Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture http://www.instructables.com Sun, 7 Feb 2016 05:41:17 PST BLOX v1.01 1963 Graduation Chest of Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/1963-Graduation-Chest-of-Drawers/
1963 Graduation Chest of Drawers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/PLRW/IKA06N3J/F8DPLRWIKA06N3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/PLRW/IKA06N3J/F8DPLRWIKA06N3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/PLRW/IKA06N3J/F8DPLRWIKA06N3J.SMALL.jpg JanelS1 My Father built this Chest of Drawers for me when I graduated High School in 1963. It has been loved, used and abused for many years. I took it apart and cleaned it, inside and out, with Vinegar and water. Then I used liquid TSP to remove grease and to help the paint adhere. I let it dry for 2 days....
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 17:23:37 PST
Turn Your Dead Scanner Into a Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Dead-Scanner-Into-a-Picture-Frame/
Turn Your Dead Scanner Into a Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/2BQ4/IK8N0WNG/FF42BQ4IK8N0WNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/2BQ4/IK8N0WNG/FF42BQ4IK8N0WNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/2BQ4/IK8N0WNG/FF42BQ4IK8N0WNG.SMALL.jpg greenben214 Before it was a scanner ready to be tossed out.After it turned into a nice bit of furniture to display the magnificence of your photography skills.I know I am not the only one out there that as salvage tons of parts from printers and scanners of all shapes and sizes.There was this dismantled one on ...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 10:42:05 PST
PANYL - FLAT SURFACES http://www.instructables.com/id/PANYL-FLAT-SURFACES/
PANYL - FLAT SURFACES - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/CC5Y/IK7BRTZQ/FXTCC5YIK7BRTZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/CC5Y/IK7BRTZQ/FXTCC5YIK7BRTZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/CC5Y/IK7BRTZQ/FXTCC5YIK7BRTZQ.SMALL.jpg panyl resource / how toFLAT SURFACES PEEL LINER Peel and remove the outer border, if any. Flip the PANYL upside down and peel several inches of the liner. LINE UP Align the exposed edge of the PANYL with the top edge of your surface. Take your time. If the alignment is off, remove the PANYL from the...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 21:17:07 PST
A Tardis Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Tardis-Bookcase/
A Tardis Bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/EWOC/IK7BOX3S/FJSEWOCIK7BOX3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/EWOC/IK7BOX3S/FJSEWOCIK7BOX3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/EWOC/IK7BOX3S/FJSEWOCIK7BOX3S.SMALL.jpg CODO69 I currently work at The Home Depot and get to help hundreds of people every week. Occasionally I get those who may require extra help with a project or idea for a project. Nov 2013, I had a customer named Marilyn walk in and request some help with making a book case. Her daughter was in LOVE with th...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 14:26:43 PST
Upcycled Wood Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Wood-Bench/
Upcycled Wood Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/N4TE/IJYV6BUC/FHZN4TEIJYV6BUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/N4TE/IJYV6BUC/FHZN4TEIJYV6BUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/N4TE/IJYV6BUC/FHZN4TEIJYV6BUC.SMALL.jpg TaniaA6 Had some old scrap wood in the garage. Decided to make a bench for my bedroom. safety first First you're going to need safety equipment: Gloves, Dust mask, Safety glasses, ear protection. Table saw and trimming I used old tongue and groove redwood from a wall that had been removed years ago. ...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 20:50:53 PST
Reproduction of a small desk from Texas http://www.instructables.com/id/Reproduction-of-a-Small-Desk-From-Texas/
Reproduction of a small desk from Texas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/VLTT/IK4CKOJM/F0FVLTTIK4CKOJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/VLTT/IK4CKOJM/F0FVLTTIK4CKOJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/VLTT/IK4CKOJM/F0FVLTTIK4CKOJM.SMALL.jpg ajtarnas I spent a few weeks dismantling a house in Texas south of Austin this past November. A friend I made there found a nice little desk. We dismantled it so she could fit it in her car, and we cut parts for a second slightly larger copy. So there are two little desks waiting to be built in Texas with no...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 16:20:57 PST
Wall Mounted Plywood Entertainment Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mounted-Plywood-Entertainment-Center/
Wall Mounted Plywood Entertainment Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/Z7T9/IK2X60K2/F4DZ7T9IK2X60K2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/Z7T9/IK2X60K2/F4DZ7T9IK2X60K2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/Z7T9/IK2X60K2/F4DZ7T9IK2X60K2.SMALL.jpg Shawn_palmiter with this instructable I had a dinky little entertainment center and want ed a bigger one. I looked up prices for sum of these that I wanted to buy but they were outrageously priced..... so I decide to make my own. building the base so the tools that I used were 1. table saw2. power drill3. mite...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 20:44:35 PST
From Shop to Home http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Shop-to-Home/
From Shop to Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/JODB/IK5S0776/F87JODBIK5S0776.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/JODB/IK5S0776/F87JODBIK5S0776.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/JODB/IK5S0776/F87JODBIK5S0776.SMALL.jpg TaniaA6 While shamelessly dumpster diving, I found a swimsuit rack that was being disposed of. I took apart the racks and sanded (for a really long time) the varnish off build some shelves and attached them. Then stained it and have it to my daughter for her books as a gift. she loves it! !
