Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 3 Jul 2015 20:16:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Building a Walnut Desk w/ a Mahogany Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Walnut-Desk-w-a-Mahogany-Top/
Building a Walnut Desk w/ a Mahogany Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/LPYR/IBM26N91/FI5LPYRIBM26N91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/LPYR/IBM26N91/FI5LPYRIBM26N91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/LPYR/IBM26N91/FI5LPYRIBM26N91.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar For the longest time I've been wanting to build a classic desk made out of nice hardwood for my shop. This is the desk. It's made with rough sawn walnut for the frame and rough sawn mahogany for the top. The drawers are made with half blind dovetails, and the desk is constructed with dowels. The des...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 17:46:08 PDT
Making a M.C.Escher's "Winged Lion" end grain cutting board http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-MCEschers-Winged-Lion-end-grain-cutting-b/
Making a M.C.Escher's "Winged Lion" end grain cutting board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/FRB1/IBNHIL1D/FN3FRB1IBNHIL1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/FRB1/IBNHIL1D/FN3FRB1IBNHIL1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/FRB1/IBNHIL1D/FN3FRB1IBNHIL1D.SMALL.jpg Andrei Muntian I like M.C.Escher's creativity. Sometimes I make boards based on his paintings. A month ago I made a new board.You can watch this video FREE tutorial "THE BASICS OF MAKING END GRAIN CUTTING BOARDS" - http://eepurl.com/brMc_5Thanks,Andrei Muntianhttp://mtmwood.com/en/ Drawings, woods Escher painte...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 07:34:04 PDT
Making Half Blind Dovetail Drawers for a Walnut Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Half-Blind-Dovetail-Drawers-for-a-Walnut-De/
Making Half Blind Dovetail Drawers for a Walnut Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/VSQE/IBM25CPY/FQUVSQEIBM25CPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/VSQE/IBM25CPY/FQUVSQEIBM25CPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/VSQE/IBM25CPY/FQUVSQEIBM25CPY.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Using half blind dovetails is really great for certain projects like making drawers for example. Half blind dovetails don't go all the way through, like through dovetails so you can't see the dovetails until you open the drawer. I made four drawers with half blind dovetails for a desk that I built, ...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 14:32:49 PDT
Make a Wooden Crown from a Log http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wooden-Crown/
Make a Wooden Crown from a Log - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/7F11/IBM22TS6/F4P7F11IBM22TS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/7F11/IBM22TS6/F4P7F11IBM22TS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/7F11/IBM22TS6/F4P7F11IBM22TS6.SMALL.jpg TheCarmichaelWorkshop Crowns are not just for royalty! Get in touch with your inner King or Queen and make yourself a Wooden Crown! I transformed a cedar log into a crown as you can see in the Before/After photo! Watch my video to see how I made it, then follow these instructions to make your own. For more info on th...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:04:02 PDT
Fruit Basket from Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Fruit-Basket-from-Pallet-Wood/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 13:55:33 PDT
Making a 3D end grain cutting board #3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-3D-end-grain-cutting-board-3/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 06:39:55 PDT
How to Make a Quality, Wooden Harry Potter Wand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Quality-Wooden-Harry-Potter-Wand/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:19:15 PDT
Table Saw Sled (w/ Toggle Clamps) http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Sled-w-Toggle-Clamps/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:08:37 PDT
Average Joes Quick Tips - How To Hide A Screw http://www.instructables.com/id/Average-Joes-Quick-Tips-How-To-Hide-A-Screw/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:58:00 PDT
Making a 3D end grain cutting board #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-3D-end-grain-cutting-board-1/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:17:23 PDT
Drum Stick Nespresso Pod Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Drum-Stick-Nespresso-Pod-Holder/
Drum Stick Nespresso Pod Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/XJME/IBHS261C/FD2XJMEIBHS261C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/XJME/IBHS261C/FD2XJMEIBHS261C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/XJME/IBHS261C/FD2XJMEIBHS261C.SMALL.jpg jcleere As a music producer I work in the Rock and Roll industry!!!! Now while in the days of yore the main fuel of rock and roll used to be whiskey, drugs and fat bottomed girls (courtesy of queen!) Now its good old coffee!So I bought a lovely Nespresso machine for my recording studio and I went looking fo...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:49:41 PDT
Navaja de llaves http://www.instructables.com/id/Navaja-de-llaves/
Navaja de llaves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/KDUB/IA58YUQQ/FMSKDUBIA58YUQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/KDUB/IA58YUQQ/FMSKDUBIA58YUQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/KDUB/IA58YUQQ/FMSKDUBIA58YUQQ.SMALL.jpg gmendez3 Material: • 2 tornillos • 2 tuercas • 2 láminas metálicas de calibre 14 (aprox.1.5 mm de espesor). • Madera MDF de 3 mm • LlavesHerramientas: • Tijeras para lámina • Taladro de mano Primero dibujamos dos formas elípticas sobre el MDF, de 11 cm de largo y 3 cm de ancho. Cortamos las for...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 06:16:16 PDT
