Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 1 Sep 2015 17:32:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bearded Dragon Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Bearded-Dragon-Enclosure/
Bearded Dragon Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/F3Z1/HOHYECE9/F85F3Z1HOHYECE9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/F3Z1/HOHYECE9/F85F3Z1HOHYECE9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/F3Z1/HOHYECE9/F85F3Z1HOHYECE9.SMALL.jpg SlickSqueegie I bought my fiancé a bearded dragon 3 years ago. I built his enclosure for him and it has served well. The enclosure is 4' wide and 2' deep 2' tall. This is an ideal size for a fully grown adult (normal) bearded dragon. However Goliath is far from normal. He has a thing for the living room window. H...
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Tue, 3 Dec 2013 06:35:05 PST
3D Router: When a CNC machine is overkill. http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Router-When-a-CNC-machine-is-overkill/
3D Router: When a CNC machine is overkill. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/4DT9/IDUR3O86/F4J4DT9IDUR3O86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/4DT9/IDUR3O86/F4J4DT9IDUR3O86.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/4DT9/IDUR3O86/F4J4DT9IDUR3O86.SMALL.jpg Paoson Luthier The idea arose after dealing with the difficulties and loss of time in preparing for certain CNC jobs. Sometimes I spent more time preparing for the CNC than the work itself. With this manual router, you can make holes or mill very fast. A universal 43mm collet makes it very versatile and you can ch...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:52:01 PDT
Wood Turning 101 - What You Need To Know To Get Started on the Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turning-101-What-You-Need-To-Know-To-Get-Star/
Wood Turning 101 - What You Need To Know To Get Started on the Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/HY20/IDTAPL7M/FONHY20IDTAPL7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/HY20/IDTAPL7M/FONHY20IDTAPL7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/HY20/IDTAPL7M/FONHY20IDTAPL7M.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Wood turning can seem like a mystery to many woodworkers. In fact only a very small percentage of woodworkers and makers are familiar with the lathe. I recently got a small lathe, and I thought it would be interesting to go over the basics. So when I had the opportunity to ask master wood turner Car...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 20:54:31 PDT
Wooden Telescope Part 2: Tube and Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Telescope-Part-2-Tube-and-Mount/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:09:46 PDT
Wooden Deadbolt Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Deadbolt-Lock/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:53:54 PDT
How To Build a Variable Box Joint Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Variable-Box-Joint-Jig/
How To Build a Variable Box Joint Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/VV1Y/IDQUDK7W/FW5VV1YIDQUDK7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/VV1Y/IDQUDK7W/FW5VV1YIDQUDK7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/VV1Y/IDQUDK7W/FW5VV1YIDQUDK7W.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This box joint jig is really cool since it enables you to cut different sized box joints using a single blade. It's relatively easy to put together and it works really well. This jig is an attachment to my previous table saw cross cut sled, which I've made a very detailed Instructable about: How To ...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:52:17 PDT
How To Make A Custom Fancy Walking Cane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Custom-Fancy-Walking-Cane/
How To Make A Custom Fancy Walking Cane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/5VSK/FPBKZECA/FNS5VSKFPBKZECA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/5VSK/FPBKZECA/FNS5VSKFPBKZECA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/5VSK/FPBKZECA/FNS5VSKFPBKZECA.SMALL.jpg mmh Walking canes have been used since early man started to walk about and needed a tool to help him when injured or over trekking over uneven terrain. The cane is not only needed for the aide of assisting one to keep stable, but also has a history of being a fashion statement. A walking stick or cane h...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2009 19:22:37 PST
Tension Series - Garden Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Tension-Series-Portal-Bench/
Tension Series - Garden Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/YRNR/IDLI47TH/FBQYRNRIDLI47TH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/YRNR/IDLI47TH/FBQYRNRIDLI47TH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/YRNR/IDLI47TH/FBQYRNRIDLI47TH.SMALL.jpg barclay5426 Following on from my Floating Bed, here's my latest prototype furniture piece... Portal Bench. A seating bench made for interior or exterior use. An off-axis loop connects to two legs, each of which is hand carved (with some help from an angle grinder) into a flowing shape. Steam bent feet and sl...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 13:21:48 PDT
"Broken" Bandsaw Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Box-1/
"Broken" Bandsaw Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/YEOP/IDLZYV7Z/F3AYEOPIDLZYV7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/YEOP/IDLZYV7Z/F3AYEOPIDLZYV7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/YEOP/IDLZYV7Z/F3AYEOPIDLZYV7Z.SMALL.jpg isaylor In this instructable I will show you how to make a bandsaw box. A bandsaw box is an ornate jewelry or trinket box made mostly on a bandsaw. They are fun to make and don't take many materials.Tools Needed:Bandsaw (with a rip fence)Belt Sander Drill press with a drum sander Materials Needed:woodFelt ...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 12:28:59 PDT
Solid Wood Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Solid-Wood-Frame/
Solid Wood Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/GIHQ/GD0R14LH/F6DGIHQGD0R14LH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/GIHQ/GD0R14LH/F6DGIHQGD0R14LH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/GIHQ/GD0R14LH/F6DGIHQGD0R14LH.SMALL.jpg NutandBolt In this instructable I will show how to make a nice solid wood frame on a small budget. I know that not everyone has electric tools but for this project simple hand tools could be used or you can just make the frame square and simple without the fancy mouldings. With this frame you will not need to...
