Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:46:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to plan a tree house http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-you-plan-a-tree-house/
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 07:03:14 PDT
Large dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-dining-table/
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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 13:33:20 PST
Make the Stargazer Viking Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-Stargazer-Viking-Chair/
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 01:35:52 PDT
Mobile DIY Photo Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-DIY-Photo-Booth/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 06:07:42 PDT
Make your own carbide lathe tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-carbide-lathe-tools/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 11:10:22 PST
Easy Adirondack Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Adirondack-Chair/
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 10:10:00 PDT
Dining Room Table from Reclaimed Wall Studs http://www.instructables.com/id/Dining-Room-Table-From-Reclaimed-Wall-Studs/
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:27:00 PDT
Weathered Magnetic Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Weathered-Magnetic-Bottle-Opener/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 09:58:53 PDT
Miniature Golf (Putt Putt) Course http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-Golf-Putt-Putt-Course/
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Sun, 29 Aug 2010 07:51:21 PDT
DIY - Scissor Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Scissor-Lift-1/
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 07:44:28 PDT
42oz Wooden Beer Mug http://www.instructables.com/id/42oz-Wooden-Beer-Mug/
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 08:00:40 PDT
How to build a router table for Woodworking for under $10 in 10 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-router-table-for-Woodworking-for-un/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 16:03:53 PDT
Patio Cooler & Grill Cart Combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Patio-Cooler-Grill-Cart-Combo/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 20:46:39 PDT
Wooden Bear Paw Flip Flops http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Bear-Paw-Flip-Flops/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 19:24:12 PDT
How to Make a Cryptex http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cryptex-2/
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 07:31:32 PDT
Cedar Glider http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Glider/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 16:52:38 PDT
Drill Press Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Stand/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 03:12:52 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Bookshelf Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Bookshelf-Speaker/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 15:43:50 PDT
Stop Motion Puppet Pt. 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Stop-Motion-Puppet-Pt.-1/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2008 19:09:16 PDT
Custom Stamp with brass inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Stamp-With-Brass-Inlay/
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 09:30:17 PDT
convertible bench/table http://www.instructables.com/id/Convertible-Benchtable/
convertible bench/table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/VKD0/IRHV31IA/FFSVKD0IRHV31IA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/VKD0/IRHV31IA/FFSVKD0IRHV31IA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/VKD0/IRHV31IA/FFSVKD0IRHV31IA.SMALL.jpg jordi D I made this as a wedding gift for my sister. She was looking for a table that didn't consume a lot of space in her backyard. When the table is not used it can be folded and used as a bench which doesn't need a lot of space. I found some examples with a similar design and adapted those to my needs.Th...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 09:26:41 PDT
Make a marking gauge out of scrap wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-marking-gauge-out-of-scrap-wood/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2009 20:09:26 PDT
Band Saw Log Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Band-Saw-Log-Sled/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 13:41:42 PST
Retro Arcade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Arcade-Cabinet/
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 07:12:47 PDT
Transferring Images to Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Transferring-Images-to-Wood/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 17:14:49 PDT
How to make Log Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Log-Lamps/
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Sun, 5 Jun 2011 14:25:26 PDT
Wood Knife Block with Copper Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Knife-Block-With-Copper-Frame/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 11:15:54 PDT
Hand Fletching Wood Arrows http://www.instructables.com/id/Tools-and-Materials/
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Wed, 2 Mar 2011 00:09:01 PST
rooftop tent http://www.instructables.com/id/rooftop-tent/
rooftop tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/C4DW/GJHVGBBY/FCQC4DWGJHVGBBY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/C4DW/GJHVGBBY/FCQC4DWGJHVGBBY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/C4DW/GJHVGBBY/FCQC4DWGJHVGBBY.SMALL.jpg argohio Rooftop tent -portability -fast set up under 1 min -off ground away from varmits 4x 8 sheet of plywood base 1x4 pine for A-frame 1x6 for vehicle mounting frame  cut all pieces to fit then seal with polyurethane hold open U-frame pivots at bottom frame mounted on long 1/4 bolts conduit ...
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Sat, 29 Jan 2011 13:55:06 PST
How to Salvage Old Barn Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Salvage-Old-Barn-Wood/
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Mon, 7 Jan 2008 10:20:27 PST
Bent plywood paper holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-plywood-paper-holder/
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By: mikeasaurus

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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 08:58:01 PDT
Resawing a board without a bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Resawing-Without-a-Bandsaw/
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By: NewmanSpecials

