Instructables: exploring - workshop - energy http://www.instructables.com Sun, 24 May 2015 14:40:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Using a Thermal Camera to find Electrical Problems! http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-Thermal-Camera-to-find-Electrical-Problems/
Using a Thermal Camera to find Electrical Problems! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/T000/I9TR5JXC/FA3T000I9TR5JXC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/T000/I9TR5JXC/FA3T000I9TR5JXC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/T000/I9TR5JXC/FA3T000I9TR5JXC.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I recently published an article on the basic (qualitative) use of a thermal camera.http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Use-of-a-Thermal-Imager/Shortly after this publication I performed a thermal survey on an electrical installation. The findings were significant. I thought it best to create this ...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 05:09:41 PDT
Wind turbine mount using old office chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-turbine-mount-using-old-office-chair/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 11:00:23 PDT
Running a DSL Router from a 12v Battery (Anti-Loadshedding DSL) http://www.instructables.com/id/Running-a-DSL-Router-from-12v-Battery-Anti-Loadshe/
Running a DSL Router from a 12v Battery (Anti-Loadshedding DSL) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/XVBB/I9Q9GFV6/FGCXVBBI9Q9GFV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/XVBB/I9Q9GFV6/FGCXVBBI9Q9GFV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/XVBB/I9Q9GFV6/FGCXVBBI9Q9GFV6.SMALL.jpg Wynand Booysen Welcome to my first instructable.Due to "loadshedding" in South Africa, which is nothing more than a fancy term provided for controlled rolling blackouts from the national electrical provider Eskom (loadshedding status page), we find ourselves for up to 4.5 hours being 'loadshedded' sometimes e...
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Sat, 16 May 2015 03:28:34 PDT
Stuff I like http://www.instructables.com/id/Stuff-I-like-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/M34M/I9OSLGZ1/FWBM34MI9OSLGZ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/M34M/I9OSLGZ1/FWBM34MI9OSLGZ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/M34M/I9OSLGZ1/FWBM34MI9OSLGZ1.SMALL.jpg 012345678901234567890 null null Backyard Duct Tape Kayak No TV unless you exercise! How to Construct a Simple Boat Rope made from plastic shopping bags Make rope out of dead plants -- with no tools Humorous Rope Barometer Hidden Compartment in a Deer Mount Off-Grid Washing Machine ...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 16:32:37 PDT
Bleaching powder battery http://www.instructables.com/id/bleaching-powder-battrey/
Bleaching powder battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/KFEQ/I9NE5A2J/FDAKFEQI9NE5A2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/KFEQ/I9NE5A2J/FDAKFEQI9NE5A2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/KFEQ/I9NE5A2J/FDAKFEQI9NE5A2J.SMALL.jpg prabha.vj.376 Its a simple homemade battery costs around .92$ Materials 500g of ordinary chlorax bleachTap water×1 clip cable×10 50ml small container's×10 aluminum strips×10 copper stripsmultiple voltametre Cells construction Take a knife , make two slits , beware make one small and make one bit large and m...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 01:04:04 PDT
Ice Piston http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Piston/
Ice Piston - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/VDQK/I9JR67SA/FEKVDQKI9JR67SA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/VDQK/I9JR67SA/FEKVDQKI9JR67SA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/VDQK/I9JR67SA/FEKVDQKI9JR67SA.SMALL.jpg DavidW42 This is a simple thermal engine you can build at home. It's power/size ratio is amazing and the temperature range it operates in can be sourced cleanly and greenly :)
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Mon, 11 May 2015 17:47:08 PDT
