Instructables: exploring - technology - laptop - pc http://www.instructables.com Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:41:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 Old Laptop Mobile Digital Signage: Phase 01 - Making It Work http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Laptop-Mobile-Digital-Signage-Phase-01-Making-/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 00:03:04 PDT
How to Fix Laptop Overheat in <1 Minute (NO TOOLS!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-PC-Overheat-in-1-Minute-NO-TOOLS/
How to Fix Laptop Overheat in <1 Minute (NO TOOLS!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/WWF5/IMQD8LMF/F6TWWF5IMQD8LMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/WWF5/IMQD8LMF/F6TWWF5IMQD8LMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/WWF5/IMQD8LMF/F6TWWF5IMQD8LMF.SMALL.jpg Meglymoo87 Today I'm going to show you how to save your computer (ie: laptop, Surface, tablet, etc) from overheating while gaming, or just in general. The best part is...you don't need ANY tools or special skills to accomplish it. And it's done in under a minute!Let's jump right into it... Find the Power Opt...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 12:47:23 PDT
Ultimate FPS Boosting Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-FPS-Boosting-Guide/
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 09:57:45 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/72J4/ILCN8LS4/F9S72J4ILCN8LS4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/72J4/ILCN8LS4/F9S72J4ILCN8LS4.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Hoe Maak Je Een Bootable USB-stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Hoe-Maak-Je-Een-Bootable-USB-stick/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 08:42:55 PST
How to use OLD LAPTOP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-OLD-LAPTOP/
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 02:02:38 PST
(DIY) How to Make ESP8266 Ultra Mini & Simple Relay Home Automation Board http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Ultra-Mini-Simple-Relay-Home-Automation-Bo/
(DIY) How to Make ESP8266 Ultra Mini & Simple Relay Home Automation Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T9KH/IKWXL0WB/FZKT9KHIKWXL0WB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T9KH/IKWXL0WB/FZKT9KHIKWXL0WB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T9KH/IKWXL0WB/FZKT9KHIKWXL0WB.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hello EveryBody,Today i will Let you know , How to make an Mini Esp 12 Wifi Relay Board measuring only 3.9cm x 3.9 cm! This Board has some very Cool Features which every Tech Lover will Love to Have.I have Included all files in next Steps.This Boards Packs with WPA2 Encryption A Flat Design ...
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 08:42:55 PST
Old Laptop Converted to New Media Center PC! http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Laptop-Converted-to-New-Media-Center-PC/
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 07:21:20 PST
Laptop LED Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-LED-Mod/
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 14:49:12 PST
How to change startup programs Windows 7 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-startup-programs-Windows-7/
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 13:50:54 PDT
Custom PC / Windows Mouse Pointers http://www.instructables.com/id/CUSTOM-PCLAPTOP-MOUSE-POINTERS/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 05:01:55 PDT
Rotating monitor stand conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-monitor-stand-conversion/
Rotating monitor stand conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/P7V4/IAS1S384/FIWP7V4IAS1S384.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/P7V4/IAS1S384/FIWP7V4IAS1S384.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/P7V4/IAS1S384/FIWP7V4IAS1S384.SMALL.jpg agulesin Years ago, there was a video card for PCs which was designed to work with a dedicated monitor which had a swivel on the back (not the one I had in mind but an example). The card sensed when the monitor had been turned vertically and changed the display to suit. The point of this was to display a wh...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 06:48:01 PDT
Basic guide on how to protect yourself from viruses for Windows 7 http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-guide-on-how-to-protect-yourself-from-viruse/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 19:32:02 PDT
USB lights for keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-lights-for-keyboard/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 02:30:20 PDT
How to FIX Laptop Overheat issue insanely http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-FIX-Laptop-Overheat-issue-insanely/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:40:35 PDT
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT
Homemade DIY laptop stand by PVC pipes http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-DIY-laptop-stand/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 09:01:58 PDT
How to revive any Laptop by making a TInkerbook http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-revive-any-Laptop-by-making-a-TInkerbook/
