Instructables: exploring - video - technology - diy http://www.instructables.com Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:40:59 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Make an Acrylic Smartphone Stand (CNC and Thermoforming) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Acrylic-Smartphone-Stand-CNC-and-Th/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/8IID/HUEEMK4H/FX08IIDHUEEMK4H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/8IID/HUEEMK4H/FX08IIDHUEEMK4H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/8IID/HUEEMK4H/FX08IIDHUEEMK4H.SMALL.jpg SongEmu This past weekend, I decided to make a basic smartphone stand for my desk at work. There are plenty of ways you can make a phone stand like that, but I wanted something simple with very little, if any, assembly required. I remembered a method of thermoforming acrylic that I thought might be useful, ...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 21:59:55 PDT
How To Make Handheld Fireballs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Handheld-Fireballs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/U80P/HTS5DBUW/FTNU80PHTS5DBUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/U80P/HTS5DBUW/FTNU80PHTS5DBUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/U80P/HTS5DBUW/FTNU80PHTS5DBUW.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan What you'll Need: Isopropyl Rubbing Alcohol 50-99% Concentration (Higher Concentrations Burn Better, But are Hotter) 100% Cotton Ball or Cloth Ignition Source And Some Common Sense... Fire Safety Equipment is also a good idea... Hope you enjoy... Also How to Concentrate Isopropyl Alcohol: (htt...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 18:33:13 PDT
How to Setup Tabs in MakerCAM http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Setup-Tabs-in-MakerCAM/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/4JJH/HTG5GYJS/FYG4JJHHTG5GYJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/4JJH/HTG5GYJS/FYG4JJHHTG5GYJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/4JJH/HTG5GYJS/FYG4JJHHTG5GYJS.SMALL.jpg SongEmu One of the first things you’ll learn as a budding machinist is how important it is to keep control of your workpiece at all times. If you’re cutting a project out of a larger piece of stock, it can be useful to employ tabs. They work just like perforations in paper, allowing you to easily remove you...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:29:27 PDT
Science Experiments | Homemade Hydrogen | Balloons Flying http://www.instructables.com/id/Science-Experiments-Homemade-Hydrogen-Balloons-Fly/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/BZOH/HT36T4AH/FD4BZOHHT36T4AH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/BZOH/HT36T4AH/FD4BZOHHT36T4AH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/BZOH/HT36T4AH/FD4BZOHHT36T4AH.SMALL.jpg fgarcía24 MORE VIDEOS HERE: https://www.youtube.com/user/HawkGuruHacker/videos MORE VIDEOS HERE: https://www.youtube.com/user/HawkGuruHacker/videos MORE VIDEOS HERE: https://www.youtube.com/user/HawkGuruHacker/videos MORE VIDEOS HERE: https://www.youtube.com/user/HawkGuruHacker/videos MORE VIDEOS HERE: https:...
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:55:05 PDT
Making an Arduino Powered Curtain Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-Arduino-Powered-Curtain-Automation/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/L6MA/HT20Y74P/F9OL6MAHT20Y74P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/L6MA/HT20Y74P/F9OL6MAHT20Y74P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/L6MA/HT20Y74P/F9OL6MAHT20Y74P.SMALL.jpg chickenparmi In this video I start work on showing you how to make an Arduino Powered device that will open and close curtains! By using some rope and a continuous rotation servo I am able to create a pulley system that will serve as the backbones to the movement system. This is the first part where I 3D prin...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:42:26 PDT
DIY Touch Screen Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Touch-Screen-Gloves/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7IVF/HSVGFT7W/F327IVFHSVGFT7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7IVF/HSVGFT7W/F327IVFHSVGFT7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7IVF/HSVGFT7W/F327IVFHSVGFT7W.SMALL.jpg rickosgood You can turn a normal pair of gloves into touch screen capable gloves with just some inexpensive conductive thread!
