Instructables: exploring - workshop - energy http://www.instructables.com Sat, 13 Feb 2016 07:21:34 PST BLOX v1.01 Savonius Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Savonius-Horizontal-Axis-Wind-Turbine/
Savonius Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/BWLE/IKFS3Q6U/F49BWLEIKFS3Q6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/BWLE/IKFS3Q6U/F49BWLEIKFS3Q6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/BWLE/IKFS3Q6U/F49BWLEIKFS3Q6U.SMALL.jpg nlinventor This Savonius horizontal axis wind turbine (SHAWT) is an ongoing project that I'm still evaluating and modifying according to whatever observations are made during the testing. The opening photo shows the SHAWT as it is right now - testing will continue over the winter months.I just finished putting...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 14:27:35 PST
A Beginner's Guide To Stirling Engines http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Beginners-Guide-to-Sterling-Engines/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 21:36:57 PST
Using powertool batteries as a generic power supply for other projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Ryobi-Powertool-Batteries-for-Other-Projects/
Using powertool batteries as a generic power supply for other projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/TBLP/IK7BYF5Q/FQATBLPIK7BYF5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/TBLP/IK7BYF5Q/FQATBLPIK7BYF5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/TBLP/IK7BYF5Q/FQATBLPIK7BYF5Q.SMALL.jpg julienrl In this project, I will show you how to tap Ryobi powerpack batteries for other uses.Why do this? Powertool batteires come with quality built-in protection, good quality chargers, parts are readily available (i.e. more batteries or chargers), and are meant for high amperage peak usage.This should wo...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 10:18:28 PST
Wind generator with car alternator http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Generator-With-Car-Alternator/
Wind generator with car alternator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BYMU/IK004BEQ/FACBYMUIK004BEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BYMU/IK004BEQ/FACBYMUIK004BEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BYMU/IK004BEQ/FACBYMUIK004BEQ.SMALL.jpg Joalex Henry A few years ago to build a wind generator, with which wanted to charge a battery to power a refrigerator and a radio in my small farm, where there is no electricity supply. I applied it an automobile alternator, but this component was not a good choice, because a small wind turbine can never have en...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 09:08:28 PST
How to Make a Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Motor/
How to Make a Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/N0UG/IJQNZ79B/FGLN0UGIJQNZ79B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/N0UG/IJQNZ79B/FGLN0UGIJQNZ79B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/N0UG/IJQNZ79B/FGLN0UGIJQNZ79B.SMALL.jpg argha halder Hello everyone!! Today I am going to show you how to make a motor. Well the first thing you might think is that, it is useless because you cant run your R.C car with this motor. But that is not point of this build, in fact the main point of the build is to familiarize with the basics of simple ele...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 10:48:04 PST
Heat exchangers and 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Heat-Exchangers-and-3D-Printing/
Heat exchangers and 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/XJ1U/IJOMU28G/F60XJ1UIJOMU28G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/XJ1U/IJOMU28G/F60XJ1UIJOMU28G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/XJ1U/IJOMU28G/F60XJ1UIJOMU28G.SMALL.jpg dragonator I live in a one bedroom apartment and while I love living there, there are some issues with ventilation. There are only windows on one side with small ventilation grilles above two windows. The air tends to get stale in the winter because there is not enough air flowing. Opening the windows every da...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:19:29 PST
Simple MacGyver windmill that lifts weight http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-MacGyver-Windmill-That-Lifts-Weight/
Simple MacGyver windmill that lifts weight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/5O5V/IJN54VA8/FUX5O5VIJN54VA8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/5O5V/IJN54VA8/FUX5O5VIJN54VA8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/5O5V/IJN54VA8/FUX5O5VIJN54VA8.SMALL.jpg REchargeAcademy This guide will instruct you on how to make a windmill that spins and how to make your windmill lift weight as it spins.This same instruction can be found in a free educational curriculum guide here: http://www.kidwind.org/windwise/unit-3/how-does-a... Materials: Your windmill can be made with a...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 12:39:46 PST
