Instructables: exploring - technology - wire http://www.instructables.com Tue, 9 Feb 2016 02:04:15 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY portable battery charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Battery-Charger/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 09:51:52 PST
Shake Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Shake-Generator/
Shake Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/9V56/IJUCLGCL/F969V56IJUCLGCL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/9V56/IJUCLGCL/F969V56IJUCLGCL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/9V56/IJUCLGCL/F969V56IJUCLGCL.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab This takes some shake to make! Time to make some light with the original shake weight, the piston generator. No batteries needed! Just some good old fashioned human power. This is one of my favorites for an introduction to electro-magnetism, and works great in concert with showing that electricity c...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:07:54 PST
Speaker Robot (Speaker-Bot 525) book shelf loud speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Speaker-Bot-525/
Speaker Robot (Speaker-Bot 525) book shelf loud speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/5X4P/IJKCF989/F7Q5X4PIJKCF989.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/5X4P/IJKCF989/F7Q5X4PIJKCF989.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/5X4P/IJKCF989/F7Q5X4PIJKCF989.SMALL.jpg me-cheng Introducing Speaker-Bot 525, a 3D printed project you can assemble. Plans are included on my Etsy page at BritzDesigns.This Instructable is really intended as a video. If you have any questions please leave a comment and I will respond.Tired of rectangle bookshelf speakers? Why not modernize your...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 13:08:19 PST
How (NOT!) To Make An Electroluminescent Edison Lamp | Homemade EL "Coil" Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-NOT-to-Make-an-Electroluminescent-Edison-Lamp-/
How (NOT!) To Make An Electroluminescent Edison Lamp | Homemade EL "Coil" Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/Q8YU/IJQNYPY5/F3MQ8YUIJQNYPY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/Q8YU/IJQNYPY5/F3MQ8YUIJQNYPY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/Q8YU/IJQNYPY5/F3MQ8YUIJQNYPY5.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 In this instructable, I am going to show you How To Make An Electroluminescent Edison Lamp. Well, that, was what this Instructable was originally about. I thought of attaching EL Wire inside a mason jar at an up-and-down zigzag way, Which would make it look like a pretty awesome Edison Lamp! Though...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 11:42:21 PST
How I Organize My Wire Collection (And Where Each Kind Is Usually Found) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Organize-My-Wire-Collection-And-Where-Each-K/
How I Organize My Wire Collection (And Where Each Kind Is Usually Found) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/PPS0/IJBU18KQ/FBWPPS0IJBU18KQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/PPS0/IJBU18KQ/FBWPPS0IJBU18KQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/PPS0/IJBU18KQ/FBWPPS0IJBU18KQ.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 I've never bought a wire in my life!All of the wires in my collection were salvaged for free, And the other ones that look bought (There a couple 14 gauge spools that I got for free) are ones that I received or found for free!I've listed the step from used most used, To rarely used.Note: This quick ...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 10:53:14 PST
Cheapest & Effective Fumes Extractor for Soldering works http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapest-Effective-Fumes-Extractor-for-Soldering-W/
Cheapest & Effective Fumes Extractor for Soldering works - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/FLOP/IJ0EK7GC/F0MFLOPIJ0EK7GC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/FLOP/IJ0EK7GC/F0MFLOPIJ0EK7GC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/FLOP/IJ0EK7GC/F0MFLOPIJ0EK7GC.SMALL.jpg AbhishekR1 Cheapest fumes extractor you have ever seen.when we have to do some soldering work,we use soldering wire, but the fumes comes from that wire during soldering are very toxic to our lungs.So this is the best product to extract those toxic gas which is coming from soldering wire. Required Parts Requ...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 21:11:42 PST
Ultimate 14-in-1 Soldering Helping Hands Station! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-14-in-1-Soldering-Station/
Ultimate 14-in-1 Soldering Helping Hands Station! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/5UEE/IJ1PIW0N/F3M5UEEIJ1PIW0N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/5UEE/IJ1PIW0N/F3M5UEEIJ1PIW0N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/5UEE/IJ1PIW0N/F3M5UEEIJ1PIW0N.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 This is a project that took me about 2 months to make, Not because it's very complicated, But if you look at the list below, You'll probably understand why... I don't know why, But for some reason, It's sort of addicting to think of more features to add!This project is based on, And is a huge upgrad...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 11:54:23 PST
How to control motor with SPDT relays http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Connect-2-SPDT-Relays-to-Arduino-With-a-DC-/
How to control motor with SPDT relays - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/ZMWC/IIYUR8TD/FCFZMWCIIYUR8TD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/ZMWC/IIYUR8TD/FCFZMWCIIYUR8TD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/ZMWC/IIYUR8TD/FCFZMWCIIYUR8TD.SMALL.jpg Chaitanya Sanghadia This will tell you how to make a DC motor go clock and counterclockwise Parts 1. 2 SPDT (Single pole Double throw) relays2. 2 1K resistors4. 2 diodes5. 2 Transistors (NPN)6. Wires (all male ends)7. Arduino UNO8. Small DC motor9. 1 Breadboard Connect the relays to the breadboard Connect both ...
