Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools http://www.instructables.com Sun, 5 Jul 2015 21:59:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 easy hot glue removal http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-hot-glue-removal/
easy hot glue removal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/8FU8/IBQCHJPY/FWD8FU8IBQCHJPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/8FU8/IBQCHJPY/FWD8FU8IBQCHJPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/8FU8/IBQCHJPY/FWD8FU8IBQCHJPY.SMALL.jpg GraydonT i have to repair the coil gun made in my last insructable and the barrel had hot glue in it for holding the coil in place since the coil fried under load the glue melted in the entire barrel so i have to clean it so i thought i would use the dremel to clean it then i thought the glue would clog the ...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:28:46 PDT
The Blade Runner Multi-material Electric Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Blade-Runner-Multi-material-Electric-Knife/
The Blade Runner Multi-material Electric Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/JIO0/IBQCH5D2/FFYJIO0IBQCH5D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/JIO0/IBQCH5D2/FFYJIO0IBQCH5D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/JIO0/IBQCH5D2/FFYJIO0IBQCH5D2.SMALL.jpg Gregarious There are plenty of Instructables showing how to make hot cutters for foam but I have not seen one that uses this less smelly and more effective method. This approach is definitely an unusual use for an ordinary thing, that gives EXTRAORDINARY results. It started with a cutting need I found some ...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:18:22 PDT
DIY Repair, ONEWAY Live Center http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Repair-ONEWAY-Live-Center/
DIY Repair, ONEWAY Live Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/RDOE/IBQCFIK1/FIVRDOEIBQCFIK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/RDOE/IBQCFIK1/FIVRDOEIBQCFIK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/RDOE/IBQCFIK1/FIVRDOEIBQCFIK1.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 & be sure to subscribe! Now on with the Instructable!Here's a quick and easy repair for those costly ONEWAY (or similar) live centers we all covet. Oops! I'm s...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 13:55:09 PDT
PVC Duel Shot Air Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Duel-Shot-Air-Gun/
PVC Duel Shot Air Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/PC6U/IBM23NMF/FC9PC6UIBM23NMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/PC6U/IBM23NMF/FC9PC6UIBM23NMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/PC6U/IBM23NMF/FC9PC6UIBM23NMF.SMALL.jpg Nicholasjames This PVC air gun can be made for around $20. It is simple to make and fun to use. Parts and Supplies Parts and Supplies list:(3) 1/2 inch PVC valves (1) 1/2 inch PVC 90 degree elbow(1) 1/2 inch PVC Tee(5) 2 inch long 1/2 inch PVC(1) 4 inch long 1/2 inch PVC(1) 13 inch long 1/2 inch PVC(2) 7 inc...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 20:04:57 PDT
How to make a vacuum powered plywood lifter for your workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-vacuum-powered-plywood-lifter-for-yo/
How to make a vacuum powered plywood lifter for your workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/7GD6/IBM22ZNB/F8R7GD6IBM22ZNB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/7GD6/IBM22ZNB/F8R7GD6IBM22ZNB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/7GD6/IBM22ZNB/F8R7GD6IBM22ZNB.SMALL.jpg elking I'm planning on building more than a few cabinets for an upcoming kitchen and bath remodel, on my house. I'll be using my 4x8 CNC router to cut the parts for the carcasses, out of 3/4 plywood. Shuffling 3/4 plywood around the shop has never been fun, its not that heavy but it is awkward for one pers...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 15:34:10 PDT
Key chain tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Key-chain-tool/
Key chain tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/USC2/IBM21VDT/FKIUSC2IBM21VDT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/USC2/IBM21VDT/FKIUSC2IBM21VDT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/USC2/IBM21VDT/FKIUSC2IBM21VDT.SMALL.jpg superthunder bolt making a key chain tool scavaging from a mistake I ripped open a cheap knock off of swiss army knife. getting the thing you need I used putty as base material and link chain from a bad key chain present. now select what tool you need. mix and mould ha you will just do fine without instruct...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:18:26 PDT
SOS: Emergency Soldering Buddy http://www.instructables.com/id/SOS-Emergency-Soldering-Buddy/
SOS: Emergency Soldering Buddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/OOVC/IBM21O93/FLLOOVCIBM21O93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/OOVC/IBM21O93/FLLOOVCIBM21O93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/OOVC/IBM21O93/FLLOOVCIBM21O93.SMALL.jpg CheckYourGages SOS - Save Our Soldering!Soldering buddies are really handy tools to have around, but say yours broke and you haven't replaced it yet; or perhaps you're a young aspiring student who doesn't have a way to get to one or the money to buy one ($17 at radioshack). In these cases, save time and save money...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:56:48 PDT
