Instructables: exploring - photos http://www.instructables.com Sun, 23 Nov 2014 21:11:02 PST BLOX v1.01 Pulsing LEDs to activate CCO http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulsing-LEDs-to-activate-CCO/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/A6AQ/HM8DLW8Z/FATA6AQHM8DLW8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/A6AQ/HM8DLW8Z/FATA6AQHM8DLW8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/A6AQ/HM8DLW8Z/FATA6AQHM8DLW8Z.SMALL.jpg zawy Rather than filing a patent or letting my ideas to be patented by someone else, I can use this instructable system as a 3rd party to publish a creative common idea and time-stamp it.  And it is certainly an instructable as I want others to be able to have the intellectual property freedom to use thi...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 09:58:54 PDT
Cowboy boot wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Cowboy-boot-wallet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/MODN/I0VP22PR/FI5MODNI0VP22PR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/MODN/I0VP22PR/FI5MODNI0VP22PR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/MODN/I0VP22PR/FI5MODNI0VP22PR.SMALL.jpg Master Beorn If you have read my other instructables, you will have recognized that I have a bit of a time throwing things away.  It's just not in my nature to let something with inherent remaining value be thrown into a landfill. I have also been a leather worker for some time,  and this project seemed a natura...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:42:13 PDT
Firewood rack using no tools http://www.instructables.com/id/No-tools-firewood-rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/XQLJ/HH2VMDY6/FEMXQLJHH2VMDY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/XQLJ/HH2VMDY6/FEMXQLJHH2VMDY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/XQLJ/HH2VMDY6/FEMXQLJHH2VMDY6.SMALL.jpg clasof56 Building a no-tools-needed firewood rack A stable, strong, easily-movable, cheap firewood rack is a thought-provoking project.  This is what i have used for years and it works extremely well. It holds a face-cord of heavy, wet wood with no problem. This is what you need:      2 or 3 concrete block...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:11:47 PDT
Brown Sugar Substitute | Make Brown Sugar at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Brown-Sugar-Substitute-Make-Brown-Sugar-at-Home/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1IJJ/HZSTC5NE/FYN1IJJHZSTC5NE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1IJJ/HZSTC5NE/FYN1IJJHZSTC5NE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1IJJ/HZSTC5NE/FYN1IJJHZSTC5NE.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo So you're itching to bake up a batch of world-class chocolate chip cookies, when you realize you're out of brown sugar! Now what?  Is there a substitute for brown sugar? No problem - make your own brown sugar at home with this stupid-easy recipe.  In fact, this is even better than the stuff you buy ...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 15:02:42 PDT
Knex Revolver http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Revolver-27/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/BZTX/HYWT3H7A/FFJBZTXHYWT3H7A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/BZTX/HYWT3H7A/FFJBZTXHYWT3H7A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/BZTX/HYWT3H7A/FFJBZTXHYWT3H7A.SMALL.jpg Blue Mullet 2 Here is my official Knex revolver, it was suppose to be a colt Python, but I decided to build a basic template design instead. My first revolver attempt *can be seen here* wasn't really that good. I didn't like the structure or its internals. Which was why I decided to build this one for its repla...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:24:39 PDT
How to move Raspberry Pi rootfs to another drive/partition? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-move-Raspberry-Pi-rootfs-to-another-drivepa/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/FBN8/HN2R9TG2/FNPFBN8HN2R9TG2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/FBN8/HN2R9TG2/FNPFBN8HN2R9TG2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/FBN8/HN2R9TG2/FNPFBN8HN2R9TG2.SMALL.jpg mikroskeem Hi again! Today i show how to move Raspberry Pi rootfs to another drive/partition You need:   - External device(min 2GB free)   - Time   - A little knowledge of (Arch) Linux I think EXT4 burns SD card too much(SD cards have limited write/delete), so i decided to make copy of my Raspberry pi root fil...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 02:23:17 PDT
curved cabinets automotive finish. http://www.instructables.com/id/curved-cabinets/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/178G/HAQ373A1/FQF178GHAQ373A1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/178G/HAQ373A1/FQF178GHAQ373A1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/178G/HAQ373A1/FQF178GHAQ373A1.SMALL.jpg niall mc I made these cabinets for a woman living in downtown LA. She went to Barcelona and the gaudi house, and wanted a more modern look to cabinets in her studio the client loved the curves of gaudi design. The build: Photo #2  I marked the full profile of the cabinets on 1/2" plywood then cut out the te...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 08:06:50 PDT
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