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 20:28:24 PST
Knitted Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Knitted-Speaker/
Knitted Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/PS10/IIM41GUG/FNAPS10IIM41GUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/PS10/IIM41GUG/FNAPS10IIM41GUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/PS10/IIM41GUG/FNAPS10IIM41GUG.SMALL.jpg SarahP73 I will walk you through making a knitted speaker!You will need:coated wire (make sure that it is conductive)knitting needles (probably size 3, but you can experiment with the size)muslin fabric (about 35 inches long)large, neodymium magnets (http://www.amazon.com/3-Count-CMS-Magnetics%C2%AE-Neodymiu...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 07:49:44 PST
Mini styrofoam cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Styrofoam-Cutter/
Mini styrofoam cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/1JGR/IIKOKJUQ/FY51JGRIIKOKJUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/1JGR/IIKOKJUQ/FY51JGRIIKOKJUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/1JGR/IIKOKJUQ/FY51JGRIIKOKJUQ.SMALL.jpg TechnicalKid This is a mini styrofoam cutter you can build in 1 our or so.With this little device you can cut through styrofoam and thin plastic sheets. Things you need You will need:Materials:some plywooda hot glue sticksome steel rod about 3mm thicka short piece of steel tube with the same diameter as the ...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 06:26:25 PST
Linkit One Controlled El-wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Controlled-El-wire/
Linkit One Controlled El-wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/PUF4/IIEUKZZ6/FBHPUF4IIEUKZZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/PUF4/IIEUKZZ6/FBHPUF4IIEUKZZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/PUF4/IIEUKZZ6/FBHPUF4IIEUKZZ6.SMALL.jpg appytechie In the last instructable I showed you how to build a electronic dice using the Linkit One, in this instrucable I'm going to show you how to control El-Wire using the Linkit One. This is Christmas week and this instructable will help you set up El-wire around Christmas tree. El-wires operate at 120V ...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 23:02:25 PST
Electrical match http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrical-Match/
Electrical match - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/D2ME/IIDF5DZ9/FQJD2MEIIDF5DZ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/D2ME/IIDF5DZ9/FQJD2MEIIDF5DZ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/D2ME/IIDF5DZ9/FQJD2MEIIDF5DZ9.SMALL.jpg TechnicalKid An electrical match things you need : you'll need these parts:Some matchessome electrical tapeobout 12 cm of flat cableand these tools:wire stripperfileand a pair of snippers Prepare the cable take two of the wires in one piece and pull the ends apart. Then take your wire stripper and strip d...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 12:12:56 PST
How to Make a 3D Printed Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-3D-Printed-Ornament/
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 09:10:48 PST
RC Multi Channel Arduino Proportional Transmitter / Receiver with Button Trimmers http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Multi-Channel-Arduino-Proportional-Transmitter--1/
RC Multi Channel Arduino Proportional Transmitter / Receiver with Button Trimmers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/49SP/II0OF2UT/FCL49SPII0OF2UT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/49SP/II0OF2UT/FCL49SPII0OF2UT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/49SP/II0OF2UT/FCL49SPII0OF2UT.SMALL.jpg HobbyTransform Are you looking to make your own quadcopter drone or RC car with Arduino but don't know where to start? Perhaps you already bought some 433MHz RF modules only to find out they weren't as simple to use as you thought? Try this out!You'll learn to wire a simple proportional control transmitter and rec...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 19:43:33 PST
Glowing Laptop Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Laptop-Cooler/
Glowing Laptop Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/TS1Y/IHXRFDHD/FF8TS1YIHXRFDHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/TS1Y/IHXRFDHD/FF8TS1YIHXRFDHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/TS1Y/IHXRFDHD/FF8TS1YIHXRFDHD.SMALL.jpg zlapukas I present to you my master piece. The Glowing One :DI was really bored so i tried my best, enjoy :) Materials and Tools Materials and tools that i usedWires. About a meter and a half.Hot glue gun and some glueRandom orbit sander and a few sanding discsTool to cut plastic (Dremel with pvc cutoff w...
