Instructables: exploring - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 25 Sep 2017 03:33:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 BUILD A SWORD http://www.instructables.com/id/Not-the-crappiest-sword-ever/
BUILD A SWORD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/LPZK/FM2KAN2Q/F4VLPZKFM2KAN2Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/LPZK/FM2KAN2Q/F4VLPZKFM2KAN2Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/LPZK/FM2KAN2Q/F4VLPZKFM2KAN2Q.SMALL.jpg I AM NOT MICHAEL JACKSON! This instructable will show you how to make a home made sword easily and effectively. But this will all depend on your creativity with it. I only made this when I was about 10, just as an example of how easy this is. Gather the junk First your going to need afew things sutch as any type of strong...
By: I AM NOT MICHAEL JACKSON!

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 7 Oct 2008 09:56:45 PDT
Light Sensor LED Brightness Control System with ATMEGA328 UNO V3.0 R3 for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sensor-LED-Brightness-Control-System-for-Ard/
Light Sensor LED Brightness Control System with ATMEGA328 UNO V3.0 R3 for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/GZDE/HUYLSFZL/FODGZDEHUYLSFZL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/GZDE/HUYLSFZL/FODGZDEHUYLSFZL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/GZDE/HUYLSFZL/FODGZDEHUYLSFZL.SMALL.jpg ICStation ICStation team introduce you this light sensor LED brightness control system with our self-developed product ICStation ATMEGA328 UNO V3.0 R3 Board Compatible Arduino.It uses DC5V to work and it can change the brightness of highlight light emitting diode according to the light intensity of surroundi...
By: ICStation

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 7 May 2014 10:40:44 PDT
How To Make An Automatic Cactus Farm On Minecraft PE http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Automatic-Cactus-Farm-On-Minecraft-/
How To Make An Automatic Cactus Farm On Minecraft PE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/GJ02/HS8FUN7S/FIGGJ02HS8FUN7S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/GJ02/HS8FUN7S/FIGGJ02HS8FUN7S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/GJ02/HS8FUN7S/FIGGJ02HS8FUN7S.SMALL.jpg emway2c In this instructable I'll show you how to make an Minecraft PE cactus farmThis works in survival too! Supply You needCarved stone (Quartz, etc.)SandSignsFence gateCactusTorchesWater bucket Sand Place 2 x 6 sand Stone Pt 1 Place stone one block away around the sand Pillars Put 4 block pi...
By: emway2c

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 1 Mar 2014 16:00:24 PST
How to Fix or Repair Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-or-Repair-Headphones/
How to Fix or Repair Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/DFYF/GQ22AI20/FI3DFYFGQ22AI20.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/DFYF/GQ22AI20/FI3DFYFGQ22AI20.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/DFYF/GQ22AI20/FI3DFYFGQ22AI20.SMALL.jpg RichsMethods A "how to" guide showing how to fix plug shorts that occur in most brands of headphones for under $20.   The headphone plug I show in the video is $4.19 (2 pack), here's the link: http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2104061 Another Gold plated plug is also $4.19 but it only has o...
By: RichsMethods

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 13 Jul 2011 15:19:21 PDT
Getting started with Nextion and Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-Nextion-and-Arduino-Uno/
Getting started with Nextion and Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/T00D/IRXT5JKC/FKRT00DIRXT5JKC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/T00D/IRXT5JKC/FKRT00DIRXT5JKC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/T00D/IRXT5JKC/FKRT00DIRXT5JKC.SMALL.jpg Gideon Rossouwv Hi all,I am in the process of writing 3 instructables on how to use the Nextion displays with your Arduino Uno. In this first part I will show you how to connect your Nextion display to your Arduino Uno. We will also cover how to detect a button tap without the library and with debugging enabled. I ...
By: Gideon Rossouwv

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 11:50:34 PDT
Joel the joule thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Joel-the-joule-thief/
Joel the joule thief - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/8DXC/GKS0W736/F278DXCGKS0W736.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/8DXC/GKS0W736/F278DXCGKS0W736.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/8DXC/GKS0W736/F278DXCGKS0W736.SMALL.jpg Jason-B Joel was born around April of 2010 and he loves to steal dead batteries.  He was inspired by http://www.instructables.com/id/The-illuminated-LED-man-or-The-Joule-Thief-man/ He consists of: - Solid core copper wire for a skeleton - Vibration mounts for his feet - Filtering toroid for his torso - Red...
By: Jason-B

