Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools http://www.instructables.com Sat, 21 Apr 2018 03:52:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 Homemade 12V JIGSAW Variable Speed http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-12V-JIGSAW-Variable-Speed/
Homemade 12V JIGSAW Variable Speed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/R1A1/JG74VOBA/FE4R1A1JG74VOBA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/R1A1/JG74VOBA/FE4R1A1JG74VOBA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/R1A1/JG74VOBA/FE4R1A1JG74VOBA.SMALL.jpg D-TeK DIY homemade jigsaw, 12V (max 19V)DC Module or Mini speed controllerCheck the video above to see it in action. I decided to make my own wood cutting jigsaw, i did it for fun, has always i learn a little bit more in every new project. The Beginning I cuted and trimed an old dvd drive interior met...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 06:53:55 PDT
Active Air Filter (HEPA 13 Filter and Active Carbon Pellets) http://www.instructables.com/id/Active-Air-Filter-HEPA-13-Filter-and-Active-Carbon/
Active Air Filter (HEPA 13 Filter and Active Carbon Pellets) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/YD5R/JG42UHLP/FM1YD5RJG42UHLP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/YD5R/JG42UHLP/FM1YD5RJG42UHLP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/YD5R/JG42UHLP/FM1YD5RJG42UHLP.SMALL.jpg Deep silence I initially made this filter to remove the toxic volatile organic compounds and fine particles generated by my 3D printer. It can be, of course, used for other purposes, like filtering the air of a room; just keep in mind it is designed to continuously filter air, not to clean heavy fumes at once.Th...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 04:36:04 PDT
Custom Machine Badge From an Old License Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Machine-Badge-From-an-Old-License-Plate/
Custom Machine Badge From an Old License Plate - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/0YIE/JG2VZKY5/FLD0YIEJG2VZKY5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/0YIE/JG2VZKY5/FLD0YIEJG2VZKY5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/0YIE/JG2VZKY5/FLD0YIEJG2VZKY5.SMALL.jpg Dustin Rogers I made a custom machine badge for a bandsaw that I restored. The badge was made from a section of old discarded license plate. The same process could be used on brass, copper, stainless steel, etc.Materials: metal plate (I used a license plate) ferric chloride https://amzn.to/2H61nHJ plastic/glas...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:57:12 PDT
TRASH to Angle Grinder Mitre Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/TRASH-to-Angle-Grinder-Mitre-Saw/
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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:35:50 PDT
Amazing Idea for Rusted Pliers DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Idea-for-Rusted-Pliers-DIY/
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 14:40:24 PDT
Rusty Wrench to Collet Spanners http://www.instructables.com/id/Rusty-Wrench-to-Collet-Spanners/
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 11:23:50 PDT
How to Make a Drill Power Water Pump - Step by Step http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Drill-Power-Water-Pump-Step-by-Step/
How to Make a Drill Power Water Pump - Step by Step - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/WFKW/JFX0EEX1/FMYWFKWJFX0EEX1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/WFKW/JFX0EEX1/FMYWFKWJFX0EEX1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/WFKW/JFX0EEX1/FMYWFKWJFX0EEX1.SMALL.jpg NavinK30 Make your own Homemade water Pump using drill Machine. List of materials 1. White acrylic sheet2. Metal sheet3. PVC pipe4. Ball bearing 5. Bike Tyre tube6. Nuts and bolt7. Drill Machine Cut the acrylic sheet give the shape of centrifugal pump and also cut the round shape for inner propeller. ...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2018 06:55:04 PDT
Toddlers Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Toddlers-Tools/
Toddlers Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/YYW4/JFX0C3QY/FSWYYW4JFX0C3QY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/YYW4/JFX0C3QY/FSWYYW4JFX0C3QY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/YYW4/JFX0C3QY/FSWYYW4JFX0C3QY.SMALL.jpg RichardW96 My son joined me in the shed the other day and seemed very interested in the woodworking I was doing. He was asking lots of questions and wanted to help, but it didn't seem right to hand a chisel to a 2 year old. So I decided to make him his own tools!Tools I made for him so far are: Mallet PliersTh...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 05:16:26 PDT
Smallest Solar Powered Dc Motor Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Smallest-Solar-Powered-Dc-Motor-Water-Pump/
Smallest Solar Powered Dc Motor Water Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/ZQ78/JFUAFLCJ/F5EZQ78JFUAFLCJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/ZQ78/JFUAFLCJ/F5EZQ78JFUAFLCJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/ZQ78/JFUAFLCJ/F5EZQ78JFUAFLCJ.SMALL.jpg varietymind what you need1. bottle cap2. tubes or pen3. dc motor (12v or 9v)Tools1. glue gun2. solar panel (or battery)3. 7809 voltage regulator IC if needed4. soldering iron5. cutting knife we need 3 bottle caps with medium size. 2 caps of same size is necessary. Cut the bottle caps at the center so that w...
