Instructables: exploring - play - toys - wood http://www.instructables.com Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:32:10 PST BLOX v1.01 Sail Boat Baby Wooden Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Sail-Boat-Baby-Wooden-Toy/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 12:51:39 PST
Elliot the Elephant - a Pull Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Elliot-the-Elephant-a-Pull-Toy/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 06:53:30 PST
Cheap and easy catapult for Hot Wheels style toy cars http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Catapult-for-Hot-Wheels-Style-Toy-C/
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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 11:28:02 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
Rolling TicTacToe Game http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Tic-Tac-Toe-Game/
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 04:30:24 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
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
Nine Men's Morris http://www.instructables.com/id/Nine-Mens-Morris-1/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 13:57:52 PST
Simple Peg Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Peg-Gun/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 20:15:47 PST
#MakeBlocks Collaboration - CNC or by Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/MakeBlocks-Collaboration-CNC-or-by-Hand/
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 17:11:42 PST
Barbie Dollhouse Kitchen http://www.instructables.com/id/Barbie-Dollhouse-Kitchen/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 12:57:25 PDT
Giant Wooden Connect Four http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Wooden-Connect-Four/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 05:37:39 PDT
Pinnöppel http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinnöppel/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 13:19:28 PDT
Self-resettable table-top bowling game (D4E1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-resettable-Table-top-Bowling-Game-D4E1/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 00:31:33 PDT
Wooden Push Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-Push-Car/
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Tue, 17 May 2016 01:40:31 PDT
Wooden toy car http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-Car-1/
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Sun, 8 May 2016 11:53:11 PDT
Build a toy airplane using only hand tools. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Toy-Airplane-Using-Only-Hand-Tools/
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Fri, 8 Apr 2016 12:08:00 PDT
Jumbo Connect Four http://www.instructables.com/id/Jumbo-Connect-Four-Game/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 20:12:13 PDT
Game of Thrones Homemade Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Homemade-Pinball-Machine/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 06:51:28 PST
Handmade Non Toxic Wooden Memory Math Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Non-Toxic-Wooden-Memory-Math-Game/
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 10:29:55 PST
How To Make A Fairy Door (Glows In The Dark) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fairy-Door-Glows-in-the-Dark/
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 16:14:22 PST
Wood Hot Wheels Track http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Hot-Wheels-Track/
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 11:47:19 PST
Cute Battery Powered Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Battery-Powered-Plane/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 15:01:39 PDT
remote control car http://www.instructables.com/id/remote-control-car/
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Wed, 14 Oct 2015 11:56:43 PDT
Mini Catapult for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Catapult-for-kids/
Mini Catapult for kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/WKMG/IE180V8T/FHKWKMGIE180V8T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/WKMG/IE180V8T/FHKWKMGIE180V8T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/WKMG/IE180V8T/FHKWKMGIE180V8T.SMALL.jpg Amit_Jain Catapults were invented by Greeks and used during wars. Weapons of mass destruction back then.Gun powder was not yet invented and most of the weapons were mechanical in nature. These are good thing to teach and play with kids. The power of a mini version is good to play with and not break anything.T...
