Instructables: exploring - - design - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Jul 2016 20:52:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 How To: Make a Steel Violin (BODY) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Steel-Violin-BODY/
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:19:55 PDT
How to paint a woodgrain effect http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-a-woodgrain-effect/
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 21:08:00 PDT
How to Create a Natural Part on a Synthetic Lace Front Wig http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Natural-Part-on-a-Synthetic-Lace-F/
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Thu, 15 Oct 2015 11:08:50 PDT
Easy Aircraft Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-65/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:23:49 PDT
The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Woodburning http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Absolute-Beginners-Guide-to-Woodburning/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 12:24:50 PDT
Usable Chair! http://www.instructables.com/id/Usable-Chair/
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 04:52:41 PST
Autodesk Inventor Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Autodesk-Inventor-Tutorial/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:53:09 PDT
Cardboard, Cardboard, Cardboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Cardboard-Cardboard/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2009 12:41:17 PDT
How to plan and launch a fireworks show http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-plan-and-launch-a-fireworks-show/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 10:53:23 PDT
Kettle Cooked Chips http://www.instructables.com/id/Kettle-Cooked-Chips/
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Mon, 7 Sep 2009 20:45:35 PDT
How To Design and Create a scale motorcycle Model http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Design-and-Create-a-scale-motorcycle-Model/
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Fri, 27 Apr 2012 02:51:27 PDT
Design. Test. Print. Build. An Aerodynamic RC Plane (Tutorial) http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Test-Print-Build-an-Aerodynamic-RC-Plane-Tu/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 09:02:38 PDT
Dual axis solar tracker with online energy monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Axis-300W-IOT-Solar-Tracker/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 15:21:08 PDT
FM Bug Detector Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/FM-Bug-Detector-Kit/
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012 15:33:39 PDT
The Napparatus http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Napparatus/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 08:11:44 PDT
DIY Square Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Easy-Square-Skirt/
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Mon, 13 May 2013 20:54:47 PDT
Instructions for Designing a Wheel in CATIA V5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructions-for-Designing-a-Wheel-in-CATIA-V5/
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Tue, 10 Apr 2012 07:07:49 PDT
How to Assemble a Printed Circuit Board (PCB) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Assemble-a-Printed-Circuit-Board-PCB/
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Wed, 8 Aug 2012 12:10:18 PDT
Armchair upcycled from pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Armchair-Upcycled-From-Pallets/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 07:40:46 PST
Pinstriping (basic design) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinstriping-basic-design/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2008 01:01:49 PDT
3D Printed Self-Watering Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Self-Watering-Planter/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 10:18:33 PST
Making An LED Illuminated Oak Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Beautiful-Oak-Bluetooth-Speaker/
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 09:41:55 PDT
Bleach Pen Clothing Designs http://www.instructables.com/id/Bleach-Pen-Clothing-Designs/
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Sat, 7 Apr 2012 14:47:18 PDT
Tutorial: Laser Cutting from Solidworks http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Laser-Cutting-from-Solidworks/
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Tue, 6 May 2014 20:12:38 PDT
Design a logo for T-shirt printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-logo-for-T-shirt-printing/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2008 04:30:32 PST
Pan & Tilt Servo bracket controlled by Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Pan-Tilt-Servo-bracket-controlled-by-Arduino/
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Tue, 21 Aug 2012 05:43:35 PDT
Dumpster Wood Electric Guitar (Using Basic Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dumpster-Wood-Electric-Guitar-Using-Basic-Hand-Too/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:25:29 PST
Make Your Own Model Rocket! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Model-Rocket/
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:58:17 PDT
Protopiper: physically sketching room-sized objects at actual scale http://www.instructables.com/id/Protopiper-Physically-Sketching-Room-sized-Objects/
Protopiper: physically sketching room-sized objects at actual scale - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ZYZK/IKVFS4TS/F5GZYZKIKVFS4TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ZYZK/IKVFS4TS/F5GZYZKIKVFS4TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ZYZK/IKVFS4TS/F5GZYZKIKVFS4TS.SMALL.jpg HCIHPI Protopiper is a computer aided, hand-held fabrication device that allows users to sketch room-sized objects at actual scale. The key idea behind protopiper is that it forms adhesive tape into tubes as its main building material, rather than extruded plastic or photopolymer lines. Since the resulting...
