Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - video-games - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:54:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Mod Gamecube Power LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-Gamecube-Power-LED/
Mod Gamecube Power LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/MXGN/ID7UU31V/F1YMXGNID7UU31V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/MXGN/ID7UU31V/F1YMXGNID7UU31V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/MXGN/ID7UU31V/F1YMXGNID7UU31V.SMALL.jpg Slot1Gamer Stock color LEDs are BORING! No matter what the color is..Make your GameCube stand out!This tutorial is great for people wanting to get a start in modding consoles and electronics, so let's get started! Parts and Tools Required You will only need a few tools and about 20 minutes of time to do thi...
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 22:05:12 PDT
How to Modify a PlayStation 4 Controller: Paint and Thumb Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Modify-a-PlayStation-4-Controller-Paint-and/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 15:47:27 PDT
Mega Man 8-bit Mega Mural from Ceramic Tiles http://www.instructables.com/id/Mega-Man-8-bit-Mega-Mural-from-Ceramic-Tiles/
Mega Man 8-bit Mega Mural from Ceramic Tiles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/58N1/ICO0CWL0/FIB58N1ICO0CWL0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/58N1/ICO0CWL0/FIB58N1ICO0CWL0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/58N1/ICO0CWL0/FIB58N1ICO0CWL0.SMALL.jpg sradtke Our company had a huge, gray cinderblock wall in our otherwise well-decorated advertising agency. I saw an opportunity for a gigantic 8-bit Mega Man battle scene. The design is based on the Mega Man game from 1987.The 8-bit characters in the mural were created with 4’ x 4’ ceramic tiles for the “pix...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:56:19 PDT
Batman Arkham Knight Utility Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Arkham-Knight-Utility-Belt/
Batman Arkham Knight Utility Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/W74O/IC6IL8E2/F83W74OIC6IL8E2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/W74O/IC6IL8E2/F83W74OIC6IL8E2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/W74O/IC6IL8E2/F83W74OIC6IL8E2.SMALL.jpg sradtke I'm a big fan of the costume design from the Batman Arkham video game series. And when I saw the fantastic utility belt Batman wears in the latest game Batman Arkham Knight, I set about to make my own. It's an unusual design with oversize pouches with leather flaps, funky scalloped wings on the buck...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 21:50:48 PDT
Making a Space Invaders Toilet Roll Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Space-Invaders-Toilet-Roll-Holder/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 02:21:48 PDT
Crossy Road Chicken Made with Papercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Crossy-Road-Chicken-Made-with-Papercraft/
Crossy Road Chicken Made with Papercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/75Y7/IB6C41PI/FPO75Y7IB6C41PI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/75Y7/IB6C41PI/FPO75Y7IB6C41PI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/75Y7/IB6C41PI/FPO75Y7IB6C41PI.SMALL.jpg FPSXGames In this awesome instructable I'll show you how I made a papercraft chicken from the popular mobile game Crossy Road.Things you will need; The printable papercraft templates can be downloaded here; Crossy Road Chicken TemplatesScissors, PVA glue, brush. Print Out the Templates The templates can b...
By: FPSXGames

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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 03:37:35 PDT
Legend of Zelda Bartop Arcade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-Bartop-Arcade-Cabinet/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 00:05:33 PDT
How to build an Arcade Machine in 4 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-Arcade-Machine-in-4-minutes/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 11:20:49 PDT
Portable Wireless MAME Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Wireless-MAME-Controller/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 16:00:24 PDT
MakeyMakey: How to play Gravity Guy by jumping http://www.instructables.com/id/MakeyMakey-How-to-play-Gravity-Guy-by-jumping/
MakeyMakey: How to play Gravity Guy by jumping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/LTYU/IA56P1H0/FMGLTYUIA56P1H0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/LTYU/IA56P1H0/FMGLTYUIA56P1H0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/LTYU/IA56P1H0/FMGLTYUIA56P1H0.SMALL.jpg makerspace_burch Playing games in a traditional way with your keyboard or mouse can be really boring. To make a great system for group playing you only need a MaKey MaKey and a few wires, along with a bit of aluminum foil. Making a platform for jumping You simply need to cover 5 notebooks with aluminum foil and g...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 05:35:17 PDT
Making a Crossy Road Chicken http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Crossy-Road-Chicken/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 12:09:15 PDT
NES MAX Joystick Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-MAX-Joystick-Mod/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 20:34:40 PDT
Racing Seat 2.1 + Passenger Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Racing-Seat-21/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:28:48 PDT
Digital High Score Display for Game Room / Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-High-Score-Display-for-Game-Room-Arcade/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 22:47:12 PDT
