Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 29 Apr 2017 22:16:57 PDT BLOX v1.01 3D Printed Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Lathe/
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Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:26:34 PDT
Spot Gloss Packaging Mockup http://www.instructables.com/id/Spot-Gloss-Packaging-Mockup/
Spot Gloss Packaging Mockup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/JMDR/J20P32F4/FNZJMDRJ20P32F4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/JMDR/J20P32F4/FNZJMDRJ20P32F4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/JMDR/J20P32F4/FNZJMDRJ20P32F4.SMALL.jpg vspencer Spot gloss is a type of packaging texture that is used prominently on the boxes of many different luxury and high tech brands. It's a shiny, UV cured finish that adds emphasis, brand marks, or other patterns that catch the light when the object is tilted. I don't have the facilities to do a real spo...
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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 06:59:57 PDT
A Better Bevel/Angle Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Better-BevelAngle-Gauge/
A Better Bevel/Angle Gauge - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/XIO6/J1WWDCPY/FWVXIO6J1WWDCPY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/XIO6/J1WWDCPY/FWVXIO6J1WWDCPY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/XIO6/J1WWDCPY/FWVXIO6J1WWDCPY.SMALL.jpg makerandco A simple little project. I bought the world's worst bevel gauge - it worked ok but boy was it ugly - a cheap and nasty handle with a colour that was like mustard and baby poo somehow had a really unattractive plastic baby.So I grabbed some scrap wood and set out to make something nicer. A quick not...
By: makerandco

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Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:17:44 PDT
Handworking Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Handworking-Dice/
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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:43:43 PDT
MAKE DRUM SANDER AT HOME http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKE-DRUM-SANDER-AT-HOME/
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Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:16:44 PDT
Handheld PCB Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-PCB-Drill/
Handheld PCB Drill - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/NUGH/J1QP3GES/FEMNUGHJ1QP3GES.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/NUGH/J1QP3GES/FEMNUGHJ1QP3GES.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/NUGH/J1QP3GES/FEMNUGHJ1QP3GES.SMALL.jpg UtkarshVerma So, just like usual, you are surfing on the internet for some new electronic projects and find yourself helpless every time in the end because you lack a PCB drill and most of the projects are too complicated to be made on prototype boards because they are highly susceptible to wiring errors. Howeve...
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Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:30:51 PDT
Stationary Benchtop Tool Stand Storage 4-Drawer Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Stationary-Benchtop-Tool-Stand-Storage-4-Drawer-Up/
Stationary Benchtop Tool Stand Storage 4-Drawer Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/P99O/J1GP0VJF/FMOP99OJ1GP0VJF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/P99O/J1GP0VJF/FMOP99OJ1GP0VJF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/P99O/J1GP0VJF/FMOP99OJ1GP0VJF.SMALL.jpg yeltrow The stamped steel benchtop tool bases are great for getting your "new to you" tool up and running without paying through the nose for shipping and handling; however, all the cross members and stuff block using the space under the tool for storing most things. I happened upon some full extension fil...
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Sat, 15 Apr 2017 11:57:00 PDT
7" Angle Grinder Wall Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Angle-Grinder-Wall-Hanger/
7" Angle Grinder Wall Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/3FFL/J1GOWGM5/FCF3FFLJ1GOWGM5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/3FFL/J1GOWGM5/FCF3FFLJ1GOWGM5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/3FFL/J1GOWGM5/FCF3FFLJ1GOWGM5.SMALL.jpg yeltrow I just got a new (to me) tool for the shop that was a royal pain to dig out every time I wanted to use it. I had no good places to store it. I wanted a wall hanger that I could make in 5 minutes. It consists of a piece of PVC pipe slit into two halves with a bandsaw or jigsaw. Then, one halve is ...
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Fri, 14 Apr 2017 11:21:34 PDT
Hot Wire Foam Cutter - Arduino PWM http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Wire-Foam-Cutter-Arduino-PWM/
Hot Wire Foam Cutter - Arduino PWM - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/MCXJ/J1CEMQEZ/FXDMCXJJ1CEMQEZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/MCXJ/J1CEMQEZ/FXDMCXJJ1CEMQEZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/MCXJ/J1CEMQEZ/FXDMCXJJ1CEMQEZ.SMALL.jpg adachsoft Last time I did the Hot wire foam cutter but I missed the temperature control. So that's why I made a simple PWM control. The whole project was based on Arduino ATtiny85 Digispark. For this project I only needed three pins, so the ATtiny85 is fine. Also I carried the wires in the PVC pipes. This ar...