Minecraft Torch Bookmark Book Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Torch-Bookmark-Book-Light/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/UIWY/HW0FUZJ4/FTTUIWYHW0FUZJ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/UIWY/HW0FUZJ4/FTTUIWYHW0FUZJ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/UIWY/HW0FUZJ4/FTTUIWYHW0FUZJ4.SMALL.jpg micreatespace Materials: Stainless thin conductive thread (2-ply) Felt squares in Brown, Dark Brown, Yellow & Gold (or whatever colors you like) LilyPad LED Board (we used Yellow) LilyPad Coin Cell Battery Holder with on/off switch Coin Cell Batter CR2032 Liquid Stitch Glue Needle ...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 15:23:40 PDT
Window to the Night (Night Vision) http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-to-the-Night/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SMALL.gif mackintoshlinessless The idea of having a night vision device as a child was unthinkable! Only a few years ago, instructions came out on the internet to make this child-hood fantasy a reality. I decided to make my own! This instructable below won't go into detail on the makings (there are numerous sources and dedicated ...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 20:37:19 PDT
3D Printed USB Backup Powerbank http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-USB-Backup-Powerbank/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/Z2CL/HSTP16JS/F11Z2CLHSTP16JS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/Z2CL/HSTP16JS/F11Z2CLHSTP16JS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/Z2CL/HSTP16JS/F11Z2CLHSTP16JS.SMALL.jpg project3dprint Visit www.project3dprint.com to download the STL files and order the electronics kit for this project!  Then watch the instructional video on how to assemble it all together! Never run out of battery again! This easy to print and assemble USB Backup Powerbank comes with a 2200mAh lithium-ion ba...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 09:07:06 PDT
3D Printed Portable Laptop Cooler Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Portable-Laptop-Cooler-Pad/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/VZNL/HSTP1EU7/FT3VZNLHSTP1EU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/VZNL/HSTP1EU7/FT3VZNLHSTP1EU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/VZNL/HSTP1EU7/FT3VZNLHSTP1EU7.SMALL.jpg project3dprint Visit www.project3dprint.com to download the STL files and order the electronics kit for this project!  Then watch the instructional video on how to assemble it all together! This clever little laptop cooler is ultra portable and easy to use. Perfect for traveling and even everyday use. It feat...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 09:06:52 PDT
3D Printed Wireless iPhone Charger & Case http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wireless-iPhone-Charger/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/QMWW/HUDEPLA6/F8FQMWWHUDEPLA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/QMWW/HUDEPLA6/F8FQMWWHUDEPLA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/QMWW/HUDEPLA6/F8FQMWWHUDEPLA6.SMALL.jpg project3dprint Visit www.project3dprint.com to download the STL files and order the electronics kit for this project!  Then watch the instructional video on how to assemble it all together! No more annoying charger cables connected to your iPhone!   This wireless iPhone charger is the perfect gadget to keep o...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 09:06:23 PDT
Dwarven costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Dwarven-costume/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/OE38/HVNV5PTH/FT6OE38HVNV5PTH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/OE38/HVNV5PTH/FT6OE38HVNV5PTH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/OE38/HVNV5PTH/FT6OE38HVNV5PTH.SMALL.jpg Eldalote Hi!  I want to present you my battle dwarven costume. I made it for the biggest live action role playing battle in Czech Republic which was inspired by a Hobbit from J.R.R. Tolkien. It is supposed to be some kind of a guide for people who makes costume of dwarf for some halloween party, larp, etc :)...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 09:51:01 PDT
Dwarven beard http://www.instructables.com/id/Dwarven-beard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/RTTM/HVCUR4EQ/FJ5RTTMHVCUR4EQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/RTTM/HVCUR4EQ/FJ5RTTMHVCUR4EQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/RTTM/HVCUR4EQ/FJ5RTTMHVCUR4EQ.SMALL.jpg Eldalote Hi! Today I'm gonna show you, how to make a real looking beard. I made them for a biggest larp battle in Czech Republic called Battle of five armies which is inspired by Hobbit (the book, not the movie!)  You will need: - oakum - fabrics - rubber band - thread and needle, scissors - paper and pen...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 04:53:42 PDT
Ailettes http://www.instructables.com/id/Ailettes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/AOYJ/HV3Q75GA/FY3AOYJHV3Q75GA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/AOYJ/HV3Q75GA/FY3AOYJHV3Q75GA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/AOYJ/HV3Q75GA/FY3AOYJHV3Q75GA.SMALL.jpg Eldalote Ailettes is a French word for "little wings". Ailettes are something between shoulder armor, shield and blazon. They were made from the wood and covered with leather and/or fabrics with painted heraldics. They could have been in almost every shape, but they were often just rectangles. As I made them...
