Instructables: exploring - technology - music - sound http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:36:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 Modify your Y-cable headphones! http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-your-Y-cable-headphones/
Modify your Y-cable headphones! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/H8H8/I7W1RH3E/FVOH8H8I7W1RH3E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/H8H8/I7W1RH3E/FVOH8H8I7W1RH3E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/H8H8/I7W1RH3E/FVOH8H8I7W1RH3E.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg Turn your old Y-cable headphones into single wire headphones! Y-cables are the ones where a wire goes to each speaker. ;) Materials Microphone cable, 2 lead and shield.Wire, 1 lead and shield.Heat shrink tube.3.5mm jack Tools Cutters.Soldering iron.Wire stripper.Cordless drill. Preparing He...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:31:39 PDT
Adafruit Bone Conduction Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-Bone-Conduction-Speaker/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:15:33 PDT
DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-AMPLFY-Bluetooth-SolarPowered-Iphone-Char/
DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SMALL.jpg Baclair The Speakers that have it all!Today, I will be going through how to make your very own mini AMPLFY portable Bluetooth Speaker from Scratch!!This is the most powerful, convenient and best-looking speaker I have made to date and now you can make it too!This speaker is IDEAL for taking to the beach or ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 02:12:31 PDT
Build a low noise contact microphone (inducer/transducer) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-contact-mic-inducertransducer-witho/
Build a low noise contact microphone (inducer/transducer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg This instructable will show you how I built a great low noise contact microphone for my friend's double bass!Thanks to the transformer, the microphone has a very good signal to noise ratio. That means that the inherent hum/noise of contact microphones is almost gone! The microphone can also be used ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:35:27 PDT
Make your own "audiophile" quality speaker cables! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-audiophile-quality-speaker-cables/
Make your own "audiophile" quality speaker cables! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SMALL.jpg junits15 Welcome to my Instructable on how to make your own high end audio interconnects! This guide will take you from start to finish through the process of building your own DIY, braided, multi-strand speaker interconnects like the ones shown above. These can be made in any length and in many different ...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:13:34 PDT
Acrylic Dodecahedron Speaker With Sound Reactive LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Dodecahedron-Speaker-With-Sound-Reactive-L/
Acrylic Dodecahedron Speaker With Sound Reactive LED's - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/A4R0/I7IJ9PXZ/FQ2A4R0I7IJ9PXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/A4R0/I7IJ9PXZ/FQ2A4R0I7IJ9PXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/A4R0/I7IJ9PXZ/FQ2A4R0I7IJ9PXZ.SMALL.jpg cschlager15 Hi, My name is Charlie Schlager. I am 15 years old, attending the Fessenden School in Massachusetts. This speaker is a very fun build for any DIYer looking for a cool project. I built this speaker primarily in the Fessenden innovation lab located on our campus. If you would like to see this space th...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 19:58:48 PDT
The 555 All Star Sqonk Box Synth http://www.instructables.com/id/The-555-All-Star-Sqonk-Box-Synth/
The 555 All Star Sqonk Box Synth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/B9PL/I7D66RGN/FGSB9PLI7D66RGN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/B9PL/I7D66RGN/FGSB9PLI7D66RGN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/B9PL/I7D66RGN/FGSB9PLI7D66RGN.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg This is a synth i built a while ago. It's designed by Dino Segovis (Youtube: Hackaweek). It's monophonic meaning that it plays one note at a time. If more than one button is pushed, the added resistance value will produce a higher tone instead of two tones. Mine has a problem with the amplifier but ...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 07:44:06 PDT
Connect several MIDI devices, Y Cable, SAVE $$$$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-several-MIDI-devices-Y-Cable-SAVE-/
Connect several MIDI devices, Y Cable, SAVE $$$$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/OQYJ/I6YXVVTK/FIMOQYJI6YXVVTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/OQYJ/I6YXVVTK/FIMOQYJI6YXVVTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/OQYJ/I6YXVVTK/FIMOQYJI6YXVVTK.SMALL.jpg RizwanK1 Ever wanted to do LIVE performances, by connecting multiple gears via MIDI? Controlling mixer even if the other keyboard doesn't has one, like PA800 PA3X? like PSR 3000 and up Tyros 3+ ?Now it is possible! if you follow the instructions properly.I have connected 3 devices through MIDI. After diggi...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 21:49:04 PDT
Simple cell phone sound amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-cell-phone-sound-amplifier/
