Instructables: exploring - technology - radio - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 May 2016 13:09:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Crystal Radio to Go: a Portable, Battery-less Crystal Receiver in a Pizza Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystal-Radio-to-Go-a-Portable-Battery-less-Crysta/
Crystal Radio to Go: a Portable, Battery-less Crystal Receiver in a Pizza Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/WSOA/IOLUJIHN/F7QWSOAIOLUJIHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/WSOA/IOLUJIHN/F7QWSOAIOLUJIHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/WSOA/IOLUJIHN/F7QWSOAIOLUJIHN.SMALL.jpg John Greenlee Experience the fun of building one of the earliest kinds of broadcast radio receivers! With it, you’ll be able to pick up stations without using any batteries. It relies entirely on the electrical energy already present in the airwaves. You’ll also be able to take your pizza box radio “to go,” becau...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 14:41:46 PDT
Restore a classic table radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-a-Classic-Table-Radio/
Restore a classic table radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/51LT/IO36IOOO/FI351LTIO36IOOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/51LT/IO36IOOO/FI351LTIO36IOOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/51LT/IO36IOOO/FI351LTIO36IOOO.SMALL.jpg mr electro I bought this nice little General Electric Moderne style radio at a swap meet. It was in excellent condition with no discoloration of the cabinet or scrapes. The knobs were in almost perfect condition also. It didn't work, so this Instructable mainly focuses on the electrical aspects of the resto...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 00:50:14 PDT
How to Hack RC Car Receiver Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part 2 Rx+Servo+ESC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-RC-Car-Receiver-Via-24-GHz-NRF24L01-Ar/
How to Hack RC Car Receiver Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part 2 Rx+Servo+ESC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 This is the continued instruction of "How to Hack RC Car Transmitter via 2.4 GHz nRF24L01 Arduino part1 Tx"The prerequisite instruction have introduced how to hack RC car Transmitter by using nRF24L01 module for Arduino Nano.In this session we will build 2.4 GHz. receiver installed on a RC prototype...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 04:05:22 PDT
How to Modify RC CAR Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part2 Reciever(Rx) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Modify-RC-CAR-Via-24-GHz-NRF24L01-Arduino-P-1/
How to Modify RC CAR Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part2 Reciever(Rx) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/Z4II/IN35TX2V/FX5Z4IIIN35TX2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/Z4II/IN35TX2V/FX5Z4IIIN35TX2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/Z4II/IN35TX2V/FX5Z4IIIN35TX2V.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 This is the continued instruction of "How to Modify RC CAR Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part1 Transmitter(Tx)"The instruction will advice how to build 2.4 GHz system receiver that basically use in rc car today.Thank to arduino-info.wikispaces.com , github.com/maniacbug/RF24 for RF24 library and othe...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 02:21:22 PDT
How to modify RC CAR via 2.4 GHz nRF24L01 Arduino Part1 Transmitter(Tx) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Modify-RC-CAR-Via-24-GHz-NRF24L01-Arduino-P/
How to modify RC CAR via 2.4 GHz nRF24L01 Arduino Part1 Transmitter(Tx) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/XL1O/IN4QDGJ5/FSJXL1OIN4QDGJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/XL1O/IN4QDGJ5/FSJXL1OIN4QDGJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/XL1O/IN4QDGJ5/FSJXL1OIN4QDGJ5.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 This instruction will introduce you how to modify cheap rc car by using 2.4 GHz nRF24L01 module with Arduino controller UNO. Ordinary rc car toy use AM/FM 20-50 MHz radio control which have only 5-10 m. remote range and noisy control around blind area.The instruction will advice how to modify transm...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 11:53:35 PDT
Make a simple wireless RF robot using Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Simple-Wireless-RF-Robot-Using-Arduino/
Make a simple wireless RF robot using Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/PUUS/IMDZ5OGP/F5FPUUSIMDZ5OGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/PUUS/IMDZ5OGP/F5FPUUSIMDZ5OGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/PUUS/IMDZ5OGP/F5FPUUSIMDZ5OGP.SMALL.jpg Vinayak Tyagi UPDATE : I'VE ADDED JOYSTICK CONTROL TO THIS ROBOT. PLEASE REFER TO THE STEP 7 IF YOU WANT TO CONTROL YOUR ROBOT VIA JOYSTICK.Hi,This is my first instructable and in this tutorial, I'm going to show you, how to build a simple wireless robot using Arduino and simple RF modules (the ones that you get ...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 00:05:27 PDT
Portable Audio Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Audio-Chest/
Portable Audio Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/O47D/ILV83ZR0/FGEO47DILV83ZR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/O47D/ILV83ZR0/FGEO47DILV83ZR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/O47D/ILV83ZR0/FGEO47DILV83ZR0.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Use an old audio cabinet to build a portable audio chest. Materials I found an old audio cabinet and storage chest. Disassemble Disassemble the audio cabinet and salvage the wood and electronics. Electronics Clean up the electronics. Measure Measure and mark holes to accommodate speaker...
