Instructables: exploring - technology http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:04:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 6 steps of purchasing Solar panels for home http://www.instructables.com/id/6-steps-of-purchasing-Solar-panels-for-home/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:56:06 PDT
Raspberry PI Safe Breakout http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PI-Safe-Breakout/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:59:25 PDT
LED Cyclops, Guardian of the Galaxy, DodoCase VR Viewer http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cyclops-Guardian-of-the-Galaxy-DodoCase-VR-Vie/
LED Cyclops, Guardian of the Galaxy, DodoCase VR Viewer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/HSOG/I1MQ4URJ/FKMHSOGI1MQ4URJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/HSOG/I1MQ4URJ/FKMHSOGI1MQ4URJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/HSOG/I1MQ4URJ/FKMHSOGI1MQ4URJ.SMALL.jpg mazzmn The DodoCase VR viewer V1.1 is an inexpensive kit based on the Google Cardboard project. This viewer works with many cellphones and provides a neat Virtual Reality experience, many VR applications are available.I recently saw Guardians of the Galaxy and thought, it would be cool if the DodoCase VR V...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:04:00 PDT
Drawing squares with html5 on an html5 canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-squares-with-html5-on-an-html5-canvas/
Drawing squares with html5 on an html5 canvas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/RM0Y/I1MQ4EGQ/FTPRM0YI1MQ4EGQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/RM0Y/I1MQ4EGQ/FTPRM0YI1MQ4EGQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/RM0Y/I1MQ4EGQ/FTPRM0YI1MQ4EGQ.SMALL.jpg Coder0806 In the last tutorial we made an html5 canvas.So what is a canvas without stuff on THAT canvas.So when creating a shape you would probably want color RIGHT? to make a fill color you need to have some code that looks like this - ctx.fillStyle = "#F00000"; That will set the fill color to black, but you...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:34:41 PDT
Make the DodoCase VR / Google Cardboard Switch Work for Your Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-DodoCase-VR-Google-Cardboard-Switch-Work-/
Make the DodoCase VR / Google Cardboard Switch Work for Your Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/1Y3L/I1MQ46LU/F6I1Y3LI1MQ46LU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/1Y3L/I1MQ46LU/F6I1Y3LI1MQ46LU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/1Y3L/I1MQ46LU/F6I1Y3LI1MQ46LU.SMALL.jpg mazzmn The Problem:I had a chance to try out the DodoCase Virtual Reality Cardboard viewer which is based on the Google Cardboard project. It's a neat, fun, inexpensive way to experience immersive virtual reality. However, I have the Samsung Galaxy 3 and DodoCase VR version 1.1 which explicitly states that...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:59:55 PDT
My Fav Altoid Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Fav-Altoid-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/K0PN/I1MQ5Q6H/FIRK0PNI1MQ5Q6H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/K0PN/I1MQ5Q6H/FIRK0PNI1MQ5Q6H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/K0PN/I1MQ5Q6H/FIRK0PNI1MQ5Q6H.SMALL.jpg Volthaus Electronics Laboratory Here is a little collection of projects made using Altoid tins as project enclosures. Super Awesome Altoids MINI Flashlight This is a sweet little flashlight. I have a friend in mind who has a birthday coming up in a few months and i think this would be a great gift. Mini Altoids Urban Survival...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:29:52 PDT
Personal Minecraft Server in Custom Block Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Minecraft-Server-in-Custom-Block-Case/
Personal Minecraft Server in Custom Block Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/S00O/I1LZ0W31/FBHS00OI1LZ0W31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/S00O/I1LZ0W31/FBHS00OI1LZ0W31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/S00O/I1LZ0W31/FBHS00OI1LZ0W31.SMALL.jpg foxwater I've been wanting to build my own Minecraft server for quite awhile now, and thought it would be extra "cool" to build one in the style of a grass block from the game. Here were some of the goals for the project:- Small form factor- Low energy consumption (since it will be running 24/7)- Quiet- Allo...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:58:23 PDT
Make it Glow! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-it-Glow/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:27:58 PDT
How To Change File Format Through CMD http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-File-Format-Through-CMD/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:55:36 PDT
3-in-1 Leather Dr. Whoo Owl Mask with Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-3-in-1-Leather-Dr-Whoo-Owl-Mask-with/
