Instructables: exploring - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 22 Jul 2018 21:40:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 iPhone / iTouch guitar cable & buffer http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-iTouch-guitar-cable-buffer/
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Sun, 28 Nov 2010 04:10:32 PST
Zero to Air Conditioner Controller With Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Zero-to-Air-Conditioner-Controller-With-Raspberry-/
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Sun, 17 Sep 2017 21:21:03 PDT
GT Bicycle iDrive Repair - The ultimate fix http://www.instructables.com/id/GT-Bicycle-iDrive-Repair-The-ultimate-fix/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 09:11:51 PDT
Open Source Theremin in Matryoshka http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Matryomin-Open-Source-Theremin-in-Matryoshka/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 14:56:51 PDT
Sun Follower Solar Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Sun-Follower-Solar-Panel/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 06:57:58 PST
The paper boomerang airplane that actually works! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-paper-boomerang-airplane-that-actually-works-/
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Fri, 27 Nov 2009 08:23:29 PST
Tool Box Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Box-Stereo/
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 20:15:03 PST
Thirteen Teardrop Camper Modifications http://www.instructables.com/id/Thirteen-Teardrop-Camper-Modifications/
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Fri, 6 Jul 2018 18:04:56 PDT
Arduino Based Pulse Induction Detector - Flip Coil http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Pulse-Induction-Detector/
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Mon, 2 Oct 2017 07:39:09 PDT
DIY GoPro Extendable Pole http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoPro-Extendable-Pole/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:02:00 PDT
How to Install Winter Pool Covers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Winter-Pool-Covers/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2009 02:05:59 PST
The Wrong Way to Make a River Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wrong-Way-to-Make-a-River-Table/
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Tue, 17 Jul 2018 16:37:50 PDT
How to cut the heel off a high heeled shoe (as demonstrated by artist Mary Elizabeth Yarbrough @ Pier 9, Autodesk) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-the-Heel-Off-a-High-Heeled-Shoe-as-Demo/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 23:48:35 PST
Foam Forming a Tiger Lily http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Forming-a-Tiger-Lilly/
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Tue, 22 May 2018 21:41:48 PDT
How to Make a Custom Chef Knife Handle ! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Chef-Knife-Handle-/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:43:55 PDT
Mini Ugly Drum Smoker (mUDS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Ugly-Drum-Smoker-mUDS/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 14:44:00 PDT
JTAGulating the Raspberry Pi 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/JTAGulating-the-Raspberry-Pi-2/
JTAGulating the Raspberry Pi 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/ICSD/I9UDV70T/FBDICSDI9UDV70T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/ICSD/I9UDV70T/FBDICSDI9UDV70T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/ICSD/I9UDV70T/FBDICSDI9UDV70T.SMALL.jpg Tymkrs This instructable will cover how to get a root recovery console on a Raspberry Pi 2 with a NOOBS SD card using a Jtagulator, PuTTY, and three wires. It is thanks to the Instructables Raspberry Pi Build Night sponsored by Instructables and the Rabbit Hole.What you will need: Jtagulator found @ ht...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 18:10:13 PDT
Ooznest / Ustepper Motion Time Lapse / Video Rail http://www.instructables.com/id/Ooznest-Ustepper-Motion-Time-Lapse-Video-Rail/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 05:46:29 PST
Simple electronic dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-electronic-dice/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2009 05:32:01 PDT
Cuckoo Clock (arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuckoo-Clock-arduino/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 14:12:09 PDT
Tutorial of Rotary Encoder With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-of-Rotary-Encoder-With-Arduino/
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Sun, 19 Nov 2017 08:58:29 PST
Avr fuse basics : Running an avr with an external clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Avr-fuse-basics-Running-an-avr-with-an-external-cl/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 04:48:56 PDT
How to Make a Portable Bandsaw Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Portable-Bandsaw-Table/
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Thu, 16 Nov 2017 23:02:04 PST
Advanced Mosquito Repeller and Swatter http://www.instructables.com/id/Advanced-Mosquito-Repeller-and-Swatter/
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 09:55:57 PDT
DIY Small/Portable/Convenient Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SmallPortableConvenient-Workbench/
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Mon, 16 Jul 2018 05:23:11 PDT
How To Make The Whirlwind Paper Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-The-Whirlwind-Paper-Airplane/
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Fri, 24 Aug 2012 23:47:42 PDT
Generating airshells on a web browser http://www.instructables.com/id/Generating-Airshells-on-a-Web-Browser/
Generating airshells on a web browser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/36LV/IW6PE9NU/FBR36LVIW6PE9NU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/36LV/IW6PE9NU/FBR36LVIW6PE9NU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/36LV/IW6PE9NU/FBR36LVIW6PE9NU.SMALL.jpg chengXX Intricate natural forms emerge from simple logic. Small change in the logic results in incredible variations. Snowflakes, tree branches, seashells, these are all fascinating natural formation with infinite possibilities. I created a series of 'airshells', shells that mimic the logic of seashell form...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 10:37:38 PST
POV Bike Display - ESP8266 + APA102 http://www.instructables.com/id/POV-Bike-Display-ESP8266-APA102-UNDER-CONSTRUCTION/
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 07:36:35 PDT
Lathe Tool Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-Tool-Holders/
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Tue, 19 Jun 2018 10:44:59 PDT
Quick and easy car seat covers from T-shirts and other clothing items http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-car-seat-covers-from-T-shirts-and-o/
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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 00:23:09 PDT
Electronic Cricket Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Cricket-Game/
Electronic Cricket Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/UG3U/JJJ7HR7R/FQ9UG3UJJJ7HR7R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/UG3U/JJJ7HR7R/FQ9UG3UJJJ7HR7R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/UG3U/JJJ7HR7R/FQ9UG3UJJJ7HR7R.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Build your own electronic, handheld cricket game. Cricket Test matches are known for being played over 5 days and sometimes there’s still not a winner – 5 days!!!I think you need to have been brought up watching cricket matches on TV and playing games in the street as a kid to be able to really app...
