Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - simple - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Jun 2016 07:01:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wooden Box Using Finger Joints - Includes Sliding Dove-Tail Lid http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Box-Using-Finger-Joints-Includes-Sliding-Do/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:13:48 PDT
Tealight Diorama on the Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Tealight-Diorama-on-the-Table-Saw/
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 01:57:55 PDT
How to make a Wooden Crate! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Crate/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:40:00 PDT
An Unconventional Beer Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Unconventional-Beer-Caddy/
An Unconventional Beer Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SMALL.jpg M3G One thing I've noticed about beer caddies is that they look more or less the same; like a much nicer version of the classic cardboard six-pack carrier crossed with a vintage toolbox. That got me wondering; is there really no other way to make a beer caddy? In this project I had three goals: I wan...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:32:33 PDT
Copper Pipe Toilet Roll Holder & Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Pipe-Toilet-Roll-Holder-Phone-Stand/
Copper Pipe Toilet Roll Holder & Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/EG2Q/IP66X2A1/FPLEG2QIP66X2A1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/EG2Q/IP66X2A1/FPLEG2QIP66X2A1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/EG2Q/IP66X2A1/FPLEG2QIP66X2A1.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery This is my second time using copper pipe in a project and I wanted to try something a little more fun.This is very quick and simple project to make so I hope it inspires a lot of you. I created a video showing the whole process if you would like to watch it here: Materials Used: 22mm Copper Pipe22mm...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 09:32:44 PDT
Pallet Wood Paper Towel Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Paper-Towel-Holder/
Pallet Wood Paper Towel Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/O03H/IOSPAG6F/FWDO03HIOSPAG6F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/O03H/IOSPAG6F/FWDO03HIOSPAG6F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/O03H/IOSPAG6F/FWDO03HIOSPAG6F.SMALL.jpg BCDesign I made this super simple DIY Pallet Wood Paper Towel Holder for my latest project video,it is a beginner project anyone could try using hand tools or power tools.The video is on my YouTube channel BCDesign Items you will need for this build include: 1 pallet board 26.5" long x 4" wide 2 brass hooks...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 10:26:43 PDT
Retro Inspired Phone Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Inspired-Phone-Dock/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 10:07:04 PDT
Rustic Coat Rack using Shou-sugi-ban http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Coat-Rack/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 13:56:04 PDT
DIY Swiss Army Key Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Swiss-Army-Key-Holder/
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Wed, 11 May 2016 02:20:56 PDT
Super Simple! Rustic Log Name Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Rustic-Log-Name-Plate/
Super Simple! Rustic Log Name Plate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/E7EA/IMRYTQZ2/FQJE7EAIMRYTQZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/E7EA/IMRYTQZ2/FQJE7EAIMRYTQZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/E7EA/IMRYTQZ2/FQJE7EAIMRYTQZ2.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery This project couldnt be simpler but I hope you agree the finished result is quite nice. It would make a great gift for people who like the rustic styleIf you would like to watch me make it, i have a video of the process here: Materials Used: Wooden LogEpoxy PuttySpray LacquerTools Used: Mitre SawBel...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 02:22:14 PDT
The easiest way to build a box! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Easiest-Way-to-Make-a-Box/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 14:28:34 PDT
Hand Crafted, Cheese Board & Cheese Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Crafted-Cheese-Board-Cheese-Knife/
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By: Corasaurus Rex

