Instructables: throwies - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:22:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Real Axe For Men http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Real-Axe-For-Men/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:30:44 PDT
Acrylic Skeleton Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Skeleton-Clock/
Acrylic Skeleton Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/1TYC/HUDEP3YI/F981TYCHUDEP3YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/1TYC/HUDEP3YI/F981TYCHUDEP3YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/1TYC/HUDEP3YI/F981TYCHUDEP3YI.SMALL.jpg benmurton This is a clock made fully out of acrylic! This was originally was my year 13 mechanical engineering college project, we had to research, design and build a project for a stakeholder, this including lots of recording so there is no shortage of photos. the use of acrylic for a main building m...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:19:35 PDT
Koopa Troopa Bacon Turtle Burgers http://www.instructables.com/id/Koopa-Troopa-Bacon-Turtle-Burgers/
Koopa Troopa Bacon Turtle Burgers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/520A/HUBWV3R9/FMV520AHUBWV3R9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/520A/HUBWV3R9/FMV520AHUBWV3R9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/520A/HUBWV3R9/FMV520AHUBWV3R9.SMALL.jpg canida Do you harbor a not-so-secret nostalgia for Super Mario Brothers? A deep, greasy love for bacon? Do you keep watch for hidden coins and magic mushrooms? Then prove your side-scrolling street cred by taking on an entire army of Koopa Troopas in their final-boss bacon turtle burger form. You don't h...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:23:53 PDT
Triple Byzantine Weave Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Triple-Byzantine-Weave-Bracelet/
Triple Byzantine Weave Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/0GBL/HUD5F71G/FJG0GBLHUD5F71G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/0GBL/HUD5F71G/FJG0GBLHUD5F71G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/0GBL/HUD5F71G/FJG0GBLHUD5F71G.SMALL.jpg Juanamac Simple (ish) chainmaille weave to make a bracelet or necklace. This is an adaptation of the traditional byzantine weave, but it only requires one size of chainmaille link, not 2 sizes. You Will Need You need some simple supplies to make this chainmaille weave: - 2 pair pliers - I like the flat o...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:26:10 PDT
3 Ways to Revive Stale Bread http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-to-Save-Stale-Bread/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:17:57 PDT
Table saw sled for precise angled cuts http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-saw-sled-for-precise-angled-cuts/
Table saw sled for precise angled cuts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/3GB6/HU7Q1S66/F1F3GB6HU7Q1S66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/3GB6/HU7Q1S66/F1F3GB6HU7Q1S66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/3GB6/HU7Q1S66/F1F3GB6HU7Q1S66.SMALL.jpg Bill WW There are plenty of table saw sled designs, here and elsewhere, on the Internet. A sled is an excellent addition to your table saw, and is usually intended to make precise 90 degree cuts. But occasionally you need to make a precise angled cut, as is required if you are doing segmented wood turning o...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:23:02 PDT
Faux Stone Bench and Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Stone-Bench-and-Planter/
Faux Stone Bench and Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/HP41/HUBJBZXR/FHUHP41HUBJBZXR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/HP41/HUBJBZXR/FHUHP41HUBJBZXR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/HP41/HUBJBZXR/FHUHP41HUBJBZXR.SMALL.jpg Joshblake I decided to start fixing up the back yard this year, but I wanted to do something a little more creative than just a potted plant or two. So I went searching online to learn how to create faux stone floors and walls and tried to learn all the tips and tricks I could in a short time. I had the idea ...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:08:16 PDT
Pirate Key Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Key-Hook/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:15:17 PDT
Large LEGO MineCraft Creeper Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-LEGO-MineCraft-Creeper-Bot/
Large LEGO MineCraft Creeper Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/05WQ/HUB894MO/FBZ05WQHUB894MO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/05WQ/HUB894MO/FBZ05WQHUB894MO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/05WQ/HUB894MO/FBZ05WQHUB894MO.SMALL.jpg joshdont We’re going to build a two foot tall robotic Minecraft Creeper powered by a LEGO Mindstorms EV3! If you don’t have an EV3 kit you can still build the Creeper! This was originally created for Brain Monkeys in Ann Arbor. This is a great weekend project. It can probably be done in an after...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:54:46 PDT
How to Make a Go-Kart http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Go-Kart/