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Wed, 11 Apr 2018 10:19:56 PDT
Angle Grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/Angle-Grinder/
Angle Grinder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/0Z1Y/JFSJ02YG/FFI0Z1YJFSJ02YG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/0Z1Y/JFSJ02YG/FFI0Z1YJFSJ02YG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/0Z1Y/JFSJ02YG/FFI0Z1YJFSJ02YG.SMALL.jpg Hassan Nasser In this instructable I will explain for you the way how to make an angle grinder from simple materials (trash) in an easy way by recycling these materials( wood, old disc and motor...).recycling should take a part of every ones life in our societies even in simple things to improve our world for the...
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Tue, 10 Apr 2018 11:57:09 PDT
Team Holds http://www.instructables.com/id/Team-Holds/
Team Holds - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/GKF9/JFUAFHNG/FKCGKF9JFUAFHNG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/GKF9/JFUAFHNG/FKCGKF9JFUAFHNG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/GKF9/JFUAFHNG/FKCGKF9JFUAFHNG.SMALL.jpg taylorshantzz Hi, I am Taylor Shantz. I am a Direct Support Professional at the South Dakota Developmental Center. I have worked for them for about a year. Working at the Developmental Center I have dealt with some very abnormal things and dealt with people whose cognitive thinking ability is very low. Trying to ...
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Mon, 9 Apr 2018 10:16:12 PDT
How to Build a Freestanding Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Freestanding-Panel/
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Sun, 8 Apr 2018 12:50:20 PDT
Table Top Storage Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Top-Storage-Drawer/
Table Top Storage Drawer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/LLES/JFMTJ82C/FIALLESJFMTJ82C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/LLES/JFMTJ82C/FIALLESJFMTJ82C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/LLES/JFMTJ82C/FIALLESJFMTJ82C.SMALL.jpg pbriggs8 This instructable shows how I made a table top storage drawer for a piece of white formica laminated particle board that I had on my workbench.I like white formica tops as they make detailed assembly/disassembly work easier as it is easy to see parts, screws, etc. on the white surface.Unfortunately,...
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Sat, 7 Apr 2018 13:05:23 PDT
How to Mount Hydraulic Jack Upside Down.. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Mount-Hydraulic-Jack-Upside-Down/
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Sat, 7 Apr 2018 09:55:27 PDT
Compact Dust Collector http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Dust-Collector/
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Fri, 6 Apr 2018 12:04:37 PDT
10 Breadboard and Soldering Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Breadboard-and-Soldering-Tips/
10 Breadboard and Soldering Tips - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/XEV8/JFMTC7XI/FBJXEV8JFMTC7XI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/XEV8/JFMTC7XI/FBJXEV8JFMTC7XI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/XEV8/JFMTC7XI/FBJXEV8JFMTC7XI.SMALL.jpg Arduino Tech A breadboard is essential to prototype circuits without having to solder them together and when you have verified that the circuits works you can solder it onto a perfboard. These are very essential skills in the world of electronics. So, I am going to show you 10 tips on soldering and using a bread...
