Instructables: exploring - technology - laser cutter http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:53:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino Light-Up Musical Staff http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Light-Up-Musical-Staff/
Arduino Light-Up Musical Staff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/15PZ/IQ2KDVJM/FJL15PZIQ2KDVJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/15PZ/IQ2KDVJM/FJL15PZIQ2KDVJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/15PZ/IQ2KDVJM/FJL15PZIQ2KDVJM.SMALL.jpg katgiltner In this project, you'll use two Arduino RedBoards to create a musical staff that illuminates when notes are played. Gather Materials For this project, you will need:- two Sparkfun Inventor's Kits- Extra jumper wires (two per button, three per LED, two per buzzer, plus several more for linking boa...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:20:02 PDT
3D Render of Earth http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Render-of-Earth/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 17:14:35 PDT
How to control your light switch from your smartphone? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-Your-Light-Switch-From-Your-Smartph/
How to control your light switch from your smartphone? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/3JDT/IPH4T7WC/FBA3JDTIPH4T7WC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/3JDT/IPH4T7WC/FBA3JDTIPH4T7WC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/3JDT/IPH4T7WC/FBA3JDTIPH4T7WC.SMALL.jpg MahmoudTolba Usually, when makers decide to convert their houses from ordinary houses to smart ones, they buy some relays to control the lights but this adventure's result will be an ugly packaging with horrible mess of wires that we won't love to put it in your home. That's why I'm writing this instructable, le...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 06:42:56 PDT
3D Printed Bauhaus Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bauhaus-Desk-Lamp/
3D Printed Bauhaus Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/8X00/IQ17185S/FCR8X00IQ17185S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/8X00/IQ17185S/FCR8X00IQ17185S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/8X00/IQ17185S/FCR8X00IQ17185S.SMALL.jpg zaclewis98 Hello, Im new to this website but have loved everything I've seen so far. I thought if make an account and complete some instructables for myself. this is my first actual prototype product and Im not exactly use to using the laser cutter and 3d printer, but I designed and made this for my course wor...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 15:29:55 PDT
GearBest laser engraver DIY Kit assembly instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/GearBest-Laser-Engraver-DIY-Kit-Assembly-Instructi/
GearBest laser engraver DIY Kit assembly instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/LKK1/IP08Z2N8/FP4LKK1IP08Z2N8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/LKK1/IP08Z2N8/FP4LKK1IP08Z2N8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/LKK1/IP08Z2N8/FP4LKK1IP08Z2N8.SMALL.jpg BalearicDynamics I have always asserted that the assembly kits for 3D printers, laser engravers/cutters and mill machines nothing have to envy to more expansive devices - based on the same principles and technologies - sold assembled and probably with a more curated design but not so easy to control and manage.I als...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 07:07:56 PDT
Magnetic Whiteboard Marker Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Whiteboard-Marker-Holder/
Magnetic Whiteboard Marker Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/60ZU/IOT2ZQTB/FAU60ZUIOT2ZQTB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/60ZU/IOT2ZQTB/FAU60ZUIOT2ZQTB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/60ZU/IOT2ZQTB/FAU60ZUIOT2ZQTB.SMALL.jpg jeremylopategui17 Required Materials: [1] Sheet of 1/4" cardboard[8] 2 cm^2 magnetsSuper glueHot glue gunGlue tubeA Laser CutterExacto knife The Cut-list File Create a (or use our) cut-list using a website like boxmaker.connectionlab.orgWe used the dimensions 13 cm x 2.4cm x 6.5 cm for six markers. Use a 3d modell...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 10:43:00 PDT
Multipurpose Mobile Manipulator Mk 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Multipurpose-Mobile-Manipulator-Mk-1/
Multipurpose Mobile Manipulator Mk 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/YSHS/IOSPENRX/FCUYSHSIOSPENRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/YSHS/IOSPENRX/FCUYSHSIOSPENRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/YSHS/IOSPENRX/FCUYSHSIOSPENRX.SMALL.jpg John Choi Short Description:Build your own DIY giant robot that plays the piano, draws pictures, prepares meals, waters plants, engages in lightsaber duels and more. The Multipurpose Mobile Manipulator is an advanced open-source human-size mobile robotics platform for students, educators, hobbyists, artists a...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 06:51:42 PDT