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Thu, 12 Jul 2018 10:28:52 PDT
Car Audio Speakers Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-48/
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 10:43:58 PDT
CrossFit Style Plyo Box (ShopBot!) http://www.instructables.com/id/CrossFit-Style-Plyo-Box-ShopBot/
CrossFit Style Plyo Box (ShopBot!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/NH7V/HSHQQNUZ/F4HNH7VHSHQQNUZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/NH7V/HSHQQNUZ/F4HNH7VHSHQQNUZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/NH7V/HSHQQNUZ/F4HNH7VHSHQQNUZ.SMALL.jpg chrisgrames This is my second attempt at a plyo box. This time in technicolor! I took a ShopBot class at TechShop and decided it would work better than the inaccuracies of the table saw and band saw. Materials: 3/4" sheet of plywood (I chose a birch variety) Two-flute end mill (I chose 1/4") Sandpaper Sc...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 16:59:58 PST
How to Install Pronterface on Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-a-3D-Printer-Via-Raspbery-Pi2/
How to Install Pronterface on Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/PNGY/IN96AHDW/FOEPNGYIN96AHDW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/PNGY/IN96AHDW/FOEPNGYIN96AHDW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/PNGY/IN96AHDW/FOEPNGYIN96AHDW.SMALL.jpg raspberrypi33 While many people find it easy to just control a general Rep-Rap 3D printer from their own computer, there will come times when you must use something portable If you need to, for example, take your computer to work. The Raspberry Pi would be the go-to solution for you. These steps will take you thr...
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 07:43:56 PDT
Repair Laptop Hinge Problem with JB Weld http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Laptop-Hinge-Problem/
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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 14:03:44 PST
How to Play Go-Stop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-Go-Stop/
How to Play Go-Stop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/N03B/IXQFSG84/F6VN03BIXQFSG84.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/N03B/IXQFSG84/F6VN03BIXQFSG84.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/N03B/IXQFSG84/F6VN03BIXQFSG84.SMALL.jpg hwatuplayer IntroductionGo-Stop is a well-known and fairly popular card game in Korea. My family and I enjoy playing Go-Stop during the winter holidays, especially Christmas and New Year’s Day when we’re all together. I will show you how to play the game and hopefully I can introduce a new card game that you ca...
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 19:31:50 PST
Cleaning sneakers with baking soda http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-Sneakers-With-Baking-Soda/
Cleaning sneakers with baking soda - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/GGPZ/JA36GOH4/FGQGGPZJA36GOH4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/GGPZ/JA36GOH4/FGQGGPZJA36GOH4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/GGPZ/JA36GOH4/FGQGGPZJA36GOH4.SMALL.jpg ragottesman In this instructable we will show a simple easy way to clean old sneakers and give them new life, with items that you probably already have in your house. I used this method to clean my two year old adidas, which have been through mud, rain storms, and more. Now my cleaned sneakers have been revived...
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Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:35:31 PST
How to play Hand Cricket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-Hand-Cricket/
How to play Hand Cricket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/FP0G/IVA4MH6J/FIHFP0GIVA4MH6J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/FP0G/IVA4MH6J/FIHFP0GIVA4MH6J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/FP0G/IVA4MH6J/FIHFP0GIVA4MH6J.SMALL.jpg ArfaanK This is a tutorial on how to play a traditional game popular in south India. I hope you enjoy this game and I would appreciate a nice comment? Hand Cricket A simple yet an amazing game to play with your friends and family. Playing cricket is fun, but what if you don't have the equipment? What if ...
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 06:58:16 PST
Nixie tube watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Tube-Watch-2/
Nixie tube watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/WF91/IY4QGVWH/F89WF91IY4QGVWH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/WF91/IY4QGVWH/F89WF91IY4QGVWH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/WF91/IY4QGVWH/F89WF91IY4QGVWH.SMALL.jpg Giser20 Slim model with full options - rgb led (512 colors configurable and can be deactivated), temperature sensor, date/hour, battery charge indicator (percentage), accelerometer activate (memorizes any position), 7 level adjust the brightness of tubes, setting duration illumination the tubes.New, origin...