Sit-ups Kit in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Sit-ups-Kit-in-a-Box/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 10:48:05 PDT
Drunken Cutting Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/Drunken-Cutting-Boards/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 09:11:40 PDT
Round notebook http://www.instructables.com/id/Round-notebook/
Round notebook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/NEFM/IBGCLYS2/FWRNEFMIBGCLYS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/NEFM/IBGCLYS2/FWRNEFMIBGCLYS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/NEFM/IBGCLYS2/FWRNEFMIBGCLYS2.SMALL.jpg kraeheTishka Entre mis curiosidades encontré un tronco seco. Y dije hagamos algo con esto, en esta ocasión les muestro como hacer una libreta circular.Espero les guste... Materiales Hojas de papel2 laminas de troncoun lápizTijerasVaso o tazaHilo gruesoAguja Pegamento Cortar, pintar y perforar El primer pas...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 20:29:35 PDT
Make a Passive Amplifier for your Phone with a X-Carve CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Passive-Amplifier-for-your-Phone-with-a-X-C/
Make a Passive Amplifier for your Phone with a X-Carve CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/C50I/IBC2GGBS/FY6C50IIBC2GGBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/C50I/IBC2GGBS/FY6C50IIBC2GGBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/C50I/IBC2GGBS/FY6C50IIBC2GGBS.SMALL.jpg Warren Downes - One Wood For more information and photos go to http://www.onewood.com.au/x-carve-cnc-project-make-a-passive-amplifier-for-your-iphone/Make a Passive Amplifier for your Phone with a X-Carve CNCCNC project making a passive amplifier for your phone that actually works with an X-Carve CNC machine from Inventable...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 22:53:46 PDT
How to Turn a Mini-Baseball Bat/Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-a-Mini-Baseball-BatMallet/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 17:02:41 PDT
How To Make Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Cabinets/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 13:05:27 PDT
How to Sharpen a Concave Card Scraper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sharpen-a-Concave-Card-Scraper/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 10:18:38 PDT
An assembly table from a hollow core door http://www.instructables.com/id/An-assembly-table-from-a-hollow-core-door/
An assembly table from a hollow core door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/4DJ6/IB8Q83NT/FQB4DJ6IB8Q83NT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/4DJ6/IB8Q83NT/FQB4DJ6IB8Q83NT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/4DJ6/IB8Q83NT/FQB4DJ6IB8Q83NT.SMALL.jpg jdege Some years back, I decided to set up a modest workshop in the corner of my basement.I started with a workbench: Building a real woodworkers workbenchAnd then I got distracted and did nothing while my basement filled up with assorted junk. This last winter I decided to put some work into making my "s...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 18:01:43 PDT
ShopBot: The Colletsium! A Router Bit Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/ShopBot-The-Colletsium-A-Router-Bit-Holder/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 15:06:27 PDT
Popsicle Stick Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Ring/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 13:18:18 PDT
The Drum Coaster Set http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Drum-Coaster-Set/
The Drum Coaster Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/6XWT/IB8PZ8PB/FN36XWTIB8PZ8PB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/6XWT/IB8PZ8PB/FN36XWTIB8PZ8PB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/6XWT/IB8PZ8PB/FN36XWTIB8PZ8PB.SMALL.jpg -BALES- I have four favorite seasons for beer, and Summer happens to be one of them. An ice cold beer after mowing your and the neighbor's lawn. A celebratory suds while waiting for glue or finish to dry on a project. A few poolside pops when your friends with the pool are out of town and they'll never fi...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 11:07:56 PDT
DIY Woodworking Cam Clamps & Plans! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Woodworking-Cam-Clamps-Plans/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 08:40:15 PDT
How To Make Apple Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Apple-Boxes/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 22:41:38 PDT
giant mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/giant-mallet/
giant mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/7Y6R/IB4ASGH4/FEG7Y6RIB4ASGH4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/7Y6R/IB4ASGH4/FEG7Y6RIB4ASGH4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/7Y6R/IB4ASGH4/FEG7Y6RIB4ASGH4.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Smashing things is great fun, and really satisfying to witness in slow motion. Follow along as I build a giant mallet from an old log, then smash all kinds of things while filming with a high-speed camera.Ready to smash? Click the video to satiate your slo-mo smashing desires: I made this mallet fr...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 09:34:51 PDT
Shaker Style Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Shaker-Style-Bench/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 04:42:33 PDT
A New Hobby/Woodwork/Project Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/A-New-HobbyWoodworkProject-Shed/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 22:01:29 PDT
