Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - diy - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:27:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 Turn your lights on with clapping?! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-lights-on-with-clapping/
Turn your lights on with clapping?! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TGYM/IDON3XMD/FCXTGYMIDON3XMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TGYM/IDON3XMD/FCXTGYMIDON3XMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TGYM/IDON3XMD/FCXTGYMIDON3XMD.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab Wouldn't it be nice to turn on your lights without getting off the couch? In this project I am going to show you how to build a simple Arduino clap circuit which can turn on and off all kinds of AC appliances. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives you an overview on how to build thi...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 08:23:05 PDT
DIY Portable Bluetooth Speaker 30W, BT4.0, Passive Radiators http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Speaker-30W-BT40-Passive-Radiators/
DIY Portable Bluetooth Speaker 30W, BT4.0, Passive Radiators - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/6LZE/IDM03MJI/FTP6LZEIDM03MJI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/6LZE/IDM03MJI/FTP6LZEIDM03MJI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/6LZE/IDM03MJI/FTP6LZEIDM03MJI.SMALL.jpg Barry_L Hey everybody! So in this tutorial I'm going to show you exactly how I built this (true) 30W RMS portable bluetooth speaker! Parts for this speaker can be optained pretty easily and cheaply, and there will be links provided to everything needed. First off, here are some specs and features: Bluetooth...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 10:42:27 PDT
DIY Digital Compass (for your car) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Digital-Compass-for-your-car/
DIY Digital Compass (for your car) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/8Q8H/IDFW9NO7/FHS8Q8HIDFW9NO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/8Q8H/IDFW9NO7/FHS8Q8HIDFW9NO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/8Q8H/IDFW9NO7/FHS8Q8HIDFW9NO7.SMALL.jpg DaAwesomeP I'm astounded that some cars don't have a digital compass always visible. You either have to launch the navigation app each time which may even disappear when you adjust the radio. In this project, you'll create a digital compass that can be powered by by the cigarette lighter or another source (bat...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 15:51:15 PDT
Building a DIY Quadcopter: A Complete Beginner's Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-DIY-Quadcopter-A-Complete-Beginners-Gui/
Building a DIY Quadcopter: A Complete Beginner's Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/I46I/IDLI5WXZ/FK0I46IIDLI5WXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/I46I/IDLI5WXZ/FK0I46IIDLI5WXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/I46I/IDLI5WXZ/FK0I46IIDLI5WXZ.SMALL.jpg torablien This is a real short clip of my quadcopter hovering up and down and moving sideways. I tried to keep the height as minimal as possible as I am inside my living room, but as you can see, even with that it flies up to my head (approx 6 feet). Outside, it flies like a rocket! Unfortunately, my landing ...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 05:48:14 PDT
How to make your own website for FREE in 10 minutes (with custom Domain and Host) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-website-for-FREE-in-10-minute/
How to make your own website for FREE in 10 minutes (with custom Domain and Host) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/NDGD/HNR83PJF/F1JNDGDHNR83PJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/NDGD/HNR83PJF/F1JNDGDHNR83PJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/NDGD/HNR83PJF/F1JNDGDHNR83PJF.SMALL.jpg thiev I'm going to show you how to make your own website in less than 10 minutes, including registering a free domain name, registering a free web host, setting up the pages, uploading files and posting content - ALL FOR FREE! Pictured above is one of my completed sites. Now you can make one yourself, ju...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 14:16:13 PST
Emergency Apocalypse cell phone BATTERY EXTENDED X4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Apocalypse-cell-phone-BATTERY-EXTENDED-X/
Emergency Apocalypse cell phone BATTERY EXTENDED X4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/KE6O/IDK2MI6S/FZHKE6OIDK2MI6S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/KE6O/IDK2MI6S/FZHKE6OIDK2MI6S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/KE6O/IDK2MI6S/FZHKE6OIDK2MI6S.SMALL.jpg kmaikaza We all know that the biggest problem after being affected by a natural disaster or a Zombie Apocalypse , is loss of the electric grid. And all phones specially new ones have short battery life of 8h if we are realistic. All cellphone towers have backup generators or battery banks enabling them to ...
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:21:47 PDT
Make Picture Frames Out of Cereal (free) Box Cardboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Picture-Frames-Out-of-Cereal-free-Box-Cardb/
Make Picture Frames Out of Cereal (free) Box Cardboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SMALL.jpg Creativeman A simple idea is sometimes the best. Here, I show how to make frames for any of the prints you might like to display, show, or simply have on your desk or dresser. Pictures, no matter how much we like them tend to become passe' after awhile. So why spend a lot of money on frames that could be put ...
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Sun, 4 Oct 2009 12:16:42 PDT
DELETE TOURISTS FROM TRAVEL PHOTOS http://www.instructables.com/id/DELETE-TOURISTS-FROM-TRAVEL-PHOTOS/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:14:28 PDT
Quality DIY headphone cable replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Quality-DIY-headphone-cable-replacement/
Quality DIY headphone cable replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/L5WD/HKJTCI93/F3FL5WDHKJTCI93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/L5WD/HKJTCI93/F3FL5WDHKJTCI93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/L5WD/HKJTCI93/F3FL5WDHKJTCI93.SMALL.jpg bratan In this instructable I will show you how to make a great replacement headphone cable. Instructions are specific to Sony MDR-V6 headphones, but should work with any similar large (studio type) headphones as long as you they are easy to disassemble. I've been using this headphones while commuting to w...
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Tue, 20 Aug 2013 12:24:33 PDT
DIY Ambient Lighting with Hyperion. Works with HDMI/AV Sources || Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ambilight-with-Hyperion-Works-with-HDMIAV-Sour/
DIY Ambient Lighting with Hyperion. Works with HDMI/AV Sources || Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/FQ5G/I301KVNQ/FLCFQ5GI301KVNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/FQ5G/I301KVNQ/FLCFQ5GI301KVNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/FQ5G/I301KVNQ/FLCFQ5GI301KVNQ.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab This is an expansion of my previous Ambient Lighting build. Take a look at it first:http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Amb...This time I will add a new function to my DIY Ambient Lighting. Until now It only works with the Raspbmc software. That means that I can not add Ambient Lighting t...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:55:41 PDT
How To Make a Ball Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Ball-Launcher/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 06:04:44 PDT
Enhanced NRF24L01 radio with a DIY Dipole Antenna modification. http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-NRF24L01/
