Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - - simple - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 6 May 2016 17:49:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 Funky recycled pet food bag purse/tote. http://www.instructables.com/id/Funky-recycled-pet-food-bag-pursetote/
Funky recycled pet food bag purse/tote. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/JDZ8/FYTCP8IG/FFIJDZ8FYTCP8IG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/JDZ8/FYTCP8IG/FFIJDZ8FYTCP8IG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/JDZ8/FYTCP8IG/FFIJDZ8FYTCP8IG.SMALL.jpg sweetdollymom This is a purse made from a pet food bag lined with white cotton from and old sheet and ribbon handles. The best ones to use are made from a plastic fiber. You can also use a paper type that you iron an iron-on plastic (available at most craft and fabric stores) to. This bag can be made with any typ...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2009 14:56:18 PDT
Super Simple Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Speaker/
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Sat, 23 Mar 2013 14:22:23 PDT
Zippo Tricks number two. http://www.instructables.com/id/Zippo-Tricks-number-two/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2008 00:43:52 PDT
Rectangular Origami Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Rectangular-Origami-Box/
Rectangular Origami Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/FWCI/H3NL67JV/FZ5FWCIH3NL67JV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/FWCI/H3NL67JV/FZ5FWCIH3NL67JV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/FWCI/H3NL67JV/FZ5FWCIH3NL67JV.SMALL.jpg sherrycayheyhey Sometimes you need a box to hold your stuff. Sometimes you have contents that are more suited to a rectangular box. Folding one of these suckers solves both problems.  Video for the clicking-averse: Whatcha gonna need: -one slice of square paper  Fold the paper in half and then unfold.  ...
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 15:54:19 PDT
How to Restore a Drill-Press Stand (Aka RIP'ing its Rust) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-a-Drill-Press-Stand-Aka-RIPing-Its-/
How to Restore a Drill-Press Stand (Aka RIP'ing its Rust) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I would say that this Drill-Press Stand looks horrible, But Drill-Press Stands might have feelings, So I'm not going to say that.I might as well also get an award for that-- The last thing you need to make a Drill-Press Stand cry, The salt in the tears would make it rust even more!I recently found a...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:04:30 PDT
Simple Can Crusher http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Can-Crusher/
Simple Can Crusher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/LTYJ/I0C90AED/F1NLTYJI0C90AED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/LTYJ/I0C90AED/F1NLTYJI0C90AED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/LTYJ/I0C90AED/F1NLTYJI0C90AED.SMALL.jpg tjdux This instructable is how to make a very simple can crusher. This is a 15 minute approx build. All you need is some scrap 2x4s and a hinge and some screws. While researching DIY can crushers I came across several different methods from heavy duty, all welded steel down to simply dropping a cinder ...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:56:02 PDT
3D Beaded Ball!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Beaded-Ball/
3D Beaded Ball!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/WTY7/I3H5EMJJ/FC2WTY7I3H5EMJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/WTY7/I3H5EMJJ/FC2WTY7I3H5EMJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/WTY7/I3H5EMJJ/FC2WTY7I3H5EMJJ.SMALL.jpg HowTo101 This instructable will show you how to make a 3D beaded ball Gather Materials 1. you will need :a) 30 Beads of your choice I used 4mm Metallic Black Bicone Beadsb) Fishing Line I used 4 pound fishing linec) A pair of Scissors Fold Line in Half 1. Cut a piece of fishing line Make sure yo...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 22:44:10 PST
How to make free phone calls (US & Canada) using skype. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-free-phone-calls-US-%26-Canada-using-s/
How to make free phone calls (US & Canada) using skype. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/MYQY/2T7EU8QD0G9/F9TMYQY2T7EU8QD0G9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/MYQY/2T7EU8QD0G9/F9TMYQY2T7EU8QD0G9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/MYQY/2T7EU8QD0G9/F9TMYQY2T7EU8QD0G9.SMALL.jpg fire Free calls using skype and your home phone. Gather Stuff. All you need is Skype and two phones, yours and whoever you are calling.This is a fairly simple "trick", but commonly overlooked by people.Skype: http://www.skype.com/download/skype/windows/helloagain.htmlOptional: This can also be done us...
