Instructables: exploring - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 25 May 2015 04:48:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Color sensors and Arduino serial communication for beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-sensors-and-Arduino-serial-communication-for/
Color sensors and Arduino serial communication for beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/Q2RJ/IA0WHIV8/FRFQ2RJIA0WHIV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/Q2RJ/IA0WHIV8/FRFQ2RJIA0WHIV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/Q2RJ/IA0WHIV8/FRFQ2RJIA0WHIV8.SMALL.jpg giuliom_95 Hi all, I'm going to talk about color sensors: how to build and calibrate one and how to use it with serial communication through an Arduino board.The last step explains how I used this project for a Gimp (stands for "GNU Image Manipulation Program", here the official website: http://www.gimp.org/ )...
By: giuliom_95

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 10:25:22 PDT
Aircraft HDR Photo Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/Aircraft-HDR-Photo-Processing/
Aircraft HDR Photo Processing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DAHJ/IA0WTVWA/F3ADAHJIA0WTVWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DAHJ/IA0WTVWA/F3ADAHJIA0WTVWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DAHJ/IA0WTVWA/F3ADAHJIA0WTVWA.SMALL.jpg MissionSRX Digital photography has opened many new techniques to the masses. One of the most impressive is HDR photography. HDR, or High Dynamic Range images, use digital processing to combine multiple shots at different exposures. Camera sensors can’t capture the same dynamic range as our eyes, the difference...
By: MissionSRX

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 May 2015 10:46:47 PDT
How to Bypass Windows 8/7/XP Password Without Resetting Original Password http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Bypass-Windows-87XP-Password-Without-Resett/
How to Bypass Windows 8/7/XP Password Without Resetting Original Password - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/5003/IA2C4WD2/FU75003IA2C4WD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/5003/IA2C4WD2/FU75003IA2C4WD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/5003/IA2C4WD2/FU75003IA2C4WD2.SMALL.jpg marian80 What to do when you're locked out of your Windows computer and couldn't login?There are tons of utilities available on the net that can help you to reset forgotten Windows password. If you want to find out what the password is without resetting it first, you can try to crack it with Ophcrack.Here we...
By: marian80

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 May 2015 21:25:17 PDT
Simple Robotic Gripper http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Robotic-Gripper/
Simple Robotic Gripper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/NKU8/IA0WR80N/FXKNKU8IA0WR80N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/NKU8/IA0WR80N/FXKNKU8IA0WR80N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/NKU8/IA0WR80N/FXKNKU8IA0WR80N.SMALL.jpg XYZAidan This is a small, 3D printable, robotic gripper that works by combining soft materials with rigid materials in order to create an articulated structure that can be actuated by string connected to a servo motor. The idea was inspired by the SDM fingers found on the Soft Robotics Toolkit.Materials: Ec...
By: XYZAidan

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 May 2015 06:07:44 PDT
Headless Electric Violin http://www.instructables.com/id/Headless-Electric-Violin/
Headless Electric Violin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/KVPW/IA1IZHRO/FISKVPWIA1IZHRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/KVPW/IA1IZHRO/FISKVPWIA1IZHRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/KVPW/IA1IZHRO/FISKVPWIA1IZHRO.SMALL.jpg Half-Life I had made an electric violin before, and armed with the lessons learned from that build, this is the 2nd, cooler version of this: http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Violin/Materials:approx 2 feet of 2*2 inch hardwood (Mahogany, Maple, Teak)One pre-made violin fingerboard (Ebay)One pre-made vi...
By: Half-Life

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 May 2015 02:12:42 PDT
Stain Wood With Snapple Iced Tea http://www.instructables.com/id/Stain-Wood-With-Snapple-Iced-Tea/
Stain Wood With Snapple Iced Tea - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/DQFX/IA2BTJE3/F7DDQFXIA2BTJE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/DQFX/IA2BTJE3/F7DDQFXIA2BTJE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/DQFX/IA2BTJE3/F7DDQFXIA2BTJE3.SMALL.jpg rovingcraftshop This is certainly not a new idea. People have stained wood for years with such things as food coloring, clothing dye, berries and just about any other colored liquid you can imagine.If you've been following my slow moving school bus conversion project you'll know that I'm converting a school bus to...
By: rovingcraftshop

