Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:42:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Reclaimed Wood Entertainment Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Entertainment-Console/
Reclaimed Wood Entertainment Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/AJAS/IPU1U8W4/FQTAJASIPU1U8W4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/AJAS/IPU1U8W4/FQTAJASIPU1U8W4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/AJAS/IPU1U8W4/FQTAJASIPU1U8W4.SMALL.jpg Herbsco I am walking you one of my very first builds, my reclaimed wood media console. Tools required: Circular Saw (I used a Kreg guide, can substitute a table saw) (4) 18" Bar Clamps (Any length longer than 18") Power Drill Electric Sander 1/2 Drill BitMaterials Needed: (5) 2" x 10" x 8' Dimensi...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:55:23 PDT
Turning your very own baseball bat http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-Your-Very-Own-Baseball-Bat/
Turning your very own baseball bat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/3DXD/IPQMCNB8/FFJ3DXDIPQMCNB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/3DXD/IPQMCNB8/FFJ3DXDIPQMCNB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/3DXD/IPQMCNB8/FFJ3DXDIPQMCNB8.SMALL.jpg MVR007 Turning a wooden baseball bat is a great first project for the lathe as it is relatively easy one once you get started and should also be a great source of fun and accomplishment once you have finished. Following this instructable will take you step by step on how to make the baseball bat from the c...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 00:34:42 PDT
Reinforced Aluminum Bar Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Reinforced-Aluminum-Bar-Clamps/
Reinforced Aluminum Bar Clamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/555J/IPMPFK7I/FRL555JIPMPFK7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/555J/IPMPFK7I/FRL555JIPMPFK7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/555J/IPMPFK7I/FRL555JIPMPFK7I.SMALL.jpg jonassink I've seen lots of people use these bar clamps on YouTube when making bread boards or work benches. I've also seen people have problems with the metal bending or warping when used overnight.Then I saw Paul Sellers point out that he just slides a piece of scrap wood inside the hollow tubing of the cla...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 19:14:15 PDT
How to make a Wooden Crate! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Crate/
How to make a Wooden Crate! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/4O43/IPLF82UM/FNJ4O43IPLF82UM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/4O43/IPLF82UM/FNJ4O43IPLF82UM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/4O43/IPLF82UM/FNJ4O43IPLF82UM.SMALL.jpg WoodworkingFusion Look how I made the box in the YouTube Link providedPart 1 - https://youtu.be/z3MUEwpEv_MPart 2- https://youtu.be/XNa1lbDsZqkMy channel -https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkIexhYXbev8Qg77iV2IgOgThank You Planning and cutting the wood. The first thing you need to do is to cut the wood to the corre...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:40:00 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Box - INCLUDES SLIDING DOVE-TAILS + MITRE JOINTS http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Box-INCLUDES-SLIDING-DOVE-TAI/
How to Make a Wooden Box - INCLUDES SLIDING DOVE-TAILS + MITRE JOINTS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/N16T/IPJTKYE1/FK3N16TIPJTKYE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/N16T/IPJTKYE1/FK3N16TIPJTKYE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/N16T/IPJTKYE1/FK3N16TIPJTKYE1.SMALL.jpg WoodworkingFusion Look how I made the box in the YouTube Link providedThank You
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 05:26:44 PDT
Walnut Beer Caddie http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solid-Walnut-Wood-Beer-Caddie/
