Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - energy http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:39:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 fuel vaporizer for Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/fuel-vaporizer-for-Generator/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:25:45 PDT
DIY Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wind-Turbine-2/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:43:22 PDT
Air Seal Your Attic For Energy Savings http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Seal-Your-Attic-For-Energy-Savings/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:25:44 PDT
Attic Stair Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Attic-Stair-Cover/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:58:29 PDT
Shaky Leg Power Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Shaky-Leg-Power-Generator/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:32:34 PDT
ELS Electric motocycle (RUS) http://www.instructables.com/id/ELS-Electric-motocycle-RUS/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:19:50 PDT
Off-the-Grid Solar Wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-the-Grid-Solar-Wagon/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:10:19 PDT
Emergency USB Solar Wall Socket: Solar Socket http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-USB-Solar-Wall-Socket-Solar-Socket/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 06:16:21 PDT
Magnetic Motor Based On Power Difference http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Motor-Based-On-Power-Difference/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:40:08 PDT
Inexpensive Mini Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Mini-Turbine/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:21:52 PDT
Propeller For Homemade Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Propeller-For-Homemade-Wind-Turbine/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 04:42:13 PDT
DIY OFF GRID SOLAR SYSTEM http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-OFF-GRID-SOLAR-SYSTEM/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:00:45 PDT
50 cent coin battery http://www.instructables.com/id/50-cent-coin-battery/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 10:20:36 PDT
My vertical axis wind tuebine http://www.instructables.com/id/My-vertical-axis-wind-tuebine/
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:58:36 PDT
Simple Backyard Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Backyard-Wind-Turbine/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 19:50:46 PDT
Solar Power Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Power-Plant/
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Wed, 14 May 2014 00:12:12 PDT
LED incubator (cheap and LOW ENERGY consumption) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-incubator-cheap-and-LOW-ENERGY-consumption/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 17:31:07 PDT
How To Install Radiant Barrier on Attic Rafters in 5 Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-Radiant-Barrier-on-Attic-Rafters-in/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 12:44:27 PDT
$30 Vertical Axis Wind Turbine From Scrap Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertial-Axis-Wind-Turbine-from-30-Of-Scrap-Materia/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 10:00:44 PDT
Steam Powered Smart Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Powered-Smart-Phone/
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 22:40:51 PDT
Electric Science Project With A Series Possible Future. http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Science-Project-With-A-Series-Possible-Fu/
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 03:07:31 PDT
Solar Panel Setup around $100 http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Panel-Setup-around-100/
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 16:26:32 PST
Open Source Solarpad Kit Solar USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solarpad-Kit-Powerful-USB-Solar-Charger/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:43:05 PST
Thermoelectric generator (Heat to Electrical power) http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermal-Power-Unit-Fire-to-battery-power/
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 16:05:29 PST
Easy Film Can AA Battery Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Film-Can-AA-Battery-Holder/
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 19:27:03 PST
Bio Gas Cannister/Collector. (Improvised) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bio-Gas-CannisterCollector-Improvised/
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 12:23:00 PST
Bio Gas Generator. (Small) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bio-Gas-Generator-Small/
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 12:22:35 PST
Wind Turbine/s For Free! (Small 8"inch Blades) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Turbines-For-Free-Small-8-Blades/
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 14:42:43 PST
TESLA FREE ENERGY GENERATOR (COLLECTOR) http://www.instructables.com/id/TESLA-FREE-ENERGY-COLLECTOR/
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Sat, 30 Nov 2013 07:58:11 PST
Biogas at home- Cheap and Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Biogas-at-home-Cheap-and-Easy/
Biogas at home- Cheap and Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/75NO/HNM4HAFZ/F2V75NOHNM4HAFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/75NO/HNM4HAFZ/F2V75NOHNM4HAFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/75NO/HNM4HAFZ/F2V75NOHNM4HAFZ.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Hi there, I am Sahas chitlange, aging 14, from India. here is my homemade cheap and easy to build mini Biogas plant. It burns for approx. 20-30 mins on a bunsen burner. you can add anything from your kitchen waste ( Exept Onion peels and eggshells). In 12 hours the Gas is ready for use. It is very e...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 03:55:27 PST
My "NEW" Solar Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/My-NEW-Solar-Setupunder-construction/
My "NEW" Solar Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/SJ66/HN829J21/FFJSJ66HN829J21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/SJ66/HN829J21/FFJSJ66HN829J21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/SJ66/HN829J21/FFJSJ66HN829J21.SMALL.jpg kalefranklin This is my second version of solar power.  The first version can be seen in my other instructable              http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Solar-Setup/ I did not take pictures as I was building this unit, because I had to make several changes as I was building.  If I had this instructable w...
