Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - plywood - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 5 May 2016 15:06:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fully Plywood Guitar AKA How to annoy purists http://www.instructables.com/id/Fully-Plywood-Guitar-AKA-How-to-Annoy-Purists/
Fully Plywood Guitar AKA How to annoy purists - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/T17D/IL5J5ZPO/FK1T17DIL5J5ZPO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/T17D/IL5J5ZPO/FK1T17DIL5J5ZPO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/T17D/IL5J5ZPO/FK1T17DIL5J5ZPO.SMALL.jpg Remi505 Plywood gets alot of stick in the guitar world, being reserved for mostly only the cheapest guitars. However after much searching on the internet I have concluded it doesn't matter what an electric guitar is made from as much as many people might think, if it's well made and setup at least.I thought...
By: Remi505

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 28 Feb 2016 21:06:49 PST
Portable Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Workshop/
Portable Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/29K4/IL5J6YJK/FC029K4IL5J6YJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/29K4/IL5J6YJK/FC029K4IL5J6YJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/29K4/IL5J6YJK/FC029K4IL5J6YJK.SMALL.jpg Paoson Woodwork A Portable Workshop for those of you that don't have much space or a compact cabinet you can carry all your stuff to work in other locations.I wanted it to keep it as small as possible for those of you that don't have much space or your car and tools share the same place. It has wheels so it can be ...
By: Paoson Woodwork

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 16:15:37 PST
Dumpster Wood Electric Guitar (Using Basic Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dumpster-Wood-Electric-Guitar-Using-Basic-Hand-Too/
Dumpster Wood Electric Guitar (Using Basic Hand Tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/L7B6/IL6VF8D9/FOQL7B6IL6VF8D9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/L7B6/IL6VF8D9/FOQL7B6IL6VF8D9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/L7B6/IL6VF8D9/FOQL7B6IL6VF8D9.SMALL.jpg awesomecreations I built this guitar from wood I pulled from a dumpster, as the title suggests, and used mostly hand tools. I did use two power tools, a drill and a dremel.It took me over a month to make, spending on average about 8-10 hours a day on it. I am including many pictures in this guide, just in case my de...
By: awesomecreations

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:25:29 PST
Orrery- A Mechanical Solar System Model from Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Orrery-a-Mechanical-Solar-System-Model-From-Plywoo/
Orrery- A Mechanical Solar System Model from Plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/VD6D/IKJ8OYUW/FCIVD6DIKJ8OYUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/VD6D/IKJ8OYUW/FCIVD6DIKJ8OYUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/VD6D/IKJ8OYUW/FCIVD6DIKJ8OYUW.SMALL.jpg MatthewS3 This project explores the use of plywood to make mechanical, decorative, and structural parts. This instructable is about how to build a desktop orrery. An orrery is a mechanical model of the movement and position of the planets in our solar system. The device accurately depicts where the earth is w...
By: MatthewS3

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 15 Feb 2016 14:17:51 PST
Secret Compartment Box II http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Box-II/
Secret Compartment Box II - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/2R1K/IJG4AEZ9/FBJ2R1KIJG4AEZ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/2R1K/IJG4AEZ9/FBJ2R1KIJG4AEZ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/2R1K/IJG4AEZ9/FBJ2R1KIJG4AEZ9.SMALL.jpg dhpenner1 I wanted to see if it was possible to build a box like this, with all its tight clearances, using mostly 2x4 material.I'm happy to say, while difficult, it can be done. The outside of the box are made from run of the mill 2x4's, the bottom/false bottom are 1/4" baltic birch plywood, the compartment ...
By: dhpenner1

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 16 Jan 2016 10:32:30 PST
Stich & Glue Plywood Canoe http://www.instructables.com/id/Stich-Glue-Plywood-Canoe/
Stich & Glue Plywood Canoe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/LUH6/IJQO132C/FP9LUH6IJQO132C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/LUH6/IJQO132C/FP9LUH6IJQO132C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/LUH6/IJQO132C/FP9LUH6IJQO132C.SMALL.jpg StefanV13 Hi!I developed the urge to build my own canoe/kayak. It took a while to get the courage for the undertaking, and my research took me down several possible avenues. Eventually, with the tools, time and money I had on hand, I settled on a "stitch & glue" building method using plywood, fibreglass and v...
By: StefanV13

