Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - furniture - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 25 May 2016 04:05:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Tiny Mosaic Phone Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Mosaic-Phone-Table/
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Thu, 19 May 2016 13:53:36 PDT
Arm Rest End Table?? http://www.instructables.com/id/Arm-Rest-End-Table/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 19:05:24 PDT
Mesa·Cama XX http://www.instructables.com/id/MesaCama-XX/
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Tue, 17 May 2016 07:02:30 PDT
Louche Foot-stool. Lounging Comfy-ness From Found/recycled Stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Louche-Foot-stool-Lounging-Comfy-ness-From-Foundre/
Louche Foot-stool. Lounging Comfy-ness From Found/recycled Stuff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/KDHV/IO6E0JVM/F6JKDHVIO6E0JVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/KDHV/IO6E0JVM/F6JKDHVIO6E0JVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/KDHV/IO6E0JVM/F6JKDHVIO6E0JVM.SMALL.jpg rosemarybeetle Here's a lovely little stool I just made from free materials, scavenged or found out of skips and kind give-ways. Took only two weekends.I built this to match the sofa in my garden summerhouse. It was designed for two purposes:Being a dead comfy foot rest for lounging - yep that worked.Acting as a p...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 06:39:51 PDT
Pair o' Stools with a Pair o' Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Pair-O-Stools-With-a-Pair-O-Tools/
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Fri, 13 May 2016 15:44:04 PDT
Flat File Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-File-Base/
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Wed, 4 May 2016 18:22:07 PDT
Giant 555 Footstool http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-555-Footstool/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:44:25 PDT
Geometric Pattern Scrap Wood Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometric-Pattern-Scrap-Wood-Coffee-Table/
Geometric Pattern Scrap Wood Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/I7VO/IMQDANLT/FUTI7VOIMQDANLT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/I7VO/IMQDANLT/FUTI7VOIMQDANLT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/I7VO/IMQDANLT/FUTI7VOIMQDANLT.SMALL.jpg Robglacier If you don't feel like reading I made a video of the whole build process hereIf you're still with us check out the following steps.Note: I've written this more as a description of my build process rather than a step-by-step instruction manual because the point of this is to show techniques and ideas...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 19:51:09 PDT
Cabin Style Bed Frame (from 2"x4"s) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cabin-Style-Bed-Frame-from-2x4s/
Cabin Style Bed Frame (from 2"x4"s) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/MMXV/ILA1EDM4/F8CMMXVILA1EDM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/MMXV/ILA1EDM4/F8CMMXVILA1EDM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/MMXV/ILA1EDM4/F8CMMXVILA1EDM4.SMALL.jpg shambuda2000 My son moved into a big boy bed a lot sooner than planned. We currently have him sleeping on a twin day bed, but he, being the tough little guy he is, has managed to break the metal spokes on the wall side.So, we found ourselves on the market for a new bed for him.Unfortunately, most of the bed fra...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2016 03:51:09 PST
How to Repair Broken Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Broken-Bed/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 03:48:44 PST
CNC Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Furniture/
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 03:46:55 PST
Coffee Table to Hope Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-to-Hope-Chest/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 21:51:06 PST
Elevated Dog Dish and Controlling Mice http://www.instructables.com/id/Elevated-Dog-Dish-and-Controlling-Mice/
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 08:51:42 PST
Antiquing http://www.instructables.com/id/Antiquing/
Antiquing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/1CKS/IKOCQA5U/FLV1CKSIKOCQA5U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/1CKS/IKOCQA5U/FLV1CKSIKOCQA5U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/1CKS/IKOCQA5U/FLV1CKSIKOCQA5U.SMALL.jpg BearTrapper Wow, did I get sick of carrying over four loads of firewood into the house per day. So, after a year of contemplation, my fiance and I finally agreed on a design, but of course there was a kicker. I needed to turn in into an antique....yay! Yes, there is plenty of sarcasm in that.However, it turned ...
