Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:54:28 PST BLOX v1.01 Mitre Fence Modification for Your Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Mitre-Fence-Modification-for-Your-Table-Saw/
Mitre Fence Modification for Your Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/YH8T/IKFRVZKE/FC4YH8TIKFRVZKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/YH8T/IKFRVZKE/FC4YH8TIKFRVZKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/YH8T/IKFRVZKE/FC4YH8TIKFRVZKE.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie Making a mitre fence modification can be easier then you think. The mitre fence that came with your table saw (most likely) suck. Use any hard wood you have around the shop to make your own. In this video I show how to make an easy T slot for an adjustable stop to get repeated cuts. If i can do this...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:22:34 PST
Make a Tea Light Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tea-Light-Candle-Holder/
Make a Tea Light Candle Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/N936/IKFRVXUQ/FDXN936IKFRVXUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/N936/IKFRVXUQ/FDXN936IKFRVXUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/N936/IKFRVXUQ/FDXN936IKFRVXUQ.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie Making a walnut and maple tea light candle holder. A simple one day project for any beginning woodworking - The Woodworking Junkie - Not a real Junkie : )
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:17:43 PST
Making a Face Grain Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Face-Grain-Cutting-Board/
Making a Face Grain Cutting Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/0JLB/IKFRVVSX/FA00JLBIKFRVVSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/0JLB/IKFRVVSX/FA00JLBIKFRVVSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/0JLB/IKFRVVSX/FA00JLBIKFRVVSX.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie hey guys in this video I made an easy face/edge grain cutting board. Make from walnut and mohagony for a gorgeous contrast. Please enjoy and dont forget you can see many projects like this on my youtube channel - The Woodworking Junkie - Not a real junkie : )
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:12:10 PST
DIY Rower http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rower/
DIY Rower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/LE7E/IKFQ0GF5/FRSLE7EIKFQ0GF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/LE7E/IKFQ0GF5/FRSLE7EIKFQ0GF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/LE7E/IKFQ0GF5/FRSLE7EIKFQ0GF5.SMALL.jpg MaximG5 The rowing machine is one of the better fitness machines for cardiovascular training. Nevertheless the rowing machine is as well and maybe even better than other fitness machines. On a rowing machine you strengthen your arms, legs, stomach, back and other muscles..The total cost of this rowing machi...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 21:48:03 PST
Tool chest from reclaimed parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Chest-From-Reclaimed-Parts/
Tool chest from reclaimed parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SXDM/IKFS4HOW/FRZSXDMIKFS4HOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SXDM/IKFS4HOW/FRZSXDMIKFS4HOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SXDM/IKFS4HOW/FRZSXDMIKFS4HOW.SMALL.jpg Devinchi42 After years of drooling over Gerstner style machinist tool boxes, and countless hours looking for an inexpensive one for my shop, I decided to try my hand at making one. This 1st attempt was a trial version, and ended up being a gift for my brother. I spent a long time studying all the plans and in...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 19:12:13 PST
6 Pack Caddie - 6 Shooter Style http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Pack-Caddie-6-Shooter-Style/
6 Pack Caddie - 6 Shooter Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/NB61/IKECNM4C/FAPNB61IKECNM4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/NB61/IKECNM4C/FAPNB61IKECNM4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/NB61/IKECNM4C/FAPNB61IKECNM4C.SMALL.jpg IamGutter Headed for a tailgate, a concert in the park or just an evening of visiting with the neighbors, it is always nice to bring along your beverage of choice to sample during the event. Now you can show up with your favorite bottle of suds in style with the 6-Shooter 6-Pack Caddie! There are many differ...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:56:09 PST
Deadpool Spatula http://www.instructables.com/id/Deadpool-Spatula/
Deadpool Spatula - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/UI52/IKEAIUUG/F0FUI52IKEAIUUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/UI52/IKEAIUUG/F0FUI52IKEAIUUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/UI52/IKEAIUUG/F0FUI52IKEAIUUG.SMALL.jpg kludge77 So back in 2015 I made the Batula (Batman Spatula) and it was a fun project. At the time I had planned to make a Deadpool one on my CNC but my CNC broke down and the project died along with it.Since I recently bought a used scroll saw and needed a first project, I decided to revive Wade and give it ...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:13:49 PST
