Instructables: exploring - outside - design Thu, 26 Nov 2015 01:07:26 PST BLOX v1.01 recycling an old skateboard and turning it into a old school cruiser / penny board
recycling an old skateboard and turning it into a old school cruiser / penny board - More DIY How To Projects]]> OriI Note: this is my first ever Instructable or to be specific writing any tutorial ever in my life this is a very simple project and the result is amazing because you get to ride a board that you design from an old board. the price will vary depending on how you go with the project there are endless wa...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 20:14:29 PST
Flat Packed Bucket Stijn Krock
Flat Packed Bucket Stijn Krock - More DIY How To Projects]]> stijnkrock Everyone knows the problem of a bucket that takes too much place in your closet. This flat packed bucket can change that. This bucket can be made flat by a turning motion. I will show youstep by step how I've made this bucket. Needed tools A multitoolSet off drills Hot glue gun Protractor Blac...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 11:36:46 PST
Custom Graphic Leather Knife Sheath
Custom Graphic Leather Knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> Corasaurus Rex When out in the bush a knife like this Buck Knife is one of the most important items you can have. Not only does a knife come in handy for cutting and keeping you safe but a single blade like this one can be used as a hatchet as well buy striking it with a solid stick when its pressed up against a ...
By: Corasaurus Rex

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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 13:05:49 PDT
DIY Longboard Renovation
DIY Longboard Renovation - More DIY How To Projects]]> CoolRextreme Hello all! CoolRextreme here with my first instructable on how I went about renovating an old longboard; How I designed my own deck, from bottom graphics to the grip tape design.It was a pretty fun process, though I didn't think about making it an instructable till the very middle. Sorry about the l...
By: CoolRextreme

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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:43:32 PDT
Build a Bouldering Wall
Build a Bouldering Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> geetha kenny When the entrance fee to the climbing centre was getting too expensive, I decided I should build my own wall. Also, I get to train on finger strength and endurance right in my own room :D Find a Space My room had a beam emerging from the ceiling of one wall. I wanted to lean my bouldering wall ...
By: geetha kenny

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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 06:15:20 PDT
Custom Skateboard Deck
Custom Skateboard Deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> JackW15 I made this Custom skateboard deck for a friend and did the design and everything all myself. He had a basic idea of what he wanted and I did everything else. Stencil I started by looking at some triangle spirals and found the base image to start from and then drawed it out on to a skateboard ste...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 06:29:42 PDT
Let's build a Test Track!
Let's build a Test Track! - More DIY How To Projects]]> al3may Alright everyone so last year I was tasked with designing and building an ATV / Side by Side test track for our new dealership location. Let's see how I got this accomplished, some of the main things I had to keep in mind was a used car lot section needed to go in and size limitations of the track ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 20:26:32 PDT
Laser Cut Birdhouse Design
Laser Cut Birdhouse Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kion Designs Laser cutting a super clean and simple way to make great and detailed cuts and designs in manymany ways.I am mostly experimenting on jewelry using this machine, but for this tutorial i tried something else.So welcome to my LASER CUT BIRD HOUSE DESIGN tutorial!! You need.. You don't need much to ...
By: Kion Designs

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Thu, 7 May 2015 09:53:58 PDT
Simple Singlespeed Conversion [SSC]
Simple Singlespeed Conversion [SSC] - More DIY How To Projects]]> jenspen A Singlespeed bicycle, is a type of bicycle with a single gear ratio. The one-speed revolution actually involves two different styles of bikes, singlespeeds and fixed gears, also known as a fixie. These are not the same thing, although they have much in common. As long as the back wheel on a fixed g...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:43:40 PDT
Frankenstrat Design Beach Cruiser
Frankenstrat Design Beach Cruiser - More DIY How To Projects]]> nslane In this how to I will show you how to make a version of Eddie Van Halen's Frankenstrat paint job on a cruiser with my own little touch ups to make it look a bit cooler. c: feel free to make your own changes to your own board and make it unique. Its always more fun to add to something rather than per...
By: nslane

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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 11:58:36 PST
Ethos of Coop Design
Ethos of Coop Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> jprussack Anyone can build a chicken coop.The goal here is to help you feel confident moving forward with backyard chickens. The birds are sturdy and I learned from the first design that they can live in even the crudest of coops. The second cleaned up the yard and made it easier to help others take the ste...
By: jprussack

