Instructables: exploring - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 Jan 2018 09:22:46 PST BLOX v1.01 Paper Globe: 12-gore pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Globe-1/
Paper Globe: 12-gore pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/00QB/IDZSI5PR/F4000QBIDZSI5PR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/00QB/IDZSI5PR/F4000QBIDZSI5PR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/00QB/IDZSI5PR/F4000QBIDZSI5PR.SMALL.jpg Zippityboomba I need a paper globe for a Death Star hanging lamp I'm contemplating, but could not find any usable patterns out there. Perhaps it's just my lack of Google-fu. In any case, I made a pattern that others might find useful. You can scale it up or down to any size globe you need. Just realize that the d...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:40:46 PDT
Four Whistles Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Four-Whistles-Version-2/
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Sun, 16 Apr 2017 15:17:13 PDT
Origami Box with Lid http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Box-with-Lid/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 12:10:36 PDT
Knex Desktop Trebuchet http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Desktop-Trebuchet/
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Thu, 27 Mar 2008 17:50:29 PDT
Paint tray holder for extension ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-tray-holder-for-extension-ladder/
Paint tray holder for extension ladder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/11XX/GC4G95SL/FL911XXGC4G95SL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/11XX/GC4G95SL/FL911XXGC4G95SL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/11XX/GC4G95SL/FL911XXGC4G95SL.SMALL.jpg billkaltenthaler There are a number of techniques I use to paint high spots such as a roller on a pole, a sprayer with an extension tip, a bucket hung from my extension ladder. Unfortunately, I have never been able to buy an "off the shelf " paint tray that fit on extension ladder.  So here is my DIY solution. Mate...
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Sun, 1 Aug 2010 15:50:06 PDT
Playing with food or Just plain nuts http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-with-food-or-Just-plain-nuts/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 20:44:18 PDT
How to make a robot gripper! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-robot-gripper/
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Sun, 12 Dec 2010 11:59:42 PST
Easy Infinity Mirror With Arduino Gemma & NeoPixels http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Infinity-Mirror-With-Arduino-Gemma-NeoPixels/
Easy Infinity Mirror With Arduino Gemma & NeoPixels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/8X82/J282STQ9/F7L8X82J282STQ9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/8X82/J282STQ9/F7L8X82J282STQ9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/8X82/J282STQ9/F7L8X82J282STQ9.SMALL.gif bekathwia Behold! Look deep into the enchanting and deceptively simple infinity mirror! A single strip of LEDs shine inward on a mirror sandwich to create the effect of endless reflection. This project will apply the skills and techniques from my intro Arduino Class, and put it all together into a final form ...
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Wed, 3 May 2017 05:33:07 PDT
WiFi Controlled LED Wedding Table Pieces http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Controlled-LED-Wedding-Table-Pieces/
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Tue, 5 Dec 2017 17:12:20 PST
Convert a bar of soap into fatty acids http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-bar-of-soap-into-fatty-acids/
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Sun, 1 May 2011 07:46:16 PDT
Perfect Dovetails http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-Dovetails/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 15:30:46 PDT
Yet Another Joule Thief Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-Joule-Thief-Tutorial/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 07:13:26 PST
Railroad http://www.instructables.com/id/Railroad-2/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:14:25 PDT
Wooden Prop Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Prop-Sword/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2011 21:28:12 PDT
Leaf blower from vacuum cleaner motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaf-blower-from-vacuum-cleaner-motor/
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Sun, 19 Dec 2010 23:23:39 PST
Transmission line fault detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Transmission-line-fault-detector-1/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 09:27:02 PDT
Adjustable Height Sit/Stand Walnut Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Height-SitStand-Walnut-Desk/
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Mon, 7 Aug 2017 16:15:47 PDT
Arduino Mechanical Keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mechanical-Keypad/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 08:11:05 PDT
