Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - recycle - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 6 Feb 2016 07:34:55 PST BLOX v1.01 Cold Smoker from Cocktail Shaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Cold-Smoker-from-Cocktail-Shaker/
Cold Smoker from Cocktail Shaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/JCR2/HERLT4TW/FOLJCR2HERLT4TW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/JCR2/HERLT4TW/FOLJCR2HERLT4TW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/JCR2/HERLT4TW/FOLJCR2HERLT4TW.SMALL.jpg streetrod5 If you're like me, you are tall, dark and handsome, and have a thirst for bacon!   Here is a quick, easy and cheap way to generate cold smoke for makin' bacon, smoked cheese, eggs, or for smoking your own malt for brewing beer. We like to eat good, local meat, fruit and vegetables, and we enjoy mak...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 21:42:02 PDT
Free Recycled Boxes for Shipping and Packaging ANY CARRIER! http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Recycled-Boxes-for-Shipping-and-Packaging-ANY/
Free Recycled Boxes for Shipping and Packaging ANY CARRIER! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/FKO0/F3SYP3RY/F57FKO0F3SYP3RY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/FKO0/F3SYP3RY/F57FKO0F3SYP3RY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/FKO0/F3SYP3RY/F57FKO0F3SYP3RY.SMALL.jpg erckgillis Free Shipping materials are DELIVERED TO YOU! ( or treehuggers you can use recycled boxes, labels & envelopes) GO GREEN! Free materials are available ! Most are already 100% postconsumer recycled paper! If you have a Office, you can REUSE supplies or if you go online (register) or even pass a post...
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Mon, 9 Jul 2007 10:27:44 PDT
How to make a doormat out of recycled ROPE! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-doormat-out-of-ROPE/
How to make a doormat out of recycled ROPE! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/1JSQ/GGPFC2B1/FL81JSQGGPFC2B1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/1JSQ/GGPFC2B1/FL81JSQGGPFC2B1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/1JSQ/GGPFC2B1/FL81JSQGGPFC2B1.SMALL.jpg Large Hello Everyone! In this instructable, I will show you how to make a dootmat entirely out of rope!  Here is a list of the materials that you will need:    13 - 1 inch diameter pipe; 24' in length ( I used left over copper pipe.)    70-100 feet of synthetic rope. ( The rope must be able to be melted ...
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Sat, 27 Nov 2010 20:13:03 PST
Don't chuck that broken umbrella! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dont-chuck-that-broken-umbrella/
Don't chuck that broken umbrella! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/SVP8/G2HE05FZ/F5USVP8G2HE05FZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/SVP8/G2HE05FZ/F5USVP8G2HE05FZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/SVP8/G2HE05FZ/F5USVP8G2HE05FZ.SMALL.jpg TheGoodLife With winter fast approaching there are often blustery showers. With high winds you will, more often than not, see broken umbrellas discarded in bins or on the roadside. There is no need to throw away a broken umbrella because it is easy to fix. The most common failure points on an umbrella are the ...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2009 12:54:15 PST
Tabletop Pinball http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinball/
Tabletop Pinball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/6T4I/FTM734P1/F896T4IFTM734P1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/6T4I/FTM734P1/F896T4IFTM734P1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/6T4I/FTM734P1/F896T4IFTM734P1.SMALL.jpg seamster This is a tabletop pinball machine made from all scrap wood and bits and pieces of things I've held onto just waiting for a project like this. The ball is from an old computer mouse, with the rubber coating removed (you could use a marble as well). A crafty person should never throw perfectly good s...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2009 23:57:06 PDT
Simple DIY Hydroponics net pot/basket from recycled bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Hydroponics-net-potbasket-from-recycle/
