Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - usb http://www.instructables.com Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:21:13 PST BLOX v1.01 Illuminating namecard http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminating-namecard/
Illuminating namecard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FW6/K3A8/I5F7H2B0/FW6K3A8I5F7H2B0.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FW6/K3A8/I5F7H2B0/FW6K3A8I5F7H2B0.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FW6/K3A8/I5F7H2B0/FW6K3A8I5F7H2B0.SMALL.jpg kakenman A name card that lights up with USB power.Circuits are drawn on the card with a circuit marker. Printing guidelines Print guidelines on AgIC special paperhttp://www.amazon.com/dp/B00OWJ1M66/The data to be printed is attached “illuminating_namecard.ai” Cut and fold Cut and fold the printed pape...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 07:07:07 PST
Intel Edison: Updating,WiFi and WinSCP http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-UpdatingWiFi-and-WinSCP/
Intel Edison: Updating,WiFi and WinSCP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/AFGC/I5BS1NZY/FYHAFGCI5BS1NZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/AFGC/I5BS1NZY/FYHAFGCI5BS1NZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/AFGC/I5BS1NZY/FYHAFGCI5BS1NZY.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to update firmware and connect your Intel Edison to wifi and WinSCP. Connect cables. You will need to connect power and both USB cables.Separate power is just for backup so the firmware update won't mess up.Both USB cables are needed for serial communication and for access to the mass...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 04:01:07 PST
USB Rechargeable Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Rechargeable-Fire-Starter/
USB Rechargeable Fire Starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/EFEY/I5A7XROB/F4OEFEYI5A7XROB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/EFEY/I5A7XROB/F4OEFEYI5A7XROB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/EFEY/I5A7XROB/F4OEFEYI5A7XROB.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle This Instructable is for a USB rechargeable Fire Starter. I've tested this with lighting some paper towels on fire and could be promising for a camp fire starter device. Here are the list of materials:MATERIALS:QTY DESCRIPTION1 2" Long piece of Kanthal 28 ga wire http://www.ebay.com/itm/Kanthal-A1-R...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:33:43 PST
Adding Auto-Reset Pin to PL2303 based Serial-USB Modules http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Auto-Reset-Pin-to-PL2303-based-Serial-USB-M/
Adding Auto-Reset Pin to PL2303 based Serial-USB Modules - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/W3PN/I59HNCWO/FKZW3PNI59HNCWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/W3PN/I59HNCWO/FKZW3PNI59HNCWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/W3PN/I59HNCWO/FKZW3PNI59HNCWO.SMALL.jpg Aj Creations I got a couple of cheap PL2303 based Serial to USB modules off AliExpress thinking they would work for uploading code on to my Arduino Pro Mini. Unfortunately, I later figured the modules didn't have a reset pin and everyone who's tried manual reset, knows it's a pain.A quick look into the 2303 data...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:42:36 PST
Stay warm this winter: CPU Hand Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Stay-warm-this-winter-CPU-Hand-Warmer/
Stay warm this winter: CPU Hand Warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this small project I will show you how I repurposed an old AMD CPU to create a small, light and easy to use electric hand warmer. With the help of a small portable power bank this gadget can warm you up for around 2 and a half hours and can easily reach temperatures up to 60 degrees celcius. W...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:26:46 PST
21st Century Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/21st-Century-Bed/
21st Century Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/90UQ/I53I383Y/FY690UQI53I383Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/90UQ/I53I383Y/FY690UQI53I383Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/90UQ/I53I383Y/FY690UQI53I383Y.SMALL.jpg mscharch This bed is a traditional design with some very un-traditional functionality. The Hidden LED lighting in the crown molding are obvious, but the 6 USB ports on the top shelf and sides of the head board are built into its frame and unless a charging cable is inserted you would probably not notice the...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:01:16 PST
Cheap Drill Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Drill-Conversion/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:25:15 PST
Analog Discovery™ USB Oscilloscope + LabVIEW http://www.instructables.com/id/Analog-Discovery-USB-Oscilloscope-LabVIEW/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 15:49:04 PST
RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy! http://www.instructables.com/id/RECREATE-Recycling-Energy-of-Computers-for-Real-Ef/
RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SMALL.jpg Geeve George RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy!*Project by Sarthak Sethi and Geeve George*We have been selected for the MAKE ENERGY Contest! So do vote for us by clicking vote in the Top-Right corner of the instructable page!*This is an updated version of Our Previous...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 08:58:47 PST
Change USB icon with NAME http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-USB-icon-with-NAME/
Change USB icon with NAME - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/R0P4/I55MSVO2/FE5R0P4I55MSVO2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/R0P4/I55MSVO2/FE5R0P4I55MSVO2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/R0P4/I55MSVO2/FE5R0P4I55MSVO2.SMALL.jpg Ganeshs232 How to change your USB Flash Drive Icon (Done with Windows XP but should work on All Windows Versions). Go to Notepad (Start -- All Programs -- Accessories -- Notepad). Type the following: [Autorun]label=Your USB NameIcon=Yourimage.ico Go to File -- Save As -- Name it autorun.inf and sa...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 00:20:55 PST
USB charging box http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-charging-box/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:38:21 PST
Micro dark activated switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-dark-activated-switch/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:41:11 PST
protable power bank http://www.instructables.com/id/protable-power-bank/
protable power bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SMALL.jpg ibenkos this is an easy project to make an 5v portable power bank for just 2$! Parts The parts you will need for this project is:* 3x AAA batteries * 3x AAA battery holder* 5v step-up * SPST switch* Enclosure* Hot glue Cut the wires Cut the wires from the battery holder to the size you want them to b...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:31:06 PST
Paracord Solar USB Battery Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Solar-USB-Battery-Backpack/
Paracord Solar USB Battery Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/9R2T/I4VQHXX4/F0G9R2TI4VQHXX4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/9R2T/I4VQHXX4/F0G9R2TI4VQHXX4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/9R2T/I4VQHXX4/F0G9R2TI4VQHXX4.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle Please click below to visit our Kickstarter project page for Solderdoodle Pro 2.0, which uses the same circuit as Power Core, and pre-order a production model!http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/249225636/sol...This instructable is for building and attaching a light-weight, water resistant solar pan...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 09:05:03 PST
Solar Power Bank with salvaged 18650 http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Power-Bank-with-salvaged-18650/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 07:29:32 PST
The Ultimate in USB drive protection http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-in-USB-drive-protection/
The Ultimate in USB drive protection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DP5O/I4SCOUTO/FHVDP5OI4SCOUTO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DP5O/I4SCOUTO/FHVDP5OI4SCOUTO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DP5O/I4SCOUTO/FHVDP5OI4SCOUTO.SMALL.jpg Trasky It's a solid wooden box that holds a USB stick. It is 4x4x10cm big plus the locks. the locks are a combination lock on top, and a chain that wraps around for a padlock to attach to. Tools and Materials Materials;One cheap bicycle lock (Combo),One 4x4cm piece of wood, at least 10cm long,One USB dr...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:23:23 PST
Physical USB Drive protection http://www.instructables.com/id/Physical-USB-Drive-protection/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 16:22:05 PST
USB memory stick reminder cap http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-memory-stick-reminder-cap/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 04:10:31 PST
Mini Lego Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Lego-Flashdrive/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 11:02:17 PST
How to make USB extension cable for 0$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-USB-extension-cable-for-0/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 12:22:21 PST
Portable Solar Boombox/Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Solar-BoomboxCharger/
Portable Solar Boombox/Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/HBRW/I4MMMAO8/F4QHBRWI4MMMAO8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/HBRW/I4MMMAO8/F4QHBRWI4MMMAO8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/HBRW/I4MMMAO8/F4QHBRWI4MMMAO8.SMALL.jpg sschaich Hello,so this is my first instructable, any tips for making things clearer or fixing these instructions are welcome. I study mechanical engineering and am not too deep into electronics but tried my best. If you have any improvements, feel free to share them in the comments.My motivation to this proj...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 08:45:49 PST
