Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:23:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Nolan Wood Mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Nolan-Wood-Mosaic/
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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:24:51 PDT
How to Make a Router Planer Jig for Wood Flattening http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Router-Planer-Jig-for-Wood-Flattenin/
How to Make a Router Planer Jig for Wood Flattening - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/1MCJ/J0MOUUIR/FUQ1MCJJ0MOUUIR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/1MCJ/J0MOUUIR/FUQ1MCJJ0MOUUIR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/1MCJ/J0MOUUIR/FUQ1MCJJ0MOUUIR.SMALL.jpg Well Done Tips This time I'll make a router planer jig for wood flattening. How I did it - you can check by looking DIY video or you can follow up instructions bellow. For this project you will need: Materials: Square 45x45cm wood pieces 2 pieces of plywoodWood screws (30, 50 and 70mm)Wood wax or other wood f...
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:40:03 PDT
Simple DIY Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Cutting-Board/
Simple DIY Cutting Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/1Y82/J0MOQV74/FB61Y82J0MOQV74.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/1Y82/J0MOQV74/FB61Y82J0MOQV74.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/1Y82/J0MOQV74/FB61Y82J0MOQV74.SMALL.jpg evanandkatelyn Making a cutting board is like a right of passage with woodworking. There are so many ways to make one, but we started simple. We used a single piece of wood to avoid needing 20 clamps and made it with a face grain instead of a side grain or edge grain. There are a lot of strong feelings out there a...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:24:41 PDT
Homemade Wooden Duck Call http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wooden-Duck-Call/
Homemade Wooden Duck Call - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/21ZG/J0MOQQKI/FWH21ZGJ0MOQQKI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/21ZG/J0MOQQKI/FWH21ZGJ0MOQQKI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/21ZG/J0MOQQKI/FWH21ZGJ0MOQQKI.SMALL.jpg jason.burr.946 This is a project that I have long wanted to do. I was born in the midwest and as such grew up hunting and fishing. Unfortunately when I moved away to Florida at a young age there was no more hunting though I do get to fish still. My father paid me a surprise visit during a festival I put together a...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:06:27 PDT
Building a Cedar Strip Canoe in My Garage http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Cedar-Strip-Canoe-in-My-Garage/
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:15:53 PDT
Chunky Farmhouse Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Chunky-Farmhouse-Coffee-Table/
Chunky Farmhouse Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/150J/J0MOOGXY/FUX150JJ0MOOGXY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/150J/J0MOOGXY/FUX150JJ0MOOGXY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/150J/J0MOOGXY/FUX150JJ0MOOGXY.SMALL.jpg smashingdiy Build this lovely DIY Chunky Farmhouse Coffee TableMaterials List:4 - 4x4s @8ft2 - 2x4s @ 8ft2 - 2x6 @ 8ft3 - 2x10 @ 8ftCut List:4 - 4x4s @ 16"4 - 2x4s @17"2 - 4x4s @ 19" (45 degree)4 - 4x4s @ 8" (45 dgree)3 - 2x6s @ 33"3 - 2x10s @ 36"2 - 2x10 @ 27" Step 1: Make Side Braces Attach the 2x4 brace (...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 06:53:24 PDT
Rustic X Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-X-Console/
Rustic X Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/C5L1/J0MOMZHT/FJDC5L1J0MOMZHT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/C5L1/J0MOMZHT/FJDC5L1J0MOMZHT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/C5L1/J0MOMZHT/FJDC5L1J0MOMZHT.SMALL.jpg smashingdiy Build this one of a kind quick, and easy Rustic X ConsoleMaterials List:2 - 2x4s @ 8ft2 - 1x12s @ 6ft8 - 2x2s @ 8ft1 - 2x6 @ 10ft1 - 2x6 @ 8ft2 1/2" Pocket Hole Screws2 1/2" Wood ScrewsWood Glue Step 1 : Assemble Shelves Assemble top and bottom shelves by attaching 2x2s to 1x12 with wood glue and...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 06:20:31 PDT
Invisible Glue Joints: Mitter Joint (werkplaatsidc) http://www.instructables.com/id/Invisible-Glue-Joints-Mitter-Joint-werkplaatsidc/
Invisible Glue Joints: Mitter Joint (werkplaatsidc) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/RA3L/J0MOO8AY/FFTRA3LJ0MOO8AY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/RA3L/J0MOO8AY/FFTRA3LJ0MOO8AY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/RA3L/J0MOO8AY/FFTRA3LJ0MOO8AY.SMALL.jpg StevenPunt_ In this instructable we will show you how to make an invisible wood glue connection without using a lot of (difficult) materials. The connection we talk about is specially for small connections.What do you need? - a drill (2 mm) - wood glue (we use pattex express) - two pieces you want to connect - ...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:41:43 PDT