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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 01:13:14 PDT
Give your Moleskin Wheels. Turn your Moleskins into a train! http://www.instructables.com/id/Give-your-Moleskin-Wheels-Turn-your-Moleskins-into/
Give your Moleskin Wheels. Turn your Moleskins into a train! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/IA7L/IDFSQKRH/FYYIA7LIDFSQKRH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/IA7L/IDFSQKRH/FYYIA7LIDFSQKRH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/IA7L/IDFSQKRH/FYYIA7LIDFSQKRH.SMALL.jpg Blubell This is Bernie Lubell's contribution to a group mini project at pier 9. Doing it all over again because I messed up the first 3 hours work. Hope you can make some sense of it.Not sure how to add links but here is Taylor's preface:http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-moleskin-into-a-shark-dino...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 00:44:24 PDT
The Dallow - Laser Cutting an Old Fashioned Trapeze Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dallow-Laser-Cutting-an-Old-Fashioned-Trapez/
The Dallow - Laser Cutting an Old Fashioned Trapeze Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/87FG/HCJO50V8/FL187FGHCJO50V8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/87FG/HCJO50V8/FL187FGHCJO50V8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/87FG/HCJO50V8/FL187FGHCJO50V8.SMALL.jpg Norah Solo I made this old fashion style trapeze toy in the image of my friend Matt for his birthday. You can make one to look like any person or thing you like! 1. Body parts: I first designed the body parts for the trapeze puppet in Illustrator then sent them to the laser cutter. You'll need a torso, tw...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 19:52:35 PDT
Pallet Wood Derby Cars (almost free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Derby-Cars-almost-free/
Pallet Wood Derby Cars (almost free) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/S46O/ICX7J7WC/FQ5S46OICX7J7WC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/S46O/ICX7J7WC/FQ5S46OICX7J7WC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/S46O/ICX7J7WC/FQ5S46OICX7J7WC.SMALL.jpg bluesthue Growing up as a Boy Scout I always loved the pinewood derby races. My father and I worked to create several award winning cars of which I was very proud. I wanted to make something similar my kids could play with on our steep driveway and have them help design/build. Also, I wanted the project to co...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 09:00:30 PDT
Two By Four Tower Yard Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-By-Four-Tower-Yard-Game/
Two By Four Tower Yard Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/TH2G/I93FDEX4/FRBTH2GI93FDEX4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/TH2G/I93FDEX4/FRBTH2GI93FDEX4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/TH2G/I93FDEX4/FRBTH2GI93FDEX4.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome I do not claim to own any rights whatsoever to the "Jenga", "Ta-Ka-Radi", "Tumbling Tower", "Tail Gate", or "Game" for that matter. The author does not claim to own any rights to the above descriptors products are purely coincidental, And as the author I do not own anything I hope this tribute gam...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 09:32:06 PDT
Paddleball Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Paddleball-Set/
Paddleball Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/RCFB/I8R6DGZ9/F2ORCFBI8R6DGZ9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/RCFB/I8R6DGZ9/F2ORCFBI8R6DGZ9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/RCFB/I8R6DGZ9/F2ORCFBI8R6DGZ9.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell Once a month I host a beach bonfire brunch and am always on the hunt for fun beach games to bring. Instead of buying a paddleball set, I decided to make one! Now I have one more way to work off all the fire roasted foods!Let's get to making some fun ----------------------------------------------Che...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:56:54 PDT
Cat Labyrinth http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Labyrinth/
Cat Labyrinth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/Y6QX/I88LN7D9/FP0Y6QXI88LN7D9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/Y6QX/I88LN7D9/FP0Y6QXI88LN7D9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/Y6QX/I88LN7D9/FP0Y6QXI88LN7D9.SMALL.jpg mengel We love cats and we want to make them happy. The cat is a beast. Cats like hunting. Our toy is very good for cats to satisfy cats of their hunting tastes. They can cathing the ball in labyrinth and they really love it (especally little cats).If you like this project follow please this link and be a ...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 01:07:46 PDT
How to play Jenga http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-Jenga/
How to play Jenga - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/VFFX/I7VQMPB1/FKQVFFXI7VQMPB1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/VFFX/I7VQMPB1/FKQVFFXI7VQMPB1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/VFFX/I7VQMPB1/FKQVFFXI7VQMPB1.SMALL.jpg DimitrisX5 Jenga is a game of skill and strategy. In the game, you build a tower, move the pieces and hope that you aren't the one who makes it fall.Jenga is played with 54 wooden blocks. Each block is three times as long as its width, and one fifth as thick as its length 1.5 × 2.5 × 7.5 cm. Make Put down p...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:08:04 PDT
