Instructables: exploring - workshop - radio http://www.instructables.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 12:27:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Install Aftermarket Radio in 2002 Toyota Corolla http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Aftermarket-Radio-in-2002-Toyota-Corolla/
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Tue, 6 May 2014 10:12:52 PDT
Vintage-Style MP3 Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Style-MP3-Radio/
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:46:10 PDT
1940s Radio Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/1940s-Radio-Bar/
1940s Radio Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SMALL.jpg vugenti I will show you how to take an antique 1940s radio and turn it into a personal mini bar. This project was a lot of fun. It did take up many weekends but it was well worth the time and effort.   Gutting & Cutting First things first, you need to completely gut out the radio. Luckily all of the ...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 16:03:18 PDT
Custom Radio Flyer http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Radio-Flyer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/7CWN/HQPQX7DC/FA07CWNHQPQX7DC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/7CWN/HQPQX7DC/FA07CWNHQPQX7DC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/7CWN/HQPQX7DC/FA07CWNHQPQX7DC.SMALL.jpg gerrits13 This is a more recent update on the custom radio flyer project.  All that is left to do is to attach the shell to the frame and paint it.
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 15:34:31 PST
Telescoping Magnetic Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Telescoping-Magnetic-Pen-with-Accessories/
Telescoping Magnetic Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/K7CO/HIWOQC4N/FS4K7COHIWOQC4N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/K7CO/HIWOQC4N/FS4K7COHIWOQC4N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/K7CO/HIWOQC4N/FS4K7COHIWOQC4N.SMALL.jpg ezman Introduction Are there times when you drop a metal screw, bolt, socket, etc somewhere you cannot reach easily?  I do.  If you had a Telescoping Magnetic Pen on hand you could just pull the pen out and extend the shaft to pick up the metal piece that once was out of reach.  This instructable is desig...
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 07:52:25 PST
Custom Radio Flyer Update http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Radio-Flyer-Update/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/NVG0/HQF9G6MZ/FQHNVG0HQF9G6MZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/NVG0/HQF9G6MZ/FQHNVG0HQF9G6MZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/NVG0/HQF9G6MZ/FQHNVG0HQF9G6MZ.SMALL.jpg gerrits13 This is the update on my radio flyer wagon project.  The frame is pretty much all of the way done all I need to do now is attach a body to it.
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 17:57:32 PST
custom radio flyer V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/custom-radio-flyer-V2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/L8X6/HO7XGGE9/FL4L8X6HO7XGGE9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/L8X6/HO7XGGE9/FL4L8X6HO7XGGE9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/L8X6/HO7XGGE9/FL4L8X6HO7XGGE9.SMALL.jpg gerrits13 this is my second attempt at a custom radio flyer.  Its going to have custom steering and a frame.  Frame is the only thing complete at the moment will keep on posting pictures.
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 16:56:35 PST
Laser-cut Radio Support bracket http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-Radio-Support-bracket/
Laser-cut Radio Support bracket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NJSU/HNXRZZBY/FX1NJSUHNXRZZBY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NJSU/HNXRZZBY/FX1NJSUHNXRZZBY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NJSU/HNXRZZBY/FX1NJSUHNXRZZBY.SMALL.jpg JZ411 basically I bought a new retrofit radio for my 1982 Corvette. When I took the middle face off, I was disappointed to find out that all the support for the weight of the radio was stressing at two points around the knobs. All the weight of the radio was sagging a few inches behind it. I made this sup...
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 12:27:00 PST
How to shorten your vehicle's radio antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-shorten-your-vehicles-radio-antenna/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/S2OY/HNVBF866/F3CS2OYHNVBF866.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/S2OY/HNVBF866/F3CS2OYHNVBF866.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/S2OY/HNVBF866/F3CS2OYHNVBF866.SMALL.jpg EldonMartin How to cut off your vehicle antenna.  Some people like the look of a shorter antenna, and also some factory length antennas extend to high and strike the garage door frame.  You can buy a replacement antenna that is shorter, or you can save a few bucks and shorten your existing one.
