Instructables: exploring - outside - plywood http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:49:55 PST BLOX v1.01 Portuguese Style Dory - REMIX http://www.instructables.com/id/Portuguese-Style-Dory-REMIX/
Portuguese Style Dory - REMIX - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/KLYX/I0HYSGMQ/F71KLYXI0HYSGMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/KLYX/I0HYSGMQ/F71KLYXI0HYSGMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/KLYX/I0HYSGMQ/F71KLYXI0HYSGMQ.SMALL.jpg cammers Hello Instructablers,It is with much appreciation to rook999 that I create this remix of his awesome i'ble "Construction of Two Portuguese Style Dories".Credit also goes to the designer of this boat Hannu Vartiala, who generously shares his designs on line here.Without rook999 and Hunnu Vartial...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 04:00:32 PDT
Repair Termite Eaten Dinghy Transom http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Termite-Eaten-Dinghy-Transom/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:41:13 PDT
Cheap One-and-a-half Sheet Plywood Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-One-and-a-half-Sheet-Plywood-Boat/
Cheap One-and-a-half Sheet Plywood Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/9B96/HLOBZMVD/FN09B96HLOBZMVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/9B96/HLOBZMVD/FN09B96HLOBZMVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/9B96/HLOBZMVD/FN09B96HLOBZMVD.SMALL.jpg dydaying Want to go sailing or fishing, but don't have the money to buy a fancy new boat? Well, you've come to the right place! Like you, I am also a wannabe sea captain on a tight budget. You won't learn how to build a luxury yacht here, but you will have a unique, durable, little boat at the end of this tu...
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 03:13:07 PDT
Hand-Crank Propellor Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Crank-Propellor-Boat/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/UHW9/HH2VOC7E/FI4UHW9HH2VOC7E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/UHW9/HH2VOC7E/FI4UHW9HH2VOC7E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/UHW9/HH2VOC7E/FI4UHW9HH2VOC7E.SMALL.jpg masterbuilder For my high school physics class, me and four other people had to build a boat capable of being powered by two people with paddles, then race each other in Lake Natoma. Every year that this has been done, people always build boats that use paddles or Mississippi-style paddlewheels. I wanted to do so...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 20:49:54 PDT
Building a "Pintail" Duckboat Pt 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pintail-Duckboat-build-log/
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Mon, 28 May 2012 17:32:35 PDT
Stitching together a plywood sea kayak. http://www.instructables.com/id/Stitching-together-a-plywood-sea-kayak/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/AXY0/H19RKG4E/F55AXY0H19RKG4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/AXY0/H19RKG4E/F55AXY0H19RKG4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/AXY0/H19RKG4E/F55AXY0H19RKG4E.SMALL.jpg Guillemot This video shows the process of converting small piece of plywood into the parts of an 18' long sea kayak. The CNC cut plywood panels are assembled together with CA glue. These panels are then wired together with copper wire to hold them in the shape of a boat while more CA glue is used to spot weld...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2012 16:30:43 PDT
World's Most Powerful Marshmallow Gun -- How To Make Your Own http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Most-Powerful-Marshmallow-Gun-How-To-Ma/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/8DN3/GZKG31JH/FKR8DN3GZKG31JH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/8DN3/GZKG31JH/FKR8DN3GZKG31JH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/8DN3/GZKG31JH/FKR8DN3GZKG31JH.SMALL.jpg shoemaker This is how I built my single-action barrel sealing piston valve air gun. This gun shoots as fast as you can pull the trigger and really exceeds the power and velocity that one would reasonably want to shoot marshmallows at. Please don't build one with the idea of using it for marshmallow war games....
