Instructables: exploring - technology - uv http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:10:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 LCD 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-3D-Printer/
LCD 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SMALL.jpg lcs5000 I am a fifteen year old who took an interest in 3D printing about two years ago. I tried and failed to build a fused deposition modeling 3D printer. There were too many moving parts that I had issues with. So, I began exploring simpler, less complex printers. I ca,e across the "Olo" smartphone 3D pr...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 07:44:28 PDT
First approach to flexible circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/First-Approach-to-Flexible-Circuits/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:57:22 PDT
Dragon Eye http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Eye/
Dragon Eye - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/W4FZ/INJ45FYX/FWGW4FZINJ45FYX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/W4FZ/INJ45FYX/FWGW4FZINJ45FYX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/W4FZ/INJ45FYX/FWGW4FZINJ45FYX.SMALL.jpg SoniaVerdu We will make a dragon's eye.I have used as a base a printed eye can find here: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1458545But if you do not have printer eye base with plaster or clay, there are many materials you can use. Materials you can use Eye 3d dragon printedAcrylic paint and some waterNail...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:42:27 PDT
The LiteFab - The affordable and rugged DLP printer for home http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LiteFab-the-Affordable-and-Rugged-DLP-Printer-/
The LiteFab - The affordable and rugged DLP printer for home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6XJ3/INYTZB0V/F5V6XJ3INYTZB0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6XJ3/INYTZB0V/F5V6XJ3INYTZB0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6XJ3/INYTZB0V/F5V6XJ3INYTZB0V.SMALL.jpg bongoboy23 ENTERED INTO 3D PRINTING CONTEST! CHECK IT OUT HERE:http://www.instructables.com/contest/3dprinting201...*WORK IN PROGRESS*This is a work in progress and subject to change. Additionally, I'm only human, so no doubt I have missed something in this long instructable. Thank you for your understanding.*...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 06:35:09 PDT
DIY GLOWING BUBBLE LIGHT - How to Make your own Futuristic Desk Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GLOWING-BUBBLE-LIGHT-How-to-Make-Your-Own-Futu/
DIY GLOWING BUBBLE LIGHT - How to Make your own Futuristic Desk Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SMALL.jpg austiwawa PLEASE VOTE FOR ME in the "Make it Move Contest!" Feel free to click "Vote!" in the top right corner if you enjoyed this Instructable!In this video, we will be building a one of a kind futuristic desk light. Not only is this light unique and cool to look at, but the air bubbles make quite a relaxing...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 07:47:00 PDT
Catch Mosquito With Your Old Stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Catch-Mosquito-With-Your-Old-Stuff/
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Wed, 2 Mar 2016 05:11:57 PST
Simple PCB Exposure Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-PCB-Exposure-Unit/
Simple PCB Exposure Unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/YE5I/IIQC9T82/FZ2YE5IIIQC9T82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/YE5I/IIQC9T82/FZ2YE5IIIQC9T82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/YE5I/IIQC9T82/FZ2YE5IIIQC9T82.SMALL.jpg ThomasK19 Sometimes I'm creating small PCBs, and always below Euro-size. For the design of the PCBs I use either Fritzing or Eagle. Since my designs are also fairly simple there is no way to have them produced professionally. That would simply be too expensive. Also a (semi-) professional exposure unit was by...
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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 10:58:49 PST
3 Ways To Make Water Glow! http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-To-Make-Water-Glow/
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 08:21:00 PST
Intel Edison Sun Station (UV and Temp) With Python #IntelMakerMx http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Sun-Station-UV-and-Temp-With-Python/
Intel Edison Sun Station (UV and Temp) With Python #IntelMakerMx - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/AF2I/IG2LWJBA/FDCAF2IIG2LWJBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/AF2I/IG2LWJBA/FDCAF2IIG2LWJBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/AF2I/IG2LWJBA/FDCAF2IIG2LWJBA.SMALL.jpg AlexisJ2 We are gonna use our Intel Edison with an Arduino shield and a grove shield to connect as many sensors as you want.GitHub : https://github.com/Kurtz1993/iot-roadshow Communicate with our Edison through a Serial COM First, let’s communicate with our Edison through a Serial COM. Install correct dri...