DIY design to turn your gas stove to electric energy saving Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-design-to-turn-your-gas-stove-to-electric-ener/
DIY design to turn your gas stove to electric energy saving Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/SX1M/I9E1BZWC/FO2SX1MI9E1BZWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/SX1M/I9E1BZWC/FO2SX1MI9E1BZWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/SX1M/I9E1BZWC/FO2SX1MI9E1BZWC.SMALL.jpg Crazynventor I made a DIY design to make a energy saving electric stove.It will also create gas with electricity.We know that there will be lack of natural gas in future.So we can't use natural gas in future and many countries are using electric stove now.But those stoves needs a lot of electricity to work.But i...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 04:43:01 PDT
The danger of slack electrical connections, and fixing them! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-danger-of-slack-electrical-connections-and-fix/
The danger of slack electrical connections, and fixing them! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/K2UW/I9C83DGG/FZYK2UWI9C83DGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/K2UW/I9C83DGG/FZYK2UWI9C83DGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/K2UW/I9C83DGG/FZYK2UWI9C83DGG.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby In the world of electrical power it's important that all connections be made securely. It's gotta be tight (not so tight that you strip threads off bolts/screws) to prevent high resistance contacts which will create heat. Soldering of power connections (where practical) helps to alleviate any future...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 02:08:28 PDT
Efficient DIY wind turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Efficient-DIY-wind-turbine/
Efficient DIY wind turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/64MX/I93FCUQ1/F0K64MXI93FCUQ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/64MX/I93FCUQ1/F0K64MXI93FCUQ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/64MX/I93FCUQ1/F0K64MXI93FCUQ1.SMALL.jpg Greenenergyprojects http://www.greenenergy-projects.com/https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6XHLKZMvb-cThis Instructable shows you how you can build your very own fully functioning 'DIY wind turbine'. The wind turbine you create may be very different from the one that I built as the blades, generator, tower height, etc. Ma...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 06:57:10 PDT
Sound Dampening your Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Dampening-your-Generator/
Sound Dampening your Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/CPDW/I8ZQXDKS/FBNCPDWI8ZQXDKS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/CPDW/I8ZQXDKS/FBNCPDWI8ZQXDKS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/CPDW/I8ZQXDKS/FBNCPDWI8ZQXDKS.SMALL.jpg kevlace81 This is my first Instructable and so I would appreciate any comments on areas to improve. That being said, lets jump straight in.As a modern human being, I find that just about everything that I use at home on a daily basis is electrically powered. Since most of these things make my life a happier p...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:55:07 PDT
DIY Wood Emergency Power Bank by TP4056 Li-Ion Charging and USB DC Voltage Step-up Boost Module http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Emergency-Power-Bank-by-TP4056-Li-Ion-Cha/
DIY Wood Emergency Power Bank by TP4056 Li-Ion Charging and USB DC Voltage Step-up Boost Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/XP74/I8H6APYO/FVDXP74I8H6APYO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/XP74/I8H6APYO/FVDXP74I8H6APYO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/XP74/I8H6APYO/FVDXP74I8H6APYO.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY Wood Emergency Power Bank by TP4056 Li-Ion Charging and USB DC Voltage Step-up Boost Module very cheap about 10 USD for 3 modude ( + Protector Batteries Module ), Wood box DIY, 2 cells laptop 18650, and more base tools, few time sunday, You can try do it now:More Homemade External Power Bank Bac...
