Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - usb http://www.instructables.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:39:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hack together a powerful pocket USB charger. (6.6 amp hour battery) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-together-a-powerful-pocket-USB-charger-66-amp/
Hack together a powerful pocket USB charger. (6.6 amp hour battery) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box Inside the well known altoids tin lies three 2,200 mah lithium ion batteries. All three are ran in parallel to create a 6,600 mah or 6.6 amp battery. Which triples the charge time! Meaning if one battery can charge your phone 75 percent than three can triple that! 75x3=225 percent!This project was m...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:11:58 PDT
Universal Portable USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Portable-USB-Charger/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:52:59 PDT
Portable USB Smartphone Charger V3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-USB-Smartphone-Charger-V3/
Portable USB Smartphone Charger V3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/J7NR/HY3Z9D1E/FDEJ7NRHY3Z9D1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/J7NR/HY3Z9D1E/FDEJ7NRHY3Z9D1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/J7NR/HY3Z9D1E/FDEJ7NRHY3Z9D1E.SMALL.jpg KevinsL1 Hi Instructables audience!In this instructable i'm showing you how to make simple usb charger. This is my 3'd version for this kind of charger and this one is upgraded to allow voltage to flow on stable 12v and no backward flow. Basicly this one works on it's full potentional ,without any possible w...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:54:47 PDT
Easy DIY Steampunk USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Steampunk-USB/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 08:36:57 PDT
Car datta logger Using OBD II protocol (atmega 2560+ SD card + lcd 16x2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-datta-logger-Using-OBD-II-protocol-atmega-2560/
Car datta logger Using OBD II protocol (atmega 2560+ SD card + lcd 16x2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RHYT/HY086VSF/F8NRHYTHY086VSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RHYT/HY086VSF/F8NRHYTHY086VSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RHYT/HY086VSF/F8NRHYTHY086VSF.SMALL.jpg JohanpG Ok first of all this was a final project for my microprocessor course in my University, and its intended to clarify and guide to someone has a similar project or just want to do it and learn , since when i was doing this project it wasn't so easy to find the information and examples to do it i th...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:45:11 PDT
Make your own USB headset http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-USB-headset/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:15:23 PDT
The Ultimate USB Backup Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-USB-Backup-Pack/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:56:02 PDT
Portable Phone/Media Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-PhoneMedia-Speaker/
Portable Phone/Media Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/QYLR/HXHRCBDR/FH7QYLRHXHRCBDR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/QYLR/HXHRCBDR/FH7QYLRHXHRCBDR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/QYLR/HXHRCBDR/FH7QYLRHXHRCBDR.SMALL.jpg Jords001 Ever wanted a speaker that's louder than normal a passive speaker but doesn't have it's own independent power source? Then this is what you have been looking for. What's Needed So for this simple Instructable you only really need three things- A portable USB speaker (I got a Cyber one for $10 and...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:34:34 PDT
How To Remove Camera Lens From Old Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Remove-Camera-Lens-From-Old-Phone/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:28:08 PDT
LED running on USB http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-running-on-USB/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 03:16:08 PDT
Fix a broken Thumb-Drive USB connector http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-broken-Thumb-Drive-USB-connector/
Fix a broken Thumb-Drive USB connector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/I7BV/HXDONR2H/F4PI7BVHXDONR2H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/I7BV/HXDONR2H/F4PI7BVHXDONR2H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/I7BV/HXDONR2H/F4PI7BVHXDONR2H.SMALL.jpg Zakaria.K This instructable is not for beginners you must know how to Solder (neatly).Have you ever had a USB drive that's connector had broken off? Its a common problem that can be easily fixed in under 10 minutes... Materials You will need:* Soldering Iron* Solder* Broken USB* Component holder (optional)...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 23:28:43 PDT
Enhanced Ljusa Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-Ljusa-Charger/
