Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools http://www.instructables.com Mon, 31 Aug 2015 22:55:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 Workshop Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Safety/
Workshop Safety - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/6KYU/IDZSIU77/F8M6KYUIDZSIU77.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/6KYU/IDZSIU77/F8M6KYUIDZSIU77.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/6KYU/IDZSIU77/F8M6KYUIDZSIU77.SMALL.jpg davefhunt Joking aside here, Workshop safety is a serious matter. Even in the jokey pic there are several obvious mistakes. Health and Safety. Here in the UK we have the Health and Safety at Work act. 1974.http://www.hse.gov.uk/legislation/hswa.htmRead it.It is often used by lazy people as an excuse not to...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:54:22 PDT
Make a Tool Length sensor for Stepcraft 2 CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tool-Length-sensor-for-Stepcraft-2-CNC/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:39:45 PDT
Carving Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Carving-Fixture/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:37:39 PDT
Making Dowel Rods With a Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Dowel-Rods-With-a-Table-Saw/
Making Dowel Rods With a Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/IUQ5/IDYPD9F1/FOZIUQ5IDYPD9F1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/IUQ5/IDYPD9F1/FOZIUQ5IDYPD9F1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/IUQ5/IDYPD9F1/FOZIUQ5IDYPD9F1.SMALL.jpg gadgetjim There are times when you may need a Dowel Rod made out of a particular variety of wood for a project, or an extra long length. Or maybe, like me, you like to make things yourself. This Instructable will explain how to make a fixture to make your own, custom dowel rods. Getting Started and Require...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 20:21:32 PDT
Sieves from 5 gal Plastic Buckets http://www.instructables.com/id/Sieves-from-5-gal-Plastic-Buckets/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:59:20 PDT
Welding mask upgrade: Lights UP http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-mask-upgrade-Lights-UP/
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:31:05 PDT
Artisan Mallets For Leathercraft, Woodworking And Sculpting http://www.instructables.com/id/Artisan-Mallets-For-Leathercraft-Woodworking-And-S/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:04:09 PDT
easy tablet stand http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-tablet-stand/
easy tablet stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/YD8V/IDSN8IBO/F7ZYD8VIDSN8IBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/YD8V/IDSN8IBO/F7ZYD8VIDSN8IBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/YD8V/IDSN8IBO/F7ZYD8VIDSN8IBO.SMALL.jpg Alameen easy................................................you just need : -(1) 3 iron nails(2) 1 small wood piece ( small or big your choice) just fix 3 iron nail like in photo that's all.................easy yeah....
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 08:25:35 PDT
Lock a door without a lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Lock-a-door-without-a-lock/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 04:25:20 PDT
Easy Lockpick Set - Kirby Grips http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Lockpick-Set-Kirby-Grips/
Easy Lockpick Set - Kirby Grips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/JOYP/IDUQZZUH/FOUJOYPIDUQZZUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/JOYP/IDUQZZUH/FOUJOYPIDUQZZUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/JOYP/IDUQZZUH/FOUJOYPIDUQZZUH.SMALL.jpg hoppitybop How to create an easy and cheap set of lock picks Straightining Straighten then kirby grip completely Tention Wrench Create a 1cm long 90degree thingy at one end to act as the tention wrench Half Diamond Now you can make your pick. I made a half diamond but you can make it into a rake or a...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 04:14:12 PDT
The Sprayonette- A Multipurpose Tactical Pressure Washer http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Sprayonette-A-Multipurpose-Tactical-Pressure-W/
The Sprayonette- A Multipurpose Tactical Pressure Washer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/U92K/IDRLH4EL/FW2U92KIDRLH4EL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/U92K/IDRLH4EL/FW2U92KIDRLH4EL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/U92K/IDRLH4EL/FW2U92KIDRLH4EL.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens So there I was, out on the perimeter wall with a work detail. It was hot and the work was nasty- we were pressure washing the splattered remains of the undead off the wall and burning the bigger chunks. The noise of the machine must have attracted some stragglers because we soon heard that ominous, ...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:16:53 PDT
Restoring Old Paintbrushes http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-Old-Paintbrushes/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:07:23 PDT
Air Handler Filter Change Out http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Handler-Filter-Change-Out/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 18:54:13 PDT