The Marking Gauge Set http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Marking-Gauge-Set/
The Marking Gauge Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/WZXS/IBM242OK/FTXWZXSIBM242OK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/WZXS/IBM242OK/FTXWZXSIBM242OK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/WZXS/IBM242OK/FTXWZXSIBM242OK.SMALL.jpg -BALES- I'm a big fan of marking gauges ... we go way back. Rulers, squares, compasses of several varieties ... I got 'em. I have a love affair with combination squares especially .. I have several. 18", 12", 6" ... heck I have 3 of the 6" model alone. I have found that 3 just isn't enough for me. It n...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:18:23 PDT
Circle Cutter/Pipe Fitter for Plasma Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Circle-CutterPipe-Fitter-for-Plasma-Cutter/
Circle Cutter/Pipe Fitter for Plasma Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/3JX9/IBKMKSWB/FX63JX9IBKMKSWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/3JX9/IBKMKSWB/FX63JX9IBKMKSWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/3JX9/IBKMKSWB/FX63JX9IBKMKSWB.SMALL.jpg Marsh Plasma cutters are great, but you need a steady hand to make a really great cut. Failing that, a guide will give you a really clean cut every time and this adjustable circle cutting compass really comes in handy! It's cheap, easy to build and when you see the results, you'll never make another curve...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 04:55:20 PDT
Improvised woodworking clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvised-woodworking-clamps/
Improvised woodworking clamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/RFHB/IBJ73G8I/FG4RFHBIBJ73G8I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/RFHB/IBJ73G8I/FG4RFHBIBJ73G8I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/RFHB/IBJ73G8I/FG4RFHBIBJ73G8I.SMALL.jpg makendo Real woodworkers always seem to have a ton of clamps lying around. I'm an amateur woodworker and have neither the storage nor the budget (clamps are expensive!), so I make do with all sorts of weird clamping set-ups. Fortunately, modern wood glue is amazingly strong and applying huge amounts of pres...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:21:11 PDT
CNC Mini router lift!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Mini-router-lift/
CNC Mini router lift!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/2ZH5/IBHS1YYF/F092ZH5IBHS1YYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/2ZH5/IBHS1YYF/F092ZH5IBHS1YYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/2ZH5/IBHS1YYF/F092ZH5IBHS1YYF.SMALL.jpg shopbuilt You can get plans and the easel files here: https://www.inventables.com/projects/mini-router-lift Cut out components using easel Open up the easel file and click file, copy project. Then you can delete all but one component and carve it out. I recommend doing it this way instead of carving all at...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:40:40 PDT
super easy cyclone! http://www.instructables.com/id/super-easy-cyclone/
super easy cyclone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/KGQ7/IBHRS8OD/FWVKGQ7IBHRS8OD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/KGQ7/IBHRS8OD/FWVKGQ7IBHRS8OD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/KGQ7/IBHRS8OD/FWVKGQ7IBHRS8OD.SMALL.jpg shopbuilt This is pretty much the simplest cyclone I could come up with. You will need. You will need the car cleaning nozzle from your shop vac and the largest bucket you can find with a tight fitting cover. You will also need a straight coupling to attach your shop vac hose to. Mark placement Mark the...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 07:59:16 PDT
Angle Cutter Jig for Routers http://www.instructables.com/id/Angle-Cutter-Jig-for-Routers/
Angle Cutter Jig for Routers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/9EXM/IBGCE902/FH89EXMIBGCE902.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/9EXM/IBGCE902/FH89EXMIBGCE902.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/9EXM/IBGCE902/FH89EXMIBGCE902.SMALL.jpg fadingroar In this tutorial, you are gonna learn how to make an angle cutter for your router I made mine with makeshift materials so I am not showing my lil Quasi Modo to you, but I am giving you the CAD graphics for you to base urself in your Project.Please remember I am using centimeters and Milimeters in th...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 20:13:21 PDT
Cheap cutting board and kitchen knife to Shark flex tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-cutting-board-and-kitchen-knife-to-Shark-fle/