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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 09:07:14 PDT
Simple End Table - Cherry, Maple and Walnut http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-End-Table-Cherry-Maple-and-Walnut/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 07:20:54 PDT
Homemade card scrapers http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Card-Scrapers/
Homemade card scrapers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/ESWG/IM0VQDRZ/FH5ESWGIM0VQDRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/ESWG/IM0VQDRZ/FH5ESWGIM0VQDRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/ESWG/IM0VQDRZ/FH5ESWGIM0VQDRZ.SMALL.jpg akullerkann It's hard to think of a simpler yet more effective woodworking tool than the cabinet scraper – a flat, thin, post card-sized sheet of spring steel dragged by hand across a wood surface to leave a glass-smooth finish. - MacdonaldSome time ago I got my first card scraper. I had been looking for one fo...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 03:17:03 PDT
Zeo Bottle Flute Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Zeo-Bottle-Flute-Glass/
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 04:03:07 PDT
Nomadic bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Nomadic-Bookshelf/
Nomadic bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SMALL.jpg dbikedave The idea for this project bore out of the reality that many of us, "the millennials", suffer with all to often. Since leaving for college, I've moved (on average) every 9-10 months. As a result, this meant outfitting my apartment/studio/place to lay my head with cheap furniture. Cheap furniture is g...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:54:44 PST
Dumpster Wood Electric Guitar (Using Basic Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dumpster-Wood-Electric-Guitar-Using-Basic-Hand-Too/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:25:29 PST
Simple Laser Cut Wood Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Laser-Cut-Wood-Boxes/
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 22:12:00 PST
Surprise Engagement Ring Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Surprise-Engagement-Ring-Box/
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 09:25:29 PST
Simple Elegant Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Elegant-Guitar-Stand/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:22:14 PST
Simple Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Laptop-Stand-3/
Simple Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/5SJJ/IK4CMCW0/FCF5SJJIK4CMCW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/5SJJ/IK4CMCW0/FCF5SJJIK4CMCW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/5SJJ/IK4CMCW0/FCF5SJJIK4CMCW0.SMALL.jpg darthwolf Needed a cheap and effective laptop stand that would work for both of my laptops. Used as little material and tools as possible. Materials and tools Materials:100x45x45 mm piece of wood2x rubber feet2x steel wood screwTools:sawclampswood gluescrewdriversandpaper Cut wood Measure and cut to des...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 06:39:42 PST
Wooden Pebble Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pebble-Necklace/
Wooden Pebble Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/BLL6/IK4CK4ZN/F94BLL6IK4CK4ZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/BLL6/IK4CK4ZN/F94BLL6IK4CK4ZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/BLL6/IK4CK4ZN/F94BLL6IK4CK4ZN.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery This project is incredibly quick and easy to do.If you would like to watch my quick build video you can see it here: Materials Used: Scrap Wood3.5mm Male to Female Headphone JackSpray PolyurethaneSugruTools Used: Belt SanderDrillScissors Turn The Scrap Into Pebbles I raided my scrap bin for some ...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 12:12:11 PST
DIY Laptop Table - Using Limited Tools & Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Table-Using-Limited-Tools-Plywood/
DIY Laptop Table - Using Limited Tools & Plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/FPGU/IK02B5ZJ/FU6FPGUIK02B5ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/FPGU/IK02B5ZJ/FU6FPGUIK02B5ZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/FPGU/IK02B5ZJ/FU6FPGUIK02B5ZJ.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery I have been needing a laptop table for a long time now so it was about time I got to making one.I was very kindly sent some of skils tools to try out so I thought this would be the perfect project to put them through their paces. You dont need a workshop full of tools you can make this with a limite...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 01:26:10 PST
Alligator from 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Alligator-From-2x4/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 13:18:50 PST
Almost Free Router Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Almost-Free-Router-Table/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 04:47:48 PST
Simple Dorm Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dorm-Table/
Simple Dorm Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/7M9U/II4WMERF/F1Z7M9UII4WMERF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/7M9U/II4WMERF/F1Z7M9UII4WMERF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/7M9U/II4WMERF/F1Z7M9UII4WMERF.SMALL.jpg ttj54020 The object of this project was to create a simple table to be used from a futon or couch for college course work. The budget was set at $10 for lumber. This makes a great inexpensive gift for college students! Materials To complete this instructable you will need:2 - 2x4's 8 feet (we will only ...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 20:29:09 PST
Custom Wood Wall Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wood-Wall-Piece/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 13:02:29 PST
How to make a snowboard/Tramp/Carpet board! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-snowboardTrampCarpet-board/
How to make a snowboard/Tramp/Carpet board! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/9233/IEX4UH4X/FGJ9233IEX4UH4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/9233/IEX4UH4X/FGJ9233IEX4UH4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/9233/IEX4UH4X/FGJ9233IEX4UH4X.SMALL.jpg FreePvp Heres how you turn a old skateboard into the following: A snowboard A trampboard (A wheelless skateboard that goes on a trampoline) Or a carpet board! (A board you use without wheels on carpet)*PLEASE CLICK THE IMAGES MOST OF THEM DONT SHOW THE NOTES* Getting started! You will need: A 5/16 wrench...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 18:18:55 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 ...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 08:46:26 PDT
How To Build a Simple Bathroom Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Simple-Bathroom-Shelf/
How To Build a Simple Bathroom Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XGPR/IDOCWTKD/FEFXGPRIDOCWTKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XGPR/IDOCWTKD/FEFXGPRIDOCWTKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XGPR/IDOCWTKD/FEFXGPRIDOCWTKD.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar If you need a simple and practical shelf for your bathroom (or anywhere else, really!), then this simple design would be a great choice. This shelf is pretty easy to build, it's made with plywood, and you could always get the home improvement store to do the cuts for you at the store.The build utili...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 11:36:42 PDT
Easy Build End Table - Limited Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Build-End-Table-Limited-Tools/
Easy Build End Table - Limited Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/W81H/IDA2J1LE/FCFW81HIDA2J1LE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/W81H/IDA2J1LE/FCFW81HIDA2J1LE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/W81H/IDA2J1LE/FCFW81HIDA2J1LE.SMALL.jpg nick ferry I can asked every so often about projects that don't require many tools to make but yet the projects are not crap (bluntly put). I came up with this simple end table. If you can get your home center to cut boards to length for you, the only other things you will need is a pocket hole jig and drill...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14:31:44 PDT
Average Joes Quick Tips - How To Hide A Screw http://www.instructables.com/id/Average-Joes-Quick-Tips-How-To-Hide-A-Screw/
Average Joes Quick Tips - How To Hide A Screw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/H6PH/IBJ7326T/F3AH6PHIBJ7326T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/H6PH/IBJ7326T/F3AH6PHIBJ7326T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/H6PH/IBJ7326T/F3AH6PHIBJ7326T.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery Here is a very simple technique for hiding screws. I have a video on my YouTube channel showing the tip here:https://youtu.be/BhS9vMaM-dgAll you need is:Sharp ChiselHammer/MalletWood GlueClampsDrill & ScrewdriverSander/Sand PaperScrewsSo lets get started. Chisel Away The Wood Choose where you wan...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:58:00 PDT
Pallet Toolbox (and simple metal etching) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Toolbox-and-simple-metal-etching/
Pallet Toolbox (and simple metal etching) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/Y6NJ/IATHNGGP/F5CY6NJIATHNGGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/Y6NJ/IATHNGGP/F5CY6NJIATHNGGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/Y6NJ/IATHNGGP/F5CY6NJIATHNGGP.SMALL.jpg DIY Andrea My brother and I made a pallet toolbox with some very simple metal etching. Taking Apart the Pallet We used axe, hammer, garden tools and everything we could find to dissemble the pallet.It made a lot of mess. Prepping the Parts Take out all the nails and metal parts in your pallet.Plane the ...
By: DIY Andrea

