Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:36:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 My Music App http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Music-App/
My Music App - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/GB4A/I7RGANSM/FK3GB4AI7RGANSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/GB4A/I7RGANSM/FK3GB4AI7RGANSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/GB4A/I7RGANSM/FK3GB4AI7RGANSM.SMALL.jpg ravenking I wanted to make a fun and simple music app, a drum pad with two looper buttons that toggle on and off. Press a button to play a random sound. I added volume sliders so that the volume can be adjusted as well as delay and decay sliders to play a wet echo or a dry sound.I hope this instructable ins...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:08:25 PDT
Musical Visual Mania http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-Visual-Mania/
Musical Visual Mania - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ZLXX/I7RGBXWS/FQCZLXXI7RGBXWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ZLXX/I7RGBXWS/FQCZLXXI7RGBXWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ZLXX/I7RGBXWS/FQCZLXXI7RGBXWS.SMALL.jpg Greenthorn Music-CoolLED's-GreatMusic+LED's-AWESOME...!This project is all about techie show-off. Here I'll show you how to design and develop your own Audio-Visual Showdown. In this Instructable we'll make an Android application which plays your selected songs in a random manner and send instructions to micro...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:01:52 PDT
Arduino Parola Zone Time Msg Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Parola-Zone-Time-Msg-Display/
Arduino Parola Zone Time Msg Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/INQH/I7MXOW9J/FGAINQHI7MXOW9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/INQH/I7MXOW9J/FGAINQHI7MXOW9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/INQH/I7MXOW9J/FGAINQHI7MXOW9J.SMALL.jpg jollifactory We have built quite a few projects using our jolliFactory designed Bi-color (Red and Green) LED Matrix Driver Module kits and have published them as instructables here. Each of these modules uses two MAX7219 Display Driver ICs to drive a Bi-color LED Matrix. These ICs are excellent because they take...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:08:20 PDT
Identifying fake SD cards and USB sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Identifying-fake-SD-card-and-USB-sticks/
Identifying fake SD cards and USB sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/DZDX/I7MXS1T9/FZMDZDXI7MXS1T9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/DZDX/I7MXS1T9/FZMDZDXI7MXS1T9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/DZDX/I7MXS1T9/FZMDZDXI7MXS1T9.SMALL.jpg Downunder35m With Ebay, Amazon and even local shops offering SD cards and USB Flash drives at bargain prices you might wonder if they are worth the money.I have SD cards from 512mb to 64GB in use, similar story for USB sticks. And I can tell you the differences are not just in size...To get a good understanding ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:06:16 PDT
Hindenburg the Steampunk Mp3 Player & Speaker & Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hindenburg-the-Steampunk-Mp3-Player-Speaker-Lamp/
Hindenburg the Steampunk Mp3 Player & Speaker & Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/KJ17/I7RG99SV/F61KJ17I7RG99SV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/KJ17/I7RG99SV/F61KJ17I7RG99SV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/KJ17/I7RG99SV/F61KJ17I7RG99SV.SMALL.jpg hobbyman I always liked zeppelins and their steampunk-dieselpunk interior as well as exterior details.Then I thought of designing and building a functional product I can use in daily life in the form a zeppelin. Of course an audio product I imagined would best fit to this aim. After seeing mp3 player modules...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 05:11:16 PDT
DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-AMPLFY-Bluetooth-SolarPowered-Iphone-Char/
DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SMALL.jpg Baclair The Speakers that have it all!Today, I will be going through how to make your very own mini AMPLFY portable Bluetooth Speaker from Scratch!!This is the most powerful, convenient and best-looking speaker I have made to date and now you can make it too!This speaker is IDEAL for taking to the beach or ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 02:12:31 PDT
High-Speed Photography For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Speed-Photography-For-Beginners/
High-Speed Photography For Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0TLW/I7QPQ7RV/FKE0TLWI7QPQ7RV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0TLW/I7QPQ7RV/FKE0TLWI7QPQ7RV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0TLW/I7QPQ7RV/FKE0TLWI7QPQ7RV.SMALL.jpg lilninja42 High-speed photography is used to capture fast movement instantly. Generally, high-speed photography is done in a dark room, with dedicated equipment, like an external flash and a remote or sound activated trigger.This tutorial will go over how to capture high-speed photography, without the need of ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:49:24 PDT
