Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - wood - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 9 Feb 2016 14:37:51 PST BLOX v1.01 6 Pack Caddie - 6 Shooter Style http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Pack-Caddie-6-Shooter-Style/
6 Pack Caddie - 6 Shooter Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/NB61/IKECNM4C/FAPNB61IKECNM4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/NB61/IKECNM4C/FAPNB61IKECNM4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/NB61/IKECNM4C/FAPNB61IKECNM4C.SMALL.jpg IamGutter Headed for a tailgate, a concert in the park or just an evening of visiting with the neighbors, it is always nice to bring along your beverage of choice to sample during the event. Now you can show up with your favorite bottle of suds in style with the 6-Shooter 6-Pack Caddie! There are many differ...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:56:09 PST
Distressed Wood Chairs ....... IKEA Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Distressed-Wood-Chairs-IKEA-Upgrade/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:16:05 PST
Wooden toy plane with a MDF sheet http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-Plane-With-a-MDF-Sheet/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 08:09:42 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/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 12:12:11 PST
Tobacco (or Anything Else) Wood Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Tobacco-or-Anything-Else-Wood-Box/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 15:03:08 PST
Cheap DIY Modular Synth Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DIY-Modular-Synth-Case/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 06:23:07 PST
Chessboard wood DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Chessboard-Wood/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 03:57:08 PST
Router Table Coping Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Table-Coping-Sled/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 06:01:18 PST
8-Ball in Solid Wood Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Ball-in-Solid-Wood-Cube/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 17:26:32 PST
DIY On-Off Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-On-Off-Switch/
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:59:26 PST
Wooden Link Chain from a Solid 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Link-Chain-From-a-Solid-2x4/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:45:01 PST
Random colored Cross http://www.instructables.com/id/Random-Colored-Cross/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 11:01:59 PST
Awesome Wooden Furniture Display With LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Wooden-Furniture-Display-With-LEDs/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 11:26:08 PST
Railway Sleeper TV Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Railway-Sleeper-TV-Unit/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 12:34:03 PST
Jigsaw Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Jigsaw-Puzzle-1/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 05:34:13 PST
Custom Wood Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wood-Workbench/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 09:48:19 PST
CNC Routed Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Routed-Sled/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 09:04:05 PST
Welding Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Cart-1/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:15:36 PST
Head Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Head-Board/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 17:22:33 PST
Adding a Drawer to an IKEA Kitchen Island http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Drawer-to-an-IKEA-Kitchen-Island/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:18:44 PST
How to Restore an Old Pink Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-an-Old-Pink-Chest/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 13:23:40 PST
Modular furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Furniture/
Modular furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/KHW7/IJKA9GYR/F18KHW7IJKA9GYR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/KHW7/IJKA9GYR/F18KHW7IJKA9GYR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/KHW7/IJKA9GYR/F18KHW7IJKA9GYR.SMALL.jpg YaronShemesh I wanted a furniture that will fits every room, that will not consume a lot of space ,that can be adjusted and have multi purpose.so i ended up building 4 block that fit on top of each other....Measures:25cm X 25cm X 130cmModules: Keys compartment, Drawer, Double shelf ,Open boxTools:saw table, elec...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 12:15:33 PST
DIY Wood Veneer Rotary Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Veneer-Rotary-Tool/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 11:08:39 PST
Quilt Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilt-Rack/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 10:20:58 PST
A Photographic Guide to Selecting Lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Photographic-Guide-to-Selecting-Lumber/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 08:31:10 PST
Rustic Pallet Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Pallet-Sign/
Rustic Pallet Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/4LIK/IJD55UC2/FBP4LIKIJD55UC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/4LIK/IJD55UC2/FBP4LIKIJD55UC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/4LIK/IJD55UC2/FBP4LIKIJD55UC2.SMALL.jpg HPandLOTR I made this sign last year for a Christmas decoration. I made it out of pallet wood and used a sheet of labels to transfer an image from my printer to the board. Let's get started! Cut your pallet Disassembling a pallet is a lot of work. To save time I just used a circular saw to cut along sid...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 18:45:23 PST
Spiral Vessel- Turned and Carved http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiral-Vessel-Turned-and-Carved/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 01:45:38 PST
Filling Wood Defects With Inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Filling-Wood-Defects-With-Inlay/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 05:48:09 PST
Dollie for Home User http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollie-for-Home-User/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 01:07:14 PST
Walking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Walking-Stick-1/
Walking Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/KJAN/IJ8URUPW/FVDKJANIJ8URUPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/KJAN/IJ8URUPW/FVDKJANIJ8URUPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/KJAN/IJ8URUPW/FVDKJANIJ8URUPW.SMALL.jpg agabpardo A couple days ago I got bored waiting for a separate project's glue to dry so this was birthed in response. Sticks are such a common thing that no one ever thinks much of them, but you can turn a broken tree branch into a sturdy, dependable aid in a matter of hours. Prep Materials: A nice and stu...
By: agabpardo

