Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Feb 2017 13:20:54 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY PCB mini drill press http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PCB-Mini-Drill-Press/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 03:53:53 PST
Rotary Tool Safety Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotary-Tool-Safety-Guard/
Rotary Tool Safety Guard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/4IMA/IZ6CP6WW/FMF4IMAIZ6CP6WW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/4IMA/IZ6CP6WW/FMF4IMAIZ6CP6WW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/4IMA/IZ6CP6WW/FMF4IMAIZ6CP6WW.SMALL.jpg PikachuLikesSushi Cutting with rotary tool cut off wheels can be dangerous! The discs can shatter, sending shrapnel flying. But there is an easy fix for this problem that can be made from household supplies. Tools and Materials Tools Needed:Drill pressSilver and Deming drill bit set (for the 5/8" bit. A 5/8" spad...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 04:38:13 PST
Cheap caliper battery life hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Caliper-Battery-Life-Hack/
Cheap caliper battery life hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/T1PT/IZ6CA80J/FV0T1PTIZ6CA80J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/T1PT/IZ6CA80J/FV0T1PTIZ6CA80J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/T1PT/IZ6CA80J/FV0T1PTIZ6CA80J.SMALL.jpg Victor805 Cheap Chinese stuff often comes at a price, as it's the case with these 10$ calipers. As far as accuracy goes, they're not that bad, and although build quality leaves a lot to desire, that's another issue. The main problem with these calipers is their battery life, the battery drains too quickly com...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:44:44 PST
Multi Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Tool/
Multi Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/YEDC/IZ6D4DJM/FXBYEDCIZ6D4DJM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/YEDC/IZ6D4DJM/FXBYEDCIZ6D4DJM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/YEDC/IZ6D4DJM/FXBYEDCIZ6D4DJM.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce What every pocket needs...a Multi ToolFollow along and make this easy to make multi tool...M4 to M12 spannerHex screwdriver holder socketFlat screwdriver bitCompassSet squareTin openerBottle opener...for that well earned beer at the end of a hard working day... Get your bits together Only a few m...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:03:56 PST
Table Saw for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-for-Kids/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:12:55 PST
Custom Geometric Compass http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Geometric-Compass/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:20:35 PST
Screwdriver Rope Sling http://www.instructables.com/id/Screwdriver-Rope-Sling/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:27:16 PST
SMALL PARTS CLAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/SMALL-PARTS-HOLDING-CLAMP/
SMALL PARTS CLAMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/9EB4/IZ6CTNGS/FUU9EB4IZ6CTNGS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/9EB4/IZ6CTNGS/FUU9EB4IZ6CTNGS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/9EB4/IZ6CTNGS/FUU9EB4IZ6CTNGS.SMALL.jpg KellyCraig A small parts holding clamp replaces your fingers for holding small items when cutting them on a band saw, sanding them on a belt sander, drilling or carving them.There are many variations of small parts holding clamps. Mine are inspired by wood Jorgensen clamps, but use only one tightening screw...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:17:40 PST
Mini router table with the simplest router lift ever http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Router-Table-With-the-Simplest-Router-Lift-Ev/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:14:16 PST
Hand Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Drill/
Hand Drill - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/MKW7/IZ6CQJZT/FOKMKW7IZ6CQJZT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/MKW7/IZ6CQJZT/FOKMKW7IZ6CQJZT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/MKW7/IZ6CQJZT/FOKMKW7IZ6CQJZT.SMALL.jpg Josehf Murchison Through the years I have made quite a few pieces of jewelry; I started making pendants and earrings over 40 years ago carving seashells on a small table at fairs and other public places. Passersby would see what I was doing and buy the jewelry I was making.The tools I used were a file a 1/16th drill...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:49:02 PST
Hole Saw Arbor Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Hole-Saw-Arbor-Fix/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:38:19 PST
V Tool for the Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/V-Tool-for-the-Lathe/
