Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:28:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Making Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Making-Groot-from-Guardians-of-the-Galaxy/
DIY Making Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/ZELV/I1FQ9LS9/FDSZELVI1FQ9LS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/ZELV/I1FQ9LS9/FDSZELVI1FQ9LS9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/ZELV/I1FQ9LS9/FDSZELVI1FQ9LS9.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar DIY How To Make your own Baby GrootIn this short tutorial I take you step by step how I was able to make the baby Groot from the end of the Guardians of the Galaxy movie.For more info and to see the video: http://youtube.com/darbinorvar How To Build Groot Materials 3 inch square piece of mahogan...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:50:30 PDT
Building a Tile Tray with Marble & Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Tile-Tray-with-Marble-Wood/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:16:56 PDT
Digital Fabrication : Bent Lamination Mold http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Fabrication-Bent-Lamination-Mold/
Digital Fabrication : Bent Lamination Mold - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/OVQF/I1C42C3I/FXKOVQFI1C42C3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/OVQF/I1C42C3I/FXKOVQFI1C42C3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/OVQF/I1C42C3I/FXKOVQFI1C42C3I.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft Creating the Mold for Bent Lamination on a Laser CutterThis Instructable will teach you the Digital Fabrication workflow I used to take a 3D Model and create a laser cut, Cardboard Bent Lamination Mold.We will be creating a skateboard design and it's camber (The curvature in the deck created from th...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:44:31 PDT
Miniature gun Model http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-gun-Model-1/
Miniature gun Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/5ROA/I1CBZCO3/F1N5ROAI1CBZCO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/5ROA/I1CBZCO3/F1N5ROAI1CBZCO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/5ROA/I1CBZCO3/F1N5ROAI1CBZCO3.SMALL.jpg gidder Mini Gun Model made out of pine and a spent .22 magnum Brass.Supplies needed -.22 Magnum Brass Cartridge- .5in x 1in x 4in Piece of White pine- carving knive(s)- various grits of sand paper-some sort of glue, epoxy, cement Gettin Started Draw out your stock shape on the pine and begin carving it...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:15:55 PDT
Rebuild Stanley #220 Block Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuild-Stanley-220-Block-Plane/
Rebuild Stanley #220 Block Plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/51QP/I15KY5GA/FM851QPI15KY5GA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/51QP/I15KY5GA/FM851QPI15KY5GA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/51QP/I15KY5GA/FM851QPI15KY5GA.SMALL.jpg emichalsen With this Instructable I will be rebuilding a Stanley #220 Block Plane found buried in a box at a flea market. It has all the parts, just some dirt and surface rust from neglect. The first step it to assess the piece, see what needs replacing and how square it sits. With this one I am in luck; e...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 14:15:53 PDT
Birch Coaster from whole Branch! http://www.instructables.com/id/Birch-Coaster-from-whole-Branch/
Birch Coaster from whole Branch! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/HXEH/I13EAG4I/F1JHXEHI13EAG4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/HXEH/I13EAG4I/F1JHXEHI13EAG4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/HXEH/I13EAG4I/F1JHXEHI13EAG4I.SMALL.jpg Dominic Bender Today I will show you how to make a rustic and decorative birch coaster from a piece of birch branch. Yes, you heard me right - we are going to turn a piece of branch into a board, from start to finish.The tools: bandsaw - you need to watch the video to see why I prefer this tool for this project. Y...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:08:29 PDT
Easy Garage Storage and Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Garage-Storage-and-Bench/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 20:37:23 PDT
Wooden Name Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Name-Block/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 20:18:14 PDT
The Gramophone [Funnelophone] http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Gramophone/
The Gramophone [Funnelophone] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/W03Y/I0R1CP8Z/FMQW03YI0R1CP8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/W03Y/I0R1CP8Z/FMQW03YI0R1CP8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/W03Y/I0R1CP8Z/FMQW03YI0R1CP8Z.SMALL.jpg -BALES- Acoustic amplifiers are pretty cool, but my favorite style is the Gramophone ... they just look cool ... especially when real metal horns are used. That being said, have you seen the asking prices for these creations? I thought the $185 model on Etsy was painful ... until I saw another for $495 .....
