Instructables: exploring - technology - soldering http://www.instructables.com Thu, 8 Dec 2016 16:38:47 PST BLOX v1.01 Simon Says Arduino-compatible Soldering Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simon-Says-Arduino-compatible-Soldering-Kit/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 20:52:04 PST
Music Dancing Light With LED & TIP 31 http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Dancing-Light-With-LED-TIP-31/
Music Dancing Light With LED & TIP 31 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/XJIY/IW6PJU95/FTXXJIYIW6PJU95.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/XJIY/IW6PJU95/FTXXJIYIW6PJU95.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/XJIY/IW6PJU95/FTXXJIYIW6PJU95.SMALL.jpg AshiqurR9 Ingredients:1.TIP 31 Transistor2.LED3.Battery4.Audio 3.5mm jack5.Wires Just watch the video fully to make this project easily Please subscribe to my channel & share this video. :)Contact : Facebook Help HereWebsite: Online Support Notice: Thanks Everyone for watching this project. If you feel...
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 09:47:12 PST
How we made PCBA in Factory http://www.instructables.com/id/How-We-Made-PCBA-in-Factory/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:31:39 PST
Small motion sensing tin robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Motion-Sensing-Tin-Robot/
Small motion sensing tin robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/9B0T/IVO4NRXO/FK39B0TIVO4NRXO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/9B0T/IVO4NRXO/FK39B0TIVO4NRXO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/9B0T/IVO4NRXO/FK39B0TIVO4NRXO.SMALL.jpg tgeimer Yay - my first instructible :-)My 6 year old nephew wanted to have a robot to guard his room, so I decided to build one for / with him. It was supposed to have green eyes that turn red when an intruder is detected. And an alarm siren should go off. In the video you can see the final result.Each robo...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:38:23 PST
Turntable Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Turntable-Restoration/
Turntable Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SMALL.jpg djpolymath I picked up this turntable from an estate sale and I was assured it was in working order. I didn't find out until I arrived home that it wouldn't power on and the stylus had popped loose. It was still a good deal, but it needed work. After a little restoration I planned on putting it in my record ca...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 11:04:14 PST
Flashing Eyes Bat Lawn Stake Halloween Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashing-Eyes-Bat-Lawn-Stake-Halloween-Decoration/
Flashing Eyes Bat Lawn Stake Halloween Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/4NUD/IVO3HOSU/FUE4NUDIVO3HOSU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/4NUD/IVO3HOSU/FUE4NUDIVO3HOSU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/4NUD/IVO3HOSU/FUE4NUDIVO3HOSU.SMALL.jpg anthonymaselli Taking robotics this year has taught me how to use computer science and technology to make cool and interesting projects. Using what we learned from the class, my partner and I were able to create a cool and simple little decoration that you can put up on your lawn, door, or most whatever you want t...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 06:36:04 PST
Soldering station using inviot U1, an arduino compatible board. http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-Station-Using-InvIoT-U1-an-Arduino-Compa/
Soldering station using inviot U1, an arduino compatible board. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/8CRN/IVA4KQZ7/F6M8CRNIVA4KQZ7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/8CRN/IVA4KQZ7/F6M8CRNIVA4KQZ7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/8CRN/IVA4KQZ7/F6M8CRNIVA4KQZ7.SMALL.jpg InvIoT Soldering station using.InvIoT U1 an (Arduino compatible) board..I am using the InvIoT U1 board to build a soldering station. There is a sensor with a wire connecting to the base of the soldering station with the InvIoT U1. That way I sense that the soldering iron is on the base, and if is sitting t...