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 15 Mar 2011 19:25:13 PDT
Boarded Windows for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Boarded-Windows-for-Halloween/
Boarded Windows for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/PYAV/GTSF1I9P/FZTPYAVGTSF1I9P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/PYAV/GTSF1I9P/FZTPYAVGTSF1I9P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/PYAV/GTSF1I9P/FZTPYAVGTSF1I9P.SMALL.jpg Freakyfoam Okay, I'm doing a couple quick, down and dirty instructables of Halloween props I've made in the past. These props are simple, cheap, and make my house look like an old, abandoned, haunted, creepy looking place. This one will cover using foam board to make fake wood boards. I'm also going to try and...
By: Freakyfoam

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 15 Oct 2011 21:27:57 PDT
Build a Greenhouse with solar powered ventilation http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Greenhouse-With-Solar-Powered-Ventalation/
Build a Greenhouse with solar powered ventilation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/RA78/IPBXUOYD/FDORA78IPBXUOYD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/RA78/IPBXUOYD/FDORA78IPBXUOYD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/RA78/IPBXUOYD/FDORA78IPBXUOYD.SMALL.jpg elking I live in Sunset climate zone 17 (San Francisco), so their were a lot of things I'd like to grow, but could not owing to the climate. My basil was scrawny, my eggplant shriveled... I was lucky to get 2 or 3 tiny tomatoes per plant. I always wanted a greenhouse but all the prefab ones that seemed lar...
By: elking

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 04:06:41 PDT
Hand Held Plane - Convert To Mini Jointer http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Planer-Convert-To-Mini-Jointer/
Hand Held Plane - Convert To Mini Jointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/39PW/IB49SW15/FX939PWIB49SW15.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/39PW/IB49SW15/FX939PWIB49SW15.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/39PW/IB49SW15/FX939PWIB49SW15.SMALL.jpg makerandco A simple means to convert an electric plane into a small jointer - good for finishing relatively small pieces of timber Layout and build Roughly measure your plane and cut timber (or in this case MDF) to size. The aim is to create a u-shaped frame the width of the plane. I left one piece higher...
By: makerandco

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 19 Jun 2015 21:19:24 PDT
Easy way to make a DIY Cintiq http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-way-to-make-a-DIY-Cintiq/
Easy way to make a DIY Cintiq - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/UZQW/G68HEHIY/FQAUZQWG68HEHIY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/UZQW/G68HEHIY/FQAUZQWG68HEHIY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/UZQW/G68HEHIY/FQAUZQWG68HEHIY.SMALL.jpg DoSho First of a series of videos which show how to make a DIY Cintiq without voiding your wacom tablet warranty, with no power tools and with no electronics knowledge.  More details here http://www.tabletmod.com/Extras.html
By: DoSho

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 Mar 2010 14:06:35 PST
How to Make Panini Without a Press http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Panini-Without-a-Press/
How to Make Panini Without a Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/X01H/HFWSU7CQ/F3AX01HHFWSU7CQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/X01H/HFWSU7CQ/F3AX01HHFWSU7CQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/X01H/HFWSU7CQ/F3AX01HHFWSU7CQ.SMALL.jpg DofinoCheese If you want to make classic panini but don’t want to invest in a single function sandwich press, fear not—pressing panini is quick and easy with common cookware found in any kitchen. 1. Grease a heated stovetop skillet with oil, butter or cooking spray and place the assembled sandwich in the center....
By: DofinoCheese

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 1 May 2013 14:47:58 PDT
Visual Basic Arduino Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Visual-Basic-Arduino-Interface/
Visual Basic Arduino Interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/6ZU0/IYGFMH5D/FH66ZU0IYGFMH5D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/6ZU0/IYGFMH5D/FH66ZU0IYGFMH5D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/6ZU0/IYGFMH5D/FH66ZU0IYGFMH5D.SMALL.jpg theorycircuit Source : http://www.theorycircuit.com/visual-basic-arduino-interface/Arduino board can communicate through serial monitor of Arduino IDE, but it provides text and numeric options only. When we think about Graphical Interface and control the Visual Basic is the best one come in mind. Visual studio pr...
By: theorycircuit