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 13:31:44 PST
Custom Radio Flyer for Swap Meets http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Radio-Flyer-for-Swap-Meets/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/9QBU/HIXPVTHR/FCJ9QBUHIXPVTHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/9QBU/HIXPVTHR/FCJ9QBUHIXPVTHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/9QBU/HIXPVTHR/FCJ9QBUHIXPVTHR.SMALL.jpg gerrits13 Built this on a dolly frame and attached a wagon shell to it.
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 17:07:48 PDT
$5 DIY | 12v Small LED Bunk or Storage Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-12V-LED-Bunk-Lights-home-built-wooden-lase/
$5 DIY | 12v Small LED Bunk or Storage Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/869B/HIPIXP10/F9L869BHIPIXP10.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/869B/HIPIXP10/F9L869BHIPIXP10.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/869B/HIPIXP10/F9L869BHIPIXP10.SMALL.jpg M.Hawse This is an article describing the process I used to build a couple of wooden LED bunk lights for my friend's houseboat. I designed these myself. I also built and installed them without assistance, so it's an easy project. You will also see photos and video of a black-stained, RGB LED Bunk Li...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 02:26:52 PDT
Nissan Altima Input Jack Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Nissan-Altima-Input-Jack-Repair/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SMALL.jpg rickosgood In this video, I'll show you how to save over $300 by replacing your 2008 Nissan Altima auxiliary input jack.  I've found that many owners of this model car have their input jacks break after a while, resulting in poor quality audio.  This repair will show you how to remove the old jack and replace ...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 10:29:44 PDT
Re-new a vintage radio and restore its gleam. http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-new-a-vintage-radio-and-restore-its-gleam/
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Sat, 8 Jun 2013 20:22:04 PDT
Aux-in jack for VDO RD3-00 car radio (Peugeot, Citroen) http://www.instructables.com/id/Aux-in-jack-for-VDO-RD3-00-car-radio-Peugeot-Cit/
Aux-in jack for VDO RD3-00 car radio (Peugeot, Citroen) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DLN3/HFSHECIV/FSXDLN3HFSHECIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DLN3/HFSHECIV/FSXDLN3HFSHECIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DLN3/HFSHECIV/FSXDLN3HFSHECIV.SMALL.jpg alessandro.blaco I owe a Citroen Berlingo 2002, problem is no audio in. The result is a 3.5mm female jack getting out the radio. So when you want to listen to music, set the volume of the radio down to minimum, connect your mp3 player (phone, ipod, etc.) and click play! We need to remove and disassemble the radio ...
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 09:59:41 PDT
(11) Solar Adaptation for Radio (Pluggables) http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Adaptation-for-Radio/
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Wed, 17 Apr 2013 13:01:47 PDT
Installation of an aftermarket stereo in a 2001 Dodge Grand Caravan http://www.instructables.com/id/Installation-of-an-aftermarket-stereo-in-a-2001-Do/
Installation of an aftermarket stereo in a 2001 Dodge Grand Caravan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/LXR9/HDHW4PI6/FZNLXR9HDHW4PI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/LXR9/HDHW4PI6/FZNLXR9HDHW4PI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/LXR9/HDHW4PI6/FZNLXR9HDHW4PI6.SMALL.jpg blkhawk Our vehicle for so many years needed a newer stereo where we could play CDs. I found a good deal on a Sumas® car stereo capable of playing CDs, AM and FM radio and an USB connection to play MP3s music. The stereo came with two connectors with wires that needed to be spliced with a second pair of con...
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Sat, 23 Feb 2013 17:57:50 PST
Tube Radio Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Tube-Radio-Restoration/
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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 21:59:55 PST
DIY All Weather Radio for 3 Euro http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-All-Weather-Radio-for-3-Euro/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/ZHRA/H8FYOMV2/FLNZHRAH8FYOMV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/ZHRA/H8FYOMV2/FLNZHRAH8FYOMV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/ZHRA/H8FYOMV2/FLNZHRAH8FYOMV2.SMALL.jpg hermanwahsletn For a long time I have been looking for a "All Weather Radio" that I can keep in the Garden all the time.  I gave up and made one myself.