Transfer PHOTOS to METAL http://www.instructables.com/id/Transfer-PHOTOS-to-METAL/
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Wed, 11 May 2016 14:59:32 PDT
How To Make Excuses http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Excuses/
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Tue, 1 Oct 2013 08:24:10 PDT
Clean 3d printer bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-3d-printer-bed/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:49:38 PDT
DIY Arduino 3D IR Gesture Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Build-DIY-Arduino-3D-IR-Gesture-Sensor/
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Sun, 8 May 2016 11:32:43 PDT
Concrete Charcuterie Board With Live Edge Slab Inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Charcuterie-Board-With-Live-Edge-Slab-Inl/
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Fri, 10 Nov 2017 09:06:04 PST
How to replace Ball Joints http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-Ball-Joints/
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Fri, 16 Jul 2010 21:59:56 PDT
BlueSense - DIY Smart Room Automation using Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/BlueSense-DIY-Smart-Room-Automation-Using-Bluetoot/
BlueSense - DIY Smart Room Automation using Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/TS9O/ILJWJGZL/FKJTS9OILJWJGZL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/TS9O/ILJWJGZL/FKJTS9OILJWJGZL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/TS9O/ILJWJGZL/FKJTS9OILJWJGZL.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Your Smart Room dream is just one touch away! Introducing "BlueSense" -- the Smart Room Automation System that one can use to control the appliance in the room using smartphones. The range of operation for BlueSense is around 8 meters! perfect for a Smart house.-------------------------------------...
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 17:25:57 PST
Sculpted Oak Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpted-Oak-Desk/
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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:50:57 PST
Homemade Catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Catapult/
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 19:56:25 PDT
Adjustable Hotwire Foam Cutter with Fence http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Hotwire-Foam-Cutter-with-Fence/
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Thu, 25 Feb 2010 01:00:16 PST
How to Make a Free Energy Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Free-Energy-Generator-for-Projects/
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 19:08:31 PDT
Hidden Door, Bookcase Door, Secret Room http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Room-Bookcase-Secret-Door/
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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:02:27 PST
Quick trick: Unstick stuck magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Trick-Unstick-Stuck-Magnets/
Quick trick: Unstick stuck magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/QE0Y/IQ2MH5HJ/FG6QE0YIQ2MH5HJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/QE0Y/IQ2MH5HJ/FG6QE0YIQ2MH5HJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/QE0Y/IQ2MH5HJ/FG6QE0YIQ2MH5HJ.SMALL.jpg andrew_reuter You bought a stack of super-strong magnets. You took off one magnet to test it out, then, satisfied, tried to put it back on the stack. Instead, you sent a plastic divider flying across the room and now have two magnets stuck together. And boy, are they stuck together.How will you get them apart?Her...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:05:59 PDT
DIY Bladeless Fan From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bladeless-Fan-From-Scratch/
DIY Bladeless Fan From Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/D7EH/JCGKAGHM/FERD7EHJCGKAGHM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/D7EH/JCGKAGHM/FERD7EHJCGKAGHM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/D7EH/JCGKAGHM/FERD7EHJCGKAGHM.SMALL.jpg DIY KING 00 The day I came across a bladeless fan, I was very fancicated by how simple and cool that Idea behind a bladeless fan is.That same day I decided to built one for my nephew so that he wont hurt himself while having cold breeze during hot summer days.So, In this instructable I am going to built a blade...
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Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:41:10 PST
Make a "real" tesseract - 4D cube. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-%22real%22-tesseract---4D-cube./
Make a "real" tesseract - 4D cube. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/M7FY/F1B3RF0P/F65M7FYF1B3RF0P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/M7FY/F1B3RF0P/F65M7FYF1B3RF0P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/M7FY/F1B3RF0P/F65M7FYF1B3RF0P.SMALL.jpg VIRON This is easy, like making a real 3D cube out of anything. I did it for the first time using popsicle sticks. It was hard so I don't recommend using popsicle sticks, maybe skewers and super balls. I call this a real tesseract because although it's stuck in 3D space, it has all it's edges of equal le...