Simple DIY Hydroponics net pot/basket from recycled bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/SDIV/FNZA8NJQ/FU4SDIVFNZA8NJQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/SDIV/FNZA8NJQ/FU4SDIVFNZA8NJQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/SDIV/FNZA8NJQ/FU4SDIVFNZA8NJQ.SMALL.jpg cfishy Quick, simple, easy and cost effective way to make your own net pot/basket for your hydroponics garden out of used/recycled plastic bottles and nylon mesh shower sponges. Unlike typical net pots/baskets, the opening is typically smaller, so the water evaporation is reduced. The design is also more f...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2008 18:29:00 PST
Recycled Toolbox Wood Stove For Under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Toolbox-Wood-Stove-for-Under-20/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 20:26:16 PST
Book Page Roses http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Page-Roses/
Book Page Roses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/XJAL/IH9GXN8H/FWPXJALIH9GXN8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/XJAL/IH9GXN8H/FWPXJALIH9GXN8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/XJAL/IH9GXN8H/FWPXJALIH9GXN8H.SMALL.jpg Megsta I am obsessed with repurposing old books and love making paper flowers, so I have decided to show you how I have joined both my passions to make - book page roses. There are many variations on how to make paper roses, however I feel this is one of the easiest and quickest methods to achieve a realis...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 05:35:47 PST
Re-Pot An Orchid, So You NEVER Over Water Again (recycle/reuse) http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-Pot-An-Orchid-So-You-NEVER-Over-Water-Again-r/
Re-Pot An Orchid, So You NEVER Over Water Again (recycle/reuse) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/20XX/H1AH6I6T/FOO20XXH1AH6I6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/20XX/H1AH6I6T/FOO20XXH1AH6I6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/20XX/H1AH6I6T/FOO20XXH1AH6I6T.SMALL.jpg MaryT8M You've heard the expression that something was "LOVED" to death......well that is what frequently happens to orchids. Their owners LOVE them to death. Orchids really do thrive on benign neglect. Orchids thrive through all kinds of conditions, yet once people get their hands on them they can easily d...
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 09:07:51 PDT
Make Paper That Grows - Recycle, Renew, and Plant It In The Ground http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Paper-That-Grows-Recycle-Renew-and-Plant--1/
Make Paper That Grows - Recycle, Renew, and Plant It In The Ground - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/AE69/FVOEZ8AR/FTGAE69FVOEZ8AR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/AE69/FVOEZ8AR/FTGAE69FVOEZ8AR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/AE69/FVOEZ8AR/FTGAE69FVOEZ8AR.SMALL.jpg DebH57 How many tons of junk mail do we get over the course of a week across America? Everyone wants to sell you everything and has the solution to any problem you can think of and it fills our trashcans and landfills. Here#25;s a way to put that junk mail to a good use and spare the overburdened landfills...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2009 02:56:04 PDT
How to turn an old flat screen into a LightBox for free http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-an-Old-Flat-Screen-Into-a-LightBox-for/
How to turn an old flat screen into a LightBox for free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/TFKX/II21PERQ/FNHTFKXII21PERQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/TFKX/II21PERQ/FNHTFKXII21PERQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/TFKX/II21PERQ/FNHTFKXII21PERQ.SMALL.jpg JustinLovesTheTech This is the video I made for YouTube, it has all of the step, directions, and information. If you want, just watch the video. But make sure to vote for me in the leftovers contest and share with your friends.Here is a direct link if you have any issues https://youtu.be/OW9jvl4QeEk Parts and tools ...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 06:17:54 PST