Mini display case with RGB light http://www.instructables.com/id/WIP-Mini-claw-Machine/
Mini display case with RGB light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/YFMD/IQ0TVDVP/FAVYFMDIQ0TVDVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/YFMD/IQ0TVDVP/FAVYFMDIQ0TVDVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/YFMD/IQ0TVDVP/FAVYFMDIQ0TVDVP.SMALL.jpg RickZ4 This instructable will show the process of making a miniature display case with a RGB light. Why a miniature display case you might ask? Well this idea sprung to mind when we were asked to think of a project that we wanted to make during a Fablab course I was following. I've always wanted to show of...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 14:40:08 PDT
1.6W Laser Cutter and Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/16W-Laser-Cutter-and-Engraver/
1.6W Laser Cutter and Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/YD0L/INYU4S4R/FK5YD0LINYU4S4R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/YD0L/INYU4S4R/FK5YD0LINYU4S4R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/YD0L/INYU4S4R/FK5YD0LINYU4S4R.SMALL.jpg hpb I made this laser engraver mostly for cutting stencils for my PCBs but its applications are limited only by your imagination and the laser power. Most PCBs today have SMD components. You can solder these by placing the solder paste with a syringe on each pad but thats time consuming and not to menti...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 06:01:52 PDT
Customized Items With Lasers http://www.instructables.com/id/Customized-Items-With-Lasers/
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Thu, 5 May 2016 14:25:44 PDT
Desktop Gardening, Plantbot Beta http://www.instructables.com/id/Plantbot-Beta/
Desktop Gardening, Plantbot Beta - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/O59P/INDGK01T/FIYO59PINDGK01T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/O59P/INDGK01T/FIYO59PINDGK01T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/O59P/INDGK01T/FIYO59PINDGK01T.SMALL.jpg mikeghen This project is a continuation of Plantbot Alpha.The goal here was to build a desktop garden similar to the AeroGarden that MiracleGrow markets but with more compute power and light power. Using a laser cut wood structure, LED lights, and Raspberry Pi, I created this system to take care of my plants...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 08:43:02 PDT
Illuminated Brooch http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Brooch/
Illuminated Brooch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/V1C2/IN945X6J/FFKV1C2IN945X6J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/V1C2/IN945X6J/FFKV1C2IN945X6J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/V1C2/IN945X6J/FFKV1C2IN945X6J.SMALL.jpg linmag A while ago at Fablab Umeå, we had a 'CrAfterWork' where makers gathered after work on Friday to make stuff. The theme were juwellery, and in this instructable I will guide you through the process of making an Illuminated Brooch.There are very few components involved, and it is at a beginner level....
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 03:09:05 PDT
Bottle Display with LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Display-With-LEDs/
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 05:16:06 PDT
EmotionBox - make long distance relationships less distant http://www.instructables.com/id/EmotionBox/
EmotionBox - make long distance relationships less distant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/HHQE/IMF3T4R6/FD8HHQEIMF3T4R6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/HHQE/IMF3T4R6/FD8HHQEIMF3T4R6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/HHQE/IMF3T4R6/FD8HHQEIMF3T4R6.SMALL.jpg periprohus featured in Make Magazinehttp://makezine.com/2016/04/04/the-emotionbox-uses...Hi everyone,nowadays there are a myriad ways to instantaneously communicate with our loved ones, even across great distances: instant messaging, email, video calls, social networks...There is, however, one thing that is mi...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 11:07:39 PDT
Laser Cut Box With "inlay" Designs. http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Box-With-inlay-Designs/
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 06:29:54 PDT
Crazy Caterpillar - Arduino Robot w/Grove Joint & Infrared Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Crazy-Caterpillar-an-Arduino-Robot/
Crazy Caterpillar - Arduino Robot w/Grove Joint & Infrared Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/Z5OW/ILL7W97C/FJNZ5OWILL7W97C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/Z5OW/ILL7W97C/FJNZ5OWILL7W97C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/Z5OW/ILL7W97C/FJNZ5OWILL7W97C.SMALL.jpg Seeed Studio My friend Steven, who is a Secondary School Teacher, asked me to design a lovely bionic animal as a training aid which could help make their study more interesting.So I made the Crazy Caterpillar for her. The small worm has two heads. They can be controlled by two different IR remote controllers. T...
