Instructables: exploring - photos - cheap http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:48:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 Buy Cheaper Stuff from Amazon's Rakuten.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Buy-Cheaper-Stuff-from-Amazons-Rakutencom/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/FS1F/HWNUC7H3/FI2FS1FHWNUC7H3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/FS1F/HWNUC7H3/FI2FS1FHWNUC7H3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/FS1F/HWNUC7H3/FI2FS1FHWNUC7H3.SMALL.jpg hiattzhao This is a "secret site" acquired by Amazon.com to sell even more cheaper stuff!"
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:10:22 PDT
How to Build a Stool from One 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Stool-from-One-2x4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SMALL.jpg xbremer The following is a basic overview of how to build a three-legged stool from one eight-foot 2x4. This design pushes efficiency of material. Interestingly, the stools produced from one 2x4 tend to take on a character that is a caricature of the initial features that define the design... For instance, ...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 01:12:55 PDT
Cheap workshop stool on castors http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-workshop-stool-on-castors/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/IPRK/HTKXVA0C/FHVIPRKHTKXVA0C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/IPRK/HTKXVA0C/FHVIPRKHTKXVA0C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/IPRK/HTKXVA0C/FHVIPRKHTKXVA0C.SMALL.jpg Graham Lane I was given an old vacuum cleaner for my workshop.  Very soon I understood why!  The motor failed.  I was left with a stainless steel bin on wheels.  Needing a stool for my modelling workbench removed the unwanted bits.  I then cut two discs of 10mm plywood, one the diameter of the outside of the to...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 22:20:09 PDT
Cheap Macro-Softbox / Bouncer for external Flash / Speedlight (DSLR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Macro-Softbox-Bouncer-for-external-Flash-Spe/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SMALL.jpg confu Here´s a really quick and dirt-cheap way to modify an external flash for using it in macro-photography. An external flash (at least one mounted on the top of your camera) won´t help much trying to illuminate an object right in front of your lens. So you have to get it´s light to go where you need i...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:50:17 PDT
$30 Fiero Paint Job http://www.instructables.com/id/30-Fiero-Paint-Job/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/QV21/HRPBKCNN/FHCQV21HRPBKCNN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/QV21/HRPBKCNN/FHCQV21HRPBKCNN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/QV21/HRPBKCNN/FHCQV21HRPBKCNN.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I picked up this Fiero pretty cheap but it needed a windshield and plenty of bodywork. The A pillars were damaged from the tree that broke the windshield. After a couple of weeks and some fiberglass and Bondo I had it smooth but it needed some paint. I had read many articles about roller paint ...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 14:05:51 PST
Portable All-in-One Game Console Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-All-in-One-Game-Console-Box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/F4EJ/HRI8VOX6/FFGF4EJHRI8VOX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/F4EJ/HRI8VOX6/FFGF4EJHRI8VOX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/F4EJ/HRI8VOX6/FFGF4EJHRI8VOX6.SMALL.jpg nlane6 Building this portable all-in-one game console box was a great decision! Not only does it make it easy to transport, it also protects my game system and keeps it organized. This is just a description, view the complete Instructable here! Why build such a thing? Well, I was tired of having to unplu...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 11:20:50 PST
Quick Waterproof http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Waterproof/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/YMO8/HRI8R9QY/FS3YMO8HRI8R9QY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/YMO8/HRI8R9QY/FS3YMO8HRI8R9QY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/YMO8/HRI8R9QY/FS3YMO8HRI8R9QY.SMALL.jpg Survivorkidjr Use a hot glue gun and go around it. This is my first instructable. This one has cotton balls in petroleum jelly. You can do matches and all sorts of things.
