Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - - simple - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:26:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-silhouettemurals-no-talent-needed/
Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/E8YZ/I1VZ63QZ/FETE8YZI1VZ63QZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/E8YZ/I1VZ63QZ/FETE8YZI1VZ63QZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/E8YZ/I1VZ63QZ/FETE8YZI1VZ63QZ.SMALL.jpg vatkin Hi,I'm going to show you a couple of ways to decorate your walls with a silhouette or an image of your choosing. These few easy steps require almost no artistic skills nor do they cost a lot to do.All you need is:-projector (you can also use an overhead projector for silhouettes).-Paint. I will expl...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:23:40 PDT
Simple Leather Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Leather-Pouch/
Simple Leather Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Z5H2/I1OTXTDW/FO8Z5H2I1OTXTDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Z5H2/I1OTXTDW/FO8Z5H2I1OTXTDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Z5H2/I1OTXTDW/FO8Z5H2I1OTXTDW.SMALL.jpg newtnewt I am constantly scoring thrift stores for new materials to use and the other day I came across this perfect long suede shirt for only 5! I plan to maybe make a larger tote later on ,but I thought the rough thickness of this particular suede would make a really great little pouch for carrying you...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:35:13 PDT
Halloween Costume 80's Perm http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costume-80s-Perm/
Halloween Costume 80's Perm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/RKNJ/I1NUDLWO/FI6RKNJI1NUDLWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/RKNJ/I1NUDLWO/FI6RKNJI1NUDLWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/RKNJ/I1NUDLWO/FI6RKNJI1NUDLWO.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey momoluvers! I'm back and I wanted to show y'all my own tutorial (not based or taken from anyone, it's my idea) that I'm so excited about and I hope y'all love it! Supplies 1- flat iron2- 10-15 square sheets of tin foil3- brush Sections First you're going to take a section of your hair and...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:26:05 PDT
DIY Electromagnet from Rubbish make it yourself in a few steps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electromagnet-from-Rubbish-make-it-yourself-in/
DIY Electromagnet from Rubbish make it yourself in a few steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/RPL8/I1NUEK30/FPORPL8I1NUEK30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/RPL8/I1NUEK30/FPORPL8I1NUEK30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/RPL8/I1NUEK30/FPORPL8I1NUEK30.SMALL.jpg bastelking Here I show you how to make an electromagnet from rubbish.Besides a power source you only need 2 things. What you need:Power Source ( USB TTL Module 5V OUT)Ferrous Thing ( Screwdriver)Copper Coil from Electro Rubbish- also used but not necessary:BreadboardJumper WireVoltmeter Unwind Copper Coi...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:05:01 PDT
DIY Art Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Art-Shelf/
DIY Art Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/MP4M/I155B8YW/FDPMP4MI155B8YW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/MP4M/I155B8YW/FDPMP4MI155B8YW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/MP4M/I155B8YW/FDPMP4MI155B8YW.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Learn how to easily build a shallow shelf for art or books or candles, in just a few steps. Method I started with measuring and cutting up the wood for the shelves on my table saw and miter saw. I used a 1x6 that I ripped down to 3 1/2 inches for my top shelf, and the underneath bracket I ripped ...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:44:16 PDT
Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-My-Little-Pony-Derpy-Costume/
Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/VM57/I1C41FZM/FTDVM57I1C41FZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/VM57/I1C41FZM/FTDVM57I1C41FZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/VM57/I1C41FZM/FTDVM57I1C41FZM.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume!Derpy...or Muffins...or Derpy Hooves! She is cute and silly!She has become one of the most loveable background ponies on My Little Pony.She even has a cameo appearance in Equestria Girls!What's not to love with her funny crossed eyes?! Tangent Story Sidetrack...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:48:19 PDT
Matcha Green Tea Macarons | Josh Pan http://www.instructables.com/id/Matcha-Green-Tea-Macarons-Josh-Pan/
Matcha Green Tea Macarons | Josh Pan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/NT41/I1C1IN6L/F5KNT41I1C1IN6L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/NT41/I1C1IN6L/F5KNT41I1C1IN6L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/NT41/I1C1IN6L/F5KNT41I1C1IN6L.SMALL.jpg joshpancooking Welcome back to yet another one of my macaron tutorials. Today we will be trying a more exotic flavor: the Matcha Green Tea Macarons. If tea is not your cup of tea (see what I did there?), perhaps try out the recipe from last week: the Chocolate Macarons recipe. You can find that on my page or on my...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:09:30 PDT
How to Make a Water Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Water-Candle/
How to Make a Water Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/BI8J/HZZRDTAT/FDLBI8JHZZRDTAT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/BI8J/HZZRDTAT/FDLBI8JHZZRDTAT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/BI8J/HZZRDTAT/FDLBI8JHZZRDTAT.SMALL.jpg Von Malegowski I show how to make a very easy water candle. This type of water candle is a wick that is centered inside a jar filled with water. The wick is fueled by a thin layer of oil on top of the water. Materials -Cooking oil -Water -Container/Jar -Candle wick -Scissors-Thin plastic disk (for the thin pla...
