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Nice write up for a draw bot

I have seen several of these builds, but not a good write up on one til now. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Drawing-Machine/

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3D print a skateboard carrier for your bike

Took me a minute to figure out how this works.  Clever build overall 3D Printed Skateboard Mount for Bikes

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Interesting RPi Image, Home Assistant

It seems that Raspberry Pi work for home automation has been moving right along.  This image for RPi looks interesting to try out. https://home-assistant.io/components/

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Cool build for a poster mount

Pretty neat build where you can swap out the posters quickly. Get Magnetic With Your Poster Display

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Convert a propane tank to a Foundry

Interesting build. https://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Foundry-1/

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Nice simple way to make stakes more visible

Basically you are heating it up, dipping it into powdered paint, then heating it a bit more to melt anything left.  Good idea overall.  Looks like it sticks better than regular paint (I typically just spray paint stuff like this). … Continue reading

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This is an interest spot welder

Not so sure I would hold the things like he does to do the welds. A Battery-Tab Welder with Real Control Issues

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Nice portable WiFi analyzer, but display is expensive

I like this build, and ironically most of the parts are pretty cheap but…the LCD used.  I did find one on ebay for under $8, but most go for $20 and up.  My 2 cents, if you can keep the … Continue reading

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OK this is the alarm clock for teenagers

Too funny, this alarm is one for teenagers to make sure they get up http://lifehacker.com/this-evil-alarm-clock-app-is-the-only-reason-i-m-awake-1793682623

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A pretty simple and portable Tesla Coil

OK this is a much easier build to do with kids.  I like how he uses nail polish to hold the wire in place. http://www.instructables.com/id/Slayer-Exciter-Circuit-Poor-Mans-Tesla-Coil/?ALLSTEPS

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