Instructables: exploring - - design - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:26:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cardboard Cat Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Cat-Bed/
Cardboard Cat Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/2BR1/HU5TGHVY/FT62BR1HU5TGHVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/2BR1/HU5TGHVY/FT62BR1HU5TGHVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/2BR1/HU5TGHVY/FT62BR1HU5TGHVY.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 A year ago I had the honor to be a Featured Author on this site. One of the questions I was asked in the interview was about the next big project I planned to make. My answer was "a bed for my cat". Actually, my idea was to recreate a cardboard cat bed I saw on the internet. I have multiple reasons ...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:40:31 PDT
Golden Snitch Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Golden-Snitch-Ring/
Golden Snitch Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/0T3F/HTX5KO88/FI20T3FHTX5KO88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/0T3F/HTX5KO88/FI20T3FHTX5KO88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/0T3F/HTX5KO88/FI20T3FHTX5KO88.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hello harry potter fans! It's momo here and I'm going to show you how to have a cool ring you'll get a lot of questions about. Oooh! Supplies 1- silver jewelry wire2- round nose pliers (optional but easier)3- regular pliers4- scissors or wire cutters5- any color bead that's decently small Step ...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 12:30:52 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 Use a Dress Form http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Dress-Form/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 20:16:55 PDT
Crayon Easter Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Crayon-Easter-Eggs/
Crayon Easter Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/ZD3S/HTBY734N/FX3ZD3SHTBY734N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/ZD3S/HTBY734N/FX3ZD3SHTBY734N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/ZD3S/HTBY734N/FX3ZD3SHTBY734N.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie An easy, mess free way to decorate your easter eggs this year with items you most likely already have.  There are lots of store bought kits out there to help kids and adults alike dye their Easter eggs, and the results are beautiful. This year, I felt like doing something a little different with ma...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:41:23 PDT
Chocolate Dipped Bacon http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Dipped-Bacon/
Chocolate Dipped Bacon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/NQ53/HT9AXYMC/FPBNQ53HT9AXYMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/NQ53/HT9AXYMC/FPBNQ53HT9AXYMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/NQ53/HT9AXYMC/FPBNQ53HT9AXYMC.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Chocolate dipped bacon is an instant dynamic duo. It's incredibly easy to make and a crowd pleaser every time with it's union of salty, crunchy, cured bacon and smooth, creamy, sugary chocolate.  You'll find it won't stay on the plate too long. Whip it up for your next party, decadent morning brunc...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 16:17:26 PDT
Twine Ball Lamp Shades http://www.instructables.com/id/Twine-Ball-Lamp-Shades/
Twine Ball Lamp Shades - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/E7YE/HT3E0EZJ/FQWE7YEHT3E0EZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/E7YE/HT3E0EZJ/FQWE7YEHT3E0EZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/E7YE/HT3E0EZJ/FQWE7YEHT3E0EZJ.SMALL.jpg dbeylina Spring has sprung! Revamp your outdoor decor with these DIY twine lamp shades. Transforms your traditional christmas lights into ambient spring and summer lights. Gather Your Materials Cotton twineMod Podgeballoonsplastic wrapspray paint (I used Krylon Metallic Gold)paint brush or foam brushch...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 15:59:49 PDT
Wood drill bits made of a spoke http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-drill-bits-made-of-a-spoke/
Wood drill bits made of a spoke - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/C4C6/HSASL8EZ/F4IC4C6HSASL8EZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/C4C6/HSASL8EZ/F4IC4C6HSASL8EZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/C4C6/HSASL8EZ/F4IC4C6HSASL8EZ.SMALL.jpg Tech4All Drilling wood, specially if you have to do it by hand, must be done in steps: first a small hole, then a bit larger, then to size. Or as many in-between steps as needed. Woodworkers have collections of drills, but what to do when you have to start from scratch? We start with a drill bit of good qual...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 07:54:30 PST
