Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:28:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 Swivel Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Swivel-Keyboard/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 11:47:08 PDT
More Than Just a Table Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Than-Just-a-Table-Repair/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:45:18 PDT
Icosahedron Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Icosahedron-Lamp/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:26:09 PDT
DIY Moroccan Side Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Moroccan-Side-Table/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:36:17 PDT
Golf Bag Locker http://www.instructables.com/id/Golf-Bag-Locker/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:11:01 PDT
Work Bench Router Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Work-Bench-Router-Table/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:21:23 PDT
DIY pull-out trouser rack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-pull-out-trouser-rack/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:47:26 PDT
Barrel Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrel-Chairs/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 03:08:17 PDT
Fake Wood, Cardboard Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-Wood-Cardboard-Table/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 02:37:16 PDT
Hidden workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-workshop/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 03:25:35 PDT
The Ultimate Desk. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Desk/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:10:11 PDT
how to renew teak garden furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-renew-teak-garden-furniture/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:17:07 PDT
Tetra Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetra-Table/
Tetra Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/ME29/I15688VN/FVTME29I15688VN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/ME29/I15688VN/FVTME29I15688VN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/ME29/I15688VN/FVTME29I15688VN.SMALL.jpg gabrieldunne Tabletop: Inner Triangles: Mahogany Inner Triangle Edges: Purple Heart Outer Middle Parallelograms: Mahogany 3x Hexagon Edge: Walnut Outer Octagon: Red OakTable Base: 3/4" Birch Ply 1" Steel Bar Custom BracketsDesigned in Rhinoceros 3DThe concept for this tabletop came from a floor design for a geod...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:11:24 PDT
Reupholster Your Own Couch http://www.instructables.com/id/Reupholster-Your-Own-Couch/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:26:59 PDT
Table Refinish For Under $25 http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Refinish-For-Under-25/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 18:31:44 PDT
DIY Cable Drum Rocking Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cable-Drum-Rocking-Chair/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:27:00 PDT
Console Gaming Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Console-Gaming-Shelf/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 10:59:40 PDT
Mini Oak Plymouth Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Oak-Plymouth-Chest/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 06:28:42 PDT
Build your Simple Diy-Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-Simple-Diy-Table/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 04:56:16 PDT
How to restore wooden furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-restore-wooden-furniture/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 15:01:38 PDT
Upcycled Helm Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Helm-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 12:27:55 PDT
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
My Laptop Base http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Laptop-Base/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 20:15:12 PDT
Super Stable Work Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Stable-Work-Bench/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 16:51:24 PDT
PVC Pipe Table http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Pipe-Table/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 13:40:25 PDT
Coffee Table Desk Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Desk-Arm/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:35:05 PDT
french retro industrial reading side table http://www.instructables.com/id/french-retro-industrial-reading-side-table/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:03:01 PDT
cool french road sign coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/cool-french-road-sign-coffee-table/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:27:54 PDT
Minimalist gazebo http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-gazebo/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:23:21 PDT
Minimalist Dinner Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Dinner-Table/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:13:59 PDT
Foundation for Queen-size memory foam bed from basic frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Foundation-for-Queen-size-memory-foam-bed-from-bas/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:05:09 PDT
Black Iron Pipe Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Iron-Pipe-Table/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:41:56 PDT
Generating elliptical boxes using a laser cutter and Inkscape http://www.instructables.com/id/Generating-elliptical-boxes-using-a-laser-cutter-a/
Generating elliptical boxes using a laser cutter and Inkscape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/5LLU/I0C92JJY/FDV5LLUI0C92JJY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/5LLU/I0C92JJY/FDV5LLUI0C92JJY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/5LLU/I0C92JJY/FDV5LLUI0C92JJY.SMALL.jpg Basv This Instructable will teach you how to make elliptical boxes of different shapes and sizes like the ones pictured above. These boxes are easy to customize so you can add your own personal touch. Tools and materials A computer. Inkscape, a free and open source vector drawing application. ...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:50:35 PDT
Cool Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Table-1/
Cool Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/OYOU/I0C91DV4/FEVOYOUI0C91DV4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/OYOU/I0C91DV4/FEVOYOUI0C91DV4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/OYOU/I0C91DV4/FEVOYOUI0C91DV4.SMALL.jpg Casdi If the company is renovating the office, try to salvage the table top of your workstation. Find interesting ways to create legs for your table. Consider making use of packaging brackets of industrial air cooler like the ones shown in this picture. Use your imagination. Add another level a...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:41:11 PDT
