Instructables: exploring - technology - newsletter http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:49:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 September 29th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/September-29th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/SHMT/GSUT2BV2/FGTSHMTGSUT2BV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/SHMT/GSUT2BV2/FGTSHMTGSUT2BV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/SHMT/GSUT2BV2/FGTSHMTGSUT2BV2.SMALL.jpg randofo Steampunk goggles "N-Axis" Ladies and gentlemen. I offer you my new project. About 80 individual parts, more than 60 man-hours spent on implementation. Ultra flexible design, complete anatomical adaptation. Natural authentic ma... High-heel, clipless bike shoes I was inspired to make these s...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 17:39:52 PDT
September 25th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/September-25th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/HBS3/GT5JYMVV/FHKHBS3GT5JYMVV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/HBS3/GT5JYMVV/FHKHBS3GT5JYMVV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/HBS3/GT5JYMVV/FHKHBS3GT5JYMVV.SMALL.jpg randofo "The Steampunk Garden" in a bulb Based on an idea of Mr. Ravensdale from the Clockworkers Forum I build a little garden from a big 300W bulb. Parts you need: A salad bowl (as the stand) A solar garden light with LED A b... The time-bomb clock Ah, Saturday afternoon’s in front o...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 17:36:42 PDT
September 15th 2011 http://www.instructables.com/id/September-15th-2011/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/8N2R/GT5JYMUB/F9J8N2RGT5JYMUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/8N2R/GT5JYMUB/F9J8N2RGT5JYMUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/8N2R/GT5JYMUB/F9J8N2RGT5JYMUB.SMALL.jpg randofo Lantern Clock Hello All here is my first Instructable, It’s a beautiful Nixie Lantern clock, A little steam punk and a bit Victorian, made up of mostly of found components I tend to communicate better when there is... 15 Unusual Uses for Cheap Vodka Contrary to popular belief, cheap vodka is...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 17:15:44 PDT
September 11th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/September-11th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/2GHZ/GT5JYFCO/FRO2GHZGT5JYFCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/2GHZ/GT5JYFCO/FRO2GHZGT5JYFCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/2GHZ/GT5JYFCO/FRO2GHZGT5JYFCO.SMALL.jpg randofo Acrylic Jenga Pistol Bored of regular Jenga? This Jenga pistol brings back the excitement in Jenga by allowing you to pull off never before possible brick removals! The original design is by Matthias Wandle which he wrot... Propane Bottle Lego Head One day I noticed that the humble Propane ...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 17:11:17 PDT
September 8th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/September-8th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/D15A/GSUSNVD3/FMAD15AGSUSNVD3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/D15A/GSUSNVD3/FMAD15AGSUSNVD3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/D15A/GSUSNVD3/FMAD15AGSUSNVD3.SMALL.jpg randofo 10 Unusual Uses for Tennis Balls Tennis balls are ubiquitous and inexpensive. They're great for tennis... for a little while. Then they lose that carefree, Tigger-like bounciness and become dog toys.* But what if you don't have a dog... Camping Wind Turbine Camping's all about enjoying the o...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 12:06:08 PDT
August 25th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/August-25th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/YGFL/GRFN33Y8/FS9YGFLGRFN33Y8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/YGFL/GRFN33Y8/FS9YGFLGRFN33Y8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/YGFL/GRFN33Y8/FS9YGFLGRFN33Y8.SMALL.jpg randofo Creepy Eyes Prank Make some creepy eyes to put on an unsuspecting sleeping person. . . . Also great for wearing yourself, so you can sleep virtually undetected during meetings, church services, boring dates, job inter... Keep Me Cool Portable Air Conditioning Cooler 120V I have always wante...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2011 12:02:35 PDT
