Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology http://www.instructables.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:16:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ultimate desk management, with control pannel http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-desk-cable-management-with-control-center/
Ultimate desk management, with control pannel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/ONME/HY12ECAF/FYGONMEHY12ECAF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/ONME/HY12ECAF/FYGONMEHY12ECAF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/ONME/HY12ECAF/FYGONMEHY12ECAF.SMALL.jpg Saral Tayal As I have a keen interest in making, I have to have the tools to do so; such as hot glue gun, soldering iron, dremel (rotary-tool), an electronic sander, a diy desk light(insrtuctable here), and more. as you can imagine, some people will encounter the same problem as me, lots, and lots, of wires. Th...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:23:05 PDT
Spider Hydrolics http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-Hydrolics/
Spider Hydrolics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/LKVT/HY12BGCJ/FPTLKVTHY12BGCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/LKVT/HY12BGCJ/FPTLKVTHY12BGCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/LKVT/HY12BGCJ/FPTLKVTHY12BGCJ.SMALL.jpg spiderhydrolics Our catapult has a simple lever throwing arm. The stoping arm is adjustable: more blocks can be added to its length which in turn changes the angle at which the throwing arm releases the projectile. The arm's forward thrust comes from the torsion of the rope as well as from the stretch cord around t...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:03:18 PDT
Simple Tension Catapult Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Tension-Catapult-Tutorial/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:01:31 PDT
Whale-a-pult http://www.instructables.com/id/Whale-a-pult/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:01:30 PDT
555 Timer Function Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/555-Timer-Function-Generator/
555 Timer Function Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/KNRC/HY12EYVZ/FBPKNRCHY12EYVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/KNRC/HY12EYVZ/FBPKNRCHY12EYVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/KNRC/HY12EYVZ/FBPKNRCHY12EYVZ.SMALL.jpg abu7li Basic description shows how you can build simple square wave 1hz-1Mhz square. very useful for testing speakers, transformers, relays, transistors, IC, etc..you can watch the movie in bellow link:for up-to-date contents, you can follow me and subscribe in my channels: http://www.youtube.com/user/Abu7...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:28:33 PDT
Control your Tyco RC car with your Smartphone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-Tyco-RC-car-with-your-Smartphone/
Control your Tyco RC car with your Smartphone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Q2SL/HY12ETQ2/FZ4Q2SLHY12ETQ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Q2SL/HY12ETQ2/FZ4Q2SLHY12ETQ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Q2SL/HY12ETQ2/FZ4Q2SLHY12ETQ2.SMALL.jpg Jackluz Hello everyone! After one or two years that I follow all your projects, I decided to start to publish my own. To begin with I want to show a simple modification that I made some time ago on a RC car, making it controllable from a smartphone (Android).The application I created with MIT App Inventor ...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:48:06 PDT
Arduino Power outlet with exposed pins http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Power-outlet-with-exposed-pins/
Arduino Power outlet with exposed pins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/K2TX/HY12ELZA/FOBK2TXHY12ELZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/K2TX/HY12ELZA/FOBK2TXHY12ELZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/K2TX/HY12ELZA/FOBK2TXHY12ELZA.SMALL.gif HuoSen I found my self often trying to plug stuff at home with Arduino. So I thought it would be good to have a system that you can just plug your sensor, plug the appliance and code something to see how it goes. I never liked breaking apart an appliance to find the right spot on the electronics, or peel o...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:26:42 PDT
How to make an object following robot - the stalkerbot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-object-following-robot-the-stalkerb/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:42:37 PDT
MaKey MaKey Monome http://www.instructables.com/id/MaKey-MaKey-Monome/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:46:13 PDT
