Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - diy http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:05:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 Making a Riddler Cane http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Riddler-Cane/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:54:09 PDT
Wine Barrel Stave Appetizer Tray (Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Barrel-Stave-Appetizer-Tray-Hand-Tools/
Wine Barrel Stave Appetizer Tray (Hand Tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/F30I/I0A54LMG/FL0F30II0A54LMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/F30I/I0A54LMG/FL0F30II0A54LMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/F30I/I0A54LMG/FL0F30II0A54LMG.SMALL.jpg kurnous34 Hi there! This will be my first instructable and I hope you enjoy it. I made this tray for my wife on our five year wedding anniversary. It turned out very nice, so I wanted to share it and give a little back to Instructables for helping to inspire me on other projects. This tray is made from n...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:05:34 PDT
Gun Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Gun-Cabinet/
Gun Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/L0SL/I01V8DDQ/FZUL0SLI01V8DDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/L0SL/I01V8DDQ/FZUL0SLI01V8DDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/L0SL/I01V8DDQ/FZUL0SLI01V8DDQ.SMALL.jpg r_anderson_c Here is a method of creating a cabinet. In particular a gun cabinet. This method can be used for other things, such as a bench, which is the time-lapse video. All wood was recycled, only screws and hinges were bought. Documentation gets a little sketchy towards the end as other projects took pre...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:40:49 PDT
Peg Board Tool Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Peg-Board-Tool-Cabinet/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:12:08 PDT
scrap ends table http://www.instructables.com/id/scrap-ends-table/
scrap ends table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus It might be hard to believe, but this attractive end grain table was made almost entirely with scrap wood. It looks amazing and is easy to make as it doesn't matter the size or of the scrap wood you use, or that you aren't precise with your cuts. The only parts of this project I bought were a 3' ...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:42:23 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
one way to square and cut a tabletop http://www.instructables.com/id/one-way-to-square-and-cut-a-tabletop/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:30:28 PDT
Home made Turtle House http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-Turtle-House/
Home made Turtle House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/TL4K/HZ9O4WM7/F80TL4KHZ9O4WM7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/TL4K/HZ9O4WM7/F80TL4KHZ9O4WM7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/TL4K/HZ9O4WM7/F80TL4KHZ9O4WM7.SMALL.jpg Jakido This is my first instructables, i hope you enjoy this, as far as the idea is really simple. Wake up: i grew up! A turtle grows 2 mm per month, so his house maybe can become close in a short time. It is time to change the air! my objective? A real-similar house, simple and functional ( and bigger,...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:00:31 PDT
Tiny House Euro http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-House-Euro/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 16:30:26 PDT
Chiseled Infinite Spiral http://www.instructables.com/id/Chiseled-Infinite-Spiral/
Chiseled Infinite Spiral - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/I1IM/HZ6T9WC0/FQVI1IMHZ6T9WC0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/I1IM/HZ6T9WC0/FQVI1IMHZ6T9WC0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/I1IM/HZ6T9WC0/FQVI1IMHZ6T9WC0.SMALL.jpg Harshikajain This is an infinite spiral which I chiseled out from a piece of teak wood. If you run your finger in the semicircular cavity, you would return to the same place after covering each of the six faces of the cuboid block. Besides this, it smells awesome. Material and Tools Material: 1.5"x 12" block ...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:46:34 PDT
Puzzle Box (Unabox) http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-Unabox/
Puzzle Box (Unabox) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a modified version of the Unabox which was built by TXTCLA55 as shown here:http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Puzzle-Box-A-ne...This simplified version can be built with limited tools and a basic skill level. The drawing is included in the video description. Note that the drawing units are...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:51:11 PDT