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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 22:56:11 PDT
Reclaimed Pallet Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Pallet-Ring/
Reclaimed Pallet Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/8MLM/I9O1EPAQ/FD48MLMI9O1EPAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/8MLM/I9O1EPAQ/FD48MLMI9O1EPAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/8MLM/I9O1EPAQ/FD48MLMI9O1EPAQ.SMALL.jpg Corinbw This is a very simple ring that I made from a pallet in my backyard.I used simple tools and just spent some time enjoying making this ring, but not trying to rush it. I was at my fathers house so I only had limited tools, but I made do with what I had. Removing the Ring From the Board After I fou...
By: Corinbw

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Thu, 14 May 2015 07:15:30 PDT
Rustic End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-End-Table/
Rustic End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/X2KI/I7IVQIA1/FCEX2KII7IVQIA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/X2KI/I7IVQIA1/FCEX2KII7IVQIA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/X2KI/I7IVQIA1/FCEX2KII7IVQIA1.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This End Table matches the shelf from a few weeks ago – see last step. As with the shelf, the design is simple, easy to make and is relatively low cost (under $25). Video of the build: Tools/Materials Tools:Table or Miter SawDrill/BitsTape measureSanderMaterials:2" x 12" x 4' (x1) *A 2x12 shou...
By: mtairymd

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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 08:14:03 PDT
Simple Barn Board Gift Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Barn-Board-Gift-Case/
Simple Barn Board Gift Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/RIX2/I7CCDBN0/FI4RIX2I7CCDBN0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/RIX2/I7CCDBN0/FI4RIX2I7CCDBN0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/RIX2/I7CCDBN0/FI4RIX2I7CCDBN0.SMALL.jpg damianzuch Hi internet friends! This is a fairly simple Instructable that shows how I routered out an outline of a pocket knife so that I could give it to my friend in a more interesting package than a box. I had purchased a DOUK DOUK knife (I will include info about this awesome knife at the end) as a gift fo...
By: damianzuch