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 10:34:05 PDT
Make the best tweezers around http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-best-tweezers-around/
Make the best tweezers around - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/EE25/I0LDWO0Z/FVPEE25I0LDWO0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/EE25/I0LDWO0Z/FVPEE25I0LDWO0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/EE25/I0LDWO0Z/FVPEE25I0LDWO0Z.SMALL.jpg richard62 How many times have you gotten a splinter or metal sliver stuck in your finger while working on your car or handling a piece of wood? You try to get it out using the tweezers that your wife, mom, girlfriend, or whoever has in the medicine cabinet. But, those cheap tweezers just won't get to the tiny...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:04:07 PDT
Tiny Handy Wood Bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Handy-Wood-Bookmark/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 05:17:53 PDT
How to build a router table for Woodworking for under $10 in 10 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-router-table-for-Woodworking-for-un/
How to build a router table for Woodworking for under $10 in 10 minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/W665/I0LCC69F/FVSW665I0LCC69F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/W665/I0LCC69F/FVSW665I0LCC69F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/W665/I0LCC69F/FVSW665I0LCC69F.SMALL.jpg onewoodtools Learn how to build a router table for Woodworking for under $10 in this woodworking video for beginners. This simple router table is a good starting point for people who are learning woodworking or even the professional looking for a quick site setup. For more woodworking tutorial videos please subs...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 16:03:53 PDT
Mini Table Saw conversion for CBG Fret Slotting or crafts http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Table-Saw-conversion-for-CBG-Fret-Slotting-or/
Mini Table Saw conversion for CBG Fret Slotting or crafts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/II2B/I0C919UO/FL1II2BI0C919UO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/II2B/I0C919UO/FL1II2BI0C919UO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/II2B/I0C919UO/FL1II2BI0C919UO.SMALL.jpg gothycdesigns For my pursuit of making things easier and faster for working on Cigar Box Guitars or small crafts. I am limitedto what my shop electricity can handle. I have only a single pole 15A breaker. And when you add a full size tablesaw that it just under that. then any thing bogging it down makes a draw on...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:28:17 PDT
Applying Lacquer Finish to Small Objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Applying-Lacquer-Finish-to-Small-Objects/
Applying Lacquer Finish to Small Objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/X0X4/I0C90AF3/FTFX0X4I0C90AF3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/X0X4/I0C90AF3/FTFX0X4I0C90AF3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/X0X4/I0C90AF3/FTFX0X4I0C90AF3.SMALL.jpg randomtower There are many ways to achieving perfect finishes to objects, and there are many articles that do a better job of explaining finishing than this one. However, this is how I myself finish my scroll saw projects, without need to flip over the object. Using this method, you can finish all sides at once...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:30:11 PDT
Wine Barrel Stave Appetizer Tray (Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Barrel-Stave-Appetizer-Tray-Hand-Tools/
Wine Barrel Stave Appetizer Tray (Hand Tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/F30I/I0A54LMG/FL0F30II0A54LMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/F30I/I0A54LMG/FL0F30II0A54LMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/F30I/I0A54LMG/FL0F30II0A54LMG.SMALL.jpg kurnous34 Hi there! This will be my first instructable and I hope you enjoy it. I made this tray for my wife on our five year wedding anniversary. It turned out very nice, so I wanted to share it and give a little back to Instructables for helping to inspire me on other projects. This tray is made from n...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:05:34 PDT
Hand tools-only Workbench out of Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-tools-only-Workbench-out-of-Reclaimed-Wood/
Hand tools-only Workbench out of Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/Q1WD/I08OV944/F9GQ1WDI08OV944.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/Q1WD/I08OV944/F9GQ1WDI08OV944.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/Q1WD/I08OV944/F9GQ1WDI08OV944.SMALL.jpg randomtower Hello, and welcome to yet another workbench instructable. I made this workbench to suit my particular needs-a very sturdy workbench with enough room to store all I need to finish a scroll saw project, with storage space. For this project, I made use of a lot of reclaimed 2by4s for the frame. As such...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:07:13 PDT
Wooden iPhone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-iPhone-Case/
Wooden iPhone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/30X5/I08G63RA/F5R30X5I08G63RA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/30X5/I08G63RA/F5R30X5I08G63RA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/30X5/I08G63RA/F5R30X5I08G63RA.SMALL.jpg deluges Hello everyone,So my dad got a brand new iPhone 5s (already outdated now) and I know that he would never buy a case for it so I decided to take the matter in my own hands and craft one for him, so that he would feel guilty if he said he didn't want it.Although he has a 5s, you can make this case for...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:51:19 PDT
