Instructables: exploring - lasers - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 May 2016 23:21:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Laser Galvo - Arduino Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Galvo-Arduino-Controlled/
Laser Galvo - Arduino Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/Q1OR/IH9EP8IU/FA3Q1ORIH9EP8IU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/Q1OR/IH9EP8IU/FA3Q1ORIH9EP8IU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/Q1OR/IH9EP8IU/FA3Q1ORIH9EP8IU.SMALL.jpg robives Arduino controlled laser galvo. The servo driven mirrors steer the UV laser leaving a phosphorescent trail on the glow-in-the-dark vinyl sheet. Originally posted on notes.robives.com Starting with a sheet of luminous vinyl from eBay and a UV laser pointer. Waving the laser pointer round on the v...
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 11:24:33 PST
DIY Front Surface Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Front-Surface-Mirror./
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Sat, 2 Feb 2008 23:00:19 PST
Floating Pyramid Lamp With 108 Spiritual Symbols http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Pyramid-Lamp-With-108-Spiritual-Symbols/
Floating Pyramid Lamp With 108 Spiritual Symbols - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/20W3/IMNQNEK8/FA320W3IMNQNEK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/20W3/IMNQNEK8/FA320W3IMNQNEK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/20W3/IMNQNEK8/FA320W3IMNQNEK8.SMALL.jpg -Moon Hello Instructables community! Thank you for checking out my 2nd Instructable. I know what you must be thinking.. 'That's a cool looking lamp!' Yes indeed. Before I go into writing about how to make this lamp, I want to mention that this lamp exists because of my client Barbara Thompson and her visi...
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 23:50:40 PST
Cool laser tricks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-laser-tricks/
Cool laser tricks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/AS89/GMIGF99A/FSQAS89GMIGF99A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/AS89/GMIGF99A/FSQAS89GMIGF99A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/AS89/GMIGF99A/FSQAS89GMIGF99A.SMALL.jpg 3zuli This is a compilation of my favourite laser tricks, that I like to show to my friends when they come to my place. I hope you will like it and get some new ideas... pls vote 5 stars :) Before we start... ALWAYS WEAR EYE PROTECTION!!!! Mirrors I guess I don't need to describe what to do with t...
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Fri, 15 Apr 2011 12:36:43 PDT
Reframe: Turn IPhones Into a Wall Widget http://www.instructables.com/id/Reframe-Turn-IPhones-Into-a-Wall-Widget/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 07:01:44 PST
make your very own laser burglar alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/make-your-very-own-laser-burglar-alarm/
make your very own laser burglar alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/BCAR/GLXHSEWL/FK0BCARGLXHSEWL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/BCAR/GLXHSEWL/FK0BCARGLXHSEWL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/BCAR/GLXHSEWL/FK0BCARGLXHSEWL.SMALL.jpg coolkids This is one of the common projects made using lasers .its cheap ,reliable ,safe and most important of them all handy to protect all your things. Materials according to the image 1 photocell or LSR or LDR (as you call it) x1 2 5k variable resister x1 3 2n3904 transistor x1 4 1000uf 35v capacitor x...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2011 22:23:56 PDT
Using CorelDraw (A Tutorial) http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-CorelDraw-A-Tutorial/
Using CorelDraw (A Tutorial) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/VDC5/HLSGSQRE/FV3VDC5HLSGSQRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/VDC5/HLSGSQRE/FV3VDC5HLSGSQRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/VDC5/HLSGSQRE/FV3VDC5HLSGSQRE.SMALL.jpg davemenc I use CorelDraw A LOT and I find myself explaining various things over and over in my Instructables. I don’t think I’ll stop that but it might help some people if I go over the major concepts in one place. I’m just going to go over the 10 most needed operations in CorelDraw. If this is useful and d...
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 06:20:14 PDT
Laser Transceiver (laser data link) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Transceiver/
Laser Transceiver (laser data link) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/LNZY/GMJT4IXM/FFGLNZYGMJT4IXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/LNZY/GMJT4IXM/FFGLNZYGMJT4IXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/LNZY/GMJT4IXM/FFGLNZYGMJT4IXM.SMALL.jpg furri How to connect two computers (networks or any other electronic devices) with a laser data link. Most used to connect lan networks between buildings this is a cheap and secure way to send information without broadcasting as RF or wifi links. This project was developed in my course of robotics for h...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2011 18:39:33 PDT
Make a Tiling Image in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tiling-Image-in-Photoshop/
Make a Tiling Image in Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/X6ZK/F0X27Y8B/FJ2X6ZKF0X27Y8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/X6ZK/F0X27Y8B/FJ2X6ZKF0X27Y8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/X6ZK/F0X27Y8B/FJ2X6ZKF0X27Y8B.SMALL.jpg darth2o Learn how to make an image that can repeat in all directions in Photoshop 7.0 or later. Tiling images are great for desktops. Get a Good Picture The picture you use should make sense when tiled (for example, tiles). A good example of a bad tiling image is one of a street sign, since you only ne...
