Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Dec 2014 09:21:31 PST BLOX v1.01 Giant wooden Lego men http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-wooden-Lego-men/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:51:39 PST
Relief carving made easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Relief-carving-made-easy/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:30:46 PST
Best works http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-works/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:30:57 PST
Bookcase Storage Cubby Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookcase-Storage-Cubby-Unit/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:26:25 PST
Game of Thrones Inspired Chess Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Inspired-Chess-Table/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:37:52 PST
Crate & Barrel Christmas Hack: Wooden Ornament Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Crate-Barrel-Christmas-Hack-Wooden-Ornament-Trees/
Crate & Barrel Christmas Hack: Wooden Ornament Trees - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SMALL.jpg ToolboxDivas The other day I was turning the pages of the latest Crate & Barrel holiday catalog and I came upon the cutest ornament trees made of steel. I loved it. But then I thought, this would be totally cool if it were made of wood and had a more rustic feel. So I went back to my workshop and in about 2 ho...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:49:20 PST
Anniversary Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Anniversary-Jewelry-Box/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:39:32 PST
Walnut hallway table topper http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-hallway-table-topper/
Walnut hallway table topper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/LLBE/I3PK1WK8/F4ILLBEI3PK1WK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/LLBE/I3PK1WK8/F4ILLBEI3PK1WK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/LLBE/I3PK1WK8/F4ILLBEI3PK1WK8.SMALL.jpg TimBTodd Topper for a metal hallway table topper I found. Found a piece of walnut with an interesting graining pattern and cut it into 3/4" strips and mixed them up. Glue up Glued them together and clamp them up while keeping them flat. Finish I used vinyl sealer and precatalyzed lacquer. Here i...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:01:12 PST
Valet Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Valet-Tray/
Valet Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/IK52/I3PK1SR5/FS8IK52I3PK1SR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/IK52/I3PK1SR5/FS8IK52I3PK1SR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/IK52/I3PK1SR5/FS8IK52I3PK1SR5.SMALL.jpg TimBTodd Hunk of 8/4 walnut trued up and cut to blank size. Starting to route out the tray sections. Edge Finished routing out tray sections. Added a spline of walnut into a blank for the sides. Cut them in such a way that the grain will wrap around the tray. Splines Used a jig on the table saw to cut...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:51:31 PST
Walnut Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:43:52 PST
My First Rocking Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Rocking-Horse/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 14:02:05 PST
Pac-Man rocking chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Pac-Man-rocking-chair/
Pac-Man rocking chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/YHRA/I3H597MS/FS0YHRAI3H597MS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/YHRA/I3H597MS/FS0YHRAI3H597MS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/YHRA/I3H597MS/FS0YHRAI3H597MS.SMALL.jpg smithy101 today I decided to make a rocking chair in the likeness of our beloved Pac-Man.all you need to it yourself is:1. wood cable spool2. a saw (I only have hand saws :'( haha)3. sand paper 4. black and yellow paint 5. 2 crescent wrenches or a dremel with a cut off wheel6. 3 1/2" nailsPlease take safety p...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 13:26:00 PST
Venturi Vacuum Press - Taking Wood to a New Dimension http://www.instructables.com/id/Venturi-Vacuum-Press-Taking-Wood-to-a-New-Dimensio/
Venturi Vacuum Press - Taking Wood to a New Dimension - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/R25E/I3N2BJ37/FZKR25EI3N2BJ37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/R25E/I3N2BJ37/FZKR25EI3N2BJ37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/R25E/I3N2BJ37/FZKR25EI3N2BJ37.SMALL.jpg ehren.linderman I have been looking at expanding my hobby and getting past the seemingly blocky or overly square manufacturing in woodworking. To that end I looked into finding better ways to shape or add dimensions to my projects besides hacking away at the material. I also liked the aspect of added strength fro...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 17:32:43 PST
Cedar Wood Growth Chart Ruler using Wood Burning Techniques http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Wood-Growth-Chart-Ruler-using-Wood-Burning-T/
