Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools - diy http://www.instructables.com Tue, 6 Dec 2016 02:22:16 PST BLOX v1.01 Table Saw Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Insert/
Table Saw Insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/DBAM/IW6POF5G/F7WDBAMIW6POF5G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/DBAM/IW6POF5G/F7WDBAMIW6POF5G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/DBAM/IW6POF5G/F7WDBAMIW6POF5G.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Make a zero clearance table saw insert that is both accurate and cheap. Stock Start with a flat piece of hardwood. I chose maple. Width Cut the stock to the exact width of the insert opening. Compass Use a compass to find the arc of the insert opening and trace it onto the wood. Sand ...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 10:03:24 PST
Table Saw Splitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Splitter/
Table Saw Splitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/0JZ5/IW6POB1Y/FVY0JZ5IW6POB1Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/0JZ5/IW6POB1Y/FVY0JZ5IW6POB1Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/0JZ5/IW6POB1Y/FVY0JZ5IW6POB1Y.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Make a splitter for your table saw if it does not have one or you are dissatisfied with your current unit. This is an essential safety mechanism. My saw came without one and I soon learned the hard way, (wood shooting like a bullet across the room) of its necessity. A riving knife serves the same pu...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 09:45:44 PST
DIY: Lithium Battery To NiCd Power Tool (With Simple Adapter) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lithium-Battery-to-NiCd-Power-Tool-With-Simple/
DIY: Lithium Battery To NiCd Power Tool (With Simple Adapter) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/9Q4N/IW6PH1RV/FTB9Q4NIW6PH1RV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/9Q4N/IW6PH1RV/FTB9Q4NIW6PH1RV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/9Q4N/IW6PH1RV/FTB9Q4NIW6PH1RV.SMALL.jpg Well Done Tips This time I’ll show you how to make an adapter, which allow you to use lithium ion batteries at old NiCd or NiMH batteries powered cordless power tools.How I did it - you can check by looking DIY video or you can follow up instructions bellow. For this project you will need: Materials: Super glueCo...
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 10:17:59 PST
Basic Crosscut Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Crosscut-Sled/
Basic Crosscut Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/Y0LP/IW6PEY10/F8PY0LPIW6PEY10.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/Y0LP/IW6PEY10/F8PY0LPIW6PEY10.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/Y0LP/IW6PEY10/F8PY0LPIW6PEY10.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Build a simple cross cut sled for your table saw. MDF Cut 1/2" MDF to the length and width of your preference. Miter Bars Rip miter bars to the exact width and height of the miter slots. Fasten Place the miter bars in the miter slots and align the MDF over the top. Spot glue in place, fli...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 17:17:54 PST
Drill press vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Vise/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 14:10:51 PST
Thin Rip Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Thin-Rip-Jig/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 07:02:40 PST
Make a Wooden Tweezers to help your projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wooden-Tweezers-to-Help-Your-Projects/
Make a Wooden Tweezers to help your projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/OUOB/IVO46FCT/FTGOUOBIVO46FCT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/OUOB/IVO46FCT/FTGOUOBIVO46FCT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/OUOB/IVO46FCT/FTGOUOBIVO46FCT.SMALL.jpg JeoleX It is easy to make!Some projects need to more sensitive work and our fingers couldn't handle it. So we need an external tools that hold what we work with. I was made for myself a tweezers that comprises of wooden stirrers (spoon), shrinkable cables and hot glue. It is so useful when I work on electr...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 08:26:54 PST
Table Saw Fence for Diy Saw'sTable http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Fence-for-Diy-SawsTable/
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 10:37:14 PST
Ultimate Survival Knife Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Survival-Knife-Project/