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Thu, 26 Apr 2007 21:44:37 PDT
How to make a Burning 1-2W 445nm Blue Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Burning-1-2W-445nm-Blue-Laser/
How to make a Burning 1-2W 445nm Blue Laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/I9NS/HELX4BNH/FXAI9NSHELX4BNH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/I9NS/HELX4BNH/FXAI9NSHELX4BNH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/I9NS/HELX4BNH/FXAI9NSHELX4BNH.SMALL.jpg Electo4fun In this Instructable I will show you how to make a burning blue laser. This laser outputs 1-2W. At this power it can blind you instantly! If this is your first laser project you are in the wrong place, please find another Instructable of a lower power laser. Never point or aim this laser at; people,...
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Sun, 24 Mar 2013 11:55:53 PDT
Protect Your Home with Laserbeams! http://www.instructables.com/id/Protect-Your-Home-with-Laserbeams/
Protect Your Home with Laserbeams! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/7QUQ/FD80BUWQ/FGN7QUQFD80BUWQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/7QUQ/FD80BUWQ/FGN7QUQFD80BUWQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/7QUQ/FD80BUWQ/FGN7QUQFD80BUWQ.SMALL.jpg Kipkay Here is an easy to make and powerful laser alarm system that can protect your entire home, indoors or out! My inspiration for this project came from Brad Graham & Kathy McGowan. Watch the video for details and the Test Results. You'll be impressed. I hope you enjoy this Instructable. What you nee...
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Sun, 2 Mar 2008 13:23:11 PST
Laser engraver/cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-engravercutter/
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 07:16:22 PST
engrave personalized stamps http://www.instructables.com/id/engrave-personalized-stamps/
engrave personalized stamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/LLGT/IGZGVBBM/FRZLLGTIGZGVBBM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/LLGT/IGZGVBBM/FRZLLGTIGZGVBBM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/LLGT/IGZGVBBM/FRZLLGTIGZGVBBM.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you have access to one of those awesome fab-labs which are growing up in cities all over the world, you would like to make something unique with a 3d printer, a CNC router, or a laser cutter.I begun experimenting with a special rubber which can be engraved by laser to make personalized stamps. ...
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 12:44:31 PST
how to make a laser diode driver that enables you to burn paper http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-laser-diode-driver-that-enables-you-/
how to make a laser diode driver that enables you to burn paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/41Y0/GM0CO9U9/FGO41Y0GM0CO9U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/41Y0/GM0CO9U9/FGO41Y0GM0CO9U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/41Y0/GM0CO9U9/FGO41Y0GM0CO9U9.SMALL.jpg coolkids A cheap laser diode is the first thing you need to make your very own high powered laser capable of burning paper.1000s of laser diodes  have died due to the lack of proper drivers A laser diode is current hungry, it will take all it can get. i  would advice you to wear safety glasses and not fool a...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2011 04:45:32 PDT
Mini XY Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-XY-Laser-Engraver/
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 03:22:02 PDT
Using Meshlab to Clean and Assemble Laser Scan Data http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Meshlab-to-Clean-and-Assemble-Laser-Scan-Dat/
Using Meshlab to Clean and Assemble Laser Scan Data - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/41G4/FXHJYAVM/F3M41G4FXHJYAVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/41G4/FXHJYAVM/F3M41G4FXHJYAVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/41G4/FXHJYAVM/F3M41G4FXHJYAVM.SMALL.jpg 3rivers3d Meshlab is an open source software program used to manipulate and edit mesh data. This tutorial will specifically show how to assemble, clean and reconstruct data from a 3D laser scanner. The techniques used with the scanner used here should apply to scan data from any machine, but first read any do...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2009 12:26:58 PDT
WoW Private Servers http://www.instructables.com/id/WoW-Private-Servers/
WoW Private Servers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/E9Z6/FRXUT0TR/F49E9Z6FRXUT0TR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/E9Z6/FRXUT0TR/F49E9Z6FRXUT0TR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/E9Z6/FRXUT0TR/F49E9Z6FRXUT0TR.SMALL.jpg N1CK4ND0 This will show you how to play World of Warcraft without paying!!! There are servers that instantly give you level 80, free items, etc. There are also just regular servers if you want to play for real. Note: you may need to pay for the actual game, but not the monthly fee Blizzard charges. (But ther...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2009 16:16:30 PDT
Build a Real Ray Gun at Home (Homemade Ray Gun or Burning Pulse Laser Pistol) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Real-Ray-Gun-at-Home-1/
Build a Real Ray Gun at Home (Homemade Ray Gun or Burning Pulse Laser Pistol) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/PNJV/H78T8OG4/FHRPNJVH78T8OG4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/PNJV/H78T8OG4/FHRPNJVH78T8OG4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/PNJV/H78T8OG4/FHRPNJVH78T8OG4.SMALL.jpg TheHomebrewGuru Getting Cameras For more cool projects, visit my youtube page: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCksEFn8xaLP0z4rsiHa9zcA?feature=mhee To begin with, you are going to need a ton of disposable cameras. Depending on how powerful you would like your ray gun to be, you will choose how many disposab...