Enhanced NRF24L01 radio with a DIY Dipole Antenna modification. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/AZ4T/IDA2K07O/FFKAZ4TIDA2K07O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/AZ4T/IDA2K07O/FFKAZ4TIDA2K07O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/AZ4T/IDA2K07O/FFKAZ4TIDA2K07O.SMALL.jpg RonM9 The situation was that I was only able to transmit and receive through 2 or 3 walls with a distance of about 50 feet, using standard nRF24L01+ modules. This was insufficient for my intended use.For my remote sensors I did not want the bulk on a unit like a nRF24L01+PA+LNA with a SMA Mount and exteri...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 16:49:07 PDT
Flexible Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Camera-Mount/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 15:18:57 PDT
Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ultimate-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:15:37 PST
How to fix a graphics card? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-graphics-card/
How to fix a graphics card? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/THHR/HX6APCR5/F57THHRHX6APCR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/THHR/HX6APCR5/F57THHRHX6APCR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/THHR/HX6APCR5/F57THHRHX6APCR5.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Did your graphics card die? Computer turns on but there is no picture? Or after a while of gaming blue-screen appears? And this all happens few weeks after the warranty runs out? If the symptoms leads to a failure in graphics follow this guide.This method works with every graphics card. Even with l...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 18:02:42 PDT
How to Replace the Macbook Unibody Glass LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-the-Macbook-Unibody-Glass-LCD/
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Sat, 26 Sep 2009 22:16:51 PDT
Motion Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Following-Robot/
Motion Following Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XP2Z/HVXC31HY/FS1XP2ZHVXC31HY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XP2Z/HVXC31HY/FS1XP2ZHVXC31HY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XP2Z/HVXC31HY/FS1XP2ZHVXC31HY.SMALL.jpg MagicByCalvin Hello instructables community! After messing around with an Arduino for a couple months and avidly reading instructables, I decided that I would finally publish my own. I wanted to create something that moves by itself. I also wanted to create a system that reacts to the outside environment. After s...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 10:47:31 PDT
Tracked Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracked-Arduino-Robot/
Tracked Arduino Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/T0DW/ID1SS80B/FC4T0DWID1SS80B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/T0DW/ID1SS80B/FC4T0DWID1SS80B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/T0DW/ID1SS80B/FC4T0DWID1SS80B.SMALL.jpg dcordova318 This Instructable will show you how to build a tracked Arduino-controlled robot. The content is organized as follows: Sourcing Parts: All of the necessary parts have been compiled, as well as resources to review their specifications and links to where the parts can be purchased. We compile parts s...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 06:02:10 PDT
Photocell tutorial! http://www.instructables.com/id/Photocell-tutorial/
Photocell tutorial! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/HLSN/FVS7L1FB/FNNHLSNFVS7L1FB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/HLSN/FVS7L1FB/FNNHLSNFVS7L1FB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/HLSN/FVS7L1FB/FNNHLSNFVS7L1FB.SMALL.jpg adafruit Photocells a.k.a CdS cells, photoresistors, LDR (light dependent resistor)...What is a photocell?Photocells are sensors that allow you to detect light. They are small, inexpensive, low-power, easy to use and don't wear out. For that reason they often appear in toys, gadgets and appliances. They are...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2009 13:38:15 PDT
Bit banging step-by-step: Arduino control of WS2811, WS2812, and WS2812B RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Bitbanging-step-by-step-Arduino-control-of-WS2811-/
Bit banging step-by-step: Arduino control of WS2811, WS2812, and WS2812B RGB LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/DRVW/HOSC3N00/F68DRVWHOSC3N00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/DRVW/HOSC3N00/F68DRVWHOSC3N00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/DRVW/HOSC3N00/F68DRVWHOSC3N00.SMALL.jpg acrobotic Disclaimer: over the past year, a few different libraries have been written for controlling these ubiquitous RGB LEDs by fellow makers from Adafruit, PJRC, and the FastSPI project.  The libraries work great, and we should try them all out.  Recently, we were asked by a few people how the low-level c...
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 16:03:28 PST
DIY Soldering Station http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Soldering-Station-1/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 12:33:19 PDT
How to make a Chat Room (With Notepad) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Chat-Room-With-Notepad/
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 12:09:34 PST
Circuit Building 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Building-101/
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Sun, 24 Feb 2008 18:02:06 PST
DIY Powerful Solder Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Powerful-Solder-Fume-Extractor/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 03:06:15 PDT
DIY Spiral Wire Wraps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Spiral-Wire-Wraps/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:01:06 PDT
Arduino Load Cell / Scale http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Load-Cell-Scale/
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Mon, 22 Apr 2013 07:44:16 PDT
DIY Lens For Google Cardboard VR http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lens-For-Google-Cardboard-VR/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 02:32:33 PDT
Upgrading DIY PowerBank for Smartphones & other USB compliant device http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-DIY-PowerBank-for-Smartphones-other-USB-/
Upgrading DIY PowerBank for Smartphones & other USB compliant device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/Q956/HZNYFYUR/FYYQ956HZNYFYUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/Q956/HZNYFYUR/FYYQ956HZNYFYUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/Q956/HZNYFYUR/FYYQ956HZNYFYUR.SMALL.jpg rodski This is an upgraded DIY Powerbank projects for: •DIY 1-Home made Powerbank using AA Batteries•Links found here:iPhone DIY Powerbankhttp://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-DIY-PowerBank/And•DIY 2- Home made Powerbank using 3 pcs of 18650 2200mAh Li-iOn battery (6600mAh)•Links found here:http://www.ins...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 06:11:32 PDT
How to Build a "Cheap" Gaming Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Cheap-Gaming-Computer/
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Mon, 19 Mar 2012 09:11:28 PDT
Get your photos from GOOD to AWESOME in 5 minutes ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-your-photos-from-GOOD-to-AWESOME-in-5-minutes-/
Get your photos from GOOD to AWESOME in 5 minutes ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/C0ZT/IC2A6ST0/FW0C0ZTIC2A6ST0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/C0ZT/IC2A6ST0/FW0C0ZTIC2A6ST0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/C0ZT/IC2A6ST0/FW0C0ZTIC2A6ST0.SMALL.jpg hugotremolo Hey guys, If you like photography, you probably already have some good shots, but here is a way you can get those good shots from good, to AWESOME !This method takes less than 5 minutes per images, actually, you can do it in 40 seconds maybe ;) you will not believe the results your are gonna get !Of...
By: hugotremolo

