Instructables: exploring - technology - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:32:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 Remote Controlled Home Appliances http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Home-Appliances/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:32:24 PDT
Reading RPM from Arduino-based IR Tachometer with MATLAB GUI http://www.instructables.com/id/Reading-RPM-from-Arduino-based-IR-Tachometer-with-/
Reading RPM from Arduino-based IR Tachometer with MATLAB GUI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/FPTD/I8R6ANXP/FUWFPTDI8R6ANXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/FPTD/I8R6ANXP/FUWFPTDI8R6ANXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/FPTD/I8R6ANXP/FUWFPTDI8R6ANXP.SMALL.jpg pinodisco Hello again, a couple days back I posted an instructable of infrared tachometer using arduino, then I realized that rather than reading the RPM value in the Arduino IDE serial monitor, presenting the RPM in a proper frame would look more hi-tech. So, I tried to make a small program with MATLAB GUI.I...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:48:47 PDT
Build a Multi-Voltage Portable Power Supply You Can Take Anywhere http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Multi-Voltage-Portable-Power-Supply-You-Ca/
Build a Multi-Voltage Portable Power Supply You Can Take Anywhere - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/X6LK/I8YBJVZQ/FMZX6LKI8YBJVZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/X6LK/I8YBJVZQ/FMZX6LKI8YBJVZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/X6LK/I8YBJVZQ/FMZX6LKI8YBJVZQ.SMALL.jpg j_thompson In this tutroial I'll show you how to build - an ultra-convenient, portable bench-top power supply you can take anywhere. It's powered by 8 AA batteries so you never need to worry about travel adapters and it's ultra-light for flying!The shopping listThis is a long list, but the components themse...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:50:53 PDT
10x5 RGB LED Matrix with only 5 IO pins http://www.instructables.com/id/10x5-RGB-LED-Matrix-with-only-5-IO-pins/
10x5 RGB LED Matrix with only 5 IO pins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/O8W4/I8VGN6OU/FL6O8W4I8VGN6OU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/O8W4/I8VGN6OU/FL6O8W4I8VGN6OU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/O8W4/I8VGN6OU/FL6O8W4I8VGN6OU.SMALL.jpg Ole_L If you wanna build a fancy led matrix display with only a few pixels, this is exactly what YOU need! Get all what you need! You need:-An Arduino-WS2812(B) LED strip-A piece wood-7 jumper wires-7 female pin headers-some capacitors-some wires Craft it to one part Use your crafting tools to bind ...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:14:21 PDT
Get 1 Million Views - By Cheating http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-1-Million-Views-By-Cheating/
Get 1 Million Views - By Cheating - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/BYN0/I8YBJQIB/FX3BYN0I8YBJQIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/BYN0/I8YBJQIB/FX3BYN0I8YBJQIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/BYN0/I8YBJQIB/FX3BYN0I8YBJQIB.SMALL.jpg EvolvedAwesome 1 Million views is a lot. Obviously it is impossible to ever hit that magic number.Luckily you have graciously stumbled upon this incredible ible. Where you can learn the secrets that only the best implore. To cheat their way to 1 million views.An example of one of the few lucky users that have empl...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 07:32:13 PDT
Fabric Photography Sweep http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Photography-Sweep/
Fabric Photography Sweep - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ARTE/GFRWRZTD/F5GARTEGFRWRZTD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ARTE/GFRWRZTD/F5GARTEGFRWRZTD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ARTE/GFRWRZTD/F5GARTEGFRWRZTD.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Want to take pictures that look clean and professional.  Use this easy photo backdrop to enhance the quality of your photos. We have a paper photo sweep in the office, but since I make a lot of my projects at home I wanted a space where I could take nice pictures.  This photography sweep is easy to...
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Mon, 8 Nov 2010 12:42:47 PST
Arduino Esplora Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Esplora-Mouse-1/
Arduino Esplora Mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/W131/I8YBHDWZ/FIFW131I8YBHDWZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/W131/I8YBHDWZ/FIFW131I8YBHDWZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/W131/I8YBHDWZ/FIFW131I8YBHDWZ.SMALL.jpg KNEXnCoding Hello everyone, This is K'NEXnCoding bringing you another cool tutorial for you guys. This project lets you use your Arduino Esplora board to completely act like a mouse. It can move, left click, right click, and even scroll. The best part is that you don't even need to do anything. However, it is a...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 08:29:01 PDT
Automatic Gate Keypad Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Gate-Keypad-Lock/