Simple cell phone sound amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/ILUU/I6RSTX0X/FJTILUUI6RSTX0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/ILUU/I6RSTX0X/FJTILUUI6RSTX0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/ILUU/I6RSTX0X/FJTILUUI6RSTX0X.SMALL.jpg kdinis In this instructable I am going to show you step by step how to make a simple sound amplifier for your cellphone.This is my first instructable, so please write in the comments what I should/could improve.I used very simple tools, so practically anyone can do this. Materials and Tools For the maki...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 12:07:11 PST
Annikken Andee MP3 Player - Play your music on Arduino via Smart phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Andee-MP3-Player-Play-your-music-on-Arduino-via-Sm/
Annikken Andee MP3 Player - Play your music on Arduino via Smart phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SMALL.jpg Annikken This instructable is to build a simple MP3 player using a Sparkfun MP3 shield that connects to the Arduino. The Annikken Andee shield will be connected to an Android or iOS device can be used as a controller for the MP3 player. The MP3 player will be able to play/pause, skip and stop playback of son...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:17:13 PST
Raspberry Pirate Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pirate-Radio/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:11:47 PST
How to create a Daft Punk tribute stage show http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-Daft-Punk-tribute-stage-show/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:10:59 PST
Touch-Sensitive Musical Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Sensitive-Musical-Painting/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 12:49:20 PST
Headphone Repair No Solder http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-Repair-No-Solder/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 06:58:32 PST
LED light vs music BEATS http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-light-vs-music-BEATS/
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 06:50:59 PST
LED strip Synced MUSIC http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-strip-Synced-MUSIC/
LED strip Synced MUSIC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/6TUR/I5KBCUD2/FJ46TURI5KBCUD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/6TUR/I5KBCUD2/FJ46TURI5KBCUD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/6TUR/I5KBCUD2/FJ46TURI5KBCUD2.SMALL.jpg anuragyadavkool Its very interesting and awesome to see lights dancing on music beats....So lets first check this out...such that not only LED's dance on music but we too... ;) What you will need 1) 5m LED strip (one or two as you wish)2) Adapter (one piece)3) Breadboard(one piece) with some wires for connectio...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:32:40 PST
Boombox MDF http://www.instructables.com/id/Boombox-MDF/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 04:54:25 PST
Intel IoT Edison Sonar Theremin http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-IoT-Edison-Sonar-Theremin/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 06:03:46 PST
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Portable-Speaker-Guitar-Amp-1/
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SMALL.jpg TrashAmpsLLC Let's face it: the speakers on your phone & laptop aren't loud enough. So grab a Mason Jar Speaker KIT from Trash Amps (www.trashamps.com) & build a Mason Jar Speaker to play tunes from your smartphone, tablet and laptop. BUT WAIT: it's also an electric guitar amplifier! Plug in & bust out those wic...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 16:57:41 PST
This Is Not Science http://www.instructables.com/id/This-Is-Not-Science/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 15:44:37 PST
Make your own AMP! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-AMP/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 11:25:26 PST
DIY pocket sized bluetooth receiver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-pocket-sized-bluetooth-receiver/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 12:38:08 PST
Make your own Low Budget Bluetooth Music System http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Low-Budget-Bluetooth-Music-System/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 09:22:12 PDT
3D Printed Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Speaker/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 04:37:19 PDT
Victrola Style Passive Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Victrola-Style-Passive-Amplifier/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:00:26 PDT
3D-Printed Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Speakers/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:14:12 PDT
Music Reacting Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Reacting-Circuit/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 08:18:10 PDT
Beverly-Crusher: bit crushing. 1-bit Arduino music. http://www.instructables.com/id/Beverly-Crusher-bit-crushing-1-bit-Arduino-music/
