Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 28 Aug 2016 03:27:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Skee Ball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Skee-Ball-Machine/
Skee Ball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/YIWY/ISCATWGY/FNKYIWYISCATWGY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/YIWY/ISCATWGY/FNKYIWYISCATWGY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/YIWY/ISCATWGY/FNKYIWYISCATWGY.SMALL.jpg a12548 It started out as a wild suggestion from a friend, "Hey can you make a Skee Ball machine?" Something you don't hear everyday.After a little research I became discouraged by the 'electronics' aspect. The few who have attempted to make a Skee Ball Machine with an actual realistic electronic scoring pa...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:21:53 PDT
Navy Master at Arms Shadowbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Navy-Master-at-Arms-Shadowbox/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 11:02:04 PDT
End Grain Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/End-Grain-Coasters/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 03:37:24 PDT
DIY Tealight Candle Holders (video) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tealight-Candle-Holders-video/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 07:43:48 PDT
DIY CNC Phone Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CNC-Phone-Dock/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:55:44 PDT
Refurbished Rustic Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbished-Rustic-Bench/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:08:52 PDT
Mario Themed Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Themed-Bookcase/
Mario Themed Bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/58YD/ISAURB6D/FW758YDISAURB6D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/58YD/ISAURB6D/FW758YDISAURB6D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/58YD/ISAURB6D/FW758YDISAURB6D.SMALL.jpg geeksmithing My son has a Mario Kart themed bedroom, and any old bookcase simply would not have been acceptable. :) I set out on an ambitious quest, not to just build a bookcase, but challenge myself by adding some fun inlay touches.This project marked the very first time using both a (non-network) router and a...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:24:45 PDT
Steampunk Tables Theater Props http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Tables-Theater-Props/
Steampunk Tables Theater Props - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/1MVP/ISB3FGLF/FGX1MVPISB3FGLF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/1MVP/ISB3FGLF/FGX1MVPISB3FGLF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/1MVP/ISB3FGLF/FGX1MVPISB3FGLF.SMALL.jpg Kretschmer Kreativ These tables were custom designed for a theater adaptation of Around The World In 80 Days that was produced by All For One Productions during April and May of 2015. The tables measure 30 inches in diameter and 30 inches tall. There is a circular piece of plexiglass on the top to create a uniform lev...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 21:23:56 PDT
Block Puzzle 150 Pices With Glass Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Block-Puzzle-150-Pices-With-Glass-Box/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:04:15 PDT
Spiral Table From Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiral-Table-From-Pallets/
Spiral Table From Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/OYHO/ISB3GEMP/F75OYHOISB3GEMP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/OYHO/ISB3GEMP/F75OYHOISB3GEMP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/OYHO/ISB3GEMP/F75OYHOISB3GEMP.SMALL.jpg WOmadeOD It's easy to make this stunning spiral based table. Build it to any size you like by varying the component sizes and number of layers. I'll describe making the low side table shown in the photograph, for which I'm going to use just a few softwood pallets, glue, and brads.There are plans for the comp...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:57:34 PDT
From Firewood To Wood Blanks http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Firewood-to-Wood-Blanks/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:21:12 PDT
Home Defense Mace http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Defense-Mace/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:33:37 PDT
Cottage-ready Bird Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cottage-ready-Bird-Feeder/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:37:24 PDT
Carved Snake Cedar Walking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Carved-Snake-Cedar-Walking-Stick/
Carved Snake Cedar Walking Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/PXNS/IRXU0SHI/F5XPXNSIRXU0SHI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/PXNS/IRXU0SHI/F5XPXNSIRXU0SHI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/PXNS/IRXU0SHI/F5XPXNSIRXU0SHI.SMALL.jpg tcwoodshop This is my first instructable so bare with me guys! In this instructable I will show/describe how I made a copperhead walking stick out of a single piece of western cedar. I will also provide the tools I used to make it. The cost will depend on what you already have at your disposal (i.e. wood/tools...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:02:44 PDT
Bandsaw Box With Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Box-With-Pencil-Holder/
Bandsaw Box With Pencil Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/NTHH/IRXTTN04/FU4NTHHIRXTTN04.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/NTHH/IRXTTN04/FU4NTHHIRXTTN04.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/NTHH/IRXTTN04/FU4NTHHIRXTTN04.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker Bandsaw boxes are the items that really got me hooked on woodworking. I even wrote a how-to book on making them! This bandsaw box comes directly from that book. Get off to a new start Unlike the other boxes, this one requires you to cut out the pencil holder area before the initial glue up. You’l...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:23:07 PDT
BBQ Tool Rack and Bottle Cap Opener Station http://www.instructables.com/id/BBQ-Tool-Rack-and-Bottle-Cap-Opener-Station/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:55:10 PDT
Toddler Chair From Recycled Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Toddler-Chair-From-Recycled-Wood/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:48:36 PDT
How to Repurpose a Piano Into a Bar/Drinks Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repurpose-a-Piano-Into-a-BarDrinks-Cabinet/
How to Repurpose a Piano Into a Bar/Drinks Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/NECU/IRXTX3X8/FIBNECUIRXTX3X8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/NECU/IRXTX3X8/FIBNECUIRXTX3X8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/NECU/IRXTX3X8/FIBNECUIRXTX3X8.SMALL.jpg AnitaH25 Bought this old belling piano for $120.00 for the sole purpose of making a Bar/drinks cabinet. But most say from the start, this project is not for the person looking for a quick project. There is a lot of work involved and took months to complete. But on the positive note the results were stunning....
