Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - audio - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 24 May 2015 16:51:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Recycling old car radio into an audio amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycling-old-car-radio-into-a-audio-amplifier/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 23:59:02 PDT
Ammo Can Boombox Engineering http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Can-Boombox-Engineering/
Ammo Can Boombox Engineering - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IHPF/I9WM45K2/FX5IHPFI9WM45K2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IHPF/I9WM45K2/FX5IHPFI9WM45K2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IHPF/I9WM45K2/FX5IHPFI9WM45K2.SMALL.jpg Alva329 This Ammo Can Boombox is a loud, powerful and durable portable speaker. With an easy to build design this is a perfect project to build if you are looking for a portable speaker for indoors and outdoors. Perfect for the beach or wherever you wish to play music.This Ammo can is long lasting as requir...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 07:46:22 PDT
DIY High Performance Noise Isolating Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Noise-Isolating-Headphones/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 23:42:44 PDT
Add a speaker to your bluetooth speaker. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetoothify-any-Speaker-for-cheap/
Add a speaker to your bluetooth speaker. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/51P5/I9OSLEGS/FCH51P5I9OSLEGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/51P5/I9OSLEGS/FCH51P5I9OSLEGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/51P5/I9OSLEGS/FCH51P5I9OSLEGS.SMALL.jpg Aaron98 Hi everyone,Today I will be showing you how to add an external speaker to your bluetooth speaker. Then if you like, you will be able to turn off your bluetooth speaker while still using your auxilary speaker or speakers. You may ask; why would you do this? The reason is, you can connect, say your su...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 16:26:07 PDT
The Speakerboxxx - Hi-Fi BT Boombox From Scratch! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Speakerboxxx-Hi-Fi-BT-Boombox-From-Scratch/
The Speakerboxxx - Hi-Fi BT Boombox From Scratch! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/8UOH/I9NDXBZ6/F0X8UOHI9NDXBZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/8UOH/I9NDXBZ6/F0X8UOHI9NDXBZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/8UOH/I9NDXBZ6/F0X8UOHI9NDXBZ6.SMALL.jpg jneong I know what you're probably thinking, "Not another bluetooth speaker Instructable!" BUT THIS IS TRUE HI-FI!**and not in the heavily abused, arbitrarily applied use of the term! Read on to see how :) Goals & Design Requirements GoalsI love music. When you truly love music, you care about hearing i...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 21:49:59 PDT
Super Effective Sound Isolating Earbuds http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Effective-Sound-Isolating-Earbuds/
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Tue, 12 May 2015 10:01:14 PDT
Hack and upgrade your stereo system with a bluetooth module http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-and-upgrade-your-stereo-system/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 22:53:53 PDT
Wooden OP-1 Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-OP-1-Case/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 09:27:54 PDT
Neodymium Magnet Loudspeaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Neodymium-Magnet-Loudspeaker/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:35:53 PDT
Styrofoam sound box for mobile purposes http://www.instructables.com/id/Styrofoam-sound-box-for-mobile-purposes/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:34:48 PDT
Add Bluetooth to any dock, stereo, speaker. http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Bluetooth-to-any-dock-stereo-speaker/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 04:35:25 PDT
Mounting small loudspeakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Mounting-small-loudspeakers/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 05:01:55 PDT
Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x3W Finished ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker-2x3W-Finished-/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 05:07:02 PDT
Knit a Working Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-Drive-Magnet-Speakers/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:24:01 PDT
In-Ear Headphone Android Cable Swap http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Ear-Headphone-Android-Cable-Swap/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:42:01 PDT
Design your own reference bookshelf speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-your-own-reference-bookshelf-speakers/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:28:05 PDT
Mini Cow Speaker USB Rechargable http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Cow-Speaker-USB-Rechargable/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:20:27 PDT
Hindenburg the Steampunk Mp3 Player & Speaker & Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hindenburg-the-Steampunk-Mp3-Player-Speaker-Lamp/