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Sat, 12 May 2007 18:58:46 PDT
7 Edible Ice Cube Tray Treats http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Edible-Ice-Cube-Tray-Treats/
7 Edible Ice Cube Tray Treats - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/AV18/GCJ0ZZWG/F1OAV18GCJ0ZZWG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/AV18/GCJ0ZZWG/F1OAV18GCJ0ZZWG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/AV18/GCJ0ZZWG/F1OAV18GCJ0ZZWG.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Don't be mislead by the social norm of using your ice cube tray exclusively to make ice! There are so many bite size goodies that can be made using an ice cube tray.Follow this guide to making bite size treats :) Bite Size JELL-O Snacks Mix these bite size Jell-O snacks with fresh berries in a w...
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Fri, 13 Aug 2010 15:07:16 PDT
Simple Nerf Firestrike Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Nerf-Firestrike-Mod/
Simple Nerf Firestrike Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/EHQQ/HAQ33BIC/FQNEHQQHAQ33BIC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/EHQQ/HAQ33BIC/FQNEHQQHAQ33BIC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/EHQQ/HAQ33BIC/FQNEHQQHAQ33BIC.SMALL.jpg nerfrocketeer This is a simple mod. You can (and it has been done) also do this for the Nite Finder. This mod makes the gun SUPER powerful. It now has recoil! The Nerf Elite guns all claim to reach at least 75 feet, but they do not, but after this mod, this one does!!! Materialz You will need: Nerf Firestrike ...
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Tue, 15 Jan 2013 17:44:56 PST
Exploding Soda http://www.instructables.com/id/Exploding-Soda-1/
Exploding Soda - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/7ZXZ/GM0COJSR/FD57ZXZGM0COJSR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/7ZXZ/GM0COJSR/FD57ZXZGM0COJSR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/7ZXZ/GM0COJSR/FD57ZXZGM0COJSR.SMALL.jpg MrDic So here is a simple and easy prank to pull on any soda lover.  With help of a trusty brand freshmaker Mentos, a bottle of coke and a little bit of prep you can create an erupting cola volcano of DOOM. I have done this prank with a variety of brands of soda and all  have worked with great success.  T...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2011 19:39:02 PDT
Easy Electromagnet http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Electromagnet/
Easy Electromagnet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/OZX6/GQB4XFTR/F58OZX6GQB4XFTR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/OZX6/GQB4XFTR/F58OZX6GQB4XFTR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/OZX6/GQB4XFTR/F58OZX6GQB4XFTR.SMALL.jpg almcgo Hey guys, havent been on recently, and i thought i would post. i used to do a bunch of LEGO stuff but im done with that now. so ill be showing you how to make a simple fairly powerful electromagnet with 5 simple things. Materials Here's what you'll need: An iron rod/bolt or nail (i think ...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2011 10:11:16 PDT
Parking Buddy - Arduino Neopixel IOT Parking Assist http://www.instructables.com/id/Parking-Buddy-Arduino-Neopixel-IOT-Parking-Assist/
Parking Buddy - Arduino Neopixel IOT Parking Assist - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/URZE/IVO499DO/F9HURZEIVO499DO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/URZE/IVO499DO/F9HURZEIVO499DO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/URZE/IVO499DO/F9HURZEIVO499DO.SMALL.jpg shiftline Have you ever wanted a high tech parking assistant? Its time to put away your hanging tennis ball and get into the 21st century with an electronic parking buddy. This project uses an ultrasonic sensor and a nexopixel ring to light up and complete the ring as your get closer to the sensor.. When y...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:01:56 PST
Dark Knight Pumpkin with free stencil pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Trace-Your-Favorite-Batman-Scene/
Dark Knight Pumpkin with free stencil pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7Y73/HN82411V/FPI7Y73HN82411V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7Y73/HN82411V/FPI7Y73HN82411V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7Y73/HN82411V/FPI7Y73HN82411V.SMALL.jpg mstyle183 I used photoshop and a screenshot of one of my favorite scenes.. I hand traced most of it or used contrasting tools.. anyways you can trace your own scene or you can use this Free Batman Joker pumpkin stencil based on a scene from the movie the Dark Knight.. Provided by your's truly ( Print out...
