Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - recycle - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 1 Aug 2015 19:35:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to purify your water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-purify-your-water/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2011 02:49:34 PDT
Awesome Rustic Cooler From Broken Refrigerator and Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Rustic-Cooler-From-Broken-Refrigerator-and/
Awesome Rustic Cooler From Broken Refrigerator and Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/8H8B/IC4MUJ9K/F5V8H8BIC4MUJ9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/8H8B/IC4MUJ9K/F5V8H8BIC4MUJ9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/8H8B/IC4MUJ9K/F5V8H8BIC4MUJ9K.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver In this instructable I'll be showing you how to turn an old broken refrigerator into an awesome rustic cooler, great for parties, bonfires, and all of types of outdoor festivities. This project is easy to tackle and best of all it doesn't cost a lot to build as most of the materials are recycled or...
By: Matt2 Silver

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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 08:52:31 PDT
DIY Battery Pack for FPV (recycling 18650 cells from a laptop) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Battery-Pack-for-Quadcopter-recycling-18650-ce/
DIY Battery Pack for FPV (recycling 18650 cells from a laptop) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/SYPD/IC37EQ4A/FEYSYPDIC37EQ4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/SYPD/IC37EQ4A/FEYSYPDIC37EQ4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/SYPD/IC37EQ4A/FEYSYPDIC37EQ4A.SMALL.jpg comsa42 Old laptop cells can hold a charge long after your laptop goes kaput. Here's how to recycle those cells to make a general-purpose battery pack!This battery pack is good for things like RC planes, quadcopters, FPV, and more (if your cells have the correct C rating)! It has a nominal voltage of 11.1v ...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 15:39:27 PDT
Build a Large Self Watering Garden & Greenhouse from Reused Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Large-Self-Watering-Garden-Greenhouse-from/
Build a Large Self Watering Garden & Greenhouse from Reused Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/02HZ/IC2A3OKM/FTO02HZIC2A3OKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/02HZ/IC2A3OKM/FTO02HZIC2A3OKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/02HZ/IC2A3OKM/FTO02HZIC2A3OKM.SMALL.jpg mustangcobrax This instructable shows how I built a versatile and low maintenance above ground garden & greenhouse. This garden planter is self-watering, moisture regulating, self-filling, self-protected, and portable (with help or equipment). While not totally free, I kept my costs to a minimum by using roughly ...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 20:08:54 PDT
Outdoor Pallet Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Pallet-Garden/
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By: veryrealperson

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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:42:11 PDT
Sofia's House http://www.instructables.com/id/Sofias-House/
Sofia's House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/0VU5/IC37EJZ2/FX40VU5IC37EJZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/0VU5/IC37EJZ2/FX40VU5IC37EJZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/0VU5/IC37EJZ2/FX40VU5IC37EJZ2.SMALL.jpg Diogo Granato Sofia's House was the project that made me realize that it was possible to do much more by my self. It was my first big DIY project. Making the frame the only wood that I bought was to do the frame. It was important to have a strong and resistant frame. Roof After making the frame I bought...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 06:55:20 PDT
Garden Shed from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Shed-from-Pallets/
Garden Shed from Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/SVAM/IBT7C8EG/FIOSVAMIBT7C8EG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/SVAM/IBT7C8EG/FIOSVAMIBT7C8EG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/SVAM/IBT7C8EG/FIOSVAMIBT7C8EG.SMALL.jpg SirPhobos15 Pallets can be used for a wide variety of projects , here I am gonna show you how I turned regular shipping pallets into the biggest part of a garden shed. I hope this will in turn spark some ideas into some people and maybe save some good lumber from just being burned up or thrown out. let's see if...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:10:56 PDT
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-ULTIMATE-LIGHT-BULB-WALL-HOOK/
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SMALL.jpg CraigRJess A few months ago while looking through some of the awesome Instructables, I came across the Concrete Light Bulb Wall Hook by Whamodyne. Ever since reading that Instructable, I've been literally... "hooked".I decided to make my own version by improving upon the idea by making it as realistic as ...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:58:21 PDT
