Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - audio - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 24 Nov 2014 01:38:22 PST BLOX v1.01 Satellite Radio Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Satellite-Radio-Boombox/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:21:47 PST
Build your own cheap USB MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-MIDI-Controller/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:34:57 PST
Falangafone - Use Gestures to Control Your Music! http://www.instructables.com/id/Falangafone-Use-Gestures-to-Control-Your-Music/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 09:14:06 PST
Make your own AMP! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-AMP/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 11:25:26 PST
Make your own Low Budget Bluetooth Music System http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Low-Budget-Bluetooth-Music-System/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 09:22:12 PDT
QBee - AirPlay / MPD integrated speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/QBee-AirPlay-MPD-integrated-speaker-Raspberry-Pi-s/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:50:26 PDT
Super Sexy Sound Switcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Sexy-Sound-Switcher/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:19:27 PDT
Classic yet Modern - Music Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-yet-Modern-Music-Box/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 15:20:09 PDT
Sonos Play 1 Under-Cupboard Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonos-Play-1-Under-Cupboard-Mount/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:08:55 PDT
Styrofoam Headphones - Nice sound, easy to make http://www.instructables.com/id/Styrofoam-Headphones-Nice-sound-easy-to-make/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:53:29 PDT
A 1921 Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/An-1921-Bluetooth-Speaker/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 21:27:29 PDT
BluetoothBox for Stereo Headphones and Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/BluetoothBox-for-Stereo-Headphones-and-Speakers/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 19:30:50 PDT
Logitech X-230 concrete speaker mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Logitech-X-230-concrete-speaker-mod/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 08:29:03 PDT
Build your AIO Wireless WineBox Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-AIO-Wireless-WineBox-Sound-System/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 04:26:35 PDT
Big 'ol Bluetooth Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-ol-Bluetooth-Boombox/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:41:20 PDT
Bluetooth Audio for Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-for-Your-Car-1/
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 21:34:46 PST
car stereo system 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/car-stereo-system-101/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2009 16:53:31 PDT
SOLO Cup Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLO-Cup-Speaker/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:33:13 PDT
Anachronistic Audio Effect Unit: Tremolo http://www.instructables.com/id/Anachronistic-Audio-Effect-Unit-Tremolo/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:23:30 PDT
DIY Speakers/Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SpeakersBoombox/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:56:24 PDT
Cassette MP3 Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Cassette-MP3-Player/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:23:37 PDT
Mobile 12V Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-12V-Sound-System/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:33:56 PDT
Breathe New Life Into Old Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Breathe-New-Life-Into-Old-Headphones/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 14:11:49 PDT
Noise-dampening Bluetooth Headphones (15$) http://www.instructables.com/id/Noise-cancelling-Bluetooth-Headphones-15/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 14:46:19 PDT
Add bluetooth to your car stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-bluetooth-to-your-car-stereo/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:25:59 PDT
Repair Your Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Your-Headphones-1/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:54:32 PDT
Guitar booster pedal (MPX-1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-booster-pedal-MPX-1/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 07:26:37 PDT
DIY Noise-Isolating Earbud Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Noise-Isolating-Earbud-Tips/
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Thu, 26 Aug 2010 14:01:26 PDT
Retrofitting Vintage 1920's Headphones With Modern Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Retrofitting-Vintage-1920s-Headphones-With-Modern-/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:40:24 PDT
Vintage Inspired Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Stereo/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:23:29 PDT
Small boombox for less than 80 dollars that packs a punch http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-boombox-for-less-than-80-dollars-that-packs-/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:56:12 PDT
DIY Audio Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Audio-Switch/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2009 19:15:21 PDT
DIY Subwoofer system http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Subwoofer-system/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 02:25:10 PDT
Converting Old Radio into a Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-Old-Radio-into-a-Bluetooth-Speaker/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 01:15:58 PDT
DIY bluetooth receiver for any amplifiers under 3$ http://www.instructables.com/id/STREAM-MUSIC-VIA-Bluetooth-on-any-amplifiers/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 08:49:44 PDT
Build AMAZING Headphones for $50! or LESS! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-AMAZING-Headphones-for-50-or-LESS/
Build AMAZING Headphones for $50! or LESS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/LP8K/HWLD29P6/FIVLP8KHWLD29P6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/LP8K/HWLD29P6/FIVLP8KHWLD29P6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/LP8K/HWLD29P6/FIVLP8KHWLD29P6.SMALL.jpg bradlibs Either you despise them, or you love them! There's no argument that headphones are sweeping the nation, showing no promise of a lower price any time soon! FUDGE! So what is a college student to do? Settle for cheap cans? $50 dollars can buy you decent headphones, though why settle for less? When for...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 03:06:04 PDT
Attiny Pocket Sequencer http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny-Pocket-Sequencer/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 11:41:07 PDT
Natural IPhone Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-IPhone-Speaker/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:51:49 PDT
Hack a commercial Cassette into a recordable one http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-commercial-Cassette-into-a-recordable-one/
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Sat, 31 May 2014 15:33:09 PDT
555 Pocket Synth/Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/555-Pocket-SynthKeyboard/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 09:52:08 PDT
Monster Can Lid Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Can-Lid-Speaker/
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Sat, 24 May 2014 13:03:24 PDT
Altoids USB Condenser Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Microphone/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 17:29:04 PDT
Hi-Fi crystal AM radio tuner / No. 565 Miller http://www.instructables.com/id/Hi-Fi-crystal-AM-radio-tuner-No-565-Miller/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 01:19:52 PDT
USB Speakers Into Portable Battery Powered Speakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Speakers-Into-Portable-Battery-Powered-Speaker/
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Wed, 14 May 2014 00:21:23 PDT
Boom Box Aux In Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Boom-Box-Aux-In-Mod/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 18:33:13 PDT
Affordable Way To Sound Deaden A Vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Affordable-Way-To-Sound-Deaden-A-Vehicle/
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Fri, 2 May 2014 16:04:42 PDT
Bottle Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Radio/
Bottle Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/IJKC/HUBWTJ1M/FHXIJKCHUBWTJ1M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/IJKC/HUBWTJ1M/FHXIJKCHUBWTJ1M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/IJKC/HUBWTJ1M/FHXIJKCHUBWTJ1M.SMALL.jpg 10040477 Have you ever wondered about using an object for music instead of an ordinary radio? Now you can with the Bottle Radio! The Bottle Radio uses only the energy of the radio waves sent  by radio transmitters. It has very few parts, and needs no batteries or other power source. For the radio wave catche...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:11:12 PDT
What is MIDI? http://www.instructables.com/id/What-is-MIDI/
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 21:32:36 PDT
Wiring a car amplifier and headunit up indoors http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiring-a-car-amplifier-and-headunit-up-indoors/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2009 17:10:32 PDT
Gas Can Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Gas-Can-Speakers/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 09:12:09 PDT