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 21:50:36 PDT
Portable Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Power/
Portable Power - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/QILE/HLA1SC26/FI9QILEHLA1SC26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/QILE/HLA1SC26/FI9QILEHLA1SC26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/QILE/HLA1SC26/FI9QILEHLA1SC26.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club This power pack would be for emergency use, like when a storm knocks out the power, and would be very nice to have for camping. Okay, Fat Cat saw this on youtube and thought we could do an instructable on it. We highly recommend that you check out the link to the video by KK's Boathouse. It is very...
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Sat, 7 Sep 2013 18:48:00 PDT
Connecting Multiple Solar Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-Multiple-Solar-Panels/
Connecting Multiple Solar Panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/Q8OK/HJUWSQIJ/F35Q8OKHJUWSQIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/Q8OK/HJUWSQIJ/F35Q8OKHJUWSQIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/Q8OK/HJUWSQIJ/F35Q8OKHJUWSQIJ.SMALL.jpg kalefranklin Connecting Multiple Solar Panels There are 3 ways to connect solar panels; parallel, series, and a combination of parallel and series. The first way I am going to talk about is parallel because this is probably the most common way that panels will be connected. For this example I am showing you con...
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Wed, 7 Aug 2013 10:32:48 PDT
Building a solar panel, 2 glass panes style. http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-solar-panel-2-glass-panes-style/
Building a solar panel, 2 glass panes style. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/1RO7/HJW8WAF2/FCL1RO7HJW8WAF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/1RO7/HJW8WAF2/FCL1RO7HJW8WAF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/1RO7/HJW8WAF2/FCL1RO7HJW8WAF2.SMALL.jpg kalefranklin In this instructable I will explain how I built a solar panel using 2 panes of glass.  I am not the first person to do this, there are other instructables and youtube videos that show how this is done also, but this is how I did it. If you have looked at my first solar panel project, I say this one ...
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Sat, 3 Aug 2013 21:38:37 PDT
Building a Solar Panel, EVA film style. http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Solar-Panel-EVA-film-style/
Building a Solar Panel, EVA film style. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/CKLI/HJKC14JA/F6HCKLIHJKC14JA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/CKLI/HJKC14JA/F6HCKLIHJKC14JA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/CKLI/HJKC14JA/F6HCKLIHJKC14JA.SMALL.jpg kalefranklin Building a solar panel, EVA film style. This is a continuation of my other instructable “How to solder solar cells together”. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solder-Solar-Cells-Together/ The picture above is of the completed panel.  This panel was put up July of 2013, if produces an average p...
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 17:29:11 PDT
"Off Grid" DC Solar Electric Garage Lighting... Hard Wired and Fully Integrated http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Grid-DC-Solar-Electric-Garage-Lighting-Ha/
"Off Grid" DC Solar Electric Garage Lighting... Hard Wired and Fully Integrated - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/REEN/HHCEJVOH/F3ZREENHHCEJVOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/REEN/HHCEJVOH/F3ZREENHHCEJVOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/REEN/HHCEJVOH/F3ZREENHHCEJVOH.SMALL.jpg EcoMotive In this Instructable I will show you how I set up my solar electric garage lighting. I'm using a Fenix International ReadySet Solar Kit to power my lights. During sunny weather the 15 watt solar panel generates electricity and stores it in the battery pack. With a day's charge I can run the DC elect...
