Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - diy http://www.instructables.com Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:24:25 PST BLOX v1.01 Wood carving of PSY http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-carving-of-PSY/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:25:25 PST
Wood Sculpture Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Sculpture-Restoration/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:11:16 PST
Wood Yo-Yo http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Yo-Yo/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:50:13 PST
Making The Zoetrope http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-The-Zoetrope/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:49:47 PST
Make a Bow Saw! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bow-Saw/
Make a Bow Saw! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TSVX/I53I0A3J/FSVTSVXI53I0A3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TSVX/I53I0A3J/FSVTSVXI53I0A3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TSVX/I53I0A3J/FSVTSVXI53I0A3J.SMALL.jpg randomtower Welcome to another barbaric attempt at an Instructable! I am Steven, and I will be your host for today's woodworking shenanigans. Now, onto the subject of this tutorial: A bow saw, also called a frame saw. It is a type of saw popular in Europe, and can be seen being used in The Art of the Carpenter ...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 15:18:28 PST
DIY Tree MANOR - Australia Day ready http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tree-MANOR-Australia-Day-ready/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 03:34:49 PST
DIY Wipe-On Poly Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wipe-On-Poly-Hack/
DIY Wipe-On Poly Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/4IMJ/I50CNCSB/FM14IMJI50CNCSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/4IMJ/I50CNCSB/FM14IMJI50CNCSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/4IMJ/I50CNCSB/FM14IMJI50CNCSB.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Making your own DIY wipe-on poly finish for wooden projects is easy. Wipe-on poly is great because it dries quickly, you don't need to dirty a brush and it doesn't drip. However, to buy the solution in the store can be expensive, especially considering how easy it is to make your own.After a couple ...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:28:01 PST
Coinapult. The Coin Flipping Catapult! http://www.instructables.com/id/Coinapult-The-Coin-Flipping-Catapult/
Coinapult. The Coin Flipping Catapult! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/P8NA/I4SCDWP1/FCUP8NAI4SCDWP1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/P8NA/I4SCDWP1/FCUP8NAI4SCDWP1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/P8NA/I4SCDWP1/FCUP8NAI4SCDWP1.SMALL.jpg kludge77 The design is super simple. I'm not one for over complicating an item. Just two sides and two dowels make up the base. The flipper is just held in place by the tension on the rubber band.I made this from resawn claro walnut and 3/8 birch dowels. It flips your coin in the the air and you can either...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 10:03:56 PST
Not Your Average "Coaster" http://www.instructables.com/id/Not-Your-Average-Coaster/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 08:31:28 PST
Christmas Tree Crayons http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Tree-Crayons/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 11:22:16 PST
-Make an easy poster frame from planks- http://www.instructables.com/id/-Make-a-poster-frame-from-wood-/
-Make an easy poster frame from planks- - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XY73/I4PHILDZ/F4RXY73I4PHILDZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XY73/I4PHILDZ/F4RXY73I4PHILDZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XY73/I4PHILDZ/F4RXY73I4PHILDZ.SMALL.jpg mourmoura Hello you,This is my first instructable and I hope you find it easy to follow cause it’s a very cost effective way to display your posters the “adult way”. Since I’m from Greece I won’t be giving you product names and also keep in mind that this is my first time working with wood and it’s not perfec...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 12:11:02 PST
Custom Knife Scales http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Knife-Scales/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 09:25:15 PST
How to make a Fire Wood Holder from an old washing machine Tub. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Fire-Wood-Holder-from-an-old-washing/
How to make a Fire Wood Holder from an old washing machine Tub. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/IB2V/I4PHJMQW/FT2IB2VI4PHJMQW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/IB2V/I4PHJMQW/FT2IB2VI4PHJMQW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/IB2V/I4PHJMQW/FT2IB2VI4PHJMQW.SMALL.jpg cpine522 This old washing machine tub was what my father used in our home growing up to store firewood by the fire place. When my father passed away in November of 2012 and upon the settling of his estate I was able to get this item with all of its sentimental value to me for use in my home. To many folks ...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 07:54:32 PST
