Instructables: exploring - play - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 1 Sep 2014 04:52:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy DIY phone holder keychain. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-phone-holder-keychain/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:46:27 PDT
Left For Dead 2 Boomer Bile Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Left-For-Dead-2-Boomer-Bile-Prop/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:23:40 PDT
Dremel Maze http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Maze/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:12:52 PDT
"Cartoon-style" inlay on an acoustic guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Cartoon-style-inlay-on-an-acoustic-guitar/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:57:31 PDT
How to Make a Dulcimer Without Power Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Dulcimer-Without-Power-Tools/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:08:47 PDT
Back to School Science Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-to-School-Science-Experiment/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:17:45 PDT
LittleBits Light Saber http://www.instructables.com/id/LittleBits-Light-Saber/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:23:09 PDT
Jugger Weapons http://www.instructables.com/id/Jugger-Weapons/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:12:39 PDT
How To Make A Working Mechanical Lego Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Working-Mechanical-Lego-Calculator/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:40:39 PDT
Lego Combination Lock Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Combination-Lock-Tutorial/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 12:07:30 PDT
Latabonkers ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Latabonkers-/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:18:44 PDT
A Pocket Siren! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turbine-Whistle/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:27:13 PDT
Re-build stringed instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-build-stringed-instrument/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:17:58 PDT
Glamorize your pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Glamorize-your-pen/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:17:07 PDT
How to build a Lego Spirograph - V1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Spirographer-V10/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 20:04:15 PDT
Lego Stop Motion: Tips, Tricks, and Inspiration http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Stop-Motion-Tips-Tricks-and-Inspiration/
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 13:36:51 PDT
Basic Lego R2/R3 Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Lego-R2R3-Unit/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 13:37:57 PDT
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Character Master Splinter Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtle-Character-Master-Splin/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:06:49 PDT
DIY Sound Effects http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sound-Effects/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:19:43 PDT
Video Game Console Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Game-Console-Cabinet/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 05:27:38 PDT
Minecraft Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Sword-2/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 17:00:40 PDT
Dead Fairies http://www.instructables.com/id/Dead-Fairies/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:57:25 PDT
LOTR Elven Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/LOTR-Elven-Armor/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 13:46:17 PDT
Creating Armor with Worbla http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Armor-with-Worbla/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 09:40:58 PDT
Lego Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Assassins-Creed-Hidden-Blade-1/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:18:42 PDT
Lego Tardis http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Tardis/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:20:45 PDT
How to make a Catapult for Kids with Clothespins http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Catapult-for-Kids-with-Clothespins/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:08:37 PDT
How to properly set up a game of croquet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-properly-set-up-a-game-of-croquet/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:24:41 PDT
Summer Wedding Pranks http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Wedding-Pranks/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:05:15 PDT
Compact Chaos - A Compact K'Nex Sniper http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Chaos-A-Compact-KNex-Sniper/