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Thu, 22 Oct 2015 20:00:37 PDT
5$ Homemade UV LED Headlamp How To. (Super Powerful!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Homemade-UV-LED-Headlamp-How-To-Super-Powerful/
5$ Homemade UV LED Headlamp How To. (Super Powerful!!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/QC2P/IEX4WVBV/FUBQC2PIEX4WVBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/QC2P/IEX4WVBV/FUBQC2PIEX4WVBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/QC2P/IEX4WVBV/FUBQC2PIEX4WVBV.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan In the above video I show how I make a Super powerful UV Headlamp for under $5 and show you how you can make your own! Hope you guys like it :) Thanks for checking it out. Music Used:-"Name Lost" (https://youtu.be/vasBBIUl3cM)-Lost Night (https://youtu.be/Odbl9N8lc_0)-Lazy Beat (https://youtu.be/GML...
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Sat, 26 Sep 2015 16:06:41 PDT
UV LED Exposure Light for Screen Emulsion http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-LED-Curing-Light/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:44:39 PDT
Introduction to UV Textures in Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-UV-Textures-in-Blender/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 14:03:33 PDT
Phone Light to UV Light Hack!! (Works with other lights too!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Light-to-UV-Light-Hack-Works-with-other-ligh/
Phone Light to UV Light Hack!! (Works with other lights too!!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/IH18/IBTW3KYI/F80IH18IBTW3KYI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/IH18/IBTW3KYI/F80IH18IBTW3KYI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/IH18/IBTW3KYI/F80IH18IBTW3KYI.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan Hello Youtubes and Instructaganders it is I TrollFaceTheMan, and today I'm going to show a neat trick to hack almost any stranded L.E.D. Light into a makeshift UV light. Also in this video I'm going to try it with an incandescent light and see how it compares. First thing is first though, when we d...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 19:47:39 PDT
Make a proper PCB exposure unit out of a cheap UV nail curing lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-proper-PCB-exposer-out-of-a-cheap-UV-nail-c/
Make a proper PCB exposure unit out of a cheap UV nail curing lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/67KI/IB0MISGM/FHE67KIIB0MISGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/67KI/IB0MISGM/FHE67KIIB0MISGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/67KI/IB0MISGM/FHE67KIIB0MISGM.SMALL.jpg alibenpuff What do PCB production and fake fingernails have in common? They both use UV light sources of high intensity and, as luck would have it, those light sources have exactly the same wavelength. Only the ones for PCB production are usually quite costly and the ones for fake fingernails are a bit more co...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 08:36:28 PDT
Chimera: $60 DLP High-Res 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Chimera-60-DLP-resin-3d-printer/
Chimera: $60 DLP High-Res 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SMALL.jpg matstermind I have been on a hunt for the past several years to find a cheap and simple, yet moderately high resolution 3D printer. I had 3 different 3D printers partially constructed when I heard about the amazing technology of DLP Stereo lithography (SLA) printers. I have finally found enough parts at the...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 18:28:48 PDT
GoPro Poloarizer/UltraViolet Filter Adapter Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-55mm-Lens-Filter-Holder-Hack/
GoPro Poloarizer/UltraViolet Filter Adapter Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/WTAO/IAMCV7Y3/FQZWTAOIAMCV7Y3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/WTAO/IAMCV7Y3/FQZWTAOIAMCV7Y3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/WTAO/IAMCV7Y3/FQZWTAOIAMCV7Y3.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media Find out how to adapt 55mm Polarizer, UltraViolet, colour correction, and other photography filters onto an unmodified GoPro Dive Case. The major advantages to placing a filter in front of your GoPro instead of extra editing in post are increased quality (less dead pixels due to under/over exposure)...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 18:10:15 PDT
LED UV Ship Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-UV-Ship-Bar/
LED UV Ship Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/V4KP/I9B6LCZ5/F2WV4KPI9B6LCZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/V4KP/I9B6LCZ5/F2WV4KPI9B6LCZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/V4KP/I9B6LCZ5/F2WV4KPI9B6LCZ5.SMALL.jpg Krolo In 2014 my friends and I were tasked with building a new bar for our camp. We decided to make it into the shape of a ship with LED sequenced hull, ws2812 edge lights, and interactive mermaid shot game. Cut and build the hulls We built the frame using press board due to budget and nice cabinet gra...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 00:15:17 PDT
Ultraviolet Exposure Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultraviolet-Exposure-Box/
