Instructables: exploring - workshop - electric-vehicles - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:38:09 UTC BLOX v1.01 Power Boost Battery Operated Vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Boost-Battery-Operated-Vehicles/
Power Boost Battery Operated Vehicles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/K6HI/J44FPWM8/FR7K6HIJ44FPWM8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/K6HI/J44FPWM8/FR7K6HIJ44FPWM8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/K6HI/J44FPWM8/FR7K6HIJ44FPWM8.SMALL.jpg DiyWaterDog Learn how to power boost your battery operated jeep, car, motorcycle, 4 wheeler. or any other battery powered kids vehicle. This Instructable will show how to convert your 12 volt operated kid vehicle to 24 volts. With a fun experiment, we will also answer the question...Travel FASTER!Does doubling...
By: DiyWaterDog

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 05:49:39 UTC
How to Build an Electric Toy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-Electric-Toy-Car/
How to Build an Electric Toy Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/EPAX/J3YQ97YS/FPOEPAXJ3YQ97YS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/EPAX/J3YQ97YS/FPOEPAXJ3YQ97YS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/EPAX/J3YQ97YS/FPOEPAXJ3YQ97YS.SMALL.jpg CassidyRemillard22 Hello, my name is Cassidy and today I will be showing you how to make a small toy car that is powered by a DC electric motor. Although this car may look small and dinky, it moves pretty fast and is light weight. Before we get into the building process, you will need to learn a little bit about elect...
By: CassidyRemillard22

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 18:00:46 UTC
Homemade OneWheel for Half the Price http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-OneWheel-for-Half-the-Price/
Homemade OneWheel for Half the Price - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/96L2/J3AFCSC1/FDO96L2J3AFCSC1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/96L2/J3AFCSC1/FDO96L2J3AFCSC1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/96L2/J3AFCSC1/FDO96L2J3AFCSC1.SMALL.jpg rkliman I started this project in mid 2016 with one goal: Since the OneWheel is almost $1500 USD, i decided that I would create my own version of the OneWheel for much cheaper. My story starts when I saw an episode of Mythbuster's where Adam Savage rides on a OneWheel while pushing a shopping cart. At that ...
By: rkliman

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 1 Jun 2017 02:38:35 UTC
How to Restore a Scuffed Up Hoverboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-a-Scuffed-Up-Hoverboard/
How to Restore a Scuffed Up Hoverboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/E7VB/J2MAR0TS/FZ1E7VBJ2MAR0TS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/E7VB/J2MAR0TS/FZ1E7VBJ2MAR0TS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/E7VB/J2MAR0TS/FZ1E7VBJ2MAR0TS.SMALL.jpg jo351157 In this Instructable I will be showing you how to restore a Battery Powered ..scuffed up / scratched hoverboard. I chose this Instructable because I have a hoverboard of my own that has gone through lots of use. It has become very scratched up and I thought it would be convenient and helpful at th...
By: jo351157

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 14 May 2017 21:09:02 UTC
Solar Bike DIY 5V http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-5V-Solar-Bike/
Solar Bike DIY 5V - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/OZI5/J2GEZOKP/FN4OZI5J2GEZOKP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/OZI5/J2GEZOKP/FN4OZI5J2GEZOKP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/OZI5/J2GEZOKP/FN4OZI5J2GEZOKP.SMALL.jpg Electrogreen Hi, today we will make a lightweigh and completely sun powered solar bike, of course it will not be so much powerful as common bikes, often you have to pedal but you don't need to charge or move heavy batteries or motors. First thing you need is an usb 10W flexible solar charger from Aliexpress ...
By: Electrogreen

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 May 2017 15:03:46 UTC
How to Make an Electric Go Kart http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Electric-Go-Kart-1/
How to Make an Electric Go Kart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/8G69/J1QP7P5L/FKF8G69J1QP7P5L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/8G69/J1QP7P5L/FKF8G69J1QP7P5L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/8G69/J1QP7P5L/FKF8G69J1QP7P5L.SMALL.jpg austiwawa In this Instructable I will be showing you how I transformed an old gas powered go kart into an electric go kart. This project was very time consuming and I am very happy to finally share it with all of you! The hardest part of this project was definitely searching for all of the parts and overcomin...
By: austiwawa

