Instructables: exploring - xbox - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:40:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 Xbox One 2.5mm Headset Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-One-25mm-Headset-Adapter/
Xbox One 2.5mm Headset Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/EGRX/HO7XQFGE/FYSEGRXHO7XQFGE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/EGRX/HO7XQFGE/FYSEGRXHO7XQFGE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/EGRX/HO7XQFGE/FYSEGRXHO7XQFGE.SMALL.jpg octanechicken As everyone knows the Xbox one does not currently have an adapter for using older headsets.  So what can we do.  We can make one out of the existing headset supplied with the system. I tested it with Astro A40's and it works great A bit of extra info How hard is this to do? If you can solder this...
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 19:33:30 PST
Xbox Controller Case Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-Controller-Case-Mod/
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Wed, 4 Sep 2013 17:24:13 PDT
Air Conditioned Xbox 360 Controller V. 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Sweat-Xbox-360-Controller-Version-1/
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Sat, 6 Apr 2013 08:00:34 PDT
Move buttons on your xbox controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Relocate-buttons-on-your-xbox-controller/
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Sat, 1 Sep 2012 22:37:45 PDT
Xbox Controller LED Swap http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-Controller-LED-Swap/
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Tue, 8 May 2012 21:07:23 PDT
Mod Xbox 360 Controller Using Arduino (MW3) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-Xbox-360-Controller-Using-Arduino-MW3/
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Sat, 21 Apr 2012 15:36:52 PDT
How to Change the Shell for your Xbox 360 Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-the-Shell-for-your-Xbox-360-Controll/
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Tue, 27 Mar 2012 11:37:50 PDT
Replacing the Joystick in a Xbox 360 Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Joystick-in-a-Xbox-360-Controller/
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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 23:42:31 PDT
KnexBox http://www.instructables.com/id/KnexBox/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/VYAQ/GTQZK4CD/FB0VYAQGTQZK4CD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/VYAQ/GTQZK4CD/FB0VYAQGTQZK4CD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/VYAQ/GTQZK4CD/FB0VYAQGTQZK4CD.SMALL.jpg ehhdean So a little while back I had an idea. Why not disassemble my old xbox and then put it back together....but in a Knex casing! I didn't plan on making this into an instructable but why not show off my works to people who'd appreciate it. This is my first instructable so bear with me if it's not flawle...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2011 13:24:27 PDT
Star wars R2-D2 xbox 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-wars-R2-D2-xbox-360/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/6X5D/GKS0U69V/F466X5DGKS0U69V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/6X5D/GKS0U69V/F466X5DGKS0U69V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/6X5D/GKS0U69V/F466X5DGKS0U69V.SMALL.jpg Major League Mods <br> Video here: Star Wars R2-D2 Xbox 360 with projector  This is a one of a kind star wars r2d2 xbox 360 with projector and aux inputs. Custom built by me...... Mark Bongo Owner of Major League Mods. Visit my site www.mlmod.com for your FREE E-book on how 2 mod your xbox.....
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Wed, 9 Mar 2011 13:02:02 PST
Make a Swiveling Kinect TV Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Swiveling-Kinect-Mount-Kinda/
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Fri, 14 Jan 2011 22:51:06 PST
Kinect Hacking (Article) http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinect-Hacking/
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Mon, 10 Jan 2011 10:21:47 PST
$3 DIY Xbox 360 Kinect TV Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/3-DIY-Kinect-TV-Mount/
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Tue, 14 Dec 2010 19:23:51 PST
Use your laptop as an Xbox/Xbox 360 "Wireless Adapter" on Windows XP/Vista, and Mac OSX http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-your-laptop-as-an-XboxXbox-360-wireless-adap/
Use your laptop as an Xbox/Xbox 360 "Wireless Adapter" on Windows XP/Vista, and Mac OSX - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/3BGP/FAQEDOCR/FI63BGPFAQEDOCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/3BGP/FAQEDOCR/FI63BGPFAQEDOCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/3BGP/FAQEDOCR/FI63BGPFAQEDOCR.SMALL.jpg walamoonbeam I hate how the Xbox 360's wireless adapter costs $100, so I looked online on how to use any adapter as one. I couldn't find an article on that, but found that you can use your laptop as a gateway, but many articles didn't work, the way they said to do it. I looked on Instructables to see if there we...
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Thu, 3 Jan 2008 00:54:02 PST
How to softmod your xbox...for FREE http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-softmod-your-xbox...for-FREE/
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Thu, 18 Jan 2007 17:41:15 PST
Reflow Xbox 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Reflow-Xbox-360/
Reflow Xbox 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/QWJ2/G0UPX2NL/FCOQWJ2G0UPX2NL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/QWJ2/G0UPX2NL/FCOQWJ2G0UPX2NL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/QWJ2/G0UPX2NL/FCOQWJ2G0UPX2NL.SMALL.jpg xbox360repair So your Xbox got the dreaded Red Rings of Death... What to do? The way I look at it you can do one of three things.  1) Send your console in to a big corporation, wait a month, and get a console that'll break in another month. 2) Throw it out or try and sell it. You could make $40 or so and put it ...
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Sat, 17 Oct 2009 16:22:08 PDT
Play anything from NES to Xbox with the Skittlespider A.T.S aka "The Contraption" http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Skittlespider-ATS-aka-quotThe-Contraption/
Play anything from NES to Xbox with the Skittlespider A.T.S aka "The Contraption" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/PDXW/FYTCLPOW/F09PDXWFYTCLPOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/PDXW/FYTCLPOW/F09PDXWFYTCLPOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/PDXW/FYTCLPOW/F09PDXWFYTCLPOW.SMALL.jpg skittlespider This Instructable is for the Skittlespider A.T.S (All Together System) also known as "The Contraption"This project turned out to be harder than I expected. In a few ways it was easier too, so I can't say it was an overall hard or easy project. The difficulty varies between the steps. I thought it wa...
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Tue, 22 Sep 2009 20:22:32 PDT
Xbox 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-360/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/H0AF/FNZABI3K/F5UH0AFFNZABI3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/H0AF/FNZABI3K/F5UH0AFFNZABI3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/H0AF/FNZABI3K/F5UH0AFFNZABI3K.SMALL.jpg Gjdj3 The Xbox 360 is the self described premier console package, but if you thought that it's at its premium right out of the box, then you're wrong. Check out these cool projects that people thought up. Xbox broken? Learn how to fix it (with or without towels). Controller not firing fast enough for you?...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2008 19:51:36 PST
Light up a Xbox Controller with LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-a-Xbox-Controller-with-LEDs/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2008 19:09:16 PDT
Fix the Xbox 360's Red Ring of Death http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-the-Xbox-360s-Red-Ring-of-Death/
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Sun, 30 Dec 2007 11:31:16 PST
Fix the Red Ring of Death! (without towels!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-the-Red-Ring-of-Deathwithout-towels/
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Mon, 28 Jan 2008 18:47:04 PST
Modded Xbox incorporated into a Scion TC http://www.instructables.com/id/Modded-Xbox-incorporated-into-a-Scion-TC/
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Mon, 3 Dec 2007 21:45:54 PST