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Wed, 8 Nov 2006 16:57:15 PST
Simple Wine Making (Huckleberries) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wine-Making-Huckleberries/
Simple Wine Making (Huckleberries) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/67Y1/F6B7T29F/FY667Y1F6B7T29F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/67Y1/F6B7T29F/FY667Y1F6B7T29F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/67Y1/F6B7T29F/FY667Y1F6B7T29F.SMALL.jpg rolltiderusty This simplified recipe for making wine yielded some of the best tasting wine ever. Collect your materials. You will need something to drain the berries with. Get some edible fruit. These are huckleberries. I think the huckleberry is the "secret" to how smooth this wine ended up tasting. One...
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Sun, 16 Sep 2007 22:58:04 PDT
Easy Minnie Mouse Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Minnie-Mouse-Cake/
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Mon, 14 May 2012 11:26:56 PDT
Super Simple Chicken Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Chicken-Feeder/
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 03:00:44 PDT
The easiest way to build a box! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Easiest-Way-to-Make-a-Box/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 14:28:34 PDT
Two Simple Robots With 1 DC Motor (No Soldering) http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Simple-Robots-With-1-DC-Motor-No-Soldering/
Two Simple Robots With 1 DC Motor (No Soldering) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/EZKD/H0OJ1UDO/FANEZKDH0OJ1UDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/EZKD/H0OJ1UDO/FANEZKDH0OJ1UDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/EZKD/H0OJ1UDO/FANEZKDH0OJ1UDO.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox DC motors are great because they don't have polarity and they don't require any additional components (resistors, diodes) to operate, just hook them up to a battery and voila. The National Robotics Week Contest caught my attention,so I decided to see what sort of robots I could make without any sold...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 16:30:39 PDT
Easy PVC Pistons + Simple Airgun http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-PVC-Pistons-Simple-Airgun/
Easy PVC Pistons + Simple Airgun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/SCWN/GNCXNBNJ/FQDSCWNGNCXNBNJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/SCWN/GNCXNBNJ/FQDSCWNGNCXNBNJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/SCWN/GNCXNBNJ/FQDSCWNGNCXNBNJ.SMALL.jpg fozzy13 Pistons are useful for many things in today's world.  For example, internal combustion engines that run our cars use pistons.  Pistons can also be used for hydraulics, pneumatics, pumps, and other devices of all shapes and sizes.  The possibile uses for pistons is endless.  However, it is very diffi...
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Sat, 9 Jul 2011 07:15:16 PDT
How To Draw a Fat and Simple Chibi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Draw-a-Fat-and-Simple-Chibi/
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Wed, 13 Jun 2012 17:22:34 PDT
Screwdriver Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Screwdriver-Organizer/
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 07:02:32 PDT
Armchair upcycled from pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Armchair-Upcycled-From-Pallets/
Armchair upcycled from pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/OLM1/IKWXK331/FIHOLM1IKWXK331.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/OLM1/IKWXK331/FIHOLM1IKWXK331.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/OLM1/IKWXK331/FIHOLM1IKWXK331.SMALL.jpg MathieuP2 In this instructables, I'll present you an armchair totally upcycled from pallets (except screw of course).First of all, please be indulgent, my english is not perfect but I do my best to be clear and precise.This design could works for outside/inside place. The only thing to do to switch between th...
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 07:40:46 PST
Amazing Fire Domino - 3000 Matches Chain Reaction!!!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Fire-Domino-3000-Matches-Chain-Reaction/
Amazing Fire Domino - 3000 Matches Chain Reaction!!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/2FWW/IMDQIYLY/FL12FWWIMDQIYLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/2FWW/IMDQIYLY/FL12FWWIMDQIYLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/2FWW/IMDQIYLY/FL12FWWIMDQIYLY.SMALL.jpg MORENA DIY https://youtu.be/JrI2jPc3Yf4 To do a Amazing Fire Domino you need!!! Today I show you how to make Amazing Fire Domino - 3000 Matches Chain Reaction!!! I used a wood board, double-sided tape and 3000 matches. This is my first experiment to do Amazing Fire Domino from matches, it's very cool!!!...