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 15:53:54 PST
Propane Tank Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Tank-Bench/
Propane Tank Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/C4GH/IK02AXE0/FFPC4GHIK02AXE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/C4GH/IK02AXE0/FFPC4GHIK02AXE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/C4GH/IK02AXE0/FFPC4GHIK02AXE0.SMALL.jpg colinselig This bench is made from a scrap propane tank. The raw material This idea originated with a junk 575 gallon propane tank on my property, which my wife told me I had to get rid of or "do something with." A lot of energy had been used to form the 5/16" thick steel into this curvaceous shape and it...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 00:00:39 PST
coffee table .. old to new http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Old-to-New/
coffee table .. old to new - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/CMSB/IK02A10H/FTKCMSBIK02A10H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/CMSB/IK02A10H/FTKCMSBIK02A10H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/CMSB/IK02A10H/FTKCMSBIK02A10H.SMALL.jpg kooler This old coffee table has been in my family since I was a small tadpole.. it had teeth marks in it from were I was a baby and my parents refinished the top after I cut all my teeth.. ha.. I have had it for 15 years now and it was just to heavy to move around my living room so I wanted a lighter and ...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 21:11:05 PST
DIY Storage Benches http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Storage-Benches/
DIY Storage Benches - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/EDHA/IJYUPX03/FI1EDHAIJYUPX03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/EDHA/IJYUPX03/FI1EDHAIJYUPX03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/EDHA/IJYUPX03/FI1EDHAIJYUPX03.SMALL.jpg mlawing In the fall of 2014, we bought our second home and were excited to have a separate room for our daughter's play area. Excited until we realized none of our furniture worked with the space, leaving us no storage. With a little DIY ingenuity, some Ikea baskets we already had, and a couple sheets of MD...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 19:22:13 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
How to make a simple coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Coffee-Table/
How to make a simple coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/D0A1/IJYUIJVM/FJXD0A1IJYUIJVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/D0A1/IJYUIJVM/FJXD0A1IJYUIJVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/D0A1/IJYUIJVM/FJXD0A1IJYUIJVM.SMALL.jpg Zackiemay YouTube video: https://youtu.be/VeHOlECIEukMaterials needed:-Half a sheet of ¾” Birch Plywood-4 right angle brackets-1 ¼” screws-¾“ screwsTools Needed: -Drill -Circular Saw -Jigsaw-Router with 1/8” router bit ​Cut the Table Top The table top is 18” by 48”.I clamped a piece of aluminum extrusion t...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 19:57:16 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
Simple Hat and Key Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hat-and-Key-Rack/
Simple Hat and Key Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/QZGA/IJWWM237/FW4QZGAIJWWM237.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/QZGA/IJWWM237/FW4QZGAIJWWM237.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/QZGA/IJWWM237/FW4QZGAIJWWM237.SMALL.jpg Badger4700 This is a simple project made from items around the shop. I was cleaning out the shop and found a bunch of miscellaneous materials that included an old calendar with some pictures I liked, a metal tar bucket lid, a shed antler, and some braided rope. I cleaned up the lid with a wire brush and spr...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:04:45 PST
Furniture Trash Turned Treasure http://www.instructables.com/id/Furniture-Trash-Turned-Treasure/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 08:08:17 PST
Art & Craft http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Craft/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/ZB2M/IJUCRU67/FM4ZB2MIJUCRU67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/ZB2M/IJUCRU67/FM4ZB2MIJUCRU67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/ZB2M/IJUCRU67/FM4ZB2MIJUCRU67.SMALL.jpg sloppyflow null null null null null null Amplifier Dock Glow table Steampunk Desk Lamp Build an industrial-looking shelf from a metal door veneer lamp Concrete Lamp Industrial Style Pallet Coffee Table Elegant industrial style lamp made from old cooking p...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 07:58:06 PST
How to Create Your Own Frosted Glass Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-Your-Own-Frosted-Glass-Sign/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 15:50:23 PST