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 12:48:21 PST
Mid Century Style Wall System Made Out of Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Style-Wall-System-Made-Out-of-Plywood/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 02:07:20 PST
Wall Mounted Plywood Entertainment Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mounted-Plywood-Entertainment-Center/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 20:44:35 PST
Coffee Table w/ Raising Top/compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-W-Raising-Topcompartment/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:27:17 PST
Bedside Table with Trestle http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedside-Table-With-Trestle/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 12:41:06 PST
CC Chair - how to bend plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/CC-Chair-How-to-Bend-Plywood/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:16:02 PST
Mesa Hecha Con Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Mesa-Hecha-Con-Pallets/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 11:21:20 PST
Bed in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-in-a-Box/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 20:04:23 PST
DIY Budget Friendly Designer Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Budget-Friendly-Designer-Headboard/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 18:47:00 PST
Production turning legs http://www.instructables.com/id/Production-Turning-Legs/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 09:58:30 PST
Repurposed Material Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-Material-Bench/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:13:20 PST
Campaign Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Campaign-Desk/
Campaign Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RQL3/IJEOT08B/FOBRQL3IJEOT08B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RQL3/IJEOT08B/FOBRQL3IJEOT08B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RQL3/IJEOT08B/FOBRQL3IJEOT08B.SMALL.jpg wholman A campaign desk is a nomadic writing table, popularized by officers of the British Empire in the colonial-minded 1800s. Wealthy officers, who often bought their commissions from the Crown (as opposed to actually training as soldiers), furnished their field tents with teak or mahogany chests, cots, a...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 18:05:21 PST
Live Edge Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-Desk/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 22:26:40 PST
Make A Zine Display/Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Zine-DisplayRack/
Make A Zine Display/Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/7GF0/IJ8UTVCR/FVS7GF0IJ8UTVCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/7GF0/IJ8UTVCR/FVS7GF0IJ8UTVCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/7GF0/IJ8UTVCR/FVS7GF0IJ8UTVCR.SMALL.jpg dretime Here is how to make a zine display for your zines.Materials:Flat panel of plywood (luan pictured) (The board pictured is 24 x 30 inches)Frame molding (at longer than the width of the board. In the pictured project the molding must be a few inched or more longer than 30 inches long)Wood Screws Eyelet...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:49:39 PST
£50 Craft Table / Computer Desk + Cheap Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/50-Craft-Table-Computer-Desk-Cheap-Shelves/
£50 Craft Table / Computer Desk + Cheap Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/I0F6/IJ1TY3IP/FLHI0F6IJ1TY3IP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/I0F6/IJ1TY3IP/FLHI0F6IJ1TY3IP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/I0F6/IJ1TY3IP/FLHI0F6IJ1TY3IP.SMALL.jpg Gadgeman87 So here goes, my first instructable! (Go easy on me)Over Xmas I decided to make use of a room at home that previously just stored junk.As the title states, the materials for the table/desk came in at less than £50! I used 9x lengths of 2.4m cls stud work timber @£3 a length and one large sheet (cut ...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 13:38:45 PST
IKEA Expedit Filing Cabinet Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Expedit-Filing-Cabinet-Hack/
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 06:49:30 PST
Faux Live Edge Wood Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Live-Edge-Wood-Mirror/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 14:10:42 PST
Star Wars Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Dining-Table/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:32:44 PST
Reversible Top Board Game Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Reversible-Top-Board-Game-Table/
Reversible Top Board Game Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/P5NQ/IIGC2U5I/FYKP5NQIIGC2U5I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/P5NQ/IIGC2U5I/FYKP5NQIIGC2U5I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/P5NQ/IIGC2U5I/FYKP5NQIIGC2U5I.SMALL.jpg mikestoi These instructions will help guide you in creating your own reversible top game table. One side is hard wood while the other is felt with a little give. The top itself is more robust and finished than the base.Keep in mind that this is my first real woodworking project so amateurs should be able t...
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 13:47:50 PST
Make Tapered Legs From A 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Tapered-Legs-From-From-a-2x4/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 21:09:52 PST
REUPHOLSTERED CHAIRS http://www.instructables.com/id/REUPHOLSTERED-CHAIRS/
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 15:09:51 PST
a folding wood coat rack http://www.instructables.com/id/a-folding-wood-coat-rack/
a folding wood coat rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/95OZ/IHP6TIM9/FJC95OZIHP6TIM9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/95OZ/IHP6TIM9/FJC95OZIHP6TIM9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/95OZ/IHP6TIM9/FJC95OZIHP6TIM9.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi This is a project inspired to a similar object seen in a furniture fair. Despite the old-style of this coat rack, the folding gear is in my opinion quite cool.When the rack is closed its dimensions are very compact, you can keep it in the umbrella stand, and you can open it when your guests arrive. ...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 01:57:38 PST
Restore Vintage Card Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-Vintage-Card-Table/
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 19:19:48 PST
Stereo Console Refurbish and Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Stereo-Console-Refurbish-and-Conversion/
Stereo Console Refurbish and Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/HNMW/IHKYK3MC/F0QHNMWIHKYK3MC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/HNMW/IHKYK3MC/F0QHNMWIHKYK3MC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/HNMW/IHKYK3MC/F0QHNMWIHKYK3MC.SMALL.jpg lanleo When my wife and I bought our house, this Olympic Stereo Console was left in the garage. All electronics except the TV still worked, and we liked the style, so I decided to refurbish it. The goal was to use it as a stereo, but we also wanted it to have some storage functionality, so I converted it i...
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 19:39:37 PST
How to Reproduce a Curved Furniture Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reproduce-a-Curved-Furniture-Drawer/
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 20:48:28 PST
My Pallet Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Pallet-Coffee-Table/
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 08:44:52 PST
Updated Entertainment Center for Flat Screen TV http://www.instructables.com/id/Updated-Entertainment-Center-for-Flat-Screen-TV/
Updated Entertainment Center for Flat Screen TV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/YUHV/IGSF1WZR/FLCYUHVIGSF1WZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/YUHV/IGSF1WZR/FLCYUHVIGSF1WZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/YUHV/IGSF1WZR/FLCYUHVIGSF1WZR.SMALL.jpg cometeguy The challenge:I had an entertainment center bought new in 2004. I liked the style, but it would not accommodate a television larger than 35 inches wide. This did not work in the new world of large flat panel TVs. In 2008, I decided to get a larger TV screen but wanted to put it in or on a nice ca...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 21:32:53 PST
Slotted Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Slotted-Bed/
Slotted Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/1YIC/IG5GKCN1/FP11YICIG5GKCN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/1YIC/IG5GKCN1/FP11YICIG5GKCN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/1YIC/IG5GKCN1/FP11YICIG5GKCN1.SMALL.jpg cndjian A simple bed frame assembled from box joints and slots. Design your bed in Rhino This bed frame is intended to fit a full-size mattress. Rather than having slats stretch across the frame, I wanted to try making a different supporting structure. Starting with the dimensions for most standard full-...
