Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:51:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wine tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-tray/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/E2CO/HU0591G7/FY1E2COHU0591G7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/E2CO/HU0591G7/FY1E2COHU0591G7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/E2CO/HU0591G7/FY1E2COHU0591G7.SMALL.jpg FS2010 For this wine tray I used 2 MDF boards 50cm x 25cm – one for the base and one as a top shelf. Aluminum pipe was sawed to 3 same parts - 15cm each one. In a base plate I drilled 3 through holes and then hollows, about 5 mm depth. On the next step I attached top board to the base in reason to drill 3 ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:06:34 PDT
Table for cartomancy http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-for-cartomancy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/YXRO/HU058S78/FODYXROHU058S78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/YXRO/HU058S78/FODYXROHU058S78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/YXRO/HU058S78/FODYXROHU058S78.SMALL.jpg FS2010 After listening of some gothic band, I decided to make table for spirit seances or cartomancy :) I just drew and sawed needed shapes from a MDF - one board 60cm x 40cm for the table plate, and 2 boards 40cm x 30cm for the legs. "Mysterious symbols" were printed from internet and transferred with car...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:08:37 PDT
How To Make A Wooden Cup With A Lid http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Wooden-Cup-With-A-Lid/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 19:05:58 PDT
DORM ROOM GUITAR (my first custom guitar!) http://www.instructables.com/id/DORM-ROOM-GUITAR-my-first-custom-guitar/
DORM ROOM GUITAR (my first custom guitar!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/6PL9/HTRVJCHW/FZJ6PL9HTRVJCHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/6PL9/HTRVJCHW/FZJ6PL9HTRVJCHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/6PL9/HTRVJCHW/FZJ6PL9HTRVJCHW.SMALL.jpg jerdreich8 Introduction I am a sophomore Technology Education undergrad at the college of New Jersey. This past fall I took an introductory materials course and decided to push my skills and make a playable electric guitar for my final project. It was a sporadic decision; I only gave myself two and half weeks ...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 21:15:19 PDT
coaster bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/coaster-bottle-opener/
coaster bottle opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/TZJM/HTOUJAU8/FSWTZJMHTOUJAU8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/TZJM/HTOUJAU8/FSWTZJMHTOUJAU8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/TZJM/HTOUJAU8/FSWTZJMHTOUJAU8.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus With Spring here many people are enjoying the the warmer weather, spending more time outside enjoying a cold one on the patio with friends. A common conundrum when entertaining friends is keeping the bottle opener from wandering away; unless you have the bottle opener chained up it's bound to get ...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 17:09:39 PDT
Scrap Wood Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-Table/
Scrap Wood Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/NGHX/HTPUNNX2/FUDNGHXHTPUNNX2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/NGHX/HTPUNNX2/FUDNGHXHTPUNNX2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/NGHX/HTPUNNX2/FUDNGHXHTPUNNX2.SMALL.jpg bartaub Tools:JigsawSanderImpact drill Screws and nailsMaterial:I found a raft, parquet wood, drawers and some junk wood I used for the legs*please wear protective gear when using heavy equipment *remember: measure twice, cut onceSorry for my poor English Gather Wood Go dumpster diving! Making The Bas...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 12:45:05 PDT
Making an old crate http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-old-crate/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/4QM9/HTNO6CRX/F3T4QM9HTNO6CRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/4QM9/HTNO6CRX/F3T4QM9HTNO6CRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/4QM9/HTNO6CRX/F3T4QM9HTNO6CRX.SMALL.jpg cpine522 I use some old barn wood to make a crate for the back of my vehicle.  I try to make it look old and antique the finish. Some say it looks like bacon. What do you think?  Chris Please Subscribe to My youtube Channel! http://www.youtube.com/user/TheChrisPineWorkshop Facebook:  https://www.facebook...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 14:44:06 PDT