Portable USB Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-USB-Power/
Portable USB Power - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/6XGQ/IJN7AZ4U/F8Z6XGQIJN7AZ4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/6XGQ/IJN7AZ4U/F8Z6XGQIJN7AZ4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/6XGQ/IJN7AZ4U/F8Z6XGQIJN7AZ4U.SMALL.jpg PortablePower Hi It's always silly if your mobile or tablet doesn't work, so I built me a not too big Powerbank with a lot space to upgrade it Parts - a box for everything - a car 12v to 5v converter- a mini cooler- 2 switches - fly screen - 9v battery with battery holder-or/and rechargeable battery with holde...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 13:47:46 PST
Renewable Energy http://www.instructables.com/id/Renewable-Energy-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/SE7N/IJBTZ0AC/F5MSE7NIJBTZ0AC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/SE7N/IJBTZ0AC/F5MSE7NIJBTZ0AC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/SE7N/IJBTZ0AC/F5MSE7NIJBTZ0AC.SMALL.jpg solatronix Renewable energy projects and tech details. null null null null null Folding Solar Panel ; Foldapan How I built a folding 15 Watt Solar Panel Solar Panel Rover Foldable, Lightweight Solar Panel How To Build A Solar Panel Installing a wind turbine to power my...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 05:48:02 PST
Hydrogen Extraction- At home http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydrogen-Extraction-at-Home/
Hydrogen Extraction- At home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/YIHS/IJ6CD4US/F86YIHSIJ6CD4US.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/YIHS/IJ6CD4US/F86YIHSIJ6CD4US.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/YIHS/IJ6CD4US/F86YIHSIJ6CD4US.SMALL.jpg DIYSGUY This device is made to break apart hydrogen and oxygen molecules (H20) using electrolysis. You will need two 20-25cm tubes (depending on how big your bottles are), two bottles, salt and 3 nine volt batteries (or other power source). Fill one bottle a little over half way with warm water, pour salt i...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 09:03:27 PST
TurbineOne - Basic Wind Turbine That Anyone Can Make http://www.instructables.com/id/TurbineOne-Basic-Wind-Turbine-That-Anyone-Can-Make/
TurbineOne - Basic Wind Turbine That Anyone Can Make - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/6LZL/IIVZRICU/FLJ6LZLIIVZRICU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/6LZL/IIVZRICU/FLJ6LZLIIVZRICU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/6LZL/IIVZRICU/FLJ6LZLIIVZRICU.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 This is my first working practical wind turbine. I really love green projects and renewable energy stuff. Last year I 've made a small modification on an old PC fan to convert it into a small wind turbine. It had enough output power to light an LED. It was a huge project for me at that time because ...
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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 11:51:33 PST
Portable Wind Generator as a Cell Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Wind-Generator-As-a-Cell-Phone-Charger/
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 10:10:41 PST
TFcD Airborne Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/TFcD-Airborne-Wind-Turbine/
TFcD Airborne Wind Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/Q4JE/IIA63UWY/FJYQ4JEIIA63UWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/Q4JE/IIA63UWY/FJYQ4JEIIA63UWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/Q4JE/IIA63UWY/FJYQ4JEIIA63UWY.SMALL.jpg wajwakana This instructable is made for documenting an assignment made by students of the Technical University Delft for the course Technology for Concept Design. It will consist of steps for a quick prototype.The technology we chose is an airborne wind turbine. Because of the short time in which the prototyp...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 07:52:56 PST
DIY: Lithium 18650 Cells Charger By Using TP4056 Modules http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lithium-18650-Cells-Charger-by-Using-TP4056-Mo/
DIY: Lithium 18650 Cells Charger By Using TP4056 Modules - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/MKWD/II94VBK9/FJBMKWDII94VBK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/MKWD/II94VBK9/FJBMKWDII94VBK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/MKWD/II94VBK9/FJBMKWDII94VBK9.SMALL.jpg tomas.raila.3 This time I'll make a charger, which could charge 5 pcs of lithium ion 18650 cells at a time. Parts for this build cost only 5$ at ebay: 18650 battery holders and TP4056 charging modules.In video, I forgot to mention about power supply current. In my case - to power up 5pcs of TP4056, it's need a po...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 08:48:06 PST
