Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - diy - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 24 May 2015 19:03:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
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
DIY Cool Near Space Project http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cool-Near-Space-Project/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 20:09:08 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
30 Second Table Top Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/30-Second-Table-Top-Dolly/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 13:03:30 PDT
DIY: Relay switch motor controller - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Relay-switch-motor-controller-Arduino/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 00:50:29 PDT
Apex Tricopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Apex-Tricopter/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 13:19:41 PDT
Nokia 5110 graphics tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Nokia-5110-graphics-tutorial/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 09:40:19 PDT
Build a Simple Circuit from a Pizza Box (No Soldering) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Simple-Circuit-from-a-Pizza-Box-No-Solder/
Build a Simple Circuit from a Pizza Box (No Soldering) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/V88I/GVU6OGKF/FAIV88IGVU6OGKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/V88I/GVU6OGKF/FAIV88IGVU6OGKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/V88I/GVU6OGKF/FAIV88IGVU6OGKF.SMALL.jpg matt.e.jenkins I learn best through tactile teaching methods.  Teaching and learning basic circuits, electronics, and electricity from books is good, but why not build a simple circuit from scratch and learn from doing.  This is a great way to get hands on and teach/learn the basics of electricity.  With this proj...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2011 13:47:25 PST
Hide Secret Files in a fake USB Charging Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Hide-Secret-Files-in-a-fake-USB-Charging-Cable/
Hide Secret Files in a fake USB Charging Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/7PK9/I9LZHIX7/FX87PK9I9LZHIX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/7PK9/I9LZHIX7/FX87PK9I9LZHIX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/7PK9/I9LZHIX7/FX87PK9I9LZHIX7.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this ible I'll show you how to protect your files by masking a USB pendrive into an old USB charging cable. The result will look like a normal charging cable so if you keep it near other cables no one will think that you hide something into it.It's a very quick project and it uses old...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 14:30:00 PDT
Wind Tube! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Tube/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 18:10:48 PDT
Vulcanus V1 Reprap 3D-Printer 300€ http://www.instructables.com/id/Vulcanus-V1-3D-Printer/
Vulcanus V1 Reprap 3D-Printer 300€ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/OI49/I9LZF84X/FEPOI49I9LZF84X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/OI49/I9LZF84X/FEPOI49I9LZF84X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/OI49/I9LZF84X/FEPOI49I9LZF84X.SMALL.jpg Vulcaman Hello,In this instruction I will show you, how to make a very professionel 3D printer with a low Bugdet of less than 300€.I'm 16 Years old and I made everything by myself. The "Vulcanus V1"-3D-Printer is based on CoreXY. Which stands for high precisious movement.Specs:- Dimenesions: 44cm x 44cm x 6...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 11:58:03 PDT
Turn a $3 childs toy into a work of art http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-3-childs-toy-into-a-work-of-art/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 14:57:49 PDT
10Amp Linear Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/10Amp-Linear-Power-Supply/
10Amp Linear Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/ZAPC/I9ISWWJ4/F9BZAPCI9ISWWJ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/ZAPC/I9ISWWJ4/F9BZAPCI9ISWWJ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/ZAPC/I9ISWWJ4/F9BZAPCI9ISWWJ4.SMALL.jpg vazerick Why do it for 3 when we can design for 10?! At college we were in charge of designing a 3 Amp power supply, but I was seeking for a challenge, not a grade!Overcomplicating this kind of “simple” projects can make your life a bit harder but way more exiting, and the rewards just have no price, you wil...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 21:06:27 PDT
How to make a Virtual Reality 3D Tracking headset for under 10$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Virtual-Reality-3D-Tracking-headset-/
How to make a Virtual Reality 3D Tracking headset for under 10$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/D1OB/I9JR31H4/F9OD1OBI9JR31H4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/D1OB/I9JR31H4/F9OD1OBI9JR31H4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/D1OB/I9JR31H4/F9OD1OBI9JR31H4.SMALL.jpg Arunabh Awasthi From the past 5 years, the increasingly popular Virtual reality devices like Oculus Rift, Google cardboard, Microsoft HoloLens, have currently dominated the consumer electronics sector to such extent that they much frequently grab a space in most tech magazines, blogs, websites,etc. With the collabo...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 04:02:24 PDT
Simple External Telephone Ringer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-External-Telephone-Ringer/
Simple External Telephone Ringer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/5SFJ/I9E1EGOA/FT25SFJI9E1EGOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/5SFJ/I9E1EGOA/FT25SFJI9E1EGOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/5SFJ/I9E1EGOA/FT25SFJI9E1EGOA.SMALL.jpg fletcherjeremiah This is a simple external ringer for a landline telephone. Have you ever missed an important call because you didn't hear the phone? Or maybe you'd rather not wait by the phone for that special someone? Then this is exactly what you need! This ringer will allow you to hear incoming calls throughout ...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 14:19:20 PDT
Creating a home automation system! http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-home-automation-system/
Creating a home automation system! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/44KI/I9EOSJ5Z/F5T44KII9EOSJ5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/44KI/I9EOSJ5Z/F5T44KII9EOSJ5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/44KI/I9EOSJ5Z/F5T44KII9EOSJ5Z.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is how I automated my Home. I needed a means to;- manage my solar power system including the ability to switch to/from utility supply should I need it. - manage the food and water to my three doggies. - control the outside lights. - provide metering for the power consumption within the home. - ...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 06:58:07 PDT
DIY SPEEDOMETER AND ODOMETER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SPEEDOMETER-AND-ODOMETER/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 12:11:48 PDT
Build your own Variable Lab Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Variable-Lab-Bench-Power-Supply/
Build your own Variable Lab Bench Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/CJBV/I98BK2OE/FLTCJBVI98BK2OE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/CJBV/I98BK2OE/FLTCJBVI98BK2OE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/CJBV/I98BK2OE/FLTCJBVI98BK2OE.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I combined a LTC3780, which is a powerful 130W Step Up/Step Down converter, with a 12V 5A power supply to create an adjustable lab bench power supply (0.8V-29.4V || 0.3A-6A). The performance is quite good in comparison with other models which cost around the same....
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Sun, 3 May 2015 06:26:44 PDT
Raspberry pi "Power" case http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-pi-Power-case/
Raspberry pi "Power" case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/NTRX/I8SLPK6Q/FZKNTRXI8SLPK6Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/NTRX/I8SLPK6Q/FZKNTRXI8SLPK6Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/NTRX/I8SLPK6Q/FZKNTRXI8SLPK6Q.SMALL.jpg grega994 I am big fan of Raspberry pi and i am using it as NAS and torrent box among other things. I hate wire clutters and i only use my raspberry pi with putty, so i decided to make a little mod, so you can plug raspberry directly into AC socket. Things you need 1. Raspberry pi2. raspberry pi case (you ...
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 06:22:33 PDT
Building a 3D Printer Under 200$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-3D-Printer-Under-200/
Building a 3D Printer Under 200$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/38EH/I941D8R7/FCJ38EHI941D8R7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/38EH/I941D8R7/FCJ38EHI941D8R7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/38EH/I941D8R7/FCJ38EHI941D8R7.SMALL.jpg AlmusYang Hello everyone In this instructable I will show you how to make a 3d printer under 200$. This 3D printer -Tower Simple XL, Maybe I should call it 3D printer of Sauron, lol.This 3D printer have 6* 6* 6 Inches build volum and you can build it without any 3Dprint part.(*Laser cutting needed*)You can f...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 08:12:44 PDT
FURY BALLS [<10$] [< 5 Min. To Make] http://www.instructables.com/id/FURY-BALLS-10-5-Min-To-Make/
FURY BALLS [<10$] [< 5 Min. To Make] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/D6D6/I92LTYC6/FVSD6D6I92LTYC6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/D6D6/I92LTYC6/FVSD6D6I92LTYC6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/D6D6/I92LTYC6/FVSD6D6I92LTYC6.SMALL.jpg shauryarobots These fury balls add beauty to you BACKYARD or GARDEN & are VERY VERY EASY TO MAKE it. These Balls will just Cost UNDER 10$ only. These are PORTABLE & can be kept anywhere in the backyard to increase the beauty. People of ANY AGE can make these balls in no time. Materials Required 1. White Glass...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:01:02 PDT
Touchscreen Internet Radio, Raspberry http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-Internet-Radio-Raspberry/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:28:27 PDT
3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-DSLR-SLider-For-less-than-20/
3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/TLH3/I92LSEFE/F2TTLH3I92LSEFE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/TLH3/I92LSEFE/F2TTLH3I92LSEFE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/TLH3/I92LSEFE/F2TTLH3I92LSEFE.SMALL.jpg focamonca Let's create something useful for videomaker and timelapse maker 3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ This is a tutorial on how to build a 3D printed dslr SLIDER!Remember to vote me in the 3d printing contest :D thanksSorry for my English, probably I'll make some mistake so please tell me whe...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:56:53 PDT
3Doodler 2.0 Intro http://www.instructables.com/id/3Doodler-20-Intro/
3Doodler 2.0 Intro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/I0J0/I8R6EDEZ/FJUI0J0I8R6EDEZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/I0J0/I8R6EDEZ/FJUI0J0I8R6EDEZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/I0J0/I8R6EDEZ/FJUI0J0I8R6EDEZ.SMALL.jpg Not_Tasha This Instructable is about WobblyWork's newest edition of their 3Doodler: 3D Printing Pen, the 2Doodler 2.0.When I backed the original 3Doodler, all I could think of was the uses my students could find and the things they could create. They never ended up making anything with the original 3Doodler b...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 17:47:57 PDT
How to Make a Mobile Phone and Computer Controlled 3D Printed Robot with Arduino - IoBot. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DIY-Mobile-Desktop-App-Controlled-3D/
How to Make a Mobile Phone and Computer Controlled 3D Printed Robot with Arduino - IoBot. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SMALL.jpg zygmuntw If you are looking for a way to control an Arduino based devices, this instruction will show you how to do it by building simple robot.The IoBot can be controlled by mobile and computer application via LAN or USB Cable. The application runs on Android, Mac OS and Windows, it is available for downloa...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:10:13 PDT
Raspberry Pi Music Fingers http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Music-Fingers/
Raspberry Pi Music Fingers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Creating music is always fun, but making it with your own DIY musical instrument is much better !!Whether you are a professional musician looking for that next new instrument to try or an amateur enthusiast who has basic knowledge of electronics, use the Raspberry Pi to create your own DIY Music fi...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:48:02 PDT
Neodymium Magnet Loudspeaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Neodymium-Magnet-Loudspeaker/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:35:53 PDT
Erbbie - Desktop Smart Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Erbbie-Desktop-Smart-Garden/
Erbbie - Desktop Smart Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/YU37/I8CW1IIZ/FDXYU37I8CW1IIZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/YU37/I8CW1IIZ/FDXYU37I8CW1IIZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/YU37/I8CW1IIZ/FDXYU37I8CW1IIZ.SMALL.jpg zacharyianhoward Erbbie, pronounced Kirby with an "H", is a DIY desktop smart garden designed to give everyone a green thumb. Made from an up-cycled mason jar, plastic water bottle, acrylic and an Arudino, Erbbie is a great project for makers of any age and skill set. Designed to be built in less than 5 hours Erbbie...
By: zacharyianhoward