Make a Rustic Doormat http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Rustic-Doormat/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:39:21 PDT
build a Wall Planter **FREE PLANS** http://www.instructables.com/id/build-a-Wall-Planter-FREE-PLANS/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:30:56 PDT
Peg Board Tool Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Peg-Board-Tool-Cabinet/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:12:08 PDT
scrap ends table http://www.instructables.com/id/scrap-ends-table/
scrap ends table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus It might be hard to believe, but this attractive end grain table was made almost entirely with scrap wood. It looks amazing and is easy to make as it doesn't matter the size or of the scrap wood you use, or that you aren't precise with your cuts. The only parts of this project I bought were a 3' ...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:42:23 PDT
Wood Burning (Pyrography) with Soldering Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burning-Pyrography-with-Soldering-Iron/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:58:52 PDT
Wood-burning of Tree Frog on Natural Edged Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-burning-of-Tree-Frog-on-Natural-Edged-Wood/
Wood-burning of Tree Frog on Natural Edged Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/WFBI/HZTODDJU/F29WFBIHZTODDJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/WFBI/HZTODDJU/F29WFBIHZTODDJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/WFBI/HZTODDJU/F29WFBIHZTODDJU.SMALL.jpg DillonB1 The goal of this set of instructions is to guide you through how to wood-burn a tree frog onto natural edged basswood. You can apply the same principles to any coloring book or wood-burning pattern on any number of different woods. You will find it to be an easy project. It should take you around an...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 20:34:50 PDT
Ice Cream Pint Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Cream-Pint-Lock/
Ice Cream Pint Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/46AI/HZTO9H1R/FIW46AIHZTO9H1R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/46AI/HZTO9H1R/FIW46AIHZTO9H1R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/46AI/HZTO9H1R/FIW46AIHZTO9H1R.SMALL.jpg kludge77 They say that necessity is the mother of invention and while I don’t claim to have invented the idea of a pint lock, this is the first one I’ve ever seen out of the wood. In addition I love how outrageous it looks with that giant old school padlock on it! This is made with some soft maple, a sm...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 08:29:59 PDT
Wooden Phone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Phone-Case/
Wooden Phone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/KAU3/HZQTG1KX/FKMKAU3HZQTG1KX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/KAU3/HZQTG1KX/FKMKAU3HZQTG1KX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/KAU3/HZQTG1KX/FKMKAU3HZQTG1KX.SMALL.jpg laffinm This Instructable was made to be an entry for multiple contests on this site. If you like this project, please drop by and vote. Thank you.Have you ever wanted to create a custom iPod/iPhone case? I came across a video showing how to make an iPad mini case meant for use as a cash register (by I Like...
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 15:39:38 PDT
wooden belt buckle http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-belt-buckle-1/
wooden belt buckle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/JX2S/HZPDXJ0I/FWQJX2SHZPDXJ0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/JX2S/HZPDXJ0I/FWQJX2SHZPDXJ0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/JX2S/HZPDXJ0I/FWQJX2SHZPDXJ0I.SMALL.jpg mdearborn Fairly easy to make and only used hand tools. Tools/materials These are all of the tools you will need to make a wooden belt buckle. I recommended using solid wood if you are doing any inlay like I did. I used a scrap piece of pine. Making the blank Using a square make a rectangle shape on you...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 14:36:55 PDT
Simply Gorgeous (and Food-Safe) Beeswax Wood Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Simply-Gorgeous-and-Food-Safe-Beeswax-Wood-Finish/
Simply Gorgeous (and Food-Safe) Beeswax Wood Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/HL0V/HZDYFOD2/FU7HL0VHZDYFOD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/HL0V/HZDYFOD2/FU7HL0VHZDYFOD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/HL0V/HZDYFOD2/FU7HL0VHZDYFOD2.SMALL.jpg anarnold If you're anything like me, you love woodworking carpentry, but hate the tedium of finishing. For small projects, like the pictured wire spool holder (poplar), it's not worth waiting for dry-times, sanding and polishing.This is a simple, food-safe, fast, and overall gorgeous way of applying a satin ...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:39:11 PDT
Mount Tealight http://www.instructables.com/id/Mount-Tealight/
Mount Tealight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/YLE5/HZCIYSYZ/FAIYLE5HZCIYSYZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/YLE5/HZCIYSYZ/FAIYLE5HZCIYSYZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/YLE5/HZCIYSYZ/FAIYLE5HZCIYSYZ.SMALL.jpg Dominic Bender This was my answer to a challenge put out by two Youtube woodworkers (Steve Ramsey of Woodworking for Mere Mortals and Alex Harris of ThisWoodwork - go check them out!) put out a few weeks ago. The idea was to make something that represents home to you. Check out my project, enjoy, and remember to b...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:40:58 PDT