Ultraviolet Exposure Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/TPR3/IG8BEZ7Q/F2NTPR3IG8BEZ7Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/TPR3/IG8BEZ7Q/F2NTPR3IG8BEZ7Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/TPR3/IG8BEZ7Q/F2NTPR3IG8BEZ7Q.SMALL.jpg Chris Meletis Hello, this instructable goes through the construction of a simple stand alone Ultra-Violet exposure box.Ever come across large and complex schematics or wanted to take advantage of ready PCB layouts included in tutorials and instructables? Well if yes, then this UV Box may help you solve that probl...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 11:37:43 PDT
Yet Another (ugly) UV exposure Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-ugly-UV-exposure-Box/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 05:19:49 PST
Homemade UV Exposure Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-UV-Exposure-Box/
Homemade UV Exposure Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/YDSU/I4PHJHNB/F5PYDSUI4PHJHNB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/YDSU/I4PHJHNB/F5PYDSUI4PHJHNB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/YDSU/I4PHJHNB/F5PYDSUI4PHJHNB.SMALL.jpg chrismajda This is an Instructable for a homemade UV exposure box that can be used for making PCBs.Parts that you will need:1x ATmega8 microcontroller2x TIP31 NPN Power transistor1x Voltage regulator 78051x voltage regulator 78121x 5v buzzer2x 33uF capacitors1x potentiometer1x 32,756 kHz quartz crystal1x 8x2 L...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 16:07:36 PST
Create your own fluorescent plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-fluorescent-plant/
Create your own fluorescent plant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/474E/I3THAJ59/FJT474EI3THAJ59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/474E/I3THAJ59/FJT474EI3THAJ59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/474E/I3THAJ59/FJT474EI3THAJ59.SMALL.jpg ualbuquerque One day I was with nothing to do and decided to play God, so I decided to create a new species, but WHAT create? A squirrel shoot lasers for eyes, a hamster part fish, and despite all this not be a bad idea, I chose to make a fluorescent plant. Jokes aside, this instructables, will teach you ...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:42:11 PST
Island City - Starry Night http://www.instructables.com/id/Island-City-Starry-Night/
Island City - Starry Night - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/J731/I395KQ55/FBJJ731I395KQ55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/J731/I395KQ55/FBJJ731I395KQ55.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/J731/I395KQ55/FBJJ731I395KQ55.SMALL.jpg fcfelix This is a project I started more than 6 month ago (not much spare time in my house ;-) ). We needed something for the bedroom, which would light up automatically, and not too bright, enough to find your way into bed, and not wake the other one up, which is most of the times my wife ;-)Have seen onli...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:50:39 PST
Change the UV lamp on bObsweep Standard or Pethair http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-the-UV-lamp-on-bObsweep-Standard-or-Pethair/
Change the UV lamp on bObsweep Standard or Pethair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/IUCQ/I2VLHD18/FVVIUCQI2VLHD18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/IUCQ/I2VLHD18/FVVIUCQI2VLHD18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/IUCQ/I2VLHD18/FVVIUCQI2VLHD18.SMALL.jpg BobbybObsweepRobotVacuum These instructions are applicable to both bObsweep models. Follow the video or text descriptions to replace the UV lamp on your automatic vacuum. Open Up Bob Flip Bob over and remove the 7 screws around which hold the cover together. There are two screw holes inside the brush compartment: one in...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:03:08 PST
Fluorescent Tonic Water Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Fluorescent-Tonic-Water-Lamp/
Fluorescent Tonic Water Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/A17X/I2UUUCCW/FURA17XI2UUUCCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/A17X/I2UUUCCW/FURA17XI2UUUCCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/A17X/I2UUUCCW/FURA17XI2UUUCCW.SMALL.jpg Will2MakesStuff This Instructable will show you how to make a lamp based on the fluorescent properties of quinine, the chemical which gives tonic water its bitter taste.Quinine is fluorescent which means it absorbs energy from light of one wavelength and then emits this energy as light of a longer wavelength. (In t...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:17:15 PST
UV (black light) painting for everyone http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-black-light-painting-for-everyone/
UV (black light) painting for everyone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/QH0B/I2D6NEHR/F5LQH0BI2D6NEHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/QH0B/I2D6NEHR/F5LQH0BI2D6NEHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/QH0B/I2D6NEHR/F5LQH0BI2D6NEHR.SMALL.jpg fcfelix IMPORTANT: USE UV LIGHT CAREFULLY. BE AWARE OF THE DANGERS OF UV LIGHT WHEN EXPOSED TOO LONG TO IT. THIS INSTRUCTABLE AND THE AUTHOR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE IT MIGHT CAUSE YOU.Since I was a child I was fascinated by fluorescence, phosphorescence and bioluminescence. Seing the movie Avatar ...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 12:41:07 PST
