Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - play - nintendo - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 2 Sep 2014 02:51:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 NES in a Cartridge http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-in-a-Cartridge/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 17:38:14 PDT
Vintage crossover NES System and Zapper http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-crossover-NES-System-and-Zapper/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:16:29 PDT
Nintendo 3DS XL Leather Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-3DS-XL-Leather-Case/
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:30:36 PDT
Paint by Number Zelda Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-by-Number-Zelda-Shield/
Paint by Number Zelda Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/SQKX/HPLWZ1D2/FEISQKXHPLWZ1D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/SQKX/HPLWZ1D2/FEISQKXHPLWZ1D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/SQKX/HPLWZ1D2/FEISQKXHPLWZ1D2.SMALL.jpg BrittLiv My 11 year old cousin is one of the biggest Zelda fans I know. So when he heard that I was planning on making a Hylian Shield for myself he begged my to make one for him, too. I was really motivated and sat down with my Dremel trying to make the ornaments. Even after a whole day I was not able to ge...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 05:38:24 PST
Project Advantage: Install a famiclone into a NES Advantage Joystick http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Advantage-Install-a-famiclone-into-a-NES-A/
Project Advantage: Install a famiclone into a NES Advantage Joystick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/S5TF/HNXRQHBJ/FDAS5TFHNXRQHBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/S5TF/HNXRQHBJ/FDAS5TFHNXRQHBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/S5TF/HNXRQHBJ/FDAS5TFHNXRQHBJ.SMALL.jpg osgeld One day this summer I was coming home from work and popped into a thrift store. Back in my favorite section, the electronics section, I spotted a couple cheap and odd Looking N64 controllers. Digging them out the controllers turned out to be a "Power Joy III and a "Super Joy" TV plug n play game sys...
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 19:00:02 PST
Mario Sunshine Functional FLUDD Water Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Sunshine-FLUDD-Water-Gun/
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 08:50:28 PST
How to Make a Majora's Mask Clay Charm http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Majoras-Mask-Clay-Charm/
How to Make a Majora's Mask Clay Charm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/H324/HLZRR8I6/F3QH324HLZRR8I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/H324/HLZRR8I6/F3QH324HLZRR8I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/H324/HLZRR8I6/F3QH324HLZRR8I6.SMALL.jpg BeccadK Do you want to make your own Majora's Mask charm but have been intimidated by how complicated it looks? This tutorial will break it down into several easy and manageable steps with lots of reference pictures to help you along. Here are the materials that you will need: Polymer clay (purple, red, w...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 20:33:25 PDT
The Ultimate Guide to Creating Chiptunes on the GameBoy! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Guide-to-Creating-Chiptunes-on-the-Ga/
The Ultimate Guide to Creating Chiptunes on the GameBoy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/6ZW8/HIXD3ND0/F3K6ZW8HIXD3ND0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/6ZW8/HIXD3ND0/F3K6ZW8HIXD3ND0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/6ZW8/HIXD3ND0/F3K6ZW8HIXD3ND0.SMALL.jpg BenBurge New to the Gameboy 'Chiptune' Scene?  Or maybe your still trying to get to the bottom of what this whole Chiptune thing is?  No matter your situation, by the end of this Instructable, I can promise you'll be a pro! Relatively new to the 'LSDJ' scene myself, I was baffled when I tried to put togethe...
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 10:18:56 PDT
NES Coin Purse, 3.0 (Yet Another, revisited and improved) http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-Coin-Purse-30-Yet-Another-revisited-and-im/
NES Coin Purse, 3.0 (Yet Another, revisited and improved) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/OLZC/HHS9SMJE/FP1OLZCHHS9SMJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/OLZC/HHS9SMJE/FP1OLZCHHS9SMJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/OLZC/HHS9SMJE/FP1OLZCHHS9SMJE.SMALL.jpg czarnian The first time I stumbled upon a NES purse instructable, (here) I made one of myself right away. In the process, and in the daily usage, I found many glitches that I tried to overcome. Such as: coinage make the case rattle too much, and the purse can be opened halfways wide open, dropping all the co...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 16:59:58 PDT
Touch Sensitive Super Nintendo http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Sensitive-Super-Nintendo/
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 22:58:03 PDT
Making a Custom N64 Game Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Custom-N64-Game-Insert/
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 16:43:16 PDT
How to Clean and Repair an NES Advantage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-and-Repair-an-NES-Advantage/
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 13:01:09 PDT
Retro All-In-One Gaming Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-All-In-One-Gaming-Console/
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Tue, 6 Nov 2012 17:08:32 PST
Restore and Modify an Original DMG Gameboy http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-and-Modify-an-Original-DMG-Gameboy/
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Wed, 10 Oct 2012 09:14:33 PDT
How to make a 3D Mario Coin box! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-3D-Mario-Coin-box/
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Fri, 7 Sep 2012 08:43:51 PDT
Mario and Luigi Corn Hole Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-and-Luigi-Corn-Hole-Bags/
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 12:56:36 PDT
NES Zapper Outlet Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-Zapper-Outlet-Switch/
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 14:08:15 PDT
Bowser Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Bowser-Costume/
Bowser Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/3HHH/H1ZG7FXD/FCP3HHHH1ZG7FXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/3HHH/H1ZG7FXD/FCP3HHHH1ZG7FXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/3HHH/H1ZG7FXD/FCP3HHHH1ZG7FXD.SMALL.jpg CassiniCloset Hello there! Bowser was my first choice to put up on instructables.com because it’s one I can easily access photos and video right  now and I tend to get the most questions on. Though I’ve learned to improve many mistakes form a previous suit, this one was challenging, fun and well liked by many f...