Digital sign-age on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-sign-age-on-the-cheap/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 08:58:06 PDT
Make Your Own Rechargeable Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Rechargable-Battery/
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By: Gursimran Singh 425

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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 01:22:32 PDT
Cute Cylinder Purse/Tote http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Cylinder-PurseTote/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 16:45:55 PDT
How to Build Leg Armor Using recycled cans or sheet metal http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Leg-Armor-Using-recycled-cans-or-shee/
How to Build Leg Armor Using recycled cans or sheet metal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/T7T4/IBL61XJV/FTRT7T4IBL61XJV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/T7T4/IBL61XJV/FTRT7T4IBL61XJV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/T7T4/IBL61XJV/FTRT7T4IBL61XJV.SMALL.jpg jonathant6 This is the finished Product I had to put light artificially so you could see the textures(I painted it Black ) , this is a full metal leg armor made out of tin sheet metal and recycles cans , you just need a minimum of tools and pretty much anyone can make this , I will upload the template when...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 14:39:36 PDT
Sit-ups Kit in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Sit-ups-Kit-in-a-Box/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 10:48:05 PDT
Robot Piggy Banks http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Piggy-Banks/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 11:52:31 PDT
Turn old, dead battery into new emergency light and even more http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-old-dead-battery-into-emergency-light/
Turn old, dead battery into new emergency light and even more - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/AIQL/IBDIBF92/FGTAIQLIBDIBF92.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/AIQL/IBDIBF92/FGTAIQLIBDIBF92.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/AIQL/IBDIBF92/FGTAIQLIBDIBF92.SMALL.jpg chelseabun Recycle is never getting old. It keep the world green and give old thing a new life. I love recycling, then I make new emergency light from a dead battery. Make the battery useable My dad gave me this dead battery after he replace his motorbike battery. This battery is 100% dead. When I connect a...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 12:35:00 PDT
How to make a super simple phone/tablet stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-simple-phonetablet-stand/
How to make a super simple phone/tablet stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/1VPO/IBDHNZWM/F1A1VPOIBDHNZWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/1VPO/IBDHNZWM/F1A1VPOIBDHNZWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/1VPO/IBDHNZWM/F1A1VPOIBDHNZWM.SMALL.jpg chelseabun You are tired of watching a movie but have to hold it with your hand? Your hand get tired when hold your phone/tablet to play game when you laying down? Want to make yourself a super simple phone/tablet stand? I will show you how to make a very good one. Original story My mom usually watch video ...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 12:38:06 PDT
Creating a DIY Pallet Wood Floor with free wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Wood-Floor/
Creating a DIY Pallet Wood Floor with free wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/VB9L/IBC3243I/F9YVB9LIBC3243I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/VB9L/IBC3243I/F9YVB9LIBC3243I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/VB9L/IBC3243I/F9YVB9LIBC3243I.SMALL.jpg Humboldtartdept It took some effort, it took some time, but in the end, we're super thrilled with it. Getting Started Our pantry floor was a disaster. Or, the tiny scary purposeless room we turned into a pantry had this horrible cheap carpet in it. Hardly up to task. Stopping by a pallet recycler for another ...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:52:06 PDT
Bike Wheel Wave Machine! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Wheel-Wave-Machine/
Bike Wheel Wave Machine! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/43IY/IB49M7IX/FPQ43IYIB49M7IX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/43IY/IB49M7IX/FPQ43IYIB49M7IX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/43IY/IB49M7IX/FPQ43IYIB49M7IX.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Wave back in the day in 1987, Norman Tuck made a beautiful kinetic sculpture he called "The Lariat Chain." Showing unique wave patterns that writhe and ripple through a long chain in unexpected patterns of movement, the motorized exhibit was wonderful. Standing waves and interference all came togeth...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 18:04:19 PDT
Solar Power System with Up-cycled Components. http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Power-System-with-Up-cycled-Components/
