Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - puzzle http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:31:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ball and String Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-and-String-Puzzle/
Ball and String Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/6UBM/IZ6DGKUW/FR96UBMIZ6DGKUW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/6UBM/IZ6DGKUW/FR96UBMIZ6DGKUW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/6UBM/IZ6DGKUW/FR96UBMIZ6DGKUW.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a fun and easy project to make. The goal is pretty simple: remove the large ball from the puzzle. You might notice that the solution is similar to the puzzle I made a few weeks back. As for materials, I used a scrap piece of wood, excess wood beads from the last project, paracord and a pl...
By: mtairymd

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:26:24 PST
Wooden cube and string puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cube-and-String-Puzzle/
Wooden cube and string puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/DUF1/IWQUYCH6/FK8DUF1IWQUYCH6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/DUF1/IWQUYCH6/FK8DUF1IWQUYCH6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/DUF1/IWQUYCH6/FK8DUF1IWQUYCH6.SMALL.jpg Ms Wild Simple to make - challenging to solveThe challenge with this puzzle is to get the two cubes onto one string.Once you have solved it the first time you"ll be able to complete it in a flash. Mark out your material Making this toy requires basic woodworking equipment. pencil ruler square clamp dril...
By: Ms Wild

Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:04:02 PST
Wooden Nativity Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Nativity-Puzzle/
Wooden Nativity Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/QPT5/IWH3G8R2/FVTQPT5IWH3G8R2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/QPT5/IWH3G8R2/FVTQPT5IWH3G8R2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/QPT5/IWH3G8R2/FVTQPT5IWH3G8R2.SMALL.jpg pml0904 My mom made this puzzle about 30 years ago and I wanted to re-create it and give it as a gift to my siblings as baby gifts this Christmas. It's a fairly simple project that is easy to do in an afternoon (minus glue up and stain time)Required Tools:Scroll Saw (Jig saw could work, but would be tricky)...
By: pml0904

Sun, 11 Dec 2016 14:07:56 PST
How to Make / DIY Dolphin Puzzles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-DIY-Dolphin-Puzzles/
How to Make / DIY Dolphin Puzzles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/Z23O/IW6PSUUZ/F2FZ23OIW6PSUUZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/Z23O/IW6PSUUZ/F2FZ23OIW6PSUUZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/Z23O/IW6PSUUZ/F2FZ23OIW6PSUUZ.SMALL.jpg BCDesign Do you know when you get to see something so AMAZING you just have to share?!?! Well, that's what brought me here this time. I got this awesome chance to see, and to record video of dolphins in their natural habitat during a trip recently. My kids loved the videos - My 4 year old called it The Dolph...
By: BCDesign

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 01:11:59 PST
The Impossible Wooden Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Impossible-Wooden-Knot/
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By: StephanP1

Sat, 3 Dec 2016 17:21:15 PST
Impossible Dovetail Joint Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Impossible-Dovetail-Joint-Puzzle-The-Easy-Way/
Impossible Dovetail Joint Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/5NA0/IVO85EUN/FBB5NA0IVO85EUN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/5NA0/IVO85EUN/FBB5NA0IVO85EUN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/5NA0/IVO85EUN/FBB5NA0IVO85EUN.SMALL.jpg fs woodworking A few years ago I saw a puzzle like this somewhere on the internet and I was really amazed. The only problem I had was my woodworking skills. Now I think I am ready to make one myself, although the handcrafted version of it is quite difficult. So why not make one using power tools for ease and preci...
By: fs woodworking

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:58:31 PST
Impossible Nail in Wooden Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Impossible-Nail-in-Wooden-Block/
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By: seamster

Sat, 26 Nov 2016 21:43:09 PST
How to Make a Japanese Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Japanese-Puzzle/
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By: Wood Review