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Sat, 9 Jul 2011 15:51:10 PDT
Music laser light show http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-laser-light-show/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 01:44:22 PDT
A Better Valance Clip for wood blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Better-Valance-Clip-for-wood-blinds/
A Better Valance Clip for wood blinds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/J6FE/I93FFHZU/FAYJ6FEI93FFHZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/J6FE/I93FFHZU/FAYJ6FEI93FFHZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/J6FE/I93FFHZU/FAYJ6FEI93FFHZU.SMALL.jpg dstmartinmaker Those invisible clips that disguise the top part of your window blinds are called Valance Clips. They come in all shapes and sizes, and are inexplicably over-built, but flimsy at the same time. Using Adobe Illustrator, I've designed a more robust and simpler version that should fit most wood-molding...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 16:50:51 PDT
Spinning Wheel Business Card (or Mother's Day card!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Wheel-Mothers-Day-Card-or-Business-Card/
Spinning Wheel Business Card (or Mother's Day card!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/K7DQ/IA56QDNG/F9YK7DQIA56QDNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/K7DQ/IA56QDNG/F9YK7DQIA56QDNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/K7DQ/IA56QDNG/F9YK7DQIA56QDNG.SMALL.jpg dstmartinmaker With three layers of materials and a little thinking you can create a spinning wheel card that fits almost any need. I wanted a unique way to describe what I do for my business card, but quickly realized I could use the same format to create a fun and interesting card to describe my amazing mother!F...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:20:16 PDT
Laser Pointer http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Pointer-1/
Laser Pointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/OS49/I8EBFNXZ/FA0OS49I8EBFNXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/OS49/I8EBFNXZ/FA0OS49I8EBFNXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/OS49/I8EBFNXZ/FA0OS49I8EBFNXZ.SMALL.jpg The Lightning Stalker Lasers these days come in many different shapes and sizes. Building your own, you also have the option of making it almost any color laser you want. There are new laser diodes that output violet, green, two shades of blue, three shades of red, and even infrared (IR), but you cannot see near IR very...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 10:27:21 PDT
______ The DIY Laserline ______ http://www.instructables.com/id/-The-DIY-Laserline-/
______ The DIY Laserline ______ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/PVS8/I84BDPJG/FFBPVS8I84BDPJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/PVS8/I84BDPJG/FFBPVS8I84BDPJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/PVS8/I84BDPJG/FFBPVS8I84BDPJG.SMALL.jpg restless_studio I have a project coming up, that needs a laserline, that creates a line over a 3 dimensional object in order to mark and cut it somewhat precicely. I´ve attached some pictures, materials i used ( materials i didn´t use) and some shots after finishing the piece.But lets get to it, here is what you ne...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 14:36:34 PDT
DIY A IPhone Macro Lens with Laser Pointer for $1 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-A-IPhone-Macro-Lens-with-Laser-Pointer-for-1/
DIY A IPhone Macro Lens with Laser Pointer for $1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/B4UH/H8I44A10/FMMB4UHH8I44A10.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/B4UH/H8I44A10/FMMB4UHH8I44A10.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/B4UH/H8I44A10/FMMB4UHH8I44A10.SMALL.jpg blackmagicdud Macro lenses for iPhones and smart phones these days are usually quite expensive. Here's how to make an iPhone macro lens with a $1 laser pointer. Get a Laser Pointer Get a cheap $1 laser pointer from the dollar store or online store such as LAZERER and disassemble it. It'll look something like t...