Compact Chaos - A Compact K'Nex Sniper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/LURQ/HZ3YC6PS/FAXLURQHZ3YC6PS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/LURQ/HZ3YC6PS/FAXLURQHZ3YC6PS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/LURQ/HZ3YC6PS/FAXLURQHZ3YC6PS.SMALL.jpg shieldsam Welcome to the Instructable for Compact Chaos, a compact sniper rifle and my first K'Nex gun that actually worked. With a few #64 rubber bands, I was able to reach a range of about 30 metres and easily pierce an empty drinks can. I apologise for how the image quality isn't the best, but considering ...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:56:20 PDT
Making Superhero Leather Masks http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Superhero-Leather-Masks/
Making Superhero Leather Masks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/K17Q/HZ2IVK4U/F8RK17QHZ2IVK4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/K17Q/HZ2IVK4U/F8RK17QHZ2IVK4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/K17Q/HZ2IVK4U/F8RK17QHZ2IVK4U.SMALL.jpg Li Sashay Ever wanted to make a leather mask for a party? Here's a short easy tutorial on how to quickly throw together a custom leather mask for Halloween or a fun party in 1-2 hours. All masks were constructed from leather, in 1-2 hours in our leather mask class for Animazement 2014 Charity fund raiser. Tha...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:56:22 PDT
Pan Box Musical Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/Pan-Box-Musical-Instrument/
Pan Box Musical Instrument - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/84QG/HZ2IVWSX/FSN84QGHZ2IVWSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/84QG/HZ2IVWSX/FSN84QGHZ2IVWSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/84QG/HZ2IVWSX/FSN84QGHZ2IVWSX.SMALL.jpg pdkehoe Here is a twist on the traditional pan flute instrument. It is a Pan Box that you can make in under anhour and keep on display very easily for entertaining your guests or at least making some great party noise! So, let’s get building! The Pan Box Musical Instrument Here is a twist on the traditi...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 05:52:42 PDT
How to play the "Questions" game. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-the-Questions-game/
How to play the "Questions" game. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/ZKGR/FI36FTNK/FBFZKGRFI36FTNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/ZKGR/FI36FTNK/FBFZKGRFI36FTNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/ZKGR/FI36FTNK/FBFZKGRFI36FTNK.SMALL.jpg Jake-off Many of you have not seen the movie Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead, so you may not know what I'm talking about. Questions is a simple game that requires no no equipment, just and imaginative mind. Scoring, Rules and Fouls. Scoring is done by foul. Fouls can be called for: Statement: Playe...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2008 19:25:27 PDT
Sword Art Online: Elucidator Prop Sword! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sword-Art-Online-Elucidator-Prop-Sword/
Sword Art Online: Elucidator Prop Sword! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/WKVP/HZ2IWTD4/FPVWKVPHZ2IWTD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/WKVP/HZ2IWTD4/FPVWKVPHZ2IWTD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/WKVP/HZ2IWTD4/FPVWKVPHZ2IWTD4.SMALL.jpg drjagCreations I have been making props for over a year and a half now and I was recently commissioned by my friend to make the Elucidator from Sword Art Online. This was a fun commission for me to do and I want to share how I made it and how you can make one yourself!This build is relatively easy, even for beginn...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:21:52 PDT
Animatronic Wheatley http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Wheatley/
Animatronic Wheatley - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/IPDS/HZ13FX7M/FQXIPDSHZ13FX7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/IPDS/HZ13FX7M/FQXIPDSHZ13FX7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/IPDS/HZ13FX7M/FQXIPDSHZ13FX7M.SMALL.gif lukealbertson96 Hello Everyone! The purpose of this Instructable is to give a brief overview of the process I went through to create an Animatronic Wheatley. Wheatley was a project I did for the Salt Lake Comic-Con Fan Xperience 2014. Over the course of two months, I spent my free time assembling one of the greates...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:42:27 PDT
Making the Rocketeer http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Rocketeer/
Making the Rocketeer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/SMMV/HZ13GUH1/F60SMMVHZ13GUH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/SMMV/HZ13GUH1/F60SMMVHZ13GUH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/SMMV/HZ13GUH1/F60SMMVHZ13GUH1.SMALL.jpg Fennecetty This instructable is fairly similar to my last one, in terms of it being from the same "Better Tomorrow" universe, and being made from scrap parts.However, I thought it'd be nice to post another one of these, so here it is.I also missed out a couple of photos near the end again, so I apologise. Wh...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:53:16 PDT
Tire Boxing Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Boxing-Bag-1/
