Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 8 Feb 2016 23:40:20 PST BLOX v1.01 6 Pack Caddie - 6 Shooter Style http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Pack-Caddie-6-Shooter-Style/
6 Pack Caddie - 6 Shooter Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/NB61/IKECNM4C/FAPNB61IKECNM4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/NB61/IKECNM4C/FAPNB61IKECNM4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/NB61/IKECNM4C/FAPNB61IKECNM4C.SMALL.jpg IamGutter Headed for a tailgate, a concert in the park or just an evening of visiting with the neighbors, it is always nice to bring along your beverage of choice to sample during the event. Now you can show up with your favorite bottle of suds in style with the 6-Shooter 6-Pack Caddie! There are many differ...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:56:09 PST
Deadpool Spatula http://www.instructables.com/id/Deadpool-Spatula/
Deadpool Spatula - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/UI52/IKEAIUUG/F0FUI52IKEAIUUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/UI52/IKEAIUUG/F0FUI52IKEAIUUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/UI52/IKEAIUUG/F0FUI52IKEAIUUG.SMALL.jpg kludge77 So back in 2015 I made the Batula (Batman Spatula) and it was a fun project. At the time I had planned to make a Deadpool one on my CNC but my CNC broke down and the project died along with it.Since I recently bought a used scroll saw and needed a first project, I decided to revive Wade and give it ...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:13:49 PST
Almost Free Cyclone Separator, From Two Buckets http://www.instructables.com/id/Almost-Free-Cyclone-Separator-From-Two-Buckets/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 09:25:59 PST
Distressed Wood Chairs ....... IKEA Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Distressed-Wood-Chairs-IKEA-Upgrade/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:16:05 PST
Bluetooth Wall-e Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Wall-e-Speaker/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 19:59:25 PST
Tetris Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetris-Puzzle-Box/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:55:08 PST
Wooden toy plane with a MDF sheet http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-Plane-With-a-MDF-Sheet/
Wooden toy plane with a MDF sheet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8FK/IK7C0F8R/F99C8FKIK7C0F8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8FK/IK7C0F8R/F99C8FKIK7C0F8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8FK/IK7C0F8R/F99C8FKIK7C0F8R.SMALL.jpg Cactus workshop I made a wooden toy plane out of a scrap 3mm MDF sheet I had laying around basing the design on the clasic paper airplane. This was part of the initiative "Makers Care" by Steve Ramsey and there a lot of cool planes out there that you should check!I owed a gift to my friend who works as a clown maki...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 08:09:42 PST
Simple Elegant Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Elegant-Guitar-Stand/
Simple Elegant Guitar Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/P2W7/IKBFODR8/F6UP2W7IKBFODR8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/P2W7/IKBFODR8/F6UP2W7IKBFODR8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/P2W7/IKBFODR8/F6UP2W7IKBFODR8.SMALL.jpg lennartdemeij I designed this guitar stand to be universal and really simple: no glueno screwsno nailsjust one piece of wood.In this case I used a board of oak wood, 25mm thick, about 22 cm wide and about 38 cm long.You can use the template I made and modify it to change the size. I found that a corner of 9º work...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:22:14 PST
Free Plywood & More From Old Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Mans-Trash-Anothers-Treasure/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 22:57:50 PST
Locking Box With 2 Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Locking-Box-With-2-Drawers/
Locking Box With 2 Drawers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/4JNB/IK7BYNQD/FJB4JNBIK7BYNQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/4JNB/IK7BYNQD/FJB4JNBIK7BYNQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/4JNB/IK7BYNQD/FJB4JNBIK7BYNQD.SMALL.jpg kevincarruthers I like the idea of a box with secret locks, so I thought I would try a different type of lock on this one. I used This box is pretty big. I used approx 2'x4' of 3/8" plywood, 38" of 1x2 pine, 35" of 1x2 pine ripped to make 1/2x2, 2" of 1" dowel, 8" of 3/8" dowel, 1" of 1/4" dowel Cut Parts, D...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 11:09:02 PST
DIY - Restore a Wooden Mailbox http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Restore-a-Wooden-Mailbox/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 18:59:22 PST
Huge wooden letters http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Wooden-Letters/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 06:52:54 PST
Retro Blaster - Puzzle Box Retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Blaster-Puzzle-Box-Retrofit/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 17:43:45 PST
Wood Burned Plaque Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burned-Plaque-Art/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 08:09:31 PST
Wooden USS Enterprise Model http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-USS-Enterprise-Model/