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:35:37 PDT
DIY.Building RAID Inside Video Editing System http://www.instructables.com/id/DIYBuilding-RAID-Inside-Video-Editing-System/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/2XND/HS70DD5O/F9X2XNDHS70DD5O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/2XND/HS70DD5O/F9X2XNDHS70DD5O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/2XND/HS70DD5O/F9X2XNDHS70DD5O.SMALL.jpg Samimy DIY. Building RAID Inside Video Editing System More Info,downloads and Details about this project is available on  my blog: http://goo.gl/G9XKNA ------------------------------ Download Narration of this video in PDF: http://goo.gl/cfn249 ------------------------------
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 08:15:34 PST
Mini DIY adjustable power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-DIY-adjustable-power-supply/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/Z9BU/HS4VQNFC/FSTZ9BUHS4VQNFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/Z9BU/HS4VQNFC/FSTZ9BUHS4VQNFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/Z9BU/HS4VQNFC/FSTZ9BUHS4VQNFC.SMALL.jpg newtonn2 This is my mini adjustable power supply. It will take any DC source between 7.5V and 28V. The output will be between 1.4V and the input voltage.It cost me about £9 in parts, most of them from HK. Please comment if you like it.  Instructable available now!!  See here
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:15:42 PST
Make Drinking Glasses from Beer Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Drinking-Glasses-from-Beer-Bottles/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/LJPH/HS3GS3C0/FG3LJPHHS3GS3C0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/LJPH/HS3GS3C0/FG3LJPHHS3GS3C0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/LJPH/HS3GS3C0/FG3LJPHHS3GS3C0.SMALL.jpg rickosgood Learn to make drinking glasses from used beer bottles or wine bottles.  All you need is some string, acetone, ice water, lighter, and a non-flammable surface to work over.
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 10:28:28 PST
DIY: Amazing Jar Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Amazing-Jar-Lantern/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/1TGX/HRP9EXRX/FDG1TGXHRP9EXRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/1TGX/HRP9EXRX/FDG1TGXHRP9EXRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/1TGX/HRP9EXRX/FDG1TGXHRP9EXRX.SMALL.jpg macobt Jar Lantern that run on battery,inside there is one White Led Diode,2 AAA bateries and on  lid there is handle and switch. Join to American Hacker:http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=macobt
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 14:35:45 PST
Mechanical 'wind-up' camera slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-wind-up-camera-slider/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SMALL.jpg Building all the way A simple DIY camera slider that uses a wind-up music box salvaged from an old toy. This could be used as a backup option in case one runs out of power. The wind-up mechanism delivers constant speed and is strong enough to move most DSLRs mounted on a heavy ball-head. The operating noise is really ne...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 19:19:31 PST
Build a GIANT Fire Tornado! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-GIANT-Fire-Tornado/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/VANE/HRI8RW9I/FHMVANEHRI8RW9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/VANE/HRI8RW9I/FHMVANEHRI8RW9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/VANE/HRI8RW9I/FHMVANEHRI8RW9I.SMALL.jpg rickosgood My goal for this project was to build a fire tornado that was bigger than me!  This fire tornado reached a height of around 8-9 feet and i believe it could be made taller.  I build off of the knowledge I gained from my last fire tornado instructible to make this massive version. Check out my origin...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:29:24 PST
3D Milling a Hawaiian Island on my Shapeoko 2 CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Milling-a-Hawaiian-Island-on-my-Shapeoko-2-CNC/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/LO7A/HRI8RD13/FUXLO7AHRI8RD13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/LO7A/HRI8RD13/FUXLO7AHRI8RD13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/LO7A/HRI8RD13/FUXLO7AHRI8RD13.SMALL.jpg SongEmu I wanted to try out some 3D milling to see what the Shapeoko 2 was capable of (even though I'd seen examples). This was really just for my own learning, but the outcome was pretty cool.
