Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:36:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Super Bright Tunable Led Light Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Bright-Tunable-Led-Light-Panels/
Super Bright Tunable Led Light Panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/NCBU/J0IEL853/F0KNCBUJ0IEL853.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/NCBU/J0IEL853/F0KNCBUJ0IEL853.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/NCBU/J0IEL853/F0KNCBUJ0IEL853.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar These super bright LED light panels are tunable, so they can go from about 3500 to 6000 kelvin. That means that you can create just the right color temperature you want for the specific setting and time of day. For this build I'm using MDF to create the panels and two different colored LED strips to...
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:09:47 PDT
Sturdy Bar Counter With LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Sturdy-Bar-Counter-With-LED-Lights/
Sturdy Bar Counter With LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SMALL.jpg Darthorso Facebook: visit my new page WoodenBear! :)A friend of mine wants to buy a cool beer dispenser for his man-cave, and ask me to build a full bar counter to go with it. Since we are two little kids in the body of adults, we obviously started to project it like an indestructible fortress with lights and...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 19:48:06 PDT
DIY Zero Clearance Table Saw Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Zero-Clearance-Table-Saw-Insert/
DIY Zero Clearance Table Saw Insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/Y6VO/J02QKAA0/F9ZY6VOJ02QKAA0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/Y6VO/J02QKAA0/F9ZY6VOJ02QKAA0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/Y6VO/J02QKAA0/F9ZY6VOJ02QKAA0.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Making thin cuts on your table saw requires a zero clearance insert so that the stock doesn't get pulled into the table saw after cutting. Most table saws have an insert that's good for a most applications: it can accommodate the blade at full height, at any angle, and has space around the blade tha...
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 12:31:37 PST
How To Make a Watch Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Watch-Stand/
How To Make a Watch Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/ZMGF/IZ6CT47D/FT2ZMGFIZ6CT47D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/ZMGF/IZ6CT47D/FT2ZMGFIZ6CT47D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/ZMGF/IZ6CT47D/FT2ZMGFIZ6CT47D.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop What is up everybody, In this tutorial I am gonna to show you how to make this simple wooden-brass watch stand that can hold up to 5 watches at a time.If you want the plans for this build comment down below and I will send the drawings. Design in solidworks Wodworking For this build you are g...
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:35:03 PST
Adjustable Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Shelf/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:57:11 PST
6 Workshop Machine Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Workshop-Machine-Tips/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:28:11 PST
The Reclaimed Pallet Pens http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Reclaimed-Pallet-Pens/
The Reclaimed Pallet Pens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7WIG/IYV9F2VS/FO17WIGIYV9F2VS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7WIG/IYV9F2VS/FO17WIGIYV9F2VS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7WIG/IYV9F2VS/FO17WIGIYV9F2VS.SMALL.jpg -BALES- **If you like this project, please vote for it in the Trash To Treasure, Build A Tool, and Valentine's Day Contests!**The challenge set forth unto me ... make a pen without a lathe, which works out nicely since I don't have a lathe. I also don't have any pen kits.My immediate thought was to make a ...
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Wed, 8 Feb 2017 08:11:14 PST
Wooden Atlanta Falcons Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Atlanta-Falcons-Logo/
Wooden Atlanta Falcons Logo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/OPO9/IYLZPRW8/FZKOPO9IYLZPRW8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/OPO9/IYLZPRW8/FZKOPO9IYLZPRW8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/OPO9/IYLZPRW8/FZKOPO9IYLZPRW8.SMALL.jpg TheCarmichaelWorkshop The Atlanta Falcons are going to win Superbowl LI! At least I hope they do. I was born in Atlanta in 1967, two years after the Atlanta Falcons. I've watched other teams with the Superbowl all of my life. It's time for them to win one. I made this Atlanta Falcons logo out of wood using my scroll...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 13:09:21 PST
How to Make a Simple Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Box-2/
How to Make a Simple Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/RYDD/IY3CURRD/FY2RYDDIY3CURRD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/RYDD/IY3CURRD/FY2RYDDIY3CURRD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/RYDD/IY3CURRD/FY2RYDDIY3CURRD.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words and process photos: David Lim Being precious with all the left over timber from furniture making, I took up the craft of pen turning, transforming offcuts into individual handmade writing instruments. When giving pens as gifts, the ‘tradition’ has been to present them with one of the many m...
