Instructables: exploring - technology - simple - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:37:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 Simple, Low Cost and Accurate Stepper Motor Driver http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Low-Cost-and-Accurate-Stepper-Motor-Driver/
Simple, Low Cost and Accurate Stepper Motor Driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/7DFX/J08ENNUV/F5Z7DFXJ08ENNUV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/7DFX/J08ENNUV/F5Z7DFXJ08ENNUV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/7DFX/J08ENNUV/F5Z7DFXJ08ENNUV.SMALL.jpg FlyingDrMike I built this to drive the stepper motor on a telescope mount. The requirement was for an accurate 12rpm that would make the telescope mount rotate to counter the earth’s rotation. The mount had a motor and gears installed but the commercial electronic ‘tracker’ was hugely more expensive than the s...
By: FlyingDrMike

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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 03:43:42 PDT
Heating Plate for SMD Soldering – Simple, Small and Low Cost http://www.instructables.com/id/Heating-Plate-for-SMD-Soldering-Simple-Small-and-L/
Heating Plate for SMD Soldering – Simple, Small and Low Cost - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/M7BR/J0COVPCY/F8WM7BRJ0COVPCY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/M7BR/J0COVPCY/F8WM7BRJ0COVPCY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/M7BR/J0COVPCY/F8WM7BRJ0COVPCY.SMALL.jpg FlyingDrMike After my last use of my modified 1.5kW hot plate I decided there had to be a better way. I had already retrofitted a decent power controller to the hot plate but it was still slow to heat and I had to dig out a thermometer to check temperature. The large 200mm (8") diameter seemed crazy for solder...
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Sat, 18 Mar 2017 15:12:14 PDT
3d printing pen http://www.instructables.com/id/diy-3d-printer-pen/
3d printing pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7XQW/I66CVV47/F6X7XQWI66CVV47.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7XQW/I66CVV47/F6X7XQWI66CVV47.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7XQW/I66CVV47/F6X7XQWI66CVV47.SMALL.jpg zepherocity hello I'm 14 and ever since I saw the 3 d printer pen i thought "i need to find a way to make this work but everyone can do" WARNING: only use ABS Thermoplastic 3d printing film any size worksanother note, this is just the piece to the puzzle my family cant afford to buy abs thermoplastic so this is...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 18:01:44 PST
Automatic water tap using 555 timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-water-tap-using-555-timer/
Automatic water tap using 555 timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/OYY0/IB8J3WLG/FGDOYY0IB8J3WLG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/OYY0/IB8J3WLG/FGDOYY0IB8J3WLG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/OYY0/IB8J3WLG/FGDOYY0IB8J3WLG.SMALL.jpg jaspalsgnr This project is sensor based automatic water tap. The tap starts whenever anyone put his/her hand in front of sensor which is below the water tap.The Ir sensor is made using 555 timer, used as astable multivibrator, vibrating at around 38 KHz. and another 555 timer ic is used as monostable multivibr...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:35:48 PDT
REAL Ghost Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/REAL-Ghost-Detector/
REAL Ghost Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/EIPM/IFCDE4B8/FXREIPMIFCDE4B8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/EIPM/IFCDE4B8/FXREIPMIFCDE4B8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/EIPM/IFCDE4B8/FXREIPMIFCDE4B8.SMALL.jpg Gursimran Singh 425 I don't believe in supernatural things but after reading too many books and articles about the reality of ghost I came to know that ghost are not like they appear in horror movies! but actually it is a form of energy that gets converted after we die.As we know that energy can neither be made nor be ...
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Sun, 4 Oct 2015 05:17:58 PDT
Build Your Own Development Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Microcontroller/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:12:24 PST
$10 ATtiny85/45 POV display!! (works really well) http://www.instructables.com/id/10-ATtiny8545-POV-display-works-really-well/
$10 ATtiny85/45 POV display!! (works really well) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/AOV5/H5ECMR1R/FSEAOV5H5ECMR1R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/AOV5/H5ECMR1R/FSEAOV5H5ECMR1R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/AOV5/H5ECMR1R/FSEAOV5H5ECMR1R.SMALL.jpg xBacon Hey guys! This is an Instructable for making your own ATtiny85/45 5 LED POV (Persistence Of Vision) display! This is my second Instructable, also for the Elemental LED contest, so drop a comment and vote it up! The total parts cost for this POV display is under $10! (If you get the parts from a wh...
