Instructables: exploring - technology - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 24 May 2016 06:47:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 USB Mouse Flash Drive Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Mouse-Flash-Drive-Hack/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2010 17:45:06 PST
Preparing your own thin layer chromatography plates (and then using them) http://www.instructables.com/id/Preparing-your-own-thin-layer-chromatography-plate/
Preparing your own thin layer chromatography plates (and then using them) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/46WE/F4S6BR39/FWZ46WEF4S6BR39.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/46WE/F4S6BR39/FWZ46WEF4S6BR39.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/46WE/F4S6BR39/FWZ46WEF4S6BR39.SMALL.jpg allanf0 Chromatography is a widely used technique in both analytical and preparative chemistry. It was first made practical by Tsvet for the separation of chlorophylls but has since been expanded into a huge field of study with a wide range of instruments and techniques. Fundamentally, however, the princi...
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Mon, 30 Jul 2007 21:47:07 PDT
Lightweight Conveyor Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightweight-Conveyor-Belt/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 09:51:54 PDT
DIY Arduino and breadboard jumper cables from scrap electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-and-breadboard-jumper-cables-from-scra/
DIY Arduino and breadboard jumper cables from scrap electronics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/CBXW/HX7P7ZQO/FOGCBXWHX7P7ZQO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/CBXW/HX7P7ZQO/FOGCBXWHX7P7ZQO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/CBXW/HX7P7ZQO/FOGCBXWHX7P7ZQO.SMALL.jpg nikola501 This is my first instructable and here i'll show you how to make breadboard jumper cable out of some scrap electronics that you can find anywhere (in old printers, telephones, computers etc.). It's easy, cheap and affordable to anyone, and you'll recycle old stuff instead of just throwing them... ...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 13:22:06 PDT
How to write an Ardulink GUI, to control Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-write-an-Ardulink-GUI-to-control-Arduino/
How to write an Ardulink GUI, to control Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/77XH/HNXRQM5X/FN577XHHNXRQM5X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/77XH/HNXRQM5X/FN577XHHNXRQM5X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/77XH/HNXRQM5X/FN577XHHNXRQM5X.SMALL.jpg lzu In this tutorial you can read how to write, just in 10 steps, an Ardulink GUI like the one shown here. You need just five minutes to follow a video tutorial and just five minutes to read this tutorial.Ardulink is a java open source library and/or a ready swing application able to control Arduino. A...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 09:16:04 PST
How to make EL Wire Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-EL-Wire-Art/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2009 23:52:28 PDT
DIY MP3 to Cassette or Instrument to Cassette Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-MP3-to-Cassette-or-Instrument-to-Cassette-Adap/
DIY MP3 to Cassette or Instrument to Cassette Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/FQ9H/HCB8TM2Z/FBNFQ9HHCB8TM2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/FQ9H/HCB8TM2Z/FBNFQ9HHCB8TM2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/FQ9H/HCB8TM2Z/FBNFQ9HHCB8TM2Z.SMALL.jpg searx A little while back I got very excited when an instructable came up that was a so-called cassette tape mp3 player, but I was quite disappointed when I found out that it was just sticking an mp3 player into a cassette body. I did some looking around and discovered that no one had figured out how to c...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 18:58:07 PST
Arduino and Apple HomeKit Integration - Control Your Home From Siri! IoT Is Here http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-Apple-HomeKit-Integration-Control-Your/
Arduino and Apple HomeKit Integration - Control Your Home From Siri! IoT Is Here - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/KHH3/IK4AF3VM/FIQKHH3IK4AF3VM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/KHH3/IK4AF3VM/FIQKHH3IK4AF3VM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/KHH3/IK4AF3VM/FIQKHH3IK4AF3VM.SMALL.jpg andyman5002 This Instructable will give you a quick and easy way to add an arduino board to Apple's HomeKit on an iOS device. It opens up all sorts of possibilities including Scripts running on the server, combined with Apples HomeKit "Scenes", it makes for a powerful combo!This is by no means a complete soluti...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 11:52:56 PST
