Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - gadgets http://www.instructables.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 03:48:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Automatic Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Night-Light/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:51:23 PDT
Arm and Hand Gesture Control in Python http://www.instructables.com/id/Myo-Armband-now-with-Python/
Arm and Hand Gesture Control in Python - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/1FHG/HYVDMVWM/FQ11FHGHYVDMVWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/1FHG/HYVDMVWM/FQ11FHGHYVDMVWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/1FHG/HYVDMVWM/FQ11FHGHYVDMVWM.SMALL.jpg FabricateIO For those that haven't heard of the Myo before - it's an armband that reads the electrical impulses from your muscles, letting you control devices by simply waving or gesturing with your hand.If you have seen it and want to develop on it, you'll soon come to realize that the library is C++ only. Thi...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:20:08 PDT
Bucking Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Bucking-Battery/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:19:48 PDT
How To Build A Static Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Static-Detector/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:20:19 PDT
Super Simple Telegraph http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Telegraph/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:03:47 PDT
Bluetooth Glove: Version 3.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Glove-Version-30/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:08:51 PDT
Enhancing GestureWorks Gameplay Virtual Controls http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhancing-GestureWorks-Gameplay-Virtual-Controls/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:47:57 PDT
Vertical Windmill Evapotron http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Windmill-Evapotron/
Vertical Windmill Evapotron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/ISFY/HYL0NV1C/F5YISFYHYL0NV1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/ISFY/HYL0NV1C/F5YISFYHYL0NV1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/ISFY/HYL0NV1C/F5YISFYHYL0NV1C.SMALL.jpg jpccusa Evapotrons are devices that get rid of graywater by evaporating it. They are mostly used at Burning Man.My goal was to create an Evapotron that is effective, light-weight, and independent of wind direction. Upon reading the website www.evapotrons.info, I read the part where it says:Mike Robertson bu...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 12:05:06 PDT
Super simple vacuum cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-simple-vacuum-cleaner/
Super simple vacuum cleaner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/8XKC/HYHGE2OM/FYZ8XKCHYHGE2OM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/8XKC/HYHGE2OM/FYZ8XKCHYHGE2OM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/8XKC/HYHGE2OM/FYZ8XKCHYHGE2OM.SMALL.jpg matass Hello everyone, I want to share this awesome project. I made a vacuum cleaner out of fan and old shoes box.{Sorry for bad English} You will need You will need:*Shoes box*9v battery*Switch*Plastic food container*Small ruler*Some ducktape*Some hot glue Results Attach fan to a box Fan must be...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 16:22:06 PDT
Beach Buddy: 3-in-1 Solar Phone Charger, Boombox, and Sunburn Timer Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Beach-Buddy-3-in-1-Solar-Phone-Charger-Boombox-and/
Beach Buddy: 3-in-1 Solar Phone Charger, Boombox, and Sunburn Timer Calculator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/01M7/HYHGFHPS/FV801M7HYHGFHPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/01M7/HYHGFHPS/FV801M7HYHGFHPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/01M7/HYHGFHPS/FV801M7HYHGFHPS.SMALL.jpg starwisher Imagine the ideal beach trip. The sun is shining, the skies are blue, the water is warm, and the humidity is low. You and your friends have everything you need to soak up the sun, sand and surf: a cooler filled with drinks and snacks, sunblock, flip flops, the coolest new swimwear, and the newest be...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 13:09:14 PDT
IKEA USB lamp hack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-USB-lamp-hack/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 14:34:07 PDT
Homemade propeller balancer for rc aircraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-propeller-balancer-for-rc-aircraft/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 08:55:24 PDT
Build a Mirror TV! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Effortless-Mirror-TV/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 21:34:03 PDT
Inter-Connected Audio/Video Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Inter-Connected-AudioVideo-Setup/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 14:14:11 PDT