Cedar Wood Growth Chart Ruler using Wood Burning Techniques - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/GQC8/I3H51W1A/FB3GQC8I3H51W1A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/GQC8/I3H51W1A/FB3GQC8I3H51W1A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/GQC8/I3H51W1A/FB3GQC8I3H51W1A.SMALL.jpg LN2014 This is my first instructable and will show you all how to create a large scale Ruler or a Growth Chart Ruler for decoration. This one I will be using wood burning techniques instead of the traditional methods. Step 1 Materials You will need the following items:-Wood plank, I used 4ft long x 8in ...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:54:45 PST
Miter Saw Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Miter-Saw-Cart/
Miter Saw Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/O3F5/I3H50WTA/FPIO3F5I3H50WTA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/O3F5/I3H50WTA/FPIO3F5I3H50WTA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/O3F5/I3H50WTA/FPIO3F5I3H50WTA.SMALL.jpg ToolboxDivas Now I’ve always been in love with DIY and home improvement. I love decorating and making things with my hands. But recently, I discovered the joys of woodworking. I quickly realized that I needed to upgrade my tools to include a compound miter saw. That being said, I needed a more permanent plac...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:47:28 PST
Bow-style bread knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Bow-style-bread-knife/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:51:21 PST
Quick Tie Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Tie-Rack/
Quick Tie Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/GG3L/I3H51YAZ/FUEGG3LI3H51YAZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/GG3L/I3H51YAZ/FUEGG3LI3H51YAZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/GG3L/I3H51YAZ/FUEGG3LI3H51YAZ.SMALL.jpg Fission Chips Running out of time for a fathers day present or Christmas present? Bored out of your skull and need a new tie rack? This is the project for you! Using a bunch of things you just might have within 4 feet of you, we'll create a tie rack with 8 pegs that looks super cool! This was my first woodwor...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:11:12 PST
The WhiteSoftboard http://www.instructables.com/id/The-WhiteSoftboard/
The WhiteSoftboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/0GAN/I3GX5EO7/FS50GANI3GX5EO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/0GAN/I3GX5EO7/FS50GANI3GX5EO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/0GAN/I3GX5EO7/FS50GANI3GX5EO7.SMALL.jpg raghav_anand98 The WhiteSoftboard is a tool that everyone must have. Its the perfect way to pretend that you're incredibly busy to stop those annoying questions that are constantly shot at you. It requires just two simple stepsStep1: Build WhiteSoftboardStep2: Fill whiteboard. Pin up multiple papers on the softboa...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 09:44:20 PST
Fluorescent Wood Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Fluorescent-Wood-Ornament/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:29:58 PST
Elegant wood breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-wood-breadboard/
Elegant wood breadboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/3ZNI/I3DQ7S6T/FK83ZNII3DQ7S6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/3ZNI/I3DQ7S6T/FK83ZNII3DQ7S6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/3ZNI/I3DQ7S6T/FK83ZNII3DQ7S6T.SMALL.jpg thorswolf It’s been a while since my last instructable so… Bam! Here we go again. This time we’re venturing into my permanently dusty workshop where I mostly fabricate Canada A1 Grade sawdust. But today we’re going to be making breadboards.I’ve been making these breadboards for a while and they are always my ...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 12:10:23 PST
Table Top Gaming Table Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Top-Gaming-Table-Top/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 09:53:37 PST
Moxon Vise Woodworking project with Video tutorial - Beginners Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Moxon-Vise-Woodworking-project-with-Video-tutorial/
Moxon Vise Woodworking project with Video tutorial - Beginners Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/QZ60/I3B0CVTH/F6XQZ60I3B0CVTH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/QZ60/I3B0CVTH/F6XQZ60I3B0CVTH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/QZ60/I3B0CVTH/F6XQZ60I3B0CVTH.SMALL.jpg onewoodtools How to Make a Moxon Vise on the Cheap, in this Woodworking project video we are going to learn how to make a Moxson Vise, this project would also be easy for a beginner in woodworking to make.This woodworking project required limited tools and is an easy beginner project.We will go through the steps...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 11:22:34 PST