Cheap cutting board and kitchen knife to Shark flex tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/L1PM/IBFRHG8Z/FQHL1PMIBFRHG8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/L1PM/IBFRHG8Z/FQHL1PMIBFRHG8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/L1PM/IBFRHG8Z/FQHL1PMIBFRHG8Z.SMALL.jpg ZachShazzy This will show you how to make a piranha type tool with a cheap knife and cutting board. Base I was looking at the pirrahna gear tie tool thingies, and thought they were really sweet, however I'm broke so I had to come up with something on my own. The shark was born. This project is super customi...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 15:31:27 PDT
cheap motor-operated screw driver http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-motor-operated-screw-driver/
cheap motor-operated screw driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/970G/IBDIEK04/FJP970GIBDIEK04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/970G/IBDIEK04/FJP970GIBDIEK04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/970G/IBDIEK04/FJP970GIBDIEK04.SMALL.jpg AnandR3 A cheap motor operated cordless screw driver set. Things requiredGeared motor 30RPM-60RPMScrew Driver set9Volts BatterycablesSoldering gunglue gunPin to arrest the slip between motor and screwdriver9V Battery terminals Rework on the screw driver On the gripping side drill a hole to insert the mot...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 19:35:14 PDT
Black&Decker adapter for Ryobi Battery! http://www.instructables.com/id/BlackDecker-adapter-for-Ryobi-Battery/
Black&Decker adapter for Ryobi Battery! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/2SUE/IBEWVOYY/FXR2SUEIBEWVOYY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/2SUE/IBEWVOYY/FXR2SUEIBEWVOYY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/2SUE/IBEWVOYY/FXR2SUEIBEWVOYY.SMALL.jpg JamesL32 Making an adapter to run Black &Decker “Firestorm” NiCad Slide Battery tools with Ryobi Li-Ion battery.Rationale: Black & Decker once had a reputation for reliable, useful tools. With thepresentation of the “Firestorm” line of cordless, 18volt...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 19:13:25 PDT
Wire Belt Hook for Drills http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Belt-Hook-for-Drills/
Wire Belt Hook for Drills - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/THFJ/IBDHTOZF/FV8THFJIBDHTOZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/THFJ/IBDHTOZF/FV8THFJIBDHTOZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/THFJ/IBDHTOZF/FV8THFJIBDHTOZF.SMALL.jpg killerjackalope This project was a painful learning experience for me. I had some specific requirements of this. - No warranty voiding (I have had this replaced under warranty once for developing a fault, while it's an extremely good cordless drill, I can drive 2-4" screws all day with two batteries [not the price...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:28:45 PDT
Workbench vise from reclaimed scissor jack http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-vice-from-reclaimed-scissor-jack/
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By: Garwulff

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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 07:18:44 PDT
DIY Table saw handle or crank http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Table-saw-handle-or-crank/
DIY Table saw handle or crank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/CBJ7/IBAN1GTG/FYQCBJ7IBAN1GTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/CBJ7/IBAN1GTG/FYQCBJ7IBAN1GTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/CBJ7/IBAN1GTG/FYQCBJ7IBAN1GTG.SMALL.jpg danneauxs I inherited an old Craftsman 10" tablesaw. Unfortunately, it did not have the crank handles to raise and lower the blade or change the bevel. I found a few results in my search but nothing I could make easily with materials on hand. I spent an hour or so digging through my junk and came up with th...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 01:41:55 PDT
Oilcan From Tuna http://www.instructables.com/id/Oilcan-From-Tuna/
Oilcan From Tuna - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/C0DS/IB8HYOF5/FF4C0DSIB8HYOF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/C0DS/IB8HYOF5/FF4C0DSIB8HYOF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/C0DS/IB8HYOF5/FF4C0DSIB8HYOF5.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank Having a spill- resistant container of cutting and threading oil handy while machining parts is a definite asset while working in the shop, and a tuna sandwich for lunch provided the solution. After a satisfying lunch, I washed both the tuna can and lid before use. I marked out the lid center, w...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 16:04:55 PDT
Homemade magnetic pickup tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-magnetic-pickup-tool/
Homemade magnetic pickup tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/01UP/IB4A8CUV/FR301UPIB4A8CUV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/01UP/IB4A8CUV/FR301UPIB4A8CUV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/01UP/IB4A8CUV/FR301UPIB4A8CUV.SMALL.jpg curiosity entertainment and diy Hey Guys,in this video I will show you how to make your very own homemade magnetic pick up tool to help you get things from hard to reach places.