littleWork: working hours notifier http://www.instructables.com/id/littleWork-working-hours-notifier/
littleWork: working hours notifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/DVLO/HYBDH9F5/FOXDVLOHYBDH9F5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/DVLO/HYBDH9F5/FOXDVLOHYBDH9F5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/DVLO/HYBDH9F5/FOXDVLOHYBDH9F5.SMALL.jpg taipeihackerspace Have you ever been counting down the minutes till the end of the workday? littleWork working hours notifier will take care of that for you!This project was built at the Taipei Hackerspace 2014 June Instructables Build Night with littleBits.As the time goes by in the office, I am probably not the onl...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 09:06:22 PDT
littleTea: robotic tea brewing http://www.instructables.com/id/littleTea-robotic-tea-brewing/
littleTea: robotic tea brewing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/6EPJ/HYBDGUFU/FWV6EPJHYBDGUFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/6EPJ/HYBDGUFU/FWV6EPJHYBDGUFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/6EPJ/HYBDGUFU/FWV6EPJHYBDGUFU.SMALL.jpg taipeihackerspace This project was made as part of the June Instructables Build Night with littleBits at the Taipei Hackerspace.Whenever I'm trying to brew some tasty tea (and that happens quite often) I always miss the right amount of time needed for the brew. Talking to someone, reading a book, watching a bit of Yo...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 08:21:30 PDT
Office Hollaback http://www.instructables.com/id/Office-Hollaback/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:40:30 PDT
littleBits Connector Clips http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Connector-Clips/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:17:40 PDT
Pantograph with Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/Pantograph-with-Dremel/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:29:01 PDT
Prank handshake http://www.instructables.com/id/Prank-handshake/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:35:35 PDT
Morse Code http://www.instructables.com/id/Morse-Code/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:33:31 PDT
Automated SOS http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-SOS/
Automated SOS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PQ38/HY5NXC3K/FRSPQ38HY5NXC3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PQ38/HY5NXC3K/FRSPQ38HY5NXC3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PQ38/HY5NXC3K/FRSPQ38HY5NXC3K.SMALL.jpg Louisville Public Library This project uses an Arduino at Heart module to repeatan SOS signal in Morse Code. We start byconstructing the circuit. Next weinstall the Arduino IDE on a computer. Finally, we type the code and upload it to the Arduino at Heart module. Automated SOS Start with the power module. Automated SO...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:27:46 PDT
Littlebits Pong http://www.instructables.com/id/Littlebits-Pong/
Littlebits Pong - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/CMRP/HY5NXBTU/FZRCMRPHY5NXBTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/CMRP/HY5NXBTU/FZRCMRPHY5NXBTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/CMRP/HY5NXBTU/FZRCMRPHY5NXBTU.SMALL.jpg Louisville Public Library This project demonstrates the Pong game from theLittle Bits web site at http://littlebits.cc/projects/analog-pong. Make sure you have the Arduino IDE installed(see the SOS project for instructions). Pong Start with a power module. Pong Add a fork to the power module. Pong Attach a slider d...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:26:10 PDT
Tessel Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Tessel-Camera/
Tessel Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/2C8Y/HY3Z9FVG/FFL2C8YHY3Z9FVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/2C8Y/HY3Z9FVG/FFL2C8YHY3Z9FVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/2C8Y/HY3Z9FVG/FFL2C8YHY3Z9FVG.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam Take pictures with a Tessel! Press a button on Tessel to take a picture and upload it to your computer.UPDATE: Now also includes code to automatically upload the photo taken to Twitter over Tessel's wifi, all with the press of a button!Also view & easily download code for this project at its Tessel ...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:08:16 PDT
The Footsie Book Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Scanners/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:23:03 PDT
Emailing Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Emailing-Bunny/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:08:08 PDT
littleBits Remote Pet Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Remote-Pet-Feeder/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:49:20 PDT
littleBits SMS Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-SMS-Doorbell/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:38:42 PDT