toys http://www.instructables.com/id/toys-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/7FVW/IDRLEV7O/FO47FVWIDRLEV7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/7FVW/IDRLEV7O/FO47FVWIDRLEV7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/7FVW/IDRLEV7O/FO47FVWIDRLEV7O.SMALL.jpg Larzachard null Handmade Knife and Leather Sheath Rasp and Pepper Tree Knife Lawn Mower Blade Knife and Wooden Handle and Sheath Make A Lawn mower Blade Knife Make a $4 BB Gun & Airsoft Flamethrower Crossbow Pistol
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:35:32 PDT
How to Restore an Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-an-Axe/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 09:05:25 PDT
Add LED on your Cordless Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-LED-on-your-Cordless-Drill/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 20:07:15 PDT
Protective Skull Face Shield With Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Protective-Skull-Face-Shield-With-Filter/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 16:56:16 PDT
Easy hack to cut almost all the way through wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-hack-to-cut-almost-all-the-way-through-wood/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 02:09:00 PDT
SAFETY FIRST: Are You Listening KIDS! http://www.instructables.com/id/SAFETY-FIRST-Are-You-Listening-KIDS/
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 05:32:41 PDT
How to make a Mini Pyrography Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Mini-Pyrography-Tool/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 06:29:26 PDT
Proyecto Herramientas y soldado http://www.instructables.com/id/Proyecto-Herramientas-y-soldado/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 18:59:03 PDT
Disposable putty knifes http://www.instructables.com/id/Disposable-putty-knifes/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 14:42:41 PDT
Blade Honing Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Blade-Honing-Kit/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 23:07:21 PDT
Safety on Work Sites in odd/ 3rd world/ war zone locations http://www.instructables.com/id/Safety-on-Work-Sites-in-odd-3rd-world-war-zone-loc/
Safety on Work Sites in odd/ 3rd world/ war zone locations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/ETKB/IDIN4EIW/FLOETKBIDIN4EIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/ETKB/IDIN4EIW/FLOETKBIDIN4EIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/ETKB/IDIN4EIW/FLOETKBIDIN4EIW.SMALL.jpg EcoExpatMike Safety on any relatively untamed" work site can be especially difficult. Especially if you are on a site in a remote gosh forsaken location, working with untrained personnel, or supervising workers with communication/ cultural challenges (like no english language skills).1) the first sign is a GREA...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 05:22:43 PDT
CNC Machine Control Upgrade on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Machine-Control-Upgrade-on-a-Budget/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:29:14 PDT
Homemade Wood Metal Lathe Mill Projects DIY Spindle Jaw Chuk http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wood-Metal-Lathe-Mill-Projects-DIY-Spindl/
Homemade Wood Metal Lathe Mill Projects DIY Spindle Jaw Chuk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/VS7C/IDFSFKOO/FZZVS7CIDFSFKOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/VS7C/IDFSFKOO/FZZVS7CIDFSFKOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/VS7C/IDFSFKOO/FZZVS7CIDFSFKOO.SMALL.jpg trukmeeilee The Mini Metal Lathe is a tool for DIY, hobby, modelmaking, crafts, students,small parts processing and others. you can buy or you can make it very easy Spindle Jaw Chuk 80 mm ( lot on EBay ), old sew motor, Aluminium Alloy, bearing 40 / 17 mm
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 01:31:54 PDT
Mini Solder pot for tinning or removing components http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Solder-Pot-For-Tinning-And-Removing-Component/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 14:46:15 PDT
Locking Canvas Plier http://www.instructables.com/id/Locking-Canvas-Plier/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 10:20:20 PDT
Clamping Cauls http://www.instructables.com/id/Clamping-Cauls/
Clamping Cauls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/4SLT/IDFS9Q7H/FYV4SLTIDFS9Q7H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/4SLT/IDFS9Q7H/FYV4SLTIDFS9Q7H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/4SLT/IDFS9Q7H/FYV4SLTIDFS9Q7H.SMALL.jpg dave.vaness.79 In woodworking Cauls are beams that are used to distribute and direct clamping force over a long length. Generally they are just stout beams that are clamped at the ends. Calling them Cauls officially makes them tools so they don't get thrown out during shop clean up. The downside is that you have...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 09:12:14 PDT
Spray Paint Shaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-Paint-Shaker-1/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 07:41:04 PDT
How to make a Spartan Race spear http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Spartan-Race-spear/
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By: MyFixitUpLife