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 18:11:51 PDT
Make your own FM Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-FM-Radio/
Make your own FM Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/ZH0F/ILJWSL89/FNZZH0FILJWSL89.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/ZH0F/ILJWSL89/FNZZH0FILJWSL89.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/ZH0F/ILJWSL89/FNZZH0FILJWSL89.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to transform a TEA5767 and an Arduino Pro Mini into a functional and decent looking FM Radio through the help of a couple complementary parts. Let's get started! Watch the videos! The two video parts should give you an overview of what is necessary to build the...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 09:26:50 PDT
RFM69 / Arduino Pro Mini Having Lively Discussion with JeeLink http://www.instructables.com/id/RFM69-Arduino-Pro-Mini-Having-Lively-Discussion-Wi/
RFM69 / Arduino Pro Mini Having Lively Discussion with JeeLink - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/SZ72/ILJWLQAY/FWBSZ72ILJWLQAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/SZ72/ILJWLQAY/FWBSZ72ILJWLQAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/SZ72/ILJWLQAY/FWBSZ72ILJWLQAY.SMALL.jpg stumpygreg I have been exploring the rapidly expanding world of cheap, small transceivers. These little devices are very useful for communicating between two computer nodes and fit nicely into many projects. The radios cover a wide range of frequencies and have an equally wide range of features. The radios ...
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 04:39:53 PST
Hack a wireless doorbell into remote switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Wireless-Doorbell-Into-Remote-Switch/
Hack a wireless doorbell into remote switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/8X5E/IL5FYVVY/FDC8X5EIL5FYVVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/8X5E/IL5FYVVY/FDC8X5EIL5FYVVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/8X5E/IL5FYVVY/FDC8X5EIL5FYVVY.SMALL.jpg Pustolov For some time I wanted to build a remote switch, main purpose – for firework ignition (or similar tasks). However, I wanted to create a RF remote without the use of microcontrollers, if possible to modify an existing device to do such a task.Only one channel required (on/off state). Receiver device,...
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 16:48:15 PST
Motorized Pulldown Curtain (Phone & Radio Controlled) http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Pulldown-Curtain-Phone-Radio-Controlled/
Motorized Pulldown Curtain (Phone & Radio Controlled) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/FEKD/IJUCKH5M/F24FEKDIJUCKH5M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/FEKD/IJUCKH5M/F24FEKDIJUCKH5M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/FEKD/IJUCKH5M/F24FEKDIJUCKH5M.SMALL.jpg Ekras I pull my curtain up and down a couple of times a day. If I watch a movie I pull it down and then, I pull it up to get better lighting. I also pull it down when I go to sleep and I pull it up again when I wake up. I want this process to be automatic, if my curtain rises before I wake up, it will be ...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 16:11:25 PST
Glowing-Flask NightLight, [with Radio] http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Flask-NightLight-with-Radio/
Glowing-Flask NightLight, [with Radio] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/PSPP/IJ8UVR2T/F3JPSPPIJ8UVR2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/PSPP/IJ8UVR2T/F3JPSPPIJ8UVR2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/PSPP/IJ8UVR2T/F3JPSPPIJ8UVR2T.SMALL.jpg Ekras I wanted a nightlight that would glow when the room is dark and also be able turn on the other lights in the room. It is unnecessary for it to glow when the room is lit so I wanted it to also shut down its own lights when it turns on the other lights in the room.My thoughts was also that I wanted it...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 13:58:00 PST