How to Make a Go-Kart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/WE87/HUB89IM4/FI4WE87HUB89IM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/WE87/HUB89IM4/FI4WE87HUB89IM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/WE87/HUB89IM4/FI4WE87HUB89IM4.SMALL.jpg thegokartguy DesignThe first thing you need to do, is make a design. You have to design everything for it to work out in the end. First is to design the frame. How big is it going to be, how wide? Draw it on a sheet of copy paper first and think of how long you want it. Figure out all of the dimensions and angle...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:10:33 PDT
Wooden drawer pulls - made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-drawer-pulls/
Wooden drawer pulls - made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MDJD/HUBWNJIE/FWPMDJDHUBWNJIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MDJD/HUBWNJIE/FWPMDJDHUBWNJIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MDJD/HUBWNJIE/FWPMDJDHUBWNJIE.SMALL.jpg workislove Here is a set of wooden drawer pulls I made for a chest of drawers, made of the scroll saw in Techshop's wood shop. Last year I made a nice little chest of drawers - she's not pretty, but she's quite functional. It was my first furniture project after taking a wood-joinery class at Techshop. But it...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:38:14 PDT
Folding (pac-n-go) Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-pac-n-go-Chair/
Folding (pac-n-go) Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ORFT/HUBWOGPC/F0BORFTHUBWOGPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ORFT/HUBWOGPC/F0BORFTHUBWOGPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ORFT/HUBWOGPC/F0BORFTHUBWOGPC.SMALL.jpg cahelming A chair designed for functionality, affordability, out door comfort, and easily disassembled for storage. More importantly it can be fabricated out of a limited amount of materials and tools. TOOLS: - Drill with 1/2" drill bit- - Jig Saw with wood saw blade - Clamps - Router with 1/2" di...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:20:08 PDT
Rope Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Ladder-1/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:50:26 PDT
LED Aqua Bead Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Aqua-Bead-Nightlight/
LED Aqua Bead Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/XUDW/HUBWO7HN/FC5XUDWHUBWO7HN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/XUDW/HUBWO7HN/FC5XUDWHUBWO7HN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/XUDW/HUBWO7HN/FC5XUDWHUBWO7HN.SMALL.jpg Kamisha King This is a quick tutorial on how to make a beginner LED Nightlight.  I originally made this for my little brother to help keep the monsters at bay. Materials Large Tube Small Tube LED Lights Wire (anything conductive) Pipe Cap (fits over large tube) Lilypad Arduino Aqua Beads (glass shards, water,...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:13:17 PDT
Big Digit Backwards counting bluetooth Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Digit-Backwards-counting-bluetooth-Clock/
Big Digit Backwards counting bluetooth Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/V132/HUBWU15P/FBMV132HUBWU15P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/V132/HUBWU15P/FBMV132HUBWU15P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/V132/HUBWU15P/FBMV132HUBWU15P.SMALL.jpg kenyer Why? I wanted to make my own big 7-segment digits for a long time now. I had some ideas how to do them differently. During the process I came to the conclusion that the standard 7-segment display isn't that bad :) . I did have to change something so I ended up with a 29-segment digit. I am really ha...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:34:08 PDT
Mexican Style Appetizers from boiled eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Mexican-Style-Appetizers-from-boiled-eggs/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:54:04 PDT
Food Art Using A Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Food-Art-Using-A-Drill/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:50:13 PDT
Polymer Clay Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Polymer-Clay-Eggs/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:31:58 PDT
Corkmap - Lasercutting cork http://www.instructables.com/id/Corkmap-Lasercutting-cork/
Corkmap - Lasercutting cork - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/GSZR/HUBWTY6L/FFRGSZRHUBWTY6L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/GSZR/HUBWTY6L/FFRGSZRHUBWTY6L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/GSZR/HUBWTY6L/FFRGSZRHUBWTY6L.SMALL.jpg alepalan I love maps but most important I love meeting people from different parts of the world. Getting to know their stories and understanding their roots and history makes me feel connected to them. While I was doing my residency at Pier 9 we had recently moved to a new office space with white clean wal...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:17:40 PDT
TO DO Chalkboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/TO-DO-Chalkboard/