Wooden toy plane with a MDF sheet http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-Plane-With-a-MDF-Sheet/
Wooden toy plane with a MDF sheet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8FK/IK7C0F8R/F99C8FKIK7C0F8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8FK/IK7C0F8R/F99C8FKIK7C0F8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8FK/IK7C0F8R/F99C8FKIK7C0F8R.SMALL.jpg Cactus workshop I made a wooden toy plane out of a scrap 3mm MDF sheet I had laying around basing the design on the clasic paper airplane. This was part of the initiative "Makers Care" by Steve Ramsey and there a lot of cool planes out there that you should check!I owed a gift to my friend who works as a clown maki...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 08:09:42 PST
Free Plywood & More From Old Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Mans-Trash-Anothers-Treasure/
Free Plywood & More From Old Cabinets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/GOD3/IKBFMVRC/FPQGOD3IKBFMVRC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/GOD3/IKBFMVRC/FPQGOD3IKBFMVRC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/GOD3/IKBFMVRC/FPQGOD3IKBFMVRC.SMALL.jpg JosephR25 If you love making things but don't have a large budget, one thing becomes universally true. You need to learn how to be a salvage expert. People discard items on the trash that no longer serve them but still have some really valuable, or at least nifty, components. This will cover how to dismantle ...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 22:57:50 PST
DIY Scroll Saw Cut Plywood Name Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Scroll-Saw-Cut-Plywood-Name-Sign/
DIY Scroll Saw Cut Plywood Name Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/VGJD/IKBFMSIH/FSHVGJDIKBFMSIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/VGJD/IKBFMSIH/FSHVGJDIKBFMSIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/VGJD/IKBFMSIH/FSHVGJDIKBFMSIH.SMALL.jpg alanhatch If you do not own a scroll saw and you have no idea what this versatile piece of equipment can do for you this is the place to find out. I am new to the scroll saw bandwagon but I have got to tell you I have seen some masters at work with these fantastic saws.The projects you can create with these t...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 20:08:27 PST
DIY - Restore a Wooden Mailbox http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Restore-a-Wooden-Mailbox/
DIY - Restore a Wooden Mailbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/R7AF/IKBFMJ2Y/FM7R7AFIKBFMJ2Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/R7AF/IKBFMJ2Y/FM7R7AFIKBFMJ2Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/R7AF/IKBFMJ2Y/FM7R7AFIKBFMJ2Y.SMALL.jpg made2hack I restore an old Wooden Mailbox to its former sheen! Disassemble the mailbox I first begin by removing the mailbox from the wall. I then disassemble the mailbox into its various parts beginning with the door. Locking hardware Upon inspecting the closing hardware I knew I would have to replace ...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 18:59:22 PST
Huge wooden letters http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Wooden-Letters/
Huge wooden letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/UQCJ/IKA2E1S2/FXKUQCJIKA2E1S2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/UQCJ/IKA2E1S2/FXKUQCJIKA2E1S2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/UQCJ/IKA2E1S2/FXKUQCJIKA2E1S2.SMALL.jpg Cactus workshop My friends were getting married and wanted to have their initials in the ceremony, so that was the gift I made for them. They wanted them to look solid (or "monolithic"), able to be stand up and heavy enough so that the wind wouldn't tackle them.I went with 16mm MDF making a front and a back layer a...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 06:52:54 PST
How To Make A Slingshot From A Natural Tree Fork http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-ZigZag-Pattern-Knife-Scales/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 11:21:18 PST
How to Make a Wooden Gift Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Gift-Box/
How to Make a Wooden Gift Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/N83H/IK8KUVE5/FAHN83HIK8KUVE5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/N83H/IK8KUVE5/FAHN83HIK8KUVE5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/N83H/IK8KUVE5/FAHN83HIK8KUVE5.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie Hey guys!A wooden gift box make of walnut and cherry with mohagany splines. Its made to fit a small size lap top. Please enjoy! if you like this video and you want many more like it please check out the woodworking junkie on youtube!