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 06:59:35 PDT
Arduino-Based Shadow Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Shadow-Alarm/
Arduino-Based Shadow Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/EJLQ/I4GWUABB/FVUEJLQI4GWUABB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/EJLQ/I4GWUABB/FVUEJLQI4GWUABB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/EJLQ/I4GWUABB/FVUEJLQI4GWUABB.SMALL.jpg dsouzajovian Shadow alarms are usually used for protection against theft. A shadow alarm is a device that sounds an alarm when a shadow falls on it.Described here is a simple circuit of an arduino based shadow alarm.This compact shadow alarm unit is capable of sensing a moving shadow in a restricted area, and ca...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 04:30:12 PST
Simple Distance Measuring Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Simple-Measuring-Device/
Simple Distance Measuring Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/W9IY/IATH5OUC/FJ7W9IYIATH5OUC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/W9IY/IATH5OUC/FJ7W9IYIATH5OUC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/W9IY/IATH5OUC/FJ7W9IYIATH5OUC.SMALL.jpg Samuel_Alexander In this project we are going to learn how to use the HC-SR04 PING))) ultrasonic sensor to measure distance. This sensor is also often used on robots to detect obstacles. Difficulty level: EasyTime needed: ±10 minutes Things You'll Need HC-SR04 PING sensor (x1)Arduino UNO (x1)LCD 16x2 (x1)9V batte...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 08:00:16 PDT
Another Easier Inverted Pendulum Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Easier-Inverted-Pendulum/
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By: ArduinoDeXXX

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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 05:54:31 PDT
Stickytape Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/Stickytape-Sensors/
Stickytape Sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/GHWO/FTVVI29Y/FLBGHWOFTVVI29Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/GHWO/FTVVI29Y/FLBGHWOFTVVI29Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/GHWO/FTVVI29Y/FLBGHWOFTVVI29Y.SMALL.jpg Plusea Simple Pressure and Bend Sensors made from stickytape, Velostat, conductive thread and small pieces of conductive fabric. Basically you just have to get the conductive surface and Velostat ratio right. I find the following methods work best. As little conductive thread as necessary to cover the sen...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2009 11:01:47 PDT
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SMALL.jpg RoyPeer In this Instructable I will show you how to build a robot that is controlled via Bluetooth using a keyboard, has a graphical user interface built with processing that displays the input from the keyboard and actually turns the whole bushiness into a great fun, and It's also economical to build. I've...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT
Arduino Thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Thermostat/
Arduino Thermostat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/YMU2/IL9Q7D0Y/FT9YMU2IL9Q7D0Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/YMU2/IL9Q7D0Y/FT9YMU2IL9Q7D0Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/YMU2/IL9Q7D0Y/FT9YMU2IL9Q7D0Y.SMALL.jpg MicahB9 The idea is simple, use an Arduino and a few simple components along with a small LCD screen to create a functioning thermostat.But can it be done?Read on and find out! Materials Hardware1 x breadboard. I ended up using 2 smaller ones, as you can see in the picture.1 x Arduino Uno1 x 16x2 LCD scr...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 12:03:54 PST
Simple RC Stick Plane Build(CAD Model Included) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-RC-Stick-Plane-BuildCAD-Model-Included/
Simple RC Stick Plane Build(CAD Model Included) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/DAOQ/IJEMO2JJ/FFVDAOQIJEMO2JJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/DAOQ/IJEMO2JJ/FFVDAOQIJEMO2JJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/DAOQ/IJEMO2JJ/FFVDAOQIJEMO2JJ.SMALL.jpg Dhipak Bala This is a simple RC plane designed around a 1/2''x1/2'' dowel for the fuselage. The advantage to such a design is the ease of modification -the electronics and any desired sensors can be placed almost anywhere along the fuselage. The plane is propelled via a brushless motor spinning a 10'' propeller...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 14:16:53 PST
how to control 8 leds using arduino uno http://www.instructables.com/id/how-make-8-leds-blinking-with-arduino/
how to control 8 leds using arduino uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/3151/H4AG4Y6X/F9B3151H4AG4Y6X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/3151/H4AG4Y6X/F9B3151H4AG4Y6X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/3151/H4AG4Y6X/F9B3151H4AG4Y6X.SMALL.jpg Pranavthegreat hey guys this is my first arduino project  plz  comment how u feel.        Things u need As this is easy project for beginner's so parts are also simple  Parts: 1- Arduino uno or any other board will work 1-Beardboard 9- jumper wires or wires will also do  8 -leds any color u like i used 3 red, 3...