Foldable Stool-Step [UPDATED] http://www.instructables.com/id/foldable-bench-stair/
Foldable Stool-Step [UPDATED] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SMALL.gif andrea biffi Lately I helped a friend to design a foldable stool-step. Those brilliant pieces of furniture were very common in Italy in last century, but it seems that lately they are not considered trendy and you don't see them often. In any case they are so suitable that I designed three models with small vari...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:55:34 PDT
How To Build A garden Lighthouse Out Of Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-garden-Lighthouse-Out-Of-Pallets/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:48:09 PDT
Solar Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Birdhouse/
Solar Birdhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/5R7R/HYU8B602/F4K5R7RHYU8B602.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/5R7R/HYU8B602/F4K5R7RHYU8B602.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/5R7R/HYU8B602/F4K5R7RHYU8B602.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This project was built with wood and the solar panel / light from a low cost walkway light. The octagon shape can be scaled up or down. The dimensions for this birdhouse (see drawing) were optimized for a House Finch size bird. There are multiple sources that can provide optimum sizing for birdho...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:57:45 PDT
DIY Wooden Toothbrush http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Toothbrush/
DIY Wooden Toothbrush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/NHSN/HYPNX2DI/F4SNHSNHYPNX2DI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/NHSN/HYPNX2DI/F4SNHSNHYPNX2DI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/NHSN/HYPNX2DI/F4SNHSNHYPNX2DI.SMALL.jpg laffinm This is how I made a (safe and usable) wooden toothbrush from scratch with very few tools and materials. This project was very fun and easy and took about 30 minutes. I definitely recommend trying this for yourself. Please favorite and vote! Thank you. Video This video will show you all the steps...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 11:26:25 PDT
How To Make A Wooden Cross http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Wooden-Cross/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 19:29:00 PDT
Rock Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Wall/
Rock Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/IW4W/HYE5RP0Z/F0MIW4WHYE5RP0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/IW4W/HYE5RP0Z/F0MIW4WHYE5RP0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/IW4W/HYE5RP0Z/F0MIW4WHYE5RP0Z.SMALL.jpg eatteyah Introduction : This project is back to more than two years, When I try to use a space with unusual angle which is difficult to put a furniture or any other piece. In that time I really inspired by Paul Duranton – Eco sculpture website ( I put in the cover of my instructables the project which I sa...
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 10:29:43 PDT
Simple Round Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Round-Table/
Simple Round Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This project was built with a round top from a broken table and two 2x4’s. The top in this project is 30 inches in diameter. However, the designed can be scaled up or down based on your top diameter and/or desired table height. See drawing and video for build instructions.Drawing: https://drive.g...
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 12:57:38 PDT
How to build a cheap workbench for woodworking using a Kreg HD jig, with VIDEO tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-cheap-and-easy-workbench-for-woodwo/
How to build a cheap workbench for woodworking using a Kreg HD jig, with VIDEO tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/M2E6/HYC60329/FX6M2E6HYC60329.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/M2E6/HYC60329/FX6M2E6HYC60329.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/M2E6/HYC60329/FX6M2E6HYC60329.SMALL.jpg onewoodtools Free Plans are also available below in Imperial and Metric. See Full Video Tutorial Video Here. Warren from One Wood Tools shows how to build a cheap and easy island woodworking workbench with dog holes, joints are made using the Kreg HD pocket hole jig.This workbench was built for a little over ...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 23:58:13 PDT
Make this Infant Canopy Bed Photographers Prop or Pet Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-this-Infant-Canopy-Bed-Photogrophers-Prop-or-/
