Instructables: exploring - technology - stand - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 22 Nov 2014 08:56:32 PST BLOX v1.01 Laser Cut Firemans Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Firemans-Phone-Stand/
Laser Cut Firemans Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/8WDY/I27GSEA5/F5B8WDYI27GSEA5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/8WDY/I27GSEA5/F5B8WDYI27GSEA5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/8WDY/I27GSEA5/F5B8WDYI27GSEA5.SMALL.jpg jtw14 Fireman themed phone holder. Fire axes leaning on fire-hydrants put together on a Maltese cross. Works with most smartphones portrait or landscape. Made with 1/8 inch craft wood cut on a laser. Great for watching movies or just surfing the web. This particular version is engraved with STATION 12 but...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 07:36:00 PST
Easy Laptop Cooling Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Laptop-Cooling-Stand/
Easy Laptop Cooling Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/52KO/I1XEWDWB/FXB52KOI1XEWDWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/52KO/I1XEWDWB/FXB52KOI1XEWDWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/52KO/I1XEWDWB/FXB52KOI1XEWDWB.SMALL.jpg Kingz18 In this instructable I will be showing how to make a simple, wooden laptop cooling stand. This laptop stand will help to keep your laptop cool by elevating it and the open underneath design. This will prevent your laptop from overheating when you are running a big program. As an added benefit it als...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 19:30:53 PST
Pocketable Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocketable-Phone-Stand/
Pocketable Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/397O/I1QY5OPP/FYJ397OI1QY5OPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/397O/I1QY5OPP/FYJ397OI1QY5OPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/397O/I1QY5OPP/FYJ397OI1QY5OPP.SMALL.jpg ThePanduuh You will need: .115" thick wood, at least 6" x 2.5".125" dowel, about one inch long.Credit to Aescobar Ortega for inspiration. Her instructable here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-phone-holder-keychain/ Download the .dxf and Laser the Parts The parts are arranged in a line. Be sure to ...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 06:12:32 PDT
Sheet metal computer cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-metal-computer-cooler/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:26:12 PDT
GoPro Stand Binder Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Stand-Binder-Clip/
GoPro Stand Binder Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/GLJT/HYC63CYU/FHVGLJTHYC63CYU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/GLJT/HYC63CYU/FHVGLJTHYC63CYU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/GLJT/HYC63CYU/FHVGLJTHYC63CYU.SMALL.jpg Andrew Rod Simple GoPro stand with only a Binderclip You can use whatever Go Pro case that you have and a "normal" sized Binder-clip. The biggest ones wont fit. There are also colored binder-clips if you want a personalized look! Take off one of the Binder-clip "legs" Place it in the "holes" of you...
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 22:08:09 PDT
Make a fab iPad/tablet stand using a plate stand and Sugru! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-fab-iPadtablet-stand-using-a-plate-stand-an/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/BRBF/HO22Z8W1/F3DBRBFHO22Z8W1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/BRBF/HO22Z8W1/F3DBRBFHO22Z8W1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/BRBF/HO22Z8W1/F3DBRBFHO22Z8W1.SMALL.jpg Wildlife Gadgetman Want to make a really easy cheap and effective iPad/tablet stand? All you need is a large plate stand (I picked this one up for only 40p) and a small sachet of Sugru self setting rubber. Bend the front legs of the stand outwards slightly to add a little extra stability. Add small balls of Sugru to ...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 08:46:16 PST
Articulated Camera Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulated-Camera-Stand/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 04:06:06 PST
Credit Card iPhone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Credit-Card-iPhone-Stand-1/
Credit Card iPhone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/JO9V/G4D61Q53/FUTJO9VG4D61Q53.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/JO9V/G4D61Q53/FUTJO9VG4D61Q53.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/JO9V/G4D61Q53/FUTJO9VG4D61Q53.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus Is your iPhone tired of just laying around on your desk? Want it to get on up and move on with its life? Then make a quick stand out of an old credit card or other plastic membership card. All you need is a couple minutes and a pair of scissors. I just made a similar iPhone stand that uses one club...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2010 09:54:16 PST
