpg Anshu Raj Almost all of us use to travel with our laptops here and there.And we use to carry it in our traditional bags which don't provide anything in the name of safety for our laptop.This instructable will guide you on how you can modify your laptop bag to make it a bump proof bag with some additional feat...
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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 05:31:52 PDT
DIY Laptop Cooling System from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Cooling-System-from-scrap/
DIY Laptop Cooling System from scrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/W1QF/IDBI0ZZB/F5RW1QFIDBI0ZZB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/W1QF/IDBI0ZZB/F5RW1QFIDBI0ZZB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/W1QF/IDBI0ZZB/F5RW1QFIDBI0ZZB.SMALL.jpg smandal13 Welcome everybody. This instructable is on making DIY Laptop cooling System from easily available materials and scraps. Although laptop cooling systems are not very costly or hard to find. But making you own has a different fun in it. I have seen many people making different types of cooling system....
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 02:04:55 PDT
Internet Controlled Telepresence Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Controlled-Telepresence-Robot/
Internet Controlled Telepresence Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/LD6E/ID2XE659/FEMLD6EID2XE659.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/LD6E/ID2XE659/FEMLD6EID2XE659.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/LD6E/ID2XE659/FEMLD6EID2XE659.SMALL.jpg TrungT4 In this tutorial I will show you how to build an Internet-controlled Telepresence Robot with a robotic arm for under $100. Basic Materials For this tutorial, there are some must-have:1. An Arduino board (I'm using the Arduino Uno R3 but I think any versions would work)2. Adafruit Motor Shield v1...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 21:28:27 PDT
Anything You Like Laptop Decal http://www.instructables.com/id/Anything-You-Like-Laptop-Decal/
Anything You Like Laptop Decal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/A25R/ICPP4J3V/FOSA25RICPP4J3V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/A25R/ICPP4J3V/FOSA25RICPP4J3V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/A25R/ICPP4J3V/FOSA25RICPP4J3V.SMALL.jpg coventrymakerspace When we got our Silhouette Portrait, we immediately knew we could use it to create vinyl decals. But most of the decals we had seen were in solid coloured vinyl, and it got us to thinking. Surely we could use the Silhouette to create any decal we wanted? So we had a little experiment, and of course ...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:36:35 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
DIY External Hard Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-External-Hard-Drive/
DIY External Hard Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/FCIN/IAJH91HP/FXDFCINIAJH91HP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/FCIN/IAJH91HP/FXDFCINIAJH91HP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/FCIN/IAJH91HP/FXDFCINIAJH91HP.SMALL.jpg MadxBros So this is a quick Instructables for all of the people that never have quite enough space to store all of their different files. Are you tired of compressing your images? Don't know how to use the cloud... because nobody understands the cloud? Do you want to go entirely off the "internet grid"? Well...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 10:25:08 PDT
DIY Custom Matt Black Macbook Pro - Plasti Dip http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Matt-Black-Macbook-Pro-Plasti-Dip/
DIY Custom Matt Black Macbook Pro - Plasti Dip - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/YU8P/IAF6QTKQ/FOXYU8PIAF6QTKQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/YU8P/IAF6QTKQ/FOXYU8PIAF6QTKQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/YU8P/IAF6QTKQ/FOXYU8PIAF6QTKQ.SMALL.jpg superaudiomadras Macbook pro retina display with Rust-Oleum Peel Coat (Like Plasti Dip) 1) Mask off ports 2) Clean Surface 3) Sprayed five coats of Peel Cost ( More = Thicker finish) 4) Peel off logo5) Allow to dry for 24 hours Mask out ports Clean surface. Make sure it is spotless Shake Plasti Dip / Pee...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 04:01:49 PDT
USB lights for keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-lights-for-keyboard/
USB lights for keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/RXFM/I9YBVEH4/FGCRXFMI9YBVEH4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/RXFM/I9YBVEH4/FGCRXFMI9YBVEH4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/RXFM/I9YBVEH4/FGCRXFMI9YBVEH4.SMALL.jpg khader sk This is a simple method of making a usb powered led lights to illuminate the laptop or PC keyboard while working in the dark. USB male pin you can get a male USB pin from an old usb cable or dead pendrives. you can even buy a new usb male pin for very cheap price at electronic store. Attach wi...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 02:30:20 PDT
Tablet Second Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Second-Monitor/
Tablet Second Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/972J/I9YBO7MI/FGY972JI9YBO7MI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/972J/I9YBO7MI/FGY972JI9YBO7MI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/972J/I9YBO7MI/FGY972JI9YBO7MI.SMALL.jpg Ironman 54 I'm an engineering student and quite often I find myself working on assignments on my laptop at school and wishing that I had a second monitor to make life easier. The other day I read this article in lifehacker (Link) and decided that that was exactly what I needed.Sadly, though, the app that they ...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 11:49:44 PDT
Fix Your Overheating Laptop! (And keep it looking nice) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Your-Overheating-Laptop-And-keep-it-looking-ni/
Fix Your Overheating Laptop! (And keep it looking nice) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/QNWR/I9UDWBTY/FB8QNWRI9UDWBTY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/QNWR/I9UDWBTY/FB8QNWRI9UDWBTY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/QNWR/I9UDWBTY/FB8QNWRI9UDWBTY.SMALL.jpg Dschulz I just got my [new to me] Samsung series 7 chronos laptop less than a week ago, and I was very impressed with it except for one grievance: it was HOT. No, not that kind of hot!Anyway, the fan would ramp up just sitting on the windows desktop, and Minecraft under Windows was fine for about 10 minutes...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 19:24:54 PDT
REUSE YOUR OLD LAPTOP BATTERY TO MAKE A POWER BANK http://www.instructables.com/id/REUSE-YOUR-OLD-LAPTOP-BATTERY-TO-MAKE-A-POWER-BANK/
REUSE YOUR OLD LAPTOP BATTERY TO MAKE A POWER BANK - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/CJ1V/I9V6O782/FWSCJ1VI9V6O782.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/CJ1V/I9V6O782/FWSCJ1VI9V6O782.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/CJ1V/I9V6O782/FWSCJ1VI9V6O782.SMALL.jpg deba168 [ Play Video ][ Solar Power Bank ]Few months ago my Dell laptop battery did not work.Whenever I unplug it from main AC supply,the laptop switched off immediately.After few days of frustration, I replaced the battery and kept the dead one (as per my laptop message) for tinkering.I was curious what I ...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 10:20:21 PDT
3D printed anti spy camera cover http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-anti-spy-camera-cover/
3D printed anti spy camera cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/84OT/I9SN0BFE/F3184OTI9SN0BFE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/84OT/I9SN0BFE/F3184OTI9SN0BFE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/84OT/I9SN0BFE/F3184OTI9SN0BFE.SMALL.jpg kasperfish Welcome to the "3D printed anti spy cam slider" mini project!I see many laptops and notebooks from which the camera is covered with a post-it or a piece of tape. I found a few 3D printed clip on camera covers with Google but I wanted something more elegant. Even if you do not have a 3D printer it i...
