Instructables: exploring - gadgets - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:34:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 Spyplane V2 (Items from the house) http://www.instructables.com/id/Spyplane-V2-Items-from-the-house/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:25:19 PDT
Emailing Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Emailing-Bunny/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:08:08 PDT
Homemade Taser http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Taser/
Homemade Taser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/ZETL/GVVPVB91/F4AZETLGVVPVB91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/ZETL/GVVPVB91/F4AZETLGVVPVB91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/ZETL/GVVPVB91/F4AZETLGVVPVB91.SMALL.jpg m.maritan22 These are the supplies that you will need to make a Homemade Taser. The first supply needed is a disposable camera.The second supply needed is 2  colored paper clips. The last supply is 1 double A battery. 1 Steps  The frist step in this process is to take the disposable camera apart and find ...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2011 07:38:48 PST
littleBits SMS Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-SMS-Doorbell/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:38:42 PDT
littleBits Remote Pet Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Remote-Pet-Feeder/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:49:20 PDT
Improved Flashlight Electronic Cigarette - no soldering required http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Flashlight-Electronic-Cigarette-no-solder/
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 05:32:23 PST
Micro Grinder/mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Grindermixer/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:51:36 PDT
Introduction: 3 Bin Dispenser Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-3-Bin-Dispenser-Design/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 12:57:52 PDT
Build a Low-cost Portable Wii Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Low-cost-Portable-Wii-Laptop/
Build a Low-cost Portable Wii Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/UJCS/HX6YDIIJ/FVGUJCSHX6YDIIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/UJCS/HX6YDIIJ/FVGUJCSHX6YDIIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/UJCS/HX6YDIIJ/FVGUJCSHX6YDIIJ.SMALL.jpg Shagglepuff My daily bus ride to school and back takes up a total of an hour, and has taken up a total of an hour for the past few years. This has never been much of an issue for me... but I believe that the best DIY projects are the ones that solve non-issues. Why wait in a bus when I could entertain myself an...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 22:13:05 PDT
7 things we learnt building the sugru Rainbow Gatling Water Pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugrus-Rainbow-Gatling-Water-Pistol/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:45:41 PDT
Getting Started with BADGEr (Easily) http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-BADGEr-Easily/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 04:06:07 PDT
DIY Fingerprint Scanning Garage Door Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fingerprint-Scanning-Garage-Door-Opener/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 07:14:20 PDT
Road Bike Tire Watchband http://www.instructables.com/id/Road-Bike-Tire-Watchband/
Road Bike Tire Watchband - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/V59Z/HWIMUHDP/FN1V59ZHWIMUHDP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/V59Z/HWIMUHDP/FN1V59ZHWIMUHDP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/V59Z/HWIMUHDP/FN1V59ZHWIMUHDP.SMALL.jpg dchen3 This is version 1.1 of my road bike tire watch band. More to come as I'll add instructions on how to make the removable cloth piece for extra comfort. Having the road bike tire against your bare skin doesn't feel so good. Parts: 1 Road bike tire - recommend a used 700x21-25c road bike tire size wh...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 23:54:02 PDT
Viking Era, (800-1050) Padlock http://www.instructables.com/id/Viking-Era-800-1050-Padlock/
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 19:11:59 PDT
Don't Cut That SDR Antenna Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Dont-Cut-That-SDR-Antenna-Cable/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 19:26:29 PDT
Crossbow Pistol Styled like a Colt M1911 http://www.instructables.com/id/Crossbow-Pistol-Styled-like-a-Colt-M1911/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 12:17:11 PDT
Mont Blanc Ball Pen Refill Mods For Pilot G2 Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Mont-Blanc-Ball-Pen-Refill-Mods-For-Pilot-G2-Pen/
Mont Blanc Ball Pen Refill Mods For Pilot G2 Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/TW09/H1EN764Z/FCJTW09H1EN764Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/TW09/H1EN764Z/FCJTW09H1EN764Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/TW09/H1EN764Z/FCJTW09H1EN764Z.SMALL.jpg annerjx Modifications to a Mont Blanc Ball Pen refill for the Pilot G2 pen. Open the Pilot G2 pen and remove the G2 refill. (Figure 2) Remove the plastic tip protector from the Mont Blanc ball pen refill. (Figure 3) Using a knife (or sandpaper) trim the three fins located on one end of the tip p...