Vibration triggers on PlayStation 3 Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Vibration-triggers-on-DualShock-3/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 22:15:27 PDT
Foamboard Master Sword (unpowered) from Legend of Zelda Windwaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Foamboard-Master-Sword-unpowered-from-Legend-of-Ze/
Foamboard Master Sword (unpowered) from Legend of Zelda Windwaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/Y3I0/I6YY1Q55/FLWY3I0I6YY1Q55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/Y3I0/I6YY1Q55/FLWY3I0I6YY1Q55.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/Y3I0/I6YY1Q55/FLWY3I0I6YY1Q55.SMALL.jpg Cairdy Crafts Welcome to another instructable from Cairdy Crafts!Recently, I've got into making foamboard swords and shields in a big way and, being a big Legend of Zelda fan, I started looking into the different swords Link wields. It turns out he handles over 50 swords spanning the different LoZ games. So, I ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 15:43:13 PDT
Board Game - MakeyMakey http://www.instructables.com/id/Board-Game-MakeyMakey/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:39:25 PST
Dragon Age Inquisition Foam Board Shield tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Age-Inquisition-Foam-Board-Shield-tutorial/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 12:58:38 PST
Cardboard Feet DDR http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Feet-DDR/
Cardboard Feet DDR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/REBD/I50XP4PZ/FY7REBDI50XP4PZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/REBD/I50XP4PZ/FY7REBDI50XP4PZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/REBD/I50XP4PZ/FY7REBDI50XP4PZ.SMALL.jpg smalltortoise For more projects and a summary follow up from our January build night, please see this thread!This is a fun project that lets you control a Dance Dance Revolution type of game with mini cardboard feet.This uses the MaKey MaKey, an electronics invention kit that connects to a computer with USB 2.0. ...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 21:15:10 PST
Stand Up Arcade Controllers using Adult Walkers http://www.instructables.com/id/Stand-Up-Arcade-Controllers-using-Adult-Walkers/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:44:49 PST
How to make a Minecraft axe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Minecraft-axe/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 15:35:28 PST
Plywood Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Arcade-Machine/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 21:53:26 PST
Project Ingrid – turns your chair into the pilot seat! http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Ingrid-turns-your-chair-into-the-pilot-sea/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 05:10:57 PST
Mario Mural http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Mural/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:04:57 PST
Full scale Fighter Jet Cockpit from cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-scale-Fighter-Jet-Cockpit-from-cardboard/
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:13:19 PST
Ikeakade - Hidden Arcade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikeakade-Hidden-Arcade-Cabinet/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 23:12:24 PST
Supercade - How to Design and Build a Bar Top MAME Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Supercade-How-to-Design-and-Build-a-Bar-Top-MAME-A/
Supercade - How to Design and Build a Bar Top MAME Arcade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TTN3/I327LP01/FFPTTN3I327LP01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TTN3/I327LP01/FFPTTN3I327LP01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TTN3/I327LP01/FFPTTN3I327LP01.SMALL.jpg rghoff Doing a MAME (Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator) machine build is one of the more challenging DIY projects you will come across in terms of skill sets and tools. By the time you are done, you will have used your wood working/furniture building, electrician, painting/finishing, PC building and, final...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 19:13:10 PST
Zelda cross stitch clock + pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-cross-stitch-clock-pattern/
Zelda cross stitch clock + pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/QMGE/I301LY9A/FQEQMGEI301LY9A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/QMGE/I301LY9A/FQEQMGEI301LY9A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/QMGE/I301LY9A/FQEQMGEI301LY9A.SMALL.jpg ExquiseMarquise I made this clock after BunnieBard's great tutorial for a boo clock. All credit goes to her. Thanks for a fantastic idea!I'll shamelessly copy what I have written about cross stitching in my other cross stitching tutorials. If you're already familiar with cross stitching, you can go directly to ste...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:25:52 PST
How To Make A Skyrim T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Skyrim-T-shirt/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 22:29:28 PDT
Kinect Laser Harp http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinect-Laser-Harp/
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 09:43:11 PST
Puzzle and Dragons beginner's guide (updated for version 8.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-and-Dragons-beginners-guide/
