Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - steampunk http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:54:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bechain. The Necklace. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bechain-The-Necklace/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:52:47 PDT
RotoGPU http://www.instructables.com/id/RotoGPU/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 03:18:15 PDT
Steam Turret Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Turret-Tank/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:04:55 PDT
Dim bulb for alchemists http://www.instructables.com/id/Dim-bulb-for-alchemists/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:57:58 PDT
Necronomicon Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Necronomicon-Lamp/
Necronomicon Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/G363/HYZX5HRD/FYKG363HYZX5HRD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/G363/HYZX5HRD/FYKG363HYZX5HRD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/G363/HYZX5HRD/FYKG363HYZX5HRD.SMALL.jpg BigCthulhu Well, a Necronomicon-lamp? This lamp must be in the study of mad scientists, Necronomicon-readers, and other alchemists. If you know the PC-game, or have some Steampunk-experience, you perhaps know what it is: some dim, blinking bulbs in an antique-style, varnished wooden box, red glowing or fl...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:16:28 PDT
Steampunk Goggle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Goggle-Lights/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:23:48 PDT
Water Valve Light Switch for a Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Valve-Light-Switch-for-a-Pipe-Lamp/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:38:14 PDT
HOMEMADE DC MOTOR/generator http://www.instructables.com/id/HOMEMADE-DC-MOTORgenerator/
HOMEMADE DC MOTOR/generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/07Z3/HYPNYUPF/FWB07Z3HYPNYUPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/07Z3/HYPNYUPF/FWB07Z3HYPNYUPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/07Z3/HYPNYUPF/FWB07Z3HYPNYUPF.SMALL.jpg dalegribble This was just a little science experiment I always wanted to try. Hope you find it helpful and enjoyable Materials And Tools Materials1/2" aluminum rod3/4" copper couplerElectrical tape6"-1/2" pex(optional)#12 wire2 rubberbands2 3/4-2" bearings2-2" nipples2' unistrutBattery or power supply2'-2x6G...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:34:48 PDT
Large Distressed Gear for Steampunk Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Distressed-Gear-for-Steampunk-Costumes/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 13:20:27 PDT
Quill http://www.instructables.com/id/Quill/
Quill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/7Z36/HXTZPKTM/F1O7Z36HXTZPKTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/7Z36/HXTZPKTM/F1O7Z36HXTZPKTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/7Z36/HXTZPKTM/F1O7Z36HXTZPKTM.SMALL.jpg Triclaw Today we write with computer keyboards and stylus. Some people still with a pen. Long before the pen and pencil there was the quill and ink and before that chisels and stylus (hummmm). Lets make history To make a quill you need a feather one from a larger bird. I used a turkey feather but any la...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:25:35 PDT
How to: Make a Leather Vambrace 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Leather-Vambrace-2/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 18:21:29 PDT
Leather Shoulder Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Shoulder-Armor/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 16:06:06 PDT
A Steampunk high quality MP3 Player http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Steampunk-high-quality-MPR-3-Player/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 03:11:46 PDT
How to make a steampunk USB flash drive http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-steampunk-USB-flash-drive/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 14:03:27 PDT
A Mechanical Iris Window With Porthole http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Mechanical-Iris-Window-With-Porthole/
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:42:51 PDT
My Steampunk Keyboard version http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Steampunk-Keyboard-version/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:19:07 PDT
Steampunked detector for fluorescent seals and hallmarks http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunked-detector-for-fluorescent-seals-and-hal/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 04:06:05 PDT
Laser cut wood cell phone holder. "I made it at Techshop" http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-wood-cell-phone-holder-I-made-it-at-Tech/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 12:00:06 PDT
"Stirling" pan http://www.instructables.com/id/Stirling-pan/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 12:10:38 PDT
The THEATRUM MAGICUS - A Steampunk Media Player for Music, Photos and Movies http://www.instructables.com/id/The-THEATRUM-MAGICUS-A-Steampunk-Media-Player-for-/
The THEATRUM MAGICUS - A Steampunk Media Player for Music, Photos and Movies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/N9UH/HQJTHHRJ/FF7N9UHHQJTHHRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/N9UH/HQJTHHRJ/FF7N9UHHQJTHHRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/N9UH/HQJTHHRJ/FF7N9UHHQJTHHRJ.SMALL.jpg thechocolatist Dear Steampunkers, dear Friends I few months ago I was cleaning up my Steampunk Lab and I discovered a lot of old stuff and remains from other projects. There was a beautiful wooden body housing from an old SABA radio, a lot of brass fittings, screws and so on. A few days later I was called from a ...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 21:59:22 PST
