Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - gadgets http://www.instructables.com Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:12:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Gesture detection based controlling device http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-detection-based-controlling-device/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:23:02 PDT
Fiber Optic Star Ceiling Panel with Day Time Stars http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-Star-Ceiling-Panel-with-Day-Time-Stars/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:36:03 PDT
Bluetooth controlled Quadcopter using MultiWii http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-controlled-Quadcopter-using-MultiWii/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:46:26 PDT
Simple Toroidal Coil Winder http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Toroidal-Coil-Winder/
Simple Toroidal Coil Winder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/D1IR/I8FR9Z1A/FRSD1IRI8FR9Z1A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/D1IR/I8FR9Z1A/FRSD1IRI8FR9Z1A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/D1IR/I8FR9Z1A/FRSD1IRI8FR9Z1A.SMALL.jpg MarkGerard I'm making available to any one, that whom feel interested the free plans and the video tutorial so any one can make this really handy toroid coil/ transformer winder.I guess that at the time when I did the work and engineering for this very humble and handy machine. "Asking my self that question th...
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:02:12 PDT
Quadcopter using Intel Galileo and Android App http://www.instructables.com/id/Quadcopter-using-Intel-Galileo-and-Android-App/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:27:59 PDT
Electromagnetic Inductor http://www.instructables.com/id/Theory-and-materials/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 04:47:07 PDT
Homopolar DC motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Homopolar-DC-motor/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 01:16:42 PDT
AA battery organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/AA-battery-organizer/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 18:13:34 PDT
Instamorph-Wearable Phone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Instamorph-Wearable-Phone-Holder/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 17:36:57 PDT
The Most Awesome Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Most-Awesome-Speaker/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 11:03:46 PDT
Design your own mobile cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-your-own-mobile-cover/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 07:59:41 PDT
5 V Smartphone Solar/Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/5-V-Smartphone-SolarBattery-Charger/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 03:23:44 PDT
Hooked on Tablets http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooked-on-Tablets/
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 00:00:44 PDT
handheld camera gimbal http://www.instructables.com/id/handheld-camera-gimbal/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 08:46:01 PDT
The Hip Hop Door Bell http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hip-Hop-Door-Bell/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 14:39:13 PDT
Lens cap for Garmin Dash Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Lens-cap-for-Garmin-Dash-Cam/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 13:58:38 PDT
Disco ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Disco-ball-1/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 04:07:28 PDT
Wanduh - or How to Connect a Ton of Tech Together http://www.instructables.com/id/Wanduh-or-How-to-Connect-a-Ton-of-Tech-Together/
Wanduh - or How to Connect a Ton of Tech Together - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/2FP1/I7W1UCRJ/FWF2FP1I7W1UCRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/2FP1/I7W1UCRJ/FWF2FP1I7W1UCRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/2FP1/I7W1UCRJ/FWF2FP1I7W1UCRJ.SMALL.jpg ShaneE2 This Instructable is currently under heavy construction.Welcome to the Wanduh Instructable! This project was made by six members of an Orlando Hackerspace called FamiLAB. We are a collection of makers and professionals in the tech industry that support a Do-It-Yourself attitude. Check us out: https:...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:13:10 PDT
Recycled Energy - $7.50 Generator! - ThermoElectric Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Energy-ThermoElectric-Generator/
Recycled Energy - $7.50 Generator! - ThermoElectric Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/5ELM/I7W1U8OT/FWS5ELMI7W1U8OT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/5ELM/I7W1U8OT/FWS5ELMI7W1U8OT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/5ELM/I7W1U8OT/FWS5ELMI7W1U8OT.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media We have been working on creating a stable way to charge our electronics while camping for a while. Solar panels work alright, but I find that when you really need your cell phone and GPS it is dark, sinister, and stormy out. This Thermoelectric Generator can produce energy from common temperature di...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:43:03 PDT
DIY PTZ Dome Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PTZ-Dome-Camera/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 07:53:18 PDT