Easy to Make Small Router Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Make-Small-Router-Table/
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 05:24:57 PDT
DIY Pull Out Trash Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pull-Out-Trash-Cabinet/
DIY Pull Out Trash Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/DR3Z/J0IEJ2KT/FDRDR3ZJ0IEJ2KT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/DR3Z/J0IEJ2KT/FDRDR3ZJ0IEJ2KT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/DR3Z/J0IEJ2KT/FDRDR3ZJ0IEJ2KT.SMALL.jpg fixthisbuildthat In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a DIY Pull Out Trash Cabinet to hide those trash and recylcing bins while keeping them easily accessible.If you want to see a little more detail on the build you can head over to my DIY Pull Out Trash Can post on my site.And if you like the build video ...
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:26:36 PDT
Live Edge River Coffee Table | How to Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-River-Coffee-Table-How-to-Build/
Live Edge River Coffee Table | How to Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/LXDU/J0IEE4K2/F4DLXDUJ0IEE4K2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/LXDU/J0IEE4K2/F4DLXDUJ0IEE4K2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/LXDU/J0IEE4K2/F4DLXDUJ0IEE4K2.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop In this Instructable, I'll show you how to build a live edge river coffee table, inspired by Greg Klassen's amazing work. It's a simple enough project with a few tricky moments, but, with a little workworking skill, you can build one for yourself. Let's get started! Don't miss the build video above ...
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:52:58 PDT
Budget Bushcraft Field Sharpener (DIY) http://www.instructables.com/id/Budget-Bushcraft-Field-Sharpener-DIY/
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 20:28:00 PDT
Dremel Tool Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Tool-Mount/
Dremel Tool Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/CGYF/J0IEFRP8/FKWCGYFJ0IEFRP8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/CGYF/J0IEFRP8/FKWCGYFJ0IEFRP8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/CGYF/J0IEFRP8/FKWCGYFJ0IEFRP8.SMALL.jpg drone_destroyer For this project I used a hammer, a handsaw, and a coping saw. Cutting the pieces All you need to do is cut out three pieces of wood for the main components. The first piece is the base which is a rectangle with a width of 6 1/2in and a length of a 3 1/2in. the two mounting pieces that hold the d...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 18:43:19 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Sword-1/
How to Make a Wooden Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/58YP/J0MOMW9Q/FYO58YPJ0MOMW9Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/58YP/J0MOMW9Q/FYO58YPJ0MOMW9Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/58YP/J0MOMW9Q/FYO58YPJ0MOMW9Q.SMALL.jpg Adam Gabbert A few weeks ago my son broke his favorite sword. It's one of those plastic numbers that lights up and makes all kinds of noise. I fixed it with some CA glue, and then whilst slaying dragons and rescuing princesses in our back yard, he broke it again in another spot. I figured it was time to make him...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:28:50 PDT
Sturdy Bar Counter With LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Sturdy-Bar-Counter-With-LED-Lights/
Sturdy Bar Counter With LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SMALL.jpg Darthorso Facebook: visit my new page WoodenBear! :)A friend of mine wants to buy a cool beer dispenser for his man-cave, and ask me to build a full bar counter to go with it. Since we are two little kids in the body of adults, we obviously started to project it like an indestructible fortress with lights and...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 19:48:06 PDT
Giant Homemade 16" Disc Sander (for the Lathe) http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Homemade-16-Disc-Sander-for-the-Lathe/
Giant Homemade 16" Disc Sander (for the Lathe) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/HAGG/J0COWRPQ/FX5HAGGJ0COWRPQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/HAGG/J0COWRPQ/FX5HAGGJ0COWRPQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/HAGG/J0COWRPQ/FX5HAGGJ0COWRPQ.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks Homemade 16" disk sander for my lathe, 2 tools in 1! The sanding disk is made from doubled up 3/4" plywood mounted to a face plate. The table is made from 3/4" plywood too mounted square to the disk. It attached to the lathe bed using 4 bolts at the location where an extension bed usually mounts, al...
