Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:12:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Build a Bed From a Sheet of Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bed-From-a-Sheet-of-Plywood/
Build a Bed From a Sheet of Plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/1QCZ/J7AQRUA8/FYF1QCZJ7AQRUA8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/1QCZ/J7AQRUA8/FYF1QCZJ7AQRUA8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/1QCZ/J7AQRUA8/FYF1QCZJ7AQRUA8.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This bed is made solely with one sheet of plywood and the idea was to build something that was cheap, easy and that you could make with limited tools. In fact, if all you have is a circular saw and a drill, you could make this bed. This build is a lot easier to put together than many IKEA furniture ...
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Fri, 8 Sep 2017 13:59:51 PDT
Easy Router Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Router-Table/
Easy Router Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TLR4/GYGFCZN0/FRSTLR4GYGFCZN0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TLR4/GYGFCZN0/FRSTLR4GYGFCZN0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TLR4/GYGFCZN0/FRSTLR4GYGFCZN0.SMALL.jpg notools1234 I have made a router table from some plywood and 2 feet of 2 by 4.  The first step is to  take the plastic plate off of the bottom of your router. If your router doesn't have one, tough luck. i traced the plate centering the hole for the bit to go through the best i could. i made the hole bigger bec...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2012 18:07:30 PST
Pallet Scarecrow/Snowman http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-ScarecrowSnowman/
Pallet Scarecrow/Snowman - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/OBV7/IRUT7OYY/F27OBV7IRUT7OYY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/OBV7/IRUT7OYY/F27OBV7IRUT7OYY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/OBV7/IRUT7OYY/F27OBV7IRUT7OYY.SMALL.jpg davethewoodworker Today we are making a Pallet project, one is for Fall and the other for Winter. It's Reversible, so you can use the Scarecrow side for Fall and the Snowman side for Winter. It's a easy project to make, anybody can make this in a weekend. What you will need 3 or 4 old pallet boardsTitebond II outd...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 10:53:51 PDT
How To Build A DIY Wooden Guitar Stand (Free Template!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-DIY-Wooden-Guitar-Stand-Free-Templa/
How To Build A DIY Wooden Guitar Stand (Free Template!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/PPNK/IYV9D5WS/FSWPPNKIYV9D5WS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/PPNK/IYV9D5WS/FSWPPNKIYV9D5WS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/PPNK/IYV9D5WS/FSWPPNKIYV9D5WS.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop This DIY guitar stand is a perfect beginner build. You only need a few inexpensive tools, a jigsaw and a drill, to build this stand. I designed the stand to fit most electric guitars, acoustic guitars, and banjos, but you could print the template at a smaller size to work with ukuleles and violins.M...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 09:16:54 PST
Kristins Teardrop http://www.instructables.com/id/Kristins-Teardrop/
Kristins Teardrop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/ZAVU/J7L46UVI/F3GZAVUJ7L46UVI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/ZAVU/J7L46UVI/F3GZAVUJ7L46UVI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/ZAVU/J7L46UVI/F3GZAVUJ7L46UVI.SMALL.jpg scooters2 My name is Brian I am a retired union electrician. I was given a old snowmobile trailer that i had no real use for. So decided to build my daughter a camper. Fixing Trailer Trailer came with bent tongue, first was to replace that and put new tires on. Had to break down tires twice. I forgot to p...
