Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - stool - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:17:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy Angled Mortises on the Drill Press - (Attaching Round Legs at an Angle) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Angled-Mortices-on-the-Drill-Press-Attaching-/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 12:27:41 PDT
Ladder Chair / Library Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladder-Chair-Library-Chair/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 09:55:24 PDT
DIY Stump Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stump-Stool/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 11:09:48 PDT
Hutch Re-purposed to a BAR DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Hutch-Re-purposed-to-a-BAR-DIY/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 22:57:10 PDT
How to Build a Stool from One 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Stool-from-One-2x4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SMALL.jpg xbremer The following is a basic overview of how to build a three-legged stool from one eight-foot 2x4. This design pushes efficiency of material. Interestingly, the stools produced from one 2x4 tend to take on a character that is a caricature of the initial features that define the design... For instance, ...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 01:12:55 PDT
Narrow transformable spiral step stool from scrap wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Narrow-transformable-spiral-step-stool-from-scrap-/
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:23:15 PDT
Whiskey Barrel Bar Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Whiskey-Barrel-Bar-Stools/
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 22:27:37 PDT
Spare parts garage/shop stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Spare-parts-garageshop-stool/
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 17:06:42 PDT
Shipping pallet stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Shipping-pallet-stool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/TBOZ/HHS9D2DP/FXWTBOZHHS9D2DP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/TBOZ/HHS9D2DP/FXWTBOZHHS9D2DP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/TBOZ/HHS9D2DP/FXWTBOZHHS9D2DP.SMALL.jpg thomseal There are plenty of old shipping pallets floating around, which frequently become reappropriated in the form of tables and chairs. The wood used in shipping pallets is of low quality, but by cutting it up and laminating it back together, strength and new aesthetic can be achieved.  Tools/Materials:...
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 16:49:01 PDT
Campbell's Soup Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Campbells-Soup-Stool/
Campbell's Soup Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/OH1K/HH2W39SB/FMXOH1KHH2W39SB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/OH1K/HH2W39SB/FMXOH1KHH2W39SB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/OH1K/HH2W39SB/FMXOH1KHH2W39SB.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 After 5 days of working, I am finally proud to show you my Campbell's Soup Stool! The 60s are one of my favorite decades even if I wasn't born yet...and one of the many things that come to my mind whenever I think of the 60s is Andy Warhol and his paintings! His Campbell's Soup Can painting is so f...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 13:52:54 PDT
DIY CONCRETE:: 5 Gallon Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CONCRETE-5-Gallon-Stool/
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Wed, 6 Mar 2013 10:41:37 PST
Pine & Denim cricket http://www.instructables.com/id/Pine-Denim-cricket/
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 22:25:54 PST
Giant 555 Timer Chip Cardboard Piano Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-555-Timer-Chip-Cardboard-Piano-Bench/
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Fri, 27 Jan 2012 07:39:44 PST
Road Sign Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Road-Sign-Stools/
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