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Fri, 19 Oct 2012 10:19:11 PDT
Resistor Filing And Storage System http://www.instructables.com/id/Resistor-Filing-And-Storage-System/
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Sun, 12 Aug 2012 16:20:37 PDT
Repairing a "pig" radio housing http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-pig-radio-housing/
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Mon, 27 Feb 2012 14:42:40 PST
Ham Radio and SIRIUS Mount in 2006 Mustang http://www.instructables.com/id/Ham-Radio-and-SIRIUS-Mount-in-2006-Mustang/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/OT9V/GXGHL3Z5/FGHOT9VGXGHL3Z5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/OT9V/GXGHL3Z5/FGHOT9VGXGHL3Z5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/OT9V/GXGHL3Z5/FGHOT9VGXGHL3Z5.SMALL.jpg stangtime I wanted to mount my 2 meter amateur radio in my 2006 Mustang but there just isn't a lot of space.  After looking all over the 'net there just wasn't a commercially available bracket that I liked.  So I built one.  By using a yardstick from Ace and some vice grips I built a mount that didn't require...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2012 17:03:51 PST
The Box Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Box-Radio/
The Box Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/3Z0G/GVOX0JK1/FAL3Z0GGVOX0JK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/3Z0G/GVOX0JK1/FAL3Z0GGVOX0JK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/3Z0G/GVOX0JK1/FAL3Z0GGVOX0JK1.SMALL.jpg JonnyLawrence Im in my 2nd year at University of Dundee studying Innovative Product Design, this semester i received a brief to design and build a radio casing. In this blog i will record how i built the final prototype radio including an exploded diagram, photos and any other relevant drawings or notes. I hope y...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2011 14:50:16 PST
PureTone: Hacking a Radio for an Enviromentaly Aware Student http://www.instructables.com/id/PureTone-Hacking-a-Radio-for-an-Enviromentaly-Awa/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2011 09:41:46 PST
Wooden Suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Suitcase/
Wooden Suitcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/5JA0/GMX1Q0BZ/F775JA0GMX1Q0BZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/5JA0/GMX1Q0BZ/F775JA0GMX1Q0BZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/5JA0/GMX1Q0BZ/F775JA0GMX1Q0BZ.SMALL.jpg seamster This is a little wooden suitcase I made to carry my R/C transmitter. I could have purchased a case to carry my radio gear, but I wanted something different than what everyone else has, pretty cool, and of course, homemade. The design and building process is fairly straight-forward, and could be use...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2011 20:05:03 PDT
Small scale home solar project http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-scale-home-solar-project/
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Sat, 12 Feb 2011 09:49:39 PST
Installing a JVC radio Dodge Ram http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-a-JVC-radio-Dodge-Ram-Part-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/VEM7/HANAQAP8/F6BVEM7HANAQAP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/VEM7/HANAQAP8/F6BVEM7HANAQAP8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/VEM7/HANAQAP8/F6BVEM7HANAQAP8.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios Yes you can buy an instillation kit from the manufacturer, but what if you don't want to?  This is how I put it in my truck without modifying the dash or factory wiring.  It does take some tools and know-how.  Even if you buy the kit there is some valuable information about dash removal that might j...