Vintage A-Frame Dollhouse (collapsable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-A-Frame-Dollhouse-collapsable/
Vintage A-Frame Dollhouse (collapsable) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XJ4B/I5P7KS0A/FQEXJ4BI5P7KS0A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XJ4B/I5P7KS0A/FQEXJ4BI5P7KS0A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XJ4B/I5P7KS0A/FQEXJ4BI5P7KS0A.SMALL.jpg flim A few years ago I stumbled upon this blog post on Dinosaurs and Robots. Now that I have a daughter, I was reminded of this post and decided take up the project and build it for her as a christmas present. Being a fan of instructables.com I decide I would document the project here too, but this is my...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 12:59:55 PST
How To Make A Dropping Top http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Dropping-Top/
How To Make A Dropping Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/LQI0/I367M6BM/FMILQI0I367M6BM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/LQI0/I367M6BM/FMILQI0I367M6BM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/LQI0/I367M6BM/FMILQI0I367M6BM.SMALL.jpg kludge77 I first saw this toy demonstrated over on the Grand Illusions YouTube channel, and I knew I had to try my hand at it!This was turned from a piece of claro walnut, 5/4" thick and about 5" in diameter. I get these blocks from bags of firewood I buy from a local gun stock maker! They make great tu...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:38:08 PST
DOUBLE BARREL ZOMBIE KILLER http://www.instructables.com/id/DOUBLE-BARREL-ZOMBIE-KILLER/
DOUBLE BARREL ZOMBIE KILLER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/580D/I55MXZR6/FG2580DI55MXZR6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/580D/I55MXZR6/FG2580DI55MXZR6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/580D/I55MXZR6/FG2580DI55MXZR6.SMALL.jpg graydog111 This rubber band Double Barrel Zomble Killer gun is the perfect gift for a 8 to 12 year old boy or tomboy. The object was to make a light hearted fun toy loosely relating to the TV show "The Walking Dead". It took about 2 hour to get it made except for painting it. Spraying on one coat , then mask...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 12:25:14 PST
wooden boat toy http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-boat-toy/
wooden boat toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/DWJA/I4T206IZ/F2RDWJAI4T206IZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/DWJA/I4T206IZ/F2RDWJAI4T206IZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/DWJA/I4T206IZ/F2RDWJAI4T206IZ.SMALL.jpg sir woodster in this instructable i am going to make a wooden boat toy from an old pallet and to scraps that i had laying aroud in my workplace. the boat is powerd by 2 rubberbands . this is my second istructable so its not perfect but i did realy enjoy making it and i hope you like it . ohh...... and dont forg...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 01:54:04 PST
DIY Hurricane Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hurricane-Balls/
DIY Hurricane Balls - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/33M8/I48CS6MZ/FUI33M8I48CS6MZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/33M8/I48CS6MZ/FUI33M8I48CS6MZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/33M8/I48CS6MZ/FUI33M8I48CS6MZ.SMALL.gif kludge77 This couldn't be simpler! I bought a bunch of 7/16" ball bearings at the hardware store. They were less than 50¢ each! I took some super glue and glued them together, and that is it. Making them was filmed in real time and took me under 20 seconds.This super easy project is a blast to use! I da...
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:48:04 PST
Heirloom Rocking Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Rocking-Horse/
Heirloom Rocking Horse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/KKJL/I3KC1TS6/FJ1KKJLI3KC1TS6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/KKJL/I3KC1TS6/FJ1KKJLI3KC1TS6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/KKJL/I3KC1TS6/FJ1KKJLI3KC1TS6.SMALL.jpg boddhi15 My only nephew is turning two right after Christmas. I've been thinking that my window of opportunity for making him gifts that he actually likes is probably closing pretty fast. I imagine in a year or two he will only want video games or electronics, and I'm a wood man...Alas. I had better make the...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 00:25:08 PST
Rainbow Mountain Fossil Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Mountain-Fossil-Puzzle/
Rainbow Mountain Fossil Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/SQM4/I34DXVJB/FBSSQM4I34DXVJB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/SQM4/I34DXVJB/FBSSQM4I34DXVJB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/SQM4/I34DXVJB/FBSSQM4I34DXVJB.SMALL.jpg Dr. Joe Supplies Half sheet of 1/2" marine grade birch plywood. Or other thin wood.1" Dowel 10"3/16 Dowel 1 1/2" Or chop stickWood GlueDozen 3/4" self tapping wood screwsToolsSabre sawScrew driverBench SanderScroll saw Step 1: Craft a plan for my grandson's puzzle. My two year old grand son had a love ...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 20:13:40 PST
