Instructables: exploring - toys - diy - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:10:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make a POWERFUL Binder Clip Mini Catapult that can shoot up to 100 feet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-POWERFUL-Binder-Clip-Mini-Catapult-t/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/GLTT/HSHDRZV2/FERGLTTHSHDRZV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/GLTT/HSHDRZV2/FERGLTTHSHDRZV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/GLTT/HSHDRZV2/FERGLTTHSHDRZV2.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove I have been toying around with the idea of making a high powered catapult with a binder clip, but the design kept eluding me. That was until this design was discovered. Here I am using some jumbo craft sticks and zip ties to extend the arms of the binder clip, and they work great. In the process of...
By: SpecificLove

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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 08:56:59 PST
How to make a Rubber Band Powered Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Rubber-Band-Powered-Car/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/68WD/HS8FTTZU/F7Q68WDHS8FTTZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/68WD/HS8FTTZU/F7Q68WDHS8FTTZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/68WD/HS8FTTZU/F7Q68WDHS8FTTZU.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove In this video I show you How to make a Rubber Band Powered Car Back when I was in college my group was required to make a vehicle powered only by a rubber band. This was the design that was chosen for our group. We ended up beating the rest of the class and won a small prize. These can also be made...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:06:59 PST
DIY Kool-Aid Play Dough http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kool-Aid-Play-Dough/
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 13:41:29 PDT
Scary bots and super creeps - vibrobots with connectors, wire and cable ties http://www.instructables.com/id/Scary-bots-and-super-creeps-vibrobots-with-conne/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/ESGQ/HD2RYL1F/F6LESGQHD2RYL1F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/ESGQ/HD2RYL1F/F6LESGQHD2RYL1F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/ESGQ/HD2RYL1F/F6LESGQHD2RYL1F.SMALL.jpg ynze Make funny, scary, silly vibrating bot creatures with little more than connectors, cable ties and electrical wire. The bots in the pictures and video are just examples of what you can make. Your imagination is the limit. Thanks to the versatility of connectors, cable binders and electrical wire, the...
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Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:06:31 PST
How to make a Chewbacca Domo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Chewbacca-Domo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/TA00/HD2RDN8W/F2ZTA00HD2RDN8W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/TA00/HD2RDN8W/F2ZTA00HD2RDN8W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/TA00/HD2RDN8W/F2ZTA00HD2RDN8W.SMALL.jpg allhailskippy Of all the things I’ve made on my channel to date, this one has turned out the closest to what I had in my imagination when I first thought of the idea. I’ve made many different projects for my channel, and most have turned out pretty ok; Some better than others. But the Chewbacca Domo had just...
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 09:33:57 PST
Single string vintage TOY CLIMBER. http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-string-vintage-TOY-CLIMBER/
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Tue, 22 Jan 2013 04:50:21 PST
Homemade Indiana Jones Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Indiana-Jones-Pinball-Machine-1/
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 22:23:15 PDT
How to make a ping pong ball gun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-ping-pong-ball-gun/
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Sat, 10 Jul 2010 05:39:53 PDT