Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - cheap - free - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:31:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Super Macro Camera for FREE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Macro-Camera-for-FREE/
DIY Super Macro Camera for FREE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2DG/HWFLN3PZ/FLBU2DGHWFLN3PZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2DG/HWFLN3PZ/FLBU2DGHWFLN3PZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2DG/HWFLN3PZ/FLBU2DGHWFLN3PZ.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Make your camera phone into a super macro camera for a cost next to nothing! Super easy to make with basic tools and stuff around the house.The phone used is Samsung Galaxy S2Things you will need:A good magnifying lens,2 screws and one springand if you want, a back cover (used or new)Tools needed:Sc...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 04:45:18 PDT
Cardboard Coffins (DIYing Free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Coffins-DIYing-Free/
Cardboard Coffins (DIYing Free) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RQDG/HVQFE18I/F8BRQDGHVQFE18I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RQDG/HVQFE18I/F8BRQDGHVQFE18I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RQDG/HVQFE18I/F8BRQDGHVQFE18I.SMALL.jpg Justin Tyler Tate In paying respect to the dead, to our loved ones, we often forget the cost of that respect. DIYing Free (http://diyingfree.weebly.com) is a website/project/intervention seeking to alleviate the economical and ecological costs of death through design and technology. Through the following Instructable...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 04:43:00 PDT
4 Awesome Things You Can Do With Shaving Cream (VIDEO) http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Awesome-Things-You-Can-Do-With-Shaving-Cream/
4 Awesome Things You Can Do With Shaving Cream (VIDEO) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/MDH5/HVPL0AGM/FHMMDH5HVPL0AGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/MDH5/HVPL0AGM/FHMMDH5HVPL0AGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/MDH5/HVPL0AGM/FHMMDH5HVPL0AGM.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog Click the play button on the video above and learn about 4 awesome, fun and interesting things you can do with shaving cream!If the embedded video doesn't appear for you just click this link:ShavingCreamVideo
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Tue, 27 May 2014 15:22:38 PDT
Seamless copper ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Seamless-copper-ring/
Seamless copper ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/MCXT/HTKXVF34/FBDMCXTHTKXVF34.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/MCXT/HTKXVF34/FBDMCXTHTKXVF34.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/MCXT/HTKXVF34/FBDMCXTHTKXVF34.SMALL.jpg awesomecreations This is a fast project but you can make it look really good with a little practice. I would use a copper coin and a mandrel if I had a mandrel, but I do not have one so I have to use copper that is already the correct size. If you have a mandrel I recommend looking for another ring instructable tha...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 05:23:45 PDT
Make a Striped Wooden Ring! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Striped-Wooden-Ring/
Make a Striped Wooden Ring! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/NOY7/HTNO6KLO/F82NOY7HTNO6KLO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/NOY7/HTNO6KLO/F82NOY7HTNO6KLO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/NOY7/HTNO6KLO/F82NOY7HTNO6KLO.SMALL.jpg awesomecreations This is a simple, easy to make ring made of plywood. It looks a bit different to a typical metal ring, but it is fun to make and it does not feel uncomfortable. To make your own will take you anywhere between 30 minutes to 4 hours, depending on what tools you have and how good you want it to look/f...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 02:50:53 PDT
Make a Steel ring from a coat hanger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Stainless-Steel-ring-from-a-coat-hanger/
Make a Steel ring from a coat hanger! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/GPWS/HTJR11IC/FPBGPWSHTJR11IC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/GPWS/HTJR11IC/FPBGPWSHTJR11IC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/GPWS/HTJR11IC/FPBGPWSHTJR11IC.SMALL.jpg awesomecreations This is a pretty basic project but it does require quite a lot of effort and, depending how good you want it to look, time. The great thing about this simple ring is that you don't even need to leave your house to find what you need for it! I had quite a bit of fun making this ring and I am happy w...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 07:24:20 PDT
