Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:55:07 PST BLOX v1.01 Best Sawhorse - strong cheap easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Sawhorse-strong-cheap-easy/
Best Sawhorse - strong cheap easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/1EH7/I6NI3YNY/FL91EH7I6NI3YNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/1EH7/I6NI3YNY/FL91EH7I6NI3YNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/1EH7/I6NI3YNY/FL91EH7I6NI3YNY.SMALL.jpg seamster One of the most useful tools any maker-person can have is a decent stack of sawhorses. The best sawhorse is one that is strong, cheap, easy to make and ideally, stackable.The sawhorse plan I'm sharing here is a modified and simplified version of one shared by Matthias Wandel, whose original plan is ...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:19:44 PST
Prototyping tutorial rubber pad forming http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-tutorial-rubber-pad-forming/
Prototyping tutorial rubber pad forming - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/8LGC/I6M2PARH/FXV8LGCI6M2PARH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/8LGC/I6M2PARH/FXV8LGCI6M2PARH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/8LGC/I6M2PARH/FXV8LGCI6M2PARH.SMALL.jpg JelleBlommaert This tutorial concerns itself with explaining how to use a basic rubber pad press for pressing shapes into sheet materials. Gather your gear First of, you need to gather the following stuff for this workshop before heading to the rubber pad press:- some sheet material (in this case we use thin al...
By: JelleBlommaert

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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:31:55 PST
DIY Angle Grinder Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Angle-Grinder-Handle/
DIY Angle Grinder Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/H5RQ/I6MC2LM7/FUZH5RQI6MC2LM7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/H5RQ/I6MC2LM7/FUZH5RQI6MC2LM7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/H5RQ/I6MC2LM7/FUZH5RQI6MC2LM7.SMALL.jpg kwdaily Hello Instructables Universe! I am a long time viewer and maker but this is my first actual 'ible. I found myself needing to do some hardcore sanding and my palm sander has mysteriously disappeared! Solution: Just attach a flap wheel on my angle grinder. Problem: Apparently the handle to my grinder ...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:30:39 PST
Making Lockpicks From Hacksaw Blades http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Lockpicks-From-Hacksaw-blades/
Making Lockpicks From Hacksaw Blades - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/9N38/I6M2NAK0/FGZ9N38I6M2NAK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/9N38/I6M2NAK0/FGZ9N38I6M2NAK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/9N38/I6M2NAK0/FGZ9N38I6M2NAK0.SMALL.jpg bigdaddycole NOTE 1: In the state I live in it is not illegal to own lock picks. Make sure to check out the regulations where you live to make sure you aren't breaking the law!NOTE 2: There are a lot of steps that use a high speed rotary tool , and a few open flames in this instructable. Please use proper safety...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:28:06 PST
How to cut down a tree using a chainsaw: felling plan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-down-a-tree-using-a-chainsaw-felling-pl/
How to cut down a tree using a chainsaw: felling plan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/CGA9/I6M2MWJ0/FZ3CGA9I6M2MWJ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/CGA9/I6M2MWJ0/FZ3CGA9I6M2MWJ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/CGA9/I6M2MWJ0/FZ3CGA9I6M2MWJ0.SMALL.jpg HusqvarnaChainsaw Because cutting down a tree or felling can be a complex and dangerous task, you must have adequate training and advanced skills to complete a felling job. Watch this video to learn from a qualified Husqvarna trainer on how to develop and utilize a safe, practical felling plan. Learn to survey your s...
By: HusqvarnaChainsaw

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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:14:14 PST
How to cut down a tree using a chainsaw: notch and hinge techniques http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-chainsaw-notch-and-hinge-techniques/
How to cut down a tree using a chainsaw: notch and hinge techniques - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/U32Q/I6M2MT2B/F6LU32QI6M2MT2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/U32Q/I6M2MT2B/F6LU32QI6M2MT2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/U32Q/I6M2MT2B/F6LU32QI6M2MT2B.SMALL.jpg HusqvarnaChainsaw When felling a tree using a chainsaw, it's important to use the right notch and hinge techniques. A directional notch is used to determine the direction of the tree fall. The hinge is the most important factor in ensuring a safe and clean felling while guiding the tree to the ground. Watch this vide...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:10:17 PST
How to use a chainsaw: safety gear http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-chainsaw-safety-gear/
How to use a chainsaw: safety gear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/A8V9/I6M2MPZA/FWWA8V9I6M2MPZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/A8V9/I6M2MPZA/FWWA8V9I6M2MPZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/A8V9/I6M2MPZA/FWWA8V9I6M2MPZA.SMALL.jpg HusqvarnaChainsaw Safety is especially important when operating a power tool like a chainsaw. Watch this video and learn from a Husqvarna trainer about the proper personal protective equipment options available for use during chainsaw operation.
