Instructables: exploring - play - table-top - easy http://www.instructables.com Sat, 22 Nov 2014 20:05:38 PST BLOX v1.01 Simple Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Slingshot-1/
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 10:15:31 PST
Pocket-Sized Wire and Loop Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Wire-and-Loop-Toy/
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Thu, 30 May 2013 05:24:48 PDT
Magnetic Travel Chess Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Travel-Chess-Set/
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Tue, 28 May 2013 17:18:49 PDT
2 Minute Terrain: Simple Buildings http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Minute-Terrain-Simple-Buildings/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/GQQ3/HGU2E9E1/FUWGQQ3HGU2E9E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/GQQ3/HGU2E9E1/FUWGQQ3HGU2E9E1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/GQQ3/HGU2E9E1/FUWGQQ3HGU2E9E1.SMALL.jpg CriticalHitGames Hold the line is this simple and original DIY building! Using some basic material (also cheap) I'll teach you to make a simple building for your miniature war game. Build several of them, using different designs,  to create an awesome cityscape to fight in! This is part of a series which can be see...
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Mon, 20 May 2013 03:02:33 PDT
2 Minute Terrain: Defender's Point http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Terrain-Defenders-Point/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/Y9CO/HGH6RATS/FVCY9COHGH6RATS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/Y9CO/HGH6RATS/FVCY9COHGH6RATS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/Y9CO/HGH6RATS/FVCY9COHGH6RATS.SMALL.jpg CriticalHitGames Hold the line against your enemies in this simple fortified position! Let's make some simple terrain that looks great, plays well and can be done in an hour. This is part of a series which can be seen at Critical Hit Games Please subscribe and stay tuned for more!
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Mon, 13 May 2013 17:03:06 PDT
How to Play Story Slams http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-Story-Slams/
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Sat, 1 Dec 2012 13:19:02 PST
Foldable Pocket-Sized Cornhole Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-Pocket-Sized-Cornhole-Game/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2011 18:53:34 PST
Screw Chess! or better chess figures made out of screws http://www.instructables.com/id/Screw-Chess-or-better-chess-figures-made-out-of-s/
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Sun, 20 Feb 2011 14:08:17 PST
Table Top Catapult Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Top-Catapult-Game/
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Thu, 18 Nov 2010 14:58:20 PST
Quick, and easy Mexican Jumping Bean http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-Mexican-Jumping-Bean/
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Thu, 22 Oct 2009 13:27:59 PDT
DIY Air Hockey Mallets http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Air-Hockey-Mallets/
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Sat, 12 Sep 2009 14:29:37 PDT
POCKET-SIZED SPIN THE BOTTLE http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-A-SMALL-SPIN-THE-BOTTLE/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2009 13:29:36 PDT
Make Your Own Portable Mancala Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Portable-Mancala-Set/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2009 04:28:59 PDT
How to play the "Questions" game. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-the-Questions-game/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2008 19:25:27 PDT
Variations on a Classic: Dots and Squares http://www.instructables.com/id/Variations-on-a-Classic-Dots-and-Squares/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2008 17:41:13 PDT
The Never Ending Top...until the battery dies http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Never-Ending-Top-....until-the-battery-dies../
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Tue, 13 Nov 2007 19:50:17 PST
How to Draw a Maze http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Draw-a-Maze/
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Sat, 10 Nov 2007 07:55:21 PST
Water Bottle Paper Football Goal Post http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Bottle-Paper-Football-Goal-Post/
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Mon, 29 Jan 2007 18:02:45 PST
Personalized Guess Who http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-Guess-Who/
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Sun, 31 Dec 2006 19:16:58 PST
Yahtzee Pod http://www.instructables.com/id/Yahtzee-Pod/
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Sun, 24 Sep 2006 13:45:34 PDT