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 02:02:14 PDT
Solar Free Energy Generator Homemade Free Electricity Free Green Power Energy http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Free-Energy-Generator-Homemade-Free-Electric/
Solar Free Energy Generator Homemade Free Electricity Free Green Power Energy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/30CT/I8J9UKH4/FDB30CTI8J9UKH4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/30CT/I8J9UKH4/FDB30CTI8J9UKH4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/30CT/I8J9UKH4/FDB30CTI8J9UKH4.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Solar Free Energy very simple with:Mini solar panel 4 watt or 6 watt ( about 5 or 10 USD very lot on EBay ), Protector Batteries Module.TP4056 1A Li-Ion Battery Charging Module ( 1Ampe for 3 cells or 700mA for 2 cells )Batteries 18650 and Box ( 2 or 3 cells per box )Led super light 3watt ( x 1, 3 or...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 07:20:58 PDT
DIY Emergency Power Bank with AA Batteries and USB DC Voltage Step-up Boost Module http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Emergency-Power-Bank-with-AA-Batteries-and-USB/
DIY Emergency Power Bank with AA Batteries and USB DC Voltage Step-up Boost Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/42RZ/I8FQXF1X/F7Z42RZI8FQXF1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/42RZ/I8FQXF1X/F7Z42RZI8FQXF1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/42RZ/I8FQXF1X/F7Z42RZI8FQXF1X.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY Emergency Power Bank with AA Batteries and USB DC Voltage Step-up Boost ModuleAn AA battery is a standard size of a single cell cylindrical dry battery. AA batteries are commonly used in portable electronic devices. An AA battery is composed of a single electrochemical cell that may be either a...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 09:34:07 PDT
Cheap Mobile Battery Wall Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Mobile-Battery-Wall-Outlet/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 13:56:16 PDT
Energy http://www.instructables.com/id/Energy-5/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/96LT/I8BGFRWW/FBX96LTI8BGFRWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/96LT/I8BGFRWW/FBX96LTI8BGFRWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/96LT/I8BGFRWW/FBX96LTI8BGFRWW.SMALL.jpg ddpruitt How to build a Rocket Mass Heater Open Source Solarpad Kit Solar USB Charger Saving the World with a Giant Solar Death Ray Giant Fresnel Lens Deathray: An Experiment in Optics DIY Solar Tracker Stirling Engine Desktop Fire-Tornado Stepper Motor + Arduino + Solar Tracke...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 06:31:09 PDT
Homemade Emergency Energy Batteries USB Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Emergency-Energy-Batteries-USB-Power-Supp/
Homemade Emergency Energy Batteries USB Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/4PTM/I86P8BIP/FVN4PTMI86P8BIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/4PTM/I86P8BIP/FVN4PTMI86P8BIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/4PTM/I86P8BIP/FVN4PTMI86P8BIP.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 More Homemade External Power Bank Backup Battery DIY here:Homemade Emergency Energy Batteries USB Power Supply DIY Cheap External Portable Power Bank Backup very cheap and easy do it ai your home Materials Needed: 25 mm x 120 mm x 2 Flexiglass Clear in 4mm thicknes25 mm x 60 mm x 2 Flexiglass Clear ...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 02:36:31 PDT
Homemade Emergency Energy Batteries USB Power under 5 USD http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Emergency-Energy-Batteries-USB-Power-unde/
Homemade Emergency Energy Batteries USB Power under 5 USD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/0L69/I85QN7Z6/FSI0L69I85QN7Z6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/0L69/I85QN7Z6/FSI0L69I85QN7Z6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/0L69/I85QN7Z6/FSI0L69I85QN7Z6.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 More Homemade External Power Bank Backup Battery for Smart Phone here:Homemade Emergency Energy Batteries USB Power with DC-DC step-up module (0.9V ~ 5V) step-up circuit board 5V 600MA USB Charger for MP3/MP4 Phone Power Boost Converter Step Up Module about 2 USD and 1 or 2 cells laptop batteries br...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 04:06:43 PDT
LedUSB : Converting Solar Energy Into Electrical Energy With the Use of LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/LedUSB-Converting-Solar-Energy-Into-Electrical-Ene/
LedUSB : Converting Solar Energy Into Electrical Energy With the Use of LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/U4MP/I841TBDB/FWVU4MPI841TBDB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/U4MP/I841TBDB/FWVU4MPI841TBDB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/U4MP/I841TBDB/FWVU4MPI841TBDB.SMALL.jpg Mr AbAk Yes you read it right.Today we are going to make a LED matrix that generates free energy enough to charge your phones and tablets.It is a portable handheld device that can charge a device. We had the main concern on that it should be portable , lightweight and cheap.This LED matrix can be made very ...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 09:04:19 PDT
