Instructables: exploring - electronics - diy http://www.instructables.com Fri, 6 May 2016 17:49:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 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 in the comments* Materials You wi...
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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/
Top view / extension adapter for camera tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7JIJ/IN35T9NM/FDW7JIJIN35T9NM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7JIJ/IN35T9NM/FDW7JIJIN35T9NM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7JIJ/IN35T9NM/FDW7JIJIN35T9NM.SMALL.jpg MakinThings The goal of this ible is to show you how to make an extension for any tripod. I made this when I was trying to get a better top view for my video camera for a youtube series I am making where I needed to move the tripod out of my way while keeping a first person point of view.I also added a second v...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 04:14:53 PDT
Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-Thief-4/
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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/
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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/
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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/
PID (Proportional–Integral–Derivative) Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/RQQS/IL5J0MKW/FF3RQQSIL5J0MKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/RQQS/IL5J0MKW/FF3RQQSIL5J0MKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/RQQS/IL5J0MKW/FF3RQQSIL5J0MKW.SMALL.jpg joony786 A proportional–integral–derivative controller (PID controller) is a control loop feedback mechanism (controller) commonly used in industrial control systems A proportional–integral–derivative controller (PID controller) is a control loop feedback mechanism (controller) commonly used in industria...
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 19:54:44 PST
DIY Fan From a Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fan-From-a-Computer/
DIY Fan From a Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/GLY3/IKWVDR5Z/FU2GLY3IKWVDR5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/GLY3/IKWVDR5Z/FU2GLY3IKWVDR5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/GLY3/IKWVDR5Z/FU2GLY3IKWVDR5Z.SMALL.jpg KrazyK4 I was wondering what I should do with my old computer parts which I had from a rusty computer in my shed. I decided I would make a fan out of the fan it the computer. Things you'll need:computer fan (a small one will do)2 / 3 AA batteries (they must be fully charged or else it won't work. Don't use ...
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 04:19:01 PST
Watergate http://www.instructables.com/id/Watergate/
Watergate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/Q9SI/IKYCUY3V/FOUQ9SIIKYCUY3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/Q9SI/IKYCUY3V/FOUQ9SIIKYCUY3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/Q9SI/IKYCUY3V/FOUQ9SIIKYCUY3V.SMALL.jpg thothsscribe Florida and other coastal areas are experiencing an increasingly serious issue regarding flooding. Within the week before and after a full moon, areas all over Florida flood due to the raised tides. The water travels through the soil and can appear far inland with very limited warning. Because of th...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 18:46:05 PST
How to Make USB Powerbank From Old Laptop Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-USB-Powerbank-From-Old-Laptop-Battery/
How to Make USB Powerbank From Old Laptop Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/KPUG/IKMV7AH2/FQBKPUGIKMV7AH2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/KPUG/IKMV7AH2/FQBKPUGIKMV7AH2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/KPUG/IKMV7AH2/FQBKPUGIKMV7AH2.SMALL.jpg CeeB1 Recycle your old laptop battery into a usb power bank.Steps are neatly explained in the video,
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 22:05:10 PST
LED Heart Photo Frame - Make a Perfect Valentine's or Birthday Present http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Heart-Photo-Frame-Make-a-Perfect-Valentines-or/
LED Heart Photo Frame - Make a Perfect Valentine's or Birthday Present - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XJI3/IK8MWSS2/FIPXJI3IK8MWSS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XJI3/IK8MWSS2/FIPXJI3IK8MWSS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XJI3/IK8MWSS2/FIPXJI3IK8MWSS2.SMALL.jpg Dejan Nedelkovski Hello! In this instructable I will show you how you can make this awesome LED Heart Photo Frame. For all Electronics Enthusiasts! Make the perfect Valentine's, Birthday or Anniversary present for your loved ones!You can watch the Demo Video of this project on the video below and read the step by ste...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 14:59:37 PST
Electric Longboard Mark II (In-Progress) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Longboard-Mark-II-In-Progress/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 10:24:56 PST
Robotic Music Player and Sequencer With LittleBits AKA Fruityloops IRL http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Music-Player-and-Sequencer-With-LittleBits/
Robotic Music Player and Sequencer With LittleBits AKA Fruityloops IRL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/JAN5/IK77HLBD/FG4JAN5IK77HLBD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/JAN5/IK77HLBD/FG4JAN5IK77HLBD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/JAN5/IK77HLBD/FG4JAN5IK77HLBD.SMALL.jpg lamedust So I, along with many other mammals, love to make music! I make goofy sounds, fun raps, but often I find myself playing music by myself and I wish I had a robot friend that can lay down some wicked beats. That's why I made a drum and tone sequencer with the littleBits synth kit platform. Similar to...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 15:50:58 PST
Convert Your Old Laptop Battery Into a Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Your-Old-Laptop-Battery-Into-a-Power-Bank/
Convert Your Old Laptop Battery Into a Power Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/IONE/IK1HRDC4/FQKIONEIK1HRDC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/IONE/IK1HRDC4/FQKIONEIK1HRDC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/IONE/IK1HRDC4/FQKIONEIK1HRDC4.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to convert a battery from an old laptop into a power bank which can charge an ordinary phone 4 to 5 times with a single charge. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives you a basic overview which steps are necessary to create your own power bank. But...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 07:58:22 PST