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 May 2015 05:50:56 PDT
LED-matrix on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-matrix-on-a-budget/
LED-matrix on a budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SMALL.jpg lmaywald A unique piece of furniture without spending a whole lot of money?! That is what i wanted to achive in this project. Also i am not completely unfamiliar with programming and electronics and ,like most of us do, i think that LEDs are just awesome. So without further ado, lets get started, shall we? ...
By: lmaywald

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 15:50:24 PDT
Homemade (drinkable) room spray/ air freshener http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-drinkable-room-spray/
Homemade (drinkable) room spray/ air freshener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/4YBK/IA0WFOGA/FC94YBKIA0WFOGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/4YBK/IA0WFOGA/FC94YBKIA0WFOGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/4YBK/IA0WFOGA/FC94YBKIA0WFOGA.SMALL.jpg chelseabun Homemade drinkable room spray isn't stay too far from your kitchen. I love tea. It has good smell, cheap, nature, and delicious. If you are tea lover, it also means you love its smell. Its smell is so sweet. When I'm making thirsty-wrap, I accidentally found tea can be used as room spray Things ...
By: chelseabun

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 12:30:00 PDT
Duct Tape Boat v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Boat-v20/
Duct Tape Boat v2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/M78X/IA1IY0XS/FF6M78XIA1IY0XS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/M78X/IA1IY0XS/FF6M78XIA1IY0XS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/M78X/IA1IY0XS/FF6M78XIA1IY0XS.SMALL.jpg CuriosityMachine Duct tape is a "magical" item because you can build some of the coolest things with it.This is the second boat in our duct tape boat series. We designed and built this in our engineering club, HEAT, to race in a local duct tape boat competition.note: we are a non profit organization dedicated to eng...
By: CuriosityMachine

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 20:57:50 PDT
Replace any plastic nut or screw thread with Instamorph http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-any-plastic-nut-or-screw-thread-with-Insta/
Replace any plastic nut or screw thread with Instamorph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/TX3W/IA0WSZUD/F9DTX3WIA0WSZUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/TX3W/IA0WSZUD/F9DTX3WIA0WSZUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/TX3W/IA0WSZUD/F9DTX3WIA0WSZUD.SMALL.jpg MakeBromyard Using nothing more than hot water you can soften Instamorph and then mould it with your hands. Once cool, it is about as strong as nylon! (Note that it is biodegradable however - a section I've had for about 8 years open to air, sunlight and UV, plus a bit of rain, has recently started to degrade)In...
By: MakeBromyard

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 May 2015 09:06:02 PDT
Add Solar Powered LED Lights to a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Solar-Powered-LED-Lights-to-a-Harbor-Freight-4/
Add Solar Powered LED Lights to a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SMALL.jpg Tom Hargrave Last fall I added a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit to my outside storage building. I wanted lights in the building but it was not worth the cost to run power to the building just for lights. The lights have been great at night but the two florescent bulbs that come with the kit do not provid...
By: Tom Hargrave

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 20:47:06 PDT
Display live Arduino sensor readings on a Nokia 5110 LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduinonokia-lcd-data-display-EASY-VERSION/
Display live Arduino sensor readings on a Nokia 5110 LCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/D6II/IA0WLE4Q/F62D6IIIA0WLE4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/D6II/IA0WLE4Q/F62D6IIIA0WLE4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/D6II/IA0WLE4Q/F62D6IIIA0WLE4Q.SMALL.jpg Crtek If you've ever worked with arduino, you've probably wanted it to display sensor readings.Using the serial monitor is perfectly fine, but being the arduino badass you are quickly becoming, you probably want it to display the readings on something more sciency looking.Also, having your arduino connect...
By: Crtek

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 13:06:30 PDT
HOLOGRAM a glimpse of future http://www.instructables.com/id/HOLOGRAM-a-glimpse-of-future/
HOLOGRAM a glimpse of future - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/7U57/IA2BT3DN/FN07U57IA2BT3DN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/7U57/IA2BT3DN/FN07U57IA2BT3DN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/7U57/IA2BT3DN/FN07U57IA2BT3DN.SMALL.jpg harit bandi Here's your hologram pyramid that displays 3d projections at a negligible cost. You can make your smartphone a bit more smarter. Let it be your projector.MATERIALS REQUIRED :1. plastic transparent sheet or ohp sheet or acrylic sheet2 . a pair of scissors or cutters3.cellotape4. and 10 minutes THE...
By: harit bandi