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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:15:09 PDT
Virtual 3D Imaging http://www.instructables.com/id/Virtual-3D-Imaging/
Virtual 3D Imaging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/SB2Z/I8PQU6VA/FU2SB2ZI8PQU6VA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/SB2Z/I8PQU6VA/FU2SB2ZI8PQU6VA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/SB2Z/I8PQU6VA/FU2SB2ZI8PQU6VA.SMALL.jpg SVR8 Ever wished to view or share your real life objects from all sides on your big screens ? In normal images, we can only view a part of the the image from a specific angle. Virtual 3-D images provide an amazing experience of sharing and viewing objects and products. This tutorial will show you how mak...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 05:41:34 PDT
Glove-a-Trombone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Glove-a-Trombone/
Glove-a-Trombone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/W7YA/I8MVZ3NL/FJ1W7YAI8MVZ3NL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/W7YA/I8MVZ3NL/FJ1W7YAI8MVZ3NL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/W7YA/I8MVZ3NL/FJ1W7YAI8MVZ3NL.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Whether you miss the sound of a flock of geese in the morning, a foghorn at night, an ensemble of car horns at daybreak, the Glove-a-Trombone can take care of all your audio needs. With an adjustable pitch, the glove-a-trombone is a great instrument to introduce people to pitch, frequency, wavelengt...
By: The Oakland Toy Lab

