Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - diy http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:42:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY pool stick and pool ball case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-pool-stick-and-pool-ball-case/
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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/
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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/FUU/K7T8/HT2U170Y/FUUK7T8HT2U170Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/K7T8/HT2U170Y/FUUK7T8HT2U170Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/K7T8/HT2U170Y/FUUK7T8HT2U170Y.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/
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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/F5J/JOVA/HSM52W3V/F5JJOVAHSM52W3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/JOVA/HSM52W3V/F5JJOVAHSM52W3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/JOVA/HSM52W3V/F5JJOVAHSM52W3V.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/
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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/
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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
build your own workbench out of free wood http://www.instructables.com/id/build-your-own-workbench-out-of-free-wood/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/LKX1/HS3GSA5D/FEVLKX1HS3GSA5D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/LKX1/HS3GSA5D/FEVLKX1HS3GSA5D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/LKX1/HS3GSA5D/FEVLKX1HS3GSA5D.SMALL.jpg timsway this is part four of a 6-part series where i aim to make reclaiming wood and making things out of it accessible for everyone - even without all the fancy tools! parts 1-3 are also on instructables, showing you one of many ways to get free wood, how to get basically all the tools you need for cheap ...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:53:29 PST
Make your own chess players http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-chess-players/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 15:05:01 PST
Turntable made of 100y old german oak http://www.instructables.com/id/Turntable-made-of-100y-old-german-oak/
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 12:11:11 PST
make your own FREE toolbox with only inexpensive hand tools http://www.instructables.com/id/make-your-own-toolbox-with-only-inexpensive-hand-t/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/48F6/HRWNAP0C/FXN48F6HRWNAP0C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/48F6/HRWNAP0C/FXN48F6HRWNAP0C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/48F6/HRWNAP0C/FXN48F6HRWNAP0C.SMALL.jpg timsway this is part three of a six-part series to show how to reclaim your own wood and make stuff out of it without a bunch of fancy tools. in this episode i make a toolbox out f a torn down fence to house a $25 bunch of tools from a second-hand store. i use only those tools. this toolbox full of tools i...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 05:39:16 PST
DIY Tools Crate | Wood working and just a fun project http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tools-Crate-Wood-working-and-just-a-fun-projec/
DIY Tools Crate | Wood working and just a fun project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/L7DP/HRTKI7C2/FC4L7DPHRTKI7C2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/L7DP/HRTKI7C2/FC4L7DPHRTKI7C2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/L7DP/HRTKI7C2/FC4L7DPHRTKI7C2.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ In this project I just wanted to have a little fun with a Walmart wood crate. For some time now I had my tool slaying around everywhere so I decided it's time for them to have a "home" so here it is. I hope you enjoy it!Things you will need: Wood Crate 60 grit sand paper Paper stencil of ...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 19:24:14 PST
Pocket/Mini Crossbow Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/PocketMini-Crossbow-Tutorial/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/5I5N/HRI97AIC/F2W5I5NHRI97AIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/5I5N/HRI97AIC/F2W5I5NHRI97AIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/5I5N/HRI97AIC/F2W5I5NHRI97AIC.SMALL.jpg Triggerhappy101 This is me in the process of making my Mini crossbow. If you need a more detailed tutorial, go to TopDIY's "Make a real mini crossbow!" 100% credit to TopDIY for this crossbow NOTE: i am making two at a time so i will make the start better. I hope this tutorial helps :) NOTE: Instructable still i...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 11:19:07 PST
Building an Outdoor Sauna http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-an-Outdoor-Sauna/
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 14:43:48 PST
DIY Modular Olympic Lifting Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Modular-Olympic-Lifting-Platform/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/FR5F/HR3EOIO5/F1IFR5FHR3EOIO5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/FR5F/HR3EOIO5/F1IFR5FHR3EOIO5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/FR5F/HR3EOIO5/F1IFR5FHR3EOIO5.SMALL.jpg rickosgood This week I built an Olympic lifting platform.  Our design is one half the size of a typical 8' x 8' platform.  This is because I don't have that much space available to dedicate to a full sized platform.  We also designed our platform to be modular.  It breaks up into three pieces.  This makes it e...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 10:32:25 PST
DIY Chess Board http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chess-Board/