How to make a Bagatelle board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bagatelle-board/
How to make a Bagatelle board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/COB7/I2TQZTC2/FBZCOB7I2TQZTC2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/COB7/I2TQZTC2/FBZCOB7I2TQZTC2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/COB7/I2TQZTC2/FBZCOB7I2TQZTC2.SMALL.jpg Cairdy Crafts One of my favourite toys from visiting my gran when I was young was her bagatelle board. It was always my go-to toy! Especially as there were so many ball traps and bumpers to bounce off.Check out the video guide below and the step by step instructions here.Let's get started! Grab what you need! ...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:47:40 PST
Torsion Spring Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Torsion-Spring-Bow/
Torsion Spring Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/C5GV/I2KSIB77/FXCC5GVI2KSIB77.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/C5GV/I2KSIB77/FXCC5GVI2KSIB77.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/C5GV/I2KSIB77/FXCC5GVI2KSIB77.SMALL.jpg Chaostheorywong This guide will instruct you on how to make a Torsion Spring Bow, like the one above. This is my first Instructable so begging your pardon on any lapses in quality. Also, this is ONLY for the BOW, i am not explaining how to make arrows but there are plenty of Instructables that teach that!Torsion Sp...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 06:44:10 PST
Super Tough Warbird Glider http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Tough-Warbird-Glider/
Super Tough Warbird Glider - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/R2D7/I2HGVLZX/FRFR2D7I2HGVLZX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/R2D7/I2HGVLZX/FRFR2D7I2HGVLZX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/R2D7/I2HGVLZX/FRFR2D7I2HGVLZX.SMALL.jpg BikeHacker Those store bought balsa gliders are just too flimsy, especially when in the hands of a 6 or 7 year old. This awesome glider will only take 15 minutes of your time to build! I have made quite a few of these little gliders, and done crazy things to them including: ( I don't recommend you do this) thr...
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:14:49 PST
How to make a Jacob's Ladder (Spooky edition!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Jacobs-Ladder-Spooky-edition/
How to make a Jacob's Ladder (Spooky edition!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/IJZP/I1YU7QMR/FUBIJZPI1YU7QMR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/IJZP/I1YU7QMR/FUBIJZPI1YU7QMR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/IJZP/I1YU7QMR/FUBIJZPI1YU7QMR.SMALL.jpg Cairdy Crafts With Traditional Toys month coming to a close, we're doing a spooky special over at Cairdy Crafts! This week, learn how to make a Jacob's Ladder wooden toy with an optional spooooky ghostie theme!Check out the video below for a full walk through to go with the instructable! Collect your materials...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 14:43:14 PST
Thomas The Tank Engine Display Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Thomas-The-Tank-Engine-Display-Cabinet/
Thomas The Tank Engine Display Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/TKTZ/I0C8XKTU/FKETKTZI0C8XKTU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/TKTZ/I0C8XKTU/FKETKTZI0C8XKTU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/TKTZ/I0C8XKTU/FKETKTZI0C8XKTU.SMALL.jpg Mark Ellis A short video of how I built a Thomas The Tank Engine display cabinet for my son out of an old pallet.
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:28:02 PDT
How to make a marble maze/labyrinth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-marble-mazelabyrinth/
How to make a marble maze/labyrinth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/Q80R/HZ3GF0LB/FH7Q80RHZ3GF0LB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/Q80R/HZ3GF0LB/FH7Q80RHZ3GF0LB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/Q80R/HZ3GF0LB/FH7Q80RHZ3GF0LB.SMALL.jpg Cairdy Crafts Welcome to the 2nd in my DT project series! Teachers (and parents of 7-11) year olds, this is aimed at you for you and your kids! My DT club at school particularly enjoyed this project and I hope you do to!In this Instructable, I'll show you how to make a marble maze/marble labyrinth using materia...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 03:19:56 PDT
Hot Wheels Plexiglass Ramp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Wheels-Plexiglass-Ramp/
Hot Wheels Plexiglass Ramp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/SVXZ/HYQDUMKM/F4WSVXZHYQDUMKM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/SVXZ/HYQDUMKM/F4WSVXZHYQDUMKM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/SVXZ/HYQDUMKM/F4WSVXZHYQDUMKM.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez Give some speed to your kids hot wheels. You Need Two pine boardThe glass from a Ikea Nyatt FrameSome Tools Make it After some tries I've got the right shape. Saw the first board, report on the other one and saw it two. Assemble Take care plexiglass is very weak, do not tight to strong. Sha...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 05:23:35 PDT