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 22:02:49 PDT
Use your old (Mini-USB) charger to charge any USB chargeable phone/MP3 Player/iTouch/iPhone/iPad for $1.61 http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-your-old-Mini-USB-charger-to-charge-any-USB-/
Use your old (Mini-USB) charger to charge any USB chargeable phone/MP3 Player/iTouch/iPhone/iPad for $1.61 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/2757/GAPV83SI/FJK2757GAPV83SI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/2757/GAPV83SI/FJK2757GAPV83SI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/2757/GAPV83SI/FJK2757GAPV83SI.SMALL.jpg dafoofoo Intro: Now you can have a charger at home and at work! Or simply have a spare in your bag. This instructable provides a practical way to use an old stored away Mini-USB charger from previous cell phones or devices you own(ed). An alternate method to “reduce, reuse, recycle” your Mini-USB chargers, ...
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Mon, 28 Jun 2010 12:45:15 PDT
Dual 3D OctoPrint Server With Powerswitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-3D-OctoPrint-Server-With-Powerswitch/
Dual 3D OctoPrint Server With Powerswitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/FGSR/IZ6CQDXO/FZQFGSRIZ6CQDXO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/FGSR/IZ6CQDXO/FZQFGSRIZ6CQDXO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/FGSR/IZ6CQDXO/FZQFGSRIZ6CQDXO.SMALL.jpg TK92648926 It is a little bit dangerous to let a 3D printer run unattended. 220 degree at the Hotend, a heated printbed, liquid plastic and in my case cheap electrical parts from china... So I wanted to monitor the print process from everywhere and the possibility to shutdown my both printers ... here is my s...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 05:36:24 PST
Mini Edge Sander - Belt sander Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Edge-Sander-Belt-sander-Stand/
Mini Edge Sander - Belt sander Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/HW9T/HKE9HA7F/FR6HW9THKE9HA7F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/HW9T/HKE9HA7F/FR6HW9THKE9HA7F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/HW9T/HKE9HA7F/FR6HW9THKE9HA7F.SMALL.jpg savvas_papasavva I wanted to make a stand, which allowed me to use my belt sander as a mini edge sander.  I guess the advantage to these machines is, because the belt is going across the bed, it's a little harder to get your finger nail pulled in. 00:05 I began by working out the profile of the sander with paper an...
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 03:13:29 PDT
Arduino Nano: Show Date/Time from DS1307 Real Time Clock(RTC) on I2C 2 X 16 LCD Display with Visuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-Show-DateTime-From-DS1307-Real-Time-C/
Arduino Nano: Show Date/Time from DS1307 Real Time Clock(RTC) on I2C 2 X 16 LCD Display with Visuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/FH8I/IRHV3476/F04FH8IIRHV3476.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/FH8I/IRHV3476/F04FH8IIRHV3476.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/FH8I/IRHV3476/F04FH8IIRHV3476.SMALL.jpg BoianM DS1307 Real Time Clock are widely available low cost I2C RTC modules. They come with a clock and a small battery, and when connected to Arduino, can keep track of real time even when the Arduino board is not powered. I already wrote some Instructables with DS1307. Some of you have asked, how to disp...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 16:29:54 PDT
ESP8266 Wireless RGB Headlights (Genesis Coupe) http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Wireless-RGB-Headlights-Genesis-Coupe/
ESP8266 Wireless RGB Headlights (Genesis Coupe) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/FCW2/J7QGNXAA/F9TFCW2J7QGNXAA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/FCW2/J7QGNXAA/F9TFCW2J7QGNXAA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/FCW2/J7QGNXAA/F9TFCW2J7QGNXAA.SMALL.jpg arashed31 Are you looking to add multi-color RGB LEDs to your headlights? For most people an over the counter kit can probably check the necessary boxes. From the brand names you can get a tested, proven system with some level of a warranty. But what else does it come with? A cheap easy to lose remote? Bulky ...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:07:31 PDT
