Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - diy http://www.instructables.com Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:49:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wooden Tripod Adaptor Plate - Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Tripod-Adaptor-Plate-Replacement/
Wooden Tripod Adaptor Plate - Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/ND0R/IDYKCUZ4/FN4ND0RIDYKCUZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/ND0R/IDYKCUZ4/FN4ND0RIDYKCUZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/ND0R/IDYKCUZ4/FN4ND0RIDYKCUZ4.SMALL.jpg savvas_papasavva I found a tripod which was chucked out in the West End in London, noticing it instantly. Having had a preoccupation with tripods, since realised that no matter how impressive your camcorder might be, if you cannot match it with a decent tripod, your footage will be limited by shaky and jerky movemen...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:15:50 PDT
Magnetic Knife Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Knife-Holder/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:01:00 PDT
BUILD a side table/ stool http://www.instructables.com/id/BUILD-a-side-table-stool/
BUILD a side table/ stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/UGZ0/IDU2NOF1/FPSUGZ0IDU2NOF1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/UGZ0/IDU2NOF1/FPSUGZ0IDU2NOF1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/UGZ0/IDU2NOF1/FPSUGZ0IDU2NOF1.SMALL.jpg Tom Howbridge build this side table / stool in a weekend ! Cut your wood I used the table saw and chop saw to cut the wood to size, pallet wood thickness can vary but in the third image are a few measurements that should help you build yours. Legs one board was ripped from 7cm to 3.5cm then it was glued an...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:03:34 PDT
Laundry Room Cabinets. DIY. http://www.instructables.com/id/Laundry-Room-Cabinets-DIY/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:47:12 PDT
DIY Cunstruction Crane Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cunstruction-Crane-Toy/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 07:37:07 PDT
How To Build a Variable Box Joint Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Variable-Box-Joint-Jig/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:52:17 PDT
Sliced Wood Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliced-Wood-Clock/
Sliced Wood Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/MZI5/IDPSCA8U/FKCMZI5IDPSCA8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/MZI5/IDPSCA8U/FKCMZI5IDPSCA8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/MZI5/IDPSCA8U/FKCMZI5IDPSCA8U.SMALL.jpg kludge77 This grand clock is made from two walnut boards measuring 4" x 16" and opened up like a fan!I wanted a project to challenge me and this fit the bill. The final size is 34" in diameter and quite a striking addition to the wall. let me show you how I made it. Cutting up your stock I learned abo...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:52:16 PDT
How To Build a Simple Bathroom Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Simple-Bathroom-Shelf/
How To Build a Simple Bathroom Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XGPR/IDOCWTKD/FEFXGPRIDOCWTKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XGPR/IDOCWTKD/FEFXGPRIDOCWTKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XGPR/IDOCWTKD/FEFXGPRIDOCWTKD.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar If you need a simple and practical shelf for your bathroom (or anywhere else, really!), then this simple design would be a great choice. This shelf is pretty easy to build, it's made with plywood, and you could always get the home improvement store to do the cuts for you at the store.The build utili...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 11:36:42 PDT
Tealight candle holder from scrap wood..... http://www.instructables.com/id/Tealight-candle-holder-from-scrap-wood/
Tealight candle holder from scrap wood..... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/BSIM/IDIN9LLX/FAPBSIMIDIN9LLX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/BSIM/IDIN9LLX/FAPBSIMIDIN9LLX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/BSIM/IDIN9LLX/FAPBSIMIDIN9LLX.SMALL.jpg hboom Like every woodworker or creative person you have always pieces of left overs in your shop.You won't throw them away because.....You always can make something out of it.And that's what I did.You wanna know how I made it?Just stick around .......... What you need.... 1. Left over pieces of differe...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 22:31:50 PDT
Foldable Stool-step realisation http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-Stool-step-realisation/