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Mon, 30 Aug 2010 15:54:42 PDT
Wood Sunglass http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Sunglass/
Wood Sunglass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/YREU/IDECTYJ9/F35YREUIDECTYJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/YREU/IDECTYJ9/F35YREUIDECTYJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/YREU/IDECTYJ9/F35YREUIDECTYJ9.SMALL.jpg steverbeaver95 I have always wanted a pare of wood sunglasses but being a poor college student didn't allow that. So I went on instructables to find a way to make a pair. I came across snabladask diy sunglass and was inspired to make my own version (http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-sunglasses/) Prepare ma...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 20:26:13 PDT
Foldable Stool-step realisation http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-Stool-step-realisation/
Foldable Stool-step realisation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/3M8A/IADRBIWN/FRR3M8AIADRBIWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/3M8A/IADRBIWN/FRR3M8AIADRBIWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/3M8A/IADRBIWN/FRR3M8AIADRBIWN.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi After publishing the project for different types of foldable stool-steps, I was able to make a set of 4. This time I had to adapt dimensions for the wood bars I already had. material I sanded and cut wood bars and boards, optimizing the process making a group of four\eight pieces for each type.Th...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 07:15:03 PDT
How to Cut Perfect Circles with A Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-Perfect-Circles-with-A-Table-Saw/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 20:45:31 PDT
wooden cube in a cube http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-cube-in-a-cube/
wooden cube in a cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/VUTJ/IDFS9R0B/F8AVUTJIDFS9R0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/VUTJ/IDFS9R0B/F8AVUTJIDFS9R0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/VUTJ/IDFS9R0B/F8AVUTJIDFS9R0B.SMALL.jpg isaylor I will show you how to make a wooden cube with a smaller wooden cube inside. It has no point really but it's cool to make.Materials Needed:Piece of scrap wood (at least 1.5 inches thick)Tools Needed:Table sawMiter sawDrill pressDrill press vice (optional, but makes it a lot easier)Forstner bit Pre...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 13:44:08 PDT
Box (finger) joint jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Box-finger-joint-jig/
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Sat, 30 Jun 2012 02:40:28 PDT
Wooden Telescope Part 1: The Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Telescope-Part-1-The-Mirror/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 13:51:17 PDT
How to Make an $11 Crate with a $3 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-11-Crate-with-a-3-2x4/
How to Make an $11 Crate with a $3 2x4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/WOD4/IDFWB1G7/FOMWOD4IDFWB1G7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/WOD4/IDFWB1G7/FOMWOD4IDFWB1G7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/WOD4/IDFWB1G7/FOMWOD4IDFWB1G7.SMALL.jpg KurtH3 I was passing through a home improvement store the other day and saw a simple wooden crate that was being sold for $11. I decided I could make one from a $3 2x4 and show you how. Gather Materials What you'll need: Safety gear Tape Measure Pencil a 96" 2x4 Table Saw 3/4" staples (narrow) Hammer o...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 20:15:03 PDT
Carving a cedar dugout canoe - The Souquillou Project (1) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-SOUQUILLOU-Project-1/
Carving a cedar dugout canoe - The Souquillou Project (1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/QMN1/IDECW2R5/FX2QMN1IDECW2R5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/QMN1/IDECW2R5/FX2QMN1IDECW2R5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/QMN1/IDECW2R5/FX2QMN1IDECW2R5.SMALL.jpg bricobart The coming months, I've decided to be busy. I've decided to do exactly what a few, well, 'dreamers' in ol' times wanted to avoid at all cost: fighting on multiple fronts at once. Historic stuff, you know.So, instead of concentrating my efforts on one single project at a time, I'll be busy fighting o...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 20:15:53 PDT
How To Make an Organizer Box for Storing Screws http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-an-Organizer-Box-for-Storing-Screws/
How To Make an Organizer Box for Storing Screws - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/VQIQ/IDBHWYCH/FIDVQIQIDBHWYCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/VQIQ/IDBHWYCH/FIDVQIQIDBHWYCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/VQIQ/IDBHWYCH/FIDVQIQIDBHWYCH.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Organizing screws and nails (or anything else for that matter!) can be rather frustrating, and I really wanted to get rid of my old plastic cases that were rather impractical and cumbersome. So I decided to build a nice big box, full of cubbie holes, and then to build lots of small boxes to fit insi...
