Instructables: exploring - play - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 04:11:51 PST BLOX v1.01 K'nex CD Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-CD-Tower/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 21:34:40 PST
Stretch Wrap Bongo Drum http://www.instructables.com/id/Stretch-Wrap-Bongo-Drum/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:29:26 PST
Paperclip darts http://www.instructables.com/id/Paperclip-darts-1/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:51:17 PST
LEGO Posable Figures http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Posable-Figures/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 07:52:53 PST
Golf Ball Trebuchet http://www.instructables.com/id/Golf-Ball-Trebuchet-1/
Golf Ball Trebuchet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/26B0/I3THL7WG/FAT26B0I3THL7WG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/26B0/I3THL7WG/FAT26B0I3THL7WG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/26B0/I3THL7WG/FAT26B0I3THL7WG.SMALL.jpg Fission Chips Are siege engines your thing? Do you love flinging things at high velocities? Well, then, this is the build for you! In this Instructable, you can learn how to build a Golf Ball trebuchet with interchangeable arms that can shoot golf balls up to 30 feet! Just be careful, though! This build requ...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 04:15:03 PST
Minecraft :: Armour Stand Swapper [Redstone 1.8] http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Armour-Stand-Swapper-Redstone-18/
Minecraft :: Armour Stand Swapper [Redstone 1.8] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/2631/I3XTSB6B/FVF2631I3XTSB6B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/2631/I3XTSB6B/FVF2631I3XTSB6B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/2631/I3XTSB6B/FVF2631I3XTSB6B.SMALL.jpg LucifurMacomb The Minecraft Armour Stand Swapper is a compact redstone design, functioning in the current 1.8 game update. The redstone contraption is capable of holding up to 5 armour stands due to Slime Blocks bounce height. This has a lot for every suit of armour in the game (Leather, Iron, Chain, Gold, and Di...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:09:03 PST
DIY Extreme Airsoft Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Airsoft-Hand-Pistol/
DIY Extreme Airsoft Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/F9PV/I3WWPYMD/F65F9PVI3WWPYMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/F9PV/I3WWPYMD/F65F9PVI3WWPYMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/F9PV/I3WWPYMD/F65F9PVI3WWPYMD.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Make your own Airsoft gun with just a few off the shelf parts.Over the last few years I have been playing around with launchers made from PVC and sprinkler valves. I first came across the idea from Make Magazine where they used a sprinkler valve to launch paper rockets. As soon as I could I made o...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 14:59:19 PST
DIY Dog Puppet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Puppet/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:11:55 PST
De dierenvertaalmachine http://www.instructables.com/id/De-dierenvertaalmachine/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 12:43:14 PST
Handheld Tree Cannon - nerf style http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-Tree-Cannon-nerf-style/
Handheld Tree Cannon - nerf style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/L0XM/I3VHHAZZ/FAKL0XMI3VHHAZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/L0XM/I3VHHAZZ/FAKL0XMI3VHHAZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/L0XM/I3VHHAZZ/FAKL0XMI3VHHAZZ.SMALL.jpg bricobart I'm a great fan of the Mythbusters. I know it's quite obvious and not quite original as a first statement - like saying you don't like it to visit a proctologist, NO-ONE likes it - whatever, I love the concept, the teams craftmanship, their creativity, their crazyness, their looks - talking female M...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 07:18:46 PST
Rubber Band Gun Multi-Shot http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-Gun-Multi-Shot/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 03:59:16 PST
Connect 4 Face Mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-4-Face-Mosaic/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:41:18 PST
Iron Merkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Merkin/
Iron Merkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/5OY0/I3VH9E78/F005OY0I3VH9E78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/5OY0/I3VH9E78/F005OY0I3VH9E78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/5OY0/I3VH9E78/F005OY0I3VH9E78.SMALL.jpg rachel Don't really know how to introduce this. It is an idea I had during a random Terrible Things discussion, and then I just had to make one. Alcohol was involved in the discussion, although not in the making.A merkin is a pubic hair wig. An Iron Maiden is a medieval torture device. The Iron Merkin ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:49:52 PST
Minecraft Steve Model! With Bonus Double Chest! http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Steve-Model-With-Bonus-Double-Chest/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:40:54 PST
Minecraft Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Magnets/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:35:23 PST
