Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools http://www.instructables.com Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:21:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hanger / Soldering Hand From a Hanger.. http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanger-Soldering-Hand-From-a-Hanger/
Hanger / Soldering Hand From a Hanger.. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/K0P9/J5CQ2TUJ/FLRK0P9J5CQ2TUJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/K0P9/J5CQ2TUJ/FLRK0P9J5CQ2TUJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/K0P9/J5CQ2TUJ/FLRK0P9J5CQ2TUJ.SMALL.jpg Tuomas Soikkeli This is my entry for the unusual uses challenge, its very simple and i have actually used it couple years now.Just a couple trouser hangers, and you have great "tool" for storing / hanging tools.I store my pliers and files in this way, then i can easily find the one i need.Bonus is that it doesn't t...
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Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:59:48 PDT
Egor Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Egor-Stick/
Egor Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/G0CY/J5CQ0H9F/FP3G0CYJ5CQ0H9F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/G0CY/J5CQ0H9F/FP3G0CYJ5CQ0H9F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/G0CY/J5CQ0H9F/FP3G0CYJ5CQ0H9F.SMALL.jpg cobinrox This is a contraption to finally help mark the location of hidden holes The Problem I have this wheelchair and I need to place a flat board on top of the brackets to make a cover or platform.But how does one know where to place holes in the board to line up with the holes in the brackets? Reaso...
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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:51:35 PDT
How To: Miter Saw Shadow Line http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Miter-Saw-Shadow-Line/
How To: Miter Saw Shadow Line - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/F4VD/J58G08NI/F1BF4VDJ58G08NI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/F4VD/J58G08NI/F1BF4VDJ58G08NI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/F4VD/J58G08NI/F1BF4VDJ58G08NI.SMALL.jpg Make Everything Today iI’m going to be adding this inexpensive LED light to the saw hood on my miter saw. This led light will shine directly down over the blade and cast a shadow onto the workpiece. Check out the video tutorial here:Dive into this intractable for a detailed write up of the process.This type of ligh...
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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 05:33:37 PDT
Welding Helmet Respirator http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Helmet-Respirator/
Welding Helmet Respirator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/VCZ1/J58FZF4Q/FR3VCZ1J58FZF4Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/VCZ1/J58FZF4Q/FR3VCZ1J58FZF4Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/VCZ1/J58FZF4Q/FR3VCZ1J58FZF4Q.SMALL.jpg keokg2 AAAAAAAA!!! Aliens have sucked my face!!!!Actually I finally got tired of breathing in welding fumes and decided to do something about it. The problem is that normal respirators won't fit under a regular welding helmet and the air units are quite expensive so I thought there has to be a way to mak...
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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 20:17:00 PDT
Homemade Drone Catcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Drone-Catcher/
Homemade Drone Catcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/JLBU/J58FXHMS/FBCJLBUJ58FXHMS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/JLBU/J58FXHMS/FBCJLBUJ58FXHMS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/JLBU/J58FXHMS/FBCJLBUJ58FXHMS.SMALL.jpg Make it Extreme The last, few years, air drones have been widely known as they are remote-controlled, flying devices that are capable of filming and photographing while being on the air. Make it extreme team gives its own solution to the problem of the annoying drones that are flying in private places in this video...
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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 07:02:11 PDT
Calibrate Your Saws - DIY Guy http://www.instructables.com/id/Calibrate-Your-Saws-DIY-Guy/
Calibrate Your Saws - DIY Guy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/Z0I6/J58FVEN8/F12Z0I6J58FVEN8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/Z0I6/J58FVEN8/F12Z0I6J58FVEN8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/Z0I6/J58FVEN8/F12Z0I6J58FVEN8.SMALL.jpg LowesDIYGuy Occasionally, due to normal wear and tear on your saw, the bevel or miter angles can slip out of alignment.This can wreak absolute havoc on your cuts.Today, we're going to show you how to calibrate your:Compound Miter SawCircular SawTable SawAs always, make sure to read and follow all manufacturer's...
