Instructables: exploring - BE428C8A3A071029AC23001143E7E506 - wood http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:14:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 Building a Bass Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Bass-Guitar/
Building a Bass Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/UEX0/HU7BAS0O/FRZUEX0HU7BAS0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/UEX0/HU7BAS0O/FRZUEX0HU7BAS0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/UEX0/HU7BAS0O/FRZUEX0HU7BAS0O.SMALL.jpg rolfskylark This Instructable is for building a bolt on neck, 5 string bass guitar, however all these steps are applicable for a guitar or 4 string bass as well. This project requires that you have woodworking skills and you know how to to safely use all of the tools stated below. For this project I used ov...
By: rolfskylark

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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:43:15 PDT
Simply Harley Davidson Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Simply-Harley-Davidson-Clock/
Simply Harley Davidson Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/KSAQ/HU5TH0G0/FEPKSAQHU5TH0G0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/KSAQ/HU5TH0G0/FEPKSAQHU5TH0G0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/KSAQ/HU5TH0G0/FEPKSAQHU5TH0G0.SMALL.jpg jlepack I really love motorcycles especially Harley Davidson so I made a nice clock for my living room wall. Like my other instructable, I don't include many measurements just simple steps on how I made the clock. It's really easy. Here's how I made mine.list of materials1/4" plywoodOld clockSandpaperA dril...
By: jlepack

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:05:25 PDT
Laser cut wooden maps with public data http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-wooden-maps-with-public-data/
Laser cut wooden maps with public data - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/F1A1/HU54OA4W/F7KF1A1HU54OA4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/F1A1/HU54OA4W/F7KF1A1HU54OA4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/F1A1/HU54OA4W/F7KF1A1HU54OA4W.SMALL.jpg funvill In this tutorial we will be making a laser cut wooden map using open data from Vancouver's Open data catalog. The Vancouver open data catalog has many different shape files that can be used, in this tutorial we will be using the coastal and public street data. I first learned of TileMill and Ope...
By: funvill

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:24:30 PDT
Art Deco wood necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Deco-wood-necklace/
Art Deco wood necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/NYYB/HU4PVREB/FQ9NYYBHU4PVREB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/NYYB/HU4PVREB/FQ9NYYBHU4PVREB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/NYYB/HU4PVREB/FQ9NYYBHU4PVREB.SMALL.jpg Professor-Mousedude I made this necklace for my lovely wife. She wanted a "Big, bold, art deco statement necklace". It's made from small pieces of highly polished wood, threaded on embroidery thread, with an antiqued brass chain. If you like it, please vote for it in the jewelery contest. Materials A good way to ...
By: Professor-Mousedude

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:39:27 PDT
Effective Firestarter for the wet weathers http://www.instructables.com/id/Effective-Firestarter-for-the-wet-weathers/
Effective Firestarter for the wet weathers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/WHII/HU54MCSC/F05WHIIHU54MCSC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/WHII/HU54MCSC/F05WHIIHU54MCSC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/WHII/HU54MCSC/F05WHIIHU54MCSC.SMALL.jpg H.C. Hello every body and welcomeWell, my idea for the firestarter started when I decided with my friend to go out and camp in the woods for some night fishing last weekend...we was out at 23.00 and it was raining here in Sweden for about a week in a row. The temp was about 1 °C and all the wood was soak...
By: H.C.

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:20:35 PDT
Needle-Keeping Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Needle-Keeping-Ring/
Needle-Keeping Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2R7H/HU3TMQ63/FYR2R7HHU3TMQ63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2R7H/HU3TMQ63/FYR2R7HHU3TMQ63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2R7H/HU3TMQ63/FYR2R7HHU3TMQ63.SMALL.jpg Noodleworks I do a lot of leather sewing, which involves two needles and an awl. Three items does not divide well into two hands, so it seems like I'm always putting a needle down and forgetting where, or dropping one on the floor. Rather than spend half of my time searching for a missing needle, I opted to kee...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:27:16 PDT
Bad idea good lesson http://www.instructables.com/id/Bad-idea-good-lesson/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/DR55/H2MYKHCK/FTMDR55H2MYKHCK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/DR55/H2MYKHCK/FTMDR55H2MYKHCK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/DR55/H2MYKHCK/FTMDR55H2MYKHCK.SMALL.jpg niall mc I Built this a few years ago I decided to run with the first design idea that came into my mind. The problem is it’s just not a practical table. Its too deep and it can’t really hold anything, I have a TV on it right now. All the other stuff….. DVR, satellite box etc are just sitting in the open pa...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:22:41 PDT
Turned wood pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Turned-wood-pen/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:27:26 PDT
Periodic table of the elements blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Periodic-table-of-the-elements-blocks/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:48:13 PDT
Wooden Display Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Display-Box/
Wooden Display Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/6KPM/HU0GRRKO/F7Z6KPMHU0GRRKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/6KPM/HU0GRRKO/F7Z6KPMHU0GRRKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/6KPM/HU0GRRKO/F7Z6KPMHU0GRRKO.SMALL.jpg razic Presentation is key. I'll go over how to use a small wooden box to make a cute display. I made this at the TechShop in San Francisco. Get Your Materials This is what you'll need: A small wooden box. Something to put inside the wooden box. I'm using little amber drop bottles. Pap...
By: razic