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 19:35:56 PST
DIY a device for explaining the RGB primary Color http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-Device-for-Explaining-the-RGB-Primary-Color/
DIY a device for explaining the RGB primary Color - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/KYYA/ILJWFN4P/FJMKYYAILJWFN4P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/KYYA/ILJWFN4P/FJMKYYAILJWFN4P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/KYYA/ILJWFN4P/FJMKYYAILJWFN4P.SMALL.jpg Seeed Studio This is a toy that you can change the Minnie mouse’s hair clip, It’s based on the Color RGB model, when you’re sliding the Grove – Silde Potentioment, the color would be changed too.The RGB color model is an additive color model in which red, green, and blue light are added together in various ways ...
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 18:09:51 PST
NFC Gift Box for Birthday Party http://www.instructables.com/id/NFC-enable-Gift-Box-for-Birthday-Party/
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 00:48:21 PST
MDF omni wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/MDF-Omni-Wheel/
MDF omni wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/WZAE/IKJ8Q5WT/FTGWZAEIKJ8Q5WT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/WZAE/IKJ8Q5WT/FTGWZAEIKJ8Q5WT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/WZAE/IKJ8Q5WT/FTGWZAEIKJ8Q5WT.SMALL.jpg sonodera This omni wheel is made of MDF(Medium Density Fiberboard).Plastic and metal are not used. Cut! Cut MDF using a laser cutting machine. Assemble 01 Assemble 02 Assemble 03 Assemble 04 Assemble 05 Assemble 06 Assemble 07 Assemble 08 Assemble 09 Finished! Join...
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 01:42:07 PST
Building A Laser Cut Model On A Rainy Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Laser-Cut-Model-on-a-Rainy-Day/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 15:59:39 PST
3D Scanner: FabScan Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Scanner-FabScan-Pi/
3D Scanner: FabScan Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/UY0E/IL15NKC4/FXNUY0EIL15NKC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/UY0E/IL15NKC4/FXNUY0EIL15NKC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/UY0E/IL15NKC4/FXNUY0EIL15NKC4.SMALL.jpg janth There are several way to build an affordable 3D scanner for your home. One way is to make photos (maybe even automatisied) from all sides of an object and let Autodesk 123D Catch do its magic. Another option is to use a depth camera like the Kinect and place your object on a rotating table and get d...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 10:18:38 PST
LED Sound Reactive Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Sound-Reactive-Light-Box/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 16:55:50 PST
Laser Cutting Table - The Better Version http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cutting-Table-the-Better-Version/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 23:26:37 PST
Full Spectrum Laser Cutter Safety and Operation http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Spectrum-Laser-Cutter-Safety-and-Operation/
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 08:00:39 PST
Palm Mounted Hand Flamethrower - Mk. 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Palm-Mounted-Hand-Flamethrower-Mk-3/
Palm Mounted Hand Flamethrower - Mk. 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PCTH/IIOUM9L2/FNXPCTHIIOUM9L2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PCTH/IIOUM9L2/FNXPCTHIIOUM9L2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PCTH/IIOUM9L2/FNXPCTHIIOUM9L2.SMALL.jpg fozzy13 I enjoy fire. It's exciting and vibrant, with and ever-present danger that makes it that much more fun. There's nothing quite like being able to hold fire in your hand, or shoot fire from your hands for that matter. This is my third project on that quest to control fire.This is THE perfect additi...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 20:29:49 PST
The Any Theme Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Any-Theme-Nightlight/
