Instructables: exploring - electronics - diy http://www.instructables.com Thu, 26 May 2016 17:20:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 ROV-E | RC Tank-less Submarine http://www.instructables.com/id/ROV-E-RC-Tank-less-Submarine/
ROV-E | RC Tank-less Submarine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/77JR/IOO563I4/FQ477JRIOO563I4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/77JR/IOO563I4/FQ477JRIOO563I4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/77JR/IOO563I4/FQ477JRIOO563I4.SMALL.jpg crxksa the log of the project Structure made the structure in pvc pipes Engines modified bilge bump as the thursters Pcb of the sub. made it in Fritzing fritzing.org/download/ Flasher and lights added lights for better vission Sensors added compass for to fing the heading of the submarine ...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 11:15:06 PDT
Circuit Board Manufacturing Without a Computer Part 1: the Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Manufacturing-Without-a-Computer-Par/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 12:07:50 PDT
Circuit Board Manufacturing Without a Computer Part 2: the Etching Process http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Manufacturing-Without-a-Computer-Par-1/
Circuit Board Manufacturing Without a Computer Part 2: the Etching Process - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/QE3M/IOMP14LX/FAMQE3MIOMP14LX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/QE3M/IOMP14LX/FAMQE3MIOMP14LX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/QE3M/IOMP14LX/FAMQE3MIOMP14LX.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech This instructable is part two in my circuit board manufacturing series. This part can be used as a stand alone instructable about etching circuit boards. After the traces on the board are drawn with a permanent marker, all the copper around the traces can be removed by a process called ferric chlor...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 12:07:37 PDT
The Internet of Led Wall! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Internet-of-Led-Wall/
The Internet of Led Wall! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/2CUF/IOK9ODUP/FBX2CUFIOK9ODUP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/2CUF/IOK9ODUP/FBX2CUFIOK9ODUP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/2CUF/IOK9ODUP/FBX2CUFIOK9ODUP.SMALL.jpg james_Seeed Here is the lovely tiny LED wall I made with Wio nodes. Every one can control it through the internet. There are 30 LED bars on the board, each bar has ten led. Every one in every where can control every bar he/she likes with the API of Wio link. Here is the step to implement the Internet Of Le...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 09:26:39 PDT
How to Make a Cardboard Solder Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cardboard-Solder-Fume-Extractor/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 12:47:52 PDT
ADS-B Real Time Flight Tracker and Monitoring Device Using Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/ADS-B-Real-Time-Flight-Tracker-and-Monitoring-Devi/
ADS-B Real Time Flight Tracker and Monitoring Device Using Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/T0O9/IOLU9E6Z/FDIT0O9IOLU9E6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/T0O9/IOLU9E6Z/FDIT0O9IOLU9E6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/T0O9/IOLU9E6Z/FDIT0O9IOLU9E6Z.SMALL.jpg iot_hive_rajesh Automatic Dependent Surveillance–Broadcast (ADS-B) is a precise satellite-based surveillance system. ADS-B Out uses GPS technology to determine an aircraft's location, airspeed and other data, and broadcasts that information to a network of ground stations via ADS-B out, which relays the data to air...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 05:58:19 PDT
56 Joule Coilgun from Salvaged Parts v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/56-Joule-Coilgun-From-Salvaged-Parts-V20/
56 Joule Coilgun from Salvaged Parts v2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/GYHM/IOIQNN4F/F95GYHMIOIQNN4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/GYHM/IOIQNN4F/F95GYHMIOIQNN4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/GYHM/IOIQNN4F/F95GYHMIOIQNN4F.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech Have you ever wanted to fire a projectile using the power of electromagnetism? Then this instructable is for you. In one of my old instructables, I show you how to build a coilgun, or gauss gun, from disposable camera capacitors and circuit board. Nowadays, disposable cameras are hard to come by, ...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 22:24:56 PDT
DIY Electro-Magnetic Levitation! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electro-Magnetic-Levitation/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 02:37:08 PDT
Make Your Own Microphone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Microphone/
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Tue, 17 May 2016 06:50:50 PDT
Arcade MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arcade-MIDI-Controller/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 07:06:09 PDT