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Tue, 22 May 2012 16:10:04 PDT
Piranha Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Piranha-Planter/
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 16:25:24 PDT
1up Mushroom Storage Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/1up-Mushroom-Storage-Cube/
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Sun, 22 Apr 2012 18:29:10 PDT
Making of ...tic-tac-toe (Mario bros) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-of-three-in-a-row-Mario-bros/
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 02:29:24 PDT
Stained wood pixel art http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-wood-pixel-art/
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 12:26:43 PDT
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask Replica http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Legend-of-Zelda-Majoras-Mask-Replica/
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask Replica - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/XV2L/HDOWA9HW/FYPXV2LHDOWA9HW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/XV2L/HDOWA9HW/FYPXV2LHDOWA9HW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/XV2L/HDOWA9HW/FYPXV2LHDOWA9HW.SMALL.jpg Riley Planalp The Majora's Mask has been REMADE! BUY IT HERE: http://tinyurl.com/pqyjoe5More pictures of Mask #2 are also on my Flickr, www.flickr.com/rileyplanalpHey Instructabots!I'd like to present to you a guide for making a Majora's Mask Replica from the Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask! From start to finish...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 11:51:57 PDT
NES Controller Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-Controller-Clock/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 08:49:16 PDT
Boo O'Clock - How to Cross-Stitch a Custom Clock Face http://www.instructables.com/id/Boo-OClock-How-to-Cross-Stitch-a-Custom-Clock-F/
Boo O'Clock - How to Cross-Stitch a Custom Clock Face - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/REWQ/H0OJ6O7Y/FZZREWQH0OJ6O7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/REWQ/H0OJ6O7Y/FZZREWQH0OJ6O7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/REWQ/H0OJ6O7Y/FZZREWQH0OJ6O7Y.SMALL.jpg BunnieBard What is a ghost's favorite time of day? Boo O'Clock! Counted cross-stitch is a form of embroidery in which you sew a simple x over and over in a variety of colors/shapes to make a picture. This makes it excellent for recreating pixel sprites from your favorite 8 or 16-bit video games; each pixel be...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 22:27:43 PDT
Get the MAX out of your NES MAX Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-the-MAX-out-of-your-NES-MAX-Controller/
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 19:58:09 PDT
Awesome Super Mario Bros. Easter Eggs!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Super-Mario-Bros-Eggs/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2012 18:40:35 PDT
Super Mario Screenshot Afghan http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Screenshot-Afghan/
Super Mario Screenshot Afghan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/FODU/GZUASBHQ/FHWFODUGZUASBHQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/FODU/GZUASBHQ/FHWFODUGZUASBHQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/FODU/GZUASBHQ/FHWFODUGZUASBHQ.SMALL.jpg allisontendo Just like a ton of other people, I am a huge video game fan...and when I bought my first home a couple years ago I knew that I planned on having at least one room's decor entirely devoted to video games. Well, that one room quickly turned into an entire basement dedicated to retro gaming! Retro gam...
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 04:39:13 PDT
The Legend of Zelda: Rupee Engagement Ring Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Rupee-Engagement-Ring-Box/
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Sun, 11 Mar 2012 21:05:40 PDT
how to make a clay mario http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-clay-mario/
how to make a clay mario - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/4G1D/GZAD16A6/FYY4G1DGZAD16A6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/4G1D/GZAD16A6/FYY4G1DGZAD16A6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/4G1D/GZAD16A6/FYY4G1DGZAD16A6.SMALL.jpg andrewsnow   Starting the head 1: first take white clay take a little off and make a small ball for the nose and a big ball for the head.  2: now take black clay and roll it along the table making it long and skinny for the mustache you can make it anyway you want. 3: take the two white pieces and stick t...