Walnut Beer Caddie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/XCUA/IPLH8B3V/FW8XCUAIPLH8B3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/XCUA/IPLH8B3V/FW8XCUAIPLH8B3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/XCUA/IPLH8B3V/FW8XCUAIPLH8B3V.SMALL.jpg Herbsco Don't spend $50 on a handmade beer caddie, just build it yourself!I will walk you through how to make this caddie out of walnut, but feel free to use the wood of your choice. If you are in the Baltimore Area, sign up to take this class at the Foundery with all materials provided! (http://foundery.co...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 18:20:34 PDT
How to make a wooden kitchen spoon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Kitchen-Spoon/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 00:25:09 PDT
Quick Wood compass with many fixed length radius http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Compass-With-Many-Fixed-Length-Radius/
Quick Wood compass with many fixed length radius - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/TUF3/IPIK89AD/F7QTUF3IPIK89AD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/TUF3/IPIK89AD/F7QTUF3IPIK89AD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/TUF3/IPIK89AD/F7QTUF3IPIK89AD.SMALL.jpg ZombieWorkshop Watch the video for all the project info (for those who can watch the video maybe you visiting in your phone or tablet app, please visit via your desktop browser for the video)Hi makers this time I will show you a quick compass, quick to made, for quick traces.Some time you need to trace a simple ci...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 19:11:53 PDT
Wooden Napkin Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Napkin-Rings/
Wooden Napkin Rings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/YKQM/IPIMANDB/FZQYKQMIPIMANDB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/YKQM/IPIMANDB/FZQYKQMIPIMANDB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/YKQM/IPIMANDB/FZQYKQMIPIMANDB.SMALL.jpg StoneCreekTurnings I was visiting family recently and I really liked the metal napkin rings that had on the diner table. Being the wood turner that I am, I figured they looked easy enough to make on my own. The great thing about making wooden napkin rings is that it can be done on any size lathe with any skill level...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 12:05:21 PDT
Easy Folding Wood Camp Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Folding-Wood-Camp-Table/
Easy Folding Wood Camp Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/DKB6/IPH0GU9I/FXSDKB6IPH0GU9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/DKB6/IPH0GU9I/FXSDKB6IPH0GU9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/DKB6/IPH0GU9I/FXSDKB6IPH0GU9I.SMALL.jpg waylightcreate We love camping, but one of the things we've never had was a small camp table. Like many things you take camping, it needs to be easy to pack and often times, small enough as well. We came up with this design, on the fly, that makes a sturdy, yet easy-to-store table that anyone can make. Now, while ...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 06:22:53 PDT
Rustic Harley Davidson Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Harley-Davidson-Sign/
Rustic Harley Davidson Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/9AJK/IPJZLK3J/FG39AJKIPJZLK3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/9AJK/IPJZLK3J/FG39AJKIPJZLK3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/9AJK/IPJZLK3J/FG39AJKIPJZLK3J.SMALL.jpg davesgt Today i will show you how I made a Rustic Harley Davidson sign on the X-Carve CNC Router.Although I done a Harley sign, you could do other names, I am currently working on one for my Grandfather's Farm. I will post a picture of it when finished.I wanted this sign to look old and weathered, this is w...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 09:17:52 PDT
DIY Wooden Camera Arm. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Camera-Arm/
DIY Wooden Camera Arm. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/1MIU/IPFPAFQA/F5F1MIUIPFPAFQA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/1MIU/IPFPAFQA/F5F1MIUIPFPAFQA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/1MIU/IPFPAFQA/F5F1MIUIPFPAFQA.SMALL.jpg cyberminusie Good evening everyone,in this video I show you how to build an articulated arm wooden camera. I hope it is useful and like it.
