Instructables: exploring - technology - speaker http://www.instructables.com Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:36:16 PST BLOX v1.01 Cheap Speaker Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Speaker-Backpack/
Cheap Speaker Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/U8CR/I5GMXVZ9/FCZU8CRI5GMXVZ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/U8CR/I5GMXVZ9/FCZU8CRI5GMXVZ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/U8CR/I5GMXVZ9/FCZU8CRI5GMXVZ9.SMALL.jpg Dashing Rainbow Dash This i made using old pc speakers, a broken guitar amp, an old backpack, and lots of hot glue. it is powered by a li ion drill battery. i did not take any photos during the build, so if you have any questions, please ask in the comments.Editi ran to Radioshack and picked up a 12v switch. it makes tu...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:35:56 PST
Barrel Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrel-Speaker/
Barrel Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/TMBI/I59HOCBO/F59TMBII59HOCBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/TMBI/I59HOCBO/F59TMBII59HOCBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/TMBI/I59HOCBO/F59TMBII59HOCBO.SMALL.jpg DasElis Regular Saturday morning at town's car boot sale/market, my friend noticed nice wee barrel as he was looking something nice to make a saving money bank. I've had to change his mind :) Cost me only £5.I have decided to make amplified speaker out of it. Parts Next stage was to plan and collect nece...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 06:01:38 PST
Music blinking LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-blinking-LED/
Music blinking LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is an easy step by step guide to make cheap sound reacting LEDs that is blinking to the bass of the music you play. The music blinker is powered by an 9v battery which makes it portable and small. Parts and tools PARTS:TIP 31 CPCB Male AUX cable3x LEDs9v battery9v battery clipJumper wiresTOO...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:01:06 PST
Pringles Can Cell Phone Music Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Pringle-Can-Cell-Phone-Music-Amplifier/
Pringles Can Cell Phone Music Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/9CHR/I4WYV77O/FYW9CHRI4WYV77O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/9CHR/I4WYV77O/FYW9CHRI4WYV77O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/9CHR/I4WYV77O/FYW9CHRI4WYV77O.SMALL.jpg 3rdiii Completed Pringle Can Music Amp Supplies needed You will need a Pringle can, scissors or an exacto knife, and a cell phone of your choice. Remove The Bottom Remove the lid and the bottom piece to end up looking as the picture. This might be a challenge to do without bending the cardboard of th...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 21:17:37 PST
Monitor Soundbar to Bluetooth Upcycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Monitor-Soundbar-to-Bluetooth-Upcycle/
Monitor Soundbar to Bluetooth Upcycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D7XP/I4VQ4V7H/FGAD7XPI4VQ4V7H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D7XP/I4VQ4V7H/FGAD7XPI4VQ4V7H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D7XP/I4VQ4V7H/FGAD7XPI4VQ4V7H.SMALL.jpg fiveseven808 After seeing the Bose SoundLink Mini and pricing out similar competitors, I figured i could accomplish what I needed with some junk lying around! This ible will give you the general steps to create a Bluetooth sound bar from parts you may have lying around the house! Ingredients You'll need a sou...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:46:31 PST
Simple, Affordable Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Affordable-Speaker/
Simple, Affordable Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/Y3YN/I4SCPJC8/FTQY3YNI4SCPJC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/Y3YN/I4SCPJC8/FTQY3YNI4SCPJC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/Y3YN/I4SCPJC8/FTQY3YNI4SCPJC8.SMALL.jpg katchi For our physics project, we made a portable speaker out of simple, household objects! You can attach it to any MP3 player or connect it to an amplifier to make a louder speaker. Gather Materials Three paper platesMagnet(s) (we used three neodymium magnets)Alligator clipsEnameled coil wireA sheet...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 12:02:02 PST
Suitcase Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Suitcase-Speaker/
Suitcase Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/WYB7/I4PHJKLZ/FADWYB7I4PHJKLZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/WYB7/I4PHJKLZ/FADWYB7I4PHJKLZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/WYB7/I4PHJKLZ/FADWYB7I4PHJKLZ.SMALL.jpg Deiwiuz Made for my dear friend Mickey Mullan as a birthday present.Aluminum suitcase
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 03:12:03 PST
Arduino Control rc car mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Control-rc-car-mod/
Arduino Control rc car mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/4NSQ/I4PHJR7B/FXG4NSQI4PHJR7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/4NSQ/I4PHJR7B/FXG4NSQI4PHJR7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/4NSQ/I4PHJR7B/FXG4NSQI4PHJR7B.SMALL.jpg Finger44 Sur plusieurs site internet on peut voir des voiture télécomander par bluetooth, sa ma donner envie den construire une petite qui peut être commander par bluetooth via un smartphone ou tablette, je suis tomber sur ce petit 4x4 dans un magasin d'occasion je me suis dis que c'est la chance a saisir! J...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 09:02:16 PST
