Instructables: exploring - offbeat http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:23:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Propeller Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Propeller-Hat/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:24:10 PDT
How To Make Vintage Darts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Vintage-Darts/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:40:19 PDT
Jack-o-Melon http://www.instructables.com/id/Jack-a-Melon/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:25:21 PDT
Ronny RayGun _ Laser Pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/Ronny-RayGun-Laser-Pistol/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:43:40 PDT
Wicca and Tarot http://www.instructables.com/id/Wicca-and-Tarot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/RJLF/I0456OWU/FAGRJLFI0456OWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/RJLF/I0456OWU/FAGRJLFI0456OWU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/RJLF/I0456OWU/FAGRJLFI0456OWU.SMALL.jpg SparkySolar TAROT - a 1995 vision of the future How to Create a Book of Shadows How to make Bannock Book of Spells box How To Like Reading And Spelling Dollar Store Spell Book
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:19:07 PDT
Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/SMGW/HZV3RFU4/FH8SMGWHZV3RFU4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/SMGW/HZV3RFU4/FH8SMGWHZV3RFU4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/SMGW/HZV3RFU4/FH8SMGWHZV3RFU4.SMALL.jpg SparkySolar Sugru Paint Brush Hack Shibori Painting a T-Shirt Ombre Paint Your phone 3 Ways to Clean Paint Brushes Paint Pulse: Digital Water Marbling Ugly Shorts? Paint Em! Fabric Painting 101 How To Paint Wine Bottles with Chalkboard Paint null null null null nul...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 14:52:13 PDT
easy to make http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-to-make-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/D2SX/HZV3PX5G/FHXD2SXHZV3PX5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/D2SX/HZV3PX5G/FHXD2SXHZV3PX5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/D2SX/HZV3PX5G/FHXD2SXHZV3PX5G.SMALL.jpg SparkySolar Always trying to improve Create your Own Watermark Wow I am doing this right now Hot Pepper Preservation Hot peppers Ghost Pepper Sauce How I Paint My Drawings With Watercolors super nice Soldering Iron Base (made with a sardines can) Norwegian sardines can ready How to Play inst...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 11:25:38 PDT
Gifts http://www.instructables.com/id/Gifts/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/SXT4/HZV3QALP/FZKSXT4HZV3QALP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/SXT4/HZV3QALP/FZKSXT4HZV3QALP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/SXT4/HZV3QALP/FZKSXT4HZV3QALP.SMALL.jpg Paskawimostos Plywood coaster loaf laser cut easels How To Make A Fabulous Argyle Cutting Board Chess set - I MADE IT AT TECH SHOP DETROIT! How to cut a bottle with string and nail polish remover! Triangular Pallet Wine Rack for 6 bottles and 4 cups ‚óŹBEES WAX LOTION: for hands, boots an...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 11:01:52 PDT
Steampunk R2-D2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-R2-D2/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 18:23:21 PDT
Stick Bombs (Exploding Kinetic Art) http://www.instructables.com/id/Stick-Bombs-Exploding-Kinetic-Art/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 12:25:03 PDT
Chuck's Slinky Torus Design Challenge http://www.instructables.com/id/Chucks-Slinky-Torus-Design-Challenge/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 12:46:22 PDT
Lennon Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Lennon-Bot/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 06:31:52 PDT
9-step Rube Goldberg-style Ice Bucket Challenge http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Bucket-Challenge-Rube-Goldberg-style/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 15:29:05 PDT
Monstertail Straight Pin design http://www.instructables.com/id/Monstertail-Straight-Pin-design/
Monstertail Straight Pin design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/2FPU/HZDYESDR/FUP2FPUHZDYESDR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/2FPU/HZDYESDR/FUP2FPUHZDYESDR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/2FPU/HZDYESDR/FUP2FPUHZDYESDR.SMALL.jpg Strawless this is a fun design created by Strawless (Me!)And this is a tutorial on how to do it!please tell me how this works out Step 1: getting your supplies you will need:4 different colours of bands.a hookmonstertail looms or c clip. Step 2: adding bands Now, add one band over the two pegs in the p...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:41:30 PDT
DIY Sound Effects http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sound-Effects/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:19:43 PDT
Idea Explosion Thinking Caps http://www.instructables.com/id/Idea-Explosion-Thinking-Caps/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:51:58 PDT
littleBits Halloween Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Halloween-Prank/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:52:34 PDT
Giant Bubble Wands http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Bubble-Wands/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:47:59 PDT
HandCam http://www.instructables.com/id/HandCam/