Marble stirling engine (rotating) http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Stirling-Engine-rotating/
Marble stirling engine (rotating) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/LIP2/II23WDG1/FIFLIP2II23WDG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/LIP2/II23WDG1/FIFLIP2II23WDG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/LIP2/II23WDG1/FIFLIP2II23WDG1.SMALL.jpg ganuganu The Image shows a rotating type stirling engine where the marbles are used as displacers and glass syringe is used as power piston. This is also another simplest engine which could be done in hours using available material.Material used:1. Glass syringe (power piston)2. Rubber cork3. Glass marbles(5...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 03:05:07 PST
Sustainable Energy Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Sustainable-Energy-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7W90/II21OMZ5/FKL7W90II21OMZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7W90/II21OMZ5/FKL7W90II21OMZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7W90/II21OMZ5/FKL7W90II21OMZ5.SMALL.jpg Jethrokill null $30 Vertical Axis Wind Turbine From Scrap Materials Solar Tracker in the Internet Cloud My Eco-Friendly Garage Heater: A Pneumatic Solar Thermal Collector ARDUINO MPPT SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (Version-3.0) Making a 1 Watt Solar Array. Adapt a clock today! Cheap tracke...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 19:32:05 PST
Piezoelectric Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Piezoelectric-Generator-1/
Piezoelectric Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/I38Y/IHZ4RR2X/FNAI38YIHZ4RR2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/I38Y/IHZ4RR2X/FNAI38YIHZ4RR2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/I38Y/IHZ4RR2X/FNAI38YIHZ4RR2X.SMALL.jpg niravpatele63 hello frnd,i come with new attractive ,easy and smart power generation idea which is useful for your smart project and give new way of creation .piezo electric power generation which is fully depend on applying pressure on piezo transducer, Collect wooden plywood as u want to make in your size ...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:18:47 PST
repurpose solar lite http://www.instructables.com/id/repurpose-solar-lite/
repurpose solar lite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/17TL/IHHZE25T/FVI17TLIHHZE25T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/17TL/IHHZE25T/FVI17TLIHHZE25T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/17TL/IHHZE25T/FVI17TLIHHZE25T.SMALL.jpg surviver solar lite stopped working. On off switch rusted,not working. A lot of corrosion on board, so i connected the solar panel to the rechargable battery holder direct. Can charge AA battery in less than one hour in direct sun.
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Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:36:59 PST
DIY Aquaponic Vertical Farming System with Air-Lift Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Aquaponic-Vertical-Farming-System-with-Air-Lif/
DIY Aquaponic Vertical Farming System with Air-Lift Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/E361/IHF4ITDM/F7CE361IHF4ITDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/E361/IHF4ITDM/F7CE361IHF4ITDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/E361/IHF4ITDM/F7CE361IHF4ITDM.SMALL.jpg Lim San Did a project combining - Hydroponic system;- Aqua-Culture system;- Air-Lift Technology;Advantages- Recycle + Reuse + Reduce of waste (Soda Bottles) into useful Grow Beds, - Vertical Farming arrangement that saving foot print in limited space while "catch" more sunlight;- Being able to use/install i...
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:37:36 PST
Flower Power! 10,000 years of motion http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-Power-10000-years-of-motion/
Flower Power! 10,000 years of motion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/8EV1/IH9EQLFB/FCD8EV1IH9EQLFB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/8EV1/IH9EQLFB/FCD8EV1IH9EQLFB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/8EV1/IH9EQLFB/FCD8EV1IH9EQLFB.SMALL.jpg Tom BD Bad Sadly I am not referring to the defensive capabilities offered by flowers and candles outlined by a father to his son in that moving interview in Paris!The name came from the digram in picture 3 which looks quite floral, and I'm a bit of a tree hugging hippy!This is an Instructable for (not quite) ...