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:59:10 PST
How to Make Handsaws http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Handsaws/
How to Make Handsaws - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/FGJW/IY0FZL84/FWRFGJWIY0FZL84.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/FGJW/IY0FZL84/FWRFGJWIY0FZL84.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/FGJW/IY0FZL84/FWRFGJWIY0FZL84.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words and photos: Ian WilkieA surprising number of decent old saws still circulate on the secondhand market, and usually a little bit of attention will bring them back to life. There are now also boutique sawmakers that offer a range of models to choose from, so why would anyone contemplate makin...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:47:17 PST
The Layered Sheet Metal Snare Drum http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Layered-Sheet-Metal-Snare-Drum/
The Layered Sheet Metal Snare Drum - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/ILNJ/IXUQBIL5/F4FILNJIXUQBIL5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/ILNJ/IXUQBIL5/F4FILNJIXUQBIL5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/ILNJ/IXUQBIL5/F4FILNJIXUQBIL5.SMALL.jpg -BALES- I can't pinpoint exactly why, but I really like the look metal and rivets ... it just resonates with me. Two examples which immediately come to mind are the P-51 Mustang Figher and the Airstream trailer.The P-51 with it's flush mounted panels and rivet lines on either side.The Airstream with it's o...
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:19:44 PST
How to use a Router planer & Surfacing Jig to thickness & flatten rough sawn timber or Thick lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Router-Planer-Surfacing-Jig-to-Thickn/
How to use a Router planer & Surfacing Jig to thickness & flatten rough sawn timber or Thick lumber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/4MZF/IXQFT8JS/FQN4MZFIXQFT8JS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/4MZF/IXQFT8JS/FQN4MZFIXQFT8JS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/4MZF/IXQFT8JS/FQN4MZFIXQFT8JS.SMALL.jpg Richard Morley - BrainfizzUK Using a router as a thicknesses or surfacing machine is a VERY cost effective alternative to a large stationary machine. Not only is it probably a tool you already have, it takes up very little space compared to a planer/thicknesser. and it is not limited but the size of the machine (every tried to ...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 05:13:46 PST
Taj mahal: gift for lovers http://www.instructables.com/id/Taj-Mahal-Gift-for-Lovers/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 06:42:12 PST
Wooden Cufflinks With Rustic Display Stand From Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cufflinks-With-Rustic-Display-Stand-From-Re/
Wooden Cufflinks With Rustic Display Stand From Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/VLTF/IXAPZI4S/FMYVLTFIXAPZI4S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/VLTF/IXAPZI4S/FMYVLTFIXAPZI4S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/VLTF/IXAPZI4S/FMYVLTFIXAPZI4S.SMALL.jpg andii Cufflinks make the perfect gift for the french cuff wearing men and women in your life. They are also a great project to sell on etsy (: This season I made three pairs as Christmas presents for my father, brother in law and father in law and all gifts were very well received (:In this instructable I...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 22:18:02 PST
The Kids' Toolbox Build Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Kids-Toolbox-Build-Kit/
The Kids' Toolbox Build Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/PXK0/IX6G0Y5P/FSAPXK0IX6G0Y5P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/PXK0/IX6G0Y5P/FSAPXK0IX6G0Y5P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/PXK0/IX6G0Y5P/FSAPXK0IX6G0Y5P.SMALL.jpg -BALES- I have a few friends with young children who, "want to help Dad fix stuff" around the house. They even have their own "tools," so it's only fitting that they should have their own toolbox. However, instead of giving them a finished toolbox, I decided to give them a toolbox kit ... which they can t...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 07:56:05 PST
Hexagonal Picture Frame Wedding Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexagonal-Picture-Frame-Wedding-Gift/
Hexagonal Picture Frame Wedding Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/MGNH/IX6FYF29/FS2MGNHIX6FYF29.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/MGNH/IX6FYF29/FS2MGNHIX6FYF29.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/MGNH/IX6FYF29/FS2MGNHIX6FYF29.SMALL.jpg KellenHillman My only sister got married in January of 2016 so I decided to make her and my brother-in-law a hardwood picture frame as a wedding gift. This 6 month project turned into a 10 month project due to balancing work, friends, and free time. This is the largest wood project I have undertaken and certainly...