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 07:07:29 PST
How To: Mobile Boxwood Hedges! (Artificial) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Mobile-Boxwood-Hedges-Artificial/
How To: Mobile Boxwood Hedges! (Artificial) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/NFYH/J7GGMK6C/F5KNFYHJ7GGMK6C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/NFYH/J7GGMK6C/F5KNFYHJ7GGMK6C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/NFYH/J7GGMK6C/F5KNFYHJ7GGMK6C.SMALL.jpg Make Everything In this project I build some artificial Boxwood hedges that are easy to move and make a great backdrop or barrier for a party or event! Check out the video of the build below, or dive into this intractable for a detailed write up of the process! Design The design of this “Hedge” is pretty straigh...
By: Make Everything

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:03:35 PDT
Top That Spins Forever! http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-That-Spins-Forever/
Top That Spins Forever! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/M2AE/J7TLT5F2/FL2M2AEJ7TLT5F2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/M2AE/J7TLT5F2/FL2M2AEJ7TLT5F2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/M2AE/J7TLT5F2/FL2M2AEJ7TLT5F2.SMALL.jpg gregjd5000 Intro:As an avid Instructables reader and a part time inventor, I have always wanted to make some of my own Instructables to share some of my ideas, but never got around to it. Finally, with a little incentive from the First Time Author contest, I bring to you: a top that can spin FOREVER!See video,...
By: gregjd5000

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 21:59:06 PDT
Halloween: Dry Ice Fog Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Dry-Ice-Fog-Machine/
Halloween: Dry Ice Fog Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/NH3C/GG2BCPC2/FRMNH3CGG2BCPC2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/NH3C/GG2BCPC2/FRMNH3CGG2BCPC2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/NH3C/GG2BCPC2/FRMNH3CGG2BCPC2.SMALL.jpg Jimmacle One Halloween, my family used dry ice for fog by dumping boiling water on it. I thought "I have an old PC fan... I wonder if I could use it for a fog machine that doesn't use water!" so I built it. I haven't been able to test it yet, so if anyone builds it, please comment how it turns out! P.S. This...
By: Jimmacle

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 4 Nov 2010 11:39:06 PDT
Brined Pork Ribs (or Who Ate All the Ribs!?) http://www.instructables.com/id/Brined-Pork-Ribs-or-Who-Ate-All-the-Ribs/
Brined Pork Ribs (or Who Ate All the Ribs!?) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/9FNV/IFCDGV9S/FZ09FNVIFCDGV9S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/9FNV/IFCDGV9S/FZ09FNVIFCDGV9S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/9FNV/IFCDGV9S/FZ09FNVIFCDGV9S.SMALL.jpg shambuda2000 I love pork ribs. I love them in the oven, in the crock pot, in the smoker, etc. I had always wondered what they would taste like if they were brined (similar to a ham or bacon cure). You may be wondering why someone would want to use a curing brine on a rack of ribs...... why not?I bought some ribs...
By: shambuda2000

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 4 Oct 2015 13:50:32 PDT
My First Table/ Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Table-Dining-Table/
My First Table/ Dining Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/4PAK/ILS8XTR6/F2M4PAKILS8XTR6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/4PAK/ILS8XTR6/F2M4PAKILS8XTR6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/4PAK/ILS8XTR6/F2M4PAKILS8XTR6.SMALL.jpg Green Bead A dining room table made of re-purposed and store bought wood. In a quest to figure some things out I decided to build a table. When the mind is going crazy it’s best to keep the hands moving, (this is true for me anyway) and so I directed that energy towards this project. It’s my first piece ...
By: Green Bead

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 14 Mar 2016 20:15:50 PDT
MPU-9150/9250 IMU with Arduino Pro-Micro http://www.instructables.com/id/MPU-91509250-IMU/
MPU-9150/9250 IMU with Arduino Pro-Micro - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/LHMA/IKWXLT1D/FP7LHMAIKWXLT1D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/LHMA/IKWXLT1D/FP7LHMAIKWXLT1D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/LHMA/IKWXLT1D/FP7LHMAIKWXLT1D.SMALL.jpg BorisK4 Did you buy a 10-DOF sensor from aliexpress or ebay and experience problems getting it running? I downloaded Jeff Rowberg library and the output always freezed after a while. I decided to debug the code, because the sensor MPU-9150 seemed promising, but didn't run well.The sensor includes 10 sensors...
By: BorisK4

