Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - wood - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:29:13 PST BLOX v1.01 Dinosaur Trophy http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-Trophy/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:00:27 PST
Pallet Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Bar/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:21:23 PST
Minecraft Crossed Swords http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Crossed-Swords/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:50:24 PST
The Wooden Whale of Woe http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wooden-Whale-of-Woe/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:11:42 PST
Personalized Wooden Key Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Personalized-Key-Organizer/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:46:55 PST
DIY Candle Holder with Wood & Copper Piping http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Candle-Holder-with-Wood-Copper-Piping/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:53:47 PST
Wall Bacon http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Bacon/
Wall Bacon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/WWVI/I3KBW98F/FX5WWVII3KBW98F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/WWVI/I3KBW98F/FX5WWVII3KBW98F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/WWVI/I3KBW98F/FX5WWVII3KBW98F.SMALL.jpg wessie51 See Da bacon on Da wall? Cedar bacon. There is no purpose to this build other than to make a giant piece of bacon to hang or display. However, bacon is one of the, if not the best substance in the world. Yes I'm talking to you sliced bread. It also happens to be my last name, so I'm kind of f...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:28:15 PST
Cedar Wood Growth Chart Ruler using Wood Burning Techniques http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Wood-Growth-Chart-Ruler-using-Wood-Burning-T/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:54:45 PST
Hole World Map Part:1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Hole-World-Map-Part1/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 01:42:15 PST
Numechron digital clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Numechron-digital-clock/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 17:25:42 PST
Secret Compartment Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Box/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:51:51 PST
Decorative Leaves from Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Leaves-from-Wood/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 09:52:26 PST
Lazy Susan http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-Susan-1/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 15:07:10 PST
Cherry Wood Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Cherry-Wood-Ornament/
Cherry Wood Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/6MU2/I3BHGMXY/FMA6MU2I3BHGMXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/6MU2/I3BHGMXY/FMA6MU2I3BHGMXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/6MU2/I3BHGMXY/FMA6MU2I3BHGMXY.SMALL.jpg jason.burr.946 This year I decided to make each of my daughters an ornament for Christmas. The other two will have to be a different instructable since they are purely metal work. This one is for my beautiful daughter Isabella living in Germany. I made it out of cherry wood veneer, aluminum sheet, and metal bandin...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 14:29:35 PST
Elegant wood breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-wood-breadboard/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 12:10:23 PST
Making A Circle Cutting Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Circle-Cutting-Jig/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 16:08:41 PST
Scandinavian Style Advent Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Scandinavian-Style-Advent-Wreath/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 13:43:27 PST
60s Style TV Console http://www.instructables.com/id/60s-Style-TV-Console/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 15:00:33 PST
Wood Bike Rack for 5 Bikes, Fast and Low Cost Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bike-Rack-for-5-Bikes-Fast-and-Low-Cost-Build/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 09:20:10 PST
Legend of Zelda inspired Wood Binder http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-inspired-Wood-Binder/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 14:06:29 PST
Wooden Marble Coaster - from a single 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Marble-Coaster-from-a-single-2x4/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 09:25:14 PST
making wooden chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/making-wooden-chairs/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 16:26:21 PST
DIY Super Easy Steel Rod Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Easy-Steel-Rod-Shelf/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 20:46:26 PST
Wooden Toy Hauler ***Updated with template PDF*** http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-Hauler/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 21:19:29 PST
DIY Rustic Star Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rustic-Star-Wreath/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 15:44:06 PST