Ultimate Survival Knife Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/QO3L/IVO4DC2A/FY6QO3LIVO4DC2A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/QO3L/IVO4DC2A/FY6QO3LIVO4DC2A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/QO3L/IVO4DC2A/FY6QO3LIVO4DC2A.SMALL.jpg juninhofensky The basic survival gear is a knife, so today I am going to be showing you how to make a knife, but not just any knife, a bush craft knife. lets get started.:Things you’ll need Tools1. Grinder2. Emery3. Clamps4. Vice grip 5. ...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:44:21 PST
Build an Electric Alaskan Sawmill http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Electric-Alaskan-Sawmill/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:27:03 PST
FORMcard Tool Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/FORMcard-Tool-Holder/
FORMcard Tool Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/RDME/IVHQLTLW/FC6RDMEIVHQLTLW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/RDME/IVHQLTLW/FC6RDMEIVHQLTLW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/RDME/IVHQLTLW/FC6RDMEIVHQLTLW.SMALL.jpg FORMcard Why not make this handy tool holder for your belt? It's great for gardening and means you will never need to hunt around for the tool that you have just put down! woohoo!(If you haven't already heard about FORMcard, they are a handy pocket sized card of bio-plastic that melt in hot water.... see mor...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 08:34:06 PST
Homemade Cyclone Dust Collector Version 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Cyclone-Dust-Collector-Version-20/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 12:16:56 PST
Arbor Wrench http://www.instructables.com/id/Arbor-Wrench/
Arbor Wrench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/8Y9G/IVHQEOR5/FSK8Y9GIVHQEOR5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/8Y9G/IVHQEOR5/FSK8Y9GIVHQEOR5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/8Y9G/IVHQEOR5/FSK8Y9GIVHQEOR5.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Make an arbor wrench, for a table saw or other tool, using a carpenter square. Carpenters Square Grab a cheap, but strong carpenter square that is wide enough to accommodate the arbor nut on your tool. Choose steel over aluminum. Mouth Cut away material at one end of the square the width of ...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 05:50:58 PST
Camera arm made with old laptop stand parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Arm-Made-With-Old-Laptop-Stand-Parts/
Camera arm made with old laptop stand parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/TD1D/IV0B1FBS/F6JTD1DIV0B1FBS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/TD1D/IV0B1FBS/F6JTD1DIV0B1FBS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/TD1D/IV0B1FBS/F6JTD1DIV0B1FBS.SMALL.jpg _diyMATT I was having issues with keeping my DSLR pointed where I needed it. A dig in the junk box gave me the solution. Floppy floppy floppy Keeping it up was getting to be a chore.In all fairness, I was using cheap Chinese GoPro mounts to hold up a giant 2 pd camera. I was lucky nothing broke or fell ...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 04:47:32 PST
Table Saw Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Restoration/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 16:56:23 PDT
Bike Repair Stand Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Repair-Stand-Restoration/
Bike Repair Stand Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/AIT3/IV0AKVA9/F8MAIT3IV0AKVA9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/AIT3/IV0AKVA9/F8MAIT3IV0AKVA9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/AIT3/IV0AKVA9/F8MAIT3IV0AKVA9.SMALL.jpg djpolymath How to restore a bike repair stand. Old Stand I picked up this professional bike repair stand for $10 on craigslist. All it needed was a spit shine. Rust Removal I wanted to experiment with phosphoric acid as a rust remover. I brushed it over the rust on the base of the stand and let it sit fo...
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 16:42:45 PDT
How to make original powerful DIY Homemade DREMEL Rotary tool cutting metal pvc pipes nails woods http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Original-Powerful-DIY-Homemade-DREMEL-/
How to make original powerful DIY Homemade DREMEL Rotary tool cutting metal pvc pipes nails woods - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/9775/IUSLQ14H/FT19775IUSLQ14H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/9775/IUSLQ14H/FT19775IUSLQ14H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/9775/IUSLQ14H/FT19775IUSLQ14H.SMALL.jpg rasel88 This video is about how to make a Original DIY DREMEL rotary tool at home. That can be used for cutting metal, plastic, steel nail and soft metals. This is a 12v battery powered tool and can be powered by any 12v car battery supply.You can get the cutter blades from any workshop used cutting disc.M...