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Tue, 13 May 2014 08:22:59 PDT
A guide to making a display octopus for your jewelry. http://www.instructables.com/id/A-guide-to-making-a-display-octopus-for-your-jewel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/BY8R/HV0OU6DM/F0ZBY8RHV0OU6DM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/BY8R/HV0OU6DM/F0ZBY8RHV0OU6DM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/BY8R/HV0OU6DM/F0ZBY8RHV0OU6DM.SMALL.jpg lreale This is Octavia, she is one of my jewelry displays for our Farmer's Market. She looks good just hanging out at home, or working at the market!  Materials I used: Paper towel tube, aluminum foil, masking tape, plaster cast, old dictionary pages, flour, glue, water, hemp paper, gesso, paint, acrylic ...
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Sat, 10 May 2014 17:50:10 PDT
Tie Dye: "Fire" Veil http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-Dye-Fire-Veil/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/GZ7O/HV0KYTZ0/F19GZ7OHV0KYTZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/GZ7O/HV0KYTZ0/F19GZ7OHV0KYTZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/GZ7O/HV0KYTZ0/F19GZ7OHV0KYTZ0.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam I got a semicircular veil from Dharma Trading Co.  and decided to dye it to look like fire. I wanted to make an arc of dye to match my fabric's shape. So I asked my friend Danger is my middle name for some dye help. She taught me some really cool tricks, and I wanted to share them with you. The fir...
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Sat, 10 May 2014 17:25:45 PDT
Pink Carnation Pixie Brooch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pink-Carnation-Pixie-Brooch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/62B5/HUYBFNN2/F1I62B5HUYBFNN2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/62B5/HUYBFNN2/F1I62B5HUYBFNN2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/62B5/HUYBFNN2/F1I62B5HUYBFNN2.SMALL.jpg wendylynns paper whims This altered poker chip brooch was made from a poker chip I picked up at the thrift store. I used mod podge to attach a paper punched circle from a damaged book into the inverted center of the chip. I then sponged on two coats of gesso to prepare a base. I further altered the color with pink acrylic...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 05:38:10 PDT
STARGATE SG1 Props for Pulp's Toys Shop at Paris http://www.instructables.com/id/STARGATE-SG1-Props-for-Pulps-Toys-Shop-at-Paris/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UKYE/HUAB1JZK/FTNUKYEHUAB1JZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UKYE/HUAB1JZK/FTNUKYEHUAB1JZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UKYE/HUAB1JZK/FTNUKYEHUAB1JZK.SMALL.jpg Tofu Props and Play Manufacturing of the prototype of STAGATE SG1 Realization of a 3D model of the shop for a picture of the depiction finished shop + STARGATE with shop window Installation of a door of the stars of the series Stargate in the store " PULP'S TOYS " 9 kicks Dante Paris
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Fri, 9 May 2014 00:43:53 PDT
Motor Skills Learning Music Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Skills-Learning-Music-Box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/FWU0/HUL8X6AL/F22FWU0HUL8X6AL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/FWU0/HUL8X6AL/F22FWU0HUL8X6AL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/FWU0/HUL8X6AL/F22FWU0HUL8X6AL.SMALL.jpg brigidrose The Project: Beyonce in a box is a cause and effect toy project that we embarked on during our Assistive Technology (AT) class at NYU. It was initiated by Alex Truesdell, an Occupational Therapist, who is also the founding director of Adaptive Design Association (ADA). Alex was keen to develop a ca...
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Tue, 6 May 2014 12:35:51 PDT
Sesame Honey Bites http://www.instructables.com/id/Sesame-Honey-Bites/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/AV05/HUUXFPW8/FTAAV05HUUXFPW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/AV05/HUUXFPW8/FTAAV05HUUXFPW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/AV05/HUUXFPW8/FTAAV05HUUXFPW8.SMALL.jpg savynaturalista Sesame Honey Bites Recipe: 1 cup almond flour ½ cup coco powder 4 tbsps. honey 2 tbsps. almond milk ½ cup sesame seeds Recipe Directions: In medium bowl mix almond flour and coco powder until the mixture is combined. Add honey to flour mixture and combine until the dough becomes sticky. Add almond m...
