Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - hack - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 May 2015 00:01:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 3D Printer Enclosure / Maker Space http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Enclosure-Maker-Space/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 02:34:05 PDT
Smart Charger - Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Charger-Hack/
Smart Charger - Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/V9GH/I9YBNF04/F7DV9GHI9YBNF04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/V9GH/I9YBNF04/F7DV9GHI9YBNF04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/V9GH/I9YBNF04/F7DV9GHI9YBNF04.SMALL.jpg Narzan Qarma I had problems with my LED light; always when I need it I find the battery empty. So, I opened it to look inside and found this old liquid battery. This type of battery needs to be charged every 3-4 days, and I do not want always to connect to the electricity plug, so I change it with two laptop...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 09:57:17 PDT
Turn an old cellphone into a data sending device (using an arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-old-cellphone-into-a-data-sending-device-u/
Turn an old cellphone into a data sending device (using an arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/ED5O/I9WM3RF9/F7GED5OI9WM3RF9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/ED5O/I9WM3RF9/F7GED5OI9WM3RF9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/ED5O/I9WM3RF9/F7GED5OI9WM3RF9.SMALL.jpg Candymanproductions What will this device do?When complete, the combination of circuitry, arduino and modded cellphone will be able to autonomously send data through texts via the cellular network. This could be sensor data, for example from weather sensors.What am I going to show you in this tutorial?In this tutorial ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 07:35:17 PDT
DIY Rain Barrel - sized for an apartment http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rain-Barrel-sized-for-an-apartment/
DIY Rain Barrel - sized for an apartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/TBIQ/I9UDCKOY/FWITBIQI9UDCKOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/TBIQ/I9UDCKOY/FWITBIQI9UDCKOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/TBIQ/I9UDCKOY/FWITBIQI9UDCKOY.SMALL.jpg chriselsasser A simple step by step guide by @chriselsasser. ** Before starting you can check your local rain-water collection regulations at http://www.enlight-inc.com/blog/?p=1036 Materials & tools list All of the items you will need for the project. I’ll always recommend supporting your local hardwar...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 16:20:27 PDT
Add a speaker to your bluetooth speaker. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetoothify-any-Speaker-for-cheap/
Add a speaker to your bluetooth speaker. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/51P5/I9OSLEGS/FCH51P5I9OSLEGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/51P5/I9OSLEGS/FCH51P5I9OSLEGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/51P5/I9OSLEGS/FCH51P5I9OSLEGS.SMALL.jpg Aaron98 Hi everyone,Today I will be showing you how to add an external speaker to your bluetooth speaker. Then if you like, you will be able to turn off your bluetooth speaker while still using your auxilary speaker or speakers. You may ask; why would you do this? The reason is, you can connect, say your su...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 16:26:07 PDT
Hack and upgrade your stereo system with a bluetooth module http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-and-upgrade-your-stereo-system/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 22:53:53 PDT
Simple External Telephone Ringer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-External-Telephone-Ringer/
Simple External Telephone Ringer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/5SFJ/I9E1EGOA/FT25SFJI9E1EGOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/5SFJ/I9E1EGOA/FT25SFJI9E1EGOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/5SFJ/I9E1EGOA/FT25SFJI9E1EGOA.SMALL.jpg fletcherjeremiah This is a simple external ringer for a landline telephone. Have you ever missed an important call because you didn't hear the phone? Or maybe you'd rather not wait by the phone for that special someone? Then this is exactly what you need! This ringer will allow you to hear incoming calls throughout ...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 14:19:20 PDT
Hack wifi !!!!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-wifi-/
Hack wifi !!!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/7O5Y/I99QZXE0/FB17O5YI99QZXE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/7O5Y/I99QZXE0/FB17O5YI99QZXE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/7O5Y/I99QZXE0/FB17O5YI99QZXE0.SMALL.jpg sherwindavis Kali Linux can be used for many things, but it probably is best known for its ability to penetration test, or “hack,” WPA and WPA2 networks. There are hundreds of Windows applications that claim they can hack WPA; don’t get them! They’re just scams, used by professional hackers, to lure newbie or...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 04:03:13 PDT
Fading RGB Keyboard Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Fading-RGB-Keyboard-Light/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 14:00:14 PDT
Diced Onion Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Diced-Onion-Hack/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:06:16 PDT
Glue your RFID Card to Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Glue-your-RFID-Card-to-Phone/