Shaker Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Shaker-Bench/
Shaker Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/E56W/HTLEA0G2/FS7E56WHTLEA0G2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/E56W/HTLEA0G2/FS7E56WHTLEA0G2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/E56W/HTLEA0G2/FS7E56WHTLEA0G2.SMALL.jpg bakker_19 Quick step-by-step on how to make a mortise and tenon bench. Supplies used: Circular saw Drill and drill bit Jig saw File Router - round-over and straight bit Chisel Tape measure/Square Sand Paper Glue Clamps Finishing supplies: Brush, Stain, Varnish, etc. The wood chosen was beautiful spalted Red ...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 10:01:17 PDT
Pallet Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Table-5/
Pallet Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SMALL.jpg stee7 Beginning I just took 2 full pallet and attach them together in the center with 4x4 post wood Stain After attaching them together I stain it with dark brown and treated it with Thompson water seal Final Final I added 4x5 post for legs....I made 6 leg so it can be stable with the weight
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 19:23:29 PDT
Pallet Sliding Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Sliding-Door-1/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 10:17:48 PDT
Woodturning-Ice Cream Scoop http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodturning-Ice-Cream-Scoop/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/BO6C/HTJR0YU3/FD4BO6CHTJR0YU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/BO6C/HTJR0YU3/FD4BO6CHTJR0YU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/BO6C/HTJR0YU3/FD4BO6CHTJR0YU3.SMALL.jpg HPandLOTR I used spectraply wood for this project.  Spectraply is a really cool plywood because it has a bunch of layers of different colored woods.  So when you turn it you get a really cool effect.  I used the wood river ice cream scoop kit which you may purchase here:http://www.woodcraft.com/Product/208017...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 05:12:32 PDT
What To Do With Extra Balsa http://www.instructables.com/id/What-To-Do-With-Extra-Balsa/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 14:45:02 PDT
Portable Old Fashioned Roadside Stand - Girl Scout Cookies / Lemonade / Kissing http://www.instructables.com/id/Springtime-Photo-Prop-LemonadeKissing-Stand/
Portable Old Fashioned Roadside Stand - Girl Scout Cookies / Lemonade / Kissing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/JCM6/HTEUE0S2/FQ0JCM6HTEUE0S2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/JCM6/HTEUE0S2/FQ0JCM6HTEUE0S2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/JCM6/HTEUE0S2/FQ0JCM6HTEUE0S2.SMALL.jpg ManufacturedArtists I wanted to help a local girl set up a booth to sell girl scout cookies in my neighborhood. I wanted it to be reminiscent of the lemonade and roadside stands of my childhood. I also wanted it to be easily portable for her and her mom to set up and haul around to different areas. I initially planned...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:23:14 PDT
Make A Custom Guitar With Custom Templates http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Custom-Guitar-With-Custom-Templates/
Make A Custom Guitar With Custom Templates - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/RL9F/HT7ESZMY/FORRL9FHT7ESZMY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/RL9F/HT7ESZMY/FORRL9FHT7ESZMY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/RL9F/HT7ESZMY/FORRL9FHT7ESZMY.SMALL.jpg 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
Custom Bottle Cap Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Bottle-Cap-Opener/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 22:02:49 PDT
Make a Yoda desk ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Yoda-desk-ornament/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/44SW/HTEUCVZT/F0844SWHTEUCVZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/44SW/HTEUCVZT/F0844SWHTEUCVZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/44SW/HTEUCVZT/F0844SWHTEUCVZT.SMALL.jpg kludge77 I turn a Star Wars candy dispenser into a sage desk ornament. Master Yoda's wisdom should not be discarded so readily.. The wood is claro walnut with a wipe on poly finish.
