Instructables: exploring - offbeat http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:47:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fun Stuff to Do With a Rubber Band http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Stuff-to-Do-With-a-Rubber-Band/
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 19:27:56 PDT
How to Get on Camera in a Live Studio Audience From a Guy Who's Done It Four Times http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-on-Camera-in-a-Live-Studio-Audience-Fro/
How to Get on Camera in a Live Studio Audience From a Guy Who's Done It Four Times - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/AG9E/IPPRISG1/FI7AG9EIPPRISG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/AG9E/IPPRISG1/FI7AG9EIPPRISG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/AG9E/IPPRISG1/FI7AG9EIPPRISG1.SMALL.jpg travderose So you want to get shown on camera in a live studio audience do you? Well it’s actually not that difficult if you can muster up a little creativity. I’ve been shown on camera on CONAN on four different occasions. One time I was on camera for about 60 seconds and talked to Conan and his sidekick Andy...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 17:37:45 PDT
The Bumper Sticker Game http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bumper-Sticker-Game/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:45:47 PDT
Space Alien Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Alien-Geocache/
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By: Dwarf Exploder

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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 23:39:10 PDT
Zombie Geocache 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Geocache-3/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 00:08:22 PDT
The Dark Crystal Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dark-Crystal-Geocache/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 21:54:28 PDT
Cartesian Docker http://www.instructables.com/id/Cartesian-Docker/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 05:20:35 PDT
Laser Cut Plinko Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Plinko-Game/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 17:59:48 PDT
Golf balls in a Coke bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Golf-Balls-in-a-Coke-Bottle/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 12:06:41 PDT
Flying formation of Blue Angels http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-Formation-of-Blue-Angels/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 11:50:02 PDT
Steampunk Aviator Decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Aviator-Decorations/
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 23:02:35 PDT
Steampunk Porthole Photo Backdrop http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Porthole-Photo-Backdrop/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 18:34:47 PDT
Shingle Arrows http://www.instructables.com/id/Shingle-Arrows/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 07:36:34 PDT
Misc. http://www.instructables.com/id/Misc-3/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/GVQ2/IOT2Y8BP/FB2GVQ2IOT2Y8BP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/GVQ2/IOT2Y8BP/FB2GVQ2IOT2Y8BP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/GVQ2/IOT2Y8BP/FB2GVQ2IOT2Y8BP.SMALL.jpg CygnusCaldwell Describe your collection here... Post Apocalyptic Prescription Glasses (Updated) The Butterfly Bristlebot Mexican Mayan Cipher Wheel Toilet Roll Marble Track From Crap to Craft - How to Take Advantage of Disadvantage Introduction to hobbyist Lock picking Aka: LockSport Mak...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 18:19:03 PDT
Giant Ant Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Ant-Geocache/
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Sat, 28 May 2016 17:44:55 PDT
7 Projects to Create That "I'm Such a Happy Chewbacca" Feeling http://www.instructables.com/id/Projects-to-Create-That-Im-Such-a-Happy-Chewbacca-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LNSE/IOHEPHHP/FVSLNSEIOHEPHHP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LNSE/IOHEPHHP/FVSLNSEIOHEPHHP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LNSE/IOHEPHHP/FVSLNSEIOHEPHHP.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx "Laugh it up, fuzzball!" By now many of you have seen the viral video of the woman who bought that Chewbacca mask and laughed herself into hysterics. If not… enjoy! (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElem...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 11:40:10 PDT
Maglev Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Maglev-Board/
Maglev Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/JR00/IOEM0484/FXEJR00IOEM0484.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/JR00/IOEM0484/FXEJR00IOEM0484.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/JR00/IOEM0484/FXEJR00IOEM0484.SMALL.jpg bradypehl This is a board that floats due to the power of magnets. The bolts do not hold the board up they keep it from moving side to side.You will need...-Lightweight wood -Strong magnets -5 inch long bolts -Super glue*you will also need a saw, drill, and hammer. Cutting Cut the lightweight board to fit ...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 16:42:41 PDT
Simple Morse Code Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Morse-Code-Maker/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 09:32:55 PDT
9 Unusual Uses for Barbies http://www.instructables.com/id/Unusual-Uses-for-Barbie/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/1KB2/IO1OWTVT/F7L1KB2IO1OWTVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/1KB2/IO1OWTVT/F7L1KB2IO1OWTVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/1KB2/IO1OWTVT/F7L1KB2IO1OWTVT.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Barbie is an iconic children's toy, but don't let her doll-aisle address limit your imagination!Here are 9 projects that transform Barbie from an omnipresent, mass-produced toy into a unique and clever DIY creation.These fun hacks offer a much needed expansion of the definition of what it means to b...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 16:46:08 PDT