3-in-1 Leather Dr. Whoo Owl Mask with Goggles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/9E7G/I1K3TC7I/FV99E7GI1K3TC7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/9E7G/I1K3TC7I/FV99E7GI1K3TC7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/9E7G/I1K3TC7I/FV99E7GI1K3TC7I.SMALL.jpg tamara.clammer Named by my friend Christine during a 'Name This Mask' poll on Facebook, Dr. Whoo is a fun, versatile mask/goggles combo that you can wear several ways and display as art when not otherwise in use. Let's Get Started! What you'll need:5-6 oz. vegetable tanned leather Russian GP-5 gas mask from mil...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:33:14 PDT
My Faves http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Faves/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FTA/5L0K/I1LYZZVO/FTA5L0KI1LYZZVO.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FTA/5L0K/I1LYZZVO/FTA5L0KI1LYZZVO.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FTA/5L0K/I1LYZZVO/FTA5L0KI1LYZZVO.SMALL.jpg LouisFilardo33 Any technologies nowadays. Cheap Herbal Vaporizer Alcohol Vaporizer for Fuel How to make an Alcohol Vaporizer Make a solar smoking vaporizer Cannabis Butter from Vaporizer Leftovers DIY - Retrofitting Entertainment Center Lighting dry ice pumpkin for Halloween
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:28:44 PDT
Spiderman web shooter/wrist mounted coil gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiderman-web-shooterwrist-mounted-coil-gun/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:09:15 PDT
DIY Arduino scrolling LCD text shield http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-scrolling-LCD-text-shield/
DIY Arduino scrolling LCD text shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This project is an upgrade on my "DIY Arduino LCD shield" go check out how to make it on my channel! In this project I’m going to use an Arduino Uno to scroll some text on a 16×2 character LCD which is controlled with a pair of pushbuttons. The project can easily be extended to do more, like add to ...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:08:05 PDT
Chocolate Batarang http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Batarang/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:07:35 PDT
3D Printed Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Robot/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:25:49 PDT
Car Battery Mig Welder http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Battery-Mig-Welder/
Car Battery Mig Welder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FRU/MHIE/I1KJPJGB/FRUMHIEI1KJPJGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FRU/MHIE/I1KJPJGB/FRUMHIEI1KJPJGB.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FRU/MHIE/I1KJPJGB/FRUMHIEI1KJPJGB.SMALL.jpg kurtz64 My Mig welder quit working and I believe it was due to a transformer. So I turned it into a portable mig welder that is ran by car batteries. This welder is perfect for Trail Rigs and for Off-Road. Out with the old Here is the inside of my old welder. I am only going to use a few parts from this...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:45:03 PDT
Guitar stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-stuff/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/5Z9B/I1KJOO9A/FOQ5Z9BI1KJOO9A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/5Z9B/I1KJOO9A/FOQ5Z9BI1KJOO9A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/5Z9B/I1KJOO9A/FOQ5Z9BI1KJOO9A.SMALL.jpg joe_mcm Little amps for guitars.. and other guitar related projects Guitar Tube Amp Such a sweet tube amp..... Pocket-Sized Amp 1W Cutish little amp 2Watt Guitar Head 2 watts of sweetness Portable Guitar Amp with distortion / Bass Amplifier - 9v / LM386 IC Guitar Amp From Jewelry Box Awesome...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:27:40 PDT
Laser Cut Key Chain Phone Stand with built in headphone holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Key-Chain-Phone-Stand-with-built-in-head/
Laser Cut Key Chain Phone Stand with built in headphone holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/U7JH/I1K3S7XN/F0UU7JHI1K3S7XN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/U7JH/I1K3S7XN/F0UU7JHI1K3S7XN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/U7JH/I1K3S7XN/F0UU7JHI1K3S7XN.SMALL.jpg burgtb This simple and compact phone stand will hold almost any device. It works with Androids, IPhones, Tablets, and many other devices. It folds together for comfortable transport and fits perfectly on a key chain. When it is not holding your device, the stand will keep your head phones neat and together...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:46:43 PDT
Laser Cut Key Chain Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Key-Chain-Phone-Stand/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:40:31 PDT
Universal stand-alone filament spool holder (Fully 3D-printable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-stand-alone-filament-spool-holder-Fully-/