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 07:21:50 PDT
Transform a silent hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-a-silent-hammer/
Transform a silent hammer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/AQ0U/IB4AP3LI/F4PAQ0UIB4AP3LI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/AQ0U/IB4AP3LI/F4PAQ0UIB4AP3LI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/AQ0U/IB4AP3LI/F4PAQ0UIB4AP3LI.SMALL.jpg evijoker Sometimes, dislike the voice of the hammer is too big? Don't worry about it. Let me help you START First of all, take a few dollars at a hardware store to buy a hammer,a ordinary hammer, like this Processing of The Handle Then, on the hammer handle to tie up the black tape, in order to prevent...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 00:55:54 PDT
Building an Acrylic Strip/Line Bender from a old Pouch Laminator http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-an-Acrylic-Line-Bender-Or-Heater-From-An-/
Building an Acrylic Strip/Line Bender from a old Pouch Laminator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/ZMJP/IB4A8450/F9JZMJPIB4A8450.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/ZMJP/IB4A8450/F9JZMJPIB4A8450.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/ZMJP/IB4A8450/F9JZMJPIB4A8450.SMALL.jpg Mindmapper1 The first thing I did was to carefully remove any parts I was not going to need on the line bender. When taking something like this apart to reuse it is a very good idea to do this carefully and methodically. I don't like throwing parts away and try where possible reuse as much as I can. Photos and...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 00:17:08 PDT
Mini-Lathe Spindle Crank http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Lathe-Spindle-Crank/
Mini-Lathe Spindle Crank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/X620/IB4A2PHT/F07X620IB4A2PHT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/X620/IB4A2PHT/F07X620IB4A2PHT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/X620/IB4A2PHT/F07X620IB4A2PHT.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank Threading and tapping stock is one of the uses where a lathe excels, indeed this outstanding feature can be exploited even further by using a fully manual control­—­ a crank in this case, allowing for safe, minute, and precise operations. A spindle crank is thus a handy accessory to have that can al...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:51:48 PDT
Banker's Box to Drill Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Bankers-Box-to-Drill-Case/
Banker's Box to Drill Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/CTP9/IB4A0Z58/FMGCTP9IB4A0Z58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/CTP9/IB4A0Z58/FMGCTP9IB4A0Z58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/CTP9/IB4A0Z58/FMGCTP9IB4A0Z58.SMALL.jpg makerbrian Here are the before and after pictures. Banker's Box to Drill Case I found this old banker's box and it was sitting in my garage when one day I put my drill down next to it and realized that my drill might fit in the box. I took off the battery and the drill fit perfectly.1. Remove the contents ...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:43:39 PDT
Electric Planer - Convert To Mini Jointer http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Planer-Convert-To-Mini-Jointer/
Electric Planer - Convert To Mini Jointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/39PW/IB49SW15/FX939PWIB49SW15.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/39PW/IB49SW15/FX939PWIB49SW15.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/39PW/IB49SW15/FX939PWIB49SW15.SMALL.jpg makerandco A simple means to convert an electric plane into a small jointer - good for finishing relatively small pieces of timber Layout and build Roughly measure your plane and cut timber (or in this case MDF) to size. The aim is to create a u-shaped frame the width of the plane. I left one piece higher...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 21:19:24 PDT
Mini- Lathe Chuck Maintenance http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Lathe-Chuck-Maintenance/
Mini- Lathe Chuck Maintenance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/NG9C/IB2BNLAI/F2JNG9CIB2BNLAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/NG9C/IB2BNLAI/F2JNG9CIB2BNLAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/NG9C/IB2BNLAI/F2JNG9CIB2BNLAI.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank Scrolling 3- jaw chucks on the mini- lathe, or a full- sized lathe for that matter, can become dirty and contaminated during normal use, and must be broken down for a thorough cleaning to keep a high accuracy when holding parts. The classic symptoms are a grinding feel when adjusting the jaws in or ...