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:48:18 PDT
Deadwood Saloon sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Deadwood-Saloon-Sign/
Deadwood Saloon sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/ABY9/IPE6JZJZ/FSRABY9IPE6JZJZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/ABY9/IPE6JZJZ/FSRABY9IPE6JZJZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/ABY9/IPE6JZJZ/FSRABY9IPE6JZJZ.SMALL.jpg davesgt To make this Deadwood Saloon sign, you will need the following:CNC Router ( I used the X-Carve CNC)Vectric Aspire or equivalent program90* V-Bits1/4" endmill bitKeyhole slot cutterWhite Pine wood 28" x 9.5" x 25/32"Miniwax Prestain Wood conditionerMiniwax Ipswich Pine stainPaint brushBlack craft pai...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:56:59 PDT
An Unconventional Beer Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Unconventional-Beer-Caddy/
An Unconventional Beer Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SMALL.jpg M3G One thing I've noticed about beer caddies is that they look more or less the same; like a much nicer version of the classic cardboard six-pack carrier crossed with a vintage toolbox. That got me wondering; is there really no other way to make a beer caddy? In this project I had three goals: I wan...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:32:33 PDT
Pallet Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Stool/
Pallet Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/WLM0/IPE6N2EJ/FWXWLM0IPE6N2EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/WLM0/IPE6N2EJ/FWXWLM0IPE6N2EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/WLM0/IPE6N2EJ/FWXWLM0IPE6N2EJ.SMALL.jpg Swinkless Super simple project that can be made using a Jigsaw and a nail gun. It also took me one afternoon to put four together. These are going to be used as an outdoor dining set, will post a separate Instructable for the table. Cut List I wont go into how to dismantle pallets as there is plenty of i...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 13:24:38 PDT
Camera assisted Bowl coring http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Assisted-Bowl-Coring/
Camera assisted Bowl coring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/08AE/IPE9U2D3/FC908AEIPE9U2D3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/08AE/IPE9U2D3/FC908AEIPE9U2D3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/08AE/IPE9U2D3/FC908AEIPE9U2D3.SMALL.jpg StoneCreekTurnings When I started looking into wood coring systems, or center saver systems, the biggest warning I saw was that some systems had a steep learning curve. That didn't scare me away so I went ahead a purchased McNaughton coring system because it had more versatility in what you could remove. I quickly r...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 11:26:15 PDT
John Heisz Inspired Marking Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/John-Heisz-Inspired-Marking-Gauge/
John Heisz Inspired Marking Gauge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/3DLM/IPBXU5GR/FMQ3DLMIPBXU5GR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/3DLM/IPBXU5GR/FMQ3DLMIPBXU5GR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/3DLM/IPBXU5GR/FMQ3DLMIPBXU5GR.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie Whats up my weekend warrior friends! This week I took inspiration from John Heisz and made this marking gauge. Made from walnut and butternut, its actually really easy.. providing you dont watch batman cartoons while you work like i do :-) Give this a shot and check out johns channel for a full inst...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 04:20:54 PDT
How to make a slimline pen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Slimline-Pen/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 00:20:56 PDT
DIY Wood Fired Cedar Hot Tub http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Fired-Cedar-Hot-Tub/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 19:56:29 PDT
Make Refrigerator Magnets From Reclaimed Wood Scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Refrigerator-Magnets-From-Reclaimed-Wood-Scra/
Make Refrigerator Magnets From Reclaimed Wood Scraps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/C4V4/IP91U3EK/FTWC4V4IP91U3EK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/C4V4/IP91U3EK/FTWC4V4IP91U3EK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/C4V4/IP91U3EK/FTWC4V4IP91U3EK.SMALL.jpg timsway As an upcyclist/environmentalist/maker or whatever you want to call me, I try not to waste anything. As an example of the usefulness of even the thinnest, scrappiest of the scraps, I made these refrigerator magnets.Y'know how you always have those long, skinny pieces of wood from ripping stuff on t...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 18:05:35 PDT
