Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - wood - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:00:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wooden Die http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Die/
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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:24:32 PDT
How to Make a Router Planer Jig for Wood Flattening http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Router-Planer-Jig-for-Wood-Flattenin/
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:40:03 PDT
Wood Bending With a Vacuum Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bending-With-a-Vacuum-Bag/
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 04:27:04 PDT
Bottle Opener With Magnetic Top Catcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Opener-With-Magnetic-Top-Catcher/
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Sat, 25 Mar 2017 21:21:16 PDT
How to Make - Wooden Heart Magnet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Wooden-Heart-Magnet/
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Sat, 25 Mar 2017 12:10:59 PDT
Kururin - the Rolling Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Kururin-the-Rolling-Stick/
Kururin - the Rolling Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/HSVP/J0MONZZU/FHHHSVPJ0MONZZU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/HSVP/J0MONZZU/FHHHSVPJ0MONZZU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/HSVP/J0MONZZU/FHHHSVPJ0MONZZU.SMALL.jpg unigamer No idea what a Kururin can do? Get inspired by a pro before reading this instructable!Kururin's are a new skill/fidget toy from Japan, the body is just made of wood and easy to turn on a lathe. I've designed two tools to help you make a Kururin for yourself. The Kururin Gauge contains all the measur...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:43:02 PDT
Simple DIY Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Cutting-Board/
Simple DIY Cutting Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/1Y82/J0MOQV74/FB61Y82J0MOQV74.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/1Y82/J0MOQV74/FB61Y82J0MOQV74.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/1Y82/J0MOQV74/FB61Y82J0MOQV74.SMALL.jpg evanandkatelyn Making a cutting board is like a right of passage with woodworking. There are so many ways to make one, but we started simple. We used a single piece of wood to avoid needing 20 clamps and made it with a face grain instead of a side grain or edge grain. There are a lot of strong feelings out there a...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:24:41 PDT
Roman Numeral Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Roman-Numeral-Clock-1/
Roman Numeral Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/GRC9/J0MONB9K/FWQGRC9J0MONB9K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/GRC9/J0MONB9K/FWQGRC9J0MONB9K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/GRC9/J0MONB9K/FWQGRC9J0MONB9K.SMALL.jpg smashingdiy Why buy a clock, when you can make one of your own!Materials Needed:24" Wooden RoundWhite PaintColor of ChoiceCredit CardRoman Numeral Decal Step 1: Purchase Wood Round Lowes sells these pre-made wooden rounds. They come in three sizes. This instructable is for the 24" Step 2: Paint the Round ...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:41:51 PDT
Chunky Farmhouse Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Chunky-Farmhouse-Coffee-Table/
Chunky Farmhouse Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/150J/J0MOOGXY/FUX150JJ0MOOGXY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/150J/J0MOOGXY/FUX150JJ0MOOGXY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/150J/J0MOOGXY/FUX150JJ0MOOGXY.SMALL.jpg smashingdiy Build this lovely DIY Chunky Farmhouse Coffee TableMaterials List:4 - 4x4s @8ft2 - 2x4s @ 8ft2 - 2x6 @ 8ft3 - 2x10 @ 8ftCut List:4 - 4x4s @ 16"4 - 2x4s @17"2 - 4x4s @ 19" (45 degree)4 - 4x4s @ 8" (45 dgree)3 - 2x6s @ 33"3 - 2x10s @ 36"2 - 2x10 @ 27" Step 1: Make Side Braces Attach the 2x4 brace (...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 06:53:24 PDT
Rustic X Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-X-Console/
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 06:20:31 PDT
Invisible Glue Joints: Connect Two Pieces in 90 Degrees (werkplaatsidc) http://www.instructables.com/id/Invisible-Glue-Joints-Connect-Two-Pieces-in-90-Deg/
Invisible Glue Joints: Connect Two Pieces in 90 Degrees (werkplaatsidc) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/ALIZ/J0MOO8H9/FOGALIZJ0MOO8H9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/ALIZ/J0MOO8H9/FOGALIZJ0MOO8H9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/ALIZ/J0MOO8H9/FOGALIZJ0MOO8H9.SMALL.jpg StevenPunt_ In this instructable we will show you how to make an invisible wood glue connection without using a lot of (difficult) materials. The connection we talk about is specially for small connections.What do you need?- a saw - wood glue (we use pattex express) - two pieces to connect - a chisel - wood fil...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:39:28 PDT
Engraving and Burning Signs http://www.instructables.com/id/Engraving-and-Burning-Signs/