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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 06:37:42 PDT
Hand Drill From Husky Ratcheting Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Drill-From-Husky-Ratcheting-Screwdriver/
Hand Drill From Husky Ratcheting Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/CEQN/J58FV7K3/FPMCEQNJ58FV7K3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/CEQN/J58FV7K3/FPMCEQNJ58FV7K3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/CEQN/J58FV7K3/FPMCEQNJ58FV7K3.SMALL.jpg matt392 Simple hand drill using a Husky ratcheting screwdriver.Parts:1. Husky ratcheting screwdriver from Home Depot SKU #10000218162. Hex shank drill bits3. Masking or duct tape Assemble Hand Drill 1. Remove bits from ratcheting screwdriver2. Select hex shank drill bit to be used3. Insert drill bi...
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Tue, 18 Jul 2017 18:21:08 PDT
Curved Cast Pen Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-Cast-Pen-Holder/
Curved Cast Pen Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/7WQA/J52Q5V8Z/FM07WQAJ52Q5V8Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/7WQA/J52Q5V8Z/FM07WQAJ52Q5V8Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/7WQA/J52Q5V8Z/FM07WQAJ52Q5V8Z.SMALL.jpg BrijoyP1 This tutorial is about curved cement casting. Prepation Cut the cloth as per size .Try putting cloth onto the resting surface and check for crumple zone.Here I am using a spray can as a resting surface. Mixture Prepare the cement paste.keep it very watery.Dip the cloth into the paste,and put i...
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Sat, 15 Jul 2017 11:00:02 PDT
Lockpicks http://www.instructables.com/id/Lockpicks/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/QMWY/J52Q8134/FBEQMWYJ52Q8134.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/QMWY/J52Q8134/FBEQMWYJ52Q8134.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/QMWY/J52Q8134/FBEQMWYJ52Q8134.SMALL.jpg iandrewmartin Make Lock Picks (with Optional Handles) How to Look for a Proper Lock to Secure Your Home - a Guide to Improve Your Security How to Pick a Lock (Basics) Open a Padlock With One Paperclip, Nothing Else The Only REAL Paperclip Lockpick! Poor Man's Paperclip Lockpicks How to ...
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Sat, 15 Jul 2017 02:57:55 PDT
Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-1/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/G6U6/J52Q7I0U/FLOG6U6J52Q7I0U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/G6U6/J52Q7I0U/FLOG6U6J52Q7I0U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/G6U6/J52Q7I0U/FLOG6U6J52Q7I0U.SMALL.jpg iandrewmartin All things Dremel. Stronger Cheaper DIY Sand Drum Easy and Cheap Working Light Mod for Dremel Detailer's Grip (A577) Simple Dremel Router Base for Making Inlays and Engravings. Dremel Flex Shaft Hanger Fix Your Dremel 225 Flex Shaft Dremel Drill Press LED Lighting Increase...
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 21:00:51 PDT
Tool Sharpening http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Sharpening/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/4RX2/J52Q7HZL/FTW4RX2J52Q7HZL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/4RX2/J52Q7HZL/FTW4RX2J52Q7HZL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/4RX2/J52Q7HZL/FTW4RX2J52Q7HZL.SMALL.jpg iandrewmartin It's all about sharpening tools for re-use. Sharpening a Chisel Sharpen Your Drill Bits Sharpening Chisels Without Honing Guide Simple Gouge Sharpening and Restoration Tricks How to Sharpen Used and Dull Drill Bits (By Hand!!)
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 20:54:02 PDT
CNC Soft Jaw Vice http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Soft-Jaw-Vice/
CNC Soft Jaw Vice - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/VVTB/J52Q0QAY/FLVVVTBJ52Q0QAY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/VVTB/J52Q0QAY/FLVVVTBJ52Q0QAY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/VVTB/J52Q0QAY/FLVVVTBJ52Q0QAY.SMALL.jpg makergeek I have an ooznest ox cnc and found that for some jobs I really wanted a vice to hold material. Fancy CNC vices are very expensive things so I decided to make my own.This vice cost about £10 in parts.Tools required:WelderDrill pressMaterial required:~1.5m of 25mm box section~200mm flat bar stock~30cm...