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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:58:22 PST
Vintage Inspired Skateboard
Vintage Inspired Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> travderose To be fair, I largely got the idea for this skateboard from Rockitalk and his skid board. I really liked his idea so I took it and made it my own: slightly modifying it and putting my own spin on it. It's really fun to ride this thing around town, you get a lot of questions about it. I love it be...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 17:05:15 PDT
Bendable Bird Box
Bendable Bird Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> jameye Hi there,We are Jente & Ward, two young Industrial Design students from Kortrijk, Belgium.We would like to share our design with the world, to people with a green heart.Our design is a bendable bird box.The only things you'll need to make it are:- A laser machine (in a nearby Protolab)- Sheet materi...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 10:27:03 PDT
How to make a Radial Piston Water Pump
How to make a Radial Piston Water Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> TeamDolphin     For a project ("Hydro do that?") at the Glasgow School of Art, our group of students was tasked with designing and manufacturing a water pump. The task was to be a competition betwixt several teams, each taking the name of an aquatic creature. Our designated company was 'Dolphin'...
By: TeamDolphin

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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 09:21:52 PDT
How to build an Ergonomic Cycle Truck
How to build an Ergonomic Cycle Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> jawnn Design I got tired of falling over when climbing off my old bike fully loaded with cargo. I looked for one that had all the things that I needed, like easy dismount , full MTB gears (for climbing hills with cargo), and a front rack that would not affect the steering when fully loaded with 50lbs o...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 11:30:08 PDT
Making a water canister with fire
Making a water canister with fire - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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...
By: Sio Design

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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:52:50 PST
How I designed and built my 5 foot Foot longboard
How I designed and built my 5 foot Foot longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> Barrettkg This longboard has been the jewel of my creations for the past year and although the process to construct one has been detailed, I wanted to show my thought process behind making this memorable board. This board has never left my side since I created it resulting in people only recognizing me with m...
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 10:26:44 PDT
Designing a Custom Skateboard Shape - VIDEO Rockitalk This video shows you how to create a paper template that will be used to design and cut out your final shape after laminating a skateboard deck blank.
By: Rockitalk

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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 11:15:00 PDT
How to Shape a Foam Mold for Building Skateboards
How to Shape a Foam Mold for Building Skateboards - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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...
By: Rockitalk

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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 10:35:58 PDT
petrol mini motorbike how to disign the proper way, with honda gx25cc
petrol mini motorbike how to disign the proper way, with honda gx25cc - More DIY How To Projects]]> danbranxl Ok this has been a small project that i have done, it is a honda gx 25cc hedge trimmer engine attached to a small push bike, with bigger handle bars and so on. the engine is mounted by a solid metal frame, welded on. then the engine is lined up with the back wheel, unlike the other little drives, wi...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 06:09:39 PDT
Designing and building a light, car-top-able outrigger sailing canoe [8/20/15/update]
Designing and building a light, car-top-able outrigger sailing canoe [8/20/15/update] - More DIY How To Projects]]> Wade Tarzia (Comment on the Photos: Short Dragon is a good boat, but it started rather heavy and gained weight as I added new features such as watertight compartments. He has undergone many revisions, but the revision to very light kayak-replacement and car-top-carried sailing canoe is impossible.) There is ...
By: Wade Tarzia

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Tue, 12 Mar 2013 13:48:36 PDT
Flat-pack Cardboard Beach Office
Flat-pack Cardboard Beach Office - More DIY How To Projects]]> blissful2015 This project is an attempt to bridge my desires of being immersed in the beauty and aliveness of the outdoors, while still remain a productive citizen of the society. Living near the coast, the calling of the ocean is just irresistible. Since a lot of my work can be done on a laptop, to have a porta...
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Mon, 4 Mar 2013 23:11:29 PST
Bamboo Tricycle Bike - Build matthieutje65 This is my last project I did, It's a tricycle bike for streetmusicians the bike was made for a schoolassignment in group... The frame is made out of bamboo and metal joints, joint together with Fiberglas, Polyesterresin and Flax rope... Hope you enjoy, visit my website for more projects http://www....
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Fri, 21 Dec 2012 04:20:15 PST
America's cup hull design
America's cup hull design - More DIY How To Projects]]> sparten11   This picture is one of my hull concepts for the america's cup contest. I have already performed flow analysis on the layout and is very efficient.  I have added a unified flexible member for stability, as you can see in the center of the catamaran design. The combined member should add additional ...
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 08:28:16 PST
Creating Hash House Harriers Trail for 1st-time Hares
Creating Hash House Harriers Trail for 1st-time Hares - More DIY How To Projects]]> luke.swanson Hash House Harriers is an international “running” organization that generally has groups in cities all across the world. Please note, Hash House Harriers has no affiliation, in any way, with the negative definition of “hash” often used in drug terms. Without getting into much detail at this point in...
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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 06:35:06 PDT
Longboard Project
Longboard Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> firebird11692 I recently decided I wanted a different design on my Atom longboard. I sanded the deck down, spray painted it white, and now I'm currently covering the board in sharpie. I'll continue to upload pictures as I make progress.
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Fri, 19 Oct 2012 11:40:25 PDT
Knives SelkeyMoonbeam Knives can be useful, beautiful, deadly, and necessary. Here is a collection of some of the best knife-related Instructables: how to make your own, how to clean and sharpen it, how to use it, and how to put it away. For more knife-related Instructables, check out the Knife channel in Outside. nul...
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Wed, 18 Jul 2012 15:21:02 PDT
Custom Longboard Grip Tape Design ! Matt Carl This video shows you how to make a custom grip tape design for your longboard or skateboard. Any questions feel free to message me!
By: Matt Carl

