Instructables: exploring - workshop - battery http://www.instructables.com Thu, 8 Dec 2016 12:56:54 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY: Lithium Battery To NiCd Power Tool (With Simple Adapter) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lithium-Battery-to-NiCd-Power-Tool-With-Simple/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 10:17:59 PST
How to Make a Fire With Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fire-With-Battery/
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 07:20:42 PST
36V 32Ah Li-ion Battery for an Electric Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/36V-32Ah-Li-ion-Battery-for-an-Electric-Longboard/
36V 32Ah Li-ion Battery for an Electric Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/6TQ7/IVO3PDNJ/F1I6TQ7IVO3PDNJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/6TQ7/IVO3PDNJ/F1I6TQ7IVO3PDNJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/6TQ7/IVO3PDNJ/F1I6TQ7IVO3PDNJ.SMALL.jpg EVMadrid Building video of a high energy density 36V 32Ah (1.15kWh) 110 cells Li-ion battery that works as an upgrade of the default 36V 15Ah LiFePO4 original battery was previously installed on a all terrain e-longboard.The new battery were customized to fit perfectly the volume available at the same time s...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 07:07:33 PST
14V 7000mAh Li-ion Battery for DJI Phantom FC40 http://www.instructables.com/id/14V-7000mAh-Li-ion-Battery-for-DJI-Phantom-FC40/
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 17:30:24 PST
Organize your batteries for fun and profit! http://www.instructables.com/id/Organize-Your-Batteries-for-Fun-and-Profit/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 14:17:35 PST
How to make a Propeller Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Propeller-Car/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 22:31:49 PST
90V 60W Solar Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/90V-60W-Solar-Panel/
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 20:18:40 PST
DIY: Repair Faulty NiMH Battery Instead Of Buying New One http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Repair-Faulty-NiMH-Battery-Instead-of-Buying-N/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 12:23:48 PST
How to Change Battery on Daniel Wellington Watch? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Battery-on-Daniel-Wellington-Watch/
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Wed, 2 Nov 2016 15:32:18 PDT
DIY: Squeeze Extra Capacity From Old NiCd Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Squeeze-Extra-Capacity-From-Old-NiCd-Batteries/
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:53:31 PDT
Tutorial: 2006 Honda Civic Battery Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-2006-Honda-Civic-Battery-Replacement/
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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:19:50 PDT
How to Make a Coin Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Coin-Battery/
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 06:08:07 PDT
Solar/Grid Hybrid 12V System http://www.instructables.com/id/SolarGrid-Hybrid-12V-System/
Solar/Grid Hybrid 12V System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/W4P4/ITW4E68D/FDEW4P4ITW4E68D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/W4P4/ITW4E68D/FDEW4P4ITW4E68D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/W4P4/ITW4E68D/FDEW4P4ITW4E68D.SMALL.jpg jtjaeger For the traditional off-gird solar/battery system, there seems to be an inescapable design challenge: the solar PV and battery size must be significantly over-sized in order to ensure reliable power during the winter or multiple cloudy days. Meanwhile, typical AC coupled rooftop solar installations ...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 13:08:40 PDT
Junk Battery - 2.65v Rechargable Aluminum-Ion http://www.instructables.com/id/Junk-Battery-265v-Rechargable-Aluminum-Ion/
Junk Battery - 2.65v Rechargable Aluminum-Ion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/CGQZ/ITW4E4NW/F7WCGQZITW4E4NW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/CGQZ/ITW4E4NW/F7WCGQZITW4E4NW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/CGQZ/ITW4E4NW/F7WCGQZITW4E4NW.SMALL.jpg bigattichouse SAFETY FIRST: This project is not for the timid. Wear goggles and gloves, seriously. see my previous instructable for further details http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-recharga...********************My goal, over the last four years, was to create a "good enough" battery for the billions...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 12:58:35 PDT
The Solar Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Solar-Shed/
The Solar Shed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/HTUV/ITSNC9KI/FSVHTUVITSNC9KI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/HTUV/ITSNC9KI/FSVHTUVITSNC9KI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/HTUV/ITSNC9KI/FSVHTUVITSNC9KI.SMALL.jpg chris_maker In this Instructable, I will walk you through how I powered my 7x4 metal apex shed up using a 245 watt solar panel and some basic knowledge about electricity.As my shed is a fair way up the garden, it was going to be a challenge running cabling from the house up to the shed so, after doing some rese...
