Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - wireless http://www.instructables.com Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:28:33 PST BLOX v1.01 Joule thief wireless energy transfer http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-thief-wireless-energy-transfer/
Joule thief wireless energy transfer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHL/4Y2F/I2TG7CP3/FHL4Y2FI2TG7CP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHL/4Y2F/I2TG7CP3/FHL4Y2FI2TG7CP3.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHL/4Y2F/I2TG7CP3/FHL4Y2FI2TG7CP3.SMALL.jpg Majstor_nizasta Intro:In this instructable I will show you how to achieve wireless energy transfer with simple joule thief circuit. Device is able to transmit energy wirelessly, depending of input voltage, to about 15 cm distance.This little project of mine is result of several conducted “brute force” experimentati...
By: Majstor_nizasta

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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:53:55 PST
Wireless Halloween Sound Effects http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Halloween-Sound-Effects/
Wireless Halloween Sound Effects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/72A0/I2BYK6SJ/F0472A0I2BYK6SJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/72A0/I2BYK6SJ/F0472A0I2BYK6SJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/72A0/I2BYK6SJ/F0472A0I2BYK6SJ.SMALL.jpg MidnightMaker It was 2:00pm the afternoon before Halloween and I badly wanted to add motion triggered sound effects to the trick-or-treat experience. Not wanting to brave the crowds making a last minute dash for Halloween supplies, I headed to my project box and was able to find all the components I needed to mak...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 11:19:00 PST
Easy ESP8266 WiFi Debugging with Python http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-ESP8266-WiFi-Debugging-with-Python/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 17:37:19 PST
The 802.11 Ninja - Portable 802.11 Hacking Device http://www.instructables.com/id/The-80211-Ninja-Portable-80211-Hacking-Device/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:03:40 PST
Make Android Phone become a Bluetooth File Transfer Profile (FTP) Server http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Android-Phone-become-a-Bluetooth-File-Transfe/
Make Android Phone become a Bluetooth File Transfer Profile (FTP) Server - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/IACJ/I20HMH28/FZDIACJI20HMH28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/IACJ/I20HMH28/FZDIACJI20HMH28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/IACJ/I20HMH28/FZDIACJI20HMH28.SMALL.jpg roy_1000 IntroductionAndroid Phone has a bluetooth middleware but it does NOT provide any settings to run a File Transfer Profile server. This means that a remote bluetooth device can see it but it can't send any files to it.ScopeThis instructable will show the following: Install Bluetooth File Transfer Prof...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 00:05:29 PST
Garage parking sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-parking-sensor/
Garage parking sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/5XNT/I1Q9ENE3/FS15XNTI1Q9ENE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/5XNT/I1Q9ENE3/FS15XNTI1Q9ENE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/5XNT/I1Q9ENE3/FS15XNTI1Q9ENE3.SMALL.jpg checho0180 Hi everybody, my Dad's car doesn't have parking sensor. So I decide to make it and stop hand signaling my father each time he was going to parking. The device has two parts: -Tx Module: it's the sensor with a comunication module that send message to the other part inside the car where the variabl...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 16:45:18 PDT
iPhone Box Case http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-Box-Case/
iPhone Box Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/9X7F/I1NUK88Q/FWL9X7FI1NUK88Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/9X7F/I1NUK88Q/FWL9X7FI1NUK88Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/9X7F/I1NUK88Q/FWL9X7FI1NUK88Q.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft Apple has done it again. They have completely reinvented the landscape of the smart phone market by simply taking advantage of one of the most underutilized aspects of the smart phone. The Packaging!Each new iPhone 6 comes with extra materials that can be converted into a sweet Box Phone Case. Take ...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:35:45 PDT
Biquad Sardine can Wifi Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Biquad-Sardine-can-Wifi-Adapter/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 15:42:03 PDT
Blade Antenna for 2.4GHz http://www.instructables.com/id/Blade-Antenna-for-24GHz/
Blade Antenna for 2.4GHz - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/DGA6/I0TV56J5/F5LDGA6I0TV56J5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/DGA6/I0TV56J5/F5LDGA6I0TV56J5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/DGA6/I0TV56J5/F5LDGA6I0TV56J5.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil In this video I will show you how to build a blade antenna for 2.4 GHz wifi. This antenna is a modified antenna I found in a book from 1947. It works better than I thought it would with gain around 9db and best of all it is omnidirectional. Based around a dipole antenna each section is ¼ wavelength ...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 14:51:05 PDT
