Instructables: exploring - workshop - phone - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 06:15:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wooden iPhone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-iPhone-Case/
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By: deluges

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:51:19 PDT
An ugly but easy wall mounted charging docking station http://www.instructables.com/id/An-ugly-but-easy-wall-mounted-charging-docking-sta/
An ugly but easy wall mounted charging docking station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/ROJM/HT7P69YJ/FUFROJMHT7P69YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/ROJM/HT7P69YJ/FUFROJMHT7P69YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/ROJM/HT7P69YJ/FUFROJMHT7P69YJ.SMALL.jpg anuvanoob After little luck finding a charging station for my exact needs I decided to test my subpar wood working skills and build my own. I wanted it to be mounted on the wall parallel to my bed (instead of perpendicular like on a night stand) since the wall is at arm's length. This makes it easier to gra...
By: anuvanoob

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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 16:20:07 PDT
Open Source Solarpad Kit Solar USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solarpad-Kit-Powerful-USB-Solar-Charger/
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By: Solarcycle

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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:43:05 PST
Phone Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Dock/
Phone Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/0UR5/HPJBJ5CP/FOV0UR5HPJBJ5CP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/0UR5/HPJBJ5CP/FOV0UR5HPJBJ5CP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/0UR5/HPJBJ5CP/FOV0UR5HPJBJ5CP.SMALL.jpg amalkhan We all have cell phones that need charging, so lets turn that mundane action into something that is aesthetically pleasing. This tree-bark charging phone dock is not only ruggedly beautiful but very pragmatic as well. The juxtaposition of your phone's smooth lines with the grainy texture of tree-bar...
By: amalkhan

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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 11:09:14 PST
Altoids Smalls Solar Powered USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Smalls-Solar-Powered-USB-Charger/
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Mon, 6 May 2013 06:25:56 PDT
No cd Player? want music in your car? No Problem! http://www.instructables.com/id/No-cd-Player-want-music-in-your-car-No-Problem/
No cd Player? want music in your car? No Problem! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/45S4/HFD1FG9W/FTH45S4HFD1FG9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/45S4/HFD1FG9W/FTH45S4HFD1FG9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/45S4/HFD1FG9W/FTH45S4HFD1FG9W.SMALL.jpg whosLiam How to use your phone,laptop, tablet, mp3 player or old phone as a music player through you car speakers without a cd player or radio! If you like it please vote! I could really use the laser cutter for my rocketry! It would help a lot for making pieces of the apogee detector and piston ejection sy...
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Wed, 17 Apr 2013 02:12:09 PDT
PANZERHANDY - the armoured cell phone http://www.instructables.com/id/PANZERHANDY-the-armoured-cell-phone/
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Fri, 22 Mar 2013 10:56:26 PDT
The Bake-Light Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bake-Light-Phone/
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By: duncanwilkinson

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Wed, 24 Oct 2012 15:42:35 PDT
Hand Key Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-y-Key-Rack/
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By: M3G

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Sat, 13 Oct 2012 18:50:52 PDT
Five minute solar phone charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Five-minute-solar-phone-charger/
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 05:07:24 PDT
Rotating Car Mount for iPhone out of Recycled Electronics and Garage Junk http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Car-Mount-for-iPhone-out-of-Recycled-Elec/
Rotating Car Mount for iPhone out of Recycled Electronics and Garage Junk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/GH0M/H0AR6VXO/FMZGH0MH0AR6VXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/GH0M/H0AR6VXO/FMZGH0MH0AR6VXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/GH0M/H0AR6VXO/FMZGH0MH0AR6VXO.SMALL.jpg bigern00 While preparing for a long road trip, I decided to to make a couple of mods to my pickup for system monitoring and convenience.  After adding a USB port in my dash for iPhone charging, i added an OBDII wifi dongle and downloaded an engine monitoring app (Rev2).  Next, I got to work on the mount. I ...
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Thu, 29 Mar 2012 16:10:10 PDT
Assembling a BootstrapSolar Chi-qoo Solar Battery Charger Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembling-a-BootstrapSolar-Chi-qoo-Solar-Battery-/
Assembling a BootstrapSolar Chi-qoo Solar Battery Charger Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/2I3K/GVZOI2VH/F6X2I3KGVZOI2VH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/2I3K/GVZOI2VH/F6X2I3KGVZOI2VH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/2I3K/GVZOI2VH/F6X2I3KGVZOI2VH.SMALL.jpg ryochiji The BootstrapSolar Chi-qoo is an Open Source KickStarter-funded battery charger kit for recharging or powering small electronic devices like smart phones, iPads, Kindle tablets, Arduino boards, EL wire, and others. It comes as an easy-to-assemble DIY kit that only requires a screw driver and some gl...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 03:32:32 PST
Binder Clip Phone Car Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Binder-Clip-Phone-Car-Mount/
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By: repeet13

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Fri, 21 Oct 2011 07:53:22 PDT
Solar Powered Cell Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Cell-Phone-Charger/
Solar Powered Cell Phone Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/T2PV/FPWWTM5T/FU0T2PVFPWWTM5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/T2PV/FPWWTM5T/FU0T2PVFPWWTM5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/T2PV/FPWWTM5T/FU0T2PVFPWWTM5T.SMALL.jpg january.30.2008 Power you cell phone via the sun. Materials/Tools You don't need much to get this project up and running. I actually bought everything I needed at Radio Shack, and will provide the SKUs for each item in case you want to do the same.Solar Cell (I used a 6v 50mA one) SKU: 277-1205Project Box (...
By: january.30.2008

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