Instructables: exploring - electronics - diy http://www.instructables.com Sun, 1 Feb 2015 13:50:42 PST BLOX v1.01 Airsoft Bomb Replica http://www.instructables.com/id/Airsoft-Bomb-Replica/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:57:26 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/F46/EIRZ/I55N12TG/F46EIRZI55N12TG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/EIRZ/I55N12TG/F46EIRZI55N12TG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/EIRZ/I55N12TG/F46EIRZI55N12TG.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean At just 8mm, this is my smallest circuit I have created and 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 NP...
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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/
Another Cheap Flux Capacitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/RRXS/I4VQ68U9/F53RRXSI4VQ68U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/RRXS/I4VQ68U9/F53RRXSI4VQ68U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/RRXS/I4VQ68U9/F53RRXSI4VQ68U9.SMALL.jpg shea.close Welcome! This is my first instructable, so please bare with me. I viewed several while preparing to build my Flux Capacitor, and I thought I'd share my build, in case it might inspire others to tackle one of their own. This project ran me $60 in actual used parts (some had to be scrapped because the...
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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
Pet Tortoise http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Tortoise/
Pet Tortoise - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/04UW/I4ID7ORK/FSD04UWI4ID7ORK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/04UW/I4ID7ORK/FSD04UWI4ID7ORK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/04UW/I4ID7ORK/FSD04UWI4ID7ORK.SMALL.jpg aniketkatkar Everyone loves pet animals. But they come with a lot of responsibilities. So why not make a animal for yourself or gift it to a friend. Of course, it wont replace the real animal but you come a little closer to having one. You can keep it on your shelf or use it as paper weight. ...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 03:09:43 PST
Send SMS from Arduino over the Internet using ENC28J60 and Thingspeak http://www.instructables.com/id/Send-SMS-from-Arduino-over-the-Internet-using-ENC2/
Send SMS from Arduino over the Internet using ENC28J60 and Thingspeak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/5JKO/I4E66Q38/FCZ5JKOI4E66Q38.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/5JKO/I4E66Q38/FCZ5JKOI4E66Q38.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/5JKO/I4E66Q38/FCZ5JKOI4E66Q38.SMALL.jpg lucasxavier11 This Instructable explains how to send an SMS from an Arduino using the Internet. There are many ways to approach this and I will explain one of the different methods used to accomplish this task.Some major points needed for my project: I have a standard Ethernet shield, and ENC28J60 Ethernet module...
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 18:27:10 PST
Rewiring a Broken Pair of Hello Kitty Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Rewiring-a-Broken-Pair-of-Hello-Kitty-Headphones/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 12:04:48 PST
AC Relay Module http://www.instructables.com/id/AC-Relay-Module/
AC Relay Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/940F/I42MGCO4/F7S940FI42MGCO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/940F/I42MGCO4/F7S940FI42MGCO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/940F/I42MGCO4/F7S940FI42MGCO4.SMALL.jpg brett935 I was sorting through all my salvaged electronics deciding what to keep and what to throw away. I had saved this IR controlled AC switch that was missing its remote control with hopes to build an IR remote to control it. I had decided it wouldn't be worth my time and started to open the case up to s...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:40:45 PST
How to make USB OTG cable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-USB-OTG-cable/
How to make USB OTG cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/D2G0/I3THWYNK/FVPD2G0I3THWYNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/D2G0/I3THWYNK/FVPD2G0I3THWYNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/D2G0/I3THWYNK/FVPD2G0I3THWYNK.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop Did you forgot to put an important file on your USB key or you want to type faster on your smart phone? If your one of those watch this tutorial where I build nice and compact USB OTG 'On-The-Go' cable from an old Usb connectors.Video: What you will need -First thing you are going to need is a f...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 07:57:11 PST
DIY Fully articulated Desk video Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fully-articulated-Desk-video-Microscope/
DIY Fully articulated Desk video Microscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/M35P/I3XU09DV/FYSM35PI3XU09DV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/M35P/I3XU09DV/FYSM35PI3XU09DV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/M35P/I3XU09DV/FYSM35PI3XU09DV.SMALL.jpg cgoodman7 This Instructable is for a quick, easy and cheap DIY video microscope using a desk lamp and an Eyeclops toy. Gather the materials Materials NeededDesk lamp with flexible neck and bullet style dome (see pic) Eyeclops toy microscope Monitor with component video input* I used one of the screens fro...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 13:16:27 PST
Make your own LED Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-LED-Bar/
Make your own LED Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/801T/I3VH9I70/FEF801TI3VH9I70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/801T/I3VH9I70/FEF801TI3VH9I70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/801T/I3VH9I70/FEF801TI3VH9I70.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I build my own LED Bar around my 15x10 RGB LED Matrix. It has a top shelf which is made of acrylic glass and it lights up with the push of a button. With the help of a WS2812B LED strip I can change the color of the top shelf and also use animations to light it up...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:12:39 PST
Tips to Great/Quick DIY PCB Etching you'll love http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-to-GreatQuick-DIY-PCB-Etching-youll-love/
Tips to Great/Quick DIY PCB Etching you'll love - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/W8GS/I3KC6YM8/F3PW8GSI3KC6YM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/W8GS/I3KC6YM8/F3PW8GSI3KC6YM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/W8GS/I3KC6YM8/F3PW8GSI3KC6YM8.SMALL.jpg BruceM1 BackgroundThere are many great instructional posts about various methods of etching PCB boards. Most merely describe the process, give a couple pointers but are not very robust and you may end up like me; underwhelmed with your results wondering why you wasted 4 hours on a useless semi-copper plate...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:42:36 PST
Power Stacker: Stackable USB Rechargeable Battery System http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Stacker-Stackable-USB-Rechargeable-Battery-S/