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Sat, 18 Mar 2017 20:21:50 PDT
Space Shuttle Pocket Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Shuttle-Pocket-Knife/
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 13:20:40 PDT
Woodturning Werkplaats IDC http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turning/
Woodturning Werkplaats IDC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/BINN/J0COQFV8/FBYBINNJ0COQFV8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/BINN/J0COQFV8/FBYBINNJ0COQFV8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/BINN/J0COQFV8/FBYBINNJ0COQFV8.SMALL.jpg janwitc Here's a tutorial on how to use a lathe. Follow all the steps and you'll do fine. NOTE: Not all steps will comply for you, the suction system for instance is necessary in our school to keep it dust free.Maxim Monsecour & Janwit ChangsuraStudents Industrial Product DesignHowest Kortrijk Get Your Ma...
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 06:34:59 PDT
Baseboard Barn Door & Hardware http://www.instructables.com/id/Baseboard-Barn-Door-Hardware/
Baseboard Barn Door & Hardware - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/YG4T/J08EKXU5/FH4YG4TJ08EKXU5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/YG4T/J08EKXU5/FH4YG4TJ08EKXU5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/YG4T/J08EKXU5/FH4YG4TJ08EKXU5.SMALL.jpg cyrzee This project started out of a love of the barn door trend. Rather than trying to find one to fit the space, I decided to repurpose the baseboards from the pre-reno house to construct one from scratch.Although I've tried to be fairly comprehensive in this tutorial, there are many variables that you w...
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 21:39:36 PDT
Upcycling Wood Samples to Make A Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycling-Wood-Samples-to-Make-a-Mallet/
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 19:03:04 PDT
DIY Mid-Century Modern Slatted Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mid-Century-Modern-Slatted-Bench/
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 09:20:14 PDT
Adirondack Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-Chairs/
Adirondack Chairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/8V1K/J048AIXG/FQI8V1KJ048AIXG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/8V1K/J048AIXG/FQI8V1KJ048AIXG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/8V1K/J048AIXG/FQI8V1KJ048AIXG.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks Get the plans to build these yourself: https://www.jackmanworks.com/shop/adirondack-chai...The Jackman Adirondack chairs, a Jackman signature! The best design, taking advantage of the best features with both a curved back and seat while still being efficient to build.These are made from clear grain...
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 08:32:07 PST
Capsule Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Capsule-Chair/
Capsule Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/AMGL/J02QOUPQ/FIGAMGLJ02QOUPQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/AMGL/J02QOUPQ/FIGAMGLJ02QOUPQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/AMGL/J02QOUPQ/FIGAMGLJ02QOUPQ.SMALL.jpg Ethan Thorne This is a chair that i recently constructed for a project, It is not exceptionally difficult to make. However it did take me some time. What you will need:8 2x8s10 2x4s Wood glue Three inch screwsJig sawbelt sanderOptional: Jig kit Create a template, this is not completely necessary, however I f...
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 08:10:55 PST
Dovetail Wood TV Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Dovetail-Wood-TV-Console/
Dovetail Wood TV Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/MQUQ/J02QL26G/FY2MQUQJ02QL26G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/MQUQ/J02QL26G/FY2MQUQJ02QL26G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/MQUQ/J02QL26G/FY2MQUQJ02QL26G.SMALL.jpg TalelB1 I had to make a TV console and really wanted to try some good joinery techniques. So I took this project to try it out and in the end I did like the way it turned. I will probably do more wood project like this one.Of course I did not end up with perfect joints but using some wood filler fixed every...
