Instructables: exploring - technology - tilt - ball http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:42:56 PST BLOX v1.01 Big Ball Maze Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Ball-Maze-Game/
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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 15:11:27 PDT
Build your own tilt switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-tilt-switch/
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Fri, 19 Nov 2010 12:00:41 PST
Arduino Labyrinth http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wii-Nunchuck-Dual-Servo-Controlled-Labyrin/
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Sat, 29 May 2010 18:20:09 PDT