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 09:13:59 PST
Bamboo Drop Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Drop-Deck/
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 12:32:58 PST
Garage Wood Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Wood-Workbench/
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 08:48:19 PST
Toaster Tongs http://www.instructables.com/id/Toaster-Tongs/
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 15:45:56 PST
Making a Photoshop longboard cutout http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Photoshop-longboard-cutout/
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 18:55:42 PST
DIY Wooden Snowman http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Snowman/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/IF5R/HPRIB4AY/F8XIF5RHPRIB4AY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/IF5R/HPRIB4AY/F8XIF5RHPRIB4AY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/IF5R/HPRIB4AY/F8XIF5RHPRIB4AY.SMALL.jpg hholland419 These were a big hit!  I saw similar ideas, but as part of a baseball-loving family, I put my own twist on it. I may try to show pictures of each step - but it's pretty simple. I used a standard 8' landscape timber (4x4 rounded).  Cut one length 21" (body) and another 3 1/2" (cap) I also used a 6" ...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 11:22:47 PST
Build a Bamboo Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bamboo-Longboard/
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 08:41:27 PST
SmokeBox, Handmade Wooden Cigarette Case by lanceverde http://www.instructables.com/id/SMOKEBOX-Wooden-Cigarette-Case-by-lanceverde/
SmokeBox, Handmade Wooden Cigarette Case by lanceverde - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/IVMA/HP76M4OS/FZSIVMAHP76M4OS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/IVMA/HP76M4OS/FZSIVMAHP76M4OS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/IVMA/HP76M4OS/FZSIVMAHP76M4OS.SMALL.jpg lanceverde Create your very own SmokeBox using the fully detailed and illustrated instructable below! For those who would rather own than make—purchase the non-electric version of SmokeBox in my personal Etsy shop, ready made and fully functional.  Also, feel free to see my other work at lanceverde.com   ...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 14:06:58 PST
Sanding Drum for a Thickness Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Sanding-Drum-for-a-Thickness-Sander/
Sanding Drum for a Thickness Sander - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/UJXG/HP0CJ8SY/FYBUJXGHP0CJ8SY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/UJXG/HP0CJ8SY/FYBUJXGHP0CJ8SY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/UJXG/HP0CJ8SY/FYBUJXGHP0CJ8SY.SMALL.jpg CWKr I decided that I wanted to build a Thickness Sander so that I can sand boards that have been glued together for segmented wood turnings.   When you have multiple species of wood at different angles, you can't run them through a planner anymore. I found a set of plans at http://www.shigshop.com/thic...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 00:35:58 PST
DIY Table Saw Sledge / Sled with Flip Stop Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Table-Saw-Sledge-Sled-with-Flip-Stop-Guide/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/CAHY/HOUG8KGX/FKZCAHYHOUG8KGX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/CAHY/HOUG8KGX/FKZCAHYHOUG8KGX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/CAHY/HOUG8KGX/FKZCAHYHOUG8KGX.SMALL.jpg savvas_papasavva I can't seem to copy and paste text I write from another document onto this section so reluctant to write everything from scratch.  If you open the video on YouTube you can read my notes.
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 06:56:37 PST
Diy Christmas Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Christmas-Ornaments/
Diy Christmas Ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/LAWN/HOSLKJ3X/FDFLAWNHOSLKJ3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/LAWN/HOSLKJ3X/FDFLAWNHOSLKJ3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/LAWN/HOSLKJ3X/FDFLAWNHOSLKJ3X.SMALL.jpg RbotJ Ever wanted to make your own family ornaments that will last for years to come? Here I tell you how in three easy steps. Stuff I used: -Thin pieces of wood (my scrap bin had some craft plywood, poplar, and pine). -a scroll saw (could use a jigsaw or hand saw) -drill -sand paper -Acrylic paint (I'm ...
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Wed, 4 Dec 2013 21:09:14 PST
Pyramid Jig - Equilateral Triangle http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyramid-Jig-Equilateral-Triangle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/9WI7/HOHY7EBS/FIO9WI7HOHY7EBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/9WI7/HOHY7EBS/FIO9WI7HOHY7EBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/9WI7/HOHY7EBS/FIO9WI7HOHY7EBS.SMALL.jpg savvas_papasavva
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Sat, 30 Nov 2013 05:52:38 PST
Splined / Keyed Mitre Sledge / sled and Box - Building and Using on Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Splined-Keyed-Mitre-Sledge-sled-and-Box-Building-a/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/N9BO/HO7XCENS/FFTN9BOHO7XCENS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/N9BO/HO7XCENS/FFTN9BOHO7XCENS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/N9BO/HO7XCENS/FFTN9BOHO7XCENS.SMALL.jpg savvas_papasavva In this video I made something which I have wanted to build for sometime now.  A keyed mitre sledge, which is used to cut keying slots across the outside corners of mitred boxes, which are then filled with glue and a slice of another material to increase the strength of the join.
