Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - audio - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:05:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Problems with Wireless Microphones And How To Fix Them http://www.instructables.com/id/Problems-with-Wireless-Microphones-And-How-To-Fix-/
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Fri, 27 Jan 2012 11:47:31 PST
How to Record Audio to Your Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Record-Audio-to-Your-Computer/
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Wed, 8 Feb 2012 16:42:29 PST
Balanced Microphone from Telephone Headset Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Balanced-Microphone-from-Telephone-Headset-Speaker/
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 18:40:39 PDT
Mini Keg Mp3 Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Keg-Mp3-Player/
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 22:27:00 PST
Laptop Silencer http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Silencer/
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Sun, 24 Jun 2007 09:02:28 PDT
Circuit Bending a Casio SK-1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Bending-a-Casio-SK-1/
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 20:40:57 PST
Balanced Microphone From An Old Telephone http://www.instructables.com/id/Balanced-Microphone-From-An-Old-Telephone/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 12:27:18 PST
Chaos Nand Synth http://www.instructables.com/id/Chaos-Nand-Synth/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 13:52:33 PST
DIY Hi-Fi: Grado Headphone Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Grado-Headphone-Modification/
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 06:37:38 PST
Cheap 2*15W amp class T http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-215W-amp-class-T/
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 07:40:58 PST
Custom full-ear silicone earpieces via the magic of Sugru! http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-full-ear-silicone-earpieces-via-the-magic-o/
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Wed, 7 Jul 2010 03:29:09 PDT
Beginner Pure Data Tutorial: Basic Synth http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginner-Pure-Data-Tutorial-Basic-Synth/
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Sun, 12 May 2013 02:03:04 PDT
How to connect a mixing board and microphone snake to a sound system http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-connect-a-mixing-board-and-microphone-snake/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2009 10:32:31 PDT
Noise Canceling Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Noise-Canceling-Headphones/
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 08:43:25 PST
How to record audio from your computer using Quicktime. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-record-audio-from-your-computer-using-Quick/
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 19:16:28 PDT
Convert Any Headphones to Bluetooth Wireless http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Any-Headphones-to-Bluetooth-Wireless/
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Wed, 30 Jun 2010 16:20:27 PDT
DIY HiFi Gainclone Power Amplifier (2x68w, Class AB-A, LM3886) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-HiFi-Gainclone-Power-Amplifier-2x68w-Class-A/
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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 08:01:00 PDT
Another (Yes, Another) Altoids Tin Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Yes-Another-Altoids-Tin-Speaker/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 02:49:09 PST
Make your first Serious Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-first-Serious-Amplifier/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 15:54:07 PST
Audio Via Built In Bluetooth for any Speaker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Via-Built-In-Bluetooth-for-any-Speaker-Syste/
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:04:24 PST
How to make the Atari Punk Console http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-the-Atari-Punk-Console/
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Wed, 1 Feb 2012 20:07:45 PST
Turn your old bluetooth headphone into sound adapter for every speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-old-bluetooth-headphone-into-sound-adapt/
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 13:20:03 PST
The Clamshell Stompbox http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Clamshell-Stompbox/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 13:12:23 PST
Intelligent Hearing Aid http://www.instructables.com/id/Intelligent-Hearing-Aid/
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Fri, 6 Dec 2013 15:40:20 PST
Suitcase BoomBox http://www.instructables.com/id/Suitcase-BoomBox/
Suitcase BoomBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/FRBN/HKZ9J7J5/FP5FRBNHKZ9J7J5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/FRBN/HKZ9J7J5/FP5FRBNHKZ9J7J5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/FRBN/HKZ9J7J5/FP5FRBNHKZ9J7J5.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei The Suitcase Boombox is a vintage suitcase converted into a boombox, complete with two subwoofers and four tweeters.  The whole system is powered by two lead acid batteries hooked up to a charge controller, so the boombox can be charged via an AC/DC power supply or even a solar panel.  The mini am...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 14:46:35 PST
THE PODCASTINATOR: A MOBILE PODCASTING STUDIO http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-PODCASTINATOR-A-MOBILE-PODCASTING-STUDIO/
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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 12:51:56 PDT
DIY Hi-Fi: Class A Hybrid Headphone Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Class-A-Hybrid-Headphone-Amp/
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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 12:11:52 PDT
Cheap and Easy SD WAVE Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-SD-WAVE-Player/
Cheap and Easy SD WAVE Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/92H0/HMEXWZ28/FB292H0HMEXWZ28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/92H0/HMEXWZ28/FB292H0HMEXWZ28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/92H0/HMEXWZ28/FB292H0HMEXWZ28.SMALL.jpg TSJWang I forgot to add this link. Might be useful First of all, my blog Second of all, the original Third, files needed Well, you can read my blog about my rant about proper citation. Background: Ever since I got started with microcontrollers, I always wanted to know how to build an MP3 player, or just...