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Fri, 6 Apr 2018 04:43:05 PDT
Adjustable DIY Router Planer Mobile Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-DIY-Router-Planer-Mobile-Jig/
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Thu, 5 Apr 2018 15:28:32 PDT
T-Track Clamp CNC Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Track-Clamp-CNC-Upgrade/
T-Track Clamp CNC Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/YH1H/JFIIUDAS/FV3YH1HJFIIUDAS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/YH1H/JFIIUDAS/FV3YH1HJFIIUDAS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/YH1H/JFIIUDAS/FV3YH1HJFIIUDAS.SMALL.jpg evanandkatelyn We added t-track clamps to our X-Carve to make it easier to clamp things, set jigs, and use less material. We brainstormed and sketched a lot until we came up with the simplest clamping solution we could think of: 2 t-tracks running perpendicular on 2 sides, and an "L" shaped wood bracket that our t...
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Wed, 4 Apr 2018 08:13:19 PDT
Magnet Sweeper http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnet-Sweeper/
Magnet Sweeper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/O6H2/JFIIR5TV/F2DO6H2JFIIR5TV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/O6H2/JFIIR5TV/F2DO6H2JFIIR5TV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/O6H2/JFIIR5TV/F2DO6H2JFIIR5TV.SMALL.jpg KJMagnetics Ever drop a bunch of nails or screws? Tired of picking them up with your hands? Use some magnets! Parts List LumberPlastic wheelsBolts (axles)WashersBroom handleAluminum/plastic sheetNeodymium MagnetsOptional: We also added a steel backer to the bottom of the sweeper. This helped us configure the...
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Tue, 3 Apr 2018 07:24:23 PDT
Heat Shrink Ties From Plastic Bottles and Other Junk http://www.instructables.com/id/Heat-Shrink-Ties-From-Plastic-Bottles-and-Other-Ju/
Heat Shrink Ties From Plastic Bottles and Other Junk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/P1GK/JFCT6FZ1/FPDP1GKJFCT6FZ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/P1GK/JFCT6FZ1/FPDP1GKJFCT6FZ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/P1GK/JFCT6FZ1/FPDP1GKJFCT6FZ1.SMALL.jpg Waldemar Sha So I had this idea on making tie bands for holding things together using some particular pieces of jung. The whole "action" part of the device is based on the PET plastic ability to shrink when heat is applied. This instructable documents my experiment and the result. In two words, it worked worked ...
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Mon, 2 Apr 2018 09:52:45 PDT
Exercício 3 - Potenciômetro, LED E Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Exercício-3-Potenciômetro-LED-E-Arduino/
Exercício 3 - Potenciômetro, LED E Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/L2SC/JFCTDLR5/F4GL2SCJFCTDLR5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/L2SC/JFCTDLR5/F4GL2SCJFCTDLR5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/L2SC/JFCTDLR5/F4GL2SCJFCTDLR5.SMALL.jpg JoanaB3 Neste exercício usaremos o Arduino em comunicação com a Protoboard. Através de uma entrada Digital e ou Analógica iremos controlar o brilho do LED através de um Potenciômetro. O potenciômetro é usado como um divisor de tensão, controlando a quantidade de Volts que vai passar pela corrente. Materia...
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Sat, 31 Mar 2018 10:40:43 PDT
Pegcil = peg + pencil http://www.instructables.com/id/Pegcil-Peg-Pencil/
Pegcil = peg + pencil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/HCO9/JFCT1UG7/FHBHCO9JFCT1UG7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/HCO9/JFCT1UG7/FHBHCO9JFCT1UG7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/HCO9/JFCT1UG7/FHBHCO9JFCT1UG7.SMALL.jpg SkaliM1 Pegcil is upgraded pencil, that can be clipped onto your clothes. Material You need: - clothes peg with metal spring- flat cartpenter's pencil- sharp knife (craft knife, swiss knife or sth. similar) 1. Remove half of the peg 2. Place it beside the pencil3. Cut small notch where the sprin...