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 14:31:15 PST
Arduino - Improved Poor Man's Oscilloscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Improved-Poor-Mans-Oscilloscope/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/D88I/HRBE3QPZ/F5AD88IHRBE3QPZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/D88I/HRBE3QPZ/F5AD88IHRBE3QPZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/D88I/HRBE3QPZ/F5AD88IHRBE3QPZ.SMALL.jpg jp_boardrides This Instructable continues the work presented here.  It provided a quick and easy way to turn your Arduino into an oscilloscope, though I found that usability was lacking.  I revamped the software this morning to allow for much better functionality and usability and have provided the new software h...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 09:54:15 PST
Video: Valentine's Day Crafts For Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Day-Crafts-For-Kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/FPBZ/HRBE3GUO/F55FPBZHRBE3GUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/FPBZ/HRBE3GUO/F55FPBZHRBE3GUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/FPBZ/HRBE3GUO/F55FPBZHRBE3GUO.SMALL.jpg Courtneyortega I show you three easy and inexpensive Valentines that you can make with your kids to give family and friends for Valentine's Day! Video by Courtney Ortega & Clif Bosler/Star-Telegram Photos by Ross Hailey/Star-Telegram
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 06:51:13 PST
How to Pick a Science Fair Project http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Pick-a-Science-Fair-Project/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/CLBE/HR3EQ0BA/FAACLBEHR3EQ0BA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/CLBE/HR3EQ0BA/FAACLBEHR3EQ0BA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/CLBE/HR3EQ0BA/FAACLBEHR3EQ0BA.SMALL.jpg scienceprojects 1. Make a list of topics that interest you such as renewable energy, electronics etc. 2. Research your options by going to sites such as http://www.householdscienceprojects.com and sciencetoymaker.org 3. Make another list of all of the projects that interest you. 4. Cross off projects that are too t...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 08:36:24 PST
DIY Picture Frame Bow Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Picture-Frame-Bow-Holder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MM3T/HR8VD12N/F4AMM3THR8VD12N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MM3T/HR8VD12N/F4AMM3THR8VD12N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MM3T/HR8VD12N/F4AMM3THR8VD12N.SMALL.jpg hilltopcustomdesigns Does your daughter have a TON of bows?? Mine does! This easy and very cheap DIY Projest for a Picture Frame Bow Holder will solve a lot of your bow storage issues while making some insanely cute wall art for her bedroom or bathroom at the same time! Before we begin on the how-to section, let me sta...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 16:44:27 PST
No Sew No Glue 1 Minute Magnetic Towels (with removable magnets) http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-No-Glue-1-Minute-Magnetic-Towels-with-remov/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/GDUW/HR0ASYUD/FMKGDUWHR0ASYUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/GDUW/HR0ASYUD/FMKGDUWHR0ASYUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/GDUW/HR0ASYUD/FMKGDUWHR0ASYUD.SMALL.jpg confu Stumbled upon those "Magnetowels": www.instructables.com/id/magnetic-tea-towels/ www.instructables.com/id/Magnetowel-magnetized-kitchen-towel/ Pretty neat idea! Solves almost all of my problems (at least those concerning kitchen towels). But: I want easily removable magnets, since I don´t want ...
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 10:30:19 PST
$30 Lightbox. http://www.instructables.com/id/30-Lightbox/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/L313/HPYIMW0H/F0QL313HPYIMW0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/L313/HPYIMW0H/F0QL313HPYIMW0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/L313/HPYIMW0H/F0QL313HPYIMW0H.SMALL.jpg ynotbegood2all Supplies Needed. 5meter LED strip $8 eBay 11x14 Shadow Box, $10 Michaels (for 2 right now) 11x14 Opaque Acrylic cut about $5-8 12V 500ma wall Plug. ($2-5) misc parts and tools. Wire (old phone cord) free or local 99cents only store. Power Switch Optional $1 All Electronics. Power Socket Option $0.5...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 17:46:07 PST
$18 PVC Laptop Stand with Keyboard/Mouse Slot http://www.instructables.com/id/18-PVC-Laptop-Stand-with-KeyboardMouse-Slot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/TGUO/HPMVGX3S/FWTTGUOHPMVGX3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/TGUO/HPMVGX3S/FWTTGUOHPMVGX3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/TGUO/HPMVGX3S/FWTTGUOHPMVGX3S.SMALL.jpg grantT Sometimes I use my desk for the computer and sometimes for other activities that require desk space, so I wanted a laptop stand with a convenient place to stow the keyboard and mouse when they're not in use. I thought about lots of different materials, and I decided to do PVC because it's cheap and...