DIY Pet stairs/steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Stairssteps-DIY/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 07:17:08 PDT
Portable Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Amplifier-1/
Portable Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/4WK9/IP5PCOZO/FIG4WK9IP5PCOZO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/4WK9/IP5PCOZO/FIG4WK9IP5PCOZO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/4WK9/IP5PCOZO/FIG4WK9IP5PCOZO.SMALL.jpg Carl Jacobson Portable speakers for your smartphone, electric guitar, and more! This portable amplifier from Trash Amps can be made from, just about anything. I made this Walnut enclosure for mine, but you can use anything from pop cans to mason jars. Face Plate I started out with a piece of Birdseye Maple 1" ...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 08:52:25 PDT
Laminated reclaimed wooden bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminated-Reclaimed-Wooden-Bowl/
Laminated reclaimed wooden bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/TK3I/IP4BXXWB/FWZTK3IIP4BXXWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/TK3I/IP4BXXWB/FWZTK3IIP4BXXWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/TK3I/IP4BXXWB/FWZTK3IIP4BXXWB.SMALL.jpg StoneCreekTurnings The vast majority of the bowls I make are made from salvaged wood. In the spirit of using reclaimed wood I decided to go try using an old floor board from a clock factory and an unused pressed board siding piece. For the body of the bowl I used a chunk of black walnut from a tree that had been sta...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 19:52:57 PDT
Easy! - Temp a Metal Vise in a Wood Shop http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Temp-a-Metal-Vise-in-a-Wood-Shop/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 05:45:47 PDT
How to Make a Key Rack // Mail Holder Combo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Key-Rack-Mail-Holder-Combo/
How to Make a Key Rack // Mail Holder Combo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GIJ1/IP2WGTNV/FYPGIJ1IP2WGTNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GIJ1/IP2WGTNV/FYPGIJ1IP2WGTNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GIJ1/IP2WGTNV/FYPGIJ1IP2WGTNV.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie Whats up guys! This week we are back in the shop with this key rack // mail holder combo. Super easy project made of pine. Took me about 2 hours so this is a great project for beginners. YOU CAN DO THIS!
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 13:16:39 PDT
Quick Tip to Make De-Nailing Reclaimed Wood Easier http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Tip-to-Make-De-Nailing-Reclaimed-Wood-Easier/
Quick Tip to Make De-Nailing Reclaimed Wood Easier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/65LC/IP08XLZO/FW865LCIP08XLZO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/65LC/IP08XLZO/FW865LCIP08XLZO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/65LC/IP08XLZO/FW865LCIP08XLZO.SMALL.jpg timsway There are a lot of different approaches, techniques and tools to use when denailing reclaimed wood. 99% of the time I find myself using a claw hammer and dropping the nails in a bucket. I actually have this great old kitchen island with a sink basin set in (see pic) that is perhaps the best way to q...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 09:07:18 PDT
Flattening a Slab on my Bench with a Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Flattening-a-Slab-on-My-Bench-With-a-Router/
Flattening a Slab on my Bench with a Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/KFU7/IOVPRP3T/F63KFU7IOVPRP3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/KFU7/IOVPRP3T/F63KFU7IOVPRP3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/KFU7/IOVPRP3T/F63KFU7IOVPRP3T.SMALL.jpg Charlie Kocourek I had a very nice slab that I wanted to make into a coffee table. I flattened this slab right on my workbench! I am happy to say that flattening a slab of wood with a router was even easier that I thought it would be! Not only was it easy, but the results were great! Make a simple jig to hold the...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 17:01:31 PDT
DIY TRIANGLE SHELVES < $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-TRIANGLE-SHELVES-20/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 21:20:58 PDT
X-Carve CNC Router Dust Collector/Shoe http://www.instructables.com/id/X-Carve-CNC-Router-Dust-CollectorShoe/