By: BeachsideHank

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 14:42:44 PDT
Tire Spreader http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Spreader/
Tire Spreader - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/6E6S/IB2BIZ9K/FPW6E6SIB2BIZ9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/6E6S/IB2BIZ9K/FPW6E6SIB2BIZ9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/6E6S/IB2BIZ9K/FPW6E6SIB2BIZ9K.SMALL.jpg graydog111 When inspecting or repairing an automobile tire, it is really difficult to get the tire spread far enough to get to the inside of the tire. I have needed this tool for 50 years, but kept putting off making one until now. I could have bought a similar tool for $150 to $450 online, but since I am re...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:53:04 PDT
Intro: SLO MakerSpace, CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-SLO-MakerSpace-CNC-Router/
Intro: SLO MakerSpace, CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/U7NK/IAZZJEHW/FFMU7NKIAZZJEHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/U7NK/IAZZJEHW/FFMU7NKIAZZJEHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/U7NK/IAZZJEHW/FFMU7NKIAZZJEHW.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace Hello and welcome to the SLO MakerSpace Instructables for the CNC router! This is incredibly versatile tool and I am incredibly excited that you are interested in learning how to use it - millions of project possibilities await at the end of this class with the knowledge you are about to acquire. ...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 21:59:37 PDT
How to CNC Route Woodshop Push Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-CNC-Route-Woodshop-Push-Sticks/
How to CNC Route Woodshop Push Sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/FCK1/IAZ7K95V/FXTFCK1IAZ7K95V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/FCK1/IAZ7K95V/FXTFCK1IAZ7K95V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/FCK1/IAZ7K95V/FXTFCK1IAZ7K95V.SMALL.jpg ADXMatt In our shared woodshop we highly value safety! In an effort to encourage safe material handling by our members and be sustainable, we fabricate push sticks from scrap plywood leftover by members. Now you too can make them in your makerspace!ADX is a hub for collaboration where individuals and orga...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 16:20:19 PDT
DIY sanding machine. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-sanding-machine/
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 04:25:47 PDT
How To Restore A Hand Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Restore-A-Hand-Plane/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 21:01:01 PDT
Quick and easy InstaMorph Knobs http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-InstaMorph-Knobs/
Quick and easy InstaMorph Knobs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/8CW8/IAWCGNWO/F748CW8IAWCGNWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/8CW8/IAWCGNWO/F748CW8IAWCGNWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/8CW8/IAWCGNWO/F748CW8IAWCGNWO.SMALL.jpg mik3 When making a jig or a fixture, it's nice to have a knob on nut or bolt to be able to tighten things down without reaching for a wrench.Again, InstaMorph to the rescue!Instructables sponsored a Build Night at Urban Workshop, and supplied us with InstaMorph to play with -- this is one of the ideas we...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 07:36:45 PDT
InstaMorph Non-marring Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/InstaMorph-Non-marring-Hammer/
InstaMorph Non-marring Hammer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/BQU3/IAWCDNGR/F1ABQU3IAWCDNGR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/BQU3/IAWCDNGR/F1ABQU3IAWCDNGR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/BQU3/IAWCDNGR/F1ABQU3IAWCDNGR.SMALL.jpg mik3 Sometimes you need to take a more delicate approach when you're trying to bend some contraption to your will by punishing it with a hammer...InstaMorph to the rescue!Instructables sponsored a Build Night at Urban Workshop, and supplied us with InstaMorph to play with -- this is one of the ideas we c...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00:16:10 PDT
Making Flat InstaMorph Sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Flat-InstaMorph-Sheets/
Making Flat InstaMorph Sheets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/DPMG/IAWCD33O/F3DDPMGIAWCD33O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/DPMG/IAWCD33O/F3DDPMGIAWCD33O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/DPMG/IAWCD33O/F3DDPMGIAWCD33O.SMALL.jpg mik3 While InstaMorph can be quickly molded into different shapes, sometimes it's easier to start with a uniform flat sheet. Fortunately, it's easy to make flat sheets using a cooking trick for rolling dough.Instructables sponsored a Build Night at Urban Workshop, and supplied us with InstaMorph to play ...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 23:37:16 PDT
Sliding Moxon Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliding-Moxon-Vise/