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Tue, 11 Apr 2017 22:20:27 PDT
Dewalt Spray Paint Shaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Dewalt-Spray-Paint-Shaker/
Dewalt Spray Paint Shaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/5XLN/J1CEL6HK/FFX5XLNJ1CEL6HK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/5XLN/J1CEL6HK/FFX5XLNJ1CEL6HK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/5XLN/J1CEL6HK/FFX5XLNJ1CEL6HK.SMALL.jpg MakrToolbox I have a little paint booth in my shop, I use it to paint different projects that I am working on. One of the things that I hate is having to shake all of the paint cans. I am often painting with 5 or six colors at a time, and that equals out to lots of sitting around shaking cans. I wanted to make ...
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Mon, 10 Apr 2017 15:43:54 PDT
Making a $3.25 Striking Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-325-Striking-Knife/
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Thu, 6 Apr 2017 17:26:47 PDT
Desoldering Like Discord http://www.instructables.com/id/Desoldering-Like-Discord/
Desoldering Like Discord - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/FAF8/J16Y6X3Z/FD1FAF8J16Y6X3Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/FAF8/J16Y6X3Z/FD1FAF8J16Y6X3Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/FAF8/J16Y6X3Z/FD1FAF8J16Y6X3Z.SMALL.jpg The Science Brony Note: discord doesn't actually desolder, or maybe he does. IDKEver wonder how you can get components quickly from old circuit boards? Then just follow these simple instructions and you'll have plenty of random components that you can make stuff with!Although this may not be groundbreaking news, it...
By: The Science Brony

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Thu, 6 Apr 2017 18:32:57 PDT
Refurbish an Old StepLadder http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbish-an-Old-StepLadder/
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Sun, 2 Apr 2017 02:02:55 PDT
Propane Burning Space Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Burning-Space-Heater/
Propane Burning Space Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/V8M2/J0X5338Q/F5QV8M2J0X5338Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/V8M2/J0X5338Q/F5QV8M2J0X5338Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/V8M2/J0X5338Q/F5QV8M2J0X5338Q.SMALL.jpg guunhan This project was built as an alternative to hiring a chimney sweep. Burning wood in my fireplace would inevitably fill my living room with smoke after an hour so. I decided that propane would be a cleaner burning alternative to wood.You can also view this project on my website: AbsurdProject...
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Sat, 1 Apr 2017 20:16:01 PDT
How to Make Retractable Casters! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Retractable-Casters/
How to Make Retractable Casters! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/OT4O/J0X525V0/FQYOT4OJ0X525V0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/OT4O/J0X525V0/FQYOT4OJ0X525V0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/OT4O/J0X525V0/FQYOT4OJ0X525V0.SMALL.jpg Marsh Like many makers, I have a lot of everything except space. To make things more accessible, I put everything on wheels. My tablesaw was a real problem until I saw retractable casters on a work bench. Once I saw how easy they were to make, my mission was clear. Tool and Materials ToolsHacksaw (I us...
By: Marsh

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Sat, 1 Apr 2017 10:22:59 PDT
Simple Camera Stand Using Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Camera-Stand-Using-Bottle/
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Sat, 1 Apr 2017 04:59:37 PDT
Hacking a Power Tool Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-a-Power-Tool-Battery-Charger/
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Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:53:24 PDT
DIY Hot Wire Foam Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hot-Wire-Foam-Cutter-1/
DIY Hot Wire Foam Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/T9MT/J0SEKL32/FQUT9MTJ0SEKL32.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/T9MT/J0SEKL32/FQUT9MTJ0SEKL32.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/T9MT/J0SEKL32/FQUT9MTJ0SEKL32.SMALL.jpg adachsoft Cheap and easy to build hot wire foam cutter made from common parts. My version is made on 6v voltage. Power supply voltage depends on wire used, its resistance and length. No problem can be built on 12v or other voltage. You can also see this project here: Hot wire foam cutter This is a...
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Wed, 29 Mar 2017 03:59:00 PDT
Corner Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Corner-Clamps/
Corner Clamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/PV7T/J0SELHU7/FKVPV7TJ0SELHU7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/PV7T/J0SELHU7/FKVPV7TJ0SELHU7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/PV7T/J0SELHU7/FKVPV7TJ0SELHU7.SMALL.jpg garage.make.zone The clamps shown above are designed to hold the elements glued at an angle of 90 degrees. We often come to stick together different types of enclosures for our devices. Same carpentry clamps or clamps holding the elements from the outside unfortunately not always enough. We decided to make a set of ...
