Instructables: exploring - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:42:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Ultimate Kayak Hauler and Rooftop Tent Camper. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Kayak-Hauler-and-Rooftop-Tent-Camper/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:05:49 PDT
DIY GPS Data Logger for you next Drive/Hiking trail http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GPS-Data-Logger-for-you-next-DriveHiking-trail/
DIY GPS Data Logger for you next Drive/Hiking trail - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/BE5N/I1NVEBJE/FKZBE5NI1NVEBJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/BE5N/I1NVEBJE/FKZBE5NI1NVEBJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/BE5N/I1NVEBJE/FKZBE5NI1NVEBJE.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade This is a GPS Data Logger that you can use for multiple purpose, say if you want to log your long drive you took over the weekend to check out the fall colors. or you have a favorite trail that you visit during fall every year and you want to log your path on that trail, so that you can ref...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:01:41 PDT
Raspberry Pi Touch Screen Car Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Touch-Screen-Car-Computer/
Raspberry Pi Touch Screen Car Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/QQOA/I1SIDJGR/FDUQQOAI1SIDJGR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/QQOA/I1SIDJGR/FDUQQOAI1SIDJGR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/QQOA/I1SIDJGR/FDUQQOAI1SIDJGR.SMALL.jpg Zaqq Have you ever envied your friends' sweet touch screen systems in their car? Do you look at the dash of your old and decrepit 1992 Isuzu Rodeo and dream of having a slick computer system in your car? Well, your in luck. This Instructable will be your guide on building a system that is low cost and ea...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:51:47 PDT
Tonto dog rider costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonto-dog-rider-costume/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:37:05 PDT
Star Trek Inspired LED Astronaut Costume DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-Inspired-LED-Astronaut-Costume-DIY/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:13:43 PDT
American Flag Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Pallet/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:35:06 PDT
booger brittle http://www.instructables.com/id/booger-brittle/
booger brittle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/GCEW/I1U34WFY/FY2GCEWI1U34WFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/GCEW/I1U34WFY/FY2GCEWI1U34WFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/GCEW/I1U34WFY/FY2GCEWI1U34WFY.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink A couple weeks ago, I asked audreyobscura what she thought would be really gross as a food. She came up with booger brittle! I loved the name and wanted to give it a go.I'm not sure I've 100% done it justice and will probably try again, but I'm pretty into this. :DBooger brittle is a white chocolate...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:58:26 PDT
Make more of Modio with Meshmixer and 123D http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-more-of-Modio-with-Meshmixer-and-123D/
Make more of Modio with Meshmixer and 123D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/6AW0/I1TR3SX7/F136AW0I1TR3SX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/6AW0/I1TR3SX7/F136AW0I1TR3SX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/6AW0/I1TR3SX7/F136AW0I1TR3SX7.SMALL.jpg gpvillamil Modio is a great mobile app that lets you design articulated creatures and make them on a 3D printer. It's a lot of fun to use on iOS and Android, and pretty much guarantees excellent results.However, what if you want to make an extra-special creature, going beyond the parts in the app? Say you want...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:56:51 PDT
Sugru Self-Locking Wingnuts and Wingbolts http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Self-Locking-Wingnuts-and-Wingbolts/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:59:58 PDT
Low-cost / High-scare Slender Man http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-cost-High-scare-Slender-Man/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:48:49 PDT
Turn an old mouse into a USB-powered LED desk light http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-old-mouse-into-a-USB-powered-LED-desk-ligh/
Turn an old mouse into a USB-powered LED desk light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/24N6/I1TQM3BA/FEM24N6I1TQM3BA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/24N6/I1TQM3BA/FEM24N6I1TQM3BA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/24N6/I1TQM3BA/FEM24N6I1TQM3BA.SMALL.jpg idealab Have an old mouse laying around? Of course you do. Need more LEDs in your life? OF COURSE YOU DO. Let's turn that old mouse into a USB power source for some LED lights. We'll use some Sugru and magnets to make the LEDs capable of sticking to your tower or anything else metal - if you have a keyboard...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:34:07 PDT
