Instructables: exploring - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Aug 2014 01:10:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Lure the DMS Router in for a Hug http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Lure-the-DMS-Router-in-for-a-Hug/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:44:03 PDT
No Closet Storage Solution http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Closet-Storage-Solution/
No Closet Storage Solution - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/IEAI/HY9Y4JQL/F1IIEAIHY9Y4JQL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/IEAI/HY9Y4JQL/F1IIEAIHY9Y4JQL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/IEAI/HY9Y4JQL/F1IIEAIHY9Y4JQL.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell Living in cities can often mean having to make do with spaces that are not optimal for their purpose - i.e.: a "bedroom" (read: study or large walk in closet) with no closet. My no closet storage solution has a tiny footprint and offers you a good looking way to keep your clothes organized in a spat...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:52:31 PDT
iPhone remote controlled lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-remote-controlled-lamp/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 01:13:23 PDT
Ratchet Strap Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Ratchet-Strap-Chair/
Ratchet Strap Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/EO42/HYAE6OH5/F2MEO42HYAE6OH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/EO42/HYAE6OH5/F2MEO42HYAE6OH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/EO42/HYAE6OH5/F2MEO42HYAE6OH5.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This chair is made from a 1/2 sheet of plywood, uses no glue or fasteners, and is held together by a single ratchet strap. I made this chair because I was interested in the forces at play to make a chair stand up: the different parts in tension and compression that make up the structure. It's also p...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:01:17 PDT
Tiny Color Mixer - a constant-current, 3W RGB LED with low-battery indicator and polymorph diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Color-Mixer-a-constant-current-3W-RGB-LED-wit/
Tiny Color Mixer - a constant-current, 3W RGB LED with low-battery indicator and polymorph diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/P3KE/HY4L4U82/FBDP3KEHY4L4U82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/P3KE/HY4L4U82/FBDP3KEHY4L4U82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/P3KE/HY4L4U82/FBDP3KEHY4L4U82.SMALL.jpg markmoran Controlling an RGB LED is a simple and common microcontroller project, often the next project done after blinking and fading an LED.To make this more interesting, I built it using an ATtiny13, one of the smallest and simplest AVRs, which required "high-voltage programming." I also used a 3W LED beca...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:52:49 PDT
Metal Flipbook: Story & Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Flipbook-Story-Assembly/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:42:36 PDT
Making BIG lego Darth Vader http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-BIG-lego-Darth-Vader/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 03:50:53 PDT
Cute Little Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Little-Night-lamp/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 10:05:25 PDT
From Homework to Dress Shirt:Making Geek-Chic Fashion http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Homework-to-Dress-ShirtMaking-Geek-Chic-Fashi/
From Homework to Dress Shirt:Making Geek-Chic Fashion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SMALL.jpg jgulick I recenlty opened a company called Variable Fashion. Our goal at Variable is to make business appropriate clothing for geeky people. We think smart is sexy and we should wear our geekyness with pride! The following Instructable is showing you how we went from our friend's math thesis to making a dre...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:34:51 PDT
Microscope JIG for phone camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Microscope-JIG-for-phone-camera/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:22:12 PDT
DIY incense (sticks and cones). http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-incense-sticks-and-cones/
DIY incense (sticks and cones). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/1GQU/HY8IQLWW/FJQ1GQUHY8IQLWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/1GQU/HY8IQLWW/FJQ1GQUHY8IQLWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/1GQU/HY8IQLWW/FJQ1GQUHY8IQLWW.SMALL.jpg RebecaP Homemade 100% natural incense. Easy to make. Materials 2 tsp. gum arabic.2 tsp. of cinnamon or aromatic herbs (powder).4 tsp. of coal (powder).10 inches of wire.1 piece of sandpaper.1 little bowl.1 bamboo stick.Cutter and scissors.Vegetable oil.Optional: gloves. Prepare the wire (for the stic...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:07:39 PDT
Drop Forged Bracelet - make jewellery from tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Drop-Forged-Bracelet-make-jewellery-from-tools/