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 22:53:24 PDT
DIY: Squeeze Extra Capacity From Old NiCd Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Squeeze-Extra-Capacity-From-Old-NiCd-Batteries/
DIY: Squeeze Extra Capacity From Old NiCd Batteries - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/BGZT/IUKF1BOE/F27BGZTIUKF1BOE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/BGZT/IUKF1BOE/F27BGZTIUKF1BOE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/BGZT/IUKF1BOE/F27BGZTIUKF1BOE.SMALL.jpg Well Done Tips This time I’ll show you how to squeeze some extra capacity from old NiCd batteries.How I did it - you can check by looking DIY video or you can follow up instructions bellow. For this project you will need: Materials: NiCd BatteriesTools:Soldering ironScrew driverKnifeImaxB6AC V2 or other smart cha...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:53:31 PDT
Log Tools Rest http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Tools-Rest/
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 05:58:55 PDT
Simple Welding Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Welding-Cart/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:30:50 PDT
EDC Bit Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/EDC-Bit-Screwdriver/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 10:15:31 PDT
Easy Hot Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Hot-Drill/
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Thu, 6 Oct 2016 12:35:25 PDT
Detaching and Shaping Home Made Plastic. http://www.instructables.com/id/Detaching-and-Shaping-Home-Made-Plastic/
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 17:58:58 PDT
Leather Sandbag http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Sandbag/
Leather Sandbag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/E1O8/ITKJAJ92/F0BE1O8ITKJAJ92.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/E1O8/ITKJAJ92/F0BE1O8ITKJAJ92.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/E1O8/ITKJAJ92/F0BE1O8ITKJAJ92.SMALL.jpg Tuan_Hoang A sandbag may be a versatile tool for jewelry and metal forming. You can buy one from store about 20-30$ but you can also make one easily if you have all material required.So, what do you need for this project ?- Cow hide ( I use leather about 1.8 mm thickness)- Lining ( pig skin)- Sand ( I bought t...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:11:48 PDT
Electric Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Screwdriver-1/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:00:28 PDT
Saw Blade And Skateboard Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Saw-Blade-and-Skateboard-Knife/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:21:17 PDT
Ultimate workshop faucet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fully-Articulated-Faucet-Design/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 10:19:11 PDT
Make a woodshop pre-filter (aka cyclone) for $8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Woodshop-Pre-filter-aka-Cyclone-for-8/
Make a woodshop pre-filter (aka cyclone) for $8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SMALL.jpg _diyMATT If you spent any time cutting wood you know how annoying it is to clean out your Shop Vac all the time since it get's clogged up with wood just as fast as your lungs do. There are many options to fix the issue, ranging from the dirt cheap to not so bad to "I'M RICH, BEOTCH!!! solutions.I tried to se...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 09:05:23 PDT
How to Make Servo Driven Screwdriver Tool - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Servo-Driven-Screwdriver-Tool-DIY/
How to Make Servo Driven Screwdriver Tool - DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3HGZ/IT67TEHC/F693HGZIT67TEHC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3HGZ/IT67TEHC/F693HGZIT67TEHC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3HGZ/IT67TEHC/F693HGZIT67TEHC.SMALL.jpg RCLifeOn All of a sudden my electric screwdriver died, but instead of running to the store I decided to build one. So in today's Instructable I'm building a servo driven electric screwdriver using very inexpensive materials. It doesn't take more than 1 hour to build and you can find all the necessary compone...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 08:04:41 PDT
A Marking Gauge You Can't Buy http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Marking-Gauge-You-Cant-Buy/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 23:14:09 PDT
DIY Powerful Wood Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Powerful-Wood-Cutter/
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Thu, 8 Sep 2016 11:37:42 PDT
Plywood Hot Wire Foam Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Hot-Wire-Foam-Cutter/
Plywood Hot Wire Foam Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/X9TD/ISCB2WU1/FIRX9TDISCB2WU1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/X9TD/ISCB2WU1/FIRX9TDISCB2WU1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/X9TD/ISCB2WU1/FIRX9TDISCB2WU1.SMALL.jpg Benne Styrofoam is a great material and can be used for many things like prototyping, prop making and even RC airplanes. Cutting styrofoam can be very tricky though. The best tool for this is a hot wire foam cutter. I wanted to be able to recycle styrofoam for future projects, so I decided to make my own....