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 26 Dec 2015 07:12:00 PST
Make your own (cheap and easy) Hand Planer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-cheap-and-Easy-Hand-Planer/
Make your own (cheap and easy) Hand Planer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/DP9Y/IIAOK0SV/FAGDP9YIIAOK0SV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/DP9Y/IIAOK0SV/FAGDP9YIIAOK0SV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/DP9Y/IIAOK0SV/FAGDP9YIIAOK0SV.SMALL.jpg Paoson Woodwork I had been searching the market for new hand planes to my workshop. There are several brands and models but they're usually so expensive tools, so after a long research on the internet, I figured out how to recycle my old cutting discs from my circular saw and plywood remains.I started the design in...
By: Paoson Woodwork

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 16 Dec 2015 03:35:27 PST
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...
By: r_anderson_c

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:40:49 PDT
Nice candleholders from scrap wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Nice-candleholders-from-scrap-wood/
Nice candleholders from scrap wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/EPHS/G962DRPM/FRMEPHSG962DRPM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/EPHS/G962DRPM/FRMEPHSG962DRPM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/EPHS/G962DRPM/FRMEPHSG962DRPM.SMALL.jpg boardersheep Normal 0 21 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Normale Tabelle'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para...
By: boardersheep

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 18 May 2010 12:17:38 PDT
DIY Luxo Jr. Lamp (Pixar Inspired) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Luxo-Jr-Lamp-Pixar-Inspired/
DIY Luxo Jr. Lamp (Pixar Inspired) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/MD4S/IHI3QS1E/F2ZMD4SIHI3QS1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/MD4S/IHI3QS1E/F2ZMD4SIHI3QS1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/MD4S/IHI3QS1E/F2ZMD4SIHI3QS1E.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren I wanted to make a Pixar style lamp out of wood. It took me three attempts, but I'm happy with the result! CNC Fail I chose this project because I wanted to learn Google Sketchup. It took me about 3 days but I finally got the hang of it. Unfortunately, I couldn't get the X-Carve to cut properl...
By: mikeandlauren

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 28 Nov 2015 10:03:18 PST
The Folding Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Folding-Shelf/
The Folding Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/LFVS/IEX4QIOU/F0HLFVSIEX4QIOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/LFVS/IEX4QIOU/F0HLFVSIEX4QIOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/LFVS/IEX4QIOU/F0HLFVSIEX4QIOU.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this ible I'm going to show you how to make a Folding Shelf. It is basically made out of some slats of wood which usually stay horizontally like a normal shelf, and when you need, can be rotated 90° vertically. This for two reasons: first of all because each one of the pieces can be t...
By: manuelmasc

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 24 Sep 2015 06:06:25 PDT
DIY Big Peg Board Shelving System http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Modern-Peg-Board-Shelving-System/
DIY Big Peg Board Shelving System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/Z5VA/IEWNK4KY/F8AZ5VAIEWNK4KY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/Z5VA/IEWNK4KY/F8AZ5VAIEWNK4KY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/Z5VA/IEWNK4KY/F8AZ5VAIEWNK4KY.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver As part of my continuing effort to spruce up my current living quarters I decided to address one of the uglier, plainer walls in my kitchen with a fun and function Modern DIY Peg Board Wall Shelf. This is a great project that really adds interest to any space, and best of all, it can be rearranged ...
By: Matt2 Silver

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 21 Sep 2015 08:46:26 PDT
How to decoratively laminate cabinets and plywood. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-decoratively-laminate-cabinets-and-plywood/
How to decoratively laminate cabinets and plywood. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/UQHI/H52FXATL/FXTUQHIH52FXATL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/UQHI/H52FXATL/FXTUQHIH52FXATL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/UQHI/H52FXATL/FXTUQHIH52FXATL.SMALL.jpg barakplasma This will be a quick guide on how to laminate your own cabinets or plywood projects using formica, contact cement, and a few basic tools, I completed this at the Techshop in San Francisco, a great workspace btw. Techshop.ws  Assemble your materials Lamination is great for turning plywood into a g...
By: barakplasma

