Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Sep 2016 03:30:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 Welcome Sign Scroll Saw Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Welcome-Sign-Scroll-Saw-Project/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 11:05:20 PDT
Desk organizer and a box http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Organizer-and-a-Box/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:54:18 PDT
Wooden shoe shine box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Shoe-Shine-Box/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:20:45 PDT
Multi tool cube (dice) workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Tool-Cube-dice-Workbench/
Multi tool cube (dice) workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/O730/ITM1A2M8/FLFO730ITM1A2M8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/O730/ITM1A2M8/FLFO730ITM1A2M8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/O730/ITM1A2M8/FLFO730ITM1A2M8.SMALL.jpg Stojan Mitric Cube workbench for wood working i've build. On one side is cross cut jig for easy cutting long wood boards or ply (max height is 6 cm, max width is 85 cm and length is infinite), on second side are 2 aluminium plates for attaching circular saw to become table saw, on third side is drum thickness san...
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:45:54 PDT
Live Edge Black Walnut Shelf With Industrial Mounts http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-Black-Walnut-Shelf-With-Industrial-Mount/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:35:42 PDT
Pine Baby Gate Version 1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pine-Baby-Gate-Version-10/
Pine Baby Gate Version 1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/SF1E/ITCHHVK4/F5OSF1EITCHHVK4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/SF1E/ITCHHVK4/F5OSF1EITCHHVK4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/SF1E/ITCHHVK4/F5OSF1EITCHHVK4.SMALL.jpg ttj54020 The purpose of this Instructable is to create a baby gate that is easier to use than the common plastic gates. I started with just a few goals. 1) The gate must be able to swing both directions 2) The gate must be less expensive than the retail version.3) Lumber will be re-sawn from standard 2x4 co...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 19:33:45 PDT
Wood turned table lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turned-Table-Lamp/
Wood turned table lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/RMM2/ITITK8SL/FRGRMM2ITITK8SL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/RMM2/ITITK8SL/FRGRMM2ITITK8SL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/RMM2/ITITK8SL/FRGRMM2ITITK8SL.SMALL.jpg khturnings So I set myself a challenge - make a lamp only out of wood using only a wood lathe and that includes the lampshade!To start with you need to select the right sort of timber. Obviously a dark timber like mahogany is not likely to allow light to shine through it unless ultra thin or pierced with a pa...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 21:37:52 PDT
Poisoned Apple http://www.instructables.com/id/Poisoned-Apple/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 14:33:31 PDT
Make a Skeleton for Halloween Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Skeleton-for-Halloween-Decoration/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 18:40:06 PDT
Thor´s Hammer Piggy Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Thors-Hammer-Piggy-Bank/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 12:40:50 PDT
Make a Back Yard Pergola http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Back-Yard-Pergola/
Make a Back Yard Pergola - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/AI0J/ITCHCPHU/FS3AI0JITCHCPHU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/AI0J/ITCHCPHU/FS3AI0JITCHCPHU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/AI0J/ITCHCPHU/FS3AI0JITCHCPHU.SMALL.jpg pjkumpon For the past 10 years, all activity in our back yard centered around a large wooden play structure. This ungainly structure served our kids well, whether as a pirate ship, part of an obstacle course, or as a manhunt hideout. However, as they grew older, less and less of their time was spent hangin...
