Instructables: exploring - technology - micro http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 May 2015 02:02:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino Tutorials (part 3 - 17 Tutorial Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-part-3-17-Tutorial-Pack/
Arduino Tutorials (part 3 - 17 Tutorial Pack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/RQ21/I9PH3IOQ/FQERQ21I9PH3IOQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/RQ21/I9PH3IOQ/FQERQ21I9PH3IOQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/RQ21/I9PH3IOQ/FQERQ21I9PH3IOQ.SMALL.jpg hypnotistas This is Arduino Tutorial Pack Part 3.The 1st part is available here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-...The 2nd part here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-...Unlike other tutorials here I won't give any background in theory how it works. It is oriented to the resu...
By: hypnotistas

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Fri, 15 May 2015 13:39:19 PDT
GPS Tracker for Alzheimer's Patients http://www.instructables.com/id/GPS-Tracker-for-Alzheimers-Patients/
GPS Tracker for Alzheimer's Patients - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/5XX8/I92LT514/FCP5XX8I92LT514.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/5XX8/I92LT514/FCP5XX8I92LT514.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/5XX8/I92LT514/FCP5XX8I92LT514.SMALL.jpg LoganP2 First a thank you to my Team members Sean Halloran and Gvozden Suvajlo, they came up with this idea and executed it, this project would not be possible without their ideas and skills.The GPS tracking device is composed of a micro controller, GPS module, cell module, and batteriesall housed in a 3D p...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 09:57:14 PDT
Coconut Micro SD Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Coconut-Micro-SD-Bracelet/
Coconut Micro SD Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/0SH9/I7L6S2AX/F3W0SH9I7L6S2AX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/0SH9/I7L6S2AX/F3W0SH9I7L6S2AX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/0SH9/I7L6S2AX/F3W0SH9I7L6S2AX.SMALL.jpg lionmartyn333 The 'Coconut Micro SD Bracelet' is useful for 'Micro SD Card Holder'. These are coconut Shell Pieces Take a coconut shell pieces and smooth with sand paper. Flex Kwik Glue Use 'Flex Kwik Glue' on coconut shell pieces for good look. Holes And Threads Make a holes on coconut shell pieces t...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:04:53 PDT
MICRO ARDUINO GOPRO TIMELAPSE DOLLY http://www.instructables.com/id/MICRO-ARDUINO-GOPRO-TIMELAPSE-DOLLY/
MICRO ARDUINO GOPRO TIMELAPSE DOLLY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TDTZ/I760Q5IW/FRSTDTZI760Q5IW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TDTZ/I760Q5IW/FRSTDTZI760Q5IW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TDTZ/I760Q5IW/FRSTDTZI760Q5IW.SMALL.jpg InevitableCraftsLab This Instructable is about building the smallest possible automated TimeLapse dolly.Its also the most simple one i built to date.It's controlled via servo protocol, and two rc servos.One servo is modded to be endless, one is original.It uses an Arduino UNO as test-controller, but i plan to build it ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 07:14:13 PDT
Arduino Micro USB OTG http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Micro-USB-OTG/
Arduino Micro USB OTG - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Z3R9/I6RT25HF/FU3Z3R9I6RT25HF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Z3R9/I6RT25HF/FU3Z3R9I6RT25HF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Z3R9/I6RT25HF/FU3Z3R9I6RT25HF.SMALL.jpg chienline Arduino is a powerful compact size programmable microcontroller for DIYers. The minimum basic equipment you need is a laptop, an USB cable, and an arduino. Can we make it even more portable? YES!All you need is an Arduino and a micro USB OTG which is as big as the USB-B plug itself and you can keep ...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 22:53:21 PST
Convert any microscope into digital microscope with just $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-any-microscope-into-digital-microscope-wit/
Convert any microscope into digital microscope with just $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/48NU/I6RSYK05/FXN48NUI6RSYK05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/48NU/I6RSYK05/FXN48NUI6RSYK05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/48NU/I6RSYK05/FXN48NUI6RSYK05.SMALL.jpg rifath.stechlabs Hello Everyone !!!!Want a digital microscope at low cost ? Have you look at the pictures given here, theses pictures are taken from my normal microscope which is just $25, already owned a microscope and want to covert that into a digital microscope at low cost, Then this instructable is exactly for...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 07:13:36 PST
Nano Photovore BEAM robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Nano-Photovore-BEAM-robot/