AmmoCan Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/AmmoCan-Boombox/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 19:02:05 PST
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Portable-Speaker-Guitar-Amp-1/
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SMALL.jpg TrashAmpsLLC Let's face it: the speakers on your phone & laptop aren't loud enough. So grab a Mason Jar Speaker KIT from Trash Amps (www.trashamps.com) & build a Mason Jar Speaker to play tunes from your smartphone, tablet and laptop. BUT WAIT: it's also an electric guitar amplifier! Plug in & bust out those wic...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 16:57:41 PST
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Portable-Speaker-Guitar-Amp/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 14:38:04 PST
External Guitar Amp Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/External-Guitar-Amp-Speaker/
External Guitar Amp Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/4RK1/I3THPSJK/FSW4RK1I3THPSJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/4RK1/I3THPSJK/FSW4RK1I3THPSJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/4RK1/I3THPSJK/FSW4RK1I3THPSJK.SMALL.jpg tbirkhofer Is your amp crap? Not enough bass? Bad quality? Have you ever wanted to connect your subwoofer or other speaker to your guitar or bass amp but haven't had the equipment to do so? Well it's easy.Required parts:-speaker/subwoofer-screwdriver -wire-amp (I'm using my first act MA214 amp)Using both speak...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:08:42 PST
Turn Your Bike Into a Party Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Bike-Into-a-Party-Machine/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:15:01 PST
Homemade Speaker Explorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Speaker-Explorations/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:42:03 PST
ULF scheme with a volume control on the chip TDA7056B (5W) http://www.instructables.com/id/ULF-scheme-with-a-volume-control-on-the-chip-TDA70/
ULF scheme with a volume control on the chip TDA7056B (5W) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/ZGFU/I3H5I6QZ/FIDZGFUI3H5I6QZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/ZGFU/I3H5I6QZ/FIDZGFUI3H5I6QZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/ZGFU/I3H5I6QZ/FIDZGFUI3H5I6QZ.SMALL.jpg thefacebook Miniature bridge power amplifier with low frequency electronic volume control. In this amplifier output stage provides protection against short circuit, thermal protection (overtemperature shutdown as a result of heavy loads), as well as protection against voltage surges and static electrical discha...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:29:11 PST
Seismometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Seismometer/
Seismometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/JLB9/I2VLGRZN/FN8JLB9I2VLGRZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/JLB9/I2VLGRZN/FN8JLB9I2VLGRZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/JLB9/I2VLGRZN/FN8JLB9I2VLGRZN.SMALL.jpg 10DotMatrix Seismometers are instruments that measure motion in the ground, like the shaking produced by earthquakes. This seismometer is great for the amateur geologist because it is made from a few easy-to-find parts. Its design (based on a project found here) uses the electromagnet found in a typical audio...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:56:47 PST
Gongbutton: Big button to control your gongs http://www.instructables.com/id/Gongbutton-Big-button-to-control-your-gongs/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:16:46 PST
DIY PVC Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PVC-Speaker/
DIY PVC Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/XU5D/I2IWB80B/FT2XU5DI2IWB80B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/XU5D/I2IWB80B/FT2XU5DI2IWB80B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/XU5D/I2IWB80B/FT2XU5DI2IWB80B.SMALL.jpg tominjose Hi, yet another pvc project.This time im with an cool pvc speaker .Recently i made an powerful 7.1 and there where lack of an center speaker so i decided to make an center speaker with pvc's, please go threw pictures and ask me if you have questions. Parts needed Here im using all 75mm(2.5 inch...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:13:41 PST
ATV/Portable Bluetooth Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/ATVPortable-Bluetooth-Stereo/
ATV/Portable Bluetooth Stereo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/SNNJ/I2D6K3BE/FK7SNNJI2D6K3BE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/SNNJ/I2D6K3BE/FK7SNNJI2D6K3BE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/SNNJ/I2D6K3BE/FK7SNNJI2D6K3BE.SMALL.jpg jibjabjake Here's how I made a portable Bluetooth capable stereo that is great for your ATV, shop, or party. Gather your materials. I wish I had more pictures, but most of the pictures were lost due to a corrupted SD card that I unfortunately could not recover all data from.For this project I used:Lepai LP-...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 06:39:23 PST
DIY pocket sized bluetooth receiver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-pocket-sized-bluetooth-receiver/
