Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:29:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 Custom cabinet door http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-cabinet-door/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 17:04:33 PDT
OpenBridge - Goods for free http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenBridge-Goods-for-free/
OpenBridge - Goods for free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/IUNK/ICID4K0N/FWJIUNKICID4K0N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/IUNK/ICID4K0N/FWJIUNKICID4K0N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/IUNK/ICID4K0N/FWJIUNKICID4K0N.SMALL.jpg BinnersProject OpenBridge is an industrial design project of Robin Weidner and Jonas Voigt, exchange students at Emily Carr. It uses very little material and many different variations of it could be made depending on the choice of material. The basic use of the OpenBridge is to hang it off your picket-fence or m...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 16:11:36 PDT
adjustable wood sawhorse http://www.instructables.com/id/adjustable-wood-sawhorse/
adjustable wood sawhorse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi A good sawhorse is something essential in a workshop, especially if you work with wood and you often need to take outside some board or piece to cut and sand.And if you need a temporary table in the garden for barbecue and parties, these two stacking and adjustable sawhorses are the perfect support....
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 00:17:55 PDT
Wooden "Hobbit" Tankard http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hobbit-Tankard/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:39:11 PDT
Staining Wood With Wodka & Walnuts http://www.instructables.com/id/Staining-Wood-With-Wodka-Walnuts/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:50:43 PDT
How to Turn a Dip Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Nib-Holder/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 21:22:56 PDT
Japanese Sword Scabbard http://www.instructables.com/id/Japanese-Sword-Scabbard/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 23:21:49 PDT
13 Handmade Tiny Houses http://www.instructables.com/id/13-Handmade-Tiny-Houses/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/STAS/ICE1VZ2S/F9WSTASICE1VZ2S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/STAS/ICE1VZ2S/F9WSTASICE1VZ2S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/STAS/ICE1VZ2S/F9WSTASICE1VZ2S.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx "Small rooms or dwellings discipline the mind, large ones weaken it."—Leonardo Da VinciThe best things in life aren't things, and folks that decide to live in tiny houses embrace that ethos wholeheartedly.Here are 13 tiny houses that'll get you inspired to build your own tiny abode OR make you appre...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 15:13:28 PDT
How to make a guest book picture frame http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-guest-book-shadow-box-picture-frame/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 15:33:25 PDT
How To Make Circles on a Bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Circle-Cutting-Jig-for-a-Band-Saw/
How To Make Circles on a Bandsaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BK7D/ICE1XIMW/F8BBK7DICE1XIMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BK7D/ICE1XIMW/F8BBK7DICE1XIMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BK7D/ICE1XIMW/F8BBK7DICE1XIMW.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This band saw circle cutting jig is great for making perfect circles every time. It features a cool adjustable sliding t-track which enables you to easily change the size of your circle, it also has a nice clamp as well as a built in measuring tape to easily set the size you want. The jig is sturdy ...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 22:24:58 PDT
Wood fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-fish/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:02:09 PDT
Make a Nuckle Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Nuckle-Joint/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:16:50 PDT
Tub chair from scratch and upholstered http://www.instructables.com/id/Tub-chair-from-scratch-and-upholstered/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 01:16:10 PDT
Wooden Crate http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Crate/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:17:25 PDT
Wooden car crate for dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-car-crate-for-dogs/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:05:43 PDT
Wood box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-box-1/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 07:59:33 PDT
How to Pallet Wine Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Pallet-Wine-Rack/
How to Pallet Wine Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/RTHV/ICACI141/FBJRTHVICACI141.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/RTHV/ICACI141/FBJRTHVICACI141.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/RTHV/ICACI141/FBJRTHVICACI141.SMALL.jpg LaneBrosWoodShop This wood actually came from the pallet that my planer was shipped on. The runners for the pallet were in too rough of shape to use but the slats had great looking rustic character. These wine racks are always a big hit among friends and family members. I have actually built three of these so far an...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 09:18:21 PDT
Making a Rug Hooking Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Rug-Hooking-Frame/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 07:12:57 PDT