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:54:55 PDT
Two Compartment Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Compartment-Puzzle-Box/
Two Compartment Puzzle Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/OM2Q/IT0LOPG3/F7UOM2QIT0LOPG3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/OM2Q/IT0LOPG3/F7UOM2QIT0LOPG3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/OM2Q/IT0LOPG3/F7UOM2QIT0LOPG3.SMALL.jpg misko13 The first time I saw a puzzle box I fell in love with the concept and I immediately started to make a design. This here is the first puzzle box I ever designed and made.It's so easy to make that any beginner will be able to make it, and in case you think that you need expensive tools to make these k...
By: misko13

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 16:41:06 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Puzzle Box From KAPLA http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Puzzle-Box-From-KAPLA/
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By: newjorik

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 14:14:35 PDT
Puzzle Box - With Changeable Combination http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-With-Changeable-Combination/
Puzzle Box - With Changeable Combination - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/59U8/IT0FB4KZ/FDZ59U8IT0FB4KZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/59U8/IT0FB4KZ/FDZ59U8IT0FB4KZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/59U8/IT0FB4KZ/FDZ59U8IT0FB4KZ.SMALL.jpg tdonoclift I've seen a few of these types of combination boxes and thought they would be great for use in role playing games such as Dungeons and Dragons. Players can discover the box in a dungeon and then spend the rest of the adventure gathering clues to help them open it. The problem I found when buying a b...
By: tdonoclift

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 14:03:32 PDT
Domino Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Domino-Table/
Domino Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/OMWT/ISZPJXUR/FCLOMWTISZPJXUR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/OMWT/ISZPJXUR/FCLOMWTISZPJXUR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/OMWT/ISZPJXUR/FCLOMWTISZPJXUR.SMALL.jpg Forma Color y Textura To create this domino table, we cut all the pieces forming the puzzle in the center of the table. Then we glue one by one and side by side to create the design. Then in the four sides we added slices of a 2x4 all around. Then we place the 4 pieces of wood to mark the game area. Cut all the wood pi...
By: Forma Color y Textura

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 00:12:01 PDT
Making a 3-Piece Burr http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-3-Piece-Burr/
Making a 3-Piece Burr - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/YDMW/ISXXCF9V/FBZYDMWISXXCF9V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/YDMW/ISXXCF9V/FBZYDMWISXXCF9V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/YDMW/ISXXCF9V/FBZYDMWISXXCF9V.SMALL.jpg Sythe101 Greetings again everyone. This was the first piece made with my puzzle piece making jig. It is by far the easiest burr I will be making but I promise i will find and come up with some newer designs. Hope you enjoy as much as I do making these.. Materials Puzzle Piece making jig (Posted in an earl...
By: Sythe101

Sat, 10 Sep 2016 20:43:42 PDT
Ten Ring Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Ten-Ring-Project/
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By: juninhofensky

Fri, 9 Sep 2016 12:19:36 PDT
How to make a Cubes and Pegs Puzzle out of Scrap Recycled wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cubes-and-Pegs-Puzzle-Out-of-Scrap-R/
How to make a Cubes and Pegs Puzzle out of Scrap Recycled wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/6IJA/IST77BOW/FS36IJAIST77BOW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/6IJA/IST77BOW/FS36IJAIST77BOW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/6IJA/IST77BOW/FS36IJAIST77BOW.SMALL.jpg Sythe101 A new day, a new puzzle. This is another puzzle I made out of some material i had laying around. Its a different design than the burr and rope cube puzzle designs. I actually found this one online and thought it would be relatively easy to make until i figure out how to rig up a set up for making tr...
By: Sythe101

Thu, 8 Sep 2016 16:05:41 PDT
Six Piece Burr From a Single Dowel http://www.instructables.com/id/Six-Piece-Burr-From-a-Single-Dowel/
Six Piece Burr From a Single Dowel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/CBFF/ISCC1VPZ/FZ4CBFFISCC1VPZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/CBFF/ISCC1VPZ/FZ4CBFFISCC1VPZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/CBFF/ISCC1VPZ/FZ4CBFFISCC1VPZ.SMALL.jpg Sythe101 Here's another puzzle you can make! For such a small and relatively simple design this was actually pretty difficult to do. A vice is strongly suggested and be careful! I came close to getting my hand caught in my drill press several times before i went out and bought a vice. Materials Saw+Drill ...
By: Sythe101

