Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - woodworking - router Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:39:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make A Custom Guitar With Custom Templates
Make A Custom Guitar With Custom Templates - More DIY How To Projects]]> bassman76jazz If you are just getting into building musical instruments or a professional luthier you should know that a good template is always the starting point to building a great instrument. Just like most lutiers in the past I hand cut an shaped my templates. The process is demanding and labor intensive a...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:26:09 PDT
We All Make Mistakes kludge77 Look we all make mistakes, it's part of life. It's just I happen to have mine on film.  We need to remember that very few completed projects come without the errors. Enjoy my goof ups, and be careful out there in the shop...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 16:37:47 PST
Homemade 'Cyclone' system for your workshop - Video CarpintHero This is my homemade vacuum cyclone system. It consits of two empty paint buckets and some vacuum hoses. Most of the sawdust and particles stay in the buckets and only a little portion of the fine dust goes to the vacuum bag. Keeping the vacuum bag empty, means that you can use the same bag for mo...
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Sun, 13 Oct 2013 13:19:44 PDT
Faux (fake) cheap teak deck from plywood
Faux (fake) cheap teak deck from plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> respawndespair In this (my first) instructable i want to tell you about the method i used to create a cheap(er) new decking for my boat, the technique can be used for other uses than decking, it's the actual look and methods used to achieve this look that i'll be documenting. Any constructive feedback is more than...
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Fri, 11 May 2012 05:39:05 PDT
Make a template for a router and bushing cutout in Photoshop.
Make a template for a router and bushing cutout in Photoshop. - More DIY How To Projects]]> rycollier This template of a hop flower was made for a mash paddle Instructable but can be applied to just about anything that needs a decorative cutout or just a mortise, etc. I use Photoshop to make the graphic into a usable template. The same "resizing" I do in Photoshop can be easily done on paper without...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2012 12:09:21 PST
Make Some Nice TV Trays
Make Some Nice TV Trays - More DIY How To Projects]]> Phil B Pictured is one of a set of TV trays I made for my wife.  Most sets contain four trays.  She wanted six. Materials required are-- 1/2 inch A-D grade fir plywood Plastic countertop laminate Plastic laminate adhesive Good hardwood of your choice for legs and trim Hardwood dowels Wood glue Aluminum ...
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Sat, 29 Jan 2011 09:16:02 PST
Folding Wooden Stepladder
Folding Wooden Stepladder - More DIY How To Projects]]> pipe42 I made this wooden stepladder based on some plans I found online. I didn't follow the plans very closely (my bolts and dimensions were different) - I just used the general layout of the stepladder as a guide. This was the first project I've made using a tablesaw. You could make this stepladder wit...
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Thu, 2 Sep 2010 02:43:47 PDT
Bench-mounted Router Table
Bench-mounted Router Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> jdege Ask any bunch of woodworkers which is their most essential fixed power tool and you'll get many answers. But ask for the top three, and they will always include the router table.In recent years, router manufacturers have begun offering routers with height adjustments that can be accessed through the...
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Fri, 4 Dec 2009 13:09:21 PST
How to Make a Router Circle Cutting Jig
How to Make a Router Circle Cutting Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> tashiandmo This instructable will show how to make an accurate and easy to use jig for cutting perfect circles with a router.  There are many pre-made circle cutting jigs on the market, but they are fairly expensive, and many of them don't have a very large maximum radius.  Several of them also rely on a serie...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2009 22:01:08 PDT