Power Stacker: Stackable USB Rechargeable Battery System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/VFWB/I36LFW5K/FPNVFWBI36LFW5K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/VFWB/I36LFW5K/FPNVFWBI36LFW5K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/VFWB/I36LFW5K/FPNVFWBI36LFW5K.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle Please click below to visit our Kickstarter project page for Solderdoodle Pro 2.0, which uses the same circuit as Power Stacker, and pre-order a production model!http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/249225636/sold...Power Stacker is a portable, modular, USB rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack. Stac...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 15:06:18 PST
Wooden Puzzle Modular Electronics Prototyping Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Modular-Electronics-Prototyping-Board/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 18:46:21 PST
How To Change The Bulb In a DLP Projection Television http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-The-Bulb-In-a-DLP-Projection-Televis/
How To Change The Bulb In a DLP Projection Television - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/EBST/I34DXRDW/F0XEBSTI34DXRDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/EBST/I34DXRDW/F0XEBSTI34DXRDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/EBST/I34DXRDW/F0XEBSTI34DXRDW.SMALL.jpg bwirtz Quick and easy bulb replacement. This is done with a new encased bulb not just the bulb into the original case. Step 1: removing the cover First: Remember to turn off and unplug the TV and that it has been off/unplugged for over an hour.All you need is a screwdriver (depending on the screw used, ...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 11:04:59 PST
Microphone Windscreen http://www.instructables.com/id/Microphone-Windscreen/
Microphone Windscreen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/5X7A/I2XTRPXI/FI95X7AI2XTRPXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/5X7A/I2XTRPXI/FI95X7AI2XTRPXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/5X7A/I2XTRPXI/FI95X7AI2XTRPXI.SMALL.jpg jankeifer so the situation is, I don't have a windscreen or a pop filter (also I'm too lazy to build one myself) but what I have are loads of sponges that was scrapped from old foams.so here's my first Instructable, hope you guys enjoy it! What you'll need A sponge or a foamA cutterA hot glue gun Slice i...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:58:52 PST
wave to on and wave to off lights http://www.instructables.com/id/wave-to-on-and-wave-to-off-lights/
wave to on and wave to off lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/UPS7/I2X6SCO9/F4CUPS7I2X6SCO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/UPS7/I2X6SCO9/F4CUPS7I2X6SCO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/UPS7/I2X6SCO9/F4CUPS7I2X6SCO9.SMALL.jpg khader sk this is a simple circuit which can be used to operate home appliances by waving hand over it or remotely
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 07:04:15 PST
DIY breadboard power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-breadboard-power-supply/
DIY breadboard power supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3XQT/I2TQUWTF/FJ13XQTI2TQUWTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3XQT/I2TQUWTF/FJ13XQTI2TQUWTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3XQT/I2TQUWTF/FJ13XQTI2TQUWTF.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I´m making an 5v and 12v power supply for the Radioshack breadboard. his Parts The parts I used for this project is:* 5v to 12v step up* Wires* Small project box* 4 male pins* PCB* Breadboard* 4x battery holder / USB cable Make it fit My 5-12v step up did not fit in the box I ...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:11:54 PST
Game Gear Backlight DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Gear-Backlight-DIY/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 05:41:57 PST
Hack an Old TV into an Audio Visualizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-an-Old-TV-into-an-Audio-Visualizer/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 23:54:02 PST
DIY LED Display http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Display/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:08:40 PDT
Fix your NordicTrack Exercise Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-your-NordicTrack-Exercise-Bike/
Fix your NordicTrack Exercise Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/G55H/I1QYKJ8F/FOCG55HI1QYKJ8F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/G55H/I1QYKJ8F/FOCG55HI1QYKJ8F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/G55H/I1QYKJ8F/FOCG55HI1QYKJ8F.SMALL.jpg jpitz31 The other night I was riding my Nordictrack exercise bike and all of a sudden the display quit and the tension on the peddles went slack. The wife has been on me for quite some time to start exercising as I sit behind the computer the major part of the day.So I decided to take the thing apart and se...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 08:27:18 PDT
Remove Servo Controller for endless turn DIY project quick and easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Servo-Controller-for-endless-turn-DIY-proje/
Remove Servo Controller for endless turn DIY project quick and easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0EOE/I1TQ6LHL/FKE0EOEI1TQ6LHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0EOE/I1TQ6LHL/FKE0EOEI1TQ6LHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0EOE/I1TQ6LHL/FKE0EOEI1TQ6LHL.SMALL.jpg bastelking Here is shown how to remove a servo controller to make endless turn possible.Just watch the video and enjoy
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 08:16:24 PDT
Electromagnet make it stronger DIY quick & easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Elektromagnet-make-it-stronger-DIY-quick-easy/
Electromagnet make it stronger DIY quick & easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/F8B0/I1RHC53B/FBBF8B0I1RHC53B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/F8B0/I1RHC53B/FBBF8B0I1RHC53B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/F8B0/I1RHC53B/FBBF8B0I1RHC53B.SMALL.jpg bastelking It´s simple: watch the video
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:33:18 PDT
Potentiometer as variable Resistor http://www.instructables.com/id/Potentiometer-as-variable-Resistor/
Potentiometer as variable Resistor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NK5E/I1FQ7TR2/FSFNK5EI1FQ7TR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NK5E/I1FQ7TR2/FSFNK5EI1FQ7TR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NK5E/I1FQ7TR2/FSFNK5EI1FQ7TR2.SMALL.jpg bastelking If you get out of resistors, you can use a potentiometer instead.I often use potentiometers to test circuits with differnt setups qick and easy.Watch video and enjoy.
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:03:47 PDT
How to make High Voltage Capacitor for Tesla Coil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-High-Voltage-Capacitor-for-Tesla-Coil/
How to make High Voltage Capacitor for Tesla Coil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/48C6/I0YG3ZD4/FIC48C6I0YG3ZD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/48C6/I0YG3ZD4/FIC48C6I0YG3ZD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/48C6/I0YG3ZD4/FIC48C6I0YG3ZD4.SMALL.jpg kdomjan This is my instructable on DIY HV Capacitors and how to make them.Please follow all instructions step-by-step if you have any questions feel free to ask.For more Experiments with high voltage visit:http://isparktube.com/ What do you need to make HV Cap? All what you need is :ACRYLIC PLASTIC SHEET...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 10:14:14 PDT
Remix: build your own 555 http://www.instructables.com/id/Remix-build-your-own-555/
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By: Pure Carbon

