Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - toy Tue, 3 Mar 2015 05:02:01 PST BLOX v1.01 Wood p51 Mustang Plane Test Cutting
Wood p51 Mustang Plane Test Cutting - More DIY How To Projects]]> ugurustun Non complate photos Test Cutting It must made balsa wood. But this is test cutting for size compatible.I cutting from polywood.Polywood is heavy than balsa.This plane can not fly.But its can gift, biblo or maybe diecast.
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 13:31:12 PST
Wooden Toy Jeep - Classic
Wooden Toy Jeep - Classic - More DIY How To Projects]]> ugurustun part list- wood- glue- nailstools- cnc- saw- knife- etc ... Final pics draw model borderdraw detaildraw cad filecam configurationand cutgluing and presand final touch Design and source file Cam esitor deaign file and sourxe file. compatible cad to gcode procesure
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:54:54 PST
Making The Zoetrope
Making The Zoetrope - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:49:47 PST
KISS train (Keep It Super Simple)
KISS train (Keep It Super Simple) - More DIY How To Projects]]> ron3711 Build yourself a fun, durable toy for nearly no cost! Use a scrap piece of 2x4, you could made from pallet wood. I designed this train in the early 80's when I had 2 boys, 2 & 3 years old. My budget was limited as well as my tools. The primary goal was to use the KISS principal (Keep It Super Si...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 18:06:08 PST
Labyrinth - From a Single 2x4
Labyrinth - From a Single 2x4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> tomatoskins Being fiscally limited and not one to back down from a challenge, one of Seamster's more recent instructable/challenge appeared to be right up my alley. Being constrained to the use of a single 2x4 (two-by-four), I wanted to make something different, durable, inexpensive, and of personal value to me...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 08:26:24 PST
How To Make a Desktop Catapult
How To Make a Desktop Catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> darbinorvar Here is a simple DIY desktop catapult you can make with just a few hours and some easy-to-get materials. In the video I used mortise and tenon joinery but you can get good results with just glue and brad nails. Making the Catapult ToolsTable or Hand SawDrill MaterialsOak or other hard woodRubber ...
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 15:41:04 PST
Toy Kitchen from Pallet Wood
Toy Kitchen from Pallet Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dominic Bender For Christmas this year my girls wanted a toy kitchen. Sterling Davis (a fellow YouTube woodworker) hosted the Pallet Upcycle Challenge. what better reason to make a toy kitchen out of pallet wood?Check out the video for the most comprehensive look at the build that I can give you. I did not take pi...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 10:02:41 PST
Wooden Toy Hauler ***Updated with template PDF***
Wooden Toy Hauler ***Updated with template PDF*** - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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 Toy Shotgun
Wooden Toy Shotgun - More DIY How To Projects]]> thefuzzmaster For around five bucks you can make a little toy shotgun that looks very realistic First thing is to get a 2x6 board pick the model of the gun you want print it what ever size you want After you get it cut out start sanding start from the stock and move up Then stain the stock and the pum...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:01:34 PST
Rubber band gun MINI
Rubber band gun MINI - More DIY How To Projects]]> BigCthulhu Well a rubber band gun again. Nothing special, but this is a very small one. If you have tired of the normal size RBG-s, it's time to construct some miniaturized series made of special parts. When I have seen those mini rubber band packs first, which are so popular today at the girls who knit bracel...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:23:22 PST
Wood Christmas Ornament 2014
Wood Christmas Ornament 2014 - More DIY How To Projects]]> cpine522 There was a challenged issued by some fellow woodworkers to make a Christmas Ornament from wood. Specifically but not limited to wood turning. I had this idea and I think it turned out great! I enjoy making toys from wood so this seemed the logical translation for a Christmas Ornament. The woods ...
