Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 May 2017 23:22:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 Building Cedar trimmed Window Boxes for your home http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Cedar-trimmed-Window-Boxes-for-your-home/
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Sun, 20 Sep 2015 19:41:27 PDT
Elevated Planter Raised Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Elevated-Planter-Raised-Bed/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 13:46:39 PDT
The Marshmallow Trebuchet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Marshmallow-Trebuchet/
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 23:56:32 PDT
How Make a Flattening Jig for a Router http://www.instructables.com/id/How-Make-a-Flattening-Jig-for-a-Router/
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Fri, 12 May 2017 06:21:11 PDT
Something about a man and his staff http://www.instructables.com/id/Something-about-a-man-and-his-staff/
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Fri, 18 Nov 2011 22:30:02 PST
Potting Table - Sturdy and Simple http://www.instructables.com/id/Potting-Table-Sturdy-and-Simple/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 22:00:52 PDT
End Grain Cutting Board plus Bonus http://www.instructables.com/id/End-Grain-Cutting-Board-plus-Bonus-Project/
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Sun, 19 Dec 2010 22:47:41 PST
Home Blended Wood Preserver. http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Preserver-Home-Blended/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 10:02:19 PDT
How to Make a Modular Queen Storage Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Modular-Queen-Storage-Bed/
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Tue, 2 May 2017 11:19:03 PDT
How to Make a Mini AXE http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mini-AXE/
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Fri, 5 May 2017 07:57:28 PDT
DIY Pitching Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Pitching-Machine/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 05:49:33 PDT
Rehearsal Cubes - for acting http://www.instructables.com/id/Rehearsal-Cubes-for-acting/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2008 18:55:59 PST
Make a Human Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Human-Table/
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Thu, 4 May 2017 08:16:31 PDT
Easy and Precise Table Saw Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-Precise-Table-Saw-Sled/
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 08:08:05 PDT
Faux (fake) cheap teak deck from plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-fake-cheap-teak-deck-from-plywood/
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Fri, 11 May 2012 05:39:05 PDT
Pallet Corner bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Palette-Corner-bench/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 12:21:49 PDT
Build A Club House! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Club-House/
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Sat, 28 Aug 2010 12:14:35 PDT
Epic Thor's Carving Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Epic-Thors-Carving-Mallet/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 13:47:30 PST
Wooden Interactive Calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Interactive-Calendar/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 17:08:16 PST
Spiral woodwork http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiral-woodwork/
Spiral woodwork - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/1WNU/FU6LTPBB/FD31WNUFU6LTPBB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/1WNU/FU6LTPBB/FD31WNUFU6LTPBB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/1WNU/FU6LTPBB/FD31WNUFU6LTPBB.SMALL.jpg voetspore This is my first Instructable. Hope you will follow clearly. It will show you a step by step how to make a spiral out of a solid round piece of wood. Tools needed: Drill press, Table Saw, 10mm wood/steal drill bit,elbow grease, small round file, more elbow grease, sand paper, more elbow grease. En...