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Sat, 7 Jul 2012 09:05:52 PDT
Simple 9v usb charger in an Altoids tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-9v-usb-charger-in-an-Altoids-tin/
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Sat, 3 Apr 2010 19:35:14 PDT
Raspberry Pi Sega Mega Drive/Genesis II Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Sega-Mega-DriveGenesis-II-Case/
Raspberry Pi Sega Mega Drive/Genesis II Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/Z2Y4/H2MYJXNM/F0WZ2Y4H2MYJXNM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/Z2Y4/H2MYJXNM/F0WZ2Y4H2MYJXNM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/Z2Y4/H2MYJXNM/F0WZ2Y4H2MYJXNM.SMALL.jpg osholt I received my Raspberry Pi and decided I needed a case. I didn't have much available to me in terms of laser cutters, 3D printers or woodwork skills etc. so I thought laterally. I'd previously had the idea of using the Pi as an emulator so I thought, "why wouldn't a Pi fit in a Mega Drive case?". Ab...
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Sat, 26 May 2012 09:14:27 PDT
SIMPLE LINE FOLLOWER ROBOT(single Sensor) http://www.instructables.com/id/SIMPLE-LINE-FOLLOWER-ROBOTsingle-Sensor/
SIMPLE LINE FOLLOWER ROBOT(single Sensor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/TVYQ/IMK66ZYY/FCPTVYQIMK66ZYY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/TVYQ/IMK66ZYY/FCPTVYQIMK66ZYY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/TVYQ/IMK66ZYY/FCPTVYQIMK66ZYY.SMALL.jpg Karthik_Innovator Hello guys in this tutorial lets see how to make an simple line follower robot with single infra-red sensor. INTRODUCTION: Usually for beginners in Robotics this is your first robot to play with Since this robot has some basic functions and basic programming learning this is like learning the A,B...
By: Karthik_Innovator

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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 01:27:04 PDT
Transformerless Adjustable Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Transformerless-Adjustable-Joule-Thief/
Transformerless Adjustable Joule Thief - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/ZOOF/IVO45E22/FBNZOOFIVO45E22.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/ZOOF/IVO45E22/FBNZOOFIVO45E22.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/ZOOF/IVO45E22/FBNZOOFIVO45E22.SMALL.jpg DIY Circuits Did you have problems winding the toroidal transformer of a regular joule thief? If so then this instructable is for you! And if not it is also an interesting circuit to see.In this instructable I will show you how I made the simplest joule thief I know of with only an inductor! Demonstration A j...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 02:37:24 PST
RC Truck to Arduino Robot w/ multiple sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Truck-Arduino-Robot/
RC Truck to Arduino Robot w/ multiple sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/6NLN/HOQ6PCPN/F616NLNHOQ6PCPN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/6NLN/HOQ6PCPN/F616NLNHOQ6PCPN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/6NLN/HOQ6PCPN/F616NLNHOQ6PCPN.SMALL.jpg immrroboto This instructable covers the conversion of an RC truck into an Arduino controlled robot. My intent when beginning this project was to A) learn more about Arduino and programming B) build a reliable low cost platform to expand upon C) spend more money than I should at Radio Shack. So if you are look...