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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 13:31:07 PST
Bedroom Makeover: Hidden desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedroom-Makeover-Hidden-Desk/
Bedroom Makeover: Hidden desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/ET90/IJ7WTB0R/F6UET90IJ7WTB0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/ET90/IJ7WTB0R/F6UET90IJ7WTB0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/ET90/IJ7WTB0R/F6UET90IJ7WTB0R.SMALL.jpg giorgia14 Many days ago I bought my first jigsaw. I've always been fascinated by woodworking but I never had the chance to test my capabalities on this.So, going to my garage with my brand new jigsaw and happy like a child in Christmas period, I gazed around searching for old pieces of woods to destroy, ehm.....
By: giorgia14

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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 10:03:27 PST
Reclaimed Lumber Nightstands http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Lumber-Nightstands/
Reclaimed Lumber Nightstands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/ALDT/IJ6CDJSX/FVTALDTIJ6CDJSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/ALDT/IJ6CDJSX/FVTALDTIJ6CDJSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/ALDT/IJ6CDJSX/FVTALDTIJ6CDJSX.SMALL.jpg IngrownSplinter When the wife says "jump", your supposed to say "how high." However, since my vertical leap is not very impressive and my wife knows it, I said "how about some new nightstands" instead. In keeping with the running theme of our bedroom, I wanted to make the tables out of some reclaimed lumber and all...
By: IngrownSplinter

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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 10:47:07 PST
10 Cuts: Working Pliers Carved From Solid Block of Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Cuts-Working-Pliers-Carved-From-Solid-Block-of-/
10 Cuts: Working Pliers Carved From Solid Block of Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/AYSQ/IJ644QAV/FGEAYSQIJ644QAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/AYSQ/IJ644QAV/FGEAYSQIJ644QAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/AYSQ/IJ644QAV/FGEAYSQIJ644QAV.SMALL.jpg romanursuhack https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9peIeHB7No&feature=youtu.be To do 10 Cuts: Working Pliers Carved From Solid Block Of Wood you need!!! In today's video I'll show you a great idea on how to make nippers with the wooden brick without a single nail. A small-blade knife, a block of basswood, and kn...
By: romanursuhack

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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 13:10:52 PST
Crysis Typhoon Minigun Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Crysis-3-Typhoon-Prop/
Crysis Typhoon Minigun Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/71SN/IJ4MLL2D/FK971SNIJ4MLL2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/71SN/IJ4MLL2D/FK971SNIJ4MLL2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/71SN/IJ4MLL2D/FK971SNIJ4MLL2D.SMALL.jpg skeplin I built this model of a Typhoon minigun from Crysis 3 to showcase what you can do with an X-Carve CNC from Inventables. In this Instructable, I'll go over the techniques I used to build it and provide a link to the project and build files. If you don't have a CNC, no worries, you can still complete ...
By: skeplin