Arduino/Twitter Mets Apple http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Activated-Home-Run-Indicator/
Arduino/Twitter Mets Apple - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/VBPX/HY12IMVY/FKOVBPXHY12IMVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/VBPX/HY12IMVY/FKOVBPXHY12IMVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/VBPX/HY12IMVY/FKOVBPXHY12IMVY.SMALL.jpg ProfMuggs Whenever I go to Citi Field with my kids to see the Mets, they go crazy for the Home Run Apple.To me, the Apple is part of what makes baseball exciting for kids. Even though my kids may not watch most of the games, I still enjoy bringing them along. The Home Run Apple started popping out of a top ha...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:36:42 PDT
Measuring Capacitor Health (tan δ vs ESR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Measuring-Capacitor-Health-tan-δ-vs-ESR/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:53:22 PDT
Animation Camera Stand or Copy Stand on the cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Animation-Camera-Stand-or-Copy-Stand-on-the-cheap/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:02:06 PDT
How to Replace Glass Only Screen on your iPhone 5s http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Glass-Only-Screen-on-your-iPhone-5s/
How to Replace Glass Only Screen on your iPhone 5s - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/S1YS/HY0RIE7J/FTMS1YSHY0RIE7J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/S1YS/HY0RIE7J/FTMS1YSHY0RIE7J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/S1YS/HY0RIE7J/FTMS1YSHY0RIE7J.SMALL.jpg GaryLefoof The phone repair business is booming due to all the cracked screens, why are you not taking the opportunity to make some easy money? Any one can replace a cracked screen with a brand new screen assembly, but this is not what this tutorial is all about. If you are looking to just replace your screen ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:20:54 PDT
RC Boat made out of a deli cup and recycled RC Airplane parts (With bonus mod at the end) http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Boat-made-out-of-a-deli-cup-and-recycled-RC-Air/
RC Boat made out of a deli cup and recycled RC Airplane parts (With bonus mod at the end) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/QEMC/HY0J0JWQ/FSGQEMCHY0J0JWQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/QEMC/HY0J0JWQ/FSGQEMCHY0J0JWQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/QEMC/HY0J0JWQ/FSGQEMCHY0J0JWQ.SMALL.jpg WJR339007 This boat is an affordable, easy to make remote controlled boat made out of a 36 or 24 oz. deli cup, a small propeller, hot glue, duct tape, a large Popsicle/craft stick, a small plastic box, and some common RC electronics (I am using all of the electronics from a Hobbyzone Champ) Video I didn't ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:52:17 PDT
DIY Drum Machine with Raspberry Pi + Hover http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drum-Machine-with-Raspberry-Pi-Hover/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:38:00 PDT
Automatic AC on/off timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-AC-onoff-timer/
Automatic AC on/off timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/LOUQ/HY0NRZZ5/FY4LOUQHY0NRZZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/LOUQ/HY0NRZZ5/FY4LOUQHY0NRZZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/LOUQ/HY0NRZZ5/FY4LOUQHY0NRZZ5.SMALL.jpg abu7li Published on Jul 24, 2014 Basic description shows how to control any appliance on/off with a set time. for up-to-date contents, you can follow me and subscribe in my channels:http://www.youtube.com/user/Abu7li1https://www.facebook.com/Abu7li1 http://www.instructables...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:38:39 PDT
Chaveiro Fabber / Fabber Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Chaveiro-Fabber-Fabber-Keychain/
Chaveiro Fabber / Fabber Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/FS11/HY0IEYB0/FIPFS11HY0IEYB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/FS11/HY0IEYB0/FIPFS11HY0IEYB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/FS11/HY0IEYB0/FIPFS11HY0IEYB0.SMALL.jpg Garagem Fab Lab O chaveiro Fabber é um produto que nossos participantes recebem no Curso Degustação. O significado de 'Fabber' na cultura maker é um fabricante, fazedor, produtor. Siga o passo a passo pra fazer o chaveiro na impressora 3D e seja um Fabber também. Se você não tem uma impressora 3D procure um Fab Lab...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:06:56 PDT
Car datta logger Using OBD II protocol (atmega 2560+ SD card + lcd 16x2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-datta-logger-Using-OBD-II-protocol-atmega-2560/
