The I-top

Does anyone know how to make an itop. Post your ideas here. (There is a way!!)

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I cant wait for christmas!!!!!!!!!!!

I cant wait. i am getting a bunch of tools. what about you, can you wait? cause i cant!

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hello Sir i need vpn server how i gate?

I need vpn server like this http://www.vpnsell.com/

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how do I transfer songs from my I-pod to my computer without using I-tunes?

I want to put songs from my ipod to my computer which doesnt have I-tunes. PLEEEEEEASE HELP!

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how do i use my mp3 player on an i-pod dock?

My car stereo has an i-pod dock attached to it, which is great... but my i-pod broke. I have a cheaper MP3 player that is still working and uses a USB port for connectivity that I would like to use in my car instead. Is there a way to convert the I-pod dock interface to a USB interface?

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What do i need to cut this?

I am building a vdg and i need to cut a hole threw a heavy duty stainless steal bowl. how do i cut threw it because it is thick at the bottom. could i drill threw it? or is there any place i can take it to to get cut. i have a sawzaw and and a drill? i don't think that will do it. any ideas on how to do it.

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I already tried to change but to no avail

I train leg until the muscles completely fatigued with a load of weight I can handle, only the other day I do not feel pain, and they say not feel pain when pq is the training did not help anything, I just feel the calf, but the back and I do not feel the quadriceps, help me, what I do to feel the pain the other day? I already tried to change but to no avail

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How can you get music off a I-pod touch with out I-tunes??? Answered

I have a 4th gen 8gb I-pod touch 5.1.1....How can I get the music off of it without I-tunes???

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I am telling you to STOP!!!

Enough is enough. people keep posting religouse topics in the forums. aall its doing is having people debate about what the believe. this site isnt for religoen. create a group on here instead of posting topics about it. it is not where it belongs. people are just trying to start flaming wars and getting attention. so i ask STOP. who else agrees?

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how do i solder a perf board?

I got a perf board for Christmas but have no i idea how to solder components together. i know how to solder the components on the board but i don't know how to connect them. do i use a jumper and if so how do i use that? isn't a jumper kit just some solid core wire? i have some .032 inch diameter copper wire from a transformer and i was thinking i could use that instead of a jumper?

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How would i do this? (electronics, simple?)

I have a 540 size motor and i am running it with a 12v 4 amp power supply. is that too much? could i use 9v batteries? i also need to control it, does anyone know the rating for it? radioshack only. Thanks

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What can I use as a speaker for my Ipod?

I need a pretty loud speaker for my I-pod classic. As you probably noticed, money is tight lately and I do not have 30 dollars to spend on a special I-pod speaker. It does not need to be a radio, clock, etc. All I want is a speaker. Does anyone know if I could use a computer speaker or something else? Thanks!

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what should i make with two reciever boxes?

I have to old reciever boxes. they were used with satlitite tv. what could i build with it?

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How can I remotely control my i-pod nano (with a simple on/off switch) without it being in a dock?

I am making small metal sculptures containing i-pods playing films. I need these nanos to be easily turned on and off without having to remove them from the sculpture. Any advice?

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how do i replace glass screen on itouch 2g?

I have a i touch 2g dont know how to take case off or how to replace outside screen? please help

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What or which PNP Complementary transistor can I use with a N-Channel IGBT HGTP10N120BN 35A 1200V NPT Transistor ?

What or which PNP Complementary transistor can I use with a N-Channel IGBT HGTP10N120BN 35A 1200V NPT Transistor ? I can't find a 1200v PNP transistor. Ed.

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need to know?

I have a 4 battery pack  i want to use for an usb charger i need ro know what diode i need to use the battery pack gives off close to 6 v but i have a USB DC-DC Converter 3V to 5V 1A Adjustable Step-up Boost Power Supply Module. I know i need a diode i need so that the current from what  im chargeing does not go back into the battery but at the same time i need the batteries to give off as close to 5 v that it can work with the module. what i need is which one can i use to so this?  

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i'm sorry...

I am sorry about my spelling. my spelling is not this bad in real life. it's just when i type i some times type a wrong key, and then forget to spell check. I AM SORRY!!!!!!!!!! :(

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help with roller! need help asap

I built a vdg and it works. but since the top roller is AL all it does is produce static electricity until it sparks to the AL on the roller. instead of going to the dome. i have to present it at science fair so i need another roller. i was thinking nylon. so i bought a bed frame roller wheel. but i dont know if it is nylon. so does anyone know if there is any thing i could use that would be at hardware stores or any stores?

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ac is to powerful, need help asap!!!!!!!!!!!1

I bought a dimmer switch for a 110v motor. i hooked it up and turned it on, it went to fast for what i need it to and it was on the lowest setting. it is a 600w slide dimmer switch. is there any way i could make it slower?

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itouch? Answered

Is the i touch worth the cost

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corlaborate?

How do i corlaberate while doing an instructable

Question by Sean_Voodoo   |  last reply


how does a blow torch work

i was thinking of making a mini blow torch. but i have no idea how it works or hot to make on. my bro has this mini torch that give out a blue flame. it just uses a simple refeulable cartridge. it uses butane. i have a barbecue lighter i dissected and i want to make one. but does anyone know how it works or how to make one?

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ipod classic pin out? Answered

I saw a link for the i-pod plug pin out but didn't copy the link (duh). Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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New project! you wont believe it!

I am in the process ofdeciding whether i should post an instructable on making a desk top soldering press that will cost less than 25 dollar. it will be able to solder up to 14 gauge wire. i have it working so dont think its a fake. if anyone is interested i will post it, so what do you think?