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 29 Jul 2012 00:34:15 PDT
How To Make Built-In Bookcases http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Built-In-Bookcases/
How To Make Built-In Bookcases - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/5GYK/IE7JD7NN/F3C5GYKIE7JD7NN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/5GYK/IE7JD7NN/F3C5GYKIE7JD7NN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/5GYK/IE7JD7NN/F3C5GYKIE7JD7NN.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar To make a built in bookcase and cabinet can be a great addition to any space. It's awesome to build something like this yourself, because it enables you to customize something specifically for your space, and to really utilize every nook and cranny, and height! In this Instructable I'm going to go o...
By: darbinorvar

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 7 Sep 2015 21:06:10 PDT
How to Make a Coffee Table with Lift Top http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Coffee-Table-with-Lift-Top/
How to Make a Coffee Table with Lift Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/HAN7/IEIDFA6X/FP5HAN7IEIDFA6X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/HAN7/IEIDFA6X/FP5HAN7IEIDFA6X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/HAN7/IEIDFA6X/FP5HAN7IEIDFA6X.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker How to make a coffee table with a lift top mechanism and aluminum legs. The lift-top allows for bringing the table up to perfect height for dining in front of the television or bringing your laptop up to an ergonomic position. Watch the included video for an overview and be sure to subscribe to my Y...
By: Drunken Woodworker

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 14 Sep 2015 09:09:55 PDT
How To Build a Small Dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Small-Dresser/
How To Build a Small Dresser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/ALNK/IDWXPQJ2/FN7ALNKIDWXPQJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/ALNK/IDWXPQJ2/FN7ALNKIDWXPQJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/ALNK/IDWXPQJ2/FN7ALNKIDWXPQJ2.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This is a great looking small dresser which would be great to use as a nightstand, or wherever you need some more storage. It features three drawers and a beautiful wooden top. The base and the drawers are built with framing lumber and plywood, and painted white. This is a great example of a very us...
By: darbinorvar

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:27:06 PDT
3D Router: When a CNC machine is overkill. http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Router-When-a-CNC-machine-is-overkill/
3D Router: When a CNC machine is overkill. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/4DT9/IDUR3O86/F4J4DT9IDUR3O86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/4DT9/IDUR3O86/F4J4DT9IDUR3O86.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/4DT9/IDUR3O86/F4J4DT9IDUR3O86.SMALL.jpg Paoson Woodwork The idea arose after dealing with the difficulties and loss of time in preparing for certain CNC jobs. Sometimes I spent more time preparing for the CNC than the work itself. With this manual router, you can make holes or mill very fast. A 43mm Clamping Collar makes it very versatile and you can cha...
By: Paoson Woodwork

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:52:01 PDT
Table Saw Cross Cut/Miter Sled Combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Cross-CutMiter-Sled-Combo/
Table Saw Cross Cut/Miter Sled Combo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MISP/ICP0V2I2/FYCMISPICP0V2I2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MISP/ICP0V2I2/FYCMISPICP0V2I2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MISP/ICP0V2I2/FYCMISPICP0V2I2.SMALL.jpg nick ferry A table saw sled is essential to almost any wood shop. A good sled makes cuts safer, more accurate & allows for repeatability when batching out parts for larger projects. I missed having a sled that I made a few table saws ago, so no better time than now to build one. The list for all the hardware...
By: nick ferry

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:01:00 PDT
How To Make Circles on a Bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Circle-Cutting-Jig-for-a-Band-Saw/
How To Make Circles on a Bandsaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BK7D/ICE1XIMW/F8BBK7DICE1XIMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BK7D/ICE1XIMW/F8BBK7DICE1XIMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BK7D/ICE1XIMW/F8BBK7DICE1XIMW.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This band saw circle cutting jig is great for making perfect circles every time. It features a cool adjustable sliding t-track which enables you to easily change the size of your circle, it also has a nice clamp as well as a built in measuring tape to easily set the size you want. The jig is sturdy ...
By: darbinorvar

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 21 Jul 2015 22:24:58 PDT
How To Make a Cross Cut Sled for a Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Cross-Cut-Sled-for-a-Table-Saw/
How To Make a Cross Cut Sled for a Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/NOM0/IC42DC1T/FCFNOM0IC42DC1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/NOM0/IC42DC1T/FCFNOM0IC42DC1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/NOM0/IC42DC1T/FCFNOM0IC42DC1T.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This table saw cross cut sled features an expandable clamp system running on aluminum tracks. Table saws come in all sizes, with different sized tops and miter slots, however no matter what size you've got you can design a sled for it. This jig is made to fit my small saw specifically, however you c...
By: darbinorvar