Rocking Drakkar http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocking-Drakkar/
Rocking Drakkar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/O4RY/I34E12J8/F5CO4RYI34E12J8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/O4RY/I34E12J8/F5CO4RYI34E12J8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/O4RY/I34E12J8/F5CO4RYI34E12J8.SMALL.jpg bricobart Being a godfather is far from easy.For his first birthday I wanted to offer my little friend something special. Something he would remember the rest of his life. Something he would yet talk about proudly in his ol' days.So I proposed proudly a survival trip to northern Finland. Too bad his parents d...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 10:30:44 PST
Wooden Space Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Space-Lamp/
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 02:15:57 PST
Smartphone Wood Veneer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Wood-Veneer-Case/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:00:42 PST
Wood Tie Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Tie-Bar/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:13:02 PST
How to make wooden pendant. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-wooden-pendant/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:51:00 PST
Wooden YU-GI-OH Card (Or any card you like) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-YU-GI-OH-Card-Or-any-card-you-like/
Wooden YU-GI-OH Card (Or any card you like) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/NUJX/I2P3OSW6/FOTNUJXI2P3OSW6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/NUJX/I2P3OSW6/FOTNUJXI2P3OSW6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/NUJX/I2P3OSW6/FOTNUJXI2P3OSW6.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft The Wooden Yu-Gi-Oh CardTonight my co-worker told me how much of a Yu-Gi-Oh fan his son is. So, we decided to make him an early Christmas present...You could use this process to make any sort of Wooden Card sets (Playing Cards, Pokemon)What you need :Laser Cutting AccessVector Art Program Create t...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:56:18 PST
Classy wood Phone case with Sugru hinge and latch http://www.instructables.com/id/Classy-wood-Phone-case-with-Sugru-hinge-and-latch/
Classy wood Phone case with Sugru hinge and latch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/KKFF/I2KSPN3X/FETKKFFI2KSPN3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/KKFF/I2KSPN3X/FETKKFFI2KSPN3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/KKFF/I2KSPN3X/FETKKFFI2KSPN3X.SMALL.jpg Synhak Want to make an awesome wooden case for your phone? With some scrap plywood and some Sugru, you can have a sweet case that will protect your favorite cellular device. Materials:Some left over thin plywood (I used 3/16 prefinished cabinet ply)Hot glue gun (hot melt works better IMO)Scroll or jig saw,...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:32:10 PST
Wooden Piggy Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Piggy-Bank/
Wooden Piggy Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/4HRC/I2KSMIM3/F7X4HRCI2KSMIM3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/4HRC/I2KSMIM3/F7X4HRCI2KSMIM3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/4HRC/I2KSMIM3/F7X4HRCI2KSMIM3.SMALL.jpg seamster I have wanted to get into wood carving for a long time, with both hand tools and power tools. This wooden piggy bank is my first attempt at a power carving project, and was made for one of my kids as a Christmas present. It is made from layers of scrap pine boards which were cut, glued up, carved d...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:12:44 PST
Maker/Work Bench From Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/MakerWork-Bench-From-Scrap-Wood/
Maker/Work Bench From Scrap Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/3RR3/I2KS8UMU/FDG3RR3I2KS8UMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/3RR3/I2KS8UMU/FDG3RR3I2KS8UMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/3RR3/I2KS8UMU/FDG3RR3I2KS8UMU.SMALL.jpg ctx1985 I had a plastic folding table for building various projects in my workshop. It was a bit flimsy (go figure) and not the sturdiest table in the world. I needed something more suitable for a work station. It was time to make something sturdy, strong and good looking for my maker table. And so my journ...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 13:38:01 PST
Drift Wood Rustic Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Drift-Wood-Rustic-Coffee-Table/
Drift Wood Rustic Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/MIE2/I2IWA9HF/FOAMIE2I2IWA9HF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/MIE2/I2IWA9HF/FOAMIE2I2IWA9HF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/MIE2/I2IWA9HF/FOAMIE2I2IWA9HF.SMALL.jpg will-knight The drift wood was collected from Porlock beach in Somerset washed up from high tides. The project was a coffee table that is a present for a family member. Cutting The Pices Find the area if the top to see if you have sufficient drift wood. Cut the pieces to size I used parts if washed up pall...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 07:17:06 PST
dogwood burl and walnut freehand pick box http://www.instructables.com/id/dogwood-burl-and-walnut-freehand-pick-box/