Wooden USS Enterprise Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/CJGX/IK8KSALW/FLMCJGXIK8KSALW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/CJGX/IK8KSALW/FLMCJGXIK8KSALW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/CJGX/IK8KSALW/FLMCJGXIK8KSALW.SMALL.jpg Kretschmer Kreativ This page details the step by step construction of a 36 inch model of the Starship USS Enterprise from the original Star Trek series. The theme of this project is to use all natural wood grain with no paint. The colors are accomplished by incorporating different woods of various colors.Main hull: Ha...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 20:59:05 PST
Valentine's Day Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Day-Card-2/
Valentine's Day Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/NXCV/IK7BOWU4/FD1NXCVIK7BOWU4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/NXCV/IK7BOWU4/FD1NXCVIK7BOWU4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/NXCV/IK7BOWU4/FD1NXCVIK7BOWU4.SMALL.jpg mfwoodshop My family and I are planning a trip in March. Not only that I running out of time to do that, but I also trying to save a buck or two. This year for Valentines Day my wife and I decided to make our gifts instead of paying for something. This is what I came up with. I Valentine Day Card. It features ...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 14:24:13 PST
Scrap 2x4 to Diddley Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-2x4-to-Diddley-Bow/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 12:41:01 PST
Plane I Made for Makers Care http://www.instructables.com/id/Plane-I-Made-for-Makers-Care/
Plane I Made for Makers Care - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/1MNN/IK7BKL10/FN61MNNIK7BKL10.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/1MNN/IK7BKL10/FN61MNNIK7BKL10.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/1MNN/IK7BKL10/FN61MNNIK7BKL10.SMALL.jpg WoodCrafts 67 This is what I made for the Makers Care project. There was A lot of us on youtube that made one.for a great cause. The beginning I used some Pine from an Old dresser That I had broken down already. Then I downloaded a pic of the plane I wanted from the Internet. I then spray mounted it to the...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 16:03:32 PST
DIY Breakfast Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Breakfast-Bar/
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 15:51:07 PST
Table Saw Hold Down Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Hold-Down-Clamps/
Table Saw Hold Down Clamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/AF4E/IJYV56L8/FD5AF4EIJYV56L8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/AF4E/IJYV56L8/FD5AF4EIJYV56L8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/AF4E/IJYV56L8/FD5AF4EIJYV56L8.SMALL.jpg thetoolman So you're at the job site and you need to secure a 2 by to drill some holes. You could use some saw horses but you've already got your small table saw on them. Now what? I saw this on the "Fine Home Building You Tube Channel" and thought, with a slight modification, it would work great on a table sa...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 18:16:03 PST
Infinite Band Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinite-Band-Clamp/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 10:05:03 PST
Simple Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Laptop-Stand-3/
Simple Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/5SJJ/IK4CMCW0/FCF5SJJIK4CMCW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/5SJJ/IK4CMCW0/FCF5SJJIK4CMCW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/5SJJ/IK4CMCW0/FCF5SJJIK4CMCW0.SMALL.jpg darthwolf Needed a cheap and effective laptop stand that would work for both of my laptops. Used as little material and tools as possible. Materials and tools Materials:100x45x45 mm piece of wood2x rubber feet2x steel wood screwTools:sawclampswood gluescrewdriversandpaper Cut wood Measure and cut to des...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 06:39:42 PST
Magic Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Radio/
Magic Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/P599/IK4AGNP5/FQZP599IK4AGNP5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/P599/IK4AGNP5/FQZP599IK4AGNP5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/P599/IK4AGNP5/FQZP599IK4AGNP5.SMALL.jpg StephanP1 I use an old smartphone , two speakers and a sub-woofer as a radio in my workshop. But there are so many cables so I decided to build a tiny house for it. It was inspired by "The Burrrow", the family home of the Weasleys from the Harry Potter films. The base I glued 3 pieces of scrap wood toge...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 18:05:20 PST
PLYWOOD DRINK COASTERS ! http://www.instructables.com/id/PLYWOOD-DRINK-COASTERS-/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 13:33:55 PST
Wooden Pebble Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pebble-Necklace/
Wooden Pebble Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/BLL6/IK4CK4ZN/F94BLL6IK4CK4ZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/BLL6/IK4CK4ZN/F94BLL6IK4CK4ZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/BLL6/IK4CK4ZN/F94BLL6IK4CK4ZN.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery This project is incredibly quick and easy to do.If you would like to watch my quick build video you can see it here: Materials Used: Scrap Wood3.5mm Male to Female Headphone JackSpray PolyurethaneSugruTools Used: Belt SanderDrillScissors Turn The Scrap Into Pebbles I raided my scrap bin for some ...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 12:12:11 PST
Legend of Zelda Surround Sound Tv Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-Surround-Sound-Tv-Cabinet/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 22:57:39 PST