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 14 Jul 2015 20:19:45 PDT
Accurate returning boomerang from plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Accurate-returning-boomerang-from-plywood/
Accurate returning boomerang from plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/R3SF/IB0MD6G8/FL1R3SFIB0MD6G8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/R3SF/IB0MD6G8/FL1R3SFIB0MD6G8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/R3SF/IB0MD6G8/FL1R3SFIB0MD6G8.SMALL.jpg BossyRangs Boomerangs are lots of fun to throw and to make. They are truly magical when they come back to you after a big, circular flight. Almost as if they remember where you are standing. But be warned: once you've made a returning boomerang, you can never get rid of it! If you throw it away, it always come...
By: BossyRangs

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 05:19:28 PDT
Lasercut Bathymetric Map of Arabian Sea http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Bathymetric-Map-of-Arabian-Sea/
Lasercut Bathymetric Map of Arabian Sea - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/YN96/IAWDH2RS/FAHYN96IAWDH2RS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/YN96/IAWDH2RS/FAHYN96IAWDH2RS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/YN96/IAWDH2RS/FAHYN96IAWDH2RS.SMALL.jpg von.dassel I came upon these maps when I was browsing the internet for things to do with a lasercutter. There are a few instructables that provided a great starting point. Such as this one : http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Bathymet...I wanted this to be a gift for a friend from Oman (a country in the...
By: von.dassel

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 1 May 2015 11:01:20 PDT
Powerful laminated wood slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Powerful-laminated-wood-slingshot/
Powerful laminated wood slingshot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/YN9E/I82VTXN8/FNPYN9EI82VTXN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/YN9E/I82VTXN8/FNPYN9EI82VTXN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/YN9E/I82VTXN8/FNPYN9EI82VTXN8.SMALL.jpg chilihook I have been a fan of the Slingshot Channel on YouTube and of Joerg Sprave and his creations for awhile now. After becoming comfortable with shaping wood using a bandsaw, belt sander, scrollsaw, and of course, elbow grease I felt I'd be ready to give one of these a shot. There are lots of great vi...
By: chilihook

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 4 Apr 2015 11:06:26 PDT
Making The Zoetrope http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-The-Zoetrope/
Making The Zoetrope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/RM8T/I5BHWB6Z/F3ERM8TI5BHWB6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/RM8T/I5BHWB6Z/F3ERM8TI5BHWB6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/RM8T/I5BHWB6Z/F3ERM8TI5BHWB6Z.SMALL.jpg kludge77 A Zoetrope is an animation toy that literally translates to "life turning." While I had many challenges on this build, I have to say is it easily one of my favorite creations. I have a particular fondness for toys....My main worry was that the wedges would de-lamiate from the block due to the turnin...
By: kludge77

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:49:47 PST
INCREASE THE SIZE OF YOUR WOOD http://www.instructables.com/id/INCREASE-THE-SIZE-OF-YOUR-WOOD/
INCREASE THE SIZE OF YOUR WOOD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/ROYX/I50X94WQ/FEZROYXI50X94WQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/ROYX/I50X94WQ/FEZROYXI50X94WQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/ROYX/I50X94WQ/FEZROYXI50X94WQ.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Make the size of your wood 2 times bigger. 3 times bigger. Wait, how about an even more amazing 4 times bigger, guaranteed. And sustainable too! Learn the astonishing secret to enlarging your wood now. Do you LACK* something? Use enhancing techniques to extend the strength and performance of your w...
By: caitlinsdad

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 17 Jan 2015 08:47:10 PST
Strata Bench / Fabrication / Part 3 of 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Strata-Bench-Fabrication-Part-3-of-3/
Strata Bench / Fabrication / Part 3 of 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/J50U/I3WWVEHI/FYIJ50UI3WWVEHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/J50U/I3WWVEHI/FYIJ50UI3WWVEHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/J50U/I3WWVEHI/FYIJ50UI3WWVEHI.SMALL.jpg ADintheStudio This project is an exploration into form and workflows - a combination of using manual hand skills, computer aided design (CAD), and digital fabrication techniques - to create a sculptural and functional bench made from stacked and carved plywood. Part 1 - DesignPart 2 - Scale ModelIn Part 3 - Fab...
By: ADintheStudio

