Instructables: exploring - workshop - mechanism http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:57:41 PST BLOX v1.01 Super Spy License Plate Swap Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Spy-License-Plate-Swap-Mechanism/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:39:33 PDT
How to make XJ40 Jaguar Internal Door Levers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-XJ40-Jaguar-Internal-Door-Levers/
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 20:26:20 PST
How to create a hidden magnetic gate latch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-hidden-magnetic-gate-latch/
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 04:03:37 PDT
Wheel crank connecting rod system http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheel-crank-connecting-rod-system/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/1OSX/HJKC4JEE/FL01OSXHJKC4JEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/1OSX/HJKC4JEE/FL01OSXHJKC4JEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/1OSX/HJKC4JEE/FL01OSXHJKC4JEE.SMALL.jpg bubal A system in order to move decorative fishes based on a motor that moves a wheel that moves a crank connecting rod pair that moves the fishes hanged from a nylon thread.
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 13:05:13 PDT
Bookcase with Hidden Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookcase-with-Hidden-Drawer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/2ZXZ/GY18K6VG/FTM2ZXZGY18K6VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/2ZXZ/GY18K6VG/FTM2ZXZGY18K6VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/2ZXZ/GY18K6VG/FTM2ZXZGY18K6VG.SMALL.jpg briangrabski If you like this project, don't forget to vote for it in the Furniture Challenge! The look and feel of the painted bookcase surface replicates that found on antique furniture. Like older traditional finishes, the milk paint used on this bookcase consists of milk protein, clay, earth pigments an...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 19:55:09 PST
Repair Mini Cooper Electric Door Lock Actuator / Locking Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Mini-Cooper-Electric-Door-Lock-Actuator-L/
Repair Mini Cooper Electric Door Lock Actuator / Locking Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/JZ92/GSYEROIO/FUGJZ92GSYEROIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/JZ92/GSYEROIO/FUGJZ92GSYEROIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/JZ92/GSYEROIO/FUGJZ92GSYEROIO.SMALL.jpg MolecularSandwich This instructiable details how to repair a Mini cooper door lock actuator. I did this to my 2003 mini cooper s. I was sick of reading about the countless number of people who have been forced to replace this poorly designed component with a new one ($130) because BMW made them "non-serviceable". Thi...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2011 18:37:27 PDT
How to make a 12 leaves Mechanical Irirs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-12-leaves-Mechanical-Irirs/
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Thu, 18 Aug 2011 10:39:48 PDT
3rd mechanical Iris with very thin leaves! http://www.instructables.com/id/3rd-mechanical-Iris-with-very-thin-leaves/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KK80/GRFN8ID6/FCJKK80GRFN8ID6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KK80/GRFN8ID6/FCJKK80GRFN8ID6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KK80/GRFN8ID6/FCJKK80GRFN8ID6.SMALL.jpg kommodore OK! so today i made a new set of leaves for the iris, this time i made them of a very thin (0,1 mm) copper sheet. The reason for the thin leaves, is to achieve a complete close of the iris, and the results were amazing! On the pics you can see: Pictures 1, 2 and 3 : The finished assembly Pictu...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2011 21:22:28 PDT
My Second Mechanical Iris (Mi segundo iris mec´┐Żnico) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Second-Mechanical-Iris-Mi-segundo-iris-mecnico/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/GTAR/GRBTNVP6/FAAGTARGRBTNVP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/GTAR/GRBTNVP6/FAAGTARGRBTNVP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/GTAR/GRBTNVP6/FAAGTARGRBTNVP6.SMALL.jpg kommodore Well, after my first attempt at a mechanical iris yesterday, i wanted to make another one this time with a complete open back plate. So i review my drawings, and i change the size of the leaves, so the track pins travel in a path always within the back plate. and here´s the result of todays build! ...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 19:01:33 PDT
My first Mechanical Iris http://www.instructables.com/id/My-first-Mechanical-Iris/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/EDIZ/GR9T2K1R/FZLEDIZGR9T2K1R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/EDIZ/GR9T2K1R/FZLEDIZGR9T2K1R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/EDIZ/GR9T2K1R/FZLEDIZGR9T2K1R.SMALL.jpg kommodore Hello Guys, this was my first attempt  into a mechanical iris, it was a very fun project, inspired on "gogglerman" creations. The outside ring (red ring) is made of 3 mm MDF, it has a 130 mm outside diameter, and, an 75 mm interior diameter. The ring was cutted with holesaws. The back plate (silve...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 02:07:03 PDT
Knex RBG Rifle [single shot] http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-RBG-Rifle-single-shot/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2011 10:33:25 PDT
Out the Side Full Metal Xiphoid - Pictures http://www.instructables.com/id/Out-the-Side-Full-Metal-Xiphoid-Pictures/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/W116/GFRWS5KL/FSBW116GFRWS5KL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/W116/GFRWS5KL/FSBW116GFRWS5KL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/W116/GFRWS5KL/FSBW116GFRWS5KL.SMALL.jpg Kaiven Here is a slideshow showing better pictures of my OTS Xiphoid. The video of it in action can be found here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Out-the-Side-Full-Metal-Xiphoid-Complete/
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Mon, 8 Nov 2010 14:10:21 PST
SA OTF Xiphoid MK IV - Arm Mounted Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/SA-OTF-Xiphoid-MK-IV-Arm-Mounted-Blade/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/LTAF/GBB7H61S/FAILTAFGBB7H61S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/LTAF/GBB7H61S/FAILTAFGBB7H61S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/LTAF/GBB7H61S/FAILTAFGBB7H61S.SMALL.jpg Kaiven  Single Action Out the Front Xiphoid Mark Four This is the fourth xiphoid I have made. It's pretty simple, and works very well. This is NOT meant to be from Assassin's Creed! Though I love the game, this is UNRELATED. Made from a drawer slide, 5 bolts, 9 nuts, strips of homemade faux leather, 4 ke...
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Wed, 14 Jul 2010 16:22:51 PDT