Instructables: exploring - technology - wire http://www.instructables.com Thu, 2 Jul 2015 23:24:35 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Flip-Flop Multi Vibrator Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Flip-Flop-Multi-Vibrator-Circuit/
DIY Flip-Flop Multi Vibrator Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/X7EL/IBM253DR/FRPX7ELIBM253DR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/X7EL/IBM253DR/FRPX7ELIBM253DR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/X7EL/IBM253DR/FRPX7ELIBM253DR.SMALL.jpg abhirooprobotics In this instructable,i am going to show you how to make a multi vibrator or a simple flip-flop circuit using Transistors,Capacitors and Resistors.Its quite easy and fun!First you would like to know what is a flip flop circuit.In electronics, a flip-flop or latch is a circuit that has two stable stat...
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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/F4F/4ARQ/IB49VI58/F4F4ARQIB49VI58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/4ARQ/IB49VI58/F4F4ARQIB49VI58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/4ARQ/IB49VI58/F4F4ARQIB49VI58.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/
Motor Masco G28 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IQJA/IAY11HIX/FFFIQJAIAY11HIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IQJA/IAY11HIX/FFFIQJAIAY11HIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IQJA/IAY11HIX/FFFIQJAIAY11HIX.SMALL.jpg BenDAgostino What You Need2 Paper ClipsCopper WireD Battery2 Rubber BandsWire CuttersMagnet Paper Clips Take your 2 paper clips and bend them as seen in the picture. Copper Wire Cut a piece of the copper wire, around arms length. Wrap the wire around to make a loop with 1.5-2.5 inches ends on both sides. S...
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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/
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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
Electro-Luminescent Thigh Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Luminescent-Thigh-Pad/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 11:20:15 PDT
Electro-Luminescent Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Luminescent-Glasses/
Electro-Luminescent Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/3VNC/IAICGHDI/FV13VNCIAICGHDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/3VNC/IAICGHDI/FV13VNCIAICGHDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/3VNC/IAICGHDI/FV13VNCIAICGHDI.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy Make a fun, glowing-glasses which looks amazing and eye-catching in the dark! Make sure you wear a pair of protective gloves before handling with high voltages. Super easy project for all ages. Materials Glasses or ShadesEl wire (Electro-luminescent wire) Any colorsInverter (110-120 volts)Super-b...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 09:25:23 PDT
Wire Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Mask/
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 12:47:27 PDT
Smartphone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Stand-1/
Smartphone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/NNHO/IADRKXFQ/FOBNNHOIADRKXFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/NNHO/IADRKXFQ/FOBNNHOIADRKXFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/NNHO/IADRKXFQ/FOBNNHOIADRKXFQ.SMALL.jpg pensa A simple yet elegant stand for your smartphone. Gather the Necessary Materials and Tools Material: 1 length .125" Steel Wire Tools: Wire Cutters, Pliers, Pack of SugruTime: 15 Minutes (+ 24-hour Sugru cure) Skill Level: EasySugru is not essential but it's pretty cool! And a nice addition to this ...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 13:29:14 PDT
Magsafe wire protector http://www.instructables.com/id/Magsafe-wire-protector/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 11:40:13 PDT
Camera Track Rail http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Track-Rail/
Camera Track Rail - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZFQV/IA9H0P6U/FBZZFQVIA9H0P6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZFQV/IA9H0P6U/FBZZFQVIA9H0P6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZFQV/IA9H0P6U/FBZZFQVIA9H0P6U.SMALL.jpg pensa This camera rail and slider is a great example of custom rail design for shooting video.We used this rail and a 3D-printed camera slider to shoot part of our Kickstarter video.If you've got some wire and a 3D printer you can bend/print any sort of rail and slider set-up. Shoot with an slr or your sm...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 08:40:29 PDT