Rockabilly Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Rockabilly-Guitar/
Rockabilly Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/I6IV/I3TH6JVH/FLII6IVI3TH6JVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/I6IV/I3TH6JVH/FLII6IVI3TH6JVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/I6IV/I3TH6JVH/FLII6IVI3TH6JVH.SMALL.jpg SimonF3 A while ago I inherited a DeArmond X-135 from the estate of my dear friend (and phenomenal musician) Martin Smith, with whom I used to play in the Oxford-based rockabilly band, the Sugar Creek Trio. Martin was an exceptional drummer, but had also amassed a collection of various other instruments, i...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:56:53 PST
Swing - Development and Prototyping http://www.instructables.com/id/Swing-Development-and-Prototyping/
Swing - Development and Prototyping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/WBFT/I3PJT9RS/FW6WBFTI3PJT9RS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/WBFT/I3PJT9RS/FW6WBFTI3PJT9RS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/WBFT/I3PJT9RS/FW6WBFTI3PJT9RS.SMALL.jpg amy.beaulisch In this instructable I will show you how to make a swing. There are a few things we need to conciser while making a swing.- It has to be lightweighted (max 5kg)- It needs to be portable- It has to be easy to put on and take down- It needs to fit on every branch. Make a design First of all we need...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:46:11 PST
Dancing Baby Groot http://www.instructables.com/id/Dancing-Baby-Groot/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:58:00 PST
Custom Uncle owen and Aunt Beru Star Wars charred body figure. http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Uncle-owen-and-Aunt-Beru-Star-Wars-charred-/
Custom Uncle owen and Aunt Beru Star Wars charred body figure. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/YG8V/I3PJNLGH/FWLYG8VI3PJNLGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/YG8V/I3PJNLGH/FWLYG8VI3PJNLGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/YG8V/I3PJNLGH/FWLYG8VI3PJNLGH.SMALL.jpg backwards lamb As some of you reading this might know, I'm a little bit fond of the film franchise Star Wars., and so is my fiancée.We love the toys that were produced for the original films and have collected them i recent years (after my childhood collection went as dust to the wind in many house moves) i have b...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:46:45 PST
Infinity ∞ Gauntlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Gauntlet/
Infinity ∞ Gauntlet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/FR0W/I3PRJMBX/F46FR0WI3PRJMBX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/FR0W/I3PRJMBX/F46FR0WI3PRJMBX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/FR0W/I3PRJMBX/F46FR0WI3PRJMBX.SMALL.jpg zymurgeneticist You all know the story, boy meets girl, boy falls in love with girl, boy collects all the Infinity Gems to make the Infinity Gauntlet and becomes near omnipotent to impress girl... Well that's the story if the boy is Thanos and the girl is Death and you're gearing up for the largest grossing theatr...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:23:58 PST
Custom Light Up Game Board for BattleCON http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Light-Up-Game-Board-for-BattleCON/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:27:42 PST
DIY Stuffed Baymax from Disney's Big Hero 6 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stuffed-Baymax-from-Big-Hero-6/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 18:02:20 PST
Emergency Whiskey Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Whiskey-Kit/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 14:20:39 PST
Moving Minecraft Characters http://www.instructables.com/id/Moving-Minecraft-Characters/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 07:35:02 PST
Heirloom Rocking Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Rocking-Horse/
Heirloom Rocking Horse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/KKJL/I3KC1TS6/FJ1KKJLI3KC1TS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/KKJL/I3KC1TS6/FJ1KKJLI3KC1TS6.SQUARE.jpg http://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
DIY Guitar Capo http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Guitar-Capo/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:39:30 PST
Make a musical cardboard guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-musical-cardboard-guitar/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 01:54:06 PST
How to Sew and Embroider Link's Scarf from Hyrule Warriors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-and-Embroider-Links-Scarf-from-Hyrule-W/
How to Sew and Embroider Link's Scarf from Hyrule Warriors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/0JPS/I3H4TTMU/FMU0JPSI3H4TTMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/0JPS/I3H4TTMU/FMU0JPSI3H4TTMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/0JPS/I3H4TTMU/FMU0JPSI3H4TTMU.SMALL.jpg Namisuke Materials:1m blue fabric (quilting fabric works well)If you are making this for a child, you can use less fabric. Simply measure from the shoulder down to where you want the scarf to end. Half the fabric will dangle from the shoulder and half will wrap around the shoulders and chest. If you’re ma...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:48:01 PST