How to revive any Laptop by making a TInkerbook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/JZSG/I7YLH3UE/FGNJZSGI7YLH3UE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/JZSG/I7YLH3UE/FGNJZSGI7YLH3UE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/JZSG/I7YLH3UE/FGNJZSGI7YLH3UE.SMALL.jpg MAYER MAKES Hi it´s that Guy from MAYER MAKESI want to adress something the concernes me since the dawn of my Computer-using carreer:In nearly every home there is at least one old PC/ Laptop ,whatever device that nobody uses beacause its old, outdated, or broken.Peoples basic(computational) needs haven´t change...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 06:21:12 PDT
Easy Benchtop Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Benchtop-Power-Supply/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 23:34:47 PDT
All-in-one Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/All-in-one-Laptop/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 15:37:33 PST
RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy! http://www.instructables.com/id/RECREATE-Recycling-Energy-of-Computers-for-Real-Ef/
RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SMALL.jpg Geeve George RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy!*Project by Sarthak Sethi and Geeve George*We have been selected for the MAKE ENERGY Contest! So do vote for us by clicking vote in the Top-Right corner of the instructable page!*This is an updated version of Our Previous...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 08:58:47 PST
Batch Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-Calculator-1/
Batch Calculator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/LGDE/I45HKP1X/F90LGDEI45HKP1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/LGDE/I45HKP1X/F90LGDEI45HKP1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/LGDE/I45HKP1X/F90LGDEI45HKP1X.SMALL.jpg nkarssen I'm going to show you how to make a simple batch calculator in notepad. Code Here's the code just copy and paste Save as "whatyouwant".batecho offmode 20,4title MATH:loopclsecho.set /p som=set /a antwoord=%som%echo %antwoord%pause nulgoto loop
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 04:22:05 PST
Old-School Laptop Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-School-Laptop-Mod/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 04:20:34 PDT
Toshiba T3200SX Portable Desktop Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Toshiba-T3200SX-Portable-Desktop-Computer/
Toshiba T3200SX Portable Desktop Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/NPRL/HYVDOF9S/FX6NPRLHYVDOF9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/NPRL/HYVDOF9S/FX6NPRLHYVDOF9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/NPRL/HYVDOF9S/FX6NPRLHYVDOF9S.SMALL.jpg cbbassett This instructables will show you how to convert a 1989 Toshiba T3200SX laptop into a modern day portable super desktop computer.Here is a list of things you will need to start this project: Toshiba T3200SX Intel Core i5-3350P Ivy Bridge Quad-Core 3.1GHz (3.3GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 69W Desktop Process...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:00:50 PDT
All in one PC from old laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/All-in-one-PC-from-old-laptop/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 09:38:32 PDT
robot statue http://www.instructables.com/id/robot-statue/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 18:38:05 PDT
PC Remote Control Using Arduino Pro Micro http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Remote-Control-Using-Arduino-Pro-Micro/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 01:25:01 PDT
Arduino Robotic Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robotic-Arm/
Arduino Robotic Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/P2AH/HP0CR1DS/FPNP2AHHP0CR1DS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/P2AH/HP0CR1DS/FPNP2AHHP0CR1DS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/P2AH/HP0CR1DS/FPNP2AHHP0CR1DS.SMALL.jpg biomech75 In this instructurable I will show you how to make a simple robotic arm controlled by 4 servos , 2 analog joysticks, and an Arduino UNO. It is very similar to my "2 Servos + Thumbstick" instructurable. This tutorial is in particular to help out another Arduino user;  "RobotZee". I will guide you ste...
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 12:13:28 PST
Use your smartphone mic with your PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-your-smartphone-mic-with-your-PC/
Use your smartphone mic with your PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/3BMM/HOUFXNGW/F273BMMHOUFXNGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/3BMM/HOUFXNGW/F273BMMHOUFXNGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/3BMM/HOUFXNGW/F273BMMHOUFXNGW.SMALL.jpg nprasan Want to make decent quality audio recordings on your PC without investing in a high end microphone ? A lot of smartphones out there in the market have pretty good audio quality. Some of them even have built-in noise cancellation features. This guide will help you connect your smartphone with your P...
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 14:49:05 PST
DIY Upgrade/ Supercharge your LED Keyboard/ Laptop Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Upgrade-Supercharge-your-LED-Keyboard-Laptop-L/
DIY Upgrade/ Supercharge your LED Keyboard/ Laptop Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/8WOC/HO7XJTQH/FX88WOCHO7XJTQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/8WOC/HO7XJTQH/FX88WOCHO7XJTQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/8WOC/HO7XJTQH/FX88WOCHO7XJTQH.SMALL.jpg bhvm Hello again! Working late night with dingy dim Laptop lights is not the best idea for your eyes. Here we shall Take a normal Ebay LED laptop Keyboard light, and Modify it for better colour (Neutral white) and Brightness. In the first Picture, you can see our final Project. I am afraid that camera w...
