Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:41:35 PST BLOX v1.01 Recycle a chair into a stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-a-chair-into-a-stool/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:32:25 PST
How to make a jointer push stick Delux. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-jointer-push-stick-Delux/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:58:34 PST
Downdraft Moxon Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Downdraft-Moxon-Vise/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:06:42 PST
Batman Spatula: The Dark Utensil http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Spatula-The-Dark-Utensil/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:54:01 PST
Egyptian Nameplate http://www.instructables.com/id/Egyptian-Nameplate/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:51:27 PST
Wooden Headphone Stand For My Beats Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Headphone-Stand-For-My-Beats-Headphones/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:37:39 PST
Lumberjack table http://www.instructables.com/id/Lumberjack-table/
Lumberjack table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/DUA8/I6J7S34D/FIMDUA8I6J7S34D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/DUA8/I6J7S34D/FIMDUA8I6J7S34D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/DUA8/I6J7S34D/FIMDUA8I6J7S34D.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Bring the rugged outdoors inside with a lumberjack table, a crown cut tree slab with axe handles for legs. This burly wood table showcases the trees natural grain, and the live edge gives it a rustic and unfinished look. The legs are real axe handles seated inside the bottom of the wood slab, furthe...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:19:16 PST
The Lathean Hydra: A Multi-Headed Turning Tool from Repurposed Bits http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Lathean-Hydra-A-Multi-Headed-Turning-Tool/
The Lathean Hydra: A Multi-Headed Turning Tool from Repurposed Bits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/OXKG/I6H7JK2I/FSHOXKGI6H7JK2I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/OXKG/I6H7JK2I/FSHOXKGI6H7JK2I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/OXKG/I6H7JK2I/FSHOXKGI6H7JK2I.SMALL.jpg theskashow According to Greek mythology, every time you cut off one of the Lernaean Hydra's multiple heads two grow back to replace it. Now, with some spare bits and some creative grinding, your lathe tool can do the same thing! In this case, having multiple heads means you won't have to throw out an entire to...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 22:02:50 PST
DIY Rustic Style Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rustic-Style-Coffee-Table-with-Reclaimed-Wood/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 16:04:51 PST
Cutting Board Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Board-Finish/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 08:07:47 PST
Floating Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Shelf/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 09:39:13 PST
Big Bowl Turning: Stacked Ring Lamination http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Bowl-Turning-Stacked-Ring-Lamination/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:52:23 PST
How to make a Centerpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Centerpiece/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:29:47 PST
How to Put a Handle on a Knife. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Put-a-Handle-on-a-Knife/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:33:23 PST
Make Ammo Box Drawer Fronts For Your Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Ammo-Box-Drawer-Fronts-For-Your-Cabinets/
Make Ammo Box Drawer Fronts For Your Cabinets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/VQ6X/I6AVPK26/FJ1VQ6XI6AVPK26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/VQ6X/I6AVPK26/FJ1VQ6XI6AVPK26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/VQ6X/I6AVPK26/FJ1VQ6XI6AVPK26.SMALL.jpg AdventuresInDIY Don't be satisfied with regular looking drawer fronts. See how to make those cabinets look like the tops of ammo boxes. The drawer fronts can be made from scrap or pallet wood and the handles are made from inexpensive bar steel.MaterialsFor this project I used: Weathered tongue and groove 2x6 dou...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 08:07:01 PST
Making a Wooden Guitar pick http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Gutair-pick/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:59:13 PST
Pizza Peel http://www.instructables.com/id/Pizza-Peel/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:45:16 PST
Wooden Cup (Kuksa) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cup-Kuksa/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 02:44:45 PST
Woodturning Lathe Tool Storage Problems Solved in this easy Woodworking Project video http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodturning-Lathe-Tool-Storage-Problems-Solved-in-/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 18:06:28 PST
a wooden sword with burning art http://www.instructables.com/id/a-wooden-sword-with-burning-art/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 09:50:07 PST
Making a burl bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-burl-bowl/
Making a burl bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/J8SX/I63F0C7C/FWCJ8SXI63F0C7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/J8SX/I63F0C7C/FWCJ8SXI63F0C7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/J8SX/I63F0C7C/FWCJ8SXI63F0C7C.SMALL.jpg CJStephens This is my first Instructable, so please forgive any of my mistakes. I recently Stumbled across a Burl here on the farm. I am pretty sure that it is elm, witch I do not like working with. But burls are normally quite hard so it did not matter much in the end. Tools Things you will need. rotary/...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 08:56:10 PST
Paint Shavings Hair Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Shavings-Hair-Clip/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 09:53:12 PST
My very first woodwork project http://www.instructables.com/id/My-very-first-woodwork-project/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 03:55:00 PST
Build An Elegant Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-An-Elegant-Wood-Lamp/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 16:35:48 PST