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Tue, 6 May 2014 08:03:48 PDT
Sash and Brooch by diyheart.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Sash-and-Brooch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/SLFE/HUU1JBOV/F9PSLFEHUU1JBOV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/SLFE/HUU1JBOV/F9PSLFEHUU1JBOV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/SLFE/HUU1JBOV/F9PSLFEHUU1JBOV.SMALL.jpg diyheartwedding Make a beautiful sash for your dress by simply adding a crystal brooch to a pretty, medium sized ribbon.  Add more decorative crystal pieces with craft glue if you would like a more ornate look. For more wedding DIY, please visit www.diyheart.com
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Mon, 5 May 2014 20:17:43 PDT
Nettle Omelette http://www.instructables.com/id/Nettle-Omelette/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/E9IZ/HUTNFTP2/F4EE9IZHUTNFTP2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/E9IZ/HUTNFTP2/F4EE9IZHUTNFTP2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/E9IZ/HUTNFTP2/F4EE9IZHUTNFTP2.SMALL.jpg scooterdad Here is my simple recipe for Nettle Omelette Its totally yummy and I tested it out on my son who said it was ok so thumbs up there :) Ingredients: 2 large Eggs. 1 small Onion. hand full of fresh young nettle tips. Ensure they are picked up from high up away from where dogs do their business. Butt...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 11:33:56 PDT
Wasted http://www.instructables.com/id/Wasted/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/file/SKP.gif http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/file/SKP.gif becca_eliza In this project, we created a fun twist off of Settlers of Catan to promote sustainability through composting, recycling, and reusing. This is a game where players work together to prevent the board from becoming a wasteland.  Things you need:  - Birch Plywood - Paper - Stain/Paint - Dice  Tools U...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 11:32:12 PDT
How I made a robot- D.S http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-made-a-robot-DS/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/D4I1/HUTNMPG7/FUCD4I1HUTNMPG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/D4I1/HUTNMPG7/FUCD4I1HUTNMPG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/D4I1/HUTNMPG7/FUCD4I1HUTNMPG7.SMALL.jpg Dipanjan This is a tribute to my teacher- D.S Sir. Building a robot can be complex,and explaining each and every details is almost impossible. So I thought why don't I show you actually how I built the bot. At first lets take a look at some pictures and videos- When I was about to build the bot, ho...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 11:13:12 PDT
Portal Companion Cube Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Portal-Companion-Cube-Cake/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/RRFQ/HUQ775H8/FVJRRFQHUQ775H8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/RRFQ/HUQ775H8/FVJRRFQHUQ775H8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/RRFQ/HUQ775H8/FVJRRFQHUQ775H8.SMALL.jpg NicoShanks Hello lovely people  I decided to make a companion cube birthday cake for someone a couple years back. Essentially a 4 layered square cake of varying flavours  with icing to look like a companion cube. its a bit messy because my icing was a little watery, easily fixed by adding more icing sugar pr...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 13:29:19 PDT
How to twirl a baton http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-twirl-a-baton/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/PHZR/HUO8WB21/FFBPHZRHUO8WB21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/PHZR/HUO8WB21/FFBPHZRHUO8WB21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/PHZR/HUO8WB21/FFBPHZRHUO8WB21.SMALL.jpg torialynn154 I was a Majorette in high school and twirling a baton is one of my favorite things to do. I am going to show how to do a few tricks with the baton and put them all together. WARNING: DO NOT DO THIS INSIDE! Materials Needed: -baton Step 1: Flat Spin To start this, grab the baton in the middle wi...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 09:41:55 PDT
DeLorean BTTF Inspired Papercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/DeLorean-BTTF-Inspired-Papercraft/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/L807/HUOP9K41/FNUL807HUOP9K41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/L807/HUOP9K41/FNUL807HUOP9K41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/L807/HUOP9K41/FNUL807HUOP9K41.SMALL.jpg visualspicer Having been born in the 80s, some of my favorite childhood memories include watching Back To The Future. After completing my time machine I’ve gone back to the past at 88 miles per hour to create a papercraft set inspired by this epic movie trilogy and the iconic DeLorean DMC-12 car. Time Machine le...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 23:01:01 PDT
