Instructables: exploring - workshop - repair - metal - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 7 Dec 2016 16:55:42 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Solder a Proper Plumbing Connection http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solder-a-Proper-Plumbing-Connection/
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By: ShadowRoch

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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:15:40 PDT
The Great Vinegar Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Great-Vinegar-Experiment/
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By: Gregarious

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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:41:47 PDT
Mills Vest Pocket Slot Machine Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Mills-Vest-Pocket-Slot-Machine-Restoration/
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By: Fadibja

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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:46:45 PST
Make a working key from scrap metal by reverse engineering a lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-working-key-from-scrap-metal-by-reverse-eng/
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 21:55:01 PST
Fixing my old reel mower http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-my-old-reel-mower/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2012 00:48:15 PDT
How to spray paint something that is metal and rusted http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-spray-paint-something-that-is-metal-and-rus/
How to spray paint something that is metal and rusted - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/77OY/GQBCHZA3/F8E77OYGQBCHZA3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/77OY/GQBCHZA3/F8E77OYGQBCHZA3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/77OY/GQBCHZA3/F8E77OYGQBCHZA3.SMALL.jpg izea97sk8ter Hey everyone, I'm back with another contest instructable. I want to show you guys how to build all certain kinds of cool things and just do some regular stuff as well. Anyways, let's move on to the challenge. Challenge: Spray paint the rusty metal sign in front of my mom's apartment building.  I do...
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Mon, 25 Jul 2011 08:33:34 PDT
How to bend tubing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-bend-tubing/
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By: PaulE

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