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Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:56:00 PDT
Cheap and Easy EDC Flashlight Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-EDC-Flashlight-Holster/
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Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:13:27 PDT
Camera Slider With Rotation, Wooden Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Cam-Slider-With-Rotation-Wooden-Prototype/
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Wed, 29 Mar 2017 06:56:29 PDT
Tips and Trics With Worbla - Werkplaatsidc http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-and-Trics-With-Worbla-Werkplaatsidc/
Tips and Trics With Worbla - Werkplaatsidc - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/1HHS/J0MOX3K6/FH01HHSJ0MOX3K6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/1HHS/J0MOX3K6/FH01HHSJ0MOX3K6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/1HHS/J0MOX3K6/FH01HHSJ0MOX3K6.SMALL.jpg Gijsbert_Himpe In this instructable we'll help you with Worbla.We discovered that whilst using a hot air gun, you can have a lot of fun with Worbla.We experimented by making a vambrace and a tiny dagger.Go ahead and try them out. Materials This was a fairly simple project as far as materials go. This was also o...
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 21:01:11 PDT
Foam Finishing With Putty Filler - Werkplaatsidc http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Finishing-With-Putty-Filler-Werkplaatsidc/
Foam Finishing With Putty Filler - Werkplaatsidc - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/B0K4/J0MOXHCD/FMCB0K4J0MOXHCD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/B0K4/J0MOXHCD/FMCB0K4J0MOXHCD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/B0K4/J0MOXHCD/FMCB0K4J0MOXHCD.SMALL.jpg VanderHoevenKimberly Filling is undoubtedly a technique that is often used to finish foam creations. How else would you fill holes and cracks you get so easily in your foam? Also scratches and other blemishes can be easily removed on a finished model if it ever turns out wrong. Of course putty filling also requires a co...
By: VanderHoevenKimberly

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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:40:12 PDT
DIY Concealed Hinge Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Concealed-Hinge-Jig/
DIY Concealed Hinge Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/94DN/J0MOTK1Y/FDI94DNJ0MOTK1Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/94DN/J0MOTK1Y/FDI94DNJ0MOTK1Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/94DN/J0MOTK1Y/FDI94DNJ0MOTK1Y.SMALL.jpg fs woodworking Hi everyone, in this tutorial I will be showing you how I made my concealed hinge jig.One of hinge types is the European concealed hinge. They can be used on wooden or melamine cabinet doors or closet doors. They are quite strong and fully adjustable. They require a special hinge boring bit though f...
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 05:37:38 PDT
Leather Folding Techniques - Werkplaatsidc http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Folding-Techniques/
Leather Folding Techniques - Werkplaatsidc - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UKB3/J0MOR8K1/F94UKB3J0MOR8K1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UKB3/J0MOR8K1/F94UKB3J0MOR8K1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UKB3/J0MOR8K1/F94UKB3J0MOR8K1.SMALL.jpg celine_himschoot In this instructable we'll help you fold leather.We discoverd different techniques like grooving leather, clamping it and using a hot air gun.Go ahead and try them out. Materials - Leather pieces- soft hammer- hot air gun- leather crafting tools- a tool to make grooves- a tool to make lines- a to...
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 06:00:10 PDT
Custom Bench Dog Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Bench-Dog-Clamps/
Custom Bench Dog Clamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/T4FY/J0MOOAD0/FRUT4FYJ0MOOAD0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/T4FY/J0MOOAD0/FRUT4FYJ0MOOAD0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/T4FY/J0MOOAD0/FRUT4FYJ0MOOAD0.SMALL.jpg mtieleman I needed... nah, wanted more ways to clamps things on my workbench (see the instructable for the workbench here and read about it on my blog here). So in this small instructable I'll be showing you how to convert a set of cheap clamps to clamps that can be used with dog holes.Materials you'll need: ...
By: mtieleman

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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:46:31 PDT
DIY Router Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Router-Table/
DIY Router Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/Q69L/J0IEHGOY/F2AQ69LJ0IEHGOY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/Q69L/J0IEHGOY/F2AQ69LJ0IEHGOY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/Q69L/J0IEHGOY/F2AQ69LJ0IEHGOY.SMALL.jpg joshmt2012 I just bought a new Craftsman router and was wanting a router table to mount it in and decided to build my own.Some of the features I wanted were Adjustable fenceDust CollectionSwitch to control router and vacuumEase of access to router Design, Materials and Tools I modeled my design in Solidwork...
