Instructables: exploring - technology http://www.instructables.com Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:16:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Plotter with Stepper Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Plotter-with-Stepper-Motors/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:49:53 PDT
Bamboo Footrest On The Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Footrest-On-The-Cheap/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:07:46 PDT
Raspberry Pi Sous Vide WIP http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Sous-Vide/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:45:43 PDT
Headphone Jack Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-Jack-Fix/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:24:44 PDT
Erbbie - Desktop Smart Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Erbbie-Desktop-Smart-Garden/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:15:09 PDT
Play Catchy Ball with Makey Makey and Circuit Scribe http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Catchy-Ball-with-Makey-Makey-and-Circuit-Scri/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:29:09 PDT
GoPiGo LED Blink http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPiGo-LED-Blink/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:53:58 PDT
Arduino Star Ship Console (Prototype) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Star-Ship-Console-Prototype/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:57:45 PDT
How To Create A NFC Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-A-NFC-Detector/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:06:05 PDT
LEGO Mod - A LEGO PC/Casemod http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Mod-A-LEGO-PCCasemod/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:47:38 PDT
Cellphone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Cellphone-Charger/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:35:56 PDT
MANUAL / AUTONOMOUS CONTROL ROBOT (USING SENSOR FUSION TECHNIQUE) http://www.instructables.com/id/MANUAL-AUTONOMOUS-CONTROL-ROBOT-USING-SENSOR-FUSIO/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:07:41 PDT
How to: Control PC/Mac via Android Device Anywhere In the World http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-PCMac-via-Android-Device-Anywhere-I/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:27:33 PDT
Steam Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Machine/
Steam Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/5C9K/I7VQTBKG/FGN5C9KI7VQTBKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/5C9K/I7VQTBKG/FGN5C9KI7VQTBKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/5C9K/I7VQTBKG/FGN5C9KI7VQTBKG.SMALL.jpg raphaelplm Hello everyone.We are students from Colégio Marista de Brasília, and as part of a seminary, we'll teach you how to do a homemade steam machine, and also explain how it works.You can also check our tutorial video on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnlOWgOLLwI&feature=youtu.beMATERIALSFirstly...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:47:13 PDT
E-lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/E-lamp/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:38:56 PDT
Old Junk Repurposed http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Junk-Repurposed/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TNO2/I7VQT1U5/FRSTNO2I7VQT1U5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TNO2/I7VQT1U5/FRSTNO2I7VQT1U5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TNO2/I7VQT1U5/FRSTNO2I7VQT1U5.SMALL.jpg carlhoffman Converting Old Radio into a Bluetooth Speaker Disassembling a CD/DVD reader and reusing its parts Old laptop screen into Monitor Upcycling parts from a Laser Printers Fuser unit. NES bluetooth controller. Make a USB NES Controller
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:01:14 PDT
Security & Surveillance http://www.instructables.com/id/Security-Surveillance/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/IAXL/I7VQT1RR/FWGIAXLI7VQT1RR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/IAXL/I7VQT1RR/FWGIAXLI7VQT1RR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/IAXL/I7VQT1RR/FWGIAXLI7VQT1RR.SMALL.jpg carlhoffman Simple Basement Security System ARDUINO WIRELESS HOME SECURITY SYSTEM camera jacket Mini Audio Transmitter Simple surveillence bug
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:00:25 PDT
Home Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Hacks-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/NA5U/I7VQT1I5/FT7NA5UI7VQT1I5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/NA5U/I7VQT1I5/FT7NA5UI7VQT1I5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/NA5U/I7VQT1I5/FT7NA5UI7VQT1I5.SMALL.jpg carlhoffman Automatic Secret Library Door iPhone Garage Door Opener (Updated!) Electric Imp Garage Door Opener Simple Intercom From a Pair of Old Corded Phones Cheap and Easy Solar Heater
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:58:51 PDT