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 15:40:24 PST
Talking Emotional IQ Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Emotional-IQ-Box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/I6Q2/HRBE2SL2/FS6I6Q2HRBE2SL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/I6Q2/HRBE2SL2/FS6I6Q2HRBE2SL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/I6Q2/HRBE2SL2/FS6I6Q2HRBE2SL2.SMALL.jpg JackANDJude Using littleBits, you can make an Emotional IQ Box (marshmallow test), a fridge light, and a box with an alarm to keep your stuff secure.  Try different variations of outputs and inputs and change the settings on your timeout.  Have fun! Please visit my other instructable, "DIY littleBits" http://w...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 13:10:59 PST
Homemade Liquid Nitrogen Generator using Joule Thomson Effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Liquid-Nitrogen-Generator-using-Joule-Tho/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/HLLU/HR8VE9GD/FGUHLLUHR8VE9GD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/HLLU/HR8VE9GD/FGUHLLUHR8VE9GD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/HLLU/HR8VE9GD/FGUHLLUHR8VE9GD.SMALL.jpg imsmooth Step by step guide to building your own liquid nitrogen generator. Using easily obtained materials you can liquefy nitrogen or air. The unit cools  to -320F in under 50 minutes. Production is about 350 cc/hr. A full tutorial and plans are at http://homemadeliquidnitrogen.com If you like the extreme...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 09:41:10 PST
Installing Threaded Inserts on my Shapeoko 2 CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Threaded-Inserts-on-my-Shapeoko-2-CNC/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LFCA/HR0APNDL/FSWLFCAHR0APNDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LFCA/HR0APNDL/FSWLFCAHR0APNDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LFCA/HR0APNDL/FSWLFCAHR0APNDL.SMALL.jpg SongEmu Need to clamp down some material in your CNC mill? This is one of several methods available that I chose to implement. I bought a pack of threaded inserts to sink into the wasteboard of my Shapeoko that will let me bolt down workpieces without damaging the MDF.
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 17:52:11 PST
Generating GCode with Inkscape and MakerCAM [My DIY CNC Adventure pt. 3] http://www.instructables.com/id/Generating-GCode-with-Inkscape-and-MakerCAM-My-DIY/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/C6IM/HQQLMXF5/FO2C6IMHQQLMXF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/C6IM/HQQLMXF5/FO2C6IMHQQLMXF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/C6IM/HQQLMXF5/FO2C6IMHQQLMXF5.SMALL.jpg SongEmu Going over one method of engraving a 2D design with a CNC. This is my third video as I learn to use my Shapeoko 2 DIY CNC from Inventables.
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 16:32:45 PST
UberCube X4- The Benchtop LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/UberCube-X4-The-benchtop-LED-Cube/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/4E4M/HQQIJT3R/F5G4E4MHQQIJT3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/4E4M/HQQIJT3R/F5G4E4MHQQIJT3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/4E4M/HQQIJT3R/F5G4E4MHQQIJT3R.SMALL.jpg indiantinker I always wanted to build LED Cubes but it took me a while to figure how to make one which is good looking and serves the purpose as a decorative piece on my workbench. So, I made a simple 4x4x4 LED Cube using TI`s MSP430 microcontroller and other ICs i ordered entirely from TIs Free Sample Program. ...
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 06:44:12 PST
How to solder & desolder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solder-desolder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/GLY1/HQNA46KC/F2DGLY1HQNA46KC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/GLY1/HQNA46KC/F2DGLY1HQNA46KC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/GLY1/HQNA46KC/F2DGLY1HQNA46KC.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus For this How to video Andrew is going to guide you through the most important steps on soldering. 1- Safety first 2- Soldering Kit (all the tools you need) 3- Good Soldering 4- Bad Soldering 5- Desoldering
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 02:03:23 PST
support to place smartphone in the car (three versions) http://www.instructables.com/id/support-to-place-smartphone-in-the-car/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/RQDS/HQKY9S26/FBZRQDSHQKY9S26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/RQDS/HQKY9S26/FBZRQDSHQKY9S26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/RQDS/HQKY9S26/FBZRQDSHQKY9S26.SMALL.jpg eduino77 ++++more pictures of this project in my last entry integrated smartphone car control panel I used a DVD box (transparent film also of the box) and clamp a car freshener to put in soffit vent materials dvd box scissors tape Car freshener spent optional dremel cardboard Decorative vinyl carbon fiber...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 12:37:51 PST
how to build and overhead camera rig http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-build-and-overhead-camera-rig/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/WDQI/HQKY9CZ1/FSTWDQIHQKY9CZ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/WDQI/HQKY9CZ1/FSTWDQIHQKY9CZ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/WDQI/HQKY9CZ1/FSTWDQIHQKY9CZ1.SMALL.jpg his majesty i needed to build and overhead camera rig and was looking for some specs on how to but couldn't find any. so here's mine. i later did end up going and buying a $30 tripod that could hold a heavier camera 
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 08:22:45 PST
Shapeoko 2 DIY CNC Kit: Electrical Sys. Test & Hello World http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-DIY-CNC-Kit-Electrical-Sys-Test-Hello-W/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/2WDT/HQJIZ715/F3W2WDTHQJIZ715.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/2WDT/HQJIZ715/F3W2WDTHQJIZ715.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/2WDT/HQJIZ715/F3W2WDTHQJIZ715.SMALL.jpg SongEmu Part 2 of my Grand DIY CNC Adventure, this time wiring up the stepper motors to the Arduino, calibrating and leveling the machine, and running Hello World. Not necessarily in that order.