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Fri, 9 Mar 2012 07:14:34 PST
Assemble a Super Mario Brothers Coin Block Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Assemble-a-Super-Mario-Brothers-Coin-Block-Lamp/
Assemble a Super Mario Brothers Coin Block Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/WVJB/GYGFD6HU/FE2WVJBGYGFD6HU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/WVJB/GYGFD6HU/FE2WVJBGYGFD6HU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/WVJB/GYGFD6HU/FE2WVJBGYGFD6HU.SMALL.jpg bduxbury UPDATE: A number of steps have changed, since we've started getting professionally produced circuit boards and screen-printing the design on the insides of the box. All the old photos are still here for reference purposes. Ah, the classic Super Mario coin block. So tantalizing with its mysterious q...
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 00:29:29 PST
Plush Super Mario Block with Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Plush-Super-Mario-Block-with-Sound/
Plush Super Mario Block with Sound - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/LWTW/GYG8AN1L/FBVLWTWGYG8AN1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/LWTW/GYG8AN1L/FBVLWTWGYG8AN1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/LWTW/GYG8AN1L/FBVLWTWGYG8AN1L.SMALL.jpg piem This life-size Super Mario question mark block plays random Mario sounds when you hit it at the bottom. The step-by-step Instructable explains how you can make one yourself. Design and development by Piem Wirtz and Simon de Bakker. Plush Mario Sound Block from Piem Wirtz on Vimeo. Tools se...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2012 14:17:22 PST
Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Arcade-Machine-2/
Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/A11F/GWKKN97N/FWNA11FGWKKN97N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/A11F/GWKKN97N/FWNA11FGWKKN97N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/A11F/GWKKN97N/FWNA11FGWKKN97N.SMALL.jpg Shadown92 This instructable will show you how I made my very own standalone retro arcade machine! This is the easy man's way. Features: Hundreds of games Many different consoles Arcade controls Easy! Materials and Preparation List of materials: (3) 2'x4' Perf board (1) Computer Monitor (1) Old computer or...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 17:18:35 PST
Make a USB NES Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-USB-NES-Controller/
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Wed, 17 Aug 2011 04:20:30 PDT
Use an Arduino with an N64 controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-an-Arduino-with-an-N64-controller/
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Thu, 31 Dec 2009 18:53:45 PST
NES PAD LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-PAD-LED-s/
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Tue, 22 Aug 2006 15:18:09 PDT
N64 flash drive controller http://www.instructables.com/id/N64-flash-drive-controller/
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Sun, 17 Jul 2011 18:48:51 PDT
Show your 3DS photos on 2D screens http://www.instructables.com/id/Show-your-3DS-photos-on-2D-screens/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2011 21:38:08 PDT
Nintendo controller into a PC card reader http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-controller-into-a-PC-card-reader/
Nintendo controller into a PC card reader - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/WUZP/8ICEP27UJBW/FDKWUZP8ICEP27UJBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/WUZP/8ICEP27UJBW/FDKWUZP8ICEP27UJBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/WUZP/8ICEP27UJBW/FDKWUZP8ICEP27UJBW.SMALL.jpg zieak Put a card reader inside a Nintendo Controller for your desktop or laptop computer. Any mention of this project must provide a link to www.zieak.com with credit to Ryan McFarland. Tools and materials You'll need some stuff for this project. A Nintendo Controller A card reader of your choice Sm...
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Sun, 12 Mar 2006 01:01:37 PST
How to build a Recycled Retro: NES Advantage Desktop Lamp Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-and-NES-Advantage-Desktop-Lamp/
How to build a Recycled Retro: NES Advantage Desktop Lamp Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/XIQ8/GOSDJCE2/FF4XIQ8GOSDJCE2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/XIQ8/GOSDJCE2/FF4XIQ8GOSDJCE2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/XIQ8/GOSDJCE2/FF4XIQ8GOSDJCE2.SMALL.jpg RecycledRetro The Nintendo Entertainment System had some pretty interesting accessories. From the depths of it's seemingly infinite library of licensed and non-licensed mechanisms, I've dug out this beast. When you lift it, you'll understand that "beast" is widely accurate. It is a beefy piece of equipment that a...
