Instructables: exploring - workshop - energy http://www.instructables.com Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:25:39 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Make a Waterwheel - Simple Micro-Hydro (using a Bottle, Metal Hanger & Bolt) DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Waterwheel-Simple-Micro-Hydro-using-/
How to Make a Waterwheel - Simple Micro-Hydro (using a Bottle, Metal Hanger & Bolt) DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/RRYM/J9SVMYZV/FPERRYMJ9SVMYZV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/RRYM/J9SVMYZV/FPERRYMJ9SVMYZV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/RRYM/J9SVMYZV/FPERRYMJ9SVMYZV.SMALL.jpg desertsun02 in this instructable i'll show you how to make a simple micro-hydro waterwheel. easy and fun project to make! you'll probably have everything you need to make it at your home. Watch short video... above is a 2 minute video showing the water wheel chugging away ...and the full build. definitely wo...
By: desertsun02

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 09:08:35 PST
How to Make Solar Water Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Solar-Water-Heater/
How to Make Solar Water Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/F5SA/J9SVRSK6/FF0F5SAJ9SVRSK6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/F5SA/J9SVRSK6/FF0F5SAJ9SVRSK6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/F5SA/J9SVRSK6/FF0F5SAJ9SVRSK6.SMALL.jpg Newphysicist_com Let's make a solar water heater today. Welcome back to newphysicist. Today, I've a wonderful project to share with you. I love renewable energy and creating renewable energy related projects is my passion. I'll continue to create new projects and will share with you. Follow me and subscribe to my Y...
By: Newphysicist_com

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 9 Nov 2017 01:51:08 PST
Permanent Magnet Generator Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Permanent-Magnet-Generator-Wind-Turbine/
Permanent Magnet Generator Wind Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/4NCJ/J9SVVTU7/FRX4NCJJ9SVVTU7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/4NCJ/J9SVVTU7/FRX4NCJJ9SVVTU7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/4NCJ/J9SVVTU7/FRX4NCJJ9SVVTU7.SMALL.jpg wiebevandomburg.hotmail.com I'm still making this project, so i'll be updating this as I proceed. Feel free to think along!The picture above started it all. A rainy sunday and some scrap wood, a file and a saw. This propeller was the result. Might as well put this puppy to good use! Safety and Precautions First of all there...
By: wiebevandomburg.hotmail.com

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 7 Nov 2017 16:12:18 PST
Solar Hydrogen/Oxygen Generator DIY - Simple "Electrolysis" Using Sunlight! (turns Water Into Fuel) http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-HydrogenOxygen-Generator-DIY-Simple-Electrol/
Solar Hydrogen/Oxygen Generator DIY - Simple "Electrolysis" Using Sunlight! (turns Water Into Fuel) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/TO13/J9EH7FVQ/F2ITO13J9EH7FVQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/TO13/J9EH7FVQ/F2ITO13J9EH7FVQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/TO13/J9EH7FVQ/F2ITO13J9EH7FVQ.SMALL.jpg desertsun02 in this instructable i'll show you how to make a simple device that converts/splits water into hydrogen and oxygen. it's amazing simple and works great. (be sure to watch video, as it shows lots of extra detail - including the bubbles just flying off of the pencils). video shows it being powered by ...
By: desertsun02

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 1 Nov 2017 08:03:09 PDT
Solar Powered Gyroscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Gyroscope/
Solar Powered Gyroscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/YL6Z/J98R7F92/F3PYL6ZJ98R7F92.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/YL6Z/J98R7F92/F3PYL6ZJ98R7F92.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/YL6Z/J98R7F92/F3PYL6ZJ98R7F92.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 Gyroscope is a real cool device. Its action is a work of art. When you look at it deifying earth gravity you cannot stop that feeling of fascination.Today I'm trying to make a new project. I wanted to make the Gyroscope cooler. I wanted to add a little bit of green energy to it so I can have The Sol...
By: ahmedebeed555

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 26 Oct 2017 13:19:44 PDT
Ancien PC Ventilateur ------> Éolienne En 10 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Ancien-PC-Ventilateur-Éolienne-En-10-Minutes/
Ancien PC Ventilateur ------> Éolienne En 10 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/WVEH/J8F65ACG/F2DWVEHJ8F65ACG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/WVEH/J8F65ACG/F2DWVEHJ8F65ACG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/WVEH/J8F65ACG/F2DWVEHJ8F65ACG.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 J'ai regardé certains anciens fans de PC et j'ai pensé qu'ils pouvaient être utilisés comme petites éoliennes.Il a été mon rêve pendant longtemps de faire un générateur d'éolienne même pour allumer une LED.Le ventilateur PC est un moteur CC sans balais (BLDC). Il peut être converti en un générateur ...
By: ahmedebeed555