By: Von Malegowski

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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:42:07 PDT
How to Make a Match Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-Cube/
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By: Von Malegowski

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:10:46 PDT
Chocolate Macarons | Josh Pan http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Macarons-Josh-Pan/
Chocolate Macarons | Josh Pan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/JDDH/I12KA8ZH/FIDJDDHI12KA8ZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/JDDH/I12KA8ZH/FIDJDDHI12KA8ZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/JDDH/I12KA8ZH/FIDJDDHI12KA8ZH.SMALL.jpg joshpancooking This is my first tutorial in a series of flavored macaron recipes. I'm going to start with something simple today: the chocolate macaron. This flavor is so classic and so classy. Perfect for chocolate junkies. If you like this, don't forget to check out my YouTube Channel (@joshpancooking) where I h...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 14:49:49 PDT
Wet Molded Leather Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wet-Molded-Leather-Case/
Wet Molded Leather Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/IWB6/I0TV17BB/FYFIWB6I0TV17BB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/IWB6/I0TV17BB/FYFIWB6I0TV17BB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/IWB6/I0TV17BB/FYFIWB6I0TV17BB.SMALL.jpg flyangler My husband and I brew beer and needed a case for his refractometer. You could apply this method to make a case for just about any small item. Gather Tools Prepare Area We had most of these items on hand from other projects. The only specialty item is the 4 prong chisel from the leather supply sto...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 20:09:49 PDT
How to Make Your Own Custom Full Size Homemade Movie Posters http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Own-Custom-Full-Size-Homemade-Mov/
How to Make Your Own Custom Full Size Homemade Movie Posters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/7BVH/H4AG048S/FBE7BVHH4AG048S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/7BVH/H4AG048S/FBE7BVHH4AG048S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/7BVH/H4AG048S/FBE7BVHH4AG048S.SMALL.jpg keyblade4321 Ever wanted to make your own full size custom posters but didn't want to spend $20? Well do I have a solution for you! All you need to know are how to use a computer, scissors, and tape. I stumbled across the solution when I was making the hoverboard from Back to The Future 2. I couldn't print the e...
