Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools http://www.instructables.com Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:28:57 PDT BLOX v1.01 Leather Sandbag http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Sandbag/
Leather Sandbag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/E1O8/ITKJAJ92/F0BE1O8ITKJAJ92.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/E1O8/ITKJAJ92/F0BE1O8ITKJAJ92.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/E1O8/ITKJAJ92/F0BE1O8ITKJAJ92.SMALL.jpg Tuan_Hoang A sandbag may be a versatile tool for jewelry and metal forming. You can buy one from store about 20-30$ but you can also make one easily if you have all material required.So, what do you need for this project ?- Cow hide ( I use leather about 1.8 mm thickness)- Lining ( pig skin)- Sand ( I bought t...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:11:48 PDT
Soda Rope Stripper http://www.instructables.com/id/Soda-Rope-Stripper/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:50:22 PDT
Easy Collapsible Worktable http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Collapsible-Worktable/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:20:31 PDT
Bostitch Angle Grinder Safety Delete http://www.instructables.com/id/Bostitch-Angle-Grinder-Safety-Hack/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 01:25:09 PDT
Arm Support for Welding http://www.instructables.com/id/Arm-Support-for-Welding/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:41:09 PDT
Electric Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Screwdriver-1/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:00:28 PDT
How to Make Homemade Mini Drilling Machine - Mini Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Homemade-Mini-Drilling-Machine-Mini-Dr/
How to Make Homemade Mini Drilling Machine - Mini Drill - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/ZYFP/ITCHMBX1/FVYZYFPITCHMBX1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/ZYFP/ITCHMBX1/FVYZYFPITCHMBX1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/ZYFP/ITCHMBX1/FVYZYFPITCHMBX1.SMALL.jpg mariajerbin How To Make Homemade Mini Drilling Machine - Mini Drill ---- {Play Video}Hello! what's up guys, In this video I'm going to show you how to Make Homemade Mini Drilling Machine at homeSubscribe : http://bit.ly/2ad5oM7 Follow : https://twitter.com/mariajerbin Vist : https://twitter.com/mariajerbin...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 21:33:14 PDT
Thermography http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermography/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/PH60/ITCHIIXP/FFVPH60ITCHIIXP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/PH60/ITCHIIXP/FFVPH60ITCHIIXP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/PH60/ITCHIIXP/FFVPH60ITCHIIXP.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Describe your collection here... Thermal Impressions: Cooling Fan Performance. Thermal impressions: low emissivity electrical lug inspection. Basic (Qualitative) Use of a Thermal Imager. Thermal impressions: volatile liquids. Using a Thermal Camera to find Electrical Problems! ...
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:10:00 PDT
Size Markings for Wrenches and Sockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Size-Markings-for-Wrenches-and-Sockets/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:05:15 PDT
Vacuum powered liquid extractor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Liquid-Catch-Bottle/
Vacuum powered liquid extractor! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/9PWT/ITFLWVG1/FSE9PWTITFLWVG1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/9PWT/ITFLWVG1/FSE9PWTITFLWVG1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/9PWT/ITFLWVG1/FSE9PWTITFLWVG1.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I always wanted an easier means to remove liquid when I'm doing car maintenance. By this I mean;-removing engine oil. -removing transmission oil. http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Extraction-...-bleeding brakes. http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Bleeding-th...Here is how I made this very c...