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:07:19 PDT
Revival of the Wood Pineapple Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Revival-of-the-Wood-Pineapple-Bowl/
Revival of the Wood Pineapple Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/GYCX/HU0GRO8C/F3NGYCXHU0GRO8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/GYCX/HU0GRO8C/F3NGYCXHU0GRO8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/GYCX/HU0GRO8C/F3NGYCXHU0GRO8C.SMALL.jpg maize This gurl has OFFICIALLY DECLARED, hereby and forthwith-- 2014 the YEAR OF THE PINEAPPLE! (what's left of it anywayz) There are some who declare Foxes, Anchors, Hedgehogs and such as 'THEIR' year--so why not a Pineapple? You've seen them at the thrift gatherin' dust on the shelves of misfits. ...
By: maize

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:30:53 PDT
Backpack Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Workbench/
Backpack Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/6TFV/HU09XG9G/FI66TFVHU09XG9G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/6TFV/HU09XG9G/FI66TFVHU09XG9G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/6TFV/HU09XG9G/FI66TFVHU09XG9G.SMALL.jpg jpalka Estimated Time: 10 hrs Estimated Cost: $0* If you like what you see, please vote for me in the Portable Workstations Contest. Anyways, lets get started. The idea behind this project is to create a customizable, folding workstation for your specific needs. You might ask; "Why is it a backpack?"...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:12:22 PDT
Functional and Sturdy Wooden Toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-and-Sturdy-Wooden-Toolbox/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:21:46 PDT
Bread and mitre box http://www.instructables.com/id/Bread-and-mitre-box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/R4DG/HTZY3ZXB/FX3R4DGHTZY3ZXB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/R4DG/HTZY3ZXB/FX3R4DGHTZY3ZXB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/R4DG/HTZY3ZXB/FX3R4DGHTZY3ZXB.SMALL.jpg Martin Bal├ík Slicing bread has never been more perfect with mitre box, that can also be used as a cutting board and a serving tray. Miter box to help you cut thinner, more consistent slices.  People with disabilities can greatly facilitate slicing bread. Mitre box is also ideal for eggplant, squash, cheese, or...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:22:35 PDT
Easy Control Horn For Rc Aircraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Control-Horn-For-Rc-Aircraft/
Easy Control Horn For Rc Aircraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/7C63/HTYHFI82/FPH7C63HTYHFI82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/7C63/HTYHFI82/FPH7C63HTYHFI82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/7C63/HTYHFI82/FPH7C63HTYHFI82.SMALL.jpg darthvadersbro Main Shape Draw the shape and size of your control horn (depending on how big of a model) on a piece of fairly thick balsa wood. Then cut out with an x-acto knife. Adding Holes For Control Rod Draw circles on the control horn where the control rods go through (I recommend multiple holes). Now...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:03:45 PDT
Natural Lemon Dusting Cloths http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dusting-Cloths/
Natural Lemon Dusting Cloths - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/L1DN/HTX5KB4X/FRCL1DNHTX5KB4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/L1DN/HTX5KB4X/FRCL1DNHTX5KB4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/L1DN/HTX5KB4X/FRCL1DNHTX5KB4X.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie An easy homemade and chemical free way to clean and dust your home.  Dust is everywhere, sometimes most noticeably in our own homes. This can be especially tricky for people with allergies or respiratory problems. The cleaning product market is saturated with sprays, soaps, and tools to help you cl...
By: kelleymarie