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Sat, 31 Mar 2018 07:49:54 PDT
DIY Camera RIG http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-RIG-1/
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Sat, 31 Mar 2018 05:15:17 PDT
Building a Marking or Cutting Gage http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Marking-or-Cutting-Gage/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2018 22:14:44 PDT
Lathe Buffing System http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-Buffing-System/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2018 10:15:50 PDT
Deep Throat Hacksaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Deep-Throat-Hacksaw/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2018 09:31:01 PDT
Leatherman Bit Kit Belt Clip (3D Printed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Leatherman-Bit-Kit-Belt-Clip/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2018 06:51:58 PDT
Advanced Brush From Plastic Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Advanced-Brush-From-Plastic-Bottles/
Advanced Brush From Plastic Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/B258/JFCT34LG/FGHB258JFCT34LG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/B258/JFCT34LG/FGHB258JFCT34LG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/B258/JFCT34LG/FGHB258JFCT34LG.SMALL.jpg Waldemar Sha In my recent instructable "Making a Brush From a Plastic Bottle" I showed how to make a rather simple brush out of PET plastic bottle strip. This time I'm going to show the way of making more advanced version. Although it's a brush of a particular design in my instructable, you can produce a variet...
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Fri, 30 Mar 2018 06:19:35 PDT
Acrylic Router Base Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Acrylic-Router-Base-Plate/
Acrylic Router Base Plate - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/58YL/JFCSZ4EF/F6V58YLJFCSZ4EF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/58YL/JFCSZ4EF/F6V58YLJFCSZ4EF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/58YL/JFCSZ4EF/F6V58YLJFCSZ4EF.SMALL.jpg CatLighting It is a very fast and simple project. If you need a base plate tailored to your needs, I will show you how to do it! This type of base plate is most often used for wooden signs, inscriptions and decorative motifs. Depending on your needs and available tools, you can make a base plate in any size and...
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Wed, 28 Mar 2018 09:15:13 PDT
Bike Chainbreaker Tool Fix - Metal Pin http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Chainbreaker-Tool-Fix-Metal-Pin/
Bike Chainbreaker Tool Fix - Metal Pin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/29TH/JF8IZFSV/FPG29THJF8IZFSV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/29TH/JF8IZFSV/FPG29THJF8IZFSV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/29TH/JF8IZFSV/FPG29THJF8IZFSV.SMALL.jpg Kontenjer Fixing your chainbreaker broken pin. Items you need:Concrete nail - It's harder then other nails and it will not bend.Electric hacksaw MeterCaliper Cutting a Concrete Nail Concrete nail - It's harder then other nails and it will not bend.Take a metal machine saw and cut the nail to the length of ...
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Tue, 27 Mar 2018 16:28:58 PDT
Poor Man's Buffing Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Buffing-Wheel/
Poor Man's Buffing Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/F8VN/JF8IYN31/FMYF8VNJF8IYN31.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/F8VN/JF8IYN31/FMYF8VNJF8IYN31.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/F8VN/JF8IYN31/FMYF8VNJF8IYN31.SMALL.jpg NikilH In this Instructable we are going to see how to make your own polishing wheel for dremel or any rotary tool from old jeans. Materials Jeans or any old denimDremel Sanding mandrelScissorsCompass or Circular template (2" Dia)MarkerAwlPrecision Screwdriver Buff Wheels I start with marking circles...
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Tue, 27 Mar 2018 13:50:01 PDT
Making a Guitar Out of a Skateboard #HMS2018 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Guitar-Out-of-a-Skateboard-HMS2018/
Making a Guitar Out of a Skateboard #HMS2018 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/TKPH/JF8IU3KF/F6CTKPHJF8IU3KF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/TKPH/JF8IU3KF/F6CTKPHJF8IU3KF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/TKPH/JF8IU3KF/F6CTKPHJF8IU3KF.SMALL.jpg jalin.pleasant Today I'm going to showing you guys how to make a guitar out of skateboard.To do this you will need:1.skateboard 2.Guitar Nut3.Guitar Bridge4.Guitar Tuners5.Guitar Strings6.Dry Erase Marker7.Drill & Drill bits8.Hammer9.Screw Driver10.Screws11.Pliers12.Tape Measure13.Gloves & Goggles (For Safety)14....