ESP8266-12 standalone blynk control outlets wireless 433 mhz http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-12-standalone-blynk-control-outlets-wirele/
ESP8266-12 standalone blynk control outlets wireless 433 mhz - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/N3JM/IFGNXRSN/F9HN3JMIFGNXRSN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/N3JM/IFGNXRSN/F9HN3JMIFGNXRSN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/N3JM/IFGNXRSN/F9HN3JMIFGNXRSN.SMALL.jpg catoplepa This is my first project on instructable ...This project uses ESP8266-12 to turn on and turn off wireless outlets, without any changes, using the app Blynk library Rc-switch Materials ESP8266-12 or ( ESP8266-07 , ...., ESP8266-12e)RF 433 MHz Transmitter3 wirelless remote control outlets ant...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2015 11:49:17 PDT
Multi-Function Automatic Move Smart Car for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Function-Automatic-Move-Smart-Car-for-Arduin/
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 21:59:39 PST
Arduino: an easier way to work with seven segment displays http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-an-easier-way-to-work-with-seven-segment-/
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Sun, 20 Dec 2009 14:45:02 PST
Use a combo amp as a cabinet (cheap and easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-a-combo-amp-as-a-cabinet-cheap-and-easy/
Use a combo amp as a cabinet (cheap and easy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/4YUO/I78VIWP0/F7K4YUOI78VIWP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/4YUO/I78VIWP0/F7K4YUOI78VIWP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/4YUO/I78VIWP0/F7K4YUOI78VIWP0.SMALL.jpg legitbush This is the simplest way to use a combo amp as a speaker cabinet for a separate amp head. I am using a Line 6 Spider IV combo here but most combos will work this way. The required parts only cost £8.50 ($13) and this project can be undertaken by someone with little to no electrical skills like mysel...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:34:59 PST
Ammo Can Power Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Can-Power-Pack/
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Sun, 22 Aug 2010 12:01:09 PDT
LDR Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/LDR-Robot/
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Wed, 10 Oct 2012 13:27:42 PDT
Arduino Insight -Beginner LED'S and (Binary counter 16 bit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Insight-LEDS/
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 02:04:46 PST
Making a simple spybug. http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-simple-spybug/
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Sat, 5 Jun 2010 10:52:44 PDT
Smart Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Garden-1/
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 04:44:28 PDT
Get free VoIP phone service in Canada http://www.instructables.com/id/VOIP-get-a-free-phone-line-in-Canada/
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 11:15:11 PST
Setting up a VX-6 ham radio for the beginner http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-program-a-Yaesu-VX6-ham-radio/
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Fri, 21 Oct 2011 15:22:51 PDT
Read analog data directly in Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/Read-analog-data-directly-in-Processing/
Read analog data directly in Processing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/PJYP/GYGES8I8/FQHPJYPGYGES8I8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/PJYP/GYGES8I8/FQHPJYPGYGES8I8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/PJYP/GYGES8I8/FQHPJYPGYGES8I8.SMALL.jpg snebtor This instructable presents a fast an easy way to use data received from an analog sensor in Processing. You will learn to utilize the Arduino and prototype electronic boards to read meaningful data from the environment. The sensors can be affected by the light, the orientation, or a user’s physical ...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2012 10:31:16 PST
3DOF Ball on Plate Using Closed Loop Stepper Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/3DOF-Ball-on-Plate-Using-Closed-Loop-Stepper-Motor/