Tire Boxing Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/MHJU/HYZX214S/FKRMHJUHYZX214S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/MHJU/HYZX214S/FKRMHJUHYZX214S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/MHJU/HYZX214S/FKRMHJUHYZX214S.SMALL.jpg Luke_Indestructible Hey guys I'm back with my second instructable, "The Tire Boxing Bag". If you're like me your too cheap to buy a boxing bag and would rather make one yourself, or if you just like to recycle this is just for you. This bag is incredibly easy to make and costs almost nothing as you can get wor...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:05:41 PDT
Serrated Sword And Claws Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Serrated-Sword-And-Claws-Tutorial/
Serrated Sword And Claws Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/OM6I/HYZX7SWU/FO4OM6IHYZX7SWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/OM6I/HYZX7SWU/FO4OM6IHYZX7SWU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/OM6I/HYZX7SWU/FO4OM6IHYZX7SWU.SMALL.jpg Puffycheeses Hey and welcome to my instructable in this instructable I will teach you how to make claws and a serrated sword using the same materials. That means you can turn the claws into the sword whenever you want! Let's get started!!! As I do not know the right terms for the folding I have done detailed pic...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:27:42 PDT
Giant Bubble Wands http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Bubble-Wands/
Giant Bubble Wands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/EXFN/HYZX9P1W/FFYEXFNHYZX9P1W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/EXFN/HYZX9P1W/FFYEXFNHYZX9P1W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/EXFN/HYZX9P1W/FFYEXFNHYZX9P1W.SMALL.jpg luktheorange You want to make giant bubbles?YES!GOOD!!!! They are awesome.You only need three things to make giant bubbles: The giant bubble wand is made from the first two things: the wands and the string. All you have to do is attach a loop of string to two poles and then dip it in a bubble solution. Pull it o...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:47:59 PDT
DIY Disco-Karaoke Jukebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-building-Disco-Karaoke-Jukebox/
DIY Disco-Karaoke Jukebox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/A0UG/HTUFCHE6/F5CA0UGHTUFCHE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/A0UG/HTUFCHE6/F5CA0UGHTUFCHE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/A0UG/HTUFCHE6/F5CA0UGHTUFCHE6.SMALL.jpg ornevo It all started when I found near my house two wooden frames.I didn't know what they were intended for... so i asked my friends for advice.My friends saw the frame and said it looks just like JukeboxSo I decided to make a nice project out of it....The amount i invested building this project estimated...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:56:03 PDT
How I Build My Ships in Minecraft http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Build-My-Ships-in-Minecraft/
How I Build My Ships in Minecraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/1RO9/HYVDQG52/F0P1RO9HYVDQG52.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/1RO9/HYVDQG52/F0P1RO9HYVDQG52.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/1RO9/HYVDQG52/F0P1RO9HYVDQG52.SMALL.jpg AssassinDude Here I will show you how I build my ships in Minecraft. This is sort of a tutorial I am doing and I am using an example ship I built. The ship is based off of a Dutch Hoy from the early 1700s. 2D Stage In the 2D stage just build a 2D version of your ship like how I did. Make as round as possible ...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:56:49 PDT
Soda Bottle Rocket Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Soda-Bottle-Rocket-Launcher-1/
Soda Bottle Rocket Launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/R5ZE/HYZX0JWD/F39R5ZEHYZX0JWD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/R5ZE/HYZX0JWD/F39R5ZEHYZX0JWD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/R5ZE/HYZX0JWD/F39R5ZEHYZX0JWD.SMALL.jpg NightHawkInLight Some of you that have followed me for a while might recognize this project as an upgraded version of my water bottle rocket launcher, seen in this video. While the old design was the cause of quite a few singed arm hairs, this new model is much more pleasant to use due to the new blast shield as wel...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:19:07 PDT
How to Punch Through Brick http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Punch-Through-Brick/
How to Punch Through Brick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/E8I9/HYZNYWEC/FGVE8I9HYZNYWEC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/E8I9/HYZNYWEC/FGVE8I9HYZNYWEC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/E8I9/HYZNYWEC/FGVE8I9HYZNYWEC.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Have you ever wanted to be able to punch through a brick wall? Well you probably can. All you need is a pair of heavy duty gauntlets to add some weight and focus all the force to a narrow point. It is like wearing a sledge hammer on each arm. This project was inspired by Instructables user NightHawk...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:28:40 PDT