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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 17:30:38 PST
Secure Suction Chamber for Disc Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Secure-Suction-Chamber-for-Disc-Sander/
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By: torx

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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 16:26:08 PST
Make a Mid-Century Modern Style Coffee Table Easy & Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Mid-Century-Modern-Style-Coffee-Table-Easy-/
Make a Mid-Century Modern Style Coffee Table Easy & Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/Y5MZ/IIXFD1PQ/F4EY5MZIIXFD1PQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/Y5MZ/IIXFD1PQ/F4EY5MZIIXFD1PQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/Y5MZ/IIXFD1PQ/F4EY5MZIIXFD1PQ.SMALL.jpg chadmikell This instructable will show you how to easily and inexpensively make a mid-century modern inspired coffee table.It can be modified easily to fit your decor requirements in both size and color.This is a Christmas gift for my wife, so we went with a dark stain and red interior to match our living room...
By: chadmikell

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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 07:18:05 PST
Wooden Bird Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Bird-Clock/
Wooden Bird Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/Q2O3/IIYUN85S/FAEQ2O3IIYUN85S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/Q2O3/IIYUN85S/FAEQ2O3IIYUN85S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/Q2O3/IIYUN85S/FAEQ2O3IIYUN85S.SMALL.jpg tdonoclift I was searching the internet for Christmas gifts for my family when I came across a wooden clock shaped like a bird. It was so adorable I almost bought it when I suddenly realised that I could make one just like it. Home made gifts always have much more sentimental value, and I already had the wood ...
By: tdonoclift

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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 11:03:30 PST
Junkyard Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Junkyard-Clock/
Junkyard Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/VCVQ/IIXF85GT/FZSVCVQIIXF85GT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/VCVQ/IIXF85GT/FZSVCVQIIXF85GT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/VCVQ/IIXF85GT/FZSVCVQIIXF85GT.SMALL.jpg amackay In recent years a lot of auto manufacturers seem to go towards a more "retro" look in some of their styling. As part of this movement, a number of cars have been using the more traditional analogue clocks versus digital clocks.As time goes by, all cars eventually end up in the junk yard. In a lot of...
By: amackay

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Sat, 2 Jan 2016 20:28:35 PST
Dry-Erase Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Dry-Erase-Board/
Dry-Erase Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/UZJI/IIW426JI/F4WUZJIIIW426JI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/UZJI/IIW426JI/F4WUZJIIIW426JI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/UZJI/IIW426JI/F4WUZJIIIW426JI.SMALL.jpg makerbrian Make your own dry-erase board. I have made a dry-erase board similar to these, but decided to refine the design a bit and document the process, and of course make an Instructable.MaterialsI was able to use mostly reclaimed barn materials for this project. The glass panes used to be in my parent's ...
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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 13:57:40 PST
Wooden Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Table-2/
Wooden Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ULSA/IIVZRYCN/FQCULSAIIVZRYCN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ULSA/IIVZRYCN/FQCULSAIIVZRYCN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ULSA/IIVZRYCN/FQCULSAIIVZRYCN.SMALL.jpg sapatsidis Preparing the legs. Metal work to keep legs together. Get the metal inside wood, Also big screws used on top of plate to fix metal with wood (three its corner). Table top Tabletop bought it 110€, sand it and painted twice Put together. Get tabletop together with legs and put screws beneath ...
By: sapatsidis

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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 13:07:04 PST
Wooden Pen Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pen-Drives/
Wooden Pen Drives - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/YN0U/IIUKENIX/FH0YN0UIIUKENIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/YN0U/IIUKENIX/FH0YN0UIIUKENIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/YN0U/IIUKENIX/FH0YN0UIIUKENIX.SMALL.jpg tdonoclift Last Christmas I gave my family printed photo books, filled with photos I had taken that year. It was a wonderful gift, but it meant having to buy several photo books from a professional printing company, and this wasn't cheap. So this year I decided to make a photo slideshow of photos from 2015 and...
By: tdonoclift

