Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 23 May 2015 05:09:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Interactive Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Gloves/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 07:47:09 PDT
Garage Door Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Door-Opener-2/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 15:41:46 PDT
Versatile voltage regulator with LM317 http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-voltage-regulator-with-LM317/
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LED Graduation Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Graduation-Hat/
LED Graduation Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/2DOB/I9YBYOJ3/FSV2DOBI9YBYOJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/2DOB/I9YBYOJ3/FSV2DOBI9YBYOJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/2DOB/I9YBYOJ3/FSV2DOBI9YBYOJ3.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz For all of those graduates or almost graduates who have either had or will have graduation soon, Congratulations!My roommate just graduated from the Washington State University College of Apparel Merchandising Design and Textiles, with a degree in fashion merchandising. As most families of graduates...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 11:29:20 PDT
High Voltage Spark Gap Tiki Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Voltage-Spark-Gap-Tiki-Torch/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 14:33:02 PDT
Dice ATTINY85 Charlieplexing http://www.instructables.com/id/Dice-ATTINY85-Charlieplexing/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:34:02 PDT
Intro to Robotics http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-Robotics/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:43:52 PDT
Mac Pro Dust Proof Case - laser cut http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-Pro-Dust-Proof-Case-laser-cut/
Mac Pro Dust Proof Case - laser cut - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/D8CT/I9YBR28D/FFQD8CTI9YBR28D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/D8CT/I9YBR28D/FFQD8CTI9YBR28D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/D8CT/I9YBR28D/FFQD8CTI9YBR28D.SMALL.jpg LuminaryOptix this was a first trial that has been a success, the case keeps the dust out and its easy to replace the filter. made from 1/8 inch birch plywood and a 6 dollar auto filter. 3D modeling first i 3d modeled the mac pro tower, a cheap replaceable and easy to find air filter, and an auxiliary fan. the...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 16:49:23 PDT
Soldering LED Strips to Make Shapes http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-LED-Strips-to-Make-Shapes/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 11:30:23 PDT
Holocron Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Holocron-Nightlight/
Holocron Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/FCR7/I9YBUSRE/FR3FCR7I9YBUSRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/FCR7/I9YBUSRE/FR3FCR7I9YBUSRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/FCR7/I9YBUSRE/FR3FCR7I9YBUSRE.SMALL.jpg daslerpc This nightlight appears, at first, to be nothing but a simple cube. Written on one side is the word "Off" and on the other is, as one might expect, is the word "On". By turning the cube upside down, you activate the light inside and reveal the cubes secret!Hidden within the cube are the emblems of f...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 00:04:59 PDT
Mini weather station http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-weather-station/
Mini weather station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SMALL.jpg indigod0g In this project, we will be making a mini weather station that measures temperature and humidity and transmits them wirelessly to a ground station, which displays the readings on an LCD display!It’s a fairly easy project and can be used either on its own or part of something bigger. List of materi...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 10:19:55 PDT
Arduinos for Beginners Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduinos-for-Beginners-Workshop/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 03:56:29 PDT
Homemade 3D Printer Filament Extruder http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-3D-Printer-Filament-Extruder/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 23:10:27 PDT
TintPicker http://www.instructables.com/id/TintPicker/
TintPicker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/7LWQ/I9YBTKVD/F3H7LWQI9YBTKVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/7LWQ/I9YBTKVD/F3H7LWQI9YBTKVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/7LWQ/I9YBTKVD/F3H7LWQI9YBTKVD.SMALL.jpg SeokbinK Don't miss your favorite colors on the street. Tint Picker is a tangible color picker that allows you to save any colors in your life and build your color palette for the future design, painting, and fun. TintPicker is a remake of microphone toy which originally alters or exaggerates user's voice. W...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 22:08:40 PDT
The Great Blue ParkShark RC Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Great-Blue-ParkShark-RC-Airplane/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:56:52 PDT
USB lights for keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-lights-for-keyboard/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 02:30:20 PDT
Bumbley - The little servo robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bumbley-The-little-servo-robot/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 05:22:48 PDT
Professional Digital Photo Retouching http://www.instructables.com/id/Professional-Digital-Photo-Retouching/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 18:44:23 PDT
Changing 3D RoBo 3D printer filament on the fly http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-3D-RoBo-3D-printer-filament-on-the-fly/
