Instructables: exploring - photos - el-wire - el wire http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:27:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Glowing EL Wire Jacket! http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-EL-Wire-Jacket/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/VXBG/HN6BSYRD/FUQVXBGHN6BSYRD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/VXBG/HN6BSYRD/FUQVXBGHN6BSYRD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/VXBG/HN6BSYRD/FUQVXBGHN6BSYRD.SMALL.jpg Matt Carl A quick and easy EL wire jacket! This can be used for a Halloween costume, safety while riding a bike, or just style points! Will only require about an hour of time and minimal sewing skills. Let me know if you have any questions!  Materials List: EL Wire (can find anywhere online) Sewing ...
By: Matt Carl

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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 09:40:13 PDT
Sound-Activated and Light-Up Accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Activated-and-Light-Up-Accessories/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/X4X8/H9T4KZKV/FT0X4X8H9T4KZKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/X4X8/H9T4KZKV/FT0X4X8H9T4KZKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/X4X8/H9T4KZKV/FT0X4X8H9T4KZKV.SMALL.jpg Sam DeRose I made some EL-wire scarves as Christmas presents several years ago. They both have 'sound activated drivers', which means they light up according to ambient sound intensity. The jacket and hat I made for my high-school's Winter Formal dance. The mesh tank-top I made for a Deadmau5 concert in Octo...
By: Sam DeRose

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Thu, 22 Nov 2012 19:20:58 PST
"Tron" EL Wire Bike Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Tron-EL-Wire-Bike-Helmet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/3KPE/GPBDIMOK/FR93KPEGPBDIMOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/3KPE/GPBDIMOK/FR93KPEGPBDIMOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/3KPE/GPBDIMOK/FR93KPEGPBDIMOK.SMALL.jpg ChampagneSequins Keep yourself safe and flashy with this bike helmet modification.  Depending on the type of helmet you have, this might not work... my girlfriend has a Bern helmet, and that just seemed too nice to start slicing and drilling, but my Bell Faction model helmet was just dying for an upgrade. This is ...
By: ChampagneSequins

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Thu, 7 Jul 2011 22:01:40 PDT
EL WIRE BELT http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-WIRE-BELT/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/GTQR/GOW49NX5/F25GTQRGOW49NX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/GTQR/GOW49NX5/F25GTQRGOW49NX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/GTQR/GOW49NX5/F25GTQRGOW49NX5.SMALL.jpg dreamberry I really wanted a "light up belt" to go with my disco ball mirror pants. I searched the world wide web, but found nothing like what I had pictured in my mind, and since I couldn't possibly live without, I made one. The heart of the thing is a purchased five channel EL wire controller and five EL w...
By: dreamberry

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Mon, 20 Jun 2011 13:23:04 PDT
Polo shirt with EL Wire and felt oversized logo http://www.instructables.com/id/Polo-shirt-with-EL-Wire-and-felt-oversized-logo-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/7X8Q/GO14M5IX/FA97X8QGO14M5IX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/7X8Q/GO14M5IX/FA97X8QGO14M5IX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/7X8Q/GO14M5IX/FA97X8QGO14M5IX.SMALL.jpg pizzidave So, I was going to a concert and wanted something fun to wear. I look the artist logo and made it oversized and sewed it on a polo shirt and trimmed it with EL wire. Everyone should wear a shirt like this once. Please excuse me for the blurriness and lack of pics in some steps, I did not originally...
By: pizzidave

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Mon, 13 Jun 2011 18:58:21 PDT
EL Wire Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wire-Jacket/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/POLD/GLWQWNC5/FNOPOLDGLWQWNC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/POLD/GLWQWNC5/FNOPOLDGLWQWNC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/POLD/GLWQWNC5/FNOPOLDGLWQWNC5.SMALL.jpg noahh I took a workshop on EL wire at a local hackerspace, and this is what I created. It is five feet of El wire hand-sewn  on a jacket. Tada! Picture notes isn't working so here's what I meant to say: Picture one: the stitching is a bit messy, but not visible from afar. Picture two: View of full design...
By: noahh

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Mon, 4 Apr 2011 22:34:27 PDT
My First EL wire t-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-EL-wire-t-shirt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/NN1V/GLWQVMLQ/FJFNN1VGLWQVMLQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/NN1V/GLWQVMLQ/FJFNN1VGLWQVMLQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/NN1V/GLWQVMLQ/FJFNN1VGLWQVMLQ.SMALL.jpg sd2kool4u yes and it only took me 8 hrs. LOL
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Thu, 31 Mar 2011 18:34:57 PDT
Human Powered Night Train http://www.instructables.com/id/Human-Powered-Night-Train-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/5UPA/GKJF7LNC/FD55UPAGKJF7LNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/5UPA/GKJF7LNC/FD55UPAGKJF7LNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/5UPA/GKJF7LNC/FD55UPAGKJF7LNC.SMALL.jpg rggb This is a human powered parade float for a Christmas night parade. It was built by the Human Powered Vehicle Operators of Ottawa (HPVOoO) http://hpv.tricolour.net . More details can be found on http://hpv.tricolour.net/train.html .  The base platform is a human powered tandem recumbent tricycle towi...
By: rggb

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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 09:01:29 PST
Crazy Hat Day! http://www.instructables.com/id/Crazy-Hat-Day/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/LIVZ/H9G0SZ3L/FOWLIVZH9G0SZ3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/LIVZ/H9G0SZ3L/FOWLIVZH9G0SZ3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/LIVZ/H9G0SZ3L/FOWLIVZH9G0SZ3L.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid It's been a little while since I published anything.  I've been super busy lately, working on many projects but not finishing much.  So, to satisfy my need to show off what I've been working on, here is the crazy hat I made for my daughter's school's Crazy Hat Day! Most of the materials came from m...
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Mon, 8 Mar 2010 00:10:19 PST