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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 06:16:09 PST
Air compressed marshmallow shooter. http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-compressed-marshmallow-shooter/
Air compressed marshmallow shooter. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/IEU8/IGV4GTW9/F1VIEU8IGV4GTW9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/IEU8/IGV4GTW9/F1VIEU8IGV4GTW9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/IEU8/IGV4GTW9/F1VIEU8IGV4GTW9.SMALL.jpg TannerB4 This is a marshmallow shooter that is useing an air compressor to compress the air and uses marshmallows as amunition. See directions page on how to build it and see the pictures to help further explain, and use as a diagram. Directions. For this project we created a marshmallow launcher. To buil...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 08:39:23 PST
Make a simple Wells Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-simple-Wells-Turbine/
Make a simple Wells Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/0DTO/IGTY7CVG/FBX0DTOIGTY7CVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/0DTO/IGTY7CVG/FBX0DTOIGTY7CVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/0DTO/IGTY7CVG/FBX0DTOIGTY7CVG.SMALL.jpg ganuganu Wells turbine is a well known turbomachinery technology which is widely used for energy(electricity) production using oscillating water column(OWC). The speciality about these types of turbine is that they rotate in only one direction irrespective of the direction of airflow. The blade profile used ...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 02:13:05 PST
Simple CHT/EGT Readout for Paramotor http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-CHTEGT-Readout-for-Paramotor/
Simple CHT/EGT Readout for Paramotor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/VP4P/IGP0ISQZ/FHQVP4PIGP0ISQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/VP4P/IGP0ISQZ/FHQVP4PIGP0ISQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/VP4P/IGP0ISQZ/FHQVP4PIGP0ISQZ.SMALL.jpg Ppuxley This a cheap and simple DIY Monitor for Cylinder Head and Exhaust Gas Temperature for a Paramotor. It cost about £25 to build in the UKYou need 1 no K TYPE 6MM THREAD THERMOCOUPLE PROBE TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT SENSOR 0-800℃ 1M1 no CHT K type Thermocouple Temperature Sensors for Cylinder Head Tempera...
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 06:53:05 PST
Solar-OSE: Solar concentrator for steam generation http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-OSE-Solar-concentrator-for-steam-generation/
Solar-OSE: Solar concentrator for steam generation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/T5EO/IGKQ76EA/FYYT5EOIGKQ76EA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/T5EO/IGKQ76EA/FYYT5EOIGKQ76EA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/T5EO/IGKQ76EA/FYYT5EOIGKQ76EA.SMALL.jpg Open Source Écologie News: "Open Source Ecologie France" successfully completed a crowd-funding to buy the materials for a second improved prototype, including 4 modules like the one described in this instructable!If you feel like contributing in any way to the project, be sure we will be very happy to welcome you! Than...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 06:24:11 PST
My Eco-Friendly Garage Heater: A Pneumatic Solar Thermal Collector http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Eco-Friendly-Garage-Heater-A-Pneumatic-Solar-Th/
My Eco-Friendly Garage Heater: A Pneumatic Solar Thermal Collector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/3RIV/IGKQ748F/FUU3RIVIGKQ748F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/3RIV/IGKQ748F/FUU3RIVIGKQ748F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/3RIV/IGKQ748F/FUU3RIVIGKQ748F.SMALL.jpg EcoMotive This instructable will cover the build of my 72 square foot solar thermal collector that harnesses the sun's energy to provide winter time space heating for my detached garage workshop. The functional part of the collector is a black aluminum absorber that heats up when the sun's rays are upon it. T...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 06:18:08 PST
A quick overview of the mechanical advantage of gear ratios http://www.instructables.com/id/A-quick-overview-of-the-mechanical-advantage-of-ge/
A quick overview of the mechanical advantage of gear ratios - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/Q1OW/IGJORZ3X/FMVQ1OWIGJORZ3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/Q1OW/IGJORZ3X/FMVQ1OWIGJORZ3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/Q1OW/IGJORZ3X/FMVQ1OWIGJORZ3X.SMALL.jpg Jeffd663 Using gears to create mechanical advantage is undisputedly a very important advancement that is utilized in many/all feilds of engineering. This instructable will give you a quick crash course on finding, analyzing, and utilizing gear ratios. Finding Gear Ratio This step is pretty simple, just co...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 10:34:43 PST
Charge Controller wiring diagram for DIY Wind turbine or Solar panels http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-Controller-wiring-diagram-for-DIY-Wind-turb/
Charge Controller wiring diagram for DIY Wind turbine or Solar panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/NY01/IG6VZ0YX/FHKNY01IG6VZ0YX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/NY01/IG6VZ0YX/FHKNY01IG6VZ0YX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/NY01/IG6VZ0YX/FHKNY01IG6VZ0YX.SMALL.jpg EcoElementals This diagram shows the basic setup for those who wish to build their own Wind or Solar energy project. More infomation can be found at EcoElementals.co.uk.Thanks for looking!