TO DO Chalkboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/74SL/HUAAXF1P/F5K74SLHUAAXF1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/74SL/HUAAXF1P/F5K74SLHUAAXF1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/74SL/HUAAXF1P/F5K74SLHUAAXF1P.SMALL.jpg mignetic In this Instructable you will learn how to make a TO DO chalkboard using a laser cutter.  I used the laser cutters at TechShop in San Francisco to make this happen.      Things you will need: a vector of stencil letters  .25 inch thick MDF with a pre finished chalkboard surface (18" x 24") a "D"...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:04:41 PDT
Wooden egg with beads http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-egg-with-beads/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:04:06 PDT
How to Polish Titanium. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Polish-Titanium/
How to Polish Titanium. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/YBCR/HUBWNJ2C/FTAYBCRHUBWNJ2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/YBCR/HUBWNJ2C/FTAYBCRHUBWNJ2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/YBCR/HUBWNJ2C/FTAYBCRHUBWNJ2C.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng Titanium is the literally the hardest metal I've worked with. It's still metal though and metal can be polished. It doesn't have to take long either. This piece is a Fish Bone Knotless Gear Tie. It's grade 2 titanium and measures about 2" X 1/2". I spent about 45 seconds per step with exception of t...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:00:15 PDT
Breath Freshening Lip Balm http://www.instructables.com/id/Breath-Freshening-Lip-Balm/
Breath Freshening Lip Balm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/CF2P/HUBWNZV8/FNRCF2PHUBWNZV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/CF2P/HUBWNZV8/FNRCF2PHUBWNZV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/CF2P/HUBWNZV8/FNRCF2PHUBWNZV8.SMALL.jpg amalkhan If I tell you not to lick your lips, will you anyway? Lips have the most densely concentrated amount of nerve endings than any other part of the body! So when you're lips are chapped, you can really feel it. Chapped lips can not only be annoying but can be made worse by dehydration, sun damage, hor...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:46:28 PDT
Ultralight, 3D Printed, 3-Axis, Modular Time-Lapse Motion Control System http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Light-Modular-Time-Lapse-Motion-Control-Syst/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/M6B2/HUB896SZ/FM0M6B2HUB896SZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/M6B2/HUB896SZ/FM0M6B2HUB896SZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/M6B2/HUB896SZ/FM0M6B2HUB896SZ.SMALL.jpg Doug Urquhart This is the story of my first 3D printing project and how it helped to drastically reduce the overall weight of my 3-axis motion control time-lapse dolly system for easier transport on multi-day backcountry, backpacking trips. Not only did my first 3D printing project shave serious weight (in compar...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:17:41 PDT
Mirror refurbished with lasercut flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Mirror-refurbished-with-lasercut-flowers/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:43:07 PDT
How A Prosthetic Leg Is Made! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-A-Prosthetic-Leg-Is-Made/
How A Prosthetic Leg Is Made! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/8VH0/HTRVHHWV/FQ48VH0HTRVHHWV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/8VH0/HTRVHHWV/FQ48VH0HTRVHHWV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/8VH0/HTRVHHWV/FQ48VH0HTRVHHWV.SMALL.jpg Pat_Maroney Being an amputee is difficult, no two ways about it. No matter what the circumstances behind an amputation are for a person, the loss of a limb is almost always a traumatic, strange, and depressing thing to endure and accept.  Fortunately the field of orthotics, prosthetics, and physical therapy hav...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:57:11 PDT
Laser Crown http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Crown/
Laser Crown - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/HVW5/HUBWOCDU/FK1HVW5HUBWOCDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/HVW5/HUBWOCDU/FK1HVW5HUBWOCDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/HVW5/HUBWOCDU/FK1HVW5HUBWOCDU.SMALL.jpg p3nguin I love some of the new wearable stuff that's showing up on Adafruit, Hackaday and Make Magazine. When I saw Adafruit's new 60 LED Neopixel Ring, I knew exactly what I wanted to build for my daughters... I had made a previous attempt at head wear for the Father-Daughter dance last month but out of ...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:37:42 PDT
3D Laser Cut Art http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Laser-Cut-Art/
3D Laser Cut Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/3M7Y/HUBWNDIX/FTM3M7YHUBWNDIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/3M7Y/HUBWNDIX/FTM3M7YHUBWNDIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/3M7Y/HUBWNDIX/FTM3M7YHUBWNDIX.SMALL.jpg jrwong236 Material: 24x18in 1/8in maple plywood Wood Glue Q-Tips Tools: Laser Cutter Illustrator (or any other vector graphics editor) AI File 1. you need to make a vector file for the laser cutter. The way I draw my images is usually live tracing and expanding images on the internet to turn them int...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:55:46 PDT