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Feb 2016 10:56:44 PST
homemade lawn mower outboard boat motor http://www.instructables.com/id/homemade-lawn-mower-outboard-boat-motor/
homemade lawn mower outboard boat motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/F7DA/HET135YI/F32F7DAHET135YI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/F7DA/HET135YI/F32F7DAHET135YI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/F7DA/HET135YI/F32F7DAHET135YI.SMALL.jpg oceansidegrp this was my first attempt at this idea. i was looking to get a motor for my little gheenoe and i could not afford to buy a new motor for it so i looked around my town while driving around and i found a 6hp lawn mower that was not running, and a friend of mine had a not running 9.9hp Johnson outboard...
By: oceansidegrp

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 28 Mar 2013 19:22:59 PDT
Arduino Propeller Message Display (POV) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Propeller-Message-Display-POV/
Arduino Propeller Message Display (POV) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/2GAT/IXAPVDGX/F9V2GATIXAPVDGX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/2GAT/IXAPVDGX/F9V2GATIXAPVDGX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/2GAT/IXAPVDGX/F9V2GATIXAPVDGX.SMALL.jpg BIGDOG1971 In this project I want to show you the Persistence Of Vision (POV) to generating a rotating message in the air using only 10 LEDs. It is also called "POV stick".The apparatus consists of flashing and rotating 8 LEDs at a frequency such that the human eye does not notice a discontinuity in the forma...
By: BIGDOG1971

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 29 Dec 2016 16:06:04 PST
The art of becoming a Ninja http://www.instructables.com/id/The-art-of-becoming-a-Ninja/
The art of becoming a Ninja - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/2SC6/FWEGJTET/FC42SC6FWEGJTET.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/2SC6/FWEGJTET/FC42SC6FWEGJTET.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/2SC6/FWEGJTET/FC42SC6FWEGJTET.SMALL.jpg Mr.NHRA I have been researching the art of the Ninja for many years and I now can tell you that this is not as simple as you may think. Becoming a Ninja requires skill, skill you may not have. I will teach the skilled how to use that skill that I mentioned earlier, to become a Ninja. only step in the rig...
By: Mr.NHRA

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 24 Jun 2009 09:56:54 PDT
12V NE555 PWM Controller Under $3 http://www.instructables.com/id/12V-NE555-PWM-Controller/
12V NE555 PWM Controller Under $3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/QD2W/ISCAQLS4/FNJQD2WISCAQLS4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/QD2W/ISCAQLS4/FNJQD2WISCAQLS4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/QD2W/ISCAQLS4/FNJQD2WISCAQLS4.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba While making my mini table saw I bought a 12 V motor speed controller module from eBay. Fair enough, I thought ... that was an easier and straight forward solution. But then I decided to make my own.I did some hunting around on the interweb and found a pretty good starting point in Circuits Today, b...
By: baelza.bubba

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 00:33:05 PDT
Making Jewelry With Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Jewelry-Workshop/
Making Jewelry With Dremel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/ZVXH/HZ2IVUGQ/FT9ZVXHHZ2IVUGQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/ZVXH/HZ2IVUGQ/FT9ZVXHHZ2IVUGQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/ZVXH/HZ2IVUGQ/FT9ZVXHHZ2IVUGQ.SMALL.jpg NextFab Use Dremel tools to make jewelry! Gather your Dremel tools And wood, and Corian and jewelry closures. Be sure to read the safety instructions or have someone show you how to safely use the tools. Draw a design on paper Cut out the paper design with scissors. Trace the design onto wood, coria...
By: NextFab

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:27:32 PDT
36 Things to Cook in a Coffee Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/36-Things-to-Cook-in-a-Coffee-Maker/
36 Things to Cook in a Coffee Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/V8IV/J7MG3WB9/FURV8IVJ7MG3WB9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/V8IV/J7MG3WB9/FURV8IVJ7MG3WB9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/V8IV/J7MG3WB9/FURV8IVJ7MG3WB9.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos The coffee maker is a staple of every kitchen. But this versatile appliance can do much more that just make coffee. You can use it to cook food. In fact you can cook entire meals with nothing but a simple coffee maker. This can be incredibly useful for college students or anyone without easy access ...
By: DIY Hacks and How Tos

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:32:34 PDT
LEAD ACID BATTERY CHARGER http://www.instructables.com/id/LEAD-ACID-BATTERY-CHARGER/
LEAD ACID BATTERY CHARGER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/45KJ/ILV81509/FN845KJILV81509.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/45KJ/ILV81509/FN845KJILV81509.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/45KJ/ILV81509/FN845KJILV81509.SMALL.jpg gsantony LEAD ACID BATTERY CHARGERThis circuit be lead acid battery charger again interesting instructable, Because it can charger get both of 12V sizes and 6V. By change with switch only and this circuit charging with current about 1Amp. When see the circuit you will think us uses integrated number highly...
By: gsantony

