Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - wood - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:10:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 Making and installing wood knife scales for an old knife (full tang) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-and-Installing-Wood-Scales-on-an-Old-Knife-/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 21:42:44 PDT
How to Make a Mug out of Scrap Hard Wood Flooring http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mug-Out-of-Scrap-Hard-Wood-Flooring/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 22:37:25 PDT
Make Your Own Mr & Mrs Sweetheart Table Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Mr-Mrs-Sweetheart-Table-Sign/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:43:41 PDT
Wooden Box Using Finger Joints - Includes Sliding Dove-Tail Lid http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Box-Using-Finger-Joints-Includes-Sliding-Do/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:13:48 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Entertainment Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Entertainment-Console/
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:55:23 PDT
Night Stand Docking Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Stand-Docking-Station/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 12:27:36 PDT
Balsa Wood Glider http://www.instructables.com/id/Balsa-Wood-Glider/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 21:19:57 PDT
Sleeper Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleeper-Lamp/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 07:48:47 PDT
How to make a Wooden Crate! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Crate/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:40:00 PDT
Reclaimed Wood: Popsicle Stick Flower http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Popsicle-Stick-Flower/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 08:58:36 PDT
Make 3D Printed Portable Speaker-using Wood Filament http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Portable-Speaker/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 10:53:01 PDT
How to Make a Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Jewelry-Box-1/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:41:22 PDT
Footstool http://www.instructables.com/id/Footstool-1/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 16:32:24 PDT
An Unconventional Beer Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Unconventional-Beer-Caddy/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:32:33 PDT
Banquito De Madera http://www.instructables.com/id/Banquito-De-Madera/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 09:29:23 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Canoe Paddle Hat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Canoe-Paddle-Hat-Rack/
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 22:12:10 PDT
Shed Ramp http://www.instructables.com/id/Shed-Ramp/
Shed Ramp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/NN6H/IPA1NYTW/FGNNN6HIPA1NYTW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/NN6H/IPA1NYTW/FGNNN6HIPA1NYTW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/NN6H/IPA1NYTW/FGNNN6HIPA1NYTW.SMALL.jpg mtairymd My garage was starting to get cramped so I decided I needed a shed for the lawn/garden equipment. I thought about building one but bailed and decided to purchase a 10’ x 14’ shed with 6’ wide doors from the nearby Amish community. To not be a total slacker, I decided I could at least build the fou...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 14:44:37 PDT
DIY Pet stairs/steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Stairssteps-DIY/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 07:17:08 PDT
Woodburned Cubs Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodburned-Cubs-Sign/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 09:42:39 PDT
Wood & Aluminum YouTube Play button for 1000 Subs!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Aluminum-YouTube-Play-Button-for-1000-Subs/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 16:21:49 PDT
Quick Tip to Make De-Nailing Reclaimed Wood Easier http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Tip-to-Make-De-Nailing-Reclaimed-Wood-Easier/
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 09:07:18 PDT
Wooden Raised Bed Garden Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Garden-Planter/
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 14:38:00 PDT
Anti-Keyboard Cat Attack Mat (AKCAM) http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Keyboard-Cat-Attack-Mat-AKCAM/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 09:04:36 PDT
Flattening a Slab on my Bench with a Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Flattening-a-Slab-on-My-Bench-With-a-Router/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 17:01:31 PDT
How To Make A Reclaimed Industrial Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Reclaimed-Industrial-Coffee-Table/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 07:11:10 PDT
Reclaimed Wooden Shipping Crate into Rolling Seat with Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wooden-Shipping-Crate-Into-Rolling-Seat-/
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Sun, 29 May 2016 19:17:19 PDT
The Claw Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Claw-Bowl/
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Sat, 28 May 2016 14:51:10 PDT
Turning an Ironwood Pen on a Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-an-Ironwood-Pen-on-a-Lathe/
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Sat, 28 May 2016 13:52:49 PDT
Big Day Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Day-Cutting-Board/
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Fri, 27 May 2016 16:10:15 PDT
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/
How to Use Scrap Wood to Make Cool Table Top or Doll Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/DB23/IOOJY7X3/F17DB23IOOJY7X3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/DB23/IOOJY7X3/F17DB23IOOJY7X3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/DB23/IOOJY7X3/F17DB23IOOJY7X3.SMALL.jpg Cayd13 I had some scrap cedar decking so I made a table top for my mom and doll table for my younger sister. I did not not stain and paint the tables. My mom and sister did. Find Wood We have a huge burn pile in our yard. That is where I got my wood from Start Drawing The Table I put a nail in ...
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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 using Shou-sugi-ban 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/
Monogrammed Cheeseboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/K3DC/IOK9P19G/FPXK3DCIOK9P19G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/K3DC/IOK9P19G/FPXK3DCIOK9P19G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/K3DC/IOK9P19G/FPXK3DCIOK9P19G.SMALL.jpg ash_doge For a long time I have wanted to work more with inlays. An inlay is a decorative process in which you insert a material of contrasting color into another material to create a design. Chances are you see this decoration all around you in guitar necks, chessboards, artwork, and maybe even the floor o...
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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/
Reclaimed Wood Bartop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/TN1H/IPH4QBT0/FHHTN1HIPH4QBT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/TN1H/IPH4QBT0/FHHTN1HIPH4QBT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/TN1H/IPH4QBT0/FHHTN1HIPH4QBT0.SMALL.jpg jtmosca Disclaimer: This is my first ever instructable and I am NOT a carpenter, so don't be surprised if you see flaws in the methods, design, and/or documentation of the instructable. However, I was quite pleased with the result and when I saw the title of the "Reclaimed Wood" contest I felt obligated t...
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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/
Wooden Coaster Wedding Favors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/6KGU/IOAAXCQF/FY16KGUIOAAXCQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/6KGU/IOAAXCQF/FY16KGUIOAAXCQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/6KGU/IOAAXCQF/FY16KGUIOAAXCQF.SMALL.jpg BrandonEcon My fiancee and I wanted to make something special for our wedding guests. We love DIY projects - they're just more special than something store-bought. After looking around for inspiration, we got excited about the idea of making wood-slice coasters! This 'ible will walk you through our process. The...
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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/
Flat Pack Trestle Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/F9RR/IO6E4XC7/F3UF9RRIO6E4XC7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/F9RR/IO6E4XC7/F3UF9RRIO6E4XC7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/F9RR/IO6E4XC7/F3UF9RRIO6E4XC7.SMALL.jpg marksgourmetworkshop I am currently studying design. I have been woodworking and crafting for a couple of years. It started off as a hobby, though it always does I think? Soon, I discovered that making things was something I was extremely passionate about. I aim to invoke thought and emotion in my designs. Whether that ...
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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/
Olive Emerging Lidded Vessel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/ST2U/IO6DQVJJ/FL5ST2UIO6DQVJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/ST2U/IO6DQVJJ/FL5ST2UIO6DQVJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/ST2U/IO6DQVJJ/FL5ST2UIO6DQVJJ.SMALL.jpg yuvallahav Creating an emerging form is both a very creative and a very technical endeavour. But as you can see, it is well worth the time and effort. A piece like this combines so many different aspects of woodturning, such as a natural edge, a goblet, a lidded vessel, a finial (as part of the lid), and the c...
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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