Fly Away to Sleep. Childs Bed. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fly-Away-to-Sleep-Childs-Bed/
Fly Away to Sleep. Childs Bed. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/76LS/IJRFIEIB/FY776LSIJRFIEIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/76LS/IJRFIEIB/FY776LSIJRFIEIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/76LS/IJRFIEIB/FY776LSIJRFIEIB.SMALL.jpg fr!th This is a bed I made for my son. He loves planes. I love ridiculous projects that I don't have time for. It's a match made in heaven! Inspiration This is the part where you drink beer and think about that awesome project that you might just have time for (like a week before starting a new job) an...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 05:28:26 PST
Gradient Flow Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Gradient-Flow-Table/
Gradient Flow Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/DWNX/IJRHLZ6V/FADDWNXIJRHLZ6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/DWNX/IJRHLZ6V/FADDWNXIJRHLZ6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/DWNX/IJRHLZ6V/FADDWNXIJRHLZ6V.SMALL.jpg TylerSpeirBradford These are the renderings of a project I'm working on. Its a 14 by 3 foot community table for a restaurant. Using different species of wood and favoring as much variation as i can get, Im looking to create what looks like a sound wave traveling though the wood. Concept Design I started playing ar...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 12:41:28 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
Lasercut Cardboard Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Cardboard-Chair/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 09:35:27 PST
Extreme Table top Makeover Pour in Place Concrete Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Table-Makeover-Pour-in-Place-Concrete-Tabl/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 08:15:38 PST
2x4 Wave Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Wave-Coffee-Table/
2x4 Wave Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/OKQ5/IJORWD93/F27OKQ5IJORWD93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/OKQ5/IJORWD93/F27OKQ5IJORWD93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/OKQ5/IJORWD93/F27OKQ5IJORWD93.SMALL.jpg eLVirus88 I have always been amazed by those ridiculously cool parametric tables that are built out of hundreds of slices of wood. It is pretty awesome to think how a flat board can morph into such an organic and fluid-looking shape. I have also been dying to push the boundaries of my new miter saw. Enter the...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 06:03:18 PST
Mesa Hecha Con Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Mesa-Hecha-Con-Pallets/
Mesa Hecha Con Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ZNKZ/IJOLNIUZ/F5MZNKZIJOLNIUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ZNKZ/IJOLNIUZ/F5MZNKZIJOLNIUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ZNKZ/IJOLNIUZ/F5MZNKZIJOLNIUZ.SMALL.jpg Chica Maker ¡En esta ocasión les traemos un DIY bien padre! Hemos estado trabajando en conjunto con nuestros amigos de Tepache Hacklab, quienes nos ayudaron a armar esta mesa hecha con pallets. Les dejamos aquí los materiales que van a necesitar: 2 Pallets de madera4 patas de tubo de galvanizadoPijasBrochaBarni...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 11:21:20 PST
Modifying IKEA Andy Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Modifying-IKEA-Andy-Drawers/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 10:26:24 PST
Windmills and Gear Ratios http://www.instructables.com/id/Windmills-and-Gear-Ratios/
Windmills and Gear Ratios - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/7M32/IJN55EON/FOF7M32IJN55EON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/7M32/IJN55EON/FOF7M32IJN55EON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/7M32/IJN55EON/FOF7M32IJN55EON.SMALL.jpg REchargeAcademy This guide extends beyond the simple windmill from the “Simple MacGyver windmill that lifts weight” Instructable to explore the mechanisms that affect the amount of weight your windmill can lift and how quickly the weight will be lifted. Materials simple windmill (see “Simple MacGyver windmill th...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 14:03:54 PST
Spine Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Spine-Table/
Spine Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/JJ5J/IJN7B6U0/F2PJJ5JIJN7B6U0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/JJ5J/IJN7B6U0/F2PJJ5JIJN7B6U0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/JJ5J/IJN7B6U0/F2PJJ5JIJN7B6U0.SMALL.jpg TylerSpeirBradford This was a piece I did while in school at the Academy of art. I wanted to create a piece that used straight lines on an algorithm that would look organic. I used inspiration from the spines of deep sea creatures for the overall form. Concept drawings I started with concept sketches (as i always ...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 13:06:01 PST