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 09:05:05 PST
Solder feed system http://www.instructables.com/id/Solder-feed-system/
Solder feed system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/45YE/IHKG6TVA/FYD45YEIHKG6TVA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/45YE/IHKG6TVA/FYD45YEIHKG6TVA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/45YE/IHKG6TVA/FYD45YEIHKG6TVA.SMALL.jpg fmarkuš I made those feeders (yes, there are two versions: V1.01 and V2.0) because of my recent job in completting PCB kits for modular synths. It is a dull job but it's paid for pieces, so I wandered, how to make it more effective and give my time more worth. At last, you don't want to touch lead solder wi...
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 20:06:10 PST
DIY Color Changing Light Up Party Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Color-Changing-Light-Up-Party-Glasses/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 13:21:52 PST
Simple Power adaptor for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Power-adaptor-for-Arduino/
Simple Power adaptor for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/VP7W/IHDUM2QS/FGBVP7WIHDUM2QS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/VP7W/IHDUM2QS/FGBVP7WIHDUM2QS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/VP7W/IHDUM2QS/FGBVP7WIHDUM2QS.SMALL.jpg kokpat Here is a simple and cheap way to get your arduino power.This instructable only use "three things" and can be finished ~1 minute :-1. power connector (for Arduino Uno, it is 2.1mm power connector) https://www.arduino.cc/en/Main/ArduinoBoardUno2. "2-pins" terminal block3. soldersAlthough I want to wr...
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 21:20:07 PST
Linkit ONE Baics: Audio Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-ONE-Baics-Audio-Buzzer/
Linkit ONE Baics: Audio Buzzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/XOH0/IHAYFOY9/F5AXOH0IHAYFOY9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/XOH0/IHAYFOY9/F5AXOH0IHAYFOY9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/XOH0/IHAYFOY9/F5AXOH0IHAYFOY9.SMALL.jpg sdsd4 Makes Basic melodies Materials 1kohm ResistorBuzzerLinkit ONEBreadboardWireNPN transistor Step 1: Connecting First connect the buzzer, transistor and resistors. Follow the picture above. Connecting continued On the Linkit ONE connect these three wires. Color doesn't matter but i recommend...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 16:21:53 PST
5 Things You Can Make With Spare Resistors! http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Things-You-Can-Make-With-Spare-Resistors/
5 Things You Can Make With Spare Resistors! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/PKD6/IH54DRRC/F18PKD6IH54DRRC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/PKD6/IH54DRRC/F18PKD6IH54DRRC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/PKD6/IH54DRRC/F18PKD6IH54DRRC.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 In this Instructable, You will see 5 Awesome Things You Can Make With Spare Resistors!This Instructable will not have any kind of resistor jewelry, But here are a few you might be interested in:Earrings---Rings---Bracelets (WikiHow)---Necklaces (thecraftysisters.com)Don't forget to visit my Instruc...
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Thu, 19 Nov 2015 03:53:11 PST
Basic Wire Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Wire-Game/
Basic Wire Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/RG2X/IG9OS4B9/FI3RG2XIG9OS4B9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/RG2X/IG9OS4B9/FI3RG2XIG9OS4B9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/RG2X/IG9OS4B9/FI3RG2XIG9OS4B9.SMALL.jpg magnus.distefano Basic game for soldering and learning about basic circuits Materials: 3 Screws WiresSolder9v BatteryBattery terminal Electrical tapeBuzzerSwitch Copper wire Any surface to cut your project into Step 1: Getting Ready Cut four holes into the surface of the material used (wood) all adjacent to t...
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 08:23:09 PDT
Arduino Wire Splitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wire-Splitter/
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 12:12:48 PDT
LinkIt ONE Touch Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-ONE-Touch-Sensor-1/
LinkIt ONE Touch Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/Y5A0/IG11XNLG/FL9Y5A0IG11XNLG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/Y5A0/IG11XNLG/FL9Y5A0IG11XNLG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/Y5A0/IG11XNLG/FL9Y5A0IG11XNLG.SMALL.jpg Jaybuilder In this Instructable I will show you how to wire and use a touch sensor module. After learning how to use this module you can use it to build a bigger project like a touch sensitive light. Let's Begin! What you need LinkIt ONETouch SensorBreadboardBreadboard wires~5 min Wiring D0 pin on sensor...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 12:23:21 PDT
How to Control an RGB LED with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-an-RGB-LED-with-an-Arduino/
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Tue, 13 Oct 2015 11:43:14 PDT
DIY POWERUP PAPER PLANE FLIGHT EXTENDER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-POWERUP-PAPER-PLANE-FLIGHT-EXTENDER/
DIY POWERUP PAPER PLANE FLIGHT EXTENDER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/DVFL/IF7IVCUK/FKVDVFLIF7IVCUK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/DVFL/IF7IVCUK/FKVDVFLIF7IVCUK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/DVFL/IF7IVCUK/FKVDVFLIF7IVCUK.SMALL.jpg Lasplaner Maybe you've wanted one of those powerup planes, but they are so darn expensive! This instructable will solve that problem by showing you how make one for just a few bucks! Components This is made up of:A supercapacitor (1F min)A plug of your choice, both male and female plugs, in this case I use...