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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 14:34:53 PST
Build A Test Tube Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Test-Tube-Stand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/KB10/HO237NRY/FPIKB10HO237NRY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/KB10/HO237NRY/FPIKB10HO237NRY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/KB10/HO237NRY/FPIKB10HO237NRY.SMALL.jpg KC088 Care to build a test tube stand..? I had some a few test tubes and i wanted to build a stand for the so this is what i came up with. I looked at a few different designs on the internet and most were quite similar. I chose to make basically the simplest one I could. Most test tubes stands that you w...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 11:17:39 PST
Adjustable (height) table saw out-feed table http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-height-table-saw-out-feed-table/
Adjustable (height) table saw out-feed table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/PDMO/HMNNFSSM/FVBPDMOHMNNFSSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/PDMO/HMNNFSSM/FVBPDMOHMNNFSSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/PDMO/HMNNFSSM/FVBPDMOHMNNFSSM.SMALL.jpg john pedersen  An adjustable table saw out-feed table. I saw some unused office chairs about to be thrown out at work, so I had an idea what I could make with them. I asked  and was given permission to take them. I've always wanted an out-feed support for my table saw so this is what I came up with. I found this ...
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Tue, 15 Oct 2013 18:10:28 PDT
DIY: Hand-carved wooden spoons http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hand-carved-wooden-spoons/
DIY: Hand-carved wooden spoons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/X9YJ/HMMF1VEJ/F21X9YJHMMF1VEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/X9YJ/HMMF1VEJ/F21X9YJHMMF1VEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/X9YJ/HMMF1VEJ/F21X9YJHMMF1VEJ.SMALL.jpg Fairgoods Easy tutorial on how to make your own gorgeous hand-carved wooden spoon. WHAT YOU'LL NEED: A piece of wood. Walnut is used for this tutorial, but any hard wood will do since they carve very nicely and can withstand pressure on the handle, which means they won't snap. Carving tools: carv...
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 15:34:16 PDT
Build a table from old barn board http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-table-from-old-barn-board/
Build a table from old barn board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/IB1N/HLJVDRUQ/FTVIB1NHLJVDRUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/IB1N/HLJVDRUQ/FTVIB1NHLJVDRUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/IB1N/HLJVDRUQ/FTVIB1NHLJVDRUQ.SMALL.jpg damianzuch Hey alla y'all, I'm going to show you how I built a barn board table. I'm entering my table in the I COULD MAKE THAT contest, so if you like it please vote for it (hint hint - click in the upper right corner!!)! The design is based off a table I saw at a store for $800 - here - and I thought I could...
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Sat, 14 Sep 2013 01:03:01 PDT
Butcher Block Glue-Up How-To http://www.instructables.com/id/Butcher-Block-Glue-Up-How-To/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/VN1F/HLJVDR6P/FGRVN1FHLJVDR6P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/VN1F/HLJVDR6P/FGRVN1FHLJVDR6P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/VN1F/HLJVDR6P/FGRVN1FHLJVDR6P.SMALL.jpg San Juan Carpentry So maybe this isn't a butcher block glue-up in the traditional sense, but it is a very close relative with similar construction, design, and look. See how Scott has assembled butcher-block to be used to make bar stool seats!
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Fri, 13 Sep 2013 20:57:28 PDT
Perfect Circle Tabletop from regular 2x4s using a table saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-Circle-Tabletop-from-regular-2x4s-using-a-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/SF9M/HKVKM765/FE0SF9MHKVKM765.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/SF9M/HKVKM765/FE0SF9MHKVKM765.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/SF9M/HKVKM765/FE0SF9MHKVKM765.SMALL.jpg GREENPOWERSCIENCE This is an update to a video I did 6 years ago. This $150 has been used to cut thousands of circles and maybe 10 blade replacements in 5 years. ORIGINAL VIDEO IS HERE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23kkZZN1ACs
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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 08:55:03 PDT
Bandsaw Blade Brazing Jig for $2.00 in materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Blade-Brazing-Jig-for-200-in-materials/
Bandsaw Blade Brazing Jig for $2.00 in materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/TLJ5/HKUD43BA/FGYTLJ5HKUD43BA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/TLJ5/HKUD43BA/FGYTLJ5HKUD43BA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/TLJ5/HKUD43BA/FGYTLJ5HKUD43BA.SMALL.jpg klee27x I installed a brand new blade last week. About two days later, I rolled a piece of wood and put a nasty kink in the blade. Isn't that how it always happens? I had briefly experimented with brazing blades in the past, when I had a little 9" bandsaw that seemed to break a blade in the middle of every ...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 23:19:03 PDT
How to Build an Electric Ukulele! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-Electric-Ukulele/
How to Build an Electric Ukulele! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/TX5B/HKBFGXYO/FD0TX5BHKBFGXYO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/TX5B/HKBFGXYO/FD0TX5BHKBFGXYO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/TX5B/HKBFGXYO/FD0TX5BHKBFGXYO.SMALL.jpg OutdoorGirl16196 When I saw the telelele on tumblr, I was inspired to start building one of my own. I had never built anything instrument related before, and it sounded like an easy way to prep me for building my dream project; an archtop/hollow body electric guitar. (possibly looking a bit like the Gibson Trini-Lop...