Getting a 3D Model Of Your Room http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-a-3D-Model-Of-Your-Room/
Getting a 3D Model Of Your Room - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/PI7M/I7MXL801/FO3PI7MI7MXL801.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/PI7M/I7MXL801/FO3PI7MI7MXL801.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/PI7M/I7MXL801/FO3PI7MI7MXL801.SMALL.jpg ScarabCoder Why would you want to get a 3D model file of your room? Well, there are a couple reasons. If you are an animator, you may want to scan a room to get a realistic setting for animating. Another reason, is that you can use a program to explore your room in 3D. And finally, you could cut out the roof of...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:15:47 PDT
Fix a broken iPhone cable with InstaMorph http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-broke-iPhone-cable-with-InstaMorph/
Fix a broken iPhone cable with InstaMorph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/OIT4/I7Q0TZ9W/F8COIT4I7Q0TZ9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/OIT4/I7Q0TZ9W/F8COIT4I7Q0TZ9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/OIT4/I7Q0TZ9W/F8COIT4I7Q0TZ9W.SMALL.jpg krummrey In preparation of our Build Night at the Attraktor I was trying out the InstaMorph we got from Instructables. The material is great, once you have it in your hands you're thinking "this is awesome, I should do... with it". The first thing that came into my mind was my broken iPhone cable. Heat up...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:11:51 PDT
Build a low noise contact microphone (inducer/transducer) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-contact-mic-inducertransducer-witho/
Build a low noise contact microphone (inducer/transducer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg This instructable will show you how I built a great low noise contact microphone for my friend's double bass!Thanks to the transformer, the microphone has a very good signal to noise ratio. That means that the inherent hum/noise of contact microphones is almost gone! The microphone can also be used ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:35:27 PDT
EGG: The Futuristic Chronometer http://www.instructables.com/id/EGG-The-Futuristic-Chronometer/
EGG: The Futuristic Chronometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/XNWH/I7Q0VN18/FKUXNWHI7Q0VN18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/XNWH/I7Q0VN18/FKUXNWHI7Q0VN18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/XNWH/I7Q0VN18/FKUXNWHI7Q0VN18.SMALL.jpg funtogether The first question you may ask is, "Why 'EGG'?" Is it an acronym? No. Is the clock made out of egg shell? No, although that would be pretty amazing! I called this clock EGG simply because it had the round, flowing presence of an egg shell. After all, the greatest inventions have come from copy...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:04:08 PDT
How Dish Soap Works - Water Surface Tension Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/How-Dish-Soap-Works-Water-Surface-Tension-Experime/
How Dish Soap Works - Water Surface Tension Experiment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/ARN0/I7MXKCWO/F3WARN0I7MXKCWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/ARN0/I7MXKCWO/F3WARN0I7MXKCWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/ARN0/I7MXKCWO/F3WARN0I7MXKCWO.SMALL.jpg Dave Hax See how soap breakdowns the surface tension of water. This demonstration visualizes the effect dish soap has on the surface tension of water, and it helps to explain why soap is good for cleaning dirty dishes. The experiment is simple to follow and easy to try. It's great fun to do with children as ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:18:45 PDT
How to Protect any 18650 Cell http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Protect-any-18650-Cell/
How to Protect any 18650 Cell - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/B3B3/I7MXISX5/FL7B3B3I7MXISX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/B3B3/I7MXISX5/FL7B3B3I7MXISX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/B3B3/I7MXISX5/FL7B3B3I7MXISX5.SMALL.jpg Imetomi In this instructable I'll show you a very useful life hack that is used to protect any 18650 cell. You can make it only with an old cell phone battery and with some wires. The Lithium ion batteries that are used in phones have a build in protection circuit, that automatically turns off if the voltag...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:58:28 PDT
Fiber-Optic Jungle Insect Traffic Taster http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-Jungle-Insect-Traffic-Taster/
Fiber-Optic Jungle Insect Traffic Taster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/DYDE/I7MXBCV5/FWQDYDEI7MXBCV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/DYDE/I7MXBCV5/FWQDYDEI7MXBCV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/DYDE/I7MXBCV5/FWQDYDEI7MXBCV5.SMALL.jpg blorgggg Here’s a device that can sense the movement of tiny animals simultaneously in several different parts of the rainforest and then shares this information in realtime by stimulating your tongue!This how-to article will show you how you can build: Fiber Optic Insect Sensors Conductive Threa...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 09:48:06 PDT