Automatic 360 Degrees Panorama Shooting Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-360-Degrees-Panorama-Shooting-Stand/
Automatic 360 Degrees Panorama Shooting Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/FHTD/HJ1X4QV5/FVVFHTDHJ1X4QV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/FHTD/HJ1X4QV5/FVVFHTDHJ1X4QV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/FHTD/HJ1X4QV5/FVVFHTDHJ1X4QV5.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma What I made is a shooting stand that holds a smartphone and turns it around while it captures a 360 degrees panorama! In my case it is an iPod, but it does not matter, anything works. It has two axles and turns the phone all around just as you would do to shoot the panorama. All you will need exce...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 21:58:14 PDT
Electronic Magnifier for Visually Impaired Mother or For Your Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Magnifier-for-Visually-Impaired-Mother/
Electronic Magnifier for Visually Impaired Mother or For Your Projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/I0O8/HINOBQ09/FO3I0O8HINOBQ09.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/I0O8/HINOBQ09/FO3I0O8HINOBQ09.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/I0O8/HINOBQ09/FO3I0O8HINOBQ09.SMALL.jpg benster My partners mother has a worsening eye condition (Fuchs corneal dystrophy) that makes reading hard  She's been trying to find a decent solution and has tried a number of things.  Her iPad does a great job for digital publications but simple things like reading the paper can be frustrating. In this ...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 09:46:23 PDT
Turn Your Phone Into A GPS Using K'nex! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Phone-Into-A-GPS-Using-Knex/
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 17:59:38 PDT
Lego iPhone (and smartphone) stand, docking available *UPDATED* http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-iPhone-and-smartphone-stand-docking-availa/
Lego iPhone (and smartphone) stand, docking available *UPDATED* - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/DVHE/HHMI94BV/FONDVHEHHMI94BV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/DVHE/HHMI94BV/FONDVHEHHMI94BV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/DVHE/HHMI94BV/FONDVHEHHMI94BV.SMALL.jpg Punyoka Hi, I wanted to bulid a lego iPhone stand which is able to hold the phone in vertical position. Here it goes. I made it in Lego digital designer, because i didn't want to get mine into pieces. This is my first instructable, hope you'll like it. I checked that all parts cost a total of 1,3$ if you ...
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Sun, 9 Jun 2013 06:35:55 PDT
Wooden Laser Cut IPad 2 Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Laser-Cut-IPad-2-Stand/
Wooden Laser Cut IPad 2 Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/0Y8R/HHMI6PQF/F3V0Y8RHHMI6PQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/0Y8R/HHMI6PQF/F3V0Y8RHHMI6PQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/0Y8R/HHMI6PQF/F3V0Y8RHHMI6PQF.SMALL.jpg joeymaier Created using a C02 lasering machine. Materials -laser machine + required software -1 12x24 1/8 thick piece of wood -CAD software (ex. Autodesk Inventor, AutoCAD) -sand paper -wood glue -clamps -finish The Drawings Attached is the .dxf files of our drawings that we used in the laser's software...
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Fri, 7 Jun 2013 05:04:12 PDT
Magnetic Separation Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Separation-Stand/
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Fri, 17 May 2013 16:15:06 PDT
Ipad Mini Hand Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Ipad-Mini-Hand-Stand/
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Sun, 31 Mar 2013 18:43:47 PDT
camera stand http://www.instructables.com/id/camera-stand/
camera stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/Z1IE/HD4VG4JK/F7XZ1IEHD4VG4JK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/Z1IE/HD4VG4JK/F7XZ1IEHD4VG4JK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/Z1IE/HD4VG4JK/F7XZ1IEHD4VG4JK.SMALL.jpg marc.cryan A camera stand that is like furniture.  Specifically for taking pictures of what you are doing for  instructables, or whatever reason you have for doing something like that. Used to shoot this: Learning Arduino, button. Parts 2 adjustable friction hinges -  http://www.mcmaster.com/#1791A44 ...