Foldable Stool-step realisation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/3M8A/IADRBIWN/FRR3M8AIADRBIWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/3M8A/IADRBIWN/FRR3M8AIADRBIWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/3M8A/IADRBIWN/FRR3M8AIADRBIWN.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi After publishing the project for different types of foldable stool-steps, I was able to make a set of 4. This time I had to adapt dimensions for the wood bars I already had. material I sanded and cut wood bars and boards, optimizing the process making a group of four\eight pieces for each type.Th...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 07:15:03 PDT
Easy Build End Table - Limited Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Build-End-Table-Limited-Tools/
Easy Build End Table - Limited Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/W81H/IDA2J1LE/FCFW81HIDA2J1LE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/W81H/IDA2J1LE/FCFW81HIDA2J1LE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/W81H/IDA2J1LE/FCFW81HIDA2J1LE.SMALL.jpg nick ferry I can asked every so often about projects that don't require many tools to make but yet the projects are not crap (bluntly put). I came up with this simple end table. If you can get your home center to cut boards to length for you, the only other things you will need is a pocket hole jig and drill...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14:31:44 PDT
Electric Guitar: Body and Neck http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Guitar-Body-and-Neck/
Electric Guitar: Body and Neck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/LM7Z/IDA2IBLU/F91LM7ZIDA2IBLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/LM7Z/IDA2IBLU/F91LM7ZIDA2IBLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/LM7Z/IDA2IBLU/F91LM7ZIDA2IBLU.SMALL.jpg ThomasJ1 In this Instructable, I will show you how I built an electric guitar using tools commonly found in any average workshop. We will see different steps such as how to build the body, wire the electronics, build the neck and shape the fretboard. Find some plans The first step is to find some plans. T...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 11:12:12 PDT
The Black Light Bangle http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Black-Light-Bangle/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 15:18:52 PDT
Totoro Whirligig http://www.instructables.com/id/Totoro-Whirligig/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 19:40:33 PDT
Chess Game from Scrap DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Chess-Game-from-Scrap-DIY/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 22:54:40 PDT
DIY Dog Pool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Pool/
DIY Dog Pool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/A6N6/ICYMZSUS/FL2A6N6ICYMZSUS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/A6N6/ICYMZSUS/FL2A6N6ICYMZSUS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/A6N6/ICYMZSUS/FL2A6N6ICYMZSUS.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar It's been hot here lately with several 100 degree days. My dog, Darwin - a golden retriever has been hot too. So I figured, maybe he would like a pool to cool down in. I looked around the shop, found some scrap plywood, an old tarp and figured, hey why not. Building the Structure For the structur...
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 11:58:14 PDT
Kid's Toolbox: Great for toting toys and tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Toolbox-Great-for-toting-toys-and-tools/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 08:44:53 PDT
Wooden Scaffolding Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Scaffolding-Tower/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 05:43:43 PDT
Laser Engraved Birthday Calendar DIY PROJECT http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Engraved-Birthday-Calendar-DIY-PROJECT/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 09:13:54 PDT
DIY Birthday Calendar with Few Tools!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Birthday-Calendar-with-Few-Tools/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:06:52 PDT
Jurassic DIY Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Jurassic-DIY-Lamp/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:57:30 PDT
Amazing Wood Bending Technique! http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Wood-Bending-Technique/
Amazing Wood Bending Technique! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/O2GB/ICJM0S0V/FBCO2GBICJM0S0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/O2GB/ICJM0S0V/FBCO2GBICJM0S0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/O2GB/ICJM0S0V/FBCO2GBICJM0S0V.SMALL.jpg kludge77 Would you like to see how easy it is to bend wood like a slinky? The trick to this technique is all about the setup, and once you've got that down the possibilities are near endless! I saw a band saw cut vase on a woodworking forum that I frequent, that lead me back to the work of Seth Rolland. I ...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 14:05:30 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 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