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Sat, 11 Jun 2011 04:55:25 PDT
NES controller mod: Special Attack Button http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-controller-mod-Special-Attack-Button/
NES controller mod: Special Attack Button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/MY42/GLU0I1FJ/F2DMY42GLU0I1FJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/MY42/GLU0I1FJ/F2DMY42GLU0I1FJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/MY42/GLU0I1FJ/F2DMY42GLU0I1FJ.SMALL.jpg frankbawesome I've been playing a lot of old NES games and I've noticed that a lot of games use a combination of buttons to do the special attack. This was getting annoying in those high intensity moments and it just wouldn't work right for me. I thought there must be a better way, maybe a shoulder button, like o...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2011 10:44:48 PDT
The Genuine NES Bartop Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Genuine-NES-Bartop/
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Sat, 19 Mar 2011 23:04:54 PDT
Multi-Layer 8-bit Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Layer-8-bit-Stencils/
Multi-Layer 8-bit Stencils - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/T2B0/GLC27WJC/FNLT2B0GLC27WJC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/T2B0/GLC27WJC/FNLT2B0GLC27WJC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/T2B0/GLC27WJC/FNLT2B0GLC27WJC.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus Love the old 8-bit video game characters and want to put them on stuff around you like your dresser, wall, or sleepy dog? Then make a stencil for it! It's a great way to try out multi-layer stencils. You can go for a clean look or get a little messier for a distressed look like above. Have a charac...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2011 12:04:58 PDT
NES flash drive and USB port http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-flash-drive-and-USB-port/
NES flash drive and USB port - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/IBY0/GKS0RNGC/FWJIBY0GKS0RNGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/IBY0/GKS0RNGC/FWJIBY0GKS0RNGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/IBY0/GKS0RNGC/FWJIBY0GKS0RNGC.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus The NES consoles and game cartridges have been used for many things, but I wanted to make some ridiculous system that utilized the slide-in action of the system. Of course what made the most sense was to put an 8 gig flash drive in the cartridge and make the NES the port. It had to happen! And so i...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2011 15:26:58 PST
SUPER NINTENDO CONTROLER BELT BUCKLE WITH SOUND http://www.instructables.com/id/SUPER-NINTENDO-CONTROLER-BELT-BUCKLE-WITH-SOUND/
SUPER NINTENDO CONTROLER BELT BUCKLE WITH SOUND - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/X80M/GJQE9PSR/FFUX80MGJQE9PSR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/X80M/GJQE9PSR/FFUX80MGJQE9PSR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/X80M/GJQE9PSR/FFUX80MGJQE9PSR.SMALL.jpg sillyzombie666 long story short a friend i know through shadow casting rocky horror and repo the genetic opera at a theater i volunteer at, mentioned  getting an snes belt buckle for her husband. I volunteered myself to make it for her and suggested adding a lil sound / recorder to it for the hell of it instead of...
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Sat, 12 Feb 2011 22:38:48 PST
NES Stepping Stones http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-Stepping-Stones/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2011 14:17:49 PST
Mii Figurine http://www.instructables.com/id/Mii-Figurine/
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Thu, 10 Feb 2011 06:08:51 PST
Fuse Beads NES Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Fuse-Beads-NES-Controller/
Fuse Beads NES Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/5CZA/FN84R264/FXM5CZAFN84R264.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/5CZA/FN84R264/FXM5CZAFN84R264.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/5CZA/FN84R264/FXM5CZAFN84R264.SMALL.jpg Lalya Making a game controller with fuse beads that looks like a fridge magnet made of fuse beads that looks like a Nintendo NES controller.Vintage video-game aesthetics made a big come-back a few years ago. Fuse beads, with their "pixel" look, design flexibility and easiness of use (suited for 5-year-old...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2008 01:49:08 PST
How to make NINTENDO NES to a DVD Player http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-NINTENDO-NES-to-a-DVD-Player/
How to make NINTENDO NES to a DVD Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/QKD4/GELSC9H3/FPBQKD4GELSC9H3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/QKD4/GELSC9H3/FPBQKD4GELSC9H3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/QKD4/GELSC9H3/FPBQKD4GELSC9H3.SMALL.jpg davevil How to make NINTENDO NES to a DVD Player Como hacer que una NINTENDO NES sea un Reproductor de DVD Well to starter this you will need // Bueno para empezar necesitaras: 1 NINTENDO NES 1 Small DVD player with inbox // un reproductor de DVD pequeño y con bandeja 1 Dremel or another tool for cut plas...
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Thu, 30 Sep 2010 10:57:04 PDT
How-To : Giant NES Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Giant-NES-Controller/
How-To : Giant NES Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/5I07/GCJ0Y5NC/FKK5I07GCJ0Y5NC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/5I07/GCJ0Y5NC/FKK5I07GCJ0Y5NC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/5I07/GCJ0Y5NC/FKK5I07GCJ0Y5NC.SMALL.jpg thisissafety Here is my instructable on how I built a giant (working) NES controller/trunk. What you need I added a downloadable file of the basic parts and measurements you need for this project so you can print it off if you'd like. If not here is a list of the basic parts needed. Hardware: Bolt/Screw...
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Mon, 9 Aug 2010 19:27:06 PDT