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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:04:59 PDT
RunningHam Palace - Online Hamsters http://www.instructables.com/id/RunningHam-Palace-Online-Hamsters/
RunningHam Palace - Online Hamsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/KUWA/I8M7I8UI/FKUKUWAI8M7I8UI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/KUWA/I8M7I8UI/FKUKUWAI8M7I8UI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/KUWA/I8M7I8UI/FKUKUWAI8M7I8UI.SMALL.jpg Mifulapirus This is my hamster, Ham. He loves running around at his place, the RunningHam Palace.Few months ago, while I was visiting the MIT Media Lab, a friend of mine told me about Sushi, the online hamster; a fun project by Gershon Dublon in which a RaspberryPi counted the spins of the wheel through a sen...
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:08:25 PDT
Add Simple Bluetooth to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Simple-Bluetooth-to-Arduino/
Add Simple Bluetooth to Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/5IIP/I8K1602D/FDF5IIPI8K1602D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/5IIP/I8K1602D/FDF5IIPI8K1602D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/5IIP/I8K1602D/FDF5IIPI8K1602D.SMALL.jpg jordantallent Sometimes when you are first starting a new project, there is a lot of debugging going on, and with an Arduino platform, using the serial port to spit out data can be a very useful tool. Well what if there is no room to plug a USB cable into your Arduino when it is in location? Or what if you only...
By: jordantallent