Car datta logger Using OBD II protocol (atmega 2560+ SD card + lcd 16x2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RHYT/HY086VSF/F8NRHYTHY086VSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RHYT/HY086VSF/F8NRHYTHY086VSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RHYT/HY086VSF/F8NRHYTHY086VSF.SMALL.jpg JohanpG Ok first of all this was a final project for my microprocessor course in my University, and its intended to clarify and guide to someone has a similar project or just want to do it and learn , since when i was doing this project it wasn't so easy to find the information and examples to do it i th...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:45:11 PDT
Bike Dashboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Dashboard/
Bike Dashboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/J48D/HY0DOH2F/FL8J48DHY0DOH2F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/J48D/HY0DOH2F/FL8J48DHY0DOH2F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/J48D/HY0DOH2F/FL8J48DHY0DOH2F.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a electronic dashboard for a bicycle. We'll be using an Arduino and a few off-the-shelf parts to create a system with light control and an LED speedometer. Materials Arduino Micro (RadioShack #: 276-258) 12V 10W halogen bulb (RadioShack #: 272-01...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:35:07 PDT
Tools for printing using a Printrbot / 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Tools-for-printing-using-a-Printrbot-3D-Printer/
Tools for printing using a Printrbot / 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/2KHT/HY086DGS/F232KHTHY086DGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/2KHT/HY086DGS/F232KHTHY086DGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/2KHT/HY086DGS/F232KHTHY086DGS.SMALL.jpg kevinandersen So you bought yourself a 3D Printer, maybe a PrintrBot Simple Metal like I did, and you want to get started taking over the world with your mad printing skills. Before you do, however, I've made a list of tools that I think can make your daily life with a 3D-printer a lot easier... Masking tape B...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:25:12 PDT
A novel design for raspberry pi wireless shield extension board http://www.instructables.com/id/A-novel-design-for-raspberry-pi-wireless-shield-ex/
A novel design for raspberry pi wireless shield extension board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/UJIL/HXZ9ZON1/FMCUJILHXZ9ZON1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/UJIL/HXZ9ZON1/FMCUJILHXZ9ZON1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/UJIL/HXZ9ZON1/FMCUJILHXZ9ZON1.SMALL.jpg yichone Recently, we design a type of raspberry pi wireless shield (or extension board) for raspberry pi. By using this rpi shield, you can conveniently control your objective, like LED, TANK, CAR, etc. In this example, by using this wireless shield, we control the LED lamp to breathe.the video can be seen ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:17:05 PDT
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit - Understanding Bitwise Math http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeit-Robotics-Starter-Kit-Understanding-Bitwise-/
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit - Understanding Bitwise Math - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/EK9R/HY0864ZQ/F13EK9RHY0864ZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/EK9R/HY0864ZQ/F13EK9RHY0864ZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/EK9R/HY0864ZQ/F13EK9RHY0864ZQ.SMALL.jpg jpitz31 This blog post is a continuation on my tinkering with the Make:it Robotics Kit. Hopefully I can pass on some of the information that I have learned so it will make it easier for others to get up to speed on working with the Robotics Kit.After building the line following robot, the manual had a link ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:13:24 PDT
High Voltage Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Voltage-Safety/
High Voltage Safety - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/F9UZ/HY0NS02V/FYWF9UZHY0NS02V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/F9UZ/HY0NS02V/FYWF9UZHY0NS02V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/F9UZ/HY0NS02V/FYWF9UZHY0NS02V.SMALL.jpg abu7li HI, Basic description shows how voltage can travel through air, skin, water, etc...the higher the voltage, the more precaution to be taken! stay safe!you can watch the movie in bellow link: for up-to-date contents, you can follow me and subscribe in my channels: http://www.youtube.com/user/Abu7li1...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:12:59 PDT
Thermoforming 3D Printed PLA for Use in Prostethics http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoforming-3D-Printed-PLA-for-Use-in-Prostethic/