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Sun, 13 Mar 2011 09:12:48 PDT
Diptych Sundial
Diptych Sundial - More DIY How To Projects]]> solmstea I saw a kit at Paxton Gate on Valencia in San Francisco on how to make a diptych sundial and was going to get it for my friend Ben, but then thought of all the extra wood I had from previous projects and decided to just make one from scratch. While I was once upon a time a physicist, I didn't really...
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Wed, 9 Feb 2011 07:55:50 PST
Long John Cargo Bike
Long John Cargo Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> gsport george Bicycles are great. They make moving about much more efficient and fast than walking, without having to worry about fuel, tax, insurance, parking etc etc. But if you need to take some stuff with you it gets more difficult. Cargo bikes come in two basic types; ones where you put all the stuff behind ...
By: gsport george

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Tue, 27 Apr 2010 15:18:41 PDT
Painting Your Skateboard 101
Painting Your Skateboard 101 - More DIY How To Projects]]> CraigSnedeker This little guide will show you how to paint your skateboard with some pro results. I documented myself painting a skateboard 3-4 years ago (bad camera), but you can see what's happening to get an idea of what to do. I hope you learn from this, comment if you like it. Prep Step one is basic prep...
By: CraigSnedeker

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Wed, 3 Feb 2010 09:33:27 PST
Design a Snowboard
Design a Snowboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> petebra11 This is a basic tutorial, presented by PBnJ Snowboards, on how you can easily design a snowboard with Adobe Photoshop CS3, or something similar. Lots of people want that special board that they've made with their own sweat blood and tears, and this will show the design prospect of it. In a later tut...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2009 16:09:25 PDT
Griptape Design Cutouts
Griptape Design Cutouts - More DIY How To Projects]]> ERRRskate151 Hello All. I've been wanting to create a tutorial and Skateboard grip tape art for sometime now. Skateboarding is all about expression. What better way to express yourself than to throw some art on your deck? I'm here to teach you an effective way to create a nice two tone effect with a design of y...
By: ERRRskate151

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Wed, 29 Oct 2008 16:24:58 PDT
Improved Matchbox Design
Improved Matchbox Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> Awesomenessguy This slim line match box design is good for pocket size survivable kits What You Need Every thing you need you should able to find around the house. 1) Match box 2) Scissors 3) Glue 4) Stapler (optional) Cutting The Box First remove the tray from the match box and cut along the side of the s...
By: Awesomenessguy

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Sun, 31 Aug 2008 06:06:32 PDT
Garage Climbing Wall
Garage Climbing Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> swighton In this instructable I show how I designed and built a climbing wall in my garage for relatively cheap. To view this project and some other pretty cool ones I haven't had time to transcribe over to instructables visit my site mechanicallyinclined.netOf course every garage varies so my design probabl...
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Thu, 21 Feb 2008 21:37:52 PST
TREAD BELT - More DIY How To Projects]]> opendesignclub Nice belts made out of used bicycle tires. These belts are stylish and very simple to (thats me!) SEARCH FOR TIRES Search for used tires with a nice tread BUY SOME BELT BUCKLES Buy some belt buckles you like BUY SOME CHICAGO SCREWS Buy some Chicago Screw...
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Mon, 21 May 2007 10:28:24 PDT
WINDEX 15 (Davis Instruments) Storage-Transport Container
WINDEX 15 (Davis Instruments) Storage-Transport Container - More DIY How To Projects]]> MaClay Problem: How to prevent breaking the WINDEX during transport of sailboat.Solution: Stare at expensive plastic repaired WINDEX (points at direction of wind) as the adhesive dries in its temporary holding position and realize it was the solution as well.
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Fri, 18 Aug 2006 17:11:46 PDT