Instructables: exploring - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 04:28:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 3D Printed Bike Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Bike-Planter/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:33:59 PDT
Gomashio (Sesame Salt) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gomashio-Sesame-Salt/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:15:48 PDT
Flipped Out Baldric http://www.instructables.com/id/Flipped-Out-Baldric/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:39:20 PDT
Loom Cat Charm http://www.instructables.com/id/Loom-Cat-Charm/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:59:41 PDT
Vintage crossover NES System and Zapper http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-crossover-NES-System-and-Zapper/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:16:29 PDT
Electric Arduino Go-kart http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Arduino-Go-kart/
Electric Arduino Go-kart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/37VP/HY12G6YN/FX837VPHY12G6YN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/37VP/HY12G6YN/FX837VPHY12G6YN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/37VP/HY12G6YN/FX837VPHY12G6YN.SMALL.jpg gizzmotronics Hello everyone! As the title says, I built an electric go kart which is powered by arduino! Here's a quick video to make you certain that this is the next thing you're going to build.http://tinypic.com/player.php?v=w8x2s9&s=8 (Sorry, the embedding isn't working for some reason)My background: I'...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:59:47 PDT
Shock Mounts for Eames Fiberglass Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Shock-Mounts-for-Eames-Fiberglass-Chairs/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:53:30 PDT
Foolproof Rebar Pulling http://www.instructables.com/id/Foolproof-Rebar-Pulling/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:59:51 PDT
Sew a Welders Cap http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Welders-Cap/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:32:39 PDT
Tools for 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Tools-for-printing-using-a-Printrbot-3D-Printer/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:25:12 PDT
Triangle Wheel Reflectors - Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Triangle-Wheel-Reflectors/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:00:44 PDT
The 1lb Boxed Screw Storage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-1lb-Boxed-Screw-Storage-Rack/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:52:38 PDT
Sugar Coated Honey Bees -or- How To Test for Varroa Mites http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Coated-Honey-Bees-or-How-To-Test-for-Varroa-/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:29:18 PDT
Foot-operated drum - an adapter for hi-hat stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Foot-operated-drum-an-adapter-for-hi-hat-stand/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:14:08 PDT
Eno Camping Hammock DIY Knock-Off http://www.instructables.com/id/Eno-Camping-Hammock-DIY-Knock-Off/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:44:42 PDT
Leather Handgrips http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Handgrips/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:30:00 PDT
Arduino Power outlet with exposed pins http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Power-outlet-with-exposed-pins/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:26:42 PDT
World's Best Single-Cup Hot Chocolate http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Best-Single-Cup-Hot-Chocolate/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:52:04 PDT
Polydexter: Arduino Robotic Translation Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Polydexter-Arduino-Robotic-Translation-Arm/
Polydexter: Arduino Robotic Translation Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/84ZR/HY12CFQI/FVC84ZRHY12CFQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/84ZR/HY12CFQI/FVC84ZRHY12CFQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/84ZR/HY12CFQI/FVC84ZRHY12CFQI.SMALL.jpg jeffmaeshiro Polydexter was the introductory project in the Creative Architecture Machines (CAM) advanced options architecture studio at the California College of the Arts (CCA), taught by Jason Kelly Johnson (co-founder of Future Cities Lab) and Michael Shiloh. Parts developed for this robot would go on to beco...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:48:36 PDT
Book to Tablet Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-to-Tablet-Stand/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:30:50 PDT
Blue LED Bike Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-LED-Bike-Wheel/
Blue LED Bike Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/62S5/HY12F53R/FF662S5HY12F53R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/62S5/HY12F53R/FF662S5HY12F53R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/62S5/HY12F53R/FF662S5HY12F53R.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this ible i'll show you how to build a funny and cool LED project.I'll basically secure 6 blue LEDs to the spokes of the wheel. The result will be fabulous! And it's also a useful project because these LEDs, while cycling, will make a perfect bright circle that will help car drivers t...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:41:31 PDT