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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 07:12:12 PST
Easy Carved wooden turtle DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Carved-Wooden-Turtle-DIY/
Easy Carved wooden turtle DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/5ZWE/IIT4VSBD/FNV5ZWEIIT4VSBD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/5ZWE/IIT4VSBD/FNV5ZWEIIT4VSBD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/5ZWE/IIT4VSBD/FNV5ZWEIIT4VSBD.SMALL.jpg mustermania Small carved turtleManufacture of a small turtle carved in oak, fast and simple enough to implement. No need big machines and gouges a coping saw enough.Equipment: Wood glue gouges JigsawPetite tortue en bois sculpter Matériel: Colle à Bois Gouges Scie à chantournerYou can find...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 10:42:34 PST
My First Wooden Spoon http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Wooden-Spoon/
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 19:38:26 PST
How to Dye Wood Using Natural Ingredients in 5 steps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dye-Wood-Using-Natural-Ingredients-in-5-Ste/
How to Dye Wood Using Natural Ingredients in 5 steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/EGEL/IIEUK3Q6/FC8EGELIIEUK3Q6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/EGEL/IIEUK3Q6/FC8EGELIIEUK3Q6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/EGEL/IIEUK3Q6/FC8EGELIIEUK3Q6.SMALL.jpg firefightermeyer Did you know you can dye wood?! This is not staining. Stains lie on top of the wood, whereas dyes absorb into the wood. Dyes can be made naturally with most water soluble materials. Tea, coffee, nut husks (walnut looks great), tobacco, and herbs are all great options to explore if you want to create...
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 13:38:50 PST
Catapult made with tongue depressors and rubber bands http://www.instructables.com/id/Catapult-Made-With-Tongue-Depressors-and-Rubber-Ba/
Catapult made with tongue depressors and rubber bands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/K1DS/IINH9YH5/FE6K1DSIINH9YH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/K1DS/IINH9YH5/FE6K1DSIINH9YH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/K1DS/IINH9YH5/FE6K1DSIINH9YH5.SMALL.jpg ArisK3 We will make a quick catapult for kids with just tongue depressors and rubber bands (and some wooden dowels)You can find a full list of supplies and a detailed howto on the youtube video : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YamD_Z-UmO8 Punch holes at the edges of 6 tongue depressors Use wooden do...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 07:39:45 PST
2x4 Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Wall-Art/
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By: Handmade by Hayden

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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 16:59:43 PST
Simple 2' x 4' Computer Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-2-X-4-Computer-Desk/
Simple 2' x 4' Computer Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7WLI/IIKOKGK7/FX37WLIIIKOKGK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7WLI/IIKOKGK7/FX37WLIIIKOKGK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7WLI/IIKOKGK7/FX37WLIIIKOKGK7.SMALL.jpg ForrestW Welcome to my tutorial of building yourself a cheap and simple computer desk. In this guide I will take you step by step on how to create your own like this. If you look closely at the images above the first one is what I came up with according to actual dimensions of certain materials, it will have...
By: ForrestW

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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 05:32:25 PST
3Dish Horse Head Made Out of Oak http://www.instructables.com/id/3Dish-Horse-Head-Made-Out-of-Oak/
3Dish Horse Head Made Out of Oak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/OH0I/IIJKW5FC/F1YOH0IIIJKW5FC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/OH0I/IIJKW5FC/F1YOH0IIIJKW5FC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/OH0I/IIJKW5FC/F1YOH0IIIJKW5FC.SMALL.jpg man-after-Gods-own-heart Made this out of a scrap oak piece for my sis for Christmas this year! What you need Bandsaw,Tablesaw,Dremel tool with wood cutting wheel and carving bit,Design with carbon paper,Image of horse jaw muscle as well as under the chin,Stain (if you choose to stain it),150 grit sandpaperScrap wood bi...
By: man-after-Gods-own-heart

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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 22:59:16 PST