Instructables: exploring - electronics - diy http://www.instructables.com Fri, 22 May 2015 23:03:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 PCB Etching Using OHP sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Etching-Using-OHP-sheets/
PCB Etching Using OHP sheets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/VGIG/I9WYXHU3/F32VGIGI9WYXHU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/VGIG/I9WYXHU3/F32VGIGI9WYXHU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/VGIG/I9WYXHU3/F32VGIGI9WYXHU3.SMALL.jpg AVISHKAR_ Hello world in this video tutorial I will be showing you how to make your own printed circuit boards from your house in DIY way__________VIDEO_____________ Things you need: Copper clad Ferric chloride powder OHP sheets Scrubber PCB hand drillFollow the instruction in the video for the making of the ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 00:52:23 PDT
Control Your Robot Using Cellphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Operated-Robot/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 09:38:26 PDT
How to get free eletronic samples http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-free-eletronic-samples/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 10:36:23 PDT
Basic LM386 Guitar Amplifier - Easy Step By Step Instructions - Cigar Box Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-LM386-Guitar-Amplifier-Easy-Step-By-Step-Ins/
Basic LM386 Guitar Amplifier - Easy Step By Step Instructions - Cigar Box Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/2X78/I9JRCFH7/FCF2X78I9JRCFH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/2X78/I9JRCFH7/FCF2X78I9JRCFH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/2X78/I9JRCFH7/FCF2X78I9JRCFH7.SMALL.jpg ️Roy Glen Gilliam Solder your amp to breadboard - push pins through top ( top has no copper on it ) use printed breadboard from Radio Shack for easy results. 0.01 uF Polyester Film Capacitor Solder 0.01uF Cap. To Breadboard. To pin#2 on left side. 10oHm 1/2-Watt Carbon-Film Resistor Solder 10oHm 1/2 watt Resi...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 08:45:48 PDT
10Amp Linear Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/10Amp-Linear-Power-Supply/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 21:06:27 PDT
DIY How To Make Joule Thief With ( Diagram And Full Detail ) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-To-Make-Joule-Thief-With-Diagram-And-Full-/
DIY How To Make Joule Thief With ( Diagram And Full Detail ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/VWV7/I9IBOZIG/FN4VWV7I9IBOZIG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/VWV7/I9IBOZIG/FN4VWV7I9IBOZIG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/VWV7/I9IBOZIG/FN4VWV7I9IBOZIG.SMALL.jpg zshexazard What is Joule Thief :A “Joule Thief” is a simple voltage booster circuit. It can increase the voltage of a power source by changing the constant low voltage signal into a series of rapid pulses at a higher voltage. How powerfull is it : its very power full that can run more than 13 LEDs with just...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 14:28:59 PDT
Simple External Telephone Ringer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-External-Telephone-Ringer/
Simple External Telephone Ringer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/5SFJ/I9E1EGOA/FT25SFJI9E1EGOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/5SFJ/I9E1EGOA/FT25SFJI9E1EGOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/5SFJ/I9E1EGOA/FT25SFJI9E1EGOA.SMALL.jpg fletcherjeremiah This is a simple external ringer for a landline telephone. Have you ever missed an important call because you didn't hear the phone? Or maybe you'd rather not wait by the phone for that special someone? Then this is exactly what you need! This ringer will allow you to hear incoming calls throughout ...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 14:19:20 PDT
How To Make portable 220v Solar Inverter under 16$ !!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-portable-220v-Solar-Inverter-under-16-/
How To Make portable 220v Solar Inverter under 16$ !!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/B37Z/I96W9MEC/FEYB37ZI96W9MEC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/B37Z/I96W9MEC/FEYB37ZI96W9MEC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/B37Z/I96W9MEC/FEYB37ZI96W9MEC.SMALL.jpg kedar264 Imagine that you have portable 220v solar pwered outlet which is small so you can carry in backpack and power your 220v powered devices anywhere with the power of sun.Recently i saw these cheap 220v converter on ebay for (2.46$) ,the ebay sellers doesn't have enough information about this product so...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 19:58:59 PDT
Build your own Variable Lab Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Variable-Lab-Bench-Power-Supply/
Build your own Variable Lab Bench Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/CJBV/I98BK2OE/FLTCJBVI98BK2OE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/CJBV/I98BK2OE/FLTCJBVI98BK2OE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/CJBV/I98BK2OE/FLTCJBVI98BK2OE.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I combined a LTC3780, which is a powerful 130W Step Up/Step Down converter, with a 12V 5A power supply to create an adjustable lab bench power supply (0.8V-29.4V || 0.3A-6A). The performance is quite good in comparison with other models which cost around the same....