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 17:21:10 PDT
Envelope - New From Old http://www.instructables.com/id/Envelope-New-From-Old/
Envelope - New From Old - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DABY/I0TV85IS/FPQDABYI0TV85IS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DABY/I0TV85IS/FPQDABYI0TV85IS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DABY/I0TV85IS/FPQDABYI0TV85IS.SMALL.jpg Hinkiepunk This 'ible will show you how to make a brand new envelope without any traces of the previous address or stamp/s. The whole project takes about 5 mins to make! Feel free to vote in the contests! You Will Need - a pair of scissors- a used large format envelope- a ruler (or a guillotine)- an envelop...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 05:34:12 PDT
A notebook to suit your needs http://www.instructables.com/id/A-notebook-to-suit-your-needs/
A notebook to suit your needs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/QURR/I0RYTTDR/FYGQURRI0RYTTDR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/QURR/I0RYTTDR/FYGQURRI0RYTTDR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/QURR/I0RYTTDR/FYGQURRI0RYTTDR.SMALL.jpg Raitis Instructables is a place where a lot of creative people gather - of that I'm sure. However, I'm not sure how much of that creativity is actually retained due to various issues. In my case that is because of the fact that I write ideas down everywhere and anywhere really. A receipt on my desk is the ...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:53:20 PDT
OiO - a desk lamp that has a soul http://www.instructables.com/id/OiO-a-desk-lamp-that-has-a-soul/
OiO - a desk lamp that has a soul - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/W2QK/I0C98A5V/FO6W2QKI0C98A5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/W2QK/I0C98A5V/FO6W2QKI0C98A5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/W2QK/I0C98A5V/FO6W2QKI0C98A5V.SMALL.jpg riachi His name is "oiO", pronounced like "oye", he is a desk lamp robot, but he thinks he has a soul. Honestly, I can't deny that...The idea to build oiO, came from my respect to simple object that lay around, that play a big, and usually unnoticed role in making our life easier and maybe more interesting...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:47:41 PDT
How To Drill Straight Holes with a Hand Drill (Using Lego) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Drill-Straight-Holes-with-a-Hand-Drill-Usin/
How To Drill Straight Holes with a Hand Drill (Using Lego) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SMALL.jpg M3G If you've ever tried to drill a straight hole with a hand drill you know how hard it can be. After screwing up drilling a hole three times in a row I decided to try to find a solution to the problem. This is what I came up with. The great thing about using Lego for this purpose is that you don't h...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:57:51 PDT
a simple garden gate http://www.instructables.com/id/a-simple-garden-gate-1/
a simple garden gate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/Q4HK/I0ATKD8L/FZWQ4HKI0ATKD8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/Q4HK/I0ATKD8L/FZWQ4HKI0ATKD8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/Q4HK/I0ATKD8L/FZWQ4HKI0ATKD8L.SMALL.jpg buck2217 An easy to build garden or paddock gateTools and MaterialsWood (I used approx 8 m of 100 x 40 decking)50mm nails (about 60)hingeslatchCoach Bolts (5)Total cost about $55NZDChop SawDrillHammerspanner Cut the wood I first measured the gap that I wanted the gate in. My gap was 1100mm so I cut the 5 ...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:01:10 PDT
How to Make a Paperclip Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Paperclip-Slingshot/
How to Make a Paperclip Slingshot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/Z5K0/I0A54V5H/FQ9Z5K0I0A54V5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/Z5K0/I0A54V5H/FQ9Z5K0I0A54V5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/Z5K0/I0A54V5H/FQ9Z5K0I0A54V5H.SMALL.jpg Von Malegowski I show how to make a mini paperclip slingshot. It is very easy to make and only requires a paper clip, elastic band and pliers to bend the paper clip with. The paperclip is bent into a ‘Y’ shape and the elastic band is cut and tied to the fork. The projectiles are simple V darts that can be made by ...