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 16:01:38 PST
Hand-Drawn Voronoi Diagrams http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Drawn-Voronoi-Diagrams/
Hand-Drawn Voronoi Diagrams - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/F3MF/IKFS1J17/FH9F3MFIKFS1J17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/F3MF/IKFS1J17/FH9F3MFIKFS1J17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/F3MF/IKFS1J17/FH9F3MFIKFS1J17.SMALL.jpg eLVirus88 If you are into modern art, architecture, digital fabrication, or even geography then there is a good chance that you have stumbled across something called a Voronoi diagram. These honeycomb-like, asymmetric, mesh shapes are used in many types of mathematical analyses as well as to create interestin...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:46:25 PST
TETRIX 3D-Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetrix-3D-Printer/
TETRIX 3D-Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/X2M2/IKMV7KJI/FL7X2M2IKMV7KJI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/X2M2/IKMV7KJI/FL7X2M2IKMV7KJI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/X2M2/IKMV7KJI/FL7X2M2IKMV7KJI.SMALL.jpg k2tech The TETRIX 3D-Printer was designed as an educational tool for middle and high school technology students, robotics teams, and adults. The purpose of constructing the printer is to train people's building, tool usage, electronics, CAD, and programming skills with a single project. You also get a 3D-p...
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 23:32:26 PST
Easy Virtual Quilt Design- see your finished quilt before you start sewing http://www.instructables.com/id/Virtual-Quilt-Design/
Easy Virtual Quilt Design- see your finished quilt before you start sewing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/MYZC/GLK0TK42/FZ1MYZCGLK0TK42.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/MYZC/GLK0TK42/FZ1MYZCGLK0TK42.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/MYZC/GLK0TK42/FZ1MYZCGLK0TK42.SMALL.jpg bgartman How to use your Scanner and Photoshop 6.0 to create a preview your quilt design with your own fabric colors and prints: This tutuorial will show you how to preview the actual fabrics you would like to use in your quilt using your scanner and Photoshop 6.0 Elements on your computer. You can make...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2011 07:33:23 PDT
Simple Elegant Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Elegant-Guitar-Stand/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:22:14 PST
How to Design a 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-a-3D-Printer/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 06:56:11 PST
How to make a Sketchup Room http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Sketchup-Room/
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 15:34:23 PST
How to design your tiny house or gispy wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-Your-Tiny-House-or-Gispy-Wagon/
How to design your tiny house or gispy wagon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/75A1/IK75DEOR/FN575A1IK75DEOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/75A1/IK75DEOR/FN575A1IK75DEOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/75A1/IK75DEOR/FN575A1IK75DEOR.SMALL.jpg ewautvanwassenhove The following steps can be done in your own order but my experience says that this is a good order to reduce redrawing allot of stuff (Been there done that!)You can use any drawing software you want but I recommend to do it in 3D!!Any Autodesk software is free to get on there website in an education...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 17:46:34 PST
CC Chair - how to bend plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/CC-Chair-How-to-Bend-Plywood/
CC Chair - how to bend plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/0R1Y/IJQ0CZ8Q/FVD0R1YIJQ0CZ8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/0R1Y/IJQ0CZ8Q/FVD0R1YIJQ0CZ8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/0R1Y/IJQ0CZ8Q/FVD0R1YIJQ0CZ8Q.SMALL.jpg kniegmann I had a few weeks to build a chair and decided to experiment with bending plywood. Instead of laminating veneers or using a product like bendy ply, I tried laminating thin furniture grade plywood to make thicker plywood. My results were quite successful and the chair was very sturdy and relatively c...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:16:02 PST
How to make a paper model from scratch. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-paper-model-from-scratch./
How to make a paper model from scratch. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/V09Z/F4WY1LBI/FJHV09ZF4WY1LBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/V09Z/F4WY1LBI/FJHV09ZF4WY1LBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/V09Z/F4WY1LBI/FJHV09ZF4WY1LBI.SMALL.jpg TangMu How to release your sick imagination onto the public using nothing but paper and our friend the internets... oh and glue and something sharpIf ye are lazy and just want to ho some free models then have a look at my Deviant Art site - theres a few free plans up on there. Materials The way i design...