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Fri, 27 Apr 2012 09:33:28 PDT
Remote Detonator http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Detonator-1/
Remote Detonator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/ONO5/HVPWOHQD/FSTONO5HVPWOHQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/ONO5/HVPWOHQD/FSTONO5HVPWOHQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/ONO5/HVPWOHQD/FSTONO5HVPWOHQD.SMALL.jpg spaktashabit The detonator works by turning on the switch then holding down the arm button then pushing the red fire button and its powered by a 9v battery What You Need Things you need are a small container, a length if wire, 2 momentary push button switches, a toggle switch, an LED or a Christmas light an...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 18:05:53 PDT
Google Glass Locutus Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Glass-Locutus-Laser/
Google Glass Locutus Laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/QDCF/HVFL1AVZ/FAJQDCFHVFL1AVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/QDCF/HVFL1AVZ/FAJQDCFHVFL1AVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/QDCF/HVFL1AVZ/FAJQDCFHVFL1AVZ.SMALL.jpg zackfreedman Some say Google Glass turns its users into the Borg. Why not look the part?Blow minds with this straightforward hardware hack that adds a frickin' laser to your cutting-edge heads-up display. You can control it with a voice-enabled sideloaded APK, and even integrate it into your own apps. It's power...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 10:11:52 PDT
IKEA HACK: articulating tablet mount http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-articulating-tablet-mount/
IKEA HACK: articulating tablet mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/DVKQ/HV9HOE8Y/FDLDVKQHV9HOE8Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/DVKQ/HV9HOE8Y/FDLDVKQHV9HOE8Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/DVKQ/HV9HOE8Y/FDLDVKQHV9HOE8Y.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Browsing on a tablet is great; there's nothing like digging into your favorite site while getting comfy. I find the longer I browser the more supine my posture, eventually my pose self-levels to lethargic mass lying on my back with the tablet above my face, making my arms tired. It would be great if...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 17:41:46 PDT
Cat Tracking using Bluetooth Indoor Positioning http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Tracking-using-Bluetooth-Indoor-Positioning/
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Thu, 15 May 2014 20:39:55 PDT
Wearable Cyberpunk Gesture Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Cyberpunk-Gesture-Pad/
Wearable Cyberpunk Gesture Pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/8250/HUYM01IJ/FAN8250HUYM01IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/8250/HUYM01IJ/FAN8250HUYM01IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/8250/HUYM01IJ/FAN8250HUYM01IJ.SMALL.jpg zackfreedman This sexy cyberpunk wristband puts a versatile trackpad on your arm, for the ultimate multi-touch control for your cybernetic augmentations. It's stable, comfortable, easy to assemble, hack-friendly, and looks ridiculously cool.Under the hood, this is just an Adafruit PS/2 Trackpad in a custom 3D-pr...
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Sat, 10 May 2014 17:06:24 PDT
Electricity Generating Footwear - Generate Electricity By Walking (Concept) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electricity-Generating-Footwear/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 22:05:52 PDT
Portable Sun - Rechargeable Work Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Sun-Rechargeable-Work-Lamp/
Portable Sun - Rechargeable Work Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/ZZR8/HUMTM392/FYAZZR8HUMTM392.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/ZZR8/HUMTM392/FYAZZR8HUMTM392.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/ZZR8/HUMTM392/FYAZZR8HUMTM392.SMALL.jpg garagemonkeysan Why use a flashlight when you can use a powerful, heavy duty work lamp? Flashlights run out of juice, are under powered, are hard to position and roll away when placed on the floor. How many times have you had to fetch your flashlight from the bottom of your driveway? This Instructable shows how ...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 08:30:56 PDT
Things You Can Do With Old Phones http://www.instructables.com/id/Things-You-Can-Do-With-Old-Phones/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 12:55:25 PDT
How to Make a Hoverboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Hoverboard-2/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:48:05 PDT
Portable Workspace http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Workspace/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:15:47 PDT
How To Hack A Kindle Fire To Get The Google Play Market http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Get-The-Google-Play-Market-On-A-Kindle-Fire/
How To Hack A Kindle Fire To Get The Google Play Market - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/PV9G/HU3TNP05/FM1PV9GHU3TNP05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/PV9G/HU3TNP05/FM1PV9GHU3TNP05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/PV9G/HU3TNP05/FM1PV9GHU3TNP05.SMALL.jpg bellybeans Hey everybody, So I found my old kindle fire 2nd generation tablet and I read about turning your kindle fire into a android tablet with the google play store. I thought this would be an awesome project so I grabbed my laptop and my kindle and got started! (This is just the google play store)THIS MUS...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:48:08 PDT
Augment Your Reality With The iTorch raspberry pi flashlight projector http://www.instructables.com/id/iTorch-raspberry-pi-flashlight-projector/
Augment Your Reality With The iTorch raspberry pi flashlight projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SMALL.jpg MrTravisHiggins UPDATE: May 3rd - Playing Minecraft on the newer iTorch :) UPDATE: NEW iTorch 3D printed version! && Finally uploaded some videos, hope you like them. :) Post by ITorch Media Sharing. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=292394047593097 iTorch Media Sharing Created By: T...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:19:17 PDT
Hack a webcam and turnit into a security camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-webcam-and-turnit-into-a-security-camera/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:08:30 PDT
Make A Cheap Lithium Battery Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Cheap-Lithium-Battery-Pack/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:55:27 PDT
Modify a Toy Spy Camera For Other Applications http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-a-Toy-Spy-Camera-For-Other-Applications/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 03:54:54 PDT
Simple Syringe Pumps http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Syringe-Pump/
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Mon, 22 Oct 2012 08:50:09 PDT
How to make gears easily http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-gears-easily/
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Sat, 9 Apr 2011 07:57:59 PDT
Snail-Mail Mailbox Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Snail-Mail-Mailbox-Monitor/
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 13:55:56 PDT
9V Solar Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/9V-Solar-Battery-Charger/
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Tue, 12 Apr 2011 21:28:14 PDT
NeoWeather: Ambient Weather Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/NeoWeather-Ambient-Weather-Indicator/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 10:10:19 PDT
Super Secret Computer Mouse Safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Secret-Computer-Mouse-Safe/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:55:31 PDT
Make a Glowing Rock Lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Glowing-Rock-Lamp/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/LAJV/HSKV1I23/FLPLAJVHSKV1I23.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/LAJV/HSKV1I23/FLPLAJVHSKV1I23.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/LAJV/HSKV1I23/FLPLAJVHSKV1I23.SMALL.jpg mist8k A simple way to make a rock lamp that glows like embers Using Himalayan salt rocks and a strip of L.E.D's.