DIY pocket sized bluetooth receiver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3Z4C/I28W6YOR/FB03Z4CI28W6YOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3Z4C/I28W6YOR/FB03Z4CI28W6YOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3Z4C/I28W6YOR/FB03Z4CI28W6YOR.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I'm making an wireless bluetooth receiver that you can connect to any amplifier or headset and you don't have to deal whit the AUX cable and that you can't use your phone far away while playing music.This is an easy project and an fun one! Its 3v coming from the batteries and goes in...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 12:38:08 PST
Drop Proof Speaker!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Speaker-Box/
Drop Proof Speaker!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/KW21/I26N0CE4/FKMKW21I26N0CE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/KW21/I26N0CE4/FKMKW21I26N0CE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/KW21/I26N0CE4/FKMKW21I26N0CE4.SMALL.jpg money bags I thought of this speaker because I wanted Something that's drop proof. So I built it, and I want to share this project with you guys. This speaker has a mini amplifier that needs 5v,So here is what are going to need. 1. 5v amplifier 2. 5v lion battery charger ( like the one you get for your device ...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 09:51:38 PST
Wireless Halloween Sound Effects http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Halloween-Sound-Effects/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 11:19:00 PST
Pimp Your Cheap USB Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-Your-Cheap-USB-Speakers/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 06:13:04 PST
Flash an LED with Scratch on the Kano Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Flash-an-LED-with-Scratch-on-the-Kano-Computer/
Flash an LED with Scratch on the Kano Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/ZU6O/I21R33QK/FJ6ZU6OI21R33QK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/ZU6O/I21R33QK/FJ6ZU6OI21R33QK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/ZU6O/I21R33QK/FJ6ZU6OI21R33QK.SMALL.jpg KRA5H I've lost count of how many computers I've built over the years, but I think it is safe to say that the Kano Computer was the easiest build ever. So simple a child could do it. Kano founders, Yonatan Raz-Fridman, Alex Klein, and Saul Klein, wanted to figure out what the next generation’s computer wo...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 12:56:41 PST
Paper Product Cell Phone Speaker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Product-Cell-Phone-Speaker-System/
Paper Product Cell Phone Speaker System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/HKOL/I21R214O/F9ZHKOLI21R214O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/HKOL/I21R214O/F9ZHKOLI21R214O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/HKOL/I21R214O/F9ZHKOLI21R214O.SMALL.jpg TheTeam421 These instructions can be used to make a system for your cell phone at a fraction of the cost of an electronic speaker system from the store. Please read all of the instructions first before beginning the project to find tips and to have a better understanding of how to make the speakers. It is poss...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 12:01:16 PST
NFC Bluetooth in-wall sound reactive led music player http://www.instructables.com/id/NFC-Bluetooth-in-wall-sound-reactive-led-music-pla/
NFC Bluetooth in-wall sound reactive led music player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/0D93/I1XEWL85/FXK0D93I1XEWL85.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/0D93/I1XEWL85/FXK0D93I1XEWL85.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/0D93/I1XEWL85/FXK0D93I1XEWL85.SMALL.jpg rdus24 Bluetooth stereo with sound reactive LED strip built into wall activated by Nfc tag or just playing music (Nfc isn't necessary but comes in handy)NFC chip sits next to the magnetic wall mount so when you place the phone, tablet or whatever you have on it, it automatically connects to the bluetooth s...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 11:32:19 PST
Make your own Low Budget Bluetooth Music System http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Low-Budget-Bluetooth-Music-System/
Make your own Low Budget Bluetooth Music System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/8M9I/I1XEOEIZ/FPH8M9II1XEOEIZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/8M9I/I1XEOEIZ/FPH8M9II1XEOEIZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/8M9I/I1XEOEIZ/FPH8M9II1XEOEIZ.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I "fused" a dirt cheap bluetooth music receiver with an old speaker of mine. The main focus will be on designing a low cost audio amplifier circuit around the LM386 and the NE5534. The bluetooth receiver costs 4,5$ and the audio amp 3$. So you can call this low ...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 09:22:12 PDT
3D Printed Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Speaker/
3D Printed Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/GYOH/I1XEIUMR/FSOGYOHI1XEIUMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/GYOH/I1XEIUMR/FSOGYOHI1XEIUMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/GYOH/I1XEIUMR/FSOGYOHI1XEIUMR.SMALL.jpg madaeon This is a 3D printed Speaker that you can print at home. All you need is some enameled copper wire and a magnet!You may have seen 3d printed speaker before, but this one is different since you will be printing all the parts of it, including the membrane itself and it is 0.1mm thick! It is so thin t...