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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 08:17:30 PDT
Penny Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Battery-1/
Penny Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/2DTL/HXEZ6XEQ/FG12DTLHXEZ6XEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/2DTL/HXEZ6XEQ/FG12DTLHXEZ6XEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/2DTL/HXEZ6XEQ/FG12DTLHXEZ6XEQ.SMALL.jpg l33tn00b Hello and welcome to my first instructable!!! I want to start posting all my projects on here so I figured I would post one of my favorites, the penny battery!!!This is a great project to know for those into survival. What I have done to expand this project is hook my homemade penny battery to a j...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 15:17:14 PDT
Homemade PCB Etching (through hole parts) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-PCB-Etching-through-hole-parts/
Homemade PCB Etching (through hole parts) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/33MG/I0VONYCQ/F7Y33MGI0VONYCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/33MG/I0VONYCQ/F7Y33MGI0VONYCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/33MG/I0VONYCQ/F7Y33MGI0VONYCQ.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this tutorial I will show you how to make single layer PCBs at home. The chemicals that you will need to etch the copper are pretty cheap and widely available. But always be careful with etchants and do NOT use your sink to get rid of the waste later. Watch part 1 of the video! The video gives...
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 08:26:43 PDT
Build Your Own Hotplate http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Hotplate/
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By: Pure Carbon