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:07:47 PST
Gunstock Camera Rig from camera accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/Gunstock-Camera-Rig-from-camera-accessories/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/PRP8/HQHHWTHL/FBUPRP8HQHHWTHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/PRP8/HQHHWTHL/FBUPRP8HQHHWTHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/PRP8/HQHHWTHL/FBUPRP8HQHHWTHL.SMALL.jpg clam8 In this video I am showing you how to build your own gunstock camera rig from camera accessories. Its not a shoulder rig as this is not put on your shoulder but against your armpit, chest or anywhere you want. The great thing about this rig is that is versatile in where you place it and enable you t...
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 05:12:04 PST
Shapeoko 2 CNC Kit: Assembly Overview http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-CNC-Kit-Assembly-Overview/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/W4YW/HQGHM61Q/F9XW4YWHQGHM61Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/W4YW/HQGHM61Q/F9XW4YWHQGHM61Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/W4YW/HQGHM61Q/F9XW4YWHQGHM61Q.SMALL.jpg SongEmu The beginning of my Great CNC Adventure, I assemble the mechanical components of my recently-acquired DIY CNC machine kit from Inventables: The Shapeoko 2.
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 17:39:31 PST
How to fix LEGO M motor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-LEGO-M-motor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/PWR4/HQ2XST1P/FZEPWR4HQ2XST1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/PWR4/HQ2XST1P/FZEPWR4HQ2XST1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/PWR4/HQ2XST1P/FZEPWR4HQ2XST1P.SMALL.jpg vadiaz I explained how to open fix and assemble back a LEGO M motor
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 16:32:17 PST
DIY Dive Rig for GoPro, Actionpro X7 or any other action camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-handle-extension-Actionpro-x7-gopro-stick-supp/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/ETSU/HQ0HS8WP/FIJETSUHQ0HS8WP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/ETSU/HQ0HS8WP/FIJETSUHQ0HS8WP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/ETSU/HQ0HS8WP/FIJETSUHQ0HS8WP.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu DYI Dive Rig, build from common PVC materials used for electricity piping. Can be used with any action camera that have standard tripod connection or instead of that, the provided clamps can be glued to the rig as well. All work will take about 10 minutes including preparation and cleaning. Total c...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 05:40:18 PST
DIY Handle with Extension for GoPro, Actionpro X7 or any other action camera. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Handle-with-Extension-for-GoPro-Actionpro-X7-o/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/WZKK/HQ0HS8VG/F1TWZKKHQ0HS8VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/WZKK/HQ0HS8VG/F1TWZKKHQ0HS8VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/WZKK/HQ0HS8VG/F1TWZKKHQ0HS8VG.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu Here is in real time, activities required to make your own Handle with Extension capabilities for your actioncamera like GoPro, Actionpro or any other model that support standard tripod conector. Can be used on land but also underwater as the handle have no materials that could be affected by press...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 05:32:10 PST
DIY Camera Dolly for GoPro, Actionpro X7 or any other action or video camera. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Dolly-for-GoPro-Actionpro-X7-or-any-oth/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CG19/HQ0HS8GP/FCBCG19HQ0HS8GP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CG19/HQ0HS8GP/FCBCG19HQ0HS8GP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CG19/HQ0HS8GP/FCBCG19HQ0HS8GP.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu Parts, tools and all activities required to make your own Camera Dolly for your actioncamera like GoPro, Actionpro or any other video camera / DSLR that support standard tripod conector. Camera can be attached directly on the Dolly or attached to a tripod head. The last one is the best option as wil...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 05:29:07 PST
DIY Time-lapse - Rotation for GoPro, Actionpro X7 or any other action camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Time-lapse-Rotation-for-GoPro-Actionpro-X7-or-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/2DBJ/HQ0HS8EP/FZP2DBJHQ0HS8EP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/2DBJ/HQ0HS8EP/FZP2DBJHQ0HS8EP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/2DBJ/HQ0HS8EP/FZP2DBJHQ0HS8EP.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu DIY project for a cheap and extremely easy to put together Time-lapse device for rotation using Ikea egg timer and standard flat mount. This is nothing new, presented in multiple other clips, just added to the DIY collection so that they are all together. Creating a time-lapse rotation universal to...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 05:19:14 PST