Nano Photovore BEAM robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z18S/I6EXJPE1/FGDZ18SI6EXJPE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z18S/I6EXJPE1/FGDZ18SI6EXJPE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z18S/I6EXJPE1/FGDZ18SI6EXJPE1.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean I've been on a mission for years to shrink down the Solarbotics photovore circuit as small as I can. Finding a SMT 1381 voltage trigger equivalent has been the hardest part, but this week I finally found the magical TC54!I tested it in a solar engine, it worked perfect and finally finished my robot!...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:31:28 PST
Micro solar engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-solar-engine/
Micro solar engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/A1T5/I6A7NGAA/FNPA1T5I6A7NGAA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/A1T5/I6A7NGAA/FNPA1T5I6A7NGAA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/A1T5/I6A7NGAA/FNPA1T5I6A7NGAA.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean This is a tiny solar engine based on Solarbotics Miller Engine design found athttp://www.solarbotics.net Part list x3 1000uf TANT SMT cap (T495X108K006AT)x1 Hubsan quadcopter motor1uf SMT 0603 capacitor2N3904 / 2N2222 transistor SOT-231N4148 SMT diode2.7v Voltage Detector TC54VC2702ECB713x1 Solar...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 10:54:06 PST
iPhone Micro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-Micro-Lens/
iPhone Micro Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/PHG7/I66D0NEF/F9NPHG7I66D0NEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/PHG7/I66D0NEF/F9NPHG7I66D0NEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/PHG7/I66D0NEF/F9NPHG7I66D0NEF.SMALL.jpg SydRules123 A cool DIY where you take a laser pointer lens and put it over your phone camera then bomb, micro lens. Here's how to do it! Find Old Laser Pointer I had an old one laying around my house, any laser pointer works Unscrew Take out all the screws so you can see the inside. The lens you need is ...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 15:06:21 PST
Micro 555 BEAM robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-555-BEAM-robot/
Micro 555 BEAM robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/H6YZ/I6004GMO/FJGH6YZI6004GMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/H6YZ/I6004GMO/FJGH6YZI6004GMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/H6YZ/I6004GMO/FJGH6YZI6004GMO.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean The B.E.A.M robot concept was coined by Mark Tilden which inspired me to build this robot.This robot is based on a circuit design created by Manfred Schaffran.I've simply shrunk it down as small as I can to create this little B.E.A.M robot.It's self sufficient and light seeking, so it can be left to...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 09:07:28 PST
iPhone Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-Microscope/
iPhone Microscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/97SF/I5DSMO7W/F4K97SFI5DSMO7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/97SF/I5DSMO7W/F4K97SFI5DSMO7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/97SF/I5DSMO7W/F4K97SFI5DSMO7W.SMALL.jpg Ectojet This is a very simple microscope that can fit on your phone. Tools/parts What you will need:Copper wire.Old camcorder.Wire cutters. Dismantling The part required for the magnification will be located somewhere in the actual photo receptor itself and since all cameras are different I can't sho...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:27:17 PST
Intel Edison: Radar http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Radar/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:12:34 PST
Easy arduino sentry gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-arduino-sentry-gun/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:08:01 PST
Micro dark activated switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-dark-activated-switch/
Micro dark activated switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JNRE/I7MX2K8H/F3OJNREI7MX2K8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JNRE/I7MX2K8H/F3OJNREI7MX2K8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JNRE/I7MX2K8H/F3OJNREI7MX2K8H.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean At just 10mm x 10mm, this is quite possibly one of the smallest light sensitive switches you will ever find!At last, a great replacement for LDR circuits. Welcome to the future!!! You will need: Bare PCBScalpelSolderFluxSoldering IronSMT 81k 0402 resistorSMT 3904 NPN Transistor (SC-70)0603 LEDAPD...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:41:11 PST
Solderdoodle Pro 2.0: USB Rechargeable Soldering Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Solderdoodle-Pro-20-USB-Rechargeable-Soldering-Iro/
Solderdoodle Pro 2.0: USB Rechargeable Soldering Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/E6DZ/I3PJR6UG/FJEE6DZI3PJR6UG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/E6DZ/I3PJR6UG/FJEE6DZI3PJR6UG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/E6DZ/I3PJR6UG/FJEE6DZI3PJR6UG.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle Please click below to visit our Kickstarter project page for Solderdoodle Pro 3D Print Finishing Tool attachments and pre-order a production model!http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/249225636/cord...Solderdoodle Pro does what other portable soldering irons have failed to do, and that’s the ability ...
By: Solarcycle

