Instructables: exploring - technology - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 31 Jan 2015 06:38:16 PST BLOX v1.01 diy micro-LIGHT for SJCAM M10 http://www.instructables.com/id/diy-micro-LIGHT-for-SJCAM-M10/
diy micro-LIGHT for SJCAM M10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/QNQC/I5DT767U/FOQQNQCI5DT767U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/QNQC/I5DT767U/FOQQNQCI5DT767U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/QNQC/I5DT767U/FOQQNQCI5DT767U.SMALL.jpg frapedia Action cameras have become very popular in our days, but when there is not enough ambient light they suffer even at sort distances. There for, it is always handy to carry in your pocket a micro-light which will help your camera and save the day!This one can be used as a pocket flashlight too. Intr...
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:38:16 PST
Keep your tech handy with sugru + magnets + the Queen! http://www.instructables.com/id/Keep-your-tech-handy-with-sugru-magnets-the-Queen/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:58:38 PDT
Fitting Dupont Connectors http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitting-Dupont-Connectors/
Fitting Dupont Connectors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/K6OV/I5J53A58/FQ2K6OVI5J53A58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/K6OV/I5J53A58/FQ2K6OVI5J53A58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/K6OV/I5J53A58/FQ2K6OVI5J53A58.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba One of the things that you can do yourself (and pretty cheaply) is to make your own connecting wires.Making your own connecting wires means that you are free of the tyranny of the length and colour of connectors/jumpers that you need to buy, it is MUCH cheaper and you are never going to be short of ...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 03:29:03 PST
MacroCase - A DIY Phone Case for Macro Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/MacroCase-A-DIY-Phone-Case-for-Macro-Photography/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:00:34 PST
Hero's Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Heros-Engine/
Hero's Engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/KIH4/I5DT8OIJ/F7JKIH4I5DT8OIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/KIH4/I5DT8OIJ/F7JKIH4I5DT8OIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/KIH4/I5DT8OIJ/F7JKIH4I5DT8OIJ.SMALL.jpg jgeepers When I want hard boiled eggs, I boil them in a pressure cooker. If you haven't tried cooking eggs this way, you're missing out. The other morning, to help cool the eggs faster and to speed up releasing the pressure from the cooker, I removed the little pressure regulator on top of the cooker so I ...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:48:19 PST
200kW AC Motor Controller for Electric Car http://www.instructables.com/id/200kW-AC-Motor-Controller-for-Electric-Car/
200kW AC Motor Controller for Electric Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/NU6W/I5J4WGTA/FY9NU6WI5J4WGTA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/NU6W/I5J4WGTA/FY9NU6WI5J4WGTA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/NU6W/I5J4WGTA/FY9NU6WI5J4WGTA.SMALL.jpg MPaulHolmes Electric cars are the future, and are beginning to take off today. However, they are still pretty expensive. A 3 phase AC motor is the absolute standard for car companies when they make an electric vehicle. The Tesla Roadster, Nissan Leaf, etc... All of the big boys use AC. It has a num...
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:37:00 PST
4 Essential Commands for Making Drawings in AutoCAD: Use Them to Draw a Star http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Essential-Commands-for-Making-Drawings-in-AutoCA/
4 Essential Commands for Making Drawings in AutoCAD: Use Them to Draw a Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/677Z/I5DSYHT4/FPI677ZI5DSYHT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/677Z/I5DSYHT4/FPI677ZI5DSYHT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/677Z/I5DSYHT4/FPI677ZI5DSYHT4.SMALL.jpg jastir This Instructable is written for those just learning and starting out with AutoCAD with the purpose passing on some good advice. It assumes some facility with the computer. I will show how to make the star above using four basic and extremely useful commands. First, a little intro. I joined the Tech...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 22:33:20 PST
In-line Laptop Surge Protector with an Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/In-line-Laptop-Surge-Protector-with-an-Outlet/
In-line Laptop Surge Protector with an Outlet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/33PL/I5DSQQWV/FLU33PLI5DSQQWV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/33PL/I5DSQQWV/FLU33PLI5DSQQWV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/33PL/I5DSQQWV/FLU33PLI5DSQQWV.SMALL.jpg amorarun In the fall of 2007 my HP TX1000 stopped working and won't turn on, upon sending it to repair shop (I believe it cost me about AUD$80 just to check what the fault is....grrr) they said that the mother board has to be replaced and it will cost about AUD$800. I asked the technician what caused the lap...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 05:30:59 PST
Versatile Wearable LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-Wearable-LEDs/