By: Von Malegowski

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 12:57:23 PDT
Easy high voltage fly swatter mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-high-voltage-fly-swatter-mod/
Easy high voltage fly swatter mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/EGS4/I0HYNJO6/FMOEGS4I0HYNJO6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/EGS4/I0HYNJO6/FMOEGS4I0HYNJO6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/EGS4/I0HYNJO6/FMOEGS4I0HYNJO6.SMALL.jpg The Freak Caution - High voltage. Keep away from children and pets. I am not responsible for any form of harm done to yourself or others. So, having said that, I always wanted to adapt a fly swatter to something more serious. Standard electric fly swatters handle what I think to be about 600 to 1000V, this mo...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:28:54 PDT
Simple Hanging Shelves (folding) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hanging-Shelves-folding/
Simple Hanging Shelves (folding) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/ZZNA/I05F2V9S/FCKZZNAI05F2V9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/ZZNA/I05F2V9S/FCKZZNAI05F2V9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/ZZNA/I05F2V9S/FCKZZNAI05F2V9S.SMALL.jpg michel.dedeo These are far from the prettiest hanging shelves on instructables, but they may be the simplest. Materials Materials a board or flat object that you can drill holes in string that will hold a knot two screws, 1 1/2" or longertwo washers big enough to go over the shaft of the screw and the ...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:56:16 PDT
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! http://www.instructables.com/id/Elven-Princess-or-Christmas-Elf-Ears-Headband/
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Elf Ears!Yes, an Elven ears headband!Whether a Christmas elf complete with stocking hat...Or an Elven Princess...these ears are the perfect accessory! Supplies You'll need:Aluminum foilPolymer oven bake clay in the desired colorrolling pinpoking devicefishing linemetal headband Make the Ear for...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:27:04 PDT
HOW TO MAKE MACARONS (A Condensed Guide) | Josh Pan http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-MACARONS-A-Condensed-Guide-Josh-Pan/
HOW TO MAKE MACARONS (A Condensed Guide) | Josh Pan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/ATEY/I01V732Q/FK4ATEYI01V732Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/ATEY/I01V732Q/FK4ATEYI01V732Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/ATEY/I01V732Q/FK4ATEYI01V732Q.SMALL.jpg joshpancooking Macarons can be tricky to make. So much can go wrong: cracking, lack of feet, oozing, etc. etc. etc. The list goes on. Here is my attempt at sharing my recipe and method for my basic, plain macarons. Of course, I don't pretend that this video/Instructable covers all there is to know about macaron ma...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 21:49:29 PDT
Simple Low Cost Desk/Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Low-Cost-DeskTable/
Simple Low Cost Desk/Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/ZQUP/I028WFDU/FTNZQUPI028WFDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/ZQUP/I028WFDU/FTNZQUPI028WFDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/ZQUP/I028WFDU/FTNZQUPI028WFDU.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a modified version of the desk from the Ana White website. Keeping with my upcycled theme, this project was built from the top of an old desk. If you prefer, the top can be made from 2x12s. I’ve also included a quick video of the build along with a PDF version of the plans.Video:Drawing:ht...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 08:21:22 PDT
Paper Plate Ball Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Plate-Ball-Decoration/
Paper Plate Ball Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LHV3/HZU0M3FM/F4QLHV3HZU0M3FM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LHV3/HZU0M3FM/F4QLHV3HZU0M3FM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LHV3/HZU0M3FM/F4QLHV3HZU0M3FM.SMALL.jpg chloesumsion Time to Complete: about 15 minutes.In these instructions, you will learn how to create these cute, decorative paper plate balls. This is a simple, easy-to-do decoration that you can use in your home, for bridal or baby showers, wedding receptions, and more! And the best part is that it only requir...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 06:53:25 PDT
Cheap Simple Fish Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Simple-Fish-Trap/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 08:51:34 PDT
How to Ignite an Empty Zippo Lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Ignite-an-Empty-Zippo-Lighter/
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By: Von Malegowski

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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 05:49:56 PDT
Minimalist Keyring (Swiss Army Style) http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Keyring/
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 13:11:50 PST
how to make a linear actuator http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-linear-actuator/
how to make a linear actuator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/J1J1/HZDYMK16/FDMJ1J1HZDYMK16.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/J1J1/HZDYMK16/FDMJ1J1HZDYMK16.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/J1J1/HZDYMK16/FDMJ1J1HZDYMK16.SMALL.jpg robobot3112 Linear actuators are machines that convert rotation or any motion into a push or a pull motion.Here I am going to teach you how to make an electric linear actuator using household and hobby objects.It is very very cheap Go get the stuff All you need is a glue stickA servo modified for continuous ...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:59:06 PDT
Making a Pen is Easy and Fun (update) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Pen-is-Easy/