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 09:53:55 PST
How To Make A Street Cone Cyclone Dust Collector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Street-Cone-Cyclone-Dust-Collector/
How To Make A Street Cone Cyclone Dust Collector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/EVCO/IK7BLVSQ/FEAEVCOIK7BLVSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/EVCO/IK7BLVSQ/FEAEVCOIK7BLVSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/EVCO/IK7BLVSQ/FEAEVCOIK7BLVSQ.SMALL.jpg patricksworkshop In this Instructable I will instruct you on how to take a street cone and turn it into an awesome cyclone to use with your shop vac.THINGS YOU WILL NEED::street cone if you dont have one here is a link to get one on Amazon for 25 buckshttp://www.amazon.com/Mutual-Traffic-Reflective-He...a 5 gallon b...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 04:29:04 PST
Infinite Band Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinite-Band-Clamp/
Infinite Band Clamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3E2I/IJYV3OH1/FJ13E2IIJYV3OH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3E2I/IJYV3OH1/FJ13E2IIJYV3OH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3E2I/IJYV3OH1/FJ13E2IIJYV3OH1.SMALL.jpg rschoenm A band clamp lets you clamp many different shapes for gluing that would be difficult to pull together with just standard bar or pipe clamps. Want to make a picture frame? Use a band clamp!You can easily and cheaply make your own band clamp to use on rectangular frames, furniture, circular objects, h...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 10:05:03 PST
PLYWOOD DRINK COASTERS ! http://www.instructables.com/id/PLYWOOD-DRINK-COASTERS-/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 13:33:55 PST
Tuning a Hand Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Tuning-a-Hand-Plane/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 04:08:32 PST
Rustic coffee table from old shelf (total cost $28) http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Coffee-Table-From-Old-Shelf/
Rustic coffee table from old shelf (total cost $28) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/RSXN/IJYV4C5I/FYHRSXNIJYV4C5I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/RSXN/IJYV4C5I/FYHRSXNIJYV4C5I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/RSXN/IJYV4C5I/FYHRSXNIJYV4C5I.SMALL.jpg Built it8867 If you want to learn how to turn an old shelf into an amazing coffee table then follow this engaging, step-by-step tutorial! Enjoy!Materials -Two pieces of angle iron ($12)-Square metal tube ($16)-Old shelf or any other type of wood (in my case $FREE)-Scrap metal for base (I got some for $FREE) Di...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 22:13:19 PST
How to Build a Cross Cut Sled for Your Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Cross-Cut-Sled-for-Your-Table-Saw/
How to Build a Cross Cut Sled for Your Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/BYAV/IJYUKM4M/FB4BYAVIJYUKM4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/BYAV/IJYUKM4M/FB4BYAVIJYUKM4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/BYAV/IJYUKM4M/FB4BYAVIJYUKM4M.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie hey guys! Woodworking junkie here - Not a real Junkie! I wanted to post a video on my cross cut sled. All you can say about a cross cut sled is NO SHOP IS COMPLETE WITHOUT ONE! They are great for making small square cuts in a safe way and thats just the beginning. Watch the video to learn how to mak...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 18:23:48 PST
Homemade Wooden Serving Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Serving-Tray/
Homemade Wooden Serving Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/C1SK/IK1FJ8OB/FN0C1SKIK1FJ8OB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/C1SK/IK1FJ8OB/FN0C1SKIK1FJ8OB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/C1SK/IK1FJ8OB/FN0C1SKIK1FJ8OB.SMALL.jpg VonKhris_617 This homemade serving tray consist of a plywood-constructed base and sides made of pine.