Simple waste oil burners Construction http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-waste-oil-burners-Construction/
Simple waste oil burners Construction - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1OWX/I834VQLR/FOL1OWXI834VQLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1OWX/I834VQLR/FOL1OWXI834VQLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1OWX/I834VQLR/FOL1OWXI834VQLR.SMALL.jpg glumpy These are a couple of very simple to construct waste oil burners. They will run on anything from engine oil to veg, transmission fluid, Hydrulic and any other oil. You can warm up some animal fat or lard and they will be perfectly happy with that too!The key to these burners is the air/ oil feed tu...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 18:25:20 PDT
Cycle Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Cycle-Battery-Charger/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:00:59 PDT
Perfect lab bench power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-lab-bench-power-supply/
Perfect lab bench power supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/QMH5/I7N5Z223/FKHQMH5I7N5Z223.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/QMH5/I7N5Z223/FKHQMH5I7N5Z223.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/QMH5/I7N5Z223/FKHQMH5I7N5Z223.SMALL.jpg chelseabun As an electrician, I know how a power supply play a role in working of electrical instrument. The power supply is the first thing you have to think of. It has to conformity with your uses. I made a ATX power supply from old computer PSU. It's powerful, safety, nearly perfect for many uses but it has...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:50:30 PDT
Building a new type Vertical Axis Wind Turbine (VAWT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-new-type-Vertical-Axis-Wind-Turbine-VAW/
Building a new type Vertical Axis Wind Turbine (VAWT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/OZLC/I7Q0TKTK/FSWOZLCI7Q0TKTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/OZLC/I7Q0TKTK/FSWOZLCI7Q0TKTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/OZLC/I7Q0TKTK/FSWOZLCI7Q0TKTK.SMALL.jpg nitcool This project will comprise of a renewable energy source which is controlled by TI msp430 controller by closed loop system. This renewable energy source will use a magnetically levitated vertical axis wind turbine with single phase permanent magnet alternator made by our team. There will be 3 station...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 05:58:40 PDT
DIY Electronic Oscillator module as Alternating Current Generator Homemade http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electronic-Oscillator-module-as-Alternating-Cu/
DIY Electronic Oscillator module as Alternating Current Generator Homemade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/8E01/I7N62GO4/F518E01I7N62GO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/8E01/I7N62GO4/F518E01I7N62GO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/8E01/I7N62GO4/F518E01I7N62GO4.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Energy needs to move back and forth from one form to another for an oscillator to work. You can make a very simple oscillator by connecting a capacitor, transistor and an inductor together. If you've read How Capacitors Work and How Inductors Work, you know that both capacitors and inductors store e...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 05:02:56 PDT
mouse trap tractor http://www.instructables.com/id/mouse-trap-tractor/
mouse trap tractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/RK9K/I7LQJ1IH/F94RK9KI7LQJ1IH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/RK9K/I7LQJ1IH/F94RK9KI7LQJ1IH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/RK9K/I7LQJ1IH/F94RK9KI7LQJ1IH.SMALL.jpg cossette14 Mouse trap cars are a fun activity to help discover new ways of working together in groups and possibly making a new friendship. materials needed metal rod mouse traprivetsrivet gun3 wheels2 rubber bands 2 2 inch pvc tubings 1 4 inch piece of pvc pipetape drillstring of some sortpliershot glue 6 ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 11:48:08 PDT
Solar Free Energy Generator Homemade Batteries Charge with TP4056 Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Free-Energy-Generator-Homemade-Batteries-Cha/
Solar Free Energy Generator Homemade Batteries Charge with TP4056 Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/5XFA/I7LQHV37/FV45XFAI7LQHV37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/5XFA/I7LQHV37/FV45XFAI7LQHV37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/5XFA/I7LQHV37/FV45XFAI7LQHV37.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 TP4056 Module are charge board very nice work and cheap for laptop cell batteries 18650 4v2 1 AmpeSolar mini module 6 Volt 4 Watt or 6 Volt 8 Watt best choice for 2 or 3 cells 18650 - Laptop cells 18650 from 2000mAh to 3400mAh very lot on Ebay, Please check which batteries are good though checking h...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 05:01:14 PDT