DIY Clamp Mount for GoPro, Actionpro X7 or any other action cameras http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Clamp-Mount-for-GoPro-Actionpro-X7-or-any-othe/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/9RK6/HQ0HS6PH/FH79RK6HQ0HS6PH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/9RK6/HQ0HS6PH/FH79RK6HQ0HS6PH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/9RK6/HQ0HS6PH/FH79RK6HQ0HS6PH.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu DIY project for an universal mount for GoPro, Actionpro or any other action camera, using ordinary Clamp, available in any hardware store. Compared with other DIY mount clamps projects, the clamp used is build by Wolfcraft that have pre-made holes on the side. Those holes allowed to create one extr...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 04:14:16 PST
DIY Monitor Standby Killer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Monitor-Standby-Killer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/X7F8/HPZHKQLS/FX1X7F8HPZHKQLS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/X7F8/HPZHKQLS/FX1X7F8HPZHKQLS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/X7F8/HPZHKQLS/FX1X7F8HPZHKQLS.SMALL.jpg tgferreira184 This my new project. I added a relay (should be 12v, mine is 24 but works fine) to my computer's power supply in order to cut the power to my monitor (or anything plugged to the power supply's 110\220v output, maybe I'l do an outlet to plug my speakers' power supply to, or maybe I'l connect them dir...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 05:56:10 PST
DIY RC Robot with Your Android Phone Tutorial Part 2: Bluetooth/Microcontroller Parts & Wiring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RC-Robot-with-Your-Android-Phone-Tutorial-Part-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/SH2C/HPWMKXJF/FFJSH2CHPWMKXJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/SH2C/HPWMKXJF/FFJSH2CHPWMKXJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/SH2C/HPWMKXJF/FFJSH2CHPWMKXJF.SMALL.jpg Practical Techonlogy In Part 2 of this tutorial, details of parts and wiring are introduced. You will learn how to build the RC Robot Control step by step. It also provides the basis for part 3 which shows you how to connect to an H-bridge and motors. Enjoy! The RobotControl Android App is available here: https://play....
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 07:57:46 PST
Why buy a festive card for a friend or your family when you can make one? What if you could make one full of LEDs, batteries and the art work itself was conductive? http://www.instructables.com/id/Why-buy-a-festive-card-for-a-friend-or-your-family/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/6W4V/HPDB2ARG/FWX6W4VHPDB2ARG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/6W4V/HPDB2ARG/FWX6W4VHPDB2ARG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/6W4V/HPDB2ARG/FWX6W4VHPDB2ARG.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus Why buy a festive card for a friend or your family when you can make one? What if you could make one full of LEDs, batteries and the art work itself was conductive? This DIY kit comes with Bare Conductive paint - a multipurpose electrically conductive material, 6 LED's, 3 button cell betteries, a se...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 07:48:42 PST
Make your own speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-speaker/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/D0CR/HP5E4IAC/FRHD0CRHP5E4IAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/D0CR/HP5E4IAC/FRHD0CRHP5E4IAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/D0CR/HP5E4IAC/FRHD0CRHP5E4IAC.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus MAKE - your own speaker PLAY - with an exciter LEARN - about materiality of sound INVENT - your own speaker This DIY kit comes with a custom designed amplifier called the Uber Amp 9000 and all of the components you need to make your own set of speakers out of any material. This is a great way to le...
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 04:26:04 PST
Make a Pinhole Camera from Junk! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Pinhole-Camera-from-Junk/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/C48X/HP0CTFEV/FY0C48XHP0CTFEV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/C48X/HP0CTFEV/FY0C48XHP0CTFEV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/C48X/HP0CTFEV/FY0C48XHP0CTFEV.SMALL.jpg rickosgood Learn to build a simple pinhole camera using things you likely have laying around the house already.  In this video, I also explain why a pinhole camera shows images reversed and upside down.