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 7 Oct 2017 15:55:39 PDT
DIY Gas Turbine - 5 Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gas-Turbine-5-Steps/
DIY Gas Turbine - 5 Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/YU77/J77RB2CR/FTOYU77J77RB2CR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/YU77/J77RB2CR/FTOYU77J77RB2CR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/YU77/J77RB2CR/FTOYU77J77RB2CR.SMALL.jpg dallara I do not recommend anybody to try any of this, but if you are going to try it, this is the way you should do it.This instructable deals with how to build a gas turbine in 5 steps. Each step deals with an aspect of the project and a suggested design solution, based on what I tried myself that worked....
By: dallara

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 6 Sep 2017 20:37:29 PDT
Paper Rocket Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Rocket-Launcher-1/
Paper Rocket Launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/RUPK/J76GINY6/FEIRUPKJ76GINY6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/RUPK/J76GINY6/FEIRUPKJ76GINY6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/RUPK/J76GINY6/FEIRUPKJ76GINY6.SMALL.jpg Khuê AnhT This is our Instructable for a paper rocket launcher. It is pretty simple to make. Just follow the steps and you'll be able to make one, too! Gather Your Materials You will need the following materials: Some pieces of paperSome thin cardboardA marker/glue capA plastic bottle (preferably 1.5l si...
By: Khuê AnhT

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 5 Sep 2017 21:46:53 PDT
Generator Parallel Kit/Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Generator-Parallel-KitCable/
Generator Parallel Kit/Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/95QP/J76GEZ9J/FVD95QPJ76GEZ9J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/95QP/J76GEZ9J/FVD95QPJ76GEZ9J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/95QP/J76GEZ9J/FVD95QPJ76GEZ9J.SMALL.jpg peppypyro Here is how I made a parallel kit for my Honda Inverter EU1000 and EU2000 generators. This should make a safe (no hot unshielded "suicide" plugs), cheaper ($55 vs $100+), easy to use kit to parallel your generator and combine your output. **NOTICE**1. I am a handyman, not an electrician or electrica...
By: peppypyro

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 4 Sep 2017 17:32:09 PDT
Failed - Mini Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Failed-Mini-Wind-Turbine/
Failed - Mini Wind Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/IVEX/J76GFTUV/FOIIVEXJ76GFTUV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/IVEX/J76GFTUV/FOIIVEXJ76GFTUV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/IVEX/J76GFTUV/FOIIVEXJ76GFTUV.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 I love building small wind turbines for educational and experimental purposes. Some of them work and some just don't.I learn from both those work and from those don't work.So I actually make use of all of them.In this instructable I'll show you a small wind turbine that I've recently made but didn't...
By: ahmedebeed555

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 4 Sep 2017 04:07:24 PDT
Half Brainer Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Half-Brainer-Wind-Turbine/
Half Brainer Wind Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F13/4B0S/J6QQRM3U/F134B0SJ6QQRM3U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F13/4B0S/J6QQRM3U/F134B0SJ6QQRM3U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F13/4B0S/J6QQRM3U/F134B0SJ6QQRM3U.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 If I managed to build it and it works so you can make it too. This is no joke. I've built this one with only half brain. I came back from my exhausting night shift at work and wanted to spend some time in something useful and guess what I could come up with. Yes. A working wind turbine.I really come...
By: ahmedebeed555

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 27 Aug 2017 10:32:45 PDT
Making Electricity From Water - Macgyver Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Electricity-From-Water-Macgyver-Style/
Making Electricity From Water - Macgyver Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F34/0ZSH/J6QQRU73/F340ZSHJ6QQRU73.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F34/0ZSH/J6QQRU73/F340ZSHJ6QQRU73.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F34/0ZSH/J6QQRU73/F340ZSHJ6QQRU73.SMALL.jpg KentG13 In this instructable, I will show you how to make a Kelvin's Water Dropper (also called Kelvin's Thunderstorm) in Macgyver style. It puts out several thousand volts of electricity (Don't connect an LED because it will burn out!), but because of low amperage, it is not ideal for a power source and yo...
By: KentG13

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 10:30:34 PDT
Vertical Wind Turbine From Big PET Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Wind-Turbine-From-Big-PET-Bottle/
Vertical Wind Turbine From Big PET Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/3R0X/J6QQGPCR/FD93R0XJ6QQGPCR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/3R0X/J6QQGPCR/FD93R0XJ6QQGPCR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/3R0X/J6QQGPCR/FD93R0XJ6QQGPCR.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 I love wind turbines. And I love making them specially from recycled materials. I just can't help myself when I get that feeling to reuse old stuff to make useful projects.I have great interest in renewable energy. I've tried making some wind turbines before and today I'm trying to make a VAWT ( Ver...
By: ahmedebeed555