R2-D2-AE2 Life-size Papercraft Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/R2-D2-AE2-Life-size-Papercraft-Droid/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/F1QL/HUOP9845/F81F1QLHUOP9845.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/F1QL/HUOP9845/F81F1QLHUOP9845.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/F1QL/HUOP9845/F81F1QLHUOP9845.SMALL.jpg visualspicer Every nerd or sci-fi fan needs a life-size R2-D2 in his home… check, done. This paper droid made entirely of recyclable paper stands at 3.25ft (99cm) tall, weighing 7lb (3.2kg). Just like his little brother, he is also quiet and well behaved. The “AE2” in the name is derived from the Architectu...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 22:22:32 PDT
Telescopic horn http://www.instructables.com/id/Telecopic-horn/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/7UV2/HUNWXW4W/FEY7UV2HUNWXW4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/7UV2/HUNWXW4W/FEY7UV2HUNWXW4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/7UV2/HUNWXW4W/FEY7UV2HUNWXW4W.SMALL.jpg madyot very easy and efficiante telecopic horn playable as didgeridoo or alpen horn.... for a horn from 0,15 to around 3 meter long make a roll of plastic shock (thermoformable) thickness: 0,5 mm high 15 to 17 cm lengh: around 10 meters a rubber band Roll it with a inner diameter of 5 cm put the rubber a...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 14:44:32 PDT
Computer Case Mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Case-Mods-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/I87E/HUNWX6DG/FDWI87EHUNWX6DG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/I87E/HUNWX6DG/FDWI87EHUNWX6DG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/I87E/HUNWX6DG/FDWI87EHUNWX6DG.SMALL.jpg Jords001 Just a collection of the modding I've done a long the years of owning computers.
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Thu, 1 May 2014 12:14:44 PDT
Imitation bedhead http://www.instructables.com/id/Imitation-bedhead/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/0K3I/HUNWX1TT/FKM0K3IHUNWX1TT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/0K3I/HUNWX1TT/FKM0K3IHUNWX1TT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/0K3I/HUNWX1TT/FKM0K3IHUNWX1TT.SMALL.jpg Jords001 I bought a bed that didn't have a bedhead/end and it didn't quite feel right so I originally worked up one with some cardboard then later used some MDF. I think it turned out pretty good in the end :).
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Thu, 1 May 2014 11:47:36 PDT
Voltaic Systems Build Night - Wireless Wiki http://www.instructables.com/id/Voltaic-Systems-Build-Night-Wireless-Wiki/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/T5Q5/HUMTN3VO/F5QT5Q5HUMTN3VO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/T5Q5/HUMTN3VO/F5QT5Q5HUMTN3VO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/T5Q5/HUMTN3VO/F5QT5Q5HUMTN3VO.SMALL.jpg AssentWorks Voltaic Systems Build Night Our makerspace submitted two concepts for the Voltaic Systems Build Night. The first concept was an automated battery charger that cycles through AA or AAA rechargeable batteries processing each battery, the second concept was a wireless wiki that could be accessed by ne...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 23:21:54 PDT
Simple Book Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Style-Book-Shelf/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/L659/HUMTN4SR/FMUL659HUMTN4SR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/L659/HUMTN4SR/FMUL659HUMTN4SR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/L659/HUMTN4SR/FMUL659HUMTN4SR.SMALL.jpg asifshiraz This is a simple Ikea style bookshelf. I made it at TechShop (http://techshop.ws/). Here are the instructions. 1. Take some flat pine boards, available at homedepot and lowes 1' x 8'. 2. Take a ruler and mark the lengths at which we will cut them. I cut it into four 1' x 2.5' and and two 1' x 3.75'...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:44:04 PDT
Making a long handled Putty Knife TECH SHOP Detroit http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-long-handled-Putty-Knife-TECH-SHOP-Detroi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/0E2S/HUMTNLD1/F4D0E2SHUMTNLD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/0E2S/HUMTNLD1/F4D0E2SHUMTNLD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/0E2S/HUMTNLD1/F4D0E2SHUMTNLD1.SMALL.jpg oh-techshop-2day Making a Putty Knife TECH SHOP Detroit Welded a flat screwdriver to a small piece of sheet metal (was a gasket scraper) and further TIG welded a larger blade to it to make a sturdy long handled putty knife to use in hard to reach places.