DIY Data Glove V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Data-Glove-V2/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 16:26:25 PST
make android sync dock from old palm dock http://www.instructables.com/id/make-android-sync-dock-from-old-palm-dock/
make android sync dock from old palm dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/BQ4R/I4J6RSMO/FLEBQ4RI4J6RSMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/BQ4R/I4J6RSMO/FLEBQ4RI4J6RSMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/BQ4R/I4J6RSMO/FLEBQ4RI4J6RSMO.SMALL.jpg chuynator98 hello this is my first instructable, i hope you like it.i found this 2001 PALM dock, wich was used to sync it with your windows ME machine, wich is now useless since smartphones killed pocket pcs. i was going to buy an android dock anyway, so i decided to make my own, which would work with my cellph...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 22:37:56 PST
Background to our USB devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Background-to-our-USB-devices/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 21:36:00 PST
Human Powered Phone charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Charging-USB-devices-using-your-muscle-power-Charg/
Human Powered Phone charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/FAMB/I55MZ4IK/FC1FAMBI55MZ4IK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/FAMB/I55MZ4IK/FC1FAMBI55MZ4IK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/FAMB/I55MZ4IK/FC1FAMBI55MZ4IK.SMALL.jpg Ganesh Selvaraj ***If you think it's worthy, Vote for it for "Make Energy" Challenge***Mobile phones / Tablets have become an integral part of our life. One big hustle which every mobile user faces is charging the device. Well if you have a power source like AC wall supply or batteries lying around then it is easy ...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 11:21:04 PST
Joypad To Switch Box Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Joypad-To-Switch-Box-Controller/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 14:49:03 PST
PIC programmer using USB-Serial converter for 18F4550 http://www.instructables.com/id/PIC-programmer-using-USB-Serial-converter-for-18F4/
PIC programmer using USB-Serial converter for 18F4550 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/9PC8/I49RT3AU/FSA9PC8I49RT3AU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/9PC8/I49RT3AU/FSA9PC8I49RT3AU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/9PC8/I49RT3AU/FSA9PC8I49RT3AU.SMALL.jpg ManojM1 Note : This hack is only needed if your usb-serial does not support the BREAK functionality. Else, it may work with as it is, with the usual programming software like PicPgm, WinPic etc.Usually the DIY programmers like JDM do not work for usb-serial converters. Voltage levels, timings, and missing f...
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 23:13:34 PST
DIY Altoids USB Apple/Samsung Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Altoids-USB-iPodiPhone-AND-Samsung-USB-charger/
DIY Altoids USB Apple/Samsung Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/X6QP/I4CMIYXI/FCGX6QPI4CMIYXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/X6QP/I4CMIYXI/FCGX6QPI4CMIYXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/X6QP/I4CMIYXI/FCGX6QPI4CMIYXI.SMALL.jpg changingelectronics If you read my profile description, I say that I LOVE to build USB devices. I always am thinking of devices to charge next with that apple-like feature that tries to stop us DIY-ists to build our own chargers. You obviously know that Apple puts that into their devices (iOS 7 does not have that featu...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 02:30:08 PST
USB powered keyboard light http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-powered-keyboard-light-1/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 09:17:37 PST
Wifi CONTROLLED COFFEE COASTER with COLOR CHANGING TEMPERATURE INDICATOR LED http://www.instructables.com/id/CLOUD-CONTROLLED-LED-COLOR-CHANGING-COFFEE-COASTER/
Wifi CONTROLLED COFFEE COASTER with COLOR CHANGING TEMPERATURE INDICATOR LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/0TTN/I441WK0B/FB60TTNI441WK0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/0TTN/I441WK0B/FB60TTNI441WK0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/0TTN/I441WK0B/FB60TTNI441WK0B.SMALL.jpg pelegren Knowing when to drink and enjoy your coffee has been explored in many ways. One of them is the LED colour changing coffee coaster temperature. LED lights up if the temperature threshold is reached. By utilizing tri-color LED with built in IC, coffee coaster has become very attractive and exciting to...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:57:20 PST
IPAD MINI MINIMOOG STYLED CONTROLLER http://www.instructables.com/id/IPAD-MINI-MINIMOOG-STYLED-CONTROLLER/