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 24 Aug 2017 11:12:40 PDT
Hand Crank LED 'flashlight' http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Crank-LED-flashlight/
Hand Crank LED 'flashlight' - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/V3CL/J6IF45R8/FAOV3CLJ6IF45R8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/V3CL/J6IF45R8/FAOV3CLJ6IF45R8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/V3CL/J6IF45R8/FAOV3CLJ6IF45R8.SMALL.jpg TechMartian This is an old school LED 'flashlight' that is powered solely on the mechanical input, which in this particular case is cranking the gearhead to turn on an LED. This is a perfect device when there is a brownout and you you're flashlights have ran out of their battery. BoM Unipolar Stepper motor...
By: TechMartian

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 19:45:16 PDT
Wind Turbine Mobile USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Turbine-Mobile-USB-Charger/
Wind Turbine Mobile USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/EYMF/J6CG9FL9/FUMEYMFJ6CG9FL9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/EYMF/J6CG9FL9/FUMEYMFJ6CG9FL9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/EYMF/J6CG9FL9/FUMEYMFJ6CG9FL9.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 I love wind turbines. Last month, I built a new working wind turbine from recycled material. Today I've added some small gadget that made it a practical Mobile USB Charger powered by wind.I wnated to share it with you so you can start building your own.If you like my instructable, please favorite, v...
By: ahmedebeed555

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:15:51 PDT
Turn a Broken Hoverboard Into a Vertical Wind Turbine EN/FR Transformer Un Hoverboard Cassé En Une Éolienne Verticale http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Broken-Hoverboard-Into-a-Vertical-Wind-Turb/
Turn a Broken Hoverboard Into a Vertical Wind Turbine EN/FR Transformer Un Hoverboard Cassé En Une Éolienne Verticale - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/HE2R/J6CG2V0W/FR4HE2RJ6CG2V0W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/HE2R/J6CG2V0W/FR4HE2RJ6CG2V0W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/HE2R/J6CG2V0W/FR4HE2RJ6CG2V0W.SMALL.jpg Neodyme ENBreak an expensive "toy" like an hoverboard may be annoying. If it happen you have 3 choices : Throw it in the binFix itReuse itAs the Hoverboard hype is now outdated, i decided to reverse the function of my device. Before, it needed electricity to turn...And now, it will turn to create electricit...
By: Neodyme

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:23:04 PDT
Solar Power From LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Power-From-LED/
Solar Power From LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/FWD2/J5X0HD9F/F4KFWD2J5X0HD9F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/FWD2/J5X0HD9F/F4KFWD2J5X0HD9F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/FWD2/J5X0HD9F/F4KFWD2J5X0HD9F.SMALL.jpg TechMartian I've always wondered why the Arduino programs shuts off when I take pictures of my LED projects with flash. With a little investigation I learned that LEDs, in and of itself, are photodiodes, and with the high intensity brightness form the flash generates electricity that overloads the Arduino. This...
By: TechMartian

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 4 Aug 2017 08:14:30 PDT
FatShark FPV Goggle Replacement Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/FatShark-FPV-Goggle-Replacement-Battery/
FatShark FPV Goggle Replacement Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/PSV4/J52Q7HMD/FQGPSV4J52Q7HMD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/PSV4/J52Q7HMD/FQGPSV4J52Q7HMD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/PSV4/J52Q7HMD/FQGPSV4J52Q7HMD.SMALL.jpg markusbart In this instructable, I show you how I made my replacement batteries for my FatShark FPV goggles. I used the famous NCR18650B batteries, two 3d printed end caps, a 2S balancer extension cord, a battery connector and shrink wrap tube for this project.Here is the link to the end caps I designed for th...
By: markusbart

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 15 Jul 2017 06:20:20 PDT
TurbineOne V2 : Super Simple Wind Turbine You Can Make Now http://www.instructables.com/id/TurbineOne-V2-Super-Simple-Wind-Turbine-You-Can-Ma/
TurbineOne V2 : Super Simple Wind Turbine You Can Make Now - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/9825/J4YFT3IA/FUQ9825J4YFT3IA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/9825/J4YFT3IA/FUQ9825J4YFT3IA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/9825/J4YFT3IA/FUQ9825J4YFT3IA.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 Last year I made TurbineOne , a completely recycled material wind turbine. Actually it was so simple and easy to make. But it was also so fragile due to the fact that its hub was made of compact discs CDs. As you can see in the photo, strong wind in one day has cracked the hub leaving the blades unc...
By: ahmedebeed555