Making a Pen is Easy and Fun (update) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/G4JO/HZB3LLSA/F0BG4JOHZB3LLSA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/G4JO/HZB3LLSA/F0BG4JOHZB3LLSA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/G4JO/HZB3LLSA/F0BG4JOHZB3LLSA.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I have been making pens for a little over a year now and are great fun to make.You can make them as single stick pens but for the most part you would purchase a parts kit that come in varying levels of styles and difficulty.The kit will consist of all of the metal parts as well as the refill to comp...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:38:28 PDT
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dot-Matrix-House-Number-Plaque/
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SMALL.jpg ucn Ever since we finished rebuilding our house, I've been on the look out for minimalist and contemporary solutions for adding a house number to our gate post. Hardware store brass numbers were out of the question. Stainless steel numbers would have cost a bomb, and would basically look the same as eve...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:46:21 PDT
Puzzle Box (Unabox) http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-Unabox/
Puzzle Box (Unabox) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a modified version of the Unabox which was built by TXTCLA55 as shown here:http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Puzzle-Box-A-ne...This simplified version can be built with limited tools and a basic skill level. The drawing is included in the video description. Note that the drawing units are...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:51:11 PDT
Single row 'perler beads' bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-row-perler-beads-bracelet/
Single row 'perler beads' bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/JKAD/HZ3YESDK/F8CJKADHZ3YESDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/JKAD/HZ3YESDK/F8CJKADHZ3YESDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/JKAD/HZ3YESDK/F8CJKADHZ3YESDK.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This bracelet is a variation on my perler beads bracelet. This was my fifth instructable ever, published over 2,5 years ago. Looking back at it and making a variation was really fun to do. Instead of making two rows as I did there, I only made one row. Even though you end up with a smaller, delicate...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:55:05 PDT
How to make a Catapult for Kids with Clothespins http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Catapult-for-Kids-with-Clothespins/
How to make a Catapult for Kids with Clothespins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/R7A7/HZ3YEDCB/FW7R7A7HZ3YEDCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/R7A7/HZ3YEDCB/FW7R7A7HZ3YEDCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/R7A7/HZ3YEDCB/FW7R7A7HZ3YEDCB.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove How to make a Catapult for Kids (WATCH VIDEO)This is an easy to make catapult for kids using two clothespins, two craft sticks and some glue. It can launch small objects up to 40 feet if aimed correctly. This makes a great addition to a child's fighting scenes between his toys. Have fun and be caref...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:08:37 PDT
Reuse the whole thing: Glass bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-the-whole-thing-Glass-bottles/
Reuse the whole thing: Glass bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/UIR4/HYR3ARCB/F2IUIR4HYR3ARCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/UIR4/HYR3ARCB/F2IUIR4HYR3ARCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/UIR4/HYR3ARCB/F2IUIR4HYR3ARCB.SMALL.jpg Raitis This is the first part of series (hopefully) of Instructables where I will show how to upcycle things to the maximum. I'm going to start with something simple - a glass bottle.Probably many of us have tried making a glass from a wine bottle and threw out the left over part of the bottle. I was doing...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 04:20:25 PDT
Lets Bake Some Marbles! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Bake-Some-Marbles/
Lets Bake Some Marbles! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AYI5/HYLDPL9V/F8QAYI5HYLDPL9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AYI5/HYLDPL9V/F8QAYI5HYLDPL9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AYI5/HYLDPL9V/F8QAYI5HYLDPL9V.SMALL.jpg BerryCraftyFox For clearer pictures--- berry crafty foxI have an endless fascination with anything that sparkles and glitters in the sunlight. Sun-catchers and glass orbs line my window sills and fill little dishes. So when I came across the idea of baking marbles to get beautiful little cracks while maintaining t...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 11:38:09 PDT
Simple Scented Candle by Microwave http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Scented-Candle-by-Microwave/
Simple Scented Candle by Microwave - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/LH06/HYH37288/F2TLH06HYH37288.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/LH06/HYH37288/F2TLH06HYH37288.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/LH06/HYH37288/F2TLH06HYH37288.SMALL.jpg catliltab Don't you like coming home to a nice, scented, candle lit room? Well, you can have that amazing feeling everyday with a quick, easy, microwave candle. Make your own personalized candle right in the comfort of your home. We're going to take you through the instructions for this easy candle adapted fr...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 07:11:10 PDT
Simple Round Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Round-Table/
Simple Round Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This project was built with a round top from a broken table and two 2x4’s. The top in this project is 30 inches in diameter. However, the designed can be scaled up or down based on your top diameter and/or desired table height. See drawing and video for build instructions.Drawing: https://drive.g...