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:57:24 PDT
Unique Sandpit Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Unique-Sandpit-Desk/
Unique Sandpit Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/1IWB/IRXTPX4V/FG71IWBIRXTPX4V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/1IWB/IRXTPX4V/FG71IWBIRXTPX4V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/1IWB/IRXTPX4V/FG71IWBIRXTPX4V.SMALL.jpg AnitaH25 I wanted to make my great niece a sandpit for when she comes to my house but wanted to make something that would look great as well. I saw this lovely desk on my local for sale site for $20.00. I was really excited about restoring it. But when I went to pick it up I was a bit disappointed becaus...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:55:54 PDT
DIY Thor's Hammer - Mjolnir http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Thors-Hammer-Mjolnir-Made-From-Wood/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:12:57 PDT
Personalized Wine Barrel Table With Liquid Glass Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-Wine-Barrel-Table-With-Liquid-Glass-F/
Personalized Wine Barrel Table With Liquid Glass Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/DT7Z/IRXTS004/F26DT7ZIRXTS004.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/DT7Z/IRXTS004/F26DT7ZIRXTS004.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/DT7Z/IRXTS004/F26DT7ZIRXTS004.SMALL.jpg AnitaH25 I wanted to make my wine barrel table unique to me, and came up with this idea. I have not seen one like this on the internet yet so think this is very unique. I designed a logo using my family name and the year I was married and covered the top in Liquid Glass. I started by putting screws into ...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:55:29 PDT
Guitar Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Backpack/
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:52:11 PDT
Simple Pallet Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pallet-Shelf/
Simple Pallet Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KSLD/IRXTNKIK/FUFKSLDIRXTNKIK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KSLD/IRXTNKIK/FUFKSLDIRXTNKIK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KSLD/IRXTNKIK/FUFKSLDIRXTNKIK.SMALL.jpg thePoultryPeople Hi everyone! Bongo here from thePoultryPeople and I thought Id take it back to basics and show you a really nice country/rustic shelf that looks good and is actually useful. You can also give them away as nice homemade presents or even make a few pounds at craft fairs and ebay.This project once youv...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:02:02 PDT
How To Make A Plywood Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Plywood-Mallet/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:49:43 PDT
Eco info H2O stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Eco-Info-H2O-Stand/
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:43:20 PDT
Side Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Table-2/
Side Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/OTUS/IRXTN4VI/F7POTUSIRXTN4VI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/OTUS/IRXTN4VI/F7POTUSIRXTN4VI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/OTUS/IRXTN4VI/F7POTUSIRXTN4VI.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hey guys, in this tutorial we will be making a side table using CNC machine. The design was originally made using InkScape software. Then, we imported the design into Vcarve to adjust the cutting profile settings. So, Let's get started and go step by step. Note : This project was made in FABLAB D...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:00:47 PDT
Photography Reflector Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-Reflector-Stand/
Photography Reflector Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/CVVS/IRXTNCFY/FCUCVVSIRXTNCFY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/CVVS/IRXTNCFY/FCUCVVSIRXTNCFY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/CVVS/IRXTNCFY/FCUCVVSIRXTNCFY.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hello guys, if you are a portrait photographer you will definitely need a light reflector so you get some awesome lighting for your models. Only one thing annoying about the reflectors, you always need someone to hold it for you or you have to spend some more money buying really expensive stand whic...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 05:00:18 PDT
SIMPLE, EASY Honey Dipper on the Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/SIMPLE-EASY-Honey-Dipper-on-the-Lathe/
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:44:32 PDT
Red Oak Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Oak-Desk/