Make this Infant Canopy Bed Photographers Prop or Pet Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/UVDU/HY8IL82E/FN3UVDUHY8IL82E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/UVDU/HY8IL82E/FN3UVDUHY8IL82E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/UVDU/HY8IL82E/FN3UVDUHY8IL82E.SMALL.jpg SlickSqueegie In this instructable, I will show you an easy to make canopy pet bed or infant photographers prop. My Sister-in-Law requested a canopy bed for infants. An image search turned up several designs. Most of which were made with pre-spun staircase balusters. The spindles right off the home store shelf, a...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:27:14 PDT
Gatling Rubber Band Machine Gun - Easy Weekend Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Gatling-Rubber-Band-Machine-Gun-Easy-Weekend-Proje/
Gatling Rubber Band Machine Gun - Easy Weekend Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HHMF/HY48DFCJ/FJYHHMFHY48DFCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HHMF/HY48DFCJ/FJYHHMFHY48DFCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HHMF/HY48DFCJ/FJYHHMFHY48DFCJ.SMALL.jpg melarky This super fun rubber band gatling gun project can be completed in a weekend with inexpensive material and basic tools that most people already have. There are easier ways to make some of these parts using expensive specialized tools, but we tried to make the entire guide more accessible by using...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:10:29 PDT
dimmable wooden desk lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/dimmable-wooden-desk-lamp/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:30:08 PDT
Pyrography Wood Burning: Fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burning-Fish/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:19:18 PDT
Stow-Away Whiteboard and Magnetic Tool Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Stow-Away-Whiteboard-and-Magnetic-Tool-Holder/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:49:57 PDT
Mobile Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Sign/
Mobile Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/ZREQ/HXIKCL9C/FIZZREQHXIKCL9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/ZREQ/HXIKCL9C/FIZZREQHXIKCL9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/ZREQ/HXIKCL9C/FIZZREQHXIKCL9C.SMALL.jpg r_anderson_c Yard sales are a great American, summer past-time. To have a successful yard sale, you must advertise. Here is a basic sign built as cheaply and easily as my project allowed. Some steps could be skipped or altered to fit your needs. Chalk board paint could make this a great bistro or café sign. ...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:57:37 PDT
Adirondack chair from ONE board http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-chair-from-ONE-board/
Adirondack chair from ONE board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/7MMY/HWS3RTLU/FWI7MMYHWS3RTLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/7MMY/HWS3RTLU/FWI7MMYHWS3RTLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/7MMY/HWS3RTLU/FWI7MMYHWS3RTLU.SMALL.jpg seamster Nothing says summertime like a wooden Adirondack chair!These classic outdoor chairs are comfy and perfect for resting in after a long day, or for getting up early and watching the sun rise while sipping your favorite hot beverage. There are about a million variations on the Adirondack chair, and an ...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:49:44 PDT
DIY: Skimboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Skimboard/
DIY: Skimboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/OO6T/HWNUIJV5/F1UOO6THWNUIJV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/OO6T/HWNUIJV5/F1UOO6THWNUIJV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/OO6T/HWNUIJV5/F1UOO6THWNUIJV5.SMALL.jpg BenjiDaa I saw a skimboard at a shop near the beach one day, and I thought, "You know I could make something like that!" Guess what I did, I came home, found some wood, and started hauling away at making a skimboard.This skimboard isn't too hard to make, and the cost is relatively low. Give it a nice paint j...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 23:08:25 PDT
Build A Stepping Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Stepping-Stool/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:33:07 PDT
How to paint varnish!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-varnish/
How to paint varnish!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/4NGQ/HWCJHN77/FBR4NGQHWCJHN77.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/4NGQ/HWCJHN77/FBR4NGQHWCJHN77.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/4NGQ/HWCJHN77/FBR4NGQHWCJHN77.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu How to paint varnish!!(video version)I introduce a way to fix a display shelf in the wall!! I live in a rental apartment, but I want to customize in my room without minding the deposit!!When I fix the display shelf in the wall, I pierce the wall.I introduce a way to repair the hole, too.I introduce....