How to Flock a Box Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Flock-a-Box-Drawer/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 07:49:20 PDT
Log card box http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-card-box/
Log card box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/M6HD/IB21YDKW/FM2M6HDIB21YDKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/M6HD/IB21YDKW/FM2M6HDIB21YDKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/M6HD/IB21YDKW/FM2M6HDIB21YDKW.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Collect all the cards for your birthday, wedding, or other event in a rustic card box that's made from an old section of log. This card box is made from real wood, and is sure to capture the imagination of your guests. The log section was trimmed up and hollowed on a bandsaw. A swivel lid allows acc...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:41:18 PDT
Wood Engraving | Laser Engraved Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Engraving-Laser-Engraved-Guitar/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 10:19:48 PDT
Tree safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-safe/
Tree safe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/JSIZ/IATHP8TT/FBIJSIZIATHP8TT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/JSIZ/IATHP8TT/FBIJSIZIATHP8TT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/JSIZ/IATHP8TT/FBIJSIZIATHP8TT.SMALL.jpg theegghead In this instructable I will be explaining how to make a tree safe from a coastal redwood. The coastal redwood tree works great for this because it has a thick bark but really any tree with a bark that is at least 2 inches thick will work.The coastal redwood is an endangered species, but this shouldn...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 15:25:59 PDT
Making a Wooden Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Sword/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:25:00 PDT
How To Render Beeswax from Honeycomb http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Render-Beeswax-from-Honeycomb/
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 19:40:11 PDT
Wine Bottle Squirrel or Chipmunk Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Squirrel-or-Chipmunk-Feeder/
Wine Bottle Squirrel or Chipmunk Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/KZT1/IB0403VD/FPGKZT1IB0403VD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/KZT1/IB0403VD/FPGKZT1IB0403VD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/KZT1/IB0403VD/FPGKZT1IB0403VD.SMALL.jpg Schaf77 This instructable shows you how to re-purpose a wine/liquor or other glass bottle into a small animal feeder. Materials WoodGlass bottleNailsHole saw (it is a circle-cutting drill bit) Find and cut your bottle Find a bottle you would like to use and removal the label (if there is one). Next,...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 19:38:23 PDT
Two tables to one http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-tables-to-one/
Two tables to one - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/870P/IB0MD96C/F02870PIB0MD96C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/870P/IB0MD96C/F02870PIB0MD96C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/870P/IB0MD96C/F02870PIB0MD96C.SMALL.jpg adamtylernelson Last year, I made a couple simple sawhorse tables out of some scrap 2x4s and 2x8s. After completing my Backyard Kitchen earlier this summer, I no longer had any need for the quick (read: poor quality) tables, BUT I did still need some extra space for outdoor projects, etc. This instructable covers h...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 04:30:48 PDT
Accurate returning boomerang from plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Accurate-returning-boomerang-from-plywood/
Accurate returning boomerang from plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/R3SF/IB0MD6G8/FL1R3SFIB0MD6G8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/R3SF/IB0MD6G8/FL1R3SFIB0MD6G8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/R3SF/IB0MD6G8/FL1R3SFIB0MD6G8.SMALL.jpg BossyRangs Boomerangs are lots of fun to throw and to make. They are truly magical when they come back to you after a big, circular flight. Almost as if they remember where you are standing. But be warned: once you've made a returning boomerang, you can never get rid of it! If you throw it away, it always come...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 05:19:28 PDT
DIY sharpening jig for chisels and plane irons http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-sharpening-jig-for-chisels-and-plane-irons/
DIY sharpening jig for chisels and plane irons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/XM6M/IAZ7GTVH/FXSXM6MIAZ7GTVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/XM6M/IAZ7GTVH/FXSXM6MIAZ7GTVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/XM6M/IAZ7GTVH/FXSXM6MIAZ7GTVH.SMALL.jpg bertlds When I started out using more and more handtools for woodworking i noticed that having a shape edge on my tools, all the time, really improved the overall quality of my work. For chisels and plane irons its very hard to maintain a consistent angle while grinding it. So i decided to build my own simp...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 13:30:33 PDT
Custom Apple Watch Charging Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Apple-Watch-Charging-Stand/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 09:48:30 PDT
DIY Track Saw using a cheap Circular saw http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Track-Saw-using-a-cheap-Circular-saw/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 07:05:49 PDT