State Glow Table http://www.instructables.com/id/State-Glow-Table/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:57:31 PST
Flat Pack: Flower box http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-Flower-Box/
Flat Pack: Flower box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/OVE8/IJM05BYT/FXQOVE8IJM05BYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/OVE8/IJM05BYT/FXQOVE8IJM05BYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/OVE8/IJM05BYT/FXQOVE8IJM05BYT.SMALL.jpg waterwegbolwerk Hi there!I'm a student industrial product development at Howest. For a school assigment, I had to design a flat packed item, and I came up with a flower pot idea. In this blog I will show you why and how its made.Flat pack, whats that?Flat pack is a way of designing and transporting items in a way t...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 07:22:59 PST
Simple Wooden Wellington Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wooden-Wellington-Rack/
Simple Wooden Wellington Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/95AM/IJLZZJ14/FQB95AMIJLZZJ14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/95AM/IJLZZJ14/FQB95AMIJLZZJ14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/95AM/IJLZZJ14/FQB95AMIJLZZJ14.SMALL.jpg Jedi_zombie85 Well here wae are again,Its time for another instructable and shock horror!!!! this one is a more practicle instructable than my usual cosplay or comic themed ones.After visiting my grandfather again and spending the weekend down in very very wet Somerset decided to make him something practical ( So...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 05:41:56 PST
Ikea Hack Adult Coloring Book Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Hack-Adult-Coloring-Book-Table/
Ikea Hack Adult Coloring Book Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/MWSY/IJM037HR/F4OMWSYIJM037HR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/MWSY/IJM037HR/F4OMWSYIJM037HR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/MWSY/IJM037HR/F4OMWSYIJM037HR.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Makeover a basic table with your favorite adult coloring book pages! Watch the short video tutorial here! Stuff you'll need Simple table (I used an Ikea Lack Table)Adult coloring book page copies (I enlarged mine) Paintbrush E-6000 Spray Adhesive Americana Decoupage Scissors Craft knife Her...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 17:10:58 PST
hammock in da house! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-in-Da-House/
hammock in da house! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/DR4H/IJLPQ65W/FAODR4HIJLPQ65W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/DR4H/IJLPQ65W/FAODR4HIJLPQ65W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/DR4H/IJLPQ65W/FAODR4HIJLPQ65W.SMALL.jpg nusti all the question is how to fixe it!let's do cheap and easydrill hole, put a screw(here 8x70mm), a slice, and either the rope direct, either a ring of chain!like 1€ for this fixation!and let's enjoybtw, i did the hammock myself ..like max 20€ with rope..nice to change from a regular bad sometime.. an...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 14:11:59 PST
Dr. Who Rx Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Dr-Who-Rx-Cabinet/
Dr. Who Rx Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/VTSE/IJKAFFDO/FEXVTSEIJKAFFDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/VTSE/IJKAFFDO/FEXVTSEIJKAFFDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/VTSE/IJKAFFDO/FEXVTSEIJKAFFDO.SMALL.jpg dlindstrom On a bit of a whim, I decided the plain medicine cabinet in my kids bathroom could use a Dr. Who inspired makeover. This is that story. Envision your dream I took some rough measurements of the cabinet in it's current state and decided which graphics I would use. I scoured the internet looking fo...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 08:09:00 PST
Bed in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-in-a-Box/
Bed in a Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/LYNU/IJLZZSVP/FTWLYNUIJLZZSVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/LYNU/IJLZZSVP/FTWLYNUIJLZZSVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/LYNU/IJLZZSVP/FTWLYNUIJLZZSVP.SMALL.jpg ineverfinishanyth Inspired by Rob MacPherson's medieval-style collapsible bed (see here), I decided to take a simplified approach towards a twin-sized version for a Christmas gift. This design lacks all the bells and whistles of MacPherson's design, and was made to simply slide under another bed for storage between u...