Pepakura Alien Queen http://www.instructables.com/id/Pepakura-Alien-Queen/
Pepakura Alien Queen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong Some of you may have seen my Alien Queen costume back in October for the Halloween costume contest. The response was fantastic, not just here, but on many other wonderfully nerdy sites like Kotaku, MAKE, and Fashionably Geeky. I was brand new to Instructables at the time and didn't realize how det...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:30:10 PST
LED Animal Balancing Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Animal-Balancing-Blocks/
LED Animal Balancing Blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/01GG/I3GX7UE3/FHC01GGI3GX7UE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/01GG/I3GX7UE3/FHC01GGI3GX7UE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/01GG/I3GX7UE3/FHC01GGI3GX7UE3.SMALL.jpg lxfmm8 LED Animal Balancing Blocks allow you to pile and balance them, light them up however you want.Materials Used:1. Bristol board2. Thick paper board3. White glue stick4. Double-sided tape5. Elmer’s white glue6. Copper tape7. Cell batteries and battery holders8. Conductive fabric9. Conductive Ink10. Pr...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 22:51:12 PST
The Useless Candle (A Candle That Blows Itself Out) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Useless-Candle-A-Candle-That-Blows-Itself-Out/
The Useless Candle (A Candle That Blows Itself Out) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/TB00/I3FOERK0/FHNTB00I3FOERK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/TB00/I3FOERK0/FHNTB00I3FOERK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/TB00/I3FOERK0/FHNTB00I3FOERK0.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos A while back, I saw "The Most Useless Machine" by Instructables user Frivolous Engineering. This is a machine whose only function is to turn itself off. When you flip the power switch to turn it on, an arm pops out of the box and turns the power switch back off. I love the hilarious absurdity o...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:40:17 PST
Olaf Build-a-Snowman Plush http://www.instructables.com/id/Olaf-Build-a-Snowman-Plush/
Olaf Build-a-Snowman Plush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/18S7/I3DQHORR/FV518S7I3DQHORR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/18S7/I3DQHORR/FV518S7I3DQHORR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/18S7/I3DQHORR/FV518S7I3DQHORR.SMALL.jpg LD_P Even though the film has been out for over a year now, Frozen is still as popular as ever. This cute Olaf plush is made with velcro pieces that allow you to take him apart and put him back together, just like he's always falling apart in the movie - so, do you want to build a snowman? Watch the vide...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 06:48:30 PST
Cardboard Airplane - from 3D model to parade costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Airplane-from-3D-model-to-parade-costume/
Cardboard Airplane - from 3D model to parade costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SMALL.jpg ModMischief Inspired by Aidan Chopra's cardboard Grumman F4F-4 costume, we decided to make cardboard airplanes for YuKonstruct's entry in this year's Winterval Santa Clause Parade.We used free cardboard and YuKonstruct's Epilog laser to make the planes and they were a huge hit with the kids and everyone watchin...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 22:52:18 PST
Travel Practice Guitar (with video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Practice-Guitar-with-video/
Travel Practice Guitar (with video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/9U0O/I3BHBGMG/F199U0OI3BHBGMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/9U0O/I3BHBGMG/F199U0OI3BHBGMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/9U0O/I3BHBGMG/F199U0OI3BHBGMG.SMALL.jpg WilliamD6 This is a very simple nylon string guitar for practicing when you need a minimal-size, quiet guitar, like in a hotel room etc. It's made by chopping up a cheap guitar, so the scale length, neck width, etc. is the same as the original guitar, only it is very quiet because the resonance box of the gui...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 07:05:14 PST
Mario Mural http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Mural/
Mario Mural - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/U9TY/I395KN35/FEAU9TYI395KN35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/U9TY/I395KN35/FEAU9TYI395KN35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/U9TY/I395KN35/FEAU9TYI395KN35.SMALL.jpg CoryH This is a Mario Brothers Mural I made for my 8th Grade math class. The goal was to create an interesting display that was of high interest to the students but also serves as a teaching tool for various concepts. The end result was turning what was once a blank white wall into and great display and...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:04:57 PST
Popsicle Stick Rubber Band Gun "Escalator Action" http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Rubber-Band-Gun-Escalator-Action/