Homemade Portable Power Bank Backup Battery for Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Portable-Power-Bank-Backup-Battery-for-Mo/
Homemade Portable Power Bank Backup Battery for Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/O0TE/I7LQHVPG/F8PO0TEI7LQHVPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/O0TE/I7LQHVPG/F8PO0TEI7LQHVPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/O0TE/I7LQHVPG/F8PO0TEI7LQHVPG.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Portable Power Bank Backup Battery for Mobile with :Battery Holders, 2 or 3 laptop batteries cells 18650, MC34063 Presented here is the simple circuit of one boost (step-up) converter, which can output steady 5VDC supply from a 3,2 VDC input. This circuit can be used to power your 5V for y...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 10:04:40 PDT
Homemade External Power Bank Backup Battery for Smart Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-External-Power-Bank-Backup-Battery-for-Sm/
Homemade External Power Bank Backup Battery for Smart Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/C9QO/I7HG7B04/FKRC9QOI7HG7B04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/C9QO/I7HG7B04/FKRC9QOI7HG7B04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/C9QO/I7HG7B04/FKRC9QOI7HG7B04.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 If you got a Android or Iphone, and like all smartphones; the battery won't last more than eight hours.When you go on long trips, I like to be prepared. I also like to listen to music, user web , video or game you need external Power Bank Backup Battery You can buy but you can homemade it very cheap...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:22:14 PDT
How to light a rocket mass heater http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-light-a-rocket-mass-heater/
How to light a rocket mass heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/IU4S/I7GRZT8P/FXTIU4SI7GRZT8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/IU4S/I7GRZT8P/FXTIU4SI7GRZT8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/IU4S/I7GRZT8P/FXTIU4SI7GRZT8P.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH It can be finicky at first, but with a little practice you can become a master at it!Explaining what the heck a rocket mass heater is would be outside the scope of this instructable, so it assumes that you already know what one is.This particular one is a very long system. Forty foot horizontal with...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 18:39:46 PDT
cheap power supply for projects (20v) http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-power-supply-for-projects-20v/
cheap power supply for projects (20v) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/SLS9/I7AB38N2/FV3SLS9I7AB38N2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/SLS9/I7AB38N2/FV3SLS9I7AB38N2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/SLS9/I7AB38N2/FV3SLS9I7AB38N2.SMALL.jpg AlexZ2 This is a cheap and easy power supply that can be used for many things. Materials 1. laptop power supply (old)2. hot glue 3. electrical tape 4. wire cutters(optional)5. 3 nails6. voltmeter7. scissors 8. small cardboard box no soldering required cut end off the cable that plugs into your lapt...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 19:09:27 PDT
World's simpliest DC current limiter http://www.instructables.com/id/World-simpliest-DC-current-limiter/
World's simpliest DC current limiter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/EZG9/I760QCYD/FE0EZG9I760QCYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/EZG9/I760QCYD/FE0EZG9I760QCYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/EZG9/I760QCYD/FE0EZG9I760QCYD.SMALL.jpg chelseabun Greeting. My hobby is electrical, I'm an amateur electrician and also a DIYer. Today I will make a DC current limiter.Recently, I designing a bench lab power supply and I need a current limiter to avoid overload. I also want a current limiter to play with other things like motor, etc... As a lazy pe...
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:18:43 PDT
Radical Robert's DC PowerHouse http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-PowerHouse/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/XTQO/I760O6GW/FXZXTQOI760O6GW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/XTQO/I760O6GW/FXZXTQOI760O6GW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/XTQO/I760O6GW/FXZXTQOI760O6GW.SMALL.jpg BobDohse A collection of Instructables useful for various types of DC power production and use. null null null null null Hand Crank Phone Charger How to Get Emergency Power from a Phone Line Solar Powered Trike Rain or Shine Solar Charger 3)AA's charges a 3.7 vdc cell ph...