Puzzle and Dragons beginner's guide (updated for version 8.0) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/SD51/I0LCLI6R/FX4SD51I0LCLI6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/SD51/I0LCLI6R/FX4SD51I0LCLI6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/SD51/I0LCLI6R/FX4SD51I0LCLI6R.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I recently passed my 500th day on Puzzle and Dragons and I just can't stop. :DFor those of you not sure what Puzzle and Dragons is, have a look at the official website. It's a puzzle based Pokemon-ish battle game in which you build teams of monsters and take on dungeons. It's available on iProducts,...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:52:50 PDT
Super Mario Mushroom Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Mushroom-Birdhouse/
Super Mario Mushroom Birdhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/RQFR/I0NWJDDM/FJJRQFRI0NWJDDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/RQFR/I0NWJDDM/FJJRQFRI0NWJDDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/RQFR/I0NWJDDM/FJJRQFRI0NWJDDM.SMALL.jpg kludge77 Making a Super Mario Bros Mushroom Birdhouse turned from a log. This build was a lot of fun and I think it will make a geeky addition to my garden!This was turned from a pear tree that came down in a storm a couple winters back. It is easy wood to work with and turned easy. The trick was hollowing o...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:52:06 PDT
Foamboard Minecraft Diamond Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Foamboard-Minecraft-Diamond-Sword/
Foamboard Minecraft Diamond Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/DE3S/I0HYSM0Y/FPIDE3SI0HYSM0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/DE3S/I0HYSM0Y/FPIDE3SI0HYSM0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/DE3S/I0HYSM0Y/FPIDE3SI0HYSM0Y.SMALL.jpg Cairdy Crafts As a final project for Minecraft Month over at CairdyCrafts, we will be making diamond swords out of foam board! Check out the video below for a step by step video guide to go with this Instructable! Edit: There may be a bonus Minecraft project coming out this coming Friday! Stay tuned... Coll...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:32:27 PDT
Video Game Console Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Game-Console-Cabinet/
Video Game Console Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/S5O5/HZ88RL2A/FYMS5O5HZ88RL2A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/S5O5/HZ88RL2A/FYMS5O5HZ88RL2A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/S5O5/HZ88RL2A/FYMS5O5HZ88RL2A.SMALL.jpg ThereIs0nly0ne This is an all-in-one cabinet I designed and built for my son's XBOX. I wanted something a little unusual looking and able to accommodate the console itself and a speaker system. The height of the middle of the screen is at eye level when he's sitting in front of it.Skill level - intermediate.Materi...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 05:27:38 PDT
Google Cardboard HMD for Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Cardboard-HMD-for-Tablet/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:07:05 PDT
O-Cade: Portable OUYA Mini-Arcade Cabinet with Mobile Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/O-Cade-Portable-OUYA-Mini-Arcade-Cabinet-with-Mobi/
O-Cade: Portable OUYA Mini-Arcade Cabinet with Mobile Charging Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/6QTC/I0TV99QJ/FJY6QTCI0TV99QJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/6QTC/I0TV99QJ/FJY6QTCI0TV99QJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/6QTC/I0TV99QJ/FJY6QTCI0TV99QJ.SMALL.jpg itaparcade The O-Cade is a portable battery operated mini-arcade cabinet that also has a built-in charging station for mobile phones and tablets. Imagine having your own mini-arcade cabinet that has over 800+ games available to play that can also charge your phone and tablets while you play. The O-Cade suppor...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:27:00 PDT
Touch-Device Tactile Overlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Device-Tactile-Overlay/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 11:13:01 PDT
Wheatley Clock- portal 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheatley-Clock-portal-2/
Wheatley Clock- portal 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/M8Y4/HUIS7TPQ/F2SM8Y4HUIS7TPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/M8Y4/HUIS7TPQ/F2SM8Y4HUIS7TPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/M8Y4/HUIS7TPQ/F2SM8Y4HUIS7TPQ.SMALL.jpg NicoShanks Hello Wonderful people. I am new to this website. I plan on posting things I have previously made :D This project is one I've made for a friend for christmas, its a wheatley clock, inspired from portal 2. all rights to portal 2 and its creator valve Just to let you know its more of a casing for...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 17:17:44 PDT
Game Controller Button Location Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Controller-Button-Location-Mod/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:36:33 PDT
Custom Fallout 3 Footlocker http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Fallout-3-Footlocker/
Custom Fallout 3 Footlocker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/W6CD/HTIWJ221/FIWW6CDHTIWJ221.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/W6CD/HTIWJ221/FIWW6CDHTIWJ221.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/W6CD/HTIWJ221/FIWW6CDHTIWJ221.SMALL.jpg MacPunk82 Done Product Footlocker Prep On Step one you are going to need an orbital sander, sand paper, lacquer thinner, a rag ( or paper towels will do), Primer ( I used Rust-Oleum clean metal Primer) 1. Take your footlocker and use the orbital sander with sander paper to get all rust or imperfections ...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 15:19:10 PDT
Pac-man: Life size Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Pac-man-Life-size-Edition/