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 03:38:40 PDT
Apple Macbook power cord repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-power-cord-repair/
Apple Macbook power cord repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/V2GS/GGPEXJ9E/FETV2GSGGPEXJ9E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/V2GS/GGPEXJ9E/FETV2GSGGPEXJ9E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/V2GS/GGPEXJ9E/FETV2GSGGPEXJ9E.SMALL.jpg hooperstack My Mac power cord was frayed and the wiring was exposed at the wall wort.  I reinforced the cord by cutting it, fitting some shrink tubing over the worn area, and soldering the cord back together. Tools needed: -wire cutters/stripper -soldering gun & solder -shrink tubing and heat source (lighter) ...
By: hooperstack

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 Nov 2010 20:31:18 PST
How-to: Peel a Bowling pin... http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Peel-a-Bowling-pin/
How-to: Peel a Bowling pin... - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/7B40/H0JBUQ72/FHW7B40H0JBUQ72.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/7B40/H0JBUQ72/FHW7B40H0JBUQ72.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/7B40/H0JBUQ72/FHW7B40H0JBUQ72.SMALL.jpg SlickSqueegie So a buddy of mine is an avid bowler. He even has a part time job doing maintenance at a local alley... He brought me a dozen pins the other day and I'm not exactly sure what to do with them, but I'm a wood turner and I loves me some free wood!!! Upon my first close examination of these, I realized...
By: SlickSqueegie

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 2 Apr 2012 11:45:44 PDT
Most Simple DIY Electric Skateboard With Optional 3D Printed Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Most-Simple-DIY-Electric-Skateboard-With-Optional-/
Most Simple DIY Electric Skateboard With Optional 3D Printed Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/00OP/J6MG9ALF/FVY00OPJ6MG9ALF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/00OP/J6MG9ALF/FVY00OPJ6MG9ALF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/00OP/J6MG9ALF/FVY00OPJ6MG9ALF.SMALL.jpg p36p This is probably the most simple open source DIY electric longboard project, this project is basically plug N play, easy to build and fun to ride!Budget for mechanical parts and electric components: $220 (USD)Budget for a longboard with adapted wheels, trucks and deck: $80 (USD)Overall budget: $300 ...
By: p36p

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:10:38 PDT
Electric fingerprint lock- Arduino compatible http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Fingerprint-Lock-Arduino-Compatiable/
Electric fingerprint lock- Arduino compatible - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/9ILV/IOT2Z7DJ/FJR9ILVIOT2Z7DJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/9ILV/IOT2Z7DJ/FJR9ILVIOT2Z7DJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/9ILV/IOT2Z7DJ/FJR9ILVIOT2Z7DJ.SMALL.jpg Elecrow Every company have several depatments, different jobs have different requirements. Recently, our financial officers has encountered some problems. Their paper files require high of confidentiality and security, some important information is stored in a drawer, but ordinary mechanical lock and unloc...
By: Elecrow

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 31 May 2016 02:51:53 PDT
How to Make a Floating Vanity Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Floating-Vanity-Countertop/
How to Make a Floating Vanity Countertop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/U6XO/IK4AGTV0/FNFU6XOIK4AGTV0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/U6XO/IK4AGTV0/FNFU6XOIK4AGTV0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/U6XO/IK4AGTV0/FNFU6XOIK4AGTV0.SMALL.jpg pseudobeans Floating vanities and counter tops are great at providing a clean and modern look. If you have a small washroom like mine, it also has the benefit of providing a more open and less crowded feel.There are lots of well done instructables on bathroom renovations already, so this one will focus primari...
By: pseudobeans

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 1 Feb 2016 19:17:59 PST
Blaze - Modern Table Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Blaze-Modern-Table-Top/
Blaze - Modern Table Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/V9XP/J20P8HC0/FJAV9XPJ20P8HC0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/V9XP/J20P8HC0/FJAV9XPJ20P8HC0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/V9XP/J20P8HC0/FJAV9XPJ20P8HC0.SMALL.jpg Canvas of Dreams This is a small rendition of a conceptual table consisting of two layers with different patterns and lighting arrangements, which can be manipulated by the user.The patterns were laser etched onto two acrylic panels. LEDs are used to lit up the panels fixed on inset circle laser cut on the panels. I...
By: Canvas of Dreams