Engraving and Burning Signs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/8HWP/J0IEBTOT/FXL8HWPJ0IEBTOT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/8HWP/J0IEBTOT/FXL8HWPJ0IEBTOT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/8HWP/J0IEBTOT/FXL8HWPJ0IEBTOT.SMALL.jpg Leviathan17 Make a beautifully rustic sign with just a router and a torch. Supplies Your Need:A power drillA hand routerA torchA sander or sandpaper(not too coarse!)Dowel PinsRubber MalletWOOD (I used a piece of cherry that I had laying around.)The size depends,on what your want to say. Engrave Engraving...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 19:31:37 PDT
Viking Helmet Made Out of Wood Shavings http://www.instructables.com/id/Viking-Helmet-Made-Out-of-Wood-Shavings/
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 05:13:31 PDT
Sturdy Bar Counter With LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Sturdy-Bar-Counter-With-LED-Lights/
Sturdy Bar Counter With LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SMALL.jpg Darthorso Facebook: visit my new page WoodenBear! :)A friend of mine wants to buy a cool beer dispenser for his man-cave, and ask me to build a full bar counter to go with it. Since we are two little kids in the body of adults, we obviously started to project it like an indestructible fortress with lights and...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 19:48:06 PDT
Scrap Wood Lightweight Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-Lightweight-Cutting-Board/
Scrap Wood Lightweight Cutting Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/XM44/J0CORK4U/F94XM44J0CORK4U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/XM44/J0CORK4U/F94XM44J0CORK4U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/XM44/J0CORK4U/F94XM44J0CORK4U.SMALL.jpg andresuribe9 Hello everyone. Here is an instructable on how to make a light weight cutting board instead of a big heavy chopping block. This is really easy to make and the most expensive machinery is a table saw. Thickness planers are expensive, so here i'm going to show how to do it with out one. Hope you like ...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 07:36:43 PDT
Carvers Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Carvers-Mallet/
Carvers Mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/J8YU/J0CORRCH/FJZJ8YUJ0CORRCH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/J8YU/J0CORRCH/FJZJ8YUJ0CORRCH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/J8YU/J0CORRCH/FJZJ8YUJ0CORRCH.SMALL.jpg tody I've just started filming my projects, don't hesitate to watch the video and give me a feedback!https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdgORxZPa7yzk8JdW...This is a great tool if you like carving wood and you need a light mallet.It is not a time consuming project and anyone with a basic skill set can do i...
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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 11:10:11 PDT
Baseboard Barn Door & Hardware http://www.instructables.com/id/Baseboard-Barn-Door-Hardware/
Baseboard Barn Door & Hardware - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/YG4T/J08EKXU5/FH4YG4TJ08EKXU5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/YG4T/J08EKXU5/FH4YG4TJ08EKXU5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/YG4T/J08EKXU5/FH4YG4TJ08EKXU5.SMALL.jpg cyrzee This project started out of a love of the barn door trend. Rather than trying to find one to fit the space, I decided to repurpose the baseboards from the pre-reno house to construct one from scratch.Although I've tried to be fairly comprehensive in this tutorial, there are many variables that you w...
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 21:39:36 PDT
Customized Chopstick Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Customized-Chopstick-Maker/
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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 05:54:48 PDT
Capsule Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Capsule-Chair/
Capsule Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/AMGL/J02QOUPQ/FIGAMGLJ02QOUPQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/AMGL/J02QOUPQ/FIGAMGLJ02QOUPQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/AMGL/J02QOUPQ/FIGAMGLJ02QOUPQ.SMALL.jpg Ethan Thorne This is a chair that i recently constructed for a project, It is not exceptionally difficult to make. However it did take me some time. What you will need:8 2x8s10 2x4s Wood glue Three inch screwsJig sawbelt sanderOptional: Jig kit Create a template, this is not completely necessary, however I f...
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 08:10:55 PST
Dovetail Wood TV Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Dovetail-Wood-TV-Console/
Dovetail Wood TV Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/MQUQ/J02QL26G/FY2MQUQJ02QL26G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/MQUQ/J02QL26G/FY2MQUQJ02QL26G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/MQUQ/J02QL26G/FY2MQUQJ02QL26G.SMALL.jpg TalelB1 I had to make a TV console and really wanted to try some good joinery techniques. So I took this project to try it out and in the end I did like the way it turned. I will probably do more wood project like this one.Of course I did not end up with perfect joints but using some wood filler fixed every...
