Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - wood - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:00:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Making a clock from a piece of a log http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-clock-from-a-piece-of-a-log/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:07:03 PDT
adjustable wood sawhorse http://www.instructables.com/id/adjustable-wood-sawhorse/
adjustable wood sawhorse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi A good sawhorse is something essential in a workshop, especially if you work with wood and you often need to take outside some board or piece to cut and sand.And if you need a temporary table in the garden for barbecue and parties, these two stacking and adjustable sawhorses are the perfect support....
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 00:17:55 PDT
Wooden "Hobbit" Tankard http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hobbit-Tankard/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:39:11 PDT
Wood fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-fish/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:02:09 PDT
Wooden Crate http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Crate/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:17:25 PDT
Wood box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-box-1/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 07:59:33 PDT
Making a Rug Hooking Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Rug-Hooking-Frame/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 07:12:57 PDT
Making a Cutting Board That Won't Warp http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cutting-Board-That-Wont-Warp/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 06:08:49 PDT
Turning a Camphor Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Camphor-Pen/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:32:55 PDT
Jurassic World timber platter http://www.instructables.com/id/Jurassic-World-timber-platter/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 03:58:47 PDT
Lathe Chisel Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-Chisel-Rack/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 08:08:01 PDT
Salt & Walnut Salt Cellar http://www.instructables.com/id/Salt-Walnut-Salt-Cellar/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 12:29:50 PDT
Cat Food Trough from Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Food-Trough-from-Pallet-Wood/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 02:04:55 PDT
Fruit Basket from Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Fruit-Basket-from-Pallet-Wood/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 13:55:33 PDT
Drunken Cutting Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/Drunken-Cutting-Boards/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 09:11:40 PDT
Round notebook http://www.instructables.com/id/Round-notebook/
Round notebook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/NEFM/IBGCLYS2/FWRNEFMIBGCLYS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/NEFM/IBGCLYS2/FWRNEFMIBGCLYS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/NEFM/IBGCLYS2/FWRNEFMIBGCLYS2.SMALL.jpg kraeheTishka Entre mis curiosidades encontré un tronco seco. Y dije hagamos algo con esto, en esta ocasión les muestro como hacer una libreta circular.Espero les guste... Materiales Hojas de papel2 laminas de troncoun lápizTijerasVaso o tazaHilo gruesoAguja Pegamento Cortar, pintar y perforar El primer pas...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 20:29:35 PDT
DIY Woodworking Cam Clamps & Plans! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Woodworking-Cam-Clamps-Plans/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 08:40:15 PDT
Log card box http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-card-box/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:41:18 PDT
Wood Engraving | Laser Engraved Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Engraving-Laser-Engraved-Guitar/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 10:19:48 PDT
Making a Wooden Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Sword/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:25:00 PDT
Two tables to one http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-tables-to-one/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 04:30:48 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 andrea.arzensek 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 ...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 22:56:11 PDT
Jurassic Wooden Pull Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Jurassic-Wooden-Pull-Toy/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 12:35:32 PDT
DIY Wooden Earbuds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Earbuds/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:56:04 PDT
Wood Turtle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turtle/
Wood Turtle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/GVS2/IARFEHAY/FI4GVS2IARFEHAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/GVS2/IARFEHAY/FI4GVS2IARFEHAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/GVS2/IARFEHAY/FI4GVS2IARFEHAY.SMALL.jpg kraeheTishka El día de hoy les muestro uno de mis juguetes favoritos, una pequeña tortuga que realice en madera reciclada. Inspirada en las tortugas marinas que llegan todos los años a las costas de México.Un enorme reconocimiento, a todas aquellas personas, que dedican su vida a proteger esta hermosa especie.Re...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 22:29:10 PDT
Make Wood Rings (No tools required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Wood-Rings-No-tools-required/
Make Wood Rings (No tools required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/JUDR/IAQ0JTPP/FTYJUDRIAQ0JTPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/JUDR/IAQ0JTPP/FTYJUDRIAQ0JTPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/JUDR/IAQ0JTPP/FTYJUDRIAQ0JTPP.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker In this tutorial video I show how to make wooden rings out of veneer. This is a great project that doesn't require many tools. In fact all you really need is some super glue, a knife, sandpaper and some tape. Having a lathe or a drill will most definitely help speed up the process. Even if you're no...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 23:08:56 PDT
Dovetail Desk (Steel into Wood) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dovetail-Desk-Steel-into-Wood/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 08:38:58 PDT
Build a Wooden Car from Old Pallets! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Wooden-Car-from-Old-Pallets/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 22:43:50 PDT
How to make a coin bank http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-coin-bank/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 06:36:00 PDT
DIY Wooden Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Hammock-Stand-1/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 21:13:42 PDT
Wooden tie and bowtie http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-tie-and-bowtie/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 07:03:13 PDT