Red Oak Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/L9G6/IRXTJ1BD/F7YL9G6IRXTJ1BD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/L9G6/IRXTJ1BD/F7YL9G6IRXTJ1BD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/L9G6/IRXTJ1BD/F7YL9G6IRXTJ1BD.SMALL.jpg Ssmo72 I love a good desk! It helps you stay organized, provides a good surface for doing paperwork, and makes you look like a responsible adult. My wife and I are dedicating a corner of the house to an open concept office space (kind of an area where the hallway rounds a corner into the living room), keep...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:54:40 PDT
Pallet & Recycled wood Chicken Coop http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Recycled-Wood-Chicken-Coop/
Pallet & Recycled wood Chicken Coop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/UPNK/IRXTHV7S/FEGUPNKIRXTHV7S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/UPNK/IRXTHV7S/FEGUPNKIRXTHV7S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/UPNK/IRXTHV7S/FEGUPNKIRXTHV7S.SMALL.jpg KevinM233 Greetings everyone. We raise chickens and the coop we had (a 6'Wx6'Lx4'H) was a pre-fab made in china coop. Originally the pre-fab coop was 3'Wx6'Lx4'H, however i was forced to double the footprint because there is no way the original size would comfortably fit our, at the time, 8 chicken. Sadly thi...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:10:24 PDT
Fancy Fence http://www.instructables.com/id/Fancy-Fence/
Fancy Fence - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/BO40/IRXTHNM1/F0YBO40IRXTHNM1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/BO40/IRXTHNM1/F0YBO40IRXTHNM1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/BO40/IRXTHNM1/F0YBO40IRXTHNM1.SMALL.jpg mullenshome As a couple, we have built several other fences (seem like every house we buy always needs a new fence), but as we plan for this house to be our house for the long haul, we wanted to make this fence special and striking. Luckily, we only had to enclose 2 sides of the backyard since our neighbors al...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 12:06:20 PDT
DIY Oil-Based Varnish http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Oil-Based-Varnish/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 02:46:29 PDT
Butterfly Coat Rack from off cuts http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-Coat-Rack-From-Off-Cuts/
Butterfly Coat Rack from off cuts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/NOL5/IRXTGTBJ/FMCNOL5IRXTGTBJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/NOL5/IRXTGTBJ/FMCNOL5IRXTGTBJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/NOL5/IRXTGTBJ/FMCNOL5IRXTGTBJ.SMALL.jpg n1cod3mus Using off cuts I created a Butterfly coat rack for my other half, I have been promising to make her a coat rack for a while now but with other projects and time constraints I've not been able to. When I started I didn't really know what I was going to create, I knew she liked Butterfly's so I knew i...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 04:11:37 PDT
Laser Engraved Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Engraved-Keychain/
Laser Engraved Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/3A6G/IRXTJOGP/FM73A6GIRXTJOGP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/3A6G/IRXTJOGP/FM73A6GIRXTJOGP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/3A6G/IRXTJOGP/FM73A6GIRXTJOGP.SMALL.jpg Paoson Woodwork Today I'll show you how to make an engraved wooden keychain with a nano usb drive, which is sure to come in handy more than once.We'll use a laser engraving machine which I got from Gearbest, easy to assemble and operate.Video for mobile devices. Cutting Let's start making our keychain. I will us...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 05:19:40 PDT
6 Ways to Reduce Planer Snipe http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Ways-to-Reduce-Planer-Snipe/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 20:47:22 PDT
Simple, Low Cost Vacuum Chamber http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Low-Cost-Vacuum-Chamber/
Simple, Low Cost Vacuum Chamber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/9NA5/IRXTBKHV/FA19NA5IRXTBKHV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/9NA5/IRXTBKHV/FA19NA5IRXTBKHV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/9NA5/IRXTBKHV/FA19NA5IRXTBKHV.SMALL.jpg RyanJ12 I wanted to make a simple, low cost vacuum chamber. Using a previous Instructionable, I made one (see the blue RTV?) but I was unhappy with the result - especially the cost. I had about $16 in 2 fittings alone - the most expensive being a brass bulkhead and the container. I thought that I could do o...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 08:32:10 PDT
Rustic TV Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-TV-Stand/