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 08:10:22 PDT
Make a Tower of Hanoi Puzzle Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tower-of-Hanoi-Puzzle-Game/
Make a Tower of Hanoi Puzzle Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/Z7C4/ID4CRXKR/FRTZ7C4ID4CRXKR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/Z7C4/ID4CRXKR/FRTZ7C4ID4CRXKR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/Z7C4/ID4CRXKR/FRTZ7C4ID4CRXKR.SMALL.jpg Stratofortress In this short project, I will demonstrate how to build a Tower of Hanoi puzzle game using wood I acquired from pallets. The game is simple to play, and it makes a good coffee table piece. For all unfamiliar with the game, here are brief instructions:- The objective is to move all discs from the firs...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 17:46:56 PDT
Homemade 'Cyclone' system for your workshop - Video http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Cyclone-system-for-your-workshop/
Homemade 'Cyclone' system for your workshop - Video - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/MUP0/HMMF6RVI/FKPMUP0HMMF6RVI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/MUP0/HMMF6RVI/FKPMUP0HMMF6RVI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/MUP0/HMMF6RVI/FKPMUP0HMMF6RVI.SMALL.jpg CarpintHero This is my homemade vacuum cyclone system. It consits of two empty paint buckets and some vacuum hoses. Most of the sawdust and particles stay in the buckets and only a little portion of the fine dust goes to the vacuum bag. Keeping the vacuum bag empty, means that you can use the same bag for mo...
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Sun, 13 Oct 2013 13:19:44 PDT
Drill Perpendicular http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Perpendicular/
Drill Perpendicular - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WTD8/J7ARG07C/FAVWTD8J7ARG07C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WTD8/J7ARG07C/FAVWTD8J7ARG07C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WTD8/J7ARG07C/FAVWTD8J7ARG07C.SMALL.jpg GiorgiQ Hi There!This is my old work. I decided to share this tooEveryday I needed to drill perpendicularly what I did not do well :(So I did itMaterial: beech plank 20 mm (preferably any other material, such as polyamide nylon), iron pad 5 mm and a spray of 6 mm diameterI will share the drawings but perhap...
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Sun, 10 Sep 2017 10:05:01 PDT
Easy picture frames with tongue & groove http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-picture-frames-with-tongue-groove/
Easy picture frames with tongue & groove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/CXM7/H6730NFM/F3RCXM7H6730NFM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/CXM7/H6730NFM/F3RCXM7H6730NFM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/CXM7/H6730NFM/F3RCXM7H6730NFM.SMALL.jpg dezine Let me show you how easy it is to make your own picture frames using tongue and groove. These easy picture frames can be finished in a variety of ways to look stunning and professional, and you can hang them indoors or outdoors. The reason I am using tongue and groove to make the picture frames is b...
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Mon, 27 Aug 2012 17:36:36 PDT
Reclaimed X Style Trestle Table | How to http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-X-Style-Trestle-Table-How-to/
Reclaimed X Style Trestle Table | How to - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/HDI9/J2AW10XV/FWYHDI9J2AW10XV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/HDI9/J2AW10XV/FWYHDI9J2AW10XV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/HDI9/J2AW10XV/FWYHDI9J2AW10XV.SMALL.jpg John_Malecki Check It out! In this video I build a reclaimed wood dining table 100% from completely reclaimed wood. I morphed a pedestal base with a trestle style and it came out killer! Make sure you check out the video and subscribe to my Youtube Channel for more builds like this! To attempt this project you'l...
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Sun, 7 May 2017 09:19:56 PDT
Easy Carved wooden turtle DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Carved-Wooden-Turtle-DIY/
Easy Carved wooden turtle DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/5ZWE/IIT4VSBD/FNV5ZWEIIT4VSBD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/5ZWE/IIT4VSBD/FNV5ZWEIIT4VSBD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/5ZWE/IIT4VSBD/FNV5ZWEIIT4VSBD.SMALL.jpg mustermania Small carved turtleManufacture of a small turtle carved in oak, fast and simple enough to implement. No need big machines and gouges a coping saw enough.Equipment: Wood glue gouges JigsawPetite tortue en bois sculpter Matériel: Colle à Bois Gouges Scie à chantournerYou can find my oth...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 10:42:34 PST
DIY CNC - Making Gears With Free Software http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CNC-Making-Gears-With-Free-Software/
DIY CNC - Making Gears With Free Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/SOZB/I6DYY0GD/FBHSOZBI6DYY0GD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/SOZB/I6DYY0GD/FBHSOZBI6DYY0GD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/SOZB/I6DYY0GD/FBHSOZBI6DYY0GD.SMALL.jpg stangtime This was just a quick project to show how to use free software to make gears on a home built CNC. The video shows the process. (1) A gear is designed in Inkscape(2) The design is saved as an SVG file in Inkscape(3) Go to www.MakerCam.com (4) Ope the saved SVG file(5) Convert the image to g-code ...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 12:16:26 PST
Improve Table Saw Performance! http://www.instructables.com/id/Improve-Table-Saw-Performance/
Improve Table Saw Performance! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/PVAG/IGTY92Q2/F2LPVAGIGTY92Q2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/PVAG/IGTY92Q2/F2LPVAGIGTY92Q2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/PVAG/IGTY92Q2/F2LPVAGIGTY92Q2.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 this Instructable!When you get past all the bells and whistles of some modern table saws, the machine is really quite simple....