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 04:50:05 PDT
Saw Blade And Skateboard Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Saw-Blade-and-Skateboard-Knife/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:21:17 PDT
Threaded Rod Cutting Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Threaded-Rod-Cutting-Station/
Threaded Rod Cutting Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/B0MB/IT8TGZMI/F6FB0MBIT8TGZMI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/B0MB/IT8TGZMI/F6FB0MBIT8TGZMI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/B0MB/IT8TGZMI/F6FB0MBIT8TGZMI.SMALL.jpg stangtime I cut a lot of threaded rod in my small shop. Using hand tools or portable cutters has never worked as well as I would like. Rather than spending a lot of money for a good cut off saw I designed a small jig that holds a drill and cheap cutting disks from Harbor Freight. I also wanted to be able to...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 11:57:38 PDT
Cheap and Easy Hot Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Hot-Plate/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 11:46:28 PDT
Ultimate workshop faucet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fully-Articulated-Faucet-Design/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 10:19:11 PDT
Make a woodshop pre-filter (aka cyclone) for $8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Woodshop-Pre-filter-aka-Cyclone-for-8/
Make a woodshop pre-filter (aka cyclone) for $8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SMALL.jpg _diyMATT If you spent any time cutting wood you know how annoying it is to clean out your Shop Vac all the time since it get's clogged up with wood just as fast as your lungs do. There are many options to fix the issue, ranging from the dirt cheap to not so bad to "I'M RICH, BEOTCH!!! solutions. I tried to...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 09:05:23 PDT
Darts Scribing Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Darts-Scribing-Tool/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 08:13:36 PDT
How to Make Servo Driven Screwdriver Tool - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Servo-Driven-Screwdriver-Tool-DIY/
How to Make Servo Driven Screwdriver Tool - DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3HGZ/IT67TEHC/F693HGZIT67TEHC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3HGZ/IT67TEHC/F693HGZIT67TEHC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3HGZ/IT67TEHC/F693HGZIT67TEHC.SMALL.jpg RCLifeOn All of a sudden my electric screwdriver died, but instead of running to the store I decided to build one. So in today's Instructable I'm building a servo driven electric screwdriver using very inexpensive materials. It doesn't take more than 1 hour to build and you can find all the necessary compone...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 08:04:41 PDT
A Marking Gauge You Can't Buy http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Marking-Gauge-You-Cant-Buy/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 23:14:09 PDT
Spring PCB holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Spring-PCB-Holder/
Spring PCB holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/0S6L/IT67S9WH/FFA0S6LIT67S9WH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/0S6L/IT67S9WH/FFA0S6LIT67S9WH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/0S6L/IT67S9WH/FFA0S6LIT67S9WH.SMALL.jpg nccwarp9 This Instructable will be for making spring PCB holder.You will need 23mm wide and 64mm high with 2.5mm thick wire. I got my from spare part store for agricultural machines. The one specific is used as valve spring for tractor motor. 6mm thick aluminum rod20mm magnet - http://www.banggood.com/4pcs-N...
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:34:28 PDT
Rust Preventative Mixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Rust-Preventative-Mixture/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 21:00:24 PDT
How to Make a Mini Dremel Tool | DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mini-Dremel-Tool-DIY/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:08:54 PDT
Basic CNC Router Engraving with Open Source Software http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Engraving-With-a-CNC-Router-Start-to-Finish/
Basic CNC Router Engraving with Open Source Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/E4GA/ITDTL8FE/FFKE4GAITDTL8FE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/E4GA/ITDTL8FE/FFKE4GAITDTL8FE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/E4GA/ITDTL8FE/FFKE4GAITDTL8FE.SMALL.jpg ChipsWoodShop In my previous instructable, I briefly explained how I made my own CNC router from a radial arm saw. Here I show how I program it using freely available open source software. Whether you prefer video or written instructions, this instructable has both. Watch the video here. Everything is described ...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 21:04:44 PDT