The Any Theme Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/UCRB/IIDF3YH9/F02UCRBIIDF3YH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/UCRB/IIDF3YH9/F02UCRBIIDF3YH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/UCRB/IIDF3YH9/F02UCRBIIDF3YH9.SMALL.jpg yamiakuma I am very proud of this project it took me 6 weeks to finish it that was because I did not have much of an idea how the circuits worked or the machines, when I first started, but now I believe the possibilities are endless with this light. Rather than, using ninja turtles like I did for the pictures...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 07:23:56 PST
Facebook Like Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Facebook-Like-Monitor/
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 12:09:47 PST
Cavity wall's socket repair (SocketCncFix) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cavity-walls-socket-repair-SocketCncFix/
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 12:05:11 PST
DIY a Missing Call Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-Missing-Call-Monitor/
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 02:43:46 PST
Classic Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Cardboard/
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Tue, 17 Nov 2015 08:13:28 PST
Laser Cutter Rebuild http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cutter-Rebuild/
Laser Cutter Rebuild - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/BT6Z/IGS9I1L5/FGXBT6ZIGS9I1L5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/BT6Z/IGS9I1L5/FGXBT6ZIGS9I1L5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/BT6Z/IGS9I1L5/FGXBT6ZIGS9I1L5.SMALL.jpg crandolp So here are a few warnings about the redsail knockoffs 60w 700mmx500mm machines on eBay right now. I've worked on a lot of laser cutters out there and this one is no different. 1st I'll tell you the good things. The frame and case is pretty good and the shipping crate is well made and plenty of fo...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 14:25:43 PST
Prepare a color image for laser engraving http://www.instructables.com/id/Prepare-a-color-image-for-laser-engraving/
Prepare a color image for laser engraving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/K4VO/IGQYESFS/FHAK4VOIGQYESFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/K4VO/IGQYESFS/FHAK4VOIGQYESFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/K4VO/IGQYESFS/FHAK4VOIGQYESFS.SMALL.jpg miststlkr This tutorial is a work in progress and will be updated as I get more screenshots and images. I am by no means an expert and if you know of a better way, feel free to join us in the Talk thread over at the Vancouver Hack Space and let me know. [[UPDATE 20 Nov 2015: This Instructable has been featur...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 00:06:11 PST
Faking a Color 3d Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Faking-a-Color-3d-Print/
Faking a Color 3d Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/EQPG/IG3YYBLU/FBXEQPGIG3YYBLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/EQPG/IG3YYBLU/FBXEQPGIG3YYBLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/EQPG/IG3YYBLU/FBXEQPGIG3YYBLU.SMALL.jpg mkoehle This Instructable will show you how to fake the output of a color 3d printer using paper, a printer, and a laser cutter (or some similar method of cutting paper). The process is similar to others that stack slices to form a model. The difference is we will also take a slice of a 2d image (one line o...
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 14:39:54 PDT
DIY Laser Cut Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laser-Cut-Lamp/
DIY Laser Cut Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/SLV1/IFSHEEUR/FCNSLV1IFSHEEUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/SLV1/IFSHEEUR/FCNSLV1IFSHEEUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/SLV1/IFSHEEUR/FCNSLV1IFSHEEUR.SMALL.jpg jude-sleiman Welcome! Today, I will be showing you ho to make a Laser Cut Lamp with a laser cutter and a few materials.What we will need:Processing (version 2.2.1)Download Link: https://processing.org/download/?processingInkscapeDownload Link: https://inkscape.org/en/CodeableObjects.zipDownload Link:Acrylic (wha...