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 14:41:11 PST
How to Glue and Frame Your Puzzles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Glue-and-Frame-Your-Puzzles/
How to Glue and Frame Your Puzzles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/RV6P/IJX58634/FU4RV6PIJX58634.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/RV6P/IJX58634/FU4RV6PIJX58634.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/RV6P/IJX58634/FU4RV6PIJX58634.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie How to glue and frame your puzzles! In this video I show you how to glue up your puzzles to preserve them (the cheap way) and then make a triple frame from mohagny and walnut! fun easy project most entry level woodworkers should give a try. Have fun and be safe!
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 15:10:39 PST
Make a Farmhouse Style Kids Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Farmhouse-Style-Kids-Bed/
Make a Farmhouse Style Kids Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/I4PU/IJX57Z6E/FMII4PUIJX57Z6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/I4PU/IJX57Z6E/FMII4PUIJX57Z6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/I4PU/IJX57Z6E/FMII4PUIJX57Z6E.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie Hey guys!Iv made a video on how to make a farmhouse style bed out of 2x4 material. Its cheap, easy and alot of fun! I saved hundreds of dollers building this bed and I did it in one weekend. enjoy!
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 13:58:33 PST
Plywood Scrap Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Vase-Pencil-Holder-and-Bear/
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 07:54:02 PST
How to Make a Sliding Tray Box With Hidden Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Sliding-Tray-Box-With-Hidden-Compart/
How to Make a Sliding Tray Box With Hidden Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U9CQ/IJUAGVFE/FSLU9CQIJUAGVFE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U9CQ/IJUAGVFE/FSLU9CQIJUAGVFE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U9CQ/IJUAGVFE/FSLU9CQIJUAGVFE.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker This box has mitered corner joinery that can easily be made on the tablesaw and reinforced with splines. The inside has a top sliding tray that moves to reveal a lower tray. When all the trays are lifted out, a secret hidden compartment is revealed to hide your valuables. All these trays are lined w...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 06:01:00 PST
2x4 Desk 8ft Long! http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Desk-8ft-Long/
2x4 Desk 8ft Long! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/D43K/IJUCOSOE/F29D43KIJUCOSOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/D43K/IJUCOSOE/F29D43KIJUCOSOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/D43K/IJUCOSOE/F29D43KIJUCOSOE.SMALL.jpg SharinganSilos A new desk was a bit overdue and I took the chance to make it for the 2x4 contest.No Screw Required!It was alot of fun and took about two nights to build. Materials and Tools - Thickness Planar- Miter Saw - Electric Hand Planar - Orbital Sander - Various Sand Paper- Wood Glue (one bottle from Hom...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 21:55:57 PST
Hand Cut: How to create an elegant door handle with no power tools or fasteners http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Cut-How-to-Create-an-Elegant-Door-Handle-With/
Hand Cut: How to create an elegant door handle with no power tools or fasteners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/JBHZ/IJUCL96M/F32JBHZIJUCL96M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/JBHZ/IJUCL96M/F32JBHZIJUCL96M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/JBHZ/IJUCL96M/F32JBHZIJUCL96M.SMALL.jpg cichristy This handle was a design solution for a recently finished bench cabinet. The design of the piece had a minimalistic modern aesthetic that focused on the beauty of the solid maple's grain over polished, uninterrupted surfaces. The handle needed to be made in an unobtrusive way so as not to disrupt th...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 14:20:41 PST
Alligator from 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Alligator-From-2x4/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 13:18:50 PST
Curvy Plywood Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Curvy-Plywood-Stools/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 08:12:59 PST
Reclaimed Barn Wood Bar Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Barn-Wood-Bar-Cart/