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:31:33 PDT
Cheap and Easy Lab Agitator / Shaker (Great for PCBs too!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Lab-Agitator-Shaker-Great-for-PCBs-/
Cheap and Easy Lab Agitator / Shaker (Great for PCBs too!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/HTV9/I8J9U1U0/FR7HTV9I8J9U1U0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/HTV9/I8J9U1U0/FR7HTV9I8J9U1U0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/HTV9/I8J9U1U0/FR7HTV9I8J9U1U0.SMALL.jpg jgroner EDIT 4/16/15: I switched power supplies to a 5 Volt, 1/2 Amp with a USB adapter. This slows down the agitation motion to a more tolerable level and allows me to plug it into my PC to power it as well! See updated video above.I am a die hard home brewer. As such, I have also become quite the nerd ab...
By: jgroner

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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 21:44:57 PDT
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Drill-Powerful-Gearmotor/
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg In this Instructable I will show you how to get a powerful gearmotor from a cordless drill!I found this cordless drill in the scrap bin at a second hand store. When I got home I discovered something odd (video...) Materials Cordless drill for hacking! Tools Philips head screwdriver Disassemb...
By: simon.w.nordberg

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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:56:51 PDT
Arduino DUE Guitar Pedal - Open Hardware. http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Guitar-Pedal-Open-Hardware/
Arduino DUE Guitar Pedal - Open Hardware. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/K4MA/I8BGRXCX/FWTK4MAI8BGRXCX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/K4MA/I8BGRXCX/FWTK4MAI8BGRXCX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/K4MA/I8BGRXCX/FWTK4MAI8BGRXCX.SMALL.jpg ElectroSmash pedalSHIELD is an Open-Hardware / Open-Source Arduino guitar pedal shield. It is designed as a platform to learn about digital signal processing, guitar effects, and synthesizers — without needing an in-depth knowledge of electronics or programming. It allows you to design your own effects in C/C...
By: ElectroSmash

