Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - wood - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 1 May 2016 12:57:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Elliptical Pool Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Elliptical-Pool-Table/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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
How to Make a Japanese Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Japanese-Plane/
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 21:37:53 PDT
Homemade Wooden Watch (From Scratch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wooden-Watch-From-Scratch/
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 10:47:31 PDT
Simple, Clean Door Pulls http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Clean-Door-Pulls/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 21:50:53 PDT
From Log to Dough Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Log-to-Dough-Bowl/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 19:32:59 PDT
The Not-so-brief Case http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Not-so-brief-Case/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 17:23:01 PDT
Removing Black Stains in Wood Furniture With Oxalic Acid http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-Black-Stains-in-Wood-Furniture-With-Oxali/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 23:37:51 PDT
TISSUE BOX COVERS http://www.instructables.com/id/TISSUE-BOX-COVERS-1/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 20:28:00 PDT
Mostly recycled playground http://www.instructables.com/id/Mostly-Recycled-Playground/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 06:57:52 PDT
Easter Egg Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Easter-Egg-Box/
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 14:53:50 PDT
Adjustable Table Saw Taper Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Table-Saw-Taper-Jig/
Adjustable Table Saw Taper Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/7058/IM80V2HD/F6P7058IM80V2HD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/7058/IM80V2HD/F6P7058IM80V2HD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/7058/IM80V2HD/F6P7058IM80V2HD.SMALL.jpg dhpenner1 Cheap, easy, adjustable Taper Jig! Allows you to create all sorts of tapers on the table saw for cheap! Make it bigger, make it smaller, make it wider, make it taller, who cares? Minimal tools required to make it so no excuses!Here is a link to the plans or you can build it to suit your project http...
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 09:06:52 PDT
Herb rack from plastic bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Herb-Rack-From-Plastic-Bottles/
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 13:54:14 PDT
Chainsaw Checkers Board Build (Turn Firewood into a Checkers Board) http://www.instructables.com/id/Chainsaw-Checkers-Board-Build-Turn-Firewood-Into-a/
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 09:25:06 PDT
Wooden Lunchbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Lunchbox/
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 23:31:30 PDT
Let's Make A Purpleheart Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-a-Purpleheart-Pen/
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 20:22:05 PDT
Kids Rocker Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Rainbow-Rocker/
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 20:07:39 PDT
Simple Wood and Iron Pipe Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wood-and-Iron-Pipe-Tool/
Simple Wood and Iron Pipe Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/HOR7/IM0VLWD4/FSFHOR7IM0VLWD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/HOR7/IM0VLWD4/FSFHOR7IM0VLWD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/HOR7/IM0VLWD4/FSFHOR7IM0VLWD4.SMALL.jpg deluges This is a quick (30 mins including glue curing time) and cheap (0 pesos) project.I have a pipe and was in dire need of a proper packing/cleaning tool, so I made one. The tobacco box you see in the back was also the object of an instructables.Let's go! Reuse an old file For the metal part, I used ...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2016 13:28:17 PDT
Simhasana Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Simhasana-Bench/
Simhasana Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/FLT5/ILWJ681J/FU2FLT5ILWJ681J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/FLT5/ILWJ681J/FU2FLT5ILWJ681J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/FLT5/ILWJ681J/FU2FLT5ILWJ681J.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon Hello everyone !A few months a go i started doing Yoga ! and i would not believe i will love it that much.My teacher (Tamar ) is one of the best ,she supported me during the entire process , and always stood by me and helped do the postures correctly She wanted me to build her the Simhasana Bench...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 07:31:49 PDT
Wooden Horse Using Only Homemade Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Horse-Using-Only-Homemade-Knife/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 14:41:42 PDT
Reclaimed Pine Utensil Caddy with Dovetailed Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Pine-Utensil-Caddy-With-Dovetailed-Frame/
Reclaimed Pine Utensil Caddy with Dovetailed Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/9EZV/ILR44YRA/F209EZVILR44YRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/9EZV/ILR44YRA/F209EZVILR44YRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/9EZV/ILR44YRA/F209EZVILR44YRA.SMALL.jpg notatsunami I wanted to make a utensil caddy to fit our brand new cabinets. The overall dimension is about 16" wide, 9" deep, and 2" tall. The wood is an old 2x4 and shiplap from a house renovation. The frame is dovetailed, and the base is some leftover walnut plywood. It's finished with oil and varnish. Mill...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 18:33:36 PDT
MDF Tool Wall-Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/MDF-Tool-Wall-Mount/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 10:51:26 PST
Simple 2x4 Bedframe http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-2x4-Bedframe/
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 10:17:09 PST
The Money Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Money-Clip/
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By: Perdition_616

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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 04:41:51 PST
Nomadic bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Nomadic-Bookshelf/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:54:44 PST
Secret Compartment Table for my Nines http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Table-for-My-Nines/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 09:02:21 PST
Fake Corner Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-Corner-Cabinet/
Fake Corner Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F8E3/ILCH93XO/FVBF8E3ILCH93XO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F8E3/ILCH93XO/FVBF8E3ILCH93XO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F8E3/ILCH93XO/FVBF8E3ILCH93XO.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker A fairly basic woodworking project with a rectangular case and a large top that fits into a corner of your room. You can get more details about the build including the tools and supplies used as well as a free detailed PDF plan at my website. Cutting Cabinet Shell Cut to width and length the 5 bo...
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 10:16:13 PST
Giaco Whatever Collaboration: DIY Wooden iPhone Charging Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-IPhone-Charging-Dock/
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 14:16:36 PST
Make a Wooden Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wooden-Sword/
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 01:26:27 PST
A Laptop Stand... out of Plywood! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Laptop-Stand-Out-of-Plywood/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 17:11:00 PST