Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Jul 2015 05:09:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Apply a Texture to a Selection in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Apply-a-Texture-to-a-Selection-in-Photoshop/
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 13:51:23 PST
DIY Mala Bead Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mala-Bead-Necklace/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 14:02:44 PST
Locking Heaven's Door (with Hell's Lock) http://www.instructables.com/id/Locking-Heavens-Door-with-Hells-Lock/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:07:19 PDT
How to make a sheep rainbow colors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-sheep-rainbow-colors/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:40:32 PST
Nearly Free Vacuum Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Nearly-Free-Vacuum-Bags/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:24:08 PDT
How to make a paracord wrist lanyard using the cobra weave http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-paracord-wrist-lanyard-using-the-cob/
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Mon, 9 Jul 2012 10:51:15 PDT
Build a Greenland Kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Greenland-Kayak/
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Tue, 18 Dec 2007 13:26:36 PST
How to Pick Someone Up from LAX (International Terminal) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Pick-Someone-Up-from-LAX-International-Ter/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2011 22:28:31 PDT
HOW-TO use the ARDUINO SERIAL MONITOR http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-use-the-ARDUINO-SERIAL-MONITOR/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:27:22 PDT
how to repair a broken hinge on your glasses - NerdVision v1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-repair-a-broken-hinge-on-your-glasses-Ner/
how to repair a broken hinge on your glasses - NerdVision v1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/3G0U/GOOP5K46/FWV3G0UGOOP5K46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/3G0U/GOOP5K46/FWV3G0UGOOP5K46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/3G0U/GOOP5K46/FWV3G0UGOOP5K46.SMALL.jpg bornclassified So I sat on my glasses a couple weeks ago, and although they didn't break then (even after bending/reshaping them), five days ago, amidst putting them on, they fell, and one of the arms broke off, right at the hinge.  Other than buying a replacement arm for I dunno, $20-30 maybe, but that's if I cou...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2011 23:23:58 PDT
How To Diagnose A Rear Main Seal Leak http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Diagnose-A-Rear-Main-Seal-Leak/
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:05:04 PST
Cheap TFT 2.2 inch Display on Arduino (ILI9340C or ILI9341) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-TFT-22-inch-Display-on-Arduino-ILI9340C-or-I/
Cheap TFT 2.2 inch Display on Arduino (ILI9340C or ILI9341) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/YKQB/IANS215T/F92YKQBIANS215T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/YKQB/IANS215T/F92YKQBIANS215T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/YKQB/IANS215T/F92YKQBIANS215T.SMALL.jpg tomk11 I ordered a 240 x 320 pixel 2.2 inch TFT LCD display off of ebay for £3.86 which is dirt cheap compared to similar displays from some of the western companies. The only problem was that there wasn't a guide to how to get it working! When I figured it out I thought I'd make an Instructable for anyone...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 07:20:11 PDT
Programing with Java using Command Prompt http://www.instructables.com/id/Programing-with-Java-using-Command-Prompt/
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Thu, 9 Dec 2010 07:48:32 PST
HOW TO Propagate Rose Stem Cuttings http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-Propagate-Rose-Stem-Cuttings/
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Sun, 15 Nov 2009 13:07:46 PST
Eclipse Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Eclipse-Lamp/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:39:44 PDT
Cómo hacer plastilina (Play-doh) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cómo-hacer-plastilina-Play-doh/
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 10:04:02 PDT
Dog Poop Deterrent http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Poop-Deterrent/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2011 19:22:14 PDT
Water Filter : Tuna Can Cartridge System http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Filter-Tuna-Can-Cartridge-System/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 20:52:31 PDT
Find Your Antipodal: The Opposite Side of The World http://www.instructables.com/id/Find-Your-Antipodal-The-Opposite-Side-of-The-World/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:23:34 PDT
Nibbler from Futurama Dog Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Nibbler-from-Futurama-Dog-Costume/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:02:11 PDT
Physics Project: Mini Electric Motor Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Physics-Project-Mini-Electric-Motor-Boat/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/6XNF/G43EG7TV/FEX6XNFG43EG7TV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/6XNF/G43EG7TV/FEX6XNFG43EG7TV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/6XNF/G43EG7TV/FEX6XNFG43EG7TV.SMALL.jpg bassclarinet23 For physics, I had to construct a boat that would successfully race down a 3m PVC track. We had limits on the dimensions, as well as the total voltage of the battery. The boat is really ugly, but it is fully functional. I attempted to model it after a catamaran, but it was no where near being the fa...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2010 09:49:01 PST
How to Make Custom Shields for Your Microcontrollers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Custom-Shields-for-Your-Microcontrolle/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:31:07 PDT
Deathstroke Cosplay http://www.instructables.com/id/Deathstroke-Cosplay/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:54:14 PDT
Arduino Load Cell / Scale http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Load-Cell-Scale/
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Mon, 22 Apr 2013 07:44:16 PDT
adjustable wood sawhorse http://www.instructables.com/id/adjustable-wood-sawhorse/
adjustable wood sawhorse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi A good sawhorse is something essential in a workshop, especially if you work with wood and you often need to take outside some board or piece to cut and sand.And if you need a temporary table in the garden for barbecue and parties, these two stacking and adjustable sawhorses are the perfect support....