Enhanced Ljusa Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/B6PI/HXDPCQOO/FYKB6PIHXDPCQOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/B6PI/HXDPCQOO/FYKB6PIHXDPCQOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/B6PI/HXDPCQOO/FYKB6PIHXDPCQOO.SMALL.jpg jgahan This is my first instructable, so bear with me.With a few basic items you can build a hand-crank powered emergency cell phone charger, very useful if and when the power goes out, and it's not dependent on any batteries. Materials: IKEA LJUSA flashlight($5 at IKEA)USB car charger($1 at Dollar Tree)So...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 22:49:23 PDT
Baby Bouncer USB Powered No More Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Bouncer-USB-Powered-No-More-Batteries/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 23:08:55 PDT
usb waterproof perfect for summer http://www.instructables.com/id/usb-waterproof-perfect-for-summer/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 22:24:13 PDT
Charging Stand for an Otterbox'd Iphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Charging-Stand-for-an-Otterboxd-Iphone/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 19:01:26 PDT
Noteu: USB Physical Notification Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Noteu-USB-Physical-Notification-Device/
Noteu: USB Physical Notification Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/PUF1/HX90UQ33/FOLPUF1HX90UQ33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/PUF1/HX90UQ33/FOLPUF1HX90UQ33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/PUF1/HX90UQ33/FOLPUF1HX90UQ33.SMALL.jpg jacktrow What is Noteu?Please click below to visit our Kickstarter page for Noteu and if its of interest to you pre-order a production model.https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1600235162/no...Noteu is a USB device designed to notify you of anything on your computer or on the internet.This can include every...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 18:06:57 PDT
Ikea 'Solvinden' - Solar USB Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Solvinden-Solar-USB-Power-Supply/
Ikea 'Solvinden' - Solar USB Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/O659/HX5H4UZS/FQZO659HX5H4UZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/O659/HX5H4UZS/FQZO659HX5H4UZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/O659/HX5H4UZS/FQZO659HX5H4UZS.SMALL.jpg ShaperG This is yet another solar power supply instructable. But wait! What makes this one different? Well for starters, it only costs about $10 and can power most USB devices.But the major feature is that it has the sweet Swedish IKEA styling and functionality that everyone enjoys.Once we're done, you'll h...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 23:05:48 PDT
Make a Live USB to boot from a USB drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Live-USB-to-boot-from-a-USB-drive/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 19:44:39 PDT
USB Rechargeable Soldering Iron: Solderdoodle Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Solderdoodle-Open-Source-USB-Rechargeable-Solderin/
USB Rechargeable Soldering Iron: Solderdoodle Pro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/4LY2/HX50394F/FOO4LY2HX50394F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/4LY2/HX50394F/FOO4LY2HX50394F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/4LY2/HX50394F/FOO4LY2HX50394F.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle What is Solderdoodle Pro? Now Solderdoodle Pro melts Lead-Free Solder!Please click below to visit our Kickstarter project page for Solderdoodle Pro and pre-order a production model!https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/249225636/solderdoodle-pro-over-700of-usb-rechargeable-soldeSolderdoodle Pro is a ...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 15:53:41 PDT
Make A Soldering Fume Extractor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Soldering-Fume-Extractor/
Make A Soldering Fume Extractor. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/L05T/HX1WKTOO/FPPL05THX1WKTOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/L05T/HX1WKTOO/FPPL05THX1WKTOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/L05T/HX1WKTOO/FPPL05THX1WKTOO.SMALL.jpg jhodso This instruct able will show you a simple and easy way of keeping your body safe from soldering fumes! Materials You will need:1 cardboard box (about double the size of your fan) ( width should be triple the width of your fan)1 case fan1 USB male header (with about a foot of cord)1 carbon filter...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 09:48:25 PDT
multipurpose power supply (with USB) http://www.instructables.com/id/multipurpose-power-supply/
multipurpose power supply (with USB) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/D3FN/HY07JUX0/FEHD3FNHY07JUX0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/D3FN/HY07JUX0/FEHD3FNHY07JUX0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/D3FN/HY07JUX0/FEHD3FNHY07JUX0.SMALL.jpg kartik negandhi hey guys this is my first instructable in which i would like to reuse my old computer power supply to make a multipurpose power supply which i can use it in my normal lifeInstead of altering or cutting the power supply wires(for connection to the bind posts),i suggest u all to use a 24 pin atx exten...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 02:29:54 PDT
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) http://www.instructables.com/id/R-Pi-control-Android-iPhone-via-OSC/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:04:26 PDT
Dual USB/Firewire 400 Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-USBFirewire-400-Power-Bank/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:59:56 PDT