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:40:16 PST
Enable the 'Super Control Panel' on Olympus MFT cameras http://www.instructables.com/id/Enable-the-Super-Control-Panel-on-Olympus-MFT-came/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 04:56:51 PST
Simple Arduino Bluetooth Cybot on the move and Android Appplication (updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Cybot-on-the-move/
Simple Arduino Bluetooth Cybot on the move and Android Appplication (updated) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR A while back I wrote a couple of instructables for user interface creation and the control of the Cybot base using commands from either the keyboard or from a bar code scanner.Links to these are below:User interface:http://www.instructables.com/id/Direction-display-...Barcode Control: http://www.ins...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:16:37 PDT
World Wide Web Control for under $30.00 http://www.instructables.com/id/World-Wide-Web-Control-for-under-3000/
World Wide Web Control for under $30.00 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FPN/64PB/I1KJPAYX/FPN64PBI1KJPAYX.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FPN/64PB/I1KJPAYX/FPN64PBI1KJPAYX.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FPN/64PB/I1KJPAYX/FPN64PBI1KJPAYX.SMALL.jpg jimeer01 Applications for this project include:Controlling items and getting information using any browser on any device (tablet/PC/phone) and also using low power mode to send back information from a remote locations for example monitoring water levels, wildlife etc.To demonstrate what can be done the proje...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:27:15 PDT
microGranny 2 Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/microGranny-2-Assembly/
microGranny 2 Assembly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/B3C0/I0PZ409P/FTCB3C0I0PZ409P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/B3C0/I0PZ409P/FTCB3C0I0PZ409P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/B3C0/I0PZ409P/FTCB3C0I0PZ409P.SMALL.jpg bastl-instruments If you are here, you are probably about to put together your very own microGranny 2 from kit you ordered from us.For assembling, you will need following tools: Soldering iron Solder Screwdriver Pliers Wire stripper (optional) Allen/Unbrako/Inbus/Hex wrench (there is one included in kit, but...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 05:12:34 PDT
Micro 555 timer circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-activated-blinking-LED/
Micro 555 timer circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/LVZU/I7MX2K9C/FK1LVZUI7MX2K9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/LVZU/I7MX2K9C/FK1LVZUI7MX2K9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/LVZU/I7MX2K9C/FK1LVZUI7MX2K9C.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean At 10mm x 10mm, this is one of the smallest 555 I.C circuits you'll ever see! The Idea So far this has just been a project of mine to shrink down a 555 timer circuit as small as I can using micro electronics.It has later evolved into making the circuit dark activated, and now the idea is to use L...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:19:20 PDT
Raspberry Pi Powered Bar-top Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PiCade-Bartop-Arcade-Machine-powered-by-/
Raspberry Pi Powered Bar-top Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome I was browsing Instructables when i came across rbates4 and his Raspberry Pi powered arcade machine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Min...I figured hey I have a spare DVI monitor, an X-arcadestick and a desire to tinker with the Raspberry Pi microcomputer. I am going to have to build...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:25:21 PDT
Servo Control with a Flex/Bend Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Control-with-a-FlexBend-Sensor/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 00:42:13 PDT
DIY Macro Lens For Your Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Macro-Lens-For-Your-Cam/
DIY Macro Lens For Your Cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/7PA1/HXZN7ZM5/FX17PA1HXZN7ZM5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/7PA1/HXZN7ZM5/FX17PA1HXZN7ZM5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/7PA1/HXZN7ZM5/FX17PA1HXZN7ZM5.SMALL.jpg mero55 Hey!in this instructable I'm gonna show you where to get a macro lens (free) and how to make a strap to hold it still and take incredible macro pictures.The materials you need are : - laser pointer ( any cheap one will do just fine)- a rubber bracelet or thick rubber band The tools: - a puncher ( p...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:33:24 PDT
Micro Grinder/mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Grindermixer/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:51:36 PDT
Micro Pocket-sized Spud Gun/potato Gun/BB gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Pocket-sized-Spud-Gunpotato-GunBB-gun/
Micro Pocket-sized Spud Gun/potato Gun/BB gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/7QGD/HWX4G2MJ/FVK7QGDHWX4G2MJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/7QGD/HWX4G2MJ/FVK7QGDHWX4G2MJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/7QGD/HWX4G2MJ/FVK7QGDHWX4G2MJ.SMALL.jpg Sjtech HI friends i am from india .I am a maker and started making things from an age of 6.today i am interested in big potato guns so decided to make a pocket size of it which can be portable and taken with us anywhere.plzz be carefull because it is powerfull and dangerous ,do not aim at animals or human,...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 03:54:50 PDT