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:11:02 PDT
Web Controlled SMD Electronics Reflow Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Controlled-SMD-Electronics-Reflow-Oven/
Web Controlled SMD Electronics Reflow Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/M8AX/ISCANVLJ/FOSM8AXISCANVLJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/M8AX/ISCANVLJ/FOSM8AXISCANVLJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/M8AX/ISCANVLJ/FOSM8AXISCANVLJ.SMALL.jpg JackDavies Welcome to this Instructable on how to build a web controlled toaster oven. You can control the oven from any web browser even mobiles and tablets. The reflow profile is easily edited for different solder paste types as well as different applications such as a powder coat oven or even for scientific...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 09:38:48 PDT
DIY Solder Fume Extractor Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solder-Fume-Extractor-Box/
DIY Solder Fume Extractor Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/681C/ISCBCUHB/FK2681CISCBCUHB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/681C/ISCBCUHB/FK2681CISCBCUHB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/681C/ISCBCUHB/FK2681CISCBCUHB.SMALL.jpg JdogAwesome Today ima show you how to make one bute of a box! CHECK OUT MY NEWEST BUILD: DIY ATX Wood Lab Bench PSU Das Boxe Das Boxe is very important step. First, find your self one hell of a box. Then trace out the outline of your fan with a sharpie, or preferably one of those Mr. Sketch™Scented markers, ...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:11:38 PDT
Homemade Table Saw Fence Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Table-Saw-Fence-Mechanism/
Homemade Table Saw Fence Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/UKYQ/ISCAJVM0/FIFUKYQISCAJVM0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/UKYQ/ISCAJVM0/FIFUKYQISCAJVM0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/UKYQ/ISCAJVM0/FIFUKYQISCAJVM0.SMALL.jpg Elias Stratakos In this instructable you'll see: How I built an easy, quick, simple and really steady homemade table saw fence mechanism, made of MDF, OSB, Pinewood, Plywood and a pair of ball bearing drawer slides. Firstly, I cut these pieces for the fence, which are made of OSB. Because I didn’t have a ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:58:38 PDT
Simple DIY Dual Pulse Spot Welder with Arduino Controller and Screen (microwave transformer based) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Dual-Pulse-Spot-Welder-With-Arduino-Con/
Simple DIY Dual Pulse Spot Welder with Arduino Controller and Screen (microwave transformer based) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/G773/IRXTGZTF/FQLG773IRXTGZTF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/G773/IRXTGZTF/FQLG773IRXTGZTF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/G773/IRXTGZTF/FQLG773IRXTGZTF.SMALL.jpg psyberjock So you want to build your own spot welder? I did too! I found lots of good how-tos out there, but most of them require hard to find parts, custom PCBs, or some other such barriers to entry. So I decided to take the principles that I learned from reading all those how-tos and make my own version of t...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 05:32:23 PDT
Huge DIY clear work-box! (to avoid dust) http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-DIY-Clear-Work-box-to-Avoid-Dust/
Huge DIY clear work-box! (to avoid dust) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/RAS6/IRXTFDQZ/FPPRAS6IRXTFDQZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/RAS6/IRXTFDQZ/FPPRAS6IRXTFDQZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/RAS6/IRXTFDQZ/FPPRAS6IRXTFDQZ.SMALL.jpg NitsanS This is super simple. It's a big clear plastic storage box that cost me £14 in a local home products store. I think this one was a 45L size. It's not perfect, but it's much better than nothing, and it has tons of space inside to move tools around. Make it: I had a spare piece of glass that fit pe...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 21:04:59 PDT
Homemade Electric Screw Driver | DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Electric-Screw-Driver-DIY/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 00:48:44 PDT
Extreme Fume Extractor or Fume Hood http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Fume-Extractor-or-Fume-Hood/
Extreme Fume Extractor or Fume Hood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/KW79/IRXT0N0N/F3CKW79IRXT0N0N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/KW79/IRXT0N0N/F3CKW79IRXT0N0N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/KW79/IRXT0N0N/F3CKW79IRXT0N0N.SMALL.jpg chrisayad So If you do soldering, welding, painting, chemistry, anything that needs extraction.This is very good for all of that. It is made of:1.Shelf2.Fans3.Cardboard4.Tape Planning and assembly Starting with and empty shelf like from home depot or lowes. They cost $50. They are great for garage storage ...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 17:56:46 PDT
How to Make a Mini Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mini-Water-Pump/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 11:41:54 PDT
Top 10 Vise Hacks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-10-Vise-Hacks/