Make a Thumb Piano (Mbira) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Thumb-Piano-Mbira/
Make a Thumb Piano (Mbira) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SMALL.jpg awesomecreations This is a basic guide for building a Thumb Piano, or Mbira. They have been made for centuries all over Africa (and a few other places) and vary a lot in shape, size and sound. They belong to a group of instruments called "Lamellophones" which are percussion instruments, although the sound an Mbira m...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 07:33:38 PDT
Jar Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Jar-Lights/
Jar Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/S8GR/HT1M3CF4/F6US8GRHT1M3CF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/S8GR/HT1M3CF4/F6US8GRHT1M3CF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/S8GR/HT1M3CF4/F6US8GRHT1M3CF4.SMALL.jpg nealdog simple and cheap indoor/ outdoor solar lights The supply's! supply's...box cutter/ utility knifehot glue and gunsharpiemason jar or other vesselcheap solar lightscrew driver is optional but makes fitting easier. getting to work one of the first steps...take apart your solar light. it should br...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:01:36 PDT
Planter Box from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-Box-from-Pallets/
Planter Box from Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/1W94/HQV6GRJJ/FHM1W94HQV6GRJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/1W94/HQV6GRJJ/FHM1W94HQV6GRJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/1W94/HQV6GRJJ/FHM1W94HQV6GRJJ.SMALL.jpg mtairymd Rendered image from CAD Drawing File – Plan 1 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B21TbB8gGNQbMEl2... Drawing File – Plan 2 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B21TbB8gGNQbUWUw... Find free pallets from Craigslist. If not available, you can purchase them locally for very little money. When...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 16:19:23 PST
Free and Dirty Conductive Thread- http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-and-Dirty-Conductive-Thread-/
Free and Dirty Conductive Thread- - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/VH7M/FNNK168B/F5DVH7MFNNK168B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/VH7M/FNNK168B/F5DVH7MFNNK168B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/VH7M/FNNK168B/F5DVH7MFNNK168B.SMALL.jpg Lftndbt Strip insulated wires to harvest the valuable copper "thread" for E-textile projects.In this I'ble I will show you my method, of stripping insulated waste cable for E-textile projects.Why pay for expensive conductive thread when there is a cheap and available source at our finger tips.Todays electro...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2008 01:01:04 PST
BB pellet firing 'bottle shotgun' - FREE and Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/BB-pellet-firing-bottle-shotgun-FREE-and-Easy/
BB pellet firing 'bottle shotgun' - FREE and Easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/1AQ6/HNICWX3V/FN51AQ6HNICWX3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/1AQ6/HNICWX3V/FN51AQ6HNICWX3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/1AQ6/HNICWX3V/FN51AQ6HNICWX3V.SMALL.jpg Jai Burlingham Here's another extremely affordable airsoft-themed project for you to try. All you will need are a few items that you are likely to have in your house, if not, they are all very inexpensive. Surprisingly this was much more effective than originally anticipated, and although it doesn't look great it ...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 09:05:51 PDT
FREE Wound FX at Home- Last minute laceration http://www.instructables.com/id/FREE-Wound-FX-at-Home-Last-minute-arm-laceration/
FREE Wound FX at Home- Last minute laceration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/AW8V/G0Y6U4F0/FI6AW8VG0Y6U4F0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/AW8V/G0Y6U4F0/FI6AW8VG0Y6U4F0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/AW8V/G0Y6U4F0/FI6AW8VG0Y6U4F0.SMALL.jpg Lftndbt This I'ble will show you how to create wound FX, at home on the cheap. With only a few items from around the average home, we shall try to accomplish some authentic looking last minute effects for our Halloween ensemble.This was created in under 45min, done 1 handed obviously. That includes picture ...