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:04:48 PDT
Wood Crayon Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Crayon-Display/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:14:43 PDT
Epoxy River Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Epoxy-River-Coffee-Table/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:01:25 PDT
Wooden Wall Mounted World Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Wall-Mounted-World-Map/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:04:37 PDT
How to Make a $5 DIY Spray Booth Turntable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-5-DIY-Spray-Booth-Turntable/
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 22:43:57 PDT
DIY Compost Barrel http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Compost-Barrel/
DIY Compost Barrel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/EHYR/ITCHD2F8/F0BEHYRITCHD2F8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/EHYR/ITCHD2F8/F0BEHYRITCHD2F8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/EHYR/ITCHD2F8/F0BEHYRITCHD2F8.SMALL.jpg jddelta Composting......A mixture of decayed or decaying organic matter used to fertilize soil. Compost is usually made by gathering plant material, such as leaves, grass clippings, and vegetable peels, into a pile or bin and letting it decompose as a result of the action of aerobic bacteria, fungi, and oth...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:28:41 PDT
DIY Cedar Planter Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cedar-Planter-Box/
DIY Cedar Planter Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/NXW4/ITCHCI3Y/FLENXW4ITCHCI3Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/NXW4/ITCHCI3Y/FLENXW4ITCHCI3Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/NXW4/ITCHCI3Y/FLENXW4ITCHCI3Y.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop Want to build an easy planter box? Check out this plan. All you need to build this is a saw (miter saw, circular saw, hand saw) and a drill! Easy breezy, and you'll have a beautiful cedar planter box in only a few hours. Purchase Materials & Break Down Pieces Materials Needed For DIY Cedar Plante...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:19:21 PDT
Low Cost Scrap Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Scrap-Wood-Lamp/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:15:21 PDT
Build a Bird-Birdhouse! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bird-Birdhouse/
Build a Bird-Birdhouse! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/QMRR/ITAO4CF2/FQSQMRRITAO4CF2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/QMRR/ITAO4CF2/FQSQMRRITAO4CF2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/QMRR/ITAO4CF2/FQSQMRRITAO4CF2.SMALL.jpg nanikgeorge In this instructable I will teach you how to make your very own bird birdhouse! This is a completely beginner project that can be built for fairly cheap. It would be great for a first time woodworker (like me while I was building this project), or even a good project with kids! Gather Materials! ...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:34:42 PDT
Plywood (end Grain) Drone Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-end-Grain-Drone-Box/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:25:07 PDT
Build a Unique Little Library + Hidden Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Unique-Little-Library-Hidden-Geocache-in-O/
Build a Unique Little Library + Hidden Geocache - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/H889/ITAOF7L4/F46H889ITAOF7L4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/H889/ITAOF7L4/F46H889ITAOF7L4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/H889/ITAOF7L4/F46H889ITAOF7L4.SMALL.jpg natedgreat I’ve been woodworking for a little over a year now and THIS is my favorite project to date. Our City has a historic Downtown whose main feature is a Clock Tower. Easily recognizable and the landmark for our Farmers’ Market, it has come to mean a great deal to Downtown and all its residents. When I w...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:46:36 PDT
Wood Bending Steam Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bending-Steam-Box/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 21:28:03 PDT
Intro to Chip Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-Chip-Carving/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 04:37:16 PDT
Downdraft Table Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Downdraft-Table-Workbench/
Downdraft Table Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/IAUB/ITANZ0MA/FE5IAUBITANZ0MA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/IAUB/ITANZ0MA/FE5IAUBITANZ0MA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/IAUB/ITANZ0MA/FE5IAUBITANZ0MA.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Downdraft table for dust collection. MDF Cut MDF to sit on top of table saw stand. Box Cut wood boards and a small piece of MDF to fashion a box. Fasten Screw together. Drill Holes Drill holes in the top piece of MDF. Use peg board as a template. Smooth Smooth out the underside of ...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 18:26:04 PDT
Plywood Icosahedron http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Icosahedron/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:15:55 PDT
Modern Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Table/
Modern Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/PGPY/ITAOFZSY/FFOPGPYITAOFZSY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/PGPY/ITAOFZSY/FFOPGPYITAOFZSY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/PGPY/ITAOFZSY/FFOPGPYITAOFZSY.SMALL.jpg stillash I recently graduated from Art School in June. At my school we had a final portfolio show for potential employers. The school provided everyone with a foldable table and a black table cloth. I wanted to stand out from my fellow classmates so I decided to make a modern table to showcase my work.The ta...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:06:03 PDT
Gnarly wood projects with Weird wood, Broken glass, LED's and Epoxy. http://www.instructables.com/id/Gnarly-Wood-Projects-With-Weird-Wood-Broken-Glass-/