Pac-man: Life size Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/XROY/HSGFXLYF/F8XXROYHSGFXLYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/XROY/HSGFXLYF/F8XXROYHSGFXLYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/XROY/HSGFXLYF/F8XXROYHSGFXLYF.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 This is Instructables club's 4th 'ible and our entry for the game.life 4 contest. If you can, take a moment to vote for us. Thanks! The kids and I brainstormed several ideas for this contest and we settled on this one because it was the most inexpensive idea we could come up with that was still pre...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 07:39:47 PDT
DIY CHERRY MICROSWITCH FOR ARCADE BUTTONS (Warning! Janky) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CHERRY-MICROSWITCH-FOR-ARCADE-BUTTONS-Warning-/
DIY CHERRY MICROSWITCH FOR ARCADE BUTTONS (Warning! Janky) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/938F/HRWNEBYL/FVS938FHRWNEBYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/938F/HRWNEBYL/FVS938FHRWNEBYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/938F/HRWNEBYL/FVS938FHRWNEBYL.SMALL.jpg KooLAiD1337 They said it couldn't be done... well more like they said it SHOULDN'T be done and was pointless with the items being so affordable... but the hell with that I dig tinkering and this is free equipment for an arcade project slapped together in less than 10 mins This is my first instructable hope you...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 01:49:51 PST
Rapid Fire Mouse Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Rapid-Fire-Mouse-Button/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:27:49 PST
Mario Brothers Piranha Plant Earrings! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Brothers-Piranha-Plant-Earrings/
Mario Brothers Piranha Plant Earrings! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/JAUO/HRTWLGY9/FPEJAUOHRTWLGY9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/JAUO/HRTWLGY9/FPEJAUOHRTWLGY9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/JAUO/HRTWLGY9/FPEJAUOHRTWLGY9.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Piranha Plant Earrings! I absolutely love Mario Brothers. And I absolutely love geek inspired crafts. These Piranha Plant earrings are my favorite to date! Supplies Let's make some. You will need: RED, GREEN and WHITE polymer clay 1 toothpick cut in half 2 Earring studs (and backs) hobby knife...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 18:31:13 PST
Tonio's Halo Flood-Infected Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonios-Halo-Flood-Infected-Costume/
Tonio's Halo Flood-Infected Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/AIG5/HR9V92Q9/FLQAIG5HR9V92Q9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/AIG5/HR9V92Q9/FLQAIG5HR9V92Q9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/AIG5/HR9V92Q9/FLQAIG5HR9V92Q9.SMALL.jpg azolina3 My son, Tonio, is a die-hard fan of the Halo franchise, so what would be better than to infect him with the Flood virus! We created this costume using about five cans of insulation foam spray, PVC pipe and glue, a rubber glove, plastic aquarium plants, Halloween makeup art, glue, wire, acrylic paint...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 21:52:56 PST
Zelda heart container Valentine http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-heart-container-Valentine/
Zelda heart container Valentine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/GTF6/HRGNR8B1/FHWGTF6HRGNR8B1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/GTF6/HRGNR8B1/FHWGTF6HRGNR8B1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/GTF6/HRGNR8B1/FHWGTF6HRGNR8B1.SMALL.jpg jadedragon043 This is a Valentine’s Day ‘card’ based off of Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time where your special someone collects heart pieces (4 total) in order to fill up their heart container. It even comes with a guideline scroll from Navi! I had already completed this before remembering I wanted to do a inst...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 18:45:06 PST
Skyrim Potion Replica #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Skyrim-Potion-Replica-1/
Skyrim Potion Replica #1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/M07C/HR3EQ5NF/FYXM07CHR3EQ5NF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/M07C/HR3EQ5NF/FYXM07CHR3EQ5NF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/M07C/HR3EQ5NF/FYXM07CHR3EQ5NF.SMALL.jpg kyle9977 Find Suitable Bottle I used an old perfume bottle, but pretty much anything will work. I found sample bottles from hotels to be especially useful for the small potions. Make/Modify Cap I was lucky enough to find a bottle which already had a large cap. I simply painted it brown and tried to ma...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 17:50:27 PST
Mass Effect Coffee Mug http://www.instructables.com/id/Mass-Effect-Coffee-Mug/
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 16:54:08 PST
DIY Flight Simulator Cockpit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Flight-Simulator-Cockpit/
DIY Flight Simulator Cockpit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/2MHU/HR3EF2FJ/F9R2MHUHR3EF2FJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/2MHU/HR3EF2FJ/F9R2MHUHR3EF2FJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/2MHU/HR3EF2FJ/F9R2MHUHR3EF2FJ.SMALL.jpg stevenarango This is by far my Favourite  Project  it 's my Second Build. The 1st Was all wood and Very Small. Playing MFSM X using a Key board,Or aJoystick, Gets a bit Boring..... So  I Decided to Build A Cockpit To House All of the Instruments I took the Measurements From a Cessna 172  , Trying to keep all ...
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 14:24:02 PST
Champagne Cork Gordon Freeman http://www.instructables.com/id/Champagne-Cork-Gordon-Freeman/
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 10:54:32 PST