Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - wireless http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:42:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wireless camera + Parabolic Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-camera-Parabolic-Mirror/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:57:08 PDT
CC3200 Wi-Fi board for Internet of Things http://www.instructables.com/id/CC3200-Wi-Fi-board-for-Internet-of-Things/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:34:20 PDT
DIY - Parabolic WiFi Signal Booster http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Parabolic-WiFi-Signal-Booster/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:50:57 PDT
littleBits WiFi Music Player http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-WiFi-Music-Player/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 11:36:56 PDT
Install and Configure a DD-WRT Kong Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-and-Configure-a-DD-WRT-Kong-Router/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 08:42:54 PDT
IR RECIEVER \ REMOTE TESTER http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-RECIEVER-REMOTE-TESTER/
IR RECIEVER \ REMOTE TESTER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/SR4H/HZJO9PV2/FLFSR4HHZJO9PV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/SR4H/HZJO9PV2/FLFSR4HHZJO9PV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/SR4H/HZJO9PV2/FLFSR4HHZJO9PV2.SMALL.jpg AHSAN2000 THIS REMOTE CONTROL WORK VERY WELL. YOU CAN TEST IT.HOPE YOU FUN WITH IT.LETS MAKE IT... MATERIALS: 1 x BC547 TRANSISTOR1 x 10UF CAPACITER1 x IR RECIEVER1 x BREAD BOARD1 x JUMPER WIRES1 x 9V BATTERY1 x 9V BATTERY CONNECTOR1 x 4.7K RESISTOR1 x 470 OHM RESISTOR1 x LED (Any Colour). CIRCUIT SCHEMA...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 06:59:31 PDT
Patch Antenna for 2.4gHZ with Circular Polarisation http://www.instructables.com/id/Patch-Antenna-for-24gHZ-with-Circular-Polarisation/
Patch Antenna for 2.4gHZ with Circular Polarisation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/Q6BG/HZ88MKHL/F4IQ6BGHZ88MKHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/Q6BG/HZ88MKHL/F4IQ6BGHZ88MKHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/Q6BG/HZ88MKHL/F4IQ6BGHZ88MKHL.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil Patch Antenna for 2.4gHZ with Circular PolarisationIn this video I will show you how to build a very simple circular polarised patch antenna for 2.4GHz. This directional antenna is a simple design with a gain of 4.5dBi.
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 06:49:52 PDT
Disabling Contacless Payment on Debit Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Disabling-Contacless-Payment-on-Debit-Cards/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:58:35 PDT
Patch Antenna for 2 4gHz http://www.instructables.com/id/Patch-Antenna-for-2-4gHz/
Patch Antenna for 2 4gHz - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/VN7U/HYQDVDEB/FKTVN7UHYQDVDEB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/VN7U/HYQDVDEB/FKTVN7UHYQDVDEB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/VN7U/HYQDVDEB/FKTVN7UHYQDVDEB.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil In this video I will show you how to build a very simple patch antenna for the 2.4GHz. This directional antenna is a simple design with a gain of 4.5dBi.
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 08:13:54 PDT
SMS Message LittleBits Gumball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/SMS-Message-LittleBits-Gumball-Machine/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 11:08:40 PDT
Setting up a wireless hotspot using TP-Link TL-MR3020 Wireless N Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-up-a-wireless-hotspot-using-TP-Link-TL-MR3/
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 01:38:53 PDT
Wifi AP with TOR Guest Network http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-AP-with-TOR-Guest-Network/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:18:57 PDT
Vinyl Record Bluetooth Speaker Base Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Record-Bluetooth-Speaker-Base-Rose/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:06:56 PDT
Rc switch/relay http://www.instructables.com/id/rc-switch/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:39:42 PDT
Laptop External Antenna Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-External-Antenna-Mod/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:48:33 PDT
BT Home Hub 5 Antenna Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/BT-Home-Hub-5-Antenna-Modification/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:55:39 PDT
how to calculate batting average http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-calculate-batting-average/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 07:54:59 PDT
Nexus 7 Antenna Upgrade Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Nexus-7-Antenna-Upgrade-Part-2/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:52:40 PDT
AT command mode of HC-05 and HC-06 Bluetooth module http://www.instructables.com/id/AT-command-mode-of-HC-05-Bluetooth-module/
AT command mode of HC-05 and HC-06 Bluetooth module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/GYAE/HX7OZ0RH/FG1GYAEHX7OZ0RH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/GYAE/HX7OZ0RH/FG1GYAEHX7OZ0RH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/GYAE/HX7OZ0RH/FG1GYAEHX7OZ0RH.SMALL.jpg sayem2603 UPDATED july 18: You can now enter AT mode of HC-05 using an Arduino board, (arduino uno used in this tutorial)UPDATED july 7: I had the opportunity to test a HC06 module. This guide now covers HC-06 module too. :)Having multiple bluetooth modules with the same name can be confusing. Sometimes it ma...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 12:49:23 PDT