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 18:18:54 PDT
Make your very first guitar! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-very-first-guitar/
Make your very first guitar! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/LTAC/HTD7SOGZ/FGVLTACHTD7SOGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/LTAC/HTD7SOGZ/FGVLTACHTD7SOGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/LTAC/HTD7SOGZ/FGVLTACHTD7SOGZ.SMALL.jpg mooglestar Hey guy's my name is Adam and this is my very first large scale project and instructable. My background is in stage design and prop making, however I am fairly new to everything, from woodworking to smithing to instruments in general. I'm learning, and my goal is to take on more and more projects an...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:15:54 PDT
Orthopedics' Business Card Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Orthopedics-Business-Card-Holder/
Orthopedics' Business Card Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7D4S/HTB0X9O5/FR17D4SHTB0X9O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7D4S/HTB0X9O5/FR17D4SHTB0X9O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7D4S/HTB0X9O5/FR17D4SHTB0X9O5.SMALL.jpg cahelming True artists allow inspiration to come in any form and through any discipline. As an Artist (Educator), I'm thankful my family chose other career paths. This pushes my thinking and creating by discovering their ways of living and thinking. This idea came while raking my brain for a birthday gif...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:54:15 PDT
Hardwood hair combs on the scroll saw - Made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Hardwood-hair-combs/
Hardwood hair combs on the scroll saw - Made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/07J7/HT556XO8/FFB07J7HT556XO8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/07J7/HT556XO8/FFB07J7HT556XO8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/07J7/HT556XO8/FFB07J7HT556XO8.SMALL.jpg workislove In this instructable I'll show you how I made a hardwood hair pick on the scroll saw at Techshop's wood shop. I had a few reasons for wanting to make this. First, they look cool, and I've always just wanted to have one in my pocket. Second, I've heard that wood combs are supposed to be better for o...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 21:54:44 PDT
How to make a router guide for perfect cuts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-router-guide-for-perfect-cuts/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 13:40:46 PDT
Unique Napkin Holder out of Wood! http://www.instructables.com/id/Unique-Napkin-Holder-out-of-Wood/
Unique Napkin Holder out of Wood! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/7694/HS9Y8Q8Y/FXB7694HS9Y8Q8Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/7694/HS9Y8Q8Y/FXB7694HS9Y8Q8Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/7694/HS9Y8Q8Y/FXB7694HS9Y8Q8Y.SMALL.jpg th3_jungle_inv3ntor Hey!  Me again. A few months back, it was "that time of year" again.  A few months before "that time of year", it was the time of year that I brainstorm Christmas gift ideas.  I hadn't seen my sister in a while, and I wanted something special for her - something special and unique.  I also wanted...
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:28:15 PDT
How to use your car's luggage rack to transport plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-your-cars-luggage-rack-to-transport-ply/
How to use your car's luggage rack to transport plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/Y6SR/HT214AMH/FKHY6SRHT214AMH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/Y6SR/HT214AMH/FKHY6SRHT214AMH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/Y6SR/HT214AMH/FKHY6SRHT214AMH.SMALL.jpg trev25 I have some projects that require full sheets of plywood once in a while. Unfortunately I don't have a good way to get it back to TechShop so I altered my luggage rack so that it can safely accommodate a 4x8 sheet of plywood. I did this on a Ford Escape but the process should be similar for oth...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 16:41:30 PDT
Wooden Dodecahedra http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Dodecahedra/
Wooden Dodecahedra - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/NOTA/HS9YBKRU/FKUNOTAHS9YBKRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/NOTA/HS9YBKRU/FKUNOTAHS9YBKRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/NOTA/HS9YBKRU/FKUNOTAHS9YBKRU.SMALL.jpg newamericanpublicart The simple dodecahedron: heralded as the Shape of the Universe, this "fifth element" was the very last of the Platonic solids to be discovered. The Pythagoreans of old realized that you could derive Irrationality from the mathematics hidden in its geometry, and drowned one of their members for div...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 06:24:27 PDT
How to Bleach Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Bleach-Wood/
