Instructables: exploring - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 24 May 2015 01:50:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Design, Print, and Use 3D Printed Leather Stamps! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-Print-and-Use-3D-Printed-Leather-Sta/
How to Design, Print, and Use 3D Printed Leather Stamps! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/822B/IA1IWEI3/F2S822BIA1IWEI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/822B/IA1IWEI3/F2S822BIA1IWEI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/822B/IA1IWEI3/F2S822BIA1IWEI3.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver Tooling leather and producing beautiful and intricate patterns by hand can be very challenging. Having now done several leather projects, I have learned a lot about working with leather, and as such I'm always looking for new and better ways to produce designs that are beautiful, professional, and ...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 17:11:47 PDT
Custom Packaging http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Cardboard-Packaging/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 17:35:35 PDT
How To: Super Bright Buttercream http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Super-Bright-Buttercream/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 19:51:03 PDT
Trash Bin to Designer Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-Bin-to-Designer-Lamp/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 21:43:32 PDT
Insane Ammo Can Speaker Build: The MOAB http://www.instructables.com/id/Insane-Ammo-Can-Speaker-Build-The-MOAB/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 17:11:53 PDT
Buffing out scuff marks and paint from your vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Buffing-out-scuff-marks-and-paint-from-your-vehicl/
Buffing out scuff marks and paint from your vehicle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/86TD/IA1IX674/FGO86TDIA1IX674.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/86TD/IA1IX674/FGO86TDIA1IX674.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/86TD/IA1IX674/FGO86TDIA1IX674.SMALL.jpg DevilRidesWith It happens to all of us from time to time, either someone scrapes your car while you've left it in the carpark (parking lot, for my American friends), and you come out to see a lovely bright mark on your paint, red, green, white, or in this case, yellow! I promised my wife that I wouldn't tell you t...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 18:53:15 PDT
101 useful, practical, functional 3d prints! http://www.instructables.com/id/101-useful-practical-functional-3d-prints/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 13:21:54 PDT
Hand in hand clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-in-hand-clock/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 12:22:27 PDT
RGB Led Color Mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Led-Color-Mixer/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 10:30:55 PDT
Grinder disc storage (20-30) easiest and simplest http://www.instructables.com/id/Grinder-disc-storage-20-30-easiest-and-simplest/
Grinder disc storage (20-30) easiest and simplest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SMALL.jpg dewanm I will show you how to store 20-30 4' grinder disc most simply and effortlessly MATERIALS Grab an old DVD box Sort out your grinder discs 4' sort out your grinding discs (4' size) in the pic i showed 1 rough sand paper disc , 1 smooth sand paper disc, 1 diamond cutting disc, 1 grinding disc,...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 07:42:22 PDT
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Modern-Comic-Book-Display-Shelf/
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SMALL.jpg dustin_little I have always wanted to display my comics for decorative purposes the problem was it is hard to get those little buggers to stand up! Solution! Two, seven foot long modern clean DIY comic books shelves for less that ten bucks a pop! Tools Table Saw for cutting a groove Jig Saw for cutting shapesS...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 07:16:21 PDT
Easy Pen Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pen-Holder/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 06:33:13 PDT
DIY: POM POM CRAFTS http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-POM-POM-CRAFTS/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 01:06:05 PDT
Recycling old car radio into an audio amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycling-old-car-radio-into-a-audio-amplifier/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 23:59:02 PDT
Enhanced Easy, Economical, Ecological Distillation - Apparatus 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-Easy-Economical-Ecological-Distillation-A/
Enhanced Easy, Economical, Ecological Distillation - Apparatus 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NJVF/I9YC24QP/FSENJVFI9YC24QP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NJVF/I9YC24QP/FSENJVFI9YC24QP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NJVF/I9YC24QP/FSENJVFI9YC24QP.SMALL.jpg Supernerd Sven -- This is an improvement based on the lessons learned from my first distillation apparatus. The first few introductory steps have been refined to reflect input from the previous Instructable's comments, and the construction steps are of course completely different. I apologize for how long it took;...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 21:59:06 PDT
e-NABLE Hand Spidey Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/e-NABLE-Hand-Spidey-Sensors/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 18:35:10 PDT
Rasmalai http://www.instructables.com/id/Rasmalai/