Custom Cross-cut Sled for Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Cross-cut-Sled-for-Table-Saw/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 22:22:05 PST
Building a Wood Turtle-shaped Crayon Holder (for Kids!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Wood-Turtle-shaped-Crayon-Holder-for-Ki/
Building a Wood Turtle-shaped Crayon Holder (for Kids!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/48IM/I60035Q6/FRD48IMI60035Q6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/48IM/I60035Q6/FRD48IMI60035Q6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/48IM/I60035Q6/FRD48IMI60035Q6.SMALL.jpg therandomwoodworker Turtle-shaped Crayon Holder Check out my youtube channel at: www.youtube.com/therandomwoodworker for more content like this!I decided to build a neat little crayon holder for my grandkids. Simple, cheap, made from scrap wood, but I think it came out nice and they really loved it.I am adding mo...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 07:57:14 PST
DIY Desk with Vinyl Flooring Top http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Desk-with-Vinyl-Flooring-Top/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 15:11:50 PST
Wood Ball Without a Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Ball-Without-a-Lathe/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 13:56:23 PST
Wooden flatpack stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-flatpack-stool/
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 07:01:42 PST
Maple Pencil Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Maple-Pencil-Case/
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 13:40:37 PST
How to Make a Wood Mirror Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wood-Mirror-Frame/
How to Make a Wood Mirror Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/7DTL/I5P7L0OQ/F397DTLI5P7L0OQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/7DTL/I5P7L0OQ/F397DTLI5P7L0OQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/7DTL/I5P7L0OQ/F397DTLI5P7L0OQ.SMALL.jpg WildmanProject Don't you just hate those cheap plastic frames that come on mirrors? Well I do, so I decided to make a better one. I used some 3/4" x 3" pine. It is cheap and easy to work with. I rough cut my pieces, leaving my four pieces over sized for the miters. I used my table to put a rabbet on the back of ea...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 20:04:50 PST
ideas about a jewelry box http://www.instructables.com/id/ideas-about-a-jewelry-box/
ideas about a jewelry box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/BJ6Z/I5S2EZRK/FLPBJ6ZI5S2EZRK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/BJ6Z/I5S2EZRK/FLPBJ6ZI5S2EZRK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/BJ6Z/I5S2EZRK/FLPBJ6ZI5S2EZRK.SMALL.jpg tim.kinney.90 first instructable Finished product this is the jewelry box finished. I have a couple of pics throughout the build but not how I wanted I forgot to start taking them at the beginning so I will do my next one step by step Wood burning these are the Celtic patterns that I burned into the wood...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 10:16:25 PST
Child Hatching egg Coat Hook, v2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Child-Hatching-egg-Coat-Hook-v2/
Child Hatching egg Coat Hook, v2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/P6C1/I5P7JD3T/FWPP6C1I5P7JD3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/P6C1/I5P7JD3T/FWPP6C1I5P7JD3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/P6C1/I5P7JD3T/FWPP6C1I5P7JD3T.SMALL.jpg Dani78 HelloIn this instructable, I will show you how I made this nice and mechanical coat hook.The basic idea is that when there is no coat hanged on this hook, you can only see a nice green egg. but when you hang a coat on the hook, you can see hatching egg, a little bird with two wings and two legs!Than...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 09:50:57 PST
Easy Birdmouth Joint on the Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Birdmouth-Joint-on-the-Table-Saw/
Easy Birdmouth Joint on the Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/UIWM/I5P7HZQX/FHLUIWMI5P7HZQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/UIWM/I5P7HZQX/FHLUIWMI5P7HZQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/UIWM/I5P7HZQX/FHLUIWMI5P7HZQX.SMALL.jpg Dominic Bender A Birdmouth joint is commonly used in roof construction, but it can also be used for boxes or other kinds of woodworking where you want a 45° conection that is easy to glue and does not slip like, say, a mitre joint.There are specialised bits for the router table to make these, but you can also crea...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 05:20:11 PST
Solar Etching http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Etching/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 13:09:23 PST
Wood coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-coasters/
Wood coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/N3LB/I5MD3A4X/FTON3LBI5MD3A4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/N3LB/I5MD3A4X/FTON3LBI5MD3A4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/N3LB/I5MD3A4X/FTON3LBI5MD3A4X.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Rustic wood coasters made from a fallen tree, when stacked together look like a tree limb. Simple, tidy, and fun!Instead of burning that old tree in the backyard, reuse it and make it into something awesome! These stackable coasters align on a spindle attached to the bottom coaster and are a great ...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 10:38:18 PST
Hand carved wooden rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-carved-wooden-rose/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 09:09:05 PST
Wood Burning: How to Draw and Burn Wood Drink Coasters and Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burning-How-to-Draw-and-Burn-Wood-Drink-Coast/
Wood Burning: How to Draw and Burn Wood Drink Coasters and Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/2QKW/I5MZ1UE2/FYJ2QKWI5MZ1UE2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/2QKW/I5MZ1UE2/FYJ2QKWI5MZ1UE2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/2QKW/I5MZ1UE2/FYJ2QKWI5MZ1UE2.SMALL.jpg cnathan In this Instructable, I will show you how to transfer an image to a piece of wood and burn the image using a wood burner. I burned the table back in December 2014 and I didn't take any before pics. The wood drink coasters were made within the past week. I cut the trees (maple I think) down last s...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 21:40:30 PST