DIY designer plywood swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-swing/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:25:02 PST
Easy to make smartphone dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-make-smartphone-dock/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 14:48:16 PST
Babies Keepsake Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Babies-Keepsake-Box/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 13:02:11 PST
Your Personal Curved Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-Swing/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 13:36:30 PST
Hanging Climbing Prism http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Climbing-Prism/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 18:32:25 PST
Minecraft Exploding TNT Prank Bank (Wood Printer Image Transfer) http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Exploding-TNT-Prank-Bank-Wood-Printer-Im/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 09:04:05 PST
Table Saw Workbench with Wood Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Workbench-with-Wood-Storage/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 19:27:13 PST
Geared Candy Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Geared-Candy-Dispenser/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 22:30:42 PST
Newport Patio Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/PATIO-CHAIR-WITH-LUMBAR-SUPPORT/
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By: JD GOLDBERG

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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:34:23 PST
Kids Folding Art Easel http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Folding-Art-Easel/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 11:19:31 PST
Wooden Military Toy Hauler (Helicopter, Jet and Truck with gun turret) *** Template PDF Added *** http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Military-Toy-Hauler-Helicopter-Jet-and-Truc/
Wooden Military Toy Hauler (Helicopter, Jet and Truck with gun turret) *** Template PDF Added *** - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/Z038/I441YXNP/FNLZ038I441YXNP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/Z038/I441YXNP/FNLZ038I441YXNP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/Z038/I441YXNP/FNLZ038I441YXNP.SMALL.jpg moabrocks So for Christmas I built a couple things for my kids. One was a Wooden Toy Hauler but needed one more toy for my middle boy. I had a lot of fun building the wooden toy hauler but didn't want to just build two of those. He had been asking for a RC helicopter so I figured I would do the same type ...
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 03:28:50 PST
Mission Style Cocktail Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mission-Style-Cocktail-Table/
Mission Style Cocktail Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3O7O/I48CTMGV/F833O7OI48CTMGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3O7O/I48CTMGV/F833O7OI48CTMGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3O7O/I48CTMGV/F833O7OI48CTMGV.SMALL.jpg JD GOLDBERG I made this beautiful piece to pay tribute to the artisans and furniture makers that came before me. As a child growing up in Northern California, class trips to the very mission's that inspired these pieces over a hundred years ago were common. The simple yet striking architecture had a dramatic im...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 02:56:03 PST
DIY Millennium Falcon Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Millennium-Falcon-Wall-Clock/
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 13:35:48 PST
Crate & Barrel Christmas Hack: Wooden Ornament Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Crate-Barrel-Christmas-Hack-Wooden-Ornament-Trees/
Crate & Barrel Christmas Hack: Wooden Ornament Trees - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SMALL.jpg ToolboxDivas The other day I was turning the pages of the latest Crate & Barrel holiday catalog and I came upon the cutest ornament trees made of steel. I loved it. But then I thought, this would be totally cool if it were made of wood and had a more rustic feel. So I went back to my workshop and in about 2 ho...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:49:20 PST
Confuse Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Confuse-Cube/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 21:37:06 PST
DIY Candle Holder with Wood & Copper Piping http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Candle-Holder-with-Wood-Copper-Piping/