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 23:53:49 PST
Simple OP Amp radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-OP-Amp-radio/
Simple OP Amp radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/8FI2/GB3XJ95R/FU68FI2GB3XJ95R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/8FI2/GB3XJ95R/FU68FI2GB3XJ95R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/8FI2/GB3XJ95R/FU68FI2GB3XJ95R.SMALL.jpg MacDynamo This is just what you think it is, a radio made with an op amp. This is just as accidental and simplistic as my other radio instructable (the 555 radio) and actually made me ask myself if I was just an RF magnet or something. There is only about a handful of parts you need and while somewhat pricey ...
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Sat, 3 Jul 2010 20:08:58 PDT
Make Your Own Simple & Cheap Portable Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Simple-Cheap-Portable-Bluetooth-Spea/
Make Your Own Simple & Cheap Portable Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/8RLQ/IVA547DQ/FJD8RLQIVA547DQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/8RLQ/IVA547DQ/FJD8RLQIVA547DQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/8RLQ/IVA547DQ/FJD8RLQIVA547DQ.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to build a simple portable bluetooth speaker that can play its tunes up to 30 hours continuously. Most of the used components can be found for only 22$ in total which makes this a pretty low budget project. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives yo...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 07:46:04 PST
How to Charge your cell phones with normal batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Charge-your-cell-phones-with-normal-batteri/
How to Charge your cell phones with normal batteries - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/OLPA/HF2439Q9/F5OOLPAHF2439Q9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/OLPA/HF2439Q9/F5OOLPAHF2439Q9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/OLPA/HF2439Q9/F5OOLPAHF2439Q9.SMALL.jpg chiragcollz THIS INSTRUCTABLE IS ABOUT HOW  U CAN CHARGE ALL OF YOUR CELL PHONES WITH NORAML AA BATTERIES. DURING ONE OF MY SUMMER VACCATION I FORGET MY PHONE  CHARGER AT HOME AND DONT WANT TO SPEND MY MONEY FOR NEW CHARGER. SO I THINK TO CHARGE MY PHONE AT HOME USING A HOME MADE AA BATTERIES CHARGER.SO HERE WE...
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Sat, 6 Apr 2013 10:46:41 PDT
Make an Simple Motion Sensor Relay Board (PIR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Simple-Motion-Sensor-Board-PIR/
Make an Simple Motion Sensor Relay Board (PIR) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/E64R/IA56PFAT/FLFE64RIA56PFAT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/E64R/IA56PFAT/FLFE64RIA56PFAT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/E64R/IA56PFAT/FLFE64RIA56PFAT.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hi Everybody,After an Successful Hit & Featured with " Make an Simple Motion Sensor Led Light" I Started thinking about anything else....So , I am here with ' Make an Motion Sensor Relay Board! " It's Just the Same but with a improvement which i got from previous instructable Comments.In this instru...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 05:45:54 PDT
Power Drill to Belt Sander Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Drill-to-Belt-Sander-Conversion/
Power Drill to Belt Sander Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/2APK/IU9UQ04E/F3Q2APKIU9UQ04E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/2APK/IU9UQ04E/F3Q2APKIU9UQ04E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/2APK/IU9UQ04E/F3Q2APKIU9UQ04E.SMALL.jpg 24Eng Some people spend a lot of money on a 3D printer then don't have money for other tools. I did that. I wanted a 1" (25mm) wide belt sander but it wasn't in the budget. Instead of admitting defeat, I decided to make parts for my own belt sander. Creating the project with only 3D printed parts would ha...