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Sun, 3 May 2015 06:26:44 PDT
AC Switch Control With Opto Triac http://www.instructables.com/id/AC-Switch-Control-With-Opto-Triac/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 05:39:02 PDT
FURY BALLS [<10$] [< 5 Min. To Make] http://www.instructables.com/id/FURY-BALLS-10-5-Min-To-Make/
FURY BALLS [<10$] [< 5 Min. To Make] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/D6D6/I92LTYC6/FVSD6D6I92LTYC6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/D6D6/I92LTYC6/FVSD6D6I92LTYC6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/D6D6/I92LTYC6/FVSD6D6I92LTYC6.SMALL.jpg shauryarobots These fury balls add beauty to you BACKYARD or GARDEN & are VERY VERY EASY TO MAKE it. These Balls will just Cost UNDER 10$ only. These are PORTABLE & can be kept anywhere in the backyard to increase the beauty. People of ANY AGE can make these balls in no time. Materials Required 1. White Glass...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:01:02 PDT
DIY - Sensor-Based Door Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sensor-Based-Door-Lock/
DIY - Sensor-Based Door Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/40AS/I916FEUY/F8X40ASI916FEUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/40AS/I916FEUY/F8X40ASI916FEUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/40AS/I916FEUY/F8X40ASI916FEUY.SMALL.jpg EFY_On_instructables The door lock controller given here is a simple electronic switching circuit realised using a low-cost unipolar Hall effect sensor IC MH183. This CMOS switch IC incorporates advanced chopper stabilisation technology to provide accurate and stable magnetic switch points. The design, specification...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 02:10:22 PDT
Simplest EV3 Robot Claw/Gripper http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-EV3-Robot-ClawGripper/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 02:41:51 PDT
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Drill-Powerful-Gearmotor/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:56:51 PDT
Homemade Emergency Power Bank for Smatphone with TP4056 Li-Ion Charging Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Emergency-Power-Bank-for-Smatphone-with-T/
Homemade Emergency Power Bank for Smatphone with TP4056 Li-Ion Charging Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/9ONA/I8G5VYN8/F2H9ONAI8G5VYN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/9ONA/I8G5VYN8/F2H9ONAI8G5VYN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/9ONA/I8G5VYN8/F2H9ONAI8G5VYN8.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Emergency Power Bank for Smatphone with DC Voltage Step-up Boost Module and TP4056 1A Li-Ion battery Charging Module, 2 cells laptop batteries, mini box toy, and few timesModel: TP4056- Material: PCB + plastic + iron - Board TP4056 lithium charge management chip - Mini USB head can link di...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 01:44:35 PDT
DIY Constant current load http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Constant-current-load/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 07:50:09 PDT
Shock prank out of waste... http://www.instructables.com/id/Shock-prank-out-of-waste/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 08:16:45 PDT
FOAM CUTTING MACHINE http://www.instructables.com/id/FOAM-CUTTING-MACHINE/
FOAM CUTTING MACHINE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SMALL.jpg TrầnB What do you use for cutting foam? Knife, scissor or ...BLADE ?How do you feel when using them ? With me, terrible ==!To save the tiny foams and to be comfortable, my team made an idea about FOAM CUTTING MACHINEI feel very cool about this and it make my house much more tidy by fresh cut ! Why don’t y...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 03:17:28 PDT
Homade DIY Air-conditioner http://www.instructables.com/id/Homade-DIY-Air-conditioner/
Homade DIY Air-conditioner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/M5OU/I83LG8QR/FCWM5OUI83LG8QR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/M5OU/I83LG8QR/FCWM5OUI83LG8QR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/M5OU/I83LG8QR/FCWM5OUI83LG8QR.SMALL.jpg TrầnB Another handmade device for you to blow out the hot of summer, another way to save money and protect our enviroment From recycling old things, we will show you the simple way to make an Air-conditioner Advantage:- Easy to make.- Cheap.- Work Effectively- Friendly with envirom...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 18:50:14 PDT
Fish Tank Auto Illumination http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Tank-Auto-Illumination/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 09:28:26 PDT
