Instructables: exploring - technology - toy http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:59:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 R/C Dog Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Dog-Toy/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:35:53 PDT
Arduino Synth Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Synth-Box/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:39:13 PDT
Cheap Taser Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Taser-Gun/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:18:20 PDT
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Direction-display-for-Arduino-Robot/
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I recently uploaded a guide on the programming of a Cybot using an Arduino control. In the programming I created a user interface to visualize the direction being selected by the user. This guide will hopefully show you haw to create your own versions. Application The user interface was programm...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 12:00:38 PDT
Lilypad Arduino Light-up Critter http://www.instructables.com/id/Lilypad-Arduino-Light-up-Critter/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:17:02 PDT
Making the Internet more tangible (using a Spark Core) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Internet-more-tangible-using-a-Spark-Co/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 00:11:40 PDT
Electromagnetic cannon (coil gun) http://www.instructables.com/id/ELECTROMAGNETIC-CANNON-coil-gun/
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 15:16:42 PDT
Scratch 4 Arduino and Cybot Control (Rover basics) http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-4-Arduino-and-Cybot-Control/
Scratch 4 Arduino and Cybot Control (Rover basics) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/TTDS/HT36TJL2/FDGTTDSHT36TJL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/TTDS/HT36TJL2/FDGTTDSHT36TJL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/TTDS/HT36TJL2/FDGTTDSHT36TJL2.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I've had a couple of Cybots as well as the Tom robots for a number of years - every so often they get dragged out and tinkered with. Now is this years turn. I have decided to try my hand at Arduino control of the Bots motors. There seems to be a large number of You tube Videos that say "yes we d...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:24:41 PDT
4 Leged Robot using a toy car http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Leged-Robot-using-a-toy-car/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/B06D/HS18D9YX/FARB06DHS18D9YX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/B06D/HS18D9YX/FARB06DHS18D9YX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/B06D/HS18D9YX/FARB06DHS18D9YX.SMALL.jpg sandilya.anisetty This is a 4 leged robot made by using a car.
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 22:34:57 PST
simple morse code toy (works with rj11 phone cables) http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-morse-code-toy-works-with-rj11-phone-cables/
simple morse code toy (works with rj11 phone cables) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/I6EJ/HRKR3CWB/FBSI6EJHRKR3CWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/I6EJ/HRKR3CWB/FBSI6EJHRKR3CWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/I6EJ/HRKR3CWB/FBSI6EJHRKR3CWB.SMALL.jpg peter---peter This instructable will show you how to make a simple morse code toy to play with.It exists of 2 boxes with a button and a light. the circuit the circuit is really simple.It is 2 circuits with switch and battery+light together.The highlighted section is were it is in the phone cable.when you conne...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 06:39:16 PST
Adafruit Adabot Robot Heart Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-Adabot-Robot-Heart-Plushie/
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:25:08 PST
Color-Changing Cat http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Cat/
Color-Changing Cat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/5KSN/HQMN5Q14/FF45KSNHQMN5Q14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/5KSN/HQMN5Q14/FF45KSNHQMN5Q14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/5KSN/HQMN5Q14/FF45KSNHQMN5Q14.SMALL.jpg xadow How to combine art with technology?How to put codes into real environment, to make people happy? How to design interactive object with Arduino, even if you are beginner?Learn to make a color change cat, controlled with you phone(android). This project helps you understand NFC directly simply by your...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 19:28:55 PST
The LeapCopter ! (Leap motion to control Quad copter ) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LeapCopter-Leap-motion-to-control-Quad-copter-/
The LeapCopter ! (Leap motion to control Quad copter ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/2CCY/HQKY9WOW/FGF2CCYHQKY9WOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/2CCY/HQKY9WOW/FGF2CCYHQKY9WOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/2CCY/HQKY9WOW/FGF2CCYHQKY9WOW.SMALL.jpg the_ice_man Hello everyone! This is my first instructable hope you'll enjoy it.   What I did in this project was taking the Leap Motion platform and used it to control a quad copter with nothing but hand gestures!   Using digital to analog converters and the arduino uno we made the Syma...