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Mon, 26 Mar 2018 09:10:50 PDT
Tight Space Drop Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Tight-Space-Drop-Light/
Tight Space Drop Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/ESS2/JF34E2S0/FHFESS2JF34E2S0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/ESS2/JF34E2S0/FHFESS2JF34E2S0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/ESS2/JF34E2S0/FHFESS2JF34E2S0.SMALL.jpg Thaddeuseferfecki Sometimes you need light in a nook or cranny and your old drop light wont fit.With LED bulbs heat and breaking glass is not an issue, so we can remove the cage and create a new hook. Things you need Old drop light. Plastic coat hanger. Zip ties. A slim LED bulb. ​Cut the hanger into a J. ​...
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Sun, 25 Mar 2018 11:21:37 PDT
Porcelain Tube Knife Sharpener http://www.instructables.com/id/Porcelain-Tube-Knife-Sharpener/
Porcelain Tube Knife Sharpener - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/GAPC/JF34E1KP/FGYGAPCJF34E1KP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/GAPC/JF34E1KP/FGYGAPCJF34E1KP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/GAPC/JF34E1KP/FGYGAPCJF34E1KP.SMALL.jpg john pedersen I decided to make something for the Trash to Treasure Challenge and Pocket-Sized contest. I've often used a porcelain tube for sharpening my pocket knife. I found these old porcelain tubes for sale, (they're the kind that was used for knob and tube wiring)so I bought them.The handle is an old dispos...
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Sat, 24 Mar 2018 17:16:48 PDT
Branding Nails http://www.instructables.com/id/Branding-Nails/
Branding Nails - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/H4GD/JF34AS68/FROH4GDJF34AS68.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/H4GD/JF34AS68/FROH4GDJF34AS68.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/H4GD/JF34AS68/FROH4GDJF34AS68.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce A great little project to make some tiny branding irons out of wire nails... Get your bits together MATERIALSWire nails - I used 125mm wire nails that have a head of about 10mm diameterBlock of wood - for the handleSticky backed vinyl sheetPropane gasTOOLSEtching tool - you will need to make your...
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Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:47:00 PDT
Drill Press Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Modification/
Drill Press Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/Y6A5/JF2SVHXY/FXCY6A5JF2SVHXY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/Y6A5/JF2SVHXY/FXCY6A5JF2SVHXY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/Y6A5/JF2SVHXY/FXCY6A5JF2SVHXY.SMALL.jpg thetoolman Hey guys, I'm back. sorry to be away so long, Life gets in the way sometimes. Like many of you, I bought a cheap Harbor Freight 8" 5 speed drill press for my shop. Let's face it, it has many limitations. Most of all the height and depth of what you can drill.Well I came up with a way to get around t...
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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 11:38:30 PDT
Oil FIlter Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-FIlter-Cutter/
Oil FIlter Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/2REX/JEYIVASP/FD62REXJEYIVASP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/2REX/JEYIVASP/FD62REXJEYIVASP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/2REX/JEYIVASP/FD62REXJEYIVASP.SMALL.jpg Rzooq Why cutting the oil filter open?It's an standard procedure especially in aircraft or racing engine maintenance. After opening the filter you gain access to the filter material and you can inspect it for any signs of metal pieces/filings and assess internal condition of the engine. If any, the metal ...
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Wed, 21 Mar 2018 14:16:00 PDT
Phone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Holder-4/
Phone Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/8GC9/JEYIWF47/FH18GC9JEYIWF47.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/8GC9/JEYIWF47/FH18GC9JEYIWF47.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/8GC9/JEYIWF47/FH18GC9JEYIWF47.SMALL.jpg Tambau For my engineering project I decided to make a phone holder. This can be used in a lot of places. Get your materials Not many materials were used to make this. It was simple enough Two pieces of basswood3/16x31/16x3adhesive clear coveringsuction cupsuper glue Cut to your measurements I made t...