Drop Forged Bracelet - make jewellery from tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/YOW6/HY9Y1G9H/FWVYOW6HY9Y1G9H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/YOW6/HY9Y1G9H/FWVYOW6HY9Y1G9H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/YOW6/HY9Y1G9H/FWVYOW6HY9Y1G9H.SMALL.jpg Kiteman I was browsing a cheap tool stall in a market, and came across a set of "drop forged" spanners for the price of a cup of coffee.As I am sure you know, you get what you pay for when it comes to tools. I put them back on the rack, saying to myself; "That cheap, they'll bend around my hand before they...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:52:55 PDT
Levitating Acrylic & Whiteboard Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Levitating-Acrylic-Whiteboard-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 07:30:45 PDT
Wooden Mjölnir http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Mjölnir/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 02:13:51 PDT
Building a Prusa i3 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Prusa-i3-3D-Printer/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:32:42 PDT
Turn Old Pop Cans Into Cups http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Old-Pop-Cans-Into-Cups/
Turn Old Pop Cans Into Cups - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/U3O2/HY9B5XHT/F15U3O2HY9B5XHT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/U3O2/HY9B5XHT/F15U3O2HY9B5XHT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/U3O2/HY9B5XHT/F15U3O2HY9B5XHT.SMALL.jpg Richard Horse Turn pop cans into cups in 3 easy steps! Stuff you need 12 oz. pop canCan opener - The old kind that cuts into the canPliers or Sand paper The Cup "Open" the pop can like you would a normal tin can. Make sure you cut into the top of the pop can. Smooth the sharp edges Some times you may get...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:41:00 PDT
Making Milk Bag Mats : Mats 4 Haiti http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Milk-Bag-Mats-Mats-4-Haiti/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:19:36 PDT
How to make Glowing Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Glowing-Jars/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:53:12 PDT
"Ghetto" Water Meter Key http://www.instructables.com/id/quotGhettoquot-Water-Meter-Key/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2009 05:28:55 PDT
Magnetic Motor Based On Power Difference http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Motor-Based-On-Power-Difference/
Magnetic Motor Based On Power Difference - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/J0BJ/HY8ILJ6M/FYEJ0BJHY8ILJ6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/J0BJ/HY8ILJ6M/FYEJ0BJHY8ILJ6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/J0BJ/HY8ILJ6M/FYEJ0BJHY8ILJ6M.SMALL.jpg • The Inventor • Hey all, now this is my first instructable, it's not really the same as others but it explains an idea of an instructable that can be made by anyone. I know it will be annoying but the steps aren't steps of work but they are parts of explanation of an idea that came to my mind.The old classic idea o...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:40:08 PDT
Let's turn a vintage camera into a decorative web cam and light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-turn-a-vintage-camera-into-a-decorative-web-c/
Let's turn a vintage camera into a decorative web cam and light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/20ZY/HY7T4L0V/F3K20ZYHY7T4L0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/20ZY/HY7T4L0V/F3K20ZYHY7T4L0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/20ZY/HY7T4L0V/F3K20ZYHY7T4L0V.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens I was at my father's house recently and he had a box of stuff that he had cleaned out of his garage. Knowing that I'm a sucker for junk, he offered it to me as my wife shot him dirty looks. There was a couple of old Sony three way speakers with crossovers, an old cast aluminum ice bucket, a collecti...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:01:18 PDT
Watermelon Slushies (vegan) http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-Slushies-vegan/
Watermelon Slushies (vegan) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/CXDV/HY8IN52T/FWRCXDVHY8IN52T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/CXDV/HY8IN52T/FWRCXDVHY8IN52T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/CXDV/HY8IN52T/FWRCXDVHY8IN52T.SMALL.jpg Thederpyninja These vegan slushies are a very delicious and healthy alternative to the slushies you would buy in stores. The red color comes from watermelon, not artificial dyes and there are only four ingredients to this recipe. Let's get started! Ingredients and Tools Ingredients1 teaspoon lime juicesweetene...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:46:08 PDT
Arduino powered Moss&Solar Facade Element http://www.instructables.com/id/Ardunio-powered-MossSolar-Facade-Element/
Arduino powered Moss&Solar Facade Element - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/2PHD/HY7TC52F/FWS2PHDHY7TC52F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/2PHD/HY7TC52F/FWS2PHDHY7TC52F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/2PHD/HY7TC52F/FWS2PHDHY7TC52F.SMALL.jpg croehl The idea behind this unique facade element is to produce power AND to filter fine dust. We planed it to function autonomously and react to high fine dust pollution.The facade element is made of three rotating prisms.The different surfaces of each prism are covered with moss, which can filter the dus...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:28:30 PDT