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 09:15:50 PST
The 2 Player Shut The Box Game http://www.instructables.com/id/The-2-Player-Shut-the-Box-Game/
The 2 Player Shut The Box Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F15/3D7X/IM2B0RKH/F153D7XIM2B0RKH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F15/3D7X/IM2B0RKH/F153D7XIM2B0RKH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F15/3D7X/IM2B0RKH/F153D7XIM2B0RKH.SMALL.jpg -BALES- Recently, I made a travel size Shut The Box Game ... six of them actually. After sanding, stenciling, and finishing 60 small tiles, I wanted to punch myself in the head.I followed that up with two chess sets ... 64 more small pieces to sand and finish. Upon completion, I said to myself ... "Self ....
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 15:39:34 PDT
Hardwood Card Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Hardwood-Card-Case/
Hardwood Card Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/KPA7/J12EM959/F92KPA7J12EM959.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/KPA7/J12EM959/F92KPA7J12EM959.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/KPA7/J12EM959/F92KPA7J12EM959.SMALL.jpg Justin Tyler Tate Wallets are so often just a place to accumulate stuff you don't really need to be carrying around. Choose to make a step in a more minimalist direction by ditching that clunky wallet for an elegant and efficient hardwood card case.These wooden card cases are super simple to make and really classic l...
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Mon, 3 Apr 2017 13:44:21 PDT
Make A Professional Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-A-Longboard-With-Video/
Make A Professional Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/ICKV/H994RXN1/FY2ICKVH994RXN1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/ICKV/H994RXN1/FY2ICKVH994RXN1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/ICKV/H994RXN1/FY2ICKVH994RXN1.SMALL.jpg larslovespeace Greetings fellow Instructable Enthusiast! I am a custom longboard builder in the Kansas City Area.  Instructables really helped spark my interest for building things. Building longboards has become a major hobby and part time job. I am also sponsored by Daddies Board Shop  one of the greatest board...
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 07:37:02 PST
Simple Wooden Key Holder // How To Make http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wooden-Key-Holder-How-to-Make/
Simple Wooden Key Holder // How To Make - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/2GMO/IVA4WQUX/FLZ2GMOIVA4WQUX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/2GMO/IVA4WQUX/FLZ2GMOIVA4WQUX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/2GMO/IVA4WQUX/FLZ2GMOIVA4WQUX.SMALL.jpg Adam Gabbert I made this project because I needed a place to keep my keys. I scoured the internet and there were a million and one complicated key holders / racks, but I wanted to make something simple. This is what I came up with.There's also a build article and SketchUp model of this key holder on my website i...
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 08:55:32 PST
Hardwood Chopstick Rest http://www.instructables.com/id/Hardwood-Chopstick-Rest/
Hardwood Chopstick Rest - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/CSTA/H7UR8RF0/FR6CSTAH7UR8RF0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/CSTA/H7UR8RF0/FR6CSTAH7UR8RF0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/CSTA/H7UR8RF0/FR6CSTAH7UR8RF0.SMALL.jpg noahw These chopstick rests are made from a variety of hardwoods that have been glued together and make a great gift to anyone who eats with chopsticks.  Chopstick rests are used to keep chopsticks off of the table and are a common element in Japanese restaurants and east asian fine dining.  While anythin...