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 May 2015 06:03:29 PDT
3D Printed Molds Casting Tutorial: Complex Shapes http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Molds-Casting-Tutorial-Complex-Shapes/
3D Printed Molds Casting Tutorial: Complex Shapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/QMUO/IA0WSTOL/F2JQMUOIA0WSTOL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/QMUO/IA0WSTOL/F2JQMUOIA0WSTOL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/QMUO/IA0WSTOL/F2JQMUOIA0WSTOL.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma Here is a very easy technique to cast complex shapes in 3D printed molds. By complex shapes I mean shapes that are hollow, have channels or thin walls etc. Standard techniques usually involve making a negative shape of your object in sand or other material and then pouring the casting resin inside. ...
By: hertzgamma

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 May 2015 08:58:49 PDT
Retr0bright, how to turn a yellow Gameboy white again: The EASY way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Retr0bright-how-to-turn-a-yellow-Gameboy-white-aga/
Retr0bright, how to turn a yellow Gameboy white again: The EASY way! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/P85W/IA0WLP0Q/FIBP85WIA0WLP0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/P85W/IA0WLP0Q/FIBP85WIA0WLP0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/P85W/IA0WLP0Q/FIBP85WIA0WLP0Q.SMALL.jpg RetroGradeBE If you've set foot in an office, somewhere in the nineties, there's a good chance there were computer there and those computers had turned an unpleasant, yellow shade. Maybe you have a piece of electronics from long ago, that once had a pristine white color, but today, turned yellow. Many retro game...
By: RetroGradeBE

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 17:22:33 PDT
Simple Raspberry Pi Shutdown Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Raspberry-Pi-Shutdown-Button/
Simple Raspberry Pi Shutdown Button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F8H/I5WV/IA3R97JO/F8HI5WVIA3R97JO.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F8H/I5WV/IA3R97JO/F8HI5WVIA3R97JO.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F8H/I5WV/IA3R97JO/F8HI5WVIA3R97JO.SMALL.jpg AndrewH7 Since the Raspberry Pi foundation decided to leave out an off button to safely shutdown the Raspberry pi, I'll show you a simple method I came up with to build one, so there are no more excuses for yanking the power cable out of your Pi!This method uses no extra components apart from a piece of wire...
By: AndrewH7

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 May 2015 08:08:45 PDT
Upgrading RAM http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-RAM-16/
Upgrading RAM - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/YV2M/IA0WMEGO/FBIYV2MIA0WMEGO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/YV2M/IA0WMEGO/FBIYV2MIA0WMEGO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/YV2M/IA0WMEGO/FBIYV2MIA0WMEGO.SMALL.jpg raziel1629 Here are some simple instructions for upgrading the RAM in your desktop computer or laptop. The tools you will need for this project is a small screw driver(usually Philips). This process takes about 30 minutes as long as you have everything for each step. Check your systems hardware From the de...
By: raziel1629

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 20:46:44 PDT
Play on PS4 with your PS360+ Arcade Stick/Fight Stick mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-on-PS4-with-your-PS360-Arcade-StickFight-Stic/
Play on PS4 with your PS360+ Arcade Stick/Fight Stick mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/U8AA/IA1IYWTL/F65U8AAIA1IYWTL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/U8AA/IA1IYWTL/F65U8AAIA1IYWTL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/U8AA/IA1IYWTL/F65U8AAIA1IYWTL.SMALL.jpg anomaly.sticks This tutorial goes over upgrading the firmware on your PS360+ Board so that you can play compatible PS4 games without the 8 minute time out, and still be able to play non compatible games (still maintaining the time out). Please see the FAQ at the end for more information on the PS360+, what it is,...
By: anomaly.sticks