DIY Pocket Hole Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pocket-Hole-Jig/
DIY Pocket Hole Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/5XW3/IC5C37YM/FMM5XW3IC5C37YM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/5XW3/IC5C37YM/FMM5XW3IC5C37YM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/5XW3/IC5C37YM/FMM5XW3IC5C37YM.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!Kreg Pocket Hole Jigs have become synonymous with DIYers over years. In truth, these things have been around...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:00:33 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 Make Non-Toxic Paste Wax http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Non-Toxic-Paste-Wax/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 19:15:58 PDT
Table Saw Sled (w/ Toggle Clamps) http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Sled-w-Toggle-Clamps/
Table Saw Sled (w/ Toggle Clamps) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/4P32/IBJTJ3KG/FHK4P32IBJTJ3KG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/4P32/IBJTJ3KG/FHK4P32IBJTJ3KG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/4P32/IBJTJ3KG/FHK4P32IBJTJ3KG.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren I had kickback accident in the shop (linked in the video above), so I decided to build a cross cut sled to make safer more precise cross cuts on the table saw. I wanted to make it my own so I used UHMW plastic for the runners, and added mini t-track on the back fence for toggle clamps and a flip st...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:08:37 PDT
Drunken Cutting Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/Drunken-Cutting-Boards/
Drunken Cutting Boards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/RZEH/IBGCWC2W/FKYRZEHIBGCWC2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/RZEH/IBGCWC2W/FKYRZEHIBGCWC2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/RZEH/IBGCWC2W/FKYRZEHIBGCWC2W.SMALL.jpg kludge77 This is my first cutting board. An interesting pattern emerges from the flowing "S" shape and works really well with the high contrast of maple and walnut. Taking Stock Of Your Stock The process begins with two board that are the same thickness. In this case my lumber was 7/8 of an inch thick....
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 09:11:40 PDT
How To Build a Custom Sized Gate http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Custom-Sized-Gate/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 09:13:32 PDT
DIY Woodworking Cam Clamps & Plans! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Woodworking-Cam-Clamps-Plans/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 08:40:15 PDT
How To Render Beeswax from Honeycomb http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Render-Beeswax-from-Honeycomb/
How To Render Beeswax from Honeycomb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/D6I2/IB040FZN/FZMD6I2IB040FZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/D6I2/IB040FZN/FZMD6I2IB040FZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/D6I2/IB040FZN/FZMD6I2IB040FZN.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar There's a couple of different ways to acquire solid beeswax - from specialty woodworking stores, to apiaries, to health food stores. But if you happen to know someone who works with bees, you can render wax from honeycombs directly. And that is what we'll cover in this instructable. Cheesecloth T...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 19:40:11 PDT
Custom Apple Watch Charging Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Apple-Watch-Charging-Stand/
Custom Apple Watch Charging Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/06SS/IAWD86ZX/FY506SSIAWD86ZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/06SS/IAWD86ZX/FY506SSIAWD86ZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/06SS/IAWD86ZX/FY506SSIAWD86ZX.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren I built this Apple Watch and iPhone charging station for my friend. We used black walnut and UHMW plastic. It turned out better than expected! Cut Pieces to Size I ripped the walnut on the bandsaw and cut the UHMW plastic (ultra high molecular weight polyethylene) to size on the table saw. We ...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 09:48:30 PDT
DIY Wooden Earbuds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Earbuds/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:56:04 PDT
Push Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Push-Stick/
Push Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/L3NI/IAS1VKRP/FS7L3NIIAS1VKRP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/L3NI/IAS1VKRP/FS7L3NIIAS1VKRP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/L3NI/IAS1VKRP/FS7L3NIIAS1VKRP.SMALL.jpg wwbb Push Stick, keep your hands away from the blades!