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 17:25:29 PST
The Calvin and Hobbes Snowmen http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Calvin-and-Hobbes-Snowmen/
The Calvin and Hobbes Snowmen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SMALL.jpg -BALES- **If you like this project, please vote for it in the Epilog VIII and Homemade Gifts Contests!**Holiday decorations are not my thing, but if I'm going to make them ... they are going to be a bit macabre.Growing up in the 80s meant that Calvin and Hobbes were part of my Sunday comic review, as well a...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 08:02:27 PST
How to Make a Utility Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Utility-Coffee-Table/
How to Make a Utility Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XW7K/IWQVA33M/FS1XW7KIWQVA33M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XW7K/IWQVA33M/FS1XW7KIWQVA33M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XW7K/IWQVA33M/FS1XW7KIWQVA33M.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words and photos: Frank WiesnerOne of the many problems facing the furniture maker is designing. It is just as important to be able to design well as it is to make well. You can always go and learn about it, and that can be a lot of fun, but unless you are entering a competition most people just ...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 17:18:01 PST
Reclaimed Pintail Lath Long Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Pintail-Lath-Long-Board/
Reclaimed Pintail Lath Long Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/ZFBV/IWMQTD60/F7FZFBVIWMQTD60.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/ZFBV/IWMQTD60/F7FZFBVIWMQTD60.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/ZFBV/IWMQTD60/F7FZFBVIWMQTD60.SMALL.jpg rybakwoodworking Row homes built in Baltimore City in the early 1900's utilized lath (thin, narrow strips of straight-grained wood) and plaster to cover the walls and ceilings inside the homes.Most new row home owners choose to pull down the plaster and lath in order to expose the beautiful brick that lay behind i...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 19:42:07 PST
Fun With Wood Veneer! - 4 Way Book Match http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-With-Wood-Veneer-4-Way-Book-Match/
Fun With Wood Veneer! - 4 Way Book Match - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/W8GF/IWH39738/F9QW8GFIWH39738.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/W8GF/IWH39738/F9QW8GFIWH39738.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/W8GF/IWH39738/F9QW8GFIWH39738.SMALL.jpg Charlie Kocourek The fun really kicks in when you start book matching veneer! Make your own 4-Way Book Matched panel with Walnut Burl veneer, or ANY kind of veneer for that matter. This technique is much easier than you think and you don't need a lot of fancy tools either!Materials needed: 4 consecutive sheets of ...
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:53:42 PST
Make a Wooden Toy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wooden-Toy-Car/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 09:20:52 PST
How to Make Parquetry Wood Brooches http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Parquetry-Wood-Brooches/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 15:42:11 PST
Bandsaw Jig to Cut Log Slices - Laser Engraved Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Jig-to-Cut-Log-Slices-Laser-Engraved-Logo/
Bandsaw Jig to Cut Log Slices - Laser Engraved Logo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/HM19/IVA4LIDU/FQHHM19IVA4LIDU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/HM19/IVA4LIDU/FQHHM19IVA4LIDU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/HM19/IVA4LIDU/FQHHM19IVA4LIDU.SMALL.jpg Humus Workshop A friend asked me these log slices to use as Christmas ornaments and I took the opportunity to release the laser to engrave my logo. By the way, if you like this laser machine, I've share a link on the video description and at the end of this post to get a coupon 50% off.So far I had cut the logs by...