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 17:10:36 PST
Cheap Fix for a Damaged Desoldering Iron Tip http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Fix-for-a-Damaged-Desoldering-Iron-Tip/
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 01:08:58 PST
BeatFlower With Digispark/ATtiny85 and WS2812b http://www.instructables.com/id/BeatFlower-With-DigisparkATtiny85-and-WS2812b/
BeatFlower With Digispark/ATtiny85 and WS2812b - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/TNRG/IV0AQWX4/FI5TNRGIV0AQWX4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/TNRG/IV0AQWX4/FI5TNRGIV0AQWX4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/TNRG/IV0AQWX4/FI5TNRGIV0AQWX4.SMALL.jpg fairlight1337 In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to build a BeatFlower: A flower shaped, USB powered "wall light" that doubles as a color display for e.g. music on your computer.I use the following components in this tutorial: 5x 12 bit RGB LED ring using the WS2812b controller 1x ATtiny85 microcontrolle...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 06:56:10 PST
Updating BangGood 4in1 Multi Protocol Tx Module Frsky Taranis Turnigy 9xr Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Updating-BangGood-4in1-Multi-Protocol-Tx-Module-Fr/
Updating BangGood 4in1 Multi Protocol Tx Module Frsky Taranis Turnigy 9xr Pro - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/LFQK/IV0B3YKI/F06LFQKIV0B3YKI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/LFQK/IV0B3YKI/F06LFQKIV0B3YKI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/LFQK/IV0B3YKI/F06LFQKIV0B3YKI.SMALL.jpg f1racer A guide to update the 4 in 1 multi module from BangGood. I'd advising updating only if you really need to since you can potentially mess things up."The 4 in 1 wireless module integrate four RF chips (CC2500, NRF24L01, A7105, CYRF6936) into one single circuit board,with MCU baseplate, can support a ...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 18:36:49 PST
The problem: Nano Drone Battery Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Problem-Nano-Drone-Battery-Repair/
The problem: Nano Drone Battery Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/CUJC/IUYDE9S0/FI4CUJCIUYDE9S0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/CUJC/IUYDE9S0/FI4CUJCIUYDE9S0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/CUJC/IUYDE9S0/FI4CUJCIUYDE9S0.SMALL.jpg Rthametz You buy a drone, crack open the packaging, stick the batteries in the controller and expect and get pumped to fly that sucker straight into your ceiling, only to find, no such luck.Battery corrosion happens, and its annoying, if you're lucky the company you bought it from will send you a new drone. ...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 18:55:36 PDT
Blinky LED Soldering Halloween Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinky-LED-Soldering-Halloween-Decoration/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 13:21:28 PDT
Turnigy 9XR Pro: 4in1 multi protocol module all in one radio transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Turnigy-9XR-Pro-4in1-Multi-Protocol-Module-All-in-/
Turnigy 9XR Pro: 4in1 multi protocol module all in one radio transmitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/IAFA/IV0A7XOI/FETIAFAIV0A7XOI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/IAFA/IV0A7XOI/FETIAFAIV0A7XOI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/IAFA/IV0A7XOI/FETIAFAIV0A7XOI.SMALL.jpg f1racer The ultimate universal transmitter radio for RC models on a budget. The Turnigy 9XR Pro from HobbyKing can be had for about $60-$70. Compared to the FrSky Taranis ($250), it's a much cheaper option. When installed with the multimodule, the transmitter can control many types of models from many RC br...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 07:15:30 PDT
DIY ESP8266 Programming Board http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ESP8266-Programming-Board/
DIY ESP8266 Programming Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/L7KR/IUYD3JF5/FVRL7KRIUYD3JF5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/L7KR/IUYD3JF5/FVRL7KRIUYD3JF5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/L7KR/IUYD3JF5/FVRL7KRIUYD3JF5.SMALL.jpg RishabhL One of the most annoying problems of the ESP8266-01 module is that it isnot possible to plug it into a breadboard directly for fast prototyping.We need to attach the breadboard adaptor to esp and then place on the breadboard, and after that some complex connection between usb to ttl module and esp. ...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 03:38:34 PDT
The Ultimate Wire Soldering Guide for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Wire-Soldering-Guide-for-Beginners/
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 09:56:21 PDT
Sending Balanced Stereo XLR Outputs to Unbalanced Stereo TRS Input http://www.instructables.com/id/Sending-Balanced-Stereo-XLR-Outputs-to-Unbalanced-/
Sending Balanced Stereo XLR Outputs to Unbalanced Stereo TRS Input - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/INBU/IUSLIUI3/F53INBUIUSLIUI3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/INBU/IUSLIUI3/F53INBUIUSLIUI3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/INBU/IUSLIUI3/F53INBUIUSLIUI3.SMALL.jpg ehobgood This tutorial will overview creating a cable which can take a balanced stereo signal from two XLR terminated outputs and turns it into an unbalanced stereo signal terminated by a TRS connector. It includes information about the basics of unbalanced versus balanced audio signals as well as instructio...