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Fri, 16 Oct 2015 06:43:39 PDT
DIY a Retro Wooden Lamp with BBG http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-Retro-Wooden-Lamp-with-BBG/
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 02:30:54 PDT
Cartridge extruder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cartridge-extruder/
Cartridge extruder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/NOQI/IDYP6RQ9/FGRNOQIIDYP6RQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/NOQI/IDYP6RQ9/FGRNOQIIDYP6RQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/NOQI/IDYP6RQ9/FGRNOQIIDYP6RQ9.SMALL.jpg 3DigitalCooks. This instructable is about building a cartridge extruder and having my first experience using a laser cutter. A fun project to mix 3d food printing tools with my learning process here at Pier 9. For testing purposes I also build a stand to hold the extruder, and since we were already in the mood, it...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:05:55 PDT
3D Printed Stepper Motor V1.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Stepper-Motor-V11/
3D Printed Stepper Motor V1.1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z60N/IDQHOHJQ/FEUZ60NIDQHOHJQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z60N/IDQHOHJQ/FEUZ60NIDQHOHJQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z60N/IDQHOHJQ/FEUZ60NIDQHOHJQ.SMALL.jpg Proto G This is a follow up to my previous instructable of my 3D Printed Stepper motor I designed to show others how stepper motors work. Many people had mentioned adding LEDs to help visualize which coils were activating. Looking through my part bins I found the perfect 16 NeoPixel ring from Adaf...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 17:47:36 PDT
Computer case drawer unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-case-drawer-unit/
Computer case drawer unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/6OXJ/IDOVOT9Q/FMA6OXJIDOVOT9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/6OXJ/IDOVOT9Q/FMA6OXJIDOVOT9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/6OXJ/IDOVOT9Q/FMA6OXJIDOVOT9Q.SMALL.jpg licheness I recently intercepted a heavy duty, solid metal server computer case from Computers for Schools Yukon (CFSY) headed for recycling. Strong enough to stand on! It hung around gathering dust for a while, as I contemplated what to do with it, and eventually I decided to make it into a desktop drawer un...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 18:20:55 PDT
Business Card Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Business-Card-Phone-Stand/
Business Card Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/DXTF/IDM03VFC/FK8DXTFIDM03VFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/DXTF/IDM03VFC/FK8DXTFIDM03VFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/DXTF/IDM03VFC/FK8DXTFIDM03VFC.SMALL.jpg MattStultz Phone stands are extremely useful especially when traveling but the last thing you want while traveling is any extra bulk that your average phone stand brings. This instructable will teach you how to turn a business card into a stand for your phone. This slim stand can fit in your wallet and folds b...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 11:13:47 PDT
Firework Control Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Firework-Control-Module/
Firework Control Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TJ4X/ID0PPBM2/FCXTJ4XID0PPBM2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TJ4X/ID0PPBM2/FCXTJ4XID0PPBM2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TJ4X/ID0PPBM2/FCXTJ4XID0PPBM2.SMALL.jpg JonBush A few years ago I came across a firework control module built by Instructables user: systemf92. His module was a great design (found here) and I knew that I would one day have to build something similar because it combined two things that I really enjoy: Electronics and Blowing Stuff Up on Independ...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 05:39:56 PDT
Acrylic LED pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-LED-pendant/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 10:19:12 PDT
How to: Huge Baymax LED Halftone Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Huge-Baymax-LED-Halftone-Wall-Art/
How to: Huge Baymax LED Halftone Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SMALL.jpg Mr Hades A 2 ft x 3 ft floating piece of wall art, featuring 2 versions of Baymax, from the Disney movie Big Hero 6. There's a small version of Baymax without his armor, and then a large, halftoned version of Baymax in full armor. The entire design is LED backlit, using an RGB LED strip.The project is expect...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 16:08:07 PDT
ZelosLaser Cutter 2.0 : Open Source, Sturdy & Versatile http://www.instructables.com/id/ZelosLaser-Engraver/
ZelosLaser Cutter 2.0 : Open Source, Sturdy & Versatile - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/E87E/ICPP3S57/F5RE87EICPP3S57.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/E87E/ICPP3S57/F5RE87EICPP3S57.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/E87E/ICPP3S57/F5RE87EICPP3S57.SMALL.jpg zelos11 I start to plan the ZelosLaser Engraver with the goal of a well-built, Open Soft and Hardware Machine.The ZelosLaser Engraver is affordable, with a compact design and the perfect entry for the Daily Hobbyist. It is easy to build. even for the non Hobbyist.Please never forget that the laser can cause...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:47:23 PDT