How To Create An Android App With Android Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-An-Android-App-With-Android-Studio/
How To Create An Android App With Android Studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/XFIH/I7MXHOZM/FC1XFIHI7MXHOZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/XFIH/I7MXHOZM/FC1XFIHI7MXHOZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/XFIH/I7MXHOZM/FC1XFIHI7MXHOZM.SMALL.jpg TheZachBales This tutorial will teach you the basics of how to build an Android app using the Android Studio development environment. As Android devices become increasingly more common, demand for new apps will only increase. Android Studio is an easy to use (and free) development environment to learn on. It's b...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 04:23:27 PDT
Smart power socket control from your smartphone via Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-power-socket-control-from-your-smartphone-vi/
Smart power socket control from your smartphone via Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/IWUT/I7Q0VUT4/FSFIWUTI7Q0VUT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/IWUT/I7Q0VUT4/FSFIWUTI7Q0VUT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/IWUT/I7Q0VUT4/FSFIWUTI7Q0VUT4.SMALL.jpg shevauto Smart power socket via Arduino, what could be easier. This power socket controll via Bluetooth, smartphone or tablet used. To implement the project, we used the following components:- Arduino UNO or compatible board.- Relay module 2 channels with 5V.- AC-DC power supply miniature 12V, 0.15A.- Bl...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:34:10 PDT
how to use cmd to hack (basic codes) http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-use-cmd-to-hack-basic-codes/
how to use cmd to hack (basic codes) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/CN8S/I7Q0TBAP/FZ0CN8SI7Q0TBAP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/CN8S/I7Q0TBAP/FZ0CN8SI7Q0TBAP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/CN8S/I7Q0TBAP/FZ0CN8SI7Q0TBAP.SMALL.jpg RohitA1 In the starting of this tutorial i want clear this if u misuse this information in hacking someones computer then i am not responsible for it.In this tutorial u will learn some basic codes and tricks in cmd ( command prompt ) so let's begin the tutioal opening the cmd window and about it first o...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 04:58:04 PDT
Environment Control System http://www.instructables.com/id/Environment-Control-System/
Environment Control System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/K8GZ/I7Q0TLM0/FEXK8GZI7Q0TLM0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/K8GZ/I7Q0TLM0/FEXK8GZI7Q0TLM0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/K8GZ/I7Q0TLM0/FEXK8GZI7Q0TLM0.SMALL.jpg KYPYRO In this project I show the construction of an Evironment Control System which is controlled with a Raspberry Pi.This was for my eighth-grade STLP (Student Technology Leadership Program) project. More information about Kentucky's STLP program is available at their website, which is: http://stlp.educa...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:16:22 PDT
Augmented Reality Tutorials (8 Tutorial Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Reality-Tutorial-No-1-Marker-Based-Primi/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:31:33 PDT
Home Energy Conservation and Automation with Z-Wave and Android http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Energy-Conservation-and-Automation-with-Z-Wav/
Home Energy Conservation and Automation with Z-Wave and Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/FB7B/I7N66ITL/FKEFB7BI7N66ITL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/FB7B/I7N66ITL/FKEFB7BI7N66ITL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/FB7B/I7N66ITL/FKEFB7BI7N66ITL.SMALL.jpg Darkblast47 Energy conservation is a big topic, there's lots of ways to save energy, from turning off your lights when you leave a room all the way to putting in weather stripping to ensure your not letting out the hot or cold air from your home. These are definitely helpful and should always be considered when...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:54:30 PDT
The glowing egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Why-only-one-color/
The glowing egg - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/PYXS/I7N672I5/F0IPYXSI7N672I5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/PYXS/I7N672I5/F0IPYXSI7N672I5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/PYXS/I7N672I5/F0IPYXSI7N672I5.SMALL.jpg thsinger Ohhh where to start?Thinks laying around often unused or waiting for an idea. So I still have had some ATINY 13 with a RGB Fading Software here and don't know what to do with. Then I started with instructables it is a lot of fun let's see what I can write. Then yesterday on Saturday 21.03.15 I see t...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:49:12 PDT
Mobile Garage Door Opener via internet http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Garage-Door-Opener-via-internet/