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 19:10:51 UTC
Electric Go Kart in Retro Style (for Kids) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Go-Kart-in-Retro-Style-for-Kids/
Electric Go Kart in Retro Style (for Kids) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/2UEO/J1541J7P/FPW2UEOJ1541J7P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/2UEO/J1541J7P/FPW2UEOJ1541J7P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/2UEO/J1541J7P/FPW2UEOJ1541J7P.SMALL.jpg woodenProjects What ?Electric go kart for kids which looks like retro cars from 20th. Made mainly from wood (no need for metalworks talents) and with ordinary tools like saw, drill etc.I encourage to watch the video attached to this instructable to see how electric car look and how it drives.Why ? Oh, there are pl...
By: woodenProjects

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 6 Apr 2017 17:11:51 UTC
50km/h Electric Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/50kmh-Electric-Skateboard/
50km/h Electric Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/TQSW/IYYT7PRD/FCKTQSWIYYT7PRD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/TQSW/IYYT7PRD/FCKTQSWIYYT7PRD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/TQSW/IYYT7PRD/FCKTQSWIYYT7PRD.SMALL.jpg Marc Gyver Hello to all, I present you my 4th very powerful electric skateboard, 1000w of power,I can push a person in bike with, 50 kph of top speed, 30km of autonomy, a truck before very handy. Electrically, it is of the plug and play It is of the equipment of model making. This skateboard is very funny and ...
By: Marc Gyver

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 03:49:45 UTC
BTS - GIA Submarine http://www.instructables.com/id/BTS-GIA-Submarine/
BTS - GIA Submarine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/LD94/IYKFZ4QW/FM6LD94IYKFZ4QW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/LD94/IYKFZ4QW/FM6LD94IYKFZ4QW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/LD94/IYKFZ4QW/FM6LD94IYKFZ4QW.SMALL.jpg shraavan.divakarl.1 Just in case you were wondering on how to make a fully functional submarine out of PVC, this is the one place you have to be.Before you begin, here are some essential materials and tools you need to finish your sub:Materials: 10 foot piece of ½ PVC pipetwo disc magnets (one inch in diameter)2 half i...
By: shraavan.divakarl.1

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 15:29:07 UTC
Multi-Input Electric Vehicle Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Input-Electric-Vehicle-Charging-Station/
Multi-Input Electric Vehicle Charging Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/X6FZ/IYB28XYC/FE9X6FZIYB28XYC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/X6FZ/IYB28XYC/FE9X6FZIYB28XYC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/X6FZ/IYB28XYC/FE9X6FZIYB28XYC.SMALL.jpg adaviel This instructable uses the P50D-WV kit from the OpenEV Store to create an EVSE capable of charging a car such as the Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt, BMW i8 from a variety of different supplies. As such, it may be useful while traveling, or if renting storage space with anticipation of moving.The links and ...
By: adaviel

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:47:48 UTC
Angle Grinder Hack 5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Angle-Grinder-Hack-5/
Angle Grinder Hack 5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/PJLH/IY0FXV0F/FLPPJLHIY0FXV0F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/PJLH/IY0FXV0F/FLPPJLHIY0FXV0F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/PJLH/IY0FXV0F/FLPPJLHIY0FXV0F.SMALL.jpg Make it Extreme Not only it was an enjoyable experience but also a very amusing one creating this angle grinder 5. In the particular episode, our aim was to make a vehicle that would be able to move through an angle grinder. Having this in mind, we started making a velocipede (a three-wheeled bicycle) that is drive...
By: Make it Extreme

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:21:31 UTC
Lego quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Quadcopter/
Lego quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/KID8/IVO3XHMZ/FV1KID8IVO3XHMZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/KID8/IVO3XHMZ/FV1KID8IVO3XHMZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/KID8/IVO3XHMZ/FV1KID8IVO3XHMZ.SMALL.jpg Sung-uK This is my first instructable. I made a Lego drone with a 3D printed frame and some lego bricks. It can race with Lego wheels as well as fly with lego cannon and space shuttle. Mini quad parts and lego bricks parts:1. Fc board ( JDkit )2. battery 3. Holder for battery and fcb4. props ( 2 cw, 2 c...
By: Sung-uK