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 07:13:06 PDT
Dual solar shed (regulated and unregulated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Solar-Shed-regulated-and-Unregulated/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 15:49:22 PDT
No More Wasting!... Let's make a Simple Solar Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Stop-Wasting-Use-Solar-Charger/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 16:28:56 PDT
Night Light From Used Air Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Light-From-Used-Air-Filter/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:40:25 PDT
Diy Portable mini mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Portable-Mini-Mixer/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:58:22 PDT
72V 28Ah Li-ion Custom Battery (2kWh) by EVMadrid http://www.instructables.com/id/72V-28Ah-Li-ion-Custom-Battery-2kWh-by-EVMadrid/
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 11:51:20 PDT
DeWALT LiPo balanced upgrade. Revitalize a perfect tool! http://www.instructables.com/id/DeWALT-LiPo-Kickass-Upgrade-Revitalize-a-Perfect-T/
DeWALT LiPo balanced upgrade. Revitalize a perfect tool! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/WHQ0/IRO1D78N/FQLWHQ0IRO1D78N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/WHQ0/IRO1D78N/FQLWHQ0IRO1D78N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/WHQ0/IRO1D78N/FQLWHQ0IRO1D78N.SMALL.jpg Izngood My carpenter friend Max has given me a few hand tools with dead batteries. He thought I might get something out of them.For years I have upgraded tools with worn out batteries with 18650 cells from old laptops, each one with a balancer cable, and a XT-60 plug sticking out. Hey, it was a quick fix, a...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 16:04:41 PDT
Convert old cordless tools to Lithium power http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Old-Cordless-Tools-to-Lithium-Power/
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 22:48:05 PDT
How to Prevent Electronical Failures http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Prevent-Electronical-Failures/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 05:14:21 PDT
Lithium powered spot welder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Spot-Welder-WITH-Salvaged-Lithium-Cells/
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:10:40 PDT
1$ DIY cable lug http://www.instructables.com/id/1-DIY-Cable-Lug/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 19:00:26 PDT
3$ spot welder electrode holders http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Spot-Welder-Electrode-Holders/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 19:28:45 PDT
How to Test the Alternator in Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Test-Your-Cars-Alternator/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:11:40 PDT
Make lithium battery pack from salvage http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Lithium-Battery-Pack-From-Salvage/
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 08:19:29 PDT
18650 Holder From PVC Pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/18650-Holder-From-PVC-Pipe/
18650 Holder From PVC Pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/PXZ0/IQ6UOCCQ/FL9PXZ0IQ6UOCCQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/PXZ0/IQ6UOCCQ/FL9PXZ0IQ6UOCCQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/PXZ0/IQ6UOCCQ/FL9PXZ0IQ6UOCCQ.SMALL.jpg grtyvr If you are like me then at some time in the past (or perhaps now?) you needed to secure an 18650 battery in a project but did not have an off the shelf holder available. In my case it was to power an led for a Focault Tester that I was building (instructable to come). Well, with some PVC and the ...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 08:52:15 PDT
Battery Mod a Portable Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Mod-a-Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker/
Battery Mod a Portable Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/OQWM/IPJT922H/FHEOQWMIPJT922H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/OQWM/IPJT922H/FHEOQWMIPJT922H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/OQWM/IPJT922H/FHEOQWMIPJT922H.SMALL.jpg ecrouch Replace a portable bluetooth speaker's batteries with larger capacity quadcopter batteries. I'm using a G-Boom bluetooth speaker, but the principle can be applied to any portable unit. All you need is a new battery(s) that matches the voltage of your old batt, and matches or exceeds the mAh rating, ...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:50:22 PDT
Solar Powered Refrigerator! http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Refrigerator/
Solar Powered Refrigerator! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/6QB7/IORH5XS6/F3M6QB7IORH5XS6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/6QB7/IORH5XS6/F3M6QB7IORH5XS6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/6QB7/IORH5XS6/F3M6QB7IORH5XS6.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is an after the fact implementation of how I power my refrigerator from the sun. This off grid system has been working great since may 2013. It is truly reassuring to know my groceries are safely stored regardless of utility power.I have fulfilled the electrical code requirements (NFPA 70, TTS-...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 05:53:32 PDT