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:20:35 PDT
Wireless powered bling diffused with sideglow fiber optics : Project you are the ONE http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-you-are-the-ONE-a-Wireless-powered-fiber-o/
Wireless powered bling diffused with sideglow fiber optics : Project you are the ONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/3AKI/HS9Y9GYP/FH23AKIHS9Y9GYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/3AKI/HS9Y9GYP/FH23AKIHS9Y9GYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/3AKI/HS9Y9GYP/FH23AKIHS9Y9GYP.SMALL.jpg shinteo Project you are the ONE. a Wireless powered fiber optic side glow diffused bling I have this idea of making novelty jewellery for the missus: wearable electronics of some sort with wireless charging. At a seeming random event, I would have a little girl present her with a nicely decorated box th...
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 23:24:16 PST
Smart mint the solar phone charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-mint-the-solar-phone-charger/
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 21:59:47 PST
How to make a coin spin forever http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-coin-spin-forever/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/W0MY/HS0CZR1M/FUQW0MYHS0CZR1M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/W0MY/HS0CZR1M/FUQW0MYHS0CZR1M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/W0MY/HS0CZR1M/FUQW0MYHS0CZR1M.SMALL.jpg dcuish Want to make your own ever spinning Totem from INCEPTION? Gaze at a coin spin for hours endlessly. Pretty mesmerizing. Discovered this while my brother was making a magnetic stirrer for growing beer yeast. Very cool. It's basically just a rotating magnet but the method I'm using here reduces constr...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 08:40:20 PST
Speeding up your PS3 WiFi connection with DD-WRT + DLNA http://www.instructables.com/id/Speed-up-your-PS3-WiFi-connection-with-DD-WRT-DLNA/
Speeding up your PS3 WiFi connection with DD-WRT + DLNA - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/DXQA/HREI7FTT/F96DXQAHREI7FTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/DXQA/HREI7FTT/F96DXQAHREI7FTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/DXQA/HREI7FTT/F96DXQAHREI7FTT.SMALL.jpg yanz67 This is for those who are not ready to give up on their PS3.   The problem with PS3 is it has the 802.11b/g wifi card which is limited and slow.  After doing network tests it only gave me at most 5mbps upload and download speed.  It is good for netflix, but if you want to stream media from your DLNA...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 09:22:08 PST
The Endless Cup! (Secret Drink Collector Compartment) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Endless-Cup/
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 14:20:40 PST
Solar usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-usb-charger/
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Sat, 1 Sep 2012 05:59:57 PDT
Magical Monocle & Invisible Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Magical-Monocle-Invisible-Screen/
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 17:17:46 PST
A DIY Google Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/A-DIY-Google-Glass/
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 05:04:28 PST
Build a mechanical Lego Binary Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-mechanical-Lego-Binary-Calculator/
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Thu, 9 Jan 2014 19:09:01 PST
Hack An Old-fashioned Charger Into Latest Removable Plug & USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-An-Old-fashioned-Charger-Into-Latest-Removabl/
Hack An Old-fashioned Charger Into Latest Removable Plug & USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MLAE/HPXOVT0D/F9GMLAEHPXOVT0D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MLAE/HPXOVT0D/F9GMLAEHPXOVT0D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MLAE/HPXOVT0D/F9GMLAEHPXOVT0D.SMALL.jpg aman333instructable TURN AN OLD FASHIONED PIN CHARGER INTO PORTABLE REMOVABLE PLUG AND USB CHARGER UNDER 1 DOLLAR,AND SHOW OFF TO YOUR TILL THEY FEEL JEALOUS TO YOU....... Open your charger and take out the circuit board.You can see the two wire red for positive and white for negative and there is two metal tip for...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 09:11:42 PST
Solar USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-USB-Charger-22/
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:02:42 PST