Ultra-Portable micro usb charger with strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Portable-micro-usb-charger-with-strap/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 09:32:55 PDT
Temperature And Humidity Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-And-Humidity-Sensor/
Temperature And Humidity Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/MGCZ/HVXE0RI1/FALMGCZHVXE0RI1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/MGCZ/HVXE0RI1/FALMGCZHVXE0RI1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/MGCZ/HVXE0RI1/FALMGCZHVXE0RI1.SMALL.jpg rjkorn At work we use a lot of environmental monitors. I wanted something similar for home. I saw these DHT-11 Sensors on ebay pretty cheap. there are wider range and higher resolution version available but I wanted a few of them cheap.I decided to do a simple serial interface so it would work easily with...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 15:09:13 PDT
Arduino: Light, Sound, Vibration, Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Light-Sound-Vibration-Switch/
Arduino: Light, Sound, Vibration, Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/GRQM/HVXBTZSE/FTKGRQMHVXBTZSE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/GRQM/HVXBTZSE/FTKGRQMHVXBTZSE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/GRQM/HVXBTZSE/FTKGRQMHVXBTZSE.SMALL.jpg naghababaie This will be a step by step guide to make a remote powered Arduino set which will produce sound, light and vibration for 1 second once a switch is pressed. I will provide the arduino code and steps for a setting up your computer. In addition I will include the components required for this project an...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 07:24:06 PDT
robot statue http://www.instructables.com/id/robot-statue/
robot statue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/8XGX/HVS187AN/FW98XGXHVS187AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/8XGX/HVS187AN/FW98XGXHVS187AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/8XGX/HVS187AN/FW98XGXHVS187AN.SMALL.jpg transistor2 Just to give you a bit of background info, i collected a lot of broken projectors and other electronic equipment and would salvage parts. However i had lots left over so i made a sculpture from them as a sort of futuristic version of the thinker. a few things to remember if you want to do this, you ...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 18:38:05 PDT
How to get around Trend Micro blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-around-Trend-Micro/
How to get around Trend Micro blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/41YV/G4JV6THK/FF141YVG4JV6THK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/41YV/G4JV6THK/FF141YVG4JV6THK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/41YV/G4JV6THK/FF141YVG4JV6THK.SMALL.jpg jonathan111 A foolproof guide to getting around annoying parental blocks. I had to deal with these, and I don't want you to. Please use discretion in doing this, as I am not liable for any consequences. This is simply for those who are too old to have parental blocks, but have parents who insist on cradling the...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 11:27:48 PDT
Custom Arduino Micro Quadcopter Concept http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Arduino-Micro-Quadrocopter-Concept/
Custom Arduino Micro Quadcopter Concept - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/74PS/HTK5ND84/FKL74PSHTK5ND84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/74PS/HTK5ND84/FKL74PSHTK5ND84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/74PS/HTK5ND84/FKL74PSHTK5ND84.SMALL.jpg jackjackboom EDIT APRIL 14: Sorry guys for the late entry. life has been really hectic lately for me since we had to to replace a sewage pipe buried in the concrete slab our house sits on. But we have made some progress! code is somewhat coming along but it is the hardest part. We also redesigned the frame and n...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 15:09:54 PDT
Micro FPV Quad http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-FPV-Quad/
Micro FPV Quad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/ORQJ/HR9V8HUJ/FLZORQJHR9V8HUJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/ORQJ/HR9V8HUJ/FLZORQJHR9V8HUJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/ORQJ/HR9V8HUJ/FLZORQJHR9V8HUJ.SMALL.jpg sqij This is a really neat and tidy micro quad build, with frame designed for FPV. It only took me a day to do, and uses parts that are readily accessible, either from hobby stores or online. The main materials needed are: * 6mm square carbon fiber tubing. (44cm long) * XPS foam, or similar strong, dens...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 17:43:22 PST
Raspberry Pi Rain Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Rain-Box/
Raspberry Pi Rain Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DRUR/HPYORXUW/FP4DRURHPYORXUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DRUR/HPYORXUW/FP4DRURHPYORXUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DRUR/HPYORXUW/FP4DRURHPYORXUW.SMALL.jpg Adum24 I find the sound of rain really soothing, and wanted a device to just play rain sounds for me. I figured the Raspberry Pi would be perfect for this. So I wrote a Python script that selects a random number, and, based on the number, selects a rain sound to play. After that, I stuck it in a hobby proj...
By: Adum24