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:26:32 PST
The Camera Track and Boom System http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Camera-Track-and-Boom-System/
The Camera Track and Boom System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/WG7I/I3PRNTV4/FZ3WG7II3PRNTV4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/WG7I/I3PRNTV4/FZ3WG7II3PRNTV4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/WG7I/I3PRNTV4/FZ3WG7II3PRNTV4.SMALL.jpg -BALES- The bulk of work in my shop is custom drum building with Calderwood Percussion, which includes making build videos for our Youtube channel. My shop is roughly 10' x 25' with one central pathway and the tools arranged along the perimeter. Adding an obstacle like a tripod is hindering because it's a...
By: -BALES-

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:33:04 PST
Scrap Plywood to Custom Speaker Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Speaker-Amp-and-Housing/
Scrap Plywood to Custom Speaker Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/3DZ7/I2BYM1GP/FZP3DZ7I2BYM1GP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/3DZ7/I2BYM1GP/FZP3DZ7I2BYM1GP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/3DZ7/I2BYM1GP/FZP3DZ7I2BYM1GP.SMALL.jpg hank4444 For this project I set out to build myself a completely custom speaker that would sound great and look clean and simple. I built everything from the ground up myself, except for the speaker drivers. However I built everything else; the circuit board, the amplifier circuit, and the housing. I even ta...
By: hank4444

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:20:22 PST
Technique: Digital Fabrication By Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Fabrication-By-Hand/
Technique: Digital Fabrication By Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/MBTU/I2P3TV0Q/F1ZMBTUI2P3TV0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/MBTU/I2P3TV0Q/F1ZMBTUI2P3TV0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/MBTU/I2P3TV0Q/F1ZMBTUI2P3TV0Q.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON For the other 99% of makers, here's an instructable on how to make things that are just as complex and precise using tools you can find at any hardware store, and templates you can print at your local print shop.A few of us (some college students, people who live near a coop shop like Techshop, Inst...
By: JON-A-TRON

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:17:04 PST
Plywood Minecraft Figures for Haloween (or whenever!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Minecraft-Figures-for-Haloween-or-whenever/
Plywood Minecraft Figures for Haloween (or whenever!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/CPH0/I1C3Z1MD/FM5CPH0I1C3Z1MD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/CPH0/I1C3Z1MD/FM5CPH0I1C3Z1MD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/CPH0/I1C3Z1MD/FM5CPH0I1C3Z1MD.SMALL.jpg Niedner Modelled after the games mobs they are 1 inch to one pixel in a simple resolution. So the creeper stands 24" tall and the Zombie 32" tall. Perfect for children to enjoy on Halloween or any time really.Very basic instructions follow. There are details in the video, more in the pictured details. Th...
By: Niedner

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:30:26 PDT
Marvelous money boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Marvelous-money-boxes/
Marvelous money boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/1U32/I00TIOER/FZ61U32I00TIOER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/1U32/I00TIOER/FZ61U32I00TIOER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/1U32/I00TIOER/FZ61U32I00TIOER.SMALL.jpg petachock I wanted to make a couple of money boxes for my kids and had a marvel poster spare so decided I'd make a comic clad money box for them each. They will get £1 a week and 20 pence a day, with the day one being an incentive to behave......well I'm hoping anyway (they are 5 and 7 by the way and not grow...
By: petachock

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:00:58 PDT
Make a Rune Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Rune-Blade/
Make a Rune Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/629T/HZI8VRZP/F3O629THZI8VRZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/629T/HZI8VRZP/F3O629THZI8VRZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/629T/HZI8VRZP/F3O629THZI8VRZP.SMALL.jpg Dominic Bender There is a plywood warrior in most of us, and this is the best way I know to arm it. This rune blade is meant to come in someqhere between forged and grown. The intention is for the blade to look organic-metallic, and I plan to embed this into another project of mine, when I get the time. For now, I...
By: Dominic Bender