Homemade Portable Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Portable-Charger/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:07:51 PDT
DIY Popsicle Power Bank with extra battery http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Popsicle-Power-Bank-with-extra-battery/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:24:45 PDT
D.I.Y. Portable battery pack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-battery-pack/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 07:07:54 PDT
Speech Interruptor/Jammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Speech-InterruptorJammer/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:04:05 PDT
Coconut Micro SD Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Coconut-Micro-SD-Bracelet/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:04:53 PDT
Make Google cardboard overnight http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Google-cardboard-overnight/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 13:28:56 PDT
Almost free good looking soldering stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Almost-free-good-looking-soldering-stand/
Almost free good looking soldering stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/QSMF/I7KB2B69/FNXQSMFI7KB2B69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/QSMF/I7KB2B69/FNXQSMFI7KB2B69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/QSMF/I7KB2B69/FNXQSMFI7KB2B69.SMALL.jpg aaaaoooo We all need as soldering stand , we can buy readymade or DIY spirited ones can make one for almost free. As I was making a very high quality soldering station under 33$ . The stand cost sd be as near to zero as possible . While making this i have taken care not to use -special glue -welding -wood wo...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 04:17:57 PDT
DIY Game & Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Game-Watch/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:23:40 PDT
IR Tracking Turret with PIC and C http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Tracking-Turret-with-PIC-and-C/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 11:17:54 PDT
Remote Control Robot Jet Car - Leaf blower http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Jet-Car-Leaf-blower/
Remote Control Robot Jet Car - Leaf blower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/U1JA/I7CC8M7A/FU7U1JAI7CC8M7A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/U1JA/I7CC8M7A/FU7U1JAI7CC8M7A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/U1JA/I7CC8M7A/FU7U1JAI7CC8M7A.SMALL.jpg KiteArmy Have you ever looked at a cordless leaf blower and wondered if it would fly? Unfortunately for my wife I do!!! Buy a EGO blower and tear it to pieces Well it is a bunch of fun to check out what makes this thing tick....here is the inside of the brushless motor. Add some RC gear and off you go. ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:49:59 PDT
Tweet for Bubbles http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweet-for-Bubbles/
Tweet for Bubbles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/3TAT/I78VRP64/FN23TATI78VRP64.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/3TAT/I78VRP64/FN23TATI78VRP64.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/3TAT/I78VRP64/FN23TATI78VRP64.SMALL.jpg revealinghourcreations This project was recently deployed at an IOT conference in Pune, India. The bubble machine that we brought from here, was modified to make bubbles if someone tweets with #PuneIOT. After people came to know about this we got a lot of tweets and a lot of bubbles too. Gathering the required parts 1....
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:14:36 PDT
Easy Sonic Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Sonic-Screwdriver/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 12:08:03 PDT
Heat Belt 1.2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Heat-Belt-with-Peltier/
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By: WYN soldier

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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 19:19:12 PDT
billboard project http://www.instructables.com/id/billboard-project/
billboard project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/QV74/I74NCAYC/F7BQV74I74NCAYC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/QV74/I74NCAYC/F7BQV74I74NCAYC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/QV74/I74NCAYC/F7BQV74I74NCAYC.SMALL.jpg aricv the billboard project is essentially us trying to use the LCD and program it to say multiple messages using a number pad, and coding. after we had the coding down we had to find a way to make a stand and put the led on it to-look like a billboard. Step1:Get your equipment Here is the list of pa...
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 11:46:29 PDT
How to use NFC on your Android Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-NFC-on-your-Android-Smartphone/
How to use NFC on your Android Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/O5PW/I760PDDV/FYDO5PWI760PDDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/O5PW/I760PDDV/FYDO5PWI760PDDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/O5PW/I760PDDV/FYDO5PWI760PDDV.SMALL.jpg Chinavasion Near Field Communication or NFC for short, is the new way for transferring data wirelessly. Whether it is a photo, video or even making a financial payment, NFC is becoming the easy solution for today’s ever evolving society. Check out Chinavasion's website to see a wide range of NFC compatible devi...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 09:29:57 PDT