Super Capacitor Flashlight 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Capacitor-Flashlight-20/
Super Capacitor Flashlight 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/3U6Y/HWXKCZ01/FTJ3U6YHWXKCZ01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/3U6Y/HWXKCZ01/FTJ3U6YHWXKCZ01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/3U6Y/HWXKCZ01/FTJ3U6YHWXKCZ01.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 In this instructable I will show you how to make a super capacitor powered flashlight.This means that you can make a flashlight that can charge in seconds and last for around 15 minutes depending on your capacitor.Note: I just finished calibrating my scratch built RAMPS controlled printrbot simple s...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:56:59 PDT
Simple Recycled / Re-purposed Solar Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Recycled-Re-purposed-Solar-Phone-Charger/
Simple Recycled / Re-purposed Solar Phone Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/3NHY/HWUJVQZX/FPP3NHYHWUJVQZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/3NHY/HWUJVQZX/FPP3NHYHWUJVQZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/3NHY/HWUJVQZX/FPP3NHYHWUJVQZX.SMALL.jpg zsthorian This is just a quick little how to to demonstrate a quick project to put some surplus components to use with minimal tools. (how I came across the component is encapsulated in brackets)Parts List 1.8W Solar battery maintainer. ($3 at a yardsale) 12v cigar outlet (removed from truck when hard wire...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 10:54:59 PDT
usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/usb-charger-2/
usb charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/KQ7P/HWWNQR37/FWQKQ7PHWWNQR37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/KQ7P/HWWNQR37/FWQKQ7PHWWNQR37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/KQ7P/HWWNQR37/FWQKQ7PHWWNQR37.SMALL.jpg bossboy 47 This is how to make a charging unit for a usb charger What you will needUsb extension cordBatteryElectrical tapeSwitch cut the usb wire on the end that would normally go into the wall charger strip the wires. Put the batteries hooked up to the switch then to the wires and you are done
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:13:46 PDT
Design and build a portable USB charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-build-a-portable-USB-charger/
Design and build a portable USB charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/MH9P/HWUJXJUN/F05MH9PHWUJXJUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/MH9P/HWUJXJUN/F05MH9PHWUJXJUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/MH9P/HWUJXJUN/F05MH9PHWUJXJUN.SMALL.jpg crashzoom In this guide i will show you how to design and build a portable USB charger.Lets start.. Materials What you'll need:1) Project enclosure: 3.34"L x 1.96"W x 0.83"H.2) USB 0.9V-5V to 5V DC Boost Step-up Power Supply Module.3) 5V Micro USB 1A Lithium Battery Charging Board Charger Module.4) Wires.5...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 08:46:20 PDT
Transform a Battery-Powered Portable fan into a USB-Powered Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-a-Battery-Powered-Portable-fan-into-a-US/
Transform a Battery-Powered Portable fan into a USB-Powered Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/D7DI/HWX4EC9R/F5FD7DIHWX4EC9R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/D7DI/HWX4EC9R/F5FD7DIHWX4EC9R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/D7DI/HWX4EC9R/F5FD7DIHWX4EC9R.SMALL.jpg roy_1000 I have always wondered what is in a USB cable. I learned that it transfers data in and out. Another thing I learned it that the USB cable also provides current electricity. This fact led me to try to convert a cheap (cost about $2) hand-held battery-operated fan to a USB-powered fan. There are lots...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 07:25:04 PDT
battery powered usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/battery-powered-usb-charger-1/
battery powered usb charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/M9QG/HWS3RY4W/FN4M9QGHWS3RY4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/M9QG/HWS3RY4W/FN4M9QGHWS3RY4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/M9QG/HWS3RY4W/FN4M9QGHWS3RY4W.SMALL.jpg bossboy 47 this usb charger will allow you to power your phone pic is proof .first instructable comments and suggestions will help this is just a prototype a second will be made What you will need to build the usb charger. box (to hold the tech in) A usb charger wires battery (9 volts or lit...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:01:23 PDT
How do I use the RFduino with a 6 Axis accelerometer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-do-I-use-the-RFduino-with-a-6-Axis-acceleromet/
How do I use the RFduino with a 6 Axis accelerometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/8FWI/HWTBJ4HK/FFQ8FWIHWTBJ4HK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/8FWI/HWTBJ4HK/FFQ8FWIHWTBJ4HK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/8FWI/HWTBJ4HK/FFQ8FWIHWTBJ4HK.SMALL.jpg RFduino Check out the RFduino's finger-tip sized, Arduino compatible, wireless enabled micro controller:http://www.rfduino.com/product/rfd90101-rfduino-2p... This instructable will show you how to interface to the Accelerometer/Gyro with the RFduino and pull data from it to post to your computer using the U...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:35:15 PDT