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 08:04:22 PDT
Solar Shed - One Year Later http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Shed-One-Year-Later/
Solar Shed - One Year Later - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/UISH/J4IQ2E5L/F8SUISHJ4IQ2E5L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/UISH/J4IQ2E5L/F8SUISHJ4IQ2E5L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/UISH/J4IQ2E5L/F8SUISHJ4IQ2E5L.SMALL.jpg chris_maker Nearly one year ago, I assembled and modified a 7x4 metal apex shed to accommodate a 245 watt solar panel to power tools inside the shed find out more here. During the time of using the shed, I have learnt lots about the ups and downs of solar power and small, metal sheds and here I will share them ...
By: chris_maker

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 2 Jul 2017 05:11:50 PDT
Lithium Field Charger Battery Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Lithium-Field-Charger-Battery-Pack/
Lithium Field Charger Battery Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/53JY/J3OQ1OM9/F3E53JYJ3OQ1OM9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/53JY/J3OQ1OM9/F3E53JYJ3OQ1OM9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/53JY/J3OQ1OM9/F3E53JYJ3OQ1OM9.SMALL.jpg markusbart In this instructable, I'll show you how to make a battery pack from inexpensive Panasonic NCR18650B cells. While those aren't good for usage in an RC model for their low C rating, they are good for recharging your model battery packs in the field.The NCR18650B cell has 2,5-4,2V usable voltage, 3400m...
By: markusbart

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 11 Jun 2017 09:58:48 PDT
Renewable Energy Technology: What It Is and How to Use It! http://www.instructables.com/id/Renewable-Energy-Technology-What-It-Is-and-How-to-/
Renewable Energy Technology: What It Is and How to Use It! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/GRIK/J3KFI72I/FG9GRIKJ3KFI72I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/GRIK/J3KFI72I/FG9GRIKJ3KFI72I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/GRIK/J3KFI72I/FG9GRIKJ3KFI72I.SMALL.jpg jenfoxbot Now more than ever, folks like you and me have to step up and take a stand to protect and preserve our environment (and, quite honestly, our species). One great way to do that is to incorporate renewable energy technology into projects that use electricity.Even if the environmental aspect isn't enou...
By: jenfoxbot

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 7 Jun 2017 08:17:17 PDT
EF2000is Portable Generator Sound Deadening Enclosure Box http://www.instructables.com/id/EF2000is-Portable-Generator-Sound-Deadening-Enclos/
EF2000is Portable Generator Sound Deadening Enclosure Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/TGFR/J3KFBWUZ/FSLTGFRJ3KFBWUZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/TGFR/J3KFBWUZ/FSLTGFRJ3KFBWUZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/TGFR/J3KFBWUZ/FSLTGFRJ3KFBWUZ.SMALL.jpg cfcubed UPDATE 6/2017: Having re-tested this design with generator under moderate - heavy load, not in econo mode, for a sustained period I felt exhaust side temps were too high. Small sections of plastic bread keeper on exhaust side got 90c. Ordered 240CFM replacement fans & will be using a $18 steel m...
By: cfcubed

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 6 Jun 2017 05:57:56 PDT
Easy Solar Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Solar-Oven/
Easy Solar Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/XSMG/J2UPKNC2/FPHXSMGJ2UPKNC2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/XSMG/J2UPKNC2/FPHXSMGJ2UPKNC2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/XSMG/J2UPKNC2/FPHXSMGJ2UPKNC2.SMALL.jpg Jkline22 Today, you are going to learn how to make a solar oven that can cook food and reach 200 degrees. Tools and Materials Materials:Enough wood to be able to make the solar oven how big you shall want it.Reflective material (Mirror or Reflective Paper such as tinfoil (Optional but recommended) A way t...
By: Jkline22

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 May 2017 20:37:28 PDT
Candle Power Stirling Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Candle-Power-Stirling-Engine/
Candle Power Stirling Engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/GVJ2/J30SIEDY/FW7GVJ2J30SIEDY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/GVJ2/J30SIEDY/FW7GVJ2J30SIEDY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/GVJ2/J30SIEDY/FW7GVJ2J30SIEDY.SMALL.jpg jwhong Hello,I am an engineer who has never before built an engine. I decided to use my time at Pier 9 to address this, and built the engine in front of you.The engine is a Stirling Engine, which runs on an externally applied temperature gradient. My goal was to have the engine extract work from a tea li...
By: jwhong