Gnarly wood projects with Weird wood, Broken glass, LED's and Epoxy. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/NZD7/ITCHGGWN/F84NZD7ITCHGGWN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/NZD7/ITCHGGWN/F84NZD7ITCHGGWN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/NZD7/ITCHGGWN/F84NZD7ITCHGGWN.SMALL.jpg Vyger I have always found the epoxy they use to make table tops and bar tops interesting. But I have never had an excuse to use it, so I thought up a few projects that it might work for so I could try it out. It turns out is quite an interesting product and has much broader uses than just table tops...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:56:13 PDT
Mortise and Tenon End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mortise-and-Tenon-End-Table/
Mortise and Tenon End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/ZIQ7/ITAO0JDK/FXOZIQ7ITAO0JDK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/ZIQ7/ITAO0JDK/FXOZIQ7ITAO0JDK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/ZIQ7/ITAO0JDK/FXOZIQ7ITAO0JDK.SMALL.jpg jbaxt Making a mortise and tenon table with hardwood was one of the most rewarding experiences Ive had with woodworking. The steps are challenging and the end result is a functional piece of furniture! While I am not an expert, the following steps can be used as a guide on your quest to make your own tabl...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 23:30:24 PDT
Japanese-styled blanket chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Japanese-styled-Blanket-Chest/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:55:38 PDT
Barn-wood Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Barn-wood-Coffee-Table-1/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:08:26 PDT
Wooden phone support for bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Phone-Support-for-Bike/
Wooden phone support for bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/9NX5/ITAFBCEV/FQQ9NX5ITAFBCEV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/9NX5/ITAFBCEV/FQQ9NX5ITAFBCEV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/9NX5/ITAFBCEV/FQQ9NX5ITAFBCEV.SMALL.jpg GNico If you use your bike in a city, you know it happens to get lost when you go to a place you've never been before. It is then very annoying to stop and pull out your phone at each crossing to check if you're on the right way.Here's the solution : this phone support will allow you to have your GPS just...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 12:34:14 PDT
Garden Shed Cubbies http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Shed-Cubbies/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:22:07 PDT
The Wooden Light Bulbs http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wooden-Light-Bulbs/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 04:09:23 PDT
Natural Style Garbage Shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-Style-Garbage-Shelter/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 06:47:13 PDT
Einhell table Saw Revisited http://www.instructables.com/id/Einhell-Table-Saw-Revisited/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 08:37:37 PDT
Rustic Log Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Log-Pencil-Holder/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 21:47:05 PDT
Slice of Wood Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Slice-of-Wood-Night-Light/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:01:28 PDT
Wooden Light Pendant Covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Light-Pendant-Covers/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:17:29 PDT
Lip synching Robot (Wooden case) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lip-Synching-Robot-Wooden-Case/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 18:46:05 PDT
Padded Leather Balance Beam for the Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Padded-Leather-Balance-Beam-for-the-Kids/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 07:08:38 PDT
Barnwood Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Barnwood-Bookshelf/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 07:01:11 PDT
Cedar Blue-Bird Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Blue-Bird-Birdhouse/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 14:04:13 PDT
Frozen Sea Water Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Frozen-Sea-Water-Console/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:34:18 PDT
DIY Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Coffee-Table-3/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:34:19 PDT
Basic Wood Inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Wood-Inlay/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 17:23:17 PDT
Modern Live Edge Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Live-Edge-Vase/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:00:02 PDT
Wooden Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pencil-Holder/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:28:59 PDT
Porthole sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Porthole-Sign/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 02:26:38 PDT
How to Build a Modern Dresser - with Few Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Modern-Dresser-With-Few-Tools/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 19:02:05 PDT
Entrance Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Entrance-Cabinet/
Entrance Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/U77F/ISVYNR9Z/F8QU77FISVYNR9Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/U77F/ISVYNR9Z/F8QU77FISVYNR9Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/U77F/ISVYNR9Z/F8QU77FISVYNR9Z.SMALL.jpg Andrew Harris Woodwork I have tried to ensure all steps are covered in these plans but if you find any errors in the plans or have a question then please email me at info@andrewharriswoodwork.com to let me know.All my builds are made with pocket hole joinery. You will need a pocket hole jig tool such as a Kreg Pocket Hol...
By: Andrew Harris Woodwork

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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 11:16:09 PDT