Instructables: exploring - technology - water - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:51:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Plant shelves growing system http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-Shelves-Growing-System/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 03:18:30 PDT
Neopixel Running Water Faucet Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Running-Water-Faucet-Lamp/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:35:36 PDT
3D Printed Water Bottle Holder for Your Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Water-Bottle-Holder-for-Your-Bike/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:26:30 PDT
Airboat ReDeux With Found Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Airboat-ReDeux-With-Found-Parts/
Airboat ReDeux With Found Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/OAXB/ISCAWCZ2/FYQOAXBISCAWCZ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/OAXB/ISCAWCZ2/FYQOAXBISCAWCZ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/OAXB/ISCAWCZ2/FYQOAXBISCAWCZ2.SMALL.jpg markk7 Every generation makes an airboat --- it's a required right-of-passage for any Maker. Here's my oddball version.This year I wanted to offer our local Maker Group something new, a boat that's powerful enough to cross the entire pond. I also wanted it to be RC controlled with no Arduino involved. Yes,...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 06:13:21 PDT
Automated Plant Watering System http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Plant-Watering-System/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:36:46 PDT
Splitting Water the Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Splitting-Water-the-Easy-Way/
Splitting Water the Easy Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/J1OU/IRW23ZGZ/FN7J1OUIRW23ZGZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/J1OU/IRW23ZGZ/FN7J1OUIRW23ZGZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/J1OU/IRW23ZGZ/FN7J1OUIRW23ZGZ.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Water, of course, is a big part of many great things: you, milkshakes, and water parks to name a few. Even though the ubiquitous liquid is transparent, there's more to see inside. While some molecular bonds last a lifetime, we can break these ones apart with a battery and some thumbtacks in a couple...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 09:04:02 PDT
No Pump Automatic Watering! http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Pump-Automatic-Watering/
No Pump Automatic Watering! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/F6WH/IRUMNBJA/FAPF6WHIRUMNBJA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/F6WH/IRUMNBJA/FAPF6WHIRUMNBJA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/F6WH/IRUMNBJA/FAPF6WHIRUMNBJA.SMALL.jpg Sverd Industries In this instructable I'm going to show you how you can make your very own automatic plant watering system. The best part? This solution requires no pump!The benefit of using an automatic watering system is that you avoid having your plants start to dry out, and you also wont accidentally soak your p...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 08:11:25 PDT
Dog Bowl Low-Water Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Bowl-Low-Water-Alarm/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 23:23:37 PDT
Liquid Level Capacitive Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Liquid-Level-Capacitive-Sensor/
Liquid Level Capacitive Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/LWQP/IR6ITDD7/FMXLWQPIR6ITDD7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/LWQP/IR6ITDD7/FMXLWQPIR6ITDD7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/LWQP/IR6ITDD7/FMXLWQPIR6ITDD7.SMALL.jpg luismorales-navarro Developed @FABLAB VERITAS fablab.veritas.crIn this tutorial you will learn how to make a capacitive sensor to measure liquid levels. You will need the following: Arduino UNO1M ResistorPrototyping cablesSVGs of the tubes 3D PrinterAluminum foil Waterproof Concentric Tubes The sensor works with tw...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:00:04 PDT
Small & Useful Water Level Indicator|Low Water Planting http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Useful-Water-Level-IndicatorLow-Water-Planti/
Small & Useful Water Level Indicator|Low Water Planting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/V0H1/IQXDX33F/FHJV0H1IQXDX33F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/V0H1/IQXDX33F/FHJV0H1IQXDX33F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/V0H1/IQXDX33F/FHJV0H1IQXDX33F.SMALL.jpg balsuryana IntroductionAre you want to know if your plant is need a water? Let's make this Water level indicator!. You not need to difficulty to watering your plant, because this tools is made with small tank for store water for automaticaly watering your plant!!! This tools is money saver and water saver!!! N...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 07:45:11 PDT
Simple Cartesian Diver http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cartesian-Diver/
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Mon, 15 Mar 2016 10:38:44 PDT
Automatic Plant Watering System with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Plant-Watering-System-With-Arduino/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:46:34 PDT
GSM alarm system for leaks without Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/GSM-Alarm-System-for-Leaks-Without-Arduino/