DIY Candle Holder with Wood & Copper Piping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/V2HC/I3N2AUMC/FJPV2HCI3N2AUMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/V2HC/I3N2AUMC/FJPV2HCI3N2AUMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/V2HC/I3N2AUMC/FJPV2HCI3N2AUMC.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This awesome little candle holder would make a great gift around Christmas time, or why not make a set for yourself to enjoy around the holidays. Using wood and copper, the design here is quite simple and elegant, and altogether it comes together quite easily. Make the Candle Holder Material:Wood...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:53:47 PST
Magnetic Key Ring Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Key-Ring-Holder/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 12:37:16 PST
Cedar Wood Growth Chart Ruler using Wood Burning Techniques http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Wood-Growth-Chart-Ruler-using-Wood-Burning-T/
Cedar Wood Growth Chart Ruler using Wood Burning Techniques - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/GQC8/I3H51W1A/FB3GQC8I3H51W1A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/GQC8/I3H51W1A/FB3GQC8I3H51W1A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/GQC8/I3H51W1A/FB3GQC8I3H51W1A.SMALL.jpg LN2014 This is my first instructable and will show you all how to create a large scale Ruler or a Growth Chart Ruler for decoration. This one I will be using wood burning techniques instead of the traditional methods. Step 1 Materials You will need the following items:-Wood plank, I used 4ft long x 8in ...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:54:45 PST
Miter Saw Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Miter-Saw-Cart/
Miter Saw Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/O3F5/I3H50WTA/FPIO3F5I3H50WTA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/O3F5/I3H50WTA/FPIO3F5I3H50WTA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/O3F5/I3H50WTA/FPIO3F5I3H50WTA.SMALL.jpg ToolboxDivas Now I’ve always been in love with DIY and home improvement. I love decorating and making things with my hands. But recently, I discovered the joys of woodworking. I quickly realized that I needed to upgrade my tools to include a compound miter saw. That being said, I needed a more permanent plac...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:47:28 PST
Wooden Skeeball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Skeeball-Machine/
Wooden Skeeball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/5757/I3H4TS3P/FE65757I3H4TS3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/5757/I3H4TS3P/FE65757I3H4TS3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/5757/I3H4TS3P/FE65757I3H4TS3P.SMALL.jpg AndrewD1 To start things off, this is my first ever instructable. I built this skeeball when I was in 5th grade with some help from my dad, so I apologize for some paint chipping and such since it has been used and abused for 5 years. Right now it's in my basement, and it is always the first thing that catch...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 09:23:12 PST
The foldable table-step http://www.instructables.com/id/The-foldable-table-step/
The foldable table-step - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/SAXF/I3GX9ZCL/FHISAXFI3GX9ZCL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/SAXF/I3GX9ZCL/FHISAXFI3GX9ZCL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/SAXF/I3GX9ZCL/FHISAXFI3GX9ZCL.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Since my last stool-step project reached a good popularity I decided to improve that design and make something totally new: a foldable table-step!It was not easy making all fitting right but I reached a good design and as you can see from the animation it (should) work great! Closed The closed ta...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:53:26 PST
Cross Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-Cube/
Cross Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/A30X/I3H6ZCB0/FP9A30XI3H6ZCB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/A30X/I3H6ZCB0/FP9A30XI3H6ZCB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/A30X/I3H6ZCB0/FP9A30XI3H6ZCB0.SMALL.jpg Cubester569 Make a simple, new Rubik's cube! What you need: 1x Rubik's Cube (DIY Cube) Your Hands Pull apart the cube (well, some of it anyway.) For this turn the TOP part (shown above) and pull out the middle block. then do the same to the BOTTOM of the cube. Take off the corners. Your cube should now...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:40:59 PST
DIY Homemade Mini Wood Lathe with Drill Hand Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Mini-Wood-Lathe-with-Drill-Hand-Tools/
DIY Homemade Mini Wood Lathe with Drill Hand Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q4IG/I3H6XDS6/FGXQ4IGI3H6XDS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q4IG/I3H6XDS6/FGXQ4IGI3H6XDS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q4IG/I3H6XDS6/FGXQ4IGI3H6XDS6.SMALL.jpg doitverything46 Homemade Mini Wood Lathe with Drill Hand Tools very easy and cheap.You can show step by step how to make a mini lathe using a power drill. I turn a few pieces and then make a small tool handle.