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 May 2017 15:55:50 PDT
Gathering http://www.instructables.com/id/Gathering/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/L77B/J2GEZNCP/FFZL77BJ2GEZNCP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/L77B/J2GEZNCP/FFZL77BJ2GEZNCP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/L77B/J2GEZNCP/FFZL77BJ2GEZNCP.SMALL.jpg HermannT Disassembling a CD/DVD Reader and Reusing Its Parts DIY 400 Watt Wind Turbine DIY Wind Turbine Chainsaw Mill Build, Use & Tips N Tricks Pallet Coffee Machine Peltier Fan / Phone Charger Candle-Powered Electric Candle Charge Your Cellphone Using Wasted Heat (and Build ...
By: HermannT

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 May 2017 07:12:29 PDT
Aeroelastic Flutter Energy Harvester - More Efficient Than a Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Aeroelastic-Flutter-Energy-Harvester-More-Efficien/
Aeroelastic Flutter Energy Harvester - More Efficient Than a Wind Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/YMCF/J2GEYGY9/FYYYMCFJ2GEYGY9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/YMCF/J2GEYGY9/FYYYMCFJ2GEYGY9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/YMCF/J2GEYGY9/FYYYMCFJ2GEYGY9.SMALL.jpg DylanD581 If you've ever been on an airplane before, you've probably encountered some turbulent flow, and the wings on the airplane start to shake and seem to be very flexible. This back and forth shaking motion is called aeroelastic flutter. Normally you don't want this in an airplane, as if it develops and ...
By: DylanD581

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 8 May 2017 19:00:15 PDT
Cheap Solar Panel for Under $30 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Solar-Panel-for-Under-30/
Cheap Solar Panel for Under $30 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/7GVG/J1WW5875/FME7GVGJ1WW5875.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/7GVG/J1WW5875/FME7GVGJ1WW5875.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/7GVG/J1WW5875/FME7GVGJ1WW5875.SMALL.jpg BrotherJames8765 Right now, it seems that someday we will all be charging our cars with solar power. Solar power is both awesome and sustainable, and is a hot topic in social media. I was given the opportunity to lead a tech workshop, so I decided it would be a good idea to teach people about solar power.This inst...
By: BrotherJames8765

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:29:35 PDT
5 Minutes Solar Mobile Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minutes-Solar-Mobile-Phone-Charger/
5 Minutes Solar Mobile Phone Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/L9UF/J1MEP7RN/FBEL9UFJ1MEP7RN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/L9UF/J1MEP7RN/FBEL9UFJ1MEP7RN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/L9UF/J1MEP7RN/FBEL9UFJ1MEP7RN.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 Finally I made it. I've always wanted to make a solar powered phone charger. I'm really obsessed with renewable energy and feel that they are the real future of energy for the humanity.So I wanted to try to make this solar powered phone charger with the minimalist components and steps.It's not rocke...
By: ahmedebeed555

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:37:08 PDT
5 Minutes Simple Wind Turbine for Everybody http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minutes-Simple-Wind-Turbine-for-Everybody/
5 Minutes Simple Wind Turbine for Everybody - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/CGL3/J1CEQF36/F66CGL3J1CEQF36.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/CGL3/J1CEQF36/F66CGL3J1CEQF36.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/CGL3/J1CEQF36/F66CGL3J1CEQF36.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 I am fascinated with wind turbines and green energy. Today, I tried a new simple project that anybody can make.I found this old fan blade assembly and decided to use it in something useful.Thank you for reading my instructable.Wish you the best. And have fun ,Live free And Read Books on Amazon To...
By: ahmedebeed555

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 06:57:03 PDT
0.5Kw Hybrid Solar Plant Installation Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/05Kw-Hybrid-Solar-Plant-Installation-Guide/
0.5Kw Hybrid Solar Plant Installation Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/7BOM/J1CEMVGJ/F1D7BOMJ1CEMVGJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/7BOM/J1CEMVGJ/F1D7BOMJ1CEMVGJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/7BOM/J1CEMVGJ/F1D7BOMJ1CEMVGJ.SMALL.jpg PATEL AKASH R This instructables is all about 0.5 Kw hybrid solar plant installation procedure. Hybrid in the sense it is connected to the grid and also with a battery back up. All That You Need 1: PCU power conditioning unit 1kw.2: 2*250 = 500 watt solar panel.3:DCDB :direct current distribution box.4: Two 12...
By: PATEL AKASH R