'His and Her' Laser Cut Keyring http://www.instructables.com/id/His-and-Her-Laser-Cut-Keyring/
'His and Her' Laser Cut Keyring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/RT86/HSHDU232/FHZRT86HSHDU232.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/RT86/HSHDU232/FHZRT86HSHDU232.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/RT86/HSHDU232/FHZRT86HSHDU232.SMALL.jpg Phil Reilly I love to design and make things - It's my passion!  This is my entry for the Full Spectrum Laser Contest. If you guys like my work and enjoy what I do, please show your support and vote for me :). I have many more design ideas that could easily be realised with the addition of a laser cutter or SL...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 06:44:13 PDT
How to make a three wheels vehicle [robot chassis] http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-three-wheels-vehicle-robot-chassis/
How to make a three wheels vehicle [robot chassis] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/1O98/HSGRT82D/FWW1O98HSGRT82D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/1O98/HSGRT82D/FWW1O98HSGRT82D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/1O98/HSGRT82D/FWW1O98HSGRT82D.SMALL.jpg wyw0424 Project Introduction: I am using Makeblock stuff to make a three wheels drive vehicle. I think this 3WD vehicle can be used as your robot chassis. It is very straight forward and you can easily pick it up from the insturction illustrated in my pictures. Let me show you what I have done. You can wri...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 22:44:12 PST
Custom hydrographic design for 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-hydrographic-design-for-3D-printing/
Custom hydrographic design for 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/6NNZ/HS1RS7G3/FO06NNZHS1RS7G3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/6NNZ/HS1RS7G3/FO06NNZHS1RS7G3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/6NNZ/HS1RS7G3/FO06NNZHS1RS7G3.SMALL.jpg le FabShop Last month, Bertier Luyt, (president of le FabShop) discovered the existence of the hydrographic technology, with this viral video on Youtube. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iP7BKHU4WUc This video showing a man dip coating his hand with a carbon pattern can be quite impressive for someone who neve...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 05:19:15 PST
Valentines Flip Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Flip-Card/
Valentines Flip Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/6XGN/HRI97B2X/FC36XGNHRI97B2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/6XGN/HRI97B2X/FC36XGNHRI97B2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/6XGN/HRI97B2X/FC36XGNHRI97B2X.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 This is our Instructables Club's second 'ible. Enjoy. We came up with  this project in honor of Valentines Day and to enter the Valentines Contest. The kids are really excited and we are looking forward to coming up with an idea for the Game.Life contest as well. This idea was based on a birthda...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 12:23:44 PST
MUSE, 3D printed corset from a 3D Scan (by Samuel N. Bernier) http://www.instructables.com/id/MUSE-3D-printed-corset-from-a-3D-Scan-by-Samuel-N-/
MUSE, 3D printed corset from a 3D Scan (by Samuel N. Bernier) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/6QST/HRGNQE16/F5B6QSTHRGNQE16.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/6QST/HRGNQE16/F5B6QSTHRGNQE16.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/6QST/HRGNQE16/F5B6QSTHRGNQE16.SMALL.jpg le FabShop Valentine's day, valentine's day... valentine's day.  The people who organise the now famous "3DPrintShow" didn't think of people like me when they decided the date for their first exhibition in New-York City : February 12 to 15...  http://www.lefabshop.fr/samuel-representera-le-fabshop-au-3dprint...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 05:40:18 PST
Fish Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Puzzle/
Fish Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/U6QI/HQOAIQLE/FE8U6QIHQOAIQLE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/U6QI/HQOAIQLE/FE8U6QIHQOAIQLE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/U6QI/HQOAIQLE/FE8U6QIHQOAIQLE.SMALL.jpg brandon1022bb I created a puzzle that fits inside an altoid container. The puzzle contains 63 pieces and has the design of a fish drawn in autocad on its face. Materials What you will need: - laser cutter - 3mm Baltic Birch Plywood - Altoids Container Files and Laser Printing The Drawing files are attache...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 07:03:35 PST