How to Replace a Blown Speaker in a Bose Wave Radio II/III or Wave Music System I/II/III http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-a-Blown-Speaker-in-a-Bose-Wave-Radi/
How to Replace a Blown Speaker in a Bose Wave Radio II/III or Wave Music System I/II/III - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/6CRE/IJ4OR44X/FFR6CREIJ4OR44X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/6CRE/IJ4OR44X/FFR6CREIJ4OR44X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/6CRE/IJ4OR44X/FFR6CREIJ4OR44X.SMALL.jpg 02grandcherokee I own a Bose Wave Music System that I purchased nearly a decade ago. Recently, I noticed that the right side speaker was starting to sound "blown". Not knowing what to do next, I contacted Bose directly and asked what to do about having my radio repaired. They wouldn't give me a repair estimate with...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 18:22:34 PST
FM Radio With Si4703 Breakout Board, LCD and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/FM-Radio-With-Si4703-Breakout-Board-LCD-and-Arduin/
FM Radio With Si4703 Breakout Board, LCD and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/WANF/IIGEBR7U/FKEWANFIIGEBR7U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/WANF/IIGEBR7U/FKEWANFIIGEBR7U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/WANF/IIGEBR7U/FKEWANFIIGEBR7U.SMALL.jpg lb_20 This project is just a small part of a bigger project I have been working on for the past couple of years (on and off). The background to this project is that a couple years back, I found a modern jukebox (iPod connection, AM/FM radio, CD player...) which had been dumped across the road from my hous...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:26:12 PST
Class D Audio Modulated Kit for High Voltage Generation and RF Power Demonstration http://www.instructables.com/id/Class-D-Audio-Modulated-Kit-for-High-Voltage-Gener/
Class D Audio Modulated Kit for High Voltage Generation and RF Power Demonstration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/LO67/IHRZGOZL/F5ALO67IHRZGOZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/LO67/IHRZGOZL/F5ALO67IHRZGOZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/LO67/IHRZGOZL/F5ALO67IHRZGOZL.SMALL.jpg bbsbb This kit is a high voltage device. It is intended for individuals over 18-years old with proper knowledge of electronic. Before using the kit, make sure you have thoroughly read the safety information.This device will generate electrical and magnetic fields. Do not use this device if you have an im...
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 17:02:20 PST
Automated Climate Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Climate-Control/
Automated Climate Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/YBS1/IGMNYTAR/FPQYBS1IGMNYTAR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/YBS1/IGMNYTAR/FPQYBS1IGMNYTAR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/YBS1/IGMNYTAR/FPQYBS1IGMNYTAR.SMALL.jpg jckelley I'm picky about how I like the climate in my room, especially in the winter. I like the fan on when I go to bed, because I like the white noise and the breeze, but I also like it to be humid, otherwise I get shocked every time I step on the carpet. Controlling all of these things on their own can be...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 16:10:36 PST
U-WAVE Internet Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/U-WAVE-Internet-Radio/
U-WAVE Internet Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PU4G/IGHVAGCQ/FKSPU4GIGHVAGCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PU4G/IGHVAGCQ/FKSPU4GIGHVAGCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PU4G/IGHVAGCQ/FKSPU4GIGHVAGCQ.SMALL.jpg Finlay Page Create a functional and simple internet radio that can be controlled from anywhere in your house as well as sound amazing. Using Raspberry Pi you can create an internet radio for your home for a fraction of the price of buying one! As seen at MozFest 2015!Uwave was a joint project by both myself (...