HandCam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/FN0H/HYSIRG58/F2EFN0HHYSIRG58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/FN0H/HYSIRG58/F2EFN0HHYSIRG58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/FN0H/HYSIRG58/F2EFN0HHYSIRG58.SMALL.jpg eva_maree_dixon On the go calls for a quick and fast solution to taking photos... Everybody I mean everybody at least once in their life have taken a blurry photo at the worst time... It may be a once in a life time photo opportunity... WELL, SAY NO MORE! Today I have created a innovative and simple camera hol...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:46:18 PDT
How to solve a Rubiks cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solve-a-Rubicks-cube/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:09:37 PDT
Burning Man Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Burning-Man-Tips-3/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F39/R4YD/HY12LHJW/F39R4YDHY12LHJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F39/R4YD/HY12LHJW/F39R4YDHY12LHJW.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F39/R4YD/HY12LHJW/F39R4YDHY12LHJW.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid It's almost that time of year again for TTITD. Here is a collection of useful tips to make your burn as pleasurable as possible. Foolproof Rebar Pulling A great tip for something almost everyone needs to know (even RV campers). Camera Zip-lock Playa dust will sneak in to everything you own, an...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:14:05 PDT
vacuum pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/vacuum-pistol/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:27:14 PDT
Unwashed Hands Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Unwashed-Hands-Alarm/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:46:00 PDT
[newsletter] Electric Micro Kart, Homemade Lightbulb, Quadcopter HACK http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Electric-Microkart-Homemade-Lightbulb-Q/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/75GI/HXG6MGAW/FAR75GIHXG6MGAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/75GI/HXG6MGAW/FAR75GIHXG6MGAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/75GI/HXG6MGAW/FAR75GIHXG6MGAW.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsPenolopy Bulnick is Leaving Instructables!"Who is that person and why should I care?" Because I bring you these awesome newsletters 3 times a week! I just wanted to give a sendoff and since I create the newsletter, I get to put whatever I want right here :) At least for this one ...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:13:58 PDT
GO SHOPPING CART http://www.instructables.com/id/GO-SHOPPING-CART/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 08:22:06 PDT
How To Make An Air Gun From A Pool Soaker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Air-Gun-From-A-Pool-Soaker/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 15:23:01 PDT
[newsletter] Faux Google Glasses, 5 Foolproof Bar Bets, Portable Wii Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Faux-Google-Glasses-5-Foolproof-Bar-Bet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/UAP9/HXDEB957/F1IUAP9HXDEB957.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/UAP9/HXDEB957/F1IUAP9HXDEB957.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/UAP9/HXDEB957/F1IUAP9HXDEB957.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors5 Ways to Clean a Funky Water Bottle!There's nothing more unappetizing than opening up a water bottle for a cool refreshing drink just to be overwhelmed by the smell of an overused, under-washed water bottle. Check out these 5 effective methods to clean a water bottle and learn whi...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 09:09:14 PDT
What To Do When Your Kids Are Bored http://www.instructables.com/id/What-To-Do-When-Your-Kids-Are-Bored/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 11:36:20 PDT
[newsletter] Cheap Mosquito Trap, RC Tank, Coconut Bikini Top http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Cheap-Mosquito-Trap-RC-Tank-Coconut-Bik/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/LGDZ/HXB3RRFP/FJ2LGDZHXB3RRFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/LGDZ/HXB3RRFP/FJ2LGDZHXB3RRFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/LGDZ/HXB3RRFP/FJ2LGDZHXB3RRFP.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsCheap and Easy Portable Air Conditioner!The weather is getting hotter and you need a way of cooling off. Air conditioners are great, but they're not always where you want them. Fix that now with your own portable air condition that is cheap and easy to make!Itty Bitty Bikinis and ...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 23:26:00 PDT
Remotely Operated Bomb Drop http://www.instructables.com/id/Remotely-Operated-Bomb-Drop/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 10:18:28 PDT
How to unclog a 3doodler http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-unclog-a-3doodler/
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 13:58:38 PDT
[newsletter] Perfect Steak, Edible LEDs, Mobile Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Perfect-Steak-Edible-LEDs-Mobile-Fire-P/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/JR3E/HX6AOSFY/FKNJR3EHX6AOSFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/JR3E/HX6AOSFY/FKNJR3EHX6AOSFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/JR3E/HX6AOSFY/FKNJR3EHX6AOSFY.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsCelebrate the 4th in Style with Homemade SPARKLERS!When it's time to celebrate with fireworks, you could just buy them. Or you could improvise, and make your own. Follow along with The King of Random as he shows you how to make fun fireworks at home!Beach Party Time! Show off you...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 12:17:41 PDT