Wooden french curves - Made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-french-curves/
Wooden french curves - Made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/PDIF/HUBWN38A/FYVPDIFHUBWN38A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/PDIF/HUBWN38A/FYVPDIFHUBWN38A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/PDIF/HUBWN38A/FYVPDIFHUBWN38A.SMALL.jpg workislove In this instructable I'll show you how I made a set of wooden french curves using the scroll saw at Techshop's wood shop. French curves are very handy drafting tools, and for woodworkers they are great to have around the shop to lay out simple and attractive free-form curves on projects. I've bough...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:27:09 PDT
Steampunk Mood Machine II http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Mood-Machine-II/
Steampunk Mood Machine II - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/PVNF/HQMKWXA4/FG6PVNFHQMKWXA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/PVNF/HQMKWXA4/FG6PVNFHQMKWXA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/PVNF/HQMKWXA4/FG6PVNFHQMKWXA4.SMALL.jpg badjer1 I had some old glass door knobs that I thought would look really great lit up by an LED.  So after a few tests, I came up with this idea.  Kind of like a Wizard of Oz thing... The knobs light up with a variable changing color based on your body  resistance.  The circuit that drives the RGB changing ...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 17:24:14 PST
Ornate Ear Cuff Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Ornate-Ear-Cuff-Tutorial/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:34:41 PDT
Muppet face cup cakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Muppet-face-cup-cakes/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:35:52 PDT
How To Decorate Nintendo NES Controller Cookies! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Decorate-Nintendo-NES-Controller-Cookies/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/IAY7/HRWNBXS1/FO1IAY7HRWNBXS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/IAY7/HRWNBXS1/FO1IAY7HRWNBXS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/IAY7/HRWNBXS1/FO1IAY7HRWNBXS1.SMALL.jpg thevegetarianbaker Learn how to decorate Nintendo NES controller cookies with royal icing! Watch SweetAmbsCookies' Nintendo Mushroom and Star cookie video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C9sn782CGvE If you don't have your favorite sugar cookie recipe or royal icing recipe, check these out. These are really good and s...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 06:22:28 PST
Sushi Tray Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Sushi-Tray-Jewelry/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:35:06 PDT
Pog Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pog-Table/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:42:47 PDT
Original saxonian Eierlikör (obnoxiously delicious east-german eggnog) http://www.instructables.com/id/Original-saxonian-Eierlikör-obnoxiously-delicious-/
Original saxonian Eierlikör (obnoxiously delicious east-german eggnog) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/JAVT/HUBJBER3/FWZJAVTHUBJBER3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/JAVT/HUBJBER3/FWZJAVTHUBJBER3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/JAVT/HUBJBER3/FWZJAVTHUBJBER3.SMALL.jpg dr_peru In my first instructable i want to share this very special recipe with you. It is a perfect example of former GDR-cuisine. Although everything was in short supply, schnaps supplies never went dry - to keep up morale among socialist workers. After years of persuasion the owner and chef of my favouri...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:23:16 PDT
DIY Hand Wiped Tinning of Old Copper Pots/Pans - Step by Step Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hand-Wiped-Tinning-of-Old-Copper-PotsPans-Inst/
DIY Hand Wiped Tinning of Old Copper Pots/Pans - Step by Step Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/88FV/HUBAR9XH/FK388FVHUBAR9XH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/88FV/HUBAR9XH/FK388FVHUBAR9XH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/88FV/HUBAR9XH/FK388FVHUBAR9XH.SMALL.jpg jesse55lv Ok folks, it's DIY time. After a lot of research on this site (thanks guys!) and elsewhere I decided to try my hand at re-tinning a handful of copper pots I picked up at an antique store. While I was able to get enough information to get started, I wouldn't say there was enough to make me feel c...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:15:28 PDT
Pallet Coat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Coat-Rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/I64W/HJW8WGQX/FKMI64WHJW8WGQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/I64W/HJW8WGQX/FKMI64WHJW8WGQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/I64W/HJW8WGQX/FKMI64WHJW8WGQX.SMALL.jpg RuudvandeLooij A new apartment means new furniture as cheap as possible, this story is one of a coat rack. My brother in law had some nice slabs of wood from which I could have one. The first idea about the looks was born. That was until a friend of mine sent me a picture of a pallet shelf for his special beers. ...