Making a water canister with fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-water-canister-with-fire/
Making a water canister with fire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/BNAI/HR0AQDP8/FMEBNAIHR0AQDP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/BNAI/HR0AQDP8/FMEBNAIHR0AQDP8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/BNAI/HR0AQDP8/FMEBNAIHR0AQDP8.SMALL.jpg Sio Design We live in a time of big cities, electronics, and waste. In a world where we've lost our bond with nature and the respect that comes with it. But we've also the knowledge that we gained from living with nature that is still used by indigenous tribes. Knowledge we can implement in our daily life, suc...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:52:50 PST
How to transform a 2D logo into a 3D one http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-transform-a-2D-logo-into-an-3D-one/
How to transform a 2D logo into a 3D one - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/BXJ5/HQQLLRO9/F8FBXJ5HQQLLRO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/BXJ5/HQQLLRO9/F8FBXJ5HQQLLRO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/BXJ5/HQQLLRO9/F8FBXJ5HQQLLRO9.SMALL.jpg shalomo Using the Instructables happy robot logo as an example, I'll show you how I recreate a traditional 2D logo in three dimensions. Working knowledge of 3D modeling and access to the necessary software is assumed for this Instructable. Requirements: the 2D logo (in the highest resolution you can f...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 01:53:53 PST
Design and Make Celtic Knotwork Leather Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-Make-Celtic-Knotwork-Leather-Belt/
Design and Make Celtic Knotwork Leather Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/C8O1/HFPTIOR4/FM1C8O1HFPTIOR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/C8O1/HFPTIOR4/FM1C8O1HFPTIOR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/C8O1/HFPTIOR4/FM1C8O1HFPTIOR4.SMALL.jpg from_the_toolbox Overview: In this instructable you will learn how to: 1) Create a Celtic Knotwork pattern from scratch 2) Draw your own variations in knots 3) Tool a leather belt with the knotwork pattern 4) Finish the belt Materials: Pencil Ball point pen Ruler, Triangle (if making grid by hand) Eraser Leathe...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 14:41:31 PST
Pick holder pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Pick-holder-pendant/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/W34E/HQKXFWM6/F0YW34EHQKXFWM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/W34E/HQKXFWM6/F0YW34EHQKXFWM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/W34E/HQKXFWM6/F0YW34EHQKXFWM6.SMALL.jpg Eldalote So.. It looks like I become a little obsesed with picks lately :D I got a new idea of making a jewelry, which can be also useful for something. I created this pendant from wire, which is holding a detachable plectrum inside. Things you'll need: - pencil and paper - plectrum - wire (you can use a...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 15:09:17 PST
Create an Awesome Shard Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Shard-Light/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/GQ2P/HQ4413KF/F4RGQ2PHQ4413KF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/GQ2P/HQ4413KF/F4RGQ2PHQ4413KF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/GQ2P/HQ4413KF/F4RGQ2PHQ4413KF.SMALL.jpg DIYPerks In this video Instructable I will be showing you how to build a really awesome shard light! To create this shard light you'll need the following materials. An LED light strip: http://www.ebay.com/itm/130989784958?var=430194331591&ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649 A piece of 12mm...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 18:21:38 PST
Custom electric branding iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-electric-branding-iron/
Custom electric branding iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/266T/HPLO2EPK/F1Q266THPLO2EPK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/266T/HPLO2EPK/F1Q266THPLO2EPK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/266T/HPLO2EPK/F1Q266THPLO2EPK.SMALL.jpg Phiske Custom branding irons can be super expensive for leather or woodworking. These are great for putting a small logo somewhere on your product. So what's the alternative? Make your own! if you want to go super cheap all you need is a really, really big nail. That's what I used to make my first brandin...