Rasmalai - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/MX4O/IA0WEWX3/FCQMX4OIA0WEWX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/MX4O/IA0WEWX3/FCQMX4OIA0WEWX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/MX4O/IA0WEWX3/FCQMX4OIA0WEWX3.SMALL.jpg shaziaijaz Rasmalai is a very delicious Pakistani dessert. It is also very popular in India and Bangladesh. This dessert is served cold so it could be a perfect accompaniment on a hot spring/ summer afternoon.In the original recipe, cheese balls are cooked in milk but in my recipe I have used milk powder to ma...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 09:01:33 PDT
Planta Rhei: everything flows. http://www.instructables.com/id/Planta-Rhei-everything-flows/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 08:52:44 PDT
PIR Motion Activated Audio Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/PIR-Motion-Activated-Audio-Switch/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 22:31:46 PDT
Bottled Glitter Necklaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottled-Glitter-Necklaces/
Bottled Glitter Necklaces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/N7LG/I9YC1WPG/FW8N7LGI9YC1WPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/N7LG/I9YC1WPG/FW8N7LGI9YC1WPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/N7LG/I9YC1WPG/FW8N7LGI9YC1WPG.SMALL.jpg Jasmyn_S #FerociousDoughnutsSince Mother's Day was right around the corner, i decided to make these pretty glitter necklaces. They're really easy and fast to make. And you can basically buy most of your materials in one store (i went to Michaels). So, let's begin! Materials The materials you need...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 20:13:23 PDT
Secret Storage Floating Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Storage-Floating-Desk/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 17:33:26 PDT
Reusing Old PCB's http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusing-Old-PCBs/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 06:58:47 PDT
Beautiful DIY Mirror for less than $35 http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-DIY-Mirror-for-less-than-35/
Beautiful DIY Mirror for less than $35 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/YBW6/I9YBX6US/F9LYBW6I9YBX6US.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/YBW6/I9YBX6US/F9LYBW6I9YBX6US.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/YBW6/I9YBX6US/F9LYBW6I9YBX6US.SMALL.jpg The Gift of Thrifting This mirror may look harder to create than it actually is and it is very inexpensive as well. It cost less than $35 to make and that included the mirror. I love this mirror because you can create and tailor it to your own decor and style. Let's begin :-) Aquire a mirror This mirror cost me $15...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 08:19:07 PDT
26 Hour Monster Burgers http://www.instructables.com/id/26-Hour-Monster-Burgers/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 20:20:59 PDT
Cardboard Fortress Battle! (capture the flag) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Fortress-Battle-capture-the-flag/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 16:24:49 PDT
Changing front shock absorbers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-front-shock-absorbers/
Changing front shock absorbers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3U5O/IA0WJUGJ/FMO3U5OIA0WJUGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3U5O/IA0WJUGJ/FMO3U5OIA0WJUGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3U5O/IA0WJUGJ/FMO3U5OIA0WJUGJ.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My ten year shocks in my honda civic 1999 needed changing. Ride was bumpy plus the front had dropped approximately 2 inches lower for about 6 years now.Here is the pic of the old and new shocks. First I needed to take the old one out. Safety first! Handbrake up, back wheels chucked, safety sta...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 15:53:18 PDT
Interactive Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Gloves/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 07:47:09 PDT
Face Vase II: A Two-Faced 3D Learning Activity (Made at TechShop) http://www.instructables.com/id/Face-Vase-II-A-Two-Faced-3D-Learning-Activity-Made/
Face Vase II: A Two-Faced 3D Learning Activity (Made at TechShop) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/CDNE/I9YRMZ3V/F1YCDNEI9YRMZ3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/CDNE/I9YRMZ3V/F1YCDNEI9YRMZ3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/CDNE/I9YRMZ3V/F1YCDNEI9YRMZ3V.SMALL.gif Coengineer In a previous Instructable, "Face Vase: A 3D Learning Activity," I showed how to create a profile vase using Word and Excel and by stacking round disks onto a post.In this more involved activity for older kids, squares are color-coded and glued together to create a unique, 2-color version. This ver...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 15:32:53 PDT
Garage Door Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Door-Opener-2/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 15:41:46 PDT
Versatile voltage regulator with LM317 http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-voltage-regulator-with-LM317/
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LED Graduation Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Graduation-Hat/