GSM alarm system for leaks without Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/C7DN/IQ6UP1C0/FC7C7DNIQ6UP1C0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/C7DN/IQ6UP1C0/FC7C7DNIQ6UP1C0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/C7DN/IQ6UP1C0/FC7C7DNIQ6UP1C0.SMALL.jpg ILYANOV Hello. In today's video we will do just such an alarm about the water leakage.That will alert you with an audible signal Itself will block the water and call you on the phone.You can also manually control the valves.The scheme is simple and without AVR end ArduinoDetailed assembly and demonstration ...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 08:46:05 PDT
Alarm on Leak http://www.instructables.com/id/Alarm-on-Leak/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 07:31:14 PDT
ULTRA CHEEP HOME AUTOMATION UNDER $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/ULTRA-CHEEP-HOME-AUTOMATION-UNDER-5/
ULTRA CHEEP HOME AUTOMATION UNDER $5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/RD4S/IPVF7R2Z/FQ3RD4SIPVF7R2Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/RD4S/IPVF7R2Z/FQ3RD4SIPVF7R2Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/RD4S/IPVF7R2Z/FQ3RD4SIPVF7R2Z.SMALL.jpg vina1991 Hello friendsToday I am back with another project called ultra cheep home automation under $5Home automation means you can control home applies more easily. You can control your fan lights exits’ with tip of your finger or allow them to work automaticallyThe project contains three different switchin...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 05:34:25 PDT
How to Deeply Clean Your Membrane Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Deeply-Clean-Your-Membrane-Keyboard/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 06:31:13 PDT
Image Relief in Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Image-Relief-in-Water/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 22:25:06 PDT
LAP - Purifying water with new technologies and algea http://www.instructables.com/id/LAP-Purifying-Water-With-New-Technologies-and-Alge/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 06:56:58 PDT
Robot fish (for Cistern inspection) http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Fish-for-Cistern-Inspection/
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Tue, 3 May 2016 22:23:07 PDT
Aquarium Auto Refill With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-Auto-Refill-With-Arduino/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 07:39:20 PDT
Automatic electronic plant waterer http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Electronic-Plant-Waterer/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:00:06 PDT
$1 AUTOMATIC WATER LEVEL CONTROLLER http://www.instructables.com/id/1-AUTOMATIC-WATER-LEVEL-CONTROLLER/
$1 AUTOMATIC WATER LEVEL CONTROLLER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/AK46/INNGL87W/FKBAK46INNGL87W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/AK46/INNGL87W/FKBAK46INNGL87W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/AK46/INNGL87W/FKBAK46INNGL87W.SMALL.jpg vina1991 Hello friendsToday I am back with another project called $1 AUTOMATIC WATER LEVEL CONTROLLER.It’s an automatic switching circuit that used to control an AC water pump. Operation of this circuit is simple.wen the water level goes below the limit the lower level sensor will detect it and activate the ...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 08:11:16 PST
Make a Hydroelectric Power Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hydroelectric-Power-Light/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:43:33 PDT
"The Bed Wetter" Water Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bed-Wetter-Water-Alarm/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:50:30 PDT
Arduino Water Pollution Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Water-Pollution-Monitor/
Arduino Water Pollution Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/LO18/INETUSZY/FDKLO18INETUSZY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/LO18/INETUSZY/FDKLO18INETUSZY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/LO18/INETUSZY/FDKLO18INETUSZY.SMALL.jpg AlexisC47 This project will allow you to create your own conductivity sensor and use an Arduino to gather data about the pollution levels of your community water sources! Understanding this data will help you understand how different events in and around your community effect the pollution level of your local...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 20:48:29 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Mini Water Distiller http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Water-Distiller/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 11:58:34 PDT
Sprinkler watering system timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Retic-Watering-System/
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 03:08:32 PDT
Water Quality Monitoring and Notification System Using Arduino Based GSM System. http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Quality-Monitoring-and-Notification-System-U/
Water Quality Monitoring and Notification System Using Arduino Based GSM System. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/8TRD/IL5G0AGP/FRX8TRDIL5G0AGP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/8TRD/IL5G0AGP/FRX8TRDIL5G0AGP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/8TRD/IL5G0AGP/FRX8TRDIL5G0AGP.SMALL.jpg emmanuel.ani This instructable video is all about how to monitor the Quality of water, interns of monitoring the level of water, the temperature of the water and its surrounding, the turbidity of the water (how clean the water is) as well as the PH levels of the Water. So this system monitors all of these aspect...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 07:21:35 PST