Pool Side Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Pool-Side-Chair/
Pool Side Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/OMIH/HY5NXGOO/FW6OMIHHY5NXGOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/OMIH/HY5NXGOO/FW6OMIHHY5NXGOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/OMIH/HY5NXGOO/FW6OMIHHY5NXGOO.SMALL.jpg buck2217 My wife wanted some pool side chairs but the ones she saw were over $1000 each so I built my own (to be honest next time i'll stop being such a cheapskate and buy them!!)I had all the wood lying around so have estimated costs (in NZ$) for pounds divide by 2Materials2m 4x4 ($15)5m 4x2 ($20)2m 2x2 ($2...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:50:36 PDT
How to Prepare and Serve a Watermelon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Prepare-and-Serve-a-Watermelon/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:43:07 PDT
Simple Basement Security System http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Basement-Security-System/
Simple Basement Security System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/DMTM/HY8ILDUB/FYIDMTMHY8ILDUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/DMTM/HY8ILDUB/FYIDMTMHY8ILDUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/DMTM/HY8ILDUB/FYIDMTMHY8ILDUB.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to build a very simple security system for all kinds of rooms. It might be simple but still effective. It is based around an Attiny85 and uses a reed switch and a key switch as inputs to see whether an intruder has accessed the room. A buzzer will then notify you ...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:56:50 PDT
Quick-Release Axe Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Release-Axe-Holster/
Quick-Release Axe Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8652/HY7T31RC/FSW8652HY7T31RC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8652/HY7T31RC/FSW8652HY7T31RC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8652/HY7T31RC/FSW8652HY7T31RC.SMALL.jpg Cmdr. Vik PREFACE: Do you like the great outdoors and do you believe an axe is a necessary tool when venturing into the great outdoors? Well my friend(s), if you answered yes to the question above, I have an Instructable for you!This Instructable is the answer to a problem I recurrently noticed when I started...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:55:19 PDT
Resurrect a Classic Portable B&W TV http://www.instructables.com/id/Resurrect-a-Classic-Portable-BW-TV/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:29:24 PDT
LEGO Popsicles with Homemade Mold http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Popsicles/
LEGO Popsicles with Homemade Mold - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/KM61/HY7T7BSC/F02KM61HY7T7BSC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/KM61/HY7T7BSC/F02KM61HY7T7BSC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/KM61/HY7T7BSC/F02KM61HY7T7BSC.SMALL.jpg Khaweya LEGO Popsicles are all time Kids favorite treat. I made the popsicle mold using Lego bricks and Aluminium foil sheet. It worked really great. The ingredients i used for the popsicles are strawberry, banana, guava and chocolate. I am very satisfied with the outcome of the cute shapes as well as the t...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:56:44 PDT
Car keys buttons replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-keys-buttons-replacement/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:40:09 PDT
Sewing Simple Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-Simple-Circuits/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:48:16 PDT
How to make Pixel Cookies! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Pixel-Cookies/
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By: Eva Funderburgh

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Sat, 12 Jan 2008 00:04:32 PST
Bike wheel WS2811 LED effects with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-wheel-WS2811-LED-effects-with-Arduino/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 10:56:11 PDT
Retrofitting Vintage 1920's Headphones With Modern Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Retrofitting-Vintage-1920s-Headphones-With-Modern-/
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By: antagonizer

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:40:24 PDT
Circle Cutting Jig For Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Circle-Cutting-Jig-For-Table-Saw/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:11:02 PDT
Water to Wine Illusion Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-to-Wine-Illusion-Box/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:13:16 PDT
Upcycled Sofa Foot Box (with Bonus Marquetry) http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Sofa-Foot-Box-with-Bonus-Marquetry/
Upcycled Sofa Foot Box (with Bonus Marquetry) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UQ93/HY7SY30K/FL9UQ93HY7SY30K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UQ93/HY7SY30K/FL9UQ93HY7SY30K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UQ93/HY7SY30K/FL9UQ93HY7SY30K.SMALL.jpg ohhmyhead This is another project inspired by the Instructables/Dremel July Build Night at Crashspace LA. If you live in a densely-populated, urban environment like I do, you may be familiar with the wealth of "dumpster diving" opportunities. I'm moderately picky (for one thing, I don't actually venture into...