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:03:20 PDT
How to spot welding, installing a BMS and Shrink Wrapping a Battery Pack. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-spot-welding-installing-a-BMS-and-Shrink-Wr/
How to spot welding, installing a BMS and Shrink Wrapping a Battery Pack. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/3DLU/IFGNR00Z/FRT3DLUIFGNR00Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/3DLU/IFGNR00Z/FRT3DLUIFGNR00Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/3DLU/IFGNR00Z/FRT3DLUIFGNR00Z.SMALL.jpg EVMadrid These are the saved videos of a Periscope streaming we did a month ago. You can learn to Spot welding a 13s4p 48V 18650 li-ion battery pack, installing a BMS on a 10s7p 36V 18650 li-ion battery pack and Battery meter and shrink wrap installing on a 13s4p 48V 18650 li-ion battery pack. Feel free to a...
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Wed, 7 Oct 2015 13:02:22 PDT
Levitating Solar Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Levitating-Solar-Motor/
Levitating Solar Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/2LCQ/IF9T7TKW/F1H2LCQIF9T7TKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/2LCQ/IF9T7TKW/F1H2LCQIF9T7TKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/2LCQ/IF9T7TKW/F1H2LCQIF9T7TKW.SMALL.jpg KJMagnetics In this tutorial, we will create a magnetically levitated, solar powered electric motor...woah! That is a lot of cool things in one sentence. This type of motor is called a Mendocino Motor, named after the city in which it was invented, Mendocino, California. The motor consists of a spinning shaft t...
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Fri, 2 Oct 2015 11:05:22 PDT
DIY Electric Motors as Generators. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Motors-as-Generators/
DIY Electric Motors as Generators. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/NG95/HJKC4R8K/F2CNG95HJKC4R8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/NG95/HJKC4R8K/F2CNG95HJKC4R8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/NG95/HJKC4R8K/F2CNG95HJKC4R8K.SMALL.jpg bubal In these demonstrations I use a stepper motor as a two phases alternator (AC) and some DC motors that act as a dynamo (DC), I convert potential energy of a weight into electrical energy rotating a DC motor with a thread. Also, we can see a hand crank flashlight that is also a radio receiver. This ga...
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Fri, 2 Oct 2015 05:49:06 PDT
stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/stuff-4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/ROYV/IF7IM6KW/FJEROYVIF7IM6KW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/ROYV/IF7IM6KW/FJEROYVIF7IM6KW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/ROYV/IF7IM6KW/FJEROYVIF7IM6KW.SMALL.jpg Galvanic Squid null null null null DIY Atmospheric Drinking Water Generator Woodburning with Electricity Bubbling Pipe Lamp Black Snake Science Experiment Intel® Edison Board: IoT Temperature Monitoring How to write G code (basics) Intro to Stepper Motors Vulcanus MAX...