How to make Simple water level Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Simple-Water-Level-Indicator/
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 03:22:30 PST
Capacitive soil moisture measuring (with I2C) http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitive-Soil-Moisture-Measuring/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 06:34:40 PST
OpenSprinkler http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenSprinkler/
OpenSprinkler - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/JO0Z/IIT98Z64/F4SJO0ZIIT98Z64.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/JO0Z/IIT98Z64/F4SJO0ZIIT98Z64.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/JO0Z/IIT98Z64/F4SJO0ZIIT98Z64.SMALL.jpg jeff.cartwright.562 OpenSprinkler Pi (OSPi) is an open-source sprinkler / irrigation extension board for the Raspberry Pi. It is an easy and low-cost solution to transform a Raspberry Pi into a capable sprinkler controller with 8 zones for lawn and garden watering.OpenSprinkler doesn't need an instructable. This instru...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 18:45:47 PST
Photograph Water Splashes http://www.instructables.com/id/Photograph-Water-Splashes/
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 16:27:53 PST
Archimedes' Weigh Scale http://www.instructables.com/id/Archimedes-Weigh-Scale/
Archimedes' Weigh Scale - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/ZAY4/IIJKYH0W/FRPZAY4IIJKYH0W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/ZAY4/IIJKYH0W/FRPZAY4IIJKYH0W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/ZAY4/IIJKYH0W/FRPZAY4IIJKYH0W.SMALL.jpg bhavik zure This project is too old but recently I get chance to make it again. It was my friend’s requirement for science exhibition. He just want to participate so want a simple low cost project. I already did this project in 1998 when I was in school (only difference was I did this with IV bag and now...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 21:51:10 PST
3D Printed Self-Watering Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Self-Watering-Planter/
3D Printed Self-Watering Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/2F6X/IIGEDL2M/FGW2F6XIIGEDL2M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/2F6X/IIGEDL2M/FGW2F6XIIGEDL2M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/2F6X/IIGEDL2M/FGW2F6XIIGEDL2M.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Avoid the danger of over or under-watering your plants with this self-watering planter. With a 3D printer, you can quickly make an attractive water-tight planter pot that will keep your plants healthy and fit in with your modernist aesthetic. Design I looked around online at self-watering planter...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 10:18:33 PST
Water Tank Overflow Notifier with LinkitONE http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Tank-Overflow-Notifier-With-LinkitONE/
Water Tank Overflow Notifier with LinkitONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/BQOO/II6C2PRM/FIDBQOOII6C2PRM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/BQOO/II6C2PRM/FIDBQOOII6C2PRM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/BQOO/II6C2PRM/FIDBQOOII6C2PRM.SMALL.jpg ssarthak598 Does your water overflow every time? Do you forget to close your water valve when your water tank is full? Then I have a solution to the problem!Here i'll show you how to make a water overflow notifier that notifies you when ever your water tank leaks. You will automatically get an SMS when your wat...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 07:58:05 PST
SurfCube: An ambient display for wave and tidal data http://www.instructables.com/id/SurfCube-an-Ambient-Display-for-Wave-and-Tidal-Dat/
SurfCube: An ambient display for wave and tidal data - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/8USI/II6C1BJP/F1Q8USIII6C1BJP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/8USI/II6C1BJP/F1Q8USIII6C1BJP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/8USI/II6C1BJP/F1Q8USIII6C1BJP.SMALL.jpg dh1723 SurfCube is an ambient display for presenting wave and tide data for surfers, or for those that live near the coast. This allows a user to keep track of the ocean/sea tide and wave conditions at a set location with a glance. It is also designed to be visually pleasing and unobtrusive.Basically, this...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 06:25:42 PST
Cymatic water tank visualizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cymatic-water-tank-visualizer/
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 19:17:18 PST
3 Ways To Make Water Glow! http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-To-Make-Water-Glow/
3 Ways To Make Water Glow! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/JMLV/IH0YIDVF/FV3JMLVIH0YIDVF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/JMLV/IH0YIDVF/FV3JMLVIH0YIDVF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/JMLV/IH0YIDVF/FV3JMLVIH0YIDVF.SMALL.jpg WorkshopWizard Do you have a party to host soon? Stand out from the crowd at your next get together with these 3 super simple science tricks to make water glow!For all of the following you will need a UV black light. These lights have lots of applications in the sfx and lighting industry, but are also great for yo...