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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 14:47:59 PDT
Turn any flashlight into headlamp with duct tape http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-any-flashlight-into-headlamp-with-duct-tape/
Turn any flashlight into headlamp with duct tape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/UZZC/I0R114A6/FQ2UZZCI0R114A6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/UZZC/I0R114A6/FQ2UZZCI0R114A6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/UZZC/I0R114A6/FQ2UZZCI0R114A6.SMALL.jpg ed shtern I've always been stuck holding the flashlight without enough hands to hold other stuff, and i never got around to go to the store and buy a headlamp. So i decided to make a removable one for any flashlight out of duct tape Gather your stuff Flashlight duct tape rubber band scissorsoptionalI used...
By: ed shtern

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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 17:27:14 PDT
microGranny 2 Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/microGranny-2-Assembly/
microGranny 2 Assembly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/B3C0/I0PZ409P/FTCB3C0I0PZ409P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/B3C0/I0PZ409P/FTCB3C0I0PZ409P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/B3C0/I0PZ409P/FTCB3C0I0PZ409P.SMALL.jpg bastl-instruments If you are here, you are probably about to put together your very own microGranny 2 from kit you ordered from us.For assembling, you will need following tools: Soldering iron Solder Screwdriver Pliers Wire stripper (optional) Allen/Unbrako/Inbus/Hex wrench (there is one included in kit, but...
By: bastl-instruments

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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 05:12:34 PDT
Samsung CLP-365w Laser Printer DIY Imaging Drum Unit reset http://www.instructables.com/id/Samsung-CLP-365-Laser-Printer-DIY-Imaging-Drum-Uni/
Samsung CLP-365w Laser Printer DIY Imaging Drum Unit reset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/A8YT/I2LMEYOU/FBAA8YTI2LMEYOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/A8YT/I2LMEYOU/FBAA8YTI2LMEYOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/A8YT/I2LMEYOU/FBAA8YTI2LMEYOU.SMALL.jpg dean.wild This article describes how to get your Samsung printer working again without shelling out a fortune for a new Imaging unit. If you just want to know how to do do it, skip to the next step, the rest of this step is just an explanation of how I figured this out! Note that this worked for my CLP-365w p...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:03:21 PDT
Make colored volume knobs http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-colored-volume-knobs/
Make colored volume knobs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/HSI3/I0FFF1ND/FA1HSI3I0FFF1ND.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/HSI3/I0FFF1ND/FA1HSI3I0FFF1ND.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/HSI3/I0FFF1ND/FA1HSI3I0FFF1ND.SMALL.jpg aaaaoooo A tiny instructible .Making nice looking knobs is needed many times.we get the items 1.plastic case feet -round types 2.color thick paper (can be from packaging ) size like1 inch x 1inch each color 3.gotglue gun with stick start and finish cut the rounds from papertip:use a extra hard paper fo...
By: aaaaoooo