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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 18:05:16 PDT
Mini Marker fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Marker-fan/
Mini Marker fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/MGSL/IEX4LT05/FG3MGSLIEX4LT05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/MGSL/IEX4LT05/FG3MGSLIEX4LT05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/MGSL/IEX4LT05/FG3MGSLIEX4LT05.SMALL.jpg RoachSanderson Its what I made at my free time ....really it was fun making this .... Body First u need a Permanent marker for its body .....or any of the material u have..you can.also.use.a tooth brush ..... Fixing Motor then take a simple motor which u can find in ur RC car or Helicopter.......and place i...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 06:42:18 PDT
Installing arc fault circuit interrupter (AFCI) circuit breakers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-arc-fault-circuit-interrupter-AFCI-circ/
Installing arc fault circuit interrupter (AFCI) circuit breakers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/R9JE/IEX4Q0A0/FX1R9JEIEX4Q0A0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/R9JE/IEX4Q0A0/FX1R9JEIEX4Q0A0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/R9JE/IEX4Q0A0/FX1R9JEIEX4Q0A0.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby The latest version of the nfpa 70 code (the National electric code) requires that new installations use the afci type breakers. My home is not new but I want that type of protection for it. This installment requires certified personnel to perform. If you don't possess the experience and training the...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 06:19:06 PDT
Homopolar Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Homopolar-Motor-4/
Homopolar Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/TQ01/IEO2X74K/FZSTQ01IEO2X74K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/TQ01/IEO2X74K/FZSTQ01IEO2X74K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/TQ01/IEO2X74K/FZSTQ01IEO2X74K.SMALL.jpg johnnysav07 Here is it working this is what you will eventually get to, but it will take a lot of testing. You must have bare copper wire, non-coated magnets, and a battery. Second you need to bend a piece of copper wire so that the top will touch the top of the battery and the bottom will touch the bot...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 09:08:35 PDT
Battery Meter (EBIKE) http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Meter-EBIKE/
Battery Meter (EBIKE) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/L8BU/IEFI93CM/F8BL8BUIEFI93CM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/L8BU/IEFI93CM/F8BL8BUIEFI93CM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/L8BU/IEFI93CM/F8BL8BUIEFI93CM.SMALL.jpg EVMadrid We made a small tutorial of a very famous battery meter, where we explain some unknown and hidden features, you can also find a complete manual sheet in the description. We hope this is useful for any tweaker lover! :)
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 09:17:51 PDT
How to Fix Battery DIY Rebuild Green Power Homemade Energy for Cordless Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Battery-DIY-Rebuild-Green-Power-Homemad/
How to Fix Battery DIY Rebuild Green Power Homemade Energy for Cordless Drill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/GQNU/IEE2UX1R/F8IGQNUIEE2UX1R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/GQNU/IEE2UX1R/F8IGQNUIEE2UX1R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/GQNU/IEE2UX1R/F8IGQNUIEE2UX1R.SMALL.jpg trukmeeilee How to Fix Battery DIY Rebuild Green Power Homemade Energy for Cordless DrillCordless drills hit their stride when manufacturers introduced the lithium-ion battery several years ago. These batteries combine huge energy density with light weightIf you has got Cordless Drill but broken battery, you ca...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 08:34:03 PDT
Skylight Lifter http://www.instructables.com/id/Skylight-Lifter/
Skylight Lifter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/Y0UR/IEFZXFK7/FVFY0URIEFZXFK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/Y0UR/IEFZXFK7/FVFY0URIEFZXFK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/Y0UR/IEFZXFK7/FVFY0URIEFZXFK7.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace We pull ropes to lift our sky lights at the MakerSpace in San Luis Obispo. The place now has natural convection and we haven't used our air conditioner since. The SLO MakerSpace is now more comfortable, and our electricity bill is almost $200 lower than before. In order to lift the skylights, you re...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 17:07:01 PDT
Homopolar Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Homopolar-Motor-2/
Homopolar Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/XPZ1/IEFIA6M6/FYTXPZ1IEFIA6M6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/XPZ1/IEFIA6M6/FYTXPZ1IEFIA6M6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/XPZ1/IEFIA6M6/FYTXPZ1IEFIA6M6.SMALL.jpg CharlieA12 A homopolar motor is a battery that has a magnet on one side and a copper wire that goes from the top of the battery to the magnets on the botton. If this connection happens on both sides, the copper wire will spin around in a circle, very fast, although sometimes, it can fall off! 1. Stripping W...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 08:02:25 PDT
DIY Power Bank Homemade Power Energy for your Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Power-Bank-Homemade-Power-Energy-for-your-Smar/
DIY Power Bank Homemade Power Energy for your Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/QBH6/IEB7Y33S/FA2QBH6IEB7Y33S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/QBH6/IEB7Y33S/FA2QBH6IEB7Y33S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/QBH6/IEB7Y33S/FA2QBH6IEB7Y33S.SMALL.jpg trukmeeilee Diy Power Bank is what you need to power up your mobile devices when you're away from home or away from from a computer to plug in the USB cord. You can use your own USB or more USB cable different types of connections that comes with it to fit a wide variety of devices.Diy Power Bank is compact siz...