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 16:53:39 PDT
Picnic Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Picnic-Table-2/
Picnic Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/EEVH/IIDH8LWE/F5CEEVHIIDH8LWE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/EEVH/IIDH8LWE/F5CEEVHIIDH8LWE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/EEVH/IIDH8LWE/F5CEEVHIIDH8LWE.SMALL.jpg Blueribbonww1 2x6 and 2x4 picnic table. Material list: 15 - 2x6x8 treated lumber 6 - 2x4x8 treated lumber 2 - boxes 9 lbs 2&1/2" exterior screws 20 - 3/8"x 3" galvanize bolts 24 - 3/8" galvanize nuts ...
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Sat, 19 Dec 2015 19:53:51 PST
Rebuild Stanley #220 Block Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuild-Stanley-220-Block-Plane/
Rebuild Stanley #220 Block Plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/51QP/I15KY5GA/FM851QPI15KY5GA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/51QP/I15KY5GA/FM851QPI15KY5GA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/51QP/I15KY5GA/FM851QPI15KY5GA.SMALL.jpg emichalsen With this Instructable I will be rebuilding a Stanley #220 Block Plane found buried in a box at a flea market. It has all the parts, just some dirt and surface rust from neglect. The first step it to assess the piece, see what needs replacing and how square it sits. With this one I am in luck; e...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 14:15:53 PDT
Table Organizer Inspired by Scandinavian Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Organizer-Inspired-by-Scandinavian-Design/
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Wed, 9 Aug 2017 13:16:04 PDT
Turn Firewood Into Floating Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Firewood-Into-Floating-Shelves/
Turn Firewood Into Floating Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/RZZQ/J70QPFBN/FGSRZZQJ70QPFBN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/RZZQ/J70QPFBN/FGSRZZQJ70QPFBN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/RZZQ/J70QPFBN/FGSRZZQJ70QPFBN.SMALL.jpg fixthisbuildthat In this Instructable I'll show you how to turn firewood into floating shelves. Everyone is making floating shelves out of 1x6's so having something this unique will really make them stand out vs. the rest. You can use almost any wood as long as it has the dimensions you are looking for. And it eve...
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Fri, 1 Sep 2017 08:40:03 PDT
Log Holder for Hand Sawing http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Holder-for-Hand-Sawing/
Log Holder for Hand Sawing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/31Q9/IZ6CALMN/FI731Q9IZ6CALMN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/31Q9/IZ6CALMN/FI731Q9IZ6CALMN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/31Q9/IZ6CALMN/FI731Q9IZ6CALMN.SMALL.jpg timberanew This is simply a convenient and easy to build jig that can help to hold logs whilst you saw them. I always found that when I clamped logs down to my bench for sawing that they always wriggled loose due to the fact that they're round. With this very simple device you can slip the log inside and get i...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:55:28 PST
How To Build A DIY Sideboard / Buffet Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-DIY-Sideboard-Buffet-Cabinet/
How To Build A DIY Sideboard / Buffet Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/0IQ9/IVHQQP72/FUP0IQ9IVHQQP72.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/0IQ9/IVHQQP72/FUP0IQ9IVHQQP72.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/0IQ9/IVHQQP72/FUP0IQ9IVHQQP72.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop In this post, I’ll show you how to build this farmhouse-style DIY sideboard / buffet cabinet. This is a great woodworking project for a relative beginner, since you won’t need a ton of tools. A table saw, miter saw, pocket hole jig, and drill are the only tools you’ll need to complete this piece. Y...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:33:16 PST
Backyard Shou Sugi Ban http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Shou-Sugi-Ban/
Backyard Shou Sugi Ban - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/4D7K/J6QQX3XG/FEC4D7KJ6QQX3XG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/4D7K/J6QQX3XG/FEC4D7KJ6QQX3XG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/4D7K/J6QQX3XG/FEC4D7KJ6QQX3XG.SMALL.jpg Rachelle3 Shou Sugi Ban is a beautiful ancient Japanese siding technique that preserves wood by charring it. Here I will teach you how to create this look yourself simply without a propane torch. What You Will Need - wood planks (traditionally cedar is used but I used pine which is cheaper) - heat resista...
