Instructables: exploring - photos - living - life-hacks - sugru http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:00:00 PDT BLOX v1.01 Protect and silence a door with a vintage nail and sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Protect-your-door-and-make-it-quiet-with-sugru-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/S7FM/HM72GTFY/FWNS7FMHM72GTFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/S7FM/HM72GTFY/FWNS7FMHM72GTFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/S7FM/HM72GTFY/FWNS7FMHM72GTFY.SMALL.jpg projectsugru We stayed in a lovely airbnb that had loads of awesome vintage touches. The owner had protected her bathroom wall from the door handle with a lovely old brass nail. I thought it was pretty awesome but unfortunately the door makes a terrible sound every time it hits the nail ! I wanted to protect t...
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:47:24 PDT
Sugru Car Key Identifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Car-Key-Identifier/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/V0PU/HJKBU54N/FSZV0PUHJKBU54N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/V0PU/HJKBU54N/FSZV0PUHJKBU54N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/V0PU/HJKBU54N/FSZV0PUHJKBU54N.SMALL.jpg dingatron We have two identical branded cars in the house which come with indistinguishable car key cards which are always getting mixed up.   As part of participation in Lightboxlab hacker space JULY 2013 Build Night with SUGRU I figured this was the ideal opportunity to remedy this.  The procedure is very ...
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 13:39:18 PDT
Sugru Pen Grip http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Pen-Grip/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/BU1V/HJW8WJQQ/FKABU1VHJW8WJQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/BU1V/HJW8WJQQ/FKABU1VHJW8WJQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/BU1V/HJW8WJQQ/FKABU1VHJW8WJQQ.SMALL.jpg lsurbeck This simple pen modification to help you hold a pen correctly is best done on a pen without a cap since the Sugru will naturally prevent you from putting the cap back on. Open a Sugru packet and wrap all the Sugru in the packet around where you will be gripping your pen. Grip your pen with the sug...
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Wed, 7 Aug 2013 18:59:26 PDT
Using Sugru to replace pads on a hard drive enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Sugru-to-replace-pads-on-a-hard-drive-enclos/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/YB80/HK1DEQWW/F8UYB80HK1DEQWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/YB80/HK1DEQWW/F8UYB80HK1DEQWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/YB80/HK1DEQWW/F8UYB80HK1DEQWW.SMALL.jpg tedkitch While working on a different instructable, I thought of this one. I had a hard drive enclosure that needed some new pads. Knead some Sugru into a flat strip as thick as you want your pads to be Take a straw and punch out little pads Apply pads to your enclosure and wait to drive Enj...
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 12:49:07 PDT
Sugru Tool Rack for Epilog Laser at Assentworks http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Tool-Rack-for-Epilog-Laser-at-Assentworks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/W4T8/HJKBK28N/FVAW4T8HJKBK28N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/W4T8/HJKBK28N/FVAW4T8HJKBK28N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/W4T8/HJKBK28N/FVAW4T8HJKBK28N.SMALL.jpg berserk We made a tool rack for the tools needed to tweak the Epilog Helix Laser Cutter at Assentworks.
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 18:43:33 PDT
Improving bike lock key bow with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Improving-bike-lock-key-bow-with-Sugru/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/LNSO/HJGE6K3F/FMKLNSOHJGE6K3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/LNSO/HJGE6K3F/FMKLNSOHJGE6K3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/LNSO/HJGE6K3F/FMKLNSOHJGE6K3F.SMALL.jpg hackbp A bike lock key was hard to use, so we applied some red Sugru on it, and formed it to cover the bow. The original bow had a hole in it, in order to make it possible for attaching it to a keyring. With a little bit of sensitive tinkering, a matching hole was produced in the Sugru, preserving this ori...
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 02:13:02 PDT
Sugru GoPro Rail Mount Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-GoPro-Rail-Mount-Hack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/QFEN/HJ5ZQV05/FAKQFENHJ5ZQV05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/QFEN/HJ5ZQV05/FAKQFENHJ5ZQV05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/QFEN/HJ5ZQV05/FAKQFENHJ5ZQV05.SMALL.jpg adamcohen Thanks Sugru!  You sent Milwaukee Makerspace some free samples for Build Night and I made something useful.   This was my first time using Sugru, and I have to say its pretty great.  As a lazy person I'm always looking for the path of least resistance.  I like to make things, but I don't have time ...
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 03:59:43 PDT
SUGRU!!!!! fix and hack. http://www.instructables.com/id/SUGRU-fix-and-hack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/J12A/GWKKM1JN/FK4J12AGWKKM1JN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/J12A/GWKKM1JN/FK4J12AGWKKM1JN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/J12A/GWKKM1JN/FK4J12AGWKKM1JN.SMALL.jpg bmelton1 I won a pack of sugru and a shirt for http://www.instructables.com/id/Chain-maille-necklace-from-scratch/  Today while cleaning up after present unwrapping, I saw that my swiffer sweeper vacuum was broken at the tilt point. Not wanting to use a whole pack for this tiny fix, I decided to hack my clip...
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Sun, 25 Dec 2011 18:13:11 PST
HACK YOUR MULTITOOL WITH SUGRU. http://www.instructables.com/id/HACK-YOUR-MULTITOOL-WITH-SUGRU/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/7H33/GUBPGGZB/FWP7H33GUBPGGZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/7H33/GUBPGGZB/FWP7H33GUBPGGZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/7H33/GUBPGGZB/FWP7H33GUBPGGZB.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez Multitool + SUGRU = Fun. Sooner or later I´m gonna win a leatherman multitool, but while that day come I decided to hack my Old multitool and give it a juicy look. Hope you Like it rated and vote.
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 17:28:33 PDT
Surgu key grip http://www.instructables.com/id/Surgu-ed-key/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/75D0/GR9SY3OC/FJ075D0GR9SY3OC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/75D0/GR9SY3OC/FJ075D0GR9SY3OC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/75D0/GR9SY3OC/FJ075D0GR9SY3OC.SMALL.jpg brianandrewparker A simple key cover sugru hack.  One 5 gram sachet was more than enough for this key.  I used the impression of a wire basket in my kitchen to create the patterned look. Edit:  In the years that have passed since I first put a Sugru on my car key I've learned a few things: #1 Make sure that the key...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 15:47:51 PDT
Sugru and wire cup holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-and-wire-cup-holder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/QZXA/GR9SY3MK/F4EQZXAGR9SY3MK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/QZXA/GR9SY3MK/F4EQZXAGR9SY3MK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/QZXA/GR9SY3MK/F4EQZXAGR9SY3MK.SMALL.jpg brianandrewparker This is one of my larger Sugru hacks; about 75 grams of the orange wonder material, some wire mesh, a few staples, and a bolt to mount it in the car.  Look Ma, I doubled my drink capacity! Update: Had some Sugru left over  from another hack, so I dressed this one up a bit!
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 15:37:57 PDT
First hacks with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/First-hacks-with-Sugru/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/JCJG/GR6ZJJNC/FVPJCJGGR6ZJJNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/JCJG/GR6ZJJNC/FVPJCJGGR6ZJJNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/JCJG/GR6ZJJNC/FVPJCJGGR6ZJJNC.SMALL.jpg grimrencher First repaired exposed and weak parts of my headphones, they're Denon brand and sound great, but over the years the rubber is cracking up. Then I added some grips to my Dremel, which comes stock as hard slippery plastic grips, so they got covered in sugru and feel great now! Used the remaining whi...
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Wed, 10 Aug 2011 21:21:35 PDT