Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools - workshop http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:06:04 PST BLOX v1.01 Prototyping tutorial - patterns on fabrics http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-tutorial-patterns-on-fabrics/
Prototyping tutorial - patterns on fabrics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/8LVC/I6RSUJJG/F1V8LVCI6RSUJJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/8LVC/I6RSUJJG/F1V8LVCI6RSUJJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/8LVC/I6RSUJJG/F1V8LVCI6RSUJJG.SMALL.jpg SmeuldersTom This Instructable will teach you how to make a linocut. You can use this technique to print patterns on fabrics. It's a low range prototyping technique to improve the looks of your clothes.Linocut is a printmaking technique. A design is cut into the linoleum surface with a V-shaped knife. The parts ...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:49:04 PST
thermoforming instruktable http://www.instructables.com/id/thermoforming-instruktable/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:45:02 PST
DIY Photo Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodconnections/
DIY Photo Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/03EF/I6RSTNOW/FZL03EFI6RSTNOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/03EF/I6RSTNOW/FZL03EFI6RSTNOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/03EF/I6RSTNOW/FZL03EFI6RSTNOW.SMALL.jpg pieter.vanackere.1 This workshop is about making a Wooden photo frame. Every edge of this frame uses e different connection. The tools you need : - Back saw- 2 gravers ( 6mm width and 25mm width ) - Tape measure - Wood glue- T-Square- Clamping Screw- Hamer- Fold metres- Pencil- Work sheet- Stretch belt- Miter box- Woo...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:43:05 PST
Turn a Mint Tin Into a Belt Holster for Screwdrivers http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Mint-Tin-Into-a-Belt-Caddy-for-Screwdrivers/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 07:20:51 PST
Heavy Duty Helping Hands Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Duty-Helping-Hands-Tool/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 11:07:30 PST
Working without a workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Working-without-a-workshop/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 11:52:09 PST
Hammer Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammer-Handle/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:11:27 PST
Workshop Oil Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Oil-Hack/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:10:55 PST
Funnel Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Funnel-Hack/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:30:43 PST
DIY Drill Press with Rubber Band Suspension http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drill-Press-with-Rubber-Band-Suspension/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:21:16 PST
Ultimate sawhorse, rockwell jawhorse mate http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-sawhorse-rockwell-jawhorse-mate/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:07:19 PST
Convert Benchgrinder for Modern Abrasives http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Benchgrinder-for-Modern-Abrasives/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 07:44:24 PST
hammer restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/hammer-restoration/
hammer restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/W3ZP/I4SCMRI6/FC6W3ZPI4SCMRI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/W3ZP/I4SCMRI6/FC6W3ZPI4SCMRI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/W3ZP/I4SCMRI6/FC6W3ZPI4SCMRI6.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus The humble hammer is a cornerstone of a carpentry kit. When your trusty tool handle breaks or in need of repair you could just go to the store and buy a new one, or maybe even buy a replacement handle. But not you, you're a maker. You fix and mend, you personalize your toolkit as it's a reflection o...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:09:57 PST
Drum Sander-an eclectic mix! http://www.instructables.com/id/Drum-Sander-an-eclectic-mix/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 17:51:05 PST
Turnbuckle Wire Clamp Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Turnbuckle-Wire-Clamp-Tool/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 09:33:55 PST
Waterproof Networking Tool Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Networking-Tool-Kit-1/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 22:13:16 PST
Baileigh Combination Shear Brake Roll: A Quick Start Guide for Pier 9 http://www.instructables.com/id/Baileigh-Combination-Shear-Brake-Roll-A-Quick-Star/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 18:19:52 PDT
Mini DRILL PRESS (for PCB and other small stuff) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-DRILL-PRESS-for-PCB-and-other-small-stuff/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 03:37:20 PDT
Tabbing wire support for easy cutting. http://www.instructables.com/id/Tabbing-wire-support-for-easy-cutting/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:47:39 PDT
Soldering iron holder (heavy duty) http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-iron-holder-heavy-duty/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 06:33:42 PDT
Dynamic Motor Balancing - with Sugru and an iPhone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dynamic-Motor-Balancing-with-Sugru-and-an-iPhone/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:19:36 PDT
How To Drill Straight Holes with a Hand Drill (Using Lego) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Drill-Straight-Holes-with-a-Hand-Drill-Usin/
How To Drill Straight Holes with a Hand Drill (Using Lego) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SMALL.jpg M3G If you've ever tried to drill a straight hole with a hand drill you know how hard it can be. After screwing up drilling a hole three times in a row I decided to try to find a solution to the problem. This is what I came up with. The great thing about using Lego for this purpose is that you don't h...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:57:51 PDT
League of Legends - Riven Sword Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/League-of-Legends-Riven-Sword-Prop/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 06:45:58 PDT
