Instructables: exploring - workshop - battery http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:21:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Eco-Friendly Calculator Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Eco-Friendly-Calculator-Battery/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 21:35:06 PDT
Soldering a connector on thick wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-a-connector-on-thick-wire/
Soldering a connector on thick wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/C1OU/ICE1UMCF/FAAC1OUICE1UMCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/C1OU/ICE1UMCF/FAAC1OUICE1UMCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/C1OU/ICE1UMCF/FAAC1OUICE1UMCF.SMALL.jpg achatterjee13 Hey there, this is a quick guide on how to solder an xt60 connector onto a LiPo battery.Tip : an easy way to keep your iron away from everything if you don't have a stand is to use a binder clip. Warning! Lipos are very dangerous, especially near heat. Handle with care. What you'll need:-- A solderi...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 13:29:36 PDT
DIY Cheap Inverter with junk parts http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cheap-Inverter-with-junk-parts/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:44:10 PDT
Wire Coil Zinc - Copper Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Coil-Zinc-Copper-Battery/
Wire Coil Zinc - Copper Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/6T5Z/IB4A7Q0R/FHR6T5ZIB4A7Q0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/6T5Z/IB4A7Q0R/FHR6T5ZIB4A7Q0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/6T5Z/IB4A7Q0R/FHR6T5ZIB4A7Q0R.SMALL.jpg organicelectrics The well known "lemon battery" uses an acid to dissolve zinc and release electrons which flow back into the solution to form hydrogen gas.These batteries are quite weak by comparison to store bought batteries, but it can be a useful learning tool.Why are these batteries weak? In part, it is due to ...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 23:16:07 PDT
Cordless Lost Foam Cast Cutting Tool - USB Rechargeable http://www.instructables.com/id/Cordless-Lost-Foam-Cast-Cutting-Tool-USB-Rechargea/
Cordless Lost Foam Cast Cutting Tool - USB Rechargeable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7ZVC/IB4A3BC1/FHG7ZVCIB4A3BC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7ZVC/IB4A3BC1/FHG7ZVCIB4A3BC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7ZVC/IB4A3BC1/FHG7ZVCIB4A3BC1.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle This Instructable is for how to make a Cordless Lost Foam Cast Cutting Tool.Please click below to visit our Kickstarter project page ro pre-order a production model!http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/249225636/cord...Materials:QTY Description1 2" Long piece of Kanthal 28 ga wire http://www.ebay.c...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 21:17:30 PDT
Solar Car Charger in Dashboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Car-Charger-in-Dashboard/
Solar Car Charger in Dashboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/QKZ0/IB3HN3D9/FMCQKZ0IB3HN3D9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/QKZ0/IB3HN3D9/FMCQKZ0IB3HN3D9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/QKZ0/IB3HN3D9/FMCQKZ0IB3HN3D9.SMALL.jpg vicesat In this tutorial i show you how to install a solar panel in your car like it's made in a house. With this you always have your battery full, this increase your fuel mileage and prevents to your battery drains when you dont use the car.And even you can use the extra energy of the panel to put fans or...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:34:49 PDT
Effects of Led's http://www.instructables.com/id/Effects-of-Leds/
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 09:11:00 PDT
Solar Power System with Up-cycled Components. http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Power-System-with-Up-cycled-Components/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 19:41:07 PDT
Tutorial: Change Battery on 2004 Honda Civic http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Change-Battery-on-2004-Honda-Civic/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 20:05:07 PDT
Solar Powering My Home! http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powering-My-Home/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 11:39:54 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
How To Make A Battery Tricycle ? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Battery-Car-/
How To Make A Battery Tricycle ? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/LEST/I8CW02IC/FN8LESTI8CW02IC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/LEST/I8CW02IC/FN8LESTI8CW02IC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/LEST/I8CW02IC/FN8LESTI8CW02IC.SMALL.jpg Gursimran Singh 425 Hey, friends nowadays we see environment full of pollution and dust and in metro cities it is usually caused by industries and vehicles running on petrol,diesel etc. instead of this we can use cycle but again it needs too much effort ! so i thought for a solution as a simple miniature model of car r...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 05:56:00 PDT
Power supply for my cordless tools. http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-supply-for-my-cordless-tools/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:39:22 PDT