Uv light ozonator and watersterilizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Uv-light-ozonator-and-watersterilizer/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 00:12:12 PST
Micro 555 timer circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-activated-blinking-LED/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:19:20 PDT
Arduino Bed BackLights! [ Led Fade Control With A Push Button ] http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bed-BackLights-Led-Fade-Control-With-A-Pus/
Arduino Bed BackLights! [ Led Fade Control With A Push Button ] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/H5TP/HZMJ0T0Y/FLMH5TPHZMJ0T0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/H5TP/HZMJ0T0Y/FLMH5TPHZMJ0T0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/H5TP/HZMJ0T0Y/FLMH5TPHZMJ0T0Y.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hi EveryBody,Today we will make Arduino Bed BackLights! In Which led Fade is controlled by a Push Button!.When we Press the Push Button the Lights Starts Fading in and out and when we release the Push button then Lights Stop at that brightness. When we again press the button then lights will again f...
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 05:45:41 PDT
Fiber Composite 3D Printing (The Bug) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Composite-3D-Printing-The-Bug/
Fiber Composite 3D Printing (The Bug) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/G702/HZB3HTD2/F25G702HZB3HTD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/G702/HZB3HTD2/F25G702HZB3HTD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/G702/HZB3HTD2/F25G702HZB3HTD2.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales Think of this machine as a very friendly sculpting spider. For my last semester as an undergrad at IIT, I decided to give my education a twist and create my own research project. Fascinated by natures way to fabricate, I got inspired to create the Bug, a 3D printer-like robot that can create using ...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:28:45 PDT
Cree Flashlight Color Change http://www.instructables.com/id/Cree-Flashlight-Upgrade/
Cree Flashlight Color Change - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/1FU7/HW37POMA/FTS1FU7HW37POMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/1FU7/HW37POMA/FTS1FU7HW37POMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/1FU7/HW37POMA/FTS1FU7HW37POMA.SMALL.jpg MooMeat42 I found this awesome $6 flashlight (charger and battery included) on eBay which uses a 18650 Li-ion battery and a tiny Cree white LED. Search "18650 Cree Q5 LED flashlight". It has a glow in the dark button cap and o-ring on the lens, and 5 modes including 3 power levels, strobe, and SOS(I think tha...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 19:56:43 PDT
UV Glass Hanging Nightlight/Whiteboard ( From Mobile Charger ) http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-Glass-Hanging-NightlightWhiteboard-From-Mobile-/
UV Glass Hanging Nightlight/Whiteboard ( From Mobile Charger ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/NF14/HSE96IMI/F6VNF14HSE96IMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/NF14/HSE96IMI/F6VNF14HSE96IMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/NF14/HSE96IMI/F6VNF14HSE96IMI.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Today i Bought some Ultraviolet lights and i wanted to make something attractive. So i made another glass hanging nightlight! (I am still a beginner so sorry for the glass joint to wire)My first Nightlight (with brightness control) :-http://instructables.com/id/Led-Glass-Nightlight-with-Brightness-C...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 11:25:27 PST
GLO: The Midnight Message Board and RSS Display http://www.instructables.com/id/GLO-The-Midnight-Message-Board/
GLO: The Midnight Message Board and RSS Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/55QX/HQ3SRF56/FQ655QXHQ3SRF56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/55QX/HQ3SRF56/FQ655QXHQ3SRF56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/55QX/HQ3SRF56/FQ655QXHQ3SRF56.SMALL.jpg Adi M As a little kid, I remember the Glow in the Dark stars and shapes one could stick on their ceiling for night time view, frankly I remember the shapes being extremely boring Older, equipped with some basic electronics knowledge and a deep interest in innovative display systems, I thought of a way of...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 14:26:04 PST
Computer Lighting Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Lighting-Power-Bank/
Computer Lighting Power Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/84VR/HPZMQ932/FE884VRHPZMQ932.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/84VR/HPZMQ932/FE884VRHPZMQ932.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/84VR/HPZMQ932/FE884VRHPZMQ932.SMALL.jpg ContraptionMaker This will allow you to control two different sets of lights in your case. I installed Blue florescent and Ultra Violet tubes in my case and want to be able to turn one or the other on while turning the other set off. I had too many tubes to have a switch for each so I made one switch control several...