Soap with used cooking oil http://www.instructables.com/id/Soap-with-used-cooking-oil/
Soap with used cooking oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/26FV/FVT7A14W/FKX26FVFVT7A14W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/26FV/FVT7A14W/FKX26FVFVT7A14W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/26FV/FVT7A14W/FKX26FVFVT7A14W.SMALL.jpg vitorgil Easy and cheap way of making soap. Avoid the obstruction of kitchen pipes and the polution made by the used cooking oil! Materials You will need this materials to make a good home made soap. Soap recipe and fabrication First I will give you the base recipe for one liter of used cooking oil. 1 ...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2009 07:09:43 PDT
How to make a Cardboard AK-47 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Cardboard-AK-47/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2008 02:54:06 PST
Water Bottle Hummingbird Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Bottle-Hummingbird-Feeder/
Water Bottle Hummingbird Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/AMW7/FPWWQDI8/FZ5AMW7FPWWQDI8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/AMW7/FPWWQDI8/FZ5AMW7FPWWQDI8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/AMW7/FPWWQDI8/FZ5AMW7FPWWQDI8.SMALL.jpg Brennn10 Hummingbird feeders can get pretty expensive. I decided to build one for less than $8.00! What can be more green that feeding a beautiful specie of nature, while recycling at the same time! Materials and Tools I found all of the materials other than the water bottle, at my local Lowes. You can...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2009 13:01:33 PST
Sew EZ Fleece Hat & Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Easy-Fleece-Hat-Scarf/
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Sat, 27 Feb 2010 15:01:44 PST
Make a can star with a beautiful front and backside http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-can-star-with-a-beautiful-front-and-backsid/
Make a can star with a beautiful front and backside - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/YBO3/IHGM1UOX/FJNYBO3IHGM1UOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/YBO3/IHGM1UOX/FJNYBO3IHGM1UOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/YBO3/IHGM1UOX/FJNYBO3IHGM1UOX.SMALL.jpg Amaries With Christmas knocking on the door I had to begin with some Christmas decoration. I like the thought of reduce, recycle, reuse and the idea of free material. I went down in the basement were we collect our cans to bring them to the recycling central. With only one can and a piece of wire or cotton ...
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 12:28:29 PST
DIY Fake nails: Beverage can nails http://www.instructables.com/id/Beverage-can-nails/
DIY Fake nails: Beverage can nails - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/CMLP/GTXKAPH3/F0WCMLPGTXKAPH3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/CMLP/GTXKAPH3/F0WCMLPGTXKAPH3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/CMLP/GTXKAPH3/F0WCMLPGTXKAPH3.SMALL.jpg elimasmx Have you ever loved a drink so much that you wanted to show it on your nails? Anyways I'll show you how to get this awesome nails so you can go and show them off at that party tonight. Believe it or not some cans have really cool designs that look stunning on your fingers (: And the best part: you ...
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Tue, 18 Oct 2011 21:16:40 PDT
Wooden Pallet - Bike and Scooter Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pallet-Bike-and-Scooter-Rack/
Wooden Pallet - Bike and Scooter Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/94DG/HZJOT1Z4/F9O94DGHZJOT1Z4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/94DG/HZJOT1Z4/F9O94DGHZJOT1Z4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/94DG/HZJOT1Z4/F9O94DGHZJOT1Z4.SMALL.jpg Davinci2K1 Wanted to get some kid-friendly bike storage/organization for our garage. I had seen a bunch of wooden pallet bike racks here and around the web - of varying levels of effort, execution. Since I was able to get me hands on a couple of nice wooden pallets for free - I was able to complete this littl...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 21:00:21 PDT