DIY Portable solar usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-solar-usb-charger/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:35:44 PDT
My Xbox Psu Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-Psu-As-Power-Supply/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 18:59:08 PDT
SLAYER EXCITERS & TESLA COILS everything you need to know to get started! http://www.instructables.com/id/SLAYER-EXCITERS-TESLA-COILS-everything-you-need-to/
SLAYER EXCITERS & TESLA COILS everything you need to know to get started! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/AG4V/I7GRZAL2/FOAAG4VI7GRZAL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/AG4V/I7GRZAL2/FOAAG4VI7GRZAL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/AG4V/I7GRZAL2/FOAAG4VI7GRZAL2.SMALL.jpg suchb Hello Instructables!I began writing an explination on tesla coils and slayer circuits and how they operate in a comment on YouTube, and somehow it turned into several hundred lines of deep explanation of the theory behind tesla coils and slayer circuits.I decided I spent way to much effort writing t...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 16:18:32 PDT
ATX Bench Power Supply Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/ATX-Bench-Power-Supply-Enclosure/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 08:53:11 PDT
DIY AA Battery Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-AA-Battery-Holder-1/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 21:03:28 PST
How To Make A Taser From A Fly Swatter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Taser-From-A-Fly-Swatter/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 17:39:41 PST
Sleek ESP8266 Breadboard Adapter with Pin LABEL http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-ESP8266-Breadboard-Adapter-with-Pin-LABEL/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:12:07 PST
DIY Beaglebone CAN Bus Cape http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beaglebone-CAN-Bus-Cape/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 09:55:22 PST
diy 5.8Ghz fpv http://www.instructables.com/id/diy-58Ghz-fpv/
diy 5.8Ghz fpv - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/GUBP/I6DYXHUA/FZYGUBPI6DYXHUA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/GUBP/I6DYXHUA/FZYGUBPI6DYXHUA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/GUBP/I6DYXHUA/FZYGUBPI6DYXHUA.SMALL.jpg jency001 this is an 5.8ghz wireless camera. it can go 2km far in the air what do you need? the first step I did was looking for the datasheet of the 5.8ghz tx module put tin on each pin soldering the parts first you put on the dipswitch you need to cut off one pin and the other 3 solder them on...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 10:29:52 PST
The Easiest way to make your own pcb http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Easiest-way-to-make-your-own-pcb/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 08:09:11 PST
DIY Circuit breaker panelboard with Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS), metering and computer control. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Circuit-breaker-panelboard-with-Automatic-Tran/
DIY Circuit breaker panelboard with Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS), metering and computer control. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/XA6B/I67S9V8S/FP9XA6BI67S9V8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/XA6B/I67S9V8S/FP9XA6BI67S9V8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/XA6B/I67S9V8S/FP9XA6BI67S9V8S.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I needed a mini circuit breaker panelboard to protect and segregate the loads from my solar inverter. I wanted a small form factor, transparent cover to view the breakers and adequate protection for all my house electrical loads. DISCLAIMER! I am a power system (electrical) engineer for the past 19 ...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 15:17:46 PST
Circuit Breaker for Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Breaker-for-Power-Supply/
Circuit Breaker for Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/E39J/I66D16SH/FVLE39JI66D16SH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/E39J/I66D16SH/FVLE39JI66D16SH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/E39J/I66D16SH/FVLE39JI66D16SH.SMALL.jpg Engineer of None When testing new circuits it's easy to damage electronic components on the process or even blow a fuse on the bench power supply produced by a short circuit.To avoid changing the fuse all the time or even damage the power supply transformer i made a small circuit breaker that protects my power suppl...