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 02:54:40 PDT
Simple Yet Strong Clamp Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Yet-Strong-Clamp-Rack/
Simple Yet Strong Clamp Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/ABRX/J4YG18FV/FVXABRXJ4YG18FV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/ABRX/J4YG18FV/FVXABRXJ4YG18FV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/ABRX/J4YG18FV/FVXABRXJ4YG18FV.SMALL.jpg geotek In a multi-user shop, such as the woodworking shop at The MakerBarn, a simple, strong rack design was needed to handle the many woodworking clamps. The Bessy clamps are quite heavy, and a wooden support would probably get beaten up pretty quickly. Most of our people are good with the tools, but th...
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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:30:31 PDT
Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Tools-13/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/NFBS/J4YG1F3U/FAINFBSJ4YG1F3U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/NFBS/J4YG1F3U/FAINFBSJ4YG1F3U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/NFBS/J4YG1F3U/FAINFBSJ4YG1F3U.SMALL.jpg therewillbeblood null French Cleat Wall & Storage Loft Articulated Utility Arm Adjustable Saw Horses Easy Table Saw Sled A Solid and Cheap 2x4 Workbench Custom Tool Wall Restoring and Assembling an Old Drill Press
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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:29:29 PDT
Utility http://www.instructables.com/id/Utility/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/TY42/J4YG1EWI/FY7TY42J4YG1EWI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/TY42/J4YG1EWI/FY7TY42J4YG1EWI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/TY42/J4YG1EWI/FY7TY42J4YG1EWI.SMALL.jpg therewillbeblood null null null null null null Stackable Wooden Storage Crates How to Hand Cut Dovetails Wood Storage Cart - Redux How to Wax Your Clothing and Gear Plastic Bottle Mosquito Trap Leather Belt With Secret Compartment The Only Knot You Need to Know. ...
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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:29:11 PDT
Cheap Tubular Rivet Press From an Arbor Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Tubular-Rivet-Press-From-an-Arbor-Press/
Cheap Tubular Rivet Press From an Arbor Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/YZE3/J4YFZ0YT/F61YZE3J4YFZ0YT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/YZE3/J4YFZ0YT/F61YZE3J4YFZ0YT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/YZE3/J4YFZ0YT/F61YZE3J4YFZ0YT.SMALL.jpg zimjoe I work on Pinball machines and it seems that there are a lot of tubular rivets involved in holding things together. They are used to hold ramps together and secure the faces on stand up targets. The rivets need to be low profile and strong; they have a one inch steel ball battering on them. Readi...
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Wed, 12 Jul 2017 20:12:28 PDT
My First Knife Made Out of a Saw Blade With a Fancy Leopard Wood Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Knife-Made-Out-of-a-Saw-Blade-With-a-Fanc/
My First Knife Made Out of a Saw Blade With a Fancy Leopard Wood Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/VYIP/J4YFUZG0/FGVVYIPJ4YFUZG0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/VYIP/J4YFUZG0/FGVVYIPJ4YFUZG0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/VYIP/J4YFUZG0/FGVVYIPJ4YFUZG0.SMALL.jpg next_project When I was at my local hard wood dealer, I ran across leopard wood and thought that it would look great on a knife handle. A quick google images searched confirmed that it would look great, so I bought some and then started looking at tutorials on the web. So ya I guess you could say I put the cart...
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Wed, 12 Jul 2017 07:26:34 PDT
Easy, Cheap, and Versatile Sanding Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Cheap-and-Versatile-Sanding-Blocks/
Easy, Cheap, and Versatile Sanding Blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/JWGW/J4YFTU5S/FP0JWGWJ4YFTU5S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/JWGW/J4YFTU5S/FP0JWGWJ4YFTU5S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/JWGW/J4YFTU5S/FP0JWGWJ4YFTU5S.SMALL.jpg BennyOne Easy and Cheap Sanding Blocks From Belt Sander Belts and HardwoodThere are a number of great instructables on making sanding blocks. Round, rectangular, quick-release, and with smart hardware better than anything you can buy.https://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Sanding-...https://www.instructa...