By: MORENA DIY

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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 13:44:41 PDT
Nomadic bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Nomadic-Bookshelf/
Nomadic bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SMALL.jpg dbikedave The idea for this project bore out of the reality that many of us, "the millennials", suffer with all to often. Since leaving for college, I've moved (on average) every 9-10 months. As a result, this meant outfitting my apartment/studio/place to lay my head with cheap furniture. Cheap furniture is g...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:54:44 PST
How to recover components from old or broken electronics without a soldering iron! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Recover-Components-From-Old-or-Broken-Elect/
How to recover components from old or broken electronics without a soldering iron! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ZEGF/IM28WQN3/F1WZEGFIM28WQN3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ZEGF/IM28WQN3/F1WZEGFIM28WQN3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ZEGF/IM28WQN3/F1WZEGFIM28WQN3.SMALL.jpg JacobM75 I recommend that you read through these instructions at least once before actually beginning work due to a number of saftey concerns and possible pitfalls you may encounter which are addressed throughout.Objective:In this guide I will be showing a simple method for recovering various kinds of useful...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 16:20:41 PDT
Homemade card scrapers http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Card-Scrapers/
Homemade card scrapers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/MTCG/IM0VQEZS/FM5MTCGIM0VQEZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/MTCG/IM0VQEZS/FM5MTCGIM0VQEZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/MTCG/IM0VQEZS/FM5MTCGIM0VQEZS.SMALL.jpg akullerkann It's hard to think of a simpler yet more effective woodworking tool than the cabinet scraper – a flat, thin, post card-sized sheet of spring steel dragged by hand across a wood surface to leave a glass-smooth finish. - MacdonaldSome tome ago I got my first card scraper. I had been looking for one fo...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 03:17:03 PDT
ATtiny85 Mini RGB Mood Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny85-Mini-RGB-Mood-Light/
ATtiny85 Mini RGB Mood Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/JRE2/H5EDUZVI/F0JJRE2H5EDUZVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/JRE2/H5EDUZVI/F0JJRE2H5EDUZVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/JRE2/H5EDUZVI/F0JJRE2H5EDUZVI.SMALL.jpg xBacon I have seen RGB mood lights using Arduino, PIC, and larger AVR chips, but never one with the ATtiny85. That's why I decided to make one. This mood light is super simple to make and all the parts can be purchased online for about $5.00 total (not including the Arduino used to program the chip). Thi...
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Thu, 16 Aug 2012 15:37:20 PDT
Cheap Universal Fishing Line Winder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Fishing-Line-Winder/
Cheap Universal Fishing Line Winder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/KG80/GFMC8AB5/FSRKG80GFMC8AB5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/KG80/GFMC8AB5/FSRKG80GFMC8AB5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/KG80/GFMC8AB5/FSRKG80GFMC8AB5.SMALL.jpg id.steelheader Build an inexpensive device (about $8.00) for filling fishing reels with line. Easy to use, tangle-free, solo-operable, far cheaper, and just as effective as commercial models, which sell for $30 to $120. It will work with all reels and spool configurations. Can be mounted horizontally on a table o...
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Mon, 25 Oct 2010 20:09:15 PDT
Teach Engineering: Slingshot Rockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Teach-Engineering-Slingshot-Rockets/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 19:01:06 PST
Yet Another Simple Pot-controlled 555 PWM generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-Simple-Pot-controlled-555-PWM-generato/
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Sat, 10 Jul 2010 15:13:23 PDT
LED fading with a 555 timer http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-fading-with-a-555-timer/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:49:44 PDT
Radio receivers part 1: from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Radio-receivers-from-scratch/
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Sun, 23 Jan 2011 19:27:10 PST
5 Pringles Tricks | Simple Life Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Pringles-Tricks-Simple-Life-Hacks/
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 10:51:12 PST
DIY Microbial Fuel Cell! EASY! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Microbial-Fuel-Cell-easy/
DIY Microbial Fuel Cell! EASY! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/A915/HK6XN9LR/F5MA915HK6XN9LR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/A915/HK6XN9LR/F5MA915HK6XN9LR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/A915/HK6XN9LR/F5MA915HK6XN9LR.SMALL.jpg paultnylund Let me know if you need any help building one of your own. My name is Paul Nylund, and my partner on the project was Marcia Rojas if you need to cite this. Blueprint: http://goo.gl/Z3Nuf During our testing, we occasionally saw spikes of up to 6 volts while adjusting the apparatus. We were not able...