dogwood burl and walnut freehand pick box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/J4K1/I2F1ZDKL/FZWJ4K1I2F1ZDKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/J4K1/I2F1ZDKL/FZWJ4K1I2F1ZDKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/J4K1/I2F1ZDKL/FZWJ4K1I2F1ZDKL.SMALL.jpg rickysp8 Well it said "In this Wood Contest, we want you to show us what magic you can create with a hunk of wood" so I did just that. A couple of years ago while wondering out in the woods I found a dog wood tree with a small burl near its base and since the tree was nearly dead I got my saw and cut the bur...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:18:59 PST
Outdoor Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Bench/
Outdoor Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/4W32/I2D6Q944/FI24W32I2D6Q944.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/4W32/I2D6Q944/FI24W32I2D6Q944.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/4W32/I2D6Q944/FI24W32I2D6Q944.SMALL.jpg AmateurHour I wanted to make a nice outdoor bench using as much reclaimed wood as possible. Ideally it would have been 100% reclaimed or recycled lumber but I settled for using new lumber for the frame of the bench and pallet wood/staircase parts for the seat, back, and arm rests. This is a relatively quick a...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:07:51 PST
Scrap Plywood to Custom Speaker Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Speaker-Amp-and-Housing/
Scrap Plywood to Custom Speaker Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/3DZ7/I2BYM1GP/FZP3DZ7I2BYM1GP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/3DZ7/I2BYM1GP/FZP3DZ7I2BYM1GP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/3DZ7/I2BYM1GP/FZP3DZ7I2BYM1GP.SMALL.jpg hank4444 For this project I set out to build myself a completely custom speaker that would sound great and look clean and simple. I built everything from the ground up myself, except for the speaker drivers. However I built everything else; the circuit board, the amplifier circuit, and the housing. I even ta...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:20:22 PST
Firewood to Natural Edge Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Firewood-to-Natural-Edge-Bowl/
Firewood to Natural Edge Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/SN80/I28OIV17/FI1SN80I28OIV17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/SN80/I28OIV17/FI1SN80I28OIV17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/SN80/I28OIV17/FI1SN80I28OIV17.SMALL.jpg hank4444 So for this project I used a piece of firewood that had the fewest cracks in it from my pile outside. You want to make sure your wood is dry or else it will split and crack once you turn it. Video of finished product: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mWZ7M-7GEbc&feature=youtu.beMaterials:- Any sort ...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 15:29:27 PST
Build a Bath Bridge http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bath-Bridge/
Build a Bath Bridge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/9KVG/I28WAVN0/FIS9KVGI28WAVN0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/9KVG/I28WAVN0/FIS9KVGI28WAVN0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/9KVG/I28WAVN0/FIS9KVGI28WAVN0.SMALL.jpg The Wood Workshop A super simple stylish addition to any bathroom and a great gift.These are the basic dimensions I start with although dimensions can be altered to suit your particular bath. I usually allow 100mm overhang on each side of the bath but its up to you really. I also usually make the bridge 15-20mm thick...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 16:08:54 PST
striped wood stool http://www.instructables.com/id/striped-wood-stool/
striped wood stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/58AV/I28OI17R/FUG58AVI28OI17R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/58AV/I28OI17R/FUG58AVI28OI17R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/58AV/I28OI17R/FUG58AVI28OI17R.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi To add a nice colour effect to a wood stool, a friend of mine had the smart idea to insert some coloured stripes in the wood board.As you can see from the picture, the effect is really cool. Although a good result is mainly obtained with a good artistic talent, I will here describe the steps of the ...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 13:23:23 PST
Chevron Wood Bench with Hairpin Legs! http://www.instructables.com/id/Chevron-Wood-Bench-with-Hairpin-Legs/
Chevron Wood Bench with Hairpin Legs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/RLAM/I28OIEDO/FEDRLAMI28OIEDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/RLAM/I28OIEDO/FEDRLAMI28OIEDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/RLAM/I28OIEDO/FEDRLAMI28OIEDO.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft I built a wood bench for my tiny front porch!But turns out my husband likes it...so it ended up in our room!Chevron is such a popular pattern and adds some fun when done with wood! Supplies! Supplies: PlywoodPine boards or reclaimed woodMiter saw/Table sawLiquid NailsApple cider vinegarSteel wool...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 14:36:16 PST
Make a Manly Mallet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Manly-Mallet/