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Mon, 6 Aug 2007 10:23:38 PDT
Acid Knife Etching | DIY | Quick and easy way of making your knife look cool. http://www.instructables.com/id/Acid-Knife-Etching-DIY-Quick-and-easy-way-of-makin/
Acid Knife Etching | DIY | Quick and easy way of making your knife look cool. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ This is my new Instructable on how to Acid Etch your knife. Knife Etching video Here is what you need: - Knife- Ferric Chloride $12.50 - Nail Polish $3 - Nail Polish remover $3 - 400 grit sand paper - Tall bottle or a container - Paper towels So as you can see this project doesn't require much mone...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 13:41:08 PST
Arduino Laser Engraver Wood Design! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Laser-Engraver-Wood-Design/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 08:26:40 PST
Big wardrobe in a tiny house http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Wardrobe-in-a-Tiny-House/
Big wardrobe in a tiny house - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/RBD8/IJ7WNPS6/F53RBD8IJ7WNPS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/RBD8/IJ7WNPS6/F53RBD8IJ7WNPS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/RBD8/IJ7WNPS6/F53RBD8IJ7WNPS6.SMALL.jpg akullerkann Living in a tiny flat really means that you have to organize storage room. Cabinets, shelves, drawers, pantries - all that while still looking classy. This is a nice challenge for anyone who loves designing his/her own home.When me and my girlfriend finished gymnasium we had no idea where we were go...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 02:12:55 PST
How to make your first 3D model http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-first-3D-model/
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Wed, 3 Oct 2012 08:43:45 PDT
Punisher Stencil (stencil Island Pieces) http://www.instructables.com/id/Punisher-Stencil-stencil-Island-Pieces/
Punisher Stencil (stencil Island Pieces) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/GY69/HYVDMVFL/F14GY69HYVDMVFL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/GY69/HYVDMVFL/F14GY69HYVDMVFL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/GY69/HYVDMVFL/F14GY69HYVDMVFL.SMALL.jpg drakeschaefer Hello there! Today I will be giving a brief, and simple lessons on how to do stencils which include islands, or areas inside the shape, that aren't painted over. This method is for single colored stencils, but can be used for multi color with masking (I may do one in the future if enough people woul...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 06:12:14 PDT
Arrange Furniture More Easily: Create a scale drawing with movable furniture! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrange-Furniture-More-Easily-Create-a-scale-draw/
Arrange Furniture More Easily: Create a scale drawing with movable furniture! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/PFOI/G33OXUN6/F1WPFOIG33OXUN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/PFOI/G33OXUN6/F1WPFOIG33OXUN6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/PFOI/G33OXUN6/F1WPFOIG33OXUN6.SMALL.jpg Yasonyacky  I absolutely hate arranging and rearranging furniture.  I don't hate the end result of an attractive and functional living space, but I hate trying to figure it out the traditional way - you know, moving everything around over and over again, just to see how a different arrangement will look or wor...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2009 13:17:07 PST
My first puzzle box http://www.instructables.com/id/My-first-puzzle-box/
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Wed, 1 Sep 2010 08:19:14 PDT
Tracing, animation, x-ray, light box under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracing-animation-x-ray-light-box-under-20/
Tracing, animation, x-ray, light box under $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/NS0R/GO502BUX/FFMNS0RGO502BUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/NS0R/GO502BUX/FFMNS0RGO502BUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/NS0R/GO502BUX/FFMNS0RGO502BUX.SMALL.jpg ihoppoet My Girlfriend is a Fashion design major working on her MFA, and she often needs to trace her sketches. She uses my animation table but it is a bit too large for her to work with, and she can’t move it around. So I decided to make her a light box. Once I had everything together, it took me less than ...
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Wed, 25 May 2011 20:37:13 PDT
DIY Fabric Storage Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fabric-Storage-Boxes-1/
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Mon, 20 Aug 2012 16:56:25 PDT
Easy Designs - Turtle Graphics Python http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Designs-Turtle-Graphics-Python/
Easy Designs - Turtle Graphics Python - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/DM50/I9FGR6CY/FHEDM50I9FGR6CY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/DM50/I9FGR6CY/FHEDM50I9FGR6CY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/DM50/I9FGR6CY/FHEDM50I9FGR6CY.SMALL.jpg Ins Trucktibles Look at the beauty of the pictures. It is things like these that got me into turtle. To be honest, I was an MS Logo fan at the age of 7, so when I read up on a similar thing called 'Turtle', I was naturally skeptical. Not any more.Generally, the elite programmers brush off turtle as 'primitive', but...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 00:34:36 PDT
Spray Paint Stencil http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-Paint-Stencil/
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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 14:07:35 PDT
The Complete Beginners Guide to HTML http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Complete-Beginners-Guide-to-HTML/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 08:35:30 PST