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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 13:44:56 PDT
Create Interactive Electronic Instruments with MaxMSP http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Interactive-Electronic-Instruments-with-Max/
Create Interactive Electronic Instruments with MaxMSP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/XB5J/HM8CZNA2/FADXB5JHM8CZNA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/XB5J/HM8CZNA2/FADXB5JHM8CZNA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/XB5J/HM8CZNA2/FADXB5JHM8CZNA2.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei This Instructable is part 3 in an Intro to MaxMSP series I've just finished teaching at Women's Audio Mission in San Francisco.  Part 1 is an introduction to MaxMSP and MIDI, part 2 is intermediate Max and Audio, and this Instructable is all about interfacing MaxMSP with hardware. I recommend at le...
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 00:36:26 PDT
Intermediate MaxMSP http://www.instructables.com/id/Intermediate-MaxMSP/
Intermediate MaxMSP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/EMGS/HLZRHB7C/FA3EMGSHLZRHB7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/EMGS/HLZRHB7C/FA3EMGSHLZRHB7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/EMGS/HLZRHB7C/FA3EMGSHLZRHB7C.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei This Instructable is a continuation of Intro to MaxMSP, a three part workshop I'm teaching at Women's Audio Mission here in San Francisco.  This Instructable build upon the topics discussed in Intro to MaxMSP and introduces some ways to work with audio in Max.  Part 3 of the workshop focuses on how ...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 19:28:44 PDT
Intro to MaxMSP http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-MaxMSP/
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 12:27:59 PDT
Bluetooth Tube Radio Project - introduction and opus 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Tube-Radio-Project-introduction-and-opus/
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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 10:14:02 PDT
Make an External Microphone Mount for GoPro HERO3. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-External-Microphone-Mount-for-GoPro-HERO3/
Make an External Microphone Mount for GoPro HERO3. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/2H8F/HLOC4WZ6/FLO2H8FHLOC4WZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/2H8F/HLOC4WZ6/FLO2H8FHLOC4WZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/2H8F/HLOC4WZ6/FLO2H8FHLOC4WZ6.SMALL.jpg zaphodd42 When the GoPro HERO2 was released, it included an external microphone jack built in.  It was a 3.5mm jack on the side to plug a small condenser mic into.  The HERO3 also includes an external mic jack, however it is in the form of a multi use USB port.  The user needs to supply a USB to 3.5mm convert...
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 19:07:04 PDT
Bluetooth tube radio project - opus2 - Japanes pre-war-era's radio Tombstone shape http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-tube-radio-project-opus2-Japanes-Tombsto/
Bluetooth tube radio project - opus2 - Japanes pre-war-era's radio Tombstone shape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/H17L/HLOBZK5V/FYOH17LHLOBZK5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/H17L/HLOBZK5V/FYOH17LHLOBZK5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/H17L/HLOBZK5V/FYOH17LHLOBZK5V.SMALL.jpg yaaaam My first Bluetooth tube radio has been completed. Because of its neat appearance and satisfiable sound quality, it seems good enough for daily use.  That is all metal tube pushpull amplifier.  I love metal tube because of its unpretentiousness. But most people don't know there are such lightless ...
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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 08:24:58 PDT
Simple audio amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-audio-amplifier/
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 11:35:02 PDT
fanny pack boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/fanny-pack-boombox/
fanny pack boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/2O7Q/HLJUQA32/F9H2O7QHLJUQA32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/2O7Q/HLJUQA32/F9H2O7QHLJUQA32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/2O7Q/HLJUQA32/F9H2O7QHLJUQA32.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus I love fanny packs. There, I said it! When I was growing up in the 80's fanny packs (bum bags) were all the rage. Big kids used them, and they were common with some adults, too. It seemed like everyone I knew had one. Not deterred by fluorescent colours or loud designs, fanny packs were the height o...