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:02:22 PDT
Wooden Crate with Lid http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Crate-with-Lid/
Wooden Crate with Lid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/T3XE/HUY476MM/FJGT3XEHUY476MM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/T3XE/HUY476MM/FJGT3XEHUY476MM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/T3XE/HUY476MM/FJGT3XEHUY476MM.SMALL.jpg lighteningdrake Before I truly figured out Kickstarter, I didn't realize that "add-ons" were something you could get by just adding more money to the pledge. So when I kicked (? can we make that official?) a project for a Kubb set, I didn't get the carry tote bag. But that's ok! It gave me the chance to build ...
By: lighteningdrake

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 8 May 2014 07:14:47 PDT
Simple, Elegant Toddler Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Elegant-Toddler-Bed/
Simple, Elegant Toddler Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/N28V/HUTNK8N1/FCUN28VHUTNK8N1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/N28V/HUTNK8N1/FCUN28VHUTNK8N1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/N28V/HUTNK8N1/FCUN28VHUTNK8N1.SMALL.jpg solobo With two sheets of plywood and a handful of screws, you can make a pretty nice little toddler bed. This design fits a crib mattress (about 52" long), which will last the average toddler well into elementary school. My toddler just turned two. He's too big for a crib, but a twin-sized bed takes up to...
By: solobo

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 May 2014 05:52:26 PDT
6 Tips for cutting curves on a bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Tips-for-cutting-complex-curves-on-a-bandsaw/
6 Tips for cutting curves on a bandsaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/3LCA/HU8O9JBH/FJZ3LCAHU8O9JBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/3LCA/HU8O9JBH/FJZ3LCAHU8O9JBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/3LCA/HU8O9JBH/FJZ3LCAHU8O9JBH.SMALL.jpg ADintheStudio Cutting complex parts with tight curves safely and accurately on a bandsaw can be challenging, but is fairly easy with some practice, a properly tuned-up bandsaw, and a couple special tips and tricks... enjoy! What you need: - A bandsaw - A thin blade (1/4" recommended) - Drawing of your c...
By: ADintheStudio

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:39:11 PDT
Piggy Coffee Table - CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Piggy-Coffee-Table-CNC-Router/
Piggy Coffee Table - CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SV02/HUFW2CRW/FALSV02HUFW2CRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SV02/HUFW2CRW/FALSV02HUFW2CRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SV02/HUFW2CRW/FALSV02HUFW2CRW.SMALL.jpg alepalan As a furniture designer + maker I like to be surrounded by beautiful furniture. When I joined Instructables as an Artist in Residence at Pier 9 we had recently moved to a new office space that had no “lounging” space except for a sofa. We really needed a coffee table to go in front so I decided to...
By: alepalan

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:51:36 PDT
Laptop lap stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-lap-stand/
Laptop lap stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/7V41/HRSMZ20R/F517V41HRSMZ20R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/7V41/HRSMZ20R/F517V41HRSMZ20R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/7V41/HRSMZ20R/F517V41HRSMZ20R.SMALL.jpg foradoescritorio Inspired by a project seen on pinterest, i decided to create a laptop lap stand that had to no only hold my laptop (of course) but also hold my iphone on a reading position and have room for a wireless mouse or maybe an external HD.Available in portuguese at www.foradoescritorio.com.br Find the wo...
By: foradoescritorio

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 09:30:34 PST
Turning a plywood bracelet - PIP http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-plywood-bracelet-PIP/
Turning a plywood bracelet - PIP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/LBTG/HSKFE3O5/FOFLBTGHSKFE3O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/LBTG/HSKFE3O5/FOFLBTGHSKFE3O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/LBTG/HSKFE3O5/FOFLBTGHSKFE3O5.SMALL.jpg Fool4peppers Creating a bracelet from cabinet grade plywood. Video has two angle view of most of the turning.
By: Fool4peppers

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 9 Mar 2014 15:59:00 PDT
Bent Plywood Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-Plywood-Speakers/
Bent Plywood Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AWUH/HS9TBVJF/F7YAWUHHS9TBVJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AWUH/HS9TBVJF/F7YAWUHHS9TBVJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AWUH/HS9TBVJF/F7YAWUHHS9TBVJF.SMALL.jpg clockworkfish Hello, my name is Dave and I'm an audiophile. I love an awesome set of speakers or headphones. In fact I love them enough that I spent an entire summer building them while interning in Chicago, at Specimen Products. These are the same people that make all of Andrew Bird's speakers and various o...
By: clockworkfish