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:20:26 PDT
Pathfinder Goblin Mask (2014) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pathfinder-Goblin-Mask-2014/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/99ZZ/HUMSAKJ6/FQ199ZZHUMSAKJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/99ZZ/HUMSAKJ6/FQ199ZZHUMSAKJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/99ZZ/HUMSAKJ6/FQ199ZZHUMSAKJ6.SMALL.jpg Lango84 This is a mask of Goblin from the Pathfinder board game series. It was made for a gaming café located in the neighbourhood of NDG in Montréal, Canada. Given that it's a café, a detachable mustache and cabby hat were added.  I have written a step by step for a previous mask, which could be used to c...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 21:23:48 PDT
Artistic Industrial lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Artistic-Industrial-lighting/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/E9JM/HUMSA26V/F31E9JMHUMSA26V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/E9JM/HUMSA26V/F31E9JMHUMSA26V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/E9JM/HUMSA26V/F31E9JMHUMSA26V.SMALL.jpg Creative-Ideas https://markbrowne.see.me My art has a tendency to lean more towards design. One of my favorite artist is M. C. Escher. I like the use of perspective in his work and I try to incorporate that into my art/designs. Being born with only one good eye and my lack of perspective. May have played a part ...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 17:10:26 PDT
Aliens Ripley with Pulse Rifle http://www.instructables.com/id/Aliens-Ripley-with-Pulse-Rifle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/9BPE/HUMS9NPD/FGW9BPEHUMS9NPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/9BPE/HUMS9NPD/FGW9BPEHUMS9NPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/9BPE/HUMS9NPD/FGW9BPEHUMS9NPD.SMALL.jpg darcy3529 Make Way for  Lt.Ellen Ripley from Aliens!         This costume is my latest creation. Most of the costume is thrift store clothing that I  put together.  I was fortunate to find an assortment that worked together. For the staining I used coffee, soda and shoe polish. I also misted the entire costum...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 12:05:45 PDT
Elizabeth Bathory's Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Elizabeth-Bathorys-Pencil-Holder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/XR62/HUM3LM6N/FWQXR62HUM3LM6N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/XR62/HUM3LM6N/FWQXR62HUM3LM6N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/XR62/HUM3LM6N/FWQXR62HUM3LM6N.SMALL.jpg Kozmicblues69 I had for a long while a tin can on my desk waiting to be converted into something nice. Yesterday I had an idea! I remembered Elizabeth Bathory, the Hungarian bloody countess! And I started thinking of making something related to her... and here's the result! I don't have pictures of the process b...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 11:29:12 PDT
DIY High Current Measurement http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-High-Current-Measurement/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/W9PQ/HUOPATRJ/FDPW9PQHUOPATRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/W9PQ/HUOPATRJ/FDPW9PQHUOPATRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/W9PQ/HUOPATRJ/FDPW9PQHUOPATRJ.SMALL.jpg abu7li HI, here is how you can make high Current Shunts for your meter you can watch the movie in bellow link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhQgVOTdIdo&index=6&list=PL-DYRTx2yMmnM4w-YxNGwRg30SBGrpSpF   for up-to-date contents, you can follow me and subscribe in my channels: http://www.youtube.com/use...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 09:45:35 PDT
Ammo Can BOOM box http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Can-BOOM-box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/JMCH/HUMTLW9N/F0FJMCHHUMTLW9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/JMCH/HUMTLW9N/F0FJMCHHUMTLW9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/JMCH/HUMTLW9N/F0FJMCHHUMTLW9N.SMALL.jpg Medic55 This was my first attempt at building this speaker BOOM box and it turned out great.  Bellow is the list of parts I used. I also re wired the IR sensor the outside the box so I can use the remote without opening the box. I rewired the FM antenna to the outside also. Every hole I drilled was sealed w...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 09:24:18 PDT
Arduino Finger (Remote Yourself) http://www.instructables.com/id/Adruino-Finger-Remote-Yourself/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/UH5T/HUMRV2GG/FF4UH5THUMRV2GG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/UH5T/HUMRV2GG/FF4UH5THUMRV2GG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/UH5T/HUMRV2GG/FF4UH5THUMRV2GG.SMALL.jpg mydnc Arduino Finger Parts: - 1x Servo (for 1 finger, I used 9g Micro servo) - 1x 50k Potentiometer ( for finger knuckle) - 1x Arduino Mega or Uno (i used Mega) - 1x Sensor shield (optional) - 3x Wire (Red, Yellow, Black) - 1x Gripper (for not having a claw did it myself from junk) - 1x Exofinger...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 09:20:15 PDT
