Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 5 Dec 2016 22:46:06 PST BLOX v1.01 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 by 50% off.So far I had cut the logs...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 22:21:46 PDT
Make an eggbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Eggbox/
Make an eggbox - 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/
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 16:15:37 PST
American Patriot Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Patriot-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/
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 20:29:09 PST
DIY Luxo Jr. Lamp (Pixar Inspired) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Luxo-Jr-Lamp-Pixar-Inspired/
DIY Luxo Jr. Lamp (Pixar Inspired) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/MD4S/IHI3QS1E/F2ZMD4SIHI3QS1E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/MD4S/IHI3QS1E/F2ZMD4SIHI3QS1E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/MD4S/IHI3QS1E/F2ZMD4SIHI3QS1E.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren I wanted to make a Pixar style lamp out of wood. It took me three attempts, but I'm happy with the result! CNC Fail I chose this project because I wanted to learn Google Sketchup. It took me about 3 days but I finally got the hang of it. Unfortunately, I couldn't get the X-Carve to cut properl...
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 10:03:18 PST
Split live edge cedar and pine box ((mostly)no power tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-live-edge-cedar-and-pine-box-mostlyno-power-/
Split live edge cedar and pine box ((mostly)no power tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/OV2A/IGV4FY92/F1POV2AIGV4FY92.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/OV2A/IGV4FY92/F1POV2AIGV4FY92.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/OV2A/IGV4FY92/F1POV2AIGV4FY92.SMALL.jpg MakeShiftMaker this is a concept i made along time ago with the split sides but i never completed it. this week i dug up the one side i had made and a handful of garden stakes to bring this old idea back from the spare parts bin. this build used approximately 20cm 2x4 40cm cedar garden stake 1 cool drift wood and ...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 01:54:06 PST
Building a Tool cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Tool-cabinet/
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Wed, 7 Oct 2015 18:50:43 PDT
How to make a tree shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-tree-shelf/
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015 04:43:29 PDT
A shelf with 1 screw http://www.instructables.com/id/A-screwless-shelf/
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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 13:44:58 PDT
workbench with reclaimed tabletop http://www.instructables.com/id/workbench-with-reclaimed-tabletop/
workbench with reclaimed tabletop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/04YY/IDZSE8IV/FOF04YYIDZSE8IV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/04YY/IDZSE8IV/FOF04YYIDZSE8IV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/04YY/IDZSE8IV/FOF04YYIDZSE8IV.SMALL.jpg maluco This is a sturdy workbench with adjustable feet using a recycled table top that can be replaced later on with something else.Why make this ? It's a lot of fun to learn, experiment with some techniques and a lot cheaper than buying one.Making it from scratch means it can done to any dimension, includ...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:58:37 PDT
Glow in the Dark & Back-lit Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-Dark-Back-lit-Sign/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:34:15 PDT
Plane your wood slabs with a Planing Sled that you build http://www.instructables.com/id/Plane-your-wood-slabs-with-a-Planing-Sled-that-you/
Plane your wood slabs with a Planing Sled that you build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/3XGZ/IDBHY07R/FAQ3XGZIDBHY07R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/3XGZ/IDBHY07R/FAQ3XGZIDBHY07R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/3XGZ/IDBHY07R/FAQ3XGZIDBHY07R.SMALL.jpg robot-six This instructable gives an overview of how to plane your wood slabs flat using a router and a Planing sled. Start with your wood slabs. Here are the two wood slabs that I want to plane flat Measure your wood slabs maximum width and length. These wood slabs are on the smallish side. So I wante...
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 10:08:37 PDT
adjustable wood sawhorse http://www.instructables.com/id/adjustable-wood-sawhorse/
adjustable wood sawhorse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi A good sawhorse is something essential in a workshop, especially if you work with wood and you often need to take outside some board or piece to cut and sand.And if you need a temporary table in the garden for barbecue and parties, these two stacking and adjustable sawhorses are the perfect support....
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 00:17:55 PDT
Turning a Camphor Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Camphor-Pen/
Turning a Camphor Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/2MPJ/IC5C3FMX/F732MPJIC5C3FMX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/2MPJ/IC5C3FMX/F732MPJIC5C3FMX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/2MPJ/IC5C3FMX/F732MPJIC5C3FMX.SMALL.jpg HPandLOTR So I am a pen turner and I'd say I'm a fairly decent one. There are many secrets to turning a pen that aren't shown in the instructions that come with your pen kit. Today I'll show you how i turned a Slimline Pen out of Camphor wood. Preparing your blanks for turning I held the brass tube up to...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:32:55 PDT
Crochet hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-hook/
Crochet hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/0L4U/IANRKH06/FVU0L4UIANRKH06.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/0L4U/IANRKH06/FVU0L4UIANRKH06.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/0L4U/IANRKH06/FVU0L4UIANRKH06.SMALL.jpg world of woodcraft I know a lot of people who crochet. So much so that a while back I decided to make my mum the best crochet hook in the world ever. This was perhaps a little foolish endeavor for a non crocheter but allowed me to do a lot of geeky research and experiments.I documented my research at the time on the F...