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 22:28:59 PST
DIY USB Multi Mobile charger & LED light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USBMobile-charger-LED-light/
DIY USB Multi Mobile charger & LED light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/9XA6/HCB8KP29/FTQ9XA6HCB8KP29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/9XA6/HCB8KP29/FTQ9XA6HCB8KP29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/9XA6/HCB8KP29/FTQ9XA6HCB8KP29.SMALL.jpg bhvm LED. Such a Tiny, Yet marvellous Invention. A Promise to make the Mankind Glow (Pun Intended). Here, I present a new Instructable using LEDs to create a versatile, Bright and universal lightThese lights work on any standard 5V DC source Like USB ports or Mobile chargers. Other option is to rig up th...
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 04:02:09 PST
Laptop To Tablet-pc Conversion W-I-P / Acer Travelpad http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-To-Tablet-pc-Conversion-W-I-P/
Laptop To Tablet-pc Conversion W-I-P / Acer Travelpad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/C3DH/HKZAVUW0/F3PC3DHHKZAVUW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/C3DH/HKZAVUW0/F3PC3DHHKZAVUW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/C3DH/HKZAVUW0/F3PC3DHHKZAVUW0.SMALL.jpg 123cardigan i have been looking for a nice new tablet to work with, access and control my big 8-core server android and ios dont have the productivity suites i want or needso i started looking at windows 8 tabs and to be honest they are all to expensive or not powerful enoughi then thought "hey why not build on...
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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 14:53:21 PDT
How to Replace the Trackpad and Battery in a Macbook Pro. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-the-Trackpad-and-Battery-in-a-Macbo/
How to Replace the Trackpad and Battery in a Macbook Pro. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/SYLX/HK6XAYUR/FG6SYLXHK6XAYUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/SYLX/HK6XAYUR/FG6SYLXHK6XAYUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/SYLX/HK6XAYUR/FG6SYLXHK6XAYUR.SMALL.jpg mhanlen Recently I replaced the trackpad in a Macbook Pro.  The pointer was jumping all over the screen and randomly selecting desktop items and opening them.  After searching online for a while and trying a few things (like turning the computer on it's side and clicking) I decided it was probably a trackpa...
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 08:36:18 PDT
Build yourself flashing message on PIC16F877A with assembler http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-yourself-flashing-message-on-PIC16F877A-with/
Build yourself flashing message on PIC16F877A with assembler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/F2NT/HHS9UCDX/FCKF2NTHHS9UCDX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/F2NT/HHS9UCDX/FCKF2NTHHS9UCDX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/F2NT/HHS9UCDX/FCKF2NTHHS9UCDX.SMALL.jpg arick Guys, in this step by step instruction, I wanna share my private experiment with PIC16F877A and assembly language, I call it Build yourself flashing message on PIC16F877A with assembler Let's prepare the parts The parts needed for this experiment 1. PIC 16F877A chip 2. The board for PIC 16F877A ...
By: arick

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Tue, 11 Jun 2013 17:26:18 PDT
Step by step home alarm using ATMEGA128 http://www.instructables.com/id/Step-by-step-home-alarm-using-ATMEGA128/
Step by step home alarm using ATMEGA128 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/6TH6/HHJOM7UW/F1S6TH6HHJOM7UW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/6TH6/HHJOM7UW/F1S6TH6HHJOM7UW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/6TH6/HHJOM7UW/F1S6TH6HHJOM7UW.SMALL.jpg arick In this step by step, I wanna share my experiment using ATMEGA128 with LCD and PWM to drive a sirene, I created at home as alarm, I'll put a sensor on it for activating, but I haven't done it yet, I don't have the sensor yet so far :) Let's get started, it's easy and simple The next step is prepa...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 20:10:14 PDT
Make yourself a speaking ATMEGA128 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-yourself-a-speaking-ATMEGA128/
Make yourself a speaking ATMEGA128 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/MBVC/HHI55TYT/FBPMBVCHHI55TYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/MBVC/HHI55TYT/FBPMBVCHHI55TYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/MBVC/HHI55TYT/FBPMBVCHHI55TYT.SMALL.jpg arick Guys, In previous weekend, I made myself a speaking ATMEGA128. I used ATMEGA128 and LM386 as an amplifier, Let's get started The part I need for this project These parts are needed for this project : 1. LM386 2.ATMEGA128 3.USBISP 4.AVRStudio 5. Small speaker 6. LCD 16x2 Assemble the project ...