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Sat, 16 May 2015 10:59:57 PDT
Basic Electronic Amplifier 9v To 12v Cigar Box Closed Guitar Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Electronic-Amplifier-9v-To-12v-Cigar-Box-Clo/
Basic Electronic Amplifier 9v To 12v Cigar Box Closed Guitar Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/IGCJ/I8H6DSGV/FPQIGCJI8H6DSGV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/IGCJ/I8H6DSGV/FPQIGCJI8H6DSGV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/IGCJ/I8H6DSGV/FPQIGCJI8H6DSGV.SMALL.jpg ️Roy Glen Gilliam Pick Out Your Cigar Box I'm using a vintage Stand-up Display Cigar Box. I bought this years ago, but I'm also using another box inside this one to seal it up. The box I'm using inside - I bought at a local cigar shop for $1. I'm also using an air filter from my work - when the ambulance is servi...
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:33:07 PDT
Bamboo Laptop Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Laptop-Cooler/
Bamboo Laptop Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/MYEZ/I800ZNXV/FIYMYEZI800ZNXV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/MYEZ/I800ZNXV/FIYMYEZI800ZNXV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/MYEZ/I800ZNXV/FIYMYEZI800ZNXV.SMALL.jpg X0n1T3 My first laptop cooler was made by a name brand company, my cost came to about $47. After it broke, I looked around for a better more durable solution. Metal and wood seemed like a great idea...Bamboo coolers already available in the market have a weird design where the laptop feet get stuck in betw...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 19:43:10 PDT
BeatSauce - A Laptop Midi Controller Hybrid http://www.instructables.com/id/BeatSauce-A-Laptop-Midi-Controller-Hybrid/
BeatSauce - A Laptop Midi Controller Hybrid - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/E5BB/I7SVY3M6/FSFE5BBI7SVY3M6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/E5BB/I7SVY3M6/FSFE5BBI7SVY3M6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/E5BB/I7SVY3M6/FSFE5BBI7SVY3M6.SMALL.jpg zexs For a long time I've wanted to build a custom Midi controller, and while this isn't exactly a new controller I did breath new life into some old hardware.Using some parts that I had accumulated and spending minimal money on new ones I managed to build a...a...DJ computer laptop thingy?...That's why ...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:58:46 PDT
Easy Benchtop Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Benchtop-Power-Supply/
Easy Benchtop Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/UAXK/I70B32RG/FZNUAXKI70B32RG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/UAXK/I70B32RG/FZNUAXKI70B32RG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/UAXK/I70B32RG/FZNUAXKI70B32RG.SMALL.jpg b1tbang3r This is a very simple way to make a pretty decent, but cheap benchtop power supply out of mostly old PC parts.I work for a pretty small computer company, and we end up scrapping a lot of old PCs with tons of still working parts. Getting 'old' power supplies and hard drives is free, as they are typic...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 23:34:47 PDT
Breathe New Life into an Old Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Breath-New-Life-into-a-Old-Computer/
Breathe New Life into an Old Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/SGQG/I6RSQ0MN/F6YSGQGI6RSQ0MN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/SGQG/I6RSQ0MN/F6YSGQGI6RSQ0MN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/SGQG/I6RSQ0MN/F6YSGQGI6RSQ0MN.SMALL.jpg EvolvedAwesome Every Year Millions of Computers are thrown into landfills because they have become 'obsolete'. Many of these computers are in perfect working condition and just need a few cheap upgrades to bring them up to standard. Breathe a new breath of life into your computer with this ible.The goal of this pr...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:39:02 PST
Upgrade your laptop cooling pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-your-laptop-cooling-pad/
Upgrade your laptop cooling pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/A3H5/I5MD2JY2/F4GA3H5I5MD2JY2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/A3H5/I5MD2JY2/F4GA3H5I5MD2JY2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/A3H5/I5MD2JY2/F4GA3H5I5MD2JY2.SMALL.jpg djokenzi Here's a relatively easy way to modify and improve your existing laptop cooling pad, or make one from scratch using the provided information.I built it mainly to prevent the laptops graphics card from overheating, and I must say that it is very effective. I am using a Dell E6430 laptop with an overc...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 06:58:50 PST