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 21:54:47 PDT
How to Make a Pure Black Photography Background http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Pure-Black-Photography-Background/
How to Make a Pure Black Photography Background - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/QUWO/IU9VF1FX/F2MQUWOIU9VF1FX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/QUWO/IU9VF1FX/F2MQUWOIU9VF1FX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/QUWO/IU9VF1FX/F2MQUWOIU9VF1FX.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 If you've seen some of my other Instructables, you would know that I'm a bit pedantic about the thumbnails of my Instructables. My pictures have to be PERFECT.I was inspired to try a black background after practically giving up on white backgrounds. In my opinion, taking a picture on a white backgr...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:24:36 PDT
LCD 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-3D-Printer/
LCD 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SMALL.jpg lcs5000 I am a fifteen year old who took an interest in 3D printing about two years ago. I tried and failed to build a fused deposition modeling 3D printer. There were too many moving parts that I had issues with. So, I began exploring simpler, less complex printers. I came across the "Olo" smartphone 3D pr...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 07:44:28 PDT
18650 Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/18650-Battery-Charger-1/
18650 Battery Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/BQNR/IU8WEIPQ/FPEBQNRIU8WEIPQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/BQNR/IU8WEIPQ/FPEBQNRIU8WEIPQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/BQNR/IU8WEIPQ/FPEBQNRIU8WEIPQ.SMALL.jpg Kester1 Hey guys Kester here! Today I'll be showing you guys how to make a 18650 battery charger! Without further a do, let's get started! Patreon As you may or may not know, I am Kester. I have a YouTube channel that is based on making electronics videos and diy videos and tutorials. As me making lots o...
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:49:16 PDT
Pimp Your Car's Stereo. Adding Bluetooth to Your Head-unit. ($2,- Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-Your-Cars-Stereo-Adding-Bluetooth-to-Your-Hea/
Pimp Your Car's Stereo. Adding Bluetooth to Your Head-unit. ($2,- Project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/AEHD/ITW2KHD9/FVFAEHDITW2KHD9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/AEHD/ITW2KHD9/FVFAEHDITW2KHD9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/AEHD/ITW2KHD9/FVFAEHDITW2KHD9.SMALL.jpg Meatlove Modern times ask for modern solutions. Many of us drive cars older than the modern smartphone. And there lies a problem. How you're gonna stream your favorite music to your speakers.A lot of cars have a AUX (auxiliary) port to connect devices such as your smartphone. But having loose cables in your ...
By: Meatlove

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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 13:21:15 PDT
ATtiny85/45/25 LED dice (Super simple and CHEAP!) http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny854525-LED-dice-Super-simple-and-CHEAP/
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 09:05:15 PDT
How To: Soldering http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Soldering/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 10:29:00 PDT
Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulating-70W-Spectrum-Balanced-LED-Panel-Doesn/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:42:47 PDT
Automatic Home surveillance system using arduino(simple and cheap) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Home-surveillance-system-using-arduinosi/
Automatic Home surveillance system using arduino(simple and cheap) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/DP6Y/I05EYC95/F21DP6YI05EYC95.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/DP6Y/I05EYC95/F21DP6YI05EYC95.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/DP6Y/I05EYC95/F21DP6YI05EYC95.SMALL.jpg vigneshraja The goal of my project is to achieve Automatic home surveillance system without any manual interference. In general other surveillance system it is necessary to power ON TV and camera receiver every time. And also it needs to any user input to view who is standing out side. But in my p...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:27:52 PDT
How To Remove Static From Videos and Audios Using Audacity!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Remove-Static-From-Videos-and-Audios-Using-/
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 23:40:42 PST
AC PWM dimmer for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/AC-PWM-Dimmer-for-Arduino/
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By: diy_bloke

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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 05:39:13 PDT
Operation Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Operation-Game/
Operation Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/TSVV/FB0B2608/FD9TSVVFB0B2608.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/TSVV/FB0B2608/FD9TSVVFB0B2608.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/TSVV/FB0B2608/FD9TSVVFB0B2608.SMALL.gif steven.folkins This is the third lesson from a Simple Circuit Unit that I created for middle school and high school students. It is fun and involves hands-on learning. For more cool hands-on engineering projects check out Machine Science (This is where I work).http://www.machinescience.org/catalog Simple Circuit...