Universal stand-alone filament spool holder (Fully 3D-printable) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/YVYD/I1K3RWV5/FOIYVYDI1K3RWV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/YVYD/I1K3RWV5/FOIYVYDI1K3RWV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/YVYD/I1K3RWV5/FOIYVYDI1K3RWV5.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools This holder for 3D-print filament spools is designed to be fully 3D-printed with no need for extra fasteners or glue. All parts can be 3D-printed on most 3D printers with build volume of 150 x 150 x 113 mm or larger. The spindle rotates on its own small roller wheels which fit into a circular track ...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:51:01 PDT
Windows 8 / 8.1 Tuning http://www.instructables.com/id/Windows-8-81-Tuning-2/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 02:52:13 PDT
Light Up LED Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-LED-Card/
Light Up LED Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/1A17/I1KJMJ56/FE91A17I1KJMJ56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/1A17/I1KJMJ56/FE91A17I1KJMJ56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/1A17/I1KJMJ56/FE91A17I1KJMJ56.SMALL.jpg Karenda As part of the maker club my husband and I run at a local school we came up with these simple light up cards for the kids to get experience with creating a circuit. Although there are many fun products for kids to learn about circuits we found many of them to be cost prohibitive for a club with 60 k...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:01:26 PDT
take over a computer/laptop with windows on it http://www.instructables.com/id/take-over-a-computerlaptop-with-windows-on-it/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:48:49 PDT
Heated Muscle Roller http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-Muscle-Roller/
Heated Muscle Roller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/8PES/I1K3PHZH/FBR8PESI1K3PHZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/8PES/I1K3PHZH/FBR8PESI1K3PHZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/8PES/I1K3PHZH/FBR8PESI1K3PHZH.SMALL.jpg tschulok589 In the running community, sore muscles happen. You reach for your tiger tail or your muscle roller to stretch and roll out those muscles. But its a somewhat cold day out. So, the roller is cold. If only this roller could be heated so that your muscles could be rolled and be warm. Here is the solutio...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:28:05 PDT
Creating a time-lapse with a GoPro http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-time-lapse-with-a-GoPro/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:52:51 PDT
RGB Ghost http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Ghost/
RGB Ghost - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/MFO6/I1KJK1LV/FZPMFO6I1KJK1LV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/MFO6/I1KJK1LV/FZPMFO6I1KJK1LV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/MFO6/I1KJK1LV/FZPMFO6I1KJK1LV.SMALL.jpg lmowry This is a simple tutorial on my findings on making a foam ghost and a free issues I ran into... I made four of these and am using them outside for some shows. But due to it being made of styrofoam the wind rubbing it up against the trees is ruining the ghosts, so I advice you to use this technique f...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:21:18 PDT
Amplifiers http://www.instructables.com/id/Amplifiers/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FUF/LTYR/I1KJKMHQ/FUFLTYRI1KJKMHQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FUF/LTYR/I1KJKMHQ/FUFLTYRI1KJKMHQ.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FUF/LTYR/I1KJKMHQ/FUFLTYRI1KJKMHQ.SMALL.jpg tkleinauskas Many different ways to make a sound amplifier Rechargable pocket sized amplifier This is simple amplifier, but it works good. I insert it, because it is very easy to make. Portable - Mini Amplifier Speaker I insert it, because it is effective. All production processes are described clearly. ...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:11:32 PDT
Raspberry Pi B+ LEGO Case (Smaller footprint) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-B-LEGO-Case-Smaller-footprint/
Raspberry Pi B+ LEGO Case (Smaller footprint) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/W419/I1K3O48O/FGVW419I1K3O48O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/W419/I1K3O48O/FGVW419I1K3O48O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/W419/I1K3O48O/FGVW419I1K3O48O.SMALL.jpg DanL4 Most Raspberry Pi Lego cases on the net had a 13x9 lego-dot footprint.I wanted to make mine smaller.I present to you the 12x9 lego-dot Rasperry Pi B+ LEGO Case.It fits the board perfectly, no movement whatsoever!You will need two unusual pieces - one of which I have never seen before (last photo on ...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:25:21 PDT