Trusses http://www.instructables.com/id/Trusses/
Trusses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/P8W5/IA9H0DXH/FHHP8W5IA9H0DXH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/P8W5/IA9H0DXH/FHHP8W5IA9H0DXH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/P8W5/IA9H0DXH/FHHP8W5IA9H0DXH.SMALL.jpg pensa We made a 3-foot tall Eiffel Tower model. How do you say DIWire in French?!?Trusses are a commonly used structural component in all types of construction. A truss consists of numerous smaller lengths, each of which handles a portion of the load supported by the overall assembly. In short, trusses ar...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 08:15:46 PDT
Tel Büküm Makinesi - Wire Bending Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Tel-Büküm-Makinesi-Wire-Bending-Machine/
Tel Büküm Makinesi - Wire Bending Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/83XN/IA0WD57X/FU483XNIA0WD57X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/83XN/IA0WD57X/FU483XNIA0WD57X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/83XN/IA0WD57X/FU483XNIA0WD57X.SMALL.jpg Teknolim Atatürk Üniversitesi Makine Mühendisliği Bölümü Bitirme Projem.This is my graduation project. Tasarım ve Çizim - Design and Drawing Çizimler SolidWorks kullanılarak yapılmıştır. Malzemeler ve Bileşenler - Materials and components -Arduino Uno-SAE Step Motor-TB6560 Step Motor Sürücü-A4998 Step ...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 04:18:07 PDT
Clean Hot End VIA Guitar String Method http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-Hot-End-VIA-Guitar-String-Method/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 08:12:15 PDT
Controlling an RGB LED with the HC-06 Bluetooth Module using Android OS(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-an-RGB-LED-with-the-HC-06-Bluetooth-Mo/
Controlling an RGB LED with the HC-06 Bluetooth Module using Android OS(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/ARJY/I9RLHNGP/FIQARJYI9RLHNGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/ARJY/I9RLHNGP/FIQARJYI9RLHNGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/ARJY/I9RLHNGP/FIQARJYI9RLHNGP.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd This tutorial will explain the process of connecting an HC-06 Bluetooth Module to an Arduino and controlling the color of an RGB LED using the ArduDroid app on the Android Operating System. This setup will most likely also work with the HC-05 Bluetooth Modules. Materials & Components 1. Arduino/...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 15:42:27 PDT
Scissor Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Scissor-Star/
Scissor Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/M3SJ/I9LZHI51/FMEM3SJI9LZHI51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/M3SJ/I9LZHI51/FMEM3SJI9LZHI51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/M3SJ/I9LZHI51/FMEM3SJI9LZHI51.SMALL.jpg pensa For this rotating scissor linkage we used heat shrink tubing to join repeated S shape bends. Modifying the S to have one shorter segment allowed for the rotation, which gave us the star shape. We clearly just love stars!Download the SVG below and try it out for yourself - it's a quick one. Maybe st...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 14:20:59 PDT
MANIKIN HEAD http://www.instructables.com/id/MANIKIN-HEAD/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 13:42:51 PDT
Non-Contact Voltage Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-Contact-Voltage-Detector/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 12:35:26 PDT
Simple Miniature Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Miniature-Joufe-Thief/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 12:27:35 PDT
Custom Wire Connectors http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wire-Connectors/
Custom Wire Connectors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/87ZY/I95GR75Y/FTJ87ZYI95GR75Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/87ZY/I95GR75Y/FTJ87ZYI95GR75Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/87ZY/I95GR75Y/FTJ87ZYI95GR75Y.SMALL.jpg bitsandbots Make your Arduino prototype projects more professional looking, organized, and more solid. Bits and pieces The DuPont rainbow wire commonly comes in 40pin strips and I recommend sticking to the female ends when customizing. (With or without housing.)Various preferred sizes of housing connectors....