3DOF Ball on Plate Using Closed Loop Stepper Motors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/XO5X/IO8L7N8W/FLRXO5XIO8L7N8W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/XO5X/IO8L7N8W/FLRXO5XIO8L7N8W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/XO5X/IO8L7N8W/FLRXO5XIO8L7N8W.SMALL.jpg 271828- The ball on plate problem consists of a flat plate on which a ball needs to be positioned. Ball positioning is only achieved through unstable equilibrium where any small changes in the plate angle will result in the continual acceleration of the ball until it leaves the plate. Such a system presents...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 22:20:48 PDT
Raspberry Pi - Wireless Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Wireless-Projector/
Raspberry Pi - Wireless Projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/DKRH/I3PJOZVZ/F2LDKRHI3PJOZVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/DKRH/I3PJOZVZ/F2LDKRHI3PJOZVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/DKRH/I3PJOZVZ/F2LDKRHI3PJOZVZ.SMALL.jpg KarinS2 Have you ever wanted to walk around the room with your laptop, not tethered to a projector, and still project?This Instructable will show you how to make a Raspberry Pi powered Wireless Projector.What You Need:Raspberry Pi Model B or B+ (I used a B)USB Keyboard & Mouse (Wired or Wireless) Ethernet C...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:34:34 PST
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeit-Robotics-Starter-Kit/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:14:47 PDT
How to make RC plane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-RC-Plane/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 13:32:17 PDT
Attiny85 EMF detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny85-EMF-detector/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 05:50:38 PDT
Taser (stun gun) from a battery charger adapter V2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Taser-shock-device-from-a-battery-charger-adapter-/
Taser (stun gun) from a battery charger adapter V2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/PDOM/I5Z7KPLH/FU7PDOMI5Z7KPLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/PDOM/I5Z7KPLH/FU7PDOMI5Z7KPLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/PDOM/I5Z7KPLH/FU7PDOMI5Z7KPLH.SMALL.jpg Tlaci18 Hi everybody :)In this instructable, I'm gonna show you how I made a taser out of a battery charger adapter (little black box, you push into the wall socket :) )I have already made a shocking device earlier (about 2 years ago), but it was not portable, and looks terrible :DSo in a snowy sunday after...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 09:12:10 PST
Android Motion Sensing Smart Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Motion-Sensing-Smart-Mirror/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 13:37:41 PDT
Arduino 2 Channel Relay http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-Channel-Relay/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 04:06:31 PDT
Pressure Sensor Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Pressure-Sensor-Matrix/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2009 09:41:16 PDT
Arduino Tutorial: Get Traveled Distance using ADNS-9800 Laser Mouse Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorial-ADNS-9800-Laser-Mouse-Traveled-Di/
Arduino Tutorial: Get Traveled Distance using ADNS-9800 Laser Mouse Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/5NIF/HLY7I7XT/FBW5NIFHLY7I7XT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/5NIF/HLY7I7XT/FBW5NIFHLY7I7XT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/5NIF/HLY7I7XT/FBW5NIFHLY7I7XT.SMALL.jpg Gigi Butbaia The ADNS-9800 Laser gaming sensor comprises of sensor and VCSEL in a single chip-on-board (COB) package. ADNS-9800 provides enhanced features like programmable frame rate, programmable resolution, configurable sleep and wake up time to suit various PC gamers’ preferences. The advanced class of VCSEL...
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:39:09 PDT
Non-inverting amplifier with uA741 http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-inverting-amplifier-with-uA741/
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Tue, 8 Feb 2011 10:22:46 PST
DIY 300 to 75 Ohm TV Antenna Coaxial Baluns http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-300-to-75-Ohm-TV-Antenna-Coaxial-Baluns/
DIY 300 to 75 Ohm TV Antenna Coaxial Baluns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/W97G/H3Z3TWXW/FUXW97GH3Z3TWXW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/W97G/H3Z3TWXW/FUXW97GH3Z3TWXW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/W97G/H3Z3TWXW/FUXW97GH3Z3TWXW.SMALL.jpg supergilligan Here are 2 sites I found with information on how to make Television Baluns. However, depending on your situation though, You might just go to the Deseret Industries and pick a professionally made Balun for 50¢. Find parts and start DIYing The websites I have found so far are below. http://hom...