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:31:24 PDT
Glow Plug Soldering Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-Plug-Soldering-Iron/
Glow Plug Soldering Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/ZF1T/J0IEE7LL/FVLZF1TJ0IEE7LL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/ZF1T/J0IEE7LL/FVLZF1TJ0IEE7LL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/ZF1T/J0IEE7LL/FVLZF1TJ0IEE7LL.SMALL.jpg Ewan14DIY I was changing the glow plugs in an engine and I thought that with a bit of modification I could make a soldering iron out of one of the old glow plugs.I just needed to add a handle and a battery cable and I would have a soldering iron, without having to buy one. Materials Materials Glow plug ...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:36:43 PDT
3D Printed Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Slingshot/
3D Printed Slingshot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/M8UH/J0IEHGN0/F55M8UHJ0IEHGN0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/M8UH/J0IEHGN0/F55M8UHJ0IEHGN0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/M8UH/J0IEHGN0/F55M8UHJ0IEHGN0.SMALL.jpg MadxBros This is a slingshot. Use it to violently defend your pillow fort or make a dent in the rabid squirrel population (of course we never condone violence, but when squirrels are involved, you gotta do what you gotta do. Okay but seriously dont shoot anything thats living or that you're gonna regret brea...
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:39:03 PDT
EDM - Electrical Discharge Machining http://www.instructables.com/id/EDM-Electrical-Discharge-Machining/
EDM - Electrical Discharge Machining - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/2IDM/J0MOM9WM/FXO2IDMJ0MOM9WM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/2IDM/J0MOM9WM/FXO2IDMJ0MOM9WM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/2IDM/J0MOM9WM/FXO2IDMJ0MOM9WM.SMALL.jpg alchemistdagger I wanted a way to make a steel instructables character, so I decided to make my own EDM machine to help me.EDM - Electrical Discharge Machining is a way of cutting metal using electricity, Similar to a plasma cutter except under water. The process is very common in manufacturing of injection molds....
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 23:57:42 PDT
Brake Drum Forge - Beginning Blacksmithing http://www.instructables.com/id/Brake-Drum-Forge-Beginning-Blacksmithing/
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 22:00:39 PDT
Vibratory Tumbler http://www.instructables.com/id/Vibratory-Tumbler/
Vibratory Tumbler - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/SR25/J0IED9DL/FWBSR25J0IED9DL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/SR25/J0IED9DL/FWBSR25J0IED9DL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/SR25/J0IED9DL/FWBSR25J0IED9DL.SMALL.jpg robosap *******************************************************************************************This instructable is work in progress. I will be making corrections soon.*******************************************************************************************Sandblasting is a so-called process in which ...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:22:10 PDT
The Simplest Drill Ever http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Simplest-Drill-Ever/
The Simplest Drill Ever - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/X1VU/J0IECZ2D/FG0X1VUJ0IECZ2D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/X1VU/J0IECZ2D/FG0X1VUJ0IECZ2D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/X1VU/J0IECZ2D/FG0X1VUJ0IECZ2D.SMALL.jpg Vitorbnc The goal of this project is to build a simple tool to easily make holes in plastic and thin wood quickly, plug 'n play style. I have drills, but I don't like the idea of having to switch the bits all the time just to make a small hole for a screw. There's also the option of using a soldering iron, b...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:37:58 PDT
Ultimate Woodworkers' Miter-Box (Magnetic Handsaw Guide V2.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Woodworkers-Miterbox-Magnetic/