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 01:26:06 PST
Christmas Ornament, Inside Out Turning http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Ornament-Inside-Out-Turning/
Christmas Ornament, Inside Out Turning - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VXEE/IUSLZAET/FD9VXEEIUSLZAET.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VXEE/IUSLZAET/FD9VXEEIUSLZAET.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VXEE/IUSLZAET/FD9VXEEIUSLZAET.SMALL.jpg Big Nick 1967 As the silly season is almost upon us , I thought it wood be a go idea to try my hand at turning an ornament on the lathe .Starting by ripping down some scrap pine to 4 lengths by 25 mm x 25mm. They were held together with hot glue and the inside was turn . Next the 4 blanks where pull apart and g...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 06:16:36 PDT
Turning & Carving a Burl Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-Carving-a-Burl-Bowl/
Turning & Carving a Burl Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7CM4/IUOI97CZ/FIT7CM4IUOI97CZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7CM4/IUOI97CZ/FIT7CM4IUOI97CZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7CM4/IUOI97CZ/FIT7CM4IUOI97CZ.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words: Neil Turner Photos: Suellen TurnerLiving in Western Australia I’ve been lucky to have ready access to some amazing burl timbers. The injuries or insect infestations that can cause the round knobbly growths you sometimes see on trees are good luck for woodturners because of the amazingly f...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:15:31 PDT
How to Make a Japanese Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Japanese-Puzzle/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:54:55 PDT
How to make a table saw - Making the Fence http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Table-Saw-Making-the-Fence/
How to make a table saw - Making the Fence - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/CACY/IUOI481D/FAMCACYIUOI481D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/CACY/IUOI481D/FAMCACYIUOI481D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/CACY/IUOI481D/FAMCACYIUOI481D.SMALL.jpg VMH0307 Hello Everybody!I would like to continue the series How to make a table saws with Make a Fence for Table saw.Previous article related to making the table saw, you can see at the following link:How to make a table saw - Part 1How to make a table saw - Part 2I would like to share the video describes t...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:34:58 PDT
Shipping Pallet Nightstand with Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Shipping-Pallet-Nightstand-With-Charging-Station/
Shipping Pallet Nightstand with Charging Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/8MW6/IUG0ODEQ/FC68MW6IUG0ODEQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/8MW6/IUG0ODEQ/FC68MW6IUG0ODEQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/8MW6/IUG0ODEQ/FC68MW6IUG0ODEQ.SMALL.jpg victorginsburg We are four 11th graders at the Workshop School in West Philadelphia. We created a nightstand out of a shipping pallet for a school project. It has a power strip attached so that you can charge your phone or plug a lamp directly into the nightstand. Our school is project-based with an emphasis on bu...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 03:55:19 PDT
Five Cardboard Hacks - Woodworking & Plastic Bag Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Five-Cardboard-Hacks-Woodworking-Plastic-Bag-Stora/
Five Cardboard Hacks - Woodworking & Plastic Bag Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2P46/ISCBGEQY/FFG2P46ISCBGEQY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2P46/ISCBGEQY/FFG2P46ISCBGEQY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2P46/ISCBGEQY/FFG2P46ISCBGEQY.SMALL.jpg WelchWoodWorks I use cardboard in my wood shop to protect my work surfaces; to collect plastic or wood shavings from the lathe; to produce a test runs on my laser engraver. These hacks saves me both time and money. Most of my cardboard is source via dinner purchases from my favorite pizza store, however, at Chri...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 08:41:41 PDT
Slice of Wood Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Slice-of-Wood-Night-Light/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:01:28 PDT