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 00:17:55 PDT
Three Handy Workbench Tools from HDD Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Handy-Workbench-Tools-from-HDD-Magnets/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:14:49 PDT
How to play your device's audio through your computer's built-in speakers. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-your-devices-audio-through-your-compu/
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 18:17:25 PST
How-To Read Runes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Read-Runes/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2009 17:22:53 PST
Vinegar etching (The instructables robot in clay) http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinegar-etching-The-instructables-robot-in-clay/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:25:35 PDT
Make a DC motor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-DC-motor/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:53:00 PDT
Build Your Own Earth Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Earth-Oven/
Build Your Own Earth Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/X7SF/ICN7FP92/FVMX7SFICN7FP92.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/X7SF/ICN7FP92/FVMX7SFICN7FP92.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/X7SF/ICN7FP92/FVMX7SFICN7FP92.SMALL.jpg ekeene1 Who doesn't love delicious wood-fired oven pizza? NO ONE. I had a dream of back yard pizza party fun times and began to do some research to make that dream a reality. First, I looked at the materials cost for a brick oven (spoiler alert: they are prohibitively expensive to build). I felt defeated. T...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 07:25:17 PDT
Make a maintainable DIY double-glazed window http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-maintainable-double-glazed-window/
Make a maintainable DIY double-glazed window - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/M633/G2HDXELL/FCSM633G2HDXELL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/M633/G2HDXELL/FCSM633G2HDXELL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/M633/G2HDXELL/FCSM633G2HDXELL.SMALL.jpg neffk Double-glazed windows are usually made from pre-fabricated glass panels.  Although this is a good design to reduce the cost and complexity of manufacture, there are drawbacks.  For example, if a double-glazed window is broken, replacing it may be very difficult and expensive due to custom sizes, dis...
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Fri, 27 Nov 2009 09:50:27 PST
screwdriver car key http://www.instructables.com/id/screwdriver-car-key/
screwdriver car key - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/M6R9/ICN7H7K9/FTZM6R9ICN7H7K9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/M6R9/ICN7H7K9/FTZM6R9ICN7H7K9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/M6R9/ICN7H7K9/FTZM6R9ICN7H7K9.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus A car key disguised as a screwdriver. Prank the police, or anyone else who happens to peek inside your car, then try and talk you way out of grand theft auto. This prank will make it look like your car has been stolen by having the ignition punched by a screwdriver, while in reality it's just your n...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:07:36 PDT
Propel-a-Buds http://www.instructables.com/id/Propel-a-Buds/
Propel-a-Buds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/PM91/ICMHH558/FCWPM91ICMHH558.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/PM91/ICMHH558/FCWPM91ICMHH558.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/PM91/ICMHH558/FCWPM91ICMHH558.SMALL.jpg Asamati98 When you think of things that seemingly dance to music you probably think of people on a dance floor. However would you believe a simple RC Quad-copter motor would dance too?! Well they are fully capable of rotating, vibrating, and producing a little sound of their own by soldering them to connectio...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:05:05 PDT
Enhanced DeWalt Drill Before And After http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-DeWalt-Drill-Before-And-After/
Enhanced DeWalt Drill Before And After - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/CF3C/ICM6W1GP/F45CF3CICM6W1GP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/CF3C/ICM6W1GP/F45CF3CICM6W1GP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/CF3C/ICM6W1GP/F45CF3CICM6W1GP.SMALL.jpg Gregarious I purchased a DeWalt 12volt cordless drill with two 'dead' batteries from a guy on eBay for about $10.I intended to turn it into a corded drill as demonstrated in several Instructables.Then the project seemed to take on a life of it's own and I found myself adding new features and enhancements.The e...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:52:21 PDT
Flying DeLorean Back to the Future Invitation http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-DeLorean-Back-to-the-Future-Invitation/