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Sun, 24 Feb 2013 18:08:21 PST
How to Properly Cut, Drill and Bend Plexiglas to make a multi-use gopro tripod. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Properly-Cut-Drill-and-Bend-Plexiglas-to-m/
How to Properly Cut, Drill and Bend Plexiglas to make a multi-use gopro tripod. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/ATRT/HC3PQYAE/F96ATRTHC3PQYAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/ATRT/HC3PQYAE/F96ATRTHC3PQYAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/ATRT/HC3PQYAE/F96ATRTHC3PQYAE.SMALL.jpg Ben The Builder This instructable is in the "UP!" contest and I would love it if you could take the time to vote if you feel I deserve the vote, thanks! Enjoy!    I had been doing some work with plexiglas lately and found some good ways to score and cut, drill holes in, and bend plexiglas. I wanted to create an...
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Sat, 19 Jan 2013 23:58:55 PST
Typewriter iPad Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Typewriter-iPad-Stand/
Typewriter iPad Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/Y1JT/HA4MGTMU/FEIY1JTHA4MGTMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/Y1JT/HA4MGTMU/FEIY1JTHA4MGTMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/Y1JT/HA4MGTMU/FEIY1JTHA4MGTMU.SMALL.jpg jackzylkin My USB Typewriter Conversion Kit  allows you to easily retrofit your old typewriter to work as a keyboard for computers and laptops, or even for tablets such as the iPad. In fact, you can even position your iPad on the roller so it acts as "virtual paper" for your typewriter. I just love the effect ...
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Wed, 16 Jan 2013 14:55:49 PST
Focusing stand makes cheap USB microscope more useful http://www.instructables.com/id/Focusing-stand-makes-cheap-USB-microscope-more-use/
Focusing stand makes cheap USB microscope more useful - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/Q2WV/H8RVCDC2/FC5Q2WVH8RVCDC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/Q2WV/H8RVCDC2/FC5Q2WVH8RVCDC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/Q2WV/H8RVCDC2/FC5Q2WVH8RVCDC2.SMALL.jpg nnewlon There are digital USB microscopes available for very low cost from merchants on eBay.  I bought one with high hopes, but I was disappointed when I tried to use it.  Due to the high degree of magnification, the field of view is extremely small, and the depth of focus almost non-existent.  This meant ...
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Thu, 1 Nov 2012 22:19:15 PDT
Turn iCarbage to an iScanner (stand for using cellphone as a scanner from recycled cardboard) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-iCarbage-to-an-iScanner-stand-for-using-cell/
Turn iCarbage to an iScanner (stand for using cellphone as a scanner from recycled cardboard) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/15X9/H4AGKB4A/FBI15X9H4AGKB4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/15X9/H4AGKB4A/FBI15X9H4AGKB4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/15X9/H4AGKB4A/FBI15X9H4AGKB4A.SMALL.jpg jasalt I decided to go digital with all my documents (with Evernote Premium) and needed a device to digitize them. Last week I heard about the idea from http://lifehacker.com/5324574/create-an-iphone-document-scanner-from-cardboard and decided to do it myself from the beginning. I had some unused boxes fro...
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 09:27:40 PDT
Smartphone Controlled Wood Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Controlled-Wood-Stand/
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 15:13:23 PDT
Beer coaster iPhone stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-coaster-iPhone-stand/
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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 06:32:13 PDT
Bookshelf iPad Stand (or: How lazy I REALLY am...) http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-or-How-lazy-I-REALLY-am/
Bookshelf iPad Stand (or: How lazy I REALLY am...) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/FIPT/H0OJ5R2W/FK5FIPTH0OJ5R2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/FIPT/H0OJ5R2W/FK5FIPTH0OJ5R2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/FIPT/H0OJ5R2W/FK5FIPTH0OJ5R2W.SMALL.jpg Edje09 I like watching movies and TV shows, primarily before I fall asleep and when I wake up, but as a perpetual student, I'm too cheap/broke to buy an actual TV. Naturally, this leads me to watch my media through my computer (which is officially my entertainment system). In my old apartment, my desk was ...