By: Engineer of None

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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 11:51:04 PST
DIY Solar Bottle bulb and Mobile charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Bottle-bulb-and-Mobile-charger/
DIY Solar Bottle bulb and Mobile charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/VCON/I67S8BHE/FWGVCONI67S8BHE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/VCON/I67S8BHE/FWGVCONI67S8BHE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/VCON/I67S8BHE/FWGVCONI67S8BHE.SMALL.jpg Engg_suraj Hello everyone,This instructable is about 'DIY Solar Bottle bulb and Mobile charger' in which we can build our own solar bottle light bulb and a mobile phone charger. This Instructable is helpful were there is no electricity or electricity cost is very high.I made this instructable to provide awaren...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 06:58:11 PST
How to make a Variable Soldering Station http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Variable-Soldering-Station/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 10:31:51 PST
Cell charger from bike battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Cell-charger-from-bike-battery/
Cell charger from bike battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/OYGD/I63EYZS2/F06OYGDI63EYZS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/OYGD/I63EYZS2/F06OYGDI63EYZS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/OYGD/I63EYZS2/F06OYGDI63EYZS2.SMALL.jpg umaryasin21 frnds the small box i have only one option for me here to get smaller and smart on design of this cell charger from bike so i decided to make a ciruit using LM7805 regulater such small that it fits inside this box so it can be water prrof and also convineint to use inside the cover of bike here in o...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 06:04:00 PST
DIY Metal Etcher http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Metal-Etcher/
DIY Metal Etcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/33MD/I60077JC/FE933MDI60077JC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/33MD/I60077JC/FE933MDI60077JC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/33MD/I60077JC/FE933MDI60077JC.SMALL.jpg neranjan.ghost This project can use as engrave any metal product or if you giving a gift you can etch your name on it wright draw somethings be creative have used a stencil because my my free hand drawings are bad. Things what you need for this project Power Adapter Between 6V -12V2 Aligator clips Small piece ...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 20:31:34 PST
Use the Switcheroo to open a garage door with your smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-the-Switcheroo-to-open-a-garage-door-with-your/
Use the Switcheroo to open a garage door with your smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T06M/I5ZZY4LD/FA6T06MI5ZZY4LD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T06M/I5ZZY4LD/FA6T06MI5ZZY4LD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T06M/I5ZZY4LD/FA6T06MI5ZZY4LD.SMALL.jpg dangerousthings Even though many people have garages with garage door opening systems, cars are still parked outside. This creates a serious security risk because a simple car burglary can turn into a garage and/or home burglary once the thief gets access to the garage door opener. Many people make an effort to hid...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:59:13 PST
Use the Switcheroo to control toys with your smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-the-Switcheroo-to-control-toys-with-your-smart/
Use the Switcheroo to control toys with your smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/O34F/I5ZZY3ST/FGKO34FI5ZZY3ST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/O34F/I5ZZY3ST/FGKO34FI5ZZY3ST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/O34F/I5ZZY3ST/FGKO34FI5ZZY3ST.SMALL.jpg dangerousthings What if you could make a toy do a dance when that special someone called, or set an alarm of your phone that caused a physical object to come to life? With the Switcheroo, it's easy!First, you'll need to get a Switcheroo board. Get one at www.switcherooboard.comYou'll also need a toy of course. We c...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:57:49 PST
Cheap variable power supply LM317 under 10$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-variable-power-supply-LM317-under-10/
Cheap variable power supply LM317 under 10$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/WI76/I5ZZZI5H/F9SWI76I5ZZZI5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/WI76/I5ZZZI5H/F9SWI76I5ZZZI5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/WI76/I5ZZZI5H/F9SWI76I5ZZZI5H.SMALL.jpg Saral Tayal I did not have an atx power supply or a professional lab power supply, but as any electronic enthusiast would know, electronics all operate at different voltages. This makes rapid prototyping very difficult if you don't have a variable power supply to provide these exact voltages.My build is very ve...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:29:10 PST
Non Soldering Solar Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-Soldering-Solar-Lantern/
Non Soldering Solar Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/FO1P/I5P7JERS/F0IFO1PI5P7JERS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/FO1P/I5P7JERS/F0IFO1PI5P7JERS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/FO1P/I5P7JERS/F0IFO1PI5P7JERS.SMALL.gif JoshuaZimmerman Outdoor solar lighting has become extremely popular in the past few years, yet how many people do you know that can explain how it works? Luckily solar is a super simple power source which we can use alongside some simple electrical tricks to make a fun project. This non soldering version is perfe...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 09:42:10 PST
How to make a reliable motorcycle voltage regulator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-reliable-motorcycle-voltage-regulato/