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 3 Mar 2014 13:53:01 PST
Plywood Go Getas! http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Go-Getas/
Plywood Go Getas! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/PONV/HPRIBNF0/F1QPONVHPRIBNF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/PONV/HPRIBNF0/F1QPONVHPRIBNF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/PONV/HPRIBNF0/F1QPONVHPRIBNF0.SMALL.jpg az√ľkiBEAN These are Geta slippers. They're different cos they're made of plywood, with replaceable wooden Has (teeth)! Over time, the stilts on the bottom (Ha) wear down. So that you won't have to throw away the whole pair, I've made these to be tough, with replaceable Ha so you can enjoy them indefinitely. T...
By: azükiBEAN

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 29 Dec 2013 08:34:16 PST
The Clamping Squares http://www.instructables.com/id/Clamping-Squares/
The Clamping Squares - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/7VUK/HPAEBW4U/F1Z7VUKHPAEBW4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/7VUK/HPAEBW4U/F1Z7VUKHPAEBW4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/7VUK/HPAEBW4U/F1Z7VUKHPAEBW4U.SMALL.jpg -BALES- If I was a superhero, my weakness would be glueups. Thankfully, those aren't really needed in the crime fighting business ... yet. Maybe I don't plan ahead. Maybe I'm too impatient and just desire instant gratification. Maybe I'm just not that good at woodworking. I'm not sure, but tons of people a...
By: -BALES-

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 16 Dec 2013 20:38:50 PST
Plywood coaster loaf http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-coaster-loaf/
Plywood coaster loaf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/1R0Q/HP7QN5NK/F4T1R0QHP7QN5NK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/1R0Q/HP7QN5NK/F4T1R0QHP7QN5NK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/1R0Q/HP7QN5NK/F4T1R0QHP7QN5NK.SMALL.jpg jmc75 I've used this 'loaf' method to crank out numerous coaster sets for easy cheap gifts or craft fair inventory.  Making them out of plywood is the cheapest source of material and still gives you an interesting enough end product.  The basic concept is laminating a stack of plywood discs together into ...
By: jmc75

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 14 Dec 2013 23:53:21 PST
Plywood beer crate http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-beer-crate/
Plywood beer crate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/XQ9R/HOUG60UX/F8KXQ9RHOUG60UX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/XQ9R/HOUG60UX/F8KXQ9RHOUG60UX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/XQ9R/HOUG60UX/F8KXQ9RHOUG60UX.SMALL.jpg makendo I found myself with a left over half sheet of 5/8" exterior ply from a rebuild of my front deck, and used it to make 3 beer crates, each holding 24 bottles. This is a fun, easy project that makes a good gift (more on that later). Tools and materials You need about 1/6 of a full sheet of 5/8" plyw...
By: makendo

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 9 Dec 2013 08:54:43 PST
Make a Boomerang that actually comes back! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Boomerang-that-actually-comes-back!/
Make a Boomerang that actually comes back! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/94YF/F33IV2YI/FS794YFF33IV2YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/94YF/F33IV2YI/FS794YFF33IV2YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/94YF/F33IV2YI/FS794YFF33IV2YI.SMALL.jpg psfordvt Make a working boomerang! Does it actually work?-Yes! In order for you to be willing to build your own, you probably want some assurance that it will/can work. I teacher engineering in high school and this is a project I do with my classes. If a ninth grader can build a working boomerang so ...
By: psfordvt

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 18 Jun 2007 22:39:08 PDT
Easy Edge Banding for Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Edge-Banding-for-Plywood/
Easy Edge Banding for Plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FFK/VYHG/H58NIOH0/FFKVYHGH58NIOH0.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FFK/VYHG/H58NIOH0/FFKVYHGH58NIOH0.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FFK/VYHG/H58NIOH0/FFKVYHGH58NIOH0.SMALL.jpg TechShopJustin Plywood is one of the more versatile options when doing large wood working projects.  It is much more cost effective than joining solid lumber boards together, and it can be bought in a variety of grades and veneers to custom fit your needs.  While any material has its drawbacks, one of the main iss...
By: TechShopJustin

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 1 Aug 2012 00:54:20 PDT