How to Bleach Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/3NC6/HSVGE91M/F223NC6HSVGE91M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/3NC6/HSVGE91M/F223NC6HSVGE91M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/3NC6/HSVGE91M/F223NC6HSVGE91M.SMALL.jpg bmkenned Bleaching removes color from wood and with certain types of wood produces really interesting results.Made at TechShop Chandlerwww.techshop.ws Supplies For the sake of the instructable I got a small piece of Wenge, an exotic hardwood that works really well for wood bleach. You can buy wood bleach ...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:15:20 PDT
How to Recycle Old Skateboards http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Recycle-Old-Skateboards/
How to Recycle Old Skateboards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/AH75/HSVGE0FX/FRPAH75HSVGE0FX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/AH75/HSVGE0FX/FRPAH75HSVGE0FX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/AH75/HSVGE0FX/FRPAH75HSVGE0FX.SMALL.jpg bmkenned My friends and I have a bunch of old skateboards lying around from years of skating. I decided to finally do something with that. Made at TechShop Chandler www.techshop.ws Sectioning and Cutting Take all of your old boards and ungrip them. The best way to do this is with a hair dryer or he...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 22:16:48 PDT
** VINTAGE AD COFFEE TABLE ** http://www.instructables.com/id/-VINTAGE-AD-COFFEE-TABLE-/
** VINTAGE AD COFFEE TABLE ** - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/2VUN/HSTP30LL/FZI2VUNHSTP30LL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/2VUN/HSTP30LL/FZI2VUNHSTP30LL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/2VUN/HSTP30LL/FZI2VUNHSTP30LL.SMALL.jpg CraigRJess Continuing on with the Herman Miller surfboard table concept, we decided to make a new modern version with a twist. Using ads from a calendar, they were decoupaged onto the plywood and then later covered in epoxy resin. Cut the shape Using a template from previous projects, we used the router ...
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 16:30:16 PDT
Bowling Alley Sideboard with Wine Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Bowling-Alley-Sideboard-with-Wine-Storage/
Bowling Alley Sideboard with Wine Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/V2Z5/HSRZKICG/FO3V2Z5HSRZKICG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/V2Z5/HSRZKICG/FO3V2Z5HSRZKICG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/V2Z5/HSRZKICG/FO3V2Z5HSRZKICG.SMALL.jpg zweinman Here's how to take some pieces of old bowling alley and turn them into some beautiful furniture. These bowling alleys are usually made out of hard maple and can be used for just about anything. Prep the bowling alley The blocks that I found on craigslist were covered in carpet glue. The first th...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:17:36 PDT
Plane down a large wood slab http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-a-ShopBot-CNC-router-table-to-plane-down-a-lar/
Plane down a large wood slab - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/N63B/HSM54U40/FRPN63BHSM54U40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/N63B/HSM54U40/FRPN63BHSM54U40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/N63B/HSM54U40/FRPN63BHSM54U40.SMALL.jpg olliepgh If you have a large wood slab that won't fit into a planer, you can use a CNC router table to accomplish a thickness planing. I did this at TechShop in Pittsburgh. www.techshop.com I made a cocktail table with my slab.  Secure your wood slab To first plane down your slab you need to set it on th...
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:54:42 PDT
DIY Wooden sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-sunglasses/
DIY Wooden sunglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/6XW5/HSNFX9UA/F7P6XW5HSNFX9UA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/6XW5/HSNFX9UA/F7P6XW5HSNFX9UA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/6XW5/HSNFX9UA/F7P6XW5HSNFX9UA.SMALL.jpg sabladask hi I am form Norway and I enjoy making things. My first attempt at making wooden sunglasses was 4 years ago, but that attempt did not succeed very well. But about half a year ago I finally succeeded. My research in the project started basically from scratch. At the beginning I had only a very bas...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:25:50 PDT
Pencil Spin Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Pencil-Spin-Top/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/U4LY/HSM50JYN/FKOU4LYHSM50JYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/U4LY/HSM50JYN/FKOU4LYHSM50JYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/U4LY/HSM50JYN/FKOU4LYHSM50JYN.SMALL.jpg kludge77 This is a piece of sycamore turned to a top shape. You then insert a pencil and spin it up. I used 1/4 copper collars to give the pencil a tight grip. It draws cool circles and shortening or lengthening the pencil will give it different paths as it alters the center of gravity.