NEXTBOOK 8 NX785QC8G Disassemble http://www.instructables.com/id/NEXTBOOK-8-NX785QC8G/
NEXTBOOK 8 NX785QC8G Disassemble - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/9GMN/I6UNFIU8/F899GMNI6UNFIU8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/9GMN/I6UNFIU8/F899GMNI6UNFIU8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/9GMN/I6UNFIU8/F899GMNI6UNFIU8.SMALL.jpg mantis22 HOW TO GET INTO YOUR NEXTBOOK 8 PRY OPEN THE CASE WITH PRY TOOL SLIP IN BETWEEN BACK CASE AND SCREEN POP IT OPEN REMOVE THE SPEAKER REMOVE THE TWO SCREWSSPEAKER IS GLUED IN WILL REQUIRE SOME PRYING REMOVE THE TOP BOARD REMOVE THE FIVE OR SIX BLACK SCREWS PHILLIPS SCREW DRIVERPEAL THE TAPE ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 18:35:17 PDT
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-tablet-Powerful-Easy-to-make-relatively-cheap-/
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SMALL.jpg TeddyIndustries Hi everyone! This is my first Instructable and I'm really excited to share it with you! Now, given that you are on this site or app, I'd guess that you'd probably have at least one idea that hit you like a baseball bat and then occupied the outer fringes of your neocortex ever since. This happened t...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:32:01 PDT
Lost House/Car Keys? - Keyfinder Gadget - Long Range http://www.instructables.com/id/Lost-HouseCar-Keys-Keyfinder-Gadget-Long-Range-Pro/
Lost House/Car Keys? - Keyfinder Gadget - Long Range - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/VM8X/I6YXNIO7/FZOVM8XI6YXNIO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/VM8X/I6YXNIO7/FZOVM8XI6YXNIO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/VM8X/I6YXNIO7/FZOVM8XI6YXNIO7.SMALL.jpg straydoggio ▀▄▀▄▀▄█▓▒░ Lost Car/House Keys? - Keyfinder Gadget - Prototype ░▒▓█▀▄▀▄▀▄█▓▒░Intro: I try to keep my door/car keys safe, with a routine of hanging them up safe - but on occasion, absent-mindedly mislay them. Most of us have experienced times where we've not been able to find our door/car keys... a...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 14:54:28 PST
Adjustable arm tablet stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-DIY-tablet-stand/
Adjustable arm tablet stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/LUWA/I6W2V5BI/FWHLUWAI6W2V5BI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/LUWA/I6W2V5BI/FWHLUWAI6W2V5BI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/LUWA/I6W2V5BI/FWHLUWAI6W2V5BI.SMALL.jpg projectsugru Tablets are great for surfing the web and can help hours pass like minutes. But anyone who has held one for a while will know the 'arm ache'! If you find yourself wishing you could go hands free with your tablet then this is the project for you. Why buy an expensive solution when you can make one yo...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 02:06:31 PST
Using Scratch and Makey Makey to make your own games http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Scratch-and-Makey-Makey-to-make-your-own-gam/
Using Scratch and Makey Makey to make your own games - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/LWL8/I6UNF1LV/FT8LWL8I6UNF1LV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/LWL8/I6UNF1LV/FT8LWL8I6UNF1LV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/LWL8/I6UNF1LV/FT8LWL8I6UNF1LV.SMALL.jpg mkchronos Ever wanted to make your own game but didn't know where to start? Using the Makey Makey and a laptop or PC, you can take advantage of the easy to use program called Scratch to dip your toes into creating your very first game. Tools and Materials - A Makey Makey kit- A small piece of cardboard- S...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 21:47:40 PST
Peltier Fan / Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Peltier-Fan-Phone-Charger/
Peltier Fan / Phone Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/YEIU/I6RSOHMW/FTYYEIUI6RSOHMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/YEIU/I6RSOHMW/FTYYEIUI6RSOHMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/YEIU/I6RSOHMW/FTYYEIUI6RSOHMW.SMALL.jpg Harlan Whitman Jean Charles Athanase Peltier a 30 year old watch dealer that decides to turn physicist. His experiments lead to the technology used in this project. Worth a good Wiki read. As a fellow 30 yr old tinker man I decided to give it a shot. Had been wanting to create air flow on top of my Rocket Mass He...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 20:23:41 PST
Fan Powered by any Heat Source http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Airflow-Companion/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 12:05:59 PST
How To Makes An Transparent Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Makes-An-Transparent-Calculator/
How To Makes An Transparent Calculator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/MV4K/I6RSDZ53/FK7MV4KI6RSDZ53.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/MV4K/I6RSDZ53/FK7MV4KI6RSDZ53.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/MV4K/I6RSDZ53/FK7MV4KI6RSDZ53.SMALL.jpg Yovin Yov This Is My First Transparent Calculator And This Calculator Is Touchcreen and This Calculator works Only By Touch And Does Not Required Any Buttons To work And Its Motherboard Is Transparent And which Made Up Of Glass And Its Glass Is Very High capacitive And Normally ,This Calculator Does Not Have ...
