Instructables: exploring - technology http://www.instructables.com Sun, 25 Jan 2015 04:03:59 PST BLOX v1.01 How to backup Backup the files on your Mac or Windows PC. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-backup-Backup-the-files-on-your-Mac-or-Wind/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 01:59:26 PST
Adding additional clocks in Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-additional-clocks-in-Windows/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 22:00:02 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://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F36/KLS4/I5BRUBU4/F36KLS4I5BRUBU4.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F36/KLS4/I5BRUBU4/F36KLS4I5BRUBU4.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/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
RC Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Hovercraft-2/
RC Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F1I/J2SC/I5BS2YVQ/F1IJ2SCI5BS2YVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F1I/J2SC/I5BS2YVQ/F1IJ2SCI5BS2YVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F1I/J2SC/I5BS2YVQ/F1IJ2SCI5BS2YVQ.SMALL.jpg tvyas1 This is institute project which is developed by me and my team during diploma in mechanical engineeringwhere we have to made this project. This project is fully remote controlled and runs on all type of surfaces which are tested by us like sand , cement , gravel , grass , water etc. To get more deta...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 19:42:19 PST
LED Shadow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Shadow-Box/
LED Shadow Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/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
Easy, Fast, Hot. Wire Stripping http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Fast-Hot-Wire-Stripping/
Easy, Fast, Hot. Wire Stripping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FO4/CDIB/I5BR5J0C/FO4CDIBI5BR5J0C.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FO4/CDIB/I5BR5J0C/FO4CDIBI5BR5J0C.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FO4/CDIB/I5BR5J0C/FO4CDIBI5BR5J0C.SMALL.jpg tobywinks LighterDikesMechanics or work, or kitchen glovesOpen air.Electrical Safety The fumes from the insulation around wires can't be good for your lungs, work in open area, avoid breathing fumes.Unless you have fingers of steel, or like the look of a black smudge on you fingers, please were gloves, the...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:43:47 PST
boombox: reuse old car speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/boombox-reuse-old-car-speakers/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 16:38:10 PST
Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Mount-1/
Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FRR/XTMS/I5BIWG8L/FRRXTMSI5BIWG8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FRR/XTMS/I5BIWG8L/FRRXTMSI5BIWG8L.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FRR/XTMS/I5BIWG8L/FRRXTMSI5BIWG8L.SMALL.jpg Jorghe This tutorial shows how to improve any universal tripod thread mount camera to a GoPro mount.It is useful because Gopro has a lot of mounts that fits any need, such as suction pads, adhesive mounts, attachable for handlebar, seatposts and many others that can be seen on regular or professional kits....
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 14:45:38 PST
Replace the X-axis idler on your Prusa i3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-the-X-axis-idler-on-your-Prusa-i3/
Replace the X-axis idler on your Prusa i3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJ8/3JKU/I5BJ9JOR/FJ83JKUI5BJ9JOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJ8/3JKU/I5BJ9JOR/FJ83JKUI5BJ9JOR.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJ8/3JKU/I5BJ9JOR/FJ83JKUI5BJ9JOR.SMALL.jpg MindRealm I have enjoyed my FolgerTech Prusa i3 3D printer. It has presented very little trouble and taught me a great deal about 3D printing, parts design and troubleshooting... in a good way.This Instructable walks you through replacing the printed X-axis idler with a couple bearings to eliminate the wear y...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 14:38:11 PST
Tracking and Controlling your car remotely using Arduino and Android http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracking-and-Controlling-your-car-remotely-using-A/
Tracking and Controlling your car remotely using Arduino and Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FDO/04WG/I5BHN9ME/FDO04WGI5BHN9ME.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FDO/04WG/I5BHN9ME/FDO04WGI5BHN9ME.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FDO/04WG/I5BHN9ME/FDO04WGI5BHN9ME.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil Actually, many of us may suffer or afraid from being his car stolen. In this project, I will try to help you to protect your cars and even control them remotely. Basically, you have to leave a mobile phone in your car and when the car starts to move it uses its sensors to detect that and will send t...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:57:39 PST
Simple Wii Nunchuk + Arduino + laser ponter turret http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wii-Nunchuk-Arduino-laser-ponter-turret/
Simple Wii Nunchuk + Arduino + laser ponter turret - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMZ/HT1T/I5BIWAAM/FMZHT1TI5BIWAAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMZ/HT1T/I5BIWAAM/FMZHT1TI5BIWAAM.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMZ/HT1T/I5BIWAAM/FMZHT1TI5BIWAAM.SMALL.jpg glee16 I wanted to build this project for a few weeks but I could never find usable code, wiring diagrams and instructions in one place.. So after some minor tweaks to all of the above, here is the finished result. (yes it took me this long to actually post it on Instructables.. sorry. :)I set off on this ...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:55:42 PST