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Wed, 25 Dec 2013 12:12:02 PST
30 Second Bookend http://www.instructables.com/id/30-Second-Bookend/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/QGPG/HOVUBPF1/F06QGPGHOVUBPF1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/QGPG/HOVUBPF1/F06QGPGHOVUBPF1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/QGPG/HOVUBPF1/F06QGPGHOVUBPF1.SMALL.jpg facklere I needed a bookend for my desk. I'm a college student. The solution? A coat hanger! No more books thrown all over the floor!
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 10:27:24 PST
The Ghetto Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ghetto-Chair/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/02FW/GKLJ5XQ7/FL402FWGKLJ5XQ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/02FW/GKLJ5XQ7/FL402FWGKLJ5XQ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/02FW/GKLJ5XQ7/FL402FWGKLJ5XQ7.SMALL.jpg MrShambles A completely free and environmentally friendly chair made from corrugated card-board. The chair is surprisingly strong, holding 100kg with ease. Simply get some boxes from your local supermarket loading depot, zip-tie them together to form a long strip. Then roll up the strip and tie together ti...
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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 13:11:47 PST
Jeff-A cheap and simple Ic robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeff-A-cheap-and-simple-Ic-robot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/G5SZ/HNM4BYEW/FDNG5SZHNM4BYEW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/G5SZ/HNM4BYEW/FDNG5SZHNM4BYEW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/G5SZ/HNM4BYEW/FDNG5SZHNM4BYEW.SMALL.jpg British Badger Jeff took 5 weeks to compete and is a simple IC robot. Jeff's main thing is the led headlights witch come on automatically when it is dark. It works by having what is called a current see sore witch when the current is higher on the Ldrs side compare to the Variable resistors side it puts power to c...
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 08:50:35 PST
Easy monopod (Monópode fácil) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-monopod-Monópode-fácil/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/TN19/HNE3UONZ/FABTN19HNE3UONZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/TN19/HNE3UONZ/FABTN19HNE3UONZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/TN19/HNE3UONZ/FABTN19HNE3UONZ.SMALL.jpg rimar2000 Siempre tuve el problema de que para sacar fotos y videos para Instructables me faltaba un trípode o algo así, que me sostuviera la cámara mientras yo trabajaba. Ayer me decidí a tratar de solucionar el problema, y construí este soporte articulado que me servirá para mostrar algunas cosas. Está hech...