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Sun, 27 Aug 2017 22:16:36 PDT
Spiral Staircase With a TON of Curves http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiral-Staircase-With-a-TON-of-Curves/
Spiral Staircase With a TON of Curves - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/7POQ/J6MGGPZ5/FW27POQJ6MGGPZ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/7POQ/J6MGGPZ5/FW27POQJ6MGGPZ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/7POQ/J6MGGPZ5/FW27POQJ6MGGPZ5.SMALL.jpg MauiMakes This instructable shows how we built a spiral staircase using CAD, CNC, and hand sculpting techniques. Design A friend of mine was building a custom home and wanted a one of a kind spiral staircase. He had determined the rise and run and how each piece would bolt together forming a helix with a 1...
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 06:53:50 PDT
Making a Tool Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Tool-Wall/
Making a Tool Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/SFE9/J5X0KVOA/FPQSFE9J5X0KVOA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/SFE9/J5X0KVOA/FPQSFE9J5X0KVOA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/SFE9/J5X0KVOA/FPQSFE9J5X0KVOA.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar The goal with this tool wall was to organize all my hand tools and create a really nice looking system creating clever solutions for each group of tools. Also, make sure to check out the video of the whole process. Creating the Wall I started with taking down all the tools, as well as the board w...
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Fri, 4 Aug 2017 16:15:36 PDT
The Layered Sheet Metal Snare Drum http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Layered-Sheet-Metal-Snare-Drum/
The Layered Sheet Metal Snare Drum - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/ILNJ/IXUQBIL5/F4FILNJIXUQBIL5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/ILNJ/IXUQBIL5/F4FILNJIXUQBIL5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/ILNJ/IXUQBIL5/F4FILNJIXUQBIL5.SMALL.jpg -BALES- I can't pinpoint exactly why, but I really like the look metal and rivets ... it just resonates with me. Two examples which immediately come to mind are the P-51 Mustang Figher and the Airstream trailer.The P-51 with it's flush mounted panels and rivet lines on either side.The Airstream with it's o...
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:19:44 PST
Modern Outdoor Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Outdoor-Bench/
Modern Outdoor Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/NVDS/J3YQ0799/F36NVDSJ3YQ0799.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/NVDS/J3YQ0799/F36NVDSJ3YQ0799.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/NVDS/J3YQ0799/F36NVDSJ3YQ0799.SMALL.jpg diymontreal Want a modern expensive looking outdoor bench that actually costs very little to make? Not to mention it also doubles as a coffee and a footrest. Got your attention? Watch the video or read on! Materials & Tools The materials needed for this project are pretty simple. All you need to make this aw...
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Sat, 17 Jun 2017 03:53:21 PDT
Long Stemmed Wooden Pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Stemmed-Wooden-Pipe/
Long Stemmed Wooden Pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/P4M0/HBXWRXIX/FWXP4M0HBXWRXIX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/P4M0/HBXWRXIX/FWXP4M0HBXWRXIX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/P4M0/HBXWRXIX/FWXP4M0HBXWRXIX.SMALL.jpg ilpug Ok, so this is not entirely a wood pipe. It's a stylish wooden pipe with all metal interior pieces to make it more durable and have cleaner smoke. This is a culmination of ideas I've been having for a while about a pipe project, and I'm glad it all came together so easily. It's cheap too! Even if ...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 20:54:31 PST
Wooden Biltong Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Biltong-Box/
Wooden Biltong Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/KXJD/J6QQMROA/FO8KXJDJ6QQMROA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/KXJD/J6QQMROA/FO8KXJDJ6QQMROA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/KXJD/J6QQMROA/FO8KXJDJ6QQMROA.SMALL.jpg aCuriousCreator This is a two part Instructable, this is how to make the Biltong Box, click HERE to see my recipe to make your own delicious Biltong. THIS HAS BEEN ENTERED INTO THE box CONTEST. IF YOU LIKE THIS INSTRUCTABLES, IT WOULD MEAN A LOT TO ME IF YOU COULD GO OVER THERE AN VOTE FOR ME :)Biltong is an awesom...
