Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:22:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Forked Claw Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Forked-Claw-Hammer/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:10:19 PDT
GEducation Lab http://www.instructables.com/id/GEducation-Lab/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/FDMG/I7Q0TPMG/FLVFDMGI7Q0TPMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/FDMG/I7Q0TPMG/FLVFDMGI7Q0TPMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/FDMG/I7Q0TPMG/FLVFDMGI7Q0TPMG.SMALL.jpg ndmurray Resources & LearningWe’ve worked with GE Garages to assemble the go-to resource for makers of all kinds. We’re here to teach you the basics or assist in all your making needs.LEARNExplore new tools, skills and software defining the future of manufacturing.BUILDGet hands-on with innovative equipment ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:46:45 PDT
penspinning trilux 032 faber castle http://www.instructables.com/id/penspinning-trilux-032-faber-castle/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:28:12 PDT
Lathe Chuck Cradle http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-Chuck-Cradle/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:07:21 PDT
Adjustable Welding Clamp/Drill Press Rail http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Welding-ClampDrill-Press-Rail/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 20:39:20 PDT
Ketchup as measuring tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Ketchup-as-measuring-tool/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 07:05:36 PDT
Simple Bottle Cutting Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bottle-Cutting-Jig/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 18:52:53 PDT
Pallet Handle Hammer Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Handle-Hammer-Restoration/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:32:10 PDT
Dewalt Drywall scrugun repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Dewalt-Drywall-scrugun-repair/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 17:47:19 PDT
The necklace hand plain tool http://www.instructables.com/id/The-necklace-hand-plain-tool/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:39:49 PDT
Craftsman MAKEcation http://www.instructables.com/id/Craftsman-MAKEcation/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif ndmurray DID WE SAY BLOOD, SWEAT & TOOLS?You bet your vise grips we did. Craftsman, the tool brand that embodies our primal drive to make, is taking the Craftsman MAKEcation to Brooklyn, New York. For one raw weekend it’ll be man vs. matter as rough-handed makers and master builders fill a gritty warehouse t...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:51:34 PDT
Power supply for my cordless tools. http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-supply-for-my-cordless-tools/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:39:22 PDT
Bracket for an angle grinder and modifications http://www.instructables.com/id/Bracket-for-an-angle-grinder-and-modifications/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:37:21 PDT
Tool Hack: Using a counter sink http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Hack-Using-a-counter-sink/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:01:15 PDT
The Best Wood Splitter Ever http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Best-Wood-Splitter-Ever/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 05:40:17 PDT
Multi-Tool Flip-Top Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Tool-Flip-Top-Table/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:52:20 PDT
Tune Up Your Lawn Mower! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tune-Up-Your-Lawn-Mower/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:04:58 PDT
DIY Coin Leveler http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Coin-Leveler/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:40:28 PDT
Body Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Body-Armor-1/
Body Armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/H3FI/I7IVSQZ3/FZTH3FII7IVSQZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/H3FI/I7IVSQZ3/FZTH3FII7IVSQZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/H3FI/I7IVSQZ3/FZTH3FII7IVSQZ3.SMALL.jpg Alanshkop Hello everybody today I will show you how to make fully functional body armor What You Need Kevlar or dyneema both will workStaplerTapeKnifeFoamScissors Paper 8x11 Drawing The Design You take a pen or marker then you trace it onto the paper and then cut it Cutting Out The Design Take the ...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 14:31:14 PDT
Kundan - 2$ Blue Bead Necklace! http://www.instructables.com/id/Kundan-2-Blue-Bead-Necklace/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 10:46:54 PDT
Bo Staff http://www.instructables.com/id/Bo-Staff/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 10:10:10 PDT
Bead Necklace!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bead-Necklace/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 07:58:00 PDT
Gooseneck Vice http://www.instructables.com/id/Gooseneck-Vice/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 07:57:38 PDT
Simple Inside Pipe Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Inside-Pipe-Clamp/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 12:15:48 PDT
Custom Multi Tool Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Multi-Tool-Case/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 06:29:23 PDT
Restoring an Old Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-Old-Lamp/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 06:10:30 PDT
Plunge Router Base for a Fixed Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Plunge-Router-Base-for-a-Fixed-Router/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:56:10 PDT
Cheapo Injection Molding With Gluegun http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapo-Injection-Molding-With-Gluegun/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:28:17 PDT