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 16:29:02 PDT
Two DIY tools (dos herramientas caseras) http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-DIY-tools-dos-herramientas-caseras/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/C1QD/HN82KV9C/F6BC1QDHN82KV9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/C1QD/HN82KV9C/F6BC1QDHN82KV9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/C1QD/HN82KV9C/F6BC1QDHN82KV9C.SMALL.jpg rimar2000 Los que me conocen saben que mis proyectos son sin excepción fáciles, baratos y de baja tecnología. Lo cual no los desmerece sino que, al contrario, realza su utilidad. También es cierto que rara vez invento algo, por lo general tomo la idea de otro y la desarrollo a mi manera. En este caso me insp...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 19:28:48 PDT
Waste oil heater Spark http://www.instructables.com/id/Waste-oil-heater-Spark/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/NEVP/HN82O65R/FKWNEVPHN82O65R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/NEVP/HN82O65R/FKWNEVPHN82O65R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/NEVP/HN82O65R/FKWNEVPHN82O65R.SMALL.jpg kppteam The waste oil heater is small prefabricated stove perfect for premises to 50 sq/m. The so called Spark model is inspired by russian designs. Tested with reduced air flow it burns 400 ml of oil for 40 min. The burning chamber can handle up to 3 litres with one loading - 5 hours non stop working. You ...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 10:15:34 PDT
100 yen racks, multipurposed http://www.instructables.com/id/100-yen-racks-multipurposed/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/BNMY/HN3LW1VD/F2HBNMYHN3LW1VD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/BNMY/HN3LW1VD/F2HBNMYHN3LW1VD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/BNMY/HN3LW1VD/F2HBNMYHN3LW1VD.SMALL.jpg bluescrubby This is a pop-up shelf available in 100-yen stores in Japan.  I'm sure there are equivalents in stores around the world.  I have a couple in place in their intended configuration, but most of mine are upside-down... --used in a closet space to mount all internet hardware out of the way. The wall si...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 20:21:26 PDT
LED-Flashlight Improvements: powerful, non-blinding bike light, magnetic, rugged http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Flashlight-Improvements-powerful-non-blinding-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/6G7M/HMWW04OO/FSS6G7MHMWW04OO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/6G7M/HMWW04OO/FSS6G7MHMWW04OO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/6G7M/HMWW04OO/FSS6G7MHMWW04OO.SMALL.jpg confu A quality flashlight is always worth it´s money. I bought this for about 20 € sometimes ago (about 27 $, by now they are cheaper) and I don´t regret one single cent I spent on it. This one is a "Photonpump E7" and runs on 3 AAA standard batteries, but the modifications should work on models from o...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 15:42:57 PDT
How to make a cheap iPad stand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cheap-iPad-stand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/5KRD/HMVJHB9R/F655KRDHMVJHB9R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/5KRD/HMVJHB9R/F655KRDHMVJHB9R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/5KRD/HMVJHB9R/F655KRDHMVJHB9R.SMALL.jpg djkurtz92 Problem statement: I wanted an inexpensive iPad stand that didn't flop over when you touch the iPad. I love the Griffin protective case but it comes with a crappy stand. It's ok if you just want to prop up the iPad and look at it but if you touch the screen it just flops over. I didn't want to buy ...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 16:11:43 PDT
AND operator/Signal Combiner http://www.instructables.com/id/AND-operator/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/YYG2/HMVJH3U4/FAQYYG2HMVJH3U4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/YYG2/HMVJH3U4/FAQYYG2HMVJH3U4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/YYG2/HMVJH3U4/FAQYYG2HMVJH3U4.SMALL.jpg fahadshihab This is my new AND Operator (sorry, it can't recognise 0,0 as 1). I am using this project to build my 2-channel Radio control circuit which doesn't have any programmable ICs so it will cost only 12 dirhams. This circuit needs only one 'combined' signal which can be decoded by the receiver. The YouT...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 06:01:20 PDT
Life size Electric Chair for $8.00 http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-size-Electric-Chair-for-800/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GAKY/HMMF78J4/FYNGAKYHMMF78J4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GAKY/HMMF78J4/FYNGAKYHMMF78J4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GAKY/HMMF78J4/FYNGAKYHMMF78J4.SMALL.jpg matersgurl I always wanted a full size electric chair prop, but It was always such a huge expense and frankly quite a daunting task. This idea came to me while  planning our Annual Halloween Party theme...This year is "Escaped". I kept getting this vision of an escaped criminal in his last few minutes before ...
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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 11:50:43 PDT
Halloween Decor for Under $3.00 http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Decor-for-Under-300/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/OCBT/HMMF77YW/FFEOCBTHMMF77YW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/OCBT/HMMF77YW/FFEOCBTHMMF77YW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/OCBT/HMMF77YW/FFEOCBTHMMF77YW.SMALL.jpg matersgurl  I love Halloween and everything related to it, however the season can do a unwanted drain on the pocketbook if your not careful. Dollar stores are a great alternative, but sometimes the items can be a little bit cookie cutter. Here's a spin on 2 dollar store items that took me less than 5 mins, and...