Telemarketer pesticide http://www.instructables.com/id/Telemarketer-pesticide/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:11:02 PDT
Spy Pen coil gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Spy-Pen-coil-gun/
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By: PRO DR MR BOB

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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:15:56 PDT
Tazer Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Tazer-Mouse/
Tazer Mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/LIDI/HXLMORD6/FS3LIDIHXLMORD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/LIDI/HXLMORD6/FS3LIDIHXLMORD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/LIDI/HXLMORD6/FS3LIDIHXLMORD6.SMALL.jpg jreah I have made many tazers from disposable cameras but this time wanted to see if I could make one a bit different Materials We have used a bat to get rid of flies for a few years now that was purchased from a local pound land, this bat uses electricity to immobilize the flys. After having to chan...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:45:08 PDT
DIY LiveScribe (In Progress) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LiveScribe-In-Progress/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:10:30 PDT
Simple continuous taser http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-continuous-taser/
Simple continuous taser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/UQK2/HXLMJD3B/FIGUQK2HXLMJD3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/UQK2/HXLMJD3B/FIGUQK2HXLMJD3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/UQK2/HXLMJD3B/FIGUQK2HXLMJD3B.SMALL.jpg Lasplaner this is a really shocking little taser! Can be used for home defense. It will earn you some time or if you want to temporarily disable someone, crank up the voltage! Use lithium ion! You will not be able to kill people. Voltage that will will fry the circuit.It's made from a disposable camera and a ...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 03:57:42 PDT
Wireless Audio Transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Audio-Transmitter/
Wireless Audio Transmitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/BGEI/HXLD5THZ/FT1BGEIHXLD5THZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/BGEI/HXLD5THZ/FT1BGEIHXLD5THZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/BGEI/HXLD5THZ/FT1BGEIHXLD5THZ.SMALL.jpg Scifiswapnil Hey world...This is a instructable on wireless audio transmitter.In most of our day to day life we come across situation where we need a connect our iPod,mobile,laptop.....etc. to our sound system,but the major limitation is the cable that we need to connect.This probably happens if your sound syste...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:35:22 PDT
Micro Grinder/mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Grindermixer/
Micro Grinder/mixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/JLJD/HXHRE4EG/FE4JLJDHXHRE4EG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/JLJD/HXHRE4EG/FE4JLJDHXHRE4EG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/JLJD/HXHRE4EG/FE4JLJDHXHRE4EG.SMALL.jpg Sjtech Hi guys back with a new project ,its a micro grinder/mixer .this project i first made at the age of 10 .as in india sugar are in granules so to convert it into powder in seconds i hav made one of this project.so sugar dissolves fast in water etc.this mixer/grinder can also be used for mixing other ...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:51:36 PDT
Fan Charged Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Fan-Charged-Power-Bank/
Fan Charged Power Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/QCR5/HXHR8IGK/FKEQCR5HXHR8IGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/QCR5/HXHR8IGK/FKEQCR5HXHR8IGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/QCR5/HXHR8IGK/FKEQCR5HXHR8IGK.SMALL.jpg Makor One of the worst things in the world is to be on a road trip or in a stuffy car and have your phone or other device go out and die on you. To solve this, I developed a power bank that charges while driving, or frankly, anywhere with wind for that matter. Solar power is great, don't get me wrong, but...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:56:05 PDT
Peltier Cannon water bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Peltier-Cannon-water-bottle/
Peltier Cannon water bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/XQKB/HXHR0E3H/FYYXQKBHXHR0E3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/XQKB/HXHR0E3H/FYYXQKBHXHR0E3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/XQKB/HXHR0E3H/FYYXQKBHXHR0E3H.SMALL.jpg alby21europa For the camping,office,garden.......1,5 L of your preferred drink.......run with 12 volt battery or solar panel......easy to build,all pic is better of my english.....have fun !! :) Material A metal box,tobacco box,12 volt fan, a peltier module,polystyrene. Assembly i fix the Peltier module ...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 17:33:10 PDT