Tapster 2.0: Attach Servos to Top Section http://www.instructables.com/id/Tapster-20-Attach-Servos-to-Top-Section/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:36:18 PDT
Artificial Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Artificial-Trees/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:21:01 PDT
Low Budget Cat Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Budget-Cat-Feeder/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 08:56:12 PDT
Using Circuitscribe to Build a Test Circuit for Beambot Logic http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Circuitscribe-to-Build-a-Test-Circuit-for-Be/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 07:33:48 PDT
USB Powered fan http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Powered-fan/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 07:03:27 PDT
Final Project Step 4 Full Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Final-Project-Step-4-Full-Assembly/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:39:20 PDT
Gamepad for subway surfers http://www.instructables.com/id/Gamepad-for-subway-surfers/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 05:13:34 PDT
DIY camera streaming tutorial for the Easter Holiday: How to stream the image of your surveillance camera to remote places (C# source code) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-camera-streaming-tutorial-for-the-Easter-Holid/
DIY camera streaming tutorial for the Easter Holiday: How to stream the image of your surveillance camera to remote places (C# source code) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/POCU/I7VQTAQU/F68POCUI7VQTAQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/POCU/I7VQTAQU/F68POCUI7VQTAQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/POCU/I7VQTAQU/F68POCUI7VQTAQU.SMALL.jpg kayaanpatil This article is intended to open your eyes to the significance of surveillance systems – especially in the times of national holidays – and it presents how to view the image of your security cameras on remote computers and mobile devices by using your C# WPF application.The idea of writing this tuto...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 05:01:31 PDT
How to use graphical programming software to program Arduino and robots? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-graphical-programming-software-to-progr/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 04:29:22 PDT
Arduino Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robots/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 03:09:49 PDT
Interactive LED Beer Pong Table 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Beer-Pong-Table-20/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 01:46:30 PDT
DIY Portable solar usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-solar-usb-charger/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:35:44 PDT
Episode 8: Beginning basics - ISO http://www.instructables.com/id/Episode-8-Beginning-basics-ISO/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:42:53 PDT
Survive an EMP Apocolypse http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-an-EMP-Apocolypse/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:11:21 PDT
32x32 RGB LED Plasma w/ STM32F4. http://www.instructables.com/id/32x32-RGB-LED-Plasma-w-STM32F4/
32x32 RGB LED Plasma w/ STM32F4. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/XQK1/I7W1UYTI/FZRXQK1I7W1UYTI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/XQK1/I7W1UYTI/FZRXQK1I7W1UYTI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/XQK1/I7W1UYTI/FZRXQK1I7W1UYTI.SMALL.jpg PhilipM4 There are already a few tutorials out there showing how to control a 32x32 RGB LED display.This project has some slight variations with the following features: Based on a STM32F401RE eval board Software BSP generated by STM32CubeMX (v1.4.0 used here, newer version might need changes in the source...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:15:05 PDT
Build a Fan with LEGO and faya-nugget http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Fan-with-LEGO-and-faya-nugget/
Build a Fan with LEGO and faya-nugget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/7NZK/I7W1UPIU/FCU7NZKI7W1UPIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/7NZK/I7W1UPIU/FCU7NZKI7W1UPIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/7NZK/I7W1UPIU/FCU7NZKI7W1UPIU.SMALL.jpg wellywelly As a kid, I dreamed to build everything with LEGO, especially those could move and even form a robot. Sadly back in late 90's, the first generation Mindstorm was just way too expensive for me. When I first met Arduino, I soon realized this could be a great alternative for Mindstorm controller. It ev...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:25:00 PDT
Knit a Working Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-Drive-Magnet-Speakers/