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Wed, 12 Jul 2017 05:04:28 PDT
Dollar Tree $10 Tool Kit (Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Tree-10-Toolkit-Hand-Tools/
Dollar Tree $10 Tool Kit (Hand Tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/LHH0/J4YG0WJ0/FGCLHH0J4YG0WJ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/LHH0/J4YG0WJ0/FGCLHH0J4YG0WJ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/LHH0/J4YG0WJ0/FGCLHH0J4YG0WJ0.SMALL.jpg matt392 Simple $10 toolkit composed of hand tools from Dollar Tree. Basics The basics:1. Multi-bit screwdriver2. Joint pliers3. Utility scissors4. Work gloves5. Duct tape Finish the Kit 6. Needle nose pliers (please note that the needle nose pliers can also cut wire using the cutter at the joint...
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 20:35:40 PDT
Masonry Chisels From Scrap Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Masonry-Chisels-From-Scrap-Iron/
Masonry Chisels From Scrap Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/8AD8/J4YFT73F/FUH8AD8J4YFT73F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/8AD8/J4YFT73F/FUH8AD8J4YFT73F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/8AD8/J4YFT73F/FUH8AD8J4YFT73F.SMALL.jpg MissionSRX This is a fairly simple one, but it did come in handy and serves as a good reminder to use what you already have available when in the midst of a project, and that the solution is not always to buy more tools. As a woodworker, I've had innumerable opportunities to decide on alternate methods to co...
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 17:05:11 PDT
Seized Bottom Bracket Removal, the knuckle-friendly way. http://www.instructables.com/id/Seized-Bottom-Bracket-Removal/
Seized Bottom Bracket Removal, the knuckle-friendly way. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/NL0D/J4YFWGZO/FTNNL0DJ4YFWGZO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/NL0D/J4YFWGZO/FTNNL0DJ4YFWGZO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/NL0D/J4YFWGZO/FTNNL0DJ4YFWGZO.SMALL.jpg JamesP261 This is a simple home-made tool to remove a bottom bracket that refuses to budge. So simple, I'd be surprised if somebody else hasn't already some up with this. But I have failed to find it on the internet, so made this myself.I'm assuming you're here because you've already removed the cranks and es...
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 15:31:05 PDT
Simple Battery Tester for Coin Cells http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Battery-Tester-for-Coin-Cells/
Simple Battery Tester for Coin Cells - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/KVQ3/J4YFPBJC/FCOKVQ3J4YFPBJC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/KVQ3/J4YFPBJC/FCOKVQ3J4YFPBJC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/KVQ3/J4YFPBJC/FCOKVQ3J4YFPBJC.SMALL.jpg geotek Trying to measure the voltage on small coin cells is a hassle. Especially those tiny watch and hearing aid batteries. This device does two important things, it holds the tiny cells for measurement, and provides a true voltage measurement taken while the battery is under load. Even a dead cell can...
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 17:48:19 PDT
Restoring and Assembling an Old Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-and-Assembling-an-Old-Drill-Press/
Restoring and Assembling an Old Drill Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2AIJ/J4YFQG9P/FLN2AIJJ4YFQG9P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2AIJ/J4YFQG9P/FLN2AIJJ4YFQG9P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2AIJ/J4YFQG9P/FLN2AIJJ4YFQG9P.SMALL.jpg William Liisberg This instructable will teach you the process of restoring machinery, and how to disassemble and assemble a drill press.I had been looking for a drill press in about a month before I found the Knuth KB-16 (1984). Knuth a good industrial quality brand, and their cheapest belt driven drill press goes f...
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 14:29:30 PDT
Easy DIY Variable Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Variable-Power-Supply/
Easy DIY Variable Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/83DK/J4YFP1KC/FG683DKJ4YFP1KC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/83DK/J4YFP1KC/FG683DKJ4YFP1KC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/83DK/J4YFP1KC/FG683DKJ4YFP1KC.SMALL.jpg ГеоргиВ Easy to replicate, cheap DIY work bench power supply, linear regulated voltage 1.2V to 17V, short circuit and thermal protection, three levels of current limiter: 50mA, 250mA and 1500mA (LM317) or 3000mA (LM350), depending on the voltage regulator IC used. Instructions to make the electronic circuit...