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Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:16:35 PDT
Making a Brush From a Plastic Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Brush-From-a-Plastic-Bottle/
Making a Brush From a Plastic Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/F04D/JEST9H7L/F5ZF04DJEST9H7L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/F04D/JEST9H7L/F5ZF04DJEST9H7L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/F04D/JEST9H7L/F5ZF04DJEST9H7L.SMALL.jpg Waldemar Sha In my previous instructable, Straigtening Plastic (PET) Strip, I was showing how I straighten plastic bottle strip to change it's propperties and make it more suitable for some projects. Also, I promissed to show how to make a simple brush using straightened strip for bristles, and this is what I'm ...
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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 06:34:55 PDT
Tool Rack VerktygsRack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Rack-VerktygsRack/
Tool Rack VerktygsRack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/SGI2/JEUKPCOS/FTHSGI2JEUKPCOS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/SGI2/JEUKPCOS/FTHSGI2JEUKPCOS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/SGI2/JEUKPCOS/FTHSGI2JEUKPCOS.SMALL.jpg PerAnders Tool Rack A compact portable Tool Rack that holds a lot of tools.It is made in 12mm Construction/Form plywood, some wood strips in beech, copper-plated steel wire, wood screws, glue, plexiglass, M4 screw, M4 nut and some hooks.The wooden strips can be made of 3mm birch plywood. I've made slots in th...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2018 22:18:17 PDT
How to Make an Oil Jug Funnel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Oil-Jug-Funnel/
How to Make an Oil Jug Funnel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/LXOL/JEUKP6QF/FSJLXOLJEUKP6QF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/LXOL/JEUKP6QF/FSJLXOLJEUKP6QF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/LXOL/JEUKP6QF/FSJLXOLJEUKP6QF.SMALL.jpg CHARLESCRANFORD Have you ever been in the middle of something and needed a funnel. Either you can't find one that you have or you don't have one. You probable have a plastic bottle or jug that you can cut the top off and use as a funnel. Materials Use any plastic container. I have used milk jugs, soda bottles...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2018 18:06:09 PDT
Tool for loosening/tightening screws in confined spaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-for-Looseningtightening-Screws-in-Confined-Sp/
Tool for loosening/tightening screws in confined spaces - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/BPEU/JEOISI8M/FDWBPEUJEOISI8M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/BPEU/JEOISI8M/FDWBPEUJEOISI8M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/BPEU/JEOISI8M/FDWBPEUJEOISI8M.SMALL.jpg nightcustard I recently had to remove a couple of screws from a tape transport mechanism but had no space to fit either a conventional or ratchet screwdriver. I hit on the idea of using a 1/4" screwdriver bit from a ratchet set, a custom-drilled clothes peg and a small open-ended spanner.The method worked a tre...
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Thu, 15 Mar 2018 04:13:14 PDT
DIY Mini Dremel Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-Dremel-Tool/
DIY Mini Dremel Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/R7C9/JEOIIVXK/FJ8R7C9JEOIIVXK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/R7C9/JEOIIVXK/FJ8R7C9JEOIIVXK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/R7C9/JEOIIVXK/FJ8R7C9JEOIIVXK.SMALL.jpg DailyHacks In this instruction you can learn how to make mini Dremel tool from Coca Cola. This is interesting and simple instruction about Mini Dremel Tool We need to have: Plastic bottle, DC motor, 9v battery, 9v battery connector, switch We glue the switch and DC motor Level bottle cap and ma...
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Mon, 12 Mar 2018 15:41:55 PDT
Improvised Heat Gun Substitution Success http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvised-Heat-Gun-Success/
Improvised Heat Gun Substitution Success - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/QU5J/JEIV8Z37/FN2QU5JJEIV8Z37.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/QU5J/JEIV8Z37/FN2QU5JJEIV8Z37.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/QU5J/JEIV8Z37/FN2QU5JJEIV8Z37.SMALL.jpg Waldemar Sha So, for my next upcoming project I'm needing a heat gun. I don't has a heat gun. I improvise instead.It's a quick tip on how you can, to some extend, substitute a heat gun with with a alcohol burner/stove and a metal funnel, so let's begin. First of all, we'll need an alcohol burner. And it has ...