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Wed, 25 Dec 2013 04:47:19 PST
Mechanical Wood Toy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Wood-Toy-Car/
Mechanical Wood Toy Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/T6EK/HP71Z4FR/FGIT6EKHP71Z4FR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/T6EK/HP71Z4FR/FGIT6EKHP71Z4FR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/T6EK/HP71Z4FR/FGIT6EKHP71Z4FR.SMALL.jpg thessejway this project was an assignment for school. i am currently enrolled in my first year in the  Industrial Design Bachelor of Applied Technology at Humber College in Toronto. the assignment was to make a wood toy with at least two different moving Mechanical parts. In this instructable i will show my p...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 09:57:19 PST
Make a Custom Knife Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-custom-Knife-Handle/
Make a Custom Knife Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/3CX5/HP5ZBTBL/FHT3CX5HP5ZBTBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/3CX5/HP5ZBTBL/FHT3CX5HP5ZBTBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/3CX5/HP5ZBTBL/FHT3CX5HP5ZBTBL.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft Pier 9 Starter Project Make your own Knife handle As some of you have seen, shop staff here at Pier 9's Workshop have dived deep into the exciting art of making Knives, particularly beautiful Knife handles. We have made Kitchen Blades, Hunting Knives, Fishing Knives, Retractable blades and rumor ...
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 14:42:27 PST
Create glass balls in photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-glass-balls-in-photoshop/
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 10:11:18 PST
Onlyfold Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Onlyfold-Wallet/
Onlyfold Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/3MVS/HP0CR7OQ/FDR3MVSHP0CR7OQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/3MVS/HP0CR7OQ/FDR3MVSHP0CR7OQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/3MVS/HP0CR7OQ/FDR3MVSHP0CR7OQ.SMALL.jpg snowflake81 How to make a folded Wallet with one binder plastic protector sheet and some cool prints of your choice: no tape needed! THE PERFECT PERSONALIZED CHRISTMAS PRESENT EVER!!! Hello guys this is my first instructable! Ever since I found this instructable on making a wallet with the plastic circuit sh...
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 18:35:31 PST
how to make a fireplace / BBQ out of steel http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-fireplace-BBQ-out-of-steel/
how to make a fireplace / BBQ out of steel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/RGCO/HOUFXFQJ/F80RGCOHOUFXFQJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/RGCO/HOUFXFQJ/F80RGCOHOUFXFQJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/RGCO/HOUFXFQJ/F80RGCOHOUFXFQJ.SMALL.jpg hukkitorte This is how to make a nice big firebowl for a BBQ really fast in the workshop.. The Bowl Get a nice top of a boiler.. (sometimes scrapyards have them lying around).This time I bought one, was about 100€. 800mm in diameter and 6mm thickness Find the center Find the exact center and drill a hole...
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Sat, 7 Dec 2013 08:38:05 PST
DIY colorful-wooden coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-colorful-wooden-coasters/
DIY colorful-wooden coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/Y7W5/HO7XJ6VX/FI8Y7W5HO7XJ6VX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/Y7W5/HO7XJ6VX/FI8Y7W5HO7XJ6VX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/Y7W5/HO7XJ6VX/FI8Y7W5HO7XJ6VX.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs You want to pimp your dining table a bit?You want to impress your friends?You want to do it yourself?Here you go with my idea of DIY colorful-wooden coasters! :D Get the stuff All you need:- pieces of plywood. I got these round ones from a handcrafting supply store.check out yours! Otherwise get ...