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Wed, 14 Aug 2013 06:44:58 PDT
Chainsaw Carve a Bear How-To http://www.instructables.com/id/Chainsaw-Carve-a-Bear-How-To/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/C72W/HJKC43N4/FH6C72WHJKC43N4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/C72W/HJKC43N4/FH6C72WHJKC43N4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/C72W/HJKC43N4/FH6C72WHJKC43N4.SMALL.jpg San Juan Carpentry Dave Sipe is one of the most interesting people I know so I had to share this video with all of you! It's an oldie but it's one of my favorites! And hey, you might even learn something too! Enjoy!
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Thu, 25 Jul 2013 21:14:37 PDT
Upholstered Pine stool for dressing table http://www.instructables.com/id/Upholstered-Pine-stool-for-dressing-table/
Upholstered Pine stool for dressing table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/6L79/HJAHP6HV/FTU6L79HJAHP6HV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/6L79/HJAHP6HV/FTU6L79HJAHP6HV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/6L79/HJAHP6HV/FTU6L79HJAHP6HV.SMALL.jpg Life Traveller I’m not a native English speaker, so my writing could be incorrect in grammar or vocabulary usage. Please excuse me. Also, I used my mobile phone to take pictures, so the color and quality is not good. I’m totally not either a professional carpenter or a skilled wood worker. I only have great inte...
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Sun, 21 Jul 2013 21:09:24 PDT
Simple Pistol Crossbow Tutorial (no expensive machinery required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pistol-Crossbow-Tutorial-no-expensive-mach/
Simple Pistol Crossbow Tutorial (no expensive machinery required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/EBVD/HJAI5O6K/FNIEBVDHJAI5O6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/EBVD/HJAI5O6K/FNIEBVDHJAI5O6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/EBVD/HJAI5O6K/FNIEBVDHJAI5O6K.SMALL.jpg crossbowman151 Hello everyone! In this instructable i'll be showing you how to build a pistol crossbow without the use of expensive machinery.  The design is very simple and basic, so feel free to make any changes or variations. This tutorial is mostly focused on the crossbow body, and the trigger mechanism works ...
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 15:41:49 PDT
phoenix from rought weeping willow branchs http://www.instructables.com/id/phoenix-from-rought-weeping-willow-branchs/
phoenix from rought weeping willow branchs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/837R/H4AGKG6V/FUX837RH4AGKG6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/837R/H4AGKG6V/FUX837RH4AGKG6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/837R/H4AGKG6V/FUX837RH4AGKG6V.SMALL.jpg stico I've made this tiny bird on a weekend during my summer hollidays in south of France, when the sun was way too hot for me! It took me about 2 days to finish it. It's simple assembly, no glue is requiered, just toothpicks and that will do the trick. The only tools you need are a sharp knife and tooth...
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Tue, 16 Jul 2013 14:51:35 PDT
Vacuum Bending Skateboard Veneers http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Bending-Skateboard-Veneers/
Vacuum Bending Skateboard Veneers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/W1KX/HIPISIQQ/FJ5W1KXHIPISIQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/W1KX/HIPISIQQ/FJ5W1KXHIPISIQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/W1KX/HIPISIQQ/FJ5W1KXHIPISIQQ.SMALL.jpg Rockitalk This is a step-by-step tutorial showing DIY builders how to operate Roarockit's Thin Air Press (TAP) vacuum bag. The bags come in four different sizes to accommodate different sized projects: 14" x 47" (small and preshaped skateboard veneers) 20" x 70" (large custom skate/longboards) 26" x 28" (sma...
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 09:19:43 PDT
Rings made from solid wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Rings-made-from-solid-wood/
Rings made from solid wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/I7XZ/HIPIXHXL/FKCI7XZHIPIXHXL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/I7XZ/HIPIXHXL/FKCI7XZHIPIXHXL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/I7XZ/HIPIXHXL/FKCI7XZHIPIXHXL.SMALL.jpg SlickSqueegie These are quick and simple rings made form small scraps of hardwood turned on a lathe. The rings pictured here are Walnut and Hickory. I haven't tried these out of soft wood such as pine, but I do not think they would work to well so stick to a hardwood. These really are very simple, the hardest par...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 21:25:03 PDT