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Fri, 6 Apr 2012 15:21:00 PDT
iPhone tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-tripod/
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 15:26:42 PST
Acrylic Arduino Prototyping Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Arduino-Prototyping-Stand/
Acrylic Arduino Prototyping Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/LJ6I/GXL5ORG6/F51LJ6IGXL5ORG6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/LJ6I/GXL5ORG6/F51LJ6IGXL5ORG6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/LJ6I/GXL5ORG6/F51LJ6IGXL5ORG6.SMALL.jpg talk2bruce I do a lot of projects with Arduino's and breadboards.  Often as I work on a messy workbench, the Arduino or breadboard get jostled and the wires pop out of the headers or the breadboard. To solve this problem, I decided to make a simple acrylic stand for mounting an Arduino and a breadboard that wo...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 13:51:26 PST
Tripod Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Tripod-Laptop-Stand/
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Sat, 21 Jan 2012 21:07:11 PST
Soldering Iron Stand (Made Out Of Wire) http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-Iron-Stand-Made-Out-Of-Wire/
Soldering Iron Stand (Made Out Of Wire) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/KKIS/GVLRXXT8/F9YKKISGVLRXXT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/KKIS/GVLRXXT8/F9YKKISGVLRXXT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/KKIS/GVLRXXT8/F9YKKISGVLRXXT8.SMALL.jpg rageous Hello, I have a couple soldering irons, but no stand; I occasionally solder various stuff and i seem to always be using a make-shift, unsafe items to hold the iron.... When I saw this challenge it prompted me to build a stand out of wire. This is my first instructable, so any constructive critisism ...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2011 20:21:38 PST
Make an Adjustable Tablet Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Adjustable-Tablet-Stand/
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Mon, 21 Nov 2011 05:59:58 PST
Zero gravity tablet or ereader floor stand from balanced arm lamp """Sugru Update""" http://www.instructables.com/id/Zero-gravity-reader-stand-from-old-balanced-arm-la/
Zero gravity tablet or ereader floor stand from balanced arm lamp """Sugru Update""" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/UDK0/GS047RPV/FWMUDK0GS047RPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/UDK0/GS047RPV/FWMUDK0GS047RPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/UDK0/GS047RPV/FWMUDK0GS047RPV.SMALL.jpg LifeWarrior I never stop reading its probably the best way to learn something new. Though for years I've had one chronic problem that bothers me when holding a book and now a reader, it's the arm fatigue from trying to hold the material at an eye level. I'm not one of those types that can sit for a long time wi...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2011 19:07:21 PDT
DIY Photography Backdrop http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Photography-Backdrop/
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Wed, 6 Jul 2011 13:30:23 PDT
Make your own iPhone 4 Wooden Dock / Stand! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-iPhone-4-Wooden-Dock-Stand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/C1XA/GMQ2LL73/FBUC1XAGMQ2LL73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/C1XA/GMQ2LL73/FBUC1XAGMQ2LL73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/C1XA/GMQ2LL73/FBUC1XAGMQ2LL73.SMALL.jpg tato312 Here is a video of a tutorial I made on how to make your own iPhone Wooden Dock / Stand. This will work for every iPhone (2G, 3G, 3GS, 4) and iPod Touch (1, 2, 3, 4) as well. Now go ahead and check my  YouTube channel http://www.youtube.com/user/tato312?feature=mhee   and follow me on ...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2011 19:24:16 PDT
How to make an easy iphone alarm clock stand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-easy-iphone-alarm-clock-stand/
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Wed, 30 Sep 2009 10:56:59 PDT
How to make Acrylic iPhone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Acrylic-iPhone-Stand/
How to make Acrylic iPhone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/MP04/GI0TGP6I/FIQMP04GI0TGP6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/MP04/GI0TGP6I/FIQMP04GI0TGP6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/MP04/GI0TGP6I/FIQMP04GI0TGP6I.SMALL.jpg phib3r_0ptik I have been looking for a while for a decent iPhone dock or stand that would be compatible with my iPhone 4 with bumper case. After my internet searches came up short, I decided to design one myself.  I already had some clear acrylic, so I chose to use this as the main material. The result is a sty...