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 12:15:06 PST
Design criteria for Stirling cycle engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-criteria-for-Stirling-cycle-engine/
Design criteria for Stirling cycle engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/C1RZ/HNT62GW0/F2IC1RZHNT62GW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/C1RZ/HNT62GW0/F2IC1RZHNT62GW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/C1RZ/HNT62GW0/F2IC1RZHNT62GW0.SMALL.jpg Bill WW This Instructable  will describe a model Stirling cycle engine I built. More importantly, it will list design criteria, materials of construction, and tips so that you can build one of your own design. This type engine is called a low temperature difference (LTD) Stirling engine, and there a...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 22:40:42 PST
Hockey Themed Goal Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Hockey-Themed-Goal-Light/
Hockey Themed Goal Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/EJEL/HFD1FG2E/FY7EJELHFD1FG2E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/EJEL/HFD1FG2E/FY7EJELHFD1FG2E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/EJEL/HFD1FG2E/FY7EJELHFD1FG2E.SMALL.jpg B4SEC4MP Just in time for the NHL season, celebrate every goal in style with your very own goal light! The inspiration for this project originated from the NHL's iconic goal light, but it can be adapted to nearly any sport by simply substituting your favorite team's logo. This instructable will describe ho...
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 15:23:29 PST
Laser-Cut Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Buttons/
Laser-Cut Buttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/OPGU/HNE3VQIP/FXVOPGUHNE3VQIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/OPGU/HNE3VQIP/FXVOPGUHNE3VQIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/OPGU/HNE3VQIP/FXVOPGUHNE3VQIP.SMALL.jpg tessalene I love to crochet, especially hats. And sometimes I like to put buttons on my hats. I decided to laser-cut some custom buttons for my hats and crocheted goodies.    Design the Buttons Using Adobe Illustrator, I drew my button design. I decided to have a wren wearing a hat with a pom-pom. The wren...
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 11:15:04 PDT
Cardboard BoomBox (quick 'n' dirty concept modelling 2D into 3D) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-BoomBox-quick-n-dirty-concept-modelling-/
Cardboard BoomBox (quick 'n' dirty concept modelling 2D into 3D) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2EOQ/HN82HGBN/FJT2EOQHN82HGBN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2EOQ/HN82HGBN/FJT2EOQHN82HGBN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2EOQ/HN82HGBN/FJT2EOQHN82HGBN.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude QUICK & DIRTY PROTOTYPING: So you've been working in Illustrator, or some other design package, designing something cool and you want to do a quick mock-up to test the scale and functionality out... ...The idea may be in the early stages (or too large) to warrant a 3D Print, so perhaps consider us...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 13:45:30 PDT
Pumpkin Carving 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pumpkin-Carving-101/
Pumpkin Carving 101 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/S6XF/HN82NWCV/FI3S6XFHN82NWCV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/S6XF/HN82NWCV/FI3S6XFHN82NWCV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/S6XF/HN82NWCV/FI3S6XFHN82NWCV.SMALL.jpg alannarosewhitney This instructable outlines the basics of how to carve a pumpkin for Halloween.  You Will Need: Pumpkins Newspaper Sharp Knife Skewer / Other Sharp Implements / Etc Large Metal Spoon Large Bowl Marker, Pencil or Stencil Tealight Candles Matches or a Lighter Petroleum Jelly Pop the Top Cut a circ...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 00:55:24 PDT
DIY Stickers using a Silhouette Cameo/Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stickers/
DIY Stickers using a Silhouette Cameo/Portrait - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/29PL/HN82GWR2/FLJ29PLHN82GWR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/29PL/HN82GWR2/FLJ29PLHN82GWR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/29PL/HN82GWR2/FLJ29PLHN82GWR2.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Who doesn't love stickers?  From Lisa Frank to the gold stars you get for doing great on your homework, stickers are just plain awesome.  What makes them even better?  Designing them yourself!  Here are the steps you can take to design, print, and cut out your own stickers using a Silhouette machine...
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 11:19:06 PDT
Making a Slide Whistle in 123D Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Slide-Whistle-in-123D-Design/
Making a Slide Whistle in 123D Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/N2C6/HMVJCLR4/F4JN2C6HMVJCLR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/N2C6/HMVJCLR4/F4JN2C6HMVJCLR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/N2C6/HMVJCLR4/F4JN2C6HMVJCLR4.SMALL.jpg RGriebenow      This Instructable will teach you how to model a functioning slide whistle, as well as how to use a number of tools in AutoCad's 123D Design software as you go. Create a Cylinder      From the primitives menu, select cylinder. Enter the desired radius and height into the indicated spaces. Th...
