Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools - homemade - popular Thu, 18 Dec 2014 23:29:34 PST BLOX v1.01 Shop cheats: Clean various holes
Shop cheats: Clean various holes - More DIY How To Projects]]> Metal_maestro Here is another Instructable in my series of Shop cheats. How to clean up pipe, tube, holes and bores, of most any size and depth! If you want to read any of my previous posts here are some links: Magic Socket Trick Quick Threaded Arbors Band-saw Angles Quick Lathe Tool CenteringI re-use a...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 19:14:47 PST
Handmade Tools for Leather Tooling
Handmade Tools for Leather Tooling - More DIY How To Projects]]> ElmarsM Hey!!I always have thought that at some point everyone is lucky, you just have to find your spot, the place and the time where you, by doing what you really enjoy, certainly will find your luck. A few months ago I somehow stumbled upon this website, and thought: "Why not?". So I published my first i...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 04:23:08 PDT
The Wooden Cordless Drill Press
The Wooden Cordless Drill Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> antagonizer Recently I was working with my drill press when the motor burned out. Lacking the funds to replace it, and in the middle of a project that required one, I thought it would be fun to come up with a press built completely out of wood. Taking it further, I wanted it to house my cordless drill so that i...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 19:38:29 PDT
Elementary mitre box
Elementary mitre box - More DIY How To Projects]]> Martin Balák A mitre box is a wood working tool used to guide a hand saw to make precise and fast mitre cuts in a board. The mitrebox is lightweight and portable. It's a good tool for smaller mitring jobs. Tools and materials A miter box could hardly be simpler, consisting as it does of only three pieces – fr...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:18:47 PDT
Drill Press As Wood Lathe
Drill Press As Wood Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> ngadhno So you don't have a wood lathe? But you have a drill press. Well that's good news. Now all you need is few bucks, some basic handyman skills and about 45 minutes of your time. This is an easy project that will make possible you having so much fun when you'll start lathing. Wood lathing is such a ...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 21:43:24 PDT
Home Made DIY Jigsaw Table with Blade Guide for under £30 316ideas I bought a Wolfcraft Table from Amazon and because a blade guide wasn't available I built an arm with bearings to attach to the Wolfcraft Table.  The parts used to make the arm were salvaged from an old steel bed-frame and the bearings were taken from roller boot wheels.  The current version doesn't...
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Wed, 2 Oct 2013 08:16:42 PDT
Drum Sander for Pillar Drill / Drill Press savvas_papasavva 00:05 I began by checking that the off cut was parallel and worked out the centre. 00:09 I then adjusted the fence on my pillar drill guide table, so when I flip the ply over I find the centre hole.  My hole saws are no that deep so I will have to do this when cutting out the discs. 00:29 The ply ...
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 06:27:27 PDT
Homemade Portable Bandsaw Stand - Cut off & Vertical savvas_papasavva In this video I built an aluminium stand to attach a portable bandsaw too, which can be used in conjunction with a vice as a cut off saw or raised into an upright vertical position to be used as a typical bandsaw, and when necessary removed to be use freehand.  I got my hands on this bit of kit for...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 03:19:07 PDT
How to modify a fridge compressor into a silent air compressor
How to modify a fridge compressor into a silent air compressor - More DIY How To Projects]]> kerimil Here is my how to on modifying fridge compressors into silent air compressors. They are ideal if you need: + a silent compressor + a high pressure compressor + have little space and/or don't need a typical shop compressor Typical fridge compressors are 100 - 300 watt units, deliver 0.7 - 1 CFM of a...
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Mon, 4 Feb 2013 13:09:40 PST
Make a Dremel with Custom Removable Attachments!
Make a Dremel with Custom Removable Attachments! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Verticees Hello Everyone, This is my biggest Instructable so far! I have been designing this for about two months, and have really enjoyed making it. It is a drill/dremel that has custom removable attachments!! The dremel even has an easy battery compartment access door for easy battery change!! I made this b...
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 19:48:57 PDT
AMOEBA LEVEL: A CUSTOMIZABLE SPIRIT LEVEL - More DIY How To Projects]]> Captain Vyom A spirit level is an easily available regular measuring instrument. Most of them are not that expensive. Ability to make one with simple tools economically and without loss of accuracy is what makes the difference. This allows a spirit level to be installed in almost every other project. Even use-an...
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Wed, 13 Mar 2013 16:09:27 PDT
100% Homemade Lathe
100% Homemade Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> catwood Although I know other people have built lathes themselves, after an enormous amount of looking on Google, I saw most homemade lathes involve casting and milling, as well as using off the shelf components like chucks and tapers. Being only a high school student, I wanted to experiment with a lathe wi...
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Thu, 20 Sep 2007 17:51:19 PDT
Homemade Airbrush (super precise)
Homemade Airbrush (super precise) - More DIY How To Projects]]> budforum This Instructable will explain, in detail, how to make an airbrush out of parts that can be easily purchased at your local hardware store, or found around the house.  With this airbrush, you will have full and complete control over the paint flow, the airflow, and the shape of the exiting spray.   ...
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Fri, 27 May 2011 17:51:38 PDT