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 15:11:29 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
3D milling a wooden cup... http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-milling-a-wooden-cup/
3D milling a wooden cup... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VAMX/IDA2KGRR/FQHVAMXIDA2KGRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VAMX/IDA2KGRR/FQHVAMXIDA2KGRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VAMX/IDA2KGRR/FQHVAMXIDA2KGRR.SMALL.jpg Christian Knuell My local hardware store recently offered cheap spruce boards.Well... most of the stuff was actually unusable but the price was too tempting and one of the boards showed a nice grain pattern. After sifting throug the rest of the pallet I finally found 3 boards I liked and decided to try a Finish "Kuk...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14:50:55 PDT
Electric Guitar: Body and Neck http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Guitar-Body-and-Neck/
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 11:12:12 PDT
DIY wooden sunglasses with veneer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-sunglasses-with-veneer/
DIY wooden sunglasses with veneer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/9EY8/ID5S8DKE/FH59EY8ID5S8DKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/9EY8/ID5S8DKE/FH59EY8ID5S8DKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/9EY8/ID5S8DKE/FH59EY8ID5S8DKE.SMALL.jpg MircoSlepko In my previous post I explain how I made a pair of glasses with the CNC.This time I will show you how you can achieve them without any special equipment, but only with tools everyday.Here's what you need: Sheets of veneer PVA glue for wood Jigsaw Manual milling type Dremel (I bought a Dext...
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 11:51:33 PDT
Picnic table and bench - 2 in 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/picnic-table-and-bench/
Picnic table and bench - 2 in 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/OD3K/ID4CQ7S6/FA0OD3KID4CQ7S6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/OD3K/ID4CQ7S6/FA0OD3KID4CQ7S6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/OD3K/ID4CQ7S6/FA0OD3KID4CQ7S6.SMALL.jpg André B This instructable is for an easy acces picnic table that folds to a bench in two seconds.I couldn't find any designs that i liked so i created this one.Ideal for a deck or area with limited space.All the wood are two by fours (89x38)A sketchup version can be downloaded here The legs I used untrea...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 07:31:00 PDT
Phone Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Charging-Station/
Phone Charging Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/2G22/ID4CR5E5/FGL2G22ID4CR5E5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/2G22/ID4CR5E5/FGL2G22ID4CR5E5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/2G22/ID4CR5E5/FGL2G22ID4CR5E5.SMALL.jpg Albert Borland The aim for this project was to reuse some scrap wood and an unused charging cable. I despise tangled wires, regardless if they are from my headphones, chargers or other technical devices. Therefore I wanted to create a little, neat looking charging station, which i can put on my desk. The whole pro...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 06:33:53 PDT
How To Make a Solid Head Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Solid-Head-Mallet/
How To Make a Solid Head Mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/BOPA/ID1SP4VH/FR1BOPAID1SP4VH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/BOPA/ID1SP4VH/FR1BOPAID1SP4VH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/BOPA/ID1SP4VH/FR1BOPAID1SP4VH.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar A solid head mallet features a block head, a chiseled out hole in the center with a handle wedged in. This design is extremely strong and durable, and these maker-mallets are so useful, no matter whether you do fine woodworking, assembly work, jewelry work or other crafting.I have made a lot of thes...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 09:02:53 PDT
Gypsy Wagon Construction http://www.instructables.com/id/Gypsy-Wagon-Construction/
Gypsy Wagon Construction - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/OEMV/ICFKN3GA/F0VOEMVICFKN3GA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/OEMV/ICFKN3GA/F0VOEMVICFKN3GA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/OEMV/ICFKN3GA/F0VOEMVICFKN3GA.SMALL.jpg GeorgianBay Scott the georgian vardo.Updated : August 15, 2015 ...... Finished pictures posted under step 10 ____________________________________________________________I am posting a photographic journal documenting my progress as I build a gypsy wagon. I have named her, the 'georgian vardo'. The pictures have been...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:45:26 PDT
Garage Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Stool/