Mobile Garage Door Opener via internet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/XYHN/I7MX9R9K/F7KXYHNI7MX9R9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/XYHN/I7MX9R9K/F7KXYHNI7MX9R9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/XYHN/I7MX9R9K/F7KXYHNI7MX9R9K.SMALL.jpg HUI YAO My garage door is a tubular motors, with a remote control receiver in a 433MHZ. Remote control batteries run out one day, but not long after I replace the battery, find the remote control receiver is bad. After a few days to manually open the door, I decided to make a controller that can support mob...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 23:13:26 PDT
How to put out a candle with magic http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-put-out-a-candle-with-magic/
How to put out a candle with magic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/GE6T/I7MXAEUH/FZ7GE6TI7MXAEUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/GE6T/I7MXAEUH/FZ7GE6TI7MXAEUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/GE6T/I7MXAEUH/FZ7GE6TI7MXAEUH.SMALL.jpg crashzoom There are many ways to put out a candle, one of them is using vinegar and baking soda. This guide is a cool simple trick that will impress your friends and even might you teacher. Watch video Materials For this project you will need:Vinegar.Baking soda.A glass.A lighter and a candle. The tr...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 05:57:15 PDT
Emergency Landing a Small Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Landing-a-Small-Plane/
Emergency Landing a Small Plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/F841/I7MXDWQP/FQBF841I7MXDWQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/F841/I7MXDWQP/FQBF841I7MXDWQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/F841/I7MXDWQP/FQBF841I7MXDWQP.SMALL.jpg eickn You're flying with a friend that is a pilot and he or she becomes unable to fly! What now?Check out this instructable to learn the 4-step process to landing a plane. It's not going to be easy, but you're most likely going to be okay. This has happened to people before and if they can make it out ali...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:03:58 PDT
DIY .45 Caliber Earphone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-45-Caliber-Earphones/
DIY .45 Caliber Earphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/LSI6/I7Q0TLY5/FT4LSI6I7Q0TLY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/LSI6/I7Q0TLY5/FT4LSI6I7Q0TLY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/LSI6/I7Q0TLY5/FT4LSI6I7Q0TLY5.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Some of you might have seen this somewhere before from inspiretomakeA super cool DIY project that can make your friends jealous to the point of them paying you just to make one for them! Hahhahahaha Anyways this is an easy project that would require only a few tools and materials. And please vote if...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 06:35:53 PDT
Bubble Bobble Bartop Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Bubble-Bobble-Bartop-Arcade-Machine/
Bubble Bobble Bartop Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/6BZ7/I7NL3C76/FGT6BZ7I7NL3C76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/6BZ7/I7NL3C76/FGT6BZ7I7NL3C76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/6BZ7/I7NL3C76/FGT6BZ7I7NL3C76.SMALL.jpg christopher.sadler.73 So about 14 years ago after finishing University and having been obsessed with playing MAME emulated games I discovered the magic of a SuperGun and the fact I could own actual Arcade boards. This resulted in me finding a guide on the internet and building my own Supergun. It wasn't perfect but I ...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:14:56 PDT
Raspberry Pi Portable Games Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Portable-Games-Console/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:32:58 PDT
Fake TV - Burglar Deterrent http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-TV-Burglar-Deterrent/
Fake TV - Burglar Deterrent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/YAAX/I7MX4O03/FCCYAAXI7MX4O03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/YAAX/I7MX4O03/FCCYAAXI7MX4O03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/YAAX/I7MX4O03/FCCYAAXI7MX4O03.SMALL.jpg JonBush I was shopping around on Amazon the other day and came across a product that I thought was genius. It is called Fake TV and it acts as a burglar deterrent while you are away from the house. At night, the Fake TV turns on and uses a series of LEDs to project random colors that looks as though someo...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:50:38 PDT
Social Bug: bluetooth dancing robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Social-Bug-bluetooth-dancing-robot/
Social Bug: bluetooth dancing robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/X0EY/I7MX484Z/FJGX0EYI7MX484Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/X0EY/I7MX484Z/FJGX0EYI7MX484Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/X0EY/I7MX484Z/FJGX0EYI7MX484Z.SMALL.jpg GodsTale Social bug is simple bluetooth robot which dances if there's a new notification on your phone. Facebook, Twitter and any kind of Android apps can be used to dance this bug.To make this tiny bug you don't need many parts. BLE module, small vibration motor and power source like coin battery are suffic...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:35:54 PDT