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 23:38:54 PDT
Trash Bin to Designer Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-Bin-to-Designer-Lamp/
Trash Bin to Designer Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/GXJJ/IA0WJHS9/F37GXJJIA0WJHS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/GXJJ/IA0WJHS9/F37GXJJIA0WJHS9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/GXJJ/IA0WJHS9/F37GXJJIA0WJHS9.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Hello Makers,Those were the days when every little office wanted to go paperless, so a lot of wire mesh trash bins were removed to motivate people to use less and less paper for work. I grabbed one such bin from my office for home use. After that, well it was just dumped under super loads of things ...
By: Tarun Upadhyaya

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 21:43:32 PDT
How NOT to Build an Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-NOT-to-Build-an-Airplane/
How NOT to Build an Airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/STC0/I9XQD25T/FVQSTC0I9XQD25T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/STC0/I9XQD25T/FVQSTC0I9XQD25T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/STC0/I9XQD25T/FVQSTC0I9XQD25T.SMALL.jpg gizmologist So, you've finally decided to build that dream airplane! Not a model this time, one you can actually sit in and fly! Good for you! You are embarking on a Grand Adventure. Since your goal undoubtedly is to spend enormous amounts of money and make a complete fiasco of it, here are some tips to virtual...
By: gizmologist

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 20:15:09 PDT
How To: Super Bright Buttercream http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Super-Bright-Buttercream/
How To: Super Bright Buttercream - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/7EGW/IA0WITAV/FFO7EGWIA0WITAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/7EGW/IA0WITAV/FFO7EGWIA0WITAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/7EGW/IA0WITAV/FFO7EGWIA0WITAV.SMALL.jpg punkgirl So lately I've been teaching myself how to decorate cakes and I've come across some really great tips. One in particular is how to get the most vibrant colours out of buttercream frosting. Your Arsenal First step to super bright buttercream is to have a good arsenal of food colour.Liquid food co...
By: punkgirl

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 19:51:03 PDT
Custom Packaging http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Cardboard-Packaging/
Custom Packaging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/B358/IA0WHWDI/FV7B358IA0WHWDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/B358/IA0WHWDI/FV7B358IA0WHWDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/B358/IA0WHWDI/FV7B358IA0WHWDI.SMALL.jpg cndjian Silkscreen and cardboard packaging. Create the Package form Research and draw. Take a look online at boxes and decide on the right one for your product. I chose a front flap box. Once I was happy with the shape, I sketched several versions of dimensions for the template to make the box using plai...
By: cndjian

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 17:35:35 PDT
How to Design, Print, and Use 3D Printed Leather Stamps! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-Print-and-Use-3D-Printed-Leather-Sta/
How to Design, Print, and Use 3D Printed Leather Stamps! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/822B/IA1IWEI3/F2S822BIA1IWEI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/822B/IA1IWEI3/F2S822BIA1IWEI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/822B/IA1IWEI3/F2S822BIA1IWEI3.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver Tooling leather and producing beautiful and intricate patterns by hand can be very challenging. Having now done several leather projects, I have learned a lot about working with leather, and as such I'm always looking for new and better ways to produce designs that are beautiful, professional, and ...
By: Matt2 Silver

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 17:11:47 PDT
Buffing out scuff marks and paint from your vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Buffing-out-scuff-marks-and-paint-from-your-vehicl/
Buffing out scuff marks and paint from your vehicle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/86TD/IA1IX674/FGO86TDIA1IX674.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/86TD/IA1IX674/FGO86TDIA1IX674.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/86TD/IA1IX674/FGO86TDIA1IX674.SMALL.jpg DevilRidesWith It happens to all of us from time to time, either someone scrapes your car while you've left it in the carpark (parking lot, for my American friends), and you come out to see a lovely bright mark on your paint, red, green, white, or in this case, yellow! I promised my wife that I wouldn't tell you t...
By: DevilRidesWith

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 18:53:15 PDT
Insane Ammo Can Speaker Build: The MOAB http://www.instructables.com/id/Insane-Ammo-Can-Speaker-Build-The-MOAB/
Insane Ammo Can Speaker Build: The MOAB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/6OFO/IA0WMS29/F5H6OFOIA0WMS29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/6OFO/IA0WMS29/F5H6OFOIA0WMS29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/6OFO/IA0WMS29/F5H6OFOIA0WMS29.SMALL.jpg spikec Warning!!!! This is not your everyday bluetooth speaker build...We've been perfecting the art of portable music systems here at the Check 6 Labs for several years (home of AmmoAudio.com and our popular Ammo Can X, an ammo can speaker made out of a 50 caliber ammo can). We recently put together a bu...
By: spikec