[newsletter] 10 Best Projects of June, Tiny Trailer, Rainbow Gatling Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-10-Best-Projects-of-June-Tiny-Trailer-R/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/46VM/HX1WI90P/FHX46VMHX1WI90P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/46VM/HX1WI90P/FHX46VMHX1WI90P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/46VM/HX1WI90P/FHX46VMHX1WI90P.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsThe Girl Who Played With Lighting -Anouk Wipprecht recently finished up her residency here at Instructables. Come find out what life at Pier 9 was like for her and what it means to "take FULL ownership of your space." Check her out and don't forget to check out the Instructables s...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 12:43:29 PDT
10 Best Projects of June http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Best-Projects-of-June/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/SS44/HX1WAARZ/FXKSS44HX1WAARZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/SS44/HX1WAARZ/FXKSS44HX1WAARZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/SS44/HX1WAARZ/FXKSS44HX1WAARZ.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday we send out an newsletter with 15 amazing Instructables. We wanted to show off the 10 that did the best from the month of June in the Newsletter.Not getting the newsletter yet? You can sign up in the footer of this page by adding your email address to the box that ...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:37:38 PDT
[newsletter] Beer/Baby Float, DIY Backpack, Biohazard Toilet Warning http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-BeerBaby-Float-DIY-Backpack-Biohazard-T/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/BXY7/HWZ4YKUJ/F98BXY7HWZ4YKUJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/BXY7/HWZ4YKUJ/F98BXY7HWZ4YKUJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/BXY7/HWZ4YKUJ/F98BXY7HWZ4YKUJ.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsThe Bees are Running out of Time.In recent years, honey bee colonies have been collapsing at an alarming rate due largely to the fountain of toxic pesticides being pumped onto our crops. If the bees disappear, say goodbye to many foods you enjoy. Show your appreciation and enter th...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 15:34:28 PDT
USPS Flatrate Cardboard Castle http://www.instructables.com/id/USPS-Flatrate-Cardboard-Castle/
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 10:33:13 PDT
[newsletter] One Board Chair, Drink Can BBQ, Under the Bed Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-One-Board-Chair-Drink-Can-BBQ-Under-the/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/S77R/HWVAUB3D/FD5S77RHWVAUB3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/S77R/HWVAUB3D/FD5S77RHWVAUB3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/S77R/HWVAUB3D/FD5S77RHWVAUB3D.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsTime to automate your life!Whether you're upgrading your automatic garage door, motorizing your window blinds to block out afternoon sun when you're not home, or automating your morning breakfast, we want to see it! Show off your stuff and enter the Home Technology Contest!Take a T...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:33:54 PDT
[newsletter] Fingerprint Door Lock, Twisted Bikini Top, Rubik's Cube Solver http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Fingerprint-Door-Lock-Twisted-Bikini-To/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/UQDX/HWTBIGBS/F52UQDXHWTBIGBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/UQDX/HWTBIGBS/F52UQDXHWTBIGBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/UQDX/HWTBIGBS/F52UQDXHWTBIGBS.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsHoney bee colonieshave been collapsing at an alarming rate due largely to the fountain of toxic pesticides being pumped onto our crops. If bees disappear than so will many foods we all love. Celebrate bees by creating an Instructable inspired by them and enter the Made by Bees Cont...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 11:37:07 PDT
[newsletter] Portable Solar Power, Papercraft Casting, Arduino in Space http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Portable-Solar-Power-Papercraft-Casting/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/MV6V/HWRZ2UTU/FQUMV6VHWRZ2UTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/MV6V/HWRZ2UTU/FQUMV6VHWRZ2UTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/MV6V/HWRZ2UTU/FQUMV6VHWRZ2UTU.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorBikini Season is here!So show off your stuff and enter the Swimwear Contest! We want to see your ruffled bikinis, snazzy trunks, and towel/coverup hybrids that will get you ready for the summer! Enter for a chance to win an inflatable swimming pool, outdoor speakers and some water ...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:26:55 PDT
Desk Magnifying Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Magnifying-Glass/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 09:39:11 PDT
[newsletter] Best Portal Gun Yet, T-Bone Steak Knife, Soda Can Lockpick http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Best-Portal-Gun-Yet-T-Bone-Steak-Knife-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/7VYS/HWLCXTMI/FED7VYSHWLCXTMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/7VYS/HWLCXTMI/FED7VYSHWLCXTMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/7VYS/HWLCXTMI/FED7VYSHWLCXTMI.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors Hack something from IKEA!We have so many IKEA hacks we had to make another collection. IKEA Hacks - Volume 2 has step-by-step instructions to build 24 projects that show the furniture that the designers IKEA wish they thought of! Time to get yourself off the grid. ...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:20:05 PDT
How to make a ninja star http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-ninja-star-5/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:44:48 PDT