Thanksgiving Centerpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/Thanksgiving-Centerpiece/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 09:09:27 PST
How to make Wooden Screw Driver Handles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Wooden-Screw-Driver-Handles/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 09:05:51 PST
Legend of Zelda inspired Wood Binder http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-inspired-Wood-Binder/
Legend of Zelda inspired Wood Binder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/0DU6/I395R4EM/FW50DU6I395R4EM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/0DU6/I395R4EM/FW50DU6I395R4EM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/0DU6/I395R4EM/FW50DU6I395R4EM.SMALL.jpg Shadeseeker238 Hello and welcome to my second instructable. I hope you have fun reading and maybe find some inspiration for future projects of yourself.What you will need:Materials- Wood plates (6.5mm birch plywood in this case) = I took a simple standard binder for reference- Some piece of fabric, leather, paper,...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 14:06:29 PST
How to make a police baton http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-police-baton/
How to make a police baton - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/O29C/I3AKAM3C/FJNO29CI3AKAM3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/O29C/I3AKAM3C/FJNO29CI3AKAM3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/O29C/I3AKAM3C/FJNO29CI3AKAM3C.SMALL.jpg showmewoodworks For this project I make a wood police baton out of maple, it measures roughly 20 inches long by about 1 3/4 of an inch thick. Don't forget to visit my youtube channel for more projects!.
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 16:19:22 PST
Wooden Jewellery Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Jewellery-Stand/
Wooden Jewellery Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/4Q3P/I34E5EES/FF44Q3PI34E5EES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/4Q3P/I34E5EES/FF44Q3PI34E5EES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/4Q3P/I34E5EES/FF44Q3PI34E5EES.SMALL.jpg tlee2 This is a fun project that makes for a really nice gift. And also good practice on the bandsawI chose this design because it looks quite different to your typical straight up symmetrical tree, and its quite effective with necklaces hanging from it. But you can choose any design you want really. The ...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 17:32:00 PST
Big oak table http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-oak-table/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 10:21:23 PST
How To Make A Toy Bear by Laren http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Toy-Bear-by-Laren/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 07:16:21 PST
Box from wood shims Ver 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Box-from-wood-shims-Ver-3/
Box from wood shims Ver 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/3PMZ/I327FQG3/FVY3PMZI327FQG3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/3PMZ/I327FQG3/FVY3PMZI327FQG3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/3PMZ/I327FQG3/FVY3PMZI327FQG3.SMALL.jpg matt392 Version 3 of making a box from wood shims. It is similar to the 2 previous versions but a slightly different construction. Version 1 can be found here: Version 1 Version 2 can be found here: Version 2Parts list: 6 inch wood shims; about 5 packs of 12 shims each Wood glue to repair splits #6 x 5/8...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:16:09 PST
Simple Chef Knife Wood Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Chef-Knife-Wood-Block/
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:46:31 PST
DIY Modern Plywood Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Modern-Plywood-Tray/
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:20:11 PST
​How to make a 51 piece burr puzzle using only hand tools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-51-piece-burr-puzzle-using-only-hand/
​How to make a 51 piece burr puzzle using only hand tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/XVEO/I2XTSCCU/FJTXVEOI2XTSCCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/XVEO/I2XTSCCU/FJTXVEOI2XTSCCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/XVEO/I2XTSCCU/FJTXVEOI2XTSCCU.SMALL.jpg Andrius Sta In this tutorial you’ll find a step by step instruction for making a 51 piece burr puzzle (also called “Pagoda”, "Japanese Crystal") using only hand tools. It’s a nice way to familiarize yourself with basic hand tool techniques and try out your patience! Things you'll need HandsawIn my case 2 ...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:02:07 PST
Smartphone Wood Veneer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Wood-Veneer-Case/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:00:42 PST
Make adjustable stilts with no power tools out of a scrap 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-adjustable-stilts-with-no-power-tools-out-of-/