Top 10 Vise Hacks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Get the most out of your Bench-Vise!After building three vises, I think I came up with enough tips, tricks, improvements, unusual uses, and hacks to stop you from getting screwed while DIY'ing (pun not intended!).In this Instructable I will show:How to make an improvised Drill-Press with a viseHow t...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 02:43:16 PDT
Magnetic Swivel Base Vise Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Magnetic-Swivel-Base-Vise-Mount/
Magnetic Swivel Base Vise Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FM8R/IRLQQQXU/F5DFM8RIRLQQQXU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FM8R/IRLQQQXU/F5DFM8RIRLQQQXU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FM8R/IRLQQQXU/F5DFM8RIRLQQQXU.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 In my last Instructable, I showed How to Make a Wooden 6" Vise. The vise has turned out way better than I thought, so I decided that I want to mount it, which caused some problems: I didn't want to use clamps, but wanted to mount it firmly onto my workbench, and also wanted to use it as a Drill-Pres...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 06:17:10 PDT
Make It - Drill Press Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Drill-Press-Table/
Make It - Drill Press Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/QGH3/IRLQH1FS/FQNQGH3IRLQH1FS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/QGH3/IRLQH1FS/FQNQGH3IRLQH1FS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/QGH3/IRLQH1FS/FQNQGH3IRLQH1FS.SMALL.jpg dpmakestuff The drill press is one of the most valuable tools you can have in your shop; They're also a tremendous waste of space! I combat that a little bit in this video by building an integrated storage unit / table for my drill press.Plans are available on my website store. Assemble the Carcass Start by...
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 09:09:51 PDT
DIY Pinball Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pinball-Tools/
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 19:43:52 PDT
How to Make a Wooden 6" Bench-Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-6-Bench-Vise/
How to Make a Wooden 6" Bench-Vise - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/QP9C/IRHV2B7O/FSWQP9CIRHV2B7O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/QP9C/IRHV2B7O/FSWQP9CIRHV2B7O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/QP9C/IRHV2B7O/FSWQP9CIRHV2B7O.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I have a great little vise. I use it a ton (pun not intended)! The only problem with it is that it's tiny-- It opens to a little more than 1.5"I wanted to buy a bigger vise (for my birthday), but the prices are INSANE! As a "maker", I don't think it makes sense to pay $100 to $500+ on a vise, when ...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 12:34:01 PDT
How to Make Thermocol Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Thermocol-Cutter/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 12:23:24 PDT
Making A Beam Compass http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Beam-Compass/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 03:28:03 PDT
How to Build a Twin-Screw Vise | DIY Woodworking Tools #10 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Twin-Screw-Vise-DIY-Woodworking-Too/
How to Build a Twin-Screw Vise | DIY Woodworking Tools #10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/EYGU/IR9EF4U7/F1LEYGUIR9EF4U7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/EYGU/IR9EF4U7/F1LEYGUIR9EF4U7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/EYGU/IR9EF4U7/F1LEYGUIR9EF4U7.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I recently found a HUGE M20 Turnbuckle while hiking, and thought I could built myself a Twin-Screw vise with it, since I needed another big vise.The M20 Bolts from the Turnbuckle can apply several tons of force, so I think they're a great option for building a vise.Not only can a big Moxon Vise like...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 06:07:12 PDT
Make It - Wooden Screw Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Screw-Clamps/
Make It - Wooden Screw Clamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/ST81/IR6ION5X/FUCST81IR6ION5X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/ST81/IR6ION5X/FUCST81IR6ION5X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/ST81/IR6ION5X/FUCST81IR6ION5X.SMALL.jpg dpmakestuff The most "woodworky" clamp of all woodworking clamps. I am always in need of more clamps, and I prefer to build my own tools. Imagine my delight when I discovered Jorgensen makes a kit that fills all my needs and desires. They're relatively cheap and well made. The kit leaves lots of room for i...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:52:37 PDT
Custom Wall Tool Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Tool-Holders/
Custom Wall Tool Holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/SUIJ/IR6INPX0/FKPSUIJIR6INPX0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/SUIJ/IR6INPX0/FKPSUIJIR6INPX0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/SUIJ/IR6INPX0/FKPSUIJIR6INPX0.SMALL.jpg Elias Stratakos In this instructable you'll see: How I made some holders, over my workbench, on a big piece of melamine, for some of my hand tools. I made these two same holders for my T-Handle Torx/Hex keys, Nut Drivers, Rasps and Screwdrivers. I placed them down to calculate the space I need to let, betw...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:31:16 PDT