Automatic Gate Keypad Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/3ON8/I8YBHJG6/FI43ON8I8YBHJG6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/3ON8/I8YBHJG6/FI43ON8I8YBHJG6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/3ON8/I8YBHJG6/FI43ON8I8YBHJG6.SMALL.jpg coryhamma Goal: Figure out a way to lock our double-swing gate from both sides, securing the yard. The locking mechanism should stay unlocked, because we often leave the gate open when working all day in the yard.Background: We have a double-swing gate, meaning that the gate will swing outward and inward. Yo...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 12:45:08 PDT
Personal Solar Powered Air Conditioner http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Solar-Powered-Air-Conditioner/
Personal Solar Powered Air Conditioner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/D1TW/I8YBHLL6/FP6D1TWI8YBHLL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/D1TW/I8YBHLL6/FP6D1TWI8YBHLL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/D1TW/I8YBHLL6/FP6D1TWI8YBHLL6.SMALL.jpg nords The purpose of this Instructable is to create a personal air conditioner for outdoor use. The 'cool' comes from an ice/water reservoir stored in a thermos. Copper tubing is used as a heat exchanger, a small water pump moves the ice water and a small fan distributes the cool air. The entire system...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 13:40:31 PDT
How to Remove a Hard Drive From a Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-a-Hard-Drive-From-a-Laptop/
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Wed, 13 Feb 2013 16:34:35 PST
3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-DSLR-SLider-For-less-than-20/
3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/NU8N/I8YBGIUO/F1ONU8NI8YBGIUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/NU8N/I8YBGIUO/F1ONU8NI8YBGIUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/NU8N/I8YBGIUO/F1ONU8NI8YBGIUO.SMALL.jpg focamonca This is a tutorial on how to build a 3D printed dslr SLIDER!Sorry for my English, probably I'll make some mistake so please tell me where I'm wrong in the comments :) What do you need?• 3D printer (I have a prusa i3)• PC (LOL)• bunch of bolt and nuts (3mm and 6mm)• 2x 20mm diameter aluminium rods (t...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:56:53 PDT
Create a video player with Dolby Digital/DTS output http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-video-player-with-Dolby-DigitalDTS-output/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 05:36:53 PDT
Host Your Own Wordpress Site on a Raspberry Pi 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Host-Your-Own-Wordpress-Site-on-a-Raspberry-Pi-2/
Host Your Own Wordpress Site on a Raspberry Pi 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/MITX/I8CW1LLM/FS1MITXI8CW1LLM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/MITX/I8CW1LLM/FS1MITXI8CW1LLM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/MITX/I8CW1LLM/FS1MITXI8CW1LLM.SMALL.jpg dbrad5683 So you just got a brand new Raspberry Pi 2 and you want to do something cool with it. Why not make a server and host your own website? There are plenty of guides out there to help you get a server up and running on an RPi but most of them are aimed at people who know what they're doing. That's why I...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 16:27:45 PDT
Control A Computer With Your Mind! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-A-Computer-With-Your-Mind/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 19:41:32 PDT
3D Printed Ukulele - Fully Playable http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ukulele-Fully-Playable/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:11:23 PDT
3D Printed Modular Support (Case) for Arduino and Raspberry Pi - CustoBlocks http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Modular-Support-Case-for-Arduino-and-Ra/
3D Printed Modular Support (Case) for Arduino and Raspberry Pi - CustoBlocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/HGT1/I8VGOFJS/FMSHGT1I8VGOFJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/HGT1/I8VGOFJS/FMSHGT1I8VGOFJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/HGT1/I8VGOFJS/FMSHGT1I8VGOFJS.SMALL.jpg zygmuntw When building electronic projects it is important to protect components against moving. This way they cannot slide and touch each other causing a short circuit or even damage.I have seen many cases, some dishes and other housings but what if our project consists more than one breadboard or more elec...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:15:40 PDT
3D Printer Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Setup/
3D Printer Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/1Q7Q/I8PR05GW/F3J1Q7QI8PR05GW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/1Q7Q/I8PR05GW/F3J1Q7QI8PR05GW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/1Q7Q/I8PR05GW/F3J1Q7QI8PR05GW.SMALL.jpg diegoch2001 Hello, my name is Diego. I am a 13 year old maker from Guatemala, I focus mainly in the are of robotics and hardware. Out of all of the tools I have in my little shop, the 3D printer is probably the one that I use the most. It's ability to create fast prototypes and intricate things that I wouldn't ...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 18:49:06 PDT