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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 01:12:19 PDT
Cheap and simple beer pong/coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-simple-beer-pongcoffee-table/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/9OKE/HMMFCUJR/FUD9OKEHMMFCUJR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/9OKE/HMMFCUJR/FUD9OKEHMMFCUJR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/9OKE/HMMFCUJR/FUD9OKEHMMFCUJR.SMALL.jpg ilpug I'm a college student with college students for friends. Some of them have a house, and wanted a beer pong table. We were cheap, so we made this one. Materials: -Foam core door at a home center, pick the size you want. Make sure that it has a solid surface so the balls bounce well. 20$ or so at a h...
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Sun, 13 Oct 2013 16:29:37 PDT
Fast and free take-out costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-and-free-take-out-costume/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/OGKO/HMK7MHMC/FWYOGKOHMK7MHMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/OGKO/HMK7MHMC/FWYOGKOHMK7MHMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/OGKO/HMK7MHMC/FWYOGKOHMK7MHMC.SMALL.jpg traceyzarin Use a recycled box, tape, glue stick, string and leftovers from lunch to make a cute and easy costume! Cut two sides of a box, attach string, then tape on the decorations.
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Wed, 9 Oct 2013 16:06:29 PDT
Handle Mod For the Mora Classic #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Handle-Mod-For-the-Mora-Classic-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/EI9J/HLZRX8NN/F2JEI9JHLZRX8NN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/EI9J/HLZRX8NN/F2JEI9JHLZRX8NN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/EI9J/HLZRX8NN/F2JEI9JHLZRX8NN.SMALL.jpg Carmelite This instructable is just a few photos of how I modded the handle on my Mora classic #2. One of the pictures is before mod, which shows the red paint and elliptical handle shape. I didn't like how slippery the paint got when wet, so I sanded off the paint and carved the front half of the handle into...
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Sat, 28 Sep 2013 12:17:21 PDT
Dart Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Dart-Holder-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/4VRB/HLR2BSU2/FY94VRBHLR2BSU2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/4VRB/HLR2BSU2/FY94VRBHLR2BSU2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/4VRB/HLR2BSU2/FY94VRBHLR2BSU2.SMALL.jpg dh00118 This is a simple and effective way of storing a selection of darts in the home. All you need is a block of wood, a drill driver with 4mm drill bit, a counter sink, sandpaper bit and a way of clamping the wood down. Took me about 15-20 minutes. Firstly mark out where the darts will sit in the block...
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 01:52:34 PDT
mini jack 3.5 based wheel lightning DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/mini-jack-35-based-wheel-lightning-DIY/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/5ZIM/HLSH94FA/FEP5ZIMHLSH94FA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/5ZIM/HLSH94FA/FEP5ZIMHLSH94FA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/5ZIM/HLSH94FA/FEP5ZIMHLSH94FA.SMALL.jpg StasinG HI, I want to show you how I made bike wheel valve cap lightning  using mini jack 3.5 as base. It's realy cheap than the same stuff in store. And it's a very small but very COOL device for bike. Now everybody can see me riding a bike in the dark time. I made just one piece for rear wheel and I'm go...
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Sun, 22 Sep 2013 09:58:56 PDT
Drill press with Dremel flexshaft http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-press-with-Dremel-flexshaft/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/1CW7/HLSHDYKD/FBH1CW7HLSHDYKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/1CW7/HLSHDYKD/FBH1CW7HLSHDYKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/1CW7/HLSHDYKD/FBH1CW7HLSHDYKD.SMALL.jpg mmarkov I always wanted to have small drill press but I’m generally limited with space (my working area is around 0.5 square meters). Dremel workstation has a footprint of around 20x20cm and needs additional space for access. So I always had an idea to use flexshaft that I’ve got with Dremel tool. Component...