DIY Boost Converter || How to Step Up DC Voltage Efficiently http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Boost-Converter-How-to-Step-Up-DC-Voltage-Effi/
DIY Boost Converter || How to Step Up DC Voltage Efficiently - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/3CAG/IO7GUCI1/F7T3CAGIO7GUCI1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/3CAG/IO7GUCI1/F7T3CAGIO7GUCI1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/3CAG/IO7GUCI1/F7T3CAGIO7GUCI1.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you an efficient and common way how to step up DC voltages. I will also demonstrate how easy it can be to build a boost converter with the help of an ATtiny85. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives you all the information you need to create your own boost...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 07:51:22 PDT
With This Mailbox You Will Never Miss Your Post Again http://www.instructables.com/id/With-This-Mailbox-You-Will-Never-Miss-Your-Post-Ag/
With This Mailbox You Will Never Miss Your Post Again - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/O1VZ/IO34C1XJ/FBIO1VZIO34C1XJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/O1VZ/IO34C1XJ/FBIO1VZIO34C1XJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/O1VZ/IO34C1XJ/FBIO1VZIO34C1XJ.SMALL.jpg Make it Extreme The main advantage and the actual reason of construction is the fact that residents can have access without the use of keys!The mailbox operates using a remote control. The door opens when the first button is pressed. Pressing the second button a light is turn on which gives the ability to collect ...
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Wed, 11 May 2016 16:31:41 PDT
DIY Can? Lamp? http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Can-Lamp/
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Wed, 11 May 2016 01:35:48 PDT
Design a romantic PCB using a free PCB design tool - EasyEDA http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Romantic-PCB-Using-a-Free-PCB-Design-Tool/
Design a romantic PCB using a free PCB design tool - EasyEDA - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/MCGW/INZGCC9D/FZAMCGWINZGCC9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/MCGW/INZGCC9D/FZAMCGWINZGCC9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/MCGW/INZGCC9D/FZAMCGWINZGCC9D.SMALL.jpg vividz Have you ever tried to design a PCB for your lover or children or friends on a special day? Why not? PCB also could be an amazing gift which reveals your creativity also hones your PCB skills. Here I’d like to share a Romantic PCB designed using EasyEDA. It is a free, web-based and easy-to-use EDA t...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 03:59:57 PDT
Make Your Own LED Sign VU Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-LED-Sign-VU-Meter/
Make Your Own LED Sign VU Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/FGQW/INXGQIKR/FNOFGQWINXGQIKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/FGQW/INXGQIKR/FNOFGQWINXGQIKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/FGQW/INXGQIKR/FNOFGQWINXGQIKR.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to create a custom LED sign that reacts to the loudness of your music, just like a VU meter does. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives you all information you need to build this project. But in the next steps you can find a parts list, schematic ...
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Sun, 8 May 2016 07:54:11 PDT
DIY Easy Coilgun | Electronic Projectile Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Easy-Coilgun-Electronic-Projectile-Launcher/
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Sat, 7 May 2016 06:20:13 PDT
DIY Bench Power Supply (Dual-Channel) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bench-Power-Supply-Dual-Channel/
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Thu, 5 May 2016 04:41:58 PDT
Arduino Bluetooth Tank with Custom Android Application (V1.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bluetooth-Tank-With-Custom-Android-Applica/
Arduino Bluetooth Tank with Custom Android Application (V1.0) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/FXWI/INS1A05Z/FB0FXWIINS1A05Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/FXWI/INS1A05Z/FB0FXWIINS1A05Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/FXWI/INS1A05Z/FB0FXWIINS1A05Z.SMALL.jpg JackSoldano Hello! this is a guide for how to build a simple and cheap Arduino based Bluetooth tank. This is the first stage of this project and only involves the development of a moving tank track based vehicle. The second stage is the Android Application that will be used to control the tank. I intend to buil...
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Wed, 4 May 2016 15:25:13 PDT
The Musixel BoomBox http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Musixel-BoomBox/
The Musixel BoomBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SMALL.jpg andy.spikenzielabs The Musixel is a board designed to interpret the frequencies in music or sounds and generate a light-show on up to 64 addressable LEDs. The Musixel has a few modes built-in, one of them is a 'Graphic Equalizer' styled visualizer that is more than just a little cool. In this project it runs an 8x8 ma...