Thermoforming 3D Printed PLA for Use in Prostethics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JN33/HXZO516I/F27JN33HXZO516I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JN33/HXZO516I/F27JN33HXZO516I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JN33/HXZO516I/F27JN33HXZO516I.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian One of the biggest challenges in low-cost 3D printed prosthetic devices is achieving the proper fit. If the loads on the device are not properly distributed across the skin and underlying tissue, it can lead to irritation, bruising, or rashes. In the case of the body-driven prosthetic devices that...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:10:54 PDT
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeit-Robotics-Starter-Kit/
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/APA8/HXZN8DG9/FL7APA8HXZN8DG9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/APA8/HXZN8DG9/FL7APA8HXZN8DG9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/APA8/HXZN8DG9/FL7APA8HXZN8DG9.SMALL.jpg jpitz31 I finely got some spare time to start working on C/C++ embedded systems and robots. So in browsing around at Radio Shack I stumbled upon the Make:it Robotics Starter Kit. Apparently a joint collaboration between Radio Shack and the folks at Maker Media, Inc. The same people who bring you Make: Magaz...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:14:47 PDT
Awesome, Permanent Bubbles From A CD or DVD..? http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Permanent-Bubbles-From-A-CD-or-DVD/
Awesome, Permanent Bubbles From A CD or DVD..? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/TYHC/HXZN8C7W/FDLTYHCHXZN8C7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/TYHC/HXZN8C7W/FDLTYHCHXZN8C7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/TYHC/HXZN8C7W/FDLTYHCHXZN8C7W.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan In this video I show how to blow Permanent bubbles using an old Cd or DVD all you'll need for this is: 1. A CD Or DVD 2. A lighter 3. Scissors, a Knife, or a Razor Blade And that's it, in the video I show you how to separate the two layers on the CD or DVD, heating it up, and actually blowing the ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:01:11 PDT
How to Repair Your Cracked iPhone 5 in Less Then 20 Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Your-Cracked-iPhone-5-in-Less-Then-2/
How to Repair Your Cracked iPhone 5 in Less Then 20 Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/4KKM/HXZN88R9/FIX4KKMHXZN88R9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/4KKM/HXZN88R9/FIX4KKMHXZN88R9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/4KKM/HXZN88R9/FIX4KKMHXZN88R9.SMALL.jpg GaryLefoof How to replace the screen of your iphone 5A common thing today in our busy world: cracked iphone screens! You carry your phone everywhere you go, constantly traveling in your pocket or purse. It is one of your most important things right there next to your wallet (maybe even worth more then what is ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:26 PDT
Book Scanners http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Scanners/
Book Scanners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/AMWA/HXZQYKJA/F9UAMWAHXZQYKJA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/AMWA/HXZQYKJA/F9UAMWAHXZQYKJA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/AMWA/HXZQYKJA/F9UAMWAHXZQYKJA.SMALL.jpg kley1 There are many people across the world making devices to photograph an opened book with a digital camera.The basic principle used is to hold the book against a glass (or sometimes plastic) platen, and to take the photograph through the glass, with illumination from above. See the diagram above. Mos...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:23:03 PDT
DIY Macro Lens For Your Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Macro-Lens-For-Your-Cam/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:33:24 PDT
The Car Simulator http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Car-Simulator/
The Car Simulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/T51I/HXZN7KMA/F7IT51IHXZN7KMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/T51I/HXZN7KMA/F7IT51IHXZN7KMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/T51I/HXZN7KMA/F7IT51IHXZN7KMA.SMALL.jpg RowenConnects This is a cheep simulator.You'll need:-A ladder-A steering wheel with pedal-A computer (obviously)-A game (I have Dirt 2,F1 2013,Trackmania and Grid 2)-And a Hi-FiAnd on the photo it is my brother playing :) My Ladder Car Simulator This is my new lader racing simulator.Here are the steps to take ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:07:40 PDT
