Instructables: exploring - play - toys - gift_kid http://www.instructables.com Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:58:53 PST BLOX v1.01 Making a motorized washing machine for children with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Motorized-Washing-Machine-for-Children-Wi/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 13:10:47 PST
Paper plane launcher gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Plane-Launcher-Gun/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 08:29:28 PST
Window/Refrigerator Clings http://www.instructables.com/id/WindowRefrigerator-Clings/
Window/Refrigerator Clings - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/2GJP/IXAPRECF/FBA2GJPIXAPRECF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/2GJP/IXAPRECF/FBA2GJPIXAPRECF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/2GJP/IXAPRECF/FBA2GJPIXAPRECF.SMALL.jpg jonesaw Window clings are a great way to keep children entertained for hours on end, especially young children who have a limited supply of soft and safe toys available to them(as long as you make the clings big enough that they aren't a choking hazard). They also make fun holiday decorations that can handl...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 13:18:03 PST
Pirate Ship With Holodeck http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Ship-With-Holodeck/
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 18:11:47 PST
Cassian Andor Rubber Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Cassian-Andor-Rubber-Gun/
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 08:27:33 PST
Fully 3D Printed Fidget Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Fully-3D-Printed-Fidget-Cube-Replica/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 21:20:08 PST
Wooden Radar Tower Toys | Working Rotating Antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Radar-Tower-Toys-Working-Rotating-Antenna/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 00:04:59 PST
Wooden Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Sword-5/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 19:34:51 PST
Plywood Dollhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Dollhouse/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 15:44:12 PST
Marble Race Track http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Race-Track/
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 15:36:09 PST
DIY Cardboard Pinball w/ Flipper & Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cardboard-Pinball-W-Flipper-Launcher/
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 07:38:43 PST
Plywood Toy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Toy-Car/
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 12:00:26 PST
Wood car from log http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Car-From-Log/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 12:38:47 PST
CAMTOY http://www.instructables.com/id/CAMTOY/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 05:28:34 PST
Open Toys, hack your veggies with 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Toys-hack-your-veggies-with-3D-Printing/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:04:50 PST
Rocking little scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/rocking-little-scooter/
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 07:51:44 PST
Paper People http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-People/
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Fri, 23 Nov 2012 11:59:55 PST
Friction Lighted Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Friction-Lighted-Car/
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Fri, 12 Oct 2012 17:48:46 PDT
Children's rocking dinosaur http://www.instructables.com/id/Childrens-rocking-dinosaur/
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 09:11:32 PDT
Arcadem Cardboredem "HOOPZ" -Mini Basketball Arcade Coinbank http://www.instructables.com/id/Arcadem-Cardboredem-HOOPZ-Mini-Basketball-Arcad/
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Tue, 18 Sep 2012 08:56:21 PDT
Perming Plastic Ponies http://www.instructables.com/id/Perming-Plastic-Ponies/
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 00:00:04 PDT
Mechanical Table Pinball (IMPROVED instructable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Table-Pinball-IMPROVED-instructable/
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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 04:15:43 PDT
Antiqued Wooden Snake Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Antiqued-Wooden-Snake-Toys/
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Sat, 28 Jul 2012 08:45:13 PDT
Wooden Toy Dinosaurs http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-Dinosaurs/
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Thu, 17 May 2012 13:52:02 PDT
Plants vs. Zombies Interactive Plush Toys! http://www.instructables.com/id/Plants-vs-Zombies-Interactive-Plush-Toys/
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 23:59:26 PDT
Fast Toy Wood Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Toy-Wood-Car/
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 10:22:04 PDT
Designing Hopping Animal and Comic Book Character Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-Hopping-Animal-and-Comic-Book-Character-/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 15:03:05 PDT
Kid Crane Riding Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-Crane-Riding-Toy/
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Wed, 15 Dec 2010 22:02:40 PST
Wooly Willy Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooly-Willy-Table/
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Tue, 23 Mar 2010 12:24:26 PDT
Toy Stick Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-Stick-Horse/
Toy Stick Horse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/C0OB/FP319QYQ/FNXC0OBFP319QYQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/C0OB/FP319QYQ/FNXC0OBFP319QYQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/C0OB/FP319QYQ/FNXC0OBFP319QYQ.SMALL.jpg meditechguru When all the batteries are dead, what ruffian wouldn't want to terrorize the neighborhood on his trusty steed? Now your little cowpokes can have hours of fun on their own little pony. Shape the head Find an old piece of scrap wood, mine was cedar left over from a fence project, that's about 8" sq...
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How to Make a Marshmallow Gun or Marshmallow Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Marshmallow-gun/
How to Make a Marshmallow Gun or Marshmallow Shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/WN15/DIREP27QBKS/F7SWN15DIREP27QBKS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/WN15/DIREP27QBKS/F7SWN15DIREP27QBKS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/WN15/DIREP27QBKS/F7SWN15DIREP27QBKS.SMALL.jpg ewilhelm This marshmallow gun (marshmallow shooter) will completely surprise you with its accuracy, range, and ease of construction. Plus, it's tons of fun and a lot better than any store-bought toy because it encourages modifications. Marshmallow shooter kits with all PVC pieces pre-cut are available in th...
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