Sliding Moxon Vise - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/HJ58/IAWCVSPT/FOAHJ58IAWCVSPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/HJ58/IAWCVSPT/FOAHJ58IAWCVSPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/HJ58/IAWCVSPT/FOAHJ58IAWCVSPT.SMALL.jpg Jay Bates A Moxon vise is a wide double screw vise typically used for clamping wide boards or panels to work on their ends. For me it's a super awesome vise that can be used for any clamping needs. You can buy some hardwood and an expensive screw set to make a traditional one or do what I did and make one out...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 20:07:53 PDT
Bolt tongs forged of 2 railroad spikes http://www.instructables.com/id/Bolt-tongs-from-2-railroad-spikes/
Bolt tongs forged of 2 railroad spikes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/EVZ8/IAWCT5RH/FP6EVZ8IAWCT5RH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/EVZ8/IAWCT5RH/FP6EVZ8IAWCT5RH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/EVZ8/IAWCT5RH/FP6EVZ8IAWCT5RH.SMALL.jpg TechnicusJoe Bolt tongs are a type of tongs that are used often by blacksmiths. This design of tongs has an arc before it reaches the jaw end, also known as the nibs.The arcs allow the smith to grab bars with awkward shapes or parts to be grabbed easily.It makes sense they're called "bolt" tongs. The arc grabs a...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 17:06:46 PDT
Detachable 360deg "Mag-Lights" for Workshop Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Mag-Light-Workshop-Glasses/
Detachable 360deg "Mag-Lights" for Workshop Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/EJLS/IAWCL4WD/F3DEJLSIAWCL4WD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/EJLS/IAWCL4WD/F3DEJLSIAWCL4WD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/EJLS/IAWCL4WD/F3DEJLSIAWCL4WD.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude Have you ever wanted light while you are working, but wanted both your hands free? These Mag-Lights stick to the sides of your Safety Glasses - but also be added to Helmets, Ear-Defenders, Bikes, Drills, Raves, you name it. I think what's great about them is that they use the magnets in two useful w...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 14:56:06 PDT
French cleats for tool storage http://www.instructables.com/id/French-cleats-for-tool-storage/
French cleats for tool storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/ZGY4/IAUWXQBV/F5EZGY4IAUWXQBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/ZGY4/IAUWXQBV/F5EZGY4IAUWXQBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/ZGY4/IAUWXQBV/F5EZGY4IAUWXQBV.SMALL.jpg jdege Some years back, I decided to set up a modest workshop in the corner of my basement.I started with a workbench: Building a real woodworkers workbenchAnd then I got distracted and did nothing while my basement filled up with assorted junk.This last winter I decided to put some work into making my "sh...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 07:54:00 PDT
Server rack to tool storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Server-rack-to-tool-storage/
Server rack to tool storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/86KF/IATHFK4B/FF786KFIATHFK4B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/86KF/IATHFK4B/FF786KFIATHFK4B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/86KF/IATHFK4B/FF786KFIATHFK4B.SMALL.jpg tpagels Okay so I have had this server rack for about ten years. Work at the time was just tossing it. I brought it home and finally this Spring I knew what I needed from it. I picked up a surface planer at an auction and needed something sturdy to mount it on. So I figured I wold turn this rack into a ...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 08:43:31 PDT
Homemade Mini Lathe Aluminium Alloy with Slide CNC Linear Ball Bearing Motion Bearing http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Lathe-Aluminium-Alloy-with-Slide-CNC/
Homemade Mini Lathe Aluminium Alloy with Slide CNC Linear Ball Bearing Motion Bearing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/HV0K/IAWCF5GB/FG6HV0KIAWCF5GB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/HV0K/IAWCF5GB/FG6HV0KIAWCF5GB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/HV0K/IAWCF5GB/FG6HV0KIAWCF5GB.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Mini Lathe Aluminium Alloy with Slide CNC Linear Ball Bearing Motion BearingParts and Tools:Wood MDF 200 mm x 650 mm x 20 mm 2pcs SCS10UU 20 mm Linear Ball Bearing Motion Bearing CNC 2pcs 500 mm 20 mm Linear Rails 1 Pcs 530 mm x 140 mm x 12 mm Aluminium Alloy 60612 Pcs 60 mm x 140 mm x 12 ...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 07:27:46 PDT
The Ultimate Miter Saw Station http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Miter-Saw-Station/
The Ultimate Miter Saw Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/HURC/IATHAJW2/F0FHURCIATHAJW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/HURC/IATHAJW2/F0FHURCIATHAJW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/HURC/IATHAJW2/F0FHURCIATHAJW2.SMALL.jpg Jay Bates This is what I'm calling the "Ultimate" Miter Saw Station. It fills all of my needs and is substantial enough to drastically increase organization and efficiency in my shop. The station has the following features:Roughly 106" of stop block capacity to the left of the blade.More than 4' of material s...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 17:52:47 PDT