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 17:11:53 PDT
Hand in hand clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-in-hand-clock/
Hand in hand clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/FARP/IA0WFG55/FE4FARPIA0WFG55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/FARP/IA0WFG55/FE4FARPIA0WFG55.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/FARP/IA0WFG55/FE4FARPIA0WFG55.SMALL.jpg dragonator I recently moved (and out of my parents home) and among the huge amount of stuff missing, is a clock. Now I like quirky stuff, so a bought normal clock simply won't do. There are already a ton of DIY led clocks out there, but I wanted something mechanical. The thing I wanted is a hand in hand clock....
By: dragonator

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 12:22:27 PDT
101 useful, practical, functional 3d prints! http://www.instructables.com/id/101-useful-practical-functional-3d-prints/
101 useful, practical, functional 3d prints! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/T2CY/I9YBO55A/F44T2CYI9YBO55A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/T2CY/I9YBO55A/F44T2CYI9YBO55A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/T2CY/I9YBO55A/F44T2CYI9YBO55A.SMALL.jpg JavaProgrammer This is a compilation of 101 useful things that can be 3D printed!If you like this instructable please vote for it in the "Mind for Design"(Theme:Digital Design) and/or the "3D printing"(Theme: Anything to do with 3D printing) contest(s). If you don't have an account, please take the time to make on...
By: JavaProgrammer

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 13:21:54 PDT
Dice ATTINY85 Charlieplexing http://www.instructables.com/id/Dice-ATTINY85-Charlieplexing/
Dice ATTINY85 Charlieplexing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/SX9Y/I9YC0L99/F7NSX9YI9YC0L99.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/SX9Y/I9YC0L99/F7NSX9YI9YC0L99.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/SX9Y/I9YC0L99/F7NSX9YI9YC0L99.SMALL.jpg Darduino (right dice was the first one)Tutorial for a DIY dice with Attiny85, Tilt sensor, Charlieplexing, Crystal resin.it's easy way to build your own little electronic dice for good price.French version on my blogInventory list Attiny 85 with socket Tilt sensor Led 39 ohms resistors Crystal resinglos...
By: Darduino

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 13:34:02 PDT
Easy Pen Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pen-Holder/
Easy Pen Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/6EVK/IA0WDHUM/F7B6EVKIA0WDHUM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/6EVK/IA0WDHUM/F7B6EVKIA0WDHUM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/6EVK/IA0WDHUM/F7B6EVKIA0WDHUM.SMALL.jpg emilescharneck Hello there! This is an instructable for a very easy pen holder.Please enjoy! What you need: For this project, you'll need the following:+ Lots of colour pencils. + A hot glue gun. + An empty bottle. + Standard project stuff like a pair of scissors, a marker, etc. Cutting the bottle: Cut the ...
By: emilescharneck

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 06:33:13 PDT
Beautiful DIY Mirror for less than $35 http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-DIY-Mirror-for-less-than-35/
Beautiful DIY Mirror for less than $35 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/YBW6/I9YBX6US/F9LYBW6I9YBX6US.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/YBW6/I9YBX6US/F9LYBW6I9YBX6US.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/YBW6/I9YBX6US/F9LYBW6I9YBX6US.SMALL.jpg The Gift of Thrifting This mirror may look harder to create than it actually is and it is very inexpensive as well. It cost less than $35 to make and that included the mirror. I love this mirror because you can create and tailor it to your own decor and style. Let's begin :-) Aquire a mirror This mirror cost me $15...
By: The Gift of Thrifting