Tuning a Hand Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Tuning-a-Hand-Plane/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 04:08:32 PST
Cat Activity Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Activity-Wall/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:13:44 PST
Tobacco (or Anything Else) Wood Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Tobacco-or-Anything-Else-Wood-Box/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 15:03:08 PST
Router Table Fence for the Mafell Erika Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Table-Fence-for-the-Mafell-Erika-Table-Saw/
Router Table Fence for the Mafell Erika Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/8JNW/IK1HRCQH/FA58JNWIK1HRCQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/8JNW/IK1HRCQH/FA58JNWIK1HRCQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/8JNW/IK1HRCQH/FA58JNWIK1HRCQH.SMALL.jpg ernstp I built a router table which is attached to my Mafell Erika table saw. In this instructable I'm going to cover how I built the fence for my router table. Since the router table is integrated into the table saw, the router fence can be mounted to the rip fence of the table saw.You can find more proje...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 07:35:50 PST
Folding sewing table extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Sewing-Table-Extension/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 10:41:16 PST
Cheap DIY Modular Synth Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DIY-Modular-Synth-Case/
Cheap DIY Modular Synth Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/RVY1/IK1HR4NU/FIJRVY1IK1HR4NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/RVY1/IK1HR4NU/FIJRVY1IK1HR4NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/RVY1/IK1HR4NU/FIJRVY1IK1HR4NU.SMALL.jpg GiacomoJ A guide to build a really cheap Eurorack case for starting to play with modular synths.It took me more or less an afternoon so it's quick to build and no special tools are needed.First of all, I've found some curtain rods in a shop near home and I discovered that they were just right for M3 screws (...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 06:23:07 PST
Lolipop Knobs http://www.instructables.com/id/Lolipop-Knobs/
Lolipop Knobs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/A4O7/IJYUULCB/FG1A4O7IJYUULCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/A4O7/IJYUULCB/FG1A4O7IJYUULCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/A4O7/IJYUULCB/FG1A4O7IJYUULCB.SMALL.jpg KelSnake I stumbled onto this way of making simple door/drawer knobs and it has become a regular thing.There are so many different variables to making knobs this way. Raw Blanks You can start with simple or more complex cube shaped blocks that are slightly oversized to your desired finished size.I drilled...
By: KelSnake

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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 20:19:07 PST
Making a Drawer Organizer for the Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Drawer-Organizer-for-the-Workshop/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 21:57:55 PST
Drop-Down Out Feed Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Drop-Down-Out-Feed-Table/
Drop-Down Out Feed Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/NXFR/IK1FLUPG/FF4NXFRIK1FLUPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/NXFR/IK1FLUPG/FF4NXFRIK1FLUPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/NXFR/IK1FLUPG/FF4NXFRIK1FLUPG.SMALL.jpg JordsWoodShop In this instructional video I show you how to make a simple drop down out feed table for your table saw. Making the table top frame The table top for this out-feed table sits inside of a timber frame that hides the edges of the laminate and gives us an easier way of mounting it to the saw.Steps:C...
By: JordsWoodShop

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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 03:37:21 PST
Chessboard wood DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Chessboard-Wood/
Chessboard wood DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/3U0P/IK1HQUBW/F8I3U0PIK1HQUBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/3U0P/IK1HQUBW/F8I3U0PIK1HQUBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/3U0P/IK1HQUBW/F8I3U0PIK1HQUBW.SMALL.jpg mustermania Manufacture of a veneer chessboard with photo and explanation step by step, simple enough to implement. The manufacture requires some tools.Equipment: Veneer saw plating a sheet of plywood or medium gummed paper wood glue clampsYou can find my other establishment on:http://mustermania.fr/ P...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 03:57:08 PST
Pallet CUP Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-CUP-Lamp/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 05:49:15 PST
Sphere Factor ~ Vintage Puzzle Box Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Sphere-Factor-Vintage-Puzzle-Box-Build/
Sphere Factor ~ Vintage Puzzle Box Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/7DK4/IK0EZSNB/FSE7DK4IK0EZSNB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/7DK4/IK0EZSNB/FSE7DK4IK0EZSNB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/7DK4/IK0EZSNB/FSE7DK4IK0EZSNB.SMALL.jpg KelSnake Have I mentioned I like boxes? I came across this antique embossed tin box and what I found that was great about it was how it had an intact wood lining already which makes it a whole lot easier to make a puzzle box if there is something to glue to.In the end, this puzzle box never made it to its e...
