Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - wood - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 May 2016 17:29:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 Custom Reclaimed Wood Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Reclaimed-Wood-Sign/
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Fri, 27 May 2016 07:47:26 PDT
Spice & Hot Sauce Rack From A Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Spice-Hot-Sauce-Rack-From-a-Pallet/
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Fri, 27 May 2016 09:05:19 PDT
How to Make a Violin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Violin/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:55:34 PDT
How to Use Scrap Wood to Make Cool Table Top or Doll Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Scrap-Wood-to-Make-Cool-Table-Top-or-Do/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 12:58:22 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
World Map Tabletop http://www.instructables.com/id/World-Map-Tabletop/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 17:45:03 PDT
Rustic Coat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Coat-Rack/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 13:56:04 PDT
Monogrammed Cheeseboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Monogrammed-Cheeseboard/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 10:52:13 PDT
How to Make a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Box/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 23:27:31 PDT
How to Make a Wood Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wood-Clock/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 22:10:38 PDT
Lighted Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighted-Box/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 08:10:24 PDT
Ratchet Knob (Unidirectional Mechanism) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ratchet-Knob-Unidirectional-Mechanism/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 07:57:32 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Bartop http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Bartop/
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Thu, 19 May 2016 15:13:35 PDT
Traveller's Cajon http://www.instructables.com/id/Travellers-Cajon/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 14:13:18 PDT
Wooden Coaster Wedding Favors http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Coaster-Wedding-Favors/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 08:06:22 PDT
Flat Pack Trestle Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-Trestle-Table/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 01:07:29 PDT
A Step By Step Guide To Whitewashing Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Step-by-Step-Guide-to-Whitewashing-Wood/
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Sun, 15 May 2016 08:04:47 PDT
Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-5/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 19:38:50 PDT
Hunter's Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Hunters-Knife/
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Fri, 13 May 2016 19:03:05 PDT
Olive Emerging Lidded Vessel http://www.instructables.com/id/Olive-Emerging-Lidded-Vessel/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 06:39:55 PDT
DIY INDUSTRIAL PIPE SHELF http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-INDUSTRIAL-PIPE-SHELF/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 17:48:15 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
Simple Crosscut Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Crosscut-Sled/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 05:15:51 PDT
Prince Guitar Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Prince-Guitar-Box/
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Fri, 6 May 2016 10:58:26 PDT
12 Handsome Bent Wood Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Handsome-Bent-Wood-Rings/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/UJAP/INUV0C6T/F44UJAPINUV0C6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/UJAP/INUV0C6T/F44UJAPINUV0C6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/UJAP/INUV0C6T/F44UJAPINUV0C6T.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Bent wood rings tend to be less prone to cracking than other wood rings, because the grain wraps around the ring, rather than through it or across it.Whether you're just starting out with wood bending or you're ready to use your skills to bust out an engagement ring, there's a bent wood ring project...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 09:07:02 PDT
Dual Korg Volca Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Korg-Volca-Stand/
Dual Korg Volca Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DVQO/INQBJBTF/FIYDVQOINQBJBTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DVQO/INQBJBTF/FIYDVQOINQBJBTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DVQO/INQBJBTF/FIYDVQOINQBJBTF.SMALL.jpg NateDemon Do you own one or more of the Korg Volca synthesizers? Do you own the Beats, Keys, Bass, Sampler, or even the FM (shiny, shiny)!? DO YOU?! Well I bet you've run into the problem of space with all those synths and bad hand posture. Don't be a peasant, leaving your gear sprawled all about. Make a b...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 20:04:30 PDT
Folding Chair with a Twist http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Chair-With-a-Twist/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 20:24:40 PDT
Laser Etched Pen (no Hassle CA Finish!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Etched-Pen-no-Hassle-CA-Finish/
Laser Etched Pen (no Hassle CA Finish!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/ROII/INM7WB33/F9ZROIIINM7WB33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/ROII/INM7WB33/F9ZROIIINM7WB33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/ROII/INM7WB33/F9ZROIIINM7WB33.SMALL.jpg yuvallahav "Why an instructable about turning a pen?" you might be asking. And you will be right. A pen is something we can buy at the dollar store and still come out with change.Yet, for woodturners at large, turning pens is one of the best exercises for skill and design there is. Let's not mention they are b...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 16:00:29 PDT
Elliptical Pool Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Elliptical-Pool-Table/
Elliptical Pool Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/5UV7/INM7MPB7/FF65UV7INM7MPB7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/5UV7/INM7MPB7/FF65UV7INM7MPB7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/5UV7/INM7MPB7/FF65UV7INM7MPB7.SMALL.jpg OXANBC_WPDHNW Pool, otherwise known as pocket billiards in North America, is the family of cue sports played on a pool table. The pool (or billiards) table is typically rectangular and has six "pockets" along its sides. However, the key word here is "typically." For this project, we'll be making an elliptical poo...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:02:11 PDT
Wood and Aluminum Note Pad - Giaco Whatever Collaboration http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-and-Aluminum-Note-Pad-Giaco-Whatever-Collabor/
Wood and Aluminum Note Pad - Giaco Whatever Collaboration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/RLSS/INI7ZZ9R/FP2RLSSINI7ZZ9R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/RLSS/INI7ZZ9R/FP2RLSSINI7ZZ9R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/RLSS/INI7ZZ9R/FP2RLSSINI7ZZ9R.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,here is another collaboration Instructable between Giaco Whatever and me.This time we are presenting a relatively simple yet elegant addition to your desktop or workshop.Users of the mobile app can use this link to get to the video.If you like this project please show us y...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:46:51 PDT