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 08:19:07 PDT
e-NABLE Hand Spidey Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/e-NABLE-Hand-Spidey-Sensors/
e-NABLE Hand Spidey Sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/TI1H/I9YC1JX9/F8HTI1HI9YC1JX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/TI1H/I9YC1JX9/F8HTI1HI9YC1JX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/TI1H/I9YC1JX9/F8HTI1HI9YC1JX9.SMALL.jpg LesH2 Uh-Oh my Spidey Sense is tingling! With the research work I've been doing for e-NABLE, you can add Spidey Sensing to an Assistive Device Hand (it is not a Prosthetic Hand). This project documents the research phase of my project, so the parts are not miniaturized and for to the hand itself just ye...
By: LesH2

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 18:35:10 PDT
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Modern-Comic-Book-Display-Shelf/
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SMALL.jpg dustin_little I have always wanted to display my comics for decorative purposes the problem was it is hard to get those little buggers to stand up! Solution! Two, seven foot long modern clean DIY comic books shelves for less that ten bucks a pop! Tools Table Saw for cutting a groove Jig Saw for cutting shapesS...
By: dustin_little

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 07:16:21 PDT
Grinder disc storage (20-30) easiest and simplest http://www.instructables.com/id/Grinder-disc-storage-20-30-easiest-and-simplest/
Grinder disc storage (20-30) easiest and simplest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SMALL.jpg dewanm I will show you how to store 20-30 4' grinder disc most simply and effortlessly MATERIALS Grab an old DVD box Sort out your grinder discs 4' sort out your grinding discs (4' size) in the pic i showed 1 rough sand paper disc , 1 smooth sand paper disc, 1 diamond cutting disc, 1 grinding disc,...
By: dewanm

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 07:42:22 PDT
Countertop Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Countertop-Greenhouse/
Countertop Greenhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LAJ6/3QWEVYDZX7I/FSWLAJ63QWEVYDZX7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LAJ6/3QWEVYDZX7I/FSWLAJ63QWEVYDZX7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LAJ6/3QWEVYDZX7I/FSWLAJ63QWEVYDZX7I.SMALL.jpg whamodyne A countertop Greenhouse I gave to my mother for Christmas. Designed to help 4 small pots in a herb garden grow on the bay window at her house. Made out of simple wood, vinyl and hotglue, all parts cost less than $20 and can be picked up at various big box stores. Aquire the materials It all s...
By: whamodyne

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 31 Dec 2006 19:11:25 PST
RGB Led Color Mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Led-Color-Mixer/
RGB Led Color Mixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/7LIQ/IA0WHTCR/F467LIQIA0WHTCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/7LIQ/IA0WHTCR/F467LIQIA0WHTCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/7LIQ/IA0WHTCR/F467LIQIA0WHTCR.SMALL.jpg simpletronic This simple RGB led color mixer uses NO microcontrollers ( Arduino - Pic etc ). It controls the brightness of each color channel by varying the duty cycle (On time vs OFF time) by a technique named PWM or pulse width modulation. This results in a very low power dissipation, as leds are either fully ...
By: simpletronic

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 10:30:55 PDT
PIR Motion Activated Audio Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/PIR-Motion-Activated-Audio-Switch/
PIR Motion Activated Audio Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/MHJS/I9YRR7KN/FGBMHJSI9YRR7KN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/MHJS/I9YRR7KN/FGBMHJSI9YRR7KN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/MHJS/I9YRR7KN/FGBMHJSI9YRR7KN.SMALL.jpg earz_cd A friend of mine reached out on social media asking if anyone knew of a product that would play audio from a TV only when someone was watching it. She was wanting to put a looping video in a lobby, but didn't want the redundancy of the audio playing all day long. After searching for a while online f...
By: earz_cd

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 22:31:46 PDT
Secret Storage Floating Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Storage-Floating-Desk/
Secret Storage Floating Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/0GUQ/I9YC42Y5/FY50GUQI9YC42Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/0GUQ/I9YC42Y5/FY50GUQI9YC42Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/0GUQ/I9YC42Y5/FY50GUQI9YC42Y5.SMALL.jpg EnJoneer So I got bored of my regular corner desk and decided to build a floating desk into the corner alcove of my room to replace it. Then, I thought 'If I'm going to build a desk anyway, why not make it some funky james bond style desk?'..... so I decided to give it hidden storage compartments, and lights...
By: EnJoneer