D.I.Y. Portable battery pack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-battery-pack/
D.I.Y. Portable battery pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/ONTK/I7N5XK3O/F4WONTKI7N5XK3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/ONTK/I7N5XK3O/F4WONTKI7N5XK3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/ONTK/I7N5XK3O/F4WONTKI7N5XK3O.SMALL.jpg Scifiswapnil We live in a constantly moving world in which mobile devices are our windows to social media, the internet and entertainment resources. The only problem is that those mobile devices don't have an unending battery supply. When they die, so does your handheld communication. How many times have you bee...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 07:07:54 PDT
Speech Interruptor/Jammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Speech-InterruptorJammer/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:04:05 PDT
Fish feeding themselves http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-feeding-themselves/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:44:59 PDT
The Burn Wheel - Airwheel with Integrated Biometrics and Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Burn-Wheel-Airwheel-with-Integrated-Biometrics/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:38:27 PDT
NFC Door Lock with the Qduino Mini (under $100) http://www.instructables.com/id/NFC-Door-Lock-with-the-Qduino-Mini-under-100/
NFC Door Lock with the Qduino Mini (under $100) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/Y4EJ/I7L6TAOT/FT9Y4EJI7L6TAOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/Y4EJ/I7L6TAOT/FT9Y4EJI7L6TAOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/Y4EJ/I7L6TAOT/FT9Y4EJI7L6TAOT.SMALL.jpg Qtechknow Have you ever wanted to unlock your front door with just your bus pass, a tag, or an old hotel room key? Now you can with the NFC Door Lock, for under $100! It's a super compact Qduino Mini (Arduino-compatible) powered door lock that senses when there is an NFC tag present, unlocks your door usin...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:18:30 PDT
The Victorian Sound-Tube...A Steampunk Mp3 Player http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Victorian-Sound-TubeA-Steampunk-Mp3-Player/
The Victorian Sound-Tube...A Steampunk Mp3 Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/WXG9/I7MX2ZHN/F1BWXG9I7MX2ZHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/WXG9/I7MX2ZHN/F1BWXG9I7MX2ZHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/WXG9/I7MX2ZHN/F1BWXG9I7MX2ZHN.SMALL.jpg Leander Lavendel The Victorian Sound-Tube is a Steampunk Mp3 Player with motorized holding Arms and Sound to Light Control. The Tube lies on a Holder and two Arms of Brass are holding the Tube from both Sides. Put a Switch and the Arms separate the Tube. Lets go.. First we need a Musicman Ma Mp3 Player. On Ebay f...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 07:10:11 PDT
3D Printed Desktop CNC mill http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Desktop-CNC-mill/
3D Printed Desktop CNC mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/DTK0/I7KBD40V/FPIDTK0I7KBD40V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/DTK0/I7KBD40V/FPIDTK0I7KBD40V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/DTK0/I7KBD40V/FPIDTK0I7KBD40V.SMALL.jpg Elektron8 Welcome to this project. The CNC UNO is a small desktop CNC Mill that can be used for hobby engraving and routing, PCB milling and education. It is mainly made with 3D Printed ABS plastic parts and plywood. Before starting this project, please observe that this machine is not intended for precision ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 16:46:45 PDT
Audio Junkbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Junkbot/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:47:12 PDT
Easy Chladni Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Chladni-Plate/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:41:21 PDT
Steampunk VFD Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-VFD-Clock/
Steampunk VFD Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/OCU5/I7KB7UVH/FPROCU5I7KB7UVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/OCU5/I7KB7UVH/FPROCU5I7KB7UVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/OCU5/I7KB7UVH/FPROCU5I7KB7UVH.SMALL.jpg Leander Lavendel Hi,here is a Steampunk Clock with VFD Tubes. I used a DIY Kit from Günther Rother, Germany. Many Greets from here to Him ;) The Beginning We need:Copper Tubes 60mm and 8mmDivides from Brass LampsA VFD-Clock KitThin CablesBeach WoodWood ColorSome Screws2 Brassballs 12mmSolder SetHot GlueRound Boar...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 02:54:39 PDT
desk partition panel http://www.instructables.com/id/desk-partition-panel/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:50:21 PDT
pwm solar controller and tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/pwm-solar-controller-and-tracker/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:56:45 PDT