Rustic TV Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/F14F/IRXTEILJ/FB5F14FIRXTEILJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/F14F/IRXTEILJ/FB5F14FIRXTEILJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/F14F/IRXTEILJ/FB5F14FIRXTEILJ.SMALL.jpg mtairymd I'm calling this a TV stand but it could also be used as a console or side table. It would easily fit behind a couch or be placed in a bedroom for storage. Being "rustic", it was built with simple construction methods from low cost lumber. The total material cost (excluding baskets) was around $50...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 17:20:23 PDT
Marvel Yarn Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Marvel-Yarn-Wall-Art/
Marvel Yarn Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/1ZHH/IRXTCYD3/FG81ZHHIRXTCYD3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/1ZHH/IRXTCYD3/FG81ZHHIRXTCYD3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/1ZHH/IRXTCYD3/FG81ZHHIRXTCYD3.SMALL.jpg zaclewis98 What Inspired me? Well, like a few of my other projects this one has been Inspired by another project ive seen. I saw someone make a dead pool Yarn work thing with nails, wood and yarn and absolutely loved it. So if youre that person who made it, youre seriously amazing! Please comment so I can tell...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 11:13:21 PDT
Poplar Secretary Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Poplar-Secretary-Desk/
Poplar Secretary Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/K9LL/IRXT962X/F7DK9LLIRXT962X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/K9LL/IRXT962X/F7DK9LLIRXT962X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/K9LL/IRXT962X/F7DK9LLIRXT962X.SMALL.jpg Thistlemile Recently, I took a woodworking class at my grad school where we had to design, draft, and build a piece of furniture. I went with a secretary desk because it A) incorporates a lot of different joinery and problem-solving, making it perfect to build as an intermediate project, and B) is super-functi...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 11:33:57 PDT
Wood & Leather Pencil Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Leather-Pencil-Case/
Wood & Leather Pencil Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/N5DJ/IRXT97VV/F6TN5DJIRXT97VV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/N5DJ/IRXT97VV/F6TN5DJIRXT97VV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/N5DJ/IRXT97VV/F6TN5DJIRXT97VV.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Making your own pencil case is a great and very useful project. I decided to use cherry wood and some veg tanned leather, however any kind of wood or leather would work here. This is a perfect project if you have some wood and leather scraps on hand, and it's also a project that doesn't require a wh...
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 23:44:48 PDT
Sketching Tool Holder From Wood & Acrylic http://www.instructables.com/id/Sketching-Tool-Holder-From-Wood-Acrylic/
Sketching Tool Holder From Wood & Acrylic - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/4WJP/IRXT4WOC/FC74WJPIRXT4WOC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/4WJP/IRXT4WOC/FC74WJPIRXT4WOC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/4WJP/IRXT4WOC/FC74WJPIRXT4WOC.SMALL.jpg seanhodgins Recently I had picked up a set of markers to try and push myself to improve my design skills. I found that they were taking up a ton of space on my desk and were strewn all over the place. However, keeping them in the box prevented me from sketching as often as I would like. I decided to make a smal...
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 07:02:14 PDT
Make the Stargazer Viking Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-Stargazer-Viking-Chair/
Make the Stargazer Viking Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/49CN/IRXT8DHU/F1V49CNIRXT8DHU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/49CN/IRXT8DHU/F1V49CNIRXT8DHU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/49CN/IRXT8DHU/F1V49CNIRXT8DHU.SMALL.jpg waylightcreate There are a lot of different versions of the stargazer/viking chair. We fell in love with the design about a year ago and thought that we would take the time to make one (or two) of our own and add our own unique spin to them. The things you might find different in our design is the fact that both s...
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 01:35:52 PDT
Mobile Table Saw Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Table-Saw-Bench/
Mobile Table Saw Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F20/JV0W/IRXT1KQQ/F20JV0WIRXT1KQQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F20/JV0W/IRXT1KQQ/F20JV0WIRXT1KQQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F20/JV0W/IRXT1KQQ/F20JV0WIRXT1KQQ.SMALL.jpg dgood3 i have decided it was time to make a mobile table saw stand. i had an old craftsman table saw for 10 years and have upgrated to a bigger saw (old) but bigger, and it weighs a lot. so i will discribe the process i went threw on putting this together. hope someone can use as a guide to do there own if...