Ultimate Woodworkers' Miter-Box (Magnetic Handsaw Guide V2.0) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/6N7V/J0COYF45/FXN6N7VJ0COYF45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/6N7V/J0COYF45/FXN6N7VJ0COYF45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/6N7V/J0COYF45/FXN6N7VJ0COYF45.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 In this Instructable, I will show you how to make a magnetic bench-top miter box, which will help you achieve perfect 90 (or even 45) degree cuts with any hand saw. This tool can be mounted on any workbench, and should be mounted on EVERY workbench!- (Watch the YouTube video: LINK FOR MOBILE VIEWER...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:33:23 PDT
3D Printed Wire Stripper http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wire-Stripper/
3D Printed Wire Stripper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/OC0C/J0IEC07C/F4KOC0CJ0IEC07C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/OC0C/J0IEC07C/F4KOC0CJ0IEC07C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/OC0C/J0IEC07C/F4KOC0CJ0IEC07C.SMALL.jpg fbeukes For each and every hobbyist out there. Here is a tool for you.This tool will make your life much easier as a hobbyist.Removing isolation from wires of different sizes made easy and keeping your tool sharp with ease.I always use to strip wires with a normal carpet knife. I found with a normal wire st...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:47:00 PDT
DIY Sanding Drill Bit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sanding-Drill-Bit/
DIY Sanding Drill Bit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/IW5H/J0CP4MRW/F8TIW5HJ0CP4MRW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/IW5H/J0CP4MRW/F8TIW5HJ0CP4MRW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/IW5H/J0CP4MRW/F8TIW5HJ0CP4MRW.SMALL.gif diegozalezz This is a very simple tool to make that is hard to find if yoou try to buy it, this is a replacement to drum sanders but easier to replace the sandpaper leaving a nice finish in corners and edges of any projectFor the materials is easy, you just need a nail and sandpaper, the diameter of the nail is...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:26:30 PDT
DIY Portable Dremel Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Dremel-Drill-Press/
DIY Portable Dremel Drill Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/4HBH/J0MOWJ2Y/F784HBHJ0MOWJ2Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/4HBH/J0MOWJ2Y/F784HBHJ0MOWJ2Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/4HBH/J0MOWJ2Y/F784HBHJ0MOWJ2Y.SMALL.jpg nobody0123 In this project 14 year-old Samson Fullmer will show and explain how to make a self-contained, portable Dremel drill press, sander and router. Materials: Pre-made wooden case with two latches, handle and piano hinge. Case size: 11.5"X15.5"X6" (W X L X D) 3/8" OSB 1/4" MDF 6"X3/8" Cedar Board 2X2X31...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 18:51:19 PDT
Upgrade a Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-a-Screwdriver/
Upgrade a Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/HSXI/J0IEDNFV/FQYHSXIJ0IEDNFV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/HSXI/J0IEDNFV/FQYHSXIJ0IEDNFV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/HSXI/J0IEDNFV/FQYHSXIJ0IEDNFV.SMALL.jpg How Do You - DIY A few years ago I decided that I needed a screwdriver I could change the tips of and that has a small handle. I couldn't find one that I liked, so I decided to make my own. It's worked great for me, so I decided to make an instructable how to do it. You just need a handle that you like and a bit tip...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 17:36:59 PDT
The Ultimate Drill Improvement Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Drill-Improvement-Kit/
The Ultimate Drill Improvement Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/3XGN/J0COWRP5/FJ43XGNJ0COWRP5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/3XGN/J0COWRP5/FJ43XGNJ0COWRP5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/3XGN/J0COWRP5/FJ43XGNJ0COWRP5.SMALL.jpg The Wacky Beagle This instructable will show how to make The ultimate drill improvement kit from 3D printed parts and standard parts.Clamped on a standard drill, this tool will help to: drill perpendicular drill at the right depth drill on cylindrical parts and also to do clean drillingThis design is for a stand...