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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 19:30:31 PST
GSM Based Versatile Robotic Vehicle Using PIC Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/GSM-Based-Versatile-Robotic-Vehicle-Using-PIC-Micr/
GSM Based Versatile Robotic Vehicle Using PIC Microcontroller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/8QAY/HPV0NWAV/FTF8QAYHPV0NWAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/8QAY/HPV0NWAV/FTF8QAYHPV0NWAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/8QAY/HPV0NWAV/FTF8QAYHPV0NWAV.SMALL.jpg be-Abee This project is designed to develop as a robotic vehicle that can be controlled by a cell phones. DTMF commands from a phone send to another cell phone which is mounted on the robotic vehicle. These commands are fed to a PIC microcontroller of 8-bit architecture to operate the vehicle movement throu...
By: be-Abee

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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 06:37:06 PST
How to: format your SD card back to the original size (WINDOWS) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-format-your-SD-card-back-to-the-original-si/
How to: format your SD card back to the original size (WINDOWS) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/QJZ3/HPT91XOG/F4GQJZ3HPT91XOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/QJZ3/HPT91XOG/F4GQJZ3HPT91XOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/QJZ3/HPT91XOG/F4GQJZ3HPT91XOG.SMALL.jpg magamig After writing any image with an OS for your raspberry pi, you may have notice that no matter the size of your SD card, windows can only recognize one partition with about 60 mb. If you try to format it in the Computer menu (righ-click on it and press format), it will only free the space in that part...
By: magamig

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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 06:52:10 PST
Arduino GPS in iPhone Case - build your own ! :) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-GPS-in-iPhone-Case-build-your-own-/
Arduino GPS in iPhone Case - build your own ! :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/QWTN/HPQO9CB2/FQQQWTNHPQO9CB2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/QWTN/HPQO9CB2/FQQQWTNHPQO9CB2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/QWTN/HPQO9CB2/FQQQWTNHPQO9CB2.SMALL.jpg crackopl Hi All, It's us back on track again. This time we were thinking of something cool that can be used as a simple gadget that can impress others. What we have here is a beauty set of shields connected to my favourite arduino micro pro. Adafruit Ultimate GPS Breakout - 66 channel w/10 Hz updates - Vers...
By: crackopl