LittleBits Game Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/LittleBits-Game-Controller/
LittleBits Game Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/RD8R/HXZN7JBQ/F4SRD8RHXZN7JBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/RD8R/HXZN7JBQ/F4SRD8RHXZN7JBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/RD8R/HXZN7JBQ/F4SRD8RHXZN7JBQ.SMALL.jpg daryllukas This instructable will show you how to make a game controller with littlebits.Difficultly Level: Very Easy (can be done in less than 30 mins)The controller is a really simple one, just one button and we'll make it work with a Flappy Bird clone game, made using Construct 2, an HTML5 game development ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:03:09 PDT
Free Simple DJI Phantom Gimbal Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Simple-DJI-Phantom-Gimbal-Hack/
Free Simple DJI Phantom Gimbal Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/LMRL/HXZQXRUL/F3ELMRLHXZQXRUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/LMRL/HXZQXRUL/F3ELMRLHXZQXRUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/LMRL/HXZQXRUL/F3ELMRLHXZQXRUL.SMALL.jpg lachlan373 Hey Guys, This is my first instructable so far, and I thought I would do it on something that really had me confused. When I first bought a gimbal of ebay for my dji phantom the gimbal didn't have a brand or instructions. When I first tried out the gimbal it was vibrating through the rubber 'ant...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:47:16 PDT
Bluetooth WS2811 Controller with Windows Phone and MSP430G2 Launchpad http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-WS2811-Controller-with-Windows-Phone-and/
Bluetooth WS2811 Controller with Windows Phone and MSP430G2 Launchpad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7ZHE/HXZN6MLI/FR17ZHEHXZN6MLI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7ZHE/HXZN6MLI/FR17ZHEHXZN6MLI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7ZHE/HXZN6MLI/FR17ZHEHXZN6MLI.SMALL.jpg StefanWxx Look at the video, then you see what you get here.Against the hype of Android and Arduino my project is based on Windows Phone 8 and a microcontroller from Texas Instruments.I have nothing against a fringe group, and I'm so happy about this :-)Should you find any errors, feel free to correct me! A...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:08:19 PDT
Play Custom Melodies on Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Custom-Melodies-on-Arduino/
Play Custom Melodies on Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/QKC4/HXZM1R6K/FAVQKC4HXZM1R6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/QKC4/HXZM1R6K/FAVQKC4HXZM1R6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/QKC4/HXZM1R6K/FAVQKC4HXZM1R6K.SMALL.gif ProfMuggs I was tinkering with my Alarm Clock/ Timer Shield, and I decided to make a custom alarm melody for it to play. I was able to work out this method of reading sheet music and making Arduino code and I think it may help other non-musicians do the same. I am really not a musician at all, so please excus...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:31:55 PDT
Tools for the Electronics Hobbyist http://www.instructables.com/id/Tools-for-the-Electronics-Hobbyist/
Tools for the Electronics Hobbyist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/9SY7/HXZG4J2O/FL39SY7HXZG4J2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/9SY7/HXZG4J2O/FL39SY7HXZG4J2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/9SY7/HXZG4J2O/FL39SY7HXZG4J2O.SMALL.jpg brmarcum If you're new to the world of electronics, let me be the first to welcome you. There are many good resources available to help you get started. For a list of recommended resources, see step 4. But once you find the right project, how do you bring it into reality? Of course you will need some electro...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:57:29 PDT
Arduino Controlled Model Moon synchronizes phase changes with actual lunar calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Model-Moon-synchronizes-phase-c/
Arduino Controlled Model Moon synchronizes phase changes with actual lunar calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/BFGJ/HXZGCMOE/FK5BFGJHXZGCMOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/BFGJ/HXZGCMOE/FK5BFGJHXZGCMOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/BFGJ/HXZGCMOE/FK5BFGJHXZGCMOE.SMALL.jpg e024576 See it in action.YouTube Video of Model Moon cycling through lunar phasesThe as-delivered Uncle Milton Moon In My Room includes an infrared remote that controls the model moon from across the room. The remote has buttons to turn the LEDs on or off, trigger each progression of the moon's phases seque...