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Thu, 18 Aug 2016 12:38:55 PDT
Faux Driftwood Jewelry Branch http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Driftwood-Jewelry-Branch/
Faux Driftwood Jewelry Branch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/67LN/IRXT0RLX/FUA67LNIRXT0RLX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/67LN/IRXT0RLX/FUA67LNIRXT0RLX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/67LN/IRXT0RLX/FUA67LNIRXT0RLX.SMALL.jpg Not_Tasha I've been trying to make this necklace holder for a few months and I finally finished it! Hopefully this will help me (and others) keep their necklaces, bracelets, and other hangable items in order. The method for making faux driftwood can be used for virtually any project, not just making a jewelry...
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Thu, 18 Aug 2016 06:40:49 PDT
Welcome sign from Reclaimed lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/Welcome-Sign-From-Reclaimed-Lumber/
Welcome sign from Reclaimed lumber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/L0GC/IRXSYPRV/F5XL0GCIRXSYPRV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/L0GC/IRXSYPRV/F5XL0GCIRXSYPRV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/L0GC/IRXSYPRV/F5XL0GCIRXSYPRV.SMALL.jpg dalegribble We needed a welcome sign at the house to spruce things up a little bit. So, of coarse, can't do a run of the mill Hobby lobby rustic sign. But, they have some cool ideas. So I compromised and made one kind of like theirs. It's made mostly of reclaimed materials. Except some 1 1/4" roofing nails...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 12:16:08 PDT
Electric upright bass http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Upright-Bass/
Electric upright bass - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/ZCGS/IRXSZ1T7/FEBZCGSIRXSZ1T7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/ZCGS/IRXSZ1T7/FEBZCGSIRXSZ1T7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/ZCGS/IRXSZ1T7/FEBZCGSIRXSZ1T7.SMALL.jpg petachock I used to have an electric upright bass many years ago but sold it as I only used it on and off. The amount it cost and the amount I played it didn't match....once sold i bought a synthesizer and a family holiday. Every now again I miss playing a double bass style instrument so decided to make one a...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 09:44:40 PDT
Newspaper Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Newspaper-Stand/
Newspaper Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/Q6LH/IRXSVNH9/FY5Q6LHIRXSVNH9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/Q6LH/IRXSVNH9/FY5Q6LHIRXSVNH9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/Q6LH/IRXSVNH9/FY5Q6LHIRXSVNH9.SMALL.jpg ThomasJ1 A friend of mine who works for one of the local newspaper asked me if I wanted to make a few stands for them to replace their old wire racks. The requirements for the new stand were the following: Sturdy Elegant Heavy Tall Needs to display the news at eye level Needs advertising on side...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 17:54:11 PDT
Chair Transformation http://www.instructables.com/id/Chair-Transformation/
Chair Transformation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/YH5H/IRXO3F2H/FAOYH5HIRXO3F2H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/YH5H/IRXO3F2H/FAOYH5HIRXO3F2H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/YH5H/IRXO3F2H/FAOYH5HIRXO3F2H.SMALL.jpg Nicholasjames For this project I will be taking this free chair that I found on the side of the road for free and turning it into a brand new beautiful chair. Disassemble To begin this project we need to disassemble the chair. This will help us see what we want to change or add to the chair. Disassembling the ...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 09:33:41 PDT
Entertainment Center from Ammo Crates http://www.instructables.com/id/Entertainment-Center-From-Ammo-Crates/
Entertainment Center from Ammo Crates - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/P2LV/IRXHM7YR/F3DP2LVIRXHM7YR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/P2LV/IRXHM7YR/F3DP2LVIRXHM7YR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/P2LV/IRXHM7YR/F3DP2LVIRXHM7YR.SMALL.jpg JpsManCave This project started from the need to have a better place to store & organize my DVD & Blu-Ray collection and to make room for my baby. She was born right before I finished this project, which caused me to rush the last bit. I enjoy military surplus items and I had 2 surplus ammo crates just sitting...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 08:42:53 PDT
Wood Polish/oil From Household Items http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Polishoil-From-Household-Items/
Wood Polish/oil From Household Items - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/K3ED/IRX4R8P4/FWAK3EDIRX4R8P4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/K3ED/IRX4R8P4/FWAK3EDIRX4R8P4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/K3ED/IRX4R8P4/FWAK3EDIRX4R8P4.SMALL.jpg leeroystake This is a recipe I use for a quick and easy DIY non-toxic wood polish that can be used for finishing (or re-finishing) which is mainly used in the kitchen on small carvings or other little wooden things that will live indoors. Ingredients: Coconut oil, orOlive oilA pinch of saltLemon juice (or a ...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 02:36:21 PDT