Carbonfiber Ironman & Spiderman mask (skinning/wrapping) http://www.instructables.com/id/Carbonfiber-Ironman-Spiderman-mask-skinningwrappin/
Carbonfiber Ironman & Spiderman mask (skinning/wrapping) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/S697/I1U2TQ3W/FVWS697I1U2TQ3W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/S697/I1U2TQ3W/FVWS697I1U2TQ3W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/S697/I1U2TQ3W/FVWS697I1U2TQ3W.SMALL.jpg matthieutje65 A picture is worth a 1000 words and a video is worth a 1000 pictures sowatch the full video tutorial or go down to see the written description step by step ;) Introduction information skinning with carbonfiberThe most important thing you need to know is that skinning parts is not a quick way of m...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:59:50 PDT
Creating A 3D Print from start to file using Zbrush for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-A-3D-Print-from-start-to-file-using-Zbrus/
Creating A 3D Print from start to file using Zbrush for Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/RVW9/I1U2NN8W/F8VRVW9I1U2NN8W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/RVW9/I1U2NN8W/F8VRVW9I1U2NN8W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/RVW9/I1U2NN8W/F8VRVW9I1U2NN8W.SMALL.jpg tel.saunders You will need:A computer Zbrush 4R4 or equivalent Z plugin 3D Printer Exporter (free from Pixologic’s web page)Time taken: 2-3 hoursOk, this is my first instructable and I hope that you find it helpful. The aim is to show you guys how to create a digital sculpt from scratch using Zbrush 4R4 and then...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 06:05:23 PDT
Garage Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Storage/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:03:03 PDT
How to Make a Spider Web Cookie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Spider-Web-Cookie/
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Thu, 11 Oct 2012 18:55:19 PDT
Icing Trick or Treater Sugar Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Icing-Trick-or-Treater-Sugar-Cookies/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:15:06 PDT
Coroplast Wall Storage for Tools and Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Strong-Coroplast-Wall-Storage-for-Tools-and-/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:08:03 PDT
Glowing Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:50:19 PDT
Handmade Tobacco Pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Tobacco-Pipe/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 22:12:14 PDT
Dinosaur Pinball http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-Pinball/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 22:45:16 PDT
Grim Reaper Scythe / Sickle http://www.instructables.com/id/Grim-Reaper-Scythe-Sickle/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:02:48 PDT
Special Effects Space Suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Special-Effects-Space-Suit/
Special Effects Space Suit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/Y7R7/I1TQYB6T/FY4Y7R7I1TQYB6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/Y7R7/I1TQYB6T/FY4Y7R7I1TQYB6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/Y7R7/I1TQYB6T/FY4Y7R7I1TQYB6T.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 You may not get to jump around in zero-G with this space suit, but you'll certainly be the talk of the party when you walk in wearing this one! Combining my love of Halloween and my even greater love of space, I set out to make an interactive spacesuit. The spacesuit combines an Intel Galileo boar...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:36:20 PDT
Sunshine Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunshine-Alarm/
Sunshine Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/BKBN/I1TQYSBY/FVXBKBNI1TQYSBY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/BKBN/I1TQYSBY/FVXBKBNI1TQYSBY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/BKBN/I1TQYSBY/FVXBKBNI1TQYSBY.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Every day when I wake up, my first thought is destroying the source of that horrible noise next to my bed. Once upon a time, humans woke up with the sun. We should still do that, because it's hard to get angry at sunshine.With littleBits, a Smart phone, and some off-the-shelf building toys, you can...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:42:57 PDT
GNK-USB Power Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/GNK-USB-Power-Droid/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 06:36:50 PDT
Bar Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Bar-Cart/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:06:22 PDT