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 20:10:51 PST
Sphere Chess Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Sphere-Chess-Board/
Sphere Chess Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ITW2/J048ECER/F2EITW2J048ECER.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ITW2/J048ECER/F2EITW2J048ECER.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ITW2/J048ECER/F2EITW2J048ECER.SMALL.jpg BenM283 Here are a few pictures of the process I took took to make my sphere chess board. Unfortunately I do not have all the calculations I made to make the square pieces fit together. However, after selecting my light wood (Soft Maple) and my dark wood (Walnut) for my board, I went to work. Using those fo...
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 18:51:27 PST
DIY Zero Clearance Table Saw Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Zero-Clearance-Table-Saw-Insert/
DIY Zero Clearance Table Saw Insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/Y6VO/J02QKAA0/F9ZY6VOJ02QKAA0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/Y6VO/J02QKAA0/F9ZY6VOJ02QKAA0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/Y6VO/J02QKAA0/F9ZY6VOJ02QKAA0.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Making thin cuts on your table saw requires a zero clearance insert so that the stock doesn't get pulled into the table saw after cutting. Most table saws have an insert that's good for a most applications: it can accommodate the blade at full height, at any angle, and has space around the blade tha...
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 12:31:37 PST
Hacking Together a Bow Saw (for the 2017 "Build a Tool" Contest) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-Together-a-Bow-Saw-for-the-2017-Build-a-To/
Hacking Together a Bow Saw (for the 2017 "Build a Tool" Contest) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/I74P/J08EJ5WO/FZKI74PJ08EJ5WO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/I74P/J08EJ5WO/FZKI74PJ08EJ5WO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/I74P/J08EJ5WO/FZKI74PJ08EJ5WO.SMALL.jpg Alex.May Building a hacksaw-bladed bow saw from This is a classic design, a simple H-frame held together by some simple mortise and tenon joints and tensioned with some twisted string. This tension is important because these blades are narrow and would likely not stay straight enough to make a clean cut on t...
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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 19:44:04 PST
6 Ways to Plug or Fill Pocket Holes http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Ways-to-Plug-or-Fill-Pocket-Holes/
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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 08:44:50 PST
Easy 2x4 Electronics Enclosures http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-2x4-Electronics-Enclosures/
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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 06:40:31 PST
Shotgun Shell Light Sensor Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-Shell-Light-Sensor-Clock/
Shotgun Shell Light Sensor Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/F3UU/IZYGDS5B/F0XF3UUIZYGDS5B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/F3UU/IZYGDS5B/F0XF3UUIZYGDS5B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/F3UU/IZYGDS5B/F0XF3UUIZYGDS5B.SMALL.jpg DiyWaterDog Learn how to make a beautiful wall or mantel clock that any Waterfowler would love to add to their sportsman decor. In this Instructable I will show how to use some basic Woodworking skills, beginner Wood Burning, and amateur Electronic work to build a working IR Light Sensor Circuit triggered cloc...
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 17:52:24 PST
Building an IKEA Expedit / Kallax Door With Vinyl Album Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-an-IKEA-Expedit-Kallax-Door-With-Vinyl-Al/
Building an IKEA Expedit / Kallax Door With Vinyl Album Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/CDEK/IZYGIZFH/FOVCDEKIZYGIZFH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/CDEK/IZYGIZFH/FOVCDEKIZYGIZFH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/CDEK/IZYGIZFH/FOVCDEKIZYGIZFH.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop In this project, I'll show you how to build a custom door for an IKEA Expedit shelving unit using simple techniques and materials. This was a really fun build and you could easily customize it to fit a different shelving unit! Don't miss the build video above for more information! Gather Tools an...