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 18:14:32 UTC
Diy Dremel Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Dremel-Table-Saw/
Diy Dremel Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/1T6A/IVO367U2/FXM1T6AIVO367U2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/1T6A/IVO367U2/FXM1T6AIVO367U2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/1T6A/IVO367U2/FXM1T6AIVO367U2.SMALL.jpg barancanaydin Hi there;I bought a Dremel 3000 a few months ago. But I never used the gravure tip. When I thought of what to do with it, suddenly I came to the idea of making a table saw. So I can cut my PCBs more easily.Turkish-----------------------------------------------Herkese merhabalar;Birkaç ay önce Dremel...
By: barancanaydin

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 21:27:15 UTC
Electric Drift Skatekart http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Drift-Skatekart/
Electric Drift Skatekart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/XYR6/IV0ANXX6/F90XYR6IV0ANXX6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/XYR6/IV0ANXX6/F90XYR6IV0ANXX6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/XYR6/IV0ANXX6/F90XYR6IV0ANXX6.SMALL.jpg Make it Extreme On the 50th video of the ‘make it extreme’ team, the construction that is presented is a vehicle. This vehicle looks like something between a mini go kart and a skateboard. Therefore, the name that we gave to this construction is a ‘skatekart’. Our main aim making the particular creation was to make...
By: Make it Extreme

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 4 Nov 2016 18:31:51 UTC
Electric mountain-board (UK) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Mountain-board-UK/
Electric mountain-board (UK) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/ESV6/IXAPTMR5/F3TESV6IXAPTMR5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/ESV6/IXAPTMR5/F3TESV6IXAPTMR5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/ESV6/IXAPTMR5/F3TESV6IXAPTMR5.SMALL.jpg AdamP163 Hello. This is the first project I have created a step by step for, please be kind. As of right now i have most parts bought / made and the wheel assembly complete, when i complete an element i will update this post.I am doing this project as part of the Duke of Edinburgh's Diamond challenge; it is ...
By: AdamP163

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 20:23:27 UTC
48V Electric Flat Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/48V-Electric-Flat-Tracker/
48V Electric Flat Tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/QMMH/FPIOLEVC/F3RQMMHFPIOLEVC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/QMMH/FPIOLEVC/F3RQMMHFPIOLEVC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/QMMH/FPIOLEVC/F3RQMMHFPIOLEVC.SMALL.jpg Radioactive_Legos About a year ago, my dad and I had the idea to convert a beach cruiser bike into an electric motorcycle. We purchased the bike and all the parts necessary and got to work. We modified the frame and rebuilt the bike from the ground up. When we finished, we were extremely satisfied with the results...
By: Radioactive_Legos

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 Jan 2009 01:12:39 UTC
Fast Electric Skateboard LiPo Charging System (BMS + CC/VC PSU) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Electric-Skateboard-LiPo-Charging-System-BMS-/
Fast Electric Skateboard LiPo Charging System (BMS + CC/VC PSU) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/J9ZW/IRXT8HAL/FI3J9ZWIRXT8HAL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/J9ZW/IRXT8HAL/FI3J9ZWIRXT8HAL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/J9ZW/IRXT8HAL/FI3J9ZWIRXT8HAL.SMALL.jpg comsa42 The charging of lithium-ion battery backs, typically found in DIY electric skateboards and bikes, is typically done with a balance charger, like an IMAX B6. These chargers can be set-up for a variety of battery packs, but they typically require an external power supply, and are bulky and cannot char...
By: comsa42

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 22:30:21 UTC
Electrical musical sunny sailboat http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrical-Musical-Sunny-Sailboat/
Electrical musical sunny sailboat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/YUEW/IQYT4II8/F6DYUEWIQYT4II8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/YUEW/IQYT4II8/F6DYUEWIQYT4II8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/YUEW/IQYT4II8/F6DYUEWIQYT4II8.SMALL.jpg utatuka Hello,I will tel you about the construction of our electric boat.First of all, my father bought a plan from the web.He is a very curious person to boats.He was living in Prinkipo Istanbul.He knows a lot of fisherman and boat constructers.He talked with them and decided to build a boat.She is a 4.70 ...
By: utatuka