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:47:15 PDT
How to clean your respirator mask http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-your-respirator-mask/
How to clean your respirator mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/IELI/HTX5JO6E/F44IELIHTX5JO6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/IELI/HTX5JO6E/F44IELIHTX5JO6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/IELI/HTX5JO6E/F44IELIHTX5JO6E.SMALL.jpg ADintheStudio I do a lot of grinding of metal and wood in my work, and after a few days, my respirator gets pretty dusty and dirty. You should be changing cartridges regularly, but I like to clean out the entire respirator every couple weeks too.It's pretty simple as long as you remember what parts come off and w...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 12:43:48 PDT
Ping Pong ball gun from a pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Ping-Pong-ball-gun-from-a-pallet-1/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 06:21:58 PDT
How to Refinish a Firearm's Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Refinish-a-Firearms-Furniture/
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By: Segeve

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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:04:04 PDT
Tiny Wooden Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Wooden-Shelf/
Tiny Wooden Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/06Z7/HTUFBM5H/F9F06Z7HTUFBM5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/06Z7/HTUFBM5H/F9F06Z7HTUFBM5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/06Z7/HTUFBM5H/F9F06Z7HTUFBM5H.SMALL.jpg razic We'll cover how to make a tiny wooden shelf. I put this together at the TechShop in San Francisco. Grab Some Wood Since the shelf I'll be building is so tiny, I'll grab some wood out of the scrap pile. The dimensions don't really matter; any old plank will do. Cut To Length Cut the wood to ...
By: razic

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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:07:21 PDT
Headphone and Headset Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-and-Headset-Stand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/MTH9/HTUFC6KP/FIQMTH9HTUFC6KP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/MTH9/HTUFC6KP/FIQMTH9HTUFC6KP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/MTH9/HTUFC6KP/FIQMTH9HTUFC6KP.SMALL.jpg Eberhb Step 1) Cut some 3/4"X 2 1/2" oak (or whatever wood you would like) stalk I picked up from a local home center. Step 2) Cut the pieces at 45° angle at 4" long Step 3) Glue up the 45s in a "V" like shape as shown in the picture. Step 4) I rounded over the edges where the headband would sit with a dre...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:36:48 PDT
Maker Station: The Portable Reconfigurable Work Station for all Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Station-The-Portable-Reconfigurable-Work-Sta/
Maker Station: The Portable Reconfigurable Work Station for all Makers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver When I started this project I wanted to build a work station that I could use for a variety of projects and that I could take with me when I do demonstrations.  I also wanted something that wouldn't be flimsy and something with a lot of utility in terms of usable surfaces and storage options.  After...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:10:19 PDT
What To Do With Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/What-To-Do-With-Scrap-Wood/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 09:15:09 PDT
Making a Wooden Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Ring/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/SDXF/HTS5AUCR/F1ISDXFHTS5AUCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/SDXF/HTS5AUCR/F1ISDXFHTS5AUCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/SDXF/HTS5AUCR/F1ISDXFHTS5AUCR.SMALL.jpg Switch and Lever Rings are great, but what if you don't either have the money to buy or the knowledge to make your own silver or gold rings. You could go with plastic, but if you really want to create something which stands out I would suggest looking at more natural materials, materials such as wood. Let's get st...
By: Switch and Lever

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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 03:06:00 PDT
From Scraps to Racks! How to turn seemingly useless scrap into a wall rack http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Scraps-to-Racks-How-to-turn-seemingly-useless/
From Scraps to Racks! How to turn seemingly useless scrap into a wall rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/A7ZF/HTRVHJPG/FMPA7ZFHTRVHJPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/A7ZF/HTRVHJPG/FMPA7ZFHTRVHJPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/A7ZF/HTRVHJPG/FMPA7ZFHTRVHJPG.SMALL.jpg pequnio3 Frequently I find that my pants and other frequently used clothes end up on the floor instead back in the dresser. A wall rack is a simple room furnishing that allows me to keep my clothes off the floor but still available for quick access. A simple wall rack can be made out of strips of wood gl...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 20:11:06 PDT
The Ramen Stand- A Portable, Modular Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ramen-Stand-A-Portable-Modular-Reconfigurable-/
The Ramen Stand- A Portable, Modular Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SMALL.jpg OahuMakerspace Portable Workstations are useful for many groups of people. For campers, they're called Chuck Boxes. For the military and Ham radio folks, they're called Field Desks. We've taken to calling this one the Ramen Stand. It looks sort of like a ramen stand or hot dog cart when it's folded up.  At the ma...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 16:01:00 PDT
Big Screen Easel Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Screen-Easel-Stand/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 08:26:21 PDT
How to Clean Wooden Serving Bowls http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-Wooden-Serving-Bowls/
How to Clean Wooden Serving Bowls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/5YWY/HTQN5V2D/FWC5YWYHTQN5V2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/5YWY/HTQN5V2D/FWC5YWYHTQN5V2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/5YWY/HTQN5V2D/FWC5YWYHTQN5V2D.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Nothing brings out the vibrant colors of a salad more than a wooden serving bowl! In this tutorial, I show you how to prevent the fragile-esque nature of a wooden bowl from splintering damage but also the proper way to clean and preserve its beautiful finish. Let's get started! Washing & Dryi...
By: amalkhan