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 11:00:27 PST
Animal Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Animal-Box/
Animal Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/FVC4/IZYGATCP/FRMFVC4IZYGATCP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/FVC4/IZYGATCP/FRMFVC4IZYGATCP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/FVC4/IZYGATCP/FRMFVC4IZYGATCP.SMALL.jpg lanleo This is another fun project I do with students.Supplies 1 inch thick Basswood for the body (I used a piece that was 3 by 5 inches) 1/8 inch thick Maple (or other hard wood) for the back and lid 2 neodymium magnets 3/4 inch brad Wood glue CA glue The Body Create a drawing of your animal and transf...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 16:18:33 PST
Easy Table Saw Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Table-Saw-Sled/
Easy Table Saw Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/L20P/IZT6TJKS/FQUL20PIZT6TJKS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/L20P/IZT6TJKS/FQUL20PIZT6TJKS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/L20P/IZT6TJKS/FQUL20PIZT6TJKS.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus A table saw sled (or cross cut sled) makes cutting wood against the grain safer, and much easier. There are lots of technical ways to approach making a table saw sled, but sometimes you just need a simple and elegant solution to a problem. This is possibly the easiest cross cutting sled you can make...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 10:18:35 PST
Reclaimed Wooden Boat Parade Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wooden-Boat-Parade-Car/
Reclaimed Wooden Boat Parade Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/6AH6/IZT6S4TZ/F7W6AH6IZT6S4TZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/6AH6/IZT6S4TZ/F7W6AH6IZT6S4TZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/6AH6/IZT6S4TZ/F7W6AH6IZT6S4TZ.SMALL.jpg Dvda2108 we build a parade car for the annual carnaval in belgium (knokke-heist). now, we couldn't just build whatever we wanted or use any material we wanted. remeber the life-size ark we build: https://www.instructables.com/id/Noahs-Ark-1/well we had to use the materials we salvaged from that build to make...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 02:03:50 PST
Stackable Wooden Shoe Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Stackable-Wooden-Shoe-Rack/
Stackable Wooden Shoe Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/D94G/IZT6QDD2/FIYD94GIZT6QDD2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/D94G/IZT6QDD2/FIYD94GIZT6QDD2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/D94G/IZT6QDD2/FIYD94GIZT6QDD2.SMALL.jpg Fran├žoisL14 For over a year, I had a stack of shoe boxes piled up in the corner of my room. When I finally decided to do something about it, I chose to make my own shoe rack DIY style. So, as you can see on the pic, this is a 2 story shoe rack, but you can make as many as you want and stack 'em up. As a matter ...
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 20:26:14 PST
Segmented Cherry Urns http://www.instructables.com/id/Segmented-Cherry-Urns/
Segmented Cherry Urns - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/XZTJ/IZT6LBZS/FL3XZTJIZT6LBZS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/XZTJ/IZT6LBZS/FL3XZTJIZT6LBZS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/XZTJ/IZT6LBZS/FL3XZTJIZT6LBZS.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks This urn was turned from cherry and purpleheart (finished with tung oil) for my grandfather who just died at the age of 94. He just now started slowing down and just left the world peacefully which was fitting for such a empathetic, persevering, and influential man. He's one of the hardest working p...
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 06:53:55 PST
The 2x6 Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-2x6-Bike-Rack/
The 2x6 Bike Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/TWLI/IZT6L91I/FLKTWLIIZT6L91I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/TWLI/IZT6L91I/FLKTWLIIZT6L91I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/TWLI/IZT6L91I/FLKTWLIIZT6L91I.SMALL.jpg woodshopcowboy This week I designed and built a quick bike rack to store my young children’s custom bikes from two 2x6’s. You can check out the two bikes in the DIY Bike Build.This project uses the table saw, miter saw and impact drill. A very basic design, it uses a number of my favorite “great-to-have” materia...
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 06:16:57 PST
DIY 4X8 Micro-Tiny House Camper on Harbor Freight Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-4X8-Micro-Tiny-House-on-Harbor-Freight-Trailer/
DIY 4X8 Micro-Tiny House Camper on Harbor Freight Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/9186/IZT6J2ZD/FOV9186IZT6J2ZD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/9186/IZT6J2ZD/FOV9186IZT6J2ZD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/9186/IZT6J2ZD/FOV9186IZT6J2ZD.SMALL.jpg handfuloflogan I got this idea from a multitude of TLC shows. I did homework on this for quite some time before pulling the trigger. Using a little luck and a combo of other Instructables and whatnot, we tossed this together in about 2 weeks of working evenings. Intro A lot of simple tools were used to make thi...