By: ohhmyhead

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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:18:37 PDT
7-in-1 summer squeeze: hot tub, deck, swings, arbor, firepit, birdhouse, hammock swing http://www.instructables.com/id/7-in-1-summer-squeeze-hot-tub-deck-swings-arbor-fi/
7-in-1 summer squeeze: hot tub, deck, swings, arbor, firepit, birdhouse, hammock swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/UQWI/HY7T2TVT/FCUUQWIHY7T2TVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/UQWI/HY7T2TVT/FCUUQWIHY7T2TVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/UQWI/HY7T2TVT/FCUUQWIHY7T2TVT.SMALL.jpg skiedra Making this summer bit more awesome...We bought a small (574 sq meters / 6200 sq feet) plot of land some 10 miles outside the city in a small gardening community. That decission was made so the kids do grow up in "concrete jungle", but grow more connected to nature. The lot was empty with some old o...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:25:38 PDT
Homemade Flower Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Flower-Hat/
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By: Erica_DIY

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:41:20 PDT
Spinning Tardis with blinking LED (Powered by littleBits) http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Tardis-with-blinking-LED-Powered-by-littl/
Spinning Tardis with blinking LED (Powered by littleBits) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/DMPB/HXMUUKDF/FKBDMPBHXMUUKDF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/DMPB/HXMUUKDF/FKBDMPBHXMUUKDF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/DMPB/HXMUUKDF/FKBDMPBHXMUUKDF.SMALL.jpg TheHiveTHPL Construct a Tardis that spins and blinks!Total Build Time:30 mins· Coding: 5 mins· Construction of the Tardis: 20 mins · littleBits LED and motor assembly: 5 mins Gather all needed parts. LittleBits:· (2) Wires· (2) Power supplies· (2) 9v Batteries...
By: TheHiveTHPL

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:18:48 PDT
Prank handshake http://www.instructables.com/id/Prank-handshake/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:35:35 PDT
Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-with-Reclaimed-Wood/
Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/F82N/HXUYFGEX/FNAF82NHXUYFGEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/F82N/HXUYFGEX/FNAF82NHXUYFGEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/F82N/HXUYFGEX/FNAF82NHXUYFGEX.SMALL.jpg ccampbell35 I had always thought welding metal was so cool, so when I found TechShop in San Francisco, I decided to take some welding classes! In order to practice my welding skills, I decided to take on a project and build a small wooden coffee table with an aluminium frame. Step 1: Design + Prep + Assembly ...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 16:20:30 PDT
Water bottle holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-bottle-holder-2/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:38:45 PDT
Cactus Cakes For People That Haven't Decorated Cakes Before http://www.instructables.com/id/Cactus-Cakes-For-People-That-Havent-Decorated-Cake/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:43:01 PDT
Hack together a powerful pocket USB charger. (6.6 amp hour battery) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-together-a-powerful-pocket-USB-charger-66-amp/
Hack together a powerful pocket USB charger. (6.6 amp hour battery) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box Inside the well known altoids tin lies three 2,200 mah lithium ion batteries. All three are ran in parallel to create a 6,600 mah or 6.6 amp battery. Which triples the charge time! Meaning if one battery can charge your phone 75 percent than three can triple that! 75x3=225 percent!This project was m...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:11:58 PDT
Is My Spaghetti Ready? Wall Test http://www.instructables.com/id/Is-My-Spaghetti-Ready-Wall-Test/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:01:24 PDT
The Frontier Homestead Garden Set http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Frontier-Homestead-Garden-Set/
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By: antagonizer

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:58:56 PDT
Vintage Inspired Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Stereo/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:23:29 PDT
DIY PROJECTOR LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PROJECTOR-LAMP/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:28:16 PDT
Homemade Chocolate Shell Ice Cream Topping! http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Chocolate-Shell-Ice-Cream-Topping/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:14:31 PDT