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Tue, 8 Sep 2015 09:26:02 PDT
DIY Convert LED lamp to Flashlight Solar Free Energy Generator Homemade http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Convert-LED-lamp-to-Flashlight-Solar-Free-Ener/
DIY Convert LED lamp to Flashlight Solar Free Energy Generator Homemade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/7N21/IEB7X88M/FDT7N21IEB7X88M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/7N21/IEB7X88M/FDT7N21IEB7X88M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/7N21/IEB7X88M/FDT7N21IEB7X88M.SMALL.jpg trukmeeilee DIY Convert LED Lamp to Flashlight Solar Free Energy Generator HomemadeMaterial:LED Lamp 7 x 3 Watt LED super light with power supply 220 v AC to 25 v DCRemove power supply ( AC Adaptor )Convert LED Series to parallel circuits and remove 1 LED1 Panel Solar Energy 10 watt and Charging Lithium-Ion Bat...
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Tue, 8 Sep 2015 05:47:38 PDT
Homemade Mini Circular Saw DIY Power Supply by Laptop Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Circular-Saw-DIY-Power-Supply-by-Lap/
Homemade Mini Circular Saw DIY Power Supply by Laptop Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/5IFG/IEA9IT0J/FD75IFGIEA9IT0J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/5IFG/IEA9IT0J/FD75IFGIEA9IT0J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/5IFG/IEA9IT0J/FD75IFGIEA9IT0J.SMALL.jpg trukmeeilee Homemade Mini Circular Saw DIY Power Supply by Laptop BatteryThe table saw the peak power of 40 watts, suitable for processing model small. The maximum cutting thickness 12mm, diameter of the saw 44mm. Motor with high torque DC motor, rated voltage 15V, using an external DC power supply, completely...
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Tue, 8 Sep 2015 00:25:39 PDT
Vehicle intelligent distance avoidance sensor kWh meter cloud enabler http://www.instructables.com/id/Vehicle-intelligent-distance-avoidance-sensor-kWh-/
Vehicle intelligent distance avoidance sensor kWh meter cloud enabler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/S0GH/IE7J7BPW/FOGS0GHIE7J7BPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/S0GH/IE7J7BPW/FOGS0GHIE7J7BPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/S0GH/IE7J7BPW/FOGS0GHIE7J7BPW.SMALL.jpg Dirkske Yes, achieve actionable insights from your old kWh meter by putting it's big data in the cloud. What you will need 1 Arduino uno (about 3 dollars at Aliexpress)3 Female to male jumper wires (10 cents)1 Vehicle intelligent distance avoidance sensor (50 cents)3 pieces of tape Technical stuff Con...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 20:25:13 PDT
Wind Generator Design #4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Generator-Design-4/
Wind Generator Design #4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/5PLX/IE4ZURO6/FOX5PLXIE4ZURO6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/5PLX/IE4ZURO6/FOX5PLXIE4ZURO6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/5PLX/IE4ZURO6/FOX5PLXIE4ZURO6.SMALL.jpg ddavis662 It's going on 3 years now since dismantling the semi successful wind generator #3.Now living in central Texas with a constant wind blowing and seeing all of the famous Texas windmills for pumping water scattered all throughout the country side.I decided I wanted another generator, so I was going to ...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 10:06:04 PDT
Electricity http://www.instructables.com/id/Electricity/
Electricity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/H071/IE42Z2KC/FCVH071IE42Z2KC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/H071/IE42Z2KC/FCVH071IE42Z2KC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/H071/IE42Z2KC/FCVH071IE42Z2KC.SMALL.jpg GeorgeA18 Did you know that you can use salt water to make a light bulb shine? It sounds crazy, but it's true! This is because salt water is a good conductor of electricity.Salt molecules are made of sodium ions and chlorine ions. (An ion is an atom that has an electrical charge because it has either gained o...