Make adjustable stilts with no power tools out of a scrap 2x4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UYZF/I2X6RPWE/F7TUYZFI2X6RPWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UYZF/I2X6RPWE/F7TUYZFI2X6RPWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UYZF/I2X6RPWE/F7TUYZFI2X6RPWE.SMALL.jpg timsway BLACK FRIDAY PUSHBACK 2014! i annually get on my soap box and encourage people to avoid excessive consumerism by shopping smart, local and eco-friendly during the holidays. or better yet, make something yourself. here's one you can do without a lot of skill or tools. any one can make something! than...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 05:28:17 PST
How to Build a Tahitian Ukulele http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Tahitian-Ukulele/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:38:19 PST
A Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Christmas-Ornament/
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By: Badlands_Wood_N_Stuff

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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:43:10 PST
Creating starter holes for small hinges http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-starter-holes-for-small-hinges/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:34:26 PST
50 Digital Joints: poster visual reference http://www.instructables.com/id/50-Digital-Joints-poster-visual-reference/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:38:29 PST
Big/Tiny Variable Dust Separator http://www.instructables.com/id/BigTiny-Variable-Dust-Separator/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:38:59 PST
Collapsible and Portable Sawhorses http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsable-Sawhorses/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:59:48 PST
Quick router template http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-router-template/
Quick router template - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/SC7Y/I2N6QRUG/FCGSC7YI2N6QRUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/SC7Y/I2N6QRUG/FCGSC7YI2N6QRUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/SC7Y/I2N6QRUG/FCGSC7YI2N6QRUG.SMALL.jpg jkim72 A router is probably the most versatile power tool in any woodshop, but with the bit spinning at up to 35,000 rpm, it's also capable of causing instant mayhem if not properly controlled. Few are the times when a router is used freehand - it's just too likely to end with disaster.Routers are, therefo...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:32:10 PST
How To Make A Retro Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Retro-Wall-Clock/
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:40:19 PST
Deer on Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Deer-on-Wood/
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:52:04 PST
How to make your own Scratch Awl http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-Scratch-Awl/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:15:33 PST
Wooden state cutout http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-state-cutout/
Wooden state cutout - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/C2OE/I2KS9CTT/FSDC2OEI2KS9CTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/C2OE/I2KS9CTT/FSDC2OEI2KS9CTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/C2OE/I2KS9CTT/FSDC2OEI2KS9CTT.SMALL.jpg showmewoodworks In this video I show you how I made the state of Missouri cutout using different types of wood.http://youtu.be/2IDkGre_HgA?list=UUfNM36Ftt9feBvVuTyishag
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:13:00 PST
Keeping Grandpa's Saw Alive http://www.instructables.com/id/Keeping-Grandpas-Saw-Alive/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:38:46 PST
Scrap Plywood to Custom Speaker Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Speaker-Amp-and-Housing/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:20:22 PST
Easy to build walnut dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-walnut-dinning-table-for-beginners-project/
Easy to build walnut dining table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/DSSX/I2BR58GC/FIBDSSXI2BR58GC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/DSSX/I2BR58GC/FIBDSSXI2BR58GC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/DSSX/I2BR58GC/FIBDSSXI2BR58GC.SMALL.jpg Tvframe Are you tired of going to local furniture store and not finding a real massif wood furniture.Today, we do every fast and we often buy at this accelerated pace too. Problem with this is the overall quality of furniture. Although very attractive, today's furniture are not build to last for decades and...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:02:52 PST
Make an MDF speed square http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-MDF-speed-square/
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By: Tom Howbridge

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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 01:23:33 PST