Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - workshop http://www.instructables.com Sun, 1 May 2016 04:49:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 **Tutorial** Beginner's Guide to Pen Finishes . * http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Beginners-Guide-to-Pen-Finishes-/
**Tutorial** Beginner's Guide to Pen Finishes . * - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/IBWR/INI7SR25/FM1IBWRINI7SR25.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/IBWR/INI7SR25/FM1IBWRINI7SR25.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/IBWR/INI7SR25/FM1IBWRINI7SR25.SMALL.jpg Chris Martin Woodworking Basic beginners guide tutorial for using C.A. In this video I go over my methods of using C.a and layering of C.a. glue. You will see me demonstrate wet sanding, layering, and then finish with a plastics polish if needed.
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 20:08:41 PDT
How to Make a Three-Legged Wooden Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Three-Legged-Wooden-Stool/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 23:37:04 PDT
Wood Veneer Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Veneer-Rose/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 22:21:46 PDT
Banksia Pod Bottle Stopper Turned on a Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Banksia-Pod-Bottle-Stopper-Turned-on-a-Lathe/
Banksia Pod Bottle Stopper Turned on a Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/HYOY/IN967A11/FS3HYOYIN967A11.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/HYOY/IN967A11/FS3HYOYIN967A11.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/HYOY/IN967A11/FS3HYOYIN967A11.SMALL.jpg Chris Martin Woodworking Banksia Pod Bottle Stopper turned on a wood lathe using traditional gouges , But this would be a fine time to break out the carbides.First step is to trim both ends on bandsaw , Next lock it up between centers on a lathe the tru it up. " Get it Round. " Part it in have and rechuck it to the lathe th...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 12:51:45 PDT
Serving Tray ( Challenge Build ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Serving-Tray-Challenge-Build-/
Serving Tray ( Challenge Build ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/71N0/IN7OQPMN/FXC71N0IN7OQPMN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/71N0/IN7OQPMN/FXC71N0IN7OQPMN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/71N0/IN7OQPMN/FXC71N0IN7OQPMN.SMALL.jpg Chris Martin Woodworking Here you will see me man handling a tree , Trimming to down with a chainsaw. Milling the log to workable lumber into boards using : Band saw , Jointer , Thickness planer Very short duration of air drying... My project Build is to make a primitive Amish / butler serving tray. Tools used are Tablesaw ...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 23:15:37 PDT
Three Ways to Saw Straight with a Handsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Ways-to-Saw-Straight-With-a-Handsaw/
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 22:37:54 PDT
Make an eggbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Eggbox/
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 15:00:53 PDT
Wooden Tube (long) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Tube-long/
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 09:58:09 PST
Magnetic Checkerboard Concept: http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Checkerboard-Concept/
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 20:39:54 PST
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
Deskdown, a hidden computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Deskdown-a-Hidden-Computer/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 13:56:01 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
A Hammer for Jacob http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Hammer-for-Jacob/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 12:41:28 PST
Arcon para herramientas con madera de palet - Tool chest with palet wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Arcon-Para-Herramientas-Con-Madera-De-Palet-Tool-C/
Arcon para herramientas con madera de palet - Tool chest with palet wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/2YP3/IK77FQ6V/FZJ2YP3IK77FQ6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/2YP3/IK77FQ6V/FZJ2YP3IK77FQ6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/2YP3/IK77FQ6V/FZJ2YP3IK77FQ6V.SMALL.jpg Patxi Alai Este es el tipico trabajo que le gusta hacer a todo el mundo. Su propio arcon de herramientas. Esta hecho con madera de palet, y las tablas han sido desmontadas, cepilladas y lijadas a mano, casi en su totalidad. La razon es que en el garaje donde lo hice no hay electricidad, aunque al final le coge...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 11:42:33 PST
Fold Down Work Table for X-Carve CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Down-Work-Table-for-X-Carve-CNC-Machine/
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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/
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:38:22 PST