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 23:06:11 PDT
Simple Water Electrolysis System http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Water-Electrolysis-System/
Simple Water Electrolysis System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/D661/J16P2YFY/FJID661J16P2YFY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/D661/J16P2YFY/FJID661J16P2YFY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/D661/J16P2YFY/FJID661J16P2YFY.SMALL.jpg How-to-make it Collecting Hydrogen and Oxigen using only tap water, salt and two laptop charger Take a Little Bowl Take a little plastic bowl and fill with salt solution Take Two Big Screw Using two big screw as electrode. One as Anode and one as Cathode Prepair the Power Supply The electric flows must ...
By: How-to-make it

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 8 Apr 2017 07:48:40 PDT
Sub-Fail Alt Fuel Experiment. Run Engine on Water! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sub-Fail-Alt-Fuel-Experiment-Run-Engine-on-Water/
Sub-Fail Alt Fuel Experiment. Run Engine on Water! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/3WOR/J08EAV6R/F2Z3WORJ08EAV6R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/3WOR/J08EAV6R/F2Z3WORJ08EAV6R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/3WOR/J08EAV6R/F2Z3WORJ08EAV6R.SMALL.jpg ThriftStore Hacker Hello fellow builders and tinkerers! I got a small 26cc 4 stroke weed eater engine a while ago and decided to tinker. The carb was completely shot and the cost of replacing it would not be worth it (but yay free junk!). Since i have seen many videos of people running small engines on propane and alt...
By: ThriftStore Hacker

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 16:52:58 PDT
Stoves http://www.instructables.com/id/Stoves-1/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/ZIP5/J048G9HZ/F7JZIP5J048G9HZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/ZIP5/J048G9HZ/F7JZIP5J048G9HZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/ZIP5/J048G9HZ/F7JZIP5J048G9HZ.SMALL.jpg betterways Stoves for cooking & heating "The Solar Baby" Solar Oven, Cooker. Portable Off Grid Oven & Stove 3ModeStove Mini - Camping / Emergency Stove Large Portable Wood Gasifier Stove Durable Biochar Producing TLUD Camp Stove MIDGE Gasifier Campstove Concrete Tiki Rocket Stove ...
By: betterways

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 13:40:24 PDT
Tesla Coil http://www.instructables.com/id/Tesla-Coil-7/
Tesla Coil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/638X/J02QLW5W/F7L638XJ02QLW5W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/638X/J02QLW5W/F7L638XJ02QLW5W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/638X/J02QLW5W/F7L638XJ02QLW5W.SMALL.jpg Andreas Harnes The Makerspace at Østfold University College were holding an competition where the theme was to make something with an WOW-factor, so our group decided to make an tesla coil. Just a tl;dr:the project was built with no prior knowledge on tesla coils so the results were not what we were hoping for, be...
By: Andreas Harnes

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 9 Mar 2017 19:55:23 PST
Generator/Solar/Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/GeneratorSolarSupply/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/2EYJ/IZK6OWVU/F1Z2EYJIZK6OWVU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/2EYJ/IZK6OWVU/F1Z2EYJIZK6OWVU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/2EYJ/IZK6OWVU/F1Z2EYJIZK6OWVU.SMALL.jpg Sp1k33 A collection of power supplies, generators, and solar chargers. null null How to Build a Bicycle Generator All in One Portable Solar Power Unit: 220V + 12V + 5V + Automatic Battery Charge! ;) The Ultimate USB Backup Pack The Air/Salt/Urine Battery! Make Your Own Rechargeabl...
By: Sp1k33

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 10:39:54 PST
Failed: PC Fan Wind Turbine Blades !!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Failed-PC-Fan-Wind-Turbine-Blades-/
Failed: PC Fan Wind Turbine Blades !!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/YKLA/IZ6BWN5W/F4BYKLAIZ6BWN5W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/YKLA/IZ6BWN5W/F4BYKLAIZ6BWN5W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/YKLA/IZ6BWN5W/F4BYKLAIZ6BWN5W.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 Hello and welcome to instructable, I really want to share those new projects I make even they were not so unique but sharing what I make keeps me feeling alive. So, if you like this instructable please Vote for me,Leave a comment,Share with your friends,Favorite the instructable, Follow me to see ne...
By: ahmedebeed555

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 08:37:28 PST
How to Make a Generator at Home - Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Generator-at-Home-Easy-Way/
How to Make a Generator at Home - Easy Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/JFOD/IYYTM5ML/F47JFODIYYTM5ML.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/JFOD/IYYTM5ML/F47JFODIYYTM5ML.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/JFOD/IYYTM5ML/F47JFODIYYTM5ML.SMALL.jpg ROBO HUB Generator is a Device Which converts mechanical energy to electrical energy,in this instructable i made a small generator that can powerup 24 leds recommended to watch video to see its working.... BASE For the base i've used small piece of plastic boardone side of plasic board is attached with ...
By: ROBO HUB