Hidden Wall Compartment! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Wall-Compartment/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00:01:12 PDT
Pallet Toolbox (and simple metal etching) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Toolbox-and-simple-metal-etching/
Pallet Toolbox (and simple metal etching) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/Y6NJ/IATHNGGP/F5CY6NJIATHNGGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/Y6NJ/IATHNGGP/F5CY6NJIATHNGGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/Y6NJ/IATHNGGP/F5CY6NJIATHNGGP.SMALL.jpg andrea.arzensek My brother and I made a pallet toolbox with some very simple metal etching. Taking Apart the Pallet We used axe, hammer, garden tools and everything we could find to dissemble the pallet.It made a lot of mess. Prepping the Parts Take out all the nails and metal parts in your pallet.Plane the ...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 22:56:11 PDT
Jurassic Wooden Pull Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Jurassic-Wooden-Pull-Toy/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 12:35:32 PDT
DIY Wooden Earbuds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Earbuds/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:56:04 PDT
How to fit a 6x4 foot wood sign into a carry-on suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fit-a-6x4-foot-wood-sign-into-a-carry-on-su/
How to fit a 6x4 foot wood sign into a carry-on suitcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/PF24/IATHFXNG/FH5PF24IATHFXNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/PF24/IATHFXNG/FH5PF24IATHFXNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/PF24/IATHFXNG/FH5PF24IATHFXNG.SMALL.jpg asergeeva How does one transport a 6x4 foot wood sign across the world in a carry-on suitcase?As my first experiment with the OMAX waterjet, I made a 6ft wooden sign for an office of a tech startup, called Meerkat. The catch was that the sign had to be transported across the world from San Francisco to Tel Av...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 11:21:05 PDT
Pallet Spice Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Spice-Rack/
Pallet Spice Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/JIYH/IAS1Y9RA/F4YJIYHIAS1Y9RA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/JIYH/IAS1Y9RA/F4YJIYHIAS1Y9RA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/JIYH/IAS1Y9RA/F4YJIYHIAS1Y9RA.SMALL.jpg jlink3 Spices have a tendency to accumulate in weird places if you don't have a big enough space. And sometimes you take more time looking for spices or just giving up to buy more... So I made an easy to see and organize spice rack out of pallets. Dismantling and Layout There are many sites and tutorial...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 10:41:15 PDT
Pallet Wood Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Headboard/
Pallet Wood Headboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/BE0D/IAS1XN7P/FP1BE0DIAS1XN7P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/BE0D/IAS1XN7P/FP1BE0DIAS1XN7P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/BE0D/IAS1XN7P/FP1BE0DIAS1XN7P.SMALL.jpg Merzke Custom Woodworking My daughter needed a headboard for her full sized bed so I decided to make her one from pallets. The goal was to up-cycle a common shipping pallet without it looking like I just nailed a couple of pallets together. I have included the video of me making the headboard in the final step. Design th...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 17:10:36 PDT
Wood Turtle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turtle/
Wood Turtle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/GVS2/IARFEHAY/FI4GVS2IARFEHAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/GVS2/IARFEHAY/FI4GVS2IARFEHAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/GVS2/IARFEHAY/FI4GVS2IARFEHAY.SMALL.jpg kraeheTishka El día de hoy les muestro uno de mis juguetes favoritos, una pequeña tortuga que realice en madera reciclada. Inspirada en las tortugas marinas que llegan todos los años a las costas de México.Un enorme reconocimiento, a todas aquellas personas, que dedican su vida a proteger esta hermosa especie.Re...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 22:29:10 PDT
Wooden wine box from old pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-wine-box-from-old-pallets/
Wooden wine box from old pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/NZ02/IARFF25F/F2ANZ02IARFF25F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/NZ02/IARFF25F/F2ANZ02IARFF25F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/NZ02/IARFF25F/F2ANZ02IARFF25F.SMALL.jpg Haazi I had to get a B-day gift for a friend that was not to expensive.I kinda Made up the sizes as I went along. Preparing the material. Get some pallet plankes remove the nails.Then remove the ugly top layers and I reduce the thickness. Find the required size. Once you have your plankes cut the e...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 23:49:00 PDT
Make Wood Rings (No tools required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Wood-Rings-No-tools-required/
Make Wood Rings (No tools required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/JUDR/IAQ0JTPP/FTYJUDRIAQ0JTPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/JUDR/IAQ0JTPP/FTYJUDRIAQ0JTPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/JUDR/IAQ0JTPP/FTYJUDRIAQ0JTPP.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker In this tutorial video I show how to make wooden rings out of veneer. This is a great project that doesn't require many tools. In fact all you really need is some super glue, a knife, sandpaper and some tape. Having a lathe or a drill will most definitely help speed up the process. Even if you're no...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 23:08:56 PDT