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Motor-Driver-Circuit-for-Arduino/
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SMALL.jpg Imetomi The story of this motor shield is that I wanted to make a robot for my multifunctional brainwave controlled system and I decided to share this with you. It's a very simple circuit I used the L293D IC that is a dual bridge motor driver IC. I also added an output for a servo motor. Finally this circui...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:17:19 PST
How to Make a Ball-Picking Car Based on mBot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Ball-Picking-Car-Based-on-MBot/
How to Make a Ball-Picking Car Based on mBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/X8GP/IJVWJ0C9/FZ8X8GPIJVWJ0C9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/X8GP/IJVWJ0C9/FZ8X8GPIJVWJ0C9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/X8GP/IJVWJ0C9/FZ8X8GPIJVWJ0C9.SMALL.jpg Makerworks Want to have more fun with mBot? Use the upgraded mBot to hold a ball-picking contest Install two brass studs on mBot Part List:2 x Brass Stud Install the Plate l1 on the brass studs Part List:1 x Plate l1 2 x Screw Install RJ25 Adapter on Plate l1, then connect the wire to Port 4 Part L...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 03:47:11 PST
DIY TIC TAC POWER SUPPLY http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-TIC-TAC-POWER-SUPPLY/
DIY TIC TAC POWER SUPPLY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/Y17A/IJQO7996/F6RY17AIJQO7996.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/Y17A/IJQO7996/F6RY17AIJQO7996.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/Y17A/IJQO7996/F6RY17AIJQO7996.SMALL.jpg diyfuntech Hey Guys This Is my first Instructable,I really Thank You For Opening this Instructable and spending your 5 minutes to read it.In this instructable I am going to show you the DIY TIC TAC POWER SUPPLYIt Is Capable of supplying upto 35v from 5vWe can also measure voltages with itLets Get Started.You C...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 05:56:10 PST
Repair IPhone Home Button With Earplug. http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-IPhone-Home-Button-With-Earplug/
Repair IPhone Home Button With Earplug. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/NUNP/IN7OQZSY/F78NUNPIN7OQZSY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/NUNP/IN7OQZSY/F78NUNPIN7OQZSY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/NUNP/IN7OQZSY/F78NUNPIN7OQZSY.SMALL.jpg eelislehtinen Missing home button? No money for expencive repairs? This is right instructable for you! Step 1 Cut small piece of earplug. Step 2 Push your piece and fit it into your home buttons hole. Done Works perfectly!
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 02:07:49 PST
DIY Power resistor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Power-Resistor/
DIY Power resistor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/Q3XH/IJG22UO0/FOQQ3XHIJG22UO0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/Q3XH/IJG22UO0/FOQQ3XHIJG22UO0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/Q3XH/IJG22UO0/FOQQ3XHIJG22UO0.SMALL.jpg kobyx First , hello , I am glad to be here on instructables.comThis is my first instructable.This is one simple way to create power resistor at home.I needed 0,33 ohm resistor with some larger wattage so I decide to create one, instead of buying one. I always say, creating is much more fun then buying. ...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 13:39:31 PST
The LED http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LED/
The LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/FNAL/IJHHN97S/FKUFNALIJHHN97S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/FNAL/IJHHN97S/FKUFNALIJHHN97S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/FNAL/IJHHN97S/FKUFNALIJHHN97S.SMALL.jpg vnod2805 LED is a type of P-n junction diode. It is always used in the Forward-Biased mode.'LED' stands for - " Light Emitting Diode " , which means that it's a Diode which emits light .This is the main difference between an ordinary diode and a LED.More information about the LED and its theoretical concepts...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 06:34:20 PST
Make Your Own Electric Motorized Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Electric-Motorized-Longboard/
Make Your Own Electric Motorized Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/U2KE/IJ7WRA9L/F73U2KEIJ7WRA9L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/U2KE/IJ7WRA9L/F73U2KEIJ7WRA9L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/U2KE/IJ7WRA9L/F73U2KEIJ7WRA9L.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to build an electric motorized longboard from scratch. It can reach speeds up to 34km/h and travel up to 20km with a single charge. The estimated costs are around 300$ which makes it a good alternative to commercial solutions. Let's get started! Watch Part 1 of ...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 07:55:58 PST
Cutting jig for breadboard/prototyping wires (also for heatshrinks). http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Jig-for-Breadboardprototyping-Wires/
Cutting jig for breadboard/prototyping wires (also for heatshrinks). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/NYTA/IJ6CFP61/FHLNYTAIJ6CFP61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/NYTA/IJ6CFP61/FHLNYTAIJ6CFP61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/NYTA/IJ6CFP61/FHLNYTAIJ6CFP61.SMALL.jpg Fezder Figured to share this rather simple yet helpful jig I made today.It's simply just sticks laid base next each other on to create stops for different lengths for jumper wires which are then cut with flush cutters. This is still prototype so improvements might be coming in the future! It's ugly, but it...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 08:49:50 PST
Magnet Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnet-Car/
Magnet Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/2H3U/IJ1RT6UD/F7M2H3UIJ1RT6UD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/2H3U/IJ1RT6UD/F7M2H3UIJ1RT6UD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/2H3U/IJ1RT6UD/F7M2H3UIJ1RT6UD.SMALL.jpg KJMagnetics Here is a quick, easy way to create a self-propelled car using simple household items! All it takes is some magnets, a AA battery, and some aluminum foil! Find the Supplies As previously mentioned, you only need three things to complete the project-- a few magnets, a AA battery, and aluminum foi...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 10:59:01 PST