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:04:05 UTC
PlasTurko PET bottle boat http://www.instructables.com/id/PlasTurko-PET-Bottle-Boat/
PlasTurko PET bottle boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/VL0R/IQTTCWJ5/FBXVL0RIQTTCWJ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/VL0R/IQTTCWJ5/FBXVL0RIQTTCWJ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/VL0R/IQTTCWJ5/FBXVL0RIQTTCWJ5.SMALL.jpg utatuka Bir çok insanın hayali ufak bir tekne sahibi olup balığa çıkmaktır.Ekonomik koşullardan ötürü genellikle bu hayaller gerçekleşmez.Parasız da oluyor!Many people’s dream is to own a small boat to go fishing.Due to the economic conditions do not occur often those dreams.It is possible without money!Ned...
By: utatuka

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:20:42 UTC
DIY Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hovercraft-4/
DIY Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/5KXC/IQ2MIGXU/F3N5KXCIQ2MIGXU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/5KXC/IQ2MIGXU/F3N5KXCIQ2MIGXU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/5KXC/IQ2MIGXU/F3N5KXCIQ2MIGXU.SMALL.jpg DavidG540 So you're wanting to make a hovercraft, huh? Well look no further! If you are wanting to make a simple hovercraft, then you should have these simple materials:Round Plywood Platform, preferably around 4ft (We used a 3ft one) in diameter and 3/4 in thick.Thick plastic sheet, such as a shower curtain...
By: DavidG540

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 1 Jul 2016 14:23:38 UTC
How to build a hoverboard you can ride http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Hoverboard-You-Can-Ride/
How to build a hoverboard you can ride - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/H87D/IPET1ZRH/FBTH87DIPET1ZRH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/H87D/IPET1ZRH/FBTH87DIPET1ZRH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/H87D/IPET1ZRH/FBTH87DIPET1ZRH.SMALL.jpg Joshbuilds Remember those hover boards that everyone rides around. now you can build your very own electric hover board at home that you can ride. To see how you can go through my instructables tutorial and watch the video to complement the tutorial. You can find all my other projects on my website joshbuilds....
By: Joshbuilds

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 01:37:48 UTC
T-Tech Electric Cargo Tricycle http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Tech-Electric-Cargo-Tricycle/
T-Tech Electric Cargo Tricycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/1FX2/IOO5LGS5/FIP1FX2IOO5LGS5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/1FX2/IOO5LGS5/FIP1FX2IOO5LGS5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/1FX2/IOO5LGS5/FIP1FX2IOO5LGS5.SMALL.jpg Tustin High T-Tech We decided to build an electric cargo tricycle to create an efficient and reliable way of transportation between local areas without the use of a car. Also, we wanted a way to carry groceries, other goods, and possibly small children on a bicycle with ease. CAD We modeled the entire frame and b...
By: Tustin High T-Tech

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 29 May 2016 03:41:50 UTC
DIY Car Powered by Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Car-Powered-by-Smartphone/
DIY Car Powered by Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/66E2/IO6DQ4N6/FQ866E2IO6DQ4N6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/66E2/IO6DQ4N6/FQ866E2IO6DQ4N6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/66E2/IO6DQ4N6/FQ866E2IO6DQ4N6.SMALL.jpg MrExpert I made this Car using recycling materials like Bottle caps , Ice Cream sticks etc. Interesting thing about this Car is its powered by Smartphone. No need for a battery. Just plugin your Smartphone with OTG support and you are good to go :) Materials and Tools Required I used these Items to make t...
By: MrExpert

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 14 May 2016 14:17:50 UTC
RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Car-4/
RC Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/FR9R/INHORU02/F32FR9RINHORU02.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/FR9R/INHORU02/F32FR9RINHORU02.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/FR9R/INHORU02/F32FR9RINHORU02.SMALL.jpg pabloF25 I put this RC car together with stuff i found around my school's wood shop. I improvised a lot of the stuff on the car because of the lack of RC car parts. Materials The parts I used to make this: 3 feet metal rod 2 channel Remote 1 servo (I used 2 but that was because I didn't have a speed co...
By: pabloF25

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 27 Apr 2016 00:16:09 UTC
Dh4 Dumas RC plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Dh4-Dumas-RC-Plane/
Dh4 Dumas RC plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/NRQD/IN4W0OSA/FORNRQDIN4W0OSA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/NRQD/IN4W0OSA/FORNRQDIN4W0OSA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/NRQD/IN4W0OSA/FORNRQDIN4W0OSA.SMALL.jpg DavidB685 This instructable is to show you how i have built the Dumas Dh4 balsa RC plane and the challenges that i faced and how i figured out a solution for them. I have uploaded a lot of photos showing the build process, although i am not going to explain every little thing that i did to accomplish what you...
By: DavidB685