By: KelSnake

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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 20:37:14 PST
DIY Laptop Table - Using Limited Tools & Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Table-Using-Limited-Tools-Plywood/
DIY Laptop Table - Using Limited Tools & Plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/FPGU/IK02B5ZJ/FU6FPGUIK02B5ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/FPGU/IK02B5ZJ/FU6FPGUIK02B5ZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/FPGU/IK02B5ZJ/FU6FPGUIK02B5ZJ.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery I have been needing a laptop table for a long time now so it was about time I got to making one.I was very kindly sent some of skils tools to try out so I thought this would be the perfect project to put them through their paces. You dont need a workshop full of tools you can make this with a limite...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 01:26:10 PST
Garden Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Planters/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 11:04:13 PST
Router Table Coping Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Table-Coping-Sled/
Router Table Coping Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/OAYR/IJWWQOFI/F2ROAYRIJWWQOFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/OAYR/IJWWQOFI/F2ROAYRIJWWQOFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/OAYR/IJWWQOFI/F2ROAYRIJWWQOFI.SMALL.jpg wobblycogs A coping sled is a vital jig for a router table if you are going to be making things like cabinet doors or windows where you use a matched pair of cutters to make coped joints. Coped joints are both good looking and strong providing a good deal of glue surface to work with. In this article I provide...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 06:01:18 PST
8-Ball in Solid Wood Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Ball-in-Solid-Wood-Cube/
8-Ball in Solid Wood Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/M5VB/IJYUG0R9/FCRM5VBIJYUG0R9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/M5VB/IJYUG0R9/FCRM5VBIJYUG0R9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/M5VB/IJYUG0R9/FCRM5VBIJYUG0R9.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins There is something magical about wood puzzles. This mystery leaves the mind searching for any rationalization, any form of understanding that will answer the question of "How did that happen?" In this instructable, I will show you how to put an 8-ball into a block of wood so you can leave others sea...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 17:26:32 PST
Leather Working Tool Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Working-Tool-Rack/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 08:51:00 PST
DIY On-Off Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-On-Off-Switch/
DIY On-Off Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/Y5LE/IJWWL56J/FQ0Y5LEIJWWL56J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/Y5LE/IJWWL56J/FQ0Y5LEIJWWL56J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/Y5LE/IJWWL56J/FQ0Y5LEIJWWL56J.SMALL.jpg ShiftyTips Simple idea which dosen't require special tools or skills to make it. This perfect to use with LED diodes. I'm going to built this switch into an upcoming project so if you interested in click on the follow button ;)Materials:plywood or solid wood or hardwoodthin wood (perhaps veneer or thin plywood...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:59:26 PST
Music Stand From a Single 8 Foot 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Stand-From-a-Single-8-Foot-2x4/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 18:57:22 PST
Rustic Knobless Entry - Secret Release Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Knobless-Entry-Secret-Release-Mechanism/
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By: KelSnake

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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 18:55:34 PST
How to Build a Portable Toolbox for Travel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Portable-Toolbox-for-Travel/
How to Build a Portable Toolbox for Travel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/Z1N7/IJUCSRYJ/FATZ1N7IJUCSRYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/Z1N7/IJUCSRYJ/FATZ1N7IJUCSRYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/Z1N7/IJUCSRYJ/FATZ1N7IJUCSRYJ.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This box is made out of maple with walnut splines and it has a walnut tray insert. Originally I designed it for art supplies, but as I started to work on it, I thought it would be just perfect as a travel box for hand tools. That's not to say however that it wouldn't be a great box to hold any suppl...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 10:54:55 PST
Shut the Box Game TA http://www.instructables.com/id/Shut-the-Box-Game-TA/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 07:28:12 PST
How to Make a Sliding Tray Box With Hidden Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Sliding-Tray-Box-With-Hidden-Compart/
How to Make a Sliding Tray Box With Hidden Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U9CQ/IJUAGVFE/FSLU9CQIJUAGVFE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U9CQ/IJUAGVFE/FSLU9CQIJUAGVFE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U9CQ/IJUAGVFE/FSLU9CQIJUAGVFE.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker This box has mitered corner joinery that can easily be made on the tablesaw and reinforced with splines. The inside has a top sliding tray that moves to reveal a lower tray. When all the trays are lifted out, a secret hidden compartment is revealed to hide your valuables. All these trays are lined w...
By: Drunken Woodworker

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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 06:01:00 PST
Pine Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pine-Coffee-Table/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 19:17:01 PST