Wireless Infra Red Perimeter Detection Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Infra-Red-Perimeter-Detection-Device/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:34:56 PDT
Paper Spiral Shell Thing http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Spiral-Shell-Thing/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:32:16 PDT
Pinhole Eye Model http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinhole-Eye-Model/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:22:32 PDT
How to break windows password ? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-break-windows-password-/
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Sat, 19 Jun 2010 03:29:22 PDT
DIY VR Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-VR-Bike/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 08:32:58 PDT
3Doodler 2.0 Intro http://www.instructables.com/id/3Doodler-20-Intro/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 17:47:57 PDT
Coanda effect - experiment, 3D printed model, explaination. http://www.instructables.com/id/Coanda-effect-experiment-3D-printed-model-explaina/
Coanda effect - experiment, 3D printed model, explaination. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/HUN9/I8R69XO5/F9KHUN9I8R69XO5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/HUN9/I8R69XO5/F9KHUN9I8R69XO5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/HUN9/I8R69XO5/F9KHUN9I8R69XO5.SMALL.jpg kondzio29 What bring me to write this instructable is pure accident.Few weeks ago, I was looking for tesla turbines over Youtube and found one little video that shows this effect. I got really interested. Just because I feel like sharing my knowledge, I am writing this information to you because like Albert E...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:04:28 PDT
How to Make a Mobile Phone and Computer Controlled 3D Printed Robot with Arduino - IoBot. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DIY-Mobile-Desktop-App-Controlled-3D/
How to Make a Mobile Phone and Computer Controlled 3D Printed Robot with Arduino - IoBot. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SMALL.jpg zygmuntw If you are looking for a way to control an Arduino based devices, this instruction will show you how to do it by building simple robot.The IoBot can be controlled by mobile and computer application via LAN or USB Cable. The application runs on Android, Mac OS and Windows, it is available for downloa...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:10:13 PDT
Build a Modular Robot Chassis using Actobotics http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Modular-Robot-Chassis-using-Actobotics/
Build a Modular Robot Chassis using Actobotics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/OUR5/I8UV1R9G/FXPOUR5I8UV1R9G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/OUR5/I8UV1R9G/FXPOUR5I8UV1R9G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/OUR5/I8UV1R9G/FXPOUR5I8UV1R9G.SMALL.jpg jscottb From my early childhood I have loved robots. The first movie robots I remember ever really liking first, where the three bots from "Silent Running" (still one of my favorite movies!) Those goofy little walking boxes peaked my interest in robots and robot building. Over the years I have planed many b...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:56:44 PDT
Non-manifolds: Your Worst 3D Printing Nightmare http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-manifolds-Your-Worst-3D-Printing-Nightmare/
Non-manifolds: Your Worst 3D Printing Nightmare - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/F4NG/I8PQXEJ1/FJKF4NGI8PQXEJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/F4NG/I8PQXEJ1/FJKF4NGI8PQXEJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/F4NG/I8PQXEJ1/FJKF4NGI8PQXEJ1.SMALL.jpg 3D Printing Ninja Objective: Learn what manifolds are, how they affect 3D printing, and how to recognize what type of non-manifold problem may occur.To learn how to fix non-manifolds see:Manual Methods of Fixing Non-manifoldsAutomatic Methods of Fixing Non-manifoldsNon-manifold Video TutorialsTo learn how to master 3...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:30:13 PDT
G-code http://www.instructables.com/id/G-code/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:07:23 PDT
Simplified Water Rockets - Elementary Science Fun http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplified-Water-Rockets-Elementary-Science-Fun/
Simplified Water Rockets - Elementary Science Fun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/747M/I8VGL86J/FWN747MI8VGL86J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/747M/I8VGL86J/FWN747MI8VGL86J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/747M/I8VGL86J/FWN747MI8VGL86J.SMALL.jpg Maccay One of my favorite teaching subjects is science. However, many of the hands-on science projects are slanted towards the middle or high school grades. While the standards for elementary science are simplified as compared to middle or high school.Projects for 2nd-5th grade requires: too many material...
By: Maccay