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 20:10:51 PST
Rustic Wooden American Flag Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Wooden-American-Flag-Build/
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 06:20:28 PST
Shotgun Shell Light Sensor Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-Shell-Light-Sensor-Clock/
Shotgun Shell Light Sensor Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/F3UU/IZYGDS5B/F0XF3UUIZYGDS5B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/F3UU/IZYGDS5B/F0XF3UUIZYGDS5B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/F3UU/IZYGDS5B/F0XF3UUIZYGDS5B.SMALL.jpg DiyWaterDog Learn how to make a beautiful wall or mantel clock that any Waterfowler would love to add to their sportsman decor. In this Instructable I will show how to use some basic Woodworking skills, beginner Wood Burning, and amateur Electronic work to build a working IR Light Sensor Circuit triggered cloc...
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 17:52:24 PST
Beautiful Bandsawn Bud Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Bandsawn-Bud-Vase/
Beautiful Bandsawn Bud Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/A4XK/IZYGCX6W/FNLA4XKIZYGCX6W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/A4XK/IZYGCX6W/FNLA4XKIZYGCX6W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/A4XK/IZYGCX6W/FNLA4XKIZYGCX6W.SMALL.jpg rustybender This Instructable will show you how to take a single board and turn it into a unique wooden vase for displaying cut flowers. The vase itself is watertight, but it is not intended to hold water for extended periods as this can lead to warping if the water makes its way past the finish.The size of th...
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 13:48:25 PST
Animal Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Animal-Box/
Animal Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/FVC4/IZYGATCP/FRMFVC4IZYGATCP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/FVC4/IZYGATCP/FRMFVC4IZYGATCP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/FVC4/IZYGATCP/FRMFVC4IZYGATCP.SMALL.jpg lanleo This is another fun project I do with students.Supplies 1 inch thick Basswood for the body (I used a piece that was 3 by 5 inches) 1/8 inch thick Maple (or other hard wood) for the back and lid 2 neodymium magnets 3/4 inch brad Wood glue CA glue The Body Create a drawing of your animal and transf...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 16:18:33 PST
Build a Pool Cue Rest http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Pool-Cue-Rest/
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 09:50:10 PST
Easy Table Saw Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Table-Saw-Sled/
Easy Table Saw Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/L20P/IZT6TJKS/FQUL20PIZT6TJKS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/L20P/IZT6TJKS/FQUL20PIZT6TJKS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/L20P/IZT6TJKS/FQUL20PIZT6TJKS.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus A table saw sled (or cross cut sled) makes cutting wood against the grain safer, and much easier. There are lots of technical ways to approach making a table saw sled, but sometimes you just need a simple and elegant solution to a problem. This is possibly the easiest cross cutting sled you can make...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 10:18:35 PST
Laser Engraved Wedding Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Engraved-Wedding-Gift/
Laser Engraved Wedding Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/T22L/IZT6RL8V/FH4T22LIZT6RL8V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/T22L/IZT6RL8V/FH4T22LIZT6RL8V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/T22L/IZT6RL8V/FH4T22LIZT6RL8V.SMALL.jpg ehstechdept Disclaimer: This Instructable makes use of a professional laser engraver and a full-size CNC router. If you do not have access to these machines, some parts of this Instructable will not be easy to follow or complete. If you do have access to these machines, I will assume that you know how to use th...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 08:12:49 PST
Stackable Wooden Shoe Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Stackable-Wooden-Shoe-Rack/
Stackable Wooden Shoe Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/D94G/IZT6QDD2/FIYD94GIZT6QDD2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/D94G/IZT6QDD2/FIYD94GIZT6QDD2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/D94G/IZT6QDD2/FIYD94GIZT6QDD2.SMALL.jpg FrançoisL14 For over a year, I had a stack of shoe boxes piled up in the corner of my room. When I finally decided to do something about it, I chose to make my own shoe rack DIY style. So, as you can see on the pic, this is a 2 story shoe rack, but you can make as many as you want and stack 'em up. As a matter ...