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 10:18:37 PST
DIY Heart Rate Monitor with TCRT5000L and LM358 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Heart-Rate-Monitor-with-TCRT5000L-and-LM358/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/VTE4/HOUG0ND8/FXEVTE4HOUG0ND8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/VTE4/HOUG0ND8/FXEVTE4HOUG0ND8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/VTE4/HOUG0ND8/FXEVTE4HOUG0ND8.SMALL.jpg Practical Techonlogy Make your own heart rate monitor using simple components.  Schematics available (see comment section).  Enjoy!
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 04:05:55 PST
Generating Power From Tea Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Generating-Power-From-Tea-Cup/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/B06L/HOTIZPV2/F9XB06LHOTIZPV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/B06L/HOTIZPV2/F9XB06LHOTIZPV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/B06L/HOTIZPV2/F9XB06LHOTIZPV2.SMALL.jpg macobt Light up a led with thermoelectric genertor-peltier. Subscribe to my YOUTUBE channel:http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=macobt
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 00:51:23 PST
TWSU How to assemble your own video console DIY GAMER http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-assemble-your-DIY-GAMER/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/GY8Q/HOHYJ16Y/F01GY8QHOHYJ16Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/GY8Q/HOHYJ16Y/F01GY8QHOHYJ16Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/GY8Q/HOHYJ16Y/F01GY8QHOHYJ16Y.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus This tutorial will give you a quick overview about how to solder all the components on you DIY GAMER Kit! Have a look at our website: www.technologywillsaveus.org E-mail us on: info@technologywillsaveus.org Tweet us: @techwillsaveus
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Thu, 28 Nov 2013 05:00:14 PST
Game Boy DMG Vertical Line Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Boy-DMG-Vertical-Line-Repair/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/19NM/HO7XQPZ1/F9519NMHO7XQPZ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/19NM/HO7XQPZ1/F9519NMHO7XQPZ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/19NM/HO7XQPZ1/F9519NMHO7XQPZ1.SMALL.jpg switchie15 Vertical line repair for your Game Boy original. Visit HandHeldLegend.com for more. Gently run your soldering iron across the LCD strip just below the screen. Don't attempt this for horizontal lines as there is a low success rate and high chance of melting your strip. I recommend that you use a 40 ...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 06:06:27 PST
TWSU How to draw an Alien an animate it on your screen- Introduction to DIY Gamer Library - http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-draw-an-Alien-an-animate-it-on-your-screen-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/I44L/HO7X2IE0/F9OI44LHO7X2IE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/I44L/HO7X2IE0/F9OI44LHO7X2IE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/I44L/HO7X2IE0/F9OI44LHO7X2IE0.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus This tutorial will show you how to easy program you DIY Gamer to do Illustrations and animate them.   You'll find the Gamer Library in our website, check and share your codes with other users :) Have a look at our website: www.technologywillsaveus.org E-mail us on: info@technologywillsaveus.org Twe...
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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 03:56:12 PST
Using the Shape Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-Shape-Tool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/6PHO/HO7XG04X/FBR6PHOHO7XG04X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/6PHO/HO7XG04X/FBR6PHOHO7XG04X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/6PHO/HO7XG04X/FBR6PHOHO7XG04X.SMALL.jpg myCSULA Illustrator can be used to create basic shapes such as rectangles, ellipses, and polygons. This module covers how to create a cube using the Rectangle tool. It consists of taking two-dimensional squares and transforming them to create a three-dimensional cube.
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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 15:31:22 PST
Remote Control your Computer using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-your-Computer-using-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SMALL.jpg rickosgood This week I used a Teensyduino to act as a translator between an infrared remote control and my computer.  The Teensy reads the infrared signals from the remote control and then emulates a USB computer keyboard.  I'm using it to control VLC Media Player using my remote control instead of the keyboar...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 11:05:39 PST
DIY RC Robot with your Android Phone Tutorial Part 1: from Android phone to the microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RC-Robot-with-your-Android-Phone-Tutorial-Part/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/98MT/HO23AJPT/F1698MTHO23AJPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/98MT/HO23AJPT/F1698MTHO23AJPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/98MT/HO23AJPT/F1698MTHO23AJPT.SMALL.jpg Practical Techonlogy Build your own DIY RC Robot controller using your Android phone, Bluetooth module, and Atmega328 Microcontroller (Arduino compatible) for less than $15.  Control robots with various sizes large and small.  Step by step tutorial. The RobotControl Android App is available here: https://play.google.co...