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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 06:30:04 PDT
Removable hat fan/desk fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Removable-hat-fandesk-fan/
Removable hat fan/desk fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/OG1G/I0FFGNCQ/F1YOG1GI0FFGNCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/OG1G/I0FFGNCQ/F1YOG1GI0FFGNCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/OG1G/I0FFGNCQ/F1YOG1GI0FFGNCQ.SMALL.jpg ed shtern Are you ever feeling hot but don't want to carry a fan around or stay by an air conditioner? I decided to make my own hat fan to keep me cool and mobile. You can even take it off your hat and use it as a desk fan. I will show how and you will hopefully enjoy using it as much as i did. Gathering Su...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:10:47 PDT
Adapting electronic percussion projects to interact with my Lunetta open patch CMOS noise machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Adapting-electronic-percussion-projects-to-interac/
Adapting electronic percussion projects to interact with my Lunetta open patch CMOS noise machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/DI5W/I097WOQ4/FR6DI5WI097WOQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/DI5W/I097WOQ4/FR6DI5WI097WOQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/DI5W/I097WOQ4/FR6DI5WI097WOQ4.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens I've spent the last 9 months building and improving my Lunetta CMOS based noise synthesizer. It makes some impressive sounds, but one thing I've missed is percussion. I fooled around with several basic drum circuits but nothing really grabbed me. Then I found Eric Archer's Mini Space Rockers. This s...
By: Chuck Stephens

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:50:04 PDT
Portable Solar USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Solar-USB-Charger/
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By: jenfoxbot

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:31:11 PDT
DIY Small Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Small-Bench-Power-Supply/
DIY Small Bench Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/FJGI/I06J8GKY/FJGFJGII06J8GKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/FJGI/I06J8GKY/FJGFJGII06J8GKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/FJGI/I06J8GKY/FJGFJGII06J8GKY.SMALL.jpg newtonn2 This is a small bench power supply that I made some time ago, and because I was very busy I couldn't do the instructable for it. I do apologise for taking so long, I hope it was worth the wait :).After making my Mini Adjustable Power Supply I was very happy with it, but I was missing a more accurate...
By: newtonn2

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:59:29 PDT
How to get an unlimited supply of electronic components for under $10. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-an-unlimited-supply-of-electronic-compo/
How to get an unlimited supply of electronic components for under $10. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/N9WD/HZPDYULU/FABN9WDHZPDYULU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/N9WD/HZPDYULU/FABN9WDHZPDYULU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/N9WD/HZPDYULU/FABN9WDHZPDYULU.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens When I got into electronics finding parts was the biggest challenge. Radio Shack has a decent selection of components for the beginner but their prices are high. Great deals are available online, but the overwhelming variety and unfamiliar jargon makes it a little hard for a novice to know just what...
By: Chuck Stephens