Wooden world of woodcraft logo http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-world-of-woodcraft/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:58:33 PDT
Bar Stool Recycled into Spike the Hedgehog http://www.instructables.com/id/Bar-Stool-Recycled-into-Spike-the-Hedgehog/
Bar Stool Recycled into Spike the Hedgehog - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/LME6/I9IBRGPB/FD3LME6I9IBRGPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/LME6/I9IBRGPB/FD3LME6I9IBRGPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/LME6/I9IBRGPB/FD3LME6I9IBRGPB.SMALL.jpg CurtosNoirDesign I had a broken bar stool and I decided to repurpose its parts into a lovely piece of art instead of throwing it out. This was a fun project and I highly recommend recycling your broken wooden things. Sand and Apply Template Sand the finish if one is still on the wood you are using. I drew what I ...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 05:19:38 PDT
Rock Salt Margarita Glass! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Salt-Margarita-Glass/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:11:47 PDT
Kid’s Step-Up Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Step-Up-Stool/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:12:31 PDT
Abstract Wood Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Abstract-Wood-Wall-Art/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 00:45:02 PDT
Stain Wood With Snapple Iced Tea http://www.instructables.com/id/Stain-Wood-With-Snapple-Iced-Tea/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 05:50:56 PDT
Kerf Cutting Timber http://www.instructables.com/id/Kerf-Cutting-Timber/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 17:11:03 PDT
$40 Backyard Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/40-Backyard-Chair/
$40 Backyard Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SMALL.jpg gkrisanda In this instructable I will be doing a step by step tutorial on how you can make high quality professional lounge style chairs made from pressure treated wood. This project uses pressure treated wood given that the chairs are designed to be placed outdoors. This will help fight against things such a...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 14:50:49 PDT
DIY grill hack: Build a platform for your grill http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-grill-hack-Build-a-platform-for-your-grill/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 09:41:40 PDT
Bandsaw Box- Whale http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Box-Whale/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 18:23:48 PDT
How to create a Wooden Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-Wooden-Toy/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 03:32:11 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...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 07:15:30 PDT
Recycled Cardboard Bottle Stopper http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Cardboard-Bottle-Stopper/
Recycled Cardboard Bottle Stopper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/Q8M3/I9O1H3GP/FMJQ8M3I9O1H3GP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/Q8M3/I9O1H3GP/FMJQ8M3I9O1H3GP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/Q8M3/I9O1H3GP/FMJQ8M3I9O1H3GP.SMALL.jpg kludge77 Turning cardboard on the lathe. I needed a quick project after a failed larger project. This started out as an experiment, but I have to say I really like the look of it! I not sure if another cardboard project is in my future but for now, I'm just happy to follow up a failure with a success! Cut...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 11:15:23 PDT
Folding Extension Cord Organizer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Extension-Cord-Organizer/
Folding Extension Cord Organizer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/Q69B/I9GW7BFC/F2EQ69BI9GW7BFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/Q69B/I9GW7BFC/F2EQ69BI9GW7BFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/Q69B/I9GW7BFC/F2EQ69BI9GW7BFC.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren I wanted an easy way to store my extension cords without needing to reel them up or leave them in a pile. With a little inspiration from Pintrest I decided to make my own folding extension cord organizer to save space and stop tangles. Prototyping the Hook I tried three different variations of...
By: mikeandlauren

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Sat, 9 May 2015 08:27:23 PDT
Darth Vader LED Frame (Star Wars) http://www.instructables.com/id/Darth-Vader-LED-Frame-Star-Wars/
Darth Vader LED Frame (Star Wars) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/4VL6/I9ABDLOQ/FZ24VL6I9ABDLOQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/4VL6/I9ABDLOQ/FZ24VL6I9ABDLOQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/4VL6/I9ABDLOQ/FZ24VL6I9ABDLOQ.SMALL.jpg andrea.arzensek I made very cool LED lit wooden frame with Darth Vader made from Oak pieces!I'll teach you how to make yours, it's super easy! Making the Stencil Use your computer/laptop screen to trace the picture you want to cut in wood (plywood/MDF/hardboard, etc.) Cut your Wood Strips Cut your wood to 1/4...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 23:23:03 PDT
Wooden Cell Phone Projector! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cell-Phone-Projector/
Wooden Cell Phone Projector! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/EKBL/I99R1NC6/FBXEKBLI99R1NC6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/EKBL/I99R1NC6/FBXEKBLI99R1NC6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/EKBL/I99R1NC6/FBXEKBLI99R1NC6.SMALL.jpg kludge77 Make a wooden projector for your cell phone. And if you happen to watch the Force Awakens trailer 4 times in a row on your shop wall, well it is Star Wars day so who can blame you!This one is made from 1/8 Baltic Birch plywood and measures, 6" x 5 1/2" x 3" and has a lens savaged from an old p...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 12:13:48 PDT
Make a Kalimba (thumb piano) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Kalimba-thumb-piano/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 08:25:28 PDT
Turn a Segmented Pen w/ Glitter Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Segmented-Pen-w-Glitter-Casting/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:57:24 PDT
3D Picture On Wood Project http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Picture-On-Wood-Project/
3D Picture On Wood Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/P3CX/I8ZQY6EG/FOHP3CXI8ZQY6EG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/P3CX/I8ZQY6EG/FOHP3CXI8ZQY6EG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/P3CX/I8ZQY6EG/FOHP3CXI8ZQY6EG.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren We have a shelf in our living room that we wanted to put a picture in. This was a perfect chance to experiment with picture on wood inkjet transfer. The plan was to cut out 4 layers of transferred images to make a 3D wood photo. Print your image on inkjet label paper. The transfer works by ...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:50:17 PDT