Fast Weatherproofing (painting) your PVC structures. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Weatherproofing-painting-your-PVC-structures/
Fast Weatherproofing (painting) your PVC structures. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/PKPC/I0C8XXVO/FEEPKPCI0C8XXVO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/PKPC/I0C8XXVO/FEEPKPCI0C8XXVO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/PKPC/I0C8XXVO/FEEPKPCI0C8XXVO.SMALL.jpg GarrettH2 If you make PVC structures that are meant to be outdoors full time, you might find they fall apart quickly.This is because the sun bakes them and makes the PVC brittle in short order.In order to UV protect your PVC, use outdoor paint on them.The trouble is that painting a lot of tubes can be quite ...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 13:14:42 PDT
Tardis Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Tardis-Headboard/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 13:10:21 PDT
Coffee Table by: Wood Crow http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-by-Wood-Crow/
Coffee Table by: Wood Crow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/XQM9/I0C8WS8O/F31XQM9I0C8WS8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/XQM9/I0C8WS8O/F31XQM9I0C8WS8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/XQM9/I0C8WS8O/F31XQM9I0C8WS8O.SMALL.jpg Wood Crow I found Instructables about a year ago now, and have loved it! I've gotten so many great ideas from this awesome community and finally I think I'm ready to contribute and hopefully help others like myself. This will be my first go at it and I hope you like it. I want this to be an instructable that ...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:12:11 PDT
IKEA Hack EXPEDIT Wine Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Hack-EXPEDIT-Wine-Rack/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:19:18 PDT
Broken Tile Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-Tile-Table/
Broken Tile Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/IX4N/I07YN01Y/FHRIX4NI07YN01Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/IX4N/I07YN01Y/FHRIX4NI07YN01Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/IX4N/I07YN01Y/FHRIX4NI07YN01Y.SMALL.jpg hharris11 This project started due to a mistake on my part. I bought an old wooden table to refinish. When started to sand the top layer I realized it was compressed wood and could not be refinished like natural wood, so I had to figure an alternate solution. Whats Needed Depending on the type of table a...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:24:07 PDT
Hamster Wheel Standing Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Hamster-Wheel-Standing-Desk/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:11:10 PDT
Rustic Bed Frame - Queen Size http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Bed-Frame-Queen-Size/
Rustic Bed Frame - Queen Size - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/OMA5/I08LK2CY/F9POMA5I08LK2CY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/OMA5/I08LK2CY/F9POMA5I08LK2CY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/OMA5/I08LK2CY/F9POMA5I08LK2CY.SMALL.jpg pyroboyn64 It started about a year ago. My wife and I were looking at hand made furniture and fell in love with a bed frame made of cedar. It was sanded and "rustic" meaning log form. We wanted to get it but it cost $1,000. So I told my wife that I could make it. And so, six months later, I started the pr...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 06:53:12 PDT
Pallet Coffee Table 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Coffee-Table-2-3/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 06:11:49 PDT
Garden Bench Refurb http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Bench-Refurb/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:38:05 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
Make your own wood patio furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-wood-patio-furnitrure/
Make your own wood patio furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/L3ZP/HZXYL95A/FOUL3ZPHZXYL95A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/L3ZP/HZXYL95A/FOUL3ZPHZXYL95A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/L3ZP/HZXYL95A/FOUL3ZPHZXYL95A.SMALL.jpg dezine A few months back I featured an article on making your own designer patio furniture. I did mention that this was my dream patio suite and that I would be making my own patio furniture when time allowed and I have now completed the sofa part of the suite.I had to make some modifications to the origin...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:56:51 PDT
Wood-furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-funiture/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/JDOC/HZV3QABP/FURJDOCHZV3QABP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/JDOC/HZV3QABP/FURJDOCHZV3QABP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/JDOC/HZV3QABP/FURJDOCHZV3QABP.SMALL.jpg Paskawimostos Custom Birch Ply Furniture Coffee table upgrade! Ramified Armchair - bending plywood Folding coffee table MORE NOMAD FURNITURE: A Folding Desk Adjustable bookshelf for angled walls Platform Bed with Drawers Box Bed Bookcase Bed with Hidden Storage Build a Modul...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 10:57:30 PDT
Cedar Platform Bed. Rebuilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Platform-Bed-TakeTwo/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 14:16:11 PDT
Make a Simple Headboard from Cabinet Doors http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Simple-Headboard-from-Cabinet-Doors/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 08:04:49 PDT
How to make a Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Workbench-1/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 08:57:12 PDT
Sawhorse Desk on the Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawhorse-Desk-on-the-Cheap/
Sawhorse Desk on the Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/UHM4/HZNYJD2L/F87UHM4HZNYJD2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/UHM4/HZNYJD2L/F87UHM4HZNYJD2L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/UHM4/HZNYJD2L/F87UHM4HZNYJD2L.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins As a collage student and more importantly, as a maker, a desk is not optional. Living 120 miles from home, portability was a large designing constraint. And as a student with no job, doing things as inexpensive as possible is a must. The first place I looked was the local classifieds. Finding many d...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 13:06:04 PDT