Glue-Gun Filler Rod Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Glue-Gun-Filler-Rod-Dispenser/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 08:55:02 PDT
So you want to drill a hole? http://www.instructables.com/id/So-you-want-to-drill-a-hole/
So you want to drill a hole? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/R9TO/IAS2788J/FIVR9TOIAS2788J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/R9TO/IAS2788J/FIVR9TOIAS2788J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/R9TO/IAS2788J/FIVR9TOIAS2788J.SMALL.jpg njkeng Ok. Bear with me because this gets a bit complicated. So you've found yourself in need of a hole. There's no need to be anxious. You may be relieved to know that there are literally millions of people with needs just like yours. This guide is for all of them and for all of you. It seems you've been ...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 23:47:48 PDT
550 Paracord Handle Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/550-Paracord-Handle-Wrap/
550 Paracord Handle Wrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/LGWV/IASCP356/F22LGWVIASCP356.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/LGWV/IASCP356/F22LGWVIASCP356.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/LGWV/IASCP356/F22LGWVIASCP356.SMALL.jpg WoodShopMike This is a project I originally posted on my blog woodshopmike.com. Stop by sometime and check out my other projects & tool reviews. Now, on to the tutorial!It seems that I'm constantly making handles for new turning tools and deciding which approach I want to use. Being one that likes to try out ne...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 14:49:03 PDT
Tool Handle From Pipe! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Handle-From-Pipe/
Tool Handle From Pipe! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/PA8V/IASCN4TB/FSMPA8VIASCN4TB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/PA8V/IASCN4TB/FSMPA8VIASCN4TB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/PA8V/IASCN4TB/FSMPA8VIASCN4TB.SMALL.jpg WoodShopMike This is a project I originally posted on my blog woodshopmike.com Stop by sometime and check out my other projects & tool reviews. Now, on to the tutorial!Want a metal handle with a comfortable grip for your turning tools without the big price tag? I'll show you how and have a bit of fun in the p...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 14:02:42 PDT
Your friendly STAN LEE hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-friendly-STAN-LEE-hammer/
Your friendly STAN LEE hammer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/FFVV/IAS1RT1U/FEKFFVVIAS1RT1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/FFVV/IAS1RT1U/FEKFFVVIAS1RT1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/FFVV/IAS1RT1U/FEKFFVVIAS1RT1U.SMALL.jpg mchau2 In 1962, Thor was introduce into the marvel cinematic by Stan Lee, Larry Lieber and Jack Kirby. The mighty hero/demigod yielding a hammer. Its time for us to yield our hammer as fans! Everyone’s a hero in their own way!!This is actually a side quest we did in a bigger Assassin’s Creed Syndicate proj...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 07:35:10 PDT
Homemade mini Lathe by Aluminium Alloy http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-mini-Lathe-by-Aluminium-Alloy/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 02:00:18 PDT
Whiteboard Can Eraser http://www.instructables.com/id/Whiteboard-Can-Eraser/
Whiteboard Can Eraser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/WC3K/IARFH2H7/FFFWC3KIARFH2H7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/WC3K/IARFH2H7/FFFWC3KIARFH2H7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/WC3K/IARFH2H7/FFFWC3KIARFH2H7.SMALL.jpg Matlek Hi guys!I guess only a few of you might need a whiteboard eraser, but you should watch this video anyway!Few months ago I got a whiteboard, and it is really great, I often drew, made calculus, lists and other things on it. The problem was that I just lacked a whiteboard eraser.Last week, while drink...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 01:26:17 PDT
plumb bob,tape measure reel http://www.instructables.com/id/plumb-bobtape-measure-reel/
plumb bob,tape measure reel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/DRQU/IARFGCVM/F5LDRQUIARFGCVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/DRQU/IARFGCVM/F5LDRQUIARFGCVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/DRQU/IARFGCVM/F5LDRQUIARFGCVM.SMALL.jpg bwett10 This is my first instrctable so here we go . i am a shipfitter by trade yes i build ship out of steel for a living .There is a lot of measuring ,squaring,and leveling involved .The plumb bob is a great asset in squaring bulkheads "walls" , stantion pipes and anytime you need to line a overhead "ceil...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 23:27:22 PDT