Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - gadgets - computer http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:59:18 PST BLOX v1.01 optical pen mouse hack http://www.instructables.com/id/optical-pen-mouse-hack/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:12:16 PDT
Build a mechanical Lego Binary Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-mechanical-Lego-Binary-Calculator/
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Thu, 9 Jan 2014 19:09:01 PST
Sonic Screwdriver TV-B-Gone Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Screwdriver-TV-B-Gone-Conversion/
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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 20:36:41 PDT
Android Tablet Desktop Dock (Nexus 7) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Tablet-Desktop-Dock-Nexus-7/
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Fri, 24 Aug 2012 21:22:21 PDT
MINI POCKET-PORTABLE SMART FAN... http://www.instructables.com/id/MINI-POCKET-PORTABLE-SMART-FAN/
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 09:15:42 PDT
Bend/hack an Optical Mouse to hear surface textures. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bend-an-Optical-Mouse-to-hear-surface-textures/
Bend/hack an Optical Mouse to hear surface textures. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/L595/GZ0MM7SY/FPYL595GZ0MM7SY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/L595/GZ0MM7SY/FPYL595GZ0MM7SY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/L595/GZ0MM7SY/FPYL595GZ0MM7SY.SMALL.jpg ZVUHO A VIDEO DEMO OF THE MOUSE WORKING: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=luZazXOj9Mc You will hear a pen drawing, the newspaper, wooden planks, marble. Just move the modified mouse over it. It may prove usefull for blind people. Anything but solid colors will sound. Im working on makeing it convert unifo...
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Sun, 26 Feb 2012 02:39:30 PST
Xbox Hackintosh casemod http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-Hackintosh/
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Tue, 8 Nov 2011 09:50:51 PST
Vacuum bug zapper! (Updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-bug-zapper/
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Thu, 3 Nov 2011 08:04:54 PDT
Hack a corded phone to work with Skype http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-corded-phone-to-work-with-Skype/
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Sat, 22 Oct 2011 11:53:47 PDT
Tic-Tac box computer mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Tic-Tac-box-computer-mouse/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 07:52:20 PDT
Mini USB Freezer http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Mini-Fridge-3-cans/
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Sat, 15 Jan 2011 21:56:40 PST
Fish Tank CD Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Tank-CD-Player/
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