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 09:24:23 PST
Free Heat: How to make a waste oil burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Heat-How-to-Make-a-Waste-Oil-Burner/
Free Heat: How to make a waste oil burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/THP0/IYYTH6ES/F01THP0IYYTH6ES.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/THP0/IYYTH6ES/F01THP0IYYTH6ES.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/THP0/IYYTH6ES/F01THP0IYYTH6ES.SMALL.jpg TheTradesmanChannel 2017 So like many small scale farmers with a full time job, young family and a thousand things to do all the time it seems that when you live in a cold climate there is always a ton of time devoted to the gathering of fire wood to heat the house and the shop.So like many people like me I have overlooked ...
By: TheTradesmanChannel 2017

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 03:46:22 PST
Generator from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Generator-From-Scrap/
Generator from scrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/QQ0U/IYOQBT98/FPOQQ0UIYOQBT98.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/QQ0U/IYOQBT98/FPOQQ0UIYOQBT98.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/QQ0U/IYOQBT98/FPOQQ0UIYOQBT98.SMALL.jpg science-tech Hi friends In this instructable i made a generator from a scrap motor And also i want to say you that is my first attempt of this project i will upload the updated version later on THINGS REQUIRED LEDOld motormetal beam PROCEDURE Thanks for watching
By: science-tech

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 5 Feb 2017 07:00:10 PST
MK: DIY Cold in the shop #QuickTip http://www.instructables.com/id/MK-DIY-Cold-in-the-Shop-QuickTip/
MK: DIY Cold in the shop #QuickTip - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/YVV1/IYOQBAXI/FSHYVV1IYOQBAXI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/YVV1/IYOQBAXI/FSHYVV1IYOQBAXI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/YVV1/IYOQBAXI/FSHYVV1IYOQBAXI.SMALL.jpg MK DIY It´s winter here in Slovakia and it gets really cold sometimes. I don´t have central heating in my shop, therefore it´s rarely more than 5°C (41F) inside. That´s not very nice, especially for fine work, so I always wear gloves and a cap, but that´s usually not enough.We all know, well most of us, h...
By: MK DIY

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 5 Feb 2017 01:10:08 PST
DIY Multi-Purpose High Voltage Transformer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Multi-Purpose-High-Voltage-Generator/
DIY Multi-Purpose High Voltage Transformer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/Q5O2/IYNLO18I/F0IQ5O2IYNLO18I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/Q5O2/IYNLO18I/F0IQ5O2IYNLO18I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/Q5O2/IYNLO18I/F0IQ5O2IYNLO18I.SMALL.jpg tatebullrider So I recently acquired an old non functioning microwave with the intent of using the transformer windings as coils for a wind turbine generator. But upon further thinking it seemed like kind of a waste of a perfectly good step-up transformer. So I decided to keep it as is, and make it a little bit m...
By: tatebullrider

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 1 Feb 2017 20:22:43 PST
Off the Shelf Power Backup http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-the-Shelf-Power-Backup/
Off the Shelf Power Backup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/TE5Q/IYKG03WV/FITTE5QIYKG03WV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/TE5Q/IYKG03WV/FITTE5QIYKG03WV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/TE5Q/IYKG03WV/FITTE5QIYKG03WV.SMALL.jpg ThriftStore Hacker It is always good to have some sort of backup power for emergencies. The means to charge cellphones, tablets, laptops, and run lights, TV, and radios is a great asset in an emergency.I am going to show you how to make a backup power box out of off the shelf equipment. Zero skill is required to do th...
By: ThriftStore Hacker

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 17:31:34 PST
DIY 240v AC Power Generator for Emergency - Portable AC Hand Crank http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-110-240V-Charger-AC-Hand-Cranked-Powe/
DIY 240v AC Power Generator for Emergency - Portable AC Hand Crank - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/KZY0/IYYTGPIP/FS2KZY0IYYTGPIP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/KZY0/IYYTGPIP/FS2KZY0IYYTGPIP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/KZY0/IYYTGPIP/FS2KZY0IYYTGPIP.SMALL.jpg Kedar Nimbalkar Hello Friends, Sometimes In Emergency Situations electrical energy is required for lighting and phone charging purposes so i found a really interesting way to build portable hand crank electric generator for more than 110 v - 240 v and if you spin really crazy 550+ Volts !In emergency situations th...
By: Kedar Nimbalkar