By: e024576

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:44:35 PDT
Wifi AP with TOR Guest Network http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-AP-with-TOR-Guest-Network/
Wifi AP with TOR Guest Network - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/ZTVL/HXZD3XKX/FT2ZTVLHXZD3XKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/ZTVL/HXZD3XKX/FT2ZTVLHXZD3XKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/ZTVL/HXZD3XKX/FT2ZTVLHXZD3XKX.SMALL.jpg natrinicle Having gotten fed up with commercial wireless router/ap offerings, I decided to see what I could accomplish with little more than an old shuttle computer and a couple of wifi adapters. I also really believe in the https://openwireless.org/ and wanted to help but didn't want to open my network to po...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:18:57 PDT
Data transmission of non-internet connected solar systems with Arduino, PHP and MySQL http://www.instructables.com/id/Data-transmission-of-non-internet-connected-solar-/
Data transmission of non-internet connected solar systems with Arduino, PHP and MySQL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/7IIO/HXZ90Q8S/FYC7IIOHXZ90Q8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/7IIO/HXZ90Q8S/FYC7IIOHXZ90Q8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/7IIO/HXZ90Q8S/FYC7IIOHXZ90Q8S.SMALL.gif datatrans DescriptionThe aim of this arduino project is to acquire and transfer data via the GSM network. The benefit is to be able to collect data (for example monitoring of a solar plant) even if there is no hard wired internet connection available.This is how it works: A value is read from arduinos analo...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:03:00 PDT
Automatic Garden Watering Device - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Garden-Watering-Device-Arduino/
Automatic Garden Watering Device - Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/ZTTU/HXZ90O46/F5WZTTUHXZ90O46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/ZTTU/HXZ90O46/F5WZTTUHXZ90O46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/ZTTU/HXZ90O46/F5WZTTUHXZ90O46.SMALL.jpg dvrieze daniels As part of the Content Creation course for my MLIS degree, I needed to come up with a final project and wanted to learn to use an Arduino. In the end I came up with this device to automatically sense when the soil in my garden is dry and turn on a switch to water it.I know there are other devices ou...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:40:44 PDT
Emailing Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Emailing-Bunny/
Emailing Bunny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L2UZ/HXZ90II3/F8CL2UZHXZ90II3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L2UZ/HXZ90II3/F8CL2UZHXZ90II3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L2UZ/HXZ90II3/F8CL2UZHXZ90II3.SMALL.jpg JackANDJude Even though she can't bark or meow, bunny can now send an email using the littleBits cloud bit. She uses her beg pose to push a lever and let us know she wants more kale. This project uses the following littleBits modules: cloudBit™, roller switch, usb power, wire, and a mounting board. In ad...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:08:08 PDT
how To import custom Ringtones. http://www.instructables.com/id/how-To-import-custom-Ringtones/
how To import custom Ringtones. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/ZXCE/HXZ4S30H/F0ZZXCEHXZ4S30H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/ZXCE/HXZ4S30H/F0ZZXCEHXZ4S30H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/ZXCE/HXZ4S30H/F0ZZXCEHXZ4S30H.SMALL.jpg griffdog21 Hi I'm going to show you how to import custom ringtones. All you need is iTunes, a ringtone editor app or something else. It's pretty simple but can get difficult. All the steps are in the pictures below Edit Ringtone Use the app (I'm using ringtone designer) to make the ringtone Save It And P...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:46:06 PDT
Android Zombiebot http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Zombiebot/
Android Zombiebot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/77SX/HXZ7T998/FXM77SXHXZ7T998.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/77SX/HXZ7T998/FXM77SXHXZ7T998.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/77SX/HXZ7T998/FXM77SXHXZ7T998.SMALL.jpg scifideluxe Build this Zombiebot that you can remotely control with your Android Bluetooth device. Based on the Android Robot Controller from www.roboticintelligencesoftware.com. Parts Needed Android Robot Controller Vendor:www.roboticintelligencesoftware.com Qty:1 Unit Cost:49.99 Total:$49.999 Volt Ba...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:26:07 PDT
Arduino Mechanotronic Human Pain Reflex http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mechanotronic-Human-Pain-Reflex/
Arduino Mechanotronic Human Pain Reflex - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/8UW7/HXYVFTM4/F898UW7HXYVFTM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/8UW7/HXYVFTM4/F898UW7HXYVFTM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/8UW7/HXYVFTM4/F898UW7HXYVFTM4.SMALL.jpg NeuroJoe Due to their simplicity, reflex circuits are an obvious place to start when trying to model the nervous system. I chose to use the thermal pain reflex for my first project. In this pain reflex, a painful stimulus such as an open flame or stove burner activates predominantly Aδ afferent fibers. That ...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:30:39 PDT
