Instructables: exploring - workshop - energy http://www.instructables.com Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:54:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sunlight Director http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunlight-Director/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 08:39:12 PDT
Yard Barn electrical system http://www.instructables.com/id/Yard-Barn-electrical-system/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:57:22 PDT
fuel vaporizer for Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/fuel-vaporizer-for-Generator/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:25:45 PDT
DIY 400 Watt Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-400-Watt-Wind-Turbine/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:07:32 PDT
How to Fix Battery DIY Homemade Free Energy Generator Green Power for Cordless Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Battery-DIY-Homemade-Free-Energy-Genera/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 02:02:56 PDT
9 volt battery clip http://www.instructables.com/id/9-volt-battery-clip-1/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 18:09:08 PDT
Comparing Apples, Oranges, and Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/Comparing-Apples-Oranges-and-Batteries/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:01:17 PDT
Cheap and Easy Fireplace Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Fireplace-Heater/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:56:45 PDT
Homesteader wood fired hot tub http://www.instructables.com/id/Homesteader-wood-fired-hot-tub/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:41:37 PDT
DIY Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wind-Turbine-2/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:43:22 PDT
Attic Stair Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Attic-Stair-Cover/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:58:29 PDT
Fire Pool Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Pool-Heater/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:23:02 PDT
Shaky Leg Power Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Shaky-Leg-Power-Generator/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:32:34 PDT
Convert A PSU Into A Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-A-PSU-Into-A-Bench-Power-Supply/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 07:32:37 PDT
Soldering info http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-info/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/JSXY/HZV3RCU6/FPBJSXYHZV3RCU6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/JSXY/HZV3RCU6/FPBJSXYHZV3RCU6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/JSXY/HZV3RCU6/FPBJSXYHZV3RCU6.SMALL.jpg SparkySolar USB Rechargeable Soldering Iron: Solderdoodle Pro Uses of Different Soldering Iron Tips Electronics Soldering Mobile Workshop MAKE YOUR OWN SOLDERING STAND AT HOME How To: Desoldering How To: Soldering null null null null null
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 14:24:46 PDT
Heating a jacuzzi for a dollar a year http://www.instructables.com/id/Heating-a-jacuzzi-for-a-dollar-a-year-1/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 09:36:26 PDT
mini boiler http://www.instructables.com/id/mini-boiler/
mini boiler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/YS72/HZN0WTC9/FSXYS72HZN0WTC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/YS72/HZN0WTC9/FSXYS72HZN0WTC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/YS72/HZN0WTC9/FSXYS72HZN0WTC9.SMALL.jpg Taimoorzia a boiler of steam engine modle Make holes on can make two holes on one side and then put a piece of pipe in it for measuring the level of water and then make a big hole in the center of can then cover in with nut and a bolt this is the way of water inlet Steam outlet way make another hole besi...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 03:11:40 PDT
Crack the bottom of the beer bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Crack-the-bottom-of-the-beer-bottle/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:24:04 PDT
How to revive old lead acid batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-revive-old-lead-acid-batteries/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:31:46 PDT
Off-the-Grid Solar Wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-the-Grid-Solar-Wagon/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:10:19 PDT
Reusing Dead Electric Lighters for fun! http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusing-Dead-Electric-Lighters-for-fun/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 13:08:15 PDT
Power Supplies http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Supplies/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/UHYA/HYNYL81U/FVTUHYAHYNYL81U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/UHYA/HYNYL81U/FVTUHYAHYNYL81U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/UHYA/HYNYL81U/FVTUHYAHYNYL81U.SMALL.jpg volthaus I love simple circuits. These power supply circuits will probaby be the most simple curcuits you will build but they can be the basis of some really neat projects. Dual voltage regulated power supply for Arduino/microcontroller projects Simple but elegant circuit. Well laid out design too. Simp...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 03:15:08 PDT
Yet Another ATX Benchtop power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-ATX-Benchtop-power-supply/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 10:51:28 PDT
DIY Electric Water Heater Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Water-Heater-Timer/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 19:24:20 PDT
Anemometer on the Cheap (Wind Speed Meter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Anemometer-on-the-Cheap-Wind-Speed-Meter/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 05:02:33 PDT
Science fair: How accurate is the AC line frequency? http://www.instructables.com/id/Science-fair-How-accurate-is-the-AC-line-frequency/
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 11:42:02 PDT
Magnetic Motor Based On Power Difference http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Motor-Based-On-Power-Difference/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:40:08 PDT
World's Simplest Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Simplest-Motor/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:23:02 PDT
Inexpensive Mini Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Mini-Turbine/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:21:52 PDT
DIY Aircondition http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Aircondition/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:10:13 PDT
How to rejuvenate air conditioners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-rejuvenate-air-conditioners/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:06:58 PDT
DIY cheap and eco-friendly air condition unit concept http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-cheap-and-eco-friendly-air-condition-unit-conc/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 14:28:19 PDT
How To Build A Simple ARC Welder. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Simple-ARC-Welder/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 11:20:13 PDT
active canadian well http://www.instructables.com/id/active-canadian-well/
