The new SANYO eneloop rechargeable batteries are sweet. They're environmentally friendly and hold their charge longer than regular rechargeables. This makes them perfect for powering robots, digital cameras, bike headlamps, and tons of other projects.

So what battery-powered projects can you create? Share your battery-powered design, and show us how you'd put these super rechargeable batteries to use! Simply build something neat that runs on AA, AAA, C, or D batteries, share it on Instructables, and win some eneloop batteries to power your projects in an environmentally safe way!

(Official Rules)

The SANYO eneloop Battery Powered Contest is closed.

12 Prizes

Travel Pack Prize<br />(12 winners)

eneloop Travel Pack. Includes charger, 4 AA batteries, 2 AAA batteries, 2 D-size eneloop spacers, and 2 C-size eneloop spacers. Also, an Instructables Robot t-shirt.
How It Works

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Nov 7, 2008 and Dec 14, 2008 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select SANYO eneloop Battery Powered Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.