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Christmas Wreath made from computer parts!

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We picked up some free PC parts from a nearby garbage dumpster the other day. Maybe we can put it to use by making something like this…

There was a CPU and keyboard that were damaged beyond repair, sitting in the basement waiting to be disposed of. I wired the pieces to a wire wreath form and hot glued some of the pieces.

It felt great making something, I didn’t realize going back to school to get a Masters while working full time would be so time consuming. I n

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Zedomax DIY123 – HOW TO make a Christmas LED wreath!

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We were thinking that we could make another last minute DIY for that uses a Ryobi FAN from Home Depot, high output LEDs, and an embedded computer. Although we have been spending way too much time making DIYs and not working, we are glad we did make a cool Christmas LED Wreath we are proud of. The video by the way did not capture the real effect because of the frame rate of the camera but

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Zedomax DIY122 – HOW to Make a LED Christmas Tree!

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Check out zedomax’s latest creation, LED Christmas Tree that also does POV.

Links to article:

LED Christmas HOWTO

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DIY – build your own LED ornaments for your Christmas tree

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Here’s a cool DIY on making your own LED ornaments for your Christmas tree or your boring desk. (Well, mine is not boring, just very messy…)

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Voice “Activated” Christmas Lights

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Wow, check out this voice activated Christmas Lights. You can get this to turn on or off you Christmas Lights based on what you say, such as “Turn ON dude!” and “Turn OFF dude!”.

Well you can build some really cool voice-activated lights here if you want some extra effects for this holiday. (We will be updating the picture of our Christma

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How Christmas Lights Work

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Howstuffworks has a great article on how Christmas Lights work.

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DIY – Christmas Lights in your bathroom and more

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Here’s a clever way of using a rope-type Christmas Light for your bathroom. There a lot more on this site that you should check out on Christmas Lighting howtos.

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Solar Powered Christmas Lights

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Here’s some solar Christmas lights for those of you starting to decorate your houses and apartments and garages…   You can all help save earth some energy and use cool energy efficient Christmas lights!  After Christmas, you can use the solar cell for your next cool projects and the

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Animated Christmas Controller

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I found out which controller can be used to control those cool Christmas videos.

These controller cost range from $500 to $800 to control just 16 Christmas Lights.  You might as well b

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Christmas DIY – Audio controlled dimming Christmas Lights!

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Here’s a cool DIY on making your own Christmas lights that will sync to your music. You just need a SSR and somehow hook it up to your audio amp and you are done! via

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