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 20:20:19 PST
Wooden Toy For My Little Boy
Wooden Toy For My Little Boy - More DIY How To Projects]]> ugurustun organic toy. wooden tractor part list 20X50X1 cm wood. polywood or like.sand paperglue4x screw 35 mmcuttin machine(cnc or saw ...)sundry hand tool Draw Model Download model image but left or right side.import imade cad application.Track model out side and draw border.and draw detail. Working...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 15:05:39 PST
Child's Workbench
Child's Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> treehog This instructable details how to build a sturdy and functional child-sized workbench, but it could be easily scaled to full size. I built this for my 3 year-old son for Christmas, and aside from small projects like picture frames and shelves this is my first "real" woodworking project (and also my f...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 07:20:32 PST
How to make a toy T-Rex by Kyle Cullen
How to make a toy T-Rex by Kyle Cullen - More DIY How To Projects]]> KG_2014 Here you will learn the many different steps to making a fun, hand made wooden T-rex toy! Assembling your materials These are some of the tools and materials that you'll need to make a wooden T-Rex toy!1. Safety goggles. (You're eyes are worth more then a toy!)2. Pen or Sharpie3. A scrap piece 1/...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:43:32 PDT
How to make a wooden toy by Thantasia
How to make a wooden toy by Thantasia - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mesquitehigh No introduction.... Collect your materials You will need:Tools-• Band saw • Router• 1/4" round over bit• 1" belt sander • Drill press • Proper sized drill bitsMaterials-• Safety goggles • Piece of cardstock for template• Printer • 2x6 stock wood (scrap wood) • Wood glue • Wooden axles and matchin...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:19:44 PDT
How To Make A Wood Pig By Phi Phi
How To Make A Wood Pig By Phi Phi - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mesquitehigh This is the first time i made a pig toy, i learned from wood working class. i also learned how to use lots of different machines. For example, rounder machine, drill press machine, band saw machine and sander machine. this time, i want to make a pig because i was born in the pig year and i was succe...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:37:53 PDT
Miniature gun Model
Miniature gun Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> gidder Mini Gun Model made out of pine and a spent .22 magnum Brass.Supplies needed -.22 Magnum Brass Cartridge- .5in x 1in x 4in Piece of White pine- carving knive(s)- various grits of sand paper-some sort of glue, epoxy, cement Gettin Started Draw out your stock shape on the pine and begin carving it...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:15:55 PDT
How to make a Toy Rhino
How to make a Toy Rhino - More DIY How To Projects]]> mhswoods1 throughout this instructable, you will learn the steps to make a simple wooden animal toy with wheels. Gather all materials Before you start, make sure you have all the necessary equipment and materials to create your wooden toy. You're going to need your axles, 1/8" ply wood, 2x6 block of wood, ...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:00:19 PDT
Make a wooden toy.
Make a wooden toy. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mesquitehigh I have my woods students create wooden toys as an introduction to working with various machines around the shop. In the wooden toy lesson, students learn to use the Bandsaw, the Drill press, Router table, and the small 1" belt sander.They end up with a heirloom toy that will last forever if taken c...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:11:38 PDT
Medieval Crossbow
Medieval Crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> macarina Medieval CrossbowThe subject of this project has been one of my preoccupations since childhood. Growing up in Europe, the local museum had one medieval crossbow on display and I remember looking at it many times trying to figure out how it was made… Of course nobody I talked to had a clue about the ...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:26:25 PDT
123D Make & ArtCAM Express - JigsawCar
123D Make & ArtCAM Express - JigsawCar - More DIY How To Projects]]> ArtCAM How to make a 3d jigsaw in ArtCAM Express using 123D make.Things you will need· Autodesk 123D Make· ArtCAM Express · CNC machine· Block of wood Making the flat pack car Designing the model 1. Open Autodesk 123D Make and import a CAD model (The car example shape used here)....
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:27:00 PDT
Wooden laptop for children
Wooden laptop for children - More DIY How To Projects]]> gvhauwae In this instructable you'll learn how to make a wooden laptop for children.It's really fun to make and you can give it your own touch if you like.This laptop is made inspired from the 'my first laptop' you can buy in some shops.It shouldn't cost to much to make either the hardest part is that you ne...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 13:29:54 PDT
Pencil Spin Top kludge77 This is a piece of sycamore turned to a top shape. You then insert a pencil and spin it up. I used 1/4 copper collars to give the pencil a tight grip. It draws cool circles and shortening or lengthening the pencil will give it different paths as it alters the center of gravity.
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 07:52:47 PDT
Toy Wooden Helicopter
Toy Wooden Helicopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> zweinman This is a very simple woodworking project to make a toy helicopter for your kid. It also makes a great gift. The wood species I chose are completely harmless for children (no oils or splinters), and I finished the toy with a kids safe finish called "toymaker's finish"Enjoy the build!Materials:A piec...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:23:45 PDT
A Motor Bike - What a Rocking Ride
A Motor Bike - What a Rocking Ride - More DIY How To Projects]]> HUKBMBEAR When daughters where born and as soon as they could walk I made them a toy each, both got a hobby horse (see my instructable ). We now have three children and our son is old enough to have his ride. Although the girls love riding their horses up and d...