X-Carve CNC Router Dust Collector/Shoe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/3Z3A/IOT2YG94/FF83Z3AIOT2YG94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/3Z3A/IOT2YG94/FF83Z3AIOT2YG94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/3Z3A/IOT2YG94/FF83Z3AIOT2YG94.SMALL.jpg dirty_valentine PLEASE VOTE FOR THIS INSTRUCTABLE! If I win a 3D printer I will be donating it to the FIRST Robotics program I am mentoring. Thanks!I purchased the upgraded 1000mm x 1000mm X-Carve CNC. The upgrade comes with bigger drive motors and a Dewalt 611 router. Anyone who has purchased one of these will qui...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 19:46:31 PDT
Adjustable Support for Mitre/chop Saw Work http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Support-for-Mitrechop-Saw-Work/
Adjustable Support for Mitre/chop Saw Work - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/Y3MO/IOT2XVFM/FAZY3MOIOT2XVFM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/Y3MO/IOT2XVFM/FAZY3MOIOT2XVFM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/Y3MO/IOT2XVFM/FAZY3MOIOT2XVFM.SMALL.jpg mxx When cross cutting long pieces of wood on my mitre saw, I always have to stack some scraps of wood upon each other to support the overhanging end. It can be frustrating to get the ideal height, and so I decided to design an adjustable support to save some time and frustration.The nice thing about t...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 15:54:53 PDT
How To Make A Reclaimed Industrial Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Reclaimed-Industrial-Coffee-Table/
How To Make A Reclaimed Industrial Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/X5MB/IOT2XIOS/FNMX5MBIOT2XIOS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/X5MB/IOT2XIOS/FNMX5MBIOT2XIOS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/X5MB/IOT2XIOS/FNMX5MBIOT2XIOS.SMALL.jpg John_Malecki In this Video I make an Industrial style coffee table using reclaimed wood and square tubing. I get some help from my buddy Tim from Into The Dirtshop on this build. Check him and our video out!For this build you will need: Materials Reclaimed Wood - As wide as possible Square TubingWood Glue Spray...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 07:11:10 PDT
How to Make a Chop Saw Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Chop-Saw-Table/
How to Make a Chop Saw Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/HCHP/IOQF9J3G/FHLHCHPIOQF9J3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/HCHP/IOQF9J3G/FHLHCHPIOQF9J3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/HCHP/IOQF9J3G/FHLHCHPIOQF9J3G.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie Whats up guys! This week we made a super simple quick and easy down and dirty chop saw table. It doesnt get any easier then this! Take a few to watch the video, it speaks for itself. Thanks guys!
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Sun, 29 May 2016 08:45:44 PDT
Turning an Ironwood Pen on a Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-an-Ironwood-Pen-on-a-Lathe/
Turning an Ironwood Pen on a Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/79IF/IORGXALB/F6H79IFIORGXALB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/79IF/IORGXALB/F6H79IFIORGXALB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/79IF/IORGXALB/F6H79IFIORGXALB.SMALL.jpg tyberinger So, why would I want to make my own hardwood pen? I'm glad you asked. There's not much interesting about a a skinny ink pen that cost (almost) literally a dime a dozen. Because wood is a natural, organic material, each pen make from wood is truly unique. Another reason is because lathe work is v...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 13:52:49 PDT
Spice & Hot Sauce Rack From A Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Spice-Hot-Sauce-Rack-From-a-Pallet/
Spice & Hot Sauce Rack From A Pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/EKVH/IOOXLA6N/F64EKVHIOOXLA6N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/EKVH/IOOXLA6N/F64EKVHIOOXLA6N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/EKVH/IOOXLA6N/F64EKVHIOOXLA6N.SMALL.jpg chadmikell My hot sauce collection was getting to large for our current spice rack, so something had to be done.I was thinking about doing something rustic with both wood and metal .I also had a pallet I had been saving that had achieved a perfect patina for the look I was going for. So I went to work.You can ...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 09:05:19 PDT
Custom Reclaimed Wood Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Reclaimed-Wood-Sign/
Custom Reclaimed Wood Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/TEG5/IOOM50OX/FMJTEG5IOOM50OX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/TEG5/IOOM50OX/FMJTEG5IOOM50OX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/TEG5/IOOM50OX/FMJTEG5IOOM50OX.SMALL.jpg John_Malecki In this video i make a reclaimed wood sign for a local business, This build is very easy and simple and can be done in less than a day with the right tools. Using custom signage to make your branding pop is a hugely valuable tool. Check it out! Pick and prep your wood In this step you want to fi...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 07:47:26 PDT