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 07:27:18 PDT
PCB Ruler Level w/ BeagleBone Black http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Ruler-Level-W-BeagleBone-Black/
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:44:51 PDT
How Charge Drone With Smartphone ???? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-Charge-Drone-With-Smartphone-/
How Charge Drone With Smartphone ???? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/Y0XN/IUG0O6DT/F2PY0XNIUG0O6DT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/Y0XN/IUG0O6DT/F2PY0XNIUG0O6DT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/Y0XN/IUG0O6DT/F2PY0XNIUG0O6DT.SMALL.jpg TechArt Crazy yes , u can charge your Drone with smartphone, Want to know how ????Click Here for Tutorial : How To charge Drone With Smartphone TurorialAll projects Link: Click Here to watch All projects Watch Full Video Tutorial Click Here for Full Tutorial : How To charge Drone With Smartphone TurorialAll p...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:48:15 PDT
Homemade Pocket Fan | Very Easy # http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Pocket-Fan-Very-Easy-/
Homemade Pocket Fan | Very Easy # - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/OSFL/IUG0O4F9/FAMOSFLIUG0O4F9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/OSFL/IUG0O4F9/FAMOSFLIUG0O4F9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/OSFL/IUG0O4F9/FAMOSFLIUG0O4F9.SMALL.jpg TechArt Crazy Materials Required:1 9v Battery2. propeller3. Dc motor4. Switch5. Battery connector6. Glue gunFull tutorial Link: Watch Homemade Pocket Fan TutorialAll projects Link: Click Here to Watch All Projects Watch Full video Tutorial: Full tutorial Link: Watch Homemade Pocket Fan TutorialAll Projects L...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:15:14 PDT
Halloween DIY Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-DIY-Project/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:51:26 PDT
Business Card/Game Console: ATtiny85 and OLED Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Business-CardGame-Console-ATtiny85-and-OLED-Screen/
Business Card/Game Console: ATtiny85 and OLED Screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/5ASW/IU9US39C/FXZ5ASWIU9US39C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/5ASW/IU9US39C/FXZ5ASWIU9US39C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/5ASW/IU9US39C/FXZ5ASWIU9US39C.SMALL.jpg AlexFW Hi everyone!Today I'm going to show you how you can build your own business card/game console/whatever you can imagine that features a backlit I2C OLED display and an ATtiny85 Microprocessor. In this Instructable I'll tell you how a PCB that I designed actually functions, how you can build it, and w...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 11:16:24 PDT
How To Make a Flashlight | Easy Way # http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-9V-Led-Flashlight-Easy-Way-/
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:08:14 PDT
Techduino ||How to Make Your Own Homemade Arduino Uno R3|| http://www.instructables.com/id/Techduino-How-to-Make-Your-Own-Homemade-Arduino-Un/
Techduino ||How to Make Your Own Homemade Arduino Uno R3|| - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/58V4/IU3WAJCQ/FE058V4IU3WAJCQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/58V4/IU3WAJCQ/FE058V4IU3WAJCQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/58V4/IU3WAJCQ/FE058V4IU3WAJCQ.SMALL.jpg Sandy65 If you're like me, after I got my Arduino and performed a final programming on my first chip, I wanted to pull it off my Arduino Uno R3 and put it on my own circuit. This would also free up my Arduino for future projects. After reading through many web pages and forums, I was able to put together th...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 03:42:52 PDT
Soldering Connectors on Arduino Pro-Mini http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-Connectors-on-Arduino-Pro-Mini/
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 15:41:12 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 ...