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 10:42:48 PDT
Make A Plastic Melter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Plastic-Melter/
Make A Plastic Melter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/Q7E9/I6RSN2VU/FH6Q7E9I6RSN2VU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/Q7E9/I6RSN2VU/FH6Q7E9I6RSN2VU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/Q7E9/I6RSN2VU/FH6Q7E9I6RSN2VU.SMALL.jpg Weapons out of household objects Get A Glue Gun You will need this too make the melting part at the tip Screw Driver And Electrical Tape You need these to take apart the glue gun and to do the body Get A Pair Of Scissors You will need to gut the tape off Optional) Get 3M Foil Tape You will want this I the tip to do it...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 21:12:54 PST
Money Equals Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Energy-in-Your-Pocket/
Money Equals Power - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/2VHZ/I6SNVL32/F3W2VHZI6SNVL32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/2VHZ/I6SNVL32/F3W2VHZI6SNVL32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/2VHZ/I6SNVL32/F3W2VHZI6SNVL32.SMALL.jpg Meir3D Have you ever thought of power being in your pocket or in your change jar. There is, but it is not quite free energy. It costs about a quarter of a dollar for 6 volts! Excited yet? If so let's get started...The items you will need are:White VinegarPenniesZinc WashersCardboardTin FoilVolt MeterSc...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 21:02:31 PST
Seeing Green Energy Stars - The Wind Turbine Myth http://www.instructables.com/id/Seeing-Green-Energy-Stars-The-Wind-Turbin-Myth/
Seeing Green Energy Stars - The Wind Turbine Myth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/48BH/I6SNVKKY/F2U48BHI6SNVKKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/48BH/I6SNVKKY/F2U48BHI6SNVKKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/48BH/I6SNVKKY/F2U48BHI6SNVKKY.SMALL.jpg biochemtronics When it comes to MAKING GREEN ENERGY, we need to know which green energy systems work and which ones don't. We also need to know how well those systems work. If making electricity is your priority and you don't live in an area that gets a lot of wind then you need to forget about building a wind tur...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 21:01:43 PST
The solar charger http://www.instructables.com/id/The-solar-charguer/
The solar charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/7W5A/I6RSOQ3X/FM17W5AI6RSOQ3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/7W5A/I6RSOQ3X/FM17W5AI6RSOQ3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/7W5A/I6RSOQ3X/FM17W5AI6RSOQ3X.SMALL.jpg thereal13 One of our current and most important problems is climate changue, it is produced by greenhouse emissions, carbon monoxide and methane are two of the most important greenhouse gases, and it generates a very significant rise at our planet temperatura, but we can do something about, we are introducing...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 20:57:18 PST
How to create an incentive-based campaign to save energy at school http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-an-incentive-based-campaign-to-save-/
How to create an incentive-based campaign to save energy at school - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/83KJ/I6RSNV2W/FSR83KJI6RSNV2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/83KJ/I6RSNV2W/FSR83KJI6RSNV2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/83KJ/I6RSNV2W/FSR83KJI6RSNV2W.SMALL.jpg FridaD Burning fossil fuels is one of the leading causes of the Climate Change.Electricity is produced mainly by the burning fossil fuels, with this campaign you will easily save energy at your school. How? Just using it efficiently, this means mitigate the electricity waste. The characteristics of the cam...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 19:32:32 PST
Body Heat Powered Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Body-Heat-Powered-Flashlight/
Body Heat Powered Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Y8TI/I6RSNT3F/FZ4Y8TII6RSNT3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Y8TI/I6RSNT3F/FZ4Y8TII6RSNT3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Y8TI/I6RSNT3F/FZ4Y8TII6RSNT3F.SMALL.jpg MITinventorbot Humans are a living energy source. We produce body heat, we walk, and our blood flows throughout our body. All of these energy sources from our body can be used to generate electricity. So why have we not taken advantage of those sources, and used them, especially for people do not have access to el...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 19:28:19 PST
L.F.T.R. the New age of Nuclear http://www.instructables.com/id/LFTR-the-New-age-of-Nuclear/