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Fri, 2 Oct 2015 03:07:41 PDT
EMP generator http://www.instructables.com/id/EMP-generator-1/
EMP generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/MQSM/IEKJ3HMD/FK3MQSMIEKJ3HMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/MQSM/IEKJ3HMD/FK3MQSMIEKJ3HMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/MQSM/IEKJ3HMD/FK3MQSMIEKJ3HMD.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is a easy, portable and cheap DIY project to make a electromagnetic pulse (EMP).Follow the few steps and you got yourself your own EMP to disable or destroy electronic devices (this EMP is only strong enough to destroy a calculator). Schematic I made a easy to follow schematic of the device....
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 15:00:32 PDT
Spinning Battery!!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Battery/
Spinning Battery!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/55FT/IEO2XK53/FG155FTIEO2XK53.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/55FT/IEO2XK53/FG155FTIEO2XK53.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/55FT/IEO2XK53/FG155FTIEO2XK53.SMALL.jpg tealelephant In this how to we will make a spinning battery! You will need:-one big battery-pliers(to help bend the wire)- a copper wire that is 12 inches-two circular magnets OPTIONAL:-some pictures from the internet of your choice-scissors to cut out the pictures -tape Adjusting the Wire to Fit the Battery ...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 09:08:34 PDT
Popsicle Stick Wire Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Wire-dispenser/
Popsicle Stick Wire Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/RSF0/IEIUEZML/FMURSF0IEIUEZML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/RSF0/IEIUEZML/FMURSF0IEIUEZML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/RSF0/IEIUEZML/FMURSF0IEIUEZML.SMALL.jpg iantgray This is a really helpful tool for wire spool that is cheap and keeps wire from unspooling. All you need are about 10 popsicle sticks, a hot glue gun, a wooden skewer, and a tiny piece of hook Velcro. So without further ado, let's get started! The Frame First, cut a Popsicle stick a little more th...
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 13:38:33 PDT
The easiest way to solder wires together http://www.instructables.com/id/The-easiest-way-to-solder-wires-together/
The easiest way to solder wires together - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/ZB4F/IEFZW3LP/FSRZB4FIEFZW3LP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/ZB4F/IEFZW3LP/FSRZB4FIEFZW3LP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/ZB4F/IEFZW3LP/FSRZB4FIEFZW3LP.SMALL.jpg Rubberducky Soldering wires together is a part of almost any electronics project. While most soldering will occur using a "helping Hand" Or a "Third Hand", I find that most of my wire soldering go much easier and quicker with this tool i made instead of a helping hand. This helper tool is mobile, not constraine...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 13:17:26 PDT
Braided Paracord Auxiliary Cable (Aux Cord) http://www.instructables.com/id/Braided-Paracord-Auxiliary-Cable/
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 22:17:14 PDT
What's Inside? #2: Mini Vacuum Cleaner! (Salvaging Electronic Components) http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-Inside-Mini-Vacuum-Cleaner/
What's Inside? #2: Mini Vacuum Cleaner! (Salvaging Electronic Components) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/CLXV/IDUQP7KT/F4MCLXVIDUQP7KT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/CLXV/IDUQP7KT/F4MCLXVIDUQP7KT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/CLXV/IDUQP7KT/F4MCLXVIDUQP7KT.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 This Is a cheap 12V vacuum cleaner that doesn't work anymore, Time to see what's inside! What I Found Inside: Wire*Plastic Project Enclosure*Small Spring High Quality Switch*The Fan Attachment That Sucks The AirA Motor (obviously doesn't work because the vacuum stopped working)* =Useful for a fut...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 06:01:57 PDT
How to save Heat Shrink Tube from Pre-Shrinking http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-save-Heat-Shrink-Tube-from-Pre-Shrinking/
How to save Heat Shrink Tube from Pre-Shrinking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/E9WS/ICRXTS0Q/F0HE9WSICRXTS0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/E9WS/ICRXTS0Q/F0HE9WSICRXTS0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/E9WS/ICRXTS0Q/F0HE9WSICRXTS0Q.SMALL.jpg SalM3 Hi Friends,I know there is nothing worse then your shrink-tube shrinking before its intended purpose and where stripping off allot of jacket isn't an option.The following steps will show a technique i came up with aiding the problem regardless of space and size.The tool you will need is basic and ma...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 22:53:02 PDT
Soldered Metal Octopus http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldered-Metal-Octopus/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 09:26:37 PDT