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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 17:12:43 PDT
one hand bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/one-hand-bottle-opener/
one hand bottle opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/C001/I70B0W2B/FAUC001I70B0W2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/C001/I70B0W2B/FAUC001I70B0W2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/C001/I70B0W2B/FAUC001I70B0W2B.SMALL.jpg StephanP1 This bottle opener works better than any other bottle opener I know. Cut a piece of scrap wood the dimension doesn't matter Round the edges if you don't have a router, use sandaper Cut it in length ca. 10cm Drill a hole to avoid splintering Sanding sanding, sanding ... Nailing a n...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 16:27:31 PDT
Rustic Book Shelf or TV stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Book-Shelf-or-TV-stand/
Rustic Book Shelf or TV stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/RHFS/I6SO0NN1/F2TRHFSI6SO0NN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/RHFS/I6SO0NN1/F2TRHFSI6SO0NN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/RHFS/I6SO0NN1/F2TRHFSI6SO0NN1.SMALL.jpg mtairymd My son designed and built this shelf to match a desk design which he built earlier (shown in last step). This is a simple design, easy to make and is relatively low cost (under $50). As with the desk, the design is very beefy and should hold up to any abuse you would like to throw at it. Also, the...
By: mtairymd

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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:55:29 PST
Wooden Cup (Kuksa) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cup-Kuksa/
Wooden Cup (Kuksa) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/STM9/I66CY4KW/FOSSTM9I66CY4KW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/STM9/I66CY4KW/FOSSTM9I66CY4KW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/STM9/I66CY4KW/FOSSTM9I66CY4KW.SMALL.jpg Corinbw I love kuksas and wooden cups so i was so excited when i saw the potential for one in a piece of elm i found after a trimming company trimmed a tree on main street.What you need:-Hatchet.-Drill.-Woodworking rotary files-Chisels or just a pocket knife.-Sandpaper-Epoxy (the cheapest kind will do)-Some...
By: Corinbw

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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 02:44:45 PST
Wood Ball Without a Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Ball-Without-a-Lathe/
Wood Ball Without a Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/VYUI/I5TI16A6/FTCVYUII5TI16A6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/VYUI/I5TI16A6/FTCVYUII5TI16A6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/VYUI/I5TI16A6/FTCVYUII5TI16A6.SMALL.jpg Corinbw I wanted to make a wood ball, but I didn't have a lathe or a fancy router jig. I decided I would carve one then sand it a lot to get the final shape. This is my first instructable so bear with me.I know this wont be perfect but it doesn't require any fancy tools either. Materials and Tools you wi...
By: Corinbw

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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 13:56:23 PST
Simple Sturdy Low Cost Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sturdy-Low-Cost-Furniture/
Simple Sturdy Low Cost Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/GRRG/I5P7LKSZ/FNCGRRGI5P7LKSZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/GRRG/I5P7LKSZ/FNCGRRGI5P7LKSZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/GRRG/I5P7LKSZ/FNCGRRGI5P7LKSZ.SMALL.jpg BrianE2 This Instructable will show how to build simple, low cost, sturdy, wood furniture that can look good and last for a long time. I recommend reading through the entire Instructable before you begin. I am not a professional wood worker and some of my methods/materials may highlight this fact. I have ...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 02:46:50 PST
Not Your Average "Coaster" http://www.instructables.com/id/Not-Your-Average-Coaster/
Not Your Average "Coaster" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/CKUQ/I4PHRAES/FF6CKUQI4PHRAES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/CKUQ/I4PHRAES/FF6CKUQI4PHRAES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/CKUQ/I4PHRAES/FF6CKUQI4PHRAES.SMALL.jpg ABCass1 ***UPDATE*** Final Versions are on the bottom HELLO AND WELCOME,First of all I want to give a shout out to mikeasaurus for his helping in this idea from his Coaster bottle opener. Here is a link to his page, http://www.instructables.com/id/coaster-bottle-ope... , check him out. Well this is not you...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 08:31:28 PST
Easy To Do Wooden Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Wooden-Candle-Holder/
Easy To Do Wooden Candle Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/E7EJ/I48C8ZFU/FYZE7EJI48C8ZFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/E7EJ/I48C8ZFU/FYZE7EJI48C8ZFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/E7EJ/I48C8ZFU/FYZE7EJI48C8ZFU.SMALL.jpg matikka96 This is not only easy and cheap to do, but also quite elegant candle holder for yourself or someone else. Excellent gift idea! What you will need? This is pretty easy project, which doesn't require any professional tools or anything like that to be done.Basically you will be good with just: Wood...
By: matikka96