Robot Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/MUFT/GUA4M3P7/FAWMUFTGUA4M3P7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/MUFT/GUA4M3P7/FAWMUFTGUA4M3P7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/MUFT/GUA4M3P7/FAWMUFTGUA4M3P7.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Have you come up with your crazy costume for this Halloween?  Why not a robot!  Make a big entrance to this year's Halloween party with one of these costumes.  Be ready to bust a move when you take your spot on the dance floor and start grooving The Robot! null When first beginning my search for ...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2011 16:33:31 PDT
Savory (and Sweet) Halloween Recipes http://www.instructables.com/id/Savory-and-Sweet-Halloween-Recipes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/OS6S/I1T51G79/FJ2OS6SI1T51G79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/OS6S/I1T51G79/FJ2OS6SI1T51G79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/OS6S/I1T51G79/FJ2OS6SI1T51G79.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Sweets definitely reign supreme on Halloween, but if you eat only sugary things, you’ll get a stomachache.Balance your day of scary celebration: Here are some ideas for first getting clever with your savory snacks (followed by some sweets, for good measure). halloween cheeseburgers halloween h...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:59:01 PDT
Let's Make your own vinyl wall decals http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-your-own-vinyl-wall-decals/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:08:21 PDT
Digital Fabrication By Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Fabrication-By-Hand/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:25:39 PDT
Simple Spooky Blood Red LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Blood-Red-LED-Lights/
Simple Spooky Blood Red LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/1SXY/I1TNKIJM/FTB1SXYI1TNKIJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/1SXY/I1TNKIJM/FTB1SXYI1TNKIJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/1SXY/I1TNKIJM/FTB1SXYI1TNKIJM.SMALL.jpg coolscience.com It should be named Spooky Blood Red LED lights when you're too lazy to go buy some.We put up some spider webs on the front of the house but I wasn't quite happy with the results so I decided they needed some red lights.Being too lazy to go find red bulbs or red gel sheets, I decided to see what I ha...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:38:36 PDT
How to Make a Match Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-Rocket-3/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:35:21 PDT
Easy Steam Punk Laser Pistol That Lights Up http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Steam-Punk-Laser-Pistol-That-Lights-Up/
Easy Steam Punk Laser Pistol That Lights Up - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/VEAY/I1TNKR4A/FO8VEAYI1TNKR4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/VEAY/I1TNKR4A/FO8VEAYI1TNKR4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/VEAY/I1TNKR4A/FO8VEAYI1TNKR4A.SMALL.jpg SolderingSunday This Steam Punk Laser Pistol is easily made from cardboard, felt, paper fasteners, a LED, and a plastic straw. We made these for the Steam Punk World Faire. They look fantastic and are easy to build. You can build this in a short evening and have it ready for any costume. It makes a perfect companio...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:32:16 PDT
"Easy" Made Railgun http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Made-Railgun/
"Easy" Made Railgun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3TGK/I1TNLFCP/F6L3TGKI1TNLFCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3TGK/I1TNLFCP/F6L3TGKI1TNLFCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3TGK/I1TNLFCP/F6L3TGKI1TNLFCP.SMALL.jpg kzhang7 Claim : I do not take any responsibility for anything that happens. This is a project for people who have electricity knowledge background. Do not attempt this unless you have experience with high voltage.First of all, I would like to thanks my parent, my uncle Paul. I made my design easy and cheap ...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:24:18 PDT
Deathstroke Cosplay http://www.instructables.com/id/Deathstroke-Cosplay/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:54:14 PDT
Hammered Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammered-Iron/
Hammered Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SMALL.jpg Charkhol Hi there cosplayers/costume makers.I'm Mark from CHARKHOL studios and here today I've decided to share my tips and tricks on creating effective and easy metal effects.This one, is Hammered Iron. a VERY simple and easy way to create ancient and heavy looking armour pieces.Good luck :) Materials & T...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:51:45 PDT