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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 22:57:24 PDT
Rolling plywood / sheet storage - Made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-plywood-sheet-storage/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 18:58:27 PDT
Scrap Wood Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-Table/
Scrap Wood Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/NGHX/HTPUNNX2/FUDNGHXHTPUNNX2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/NGHX/HTPUNNX2/FUDNGHXHTPUNNX2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/NGHX/HTPUNNX2/FUDNGHXHTPUNNX2.SMALL.jpg bartaub Tools:JigsawSanderImpact drill Screws and nailsMaterial:I found a raft, parquet wood, drawers and some junk wood I used for the legs*please wear protective gear when using heavy equipment *remember: measure twice, cut onceSorry for my poor English Gather Wood Go dumpster diving! Making The Bas...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 12:45:05 PDT
Carving a barley twist with a circular saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Carving-a-barley-twist-with-a-circular-saw/
Carving a barley twist with a circular saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/HERF/HQ72ZQS0/F1KHERFHQ72ZQS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/HERF/HQ72ZQS0/F1KHERFHQ72ZQS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/HERF/HQ72ZQS0/F1KHERFHQ72ZQS0.SMALL.jpg Chino22 I have been building a workshop over the summer. I thought a nice a feature would be a post with a twist carved into it. My grandad informed me that they are called barley twist. This is my first instructable so if it doesn't make any sense just post some comments and I will give some more informati...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 12:40:15 PDT
Portable Electronics Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Electronics-Workstation/
Portable Electronics Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/8JXT/HTHKFUV0/FAQ8JXTHTHKFUV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/8JXT/HTHKFUV0/FAQ8JXTHTHKFUV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/8JXT/HTHKFUV0/FAQ8JXTHTHKFUV0.SMALL.jpg nickneubrand As a college student from time to time I need to solder some things. Additionally when people find out that you have tools, you become the go to guy to fix anything that breaks. So to help with this, I designed this portable workstation that allows me to take all my soldering equipment to a differen...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 22:13:24 PDT
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you http://www.instructables.com/id/CAF-the-coffee-table-that-moves-with-you/
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/WDXW/HTOUD2RM/F1RWDXWHTOUD2RM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/WDXW/HTOUD2RM/F1RWDXWHTOUD2RM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/WDXW/HTOUD2RM/F1RWDXWHTOUD2RM.SMALL.jpg xbremer CAF is the coffee table that moves with you, converting quickly from a coffee table to a three-drawer box 4.5" tall to store and move all the little books, papers, and pencils that don't have a box of their own. The table can be made entirely out of one 4ft x 8ft piece of plywood 1/2" thick, with c...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 18:36:07 PDT
PENNY TABLE http://www.instructables.com/id/PENNY-TABLE/
PENNY TABLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/M5AC/HTOQ8KCO/F4RM5ACHTOQ8KCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/M5AC/HTOQ8KCO/F4RM5ACHTOQ8KCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/M5AC/HTOQ8KCO/F4RM5ACHTOQ8KCO.SMALL.jpg CraigRJess I started making this table last year after seeing the penny desk that Epbot made. I have to say, it certainly inspired me to get back into what I love doing. And now we have my latest creation.... Let me know what you think :~) Let's Get Started :~) You will need some materials to get started:...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 16:35:47 PDT
How to Build a Stool from One 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Stool-from-One-2x4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SMALL.jpg xbremer The following is a basic overview of how to build a three-legged stool from one eight-foot 2x4. This design pushes efficiency of material. Interestingly, the stools produced from one 2x4 tend to take on a character that is a caricature of the initial features that define the design... For instance, ...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 01:12:55 PDT
Pallet Shoe Rack | Shoe stand from pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Shoe-Rack-Shoe-stand-from-pallets/
Pallet Shoe Rack | Shoe stand from pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/RN05/HTNO6RGU/FHLRN05HTNO6RGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/RN05/HTNO6RGU/FHLRN05HTNO6RGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/RN05/HTNO6RGU/FHLRN05HTNO6RGU.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ So basically there were no way for me to store my shoes in the living room, so since I am still on "Pallet Mania" I decided to make a stand out of pallets, so here it is.To be honest with you someone else has come up with this idea, I just took it and adapted it to my needs.Enjoy! Pallet Wood Mat...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 23:54:59 PDT