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 08:21:00 PST
Simple garden watering system http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-garden-watering-system/
Simple garden watering system - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/GVY8/IGQYF3JJ/F3QGVY8IGQYF3JJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/GVY8/IGQYF3JJ/F3QGVY8IGQYF3JJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/GVY8/IGQYF3JJ/F3QGVY8IGQYF3JJ.SMALL.jpg bspujari There are some garden automation systems using Arduino which are fairly detailed. I wanted to develop a simple system for timed watering. One could always develop it using IC555, but the power fluctuations may disturb the watering cycle, and Arduino provides high customization of cycles (plus it's ...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 00:47:20 PST
Open Source 3D Printed Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Source-3D-Printed-Water-Filter/
Open Source 3D Printed Water Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F11/RMO1/IFMVVOKX/F11RMO1IFMVVOKX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F11/RMO1/IFMVVOKX/F11RMO1IFMVVOKX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F11/RMO1/IFMVVOKX/F11RMO1IFMVVOKX.SMALL.jpg makerboat Faircap's goal is to provide clean water for everyone, in that vein we are making filtration tools that remove bacteria and viruses. Our aim is to make a $1 water filter, we're hoping to run a crowdfunding campaign to bring the cost down and create a single unit that can filter both chemicals and ba...
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 06:44:21 PDT
How to make a water-circulating pump http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-water-circulating-pump/
How to make a water-circulating pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/NV4W/IFLECPFA/FHQNV4WIFLECPFA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/NV4W/IFLECPFA/FHQNV4WIFLECPFA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/NV4W/IFLECPFA/FHQNV4WIFLECPFA.SMALL.jpg romanursuhack Video & Photo Instructableshttps://youtu.be/joHhEXFyP5k In today's video I'm going to show you a great idea of manufacturing a water pump, or as many people call it – a water-circulating pump with your own hands, at minimum cost at home! It is quite easy to make a water pump or a water-circula...
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Sun, 11 Oct 2015 13:37:13 PDT
Easy Cloud In A Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Cloud-In-A-Bottle/
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 06:35:34 PDT
Personal Space Defense System http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Space-Defense-System/
Personal Space Defense System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/CUO0/IDUR678H/F81CUO0IDUR678H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/CUO0/IDUR678H/F81CUO0IDUR678H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/CUO0/IDUR678H/F81CUO0IDUR678H.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 If you're tired of people invading your personal space, popping your bubble, or otherwise gettin' up in your business, why not send them a message by blasting them away with a water gun? Manually targeting people with your soaker of choice can be a chore, and if there is a deluge of personal space i...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:28:04 PDT
Build an Underwater robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Underwater-robot/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 13:52:35 PDT
Water Drop Macro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-water-drop-macro-lens/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 11:52:34 PDT
DIY Turbine Spray Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Turbine-Spray-Bottle/
DIY Turbine Spray Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LS4P/ICG2CPEF/FR8LS4PICG2CPEF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LS4P/ICG2CPEF/FR8LS4PICG2CPEF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LS4P/ICG2CPEF/FR8LS4PICG2CPEF.SMALL.jpg ShiftyTips We have an extremly hot summer in my place so i had to figure out something which can cool us down.Here comes the result :) Watch the video!!! In this video i show you the most important steps of the making! #1 Sprinkle with water yourself is a good idea in a hot summer day but how can we impr...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:30:33 PDT
Photography: Water Droplets http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-Water-Droplets/
Photography: Water Droplets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/0AW2/ICG2BX6L/FRD0AW2ICG2BX6L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/0AW2/ICG2BX6L/FRD0AW2ICG2BX6L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/0AW2/ICG2BX6L/FRD0AW2ICG2BX6L.SMALL.jpg illerin Capturing water droplets is a fun and easy thing to do. Here I will show you how to capture a droplet, along with how to change it's color without using any editing software! ​What you will need: 1. Camera with a flash 2. Len capable of capturing small objects(A zoom lens or any lens on a bellow ...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 13:15:13 PDT
Hydrodynamic Testing Water Tunnel http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydrodynamic-Testing-Water-Tunnel/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 08:47:07 PDT
Rainbow Water Drops Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Water-Drops-Photo/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 21:23:31 PDT