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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 09:05:32 PDT
HACKED!: Portable DVD Player http://www.instructables.com/id/HACKED-Portable-DVD-Player/
HACKED!: Portable DVD Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/QXKV/HZI8PLS2/FESQXKVHZI8PLS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/QXKV/HZI8PLS2/FESQXKVHZI8PLS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/QXKV/HZI8PLS2/FESQXKVHZI8PLS2.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this small project I will show you how I "hacked" an old portable DVD player. It did not have a video input which makes it pretty much useless, because who watches DVDs nowadays? I took a look inside the player and found a way to input my video signal anyway. Feel free to use my method to "hack" ...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:29:52 PDT
Ebike Upgrades: SLA Battery Wiring and Charging http://www.instructables.com/id/Ebike-Upgrades-SLA-Battery-Wiring-and-Charging/
Ebike Upgrades: SLA Battery Wiring and Charging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/JGZK/HZB3L23S/FBPJGZKHZB3L23S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/JGZK/HZB3L23S/FBPJGZKHZB3L23S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/JGZK/HZB3L23S/FBPJGZKHZB3L23S.SMALL.jpg kellerrobotics Well I've been riding my electric bike a lot lately, and its about time to do a little check up and service on it and prepare it for upgrades! I plan on upgrading to a 2000w controller along with eventually using Li-Ion (lithium ion.)Also if you want to see more projects like this, be sure to check ...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:55:23 PDT
Ebike Upgrades: Thicker Hub Motor Wire and Cooling Mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Ebike-Upgrades-Thicker-Hub-Motor-Wire-and-Cooling-/
Ebike Upgrades: Thicker Hub Motor Wire and Cooling Mods - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/HNOU/HZB3L2BZ/FU1HNOUHZB3L2BZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/HNOU/HZB3L2BZ/FU1HNOUHZB3L2BZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/HNOU/HZB3L2BZ/FU1HNOUHZB3L2BZ.SMALL.jpg kellerrobotics So I modded my ebike motor today. My original plan was to just run thicker gauge copper wire instead of the crappy aluminum wire that came with the motor and drill cooling holes in the motor casing....I got a little more than I bargained for. The hall effect sensors ended up failing irreparably. Luc...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:49:13 PDT
How to turn a mouse into an optical Pen (OPTIPEN) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-OPTICAL-PEN-OPTIPEN/
How to turn a mouse into an optical Pen (OPTIPEN) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/JSXR/HZS8T9O5/F50JSXRHZS8T9O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/JSXR/HZS8T9O5/F50JSXRHZS8T9O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/JSXR/HZS8T9O5/F50JSXRHZS8T9O5.SMALL.jpg DannyGH Have you ever wanted to have your very own handwriting in a document, wanted free hand sketches,etc.Well, for me I have always wanted to.And as a DIY guy I wanted to build such a device for myself but days of internet search yielded no results. I later had an idea on it, I applied it to the optical...
By: DannyGH

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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 00:35:32 PDT
An incredible LED solar bottle torch (Bottorch) from E-waste. http://www.instructables.com/id/An-incredible-LED-solar-bottle-torch-Bottorch-from/
An incredible LED solar bottle torch (Bottorch) from E-waste. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/3U0E/HZ3YFQ9Q/F5E3U0EHZ3YFQ9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/3U0E/HZ3YFQ9Q/F5E3U0EHZ3YFQ9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/3U0E/HZ3YFQ9Q/F5E3U0EHZ3YFQ9Q.SMALL.jpg DannyGH Hi guys!The bottorch is my small initiative towards a greener environment. It makes use of some part from old gadgets that we dispose everyday. We also will be recycling some plastic thus, we will make use of a plastic bottle.I thought of it this way; currently our global population is about 7.184 b...
By: DannyGH

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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 22:36:02 PDT
DIY GALAXY PRINT LIGHT DIMMER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GALAXY-PRINT-LIGHT-DIMMER/
DIY GALAXY PRINT LIGHT DIMMER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/I40B/HYJ86F7M/FTII40BHYJ86F7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/I40B/HYJ86F7M/FTII40BHYJ86F7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/I40B/HYJ86F7M/FTII40BHYJ86F7M.SMALL.jpg tgaffney1 my gf needed a dimmer for her LED Christmas lights she has hanging in her room. well I told her id make one for her and since she's been loving galaxy print as much as I do I decided to male a suprise galaxy print dimmer MATERIALS so what you'll need is;1) a single circuit dimmer switch2) a 6 foo...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 17:11:36 PDT
How to reuse the old LCD Screen of your broken Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-reuse-the-old-LCD-Screen-of-your-broken-Lap/
How to reuse the old LCD Screen of your broken Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/LBNU/HYE5RH6B/FBXLBNUHYE5RH6B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/LBNU/HYE5RH6B/FBXLBNUHYE5RH6B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/LBNU/HYE5RH6B/FBXLBNUHYE5RH6B.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab This is a super simple but also very awesome project. You can turn any modern laptop screen into a monitor with the proper driver board. Connecting those two is easy as well. Just plug in the cable and done. But I took it one step further and also build a nice case from acrylic glass. Let's build it...
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 07:30:22 PDT