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:05:14 PST
How to use a chainsaw: ergonomic stance http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-chainsaw-ergonomic-stance/
How to use a chainsaw: ergonomic stance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/7JEW/I6M2MPCD/FLL7JEWI6M2MPCD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/7JEW/I6M2MPCD/FLL7JEWI6M2MPCD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/7JEW/I6M2MPCD/FLL7JEWI6M2MPCD.SMALL.jpg HusqvarnaChainsaw A chainsaw is a powerful and valuable tool, but it's also the most dangerous hand tool that can be purchased on the open market. Proper stance is absolutely necessary to lessen fatigue and avoid injuries. Learn proper techniques from a Husqvarna trainer on correct chainsaw handling, including tips f...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:01:17 PST
How to fell a tree using a chainsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fell-a-tree-using-a-chainsaw/
How to fell a tree using a chainsaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/CTCM/I6M2MNQN/F75CTCMI6M2MNQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/CTCM/I6M2MNQN/F75CTCMI6M2MNQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/CTCM/I6M2MNQN/F75CTCMI6M2MNQN.SMALL.jpg HusqvarnaChainsaw Using a chainsaw for tree felling is a dangerous activity. Safety should be your top priority. Watch our qualified Husqvarna trainer cut down a tree using the proper safety gear and the methods and techniques that he teaches.
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:43:44 PST
adze making http://www.instructables.com/id/adze-making/
adze making - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/9WZB/I6HSMSCZ/FY49WZBI6HSMSCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/9WZB/I6HSMSCZ/FY49WZBI6HSMSCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/9WZB/I6HSMSCZ/FY49WZBI6HSMSCZ.SMALL.jpg lokithecat this useful woodworking tool can be really expensive (200$ and up) so i wanted to make one on the cheap but I could not find an instructable on it so I decided to make one. Getting the Materials ok so i started with two different widths of plate steal (exact sizes: 4 in for the large on and 2in ...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 06:30:23 PST
HDPE Carvers Mallets http://www.instructables.com/id/HDPE-Carvers-Mallets/
HDPE Carvers Mallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/T3J0/I6KN8WUG/F7DT3J0I6KN8WUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/T3J0/I6KN8WUG/F7DT3J0I6KN8WUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/T3J0/I6KN8WUG/F7DT3J0I6KN8WUG.SMALL.jpg Construct Icon Here is how a made some carvers mallets step by step using HDPE http://youtu.be/v6ydNxqHhOE
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:37:14 PST
How to Use a Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Table-Saw/
How to Use a Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/8QQ2/I6HSGIUI/FKK8QQ2I6HSGIUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/8QQ2/I6HSGIUI/FKK8QQ2I6HSGIUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/8QQ2/I6HSGIUI/FKK8QQ2I6HSGIUI.SMALL.jpg Sci_Fi_Mind This Instructable was written by members of Arch Reactor (http://www.archreactor.org). A Hackerspace/Makerspace located in St Louis, Missouri. It was written generally and should be very applicable to use of most table saws. It does include tips on how to account for quarks of our particular saw, bu...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:24:27 PST
Spark Plug inserter/Remover Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-Plug-inserterRemover-Tool/
Spark Plug inserter/Remover Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/TPRL/I6HSBFZY/FWDTPRLI6HSBFZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/TPRL/I6HSBFZY/FWDTPRLI6HSBFZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/TPRL/I6HSBFZY/FWDTPRLI6HSBFZY.SMALL.jpg jimmy1001 Most engine's Operators manual will say to thread in spark plug's by hand, however this can be a difficult as the spark plug holes are usually hard to access with your fingers.I will walk you through how to make a tool for the job.What you will need:- Spark plug- Garden Hose ( I used some with a int...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 03:43:45 PST
Roof snow rake scooper tool - easy DIY using a 5 gallon bucket, a shower curtain, and a pole http://www.instructables.com/id/Roof-snow-rake-scooper-tool-easy-DIY-using-a-5-gal/
Roof snow rake scooper tool - easy DIY using a 5 gallon bucket, a shower curtain, and a pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/TAAI/I6HSDI32/FLCTAAII6HSDI32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/TAAI/I6HSDI32/FLCTAAII6HSDI32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/TAAI/I6HSDI32/FLCTAAII6HSDI32.SMALL.jpg the.yackitysmackity Snow roof rake scooper tool I looked for something simple to use for a roof snow rake idea. I searched Google images and YouTube for something that uses a 5 gallon bucket and 2 or 3 10 foot sticks of electrical EMT conduit. There are designs but none that really show how to remove snow from the roof...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 18:01:11 PST
Just another survival kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Just-another-survival-kit/
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By: Foxhead

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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:12:30 PST
The Mini-Melter (now with control box) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Mini-Melter/
The Mini-Melter (now with control box) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/PDP4/I6M2SHB0/FU7PDP4I6M2SHB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/PDP4/I6M2SHB0/FU7PDP4I6M2SHB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/PDP4/I6M2SHB0/FU7PDP4I6M2SHB0.SMALL.jpg Instructadam This project began when I was looking at a used tealight, we use a lot of them in our house and dont necessarily always buy them from the same place. What I noticed is that some burn down totally, leaving nothing at all, while others burn through the middle leaving a wall of left over wax. This made...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 15:31:23 PST
