Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 17 Dec 2017 17:57:31 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY Wood Block Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Block-Lamp/
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Sun, 17 Dec 2017 09:23:02 PST
Make Your Own Pen Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Pen-Press/
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Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:21:26 PST
Wooden Baby Gym http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Baby-Gym/
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Sat, 16 Dec 2017 15:49:05 PST
Simple Hardwood Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hardwood-Cutting-Board/
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Sat, 16 Dec 2017 16:39:26 PST
DIY Metal Saw in Ten Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Metal-Saw-in-Ten-Minutes/
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Sat, 16 Dec 2017 06:57:10 PST
Children's Shoe Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Childrens-Shoe-Rack/
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Sat, 16 Dec 2017 09:59:56 PST
Three Clamps Racks From Scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Clamps-Racks-From-Scraps/
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Sat, 16 Dec 2017 09:36:46 PST
Popsicle Stick Sled Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Sled-Ornament/
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Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:46:41 PST
Ebony Micro Quad http://www.instructables.com/id/Ebony-Micro-Quad/
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Fri, 15 Dec 2017 01:29:47 PST
Wooden Monitor Stand With Active Cooling for a Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Monitor-Stand-With-Active-Cooling-for-a-Lap/
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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:32:43 PST
Wall Demo Chess Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Demo-Chess-Board/
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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:35:15 PST
Japanese Inspired Retro Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Japanese-Inspired-Retro-Stool/
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:28:09 PST
Magnetic Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Opener-With-Magnetic-Catch/
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:11:05 PST
Cigar Box Guitars http://www.instructables.com/id/Cigar-Box-Guitars-1/
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:52:42 PST
DIY ADJUSTABLE BELT SANDER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-BELT-SANDER/
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:35:58 PST
Baby Changing Table, Convertible Storage Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Changing-Table-Convertible-Storage-Cabinet/
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Tue, 12 Dec 2017 18:51:22 PST
Intricate Wood Inlays Made Super Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Intricate-Wood-Inlays-Made-Super-Easy/
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Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:13:58 PST
Wooden Marble Roller Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Marble-Roller-Machine/
Wooden Marble Roller Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/IHTN/JB3ZK177/F18IHTNJB3ZK177.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/IHTN/JB3ZK177/F18IHTNJB3ZK177.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/IHTN/JB3ZK177/F18IHTNJB3ZK177.SMALL.jpg mtairymd I saw a picture of marble machine years ago and I finally got around to trying to make my own. I seriously had doubts about getting it working; so I didn't want to invest money in nice wood. Therefore, besides the dowels, everything you see was made from a scrap 2x4.As expected, it was a challenge...
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Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:51:45 PST
DIY Wooden Toys Domino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Toys-Domino/
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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 23:35:12 PST
Wooden Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Christmas-Ornament/
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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:19:46 PST
2 Way Dust Extractor Valve http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Way-Dust-Extractor-Valve/
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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:16:49 PST
DIY Bottle Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bottle-Cutter/
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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:21:42 PST
Rubber Band Toy Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-Toy-Gun/
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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:48:25 PST
Live Edge Walnut Patlo http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-Walnut-Patlo/
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Sun, 10 Dec 2017 14:26:49 PST
Stuffed Animal Zoo http://www.instructables.com/id/Stuffed-Animal-Zoo/
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Sun, 10 Dec 2017 18:14:48 PST
Easy Brass Inlay Wooden Pendant Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Brass-Inlay-Wooden-Pendant-Gift/
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Sun, 10 Dec 2017 10:41:39 PST
Mobile Planer Cart With Dust Collector http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Planer-Cart-With-Dust-Collector/
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Sat, 9 Dec 2017 05:44:38 PST
Wooden Jet Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Jet-Plane/
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Fri, 8 Dec 2017 07:05:43 PST
Walnut and Copper Cutting Board / Serving Board! http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-and-Copper-Cutting-Board-Serving-Board/
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Thu, 7 Dec 2017 14:33:25 PST
Making a Quick and Simple “Stop” for Multiple Cuts http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Quick-and-Simple-Stop-for-Multiple-Cuts/
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Wed, 6 Dec 2017 18:35:47 PST
Game of Thrones Etched Glasses With Custom Wooden Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Etched-Glasses-With-Custom-Wooden-/
Game of Thrones Etched Glasses With Custom Wooden Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/LXW6/JASJT4QR/FLQLXW6JASJT4QR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/LXW6/JASJT4QR/FLQLXW6JASJT4QR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/LXW6/JASJT4QR/FLQLXW6JASJT4QR.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery I'm a big Game Of Thrones fan and since I'm missing it being on our screens I thought I would scratch my Westeros itch by making these Etched glasses using the Stark, Targaryen & Lannister houses. I also made a wooden stand to display them.I have a video showcasing the build here: Materials Used:Gob...