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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 15:06:16 PST
Outdoor Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Bench/
Outdoor Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/4W32/I2D6Q944/FI24W32I2D6Q944.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/4W32/I2D6Q944/FI24W32I2D6Q944.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/4W32/I2D6Q944/FI24W32I2D6Q944.SMALL.jpg AmateurHour I wanted to make a nice outdoor bench using as much reclaimed wood as possible. Ideally it would have been 100% reclaimed or recycled lumber but I settled for using new lumber for the frame of the bench and pallet wood/staircase parts for the seat, back, and arm rests. This is a relatively quick a...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:07:51 PST
DIY Art Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Art-Shelf/
DIY Art Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/MP4M/I155B8YW/FDPMP4MI155B8YW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/MP4M/I155B8YW/FDPMP4MI155B8YW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/MP4M/I155B8YW/FDPMP4MI155B8YW.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Learn how to easily build a shallow shelf for art or books or candles, in just a few steps. Method I started with measuring and cutting up the wood for the shelves on my table saw and miter saw. I used a 1x6 that I ripped down to 3 1/2 inches for my top shelf, and the underneath bracket I ripped ...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:44:16 PDT
Simple Low Cost Desk/Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Low-Cost-DeskTable/
Simple Low Cost Desk/Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/ZQUP/I028WFDU/FTNZQUPI028WFDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/ZQUP/I028WFDU/FTNZQUPI028WFDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/ZQUP/I028WFDU/FTNZQUPI028WFDU.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a modified version of the desk from the Ana White website. Keeping with my upcycled theme, this project was built from the top of an old desk. If you prefer, the top can be made from 2x12s. I’ve also included a quick video of the build along with a PDF version of the plans.Video:Drawing:ht...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 08:21:22 PDT
wooden pen http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-pen-1/
wooden pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/YHS9/HZS8SZ56/FS4YHS9HZS8SZ56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/YHS9/HZS8SZ56/FS4YHS9HZS8SZ56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/YHS9/HZS8SZ56/FS4YHS9HZS8SZ56.SMALL.jpg Unboxingexperience7 Do you want a unique pen? A wooden pen is very simple to make. All you need isa branch of about 4 inch length; it is important that the wood has a large enough pith in the centre (e.g. elder wood)a pen minea knifea rod of the diameter of the pen mine Cut the branch in 2 pieces Take an about 4 in...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 08:15:22 PDT
Puzzle Box (Unabox) http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-Unabox/
Puzzle Box (Unabox) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a modified version of the Unabox which was built by TXTCLA55 as shown here:http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Puzzle-Box-A-ne...This simplified version can be built with limited tools and a basic skill level. The drawing is included in the video description. Note that the drawing units are...
By: mtairymd

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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:51:11 PDT
Simple Round Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Round-Table/
Simple Round Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This project was built with a round top from a broken table and two 2x4’s. The top in this project is 30 inches in diameter. However, the designed can be scaled up or down based on your top diameter and/or desired table height. See drawing and video for build instructions.Drawing: https://drive.g...
By: mtairymd

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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 12:57:38 PDT
Pirate Key Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Key-Hook/
Pirate Key Hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/OQUE/HUBWMTXQ/FD0OQUEHUBWMTXQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/OQUE/HUBWMTXQ/FD0OQUEHUBWMTXQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/OQUE/HUBWMTXQ/FD0OQUEHUBWMTXQ.SMALL.jpg mosspossum Here's Yar Keys!!! Materials used 1-3/4" brass cup hook1-#6 brass finish washer1-small brass screw eye1- 8" X 6" wood plaque (approx)1-picture hook2-screws for picture hook1-graphite paper (size of picture) 1-picture of a pirate1-woodburner tool Getting the pirate picture onto your wood. Once...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:15:17 PDT