Instructables: exploring - gadgets - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 24 May 2016 01:25:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ammo Can Power Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Can-Power-Pack/
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Sun, 22 Aug 2010 12:01:09 PDT
How to Build an Easy Tesla Coil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-Easy-Tesla-Coil/
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Tue, 29 May 2012 13:43:26 PDT
Homemade stylus for your capacitive touch screen devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-stylus-for-your-capacitive-touch-screen-d/
Homemade stylus for your capacitive touch screen devices - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/1A8X/H2TJ4LPA/FO41A8XH2TJ4LPA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/1A8X/H2TJ4LPA/FO41A8XH2TJ4LPA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/1A8X/H2TJ4LPA/FO41A8XH2TJ4LPA.SMALL.jpg Aalok Mehta For the average art savvy techie, drawing on a tablet meant shelling out twenty bucks on a stylus. Not any more. Through this instructable, I share this idea of my stylus.                                                                          Capacitive touch screens work on the basic principle of...
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Wed, 30 May 2012 06:34:40 PDT
Google Cardboard 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Cardboard-20/
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 05:27:49 PST
How to Make a Plastic Bottle Cutter / Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Plastic-Bottle-Cutter-Tutorial/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 17:30:44 PDT
Make Basic Infrared Thermal Imaging Camera For Cheap ! Convert Any Camera Into Infrared Thermal Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Infrared-Thermal-Imaging-Camera-for-Cheap-Con/
Make Basic Infrared Thermal Imaging Camera For Cheap ! Convert Any Camera Into Infrared Thermal Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/BIK6/IO7EMN43/FIZBIK6IO7EMN43.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/BIK6/IO7EMN43/FIZBIK6IO7EMN43.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/BIK6/IO7EMN43/FIZBIK6IO7EMN43.SMALL.jpg Kedar Nimbalkar How To Convert Any Camera Into Infrared Thermal Camera Very Cheap But Useful Hack . Every Camera Sensor Has Ability To See Infrared i.e. Thermal Part of The Light But The Infrared Blocking Filter Inside Digital Camera's Protects The CCD Sensor From Burning With High Energy Infrared Light Such as Sun...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 22:02:26 PDT
Get started with a Kindle Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-started-with-a-Kindle-Fire/
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Mon, 21 Nov 2011 14:41:50 PST
Bicycle BoosterPack: A 3D Printed Portable Electric Assist http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-BoosterPack-a-3D-Printed-Portable-Electric/
Bicycle BoosterPack: A 3D Printed Portable Electric Assist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/415E/IMRYUC5C/FD3415EIMRYUC5C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/415E/IMRYUC5C/FD3415EIMRYUC5C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/415E/IMRYUC5C/FD3415EIMRYUC5C.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike I really wanted an E-bike but I didn't have $4,000 for a brand new one, or even $1,500 for a hub motor conversion kit. So instead I created a third option: A low-cost high-value E-bike kit: The ‘Bicycle BoosterPack’.The BoosterPack leverages custom 3D printed parts so it can quickly mount to almost ...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 20:51:54 PDT
Electromagnet Superhero Glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Electromagnet-Superhero-Glove/
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 20:51:12 PST
Make a 15 million volt Bug Swatter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-15-million-volt-Bug-Swatter/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 16:06:15 PDT
Driving Simulator seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Driving-Simulator-seat/
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 06:28:16 PST
Hueberry http://www.instructables.com/id/Hueberry/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 02:03:32 PST
HOW TO MAKE A MODED GLUE GUN / Tutorial / DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-a-MODED-GLUE-GUN-Tutorial-DIY/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 13:47:41 PDT
How to Make a DIY 900°С Mini Alcohol Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-DIY-900С-Mini-Alcohol-Burner/
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 07:09:21 PDT
Bluetooth controlled Quadcopter using MultiWii http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-controlled-Quadcopter-using-MultiWii/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:46:26 PDT
RGB LED Pixel Touch Reactive Gaming Table http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Pixel-Touch-Reactive-Gaming-Table/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 05:36:08 PDT
Keyboard & Mouse for Tablets (Nexus 7) http://www.instructables.com/id/Keyboard-Mouse-for-Tablets-Nexus-7/
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Thu, 28 Nov 2013 03:28:10 PST
How to print the 2015 Google Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-print-the-2015-Google-Cardboard/
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 17:08:05 PDT
$5 Drywall Dust Water Filter Gadget for Shop Vacuums http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Drywall-Dust-Water-Filter-Gadget-for-Shop-Vacuum/
$5 Drywall Dust Water Filter Gadget for Shop Vacuums - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/PM2S/HURHQBTB/FVNPM2SHURHQBTB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/PM2S/HURHQBTB/FVNPM2SHURHQBTB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/PM2S/HURHQBTB/FVNPM2SHURHQBTB.SMALL.jpg benderjamesbond Drywall dust will either frequently clog filters, or rip your filter. Drywall dust will also wreck your vacuum motor.Typically vacuuming drywall with a shop vacuum will also end up being redistributed through the air from your vacuum. This is a cheap gadget to filter drywall dust without needing a...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 14:18:19 PDT
How to Make a Lemon and Lime Citrus Sprayers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lemon-and-Lime-Citrus-Sprayers/
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 11:37:09 PDT
Cell Phone Jail http://www.instructables.com/id/Cell-Phone-Jail/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 10:30:53 PST
Electronic Stethoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Stethoscope/
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Thu, 7 Jul 2011 15:56:21 PDT
Google cardboard eyes distance correction http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-cardboard-eye-distance-correction/
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Tue, 12 May 2015 10:11:27 PDT
Make Google cardboard overnight http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Google-cardboard-overnight/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 13:28:56 PDT
