Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - wood - board - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:08:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 Futuristic Sanding Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Futuristic-Sanding-Board/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 09:06:19 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
Monogrammed Cheeseboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Monogrammed-Cheeseboard/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 10:52:13 PDT
Recycled Plywood Cruiser Board! http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Plywood-Cruiser-Board/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 15:54:39 PST
End Grain Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/End-Grain-Cutting-Board/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 13:21:49 PST
Head Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Head-Board/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 17:22:33 PST
Wooden Penny Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Penny-Board/
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 13:07:10 PDT
DIY Big Peg Board Shelving System http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Modern-Peg-Board-Shelving-System/
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 08:46:26 PDT
Choosing Greener Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Choosing-Greener-Wood/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 06:55:58 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
Drill Press Laser Alignment Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Laser-Alignment-Tool/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:05:54 PDT
Elegant wood breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-wood-breadboard/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 12:10:23 PST
Bath Caddy From Recycled Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Bath-Caddy-From-Recycled-Wood/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:00:11 PDT
DIY kiteboard/wakeskate/longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-kiteboardwakeskatelongboard/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 02:57:43 PDT
Build a table from old barn board http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-table-from-old-barn-board/
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Sat, 14 Sep 2013 01:03:01 PDT
17" Picture Frame Made from Single Piece Wood Slab (for Digital Picture Frame) http://www.instructables.com/id/17-Picture-Frame-Made-from-Single-Piece-Wood-Slab/
17" Picture Frame Made from Single Piece Wood Slab (for Digital Picture Frame) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/1ZUB/HJKBSXNX/FOJ1ZUBHJKBSXNX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/1ZUB/HJKBSXNX/FOJ1ZUBHJKBSXNX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/1ZUB/HJKBSXNX/FOJ1ZUBHJKBSXNX.SMALL.jpg Superbender In this instructable I am going to show you how I made a solid wood frame for a 17” digital picture frame. A simplified frame for regular pictures could also be created. Not all the steps will be needed in that case. However, I will be focusing on making the wood frame and I'll additionally include ...
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 08:46:06 PDT
Solid Wood Intarsia Chess-board http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Intarsia-Chess-board/
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 18:57:57 PDT
Solid Wood Chess-board http://www.instructables.com/id/solid-wood-Chess-board/
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Sat, 8 Jun 2013 15:46:58 PDT
The Chopping Block http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Chopping-Block/
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Wed, 15 May 2013 15:34:51 PDT
Made it at TechShop RDU- How to refurbish an Old Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Made-it-at-TechShop-RDU-How-to-refurbish-an-Old-S/
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 15:38:48 PST
Scrap-Wood Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-Cutting-Board-2/
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Thu, 27 Dec 2012 22:03:25 PST
Making an end-grain cutting board - I made it at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-end-grain-cutting-board-I-made-it-at-T/
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Sat, 21 Jul 2012 03:32:54 PDT
Scrap Wood Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-Cutting-Board-1/
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 07:07:21 PDT
Homemade "Carriage House" Garage Doors http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Carriage-House-Garage-Doors/
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Fri, 6 Jan 2012 17:08:45 PST