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Mon, 27 May 2013 13:57:30 PDT
Simple Strawberry Sauce (Macerated Strawberries) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Strawberry-Sauce-Macerated-Strawberries/
Simple Strawberry Sauce (Macerated Strawberries) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ASMA/HGH70L21/F1WASMAHGH70L21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ASMA/HGH70L21/F1WASMAHGH70L21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ASMA/HGH70L21/F1WASMAHGH70L21.SMALL.jpg TheProcrastibaker Mmmm strawberries.  One of my favorite parts of this time of year. I like to use my strawberries to create a simple strawberry sauce that can be used on everything from pancakes to pound cake.  It is delicious enough to even be eaten on its own as a sweet summer snack!  A bit of googling told me th...
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Tue, 14 May 2013 11:35:04 PDT
Diy Wolf Tail http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Wolf-Tail/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:49:47 PDT
Vibrating Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/Vibrating-Motors/
Vibrating Motors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/U83U/GV2OKKPD/F8QU83UGV2OKKPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/U83U/GV2OKKPD/F8QU83UGV2OKKPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/U83U/GV2OKKPD/F8QU83UGV2OKKPD.SMALL.jpg randofo A vibrating motor is essentially a motor that is improperly balanced. In other words, there is an off-centered weight attached to the motor's rotational shaft that causes the motor to wobble. The amount of wobble can be changed by the amount of weight that you attach, the weight's distance from the ...
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Wed, 11 Apr 2012 07:59:08 PDT
The Simplest, House Hold Objects, Robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Simplest-House-Hold-Objects-Robot/
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Wed, 4 Apr 2012 16:45:28 PDT
Dumpster Wood Electric Guitar (Using Basic Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dumpster-Wood-Electric-Guitar-Using-Basic-Hand-Too/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:25:29 PST
The Inexpensive Dremel Foot Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Inexpensive-Dremel-Foot-Switch/
The Inexpensive Dremel Foot Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/ZLQE/S56EZBF9CFM/FSWZLQES56EZBF9CFM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/ZLQE/S56EZBF9CFM/FSWZLQES56EZBF9CFM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/ZLQE/S56EZBF9CFM/FSWZLQES56EZBF9CFM.SMALL.jpg Bilby This is a very easy to make, inexpensive, durable foot-controlled on/off switch that can control the power on any small tool or appliance, such as a Dremel or other rotary tool, a "Leslie" rotating organ speaker motor, lights, or anything really. We're going to cut the extension cord partway along t...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2007 23:41:13 PDT
Homemade Almond Croissants http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Almond-Croissants/
Homemade Almond Croissants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/KQMO/HV9I2QNH/FILKQMOHV9I2QNH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/KQMO/HV9I2QNH/FILKQMOHV9I2QNH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/KQMO/HV9I2QNH/FILKQMOHV9I2QNH.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Easy to follow step by step instructions for making your own fresh almond croissants at home. I first fell in love with almond croissants on a post college trip to France. Each morning sweet buttery aromas seemed to fill the cobbled side streets of every small town we visited, encouraging our own pu...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 18:06:07 PDT
Simple Heavy-Duty Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Heavy-Duty-Shelves/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 14:04:46 PST
Magnet Trampoline http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnet-Trampoline/
Magnet Trampoline - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/MSI3/IKSN3932/FR5MSI3IKSN3932.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/MSI3/IKSN3932/FR5MSI3IKSN3932.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/MSI3/IKSN3932/FR5MSI3IKSN3932.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab While sometimes a bit polarizing, magnets enjoy a good party, too. Whether you're feeling repulsive or like sticking together, the magnet trampoline is a very simple introductory project to teach some of the basics of forces and magnetism. Slap it together, take a bounce, and see what variations you...