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 09:45:29 PDT
How to make a wood pestle and a Mojito http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wood-pestle-and-a-Mojito/
How to make a wood pestle and a Mojito - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/NRZQ/IARFF96G/FWJNRZQIARFF96G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/NRZQ/IARFF96G/FWJNRZQIARFF96G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/NRZQ/IARFF96G/FWJNRZQIARFF96G.SMALL.jpg scrap wood city I made this project on my homemade drill lathe. I begun with a scrap spruce piece I cut it to size with my miter box and a saw I used the lathe to round over the piece I used several wood turning gouges to shape the piece I cut the piece off the lathe with a hand saw I wood burned t...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 01:10:32 PDT
Building an Indoor/Outdoor Tray & Table Centerpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-an-IndoorOutdoor-Tray-Table-Centerpiece/
Building an Indoor/Outdoor Tray & Table Centerpiece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/4376/IANS4TOY/FH84376IANS4TOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/4376/IANS4TOY/FH84376IANS4TOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/4376/IANS4TOY/FH84376IANS4TOY.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This project is really practical for indoors and out and just in time for summer. It's a carrier, server, or tray - whatever you want to call it. It's a really simple build and not too many steps to it. Use it to carry food and drinks, serve condiments, or arrange things nicely. Materials These a...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 10:06:12 PDT
Homemade Tablesaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Tablesaw-1/
Homemade Tablesaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/13MR/IAJH2V4K/FBG13MRIAJH2V4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/13MR/IAJH2V4K/FBG13MRIAJH2V4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/13MR/IAJH2V4K/FBG13MRIAJH2V4K.SMALL.jpg tlee2 This is my go at making a homemade table saw to add to my garage/workshop. I have an ancient black and decker circular saw that has a warped shoe so it doesn't work very well has a handheld saw. By attaching it to a table I am able to tweak it so that it cuts straight and doesn't matter about the wa...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 05:50:11 PDT
DIY Wooden Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Hammock-Stand-1/
DIY Wooden Hammock Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/4VS4/IAEJLKUN/FKZ4VS4IAEJLKUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/4VS4/IAEJLKUN/FKZ4VS4IAEJLKUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/4VS4/IAEJLKUN/FKZ4VS4IAEJLKUN.SMALL.jpg kyao Hi guys! With summer closing in, I thought it would be the perfect time to share how I made this hammock stand. Made out of common materials that can be purchased at any hardware store, this project is perfect if you do not have adequately sized trees in your yard (or any trees at all) but want to e...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 21:13:42 PDT
Pallet Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Tray/
Pallet Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/ZQMP/IA81SIWT/FT6ZQMPIA81SIWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/ZQMP/IA81SIWT/FT6ZQMPIA81SIWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/ZQMP/IA81SIWT/FT6ZQMPIA81SIWT.SMALL.jpg Considermehome Watch our DIY video on how to construct a Pallet Tray! DIY Pallet Tray Watch our video and construct these simple trays! They make great gifts for Christmas/Birthdays!
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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:52:30 PDT
Rock Salt Margarita Glass! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Salt-Margarita-Glass/
Rock Salt Margarita Glass! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/MWK1/IA81Q56C/FVVMWK1IA81Q56C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/MWK1/IA81Q56C/FVVMWK1IA81Q56C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/MWK1/IA81Q56C/FVVMWK1IA81Q56C.SMALL.jpg kludge77 This glass was made from a block of salt block purchased from the cooking store and turned on the lathe. I had made a bracelet from the block about a month ago but wanted to try something a bit more complex. There were enough pieces left to make a glass... Cutting The Blocks The salt cut every ...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:11:47 PDT
Kid’s Step-Up Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Step-Up-Stool/
Kid’s Step-Up Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AAG0/IA58GY04/FJ3AAG0IA58GY04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AAG0/IA58GY04/FJ3AAG0IA58GY04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AAG0/IA58GY04/FJ3AAG0IA58GY04.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife This Step-Up Stool is designed for every kid carpenter tohave a job-from assembly to decorating. And everyone will be able to learn a few new skills along the way. While it’s also a perfectly-sized place to display special things, this stool functions as a safe step up for little ones. When I see my...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:12:31 PDT
How To Make Wax Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Wax-Paint/