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 04:56:45 UTC
Turning a dead scooter into a speed machine! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Dead-Scooter-Into-a-Speed-Machine/
Turning a dead scooter into a speed machine! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/L66G/IMHYQNK4/F5CL66GIMHYQNK4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/L66G/IMHYQNK4/F5CL66GIMHYQNK4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/L66G/IMHYQNK4/F5CL66GIMHYQNK4.SMALL.jpg MakinThings The goal of this ible is to show you how to fix the most common problem with small electric scooters. The most common issue is related to the battery, followed by the charger, meaning these are often available for anywhere from 50$ to free.What is more, in fixing this, we can easily make it 50% more...
By: MakinThings

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 2 Apr 2016 03:24:13 UTC
Car Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Dock/
Car Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/1SOK/IJAA8YDN/F8N1SOKIJAA8YDN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/1SOK/IJAA8YDN/F8N1SOKIJAA8YDN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/1SOK/IJAA8YDN/F8N1SOKIJAA8YDN.SMALL.jpg OnlyForever88 I hate wires and like to make life easier, and I love car mods on the cheap so hear we go. Use My Power Converter Needs to be powered without blowing, so use the step down from my first tutorial. Wireless Charging I used a cheap version from eBay that came with charging pad for iPhone 6 and al...
By: OnlyForever88

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 12 Jan 2016 01:08:46 UTC
DIY Drone Hardcase http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drone-Hardcase/
DIY Drone Hardcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/VIWN/IHUWH8XC/FY9VIWNIHUWH8XC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/VIWN/IHUWH8XC/FY9VIWNIHUWH8XC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/VIWN/IHUWH8XC/FY9VIWNIHUWH8XC.SMALL.jpg cronosamv So since i started flying my UAV around i always fly in the same place because i don't have a safe way to move the drone. A proper Drone hardcase is expensive and hard to come by in my area so i decided to make one. So whoever feels the same this is how i made mine.Material for the project:- Hard pl...
By: cronosamv

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 6 Dec 2015 21:44:00 UTC
Anderson Power Pole Battery Charger Extension Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Anderson-Power-Pole-Battery-Charger-Extension-Cabl/
Anderson Power Pole Battery Charger Extension Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/OKKM/IDU2NQ5X/F5FOKKMIDU2NQ5X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/OKKM/IDU2NQ5X/F5FOKKMIDU2NQ5X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/OKKM/IDU2NQ5X/F5FOKKMIDU2NQ5X.SMALL.jpg CovMakerDad Anderson power pole connectors are used on a lot of devices that you buy, rent or make yourself. They can be expensive as I found out when I wanted to buy one. So whats the next best alternative to buying a pre-made cable, that's right, we are makers.So making your own professional cable is a lot mo...
By: CovMakerDad

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:09:38 UTC
how to make a wind powered car http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-wind-powered-car/
how to make a wind powered car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/V34P/IDUQZWWO/FA0V34PIDUQZWWO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/V34P/IDUQZWWO/FA0V34PIDUQZWWO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/V34P/IDUQZWWO/FA0V34PIDUQZWWO.SMALL.jpg Joshbuilds A wind powered car is an interesting and fun project that captures the power of wind and uses it to propel a vehicle. Wind powered cars are a very clever idea and are different from sail cars because they can travel in any direction with respect to the wind. This project uses household materials and...
By: Joshbuilds

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 05:03:46 UTC
Electric Skateboard v2.0: Smartphone Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Skateboard-v20/
Electric Skateboard v2.0: Smartphone Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/GGCZ/IDLO59GT/F93GGCZIDLO59GT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/GGCZ/IDLO59GT/F93GGCZIDLO59GT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/GGCZ/IDLO59GT/F93GGCZIDLO59GT.SMALL.jpg comsa42 Here's a DIY electric skateboard that is very easy and fun to ride! This project was based off our previous Instructable, the electric longboard. However, the electric longboard lacked some key features, like a built-in charging system, a proper on/off switch, and a Bluetooth smartphone controller. ...
By: comsa42

