• amperage

    so im building a combo nes snes n64 and gamecube and ill be using a atx power suppliy to power the consols my question is dose the amprage have to be right on for what the console requirers or can it be a little higher .
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  • Help Ben Heck Finish His Portable N64!

    element14's The Ben Heck Show Join the Ben Heck team every week for amazing hacks! Watch them build and mod community-inspired projects using electronics! Back to The Ben Heck Show homepage Connect with TBHS Featur...
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  • Automatic Hydroponic Ph balance system

    Hi,   I'v just built a Deep Water Culture Hydroponic system, but I was thinking I'd like to make it off grid with soler power and a auto Ph balance system. Dose any one have any ideas on how to go about it? the...
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  • Av signal over power line

    I'm in the middle of figuring out how to hook up different consoles to one controller board, where for example 3 consoles are connected to 3 buttons. Pushing a button will power on one console, turning off the consol...
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  • "Global" music streaming device

    As I don't have the technical know how, but am very curious to see if it would work out, might I propose a project for someone to try out? Or at the very least, get some confirmation that it might be possible. I have ...
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  • Controller project

    Hey people, I'm a hobbyist and I'm trying to build an Xbox compatible controller, and I was wondering if there was a simpler way to do do than I had already planned. My plan is to use the boards from an Xbox one contr...
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  • TinyBasic Computer featured on TheBenHeckShow

    Hello Element14, I'm trying to build the tinybasic computer that was featured on thebenheckshow but ive ran into a problem. After taking apart the xbox360 chatpad I found that it does not have the pic16 that other c...
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  • Gameboy Printer Reverse Engineer Assistance

    I'm trying to follow the episode on the Gameboy Printer. Got the downloadable code and hooked up my arduino/link cable/printer. The code seems to work as described, which is great.   However, I'm finding confli...
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  • I have a 5v usb fan and I want to reduce the speed.

    I have a 5v usb fan and I want to reduce the speed. how would I do it? the fans on my laptop cooler is too loud. thanks
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  • Is there a semi-easy way to make (rf?) wireless devices (ie: phenom ps3 game controller, misc wireless keyboard with built in trackpad(s)  with missing usb receiver dongles work with a generic receiver or say a logitech "unifying" usb dongle?

    I keep finding awesome wireless devices at thrift stores / garage sales that usually are missing the usb receiver(s) needed to make them work. I know logitech solved this problem with their awesome tiny usb unifying d...
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  • Help The Ben Heck Team Decide on a Future Build Project!

    What Prototype Would You Like to See as a Commercially Available Product?   If you're a regular viewer of The Ben Heck Show then you know a new episode is released every week. What you might not realize is that ...
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  • Show Idea: Self Powered Bluetooth Cassette Adapter for Streaming Audio

    I have been looking into adding a Bluetooth adapter to my existing car stereo.  I have done some research and found a few, but they all require you to charge them first.  I don't want to waste an outlet that...
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  • The tools Ben uses

    Anybody have a list of all the tools he uses, like electrical tools and hand tools he has?
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  • Wii u Console Mod, True Portable Build

    okay so here is the basic ins and outs of it Currently i am modifying a Wii u console to be a single screen hand held unit that has full functionality of the original console with some added capabilities.   I ha...
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  • Project14 | Holiday Special 19: Over $20,000 Worth of Prizes and Gifts to Give!

    Holiday Special 19 Enter Your Holiday Season Project for a Chance to Win Over $20,000 Worth of Prizes and Gifts to Give! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   The P...
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  • EPIC BUILD!!!

    I apologise if this is the wrong place to post this but I'm need of assistance. My brother was hurt really bad at work. He hit his head on a high voltage power line. It blew a hole in his head and He lost his left han...
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  • Basic pocket computer display modification

    Hi ben. I was watching old versions of your show and was wondering what is involved in changing the code for your basic pocket computer to work on a 20 by 4 display instead of a 16 by 4. I have tried messing around wi...
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  • Super Glue Gun: The Final Countdown

    We're in the final days of the Super Glue Gun build. There have been trials and tribulations throughout this build, but the end is upon us! We've been listening to your feedback and trying to incorporate some of your ...
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  • Nintendo 64 Portable

    I am not a programmer/creator myself, but was wondering if someone could possibly make me a Nintendo 64 handheld using Ben Heck's design video. I would love to have one, but I lack the skills needed to make it myself.
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  • Sensors to detect attendance of students in class.

    Can sensors detect a particular person? So that we can get automatic attendance while the students enter the class room .If it is possible it is helpful for all educational institutions to get attendance.
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