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 07:52:47 PDT
Wood Burned Name Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burned-Name-Plate/
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 07:31:10 PDT
Toy Wooden Helicopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-Wooden-Helicopter/
Toy Wooden Helicopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/1CDK/HSM51HYD/FLO1CDKHSM51HYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/1CDK/HSM51HYD/FLO1CDKHSM51HYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/1CDK/HSM51HYD/FLO1CDKHSM51HYD.SMALL.jpg zweinman This is a very simple woodworking project to make a toy helicopter for your kid. It also makes a great gift. The wood species I chose are completely harmless for children (no oils or splinters), and I finished the toy with a kids safe finish called "toymaker's finish"Enjoy the build!Materials:A piec...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:23:45 PDT
Lathe Turned Door Stops http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-Turned-Door-Stops/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/MMUZ/HSLQR3GD/FBWMMUZHSLQR3GD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/MMUZ/HSLQR3GD/FBWMMUZHSLQR3GD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/MMUZ/HSLQR3GD/FBWMMUZHSLQR3GD.SMALL.jpg kludge77 A set of turned doorstops.  They are glued up from a few cherry and walnut leftovers. I  turn them on the lathe and cut them up at the band saw. I've tested them out. They do in fact stop doors...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 09:43:44 PDT
classical guitar refinish http://www.instructables.com/id/classical-guitar-refinish/
classical guitar refinish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/D50Q/HSKV05WP/FI0D50QHSKV05WP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/D50Q/HSKV05WP/FI0D50QHSKV05WP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/D50Q/HSKV05WP/FI0D50QHSKV05WP.SMALL.jpg jchristakis so i had an old and cheap guitar, which i didnt really like. and i always wanted to refinish it. so one day i got this idea. why not go to the sea, fish some pina nobilis shells, cut the mother of pearl they have inside, and stick it to the fretboard?... and so i did. but with it, it came to me that...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 06:01:15 PDT
Wooden Belt Buckle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Belt-Buckle/
Wooden Belt Buckle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/FQYR/HSL29F54/FK4FQYRHSL29F54.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/FQYR/HSL29F54/FK4FQYRHSL29F54.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/FQYR/HSL29F54/FK4FQYRHSL29F54.SMALL.jpg mightymcc In this instructable I will show you how I made a belt buckle at virtually no cost.You will need: Firewood (branch)Sand paper (80, 120, 240, 380, and 600 grit)Linseed oilTung oilSawWire coat hanger Wire cutter2.0 mm drill bitPower drillSuper glueThe style shown in this instructable is the "natural" ...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 20:33:07 PDT
Mario Bros. Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Bros-Box/
Mario Bros. Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/YAQZ/HSICZ9QF/FE4YAQZHSICZ9QF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/YAQZ/HSICZ9QF/FE4YAQZHSICZ9QF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/YAQZ/HSICZ9QF/FE4YAQZHSICZ9QF.SMALL.jpg TheAbandonedWarlord This is my first Instructable and I thought of it one evening whilst browsing through the competitions on this site and had the idea. I hope you enjoy building it as much as I have. What You Will Need Parts MDF (Medium Density Fibreboard) Glue or nails 2.5mm x 10 wood sc...