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Wed, 29 Dec 2010 21:31:52 PST
Another laptop stand (otro soporte para notebook) http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-laptop-stand-otro-soporte-para-notebook/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2009 07:17:24 PST
Easy Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Laptop-Stand/
Easy Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R9LJ/GD2J37JX/FPNR9LJGD2J37JX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R9LJ/GD2J37JX/FPNR9LJGD2J37JX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R9LJ/GD2J37JX/FPNR9LJGD2J37JX.SMALL.jpg msuzuki777 Problem: So this Lazy Old Geek finished up my bed frame with lots of storage. Being Lazy and Old, I like to lie down more than sit up and being a Geek, I like to surf the internet and play on my laptop. AHA! I need a laptop stand. Well, a quick search and I find another Instructables that is very cl...
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Wed, 1 Sep 2010 13:38:30 PDT
iMacPad http://www.instructables.com/id/iMacPad/
iMacPad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/YUQL/GC5ZHBE6/FZEYUQLGC5ZHBE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/YUQL/GC5ZHBE6/FZEYUQLGC5ZHBE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/YUQL/GC5ZHBE6/FZEYUQLGC5ZHBE6.SMALL.jpg gmjhowe So, I recently made the choice of buying an iPad. So far it has been great, but I needed somewhere to dock and use the iPad when it was not in use. Or to allow me to have a desktop experience with the iPad. A few examples include: Using the iPad as a separate instant messaging portal (with the...
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Thu, 29 Jul 2010 09:24:30 PDT
Sleek and stylish Ipad(and more) stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-and-stylish-Ipad-stand/
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Wed, 28 Apr 2010 14:57:38 PDT
Simple and cheap iPad stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-cheap-iPad-stand/
Simple and cheap iPad stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/SGX0/G7YFW04J/FFDSGX0G7YFW04J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/SGX0/G7YFW04J/FFDSGX0G7YFW04J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/SGX0/G7YFW04J/FFDSGX0G7YFW04J.SMALL.jpg enero  This is a quick and painless solution until you get your expensive pre-order iPad stand :) I just used stuff around the house. It's not the most elegant, but I didnt have to leave the house to do it! - .97¢ basic metal bookend from staples - 6 half circle rubber feet from the hardware store (2 bu...
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Wed, 14 Apr 2010 14:01:43 PDT
iPhone / iPod Touch binder clip stand with cable provision UPDATED http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-iPod-Touch-binder-clip-stand-with-cable-p/
iPhone / iPod Touch binder clip stand with cable provision UPDATED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/EH0I/G4PBT7B7/FWFEH0IG4PBT7B7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/EH0I/G4PBT7B7/FWFEH0IG4PBT7B7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/EH0I/G4PBT7B7/FWFEH0IG4PBT7B7.SMALL.jpg griffin29 Inspired by others (thanks guys you know who you are) I decided to make a stand for my iPod Touch 3G (which doesn't come with a stand)  using that stationary staple.........binder clips. Although some clever designs have been shown before, I wanted one that could accept the charging cable so it coul...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2010 04:23:13 PST
Credit Card iPhone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Credit-Card-iPhone-Stand/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2010 09:46:55 PST
Everybody Else Is Making A Laptop Stand, So Why Can't I? http://www.instructables.com/id/Everybody-Else-Is-Making-A-Laptop-Stand-So-Why-Ca/
Everybody Else Is Making A Laptop Stand, So Why Can't I? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/M7R3/G33OY69E/FE8M7R3G33OY69E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/M7R3/G33OY69E/FE8M7R3G33OY69E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/M7R3/G33OY69E/FE8M7R3G33OY69E.SMALL.jpg laxap Or how I transformed a tray into a laptop stand. We don't have TV, but we like to lay on a blanket and watch DVDs on the laptop. This laptop stand will insure good stability and air flow. A Laptop, a Blanket, and A Tray So we have a new big laptop (they've become both big and cheap these days)...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2009 17:05:23 PST