Versatile Wearable LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/1TA2/I5DST6O2/FLR1TA2I5DST6O2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/1TA2/I5DST6O2/FLR1TA2I5DST6O2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/1TA2/I5DST6O2/FLR1TA2I5DST6O2.SMALL.jpg jenfoxbot Wearables (aka Wearable Technology) are a new & insanely awesome extension of electronics. These minimalistic, versatile, and detachable lights are designed to allow for a wide variety of creative possibilities and to be accessible to makers of all ages and backgrounds. The process takes about an ho...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:20:11 PST
Power switch for USB devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-switch-for-USB-devices/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:29:17 PST
12V Battery State Of Charge Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/12V-Battery-State-Of-Charge-Indicator/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:00:12 PST
PCB Isolation Track Milling with MyDIYCNC http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Isolation-Track-Milling-with-MyDIYCNC/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:33:49 PST
Audio Treasure Hunt http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Treasure-Hunt/
Audio Treasure Hunt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FLLM/I5F7J8TZ/F67FLLMI5F7J8TZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FLLM/I5F7J8TZ/F67FLLMI5F7J8TZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FLLM/I5F7J8TZ/F67FLLMI5F7J8TZ.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Everyone loves treasure hunts. Running around on a quest to find your present makes any gift better. So just for fun, I designed my own variation of the game. I combined an Arduino microcontroller with an Adafruit Wave Shield to make an audio treasure hunt box.The treasure hunters are given a code. ...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:06:37 PST
Sous Vide Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Sous-Vide-Controller/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:04:33 PST
CTA Train Time Texter http://www.instructables.com/id/CTA-Train-Time-Texter/
CTA Train Time Texter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/XK5T/I5DS5AAV/FC8XK5TI5DS5AAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/XK5T/I5DS5AAV/FC8XK5TI5DS5AAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/XK5T/I5DS5AAV/FC8XK5TI5DS5AAV.SMALL.jpg JustinIsAMaker I've got around a eight-minute walk to my closest train station every morning. Depending on how late I'm running, that time can swing to eight minutes if I really pick up the pace to around twelve if I mosey. It seems like when I try to do the eight-minute run, I always end up getting to the station...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:48:50 PST
Power Keurig From Bed Over WiFi http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Keurig-From-Bed-Over-WiFi/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:40:16 PST
Guitar Pedal - Selectable Diode Tube Screamer http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Pedal-Selectable-Diode-Tube-Screamer/
Guitar Pedal - Selectable Diode Tube Screamer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/J3JC/I5DSFWSX/FD0J3JCI5DSFWSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/J3JC/I5DSFWSX/FD0J3JCI5DSFWSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/J3JC/I5DSFWSX/FD0J3JCI5DSFWSX.SMALL.jpg InstructinShans Built after the original Tube Screamer 808. Introduction The Ibanez Tube Screamer is one of the most popular overdrive pedals ever made. Especially popular with blues players, it boosts mids to mimic the sound of a vintage tube amp. Likewise, due to its popularity, it is very commonly modded.By c...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:41:07 PST
Soldering is NOT Rocket Science! http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-is-NOT-Rocket-Science/
Soldering is NOT Rocket Science! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/UZU1/I5DSDGJE/F6VUZU1I5DSDGJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/UZU1/I5DSDGJE/F6VUZU1I5DSDGJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/UZU1/I5DSDGJE/F6VUZU1I5DSDGJE.SMALL.jpg gizmologist I've seen so many articles on electronic soldering that are either overly verbose and hard to read, too complex for a beginner, insist on expensive tools, or are just plain wrong, that I decided to clear the air a bit by going back to the basics. When I first started soldering, many years ago, "How ...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:27:45 PST
Use Raspberry Pi To Test Your Remote Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Raspberry-Pi-To-Test-Your-Remote-Control/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 02:14:12 PST
DIY Ninja Mouse / Silent Mouse 2015 Edition No Soldering Ridiculously Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ninja-Mouse-Silent-Mouse-2015-Edition-No-Solde/
DIY Ninja Mouse / Silent Mouse 2015 Edition No Soldering Ridiculously Easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/GTPB/I5BSESUV/FXZGTPBI5BSESUV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/GTPB/I5BSESUV/FXZGTPBI5BSESUV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/GTPB/I5BSESUV/FXZGTPBI5BSESUV.SMALL.jpg ROBERTA10 FREE SAMPLE MEMORY FOAM SAMPLE Click Here! from Tempur-Pedic for those who live in the USA!(thanks Gertsen from Hubpages!)This is an easy to do tutorial on making a loud computer mouse quiet. Loud mouse clicks can be annoying! But, not anymore! Follow this easy to do tutorial and stop those annoying...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:55:10 PST