Transistor Radio Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Transistor-Radio-Upgrade/
Transistor Radio Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/PE7X/HTN0V0UL/FC9PE7XHTN0V0UL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/PE7X/HTN0V0UL/FC9PE7XHTN0V0UL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/PE7X/HTN0V0UL/FC9PE7XHTN0V0UL.SMALL.jpg BikeHacker Do you have an extra transistor radio collecting dust in your closet? This will give a new life your old radio! Get your supplies. 1. transistor radio 2. larger speakers (optional) 3. scrap wood 4. glue 5. drinking straws Remove the guts from the transistor radio. Build a wood box. ...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 16:46:27 PDT
Sonic Screwdriver Wand: Doctor Who meets Harry Potter http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Screwdriver-Wand-Doctor-Who-meets-Harry-Pott/
Sonic Screwdriver Wand: Doctor Who meets Harry Potter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/2767/HTN3JTQF/FW22767HTN3JTQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/2767/HTN3JTQF/FW22767HTN3JTQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/2767/HTN3JTQF/FW22767HTN3JTQF.SMALL.jpg CabbitCastle Backgrund: About a year ago a friend of mine saw a very nice Sonic Screwdriver Wand made by Maranda Li aka Praeclarus Wands. Due to those being sold out she asked me if it would be possible for me to make her one, which is what I'll be attempting to do. Having talked to her about possible manufa...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 10:38:25 PDT
DIY pool stick and pool ball case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-pool-stick-and-pool-ball-case/
DIY pool stick and pool ball case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K0EE/HTKXVA34/FRMK0EEHTKXVA34.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K0EE/HTKXVA34/FRMK0EEHTKXVA34.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K0EE/HTKXVA34/FRMK0EEHTKXVA34.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box While my pool table is undergoing repairs I still like to get out and go play at the local pool hall. I can easily take my nice cue to the pool hall but what about taking the pool balls with you? I know it is a little out of the ordinary to want to take pool balls with you but you can ask any passio...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 09:30:31 PDT
Make a Striped Wooden Ring! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Striped-Wooden-Ring/
Make a Striped Wooden Ring! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/NOY7/HTNO6KLO/F82NOY7HTNO6KLO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/NOY7/HTNO6KLO/F82NOY7HTNO6KLO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/NOY7/HTNO6KLO/F82NOY7HTNO6KLO.SMALL.jpg awesomecreations This is a simple, easy to make ring made of plywood. It looks a bit different to a typical metal ring, but it is fun to make and it does not feel uncomfortable. To make your own will take you anywhere between 30 minutes to 4 hours, depending on what tools you have and how good you want it to look/f...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 02:50:53 PDT
Pallet Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Table-5/
Pallet Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SMALL.jpg stee7 Beginning I just took 2 full pallet and attach them together in the center with 4x4 post wood Stain After attaching them together I stain it with dark brown and treated it with Thompson water seal Final Final I added 4x5 post for legs....I made 6 leg so it can be stable with the weight
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 19:23:29 PDT
Mini Sandwich Board Centerpieces http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Sandwich-Board-Centerpieces/
Mini Sandwich Board Centerpieces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/7CDH/HTK5MU4E/FDI7CDHHTK5MU4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/7CDH/HTK5MU4E/FDI7CDHHTK5MU4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/7CDH/HTK5MU4E/FDI7CDHHTK5MU4E.SMALL.jpg acoens For our wedding, I made these centerpieces for our tables. We served the meals family style and decided instead of paper menus, we would make one of these per table. Since we had an outdoor wedding, we wanted to be mindful of what we put on the tables in case there was wind at the reception. Th...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 14:15:11 PDT
Pallet Sliding Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Sliding-Door-1/
Pallet Sliding Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/WE2X/HTK5M1Z1/FZWWE2XHTK5M1Z1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/WE2X/HTK5M1Z1/FZWWE2XHTK5M1Z1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/WE2X/HTK5M1Z1/FZWWE2XHTK5M1Z1.SMALL.jpg stee7 Pallet Disassemble the pile of pallet Framing I brought 4 strip of 4x10 and nail each piece if pallet wood into it After Framing After framing I stain it with dark brown stain and install the wheeling for the track Final Install metal rail for the door to hang on