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 13:21:15 PDT
Trash Soldering http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-Soldering/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 19:44:11 PDT
LED Paperclip http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Paperclip/
LED Paperclip - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F43/HDW7/ITSX5S50/F43HDW7ITSX5S50.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F43/HDW7/ITSX5S50/F43HDW7ITSX5S50.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F43/HDW7/ITSX5S50/F43HDW7ITSX5S50.SMALL.jpg Jens De Sneyder I saw this picture of these awesome LED paperclips by the Korean designer Sungho Lee (full article : http://makezine.com/2011/04/01/led-paper-clip-hyb... ). Why should you make one? Don't we always have a light on our (smart)phone? Well yes, but when your phone dies, you'll always have a back-up-li...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 12:29:56 PDT
Estación pistola desoldar soldar por aire caliente ¿15€? DIY - LOW COST - solder soldering desolder desoldering hot air gun station http://www.instructables.com/id/Estación-De-Soldadura-Por-Aire-Caliente-15/
Estación pistola desoldar soldar por aire caliente ¿15€? DIY - LOW COST - solder soldering desolder desoldering hot air gun station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/1AEP/ITVI6DKH/FGT1AEPITVI6DKH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/1AEP/ITVI6DKH/FGT1AEPITVI6DKH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/1AEP/ITVI6DKH/FGT1AEPITVI6DKH.SMALL.jpg GO chispa GO DIY / LOW COST / REWORK / HOT AIR GUN / DESOLDERING / SOLDER STATION (Mods. 858 885D 8858D 878A 878)De China nos vamos encontrando con muchas estaciones de soldadura inteligentes, casi siempre los mismos modelos comercializados bajo distintas marcas, pero ninguna de ellas por menos de 50 €urazos. A...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 09:41:49 PDT
SMD (surface mount device) Soldering 101: for the beginner http://www.instructables.com/id/SMD-surface-Mount-Device-101-for-the-Beginner/
SMD (surface mount device) Soldering 101: for the beginner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/9N2E/ITSX94T0/FOR9N2EITSX94T0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/9N2E/ITSX94T0/FOR9N2EITSX94T0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/9N2E/ITSX94T0/FOR9N2EITSX94T0.SMALL.jpg robmawe91 I will talk about the basics of SMD soldering. I will be talking about soldering with hot air not with a soldering iron. I have seen and done some SMD soldering with a soldering iron but hot air is easier.Things you will need:Hot air gun with a controllable temperature.(I have a Aoyue 866)Tweezers.I...
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 19:43:49 PDT
Soldering 101: For the beginner http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-101-for-the-Beginner/
Soldering 101: For the beginner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/H8MS/ITSWZYTO/FJJH8MSITSWZYTO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/H8MS/ITSWZYTO/FJJH8MSITSWZYTO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/H8MS/ITSWZYTO/FJJH8MSITSWZYTO.SMALL.jpg robmawe91 In this instructable I will try to teach you the basics of soldering. I have been soldering for about 14 years. I have soldered everything from 0 gauge wire to the smallest SMD connectors. Things I will go over Things you will needSolder ironsSolderGetting your solder iron readyMaking your first sol...
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 19:03:30 PDT
HackerBoxes Starter Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/HackerBoxes-Starter-Workshop/
HackerBoxes Starter Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/GFVK/ITVV1OK7/FKJGFVKITVV1OK7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/GFVK/ITVV1OK7/FKJGFVKITVV1OK7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/GFVK/ITVV1OK7/FKJGFVKITVV1OK7.SMALL.jpg HackerBoxes The HackerBoxes Starter Workshop was designed to provide an entry point for those wishing to get started in the hobby of DIY electronics. This includes those interested in joining the HackerBoxes monthly subscription box. The Starter Workshop is available here.Projects in the monthly subscription ...