Changing 3D RoBo 3D printer filament on the fly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/BIQD/I9YR8E2I/FZYBIQDI9YR8E2I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/BIQD/I9YR8E2I/FZYBIQDI9YR8E2I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/BIQD/I9YR8E2I/FZYBIQDI9YR8E2I.SMALL.jpg bman46 Have you ever got a knot in your 3D printer filament, or want to make a object multicolored without having 2 extruders? If so this is the instructable for you! For this instructables you will need a RoBo 3D printer, the matter control program (or any other software for the RoBo 3D printer with a pau...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 18:23:58 PDT
Autodesk Memento, Antique Bust Restoration. http://www.instructables.com/id/Autodesk-Memento-Buddha-Head-Restoration/
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Tue, 12 May 2015 10:12:28 PDT
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hector-the-Hexapod-Cheapest-Hexapod-w-ArmArduino/
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd Hector is an Arduino controlled Hexapod with a robotic arm. Hectors parts include the Sparkfun/Dagu hexapod chassis, Me/Arm Phenoptix Arm, Adafruit 16-Channel Servo Driver Shield, and an Arduino. It's movements are controlled with a TV remote and IR receiver diode. Materials & Components 1. Ardu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:49:06 PDT
Low Altitude Environmental Monitoring with an Arduino based Weather Instrument and Aeropod Remote Sensing Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Altitude-Environmental-Monitoring-with-an-Ardu/
Low Altitude Environmental Monitoring with an Arduino based Weather Instrument and Aeropod Remote Sensing Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/JL2L/I9YBSS4R/FA2JL2LI9YBSS4R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/JL2L/I9YBSS4R/FA2JL2LI9YBSS4R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/JL2L/I9YBSS4R/FA2JL2LI9YBSS4R.SMALL.jpg mrdelemeester Project OverviewStudents at New Lothrop High School in Michigan have worked together to build a low altitude remote sensing platform called an "Aeropod" and outfitted it with an "Arduino" based weather instrument to gather atmospheric and other environmental data up to a height of 500 feet above gro...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 08:56:16 PDT
Illuminated Rocker Switch Voltage Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Rocker-Switch-Voltage-Conversion/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 16:52:34 PDT
Control your friends using the power of Neuroscience (Remote Control Human Part II) http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-friends-using-the-power-of-Neuroscien/
Control your friends using the power of Neuroscience (Remote Control Human Part II) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/54NN/I86P7NUK/F2954NNI86P7NUK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/54NN/I86P7NUK/F2954NNI86P7NUK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/54NN/I86P7NUK/F2954NNI86P7NUK.SMALL.jpg garriaga In this Instructable we'll use a Mindwave Mobile EEG (electroencephalogram) unit, a trusty Arduino UNO, a TENS (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation) unit, and a simple relay to remotely control a human minion with our minds!This Instructable scaffolds on the skills learned in the Remote Cont...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 21:57:21 PDT
BallerStats http://www.instructables.com/id/BallerStats/
BallerStats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/QXK5/I9FGRE3F/F0LQXK5I9FGRE3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/QXK5/I9FGRE3F/F0LQXK5I9FGRE3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/QXK5/I9FGRE3F/F0LQXK5I9FGRE3F.SMALL.jpg Tustin High T-Tech created by OASIS (Omid, Amol, Shikhar, Information Systems) Objective Our hope is to create an automated stats collector during a basketball practice session. This could be used for all ages and on most courts. Our approach of finding a project was finding something that people do, that could be ...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 10:26:44 PDT
VB.NET To Arduino Comms http://www.instructables.com/id/VBNET-To-Arduino-Comms/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 00:41:41 PDT
DIY Dog Water Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Water-Alarm/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 10:21:53 PDT
Tablet Second Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Second-Monitor/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 11:49:44 PDT
Smart Charger - Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Charger-Hack/
Smart Charger - Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/V9GH/I9YBNF04/F7DV9GHI9YBNF04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/V9GH/I9YBNF04/F7DV9GHI9YBNF04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/V9GH/I9YBNF04/F7DV9GHI9YBNF04.SMALL.jpg Narzan Qarma I had problems with my LED light; always when I need it I find the battery empty. So, I opened it to look inside and found this old liquid battery. This type of battery needs to be charged every 3-4 days, and I do not want always to connect to the electricity plug, so I change it with two laptop...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 09:57:17 PDT
RGB music controller with AGC http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-music-controller-with-AGC/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 05:09:30 PDT
iPhone 6 Case http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-6-Case-1/
iPhone 6 Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/70UV/I9V6LTKL/FTL70UVI9V6LTKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/70UV/I9V6LTKL/FTL70UVI9V6LTKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/70UV/I9V6LTKL/FTL70UVI9V6LTKL.SMALL.jpg caijiu9 iPhone 6 CasePuzzle out the pattern you want !Enjoy it !