Paddleboat using recycled materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Paddleboat-using-recycled-materials/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:13:18 PDT
Turn an Orange into a Candle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Orange-into-a-Candle/
Turn an Orange into a Candle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog This is a quick project that will only take a few minutes and has beautiful and exciting results!When you're done with this instructable be sure to check out my youtube channel and website for more awesome tutorials! TheBestHobbiesBlog.comThe Best Hobbies Blog- Youtube Channel Watch this video! H...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:37:35 PDT
Arduino/Twitter Mets Apple http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Activated-Home-Run-Indicator/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:36:42 PDT
MaKey MaKey Monome http://www.instructables.com/id/MaKey-MaKey-Monome/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:46:13 PDT
K'nex ball machine Canopy http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-ball-machine-Canopy/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:33:46 PDT
Many Ways to Wear Hair Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Many-Ways-to-Wear-Hair-Bow/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:27:46 PDT
lego Iron man helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Iron-man-helmet/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:11:15 PDT
Lightweight Steampunk Props http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightweight-Steampunk-Props/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:22:03 PDT
DIY! Above Stove Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Above-Stove-Shelf/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:42:52 PDT
My Sixth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Ultrasonic Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Sixth-Project-Smart-Tank-Chassis-with-Ultrasoni/
My Sixth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Ultrasonic Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GUNG/HXY0I2XP/FDFGUNGHXY0I2XP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GUNG/HXY0I2XP/FDFGUNGHXY0I2XP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GUNG/HXY0I2XP/FDFGUNGHXY0I2XP.SMALL.jpg Rookie P In the previous projects I tried different ways to control the smart tank manually. But how about if the tank makes its own decision and control itself? It should be quite interesting. Ultrasonic sensor can help to do so by sending sound wave in front of the sensor. It receives the wave once the wav...
By: Rookie P

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:46:58 PDT
Liquid crystals http://www.instructables.com/id/Liquid-crystals/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:45:25 PDT
Magnetic Fishing Pole http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Fishing-Pole/
Magnetic Fishing Pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/4CVA/HY0DOFIO/FJP4CVAHY0DOFIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/4CVA/HY0DOFIO/FJP4CVAHY0DOFIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/4CVA/HY0DOFIO/FJP4CVAHY0DOFIO.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Fish on!Grab a cold one without ever leaving your perch with a magnetic fishing pole. This fishing line replaces the traditional lure for a powerful neodymium magnet which can be used to connect with the metal caps on unopened bottles. Provided you have a large and powerful enough rare earth magnet,...
By: mikeasaurus

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:08:02 PDT
Bike Dashboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Dashboard/
Bike Dashboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/J48D/HY0DOH2F/FL8J48DHY0DOH2F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/J48D/HY0DOH2F/FL8J48DHY0DOH2F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/J48D/HY0DOH2F/FL8J48DHY0DOH2F.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a electronic dashboard for a bicycle. We'll be using an Arduino and a few off-the-shelf parts to create a system with light control and an LED speedometer. Materials Arduino Micro (RadioShack #: 276-258) 12V 10W halogen bulb (RadioShack #: 272-01...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:35:07 PDT
How to do a French Braid Heart Hairstyle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-a-French-Braid-Heart-Hairstyle/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:31:43 PDT
Playmobile bicycle valve caps http://www.instructables.com/id/Playmobile-bicycle-valve-caps/
Playmobile bicycle valve caps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/E1AL/HY0877PS/F06E1ALHY0877PS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/E1AL/HY0877PS/F06E1ALHY0877PS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/E1AL/HY0877PS/F06E1ALHY0877PS.SMALL.jpg uersel As you might know from my latest instructables, I bought a beat down bicycle (made by NSU in the early fifties) with the idea to create a bike worthy and capable of towing my red kids-trailer.The bike is done by now, and this instructabe is about the custom valve caps, I made for it. materials and...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:15:57 PDT
Dress made out of Potting Soil Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Dress-made-out-of-Potting-Soil-Bags/
