Instructables: exploring - workshop - metalworking - metal - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:47:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Aluminium Anodization at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminium-Anodization-at-Home/
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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 02:20:10 PDT
How to Sharpen a Metal Chisel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sharpen-a-Metal-Chisel/
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 16:28:45 PST
How to Sharpen a Center Punch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sharpen-a-Center-Punch/
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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 08:41:49 PST
Make Whistles from Scrap Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Metal-Whistles/
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 07:30:28 PST
Stainless Scoop http://www.instructables.com/id/Stainless-Scoop/
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 08:43:35 PST
Metal Flower (Stainless Steel) http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Flower-Magnet/
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:15:50 PST
Homemade Steel Studded Mace http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Steel-Studded-Mace/
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 04:45:30 PST
Home Improvement Store: Metal Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Improvement-Store-Metal-Rose/
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:50:22 PST
How to make a Bottle Prison http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bottle-Prison/
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 12:07:56 PST
DIY Welding Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Welding-Table/
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 08:03:02 PST
Star Wars X-wing Fighter, life sized model for $400! http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-X-wing-Fighter-Life-Sized-Model-for-400/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 15:00:34 PST
Etching With Electricity http://www.instructables.com/id/Etching-With-Electricity/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 21:03:59 PST
Rusty Tools to Rustic Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Rusty-Tools-to-Rustic-Art/
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 00:34:09 PST
How to Make a Metal Drawer! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Metal-Drawer/
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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 06:12:56 PST
Home-made Anvil http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-Anvil/
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:54:28 PST
HAND FORGED Cold Chisel, From a Rusty Old Coil Spring http://www.instructables.com/id/HAND-FORGED-Cold-Chisel-From-a-Rusty-Old-Coil-Spri/
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:39:46 PST
Making a Kriegsmesser http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Kriegsmesser/
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 08:31:18 PST
Fixed blade Chopper {how to} http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixed-Blade-Chopper-how-To/
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 22:18:09 PST
DIY Metal Stamping http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Metal-Stamping/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 22:41:38 PST
Metalic Chess Set From Scrach http://www.instructables.com/id/Metalic-Chess-Set-From-Scrach/
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 18:11:04 PST
Organic Structure Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Organic-Structure-Table/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 06:43:03 PST
Woodworking Marking Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-Marking-Knife-1/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 03:18:05 PST
Make An Aluminum Earphones Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Aluminum-Earphones-Holder/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 08:09:27 PST
RING OUT OF SPOON http://www.instructables.com/id/RING-OUT-OF-SPOON/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 07:50:59 PST
MK: DIY CS:GO Karambit http://www.instructables.com/id/MK-DIY-CSGO-Karambit/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 20:55:22 PST
Metal "Rug" http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Rug/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:35:11 PST
Make It Extreme's Crane http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Extremes-Crane/
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 13:25:09 PST
MK: DIY Anti zombie hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Zombie-Hammer/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 18:10:47 PST
Rocker Arms Clothes Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocker-Arms-Clothes-Hanger/
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:05:19 PST
Rubik Twist Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubik-Twist-Tutorial/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 21:49:26 PDT
Make an Aluminum | Brass PEN http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Aluminum-Brass-PEN/
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:19:21 PDT
Cutting Metal With a Plasma Torch ( With Accuracy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Metal-With-a-Plasma-Torch-With-Accuracy/
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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:17:34 PDT
Welding Gloves That Live Forever http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Gloves-That-Live-Forever/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 21:21:06 PDT
MK: DIY Dog cleaver http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Cleaver/
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 11:16:55 PDT
Industrial Hand Rail http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Hand-Rail/
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:15:27 PDT
MK: DIY Pizza bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Pizza-Bike/
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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 05:19:13 PDT
Sandscoop for Metal Detecting http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandscoop-for-Metal-Detecting/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 20:21:00 PDT
Industrial Coffee Table from Reclaimed Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Coffee-Table-From-Reclaimed-Metal/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 21:32:07 PDT
How to Electroplate Metal Objects http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Electroplate-Metal-Objects/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 08:53:11 PDT
Metal Burr Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Burr-Puzzle/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 11:40:30 PDT
Electromagnetic Gauntlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Electromagnetic-Gauntlet/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 06:52:46 PDT
Convert a Hobie Cat from Sail to Power (Cheap Pontoon Boat) http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Hobie-Cat-From-Sail-to-Power-Cheap-Ponto/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:42:42 PDT
Baguette (French Bread) Pan/Mould under 1$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Baguette-French-Bread-PanMould-Under-1/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:21:15 PDT
metal rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Rose/
metal rose - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/DWI5/ISCADCAT/F7YDWI5ISCADCAT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/DWI5/ISCADCAT/F7YDWI5ISCADCAT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/DWI5/ISCADCAT/F7YDWI5ISCADCAT.SMALL.jpg my wookie ive been making these for a little over a year now and blacksmiths, copper smiths, and tin smiths alike have been using this method for hundreds of years. I think im ready to share them on here finaly Materials the name "rose metal products" is just a coincidence as far as i knowremember you don...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:32:31 PDT
CNC Machining: Tips and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Machining-Tips-and-Tricks/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:19:02 PDT
Bed to Bench - Metal version http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-to-Bench-Metal-Version/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:50:04 PDT
How to Make an Electric Foundry For Metal Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Electric-Foundry-From-Metal-Casting/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 04:00:01 PDT
Simple Copper Cuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Copper-Cuff/
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 09:04:12 PDT
Habaki Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Habaki-Making/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 12:49:48 PDT
Coloring Copper with Colored Pencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Coloring-Copper-With-Colored-Pencils/
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 11:44:49 PDT