Cedar Planter Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Planter-Box/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 10:55:25 PDT
Steps for Using a Bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Steps-for-Using-a-Bandsaw/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 20:52:33 PDT
Making a Cutting Board That Won't Warp http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cutting-Board-That-Wont-Warp/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 06:08:49 PDT
2X4 Wine Bottle & Glass Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/2X4-Wine-Bottle-Glass-Holder/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:08:16 PDT
DIY Pocket Hole Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pocket-Hole-Jig/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:00:33 PDT
How to- Simple electrical solder storage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Simple-electrical-solder-storage/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 04:45:40 PDT
Turning a Camphor Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Camphor-Pen/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:32:55 PDT
wood world map. http://www.instructables.com/id/wood-world-map/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 09:24:52 PDT
Jurassic World timber platter http://www.instructables.com/id/Jurassic-World-timber-platter/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 03:58:47 PDT
Lathe Chisel Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-Chisel-Rack/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 08:08:01 PDT
Dog wash station http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-wash-station/
Dog wash station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/FNHV/IC4MQ4GQ/FAHFNHVIC4MQ4GQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/FNHV/IC4MQ4GQ/FAHFNHVIC4MQ4GQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/FNHV/IC4MQ4GQ/FAHFNHVIC4MQ4GQ.SMALL.jpg duresti My wife is a dog groomer and she was tired of working out of our garage and wanted her own building. We decided to purchase her a building and we were in luck, a closed hair salon building was for sale. She needed a wash basin for different size dogs. The ones for sale were over $1,500 dollars so I ...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 08:25:54 PDT
How To Make a Cross Cut Sled for a Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Cross-Cut-Sled-for-a-Table-Saw/
How To Make a Cross Cut Sled for a Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/NOM0/IC42DC1T/FCFNOM0IC42DC1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/NOM0/IC42DC1T/FCFNOM0IC42DC1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/NOM0/IC42DC1T/FCFNOM0IC42DC1T.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This table saw cross cut sled features an expandable clamp system running on aluminum tracks. Table saws come in all sizes, with different sized tops and miter slots, however no matter what size you've got you can design a sled for it. This jig is made to fit my small saw specifically, however you c...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 20:19:45 PDT
Dovetailed Walnut Box with Curly Maple Inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Dovetailed-Walnut-Box-with-Curly-Maple-Inlay/
Dovetailed Walnut Box with Curly Maple Inlay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/3YBI/IC37CBVM/FJE3YBIIC37CBVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/3YBI/IC37CBVM/FJE3YBIIC37CBVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/3YBI/IC37CBVM/FJE3YBIIC37CBVM.SMALL.jpg Hollowground17 This is my journey in making a Walnut box for my parents as a gift. I tried to document as much as I could in case I wanted to create a journal of my process to accompany the box itself. I believe that seeing how something was accomplished is every bit as rewarding as the finished product. This w...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 08:33:24 PDT
Salt & Walnut Salt Cellar http://www.instructables.com/id/Salt-Walnut-Salt-Cellar/
Salt & Walnut Salt Cellar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/LGEU/IC29XUBO/FEALGEUIC29XUBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/LGEU/IC29XUBO/FEALGEUIC29XUBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/LGEU/IC29XUBO/FEALGEUIC29XUBO.SMALL.jpg kludge77 I've now done two other salt projects from a single block of rock salt I bought from my local cooking store. I think it is one of the coolest materials I've ever worked with. It has amazing colors, a great texture and a real depth of field. But... it is NOT GOOD FOR THE SHOPYou see, salt + iron/...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 12:29:50 PDT
How to Sharpen a Convex Card Scraper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sharpen-a-Convex-Card-Scraper/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 12:15:47 PDT
Making a Rubber Stamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Rubber-Stamp/
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By: Switch and Lever

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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 13:19:54 PDT
Cotton Reel Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cotton-Reel-Holder/
Cotton Reel Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/MUGZ/IBYX0VG9/F8OMUGZIBYX0VG9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/MUGZ/IBYX0VG9/F8OMUGZIBYX0VG9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/MUGZ/IBYX0VG9/F8OMUGZIBYX0VG9.SMALL.jpg Wacky_WoodWorks Cotton Reel HolderCotton reel or a spool of thread... different country different name same thing. lolThis isn't as cool as the Batman LED or the Spartan sword however it is just as much fun, because there are a few things that need worked out. From size to how many cotton reels you want it to store...