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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/
DIY Budget Friendly Designer Headboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/SSBE/IJKEMF8I/FERSSBEIJKEMF8I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/SSBE/IJKEMF8I/FERSSBEIJKEMF8I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/SSBE/IJKEMF8I/FERSSBEIJKEMF8I.SMALL.jpg matta26 My wife and I recently purchased a new King sized bed. We were thrilled to trade in our old Queen size but that also meant we needed to get a new headboard as well. My wife went out shopping and found a nice fabric "Tufted" headboard for $1700! After finding out that a "tuft" was just a button, I ...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 18:47:00 PST
Olive Wood and Resin Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Olive-Wood-and-Resin-Bar/
Olive Wood and Resin Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/P25F/IJKCG3KH/F3IP25FIJKCG3KH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/P25F/IJKCG3KH/F3IP25FIJKCG3KH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/P25F/IJKCG3KH/F3IP25FIJKCG3KH.SMALL.jpg TylerSpeirBradford This was a piece I did for a private client. They wanted a bar for their home made out of Olive wood. The main challenge here was the amount of resin casting I had to do. It was a lot as you can see!
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 15:16:50 PST
Sewing table renovation http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawing-Table-Renovation/
Sewing table renovation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/WTKP/IJIUTASK/FE0WTKPIJIUTASK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/WTKP/IJIUTASK/FE0WTKPIJIUTASK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/WTKP/IJIUTASK/FE0WTKPIJIUTASK.SMALL.jpg YaronShemesh We were looking to a little table for keys, cell phone, letters and other small stuff we grab on the way out.I took my grandmother old wooden sewing machine and renovated it to a beautiful home entrance table, combination of wood, iron and glass.btw the sewing machine still works! ;) Unloading... ...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 08:59:20 PST
Bathtub Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Bathtub-Caddy-1/
Bathtub Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/ZEWV/IJIX007P/F0MZEWVIJIX007P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/ZEWV/IJIX007P/F0MZEWVIJIX007P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/ZEWV/IJIX007P/F0MZEWVIJIX007P.SMALL.jpg BearTrapper A fun, cheap project for your loved one! Trust me, if she loves baths, she will love this! Measurements For this item to work properly, it must be custom fit to your bathtub. So grab your tape, pencil and paper. Now sit in your bathtub and determine where the widest point is and where a comforta...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 15:56:28 PST
Production turning legs http://www.instructables.com/id/Production-Turning-Legs/
Production turning legs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/WJFW/IJHFH0DT/F4NWJFWIJHFH0DT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/WJFW/IJHFH0DT/F4NWJFWIJHFH0DT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/WJFW/IJHFH0DT/F4NWJFWIJHFH0DT.SMALL.jpg Simon Beggs Wood Turning As a cabinet maker, turning is not really a common skill in Australia. Fortunately its my hobby and I have the lathe, so I get given all the turning work for my job. Production turning I quite different to hobbyist turning as I found out. The emphasis is on the efficiency as well as accuracy for cri...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 09:58:30 PST
How To.. Make A Magic Ping Pong Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Magic-Ping-Pong-Table/
How To.. Make A Magic Ping Pong Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/GUTA/IJKCMA53/FJGGUTAIJKCMA53.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/GUTA/IJKCMA53/FJGGUTAIJKCMA53.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/GUTA/IJKCMA53/FJGGUTAIJKCMA53.SMALL.jpg Petit Miracles This is how we made our first magic ping pong table! It's a boardroom table that can easily be turned into a ping pong table! We hope you enjoy! ​First you need your legs and base! We have used pine for ours but its really a matter of personal taste Then, your table top! We have used Redwood p...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 04:59:20 PST
Ballet Barre http://www.instructables.com/id/Ballet-Barre/
Ballet Barre - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/2320/IJG01QPC/F9T2320IJG01QPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/2320/IJG01QPC/F9T2320IJG01QPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/2320/IJG01QPC/F9T2320IJG01QPC.SMALL.jpg Piercemd When a friend decided to sponsor "Barre" exercise classes at her Yoga studio, Sacred Rivers Yoga in Connecticut, we started to explore options for acquiring Ballet barres. Part of the decision to create them rather than buy them was cost. The other issue was the need to remove them from the wall o...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:28:53 PST
Repurposed Material Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-Material-Bench/
Repurposed Material Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/AZME/IJG4AKHL/FBEAZMEIJG4AKHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/AZME/IJG4AKHL/FBEAZMEIJG4AKHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/AZME/IJG4AKHL/FBEAZMEIJG4AKHL.SMALL.jpg MSheridan17 This bench was built using a variety of recycled and repurposed materials. Materials Wood: 2 pieces 45 1/4th in long4 pieces 23 7/8th in long Pallet 4 metal legs Cushion/padding Exterior fabric Tools Box cutter/X-Acto knifeSaw (Circular power saw, hacksaw or handsaw can be used) Drill/Screw...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:13:20 PST
Gear Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Gear-Table/
Gear Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/AREF/IJHHJ4U5/F38AREFIJHHJ4U5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/AREF/IJHHJ4U5/F38AREFIJHHJ4U5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/AREF/IJHHJ4U5/F38AREFIJHHJ4U5.SMALL.jpg TylerSpeirBradford This was a project i did for an event called Dining by design back in 2014. I wanted to create an interactive piece that people could have fun with. It was quite a hit and I would love to keep exploring this theme.