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 19:18:39 PST
Arduino Digital 7-Segment Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Digital-7-Segment-Thermometer/
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Wed, 8 Aug 2012 10:00:42 PDT
Make a BB gun from a Flashlight! (700fps!) http://www.instructables.com/id/700fps-BB-gun-made-from-a-Flashlight/
Make a BB gun from a Flashlight! (700fps!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/QY6Q/H00675U0/F3SQY6QH00675U0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/QY6Q/H00675U0/F3SQY6QH00675U0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/QY6Q/H00675U0/F3SQY6QH00675U0.SMALL.jpg MrCrowley In this instructable I will be showing and describing how to build your own 700fps BB gun inside a metal flashlight. These are relatively simple and cheap to make and require basic tools and a little know-how. These BB guns are not intended to be shot at people; they are far too dangerous and will e...
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Tue, 20 Mar 2012 11:27:04 PDT
Cute Sock Animal Plushies (no sewing, gluing or cutting) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Sock-Animal-Plushies-no-sewing-gluing-or-cu/
Cute Sock Animal Plushies (no sewing, gluing or cutting) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/DBO2/GYN8NUP0/FEKDBO2GYN8NUP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/DBO2/GYN8NUP0/FEKDBO2GYN8NUP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/DBO2/GYN8NUP0/FEKDBO2GYN8NUP0.SMALL.jpg CreativeTiffany My older sister recently got a job working at an Alaska boarding school where her job is to keep the kids entertained for the 8 hours between their lessons ending and their bedtime.  She asked for help finding crafts for the kids to do, and using some after-Christmas-clearance-sale socks my mom foun...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2012 11:34:32 PST
How to play Auralux, the best mobile strategy game. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-Auralux-the-best-mobile-strategy-game/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 13:01:32 PDT
Pan Fries http://www.instructables.com/id/Pan-Fries/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2008 11:57:03 PST
Super Shinking Plastic! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Shinking-Plastic!/
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Tue, 3 Oct 2006 17:40:15 PDT
Simple Elegant Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Elegant-Guitar-Stand/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:22:14 PST
もう一つの倒立振子(デジタル版) http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Easier-Inverted-Pendulum-in-Japanese/
もう一つの倒立振子(デジタル版) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/BCOL/I1ETVSZB/FEPBCOLI1ETVSZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/BCOL/I1ETVSZB/FEPBCOLI1ETVSZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/BCOL/I1ETVSZB/FEPBCOLI1ETVSZB.SMALL.jpg ArduinoDeXXX 半年前に投稿した「半日で作る倒立振子」の別バージョン(改良版)です。主な変更点は次の4点です。 (1)部品入手の容易化(付随して、工作と倒立手順の簡略化) (2)部品点数の削減 (3)プログラムの簡素化 (4)ロボットの安定性改善最初の2点は、英語版へのコメントを受けたものです。これら4点の具体的な内容については、紹介動画の下に整理したのでご覧ください。紹介動画 (1)ジャイロ・モジュールの変更オリジナル版は、アナログ出力のジャイロ・センサ(村田製作所製)を使っていました(*1)。 しかし、このセンサを載せたモジュール(もしくはその代替製品)は日本以外では入手が難しいようです(*2)。...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 22:20:46 PDT
How to Make Wall Art out of Toilet Paper Rolls http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Wall-Art-out-of-Toilet-Paper-Rolls/
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Mon, 19 Mar 2012 17:37:42 PDT
Arduino WiFi Thermometer (with web page) - Arduino wireless http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-WiFi-Temperature-Meter-with-web-page/
Arduino WiFi Thermometer (with web page) - Arduino wireless - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/WK6S/I4E64J5B/FS6WK6SI4E64J5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/WK6S/I4E64J5B/FS6WK6SI4E64J5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/WK6S/I4E64J5B/FS6WK6SI4E64J5B.SMALL.jpg limbo What you need An Arduino board (any compatible board is OK). LM-35 (to use with the provided file you can use DS18B20 but you have to convert the source code respectively). HLK-RM04 WiFi router module. 5V Power supply or Power supply and regulation circuit. The Idea Arduino can be easily turned i...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 11:32:37 PST
Sticky Lemon Syrup Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Sticky-Lemon-Syrup-Cake/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 14:03:53 PST
Simple Leather Journal http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Leather-Journal/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 09:16:27 PST