Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 7 Feb 2016 16:00:56 PST BLOX v1.01 CHOPSTICK Steamer and Bending Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/CHOPSTICK-Steamer-and-Bending-Jig/
CHOPSTICK Steamer and Bending Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/DKA4/GRFNCAHD/F5LDKA4GRFNCAHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/DKA4/GRFNCAHD/F5LDKA4GRFNCAHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/DKA4/GRFNCAHD/F5LDKA4GRFNCAHD.SMALL.jpg LifeWarrior With all these chopsticks laying around (My wife loves to eat Chinese a little too much) I'm always looking for ways too make use of these little shard's of wood. It occurred to me that  I could probably make some cool curves, however looking at my 6ft wood steamer outside really was a waste of a l...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2011 06:02:27 PDT
Easy Lockpicking Tools! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Lockpicking-Tools/
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 19:18:45 PST
Drill Press Restoration (Refurbishing Techniques) http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Restoration-Refurbishing-Techniques/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 13:14:37 PST
How to make springs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Springs/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 14:14:03 PST
Remove rust easily and effectively with salt and electricity. http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Rust-Easily-and-Effectively-With-Salt-and-E/
Remove rust easily and effectively with salt and electricity. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/0Q7H/IJYUU3O5/FPI0Q7HIJYUU3O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/0Q7H/IJYUU3O5/FPI0Q7HIJYUU3O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/0Q7H/IJYUU3O5/FPI0Q7HIJYUU3O5.SMALL.jpg dominoeffect2000 Hello everyone, want to find out how to rid rust on your tools for cheap, easily and safely?This is a inexpensive, safe and interesting science experiment you should try on your tools to rid of rust Instead of using acid, Grinding or heavy wire brushing and loosing any steel. By using electrolysis t...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 18:44:33 PST
Homemade Woodworking Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Woodworking-Lathe/
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:49:22 PST
Self-Marking Tape Measure http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Marking-Tape-Measure/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:10:18 PST
Angle Divider for Perfect Miters http://www.instructables.com/id/Angle-Divider-for-Perfect-Miters/
Angle Divider for Perfect Miters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/8R9S/IJOLNMCK/FEB8R9SIJOLNMCK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/8R9S/IJOLNMCK/FEB8R9SIJOLNMCK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/8R9S/IJOLNMCK/FEB8R9SIJOLNMCK.SMALL.jpg Phil B In 1903 Stanley Tools patented their No. 30 Angle Divider. It accurately divides an inside corner* angle for transferring the correct miter angle to your saw. This is especially useful for installing baseboard molding where corners in homes are seldom an exact 90 degrees.The photo shows my facsimile...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 11:29:29 PST
Workshop pegboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-pegboard/
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Tue, 2 May 2006 20:32:48 PDT
De-Rust Your Old Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/De-Rust-Your-Old-Table-Saw/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 22:06:46 PST
Stainless Steel Flask Turned Into Awesome Sandblaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Stainless-Steel-Flask-Turned-Into-Awesome-Sandblas/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:22:24 PST
Country Pottery Kickwheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Country-Pottery-Kickwheel/
Country Pottery Kickwheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/NXIX/FXV3AB45/FMYNXIXFXV3AB45.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/NXIX/FXV3AB45/FMYNXIXFXV3AB45.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/NXIX/FXV3AB45/FMYNXIXFXV3AB45.SMALL.jpg Moose Gueydan Build a old fashioned rotary flywheel Pottery Kickwheel for about 100$ After a lot of searching on the internt, I could not find a decent drawing of a console style kickwheel for making pottery. so I made one. Measured drawings included... building the base frame and seatposts Using standard d...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2009 02:04:01 PDT
Setting Up a Radial Arm Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-Up-a-Radial-Arm-Saw/
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 18:53:20 PDT
Guitar String Hot Wire Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-String-Hot-Wire-Cutter/
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Sun, 19 Dec 2010 21:44:38 PST
Cut Glass (or Mirror) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cut-Glass-or-Mirror/
Cut Glass (or Mirror) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/OE2S/NX1EP282432/FN7OE2SNX1EP282432.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/OE2S/NX1EP282432/FN7OE2SNX1EP282432.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/OE2S/NX1EP282432/FN7OE2SNX1EP282432.SMALL.jpg howtern An inexpensive hand-tool and not-a-lot-of-skills can have you cutting glass in no time! Parts Layout (1) glass cutter (start at ~4$ and go up from there. The type used here is of the ~4$ variety) (2) sturdy straight edge (the wood plank in this case) (3) some glass or mirror to cut Score the Gl...