By: ContraptionMaker

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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 11:05:17 PST
Do It Yourself Lab Ware http://www.instructables.com/id/Do-It-Yourself-Lab-Ware/
Do It Yourself Lab Ware - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/HOK1/HOUFPZBV/F3IHOK1HOUFPZBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/HOK1/HOUFPZBV/F3IHOK1HOUFPZBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/HOK1/HOUFPZBV/F3IHOK1HOUFPZBV.SMALL.jpg KRA5H This DIY lab ware Instructable was written for Tekla Labs, whose "mission is to empower scientists all over the world to build their own research infrastructure." These DIY lab ware are from a series of articles I've written for my column The Square Root of Not (http://www.science20.com/square_root_...
By: KRA5H

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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 09:24:36 PST
DIY UV Erasable Glow Poster http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-UV-Erasable-Glow-Poster/
DIY UV Erasable Glow Poster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/VLUG/HOHYJVMU/FUIVLUGHOHYJVMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/VLUG/HOHYJVMU/FUIVLUGHOHYJVMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/VLUG/HOHYJVMU/FUIVLUGHOHYJVMU.SMALL.jpg HavocRC For just a few dollars you can have an amazing looking glowing wall! Time to amaze your friends with glowing ink! Using a highlighter or other bright neon marker the ink nearly pops off the page! The trick is UV black lights! Enjoy and vote for the Improve You Room Contest, and Make it Glow Contest...
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 16:12:39 PST
Arduino-controlled UV LED PCB Exposure Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-UV-LED-PCB-Exposure-Box/
Arduino-controlled UV LED PCB Exposure Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/LY10/HKPX914W/FVYLY10HKPX914W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/LY10/HKPX914W/FVYLY10HKPX914W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/LY10/HKPX914W/FVYLY10HKPX914W.SMALL.jpg relic1974 Why make an exposure box? Like many Arduino lovers, once I began creating larger projects I obviously did not want to keep them on a fragile breadboard.  As many people do, I started to assemble my projects on cheap prototype boards.  While these boards were fairly rugged, their layouts were confus...
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 22:54:38 PDT
Techniques for Beefing Up Your Breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Techniques-for-Beefing-Up-Your-Breadboard/
Techniques for Beefing Up Your Breadboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/VHKV/HI3TY62I/F0RVHKVHI3TY62I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/VHKV/HI3TY62I/F0RVHKVHI3TY62I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/VHKV/HI3TY62I/F0RVHKVHI3TY62I.SMALL.jpg DrRhodes Anytime you design a circuit, the best place to start building is a breadboard. Believe me, it is much easier to fix a problem or make refinements to a design on a breadboard then to a circuit you have soldered to perfboard or a PCB. However, most breadboards that you will encounter will be bare bon...
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 20:56:28 PDT
DIY UV LED Light - See The World In A New Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-UV-LED-Light-See-The-World-In-A-New-Light/
DIY UV LED Light - See The World In A New Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/WPDZ/HERLZTVL/F7PWPDZHERLZTVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/WPDZ/HERLZTVL/F7PWPDZHERLZTVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/WPDZ/HERLZTVL/F7PWPDZHERLZTVL.SMALL.jpg XOIIO I've always liked experimenting with things, and seeing things in new ways or from different perspectives, so I got interested in UV Lights, however I don't like tube technology, it offers easier use and us much cheaper but an LED version is a neat project, if rechargeable and doesn't generate heat,...