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Tue, 5 May 2009 04:15:42 PDT
Bottle Opener With Magnetic Top Catcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Opener-With-Magnetic-Top-Catcher/
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Sat, 25 Mar 2017 21:21:16 PDT
Applying an authentic Arts and Crafts Finish to Quartersawn Oak http://www.instructables.com/id/Applying-an-authentic-Arts-and-Crafts-Finish-to-Qu/
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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 05:01:12 PDT
Geometric Faced Vases http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometric-Faced-Vases/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 15:01:44 PDT
Hard Wood Baby Rattle http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-Wood-Baby-Rattle/
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 08:00:28 PST
Curved Seat for Photographers http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-Seat-for-Photographers/
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Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:17:20 PDT
Make a Slimline Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Slimline-Pen/
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Sun, 20 Sep 2015 07:21:44 PDT
Real Metal Looking Sword Out of Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Metal-Looking-Sword-Out-of-Pallet-Wood/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:03:32 PST
Wood Sculpture Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Sculpture-Restoration/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:11:16 PST
Portable Benchtop Spring Pole Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Benchtop-Spring-Pole-Lathe/
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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:45:41 PDT
The Last Clamp Rack You Will Ever Build http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Last-Clamp-Rack-You-Will-Ever-Build/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 14:03:06 PDT
Wood Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Cutting-Board/
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 18:16:33 PST
How to Make a Sushi Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wooden-Sushi-Lamp/
How to Make a Sushi Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/WP0Z/IG5EEM0Q/FU8WP0ZIG5EEM0Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/WP0Z/IG5EEM0Q/FU8WP0ZIG5EEM0Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/WP0Z/IG5EEM0Q/FU8WP0ZIG5EEM0Q.SMALL.jpg Humus Workshop Hello everyone! This is my first how-to video about woodworking. It is a lamps series that I made for a sushi restaurant. Basically I've used pine wood and water-based lacquer to finishing. Now, we will see step by step how to make this lamp.So let's get started!Mobile app users clicking here for w...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 17:56:36 PDT
Modern Live Edge Waterfall Coffee Table | How to Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Live-Edge-Waterfall-Coffee-Table-How-to-Bui/
Modern Live Edge Waterfall Coffee Table | How to Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/7KK0/J1MEUP3F/F4W7KK0J1MEUP3F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/7KK0/J1MEUP3F/F4W7KK0J1MEUP3F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/7KK0/J1MEUP3F/F4W7KK0J1MEUP3F.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop In this collaboration build between myself (Johnny Brooke of Crafted Workshop), James Wright of Wood by Wright, and Zack Herberholz of ZH Fabrications, we'll show you how to build this Modern Live Edge Waterfall Coffee Table. We built this piece together in my shop a few weeks ago and we each contri...
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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 08:09:02 PDT
Simple Corner Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Corner-Shelf/
Simple Corner Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/2VBD/G6MPQHMF/FVR2VBDG6MPQHMF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/2VBD/G6MPQHMF/FVR2VBDG6MPQHMF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/2VBD/G6MPQHMF/FVR2VBDG6MPQHMF.SMALL.jpg Pankake  This Instructable will show you how to build a corner shelf for little money and it takes little time. What you will need  drill, level, stud finder, drill bits, screws ( not pictured: square) wood: 1x8 board and 1x3 board( I ripped a 1x6) cut the 1x8 so it will fit in the corner( 45 degree angl...
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Mon, 22 Mar 2010 15:47:02 PDT
DIY HAMMOCK STAND http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-hammock/
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Tue, 15 May 2012 07:39:56 PDT
GoT Wire Inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/GoT-Wire-Inlay/
GoT Wire Inlay - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/G3C8/IEIDA1YS/FL9G3C8IEIDA1YS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/G3C8/IEIDA1YS/FL9G3C8IEIDA1YS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/G3C8/IEIDA1YS/FL9G3C8IEIDA1YS.SMALL.jpg Njschmaus You'll need! An image of your choice!1. Wood2. wire3. Something to indent the wood (router or flathead screwdriver)4. Small hammer5. Sand paper6. And a finish! Choosing Your Image Choose your image and either print it off the internet, should use a sillhoutte, it's easier that way. Choose You W...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 19:17:04 PDT
Poplar Secretary Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Poplar-Secretary-Desk/
Poplar Secretary Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/K9LL/IRXT962X/F7DK9LLIRXT962X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/K9LL/IRXT962X/F7DK9LLIRXT962X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/K9LL/IRXT962X/F7DK9LLIRXT962X.SMALL.jpg Thistlemile Recently, I took a woodworking class at my grad school where we had to design, draft, and build a piece of furniture. I went with a secretary desk because it A) incorporates a lot of different joinery and problem-solving, making it perfect to build as an intermediate project, and B) is super-functi...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 11:33:57 PDT
Resin Wood Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Resin-Wood-Coffee-Table/
Resin Wood Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/KK9R/J1GOZ2WT/FI1KK9RJ1GOZ2WT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/KK9R/J1GOZ2WT/FI1KK9RJ1GOZ2WT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/KK9R/J1GOZ2WT/FI1KK9RJ1GOZ2WT.SMALL.jpg imagellanic I decided to make my own table when the cost of a table from a certain company was way too high priced and not the exact dimensions I wanted. This prompted me to look at Pinterest for cool table Ideas that I wanted to DIY. I found a whole bunch of Resin/Wood tables and decided to make my own as I wa...