BSB Paracord Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/BSB-Paracord-Jig/
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 10:36:13 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/
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 10:03:18 PST
Planter Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-Box-2/
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Thu, 19 Nov 2015 15:40:42 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/OV2A/IGV4FY92/F1POV2AIGV4FY92.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/OV2A/IGV4FY92/F1POV2AIGV4FY92.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/OV2A/IGV4FY92/F1POV2AIGV4FY92.SMALL.jpg oleishman 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
Jig holding a jig... http://www.instructables.com/id/Jig-holding-a-jig/
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Fri, 6 Nov 2015 08:26:33 PST
My Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Wokshop/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 12:51:03 PST
Simple Fret Saw Support http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fret-Saw-Support/
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Tue, 20 Oct 2015 01:24:09 PDT
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
Skyrim Tanning Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Skyrim-Tanning-Rack/
Skyrim Tanning Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/NHTY/IEY3FY30/F2GNHTYIEY3FY30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/NHTY/IEY3FY30/F2GNHTYIEY3FY30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/NHTY/IEY3FY30/F2GNHTYIEY3FY30.SMALL.jpg NestedPagan Looking forward to that new set of armor after that long hunt in Whiterun plains? First you need to tan that hide and you can only do that with a tanning rack. If your local blacksmith hasn't got one then you need to make one yourself, and with this instructable you can!([DISCLAIMER] I am not liable...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 14:00:42 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/04YY/IDZSE8IV/FOF04YYIDZSE8IV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/04YY/IDZSE8IV/FOF04YYIDZSE8IV.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/3XGZ/IDBHY07R/FAQ3XGZIDBHY07R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/3XGZ/IDBHY07R/FAQ3XGZIDBHY07R.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/2MPJ/IC5C3FMX/F732MPJIC5C3FMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/2MPJ/IC5C3FMX/F732MPJIC5C3FMX.SQUARE.jpg http://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
DIY Flag Pole out of PVC http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Attach-a-Flag-To-Your-House/
DIY Flag Pole out of PVC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/FRZC/IBOWY8N6/FCOFRZCIBOWY8N6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/FRZC/IBOWY8N6/FCOFRZCIBOWY8N6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/FRZC/IBOWY8N6/FCOFRZCIBOWY8N6.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Here's a quick and easy way to attaching a flag to your house. All you need is a flag - some PVC pipe, a block of wood, some paint and some screws. The Pipe This is my problem: I have a flag, but I don't have a pole and I wanted to attach the flag to the house. I do however have a pvc pipe, so he...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 14:24:24 PDT
Crochet hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-hook/
Crochet hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/0L4U/IANRKH06/FVU0L4UIANRKH06.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/0L4U/IANRKH06/FVU0L4UIANRKH06.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Homemade Tablesaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Tablesaw-1/
Homemade Tablesaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/13MR/IAJH2V4K/FBG13MRIAJH2V4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/13MR/IAJH2V4K/FBG13MRIAJH2V4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/13MR/IAJH2V4K/FBG13MRIAJH2V4K.SMALL.jpg tlee2 This is my go at making a homemade table saw to add to my garage/workshop. I have an ancient black and decker circular saw that has a warped shoe so it doesn't work very well has a handheld saw. By attaching it to a table I am able to tweak it so that it cuts straight and doesn't matter about the wa...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 05:50:11 PDT
Abstract Wood Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Abstract-Wood-Wall-Art/
Abstract Wood Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/7P0I/IA0X64A0/FLW7P0IIA0X64A0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/7P0I/IA0X64A0/FLW7P0IIA0X64A0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/7P0I/IA0X64A0/FLW7P0IIA0X64A0.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon HeyI decided to bring some interest to my living roomBought 7 long wood Planks each 2 meter long and 2x2 cm wide.I asked for the guy at the wood shop to cut each and every plank into a different size ( one will be 10 cm , 12, cm 6 cm and so on )attached them to each other on my living room floor , ...