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 23:45:27 PST
Pallet Wall for the people who rent their home http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wall-for-the-people-who-rent-their-home/
Pallet Wall for the people who rent their home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/DMIE/I3GUGWQE/F1QDMIEI3GUGWQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/DMIE/I3GUGWQE/F1QDMIEI3GUGWQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/DMIE/I3GUGWQE/F1QDMIEI3GUGWQE.SMALL.jpg MyspaceMessenger I am publishing the idea of faux studs. The pallet wall is just one of many ideas that can utilized with this process. The tutorial will be for the pallet wall because I imagined that the studs can hold all the wood up and still prevent you from putting hundreds of hole in the wall the possibilities...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:58:14 PST
Secret Compartment Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Box/
Secret Compartment Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/HRGY/I3GUJ7ZJ/FWLHRGYI3GUJ7ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/HRGY/I3GUJ7ZJ/FWLHRGYI3GUJ7ZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/HRGY/I3GUJ7ZJ/FWLHRGYI3GUJ7ZJ.SMALL.jpg dhpenner1 I've had this idea for a jewelry box with a secret compartment rolling around in my head for a few months. There are no metal mechanisms, all movement is caused by wooden springs activated by an unassuming key. Selecting Your Wood I used a Walnut for the sides and Curly Maple for the back, fron...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:51:51 PST
Scandinavian Style Advent Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Scandinavian-Style-Advent-Wreath/
Scandinavian Style Advent Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/80EI/I3AKBQ9I/FO980EII3AKBQ9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/80EI/I3AKBQ9I/FO980EII3AKBQ9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/80EI/I3AKBQ9I/FO980EII3AKBQ9I.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs For fans of puristic and scandinavian design - like me - here is my short and easy DIY tutorial of how to create your own wood discs Scandinavian Style Advent Wreath ! You need 8 clampswoodgluedrill (size pf your candles - i used 22mm)4 candlesmarker4 stacks of wood discs (stacks of 3 or 4 discs;...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 13:43:27 PST
Wood Bike Rack for 5 Bikes, Fast and Low Cost Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bike-Rack-for-5-Bikes-Fast-and-Low-Cost-Build/
Wood Bike Rack for 5 Bikes, Fast and Low Cost Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SMALL.jpg ihart I was looking for a solution to store the bicycles that were building up in our garage. They were laying everywhere and due to my "garbage collecting" habit, we had a lot of them. I wanted something that could: Store 5 bikes. Be easily accessible for the kids without any lifting Be foldable ...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 09:20:10 PST
Wooden Toy Hauler ***Updated with template PDF*** http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-Hauler/
Wooden Toy Hauler ***Updated with template PDF*** - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/UI6T/I36LFFHP/FFFUI6TI36LFFHP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/UI6T/I36LFFHP/FFFUI6TI36LFFHP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/UI6T/I36LFFHP/FFFUI6TI36LFFHP.SMALL.jpg moabrocks Here's my first instructable. I wanted to build something easy for my kids for Christmas and found a couple of interesting ideas on different websites. The blue background photo is kind of what I wanted to replicate but I wanted to kind of make it my own so here is what I ended up with. What You'...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 21:19:29 PST
Wooden Jewellery Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Jewellery-Stand/
Wooden Jewellery Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/4Q3P/I34E5EES/FF44Q3PI34E5EES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/4Q3P/I34E5EES/FF44Q3PI34E5EES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/4Q3P/I34E5EES/FF44Q3PI34E5EES.SMALL.jpg tlee2 This is a fun project that makes for a really nice gift. And also good practice on the bandsawI chose this design because it looks quite different to your typical straight up symmetrical tree, and its quite effective with necklaces hanging from it. But you can choose any design you want really. The ...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 17:32:00 PST
DIY Rustic Star Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rustic-Star-Wreath/
DIY Rustic Star Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/T5VU/I367MVP8/F3PT5VUI367MVP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/T5VU/I367MVP8/F3PT5VUI367MVP8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/T5VU/I367MVP8/F3PT5VUI367MVP8.SMALL.jpg lorangerda How beautiful is this unconventional wreath to add to your holiday decor! I've formed a bit of an obsession with stars this year; and knew I wanted to create an eye catching wreath for our front door. I am so happy with how this turned out as I have never seen one in stores or anywhere and did not r...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 15:44:06 PST