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 11:18:08 PDT
Fix Your Sleep with Low Blue Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Your-Sleep-with-Low-Blue-Light/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:43:11 PDT
Cowl Draped Infinity Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Cowl-Draped-Infinity-Dress/
Cowl Draped Infinity Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes In my opinion, creating an awesome outfit often revolves around finding a good balance of loose and tight, revealing and concealing. I love the draped folds of a low cowl neck, or the sexiness of an open back dress, but it’s sometimes hard to figure out how to actually wear these kind of clothes o...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:15:05 PDT
Make a Collapsible 2QT Canteen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Collapsible-2QT-Canteen/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:16:26 PDT
Alternative Easter Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Alternative-Easter-Eggs/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 14:35:29 PDT
Instructables Universe in Three.js http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Universe-in-Threejs/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:34:04 PDT
Fused Glass Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Fused-Glass-Earrings/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:41:12 PDT
Make A Solar Bluetooth Speaker (Homebrew Big Jambox) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Solar-Bluetooth-Speaker-Homebrew-Big-Jambox/
Make A Solar Bluetooth Speaker (Homebrew Big Jambox) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/H5JD/HUAB3Y8V/FDCH5JDHUAB3Y8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/H5JD/HUAB3Y8V/FDCH5JDHUAB3Y8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/H5JD/HUAB3Y8V/FDCH5JDHUAB3Y8V.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Here's a simple Bluetooth speaker that's made from hacking old gadgets and mashing them up together. It sounds exactly like the big Jambox but only smaller! It has a mic and command buttons too! My friend and I made this project, half the credits to (ASCAS) The homebrew jambox is equipped with ...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:15:42 PDT
Make an Instructables Inspired Bead Loom Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Instructables-Inspired-Bead-Loom-Bracelet/
Make an Instructables Inspired Bead Loom Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/HZE5/HUA7B4UF/FVDHZE5HUA7B4UF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/HZE5/HUA7B4UF/FVDHZE5HUA7B4UF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/HZE5/HUA7B4UF/FVDHZE5HUA7B4UF.SMALL.jpg lakej This Bracelet was made on a Bead loom.  If you don't have a bead loom i'm sure you could probably make one out of a tissue box or just tie your thread to the arms of a chair.  You will need: Seed Beads (all around the same size) Yellow,black, white, red Thread Bead Loom Scissors Glue 2 Crimp Beads C...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:33:24 PDT
Music Score Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Score-Pendant/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:27:41 PDT
How To Make a Penny Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Penny-Plaque/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/15BJ/HUB6K0T9/F4U15BJHUB6K0T9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/15BJ/HUB6K0T9/F4U15BJHUB6K0T9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/15BJ/HUB6K0T9/F4U15BJHUB6K0T9.SMALL.jpg HowToLou My grandmother just had her 100th birthday.  I made this plaque with one penny dated for each year of her life.  She really enjoyed it.  I got the Pennies at CoinArtSupply.com
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:58:15 PDT
Living painting made from succulents http://www.instructables.com/id/Living-painting-made-from-succulents/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:57:48 PDT
Grow magnificent Jade plant in hanging basket easily http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-magnificent-Jade-plant-in-hanging-basket-easi/
Grow magnificent Jade plant in hanging basket easily - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JTTA/HUAV40NQ/FGAJTTAHUAV40NQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JTTA/HUAV40NQ/FGAJTTAHUAV40NQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JTTA/HUAV40NQ/FGAJTTAHUAV40NQ.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Wishing you all a very happy & green Earth Day. And that's why I thought to post a gardening instructable. :) Do you know about Jade Plant? I am sure most of us do :), if not, no problem. Jade plant are one of the easiest succulents to grow and are super hardy. They are mostly popular for thei...
By: Tarun Upadhyaya

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 02:56:31 PDT