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/7CU0/I9QWJTI2/FHZ7CU0I9QWJTI2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/7CU0/I9QWJTI2/FHZ7CU0I9QWJTI2.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Cutting Perfect Circles on the Bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Perfect-Circles-on-the-Bandsaw/
Cutting Perfect Circles on the Bandsaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/6F3H/I9OSLOWT/FZH6F3HI9OSLOWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/6F3H/I9OSLOWT/FZH6F3HI9OSLOWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/6F3H/I9OSLOWT/FZH6F3HI9OSLOWT.SMALL.jpg tlee2 Here's a quick video of a super easy way to cut perfect circles on the bandsaw. It's just a wooden surface that goes over the bandsaw table and is cut through halfway. I glued and screwed 2 pieces of wood underneath as stops so that it lines up in the same place each time. Then I drew a line across ...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 18:25:44 PDT
Make Your Irwin Clamps Longer - For Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Irwin-Clamps-Longer-For-Free/
Make Your Irwin Clamps Longer - For Free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/ZUC3/I9L6LTVV/FN5ZUC3I9L6LTVV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/ZUC3/I9L6LTVV/FN5ZUC3I9L6LTVV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/ZUC3/I9L6LTVV/FN5ZUC3I9L6LTVV.SMALL.jpg stangtime When I'm working on a project in my shop the longer clamps are often committed to other jobs and I'm left with smaller clamps. The obvious answer is to get more clamps (you can never have enough of them), but often I only need another inch or two to make the smaller clamps work. An easy mod to squ...
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/5GEX/I9EOQZ0V/F9W5GEXI9EOQZ0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/5GEX/I9EOQZ0V/F9W5GEXI9EOQZ0V.SQUARE.jpg http://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
(Very) Quick Woodturning Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-Quick-Woodturning-Project/
(Very) Quick Woodturning Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/EIUW/I98BOW5B/FFQEIUWI98BOW5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/EIUW/I98BOW5B/FFQEIUWI98BOW5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/EIUW/I98BOW5B/FFQEIUWI98BOW5B.SMALL.jpg adamsojba Hello again!So, a quick introduction, I decided to create the instructable to show how easy it is to create a decent wood product in very little time. In this case a small tealight holder as they are quick and easy to turn. Its a very useful thing too, for instance in my case, Right now I'm (Suppos...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 03:17:01 PDT
bamboo wine holder http://www.instructables.com/id/bamboo-wine-holder/
bamboo wine holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/VO1L/I84B924L/F7WVO1LI84B924L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/VO1L/I84B924L/F7WVO1LI84B924L.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/3T5T/I7MY8W0V/FFZ3T5TI7MY8W0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/3T5T/I7MY8W0V/FFZ3T5TI7MY8W0V.SQUARE.jpg http://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
one hand bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/one-hand-bottle-opener/
one hand bottle opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/C001/I70B0W2B/FAUC001I70B0W2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/C001/I70B0W2B/FAUC001I70B0W2B.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/SMW7/I6YLT3Y1/FANSMW7I6YLT3Y1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/SMW7/I6YLT3Y1/FANSMW7I6YLT3Y1.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Burning name sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Burning-name-sign/
Burning name sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/PEBC/I600AZIH/F99PEBCI600AZIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/PEBC/I600AZIH/F99PEBCI600AZIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/PEBC/I600AZIH/F99PEBCI600AZIH.SMALL.jpg melicson Today I will show you how to burn the letters of a CNC engraved wooden sign. Materials Materials needed:LighterWood Sander Burning wood Effectively burning your wood can be challenging.The best way I found to burn the wood is to hold the wood upside down. Light the lighter and hold the flame a...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 12:04:13 PST
Build a Life-sized Plush VW Campervan http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-sized-Plush-VW-Campervan-Playset/
Build a Life-sized Plush VW Campervan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/U3KN/I6001W3S/FZ5U3KNI6001W3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/U3KN/I6001W3S/FZ5U3KNI6001W3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/U3KN/I6001W3S/FZ5U3KNI6001W3S.SMALL.jpg damianzuch Hey there alla ya Instructablers, here's a quick tutorial on how Tina and I built a big puffy VW campervan play set for the designer Mr. Luke (http://www.timlukedesigns.ca). I tried to take photos whenever I remembered to, but since a lot of it was holding up chunks of wood and figuring out measurem...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 08:07:36 PST
Simple Sturdy Low Cost Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sturdy-Low-Cost-Furniture/
Simple Sturdy Low Cost Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/GRRG/I5P7LKSZ/FNCGRRGI5P7LKSZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/GRRG/I5P7LKSZ/FNCGRRGI5P7LKSZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/GRRG/I5P7LKSZ/FNCGRRGI5P7LKSZ.SMALL.jpg BrianE2 This Instructable will show how to build simple, low cost, sturdy, wood furniture that can look good and last for a long time. I recommend reading through the entire Instructable before you begin. I am not a professional wood worker and some of my methods/materials may highlight this fact. I have ...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 02:46:50 PST