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:03:41 PST
PCB Etching using Toner transfer method http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Etching-Using-Toner-Transfer-Method/
PCB Etching using Toner transfer method - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/TT2I/IQMMNR55/FOITT2IIQMMNR55.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/TT2I/IQMMNR55/FOITT2IIQMMNR55.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/TT2I/IQMMNR55/FOITT2IIQMMNR55.SMALL.jpg mediamilan Hi there! Today we will be going through the methods of etching a PCB. Most of the times an idea that strikes the mind gets dropped because of the difficulties involved in the process to achieve it. Making PCBs at home is a difficult process. But with the right tools its not impossible. I am here to...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 23:36:15 PDT
How to Make an Easy Fitted Peplum Top (DIY) (VIDEO) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Easy-Fitted-Peplum-Top-DIY-VIDEO/
How to Make an Easy Fitted Peplum Top (DIY) (VIDEO) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/DVJT/IJ0EG9HX/FM0DVJTIJ0EG9HX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/DVJT/IJ0EG9HX/FM0DVJTIJ0EG9HX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/DVJT/IJ0EG9HX/FM0DVJTIJ0EG9HX.SMALL.jpg madebysimstatic There is no item of clothing I love more than the peplum. It can be fun, modest, sexy and practical all at the same time! My friend and I (depicted in the thumbnail) go way back and we both love sewing, so for her birthday I decided to create bespoke two-piece outfit made of my beloved peplum top an...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 15:52:51 PST
How To Construct The BlowBack Carp Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Construct-The-BlowBack-Carp-Rig/
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Sat, 24 Mar 2012 10:14:53 PDT
How to watch TV on computer/PC monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Watch-TV-on-ComputerPC-Monitor/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 07:15:23 PDT
Pedometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Pedometer-2/
Pedometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/J0VS/IDOCVNQJ/FNBJ0VSIDOCVNQJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/J0VS/IDOCVNQJ/FNBJ0VSIDOCVNQJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/J0VS/IDOCVNQJ/FNBJ0VSIDOCVNQJ.SMALL.jpg Abhi909 Hello guys, This is my second electronic project .Please share and vote if you like.What is PEDOMETER?Answer- A pedometer is a device, usually portable and electronic or electromechanical, that counts each step a person takes by detecting themotion of the person's hands or hips. Because the distance...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 05:38:19 PDT
Solving Third Layer on a Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Solving-Third-Layer-on-a-Rubiks-Cube/
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Fri, 6 May 2016 08:48:23 PDT
Simple BGA Reballing http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-BGA-Reballing/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 08:41:46 PDT
How to Make Your Home Environmentally Friendly http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Your-Home-Environmentally-Friendly/
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Thu, 8 Oct 2009 10:02:11 PDT
How to do the Ian Knot, for a Fast shoelace tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-the-Ian-Knot-for-a-Fast-shoelace-tie/
How to do the Ian Knot, for a Fast shoelace tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/XAS2/ICFKLYC1/F03XAS2ICFKLYC1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/XAS2/ICFKLYC1/F03XAS2ICFKLYC1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/XAS2/ICFKLYC1/F03XAS2ICFKLYC1.SMALL.jpg AaronP13 The purpose of this instructable is to show you a very quick way to tie your shoelaces. Step 1 Hold the shoelaces like the image above. You will be holding the shoelaces in a opposite way of each other. Step: 2 You are going to put the lace that you are holding on your right thumb through th...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 20:11:19 PDT
3 Strand Braid http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Strand-Braid/
3 Strand Braid - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/NJMU/IDRP85OT/FXANJMUIDRP85OT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/NJMU/IDRP85OT/FXANJMUIDRP85OT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/NJMU/IDRP85OT/FXANJMUIDRP85OT.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander A technique probably known by most of the people you know, braiding is an incredibly versatile skill. Whether you're doing it to someone's hair, or beefing up a strap for holding something in place, knowing how to braid can drastically improve your ability to DIY. Prepare Strands You will need to...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 22:09:21 PDT
Guitar Amplifier Directivity Modifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Amplifier-Speaker-Directivity-Modifier-Bea/
Guitar Amplifier Directivity Modifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/UNB6/FPKFD9WZ/FXOUNB6FPKFD9WZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/UNB6/FPKFD9WZ/FXOUNB6FPKFD9WZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/UNB6/FPKFD9WZ/FXOUNB6FPKFD9WZ.SMALL.jpg michaelconnor Background:This instructable is a direct implementation of the "Mitchell Doughnut" guitar speaker directivity modifier proposed by Jay Mitchell from The Gear Page discussion forum. The most relevant discussion can be found in the Speaker Directivity thread.Purpose:A typical guitar amplifier with a ...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2009 18:30:01 PST