Fly Catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/Fly-Catapult/
Fly Catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/8A3S/HXYVFWHA/FE48A3SHXYVFWHA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/8A3S/HXYVFWHA/FE48A3SHXYVFWHA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/8A3S/HXYVFWHA/FE48A3SHXYVFWHA.SMALL.jpg Prince0bg This is a why to create a simple and fun wood catapult just by using a CNC machine and SketchUp.Heres what you would need:-4'x4' sheet .75in thick plywood-Sketch Up-Illustrator (optional)-V-carve-Shop Bot CNC-Drill-Screws-Saw-Plastic cup-String-Wood Glue Sketch Up First step is to design the layo...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:32:14 PDT
Pixel Drop Ceiling http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixel-Drop-Ceiling/
Pixel Drop Ceiling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SMALL.jpg hockeyman271 In our living room we have a small patch of drop ceiling right in the middle of the room, basically a giant piece of duct tape to cover up bad carpentry. It was constantly getting water damage from what looks like a giant hole in the ceiling above the drop tiles. After roughly a year of living in ...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:53:51 PDT
Case for mini-itx motherboard Asrock AM1H-ITX for HTPC / Daily computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Case-for-mini-itx-motherboard-Asrock-AM1H-ITX-for-/
Case for mini-itx motherboard Asrock AM1H-ITX for HTPC / Daily computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/UK2P/HXYVFSE3/FZ0UK2PHXYVFSE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/UK2P/HXYVFSE3/FZ0UK2PHXYVFSE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/UK2P/HXYVFSE3/FZ0UK2PHXYVFSE3.SMALL.jpg Garagem Fab Lab This is a small project consisting of creating a case for the Asrock mini-itx AM1H-ITX motherboard. This board is used to support the new 4 cores AMD Kabini CPU, which aren't that powerful, but have everything you need for a good HTPC computer, or even a day to day web browsing, writing computer wit...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:14:53 PDT
Ducted Fan Pinewood Derby Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Ducted-Fan-Pinewood-Derby-Car/
Ducted Fan Pinewood Derby Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/3IQ8/HXY0HNT2/FQN3IQ8HXY0HNT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/3IQ8/HXY0HNT2/FQN3IQ8HXY0HNT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/3IQ8/HXY0HNT2/FQN3IQ8HXY0HNT2.SMALL.jpg spack When my place of work (Adobe) announced a Pinewood Derby competition I decided to participate in the outlaw/unlimited category. A good number of years ago I made a car using a propeller & electric motor re-purposed from an RC glider, and this time around I decided to do something similar but pull i...
By: spack

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:05:40 PDT
Animated EL Wire Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-EL-Wire-Sign/
Animated EL Wire Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/CPY4/HXYU7PRA/FE9CPY4HXYU7PRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/CPY4/HXYU7PRA/FE9CPY4HXYU7PRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/CPY4/HXYU7PRA/FE9CPY4HXYU7PRA.SMALL.jpg makeict MakeICT was the recipient of an EL (electroluminescent wire) kit from Instructables and coolneon.com in January 2014. We decided that our most pressing need was a sign to direct people to our door. We meet bi-weekly and it took 7 sessions to create the sign in its current state. About halfway thr...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:17:55 PDT
Lap Desk Stabilizing Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Lap-Desk-Stabilizing-Pad/
Lap Desk Stabilizing Pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/V8ZN/HXYU3PRQ/FLYV8ZNHXYU3PRQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/V8ZN/HXYU3PRQ/FLYV8ZNHXYU3PRQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/V8ZN/HXYU3PRQ/FLYV8ZNHXYU3PRQ.SMALL.jpg TCFDATDept A stabilizer is added to a commercially available lap tray to provide a stable work surface and encourage upright posture. For individuals with disabilities it is often difficult to sit on a couch or in a recliner and read a book or magazine or write. With the lap desk stabilizing pad, the user s...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:00:39 PDT
littleBits Remote Pet Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Remote-Pet-Feeder/
littleBits Remote Pet Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/LJHK/HXYO1G2O/FB3LJHKHXYO1G2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/LJHK/HXYO1G2O/FB3LJHKHXYO1G2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/LJHK/HXYO1G2O/FB3LJHKHXYO1G2O.SMALL.jpg littleBits When away, make sure your pet (fish, cat, dog) never goes hungry with this WiFi-activated feeder. With this littleBits project, you can either feed your pet remotely by pressing a button on your phone or automating a feeding schedule through IFTTT (If This Then That). IFTTT is a service that lets yo...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:49:20 PDT