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Fri, 28 Jun 2013 12:45:42 PDT
Vodka bottle LED lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-my-outside-wall-lights-to-LED/
Vodka bottle LED lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/RC4Z/HHJOM3CH/F8KRC4ZHHJOM3CH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/RC4Z/HHJOM3CH/F8KRC4ZHHJOM3CH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/RC4Z/HHJOM3CH/F8KRC4ZHHJOM3CH.SMALL.jpg WiredWebbo101 Living in Johannesburg, South Africa means that for security reasons it is advisable to have good lighting. Unfortunately we also have the most corrupt, defunct, useless and degenerative power utility on the planet, or so it seems. This means that with the constant unscheduled blackouts, rolling pow...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 04:38:38 PDT
Water Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Wheel/
Water Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/J23O/HHJDLF8C/FQOJ23OHHJDLF8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/J23O/HHJDLF8C/FQOJ23OHHJDLF8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/J23O/HHJDLF8C/FQOJ23OHHJDLF8C.SMALL.jpg t3z Welcome to a way to make a small water wheel generator out of things around your house. Please Note that there are many better ways of doing this, and many parts you may skip in certain cases, but this is how to make a simple one from scratch (sadly doesn't provide much power). You will n...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 16:29:48 PDT
Solar Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-47/
Solar Plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/YUKY/HH2VZI61/FE0YUKYHH2VZI61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/YUKY/HH2VZI61/FE0YUKYHH2VZI61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/YUKY/HH2VZI61/FE0YUKYHH2VZI61.SMALL.jpg jeffmazter406 Introduction: This instructable will show you how to create a solar powered plane. This project was done at Newman Smith High School (Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District [CFBISD]) in Carrollton, Texas and was sponsored by the Texas A&M University Society of Flight Test Engineer...
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Mon, 27 May 2013 15:27:20 PDT
Create Your Own Solar Powered Mason Jar Nightlight from Junk http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Your-Own-Solar-Powered-Mason-Jar-Nightlight/
Create Your Own Solar Powered Mason Jar Nightlight from Junk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/RLV9/HH2VZDFT/FN8RLV9HH2VZDFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/RLV9/HH2VZDFT/FN8RLV9HH2VZDFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/RLV9/HH2VZDFT/FN8RLV9HH2VZDFT.SMALL.jpg mazzmn It's spring which of course means two things:   - Rain, snow and snow-shovels have left wornout, damaged and broken solar garden lights in the yard.   - Garden centers are running specials on new solar lights (I found several stores selling them for $1 each) I managed to avoid throwing out several ...
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Sun, 26 May 2013 10:03:32 PDT
Simple Solar Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Solar-Oven/
Simple Solar Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/I9LV/HGZO28PJ/F9JI9LVHGZO28PJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/I9LV/HGZO28PJ/F9JI9LVHGZO28PJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/I9LV/HGZO28PJ/F9JI9LVHGZO28PJ.SMALL.jpg powellcubs This is a simple cooking tool that can be used for when families go camping or go on a picnic without something to cook your food. It can be built in a matter of fifteen minutes. if built correctly, it can work perfectly and then also, instead of being a big heavy oven, it is very light and protable...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 18:59:41 PDT
Sycamore Green Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Sycamore-Green-Wind-Turbine/
Sycamore Green Wind Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/5CY0/HGH70DHS/FOZ5CY0HGH70DHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/5CY0/HGH70DHS/FOZ5CY0HGH70DHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/5CY0/HGH70DHS/FOZ5CY0HGH70DHS.SMALL.jpg SycamoresPDE This is a guide to build a small wind turbine. Capable of generating electricity. The Sycamore Turbine is designed to provide electricity to power electric fences for livestock. Materials Used: Wood for producing the stand. 3mm diameter metal rod. Pair of gears. Two bearings to fit rod diameter. ...
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Fri, 10 May 2013 07:09:41 PDT
Altoids Smalls Solar Powered USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Smalls-Solar-Powered-USB-Charger/
Altoids Smalls Solar Powered USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/XJSP/HFSHW1BX/FFDXJSPHFSHW1BX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/XJSP/HFSHW1BX/FFDXJSPHFSHW1BX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/XJSP/HFSHW1BX/FFDXJSPHFSHW1BX.SMALL.jpg bird123457 This instructable will teach you how to make your very own solar powered USB charger out of an Altoids Smalls tin. It is an eco-friendly way to conserve energy. The Solar Panel I am using for this project has a dial on it so you can chose your output number of volts, therefore I am able to use it fo...
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Mon, 6 May 2013 06:25:56 PDT
cheap fast DIY deck or patio awning canopy http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-fast-DIY-deck-or-patio-awning-canopy/
cheap fast DIY deck or patio awning canopy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/H9RR/HF23PW5V/FARH9RRHF23PW5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/H9RR/HF23PW5V/FARH9RRHF23PW5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/H9RR/HF23PW5V/FARH9RRHF23PW5V.SMALL.jpg 7808 if you have a 12ft wide 3 panel deck door that faces west like me, and your house needs other improvments more then a $500+? awning right now, heres a cheap way to block some sun, because the a/c unit has a real fight on its hands any sunny spring/summer/fall day. cost?  ~$50 give or take what yo...