Acorn Electron USB keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Acorn-Electron-USB-keyboard/
Acorn Electron USB keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/JJMQ/HWP88G0Z/FS3JJMQHWP88G0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/JJMQ/HWP88G0Z/FS3JJMQHWP88G0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/JJMQ/HWP88G0Z/FS3JJMQHWP88G0Z.SMALL.jpg TheSpodShed Make a retro USB keyboard out of a 1980's Acorn Electron computer!The Electron was an 8-bit computer first produced in 1983, based on the legendary BBC Micro. Although it was a budget home machine, it came equipped with a decent keyboard. To many of us who grew up in the 80s the sound and feel of an...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 09:14:26 PDT
kitsch gift - a confession to make http://www.instructables.com/id/kitsch-gift-a-confession-to-make/
kitsch gift - a confession to make - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/IHYQ/HWP86TBQ/FR6IHYQHWP86TBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/IHYQ/HWP86TBQ/FR6IHYQHWP86TBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/IHYQ/HWP86TBQ/FR6IHYQHWP86TBQ.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz hello everybody,this is an ongoing side project based off of The Plant Shelf and The Plant Arm, please read them to catch up with my work. these two products are the reason why I started posting @instructables.com..it provides light to the room while growing a plant, it could be used as a reading li...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 17:13:17 PDT
Program your Arduino with an Android device! http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-your-Arduino-with-a-Android-device/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:29:33 PDT
USB Charger Kink Protector from an Upcycled Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Charger-Kink-Protector-from-an-Upcycled-Pen/
USB Charger Kink Protector from an Upcycled Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/IFXG/HWJQD0YJ/FU0IFXGHWJQD0YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/IFXG/HWJQD0YJ/FU0IFXGHWJQD0YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/IFXG/HWJQD0YJ/FU0IFXGHWJQD0YJ.SMALL.jpg tlankford In this Instructable I will show you how to use the spring from an old ink pen and make a kink protector for small wires. I know that almost all of us have small wires either on our phones, pads, earphones, or robotics. This will give you a way to take an old pen that does not work anymore and use...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:00:40 PDT
Ultra-Portable micro usb charger with strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Portable-micro-usb-charger-with-strap/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 09:32:55 PDT
Cheap USB Fume Extractor From Old PC Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-USB-Fume-Extractor-From-Old-PC-Parts/
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 23:20:19 PDT
Homemade AIR Conditioner - Run on Batteries and USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-AIR-Conditioner-Run-on-Batteries-and-USB/
Homemade AIR Conditioner - Run on Batteries and USB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/VY46/HWE9TC6V/FVHVY46HWE9TC6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/VY46/HWE9TC6V/FVHVY46HWE9TC6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/VY46/HWE9TC6V/FVHVY46HWE9TC6V.SMALL.jpg macobt Hand made Air conditioner made of foam lunch box,dc 5 volt fan,4pcs AAA rechargeable batteries and some ice.This homemade conditioner can run on batteries and you can plug directly into any usb.Subscrizzzee to American Hacker:http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=macobtMy blog:http://m...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 11:30:11 PDT
USB OTG using a Female to Female adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-OTG-using-a-Female-to-Female-adapter/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 20:18:46 PDT
Charge your Android devices at full capacity using the AnkerĀ® 25W 5-Port USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-your-Android-devices-at-full-capacity-using/
Charge your Android devices at full capacity using the AnkerĀ® 25W 5-Port USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y5EW/HW7Q98MG/FPHY5EWHW7Q98MG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y5EW/HW7Q98MG/FPHY5EWHW7Q98MG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y5EW/HW7Q98MG/FPHY5EWHW7Q98MG.SMALL.jpg diogosodre The Anker® 25W 5-Port Charger is an amazing charger! Unfortunately I it has some ports specific to iOS devices. Since I only own Android devices i could only charge them at full capacity on 2 of the 5 ports available, so I decided to fix that and here is how it was done! Open it! After many tries...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 11:00:10 PDT
ATtiny85 POV Display http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny8545-POV-Display/