Knit a Working Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PM1B/I7W1UPBH/F2OPM1BI7W1UPBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PM1B/I7W1UPBH/F2OPM1BI7W1UPBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PM1B/I7W1UPBH/F2OPM1BI7W1UPBH.SMALL.jpg jseay I designed this speaker as an easy, inexpensive way for artists to embed sound in their work. I also created it as part of a larger (somewhat quixotic) quest to knit working electronics. The speaker can be made with or without knitting. Instructions for both designs are included. The Basic DesignRow...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:24:01 PDT
IC 555 monostable circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/IC-555-monostable-circuit/
IC 555 monostable circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/0I2W/I7VQRDUV/F0M0I2WI7VQRDUV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/0I2W/I7VQRDUV/F0M0I2WI7VQRDUV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/0I2W/I7VQRDUV/F0M0I2WI7VQRDUV.SMALL.jpg Aadhithyan101 An introduction to IC 555 timer circuits. Parts IC 5551K -2100K -10.01uF100uFLED9v DC Diagram
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:48:37 PDT
Wanduh - or How to Connect a Ton of Tech Together http://www.instructables.com/id/Wanduh-or-How-to-Connect-a-Ton-of-Tech-Together/
Wanduh - or How to Connect a Ton of Tech Together - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/2FP1/I7W1UCRJ/FWF2FP1I7W1UCRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/2FP1/I7W1UCRJ/FWF2FP1I7W1UCRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/2FP1/I7W1UCRJ/FWF2FP1I7W1UCRJ.SMALL.jpg ShaneE2 This Instructable is currently under heavy construction.Welcome to the Wanduh Instructable! This project was made by six members of an Orlando Hackerspace called FamiLAB. We are a collection of makers and professionals in the tech industry that support a Do-It-Yourself attitude. Check us out: https:...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:13:10 PDT
Chat Program http://www.instructables.com/id/Chat-Program-contest-edition/
Chat Program - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/ASAO/I6NI6RLC/FAAASAOI6NI6RLC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/ASAO/I6NI6RLC/FAAASAOI6NI6RLC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/ASAO/I6NI6RLC/FAAASAOI6NI6RLC.SMALL.jpg Nate Oaks Press the windows button + "R" to open a window and type Notepad or press the windows button and type Notepad, or just make a new text document. The Code (1) Type this into the notepad and save it as messenger.bat@echo offcolor 0atitle Chat Messengerecho Hi, welcome to the chat program!echo.set /...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:08:59 PDT
Animatron 8.3: An Animatronic Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatron-83-An-Animatronic-Controller/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:52:27 PDT
Tonka Front Loader Conversion With Solar Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonka-Front-Loader-Conversion-With-Solar-Upgrade/
Tonka Front Loader Conversion With Solar Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/KBO8/I7VQOTXA/FQ0KBO8I7VQOTXA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/KBO8/I7VQOTXA/FQ0KBO8I7VQOTXA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/KBO8/I7VQOTXA/FQ0KBO8I7VQOTXA.SMALL.jpg sahirbray In this Instructable, I will attempt to show you how I converted a 1980's Tonka push toy into a working RC robot. Since the robot was assembled prior to the thought of creating an instructable, I hope this serves as a guideline when thinking of creating your own. Parts When converting a Tonka tr...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:59:28 PDT
Homemade Thermal Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Thermal-Machine/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:55:42 PDT
Recycled Energy - $7.50 Generator! - ThermoElectric Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Energy-ThermoElectric-Generator/
Recycled Energy - $7.50 Generator! - ThermoElectric Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/5ELM/I7W1U8OT/FWS5ELMI7W1U8OT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/5ELM/I7W1U8OT/FWS5ELMI7W1U8OT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/5ELM/I7W1U8OT/FWS5ELMI7W1U8OT.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media We have been working on creating a stable way to charge our electronics while camping for a while. Solar panels work alright, but I find that when you really need your cell phone and GPS it is dark, sinister, and stormy out. This Thermoelectric Generator can produce energy from common temperature di...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:43:03 PDT
MIDI controller http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI-controller/
MIDI controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/QJDV/I7VQOLQO/FMTQJDVI7VQOLQO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/QJDV/I7VQOLQO/FMTQJDVI7VQOLQO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/QJDV/I7VQOLQO/FMTQJDVI7VQOLQO.SMALL.jpg dan95 Specs64 digital inputs (128 with shift function).24 analog inputs.3 rotary encoder.64 digital outputs (LEDs).USB 12Mbps.Mac & Win. No driver. BOM Components: Everything of the BOM. Pushbuttons (max 64). 3x Rotary encoders. Linear pots and normal pots (max 24). LEDS. USB cable. Teensy 2 https://ww...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:39:25 PDT