Bluetooth FM Transmitter For your Car/Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-FM-Transmitter-For-your-CarHome/
Bluetooth FM Transmitter For your Car/Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/DCYK/I0C8Y81E/F8ODCYKI0C8Y81E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/DCYK/I0C8Y81E/F8ODCYKI0C8Y81E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/DCYK/I0C8Y81E/F8ODCYKI0C8Y81E.SMALL.jpg teaMJPx This is my first instructable so go easy on me. I thought of creating this device a while back and am now sharing my idea with you. Have you ever had a vehicle without BLUETOOTH built in? What about one without even an AUX input? Here is where my creation comes in to play. Most of us already have an...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:13:06 PDT
Sky Hub SR102 Wireless and Power Supply Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Sky-Hub-SR102-Wireless-and-Power-Supply-Fix/
Sky Hub SR102 Wireless and Power Supply Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/QUQE/I07YO1K0/FELQUQEI07YO1K0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/QUQE/I07YO1K0/FELQUQEI07YO1K0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/QUQE/I07YO1K0/FELQUQEI07YO1K0.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil Sky Hub SR102In this video we take a look at the new router from Sky, the new Sky hub SR102 (the black one). They claim it has 30% better range and quote “Our best ever wireless router” with Sky Smart Signal technology. Inside though not much has changed and it still has the same built in power sup...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:47:37 PDT
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/
littleBits WiFi Music Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QFQX/HZPDXALQ/FKCQFQXHZPDXALQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QFQX/HZPDXALQ/FKCQFQXHZPDXALQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QFQX/HZPDXALQ/FKCQFQXHZPDXALQ.SMALL.jpg littleBits Wirelessly control this music player with your phone or through a variety of IFTTT channels. Use Cloud Control (on your phone or your computer) to advance from from song to the next or try IFTTT’s Date & Time Channel to make a customized musical alarm clock (you pick the song!). IFTTT (if this then...
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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/
SMS Message LittleBits Gumball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/C5KY/HYC6DXQY/F30C5KYHYC6DXQY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/C5KY/HYC6DXQY/F30C5KYHYC6DXQY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/C5KY/HYC6DXQY/F30C5KYHYC6DXQY.SMALL.jpg calrobinson11 This awesome Gumball Machine is dedicated to Geof Lipman, Engineering Team Lead of the littleBits Electronics Company. Have you ever thought of having your own Gumball Machine? With this awesome flower pot, you could send a text message (#GeofGumball) from your phone to the Cloud Module and receive...
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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/
Setting up a wireless hotspot using TP-Link TL-MR3020 Wireless N Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2P3S/HYC661AT/FIL2P3SHYC661AT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2P3S/HYC661AT/FIL2P3SHYC661AT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2P3S/HYC661AT/FIL2P3SHYC661AT.SMALL.jpg smching This is a guide on how to setting up a simple wireless hotspot using a TP-Link TL-MR3020 3G/4G Wireless N Router installaing with NoDogSplash. The goal is to provide a free hotspot with a splash page to advertise who is providing the hostpot, it should work as well for other OpenWRT supported router...
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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/
Vinyl Record Bluetooth Speaker Base Rose - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/OEWW/HXMKN4OT/FH7OEWWHXMKN4OT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/OEWW/HXMKN4OT/FH7OEWWHXMKN4OT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/OEWW/HXMKN4OT/FH7OEWWHXMKN4OT.SMALL.jpg anamore83 I should have saved the "stemmed" pun from my previous tutorial for this one.Anyhow, THIS project is a little closer to what I had originally intended with my flower lamp instructable. At the time, I had attempted to shape the petals into a more pointed shape, but it was difficult not to drag the vi...
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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/
Laptop External Antenna Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/9EEK/HXHQZHBQ/FGZ9EEKHXHQZHBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/9EEK/HXHQZHBQ/FGZ9EEKHXHQZHBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/9EEK/HXHQZHBQ/FGZ9EEKHXHQZHBQ.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil Laptop External Antenna Mod In this video I add external antennas to an old Acer One that I had laying around. After releasing the video on how to upgrade the internal laptop antennas, I had a lot of emails asking how to go about upgrading other laptops. Hopefully this video will help by showing you...