Arduino Led Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Led-Dice/
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Sat, 14 Nov 2009 10:04:13 PST
Download, edit and print your own parts from McMaster-Carr http://www.instructables.com/id/Download-Edit-And-Print-Your-Own-Parts-From-McMast/
Download, edit and print your own parts from McMaster-Carr - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SMALL.jpg Ladycartoonist McMaster Carr is an amazing resource. It's well laid out, informative, comprehensive..but even better, they provide free 3D models for most of their parts. Not all, but many. If you have access to a 3D printer, you can print these parts yourself. Pretty cool, eh? Find your parts First, point you...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:41:06 PST
beer shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/beer-shooter/
beer shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TNAR/I5DS3JUR/FS5TNARI5DS3JUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TNAR/I5DS3JUR/FS5TNARI5DS3JUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TNAR/I5DS3JUR/FS5TNARI5DS3JUR.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus What ever happened to the hubbub around 3D printed weapons? Get ready to bust a cap and shotgun a beer with the 3D printed beer shooter. Before you jump the gun and shoot from the hip, this concept can't shoot anything and is nothing more than a holder for your beer.Perpetuating the concept of 3D pr...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:56:41 PST
3D Printer Heated Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Heated-Bed-1/
3D Printer Heated Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NTQ9/I5DS2YD4/FP1NTQ9I5DS2YD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NTQ9/I5DS2YD4/FP1NTQ9I5DS2YD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NTQ9/I5DS2YD4/FP1NTQ9I5DS2YD4.SMALL.jpg RobertKuhlmann I've tried several kinds of heated beds over the last months. But I was wondering, if there wasn't a far simpler, more efficient and even cheaper way to build one. So I've developed a heated bed, based on an aluminum plate, heated by isolated copper-wire. No etching is required, no exotic machine...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:33:00 PST
TinyCompass http://www.instructables.com/id/TinyCompass/
TinyCompass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/RI4I/I5BSBTPO/FH1RI4II5BSBTPO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/RI4I/I5BSBTPO/FH1RI4II5BSBTPO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/RI4I/I5BSBTPO/FH1RI4II5BSBTPO.SMALL.gif TinyCircuits In this Instructable, we will be building a compass using the TinyShield Compass as well as the Circle Edge Led shield. Materials After getting your boards and battery, the Arduino IDE will be the first thing to download if you have not done so already. When the IDE has been loaded go to tools, ...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:26:43 PST
Engagement Ring Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Engagement-Ring-Box/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 05:16:23 PST
LED Shadow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Shadow-Box/
LED Shadow Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SMALL.jpg alienldr1 Here I have a shadow box with chibitronics LEDs in the back that light up when you plug it in. Not the most professional looking, but if you know what you're doing and put the time into it, you guys can make it look much nicer. And bonus points to you guys who know what city this skyline is based ...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:48:26 PST
From spoon to broadhead http://www.instructables.com/id/From-spoon-to-broadhead/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:01:45 PST
Easy And Cheapest Way to Fix LCD TV Backlight. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-And-Cheapest-Way-to-Fix-LCD-TV-Backlight/
Easy And Cheapest Way to Fix LCD TV Backlight. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/HR6S/I5JHQMW7/FGMHR6SI5JHQMW7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/HR6S/I5JHQMW7/FGMHR6SI5JHQMW7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/HR6S/I5JHQMW7/FGMHR6SI5JHQMW7.SMALL.jpg J_K_Official Requirement_LCD TVTools to disassemble LCDSMD LED Non-Waterproof Flexible Strips 5050 DC12VWires,Powder & Soldering Iron Disassemble LCD TV Full disassemble LCD TV To Replace Backlight Using Tools. Work With SMD LED 5050 12v Divide As your requirement !Here i am using 22" LCD Display which Req...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 06:48:15 PST
An inexpensive IoT enabler using ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/An-inexpensive-IoT-enabler-using-ESP8266/
An inexpensive IoT enabler using ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/BJO5/I5BS1F54/F1HBJO5I5BS1F54.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/BJO5/I5BS1F54/F1HBJO5I5BS1F54.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/BJO5/I5BS1F54/F1HBJO5I5BS1F54.SMALL.jpg gopinath.marappan A major component of or rather the very concept, Internet of Things, is about how to connect various devices to the network so that they can both send data and receive commands. Various technologies to address the last mile connectivity, such as bluetooth, wifi, NFC, etc... already exist, but most ...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:39:15 PST