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 15:21:58 PST
LilyPad Arduino Night and Day Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Lilypad-Arduino-Night-and-Day-Toy/
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 20:19:52 PST
RGB LED color mixing touch toy for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-color-mixing-touch-toy-for-kids/
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 01:33:18 PST
Build the Remote Control Bobble-head Bobbler! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-Remote-Control-Bobble-head-Bobbler/
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 10:59:41 PST
Sound Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Toy/
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 22:09:39 PST
My Laser-cut Ray-Gun assembling Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Laser-cut-Ray-Gun-assembling-Instructions/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:52:51 PST
DIY Custom Painted Grinch Sphero http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Painted-Grinch-Sphero/
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 08:10:58 PST
How to make 3D models with iPhone and Pla-rails http://www.instructables.com/id/プラレールとiPhoneで3Dモデルを作成する方法/
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 09:06:42 PST
Design a Custom Yo-Yo http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Custom-Yo-Yo/
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 16:05:05 PDT
Mincraft Mini-figure v2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mincraft-Mini-figure-v2/
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 09:54:53 PDT
Shotgun Speakers- Turn your Device into a Shotgun! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-Speakers-Turn-your-Device-into-a-Shotgun/
Shotgun Speakers- Turn your Device into a Shotgun! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/C2BR/HMEXT792/F43C2BRHMEXT792.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/C2BR/HMEXT792/F43C2BRHMEXT792.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/C2BR/HMEXT792/F43C2BRHMEXT792.SMALL.jpg innovator007 I have always had a fascination for speakers, but a fear of guns! If i was offered to fire a real gun, I would instantly deny (I'm always afraid that I'll mess it up and accidentally shoot myself, or something of the sort) However, I liked the idea of firing a gun without any risk of getting hurt, s...
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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 16:08:36 PDT
cheap PCB Drill using scrap toys http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-PCB-Drill-using-scrap-toys/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 09:06:16 PDT
Converting an old RC car to brushless http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-an-old-RC-car-to-brushlesspartially-com/
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 15:23:11 PDT
RC Paper Tank - Bring your 3D models to life http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Paper-Tank-Bring-your-3D-models-to-life/
RC Paper Tank - Bring your 3D models to life - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SMALL.jpg alstroemeria Bring your 3D models to life! In this instructable we will custom make a remotely controlled tank. We will infuse paper-craft with an arduino based system. This tank will be controlled on a android based phone though a bluetooth connection. I've strived to create something with a pleasing fit and fi...
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Tue, 3 Sep 2013 22:39:29 PDT
Hack-A-Toy, LED blaster style http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-A-Toy-LED-blaster-style/
Hack-A-Toy, LED blaster style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/3VQ9/HKPX6N8K/FSC3VQ9HKPX6N8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/3VQ9/HKPX6N8K/FSC3VQ9HKPX6N8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/3VQ9/HKPX6N8K/FSC3VQ9HKPX6N8K.SMALL.jpg RG_on_the_move Hey, welcome to my first Instructable! This project is my first toy hack since I was a little kid melting army men together to form, well, melted army men. My kid picks up toys from school "treasure boxes" and restaurants and dollar stores like it is his job. Sometimes he gets doubles. This particul...
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 19:51:21 PDT
Cat Toy Mice! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Toy-Mice/
Cat Toy Mice! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/ME6T/HKPX4LBQ/F9KME6THKPX4LBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/ME6T/HKPX4LBQ/F9KME6THKPX4LBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/ME6T/HKPX4LBQ/F9KME6THKPX4LBQ.SMALL.jpg mathcat My Cats are always playing with their toy mice. But sometimes toy mice are expensive and boring. A sparkly mouse can get boring after awhile so why not make it interesting. This is how I decided to make a RC mouse for my four loving cats. Supplies: 1. A small RC car (I used the Gravity model from "...
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 15:50:58 PDT
Make a Toy Shuriken at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Toy-Shuriken-at-TechShop/
Make a Toy Shuriken at TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/3XTH/HKPX93TH/F4S3XTHHKPX93TH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/3XTH/HKPX93TH/F4S3XTHHKPX93TH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/3XTH/HKPX93TH/F4S3XTHHKPX93TH.SMALL.jpg atxrich Today we're will make a toy shuriken, also known as a ninja throwing star, out of pla plastic. This will be designed with Inventor Pro, and created using a Makerbot 3d printer. I made this at Techshop in Austin, TX. Designing a basic circular, pointy object. What is a shuriken? Just a pointy circ...