Pirate Fm Tx Suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Fm-Tx-Suitcase-1/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:26:36 PDT
Nexus 7 Antenna Upgrade Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Nexus-7-Antenna-Upgrade-Part-1/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 07:02:18 PDT
Guide To Instructables http://www.instructables.com/id/Guide-To-Instructables/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 15:31:20 PDT
DIY HMD http://www.instructables.com/id/DYI-HMD-Part-1/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 10:36:55 PDT
Parabolic Antennas for 2 4GHz part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Parabolic-Antennas-for-2-4GHz-part-1/
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:55:48 PDT
Modifying a 2 4 GHz dipole antenna to 5 GHz http://www.instructables.com/id/Modifying-a-2-4-GHz-dipole-antenna-to-5-GHz/
Modifying a 2 4 GHz dipole antenna to 5 GHz - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/C9A8/HW8SZPAH/FZYC9A8HW8SZPAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/C9A8/HW8SZPAH/FZYC9A8HW8SZPAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/C9A8/HW8SZPAH/FZYC9A8HW8SZPAH.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil In this video I convert a 2.4 GHz dipole antenna into a 5 GHz antenna. I needed quite a few 5 GHz antennas for a project I am working on and it was much cheaper to modify 2.4 GHz antennas.5 GHz and 5.8GHz dipole antenna: http://youtu.be/ysHP_Yi8bx82.4 GHz dipole antenna: http://youtu.be/bs8hvXGJdhM...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:37:37 PDT
Headphone Wireless Charging Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-Wireless-Charging-Hack/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 09:05:08 PDT
*Free* DIY Recycled Can WiFi Antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-DIY-Recycled-Can-WiFi-Antenna/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 12:14:09 PDT
Boost Wifi http://www.instructables.com/id/Boost-Wifi/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 17:21:54 PDT
Repurpose an old wifi router for the internet-of-things http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurpose-an-old-wifi-router-for-the-internet-of-t/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 18:35:01 PDT
RFduino iBeacon Welcome Home http://www.instructables.com/id/RFduino-iBeacon-Welcome-Home/
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Thu, 15 May 2014 10:01:55 PDT
Discone http://www.instructables.com/id/Discone/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 10:55:39 PDT
How to manage several Dropbox accounts simultaneously on Android http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-manage-several-Dropbox-accounts-simultaneou/
How to manage several Dropbox accounts simultaneously on Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/ENYG/HU3TMT1O/FO0ENYGHU3TMT1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/ENYG/HU3TMT1O/FO0ENYGHU3TMT1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/ENYG/HU3TMT1O/FO0ENYGHU3TMT1O.SMALL.jpg MimiShell In case you have more than one Dropbox account, it's becomes not easy to manage them on an Android device with the official Dropbox application. It supports only one account at a time so you have to log out each time you need the files stored inside another storage. But there is a way to manage mu...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:14:16 PDT
Cheapest (~10-15USD/unit) wireless intercom or Simple USB powered Walkie Talkie hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapest-10-15USDunit-wireless-intercom-or-Simple-/
Cheapest (~10-15USD/unit) wireless intercom or Simple USB powered Walkie Talkie hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/HOUD/HTPUOA7V/FYFHOUDHTPUOA7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/HOUD/HTPUOA7V/FYFHOUDHTPUOA7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/HOUD/HTPUOA7V/FYFHOUDHTPUOA7V.SMALL.jpg milkboy007 This is a simple hack (just connecting wires) to make a usb powered walkie talkie i tried this when i was still in elementary school and forgotten about this for years, till recently when my brother ask me to recommend cheap wireless intercom that cost less than 20USD per unit, that can pass thru...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 15:36:19 PDT
Simple Wifi Booster http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wifi-Booster/
Simple Wifi Booster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/654X/HSQ4BEXJ/FO5654XHSQ4BEXJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/654X/HSQ4BEXJ/FO5654XHSQ4BEXJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/654X/HSQ4BEXJ/FO5654XHSQ4BEXJ.SMALL.jpg ajs450 What You Will Need You will need •super glue•old antenna ( 2 if you want )• 12 in. Long by 1 1/2 inch wide piece of wood•And a drill Now You're Ready To Construct Drill a hole in the center of the board big enough to tightly fit you're antenna.Now once the hole is drilled put you're super glu...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:06:27 PDT
The Sneeze-Ray Remote-Controlled Nose Tickler http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Sneeze-Ray-Remote-Controlled-Nose-Tickler/