Glue your RFID Card to Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZAI/I8SLRYQ9/FJWUZAII8SLRYQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZAI/I8SLRYQ9/FJWUZAII8SLRYQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZAI/I8SLRYQ9/FJWUZAII8SLRYQ9.SMALL.jpg timcam I superglued my school ID card to my phone. Why you ask? Well, as student at UC Berkeley many of my buildings, labs, and rooms are RFID access only. Our student ID is the cardkey. But that means anytime I want to go between labs or buildings I have to take my card or wallet. I was often leaving my c...
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:58:35 PDT
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Drill-Powerful-Gearmotor/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:56:51 PDT
How To Hide File Behind Image ? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Hide-File-Behind-Image-/
How To Hide File Behind Image ? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/2AT2/I8BGL6HM/FL62AT2I8BGL6HM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/2AT2/I8BGL6HM/FL62AT2I8BGL6HM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/2AT2/I8BGL6HM/FL62AT2I8BGL6HM.SMALL.jpg ishuyash this is instructable to show how to hide file behind image.In order to do this you should have basic understanding of command line, but if you don't know check out tutorial Select an image to be used for hiding file behind the image. Now select a file to hide behind the image and make it in ....
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 14:05:29 PDT
Bamboo Laptop Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Laptop-Cooler/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 19:43:10 PDT
WiFi security in Home and Office http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-security-in-Home-and-Office/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 04:39:52 PDT
How to Protect any 18650 Cell http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Protect-any-18650-Cell/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:58:28 PDT
My Pedal Pony: a Costume for your Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Pedal-Pony-a-Costume-for-your-Bike/
My Pedal Pony: a Costume for your Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/FAX0/I7NL2WAO/FM2FAX0I7NL2WAO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/FAX0/I7NL2WAO/FM2FAX0I7NL2WAO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/FAX0/I7NL2WAO/FM2FAX0I7NL2WAO.SMALL.jpg ceejwells I built this horse to dress up my bike for cruiser rides, parades, special events. I made it so it easily attaches with zip ties and doesn't permanently stay on the bike. I like to put it on the bike once I take it off my car rack and I'm at the event, then I snip the zip ties and take it off before...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:04:39 PDT
Mech Tommy 20-->"Striker" Shotgun Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Buzz-Bee-Mech-Tommy-20-Striker-12-MOD/
Mech Tommy 20-->"Striker" Shotgun Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/5HLW/I7HG7VPT/FX05HLWI7HG7VPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/5HLW/I7HG7VPT/FX05HLWI7HG7VPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/5HLW/I7HG7VPT/FX05HLWI7HG7VPT.SMALL.jpg gunnyboy Hello again, fellow DIY'ers. Today, I'll be showing you how to mod a Buzz Bee Toys Mech Tommy 20 to look like an Armsel Striker, a 12 gauge assault shotgun. I bought this little toy gun at a thrift store for $4 cause I thought it would be fun to mod, and I noticed that it had a faint resemblance to ...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:26:52 PDT
Vintage Flash Light Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Flash-Light-Lamp/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:08:03 PDT
How to replicate fingerprints http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replicate-fingerprints/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 02:25:26 PDT
DIY Game & Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Game-Watch/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:23:40 PDT
Butcher block countertop table (IKEA hack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Butcher-block-countertop-table-IKEA-hack/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:56:23 PDT
Bachelor's homemade powered pepper grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/Bachelors-homemade-powered-pepper-grinder/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:03:51 PDT
DIY micro USB to lightning cable adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-micro-USB-to-lightning-cable-adapter/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 19:39:42 PDT
SUPER FAST ANDROID http://www.instructables.com/id/SUPER-FAST-ANDROID/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 13:08:26 PST
Shotgun Shell LED Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-Shell-LED-Candles/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:59:08 PST
Floating Shelf For TV http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Shelf-For-TV/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:31:38 PST
Up-Cycle a Vintage Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-Cycle-a-Vintage-Flashlight/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:34:20 PST
Power Logic Probe http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Logic-Probe/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:09:48 PST
Fire Tubes - Original and New Compartment Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Tubes-Original-and-New-Compartment-Design/
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By: Not-Dead Undead