Garage Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/OLD9/ICQSW1AC/FO7OLD9ICQSW1AC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/OLD9/ICQSW1AC/FO7OLD9ICQSW1AC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/OLD9/ICQSW1AC/FO7OLD9ICQSW1AC.SMALL.jpg bgriffiths So, thanks for checking out this instructable; though to be fair it should probably be called a descriptable, since I'm going to describe how I made mine instead of instructing on how to make one of your own. I happened to have a great (for this project) donor stool, and that dictated all the styles...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:21:06 PDT
BBQ/Braai Table http://www.instructables.com/id/BBQBraai-Table-1/
BBQ/Braai Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/BKZD/ICRHR38V/F6OBKZDICRHR38V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/BKZD/ICRHR38V/F6OBKZDICRHR38V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/BKZD/ICRHR38V/F6OBKZDICRHR38V.SMALL.jpg ethicaloffence My first bbq / braai project Find an industrial cable reel Once you have found your industrial cable reel, roll it into your workshop and smile. Reason being: the endless possibilities that lie ahead. Sand it down I decided to make a "sit/stand around" BBQ/Braai table. Sand it down and get ri...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:08:12 PDT
DIY Porch Swing (Free Templates!) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Porch-Swing-Free-Templates/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:29:21 PDT
Diy-Ban - the wooden sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Ban-the-wooden-sunglasses/
Diy-Ban - the wooden sunglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8QNH/ICPP32L4/FO08QNHICPP32L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8QNH/ICPP32L4/FO08QNHICPP32L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8QNH/ICPP32L4/FO08QNHICPP32L4.SMALL.jpg MircoSlepko Hello today I want to tell you the story of my Diy-Ban sunglasses.I'm Italian, sorry sometimes my English it is not always correct.I used a type of tropical wood known as Ipè is very heavy, hard and stable. CAD: The model 3D With 3D studio Max I modeled the frame, previously downloaded from the w...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 04:57:16 PDT
Hand Made Bagend - a Hobbit Hole http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Made-Bagend-a-Hobbit-Hole/
Hand Made Bagend - a Hobbit Hole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/0FDB/ICQSYOCK/FTH0FDBICQSYOCK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/0FDB/ICQSYOCK/FTH0FDBICQSYOCK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/0FDB/ICQSYOCK/FTH0FDBICQSYOCK.SMALL.jpg danieyellow I decided to make a scale model of Bagend, Bilbo Baggins house. I have taken some photos along the way, I hope you like it! Materials:- MDF base- Foam board for the walls- PVA glue- Hot Glue-Tape- Exact-o knife-Cutting board- Toilet rolls- Balsa wood-Popsicle sticks-Clear thick plastic- Expanding fo...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:35:41 PDT
Japanese Sword Scabbard http://www.instructables.com/id/Japanese-Sword-Scabbard/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 23:21:49 PDT
Table Saw Cross Cut/Miter Sled Combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Cross-CutMiter-Sled-Combo/
Table Saw Cross Cut/Miter Sled Combo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MISP/ICP0V2I2/FYCMISPICP0V2I2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MISP/ICP0V2I2/FYCMISPICP0V2I2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MISP/ICP0V2I2/FYCMISPICP0V2I2.SMALL.jpg nick ferry A table saw sled is essential to almost any wood shop. A good sled makes cuts safer, more accurate & allows for repeatability when batching out parts for larger projects. I missed having a sled that I made a few table saws ago, so no better time than now to build one. The list for all the hardware...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:01:00 PDT
Locking Heaven's Door (with Hell's Lock) http://www.instructables.com/id/Locking-Heavens-Door-with-Hells-Lock/
Locking Heaven's Door (with Hell's Lock) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/D097/ICPP1QTE/FUTD097ICPP1QTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/D097/ICPP1QTE/FUTD097ICPP1QTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/D097/ICPP1QTE/FUTD097ICPP1QTE.SMALL.jpg bricobart My wife has started a guesthouse. Not for humans - humans are noisy, dirty and difficult to please - but for dogs. She's a professionnal dog trainer - she calls it rather a 'dog owner trainer' - and keeping her clients dogs during their holidays is a great service to offer. It's better to bring t...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:07:19 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
OpenBridge - Goods for free http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenBridge-Goods-for-free/
OpenBridge - Goods for free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/IUNK/ICID4K0N/FWJIUNKICID4K0N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/IUNK/ICID4K0N/FWJIUNKICID4K0N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/IUNK/ICID4K0N/FWJIUNKICID4K0N.SMALL.jpg BinnersProject OpenBridge is an industrial design project of Robin Weidner and Jonas Voigt, exchange students at Emily Carr. It uses very little material and many different variations of it could be made depending on the choice of material. The basic use of the OpenBridge is to hang it off your picket-fence or m...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 16:11:36 PDT