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Thu, 21 May 2015 03:43:50 PDT
CNC it however it lays: adjusting CAM toolpaths for skewed or hard-to-align stock. http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-it-however-it-lays-adjusting-CAM-toolpaths-for/
CNC it however it lays: adjusting CAM toolpaths for skewed or hard-to-align stock. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SMALL.jpg GordonKirkwood note: this instructable presumes familiarity with CNC machines and terminology, especially work coordinate systems. If you're not familiar, I suggest reading the extremely comprehensive "learning CNC the hard way" instructable.Wouldn't it be nice if you could just clamp down a part on the CNC mil...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 03:11:56 PDT
Portable Arduino arcade game http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Arduino-arcade-game/
Portable Arduino arcade game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/GAK8/I9YBKLL6/FCDGAK8I9YBKLL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/GAK8/I9YBKLL6/FCDGAK8I9YBKLL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/GAK8/I9YBKLL6/FCDGAK8I9YBKLL6.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I will be showing you how to make a easy portable arcade machine using the Arduino UNO and a Nokia 5110 LCDThis is the version 2 of the "Arduino 2 player game" Parts & Tools Below is a list of parts and tools I used to make this project.Parts: Nokia 5110 LCD Arduino UNO 9v batter...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 08:51:30 PDT
The Making of A DIY Brushless Gimbal with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Brushless-Gimbal-with-Arduino/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 20:20:20 PDT
Simple Magnetic Camera Pod From Indicator Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Magnetic-Camera-Pod-From-Indicator-Base/
Simple Magnetic Camera Pod From Indicator Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/23EE/I9WYVKP6/FC323EEI9WYVKP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/23EE/I9WYVKP6/FC323EEI9WYVKP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/23EE/I9WYVKP6/FC323EEI9WYVKP6.SMALL.jpg richie_114 I have an unused cheap indicator base and since I'm tired of trying to demonstrate steps whilst holding my phone (Dangerous Much?) I decided that the magnetic base would make a good holder for my GoPro. I'm not bringing my Nice DSLR out into my dusty shop.I've entered this into the Reuse contest so...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 23:59:51 PDT
DIY Cool Near Space Project http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cool-Near-Space-Project/
DIY Cool Near Space Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/4TA5/I9UECAYK/FU44TA5I9UECAYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/4TA5/I9UECAYK/FU44TA5I9UECAYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/4TA5/I9UECAYK/FU44TA5I9UECAYK.SMALL.jpg CuriosityMachine Conduct your very own Near Space Project with these instructions.This project is estimated to cost around $200 - $400 dollars, depending on what your goal for the project is. Step 1. Name your project something coolWe decided to name our project "Aether". In Greek mythology, Aether was a personifica...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 20:09:08 PDT
Design & Build Your Own Electric RC Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Build-Your-Own-Electric-RC-Airplane/
Design & Build Your Own Electric RC Airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/IXM5/I9UEBAPQ/FZKIXM5I9UEBAPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/IXM5/I9UEBAPQ/FZKIXM5I9UEBAPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/IXM5/I9UEBAPQ/FZKIXM5I9UEBAPQ.SMALL.jpg APlane Here, I will show you how I made my twin motor RC airplane with a 75in (6.25ft) wingspan. These instructions will show you the basic ideas you need to think about and do when designing and building any RC Airplane. Find a Purpose For Your Aircraft Why do you want to build a model airplane in the...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 17:49:39 PDT
Raspberry Pi Spy Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Spy-Tank/
Raspberry Pi Spy Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ZAJ6/I9Y1I08J/FP6ZAJ6I9Y1I08J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ZAJ6/I9Y1I08J/FP6ZAJ6I9Y1I08J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ZAJ6/I9Y1I08J/FP6ZAJ6I9Y1I08J.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen I got a first prize from PI/E day contest. (yaayyy. Thanks for all the awesome voters!!!)I would like to reward the first 10 people to contact me. I have 10 pieces of 3 month PRO membership codes to giveaway. Write a comment to this project or send me a message and tell me why you should get a free ...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 07:03:54 PDT