FabKey - The Open Source Key - Principio di funzionamento http://www.instructables.com/id/FabKey-the-Open-Source-Key-Principio-Di-Funzioname/
FabKey - The Open Source Key - Principio di funzionamento - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/USUL/ISZPJYMP/FHFUSULISZPJYMP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/USUL/ISZPJYMP/FHFUSULISZPJYMP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/USUL/ISZPJYMP/FHFUSULISZPJYMP.SMALL.jpg FabLabPadova Attraverso la lettura di un tag NFC permette di aprire una porta tramite un'elettro-serratura. L'ID del tag viene controllato attraverso un plug-in di Word Press che contiene tutti gli utenti che possono accedere al nostro laboratorio.Attraverso un BOT di Telegram: FabKeyBOT è possibile lasciare un ...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 07:46:18 PDT
Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/4RKP/ISZCRIWL/FHC4RKPISZCRIWL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/4RKP/ISZCRIWL/FHC4RKPISZCRIWL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/4RKP/ISZCRIWL/FHC4RKPISZCRIWL.SMALL.jpg ddpruitt 15 Genius Table Saw Mods Outfeed Table for Dewalt Table Saw for $10 (includes plans) Zero Clearance Insert for DeWalt DW745 Table Saw DIY Table Saw Sledge / Sled with Flip Stop Guide 6 Tips to building a better Cross-cut Sled for your Tablesaw Table Saw Sledge Accuracy Test - ...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 18:40:23 PDT
Assembly Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembly-Workbench/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 17:47:58 PDT
Buying and Maintaining a 20 year old bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Maintaining-a-20-Year-Old-Bandsaw/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 06:31:47 PDT
Adjustable Toolpost for Taig Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Toolpost-for-Taig-Lathe/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 01:34:24 PDT
Mod of Home Depot Toolkit Box To Make More Space http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-of-Home-Depot-Toolbox/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 18:05:04 PDT
Up Dated Extensions to the Rockwell Mini Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-Dated-Extensions-to-the-Rockwell-Mini-Table-Saw/
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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 19:48:05 PDT
Tame Your Air Hose http://www.instructables.com/id/Tame-Your-Air-Hose/
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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 14:17:07 PDT
Restore a rusty toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-a-Rusty-Toolbox/
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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 10:39:22 PDT
DIY Powerful Wood Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Powerful-Wood-Cutter/
DIY Powerful Wood Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/07SU/IST7L13F/FFN07SUIST7L13F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/07SU/IST7L13F/FFN07SUIST7L13F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/07SU/IST7L13F/FFN07SUIST7L13F.SMALL.jpg RCLifeOn This is a fun and very useful tool for removing unwanted plants or small trees. By using very inexpensive components you can build your own wood cutter and I'm going to show you how! **Warning** Can be very dangerous! How Does the Wood Cutter Work? It's very simple! It's basically a motor swingin...
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Thu, 8 Sep 2016 11:37:42 PDT
Fatherpointer http://www.instructables.com/id/Fatherpointer/
Fatherpointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/EFQC/ISX7KXOI/FRQEFQCISX7KXOI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/EFQC/ISX7KXOI/FRQEFQCISX7KXOI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/EFQC/ISX7KXOI/FRQEFQCISX7KXOI.SMALL.jpg Kishor kumarkn Hi guys iam kishor from kagglipura makerspace today i will show you how to make fatherpointerMaterials Feathersr ThreadCompoces nipeFevi kwik Feather take 4 feathers or more you can use and cut bottom of the feather and bendit also as shown in image Thread Use thread and fix it to c...
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Thu, 8 Sep 2016 08:04:59 PDT
A Day in the Life http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Day-in-the-Life/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/A3BZ/ISCBO4E6/FQ9A3BZISCBO4E6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/A3BZ/ISCBO4E6/FQ9A3BZISCBO4E6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/A3BZ/ISCBO4E6/FQ9A3BZISCBO4E6.SMALL.jpg bricobart Over the past 4 years I made a few things that I'll remember for some reasons. They skilled my hands, sharpened my spirit, made me laugh or simply put my feet back to earth. This period covers the moment in my life where I decided to take a lot of things in my own hands, literally. I quit the system...