Spinning Wheel Business Card (or Mother's Day card!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Wheel-Mothers-Day-Card-or-Business-Card/
Spinning Wheel Business Card (or Mother's Day card!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/K7DQ/IA56QDNG/F9YK7DQIA56QDNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/K7DQ/IA56QDNG/F9YK7DQIA56QDNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/K7DQ/IA56QDNG/F9YK7DQIA56QDNG.SMALL.jpg dstmartinmaker With three layers of materials and a little thinking you can create a spinning wheel card that fits almost any need. I wanted a unique way to describe what I do for my business card, but quickly realized I could use the same format to create a fun and interesting card to describe my amazing mother!F...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:20:16 PDT
Raspberry Pi Case Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Case-Fan/
Raspberry Pi Case Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/0FPQ/I85QPIJ8/FLC0FPQI85QPIJ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/0FPQ/I85QPIJ8/FLC0FPQI85QPIJ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/0FPQ/I85QPIJ8/FLC0FPQI85QPIJ8.SMALL.jpg scd I purchased an inexpensive snap-together acrylic case for my Raspberry Pi from a seller on eBay. Overall I was happy with the case, but although this case has holes for passive air circulation I noticed that after running the Pi in the case that some of the chips were running a bit warm (even with h...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 12:17:22 PDT
Disco ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Disco-ball-1/
Disco ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/WY4U/I800W117/FZJWY4UI800W117.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/WY4U/I800W117/FZJWY4UI800W117.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/WY4U/I800W117/FZJWY4UI800W117.SMALL.jpg Naduahv For an school assigment , we made our own disco ball. It may not look very beautifull, but everything works, and if you spend some more time on it than we did, you can make an even better version! This were the steps we had to take to make our disco ball: The ball For our disco ball we used a 3D ...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 04:07:28 PDT
Spin Art Machine Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Spin-Art-Machine-Kit/
Spin Art Machine Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/BAFH/I6W2UWWK/F11BAFHI6W2UWWK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/BAFH/I6W2UWWK/F11BAFHI6W2UWWK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/BAFH/I6W2UWWK/F11BAFHI6W2UWWK.SMALL.jpg tatiang Overview: A Spin Art machine allows you to spin a piece of paper very quickly and drop different colored paint onto it to create a splatter effect. This project uses a laser-cut kit I designed as well as basic electronics components. Goal: Students are able to build a battery-powered Spin Art machi...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 00:07:31 PST
Pinkie Pie Cake Topper http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinkie-Pie-Cake-Topper/
Pinkie Pie Cake Topper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/I7WO/I6RT1TCR/FZBI7WOI6RT1TCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/I7WO/I6RT1TCR/FZBI7WOI6RT1TCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/I7WO/I6RT1TCR/FZBI7WOI6RT1TCR.SMALL.jpg jedii72 My daughter loves My Little Pony and the offshoot Equestria Girls. She is six. For her seventh birthday she wanted an Equestria Girls birthday cake. So I used my laser cutter to engrave some acrylic with the image, 3D printed a base, soldered some LEDs, and attached a 3D printed battery holder. M...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 22:00:27 PST
3D Laser Cut Framed Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Laser-Cut-Framed-Painting/
3D Laser Cut Framed Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/909Y/I6SNUNAV/F1K909YI6SNUNAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/909Y/I6SNUNAV/F1K909YI6SNUNAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/909Y/I6SNUNAV/F1K909YI6SNUNAV.SMALL.jpg marinelaArt Hi again all!!!As promised in my first Instructable "Laser Cut Fine Art" it's time to share my new idea. I couldn't wait for this one.I really like laser cutters, and I'm always looking for other ways how I can incorporate them with my art without spending a lot of additional time and effort. For th...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:56:33 PST
Lasercut Tree Ring Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Tree-Ring-Coasters/
Lasercut Tree Ring Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/G6E9/I6GCVKY4/FAMG6E9I6GCVKY4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/G6E9/I6GCVKY4/FAMG6E9I6GCVKY4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/G6E9/I6GCVKY4/FAMG6E9I6GCVKY4.SMALL.jpg shurly Working at an architecture office, you can amass lots of small samples of various materials. It's a time-honored tradition to put a mug on top of one and call it a coaster, but that would make for a very short instructable. I chose to personalize mine and make then less sample-y by laser-etching tre...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 07:39:53 PST