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 01:08:19 PDT
deckchair with baby version http://www.instructables.com/id/deckchair-with-baby-version/
deckchair with baby version - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/EW1B/IEV872IP/FYUEW1BIEV872IP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/EW1B/IEV872IP/FYUEW1BIEV872IP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/EW1B/IEV872IP/FYUEW1BIEV872IP.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi This summer I built some deckchairs. They came out so nice that I decided to improve some variations too. This instructable will give you the opportunity to built them by yourself before next summer, supposed that you live in north hemisphere ;)What does it have to do with epilog contest? Imagine to...
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 09:40:59 PDT
Mid-Century Modern Style Coffee Table made with Plyboo (Bamboo Plywood) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Style-Coffee-Table-made-with-Plyboo-Ba/
Mid-Century Modern Style Coffee Table made with Plyboo (Bamboo Plywood) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/YYEJ/IERC75W8/FCSYYEJIERC75W8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/YYEJ/IERC75W8/FCSYYEJIERC75W8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/YYEJ/IERC75W8/FCSYYEJIERC75W8.SMALL.jpg Ypink I came upon some Plyboo, a new material made from laminated bamboo. Its a very attractive surface, with geometric end-grain. The laminate is dense, stable and quite expensive, so I didn't want to waste it.I had just enough for a coffee table, designing a open faced, split shelf 17" H table with roun...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 18:34:54 PDT
TV Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Stand-3/
TV Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/F6P6/IEOP6DN8/FBSF6P6IEOP6DN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/F6P6/IEOP6DN8/FBSF6P6IEOP6DN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/F6P6/IEOP6DN8/FBSF6P6IEOP6DN8.SMALL.jpg BeConi Hi,This is my first attemp to make an instructables (or more of a way to show what i made). I'm sorry about my writing/grammar/spelling mistakes (i'm from finland), google translate is not so good.We needed a new tvstand for our livingroom, so i went and build a new one. Sorry about that i don't hav...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 06:19:03 PDT
Upcycled TV Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-TV-Stand/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 04:59:50 PST
DYI Hope Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/DYI-Hope-Chest/
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 20:15:55 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Conference Table http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Conference-Table/
HomeMade Modern DIY Conference Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/ZMBD/IDUQM5QZ/F6DZMBDIDUQM5QZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/ZMBD/IDUQM5QZ/F6DZMBDIDUQM5QZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/ZMBD/IDUQM5QZ/F6DZMBDIDUQM5QZ.SMALL.jpg homemademodern I was comissioned to made this conference table for a startup called Yoshirt. I used angle irons to bind 2x6s into a sturdy solid wood tabletop, folding metal sawhorses as legs and wired 4 extension cords to the underside for charging stations. Building furniture for startups is a lot of fun. The en...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:49:46 PDT
A Modular Desk From Steel and Cypress Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Modular-Desk-From-Steel-and-Cypress-Wood/
A Modular Desk From Steel and Cypress Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/TQGL/IDQHXSUW/FFNTQGLIDQHXSUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/TQGL/IDQHXSUW/FFNTQGLIDQHXSUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/TQGL/IDQHXSUW/FFNTQGLIDQHXSUW.SMALL.jpg cwals15 The Story Behind the Desk:Because it's my first Instructable, I'd like to give a brief explanation of who I am as a self-proclaimed "maker." I grew up working on whatever projects either of my grandfathers or dad could dream up. One grandfather, "Gramps," is meticulous, a retired orthodontist. His t...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:57:46 PDT
Concept for a Sculptural Aquarium Installation // LOOKDOWN http://www.instructables.com/id/LOOKDOWN-concept-for-a-sculptural-aquarium-install/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 09:56:49 PDT
Easy and Strong 2x4 & 2x6 Bunk Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-Strong-2x4-2x6-Bunk-Bed/
Easy and Strong 2x4 & 2x6 Bunk Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/33WA/IDLI18Q3/F7L33WAIDLI18Q3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/33WA/IDLI18Q3/F7L33WAIDLI18Q3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/33WA/IDLI18Q3/F7L33WAIDLI18Q3.SMALL.jpg Jay Bates I’ve built a lot of these bunk beds in the past and recently built one for my own home. This is a super easy build as the materials are all common construction grade pine and every cut is a 90 degree cut so there are no complicated angles. The construction is with wood screws and pocket hole screws....
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 08:52:21 PDT