Book folding Technique, reuse old books http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-folding-Technique-reuse-old-books/
Book folding Technique, reuse old books - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/COAH/IGWM1S7R/FVICOAHIGWM1S7R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/COAH/IGWM1S7R/FVICOAHIGWM1S7R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/COAH/IGWM1S7R/FVICOAHIGWM1S7R.SMALL.jpg TomRay So you have always wondered what to do with all your "advanced statistical maths" or that "Applied Physics" books which you never read, then you can reuse then now and make perfect Christmas or birthday gift, which is truly customized and unique.Any old book would do, but it should have enough pages...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 21:27:07 PST
Curiosity 120$ eWaste Educational 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Curiosity-120-eWaste-Educational-3D-Printer/
Curiosity 120$ eWaste Educational 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UP2P/IHDUO383/F7TUP2PIHDUO383.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UP2P/IHDUO383/F7TUP2PIHDUO383.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UP2P/IHDUO383/F7TUP2PIHDUO383.SMALL.jpg mrogivue Please join our Facebook group in order to enable more and more people into the world of 3D prototyping: http://www.facebook.com/groups/infinity3dIntroduction & VisionCo-developed with the Poly University of Hong Kong, the Curiosity is an easy-to-assemble educational 3D printer which offers a super ...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 21:55:18 PST
Turn Your Old CRT Computer Monitor Into A Fish Tank ! ! ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Old-CRT-Computer-Moniter-Into-A-Fish-Tan/
Turn Your Old CRT Computer Monitor Into A Fish Tank ! ! ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/GPOB/F3KLNV83/FVHGPOBF3KLNV83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/GPOB/F3KLNV83/FVHGPOBF3KLNV83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/GPOB/F3KLNV83/FVHGPOBF3KLNV83.SMALL.jpg mcanderson76 Talk about a great screen saver! I've been wanting to do this build for a while now. Just about every time I see and old CRT computer monitor by the side of the road on trash day I think to myself ...that would sure make a cool looking fish tank. So here is my first attempt at turning and old comput...
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Sun, 1 Jul 2007 23:05:18 PDT
Don't Throw it in the landfill: "How to Repair A Cordless Drill With Broken Or Missing Battery For about $3 (or less)" http://www.instructables.com/id/Dont-Throw-it-in-the-landfill-How-to-Repair-A-C/
Don't Throw it in the landfill: "How to Repair A Cordless Drill With Broken Or Missing Battery For about $3 (or less)" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/8D5R/H4AGKJNV/FHY8D5RH4AGKJNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/8D5R/H4AGKJNV/FHY8D5RH4AGKJNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/8D5R/H4AGKJNV/FHY8D5RH4AGKJNV.SMALL.jpg mykiscool Many people have the battery in their cordless drill go out, and simply throw it away. In fact I obtained 2 cordless drills with missing batteries at a yard sale in a free box, as you guessed for free. This instructable shows you how to turn a cordless drill with a missing or broken battery back int...
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Wed, 18 Jul 2012 20:55:00 PDT
How to save a dry highlighter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-save-a-dry-highlighter/
How to save a dry highlighter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/MWXQ/HLJUKCVD/FBZMWXQHLJUKCVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/MWXQ/HLJUKCVD/FBZMWXQHLJUKCVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/MWXQ/HLJUKCVD/FBZMWXQHLJUKCVD.SMALL.jpg julienrl Highlighters, whether new or old, sometimes become dry. You know them, screeching on the paper, barely doing anything. Today I will show you a very simple way to save your highlighter! Step 1 - notice your highlighter is on the Fritz Easy enough, you get annoying results like these: Setp 2- sav...