Flying DeLorean Back to the Future Invitation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/F2GS/ICID78BT/FGIF2GSICID78BT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/F2GS/ICID78BT/FGIF2GSICID78BT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/F2GS/ICID78BT/FGIF2GSICID78BT.SMALL.jpg ModMischief Great Scott, it's 2015! There's never been a better time to throw a Back to the Future themed party, in honour of the movie's 30th anniversary and Marty and Doc's travels to the era of hoverboards and flying cars.What better way to get people excited about your party than a card with a shiny time m...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 22:33:18 PDT
Tea Time! Grab Some Clay And Head To The Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-12lbs-of-Mud-into-a-Teapot/
Tea Time! Grab Some Clay And Head To The Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/JH5Q/ICID1TM4/FMUJH5QICID1TM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/JH5Q/ICID1TM4/FMUJH5QICID1TM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/JH5Q/ICID1TM4/FMUJH5QICID1TM4.SMALL.jpg CHPotterme Place a potter's bat on the pottery wheel head. Place entire lump of wedged clay on the bat. Throwing from the hump minimizes the amount of bats needed. Center the top 1lb portion of clay; no need to center the entire lump right now.First throw your spout by throwing a basic cylinder shape using the...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 07:40:41 PDT
Make a Guitar with CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Guitar-with-CNC/
Make a Guitar with CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/0E97/ICLRZYA9/FRQ0E97ICLRZYA9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/0E97/ICLRZYA9/FRQ0E97ICLRZYA9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/0E97/ICLRZYA9/FRQ0E97ICLRZYA9.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker Step by step instructions on how to make a solid body guitar on the CNC using parts from a cheap Epiphone Les Paul. I purchased my Epiphone Les Paul online for only $120 just to gut it for the electronics, hardware and neck. I used some 8/4 ash for the body and carved out the neck pocket, pickup and...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:40:42 PDT
The People's Table: Outdoor Public Ping Pong http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Peoples-Table-Outdoor-Public-Ping-Pong/
The People's Table: Outdoor Public Ping Pong - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/UPCT/ICID0R6C/F7RUPCTICID0R6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/UPCT/ICID0R6C/F7RUPCTICID0R6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/UPCT/ICID0R6C/F7RUPCTICID0R6C.SMALL.jpg grmaloney This Instructable provides details and instructions for an outdoor ping pong table that also serves as a work of art which can become a permanent fixture on a sidewalk, plaza or park. Our intention was to provide an example of how an outdoor ping pong table can stimulate play and community, especial...
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 20:35:43 PDT
Infinity Mirror Clock with Patterns, Date and Chime http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Clock-with-Patterns-Date-and-Chime/
Infinity Mirror Clock with Patterns, Date and Chime - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/W3U1/ICICXU1B/FJ4W3U1ICICXU1B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/W3U1/ICICXU1B/FJ4W3U1ICICXU1B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/W3U1/ICICXU1B/FJ4W3U1ICICXU1B.SMALL.jpg ItsGraGra This is an infinity mirror real time clock with date display, patterns and sleep mode. There is also an hourly melody played based on the UM66TXXL chip.The real Time clock is based around the DS1307 chip.An infinity mirror is 2 mirrors facing each other, one of which is a 2 way mirror for you to loo...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 07:41:22 PDT
Sawfish, foam kayak, build a functional light weight boat from stuff found only in the hardware store http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawfish-foam-kayak-build-a-funtional-light-wieght-/
Sawfish, foam kayak, build a functional light weight boat from stuff found only in the hardware store - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/X230/ICLS0J8X/F1OX230ICLS0J8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/X230/ICLS0J8X/F1OX230ICLS0J8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/X230/ICLS0J8X/F1OX230ICLS0J8X.SMALL.jpg rowerwet Kayaking has become a popular activity here in the US and around the world. I am on a FB page dedicated to kayaking (church of the double bladed paddle) and love to see the pictures of people on the water, especially during our cold FROZEN New England winters.I am someone who loves to build, boats b...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:29:44 PDT
Creating you own USB cables http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-you-own-USB-cables/
Creating you own USB cables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/JLRV/GA1BLBGO/FWPJLRVGA1BLBGO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/JLRV/GA1BLBGO/FWPJLRVGA1BLBGO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/JLRV/GA1BLBGO/FWPJLRVGA1BLBGO.SMALL.jpg ludionis In honor of the USB contest, and my own passion for making my own wherever I can, I have created what I believe is a totally unique (gasp) Instructable.  I could be wrong, of course, but a quick Google search turned up nothing for this, so I'm claiming glory lol.  All told, with picture taking, this...