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Sun, 18 Oct 2009 18:13:00 PDT
Super easy free adjustable Tablet-Stand from cd spindle http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-easy-free-adjustable-tablet-stand-from-cd-sp/
Super easy free adjustable Tablet-Stand from cd spindle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/QNAX/HJKBTW67/F0FQNAXHJKBTW67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/QNAX/HJKBTW67/F0FQNAXHJKBTW67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/QNAX/HJKBTW67/F0FQNAXHJKBTW67.SMALL.jpg ArvidJense So I love to use my tablet for nearly all basic internet browsing; email, facebook, reddit, skype etc. But one thing that's constantly annoyed me, is that when I watch a (youtube) video, I have to keep holding the tablet steadily in front of me with one hand. This gets tiresome so I wanted to have s...
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Tue, 13 Aug 2013 13:49:38 PDT
$0 COST, 100% E-WASTE, COMPACT IMAC CLONE http://www.instructables.com/id/0-COST-100-E-WASTE-COMPACT-IMAC-CLONE/
$0 COST, 100% E-WASTE, COMPACT IMAC CLONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/1NGB/GL4Z4DXL/FI61NGBGL4Z4DXL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/1NGB/GL4Z4DXL/FI61NGBGL4Z4DXL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/1NGB/GL4Z4DXL/FI61NGBGL4Z4DXL.SMALL.jpg quickshadow_2 PLEASE KINDLY VOTE FOR MY INSTRUCTABLE IN THE "3RD EPILOG CHALLENGE", THANKS ^_^ In the beginning, this project was conceived after i had watched a documentary about E-wastes being dumped in 3rd world countries and another about the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) initiative and how it contributed to e...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2011 11:21:50 PDT
Pocket-Size Oil Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Size-Oil-Lamp/
Pocket-Size Oil Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/38Y1/5C0ETVPLWEH/FZV38Y15C0ETVPLWEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/38Y1/5C0ETVPLWEH/FZV38Y15C0ETVPLWEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/38Y1/5C0ETVPLWEH/FZV38Y15C0ETVPLWEH.SMALL.jpg CanDo Yes! Score! Free mini-shampoo bottles from that cheap hotel! Err, now what do I do with them? Why, make lamps of course! This is a lamp which will burn many oils (Canola Oil - A couple dollars at the grocery store for more than you'll ever need, and free in the kitchen - is my personal favorite). I...
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Fri, 3 Nov 2006 22:30:27 PST
The Urban Micro-Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Urban-Micro-Knife/
The Urban Micro-Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/CSSN/HH2VTWKP/F8DCSSNHH2VTWKP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/CSSN/HH2VTWKP/F8DCSSNHH2VTWKP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/CSSN/HH2VTWKP/F8DCSSNHH2VTWKP.SMALL.jpg sdfgeoff There are zillions of knife-making instructables out there, but how many of us have a propane torch? Let along a forge. And to be honest, I don't need a 20cm long knife that's indestructible. All I need is a knife thats:  - Fits in my pocket  - Easy to make if I lose it  - Can cut paper, string and...
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Sat, 25 May 2013 01:19:48 PDT
Cheap fun at $ store http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-fun-at-store/
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 13:05:35 PDT
Garden With Free Supplies http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-With-Free-Supplies/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2009 15:13:39 PDT
Free Energy http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Mako-Energy/
Free Energy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/4VOS/F9N2A4MV/FYP4VOSF9N2A4MV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/4VOS/F9N2A4MV/FYP4VOSF9N2A4MV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/4VOS/F9N2A4MV/FYP4VOSF9N2A4MV.SMALL.gif guyfrom7up In this instructable I will teach you how to suck energy from this planet called earth, even I don't know exactly how it works, but it works, can't argue with results! Sorry, no video will be added, where I live it's been snowing and it's producing terrible results. Right before it started snowing...