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Wed, 3 Apr 2013 23:25:35 PDT
Adjustable Ribbon Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Windbelt/
Adjustable Ribbon Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/P4N2/HET2TLVN/F82P4N2HET2TLVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/P4N2/HET2TLVN/F82P4N2HET2TLVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/P4N2/HET2TLVN/F82P4N2HET2TLVN.SMALL.jpg aprzy15 The printed parts for this project can be found here. What did I make? I made a Adjustable Ribbon Generator that takes advantage of low wind speeds to produce electricity. This Ribbon Generator allows for the adjustment of the tension of the ribbon which will allow it to work better in a larger ra...
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 14:27:06 PDT
Long Life for Floodlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Life-for-Floodlights/
Long Life for Floodlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/8MOE/HDYZBGT8/FTL8MOEHDYZBGT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/8MOE/HDYZBGT8/FTL8MOEHDYZBGT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/8MOE/HDYZBGT8/FTL8MOEHDYZBGT8.SMALL.jpg RangerJ Floodlights are known mostly for two things - short life and high cost. And significant energy consumption. I guess that's three things. My Instructable will halve the amount of power used, and with that, will dramatically increase bulb life. When bulb life goes up, cost goes down. I can't even say...
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Sun, 10 Mar 2013 16:44:11 PDT
Yeast Cultivator Gjær Kultivator http://www.instructables.com/id/Yeast-Cultivator-Gjr-Kultivator/
Yeast Cultivator Gjær Kultivator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/QFE5/HDXMN2SV/FVJQFE5HDXMN2SV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/QFE5/HDXMN2SV/FVJQFE5HDXMN2SV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/QFE5/HDXMN2SV/FVJQFE5HDXMN2SV.SMALL.jpg mwuchevich A simple item in a selfdesigned homebrewing system to allow a good start from rehydrated yeast. IE a cheep yeast starter / cultivator. First enjoy the soysauce on wonderful home made food and save the bottle and cap. Liability Clause : If you follow this instructable you do so at your own risk, and...
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Mon, 4 Mar 2013 11:54:32 PST
How to Solder Solar Cells Together http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solder-Solar-Cells-Together/
How to Solder Solar Cells Together - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/J98Z/HCV92BNU/FETJ98ZHCV92BNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/J98Z/HCV92BNU/FETJ98ZHCV92BNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/J98Z/HCV92BNU/FETJ98ZHCV92BNU.SMALL.jpg kalefranklin As the title says this instructable demonstrates how to solder individual solar cells together in preparation for building a solar panel.  First i need to give a few disclaimers: 1. Soldering irons are hot and will burn you if you are not careful. If you do not know how to solder you will need to ...
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Wed, 13 Feb 2013 17:16:48 PST
Battle of the Fuels http://www.instructables.com/id/Battle-of-the-Fuels/
Battle of the Fuels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/GKFR/H7UQQSCQ/FCYGKFRH7UQQSCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/GKFR/H7UQQSCQ/FCYGKFRH7UQQSCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/GKFR/H7UQQSCQ/FCYGKFRH7UQQSCQ.SMALL.jpg rolfskylark I did my science fair project on measuring the amount of energy of different fuels. I tested Homemade Bio-diesel, B-20, E-85, Diesel #2 fuel and Gasoline. This instructable is about my process of making Bio-diesel out of  used corn oil from the local Mexican restaurant.    I have always had an inter...
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 12:03:35 PST
Monster Energy Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Energy-Wall-Art/
Monster Energy Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/024I/HAWBXOCU/F8U024IHAWBXOCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/024I/HAWBXOCU/F8U024IHAWBXOCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/024I/HAWBXOCU/F8U024IHAWBXOCU.SMALL.jpg meeko I made this wall art for my friends birthday. He likes monster energy drinks and I was really sick of looking at the thing he had hanging on the wall before.  I used a jigsaw, 1x8 boards, and red paint.  Drawing First I drew each scratch of the logo on paper in case I wanted to make this again. ...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 22:36:11 PST