Instructables: exploring - technology - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 5 Mar 2015 02:24:24 PST BLOX v1.01 Fused Match Heads http://www.instructables.com/id/Fused-Match-Heads/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 10:34:27 PDT
Nestuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Nestuino/
Nestuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/UDKY/I6RSVCDD/F8KUDKYI6RSVCDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/UDKY/I6RSVCDD/F8KUDKYI6RSVCDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/UDKY/I6RSVCDD/F8KUDKYI6RSVCDD.SMALL.jpg AdiM3 Based on Arduino DueInspired by NestFeature :Temperature and Humidity, Light Sensor,Smoke sensor, alarm, led, text indication and time display on LCD.Allow Bluetooth connection on Android device so you can read more detail and control an LED on the unit to on/off. LCD navigation buttons will give mo...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 21:23:43 PST
Watch online TV on big LCD screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Watch-online-TV-on-big-LCD-screen/
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Tue, 25 Jan 2011 12:29:09 PST
Flashlight batteries from laptop battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashlight-batteries-from-laptop-battery/
Flashlight batteries from laptop battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/V53R/I6UNA2YF/FPHV53RI6UNA2YF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/V53R/I6UNA2YF/FPHV53RI6UNA2YF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/V53R/I6UNA2YF/FPHV53RI6UNA2YF.SMALL.jpg mandamados Use the cells from an old laptop battery to power a flashlight The flashlight battery The old laptop battery The old laptop battery. Open the plastic cover and remove the cells Cut the cells Cut the cells with wire-cutter Voltage testing Test the voltage of the cells and use them from ...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 03:33:34 PST
How to Find Lost Windows Product Key http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Find-Lost-Windows-Product-Key/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 22:39:26 PST
Shotgun Shell LED Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-Shell-LED-Candles/
Shotgun Shell LED Candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/72VT/I6RSL3LP/FUD72VTI6RSL3LP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/72VT/I6RSL3LP/FUD72VTI6RSL3LP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/72VT/I6RSL3LP/FUD72VTI6RSL3LP.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Recently I went to my local gun range to pick-up some spent shotgun shells. I needed a few for a project but ended up taking a whole box home! I've been using these in a few projects, some of which can be found in previous 'Ibles. In amongst them I found a couple of clear shells which I thought w...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:59:08 PST
3d Printer for Less Than $100 USD!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printer-for-Less-Than-100-USD/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:22:47 PST
85Duino http://www.instructables.com/id/84Duino/
85Duino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/E1AW/I6ROXQRZ/FF8E1AWI6ROXQRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/E1AW/I6ROXQRZ/FF8E1AWI6ROXQRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/E1AW/I6ROXQRZ/FF8E1AWI6ROXQRZ.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba I wanted to make a breakout board for my ATTiny85 that was similar to the the Arduino.The goal was to make a simple circuit that I could plug an ATTiny85 in to and then attach jumpers to a breadboard in the same way that you can with an Arduino Uno (or it's ilk). This, coupled with an AVRISP, would ...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 03:17:21 PST
Flip Machining on the DMS CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-Machining-on-the-DMS-CNC-Router/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:38:50 PST
DIY Automatic Shower Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Automatic-Shower-Timer/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 22:44:06 PST
Power from trees!! And using this power to collect data form the environment. http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-from-trees-And-using-this-power-to-collect-d/
Power from trees!! And using this power to collect data form the environment. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SMALL.jpg robinotics It is very well known that when putting a copper and a zinc rod into a potato, a voltage can be measured across the two rods, that is how the potato clock works. However we can take this idea further using a tree. As a tree has a higher volume than a potato, more energy can be transferred from the z...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:58:32 PST
Build a Home Theater PC from a Broken Laptop and a Tivo http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Home-Theater-PC-from-a-Broken-Laptop-and-a/
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Thu, 5 Nov 2009 22:38:06 PST
Peltier Fan / Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Peltier-Fan-Phone-Charger/
Peltier Fan / Phone Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/YEIU/I6RSOHMW/FTYYEIUI6RSOHMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/YEIU/I6RSOHMW/FTYYEIUI6RSOHMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/YEIU/I6RSOHMW/FTYYEIUI6RSOHMW.SMALL.jpg Harlan Whitman Jean Charles Athanase Peltier a 30 year old watch dealer that decides to turn physicist. His experiments lead to the technology used in this project. Worth a good Wiki read. As a fellow 30 yr old tinker man I decided to give it a shot. Had been wanting to create air flow on top of my Rocket Mass He...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 20:23:41 PST
Simple Wireless Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wireless-Power/
Simple Wireless Power - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/MIP0/I6MC1R54/FJIMIP0I6MC1R54.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/MIP0/I6MC1R54/FJIMIP0I6MC1R54.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/MIP0/I6MC1R54/FJIMIP0I6MC1R54.SMALL.jpg CollinCoil1 Make wireless electricity easy with this simple DIY! This project will use the principle of magnetic inductive coupling to transfer electricity between two separate coils. Materials Overall, this experiment does not require too many materials, many of which can be easily acquired.The materials a...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:15:04 PST