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Wed, 4 May 2016 14:47:42 PDT
Raspberry Pi Serial Shield Expansion Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Serial-Shield-Expansion-Boards/
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Wed, 4 May 2016 05:00:05 PDT
Automatic electronic plant waterer http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Electronic-Plant-Waterer/
Automatic electronic plant waterer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/GWA3/INNEGI65/FJDGWA3INNEGI65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/GWA3/INNEGI65/FJDGWA3INNEGI65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/GWA3/INNEGI65/FJDGWA3INNEGI65.SMALL.jpg akolk1 Hello, welcome to my instructable on how to make an automatic electronic plant waterer. This project was intended to make a machine that would automatically water my plants so they don't turn dry. This goal was somewhat reached, more about that later.This project is intended for beginners, minor ele...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:00:06 PDT
Chic Guitar Pedal Light Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Chic-Guitar-Pedal-Light-Switch/
Chic Guitar Pedal Light Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/4NXE/INNEGHPU/FDN4NXEINNEGHPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/4NXE/INNEGHPU/FDN4NXEINNEGHPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/4NXE/INNEGHPU/FDN4NXEINNEGHPU.SMALL.jpg BenBuildsDIY Hi there and welcome back to another Ben Builds project! In this Instructable, I will be showing you how to make a chic light switch from an old guitar pedal and some other supplies.Lets get started! Watch the Video Take a look at the video above and watch the full process. If you are still havin...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 10:49:12 PDT
Battery Bank Recycled From Laptop Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Bank-Recycled-From-Laptop-Battery/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:19:07 PDT
DIY cellphone tripod mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cellphone-Tripod-Mount/
DIY cellphone tripod mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/XZIV/INI7VI1N/FTUXZIVINI7VI1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/XZIV/INI7VI1N/FTUXZIVINI7VI1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/XZIV/INI7VI1N/FTUXZIVINI7VI1N.SMALL.jpg MakinThings The goal of this ible is to show you how to make a simple tripod mount for your cellphone. I needed this when I first started making youtube videos for my ibles and all I had was my cell phone, so I made this holder to use on my tripod that I already had.Contest : follow my instructables and YouTube...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:54:18 PDT
PCB Box http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Box/
PCB Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/J8Y9/INGBEQ2R/FTAJ8Y9INGBEQ2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/J8Y9/INGBEQ2R/FTAJ8Y9INGBEQ2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/J8Y9/INGBEQ2R/FTAJ8Y9INGBEQ2R.SMALL.jpg MustafaK6 Hi its my first instructable in here so please be kind to me.is saw this DIY video on YouTube from a Chanel called MDF RESCUER so i liked the PCB Box and start my DIY. The PCB i have a PCB from an old UPS so i decide to desolder all of its component. Desolder all the component i start to t...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:44:14 PDT
Top view / extension adapter for camera tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-View-Extension-Adaptor-for-Camera/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 17:55:47 PDT
DIY Power Bank for Mobile (Portable Mobile Charger) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Power-Bank-for-Mobile-Portable-Mobile-Charger/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 22:49:38 PDT
Diy audio splitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Audio-Splitter/
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 07:27:55 PDT
Make Your Own Crude Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Crude-Projector/
Make Your Own Crude Projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/5IVR/IN3GIZPM/FNZ5IVRIN3GIZPM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/5IVR/IN3GIZPM/FNZ5IVRIN3GIZPM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/5IVR/IN3GIZPM/FNZ5IVRIN3GIZPM.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I converted an old LCD kit into a crude projector with the help of a couple complementary parts. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives you all the information you need to create your own crude projector. The next steps are basically just additiona...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 07:53:59 PDT
Momentary to Latching Switch Conversion With This Simple Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Momentary-to-Latching-Switch-Conversion-With-This-/
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 18:46:16 PDT
Add a Power Switch to a Xenyx 1202 Mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-Power-Switch-to-a-Xenyx-1202-Mixer/
Add a Power Switch to a Xenyx 1202 Mixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/HG6X/IN233KEY/FDGHG6XIN233KEY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/HG6X/IN233KEY/FDGHG6XIN233KEY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/HG6X/IN233KEY/FDGHG6XIN233KEY.SMALL.jpg made2hack For my voice over work, I use a Xenyx 1202 4-channel mixer made by Behringer that doesn’t have a power switch. Judging where to put the power switch To power it on, the power cable from the transformer has to be inserted every time and unplugged to power the mixer off. This is rather annoying as ...