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Sun, 4 Nov 2012 08:21:59 PST
Laser Glow Writer http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Glow-Writer-Introduction/
Laser Glow Writer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62VQ/I3R706IJ/FD462VQI3R706IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62VQ/I3R706IJ/FD462VQI3R706IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62VQ/I3R706IJ/FD462VQI3R706IJ.SMALL.jpg ril3y UPDATE 1/3/2015:I committed a python program that now lets your laser your tweets on the wall with your laser writer! Check it out here. https://github.com/ril3y/Glow-Writer/blob/master/G... UPDATE 12/21/2014:I have created a gcode font that allows for dynamic gcode creation. What does that mean...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:21:57 PST
Easy Build Burning Laser For Less Than $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Build-Burning-Laser-For-Less-Than-20/
Easy Build Burning Laser For Less Than $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/GBCF/I273ZI70/FMAGBCFI273ZI70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/GBCF/I273ZI70/FMAGBCFI273ZI70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/GBCF/I273ZI70/FMAGBCFI273ZI70.SMALL.jpg KalTol1994 In this Instructable I will show you how I built my own burning laser, including the driver circuit, the laser is able to burn through electrical tape, black plastic, and light matches with Sharpie on them (I'll let you figure out what happens to the Sharpies on your own) I diode I used is a 400mW 6...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:05:28 PST
Portable Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Phone-Stand/
Portable Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/2LNF/I2AQWEAA/FPS2LNFI2AQWEAA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/2LNF/I2AQWEAA/FPS2LNFI2AQWEAA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/2LNF/I2AQWEAA/FPS2LNFI2AQWEAA.SMALL.jpg Thom Haedrich This is a phone stand that you can use on the go by attaching it to your keychain, and easily fits in any pocket or wallet. It has a basketball logo as well. Get the Materials Wood (1.15 inches in thickness)A Laser CutterA ComputerA Keychain Blueprints Use the DXF or autoCAD files, and the Cor...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 16:26:16 PST
Wheel Stool !!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheel-Stool-/
Wheel Stool !!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/14SO/HZ2J1A7A/FGR14SOHZ2J1A7A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/14SO/HZ2J1A7A/FGR14SOHZ2J1A7A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/14SO/HZ2J1A7A/FGR14SOHZ2J1A7A.SMALL.jpg sonodera This stool is for TenkaizuBudokai 3rd (Stool contest at Ogaki Mini Maker 2014).Material:MDF2.5mm 300*500mm 18sheets, 300*300mm 6sheetsSize:H200*W400*L400mmHow to make:1. Cut MDF using a laser cutting machine.2. Assemble all parts.[Tools]laser cutting machine : Oh Laser HAJIME, UNIVERSAL VLS3.50 Soft...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 06:27:07 PDT
LASER diode driver http://www.instructables.com/id/LASER-diode-driver/
LASER diode driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/YAPL/HKDFFVVK/FJAYAPLHKDFFVVK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/YAPL/HKDFFVVK/FJAYAPLHKDFFVVK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/YAPL/HKDFFVVK/FJAYAPLHKDFFVVK.SMALL.jpg Milen      For the driving of the LASER diodes (LD) special drivers circuits are used. They can work in two ways : 1) produce constant regulated voltage; 2) produce constant current driven through the LD load. The second type is more easy to design and use and different circuits for their implementation e...