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Mon, 16 Sep 2013 10:19:13 PDT
How to turn a laptop into an alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-laptop-into-an-alarm-clock/
How to turn a laptop into an alarm clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/F7QA/HUOP4VBS/FZ0F7QAHUOP4VBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/F7QA/HUOP4VBS/FZ0F7QAHUOP4VBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/F7QA/HUOP4VBS/FZ0F7QAHUOP4VBS.SMALL.jpg ironboy39 After I realized I had an old Dell Inspiron Mini that was really slow, I decided that since no one used it, it would be perfect to turn into an alarm clock. Get the software First, you'll need a clock screensaver. (skip this part if you don't want the clock but want the alarm)There are many ...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 09:48:53 PDT
The New and Improved Tin Can Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/The-New-and-Improved-Tin-Can-Microphone/
The New and Improved Tin Can Microphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FVF/A863/IEWNKKLS/FVFA863IEWNKKLS.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FVF/A863/IEWNKKLS/FVFA863IEWNKKLS.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FVF/A863/IEWNKKLS/FVFA863IEWNKKLS.SMALL.gif Zeppelin Design Labs Most DIY enthusiasts who are interested in audio gear are familiar with the standard “tin can mic” (or variations thereof), in which a piezo disc is taped onto the bottom of a tin can and then plugged into a high impedance voltage amplifier, like a guitar amp. These types of microphones are nice be...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015 11:09:56 PDT
Easy To Do - Recycle CD as Coaster, Wall hanging and Fridge Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-To-Do-Recycle-CD-as-Coaster-Wall-hanging-and-/
Easy To Do - Recycle CD as Coaster, Wall hanging and Fridge Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/AJ75/HWZ4V12V/FJGAJ75HWZ4V12V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/AJ75/HWZ4V12V/FJGAJ75HWZ4V12V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/AJ75/HWZ4V12V/FJGAJ75HWZ4V12V.SMALL.jpg Monisha Dhanaraj Most of us have lots of waste CD's lying around at our home. You can use it to create a wonderful and colorful crafts for various purpose. Here we can see the recycled CD crafts as Coasters, Wall hangings and Fridge Magnets. Materials & Tools Used Materials Waste CD Coir Rope Glue Black Marker Pa...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 00:00:00 PDT
Recycle old PCB components http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-old-PCB-components/
Recycle old PCB components - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/Q7A5/FI36FT1G/F5EQ7A5FI36FT1G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/Q7A5/FI36FT1G/F5EQ7A5FI36FT1G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/Q7A5/FI36FT1G/F5EQ7A5FI36FT1G.SMALL.jpg Patented *Updated This instructables will show you how to recycle, by desoldering, all your old PCB's (Printed Circuit Board) components. You can find PCB in almost every electronic devices (DVD, computer, camera , toys...).All you have to do is to disassemble them, and desolder the components you want. So ...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2008 15:59:09 PDT
Musical RGB Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-RGB-Lamp/
Musical RGB Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/W1V2/IEN4P9KG/FXPW1V2IEN4P9KG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/W1V2/IEN4P9KG/FXPW1V2IEN4P9KG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/W1V2/IEN4P9KG/FXPW1V2IEN4P9KG.SMALL.jpg Carl Gordon Media Here is a quick guide showing how I turned my traditional desk lamp into a colorful sound equalizer using Arduino and Processing. Lamp setup For this specific project you will obviously need a lamp. I recycled this lamp after it's original bulb broke, inspiring me to replace it with an RGB led.Th...
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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 16:26:35 PDT
5 minute newspaper bag http://www.instructables.com/id/5-minute-newspaper-bag/
5 minute newspaper bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/HIT6/GU7F34L4/FLCHIT6GU7F34L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/HIT6/GU7F34L4/FLCHIT6GU7F34L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/HIT6/GU7F34L4/FLCHIT6GU7F34L4.SMALL.jpg MichelMoermans This instructable will show you how to make an easy bag from an ordinary newspaper in less then 5 minutes! This idea came to me when the newspapers kept stacking up in my dormroom and I didn't have any other use for them but to throw them out... Which is a waste since there is so much to do with th...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2011 08:43:34 PDT
Reuse a "disposable" spice mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-a-disposable-spice-mill/
Reuse a "disposable" spice mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/EFVO/FCHYO35X/F7HEFVOFCHYO35X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/EFVO/FCHYO35X/F7HEFVOFCHYO35X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/EFVO/FCHYO35X/F7HEFVOFCHYO35X.SMALL.gif xenobiologista I've developed a taste for fresh ground pepper, but as someone on a low salary I don't want to buy an expensive pepper mill. Some spice companies sell peppercorns, sea salt grains, and dried spices etc. in neat little grinders, but you're not supposed to be able to refill them, which is a bit silly ...