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 18:05:10 PDT
Make yourself a homemade clock with thermometer using ATMEGA128 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-yourself-a-homemade-clock-with-thermometer-us/
Make yourself a homemade clock with thermometer using ATMEGA128 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/EG4H/HH2VL5SN/F7GEG4HHH2VL5SN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/EG4H/HH2VL5SN/F7GEG4HHH2VL5SN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/EG4H/HH2VL5SN/F7GEG4HHH2VL5SN.SMALL.jpg arick In this step by step I wanna share my experiment with ATMEGA128 timer and interrupt using DS1307 and NTC to display homemade clock and thermometer. It displays hour,minute,second, day of week, day of month, month, and year, and the temperature in celcius Enjoy the project... Prepare all the parts...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 17:47:49 PDT
Weekend project clock date thermometer and humidity with Arduino mega http://www.instructables.com/id/Weekend-project-clock-date-thermometer-and-humidit/
Weekend project clock date thermometer and humidity with Arduino mega - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/J2RE/HH2VN8ZK/F8NJ2REHH2VN8ZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/J2RE/HH2VN8ZK/F8NJ2REHH2VN8ZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/J2RE/HH2VN8ZK/F8NJ2REHH2VN8ZK.SMALL.jpg arick Guys, I wanna share my weekend project on creating a clock with humidity and temperature sensor, It's using DHT11 sensor, RTC DS1307, LCD 16x2 and Arduino Mega 2560, Keep reading and good luck Prepare all the parts needed..... In this experiment I need to use this parts : 1. Arduino Mega 2560 b...
By: arick

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Mon, 27 May 2013 18:14:58 PDT
Homemade 6 digits precision thermometer with Farenheit,Reamur,Kelvin and Celcius http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-6-digits-precision-thermometer/
Homemade 6 digits precision thermometer with Farenheit,Reamur,Kelvin and Celcius - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/OXDX/HH2VXIO3/FWFOXDXHH2VXIO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/OXDX/HH2VXIO3/FWFOXDXHH2VXIO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/OXDX/HH2VXIO3/FWFOXDXHH2VXIO3.SMALL.jpg arick Guys, In this article I wanna share my experiment on building a homemade digital thermometer with 6 digits precision, I used a simple NTC and ATMEGA128. Let's get started with preparing the parts.... The parts needed for this experiment... We need some parts for this experiment : 1. ATMEGA128 boa...
By: arick

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Sun, 26 May 2013 21:11:13 PDT
Touchscreen controller for your bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-controller-for-your-bulb/
Touchscreen controller for your bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/JB2I/HH2LF6G7/FMKJB2IHH2LF6G7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/JB2I/HH2LF6G7/FMKJB2IHH2LF6G7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/JB2I/HH2LF6G7/FMKJB2IHH2LF6G7.SMALL.jpg arick Hello guys, I wanna share my experiment with AT89LV55 from ATMEL on controlling my bulb with touch screeen, the idea is simple, change my mechanic switch to touch screen to turn on my bulb. Let's get started Prepare the part for the experiment.... In this experiment, I used some modules so I wil...
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Thu, 23 May 2013 20:15:57 PDT
Step by step developing controller for relay with your Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Step-by-step-developing-controller-for-relay-with-/
Step by step developing controller for relay with your Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/DK45/HH2LF5VO/FT8DK45HH2LF5VO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/DK45/HH2LF5VO/FT8DK45HH2LF5VO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/DK45/HH2LF5VO/FT8DK45HH2LF5VO.SMALL.jpg arick Guys, In this experiment I wanna share the way on creating a relay controller from PC, I'm not using a relay directly but I'm using LED module as a replacemnet of a relay. If you connect it into your relay it will give the same result. Please read : http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-yourself-a...
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Thu, 23 May 2013 17:29:01 PDT
How to Use Gimp 2.8.2 For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Gimp-282-For-Beginners/
How to Use Gimp 2.8.2 For Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/SLNC/HBHGIOVM/F4PSLNCHBHGIOVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/SLNC/HBHGIOVM/F4PSLNCHBHGIOVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/SLNC/HBHGIOVM/F4PSLNCHBHGIOVM.SMALL.jpg GalacticsTutorials This is a simple Tutorial, HOWEVER, please click on the full video and read the description because the description contains most of the information and a table of contents so you can navigate the video much easier.
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Sat, 5 Jan 2013 05:08:00 PST
Replace a Notebook DC Jack http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-a-Notebook-DC-Jack/
Replace a Notebook DC Jack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/QCL0/H742SFD5/F8HQCL0H742SFD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/QCL0/H742SFD5/F8HQCL0H742SFD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/QCL0/H742SFD5/F8HQCL0H742SFD5.SMALL.jpg x8xid In this video I show you how to replace a worn out DC jack on a Dell Insperon notebook.  The steps are pretty much universal. I have seen some notebooks in which the jack is not located on the main board, but a separate power board. If your unit is like the latter, I suggest replacing the whole powe...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:12:44 PDT
Replace Your Notebook Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-Your-Notebook-Fan/
Replace Your Notebook Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/I7WB/H742SFBH/FLGI7WBH742SFBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/I7WB/H742SFBH/FLGI7WBH742SFBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/I7WB/H742SFBH/FLGI7WBH742SFBH.SMALL.jpg x8xid In this video I replace the cooling fan located in the bottom of the notebook.  What is not in the video: I re-applied thermal paste to all processors, cleaned the heat pipe, and repaired the heat spreader fins at the end for the heat sync by the fan.