Popsicle Stick Rubber Band Gun "Escalator Action" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ZQJB/I3A1OH5L/FZTZQJBI3A1OH5L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ZQJB/I3A1OH5L/FZTZQJBI3A1OH5L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ZQJB/I3A1OH5L/FZTZQJBI3A1OH5L.SMALL.jpg ultihacker This gun is inspired by the following video by oggcraft:I have attempted to simplify the design for construction with minimal materials. Readers are encouraged to come up with unique designs as this instructable aims to serve mainly as a guide. The images shown are of a completed gun and thus may al...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 10:23:21 PST
Full scale Fighter Jet Cockpit from cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-scale-Fighter-Jet-Cockpit-from-cardboard/
Full scale Fighter Jet Cockpit from cardboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/Q4F5/I34DWLKB/FS8Q4F5I34DWLKB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/Q4F5/I34DWLKB/FS8Q4F5I34DWLKB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/Q4F5/I34DWLKB/FS8Q4F5I34DWLKB.SMALL.jpg Don Walker Here is my project of cheap, durable, gluelles, assemble dissasemble and hope that kick-ass looking fighter jet cockpit, on which i am working more than two years and finally i can say that is ready to hit your man's caves. I am animator and graphic artist, so i payed attention for details, promo vi...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:13:19 PST
Stack of Macarons Costume -- Easy Sewing http://www.instructables.com/id/Stack-of-Macarons-Costume-Easy-Sewing/
Stack of Macarons Costume -- Easy Sewing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/PWIF/I2BYKVWS/FBCPWIFI2BYKVWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/PWIF/I2BYKVWS/FBCPWIFI2BYKVWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/PWIF/I2BYKVWS/FBCPWIFI2BYKVWS.SMALL.jpg paperplateandplane No tricks, just treats with this simply sweet macaron costume, from a novice sewer. Inspired by none other than the house of macarons, Laduree.Ok, well, just one really easy trick. We know the biggest challenge in making any macaron (whether baked or sewn) is the macaron's feet and this simple tut...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:12:55 PST
elven archer http://www.instructables.com/id/elven-archer/
elven archer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/V1ND/I2D6LOCG/FY1V1NDI2D6LOCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/V1ND/I2D6LOCG/FY1V1NDI2D6LOCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/V1ND/I2D6LOCG/FY1V1NDI2D6LOCG.SMALL.jpg eric.bullock.98 Went to goodwill and found clothes that looked like they could be reconstructed into a cape, boots, and gauntlets.. The cape I split the big velvety dress in half, cut off arms and sewed up the armholes. I folded about an inch on each side and the bottom, pinned and sewed to create a finished edg...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 20:20:32 PST
Ikeakade - Hidden Arcade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikeakade-Hidden-Arcade-Cabinet/
Ikeakade - Hidden Arcade Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/8YR3/I36LF9EE/FQQ8YR3I36LF9EE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/8YR3/I36LF9EE/FQQ8YR3I36LF9EE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/8YR3/I36LF9EE/FQQ8YR3I36LF9EE.SMALL.jpg processedmeat Welcome to Ikeakade! 99.5% Done! As a child of the 80's, I've always had a place in my heart for these arcade games that I spent countless hours and quarters on. Some of my fondest memories include my generous dad taking me and my younger brother to the arcade, giving us a bunch of tokens, hanging ...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 23:12:24 PST
Plush Krampus Hood http://www.instructables.com/id/Plush-Krampus-Hood/
Plush Krampus Hood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/2RS8/I36LDVE7/FOD2RS8I36LDVE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/2RS8/I36LDVE7/FOD2RS8I36LDVE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/2RS8/I36LDVE7/FOD2RS8I36LDVE7.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong All I want for Christmas is a cozy winter wearable that will also strike fear into the hearts of children.I mean, isn't that on everyone's list?This fantastic hood is based on Krampus, a beast from European folklore who basically gets a copy of Santa's naughty list and cart blanche to terrorize thos...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 19:28:23 PST
Customizable crossguard lightsaber, from The Force Awakens http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-crossguard-lightsaber-from-The-Force-/
Customizable crossguard lightsaber, from The Force Awakens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/FJ14/I34E0WYJ/FSPFJ14I34E0WYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/FJ14/I34E0WYJ/FSPFJ14I34E0WYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/FJ14/I34E0WYJ/FSPFJ14I34E0WYJ.SMALL.jpg le FabShop On Friday, November 20th, we were part of the 30 million people to keep their breath while watching the trailer for the next Star Wars movie.As designers, we were surprised to discover a new configuration of the lightsaber revealed in the now epic (and polemic) scene showing an unknown Sith Lord wal...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 09:49:12 PST
Rainbow Mountain Fossil Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Mountain-Fossil-Puzzle/