Tue, 6 Sep 2016 12:30:21 PDT
Making a 18 Piece Burr Out of Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-18-Piece-Burr-Out-of-Scrap-Wood/
Making a 18 Piece Burr Out of Scrap Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/5QFF/ISCBV7H2/FCU5QFFISCBV7H2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/5QFF/ISCBV7H2/FCU5QFFISCBV7H2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/5QFF/ISCBV7H2/FCU5QFFISCBV7H2.SMALL.jpg Sythe101 Hello again friends and puzzle makers/puzzle doers. Today I'm going to teach everyone how to make an awesome (medium difficulty) puzzle. Don't forget to vote for me in the wood and puzzle contests! (Tell me if something isn't clear. Sorry but I made this really late at night) Materials Saw+DrillT...
By: Sythe101

Mon, 5 Sep 2016 21:13:46 PDT
Making a Wooden Snake Cube Puzzle From Recycled Wood and Leather http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Snake-Cube-Puzzle-From-Recycled-Wo/
Making a Wooden Snake Cube Puzzle From Recycled Wood and Leather - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/P3ZS/ISCBD7S1/FO3P3ZSISCBD7S1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/P3ZS/ISCBD7S1/FO3P3ZSISCBD7S1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/P3ZS/ISCBD7S1/FO3P3ZSISCBD7S1.SMALL.jpg Sythe101 Hello friends online, you probably don't know but i absolutely LOVE puzzles and I recently had fixed one of my old ones that had broken which got me thinking about making one from scratch. Materials You will need some wood about 4X4X4 should doLeather stringA Saw and Drill3//16 drill bitSome sort...
By: Sythe101

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 21:06:35 PDT
Fixing a Wood Block Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-Wood-Block-Puzzle/
Fixing a Wood Block Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/BRIA/ISCBCXZK/F1ABRIAISCBCXZK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/BRIA/ISCBCXZK/F1ABRIAISCBCXZK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/BRIA/ISCBCXZK/F1ABRIAISCBCXZK.SMALL.jpg Sythe101 Hello i have this little wood snake puzzle that had its string break =c I had the pattern memorized so I figured i could fix it (it also leads to my next Instructable too) How to fix it The original string (black) still had a little bit extruded from the block and was rather stretchy so i simply ...
By: Sythe101

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:17:20 PDT
Block Puzzle 150 Pices With Glass Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Block-Puzzle-150-Pices-With-Glass-Box/
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By: Thomas Workshop

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:04:15 PDT
Gear Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Gear-Puzzle/
Gear Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/BEYM/IQ172R84/FV1BEYMIQ172R84.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/BEYM/IQ172R84/FV1BEYMIQ172R84.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/BEYM/IQ172R84/FV1BEYMIQ172R84.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hey guys,Today we're going to make a gear puzzle using CNC machine. You can challenge yourself and your friends with this innovative game. What's special about this one is that it's easy to make and DIY so you can enjoy this puzzle with friends and family in the making and playing.So, let's get star...
By: FABLAB Dhahran

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:59:25 PDT
The Flat Pack Beer Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/W1J1/IO0GE2L1/F81W1J1IO0GE2L1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/W1J1/IO0GE2L1/F81W1J1IO0GE2L1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/W1J1/IO0GE2L1/F81W1J1IO0GE2L1.SMALL.jpg -BALES- It's been about two years since I made The Wooden 6-Pack, but it has one major flaw ... three if you listen to the critics who say 3/4" stock was too thick and it would be too heavy. To them I say, "make your own and lift some weights." The very real problem is this ... it holds "standard/tall" bo...
By: -BALES-