Homemade Portable Power Bank Backup Battery for Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Portable-Power-Bank-Backup-Battery-for-Mo/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 10:04:40 PDT
Low cost OffGrid solar energy. http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-cost-OffGrid-solar-energy/
Low cost OffGrid solar energy. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/U13Q/I7HG97HA/FVFU13QI7HG97HA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/U13Q/I7HG97HA/FVFU13QI7HG97HA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/U13Q/I7HG97HA/FVFU13QI7HG97HA.SMALL.jpg DacianT I moved OffGrid almost two years ago (it will be two years this spring).I needed an inexpensive but reliable solar power for my house. My first priority was to have everything in the house as energy efficient as possible so that I will not need much energy to start with.My energy consumption is an a...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:48:40 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
LED Floodlight Power Station http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Floodlight-Power-Station/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 09:15:47 PDT
Seeing Green Energy Stars - The Wind Turbine Myth http://www.instructables.com/id/Seeing-Green-Energy-Stars-The-Wind-Turbin-Myth/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 21:01:43 PST
Make a power tool battery multipurpose http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-power-tool-battery-multipurpose/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:59:50 PST
Modular Tool Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Tool-Charging-Station/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:42:53 PST
Solar and Uninterrupted Power Supply UPS DIY Free Energy Generator Homemade Electricity Battery Backup http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-and-Uninterrupted-Power-Supply-UPS-DIY-Free-/
Solar and Uninterrupted Power Supply UPS DIY Free Energy Generator Homemade Electricity Battery Backup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/5XW9/I5MD3PXM/FBQ5XW9I5MD3PXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/5XW9/I5MD3PXM/FBQ5XW9I5MD3PXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/5XW9/I5MD3PXM/FBQ5XW9I5MD3PXM.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 An uninterruptible power supply, also uninterruptible power source, UPS or battery/flywheel backup, is an electrical apparatus that provides emergency power to a load when the input power source, typically mains power, fails. A UPS differs from an auxiliary or emergency power system or standby gener...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 12:33:35 PST
enhance your car or ups battery http://www.instructables.com/id/enhance-your-car-or-ups-battery/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:02:22 PST
Cheap Drill Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Drill-Conversion/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:25:15 PST
Repair a broken TV Remote battery cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-broken-TV-Remote-battery-cover/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 06:52:34 PST
Quantum battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Quantum-battery/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 13:51:44 PST
Free Energy - Homemade Battery DIY Joule Thief Circuit Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Energy-Homemade-Battery-DIY-Joule-Thief-Circu/
Free Energy - Homemade Battery DIY Joule Thief Circuit Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/XYMA/I4IXKKDI/FLGXYMAI4IXKKDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/XYMA/I4IXKKDI/FLGXYMAI4IXKKDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/XYMA/I4IXKKDI/FLGXYMAI4IXKKDI.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 A lemon battery is a simple battery made for the purpose of education. Typically, a piece of zinc metal (such as a galvanized nail) and a piece of copper (such as a penny) are inserted into a lemon Potato Battery Homemade Potato battery with zinc (left) and copper electrodes. The zinc electrode i...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 08:58:25 PST
Insulated Battery Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Insulated-Battery-Box/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:09:57 PST
350 QX Battery Door Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/350-QX-Battery-Door-Modification/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:21:44 PST
Frankendrill IV: The Resurrection http://www.instructables.com/id/Frankendrill-IV-The-Resurrection/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 11:46:07 PST
Cleaning battery terminals with water http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-battery-terminals-with-water/
Cleaning battery terminals with water - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/L846/I2WEPLEJ/FLRL846I2WEPLEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/L846/I2WEPLEJ/FLRL846I2WEPLEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/L846/I2WEPLEJ/FLRL846I2WEPLEJ.SMALL.jpg sandilya.anisetty To clean the battery terminals you need only hot water. It is very low cost to clean the terminals and eco friendly. Watch the video how to clean.....