Automatic desktop fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-desktop-fan/
Automatic desktop fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/9T8O/I9UEAODQ/FQY9T8OI9UEAODQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/9T8O/I9UEAODQ/FQY9T8OI9UEAODQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/9T8O/I9UEAODQ/FQY9T8OI9UEAODQ.SMALL.jpg simsalapim Being too warm sucks. What makes it suck even more? When you have to lean over to turn on your desk fan. Ain't nobody got energy for that!This tutorial shows you how to make your desk fan turn on automatically when the temperature rises over a set threshold. Because we live in a world where such mag...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 17:05:09 PDT
3D Printed - Grocery List Refrigerator Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Grocery-List-Refrigerator-Magnets/
3D Printed - Grocery List Refrigerator Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/AH83/I9WYSMGC/F5UAH83I9WYSMGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/AH83/I9WYSMGC/F5UAH83I9WYSMGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/AH83/I9WYSMGC/F5UAH83I9WYSMGC.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Putting together the weekly grocery list is has never some much fun!! just move the magnet under Grocery List section as shown in the picture above and take a picture using your smart phone, instead of writing/typing out a lengthy list in on a Sticky or in a To Do list App.3D printing each of the Ma...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 13:28:26 PDT
Solder USB-cable to Arduino UNO (clone) http://www.instructables.com/id/Solder-USB-cable-to-Arduino-UNO-clone/
Solder USB-cable to Arduino UNO (clone) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/16YA/I9UE8IFJ/FGY16YAI9UE8IFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/16YA/I9UE8IFJ/FGY16YAI9UE8IFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/16YA/I9UE8IFJ/FGY16YAI9UE8IFJ.SMALL.jpg och√Ętelain It saves some space in a case and sometimes it is easier to solder a cable to an Arduino than to plug and unplug it every time. Once tested it is the one plug less to worry about. - So let's see how it works. Peel your USB-Cable To start remove a board with of your cables outer insulation and pr...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 12:55:21 PDT
30 Second Table Top Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/30-Second-Table-Top-Dolly/
30 Second Table Top Dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/HYS5/I9WYRN6C/F96HYS5I9WYRN6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/HYS5/I9WYRN6C/F96HYS5I9WYRN6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/HYS5/I9WYRN6C/F96HYS5I9WYRN6C.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell If you're shooting a small-scale table top video, and want a cheap 'n easy* way to track horizontal movement, this 30 second table top dolly idea is a quick and (just a little bit) dirty way to get smooth tracking shots using things you probably already have in your kitchen. (Thanks to my co-brain ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 13:03:30 PDT
Color Mixing LED Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Mixing-LED-Bracelet/
Color Mixing LED Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/AT7R/I9UE872B/FWXAT7RI9UE872B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/AT7R/I9UE872B/FWXAT7RI9UE872B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/AT7R/I9UE872B/FWXAT7RI9UE872B.SMALL.jpg push_reset This project can be a good introduction to soft circuits and how to build a basic circuit. It uses conductive thread, CNC cut conductive fabric and resistive plastic, or Velostat. An RGB LED is sewn in to the bird design as it's eye and changes color when it is on and the three homemade pressure sen...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 12:37:17 PDT
Sending data from Arduino to Excel (and plotting it) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sending-data-from-Arduino-to-Excel-and-plotting-it/