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Wed, 21 Jun 2006 17:16:06 PDT
Glass Cutter by Kreat0r http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Cutter-by-Kreat0r/
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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 13:00:58 PST
Wooden precision mini router base for rotary tool (with cardboard prototype) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Mini-Router-Base-for-Rotary-Tool-with-Cardb/
Wooden precision mini router base for rotary tool (with cardboard prototype) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/3RMI/IIM1ULLK/FOT3RMIIIM1ULLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/3RMI/IIM1ULLK/FOT3RMIIIM1ULLK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/3RMI/IIM1ULLK/FOT3RMIIIM1ULLK.SMALL.jpg maKACS I have a Dremel like rotary tool and I wanted a mini router base for it. It can be bought from Dremel or Stewmac e.g. http://www.dremel.com/en-us/Tools/Pages/ToolDetail...http://www.stewmac.com/Luthier_Tools/Tools_by_Job/...but I decided to make one. Made an initial research and found some good and ...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 14:57:12 PST
How to Drill Holes in a Glass Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Drill-Holes-in-a-Glass-Bottle/
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 22:30:56 PST
quick bolt shortening tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/quick-bolt-shortening-tutorial/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2005 17:10:38 PDT
2in1 bench pin with vise http://www.instructables.com/id/2in1-Bench-Pin-With-Vise/
2in1 bench pin with vise - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/DWEL/IIM1U7ZQ/FK4DWELIIM1U7ZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/DWEL/IIM1U7ZQ/FK4DWELIIM1U7ZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/DWEL/IIM1U7ZQ/FK4DWELIIM1U7ZQ.SMALL.jpg maKACS My relatively new hobby is to make small parts or decorations for my classical guitar and make jewels for my wife. So the jewelers saw became an essential tool. But I don't have a bench pin, so I needed one. Cheap to buy one, but I wanted to make my own.There are many types and designs out in the wi...
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 08:52:57 PST
How to Crimp Cables and Wires! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Crimp-Cables-and-Wires!/
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Sat, 28 Jul 2007 21:57:38 PDT
4-Way Panel Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Way-Panel-Clamps/
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 14:10:38 PST
ArduSaw http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduSaw/
ArduSaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/5793/IGHVEMC3/FL25793IGHVEMC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/5793/IGHVEMC3/FL25793IGHVEMC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/5793/IGHVEMC3/FL25793IGHVEMC3.SMALL.jpg iGull ArduSaw IntroThis project came about as a requirement to crosscut 100mm wide sheets of balsa with thicknesses from 0.8 to 12.7mm. I had been using a simple MDF jig with a 90 deg cross guide and scalpel - the trouble here was that in the thicker materials, you occasionally got chip-out at the lower e...
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 08:47:31 PST
Make a Ball Mill in 5 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Ball-Mill-in-5-Minutes/
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Thu, 26 Jul 2007 22:36:32 PDT
How to create a laser cut file in Illustrator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-laser-cut-file-in-Illustrator/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:46:29 PDT
How to Drill a Hole in a Glass Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Drill-a-Hole-in-a-Glass-Bottle/
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 17:05:15 PST
Drill Small, Precise Holes. http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Small-Precise-Holes/
Drill Small, Precise Holes. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/XBVD/FYTD4SKT/FVHXBVDFYTD4SKT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/XBVD/FYTD4SKT/FVHXBVDFYTD4SKT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/XBVD/FYTD4SKT/FVHXBVDFYTD4SKT.SMALL.jpg Grathio This Instructable well help you drill a line or grid of holes with 1/400th of an inch (0.06mm) tolerances. Or so. The holes in this photo are 1/32" (0.8mm) across and 3/64" (1.2mm) apart, but the same technique can be used to drill even smaller or closer holes. And you can go bigger too, the sam...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2009 17:16:31 PDT
Build a 4 Color T-Shirt Printing Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-4-Color-T-Shirt-Printing-Press/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2008 11:22:12 PDT
Radial Arm Saw Table Alignment -- An Easier Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Radial-Arm-Saw-Table-Alignment-An-Easier-Way/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2009 09:27:21 PST
Tips and Jigs Part 1: Circular Saw Straight-Cutting jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-and-Jigs-Part-1-Circular-Saw-Straight-Cuttin/
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Thu, 12 Jun 2008 10:29:35 PDT
Brew Kettle Keg (Keggle) http://www.instructables.com/id/Brew-Kettle-Keg-Keggle/
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Wed, 2 May 2012 15:30:21 PDT
Drill press http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-press/
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Fri, 28 May 2010 14:37:43 PDT
A homemade water pump http://www.instructables.com/id/A-homemade-water-pump/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2009 18:29:19 PDT
Stick together: How to properly use Super 77 spray adhesive http://www.instructables.com/id/Stick-together-How-to-properly-use-Super-77-spray/
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 11:34:52 PDT
Drainage Pipe Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Drainage-Clamps/
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:53:59 PST
handy tricks to find square http://www.instructables.com/id/handy-tricks-to-find-square/
handy tricks to find square - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/6EYC/G2L3C0GG/F266EYCG2L3C0GG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/6EYC/G2L3C0GG/F266EYCG2L3C0GG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/6EYC/G2L3C0GG/F266EYCG2L3C0GG.SMALL.jpg dave spencer The following instructable details 2 ways to find out if something is square, 1 way to draw an accurate perpendicular line, and 1 way to draw an accurate parallel line. These tricks involve virtually no math to do and are scalable to any dimensions from millimetres, to miles. The 4 tricks are prob...