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Thu, 15 Aug 2013 11:38:20 PDT
Turn on and off your things with a laser! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-on-and-off-your-things-with-a-laser/
Turn on and off your things with a laser! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/JL18/GMJIEEWP/FCVJL18GMJIEEWP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/JL18/GMJIEEWP/FCVJL18GMJIEEWP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/JL18/GMJIEEWP/FCVJL18GMJIEEWP.SMALL.jpg XicoMBD There are already some great projects around here about hacking home automation systems, but what I wanted to do was to control my plugs creatively. Thats why I decided to do this. To have the most functionalities possible I put a arduino inside the plug switch.  This way it was possible to add a ...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2011 15:12:33 PDT
Game of Thrones Personalized Bottle Label http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Personalized-Bottle-Label/
Game of Thrones Personalized Bottle Label - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/S7HM/HWDRPSJ0/FPJS7HMHWDRPSJ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/S7HM/HWDRPSJ0/FPJS7HMHWDRPSJ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/S7HM/HWDRPSJ0/FPJS7HMHWDRPSJ0.SMALL.jpg codysseus Dan dun dada dan dun... Time to get your Obsidian Link of Label making, young Maesters. I made this at TechShop for my buddy Royce, who has graciously hosted us at his place for Game of Thrones. Supplies You'll need a bottle (I picked Ommegang for their Lannister-like logo), Super 77 spray adhes...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 13:43:16 PDT
Cardboard Coffins (DIYing Free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Coffins-DIYing-Free/
Cardboard Coffins (DIYing Free) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RQDG/HVQFE18I/F8BRQDGHVQFE18I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RQDG/HVQFE18I/F8BRQDGHVQFE18I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RQDG/HVQFE18I/F8BRQDGHVQFE18I.SMALL.jpg Justin Tyler Tate In paying respect to the dead, to our loved ones, we often forget the cost of that respect. DIYing Free (http://diyingfree.weebly.com) is a website/project/intervention seeking to alleviate the economical and ecological costs of death through design and technology. Through the following Instructable...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 04:43:00 PDT
Smartitions: Create Lasercut Custom Partitions for Shipping! http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartitions-Create-Lasercut-Custom-Partitions-for-/
Smartitions: Create Lasercut Custom Partitions for Shipping! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/AVBM/HUU1EYNA/FH1AVBMHUU1EYNA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/AVBM/HUU1EYNA/FH1AVBMHUU1EYNA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/AVBM/HUU1EYNA/FH1AVBMHUU1EYNA.SMALL.jpg SolamenteDoug Let's say you want to ship a PC or a Mason jar or a 3D printed part, and being the normal human being you are, don't have large volume of packing peanuts. If you can model the object, you can make a custom cardboard lattice to protect it! Where I work, we accumulate incredible amounts of cardboard...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 22:59:52 PDT
Minimalistic Acrylic Wallet. http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalistic-Acrylic-Wallet/
Minimalistic Acrylic Wallet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/17IB/HUMTN4IJ/F5B17IBHUMTN4IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/17IB/HUMTN4IJ/F5B17IBHUMTN4IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/17IB/HUMTN4IJ/F5B17IBHUMTN4IJ.SMALL.jpg cmusch How to make a minimalistic acrylic wallet at Techshop Chandler. Materials -1/8" acrylic  -Size #33 rubber bands Optional -Kyrlon Fusion spray paint -Painters tape -Cardboard Design your wallet. Start by measuring out a credit card (or whatever you want to go inside your wallet). A typical cre...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 23:36:19 PDT
phone bed http://www.instructables.com/id/phone-bed/
phone bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/D9H5/HU847RHZ/FRKD9H5HU847RHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/D9H5/HU847RHZ/FRKD9H5HU847RHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/D9H5/HU847RHZ/FRKD9H5HU847RHZ.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Even phones need down time to rest and recharge. Give your phone a place to sleep in its own bed, the perfect spot to keep your phone when it's time for lights out. This fun bed is more than just a doll-sized decoration, there's actually a soft mattress made from a computer mouse pad that muffles an...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:43:32 PDT
Nature Nanotechnology 10, 480 (2015) reports this DIY Atomic Force Microscope/DIY原子力顯微鏡 http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Low-Cost-Atomic-Force-Microscope-低成本原子力顯微鏡/
Nature Nanotechnology 10, 480 (2015) reports this DIY Atomic Force Microscope/DIY原子力顯微鏡 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/Q2IP/HUIWL7TF/FT9Q2IPHUIWL7TF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/Q2IP/HUIWL7TF/FT9Q2IPHUIWL7TF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/Q2IP/HUIWL7TF/FT9Q2IPHUIWL7TF.SMALL.jpg whoand I am pleased to share with you that the DIY AFM is reported by the latest Nature Nanotechnology 10, 480 (2015) that the DIY AFM is assembled by junior high school student and successfully measure PM 2.5 particles. Microscopes are awesome! They help us see things that are not visible to bare...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 19:18:23 PDT
Corkmap - Lasercutting cork http://www.instructables.com/id/Corkmap-Lasercutting-cork/