Tue, 10 May 2016 08:10:54 PDT
3d Rifle Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Rifle-Puzzle/
3d Rifle Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/T50X/IM5WKQGU/F63T50XIM5WKQGU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/T50X/IM5WKQGU/F63T50XIM5WKQGU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/T50X/IM5WKQGU/F63T50XIM5WKQGU.SMALL.jpg kevincarruthers I wanted to do something a little different for a change and this puzzle told me it had to be made. (Ya sometimes inanimate objects talk to me :) ) I Used I used a print-out of a rifle, scroll saw, drill and 3/4" pine I printed out a picture of a rifle that I doubled in size to make it big e...
By: kevincarruthers

Sat, 26 Mar 2016 07:22:20 PDT
Trick Opening Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Trick-Opening-Box/
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By: Fathomlis

Mon, 29 Feb 2016 21:17:21 PST
Make It - Secret Compartment Box III http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Box-III/
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By: dpmakestuff

Mon, 22 Feb 2016 22:37:31 PST
Build a wooden puzzle from only a photo.... http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Wooden-Puzzle-From-Only-a-Photo/
Build a wooden puzzle from only a photo.... - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/P3X0/IKRNILDT/FQJP3X0IKRNILDT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/P3X0/IKRNILDT/FQJP3X0IKRNILDT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/P3X0/IKRNILDT/FQJP3X0IKRNILDT.SMALL.jpg dschwant This instructable is less about the actual design of the OCC wooden puzzle (I found out after I started this work that is what they are called, and you can find plans for them on instructables and other places), and more about how I went from seeing this picture of the puzzle to building an initial ...
By: dschwant

Wed, 17 Feb 2016 20:08:59 PST
Trammel of Archimedes http://www.instructables.com/id/Trammel-of-Archimedes/
Trammel of Archimedes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/H83G/IKLHYOXM/FWTH83GIKLHYOXM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/H83G/IKLHYOXM/FWTH83GIKLHYOXM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/H83G/IKLHYOXM/FWTH83GIKLHYOXM.SMALL.gif mtairymd This mechanism consists of a base with two slots intersecting at right angles. Two sliders are confined within the slots and are attached to a handle by pivots (screws) at fixed positions along the handle. The mechanism can be used for drawing a perfect ellipse. This is done by positioning a writi...
By: mtairymd

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 08:43:30 PST
Tetris Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetris-Puzzle-Box/
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By: mfwoodshop

Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:55:08 PST
Retro Blaster - Puzzle Box Retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Blaster-Puzzle-Box-Retrofit/
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By: KelSnake

Fri, 5 Feb 2016 17:43:45 PST
Locking Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Locking-Puzzle-Box/
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By: kevincarruthers

Fri, 29 Jan 2016 06:01:59 PST
8-Ball in Solid Wood Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Ball-in-Solid-Wood-Cube/
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By: tomatoskins

Thu, 28 Jan 2016 17:26:32 PST
How to Glue and Frame Your Puzzles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Glue-and-Frame-Your-Puzzles/
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By: The Woodworking Junkie

Wed, 27 Jan 2016 15:10:39 PST
Jigsaw Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Jigsaw-Puzzle-1/
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By: Frenchtoast

Sun, 24 Jan 2016 05:34:13 PST
Puzzle Tea Light Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Tea-Light-Holder/
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By: tdonoclift

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 14:53:38 PST
Impossible Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Impossible-Keychain/
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By: oliveira.igorm

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 16:42:21 PST
How to Make a 6 Piece Burr Puzzle with Hand Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-6-Piece-Burr-Puzzle-with-Hand-Tools/
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By: Kinderhook

Tue, 10 Nov 2015 15:17:20 PST
Wooden Deadbolt Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/ZXZH/IDQBRZVL/FU9ZXZHIDQBRZVL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/ZXZH/IDQBRZVL/FU9ZXZHIDQBRZVL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/ZXZH/IDQBRZVL/FU9ZXZHIDQBRZVL.SMALL.jpg blogsdo This is a wooden lock based on rural locks found in Appalachia as documented in the 6th volume of the FOXFIRE book series. Analog instructibles from some time ago. (and a neat story if you care to look it up)This isn't fine woodworking, to channel the spirit of the old locks I left this project pret...
By: blogsdo