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 21:05:56 PST
Acoustic Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Acoustic-Amplifier/
Acoustic Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/MHEX/IZT6O4G1/FE1MHEXIZT6O4G1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/MHEX/IZT6O4G1/FE1MHEXIZT6O4G1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/MHEX/IZT6O4G1/FE1MHEXIZT6O4G1.SMALL.jpg lanleo Acoustic Amplifiers have been well documented on Intructables. These most closely resemble the one posted by WildmanProject, but does not require a router.This is a good project for students because it requires more design, planning and creativity than a project where they just replicate an example ...
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 18:53:39 PST
Carve Clogs For Shop Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Carve-Clogs-for-Shop-Shoes/
Carve Clogs For Shop Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/BFA8/IZT6K7TL/FM6BFA8IZT6K7TL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/BFA8/IZT6K7TL/FM6BFA8IZT6K7TL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/BFA8/IZT6K7TL/FM6BFA8IZT6K7TL.SMALL.jpg woodbywright I love Clogs as shop shoes. they are comfortable, Safe and easy to slip on and off. A while ago I was given these Traditional wooden dutch clogs from Rob and I have been wearing them as shop shoes for several months. It was time to carve them and have some fun. Many would call them Wedding clogs whe...
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 06:41:05 PST
How to Make a Tomahawk Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Tomahawk-Handle/
How to Make a Tomahawk Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F96/62GU/IZSU5DEO/F9662GUIZSU5DEO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F96/62GU/IZSU5DEO/F9662GUIZSU5DEO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F96/62GU/IZSU5DEO/F9662GUIZSU5DEO.SMALL.jpg sanctifiedwco In this video, I show you how to make a tomahawk handle while in the field with only basic woodworking wools. How To Make It
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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 13:28:01 PST
Hand Cut Dovetails Faster http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Cut-Dovetails-Faster/
Hand Cut Dovetails Faster - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/F388/IZQA69JM/FWVF388IZQA69JM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/F388/IZQA69JM/FWVF388IZQA69JM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/F388/IZQA69JM/FWVF388IZQA69JM.SMALL.jpg woodbywright Hand cutting Dovetails can be a slow and tedious presses, but with a few changes, it can be much faster. This in not intended to be the most accurate way, but the simplest method to quickly hand cut dovetails without special tools or jigs. There is an earlier instructable on the simple way of cuttin...
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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 07:19:05 PST
DIY Kids Frog Chair! Simple Woodworking Project http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kids-Frog-Chair-Simple-Woodworking-Project/
DIY Kids Frog Chair! Simple Woodworking Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/ODZ9/IZQA3T41/FHEODZ9IZQA3T41.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/ODZ9/IZQA3T41/FHEODZ9IZQA3T41.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/ODZ9/IZQA3T41/FHEODZ9IZQA3T41.SMALL.jpg Woodbrew This week we built a super simple kids frog chair! This entire project will cost less than $20 and will bring a smile to your little ones face:) We have a full set of plans available that include printable templates:) http://woodbrew.tv/product/kids-frog-chair-plans/Materials needed (1) Southern Ye...
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 23:36:28 PST
Miter Saw Station Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Miter-Saw-Station-Build/
Miter Saw Station Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/KYQC/IZ6D7CZP/FDGKYQCIZ6D7CZP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/KYQC/IZ6D7CZP/FDGKYQCIZ6D7CZP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/KYQC/IZ6D7CZP/FDGKYQCIZ6D7CZP.SMALL.jpg Moy perez woodshop I have been planning to build a Miter Saw Station for quite a while. About a year ago, I made a rough sketch of what I had in mind. But most of this build was either made up on the fly or changed in some way. I have a small shop and space comes at a premium. I wanted my Miter Saws Station to have pl...