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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 15:23:33 PST
How To Build a Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Shed-1/
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By: darbinorvar

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:36:04 PDT
Mölkky-- an Outdoor Throwing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Mölkky-an-Outdoor-Throwing-Game/
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By: wordsnwood

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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 07:11:11 PDT
SAKO Popsicle Bridge http://www.instructables.com/id/SAKO-Popsicle-Bridge/
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Tue, 12 Mar 2013 04:20:53 PDT
Pokemon PokeBall http://www.instructables.com/id/Pokemon-PokeBall/
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By: Carl Jacobson

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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 09:18:26 PDT
How to Make a Mug out of Scrap Hard Wood Flooring http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mug-Out-of-Scrap-Hard-Wood-Flooring/
How to Make a Mug out of Scrap Hard Wood Flooring - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/EEUY/IPWX3E9Z/FSBEEUYIPWX3E9Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/EEUY/IPWX3E9Z/FSBEEUYIPWX3E9Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/EEUY/IPWX3E9Z/FSBEEUYIPWX3E9Z.SMALL.jpg sir_ghattas So, for the longest time I've been wanting to make something out of beautiful hard wood flooring left over from my Uncle's house, and I hated to see perfectly good hard wood go to waste. I decided to make a stein after watching a bunch of videos about making tree branch mugs, and I liked the idea an...
By: sir_ghattas

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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 22:37:25 PDT
How to build your own kitchen cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-your-own-kitchen-cabinets/
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By: GrandmasHouseDIY

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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 11:56:54 PDT
An Unconventional Beer Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Unconventional-Beer-Caddy/
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By: M3G

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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:32:33 PDT
Curve template for edge cutting using a router http://www.instructables.com/id/Curve-template-for-edge-cutting-using-a-router/
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By: xwania

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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 07:41:21 PST
Transparent Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Transparent-Wood/
Transparent Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/50ED/IQDZVWYB/F3K50EDIQDZVWYB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/50ED/IQDZVWYB/F3K50EDIQDZVWYB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/50ED/IQDZVWYB/F3K50EDIQDZVWYB.SMALL.jpg blorgggg Make strong and CLEAR composite materials with natural wood! Get all the strength of wood without all that darn opacity getting in your way! I figured out a quick and simple recipe with some cheap ingredients you can do right at home! Build wooden windows, or clear, wood cell-phone cases!This video ...
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Sat, 9 Jul 2016 09:29:08 PDT
Refinish an Antique Rocking Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinish-an-Antique-Rocking-Chair/
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By: Popular Mechanics

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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:45:32 PDT
Stun Your Friends With These Handmade Harry Potter Wands! http://www.instructables.com/id/Stun-Your-Friends-With-These-Handmade-Harry-Potter/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 16:22:13 PDT
Build an Amazing Climbing Wall Volume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Amazing-Climbing-Wall-Volume/
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By: MaxMustermannYoutube

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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 18:00:10 PDT
The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Woodburning http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Absolute-Beginners-Guide-to-Woodburning/
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By: Deneuve

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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 12:24:50 PDT
Sanding Drum for a Thickness Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Sanding-Drum-for-a-Thickness-Sander/
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By: CWKr

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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 00:35:58 PST
Zero Clearance Insert for DeWalt DW745 Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Zero-Clearance-Insert-for-DeWalt-DW745-Table-Saw/
Zero Clearance Insert for DeWalt DW745 Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/59ZZ/II7ZQLZA/F2759ZZII7ZQLZA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/59ZZ/II7ZQLZA/F2759ZZII7ZQLZA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/59ZZ/II7ZQLZA/F2759ZZII7ZQLZA.SMALL.jpg entomophile I have a project where I need to cut some furniture grade baltic birch plywood. This isn't the cheap stuff you get at the home improvement center. This stuff is higher quality; more plys, thicker veneer, no voids, etc. Expensive and hard to find. I didn't want to ruin the edges with tearout from...
By: entomophile

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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 19:44:31 PST
Cribbage Board Jig For A Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Cribbage-Board-Jig-For-A-Drill-Press/
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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 21:49:17 PDT
Epoxy -vs- Tshirt = Artwork http://www.instructables.com/id/Epoxy-vs-Tshirt-Artwork/
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By: wordsnwood

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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 06:05:25 PDT
Laminated Wood Bicycle Mudguards http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminated-Wood-Bicycle-Mudguards/
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By: adie.mitchell

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Thu, 16 Sep 2010 10:59:30 PDT