Non-blocking Ultrasonic Sensor for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-blocking-Ultrasonic-Sensor-for-Arduino/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:32:15 PST
LightControl http://www.instructables.com/id/LightControl/
LightControl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FVX/8M00/I5AMYTXP/FVX8M00I5AMYTXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FVX/8M00/I5AMYTXP/FVX8M00I5AMYTXP.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FVX/8M00/I5AMYTXP/FVX8M00I5AMYTXP.SMALL.jpg Andersv209 The project started with that i had 2 remotes to control 6 outlets in my apartment. But i wanted to get rid of the remotes and control the light with my iPhone and in my web-browser on my computer. I figured i could use an Arduino with Ethernet shield to do that. I already had an Arduino uno so i bo...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:45:23 PST
voltmeter with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/voltmeter-with-arduino/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:24:35 PST
DIY Jumper Cables http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Jumper-Cables/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:43:45 PST
emergency battery light http://www.instructables.com/id/emergency-battery-light/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:34:07 PST
Intel Edison: VU-meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-VU-meter/
Intel Edison: VU-meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMH/YTSM/I5B2U9B4/FMHYTSMI5B2U9B4.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMH/YTSM/I5B2U9B4/FMHYTSMI5B2U9B4.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMH/YTSM/I5B2U9B4/FMHYTSMI5B2U9B4.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to make a simple VU-Meter with Intel Edison or any Arduino board.Discover the music in visual form. Let's begin...Mobile users can find the video included from HERE! Components Basic components needed are LCD screen, Microphone and Arduino based board.Optional is the shield that i wil...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:14:29 PST
Scrappy ways of using Chibitronics parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrappy-ways-of-using-Chibitronics-parts/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:08:01 PST
Titrating Waste Vegetable Oil for Biodiesel Production http://www.instructables.com/id/Titrating-Waste-Vegetable-Oil-for-Biodiesel-Produc/
Titrating Waste Vegetable Oil for Biodiesel Production - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/Y89U/I5A7YHR7/FCOY89UI5A7YHR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/Y89U/I5A7YHR7/FCOY89UI5A7YHR7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/Y89U/I5A7YHR7/FCOY89UI5A7YHR7.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat Waste vegetable oil is commonly used for producing biodiesel and becomes degraded during the cooking process into it's constituent fatty acids. This can also happen with new oil if the raw seeds have not been stored properly. The acidity can not be measured with a pH meter or litmus paper as it is n...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 02:01:00 PST
LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cube-11/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 01:05:41 PST
Tablet Docking Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Docking-Station/
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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-/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 00:21:47 PST
Arduino logo on LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-logo-on-LCD/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:47:07 PST
Solar Powered Aspirator for Vantage Vue Weather Station Radiation Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Aspirator-for-Vantage-Vue-Weather-St/
Solar Powered Aspirator for Vantage Vue Weather Station Radiation Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/JPM9/I5A8Z4FH/FXTJPM9I5A8Z4FH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/JPM9/I5A8Z4FH/FXTJPM9I5A8Z4FH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/JPM9/I5A8Z4FH/FXTJPM9I5A8Z4FH.SMALL.jpg mrwerley Ugh, that title… Let me explain. I have a Davis Instruments 6250 Vantage Vue wireless weather station. It really is a lovely instrument: solar powered, wireless, with all the sensors integrated into a single sleek package. It is small, affordable, and accurate enough to be published on sites like w...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:57:48 PST
Kindle Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Kindle-Art/
Kindle Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/PYNS/I5A8Z2KQ/FX3PYNSI5A8Z2KQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/PYNS/I5A8Z2KQ/FX3PYNSI5A8Z2KQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/PYNS/I5A8Z2KQ/FX3PYNSI5A8Z2KQ.SMALL.jpg alinke Turn that old Kindle into a piece of art. 1. You'll need to first jailbreak your Kindle and then install the Kindle screen saver hack. These steps are both easy and well documented on the Web, just follow the links. Note that there are different jailbreak files corresponding to different Kindle mode...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:43:40 PST
LED Neon Rope Light Applications http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Neon-Rope-Light-Applications/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:28:32 PST
Egg Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Egg-Holder-1/