DIY Dremel Sanding Bands http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dremel-Sanding-Bands/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:39:55 PDT
Bench-Top Drill Press to Portable Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-Top-Drill-Press-to-Portable-Drill-Press/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:58:05 PDT
Router Table Sled - including a spiral from square stock http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Table-Sled-including-a-spiral-from-square-s/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:25:38 PDT
The Ultimate Hammer (Hammer + Screwdriver, Bottle Opener, Nail Holder, and Ruler) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Hammer-Hammer-Screwdriver-Bottle-Open/
The Ultimate Hammer (Hammer + Screwdriver, Bottle Opener, Nail Holder, and Ruler) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/M0GH/HZ9O3KD0/FY4M0GHHZ9O3KD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/M0GH/HZ9O3KD0/FY4M0GHHZ9O3KD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/M0GH/HZ9O3KD0/FY4M0GHHZ9O3KD0.SMALL.jpg M3G I recently stumbled upon this instructable, and it got me thinking; what else could be done to improve the humble hammer? I had some ideas in the back of my mind, and when I saw the Hand Tools Only Contest I decided to stop procrastinating and get to work. After all, what better entry for a contest ...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:24:06 PDT
All for one and one for all http://www.instructables.com/id/All-for-one-and-one-for-all/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:56:21 PDT
DIY Replaceable sandpapers for Sanding blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Replaceable-sandpapers-for-Sanding-blocks/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:15:07 PDT
The 1lb Boxed Screw Storage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-1lb-Boxed-Screw-Storage-Rack/
The 1lb Boxed Screw Storage Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/QQCZ/HY0RI0B8/FXUQQCZHY0RI0B8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/QQCZ/HY0RI0B8/FXUQQCZHY0RI0B8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/QQCZ/HY0RI0B8/FXUQQCZHY0RI0B8.SMALL.jpg -BALES- Does this cluttered shelf look familiar? You probably have at least one. Maybe it's house paint, or the dreaded spray paint stored 14 rows deep, or as in my case, boxed screws and nails. Whatever the item, the one you want, is of course in the back ... and probably on the bottom. It never fails!...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:52:38 PDT
Dirty Caliper Battery Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirty-Caliper-Battery-Hack/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 06:52:56 PDT
Magnetic chuck wrench Holder (Drill Press) http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-chuck-wrench-Holder-Drill-Press/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 21:18:11 PDT
My AUTODESK - ARTIST IN RESIDENCY at INSTRUCTABLES http://www.instructables.com/id/AUTODESK-ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCY-at-INSTRUCTABLES/
My AUTODESK - ARTIST IN RESIDENCY at INSTRUCTABLES - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/KPAY/HWZ4THCY/F3BKPAYHWZ4THCY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/KPAY/HWZ4THCY/F3BKPAYHWZ4THCY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/KPAY/HWZ4THCY/F3BKPAYHWZ4THCY.SMALL.jpg anoukwipprecht How has your artist residency at Autodesk been going? What is your favorite part?As an invited artist in residency at Autodesk, I have a grasp on both incredible software and pre-released features within an amazing production facility. My favorite parts is that it feels like a big candy store where ...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 16:09:29 PDT
Bike stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-stand/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 12:40:41 PDT
DIY Disk Sander from Corded Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/DYI-Disk-Sander-from-Corded-Drill/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 23:09:58 PDT
Autodesk's Pier 9 Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Overview-Access-to-Autodesk-Pier-9-Workshop/
Autodesk's Pier 9 Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/EPWF/HJKC2DLE/FATEPWFHJKC2DLE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/EPWF/HJKC2DLE/FATEPWFHJKC2DLE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/EPWF/HJKC2DLE/FATEPWFHJKC2DLE.SMALL.jpg jsass Welcome to the Pier 9 Workshop!We are excited to open the doors to this world-class fabrication facility on the San Francisco Bay. Our state-of-the-art facility exists to serve three main goals: The interface between software and hardware is becoming more important to how people design and make...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 17:09:23 PDT
Eye and ear protection http://www.instructables.com/id/Eye-and-ear-protection/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 15:46:45 PDT
Rotating Tool Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Tool-Stand/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 00:25:59 PDT
The Saw Blade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Saw-Blade-Cabinet/
The Saw Blade Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/8H4X/HV9HOPG2/FSY8H4XHV9HOPG2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/8H4X/HV9HOPG2/FSY8H4XHV9HOPG2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/8H4X/HV9HOPG2/FSY8H4XHV9HOPG2.SMALL.jpg -BALES- It's been established that I have some OCD when it comes to cleanliness and organizational matters. I have a relatively small/narrow shop (9'x25') and when everything has its place, it stays uncluttered and improves my work flow and efficiency.This space (for me) started as a musical rehearsal area...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 16:49:08 PDT
Easy to make foam brush http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-make-foam-brush/
Easy to make foam brush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/36U9/HV1KRLR6/F2B36U9HV1KRLR6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/36U9/HV1KRLR6/F2B36U9HV1KRLR6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/36U9/HV1KRLR6/F2B36U9HV1KRLR6.SMALL.jpg Dominic Bender I made this from a piece of packing foam I had in my shop and a piece of scrap wood. Easy to make, versatile and a good way to upcycle something you might otherwise throw away - and save a few bucks on art and craft supplies for painting and finishing. You could even use shaped pieces of foam if you...