Bag movement alarm for theft prevention http://www.instructables.com/id/Bag-movement-alarm-for-theft-prevention/
Bag movement alarm for theft prevention - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/D0ZQ/I5BRUB9H/F93D0ZQI5BRUB9H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/D0ZQ/I5BRUB9H/F93D0ZQI5BRUB9H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/D0ZQ/I5BRUB9H/F93D0ZQI5BRUB9H.SMALL.jpg micahmelnyk In short: I developed a portable, battery powered device that sounds an alarm when your bag or purse is moved. Once armed, can only be turned off by your secret code.The device is built off an Arduino compatible Trinket Pro, using an off-the-shelf project box with PCB.------------------------------...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:35:06 PST
Netbook Laptop Build for $ 160 - Raspberry Pi Powered. http://www.instructables.com/id/Netbook-Laptop-Build-for-160-Raspberry-Pi-Powered/
Netbook Laptop Build for $ 160 - Raspberry Pi Powered. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/KLS4/I5BRUBU4/F36KLS4I5BRUBU4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/KLS4/I5BRUBU4/F36KLS4I5BRUBU4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/KLS4/I5BRUBU4/F36KLS4I5BRUBU4.SMALL.jpg GearMechs Hey Everyone! I'm 13, and I was inspired by online projects and cool computer builds to see if I could build a laptop. This may not be the greatest tutorial ever, but this laptop has 512 mb of ram, a 1ghz processor, with wifi, around 4 gb of space. but it's only 160! Overview of Parts Ok, so here...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 21:32:18 PST
Perpetual Motion Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Perpetual-Motion-Machine-1/
Perpetual Motion Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/RNJ5/I5AZRKAD/F7GRNJ5I5AZRKAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/RNJ5/I5AZRKAD/F7GRNJ5I5AZRKAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/RNJ5/I5AZRKAD/F7GRNJ5I5AZRKAD.SMALL.jpg Mrfatjonable See step 1 for intro What Is A Perpetual Motion Machine Perpetual motion is motion that continues indefinitely without any external source of energy,theoretically!A perpetual motion machine is a hypothetical machine that can do work indefinitely without an energy sourceFor more information check...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:58:07 PST
Tablet Docking Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Docking-Station/
Tablet Docking Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/VOQW/I5A8ZAZK/FW8VOQWI5A8ZAZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/VOQW/I5A8ZAZK/FW8VOQWI5A8ZAZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/VOQW/I5A8ZAZK/FW8VOQWI5A8ZAZK.SMALL.jpg azam.asif Docking station for Tablet has the following features:Display out to the LCD TVAudio out for TVAudio out for External Speakers (USB speakers attached to Docking Station)Connected to Bluetooth Mouse via the Micro USB port.Power supply for Tablet and Speakers.Its a great fun to watch the on TV the Int...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 00:45:33 PST
The Ultimate guide to create a headless Minecraft server http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-guide-to-create-a-headless-Minecraft-/
The Ultimate guide to create a headless Minecraft server - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/IMM1/I5A7Y46B/F55IMM1I5A7Y46B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/IMM1/I5A7Y46B/F55IMM1I5A7Y46B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/IMM1/I5A7Y46B/F55IMM1I5A7Y46B.SMALL.jpg EvolvedAwesome So you want to build a Minecraft server?What your going to need: A Server (A 'dedicated' computer that you want to run the minecraft server on: Dedicated server wiki) A computer monitor A separate computer (your normal computer)An internet connection (For updates, and downloading McMyAdmin) Ubuntu l...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 00:21:47 PST
Homemade Atomizer+Mod E-cigarette on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-AtomizerMod-E-cigarette-on-the-cheap/
Homemade Atomizer+Mod E-cigarette on the cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SMALL.jpg kwe Hi here is a short video to show you how i fully made my E-cigarettethe atomizer is made of an old lens the tank that fits in the lens is a coming from a juice bottleDrill holes in the bottom of the tankpeal of the insulation of the electrical connectorsI made a M3 thread in the connectors Cut the h...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:49:42 PST
Liminal Mass: 3D Printed Ceiling http://www.instructables.com/id/Liminal-Mass-3D-Printed-Ceiling/
Liminal Mass: 3D Printed Ceiling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio Liminal MassLiminal Mass is a graft within ceiling architecture in a coastal house: a long, narrow piece suspended within the a ceiling annex. Responsive to the environment, the surface’s reflective properties will change throughout the day, alternating between opacity and translucency. Lighting com...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 08:48:48 PST
Wire Dispenser/Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-DispenserCaddy/