Solar Power System with Up-cycled Components. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/I9MU/IAWDKPYV/F71I9MUIAWDKPYV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/I9MU/IAWDKPYV/F71I9MUIAWDKPYV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/I9MU/IAWDKPYV/F71I9MUIAWDKPYV.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome Scope of Project.The objective of this project is to assemble and install a stand alone solar power system (Photo Voltaic or PV) . My goal is to run 2 LED light bulbs in fixtures on my workbench and charge/maintain my power tool batteries. My estimated load will be 2 x 10W/LED bulbs, and 85W for t...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 19:41:07 PDT
Pizza Box Turned Succulent Propagation Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Pizza-Box-Turned-Succulent-Propagation-Planter/
Pizza Box Turned Succulent Propagation Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/EWR9/IAWD91S5/FOOEWR9IAWD91S5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/EWR9/IAWD91S5/FOOEWR9IAWD91S5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/EWR9/IAWD91S5/FOOEWR9IAWD91S5.SMALL.jpg Jubal117 If you are planning to propagate Succulents, then you will need a large shallow planter and a pizza box is a great (and FREE!) option. Buy Succulents First things first, you need to go out shopping. Head to your near by nursery and pick out some beautiful succulents. Once they are home, you can s...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 10:22:58 PDT
Straw shrimp http://www.instructables.com/id/Straw-shrimp/
Straw shrimp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/KMBA/IARFDIWL/FXMKMBAIARFDIWL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/KMBA/IARFDIWL/FXMKMBAIARFDIWL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/KMBA/IARFDIWL/FXMKMBAIARFDIWL.SMALL.jpg criztos I'll show you how to make a shrimp out of a bending straw. Its very simple and takes less than five minutes to make it. Materials you are going to need only three things:* A bending straw* Scissors* A permanent markerYou also are going to need to know the parts of the straw, check the second ima...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 19:44:31 PDT
Glass Jar Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Jar-Greenhouse/
Glass Jar Greenhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/LKMM/IBJ7342B/FF5LKMMIBJ7342B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/LKMM/IBJ7342B/FF5LKMMIBJ7342B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/LKMM/IBJ7342B/FF5LKMMIBJ7342B.SMALL.jpg dklafe 1. Build a wooden frame - I used 10x10cm fence posts.2. Collect a lot of glass jars - I asked my office canteen to save their empty jars for me.3. Stack the jars with the open end inwards inside the wooden frame.4. Fill the gaps between the jars with moss - depending on where you live you may want ...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 05:08:17 PDT
Ah Ha! Take that single bed box spring no one wants, you're useful again. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ah-Ha-Take-that-single-bed-box-spring-no-one-wants/
Ah Ha! Take that single bed box spring no one wants, you're useful again. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SMALL.jpg al3may You know those pesky box springs that you normally inherit from folks when they have a kids twin mattress to get rid of. Well here's something you can do with them, turn them into a pallet wood organizer and even an overhead organizer for other random stuff.I was cleaning out the garage and about to...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 19:28:58 PDT
SCOOTER EXHAUST MOD http://www.instructables.com/id/SCOOTER-EXHAUST-MOD/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 18:32:46 PDT
Milk top bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Milk-top-bowl/
Milk top bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/OUN7/IA57D4NW/FU7OUN7IA57D4NW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/OUN7/IA57D4NW/FU7OUN7IA57D4NW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/OUN7/IA57D4NW/FU7OUN7IA57D4NW.SMALL.jpg matt.sims.37266 HiThis insturctable will go through how I turn milk bottle tops (and various odd ones) into blanks for working with, mainly for turning but you can work it just like timber so your imagination is your limit :) To start off with you need LOTS, just to be clear here LOTS of milk bottle/coke/fabricsoft...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 05:35:23 PDT
Enhanced Easy, Economical, Ecological Distillation - Apparatus 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-Easy-Economical-Ecological-Distillation-A/
Enhanced Easy, Economical, Ecological Distillation - Apparatus 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NJVF/I9YC24QP/FSENJVFI9YC24QP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NJVF/I9YC24QP/FSENJVFI9YC24QP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NJVF/I9YC24QP/FSENJVFI9YC24QP.SMALL.jpg Supernerd Sven -- This is an improvement based on the lessons learned from my first distillation apparatus. The first few introductory steps have been refined to reflect input from the previous Instructable's comments, and the construction steps are of course completely different. I apologize for how long it took;...