Perfect Dovetails http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-Dovetails/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 15:30:46 PDT
south pacific laundry cart http://www.instructables.com/id/South-Pacific-Laundry-Cart/
south pacific laundry cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/ITQK/IOOJX57D/FWDITQKIOOJX57D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/ITQK/IOOJX57D/FWDITQKIOOJX57D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/ITQK/IOOJX57D/FWDITQKIOOJX57D.SMALL.jpg Meme27 How to make a laundry cart prop The first step to making a south pacific laundry cart is to measure out 4 pieces of 2 by 4 that are 4 feet long, four more pieces that should be 3 feet tall, and four more pieces that 2 feet wide. The second step would be to attach the already measured and cut...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 10:51:08 PDT
Rustic Coat Rack using Shou-sugi-ban http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Coat-Rack/
Rustic Coat Rack using Shou-sugi-ban - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/CBSL/IOLR6YJV/FBECBSLIOLR6YJV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/CBSL/IOLR6YJV/FBECBSLIOLR6YJV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/CBSL/IOLR6YJV/FBECBSLIOLR6YJV.SMALL.jpg akullerkann Every corridor need a coat rack.For us, a random IKEA one did not fill the bill, so I decided to build my own custom designed reclaimed lumber coat rack.This project had been circling my head for a long time. The trigger was the Reclaimed lumber contest on the Instructables.I decided to use reclaime...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 13:56:04 PDT
How to Handcut Dovetails http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Handcut-Dovetails/
How to Handcut Dovetails - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/IQNA/IOKBTWQ4/FDUIQNAIOKBTWQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/IQNA/IOKBTWQ4/FDUIQNAIOKBTWQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/IQNA/IOKBTWQ4/FDUIQNAIOKBTWQ4.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Recently we uploaded Peter Young's demonstration of his 5-minute dovetail. This was intended to be an exercise for improving handsawing skills. In this video Peter shows you the 'real' process for handcutting dovetails from start to finish.Like many things where woodworking is concerned there are ...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 18:57:36 PDT
Drill Press Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Stand/
Drill Press Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/WMUB/IOH8R9WC/F21WMUBIOH8R9WC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/WMUB/IOH8R9WC/F21WMUBIOH8R9WC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/WMUB/IOH8R9WC/F21WMUBIOH8R9WC.SMALL.jpg Paoson Woodwork Hi, I recorded this short video about how it is made and I am gonna show you its main features. I'll start disassembling it so you can see inside.Photo2- This is the adjustable guide that I can block using two carriage bolts to avoid it from turning when tighten the knobs.Photo3- Removing this screw...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 03:12:52 PDT
Treasure Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Treasure-Chest/
Treasure Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/RM5Q/IOIWEEJ7/F8KRM5QIOIWEEJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/RM5Q/IOIWEEJ7/F8KRM5QIOIWEEJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/RM5Q/IOIWEEJ7/F8KRM5QIOIWEEJ7.SMALL.jpg KenE4 This is my first Instructable, so be kind... :-)Obviously, this is a Treasure Chest. I did not take pictures as I made it, but I think I can explain most of it. It is made out of Pallets. Back side Most of the chest is just a normal box. The only difficult part was the top. For the top, I ...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 12:50:36 PDT
Cork World Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Cork-World-Map/
Cork World Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/2QNE/IOEXVF67/FLV2QNEIOEXVF67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/2QNE/IOEXVF67/FLV2QNEIOEXVF67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/2QNE/IOEXVF67/FLV2QNEIOEXVF67.SMALL.jpg Paoson Woodwork Cleaning Up the Workshop I found a piece of Cork of 5mm left from another project and I thought about using it to make a World Map that I will stick on my wall.What you'll need:-A 5mm cork sheet of 100x60cm -A 3mm plywood sheet of 100x60cm -24 A4 sheet and printer-Scroll Saw-Adhesive Video: Print ...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 08:48:20 PDT