Dremmel Carved Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremmel-Carved-Pumpkin/
Dremmel Carved Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/39AV/I1TQQKUD/FJJ39AVI1TQQKUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/39AV/I1TQQKUD/FJJ39AVI1TQQKUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/39AV/I1TQQKUD/FJJ39AVI1TQQKUD.SMALL.jpg sellers.nathan I decided to have a little fun tonight while carving pumpkins with the kiddos. I've seen people do the vampire teeth in the pumpkin and I've seen the fancy sculpting of the pumpkin. I thought I'd combine the two. Materials YOU WILL NEED:smaller pumpkinvampire teethdremmelsafety glasses Design ...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:19:30 PDT
Frankenstein's Meatballs http://www.instructables.com/id/Frankensteins-Meatballs/
Frankenstein's Meatballs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/II1E/I1TQPHXM/F03II1EI1TQPHXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/II1E/I1TQPHXM/F03II1EI1TQPHXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/II1E/I1TQPHXM/F03II1EI1TQPHXM.SMALL.jpg PenfoldPlant Delicious orbs of steak, spaghetti and eldritch horror!It started with a simple question by a hungry man: Why don't we make papercraft or sewing patterns for meat?We have the technology to join different cuts of meat together, so why do we always make it look like, well, meat? Imagine a buffet of ex...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 08:31:29 PDT
Animated Jack-O'-Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Pumpkin/
Animated Jack-O'-Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7YOT/I1TQ4A89/FX37YOTI1TQ4A89.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7YOT/I1TQ4A89/FX37YOTI1TQ4A89.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7YOT/I1TQ4A89/FX37YOTI1TQ4A89.SMALL.jpg PenfoldPlant Breathe some life into your Halloween decorations by making an ordinary pumpkin play an animation! No electronics, no strobe lights; you just need a lamp, a pumpkin and something to spin it on.Why?This Halloween, I wanted my jack-o'-lantern to stand out from the crowd without drifting too far from t...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:00:59 PDT
Wind-Up Doll Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Up-Doll-Costume/
Wind-Up Doll Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/XQNR/I1TNKVQQ/FT0XQNRI1TNKVQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/XQNR/I1TNKVQQ/FT0XQNRI1TNKVQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/XQNR/I1TNKVQQ/FT0XQNRI1TNKVQQ.SMALL.jpg Carleyy This wind-up doll costume is the perfect interactive costume for Halloween. Not only is it super cute, but THE KEY ACTUALLY TURNS! In this tutorial I will show you how to make the key mechanical or wire it up to turn with a button.I had quite the battle with this costume. I went through 3 iteration...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:52:11 PDT
Inventor HSM to DMS: 3+2 Axis Workflow http://www.instructables.com/id/DMS-32-Axis-Workflow/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:20:11 PDT
Minion costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Minion-costumes/
Minion costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/AXOY/I1SIJNMZ/F56AXOYI1SIJNMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/AXOY/I1SIJNMZ/F56AXOYI1SIJNMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/AXOY/I1SIJNMZ/F56AXOYI1SIJNMZ.SMALL.jpg sharls First of all - Be prepared for this to take several months of weekends. So start in advance. Once created, this minion will be a two person job to dress into. You will want to know someone who can sew and someone who can weld. List of requirements is listed at the bottom of the page. Also many thank...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 23:19:09 PDT
Cart Cup Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Cart-Cup-Clip/
Cart Cup Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/W8NJ/I1TNAIXT/FQ2W8NJI1TNAIXT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/W8NJ/I1TNAIXT/FQ2W8NJI1TNAIXT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/W8NJ/I1TNAIXT/FQ2W8NJI1TNAIXT.SMALL.jpg howellrl Have you ever tried to hold your drink in one hand and push a shopping cart with the other? Have you set a drink down in your cart and had it spill all over? The Cart Cup Clip can help. Just simply clip it anywhere on a shopping cart and you no longer have to worry! With its durable design formed on...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:31:10 PDT
Pumpkin Power! - Battery Made From Pumpkins http://www.instructables.com/id/Pumpkin-Power-Battery-Made-From-Pumpkins/