Least cost tablet cover in less than 100 seconds http://www.instructables.com/id/Least-cost-tablet-cover-in-less-than-100-seconds/
Least cost tablet cover in less than 100 seconds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/85EY/HXDPD84A/F6E85EYHXDPD84A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/85EY/HXDPD84A/F6E85EYHXDPD84A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/85EY/HXDPD84A/F6E85EYHXDPD84A.SMALL.jpg daeda protection for your tablet for almost free in 100 seconds use organic leather instead of toxic plastic the leather caresses the skin and sucks the sweat during use Draw the outline put your tablet with the display on a beautiful piece leather and draw the outline on the leather Cut the leathe...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 05:30:12 PDT
Enhanced Ljusa Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-Ljusa-Charger/
Enhanced Ljusa Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/B6PI/HXDPCQOO/FYKB6PIHXDPCQOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/B6PI/HXDPCQOO/FYKB6PIHXDPCQOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/B6PI/HXDPCQOO/FYKB6PIHXDPCQOO.SMALL.jpg jgahan This is my first instructable, so bear with me.With a few basic items you can build a hand-crank powered emergency cell phone charger, very useful if and when the power goes out, and it's not dependent on any batteries. Materials: IKEA LJUSA flashlight($5 at IKEA)USB car charger($1 at Dollar Tree)So...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 22:49:23 PDT
Convert Your Toilet Into A Modern Bidet Sprayer for £36.00 A Hygiene Solution Everyone Should Adopt! http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Your-Toilet-Into-A-Modern-Bidet-Sprayer-fo/
Convert Your Toilet Into A Modern Bidet Sprayer for £36.00 A Hygiene Solution Everyone Should Adopt! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/67PI/HXDPB4FC/FFI67PIHXDPB4FC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/67PI/HXDPB4FC/FFI67PIHXDPB4FC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/67PI/HXDPB4FC/FFI67PIHXDPB4FC.SMALL.jpg AndrewKFletcher Toilet Paper is Not Your Best Hygiene Choice! Saying No To Toilet Paper and Improving Your Hygiene is Easy and Costs Next to Nothing when you convert your existing toilet into a modern bidet sprayer toilet.There are many bidet adapters on the market to suit everyone's pocket, ranging from an all bel...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 16:00:31 PDT
Cordless Phones Used As Home Intercom http://www.instructables.com/id/Cordless-Phones-Used-As-Home-Intercom/
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 06:34:45 PDT
Build a Low-cost Portable Wii Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Low-cost-Portable-Wii-Laptop/
Build a Low-cost Portable Wii Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/UJCS/HX6YDIIJ/FVGUJCSHX6YDIIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/UJCS/HX6YDIIJ/FVGUJCSHX6YDIIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/UJCS/HX6YDIIJ/FVGUJCSHX6YDIIJ.SMALL.jpg Shagglepuff My daily bus ride to school and back takes up a total of an hour, and has taken up a total of an hour for the past few years. This has never been much of an issue for me... but I believe that the best DIY projects are the ones that solve non-issues. Why wait in a bus when I could entertain myself an...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 22:13:05 PDT
Introduction: 3 Bin Dispenser Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-3-Bin-Dispenser-Design/
Introduction: 3 Bin Dispenser Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/0DRJ/HX6AOZZA/FPM0DRJHX6AOZZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/0DRJ/HX6AOZZA/FPM0DRJHX6AOZZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/0DRJ/HX6AOZZA/FPM0DRJHX6AOZZA.SMALL.jpg kenshin1 This tutorial explains how to build and program a 3 bin dispenser that could be used in a variety of applications including vending products. This design is more of a prototyped component rather than a finalized machine. Feel free to take the design and expand from it; apply it to any application yo...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 12:57:52 PDT
FREE DIY phone, iPhone, tablet, iPad or ebook stand http://www.instructables.com/id/FREE-DIY-phone-iPhone-tablet-iPad-or-ebook-stand/
FREE DIY phone, iPhone, tablet, iPad or ebook stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/IZXE/HX5H63VI/FCXIZXEHX5H63VI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/IZXE/HX5H63VI/FCXIZXEHX5H63VI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/IZXE/HX5H63VI/FCXIZXEHX5H63VI.SMALL.jpg RandomHacker This is a simple andquick way of making a DIY smartphone (iPhone) or tablet (iPad) stand for free. You only need:-Soda plastic bottle (empty)-Scissors Cut off the bottle top, and you are there! Cut off the top of the bottle and keep the bottom part. Then, cut parallel lines on both sides of the b...