Egg Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/VKLZ/I5A7XCNF/FT7VKLZI5A7XCNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/VKLZ/I5A7XCNF/FT7VKLZI5A7XCNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/VKLZ/I5A7XCNF/FT7VKLZI5A7XCNF.SMALL.jpg sammyred Practice with the laser cutter. My second time using it, made new dimensions for thicker wood and added a simple organic design onto the original Tulip flatpack vase by Yana. http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:23885
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:30:26 PST
Magic ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-ball/
Magic ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/2BPJ/I5A7X61C/FT02BPJI5A7X61C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/2BPJ/I5A7X61C/FT02BPJI5A7X61C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/2BPJ/I5A7X61C/FT02BPJI5A7X61C.SMALL.jpg kraeheTishka Makey Makey es un micro controlador que te permite convertir casi cualquier cosa que cuente con la característica de ser conductible en un control. En este caso decidimos hacer un control algo diferente que involucra agua, luz y un poco de MAGIA Makey Makey is a micro controller that lets you conver...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:51:02 PST
Dmx from the Electric Imp http://www.instructables.com/id/Dmx-from-the-Electric-Imp/
Dmx from the Electric Imp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/PNGP/I5A7X2A4/F49PNGPI5A7X2A4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/PNGP/I5A7X2A4/F49PNGPI5A7X2A4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/PNGP/I5A7X2A4/F49PNGPI5A7X2A4.SMALL.jpg chrlilje The Electric Imp is a fantastic little wifi-enabled microcontroller. It is basically like having an Arduino, a WiFi-shield and a Cloud-service in one package. You don't get as much full processor control as on the Arduino, though, because the Cortex M3 are doing all kind of things behind the scenes ...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:07:29 PST
Making a transparent icon for Youtube channel branding http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-transparent-icon-for-Youtube-channel-bran/
Making a transparent icon for Youtube channel branding - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/LSZN/I5A5RXZI/FL9LSZNI5A5RXZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/LSZN/I5A5RXZI/FL9LSZNI5A5RXZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/LSZN/I5A5RXZI/FL9LSZNI5A5RXZI.SMALL.jpg nlinventor In this instructible I demonstrate how to make a "transparent" image to use as a "branding" icon for your Youtube channel. Actually the process makes the background of the chosen photo or image transparent not the object itself. Including the branding icon on your Youtube videos makes it a little ea...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:53:53 PST
How to make a Game of Thrones T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Game-of-Thrones-T-shirt/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:22:59 PST
Militarize Your G-shock Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Militarize-Your-G-shock-Watch/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:39:28 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/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:41:06 PST
Seeed Studios http://www.instructables.com/id/Seeed-Studios/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FO0/FAPO/I59VQS22/FO0FAPOI59VQS22.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FO0/FAPO/I59VQS22/FO0FAPOI59VQS22.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FO0/FAPO/I59VQS22/FO0FAPOI59VQS22.SMALL.jpg CollegeOfInnovation This group of Instructables was written by a group of students from the College Of Innovation as part of a challenge from AutoDesk and Instructables. January 2015. COI - Boredom Meter Your finished product is a “Boredom Meter” that counts the number of times you push the button. COI - Temperat...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:20:29 PST
The Musicdrawer http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Musicdrawer/
The Musicdrawer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/7VD0/I59VY49H/F9M7VD0I59VY49H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/7VD0/I59VY49H/F9M7VD0I59VY49H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/7VD0/I59VY49H/F9M7VD0I59VY49H.SMALL.jpg EmileH The Musicdrawer is a school project for interaction design and was created by Emile Henckaerts and Bram Van Langendonck.PARTS NEEDED:- 4mm MDF wooden plate- 1 Arduino with motorshield- 2 motors (preferably strong engines, we used motors from an electric bed)- 1 9V Battery- 1 Clothespin- Lots of bolt...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:53:01 PST
Raspberry pi Pandora's Jukebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-pi-Pandoras-Jukebox/
Raspberry pi Pandora's Jukebox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/3X6L/I59VJMXV/FSP3X6LI59VJMXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/3X6L/I59VJMXV/FSP3X6LI59VJMXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/3X6L/I59VJMXV/FSP3X6LI59VJMXV.SMALL.jpg jfrost11 I recently had a Crosley mini jukebox/CD player handed to me with the intention of "fixing" it. The person who gave it to me only ever used it for a radio since nobody listens to CD's anymore, so I decided it would be a much more enjoyable to make it a pandora box. Get your materials. Now you don...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:10:44 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
Paintball printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Paintball-printer/
Paintball printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/G4MF/I59HOCWM/FVNG4MFI59HOCWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/G4MF/I59HOCWM/FVNG4MFI59HOCWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/G4MF/I59HOCWM/FVNG4MFI59HOCWM.SMALL.jpg Lter Hi and welcome to my very first instructable.For my course , we had to create something revolving around the theme of digital streetart. The only requirements were that we had to work with an arduino.For this project I created a prototype of a paintball printer. For this I wrote a little program whi...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:45:20 PST