By: Wacky_WoodWorks

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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:22:11 PDT
Indoor Hammock Wall Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-hammock-wall-mount/
Indoor Hammock Wall Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/OU9M/IBYWXZ88/F02OU9MIBYWXZ88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/OU9M/IBYWXZ88/F02OU9MIBYWXZ88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/OU9M/IBYWXZ88/F02OU9MIBYWXZ88.SMALL.jpg larsenwork I love hammocks so I wanted to try and sleep in one indoors. I live in an apartment but opening the big window makes it almost like sleeping outside.TOOLS Router with chamfer bit Drill Jig SawSUPPLIES Wood - preferably some hard/durable type. I used oak: 4x 50mm*120mm*18mm 2 Metal...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 08:21:40 PDT
Collapsable Bowtop gypsy wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsable-Bowtop-gypsy-wagon/
Collapsable Bowtop gypsy wagon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/EU8J/IBW25L33/FHVEU8JIBW25L33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/EU8J/IBW25L33/FHVEU8JIBW25L33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/EU8J/IBW25L33/FHVEU8JIBW25L33.SMALL.jpg ganeshruskin Remember the old English/European gypsy wagons, I mean the bow-top light weight cylindrical design?Well, it seems that the basque sheepherders in this country used a similar design for their mobile homes while shepherding. I built one of these a couple of years ago and have been living in it since, ...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 16:40:35 PDT
How to Make Non-Toxic Paste Wax http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Non-Toxic-Paste-Wax/
How to Make Non-Toxic Paste Wax - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/X25X/IBV0H6WW/FY8X25XIBV0H6WW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/X25X/IBV0H6WW/FY8X25XIBV0H6WW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/X25X/IBV0H6WW/FY8X25XIBV0H6WW.SMALL.jpg WoodShopMike This article was originally posted to my website, www.woodshopmike.com. Be sure to stop by my site for more DIYs, repairs, and projects & remember to subscribe! Now on with the Instructable!I've used plenty of paste wax in my woodworking adventures and never worried about the ingredients until I sta...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 19:15:58 PDT
Wooden Guitar Pick http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Guitar-Pick-1/
Wooden Guitar Pick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/BU08/IBV0HQUX/FUPBU08IBV0HQUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/BU08/IBV0HQUX/FUPBU08IBV0HQUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/BU08/IBV0HQUX/FUPBU08IBV0HQUX.SMALL.jpg Albert Borland I came up with the idea for these picks, since I was looking for a birthday present for a friend of mine. I wanted to gift him with something really special, something he isn't able to get himself in the next store.This Instructable is supposed to show you how to make your very own wooden picks. The...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 01:35:18 PDT
Easy Fruit/Veggie Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-FruitVeggie-Holder/
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By: April Wilkerson

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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 14:01:03 PDT
Make a Mortise & Tenon Joint (Stub) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Mortise-Tenon-Joint-Stub/
Make a Mortise & Tenon Joint (Stub) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/26K6/IBUXMPAV/F5Q26K6IBUXMPAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/26K6/IBUXMPAV/F5Q26K6IBUXMPAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/26K6/IBUXMPAV/F5Q26K6IBUXMPAV.SMALL.jpg WOmadeOD In the stub mortise and tenon joint, neither mortise nor tenon extend through the mortised component. It is used where a through mortise and tenon would detract from the appearance of the structure, and where joint strength is not so important.Keep reading to see how to make one. Here's a Video ...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 13:03:35 PDT
Cat Food Trough from Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Food-Trough-from-Pallet-Wood/
Cat Food Trough from Pallet Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/SC3H/IBRRZITT/F11SC3HIBRRZITT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/SC3H/IBRRZITT/F11SC3HIBRRZITT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/SC3H/IBRRZITT/F11SC3HIBRRZITT.SMALL.jpg Dominic Bender Our cats like their dry food - the chunky stuff that they need to give a good chew. I have been told that it is great for their teeth, too. While they also enjoy "wet" food, there is always a bowl or trough with dry food available to them - if we know what is good for us. A while back I made one for...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 02:04:55 PDT
batmobile tumbler http://www.instructables.com/id/batmobile-tumbler/
batmobile tumbler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/S20B/IBRRTG3C/F0LS20BIBRRTG3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/S20B/IBRRTG3C/F0LS20BIBRRTG3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/S20B/IBRRTG3C/F0LS20BIBRRTG3C.SMALL.jpg Dvda2108 we build a replica of the batman tumbler for the international cartoonfestival in belgium. our tumbler is build in wood (douglas for the chassis, multiplex and betonplex for the bodywork). It doesn't have an engine or doesn't drive but kids can actually open the doors and sit in it. It has an accele...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 03:36:34 PDT
Batman http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-3/
Batman - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/LRL5/IBNZZQJE/FWNLRL5IBNZZQJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/LRL5/IBNZZQJE/FWNLRL5IBNZZQJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/LRL5/IBNZZQJE/FWNLRL5IBNZZQJE.SMALL.jpg Wacky_WoodWorks When I did the LED Light box project I bought a couple of sets of LED's. This set has the remote and is RGB not white which means they can change colours.Cut out your image you wish to have back lit from the LED's. I used a scroll saw but depending on your image you choose you could use a jigsaw or ...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 19:26:03 PDT
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/
Fruit Basket from Pallet Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/6AF6/IBL0TQD0/F6N6AF6IBL0TQD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/6AF6/IBL0TQD0/F6N6AF6IBL0TQD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/6AF6/IBL0TQD0/F6N6AF6IBL0TQD0.SMALL.jpg Dominic Bender Need a place to store your fruits and vegetables? All you need is some pallet wood! And watch my video. It has rolling produce in it... Well, actually, here is what you need:Materials: Pallet wood. Kinda obvious. A word on that, though - I know there are ways out there to take a pallet apart comple...
By: Dominic Bender

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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/
Making a 3D end grain cutting board #3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/45BW/IBKML3S9/FIL45BWIBKML3S9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/45BW/IBKML3S9/FIL45BWIBKML3S9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/45BW/IBKML3S9/FIL45BWIBKML3S9.SMALL.jpg Andrei Muntian I made this cutting board a year ago. It is one of my most famous 3D end grain cutting boards. It looks simple, but you must be very precise making this board. Otherwise you will not get correct joints in the ready cutting board and will break the pattern.You can watch the video about this board at ...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 06:39:55 PDT