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 12:35:34 PDT
How To Make Soldering Station http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Soldering-Station/
How To Make Soldering Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/FVZW/IMUTQQ3L/F6WFVZWIMUTQQ3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/FVZW/IMUTQQ3L/F6WFVZWIMUTQQ3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/FVZW/IMUTQQ3L/F6WFVZWIMUTQQ3L.SMALL.jpg Dzefri In this instructable I am going to show you how to make your own Soldering Station, it works with dimmer switch. Materials All materials you will need:1.Soldering Iron Stand2.Something to build the box (I used plywood)3.Switch4.Dimmer5.Socket Shape Of Box Make your box with dimensions of your ...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 06:25:36 PDT
All-in-One Coffee Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/All-in-One-Coffee-Machine/
All-in-One Coffee Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/L93C/IMTEC1I9/FFEL93CIMTEC1I9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/L93C/IMTEC1I9/FFEL93CIMTEC1I9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/L93C/IMTEC1I9/FFEL93CIMTEC1I9.SMALL.jpg Andrewshubin Hi 'Instructables'! Welcome to an international team from Germany and Russia. Our names are: Andrey, Lars, Alexey, Martin, Slava and Zhenya. We all fall in love with mechanics and electronics, we are learning in technical universities. And we all love coffee! Therefore, in the eighth school Fab Lab ...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 07:05:56 PDT
DIY Quadcopter for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Quadcopter-BUILD/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 06:50:38 PDT
Gaming With Thoughts/Mindwaves (w/ Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gaming-With-ThoughtsMindwaves-w-Arduino/
Gaming With Thoughts/Mindwaves (w/ Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/XG39/IMGJ8X1O/FMEXG39IMGJ8X1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/XG39/IMGJ8X1O/FMEXG39IMGJ8X1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/XG39/IMGJ8X1O/FMEXG39IMGJ8X1O.SMALL.jpg Imetomi What do you think why we like videogames? The answer isn't hard: the videogames shows us new, extremly good challanges. I play videogames rarely, but my favorites are car racing and open world games just like Need for Speed and Grand Theft Auto series. Yes, these games are intrerestings, but after o...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 10:26:21 PDT
Wiring Hack: Female Terminal as Splice Point Joiner http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiring-Hack-Female-Terminal-As-Splice-Point-Joiner/
Wiring Hack: Female Terminal as Splice Point Joiner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DF34/IM5WNKQN/F8YDF34IM5WNKQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DF34/IM5WNKQN/F8YDF34IM5WNKQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DF34/IM5WNKQN/F8YDF34IM5WNKQN.SMALL.jpg pelegren You ran out of splice connector or joiner? Don't worry! I've got a tip for you..... Situation One day, in our workshop, I was told to install a roof light bar to a 2014 Hilux. I am in the middle of the job when I found out that I don't have splice joint connector that I can use to connect the wir...
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 04:14:53 PDT
Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-Thief-4/
Joule Thief - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/5LXD/IM9G6UDZ/FUX5LXDIM9G6UDZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/5LXD/IM9G6UDZ/FUX5LXDIM9G6UDZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/5LXD/IM9G6UDZ/FUX5LXDIM9G6UDZ.SMALL.jpg GEORGE CHANIOTAKIS A joule thief is a minimalist Armstrong self-oscillating voltage booster that is small, low-cost, and easy to build, typically used for driving light loads. It can use nearly all of the energy in a single-cell electric battery, even far below the voltage where other circuits consider the battery ful...