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 16:10:29 PDT
Making Box Joints http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Box-Joints/
Making Box Joints - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/XJCE/J6MGI3IM/F2SXJCEJ6MGI3IM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/XJCE/J6MGI3IM/F2SXJCEJ6MGI3IM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/XJCE/J6MGI3IM/F2SXJCEJ6MGI3IM.SMALL.jpg geotek There are several Instructables showing how to build Box Joint Jigs, but not much on how to actually use the jigs. This is an Instructable on how to use the jig to best advantage. Prepare your material Cut the sides of the box 1/32 to 1/16" longer than necessary. Make sure your stock is flat an...
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 08:44:51 PDT
Zero Effort Birdboxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Zero-Effort-Birdboxes/
Zero Effort Birdboxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/0JG0/ISCBNT7O/F3J0JG0ISCBNT7O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/0JG0/ISCBNT7O/F3J0JG0ISCBNT7O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/0JG0/ISCBNT7O/F3J0JG0ISCBNT7O.SMALL.jpg bricobart Finding a spot to raise your children isn't easy these days. You want them being protected & safe, at proximity of food sources and far from evil & dark forces.Being a tit, or a wren, a starling or owl really ain't easy, these days.All these species have one thing in common - set apart they all have...
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 19:20:14 PST
Free-Standing Lumber Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Standing-Lumber-Rack/
Free-Standing Lumber Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/0RAO/J26F0XKP/FUW0RAOJ26F0XKP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/0RAO/J26F0XKP/FUW0RAOJ26F0XKP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/0RAO/J26F0XKP/FUW0RAOJ26F0XKP.SMALL.jpg WoodShopMike Hello again and thanks for checking out this project! Like usual, this project was first posted to my blog here. Check it out sometime if ya like and peruse some of the other things I've covered from small engine repair to fine furniture building. INTROWith my new shop space, I have a handful of ...
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Tue, 2 May 2017 09:08:36 PDT
Rustic TV Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-TV-Stand/
Rustic TV Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/F14F/IRXTEILJ/FB5F14FIRXTEILJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/F14F/IRXTEILJ/FB5F14FIRXTEILJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/F14F/IRXTEILJ/FB5F14FIRXTEILJ.SMALL.jpg mtairymd I'm calling this a TV stand but it could also be used as a console or side table. It would easily fit behind a couch or be placed in a bedroom for storage. Being "rustic", it was built with simple construction methods from low cost lumber. The total material cost (excluding baskets) was around $50...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 17:20:23 PDT
DIY How To Make Chalk Paint & Milk Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-To-Make-Chalk-Paint-Milk-Paint/
DIY How To Make Chalk Paint & Milk Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/FR4W/IFJYSRM9/FJRFR4WIFJYSRM9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/FR4W/IFJYSRM9/FJRFR4WIFJYSRM9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/FR4W/IFJYSRM9/FJRFR4WIFJYSRM9.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Making your own chalk paint and milk paint is easy and fun. I love how it gives you so much flexibility to make any color you want, plus you can play with consistency and proportions to get a paint that fits your needs perfectly! In this Instructable I'm going to go over two simple recipes that you ...
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 17:04:16 PDT
DIY Solar Projector for Watching the Eclipse Safely http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Projector-for-Watching-the-Eclipse-Safel/
DIY Solar Projector for Watching the Eclipse Safely - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/5O2I/J6IEVD1T/FRQ5O2IJ6IEVD1T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/5O2I/J6IEVD1T/FRQ5O2IJ6IEVD1T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/5O2I/J6IEVD1T/FRQ5O2IJ6IEVD1T.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar I wanted to create a way to view the sun during the solar eclipse that was safe, and also that projected the sun in a larger way so several people could gather around it, and not rely on using the solar eclipse glasses to experience the event. So I made a simple projector using a few things I had ar...
