Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:02:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 A New Hobby/Woodwork/Project Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/A-New-HobbyWoodworkProject-Shed/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 22:01:29 PDT
Crochet hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-hook/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 11:18:41 PDT
Abstract Wood Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Abstract-Wood-Wall-Art/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 00:45:02 PDT
Hanging camera slider with arm extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-camera-slider-with-arm-extension/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 23:15:02 PDT
Make Your Irwin Clamps Longer - For Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Irwin-Clamps-Longer-For-Free/
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Tue, 12 May 2015 12:32:35 PDT
Contractor Saw Dust Collection http://www.instructables.com/id/Contractor-Saw-Dust-Collection/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 16:39:49 PDT
bamboo wine holder http://www.instructables.com/id/bamboo-wine-holder/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 08:45:04 PDT
Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stand-7/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:30:00 PDT
12 Awesome Hot Glue Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Awesome-Hot-Glue-Hacks/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 15:06:09 PST
one hand bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/one-hand-bottle-opener/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 16:27:31 PDT
Create your own acorn necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-acorn-necklace/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 02:05:45 PST
Simple Sturdy Low Cost Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sturdy-Low-Cost-Furniture/
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 02:46:50 PST
C-Clamp iPhone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/C-Clamp-iPhone-Stand/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:44:54 PST
Tablesaw Outfeed Support Workstation with Aux Fence & Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-a-Nissan-Frontier-Bed-Rail-System-o/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 13:56:22 PST
The Camera Track and Boom System http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Camera-Track-and-Boom-System/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:33:04 PST
Wooden iPhone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-iPhone-Case/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:51:19 PDT
scrap ends table http://www.instructables.com/id/scrap-ends-table/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:42:23 PDT
Trailer Trolley http://www.instructables.com/id/Trailer-Trolley/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:16:17 PDT
Prensas para carpintería http://www.instructables.com/id/Abrazaderas-para-trabajar-la-madera/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:02:24 PDT
A Chair for the Great Outdoors http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Chair-for-the-Great-Outdoors/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 08:41:13 PDT
3D Wooden Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Wooden-Portrait/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 08:44:54 PDT
DIY Wooden sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-sunglasses/
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:25:50 PDT
Wood drill bits made of a spoke http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-drill-bits-made-of-a-spoke/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 07:54:30 PST
ShopTent: collapsible dust-free storage for garage workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/ShopTent-collapsible-dust-free-storage-for-garage-/
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 10:28:27 PST
DIY Bench Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bench-Cookies/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 11:57:16 PST
DIY Tools Crate | Wood working and just a fun project http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tools-Crate-Wood-working-and-just-a-fun-projec/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 19:24:14 PST
Wine barrel into a wine rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-barrel-into-a-wine-rack/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 09:19:05 PST
Building a yew coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-yew-coffee-table/
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 03:29:04 PST
Make a Custom Knife Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-custom-Knife-Handle/
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 14:42:27 PST
How I build interior doors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-build-interior-doors/
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Wed, 4 Dec 2013 12:55:15 PST
Build a Woodworker's Toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Woodworkers-Toolbox/
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 13:49:03 PDT
Make a cabinet using dovetails http://www.instructables.com/id/Cabinet-Making-Projects-Dovetails/
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By: MyHobbyStore

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Fri, 30 Aug 2013 08:16:32 PDT
Garbage Can Dremel Router Table Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Garbage-Can-Dremel-Router-Table/
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By: klee27x

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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 04:05:03 PDT
Rough wood: Milling it square & fixing defects - made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Rough-wood-Milling-it-square-fixing-defects-m/
Rough wood: Milling it square & fixing defects - made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/AZFH/HH2VFLZ1/FCVAZFHHH2VFLZ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/AZFH/HH2VFLZ1/FCVAZFHHH2VFLZ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/AZFH/HH2VFLZ1/FCVAZFHHH2VFLZ1.SMALL.jpg workislove I start most of my woodwork using rough cut and reclaimed wood. In addition to being cheaper and having more variety, I love rough wood because it's fun transforming messy, plain looking boards into beautiful objects. But before any of that can happen, I have to get the boards flat, straight and squ...
By: workislove

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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 02:31:26 PDT
Resaw wood on the bandsaw and table saw - Made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Resaw-wood-on-the-bandsaw-and-table-saw/
Resaw wood on the bandsaw and table saw - Made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/WTTN/HH2W0E7Y/F8QWTTNHH2W0E7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/WTTN/HH2W0E7Y/F8QWTTNHH2W0E7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/WTTN/HH2W0E7Y/F8QWTTNHH2W0E7Y.SMALL.jpg workislove Resawing is a very useful skill to have in the wood shop, it's a fundamental type of cut, just like ripping or cross-cutting, but instead of cutting a board to length or width, resawing is cutting a board to thickness. This allows one to get multiple thin boards out of one larger, thicker piece of w...
By: workislove

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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 01:54:16 PDT
Featherboard Evolution http://www.instructables.com/id/Featherboard-Evolution/
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By: flavrt

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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 14:58:53 PDT
My version of a Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/My-version-of-a-Saw-Table/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 00:25:35 PST
how to build a dolly/shop-companion! http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-build-a-dollyshop-companion/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 15:52:58 PST
How to Build an Octagonal Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-Octagonal-Deck/
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By: cobourgdave

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Sat, 26 Nov 2011 08:25:44 PST
Cyclonic Dirt Separator Using Off the Shelf Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyclonic-Dirt-Separator-Using-Off-the-Shelf-Parts/
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By: RangerJ

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Thu, 22 Sep 2011 20:39:06 PDT
CD case storage for router & drill bits http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-case-storage-for-router-drill-bits/
CD case storage for router & drill bits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/9JP5/GQB4YCUI/FFV9JP5GQB4YCUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/9JP5/GQB4YCUI/FFV9JP5GQB4YCUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/9JP5/GQB4YCUI/FFV9JP5GQB4YCUI.SMALL.jpg vicbab Reuse empty CD cases to store router and drill bits in your workshop Cutting the circle I cut the circle on my  table saw. Do this at your own risk as the table saw is a dangerous tool.. There are videos in youtube showing how to do this but anyway  I'm uploading my photos here. I started nailing...
By: vicbab

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Mon, 25 Jul 2011 19:55:32 PDT
Free Stealth Piano Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Stealth-Apartment-Workbench/
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By: phish814

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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 19:19:21 PDT
The Smallest Workshop in the World http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Smallest-Workshop-in-the-World/
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By: Steliart - Stelios LA Stavrinides

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Sat, 24 Apr 2010 13:37:37 PDT