Lightweight Portable Table-Top Artists Easel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Large-Lightweight-Portable-Table-to/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:59:54 PDT
SmartJointer: fully automatic SmartMini-based box jointer http://www.instructables.com/id/SmartJointer-Full-Automatic-SmartMini-based-Box-Jo/
SmartJointer: fully automatic SmartMini-based box jointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/NDJO/IRU9QYF3/F05NDJOIRU9QYF3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/NDJO/IRU9QYF3/F05NDJOIRU9QYF3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/NDJO/IRU9QYF3/F05NDJOIRU9QYF3.SMALL.jpg trusley_mike This is part two of two parts about SmartJointer - an easy-to-assemble CNC box ("finger") jointer controlled by SmartMini.Please click here for part one.This Instructable converts SmartJointer for fully automatic operation.SmartJointer is a an easy-to-assemble CNC box ("finger") jointer controlled b...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 02:48:37 PDT
SmartJointer: SmartMini/Arduino controlled box jointer http://www.instructables.com/id/SmartJointer-SmartMiniArduino-Controlled-Box-Joint/
SmartJointer: SmartMini/Arduino controlled box jointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/T7AC/IRU9QYCW/FUST7ACIRU9QYCW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/T7AC/IRU9QYCW/FUST7ACIRU9QYCW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/T7AC/IRU9QYCW/FUST7ACIRU9QYCW.SMALL.jpg trusley_mike This is part one of two parts about SmartJointer - an easy-to-assemble CNC box ("finger") jointer controlled by SmartMini.Please click here for part two.No PC or mains power supply is required to operate SmartJointer in the workshop.The jointer is built from 9mm plywood and softwood plus mechanical ...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 06:24:49 PDT
DIY From Dog House to Chicken Coop http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-From-Dog-House-to-Chicken-Coop/
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 18:35:37 PDT
How to Make a Coffin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Coffin/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:51:13 PDT
Drum Sanding Table for the Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Drum-Sanding-Table-for-the-Drill-Press/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:31:19 PDT
Sandpaper Disc Storage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandpaper-Disc-Storage-Rack/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:34:35 PDT
Off-surface shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-surface-Shelf/
Off-surface shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/QB5T/IP74QUNM/FLFQB5TIP74QUNM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/QB5T/IP74QUNM/FLFQB5TIP74QUNM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/QB5T/IP74QUNM/FLFQB5TIP74QUNM.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hi everyone, here's another fun easy to make project. In this project we will be making a small useful off-surface shelf with our own touch. All we need is a basic 2D designing skills. So, lets get started. ---------------------------------------------مقدمةفي هذا الدرس سوف نقوم بعمل حامل للمصحف عن ط...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 03:44:35 PDT
Flattening a Slab on my Bench with a Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Flattening-a-Slab-on-My-Bench-With-a-Router/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 17:01:31 PDT
How to Make a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Box/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 23:27:31 PDT
Featured Author: Kludge77 http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-Kludge77/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Q03U/INU1G1J4/F7TQ03UINU1G1J4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Q03U/INU1G1J4/F7TQ03UINU1G1J4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Q03U/INU1G1J4/F7TQ03UINU1G1J4.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins Peter Brown, better known on Instructables as Kludge77, is a woodworker and self-proclaimed “computer geek." He originally joined Instructables on a whim, posting a project and YouTube video here and there. After picking up followers and winning contests, he has become one of our regular authors....
