Instructables: exploring - technology - laptop - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:18:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Size & Build a Battery Power Backup Generator W/ 12V Deep Cycle Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Battery-Backup-Generator/
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:25:05 PDT
Mini "laptop" Made With Lichee Pi Zero http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-laptop-Made-by-Lichee-Pi-Zero/
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 20:42:11 PST
How to Upgrade RAM on a Windows Laptop for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upgrade-RAM-on-a-Windows-Laptop-for-Beginne/
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 11:47:14 PST
Laptop Control Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Control-Box/
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:01:38 PST
3D laptop sticker (Cheshire cat) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Laptop-Sticker-Cheshire-Cat/
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 07:58:01 PST
3 Useful Things From an Old Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Useful-Things-From-an-Old-Laptop/
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 01:12:53 PST
Easy Aluminium Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Aluminium-Laptop-Stand/
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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:40:48 PST
Construction Site Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Construction-Site-Laptop/
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 05:42:43 PST
Reese's Power Bank - Laptop and Smartphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Reeses-Power-Bank-Laptop-and-Smartphones/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 07:48:21 PST
Dewalt Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Dewalt-Power-Bank/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 22:02:40 PST
Modular Expandable Laptop Storage With a Cocoon Grid It http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Expandable-Laptop-Storage-With-a-Cocoon-Gr/
Modular Expandable Laptop Storage With a Cocoon Grid It - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/DEEP/IVO84Z7F/FEYDEEPIVO84Z7F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/DEEP/IVO84Z7F/FEYDEEPIVO84Z7F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/DEEP/IVO84Z7F/FEYDEEPIVO84Z7F.SMALL.jpg Kesh_G07 In 2014, I bought a HP stream 11. At that time I was not really aware that it only had 32gb of storage. I just needed a computer desperately and I was on a budget. Needless to say, buyers remorse kicked in after a few windows updates.Fast Forward to the present day, I have managed to add a 64gb SD c...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:00:23 PST
Hack Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Box/
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 07:03:59 PST
Cordless tool battery laptop charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Cordless-Tool-Battery-Laptop-Charger/
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 05:48:38 PST
Go Anywhere Laptop Tripod Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Go-Anywhere-Laptop-Tripod-Stand/
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 04:06:31 PST
Custom Size/Surface, Ultra-Thin, Non-Slip Mousepad (Gaming/DTP/CAD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-SizeSurface-Ultra-Thin-Non-Slip-Mousepad-Ga/
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 14:21:07 PDT
Dewalt Raspberry Pi Development Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Dewalt-Raspberry-Pi-Development-Laptop/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:23:50 PDT
New Laptop Wont Work With Older Router? http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Laptop-Wont-Work-With-Older-Router/
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:08:13 PDT
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
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/
Actobotics custom laptop cooler stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/JV50/ILSS286T/F1RJV50ILSS286T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/JV50/ILSS286T/F1RJV50ILSS286T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/JV50/ILSS286T/F1RJV50ILSS286T.SMALL.jpg Tsartsanis Hello everybodyHaving some Actobotics parts i manage to build a stand for my laptop. I also used 2 old pc fans so i can cool as much as i can my laptop. I have bought a laptop stand last year but i noticed that the fan isn't doing a thing so when the parts came to my hands i thought it was a good id...
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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/
Convert Your Old Laptop Battery Into a Power Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/IONE/IK1HRDC4/FQKIONEIK1HRDC4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/IONE/IK1HRDC4/FQKIONEIK1HRDC4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/IONE/IK1HRDC4/FQKIONEIK1HRDC4.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to convert a battery from an old laptop into a power bank which can charge an ordinary phone 4 to 5 times with a single charge. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives you a basic overview which steps are necessary to create your own power bank. But...
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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/
Repair a Broken Toshiba Laptop Hinge - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/OPRB/IJSUYPB1/FZMOPRBIJSUYPB1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/OPRB/IJSUYPB1/FZMOPRBIJSUYPB1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/OPRB/IJSUYPB1/FZMOPRBIJSUYPB1.SMALL.jpg gadgetjim Recently I acquired a laptop from my daughter that needed some repair to the hinges. The laptop would no longer close properly because the hinge had broken loose from the laptop lid. The brass inserts pulled out and broke the plastic housings molded inside the lid. It would cost $200 to repair th...
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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/FZI/8JYL/IVO37ULT/FZI8JYLIVO37ULT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/8JYL/IVO37ULT/FZI8JYLIVO37ULT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/8JYL/IVO37ULT/FZI8JYLIVO37ULT.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/
Scorpion's Tail USB LED for Night Coder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/F45B/IHXTH3E2/FXJF45BIHXTH3E2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/F45B/IHXTH3E2/FXJF45BIHXTH3E2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/F45B/IHXTH3E2/FXJF45BIHXTH3E2.SMALL.jpg chienline Today is our local election day for most of the cities in Indonesia. It is also declared as a public holiday. Yesterday I prepared for a long night for coding. But I was always having troubles typing in the dark while my wife and kids are sleeping. My fingers can't remember the position of symbols a...
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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/
LapBerry Pi - A Raspberry Pi Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FES/EDFB/IHF4J584/FESEDFBIHF4J584.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FES/EDFB/IHF4J584/FESEDFBIHF4J584.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FES/EDFB/IHF4J584/FESEDFBIHF4J584.SMALL.jpg Jessica_McMeows The Raspberry Pi. Everyone's favorite SBC (single board computer). 1gig of RAM and a 900mHz CPU packed into a credit card sized computer. It's the base for hundreds of different projects and today I'm gonna show you how to turn it into an awesome little laptop! This project has been done before by o...
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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/
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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
UNAVAILABLE http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-your-own-bump-protection-laptop-bag/
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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