By: Supernerd Sven

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Fri, 22 May 2015 21:59:06 PDT
Digital Comic Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Comic-Book/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 13:35:09 PDT
Artisan Axe Created From Discarded Vintage Axe Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Artisan-Axe-Created-From-Discarded-Vintage-Axe-Hea/
Artisan Axe Created From Discarded Vintage Axe Head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/A1X3/I9UDTSC3/FSBA1X3I9UDTSC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/A1X3/I9UDTSC3/FSBA1X3I9UDTSC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/A1X3/I9UDTSC3/FSBA1X3I9UDTSC3.SMALL.jpg antagonizer Creating my own tools has always been a staple of my craft. I love the idea of tools being used to create other tools which, in turn, go on to create even more constructive tools in an endless cycle of upgrade and repair. Even every day, household tools such as an axe, can be improved in both form a...
By: antagonizer

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Tue, 19 May 2015 17:06:14 PDT
Milk carton wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Milk-carton-wallet-1/
Milk carton wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/5XTV/I9YBKVW0/FI55XTVI9YBKVW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/5XTV/I9YBKVW0/FI55XTVI9YBKVW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/5XTV/I9YBKVW0/FI55XTVI9YBKVW0.SMALL.jpg DawnN2 This ingenious design featured in Family Fun Magazine in 2007 will work with half gallon milk cartons or juice cartons that have the spout and cap. I've gotten to the point that I will buy a particular brand (carton graphics) because I know it will make a great wallet!For a larger version (checkbook...
By: DawnN2

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Tue, 19 May 2015 08:33:02 PDT
REUSE YOUR OLD LAPTOP BATTERY TO MAKE A POWER BANK http://www.instructables.com/id/REUSE-YOUR-OLD-LAPTOP-BATTERY-TO-MAKE-A-POWER-BANK/
REUSE YOUR OLD LAPTOP BATTERY TO MAKE A POWER BANK - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/CJ1V/I9V6O782/FWSCJ1VI9V6O782.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/CJ1V/I9V6O782/FWSCJ1VI9V6O782.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/CJ1V/I9V6O782/FWSCJ1VI9V6O782.SMALL.jpg deba168 Few months ago my Dell laptop battery did not work.Whenever I unplug it from main AC supply,the laptop switched off immediately.After few days of frustration, I replaced the battery and kept the dead one (as per my laptop message) for tinkering.I was curious what I would find inside it.Then I go thr...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 10:20:21 PDT
Make a pretty Sardine Can Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-pretty-Sardine-Can-Box/
Make a pretty Sardine Can Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/16LJ/I9UDBQBS/FRD16LJI9UDBQBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/16LJ/I9UDBQBS/FRD16LJI9UDBQBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/16LJ/I9UDBQBS/FRD16LJI9UDBQBS.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this quick ible I'm gonna show you how to reuse empty sardine cans to make an awesome metal box. As you can see in the next step you will need just 2 sardines cans, a couple of hinges, a case catch and some aluminium pop rivets.I entered the "Reuse Contest" so if you like this ible c...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 15:05:57 PDT
How to fabricate a lunch box into a dual 0-12VDC power supply. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fabricate-a-lunch-box-into-a-dual-0-12VDC-p/
How to fabricate a lunch box into a dual 0-12VDC power supply. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/20FI/I9UDIVRX/FGJ20FII9UDIVRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/20FI/I9UDIVRX/FGJ20FII9UDIVRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/20FI/I9UDIVRX/FGJ20FII9UDIVRX.SMALL.jpg bweaver6 Preface:Hello and welcome to my Instructable.I am a first year Electronic Engineering student and was given the opportunity to build a power supply. I was immediately fascinated but wanted to make more than a run of mill project. My original idea was to use a cigar box and pack as much into a small ...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 17:52:18 PDT