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 13:21:00 PDT
Cable Stripper http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-Stripper/
Cable Stripper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/BYR6/J4YFNRK0/FYZBYR6J4YFNRK0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/BYR6/J4YFNRK0/FYZBYR6J4YFNRK0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/BYR6/J4YFNRK0/FYZBYR6J4YFNRK0.SMALL.jpg Layer 8 Everytime when I got some cables from someone I've stored them in the basement for ... later use.Now I had something about 30-50Kg of cable but no later use. But the copper is worth something. So I've still the cable in my basement ;-) For Other projects I may need some copper so lets build somethin...
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 12:18:05 PDT
EDC Flashlight Holster - Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/EDC-Flashlight-Holster-Version-2/
EDC Flashlight Holster - Version 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/YNIT/J4YFNWRL/FJWYNITJ4YFNWRL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/YNIT/J4YFNWRL/FJWYNITJ4YFNWRL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/YNIT/J4YFNWRL/FJWYNITJ4YFNWRL.SMALL.jpg severdhed This is a cheap yet effective belt holster you can make for your flashlights. You may need to tweak it depending on the dimensions of your light. You can also see my other instructable that may work better for certain flashlight types. https://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-ED...This hol...
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 11:31:49 PDT
Homemade Dremel Sanding Disks http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Dremel-Sanding-Disks/
Homemade Dremel Sanding Disks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/XBKO/J4SQEE2U/FEKXBKOJ4SQEE2U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/XBKO/J4SQEE2U/FEKXBKOJ4SQEE2U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/XBKO/J4SQEE2U/FEKXBKOJ4SQEE2U.SMALL.jpg Magnelectrostatic I've been cutting a lot of glass ever since I got diamond cutting wheels for my dremel, and cutting glass means sanding glass (assuming you don't want it to cut you). So I've been doing plenty of sanding.I use 60 grit, 120 grit, 400 grit, 800 grit, and 2000 grit! Honestly, I was really excited to se...
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Sun, 9 Jul 2017 16:01:44 PDT
Unusual Uses for Broken & Dull Drill Bits http://www.instructables.com/id/Unusual-Uses-for-Broken-Dull-Drill-Bits/
Unusual Uses for Broken & Dull Drill Bits - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/LZ4W/J4SQCCCS/FCFLZ4WJ4SQCCCS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/LZ4W/J4SQCCCS/FCFLZ4WJ4SQCCCS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/LZ4W/J4SQCCCS/FCFLZ4WJ4SQCCCS.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 MY 100TH INSTRUCTABLE!-I break small drill bits quite often while making stuff. Buying one drill bit at a hardware store costs about as much as 10 cheap drill bits on eBay, so I'm not too worried about breaking them, and when they get dull, I stop using them.Sharpening tools isn't something I'm ver...
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Sun, 9 Jul 2017 13:57:39 PDT
Vice/Vise Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/ViceVise-Restoration/
Vice/Vise Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/DD4G/J4OFW7F4/FT8DD4GJ4OFW7F4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/DD4G/J4OFW7F4/FT8DD4GJ4OFW7F4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/DD4G/J4OFW7F4/FT8DD4GJ4OFW7F4.SMALL.jpg zdmvk Hello friends. In this article I'll tell you how to clean and paint the old vise. An Old Find. Recently discovered the old vise. It was decided to restore them. Give a second life to the piece of iron. Color Selection Viski planned to paint in green. At the time of purchase, the paint in the s...