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Mon, 7 Dec 2009 20:10:24 PST
Lego drill guide revisited http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-drill-guide-revisited/
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Wed, 25 Nov 2015 06:06:29 PST
Make an Air Purifier on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Air-Purifier-on-the-cheap/
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Sat, 26 Jun 2010 10:37:53 PDT
How to Fix a KitchenAid Mixer That Isn't Spinning http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-a-KitchenAid-Mixer-That-Isnt-Spinning/
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Wed, 27 Oct 2010 11:26:53 PDT
How to drill through acrylic plexiglass the right and wrong way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-drill-through-acrylic-plexiglass-the-right-/
How to drill through acrylic plexiglass the right and wrong way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/1O4V/G50U25LG/FAT1O4VG50U25LG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/1O4V/G50U25LG/FAT1O4VG50U25LG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/1O4V/G50U25LG/FAT1O4VG50U25LG.SMALL.jpg thebetatesters Here is a video on how to properly drill through acrylic plexiglass. First you need to drill a small diameter pilot hole to get started. The gradually go up in drill bit sizes until you reach your desired diameter. If you just drill a pilot hole then jump right to a big size bit you will likely crac...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2010 13:54:09 PST
2X72 Belt Grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/2X72-Belt-Grinder/
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Sat, 14 Nov 2015 01:04:56 PST
hard disk grinding machine http://www.instructables.com/id/hard-disk-grinding-machine/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 18:04:01 PST
Wood Turning Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turning-Tool/
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 16:47:38 PST
How to sharpen your woodworking tools with sandpaper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-sharpen-your-woodworking-tools-with-sandpap/
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Fri, 19 Oct 2012 17:21:06 PDT
Restoring an old vise! http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-old-vise/
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 09:04:45 PST
Hot Knife for Plastic Cutting! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Knife-for-Plastic-Cutting!/
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Sat, 6 Oct 2007 03:49:19 PDT
Don't Throw it in the landfill: "How to Repair A Cordless Drill With Broken Or Missing Battery For about $3 (or less)" http://www.instructables.com/id/Dont-Throw-it-in-the-landfill-How-to-Repair-A-C/
Don't Throw it in the landfill: "How to Repair A Cordless Drill With Broken Or Missing Battery For about $3 (or less)" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/8D5R/H4AGKJNV/FHY8D5RH4AGKJNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/8D5R/H4AGKJNV/FHY8D5RH4AGKJNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/8D5R/H4AGKJNV/FHY8D5RH4AGKJNV.SMALL.jpg mykiscool Many people have the battery in their cordless drill go out, and simply throw it away. In fact I obtained 2 cordless drills with missing batteries at a yard sale in a free box, as you guessed for free. This instructable shows you how to turn a cordless drill with a missing or broken battery back int...
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Wed, 18 Jul 2012 20:55:00 PDT
Convert a battery drill to wall power http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-battery-drill-to-wall-power/
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Wed, 7 Mar 2007 20:07:07 PST
How to make a personalized jigsaw puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-personalized-jigsaw-puzzle/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2008 21:18:02 PDT
Making a Powerful Linear Actuator http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Powerful-Linear-Actuator/
Making a Powerful Linear Actuator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/N42Y/GMSXHBV8/FODN42YGMSXHBV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/N42Y/GMSXHBV8/FODN42YGMSXHBV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/N42Y/GMSXHBV8/FODN42YGMSXHBV8.SMALL.jpg n1cod3mus I looked at buying a Linear actuator but they are too expensive for the project i wanted to do so I thought i would make one and document it for Instructables so that others can follow what i do for their project or improve on it. I have 2 options for you guys here, the frist option I tried and a s...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2011 16:30:21 PDT