Ratchet Knob (Unidirectional mechanism) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ratchet-Knob-Unidirectional-Mechanism/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 07:57:32 PDT
Corner Clamp Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Corner-Clamp-Jig/
Corner Clamp Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/U901/IOCJ718V/FS8U901IOCJ718V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/U901/IOCJ718V/FS8U901IOCJ718V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/U901/IOCJ718V/FS8U901IOCJ718V.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Jig to assist 90 degree corner clamping. Mark MDF Find some scrap wood or MDF and mark cut lines and drill points. Drill Drill holes to accommodate clamp heads. Cut Saw excess wood from corners of jig. Clamp
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Wed, 18 May 2016 16:40:03 PDT
New Scroll Saw Sanding Drum http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Scroll-Saw-Sanding-Drum/
New Scroll Saw Sanding Drum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/KJPJ/IOBR4BS9/F65KJPJIOBR4BS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/KJPJ/IOBR4BS9/F65KJPJIOBR4BS9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/KJPJ/IOBR4BS9/F65KJPJIOBR4BS9.SMALL.jpg Lotusfalls A couple weeks back I posted an Instructable about needing a radius sanding device for my scroll saw. http://www.instructables.com/id/Radius-Sanding-Scr...I've seen other Instructables about similar ideas, but this was for a specific project that turned out better than I had hoped. I realized a f...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 18:39:10 PDT
Ultimate RGB Custom PC Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Our-Dream-Custom-PC-Desk/
Ultimate RGB Custom PC Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/ORTJ/IOA9MRTN/FC5ORTJIOA9MRTN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/ORTJ/IOA9MRTN/FC5ORTJIOA9MRTN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/ORTJ/IOA9MRTN/FC5ORTJIOA9MRTN.SMALL.jpg jai2hanuman This is my Dream Custom PC desk & the idea behind building this desk is self inspired .This desk is made by me & my Brother (Ashish Kumar) & we have taken almost 48 days. We have finished this project in September 2015 but at that time i am not familiar with Instructable that’s why unable to upload...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 08:49:17 PDT
Rustic Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Birdhouse/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 05:59:47 PDT
How to Make a Beer Caddie // Then We Get Drunk! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Beer-Caddie-Then-We-Get-Drunk/
How to Make a Beer Caddie // Then We Get Drunk! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/4L1A/IO8U2TZS/FJY4L1AIO8U2TZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/4L1A/IO8U2TZS/FJY4L1AIO8U2TZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/4L1A/IO8U2TZS/FJY4L1AIO8U2TZS.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie What's up guys. This week I made A beer caddie/tote. Made of pine with hard wood dowel. Hand is hand shaped and finished with satin polyurathane. Please enjoy!
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Sun, 15 May 2016 14:24:25 PDT
Making a wooden Cruiser Board with Ice Cream deck art http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Cruiser-Board-With-Ice-Cream-Deck-/
Making a wooden Cruiser Board with Ice Cream deck art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/MBCB/IO6DTXQ5/FUXMBCBIO6DTXQ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/MBCB/IO6DTXQ5/FUXMBCBIO6DTXQ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/MBCB/IO6DTXQ5/FUXMBCBIO6DTXQ5.SMALL.jpg a Dutch Maker Building a skateboard isn't really that hard. In general, a skateboard consists of three parts: the deck, the trucks and the wheels. In the video shown here, I will show you how to make the deck for a cruiser board (with no kicktail). These boards are generally used to travel small distances from po...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 07:12:34 PDT
Hunter's Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Hunters-Knife/
Hunter's Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/TJ0E/IO6DRND7/FM7TJ0EIO6DRND7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/TJ0E/IO6DRND7/FM7TJ0EIO6DRND7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/TJ0E/IO6DRND7/FM7TJ0EIO6DRND7.SMALL.jpg TexasEngineer So, recently, I went to a Renaissance Festival in my area for a wedding with my fiancee and a few of her friends. And I was utterly put to shame by their elaborate costumes. In my defense, however, they were veterans of this festival, and they were the bridesmaids in the wedding. However, not wantin...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 19:03:05 PDT