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 16:14:31 PDT
Raspberry pi GPS logger http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-GPS-Logger/
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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 12:54:59 PDT
Cheap DIY Micro SD Card to Arduino Adaptor - and How to Use Stripboard / Veroboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DIY-Micro-SD-Card-to-Arduino-Adaptor-and-How/
Cheap DIY Micro SD Card to Arduino Adaptor - and How to Use Stripboard / Veroboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/HZ4M/ITKJDSLF/FEWHZ4MITKJDSLF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/HZ4M/ITKJDSLF/FEWHZ4MITKJDSLF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/HZ4M/ITKJDSLF/FEWHZ4MITKJDSLF.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic You can probably build this from parts lying around your workshop, but the access speed to the card is limited to about 4MHz or SPI half speed.You will need:Micro SD cardMicro to full size SD card adaptorStripboard / veroboard / prototyping board3.3V voltage regulator - I used an LD1117AV333 x 1k8 r...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:46:42 PDT
The Ultimate PVC Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-PVC-Quadcopter/
The Ultimate PVC Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/O6SH/ITKJ4RMI/F4BO6SHITKJ4RMI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/O6SH/ITKJ4RMI/F4BO6SHITKJ4RMI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/O6SH/ITKJ4RMI/F4BO6SHITKJ4RMI.SMALL.jpg thomasjarrett16 Whether you're a beginner looking for a quadcopter to help you get your feet wet in scratch building, or you're a little more experienced and are just searching for a cheap and reliable frame, look no further than The Ultimate PVC Quadcopter! This is a 450mm frame that is extremely cheap, at around ...
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:32:08 PDT
Desk lamp smoke extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Lamp-Smoke-Extractor/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:59:42 PDT
Repair microwave's matrix keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Microwaves-Matrix-Keypad/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:06:15 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
Soldering Wires - Splice and T-Tap http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-Wires-Splice-and-T-Tap/
Soldering Wires - Splice and T-Tap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/O56B/IT4RS1DD/F2IO56BIT4RS1DD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/O56B/IT4RS1DD/F2IO56BIT4RS1DD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/O56B/IT4RS1DD/F2IO56BIT4RS1DD.SMALL.jpg Man Up Soldering is one of those skills that every maker and DIY'er should have under their belt. It's actually easy to do, but it's easy to do wrong too. What is soldering? Basically, it's like gluing two wires together*, but instead of a glue, you're using another metal. That metal is called "solder". In...
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 14:25:55 PDT
Bionic Clicker MKI http://www.instructables.com/id/Bionic-Clicker-MKI/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 12:10:54 PDT
Make a Soldering Iron Out of a Lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Soldering-Iron-Out-of-a-Lighter/
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 11:20:44 PDT
Laser cut soldering air purifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Soldering-Air-Purifier/
Laser cut soldering air purifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/LK76/ISCB6R0I/FDGLK76ISCB6R0I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/LK76/ISCB6R0I/FDGLK76ISCB6R0I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/LK76/ISCB6R0I/FDGLK76ISCB6R0I.SMALL.jpg DanielGraungaard I have always wanted to have a small air purifier around when I am soldering electronics.When I found a guide from Make magazine that showed how to make a portable fume extractor I knew that I wanted to build it for myself!However I did not like the tin case. I do however have access to a lasercutte...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:26:10 PDT
Third Hand (Helping Hand) http://www.instructables.com/id/Third-Hand-Helping-Hand/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 03:59:27 PDT
Repair/ Reuse Dead LED Bulbs for USB Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Reuse-Dead-LED-Bulbs-for-USB-Power/
Repair/ Reuse Dead LED Bulbs for USB Power - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/AU5E/IRXTDKDQ/FNQAU5EIRXTDKDQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/AU5E/IRXTDKDQ/FNQAU5EIRXTDKDQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/AU5E/IRXTDKDQ/FNQAU5EIRXTDKDQ.SMALL.jpg bhvm The LED household bulbs (A-lamps) are here to stay. They brought in Very high efficiency (Compared to stupid Incans), Less heat output; and more importantly, Longer operating life.However there are still times where an LED bulb fails. Interestingly, the usual failure mode of LED bulb is just the bus...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 08:24:37 PDT
Assembling SmartMini boards http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembling-SmartMini-Boards/