Sending data from Arduino to Excel (and plotting it) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/LETH/I9UE702I/F4CLETHI9UE702I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/LETH/I9UE702I/F4CLETHI9UE702I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/LETH/I9UE702I/F4CLETHI9UE702I.SMALL.jpg Crtek I've searched extensively for a way that I could plot my Arduino sensor reading in real time. Not only plot, but also display and store the data for further experimentation and corrections.The simplest solution I’ve found was to use excel, but with a twist. What you'll need For this you will need...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:54:55 PDT
Aeroponics with Raspberry Pi and humidity sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Aeroponics/
Aeroponics with Raspberry Pi and humidity sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IMZF/I9WTOC0A/FC3IMZFI9WTOC0A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IMZF/I9WTOC0A/FC3IMZFI9WTOC0A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IMZF/I9WTOC0A/FC3IMZFI9WTOC0A.SMALL.jpg wcamammoths This instructable will teach you how to install an Aeroponics system that is controlled by Raspberry Pi. Aeroponics is plant-cultivation technique that has the roots hanging and is suspended in the air. Nutrient solution is sent to them in form of a fine mist. Aeroponics is compatible with any type ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:29:23 PDT
Verdigris http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Verdigris/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 10:24:55 PDT
Desktop Racers - 3D Printed Pull-back Racers http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-Racers-3D-Printed-Pull-back-Racers/
Desktop Racers - 3D Printed Pull-back Racers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/U4J8/I9WTPLCU/FD1U4J8I9WTPLCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/U4J8/I9WTPLCU/FD1U4J8I9WTPLCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/U4J8/I9WTPLCU/FD1U4J8I9WTPLCU.SMALL.jpg DesktopWorkshop In this Instructable, we'll be looking at how to create a custom, 3D printed, pull-back car. With it's fairly small size, it makes a great desktop toy and can be fully customized for racing with others. They only require a 3D printer, some support removal tools (eg pliers) and a rubber band to work ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 11:16:00 PDT
LEGO iPhone case http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-iPhone-case-1/
LEGO iPhone case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/IWYV/I9UE4LF3/FSVIWYVI9UE4LF3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/IWYV/I9UE4LF3/FSVIWYVI9UE4LF3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/IWYV/I9UE4LF3/FSVIWYVI9UE4LF3.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger I'm a serious fidgeter, so it's a good idea for me to carry a fidget toy with me at all times. I have found that there is no better fidget toy than LEGO, so I decided I needed to put some LEGO blocks on something else I carry with me at all times, my cellphone. This Instructable is super simple and ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 08:51:30 PDT
Ammo Can Boombox Engineering http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Can-Boombox-Engineering/
Ammo Can Boombox Engineering - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IHPF/I9WM45K2/FX5IHPFI9WM45K2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IHPF/I9WM45K2/FX5IHPFI9WM45K2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IHPF/I9WM45K2/FX5IHPFI9WM45K2.SMALL.jpg Alva329 This Ammo Can Boombox is a loud, powerful and durable portable speaker. With an easy to build design this is a perfect project to build if you are looking for a portable speaker for indoors and outdoors. Perfect for the beach or wherever you wish to play music.This Ammo can is long lasting as requir...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 07:46:22 PDT
Maestro - finger mounted input device to control the cursor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Maestro-finger-mounted-input-device-to-control-the/
Maestro - finger mounted input device to control the cursor. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/JBGE/I9UDYJ3D/FJNJBGEI9UDYJ3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/JBGE/I9UDYJ3D/FJNJBGEI9UDYJ3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/JBGE/I9UDYJ3D/FJNJBGEI9UDYJ3D.SMALL.jpg jhong12 Maestro is wearable input device using the orientation of the finger. Wearable small devices on the finger has been investigated to provide easy access to PC and surrounding environment (NailO, HandSight). Maestro enables user to do pointing and scrolling based on the orientation of the finger and c...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 02:11:46 PDT