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 17:33:26 PDT
Enhanced Easy, Economical, Ecological Distillation - Apparatus 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-Easy-Economical-Ecological-Distillation-A/
Enhanced Easy, Economical, Ecological Distillation - Apparatus 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NJVF/I9YC24QP/FSENJVFI9YC24QP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NJVF/I9YC24QP/FSENJVFI9YC24QP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NJVF/I9YC24QP/FSENJVFI9YC24QP.SMALL.jpg Supernerd Sven -- This is an improvement based on the lessons learned from my first distillation apparatus. The first few introductory steps have been refined to reflect input from the previous Instructable's comments, and the construction steps are of course completely different. I apologize for how long it took;...
By: Supernerd Sven

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 21:59:06 PDT
How to Make a Tie Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Tie-Skirt/
How to Make a Tie Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/0KO6/H3QFJ36I/F8J0KO6H3QFJ36I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/0KO6/H3QFJ36I/F8J0KO6H3QFJ36I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/0KO6/H3QFJ36I/F8J0KO6H3QFJ36I.SMALL.jpg jeanniedrop Step by step instructions for how to make a cool skirt out of men's ties. Materials List -Ties (silk is probably the best but I used whatever I found at the thrift store) -elastic for waste (I cut one out of an old pair of pjs and it worked great) -iron -scissors -thread -sewing machine -pins (op...
By: jeanniedrop

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 Jun 2012 07:03:03 PDT
Reusing Old PCB's http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusing-Old-PCBs/
Reusing Old PCB's - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/3P53/IA0WDWQX/FUG3P53IA0WDWQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/3P53/IA0WDWQX/FUG3P53IA0WDWQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/3P53/IA0WDWQX/FUG3P53IA0WDWQX.SMALL.jpg Jonathanrjpereira IMAGE: Component Side of an Old PCB. Solder Pad side of an Old PCB.What are PCB's?PCB is an abbreviation for Printed Circuit Boards. A PCB mechanically supports and electrically connects electronic components using conductive tracks, pads and other features etched from copper sheets laminated onto ...
By: Jonathanrjpereira

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 May 2015 06:58:47 PDT
Mini weather station http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-weather-station/
Mini weather station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SMALL.jpg indigod0g In this project, we will be making a mini weather station that measures temperature and humidity and transmits them wirelessly to a ground station, which displays the readings on an LCD display!It’s a fairly easy project and can be used either on its own or part of something bigger. List of materi...
By: indigod0g

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 10:19:55 PDT
Interactive Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Gloves/
Interactive Gloves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/Q1JL/I9YBX0VH/FTJQ1JLI9YBX0VH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/Q1JL/I9YBX0VH/FTJQ1JLI9YBX0VH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/Q1JL/I9YBX0VH/FTJQ1JLI9YBX0VH.SMALL.jpg emcnany This interactive glove uses flex sensors, conductive fabric, and an accelerometer to sense hand orientation, bend of each finger, and fingertip touches. It also has a small motor in the palm of the hand for haptic feedback. The glove is intended to be a general I/O device, not tied to any particular...
By: emcnany

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 07:47:09 PDT
26 Hour Monster Burgers http://www.instructables.com/id/26-Hour-Monster-Burgers/
26 Hour Monster Burgers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/SFC6/I9YC5Y8J/F85SFC6I9YC5Y8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/SFC6/I9YC5Y8J/F85SFC6I9YC5Y8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/SFC6/I9YC5Y8J/F85SFC6I9YC5Y8J.SMALL.jpg bigdaddycole This is a ridiculous burger which my friend JohnE4 and I make for parties and outdoor cooking of meat in the back yard themed contests!(Please Vote!)It does take a while to put these together, but most of the time is down time waiting for things to marinade or cook slowly.Please let us know what you...
By: bigdaddycole

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 20:20:59 PDT
How To Get A Girl To Like You http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Get-A-Girl-To-Like-You-1/
How To Get A Girl To Like You - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/RLCP/I9UDI2GB/F4JRLCPI9UDI2GB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/RLCP/I9UDI2GB/F4JRLCPI9UDI2GB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/RLCP/I9UDI2GB/F4JRLCPI9UDI2GB.SMALL.jpg sapheyr No I did not take or make these pictures I found them on line and yes I am a girl. I am basing this instructable off of me and my friends so if it doesn't work I don't want any hate comments however I am open to Ideas to edit this instructable. I was reading the how to make a boy love you instructab...
By: sapheyr