Making PCBs http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-PCBs/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F2C/SC8L/I1KJK80T/F2CSC8LI1KJK80T.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F2C/SC8L/I1KJK80T/F2CSC8LI1KJK80T.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F2C/SC8L/I1KJK80T/F2CSC8LI1KJK80T.SMALL.jpg alcurb This collection shows the various methods people use to make their own Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs) and their creative alternatives. Make Flexible Circuit Boards Using A 3D Printer Laser Cut Circuit Boards Is the best PCB etchant in every kitchen ? 3D Printing: 3D Print A Solderless ...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:23:36 PDT
The Bat Whisperer - Ultrasonic Bat - Leak - Arc Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bat-Whisperer-Ultrasonic-Bat-Detector/
The Bat Whisperer - Ultrasonic Bat - Leak - Arc Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/I7QY/I1KJK3SB/FY7I7QYI1KJK3SB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/I7QY/I1KJK3SB/FY7I7QYI1KJK3SB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/I7QY/I1KJK3SB/FY7I7QYI1KJK3SB.SMALL.jpg rjkorn Ever wonder what animals hear that you don't? Normal hearing ends at about 15Khz to 20Khz there are a lot of sounds you cant hear like a dog whistle or a bats chirp.Here is a little receiver for the ultrasonic range that will help you out. It's local oscillator was meant to run at 35Khz which will ...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:51:03 PDT
Bass(sound) Reactive LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Basssound-Reactive-LEDs/
Bass(sound) Reactive LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/ZCEM/I1KJK00V/F07ZCEMI1KJK00V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/ZCEM/I1KJK00V/F07ZCEMI1KJK00V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/ZCEM/I1KJK00V/F07ZCEMI1KJK00V.SMALL.jpg me_zain Hiii Everyone!! This is a very simple, cheap and interesting project. An easy way of learning the working of Transistors for beginners. Must tyr it, it just takes 5 minutes to built :DSimple sound reactive LED's using a TIP31c Transistor. It has a 12v power source powering 4 LED's. The module is on...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:28:24 PDT
DodoCase Virtual Reality Goggles Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/DodoCase-Virtual-Reality-Goggles-Instructable/
DodoCase Virtual Reality Goggles Instructable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/5BZ5/I1JWAMWX/FXE5BZ5I1JWAMWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/5BZ5/I1JWAMWX/FXE5BZ5I1JWAMWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/5BZ5/I1JWAMWX/FXE5BZ5I1JWAMWX.SMALL.jpg cbruck This is the Instructable for the DodoCase VR Smartphone Virtual Reality Viewer Version 1.1. You can find this viewer at The Dodocase Website. This viewer requires a smartphone. Pop out cardboard slots Using an exacto knife, pen, or pencil pop out all the cardboard slots to ensure easy fitting ...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:56:54 PDT
How to make Electro Dough ( conductive and insulated ) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Electro-Dough-conductive-and-insulated/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:50:14 PDT
Homemade DIY Mini Wood Lathe Press Drill Dynamic Tailstock CNC Metal Mill Axis Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-DIY-Mini-Wood-Lathe-Press-Drill-Dynamic-T/
Homemade DIY Mini Wood Lathe Press Drill Dynamic Tailstock CNC Metal Mill Axis Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/FFAW/I1K3NFTK/FDAFFAWI1K3NFTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/FFAW/I1K3NFTK/FDAFFAWI1K3NFTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/FFAW/I1K3NFTK/FDAFFAWI1K3NFTK.SMALL.jpg kaka45345 Homemade DIY Mini Wood Lathe Press Drill Dynamic Tailstock CNC Metal Mill Axis Router DIY X Y Axis Slide table DIY Mini Lathe by Aluminium Aloy DIY Mini Lathe by Aluminium Aloy DIY Lathe Chuck and Dynamic Tailstock DIY Lathe Chuck and Dynamic Tailstock with Cordless Drill
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:28:28 PDT
EL wire T-shirt with music beat detection http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-wire-T-shirt-with-music-beat-detection/
EL wire T-shirt with music beat detection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/ZRNQ/I1KJJHBC/F0RZRNQI1KJJHBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/ZRNQ/I1KJJHBC/F0RZRNQI1KJJHBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/ZRNQ/I1KJJHBC/F0RZRNQI1KJJHBC.SMALL.jpg BobChidie In this tutorial I explain how to build an EL-wire decoration to put under a T-shirt and how to drive it with electronics to make it move in beat with ambiant music.This is the ultimate wearable decoration to wear in electronic music festivals or clubs.The idea is to hide felt panels under a t-shirt...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 06:26:52 PDT
Laser-Cut Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Phone-Stand/