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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 01:54:14 PST
Arduino Catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Catapult/
Arduino Catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DK3C/HP0CR1DU/FABDK3CHP0CR1DU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DK3C/HP0CR1DU/FABDK3CHP0CR1DU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DK3C/HP0CR1DU/FABDK3CHP0CR1DU.SMALL.jpg cej12 Hey, there. This is my detailed instruction on how to create your own micro-controlled desktop catapult. The journey to building this catapult may be arduous, but you will receive eternal happiness and the satisfaction of terror in the eyes of your enemies. For this project, I began with a tutorial...
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 12:26:10 PST
USB microscope with Lego frame http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-microscope-with-Lego-frame-1/
USB microscope with Lego frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/9DQO/HOHYEU0W/FW09DQOHOHYEU0W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/9DQO/HOHYEU0W/FW09DQOHOHYEU0W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/9DQO/HOHYEU0W/FW09DQOHOHYEU0W.SMALL.jpg michaelgohjs Here is a USB microscope i made quite a few years back. Its very very simple to build and in its simplest form all you need is a USB webcam. Basically you just remove the lens and turn it around then TADA! you're done. This is not my idea and i read it somewhere online but  i really can't remember w...
By: michaelgohjs

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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 07:04:48 PST
Simple and intuitive web interface for your Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-intuitive-web-interface-for-your-Raspbe/
Simple and intuitive web interface for your Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/FL61/HN824TS4/FPIFL61HN824TS4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/FL61/HN824TS4/FPIFL61HN824TS4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/FL61/HN824TS4/FPIFL61HN824TS4.SMALL.jpg TheFreeElectron The Raspberry Pi is an amazing 35 dollars mini-computer. It allows you to do everything you could do with a regular Linux computer (Connecting to the internet, watching videos, launching applications, ...) but also to interact with the world surrounding it, just like an Arduino. That's why I qualify...
By: TheFreeElectron

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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 10:49:34 PDT
How to Build a 5 Channel Flame-less LED Candle Simulator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-5-Channel-Flame-less-LED-Candle-Sim/
How to Build a 5 Channel Flame-less LED Candle Simulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/O2AO/HMMF89QP/F5HO2AOHMMF89QP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/O2AO/HMMF89QP/F5HO2AOHMMF89QP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/O2AO/HMMF89QP/F5HO2AOHMMF89QP.SMALL.jpg wireb This Instructable explains how to construct and modify a 5 Channel "Flame-less" LED Candle driver. Our hackerspace "The Rabbit Hole" is having a pumpkin carving night and we wanted to try something different to light the pumpkins. So I came up with this Flamless LED candle that uses an inexpensive ...
By: wireb

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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 19:20:30 PDT
A Simple 2 Hour PICAXE Project - Play Tunes with an 08M2 Microcontroller for about $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-2-Hour-PICAXE-Project-Play-Tunes-with-an-/
A Simple 2 Hour PICAXE Project - Play Tunes with an 08M2 Microcontroller for about $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/LLA8/HMWVZJL8/FJ9LLA8HMWVZJL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/LLA8/HMWVZJL8/FJ9LLA8HMWVZJL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/LLA8/HMWVZJL8/FJ9LLA8HMWVZJL8.SMALL.jpg sncarter This project can be built and programmed in about 2 hours if you have all the required parts on hand. What it does is play the tunes that are already pre-programmed in the 08M2. The tunes are "Happy Birthday", " Jingle Bells", "Silent Night" and "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer". For this project we...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 18:16:59 PDT
Lego Torch/Flashlight. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Torch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/IFBV/HM8CZZRN/FAWIFBVHM8CZZRN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/IFBV/HM8CZZRN/FAWIFBVHM8CZZRN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/IFBV/HM8CZZRN/FAWIFBVHM8CZZRN.SMALL.jpg TurboSnail This is something I made a while back to see how small I could make stuff.  It's a surprisingly bright little torch using two 1.8mm SuperBright White LEDs, all packed into a standard 2x6 lego brick (11x14x42mm). It is even still possible to use it as lego, as I discovered when parts of the lego car ...
By: TurboSnail

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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 09:17:10 PDT
"Arduino Micro" Camera Tower Level http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Micro-Camera-Tower-Level/
"Arduino Micro" Camera Tower Level - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/53PN/HKVKTI0S/FLT53PNHKVKTI0S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/53PN/HKVKTI0S/FLT53PNHKVKTI0S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/53PN/HKVKTI0S/FLT53PNHKVKTI0S.SMALL.jpg raht I have a camera up on a pole that I use for video meteor hunting. One problem I've had is making sure the tower is level at the top. It has to be really level to make sure the entire horizon is visible to the fisheye lens on the camera. I've seen various little leveling tools for the towers but non...
By: raht