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Thu, 6 Jul 2017 00:10:18 PDT
Makerspace Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Makerspace-Tools/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/DRHQ/J4OFMDKR/FLLDRHQJ4OFMDKR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/DRHQ/J4OFMDKR/FLLDRHQJ4OFMDKR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/DRHQ/J4OFMDKR/FLLDRHQJ4OFMDKR.SMALL.jpg TheFoundryMarcel Credit Card Machine Lino Printing Benchtop Disc Sander Universal Arduino Controller How to Make Your Own Sugru Substitute DIY Toolbag Organizer Guide to Field Soldering Third Hand++: a Multi-use Helping Hand for Electronics and Other Delicate Work. Fastener Cart
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Mon, 3 Jul 2017 21:00:39 PDT
QUICK WING BOLT DRIVER http://www.instructables.com/id/QUICK-WING-BOLT-DRIVER/
QUICK WING BOLT DRIVER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/0KRA/J4OFM94D/F0L0KRAJ4OFM94D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/0KRA/J4OFM94D/F0L0KRAJ4OFM94D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/0KRA/J4OFM94D/F0L0KRAJ4OFM94D.SMALL.jpg Woodclaver I assembled for a friend recently a couch he purchased in pieces from IKEA.It came with several large wing bolts, (not wing nuts), that seemed very long and tedious to screw in. STEP 1: RECOGNIZING THE PROBLEM The wing bolt was about 3/8", (some metric equivalent, I am sure), in diameter, and clo...
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Mon, 3 Jul 2017 19:13:05 PDT
Ceiling Jack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ceiling-Jack/
Ceiling Jack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/TK3W/J4OFM75Z/FYTTK3WJ4OFM75Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/TK3W/J4OFM75Z/FYTTK3WJ4OFM75Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/TK3W/J4OFM75Z/FYTTK3WJ4OFM75Z.SMALL.jpg Woodclaver A "Ceiling Jack" is a tool that will push up on something overhead fairly strongly. It could be used to hold up a porch roof while replacing a rotted post, support a tree limb to more properly tie it to the tree for support, or even hold a shower liner in place with a plywood spreader foot while exp...
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Mon, 3 Jul 2017 18:35:31 PDT
Aluminum Filament Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Filament-Stand/
Aluminum Filament Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/LXHY/J4SQ8J6T/FHKLXHYJ4SQ8J6T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/LXHY/J4SQ8J6T/FHKLXHYJ4SQ8J6T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/LXHY/J4SQ8J6T/FHKLXHYJ4SQ8J6T.SMALL.jpg DerpyCyclops Hello! Today I'm going to show you how to make a cheap filament stand. Many 3D printers come with small stands or spool holders, but mine did not, so I made one with spare aluminum stock and some screws. Parts For the stand, you will need: Circular Plate (2)8x2 hole beam (2)10x2 hole beam (1)M4 1...
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Sun, 2 Jul 2017 16:08:55 PDT
Olive Awl - How to Make One http://www.instructables.com/id/Olive-Awl-How-to-Make-One/
Olive Awl - How to Make One - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/4DX6/J4IPXH6F/FDT4DX6J4IPXH6F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/4DX6/J4IPXH6F/FDT4DX6J4IPXH6F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/4DX6/J4IPXH6F/FDT4DX6J4IPXH6F.SMALL.jpg WOmadeOD Awls are useful in many crafts. Here's how I made one called OliveYou'll need:• Tool steel (an old screwdriver blade would do) for the blade• Some hardwood for a handle• Little length of copper pipe for a ferrule• CA glueAnd access to:• Electric drill• Grinding wheel (or similar)• Belt sander (or si...
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Sat, 1 Jul 2017 16:17:21 PDT
Upgrading Your 6 Inch Jointer With a Sprial Cutterhead http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-Your-6-Inch-Jointer-With-a-Sprial-Cutter/
Upgrading Your 6 Inch Jointer With a Sprial Cutterhead - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/C3U2/J4IQ22BK/F5TC3U2J4IQ22BK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/C3U2/J4IQ22BK/F5TC3U2J4IQ22BK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/C3U2/J4IQ22BK/F5TC3U2J4IQ22BK.SMALL.jpg geotek We recently upgraded the jointer at our makerspace The MakerBarn. This is how we did it. the device next to the power switch is an RFID sytem (MACS) we developed to control access to machines.The six inch jointers sold by GeeTech, Sunhill, Jet, Powermatic, General, and several others, may be easil...