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 12:44:27 PDT
128 laser cut boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/128-laser-cut-boxes/
128 laser cut boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/UXMI/HJZ86JUI/F36UXMIHJZ86JUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/UXMI/HJZ86JUI/F36UXMIHJZ86JUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/UXMI/HJZ86JUI/F36UXMIHJZ86JUI.SMALL.jpg liquidhandwash As part of my schools recruitment drive for new students, we have a day that grade 6 kids can come to high school for a few hours and try different subjects. I was asked to motivate kids to choose engineering, which sounds all good but, then you read the fine print...... 128 kids,... two and a half ...
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Tue, 13 Aug 2013 21:17:20 PDT
How To Make A Ballistic Knife Mini with a Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Ballistic-Knife-Mini-with-a-Pen/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/IL0Z/HK1DEVJ6/FZ3IL0ZHK1DEVJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/IL0Z/HK1DEVJ6/FZ3IL0ZHK1DEVJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/IL0Z/HK1DEVJ6/FZ3IL0ZHK1DEVJ6.SMALL.jpg TheSurvivorSpanish More here: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheSurvivorSpanish
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Wed, 7 Aug 2013 12:47:02 PDT
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 05:20:05 PDT
Paper Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Circuit-1/
Paper Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/OIMR/HJKC2B2Y/FAGOIMRHJKC2B2Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/OIMR/HJKC2B2Y/FAGOIMRHJKC2B2Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/OIMR/HJKC2B2Y/FAGOIMRHJKC2B2Y.SMALL.jpg therulerof props  I will teach you how to make a simple paper circuit. Supplies Supplies: Paper Graphite pencil 9volt battery gator clips L.E.D. the circuit now use the graphite pencil and create a maze kike the one shown(make sure the lines are consisted of multipal layers.) the light At the end of the c...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 12:06:16 PDT
3d printed dual band pull string car http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-dual-band-pull-string-car/
3d printed dual band pull string car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/ATU4/HIW83NEW/FLSATU4HIW83NEW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/ATU4/HIW83NEW/FLSATU4HIW83NEW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/ATU4/HIW83NEW/FLSATU4HIW83NEW.SMALL.jpg The Cartographer I've created a 3d printable toy car that's powered through two rubber bands and primed by pulling a sting. I'll explain how to assemble each printed piece and include each of the necessary files.  You'll need to have, or have access to, a 3d printer, 2 rubber bands, a bit of string, possibly some ...
By: The Cartographer

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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 16:55:43 PDT
Blooming Flower Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Blooming-Flower-Toy/
Blooming Flower Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FOEE/HIPIM0AN/F67FOEEHIPIM0AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FOEE/HIPIM0AN/F67FOEEHIPIM0AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FOEE/HIPIM0AN/F67FOEEHIPIM0AN.SMALL.jpg maroonolive In this instructable, I am going to show you how to 3D print your very own blooming flower toy complete with gears so that your toy is fully functional ! Exploded View of Bloom Flower Toy: The following picture is of an exploded view of the blooming flower toy. Beside them are numbers that corr...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 02:44:41 PDT
"12 Thumbs" R/C LEGO Dragster http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Thumbs-RC-LEGO-Dragster/
"12 Thumbs" R/C LEGO Dragster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/J5NP/HIQ4NE8T/F39J5NPHIQ4NE8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/J5NP/HIQ4NE8T/F39J5NPHIQ4NE8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/J5NP/HIQ4NE8T/F39J5NPHIQ4NE8T.SMALL.jpg sath02 Impressed by these two LEGO® Dragster sets, a 250 pieces LEGO® TECHNIC Dragster 8847 (released in 1983) and a 391 pieces Top Fuel Racing 5533 (released in 1999). These two Dragsters inspired me to build my own LEGO® dragster, the "12 Thumbs". The name "12 Thumbs" came after I finished the design. W...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 13:25:32 PDT
3-D Printed Mechanical Walking Robot Toy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Walking-Mechanical-Robot/
3-D Printed Mechanical Walking Robot Toy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/CUR1/HIGFGFZW/FSRCUR1HIGFGFZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/CUR1/HIGFGFZW/FSRCUR1HIGFGFZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/CUR1/HIGFGFZW/FSRCUR1HIGFGFZW.SMALL.jpg schu51 This is a fully mechanical toy robot that I designed. Every part can be printed, sanded, and assembled! There is an inner mechanical chassis and system within this robot and can move both legs and arms. Solidworks File - Printing Robot The first step is to open the SolidWorks STL file. Upon openi...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 21:25:04 PDT
R/C replica WW1 tank http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-replica-WW1-tank/
R/C replica WW1 tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RS4O/HIGFAU1Y/FO1RS4OHIGFAU1Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RS4O/HIGFAU1Y/FO1RS4OHIGFAU1Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RS4O/HIGFAU1Y/FO1RS4OHIGFAU1Y.SMALL.jpg 8bitwood I wanted a remote control World War 1 tank.  So I made one. This instructable is going to be more of a general process than a step by step as a step by step would be 50 pages long.  I am going to cover the process by which I tackled this project in the following categories: -planning (super importa...