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Mon, 3 Dec 2007 18:46:28 PST
Photo Light Studio for small reflective objects such as Jewelry :) Cheap, Portable, Recycled Materials, and best of all, it REALLY works!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Light-Studio-for-small-reflective-objects-su/
Photo Light Studio for small reflective objects such as Jewelry :) Cheap, Portable, Recycled Materials, and best of all, it REALLY works!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/WMDC/HDYZ64SL/FKMWMDCHDYZ64SL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/WMDC/HDYZ64SL/FKMWMDCHDYZ64SL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/WMDC/HDYZ64SL/FKMWMDCHDYZ64SL.SMALL.jpg picturesofsilver Five years after learning how to make fine silver and bronze jewelry, opening my own etsy shop, purchasing a Paragon jewelry kiln, all the tools, an OTT light, and  a Canon Rebel, I was finally getting ready to invest in a light box to properly photograph the reflective little beauties. I googled 'm...
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Wed, 6 Mar 2013 18:53:38 PST
How to make real computer games. fun and only take about an hour http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-simple-computer-games./
How to make real computer games. fun and only take about an hour - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/RKXM/FDO29GVG/FFXRKXMFDO29GVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/RKXM/FDO29GVG/FFXRKXMFDO29GVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/RKXM/FDO29GVG/FFXRKXMFDO29GVG.SMALL.jpg dean-101 Hey this project will show you how to make games!!! real games for computers and it dosent require you to know any confusing codes. when you complete this project you will know some of the basics of game creating and you can make as many as you want.IF YOU NEED ANY HELP WITH THIS PROGRAM LET ME KNOW...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2008 16:12:15 PDT
How to make a WoW Private Server in 15 minutes! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-WoW-Private-Server-in-15-minutes/
How to make a WoW Private Server in 15 minutes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/O621/FP319JZ7/FY7O621FP319JZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/O621/FP319JZ7/FY7O621FP319JZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/O621/FP319JZ7/FY7O621FP319JZ7.SMALL.jpg szlatyka Well, this is my first instructable, so it's not perfect. Another thing: sorry for my bad english .-What are we going to make?-A private server, on that you (only you!) can play.-What are we going to make NOT?-A pirate server, that causes commercial trouble for the game's developers (Blizzard)! Pr...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2008 09:33:12 PDT
Make A nice and cheap paperclip top http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-nice-and-cheap-paperclip-top/
Make A nice and cheap paperclip top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/RVPU/382ERIE2PHX/FS9RVPU382ERIE2PHX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/RVPU/382ERIE2PHX/FS9RVPU382ERIE2PHX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/RVPU/382ERIE2PHX/FS9RVPU382ERIE2PHX.SMALL.jpg acaz93 This instructable shows how to make a top with a paperclip easy to make and really cheap Materials This is my first instructable so i hope you like it The materials: 1 big paperclip (I strongly recomend use colred ones they look nicer) Tools: 1 permanent marker or sharpie Long nose pliers Some...
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Sun, 17 Sep 2006 17:00:55 PDT
SatNav Bean Bag Dashboard Mount for free http://www.instructables.com/id/SatNav-Bean-Bag-Dashboard-Mount-for-free/
SatNav Bean Bag Dashboard Mount for free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/V5PF/HAUNMMTH/FR6V5PFHAUNMMTH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/V5PF/HAUNMMTH/FR6V5PFHAUNMMTH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/V5PF/HAUNMMTH/FR6V5PFHAUNMMTH.SMALL.jpg Periwinkle1 So... my SatNav is a rather venerable TomTom One.  I've had it so long because it "does the job it says on the tin".  It must have paid for itself many times over in petrol savings.  The one thing I do not like about it however is the terrible window suction cup, which, no matter how much spittle an...
