Instructables: exploring - workshop - radio http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:40:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 Alfa Romeo 147 156 166 GT Multi-Function Steering Wheel Audio Radio Control Push Touch Rubber Buttons Controls Instructions Install Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Alfa-Romeo-147-156-166-GT-Multi-Function-Steering-/
Alfa Romeo 147 156 166 GT Multi-Function Steering Wheel Audio Radio Control Push Touch Rubber Buttons Controls Instructions Install Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/0UG0/ISCB9K3P/FQ50UG0ISCB9K3P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/0UG0/ISCB9K3P/FQ50UG0ISCB9K3P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/0UG0/ISCB9K3P/FQ50UG0ISCB9K3P.SMALL.jpg x8rltd The ProblemThe OEM steering wheel buttons wear easily and ruin the look of the steering wheel and the vehicles interior.The steering wheel audio control rubber buttons wear / delaminate causing light to leak from the buttons. Until now the only solution for this common fault from the manufacturer wa...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:26:57 PDT
Autocom PTT (push to talk) http://www.instructables.com/id/Autocom-PTT-push-to-Talk/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 12:31:47 PDT
Custom Dash http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Dash/
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:48:14 PDT
Low Budget Method to Mount Antenna Masts to a Building http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Budget-Method-to-Mount-Antenna-Masts-to-a-Buil/
Low Budget Method to Mount Antenna Masts to a Building - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/8AZ8/IQICAGSM/FTW8AZ8IQICAGSM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/8AZ8/IQICAGSM/FTW8AZ8IQICAGSM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/8AZ8/IQICAGSM/FTW8AZ8IQICAGSM.SMALL.jpg dosman33 So you want to get an antenna or other instrumentation high into the air? But you need to do it on the cheap. Mounting a mast on a building can be a way to cheat a little and avoid having a structure connected all the way to the ground.There are some caviots though. First, the building must have gab...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 11:24:44 PDT
The Amazing Gin Pole Lifter! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Gin-Pole-Lifter/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 22:39:04 PDT
Antenna mount on a car hood http://www.instructables.com/id/Antenna-Mount-on-a-Durangocar-Hood/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 09:43:17 PDT
Custom Rc Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Rc-Car/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 19:30:09 PDT
Retro Blaster - Puzzle Box Retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Blaster-Puzzle-Box-Retrofit/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 17:43:45 PST
Magic Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Radio/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 18:05:20 PST
How to Replace Renault Symbol Central Console Bulbs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Renault-Symbol-Central-Console-Bulb/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 00:34:09 PST
Car Radio noise eliminator http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Radio-Noise-Eliminator/
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 06:47:05 PST
Porsche Radio Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Porsche-Radio-Installation/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 16:02:31 PST
$5 Pocket Solar Battery for QRP Radio Transceiver http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Pocket-Solar-Battery-for-QRP-Radio-Transceiver/
$5 Pocket Solar Battery for QRP Radio Transceiver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/69O9/IC6HTPN7/F8U69O9IC6HTPN7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/69O9/IC6HTPN7/F8U69O9IC6HTPN7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/69O9/IC6HTPN7/F8U69O9IC6HTPN7.SMALL.jpg sbmull It seems too good to be true but you can put a pocket solar powered battery on your QRP radio for $5. You'll need a soldering iron and a few odd's and ends. Get the goods First, head over to ebay and pick up a Solio Mono-A for $3 free shipping. And get a 4-pole audio jack for $1.00. You will a...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 07:48:55 PDT
Dewalt Radio Cord Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Dewalt-Radio-Cord-Replacement/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 20:20:55 PDT
Harley Radio Fuse Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Harley-Radio-Fuse-Fix/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:22:45 PDT
Tale of the Un Level Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Tale-of-the-Un-Level-Shelf/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 23:04:30 PST
Custom Duely Radio Flyer http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Duley-Radio-Flyer/
Custom Duely Radio Flyer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/W0GF/I67S9VIW/FFDW0GFI67S9VIW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/W0GF/I67S9VIW/FFDW0GFI67S9VIW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/W0GF/I67S9VIW/FFDW0GFI67S9VIW.SMALL.jpg gerrits13 This is the finished up radio flyer. I added duleys in back and exhaust and painted the rims, whitewalls, and the clay cam smith logo. I am very happy how it turned out.