Simple Paracord Desktop Harness http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Paracord-Desktop-Harness/
Simple Paracord Desktop Harness - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/RHE6/I7VQPCGS/FY0RHE6I7VQPCGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/RHE6/I7VQPCGS/FY0RHE6I7VQPCGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/RHE6/I7VQPCGS/FY0RHE6I7VQPCGS.SMALL.jpg younglink212 Greetings!Today, I'll teach you how to make a simple, durable, and cost-efficient desktop carry harness for a medium sized desktop, only using paracord!I came up with the idea when I had to carry my desktop to another location and had trouble because I needed 2 hands to carry it, even with my monito...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:15:20 PDT
Nokia 5110 screen projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Nokia-5110-screen-projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/UPCW/I7VQOJAB/F1QUPCWI7VQOJAB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/UPCW/I7VQOJAB/F1QUPCWI7VQOJAB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/UPCW/I7VQOJAB/F1QUPCWI7VQOJAB.SMALL.jpg ibenkos Here are some awesome projects you can make with a Nokia 5110 screen. Arduino based mini arcade cabinet Arduino Digital Magnetic Compass (HMC5883L - 2 display modes) DIY Game & Watch Arduino Mario Clock Build Your FM transmission Station with Arduino Temperatur Anzeige für mein...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:37:15 PDT
Stair-climbing robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Stair-climbing-robot/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:13:10 PDT
Emergency D Battery from 4 AA's http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-D-Battery-from-4-AAs/
Emergency D Battery from 4 AA's - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/NBTW/I7W1S2UH/F17NBTWI7W1S2UH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/NBTW/I7W1S2UH/F17NBTWI7W1S2UH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/NBTW/I7W1S2UH/F17NBTWI7W1S2UH.SMALL.jpg jimmypat If you ever needed to fit a square peg into a round hole on short notice, then this Instructable is for you!With my parents over for the weekend, and the hour of midnight rapidly approaching, we needed to blow up the ol' air mattress and get to bed. But, lo and behold, one of the D batteries inside ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:15:42 PDT
Altoids' Noise Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Noise-Maker/
Altoids' Noise Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/86D1/I7VQO9Y3/FDL86D1I7VQO9Y3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/86D1/I7VQO9Y3/FDL86D1I7VQO9Y3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/86D1/I7VQO9Y3/FDL86D1I7VQO9Y3.SMALL.jpg mikes_creating Supplies 1 Altoids' tin1 double AAA battery holder1 switch with mounting bracket1 noise maker of your choice1 small wire nutSilicone Electrical tape (optional) First sorry that I don't have step by step pictures but I'll try my best to explain everything clearly. Anyway first you are going t...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:07:10 PDT
Combining MakeyMakey, CircuitScribe and Scratch to Create Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Combining-Tools-to-Create-Art/
Combining MakeyMakey, CircuitScribe and Scratch to Create Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/PQNT/I7VQO7PN/FGIPQNTI7VQO7PN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/PQNT/I7VQO7PN/FGIPQNTI7VQO7PN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/PQNT/I7VQO7PN/FGIPQNTI7VQO7PN.SMALL.jpg scienceguy4 Many valuable Instructables have been written about MakeyMakey, CircuitScribe, and Scratch. Once you have mastered the basics of each, you can begin to combine them into even more useful projects! This project combines all three. My daughter and I created this project to demonstrate one possible c...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:41:53 PDT
Double-tap music scroll with a Makey Makey http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-tap-music-scroll-with-a-Makey-Makey/
Double-tap music scroll with a Makey Makey - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/ZGZH/I7W1X3P4/FTQZGZHI7W1X3P4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/ZGZH/I7W1X3P4/FTQZGZHI7W1X3P4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/ZGZH/I7W1X3P4/FTQZGZHI7W1X3P4.SMALL.jpg Nthabeleng I love listening to music when I study but I hate having tolook up to the screen to change or choose a song so I decided I’d get me a little scroll :)Materials:· Some tin foil· Makey Makey kit· An old CD cover· Glue Preps and connections Cut out a play, fast-forward...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:31:25 PDT