By: RandomHacker

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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 02:54:17 PDT
Lightweight Conveyor Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightweight-Conveyor-Belt/
Lightweight Conveyor Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/3ME0/HX1WKQBF/FM43ME0HX1WKQBF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/3ME0/HX1WKQBF/FM43ME0HX1WKQBF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/3ME0/HX1WKQBF/FM43ME0HX1WKQBF.SMALL.jpg gwfong I'm currently in the process of making a Halloween contraption. One of the components in the contraption is a Lightweight Conveyor Belt. It's not sexy, and I debated whether if it was even worth writing about. It is a very simple system, easy to build, and designed for lightweight items. However, it...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 09:51:54 PDT
Wrist Cooling System http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrist-Cooling-System/
Wrist Cooling System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/UPDA/HX42POA3/FS7UPDAHX42POA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/UPDA/HX42POA3/FS7UPDAHX42POA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/UPDA/HX42POA3/FS7UPDAHX42POA3.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Summer is hot. Especially if you are being active outdoors. So to avoid getting overheated, I made a simple thermoelectric cooling unit that attaches to your wrist. This is able to rapidly cool your entire body.You can use this to cool down after a workout or between plays. The unit is small and eas...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 04:08:02 PDT
Digital timer inductive load switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-timer-inductive-load-switch/
Digital timer inductive load switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/GUHJ/HX1W7RPR/FVHGUHJHX1W7RPR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/GUHJ/HX1W7RPR/FVHGUHJHX1W7RPR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/GUHJ/HX1W7RPR/FVHGUHJHX1W7RPR.SMALL.jpg pmcardle N.B. This is an indoor setup only. The water hose / pipe can go anywhere.An inexpensive digital timer and a washing machine solenoid can control an automatic watering system.Inexpensive digital timers could have many uses if they could switch an inductive load.Unfortunately if you try to use one on ...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:56:25 PDT
7 things we learnt building the sugru Rainbow Gatling Water Pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugrus-Rainbow-Gatling-Water-Pistol/
7 things we learnt building the sugru Rainbow Gatling Water Pistol - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/9H80/HX1ISIBK/FMY9H80HX1ISIBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/9H80/HX1ISIBK/FMY9H80HX1ISIBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/9H80/HX1ISIBK/FMY9H80HX1ISIBK.SMALL.jpg projectsugru We love testing the limits of what sugru can do. Our engineering and material teams are always cooking up new ways to flex, stick and stretch sugru, to test just how much it can take. They doggedly pursue excellence, care deeply about every last detail.Then it gets hot outside and they start dreamin...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:45:41 PDT
Altoids Spy Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Spy-Can/
Altoids Spy Can - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/2QSS/HWZ4WJR0/F9T2QSSHWZ4WJR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/2QSS/HWZ4WJR0/F9T2QSSHWZ4WJR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/2QSS/HWZ4WJR0/F9T2QSSHWZ4WJR0.SMALL.jpg Doomsday87 Hey this is my first instuctable.I had a problem but then I used the spy watch and put all in the can and we'll problem solved The Watch Sorry I do not have picture but if u look on the back of the watch there should be four screws.Un -screw them More Screws U should find more screws now remo...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 13:06:51 PDT
Micro Pocket-sized Spud Gun/potato Gun/BB gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Pocket-sized-Spud-Gunpotato-GunBB-gun/
Micro Pocket-sized Spud Gun/potato Gun/BB gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/7QGD/HWX4G2MJ/FVK7QGDHWX4G2MJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/7QGD/HWX4G2MJ/FVK7QGDHWX4G2MJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/7QGD/HWX4G2MJ/FVK7QGDHWX4G2MJ.SMALL.jpg Sjtech HI friends i am from india .I am a maker and started making things from an age of 6.today i am interested in big potato guns so decided to make a pocket size of it which can be portable and taken with us anywhere.plzz be carefull because it is powerfull and dangerous ,do not aim at animals or human,...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 03:54:50 PDT