Rainbow Mountain Fossil Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/SQM4/I34DXVJB/FBSSQM4I34DXVJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/SQM4/I34DXVJB/FBSSQM4I34DXVJB.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Wooden Playing Card Holder for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-Card-Holder-for-Kids/
Wooden Playing Card Holder for Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/YQF3/I34DX4KB/FR8YQF3I34DX4KB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/YQF3/I34DX4KB/FR8YQF3I34DX4KB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/YQF3/I34DX4KB/FR8YQF3I34DX4KB.SMALL.jpg kylegilbert Over the years, some of my favorite times have been spent gathered around a table with family and friends to play cards. Spades and Phase 10 are a couple of my favorites, and I've looked forward to the day when my children would be able to play along (you can only play Chutes & Ladders so many times...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 14:09:07 PST
Supercade - How to Design and Build a Bar Top MAME Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Supercade-How-to-Design-and-Build-a-Bar-Top-MAME-A/
Supercade - How to Design and Build a Bar Top MAME Arcade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TTN3/I327LP01/FFPTTN3I327LP01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TTN3/I327LP01/FFPTTN3I327LP01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TTN3/I327LP01/FFPTTN3I327LP01.SMALL.jpg rghoff Doing a MAME (Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator) machine build is one of the more challenging DIY projects you will come across in terms of skill sets and tools. By the time you are done, you will have used your wood working/furniture building, electrician, painting/finishing, PC building and, final...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 19:13:10 PST
1932 Ford Hotrod http://www.instructables.com/id/1932-Ford-Hotrod/
1932 Ford Hotrod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/5UUD/I327FO8P/F5U5UUDI327FO8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/5UUD/I327FO8P/F5U5UUDI327FO8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/5UUD/I327FO8P/F5U5UUDI327FO8P.SMALL.jpg stang92 This is a 1932 Ford Hotrod I made out of Lego. It features a race flag hanging from the back and a realistic engine. Here are the instructions, enjoy! Rear Axle Rear bumper Front Bumper The engine-Assembly will come later Interior Dash Board Roof Assembly Enjoy Your...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 07:11:35 PST
Electronic Fencing Target http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Fencing-Target/
Electronic Fencing Target - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/HVGG/I327FF4U/F8HHVGGI327FF4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/HVGG/I327FF4U/F8HHVGGI327FF4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/HVGG/I327FF4U/F8HHVGGI327FF4U.SMALL.jpg 22hansen22 How awesome it would be if you can build something that helps you train in fencing and have fun at the same time, right!?, My name is Enrique Alvarez, I am the fencing master for the Fargo-Moorhead Fencing Club and I was tired of seeing my students playing video games in tournaments and not paying a...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:15:26 PST
Zelda cross stitch clock + pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-cross-stitch-clock-pattern/
Zelda cross stitch clock + pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/QMGE/I301LY9A/FQEQMGEI301LY9A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/QMGE/I301LY9A/FQEQMGEI301LY9A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/QMGE/I301LY9A/FQEQMGEI301LY9A.SMALL.jpg ExquiseMarquise I made this clock after BunnieBard's great tutorial for a boo clock. All credit goes to her. Thanks for a fantastic idea!I'll shamelessly copy what I have written about cross stitching in my other cross stitching tutorials. If you're already familiar with cross stitching, you can go directly to ste...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:25:52 PST
Color Changing Larson Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Larson-Scanner/
Color Changing Larson Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/EN3O/I2XTTAXH/F0QEN3OI2XTTAXH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/EN3O/I2XTTAXH/F0QEN3OI2XTTAXH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/EN3O/I2XTTAXH/F0QEN3OI2XTTAXH.SMALL.jpg laserline Video of scanner in action. Yes, I'm rotating through the colors manually. Who doesn’t love KITT, the superhero car from Night Rider? The one with the Glowing Bouncing lights of a Larson Scanner up front. That scanner was so cool, they even filmed a remake of the TV Show featuring it. Don...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:47:18 PST
Propane Pop Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Pop-Gun/
Propane Pop Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/AL1T/I3BH9J2U/FFZAL1TI3BH9J2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/AL1T/I3BH9J2U/FFZAL1TI3BH9J2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/AL1T/I3BH9J2U/FFZAL1TI3BH9J2U.SMALL.jpg Eric Rocher This fun toy could be customized and decorated to be a prop for a number of different costume ideas. My friends and I made a few of these to play with during a regional Burning Man event in Texas recently. We had a lot of fun with them.This project uses methylacetylene-propadiene (MAPP), a highly fl...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:56:26 PDT