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Wed, 13 Feb 2008 18:45:19 PST
Creating a low budget composting toilet http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-low-budget-composting-toilet/
Creating a low budget composting toilet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/ZBWO/HI3TKR47/FYAZBWOHI3TKR47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/ZBWO/HI3TKR47/FYAZBWOHI3TKR47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/ZBWO/HI3TKR47/FYAZBWOHI3TKR47.SMALL.jpg sspence For a number of years, we have used a composting toilet (often called a Joe Jenkins Sawdust Toilet) when our water / sewer solution would not support a flush toilet. up to 40% of our water usage is used to turn fertilizer into sewage, by mixing it with drinking water. Then we go out and buy chemical...
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Tue, 25 Jun 2013 06:04:06 PDT
Concrete Tire Piers http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Tire-Piers/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:37:46 PDT
Hacking Camcorder CRT Viewfinders http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-Camcorder-CRT-Viewfinders/
Hacking Camcorder CRT Viewfinders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/U6DY/IDZSFS9J/F35U6DYIDZSFS9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/U6DY/IDZSFS9J/F35U6DYIDZSFS9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/U6DY/IDZSFS9J/F35U6DYIDZSFS9J.SMALL.jpg devicemodder This Instructable will teach you how to identify, hack and use an old camcorder CRT viewfinder without the use of a service manual as those can be hard to come by (especially for older cameras). These little tubes are great for things like Heads Up Displays (HUDs) eg, wearable computers, and many ot...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:34:18 PDT
Super recycled benchtop power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-recycled-benchtop-power-supply/
Super recycled benchtop power supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/XI13/IDON7XPP/FWJXI13IDON7XPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/XI13/IDON7XPP/FWJXI13IDON7XPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/XI13/IDON7XPP/FWJXI13IDON7XPP.SMALL.jpg juaspo Working with electronics you are bound to need different voltage sources for your projects. So having a good and reliable benchtop power supply is way, way, waaay easier and more convenient than having to combine batteries in different ways or trying to find a power adaptor that can deliver just tha...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 19:25:47 PDT
Emergency Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Fire-Starter/
Emergency Fire Starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/B7YC/IDLNYDPT/FSXB7YCIDLNYDPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/B7YC/IDLNYDPT/FSXB7YCIDLNYDPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/B7YC/IDLNYDPT/FSXB7YCIDLNYDPT.SMALL.jpg SteveCamson I originally made this to replace an old fire starter I had lost on a trip. It includes a carbide window breaker, a carbon steel pick, a striker-wheel and flint, and a few inches of jute tinder twine that also functions as a key lanyard. Id like to note right from the beginning that this is a fairly...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 15:19:13 PDT
How to Recycle Old Laptop Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-Old-Laptop-Battery/
How to Recycle Old Laptop Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/N0GH/ID4CTRNE/F1XN0GHID4CTRNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/N0GH/ID4CTRNE/F1XN0GHID4CTRNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/N0GH/ID4CTRNE/F1XN0GHID4CTRNE.SMALL.jpg smandal13 Welcome everybody. In this instructable I will show you how you can recycle old laptop battery pack. If you are using a laptop then after few years of usage the battery performance decreases and a time comes when your battery pack is no longer supplying power. Actually this happened to me. That's wh...