[newsletter] Life-Changing Hacks, Penny Countertop, Non-Electric Fridge http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Life-Changing-Hacks-Penny-Countertop-No/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/J2RO/HWJ9W0GI/FO5J2ROHWJ9W0GI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/J2RO/HWJ9W0GI/FO5J2ROHWJ9W0GI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/J2RO/HWJ9W0GI/FO5J2ROHWJ9W0GI.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors 11 Unusual Uses for Baby Oil -Have you heard that joke about baby oil: If corn oil is made with corn and peanut oil is made with peanuts, then what is baby oil made with? Baby oil is made with mineral oil and fragrance by industrial professionals; babies don't have the fin...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 14:14:38 PDT
1/2 Inch Canister Shell http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Inch-Canister-Shell/
1/2 Inch Canister Shell - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/BH96/HWJJYC0L/F0YBH96HWJJYC0L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/BH96/HWJJYC0L/F0YBH96HWJJYC0L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/BH96/HWJJYC0L/F0YBH96HWJJYC0L.SMALL.jpg spaktashabit What You Need Some black powder, glue stick, poster board, aluminum tape, fuse, 1/2 inch PVC (with end cap The Shell Roll the poaster board so that is fits inside the 1/2 inch PVC, then tape it then put a cap on the bottom of the tube and tape it. Then punch a hole in the middle of the cap j...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:05:37 PDT
[newsletter] Powdered Alcohol, Mason Jar Beehive, Mini Audio Transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Powdered-Alcohol-Mason-Jar-Beehive-Mini/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/OQJS/HWHBPSI0/FJIOQJSHWHBPSI0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/OQJS/HWHBPSI0/FJIOQJSHWHBPSI0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/OQJS/HWHBPSI0/FJIOQJSHWHBPSI0.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors Show your Father that you care...On Father's Day, his birthday, on any day! Your dad is your number one fan! He helped you with your homework when you were a kid and has given you countless advice over the years. This Father's Day show your dad how much you appreci...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 23:41:10 PDT
[newsletter] Touchscreen Game Buttons, PVC Water Gun, 3D MRI Skull Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Touchscreen-Game-Buttons-PVC-Water-Gun-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/6OWN/HWC4LC06/FGM6OWNHWC4LC06.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/6OWN/HWC4LC06/FGM6OWNHWC4LC06.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/6OWN/HWC4LC06/FGM6OWNHWC4LC06.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsAsk an EditorMakerspace Program EditionOn Friday, June 13th from 1-4pm PST, Carleyy be answering your questions about the programs Instructables is running with makerspaces, hackerspaces, student groups, libraries, and fab labs around the world! TinkeringProductions Featured Author ...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:13:43 PDT
[newsletter] Design a Go-Kart, Handmade Knife and Sheath, Foldable Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Design-a-Go-Kart-Handmade-Knife-and-She/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/DHLK/HW8T6GKO/FCVDHLKHW8T6GKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/DHLK/HW8T6GKO/FCVDHLKHW8T6GKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/DHLK/HW8T6GKO/FCVDHLKHW8T6GKO.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors TinkeringProductionsFeatured Author Interview!If you have ever wondered how to make your own onion powder, or Canadian Fire, you may have stumbled across the profile of TinkeringProductions. Read about his start on Instructables, his very interesting day job, and ex...
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 11:24:21 PDT
Mini Sniper Rifle http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Sniper-Rifle/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 09:18:46 PDT
[newsletter] How to Poop, Secret Entrance, Grappling Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-How-to-Poop-Secret-Entrance-Grappling-H/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/ZMIX/HW4OTX8V/FB0ZMIXHW4OTX8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/ZMIX/HW4OTX8V/FB0ZMIXHW4OTX8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/ZMIX/HW4OTX8V/FB0ZMIXHW4OTX8V.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors Help Someone with Assistive Technology!We all need a little help doing what we need to do, especially those of us with limited mobility or motor control! This guide collects some of the best assistive technology projects on Instructables. Check out deandrasc...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 14:51:59 PDT
[newsletter] Cupboard to Bar, Water Powered Flashlight, Open Hardware Robotic Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Cupboard-to-Bar-Water-Powered-Flashligh/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/ZKFD/HW1MAO9G/F1HZKFDHW1MAO9G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/ZKFD/HW1MAO9G/F1HZKFDHW1MAO9G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/ZKFD/HW1MAO9G/F1HZKFDHW1MAO9G.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsDEANDRASCRAFTS: Featured Author Interview!She is well known for her fun, simple, educational, and kid-friendly craft projects and fun crochet patterns. Find out how she got started, where she finds inspiration, and how she makes time for fun and creativity with her kids as a working ...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 11:57:07 PDT