DIY: Revive Dead NiCd Battery From Cordless Power Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Revive-Dead-NiCd-Battery-From-Cordless-Power-T/
DIY: Revive Dead NiCd Battery From Cordless Power Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/8PE4/IOLUBGUC/FHZ8PE4IOLUBGUC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/8PE4/IOLUBGUC/FHZ8PE4IOLUBGUC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/8PE4/IOLUBGUC/FHZ8PE4IOLUBGUC.SMALL.jpg Well Done Tips In this video I'll show you how to bring to life dead NiCd battery from cordless power tools.Nicd batteries often die in such a way that they won't take a charge and have zero voltage. This usually means they're shorted out by crystal dendrite growth inside Nicd cells. There's a method of bringing ...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 23:24:39 PDT
Power-car : Diy Power bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Powercar-Diy-Power-Bank/
Power-car : Diy Power bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/M77Y/INXEK771/FK9M77YINXEK771.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/M77Y/INXEK771/FK9M77YINXEK771.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/M77Y/INXEK771/FK9M77YINXEK771.SMALL.jpg vineethvarma vegesna Hello Diy lovers...!!!!Today we are going to make a power bank by recycling lithium battery (old cellphone battery) and toy car case Requirements Go and collect the following items Lithium ion battery (from old cellphone) Toy car or any box for casing DC-DC Boost Module (0.9V ~ 5V) USB Booster Ci...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 21:01:06 PDT
Tutorial: Change 2006 Subaru WRX STi Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-2006-Subaru-WRX-STi-Battery/
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 19:10:16 PDT
Anderson Connectors Without Crimping Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Anderson-Connectors-Without-Crimping-Tools/
Anderson Connectors Without Crimping Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/NZAX/IN2370C2/FLUNZAXIN2370C2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/NZAX/IN2370C2/FLUNZAXIN2370C2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/NZAX/IN2370C2/FLUNZAXIN2370C2.SMALL.jpg grumpyrich Anyone who's done much involving using large batteries will probably have come across Anderson Powerpole Connectors in their various guises and colours. They're safe, virtually idiot proof in that you can't cross-connect positive & negative, and pretty solid.But - if you haven't got all the right to...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 05:16:32 PDT
Motor Fan Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Fan-Setup/
Motor Fan Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/DQ81/IN4VWJVW/FAQDQ81IN4VWJVW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/DQ81/IN4VWJVW/FAQDQ81IN4VWJVW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/DQ81/IN4VWJVW/FAQDQ81IN4VWJVW.SMALL.jpg geniusfission Intro:This is a basic guide on how to setup a motorized fan using an old dryer motor. For simplicity, I won't be covering scrapping dryers for motors, there are lots of tutorials on youtube.Summary:12vdc 8amp sla battery plugs into the 240vac 15amp inveter which acts as a regulated power supply to t...
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 18:59:58 PDT
How to make micro Rechargeable Water Battery MEDELIS BATTERY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Water-Activated-Rechargeable-Battery-M/
How to make micro Rechargeable Water Battery MEDELIS BATTERY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/GEA0/IN0TJ7M2/FY7GEA0IN0TJ7M2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/GEA0/IN0TJ7M2/FY7GEA0IN0TJ7M2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/GEA0/IN0TJ7M2/FY7GEA0IN0TJ7M2.SMALL.jpg RolandasM I'll Show You - How deliver electric power in alternative ways... Free Geen Energy without poison or toxinsI named this MEDELIS BATTERYThis battery generates electric power out of Tap Water (drinking water, river,lake,rain or any similar liquid)... MEDELIS BATTERY will generates electricity until th...
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 12:17:30 PDT
DIY Electric Vehicle (Solar Assisted) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Vehicle-Solar-Assisted/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 16:19:38 PDT
Lemon Battery TEST http://www.instructables.com/id/Lemon-Battery-TEST/
Lemon Battery TEST - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/9FYW/IM80RK60/FVL9FYWIM80RK60.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/9FYW/IM80RK60/FVL9FYWIM80RK60.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/9FYW/IM80RK60/FVL9FYWIM80RK60.SMALL.jpg razvanuuu I try to make this project with my on tools and the result was surprising. Try to do yours. Lemon battery I try to make this project with my on tools and the result was surprising. Try to do yours.