Queen Elsa's Dress And Wig http://www.instructables.com/id/Queen-Elsas-Dress-And-Wig/
Queen Elsa's Dress And Wig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SMALL.jpg mbridwell Get Elastic, 4-5 Rolls Of Tulle, Sew On Buttons And A Big Broach (something Christmas-ish) Start with me siring your child around upper chest and under arms. I Used Extra Long Pieces Depending on how long you want the dress is how much tulle you need, ours was extra long so it took about 4-6...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 06:44:22 PDT
Making the Ladybird http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Ladybird/
Making the Ladybird - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/65IN/HYY8JSZA/FYU65INHYY8JSZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/65IN/HYY8JSZA/FYU65INHYY8JSZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/65IN/HYY8JSZA/FYU65INHYY8JSZA.SMALL.jpg Fennecetty In this tutorial I'll be showing you how I made the Ladybird, from the universe "Better Tomorrow".I apologise for the lack of photos, but I guess I got ahead of myself and forgot to take pictures during the process. What you'll need I don't have any pictures for this as I feel like it helps peopl...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:03:52 PDT
Electronic LEGO DL-44 Blaster (Light & Sound) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-LEGO-DL-44-Blaster-Light-Sound/
Electronic LEGO DL-44 Blaster (Light & Sound) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/Y80T/HYPO1WON/F82Y80THYPO1WON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/Y80T/HYPO1WON/F82Y80THYPO1WON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/Y80T/HYPO1WON/F82Y80THYPO1WON.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk Update: this project is now available on LEGO Ideas -- so be sure to support it if you'd like to see it sold in stores someday!Built originally for Star Wars Day 2014, I present to you a project that I've been constantly revising and making additions to since spring 2014 -- into a near-final refined...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:20:21 PDT
Hooves from Comfy Shoes (No high heels!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooves-from-Comfy-Shoes-No-high-heels/
Hooves from Comfy Shoes (No high heels!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SMALL.jpg RiftwingDesigns Sometimes the best part of a costume is a little attention to detail. If your costume has hooves, why not make a pair of shoes into durable, realistic-looking hooves to add a little something extra to your outfit?In this Instructable, I will go over the materials and steps required to make hooves ou...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 20:21:15 PDT
Borderlands Concept Assault Rifle Prop Replica http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-Concept-Assault-Rifle-Prop-Replica/
Borderlands Concept Assault Rifle Prop Replica - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/17CR/HYWT5UA3/F4T17CRHYWT5UA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/17CR/HYWT5UA3/F4T17CRHYWT5UA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/17CR/HYWT5UA3/F4T17CRHYWT5UA3.SMALL.jpg Ikkalebob Often concept art doesn't make it into the games or films they are designed for. Borderlands, while proudly baring its loose and comic book-esque style, still has to dumb-down certain parts of their designs for them to fit into a restrictive game engine. For this reason, I decided to base my prop di...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:31:52 PDT
Bamboo fishing pole http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-fishing-pole/
Bamboo fishing pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/CZAX/HYG04UY3/F43CZAXHYG04UY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/CZAX/HYG04UY3/F43CZAXHYG04UY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/CZAX/HYG04UY3/F43CZAXHYG04UY3.SMALL.jpg Badger4700 This is a simple but effective fishing project. The rod blank Find a straight piece of bamboo, about 7 feet is perfect. Trim off the leaves and rough edges. Attach the line. Get a piece of 10lb or stronger test line. Cut it a bit more the twice as long as your rod blank. Tie one end near the h...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 15:32:55 PDT
Homemade Microwave Playdough http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Microwave-Playdough/
Homemade Microwave Playdough - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/ZA8X/HYG05DQU/FZ0ZA8XHYG05DQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/ZA8X/HYG05DQU/FZ0ZA8XHYG05DQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/ZA8X/HYG05DQU/FZ0ZA8XHYG05DQU.SMALL.jpg meetpate Playdough is a great arts and crafts toy that is safe and easy to make at home. Here we will describe a step-by-step procedure of creating playdough using simple ingredients and tools. It is quick and easy to make as well as suitable for a wide range of ages for two to three times of fun. Hope you e...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 18:22:55 PDT