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 21:32:25 PDT
Amazing 3D Projection Pyramid in 10 min from Clear Plastic Sheet ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-3D-Projection-Pyramid-in-10-min-from-Clear/
Amazing 3D Projection Pyramid in 10 min from Clear Plastic Sheet ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/PEHD/IC7HO2JN/F71PEHDIC7HO2JN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/PEHD/IC7HO2JN/F71PEHDIC7HO2JN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/PEHD/IC7HO2JN/F71PEHDIC7HO2JN.SMALL.jpg mikroGanesh You will be amazed at the simplicity of this mechanism and its practicalityUse your smartphone to project 3D holographic images and videos without any modification or 3D gogglesBe mystified by images and videos popping over your smartphone!!All this from a piece of clear plastic sheet Materials A...
By: mikroGanesh

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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 00:19:22 PDT
Tooth Phonograph! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tooth-Phonograph/
Tooth Phonograph! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/DKI0/IC7HMHIJ/FJ0DKI0IC7HMHIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/DKI0/IC7HMHIJ/FJ0DKI0IC7HMHIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/DKI0/IC7HMHIJ/FJ0DKI0IC7HMHIJ.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Teeth aren't just for chomping anymore! Now you can hear Miles Davis with your molars and The Cure with your canines. With only a few basic supplies, you can tap into the physical grooves of records as they vibrate your jaw, playing music and resonating inside your head. Never before have record sto...
By: The Oakland Toy Lab