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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 12:39:48 PDT
Hobby Horse
Hobby Horse - More DIY How To Projects]]> HUKBMBEAR This toy started life as a statement from my first daughter. One day she saw a horse on television and stated that her daddy could make her one of those. Being a little under 2 years old(at the time) I thought that this was a bit of a whim and that she would forget. However after a few more reques...

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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 05:02:12 PST
Cowgirl Yoyo
Cowgirl Yoyo - More DIY How To Projects]]> paracordbraider For those of us that don't chew tobacco or know anyone that does, I devised this model. This is the counter part of the Cowboy Yoyo. I didn't know what else to call it. It is simply a toy that many folks have never seen before.   Supplies needed. A piece of wood big enough to cut ...
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 13:30:59 PST
Boomerang - More DIY How To Projects]]> solobo With one hour of work, you can have a boomerang that actually comes back. It's like magic. This design was inspired by a book I used to check out from the library, read and re-read when I was a kid. It's called Boomerangs: How to Make and Throw Them , and it was pretty great. The author would appar...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 20:58:02 PST
How to make a blanket chest.
How to make a blanket chest. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mrballeng A friend of ours is expecting a child. I made this chest for her to have a place to store diapers, wipes, and toys for her little muchkin. Any parent in a two story house will tell you how convenient it is to have a diaper stash both upstairs and downstairs. The size of the box was determined by t...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 20:55:26 PST
Easy Toy Sword
Easy Toy Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> solobo This is a fun, quick, and easy way to make a toy sword for your kid (or for yourself). It's roughly the size and shape of a gladius. I gave one to my toddler for Christmas, and he loves it*. All you need is: A piece of wood about one inch thick (a fence board, for example) A band saw A ...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 20:57:07 PST
Mechanical Wood Toy Car
Mechanical Wood Toy Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> thessejway this project was an assignment for school. i am currently enrolled in my first year in the  Industrial Design Bachelor of Applied Technology at Humber College in Toronto. the assignment was to make a wood toy with at least two different moving Mechanical parts. In this instructable i will show my p...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 09:57:19 PST
Tippie Top: This might be the most fun thing I've ever made kludge77 This was turned on my lathe from a small piece of claro walnut I had in the shop. It was originally from a bag of firewood I bought.   I turned it in about 15 minutes, but it took anther 30 minutes to get the shape right for it to flip over on it's head.
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Tue, 1 Oct 2013 11:06:50 PDT
A Desktop Bag Toss: Build it with Few Tools Adeldor Known by a variety of names - baggo, cornhole, corn toss, etc. - the game's platform dimensions are normally 2 feet by 4 feet. At 11 inches by 7½ inches, this miniature indoor version is designed to sit on a desktop or table. It's well sized for a typical office cube. Videos giving a blow-by-blow a...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 16:25:51 PDT
Wooden elephant l33thaxor To make it you need Any kind of wood 10cm in lenght,7-8 height and 3 cm in width. A handsaw. Sandpaper. Time. And you could make that.
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 08:51:05 PDT
Simple wood airplane
Simple wood airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tiago Tomaz This is a step by step guide to construct a simple wood airplane this are the materials and tools you will need MATERIALS - 1 Wood stick (for the main body and wheels) - 2 smaller wood stick ( to connect  all parts )  - 3 tongue depressors ( for the wings and flaps ) TOOLS - wood saw - rasps -...
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Sun, 21 Jul 2013 11:21:48 PDT
Marbles & Wood Tic-Tac-Toe Set
Marbles & Wood Tic-Tac-Toe Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> BigMrTree This is a fun and easy project that can be finished in a day. It's pretty simple, requiring minimal tools and minimal experience with woodworking. Made from a solid block of wood with holes drilled out to store the marble play pieces when not in use. It's the perfect little game to set out on your c...
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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 13:03:52 PDT
Classic Toy Car
Classic Toy Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> JamesRPatrick This project was inspired by MAKE Magazine's Fast Toy Wood Car article. Make's car uses layers of laser-cut plywood to form the body of their car. I liked the idea but wanted something more durable, something that would last generations of abuse, or at least a few hand-me-downs. My solution is...
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Tue, 18 Dec 2012 21:19:46 PST
Toy / Play Kitchen
Toy / Play Kitchen - More DIY How To Projects]]> pudtiny My son loves to play at cooking and currently uses an up turned box and wooden kitchens are expensive to buy. I have a shed full of tools and wood and so this instructable was born. I built to kitchens at the same time one for a friend I have tried to keep all the build images used applicable to jus...
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Thu, 11 Oct 2012 13:07:48 PDT
How I made an etched jigsaw puzzle with a frame- I made it at Techshop Detroit!