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 12:09:21 PDT
Repair Sealed Lead Acid Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Sealed-Lead-Acid-Batteries/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2016 23:19:34 PDT
DIY: 22.2V 6Ah 6s3p Battery Pack From 18650 Lithium Cells http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-222V-6Ah-6s3p-Battery-Pack-From-18650-Lithium-/
DIY: 22.2V 6Ah 6s3p Battery Pack From 18650 Lithium Cells - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/9SIF/ILY0RREO/F4M9SIFILY0RREO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/9SIF/ILY0RREO/F4M9SIFILY0RREO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/9SIF/ILY0RREO/F4M9SIFILY0RREO.SMALL.jpg Well Done Tips In this video I'll show you how to make 22.2 of nominal voltage and 6Ah of capacity battery pack by using 18650 lithium cells removed from dead laptop batteries. You could make what ever you need voltage and capacity battery pack in this way. How To Get: Free 18650 Lithium Cells From Dead Laptop Bat...
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 08:52:06 PDT
Jump-starting a Dead Car Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Jump-starting-a-Dead-Car-Battery/
Jump-starting a Dead Car Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/OTM2/ILML6JL4/F47OTM2ILML6JL4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/OTM2/ILML6JL4/F47OTM2ILML6JL4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/OTM2/ILML6JL4/F47OTM2ILML6JL4.SMALL.jpg TJA6 When retrieving a guest's vehicle, if you attempt to start the engine and the vehicle does not respond (or all you hear is a clicking noise) then the batter is most likely dead. Once you have made that determination, it is now your responsibility to remedy the situation. You must run back to the val...
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 15:14:11 PST
72V 12.5Ah custom battery pack for LMX bike http://www.instructables.com/id/72V-125Ah-Custom-Battery-Designed-for-LMX-Bike-Fra/
72V 12.5Ah custom battery pack for LMX bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/ORD5/ILJWG25S/F94ORD5ILJWG25S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/ORD5/ILJWG25S/F94ORD5ILJWG25S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/ORD5/ILJWG25S/F94ORD5ILJWG25S.SMALL.jpg EVMadrid Building video of a 72V 12.5Ah 100 cells high power Li-ion battery designed for a 4kW ligthweight freeride LMX bike.Specifications:- 20 serial, 5 paralleled 2.5Ah 14C max continuous Samsung INR18650 25R LiNiCoAlO2 (NCA) Lithium-ion cells.- Spot welded with double layer 0.12mm x 6mm pure nickel strip...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 03:49:35 PST
Upgrade old UPS http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-Old-UPS/
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 19:36:27 PST
Power Buddy Senior http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Buddy-Senior/
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 21:38:03 PST
Stainless Steel Ballistic Battery Tray for Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Stainless-Steel-Ballistic-Battery-Tray-for-Motorcy/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 11:41:37 PST
Using powertool batteries as a generic power supply for other projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Ryobi-Powertool-Batteries-for-Other-Projects/
Using powertool batteries as a generic power supply for other projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/TBLP/IK7BYF5Q/FQATBLPIK7BYF5Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/TBLP/IK7BYF5Q/FQATBLPIK7BYF5Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/TBLP/IK7BYF5Q/FQATBLPIK7BYF5Q.SMALL.jpg MakinThings In this project, I will show you how to tap Ryobi powerpack batteries for other uses.Why do this? Powertool batteires come with quality built-in protection, good quality chargers, parts are readily available (i.e. more batteries or chargers), and are meant for high amperage peak usage.This should wo...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 10:18:28 PST
36V 14.5Ah li-ion battery designed for a small 1.5L frame bag http://www.instructables.com/id/36V-145Ah-Li-ion-Battery-Designed-for-a-Small-15L-/
36V 14.5Ah li-ion battery designed for a small 1.5L frame bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/NS5K/IJX587B9/FX4NS5KIJX587B9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/NS5K/IJX587B9/FX4NS5KIJX587B9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/NS5K/IJX587B9/FX4NS5KIJX587B9.SMALL.jpg EVMadrid Building of a 36V 14.5Ah 50 cells battery for a specific 1.5L frame bag. An interesting solution for easy installation and quick battery release. The cell configuration and nickel pattern took a great timelooking for the best shape and current sharing. The finishing was extremely strong fixed, takin...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 15:46:57 PST
DIY Smartphone Charge Station Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-Charge-Station-Stand/
DIY Smartphone Charge Station Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/X463/IJM00D0X/FPYX463IJM00D0X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/X463/IJM00D0X/FPYX463IJM00D0X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/X463/IJM00D0X/FPYX463IJM00D0X.SMALL.jpg cyberminusie Hi guys this is my latest project.I built this charging station. I Hope you like it.
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 14:57:44 PST
Jumping a Car Battery Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Jumping-a-Car-Battery-Tutorial/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:46:36 PST