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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 10:46:25 PDT
colorful kitchen design http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Kitchen-1/
colorful kitchen design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/IPQE/HMMF1EWF/FX1IPQEHMMF1EWF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/IPQE/HMMF1EWF/FX1IPQEHMMF1EWF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/IPQE/HMMF1EWF/FX1IPQEHMMF1EWF.SMALL.jpg stregoi Hey everyone, i just got my first flat, i was pretty tired of my old kitchen so i wanted to do something about, it had to be special so i took some inspiration from the internet, and i Want to share what i came with ! Unfortunately i don't have pictures from the kitchen/sink before the Update .... B...
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Tue, 15 Oct 2013 11:29:42 PDT
How to use TinkerCAD to make a pen holder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-TinkerCAD-to-make-a-pen-holder/
How to use TinkerCAD to make a pen holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ISE4/HMMFB708/F1WISE4HMMFB708.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ISE4/HMMFB708/F1WISE4HMMFB708.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ISE4/HMMFB708/F1WISE4HMMFB708.SMALL.jpg WindWang This article tells you how to use TinkerCAD(https://tinkercad.com/) with Makerbot to make a "REAL" pen holder, you can see the amazing 3d printed pen holder as the attached picture. You can also see the video from here. http://player.youku.com/player.php/sid/XNjIwNTIyMTky/v.swf    Open Tinkerc...
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Sat, 12 Oct 2013 03:09:07 PDT
Engineering a 2D Printed Logo into a 3D Object http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Printed-Logo-Engineered-from-2D-into-a-3D-Object/
Engineering a 2D Printed Logo into a 3D Object - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/2MS6/HMFQKTLB/FGM2MS6HMFQKTLB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/2MS6/HMFQKTLB/FGM2MS6HMFQKTLB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/2MS6/HMFQKTLB/FGM2MS6HMFQKTLB.SMALL.jpg cpbinstructables This project describes how to turn an image of a logo into a printable 3D object Tools: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Autodesk 123D Design No drawing required! Instructions Courtesy of Rick Valdez Open Original Image in Adobe Photoshop Open image of logo in Adobe Photoshop Adjust Levels A....
By: cpbinstructables

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Tue, 8 Oct 2013 07:47:50 PDT
Woody UI Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Woody-UI-Kit/
Woody UI Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/ICEX/HMC543FL/F2BICEXHMC543FL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/ICEX/HMC543FL/F2BICEXHMC543FL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/ICEX/HMC543FL/F2BICEXHMC543FL.SMALL.jpg fibasile This instructable shows how to build a Woody UI Kit.You can also get a ready to use kit from Woody UI Kit website woodyui.com. Description The Woody UI Kit is a low cost, low-fidelity prototyping tool for designing web and mobile interfaces using wooden blocks, paper and pencil. The Woody UI Kit ...
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Sat, 5 Oct 2013 05:43:02 PDT
Fabric Printing with Polymer Clay! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Printing-with-Polymer-Clay/
Fabric Printing with Polymer Clay! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/IDSK/HLZRX9VF/FZXIDSKHLZRX9VF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/IDSK/HLZRX9VF/FZXIDSKHLZRX9VF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/IDSK/HLZRX9VF/FZXIDSKHLZRX9VF.SMALL.jpg HMice So, we meet again Instructabillians. Apologies x 10000000 for my extended, extended absence, but I finally return with a brand new ible! When I saw this on Threadbanger (a craft youtube channel FYI) I knew that I was eventually going to have my own anchor printed t-shirt, and what better way to do s...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 16:34:55 PDT
Ramified Armchair - bending plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Ramified-Armchair-bending-plywood/
Ramified Armchair - bending plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/6WRS/HLPRC3YR/FGO6WRSHLPRC3YR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/6WRS/HLPRC3YR/FGO6WRSHLPRC3YR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/6WRS/HLPRC3YR/FGO6WRSHLPRC3YR.SMALL.jpg alepalan I always wanted to make a bent plywood chair so I went ahead and made this prototype. I used compression mold to curve the plywood and a water based resin glue to put the bendy ply together. I decided to make a simple design that would be broken down into 7 different pieces: • Front leg (x2) • Back...