By: XOIIO

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Wed, 3 Apr 2013 14:41:23 PDT
DIY Portable UV Exposure Box (PCB Making Gadget) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-UV-Exposure-Box-PCB-Making-Gadget/
DIY Portable UV Exposure Box (PCB Making Gadget) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/TZEH/HEXS4QR5/FIBTZEHHEXS4QR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/TZEH/HEXS4QR5/FIBTZEHHEXS4QR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/TZEH/HEXS4QR5/FIBTZEHHEXS4QR5.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Here's a preview of my DIY UV exposure box that I made this past December. I use it for developing "Presensitized PCBs" (Photopositive PCB). Presensitized PCBs are usually developed under sunlight, it takes 3 minutes to fully expose it. By the aid of my DIY UV box, it speeds up the process to 30 sec...
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Sun, 31 Mar 2013 00:45:18 PDT
pin uv cam with meter http://www.instructables.com/id/pin-uv-cam-with-meter/
pin uv cam with meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/FY5H/HCJOGDLP/FCLFY5HHCJOGDLP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/FY5H/HCJOGDLP/FCLFY5HHCJOGDLP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/FY5H/HCJOGDLP/FCLFY5HHCJOGDLP.SMALL.jpg crazyg mechanical cannibal shoots invisible uv onto film, bases on a compactified slr .this puppy will tell you how long to stay on that shutter.never need anew battery . it can also turn ice cubes into gold. a list of stuff uv filter screwdrivers hacksaw spraypaint (ford miami blue met) vice brush hammer...
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Sun, 3 Feb 2013 15:01:06 PST
Cheap UV Exposure Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-UV-Exposure-Box/
Cheap UV Exposure Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/QL31/H82U2VDH/FU3QL31H82U2VDH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/QL31/H82U2VDH/FU3QL31H82U2VDH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/QL31/H82U2VDH/FU3QL31H82U2VDH.SMALL.jpg kavea Cheap and easy to build uv exposure box More details at : http://kavea.free.fr/index.php?2014/08/05/4-insoleuse-uv-pour-pas-cher
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Wed, 10 Oct 2012 15:56:33 PDT
Scorpion Stinger - A High Power UV LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Scorpion-Stinger-A-High-Power-UV-LED-Flashli/
Scorpion Stinger - A High Power UV LED Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/AHX4/H742ZXQD/FMJAHX4H742ZXQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/AHX4/H742ZXQD/FMJAHX4H742ZXQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/AHX4/H742ZXQD/FMJAHX4H742ZXQD.SMALL.jpg nmeans This instructable is about the construction of the ultimate scorpion hunting flashlight called the "Scorpion Stinger". It functions extremely well and knocks the socks off of the competition.  Check out the videos in the "Field Testing" section of Step #13! Scorpion Stinger features: Uses a re...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 04:20:11 PDT
UV LED exposure unit from an old HP scanner... http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-LED-exposure-unit-from-an-old-HP-scanner/
UV LED exposure unit from an old HP scanner... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/3ULZ/H51ASBOO/FHY3ULZH51ASBOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/3ULZ/H51ASBOO/FHY3ULZH51ASBOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/3ULZ/H51ASBOO/FHY3ULZH51ASBOO.SMALL.jpg purpulhaze Found an old HP scanner and decided to make a UV exposure unit out of it. Purchased 200 straw hat uv leds on ebay even though I only used 145 of them. I may even be able to use the scanners power supply board as it has 12 and 5 volts. Hopefully I can use the 12 to power the leds and the 5 to power a...
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Tue, 24 Jul 2012 21:20:26 PDT
How to Test UV LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Test-UV-LEDs/
How to Test UV LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/1DDB/H4AGM2K9/FRV1DDBH4AGM2K9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/1DDB/H4AGM2K9/FRV1DDBH4AGM2K9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/1DDB/H4AGM2K9/FRV1DDBH4AGM2K9.SMALL.jpg ben.chapman Ultraviolet LEDs produce ultraviolet light which your eye can't see.  This is how I tested to make sure that the  UV LEDs I bought were working correctly. Here's what you need: Your UV LED A DC Power supply or appropriate battery Transitions glasses (Photochromatic Glass) Transit...