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:53:54 PDT
Making a Wooden Pig Puzzle toy with a Jigsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Pig-Puzzle-toy-with-a-Jigsaw/
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By: dvbdvbdvb

Sat, 22 Aug 2015 08:26:19 PDT
Choosing Greener Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Choosing-Greener-Wood/
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By: Jer_Faludi

Fri, 14 Aug 2015 06:55:58 PDT
DIY Puzzle Coaster Trivet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Puzzle-Coaster-Trivet/
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By: darbinorvar

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 22:02:20 PST
Puzzle Box (Unabox) http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-Unabox/
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By: mtairymd

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:51:11 PDT
Puzzle cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Mahogany-puzzlebox/
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Fri, 2 May 2014 16:10:42 PDT
Lovable Wooden Picture Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Lovable-Wooden-Picture-Puzzle/
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By: NoahCook

Mon, 28 Apr 2014 17:27:58 PDT
Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-4/
Puzzle Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/8TBA/HRPNBU37/FFB8TBAHRPNBU37.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/8TBA/HRPNBU37/FFB8TBAHRPNBU37.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/8TBA/HRPNBU37/FFB8TBAHRPNBU37.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a pretty simple build and can be used as an intelligence test for your friends. The project was reversed engineered from pictures I saw online. In addition, a smaller version with a cool burn finish built by marsjer000 is documented here.The complete drawing is shown below. Check out the...
By: mtairymd

Sun, 16 Feb 2014 16:18:42 PST
Wooden Puzzle Lock For Secret Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Puzzle-Lock-For-Secret-Door/
Wooden Puzzle Lock For Secret Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FV6/6B7W/HR0AZ4CA/FV66B7WHR0AZ4CA.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FV6/6B7W/HR0AZ4CA/FV66B7WHR0AZ4CA.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FV6/6B7W/HR0AZ4CA/FV66B7WHR0AZ4CA.SMALL.jpg TracRat The end of my pantry goes under the stairs to the second floor.  I HATE wasting valuable storage space so I decided to make good use of it by adding a wine rack. Of course that wasn't good enough, and in true Myst fashion, decided to make a Puzzle Lock to hide a secret compartment. I apologize for...
By: TracRat

Mon, 3 Feb 2014 21:58:57 PST
Codex Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Codex-Puzzle-Box/
Codex Puzzle Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/4WEJ/HQVPYKUJ/FTK4WEJHQVPYKUJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/4WEJ/HQVPYKUJ/FTK4WEJHQVPYKUJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/4WEJ/HQVPYKUJ/FTK4WEJHQVPYKUJ.SMALL.jpg LMO Please take a minute to vote for my project in the hidden compartments contest if you like it! Thanks!This instructable will show you how to make a puzzle box that is opened by aligning inner rings that rotate and align into unique designs. This design lets you choose whether you want the box to o...
By: LMO

Sun, 26 Jan 2014 11:52:22 PST
Puzzle Box Safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-Safe/
Puzzle Box Safe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/JO8B/HQBJ1ZK5/FUFJO8BHQBJ1ZK5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/JO8B/HQBJ1ZK5/FUFJO8BHQBJ1ZK5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/JO8B/HQBJ1ZK5/FUFJO8BHQBJ1ZK5.SMALL.jpg marsjer000 This is my first instructable so bare with me. Feedback is greatly appreciated both positive and negative. The puzzle box is a mystery box that can only be opened once you pull out the lock key and then both adjacent corners have to be grabbed in order to open. It will take them awhile even if they...
By: marsjer000

Sat, 11 Jan 2014 19:07:53 PST
Custom wood puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-wood-puzzle/
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By: wooddiamond