IPAD MINI MINIMOOG STYLED CONTROLLER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/AF6A/I3TI5PG4/FU7AF6AI3TI5PG4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/AF6A/I3TI5PG4/FU7AF6AI3TI5PG4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/AF6A/I3TI5PG4/FU7AF6AI3TI5PG4.SMALL.jpg InevitableCraftsLab I always wanted to make some sort of synth styled controller for my iPad synths and use a monotrons filter in the output.This Instructable will be about how to build a minimoog styled iPad-mini controller.CORE COMPONENTSa lot of wooden profilesan akai lpd 25 keayboarda Korg Monotron (if you want to ...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 17:02:18 PST
Make a Personalized USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Gift-a-Personalized-USB/
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 12:03:51 PST
How to make USB OTG cable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-USB-OTG-cable/
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 07:57:11 PST
Fitting USB equipped outlet in double gang box. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitting-USB-equipped-outlet-in-double-gang-box/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:34:52 PST
Steampunk data medium http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-data-medium/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:24:48 PST
Solderdoodle Pro 2.0: USB Rechargeable Soldering Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Solderdoodle-Pro-20-USB-Rechargeable-Soldering-Iro/
Solderdoodle Pro 2.0: USB Rechargeable Soldering Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/E6DZ/I3PJR6UG/FJEE6DZI3PJR6UG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/E6DZ/I3PJR6UG/FJEE6DZI3PJR6UG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/E6DZ/I3PJR6UG/FJEE6DZI3PJR6UG.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle Please click below to visit our Kickstarter project page for Solderdoodle Pro 2.0 and pre-order a production model!http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/249225636/sold...Solderdoodle Pro does what other portable soldering irons have failed to do, and that’s the ability to last at full power for over a...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:40:16 PST
Homemade Mini USB Fridge DIY Frefrigerator Chiller Air Conditioner Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric by Foam Containers http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-USB-Fridge-DIY-Frefrigerator-Chiller/
Homemade Mini USB Fridge DIY Frefrigerator Chiller Air Conditioner Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric by Foam Containers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DIYT/I3H7H4NP/FIYDIYTI3H7H4NP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DIYT/I3H7H4NP/FIYDIYTI3H7H4NP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DIYT/I3H7H4NP/FIYDIYTI3H7H4NP.SMALL.jpg kakatininghia Homemade USB Fridge DIY Frefrigerator Chiller Air Conditioner Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric by Foam ContainersMaterials: Foam Containers BoxPeltierComputer Fan
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 01:28:36 PST
how to make a simple usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-simple-usb-charger/
how to make a simple usb charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/0BIQ/I3KBPN4A/F4L0BIQI3KBPN4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/0BIQ/I3KBPN4A/F4L0BIQI3KBPN4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/0BIQ/I3KBPN4A/F4L0BIQI3KBPN4A.SMALL.jpg filip74321 ok so today im going to show you how to build the simplest device on earth very basic soldering skills now for the parts:4AAA baterry holder a case for the batterya female USB cord4AAA baterries(i personally use toshiba)a fancy decal to put on top :) ok first the parts :) ok first you need t...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 11:32:42 PST
Air power III http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-power-III/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:01:30 PST
Homemade Mini USB Fridge Chiller DIY Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-USB-Fridge-Chiller-DIY-Frefrigerator/
Homemade Mini USB Fridge Chiller DIY Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/08BQ/I3H4Q626/FNJ08BQI3H4Q626.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/08BQ/I3H4Q626/FNJ08BQI3H4Q626.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/08BQ/I3H4Q626/FNJ08BQI3H4Q626.SMALL.jpg keifeij78 Homemade Mini USB Fridge Chiller DIY Frefrigerator Peltier CoolerWhether you're in the office or in the study getting things done, this DIY mini USB fridge keeps your drinks cold and ready to go by your desk, letting you power through tasks without interruption, You can make it very cheap and easy,...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 06:41:08 PST
DIY Sony Xperia Z Desktop Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sony-Xperia-Z-Desktop-Charger/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 02:04:40 PST