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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 15:00:50 PDT
How to make a Toy Rowing Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Toy-Rowing-Boat/
How to make a Toy Rowing Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/WGTS/IC5C9H1N/FMRWGTSIC5C9H1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/WGTS/IC5C9H1N/FMRWGTSIC5C9H1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/WGTS/IC5C9H1N/FMRWGTSIC5C9H1N.SMALL.jpg Saurav Chakraborty Here is an easy way to make your own toy rowing boat. A very simple mechanical structure powered by a DC motor and two batteries are shown to make the rowing boat. It really can float and run on water. Step-by-Step Video Instruction: Components/Part Necessary: 1 1-inch thick Thermoco...
By: Saurav Chakraborty

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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 20:33:09 PDT
Design a Vintage Inspirational Poster http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Vintage-Inspirational-Poster/
Design a Vintage Inspirational Poster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/PPOM/IC2A697P/FIPPPOMIC2A697P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/PPOM/IC2A697P/FIPPPOMIC2A697P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/PPOM/IC2A697P/FIPPPOMIC2A697P.SMALL.jpg jonmfarmer A desaturated image with some white text is a super trendy look right now. And with good reason. The design is simple and elegant. Throw in an inspirational phrase and you've got a great poster to add a little motivation or pick-me-up to your office.Fortunately, Creative Market has a stack of amazin...
By: jonmfarmer

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 20:03:10 PDT
DIY Battery Pack for FPV (recycling 18650 cells from a laptop) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Battery-Pack-for-Quadcopter-recycling-18650-ce/
DIY Battery Pack for FPV (recycling 18650 cells from a laptop) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/SYPD/IC37EQ4A/FEYSYPDIC37EQ4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/SYPD/IC37EQ4A/FEYSYPDIC37EQ4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/SYPD/IC37EQ4A/FEYSYPDIC37EQ4A.SMALL.jpg comsa42 Old laptop cells can hold a charge long after your laptop goes kaput. Here's how to recycle those cells to make a general-purpose battery pack!This battery pack is good for things like RC planes, quadcopters, FPV, and more (if your cells have the correct C rating)! It has a nominal voltage of 11.1v ...
By: comsa42

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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 15:39:27 PDT
Make macro photography with ANY lenses for FREE ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-macro-photography-with-ANY-lenses-for-FREE-/
Make macro photography with ANY lenses for FREE ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/WW6T/IC0CK9AB/FU0WW6TIC0CK9AB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/WW6T/IC0CK9AB/FU0WW6TIC0CK9AB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/WW6T/IC0CK9AB/FU0WW6TIC0CK9AB.SMALL.jpg hugotremolo Hey ! You want to do some macro photography but you don't want to buy a very expensive dedicated lens for it ?In this instructable I will show you how you can make great macro-photography out of your normal DSLR kit, without buying any extra gear or expensive lens. You do NOT need to ALTER any of yo...
By: hugotremolo

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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:44:16 PDT
Photo(s) to 3D model http://www.instructables.com/id/Photos-to-3D-model/
Photo(s) to 3D model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/TJRC/IBYX21P8/FGWTJRCIBYX21P8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/TJRC/IBYX21P8/FGWTJRCIBYX21P8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/TJRC/IBYX21P8/FGWTJRCIBYX21P8.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is a simple way to make a 3D model for you to print.The project includes a (optional) handy tool that you can print to help on the photo shoot.There is 70 pins on the wheel. Clockwise turn steps one pin and counter clockwise jumps 2 pins at a time.Program used to smash up the photos together is...
By: mkarvonen