ATtiny85 POV Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/8YSH/HW4ON6QE/FLP8YSHHW4ON6QE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/8YSH/HW4ON6QE/FLP8YSHHW4ON6QE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/8YSH/HW4ON6QE/FLP8YSHHW4ON6QE.SMALL.jpg vishalapr The first time I saw a POV (Persistence Of Vision) display was on a show called FAQ on TV. The POV display consisted of an oscillating shaft with 6 LED's mounted on the end of the shaft. Since then I have always wanted to make one myself, I tried making one about 2 months ago with an oscillating sha...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 01:02:10 PDT
Detachable Controller Cable Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Detachable-Controller-Cable-Mod/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 00:28:05 PDT
USB charger 9V http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-charger-9V/
USB charger 9V - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/P3TZ/HW6SXXFV/FDUP3TZHW6SXXFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/P3TZ/HW6SXXFV/FDUP3TZHW6SXXFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/P3TZ/HW6SXXFV/FDUP3TZHW6SXXFV.SMALL.jpg tkleinauskas Easy make portable USB charger Need Need:Caselm7805 voltage regulatorbatery clip9V bateryUSBswitchplierssoldering ironglue gun Circuit It's so EASY!!! Fold Fold voltage regulator (lm7805) contacts Cut wires Cut wires from batery clip (4-5cm) Solder Solder 2 black wires (from batery cl...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 13:28:11 PDT
A Better ThinkPad USB Keyboard Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Better-ThinkPad-USB-Keyboard-Adapter/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 10:36:57 PDT
Make a USB OTG host cable. The easy way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-USB-OTG-host-cable-The-easy-way/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 14:39:14 PDT
Salvage USB Gear from Discarded Laptops http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-USB-Gear-from-Discarded-Laptops/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 10:51:05 PDT
USB power source hack http://www.instructables.com/id/usb-power-source-hack/
USB power source hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/YX8K/HVXC1VQN/FAKYX8KHVXC1VQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/YX8K/HVXC1VQN/FAKYX8KHVXC1VQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/YX8K/HVXC1VQN/FAKYX8KHVXC1VQN.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz hello everyone,in this instructable i will be sharing with you one of my favorite things to do; hacking a usb port to use with my plant arms or shelves. i recommend this to anyone who is working with low power electronics/applications. its totally free and globally accepted, a perfect traveling comp...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 08:39:30 PDT
USB Plant Shelf, the perfect office companion http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Plant-Shelf-first-ever-gift-/
USB Plant Shelf, the perfect office companion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/RZPR/HVY5HQXW/FEYRZPRHVY5HQXW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/RZPR/HVY5HQXW/FEYRZPRHVY5HQXW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/RZPR/HVY5HQXW/FEYRZPRHVY5HQXW.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz original post; The Plant Shelf, a form of live art.Why? because plants make anywhere a lovely place to live, clean the air and give off positive energy. we can have walls covered with these shelves with different sizes and shapes. what if paintings weren't the only form of art to hang on a wall ?! p...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 16:46:40 PDT
Fire fly jar that plugs into a light socket http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-fly-jar-that-plugs-into-a-light-socket/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 14:17:04 PDT
How to install windows 7 or 8 to flash drive http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-windows-7-or-8-to-flash-drive/
How to install windows 7 or 8 to flash drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/69PE/HVVKFBUR/FN069PEHVVKFBUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/69PE/HVVKFBUR/FN069PEHVVKFBUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/69PE/HVVKFBUR/FN069PEHVVKFBUR.SMALL.jpg ZunoCZ This tutorial will show you how to install windows 7 or 8 really on any usb storage. Step 1: Download NT6.X_fast_installer Link: https://www.mediafire.com/?8a6k43iky874i0k Step 2: Extract and run installer as administrator Extract the rar file best to the root of HDDGo to the folder and run in...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 00:56:58 PDT
How to Enable USB Debugging on Different Android Versions http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Enable-USB-Debugging-on-Different-Android-V/
How to Enable USB Debugging on Different Android Versions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/AIY5/HVVKF8WO/FGWAIY5HVVKF8WO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/AIY5/HVVKF8WO/FGWAIY5HVVKF8WO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/AIY5/HVVKF8WO/FGWAIY5HVVKF8WO.SMALL.jpg KimberlyQueen Generally speaking, we need to enable the USB debugging feature when we have to apply some external applications on our Android phones such as Samsung, HTC, Huawei etc. But as we all know, different Android version have different interface, here are the simple steps show you how to achieve that sepa...
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Sat, 31 May 2014 10:17:32 PDT