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Sat, 10 Mar 2012 14:37:46 PST
Making a Plywood Kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Plywood-Kayak/
Making a Plywood Kayak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/SJZ1/GWDXEUEN/FCHSJZ1GWDXEUEN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/SJZ1/GWDXEUEN/FCHSJZ1GWDXEUEN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/SJZ1/GWDXEUEN/FCHSJZ1GWDXEUEN.SMALL.jpg Guillemot The Jupiter Point series of kayak designs are intended as easy-to-build, fun-to-paddle, versatile collection of kayaks. With a simple 3-panel hull and unique 3-panel deck, the boats are quick to assemble, have a lot of character and perform very well. Plans are currently available for Ganymede a 13'...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2012 15:54:31 PST
Popsicle Stick Longboard Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Longboard-Deck/
Popsicle Stick Longboard Deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/O940/GTUG0XCZ/FCJO940GTUG0XCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/O940/GTUG0XCZ/FCJO940GTUG0XCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/O940/GTUG0XCZ/FCJO940GTUG0XCZ.SMALL.jpg nsnip I have wanted to make a longboard deck for some time, however I was having trouble finding cheap veneers. I started thinking about using popsicle sticks to construct my own veneers instead. Popsicle sticks are made from baltic birch, which is used to make wooden aircraft so I thought It might work f...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 22:59:59 PDT
One sheet Jonboat http://www.instructables.com/id/One-sheet-Jonboat/
One sheet Jonboat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/7Q21/GQ5QCJO4/FQ77Q21GQ5QCJO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/7Q21/GQ5QCJO4/FQ77Q21GQ5QCJO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/7Q21/GQ5QCJO4/FQ77Q21GQ5QCJO4.SMALL.jpg Verga The town I live in has a boat building/ racing contest every year. The challenge to this contest is the materials you are allowed to use as well as the ones you are not. You are limited to One sheet of plywood, Two 2x4's, One roll of duct tape, One pound of fasteners and no other adhsieves This ye...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2011 14:02:29 PDT
"Building a One sheet boat" Alternate Building http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-One-sheet-boat-Alternate-Building/
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Tue, 22 Mar 2011 13:30:04 PDT
Building a One sheet boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-One-sheet-boat/
Building a One sheet boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/X2ZC/GCJ0YB4H/FPWX2ZCGCJ0YB4H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/X2ZC/GCJ0YB4H/FPWX2ZCGCJ0YB4H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/X2ZC/GCJ0YB4H/FPWX2ZCGCJ0YB4H.SMALL.jpg Verga Warning: Woodworking is inherently dangerous. You are using sharp tools some of them spinning at large RPM's. You need to be wearing eye protection at all times, hearing protection as needed and because you are going to be working on some very small pieces you must use a push stick. Niether I or Ins...
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Wed, 11 Aug 2010 09:02:58 PDT
Project rRaft - Building a Raft out of Water Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-rRaft-Building-a-Raft-out-of-Water-Bottl/
Project rRaft - Building a Raft out of Water Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/VNJP/FQHNKUMB/FFWVNJPFQHNKUMB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/VNJP/FQHNKUMB/FFWVNJPFQHNKUMB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/VNJP/FQHNKUMB/FFWVNJPFQHNKUMB.SMALL.jpg Weissensteinburg rRaft is short for recycled raft. Inspired by Reishee Sowa, who lives on a water bottle island in mexico, this is my attempt at a similar feat. While many people have duct taped a couple hundred bottles together in the past and called it a raft, mine is sturdier, has a real deck, and is indefinitely...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2009 07:58:13 PST
Bicycle trailer hitch and fishing rod holder combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-trailer-hitch-and-fishing-rod-holder-combo/
Bicycle trailer hitch and fishing rod holder combo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/V3UO/F90577AF/FFLV3UOF90577AF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/V3UO/F90577AF/FFLV3UOF90577AF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/V3UO/F90577AF/FFLV3UOF90577AF.SMALL.jpg watermelon Have multiple applications you want a single project to serve? Here is an example of a single project designed to accommodate two uses. I had many sources for inspiration including one of the instructables' examples that uses a plastic bin, hose, spring and a quick connector. The first trailer I bu...
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Tue, 27 Nov 2007 10:18:00 PST
Kenya Outrigger Sailing Canoe http://www.instructables.com/id/Kenya-Outrigger-Sailing-Canoe/
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Mon, 16 Jul 2007 03:03:37 PDT
Refurbished Skateboard= Trick Style Balance Board! + VIDEO! http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbished-Skateboard%3d-Trick-Style-Balance-Board!/
Refurbished Skateboard= Trick Style Balance Board! + VIDEO! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/CMUB/7EZEZ7BFMXW/FTQCMUB7EZEZ7BFMXW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/CMUB/7EZEZ7BFMXW/FTQCMUB7EZEZ7BFMXW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/CMUB/7EZEZ7BFMXW/FTQCMUB7EZEZ7BFMXW.SMALL.jpg evy-wevy Intro, Let's just start things off by saying that these are not my original ideas. Credits go to Sam Noyoun for his instructable on a carpet surfin' balance board.http://www.instructables.com/id/EDD7R6KO9NEZ7BDXU9/I am healing from injuries now and it is spring time so I am looking for a fun way to ...
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Thu, 22 Mar 2007 12:03:52 PDT
Pedal platforms for Shimano PD-520/540 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pedal-platforms-for-Shimano-PD-520540/
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Sun, 25 Feb 2007 10:11:16 PST
Construction of Two Portuguese Style Dinghies (Small Boats) http://www.instructables.com/id/Construction-of-Two-Portuguese-Style-Dinghies-Sma/
Construction of Two Portuguese Style Dinghies (Small Boats) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/1XPQ/USMEPD7R5M1/FR71XPQUSMEPD7R5M1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/1XPQ/USMEPD7R5M1/FR71XPQUSMEPD7R5M1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/1XPQ/USMEPD7R5M1/FR71XPQUSMEPD7R5M1.SMALL.jpg rook999 This project covers the construction of two rowboats that are primarily constructed with three sheets of plywood. The design is not mine. I used a design by Hannu Vartiala, a very generous boat enthusiast who has graciously provided boat plans free of charge on his website. This project can be foun...
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Mon, 10 Jul 2006 18:17:39 PDT