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Wed, 1 Sep 2010 13:20:44 PDT
Adding an auxilary input into a Ford stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-an-auxilary-input-into-a-Ford-stereo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/DGS3/GCJ0ZCIK/FFUDGS3GCJ0ZCIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/DGS3/GCJ0ZCIK/FFUDGS3GCJ0ZCIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/DGS3/GCJ0ZCIK/FFUDGS3GCJ0ZCIK.SMALL.jpg rpantaleo
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Sun, 8 Aug 2010 08:38:54 PDT
Replace a Ford Capri radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-a-Ford-Capri-radio/
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Thu, 29 Jul 2010 00:52:30 PDT
Literally : Dock your Ipod to your car audio cassette slot http://www.instructables.com/id/Literally-Dock-your-Ipod-mp3-player-to-car-aud/
Literally : Dock your Ipod to your car audio cassette slot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/B79Y/G61AW1O3/F3WB79YG61AW1O3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/B79Y/G61AW1O3/F3WB79YG61AW1O3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/B79Y/G61AW1O3/F3WB79YG61AW1O3.SMALL.jpg z3ds I had this awesome Nakamichi deck for years now. It makes any crappy speaker sound better but as technology progresses, the cassette part of my deck is becoming more obsolete..  I was using those cassette adapter to hook up my ipod but it looks so lame with all the wires hanging out and the  sound q...
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Mon, 1 Mar 2010 22:00:24 PST
Building a portable power station for field charging http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-portable-power-station-for-field-chargi/
Building a portable power station for field charging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/9ETM/G068I9SJ/FFO9ETMG068I9SJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/9ETM/G068I9SJ/FFO9ETMG068I9SJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/9ETM/G068I9SJ/FFO9ETMG068I9SJ.SMALL.jpg kpwusa This instructable is a field charger/ power supply to run low draw electronic devices such as phones radios and cameras in the field without having to go find an outlet or 12v receptacle. this instructable is intended for someone with a reasonable working knowledge of electricity. if you are not con...
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Mon, 12 Oct 2009 21:56:11 PDT
Wind up radio solar mod using LED garden lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-up-radio-solar-mod-using-LED-garden-lights/
Wind up radio solar mod using LED garden lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/M1T7/FM2CTI9T/FVKM1T7FM2CTI9T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/M1T7/FM2CTI9T/FVKM1T7FM2CTI9T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/M1T7/FM2CTI9T/FVKM1T7FM2CTI9T.SMALL.jpg guinness0001 Wind up radio solar modThis is my first instructable, so please bare this in mind when building as I may have missed some things.Also the pictures have been taken with a mobile phone! Sorry!I was inspired by the solar radio mod by gotwind but I wanted to mod my wind up dynamo powered radio (with lig...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2008 06:45:53 PDT
Car stereo stock radio fake-out http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-stereo-stock-radio-fake-out/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2008 22:21:04 PDT
Instructables Inspired Projects (THANK YOU, INSTRUCTABLES!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Inspired-Projects-THANK-YOU-INSTRU/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/E6P3/FFRCP1KB/FJ2E6P3FFRCP1KB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/E6P3/FFRCP1KB/FJ2E6P3FFRCP1KB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/E6P3/FFRCP1KB/FJ2E6P3FFRCP1KB.SMALL.jpg Transquesta These are some of the projects which, while inspired by Instructables submissions, weren't added as instructables themselves either because the assembly instructions would have taken pages (e.g., the Radio Lamp") or I didn't think they quite came up to snuff (e.g., Cauldron of Light).
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Sat, 3 May 2008 20:53:23 PDT
Swap out your car stereo(s) http://www.instructables.com/id/Swap-out-your-car-stereos/
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Mon, 14 Jan 2008 03:51:53 PST
Upgrading a car radio (for a Toyota Corolla) http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-a-car-radio-for-a-Toyota-Corolla/
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Sat, 15 Dec 2007 21:19:07 PST
DIY Solar Powered radio for $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Powered-radio-for-%245/
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Sat, 21 Jul 2007 16:01:23 PDT
Poor Man's Radio Telescope http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Man-s-Radio-Telescope/
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Fri, 9 Mar 2007 13:04:03 PST
Put your R/C car under computer control http://www.instructables.com/id/Put-your-RC-car-under-computer-control/
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Thu, 11 May 2006 18:24:45 PDT
Blue LED Car Radio Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-LED-Car-Radio-Mod/
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Tue, 21 Mar 2006 12:48:46 PST