Instructables: exploring - technology - tin - light http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:08:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Compact Mini LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Mini-LED/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 21:28:27 PST
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) http://www.instructables.com/id/300-Altoids-Charger-EASY-BUILD-CHEAP/
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 21:48:07 PST
Altoids 27 LED Super Light (under $5) http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-27-LED-Super-Light-under-5/
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Mon, 6 May 2013 00:40:55 PDT
Very Simple LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-Simple-LED-Light/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/WPHS/GWVXGBNC/FJQWPHSGWVXGBNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/WPHS/GWVXGBNC/FJQWPHSGWVXGBNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/WPHS/GWVXGBNC/FJQWPHSGWVXGBNC.SMALL.jpg freeza36 to begin, this is for beginners. I myself am one. It is very simple. It is pretty much just a red LED and 2 AAA batteries. The batteries are inside a battery case. The battery case is on the bottom of the Altoids tin (not actually an Altoids tin, but something alot like it.) The LED sticks through a...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 16:11:01 PST
how to make a tin can battery powered led worklight http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-tin-can-battery-powered-led-workligh/
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Tue, 15 Feb 2011 17:34:26 PST
Altoid tin flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoid-tin-flashlight/
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Sat, 7 Aug 2010 20:18:34 PDT
Altoids Joule Thief Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Joule-Thief-Flashlight/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/UF30/FY7M6FTY/F2ZUF30FY7M6FTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/UF30/FY7M6FTY/F2ZUF30FY7M6FTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/UF30/FY7M6FTY/F2ZUF30FY7M6FTY.SMALL.jpg cynical_chemical A flashlight i made out of a simple joule thief circuit, 2 ultra brite LED's, and a dead battery.
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Tue, 11 Aug 2009 15:16:58 PDT
the iTIN http://www.instructables.com/id/the-iTIN/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2009 10:31:07 PDT
Build your own LTMT http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-LTMT/
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