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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:54:59 PDT
The Calvin and Hobbes Snowmen http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Calvin-and-Hobbes-Snowmen/
The Calvin and Hobbes Snowmen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SMALL.jpg -BALES- **If you like this project, please vote for it in the Epilog VIII and Homemade Gifts Contests!**Holiday decorations are not my thing, but if I'm going to make them ... they are going to be a bit macabre.Growing up in the 80s meant that Calvin and Hobbes were part of my Sunday comic review, as well a...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 08:02:27 PST
Wine Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Caddy/
Wine Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/VDL5/IMY43M75/FDFVDL5IMY43M75.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/VDL5/IMY43M75/FDFVDL5IMY43M75.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/VDL5/IMY43M75/FDFVDL5IMY43M75.SMALL.jpg FaustWoodworks In this Instructable, I will detail two ways to make this Wine Caddy.Option 1: CNC MachiningOption 2: Hand ToolsI also sell these on my Website and Etsy if you or anyone you know is interested! CNC Machining You will fine two documents listed below:1.) An Adobe Illistrator document for Vectors2...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 19:30:41 PDT
Wooden Speaker for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Speaker-for-Beginners/
Wooden Speaker for Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/VJHA/IJQNY1O2/FDTVJHAIJQNY1O2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/VJHA/IJQNY1O2/FDTVJHAIJQNY1O2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/VJHA/IJQNY1O2/FDTVJHAIJQNY1O2.SMALL.jpg Albertthecomputerguy This instructable is about how to make a pair of good sounding speakers with little knowledge of carpentry. Lets get started with this instructable. Supplies For this project, you're going to need some 1/2 inch wood, some balsa wood, small nails or tacks, a hammer, wood glue, hot glue, a drill, ...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 13:24:21 PST
How to Turn Live-Edge Bowls http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-Live-Edge-Bowls/
How to Turn Live-Edge Bowls - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/CCHR/J6GQJ361/FSECCHRJ6GQJ361.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/CCHR/J6GQJ361/FSECCHRJ6GQJ361.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/CCHR/J6GQJ361/FSECCHRJ6GQJ361.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words and photos: Richard RaffanBowls that retain the bark of the tree as a rim decoration are always popular, both as a turning project and as a purchasable item by those looking for unusual gifts. Such bowls are generally referred to as bark-rimmed or live-edge bowls unless the bark is removed, at...
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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:06:15 PDT
Making a Cross Cut Sled for the Band Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cross-Cut-Sled-for-the-Band-Saw/
Making a Cross Cut Sled for the Band Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/XDPS/IIAZALMM/F5FXDPSIIAZALMM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/XDPS/IIAZALMM/F5FXDPSIIAZALMM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/XDPS/IIAZALMM/F5FXDPSIIAZALMM.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar A cross cut sled for band saw is a very useful addition to any shop and will make it a lot easier to get straight cuts on the band saw. This particular jig features a very useful clamping system which makes it easy to hold the wood in place, and make mitered cuts too.So let's go over how to build th...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 20:39:06 PST
Woodworking router circle jig---make your own. http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-router-circle-jig-make-your-own/
Woodworking router circle jig---make your own. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/M9VR/HGIEVCJO/F6QM9VRHGIEVCJO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/M9VR/HGIEVCJO/F6QM9VRHGIEVCJO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/M9VR/HGIEVCJO/F6QM9VRHGIEVCJO.SMALL.jpg WorkshopAddict If you have any extra 1/4 inch plywood, a cutting board or any phenolic plastic laying around, then you can make yourself a jig that will turn your plunge router into a perfect circle cutting machine.
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Sat, 11 May 2013 15:02:32 PDT
Homemade Table Saw Fence System | Easy Simple New Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Table-Saw-Fence-System-New-Style/
Homemade Table Saw Fence System | Easy Simple New Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/YWN5/J2GF8UVW/FRJYWN5J2GF8UVW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/YWN5/J2GF8UVW/FRJYWN5J2GF8UVW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/YWN5/J2GF8UVW/FRJYWN5J2GF8UVW.SMALL.jpg Elias Stratakos In this instructable you will see how I created the easiest, steadiest, strongest fully functional homemade table saw fence system. It’s really simple and I think that anyone can build it, in no time! The innovation of this build, is these 2 pieces of wood, cut in an angle, (that in combin...