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Wed, 6 Dec 2017 11:36:50 PST
Wooden Wall Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Wall-Hanger/
Wooden Wall Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/YN63/JASJT67O/FCHYN63JASJT67O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/YN63/JASJT67O/FCHYN63JASJT67O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/YN63/JASJT67O/FCHYN63JASJT67O.SMALL.jpg 979045 This DIY wall hanger is made out of a few easy to get pieces of wood and can make a plain wall into a storage space for keys, awards, hats, jackets, or anything else you can think of hanging. It should also cost less than $20 to make. Step 1: Gather Materials For this certain wall hanger you will...
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Wed, 6 Dec 2017 11:51:28 PST
DIY Decorative Wooden Box Centerpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Decorative-Wooden-Box-Centerpiece/
DIY Decorative Wooden Box Centerpiece - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/X0E2/JASJSP59/F7RX0E2JASJSP59.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/X0E2/JASJSP59/F7RX0E2JASJSP59.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/X0E2/JASJSP59/F7RX0E2JASJSP59.SMALL.jpg RipleyC My absolute favorite time of the year is when the leaves start changing and the days get much cooler. Not only do I love fall and all the different changes that start happening, but around this time of the year, I start getting into the mood of wanting to decorate every inch of my house. There's no ...
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Wed, 6 Dec 2017 09:13:52 PST
How to Make (and Play) Go / Igo / Weiqi / Baduk http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-and-Play-Go-Igo-Weiqi-Baduk/
How to Make (and Play) Go / Igo / Weiqi / Baduk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/9AFK/JASJRXBO/FBY9AFKJASJRXBO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/9AFK/JASJRXBO/FBY9AFKJASJRXBO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/9AFK/JASJRXBO/FBY9AFKJASJRXBO.SMALL.jpg Erratic_Harmony Go is a very old board game, having been played for roughly 2'500 years, and is massively popular throughout Asia in general. I originally came across it while living in China where I often witnessed people who totally 100% weren't gambling* (and were just keeping money under the board for safekeepi...
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Wed, 6 Dec 2017 06:23:02 PST
Wine Bottle Stopper http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Stopper-1/
Wine Bottle Stopper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/HT0Z/JASJSJA6/F64HT0ZJASJSJA6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/HT0Z/JASJSJA6/F64HT0ZJASJSJA6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/HT0Z/JASJSJA6/F64HT0ZJASJSJA6.SMALL.jpg fixthisbuildthat In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a wine bottle stopper on the wood lathe. This is part of a 6 Days of Beginner Woodturning series I'm launching. I'll have 5 more videos all showing some easy projects you can make on the lathe that make great gifts.Be sure to watch the video above, an...
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Wed, 6 Dec 2017 08:00:11 PST
custom sanding block http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Sanding-Block/
custom sanding block - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/KR25/JASJQG7L/FS2KR25JASJQG7L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/KR25/JASJQG7L/FS2KR25JASJQG7L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/KR25/JASJQG7L/FS2KR25JASJQG7L.SMALL.jpg mourkoth I needed a narrow flexible sanding block for delicate, curvy wood projects. This works great for curvy wood if you want to make something like this knife handle. I first went down and got a loop sanding belt from one of those cheap tool stores, like at the "Harbor" I measured the loop ...
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Tue, 5 Dec 2017 16:30:23 PST
How to Make a Santa Stop Here Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Santa-Stop-Here-Sign/
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Wed, 6 Dec 2017 04:26:25 PST
Wood Burning Lichtenberg Figures http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burning-Lichtenberg-Figures/
Wood Burning Lichtenberg Figures - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/2O3I/JASJPSYO/FAY2O3IJASJPSYO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/2O3I/JASJPSYO/FAY2O3IJASJPSYO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/2O3I/JASJPSYO/FAY2O3IJASJPSYO.SMALL.jpg sld7531 Wood burning can add a unique element to your wooden creations. But using a simple wood burning pen set can be challenging unless you have lots of artistic talent (I do not that's for sure). Wood burning with high voltage is a unique way to mark your projects and add a bit of flair. The Lichtenberg ...