Lesson 2: Using Arduino as a Power Source For a circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Lesson-2-Using-Arduino-as-a-Power-Source-For-a-cir/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:59:34 PDT
DIY Spiral Wire Wraps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Spiral-Wire-Wraps/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:01:06 PDT
Solder Wire Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Solder-Wire-Art/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 04:46:25 PDT
Basic Ciruitry http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Ciruitry/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 14:14:48 PDT
Splice Cable Like A Rocket Scientist http://www.instructables.com/id/Splice-Cable-Like-A-Rocket-Scientist/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:31:51 PDT
Soldering tips and tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-tips-and-tricks-1/
Soldering tips and tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/VCWX/ICD7DPUE/F1SVCWXICD7DPUE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/VCWX/ICD7DPUE/F1SVCWXICD7DPUE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/VCWX/ICD7DPUE/F1SVCWXICD7DPUE.SMALL.jpg theVader75 This is an instructables to make everything easier. Tools -You will need a soldering iron (maximum 50w) or a soldering station, the gun has a powerfull electromagnetic field and can damage some components, and you can't use it for a long period of time.-Soldering resin is the best choice because ...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 05:30:50 PDT
How to photograph rusty metal http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-photograph-rusty-metal/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 22:00:57 PDT
DIY Flip-Flop Multi Vibrator Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Flip-Flop-Multi-Vibrator-Circuit/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 12:47:38 PDT
Electro-Luminescent T-Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Luminescent-T-Shirt/
Electro-Luminescent T-Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/2X5H/IBXML0J2/FYH2X5HIBXML0J2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/2X5H/IBXML0J2/FYH2X5HIBXML0J2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/2X5H/IBXML0J2/FYH2X5HIBXML0J2.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy Make your own Electro-Luminescent T-Shirt which looks amazing and Jaw-dropping with just a few simple steps. We the team 'LightBugs' created this costume for a Dance Competition. El-Wires have been around for a while, they work on high AC Voltages. You could bring out your creativeness and imaginati...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 00:36:22 PDT
Motor Masco G28 http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Masco-G28/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 12:42:01 PDT
Make your own U Shaped Breadboard Wires http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-U-Shaped-Breadboard-Wires/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 03:19:22 PDT
The best free speaker wire http://www.instructables.com/id/The-best-free-speaker-wire/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 19:11:09 PDT
Instructables Logo:Electro-luminescent http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-LogoElectro-luminescent/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 13:19:34 PDT
Wire Quick Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Quick-Joint/
Wire Quick Joint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/LELR/IAKWJY7M/FNULELRIAKWJY7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/LELR/IAKWJY7M/FNULELRIAKWJY7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/LELR/IAKWJY7M/FNULELRIAKWJY7M.SMALL.jpg chienline This is a very handy accessory for DIYers in testing electronics. Sometimes we are not sure about a connection yet, twisting and untwisting the cables are sometimes annoying. With this quick joint, we can simply press the lever, put the cable in, then release.Looking for a fancy one?This one is sold...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 12:09:45 PDT
Wire Soldering http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Soldering/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 11:06:37 PDT
Fantastic Wire Loop Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Fantastic-Wire-Loop-Game/
Fantastic Wire Loop Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/JA9U/IANRMIYF/F0QJA9UIANRMIYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/JA9U/IANRMIYF/F0QJA9UIANRMIYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/JA9U/IANRMIYF/F0QJA9UIANRMIYF.SMALL.jpg JMorro87 MaterialsMetal wire that conducts electricity Buzzer More wire to make wand Handle for wand Two double A batteries Board Plugs or screws Electrical wires to connect batteries to game Instructions 1. Acquire materials from kit 2. Shape wire into a fun and unique loop 3. Take other wire and bend the t...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 11:02:59 PDT
Cool Wire Loop Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Wire-Loop-Game/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 10:50:59 PDT