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 20:47:17 PDT
RGB LED transition (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-transition-Arduino/
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Sun, 12 Aug 2012 16:09:25 PDT
ESP8266-12 blynk wireless temperature, humidity DHT22 sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-12-blynk-wireless-temperature-e-humidity-D-1/
ESP8266-12 blynk wireless temperature, humidity DHT22 sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/IY8U/IFMVWO3Z/F6TIY8UIFMVWO3Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/IY8U/IFMVWO3Z/F6TIY8UIFMVWO3Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/IY8U/IFMVWO3Z/F6TIY8UIFMVWO3Z.SMALL.jpg catoplepa in this project using a esp8266, to show the temperature and humidity DHT22 sensor on your smartphone or tablet.DHT22 sensor is much more accurate than DHT11 but is also more expensive.but if you only can use the DHT11ESP8266-12 blynk wireless temperature e humidity DHT 11 sensor Materials ESP82...
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 10:27:16 PDT
Gearbox for computer,made from old Joystick ( H-shifter ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gearbox-for-computermade-from-old-Joystick-H-shift/
Gearbox for computer,made from old Joystick ( H-shifter ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/SBA1/IBRRTG2T/FUWSBA1IBRRTG2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/SBA1/IBRRTG2T/FUWSBA1IBRRTG2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/SBA1/IBRRTG2T/FUWSBA1IBRRTG2T.SMALL.jpg KAFAROS You like cars?You like real driving?You have old joystick?This is instruction for you :)I show you how to make gearbox for computer from an old joystick.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------You need:-Joystick,-Small box (I used here: wood ...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 11:10:52 PDT
Make Rocket Dock look EXACTLY like Mac OS X's Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Rocket-Dock-look-EXACTLY-like-Mac-OS-Xs-Dock/
Make Rocket Dock look EXACTLY like Mac OS X's Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/A40S/G6MPLCEQ/FQAA40SG6MPLCEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/A40S/G6MPLCEQ/FQAA40SG6MPLCEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/A40S/G6MPLCEQ/FQAA40SG6MPLCEQ.SMALL.jpg MaconVista Welcome!  Im just going to show you a Very Detailed Guide to make you're Rocketdock look like a MAC OS X Dock ;) Enlarge the image to see the End result ---FOR WINDOWS VISTA-- Check out my Mac OS X Cursors for Vista Here Check out my Mac OS X Leopard visual style for vista Tutorial Here Step...
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Wed, 10 Mar 2010 18:02:20 PST
Convert Towerpro MG995 servo to continuous rotation http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Towerpro-MG995-servo-to-continuous-rotatio/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2011 09:26:35 PDT
Home-made audio amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-audio-amplifier/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2011 22:11:40 PST
Poor-man's Earbud Replacement covers from Ear Plug http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-mans-Earbud-Replacement-covers-from-Ear-Plug/
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Wed, 24 Feb 2010 09:03:29 PST
How To Make Your Own Themes On Your Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Your-Own-Themes-On-Your-Phone/
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Sat, 11 Aug 2007 13:42:49 PDT
Baofeng FB-F9 V2+ Ham Radio Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Baofeng-FB-F9-V2-Ham-Radio-Modification/
Baofeng FB-F9 V2+ Ham Radio Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/KA18/I4UNT9MD/F14KA18I4UNT9MD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/KA18/I4UNT9MD/F14KA18I4UNT9MD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/KA18/I4UNT9MD/F14KA18I4UNT9MD.SMALL.jpg kc8hps This Instructable addresses the following:1. My brief synopsis of the FB-F9 V2+ Baofeng H.T.2. Overview of the microphone modification that I made.3. Operation De-Glitz, (It was just a bit to shiny/blingy for my taste). A brief overview of the BF-F9 V2+ I recently purchased the radio on Ebay from...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:54:40 PST
EMERGRNCY LIGHT With mobile phone battery http://www.instructables.com/id/EMERGRNCY-LIGHT-With-mobile-phone-battery/
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 22:13:47 PDT
Desktop Gardening, Plantbot Beta http://www.instructables.com/id/Plantbot-Beta/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 08:43:02 PDT