By: TheAbandonedWarlord

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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 09:11:36 PST
Esspresso Coffee Wooden Tamper Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Esspresso-Coffee-Wooden-Tamper-Handle/
Esspresso Coffee Wooden Tamper Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/J5NG/HSHEH0YI/FPVJ5NGHSHEH0YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/J5NG/HSHEH0YI/FPVJ5NGHSHEH0YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/J5NG/HSHEH0YI/FPVJ5NGHSHEH0YI.SMALL.jpg ngadhno Intro: Hi everyone, In this instructable (My very first-able) I'm going to show how I made a replacement handle of a espresso cofee tamper from wood after the original made from PVC broke. First I'm not a carpenter nor I have much experience in woodworking but I think I can do good. Before sta...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 16:31:16 PST
ShopTent: collapsible dust-free storage for garage workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/ShopTent-collapsible-dust-free-storage-for-garage-/
ShopTent: collapsible dust-free storage for garage workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/MKC2/HSGRT6U1/FHTMKC2HSGRT6U1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/MKC2/HSGRT6U1/FHTMKC2HSGRT6U1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/MKC2/HSGRT6U1/FHTMKC2HSGRT6U1.SMALL.jpg seamster I do a lot of woodworking in my garage, where I also store all of our family bicycles.  Keeping our bikes clean has always been a headache for me, so I decided it was time to come up with a clean place within my garage to keep our bikes where they would be protected from all the saw dust, but still...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 10:28:27 PST
Glass Bottle Bird Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Bottle-Bird-Feeder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/I0L9/HSBSMDFD/FP7I0L9HSBSMDFD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/I0L9/HSBSMDFD/FP7I0L9HSBSMDFD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/I0L9/HSBSMDFD/FP7I0L9HSBSMDFD.SMALL.jpg kludge77 This is a glass bottle bird feeder. The bottle was a $1 from the local thrift store and is needed first to get the dimension for the rest of the project. I used cypress as the base wood and hard maple as the accent. The hardest part was trying to clamp up that back piece...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 12:26:20 PST
Wood drill bits made of a spoke http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-drill-bits-made-of-a-spoke/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 07:54:30 PST
Bent Plywood Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-Plywood-Speakers/
Bent Plywood Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AWUH/HS9TBVJF/F7YAWUHHS9TBVJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AWUH/HS9TBVJF/F7YAWUHHS9TBVJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AWUH/HS9TBVJF/F7YAWUHHS9TBVJF.SMALL.jpg clockworkfish Hello, my name is Dave and I'm an audiophile. I love an awesome set of speakers or headphones. In fact I love them enough that I spent an entire summer building them while interning in Chicago, at Specimen Products. These are the same people that make all of Andrew Bird's speakers and various o...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 13:53:01 PST
Multifunction Coffe Table With Storage, Slide Out And Lift. Build From Euro Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Multifunction-table-with-slide-out-and-lift-build-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/QQCK/HS9YA25S/FHSQQCKHS9YA25S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/QQCK/HS9YA25S/FHSQQCKHS9YA25S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/QQCK/HS9YA25S/FHSQQCKHS9YA25S.SMALL.jpg dirkdeus This coffee table was Born while we were searching all  over for a new table for our living room. Nothing fits in form and function. So we build our own. Made of 2 europallets. Movable on 4 heavy duty castors. The highlight is the huge storage space inside the table and the lift and the slide  mec...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 01:54:23 PST
$10 Custom Drawer Dividers http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Custom-Drawer-Dividers/
$10 Custom Drawer Dividers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/7SY2/HS5Q9K5D/F3G7SY2HS5Q9K5D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/7SY2/HS5Q9K5D/F3G7SY2HS5Q9K5D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/7SY2/HS5Q9K5D/F3G7SY2HS5Q9K5D.SMALL.jpg dcarter23 Are you tired of your kitchen drawer looking like a scrap heap? Does it bother you spending more time digging for the right utensil than it does to make dinner? If you have access to a couple of saws, you can have custom drawer dividers in an afternoon of work. Requirements What you will need: Lu...
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 03:34:49 PST
12 Piece Entertainment Center http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Piece-Entertainment-Center/
12 Piece Entertainment Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/M3PO/HS70D195/F1SM3POHS70D195.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/M3PO/HS70D195/F1SM3POHS70D195.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/M3PO/HS70D195/F1SM3POHS70D195.SMALL.jpg Mike V 12 Piece Entertainment Center Designed and Built by: Mike V. The 12 piece entertainment center can keep things organized and out of the way while still easily accessible. It takes a bit of an investment of both time and money but serves a great purpose. A few of the shelves can be removed giving yo...