My GBRL cnc controller with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/My-GBRL-cnc-controller-with-Arduino/
My GBRL cnc controller with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/Y03Z/HXUC16K7/FONY03ZHXUC16K7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/Y03Z/HXUC16K7/FONY03ZHXUC16K7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/Y03Z/HXUC16K7/FONY03ZHXUC16K7.SMALL.jpg nikola501 Here, i show you my finished GBRL- Arduino CNC controller. For packaging i used old lunchbox Wiring I wired it as it shown on Github, and upload GBRL 8.0 with x loader Its all packadged in old lunchbox. I cutted top with dremel, and mount acryl board with cooling fan and switch. I like to see...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 08:52:27 PDT
Microsoft FSX Flight Sim http://www.instructables.com/id/Microsoft-FSX-Flight-Sim/
Microsoft FSX Flight Sim - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/8QD3/HU0GTKC4/FGV8QD3HU0GTKC4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/8QD3/HU0GTKC4/FGV8QD3HU0GTKC4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/8QD3/HU0GTKC4/FGV8QD3HU0GTKC4.SMALL.jpg teammotionsim This instructable will teach you how to build a motion flight simulator using an arduino and motors. Obtain Required Parts -Either an Arduino Uno or Freeduino will work for this project-Obtain a computer system that can run multiple monitors-Obtain a copy of Microsoft flight simulator X-Get a cop...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:22:37 PDT
Foundry http://www.instructables.com/id/Foundry/
Foundry - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/P41P/IJIUXEQS/FCKP41PIJIUXEQS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/P41P/IJIUXEQS/FCKP41PIJIUXEQS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/P41P/IJIUXEQS/FCKP41PIJIUXEQS.SMALL.jpg Evilhunterr this is my small foundry i have made for melting aluminium cans The parts its made from Metal bucket some stainless steel bar, a metal pipe, a coffie pot, and a 25KG bag of 1400°C Castable Refractory, and a couple of bolts to. i filled the metal bucket with the 1400°C Castable Refractory and...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:18:16 PST
Globe Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Globe-Lights/
Globe Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/VODT/GRHJHLZF/FYAVODTGRHJHLZF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/VODT/GRHJHLZF/FYAVODTGRHJHLZF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/VODT/GRHJHLZF/FYAVODTGRHJHLZF.SMALL.jpg knife141 My schoolteacher daughter wanted a couple of lights hanging over a computer table in her classroom, and also happened to mention that she had a globe that was just taking up space.  Hmmmmm.......... hanging lights, globe?  Seemed like a good design to me!  This Instructable is about how I took a glo...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 12:58:49 PDT
Linear Actuator in 5 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Linear-Actuator-in-5-Minutes/
Linear Actuator in 5 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/DPGG/IZ6BXKX4/FR7DPGGIZ6BXKX4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/DPGG/IZ6BXKX4/FR7DPGGIZ6BXKX4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/DPGG/IZ6BXKX4/FR7DPGGIZ6BXKX4.SMALL.jpg sanyam jain Always wanted the linear motion but were stuck with the circular motion of the motor .You have landed on the correct place Supplies needed List of the material you need is a power drilla flat filetapea bolt (of about 75 mm length)3 nuts of that sizemotorwire cuttera coupler used in tube lights ...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 01:06:24 PST
Arduino FTDI Header http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-FTDI-Header/
Arduino FTDI Header - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/U5TH/H82UELRE/FINU5THH82UELRE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/U5TH/H82UELRE/FINU5THH82UELRE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/U5TH/H82UELRE/FINU5THH82UELRE.SMALL.jpg hguvg So, you want to program a bootloaded AVR. Or possibly, you have an Arduino Lilypad and no way to program it. There are a few solutions available to you: You could buy a USB to FTDI adapter (available at Adafruit, Sparkfun, etc), you could buy a simple FTDI cable, or you could build something. I coul...
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Thu, 25 Oct 2012 18:44:05 PDT