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Sun, 22 Sep 2013 05:25:26 PDT
Make almost any kite more FUN (super easy) drop device http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-almost-any-kite-more-FUN-super-easy-dr/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/IAF8/HLJUXU35/FLMIAF8HLJUXU35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/IAF8/HLJUXU35/FLMIAF8HLJUXU35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/IAF8/HLJUXU35/FLMIAF8HLJUXU35.SMALL.jpg gadget-man Here I have posted an instructable video on making a device that is pulled up the kite string that will drop any thing that you want from the kite as long as it  can be pushed up the string by the wind. It will then slide back down the string for reloading. So just click the video below and start ...
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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 20:26:21 PDT
Herramienta útil (useful tool) http://www.instructables.com/id/Herramienta-útil-useful-tool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2R27/HLJVE3BE/F2N2R27HLJVE3BE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2R27/HLJVE3BE/F2N2R27HLJVE3BE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2R27/HLJVE3BE/F2N2R27HLJVE3BE.SMALL.jpg rimar2000 Cuando corté las duelas para mi primer bol con su tapa, hecho con mi método, tuve errores de medición debido a la dificultad de medir con cierta aproximación los ángulos involucrados. La cosa se solucionó eliminando una duela en el caso del cuerpo, y agregando media duela en el caso de la tapa. Hay ...
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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 19:39:44 PDT
Dress Shoes foam-foil insole http://www.instructables.com/id/Dress-Shoes-foam-foil-insole/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/X59N/HKZ9M1NC/FUGX59NHKZ9M1NC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/X59N/HKZ9M1NC/FUGX59NHKZ9M1NC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/X59N/HKZ9M1NC/FUGX59NHKZ9M1NC.SMALL.jpg usbdevice I hate washing socks so I've gone sockless for some time now. As most of you know, going sockless means having your feet sweat into the shoes original insole therefore creating awful smell after a while. I use dress shoes for work everyday, and i have to come up with a solution. So I bought differe...
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Tue, 3 Sep 2013 08:12:00 PDT
My Portal Gun Is Finished! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Portal-Gun-Is-Finished/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/KZ0E/HKPXB2LZ/FUCKZ0EHKPXB2LZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/KZ0E/HKPXB2LZ/FUCKZ0EHKPXB2LZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/KZ0E/HKPXB2LZ/FUCKZ0EHKPXB2LZ.SMALL.jpg JesusGeek After weeks of work (mainly school), I have finally finished my portal gun!!! A few hours every now and then. It's hard to believe that I made this awesome thing for under 5$!!! Holy @&$#&;@)&;&7#2 :-) that's cheap!!! NOTE: I am not wearing glasses to look cool, I am protecting my identity as it is...
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:52:11 PDT
Scuffed pleather office chair repair with nail polish! http://www.instructables.com/id/Scuffed-pleather-office-chair-repair-with-nail-pol/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/VM1P/HI3TQ2CX/FH6VM1PHI3TQ2CX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/VM1P/HI3TQ2CX/FH6VM1PHI3TQ2CX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/VM1P/HI3TQ2CX/FH6VM1PHI3TQ2CX.SMALL.jpg wetnap Budget pleather "Black bonded leather upholstery" is commonly found at big box office stores, and has one major flaw, it scuffs easily, and when it does, you see the white fabric backing which contrasts against the black pleather.  I had to find a cheap and flexible repair "paint" to cover these scu...