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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:50:26 PDT
5 Cool Projects With a General Transistor http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Cool-Projects-With-a-General-Transistor/
5 Cool Projects With a General Transistor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/7BBD/IBYX3GKE/FTF7BBDIBYX3GKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/7BBD/IBYX3GKE/FTF7BBDIBYX3GKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/7BBD/IBYX3GKE/FTF7BBDIBYX3GKE.SMALL.jpg pious123 Basically i love to do projects that are microcontroller related.But recently one of my friend from ethiopia said that he wanted to do something that does not includes a microcontroller or arduino but still its worth making in a weekend and also in a small budget.So the idea came why not make a col...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 14:24:59 PDT
DIY Prototype Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Manufacture http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Prototype-Printed-Circuit-Board-PCB-Manufactur/
DIY Prototype Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Manufacture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/AXWD/IBW2327Z/FECAXWDIBW2327Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/AXWD/IBW2327Z/FECAXWDIBW2327Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/AXWD/IBW2327Z/FECAXWDIBW2327Z.SMALL.jpg JackDavies I have built a number of projects that required PCBs to work as well as they do, I produced a number of boards for my Ultimaker 3D Printer project and I thought I would document the process of making PCBs from scratch! For the prototype stage I manufactured the boards myself as it would have been t...
By: JackDavies

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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 06:11:47 PDT
Build A Smartphone Projector With A Shoebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Smartphone-Projector/
Build A Smartphone Projector With A Shoebox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/UL5P/IBU59UML/FISUL5PIBU59UML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/UL5P/IBU59UML/FISUL5PIBU59UML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/UL5P/IBU59UML/FISUL5PIBU59UML.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Did you know you can turn an old shoebox and some office supplies into a Smartphone Projector? Yes you can! It is a fun, simple and easy physics experiment that you could do at home. Learn and observe how light .The project has been around the net for a long time, but here's a brief and detailed tut...
By: ASCAS

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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 00:36:35 PDT
Maps for your projects 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Maps-for-your-projects-101/
Maps for your projects 101 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/NRZF/IBT793LV/FRPNRZFIBT793LV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/NRZF/IBT793LV/FRPNRZFIBT793LV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/NRZF/IBT793LV/FRPNRZFIBT793LV.SMALL.jpg Raitis Have you encountered a project or product which uses maps and thought Oh, I'm so going to make this! yet while trying to do so you eventually got frustrated because you couldn't find a map to use?Fear no more! With only 9 easy payments of 99$ each you will be able to harness the power of maps in no...
By: Raitis

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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 12:16:21 PDT
NEW DAD TAKES A STAR CEILING TO A NEW LEVEL! http://www.instructables.com/id/NEW-DAD-TAKES-A-STAR-CEILING-TO-A-NEW-LEVEL/
NEW DAD TAKES A STAR CEILING TO A NEW LEVEL! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/V0MV/IBRRWGVO/FFJV0MVIBRRWGVO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/V0MV/IBRRWGVO/FFJV0MVIBRRWGVO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/V0MV/IBRRWGVO/FFJV0MVIBRRWGVO.SMALL.jpg MikeM61 I was inspired to build a star ceiling after seeing many people post DIY articles online. I knew it would be a fun treat for my newborn son, but I wanted to kick it up a notch.I have listed these instructions in a Youtube video as well!I wanted to find a way to make the ceiling fun and artistic for ...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 19:46:37 PDT
Web controlled rover http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-controlled-rover/
Web controlled rover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/IXR5/IBQCIBQJ/FUHIXR5IBQCIBQJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/IXR5/IBQCIBQJ/FUHIXR5IBQCIBQJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/IXR5/IBQCIBQJ/FUHIXR5IBQCIBQJ.SMALL.jpg jscottb Building and playing with robots is my main guilty pleasure in life. Others play golf or ski, but I build robots (since I can't play golf or ski :-). I find it relaxing and fun! To make most of my bots, I use chassis kits. Using kits helps me do what I like doing more, the software and electronics a...
By: jscottb