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Sun, 11 Mar 2018 22:41:41 PDT
Parafin Burner Success and Improvised Heat Gun Fail http://www.instructables.com/id/Parafin-Burner-Success-and-Improvised-Heat-Gun-Fai/
Parafin Burner Success and Improvised Heat Gun Fail - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/O5M9/JEIV8F4K/FULO5M9JEIV8F4K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/O5M9/JEIV8F4K/FULO5M9JEIV8F4K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/O5M9/JEIV8F4K/FULO5M9JEIV8F4K.SMALL.jpg Waldemar Sha For my upcoming project on straightening PET strips I was needed a heat gun, which I currently don't have. Although, I have a couple of different ideas on accomplishing this task, I decided to eperiment on making simple low-tec heat gun substitution from available junk, and this was my first attempt...
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Sun, 11 Mar 2018 22:37:26 PDT
Versatile Router Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-Router-Jig/
Versatile Router Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/R7T7/JEIV6YGZ/FJZR7T7JEIV6YGZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/R7T7/JEIV6YGZ/FJZR7T7JEIV6YGZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/R7T7/JEIV6YGZ/FJZR7T7JEIV6YGZ.SMALL.jpg kcoster1 So this will be my first Instructable (but I have viewed so very many), so please be gentle.First I have to admit that this is not my original idea. It come from The Samurai Carpenter. He does beautiful work. But this has been so very helpful to me, that I just had to share the idea. Collecting Ma...
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Sun, 11 Mar 2018 22:17:31 PDT
Improvise ‘a’ Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvise-a-Tool/
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Thu, 8 Mar 2018 10:39:09 PST
Sterilizing Dental Instruments http://www.instructables.com/id/Sterilizing-Dental-Instruments/
Sterilizing Dental Instruments - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/G445/JEIUXKKB/FDWG445JEIUXKKB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/G445/JEIUXKKB/FDWG445JEIUXKKB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/G445/JEIUXKKB/FDWG445JEIUXKKB.SMALL.jpg BrittaniB4 Begin by properly dressing in the appropriate PPE (personal protective equipment). This includes a mask, eye wear, appropriate clothing, and gloves. Disposables Next take the instruments to the dirty section of the sterilization center and begin by throwing all disposables away before rinsing the...
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Wed, 7 Mar 2018 10:47:31 PST
How to Make a Vacuum Attachment EASY - DIY Vacuum Extension Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Vacuum-Attachment-EASY-DIY-Vacuum-Ex/
How to Make a Vacuum Attachment EASY - DIY Vacuum Extension Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/15N2/JEEUBL0O/FB415N2JEEUBL0O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/15N2/JEEUBL0O/FB415N2JEEUBL0O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/15N2/JEEUBL0O/FB415N2JEEUBL0O.SMALL.jpg fixitsamo ❄ SUBSCRIBE HERE ➜ https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_us...❄ ALL VIDEOS HERE ➜ http://www.youtube.com/user/fixitsamo/videos❄ FOLLOW US: FACEBOOK ➜ https://www.facebook.com/fixitsamo PINTEREST ➜ https://www.facebook.com/fixitsamo GOOGLE+ ➜ google.com/+fixitsamoAlways happy to hear...
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Tue, 6 Mar 2018 13:40:11 PST
Using a Deactivated Cellphone As a Workshop Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-Deactivated-Cellphone-As-a-Workshop-Tool/
Using a Deactivated Cellphone As a Workshop Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/1KS8/JE95KY0U/F5W1KS8JE95KY0U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/1KS8/JE95KY0U/F5W1KS8JE95KY0U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/1KS8/JE95KY0U/F5W1KS8JE95KY0U.SMALL.jpg PeterW109 Most of us have a draw full of old deactivated smartphones Why Do This I know I love the apps that help in the workshop but don’t like having to use my good activated phone amidst dust, oil and general workshop conditions. Turns out it is possible to use the deactivated phone as a very useful all...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 08:57:21 PST