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 12:57:38 PDT
Photography lights on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-lights-on-a-budget/
Photography lights on a budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4BO9/HY4KNB76/FNB4BO9HY4KNB76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4BO9/HY4KNB76/FNB4BO9HY4KNB76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4BO9/HY4KNB76/FNB4BO9HY4KNB76.SMALL.jpg Raitis What's common between lamps in photography and clamps in workshop?There's never enough of either.However, both of these can be unforgiving on the contents of your wallet (or bank account). That's the reason I set out to make a pair of lamps for lighting my pictures using mostly the materials I alrea...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:42:25 PDT
Simple Basement Security System http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Basement-Security-System/
Simple Basement Security System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/DMTM/HY8ILDUB/FYIDMTMHY8ILDUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/DMTM/HY8ILDUB/FYIDMTMHY8ILDUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/DMTM/HY8ILDUB/FYIDMTMHY8ILDUB.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to build a very simple security system for all kinds of rooms. It might be simple but still effective. It is based around an Attiny85 and uses a reed switch and a key switch as inputs to see whether an intruder has accessed the room. A buzzer will then notify you ...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:56:50 PDT
Make Fork Bugs (Magnets) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Fork-Bugs-Magnets/
Make Fork Bugs (Magnets) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/ONS4/HY3ZD3RX/F0XONS4HY3ZD3RX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/ONS4/HY3ZD3RX/F0XONS4HY3ZD3RX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/ONS4/HY3ZD3RX/F0XONS4HY3ZD3RX.SMALL.jpg M3G I recently came into the possession of a lot of forks. Like, 30 or so. I had no idea what to do with them, so I started looking around online. I found lots of cool sculptures and models of animals made out of recycled metal, so I figured I'd give that a shot. While I didn't end up making a giant scu...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:59:05 PDT
"Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Simple-and-Easily-Made/
"Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Great way to light up the path to your door, back yard, party, or special occasion. These bulb lights are quick and easy to make and can be hung up or set on a table, walkway, road, etc. We used a couple different color LEDs to see the affect of them. Ally Cat liked the green and Kitty Cat loved the...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:20:28 PDT
Bike Repair Wood Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bike-Repair-Stand/
Bike Repair Wood Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/PPJ4/HXW5OC2V/FI1PPJ4HXW5OC2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/PPJ4/HXW5OC2V/FI1PPJ4HXW5OC2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/PPJ4/HXW5OC2V/FI1PPJ4HXW5OC2V.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez Made from scraps : my bike stand. For ideas only Basic Design No plans: let's go with some feelings, and keep in mind that simpler is better.The base beam needs to be heavier enought. My stand is approx 20kg/44lb. Add some strenght Do not forget to add some pieces to the main frame. Finishin...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:55:19 PDT
How To Make Slate Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Collapsable-Pallete-Coffee-Table-Easily-S/
How To Make Slate Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/PILB/HY9Y5DVK/F23PILBHY9Y5DVK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/PILB/HY9Y5DVK/F23PILBHY9Y5DVK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/PILB/HY9Y5DVK/F23PILBHY9Y5DVK.SMALL.jpg jackjconnery This is a tutorial on how to create Slate Coasters. This can be created by using either re-using slate or new slate. I had made square and triangular coasters. This can be used for personal home used or great as a gift.Material:Re-used Slate or new SlateDrawer and Door Closure (Optional) PVA glueToo...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:24:09 PDT
Four Simple and Fun Card Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Four-Simple-and-Fun-Card-Tricks/