Corkmap - Lasercutting cork - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/GSZR/HUBWTY6L/FFRGSZRHUBWTY6L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/GSZR/HUBWTY6L/FFRGSZRHUBWTY6L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/GSZR/HUBWTY6L/FFRGSZRHUBWTY6L.SMALL.jpg alepalan I love maps but most important I love meeting people from different parts of the world. Getting to know their stories and understanding their roots and history makes me feel connected to them. While I was doing my residency at Pier 9 we had recently moved to a new office space with white clean wal...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:17:40 PDT
Personalize your wooden phone cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalize-your-wooden-phone-cover/
Personalize your wooden phone cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/27QP/HTUV9FPB/F7D27QPHTUV9FPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/27QP/HTUV9FPB/F7D27QPHTUV9FPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/27QP/HTUV9FPB/F7D27QPHTUV9FPB.SMALL.jpg RubenRosseel A few weeks ago I bought a bamboo iphone cover for my girlfriend. She was searching for a while, so I bought it as a surprise. But I wanted to make it more personal ...  Have fun personalizing your cover !!                  Find the right picture When looking for a picture, it i...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:22:39 PDT
hatching egg coat hook http://www.instructables.com/id/hatching-egg-coat-hook/
hatching egg coat hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/R7TD/HR1711R9/FORR7TDHR1711R9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/R7TD/HR1711R9/FORR7TDHR1711R9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/R7TD/HR1711R9/FORR7TDHR1711R9.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus An egg shaped coat hook 'cracks' open to reveal a baby bird when a coat is hung, when the coat is removed the egg closes up again. This fun coat hook is made with 1/8" [3mm] craft plywood and was made on a laser cutter. When I first saw this design on the Grand Illusions Youtube channel, I real...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:51:00 PDT
Laser Thru-hole PCB Fabrication @ TechShop Chandler! http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Thru-hole-PCB-Fabrication-TechShop-Chandler/
Laser Thru-hole PCB Fabrication @ TechShop Chandler! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/TRMY/HSYO234F/FNRTRMYHSYO234F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/TRMY/HSYO234F/FNRTRMYHSYO234F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/TRMY/HSYO234F/FNRTRMYHSYO234F.SMALL.jpg dakman123 If this was helpful please LIKE https://www.facebook.com/TechShopChandler ... If it wasn't for TechShop and the opensource maker movement I would of never discovered this amazing technique.. ------- Awhile back TechShopJim wrote a great instructable on Etching PCB's. I used this method and had...
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 08:19:26 PDT
Tealight Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Teelight-Box/
Tealight Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/6IY9/HSVT9KH5/F1I6IY9HSVT9KH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/6IY9/HSVT9KH5/F1I6IY9HSVT9KH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/6IY9/HSVT9KH5/F1I6IY9HSVT9KH5.SMALL.jpg janth Made in the fablab of the RWTH Aachen (http://hci.rwth-aachen.de/fablab) and for testing a program made in a project course (http://hci.rwth-aachen.de/cutcad - the program itself is not fully functional yet, but at least for this thing it works). Made out of 2mm wood (birch plywood is more stable, ...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 08:58:23 PDT
Mechanical iris v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-iris-v20/
Mechanical iris v2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/2CWF/HSICZYVH/FP92CWFHSICZYVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/2CWF/HSICZYVH/FP92CWFHSICZYVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/2CWF/HSICZYVH/FP92CWFHSICZYVH.SMALL.jpg NTT Before anything else, I would like to say that this Instructable is based on and inspired by carlbass and his Mechanical iris. Author: http://www.instructables.com/member/carlbass/ Instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/mechanical-iris-1/ Inspired by his work I quickly put a piece of...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 07:43:49 PDT
Maker Olympics Medals http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Olympics-Medals/
Maker Olympics Medals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/7HY9/HRKQXNZ3/FUN7HY9HRKQXNZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/7HY9/HRKQXNZ3/FUN7HY9HRKQXNZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/7HY9/HRKQXNZ3/FUN7HY9HRKQXNZ3.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus The 2014 Makerlympics is a contest being held by Instructables for authors to showcase their finely-tuned skills by making great projects in different categories. The "events" are: Food, Living, Workshop, Tech, Play, and Outside; the contest runs from February 3 to February 24. To go along with th...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 14:43:58 PST
Salvage a Laser Diode From a cd Driver http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-a-Laser-Diode-From-a-cd-Driver/
Salvage a Laser Diode From a cd Driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/D7W7/HQ9RESUL/FKOD7W7HQ9RESUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/D7W7/HQ9RESUL/FKOD7W7HQ9RESUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/D7W7/HQ9RESUL/FKOD7W7HQ9RESUL.SMALL.jpg juul414 If you are new to lasers let me explain what a laser diode is. A laser diode is like an led but the light is more concentrated and a laser diode needs a drive To light up or else you can blow it up. If you hack a driver and salvage the two diodes out of it it will contain a collored laser and a in...