Laser-Cut Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/D7R6/I1KJJU7P/FMHD7R6I1KJJU7P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/D7R6/I1KJJU7P/FMHD7R6I1KJJU7P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/D7R6/I1KJJU7P/FMHD7R6I1KJJU7P.SMALL.jpg JTotes99 This is a phone stand that is portable and easy to use. I made this using a laser in my school to cut the wood, so you'll need to make sure you have access to one before you start.Supplies Needed: 0.115 inch-think wood, wood glue, sand paper Design The Stand To make this stand you can either desi...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 06:20:43 PDT
Terminal Logger http://www.instructables.com/id/Terminal-Logger/
Terminal Logger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/S74F/I1K3W34O/F3PS74FI1K3W34O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/S74F/I1K3W34O/F3PS74FI1K3W34O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/S74F/I1K3W34O/F3PS74FI1K3W34O.SMALL.jpg Aditya N G This instructable describes the ease of making a python based Logger on Linux based systems. I am doing this on a Raspberry Pi, but it will work on all Linux distros. You will need Superuser Access. In simpler terms, you need to be an admin. This logger app will be able to save simple lines of text ...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 01:18:17 PDT
Energy Saving USB Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Energy-Saving-USB-Fan/
Energy Saving USB Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/WY3H/I1K3R7RI/F79WY3HI1K3R7RI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/WY3H/I1K3R7RI/F79WY3HI1K3R7RI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/WY3H/I1K3R7RI/F79WY3HI1K3R7RI.SMALL.jpg asjath12 The Advantages of this Invention.In order to reduce power consumption and set new pretense.We can use this fan when using Laptop or Desktop computer without using Ceiling fan or Stand fan.Th electricity consumption of this fan is only 5V.
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:50:32 PDT
Super Simple Inductor Joule Thief! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Inductor-Joule-Thief/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:47:48 PDT
AC Booster Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/AC-Booster-Fan/
AC Booster Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/MWMJ/I1JWATTQ/FLSMWMJI1JWATTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/MWMJ/I1JWATTQ/FLSMWMJI1JWATTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/MWMJ/I1JWATTQ/FLSMWMJI1JWATTQ.SMALL.jpg ArnaldoA Booster fan to increase air flow to rear seats. Parts needed 80mm PC fan, I used a spare one I had but the higher CFM the better. 12 Volt cell phone car charger.A few pigtails for connecting charger to fan.One plastic cable strap.Solder and Soldering Iron.Electrical tape or heat shrink tubing.Wi...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:10:34 PDT
Java Programming Part1 (Setting Up Eclipse) http://www.instructables.com/id/Java-Programming-Part1-Setting-Up-Eclipse/
Java Programming Part1 (Setting Up Eclipse) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/5OMC/I1KJL577/FHC5OMCI1KJL577.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/5OMC/I1KJL577/FHC5OMCI1KJL577.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/5OMC/I1KJL577/FHC5OMCI1KJL577.SMALL.jpg Coder0806 Before we start programming java we have to set up a java ide. It's called eclipse you can download it here. Creating a project Now that you have eclipse downloaded we have to create a java project.Name it java.Now click File\new\classand name that java.Now your ready to code.
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:38:17 PDT
How to use the html5 Canvas tag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-the-html5-Canvas-tag/
How to use the html5 Canvas tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/AO7M/I1JWAQDU/FXDAO7MI1JWAQDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/AO7M/I1JWAQDU/FXDAO7MI1JWAQDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/AO7M/I1JWAQDU/FXDAO7MI1JWAQDU.SMALL.jpg Coder0806 The html5 canvas is not different from the other html canvases.Such as : Text. It has the same build and shape and it looks like this : . When using the html5 canvas tag there are a few attributes you must use like : id="canvas" width="400" height="400". Now to import the html5 canvas into js so yo...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:38:17 PDT
vers/pop http://www.instructables.com/id/verspop/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHU/S7VI/I1JW8XJA/FHUS7VII1JW8XJA.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHU/S7VI/I1JW8XJA/FHUS7VII1JW8XJA.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHU/S7VI/I1JW8XJA/FHUS7VII1JW8XJA.SMALL.jpg irmn737 Glowing Steampunk Flash Drive Building a 3D printer Biotechnology avocado hummus Making Galvanic Skin Response Finger Electrodes
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:51:21 PDT
GU-81 VTTC http://www.instructables.com/id/GU-81-VTTC/