L.F.T.R. the New age of Nuclear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/87QM/I6RSI7CW/FYX87QMI6RSI7CW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/87QM/I6RSI7CW/FYX87QMI6RSI7CW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/87QM/I6RSI7CW/FYX87QMI6RSI7CW.SMALL.jpg tlp801 Now, before an angry mob swarms to grab their torches and pitchforks, hear me out. A lot has improved technologically since the 1940's and 50's… Improvements by leaps and bounds, so don't you think it's worth an honest consideration..??I promise, if you watch the videos I've posted, you'll find th...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:07:30 PST
Super-Easy Solar Oven!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Solar-Oven/
Super-Easy Solar Oven!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/ZL2M/I6RSGVRX/FU1ZL2MI6RSGVRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/ZL2M/I6RSGVRX/FU1ZL2MI6RSGVRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/ZL2M/I6RSGVRX/FU1ZL2MI6RSGVRX.SMALL.jpg nicolavic98 A lot of us love to bake. And a lot of us love cookies even more. But no one loves paying bills. Electric bills always end up showing hefty amounts....but what if we could help limit those costs in a fun way?Ovens are typically set between 300 and 500 degrees Fahrenheit. An oven at 350 degrees Fahre...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:27:20 PST
The problem of green energy saving - simple DIY electrolysis http://www.instructables.com/id/The-problem-of-green-energy-saving-simple-DIY-elec/
The problem of green energy saving - simple DIY electrolysis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/PUGZ/I6RSITGG/F1QPUGZI6RSITGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/PUGZ/I6RSITGG/F1QPUGZI6RSITGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/PUGZ/I6RSITGG/F1QPUGZI6RSITGG.SMALL.jpg lusch Where does our energy come from when the sun doesn't shine and the wind doesn't blow?This is one of the most important questions regarding those new technologies and the average citizen might think of batteries. Where else would you store energy right ? Wrong! I mean .. Kind of wrong ..And kind of r...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:10:22 PST
Building A Low Cost Stirling Engine for Power Generation http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-A-Low-Cost-Stirling-Engine-for-Power-Gene/
Building A Low Cost Stirling Engine for Power Generation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/MZGL/I6RSFGGV/FSHMZGLI6RSFGGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/MZGL/I6RSFGGV/FSHMZGLI6RSFGGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/MZGL/I6RSFGGV/FSHMZGLI6RSFGGV.SMALL.jpg jparacuelles Before I will start my Instructables want to emphasize that this is not a finish project and still going on as of the moment I'm creating this Instructables. I already spent more than 3 months making this though I am near to realization still it is not enough to finish the whole system on time. No...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 07:24:53 PST
Recover Exhaust Energy http://www.instructables.com/id/Recover-Exhaust-Energy/
Recover Exhaust Energy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/TCF5/I6RSE09W/FJVTCF5I6RSE09W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/TCF5/I6RSE09W/FJVTCF5I6RSE09W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/TCF5/I6RSE09W/FJVTCF5I6RSE09W.SMALL.jpg Pushan Panda While the world is making the evolution towards cleaner and greener sources of transportation, we still have some years to go before making a full transition to these technologies. Even then it would take most of the world some further years to catch up to those innovations. Here we present a sma...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 05:31:30 PST
Pvc Wind Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Pvc-Wind-Mill/
Pvc Wind Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/9P8N/I6QD3554/FN49P8NI6QD3554.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/9P8N/I6QD3554/FN49P8NI6QD3554.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/9P8N/I6QD3554/FN49P8NI6QD3554.SMALL.jpg Dillpickle2413 This is a wind powered turbine that shows you that you can make power by using the wind. This costs around 50 dollars, and is easy to build in a day. Materials you will need are: ◊ (5) 1” PVC 90° Fittings ◊ (3) 1” PVC T Fittings ◊ (5 ft) 1” PVC Pipe ◊ (1) 1” PVC Coupler ◊ (1) Motor 500 (Pitsco)...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 18:05:14 PST
GENERADOR ELECTRICO CON MOTORES BRUSHLESS http://www.instructables.com/id/GENERADOR-ELECTRICO-CON-MOTORES-BRUSHLESS/
GENERADOR ELECTRICO CON MOTORES BRUSHLESS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/XULY/I6QD2PBI/F38XULYI6QD2PBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/XULY/I6QD2PBI/F38XULYI6QD2PBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/XULY/I6QD2PBI/F38XULYI6QD2PBI.SMALL.jpg jmoreno555 "El mundo ha cambiado. Lo siento en el agua. Lo siento en la tierra. Lo huelo en el aire. Mucho de lo que fue se ha perdido..." - The Lord of the Rings.Ciertamente...hablando del Petróleo y de las Energías No Renovables, mucho de lo que fue se ha perdido.Necesitamos nuevas formas de producción de En...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 16:53:10 PST