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 07:01:07 PST
Make A Cordless Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Cordless-Lightbox/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 03:34:10 PST
Timer for Automotive Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Timer-for-Automotive-Battery-Charger/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:15:06 PST
12 Volt Battery Adaptor for Power Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Volt-Battery-Adaptor-for-Power-Tools/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 18:57:17 PDT
Electric Motorbike http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Motorbike/
Electric Motorbike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/QFB2/I1CC0BLV/FX8QFB2I1CC0BLV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/QFB2/I1CC0BLV/FX8QFB2I1CC0BLV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/QFB2/I1CC0BLV/FX8QFB2I1CC0BLV.SMALL.jpg swm5376 This project began with a free Razor Pocket Mod Scooter found on the side of the road. Although it didn't run, the frame was in good shape. I decided to use whatever parts I could salvage and combine them with a mountain bike and custom body to build a more powerful (and adult size) electric motor...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:22:09 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
Auto-Based 12 Volt Expeditionary Rotary Hole-Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Based-12-Volt-Expeditionary-Rotary-Hole-Maker/
Auto-Based 12 Volt Expeditionary Rotary Hole-Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/SDPY/I0VOZ8SR/F9XSDPYI0VOZ8SR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/SDPY/I0VOZ8SR/F9XSDPYI0VOZ8SR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/SDPY/I0VOZ8SR/F9XSDPYI0VOZ8SR.SMALL.jpg FlatCatRussellandtheTennesseeTwo If you're anything like me, you spend a good portion of your time living out of your truck, DOWN BY THE RIVER! Well then, I don't need to tell you how many times I wish I had a drill for one reason or another. Sure, you could get a cordless drill, battery charger, and converter. But that's stupid! W...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 08:13:23 PDT
what can you do with empty perfume bottle!!? http://www.instructables.com/id/what-can-you-do-with-empty-perfume-bottle/
what can you do with empty perfume bottle!!? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/VTJU/I0LCIIS9/F6QVTJUI0LCIIS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/VTJU/I0LCIIS9/F6QVTJUI0LCIIS9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/VTJU/I0LCIIS9/F6QVTJUI0LCIIS9.SMALL.jpg mahsamah wash the bottle.Throw away the head of it.Connect 2 little battery with about 2 or 3 LED lamps by wire.Push LEDs into bottle and stick batteries out of it.Use some LEDs which light up the bottle much more.I used red LEDs.
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 07:49:00 PDT
9 volt battery wiring to test a condenser fan http://www.instructables.com/id/9-volt-battery-wiring-to-test-a-condenser-fan/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:14:46 PDT
Solar power cordless lawn mower http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-power-cordless-lawn-mower/
Solar power cordless lawn mower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/SYQ2/HZXYODYB/F3DSYQ2HZXYODYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/SYQ2/HZXYODYB/F3DSYQ2HZXYODYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/SYQ2/HZXYODYB/F3DSYQ2HZXYODYB.SMALL.jpg jeremythesolarman Hello, and thanks for reading my 'How to Make a Solar Powered Lawn Mower.' I didn't take any pictures of it when I was building it, as I was to busy building it. I hope you will enjoy this Instructable and get some good ideas on your own project. The battery So one night I was walking to my house...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:22:57 PDT
Roomba 415 Battery Teardown http://www.instructables.com/id/Roomba-415-Battery-Teardown/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 09:58:38 PDT
Fixing good thrift-store powertools on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-thrift-store-powertools/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 06:32:42 PDT
Designing and Building Beautiful RC Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-and-Building-Beautiful-RC-Airplane/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:20:30 PDT
Converting a PAPR Respirator to USB Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-PAPR-Respirator-to-USB-Power/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:39:16 PDT
Sealed battery box 12v/24v using a DPDT switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Sealed-battery-box-12v24v-with-a-switch/
Sealed battery box 12v/24v using a DPDT switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/6BDP/HZ3YBNPN/F8Y6BDPHZ3YBNPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/6BDP/HZ3YBNPN/F8Y6BDPHZ3YBNPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/6BDP/HZ3YBNPN/F8Y6BDPHZ3YBNPN.SMALL.jpg RehabIsForQuitters In this instructable I will show you how to build a sealed battery box. It's not completely water tight but rain is no problem for it. Since building this I have found it to be a great mobile power supply for many things even running power tools while camping where there are no electric hookups.The ...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:49:03 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
Semi automatic 12 volt sieve http://www.instructables.com/id/Semi-automatic-12-volt-sieve/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 15:51:13 PDT
Pocket Power System (Can Be Solar Powered) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Power-System-Can-Be-Solar-Powered/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 10:43:55 PDT
Recycled Solar USB Charger build 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Solar-Charged-USB-Charger-2-The-Second-Bu/
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 10:00:58 PDT
painting your cordless drill battery http://www.instructables.com/id/painting-your-cordless-drill-battery/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 14:58:28 PDT
Emergency USB Solar Wall Socket: Solar Socket http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-USB-Solar-Wall-Socket-Solar-Socket/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 06:16:21 PDT