Clamp Rack Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Clamp-Rack/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 14:20:19 PST
Snow Chute http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Chute/
Snow Chute - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/QWDM/I6GCWRNH/F5VQWDMI6GCWRNH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/QWDM/I6GCWRNH/F5VQWDMI6GCWRNH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/QWDM/I6GCWRNH/F5VQWDMI6GCWRNH.SMALL.jpg john pedersen We have had a lot of snow this winter(Eastern Ontario Canada), but no where the amount that Atlantic Canada or the US east coast and Midwest states received. But there was still a good amount on the roof of my house, I went to a local hardware store to buy a snow rake, they were all sold out and the...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 13:31:15 PST
3D Printed Socket Wrench Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Socket-Wrench-Ring/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 20:33:16 PST
How to flatten the pvc water pipe for making any stuff, manual process by burned http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-flatten-the-pvc-water-pipe-manual-process-b/
How to flatten the pvc water pipe for making any stuff, manual process by burned - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/YSIK/I6DYVIZ2/FZYYSIKI6DYVIZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/YSIK/I6DYVIZ2/FZYYSIKI6DYVIZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/YSIK/I6DYVIZ2/FZYYSIKI6DYVIZ2.SMALL.jpg eric dirgahayu sometimes looking for materials to make an object such as a craft or ingredients to make part of a prototype design was a little difficult, let alone we don't have 3d printers. Maybe this is the right water pipe materials pvc, this material is quite powerful, easy on the can, the price ...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 13:00:13 PST
Soldering Iron 'Buddy' - The Lego Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-Iron-Buddy-The-Lego-Way/
Soldering Iron 'Buddy' - The Lego Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/MV5D/I6C2LAUU/F80MV5DI6C2LAUU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/MV5D/I6C2LAUU/F80MV5DI6C2LAUU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/MV5D/I6C2LAUU/F80MV5DI6C2LAUU.SMALL.jpg Instructadam When designing my second project (to be posted soon) I found I was soldering a lot more than I had intended. I was using a 'Third Hand' to assist me in this but thought "wouldnt it be better if my 'third hand' could be used one-handed"...... This prompted me to have a go at building a system th...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 18:04:53 PST
Handmade ring sizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-ring-sizer/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 13:18:27 PST
Hanging Style Dry Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Style-Dry-Rack/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:48:04 PST
How To Make A Mallet From Milk Jugs! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Mallet-From-Milk-Jugs/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:15:49 PST
Wrench Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrench-Ring/
Wrench Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/OE9A/I6AVOHKL/FDSOE9AI6AVOHKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/OE9A/I6AVOHKL/FDSOE9AI6AVOHKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/OE9A/I6AVOHKL/FDSOE9AI6AVOHKL.SMALL.jpg nancygribble This is my first ible and an easy one. It's just a mechanics rench wring. Hope you like it as much as me. Tools & Materials The donor wrench is a combination 1/4" Tools4" bench vise2 pairs of 6" channel locks12" channel locks2" hose clamp & 3/4" pipe(emt) The Bend I start with the wrench...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 19:59:21 PST
The 5 Dollar Solder Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-5-Dollar-Solder-Pot/
The 5 Dollar Solder Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/UJJC/I6AVQK6N/FKVUJJCI6AVQK6N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/UJJC/I6AVQK6N/FKVUJJCI6AVQK6N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/UJJC/I6AVQK6N/FKVUJJCI6AVQK6N.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank Once again a thrift store find solved a problem for me in a most economical way. I like to tin wire ends whenever possible during my electronic projects, but touching off the ends of wires is a tedious and interruptive step, how much better things are when one can draw upon an inventory of freshly p...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:45:11 PST
Adjustable Monitor Stand For Videography http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Monitor-Stand-For-Videography-1/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:43:05 PST
Restoring Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-Tools/
Restoring Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/M6Z5/I6A7MFWW/FHZM6Z5I6A7MFWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/M6Z5/I6A7MFWW/FHZM6Z5I6A7MFWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/M6Z5/I6A7MFWW/FHZM6Z5I6A7MFWW.SMALL.jpg schildress4 Have you ever been trying to unscrew a screw and then your screwdriver breaks I'll teach you how to fix them Grinding Most of the time you can fix the head of your screwdriver and it will work again. Bending I had a Flat Head screwdriver and the head bend so all you have to do is hammer it fla...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 22:36:09 PST
Replacing rubber foot with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-rubber-for-with-Sugru/
