Instructables: exploring - technology - solder - make http://www.instructables.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 03:29:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) http://www.instructables.com/id/R-Pi-control-Android-iPhone-via-OSC/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:04:26 PDT
High Power LED Rechargeable Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Power-LED-Rechargeable-Torch/
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 01:22:00 PDT
build shiney brass camera to use standard m42 lenses on posh medium format film! http://www.instructables.com/id/use-m42-lenses-on-medium-format-film/
build shiney brass camera to use standard m42 lenses on posh medium format film! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/I6KO/HHS9S09Y/FDMI6KOHHS9S09Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/I6KO/HHS9S09Y/FDMI6KOHHS9S09Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/I6KO/HHS9S09Y/FDMI6KOHHS9S09Y.SMALL.jpg crazyg so i wanted to use lenses for 35mm film on medium format film.not quite as straght forward as you might think, medium format film likes its lenses far away and 35mm film like to be close to its lens..i explored the possibility of making a panaramic shift and a blend, due to forces beyond my ability ...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:55:59 PDT
Repairing an Iphone/Ipod touch charging cable (4th gen. and down) http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-an-IphoneIpod-touch-charging-cable-4th/
Repairing an Iphone/Ipod touch charging cable (4th gen. and down) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/BGC1/HEBNAT29/FPUBGC1HEBNAT29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/BGC1/HEBNAT29/FPUBGC1HEBNAT29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/BGC1/HEBNAT29/FPUBGC1HEBNAT29.SMALL.jpg bboyArthur A couple of days ago my brother stopped by. He said he bought a 3 meter charging cable for his Iphone 4S, but it didn't work. He said he ordered it at a website without warranty, so he asked me if I could repair it. I said I'd look whether or not I could repair it. To tell you the result: I did it a...
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Sat, 23 Mar 2013 03:42:35 PDT
$1.50 Arduino TV Annoyer!! (Turns TVs on when you want them off) http://www.instructables.com/id/150-Arduino-TV-Annoyer-Turns-TVs-on-when-you-/
$1.50 Arduino TV Annoyer!! (Turns TVs on when you want them off) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/QT5L/H52FXKOO/F4YQT5LH52FXKOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/QT5L/H52FXKOO/F4YQT5LH52FXKOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/QT5L/H52FXKOO/F4YQT5LH52FXKOO.SMALL.jpg xBacon Hey Arduino fans! Here is an 'ible for making a device that turns TVs on when you want them off, and off then you want them on! If you hide it in something inconspicuous, it would make a great April Fools joke or gag gift. And the best part is that the total parts cost is less than $1.50!! (Assumin...
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Wed, 1 Aug 2012 11:06:25 PDT
Print Out Overhead Watch Light [Cheap and Easy and Solder-less ] http://www.instructables.com/id/Print-Out-Overhead-Watch-Light-Cheap-and-Easy-and/
Print Out Overhead Watch Light [Cheap and Easy and Solder-less ] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/HUHT/H2WESXW3/FBRHUHTH2WESXW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/HUHT/H2WESXW3/FBRHUHTH2WESXW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/HUHT/H2WESXW3/FBRHUHTH2WESXW3.SMALL.jpg TechKid67 This Instructable is for those who have watches that do not have built in lights. I find it quite irritating to not be able to see my watch in the dark therefore I developed this easy print out version of an overhead light.  Difficulty: Beginner  Price: Aprox. $3 Time: 5-10 Min Begin After mea...
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Sun, 3 Jun 2012 18:05:19 PDT
How to Make an Electronic Metronome http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Electronic-Metronome/
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Tue, 1 Dec 2009 10:33:44 PST
Make a Hot Knife using a soldering iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hot-Knife-using-a-soldering-iron/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2009 07:51:03 PST
The Arduino LED Cube!! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Arduino-LED-Cube/
The Arduino LED Cube!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/Y98N/FOD7XSA7/FELY98NFOD7XSA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/Y98N/FOD7XSA7/FELY98NFOD7XSA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/Y98N/FOD7XSA7/FELY98NFOD7XSA7.SMALL.jpg robotkid249 Are you bored? Let's try making an LED cube. A work of art, that lights up. Check out my new project on sending a balloon into space!! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Space-Balloon-Project-Stratohab-Success-High/ What in the world is and LED? LED is an acronym for Light Emitting Diode, where ...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2008 18:46:31 PST
LED Snake http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Snake/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2008 11:41:09 PDT
How to make a cheap as free, and easy "helping hands" for small parts. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-free-cheap-easy-helping-hands-fo/
How to make a cheap as free, and easy "helping hands" for small parts. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/S55G/FCZDYV8O/F72S55GFCZDYV8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/S55G/FCZDYV8O/F72S55GFCZDYV8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/S55G/FCZDYV8O/F72S55GFCZDYV8O.SMALL.jpg GorillazMiko Well, this morning (2.23.08) and yesterday (2.22.08), I was trying to solder something, but I didn't have a helping hands, so I made this this morning. (2.23.08) It works GREAT for me, usually no problems. VERY easy to make, basically free, all you need is less than 10 seconds (unless.... look at ...
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Sun, 24 Feb 2008 11:33:22 PST
A Simple Solution To The Infamous Helping Hand's Problem http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Solution-To-The--Infamous-Helping-Hands-/
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Fri, 23 Nov 2007 22:01:49 PST
Create Your Own Electronic Game Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Your-Own-Electronic-Game-Kit/
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Mon, 9 Apr 2007 21:45:26 PDT
MiniPOV3 Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/MiniPOV3-Kit/
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Sat, 24 Mar 2007 21:56:01 PDT
Game of Life Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Life-Kit/
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Fri, 23 Mar 2007 16:53:53 PDT