The Sneeze-Ray Remote-Controlled Nose Tickler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/645M/HSBSMC6R/FYC645MHSBSMC6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/645M/HSBSMC6R/FYC645MHSBSMC6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/645M/HSBSMC6R/FYC645MHSBSMC6R.SMALL.jpg alexglow Do you know that old wives' tale about how when you sneeze, it means someone is thinking of you? Apparently, most people don't. I didn't realize that, so I made this project. :) I recently gave my first demo as Maker Advocate for Pinoccio, a new, open-source kit for your own personal Internet of Th...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 18:28:52 PST
SDR on pcDuino http://www.instructables.com/id/SDR-on-pcDuino/
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By: jingfeng

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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:18:04 PST
FM Wireless headphones for TV or PC http://www.instructables.com/id/FM-Wireless-headphones-for-TV-or-PC/
FM Wireless headphones for TV or PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/GBIP/HRWNFI1F/FF0GBIPHRWNFI1F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/GBIP/HRWNFI1F/FF0GBIPHRWNFI1F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/GBIP/HRWNFI1F/FF0GBIPHRWNFI1F.SMALL.jpg BMC21 This is a istructable to create a Wireless headphones using a CAR FM TRANSMITTER.The good thing is that there is no limit of people to connect to the transmitter.MATERIALS:Car FM transmitterDevice with radio FM ( I use a mobile phone )ScissorsElectric transformer to 12VElectric wire/ cable ( 25cm )D...
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 13:08:27 PST
Quick, Makeshift HDTV Antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Makeshift-HDTV-Antenna/
Quick, Makeshift HDTV Antenna - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/TD3G/HRCK3LX3/FOITD3GHRCK3LX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/TD3G/HRCK3LX3/FOITD3GHRCK3LX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/TD3G/HRCK3LX3/FOITD3GHRCK3LX3.SMALL.jpg dmagryta124 How to build a makeshift HDTV antenna from mainly old coat hangers.Credit for the antenna design goes to the Solid Signal Blog. I don't claim to have invented this, but I see that there aren't many quick, makeshift antenna tutorials here on instructables, so I just thought I'd try to share their set...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 17:24:52 PST
Bluetooth controlled home electronic appliances http://www.instructables.com/id/INTRODUCTION-59/
Bluetooth controlled home electronic appliances - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/M3KV/HR3EK60J/FDPM3KVHR3EK60J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/M3KV/HR3EK60J/FDPM3KVHR3EK60J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/M3KV/HR3EK60J/FDPM3KVHR3EK60J.SMALL.jpg achakravarthi This is my first  Instructables , hope u all like this one. Details:- Its an app based project ,where u can control the electronic appliances in home  by an  android app.By using this app ,we can control the electronic appliance in 3 rooms where each room has a capability of having 4 electronic appl...
By: achakravarthi

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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 21:42:52 PST
Wireless NAS for the Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-NAS-for-the-Car/
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 15:34:20 PST
How to Build Slayer Exciter (mini Tesla Coil) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Slayer-Exciter/
How to Build Slayer Exciter (mini Tesla Coil) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/JH9J/HQV6I3J0/F0SJH9JHQV6I3J0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/JH9J/HQV6I3J0/F0SJH9JHQV6I3J0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/JH9J/HQV6I3J0/F0SJH9JHQV6I3J0.SMALL.jpg alilovic007 --------WARNING--------- The Slayer exciter creates an electromagnetic field that may negatively affect electronic equipment in the immediate area; including pacemakers. Exercise caution and common sense when operating a Slayer Exciter. Parts list Items Needed: -   At least a 6" long tube that's ...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 14:42:07 PST
Adding an Antenna Jack to a USB WiFi Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-an-Antenna-Jack-to-a-USB-WiFi-Adapter/
Adding an Antenna Jack to a USB WiFi Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/7G8U/HQQIJY9W/F1W7G8UHQQIJY9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/7G8U/HQQIJY9W/F1W7G8UHQQIJY9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/7G8U/HQQIJY9W/F1W7G8UHQQIJY9W.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I know there are plenty of WiFi dongles out there with SMA connectors (or smaller)  but I wanted something sturdier and waterproof... Finding A Dongle and Box I used a couple of old Microsoft USB wireless adapters. They seemed to have better range that the little stick ones and the little antenna...
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:33:30 PST
Xbox 360 Slim WiFi Antenna Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-360-Slim-WiFi-Antenna-Modification/
Xbox 360 Slim WiFi Antenna Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/8GYS/HQCC20HU/F1W8GYSHQCC20HU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/8GYS/HQCC20HU/F1W8GYSHQCC20HU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/8GYS/HQCC20HU/F1W8GYSHQCC20HU.SMALL.jpg voltstech Need to get a better signal from your Xbox 360 Slims Wifi Antenna? Adding another antenna will dramatically improve your Antenna signal receiving strength. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f3EGwdT96ko Please comment on this tutorial or leave a video of the results you get. Did you like the tutoria...