Wire Dispenser/Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/NPT7/I58ID8US/FPWNPT7I58ID8US.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/NPT7/I58ID8US/FPWNPT7I58ID8US.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/NPT7/I58ID8US/FPWNPT7I58ID8US.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba In my new Home Office/Workshop, I've been making space for my electronics hobby. My space has to be multi-functional and it has to be able to be tidy ... I'm not a very tidy person and my workspace can quickly become an homage to kipple (read Philip K. Dick for an explanation).This instructable is a...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:05:23 PST
Plasma Gum http://www.instructables.com/id/Plasma-Gum/
Plasma Gum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/NBX5/I58IC9GM/FZZNBX5I58IC9GM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/NBX5/I58IC9GM/FZZNBX5I58IC9GM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/NBX5/I58IC9GM/FZZNBX5I58IC9GM.SMALL.jpg nate71173 Here for your enjoyment is a hack/make/assemblage item. I've always loved plasma globes ever since first spotting one as a wee lad (a million years ago) in Radioshack. Now that they're no longer $100 in eighties money, and are a mere $20 on sale, they're much easier to attain. Being more practically...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 22:21:53 PST
Militarize Your G-shock Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Militarize-Your-G-shock-Watch/
Militarize Your G-shock Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/5GCY/I5A39IXG/FDA5GCYI5A39IXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/5GCY/I5A39IXG/FDA5GCYI5A39IXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/5GCY/I5A39IXG/FDA5GCYI5A39IXG.SMALL.jpg SaiP1 For this tutorial, I am going to teach you how to change your G-shock's module into a Military Red Eye Version. Some might say its as easy as putting a red plastic cover infront of the module, but that's not it. We want it clean and legit. We want to modify the look and make it a badass military sty...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:39:28 PST
Stay warm this winter: CPU Hand Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Stay-warm-this-winter-CPU-Hand-Warmer/
Stay warm this winter: CPU Hand Warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this small project I will show you how I repurposed an old AMD CPU to create a small, light and easy to use electric hand warmer. With the help of a small portable power bank this gadget can warm you up for around 2 and a half hours and can easily reach temperatures up to 60 degrees celcius. W...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:26:46 PST
Sound Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Lamp/
Sound Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/9KD0/I58IBWTY/FTD9KD0I58IBWTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/9KD0/I58IBWTY/FTD9KD0I58IBWTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/9KD0/I58IBWTY/FTD9KD0I58IBWTY.SMALL.jpg ma77er During my residency I am developing an omni-directional loud speaker that can both play given sounds, as well as generate its own soundscape. This instructable is to document the scale model development for this project. Design of the sound lamp The basics of the initial design were born out of a...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:09:31 PST
Raspberry remote control with Telegram http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-remote-control-with-Telegram/
Raspberry remote control with Telegram - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/425N/I4ORKQ5Z/FN0425NI4ORKQ5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/425N/I4ORKQ5Z/FN0425NI4ORKQ5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/425N/I4ORKQ5Z/FN0425NI4ORKQ5Z.SMALL.jpg emmeshop Telegram is a very versatile instant messaging software that can be used with the same phone number on different devices simultaneously. In this tutorial we saw how to install it, and we tried to send text and media messages. We have also seen that it is possible to set the Raspberry to send mes...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 23:43:13 PST
Barrel Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrel-Speaker/
Barrel Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/TMBI/I59HOCBO/F59TMBII59HOCBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/TMBI/I59HOCBO/F59TMBII59HOCBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/TMBI/I59HOCBO/F59TMBII59HOCBO.SMALL.jpg DasElis Regular Saturday morning at town's car boot sale/market, my friend noticed nice wee barrel as he was looking something nice to make a saving money bank. I've had to change his mind :) Cost me only £5.I have decided to make amplified speaker out of it. Parts Next stage was to plan and collect nece...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 06:01:38 PST
Cheque printing without special software or Printer with Excel (check print) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheque-printing-without-special-software-or-Printe/
Cheque printing without special software or Printer with Excel (check print) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/SXWJ/HB58N20L/FKXSXWJHB58N20L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/SXWJ/HB58N20L/FKXSXWJHB58N20L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/SXWJ/HB58N20L/FKXSXWJHB58N20L.SMALL.jpg bandara You can create a bank Check printer simply  using MS Excel for your small business. This method will very useful if you write more checks manually to your suppliers . If you use this excel format not need to buy special printer or software. you can use your normal printer and your computer to do thi...