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 23 Aug 2015 01:25:45 UTC
How to build a 72 Volt Electric Vehicle – Car / Jeep http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-72-Volt-Electric-Vehicle-Car-Jeep-b/
How to build a 72 Volt Electric Vehicle – Car / Jeep - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/RYRG/ICX7OFR8/FLKRYRGICX7OFR8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/RYRG/ICX7OFR8/FLKRYRGICX7OFR8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/RYRG/ICX7OFR8/FLKRYRGICX7OFR8.SMALL.jpg msjsdmesjs Introduction1. The first video shows the common components in an EV.2. The second video is the Jeep as it is now with the Direct Drive.3. The third video is the original Jeep with the Chain drive, notice how loud it is.I decided to build an electric car. What car should I use, what motor and what ki...
By: msjsdmesjs

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:47:23 UTC
PVC Transport Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Transport-Cart/
PVC Transport Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/94KU/IBNHKAS6/FOA94KUIBNHKAS6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/94KU/IBNHKAS6/FOA94KUIBNHKAS6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/94KU/IBNHKAS6/FOA94KUIBNHKAS6.SMALL.jpg mghildebrand The high school that I teach at is currently going through a complete rebuild. The existing campus is being torn down and a new one is being erected in the exact same space. Temporary portables have been used to displace teachers making the campus a vast sprawling mash of old and new. Fences sepa...
By: mghildebrand

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 3 Jul 2015 22:01:49 UTC
Engineer Your Own Electric Motorcycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Engineer-Your-Own-Electric-Motorcycle/
Engineer Your Own Electric Motorcycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XYII/IALXCYWA/F4RXYIIIALXCYWA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XYII/IALXCYWA/F4RXYIIIALXCYWA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XYII/IALXCYWA/F4RXYIIIALXCYWA.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike Converting a motorcycle to an electric vehicle is not as difficult as you might think. An EV conversion can be done with 100% off the shelf parts with the aid of various build instructions available for free on the internet. Lots of people have built these things before.But that's not to suggest tha...
By: MechEngineerMike

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 7 Jun 2015 17:31:26 UTC
Electric Vehicle Charger holder using Instamorph http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Vehicle-Charger-holder-using-Instamorph/
Electric Vehicle Charger holder using Instamorph - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/NEHR/IACE64TY/F64NEHRIACE64TY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/NEHR/IACE64TY/F64NEHRIACE64TY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/NEHR/IACE64TY/F64NEHRIACE64TY.SMALL.jpg decaturmakers Drive around any large city and you'll see an increasing number of electric vehicles. This is due in part to tax incentives, but also to improved battery technology, a higher density of charging stations, and aggressively priced lease agreements.When charging our electric vehicle in our driveway, w...
By: decaturmakers

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 31 May 2015 21:45:43 UTC
Bottle cap microquadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Botle-cap-microquadcopter/
Bottle cap microquadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/AYJG/I8SLS9KN/FWVAYJGI8SLS9KN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/AYJG/I8SLS9KN/FWVAYJGI8SLS9KN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/AYJG/I8SLS9KN/FWVAYJGI8SLS9KN.SMALL.jpg jnora Because I couldn't wait for the new body shell for the hubsan x4 to come, I had to have an alternative to fly! So, after some hours thinking and trying several scrap objects, I finally found out that I could tight together 4 black paper clips and a part of a 5 liter water bottle. The clips clamp the...
By: jnora

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:45:43 UTC
350 QX Battery Door Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/350-QX-Battery-Door-Modification/
350 QX Battery Door Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/KYSB/I3VHM8TV/FCTKYSBI3VHM8TV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/KYSB/I3VHM8TV/FCTKYSBI3VHM8TV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/KYSB/I3VHM8TV/FCTKYSBI3VHM8TV.SMALL.jpg Withered Perception First let me thank all of you for the opportunity to be featured here on Instrctables!I recently purchased a 350 QX3 AP Combo. Last night I heard a strange noise while flying and noticed an object falling from the sky. Low and behold it was the battery door to my QX. I did some research and found th...
By: Withered Perception