Steampunk Mood Machine II http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Mood-Machine-II/
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 17:24:14 PST
Steampunk VU Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-VU-Meter/
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 15:16:51 PST
DIY Steampunk Gun Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Steampunk-Gun-Prop/
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 21:36:39 PST
YASUS: Yet Another Steampunk USB Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/YASUS-Yet-Another-Steampunk-USB-Stick/
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 07:03:09 PST
Steampunk Cup of Drinking http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Cup-of-Drinking/
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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 03:04:28 PST
The Brassberry (Raspberry Pi) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Brassberry-Raspberry-Pi/
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 15:25:21 PST
Steampunk Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Gun-2/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 16:35:52 PST
A Raspberry Pi or Mr. Clock-workers server http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Raspberry-Pi-or-Mr-Clock-workers-server/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 02:51:47 PST
Steampunk Menorah: The Grunambulorah http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Menorah-The-Grunambulorah/
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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 12:46:08 PST
Tesla's Angelpunk Desk Lamp Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Teslas-anglepunk/
Tesla's Angelpunk Desk Lamp Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/UXNK/HNXRSN20/FG9UXNKHNXRSN20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/UXNK/HNXRSN20/FG9UXNKHNXRSN20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/UXNK/HNXRSN20/FG9UXNKHNXRSN20.SMALL.jpg Grasshopper1221 I found this Unique Angel base Not really sure what it did come off of, I Paid 1 dollar for it at my local Flea market.  I thought maybe it was silver and took a chance for a buck. It was not Silver, but it was in fact pot metal.  A nice piece to try to make something really nice I understand this i...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 19:36:01 PST
Steampunk Chiller http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Chiller/
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 17:05:29 PST
The Steampunk MP3 Music Player http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Steampunk-MP3-Music-Player/
The Steampunk MP3 Music Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/G4U2/HNL5QRID/FECG4U2HNL5QRID.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/G4U2/HNL5QRID/FECG4U2HNL5QRID.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/G4U2/HNL5QRID/FECG4U2HNL5QRID.SMALL.jpg thechocolatist Dear Steampunkers, dear followers and friends There is nothing more special than to undertake an expedition in Steampunk style and to sleep in the tents out in the forest. And when you sit together by candle light and a camp fire may you would like to listen to some Steampunk tunes. That's why I bu...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 10:06:07 PST
BRONZE Steampunk SOLAR light, http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-punk-BRONZE-light/
BRONZE Steampunk SOLAR light, - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/SF2N/HMKLN6Q0/FY1SF2NHMKLN6Q0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/SF2N/HMKLN6Q0/FY1SF2NHMKLN6Q0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/SF2N/HMKLN6Q0/FY1SF2NHMKLN6Q0.SMALL.jpg jimmysymo I found,an old bronze agricultural water tap used for crops in my Kibbutz in ISRAEL.In the 1950's.It was joined to some 2 inch iron pipes all rusted up.It took me a week to get it all cleaned up.Then I saw that I could make some thing (nice) with it. Using  my spare time it took me another couple of...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 10:11:50 PDT
Steampunk Gentleman's Cane http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Gentlemans-Cane/
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 20:20:47 PDT
Laser-etched Equipment Nameplates http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-etched-Equipment-Nameplates/
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Wed, 2 Oct 2013 13:28:49 PDT
Steampunked-Talking-Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunked-Talking-Book/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 01:56:33 PDT
The Steampunk Pendulum Clock of the Airship Pirate http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Steampunk-Pendulum-Clock-of-the-Airship-Pirate/
The Steampunk Pendulum Clock of the Airship Pirate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/8E85/HLSH8SP9/FI58E85HLSH8SP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/8E85/HLSH8SP9/FI58E85HLSH8SP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/8E85/HLSH8SP9/FI58E85HLSH8SP9.SMALL.jpg thechocolatist Dear Steampunkers, dear followers and friends This time I present you a small project without any electronics... everything is running mechanically! The Steampunk Pendulum Clock of the Airship Pirate: The old Junghans clockwork from 1912 The old watch is a Junghans from 1912 from Germany. I f...