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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/
BT Home Hub 5 Antenna Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/XAED/HXG6P42P/FUSXAEDHXG6P42P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/XAED/HXG6P42P/FUSXAEDHXG6P42P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/XAED/HXG6P42P/FUSXAEDHXG6P42P.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil In this video I will show you how to improve the range of the BT home hub 5 wireless router. Steps taken in this video will also work on many other routers.Modifying a 2 4 GHz dipole antenna to 5 GHz http://youtu.be/m44sB7Ppt3M
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:55:39 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/
Pirate Fm Tx Suitcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/40Y5/HWUJXWGB/FLS40Y5HWUJXWGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/40Y5/HWUJXWGB/FLS40Y5HWUJXWGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/40Y5/HWUJXWGB/FLS40Y5HWUJXWGB.SMALL.jpg llaven Recently i make this Fm Pirate Transmitter from old RF Antenna Amp, FM Car modulator and a candy Suitcase. The covarage range is about 6 blocks around with aerial TV antenna.This instructable is for experimental propose only. Inside The elements are: FM car modulator, RF antenna amp for TV, a vol...
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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/
DIY HMD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/7XIZ/HWES30VA/FA37XIZHWES30VA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/7XIZ/HWES30VA/FA37XIZHWES30VA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/7XIZ/HWES30VA/FA37XIZHWES30VA.SMALL.jpg joanna_fung Do you enjoy gaming, ready for the next big thing? Then this is a project for you! Listed are the instructions for a quick, cheap, and easy to build d.y.i. virtual reality system that allows people to enjoy games in virtual reality from home without spending big bucks on fancy technology. Getting...
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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/
Parabolic Antennas for 2 4GHz part 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/JCOM/HWC4ND8B/F10JCOMHWC4ND8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/JCOM/HWC4ND8B/F10JCOMHWC4ND8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/JCOM/HWC4ND8B/F10JCOMHWC4ND8B.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil In this video I take a look at parabolic antennas for the2.5GHz. What is and what is not a parabola and modify the proven design of the windsurfer into a powerful directional antenna. An interesting paper by Paul Wade on dish antennas: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzmJxxD-Z4B6Y19TRS1UZzNBSFU/edi...
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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/
Headphone Wireless Charging Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/C29R/HVTLRR2X/FZFC29RHVTLRR2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/C29R/HVTLRR2X/FZFC29RHVTLRR2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/C29R/HVTLRR2X/FZFC29RHVTLRR2X.SMALL.jpg Doityourselfgadgets In this tutorial I am going to show you, how you can add wireless charging to your headphones!No more fideling around with cables and plugging in the headphones! The Electronics All you will need is a wireless charging kit and a mini usb plug (or whatever plug your headphones have got)!You can fi...
By: Doityourselfgadgets

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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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By: MarkYu

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Wed, 28 May 2014 12:14:09 PDT
Boost Wifi http://www.instructables.com/id/Boost-Wifi/
Boost Wifi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/Z7GY/HVMQXQSQ/F1TZ7GYHVMQXQSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/Z7GY/HVMQXQSQ/F1TZ7GYHVMQXQSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/Z7GY/HVMQXQSQ/F1TZ7GYHVMQXQSQ.SMALL.jpg Justin_Bailey As you can see this is a wifi router antenna I've modded.so lets get started shall we!! First if you have an extra/old wifi router antenna I would recommended u use it for this project.mine I've scavenged from an old router I used to use till I decided to upgrade. First cut the silicone or p...
By: Justin_Bailey

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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/
Discone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XB54/HV2ALF5B/FUYXB54HV2ALF5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XB54/HV2ALF5B/FUYXB54HV2ALF5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XB54/HV2ALF5B/FUYXB54HV2ALF5B.SMALL.jpg cyfus This guide will teach you how to make a durable discone antenna aimed at the rtlsdr crowd. I will show you how to build a complete discone antenna with just materials from home depot and radioshack in one afternoon for about 100 to 150 dollars. This antenna is going to be massive, so you better get ...
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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/
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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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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/
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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/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 17:24:52 PST
Bluetooth controlled home electronic appliances http://www.instructables.com/id/INTRODUCTION-59/
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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