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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 14:25:57 PDT
DIY Power Bank for Smatphone with USB DC 0.9V to 5V Voltage Step-up Boost Module http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Power-Bank-for-Smatphone-with-USB-DC-09V-to-5V/
DIY Power Bank for Smatphone with USB DC 0.9V to 5V Voltage Step-up Boost Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9UQA/I8BGNOH8/FQ49UQAI8BGNOH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9UQA/I8BGNOH8/FQ49UQAI8BGNOH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9UQA/I8BGNOH8/FQ49UQAI8BGNOH8.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY Power Bank for Smatphone with USB DC 0.9V to 5V Voltage Step-up Boost Module and TP4056 1A Li-Ion battery Charging Module, Box toy, cells laptop 18650, and few time holiday, Do it very easy and nice work and cheap, You can try do it !!!!!!!More DIY External Power Bank Backup Battery for Smart P...
By: joulethief669

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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 01:36:45 PDT
DIY Arduino controlled Egg-Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-controlled-Egg-Bot/
DIY Arduino controlled Egg-Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/XC6Y/I8BGFXQ5/FLIXC6YI8BGFXQ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/XC6Y/I8BGFXQ5/FLIXC6YI8BGFXQ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/XC6Y/I8BGFXQ5/FLIXC6YI8BGFXQ5.SMALL.jpg Nikus In this instructables I will show you how to make your own Egg-Bot controlled with Arduino. I wanted to make it before but I thought it is too hard for me but I was wrong. It's easy to build so for sure everyone can do it. Parts Below I add list of parts: - stepper motor with 200 steps per revol...
By: Nikus

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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 10:33:27 PDT
DIY Constant current load http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Constant-current-load/
DIY Constant current load - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/1I87/I8BGG1YE/FMQ1I87I8BGG1YE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/1I87/I8BGG1YE/FMQ1I87I8BGG1YE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/1I87/I8BGG1YE/FMQ1I87I8BGG1YE.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this small project I will show you how to make a simple adjustable constant current load. Such a gadget is useful if you want to measure the capacity of chinese Li-Ion batteries. Or you can test how stable your power supply is with a certain load. Let's get started ! Watch the video! The video...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 07:50:09 PDT
FOAM CUTTING MACHINE http://www.instructables.com/id/FOAM-CUTTING-MACHINE/
FOAM CUTTING MACHINE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SMALL.jpg TrầnB What do you use for cutting foam? Knife, scissor or ...BLADE ?How do you feel when using them ? With me, terrible ==!To save the tiny foams and to be comfortable, my team made an idea about FOAM CUTTING MACHINEI feel very cool about this and it make my house much more tidy by fresh cut ! Why don’t y...
By: TrầnB

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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 03:17:28 PDT
______ The DIY Laserline ______ http://www.instructables.com/id/-The-DIY-Laserline-/
______ The DIY Laserline ______ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/PVS8/I84BDPJG/FFBPVS8I84BDPJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/PVS8/I84BDPJG/FFBPVS8I84BDPJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/PVS8/I84BDPJG/FFBPVS8I84BDPJG.SMALL.jpg slurgXX I have a project coming up, that needs a laserline, that creates a line over a 3 dimensional object in order to mark and cut it somewhat precicely. I´ve attached some pictures, materials i used ( materials i didn´t use) and some shots after finishing the piece.But lets get to it, here is what you ne...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 14:36:34 PDT
DIY hydrogen generator http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-hydrogen-generator/
DIY hydrogen generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/WHJ4/I84B9CK3/F7NWHJ4I84B9CK3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/WHJ4/I84B9CK3/F7NWHJ4I84B9CK3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/WHJ4/I84B9CK3/F7NWHJ4I84B9CK3.SMALL.jpg Make it BIG This Instructable shows, how to build an easy DIY hydrogen generator.Materials needed for this project:- Empty container with lid- Cables- Pencil- Luster terminals- Hot glue gun- DC Power Supply- Drill- Funnel - Balloon Build the anode For the anode, you need an old pencil, a knife, a luster term...
By: Make it BIG