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Sat, 10 May 2014 09:45:32 PDT
Roland VersaCAMM Vinyl Printer : Pier 9 User Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-VersaCAMM-ROLAND-Pier-9/
Roland VersaCAMM Vinyl Printer : Pier 9 User Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/X90P/I5NS3DTG/FNKX90PI5NS3DTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/X90P/I5NS3DTG/FNKX90PI5NS3DTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/X90P/I5NS3DTG/FNKX90PI5NS3DTG.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft The Roland VersaCAMM Vinyl Printer is a high quality vinyl printer with a scoring knife. It can print on many different materials to create large format posters, labels, stickers, car decals, window stickers, signs, banners, and much more.Requirements for using this machine at Pier 9: Take Gener...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 19:06:49 PDT
Simple Soldering Wand Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Soldering-Wand-Stand/
Simple Soldering Wand Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/IDSX/HUTNKEFM/F62IDSXHUTNKEFM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/IDSX/HUTNKEFM/F62IDSXHUTNKEFM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/IDSX/HUTNKEFM/F62IDSXHUTNKEFM.SMALL.jpg zachary phillips Materials 1. Block or wood 2. Big thick non insulated wire 3. Drill same size as wire4. Soldering wand/pen/iron2. Two big screws The Base For the base I just used a simple little piece of wood nothing special. Wire Holder To get the wire spirals I used a ward rake handle and wind it arou...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 06:15:50 PDT
Cheap easy shop organizing http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-shop-organizing/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:38:14 PDT
Becoming a Maker: The complete guide to a fully functional minishop: tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Becoming-a-Maker-The-complete-guide-to-a-fully-fun/
Becoming a Maker: The complete guide to a fully functional minishop: tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/VL4G/HTNO7P29/F19VL4GHTNO7P29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/VL4G/HTNO7P29/F19VL4GHTNO7P29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/VL4G/HTNO7P29/F19VL4GHTNO7P29.SMALL.jpg TheParacorder What is a maker? A maker is a DIY'er, recycle and reuse'er, and a crafter. They take whats not, and make it what Is. Makers not only have skill, but as well as the determination for his or her project. What does it take to become a maker? Well the first step to becoming a maker will be shown step by...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 13:34:52 PDT
Toothbrush to rotary tool bristle brush http://www.instructables.com/id/Toothbrush-to-rotary-tool-bristle-brush/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 02:22:28 PDT
Electronic-Lab in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Lab-in-a-Box/
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 14:37:17 PST
Altoids toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-toolbox/
Altoids toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/FNRP/HS80G8NZ/F1CFNRPHS80G8NZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/FNRP/HS80G8NZ/F1CFNRPHS80G8NZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/FNRP/HS80G8NZ/F1CFNRPHS80G8NZ.SMALL.jpg Lewis121212 The finished toolboxThis tool box is for those who don't have a workspace, just a kitchen table to work on. It makes it easy to quickly get out of the way for dinner, or bring a pocket sized kit for small work, instead of lugging around a large toolbox and looking for what you need. Please vote me i...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:41:36 PST
How to control sawdust on a Shopsmith Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-sawdust-on-a-Shopsmith-Lathe/
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 10:00:14 PST
Third hand from sraps and scrounged materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Third-hand-from-sraps-and-scrounged-materials/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/G54V/HP9NH3YQ/FH8G54VHP9NH3YQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/G54V/HP9NH3YQ/FH8G54VHP9NH3YQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/G54V/HP9NH3YQ/FH8G54VHP9NH3YQ.SMALL.jpg funkysod This is just an add to maybe inspire someone. I salvaged a lamp which was destined for garbage at work. The lamp has a snake-like, sturdy, neck which allows it to be directed where you need it. As I said the neck is quite sturdy so first I thought of using it for a tablet stand. Then I thought of al...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 05:56:17 PST
Homemade Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Knife-4/
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:10:02 PST