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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 07:11:24 PDT
Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Weather-Station/
Weather Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/DYBT/I81GCWTJ/FK7DYBTI81GCWTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/DYBT/I81GCWTJ/FK7DYBTI81GCWTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/DYBT/I81GCWTJ/FK7DYBTI81GCWTJ.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Take back the power of weather forecasting from your local weatherman and begin your own foray into the world of amateur meteorology and citizen science with your very own DIY weather station and data logger. In this Instructable, I'll show you how I designed and built a weather station around the I...
By: Aleator777

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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:55:06 PDT
DIY Motion Detection SMS Alarm System http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Motion-Detection-SMS-Alarm-System/
DIY Motion Detection SMS Alarm System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/XEKO/I8VGLPDO/FPOXEKOI8VGLPDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/XEKO/I8VGLPDO/FPOXEKOI8VGLPDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/XEKO/I8VGLPDO/FPOXEKOI8VGLPDO.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will combine a cheap PIR motion sensor with a TC35 GSM module to build an alarm system which sends you an "INTRUDER ALERT" SMS whenever somebody tries to steal your stuff. Let's get started ! Watch the video ! This video gives you all basic information you need to get this build...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:57:56 PDT
USB Charger Install http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Charger-Install/
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By: RushFan

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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:25:31 PDT
Anemone Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Anemone-Lampshade/
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By: RobBensch

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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 06:43:26 PDT
DIY Make 2 SMPS(PSU) work together in a single pc... http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Make-2-SMPSPSU-work-together-in-a-single-pc/
DIY Make 2 SMPS(PSU) work together in a single pc... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/IJCM/I8VGLARY/FI0IJCMI8VGLARY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/IJCM/I8VGLARY/FI0IJCMI8VGLARY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/IJCM/I8VGLARY/FI0IJCMI8VGLARY.SMALL.jpg kings_dash Run your high end graphics card with a low end PSU costing as low as Rs 300 to 400...Cant believe??...Check this out guys.... Tight On the Budget???....read this.... This is my second instructable i am posting.All u gamers out there,this is a good hack that u can use.Graphics cards are the most p...
By: kings_dash

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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:58:21 PDT
The Story Clock: Arduino LCD w/ cap sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Story-Clock-Arduino-LCD-w-cap-sesnors/
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By: rickkeil

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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:40:17 PDT
Testing Solar Panels with a Mooshimeter http://www.instructables.com/id/Testing-Solar-Panels-with-a-Mooshimeter/
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By: YuKonstruct

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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:56:56 PDT
Bento Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Bento-Ball/
Bento Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/DCNA/I81UZTM4/FPNDCNAI81UZTM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/DCNA/I81UZTM4/FPNDCNAI81UZTM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/DCNA/I81UZTM4/FPNDCNAI81UZTM4.SMALL.jpg rwinscot Bento (弁当 bentō) is a single-portion takeout or home-packed meal common in Japanese cuisine. Sometimes served in a box, with a fox, or kangaroo.Containers range from mass produced (disposable) to hand crafted lacquerware. Somewhere in the middle there are 3D printed ones to be had.What goes inside.....
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 22:44:49 PDT
How to 3d Print and Finish BIG STUFF...with a little printer. http://www.instructables.com/id/My-what-big-tentacles-you-have/
How to 3d Print and Finish BIG STUFF...with a little printer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/GPRA/I8U15X4I/FEDGPRAI8U15X4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/GPRA/I8U15X4I/FEDGPRAI8U15X4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/GPRA/I8U15X4I/FEDGPRAI8U15X4I.SMALL.jpg bryanbrutherford Some of you may have seen a few of my previous instructables and know that i have a history with 3d printing.Recently i was in a local electronics store and saw an XYZ davinci 1.0 on sale for $399. This machine basically had the same specs as the first stratasys machine i ever used nearly 15 years a...
By: bryanbrutherford

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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:13:27 PDT
Book Reading Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Reading-Ring/
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By: CarmelitoAndrade

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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 15:58:00 PST
Raspberry Pi Music Fingers http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Music-Fingers/
Raspberry Pi Music Fingers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Creating music is always fun, but making it with your own DIY musical instrument is much better !!Whether you are a professional musician looking for that next new instrument to try or an amateur enthusiast who has basic knowledge of electronics, use the Raspberry Pi to create your own DIY Music fi...
By: CarmelitoAndrade