Make a Solar Wifi 3g Outdoor Camera Webcam from an old Android phone ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-Wireless-Solar-Camera-with-a-smartphone/
Make a Solar Wifi 3g Outdoor Camera Webcam from an old Android phone ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/ZU3E/I5F7SA1I/FZYZU3EI5F7SA1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/ZU3E/I5F7SA1I/FZYZU3EI5F7SA1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/ZU3E/I5F7SA1I/FZYZU3EI5F7SA1I.SMALL.jpg solarcam News from October 2015.The project evolved, I now sells directly SolarCam with the phone and box. it works very well, surfers from around the world are interrested! I keep this instructables open, for DIYers. There is a lot of change: webcam is totally remote control, SMS or web. there GPS and temp...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:21:38 PST
Extreme Ambilight System using [ws2801 + arduino uno] http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Ambilight-System-using-DotStars-Led-ws2801/
Extreme Ambilight System using [ws2801 + arduino uno] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/GI9F/IDLI19S8/FMTGI9FIDLI19S8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/GI9F/IDLI19S8/FMTGI9FIDLI19S8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/GI9F/IDLI19S8/FMTGI9FIDLI19S8.SMALL.jpg h0uri the colors in reality are 99% true , the whites in this video were more purple since im recording using my iphone :Dso, here it's guys, the ultimate ambilight clone you can make.what are we trying to accomplish is scanning the edges of a screen and determining the average color of those spots, then ...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 09:16:25 PDT
How to make any Compact Flash card or Microdrive boot Windows XP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-any-Compact-Flash-card-or-Microdrive-b/
How to make any Compact Flash card or Microdrive boot Windows XP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/ZA32/FPQLK0S7/FEJZA32FPQLK0S7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/ZA32/FPQLK0S7/FEJZA32FPQLK0S7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/ZA32/FPQLK0S7/FEJZA32FPQLK0S7.SMALL.jpg tribal_guy4 This is a handy method of getting around the requirement for XP to be booted from fixed media. One of the biggest problems with building a car pc or other highly mobile device is that you really should boot from a fixed media for long life as standard hard drives are not vibration friendly. Cho...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2009 22:36:11 PST
Help: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to 8-Bit AVR Programming-AVR Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Help%3a-An-Absolute-Beginner-s-Guide-to-8-Bit-AVR-Pr/
Help: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to 8-Bit AVR Programming-AVR Dragon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/A4DO/HPUEZ7C8ZH8/F01A4DOHPUEZ7C8ZH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/A4DO/HPUEZ7C8ZH8/F01A4DOHPUEZ7C8ZH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/A4DO/HPUEZ7C8ZH8/F01A4DOHPUEZ7C8ZH8.SMALL.jpg PopSci If you'd like to test the waters of microcontroller programming, the new AVR Dragon by Atmel Corporation is a nifty, low-cost entry-level development tool. Unfortunately, right out of the box, the AVR Dragon is not the definitive answer for the beginner looking for an all-in-one solution. Rather, th...
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Tue, 13 Mar 2007 17:50:46 PDT
Instructions for Designing a Wheel in CATIA V5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructions-for-Designing-a-Wheel-in-CATIA-V5/
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Tue, 10 Apr 2012 07:07:49 PDT
3d printed medical vein finder http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-Medical-Vein-Finder/
3d printed medical vein finder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/2MJT/IO6DTS9T/FE82MJTIO6DTS9T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/2MJT/IO6DTS9T/FE82MJTIO6DTS9T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/2MJT/IO6DTS9T/FE82MJTIO6DTS9T.SMALL.jpg AlexS154 Hello there.My name is Alex , I am a military automotive engineer and my girlfriend is a registered nurse . Her job task is to take blood samples for further analyses from patients of all ages ( especially young ) . Her first day at her new job wasn't that great because she wasn't that experienced i...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:00:57 PDT
Make a Scanner Mask for 110 And/Or APS Film [Updated] http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Scanner-Mask-for-110-Film/
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Sat, 21 Jul 2012 05:55:52 PDT