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 15:36:45 PDT
Create a rechargable 2 volt Aluminum/Titanium Ion Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-rechargable-2-volt-AluminumTitanium-Ion-B/
Create a rechargable 2 volt Aluminum/Titanium Ion Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/JXX0/IDZSJSNV/FC1JXX0IDZSJSNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/JXX0/IDZSJSNV/FC1JXX0IDZSJSNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/JXX0/IDZSJSNV/FC1JXX0IDZSJSNV.SMALL.jpg bigattichouse See safety notes below. This is not a build for the timid. Only build in a well ventilated area.After several years of various experiments, I came upon a workable battery chemistry that is light, safer than Lead-Acid, and easy to make. My original intention was to create a battery that could be man...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:12:55 PDT
Mini Radiator http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Radiator/
Mini Radiator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/LU74/IDUR6M9H/FLFLU74IDUR6M9H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/LU74/IDUR6M9H/FLFLU74IDUR6M9H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/LU74/IDUR6M9H/FLFLU74IDUR6M9H.SMALL.jpg Flyingtaco99 Regular laundry detergent will probably work better that dish washer detergent. I recommend laundry detergent crystals. Get Some Water null Get A Bag Mix Only Use A Little But Of Water Mix the substances and your bag will start to get warm. It won't be much but it is still pretty cool.
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:21:01 PDT
High Power LED None Driver Circuits Homemade LED Lamp How LED Electricity Works http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Power-LED-None-Driver-Circuits-Homemade-LED-L/
High Power LED None Driver Circuits Homemade LED Lamp How LED Electricity Works - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/HM9U/IDTAQTNA/FECHM9UIDTAQTNA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/HM9U/IDTAQTNA/FECHM9UIDTAQTNA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/HM9U/IDTAQTNA/FECHM9UIDTAQTNA.SMALL.jpg trukmeeilee LED is Light-emitting diode is a two-lead semiconductor light source. It is a p–n junction diode, which emits light when activated. When a suitable voltage is applied to the leads, electrons are able to recombine with electron holes within the device, releasing energy in the form of photons. This e...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 01:29:49 PDT
36V 11.6Ah Li-ion battery pack http://www.instructables.com/id/36V-116Ah-Li-ion-battery-pack/
36V 11.6Ah Li-ion battery pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/U4FF/IDUQUN6M/FR5U4FFIDUQUN6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/U4FF/IDUQUN6M/FR5U4FFIDUQUN6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/U4FF/IDUQUN6M/FR5U4FFIDUQUN6M.SMALL.jpg EVMadrid Building a 36V 11.6Ah 18650 lithium-ion NCA cells battery pack and a 12V electric system for headlight and other 12V electric devices. Key-switched powerlock with two positions switch on the battery pack on first position, and switch on the 12V electric system on second position. 12W Headlight and 2...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 07:53:36 PDT
HHO (Browns gas) Generator/Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/HHO-Browns-gas-GeneratorTorch/
HHO (Browns gas) Generator/Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/7X0B/IDK2MR0U/FGD7X0BIDK2MR0U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/7X0B/IDK2MR0U/FGD7X0BIDK2MR0U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/7X0B/IDK2MR0U/FGD7X0BIDK2MR0U.SMALL.jpg White-tail Have you ever wished you had a torch with a limitless fuel supply? Have you ever wanted to harness the raw power of hydrogen? Well here it is! The possabilities with this are truly endless. Now time to start building.Caution: This machine is what some people might call "unsafe" but thats not for the...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 07:05:23 PDT
Beer Can Solar Space Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Can-Solar-Space-Heater/
Beer Can Solar Space Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/FHEY/IDH82PMZ/FK1FHEYIDH82PMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/FHEY/IDH82PMZ/FK1FHEYIDH82PMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/FHEY/IDH82PMZ/FK1FHEYIDH82PMZ.SMALL.jpg smurray2 I saw a smaller version of this instructable a while back: here. At the time I was volunteering with a local animal rescue center. We had just installed a new 20' x 40' wooden barn as an indoor recreational area for the animals, but as the shelter was off grid there was difficulty heating such a lar...
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 01:30:00 PDT