Make a Wall Mounted Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wall-Mounted-Bar/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 17:28:34 PST
First project-wooden knuckle homemade http://www.instructables.com/id/First-project-wooden-knuckle-homemade/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:49:16 PST
Woodworking projects for kids | Make a Phone or Tablet Stand from Mulga Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-projects-for-kids-Make-a-Phone-or-Tabl/
Woodworking projects for kids | Make a Phone or Tablet Stand from Mulga Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/HC04/I5GNB0GO/FU6HC04I5GNB0GO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/HC04/I5GNB0GO/FU6HC04I5GNB0GO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/HC04/I5GNB0GO/FU6HC04I5GNB0GO.SMALL.jpg onewoodtools Woodworking projects for Kids, make a wooden phone or table stand with this easy Woodworking video aimed and kids and beginners, learn some simple woodworking techniques.VIEW THE FULL TUTORIAL VIDEO AND FUN HERE Close up Images of Finished product and uses
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:20:33 PST
C-Clamp iPhone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/C-Clamp-iPhone-Stand/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:44:54 PST
Improving an otherwise low precision woodworking drill jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Jig-improvement-Drill-Guide-Kit-61503-01-200/
Improving an otherwise low precision woodworking drill jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/0YMA/I5DS31SD/FGF0YMAI5DS31SD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/0YMA/I5DS31SD/FGF0YMAI5DS31SD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/0YMA/I5DS31SD/FGF0YMAI5DS31SD.SMALL.jpg clazman Even though this improvement was made a year ago, I thought I'd still present it here. This was purchased to drill accurate holes. Was I ever surprised. This drill jig is inadequate for drilling such holes.There is so much clearance between the housing and the bushings that location was poor and per...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:43:32 PST
Wood Yo-Yo http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Yo-Yo/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:50:13 PST
Making The Zoetrope http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-The-Zoetrope/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:49:47 PST
Make an Industrial Wooden Wine Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Industrial-Wooden-Wine-Rack/
Make an Industrial Wooden Wine Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/7ATQ/I55MPJ7V/FMF7ATQI55MPJ7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/7ATQ/I55MPJ7V/FMF7ATQI55MPJ7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/7ATQ/I55MPJ7V/FMF7ATQI55MPJ7V.SMALL.jpg AdventuresInDIY Make this industrial style wine rack with some inexpensive plywood you have laying around, electrical conduit, bolts and nuts. All these items are easily found at the hardware store and it can be made in a couple of days.Making The BoardsRip some project grade 3/8" plywood, or whatever thickness of...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:04:07 PST
Wood Candlestick Holder - Cheap, Quick http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Candlestick-Holder-Cheap-Quick/
Wood Candlestick Holder - Cheap, Quick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/XDXZ/I58ICSVC/FUXXDXZI58ICSVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/XDXZ/I58ICSVC/FUXXDXZI58ICSVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/XDXZ/I58ICSVC/FUXXDXZI58ICSVC.SMALL.jpg therandomwoodworker Check out my youtube channel at: www.youtube.com/therandomwoodworker for more content like this!I built a unique and elegant looking candlestick holder out of some scrap wood pieces in under an hour of work. This was a fun and simple project that I built for next to nothing and finished off with t...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:15:58 PST
Make a Bow Saw! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bow-Saw/
Make a Bow Saw! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TSVX/I53I0A3J/FSVTSVXI53I0A3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TSVX/I53I0A3J/FSVTSVXI53I0A3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TSVX/I53I0A3J/FSVTSVXI53I0A3J.SMALL.jpg randomtower Welcome to another barbaric attempt at an Instructable! I am Steven, and I will be your host for today's woodworking shenanigans. Now, onto the subject of this tutorial: A bow saw, also called a frame saw. It is a type of saw popular in Europe, and can be seen being used in The Art of the Carpenter ...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 15:18:28 PST
The Hexachord, a Rotary Musical Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hexachord-a-Rotary-Musical-Instrument/
The Hexachord, a Rotary Musical Instrument - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/H3K9/I53HXL2Q/FXLH3K9I53HXL2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/H3K9/I53HXL2Q/FXLH3K9I53HXL2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/H3K9/I53HXL2Q/FXLH3K9I53HXL2Q.SMALL.jpg ohhmyhead During a stint as a "Tech Disruptor" (Maker-in-Residence) at an Intel Experience popup, I spent some time building a spinning noisemaker using recycled materials. This led to thinking about motorized musical instruments, and to the realization that there are far too few rotary string instruments. Th...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 08:19:30 PST
Desk with Removable Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-with-Removable-Top/
Desk with Removable Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/W99W/I53HV9AN/F1RW99WI53HV9AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/W99W/I53HV9AN/F1RW99WI53HV9AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/W99W/I53HV9AN/F1RW99WI53HV9AN.SMALL.jpg kylefed Tired of twisting and turning desks and tables around corners? Are you sick of scuff marks on your walls from wooden legs and your clumsy friend? Well fear no more, as our top engineers here at Kyle Co. have come up with a desk/table that has a removable top, making it a breeze to move. You'll be...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 00:13:25 PST