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 20:26:14 PST
Bed Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-Lamp/
Bed Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/ZH03/IZT6LC46/FNAZH03IZT6LC46.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/ZH03/IZT6LC46/FNAZH03IZT6LC46.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/ZH03/IZT6LC46/FNAZH03IZT6LC46.SMALL.jpg raajs3s Bed lamp made from scrap wood .... Getting the required wood - I was looking at some scrap wood and got this Idea to make a bed lamp.- Made a square box 20x20cms.- Made a round cut 20cm diameter- Painted them matt black color ( in love with matt black) :p- took a part a pallet and got 4 of its h...
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 06:56:18 PST
Handmade Wood Chisel http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Wood-Chisel/
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 22:07:10 PST
Acoustic Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Acoustic-Amplifier/
Acoustic Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/MHEX/IZT6O4G1/FE1MHEXIZT6O4G1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/MHEX/IZT6O4G1/FE1MHEXIZT6O4G1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/MHEX/IZT6O4G1/FE1MHEXIZT6O4G1.SMALL.jpg lanleo Acoustic Amplifiers have been well documented on Intructables. These most closely resemble the one posted by WildmanProject, but does not require a router.This is a good project for students because it requires more design, planning and creativity than a project where they just replicate an example ...
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 18:53:39 PST
Slate Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Slate-Bank/
Slate Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6SC1/IZT6END7/F5V6SC1IZT6END7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6SC1/IZT6END7/F5V6SC1IZT6END7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6SC1/IZT6END7/F5V6SC1IZT6END7.SMALL.jpg Lewisre wooden beach step 1 cut 4 of the 2×4 down to 14 1/2 inchs . And the 1×4 down 18 inchs. Keep 7 2×4 at 72 inchs. step 2 Take a 72 inch 2×4 and 2 of the 14 1/2 inch. Put them on the floor. Then put 2 of the 1×4 on each end. Use wood glue. To glue them together. And use 2inch wood screws. You...
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Fri, 3 Mar 2017 06:17:44 PST
Birdsmouth Joint for Wood Cylinder Build. http://www.instructables.com/id/Birdsmouth-Joint-for-Wood-Cylinder-Build/
Birdsmouth Joint for Wood Cylinder Build. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/SW2E/IZQA5APW/F8KSW2EIZQA5APW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/SW2E/IZQA5APW/F8KSW2EIZQA5APW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/SW2E/IZQA5APW/F8KSW2EIZQA5APW.SMALL.jpg tagyerit This instructable will be focusing on the build of the wood cone / cylinder which could just as easily be used to build a hand drum or a downspout or an architectural column or a hollow spar. In this particular case its for a cyclone shop vac project. There are already some very good instructables ...
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 12:45:12 PST
10 Minutes Cutting Board - Perfect for Gifts http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Minutes-Cutting-Board-Perfect-for-Gifts/
10 Minutes Cutting Board - Perfect for Gifts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/A6V0/IZQA4B5J/FUJA6V0IZQA4B5J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/A6V0/IZQA4B5J/FUJA6V0IZQA4B5J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/A6V0/IZQA4B5J/FUJA6V0IZQA4B5J.SMALL.jpg DIY Andrea Quickly make this board out of any hardwood board.Great as a present for any occasion!Look for nice grain pattern and avoid knots. Things you'll need:- hardwood board (from 3/4'' to 2'' thickness, depends on size)- Jig saw (buy used one for 10-20 bucks, you don't need an expensive one)- sandpaper in...
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 07:02:56 PST
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...
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:26:24 PST
Dog Feeding Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Feeding-Station/
Dog Feeding Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/E2C2/IZ6E312F/FJZE2C2IZ6E312F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/E2C2/IZ6E312F/FJZE2C2IZ6E312F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/E2C2/IZ6E312F/FJZE2C2IZ6E312F.SMALL.jpg buck2217 We have a couple of dogs (a 10 month Rottweiler/German Shepherd cross and a 12year old border collie) and usually they are at home with my wife who works from home.However sometimes we have to go into town and it isn't fair to leave them in the house all day, so I built them some outside houses to s...
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:38:01 PST
Wooden Mirror - Walnut Crotch Grain http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Mirror-Walnut-Crotch-Grain/
Wooden Mirror - Walnut Crotch Grain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/TBZO/IZ6D53I8/FY4TBZOIZ6D53I8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/TBZO/IZ6D53I8/FY4TBZOIZ6D53I8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/TBZO/IZ6D53I8/FY4TBZOIZ6D53I8.SMALL.jpg stoneandsonsworkshop Make a wooden handheld mirror. In this tutorial I show you how I made a small wooden mirror. There are several steps to this, but in the end it's cool to see what you can make from a block of wood. Read about this project on our blog at bit.ly/stone-blogWatch the video at bit.ly/stone-buildvideosBef...