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 02:16:27 PDT
the LockClip (the money clip with lock, aka the FlatSafe) http://www.instructables.com/id/the-LockClip-the-money-clip-with-lock-aka-the-Flat/
the LockClip (the money clip with lock, aka the FlatSafe) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/PQEF/HLJV238F/FCXPQEFHLJV238F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/PQEF/HLJV238F/FCXPQEFHLJV238F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/PQEF/HLJV238F/FCXPQEFHLJV238F.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi This project means extra funny work for the more daring of you readers ;-) indeed it's only a 3d model, and it has to be built. I'm not very familiar with 3D printing, so I'm not sure about tolerance between moving parts. Anyway there is a fast explanation of my design and how to model it in 3DS Max...
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Mon, 16 Sep 2013 14:41:10 PDT
Lamborghini Aventador A-E2 . Ultimate Papercraft Supercar http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamborghini-Aventador-A-E2-Ultimate-Papercraft-Sup/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/KEJV/HKZAVX0J/FZGKEJVHKZAVX0J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/KEJV/HKZAVX0J/FZGKEJVHKZAVX0J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/KEJV/HKZAVX0J/FZGKEJVHKZAVX0J.SMALL.jpg visualspicer Having completed my Lamborghini Aventador Hot Pursuit papercrafts in early part of 2013, I got an unsettling urge to build another big model, after a two year break since my 7ft Gundam project. The idea was to build a near-life-size replica of my Aventador Interceptor model, but small enough that ...
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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 13:25:53 PDT
123D fashionable page markers http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-fashionable-page-markers/
123D fashionable page markers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/361Y/HK6XBAIR/F3T361YHK6XBAIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/361Y/HK6XBAIR/F3T361YHK6XBAIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/361Y/HK6XBAIR/F3T361YHK6XBAIR.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I've been working on this idea for a while. First, I was trying to make it out of wire, but the final product looked almost the same as my twisted ring. Since I already have a spin-off on that one, I didn't wan't to post a third ring with the same technique. So, it was forgotten. Until yesterday. I ...
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 14:04:14 PDT
123D secret chamber knitting needles http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-secret-chamber-knitting-needles/
123D secret chamber knitting needles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/8COW/HK6XNC3Z/FM68COWHK6XNC3Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/8COW/HK6XNC3Z/FM68COWHK6XNC3Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/8COW/HK6XNC3Z/FM68COWHK6XNC3Z.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This instructable shows how I made this 3D model of my own invention made with 123D design. The following text explains what it is and what you can use it for. I hope you like it! (This is the first time I used 123D design, so it is possible this instructable doesn't show the fastest way to create t...
By: emilyvanleemput

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Tue, 13 Aug 2013 13:25:26 PDT
Design Papercrafts with CAD software http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Papercrafts-with-CAD-software/
Design Papercrafts with CAD software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/W28Z/HJKBSEG1/F3SW28ZHJKBSEG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/W28Z/HJKBSEG1/F3SW28ZHJKBSEG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/W28Z/HJKBSEG1/F3SW28ZHJKBSEG1.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! My 40th Instructable ever! Greetings Instructabrarians, This is a project that I've been wanting to do for a long time.  Folks, we're at a revolution right now.  A revolution of ternary dimensions. I'm of course talking about the wonders of 3D Printing.  How completely amazing is it that we can cr...