active canadian well - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/QUBY/HX8NOUHW/FZHQUBYHX8NOUHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/QUBY/HX8NOUHW/FZHQUBYHX8NOUHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/QUBY/HX8NOUHW/FZHQUBYHX8NOUHW.SMALL.jpg Régis MARUEJOULS Sorry for my english, but I am french.utilityA canadian well is known to refresh a house in summer, and help to worm it in winter. It is based on the fact that the ground two meters fil is as the annual average temperature (about 13°C in France). One or more tube is buried; with a fan we push air th...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 10:32:25 PDT
Propeller For Homemade Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Propeller-For-Homemade-Wind-Turbine/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 04:42:13 PDT
50 cent coin battery http://www.instructables.com/id/50-cent-coin-battery/
50 cent coin battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/7EIE/HX1W5K47/FD27EIEHX1W5K47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/7EIE/HX1W5K47/FD27EIEHX1W5K47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/7EIE/HX1W5K47/FD27EIEHX1W5K47.SMALL.jpg lazyboy395 In this instructable I will be showing you how to make a battery that can be made with common items found in your house. This is a very useful tool and can be used in everyday life for jobs as simple as lighting LEDs to charging your Ipod( if you "do the math"), and is easy to make and use. Materi...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 10:20:36 PDT
My vertical axis wind tuebine http://www.instructables.com/id/My-vertical-axis-wind-tuebine/
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:58:36 PDT
Diy Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Wind-Turbine-1/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 10:58:20 PDT
Tips For Saving Energy ( Cut Your Bills) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-For-Saving-Energy-Cut-Your-Bills/
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 02:31:32 PDT
Simple Backyard Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Backyard-Wind-Turbine/
Simple Backyard Wind Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NB9S/HWE9VQAS/FNINB9SHWE9VQAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NB9S/HWE9VQAS/FNINB9SHWE9VQAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NB9S/HWE9VQAS/FNINB9SHWE9VQAS.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Want to generate your own power? Want to do it easily? Tired of "how to" wind turbine searches that end up not showing you how to actually build one? We are!!!Here is a simple wind turbine that generates over 12 volts. Most of the parts can be bought at a local home improvement store and the other p...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 19:50:46 PDT
Wooden Multi plug http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Multi-plug/
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:53:07 PDT
Make a voltmeter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-voltmeter/
Make a voltmeter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/1JVT/HW4OIS2J/FX61JVTHW4OIS2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/1JVT/HW4OIS2J/FX61JVTHW4OIS2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/1JVT/HW4OIS2J/FX61JVTHW4OIS2J.SMALL.jpg argha halder Hi everone! I had been planning for quite a lot of time to make some projects, and finally a free weekend helped me publish it. Today I am going to show you how to make a cheap, lw tech, easy voltmeter that can give quite good readings of any battery's voltage. Sorry for any mistakes. Materials T...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 10:51:49 PDT
INTRODUCTION: http://www.instructables.com/id/INTRODUCTION-69/
INTRODUCTION: - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/JTG6/HVVKG41A/FW4JTG6HVVKG41A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/JTG6/HVVKG41A/FW4JTG6HVVKG41A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/JTG6/HVVKG41A/FW4JTG6HVVKG41A.SMALL.jpg ayushmnaik Automatic night light control system needs no manual operation for switching ON and OFF when there is need of light. It detects itself whether there is need for light or not. When darkness rises to a certain value then automatically light is switched ON and when there is other source of light i.e....
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 08:23:16 PDT
Free Battery powered Fan with 20 hour life http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Battery-powered-Fan-with-20-hour-life/
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Mon, 26 May 2014 08:29:11 PDT
Homemade Solar Suitcase! http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Solar-Suitcase/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 10:33:32 PDT
Helical Vawt (blades and charge controller) http://www.instructables.com/id/Helical-Vawt-blades-only/
Helical Vawt (blades and charge controller) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/Q641/HVCUT6EL/FX8Q641HVCUT6EL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/Q641/HVCUT6EL/FX8Q641HVCUT6EL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/Q641/HVCUT6EL/FX8Q641HVCUT6EL.SMALL.jpg petercd A PVC bladed type of helical wind turbine, inspired by the 3 bladed version of TyPower2. In an attempt to emulate the Savonius profile, I used a heat gun to curve the blade tips. To produce usable power one needs: a turbine, wind or water. a generator, coupled to the turbine. a r...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 16:07:53 PDT
Oil Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Lamp-5/
Oil Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/TLIK/HV9FUWOK/F3CTLIKHV9FUWOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/TLIK/HV9FUWOK/F3CTLIKHV9FUWOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/TLIK/HV9FUWOK/F3CTLIKHV9FUWOK.SMALL.jpg griffenjoy1277 Oil lamps come from the early 1800s. This project is a cool experiment. Materials - Vegetable oil- Bottle- Cotton string Filling The Bottle Fill the bottle half way with your vegetable oil. Adding String Put a piece of string through the top of the bottle and let it soak. (Using cotton st...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 17:46:36 PDT
Black Powder http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Powder-1/
Black Powder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/R413/HV9FUVPS/F84R413HV9FUVPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/R413/HV9FUVPS/F84R413HV9FUVPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/R413/HV9FUVPS/F84R413HV9FUVPS.SMALL.jpg griffenjoy1277 Well, I was board one day and decided to make Black Powder. So I went on youtube and looked up " How to Make Black Powder", after that, I went to work. This whole process takes about 5-10 minutes. Materials - Highlighter - Matches- pliers- pop can- metal shears or scissors Pop Can Tray Firs...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 16:15:42 PDT
Solar Power Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Power-Plant/
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Wed, 14 May 2014 00:12:12 PDT
Power your USB Devices with a 6-24V power source like solar panels http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-your-USB-Devices-with-a-6-24V-power-source-l/
Power your USB Devices with a 6-24V power source like solar panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/3S6O/HURHU2II/F0Z3S6OHURHU2II.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/3S6O/HURHU2II/F0Z3S6OHURHU2II.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/3S6O/HURHU2II/F0Z3S6OHURHU2II.SMALL.jpg cp123127 Have you ever found yourself with a 6-24V power source, or solar panels wishing you could charge your phone or run any other 5V USB device? Well now you can! This is a guide to encasing a $10 buck bonverter (also called a switching converter), so that you can use a wide array of voltages to charg...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 15:12:50 PDT