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 07:07:12 PST
How to Build Your First RC Plane for Under $100 - Transmitter, Shipping, Battery, Charger, and Hardware Included http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Your-First-RC-Plane-for-Under-100-Tra/
How to Build Your First RC Plane for Under $100 - Transmitter, Shipping, Battery, Charger, and Hardware Included - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/JDIE/IFISD0YT/F3DJDIEIFISD0YT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/JDIE/IFISD0YT/F3DJDIEIFISD0YT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/JDIE/IFISD0YT/F3DJDIEIFISD0YT.SMALL.jpg blakehansen99 Let's face it: radio controlled planes are expensive, especially if you are new to the hobby. Cheaper options are appearing every day, but for the most part, hobby-grade planes come with a big price. Flite Test's speed build kits and electronics packs are an option, but can also be pricey when all t...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2015 19:21:17 PDT
Easy to build and fly indoor and outdoor plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-build-and-fly-indoor-and-outdoor-plane/
Easy to build and fly indoor and outdoor plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/Y9EC/IEY3EEQM/FNAY9ECIEY3EEQM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/Y9EC/IEY3EEQM/FNAY9ECIEY3EEQM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/Y9EC/IEY3EEQM/FNAY9ECIEY3EEQM.SMALL.jpg MaxW7 A fairly small indoor plane, designed for foamboard. There's alot of foamboard on the market, I use 5mm foamboard with paper on both sides. I recommend to use the same otherwise you'll be having a hard time to get flat surfaces and good cracking edges.The reason I use foamboard is because it is ligh...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 08:02:28 PDT
Antique Radio into an Airplay Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Antique-Radio-into-an-Airplay-Speaker/
Antique Radio into an Airplay Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/O3CJ/IEKJ025V/F8CO3CJIEKJ025V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/O3CJ/IEKJ025V/F8CO3CJIEKJ025V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/O3CJ/IEKJ025V/F8CO3CJIEKJ025V.SMALL.jpg IronMuttCustoms My father-in-law is a musician and a lover of mid-century modern design. I have an obsession with tinkering. Somewhere in that mix lies the perfect gift and the perfect challenge. After taking a couple of trips to antique stores and reading a few Intructables, I came to the conclusion that I shoul...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 10:46:24 PDT
Communicator Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Communicator-Watch/
Communicator Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/MS3P/IEKJ0E66/FMLMS3PIEKJ0E66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/MS3P/IEKJ0E66/FMLMS3PIEKJ0E66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/MS3P/IEKJ0E66/FMLMS3PIEKJ0E66.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Teeny tiny communication devices that you can pin to your chest, strap to your arm, or pop into your ear have long been a sci-fi trope. While wrist-worn "two-way radios" have mostly either been toys or the result of movie magic, we've finally reached the point where it's possible to actually build...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 09:25:54 PDT
Vintage Dim Bulb Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Dim-Bulb-Tester/
Vintage Dim Bulb Tester - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/30K1/IE4ZUWAD/F7230K1IE4ZUWAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/30K1/IE4ZUWAD/F7230K1IE4ZUWAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/30K1/IE4ZUWAD/F7230K1IE4ZUWAD.SMALL.jpg indianajoe771. For those of you who restore vintage electronics, like radios or tvs, you know the importance of powering up an untested device slowly (for those of you who are new to the hobby see this article from antiqueradio.org). You also know the high cost associated with buying a decent variac. For me, this ...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 09:39:19 PDT
Bluetooth Battery Portable Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Battery-Portable-Speaker/
Bluetooth Battery Portable Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/J2QF/IDCXFNP0/F0BJ2QFIDCXFNP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/J2QF/IDCXFNP0/F0BJ2QFIDCXFNP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/J2QF/IDCXFNP0/F0BJ2QFIDCXFNP0.SMALL.jpg dnibeck As with most of my projects, the inspiration was borrowed and the final project is different then what I had originally planned. I started out with wanting to make an ammo can speaker. Unfortunately (actually fortunately), I didn't have a 50 cal case. My can was too small. I decided to use a pla...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 16:22:41 PDT
bluetooth 1947 crosley radio http://www.instructables.com/id/bluetooth-1947-crosley-radio/
bluetooth 1947 crosley radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/WX9Z/ID2XDXOU/F2HWX9ZID2XDXOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/WX9Z/ID2XDXOU/F2HWX9ZID2XDXOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/WX9Z/ID2XDXOU/F2HWX9ZID2XDXOU.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz I picked this radio up because it was going to be thrown out. I was also given an old Bluetooth radio that had a broken charging port so I had an idea! the plan was simple just swap the internals of the radio with the internals in the Bluetooth radio first take it appart while taking it apart I f...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 20:19:54 PDT
Raspberry Pi Audio Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Media-Player/
Raspberry Pi Audio Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/TD63/ICEMT3DF/FZTTD63ICEMT3DF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/TD63/ICEMT3DF/FZTTD63ICEMT3DF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/TD63/ICEMT3DF/FZTTD63ICEMT3DF.SMALL.jpg Bonny97 A minimalistic music player based on Raspberry Pi model B with HifiBerry DAC and ATXRaspi power controllerI made this with the help (also economical) of my father.Inspired by: http://www.hifiberry.com/forums/topic/small-media-... and http://www.crazy-audio.com/2014/03/a-standalone-st...Here's my fir...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:10:44 PDT
Pandora's Clock: Nixie Tube Clock and Pandora Internet Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Pandoras-Clock-Nixie-Tube-Clock-and-Pandora-Intern/