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 06:17:53 PDT
Your own concrete head statue (using paper mold) http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-your-own-statue-head-paper-mold/
Your own concrete head statue (using paper mold) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/FW8V/IERC78S7/F6RFW8VIERC78S7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/FW8V/IERC78S7/F6RFW8VIERC78S7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/FW8V/IERC78S7/F6RFW8VIERC78S7.SMALL.jpg eric dirgahayu This is a cheaper how to making own statue head. using tissue paper as mold a face and mixed cement for material of statue. Material 1.tissue paper2.paper glue / non toxic3.face lotion4.mixed cement (cement, sand and water) Making a paper mold first facial moisturize all over your face, and th...
By: eric dirgahayu

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 20 Sep 2015 07:25:04 PDT
Stranger Things Demogorgon Halloween Makeup Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Stranger-Things-Demogorgon-Halloween-Makeup-Tutori/
Stranger Things Demogorgon Halloween Makeup Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/6VKI/ITGBM47B/FHY6VKIITGBM47B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/6VKI/ITGBM47B/FHY6VKIITGBM47B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/6VKI/ITGBM47B/FHY6VKIITGBM47B.SMALL.jpg EllimacsSFX Straight from the awesome TV-Series Stranger Things comes this Stranger Things Demogorgon Halloween Makeup Tutorial. This is part one with the monster having an open mouth. Learn how to create the evil and epic jaws from the Demogorgon. This tutorial requires intermediate skills and will take quite ...
By: EllimacsSFX

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:30:43 PDT
Arduino Capacitive Sensor In less Than 2 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Capacitive-Sensor-in-Less-Than-2-Minutes/
Arduino Capacitive Sensor In less Than 2 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Dimitrov Hello !Today I will show you how to make a capacitive sensor with Arduino UNO. Watch the video !!! Parts for the project You will need: 1 x Arduino board 1 x 1M resistor 1 x Touch plate 1x Breadboard 1 x LED 2 x Jumpers Put all together First plug in the resistor in pin 4 and pin ...
By: Konstantin Dimitrov

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 3 Sep 2016 10:36:13 PDT
Kids Solar Water Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Solar-Water-Heater/
Kids Solar Water Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/N9A0/IJRHS3A1/FKLN9A0IJRHS3A1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/N9A0/IJRHS3A1/FKLN9A0IJRHS3A1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/N9A0/IJRHS3A1/FKLN9A0IJRHS3A1.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club This is an excellent way for kids to learn about the power of the sun. By adding water through the tubes the black tubes absorbs energy from the sun and heats up the water. We wanted a cost efficient way to demonstrate this so we used black garden tubing, scrape cardboard, some glue, and a template....
By: Cats Science Club

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 Jan 2016 07:51:38 PST
How to Cut Lego Base Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-Lego-Base-Plate/
How to Cut Lego Base Plate - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/07KK/IDYPDAIX/FLL07KKIDYPDAIX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/07KK/IDYPDAIX/FLL07KKIDYPDAIX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/07KK/IDYPDAIX/FLL07KKIDYPDAIX.SMALL.jpg solderkayu LEGO base plate is a bit tricky to cut. It is too hard for scissor and too brittle for saw (and you will lose some spacing). Some use hot wire to melt and cut, but it is hard to navigate and, done incorrectly, will wrinkle the edge of the base plate.One of the easiest way that I have used is using c...
By: solderkayu

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 20:29:48 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Sword-1/
How to Make a Wooden Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/58YP/J0MOMW9Q/FYO58YPJ0MOMW9Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/58YP/J0MOMW9Q/FYO58YPJ0MOMW9Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/58YP/J0MOMW9Q/FYO58YPJ0MOMW9Q.SMALL.jpg Adam Gabbert A few weeks ago my son broke his favorite sword. It's one of those plastic numbers that lights up and makes all kinds of noise. I fixed it with some CA glue, and then whilst slaying dragons and rescuing princesses in our back yard, he broke it again in another spot. I figured it was time to make him...
By: Adam Gabbert