Beverly-Crusher: bit crushing. 1-bit Arduino music. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/ZK33/I0VOVS9X/F3WZK33I0VOVS9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/ZK33/I0VOVS9X/F3WZK33I0VOVS9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/ZK33/I0VOVS9X/F3WZK33I0VOVS9X.SMALL.jpg electronoob geeking out I had been looking for a tool to convert audio down to 1-bit depth but gave up and wrote my own. Supports export for Arduino sketch.Here I am offering an audio crushing program which also makes exporting to arduino sketch extremely easy so that one can experiment with 1-bit audio and manipulate samp...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 10:33:39 PDT
microGranny 2 Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/microGranny-2-Assembly/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 05:12:34 PDT
Draw It Yourself - MIDI controller with conductive ink http://www.instructables.com/id/Draw-It-Yourself/
Draw It Yourself - MIDI controller with conductive ink - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/0468/I0FFF5FF/FAC0468I0FFF5FF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/0468/I0FFF5FF/FAC0468I0FFF5FF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/0468/I0FFF5FF/FAC0468I0FFF5FF.SMALL.jpg dsanz006 'Draw It Yourself' is a MIDI controller which uses conductive ink as push-buttons. It is based on Arduino, and uses a capacitive sensor (two, actually) to determine whether the drawn buttons are being touched or not.http://sanidanz.tumblr.com/drawityourselfThe main advantages of this controller are:...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 07:56:05 PDT
Retrofitting Vintage 1920's Headphones With Modern Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Retrofitting-Vintage-1920s-Headphones-With-Modern-/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:40:24 PDT
Vintage Inspired Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Stereo/
Vintage Inspired Stereo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/VC0J/HY4L5IJG/FLZVC0JHY4L5IJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/VC0J/HY4L5IJG/FLZVC0JHY4L5IJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/VC0J/HY4L5IJG/FLZVC0JHY4L5IJG.SMALL.jpg travderose This project started with the purchase of an old am/fm receiver. I bought it from a thrift store in a spur of the moment decision just because I thought it was cool, not really having any plans for it. Then the brainstorming began and this is what I came up with. I wanted to keep the vintage look...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:23:29 PDT
DIY Drum Machine with Raspberry Pi + Hover http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drum-Machine-with-Raspberry-Pi-Hover/
DIY Drum Machine with Raspberry Pi + Hover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/DHCW/HY0RHZRO/FD5DHCWHY0RHZRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/DHCW/HY0RHZRO/FD5DHCWHY0RHZRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/DHCW/HY0RHZRO/FD5DHCWHY0RHZRO.SMALL.jpg JustHoverBoard Hover can be combined with an Raspberry Pi to make a drum machine. You can customize each tap and gesture for different sound effects or even voice clips.This example was inspired by the BeetBox (http://scott.j38.net/interactive/beetbox/). WHAT YOU NEED Raspberry Pi: You can use any Raspberry Pi ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:38:00 PDT
How to create your very own DIY Instrument Plane! InstruPlane!! Create your own music tape to play on DIY Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-your-very-own-DIY-Instrument-Plane-I/
How to create your very own DIY Instrument Plane! InstruPlane!! Create your own music tape to play on DIY Instrument - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/R180/HXVR31XQ/FICR180HXVR31XQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/R180/HXVR31XQ/FICR180HXVR31XQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/R180/HXVR31XQ/FICR180HXVR31XQ.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus How to do it?Tools:Foam Board, Bottle cap, clear film, electrical tape, cutting mat, Pencil, blade, ruler, something sharp to pierce holes, sticky pads, two nuts an bolts and some washers.Step 1. Cut out your aeroplane shape from foamboard and use the sticky pads to stick it on to the back of your ...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:22:57 PDT
Build AMAZING Headphones for $50! or LESS! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-AMAZING-Headphones-for-50-or-LESS/
Build AMAZING Headphones for $50! or LESS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/LP8K/HWLD29P6/FIVLP8KHWLD29P6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/LP8K/HWLD29P6/FIVLP8KHWLD29P6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/LP8K/HWLD29P6/FIVLP8KHWLD29P6.SMALL.jpg bradlibs Either you despise them, or you love them! There's no argument that headphones are sweeping the nation, showing no promise of a lower price any time soon! FUDGE! So what is a college student to do? Settle for cheap cans? $50 dollars can buy you decent headphones, though why settle for less? When for...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 03:06:04 PDT
Phaser Guitar Pedal http://www.instructables.com/id/Phaser-Guitar-Pedal/
Phaser Guitar Pedal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/WPCX/HWH2J4R4/FDIWPCXHWH2J4R4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/WPCX/HWH2J4R4/FDIWPCXHWH2J4R4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/WPCX/HWH2J4R4/FDIWPCXHWH2J4R4.SMALL.jpg randofo A phaser guitar pedal is a guitar effect that splits a signal, send one path through the circuit cleanly and shifts the phase of the second. The two signals are then mixed back together and when out of phase, cancel each other out. This creates a sound somewhat akin to a flanger or an auto-wah. This...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:48:21 PDT