How to make a reliable motorcycle voltage regulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/NDFO/I5MD5GI7/FXYNDFOI5MD5GI7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/NDFO/I5MD5GI7/FXYNDFOI5MD5GI7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/NDFO/I5MD5GI7/FXYNDFOI5MD5GI7.SMALL.jpg Arezus This article is made due to many queries after the post about DeadBug Prototyping, so I've decided to make a whole instructable to explain how the motorcycle regulator relay works and how to make it. Disclaimer:Some schemes where taken from the basic author of the circuit, Skrut, he developed the ba...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 16:45:28 PST
Airsoft Bomb Replica http://www.instructables.com/id/Airsoft-Bomb-Replica/
Airsoft Bomb Replica - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/VFW1/I5F7OIGT/FCZVFW1I5F7OIGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/VFW1/I5F7OIGT/FCZVFW1I5F7OIGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/VFW1/I5F7OIGT/FCZVFW1I5F7OIGT.SMALL.jpg Engineer of None This is a project that I designed to use on Airsoft games, this Airsoft Bomb is equipped with a pyrotechnic exit to detonate, for example smoke bombs, to let the players know that the bomb exploded. Watch the video Watch the video and see how the Airsoft Bomb works.And don't forget to like, subsc...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:57:26 PST
How to make PCB at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-PCB-at-Home/
How to make PCB at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/SH8Y/I5BS8FSQ/FFPSH8YI5BS8FSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/SH8Y/I5BS8FSQ/FFPSH8YI5BS8FSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/SH8Y/I5BS8FSQ/FFPSH8YI5BS8FSQ.SMALL.jpg Engg_suraj Hello everyone,This is instructable is about "How to make PCB at Home" without any special material.As a Electronics Engineering student, I try making DIY projects which require simple electronics circuit and making PCBs.What is PCB?A printed circuit board (PCB) mechanically supports and electricall...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 05:25:39 PST
Stay warm this winter: CPU Hand Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Stay-warm-this-winter-CPU-Hand-Warmer/
Stay warm this winter: CPU Hand Warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this small project I will show you how I repurposed an old AMD CPU to create a small, light and easy to use electric hand warmer. With the help of a small portable power bank this gadget can warm you up for around 2 and a half hours and can easily reach temperatures up to 60 degrees celcius. W...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:26:46 PST
Homemade Atomizer+Mod E-cigarette on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-AtomizerMod-E-cigarette-on-the-cheap/
Homemade Atomizer+Mod E-cigarette on the cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SMALL.jpg kwe Hi here is a short video to show you how i fully made my E-cigarettethe atomizer is made of an old lens the tank that fits in the lens is a coming from a juice bottleDrill holes in the bottom of the tankpeal of the insulation of the electrical connectorsI made a M3 thread in the connectors Cut the h...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:49:42 PST
Micro dark activated switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-dark-activated-switch/
Micro dark activated switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JNRE/I7MX2K8H/F3OJNREI7MX2K8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JNRE/I7MX2K8H/F3OJNREI7MX2K8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JNRE/I7MX2K8H/F3OJNREI7MX2K8H.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean At just 10mm x 10mm, this is quite possibly one of the smallest light sensitive switches you will ever find!At last, a great replacement for LDR circuits. Welcome to the future!!! You will need: Bare PCBScalpelSolderFluxSoldering IronSMT 81k 0402 resistorSMT 3904 NPN Transistor (SC-70)0603 LEDAPD...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:41:11 PST
Another Cheap Flux Capacitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Cheap-Flux-Capacitor/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:47:17 PST
DIY Breadboard Adapter for ESP8266 WiFi module http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Breadboard-Adapter-for-ESP8266-WiFi-module/
DIY Breadboard Adapter for ESP8266 WiFi module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/9OKR/I4V78ELE/FS99OKRI4V78ELE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/9OKR/I4V78ELE/FS99OKRI4V78ELE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/9OKR/I4V78ELE/FS99OKRI4V78ELE.SMALL.jpg Ganesh Selvaraj Here is a video tutorial on how to make a Breadboard adapter for the ESP 8266 WiFi module.P.S.- This is my first video tutorial :)
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 08:36:21 PST
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Portable-Speaker-Guitar-Amp-1/
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SMALL.jpg TrashAmpsLLC Let's face it: the speakers on your phone & laptop aren't loud enough. So grab a Mason Jar Speaker KIT from Trash Amps (www.trashamps.com) & build a Mason Jar Speaker to play tunes from your smartphone, tablet and laptop. BUT WAIT: it's also an electric guitar amplifier! Plug in & bust out those wic...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 16:57:41 PST
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Portable-Speaker-Guitar-Amp/
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/PVF6/I4IX39QI/FN3PVF6I4IX39QI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/PVF6/I4IX39QI/FN3PVF6I4IX39QI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/PVF6/I4IX39QI/FN3PVF6I4IX39QI.SMALL.jpg TrashAmps Let's face it: the speakers on your phone & laptop aren't loud enough. So grab a Mason Jar Speaker KIT from Trash Amps (www.trashamps.com) & build a Mason Jar Speaker to play tunes from your smartphone, tablet and laptop. BUT WAIT: it's also an electric guitar amplifier! Plug in & bust out those wic...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 14:38:04 PST