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:28:50 PDT
How To Turn An Old Computer Mouse Into a Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Turn-Computer-Mouse-Into-a-Cat-Toy/
How To Turn An Old Computer Mouse Into a Cat Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/9CW6/G68GXHNT/FPQ9CW6G68GXHNT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/9CW6/G68GXHNT/FPQ9CW6G68GXHNT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/9CW6/G68GXHNT/FPQ9CW6G68GXHNT.SMALL.jpg qazwsx755 In this Instructable I will show you how to turn an old computer mouse into a cat toy. Getting The Materials Here is a list of things you for this project: One old computer mouse (any kind will work but the) One foot or more of wire Tools: One Phillips screwdriver One knife One hot glue gun T...
By: qazwsx755

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 4 Mar 2010 07:34:28 PST
Learn How to Stealth http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-How-to-Stealth/
Learn How to Stealth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/LIG8/FJD52ELI/F3DLIG8FJD52ELI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/LIG8/FJD52ELI/F3DLIG8FJD52ELI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/LIG8/FJD52ELI/F3DLIG8FJD52ELI.SMALL.jpg Jasekillingspree This is very disappointing, I saw not ONE Instructable on how to stealth / sneak / or how to remain undetected. I decided to make one of my own and first Instructable on how to remain undetected! Clothing Clothing is very very important on how well you're sneaking. Colors of clothing MUST match ...
By: Jasekillingspree

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 2 Aug 2008 21:44:21 PDT
Node.js app as a RPI Service (boot at startup) http://www.instructables.com/id/Nodejs-App-As-a-RPI-Service-boot-at-Startup/
Node.js app as a RPI Service (boot at startup) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/0R5R/IJYV0QD2/FHT0R5RIJYV0QD2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/0R5R/IJYV0QD2/FHT0R5RIJYV0QD2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/0R5R/IJYV0QD2/FHT0R5RIJYV0QD2.SMALL.jpg Pedro L I wanted to make a Node.js app/script I wrote, persistent among reboots, on my Raspberry Pi 2. Although Forever gives us the possibility of running a script continuously (on background), that doesn't include system reboots whether manual or by power failures... After digging on the web with lots of...
By: Pedro L

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 1 Feb 2016 14:41:41 PST
Sturdy Folding Sawhorses http://www.instructables.com/id/Sturdy-Folding-Sawhorses/
Sturdy Folding Sawhorses - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/ACOJ/IWQV4GX8/FOCACOJIWQV4GX8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/ACOJ/IWQV4GX8/FOCACOJIWQV4GX8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/ACOJ/IWQV4GX8/FOCACOJIWQV4GX8.SMALL.jpg AroundHome Sawhorses are one of those things that I tried to do without for the longest time, but they are just too handy when it comes to breaking down sheet goods and longer boards. So instead of buying a set of sawhorse brackets or some plastic sawhorses, I decided to make a pair of my own with a few 2x4s a...
By: AroundHome

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 16:28:03 PST
Portal Gun from 3D printed parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Portal-Gun-from-3D-printed-parts/
Portal Gun from 3D printed parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/6451/H6S41KPM/FTQ6451H6S41KPM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/6451/H6S41KPM/FTQ6451H6S41KPM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/6451/H6S41KPM/FTQ6451H6S41KPM.SMALL.jpg carly.lewis It all started with the game. I'm not a massive fan of FPS, but my boyfriend convinced me to give Portal 2 a try. I think i'll trust his game recommendations a little more from now on, because I loved it!…which based on my 'logical' progression of thought then leads on to “I have to make it!”. And s...
By: carly.lewis

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 10 Sep 2012 23:10:36 PDT
Restoring an Old Wrench http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-Old-Wrench/
Restoring an Old Wrench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/X1IG/J7KQVHTP/F1LX1IGJ7KQVHTP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/X1IG/J7KQVHTP/F1LX1IGJ7KQVHTP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/X1IG/J7KQVHTP/F1LX1IGJ7KQVHTP.SMALL.jpg DiyCoolStuff I found this old rusty wrench from a flea market. I tought I should try to restore and polish it. The wrench was very disty and barely funtional because the adjustment mechanism was almost jammed by rust and dirt.As a fan on Mad Max movies I would have wanted to keep it the way it was, but because I...
By: DiyCoolStuff

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 05:50:36 PDT
How to Make a Center Finder Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Center-Finder-Tool/
How to Make a Center Finder Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/I1OF/IM53W4S4/FGLI1OFIM53W4S4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/I1OF/IM53W4S4/FGLI1OFIM53W4S4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/I1OF/IM53W4S4/FGLI1OFIM53W4S4.SMALL.jpg jbauer4 I am a pen turner and have started making my own pen blanks. I enjoy making my own blanks rather than buying them because I can choose my own wood and I know I am sourcing my wood from salvage or renewable sources.To make your own pen blanks I need to be able to drill a hole through the center of th...
By: jbauer4