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Tue, 5 Dec 2017 12:49:32 PST
A Fun and Simple Wine Woodworking Christmas Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Fun-and-Simple-Wine-Woodworking-Christmas-Gift/
A Fun and Simple Wine Woodworking Christmas Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/HF32/JASJP5RC/F82HF32JASJP5RC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/HF32/JASJP5RC/F82HF32JASJP5RC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/HF32/JASJP5RC/F82HF32JASJP5RC.SMALL.jpg TheCuttingBored My mom wanted me to make her a few wine bottle / wine glass holders as future Christmas gifts. I saw it as a fun opportunity to work with lots of hardwood species! Gather Materials and Tools! Below is a comprehensive list of what I used both material and tools-wise for this build and video. Reme...
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Tue, 5 Dec 2017 07:08:10 PST
Apple Bandsaw Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Bandsaw-Box/
Apple Bandsaw Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/U7N2/JASJJRAC/FZDU7N2JASJJRAC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/U7N2/JASJJRAC/FZDU7N2JASJJRAC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/U7N2/JASJJRAC/FZDU7N2JASJJRAC.SMALL.jpg Highlandboxes. Hi and welcome to my latest instructable. I have added the video for you to view should you not be clear on any of my instructions, and also this shows the process in a lot more detail that can be put into written instructions.Well lets get to it :-)I usedWood to fit template i used 3 inch deep and ...
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Mon, 4 Dec 2017 14:38:17 PST
Freddie Mercury Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Freddie-Mercury-Plaque/
Freddie Mercury Plaque - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/GPPW/JASJJ7HJ/FH5GPPWJASJJ7HJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/GPPW/JASJJ7HJ/FH5GPPWJASJJ7HJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/GPPW/JASJJ7HJ/FH5GPPWJASJJ7HJ.SMALL.jpg GG Wood Work My Whole family are queen fans, all starting with my grand parents.As it is coming up to Christmas i decided to try my hand at sign / plaque making.But i didn't want to make some standard / done 100 times plaque i wanted to make it a challenge and also a present.So i came up with the idea of a plaqu...
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Mon, 4 Dec 2017 12:26:20 PST
Plywood Pen Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Pen-Box/
Plywood Pen Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/AH8N/JASJIZER/FY7AH8NJASJIZER.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/AH8N/JASJIZER/FY7AH8NJASJIZER.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/AH8N/JASJIZER/FY7AH8NJASJIZER.SMALL.jpg jaredgarf This is tutorial to make a stained plywood pen box. For this project I used plywood, a marker, a bandsaw, an electric sander, sandpaper, wood glue, a stick/dowel, wood stain, hinges, paper towels, brushes, a ruler, and epoxy. Starting Sketches Here are several sketches of my box. The first one is...
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Mon, 4 Dec 2017 11:24:48 PST
Wooden Boat Model Hull Under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Boat-Model-Hull-Under-10/
Wooden Boat Model Hull Under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/EGW5/JASJLIK5/FJHEGW5JASJLIK5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/EGW5/JASJLIK5/FJHEGW5JASJLIK5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/EGW5/JASJLIK5/FJHEGW5JASJLIK5.SMALL.jpg IanP131 This is the first boat I've ever made. This boat is supposed to represent a small cutter. I wanted to make this project complete but for showing people, I only wanted to show how to make the hull because after all its going to be your boat, put your twist on it. No boat is ever the same.Materials: W...
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Mon, 4 Dec 2017 10:59:47 PST
Wooden Pipe From a Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pipe-From-a-Stick/
Wooden Pipe From a Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/R66L/JASJIPVT/FBIR66LJASJIPVT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/R66L/JASJIPVT/FBIR66LJASJIPVT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/R66L/JASJIPVT/FBIR66LJASJIPVT.SMALL.jpg grant.herrman.1 There's something about woodworking that completely fascinates me. Once I made my first pipe from a stick, I couldn't stop and quickly made many more! After posting my original pipe to some online forums, and many requests, I would like to share my process with you!Since this is a somewhat time cons...