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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 22:38:15 PDT
Low Budget Kiddy Light Sabers http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Budget-Kiddy-Light-Sabers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/GXJ7/HI3TRDKY/FIBGXJ7HI3TRDKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/GXJ7/HI3TRDKY/FIBGXJ7HI3TRDKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/GXJ7/HI3TRDKY/FIBGXJ7HI3TRDKY.SMALL.jpg jm.d. A few weeks ago i was asked/ volunteered to make a low budget but functional prop of Star Wars. Total cost of items i had to buy 13 bucks ( for 2 sabers) the rest were things i had already. Ma First instructable so be gentle ^_^   
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 23:04:35 PDT
Knex minecraft sword. Post? http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-minecraft-sword-Post/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/B3YJ/HI3QDMPC/FMLB3YJHI3QDMPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/B3YJ/HI3QDMPC/FMLB3YJHI3QDMPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/B3YJ/HI3QDMPC/FMLB3YJHI3QDMPC.SMALL.jpg cobramaster205 i made this when i was bored one day. should i post? leave a comment
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 21:11:41 PDT
Knex dual knives http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-dual-knives/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/X7DH/HI3QDMQ8/F64X7DHHI3QDMQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/X7DH/HI3QDMQ8/F64X7DHHI3QDMQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/X7DH/HI3QDMQ8/F64X7DHHI3QDMQ8.SMALL.jpg cobramaster205 I made this one day when i was bored. should i post?  leave a comment.
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 21:11:40 PDT
$1 homemade DIY baby mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/1-homemade-DIY-baby-mobile/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/3NO2/HHMI6UU0/FLT3NO2HHMI6UU0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/3NO2/HHMI6UU0/FLT3NO2HHMI6UU0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/3NO2/HHMI6UU0/FLT3NO2HHMI6UU0.SMALL.jpg bluescrubby So in a web search for a DIY baby mobile, all I was able to find were handmade mobiles available for sale.  In addition, many of the ones on the market feature elephants or fish or whatever ... but hung as if to be viewed from the side, not from the bottom! Here is my $1 brain-enhancing, neuron-pru...
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Sat, 8 Jun 2013 01:12:26 PDT
Steal the Bacon Game with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Steal-the-Bacon-Game-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/CBJA/HH2VYI2J/FIACBJAHH2VYI2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/CBJA/HH2VYI2J/FIACBJAHH2VYI2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/CBJA/HH2VYI2J/FIACBJAHH2VYI2J.SMALL.jpg JSTArollin This is what you will need to make an Arduino powered steal the bacon game: 10x      LEDs 11x      330 Ohm Resistors 1x        10k Ohm Resistor 1x        Button 1x        Switch 1x        Buzzer 19x      Jumper Wires 1x        Breadboard or Perfboard 1x        Arduino Mega 2560 or Arduino Uno This...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 14:30:11 PDT
6 LED Pendulum with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/6-LED-Pendulum-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/8WV4/HH2W0RKA/FAT8WV4HH2W0RKA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/8WV4/HH2W0RKA/FAT8WV4HH2W0RKA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/8WV4/HH2W0RKA/FAT8WV4HH2W0RKA.SMALL.jpg JSTArollin This is what you need to make a 6 LED Pendulum with Arduino: 6x     LEDS 6x     330 Ohm Resistors 7x     Jumper Wires 1x     Breadboard or Perfboard 1x     Arduino Uno or Arduino Mega 2560 This project does not take long to do at all. This is the code that I used: int led1 = 13; int led2 = 12; i...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 13:45:33 PDT
Minor Knife Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Minor-Knife-Restoration/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/H4BA/HH2W0APF/F6HH4BAHH2W0APF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/H4BA/HH2W0APF/F6HH4BAHH2W0APF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/H4BA/HH2W0APF/F6HH4BAHH2W0APF.SMALL.jpg sabre1136 This is an Instructable on how to do a few cosmetic changes to change your $10 yard sale knife into a real dandy. I am using a pretty rough off Bowie Knife but these steps are pretty much universal for any stainless blade with a wooden handle. This includes removing rust, staining, creating a new ...