GU-81 VTTC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/0OCL/I1FQABWC/FAN0OCLI1FQABWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/0OCL/I1FQABWC/FAN0OCLI1FQABWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/0OCL/I1FQABWC/FAN0OCLI1FQABWC.SMALL.jpg willi1131 In this Instructable I am going to show you how to build a Vacuum Tube Tesla Coil (VTTC)! I try to focus more on math and give you the possibility to build your tube without just looking up values on the internet. You should be able to REALLY BUILD YOUR OWN! And of course you can use bigger tubes. M...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:13:31 PDT
Pi On A Stick! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-On-A-Stick/
Pi On A Stick! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/JOSH/I1J5XUJB/FP3JOSHI1J5XUJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/JOSH/I1J5XUJB/FP3JOSHI1J5XUJB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/JOSH/I1J5XUJB/FP3JOSHI1J5XUJB.SMALL.jpg robotman9 This is a quick project for the Raspberry Pi. It is a quick guide on how to mount a Raspberry pi on a piece of wood. Materials For The Project What you need Wood Drill Screws Nuts Raspberry Pi Breadboard Just a little bit of common sense!!! ;) Measur...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:12:02 PDT
Workaround for Outlook Mailbox Size Limit http://www.instructables.com/id/Workaround-for-Outlook-Mailbox-Size-Limit/
Workaround for Outlook Mailbox Size Limit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/FXZ8/I1FQAP79/FC3FXZ8I1FQAP79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/FXZ8/I1FQAP79/FC3FXZ8I1FQAP79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/FXZ8/I1FQAP79/FC3FXZ8I1FQAP79.SMALL.gif Scotty_Franz If your workplace uses Microsoft Outlook as the main method for communication, then your emails are located on a company Exchange server. There are limitations to this, and an especially annoying one for many is the size limit. There are only so many Mailboxes that can be stored on a given server, a...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:52:20 PDT
Smartphone Lanyard from Scrap Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Lanyard-from-Scrap-Parts/
Smartphone Lanyard from Scrap Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/ELTV/I1J5Z91X/FTBELTVI1J5Z91X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/ELTV/I1J5Z91X/FTBELTVI1J5Z91X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/ELTV/I1J5Z91X/FTBELTVI1J5Z91X.SMALL.jpg fr33fall I love using my new phone as a camera but when I am overlooking water or a long drop all I can think of is DON'T DROP IT! I wanted to add a lanyard to it like a real phone but not have to purchase yet another case. After some thinking I figured out a way to use some scrap parts and my existing case ...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:15:03 PDT
9v led keyboard light http://www.instructables.com/id/9v-led-keyboard-light/
9v led keyboard light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/1NGP/I1J5YPUC/FAX1NGPI1J5YPUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/1NGP/I1J5YPUC/FAX1NGPI1J5YPUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/1NGP/I1J5YPUC/FAX1NGPI1J5YPUC.SMALL.jpg nicholas.reyan This is a led keyboard light powered by a 9v battery Tools and materials Things you will need are: Led kit For rc vehiclesOld webcamducttapelaptop/computer to mount on9v battery to power leds Atttach frontal leds This step is simple attach the blue leds to the front with 2 pieces of tape At...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:31:27 PDT
Li - Ion battery level indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-Ion-battery-level-indicator/
Li - Ion battery level indicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/USRL/I1IQB3YZ/FD5USRLI1IQB3YZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/USRL/I1IQB3YZ/FD5USRLI1IQB3YZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/USRL/I1IQB3YZ/FD5USRLI1IQB3YZ.SMALL.jpg Osvaldas Are you looking for a simple circuit to measure your Lithium Ion single cell charging and discharging level? Here is one chip circuit, powered up from the same Lithium Ion battery you want to measure.This circuit is design to measure 3.7V rechargeable batteries level. 4.2V - 100%; 4V - 80%; 3.8V - ...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:28:44 PDT
Adding a Real Clock Calendar to your Raspberry PI http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Real-Clock-Calendar-to-your-Raspberry-PI/
Adding a Real Clock Calendar to your Raspberry PI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/49XI/I1J5YMUP/FPM49XII1J5YMUP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/49XI/I1J5YMUP/FPM49XII1J5YMUP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/49XI/I1J5YMUP/FPM49XII1J5YMUP.SMALL.jpg PacoP1 The Raspberry Pi doesn’t have a little coin-battery-powered ‘Real Time Clock’ (RTC) module, which keeps time even when the power is off, or the battery removed. To keep costs low and the size small, an RTC is not included with the Raspberry Pi. If your Raspberry Pi is connected to the Internet via ...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:22:51 PDT