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 11:29:55 PDT
Making a beefy Peltier cooler! http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Beefy-Peltier-Cooler/
Making a beefy Peltier cooler! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/U2L5/IO0BKF7G/FGGU2L5IO0BKF7G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/U2L5/IO0BKF7G/FGGU2L5IO0BKF7G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/U2L5/IO0BKF7G/FGGU2L5IO0BKF7G.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I wanted to make a more efficient cooling element for my electrically powered cooler so I went ahead and ordered the necessary parts from Amazon.com. Heatpipe heatsinks are really good at cooling CPUs (those 2 pictured can handle 160Watt TPD easily) so they are perfect for cooling 40mm Peltier chips...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2016 14:49:36 PDT
Use the Force... Or your Brainwaves? (multifuctional thought controlled system) http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-the-Force-or-Your-Brainwaves-multifuctional-Th/
Use the Force... Or your Brainwaves? (multifuctional thought controlled system) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/WME2/ILWJ6F3B/FP6WME2ILWJ6F3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/WME2/ILWJ6F3B/FP6WME2ILWJ6F3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/WME2/ILWJ6F3B/FP6WME2ILWJ6F3B.SMALL.jpg Imetomi As a kid I always wanted to have a special ability, like moving objects with thoughts or flying. I tried to move objects with “the power of my mind” of course with no success. Well, yes, I was and I am a huge Star Wars fan, but I also like electronics and programming, so why not combine these two th...
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 23:16:25 PDT
How-To - Replace NiCd Battery Cells http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Replace-NiCd-Battery-Cells/
How-To - Replace NiCd Battery Cells - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/I8Z2/ILS8YQSH/F4YI8Z2ILS8YQSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/I8Z2/ILS8YQSH/F4YI8Z2ILS8YQSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/I8Z2/ILS8YQSH/F4YI8Z2ILS8YQSH.SMALL.jpg made2hack How to replace the dead NiCd Battery Cells in a rechargeable cordless tool battery pack. Opening up the battery pack I bought this second hand Fein cordless screwdriver knowing that the battery packs were dead. The first step was to open each battery pack and inspect the NiCd cells inside. As can...
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 04:32:37 PDT
Portable Adjustable Mini Powersupply http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Adjustable-Mini-Powersupply/
Portable Adjustable Mini Powersupply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/UZW2/ILIAWKRY/FNLUZW2ILIAWKRY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/UZW2/ILIAWKRY/FNLUZW2ILIAWKRY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/UZW2/ILIAWKRY/FNLUZW2ILIAWKRY.SMALL.jpg Mixed Output A BIG HELLO! and welcome to Mixed Outputs first instructable.As most of my project involve electronics of some sort, having a good power supply is essential to be able to meet the demand of different power requirements. So I built me a bench-top power supply from an old ATX power supply Unit (PSU) t...
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 03:52:02 PST
Beats by Esmeralda, Noemi, Ally (Diy Headphones) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beats-by-Esmeralda-Noemi-Ally-Diy-Headphones/
Beats by Esmeralda, Noemi, Ally (Diy Headphones) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/RIAM/ILCN8AW2/FQXRIAMILCN8AW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/RIAM/ILCN8AW2/FQXRIAMILCN8AW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/RIAM/ILCN8AW2/FQXRIAMILCN8AW2.SMALL.jpg Esme91gonza Here is where we are going to show you how to create your very own headphones. Materials Materials- 1 Whole Roll of 28 Gauge Copper Wire Buy on Amazon for $20.16 2 Plastic Cups Buy at the 99 cent Store for $0.99 2 0.5 inch diameter Neodymium Magnets Amazon for $13.571 Roll of...