By: Mike V

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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 02:14:48 PST
Chalk Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Chalk-Board/
Chalk Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/G33J/HS5OTX5P/FLDG33JHS5OTX5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/G33J/HS5OTX5P/FLDG33JHS5OTX5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/G33J/HS5OTX5P/FLDG33JHS5OTX5P.SMALL.jpg floppyjoe My daughter needed something to aid her with her constantly changing university work deadlines. So I went old school, with a chalk board. The size The size was determined by the amount of Dado rail I had as a frame for the board. The Board The board was bought from a recycle yard, as I didn't...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 04:09:21 PST
'Tree-Nex' - woodworking with natural forms http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Nex-working-with-natural-shapes/
'Tree-Nex' - woodworking with natural forms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/U92L/HS18IYJB/FXVU92LHS18IYJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/U92L/HS18IYJB/FXVU92LHS18IYJB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/U92L/HS18IYJB/FXVU92LHS18IYJB.SMALL.jpg bricobart The more I'm working with wood, the more I'm loving it and the more I feel deep admiration & respect for it. Respect for the ease to work it, even with basic tools. Respect for it's enormous variation - every piece of wood is unique and not two pieces are the same, even in the same species. Respect ...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 01:05:39 PST
Garden Bench (I made it at Techshop) http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Bench-1/
Garden Bench (I made it at Techshop) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/BQXN/HS3GUXQ0/FFHBQXNHS3GUXQ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/BQXN/HS3GUXQ0/FFHBQXNHS3GUXQ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/BQXN/HS3GUXQ0/FFHBQXNHS3GUXQ0.SMALL.jpg rotorjockey This is a fairly easy project and at minimal cost. I went the extra mile and ran the boards through a joiner and planer, then routered the edges. This is pretty low to the ground, about 8", but still pretty cool. Garden/patio Bench Cut List: (2) 2x4 21" long: Armrest (4) 2x4 25" long: Le...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 16:09:27 PST
wall hanging marble display http://www.instructables.com/id/wall-hanging-marble-display/
wall hanging marble display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/FQ6G/HS3GUTNL/FKRFQ6GHS3GUTNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/FQ6G/HS3GUTNL/FKRFQ6GHS3GUTNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/FQ6G/HS3GUTNL/FKRFQ6GHS3GUTNL.SMALL.jpg t8molson if you like marbles but hate that you cant display your favoritesthis is for you 1.grab any type of wood that is 1x4scrap or not make sure it 1 in.thick 4in. Wideand at lest 3 ft longGrab several eye screw in hooks2 or 3 Different sizes of eye hooks if you got'emWhite latex paintAnd clear coat of...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:12:58 PST
Creating Wooden Name Signs http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Wooden-Name-Signs-1/
Creating Wooden Name Signs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/E04Q/HS18D54A/FEWE04QHS18D54A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/E04Q/HS18D54A/FEWE04QHS18D54A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/E04Q/HS18D54A/FEWE04QHS18D54A.SMALL.jpg Desalona This is going to be instructions on how to make a wooden baby name sign! In the next few weeks my aunt is due to have my new baby girl cousin whose name will be Grace. So with my family tradition my mom and I made a wooden name sign to hang on the door with a ribbon. We've made these for not only ...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 10:25:25 PST
Upcycling used sanding discs http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycling-used-sanding-discs/
Upcycling used sanding discs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/QAAY/HRWNH76H/FJ6QAAYHRWNH76H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/QAAY/HRWNH76H/FJ6QAAYHRWNH76H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/QAAY/HRWNH76H/FJ6QAAYHRWNH76H.SMALL.jpg bricobart Like every woodworker I'm consuming a lot of sanding discs - great stuff, but extremely expensive. I don't know why, but I never had the courage to throw them away.  I just keep on collecting them, buying new ones but still keeping the old ones in my workshop. Realizing the amount of money I spent...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:27:35 PST