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:03:05 PST
Foldable Tabletop Standing Work Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-Tabletop-Standing-Work-Station/
Foldable Tabletop Standing Work Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/ITU2/IJG01PP3/FRUITU2IJG01PP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/ITU2/IJG01PP3/FRUITU2IJG01PP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/ITU2/IJG01PP3/FRUITU2IJG01PP3.SMALL.jpg hammersmith This is my third attempt at making this. At one point I started having back problems from sitting so much. I decided to create a work station that I could put on my table top so I could stand to work. The first one I made, I ripped pieces of 2x4s to make thin strips of wood. I made it very solid and...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 08:23:47 PST
Tiny kitchen build (All in one kitchen/Table and chair unit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Kitchen-Build-All-in-One-KitchenTable-and-Cha/
Tiny kitchen build (All in one kitchen/Table and chair unit) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/F8BO/IJG48ISY/FT7F8BOIJG48ISY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/F8BO/IJG48ISY/FT7F8BOIJG48ISY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/F8BO/IJG48ISY/FT7F8BOIJG48ISY.SMALL.jpg jakec28 I have always liked space saving products so I decided to create a all in one kitchen unit that is meant to allow the user to stay in a standard van on his/her own for a couple days and cook with relative ease and comfort. (This is my first Instructable) Initial idea/ Development I first had to d...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 07:14:59 PST
Making Three Chairs into One Fantastic Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Three-Chairs-Into-One-Fantastic-Bench/
Making Three Chairs into One Fantastic Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/1VPJ/IJG48DAM/FZZ1VPJIJG48DAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/1VPJ/IJG48DAM/FZZ1VPJIJG48DAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/1VPJ/IJG48DAM/FZZ1VPJIJG48DAM.SMALL.jpg TamaraBerg After doing some "spring cleaning," I was inspired to do a little upcycling with a project that has been brewing in my brain. The end result is beautiful, the process easy, and it can prevent a bunch of ‘junk’ from landing in the landfill. And if you are creative, you can spend almost no money! It’...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 15:40:58 PST
Surface mount touchscreen for under £60! http://www.instructables.com/id/Surface-Mount-Touchscreen-for-Under-60/
Surface mount touchscreen for under £60! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/K7N5/IJEKMS2P/F6BK7N5IJEKMS2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/K7N5/IJEKMS2P/F6BK7N5IJEKMS2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/K7N5/IJEKMS2P/F6BK7N5IJEKMS2P.SMALL.jpg Gadgeman87 So after using my new table/desk for a couple of weeks I decided what I needed next was a touchscreen of a decent size to make certain tasks on the computer a bit easier (and because it would look cool!).I managed to find a 19" elo touchscreen for £50 on eBay! Absolute bargain considering they're ab...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 10:02:40 PST
Memory Foam Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Memory-Foam-Chair/
Memory Foam Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/ZU8F/IJEOTI7X/FT6ZU8FIJEOTI7X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/ZU8F/IJEOTI7X/FT6ZU8FIJEOTI7X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/ZU8F/IJEOTI7X/FT6ZU8FIJEOTI7X.SMALL.jpg MannyI Want an awesome, more comfortable office chair you can say you 'worked on' yourself? Follow our instructions and you'll have one in no time! Gather Your Materials To make this project, you will need:An office chairMemory foamAdhesive (we used spray)Whatever kind of cloth you preferLeatherCotton ...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 06:34:34 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