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 20:36:33 PDT
D&D 5E Character Creation http://www.instructables.com/id/DD-5E-Character-Creation/
D&D 5E Character Creation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/7HDF/I69D9W2O/FVD7HDFI69D9W2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/7HDF/I69D9W2O/FVD7HDFI69D9W2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/7HDF/I69D9W2O/FVD7HDFI69D9W2O.SMALL.jpg Alanarus This guide was created to help new and experienced Dungeons and Dragons (DnD) players create new characters. Creating a character can be a laborious task and it is very easy to miss steps in the creation process. This guide is tailored for creating level 1 characters and can also be used for DnD 3.5...
By: Alanarus

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 17 Feb 2015 20:04:28 PST
Changing front shock absorbers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-front-shock-absorbers/
Changing front shock absorbers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3U5O/IA0WJUGJ/FMO3U5OIA0WJUGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3U5O/IA0WJUGJ/FMO3U5OIA0WJUGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3U5O/IA0WJUGJ/FMO3U5OIA0WJUGJ.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My ten year shocks in my honda civic 1999 needed changing. Ride was bumpy plus the front had dropped approximately 2 inches lower for about 6 years now.Here is the pic of the old and new shocks. First I needed to take the old one out. Safety first! Handbrake up, back wheels chucked, safety sta...
By: Mjtrinihobby

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 15:53:18 PDT
Garage Door Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Door-Opener-2/
Garage Door Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/B2JP/I9YC0L0P/FLBB2JPI9YC0L0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/B2JP/I9YC0L0P/FLBB2JPI9YC0L0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/B2JP/I9YC0L0P/FLBB2JPI9YC0L0P.SMALL.jpg jeff.cartwright.562 The goals of this project are to:Make my first instructable - I didn't plan on posting this, but I have received many requestsOpen a garage door with a standard remoteOpen a garage door with the wall mounted doorbell garage openerOpen a garage door with a SmartPhoneMonitor the status of the garage d...
By: jeff.cartwright.562

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 15:41:46 PDT
Recycling old car radio into an audio amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycling-old-car-radio-into-a-audio-amplifier/
Recycling old car radio into an audio amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/UPWT/I9YC2ZGU/FYKUPWTI9YC2ZGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/UPWT/I9YC2ZGU/FYKUPWTI9YC2ZGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/UPWT/I9YC2ZGU/FYKUPWTI9YC2ZGU.SMALL.jpg Vitim I got this old cd player that was pretty much waste, because It had its front panel lost. Even if it worked I don't have any physical media nor I wanted to listen to radio. But I knew that I could use the amplifier part and use it to drive some speakers, and then connect it to any audio source that ...
By: Vitim

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 23:59:02 PDT
Cable Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-Carrier/
Cable Carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/696G/I9YBTWXZ/FA2696GI9YBTWXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/696G/I9YBTWXZ/FA2696GI9YBTWXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/696G/I9YBTWXZ/FA2696GI9YBTWXZ.SMALL.jpg Axeman_5470 I have looked at many 3D printers and definitely want one. While looking at prices, I like the Prusa i3. Only down fall was, wires everywhere. Well, I got thinking and came up with a "cable carrier' designed to work with it. This would take some moderate modifications to the motor's bolts/screws and...
By: Axeman_5470

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 21 May 2015 19:50:46 PDT
Cardboard Fortress Battle! (capture the flag) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Fortress-Battle-capture-the-flag/
Cardboard Fortress Battle! (capture the flag) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/SXWO/I9YC14KO/F0ZSXWOI9YC14KO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/SXWO/I9YC14KO/F0ZSXWOI9YC14KO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/SXWO/I9YC14KO/F0ZSXWOI9YC14KO.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Hold thine cardboard horses, and raise thouest cardboard tubes, because ye have been called upon for delightful papery battle! When you mix forts, cardboard, and capture the flag, you're sure to get something great! Whether you're a full-on LARPer or allergic to the idea of going to a Medieval Times...
By: The Oakland Toy Lab

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 22 May 2015 16:24:49 PDT