LED Graduation Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/2DOB/I9YBYOJ3/FSV2DOBI9YBYOJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/2DOB/I9YBYOJ3/FSV2DOBI9YBYOJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/2DOB/I9YBYOJ3/FSV2DOBI9YBYOJ3.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz For all of those graduates or almost graduates who have either had or will have graduation soon, Congratulations!My roommate just graduated from the Washington State University College of Apparel Merchandising Design and Textiles, with a degree in fashion merchandising. As most families of graduates...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 11:29:20 PDT
High Voltage Spark Gap Tiki Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Voltage-Spark-Gap-Tiki-Torch/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 14:33:02 PDT
Folding Cedar Lawn Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Cedar-Lawn-Chair/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:28:54 PDT
Simple Homemade Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Homemade-Lightsaber/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:32:54 PDT
Dice ATTINY85 Charlieplexing http://www.instructables.com/id/Dice-ATTINY85-Charlieplexing/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:34:02 PDT
Lemonator! 3D printed juice squeezer of awesomeness http://www.instructables.com/id/Lemonator-3D-printed-juice-squeezer-of-awesomeness/
Lemonator! 3D printed juice squeezer of awesomeness - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/SAF6/I9YRLP1I/FR9SAF6I9YRLP1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/SAF6/I9YRLP1I/FR9SAF6I9YRLP1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/SAF6/I9YRLP1I/FR9SAF6I9YRLP1I.SMALL.jpg kondzio29 Do you know that feeling when only thing you want to do is just take a sip of cold lemonade? We all know it... But I am always out of lemonade when I need it! However making lemonade can be messy... You have to squeeze lemons, pour the juice to bottle, add sugar... I came up with an idea that ca...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:38:21 PDT
Intro to Robotics http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-Robotics/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:43:52 PDT
Rope and Tassel Bangles http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-and-Tassel-Bangles/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:44:55 PDT
Mac Pro Dust Proof Case - laser cut http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-Pro-Dust-Proof-Case-laser-cut/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 16:49:23 PDT
Make your BBQ Grill tools magnetic http://www.instructables.com/id/Store-your-BBQ-Grill-tools-with-Sugru-magnets/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 11:26:36 PDT
Soldering LED Strips to Make Shapes http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-LED-Strips-to-Make-Shapes/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 11:30:23 PDT
Electronic Dice Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Dice-Ball/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 11:34:47 PDT
LEGO My BBQ McRib Sandwich http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-My-BBQ-McRib-Sandwich/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 11:51:01 PDT
Holocron Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Holocron-Nightlight/
Holocron Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/FCR7/I9YBUSRE/FR3FCR7I9YBUSRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/FCR7/I9YBUSRE/FR3FCR7I9YBUSRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/FCR7/I9YBUSRE/FR3FCR7I9YBUSRE.SMALL.jpg daslerpc This nightlight appears, at first, to be nothing but a simple cube. Written on one side is the word "Off" and on the other is, as one might expect, is the word "On". By turning the cube upside down, you activate the light inside and reveal the cubes secret!Hidden within the cube are the emblems of f...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 00:04:59 PDT
Disaster Preparedness (Ration Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Disaster-Preparedness-Ration-Pack/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 10:11:18 PDT
Mini weather station http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-weather-station/
Mini weather station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SMALL.jpg indigod0g In this project, we will be making a mini weather station that measures temperature and humidity and transmits them wirelessly to a ground station, which displays the readings on an LCD display!It’s a fairly easy project and can be used either on its own or part of something bigger. List of materi...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 10:19:55 PDT
Make Homemade Cinnamon oil http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Homemade-Cinnamon-oil/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 10:53:34 PDT
Illuminated Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Star/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 09:49:12 PDT
how to roast carrots http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-roast-carrots/
how to roast carrots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/OYID/I9YBY07U/FN1OYIDI9YBY07U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/OYID/I9YBY07U/FN1OYIDI9YBY07U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/OYID/I9YBY07U/FN1OYIDI9YBY07U.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Roasted carrots are a great side dish - roasting makes them caramelize and get super sweet and flavorful. Lots healthier than boiling too, since you're not throwing out all the good stuff with the water. This is a great way to use up old carrots or carrots that don't have tons of flavor - it really ...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 10:13:23 PDT
Arduinos for Beginners Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduinos-for-Beginners-Workshop/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 03:56:29 PDT