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 23:25:04 PDT
How to make a wooden pipe, with a carb, from a tree branch. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wooden-pipe-with-a-carb-from-a-tree-/
How to make a wooden pipe, with a carb, from a tree branch. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/22E1/HW8SZG80/F8522E1HW8SZG80.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/22E1/HW8SZG80/F8522E1HW8SZG80.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/22E1/HW8SZG80/F8522E1HW8SZG80.SMALL.jpg geckomage First off i will say this. My purpose for this instructable is to show resourceful, patient people how to cheaply, and effectively solve the problem of having nothing to smoke out of with a bit of creativity and elegance. You all know the drill, i am not responsible for what you choose to do with th...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 10:53:47 PDT
Homemade Wooden CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wooden-CNC/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 07:18:17 PDT
Sanding Block from scrap wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Sanding-Block-from-scrap-wood/
Sanding Block from scrap wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/09O5/HVPELIUP/FKW09O5HVPELIUP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/09O5/HVPELIUP/FKW09O5HVPELIUP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/09O5/HVPELIUP/FKW09O5HVPELIUP.SMALL.jpg heavy11 Since my bandsaw motor is getting an overhaul I decided to make something useful for my shop. Here is a simple yet effective sanding block which I made only from scrap laying in my shop.
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Tue, 27 May 2014 13:24:08 PDT
pallet wood shed http://www.instructables.com/id/pallet-wood-shed/
pallet wood shed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/LC24/HVFL6NSY/FXRLC24HVFL6NSY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/LC24/HVFL6NSY/FXRLC24HVFL6NSY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/LC24/HVFL6NSY/FXRLC24HVFL6NSY.SMALL.jpg kristof2010 this is my 8 x 6 pallet wood shed building the base to the shed using the pallet wood as floor boards building the frame work using 2.5 inch x 1.5 inch wood frame work from an other angle i built the frame work around the door and window i didn't really use measurements just made it ...
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Tue, 20 May 2014 14:21:52 PDT
Wide Plank Floor DIY: Rough Cut to Tongue and Groove http://www.instructables.com/id/Wide-Plank-Floor-DIY-Rough-Cut-to-Tongue-and-Groov/
Wide Plank Floor DIY: Rough Cut to Tongue and Groove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/ZQYC/HURHRR6D/F23ZQYCHURHRR6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/ZQYC/HURHRR6D/F23ZQYCHURHRR6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/ZQYC/HURHRR6D/F23ZQYCHURHRR6D.SMALL.jpg jrytlews As Winter progressed in Michigan and outside projects turned to inside projects A massive idea came to fruition. Lets finish the basement! Which has been slowly transformed from a moist rock 100 year old, but 8 feet tall basement into a water proofed framed canvas complete with subfloor. I may make...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 13:49:16 PDT
10 Inch Wood Letters Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Inch-Wood-Letters-Logo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/U2EG/HU8449ZN/F0KU2EGHU8449ZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/U2EG/HU8449ZN/F0KU2EGHU8449ZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/U2EG/HU8449ZN/F0KU2EGHU8449ZN.SMALL.jpg stevenarango Hello there My Fellow Instructables.. Here i have 10 Inch Wood Letters  " Logo" I used Pine Wood 3 Pcs  3 Feet Long By 2 Inches Wide 3/4 Inch Thick. Using The Table Saw i Cut Them Into 3 Pcs About 5 mm Thick.  Then Using A template. I Created 3 Letters. 10" Tall  9 " Wide  & 2 " Thick. The Body ...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 01:20:30 PDT
DIY pool stick and pool ball case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-pool-stick-and-pool-ball-case/
DIY pool stick and pool ball case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K0EE/HTKXVA34/FRMK0EEHTKXVA34.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K0EE/HTKXVA34/FRMK0EEHTKXVA34.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K0EE/HTKXVA34/FRMK0EEHTKXVA34.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box While my pool table is undergoing repairs I still like to get out and go play at the local pool hall. I can easily take my nice cue to the pool hall but what about taking the pool balls with you? I know it is a little out of the ordinary to want to take pool balls with you but you can ask any passio...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 09:30:31 PDT
Pallet Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Table-5/