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 06:43:44 PST
Making a Letterhead http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Letterhead/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/CMD5/HO0Q302V/FUNCMD5HO0Q302V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/CMD5/HO0Q302V/FUNCMD5HO0Q302V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/CMD5/HO0Q302V/FUNCMD5HO0Q302V.SMALL.jpg myCSULA A letterhead usually consists of the name and contact information for a company or institution. This module consists of creating a letterhead and exporting it to Microsoft Word.
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 14:41:11 PST
Making a Business Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Business-Card/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/N4UP/HO0Q301H/F2IN4UPHO0Q301H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/N4UP/HO0Q301H/F2IN4UPHO0Q301H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/N4UP/HO0Q301H/F2IN4UPHO0Q301H.SMALL.jpg myCSULA Illustrator can also be used to create business cards. This module goes over how to add text content as well as graphics. It will also cover how to turn an Illustrator document into a PDF.
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 14:36:48 PST
Clone Infrared Signals with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Clone-Infrared-Signals-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/I7WW/HNR83K1V/FIII7WWHNR83K1V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/I7WW/HNR83K1V/FIII7WWHNR83K1V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/I7WW/HNR83K1V/FIII7WWHNR83K1V.SMALL.jpg rickosgood This week I used an Arduino and my PC to clone an infrared remote control.  I used this to automatically turn on an electric heater every morning so my bedroom is nice and toasty when I wake up! Download the code: http://www.richardosgood.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/ArduinoInfraredCloner.zi...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 09:18:24 PST
Build a Fire Tornado! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Fire-Tornado/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/MFOR/HNM4EXR2/F79MFORHNM4EXR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/MFOR/HNM4EXR2/F79MFORHNM4EXR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/MFOR/HNM4EXR2/F79MFORHNM4EXR2.SMALL.jpg rickosgood Build a fire tornado from simple tools and materials.   Also, check out my follow up to this instructible where I build a GIANT fire tornado! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-GIANT-Fire-Tornado/ Materials 4 x 3/4" PVC pipe - 2 feet long 4 x 3/4" PVC end plugs 4 x 3/4" PVC coupl...
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 09:59:59 PST
Double Helix Jacob's Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Helix-Jacobs-Ladder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/NKCZ/HN8283NF/FI6NKCZHN8283NF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/NKCZ/HN8283NF/FI6NKCZHN8283NF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/NKCZ/HN8283NF/FI6NKCZHN8283NF.SMALL.jpg rickosgood This week I built a Jacob's Ladder in a double helix shape!  You'll need a neon sign transformer, a block of wood, and some 1/4" copper tubing. Warning: Do not touch the terminals or tubing while the transformer is plugged in!  One of these transformers has enough power to stop your heart so be sur...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 09:23:00 PDT
Fire Breathing Jack-O-Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Breathing-Jack-O-Lantern/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/9DLL/HN386RQ5/FI99DLLHN386RQ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/9DLL/HN386RQ5/FI99DLLHN386RQ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/9DLL/HN386RQ5/FI99DLLHN386RQ5.SMALL.jpg rickosgood In this video I build a jack-o-lantern that can breathe fire! Unfortunately I don't feel this project is safe enough to actually put outside for Halloween, but it was a fun experiment nonetheless!  Maybe a better trigger mechanism and better safety features could make this project safer.
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 09:26:30 PDT
Easy Pneumatic Piston from a Bicycle Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pneumatic-Piston-from-a-Bicycle-Pump/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/SEN7/HMMFCAXG/F6MSEN7HMMFCAXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/SEN7/HMMFCAXG/F6MSEN7HMMFCAXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/SEN7/HMMFCAXG/F6MSEN7HMMFCAXG.SMALL.jpg rickosgood Turn an ordinary bicycle pump into an air powered piston to make your Halloween decorations more interactive!  You can use this device to make your decorations jump out at people as they walk by.
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Tue, 15 Oct 2013 10:50:39 PDT