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 03:03:04 PDT
Cork Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cork-Cutter/
Cork Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/WK7R/ISCBM7LU/FOEWK7RISCBM7LU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/WK7R/ISCBM7LU/FOEWK7RISCBM7LU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/WK7R/ISCBM7LU/FOEWK7RISCBM7LU.SMALL.jpg cerrmcneel I recently had to cut a lot of small pieces of cork ends. My hand quickly got tired of using the box-cutter in a repetitive action. This is a modified version of this plastic bottle cutter. You use it by applying pressure with the push stick while turning the top of the cork. The blade can be ad...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 04:27:31 PDT
$50 Vacuum Pump That Can Boil Water at Room Temperature http://www.instructables.com/id/50-Vacuum-Pump-That-Can-Boil-Water-at-Room-Tempera/
$50 Vacuum Pump That Can Boil Water at Room Temperature - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/T7SQ/ISCBLC8W/FS1T7SQISCBLC8W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/T7SQ/ISCBLC8W/FS1T7SQISCBLC8W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/T7SQ/ISCBLC8W/FS1T7SQISCBLC8W.SMALL.jpg NurdRage A vacuum pump is tremendously useful for a diverse range of applications requiring lower than atmospheric pressure. Good examples include: Vacuum forming. Removing bubbles and dissolved gases from glues and resins. Casting projects. Speeding up drying of paints, dyes and solvents. Distilling sensiti...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 19:53:03 PDT
Grinding Off the Sharp Bits http://www.instructables.com/id/Grinding-Off-the-Sharp-Bits/
Grinding Off the Sharp Bits - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/QDVL/ISCB9TIJ/F6BQDVLISCB9TIJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/QDVL/ISCB9TIJ/F6BQDVLISCB9TIJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/QDVL/ISCB9TIJ/F6BQDVLISCB9TIJ.SMALL.jpg girlsinthehall If you work with glass you are inevitably going to encounter sharp edges.In this instructable I will give you an introduction to grinding. The equipment This is the grinder that is used. Water is sprayed as the object is grinded. Back to the grind As an object is grinded it is difficult to ke...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 20:06:48 PDT
Restore a vintage power drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-a-Vintage-Power-Drill/
Restore a vintage power drill - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/TUKN/ISCBEXIW/FCRTUKNISCBEXIW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/TUKN/ISCBEXIW/FCRTUKNISCBEXIW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/TUKN/ISCBEXIW/FCRTUKNISCBEXIW.SMALL.jpg seamster This is a Black & Decker No. 100 1/4" power drill with a Jacobs Model 6141 Rubber-Flex Hex-Key Chuck.From what I've found, this drill was manufactured sometime in the early 1950s.It was in a box full of old power tools I bought a couple years ago. I paid 40 dollars and got 3 drills, a circular saw, ...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 12:52:36 PDT
Upcycling Worn Out Phillips Head Screwdrivers http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycling-Worn-Out-Phillips-Head-Screwdrivers/
Upcycling Worn Out Phillips Head Screwdrivers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/88V1/ISCB7YT6/FDE88V1ISCB7YT6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/88V1/ISCB7YT6/FDE88V1ISCB7YT6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/88V1/ISCB7YT6/FDE88V1ISCB7YT6.SMALL.jpg Uffe If you have an old useless phillips head screwdriver collecting dust in your toolbox, here is an upcycling idea for you. In this Instructable im turning one phillips head in to a center punch and another in to a flathead screwdriver.If you have another repurpose idea for old screwdrivers please leav...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:48:00 PDT
DIY Air hose reel http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Air-Hose-Reel/
DIY Air hose reel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/U59M/ISCB2C5V/FD7U59MISCB2C5V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/U59M/ISCB2C5V/FD7U59MISCB2C5V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/U59M/ISCB2C5V/FD7U59MISCB2C5V.SMALL.jpg Ketoya I like a lot of other home woodworkers and hobbyists bought an air compressor. I have a Porter-Cable pancake compressor and it came with 3 nail guns and a hose.While learning to use my new nail guns, I decided I REALLY hate the hose it came with it's the long non coiling kind. I needed to find a so...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:18:54 PDT
Plywood Hot Wire Foam Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Hot-Wire-Foam-Cutter/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:11:02 PDT
Low Humidity Toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Humidity-Toolbox/
Low Humidity Toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/F6AR/ISCAZ1R1/FKNF6ARISCAZ1R1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/F6AR/ISCAZ1R1/FKNF6ARISCAZ1R1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/F6AR/ISCAZ1R1/FKNF6ARISCAZ1R1.SMALL.jpg domino88 I live in a tropical country. Keeping rust away from my chisels and planes has always been a challenge. I used to spray WD40 on them and then wrap them in a plastic bag. This meant that every time I wanted to use them, I had to wipe them first and then respray them after use. The tools did not feel ...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:35:24 PDT