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 16:08:55 PDT
Giraffe table http://www.instructables.com/id/Giraffe-table/
Giraffe table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/COLL/HJAHVYI2/FJPCOLLHJAHVYI2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/COLL/HJAHVYI2/FJPCOLLHJAHVYI2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/COLL/HJAHVYI2/FJPCOLLHJAHVYI2.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge Fun animal table witch looks a lot more expensive and complicated than it really is. You don't need very experienced woodworking qualities. If you can handle an electric jig saw you can do this! Looks great in an ethnic styled room, an Africa theme or  a child's room with jungle theme.  And I an sur...
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Sat, 20 Jul 2013 07:49:58 PDT
3d Project Challenge: Flash Drive Cases http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-3D-Printed-Flash-Drive-Cases/
3d Project Challenge: Flash Drive Cases - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/TMFG/HJKBY0N3/FIITMFGHJKBY0N3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/TMFG/HJKBY0N3/FIITMFGHJKBY0N3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/TMFG/HJKBY0N3/FIITMFGHJKBY0N3.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus There are so many flash drives out there it's easy to get your own lost among them. Or maybe, like me, you have several knocking around your bag and get them confused. Well then it's time to make a custom case! It's easy and quick and you can make tons of different designs. ATTENTION! This is ...
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 16:53:12 PDT
Appliqué Inkodye Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Appliqu-Inkodye-Jacket/
Appliqué Inkodye Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/8VIV/HINOBCC9/F128VIVHINOBCC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/8VIV/HINOBCC9/F128VIVHINOBCC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/8VIV/HINOBCC9/F128VIVHINOBCC9.SMALL.jpg Lumi Want to be able to print any item in your closet with Inkodye? When it comes to dark fabrics or detailed designs, sometimes a little creative thinking is required. For this project, we printed custom Inkodye fabric panels and sewed them onto a jacket to create a precise, high contrast design. The f...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:43:59 PDT
Cardboard Jewelry - A full set http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Jewelry-A-full-set/
Cardboard Jewelry - A full set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/U5IM/HIW83PWC/FZLU5IMHIW83PWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/U5IM/HIW83PWC/FZLU5IMHIW83PWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/U5IM/HIW83PWC/FZLU5IMHIW83PWC.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya I love CARDBOARD, I am obsessed with CARDBOARD, I am going crazy with a tons of Ideas in my mind for stuff that can be build using this super humble, super amazing thing called CARDBOARD. Oh.. dear I think I am being overwhelmed. Oh Hello you creative soul out there :) A few weeks before I publish...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 23:56:10 PDT
Mechanical blooming flower ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-blooming-flower-ring/
Mechanical blooming flower ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/AC58/HIPISTBP/FP7AC58HIPISTBP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/AC58/HIPISTBP/FP7AC58HIPISTBP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/AC58/HIPISTBP/FP7AC58HIPISTBP.SMALL.jpg lockershop A solid silver ring which can grow ! The ring starts off as a bud, but when the small button on the side of the ring is gently twisted the silver petals move down in unison, slowly growing into a metallic flower. A simple mechanical system which I will explain later in the instructable allows the pe...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 12:23:06 PDT
How to Shape a Foam Mold for Building Skateboards http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Shape-a-Foam-Mold-for-Building-Skateboards/
How to Shape a Foam Mold for Building Skateboards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/0M6D/HIGILY4L/FFC0M6DHIGILY4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/0M6D/HIGILY4L/FFC0M6DHIGILY4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/0M6D/HIGILY4L/FFC0M6DHIGILY4L.SMALL.jpg Rockitalk Designing your own mold is a fun and effective way to create your own custom skateboard! With Roarockit's Thin Air Press vacuum bag technology, a builder only needs to design/shape one side of the mold. This makes the process a lot easier and more affordable than having to perfectly match a male and...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 10:35:58 PDT