Barrel Gardens: Big Value in a Small Package http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrel-Gardens-Big-Value-in-a-Small-Package/
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Tue, 12 May 2015 19:50:17 PDT
Recycle egg cartons into fire starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-egg-cartons-into-fire-starter/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 02:10:44 PDT
Etching glass jars http://www.instructables.com/id/Etching-glass-jars/
Etching glass jars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/CFT3/I98BK1OR/FU5CFT3I98BK1OR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/CFT3/I98BK1OR/FU5CFT3I98BK1OR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/CFT3/I98BK1OR/FU5CFT3I98BK1OR.SMALL.jpg Akamatra You'll need:Any type of glass jar/containerPaper tape or washi tape (but why waste it?), or a non permanent glass markerA power tool like a Dremel. Mine is a Einhell I got from my friend Kostas from here.Please always use such tools with the appropriate protective gear!Use the paper tape to create g...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 05:58:22 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
Garden Plant Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Plant-Stand/
Garden Plant Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/RQ2I/I941C3NY/FVVRQ2II941C3NY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/RQ2I/I941C3NY/FVVRQ2II941C3NY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/RQ2I/I941C3NY/FVVRQ2II941C3NY.SMALL.jpg mtairymd The plant stand shown in this instructable grows edibles in a compact vertical space. We use the planter to grow herbs and edibles on the deck close at hand to the kitchen and the grill. In the containers we have mint, pineapple sage, marjoram, oregano and two other types of sage. The plants that...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:43:57 PDT
Upcycled Bowie Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-Cycled-Bowie-Knife/
Upcycled Bowie Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/N51Q/I8UUWTOH/FQPN51QI8UUWTOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/N51Q/I8UUWTOH/FQPN51QI8UUWTOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/N51Q/I8UUWTOH/FQPN51QI8UUWTOH.SMALL.jpg Basement_Craftsman This build uses entirely recycled materials. The blade is from and old truck spring, but my focus is the nut forged into a guard. Essential for this creation is a welder, but beyond that, only a simply forge is needed. Everything remaining can be done with common tools. Well let's get started with m...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:24:19 PDT
Diced Onion Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Diced-Onion-Hack/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:06:16 PDT
Fuel Sausages http://www.instructables.com/id/Fuel-Sausages/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:51:59 PDT
Rain Barrel Stand and Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-Barrel-Stand-and-Installation/
Rain Barrel Stand and Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/8VE3/I8OBEQXJ/FCK8VE3I8OBEQXJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/8VE3/I8OBEQXJ/FCK8VE3I8OBEQXJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/8VE3/I8OBEQXJ/FCK8VE3I8OBEQXJ.SMALL.jpg mtairymd The purpose of a rain barrel is to catch rainwater from a downspout and store it for future use. The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that a rain barrel will save most gardeners about 1,300 gallons of water during the hot summer months. Saving water not only helps prote...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:03:13 PDT
Recycle Combination Lock into Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-Combination-Lock-into-Knecklace/
Recycle Combination Lock into Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A8IW/I8LGL0K7/FLGA8IWI8LGL0K7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A8IW/I8LGL0K7/FLGA8IWI8LGL0K7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A8IW/I8LGL0K7/FLGA8IWI8LGL0K7.SMALL.jpg bwilsonvi This is a fun way to recycle a combination lock. With very little effort and time we can easily create a unique typographic necklace made from the number tumblers found inside a combination lock. Get hold of a combination lock I found this lock at REI. Unfortunately I have forgotten my combinatio...