Web Controlled SMD Electronics Reflow Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Controlled-SMD-Electronics-Reflow-Oven/
Web Controlled SMD Electronics Reflow Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/M8AX/ISCANVLJ/FOSM8AXISCANVLJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/M8AX/ISCANVLJ/FOSM8AXISCANVLJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/M8AX/ISCANVLJ/FOSM8AXISCANVLJ.SMALL.jpg JackDavies Welcome to this Instructable on how to build a web controlled toaster oven. You can control the oven from any web browser even mobiles and tablets. The reflow profile is easily edited for different solder paste types as well as different applications such as a powder coat oven or even for scientific...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 09:38:48 PDT
DIY Solder Fume Extractor Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solder-Fume-Extractor-Box/
DIY Solder Fume Extractor Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/681C/ISCBCUHB/FK2681CISCBCUHB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/681C/ISCBCUHB/FK2681CISCBCUHB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/681C/ISCBCUHB/FK2681CISCBCUHB.SMALL.jpg JdogAwesome Today ima show you how to make one bute of a box! CHECK OUT MY NEWEST BUILD: DIY ATX Wood Lab Bench PSU Das Boxe Das Boxe is very important step. First, find your self one hell of a box. Then trace out the outline of your fan with a sharpie, or preferably one of those Mr. Sketch™Scented markers, ...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:11:38 PDT
Ball Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-Sander/
Ball Sander - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/M721/ISCASI2I/FPZM721ISCASI2I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/M721/ISCASI2I/FPZM721ISCASI2I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/M721/ISCASI2I/FPZM721ISCASI2I.SMALL.jpg pudtiny This instructable is for a simple ball sander used for sanding inside deep turned work on a lathe, which is much safer than putting your fingers in.I have assumed knowledge of woodturning tools.WARNING: I am bilingual in my use of measurements so expect mm and inches Materials and Tools1x bouncy/rub...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:55:55 PDT
Homemade Table Saw Fence Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Table-Saw-Fence-Mechanism/
Homemade Table Saw Fence Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/UKYQ/ISCAJVM0/FIFUKYQISCAJVM0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/UKYQ/ISCAJVM0/FIFUKYQISCAJVM0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/UKYQ/ISCAJVM0/FIFUKYQISCAJVM0.SMALL.jpg Elias Stratakos In this instructable you'll see: How I built an easy, quick, simple and really steady homemade table saw fence mechanism, made of MDF, OSB, Pinewood, Plywood and a pair of ball bearing drawer slides. Firstly, I cut these pieces for the fence, which are made of OSB. Because I didn’t have a ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:58:38 PDT
Mini Plasma Pen & Micro Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Plasma-Pen-Micro-Torch/
Mini Plasma Pen & Micro Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/LG4P/ISB3HJG6/FZILG4PISB3HJG6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/LG4P/ISB3HJG6/FZILG4PISB3HJG6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/LG4P/ISB3HJG6/FZILG4PISB3HJG6.SMALL.jpg NightHawkInLight In a previous project (seen here) I modified an arc lighter to cut paper and other thin materials. In this project I've made an alternate design that allows more versatility for both engraving purposes as well as any purpose that might benefit from a small precision torch. This works especially well...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:18:59 PDT
Swing Out Drill Press Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Swing-Out-Drill-Press-Holder/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:58:16 PDT
How to make a CNC Router from a Radial Arm Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-CNC-Router-From-a-Radial-Arm-Saw/
How to make a CNC Router from a Radial Arm Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7HYC/IRXTRHVJ/FVJ7HYCIRXTRHVJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7HYC/IRXTRHVJ/FVJ7HYCIRXTRHVJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7HYC/IRXTRHVJ/FVJ7HYCIRXTRHVJ.SMALL.jpg ChipsWoodShop A new CNC router was certainly not in the budget, but with lots of reuse, patience, and a few small purchases, my DIY CNC works! I can cut out and engrave things with computer control. You can certainly do better with more expensive components, but this project has given me the chance to learn ...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:47:21 PDT
Small Horizontal Panel Saw (design idea) http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Horizontal-Panel-Saw-design-Idea/
Small Horizontal Panel Saw (design idea) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/S8IR/ISB3O2R1/F54S8IRISB3O2R1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/S8IR/ISB3O2R1/F54S8IRISB3O2R1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/S8IR/ISB3O2R1/F54S8IRISB3O2R1.SMALL.jpg nyffeler This small panel saw is one of my favourite tools since many years to cut balsa and ply wood for my control-line models. I'm convinced you have enough experience to build one without a step by step instruction, if you like to have such a saw.Material List: 2 x Alu Tube dia. 10mm, length 500mm Ply ...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 07:36:48 PDT