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 24 Mar 2016 08:39:59 PDT
Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock with Motion Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleep-Cycle-Alarm-Clock-with-Motion-Sensor/
Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock with Motion Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/GLWB/HGH6XAU9/F9LGLWBHGH6XAU9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/GLWB/HGH6XAU9/F9LGLWBHGH6XAU9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/GLWB/HGH6XAU9/F9LGLWBHGH6XAU9.SMALL.jpg nikoala3 Motivation: I wanted to somehow improve the standard alarm clock, so I made one that wakes you up gently by only waking you up when you're not in your deep sleep. An added bonus is that It plays the Super Mario Theme Song as its alarm. How it works: It is more pleasant to wake up in the morning if ...
By: nikoala3

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 9 May 2013 22:10:51 PDT
how to make a battery heated clothing http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-battery-heated-clothing/
how to make a battery heated clothing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/ZMMH/GZKG3QCQ/F6MZMMHGZKG3QCQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/ZMMH/GZKG3QCQ/F6MZMMHGZKG3QCQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/ZMMH/GZKG3QCQ/F6MZMMHGZKG3QCQ.SMALL.jpg cathy36952 it is very cold in winter, so if we can make a battery heated clothing. the winter would not cold again. firstly , you need to prepare a heated pad, for the heated pad you can buy from the market, and than you can sew the heated pad to your jacket or vest. and than you need to buy a battery box. w...
By: cathy36952

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 8 Mar 2012 20:29:44 PST
Turn the lights on or off from your bed (can be done in 5 to 10 minutes) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-the-lights-on-or-off-from-your-bed-can-be-do/
Turn the lights on or off from your bed (can be done in 5 to 10 minutes) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/POA0/FS8O1Y9X/FZJPOA0FS8O1Y9X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/POA0/FS8O1Y9X/FZJPOA0FS8O1Y9X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/POA0/FS8O1Y9X/FZJPOA0FS8O1Y9X.SMALL.jpg dooey100 I always hated having to get up from my bed, turn off my lights, then stumble over all the stuff on my floor as I went back to bed. This simple solution takes 5 to 10 minutes, and can be done with stuff from around the house. Parts list:Sticky tackStringThumb tacksSomething Heavy Prepare your stri...
By: dooey100

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 16 Mar 2009 16:31:51 PDT
How to make glowing water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-glowing-water/
How to make glowing water - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/X0MA/HPCLIJ5H/FSSX0MAHPCLIJ5H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/X0MA/HPCLIJ5H/FSSX0MAHPCLIJ5H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/X0MA/HPCLIJ5H/FSSX0MAHPCLIJ5H.SMALL.jpg wingxmichael Here are the steps taken to make glowing water. You will need a beaker, gloves, pipette, eye protection, a mix stick, glow stick, water, and some dish soap (written version) Step 1 Take your glow stick and cut off one end, be careful of the glass inside. Step 2 Cut open the other end of the tu...
By: wingxmichael

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 18 Dec 2013 08:16:23 PST
how to make wire and beads flower http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-wire-and-beads-flower/
how to make wire and beads flower - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/EL4Q/GEI9CYDZ/F5HEL4QGEI9CYDZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/EL4Q/GEI9CYDZ/F5HEL4QGEI9CYDZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/EL4Q/GEI9CYDZ/F5HEL4QGEI9CYDZ.SMALL.jpg halla with wire and beads , make a beautiful flower
By: halla

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 26 Sep 2010 22:35:20 PDT
Password Based Circuit Breaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Password-Based-Circuit-Breaker/
Password Based Circuit Breaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/WD5E/IIHRK43S/FZMWD5EIIHRK43S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/WD5E/IIHRK43S/FZMWD5EIIHRK43S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/WD5E/IIHRK43S/FZMWD5EIIHRK43S.SMALL.jpg Rai Usman A circuit breaker isan automatically operated electrical switch designed to protect an electrical circuit from damage caused by overload or short circuit. Its basic function is to detect a fault condition and interrupt current flow. Unlike a fuse, which operates once and then must be replaced, a cir...
By: Rai Usman

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 23 Dec 2015 05:34:50 PST