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 13:45:51 PDT
Toy Mod: Convert a TR-550 Star trek Tricorder into a Digital Clock with Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-Mod-Convert-a-TR-550-Star-trek-Tricorder-into/
Toy Mod: Convert a TR-550 Star trek Tricorder into a Digital Clock with Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/OXXK/HHS9LLNR/F7IOXXKHHS9LLNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/OXXK/HHS9LLNR/F7IOXXKHHS9LLNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/OXXK/HHS9LLNR/F7IOXXKHHS9LLNR.SMALL.jpg johnag I Was going to use my Toy TR 550 Star Trek TNG Tricorder  as a case for my Mini Arduino Enviroment monitor, but it didn't fit. So I found a Digital key-chain picture frame I bought at Radio Shack on clearance for 5 bucks, and guess what, it fit like a glove! I realize that not everybody is going to...
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Thu, 27 Jun 2013 13:44:23 PDT
R/C LEGO® "The Bull" Buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-LEGO-The-Bull-Buggy/
R/C LEGO® "The Bull" Buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/CHBO/HH2VMWTA/FWICHBOHH2VMWTA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/CHBO/HH2VMWTA/FWICHBOHH2VMWTA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/CHBO/HH2VMWTA/FWICHBOHH2VMWTA.SMALL.jpg sath02 There are more than 20 models of LEGO®'s Dune Buggy type car, even more than the models in LEGO® Race Car category. Dune Buggy is usually four wheels drive off road vehicle,  which would not be used on the road. Now that I got excited on the "dune buggy", and was also inspired by 1998 LEGO®'s Turbo...
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Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:17:19 PDT
Beginner's Guide to 3D Printing with the Objet Connex 500: How to Build a Missile Launcher Tank (and Clean the Mess you Made in the Process) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Guide-to-3D-Printing-with-the-Objet-Con/
Beginner's Guide to 3D Printing with the Objet Connex 500: How to Build a Missile Launcher Tank (and Clean the Mess you Made in the Process) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/U95K/HHS9HCF8/FHWU95KHHS9HCF8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/U95K/HHS9HCF8/FHWU95KHHS9HCF8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/U95K/HHS9HCF8/FHWU95KHHS9HCF8.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer The Objet Connex 500 3D Printer... an arcane, magic and amazing Hi-Tech masterpiece, capable of 3D printing high detailed prototypes. Knowing how to operate this marvelous device is a secret only known by a few chosen ones. And now you, my fellow reader, have this mystic guide in your hands... Yes,...
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Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:38:28 PDT
Design a laser-cut Spirograph-like toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-design-a-laser-cut-Spirograph-like-toy/
Design a laser-cut Spirograph-like toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/812L/HI3TYD3H/FTV812LHI3TYD3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/812L/HI3TYD3H/FTV812LHI3TYD3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/812L/HI3TYD3H/FTV812LHI3TYD3H.SMALL.jpg safay I loved playing with the Spirograph drawing toy as a kid. The mesmerizing shapes that a Spirograph makes are called hypotrochoids, which have some interesting mathematical properties. I decided to design my own hypotrochoid-drawing-machine toy as one of my first lasercutter projects at Ace Monster T...
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Mon, 24 Jun 2013 00:43:33 PDT
Gyrobot for 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Gyrobot-for-3D-Print/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/RTXT/HI3TYUR7/FAKRTXTHI3TYUR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/RTXT/HI3TYUR7/FAKRTXTHI3TYUR7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/RTXT/HI3TYUR7/FAKRTXTHI3TYUR7.SMALL.jpg polkijain PLEASE VOTE UP THERE ^ Made In Autodesk Maya A stunning robot with an attitude hair-look Wheels can be printed separately and pinned up for locomotion (if innovated, can be made alive using few electronic components) FIND ATTACHMENT BELOW CONTAINING .RAR FILE COMPRESSED(containing .obj file for dir...