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Fri, 1 May 2015 11:37:16 PDT
Wire XLR to Mono Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-XLR-to-Mono-Cable/
Wire XLR to Mono Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/7ZBR/I916EJ5C/FEN7ZBRI916EJ5C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/7ZBR/I916EJ5C/FEN7ZBRI916EJ5C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/7ZBR/I916EJ5C/FEN7ZBRI916EJ5C.SMALL.jpg aDIYCarGuy This Instructable will show you how to wire a 3-wire XLR cable to a 2-wire MONO cable. I did this because I had the microphone, a mono cable, and the ends of an XLR cable; and I wanted to be able to plug the mic into my computer. This was mostly an experiment, but it worked out ok. I get static when...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:55:47 PDT
Wire Maze! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Maze/
Wire Maze! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/V1YF/I8YBOJHB/F4FV1YFI8YBOJHB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/V1YF/I8YBOJHB/F4FV1YFI8YBOJHB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/V1YF/I8YBOJHB/F4FV1YFI8YBOJHB.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab If you loved the game "Operation" as a kid, and want to continue on your path of supreme hand-eye coordination, give this buzzing electronics project a try. What's great is you can change the path every time, anywhere from novice post-bac medical school applicant to the manual dexterity of Dr. Octop...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:49:37 PDT
Cable extensions http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-extensions/
Cable extensions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/BPPN/I8SLTF4C/F3BBPPNI8SLTF4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/BPPN/I8SLTF4C/F3BBPPNI8SLTF4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/BPPN/I8SLTF4C/F3BBPPNI8SLTF4C.SMALL.jpg geartechbrandon Building my kids (and me too) a PiCade and console cabinet (will have RasPi with PiPlay OS, PS2, PS3 and XBox 360) I ran into the need to extend a lot of cables to properly wire the speakers and monitor. It's fast, it's cheap and it gets the job done. Nothing I hate more than waiting for supplies or...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:41:57 PDT
USB Hybrid Mouse & Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Hybrid-Mouse-Flashdrive/
USB Hybrid Mouse & Flashdrive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GAVT/I8LGMOTR/FFZGAVTI8LGMOTR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GAVT/I8LGMOTR/FFZGAVTI8LGMOTR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GAVT/I8LGMOTR/FFZGAVTI8LGMOTR.SMALL.jpg roanbuma Hello, this is my second instructable.I am Roan Buma, from the Netherlands!This tutorial will show you how to make a hybrid USB mouse & flashdrive. You can't see it on the main picture but there is a working USB flash drive inside this mousePlease check out my other instructables. Getting The Thin...
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:15:26 PDT
Reusing ribbon cables and connectors for DIY projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusing-ribbon-cables-and-connectors-for-DIY-proje/
Reusing ribbon cables and connectors for DIY projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/K9SB/I8FQTM8X/FV8K9SBI8FQTM8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/K9SB/I8FQTM8X/FV8K9SBI8FQTM8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/K9SB/I8FQTM8X/FV8K9SBI8FQTM8X.SMALL.jpg SussoGobbino Good evening ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to my Instructable.Today we'll see how to reuse ribbon cables, especially useful for tidy DIY projects. Gathering wires Ribbon wires are found in many electronic appliances, the most common ones are probably computer IDE and floppy data cables. Just ...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:35:47 PDT
Arduino TV Chooser http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-TV-Chooser/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 18:31:17 PDT
Make an Arduino voltmeter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Arduino-voltmeter/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:44:58 PDT
EL Wire Bicycle Rim Light http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wire-Bicycle-Rim-Light/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:44:05 PST
Simple Wireless Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wireless-Power/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:15:04 PST
8x8x8 LED Cube Kit Instructions (Kits on Ebay) http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8x8-LED-Cube-Kit-Instructions-Kits-on-Ebay/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 13:46:04 PST
Info graphics: Batteries are safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Info-graphics-Batteries-are-safe/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:26:42 PST
How to Make a Single Chip Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Single-Chip-Arduino/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:45:41 PST
Scrap paracord wire cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-paracord-wire-cover/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 10:57:24 PST
Switch on your Computer by RFID and IR (UPDATED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Switch-on-your-Computer-by-RFID-and-IR-UPDATED/
Switch on your Computer by RFID and IR (UPDATED) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/N4BU/I4E6EO74/FSYN4BUI4E6EO74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/N4BU/I4E6EO74/FSYN4BUI4E6EO74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/N4BU/I4E6EO74/FSYN4BUI4E6EO74.SMALL.jpg Rifath Hello guys !!!In this instructable we are going to switch ON and shutdown the PC using an IR Proximity sensor or a RFID Reader. Due to my studies, I am unable to write this instructable detaily and I HOPE YOU CAN UNDERSTAND, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK THE DOUBTS IN COMMENTS AND DON'T FORGET TO VOTE FOR...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 04:18:10 PST