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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 07:13:59 PDT
PVC Water Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Water-Gun/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 06:42:04 PDT
Choosing Greener Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Choosing-Greener-Materials/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/OIL4/IDECXKHA/FKNOIL4IDECXKHA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/OIL4/IDECXKHA/FKNOIL4IDECXKHA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/OIL4/IDECXKHA/FKNOIL4IDECXKHA.SMALL.jpg Jer_Faludi Choosing greener materials and components for your project — made easy. What makes one kind of plastic/ metal/ wood/ power supply more sustainable than another? Check out this collection to find out. Let's make greener stuff! Choosing Greener Plastics Choosing Greener Wood Choosing Greener...
By: Jer_Faludi

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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 13:16:35 PDT
Router Table Fence - Featherbaords T Slots Plastic Guard / Table Saw Extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Table-Fence-Featherbaords-T-Slots-Plastic-G/
Router Table Fence - Featherbaords T Slots Plastic Guard / Table Saw Extension - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/6MWX/IDCXKQ5G/FYU6MWXIDCXKQ5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/6MWX/IDCXKQ5G/FYU6MWXIDCXKQ5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/6MWX/IDCXKQ5G/FYU6MWXIDCXKQ5G.SMALL.jpg savvas_papasavva In this video I utilise the existing table saw fence to create an adjustable one for the router table extension. As the workshop is small and cluttered it makes sense to combine the two tools together. I found the 19mm wide T slot track online and it only took a small modification to fit M8 bolts....
By: savvas_papasavva

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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 07:43:18 PDT
DIY Vertical Milling Projects Homemade X Y Slide Bottom Base http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vertical-Milling-Projects-Homemade-X-Y-Slide-B/
DIY Vertical Milling Projects Homemade X Y Slide Bottom Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/W23C/IDFSFLAQ/F93W23CIDFSFLAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/W23C/IDFSFLAQ/F93W23CIDFSFLAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/W23C/IDFSFLAQ/F93W23CIDFSFLAQ.SMALL.jpg trukmeeilee You just need a Vertical Milling Metalworkig are necessary to the production of almost everything but are very expensive. You can buy it or home build very easy in your home with aluminium alloy ( lot and cheap on EBay )Feature: Milling cutter, with two edges, is dangerous, so people should be guide...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 05:59:43 PDT
Rebuild Blue Point 3/8 Ratchet (Snap On) http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuild-Blue-Point-38-Ratchet-Snap-On/
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By: BeemerLab

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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 04:35:22 PDT
SLO MakerSpace Basic Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/SLO-MakerSpace-Basic-Safety/
SLO MakerSpace Basic Safety - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/SEP8/IDCXGSP6/FU3SEP8IDCXGSP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/SEP8/IDCXGSP6/FU3SEP8IDCXGSP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/SEP8/IDCXGSP6/FU3SEP8IDCXGSP6.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace Every new member of SLO MakerSpace, must first take the free Basic Safety class and pass the test. Our Safety Guru, Kory, has put together this outline for you to preview and review.Build, learn, hack, and be safe!Disclaimer: This Basic Safety guide does not cover every eventuality, does not in an...
By: SLOMakerSpace

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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 18:05:55 PDT
Vacuum Line Swivel http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Line-Swivel/
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By: BoilingLeadBath

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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 12:42:13 PDT
Tailstock Chuck http://www.instructables.com/id/Tailstock-Chuck/
Tailstock Chuck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/JN46/IDBI03V1/FH4JN46IDBI03V1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/JN46/IDBI03V1/FH4JN46IDBI03V1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/JN46/IDBI03V1/FH4JN46IDBI03V1.SMALL.jpg vreinkymov This instructable shows how to make a tapered drill chuck for a lathe out of a bolt. You'll need the following materials:Bench GrinderMetal FileBoltNutThreaded ChuckPrussian BlueEpoxy PuttySmall MotorCarbide Scribe Small Motor To keep the run-out to a minimum when machining the bolt, it's necessa...
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 23:55:32 PDT
Choosing Greener Plastics http://www.instructables.com/id/Choosing-Greener-Plastics/
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By: Jer_Faludi