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Fri, 6 May 2016 13:36:36 PDT
Rocket Ship, DIY Home Decor / Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocket-Ship-DIY-Home-Decor-Toy/
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Thu, 5 May 2016 16:05:23 PDT
Wood Veneer Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Veneer-Rose/
Wood Veneer Rose - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/3561/INKJMCX4/FF43561INKJMCX4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/3561/INKJMCX4/FF43561INKJMCX4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/3561/INKJMCX4/FF43561INKJMCX4.SMALL.jpg geekbuilders This project works well as a gift for valentines, mother's day, or for a special loved one. It takes some patience, but yields a beautiful result. you can also watch a video of the rose being made along with the steps outlined here. Enjoy! Create the Form The first step in the process is to creat...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 22:21:46 PDT
Make an egg box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Eggbox/
Make an egg box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/4YUE/IM80SKRU/FNL4YUEIM80SKRU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/4YUE/IM80SKRU/FNL4YUEIM80SKRU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/4YUE/IM80SKRU/FNL4YUEIM80SKRU.SMALL.jpg Amaries “It’s springtime, the season when eggs traditionally get their moment of glory” so I made an eggbox. I hope you get inspired and if you don’t want to make an egg you can always eat one. How it got started I turned this egg last week and found the result pretty boring. I wanted it to paint the egg...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 15:00:53 PDT
Portable Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Workshop/
Portable Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/29K4/IL5J6YJK/FC029K4IL5J6YJK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/29K4/IL5J6YJK/FC029K4IL5J6YJK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/29K4/IL5J6YJK/FC029K4IL5J6YJK.SMALL.jpg Paoson Woodwork A Portable Workshop for those of you that don't have much space or a compact cabinet you can carry all your stuff to work in other locations.I wanted it to keep it as small as possible for those of you that don't have much space or your car and tools share the same place. It has wheels so it can be ...
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 16:15:37 PST
American Patriot Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Patriot-Pen/
American Patriot Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/S49B/IL17PVEH/FYFS49BIL17PVEH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/S49B/IL17PVEH/FYFS49BIL17PVEH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/S49B/IL17PVEH/FYFS49BIL17PVEH.SMALL.jpg HPandLOTR I turned this slimline pen from stars and stripes blanks and I'll show you how I did it. Cutting and Drilling your Blanks I purchased a stars blank and a stripes blank from Packard Woodworks (though you can buy them at a lot of other woodturning stores). I also bought a chrome fancy slimline pen...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 19:03:14 PST
Organize Your Shop with French Cleat Tool Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Organize-Your-Shop-With-French-Cleat-Tool-Storage/
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 20:07:38 PST
Fold Down Work Table for X-Carve CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Down-Work-Table-for-X-Carve-CNC-Machine/
Fold Down Work Table for X-Carve CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/J4GQ/IJ0EERF7/FRDJ4GQIJ0EERF7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/J4GQ/IJ0EERF7/FRDJ4GQIJ0EERF7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/J4GQ/IJ0EERF7/FRDJ4GQIJ0EERF7.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery I love making things, as I'm sure you do too. My work space is small though, just a 12ft x 8ft shed. I have to make the most of the space I have so I designed this fold down table to house my X-Carve CNC machine.If you would like to watch me make it, I have a video on my YouTube channel here: Materi...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 13:51:00 PST
More than just a lumber cart http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Than-Just-a-Lumber-Cart/
More than just a lumber cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/WKJR/IICCRRLU/FFAWKJRIICCRRLU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/WKJR/IICCRRLU/FFAWKJRIICCRRLU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/WKJR/IICCRRLU/FFAWKJRIICCRRLU.SMALL.jpg Moy perez woodshop A mobil cart to hold anything from small cutoffs to larger pieces of lumber. It also includes plenty of storage drawers and a clamp rack. Tools needed and materials Tools needed*Mitersaw or circular saw*Reciprocating saw or hacksaw*Drill press or hand drill*sander*Bandsaw or jigsaw*Brad nailer an...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:38:22 PST
Simple Dorm Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dorm-Table/
Simple Dorm Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/7M9U/II4WMERF/F1Z7M9UII4WMERF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/7M9U/II4WMERF/F1Z7M9UII4WMERF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/7M9U/II4WMERF/F1Z7M9UII4WMERF.SMALL.jpg ttj54020 The object of this project was to create a simple table to be used from a futon or couch for college course work. The budget was set at $10 for lumber. This makes a great inexpensive gift for college students! Materials To complete this instructable you will need:2 - 2x4's 8 feet (we will only ...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 20:29:09 PST