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 11:59:53 PST
Rotomatic, the Party in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotomatic-the-Party-in-a-Box/
Rotomatic, the Party in a Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/NSQR/HPKJBGR8/FJBNSQRHPKJBGR8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/NSQR/HPKJBGR8/FJBNSQRHPKJBGR8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/NSQR/HPKJBGR8/FJBNSQRHPKJBGR8.SMALL.jpg biobonnie If you want to make a box of lasers, first you'll need a box or treasure chest. This one was made from reclaimed wood by my talented carpenter friend Hudson. Line the box with some red velvet for bonus pizzazz. Mount lasers on a tripod You'll need four Class IIIa (5 mW) laser pointers, any combi...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 23:22:35 PST
BatKid's Key to Gotham City http://www.instructables.com/id/BatKids-Key-to-Gotham-City/
BatKid's Key to Gotham City - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/ZTLR/HO7XITVM/FNCZTLRHO7XITVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/ZTLR/HO7XITVM/FNCZTLRHO7XITVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/ZTLR/HO7XITVM/FNCZTLRHO7XITVM.SMALL.jpg Evan Atherton On November 15, 2013, the city of San Francisco was converted to Gotham City to fulfill the wish of 5-year old Miles Scott, a Leukemia survivor, who wanted to be Batman. For more information on Miles and his special day, check out: http://sf.wish.org/wishes/wish-stories/i-wish-to-be/wish-to-be-batki...
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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 15:49:05 PST
Laser Tripwire Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Tripwire-Alarm/
Laser Tripwire Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/B1LN/HNRLLXTN/FHVB1LNHNRLLXTN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/B1LN/HNRLLXTN/FHVB1LNHNRLLXTN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/B1LN/HNRLLXTN/FHVB1LNHNRLLXTN.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos No security system is complete without lasers. So in this project I am going to show you how to build a laser tripwire alarm from a laser point, a couple of mirrors, and a few dollars of electrical parts. With this you can cover an entire house with an array of light beams. If any one of them is...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 17:07:52 PST
Star Trek Target Practice http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-Target-Practice/
Star Trek Target Practice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/CPAZ/HL5FGJ8S/FESCPAZHL5FGJ8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/CPAZ/HL5FGJ8S/FESCPAZHL5FGJ8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/CPAZ/HL5FGJ8S/FESCPAZHL5FGJ8S.SMALL.jpg TSJWang Original HERE: http://tsjwang.blogspot.com/2013/09/star-trek-target-practice.html I guess I was watching a bit too much Star Trek with my brother. I decided to make a phaser. Some of you may know that there are multiple types of phasers. I modeled mine after one of these.... HERE IS A VIDEO, basic...
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Wed, 4 Sep 2013 18:46:58 PDT
Homemade laser module http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-laser-module/
Homemade laser module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/7B1X/HK482XTY/FOF7B1XHK482XTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/7B1X/HK482XTY/FOF7B1XHK482XTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/7B1X/HK482XTY/FOF7B1XHK482XTY.SMALL.jpg pinomelean You all know that when making a laser device, the most difficult part it's focusing without buying a module. So here it is, a complet guide about how to make a focusable laser module with parts you have lying around. Everybody havs heared about aixiz module, but they're expensive, at least if you kn...
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 10:05:47 PDT
Custom Miniature Minimalist Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Miniature-Minimalist-Picture-Frame/
Custom Miniature Minimalist Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/RR76/HIT3GBZS/FTARR76HIT3GBZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/RR76/HIT3GBZS/FTARR76HIT3GBZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/RR76/HIT3GBZS/FTARR76HIT3GBZS.SMALL.jpg mdln You.  You have a picture laying around.  It's an odd size.  It has much sentiment attached to it...it could be a portrait of a long-lost love...or a rendering of someone (or some...thing) you've only dreamed of. You'd tack it on your fridge, but magnets are so passé.  You have standards. Maybe you ...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 15:50:01 PDT