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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 07:07:16 PDT
Hand Saw Guards http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Saw-Guards/
Hand Saw Guards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/A3BJ/ID7USAR2/FOFA3BJID7USAR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/A3BJ/ID7USAR2/FOFA3BJID7USAR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/A3BJ/ID7USAR2/FOFA3BJID7USAR2.SMALL.jpg john pedersen I have been using this type of saw blade guard for years, it's simple, cheap, durable and easy to use.It is a piece of flexible fiber optic or electrical conduit. Materials The flexible conduit I used was from dumpster dives (Free)The Orange type (fiber optic use) is much more flexible then the g...
By: john pedersen

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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 17:20:38 PDT
Reanimate old battery drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Reanimate-old-battery-drill/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 01:30:50 PDT
PCB Board Holder In 20 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Board-Holder-In-20-Minutes/
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 08:03:01 PDT
Drill Press Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Shield/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 21:13:30 PDT
Retractable Solder Fume Extractor (From An LED Light) http://www.instructables.com/id/Retractable-Solder-Fume-Fan-From-An-LED-Light/
Retractable Solder Fume Extractor (From An LED Light) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/WO1X/ID0PU22J/F7FWO1XID0PU22J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/WO1X/ID0PU22J/F7FWO1XID0PU22J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/WO1X/ID0PU22J/F7FWO1XID0PU22J.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 This Is a fan that I use while soldering to get the solder fumes out of my face!Why did I choose this fan? This Is WhyIf you are wondering what I am connecting it to, It is my home-made peg-board. If you are interested this project this is the linkIf you don't understand why there is a weird flashli...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 11:56:58 PDT
Building Big Blue, a Home Made Wood Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Big-Blue-a-Home-Made-Wood-Lathe/
Building Big Blue, a Home Made Wood Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/RQ2M/ID02ESJM/F0LRQ2MID02ESJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/RQ2M/ID02ESJM/F0LRQ2MID02ESJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/RQ2M/ID02ESJM/F0LRQ2MID02ESJM.SMALL.jpg WoodShopMike This article was originally posted to my website, www.woodshopmike.com. Be sure to stop by my site for more DIYs, repairs, and projects & remember to subscribe! Now on with the Instructable!"Why on earth would you build a wood lathe?" This was the unspoken question I heard from many people when I t...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 07:55:33 PDT
Sharpening Jig for Woodturning Gouges http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-Jig-for-Woodturning-Gouges/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 06:07:48 PDT
how to solder for beginers http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-solder-for-beginers/
how to solder for beginers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/K9B3/ICX7WE00/F2BK9B3ICX7WE00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/K9B3/ICX7WE00/F2BK9B3ICX7WE00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/K9B3/ICX7WE00/F2BK9B3ICX7WE00.SMALL.jpg Thehackingguys Hey guys its Daniel from Thehackingguys.com and today I'm going to TEACH you all how to solder a wire for beginers so lets get right into it... Tools Tools you are going to need are... Soldering iron The soldering iron is the most important tool for this and is a big must for every DIYER needs...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 05:56:52 PDT
Simple Spindle Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Spindle-Sander/
Simple Spindle Sander - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/J6ZO/ICYMZ8VJ/F72J6ZOICYMZ8VJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/J6ZO/ICYMZ8VJ/F72J6ZOICYMZ8VJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/J6ZO/ICYMZ8VJ/F72J6ZOICYMZ8VJ.SMALL.jpg Hashem_Mehyar The reason behind this project is a circle, a perfect round piece of wood, on the outside and in the inside, and my dreams for the circles began when i bought a router and found out the circles i want to cut is too small for the included jig to handle . i know there are numerous ways but this sound...
By: Hashem_Mehyar

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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 10:08:41 PDT
DIY Analog Voltmeter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Analog-Voltmeter/
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By: Gursimran Singh 425

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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 17:52:49 PDT