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 04:37:19 PDT
QBee - AirPlay / MPD integrated speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/QBee-AirPlay-MPD-integrated-speaker-Raspberry-Pi-s/
QBee - AirPlay / MPD integrated speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TVQY/I1WH79OU/FCCTVQYI1WH79OU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TVQY/I1WH79OU/FCCTVQYI1WH79OU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TVQY/I1WH79OU/FCCTVQYI1WH79OU.SMALL.jpg gpajot This is a complete walkthrough on how to build a full featured standalone AirPlay and MPD (Music Player Daemon) sound system. You will find instructions on how to carry out each of these steps: The server part. It is based on ArchLinux running on a Raspberry Pi. It is running Shairport (AirPlay e...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:50:26 PDT
Smart Phone Game Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Phone-Game-Console/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:39:13 PDT
Victrola Style Passive Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Victrola-Style-Passive-Amplifier/
Victrola Style Passive Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/2OVX/I1QY85KI/FX02OVXI1QY85KI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/2OVX/I1QY85KI/FX02OVXI1QY85KI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/2OVX/I1QY85KI/FX02OVXI1QY85KI.SMALL.jpg TabLeft Surprisingly effective passive amplifier. 11db increase in volume from across the room, better bass, and a bit of reverb. Cone is made from 2 file folders joined with CA glue, and coated with truck bed liner Tube is a 2" p-trap with a 2" thread adapter and a 3in flush fit cap, painted with ha...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:00:26 PDT
Static Sound! Make crowds dance with the DIY Speaker! http://www.instructables.com/id/Static-Sound-Make-crowds-dance-with-the-DIY-Speake/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:05:21 PDT
Loud and Awesome sound-effects on Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Amplifier-Intergallactic-Sound-Effects/
Loud and Awesome sound-effects on Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/EHIV/I1C3XB41/FTXEHIVI1C3XB41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/EHIV/I1C3XB41/FTXEHIVI1C3XB41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/EHIV/I1C3XB41/FTXEHIVI1C3XB41.SMALL.jpg Robotix_au This is a simple 3 component device that amplifies the sound Arduino can produce roughly by a factor of 10! Basically the way it works is as follows: A pin on the Arduino is oscillating (turning on and off) thus creating a sound with a particular frequency. The signal from this pin is connected to t...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:09:38 PDT
Digital Piano http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Piano/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:01:36 PDT
A 1921 Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/An-1921-Bluetooth-Speaker/
A 1921 Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/Y7WV/I15L0ES6/FV0Y7WVI15L0ES6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/Y7WV/I15L0ES6/FV0Y7WVI15L0ES6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/Y7WV/I15L0ES6/FV0Y7WVI15L0ES6.SMALL.jpg bricabracwizard This is really how to make a cheap bluetooth speaker sound great, any cabinet will do. It just so happened that one day while trolling through a flea market I came across this rusted out 1921 Radiola speaker cabinet, the insides long gone. I thought to myself I don't have a bluetooth speaker and thi...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 21:27:29 PDT
BMO desk mate http://www.instructables.com/id/BMO-desk-mate/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 23:00:34 PDT
Build your AIO Wireless WineBox Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-AIO-Wireless-WineBox-Sound-System/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 04:26:35 PDT
Eco-Friendly Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Eco-Friendly-Speakers/
Eco-Friendly Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/3L0X/I0XOHUXE/FAT3L0XI0XOHUXE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/3L0X/I0XOHUXE/FAT3L0XI0XOHUXE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/3L0X/I0XOHUXE/FAT3L0XI0XOHUXE.SMALL.jpg dragonferno8 Items Need:- Ruler & Pencils. Newspapers. Bowl Of Water. Glue. Card Boards. Geometry Rounder. Plastic Pad. Scissor. Old Speakers. (Working Properly) Batteries. Tissue Paper. Black Paint & Paint Brush. (Bowl Of Water, Newspaper, Ruler & Plastic Pad.) Take a news paper and tare it into small pie...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 04:43:56 PDT
BOOMER http://www.instructables.com/id/BOOMER/
BOOMER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/7FRV/I0R0X8BB/FC87FRVI0R0X8BB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/7FRV/I0R0X8BB/FC87FRVI0R0X8BB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/7FRV/I0R0X8BB/FC87FRVI0R0X8BB.SMALL.jpg Grisling This is my version of a boombox that will pretty much blow your brains out :P It is based on the "boominator" by Saturnus (opensource), so all the credit really goes to him! :) I have deviated a little from his original design for the box, but the interior of the speakers housing is pretty much the ...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 08:10:39 PDT
Ugly spooky iPhone gramophone speaker - Arduino & 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Ugly-spooky-iPhone-gramophone-speaker-Arduino-3D-p/