Four Simple and Fun Card Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/NMBP/HLZRVL8O/FMQNMBPHLZRVL8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/NMBP/HLZRVL8O/FMQNMBPHLZRVL8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/NMBP/HLZRVL8O/FMQNMBPHLZRVL8O.SMALL.jpg ENGL421_Cards Here are four easy card tricks. Trick 1: Spelling Bee (Starting on Step 1) Trick 2: Guess the Card (Starting on Step 8) Trick 3: 4 Jacks (Starting on Step 15) Trick 4: It's a Snap (Starting on Step 22) Supplies: 1 Standard Deck of 52 Cards (No Jokers) First Trick: Spelling Bee The goal of t...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 10:47:31 PDT
DIY NO SEW High Waist Bikini in 5 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-NO-SEW-High-Waist-Bikini-in-5-Minutes/
DIY NO SEW High Waist Bikini in 5 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/R8RL/HXII0ZPJ/FUAR8RLHXII0ZPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/R8RL/HXII0ZPJ/FUAR8RLHXII0ZPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/R8RL/HXII0ZPJ/FUAR8RLHXII0ZPJ.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter I've been looking all over the internet for the perfect high waist bikini. I mean all over. I've Googled them, looked on Etsy, and scrolled endlessly on Pinterest and found.... nothing. Then I came across this video on Youtube from Piece of Cheap Cake and my mind was blown!WHOA! I had to try it! W...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:47:10 PDT
Towel Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Towel-Pants/
Towel Pants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SMALL.jpg moon flower Turn a boring towel into a cool new pair of pants.Perfect for a pool party, swim meet, or water fight.These towel pants are simple and easy to make. Supplies 1. a large towel2. scissors 3. elastic4. thread (the same or similar color as your towel)5. pen or marker6. a large piece of paper7. pins8....
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:18:27 PDT
Keep it Simple - How to cut the top off a Keg to make a Keggle http://www.instructables.com/id/Keep-it-Simple-How-to-cut-the-top-off-a-Keg-to-mak/
Keep it Simple - How to cut the top off a Keg to make a Keggle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/VZJF/HX1WBPT4/FA2VZJFHX1WBPT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/VZJF/HX1WBPT4/FA2VZJFHX1WBPT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/VZJF/HX1WBPT4/FA2VZJFHX1WBPT4.SMALL.jpg schaefd The hardest part of turning a Keg into a Keggle is cutting the top off.I found a really easy and simple method that will take about 5 - 10 minutes to make and 5 - 10 minutes to execute.Tools you'll need: Angle grinder with handle that attaches to the top of the head. (I bought a Porter Cable pc750ag...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 10:15:08 PDT
Simple leather bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-leather-bracelet/
Simple leather bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/2K1B/HWNGF0KU/F1S2K1BHWNGF0KU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/2K1B/HWNGF0KU/F1S2K1BHWNGF0KU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/2K1B/HWNGF0KU/F1S2K1BHWNGF0KU.SMALL.jpg Eldalote Well..I should be studying for my exams but it was sooo boring (differential equations and thermodynamics) so I decided to take a break and make something again!And because I had some scrap leather I chose to make some simple leather bracelet. Materials and tools The only material I used is leath...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 08:17:16 PDT
Simple, Single Folding Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Single-Folding-Key/
Simple, Single Folding Key - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/76KD/HWJQD2MD/FPS76KDHWJQD2MD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/76KD/HWJQD2MD/FPS76KDHWJQD2MD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/76KD/HWJQD2MD/FPS76KDHWJQD2MD.SMALL.jpg Verticees Now that it's summer, I go out running everyday. Before I leave, I have to make sure I get my house key so I can lock up the house. While running, I had to hold my key in my hand (I blame my pocketless shorts), and I would frequently drop it. I dropped it so much that my key actually bent a little b...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:25:28 PDT
Simple Backyard Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Backyard-Wind-Turbine/
Simple Backyard Wind Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NB9S/HWE9VQAS/FNINB9SHWE9VQAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NB9S/HWE9VQAS/FNINB9SHWE9VQAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NB9S/HWE9VQAS/FNINB9SHWE9VQAS.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Want to generate your own power? Want to do it easily? Tired of "how to" wind turbine searches that end up not showing you how to actually build one? We are!!!Here is a simple wind turbine that generates over 12 volts. Most of the parts can be bought at a local home improvement store and the other p...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 19:50:46 PDT