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Sat, 1 Jul 2017 08:09:51 PDT
Cheap Efficient Soldering Iron Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Efficient-Soldering-Iron-Stand/
Cheap Efficient Soldering Iron Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/1R8D/J4IQ17PA/FXY1R8DJ4IQ17PA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/1R8D/J4IQ17PA/FXY1R8DJ4IQ17PA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/1R8D/J4IQ17PA/FXY1R8DJ4IQ17PA.SMALL.jpg Phoenix.Van.De.Graaff I bought myself a soldering iron and wire (because I got it cheap on ebay), but somehow could not get a stand for the same.My search at the local market was not very fruitful, as most places that did have it quoted a price which was exorbitant for the quality of the item.So I decided to use the sold...
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Sat, 1 Jul 2017 02:09:33 PDT
Repurposing Parts From a Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposing-Parts-From-a-Lamp/
Repurposing Parts From a Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/S2QX/J4IPYW3S/FFXS2QXJ4IPYW3S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/S2QX/J4IPYW3S/FFXS2QXJ4IPYW3S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/S2QX/J4IPYW3S/FFXS2QXJ4IPYW3S.SMALL.jpg UtopianKing This is a very straight forward instructable since I'm only assembling designs made by other people, there's very little of my own ingenuity here. My intention with this instructable is not so much to show it's made, but to encourage looking mundane objects with new set of eyes, to see the potential...
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Fri, 30 Jun 2017 10:58:24 PDT
Mini Circuit Board Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Circuit-Board-Vise/
Mini Circuit Board Vise - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/599T/J4IPT460/FHR599TJ4IPT460.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/599T/J4IPT460/FHR599TJ4IPT460.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/599T/J4IPT460/FHR599TJ4IPT460.SMALL.jpg AMDHater123 Make a mini circuit board vise easily! This mini circuit board vise tilts and rotates. Stuff you need You will need an electrical ground clamp, eye bolt, corner brace and a stand from a car backup monitor on a small tabletop tripod. Assemble it! Remove the screw from the ground clamp. Put yo...
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 11:35:59 PDT
Benchtop Disc Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Benchtop-Disc-Sander/
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Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:21:58 PDT
Angle Cutting Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Angle-Cutting-Tube/
Angle Cutting Tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/APTT/J4IPYIZR/F7IAPTTJ4IPYIZR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/APTT/J4IPYIZR/F7IAPTTJ4IPYIZR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/APTT/J4IPYIZR/F7IAPTTJ4IPYIZR.SMALL.jpg BricoNosaureB It is hard to cut tube at the right angle when you do not have specific equipment. This method is well known and give nice result, the only painfull task is to get the right paper layout of your cut. Therefore I made a little online tool to do so.In the middle of the page, url here under, you will...
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Wed, 28 Jun 2017 09:32:39 PDT
Getting More From Your Angle Grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Handling-for-the-Angle-Grinder/
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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 09:40:39 PDT
Linear Pegboard Toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Linear-Pegboard-Toolbox/
Linear Pegboard Toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/YD2N/J48Q1GT3/FLAYD2NJ48Q1GT3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/YD2N/J48Q1GT3/FLAYD2NJ48Q1GT3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/YD2N/J48Q1GT3/FLAYD2NJ48Q1GT3.SMALL.jpg SamL29 Ever wanted a way to carry around the tools you need without having to dig through a big pile of them. Well then this is the project for you. You can change up sizes or materials based on your own personal preference. Materials and tools needed for this project. For this project, some of the mate...
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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 12:40:38 PDT
3D Printed Tool Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Tool-Hanger/
3D Printed Tool Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/J718/J48PXAJK/F2DJ718J48PXAJK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/J718/J48PXAJK/F2DJ718J48PXAJK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/J718/J48PXAJK/F2DJ718J48PXAJK.SMALL.jpg IgorF2 If you have too many tools, you will eventually end up with a messy drawer or toolbox. The more tools you buy, the harder it is to find the right one. And if you borrow or lose one, you will hardly notice until you need it.I started this project because I was in this situation. And because I had jus...