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 19:51:13 PST
DIY headphones by Lee & Casey http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Headphones-by-Lee-Casey/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 23:29:37 PST
Beats by Hannah & Julliana (DIY Headphones) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beats-by-Da-Vinci-Hannah-Julliana/
Beats by Hannah & Julliana (DIY Headphones) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/U9XS/IL6VDGOU/FVTU9XSIL6VDGOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/U9XS/IL6VDGOU/FVTU9XSIL6VDGOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/U9XS/IL6VDGOU/FVTU9XSIL6VDGOU.SMALL.jpg hannah_boone In this Instructable, we will be showing you how to create your own headphones from scratch, but before we begin there are some key facts we need to know before attempting this project. The main components of a pair of headphones that allow it to function are the magnet, cone, terminals, diaphragm a...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 20:25:31 PST
Coco-Beats by Midori and Carlie (DIY HEADPHONES) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beats-by-Midori-and-Carlie-DIY-HEADPHONES/
Coco-Beats by Midori and Carlie (DIY HEADPHONES) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/9AEN/IL8W0NU3/FIM9AENIL8W0NU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/9AEN/IL8W0NU3/FIM9AENIL8W0NU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/9AEN/IL8W0NU3/FIM9AENIL8W0NU3.SMALL.jpg carliem7 Materials Copper wire 2 neodymium magnets Sand paper Glue Stick Wire Clippers Electrical Tape 1 plastic cup AUX cord 3 Most Important componentsThe three most important components in any speaker/headphone are the magnets, vo...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 10:37:15 PST
P6 Beats by Josie and Kennedy (DIY Headphones) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beats-by-Josie-and-Kennedy-DIY-Headphones/
P6 Beats by Josie and Kennedy (DIY Headphones) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/ADGR/ILA196LP/FKVADGRILA196LP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/ADGR/ILA196LP/FKVADGRILA196LP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/ADGR/ILA196LP/FKVADGRILA196LP.SMALL.jpg kennedywills24 The materials you'll need are:Elmer’s glue stickScissors Tape (both clear and electrical) Red 28 gauge insulated copper wire A piece of sandpaper 2 red plastic cups 12 neodymium magnets (1/2 inch in diameter) 2 pieces of tissue paper Tip of an aux cord (3.5 mm phone plug) Optional: 3 alligator cl...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 08:13:20 PST
Beats by Adrianna and Shauna (DIY Headphones) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beats-by-Adrianna-and-Shauna-DIY-Headphones/
Beats by Adrianna and Shauna (DIY Headphones) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/0N89/IL8W0KV1/FYL0N89IL8W0KV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/0N89/IL8W0KV1/FYL0N89IL8W0KV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/0N89/IL8W0KV1/FYL0N89IL8W0KV1.SMALL.jpg shauna_king Materials 2 yards of 28 gauge insulated copper wire (x2) 2 paper towels 6 Starbucks frappuccino lids (3 for each) 4 magnets (2 for each)(.25 in diameter) 2 small neodymium magnets (1 for each)(.5 in diameter) Electrical tape 4 pieces of Fabric (10x10 inch) ...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 03:54:12 PST
Beats by Esther Cash/Chad Shimokochi (DIY Headphones) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beats-by-Esther-CashChad-Shimokochi-DIY-Headphones/
Beats by Esther Cash/Chad Shimokochi (DIY Headphones) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/2GRH/IL8EUTE2/F1J2GRHIL8EUTE2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/2GRH/IL8EUTE2/F1J2GRHIL8EUTE2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/2GRH/IL8EUTE2/F1J2GRHIL8EUTE2.SMALL.jpg esthercash1 The Science Behind the Sounds:The three main components the headphones are the voice coil, the neodymium magnets, and the diaphragm (the plastic cups). The voice coil is what causes the waves to be produced. We chose to do 30 coils because we tested 10, 20, and 30, and found that 30 worked best. The...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 03:33:19 PST
How to Light Up a Old LCD Screen Backlight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Light-Up-a-Old-LCD-Screen-Backlight/
How to Light Up a Old LCD Screen Backlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/OJP5/IL262573/F1COJP5IL262573.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/OJP5/IL262573/F1COJP5IL262573.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/OJP5/IL262573/F1COJP5IL262573.SMALL.jpg AndresH7 Hello!Here is video how I light up my old LCD laptop screen without laptop. This screen has a ccfl bulb. It needs driver board to light it up. Luckily this one has. This is fujitsu siemens amilo pa1510 laptop.VIDEO TUTORIAL IN YOUTUBE IS HERE!
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 09:22:36 PST
PID (Proportional–Integral–Derivative) Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/PID-ProportionalIntegralDerivative-Microcontroller/
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 19:54:44 PST