By: The Wacky Beagle

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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 18:45:08 PDT
Simple and Precise Height Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Precise-Height-Gauge/
Simple and Precise Height Gauge - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/40Q9/J0CP1T09/FI740Q9J0CP1T09.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/40Q9/J0CP1T09/FI740Q9J0CP1T09.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/40Q9/J0CP1T09/FI740Q9J0CP1T09.SMALL.jpg StephanP1 This easy to build height gauge for a router or a table saw is much easier to read than conventional ones and the precision is + - 0,1 mm. It increases the display by a factor of 10 or more.You can build it in an afternoon and the cost are under $ 2To see all step at once, please watch the videoMate...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 20:20:53 PDT
Cross Cut Saw - Homemade http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-Cut-Saw-Homemade/
Cross Cut Saw - Homemade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/OHZL/J0COXDKP/FUYOHZLJ0COXDKP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/OHZL/J0COXDKP/FUYOHZLJ0COXDKP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/OHZL/J0COXDKP/FUYOHZLJ0COXDKP.SMALL.jpg NespLab Machines are often expensive and take up a lot of space. Solution to both of this problems is to multi-purpose what you already have, saving money and space, so that's what my father did.The idea is to build a cross cut saw starting from a big angle grinder. The cross cut saw has some advantages ove...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 01:45:08 PDT
Awesome Tape Measure Improvement http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Tape-Measure-Improvement/
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 08:27:24 PDT
Rubber Band Powered Bench Dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-Powered-Bench-Dogs/
Rubber Band Powered Bench Dogs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/LCFS/J0COZBOV/FM2LCFSJ0COZBOV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/LCFS/J0COZBOV/FM2LCFSJ0COZBOV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/LCFS/J0COZBOV/FM2LCFSJ0COZBOV.SMALL.jpg StephanP1 Bench Dogs or bank hooks are inserted into corresponding holes of the bench if needed and serve as a stop for fixing work pieces on the workbench. But with two screws and a rubber band you can change them into Pop Up Bench Dogs Material & Tools Tools you needed are only: a saw a screwdriverthe fo...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 12:24:49 PDT
Arduino Powered CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-CNC-Router/
Arduino Powered CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/CKHJ/J0COQKGZ/FZCCKHJJ0COQKGZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/CKHJ/J0COQKGZ/FZCCKHJJ0COQKGZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/CKHJ/J0COQKGZ/FZCCKHJJ0COQKGZ.SMALL.jpg vederstein I was back in the machine shop at my workplace and in the scrap bin I found eight ball screw slides. The longest has about a 23" stroke.I asked my boss, and he let me take them.After some investigation, they've been sitting on a shelf for years and they just decided to scrap them.So I decided to use...
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Sat, 18 Mar 2017 20:15:31 PDT
Ski Pole Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Ski-Pole-Tripod/
Ski Pole Tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/3X2J/J0COT1RF/F3K3X2JJ0COT1RF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/3X2J/J0COT1RF/F3K3X2JJ0COT1RF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/3X2J/J0COT1RF/F3K3X2JJ0COT1RF.SMALL.jpg PardoByNight So some time during the winter my camera tripod broke. At the time I didn't really care that much, but on short notice I needed a tripod so I scavenged around my house and I stumbled upon my aunt's old ski poles. Immediately I had the whole thing planned out in my head and got to work. So here's how...
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Sat, 18 Mar 2017 20:25:54 PDT
Portable Electronics Station With ATX Power Supply Built In http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Electronics-Station-With-ATX-Power-Supply/
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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 23:50:02 PDT
Dremel Cork Sanding Bands/drums http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Cork-Sanding-Bandsdrums/
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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 13:42:47 PDT
DIY Railroad Anvil Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Railroad-Anvil-Stand/
DIY Railroad Anvil Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/6ZIX/J0CON3X8/F6S6ZIXJ0CON3X8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/6ZIX/J0CON3X8/F6S6ZIXJ0CON3X8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/6ZIX/J0CON3X8/F6S6ZIXJ0CON3X8.SMALL.jpg austiwawa In this Instructable I will be showing you step-by-step how to make this rustic looking anvil stand. I decided to make this stand because I recently picked up this cool old anvil that was made from a piece of a railway track and had no place to work on it. I bought this anvil because I have gained s...
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 19:11:39 PDT
Aluminium Sliding Carriage http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminium-Sliding-Carriage/
Aluminium Sliding Carriage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/BYSE/J0COLS75/FZIBYSEJ0COLS75.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/BYSE/J0COLS75/FZIBYSEJ0COLS75.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/BYSE/J0COLS75/FZIBYSEJ0COLS75.SMALL.jpg borism-25 In this Instructable, I will be showing you how to build the sliding carriage for different purposes (wood, metal, CNC, photography). My carriage will go onto the DIY circular saw table , and help me reduce time when cutting longer pieces, also with it will be much faster to cut different materials ...
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:22:04 PDT
DIY Ring Stand for Standard Plastic Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ring-Stand-for-Standard-Plastic-Cup/
DIY Ring Stand for Standard Plastic Cup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F37/5DO1/J08EJ45W/F375DO1J08EJ45W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F37/5DO1/J08EJ45W/F375DO1J08EJ45W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F37/5DO1/J08EJ45W/F375DO1J08EJ45W.SMALL.jpg Pug_dog This is a project I made for a science project so that my water filters would be raised above the collection cup. I've put it out here because I figure someone else might find a better use for it.(hot plate anyone?) Anyway, here's what you need for this project: The Stuffs for It! This is THE MOS...
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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 19:58:34 PDT