Branch Chest without Forstner bit (update) http://www.instructables.com/id/Branch-Chest-without-Forstner-bit-update/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:28:06 PDT
DIY: Wooden Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Ring/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:45:41 PDT
Tiny House Euro http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-House-Euro/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 16:30:26 PDT
Foldable Stool-Step [UPDATED] http://www.instructables.com/id/foldable-bench-stair/
Foldable Stool-Step [UPDATED] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SMALL.gif andrea biffi Lately I helped a friend to design a foldable stool-step. Those brilliant pieces of furniture were very common in Italy in last century, but it seems that lately they are not considered trendy and you don't see them often. In any case they are so suitable that I designed three models with small vari...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:55:34 PDT
Wooden Money Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Money-Clip/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:04:54 PDT
Drawer to Nail Polish Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawer-to-Nail-Polish-Rack/
Drawer to Nail Polish Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/X7V3/HZ13H83E/FJ5X7V3HZ13H83E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/X7V3/HZ13H83E/FJ5X7V3HZ13H83E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/X7V3/HZ13H83E/FJ5X7V3HZ13H83E.SMALL.jpg artistokat How to turn a drawer to a nail polish rack Step 1: Materials Supplies•drill•screwdriver•drawer•cocking or wood putty•headless nails•pencil •wood•saw (I used a Japanese hand saw)•tape measure•wood glue•hammer•sandpaper Step 2: Remove pieces Use the drill or screw to remove the drawer handle, th...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:33:12 PDT
Free Floating TARDIS http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Floating-TARDIS/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:57:52 PDT
'Frontier Style' Workmate - NO POWER TOOLS http://www.instructables.com/id/Frontier-Style-Workmate-NO-POWER-TOOLS/
'Frontier Style' Workmate - NO POWER TOOLS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/SZJK/HYU8EP8R/FHTSZJKHYU8EP8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/SZJK/HYU8EP8R/FHTSZJKHYU8EP8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/SZJK/HYU8EP8R/FHTSZJKHYU8EP8R.SMALL.jpg bricobart To me, working wood is one of the best ways to exit stress - after running after midnight, computer throwing (to bad people), melonspitting (try it, it's not so easy as it seems), clay kitten shooting and good ol' beerdrinking.So one inglorious day I decided to make a kind of "outdoor workmate". Wh...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:43:24 PDT
Solar Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Birdhouse/
Solar Birdhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/5R7R/HYU8B602/F4K5R7RHYU8B602.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/5R7R/HYU8B602/F4K5R7RHYU8B602.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/5R7R/HYU8B602/F4K5R7RHYU8B602.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This project was built with wood and the solar panel / light from a low cost walkway light. The octagon shape can be scaled up or down. The dimensions for this birdhouse (see drawing) were optimized for a House Finch size bird. There are multiple sources that can provide optimum sizing for birdho...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:57:45 PDT
Making A Magic Wand http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Magic-Wand/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:59:51 PDT
Custom Beer Tap http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Beer-Tap/
Custom Beer Tap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/19UZ/HYPNXPW5/F9819UZHYPNXPW5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/19UZ/HYPNXPW5/F9819UZHYPNXPW5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/19UZ/HYPNXPW5/F9819UZHYPNXPW5.SMALL.jpg Ssmo72 I made this beer tap as a birthday present to a buddy of mine who recently acquired a kegerator. It was made some select pine pulled out of the middle of a pallet that was left over from a previous project and took a few hours to put together. I ended up making two taps because everything was so che...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:58:40 PDT
DIY Wooden Toothbrush http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Toothbrush/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 11:26:25 PDT
Wooden Six Pack Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Six-Pack-Cooler/
Wooden Six Pack Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/P05E/HYO8H6XT/FOSP05EHYO8H6XT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/P05E/HYO8H6XT/FOSP05EHYO8H6XT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/P05E/HYO8H6XT/FOSP05EHYO8H6XT.SMALL.jpg stino66 Tired of those cardboard six packs falling apart on you? Do you like cold drinks and looking classy? Well get out your saw and let's get to it.Necessary items:Six pack cooler ($2 at Walmart, see in next step)4'x8"x3/8" woods (I used 8'x3 7/8"x3/8" select pine from Lowes) 1'x1 1/2"x3/4" (Used as hand...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 09:34:49 PDT