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:48:02 PDT
Add bluetooth to your Arduino project - Arduino+HC-06 http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-bluetooth-to-your-Arduino-project-ArduinoHC-06/
Add bluetooth to your Arduino project - Arduino+HC-06 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/A8W9/HYZX90EE/FCBA8W9HYZX90EE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/A8W9/HYZX90EE/FCBA8W9HYZX90EE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/A8W9/HYZX90EE/FCBA8W9HYZX90EE.SMALL.jpg yhtomitsy Wouldn't you love to switch on and off the lights in your house without having to raise a finger? (well, technically you would have to raise a finger or two, but you get the jist of the story). The good news is that you can. All you needs is an arduino, HC-06 bluetooth module, some relays and a litt...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:04:14 PDT
Getting started with etched-line watercolor http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-etched-line-watercolor-TEST/
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By: Ladycartoonist

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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 13:14:46 PST
Glue your RFID Card to Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Glue-your-RFID-Card-to-Phone/
Glue your RFID Card to Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZAI/I8SLRYQ9/FJWUZAII8SLRYQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZAI/I8SLRYQ9/FJWUZAII8SLRYQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZAI/I8SLRYQ9/FJWUZAII8SLRYQ9.SMALL.jpg timcam I superglued my school ID card to my phone. Why you ask? Well, as student at UC Berkeley many of my buildings, labs, and rooms are RFID access only. Our student ID is the cardkey. But that means anytime I want to go between labs or buildings I have to take my card or wallet. I was often leaving my c...
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:58:35 PDT
Make Your Hasselblad Not Afraid of Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Hasselblad-Not-Afraid-of-Water/
Make Your Hasselblad Not Afraid of Water - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/OW9A/I8EBBN6W/FKFOW9AI8EBBN6W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/OW9A/I8EBBN6W/FKFOW9AI8EBBN6W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/OW9A/I8EBBN6W/FKFOW9AI8EBBN6W.SMALL.jpg wackybit It’s this time of year again in Thailand when everybody is stocking up on water guns and ready for a country wide all out water war. It’s Songkran! The Thai New Year and water festival.Because my favorite past time is making my life difficult, I am on a mission to document this spectacle with my lov...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 07:41:17 PDT
Neodymium Magnet Loudspeaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Neodymium-Magnet-Loudspeaker/
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By: Robotix_au

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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:35:53 PDT
Arduino Voltage Sensor 0-25V http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Voltage-Sensor-0-25V/
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By: Superfish1000

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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 01:55:27 PDT
PCB diy season 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-diy-season-2/
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By: Insterman

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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:09:33 PDT
3D Printing Models of Landscapes (Topology, Mountains, etc.) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Models-of-Landscapes-Topology-Mountain/
3D Printing Models of Landscapes (Topology, Mountains, etc.) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/LHVZ/I8PQX863/FO5LHVZI8PQX863.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/LHVZ/I8PQX863/FO5LHVZI8PQX863.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/LHVZ/I8PQX863/FO5LHVZI8PQX863.SMALL.jpg 3D Printing Ninja Objective: 3D Print any geographic location. The lazy methods are found near the bottom of this post.To learn how to master 3D Printing see more posts at:http://3dprintingninja.blogspot.comPlease leave your comments.and as always thanks for visiting, The 3D Printing Ninja 3DNinjaneer@gmail.com Ob...
By: 3D Printing Ninja

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:50:14 PDT
How to Learn Photoshop Online for free http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Learn-Photoshop-Online-for-free/
How to Learn Photoshop Online for free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/C37F/I8QS9W4X/FUNC37FI8QS9W4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/C37F/I8QS9W4X/FUNC37FI8QS9W4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/C37F/I8QS9W4X/FUNC37FI8QS9W4X.SMALL.jpg Abi13 One of the most popular and most used photo editing software available online for designers and developers is Photoshop. You can’t imagine designing an image without Photoshop. Why is it so popular? Why everyone wants to learn it?First of all, Photoshop is a lot more than a software; it is a way to ...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:39:56 PDT
Rubber Band Harmonica! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-Harmonica/
Rubber Band Harmonica! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/NMX6/I8PQVS2B/FH8NMX6I8PQVS2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/NMX6/I8PQVS2B/FH8NMX6I8PQVS2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/NMX6/I8PQVS2B/FH8NMX6I8PQVS2B.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Make dulcet tones only a mother pigeon could love! With the rubber band harmonica, you can pick up a tune anywhere, and tune your harmonica with post-its to play any notes well in the mezzo-soprano range! This is a great introduction to vibrations, sound, and the effect on sound of string (jn this c...
By: The Oakland Toy Lab

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:00:35 PDT