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:26:12 PDT
Headphone Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-Hack-2/
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Wed, 28 Aug 2013 23:01:11 PDT
Music On Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-On-Wheels/
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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 23:39:39 PDT
How to make a cheap and simple metal detector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cheap-and-simple-metal-detector/
How to make a cheap and simple metal detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/2UFY/H82U7Z91/F4Y2UFYH82U7Z91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/2UFY/H82U7Z91/F4Y2UFYH82U7Z91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/2UFY/H82U7Z91/F4Y2UFYH82U7Z91.SMALL.jpg jumper1111 I'm a big fan of pirates. You know how they hunt for treasure. But hunting for treasure isn't always easy. BUT I have a thing that might help you. The SIMPLEST and CHEAPEST metal detector. 555 ic You should first know a little about the 555 ic. There are totaly 8 pins in it. The pinout is given i...
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Thu, 11 Oct 2012 04:37:34 PDT
Teclado MIDI Super Simple - Super Simple MIDI Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Teclado-MIDI-Super-Simple-Super-Simple-MIDI-Keyboa/
Teclado MIDI Super Simple - Super Simple MIDI Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/2A4K/HKJTAWQE/FAV2A4KHKJTAWQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/2A4K/HKJTAWQE/FAV2A4KHKJTAWQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/2A4K/HKJTAWQE/FAV2A4KHKJTAWQE.SMALL.jpg toylab Este tutorial te lleva paso a paso por la construcción de un teclado MIDI de una octava, programable via arduino gracias a su conector de 6 pines. Vas a necesitar: Componentes: 1 Atmega328p con el bootloader de Arduino 1 Zócalo de 28 patas 1 Cristal 16Mhz 2 Capacitores 22 pF 2 C...
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 21:33:05 PDT
Turn Nearly Anything into a Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Nearly-Anything-into-a-Speaker/
Turn Nearly Anything into a Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/H23O/HHS9RO3N/F1EH23OHHS9RO3N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/H23O/HHS9RO3N/F1EH23OHHS9RO3N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/H23O/HHS9RO3N/F1EH23OHHS9RO3N.SMALL.jpg randofo You can turn nearly any object into a speaker by using a piezo disc and a handful of additional components. While this may seem like magic, there is actually a rather simple technical explanation. By driving a piezo disc using an amplifier, the disc vibrates and then resonates the sound wave through...
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 16:23:13 PDT
Fix audio/video stutter delay in VLC Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-audiovideo-stutter-delay-in-VLC-Player/
Fix audio/video stutter delay in VLC Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/O5I8/FDO29L6Z/FKYO5I8FDO29L6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/O5I8/FDO29L6Z/FKYO5I8FDO29L6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/O5I8/FDO29L6Z/FKYO5I8FDO29L6Z.SMALL.jpg trustmefada This is in response to the instructable by joejoerowley's How to Rip, Organize and Burn DVDs....Note: This fixed my problem with VLC player and is not a guaranteed fix for your problems in VLC or in life. If you do something wrong i am not responsible.Thanks to joejoerowley for his work and his pers...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2008 23:59:32 PDT
Simple Sequencer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sequencer/
Simple Sequencer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/XX2Z/FVUJHVW4/FJ7XX2ZFVUJHVW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/XX2Z/FVUJHVW4/FJ7XX2ZFVUJHVW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/XX2Z/FVUJHVW4/FJ7XX2ZFVUJHVW4.SMALL.jpg randofo One of the keys to making good music is mindless repetition. That is what the simple sequencer is great at. It does the same thing over and over again in an eight note sequence. You can adjust the frequency of the note, the duration of the note and the pause between notes. If you get really good, yo...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2009 00:20:47 PDT
Phono Horn. Free Sound Dock for your Smart Phone to Download and Make. http://www.instructables.com/id/Phono-Horn-Free-Sound-Dock-for-your-Smart-Phone-t/
Phono Horn. Free Sound Dock for your Smart Phone to Download and Make. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FDJU/HJ1X4OJN/FWCFDJUHJ1X4OJN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FDJU/HJ1X4OJN/FWCFDJUHJ1X4OJN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FDJU/HJ1X4OJN/FWCFDJUHJ1X4OJN.SMALL.jpg robives Phono-Horn. A paper sound dock for your smart phone! Play your phone through the Phono Horn and the sound output is richer and clearer with improved bass response. There are two base templates included, one for iPhone 4S and one for Samsung Galaxy S2 and S4. It should be easy to adapt the kit to...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 12:31:48 PDT
DIY Spring Reverb http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Spring-Reverb/
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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 06:44:25 PDT
Color Me a Rainbow Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Me-a-Rainbow-Headphones/
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 11:02:48 PDT
How to Fix Earbuds http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Earbuds/
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Sat, 5 May 2007 08:16:12 PDT
Using a hard drive to cut a record http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-hard-drive-to-cut-a-record/
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 05:32:14 PDT