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:11:27 PDT
How-To: Customize Your Compost Bin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Customize-Your-Compost-Bin/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:06:07 PDT
Recycle Plastic Bags Into Usable Plastic Sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-Plastic-Bags-Into-Usable-Plastic-Sheets/
Recycle Plastic Bags Into Usable Plastic Sheets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/YJ9S/I8FQS0C9/FMZYJ9SI8FQS0C9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/YJ9S/I8FQS0C9/FMZYJ9SI8FQS0C9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/YJ9S/I8FQS0C9/FMZYJ9SI8FQS0C9.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Plastic bags are something that we all have lying around. Most of these bags can be recycled. You can even recycle them yourself at home. In this project I am going to show you how to fuse plastic bags together to make thick sheets of plastic that you can use in your craft projects. Watch the Vid...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:07:14 PDT
How to open a light bulb without breaking it http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-open-a-light-bulb-without-breaking-it/
How to open a light bulb without breaking it - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/8M84/I8G5UBF2/F3G8M84I8G5UBF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/8M84/I8G5UBF2/F3G8M84I8G5UBF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/8M84/I8G5UBF2/F3G8M84I8G5UBF2.SMALL.jpg Electrospark In this instructable I am going to show you how to open a standard incandescent light bulb that can be used for many awesome projects.It all started when I was looking at peoples projects made with opened light bulbs and the step on how to do open them was never well explained so I decided to make a...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 21:05:47 PDT
Making a Necklace out of Shoebox cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Necklace-out-of-Shoebox-cardboard/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 03:26:45 PDT
Scrap Bin Rigid Heddle Loom http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Bin-Rigid-Heddle-Loom/
Scrap Bin Rigid Heddle Loom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/DGE4/I81V2DJC/F89DGE4I81V2DJC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/DGE4/I81V2DJC/F89DGE4I81V2DJC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/DGE4/I81V2DJC/F89DGE4I81V2DJC.SMALL.jpg JWaltLayne This year our family has made the decision not to buy anything that we can make. Along with that, we've stepped up learning to upcycle and repurpose the unused, unneeded and unwanted. My wife knits with recycled grocery bags and recently we discovered that they could be spun into a yarn-like poly fi...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 21:36:51 PDT
Water Bottle Siphon Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Bottle-Siphon-Pump/
Water Bottle Siphon Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/9SA1/I81V2T8T/FL29SA1I81V2T8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/9SA1/I81V2T8T/FL29SA1I81V2T8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/9SA1/I81V2T8T/FL29SA1I81V2T8T.SMALL.jpg Khaleel123 I was helping my brother do an oil change on his motorcycle yesterday, he accidentally added a little too much oil. So instead of going through the hassle of draining and refilling the oil, I decided it would be easier to pull out some from the dipstick hole. I came up with this easy to make water b...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 23:14:36 PDT
Bamboo Laptop Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Laptop-Cooler/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 19:43:10 PDT
Stylish Unisex Bracelet using car inner tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Unisex-Bracelet-using-car-inner-tube/
Stylish Unisex Bracelet using car inner tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/K1Q2/I7MY4A03/FRJK1Q2I7MY4A03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/K1Q2/I7MY4A03/FRJK1Q2I7MY4A03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/K1Q2/I7MY4A03/FRJK1Q2I7MY4A03.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Lovely people,I always wanted to make those wide bracelets , the kind of wore by the warriors and gladiators. I tired paracord, wire , cardboard but none of them had the look and feel , the one I desired.I had seen many awesome projects here on instructables using inner tube of all sorts so I decide...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 09:14:11 PDT