Boombox 8 12v internal battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Boom-box-8-kg-12v-with-internal-battery/
Boombox 8 12v internal battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/DZUA/HZGT9N69/FKPDZUAHZGT9N69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/DZUA/HZGT9N69/FKPDZUAHZGT9N69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/DZUA/HZGT9N69/FKPDZUAHZGT9N69.SMALL.jpg timi88 (The main image is the new box with the same steps!!)This BoomBox is my third one. That one is more mobile, and so I wanted to achieve a better sound.The main idea was to use a lighter materials with better durability.The Components:- wood (3 mm thick)- bike battery - 12v (7 amp or more)- battery ch...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 16:53:44 PDT
Looping Music Synthesizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Looping-Music-Synthesizer/
Looping Music Synthesizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/44ES/HUX9YL6K/FY644ESHUX9YL6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/44ES/HUX9YL6K/FY644ESHUX9YL6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/44ES/HUX9YL6K/FY644ESHUX9YL6K.SMALL.jpg scotttan808 This project was based off of an instuctable by AmandaHassaei at the following link:http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Instrum...Thank you for your insight on this project!Also note that I used some photos from her instuctable.This music box allows you to create music by pressing buttons! Ea...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 21:37:00 PDT
Bean can boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Bean-can-boombox/
Bean can boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/YEFP/HSBSM31B/FILYEFPHSBSM31B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/YEFP/HSBSM31B/FILYEFPHSBSM31B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/YEFP/HSBSM31B/FILYEFPHSBSM31B.SMALL.jpg zachary phillips doesn't everyone need a bean can boombox. Tools and supply's I have made a list of the tools and supply's you will need to make the boomboxextra wirewire strippers bolts/nutszip ties (optional) speakers that work one male audio enda can the size of your speakers hammer/nailsor a drill/drill bita ...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 09:08:18 PST
Mega Horn ReWired http://www.instructables.com/id/Mega-Horn-ReWired/
Mega Horn ReWired - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/DJE9/HRN4GV8T/FHODJE9HRN4GV8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/DJE9/HRN4GV8T/FHODJE9HRN4GV8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/DJE9/HRN4GV8T/FHODJE9HRN4GV8T.SMALL.jpg zachary phillips an old mega horn rewired When I started this task I first used a audio and usb jack from an old web camera and it worked alright but I wanted better But then I found a audio jack cord and it is stronger and curled So I cut the female end off and got to work wiring it up. And I put bits...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 08:04:57 PST
Hanging Glass Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Glass-Speakers/
Hanging Glass Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/DXND/HRCK3KUJ/FWXDXNDHRCK3KUJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/DXND/HRCK3KUJ/FWXDXNDHRCK3KUJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/DXND/HRCK3KUJ/FWXDXNDHRCK3KUJ.SMALL.jpg Evan2010 Before I get into all of the details pertaining to how I made these I would like to give a shoutout to fellow instructable member randofo and his glass speaker instructable which inspired me to make my own set, but with a twist. Alright, enough introductions lets get into it! First off I'd like to ...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:49:26 PST
Arduino Powered Party Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-Party-Shirt/
Arduino Powered Party Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/CSVH/HPU6YPQ0/FLPCSVHHPU6YPQ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/CSVH/HPU6YPQ0/FLPCSVHHPU6YPQ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/CSVH/HPU6YPQ0/FLPCSVHHPU6YPQ0.SMALL.jpg ehudwill This idea began years ago after my purchase of the soundtrack shirt from thinkgeek. It was an awesome shirt, but as is my nature I thought of some improvements. Specifically lights that pulse and blink to the music. After many failed attempts the party shirt was born. This shirt was possible through...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 18:32:30 PST
120v lights to music http://www.instructables.com/id/120v-lights-to-music/
120v lights to music - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/WF0M/HPT91HDN/FD8WF0MHPT91HDN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/WF0M/HPT91HDN/FD8WF0MHPT91HDN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/WF0M/HPT91HDN/FD8WF0MHPT91HDN.SMALL.jpg rochassassin If you want to make 120v lights flash to music this is for you. Parts you will need a :120v wall outlet box:speaker wire:120v wall plug with switch:120v wall outlet :3-32v dc control solid state relay The relay The way the relay works is it uses low voltage (3v-32v in are case),and turns on a...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 22:05:28 PST