Cycle Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Cycle-Phone-Charger/
Cycle Phone Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/WTX9/I48CXY8T/FOQWTX9I48CXY8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/WTX9/I48CXY8T/FOQWTX9I48CXY8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/WTX9/I48CXY8T/FOQWTX9I48CXY8T.SMALL.jpg Rajat Cool When I ride a bicycle,the battery of my phone often gets used upand then I can't do any work on my cell phone or call anyone.So I thought of making a cycle phone charger.This is a charger which takes energy form your bicycle and converts it into electrical energy which is then used to charge phone.S...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 03:19:35 PST
Tina Piracci's 'Making Hands' http://www.instructables.com/id/Tina-Piraccis-Making-Hands/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:43:22 PST
Joining Electrical Components with Rubber Tubing http://www.instructables.com/id/Joining-Electrical-Components-with-Rubber-Tubing/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 08:44:54 PST
EL wire motorcycle tron helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-wire-motorcycle-tron-helmet/
EL wire motorcycle tron helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/AON0/I3BHECPB/F26AON0I3BHECPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/AON0/I3BHECPB/F26AON0I3BHECPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/AON0/I3BHECPB/F26AON0I3BHECPB.SMALL.jpg ToutHackAmon I always liked the tron movies and Daft Punk and I wanted one of the cool helmets to wear it with my scooter .Luckily the tron movie costumes were made with EL wire and EL Tape and that's available from many electronics stores like Sparkfun.com and adafruit.comThis instractable will be easy to build...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 05:31:40 PST
Burning Laser Glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Hand-Gun/
Burning Laser Glove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/AH9X/I2S6MODM/FVIAH9XI2S6MODM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/AH9X/I2S6MODM/FVIAH9XI2S6MODM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/AH9X/I2S6MODM/FVIAH9XI2S6MODM.SMALL.jpg Pure Carbon If you enjoy my work then Please consider going and donating a small amount of money to me to help fund an open source tablet I'm working on for a future project.http://www.gofundme.com/Rpitablet -Thanks-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 08:45:38 PST
Make your own AMP! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-AMP/
Make your own AMP! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/Q33T/I2KS75IT/FAGQ33TI2KS75IT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/Q33T/I2KS75IT/FAGQ33TI2KS75IT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/Q33T/I2KS75IT/FAGQ33TI2KS75IT.SMALL.jpg roanbuma Hello everyone this is my first tutorial on instructables!Over a year ago I decided to make my own AMP, it had to be able to play music from your phone to big speakers. It had to be small, but still capable of playingloud music. I also wanted to be able to ajust the volume. It had to look nice and b...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 11:25:26 PST
Simple Arduino Bluetooth Cybot on the move and Android Appplication (updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Cybot-on-the-move/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:16:37 PDT
Sugru Cable Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Cable-Tie/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:07:45 PDT
Make Your Eyes Glow Red http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Eyes-Glow-Red/
Make Your Eyes Glow Red - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/N992/I1TQX1XN/F3AN992I1TQX1XN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/N992/I1TQX1XN/F3AN992I1TQX1XN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/N992/I1TQX1XN/F3AN992I1TQX1XN.SMALL.jpg Pure Carbon If you enjoy my work then Please consider going and donating a small amount of money to me to help fund an open source tablet I'm working on for a future project.http://www.gofundme.com/Rpitablet-Thanks--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:00:50 PDT
Cheapest,easiest wire smartphone stand EVER http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapesteasiest-wire-smartphone-stand-EVER/
Cheapest,easiest wire smartphone stand EVER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/0WHZ/I1NUKSZP/FBG0WHZI1NUKSZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/0WHZ/I1NUKSZP/FBG0WHZI1NUKSZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/0WHZ/I1NUKSZP/FBG0WHZI1NUKSZP.SMALL.jpg rellik1000 "Necessity is the mother of invention"Find yourself about 12 inches of soft wire.Some dollar stores carry 6 foot spools of 14 gauge aluminum floral wire in different colors.Most hardware stores sell bulk 14/3 (14 gauge,3 conductor standard household wiring)solid copper electrical wire for less than ...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:31:52 PDT
3D Printed Monster from 2D Drawing in 123D Design http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Monster-from-2D-Drawing-in-123D-Design/
3D Printed Monster from 2D Drawing in 123D Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AH17/I12KGYG7/F39AH17I12KGYG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AH17/I12KGYG7/F39AH17I12KGYG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AH17/I12KGYG7/F39AH17I12KGYG7.SMALL.jpg ohhmyhead 3D printing is super fun. So is drawing. Want to translate a sketch into an articulated creature? Keep reading to find out how! Software and Materials For this Instructable, I'll be using Autodesk's (free) 123D Design for the 3d modeling, though you can use the software of your choice. For con...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 01:03:47 PDT