Dress made out of Potting Soil Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/KN57/HY0DP159/F0GKN57HY0DP159.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/KN57/HY0DP159/F0GKN57HY0DP159.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/KN57/HY0DP159/F0GKN57HY0DP159.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo So, you need a dress, one that stands out from the crowd, for maybe a themed party? You hate your bridesmaids? Prom? Halloween? Just didn't know what to do with all those leftover bags from where you laid dirt in the garden? Well, this dress is certainly not of the norm. So let's get started! Sup...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:05:48 PDT
Emailing Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Emailing-Bunny/
Emailing Bunny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L2UZ/HXZ90II3/F8CL2UZHXZ90II3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L2UZ/HXZ90II3/F8CL2UZHXZ90II3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L2UZ/HXZ90II3/F8CL2UZHXZ90II3.SMALL.jpg JackANDJude Even though she can't bark or meow, bunny can now send an email using the littleBits cloud bit. She uses her beg pose to push a lever and let us know she wants more kale. This project uses the following littleBits modules: cloudBit™, roller switch, usb power, wire, and a mounting board. In ad...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:08:08 PDT
Small Vinyl Records From CDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Vinyl-Records-From-CDs/
Small Vinyl Records From CDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/HC5P/HXZG4Y90/FXYHC5PHXZG4Y90.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/HC5P/HXZG4Y90/FXYHC5PHXZG4Y90.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/HC5P/HXZG4Y90/FXYHC5PHXZG4Y90.SMALL.jpg wyvern124 We all love vintage things to some degree, especially vinyl records. Sometimes you want to have some records to decorate your house to add some vintage flair. But if you don't have the time or money to go out and buy real vinyl records, or just want some small records to decorate or use as coasters,...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:26:35 PDT
Full scale mouse droid from star wars http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-scale-mouse-droid-from-star-wars/
Full scale mouse droid from star wars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/JE37/HXZ4S41R/FG3JE37HXZ4S41R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/JE37/HXZ4S41R/FG3JE37HXZ4S41R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/JE37/HXZ4S41R/FG3JE37HXZ4S41R.SMALL.jpg backwards lamb I love star wars and have always loved building things from the film franchise. I have my own Stormtrooper armour, after visiting a star wars day at our local science center i decided i wanted to make a Droid from the film. R2D2 was my first choice but i lack the space for a full size R2 in our hous...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:52:00 PDT
Inexpensive Mini Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Mini-Turbine/
Inexpensive Mini Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/BECR/HY08662U/FIFBECRHY08662U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/BECR/HY08662U/FIFBECRHY08662U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/BECR/HY08662U/FIFBECRHY08662U.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Knowing a teacher or two and with Momma Cat's bean counting problem, we thought we better come up with an extremely inexpensive turbine. This way the bean counter and teacher in all of us can be happy :-)Why build one of these mini turbines? Well they are inexpensive ;-) There is the wow factor. The...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:21:52 PDT
Tools for the Electronics Hobbyist http://www.instructables.com/id/Tools-for-the-Electronics-Hobbyist/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:57:29 PDT
Bird proof - Squirrel Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Bird-proof-Squirrel-Feeder/
Bird proof - Squirrel Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/U3KD/HXZN8DCD/FDSU3KDHXZN8DCD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/U3KD/HXZN8DCD/FDSU3KDHXZN8DCD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/U3KD/HXZN8DCD/FDSU3KDHXZN8DCD.SMALL.jpg goaly Most back yard feeders focus on trying to keep squirrels away from the birdseed. I had the opposite problem. Every time that I would put peanuts out for the squirrels, the birds would quickly carry them all away. So I built this bird proof squirrel feeder. The pieces It was built from a 1x6 pie...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:14:05 PDT
Concrete Coffee Table from Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Coffee-Table-from-Recycled-Materials/
Concrete Coffee Table from Recycled Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/56AF/HXZ4RAJ9/F4856AFHXZ4RAJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/56AF/HXZ4RAJ9/F4856AFHXZ4RAJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/56AF/HXZ4RAJ9/F4856AFHXZ4RAJ9.SMALL.jpg goyo81 My kids and I had long wanted to play around with concrete and when we moved into our new house, I thought it was time for a concrete coffee table. I have to admit, when I made the table I didn’t have making an Instructable in mind, so my photos of making the base leave a little to the imagination....