Hindenburg the Steampunk Mp3 Player & Speaker & Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/KJ17/I7RG99SV/F61KJ17I7RG99SV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/KJ17/I7RG99SV/F61KJ17I7RG99SV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/KJ17/I7RG99SV/F61KJ17I7RG99SV.SMALL.jpg hobbyman I always liked zeppelins and their steampunk-dieselpunk interior as well as exterior details.Then I thought of designing and building a functional product I can use in daily life in the form a zeppelin. Of course an audio product I imagined would best fit to this aim. After seeing mp3 player modules...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 05:11:16 PDT
DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-AMPLFY-Bluetooth-SolarPowered-Iphone-Char/
DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SMALL.jpg Baclair The Speakers that have it all!Today, I will be going through how to make your very own mini AMPLFY portable Bluetooth Speaker from Scratch!!This is the most powerful, convenient and best-looking speaker I have made to date and now you can make it too!This speaker is IDEAL for taking to the beach or ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 02:12:31 PDT
Build a low noise contact microphone (inducer/transducer) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-contact-mic-inducertransducer-witho/
Build a low noise contact microphone (inducer/transducer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg This instructable will show you how I built a great low noise contact microphone for my friend's double bass!Thanks to the transformer, the microphone has a very good signal to noise ratio. That means that the inherent hum/noise of contact microphones is almost gone! The microphone can also be used ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:35:27 PDT
DIY .45 Caliber Earphone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-45-Caliber-Earphones/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 06:35:53 PDT
Audiophile grade speakers for less than $200! http://www.instructables.com/id/Audiophile-grade-speakers-for-less-than-200/
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Sat, 26 Feb 2011 09:59:29 PST
Make your own "audiophile" quality speaker cables! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-audiophile-quality-speaker-cables/
Make your own "audiophile" quality speaker cables! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SMALL.jpg junits15 Welcome to my Instructable on how to make your own high end audio interconnects! This guide will take you from start to finish through the process of building your own DIY, braided, multi-strand speaker interconnects like the ones shown above. These can be made in any length and in many different ...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:13:34 PDT
How to fix earbuds that have lost their rubber http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-earbuds-that-have-lost-their-rubber/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:52:44 PDT
Coco-Mic --- The DIY Studio Quailty USB Mic (MEMS technology) http://www.instructables.com/id/Coco-Mic-The-DIY-Studio-Quailty-USB-Mic-MEMS-techn/
Coco-Mic --- The DIY Studio Quailty USB Mic (MEMS technology) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/4JL5/I7HG653Y/FE64JL5I7HG653Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/4JL5/I7HG653Y/FE64JL5I7HG653Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/4JL5/I7HG653Y/FE64JL5I7HG653Y.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Hello Instructabler's , Sahas here. Do you want to record your audio files like a pro? Probably you would love to... Well... in fact everyone loves to. Today your wishes will come true. Presented here is the Coco-Mic - Which not only records quality audio but also "MEETS THE EYE" . This awesome pie...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 03:44:48 PDT
Jungle Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Jungle-Speakers/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 00:01:58 PDT
Ultimate ToolBox http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-ToolBox/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 11:24:42 PDT
Rodayo - Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Rodayo-Boombox/
Rodayo - Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L4XG/I7CCBRMO/FEIL4XGI7CCBRMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L4XG/I7CCBRMO/FEIL4XGI7CCBRMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L4XG/I7CCBRMO/FEIL4XGI7CCBRMO.SMALL.jpg mpc340 This BoomBox is my second attempt at a portable powerhouse. The first attempt turned out great and sounded great but was WAY too heavy and not the easiest thing to move around.The goals for this radio were simple- Loud- Light- Long (Playback time) New design My first Radio used: - 1/2" MDF as the...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 18:08:02 PDT
The Boominator: 360° of 115dB music http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Boominator-360-of-115dB-music/