By: thechocolatist

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Sat, 21 Sep 2013 11:36:14 PDT
Steampunk Retro Remote Control (aka 'The Brick') http://www.instructables.com/id/SteampunkRetro-Remote-Control-aka-The-Brick/
Steampunk Retro Remote Control (aka 'The Brick') - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/PB48/HKVL84YB/F4PPB48HKVL84YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/PB48/HKVL84YB/F4PPB48HKVL84YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/PB48/HKVL84YB/F4PPB48HKVL84YB.SMALL.jpg bricabracwizard Most remote controls look pretty much the same, they serve a purpose.....they could look good too.  This is for my Steampunk sound system.  I haven't seen any steampunk remote controls on the web (googling 'steampunk remote control' - virtual ones exist though) so I thought I would create this one....
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Mon, 2 Sep 2013 21:11:00 PDT
DIY neon fuses http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-neon-fuses/
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 21:46:55 PDT
Goggles for DeathRays (steampunk) http://www.instructables.com/id/Goggles-for-DeathRays-steampunked/
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Sat, 3 Aug 2013 16:52:25 PDT
The Steampunk Data Storage "METROPOLIS I" http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Steampunk-Data-Storage-METROPOLIS-I/
The Steampunk Data Storage "METROPOLIS I" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/2RRN/HJKC4RIT/FTQ2RRNHJKC4RIT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/2RRN/HJKC4RIT/FTQ2RRNHJKC4RIT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/2RRN/HJKC4RIT/FTQ2RRNHJKC4RIT.SMALL.jpg thechocolatist Dear Steampunkers, dear friends and followers This time an instructable which you can finish in just one hour or while you drink a beer. It's not always so difficult to build something unique and special. May you will discover some tricks to speed up your building. After I finished the Steampunk "W...
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 11:54:22 PDT
Steampunk Reverse Peltier Machine (aka The electro-mechanical room freshener) http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Reverse-Peltier-Machine-aka-The-electro/
Steampunk Reverse Peltier Machine (aka The electro-mechanical room freshener) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/SQ9P/HJKC212Q/FJGSQ9PHJKC212Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/SQ9P/HJKC212Q/FJGSQ9PHJKC212Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/SQ9P/HJKC212Q/FJGSQ9PHJKC212Q.SMALL.jpg cutshopguy Some months ago, while browsing Instructables I came across a post  by Joohansson  (http://www.instructables.com/member/Joohansson/) showing how he had used the thermo-electric Peltier effect to power a fan with a small candle. Subsequently he has also shown how to use a similar device to make a pho...
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 03:55:38 PDT
Hemisphere Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Hemisphere-Keyboard/
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 07:42:36 PDT
The Steampunkers Pocket Machine - or a victorian MP3 Player http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Steampunkers-Pocket-Machine-or-a-victorian-M/
The Steampunkers Pocket Machine - or a victorian MP3 Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/MBA8/HIGF1F0Z/FWUMBA8HIGF1F0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/MBA8/HIGF1F0Z/FWUMBA8HIGF1F0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/MBA8/HIGF1F0Z/FWUMBA8HIGF1F0Z.SMALL.jpg thechocolatist Dear Steampunkers out there, dear followers I would like to present you this time something steampunky which is based on a small machine we used some years ago, before we got our Smart Phones. During one of my expeditions thrue the junk yards in my town I found three old DELL AXIM Pocket Computers....
By: thechocolatist

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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 07:57:00 PDT
Steampunk Box Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Box-Lamp/
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Thu, 20 Jun 2013 21:39:13 PDT
The amazing Plasma Binary Clock, Steampunk style. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-amazing-Plasma-Binary-Clock-Steampunk-style/
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 02:16:38 PDT
Steampunked-candle-light http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunked-candle-light/
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 09:02:47 PDT
The Steampunk "Wildbad 7" http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Steampunk-Wildbad-7/
The Steampunk "Wildbad 7" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/LLRK/HH2VJ8ZW/F0ULLRKHH2VJ8ZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/LLRK/HH2VJ8ZW/F0ULLRKHH2VJ8ZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/LLRK/HH2VJ8ZW/F0ULLRKHH2VJ8ZW.SMALL.jpg thechocolatist Dear Steampunkers, dear Followers and DIY Fans out there Today I would like to share a new Steampunk project with you. May I can give you some inspiration to build your own unique music machine. The "Wildbad 7" is based on an old tube radio from SABA made in 1957 which was completely destroyed by a...
By: thechocolatist

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Sun, 26 May 2013 10:05:37 PDT
Steampunk Decision Making Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Decision-Making-Machine/
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Mon, 13 May 2013 21:27:52 PDT
Cyberpunk Wig http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyberpunk-Wig/
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Sun, 5 May 2013 15:24:13 PDT