Reclaimed Barn Wood Bar Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/9R80/IJOMSQRF/FAV9R80IJOMSQRF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/9R80/IJOMSQRF/FAV9R80IJOMSQRF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/9R80/IJOMSQRF/FAV9R80IJOMSQRF.SMALL.jpg djdannyvan This was a project I made for my parents for Christmas. All of the materials were found in an old horse barn on my brother's property. By the look of the old, square hand made nails this wood must be over 100 years old. The only thing "new" on this cart is the handle which is actually an upside down...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 09:13:41 PST
The Greatest Ring-Making Tutorial Online (Bent-Wood/Metal Hybrids) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Greatest-Ring-Making-Tutorial-Online-Bent-Wood/
The Greatest Ring-Making Tutorial Online (Bent-Wood/Metal Hybrids) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/2GK6/IJORS8ZZ/FY32GK6IJORS8ZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/2GK6/IJORS8ZZ/FY32GK6IJORS8ZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/2GK6/IJORS8ZZ/FY32GK6IJORS8ZZ.SMALL.jpg ConnorW13 Ever seen rings like these ones online? Well guess what. You're going to learn how to make one exactly like the two being held in the photo. That's what this tutorial is about! Making the recently popular wood/metal hybrid rings. This is like a bent-wood ring on steroids that won't wear out from the...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 08:14:57 PST
Simple Handbuilt Shooting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Handbuilt-Shooting-Board/
Simple Handbuilt Shooting Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/K2WB/IJOLT1TY/FFFK2WBIJOLT1TY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/K2WB/IJOLT1TY/FFFK2WBIJOLT1TY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/K2WB/IJOLT1TY/FFFK2WBIJOLT1TY.SMALL.jpg dutchhorse A shooting board is a great workbench appliance I can't live without. It allows you to square up a board using a handplane. A tool that is well adjusted is able to yield you near pinpoint-accuracy, which can really improve your woodworking projects. That sounds nice right? Let's begin. First you nee...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 11:16:14 PST
2x4 Electric Violin http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Electric-Violin/
2x4 Electric Violin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/ZH6H/IJN7F72E/FOLZH6HIJN7F72E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/ZH6H/IJN7F72E/FOLZH6HIJN7F72E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/ZH6H/IJN7F72E/FOLZH6HIJN7F72E.SMALL.jpg afryklund "You were so preoccupied with whether or not you could that you didn't stop to think if you should."That is the 2x4 electric violin in a nutshell. An affront to both 2x4s and violins alike, but not without its charm.This project actually turned out better than I had expected - I'm fairly pleased wit...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:22:48 PST
DIY Smartphone Charge Station Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-Charge-Station-Stand/
DIY Smartphone Charge Station Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/X463/IJM00D0X/FPYX463IJM00D0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/X463/IJM00D0X/FPYX463IJM00D0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/X463/IJM00D0X/FPYX463IJM00D0X.SMALL.jpg cyberminusie Hi guys this is my latest project.I built this charging station. I Hope you like it.
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 14:57:44 PST
2x4 Championship Wrestling Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Championship-Wrestling-Belt/
2x4 Championship Wrestling Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/QSIK/IJLRU4F5/FA7QSIKIJLRU4F5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/QSIK/IJLRU4F5/FA7QSIKIJLRU4F5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/QSIK/IJLRU4F5/FA7QSIKIJLRU4F5.SMALL.jpg Braxton Wirthlin In this Instructable I'll show you how to take a humble 2x4 and turn it in to a championship wrestling belt! You'll be the envy of your friends and the champion of your backyard wrestling league! Materials for this build:1. 8 foot long construction grade 2x42. Wood glue, CA (super) glue3. 4 feet wor...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 07:47:18 PST
Adding a Drawer to an IKEA Kitchen Island http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Drawer-to-an-IKEA-Kitchen-Island/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:18:44 PST
Old Record Player Coverted to a Minibar http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Record-Player-Coverted-to-a-Minibar/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 10:53:53 PST
Giant Wood Lego Man (from a Single 2x4!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Wood-Lego-Man-from-a-Single-2x4/