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Sun, 23 Dec 2012 19:13:37 PST
Free Replacement Tip for Soldering Guns http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Replacement-Tip-for-Soldering-Guns/
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Thu, 20 Dec 2012 12:07:45 PST
Build your own DIY solar powered mobile phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-solar-powered-mobile-phone/
Build your own DIY solar powered mobile phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/W3OI/FMEGEW5X/FL8W3OIFMEGEW5X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/W3OI/FMEGEW5X/FL8W3OIFMEGEW5X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/W3OI/FMEGEW5X/FL8W3OIFMEGEW5X.SMALL.gif Corrugator Supercilii This Instructables describes in detail how to build your own solar powered mobile phone. Linear Technology article discussing solar charging, using maximum power tracking - see extracts http://cds.linear.com/docs/LT%20Journal/LTMag-V19N4-04-LT3652-JimDrew.pdf The idea dates back to 2002 when I wa...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2008 06:30:34 PDT
Make a cheap disposable camera capacitor bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-cheap-disposable-camera-capacitor-bank/
Make a cheap disposable camera capacitor bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/2M76/H1JUJEYA/FPZ2M76H1JUJEYA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/2M76/H1JUJEYA/FPZ2M76H1JUJEYA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/2M76/H1JUJEYA/FPZ2M76H1JUJEYA.SMALL.jpg Alex1M6 This instructable will show you have to make a simple capacitor bank and charger out of old disposable cameras that you can get for free at your local store. You can then use it for powering things such as coil guns or just blowing things up! See the second picture above? that was the spark created...
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Sat, 5 May 2012 08:20:34 PDT
The Stirling Engine, absorb energy from candles, coffee, and more! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Sterling-Engine-absorb-energy-from-candles-c/
The Stirling Engine, absorb energy from candles, coffee, and more! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/DQDL/FAKWPK3O/F0EDQDLFAKWPK3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/DQDL/FAKWPK3O/F0EDQDLFAKWPK3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/DQDL/FAKWPK3O/F0EDQDLFAKWPK3O.SMALL.jpg thecheatscalc There's energy all around us that's just waiting to be tapped into. Whether it's hot coffee on a cold day, light from the sun, scented candles, waste heat from electronics... there's power to be had! How about we turn it into useful power? Step in the sterling engine. Ever put a tightly filled ball...
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Fri, 21 Dec 2007 17:22:22 PST
Cardboard Box Moose Head Wall Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Box-Moose-Head-Wall-Hanging/
Cardboard Box Moose Head Wall Hanging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/LKV3/GYZNVD18/FMDLKV3GYZNVD18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/LKV3/GYZNVD18/FMDLKV3GYZNVD18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/LKV3/GYZNVD18/FMDLKV3GYZNVD18.SMALL.jpg N36 OK, so this is my first instructable, so be gentle!  What to do with an old cardboard box?  Easy, make a moose head with it...  I'll show you how. Takes about 2-3 hours. You will need There is a good chance you already have all the bits and pieces necessary already (making this pretty much FREE ...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2012 05:30:16 PST
How to do a Pin Up Style Photo-shoot at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-a-Pin-Up-Style-Photo-shoot-at-Home/
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Tue, 23 Aug 2011 10:05:37 PDT
Cheap, easy, low-waste bookshelf plans http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-low-waste-bookshelves/
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Tue, 12 Oct 2010 17:15:19 PDT
Make a Drinking Straw Heart Hairpin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Drinking-Straw-Heart-Hairpin/
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Tue, 10 Aug 2010 21:24:54 PDT
Several Easy Steps to Boost Your Computer's Speed http://www.instructables.com/id/Several-Easy-Steps-to-Boost-Your-Computers-Speed/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2008 17:07:15 PDT
Filling Sandbags the Easy way, with Sandbag Tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Filling-Sandbags-the-Easy-way-with-Sandbag-Tubes/
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Mon, 15 Mar 2010 20:04:53 PDT
Cheap, easy, low-waste platform bed plans http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-low-waste-platform-bed/
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Mon, 19 May 2008 13:37:39 PDT
Make Glass Beads From Broken Bottles (+video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Glass-Beads-From-Broken-Bottles-video/
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Mon, 15 Mar 2010 12:23:45 PDT
Survival Bracelet II http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Bracelet-II/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2010 18:29:10 PST