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:12:26 PDT
Thermoforming 3D Printed PLA for Use in Prostethics http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoforming-3D-Printed-PLA-for-Use-in-Prostethic/
Thermoforming 3D Printed PLA for Use in Prostethics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JN33/HXZO516I/F27JN33HXZO516I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JN33/HXZO516I/F27JN33HXZO516I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JN33/HXZO516I/F27JN33HXZO516I.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian One of the biggest challenges in low-cost 3D printed prosthetic devices is achieving the proper fit. If the loads on the device are not properly distributed across the skin and underlying tissue, it can lead to irritation, bruising, or rashes. In the case of the body-driven prosthetic devices that...
By: andreasbastian

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:10:54 PDT
Awesome, Permanent Bubbles From A CD or DVD..? http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Permanent-Bubbles-From-A-CD-or-DVD/
Awesome, Permanent Bubbles From A CD or DVD..? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/TYHC/HXZN8C7W/FDLTYHCHXZN8C7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/TYHC/HXZN8C7W/FDLTYHCHXZN8C7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/TYHC/HXZN8C7W/FDLTYHCHXZN8C7W.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan In this video I show how to blow Permanent bubbles using an old Cd or DVD all you'll need for this is: 1. A CD Or DVD 2. A lighter 3. Scissors, a Knife, or a Razor Blade And that's it, in the video I show you how to separate the two layers on the CD or DVD, heating it up, and actually blowing the ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:01:11 PDT
Spicy Chili Beef and Cheese Pie http://www.instructables.com/id/Spicy-Chili-Beef-and-Cheese-Pie/
Spicy Chili Beef and Cheese Pie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/IQEY/HXZQYQNA/FMWIQEYHXZQYQNA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/IQEY/HXZQYQNA/FMWIQEYHXZQYQNA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/IQEY/HXZQYQNA/FMWIQEYHXZQYQNA.SMALL.jpg Everythingbutfish Things You’ll Need2 Pie CrustGround Beef (Lean)Olive OilChopped GarlicQuartered Brown OnionsSliced Jalapeno PeppersTomato Sauce(8oz can)FlourButterFat Free MilkShaved Mild Cheddar Cheese2 Large EggsSour CreamBrown SugarSpices (Chili powder, Paprika, Sea Salt, Black Pepper, Garlic Powder, Onion Powde...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:42:15 PDT
The Remote Match http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Remote-Match/
The Remote Match - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/OGQD/HXZN81AF/FTAOGQDHXZN81AF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/OGQD/HXZN81AF/FTAOGQDHXZN81AF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/OGQD/HXZN81AF/FTAOGQDHXZN81AF.SMALL.jpg Kiteman I recently had a need to "magically" light a bonfire at a Cub event. Other recent campfires had been dramatic, but obvious in their mechanism (burning things sliding down a wire or people pushing flaming brands into the fire). I wanted something more subtle, that the Cubs wouldn't notice happening...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:51:17 PDT
Shake-A-Can Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Shake-A-Can-Generator/
Shake-A-Can Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/ZCB0/HITAAXLO/FKVZCB0HITAAXLO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/ZCB0/HITAAXLO/FKVZCB0HITAAXLO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/ZCB0/HITAAXLO/FKVZCB0HITAAXLO.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Shake-A-Can Generator. Make a simple generator that will help show how electricity is produced. A generator works because the magnets are exciting the electrons in the coil. The magnet moving back and forth creates alternating current (AC).  That is the electrons are moving back and forth through ...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 20:26:34 PDT
littleBits SMS Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-SMS-Doorbell/
littleBits SMS Doorbell - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/UQH5/HXYO1D8P/F0MUQH5HXYO1D8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/UQH5/HXYO1D8P/F0MUQH5HXYO1D8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/UQH5/HXYO1D8P/F0MUQH5HXYO1D8P.SMALL.jpg littleBits Receive a text notification when someone rings your doorbell! Whether you are in the backyard gardening, over at the neighbors house, or listening to music at full blast, you will always know when someone is at your door. Install this littleBits doorbell outside your home, and never miss a ring.Make...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:38:42 PDT