Instructables: exploring - technology - old - drive http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:31:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Making figures out of your Recycle Bin - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-figures-out-of-your-Recycle-Bin/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/ANXI/H0OJ090V/F9NANXIH0OJ090V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/ANXI/H0OJ090V/F9NANXIH0OJ090V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/ANXI/H0OJ090V/F9NANXIH0OJ090V.SMALL.jpg Kawthar Xoubi Hi, This one is about recycling small parts of my old CD drive along with the small thingy that must be inserted in the fluorescent- tube -lights to work … my father calls them something like "Tasters or Starters" I think… and it is also about turning garbage into cool little figures, games, work d...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2012 10:46:03 PDT
Boot from usb on an old pc without modding the BIOS http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-from-usb-on-an-old-pc-without-modding-the-BIO/
Boot from usb on an old pc without modding the BIOS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/EL7K/GQ5Q4T1K/FV8EL7KGQ5Q4T1K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/EL7K/GQ5Q4T1K/FV8EL7KGQ5Q4T1K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/EL7K/GQ5Q4T1K/FV8EL7KGQ5Q4T1K.SMALL.jpg arv_christos I spend most of my spare time testing new linux based distros so I have already burnt a huge stack of Live CDs which also cost a lot of money. While having them in DVD format was good enough for my needs, most of them where scratched and useless so I started researching for a new way to test my belo...
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Tue, 19 Jul 2011 04:05:37 PDT
Reuses for legacy computers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuses-for-legacy-computers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/SO5Y/GVIYJYPX/F2GSO5YGVIYJYPX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/SO5Y/GVIYJYPX/F2GSO5YGVIYJYPX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/SO5Y/GVIYJYPX/F2GSO5YGVIYJYPX.SMALL.jpg Computothought Many reuses: Do not forget  http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuses-for-legacy-computers-II/ Turn your old equipment into musical instruments: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmoDLyiQYKw Who said that old computer could not do graphics or show movies: http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphics-in-...
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Tue, 15 Feb 2011 09:58:42 PST
Things to do with a old computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Things-to-do-with-a-old-computer/
Things to do with a old computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/NBXL/FR0ZT4F8/FADNBXLFR0ZT4F8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/NBXL/FR0ZT4F8/FADNBXLFR0ZT4F8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/NBXL/FR0ZT4F8/FADNBXLFR0ZT4F8.SMALL.jpg prodlad Before you crack it open... Updated 31/01/2012 Thanks to MrJentis for some more ideas. Before you go ripping it open remember that you can reuse the whole computer and not just some of the components. 1.-Install Linux Linux is an open source OS that you can install on your old computer and us...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2009 13:46:04 PST
Make a laser show with an old hard drive! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-laser-show-with-an-old-hard-drive/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/ERTI/FQCTM9RW/FEQERTIFQCTM9RW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/ERTI/FQCTM9RW/FEQERTIFQCTM9RW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/ERTI/FQCTM9RW/FEQERTIFQCTM9RW.SMALL.jpg sensoryhouse Items Needed:Old Hard DriveLaser Pointer (or beam)Wire Mirrorclick to 2:14 to see the actual unit in action - but i suggest you watch the whole video because the music is bad-ass.Learn how to MAKE one here!
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