Replacing rubber foot with Sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/0GVO/I697RM1B/FGT0GVOI697RM1B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/0GVO/I697RM1B/FGT0GVOI697RM1B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/0GVO/I697RM1B/FGT0GVOI697RM1B.SMALL.jpg jthornburgh Somehow the foot to the sander disappeared. get Sugru For the repair I used two packets of Sugru, make sure you cut three sides of the package as indicated. After removing from the packages kneed then for a few minutes as directed on the package. Start molding Put the Sugru through the hole an...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 19:16:47 PST
Reclaim Wasted Solder http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaim-Wasted-Solder/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 19:02:50 PST
Heavy Duty Helping Hands Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Duty-Helping-Hands-Tool/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 11:07:30 PST
My Second: Test Bench Powersupply http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Second-Test-Bench-Powersupply/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 01:47:36 PST
My First: Fume extractor! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Fume-extractor/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 01:02:36 PST
DIY Security Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Security-Screwdriver/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 10:48:15 PST
Simple tool that can be made from scraps, mini electric pcb cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-tool-that-can-be-made-from-scraps-mini-elect/
Simple tool that can be made from scraps, mini electric pcb cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/JPRQ/I66D0L9E/FCBJPRQI66D0L9E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/JPRQ/I66D0L9E/FCBJPRQI66D0L9E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/JPRQ/I66D0L9E/FCBJPRQI66D0L9E.SMALL.jpg eric dirgahayu Sometimes we caught up to working something cause there is a tool that you need but you do not have it. Maybe you could make it from stuff that is around you what you need is :-unused x toy dc motor 3-6volt-unused printer part roll paper-dc adaptor 5-6volt-little super glue Build Remove ...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 10:35:25 PST
To do list http://www.instructables.com/id/To-do-list/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/4LLK/I66CY3Z8/FQD4LLKI66CY3Z8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/4LLK/I66CY3Z8/FQD4LLKI66CY3Z8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/4LLK/I66CY3Z8/FQD4LLKI66CY3Z8.SMALL.jpg gwhizz DIY Cold Heat soldering iron Making Reproduction Vintage tin and timber signs PVC Dremel drill press 25x8 LED Hat, for parties and other useful things Weld a Spoon Flower! Setting up the TIG welder at TechShop Menlo Park Rainbow Loom Fishtail Pattern Paracord Wallet ...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 02:25:55 PST
Sharpening system http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-system/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 00:22:09 PST
Small Parts Painting Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Parts-Painting-Stand/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 21:55:19 PST
Build a Zero Clearance Tablesaw Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Zero-Clearance-Tablesaw-Insert/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 20:58:22 PST
Bench top power http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-top-power/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/OF24/I63F2EU3/F6AOF24I63F2EU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/OF24/I63F2EU3/F6AOF24I63F2EU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/OF24/I63F2EU3/F6AOF24I63F2EU3.SMALL.jpg JJYork I want to make a power supply How To Build A Power Supply For Electronics Hobby Computer Power Supply to Bench Power Supply Adapter DIY Small Bench Power Supply Encyclopedia of ATX to Bench Power Supply Conversion Use a computer Power Supply for desktop electronic projects AT...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 20:00:15 PST
homemade captive ring tool http://www.instructables.com/id/homemade-captive-ring-tool/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 15:06:21 PST
Bone Carving Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Bone-Carving-Materials/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 10:20:41 PST
ergonomic grip for Xacto http://www.instructables.com/id/ergonomic-grip-for-Xacto/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 00:04:32 PST
Learn CNC The Art Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-CNC-The-Art-Way/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:13:27 PST
Simple Magnetic Tool Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Magnetic-Tool-Rack/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 06:35:49 PST
Servo Driven Automatic Vice http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Driven-Automatic-Vice/
Servo Driven Automatic Vice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/OGUQ/I63EVHQB/FL4OGUQI63EVHQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/OGUQ/I63EVHQB/FL4OGUQI63EVHQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/OGUQ/I63EVHQB/FL4OGUQI63EVHQB.SMALL.jpg JRV31 You will need: Parallel Gripper Kit - https://www.sparkfun.com/products/13178 Standard Size Servo - (See Note) Base - I show a couple of ideasTo build it on a breadboard you will need: Arduino - (I used an Uno) Breadboard Jumper Wires 10k Linear ...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 05:46:45 PST
DIY power supply design http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-power-supply-design/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 11:14:56 PST
Dremel/Drill Press Footswitch http://www.instructables.com/id/DremelDrill-Press-Footswitch/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 06:55:27 PST
Heavy Duty Pole Grabber http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Duty-Pole-Grabber/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 09:32:58 PST
center finder http://www.instructables.com/id/center-finder/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 10:48:04 PST