The Boominator: 360° of 115dB music - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/X7Y6/I7HG7VXU/FAWX7Y6I7HG7VXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/X7Y6/I7HG7VXU/FAWX7Y6I7HG7VXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/X7Y6/I7HG7VXU/FAWX7Y6I7HG7VXU.SMALL.jpg lutkeveld Hi there and welcome to the Boominator Buildlog.This is the pinnacle of boomboxes that me and my friend have been working on for the last couple of months. Many days were spend building this beast. What makes it so great you may ask. Well, multiple things:- Capable of doing 115 dB at 1 meter- Capabl...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 11:45:23 PDT
The Paint Can "Blumlein Pair" Stereo Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Paint-Can-Blumlein-Pair-Stereo-Microphone/
The Paint Can "Blumlein Pair" Stereo Microphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/AR9W/I735ZH6Q/FKVAR9WI735ZH6Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/AR9W/I735ZH6Q/FKVAR9WI735ZH6Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/AR9W/I735ZH6Q/FKVAR9WI735ZH6Q.SMALL.jpg DJJules If you have never heard of a Blumlein Pair, it is named after Alan Blumlein. He invented it and patented the idea in1931. At the time microphones usable for this method were not in existence. Read more here. This recording method uses two figure eight microphones spaced 90 degrees apart. They face t...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 19:41:43 PDT
DIY turntable with amp preamp and buffer in wooden case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-turntable-with-amp-preamp-and-buffer-in-wooden/
DIY turntable with amp preamp and buffer in wooden case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/3BL1/I71QCJFQ/FNK3BL1I71QCJFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/3BL1/I71QCJFQ/FNK3BL1I71QCJFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/3BL1/I71QCJFQ/FNK3BL1I71QCJFQ.SMALL.jpg MCumic10 One day I found old and brokendual hifi with turntable of funny shape. I checked mechanism of turntable and it was ok. Then the idea came to me that I can fulfill my dream of making my own hifi with turntable in wooden case with mechanism I found.I knew in start that I want wooden case and that it c...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 11:51:27 PDT
DYI Noise-cancelling headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/DYI-Noise-cancelling-headphones/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 18:54:10 PST
Vintage Waterproof Boom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Waterproof-Boom-Box/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:35:12 PST
Modify a cheap LDC Condenser microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-a-cheap-LDC-Condenser-microphone/
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 07:12:49 PST
Flame Controlled MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Flame-Controlled-MIDI-Controller/
Flame Controlled MIDI Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SMALL.jpg bergerab One huge issue in the world of digital music production is keeping that analog warmth (that resonated from reel-to-reel systems and tubes) in modern day digital music. Many swear that analog systems have a sound that can never be replicated by bits, and hope is lost for digital music to match that a...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:10:15 PST
DIY Guitar AMP (LM386) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Guitar-AMP-LM386/
DIY Guitar AMP (LM386) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/IC19/I5THYJWW/FHDIC19I5THYJWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/IC19/I5THYJWW/FHDIC19I5THYJWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/IC19/I5THYJWW/FHDIC19I5THYJWW.SMALL.jpg neranjan.ghost This is a small and powerful amp that can connect any guitar iPod I made this this casing out of a Toyota motor oil can Parts that you gonna need LM3861uf 10uf -3 220uf 10k Potentiometer 1nf 47nf 10ohm1k 4ohm speaker 1/4 inch aux base 1/4 inch to 3.5 mm audio converter piece of perf board To...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 02:00:14 PST
Vinyl to Digital: Converting Your Record Collection on the Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-to-Digital-Converting-Your-Record-Collection/
Vinyl to Digital: Converting Your Record Collection on the Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/X4WZ/I66CZXZ8/FKLX4WZI66CZXZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/X4WZ/I66CZXZ8/FKLX4WZI66CZXZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/X4WZ/I66CZXZ8/FKLX4WZI66CZXZ8.SMALL.jpg OutdoorGirl16196 Over the past couple of years, I have discovered the amazing world of record stores, and their fabulous sales sections. The dollar bin is BY FAR the place that I have spent most of my money. At first, records were fun, and more of a novelty item to me. But then, I started finding really good...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 10:25:14 PST
DIY Bluetooth Headphones v2.0 (Improved) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Headphones-v20-Improved/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 03:41:33 PST
Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x3W Nice&Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker-2x3W-NiceCheap/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 06:17:29 PST
PVC Phone Speaker Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Phone-Speaker-Amplifier/