How to Turn a Dip Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Nib-Holder/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 21:22:56 PDT
Wooden Crate http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Crate/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:17:25 PDT
Staining Wood With Wodka & Walnuts http://www.instructables.com/id/Staining-Wood-With-Wodka-Walnuts/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:50:43 PDT
Wooden "Hobbit" Tankard http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hobbit-Tankard/
Wooden "Hobbit" Tankard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/8K4J/ICHHPQH6/F4L8K4JICHHPQH6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/8K4J/ICHHPQH6/F4L8K4JICHHPQH6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/8K4J/ICHHPQH6/F4L8K4JICHHPQH6.SMALL.jpg Shadow Of Intent As a fan of many medieval-era shows and Norse themes, I've taken an interest in the design of old fashioned tankards.This tutorial is heavily inspired by bricobart's tutorial, but I felt I'd contribute my own findings and experience with an additional instructable, and making use of additional tools...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:39:11 PDT
How To Make Circles on a Bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Circle-Cutting-Jig-for-a-Band-Saw/
How To Make Circles on a Bandsaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BK7D/ICE1XIMW/F8BBK7DICE1XIMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BK7D/ICE1XIMW/F8BBK7DICE1XIMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/BK7D/ICE1XIMW/F8BBK7DICE1XIMW.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This band saw circle cutting jig is great for making perfect circles every time. It features a cool adjustable sliding t-track which enables you to easily change the size of your circle, it also has a nice clamp as well as a built in measuring tape to easily set the size you want. The jig is sturdy ...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 22:24:58 PDT
Make a Nuckle Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Nuckle-Joint/
Make a Nuckle Joint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/XC1R/IC6IMV28/F3OXC1RIC6IMV28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/XC1R/IC6IMV28/F3OXC1RIC6IMV28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/XC1R/IC6IMV28/F3OXC1RIC6IMV28.SMALL.jpg WOmadeOD Articulated wooden joints have all but been replaced by metal hardware these days, but for a touch of class, nothing beats them.The Nuckle Joint is basically a wooden hinge. The version I demonstrate here allows a full 180 degree movement, with the 'flaps' starting and ending at 90 degrees to each o...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:16:50 PDT
Revive outdoor furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Revive-outdoor-furniture/
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Thu, 18 Aug 2011 11:06:03 PDT
Giant Jenga Diy http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Jenga-Diy/
Giant Jenga Diy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/JMDW/HUIS7CSF/F7QJMDWHUIS7CSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/JMDW/HUIS7CSF/F7QJMDWHUIS7CSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/JMDW/HUIS7CSF/F7QJMDWHUIS7CSF.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey everybody it's momo. And today were going to make an outdoor Jenga set/ lawn jenga! Do enjoy! Supplies 1- sander2- power saw3- 8 foot long, 2x4 wide wood4- (not necessary, but advised) safety glasses On The Power Saw Put in a stopper thing so you won't have to measure every time. The stopp...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 20:23:25 PDT
Turning a Camphor Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Camphor-Pen/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:32:55 PDT
Steps for Using a Bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Steps-for-Using-a-Bandsaw/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 20:52:33 PDT
Making a Cutting Board That Won't Warp http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cutting-Board-That-Wont-Warp/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 06:08:49 PDT
wood world map. http://www.instructables.com/id/wood-world-map/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 09:24:52 PDT
DIY Pocket Hole Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pocket-Hole-Jig/
DIY Pocket Hole Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/5XW3/IC5C37YM/FMM5XW3IC5C37YM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/5XW3/IC5C37YM/FMM5XW3IC5C37YM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/5XW3/IC5C37YM/FMM5XW3IC5C37YM.SMALL.jpg WoodShopMike This article was originally posted to my website, www.woodshopmike.com. Be sure to stop by my site for more DIYs, repairs, and projects & remember to subscribe! Now on with the Instructable!Kreg Pocket Hole Jigs have become synonymous with DIYers over years. In truth, these things have been around...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:00:33 PDT