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Fri, 4 Jun 2010 20:26:46 PDT
safe and simple AC PWM Dimmer for arduino / Raspberry pi http://www.instructables.com/id/safe-and-simple-AC-PWM-Dimmer-for-arduino-Raspberr/
safe and simple AC PWM Dimmer for arduino / Raspberry pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/VXZ5/HOHYE3MY/FUWVXZ5HOHYE3MY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/VXZ5/HOHYE3MY/FUWVXZ5HOHYE3MY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/VXZ5/HOHYE3MY/FUWVXZ5HOHYE3MY.SMALL.jpg Jestin_Cubetech Dimmer With  MOSFET This circuit shows that dimmers intended for use at mains voltage do not always have to contain a triac. Here, a MOSFET (BUZ41A, 500 V/4.5A) in a diode bridge is used to control the voltage across an incandescent bulb with pulse-width modulation (PWM). The power supply voltage f...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 22:44:24 PST
Essential Oils Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Essential-Oils-Tray/
Essential Oils Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/6R3B/ICG2BR3I/FPQ6R3BICG2BR3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/6R3B/ICG2BR3I/FPQ6R3BICG2BR3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/6R3B/ICG2BR3I/FPQ6R3BICG2BR3I.SMALL.jpg jessemckee In this post, you'll learn how to make a simple, cheap tray that can hold lots of essential oil bottles.With me, I like proportions, so I wanted the tray to be fairly thick so the oils can sit deep. I had some scrap 8/4 knotty alder in the shop, so that's what you'll see in this tutorial. I think wa...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:55:18 PDT
How to make a powerful water battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-powerful-water-battery/
How to make a powerful water battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LEB2/FT7PUEIA/FLXLEB2FT7PUEIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LEB2/FT7PUEIA/FLXLEB2FT7PUEIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LEB2/FT7PUEIA/FLXLEB2FT7PUEIA.SMALL.jpg JimJong In this Instructable I will explain how to make a powerful battery that runs on rain water! This battery is environmentally friendly because it can run on rain water.It still needs the metals. Distilled water will NOT work, it has to be conductive. Whenever it runs out of power you just have to drai...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2009 02:05:04 PDT
Simplest Ever DC-DC Boost 12v to 73v http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-Ever-DC-DC-Boost-12v-to-73v/
Simplest Ever DC-DC Boost 12v to 73v - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/R0WT/G29ZFYXV/FDQR0WTG29ZFYXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/R0WT/G29ZFYXV/FDQR0WTG29ZFYXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/R0WT/G29ZFYXV/FDQR0WTG29ZFYXV.SMALL.jpg pyrohaz A simple DC-DC boost converter:- 12-18v in = ~73v+ out- Uses only 2 transistors, no IC's- Can be made out of one CFL light bulb- Uses fully discreet components- 17.2kHz switching frequencyOutput is only low current but could probably be used to power a small triode preamp stage (Very high impedance)...
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Wed, 25 Nov 2009 07:25:27 PST
LUX - an external power button http://www.instructables.com/id/LUX-an-external-power-button/
LUX - an external power button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel It's a lazy afternoon, and you sit down to turn your computer on, you either: a) you have to bend down and press the power button, or b) you have a laptop - this isn't for you.Especially where my (desktop) computer is located; under my desk and out of sight; bending down to press that power button i...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:44:09 PDT
How To Make Song Covers On YouTube - What You Need http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Song-Covers-On-YouTube-What-You-Need/
How To Make Song Covers On YouTube - What You Need - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/JJ5C/HHS9UEFV/FF2JJ5CHHS9UEFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/JJ5C/HHS9UEFV/FF2JJ5CHHS9UEFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/JJ5C/HHS9UEFV/FF2JJ5CHHS9UEFV.SMALL.jpg TrivisionGaming Ok, first, you need a video editor to edit everything (for Windows, I recommend Windows Movie Maker), whether you want to make a music video or just point the camera at you while you're singing it. Next, you need an Ipod or any other music playing device, like an MP3 player or smart phone that has t...
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Tue, 11 Jun 2013 20:47:09 PDT
How To Identify And Replace A Blown Fuse http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Identify-And-Replace-A-Blown-Fuse-1/
How To Identify And Replace A Blown Fuse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/AK8H/HIGFAJX9/F8XAK8HHIGFAJX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/AK8H/HIGFAJX9/F8XAK8HHIGFAJX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/AK8H/HIGFAJX9/F8XAK8HHIGFAJX9.SMALL.jpg tutdude98 A fuse is an safety component in electronic and electrical device and it will blow if there is any excessive current. Short circuit, overloading or device failure are the prime reasons for excessive current. Putting wrong fuse in device can result in personal injury, fire and increase damage of your...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 00:57:42 PDT
Refinishing an Hardwood Staircase http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinishing-an-Hardwood-Staircase/
Refinishing an Hardwood Staircase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/0HNB/GWV07FL2/FG90HNBGWV07FL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/0HNB/GWV07FL2/FG90HNBGWV07FL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/0HNB/GWV07FL2/FG90HNBGWV07FL2.SMALL.jpg KittyJ This is an adventure in refinishing my hardwood staircase, told by an amateur artist and homeowner. This may not be how the pros would do it, but it's done for about $150 in materials and a few days of my time. We floundered a bit in figuring it out, but here I'll share the things I've figured out....
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