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:20:20 PST
You Have Captured My Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/You-Have-Captured-My-Heart/
You Have Captured My Heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/GBOM/IZ6D4UFX/FTMGBOMIZ6D4UFX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/GBOM/IZ6D4UFX/FTMGBOMIZ6D4UFX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/GBOM/IZ6D4UFX/FTMGBOMIZ6D4UFX.SMALL.jpg andibnbg I've made a Valentines gift for my wife. I saw this project for a CNC on http://www.vectric.com/cool-stuff/projects.html. Unfortunately I don't have a CNC. But it can be realized without one. Cut your board. To build this, you need a Pine board 800x200x18 mm. I've cut one 200x200 mm and three 12...
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 08:50:42 PST
How to Re-Engineer Paper Back into Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Re-Engineer-Paper-Back-Into-Wood/
How to Re-Engineer Paper Back into Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/7T0S/IZ6DG719/FNY7T0SIZ6DG719.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/7T0S/IZ6DG719/FNY7T0SIZ6DG719.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/7T0S/IZ6DG719/FNY7T0SIZ6DG719.SMALL.jpg RobinJ66 Recycling vs Upcycling.According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the average person produces about 4.38 pounds of waste per day. Multiply that by the 300 million consumers in the US and we're left with about 250 million tons of waste every year, and only about a third of that gets thrown int...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:14:01 PST
Burning Decals Into Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Burning-Decals-Into-Wood/
Burning Decals Into Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/ZZKW/IZ6D32US/FONZZKWIZ6D32US.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/ZZKW/IZ6D32US/FONZZKWIZ6D32US.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/ZZKW/IZ6D32US/FONZZKWIZ6D32US.SMALL.jpg IsaacBoesveld Hi, today I am going to teaching to burn decals into wood. Here we go! Materials Materials you will need are: Pencil Design Piece of wood. ( I am using ½ Inch Plywood) Router (Hand or if you have one a CNC router) Torch and Lighter Sander (Also if you have one a panel sander to make the fi...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:44:22 PST
Adjustable Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Shelf/
Adjustable Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/F2LO/IZ6C68WH/FSGF2LOIZ6C68WH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/F2LO/IZ6C68WH/FSGF2LOIZ6C68WH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/F2LO/IZ6C68WH/FSGF2LOIZ6C68WH.SMALL.jpg PhilippB11 Hi, my name is Philipp. I am a product designer with specialisation in craftmanships.My passion is building stuff and experiment with materials and how to work with them like noone else has donebefore.In my free time I love to work with wood, especially building furniture. Unfortunately I don't own ...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:57:11 PST
Secret Wood Bowl DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Wood-Bowl-DIY/
Secret Wood Bowl DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/7QNA/IZ6C6V2H/F267QNAIZ6C6V2H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/7QNA/IZ6C6V2H/F267QNAIZ6C6V2H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/7QNA/IZ6C6V2H/F267QNAIZ6C6V2H.SMALL.jpg kludge77 A while back I made an Instructable DIY version of the popular secret wood rings. Since then I wanted to attempt a similar project on a larger scale. Here is my take on a wood and resin bowl. The Walnut Base I started off with some 1" thick walnut slabs I had in the shop. These were all cut do...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:06:25 PST
Real Metal Looking Sword Out of Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Metal-Looking-Sword-Out-of-Pallet-Wood/
Real Metal Looking Sword Out of Pallet Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/QLQ9/IZ6BUZDP/FK6QLQ9IZ6BUZDP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/QLQ9/IZ6BUZDP/FK6QLQ9IZ6BUZDP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/QLQ9/IZ6BUZDP/FK6QLQ9IZ6BUZDP.SMALL.jpg Epic Workshop I have always wanted a sword, since I made a viking shield it needed the Viking sword to go with...Check out my YT channel:SUBSCRIBE HERE Processing the stock I am using beech pallet woodCut it to size Mark the middle Forging Draw out the shape of sword and shape it with chisel or wood planeH...