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Wed, 26 Dec 2012 05:16:13 PST
Easy and pro looking GoPro handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-pro-looking-GoPro-handle/
Easy and pro looking GoPro handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/F8MP/I55NI6ES/FZRF8MPI55NI6ES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/F8MP/I55NI6ES/FZRF8MPI55NI6ES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/F8MP/I55NI6ES/FZRF8MPI55NI6ES.SMALL.jpg Casspir All the step to make this Gopro handle.Things you'll need:Mountain bike grip. You can use any bicycle grip, but the mountain bike grips I found at my local bicycle shop looks good and fits nicely into your hand for good grip.GoPro tripod mount.Epoxy PVC pipe. The same length and width as the inside ...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:57:29 PST
Glowing metal space fossil http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-metal-space-fossil/
Glowing metal space fossil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/8XTE/I55MYPH6/FOM8XTEI55MYPH6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/8XTE/I55MYPH6/FOM8XTEI55MYPH6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/8XTE/I55MYPH6/FOM8XTEI55MYPH6.SMALL.jpg waywardengineer This is CNC cut art piece that was inspired by fossils I saw on a trip to the Jurassic coast in England, but taken in a more ancient-robotic-life-form direction. It takes power from a USB micro-b cable. There's lots of variations on this that could be fun: different shapes, more layers, making the L...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:12:57 PST
steampunk telephone stand. http://www.instructables.com/id/steampunk-telephone-stand/
steampunk telephone stand. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MJS0/I55MZE3U/FO9MJS0I55MZE3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MJS0/I55MZE3U/FO9MJS0I55MZE3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MJS0/I55MZE3U/FO9MJS0I55MZE3U.SMALL.jpg Sleutel13 steampunkish cell phonestand. the base As i am cheap i didnt want to pay for the little bit of wood i am using. So i drove around the industrial estate here in my town. And found a nice piece of wood just on the ground somewhere. After a quick clean and polish it looked like this. i like the used...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:47:34 PST
0.5mm Precision Solder Pencil... or Got Lead? http://www.instructables.com/id/05mm-Precision-Solder-Dispenser-or-Solder-Doodling/
0.5mm Precision Solder Pencil... or Got Lead? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/GY3E/I55MXDZ3/F5YGY3EI55MXDZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/GY3E/I55MXDZ3/F5YGY3EI55MXDZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/GY3E/I55MXDZ3/F5YGY3EI55MXDZ3.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome Good afternoon all Makers, Tinkers, and Hackers. This is going to be a quick little tip to help you out with thin gauge solder. I like thin solder as it is easier to work with, but alas I have been given large hands. So I was thinking up a solution to keep solder close to my work piece, with a ...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:48:55 PST
Stewart Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Stewart-Platform/
Stewart Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/1JVM/I55MRJ9Q/FO01JVMI55MRJ9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/1JVM/I55MRJ9Q/FO01JVMI55MRJ9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/1JVM/I55MRJ9Q/FO01JVMI55MRJ9Q.SMALL.jpg thiagohersan We’re working on a project where we explore robotic body language as a way to augment/replace purely digital communication protocols. For this, we need to move a cellphone with as many degrees of freedom as possible. A robot arm would have been a good option, but for aesthetic reasons, we don’t want...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:40:19 PST