How To Make Wax Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/AFAM/I9YRC5PO/FIFAFAMI9YRC5PO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/AFAM/I9YRC5PO/FIFAFAMI9YRC5PO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/AFAM/I9YRC5PO/FIFAFAMI9YRC5PO.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Can you combine wax with oil paint? Yes, you can and it's actually really cool. All you need for this project is some oil paint (regular workshop oil paint like the kind you paint wood or metal with) and some beeswax. Making wax paint is really simple, and the result is quite interesting. What You...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 08:38:37 PDT
$40 Backyard Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/40-Backyard-Chair/
$40 Backyard Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SMALL.jpg gkrisanda In this instructable I will be doing a step by step tutorial on how you can make high quality professional lounge style chairs made from pressure treated wood. This project uses pressure treated wood given that the chairs are designed to be placed outdoors. This will help fight against things such a...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 14:50:49 PDT
Magnifying Glass Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnifying-Glass-Holder/
Magnifying Glass Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/MEK5/I9WYOR3F/F6YMEK5I9WYOR3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/MEK5/I9WYOR3F/F6YMEK5I9WYOR3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/MEK5/I9WYOR3F/F6YMEK5I9WYOR3F.SMALL.jpg Phoenix.Van.De.Graaff I usually work with an Xacto or a precision knife to do detailed paper cutout work and at times the detail is so small that the eye gets tired of trying to focus. Also, my aged grandfather hard a hard time reading the papers without a magnifying glass and then an even harder time trying to balance t...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 10:32:49 PDT
DIY Overhead Camera Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Overhead-Camera-Rig/
DIY Overhead Camera Rig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/EBFF/I9UDX6BI/FABEBFFI9UDX6BI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/EBFF/I9UDX6BI/FABEBFFI9UDX6BI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/EBFF/I9UDX6BI/FABEBFFI9UDX6BI.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar An overhead camera rig is great for any maker, tinkerer, photographer or videographer who wants to document their project or process from an interesting point of view. In terms of wood, all you need is a 3x5 piece of 3/4 inch plywood for this build. This is a very useful set-up for anyone who's look...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 21:39:31 PDT
DIY grill hack: Build a platform for your grill http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-grill-hack-Build-a-platform-for-your-grill/
DIY grill hack: Build a platform for your grill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/WREX/I9UDOL6E/FOAWREXI9UDOL6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/WREX/I9UDOL6E/FOAWREXI9UDOL6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/WREX/I9UDOL6E/FOAWREXI9UDOL6E.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife We live in a house built loooong before there was such athing as a gas grill or any other other consumer grill to speak of, so we were perfect candidates for our own outdoor loving grill hack: A grill platform made from wood you can build yourself.Because our house was designed with porches rather t...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 09:41:40 PDT
Cutting Perfect Circles on the Bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Perfect-Circles-on-the-Bandsaw/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 18:25:44 PDT
Pixel Art of Link The Legend of Zelda http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixel-Art-of-Link-The-Legend-of-Zelda/
Pixel Art of Link The Legend of Zelda - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/TKCH/I9Q9DXZX/FGFTKCHI9Q9DXZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/TKCH/I9Q9DXZX/FGFTKCHI9Q9DXZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/TKCH/I9Q9DXZX/FGFTKCHI9Q9DXZX.SMALL.jpg Oficina DIY My name is Emerson Pedroso, I am creator of the YouTube channel DIY Workshop. Today's project DIY workshop, we will make a pixel art of wooden cubes link The Legend Of Zelda, if you want to know how it was done follow the images above to see the video explaining in detail the construction: The Ch...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 14:15:56 PDT
Headphone port of THE FLASH http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-port-of-THE-FLASH/
Headphone port of THE FLASH - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/TABR/I9O1HED1/FWETABRI9O1HED1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/TABR/I9O1HED1/FWETABRI9O1HED1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/TABR/I9O1HED1/FWETABRI9O1HED1.SMALL.jpg Oficina DIY My name is Emerson Pedroso, I am creator of the YouTube channel DIY Workshop. The first DIY Workshop project that we will share will be HeadPhone Port of The Flash, if you want to know how it was done follow the images above to see the video explaining in detail the construction: The Channel DI...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 11:19:23 PDT