V Tool for the Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/QYYJ/IZ6CPCRZ/FGWQYYJIZ6CPCRZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/QYYJ/IZ6CPCRZ/FGWQYYJIZ6CPCRZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/QYYJ/IZ6CPCRZ/FGWQYYJIZ6CPCRZ.SMALL.jpg TrashWoodshop I made the tool from pallet and an old file .Sorry if i don´t use the correct terms i do this for fun i hope you all enjoy !!! Links to the:Video in case you have seeing on the mobile Follow me on TwitchFollow me on InstagramSubscribe to my Youtube channel What do you need The awesome free pale...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:32:38 PST
Homemade Tool Handle for Carbide Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Tool-Handle-for-Carbide-Cutter/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:47:42 PST
Pinless blade adapter/bladeclamp for scrollsaws. http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinless-Blade-Adapterbladeclamp-for-Scrollsaws/
Pinless blade adapter/bladeclamp for scrollsaws. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/5GHR/IZ6CADIA/FP65GHRIZ6CADIA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/5GHR/IZ6CADIA/FP65GHRIZ6CADIA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/5GHR/IZ6CADIA/FP65GHRIZ6CADIA.SMALL.jpg heavyweather We do have some scrollsaws at school and children routinely manage to break the thicker, pinned blades. Those are rather expensive, the pupils bring their own pinless blades and using thinner blades also yields a nicer cut.There are adapters available (see photo) but those are not easy to install es...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 10:46:26 PST
Tattoo Ink Mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Tattoo-Ink-Mixer/
Tattoo Ink Mixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/1S6W/IZ6CAIPX/FY51S6WIZ6CAIPX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/1S6W/IZ6CAIPX/FY51S6WIZ6CAIPX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/1S6W/IZ6CAIPX/FY51S6WIZ6CAIPX.SMALL.jpg the tat2artist My coworker was in a motorcycle accident 8 months ago...she is now able to Tattoo again but shaking the ink bottles is painful due to the breaking of her arm and the plates and screws they used to fix her arm. So I thought I could help her out. So here is what I made. Its just a small version of the...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:28:45 PST
Dirt Cheap DIY Helping Hands! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Cheap-DIY-Helping-Hands/
Dirt Cheap DIY Helping Hands! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/SIV0/IZ6BXB9L/FSUSIV0IZ6BXB9L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/SIV0/IZ6BXB9L/FSUSIV0IZ6BXB9L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/SIV0/IZ6BXB9L/FSUSIV0IZ6BXB9L.SMALL.jpg vmathur3 If you're looking for a cheap, quick, and functional way to make DIY Helping Hands, you've come to the right place. If not, just stick around anyway. Helping Hands can be used for all sorts of things. Keeping stuff in place while gluing or soldering, holding up a book while you eat cereal, enacting ...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 08:02:15 PST
Retractable Castors for a Mitre Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Retractable-Castors-for-a-Mitre-Saw/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 03:18:26 PST
Easy Made Bar Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Made-Bar-Clamp/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:23:28 PST
Butterfly Icepick (awl) http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-Icepick/
Butterfly Icepick (awl) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/MYA2/IZ6C0WMJ/F3TMYA2IZ6C0WMJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/MYA2/IZ6C0WMJ/F3TMYA2IZ6C0WMJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/MYA2/IZ6C0WMJ/F3TMYA2IZ6C0WMJ.SMALL.jpg TabLeft You may not know it yet but, if you don’t have an icepick in your shop, you need one. You’ll be amazed at how useful they are, so what are you waiting for!?This is a straightforward build with fairly easy to find materials, but you will need some basic metal working tools. Although many steps could ...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:49:53 PST
How to Build a High Speed Centrifuge http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-High-Speed-Centrafuge/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:22:46 PST
Ratchet strap winder tool for drills http://www.instructables.com/id/Ratchet-Strap-Winder-Tool-for-Drills/
Ratchet strap winder tool for drills - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/3K0L/IZ6BJ01L/FMX3K0LIZ6BJ01L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/3K0L/IZ6BJ01L/FMX3K0LIZ6BJ01L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/3K0L/IZ6BJ01L/FMX3K0LIZ6BJ01L.SMALL.jpg ChrisR393 Ratcheting straps: We love to use them, but we hate putting the strap away in a tangled mess. Oddly enough, we also hate to take the time to properly wind up the strap to store it nice and neatly. Personally, I won't store my straps in a jumbled mess, so I take the time -each and every time- to wind...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:18:14 PST