Pallet Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SMALL.jpg stee7 Beginning I just took 2 full pallet and attach them together in the center with 4x4 post wood Stain After attaching them together I stain it with dark brown and treated it with Thompson water seal Final Final I added 4x5 post for legs....I made 6 leg so it can be stable with the weight
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 19:23:29 PDT
Pallet Sliding Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Sliding-Door-1/
Pallet Sliding Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/WE2X/HTK5M1Z1/FZWWE2XHTK5M1Z1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/WE2X/HTK5M1Z1/FZWWE2XHTK5M1Z1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/WE2X/HTK5M1Z1/FZWWE2XHTK5M1Z1.SMALL.jpg stee7 Pallet Disassemble the pile of pallet Framing I brought 4 strip of 4x10 and nail each piece if pallet wood into it After Framing After framing I stain it with dark brown stain and install the wheeling for the track Final Install metal rail for the door to hang on
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 10:17:48 PDT
An ugly but easy wall mounted charging docking station http://www.instructables.com/id/An-ugly-but-easy-wall-mounted-charging-docking-sta/
An ugly but easy wall mounted charging docking station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/ROJM/HT7P69YJ/FUFROJMHT7P69YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/ROJM/HT7P69YJ/FUFROJMHT7P69YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/ROJM/HT7P69YJ/FUFROJMHT7P69YJ.SMALL.jpg anuvanoob After little luck finding a charging station for my exact needs I decided to test my subpar wood working skills and build my own. I wanted it to be mounted on the wall parallel to my bed (instead of perpendicular like on a night stand) since the wall is at arm's length. This makes it easier to gra...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 16:20:07 PDT
Workbench from a pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-from-a-pallet/
Workbench from a pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/OYAB/HT7ETCY1/FT3OYABHT7ETCY1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/OYAB/HT7ETCY1/FT3OYABHT7ETCY1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/OYAB/HT7ETCY1/FT3OYABHT7ETCY1.SMALL.jpg stuartcom This is a concept that allows you to use an old pallet which you may have lying around like I did and turn it into something useful a workbench :D Gathering equiptment Equipment list:HammerScrewsDrillSawGood weather!a Pallet x2and a buddy to help with the fiddly bits We also used the nails fro...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:01:00 PDT
Hand Turned Tea light or Eggcup http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-light-or-Eggcup-/
Hand Turned Tea light or Eggcup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/4QH6/HUX9RBYI/FM84QH6HUX9RBYI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/4QH6/HUX9RBYI/FM84QH6HUX9RBYI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/4QH6/HUX9RBYI/FM84QH6HUX9RBYI.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR We went to an outlet shopping village this weekend where I got some Yankee Tea Light candles and decided to make some bases/holders for them. The pictures above are the final outcome, I will leave it to you to decide if they are Tea-lights or Egg-cups, but I think they could serve both purposes. ...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 12:13:06 PDT
Recycling paper to make seed pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycling-paper-to-make-seed-pots/
Recycling paper to make seed pots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/R51F/HT18T4ED/FZZR51FHT18T4ED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/R51F/HT18T4ED/FZZR51FHT18T4ED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/R51F/HT18T4ED/FZZR51FHT18T4ED.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I've seen a number of these types of seed pots. They are a great way to recycle your newspaper or any other biodegradable rubbish that comes through your letter boxes these days.   Those that I've found have been made by hand either by folding (Origami style) into boxes or by hand rolling cyli...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 07:05:28 PDT
Up from the Ashes a Mantle Piece renovation http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-from-the-Ashes-a-Mantle-Piece-renovation/
Up from the Ashes a Mantle Piece renovation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/LZO9/HUUXFKFY/FNYLZO9HUUXFKFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/LZO9/HUUXFKFY/FNYLZO9HUUXFKFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/LZO9/HUUXFKFY/FNYLZO9HUUXFKFY.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR This project started life as an accident. The original intent was to strip back the paint from an existing mantle piece. Unfortunately the previous owners had painted and re-painted the whole fire place and finally drilled into it to block it off, all of which made cleaning difficult. (Picture 1...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 04:35:26 PDT