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Thu, 29 Aug 2013 13:14:23 PDT
Mystery Beeping Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Mystery-Beeping-Prank/
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 09:17:26 PDT
Micro power 2 go version 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-power-2-go-version-20/
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 12:17:38 PDT
Micro 3D Printing: Make A Micro Chess Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-3D-Printing-Make-A-Micro-Chess-Set/
Micro 3D Printing: Make A Micro Chess Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VCGA/HIPISHXV/FU9VCGAHIPISHXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VCGA/HIPISHXV/FU9VCGAHIPISHXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VCGA/HIPISHXV/FU9VCGAHIPISHXV.SMALL.jpg mikey77 Very small objects can be created with even an inexpensive extruded filament 3D printer. The Intro Pic shows a chess set next to a quarter that was printed in PLA. I have provided .stl files if you want to print your own micro chess set. The files can easily be scaled up to larger sizes to create a...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 12:38:37 PDT
Bike Turn Signal & Brake Light Handlebars http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Turn-Signal-Brake-Light-Handlebars/
Bike Turn Signal & Brake Light Handlebars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/55ZG/HHS9RYIT/FSW55ZGHHS9RYIT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/55ZG/HHS9RYIT/FSW55ZGHHS9RYIT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/55ZG/HHS9RYIT/FSW55ZGHHS9RYIT.SMALL.jpg Patrick S This project was inspired by a very cool kickstarter called Helios Bars. Essentially what this project does, is put an arduino, LEDs, and buttons into your bike handlebars. The LEDs can be used as turn signals, brake lights, or display ambient colors while riding. It's fun, cheap, and a good introdu...
By: Patrick S

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Fri, 28 Jun 2013 13:23:25 PDT
3D Printed Ornithopter - Micro UAV Drone http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ornithopter-Micro-UAV-Drone/
3D Printed Ornithopter - Micro UAV Drone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/X26P/HH2VN2W6/F8LX26PHH2VN2W6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/X26P/HH2VN2W6/F8LX26PHH2VN2W6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/X26P/HH2VN2W6/F8LX26PHH2VN2W6.SMALL.jpg Patrick S In the past couple years there has been quite a bit of activity into r&d of tiny insect/drone/ornithopter type vehicles. Two intriguing designs I've been following are Harvard's RoboBee and Cornell's Ornithopter. While some designs, like Harvard's, are out of reach of the average DIYer (check out th...
By: Patrick S

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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 12:01:06 PDT
Tic-Tac-Toe Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Tic-Tac-Toe-Robot/
Tic-Tac-Toe Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/S2AV/HHS9ROIT/FFCS2AVHHS9ROIT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/S2AV/HHS9ROIT/FFCS2AVHHS9ROIT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/S2AV/HHS9ROIT/FFCS2AVHHS9ROIT.SMALL.jpg OddBot In this Instructable I will show you how to make a robot arm that plays Tic Tac Toe using a Micro Magician robot controller, 4 servos and building blocks / materials of your choice. The wiring is super simple, just plug 4 servos and the battery into the Micro Magician. There is no keypad to wire up ...
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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 07:23:34 PDT
Losi Remote Control Car Quick Charger Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Losi-Remote-Control-Car-Quick-Charger-Hack/
Losi Remote Control Car Quick Charger Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/YW0R/HHJOIOZS/FPFYW0RHHJOIOZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/YW0R/HHJOIOZS/FPFYW0RHHJOIOZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/YW0R/HHJOIOZS/FPFYW0RHHJOIOZS.SMALL.jpg DualPhase This instructable will outline the instructions for modifying a Losi Micro Quick Charger to accept sources from a Wall Adapter or Batteries PROBLEM:  The Losi RC car charger only allows the car battery to be charged by other batteries.  Since the charger uses 8 AA batteries the cost of charging the...
By: DualPhase

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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 17:48:37 PDT