Repair Broken Sennheiser Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Broken-Sennheiser-Headphones/
Repair Broken Sennheiser Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/P0YG/I6RSM513/FEIP0YGI6RSM513.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/P0YG/I6RSM513/FEIP0YGI6RSM513.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/P0YG/I6RSM513/FEIP0YGI6RSM513.SMALL.jpg bbessette92 After going through many pairs of in-ear/ear bud headphones, which are notoriously fragile and always seem to short out on the left side, I decided to switch to some full-size, over-ear headphones. After doing a lot of research, I settled on the Sennheiser HD202s. While they worked great for a time,...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:40:10 PST
5x5 LED Matrix Animations http://www.instructables.com/id/5x5-LED-Matrix-Animations/
5x5 LED Matrix Animations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/YQFL/I6RSGQ4I/FKUYQFLI6RSGQ4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/YQFL/I6RSGQ4I/FKUYQFLI6RSGQ4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/YQFL/I6RSGQ4I/FKUYQFLI6RSGQ4I.SMALL.jpg ironheartbj18 DON'T WORRY ABOUT 5 X 5 X 5 PROJECTS. focused on 25 leds 5 x 5. 25 LED's - I used blue 5mm LED's purchased on eBay 5 resistors - I used 100 ohm, but the exact value will depend on what LED's you use. I will explain how to calculate in the Wiring step. Arduino - I used a UNO How to wires them ...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:10:55 PST
How to connect your PS3 controller to your computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-connect-your-PS3-controller-to-your-compute/
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 06:25:03 PST
DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-functional-Sonic-Screwdriver/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:40:21 PST
Flame Controlled MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Flame-Controlled-MIDI-Controller/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:10:15 PST
Telescope Observatory Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Telescope-Observatory-Conversion/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:30:23 PST
Build a Syringe Extruder for your MendelMax 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Syringe-Extruder-for-your-MendelMax-20/
Build a Syringe Extruder for your MendelMax 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/V553/I6QD3I5T/FSXV553I6QD3I5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/V553/I6QD3I5T/FSXV553I6QD3I5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/V553/I6QD3I5T/FSXV553I6QD3I5T.SMALL.jpg LiamGilbertson This is a guide for assembling my syringe extruder for the MendelMax 2.0. They can be mounted either on the X carriage of the MendelMax 2.0, or on the frame of the MendelMax 2.0, 1.5, or any 3D printer constructed from 2020 extrusion.Some parts for this extruder may require the use of specialized to...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 19:22:31 PST
Simple Dual Axis Solar Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dual-Axis-Solar-Tracker/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 22:38:02 PST
Easy Temperature and Humidity on Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Temperature-and-Humidity-on-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:30:53 PST
FIX ANYTHING - with this awesome glue - BONDIC http://www.instructables.com/id/FIX-ANYTHING/
FIX ANYTHING - with this awesome glue - BONDIC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/9Z3O/I6NIFXFK/FO29Z3OI6NIFXFK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/9Z3O/I6NIFXFK/FO29Z3OI6NIFXFK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/9Z3O/I6NIFXFK/FO29Z3OI6NIFXFK.SMALL.jpg KiteArmy So here is my quick story. I chanced upon this "glue" type stuff online and wanted to see how well it worked. Since I'm into messing around with remote control toys, I decided to saw off a main rotor and see if I could repair it with this "magical bonding stuff". Shocking enough it worked - I rep...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:58:28 PST
GEEK-TO-YOU: How to take care of your computer http://www.instructables.com/id/GEEK-TO-YOU-How-to-take-care-of-your-computer/
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 13:08:55 PDT
Getting Arduino data to a web Page http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Arduino-data-to-a-web-Page/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 22:33:47 PST
Vapour TorQ http://www.instructables.com/id/Vapour-TorQ/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:34:59 PST
Sleek ESP8266 Breadboard Adapter with Pin LABEL http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-ESP8266-Breadboard-Adapter-with-Pin-LABEL/
Sleek ESP8266 Breadboard Adapter with Pin LABEL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/FU0U/I6NI8LB6/FPYFU0UI6NI8LB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/FU0U/I6NI8LB6/FPYFU0UI6NI8LB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/FU0U/I6NI8LB6/FPYFU0UI6NI8LB6.SMALL.jpg technochatter ESP8266 WiFi to Serial Module is a real craze nowadays, so I ordered mine.After receiving I was excited and wanted to test it with my USB-Serial adapter using the Breadboard but realized that it cannot be inserted in the breadboard directly!! The commercially available adapters are costly and delive...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:12:07 PST
How to put that old computer to use. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-put-that-old-computer-to-use/
How to put that old computer to use. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/YDMD/FU54REAR/FAJYDMDFU54REAR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/YDMD/FU54REAR/FAJYDMDFU54REAR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/YDMD/FU54REAR/FAJYDMDFU54REAR.SMALL.jpg dla888 WAIT! Don't throw out that old laptop or desktop. You can give them a new lease on life. Just take a look at my Instructable. Tools you will need Well as with most instructables you'll need some tools. I used: A screwdriver torx screwdrivers and a pliers Give it to the kids Are you tired o...