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is the dremel stylus good? what dremel is the best?

I am going to get a dremel tool soon and i was wondering if the stylus is any good. can you cut stuff with it. small pipe plastic etc.? is there any other dremel that you think is better. i will be doing light projects and also some others that require cutting. will it hold up? thanks ~josh

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what year pennys are made of zinc?

I need a way of getting zinc powder, i heard there is penny's that are made of zinc? is there any specific year? how would be the best way of getting it to s powder? yes, this is for negative x. thanks

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I'll enter when.....

I'll enter when my led's get here... I have a good one though!

Topic by codongolev 


Muahhahahhahaa!!!

DId it :D

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The Antibug report - login/posting issues with I.E.

Not sure if "you" fixed/changed something, or if i did (i doubt it was me as i've not changed anything on my system anytime recently). but the posting/logging in issue that i've been bitc.....er complaining about for a while now seems to have decided to leave me alone (mostly) i can now visit the site in I.E. 8, log in to view all steps on an ible AND i can comment on ibles and forum posts from I.E. (used to have to use firefox for any of the commenting) still can't stay logged in between visits (can't close I.E. and then come back and still be logged in) but that's not as big of an issue

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I'm back

Hey all, ive recently had trouble with instructables, when my dad did an IP block he typed it in wrong, and unluckily it was instructables' IP. I finally figured out the problem and unblocked it, so now i can get on again, I'll get to work on making instructions for gorkem's sniper rifle soon, as well as my AUG.

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I'm going to Germany

Hi! I'm going to Germany in a couple of days, and I was wondering if anyone here knows of good places to go. We'll mostly be in west germany. Also is there any cool electronic shops there?

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GOODHART post an instructable!

Post one NOW! lol.

Topic by DELETED_DELETED_kruser495   |  last reply


what is "zeitgeist"?

It says zeitgeist at the explore button. what is it?

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New Bug (double of everything)

Is anyone else seeing two of the same ibles?

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Who is true to this site. nominate who you think. Vote!

I think we should make a list of the people who have dedicated knowledge to this site and who have gave valuable knowledge. also seeing who has stuck with us for a long time. nominate who you think is the best instructabler. lol. lets hear it! i will start out the list with....... NachoMahma KiteMan Teh_Muffinator Weissensteinburg Westfw GoodHart Zachninme GuyFrom7up ToolUsingAnimal kruser495(me)! john smith canida Ethangibson Spl1nt3rC3ll EWilhelm sunbanks LASVEGAS (there you go) jessyratfink Brennn10 timanderson

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I'm back everybody!

Hi everyone, I'm back from the TSA national competition in Orlando Florida! I got a 2nd place trophy in a challenge called electrical applications, which is basically electronic tests and circuits and what not. I personally think the competition was poorly planned and some of the questions were trick questions (although they wouldn't seem trick to a more ignorant person, for example: Hooking a 9volt battery in parallel with an existing 9volt battery in a circuit will: a) decrease current in the circuit b) increase the current in the circuit c) double the current in the circuit d) the current in the circuit will stay the same The answer could be B,C, or D, yet only one can be the right one. 2nd best in the nation, wooo here's a pic of my trophy:

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Is there any one out there? Answered

 Is there any other 13 year olds who are into things like drawing,animation and blowing things up in Ireland

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Hello Again

Hello Instructables community! I've missed you guys, I've just recently got internet again, after somehow living for several months without, amazing really :) Between earthquakes and jobs and houses, it's great to be back!

Topic by ll.13   |  last reply


Make it easier to edit

So, it would be super sweet to have a little "edit" link next to each step, to jump right to editing that step and save a couple of page loads, rather than just that one giant edit button. Or an all-step editor, which would be super bandwidth hoggy but also cool. -Star, from the UK, through a super-tiny intertube.

Topic by stasterisk 


I won!

I posted this topic before, but I don't think anybody saw it (instructables glitch?)From wendsday to saterday i went to a resort named 7 springs in champion, Pennsylvania. I was there for a national competition called technology student association (aka TSA). This competition was states, for I already went to regionals.I won 1st place in Electrical Applications, which is basically your knowledge of electronics (you take a test) and you have to create a circuit on a bread board, along with creating a schematic. I tell you, this was almost a joke. Questions on the test are like --| C---- what is that a symbol of? And what does IC stand for?The breadboard challenge was even easier. They gave you a breadboard, a 9 volt battery, a lightbulb, and some wires. The challenge was to make a circuit (and schematic) that light up the lightbulb whenever you touch the probes to the right spots. Like you know those question and answer things at science fairs where if you line up the right question with the right answer? That's basically it.I also won 1st place along with a couple of my friends for a medical challenge where we gave a presentation on alzheimer's disease. Not much to explainMe and my friends also won 3rd in another thing, I can't remember (I get my trophy on wensday because they didn't have enough trophies for the whol group). I think it was in agriculture and biotech where we talked about biofuels.Me and my friend got 6th in a challenge where they give you a random technology topic and they give you 10 minutes to prepare (no computers) and then you have to give a speach.Me and my friends got 10th in a thing called tech bowl where they give your random questions and you are in direct competition wire people nexy to you (you have a buzzer).Me and my friends got 9th place in a challenge where we talked about the enviroment (specificaly ozone depletion);)does anybody know where this came from, I'm pretty sure I saw it at TSA (I just remember a yellow wrapped transformer at an angle in a box with a phone and it's all in a box)http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2008/04/send_an_sms_to_save_your.html#comments.

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