Ugly spooky iPhone gramophone speaker - Arduino & 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/PY2P/I0R0YIO2/FUCPY2PI0R0YIO2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/PY2P/I0R0YIO2/FUCPY2PI0R0YIO2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/PY2P/I0R0YIO2/FUCPY2PI0R0YIO2.SMALL.jpg danleow Introduction:Another one of my out of the blue project idea and I was a little reluctant to put it up because it turn out to be really ugly looking... HAHAHAHA! but the speaker works pretty well. The whole concept is to combine gramophone speaker and spooky ambient lighting. I channelled the iPhone ...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 22:23:14 PDT
SOLO Cup Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLO-Cup-Speaker/
SOLO Cup Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/6BD7/I0PZ5S5B/FK96BD7I0PZ5S5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/6BD7/I0PZ5S5B/FK96BD7I0PZ5S5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/6BD7/I0PZ5S5B/FK96BD7I0PZ5S5B.SMALL.jpg bergerab Want to be the life of the party this year? Or maybe, like many college students, you want to blast your music way too loud. Awesome. You're in luck because I've designed this SOLO Cup Speaker to bring out that college student that's inside all of us. Because, what is a party without music? And more...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:33:13 PDT
Bluetooth Backpack Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Jampack-a-Bluetooth-Backpack-Speaker/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:35:27 PDT
DIY Speakers/Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SpeakersBoombox/
DIY Speakers/Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/CNKE/I0HZ3DWX/FG5CNKEI0HZ3DWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/CNKE/I0HZ3DWX/FG5CNKEI0HZ3DWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/CNKE/I0HZ3DWX/FG5CNKEI0HZ3DWX.SMALL.jpg tmarable Hello Instructable World! This is my very first project for me to make a tutorial on. In the past, I've just been an avid Instructable stalker (viewing projects all the time without commenting or anything...), but now I've gotten around to posting one! My boombox's aesthetics and structure were i...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:56:24 PDT
Ammo Box Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Box-Amp/
Ammo Box Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/LTLH/I0LDP62B/F62LTLHI0LDP62B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/LTLH/I0LDP62B/F62LTLHI0LDP62B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/LTLH/I0LDP62B/F62LTLHI0LDP62B.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Ammo boxes are seriously cool. There is something about them that screams “HACK ME!”When I first come across Dustinbikes brilliant ible' on hacking a ammo box into a speaker, I knew I had to do something similar.I recently purchased a pair from my local Army Disposal store and couldn't wait to star...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19:25:31 PDT
Multifunctional Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Multifunctional-Lamp/
Multifunctional Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/F6HZ/I0HYTTA1/FXHF6HZI0HYTTA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/F6HZ/I0HYTTA1/FXHF6HZI0HYTTA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/F6HZ/I0HYTTA1/FXHF6HZI0HYTTA1.SMALL.jpg don_yousif Originally I created this for myA- Level DT project, but I thought I may as well share it on here, skipping the boring bit about research and whatnot obviously. Also, just bear in mind that is my first Instructable so any help would be great.The aim was to save space on my desk as i have far too man...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:13:59 PDT
Vintage Beat Box Suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Beat-Box-Suitcase/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 16:39:41 PDT
Wireless Rechargeable Bluetooth Speaker From Centre Channel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Rechargeable-Bluetooth-Speaker-From-Centr/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:44:27 PDT
The Quietspeaker http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Quietspeaker/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:10:50 PDT
Raspberry Pi Powered Bar-top Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PiCade-Bartop-Arcade-Machine-powered-by-/
Raspberry Pi Powered Bar-top Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome I was browsing Instructables when i came across rbates4 and his Raspberry Pi powered arcade machine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Min...I figured hey I have a spare DVI monitor, an X-arcadestick and a desire to tinker with the Raspberry Pi microcomputer. I am going to have to build...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:25:21 PDT
Portable/ usb Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-usb-Speaker/
Portable/ usb Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/QFKN/HZDYE0WG/FKQQFKNHZDYE0WG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/QFKN/HZDYE0WG/FKQQFKNHZDYE0WG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/QFKN/HZDYE0WG/FKQQFKNHZDYE0WG.SMALL.jpg KevinsL1 Hello instructables !In this simple video i'm goint to show you how to make portable smartphone speaker.
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:06:20 PDT