Assembling SmartMini boards - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/549X/IRXSXYR0/F92549XIRXSXYR0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/549X/IRXSXYR0/F92549XIRXSXYR0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/549X/IRXSXYR0/F92549XIRXSXYR0.SMALL.jpg trusley_mike SmartrMini boards are great for developing Arduino Pro Mini projects and products. They come with all surface mount components pre-soldered but they require assembly of through hole components before use.I was very nervous about soldering when I first started: "what if I overheat something?", "what...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 07:27:20 PDT
How to make your own Emf Detector || BJT as a switch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Own-Emf-Detector-BJT-As-a-Switch/
How to make your own Emf Detector || BJT as a switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/ZHYK/IR9EIJL6/FHXZHYKIR9EIJL6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/ZHYK/IR9EIJL6/FHXZHYKIR9EIJL6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/ZHYK/IR9EIJL6/FHXZHYKIR9EIJL6.SMALL.jpg macfeil25 We can sense voltage in a circuit using a multimeter by connecting two probes at two different point in a circuit ie basically contact voltage detector.As far as the era is concerned there also exist Non contact voltage detector. You can simply buy one,but that will be too boring for an electronics ...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 21:10:00 PDT
ClamClock - A Binary Timekeeper http://www.instructables.com/id/ClamClock-a-Binary-Timekeeper/
ClamClock - A Binary Timekeeper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/XNRP/IRDUSSRV/FAZXNRPIRDUSSRV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/XNRP/IRDUSSRV/FAZXNRPIRDUSSRV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/XNRP/IRDUSSRV/FAZXNRPIRDUSSRV.SMALL.jpg limbeck-engineering ClamClock is a binary timekeeper specifically designed for learning about soldering, electronics, and binary. It is a DIY kit for beginners learning about electronics or enthusiasts who are looking for an interesting clock. ClamClock is designed in America and made from high quality components givin...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 15:25:08 PDT
Mr. Octopus Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Mr-Octopus-Nightlight/
Mr. Octopus Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/QB84/IR9EA1Z7/F1IQB84IR9EA1Z7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/QB84/IR9EA1Z7/F1IQB84IR9EA1Z7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/QB84/IR9EA1Z7/F1IQB84IR9EA1Z7.SMALL.jpg orangeberry12 Well, what started off as a simple exercise in Grasshopper and an introduction to Arduino has transformed into a year-long educational experience in simple electronics, DIY PCBs, 3d printing, clearing extruder heads, and most importantly, PATIENCE. Today, I am happy to present Mr. Octopus: the inter...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:45:22 PDT
Solar Powered SM Fox Blinky LED Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-SM-Fox-Blinky-LED-Jewelry/
Solar Powered SM Fox Blinky LED Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/1HUO/IR9E8FY6/F6B1HUOIR9E8FY6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/1HUO/IR9E8FY6/F6B1HUOIR9E8FY6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/1HUO/IR9E8FY6/F6B1HUOIR9E8FY6.SMALL.jpg lumenjewelry Ready to up your soldering game and try some surface mount components? Disappointed with the boring "learn to surface mount solder" kits that do nothing and look lame? Well we've got your answer, our advanced blinky Fox surface mount soldering kit. She don't say noth'n, she's too cool for that nonse...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:54:06 PDT
Simple and Fun Proximity Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Fun-Proximity-Alarm/
Simple and Fun Proximity Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/4WL2/IR6IMTVI/FII4WL2IR6IMTVI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/4WL2/IR6IMTVI/FII4WL2IR6IMTVI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/4WL2/IR6IMTVI/FII4WL2IR6IMTVI.SMALL.jpg Lucas Reed Do you have a pesky sibling or pet that sneaks up on you? Are cars always in your blind spot? Create a proximity alarm that alerts you to approaching objects. This simple guide will teach you how to create a proximity alarm that will light up and make noise when something approaches. An ultrasonic r...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:50:54 PDT
Simple Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fume-Extractor/
Simple Fume Extractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/ACVN/IR3ZT9RK/FSKACVNIR3ZT9RK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/ACVN/IR3ZT9RK/FSKACVNIR3ZT9RK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/ACVN/IR3ZT9RK/FSKACVNIR3ZT9RK.SMALL.jpg TMCKS Hello!I made this simple fume extractor for when I'm soldering. It's made from an old citation holder and a spare computer fan. You really can use anything you want to mount the fan on and to hold the activated carbon filter. I chose this citation holder for the following reasons: it's durable, it's...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:13:46 PDT