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 09:12:23 PDT
Add Bluetooth to your old Car-Hifi http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Upgrade-Your-Old-Car-V2/
Add Bluetooth to your old Car-Hifi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/2NRS/I0R0YP1Q/FAM2NRSI0R0YP1Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/2NRS/I0R0YP1Q/FAM2NRSI0R0YP1Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/2NRS/I0R0YP1Q/FAM2NRSI0R0YP1Q.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this quick ible I'll show you another way to upgrade your old car with just 5$ and less than 30 minutes of work. If you want to check out the last simple upgrade that I made on my car, you have to see my ible "Thermometer - Upgrade Your Old Car".I'll basically suggest you how to EASIL...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 01:13:52 PDT
Custom Swap Meet Radio Flyer http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Swap-Meet-Radio-Flyer/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 08:25:14 PDT
REPAIRING PIMPING UP A 2.4GHZ ANTENA http://www.instructables.com/id/REPAIRING-PIMPING-UP-A-24GHZ-ANTENA/
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 18:16:58 PDT
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/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 16:03:18 PDT
Custom Radio Flyer http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Radio-Flyer/
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/K7CO/HIWOQC4N/FS4K7COHIWOQC4N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/K7CO/HIWOQC4N/FS4K7COHIWOQC4N.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
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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/
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NJSU/HNXRZZBY/FX1NJSUHNXRZZBY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NJSU/HNXRZZBY/FX1NJSUHNXRZZBY.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Como reemplazar un estereo en una furgoneta Dodge del 2001 http://www.instructables.com/id/Como-reemplazar-un-estereo-en-una-furgoneta-Dodge-/
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 17:42:33 PST
How to shorten your vehicle's radio antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-shorten-your-vehicles-radio-antenna/
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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/
Custom Radio Flyer for Swap Meets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/9QBU/HIXPVTHR/FCJ9QBUHIXPVTHR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/9QBU/HIXPVTHR/FCJ9QBUHIXPVTHR.SQUARE.jpg https://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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/869B/HIPIXP10/F9L869BHIPIXP10.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/869B/HIPIXP10/F9L869BHIPIXP10.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
Nissan Altima Input Jack Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/W05D/HIGFBALG/FOTW05DHIGFBALG.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
Re-new a vintage radio and restore its gleam. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/2SN1/HHOFNUE9/FBC2SN1HHOFNUE9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/2SN1/HHOFNUE9/FBC2SN1HHOFNUE9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/2SN1/HHOFNUE9/FBC2SN1HHOFNUE9.SMALL.jpg SlickSqueegie This is a 1950ish Firestone radio alarm clock. I found this at a flea market and got an excellent deal. I did not know if it worked or not and I didn't care, I saw potential in it right away. When I got it home, I plugged it in to see if it worked or not. It made a humming noise right away. Not a "r...
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DLN3/HFSHECIV/FSXDLN3HFSHECIV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DLN3/HFSHECIV/FSXDLN3HFSHECIV.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
(11) Solar Adaptation for Radio (Pluggables) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/GM9U/HFD1KNLX/FGEGM9UHFD1KNLX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/GM9U/HFD1KNLX/FGEGM9UHFD1KNLX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/GM9U/HFD1KNLX/FGEGM9UHFD1KNLX.SMALL.jpg Dr.Bill Links; http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Volt-PhotoVoltaic-Power-For-The-Tiny-Apartment/ http://www.instructables.com/id/Portfolio-Solar-Landscape-Flood-Lamp-HACK/ This on going project is a part of my 'Pluggables' series and must be linked to past projects where it will be used. I see many solar...
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/LXR9/HDHW4PI6/FZNLXR9HDHW4PI6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/LXR9/HDHW4PI6/FZNLXR9HDHW4PI6.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
Tube Radio Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/7CHD/HCB8SHQN/FPG7CHDHCB8SHQN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/7CHD/HCB8SHQN/FPG7CHDHCB8SHQN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/7CHD/HCB8SHQN/FPG7CHDHCB8SHQN.SMALL.jpg Sparker94 This instructable is for a 1948 philco 48-200i case restore.The "i" in 200i stands for Ivory. This is a fairly common radio but it immediately interested me when I first saw it. Only it wasn't in the best condition cosmetically but it reminded me of a old truck in some ways. And I like old trucks. T...
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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 21:59:55 PST
5 Speaker Car Head Unit Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Speaker-Car-Head-Unit-Boombox/
5 Speaker Car Head Unit Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/1PAY/HAQ3COVF/FOC1PAYHAQ3COVF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/1PAY/HAQ3COVF/FOC1PAYHAQ3COVF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/1PAY/HAQ3COVF/FOC1PAYHAQ3COVF.SMALL.jpg technovative I built this 20+ pound monstrosity in 2005 for my Mother who was working in a noisy industrial environment and needed some audio umph to enjoy her tunes. I had built a couple of boxy rectilinear 80's style portables to wrap old car stereos and speakers in before and wanted to design something more s...
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Sun, 13 Jan 2013 03:53:49 PST
Resistor Filing And Storage System http://www.instructables.com/id/Resistor-Filing-And-Storage-System/
Resistor Filing And Storage System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/07KD/H5IRWX6H/FQB07KDH5IRWX6H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/07KD/H5IRWX6H/FQB07KDH5IRWX6H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/07KD/H5IRWX6H/FQB07KDH5IRWX6H.SMALL.jpg Re-design I rebuild/refurbish tube radios and amps and build the occasional DIY project so I'm always needing various resistor values.  I finally got tired of having to go to Radio Shack or place an order online every time I got a new radio.  So, I bought a resistor kit.  I found one on Ebay that included 50 ...
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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/
Ham Radio and SIRIUS Mount in 2006 Mustang - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/OT9V/GXGHL3Z5/FGHOT9VGXGHL3Z5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/OT9V/GXGHL3Z5/FGHOT9VGXGHL3Z5.SQUARE.jpg https://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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/3Z0G/GVOX0JK1/FAL3Z0GGVOX0JK1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/3Z0G/GVOX0JK1/FAL3Z0GGVOX0JK1.SQUARE.jpg https://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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/5JA0/GMX1Q0BZ/F775JA0GMX1Q0BZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/5JA0/GMX1Q0BZ/F775JA0GMX1Q0BZ.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
Small scale home solar project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/XO7K/GJQE9YOX/FOPXO7KGJQE9YOX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/XO7K/GJQE9YOX/FOPXO7KGJQE9YOX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/XO7K/GJQE9YOX/FOPXO7KGJQE9YOX.SMALL.jpg xander.marks Having alternative energy as one of my hobbies, I've recycled an old bedside cabinet to be used as a solarpowered energy-backup. This project is low-budget and most of the materials are recycled. At the moment it is only solar charged using 3 12 Volt 1,5 Watt trickle charger solarpanels (no charge c...
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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/
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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/
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/B79Y/G61AW1O3/F3WB79YG61AW1O3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/B79Y/G61AW1O3/F3WB79YG61AW1O3.SQUARE.jpg https://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