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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/
Hanging camera slider with arm extension - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/7CU0/I9QWJTI2/FHZ7CU0I9QWJTI2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/7CU0/I9QWJTI2/FHZ7CU0I9QWJTI2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/7CU0/I9QWJTI2/FHZ7CU0I9QWJTI2.SMALL.jpg tlee2 This is my camera setup for my workshop. Its so versatile and covers nearly every shot that I need. The camera is mounted onto an old adjustable lamp arm which slides along a track that is mounted to a beam in the ceiling. This setup is quite specific to my workshop layout but hopefully this gives y...
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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/
Contractor Saw Dust Collection - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/5GEX/I9EOQZ0V/F9W5GEXI9EOQZ0V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/5GEX/I9EOQZ0V/F9W5GEXI9EOQZ0V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/5GEX/I9EOQZ0V/F9W5GEXI9EOQZ0V.SMALL.jpg TheWoodfather Ugh. Dust, amirite?My shopvac isn’t very high quality and a proper dust collection system is a long way off for me, but I’m sick of tasting pine with my evening meal. And I can’t leave anything in my shop without a thick coating of dust forming on it. I left my bike in the shop while I made a few cu...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 16:39:49 PDT
bamboo wine holder http://www.instructables.com/id/bamboo-wine-holder/
bamboo wine holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/VO1L/I84B924L/F7WVO1LI84B924L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/VO1L/I84B924L/F7WVO1LI84B924L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/VO1L/I84B924L/F7WVO1LI84B924L.SMALL.jpg sakwijaya lets make bamboo wine holder without glue Tools and Material Tools :- saw- axe- sandpaper - carver- brush- glasses- Furnish- hammerMaterials :-bamboo Making main body holder the making of main body holder (wine body holder) main body holder size : 30 cm x 12 cmuse sandpaper cc320cw for the tu...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 08:45:04 PDT
Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stand-7/
Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/3T5T/I7MY8W0V/FFZ3T5TI7MY8W0V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/3T5T/I7MY8W0V/FFZ3T5TI7MY8W0V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/3T5T/I7MY8W0V/FFZ3T5TI7MY8W0V.SMALL.jpg babou76 Hello everybody,Actually I learn cabinet-maker. For my first instructable I build a laptop stand for desk. It's better when you work with paper and cooled fast the laptop. I took pictures for steps. It's my first try for the dimension, they can be optimized. I hope that my model will inspire readers...
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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/
12 Awesome Hot Glue Hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/FLYR/I4PHKBHW/F0UFLYRI4PHKBHW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/FLYR/I4PHKBHW/F0UFLYRI4PHKBHW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/FLYR/I4PHKBHW/F0UFLYRI4PHKBHW.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar The hot glue gun is a really cool tool to have in any workshop. No matter whether you need instant holding power, insulation, or the properties of soft plastic, the hot glue gun is one practical tool to have at your disposal. Let's take a look at a couple of different interesting ways to use the hot...
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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/
one hand bottle opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/C001/I70B0W2B/FAUC001I70B0W2B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/C001/I70B0W2B/FAUC001I70B0W2B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/C001/I70B0W2B/FAUC001I70B0W2B.SMALL.jpg StephanP1 This bottle opener works better than any other bottle opener I know. Cut a piece of scrap wood the dimension doesn't matter Round the edges if you don't have a router, use sandaper Cut it in length ca. 10cm Drill a hole to avoid splintering Sanding sanding, sanding ... Nailing a n...
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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/
Create your own acorn necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/SMW7/I6YLT3Y1/FANSMW7I6YLT3Y1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/SMW7/I6YLT3Y1/FANSMW7I6YLT3Y1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/SMW7/I6YLT3Y1/FANSMW7I6YLT3Y1.SMALL.jpg Amaries Although it’s almost spring here in Nothern Europe I am going to show you how to make a beautiful acorn pendant. I love the combination of walnut or other dark sorts of wood with oak and this is my favorite necklace. I hope it will be yours too. Some more pictures Materials I don’t have a bi...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 02:05:45 PST