Power Stacker: Stackable USB Rechargeable Battery System http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Stacker-Stackable-USB-Rechargeable-Battery-S/
Power Stacker: Stackable USB Rechargeable Battery System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/VFWB/I36LFW5K/FPNVFWBI36LFW5K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/VFWB/I36LFW5K/FPNVFWBI36LFW5K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/VFWB/I36LFW5K/FPNVFWBI36LFW5K.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle Please click below to visit our Kickstarter project page for Solderdoodle Pro 2.0, which uses the same circuit as Power Stacker, and pre-order a production model!http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/249225636/sold...Power Stacker is a portable, modular, USB rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack. Stac...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 15:06:18 PST
Homemade Mini USB Fridge Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-USB-Fridge-Frefrigerator-Peltier-Coo-2/
Homemade Mini USB Fridge Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/4BRV/I3FOEG69/F0Q4BRVI3FOEG69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/4BRV/I3FOEG69/F0Q4BRVI3FOEG69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/4BRV/I3FOEG69/F0Q4BRVI3FOEG69.SMALL.jpg peltierdiy99 Homemade Mini USB Fridge Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric DIY very Easy and CheapYou can make it for Cooler and Warmer - Thank for See
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 03:22:10 PST
Homemade USB Chiller Fridge Frefrigerator Peltier DIY with Bag Cool Keeper Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-USB-Chiller-Fridge-Frefrigerator-Peltier-/
Homemade USB Chiller Fridge Frefrigerator Peltier DIY with Bag Cool Keeper Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/YM2E/I3BH82CV/F22YM2EI3BH82CV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/YM2E/I3BH82CV/F22YM2EI3BH82CV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/YM2E/I3BH82CV/F22YM2EI3BH82CV.SMALL.jpg chillerdiy234 Homemade USB Chiller Fridge Frefrigerator Peltier DIYMaterials:2 Peltier,2 Fan Computer,Foam Containers Box, Tape........ Complette Homemade USB Chiller Fridge Frefrigerator 1 Peltier Complette Homemade USB Chiller Fridge Frefrigerator 1 Peltier Complette Homemade USB Chiller Fridge Frefrigerat...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 02:48:41 PST
PUB! Programmable USB Button http://www.instructables.com/id/PUB-Programmable-USB-Button/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 20:08:28 PST
USB power adapter from socket http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-power-adapter-from-socket/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 14:29:38 PST
Usb Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Bracelet-1/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:40:31 PST
Classic Usb Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Usb-Bracelet/
Classic Usb Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/ZIT6/I2XTRCNQ/F2GZIT6I2XTRCNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/ZIT6/I2XTRCNQ/F2GZIT6I2XTRCNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/ZIT6/I2XTRCNQ/F2GZIT6I2XTRCNQ.SMALL.jpg sakwijaya Classic USB Leather Bracelet. In this instruction I'm going to show you, how to make your own USB flash drive bracelet. Always wear your memories, let’s make it! Materials MATERIAL :Variation Fabric (i used 0.5 mm)leather (i used 1,5mm )TOOLS :UsbPenRulerScissorsSewing threa...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 02:07:18 PST
Simple USB UPS http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-USB-UPS/
Simple USB UPS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/MFIJ/I2TG447O/FGRMFIJI2TG447O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/MFIJ/I2TG447O/FGRMFIJI2TG447O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/MFIJ/I2TG447O/FGRMFIJI2TG447O.SMALL.jpg jwhart1 This is an very simple circuit to act as a Uninterruptible Power Supply for a usb powered device. I'm using it to prevent reset of Raspberry Pi's during short power flickers caused by high motor current draws on a battery powered system. The circuit I'm using is able to maintain full power to a Ra...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:15:24 PST
Dire Bomb-like Timer (v2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bomb-like-Timer-V2/
Dire Bomb-like Timer (v2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/V8HK/I2S6PJT7/FFZV8HKI2S6PJT7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/V8HK/I2S6PJT7/FFZV8HKI2S6PJT7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/V8HK/I2S6PJT7/FFZV8HKI2S6PJT7.SMALL.jpg jake_lee_1105 This is my second version bomb-like timer. I used Arduino UNO board, programmed it to be able to switch on, switch off any high voltage household appliance, It includes two sets of time you can play around with, Of course you can always alter it from your code to 3 or more . Other than its timer fu...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:02:25 PST