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 Dec 2014 07:21:44 UTC
Real Hoverboard Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Hoverboard-Hovercraft/
Real Hoverboard Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/NROG/I3R76K24/F5TNROGI3R76K24.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/NROG/I3R76K24/F5TNROGI3R76K24.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/NROG/I3R76K24/F5TNROGI3R76K24.SMALL.jpg Silentfauxfox Tired of remote control model hovercrafts how-to's? Want one that you and your friends can actually glide across the ground in style without spending a fortune on a kit? Well here you go!This is our home made, fully functioning, rideable hoverboard! We do not have a propulsion or advanced steering s...
By: Silentfauxfox

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 06:09:15 UTC
Electric Motorbike http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Motorbike/
Electric Motorbike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/QFB2/I1CC0BLV/FX8QFB2I1CC0BLV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/QFB2/I1CC0BLV/FX8QFB2I1CC0BLV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/QFB2/I1CC0BLV/FX8QFB2I1CC0BLV.SMALL.jpg swm5376 This project began with a free Razor Pocket Mod Scooter found on the side of the road. Although it didn't run, the frame was in good shape. I decided to use whatever parts I could salvage and combine them with a mountain bike and custom body to build a more powerful (and adult size) electric motor...
By: swm5376

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:22:09 UTC
Designing and Building Beautiful RC Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-and-Building-Beautiful-RC-Airplane/
Designing and Building Beautiful RC Airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/F9TX/HZJOLPCD/F9VF9TXHZJOLPCD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/F9TX/HZJOLPCD/F9VF9TXHZJOLPCD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/F9TX/HZJOLPCD/F9VF9TXHZJOLPCD.SMALL.jpg Jason9198 Hello everyone this is my first Instructable but I am excited and eager to share with all of the great people on here how to design and build a remote control airplane. Aviation has been a passion of mine all my life, and has led me to pursue my aerospace engineering degree. As a engineering stude...
By: Jason9198

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:20:30 UTC
Gas Beating Electric Race Kart http://www.instructables.com/id/Gas-Beating-Electric-Race-Kart/
Gas Beating Electric Race Kart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/LMSH/HXHRE812/FTNLMSHHXHRE812.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/LMSH/HXHRE812/FTNLMSHHXHRE812.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/LMSH/HXHRE812/FTNLMSHHXHRE812.SMALL.jpg Ganhaar Invented in the 50's and race tuned over the last 60+ years, the kart is the training ground of F1 drivers and the simplest and purest driving experience on 4 wheels. What could make it better?Arguably the weakest link is the noisy engine that needs regular and expensive rebuilds to keep it competi...
By: Ganhaar

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:19:06 UTC
Electric Microkart with Independent Suspension http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Microkart-with-Independent-Suspension/
Electric Microkart with Independent Suspension - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/KPPO/HXB3SQBG/FJLKPPOHXB3SQBG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/KPPO/HXB3SQBG/FJLKPPOHXB3SQBG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/KPPO/HXB3SQBG/FJLKPPOHXB3SQBG.SMALL.jpg Ganhaar This Instructable provides an overview of the design and construction of a small electric go-kart or microkart with brushless motors, lithium batteries, independent suspension and a composite deck chassis, built from new components for under $1500. By keeping the design as light as possible, this m...
By: Ganhaar

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 7 Jul 2014 13:28:29 UTC
D4E1 Drinkhulp/ drinking aid http://www.instructables.com/id/D4E1-Drinkhulp-drinking-aid/
D4E1 Drinkhulp/ drinking aid - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/Q3C1/HVFKX0S0/FIRQ3C1HVFKX0S0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/Q3C1/HVFKX0S0/FIRQ3C1HVFKX0S0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/Q3C1/HVFKX0S0/FIRQ3C1HVFKX0S0.SMALL.jpg fvan poucke Hi,This project is one we (Bert Peters, Bruno De Naeyer & Francis Van Poucke) did for school the general idea was to help develop a tool or aid to help a person with a physical limitation. The persons in this assignment all had a trained dog to help them around the house.Our person was unable to use...
By: fvan poucke

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 20 May 2014 16:05:46 UTC
Riding Leaf Blower http://www.instructables.com/id/Riding-Leaf-Blower/
Riding Leaf Blower - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/7F8N/HV3Q34QQ/F5J7F8NHV3Q34QQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/7F8N/HV3Q34QQ/F5J7F8NHV3Q34QQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/7F8N/HV3Q34QQ/F5J7F8NHV3Q34QQ.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I got tired of walking around with a gas powered blower trying to get all the leaves into a pile. I found enough parts to make an electric blower for my electric golf cart. this save my back and eliminates the need for all that gas/oil mix in the shed. I've seen plenty of big gas powered blowers eve...
By: rjkorn