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Thu, 16 Apr 2009 21:11:34 PDT
Motorize Your DSLR Zoom Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorize-Your-DSLR-Zoom-Lens/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:32:04 PST
My First CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-CNC-Machine/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 12:06:43 PST
Build the Pennyloop UHF Antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-Pennyloop-UHF-Antenna/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 07:22:02 PST
Breathe New Life into an Old Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Breath-New-Life-into-a-Old-Computer/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:39:02 PST
Speedbreaker Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Speedbreaker-Power/
Speedbreaker Power - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/0SFE/I6NIBK9S/FOP0SFEI6NIBK9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/0SFE/I6NIBK9S/FOP0SFEI6NIBK9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/0SFE/I6NIBK9S/FOP0SFEI6NIBK9S.SMALL.jpg vjain3 The project deals with producing power using speed-breakers. Such speed-breakers can be used in places like toll plazas where there are speed-breakers needed. In such places a small amount of electricity can be generated where it can be used to light up street lights. There are about 350 toll plaza...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 07:14:34 PST
Using the Raspberry Pi to control an ATX power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-Raspberry-Pi-to-control-an-ATX-power-sup/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:31:53 PST
Computer Controlled Traffic Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Controlled-Traffic-Light/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:59:44 PST
Portable Airflow Companion http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Airflow-Companion/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 12:05:59 PST
Your own galaxy on a paper... Poster with CONDUCTIVE INK + LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Poster-with-CONDUCTIVE-INK-LEDS/
Your own galaxy on a paper... Poster with CONDUCTIVE INK + LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/OKAO/I6NI4SB9/FU8OKAOI6NI4SB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/OKAO/I6NI4SB9/FU8OKAOI6NI4SB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/OKAO/I6NI4SB9/FU8OKAOI6NI4SB9.SMALL.jpg joanabernardo I came across conductive ink in my research and as a Design student I started to question its use on my projects.I envisioned a poster with LEDs and typography where light would be an illustration of the text. For this project I chose a Carl Sagan’s text where the LEDs evoke a galaxy.The complexity ...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:30:24 PST
Device Charging with a Multi-turbine (on faucet, wind, bike, while sporting and etc.) http://www.instructables.com/id/Device-Charging-with-a-Multi-turbine-on-faucet-win/
Device Charging with a Multi-turbine (on faucet, wind, bike, while sporting and etc.) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/6O0H/I6NIAQME/FK86O0HI6NIAQME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/6O0H/I6NIAQME/FK86O0HI6NIAQME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/6O0H/I6NIAQME/FK86O0HI6NIAQME.SMALL.jpg Imetomi I love every green energy gadgets and devices but they are specialized only for one electricity generator like a solar cell or a wind turbine. the wind turbine chargers are big and they can't be used as a hydroturbine. I tried to make a waterproof multiturbine that can be powered by wind or by any f...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:08:27 PST
How to make a Cloud Chamber http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Cloud-Chamber/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:06:28 PST
Chat Program http://www.instructables.com/id/Chat-Program/
Chat Program - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/K7SI/I6NI6T82/F79K7SII6NI6T82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/K7SI/I6NI6T82/F79K7SII6NI6T82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/K7SI/I6NI6T82/F79K7SII6NI6T82.SMALL.jpg Nate Oaks This is no fake, the CMD program that I will show you how to make is a chat program. You can message your friends or family in school or at home! Open Notepad First, you need to open "Notepad". Just press the Windows button and search notepad. The Code (1) Now this may seem hard to understan...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:55:36 PST
DIY solar cell from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-solar-cell-from-scratch/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:38:31 PST
Microgrid! The backyard pneumatic grid project http://www.instructables.com/id/Microgrid-The-backyard-pneumatic-grid-project/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:47:53 PST
Home made electric glass fusing kiln http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-electric-glass-fusing-kiln/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:44:30 PST
DIY Guitar AMP (LM386) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Guitar-AMP-LM386/
DIY Guitar AMP (LM386) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/IC19/I5THYJWW/FHDIC19I5THYJWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/IC19/I5THYJWW/FHDIC19I5THYJWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/IC19/I5THYJWW/FHDIC19I5THYJWW.SMALL.jpg neranjan.ghost This is a small and powerful amp that can connect any guitar iPod I made this this casing out of a Toyota motor oil can Parts that you gonna need LM3861uf 10uf -3 220uf 10k Potentiometer 1nf 47nf 10ohm1k 4ohm speaker 1/4 inch aux base 1/4 inch to 3.5 mm audio converter piece of perf board To...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 02:00:14 PST
Arduino Auto Watering Garden Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Auto-Watering-Garden-Project/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:42:53 PST
cheap USB slotcar timer interface http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-USB-slotcar-timer-interface/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:40:16 PST
Home automation 101: fixing a fridge freezer with a PLC http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-automation-101-fixing-a-fridge-freezer-with-a/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:22:37 PST
Texting Doormat with Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Texting-Doormat-with-Intel-Edison/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 20:16:24 PST
What's the Cost to Cook a Hot Dog? http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-the-Cost-to-Cook-a-Hot-Dog/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:17:57 PST