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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:14:21 PDT
Angle Grinder Speed Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Angle-Grinder-Speed-Hack/
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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 06:51:15 PDT
Improve 8586 Solder Station: "Cigar-tube-hack" (tip Holder) and Power Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Improve-8586-Solder-Station-Cigar-tube-hack-tip-Ho/
Improve 8586 Solder Station: "Cigar-tube-hack" (tip Holder) and Power Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/3KLD/J48PZGCS/FV13KLDJ48PZGCS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/3KLD/J48PZGCS/FV13KLDJ48PZGCS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/3KLD/J48PZGCS/FV13KLDJ48PZGCS.SMALL.jpg DrScheffer Recently I bought a cool Kaleep 8586 2-in-1 rework soldering station.It's a nice tool and it's very cheap. But I thought "Hmm... where to store that solder tips and airgun nozzles? And why is there no mains power switch?"So if you got the same "problem" ... just look at my instruction here.The mains...
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Sat, 24 Jun 2017 21:08:50 PDT
Wooden Jaws for a Metal Vice or Vise held by Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Jaws-for-a-Metal-Vice-or-Vise-Held-by-Magne/
Wooden Jaws for a Metal Vice or Vise held by Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/NZ1H/J48PZ3T5/F89NZ1HJ48PZ3T5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/NZ1H/J48PZ3T5/F89NZ1HJ48PZ3T5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/NZ1H/J48PZ3T5/F89NZ1HJ48PZ3T5.SMALL.jpg Wood Yogi I use my metal vice for holding wood and other materials as well as metal, but the steel jaws easily mark any material that isn't metal. These wooden jaws are a simple yet practical solution that require a minimum of skill.What you will need:Wood large enough for the project. The jaws on my vice are...
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Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:05:01 PDT
Adjustable CNC Router Dust Boot http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Router-Dust-Boot-1/
Adjustable CNC Router Dust Boot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/RKVR/J48PTWVA/F0NRKVRJ48PTWVA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/RKVR/J48PTWVA/F0NRKVRJ48PTWVA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/RKVR/J48PTWVA/F0NRKVRJ48PTWVA.SMALL.jpg 271828- When using any CNC router, a method to collect the copious amount of chips generated in converting sheets of plywood into amazing projects is essential for a clean shop. Sadly, all that remained of the dust boot, on my new to me CNC router, was the mounting bracket. I decided to build a replacement ...
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Sat, 24 Jun 2017 13:36:18 PDT
Simple DIY Flap Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Flap-Sander/
Simple DIY Flap Sander - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/JI4F/J48PY726/FGIJI4FJ48PY726.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/JI4F/J48PY726/FGIJI4FJ48PY726.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/JI4F/J48PY726/FGIJI4FJ48PY726.SMALL.jpg evanandkatelyn We’ve got a quick tip today - how to make a simple DIY flap sander. There are a lot of elaborate DIY flap sanders out there, but this is one you can make in a pinch. It’s great for getting into hard to reach spaces that are hard to get with a typical flap sander. Plus it’s super flexible: you can ma...
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Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:13:05 PDT
Table Saw Fence Storage Pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Fence-Storage-Pipe/
Table Saw Fence Storage Pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/ZQSY/J48PRW8K/FINZQSYJ48PRW8K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/ZQSY/J48PRW8K/FINZQSYJ48PRW8K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/ZQSY/J48PRW8K/FINZQSYJ48PRW8K.SMALL.jpg carl5blum I have found various places to store the fence of my table saw. None worked very well and often other junk was in the way. 3" PVC Schedule 40 Pipe I found the fence would slide into 3" PVC Schedule 40 Pipe so I cut piece about 28" long, just a bit shorter than the table.The outside diameter of 3"...
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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:05:05 PDT
Chop Saw Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Chop-Saw-Insert/
Chop Saw Insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/V8K2/J48PP2SE/FJWV8K2J48PP2SE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/V8K2/J48PP2SE/FJWV8K2J48PP2SE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/V8K2/J48PP2SE/FJWV8K2J48PP2SE.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Fashion a zero clearance insert for a miter saw to prevent tear out. Stock Width Remove the saw insert and cut a piece of stock to fit snugly in the insert space. Depth Cut the edges of the insert piece to sit flush with the saw top. Round Edge Trace the saw insert edge onto the wood pie...
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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:53:16 PDT