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 08:29:21 PST
Make a pocket sized FM transmitter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-pocket-sized-FM-transmitter/
Make a pocket sized FM transmitter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/WM0H/HQ440OYV/F42WM0HHQ440OYV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/WM0H/HQ440OYV/F42WM0HHQ440OYV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/WM0H/HQ440OYV/F42WM0HHQ440OYV.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box Have you ever been in a car or at work and you're tuned into the radio, and every five minutes the same playlist plays over and over again? As if repetition isn't bad enough they don't even seem to play anything you like? Or they play a song you like way to much and slowly you start to dislike it be...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 17:06:49 PST
How To Create A AD-HOC Network http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-A-AD-HOC-Network/
How To Create A AD-HOC Network - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PVGY/HPEFX80P/FDMPVGYHPEFX80P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PVGY/HPEFX80P/FDMPVGYHPEFX80P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PVGY/HPEFX80P/FDMPVGYHPEFX80P.SMALL.jpg hamishtheawesome This instructable will teach you how to setup a AD-HOC Network Step 1 First open Control panel/network and internet/Network and Sharing center/setup a new connection or network Step 2 You should now have the set up a connection or network wizzard scroll down till you find set up a ad hoc netwo...
By: hamishtheawesome

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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 15:33:55 PST
BroadBand Booster http://www.instructables.com/id/BroadBand-Booster/
BroadBand Booster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/RNXG/HOTJN1TI/F59RNXGHOTJN1TI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/RNXG/HOTJN1TI/F59RNXGHOTJN1TI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/RNXG/HOTJN1TI/F59RNXGHOTJN1TI.SMALL.jpg eastern_abdul For BroadBand Booster we need 3 things.1. Coaxial cable2. External antena(You can make your own at home with no cost)3. Connector cable which can connct USB through the port of the BroadBand USB and the coaxial cable. Making of external Anetna Just take a little Can . Make a little hole at the b...
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 03:58:19 PST
Restore Your WiFi Connection http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-Your-WiFi-Connection/
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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 04:59:09 PST
Done Dirt Cheap 3D Foamy ( RC Airplane ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Done-Dirt-Cheap-3D-Foamy-RC-Airplane-/
Done Dirt Cheap 3D Foamy ( RC Airplane ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/0ZU9/HO7XFASH/F4J0ZU9HO7XFASH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/0ZU9/HO7XFASH/F4J0ZU9HO7XFASH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/0ZU9/HO7XFASH/F4J0ZU9HO7XFASH.SMALL.jpg flagoworld In this instructable I will illustrate my experience in creating a 3D foamy, as cheaply as possible. This plane is made using upwards of $20-$25 of materials, outside of the required electronics, and depending on prices at stores you find the parts, and is extremely simple to repair. Some info on th...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 20:25:49 PST
Undistructible Way Of Converting Old Music System Into Bluetooth Wireless System, Internet Radio, Piano, Guitar Etc, Movie Theatre, Andriod, Iphone Enabled http://www.instructables.com/id/Undistructible-Way-Of-Converting-Old-Music-System-/
Undistructible Way Of Converting Old Music System Into Bluetooth Wireless System, Internet Radio, Piano, Guitar Etc, Movie Theatre, Andriod, Iphone Enabled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/GONE/HO7XKAEM/FDWGONEHO7XKAEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/GONE/HO7XKAEM/FDWGONEHO7XKAEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/GONE/HO7XKAEM/FDWGONEHO7XKAEM.SMALL.jpg dwsworks Undistructible Way Of Converting Old Music System Into Bluetooth Wireless System, Internet Radio, Piano, Guitar Etc, Movie Theatre, Andriod, Iphone Enabledjust by hacking and old stereo headphone without damaging the headphones, now you can use stereo Bluetooth headphones and ypur old music system i...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 20:00:56 PST
WIFI Extender DIY Project for under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/WIFI-Extender-DIY-Project-for-under-20/
WIFI Extender DIY Project for under $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/TIYN/HNM44RDU/FMETIYNHNM44RDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/TIYN/HNM44RDU/FMETIYNHNM44RDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/TIYN/HNM44RDU/FMETIYNHNM44RDU.SMALL.jpg SurvivalCentral WIFI Extender DIY project for under $20. It will increase your WIFI signal reception by 2-3 times. In the country I was able to get twice the number of signals than with just the dongle. In the city I was able to almost double the number of signals. No gimmicks this really works. Not like some of th...
By: SurvivalCentral

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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 05:57:36 PST