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 12 May 2014 19:35:01 UTC
Electric Go Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Go-Cart/
Electric Go Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/WTEX/HV3Q56M7/FNYWTEXHV3Q56M7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/WTEX/HV3Q56M7/FNYWTEXHV3Q56M7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/WTEX/HV3Q56M7/FNYWTEXHV3Q56M7.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I always liked mini bikes and go karts. I got my first Briggs and Stratton 3hp minibike when I was 6. by the time I was 8 i had shaved the head to make more power. I decided to make an electric powered one. That way there is less noise and more fun. I thought maybe the lack of engine noise would de...
By: rjkorn

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 13 May 2014 00:29:00 UTC
Magnetic propeller balancer http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-propeller-balancer/
Magnetic propeller balancer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/QCKO/HSRZF992/FMUQCKOHSRZF992.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/QCKO/HSRZF992/FMUQCKOHSRZF992.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/QCKO/HSRZF992/FMUQCKOHSRZF992.SMALL.jpg Danijel0frk So you have spent a lot of money on your diy quadcopter(or any multirotor) and refuse to give any more, but you still need a propeller balancer. Balanced propeller is very if not the most important thing for multirotors. Guess what, you can make your own, from old computer components. If you h...
By: Danijel0frk

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 15 Mar 2014 14:33:53 UTC
Rideable Segway Clone - Low Cost and Easy Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Rideable-Segway-Clone-Low-Cost-and-Easy-Build/
Rideable Segway Clone - Low Cost and Easy Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/BX13/HSICZI3H/FZVBX13HSICZI3H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/BX13/HSICZI3H/FZVBX13HSICZI3H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/BX13/HSICZI3H/FZVBX13HSICZI3H.SMALL.jpg ihart This Instructable will show you how to build a ride-able Segway clone. Here are its features: Easy to build with no welding, no complicated steering linkage and minimal soldering. Uses a readily available $3 digital MPU6050 accelerometer/gyro IMU board. Total parts cost is under...
By: ihart

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:35:30 UTC
Battery Powered Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Powered-Hovercraft/
Battery Powered Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/NTGC/HQKYBW2H/FOANTGCHQKYBW2H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/NTGC/HQKYBW2H/FOANTGCHQKYBW2H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/NTGC/HQKYBW2H/FOANTGCHQKYBW2H.SMALL.jpg EdventureChildrensMuseum You need a hover craft. You don't need to be tethered by a cord. You definitely don't want gas powered. Let's build a lithium battery powered hovercraft https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pAG4DUDPHE8&feature=youtu.be https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4D6AGOQOdNk&feature=youtu.be   ...
By: EdventureChildrensMuseum

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 19 Jan 2014 17:44:27 UTC
Electric Vehicle - A simple lightweight EV platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Vehicle-A-simple-lightweight-EV-platform-/
Electric Vehicle - A simple lightweight EV platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/NWT3/HO2320UA/FAUNWT3HO2320UA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/NWT3/HO2320UA/FAUNWT3HO2320UA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/NWT3/HO2320UA/FAUNWT3HO2320UA.SMALL.jpg Ganhaar I've been looking forward to the arrival of electric car technology. Not just for the smooth quiet power, wide torque range, cheap running costs and minimal maintenance, but to design and build cars to take advantage of the simplicity and flexible packaging offered by electric technology. Some new...
By: Ganhaar

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 16 Nov 2013 16:56:59 UTC
Scratch build your own quad-copter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-build-your-own-quad-copter/
Scratch build your own quad-copter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BWYQ/HKDFFUKB/FACBWYQHKDFFUKB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BWYQ/HKDFFUKB/FACBWYQHKDFFUKB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BWYQ/HKDFFUKB/FACBWYQHKDFFUKB.SMALL.jpg kborgen For this instructable i will be showing how I scratch built my own quad-copter! What shall it do? The first thought you have to think before even purchasing a single material or part is what do you want it to do? Do you want something that is fun to fly? or maybe take some aerial photography? May...
By: kborgen

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 19 Aug 2013 05:47:12 UTC