August 18th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/August-18th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/LM1B/GRFMW4U8/F6FLM1BGRFMW4U8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/LM1B/GRFMW4U8/F6FLM1BGRFMW4U8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/LM1B/GRFMW4U8/F6FLM1BGRFMW4U8.SMALL.jpg randofo Non-RFID Key Copy for RFID key If anyone has and RFID key that is required to start a car and has tried to get a copy we know it runs over a $100 to get one, and most stores will not just make a non-RFID copy due to legal issues.  ... Homemade Hostess Cupcakes I grew up in a house that disco...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2011 11:45:02 PDT
August 11th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/August-11th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/RWKO/GR6XJEEN/FJ6RWKOGR6XJEEN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/RWKO/GR6XJEEN/FJ6RWKOGR6XJEEN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/RWKO/GR6XJEEN/FJ6RWKOGR6XJEEN.SMALL.jpg randofo Folding Key Chain I was browsing around on instructable's and came across reconscious Friendly Folding Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Friendly-Folding-Keychain/ and liked what he had done and wanted to make m... Easy to make concrete bowls and planters... For a quick, fun and ver...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2011 11:40:30 PDT
August 14th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/August-14th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/CF6V/GR9SY9AK/F0ZCF6VGR9SY9AK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/CF6V/GR9SY9AK/F0ZCF6VGR9SY9AK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/CF6V/GR9SY9AK/F0ZCF6VGR9SY9AK.SMALL.jpg randofo Non-RFID Key Copy for RFID key If anyone has and RFID key that is required to start a car and has tried to get a copy we know it runs over a $100 to get one, and most stores will not just make a non-RFID copy due to legal issues.  ... "High Voltage ingnited Plasma Bulb" Hi everybody, this is...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2011 11:37:28 PDT
August 4th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/August-4th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/JS7E/GQVYPY2D/F14JS7EGQVYPY2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/JS7E/GQVYPY2D/F14JS7EGQVYPY2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/JS7E/GQVYPY2D/F14JS7EGQVYPY2D.SMALL.jpg randofo Reddit Controller, USB Upvote/Downvote button Not too long ago I saw the “Awesome Button” video on the Make Magazine podcast. In the video Matt Richardson shows how you can take a Teensy development board and turn it into a simple USB keyboard. I... Nyan Cat Rocket K9 has been bothering me f...
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Sun, 7 Aug 2011 10:07:32 PDT
July 24th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/July-24th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/LJVY/GQBCIU8Y/F5DLJVYGQBCIU8Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/LJVY/GQBCIU8Y/F5DLJVYGQBCIU8Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/LJVY/GQBCIU8Y/F5DLJVYGQBCIU8Y.SMALL.jpg randofo Bacon Whiskey I discovered a new technique last week called Nitrogen Cavitation or Nitrogen Infusions, which allow liquids to absorb the flavor, and only the flavor, of something aromatic with a nitrogen charge. ... Cheap and Easy Gravity Water Filter When I’m off hunting and fishing at ...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2011 08:00:48 PDT
July 17th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/July-17th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/X75V/GQ5Q47LQ/FISX75VGQ5Q47LQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/X75V/GQ5Q47LQ/FISX75VGQ5Q47LQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/X75V/GQ5Q47LQ/FISX75VGQ5Q47LQ.SMALL.jpg randofo Fusion Jr. Home Energy Reactor The “Fusion Jr.” Home Energy Reactor is in essence a mini-generator that derives its power off of combustible waste material (like paper, wood, yard clippings, and even some plastics) inspired by “Mr.... Flying Captain America Shield This is a flying Captain Am...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2011 20:53:40 PDT
July 14th Newsletter http://www.instructables.com/id/July-14th-Newsletter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/CONJ/GQ5PW67Q/FJ8CONJGQ5PW67Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/CONJ/GQ5PW67Q/FJ8CONJGQ5PW67Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/CONJ/GQ5PW67Q/FJ8CONJGQ5PW67Q.SMALL.jpg randofo Make a Vacuum-cleaner Bazooka In five minutes, you can build an air-powered bazooka. The bazooka launches plastic capsules about 100 feet. And with some tweaking, you might stretch that distance quite a bit. Although everything y... How to Lose 100+ Pounds and Keep it Off For Life Several y...