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 10:17:48 PDT
Homemade Kitchen cabinet door organizers http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Kitchen-cabinet-door-organizers/
Homemade Kitchen cabinet door organizers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/5Q2K/HTIWJ3TR/F4X5Q2KHTIWJ3TR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/5Q2K/HTIWJ3TR/F4X5Q2KHTIWJ3TR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/5Q2K/HTIWJ3TR/F4X5Q2KHTIWJ3TR.SMALL.jpg coolbeansbaby68 Here is a easy way to save space in your kitchen cabinets.Its a great way to organize. Side boards Step 1 *  I purchased  a 1x6x8 pine board .  I measured and cut two  pieces 20 inches long. Step 2 *  Measured and ripped both boards 4 inches wide on the table saw. Marking for dowel holes Step...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 05:18:55 PDT
Hanging Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Jewelry-Box/
Hanging Jewelry Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/HDGK/HTIWJ68D/FPQHDGKHTIWJ68D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/HDGK/HTIWJ68D/FPQHDGKHTIWJ68D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/HDGK/HTIWJ68D/FPQHDGKHTIWJ68D.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch Women have tons of jewelry.  If you're like me, you have so much it ends up a mangled mess you don't know how to organize without it getting tangled or lost. This is a little wood working instructable that will show you how to make your own hanging jewelry box.  You can use all kinds of hardware to...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 20:05:41 PDT
1940s Radio Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/1940s-Radio-Bar/
1940s Radio Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SMALL.jpg vugenti I will show you how to take an antique 1940s radio and turn it into a personal mini bar. This project was a lot of fun. It did take up many weekends but it was well worth the time and effort.   Gutting & Cutting First things first, you need to completely gut out the radio. Luckily all of the ...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 16:03:18 PDT
What To Do With Extra Balsa http://www.instructables.com/id/What-To-Do-With-Extra-Balsa/
What To Do With Extra Balsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/7HBD/HTIWHI3D/FRX7HBDHTIWHI3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/7HBD/HTIWHI3D/FRX7HBDHTIWHI3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/7HBD/HTIWHI3D/FRX7HBDHTIWHI3D.SMALL.jpg darthvadersbro You have a ton of extra balsa wood from a school project or a model exe. What do you do with it? It's just taking space and collecting dust. I'm here to help out. Good Idea Come up with a craft or a project to do. For example a model plane or a bridge are pretty fun. Balsa Wood Formats What y...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 14:45:02 PDT
Make a Thumb Piano (Mbira) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Thumb-Piano-Mbira/
Make a Thumb Piano (Mbira) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SMALL.jpg awesomecreations This is a basic guide for building a Thumb Piano, or Mbira. They have been made for centuries all over Africa (and a few other places) and vary a lot in shape, size and sound. They belong to a group of instruments called "Lamellophones" which are percussion instruments, although the sound an Mbira m...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 07:33:38 PDT
A Peace Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Peace-Chain/
A Peace Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/6CW1/HTHKFPTQ/FWE6CW1HTHKFPTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/6CW1/HTHKFPTQ/FWE6CW1HTHKFPTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/6CW1/HTHKFPTQ/FWE6CW1HTHKFPTQ.SMALL.jpg joepeace I want to use my art to make the world a better place. My work 'A Peace Chain' symbolically connects its participants and promotes the idea that each individual seeking their own inner peace contributes to world peace. It is 'A Peace Chain' for a peace chain reaction! A Peace Chain consists of p...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 23:11:35 PDT
Jigsaw to Scroll Saw Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Jigsaw-to-Scroll-Saw-Conversion/
Jigsaw to Scroll Saw Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/78O6/HTEUE0ZO/FWN78O6HTEUE0ZO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/78O6/HTEUE0ZO/FWN78O6HTEUE0ZO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/78O6/HTEUE0ZO/FWN78O6HTEUE0ZO.SMALL.jpg guyzo35 In the infancy of my woodshop, back around 2010, I realized that I badly needed a scroll saw, but sorely lacked the funds. Using what I had available to me at the time, I was able to create a fixture that firmly secured my Black and Decker jigsaw, essentially turning it into a functional and versa...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 17:13:43 PDT