How I made an etched jigsaw puzzle with a frame- I made it at Techshop Detroit! - More DIY How To Projects]]> doublthink This is a cool little jigsaw puzzle that fits into a wooden frame.  Gather You materials Things you will need: a piece of wood 12"x8"x3/4" a piece of wood 12"x8"x1/2" A ruler A pencil A brad nailer A hand router A laser cutter/ etcher A jigsaw Frame out your puzzle. C...
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Tue, 13 Mar 2012 16:03:16 PDT
(Monterey) bayblade ("beyblade")
(Monterey) bayblade ("beyblade") - More DIY How To Projects]]> sciencefromjunk Your kid can smash all those commercial tops with her own homemade one. You can also teach yourself and others about the factors involved in rotational inertia and angular momentum.  You'll need: Wood 5/16" dowel Fender washer to match the diameter of your hole saw Long staples for heavy duty stap...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2012 22:44:20 PST
Toy Wood Blocks williewolf Project Overview: I always loved playing with wood building blocks when I was a kid. I thought I would make a set for a friend's 4 year old daughter. This project requires basic woodworking skills and access to woodworking machines. Woodworking machines have sharp cutting edges and are NOT forgivi...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2012 22:07:59 PST
Peg People: A Fun Toy for Most Ages
Peg People: A Fun Toy for Most Ages - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Rambler When my wife was a kid her family used to stop by this little shop that sold a lot of wooden toys that were hand made by the owner. One of the things they got were these little peg people that they termed "Weird Little People." These little things lasted forever and had little wooden cars and boats,...
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Wed, 18 Jan 2012 10:55:45 PST
Breakfast Board - An Unconventional Start to the Day
Breakfast Board - An Unconventional Start to the Day - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Rambler If you love playing with your food, or like the idea of combinding food with toys, this is a pretty cool project to make. You can make it in pretty much any shape you want. We chose an owl because it's cute and has the general shape we wanted. You can make other animals like fish, pigs, rabbits, pik...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2012 07:40:01 PST
HomeMade Autometer skiffe This is a homemade autometer that i finished 2 day
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Wed, 21 Dec 2011 11:21:37 PST
A Traditional Rocking Horse.
A Traditional Rocking Horse. - More DIY How To Projects]]> rickharris I have always wanted to have a traditional wooden rocking horse BUT have been put off by the cost, anything from £2000 up to £8000  !!!  Way out of my budget range. I thought about carving one but worked out the wood alone would cost £100's - again too much. So I hatched a scheme to make one a LOT...
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Mon, 19 Dec 2011 06:54:12 PST
Easy Cheap multi fire Elasticband gun PaulReynolds This elasto gun is the simplest design possible cheap and loads of fun. Print off the PDF cut out the shapes in 3mm ply Glue together. Add trigger Drill hole Put screw through hole Cut groves on back and handle Attach elastic as shown Lock and load
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Mon, 5 Dec 2011 19:54:42 PST
Wooden Rubberband Plunge Cannon cronin135 Build a Wooden Rubberband Plunger Cannon. Designed to shoot 1/2-inch wooden balls, which are available from many craft stores. My kids will sometime shoot other objects, such as beans. NEVER FIRE THE CANNON AT ANYONE. I've measure some trajectories up to 60-feet.
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Sat, 8 Oct 2011 13:14:07 PDT
Child's Airplane for Fisher-Price People
Child's Airplane for Fisher-Price People - More DIY How To Projects]]> Phil B I made this for our three children in the 1970s. It survived them and now our granddaughter is playing with it. The airplane was made with some scrap oak from old church pews and altar furniture. Materials used were some old oak, some glue, and some latex varnish. You will also need some Fisher-Pri...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2011 05:29:54 PDT
How to Make a Spiral Pencil
How to Make a Spiral Pencil - More DIY How To Projects]]> Robot Lover Just recently I went on a long car ride and happened to have a few pencils and an x-acto knife. I did what any maker would do, I started whittling at one of the pencils til I had a cool-looking spiraled pencil. In this instructable I will show you how to make a spiral pencil! Picking the Right P...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2011 21:31:03 PDT
'Thomas the Tank Engine' Style Train Cars
'Thomas the Tank Engine' Style Train Cars - More DIY How To Projects]]> Crozier With two playsets built, I figured I would attempt to make some actual train cars for my lad's ever growing train track which currently fills a high percentage of our coffee table. As with all my homemade 'Thomas' stuff, I have started with Basswood. My former supply of 1/2" thick stock has been us...
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Tue, 7 Dec 2010 13:00:36 PST