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Sat, 16 Jul 2011 10:34:45 PDT
July 3rd Newsletter - 2011 http://www.instructables.com/id/July-3rd-Newsletter-2011/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/3U3A/GPLJ0Y2G/F6K3U3AGPLJ0Y2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/3U3A/GPLJ0Y2G/F6K3U3AGPLJ0Y2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/3U3A/GPLJ0Y2G/F6K3U3AGPLJ0Y2G.SMALL.jpg randofo Plantduino Greenhouse UPDATE 7/9/11: The AC power fed relay has been replaced with a DC battery fed relay system as shown in step 10. UPDATE: We have been selected as finalists in the microcontroller contest! Thank you ... Floating water proof speakers Was planning a canoe trip with some ...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2011 11:49:33 PDT
June 19th Newsletter - 2011 http://www.instructables.com/id/June-19th-Newsletter-2011/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/VNSG/GP58IKNN/FM5VNSGGP58IKNN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/VNSG/GP58IKNN/FM5VNSGGP58IKNN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/VNSG/GP58IKNN/FM5VNSGGP58IKNN.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus Solar Altoids iPhone/ iPod Charger I love my iPhone 4 to death.  I really do.  Even if it sucks juice faster than a 1st grader at snack time and I often find myself on low power with a long train ride ahead of me. I originally made m... Duct Tape Hammock This red, white, and blue hammock i...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2011 10:31:33 PDT
June 16th Newsletter - 2011 http://www.instructables.com/id/June-16th-Newsletter-2011/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/R12I/GOZIQI30/FY5R12IGOZIQI30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/R12I/GOZIQI30/FY5R12IGOZIQI30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/R12I/GOZIQI30/FY5R12IGOZIQI30.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus Aurora 9x18 RGB LED art My obsession of LEDs has led me to this. Aurora 9x18 is a thing of beauty (if I can say so myself) - has 162 RGB-LEDs in a circular configuration. The color of each circle is controlled by a microcon... How to Build Your Own BBQ Barrel Thank you for making this Instr...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2011 11:03:44 PDT
June 9th Newsletter - 2011 http://www.instructables.com/id/June-9th-Newsletter-2011/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/IAVY/GONGHM0V/FWTIAVYGONGHM0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/IAVY/GONGHM0V/FWTIAVYGONGHM0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/IAVY/GONGHM0V/FWTIAVYGONGHM0V.SMALL.jpg randofo magnetic silly putty Thinking Putty (also known as Silly Putty) is a silicone polymer children's toy. Silly putty is fun because it has some unique properties: it is viscoelastic, meaning it can be stretched and shaped an... Furby Brain Surgery Maybe you have a sick Furby which doesn't act p...
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Sat, 11 Jun 2011 19:49:07 PDT
June 5th Newsletter - 2011 http://www.instructables.com/id/June-5th-Newsletter-2011/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/C8N1/GOHMGKPV/F3IC8N1GOHMGKPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/C8N1/GOHMGKPV/F3IC8N1GOHMGKPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/C8N1/GOHMGKPV/F3IC8N1GOHMGKPV.SMALL.jpg randofo How to Make a Mini Cannon from a BBQ Lighter This is how to make a mini combustion cannon sized to fire airsoft pellets. The only materials required are a BBQ lighter, a few screws, epoxy or other strong glue, and a drill. LED GLOBE LED Globe is a light consisting of 240 LEDs, which gives a...
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Tue, 7 Jun 2011 16:06:56 PDT
June 2nd Newsletter - 2011 http://www.instructables.com/id/June-2nd-Newsletter-2011/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/TNQT/GOFIKWY8/FH0TNQTGOFIKWY8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/TNQT/GOFIKWY8/FH0TNQTGOFIKWY8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/TNQT/GOFIKWY8/FH0TNQTGOFIKWY8.SMALL.jpg randofo LED CUBE: [NO Programming] (how to build) This is a STEP by STEP guide to to making a usb powered led cube that requires NO Below is a video of the final product. Please VOTE for me in the LED contest if you liked it, thank you in advanced... Tim's 5W Solar Charge,12VDC 4.5AH Portable Powe...
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Thu, 2 Jun 2011 22:56:04 PDT
May 29th Newsletter - 2011 http://www.instructables.com/id/May-29th-Newsletter-2011/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/RCGX/GO8DBTF5/FKRRCGXGO8DBTF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/RCGX/GO8DBTF5/FKRRCGXGO8DBTF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/RCGX/GO8DBTF5/FKRRCGXGO8DBTF5.SMALL.jpg randofo Wood Bike 2 I got into wood bikes recently. I made Wood bike 1 and then have been looking on the net and elswhere for ideas for number 2. I found one on this site that I loved http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent... You will need: Safety matches (with matchbox), sanding paper, a small conta...
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Tue, 31 May 2011 16:12:14 PDT