Instructables: exploring - workshop - solar - rechargeable http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:41:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 From a dim garden light to a bright flash light. (solar) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-dim-garden-light-to-bright-flash-light-solar/
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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 17:37:38 PDT
Create Your Own Solar Powered Mason Jar Nightlight from Junk http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Your-Own-Solar-Powered-Mason-Jar-Nightlight/
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Sun, 26 May 2013 10:03:32 PDT
make a solar rechargeable xbox 360 controller. http://www.instructables.com/id/make-a-solar-rechargeable-xbox-360-controller/
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Sun, 12 May 2013 14:33:07 PDT
Building a portable power station for field charging http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-portable-power-station-for-field-chargi/
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Mon, 12 Oct 2009 21:56:11 PDT
Solar AA (NiMH) Battery charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-AA-NiMH-Battery-charger/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2009 12:08:17 PDT
Turn a solar light into... a solar light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-solar-light-into...-a-solar-light!/
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Sun, 1 Apr 2007 18:04:17 PDT
Home-made Sun Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-Sun-Jar/
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Sat, 18 Nov 2006 19:44:19 PST
$6 Solar Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/%246-Solar-Fan/
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Wed, 5 Jul 2006 11:18:07 PDT
Versatile Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-Computer/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2005 07:05:05 PST