Audio Via Built In Bluetooth for any Speaker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Via-Built-In-Bluetooth-for-any-Speaker-Syste/
Audio Via Built In Bluetooth for any Speaker System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma One of the presents for Christmas I got was this amazing speaker system. It is not on batteries and needs power supply. It has an apple dock on top and a 3.5mm audio input. It also has a remote control. I liked it but it needed something more. Firstly it has the old apple dock connector and won`t w...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:04:24 PST
Wrap Beats - Capsense Arduino Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrap-Beats-Capsense-Arduino-Instrument/
Wrap Beats - Capsense Arduino Instrument - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/173X/HPCLK4M5/FCE173XHPCLK4M5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/173X/HPCLK4M5/FCE173XHPCLK4M5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/173X/HPCLK4M5/FCE173XHPCLK4M5.SMALL.jpg lucymatch Wrap Beats is an instrument that lets you string together notes in order to create different melodies and visual patterns. I constructed it using the Capacitive sensing library for Arduino and combining that with the music abilities of processing to create a dynamic instrument that can change sounds...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:26:40 PST
Arduino Controlled Flashing Christmas Fairy Lights with Jingle Bells http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Flashing-Christmas-Fairy-Lights/
Arduino Controlled Flashing Christmas Fairy Lights with Jingle Bells - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/WZKB/HP81XRR8/FLZWZKBHP81XRR8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/WZKB/HP81XRR8/FLZWZKBHP81XRR8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/WZKB/HP81XRR8/FLZWZKBHP81XRR8.SMALL.jpg roshenac As my first Arduino project I wanted to make something impressive but not too challenging. I entered a Christmas Hack with this project and won it! People love Christmas lights. By the end of this you will have a set of christmas fairy lights that flash in time to jingle bells as can be seen in the...
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 07:53:59 PST
Make your own speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-speaker/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/D0CR/HP5E4IAC/FRHD0CRHP5E4IAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/D0CR/HP5E4IAC/FRHD0CRHP5E4IAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/D0CR/HP5E4IAC/FRHD0CRHP5E4IAC.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus MAKE - your own speaker PLAY - with an exciter LEARN - about materiality of sound INVENT - your own speaker This DIY kit comes with a custom designed amplifier called the Uber Amp 9000 and all of the components you need to make your own set of speakers out of any material. This is a great way to le...
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 04:26:04 PST
3D Printed Plastic R5 Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Plastic-R5-Ring/
3D Printed Plastic R5 Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/EH2V/HM8DK9D8/FOREH2VHM8DK9D8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/EH2V/HM8DK9D8/FOREH2VHM8DK9D8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/EH2V/HM8DK9D8/FOREH2VHM8DK9D8.SMALL.jpg Jenica Hussey This R5 3D Ring, is the R5 band logo on front and back, connected at the sides. If you are part of the R5 family fandome then you will enjoy having a ring. Seeing that the R5 merchandise is bracelets, t-shirts, posters and necklaces, I thought trying rings would be a good thing to invest in. 3D Pr...
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 07:16:22 PDT
MRETV - Video, Stereo Sound and much more from a standard Arduino ! http://www.instructables.com/id/MRETV-Video-Stereo-Sound-and-much-more-from-a-s/
MRETV - Video, Stereo Sound and much more from a standard Arduino ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/4FJA/HJKBVF6R/FFN4FJAHJKBVF6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/4FJA/HJKBVF6R/FFN4FJAHJKBVF6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/4FJA/HJKBVF6R/FFN4FJAHJKBVF6R.SMALL.jpg Mr. E MRETV - Video, Stereo Sound and much more from a standard Arduino !   Use only two resistors and two diodes to generate full screen video. Text 47 x 29 of 8x8 characters, double the vertical resolution (47x57) in experimental interlace modes. Use pixel level graphics with a virtual graphics coproce...
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Sat, 10 Aug 2013 03:40:13 PDT
Phono Horn. Free Sound Dock for your Smart Phone to Download and Make. http://www.instructables.com/id/Phono-Horn-Free-Sound-Dock-for-your-Smart-Phone-t/
Phono Horn. Free Sound Dock for your Smart Phone to Download and Make. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FDJU/HJ1X4OJN/FWCFDJUHJ1X4OJN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FDJU/HJ1X4OJN/FWCFDJUHJ1X4OJN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FDJU/HJ1X4OJN/FWCFDJUHJ1X4OJN.SMALL.jpg robives Phono-Horn. A paper sound dock for your smart phone! Play your phone through the Phono Horn and the sound output is richer and clearer with improved bass response. There are two base templates included, one for iPhone 4S and one for Samsung Galaxy S2 and S4. It should be easy to adapt the kit to...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 12:31:48 PDT