Chainsaw Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Chainsaw-Blender/
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Wed, 4 May 2016 13:26:19 PDT
Maneuverable Fur http://www.instructables.com/id/Maneuverable-Fur/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:43:38 PDT
PVC Playhouse and Puppet Stage http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Playhouse-and-Puppet-Stage/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 20:54:21 PDT
Making a Stop Motion LED Throwie http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Stop-Motion-LED-Throwie/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 19:12:36 PDT
DIY Door Stopper Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Door-Stopper-Geocache/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 19:55:21 PDT
The Giant Spirograph http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Giant-Spirograph/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 22:35:19 PDT
1" air-canon QEV http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Air-Gun-12-Gauge-Pump-action-Inspired/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 21:23:42 PDT
Pi-Poetry with Professor Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-Poetry-With-Professor-Pi/
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 16:20:47 PDT
Introduction to hobbyist Lock picking Aka: LockSport http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-Hobbyist-Lock-Picking/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 10:27:14 PDT
Little Habitat http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Habitat/
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Fri, 11 Mar 2016 07:33:44 PST
The Lock Box: Lockpicking display & Practice stand http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Lock-Box-Display-Practice-Stand/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 01:57:09 PST
High Striker How-To by Jack P http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Striker-How-To-by-Jack-P/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 13:06:34 PST
Hollowing a light bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Hollowing-a-Light-Bulb/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:51:11 PST
How to Build Your Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Your-Dragon/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 14:59:54 PST
Compressed Air Blow Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Compressed-Air-Blow-Gun/
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 14:36:37 PST
Make a Bauta Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bauta-Mask/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:06:13 PST
Spider Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-Geocache/
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 01:16:19 PST
8 Deadpool DIY Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Deadpool-DIY-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/9N1C/IKRNHFA6/FF99N1CIKRNHFA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/9N1C/IKRNHFA6/FF99N1CIKRNHFA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/9N1C/IKRNHFA6/FF99N1CIKRNHFA6.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Deadpool fans, unite! null null Deadpool Mask Deadpool Tool Caddy Sliced Deadpool LACK Table 2.0 Deadpool Spatula Deadpool Stencil Dead pool makeup Mini Deadpool Swords Marvel Book Ends
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 22:06:59 PST
The Art of Making Junkbots http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Art-of-Making-Junkbots/
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 00:41:19 PST
Couples Tech-Laces http://www.instructables.com/id/Couples-Tech-Laces/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:33:56 PST
Zombie Geocache 2 (the first one) http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Geocache-2-the-First-One/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:10:44 PST
Adventure Time Fan Test http://www.instructables.com/id/Adventure-Time-Fan-Test/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 21:39:22 PST
Zombie Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Geocache/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 03:50:38 PST
Geocache Hacks: Beauty Shop http://www.instructables.com/id/Geocache-Hacks-Beauty-Shop/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:02:38 PST
Tentacle Launchpad http://www.instructables.com/id/Tentacle-Launchpad/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 18:54:45 PST
How to make a slot car drift http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Slot-Car-Drift-1/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 17:24:39 PST
How to Change the Oil in your RC Car's Shocks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-the-Oil-in-Your-RC-Cars-Shocks/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 13:23:00 PST
How to Make a Match Circle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-Circle/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 13:23:05 PST
3M Streets http://www.instructables.com/id/Tape-Streets/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 11:15:25 PST
15 Pocket-Sized Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/15-Pocket-Sized-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/HLGQ/IJQ0CHLR/FTZHLGQIJQ0CHLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/HLGQ/IJQ0CHLR/FTZHLGQIJQ0CHLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/HLGQ/IJQ0CHLR/FTZHLGQIJQ0CHLR.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx No matter the size of your workbench, everyone has room to make a small-sized project. In fact when the weather is bad, you don't really want to be working on something massive.Here are 15 projects that'll get you DIY daydreaming about all the big things that are possible when you make small project...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 13:48:20 PST
Compliment Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Compliment-Machine/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:41:39 PST