120VAC High-Low Tool/Light Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/120VAC-High-Low-ToolLight-Switch/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 16:58:43 PDT
Oil/Fuel Filter Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/OilFuel-Filter-Opener/
Oil/Fuel Filter Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/BOLX/I7ELERUO/FBQBOLXI7ELERUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/BOLX/I7ELERUO/FBQBOLXI7ELERUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/BOLX/I7ELERUO/FBQBOLXI7ELERUO.SMALL.jpg chienline If you have several cars, or let's say you are trucks owner who run transportation business, then you have several types of car or truck. Do you plan to buy various size of oil/fuel filter wrench? It will costs you a lot. Why don't we make one for variable size of oil/fuel filter? Materials Needed...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 10:20:19 PDT
Model paint/helping hands http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-painthelping-hands/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:57:11 PDT
Make a handle for an Antique Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-handle-for-an-Antique-BFH/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 20:57:05 PDT
Modern Shave Horse, http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Shave-Horse/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 10:38:41 PDT
How to maintain your chainsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-maintain-your-chainsaw/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 10:04:03 PDT
DIY How to Make a Sawhorse http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-to-Make-a-Sawhorse/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 09:22:04 PDT
Bachelor's homemade powered pepper grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/Bachelors-homemade-powered-pepper-grinder/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:03:51 PDT
Quick, Cheap And Quality Parallel Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Cheap-And-Quality-Parallel-Clamps/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 07:24:50 PDT
Simple DIY Magnetic Stirrer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Magnetic-Stirrer/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 05:58:01 PDT
CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/X0OX/I78VR57J/FV9X0OXI78VR57J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/X0OX/I78VR57J/FV9X0OXI78VR57J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/X0OX/I78VR57J/FV9X0OXI78VR57J.SMALL.jpg xtreker15 My collection of Computer Numerical Control Instructables null Make Your Own GRBL CNC Pendant Frankenstein Laser Engraver CHEAP ARDUINO CNC Simple CNC Machine Homemade 2'x4' Wood CNC Router Building a drawer slide CNC machine for under $200! open-source CNC project ...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 21:30:58 PDT
Making a 28 inch wide Sander/Planer http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-28-inch-wide-SanderPlaner/
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By: Engineer_Allen

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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 15:00:46 PDT
Tactical Sharpie "shankie" how to http://www.instructables.com/id/Tactical-Sharpie-shankie-how-to/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 12:40:23 PDT
Free Drill Belt Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Drill-Belt-Clip/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 08:31:28 PDT
Vertical disc sander/ grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-disc-sander-grinder/
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By: my wookie

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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 15:20:31 PDT
How to start a Husqvarna chainsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-start-a-Husqvarna-chainsaw/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 11:02:32 PDT
Easy picture frame clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-picture-frame-clamp/
Easy picture frame clamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/ZC74/I78VJNBZ/F29ZC74I78VJNBZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/ZC74/I78VJNBZ/F29ZC74I78VJNBZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/ZC74/I78VJNBZ/F29ZC74I78VJNBZ.SMALL.jpg dezine Simple picture frame clamp holderMaking your own picture frames allows you the freedom to create custom picture frames for a home. This simple picture frame clamp holder makes the project even easier.Over the years I have made hundreds of picture frames, whether for our DIY workshops, for my own hom...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 07:37:00 PDT
Wooden Bar Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Bar-Clamp/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 05:44:11 PDT
Homemade "Gun"Powder http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-GunPowder-1/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:54:02 PDT
Push Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Push-Sticks/
Push Sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/3QCK/I760SB1K/F1J3QCKI760SB1K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/3QCK/I760SB1K/F1J3QCKI760SB1K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/3QCK/I760SB1K/F1J3QCKI760SB1K.SMALL.jpg dhpenner1 One of the perks of owning a CNC router is seeing something in a store and knowing you can build it, not buy it. My old push sticks had seen better days so I designed a set in Illustrator and cut them out on my custom Shapeoko 2. Here is a link to the files if you want to build your own. https://d...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:35:56 PDT
Slate Top Solder Station / Third Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Slate-Top-Solder-Station-Third-Hand/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:03:53 PDT
Easy Screwdriver Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Screwdriver-Upgrade/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 19:14:15 PDT