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 05:33:13 PST
A Kitchen Stool for Toddlers http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Kitchen-Stool-for-Toddlers/
A Kitchen Stool for Toddlers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/JBTO/IZP6SO9V/F8FJBTOIZP6SO9V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/JBTO/IZP6SO9V/F8FJBTOIZP6SO9V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/JBTO/IZP6SO9V/F8FJBTOIZP6SO9V.SMALL.jpg WmWalkerCo I made a kitchen stool for my daughter. Sometimes these are called "Kitchen Helpers" or "Learning Towers". She absolutely loves it, even though this project gave me more trouble than it should have.
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 12:13:56 PST
Wooden Mirror - Walnut Crotch Grain http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Mirror-Walnut-Crotch-Grain/
Wooden Mirror - Walnut Crotch Grain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/TBZO/IZ6D53I8/FY4TBZOIZ6D53I8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/TBZO/IZ6D53I8/FY4TBZOIZ6D53I8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/TBZO/IZ6D53I8/FY4TBZOIZ6D53I8.SMALL.jpg stoneandsonsworkshop Make a wooden handheld mirror. In this tutorial I show you how I made a small wooden mirror. There are several steps to this, but in the end it's cool to see what you can make from a block of wood. Read about this project on our blog at bit.ly/stone-blogWatch the video at bit.ly/stone-buildvideosBef...
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:20:20 PST
Carved Finishing Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Carved-Finishing-Mallet/
Carved Finishing Mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/7E3O/IZ6DG5VV/FME7E3OIZ6DG5VV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/7E3O/IZ6DG5VV/FME7E3OIZ6DG5VV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/7E3O/IZ6DG5VV/FME7E3OIZ6DG5VV.SMALL.jpg woodbywright I recently made a joiner's mallet, but it has a hard face and can ding up work easily. I needed a mallet for finishing with a leather face and softer head. Much of this build is just like the last one (Here) with more carving and leather. Also, rather than building it out of firewood I am using a sc...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 07:22:03 PST
Wooden Beer Koozie W/ Built-in Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Beer-Koozie-W-Built-in-Bottle-Opener/
Wooden Beer Koozie W/ Built-in Bottle Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/CCSD/IZ6DF8U0/FDACCSDIZ6DF8U0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/CCSD/IZ6DF8U0/FDACCSDIZ6DF8U0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/CCSD/IZ6DF8U0/FDACCSDIZ6DF8U0.SMALL.jpg fixthisbuildthat In this Instructable I'll show you how I made this Wooden Beer Koozie with a built-in bottle opener. I made this koozie on the lathe, but you could also do most of the work on a decent drill press and shape the outside by hand.Check out the Instructable and if you want detailed plans for the build ...
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:40:03 PST
Headphone Stand, Wireless 1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-Stand-Wireless-10/
Headphone Stand, Wireless 1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/UDP1/IZ6DEY4A/FKGUDP1IZ6DEY4A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/UDP1/IZ6DEY4A/FKGUDP1IZ6DEY4A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/UDP1/IZ6DEY4A/FKGUDP1IZ6DEY4A.SMALL.jpg dean1973 My first, and not last, attempt at a Headphone stand. (I do need one for the home and work office). Credit is due to The Wood Workshop for the design I was looking for a design and found the one posted by "The Wood Workshop" https://www.instructables.com/id/Headphones-Stand/ and used it as my s...
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:34:20 PST
Drill Press Table and Fence http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Table-and-Fence/
Drill Press Table and Fence - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/YY63/IZ6CL9IM/FL5YY63IZ6CL9IM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/YY63/IZ6CL9IM/FL5YY63IZ6CL9IM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/YY63/IZ6CL9IM/FL5YY63IZ6CL9IM.SMALL.jpg AroundHome The built-in tables that come on most drill presses are a bit undersized for woodworking and they lack a fence to help with drilling repetitive holes down a piece of wood. So since I had several piece of scrap MDF and a good bit of T-Molding left over from my previous workbench build, I thought now ...
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:35:00 PST