DIY Metal Bending Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Metal-Bending-Tool/
DIY Metal Bending Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/U7OI/IZ6C0GM1/FKAU7OIIZ6C0GM1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/U7OI/IZ6C0GM1/FKAU7OIIZ6C0GM1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/U7OI/IZ6C0GM1/FKAU7OIIZ6C0GM1.SMALL.jpg kess_gr DIY Metal Bending tool for bending of reinforcing steel, rod, round, flat, square bars.It is very suitable for the making of concrete reinforcement cages.The bender can do bents using the guides of main unitat 7-12-17-22-27-32-37-42-47 cm and with the use of the addition at 5-10-15-20-25-30-35-40-45...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:50:28 PST
Stencil Easel http://www.instructables.com/id/Stencil-Easel/
Stencil Easel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/PLG7/IZ6BVJUC/F9VPLG7IZ6BVJUC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/PLG7/IZ6BVJUC/F9VPLG7IZ6BVJUC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/PLG7/IZ6BVJUC/F9VPLG7IZ6BVJUC.SMALL.jpg fnnch The Stencil Easel is a simple contraption designed to solve three challenges with creating stencil art:1) Aligning the various layers is difficult.2) Spray cans are designed to be used vertically, not horizontally.3) Bending over a table for 8 hours continuously is hard on your back.The Stencil Ease...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 04:16:20 PST
Make Power Tool Trigger in 5 min http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Trigger-in-5-Min/
Make Power Tool Trigger in 5 min - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0M0F/IZ6BNA3S/FXF0M0FIZ6BNA3S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0M0F/IZ6BNA3S/FXF0M0FIZ6BNA3S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0M0F/IZ6BNA3S/FXF0M0FIZ6BNA3S.SMALL.jpg sanyam jain Need to keep your power tool triggered for long(for the various diy projects like belt sander cutter) you need to make this Gather you materials All you gonna need is : a long bolt with 3 nuts(preferred between 7 mm~10 mm)and 100 mm length drill bit of same size a piece of wood(5~7 mm) Velcro(30...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:35:37 PST
Drilling Holes in Glass Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Drilling-Holes-in-Glass-Bottles/
Drilling Holes in Glass Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/685Z/IZ6BHHQM/FHE685ZIZ6BHHQM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/685Z/IZ6BHHQM/FHE685ZIZ6BHHQM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/685Z/IZ6BHHQM/FHE685ZIZ6BHHQM.SMALL.jpg TheWaterDog In this Instructable I will show how I drilled holes in GLASS BOTTLES for a couple of my past Instructables. Instead of trashing your glass turn it into something beautiful or practical. A bottle out of the Trash can be your next Treasure. But, first we need to be able to drill holes in glass.I wil...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:55:30 PST
Make MDF Look Like Ceramic http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-MDF-Look-Like-Ceramic/
Make MDF Look Like Ceramic - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/KI0G/IZ6BDW9I/FIBKI0GIZ6BDW9I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/KI0G/IZ6BDW9I/FIBKI0GIZ6BDW9I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/KI0G/IZ6BDW9I/FIBKI0GIZ6BDW9I.SMALL.jpg vspencer In the world of design, "looks-like" models are really important to demonstrate your final design intent. Since you're trying to make something that looks like your final product (as if it were in production), you'd ideally make this prototype out of your chosen materials. If you're like me, you som...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 19:08:03 PST
3rd Hand Magnetic Wristband http://www.instructables.com/id/3rd-Hand-Magnetic-Wristband/
3rd Hand Magnetic Wristband - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/1386/IZ4U9Y8R/F2F1386IZ4U9Y8R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/1386/IZ4U9Y8R/F2F1386IZ4U9Y8R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/1386/IZ4U9Y8R/F2F1386IZ4U9Y8R.SMALL.jpg wannabemadsci 3rd Hand Magnetic WristbandEver need a 3rd Hand? Tired of reaching back down to grab another nail or screw or bolt? Here is a quick solution - a magnetic wristband! Provided with velcro fasteners and super strong neodymium magnets its that 3rd hand you've been looking for. Materials You will n...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 21:40:10 PST
Magnetically Attached Small Part Bins http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetically-Attached-Small-Part-Bins/
Magnetically Attached Small Part Bins - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/VJSR/IZ4IFIQ1/FWDVJSRIZ4IFIQ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/VJSR/IZ4IFIQ1/FWDVJSRIZ4IFIQ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/VJSR/IZ4IFIQ1/FWDVJSRIZ4IFIQ1.SMALL.jpg e024576 Like most unfinished basements, mine has several support post which generally just get in the way. This simple and inexpensive project makes basement posts more useful by magnetically attaching small part bins. I believe repurposing a magnetic tool holder as a small parts bin mounting bracket is an...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:41:38 PST