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:08:31 PDT
Fix Stripped Notebook Monitor Hinge http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Stripped-Notebook-Monitor-Hinge/
Fix Stripped Notebook Monitor Hinge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/MAHV/H742ZYNB/F4PMAHVH742ZYNB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/MAHV/H742ZYNB/F4PMAHVH742ZYNB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/MAHV/H742ZYNB/F4PMAHVH742ZYNB.SMALL.jpg x8xid I came across a job here recently that required a little ingenuity. Now while I'm not one to commonly "rig" a repair, sometimes it's what the customer needs. In this case the screws that held the monitor hinges in place had all stripped out and the casings cracked. The tension caused the top to comp...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 17:43:08 PDT
iphone controlled Internet PC robot using arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-Internet-PC-robot-controlled-using-iphone/
iphone controlled Internet PC robot using arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/6JXU/H401VZZ8/FZQ6JXUH401VZZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/6JXU/H401VZZ8/FZQ6JXUH401VZZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/6JXU/H401VZZ8/FZQ6JXUH401VZZ8.SMALL.jpg Avadhut.Deshmukh Arduino Internet PC robot controlled using iphone SPY Webcam robot on laptop wheel using Processing language+arduino..Software - by Francisco Dias
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Sun, 1 Jul 2012 21:18:18 PDT
Steampunk Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Laptop/
Steampunk Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/6EII/H2WEYBXD/FX76EIIH2WEYBXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/6EII/H2WEYBXD/FX76EIIH2WEYBXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/6EII/H2WEYBXD/FX76EIIH2WEYBXD.SMALL.jpg Admiral Aaron Ravensdale Hi all, Today I will present you my newest Steampunk-Design Workshop creation. Here you can read something about how i got the idea to built my first Steampunk Laptop. Because my pictures are soo poor... I deside to take a video in HD, you will enjoy it!!! Depend on the diversity of the ...
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Fri, 25 May 2012 01:58:42 PDT
turn a nes controller into a usb drive or usb wifi adapter! http://www.instructables.com/id/turn-a-nes-controller-into-a-usb-drive-or-usb-wifi/
turn a nes controller into a usb drive or usb wifi adapter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/8LW8/H27LRPI8/F4O8LW8H27LRPI8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/8LW8/H27LRPI8/F4O8LW8H27LRPI8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/8LW8/H27LRPI8/F4O8LW8H27LRPI8.SMALL.jpg jussin this is a quick easy guide that ANYONE can do to mod a nintendo nes controller into a usb thumb drive / mass storage device! now since i made this video i have used the exact same steps to turn another nes controller into a wifi adapter using a really cheap linksys usb adapter for my desktop co...
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Thu, 17 May 2012 13:49:55 PDT
DIY Home Made Tablet Pc http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Home-Made-Tablet-Pc/
DIY Home Made Tablet Pc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/NA2Y/H1YOKJBE/F87NA2YH1YOKJBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/NA2Y/H1YOKJBE/F87NA2YH1YOKJBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/NA2Y/H1YOKJBE/F87NA2YH1YOKJBE.SMALL.jpg mas7007 Eng.Haitham EL-Sharkawy, 29 Years Old. Egyption Engineer, DIY Hand-Made Tablet Pc With Low Cost 150$ Only. Convert The Old Laptop To Tablet Pc With ( Touch Screen Panel ) To Convert The Normal Screen To Touch Screen This Device is Completely HandMade ***************************************** Old Lap...
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Thu, 10 May 2012 12:56:40 PDT
Arduino Drawbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Drawbot/
Arduino Drawbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/K0QS/H1JUHFO5/F8PK0QSH1JUHFO5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/K0QS/H1JUHFO5/F8PK0QSH1JUHFO5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/K0QS/H1JUHFO5/F8PK0QSH1JUHFO5.SMALL.jpg biomech75 In some of my previous Arduino instructurables I have show to the Arduino beginers on how to control servos in different ways. And in my last instructurable I have show the modification of a Parallax servo for a 360º rotation. So in this one I will show Arduino beginers the use of those 360º rot...
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Fri, 4 May 2012 15:20:09 PDT