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Fri, 20 Jul 2012 13:35:32 PDT
How to build a portable bug zapper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-portable-bug-zapper/
How to build a portable bug zapper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/5YOI/H4AGJESK/F4W5YOIH4AGJESK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/5YOI/H4AGJESK/F4W5YOIH4AGJESK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/5YOI/H4AGJESK/F4W5YOIH4AGJESK.SMALL.jpg MrJentis This instructable shows you how to build your own bug zapper using recycled parts and is general in its suggestions. To see how I built my bug zapper, you can visit my website's bugzapper page here. Now having said that, there are countless of ways to build a bug zapper. It all depends on the types...
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 17:08:59 PDT
Speaker Mic Fix - Missing Hole http://www.instructables.com/id/Speaker-Mic-Fix-Missing-Hole/
Speaker Mic Fix - Missing Hole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/XNHM/H2WEY31B/F7PXNHMH2WEY31B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/XNHM/H2WEY31B/F7PXNHMH2WEY31B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/XNHM/H2WEY31B/F7PXNHMH2WEY31B.SMALL.jpg stangtime I bought a speaker mic on eBay for $13 to use with a little 2 meter Chinese HT  (Baofeng UV-5R). Every time I put out my call on a repeater or tried to say hi during a QSO nobody came back to me. I was really starting to think that I had ticked off the ham radio community. So I thought I would open...
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Wed, 13 Jun 2012 19:38:57 PDT
3D Printed Hinges http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Hinges/
3D Printed Hinges - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/0Q09/H2WEJCC0/FDN0Q09H2WEJCC0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/0Q09/H2WEJCC0/FDN0Q09H2WEJCC0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/0Q09/H2WEJCC0/FDN0Q09H2WEJCC0.SMALL.jpg randofo I designed some hinges which can be printed out on UV-curing printers. This was partially to figure out how to make compound parts using an Objet printer and partially to figure out the various tolerances. I found that I can scale the hinges down to have roughly a 10mm height. At this size they will...
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 16:02:42 PDT
Ultraviolet Business Card Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultraviolet-Business-Card-Flashlight/
Ultraviolet Business Card Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/JTGS/GXO0U8CH/FL4JTGSGXO0U8CH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/JTGS/GXO0U8CH/FL4JTGSGXO0U8CH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/JTGS/GXO0U8CH/FL4JTGSGXO0U8CH.SMALL.jpg tomward If you've seen some of my other business cards, I like the idea of giving away cards that are useful in some way.  Most of my others have been more proof-of-concept, but this one is not only fun but easy to make, inexpensive and has a real wow factor. It's a simple ultraviolet torch, but the basic ...
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Fri, 27 Jan 2012 12:38:05 PST
Build a Laser 3D Printer - Stereolithography at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Laser-3D-Printer-Stereolithography-at-Ho/
Build a Laser 3D Printer - Stereolithography at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/7LLA/GUVTQYY8/FNR7LLAGUVTQYY8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/7LLA/GUVTQYY8/FNR7LLAGUVTQYY8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/7LLA/GUVTQYY8/FNR7LLAGUVTQYY8.SMALL.jpg RobHopeless Here is how to make a Stereolithography 3D Printer. It is still a bit of a work in progress but so far it is working pretty well. This is mainly an experiment which started as a Delta Robot Stereolithography Printer but ended as a more traditional Cartesian Stereolithography Printer. "I'll be...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2011 07:23:49 PST
Home Made Black Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Black-Light/
Home Made Black Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/T8Y1/GTXK8GE6/FAWT8Y1GTXK8GE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/T8Y1/GTXK8GE6/FAWT8Y1GTXK8GE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/T8Y1/GTXK8GE6/FAWT8Y1GTXK8GE6.SMALL.jpg DualPhase This instructable will illustrate how to make a hand held black light. This black light was almost free and has withstood a five year old and dozens of scorpion hunts. Tools Tools Required: 1) Soldering Iron (solder, flux) 2) Hot Glue Gun 3) Wire strippers (or sharp finger nails) Materials Ma...
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Thu, 20 Oct 2011 21:27:46 PDT