Handmade knife without a forge http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Made-Knife-Without-a-Forge/
Handmade knife without a forge - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/IZJP/IYYTANFU/FA9IZJPIYYTANFU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/IZJP/IYYTANFU/FA9IZJPIYYTANFU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/IZJP/IYYTANFU/FA9IZJPIYYTANFU.SMALL.jpg seanmarsh I wanted to make my own knife but did not have a forge. By being careful not to heat the steel too much I was able to convert a rusted old pair of shears into a camping knife. Remove blade from shears With a cold chisel and hammer remove the wooden handle and separate the two blades. First cut...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 10:33:22 PST
DIY SCREW COLLECTOR FROM A CAMERA BATTERY http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CAMERA-BATTERY-SCREW-COLLECTOR/
DIY SCREW COLLECTOR FROM A CAMERA BATTERY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/T87U/IYYTEM5A/FAQT87UIYYTEM5A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/T87U/IYYTEM5A/FAQT87UIYYTEM5A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/T87U/IYYTEM5A/FAQT87UIYYTEM5A.SMALL.jpg Astuces de Trente Secondes- When taking things apart, there's always a lot of screws, that you don't know where to put. They're often so small, that they fall on the ground, without you noticing it. So let's make a simple stand for these screws, that isn't only useful, but also looks really cool! Watch the video This video...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 03:36:27 PST
'Free' Universal Dust Extractor Adaptor http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Universal-Dust-Extractor-Adaptor/
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 21:02:58 PST
How to Make a Custom Zippo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Zippo/
How to Make a Custom Zippo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/MWNP/IYYT5EAJ/F9CMWNPIYYT5EAJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/MWNP/IYYT5EAJ/F9CMWNPIYYT5EAJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/MWNP/IYYT5EAJ/F9CMWNPIYYT5EAJ.SMALL.jpg crokle I took a cheap zippo lighter, modified and weathered it, here's the process. Watch the video Please watch the video for a detailed description of how I made the exact lighter seen in the photos. I would also really appreciate it if you subscribed to my channel and liked the video. Pick the ligh...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 12:54:48 PST
MK: DIY Milling Table for Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/MK-DIY-Milling-Table-for-Drill-Press/
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 13:32:16 PST
How to Make a Paracord Bottle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Paracord-Bottle-Holder/
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 11:02:59 PST
Simple Spray Booth for around $70 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Spray-Booth-for-Around-70/
Simple Spray Booth for around $70 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/TLLW/IYV9IV98/FAYTLLWIYV9IV98.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/TLLW/IYV9IV98/FAYTLLWIYV9IV98.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/TLLW/IYV9IV98/FAYTLLWIYV9IV98.SMALL.jpg Ascension Props I've been in need of a major upgrade to my painting "area", which, for the last four or five years, has literally been a few pieces of PVC pipes barely big enough to hold up one thing at a time. Always had to use it outside, since there isn't any ventilation in my garage. Now that I have a larger ...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 06:01:14 PST
Automovie Pedal Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Automovie-Pedal-Press/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 05:49:43 PST
Badass Bird Cage Lanyard Bead http://www.instructables.com/id/Badass-Bird-Cage-Lanyard-Bead/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 05:48:04 PST
Build a Sawyer's Bench (Free Plans) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Sawyers-Bench-Free-Plans/
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 12:41:06 PST
DIY Circle Center Finder Tool, Stainless Steel made http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Circle-Center-Finder-Tool-Stainless-Steel-Made/
DIY Circle Center Finder Tool, Stainless Steel made - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/PY5N/IYOQJTUP/F63PY5NIYOQJTUP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/PY5N/IYOQJTUP/F63PY5NIYOQJTUP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/PY5N/IYOQJTUP/F63PY5NIYOQJTUP.SMALL.jpg kess_gr Find easily the center of any circle or round object. Also is suitable for finding the center at regular hexagon, or dodecagon shapes and can divide the 90° angle of a square or rectagle shape into 30° / 60° or into 30° / 30° / 30°....