Giant Wood Lego Man (from a Single 2x4!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/KM24/IJEOT0ZX/FKWKM24IJEOT0ZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/KM24/IJEOT0ZX/FKWKM24IJEOT0ZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/KM24/IJEOT0ZX/FKWKM24IJEOT0ZX.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks A giant wood Lego man standing just short of 1'-3" tall (10x the size of a typical lego man!!) all made from just a single 8' long 2x4. I scaled every dimension from a typical Lego man and you can find those free plans at the link in the first step. He is a miniature version of myself, even with his...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:29:52 PST
2x4 Guitar Body Build http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Guitar-Body-Build/
2x4 Guitar Body Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/5QQY/IJIUVJWZ/FCK5QQYIJIUVJWZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/5QQY/IJIUVJWZ/FCK5QQYIJIUVJWZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/5QQY/IJIUVJWZ/FCK5QQYIJIUVJWZ.SMALL.jpg JosephR25 Hello, I saw this 2 x 4 challenge come up and used it as the excuse i needed to build my first electric guitar body. 2x4 lumber has it's value and is frequently discarded when people consider quality woodworking. I get a lot of 2x4 scrap from helping out on construction projects and it quickly becam...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 19:49:38 PST
Rustic Pallet Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Pallet-Sign/
Rustic Pallet Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/4LIK/IJD55UC2/FBP4LIKIJD55UC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/4LIK/IJD55UC2/FBP4LIKIJD55UC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/4LIK/IJD55UC2/FBP4LIKIJD55UC2.SMALL.jpg HPandLOTR I made this sign last year for a Christmas decoration. I made it out of pallet wood and used a sheet of labels to transfer an image from my printer to the board. Let's get started! Cut your pallet Disassembling a pallet is a lot of work. To save time I just used a circular saw to cut along sid...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 18:45:23 PST
New DIY Kitchen Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/New-DIY-Kitchen-Furniture/
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 06:57:39 PST
Horse Saddle Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Horse-Saddle-Stand/
Horse Saddle Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/APM9/IJD78Z0K/F43APM9IJD78Z0K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/APM9/IJD78Z0K/F43APM9IJD78Z0K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/APM9/IJD78Z0K/F43APM9IJD78Z0K.SMALL.jpg Woodworking Masterclass Love your house want to look after the saddle better. Here's an easy project that even the young risers can do for themselves, maybe with a bit of help or supervision.
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 06:48:00 PST
Love Wall Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Wall-Hanging/
Love Wall Hanging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/WW6L/IJAA71Q7/FSOWW6LIJAA71Q7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/WW6L/IJAA71Q7/FSOWW6LIJAA71Q7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/WW6L/IJAA71Q7/FSOWW6LIJAA71Q7.SMALL.jpg JayPetroff A simple wall hanging.Inspired by the LOVE I have for my wife.!! Finding Wood Wood can come from any number of sources, the wood for this came from a neighbors trash. The wood I started with was originally used as bed slats. The fiber-wood bed fell apart but the slats were 4" pine with rounded e...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:14:55 PST
The Diddley Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Diddley-Bow/
The Diddley Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/V5GK/IJ8Z8MXJ/FVEV5GKIJ8Z8MXJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/V5GK/IJ8Z8MXJ/FVEV5GKIJ8Z8MXJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/V5GK/IJ8Z8MXJ/FVEV5GKIJ8Z8MXJ.SMALL.jpg -BALES- If you've seen some of my other Instructables or Youtube videos, you may know that I build instruments from time to time ... usually snare drums, hand drums, or other percussion instruments. Some day I plan to build a custom 5 1/2 or 6 octave Marimba, but today is not that day my friends.Recently, ...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 11:25:32 PST
Bedroom Makeover: Hidden desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedroom-Makeover-Hidden-Desk/
Bedroom Makeover: Hidden desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/ET90/IJ7WTB0R/F6UET90IJ7WTB0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/ET90/IJ7WTB0R/F6UET90IJ7WTB0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/ET90/IJ7WTB0R/F6UET90IJ7WTB0R.SMALL.jpg giorgia14 Many days ago I bought my first jigsaw. I've always been fascinated by woodworking but I never had the chance to test my capabalities on this.So, going to my garage with my brand new jigsaw and happy like a child in Christmas period, I gazed around searching for old pieces of woods to destroy, ehm.....