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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:49:35 PST
Mouthwash Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Mouthwash-Hack/
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By: 1710hammer

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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 21:11:52 PST
Add on PC stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-on-PC-stand/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 23:30:50 PST
Duct Tape Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Organizer/
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By: Engineer of None

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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 12:21:56 PST
DIY Super Selfie Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Selfie-Stick/
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By: KRA5H

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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 10:32:01 PST
Low budget stereo amp from an ipod dock, reuse, recycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-budget-stereo-amp-from-an-ipod-dock-reuse-recy/
Low budget stereo amp from an ipod dock, reuse, recycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/QW94/I6003PSE/FZFQW94I6003PSE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/QW94/I6003PSE/FZFQW94I6003PSE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/QW94/I6003PSE/FZFQW94I6003PSE.SMALL.jpg ke4mcl There's been a renewed interest in stereo systems. Things like turntables and tape players have caught people's fancy once again. Tangible media has something a download will never have, it's an item you can display, hold in your hand, or physically gift to another fan of the format. With this renew...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 19:15:43 PST
Self propelled Kiddo Chariot from old garden wagon and mobility scooter on a $100 to $200 budget. http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-propelled-Kiddo-Chariot-from-old-garden-wagon/
Self propelled Kiddo Chariot from old garden wagon and mobility scooter on a $100 to $200 budget. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/MLWN/I6000FCB/FGHMLWNI6000FCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/MLWN/I6000FCB/FGHMLWNI6000FCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/MLWN/I6000FCB/FGHMLWNI6000FCB.SMALL.jpg elmarco38 A year or two ago, I took my two kids to the renaissance faire, and my wife and I lugged them around in this garden wagon. It was a great idea, however we had no idea how sore we'd be the next day after pulling them around for about 10 miles. So, I got the bright idea, "I've got to put a motor on...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 04:49:24 PST
Use the Switcheroo to unlock doors with your smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-the-Switcheroo-to-unlock-doors-with-your-smart/
Use the Switcheroo to unlock doors with your smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/93PS/I5P7J0BV/F8H93PSI5P7J0BV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/93PS/I5P7J0BV/F8H93PSI5P7J0BV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/93PS/I5P7J0BV/F8H93PSI5P7J0BV.SMALL.jpg dangerousthings Use the Switcheroo to upgrade an electronic deadbolt so you can open it with your smartphone or tablet! The Switcheroo is a Bluetooth low energy development board that allows your Bluetooth enabled device to control things. Build your own projects or modify existing devices - it's a cinch with Switc...
By: dangerousthings

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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 12:45:29 PST
IKEA Table with under-shelf storage http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Table-with-under-shelf-storage/
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By: dtska

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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 18:05:50 PST
Basic Hand Held Radio Hack For a Motorcyclist. http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Hand-Held-Radio-Hack-For-a-Motorcyclist/
Basic Hand Held Radio Hack For a Motorcyclist. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/KFWH/GVOW53TK/FOIKFWHGVOW53TK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/KFWH/GVOW53TK/FOIKFWHGVOW53TK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/KFWH/GVOW53TK/FOIKFWHGVOW53TK.SMALL.jpg sswanton As part of our Industrial design module in university we were given the brief of hacking a basic handheld radio (sony icf-s22) with the view to designing a radio for a specific user. I chose to design a handlebar mounted radio for a motorcyclist that would connect wirelessly to a headset within the ...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2011 19:24:43 PST
Use the Switcheroo to turn on lights with your smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-the-Switcheroo-to-turn-on-lights-with-your-sma/
Use the Switcheroo to turn on lights with your smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/35VX/I5P7J1KB/FG735VXI5P7J1KB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/35VX/I5P7J1KB/FG735VXI5P7J1KB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/35VX/I5P7J1KB/FG735VXI5P7J1KB.SMALL.jpg dangerousthings The Switcheroo is meant to control small current, low power DC voltages like those commonly used in small devices. Switching on a lamp is a high current, high power AC voltage application. The easiest and safest way to switch these types of things with your smartphone and Switcheroo is to modify ano...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 12:45:29 PST
How to Make a Magnetic Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Magnetic-Tray/
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By: Engineer of None

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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 15:31:45 PST
Simple carabiner Altoids tin hack. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-carabiner-Altoids-tin-hack/
Simple carabiner Altoids tin hack. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/FOAG/I5GNBJ7V/FNTFOAGI5GNBJ7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/FOAG/I5GNBJ7V/FNTFOAGI5GNBJ7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/FOAG/I5GNBJ7V/FNTFOAGI5GNBJ7V.SMALL.jpg P1XEL00 In this tutorial I will be showing you how to attach an Altoids tin to a carabiner so you can clip your survival kits where ever you want for easier transportation.I hope you like this instructable if you do please vote, subscribe and like.thanx #P1XEL00 What you will need. you will needParacordm...
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:51:47 PST
Navagating a Dollar Store for Instructables Hacks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Navagating-a-Dollar-Store-for-Instructables-Hacks/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:29:13 PST
Groundhog Day Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Groundhog-Day-Alarm-Clock/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 08:30:20 PST
Speed Up Your PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Speed-Up-Your-PC/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 14:11:41 PST
0.5mm Precision Solder Pencil... or Got Lead? http://www.instructables.com/id/05mm-Precision-Solder-Dispenser-or-Solder-Doodling/
0.5mm Precision Solder Pencil... or Got Lead? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/GY3E/I55MXDZ3/F5YGY3EI55MXDZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/GY3E/I55MXDZ3/F5YGY3EI55MXDZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/GY3E/I55MXDZ3/F5YGY3EI55MXDZ3.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome Good afternoon all Makers, Tinkers, and Hackers. This is going to be a quick little tip to help you out with thin gauge solder. I like thin solder as it is easier to work with, but alas I have been given large hands. So I was thinking up a solution to keep solder close to my work piece, with a ...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:48:55 PST
DIY Wipe-On Poly Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wipe-On-Poly-Hack/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:28:01 PST
How to Document your Busy Bees http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Document-your-Busy-Bees/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:12:30 PST
Copy a Car Key with a 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Copy-a-Car-Key-with-a-3D-Printer/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 14:41:06 PST
Folding Chair Charcoal Forge http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Chair-Charcoal-Forge/
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By: macniven

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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 08:15:40 PST