Make a Manly Mallet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/VJEL/I28W8U3G/FCUVJELI28W8U3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/VJEL/I28W8U3G/FCUVJELI28W8U3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/VJEL/I28W8U3G/FCUVJELI28W8U3G.SMALL.jpg warehouse32 Tired of living in a world surrounded by cat memes, frappuccinos, and smart cars? Want to add back some of that long lost vim and vigor that our forefathers had??(curly train robber mustache not included). Well you've come to the right place my friend! Now you'll be able to send those Monday mo...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 09:18:11 PST
Saw Workbench Area Retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/Saw-Workbench-Area-Retrofit/
Saw Workbench Area Retrofit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/DSFH/I1NUU9W5/FFZDSFHI1NUU9W5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/DSFH/I1NUU9W5/FFZDSFHI1NUU9W5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/DSFH/I1NUU9W5/FFZDSFHI1NUU9W5.SMALL.jpg Laserbird This is an Instructable on how to turn a crabby empty space in to a productive shop work area! This workbench will be a central part in the new makerspace in Portland, OR located at 7600 N. Interstate Ave for makers of all types to come and work on projects!Here is a list of the materials, tools, an...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:38:22 PDT
What If You Made A Beer Mug From Recycled Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/What-If-You-Made-A-Beer-Mug-From-Recycled-Coasters/
What If You Made A Beer Mug From Recycled Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/MKV1/I1MQ71R3/FP8MKV1I1MQ71R3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/MKV1/I1MQ71R3/FP8MKV1I1MQ71R3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/MKV1/I1MQ71R3/FP8MKV1I1MQ71R3.SMALL.jpg kludge77 When I first approached with this idea it seemed like it would be a simple project. That should have been a warning sign right there, but my brain just thought, "Make a functional pint glass from discarded beer coasters? I wonder why no one has ever done anything like that before." I now know the ...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:31:49 PDT
DIY Making Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Making-Groot-from-Guardians-of-the-Galaxy/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:50:30 PDT
Bandsaw Taxidermy http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Taxidermy/
Bandsaw Taxidermy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/8W10/H0URBYDP/FYZ8W10H0URBYDP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/8W10/H0URBYDP/FYZ8W10H0URBYDP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/8W10/H0URBYDP/FYZ8W10H0URBYDP.SMALL.jpg wholman I am not a hunter, in the literal sense; more of an alley walker, stalking dumpsters and backyard scrap heaps for promising prey, old wood, discarded appliances, mint-condition cardboard.  My trophies are oft-unappreciated, fading into the background of my apartment.  No longer.  Here is a way for u...
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Wed, 11 Apr 2012 19:21:48 PDT
How To Make Thor's Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Thors-Hammer/
How To Make Thor's Hammer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/E8JT/I12KDCPA/F6FE8JTI12KDCPA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/E8JT/I12KDCPA/F6FE8JTI12KDCPA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/E8JT/I12KDCPA/F6FE8JTI12KDCPA.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar These are instructions to make Thor's Hammer out of plywood. It is made for adults and is very durable. To make a hammer for a child's Halloween costume you should reduce the proportions by a third to account for smaller hands and strength.http://youtube.com/darbinorvarhttp://www.darbinorvar.com/blo...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:08:28 PDT
Bath Caddy From Recycled Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Bath-Caddy-From-Recycled-Wood/
Bath Caddy From Recycled Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/VR6J/I169PVBG/FD8VR6JI169PVBG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/VR6J/I169PVBG/FD8VR6JI169PVBG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/VR6J/I169PVBG/FD8VR6JI169PVBG.SMALL.jpg ctx1985 This is just a quick little Instructable on a bath caddy I made for my wife's birthday. I was a bit rushed to finish it in time, so I apologize for the lack of photos for some steps. If you have any questions, I'd be more than happy to help!What you'll need:-Wood (The size of your bath caddy will di...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:00:11 PDT
Zelda Inspired Engagement Ring Chest with Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-Inspired-Engagement-Ring-Chest-with-Sound/
Zelda Inspired Engagement Ring Chest with Sound - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/PGUS/I0VOZ9E9/FRDPGUSI0VOZ9E9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/PGUS/I0VOZ9E9/FRDPGUSI0VOZ9E9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/PGUS/I0VOZ9E9/FRDPGUSI0VOZ9E9.SMALL.jpg XaviOrin This is my first instructable which was inspired by Zachariah Cruse here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-Tr...I also walked around a few stores to look for an idea on what style chest I would like to use for this project. I found one I liked so instead of simply purchasing it in cas...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 22:28:41 PDT