Truck Bed Rail Sides For Hauling http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Bed-Rail-Sides-For-Hauling/
Truck Bed Rail Sides For Hauling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/9ABW/HYLZECF2/FWD9ABWHYLZECF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/9ABW/HYLZECF2/FWD9ABWHYLZECF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/9ABW/HYLZECF2/FWD9ABWHYLZECF2.SMALL.jpg wedjlok Do you want to add more room to your truck bed and be able to haul more in it, but you don't want to spend hundreds of dollars on steel contractor rails? Then this could be the perfect solution, and one that has been used for a LONG time by truck owners who like to build thing for themselves. Gath...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 16:15:11 PDT
Garden of Innocence Cremation Urn http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-of-Innocence-Cremation-Urn/
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By: Marsh

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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 09:18:40 PDT
Wooden Chakram Circle of Death http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Chakram-Circle-of-Death/
Wooden Chakram Circle of Death - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/FB1M/HYC641N6/FOZFB1MHYC641N6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/FB1M/HYC641N6/FOZFB1MHYC641N6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/FB1M/HYC641N6/FOZFB1MHYC641N6.SMALL.jpg kludge77 A wooden Chakram made from maple and mercilessly hurled in the oncoming enemy hordes. The famous death circle of the Sikhs, and also wielded by Xena Warrior Princess in the late 1990's. Mine is made from maple and finished boiled linseed oil for a easy to renew finish.If you round the edge over it t...
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 14:41:50 PDT
Simple Round Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Round-Table/
Simple Round Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This project was built with a round top from a broken table and two 2x4’s. The top in this project is 30 inches in diameter. However, the designed can be scaled up or down based on your top diameter and/or desired table height. See drawing and video for build instructions.Drawing: https://drive.g...
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 12:57:38 PDT
How to build a cheap workbench for woodworking using a Kreg HD jig, with VIDEO tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-cheap-and-easy-workbench-for-woodwo/
How to build a cheap workbench for woodworking using a Kreg HD jig, with VIDEO tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/M2E6/HYC60329/FX6M2E6HYC60329.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/M2E6/HYC60329/FX6M2E6HYC60329.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/M2E6/HYC60329/FX6M2E6HYC60329.SMALL.jpg onewoodtools Free Plans are also available below in Imperial and Metric. See Full Video Tutorial Video Here. Warren from One Wood Tools shows how to build a cheap and easy island woodworking workbench with dog holes, joints are made using the Kreg HD pocket hole jig.This workbench was built for a little over ...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 23:58:13 PDT
Circle Cutting Jig For Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Circle-Cutting-Jig-For-Table-Saw/
Circle Cutting Jig For Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/NSF8/HY4KTNEA/F0RNSF8HY4KTNEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/NSF8/HY4KTNEA/F0RNSF8HY4KTNEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/NSF8/HY4KTNEA/F0RNSF8HY4KTNEA.SMALL.jpg Marsh Did you ever need to make a wheel or checkers for your garden checkerboard? With this easy to build circle cutting jig you can go into production in less than an hour! Tools and materials needed Tools Table Saw Sander or planer Drill and Bits CenterpunchCountersink bit Screwdriver Tape measure St...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:11:02 PDT
Gatling Rubber Band Machine Gun - Easy Weekend Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Gatling-Rubber-Band-Machine-Gun-Easy-Weekend-Proje/
Gatling Rubber Band Machine Gun - Easy Weekend Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HHMF/HY48DFCJ/FJYHHMFHY48DFCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HHMF/HY48DFCJ/FJYHHMFHY48DFCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HHMF/HY48DFCJ/FJYHHMFHY48DFCJ.SMALL.jpg melarky This super fun rubber band gatling gun project can be completed in a weekend with inexpensive material and basic tools that most people already have. There are easier ways to make some of these parts using expensive specialized tools, but we tried to make the entire guide more accessible by using...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:10:29 PDT
Mojito Muddler http://www.instructables.com/id/Mojito-Muddler/
Mojito Muddler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/V3QH/HY48CO19/FTKV3QHHY48CO19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/V3QH/HY48CO19/FTKV3QHHY48CO19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/V3QH/HY48CO19/FTKV3QHHY48CO19.SMALL.jpg Ssmo72 This instructable was born out of necessity. It was summer... I wanted a Mojito... I had no muddler. So instead of buying one, which would have required finding a store that sold one or waiting to have one shipped, I made one. Besides, peer reviewed research has shown that 100% of those who consume ...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:53:10 PDT
Log Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Bench/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:02:52 PDT