Pumpkin Power! - Battery Made From Pumpkins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/PSCT/I1TPTU3L/FVTPSCTI1TPTU3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/PSCT/I1TPTU3L/FVTPSCTI1TPTU3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/PSCT/I1TPTU3L/FVTPSCTI1TPTU3L.SMALL.jpg Will_W_76 In the spirit of Halloween, I thought I would expand on the idea of fruit and vegetable batteries and make a battery out of pumpkins! This is a very quick and easy Instructable, so let's get started. Materials Note: This can be done with just one pumpkin. The more pumpkins you use though, the mor...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:57:31 PDT
REDBOX http://www.instructables.com/id/RED-BOX/
REDBOX - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/7H23/I1TPTD2E/FJJ7H23I1TPTD2E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/7H23/I1TPTD2E/FJJ7H23I1TPTD2E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/7H23/I1TPTD2E/FJJ7H23I1TPTD2E.SMALL.jpg Mlafosse My son Antoine (8) had won the Sartorette Elementary's harvest festival costumecontest in San Jose for the last 3 years in a row. This year was a challengecoming up with an original costume for the contest. While driving by a Red BoxI told my wife what about we built the box, we can use Antoine's Ip...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:46:49 PDT
How to Make a Cannibalistic Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cannibalistic-Pumpkin/
How to Make a Cannibalistic Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/MA4C/I1TPT4GN/FEYMA4CI1TPT4GN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/MA4C/I1TPT4GN/FEYMA4CI1TPT4GN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/MA4C/I1TPT4GN/FEYMA4CI1TPT4GN.SMALL.jpg Duct-Tape-Master This is just something I did for Halloween this year. I had a relatively good pumpkin, and didn't know what else to do with it. This actually proved to be quite easy, only a few cuts, and the teeth and pupils were very easy to do with a special "4 in 1" knife. This is a fun thing to have on your fro...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:14:06 PDT
3D Comic Book Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Comic-Book-Cover/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:00:00 PDT
Kids Jack-o'-lantern Halloween Craft http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Jack-o-lantern-Halloween-Craft/
Kids Jack-o'-lantern Halloween Craft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/9LAT/I1TNBU8C/FDY9LATI1TNBU8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/9LAT/I1TNBU8C/FDY9LATI1TNBU8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/9LAT/I1TNBU8C/FDY9LATI1TNBU8C.SMALL.jpg BethanyC One of the best things about Halloween, besides the costumes and candy, is carving a pumpkin to put out and enjoy until it, well, rots. Why not help your kids make a Jack-o'-lantern that's going to last and can be enjoyed year after year? Materials Needed What you'll need: Canvas- mine is 8x10"...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:53:47 PDT
Retro Tech Shades http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Tech-Shades/
Retro Tech Shades - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/LEUQ/I1TNBPNE/FPALEUQI1TNBPNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/LEUQ/I1TNBPNE/FPALEUQI1TNBPNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/LEUQ/I1TNBPNE/FPALEUQI1TNBPNE.SMALL.jpg Aidan25 My friends John, Jared and I were challenged to design, prototype, and make a piece of wearable technology. We came up with a product, a pair of interactive wayfarers sunglasses. They have a photo-resistor right above the nose to detect the amount of light in the area. If it starts too get dark...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:51:34 PDT
Hat rack wall mounted http://www.instructables.com/id/Hat-rack-wall-mounted/
Hat rack wall mounted - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/7B9D/I1TNEP2X/FFJ7B9DI1TNEP2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/7B9D/I1TNEP2X/FFJ7B9DI1TNEP2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/7B9D/I1TNEP2X/FFJ7B9DI1TNEP2X.SMALL.jpg 2ID I wanted to hang my hats on the wall of my bedroom, but the simple hooks deform them.So, I decided to make specific "hooks" for my hats. What you need To make this you need :- Ruler and pencil- Metal sheets (here aluminium 180x70x0.5 mm)- Hand shears or a strong pair of scissors- Power drill with...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:33:24 PDT
1960's Batgirl http://www.instructables.com/id/1960s-Batgirl/
1960's Batgirl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/T9RW/I1TNIH1D/FR3T9RWI1TNIH1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/T9RW/I1TNIH1D/FR3T9RWI1TNIH1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/T9RW/I1TNIH1D/FR3T9RWI1TNIH1D.SMALL.jpg lakutreker As a red head I have always been drawn to other red haired characters. When it comes to Halloween costumes some years I do group themes with my comic shop owner pal and other years I do my own thing. This year I am banding together with a good friend and I will be the Batgirl to his Batman. I'll be ...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:02:29 PDT