Cheap and Quick Portable iPhone / PMP stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Quick-Portable-iPhone-PMP-stand/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2008 14:22:05 PDT
Yokozuna Ninja Booming Grip of Righteousness (Camera copy stand tripod adapter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Yokozuna-Ninja-Booming-Grip-of-Righteousness-Came/
Yokozuna Ninja Booming Grip of Righteousness (Camera copy stand tripod adapter) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/ZD2Q/G0IPM0YD/FRZZD2QG0IPM0YD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/ZD2Q/G0IPM0YD/FRZZD2QG0IPM0YD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/ZD2Q/G0IPM0YD/FRZZD2QG0IPM0YD.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Not to be confused with the ninja swooping crane camera setup, build this handy adapter to use your own tripod as a camera copy stand. When photographing things that must be laid flat like *junk*/ stuff you need to pawn off on eb@y, you want to get a good macro shot. Also, if you want to shoot a vid...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2009 10:59:57 PDT
DIY Guitar Amp Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Guitar-Amp-Stand/
DIY Guitar Amp Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/X78T/G0HVHJ7B/F6YX78TG0HVHJ7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/X78T/G0HVHJ7B/F6YX78TG0HVHJ7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/X78T/G0HVHJ7B/F6YX78TG0HVHJ7B.SMALL.jpg smarba1 This is a great amp stand and is stable for smaller combo amps "Find" yourself a plastic Milk crate Determine the angle you would like your amp to sit at and draw it on the side of milk crate with chalk I used a large metal Carpenter;s square to draw on the chalk line Cut with a jigs...
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Wed, 7 Oct 2009 16:21:08 PDT
Netbook & laptop stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Netbook-amp-laptop-stand/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2009 06:01:23 PDT
Cardboard Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Laptop-Stand-1/
Cardboard Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/QNG6/FY7M6QSE/FTEQNG6FY7M6QSE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/QNG6/FY7M6QSE/FTEQNG6FY7M6QSE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/QNG6/FY7M6QSE/FTEQNG6FY7M6QSE.SMALL.jpg Emsaid In this instructable I will show you how to make an awesome Laptop stand out of cardboard. Attached is the design I used, print it out and use it! (Note: This is my own design) You will Need: Cardboard - Shoe boxes work well Pencil or Pen Xacto Knife or a Razor Glue for the cardboard Something to...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2009 13:39:45 PDT
Simple, cheap, portable laptop stand/cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-cheap-portable-laptop-standcooler/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2009 18:29:04 PDT
Laptop Bubble Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Bubble-Stand/
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Tue, 12 May 2009 16:51:56 PDT
Wave Laptop Stand (Making 3D Shapes in Illustrator) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wave-Laptop-Stand-Making-3D-Shapes-in-Ilustrator/
Wave Laptop Stand (Making 3D Shapes in Illustrator) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/EJJS/FRXWGIMN/F18EJJSFRXWGIMN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/EJJS/FRXWGIMN/F18EJJSFRXWGIMN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/EJJS/FRXWGIMN/F18EJJSFRXWGIMN.SMALL.jpg nagutron I wanted a nicer laptop stand. I wanted to to make something with a beautiful, organic form. And I work at Instructables, so I have access to an awesome Epilog laser cutter. The shape that you see in the images below is the result. I'm pretty happy with it; it's really pleasing to the eye, and is a...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2009 17:57:55 PST
Laptop Stands http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop_Stands/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/AHC1/FOHXBQGQ/FJ8AHC1FOHXBQGQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/AHC1/FOHXBQGQ/FJ8AHC1FOHXBQGQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/AHC1/FOHXBQGQ/FJ8AHC1FOHXBQGQ.SMALL.jpg Instructables Guides Anyone who uses a laptop all day long knows the value of a laptop stand. They're comfortable, they keep your computer running cool, they bring your screen to the proper height and angle, and they free up that oh so precious desktop real estate. Sure you can buy one, but you're a living, breathing,...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2008 12:16:17 PST