Pandora's Clock: Nixie Tube Clock and Pandora Internet Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/1WLQ/IC2A4BR4/FF01WLQIC2A4BR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/1WLQ/IC2A4BR4/FF01WLQIC2A4BR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/1WLQ/IC2A4BR4/FF01WLQIC2A4BR4.SMALL.jpg jgroner A Nixie Tube Clock featuring Pandora Internet Radio, based on the Raspberry Pi with a custom designed case, LCD display, WiFi connection, amplifier and speakers. This is the most unique clock radio you will ever find!This is also quite possibly the most expensive thing I have built to date. That sai...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 21:21:33 PDT
Homemade Speaker Electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Speaker-Electronics/
Homemade Speaker Electronics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/TIFK/IBW231JQ/FW0TIFKIBW231JQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/TIFK/IBW231JQ/FW0TIFKIBW231JQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/TIFK/IBW231JQ/FW0TIFKIBW231JQ.SMALL.jpg Albert Borland Ever wanted to build your own cheap, nevertheless valuable and good sounding Speakers.This Instructable is going to give you a simple overview of the electronic basics for a Boombox. The setup can be integrated into a wide variety of cases, that can be individually customized. You can apply it for p...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 06:03:45 PDT
Three Transistor Short Wave Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Transistor-Short-Wave-Radio/
Three Transistor Short Wave Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/RDY5/IB8Q9H9I/F7HRDY5IB8Q9H9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/RDY5/IB8Q9H9I/F7HRDY5IB8Q9H9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/RDY5/IB8Q9H9I/F7HRDY5IB8Q9H9I.SMALL.jpg netzener The 60's and 70's were the golden age of electronic kit building. The novice had a great many educational kits to choose from that taught basic skills and electronics theory while assembling a device that could do something useful or entertaining. An advanced builder could use "sweat equity" to ine...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 01:02:55 PDT
Recycling old car radio into an audio amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycling-old-car-radio-into-a-audio-amplifier/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 23:59:02 PDT
The Great Blue ParkShark RC Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Great-Blue-ParkShark-RC-Airplane/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:56:52 PDT
Touchscreen Internet Radio, Raspberry http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-Internet-Radio-Raspberry/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:28:27 PDT
Raspberry Pirate Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pirate-Radio/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:11:47 PST
Arduino Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-fm-radio-with-LED-bar-graph/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 14:27:58 PDT
Raspberry Pi AirPlay Tube Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-AirPlay-Tube-Radio/
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By: More Cowbell

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:04:18 PDT
Audio Junkbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Junkbot/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:47:12 PDT
Guinness Themed MP3 Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Guinness-Themed-MP3-Radio/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:03:24 PDT
Ultimate ToolBox http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-ToolBox/
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By: VeXX MacDread

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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 11:24:42 PDT
Rodayo - Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Rodayo-Boombox/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 18:08:02 PDT
Easy mp3 amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-mp3-amplifier/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 13:12:43 PST
Super Light Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Light-Quadcopter/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 09:52:27 PST
Ammo Box Waterproof Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Box-Waterproof-Radio/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:59:51 PST
Wooden Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Radio/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:27:19 PST
White Noise Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/White-Noise-Radio/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 12:51:15 PST
Dual Project: AirPlay-Pi and new life for an old radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Project-AirPlay-Pi-and-new-life-for-an-old-ra/
Dual Project: AirPlay-Pi and new life for an old radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/39FD/I4IXH76U/FNZ39FDI4IXH76U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/39FD/I4IXH76U/FNZ39FDI4IXH76U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/39FD/I4IXH76U/FNZ39FDI4IXH76U.SMALL.jpg TheKingsOfWing Hey, Welcome to my first ever post on Instructables!The Project you're about to read over is setting up a Raspberry Pi to use 'AirPlay' and how I used it, which clashes with the second part, the new life for my old radio. Collect up everything you need. Whats a must for this project:- Raspberry ...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 14:23:38 PST
Raspdio http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspdio/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 15:06:05 PST
Anachronistic Audio: The Cathedral Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Anachronistic-Audio-The-Cathedral-Radio/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 13:35:03 PST
Cheap Arduino Controlled Light Sockets - Reverse Engineering RF http://www.instructables.com/id/5-RF-Controlled-Light-Sockets/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:42:11 PST
Satellite Radio Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Satellite-Radio-Boombox/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:21:47 PST
Big 'ol Bluetooth Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-ol-Bluetooth-Boombox/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:41:20 PDT
Make a Crawling Robot Zombie with Severed Legs http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Crawling-Robot-Zombie-with-Severed-Legs/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 16:49:06 PDT