Adding Auto-Reset Pin to PL2303 based Serial-USB Modules http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Auto-Reset-Pin-to-PL2303-based-Serial-USB-M/
Adding Auto-Reset Pin to PL2303 based Serial-USB Modules - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/W3PN/I59HNCWO/FKZW3PNI59HNCWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/W3PN/I59HNCWO/FKZW3PNI59HNCWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/W3PN/I59HNCWO/FKZW3PNI59HNCWO.SMALL.jpg Aj Creations I got a couple of cheap PL2303 based Serial to USB modules off AliExpress thinking they would work for uploading code on to my Arduino Pro Mini. Unfortunately, I later figured the modules didn't have a reset pin and everyone who's tried manual reset, knows it's a pain.A quick look into the 2303 data...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:42:36 PST
Magic Mouse (A1296) 14500 Rechargeable 3.7v Li-ion Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Mouse-A1296-14500-Rechargeable-37v-Li-ion-Co/
Magic Mouse (A1296) 14500 Rechargeable 3.7v Li-ion Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/WW48/I59UIDI1/FT3WW48I59UIDI1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/WW48/I59UIDI1/FT3WW48I59UIDI1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/WW48/I59UIDI1/FT3WW48I59UIDI1.SMALL.jpg cfcubed Like these mice except for their consumption of AA (alkaline) batteries. No biggie for casually used machines but annoying for Macs used 40 hrs a week or more. Seems every 3 - 4 weeks, at inopportune times, I get low battery warning and have to grab new AAs & toss the old ones. Researched Magic Mo...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:42:29 PST
Technology http://www.instructables.com/id/Technology-7/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZR/6YX2/I59UE1OW/FZR6YX2I59UE1OW.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZR/6YX2/I59UE1OW/FZR6YX2I59UE1OW.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZR/6YX2/I59UE1OW/FZR6YX2I59UE1OW.SMALL.jpg BluecrownStudios This is a collection of technologically inclined gadgets, walkthroughs, and other fun things. EWaste 60$ 3DPrinter All You Need to Know About LEDs Laser Ball TimeRuler Make an interactive iPad controlled LED Wall Wooden Radio How To Make A Flashing LED Paracord Bracelet ...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:29:21 PST
Intel Edison Spectrophotometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Spectrophotometer/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:41:20 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
COI - Temperature Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/COI-Temperature-Monitor/
COI - Temperature Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/7YMK/I59R5RXB/F6D7YMKI59R5RXB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/7YMK/I59R5RXB/F6D7YMKI59R5RXB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/7YMK/I59R5RXB/F6D7YMKI59R5RXB.SMALL.jpg CollegeOfInnovation Mechanical Setup: You will need an Intel Edison for Arduino, a Grove Starter Kit Plus and a computer with the Edison-Arduino IDE installed.Begin by plugging the Edison board with Grove Starter Kit Plus Base Shield attached into the computer via two micro usb cables. Then attach the Grove RGB LCD scr...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:15:36 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
Annoying Last Xmas Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Annoying-Last-Xmas-Picture-Frame/
Annoying Last Xmas Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/IEUD/I59VG9KJ/F5NIEUDI59VG9KJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/IEUD/I59VG9KJ/F5NIEUDI59VG9KJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/IEUD/I59VG9KJ/F5NIEUDI59VG9KJ.SMALL.jpg awall99 I've build this to make people in my office happy :)The idea is to built something like this "days without accident" panels. Each time somebody will push the button, the counter resets and Last Xmas will play. The Ikea Frame RIBBA I took one of this IKEA 3D Frames and took it apartA 4mm Plexiglas...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 05:44:48 PST
Digilent MakerSpace- LabVIEW Hacker http://www.instructables.com/id/Digilent-MakerSpace-LabVIEW-Hacker/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FFC/9VMT/I59HGJK3/FFC9VMTI59HGJK3.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FFC/9VMT/I59HGJK3/FFC9VMTI59HGJK3.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FFC/9VMT/I59HGJK3/FFC9VMTI59HGJK3.SMALL.jpg LariSan Setting up LabVIEW to interface with chipKIT LabVIEW Tips, Tricks and Resources Filtering Accelerometer Noise In labVIEW Simple Accelerometer In labVIEW Analog Discovery™ USB Oscilloscope + LabVIEW
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 04:08:46 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
Guitar control http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-control/
Guitar control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/36XD/I58ICOBX/FFD36XDI58ICOBX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/36XD/I58ICOBX/FFD36XDI58ICOBX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/36XD/I58ICOBX/FFD36XDI58ICOBX.SMALL.jpg nurmi168 La función principal de éste control guitarra, era el de poder usarla en un simulador de guitarra en linea pero también la usamos como control para juegos.The main function of this guitar control, is to use it in a guitar simulator online but also used as a control for games. Remove the strings on...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:58:49 PST
COI - Party Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/COI-Party-Lighting/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:13:02 PST