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 10:22:35 PST
Attachable Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Attachable-Handle/
Attachable Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/9XT9/IYOQTGVA/FEZ9XT9IYOQTGVA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/9XT9/IYOQTGVA/FEZ9XT9IYOQTGVA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/9XT9/IYOQTGVA/FEZ9XT9IYOQTGVA.SMALL.jpg Chris4500 Not all objects have a place where you can easily grip it and begin to move it. Even if the do the object often has it so that it will begin to dig into your skin and it will begin to feel uncomfortable when you are moving it around. Which is why if you want to solve that problem you should build th...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 07:22:56 PST
-Dremelathe- Small multitool prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/-Dremelathe-Small-Multitool-Prototype/
-Dremelathe- Small multitool prototype - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S5TY/IYOQOU1D/FHDS5TYIYOQOU1D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S5TY/IYOQOU1D/FHDS5TYIYOQOU1D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S5TY/IYOQOU1D/FHDS5TYIYOQOU1D.SMALL.jpg Tuomas Soikkeli HiThis is my simple "multitool", its based to dremel rotary tool.I wanted a machine that i could use for making all little things that i need.It can be used with drill too, if i need more torque for making bigger parts.This instructable contains only videos, but the idea and how i made can be seen f...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 11:23:03 PST
Rotary Tool Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotary-Tool-Router/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 18:44:55 PST
How to Build A Snowball Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Snowball-Slingshot/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 21:23:01 PST
Cyclone Dust Separator on the Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyclone-Dust-Separator-on-the-Cheap/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 15:12:08 PST
Multi Blade Box Cutter Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Blade-Box-Cutter-Mod/
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 12:57:03 PST
How To Make A Flashlight Arm Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Flashlight-Arm-Mount/
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 11:42:06 PST
Arduino Controlled Mini Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Mini-Table-Saw/
Arduino Controlled Mini Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/839R/IYOQ6EW0/FEN839RIYOQ6EW0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/839R/IYOQ6EW0/FEN839RIYOQ6EW0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/839R/IYOQ6EW0/FEN839RIYOQ6EW0.SMALL.jpg pashiran Hello.This is my 4th instructable.I want to introduce many things that I made but hard to write down in English always.But recently I made mini table saw that controlled with Arduinoand I really want to introduce this to you.Its fence is digitally controlled by Arduino so makes enable accurate and f...
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 00:19:08 PST
DIY Fume Extractors http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fume-Extractors/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2017 13:30:12 PST
Coat Hanger Drill Bit http://www.instructables.com/id/Coat-Hanger-Drill-Bit/
Coat Hanger Drill Bit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/4FXJ/IYNLKBXG/FE74FXJIYNLKBXG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/4FXJ/IYNLKBXG/FE74FXJIYNLKBXG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/4FXJ/IYNLKBXG/FE74FXJIYNLKBXG.SMALL.jpg gravityisweak Have you been looking to drill tiny holes straight through your floors or walls? Do you love 2 minute hacks? Have you been searching for a way to make sure you are running wire through the wall and not straight through to the ceiling or floor of another room? Have you been looking to use a piece of ...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 18:10:38 PST
90° Magnetic Hand Saw Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-90-Hand-Saw-Guide/
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 10:55:55 PST