PVC Phone Speaker Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/1IQC/I63EWWEA/F4C1IQCI63EWWEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/1IQC/I63EWWEA/F4C1IQCI63EWWEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/1IQC/I63EWWEA/F4C1IQCI63EWWEA.SMALL.jpg jameshamiltonrussell This amplifier works by increasing resonance and directing the sound from the phone's speakers. If you get it right, it makes a REAL difference to the volume when listening to music. You will need:pvc pipe ( 30.5 cm by 7.6 cm ) ( 12 by 3 inches )small piece of wood ( roughly 10 cm by 2 cm by 0.5 cm...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:43:34 PST
Ammo Box Waterproof Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Box-Waterproof-Radio/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:59:51 PST
Low budget stereo amp from an ipod dock, reuse, recycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-budget-stereo-amp-from-an-ipod-dock-reuse-recy/
Low budget stereo amp from an ipod dock, reuse, recycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/QW94/I6003PSE/FZFQW94I6003PSE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/QW94/I6003PSE/FZFQW94I6003PSE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/QW94/I6003PSE/FZFQW94I6003PSE.SMALL.jpg ke4mcl There's been a renewed interest in stereo systems. Things like turntables and tape players have caught people's fancy once again. Tangible media has something a download will never have, it's an item you can display, hold in your hand, or physically gift to another fan of the format. With this renew...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 19:15:43 PST
Convert your Bluetooth Headset Into Wired Bluetooth Headset http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-your-Bluetooth-Headset-Into-Wired-Bluetoot/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 11:48:54 PST
Guitar Pedal - Selectable Diode Tube Screamer http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Pedal-Selectable-Diode-Tube-Screamer/
Guitar Pedal - Selectable Diode Tube Screamer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/J3JC/I5DSFWSX/FD0J3JCI5DSFWSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/J3JC/I5DSFWSX/FD0J3JCI5DSFWSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/J3JC/I5DSFWSX/FD0J3JCI5DSFWSX.SMALL.jpg InstructinShans Built after the original Tube Screamer 808. Introduction The Ibanez Tube Screamer is one of the most popular overdrive pedals ever made. Especially popular with blues players, it boosts mids to mimic the sound of a vintage tube amp. Likewise, due to its popularity, it is very commonly modded.By c...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:41:07 PST
Tablet Docking Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Docking-Station/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 00:45:33 PST
Sound Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Lamp/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:09:31 PST
Barrel Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrel-Speaker/
Barrel Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/7ZCP/I55NL34D/FLQ7ZCPI55NL34D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/7ZCP/I55NL34D/FLQ7ZCPI55NL34D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/7ZCP/I55NL34D/FLQ7ZCPI55NL34D.SMALL.jpg DasElis Regular Saturday morning at town's car boot sale/market, my friend noticed nice wee barrel as he was looking something nice to make a saving money bank. I've had to change his mind :) Cost me only £5.I have decided to make amplified speaker out of it. Parts Next stage was to plan and collect nece...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 06:01:38 PST
Monitor Soundbar to Bluetooth Upcycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Monitor-Soundbar-to-Bluetooth-Upcycle/
Monitor Soundbar to Bluetooth Upcycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D7XP/I4VQ4V7H/FGAD7XPI4VQ4V7H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D7XP/I4VQ4V7H/FGAD7XPI4VQ4V7H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D7XP/I4VQ4V7H/FGAD7XPI4VQ4V7H.SMALL.jpg fiveseven808 After seeing the Bose SoundLink Mini and pricing out similar competitors, I figured i could accomplish what I needed with some junk lying around! This ible will give you the general steps to create a Bluetooth sound bar from parts you may have lying around the house! Ingredients You'll need a sou...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:46:31 PST
White Noise Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/White-Noise-Radio/
White Noise Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/OWHV/I4TRVMV2/FD0OWHVI4TRVMV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/OWHV/I4TRVMV2/FD0OWHVI4TRVMV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/OWHV/I4TRVMV2/FD0OWHVI4TRVMV2.SMALL.jpg BrushYoTeese overview: We created a simple crystal radio inspired by the following website http://www.crystalradio.net/cub_scouts/index.shtm... Materials: piece of wood/cardboardMaterials: 4 in piece of one inch diameter PVC pipe large paper clip alligator clip 30-...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 12:51:15 PST
AmmoCan Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/AmmoCan-Boombox/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 19:02:05 PST