Wooden Space Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Space-Lamp/
Wooden Space Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/X2IV/I31C3KMQ/FMXX2IVI31C3KMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/X2IV/I31C3KMQ/FMXX2IVI31C3KMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/X2IV/I31C3KMQ/FMXX2IVI31C3KMQ.SMALL.jpg Aviv Mussali It all started with a broken floor lamp that only the lighting pole was saved, so I've decided to build its surround, using wood and my passion for space. The first part of this project is creating the lamp itself, using an existing lighting pole, and the second part (which will be described in a fu...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 02:15:57 PST
DIY Modern Plywood Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Modern-Plywood-Tray/
DIY Modern Plywood Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/IEVZ/I2YM61AZ/F6OIEVZI2YM61AZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/IEVZ/I2YM61AZ/F6OIEVZI2YM61AZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/IEVZ/I2YM61AZ/F6OIEVZI2YM61AZ.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This industrial style baltic birch plywood tray is easy to make and looks quite modern and interesting. A tray is the perfect gift for anyone around the holidays and this one in particular would be great to make if you have some plywood in the shop. Making the Tray Materials Needed: 1 piece of 1...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:20:11 PST
Smartphone Wood Veneer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Wood-Veneer-Case/
Smartphone Wood Veneer Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/KBCL/I2XTPRVQ/FEXKBCLI2XTPRVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/KBCL/I2XTPRVQ/FEXKBCLI2XTPRVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/KBCL/I2XTPRVQ/FEXKBCLI2XTPRVQ.SMALL.jpg deluges Hi everyone!I'm here again with another wood phone case project, this time for a Oneplus One (Yep, for the android fans out here, it's this phone that you can't buy because you're not hipster enough. Deal with it.) I just got in the mail a couple days ago as a replacement for my much too old Samsung...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:00:42 PST
Make adjustable stilts with no power tools out of a scrap 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-adjustable-stilts-with-no-power-tools-out-of-/
Make adjustable stilts with no power tools out of a scrap 2x4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UYZF/I2X6RPWE/F7TUYZFI2X6RPWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UYZF/I2X6RPWE/F7TUYZFI2X6RPWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UYZF/I2X6RPWE/F7TUYZFI2X6RPWE.SMALL.jpg timsway BLACK FRIDAY PUSHBACK 2014! i annually get on my soap box and encourage people to avoid excessive consumerism by shopping smart, local and eco-friendly during the holidays. or better yet, make something yourself. here's one you can do without a lot of skill or tools. any one can make something! than...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 05:28:17 PST
DIY Puzzle Coaster Trivet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Puzzle-Coaster-Trivet/
DIY Puzzle Coaster Trivet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/EE54/I2WEOLKZ/FHREE54I2WEOLKZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/EE54/I2WEOLKZ/FHREE54I2WEOLKZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/EE54/I2WEOLKZ/FHREE54I2WEOLKZ.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar In this short tutorial I show how you can make a really nice puzzle coaster trivet out of plywood. Individually, the puzzle pieces work as coasters which you can place your drinks on, and once you put them together like a puzzle, they becomes a trivet, perfect for putting a hot pot on. Making the ...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 22:02:20 PST
Weaving Loom http://www.instructables.com/id/Weaving-Loom/
Weaving Loom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/ULDO/I2S6OD1X/FFAULDOI2S6OD1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/ULDO/I2S6OD1X/FFAULDOI2S6OD1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/ULDO/I2S6OD1X/FFAULDOI2S6OD1X.SMALL.jpg GWorks Welcome to this Ible where I will show how to make a simple weaving loom. I got my inspiration from the (Flying) Tiger shop, that has it's shops around the world. [Link]7 Euro's or Pounds is a small price, but I can make one of my own, I thought. (no shops in USA btw)I haven't worked with wood since...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:45:52 PST
How To Make A Retro Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Retro-Wall-Clock/
How To Make A Retro Wall Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/7ZXC/I2N6P6L4/FEZ7ZXCI2N6P6L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/7ZXC/I2N6P6L4/FEZ7ZXCI2N6P6L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/7ZXC/I2N6P6L4/FEZ7ZXCI2N6P6L4.SMALL.jpg kludge77 I recently melted down some milk jugs and bottle tops to make a colorful block of material. I began pondering what I could do with it! This was the first I idea that grabbed me. A HDPE wall clock! Begining I started by cutting my panel to a pleasing shape at the band saw. The design was suppose...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:40:19 PST