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Fri, 4 Jan 2008 09:30:33 PST
Li - Ion battery level indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-Ion-battery-level-indicator/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:28:44 PDT
led + arduino "running light" (very simple, good for beginners) http://www.instructables.com/id/ledarduino-running-light/
led + arduino "running light" (very simple, good for beginners) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/SX58/GJQE9E7R/FQ7SX58GJQE9E7R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/SX58/GJQE9E7R/FQ7SX58GJQE9E7R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/SX58/GJQE9E7R/FQ7SX58GJQE9E7R.SMALL.jpg quaddel hello  so this is my first arduino project. it is very very simple and it is good for beginners basicly its just leds hooked up in a row to make a running light Materials -8 x Led (I used 3V Leds because i didnt have 5v ones) -Arduino -Breadboard -Jumper Wires Optional: -Prototyping Shield Bui...
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Tue, 8 Feb 2011 11:32:09 PST
DIY Arduino Thermometer With DS18B20 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Arduino-Thermometer-With-DS18B20/
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Sat, 10 Oct 2015 11:39:12 PDT
Upgrade your Laptop's CD/DVD Drive to Blu-Ray!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Uprade-a-DVD-Drive-to-a-Blu-Ray-Drive/
Upgrade your Laptop's CD/DVD Drive to Blu-Ray!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/5R8D/I8766DJP/FXG5R8DI8766DJP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/5R8D/I8766DJP/FXG5R8DI8766DJP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/5R8D/I8766DJP/FXG5R8DI8766DJP.SMALL.jpg HowTo101 This Instructable will show you how to upgrade your laptop's cd\dvd drive to blu-ray, giving you the ability to play & burn cd's, dvd's and blu-rays.Make sure you have the right size drive before you upgrade. Laptop dvd and blu-ray drives come in 7.5mm, 9.5mm and 12.7mm. Next you will need a progra...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 12:54:56 PDT
DIY Mini Air Conditioner http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-Air-Conditioner/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 00:23:09 PDT
Create the Ultimate Noise Cancelling Earphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-the-Ultimate-Noise-Cancelling-Earphones/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2009 02:11:15 PST
Super simple Raspberry Pi 433MHz home automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Raspberry-Pi-433MHz-Home-Automation/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 04:57:00 PST
Breadboarding: The Darlington Pair http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadboarding-The-Darlington-Pair/
Breadboarding: The Darlington Pair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/JW7K/H7ZPBXL9/FXTJW7KH7ZPBXL9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/JW7K/H7ZPBXL9/FXTJW7KH7ZPBXL9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/JW7K/H7ZPBXL9/FXTJW7KH7ZPBXL9.SMALL.jpg KJ4ZVQ Recently, iv found myself surfing Ibles, and noticed alot of simple circuits, but few show, or even better, explain the fundamental circuit of  the Darlington Pair. I plan, by the time that you have flipped through this article, to have shed a great deal of light on this great circuit for the beginn...
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 14:09:59 PDT
Simple Transistor Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Transistor-Tester-1/
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 19:06:15 PDT
DIY | Easy Arduino Laser Tripwire Security System! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Easy-Arduino-Laser-Tripwire-Security-System/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 07:07:33 PDT
Ultra Low Cost 3D Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Low-Cost-3D-Scanner/
Ultra Low Cost 3D Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/SCO2/IOVRBYZF/F0RSCO2IOVRBYZF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/SCO2/IOVRBYZF/F0RSCO2IOVRBYZF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/SCO2/IOVRBYZF/F0RSCO2IOVRBYZF.SMALL.jpg tobychui Recently, I build myself a 3D scanner that works sort of ok, but due to its cheap cost, it was very slow and low quality. However, it is a fun project to do though. Pre-Version This is a pre-version of the 3D Scanner. As you can see, it contain a mount for Ultrasound Sensor, a straw that make the...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 03:14:12 PDT
Internet Of Things with Raspberry Pi - 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-IOT-project-for-Beginners/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 08:47:42 PDT
Control Servo with Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Servo-with-Light/
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Sun, 20 Feb 2011 13:02:53 PST
DIY Electro-Magnetic Levitation! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electro-Magnetic-Levitation/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 02:37:08 PDT