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:03:32 PST
Dice Box/Vault http://www.instructables.com/id/Dice-BoxVault/
Dice Box/Vault - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/UADY/IZ6BWP2M/FQ5UADYIZ6BWP2M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/UADY/IZ6BWP2M/FQ5UADYIZ6BWP2M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/UADY/IZ6BWP2M/FQ5UADYIZ6BWP2M.SMALL.jpg stillash In this instructable I'm going to show you how to make polyhedral dice boxes. My friends play dungeons and dragons and asked me to make some dice boxes for them. I think they came out really well and will suit their needs. I am also selling these on etsy.I engraved the top of the boxes with the d & ...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:06:48 PST
Freaky Gargoyle Chair Built From All-reclaimed Wood and Leather http://www.instructables.com/id/Freaky-Gargoyle-Chair-Built-From-All-reclaimed-Woo/
Freaky Gargoyle Chair Built From All-reclaimed Wood and Leather - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/ZY6L/IZ6BYSV6/F6WZY6LIZ6BYSV6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/ZY6L/IZ6BYSV6/F6WZY6LIZ6BYSV6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/ZY6L/IZ6BYSV6/F6WZY6LIZ6BYSV6.SMALL.jpg rosemarybeetle This is my gargoyle chair. I love it. It is easily my favourite build for years. It lives in my workshop and I regularly just sit in it and laugh because it is so freaking satisfyingly weird :)Why?I made this it because I like weird stuff and it's kind of cool to chill out seated on your own creepy ...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 01:48:32 PST
6 Workshop Machine Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Workshop-Machine-Tips/
6 Workshop Machine Tips - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/AUZL/IZ6BX846/FV8AUZLIZ6BX846.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/AUZL/IZ6BX846/FV8AUZLIZ6BX846.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/AUZL/IZ6BX846/FV8AUZLIZ6BX846.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Word and photos: Charles MakDiagrams: Graham SandsTablesaws, drill presses and mitre saws are commonly found in small workshops. Various jigs and techniques can enhance their versatility and functions. here are some ways to make your machines work harder and smarter. Hopefully these tips will bri...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:28:11 PST
Wood TV Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-TV-Remote/
Wood TV Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/1EUM/IZ6BW6XH/F411EUMIZ6BW6XH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/1EUM/IZ6BW6XH/F411EUMIZ6BW6XH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/1EUM/IZ6BW6XH/F411EUMIZ6BW6XH.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker This is one of my favorite projects yet! I flip a boring plastic TV remote into a two-toned wooden beef stick. And what did I use for a battery cover? Another remote of course! It's two remotes in one held together with magnets! Photograph or Scan If you have a flatbed scanner that's the preferr...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:07:04 PST
Kid’s Step Stool With Their Artwork! http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Step-Stool-With-Their-Artwork/
Kid’s Step Stool With Their Artwork! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/QCSN/IZ4UBA01/F01QCSNIZ4UBA01.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/QCSN/IZ4UBA01/F01QCSNIZ4UBA01.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/QCSN/IZ4UBA01/F01QCSNIZ4UBA01.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop In this build, I'll show you how to make a kid's step stool was a bit of a customized twist! I made this step stool for my niece and added some of her artwork to the top step using epoxy resin. Enjoy! Also, don't miss the build video above for more details! Gather Materials & Tools I used the too...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:15:00 PST
Trashy Tailgate Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Trashy-Tailgate-Bench/
Trashy Tailgate Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/KV2Z/IZ4UHIJV/FT1KV2ZIZ4UHIJV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/KV2Z/IZ4UHIJV/FT1KV2ZIZ4UHIJV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/KV2Z/IZ4UHIJV/FT1KV2ZIZ4UHIJV.SMALL.jpg wrightelijah1212 After finding an old beat up tailgate sitting in a junk pile, I decided it needed to be made into something cool. What better way to display it than to make an awesome sitting bench out of it! I hope that maybe some of you guys build one too and show me your take on this project! Measuring/Cutting...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:12:44 PST
Upcycled Rocking Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Rocking-Horse/
Upcycled Rocking Horse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/K37Q/IYYTM1BZ/FP1K37QIYYTM1BZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/K37Q/IYYTM1BZ/FP1K37QIYYTM1BZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/K37Q/IYYTM1BZ/FP1K37QIYYTM1BZ.SMALL.jpg tiangster This is a rocking tyre horse made out of upcycled components such as an old car tyre, reclaimed pine planks, rubberwood and 2 by 2 wood. It is child-friendly and made with the purpose as a toy for children to play on. Made by the Biji-Biji Initiative. Gathering your Materials 1. Pine wood planks...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 08:40:42 PST