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 00:19:44 PDT
Project rRaft - Building a Raft out of Water Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-rRaft-Building-a-Raft-out-of-Water-Bottl/
Project rRaft - Building a Raft out of Water Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/VNJP/FQHNKUMB/FFWVNJPFQHNKUMB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/VNJP/FQHNKUMB/FFWVNJPFQHNKUMB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/VNJP/FQHNKUMB/FFWVNJPFQHNKUMB.SMALL.jpg Weissensteinburg rRaft is short for recycled raft. Inspired by Reishee Sowa, who lives on a water bottle island in mexico, this is my attempt at a similar feat. While many people have duct taped a couple hundred bottles together in the past and called it a raft, mine is sturdier, has a real deck, and is indefinitely...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2009 07:58:13 PST
10 beach hacks with 2L bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/10-beach-hacks-for-2L-bottles/
10 beach hacks with 2L bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/D0DE/IDBI10P8/F0JD0DEIDBI10P8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/D0DE/IDBI10P8/F0JD0DEIDBI10P8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/D0DE/IDBI10P8/F0JD0DEIDBI10P8.SMALL.jpg Justin Tyler Tate It’s great going to the beach but what you do there and how comfortable you are all depend on what you carry with you. These hacks will use 2L bottles, which you should already have with you if you are a prepared beach-goer, to make your beach experience more comfortable and more fun. If you're li...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 02:06:39 PDT
$20 Portable Silkscreen Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/20-Portable-Silkscreen-Kit/
$20 Portable Silkscreen Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FYF/RPZV/H58PKGRR/FYFRPZVH58PKGRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FYF/RPZV/H58PKGRR/FYFRPZVH58PKGRR.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FYF/RPZV/H58PKGRR/FYFRPZVH58PKGRR.SMALL.jpg br3ttb No more excuses!  For $20 you can make a dozen screens, each with the ability to ink many times. This instructable seeks to significantly reduce the cost of silkscreening small numbers of shirts.  For years I'd wanted to try it, but I couldn't justify the cost.  Even the $100 screenprint "systems" ...
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Wed, 1 Aug 2012 08:40:01 PDT
Build a Milk Jug Raft! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Milk-Jug-Raft/
Build a Milk Jug Raft! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/VDPR/ID0PUPW3/FEUVDPRID0PUPW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/VDPR/ID0PUPW3/FEUVDPRID0PUPW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/VDPR/ID0PUPW3/FEUVDPRID0PUPW3.SMALL.jpg PopsicleGhoul This Instructable will describe the construction of a heavy duty milk jug raft built out of recycled materials and capable of supporting over 700 lbs. The product is a fun craft for lakes, rivers, and swimming pools alike.I've actually entertained the idea of building a milk jug raft for a while, b...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 17:20:43 PDT
Geodome Tent Kit < £50 http://www.instructables.com/id/Geodome-Tent-Kit-50/
Geodome Tent Kit < £50 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/3S4X/ICP0VH0V/FG53S4XICP0VH0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/3S4X/ICP0VH0V/FG53S4XICP0VH0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/3S4X/ICP0VH0V/FG53S4XICP0VH0V.SMALL.jpg fisho1 This instructable is going to take you through my process of design and development and give you all the information you need so you can build a 4m diameter geodome kit for under £50. I am also going to go in to some key decision points and ideas for keeping the cost down and making this accessible ...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:49:34 PDT
BBQ/Braai Table http://www.instructables.com/id/BBQBraai-Table-1/
BBQ/Braai Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/BKZD/ICRHR38V/F6OBKZDICRHR38V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/BKZD/ICRHR38V/F6OBKZDICRHR38V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/BKZD/ICRHR38V/F6OBKZDICRHR38V.SMALL.jpg ethicaloffence My first bbq / braai project Find an industrial cable reel Once you have found your industrial cable reel, roll it into your workshop and smile. Reason being: the endless possibilities that lie ahead. Sand it down I decided to make a "sit/stand around" BBQ/Braai table. Sand it down and get ri...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:08:12 PDT
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...
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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/
Outdoor Pallet Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/HQKD/IBYX3YCY/FZBHQKDIBYX3YCY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/HQKD/IBYX3YCY/FZBHQKDIBYX3YCY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/HQKD/IBYX3YCY/FZBHQKDIBYX3YCY.SMALL.jpg veryrealperson This instructable will show you how a pallet garden can be constructed. Super low cost, primarily recycled, materials and a little elbow grease create a oasis in your backyard that will supply you with produce all year round if you so choose.We hope you enjoy! Please vote for us at the top right or ...
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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