Water Saver for Toilet Flush Tanks. http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Saver-for-Toilet-Flush-Tanks/
Water Saver for Toilet Flush Tanks. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/RM95/I6NIBMN6/FHFRM95I6NIBMN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/RM95/I6NIBMN6/FHFRM95I6NIBMN6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/RM95/I6NIBMN6/FHFRM95I6NIBMN6.SMALL.jpg rajavesw Introduction:A simple & effective way to reduce water consumption in flush tank of wash roomGenerally flush tanks are designed as “1 size fits all”.But most of the High Raise buildings doesn’t need the same quantity of water to flush.The Problem:By adjusting the Float level, you can reduce the water...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:55:35 PST
Energy Efficient Multipurpose Home made Humidifier, Nebulizer, Room Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Energy-Efficient-Multipurpose-Home-made-Humidifier/
Energy Efficient Multipurpose Home made Humidifier, Nebulizer, Room Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/318S/I6NIBXT7/FHD318SI6NIBXT7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/318S/I6NIBXT7/FHD318SI6NIBXT7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/318S/I6NIBXT7/FHD318SI6NIBXT7.SMALL.jpg rajavesw Introduction:Home Made, Energy Efficient Room Heater, Humidifier, Nebulizer using a regular Induction Stove & Indian Idly Cooker (or any steel vessel).Required materials:1.) A standard Induction Stove (Cook top) Portable one.2.) Indian Idly Cooker or any suitable vessel3.) Water.4.) Eucalyptus oil o...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 08:33:18 PST
Energy Saver for your water heater / Geyser http://www.instructables.com/id/Energy-Saver-for-your-water-heater-Geyser/
Energy Saver for your water heater / Geyser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/SSK1/I6NIBHMS/FPFSSK1I6NIBHMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/SSK1/I6NIBHMS/FPFSSK1I6NIBHMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/SSK1/I6NIBHMS/FPFSSK1I6NIBHMS.SMALL.jpg rajavesw Introduction:A simple & effective way to reduce your Power Consumption for your water heater / Geyser.Typically all modern buildings have the Aerator / fizzer installed in the Taps, which gives a foamy water.Advantages: •Prevent splashing•Shaping the water stream coming out of the faucet spout •Wate...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 06:50:27 PST
Mini Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Heater/
Mini Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/HE81/I6NI8W4F/FSEHE81I6NI8W4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/HE81/I6NI8W4F/FSEHE81I6NI8W4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/HE81/I6NI8W4F/FSEHE81I6NI8W4F.SMALL.jpg Nate Oaks This device is a personal mini heater. I will show you how to make this in less than 10 minutes and $5! Gather Your Supplies For this, you will need these items:1. Thin wire (I used 30 gauge wire).2. A small diameter tube. (I used a thin metal tube from an old air soft gun).3. Duct Tape (Optiona...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:43:25 PST
easy way too get energy http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-way-too-get-energy/
easy way too get energy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/VGU8/I6NIHFNU/FX1VGU8I6NIHFNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/VGU8/I6NIHFNU/FX1VGU8I6NIHFNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/VGU8/I6NIHFNU/FX1VGU8I6NIHFNU.SMALL.jpg raghav.roxx this project is how we can generate electricity with the help of solar power To make solar power death point to make this you need mirrors, satellite dish and glue Blueprint of the project for this you need a proper set-up which meet the need of this project with the help of this dish...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 13:28:02 PST
Playing Pacman Using Makey Makey http://www.instructables.com/id/Makey-Makey/
Playing Pacman Using Makey Makey - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/YLQO/I6NI62QH/FY3YLQOI6NI62QH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/YLQO/I6NI62QH/FY3YLQOI6NI62QH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/YLQO/I6NI62QH/FY3YLQOI6NI62QH.SMALL.jpg Swamiji1 What is Makey Makey?Turn the whole world into a keyboard. It's a simple Invention Kit for Beginners or Experts doing art, engineering, and everything in between.How Does it Work?Alligator Clip two objects to the Makey Makey. For example, you and a banana (or an ice cube, or a kitty cat). When you to...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:36:50 PST