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 10:03:27 PST
WOODEN TRICYCLE FLOWER POT STAND http://www.instructables.com/id/WOODEN-TRICYCLE-FLOWER-POT-STAND/
WOODEN TRICYCLE FLOWER POT STAND - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/H20R/IJ8X0YX0/F9TH20RIJ8X0YX0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/H20R/IJ8X0YX0/F9TH20RIJ8X0YX0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/H20R/IJ8X0YX0/F9TH20RIJ8X0YX0.SMALL.jpg mkojovic I made this wooden flower pot stand tricycle as a gift for my mother. It is made from wooden leftovers without any precise measurments. On photos I uploaded you can see some basic dimensions in centimeters and inches and shape of this little tricycle, if you decide to make 1. I just used wooden left...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 07:59:18 PST
Precision Digital Table Saw with Arduino Oversampling http://www.instructables.com/id/Precision-Digital-Table-Saw-With-Arduino-Oversampl/
Precision Digital Table Saw with Arduino Oversampling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/W8KR/IJ5TX2JS/F00W8KRIJ5TX2JS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/W8KR/IJ5TX2JS/F00W8KRIJ5TX2JS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/W8KR/IJ5TX2JS/F00W8KRIJ5TX2JS.SMALL.jpg RocketScientist A few months ago I discovered the YouTube woodworking community and the likes of Darbin Orvar and Bob Clagett. I've learned a great deal from watching their videos and I really appreciate their blend of woodworking and electronics. When I got my first 'new-to-me' table saw, I thought about how cool ...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 10:14:54 PST
DIY Mini Circular Saw for Homemade Woodworking http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-Circular-Saw-for-Homemade-Woodworking/
DIY Mini Circular Saw for Homemade Woodworking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/IGCW/IJ7WOOB9/FZ4IGCWIJ7WOOB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/IGCW/IJ7WOOB9/FZ4IGCWIJ7WOOB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/IGCW/IJ7WOOB9/FZ4IGCWIJ7WOOB9.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 My important tools for workshop or DIY amateur, is a table saw. Since I don’t have a workshop and I am not used to make big things, my perfect tool would be this saw, but very small. If we look for a small saw we’ll see that there are only two or three options in the shops, and are quite expensive. ...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 07:52:43 PST
Better Table Saw Push Stick from Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Table-Saw-Push-Stick-From-Scrap-Wood/
Better Table Saw Push Stick from Scrap Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/LKVX/IJ4KH13U/FQGLKVXIJ4KH13U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/LKVX/IJ4KH13U/FQGLKVXIJ4KH13U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/LKVX/IJ4KH13U/FQGLKVXIJ4KH13U.SMALL.jpg alansartlog You can also find all posts related to this project on my blog.I hate the basic push stick that comes with our table saw. It's uncomfortable for nearly everything but especially for smaller cuts. I was doing a project that needed long (60cm) cuts as tiny as 1cm and I was going to chop of my fingers ...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 22:56:34 PST
2x4 Contest - How to make a pair of Nesting Side Tables http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Contest-How-to-Make-a-Pair-of-Nesting-Side-Tab/
2x4 Contest - How to make a pair of Nesting Side Tables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/SCCI/IJ3GK1YB/FEBSCCIIJ3GK1YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/SCCI/IJ3GK1YB/FEBSCCIIJ3GK1YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/SCCI/IJ3GK1YB/FEBSCCIIJ3GK1YB.SMALL.jpg socialwoodworks I am always looking for an excuse use my power tools so when I was asked to participate in this 2x4 contest I was more than happy to oblige. For my submission I wanted to make a piece that required me to transform the 2x4 into something that would be hard to recognize that it was even made out of a ...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 07:42:55 PST