Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:52:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Display Case/ Shadowbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Display-Case-Shadowbox/
Display Case/ Shadowbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/O7DO/I0NOHH1B/FEBO7DOI0NOHH1B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/O7DO/I0NOHH1B/FEBO7DOI0NOHH1B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/O7DO/I0NOHH1B/FEBO7DOI0NOHH1B.SMALL.jpg josh.miller.eng Supplies & Tools Assuming you've taken the time to CAD out a design and you've got your dimensions... Hit the Hardware Store/ Lumber Yard or unguarded construction site.1/2" x 2" & 5" x8' MDF Baseboard1/4" PegboardLED Puck Lighting KitWood glue1 1/4" NailsHole FillerTools:Table sawChop sawF...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:37:02 PDT
Pirate Chest Cooler Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Chest-Cooler-Box/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:14:03 PDT
Wood Working Primer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Working-Primer/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:36:22 PDT
Make the best tweezers around http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-best-tweezers-around/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:04:07 PDT
Make your own knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-knife/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:37:13 PDT
Tiny Handy Wood Bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Handy-Wood-Bookmark/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 05:17:53 PDT
Walnut Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-Tray/
Walnut Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/SVKR/I0LCCBIL/FXRSVKRI0LCCBIL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/SVKR/I0LCCBIL/FXRSVKRI0LCCBIL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/SVKR/I0LCCBIL/FXRSVKRI0LCCBIL.SMALL.jpg DaoudNaouri Once again, while seeking a new source of inspiration, I stumbled across a great furniture designer by the name of Andre Joyau : http://andrejoyau.com. He has an eye for literally raw elements combined with simple elegant design and lines. I did not want to commit to a long term project. I wanted to...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 15:36:31 PDT
Mini Coffin http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Coffin/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:13:42 PDT
Super hero graveyard tombstones http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-hero-graveyard-tombstones/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 03:54:14 PDT
Laptop Stand from hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stand-from-hanger/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:18:01 PDT
Old School CNC Name Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-School-CNC-Name-Block/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:32:57 PDT
13 Dollar Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/13-Dollar-Guitar/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:28:38 PDT
Handmade Jewelry Armoire http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Jewelry-Armoire/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 22:23:04 PDT
Log box/case http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-boxcase/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:12:42 PDT
Wine Barrel Stave Appetizer Tray (Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Barrel-Stave-Appetizer-Tray-Hand-Tools/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:05:34 PDT
Wooden iPhone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-iPhone-Case/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:51:19 PDT
The Reclaimed Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Reclaimed-Bench/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:42:46 PDT
Dark Knight Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Batman-Wall-Clock/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:41:50 PDT
Simple Low Cost Desk/Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Low-Cost-DeskTable/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 08:21:22 PDT
Marvelous money boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Marvelous-money-boxes/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:00:58 PDT
Easy Helmet Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Helmet-Stand/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:58:30 PDT
scrap ends table http://www.instructables.com/id/scrap-ends-table/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:42:23 PDT
Make a wooden toy. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-wooden-toy/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:11:38 PDT
Foldable Stool-Step [UPDATED] http://www.instructables.com/id/foldable-bench-stair/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:55:34 PDT
Ice Cream Pint Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Cream-Pint-Lock/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 08:29:59 PDT
wooden pen http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-pen-1/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 08:15:22 PDT
Wooden Phone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Phone-Case/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 15:39:38 PDT
The Figurines http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Figurines/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 21:41:50 PDT
Bike rack of wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-rack-of-wood/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 12:28:57 PDT
Medieval Crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-Crossbow/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:26:25 PDT
Make a Rune Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Rune-Blade/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:02:22 PDT
wooden bull's head http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-bulls-head/
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By: Ninchen

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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:44:36 PDT
The Bottled Beer Shotgun http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bottled-Beer-Shotgun/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:45:07 PDT
Tropical Island Art - Solar Wood Burn http://www.instructables.com/id/Tropical-Island-Art-Solar-Wood-Burn/
Tropical Island Art - Solar Wood Burn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/IA5Y/HZFDY37B/FYJIA5YHZFDY37B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/IA5Y/HZFDY37B/FYJIA5YHZFDY37B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/IA5Y/HZFDY37B/FYJIA5YHZFDY37B.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 This is a very simple project and an extra fast one. But very rewarding.I thought I could paint my tropical island master piece on a piece of wood with wood burning using a magnifying glass lens. This was very simple ,easy and interesting. Materials and Tools Materials :A peiece of wood.Some pap...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:16:25 PDT
DIY: Wooden Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Ring/
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By: MoundofMittens

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:45:41 PDT
Home made Turtle House http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-Turtle-House/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:00:31 PDT
DIY Live Edge Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Live-Edge-Clock/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:40:45 PDT
Chain saw carving a eagle head http://www.instructables.com/id/Chain-saw-carving-a-eagle-head/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 20:05:30 PDT
Trailer Trolley http://www.instructables.com/id/Trailer-Trolley/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:16:17 PDT
Puzzle Box (Unabox) http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-Unabox/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:51:11 PDT
Wooden Money Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Money-Clip/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:04:54 PDT
reclaimed wood headphone holder http://www.instructables.com/id/reclaimed-wood-headphone-holder/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:50:43 PDT
Free Floating TARDIS http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Floating-TARDIS/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:57:52 PDT
Rustic napkin holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-napkin-holders/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:47:51 PDT
Solar Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Birdhouse/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:57:45 PDT
'Frontier Style' Workmate - NO POWER TOOLS http://www.instructables.com/id/Frontier-Style-Workmate-NO-POWER-TOOLS/
'Frontier Style' Workmate - NO POWER TOOLS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/SZJK/HYU8EP8R/FHTSZJKHYU8EP8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/SZJK/HYU8EP8R/FHTSZJKHYU8EP8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/SZJK/HYU8EP8R/FHTSZJKHYU8EP8R.SMALL.jpg bricobart To me, working wood is one of the best ways to exit stress - after running after midnight, computer throwing (to bad people), melonspitting (try it, it's not so easy as it seems), clay kitten shooting and good ol' beerdrinking.So one inglorious day I decided to make a kind of "outdoor workmate". Wh...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:43:24 PDT
Crosscut Sled for your Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Crosscut-Sled-for-your-Table-Saw/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:55:37 PDT
Caduceus Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Caduceus-Pen/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 23:02:20 PDT
Vintage Style Garden Stake Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintagte-Style-Garden-Stake-Tripod/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 18:20:24 PDT
How to Make a Machette or Corn Knife Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Machette-or-Corn-Knife-Handle/
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 11:53:16 PDT