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Wed, 10 May 2017 14:46:59 PDT
The Wooden Dowel Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wooden-Dowel-Lightsaber/
The Wooden Dowel Lightsaber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/V4N9/IV0AA8RB/F9CV4N9IV0AA8RB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/V4N9/IV0AA8RB/F9CV4N9IV0AA8RB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/V4N9/IV0AA8RB/F9CV4N9IV0AA8RB.SMALL.jpg -BALES- Can a lightsaber be made from wooden dowels? That was the random question that popped into my head while waiting for glue to dry on another project. A quick search on the brought results for wooden lightsabers turned on a lathe ... but could it be done with dowels? Also, I don't have a lathe ... ...
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 13:50:26 PDT
Make a box and bracelet to your dearest Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-box-and-bracelet-to-your-dearest-Star/
Make a box and bracelet to your dearest Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/1O4R/IHS3QSGS/F381O4RIHS3QSGS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/1O4R/IHS3QSGS/F381O4RIHS3QSGS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/1O4R/IHS3QSGS/F381O4RIHS3QSGS.SMALL.jpg Amaries Christmas time is coming and I like to give away homemade gifts. This year it will be a bracelet in a carved box with a special message. I wanted to play with words and stars. On the lid of the box I carved: "You are the star in my life". On one side: "All that I want" and on the other side: "Starti...
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 14:55:48 PST
Milkman workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Milkman-workbench/
Milkman workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/UVCP/IEGXSXBO/FW0UVCPIEGXSXBO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/UVCP/IEGXSXBO/FW0UVCPIEGXSXBO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/UVCP/IEGXSXBO/FW0UVCPIEGXSXBO.SMALL.jpg Phil80 A small portable workbench that will do miracle!
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 19:23:12 PDT
Table for a Cheap Tablesaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-for-Cheap-Tablesaw/
Table for a Cheap Tablesaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/H626/IIDJGHOF/FHJH626IIDJGHOF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/H626/IIDJGHOF/FHJH626IIDJGHOF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/H626/IIDJGHOF/FHJH626IIDJGHOF.SMALL.jpg stannickel A few weeks ago, I made a homemade tablesaw with a handheld circular saw that I already owned. While this saw served the purpose of making long cuts with a homemade fence, it didn't have the flexibility of sawing angles or even a right angle. I agonized over buying a cheapo saw from Harbor Freight ...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 11:08:25 PST
Plywood Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Laptop-Stand-1/
Plywood Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/38KM/IZ6BIFOX/FL538KMIZ6BIFOX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/38KM/IZ6BIFOX/FL538KMIZ6BIFOX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/38KM/IZ6BIFOX/FL538KMIZ6BIFOX.SMALL.jpg Henri.Lacoste Hi, and welcome to my instructables about a simple laptop stand I made from scrap plywood. I do a lot of work on my laptop and after hours of drawing or typing I find my neck really starts to ache due to my bad posture. Rather than using a pile of books or buying a stand I decided to design and make...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:53:57 PST
Doughnut Chuck http://www.instructables.com/id/Doughnut-Chuck/
Doughnut Chuck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/H7HM/J67WG6B6/FQNH7HMJ67WG6B6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/H7HM/J67WG6B6/FQNH7HMJ67WG6B6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/H7HM/J67WG6B6/FQNH7HMJ67WG6B6.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins A Doughnut Chuck is a great jig to hold turned bowls on a lathe. It grants access to flatten and finish the bottom of any bowl. This simple chuck can be made in an afternoon and can be customized to fit any lathe and bowl. Tools and Materials Tools: LatheTurning ToolsJig saw or BandsawNova Chuck...
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Fri, 11 Aug 2017 23:53:59 PDT