Medieval tunic http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-tunic/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BMAQ/HUM7ENVV/FTEBMAQHUM7ENVV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BMAQ/HUM7ENVV/FTEBMAQHUM7ENVV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BMAQ/HUM7ENVV/FTEBMAQHUM7ENVV.SMALL.jpg Eldalote Hi!  I'm going to show you, how to make an authentic early medieval tunic. These tunics were worn as bottom layer of the clothing or just as a shirt if you were a common folk. It's really easy to make one and it is comfortable and it has a simple pattern! (I made the pattern in MS paint, so I hope y...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:42:52 PDT
Raised Vegetable Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-Vegetable-Bed/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/37NI/HUM7EA2S/FOK37NIHUM7EA2S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/37NI/HUM7EA2S/FOK37NIHUM7EA2S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/37NI/HUM7EA2S/FOK37NIHUM7EA2S.SMALL.jpg pudtiny This is just a brief guide on how I build raised vegetable beds.  I use pressure treated exterior timber the uprights are 2"x2" and the sides are deck boards roughly 1"x6". All held together with deck screw. This will be entered into the garden and homestead contest
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 06:16:55 PDT
Beware of Dog Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Beware-of-Dog-Sign/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/B95D/HUM3LL1T/F31B95DHUM3LL1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/B95D/HUM3LL1T/F31B95DHUM3LL1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/B95D/HUM3LL1T/F31B95DHUM3LL1T.SMALL.jpg dirtrydr88 So I noticed that my neighborhood has a bunch of dogs.  And in my neighborhood, a lot of people put those ugly "for sale" sign style "Beware of Dog" plastic signs on their fences.  I thought to myself, there has to be a more subtle way of pointing out your pets without making your fence ugly. So I t...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 05:41:44 PDT
How to settle more quickly & healthily in a new place when you're on the road http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-settle-more-quickly-healthily-in-a-new-plac/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/N7KO/HUL9EA2N/F53N7KOHUL9EA2N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/N7KO/HUL9EA2N/F53N7KOHUL9EA2N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/N7KO/HUL9EA2N/F53N7KOHUL9EA2N.SMALL.jpg HeyMiyuki Miyuki is a resident of the place where circles overlap. As a queer, multi-racial/lingual female mixed-media artist, she is happiest when working with people who embrace intersectionality and creativity. After graduating from Swarthmore College in 2012, she received the Watson Fellowship to travel t...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:37:28 PDT
A Kaleidoscope! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Kaleidoscope/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/09HJ/HULS6R8L/FGR09HJHULS6R8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/09HJ/HULS6R8L/FGR09HJHULS6R8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/09HJ/HULS6R8L/FGR09HJHULS6R8L.SMALL.jpg Sambrandano I used a lens from an old camera and a circular device to create my kaleidoscope!!!
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:12:59 PDT
Barley Salad with Chickpeas and Feta http://www.instructables.com/id/Barley-Salad-with-Chickpeas-and-Feta/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/PM4U/HUL9DUK9/F3IPM4UHUL9DUK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/PM4U/HUL9DUK9/F3IPM4UHUL9DUK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/PM4U/HUL9DUK9/F3IPM4UHUL9DUK9.SMALL.jpg garnishrecipes With chickpeas, feta, and parsley, this barley salad is cool and refreshing for a light summer supper. As a vegetarian meal, it stands on its own. Those who want more substance can toss in shrimp or cubed chicken. Barley Salad with Chickpeas and Feta serves 4 1 cup dry barley, boiled 15 oz. can ch...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 15:25:12 PDT
Python programming - dates and times http://www.instructables.com/id/Python-programming-dates-and-times/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/L6YY/HMMF0MP8/FQTL6YYHMMF0MP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/L6YY/HMMF0MP8/FQTL6YYHMMF0MP8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/L6YY/HMMF0MP8/FQTL6YYHMMF0MP8.SMALL.jpg matt392 # bring in the date and time functions import datetime from datetime import * # Take today's date and format it formattedtoday = date.today().strftime("%A %B %d %Y") print ("Today's date is: ", formattedtoday) today = date.today() # Take a previous date and format it previousday = date(1994, 01, 2...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 09:43:55 PDT