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 10:28:13 PST
Windmolen http://www.instructables.com/id/Windmolen/
Windmolen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/PMXV/IYAFSUXO/F6SPMXVIYAFSUXO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/PMXV/IYAFSUXO/F6SPMXVIYAFSUXO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/PMXV/IYAFSUXO/F6SPMXVIYAFSUXO.SMALL.jpg 0927522 Voor mijn keuzevak heb ik besloten een miniatuurversie van een windmolen te maken. Hij is te klein om een dynamo aan te drijven, en is dus louter ter decoratie.Benodigdheden:* 3mm triplex* geïsoleerd koperdraad(rood en zwart)* Ø32mm pvc* elektromotorTools:*soldeerbout*lijmpistool*lasersnijder De a...
By: 0927522

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:00:13 PST
Wood stove heating for entire home http://www.instructables.com/id/Whole-House-Heat-From-a-Wood-Stove/
Wood stove heating for entire home - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/GO4Z/IY3CW2LP/FWXGO4ZIY3CW2LP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/GO4Z/IY3CW2LP/FWXGO4ZIY3CW2LP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/GO4Z/IY3CW2LP/FWXGO4ZIY3CW2LP.SMALL.jpg TheodoreP3 Here I used some common wood boiler techniques and plumbing knowhow to utilize our existing wood stove and heat system more efficiently.Like many outdoor boilers the idea is to heat water, pump it to a heat exchange, and push air past it to heat your home. This project was meant to be a supplement t...
By: TheodoreP3

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:58:48 PST
Test Your Nerve! http://www.instructables.com/id/Test-Your-Nerve/
Test Your Nerve! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7KPL/IY0FZ439/FA67KPLIY0FZ439.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7KPL/IY0FZ439/FA67KPLIY0FZ439.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7KPL/IY0FZ439/FA67KPLIY0FZ439.SMALL.jpg erik_montesdeoca Although extremely simple in appearance and construction "test your nerve" puts your manual skill to a lively test!As shown in the photography a small loop is connected betwen the posts marked as "start" and "finish". The object is to guide the loop over the weaving course whitout touching the wire....
By: erik_montesdeoca

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:42:40 PST
Aluminum Can Solar Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Can-Solar-Heater/
Aluminum Can Solar Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/9ABZ/IXUQ6VAZ/F3B9ABZIXUQ6VAZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/9ABZ/IXUQ6VAZ/F3B9ABZIXUQ6VAZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/9ABZ/IXUQ6VAZ/F3B9ABZIXUQ6VAZ.SMALL.jpg Lillyvilleky This is how I made an aluminum can solar heater! Save cans Pop cans, beer cans, sparkling water cans, any aluminum cans you can save, save them! Gather supplies Once you have a bunch of aluminum cans saved, gather these supplies:Black spray paint (high heat) mine was for grills.High heat caulk...
By: Lillyvilleky

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:46:15 PST
How to Make 13watt Portable Solar Panel With USB Output for Mobile Phone Charging http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-13watt-Portable-Solar-Panel-With-USB-O/
How to Make 13watt Portable Solar Panel With USB Output for Mobile Phone Charging - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/FUQ6/IXQG3LRQ/F2GFUQ6IXQG3LRQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/FUQ6/IXQG3LRQ/F2GFUQ6IXQG3LRQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/FUQ6/IXQG3LRQ/F2GFUQ6IXQG3LRQ.SMALL.jpg LinkS5 it's the first time to post a guide how to DIY a portable solar panel.My name is Dean , from LINKSOLAR.here I will teach you step by step how to make a solar charger for mobile phone. First step:get ready the raw material First get ready all the raw material:1. 2pcs PET Sunpower Solar Panel 6.5 W...
By: LinkS5

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 20:47:00 PST
Getting the Most From Your Wood Stove - Better Heat Distribution From Free Untreated Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-the-Most-From-Your-Wood-Stove-Better-Heat-/
Getting the Most From Your Wood Stove - Better Heat Distribution From Free Untreated Pallet Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/QXJS/IXQFW494/FT2QXJSIXQFW494.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/QXJS/IXQFW494/FT2QXJSIXQFW494.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/QXJS/IXQFW494/FT2QXJSIXQFW494.SMALL.jpg Organikmechanic All the wood we use for heating our house, cooking our food and heating washing water is free. We collect and then break down untreated pallet wood from various local enterprises. The wood is then graded into usable carpentry wood and firewood, I've included the film I made on this above too. Howev...
By: Organikmechanic

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 8 Jan 2017 09:15:49 PST