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Fri, 31 May 2013 14:08:01 PDT
5x2 LED Matrix with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/5x2-LED-Matrix-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/P9AF/HH2VXV6S/FEIP9AFHH2VXV6S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/P9AF/HH2VXV6S/FEIP9AFHH2VXV6S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/P9AF/HH2VXV6S/FEIP9AFHH2VXV6S.SMALL.jpg JSTArollin To make this 5x2 LED Matrix you need the following: 12x    Jumper Wires 10x    LEDs 10x    330 Ohm Resistors 1x      Breadboard or Perfboard 1x      Arduino Uno or Arduino Mega 2560 This is a very easy and quick project. It takes about 30 minutes to do. This is the code that I used: /*   Blink  ...
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Fri, 31 May 2013 10:13:51 PDT
Virtual Dice using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Virtual-Dice-using-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8FDL/HH2VYBXO/F998FDLHH2VYBXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8FDL/HH2VYBXO/F998FDLHH2VYBXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8FDL/HH2VYBXO/F998FDLHH2VYBXO.SMALL.jpg JSTArollin This is a virtual dice. It requires the following items: 10x     Jumper Wires 7x       LEDs 7x       330 Ohm Resistors 1x       10k Ohm Resistor 1x       Button 1x       Breadboard or Perfboard 1x       Arduino Mega 2560 or Arduino Uno This project takes about 30 minutes to an hour to make. This ...
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Thu, 30 May 2013 10:49:59 PDT
Easiest green fertilizer for free http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-green-fertilizer-for-free/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/C6P5/HH2VJPQ9/F60C6P5HH2VJPQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/C6P5/HH2VJPQ9/F60C6P5HH2VJPQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/C6P5/HH2VJPQ9/F60C6P5HH2VJPQ9.SMALL.jpg Peter11235 The best "food" for plants are plants themselves! If they grow, they have to have the things they need (of course). Thats how it works in the nature: plants take nutrients from dirt, and then leaves (and sometimes whole trees) containing them fall to the ground and so the nutrients are back in the d...
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Tue, 28 May 2013 12:58:09 PDT
CHEAP DIY CNC ! http://www.instructables.com/id/CHEAP-DIY-CNC-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/W42M/HH2VLHP0/F3WW42MHH2VLHP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/W42M/HH2VLHP0/F3WW42MHH2VLHP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/W42M/HH2VLHP0/F3WW42MHH2VLHP0.SMALL.jpg siemenwauters HI there reader... My name is Siemen and i am from belguim. In this second instructable ill show you how i make my CNC 2.0. This will be a step by step guide which you can follow complete with plans. At the moment i write this only the designing and ordering of the parts is done. more steps will be...
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Sun, 26 May 2013 14:39:03 PDT
DIY LiPo Li-Ion battery charger from old cellphone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LiPo-Lion-battery-charger-from-old-cellphone/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/TQRQ/HH2VMX7R/F2ITQRQHH2VMX7R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/TQRQ/HH2VMX7R/F2ITQRQHH2VMX7R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/TQRQ/HH2VMX7R/F2ITQRQHH2VMX7R.SMALL.jpg tutdude98 Do you need LiPo or Li-Ion charger but new one or kit is just too expensive? Well i got same problem and they can cost up to 20$ Luckly i got old phone and it have integrated charging circuit which i need It can charge 1 LiPo or Li-Ion battery and since i removed battery that is used to remember dat...
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Sun, 26 May 2013 00:31:15 PDT
Screen door from reclaimed door jambs http://www.instructables.com/id/Screen-door-from-reclaimed-door-jambs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/GDKP/HKBG739P/F5AGDKPHKBG739P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/GDKP/HKBG739P/F5AGDKPHKBG739P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/GDKP/HKBG739P/F5AGDKPHKBG739P.SMALL.jpg Stone_UFO I decided to use couple peices from a mahogany door jamb i picked up from the re-store for a couple bucks ( $2 and $5). The jointery is basic half lap with some walnut inlays/pins to come. I just thought it was kinda a fun idea, ripped out of an old house only to be made into a door again. lol
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Mon, 20 May 2013 10:29:43 PDT