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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 22:11:14 PDT
HIFI Subwoofer for cinema and music http://www.instructables.com/id/HIFI-Subwoofer-for-cinema-and-music/
HIFI Subwoofer for cinema and music - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DT96/IBRGACIR/FF0DT96IBRGACIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DT96/IBRGACIR/FF0DT96IBRGACIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DT96/IBRGACIR/FF0DT96IBRGACIR.SMALL.jpg philxter Welcome to my second instructable. In this instructable I'm going to show you how I built my subwoofer. I want you to use this instructable to come up with your own ideas, for brainsurfing or to use this as a guide. Mostly I would like you to be innovative and creative when you're building your own!...
By: philxter

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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:02:02 PDT
Customise Apple logo for Macbooks http://www.instructables.com/id/Customise-Apple-logo-for-Macbooks/
Customise Apple logo for Macbooks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/URYQ/IBQCF6DC/FQIURYQIBQCF6DC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/URYQ/IBQCF6DC/FQIURYQIBQCF6DC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/URYQ/IBQCF6DC/FQIURYQIBQCF6DC.SMALL.jpg thumboo easy steps to create custom Apple logo for Macbooks.Supplies you'll need:- Photoshop (I use CS6)- Your design- transparent adhesive book cover- Transparent Clear Glossy Self Adhesive Sticker Paper Label Inkjet Print - Macbook Air or Pro- printer Design Find a desirable design and photoshop it int...
By: thumboo

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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 08:08:06 PDT
DIY Portable Mini Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Mini-Monitor/
DIY Portable Mini Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/MPCG/IBQCEVV8/FHRMPCGIBQCEVV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/MPCG/IBQCEVV8/FHRMPCGIBQCEVV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/MPCG/IBQCEVV8/FHRMPCGIBQCEVV8.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I used a 1280x800 LCD Kit to build a battery powered portable mini monitor which is useful for your DSLR camera, your Raspberry Pi or to extend the viewing field of your computer. Let's get started! Watch the videos! The 2 parts of this video should give you al...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 08:03:14 PDT
Simple DIY Video Dolly on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Video-Dolly-on-a-Budget/
Simple DIY Video Dolly on a Budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/LONZ/IBNA3S40/FPZLONZIBNA3S40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/LONZ/IBNA3S40/FPZLONZIBNA3S40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/LONZ/IBNA3S40/FPZLONZIBNA3S40.SMALL.jpg Victor Does Hi!This is a wonderful piece of equipment perfectly for thus who do not want to spend a lot of money on equipment not used to often (depending of your video materials)... A Video Dolly on a budget so to say! The Video dolly you end up with may vary slightly in design depending on what you have layin...
By: Victor Does

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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:05:16 PDT
DIY Apple watch VLC controller with ESP8266, Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Apple-watch-VLC-controller-with-ESP8266-Arduin/
DIY Apple watch VLC controller with ESP8266, Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/634X/IBM21FPC/FPX634XIBM21FPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/634X/IBM21FPC/FPX634XIBM21FPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/634X/IBM21FPC/FPX634XIBM21FPC.SMALL.jpg planetleak Its a homemade project to make my own media controller app.My laptop connected to tv, and im too lazy, so maked a VLC control app.Yes im know, there is an official VLC app in store, better function, but this one is my :)And im added a PC turn off button to my watch app (lazyness overload)Video: Pa...
By: planetleak

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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 08:43:33 PDT
Make Your Own Rechargeable Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Rechargable-Battery/
Make Your Own Rechargeable Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/HB27/IBL6A5S4/FUVHB27IBL6A5S4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/HB27/IBL6A5S4/FUVHB27IBL6A5S4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/HB27/IBL6A5S4/FUVHB27IBL6A5S4.SMALL.jpg Gursimran Singh 425 Batteries. Needed for just about every electronic project, electronics revolve around them. But think about it, What happens once they lose their power?We throw them aside. These batteries are building up in our landfills, so I set myself to find out how to reuse them.This project is very environmen...
By: Gursimran Singh 425

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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 01:22:32 PDT
PCB Assembly Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Assembly-Fixture/
PCB Assembly Fixture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/E9S4/IBHRYFTB/F8ME9S4IBHRYFTB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/E9S4/IBHRYFTB/F8ME9S4IBHRYFTB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/E9S4/IBHRYFTB/F8ME9S4IBHRYFTB.SMALL.jpg Zeppelin Design Labs Do you build a lot of printed circuit boards, and wish you had one of those neat board holder-fixture things, but can’t imagine spending $100 - $400 when they seem so simple? That’s us, exactly. So we invented this nifty thing, a PCB fixture you can make yourself. You will need access to some basic ...
By: Zeppelin Design Labs

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:44:39 PDT