By: Yovin Yov

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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 08:10:52 PST
FIX ANYTHING - with this awesome glue - BONDIC http://www.instructables.com/id/FIX-ANYTHING/
FIX ANYTHING - with this awesome glue - BONDIC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/9Z3O/I6NIFXFK/FO29Z3OI6NIFXFK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/9Z3O/I6NIFXFK/FO29Z3OI6NIFXFK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/9Z3O/I6NIFXFK/FO29Z3OI6NIFXFK.SMALL.jpg KiteArmy So here is my quick story. I chanced upon this "glue" type stuff online and wanted to see how well it worked. Since I'm into messing around with remote control toys, I decided to saw off a main rotor and see if I could repair it with this "magical bonding stuff". Shocking enough it worked - I rep...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:58:28 PST
Graphite Piano Keyboard with MaKey MaKey and Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphite-Piano-Keyboard-with-MaKey-MaKey-and-Scrat/
Graphite Piano Keyboard with MaKey MaKey and Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/91X3/I6NI58CT/FS391X3I6NI58CT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/91X3/I6NI58CT/FS391X3I6NI58CT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/91X3/I6NI58CT/FS391X3I6NI58CT.SMALL.jpg BSUlibrarian During the MaKey MaKey Build Night at Boise State University's Albertsons Library, attendee and student, Scott Schmader, learned Scratch to develop this awesome piano. Use the Hands Free MaKey MaKey Ground Bracelet he developed for maximum keyboard fun!Supplies: MaKey MaKey kit (including the white ...
By: BSUlibrarian

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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:15:06 PST
Hands Free MaKey MaKey Ground Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Hands-Free-MaKey-MaKey-Ground-Bracelet/
Hands Free MaKey MaKey Ground Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/BRJY/I6NI54ZY/FP8BRJYI6NI54ZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/BRJY/I6NI54ZY/FP8BRJYI6NI54ZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/BRJY/I6NI54ZY/FP8BRJYI6NI54ZY.SMALL.jpg BSUlibrarian During the MaKey MaKey Build Night at Boise State University's Albertsons Library, a number of attendees commented that it would be nice to have both hands free, rather than needing one to hold onto the ground cable. Attendee and student, Scott Schmader, developed this handy hands-free solution!Supp...
By: BSUlibrarian

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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:33:46 PST
Order by touch menu with Makey Makey http://www.instructables.com/id/Order-by-touch-menu-with-Makey-Makey/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:27:04 PST
12v lithium-ion or lifepo4 pack with solar charging? http://www.instructables.com/id/12v-lithium-ion-or-lifepo4-pack-with-solar-chargin/
12v lithium-ion or lifepo4 pack with solar charging? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/96G9/I6KNCTB8/FYG96G9I6KNCTB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/96G9/I6KNCTB8/FYG96G9I6KNCTB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/96G9/I6KNCTB8/FYG96G9I6KNCTB8.SMALL.jpg tikka88 i got stuck with my boombox project. Help wanted and appreciated very much! any suggestion taken into consideration and awarded with my deepest thanks. :) Help wanted from all off you geniuses! Hey! i´m building a boombox. and need a battery for it. audio stuff i got covered because i have built ...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:07:02 PST
Portable Arcade and Media Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Arcade-and-Media-Player/
Portable Arcade and Media Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/FCBP/I6M2M5NK/F69FCBPI6M2M5NK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/FCBP/I6M2M5NK/F69FCBPI6M2M5NK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/FCBP/I6M2M5NK/F69FCBPI6M2M5NK.SMALL.jpg FrankA2 This project started after I made a full size retro arcade cabinet powered by a raspberry pi. The full size cabinet was great for a basement but I wanted to make a portable version with a few cool features: 2 Player with cordless (ended up using Bluetooth) arcade style joysticks. Support for b...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:58:24 PST
Remote Controlled Leaf Blower http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Leaf-Blower/
Remote Controlled Leaf Blower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/HUZA/I6MC3RGW/F5BHUZAI6MC3RGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/HUZA/I6MC3RGW/F5BHUZAI6MC3RGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/HUZA/I6MC3RGW/F5BHUZAI6MC3RGW.SMALL.jpg KiteArmy So have you ever found yourself in a position to work on a project that was considered "ill-advised". If so, I think you will appreciate my new masterpiece. I wanted to see if I could add remote control functionality to my cordless 56volt EGO blower. Here it is in all it's glory! As you can t...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 07:11:26 PST