Flat Pack Circular Side Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-Circular-Side-Table/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:45:10 PDT
Easy and beautiful cutting/cheese board http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-Beautiful-Cutting-Board/
Easy and beautiful cutting/cheese board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/GTOW/INER70N8/FQOGTOWINER70N8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/GTOW/INER70N8/FQOGTOWINER70N8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/GTOW/INER70N8/FQOGTOWINER70N8.SMALL.jpg grunda In this instructable (my first), I will show you all how to build a simple yet beautiful wooden cutting board that is very easy to make without sophisticated tools. Speaking of tools, the only complicated tool required is a saw that can cut nice thin and straight strips of hardwood. There are a few ...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 17:48:53 PDT
Arrow of Light Award http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrow-of-Light-Award/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 12:06:06 PDT
Learning Algorithms with the Hanoi Towers http://www.instructables.com/id/Learning-Algorithms-With-the-Hanoi-Towers/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:43:37 PDT
Coat Rack Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Coat-Rack-Shelf/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 08:10:06 PDT
Wood Veneer Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Veneer-Rose/
Wood Veneer Rose - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/3561/INKJMCX4/FF43561INKJMCX4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/3561/INKJMCX4/FF43561INKJMCX4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/3561/INKJMCX4/FF43561INKJMCX4.SMALL.jpg geekbuilders This project works well as a gift for valentines, mother's day, or for a special loved one. It takes some patience, but yields a beautiful result. you can also watch a video of the rose being made along with the steps outlined here. Enjoy! Create the Form The first step in the process is to creat...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 22:21:46 PDT
Timber Speaker Stands http://www.instructables.com/id/Timber-Speaker-Stands/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 06:38:58 PDT
REMIX: Plywood Drink Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/REMIX-Plywood-Drink-Coasters/
REMIX: Plywood Drink Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/D2BP/IMUTPF98/FLBD2BPIMUTPF98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/D2BP/IMUTPF98/FLBD2BPIMUTPF98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/D2BP/IMUTPF98/FLBD2BPIMUTPF98.SMALL.jpg FlahertyS The other night, while browsing Instructables, I came across this one by Tom Howbridge: http://www.instructables.com/id/PLYWOOD-DRINK-COAS...After glancing at my drink sweating on top of a newspaper, I thought I would give his idea a try. I used slightly different materials and processes than Tom, s...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 21:02:58 PDT
Flat-Pack Wooden Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-Wooden-Chairs/
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 09:26:00 PDT
DIY Laser Engraved Inbox http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laser-Engraved-Inbox/
DIY Laser Engraved Inbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/NCH3/IMK6838G/FMWNCH3IMK6838G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/NCH3/IMK6838G/FMWNCH3IMK6838G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/NCH3/IMK6838G/FMWNCH3IMK6838G.SMALL.jpg Fission_Chips The inbox. The place that sits on your desk at work where people throw useless crap in and expect you to do something about it. In this Instructable, I decided to make my own take on this classic by laminating wood strips together. The end result looks pretty legit, and has a very cutting-board-e...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 13:06:34 PDT
Mini Stacking Wood Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Stacking-Wood-Boxes/
Mini Stacking Wood Boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/3COL/IMMBBAPB/FWT3COLIMMBBAPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/3COL/IMMBBAPB/FWT3COLIMMBBAPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/3COL/IMMBBAPB/FWT3COLIMMBBAPB.SMALL.jpg TLP Shop Lab I've been making many small jewelry projects at the same time. Each involved many small pieces. It started becoming a hassle to organize each one. I would pull them out and back into plastic bags as I worked on them. Recently, one of my friends was using the top of a small wood box to organize h...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 21:55:07 PDT
Music Box for Mary http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Box-for-Mary/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 18:28:14 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
Handcrafted Magnetic-Top Storage Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Handcrafted-Magnetic-Top-Storage-Box/
Handcrafted Magnetic-Top Storage Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/H7DI/IMKVU59M/F82H7DIIMKVU59M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/H7DI/IMKVU59M/F82H7DIIMKVU59M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/H7DI/IMKVU59M/F82H7DIIMKVU59M.SMALL.jpg satchelfrost Features:A box that holds my round bottom flasksA top that snaps in place magnetically cheap (5$ was all I spent)A bit of styleSupplies:Scrap woodneodynium magnets a filea sawa little wood gluesome polyurethanesome wood screwssandpaper or a sanding sponge (the only thing I had to buy)a drilla hammer...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 20:43:53 PDT
Perfect rounded corners, with just a mitre box http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-Rounded-Corners-With-a-Miter-Box/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 07:34:35 PDT
Scrapwood Table & Stool Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrapwood-Table-Stool-Set/
Scrapwood Table & Stool Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/0ANW/IMJEB2NP/FXW0ANWIMJEB2NP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/0ANW/IMJEB2NP/FXW0ANWIMJEB2NP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/0ANW/IMJEB2NP/FXW0ANWIMJEB2NP.SMALL.jpg RecklessRedneckWoodWorks So I do a lot of cooking, As well as woodworking, And one of the forms of cooking I love best is smoking. This leaves me with lots of hickory scraps, So I thought I would put some of them to good use. Enjoy :) Step 1 : The cut lists The Table : 2 - 8 3/4" x 48" x 3/4" 1 - 6 1/4" x 48" x 3/4"2 - 2...
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 22:55:19 PDT
1 WTC (1:10,000) http://www.instructables.com/id/1-WTC-110000/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 19:11:24 PDT
Light-Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Chest/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 09:10:50 PDT
Scrap Wood Projects: 3 Simple Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-Projects-3-Simple-Ideas/
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 17:12:37 PDT
Hand Crafted, Cheese Board & Cheese Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Crafted-Cheese-Board-Cheese-Knife/
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 09:07:14 PDT