Door Trimming Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Door-Trimming-Jig/
Door Trimming Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/QCSI/HUWMF76V/FQNQCSIHUWMF76V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/QCSI/HUWMF76V/FQNQCSIHUWMF76V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/QCSI/HUWMF76V/FQNQCSIHUWMF76V.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR When we moved into our house (built around 1900) we found that none of the doors where of a standard size or shape. I some cases we had to add batons to the top and bottoms to increase the sizes in others pack out the frames so that a modern size would fit. The problem came when the frames where alr...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 04:51:08 PDT
DIY Drum Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drum-Sander/
DIY Drum Sander - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/6RG6/HSM52E1N/FWD6RG6HSM52E1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/6RG6/HSM52E1N/FWD6RG6HSM52E1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/6RG6/HSM52E1N/FWD6RG6HSM52E1N.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR This is only a short guide to help with something a don't like doing Sanding I think sanding is not the most interesting part of the project, unfortunately its the part that can either make or break the look of the finished job. On several occasions I have found a need to sand around corners o...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 03:53:21 PDT
A Motor Bike - What a Rocking Ride http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Motor-Bike-What-a-Rocking-Ride/
A Motor Bike - What a Rocking Ride - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/B6AO/HSKFDKP5/F7WB6AOHSKFDKP5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/B6AO/HSKFDKP5/F7WB6AOHSKFDKP5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/B6AO/HSKFDKP5/F7WB6AOHSKFDKP5.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR When daughters where born and as soon as they could walk I made them a toy each, both got a hobby horse (see my instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/Hobby-Horse/ ). We now have three children and our son is old enough to have his ride. Although the girls love riding their horses up and d...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 12:39:48 PDT
Hobby Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/Hobby-Horse/
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 05:02:12 PST
pt 5 make your own free furniture with simple tools - tim sway perspectives http://www.instructables.com/id/pt-5-make-your-own-free-furniture-with-simple-tool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/YKJT/HSASL8VK/FP7YKJTHSASL8VK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/YKJT/HSASL8VK/FP7YKJTHSASL8VK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/YKJT/HSASL8VK/FP7YKJTHSASL8VK.SMALL.jpg timsway this is part 5 in my six-part series designed to show how to get your own free, reclaimed wood, get all the tools you need to for cheap and start building stuff with it. in episode 5 i make a useful, little bench/table/stool that is very simple to do and really only requires a handsaw, hammer and n...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 06:16:35 PST
Coffee table out of pallets and cardboard tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-table-out-of-pallets-and-cardboard-tubes/
Coffee table out of pallets and cardboard tubes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/N900/HSAOLHJY/F62N900HSAOLHJY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/N900/HSAOLHJY/F62N900HSAOLHJY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/N900/HSAOLHJY/F62N900HSAOLHJY.SMALL.jpg foradoescritorio I have received this industrial pallet from the Meteorological Institute of the town that I live, and I just couldn't spend the writing that came on it. I had to do something with it, and it was the perect size for a coffee table.Portuguese version available at www.foradoescritorio.com.brWhat you'll...
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 18:55:05 PST
Fruit/Vegetable Crate Out of 2"X3" Lumber (16" long) http://www.instructables.com/id/FruitVegetable-Crate-Out-of-2X3-Lumber-16-long/
Fruit/Vegetable Crate Out of 2"X3" Lumber (16" long) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/82AT/HS9Y7WYJ/FK882ATHS9Y7WYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/82AT/HS9Y7WYJ/FK882ATHS9Y7WYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/82AT/HS9Y7WYJ/FK882ATHS9Y7WYJ.SMALL.jpg ankit0621 How to build a fruit/vegetable crate out of one 16" piece of 2x3 lumber (stud). Tools/Materials: -16" piece of 2x3 -Handsaw -Table saw/circular saw -Measuring tape -Hot glue gun -Nails (optional) Measuring and Cutting Take a 16" 2x3 stud (actual dim 1.5" x 2.5") and mark it as per the drawing b...
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 08:44:13 PST