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 06:55:19 PDT
Easy hydraulic Robotics! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-hydraulic-Robotics/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/S9FP/HI3TYTTV/F47S9FPHI3TYTTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/S9FP/HI3TYTTV/F47S9FPHI3TYTTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/S9FP/HI3TYTTV/F47S9FPHI3TYTTV.SMALL.jpg benmurton There is a lot of small electronic robotics that use servos and stepper motors, but there are very little good, small hydraulic robotics happening. This arm using simple syringes in an effective way that is capable of lifting a fair amount of weight for its size. The materials required are: sy...
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 21:38:12 PDT
simple hydraulic robot arm http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-hydraulic-robot-arm/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/1820/HI3TKFBW/FQ71820HI3TKFBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/1820/HI3TKFBW/FQ71820HI3TKFBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/1820/HI3TKFBW/FQ71820HI3TKFBW.SMALL.jpg my wookie this is actually something my brother made, but he wanted me to upload it for him. there's a magnet that grabs everything and the syringes are just filled with water other than that its pretty self explanatory.
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 07:06:27 PDT
simple remote control armored tank http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-remote-control-armored-tank/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/BTF0/HI3TKE8E/FQQBTF0HI3TKE8E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/BTF0/HI3TKE8E/FQQBTF0HI3TKE8E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/BTF0/HI3TKE8E/FQQBTF0HI3TKE8E.SMALL.jpg my wookie R/C doesn't always mean its wireless, sometimes its just remote controlled instead of the more popular radio controlled but this guy is still an excellent cure to general boredom or if you just feel like being lazy and want something to do. i had the motor on top connected to a rubber band launcher ...
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Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:13:35 PDT
3D printed pinewood derby car http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-pinewood-derby-car/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/17Z3/HI3TK8Q1/FTY17Z3HI3TK8Q1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/17Z3/HI3TK8Q1/FTY17Z3HI3TK8Q1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/17Z3/HI3TK8Q1/FTY17Z3HI3TK8Q1.SMALL.jpg my wookie here's a car i made in solid works for school a while ago, its actually 3 different printed parts (the wheels and axles were provided) as you can see the back part comes off, the seat does too but its a pain to get out. i could have done it all in one part but part of the assignment was to be able t...
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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 16:00:17 PDT
Arduino - Theremin with 7 Segment LED Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Theremin-with-7-Segment-LED-Display/
Arduino - Theremin with 7 Segment LED Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/9Q4K/HHTE0QNS/FKD9Q4KHHTE0QNS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/9Q4K/HHTE0QNS/FKD9Q4KHHTE0QNS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/9Q4K/HHTE0QNS/FKD9Q4KHHTE0QNS.SMALL.jpg faziefazie In this instructable, I will show you how to make a simple toy that combination of the LEDs flash and Theremin. We're gonna using some basic electronics built on top of an Arduino. The basic idea of 7 Segment LED Display was from Enjoying Electronics. The original Enjoying Electronics article is her...
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Tue, 11 Jun 2013 19:18:20 PDT
pepper grinder gun http://www.instructables.com/id/pepper-grinder-gun/
pepper grinder gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/ENOI/HH2W3L3I/F89ENOIHH2W3L3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/ENOI/HH2W3L3I/F89ENOIHH2W3L3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/ENOI/HH2W3L3I/F89ENOIHH2W3L3I.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus I'm from the city that started the whole 100-mile diet craze. I already do my part eating locally, but I can't survive on root vegetables and berries alone. I need the thrill of the hunt -  I need more! As a city dweller my options to hunt for meat are limited to the indigenous fauna, in my nei...
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Fri, 7 Jun 2013 09:48:10 PDT
How to make a 3D printed Sailboat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-3D-printed-Sailboat-Toy/
How to make a 3D printed Sailboat Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/S4PG/HHMI6KOE/FGWS4PGHHMI6KOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/S4PG/HHMI6KOE/FGWS4PGHHMI6KOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/S4PG/HHMI6KOE/FGWS4PGHHMI6KOE.SMALL.jpg panilov In this instructable I will show you how to make your own 3D printed sailboat. For this you'll need a 3D printer with filament and software for it. ATTENTION: You will need supports to print this!!! Disclaimer: I made this model, but I haven't printer it, it might not work! This project is o...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 09:48:06 PDT