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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 09:21:49 PDT
ROV TANK with Gimbal http://www.instructables.com/id/ROV-TANK-with-Gimbal/
ROV TANK with Gimbal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/LPE5/I800Z0A4/FHZLPE5I800Z0A4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/LPE5/I800Z0A4/FHZLPE5I800Z0A4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/LPE5/I800Z0A4/FHZLPE5I800Z0A4.SMALL.jpg treyes4 I made this ible in a rush so that I could enter the explore science contest so anyways lets get startedThis is the 3rd version of my Fpv tank AKA Roverbot v2 the ROV is still at its prototype stage. Going on, if you have built an FPV tank before then I assume you have experienced the vibration or...
By: treyes4

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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 18:48:04 PDT
3D printed magnetic connector! *UPDATED* http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-magnetic-connector/
3D printed magnetic connector! *UPDATED* - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/2VN2/I8763DPW/FID2VN2I8763DPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/2VN2/I8763DPW/FID2VN2I8763DPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/2VN2/I8763DPW/FID2VN2I8763DPW.SMALL.jpg kondzio29 ****UPDATE****With kind help of Gravityisweak we 3D printed the early version of my design so be sure to check out his awesome Intructables! He also earn a 1 month Pro membership for helping me. All photos of 3D printed models are made by Gravityisweak.Be sure to check Q&A in the last step!*****This...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 03:17:47 PDT
Build Your Own Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Smartphone/
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By: Mach_5

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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 07:35:16 PDT
Poor Man´s " 3D Printing " Alternatives Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-3D-Printing-Alternatives-Guide/
Poor Man´s " 3D Printing " Alternatives Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SMALL.jpg MAYER MAKES Hi it´s that Guy from MAYER MAKES3D Printing is one of the greatest achievements for Makers in recent times, but there are some issues with it.Not everybody (myself included) can afford a 3D printer. The price tags come down every year but it´s still a very big investment. Building a 3d Printer from...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 02:55:02 PDT
Build a 30$ laser Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-30-laser/
Build a 30$ laser Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SMALL.jpg Sardau IntroductionThis instructable will guide you to build a 3D scanner for less than $30, or even $12 if you already have a USB webcam.Seeing the price tag and limitations of commercial scanners I decided to challenge myself to build my own. It had to be cheaper and easy for anybody to build one using a...
By: Sardau

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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 11:44:10 PDT
CoreConduit: Automated Garden Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/The-CoreConduit-Hydroponics-Modular-Arduino-Garden/
CoreConduit: Automated Garden Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/S0H1/I7VQMC3U/FCBS0H1I7VQMC3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/S0H1/I7VQMC3U/FCBS0H1I7VQMC3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/S0H1/I7VQMC3U/FCBS0H1I7VQMC3U.SMALL.jpg bitsandbots REDUX: http://www.instructables.com/id/CoreConduit-Automated-Garden-Controller-System/A garden controller helps us to manage the environment by controlling fans, heaters, lights, pumps, and notifying us when the garden needs our attention. Compile, upload, and done... Make the modifications to th...
By: bitsandbots

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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 09:58:03 PDT
DIY LED Ring Light for Miniatures/Macro Photography for less than USD$10 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Ring-Light-for-MiniaturesMacro-Photography/
DIY LED Ring Light for Miniatures/Macro Photography for less than USD$10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SMALL.jpg Snowfern I have always struggled with lighting for my miniature photography, and decided to go with making my own DIY LED ring light after seeing this instructable:http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-48-LED-Macr...It took me about half an hour to put it together as I had all the items at hand, but it was ...
By: Snowfern

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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:01:03 PDT
Design your own reference bookshelf speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-your-own-reference-bookshelf-speakers/
Design your own reference bookshelf speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/ZO12/I7VQP0DS/FFTZO12I7VQP0DS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/ZO12/I7VQP0DS/FFTZO12I7VQP0DS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/ZO12/I7VQP0DS/FFTZO12I7VQP0DS.SMALL.jpg p3nguin A few months back, I went into a big box consumer electronics store and wandered back to the elite section. Curious about the fuss, I asked the man to play some music through a pair of fancy $2000 speakers. Wow. I had no idea that music could sound that good. As any DIY person would do, I looked cl...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:28:05 PDT