How to turn your NOOK color into an android tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-your-NOOK-color-into-an-android-tablet/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2012 18:13:03 PST
14 amp hour / 140 watt hour lithium ion battery http://www.instructables.com/id/14-amp-hour-140-watt-hour-lithium-ion-battery/
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Sun, 6 May 2012 11:50:39 PDT
Laptop Battery Analyzer /Recycler http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Battery-Analyzer-Recycler/
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Sat, 28 Apr 2012 13:28:36 PDT
How to Find the Intersecting Points of Two Functions on a TI-84 Plus http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Find-the-Intersecting-Points-of-Two-Functio/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 04:33:17 PST
5 Simple Battery Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Simple-Battery-Hacks/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 18:51:26 PST
LASER MICROPHONE http://www.instructables.com/id/LASER-MICROPHONE/
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Tue, 29 May 2012 11:05:46 PDT
EMP generator http://www.instructables.com/id/EMP-generator-1/
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 15:00:32 PDT
How to know a fake 18650 battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-know-a-fake-18650-battery/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:15:24 PDT
How To Make 3D Hologram Projector - No Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-3D-Hologram-Projector-No-Glasses/
How To Make 3D Hologram Projector - No Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/Q9T1/I8YBJLTY/FVFQ9T1I8YBJLTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/Q9T1/I8YBJLTY/FVFQ9T1I8YBJLTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/Q9T1/I8YBJLTY/FVFQ9T1I8YBJLTY.SMALL.jpg macobt Who will know that from plastic cd case we can make mini 3d hologram generator and you can watch 3d videos without glasses.HACKSCRIBE to my channel page and visit my cool videos: http://bit.ly/1reKdMaAdd me on Facebook (click LIKE on Facebook to add me) http://on.fb.me/1lHLtqCHologram videos: 1.h...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:25:19 PDT
NEXTBOOK 8 NX785QC8G Disassemble http://www.instructables.com/id/NEXTBOOK-8-NX785QC8G/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 18:35:17 PDT
How to Make DIY Heated Insoles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-DIY-Heated-Insoles/
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 07:28:59 PST
How to Open a Western Digital MyBook USB Drive. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Open-a-Western-Digital-MyBook-USB-Drive./
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Mon, 4 Feb 2008 06:17:44 PST
DIY "Anything" Staples Easy Button (voice recording) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Staples-Easy-Button-Say-Whatever-You-Want-f/
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 11:05:46 PST
DIY Lightboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lightboard/
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 06:25:03 PST
DSLR Brushless Gimbal http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-Brushless-Gimbal/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 17:36:53 PST
Call Blocker / Telemarketer Stopper http://www.instructables.com/id/Call-Blocker-Telemarkter-Stopper/
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 10:56:14 PST
How to Build a Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Quadcopter/
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Sun, 6 Dec 2015 07:28:47 PST
Powering and Controlling Your Devices; Part 1 - Determining Voltage and Current Requirements http://www.instructables.com/id/Powering-and-Controlling-Your-Devices-Part-1-De/
Powering and Controlling Your Devices; Part 1 - Determining Voltage and Current Requirements - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/ISAI/H5IRWGU9/FO7ISAIH5IRWGU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/ISAI/H5IRWGU9/FO7ISAIH5IRWGU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/ISAI/H5IRWGU9/FO7ISAIH5IRWGU9.SMALL.jpg UConTroll In addition to being an electronics engineer and programmer, I’m an avid Maker and have been tinkering with electronics for over 40 years.  During that time I’ve build dozens of electronic devices for use in and around my house and have helped friends build all types of projects.   Two questions I’m...
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Fri, 10 Aug 2012 11:03:06 PDT
Make A Hydraulic Arm! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Hydraulic-Arm/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:32:28 PDT
Versatile voltage regulator with LM317 http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-voltage-regulator-with-LM317/
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Sun, 12 Dec 2010 18:53:22 PST
How to check capacity (mAh) in your powerbank http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-check-capacity-mAh-in-your-powerbank/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 06:49:36 PDT
Make a Plasma Globe out of a Light Bulb! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Plasma-Globe-out-of-a-Light-Bulb/
Make a Plasma Globe out of a Light Bulb! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/UILU/HQ1E8SFH/FU4UILUHQ1E8SFH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/UILU/HQ1E8SFH/FU4UILUHQ1E8SFH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/UILU/HQ1E8SFH/FU4UILUHQ1E8SFH.SMALL.jpg clevelandstorms Have you ever been fascinated by a plasma globe? Have you ever wanted to build your own? In this instructable, I will be showing you how to make a plasma globe out of an ordinary light bulb!  Before we make this project, I have to warn you of the safety issues. This device outputs high voltages as ...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 19:09:40 PST
Build a Variable High Voltage Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Variable-High-Voltage-Power-Supply/
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Sat, 17 Nov 2007 18:13:02 PST
HacKeyboard, a mechanical keyboard built from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/HacKeyboard-a-mechanical-keyboard-built-from-scrat/
HacKeyboard, a mechanical keyboard built from scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/S7TN/IGY21X9H/F87S7TNIGY21X9H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/S7TN/IGY21X9H/F87S7TNIGY21X9H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/S7TN/IGY21X9H/F87S7TNIGY21X9H.SMALL.jpg msaleiro Hello fellow 'instructablers'! In this instructable I'll present you a brand new project that I’ve just completed. In fact, I’m using the project itself to write this instructable. I present to you the amazing, the fantastic, the magnificent… HacKeyboard!What is HacKeyboard?It looks like a computer ...
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 15:06:44 PST
Make your own remote power switches http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-remote-power-switches/
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Sun, 12 Aug 2007 04:37:35 PDT
Arduino Metal Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Metal-Detector/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 05:00:33 PDT