First Prize (8 winners)

  • Unnecessarily Ornate Dremel Bit Caddy
    Unnecessarily Ornate Dremel Bit Caddy
    by annahowardshaw

    This caddy displays Dremel bits while reducing the risk of damage by keeping them in individual holders.  It includes a drawer and a compartment to store additional accessories. This project is a great way to use up random wood scraps.  Caddy includes cherry, walnut, purple heartwood, padduck, …

  • Tiny Milling Machine
    Tiny Milling Machine
    by ben_k

    I was talking to a fellow member of my school's robotics team, and we got to thinking that we should build ourselves a CNC mill to machine custom parts with.  While doing some research, I came across and Instructable called "How to make a mini milling machine- manual or CNC!."  The design of this…

  • Homemade Rotary/Flat Engraver
    Homemade Rotary/Flat Engraver
    by hack818

    Materials & Supplies: 3/4" Plywood Wood screws: 1-1/4" (20) 1/4-20 Hex-head nuts (15) 1/4-20 Washers (15) 1/4-20 3-1/2" Bolts (3) 1/4-20 2" Bolts (3) 2" U-Bolts (2) 1/4-20  Furniture Nuts (11) 3" Tee Hinge (2) 3" Barrel Hinge (2) 1" PVC pipe (Connecting flare end only) 1" PVC end ca…

  • Printing Press
    Printing Press
    by handprints

    I took a printmaking class and, after the experience, I just knew that I had to have a printing press of my own.  After much research, I decided that a platen press would work for me at home, and I started my shopping.  The press I wanted was beautiful but it was expensive and the cost of shippin…

  • animatronic hand statue
    animatronic hand statue
    by iminthebathroom

    Welcome to my instructable on animatronic hand building. Addition to the section on the crank shaft build! Addition to the section on the fingers addition to the section on tumbling I was going for a rough industrial look from a bygone era.  Solenoids and servo's are the easy way to…

  • Build Galileo's Bicycle
    Build Galileo's Bicycle
    by jeff-o

    Galileo's Bicycle is a kinetic sculpture designed by Clayton Boyer. I built this one as a wedding gift for my best friend, over a period of a few months. It can surely be finished in less time than that, but when you've only got an hour or two of free time per week to devote to it, it can take a …

  • How to make a handheld portable Nintendo 64 N64 gaming console - iNto64
    How to make a handheld portable Nintendo 6…

    This was entered into the Dremel contest as this project used a Dremel throughout for cutting all the holes by hand, large and small. Used a lot of drill bits, sanding drums, circular cutter attachments, a fast-change chuck (very handy). The reason I use a Dremel is it has lots of torque so idea…

  • Mini-Tablesaw / Router / Shaper for Dremel rotary tool
    Mini-Tablesaw / Router / Shaper for Dremel…
    by sdudley

    Mini - Table Saw / Router / Shaper for Dremel rotary tool. Now that the Dremel contest voting is over I guess it's ok to update this instructable. Here is a "supplement" video showing the table saw extension in action. :)

What Can You Do with a Dremel Tool?




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We want to know What Can You Do with a Dremel Tool? The Dremel brand makes some very useful tools that are used in thousands of different projects and tasks. So we want to know what you can do with one. Show us something awesome you've made or done with a Dremel tool and you could win a Dremel Trio!

The rules are simple: submit a new Instructable that uses a Dremel tool by December 12. You can show off an epic build or a useful trick, it's up to you.

So get going and make or do something great and document it with some clear photos and helpful text. We can't wait to see what it is!

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