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Mon, 4 Dec 2017 11:01:55 PST
Recycled Wood Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Wood-Picture-Frame/
Recycled Wood Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/P003/JASJIQ5W/FMTP003JASJIQ5W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/P003/JASJIQ5W/FMTP003JASJIQ5W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/P003/JASJIQ5W/FMTP003JASJIQ5W.SMALL.jpg Jaliss Instead of throwing away old furniture or drift wood, recycle it to make beautiful picture frames. Find Your Recycled Wood of Choice I recycled an old futon and cut of any of the ends that had hardware embedded in them and used the most untainted parts I could I find. Fortunately all the pieces I...
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Mon, 4 Dec 2017 11:02:32 PST
Marble Cannon Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Cannon-Project/
Marble Cannon Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/L6B9/JAMU15Z3/FVTL6B9JAMU15Z3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/L6B9/JAMU15Z3/FVTL6B9JAMU15Z3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/L6B9/JAMU15Z3/FVTL6B9JAMU15Z3.SMALL.jpg knochkim19 By: Kinsey Knoch & Megan Wertz Measure - Length and width of base board (43 cm x 17 cm)- PVC pipe (32 cm)- Wooden dowel rod (10.5 cm)- Slit in side of PVC pipe (16 cm) Cut - Base- PVC pipe - Slit in PVC pipe - Wooden dowel rod - PVC coupler- Drill hole in wooden dowel Assemble - Put PVC cou...
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Sun, 3 Dec 2017 21:11:54 PST
Turned Tulip Bouquet http://www.instructables.com/id/Turned-Tulip-Bouquet/
Turned Tulip Bouquet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/JM1C/JAMU4TUD/F1GJM1CJAMU4TUD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/JM1C/JAMU4TUD/F1GJM1CJAMU4TUD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/JM1C/JAMU4TUD/F1GJM1CJAMU4TUD.SMALL.jpg Scenic Sauthoff I made a wooden tulip bouquet as one of my first lathe projects. Materials:Wooden blanksDowel rodsStainSealantTools:LatheBand-sawFileForstner (or twist) bitSand paperSander (Belt or Palm)Wood Glue Turn your tulips Set your wood blanks in your lathe.My blanks were about 6 - 8 inches long and 2 inc...
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Sun, 3 Dec 2017 13:25:54 PST
Mini-Bleachers http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Bleachers/
Mini-Bleachers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/15QQ/JAMTWOUR/FOK15QQJAMTWOUR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/15QQ/JAMTWOUR/FOK15QQJAMTWOUR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/15QQ/JAMTWOUR/FOK15QQJAMTWOUR.SMALL.jpg jthomas6080 Here's a quick and easy design for mini-bleachers for stuffed animals. My wife has TONS of these Ty beanies and no place to display them properly, so I came up with this design. We have two cubic style dressers, so I designed these in Sketchup to fit on one. I plan to make two, but I'll need to t...
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Sun, 3 Dec 2017 11:09:26 PST
Marble Cannon http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Cannon-1/
Marble Cannon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/FWK8/JAMU3RY5/FSUFWK8JAMU3RY5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/FWK8/JAMU3RY5/FSUFWK8JAMU3RY5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/FWK8/JAMU3RY5/FSUFWK8JAMU3RY5.SMALL.jpg tyler410 Nick & Tyler Gather Materials Tension spring3/4 inch PVC pipeWooden 3/4 inch dowelZip ties, wooden base, door hinge 7 screwsCannon support wood45 degree block Assembling Using the door hinge attach the wood base to the canon support wood. Cutting Cut PVC pipe to ~45cm and then cut dowel ro...
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Sun, 3 Dec 2017 10:53:22 PST
DIY Tree Bark Fruit Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tree-Bark-Fruit-Bowl/
DIY Tree Bark Fruit Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/3RRD/JAMTYZZV/FFE3RRDJAMTYZZV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/3RRD/JAMTYZZV/FFE3RRDJAMTYZZV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/3RRD/JAMTYZZV/FFE3RRDJAMTYZZV.SMALL.jpg Robin Lewis The main thing you’ll need for this project is a piece of bark, one that’s big enough to hold a far amount. You also want to make sure that the bark is in good condition and that there’s a good amount of phelloderm (I had to Google the word) still attached.Watch the project here: Cover One Side I...
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Sun, 3 Dec 2017 06:11:30 PST