Automatic Tea Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Tea-Maker/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 11:29:50 PDT
Make your own "audiophile" quality speaker cables! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-audiophile-quality-speaker-cables/
Make your own "audiophile" quality speaker cables! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SMALL.jpg junits15 Welcome to my Instructable on how to make your own high end audio interconnects! This guide will take you from start to finish through the process of building your own DIY, braided, multi-strand speaker interconnects like the ones shown above. These can be made in any length and in many different ...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:13:34 PDT
Guinness Themed MP3 Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Guinness-Themed-MP3-Radio/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:03:24 PDT
Carbon mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Carbon-mouse/
Carbon mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/TBIZ/I7IVT290/FJ6TBIZI7IVT290.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/TBIZ/I7IVT290/FJ6TBIZI7IVT290.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/TBIZ/I7IVT290/FJ6TBIZI7IVT290.SMALL.jpg ValentinoM IntroductionIf you are tired of getting your finger cramped clawing a small standard mouse, you may find this project interesting.Spending a lot of time at my computer, I started noticing fatigue of the index finger and wrist at the end of the day. So one day I decided I had to do something about it...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 16:15:13 PDT
Arduino Two Player Reaction Timer Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Two-Player-Reaction-Timer-Game/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 05:23:58 PDT
DIY Interferometer: Prove Einstein Wrong in 20 Minutes! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Interferometer-Prove-Einstein-Wrong-in-20-Minu/
DIY Interferometer: Prove Einstein Wrong in 20 Minutes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/WFRR/I7IVUGHI/F9OWFRRI7IVUGHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/WFRR/I7IVUGHI/F9OWFRRI7IVUGHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/WFRR/I7IVUGHI/F9OWFRRI7IVUGHI.SMALL.jpg DrewPaulDesigns What is light? Is it a particle or is it a wave? What an imprudent question! As we know, these are not mutually exclusive characteristics. “Particle” describes the composition of a substance and “wave” describes the motion of it. Right? But…, wait…, so…, that still doesn’t answer the questio...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 18:00:22 PDT
Aetheria Circumducitur- A Steampunk High Voltage Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Aetheria-Circumducitur-A-Steampunk-High-Voltage-La/
Aetheria Circumducitur- A Steampunk High Voltage Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/WRZ8/I7IVNWYJ/FJFWRZ8I7IVNWYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/WRZ8/I7IVNWYJ/FJFWRZ8I7IVNWYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/WRZ8/I7IVNWYJ/FJFWRZ8I7IVNWYJ.SMALL.jpg Leander Lavendel Hi,this is my first Instructable here on this Site. I hope you like my Constructions and Objects. Now, here is my " Aetheria Circumducitur". A high Voltage Lamp with a " Neon Geissler Tube ". Driven with a Tesla Generator and 5000 Volt. A rotating Cage turns around the Geissler Tube. The Beginning...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:46:36 PDT
Aetherias Secret - A Steampunk Safe with Nixie Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Aetherias-Secret/
Aetherias Secret - A Steampunk Safe with Nixie Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/DF8W/I7IVOVHP/FTDDF8WI7IVOVHP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/DF8W/I7IVOVHP/FTDDF8WI7IVOVHP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/DF8W/I7IVOVHP/FTDDF8WI7IVOVHP.SMALL.jpg Leander Lavendel " Aetherias Secret " - A Steampunk Safe, Code locked, with Neonballs and Nixie Display. It opens when the Code is right and turns around. With Handclapping Sensor to start the Energy !My Thoughts were : A crate open by pushing a Button..........which thereby came out see it now. OK, creating the C...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 16:25:56 PDT
Acrylic Dodecahedron Speaker With Sound Reactive LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Dodecahedron-Speaker-With-Sound-Reactive-L/
Acrylic Dodecahedron Speaker With Sound Reactive LED's - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/A4R0/I7IJ9PXZ/FQ2A4R0I7IJ9PXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/A4R0/I7IJ9PXZ/FQ2A4R0I7IJ9PXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/A4R0/I7IJ9PXZ/FQ2A4R0I7IJ9PXZ.SMALL.jpg cschlager15 Hi, My name is Charlie Schlager. I am 15 years old, attending the Fessenden School in Massachusetts. This speaker is a very fun build for any DIYer looking for a cool project. I built this speaker primarily in the Fessenden innovation lab located on our campus. If you would like to see this space th...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 19:58:48 PDT