Posts Tagged ‘DIY’
The materials needed for this project include a 3/8″ Lucite rod, several key-chain LED flashlights,
a red LED, a green LED, 2 X 10 Ohm resistor, heat shrink tubing,120 sand paper, a Scotch-Brite
pad, and a 10 Ohm resistor. It can’t be a terribly difficult project, as Random Canadian said ano
-ther smaller set of needles were also made.
“The cyano glue makes the cut ends optically pure when the plastic bits are joined, as long as
there are not big tool marks… I found this out on a previous project. saves quite a bit of time by
not having to polish the ends.”
So the next time you find yourself battling the dark side of the yarn, or you just want to knit in
the dark, whip up a set of these babies for all your nerd knitting needs!
[ via geekcrafts.com ]
In winter we need to wear gloves as the weather is very cold. But wearing gloves will bring us into trouble – we may find it hard to deal with our touch-screen cellphone with our normal gloves. To solve this problem, someone has invented the touchscreen gloves, but these gloves seems too monotonous both in the style and color. So now, we need someone to stand up and tell you, how to turn your ordinary gloves into touchscreen gloves with only few money and easy DIY.
The entire process is very simple, only takes 4 steps:
1, order electrically conducting yarn . In general it is difficult to find in the shops, but easy to buy online.
2, choose a pair of gloves to modify. If it is leather gloves, probably you may need a special leather needle, If it is normal one
you just need a normal large needle.
3, sew the electrically conducting yarn to fingertip of the gloves, let it cross as the picture. You can also use your own method,
the purpose is to enable it to fully touch with the touch screen.
4, tie a knot, take out your phone and make a try.
If you feel headache about the needlework, just hand it to your woman!
The online craze nowadays is Happy Farm (or Farmville in the US) where you’re given a virtual farm and you plant stuff. It’s a great concept for people who always wanted to try their hand at farming but never wanted to get dirt in their nails. But what if you wanted to do some real farming, there just wasn’t enough room in your studio apartment or closet? Now with this DIY Mini Farm Keychain, you can bring the farm to you. This package comes with different seeds for the seasons depending on what you’re in the mood for and all the necessary tools you need to help your plant grow. The best part is that you can carry the plant with you on your keys or mobile phone. Some seeds take 15 days while others can take up 20 days so you and your friends can watch it grow.
The camera has a unique appearance with a pair of vertically arranged lenses. This camera makes photography fun again. The upper lens is used to set the view angle and focus, while the bottom lens is use to take the actual photographs. Hold the camera against your chest and look down to set the viewfinder. You can take unique vertical angle pictures.
Never tried paint-by-number before? These kits are an ideal project for a first time painters or an advanced experienced painting by number enthusiast. Without any lessons or experience, you can paint a masterpiece, just by following the numbers. From ballerinas and the Eiffel Tower, to tug boats and poppies, you’ll have your choice of eight different vintage paint by numbers. Make yourself the artist and create your own masterpiece!
How to paint?
1.Check the canvas to see which colors correspond to which numbers. Open the first paiint container and paint every area marked with that number. 2.Wash your brush off after you finish paint one color you choiced. Repeat with a new color until you have painted every area and the painting is totally dry.
X650 V4 and X450 V4 will continue to use XAircraft FC1212-S and AHRS-S flight control systems, electronics are compatible with previous generation X650C/G. For power, X650 Value version features the new brushless power system, the overall efficiency will be significantly improved, which means that customers only need to replace the new frame and the new brushless motor to upgrade to the latest version and save upgrade cost. In short, X650 V4(V8) will be more emphasis on aerial photography applications, the X450 V4 will be more emphasis on the FPV and as a training machine.Moreover, the location of ESC is placed to the point close propellers, good for heat dissipation and enhance flight stability. Different with previous generation X650C/G, X650 Value no longer use 4 in 1 ESC, but use split ESC, even one ESC broke down, the others can work well. X650 V4(V8)’s frame is a folding design,can easily carry by case, greatly improve the portability. X650 V4(V8)’s frame is compatible with X4、X6、X8 motor structure. Each power point can be installed two brushless motor(up and down). Improved tripod with more compact and light weight. X650 V4(V8) using the latest Biaxial Camera Mount(Yes, the same one you know a long time ago) which is also compatible with the old version of X650C/G. The location of the battery can be adjusted so that the focus can be easily adjusted to meet the weights of different cameras. X450 V4 will become more robust with new integrated high-strength plastic frame. Accept pre order now