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Fri, 14 Apr 2017 18:17:29 PDT
Easy Handmade Wooden Ribbon Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Wooden-Ribbon-Box/
Easy Handmade Wooden Ribbon Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/CEYM/IZYGGEP5/FZHCEYMIZYGGEP5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/CEYM/IZYGGEP5/FZHCEYMIZYGGEP5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/CEYM/IZYGGEP5/FZHCEYMIZYGGEP5.SMALL.jpg BurlyWoodWorks - Create Something Want to impress everybody you know? Learn how to make this Handmade Ribbon Box with simple but detailed steps to show you everything you need to know to get you another step forward. This was a very fun project for me, and being only 14 years old, it put quite an impression on the people I showed it...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 18:14:55 PST
Fancy Wooden Fruit Bowl with 123D Make http://www.instructables.com/id/Fancy-Wooden-Fruit-Bowl-With-123D-Make/
Fancy Wooden Fruit Bowl with 123D Make - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/AVQT/IVHQPVMZ/FFXAVQTIVHQPVMZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/AVQT/IVHQPVMZ/FFXAVQTIVHQPVMZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/AVQT/IVHQPVMZ/FFXAVQTIVHQPVMZ.SMALL.jpg ZenziWerken To build this beautiful fruit bowl you'll need a sheet birch plywood 300 mm x 400 mm / 12" x 16" a desktop cnc machine with at least 300 mm x 200 mm / 12" x 8" of travel or a laser cutter woodglue sandpaper wood oil for finishingThe software for creating the file is free, but you need to be abl...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 06:02:45 PST
Modern Maple and Steel Coffee Table | How to Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Maple-and-Steel-Coffee-Table-How-to-Build/
Modern Maple and Steel Coffee Table | How to Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/U3ZV/J1CEP01D/FQGU3ZVJ1CEP01D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/U3ZV/J1CEP01D/FQGU3ZVJ1CEP01D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/U3ZV/J1CEP01D/FQGU3ZVJ1CEP01D.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop In this Instructable, I'll show you how to build this modern Maple and steel coffee table featuring a solid Maple top and welded steel base. This is a fairly in-depth build but the resulting piece is gorgeous! Don't miss the build videos above for a LOT more details! Gather Tools and Materials I'...
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Tue, 11 Apr 2017 11:23:13 PDT
Wooden Stump Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Stump-Wall-Clock/
Wooden Stump Wall Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/XYRT/HJZ86CL2/F5KXYRTHJZ86CL2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/XYRT/HJZ86CL2/F5KXYRTHJZ86CL2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/XYRT/HJZ86CL2/F5KXYRTHJZ86CL2.SMALL.jpg pequnio3 Last month I was at a BBQ and the house next door was cutting down their beautiful Eucalyptus tree.  I noticed they had a lot of spare tree trunk chunks, so I asked If i could have one and they said "Sure!".  I hauled the 150lbs stump back to my home and turned part of it into a beautiful stump wa...
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Sun, 11 Aug 2013 21:48:51 PDT
The Reclaimed Pallet Pens http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Reclaimed-Pallet-Pens/
The Reclaimed Pallet Pens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7WIG/IYV9F2VS/FO17WIGIYV9F2VS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7WIG/IYV9F2VS/FO17WIGIYV9F2VS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7WIG/IYV9F2VS/FO17WIGIYV9F2VS.SMALL.jpg -BALES- The challenge set forth unto me ... make a pen without a lathe, which works out nicely since I don't have a lathe. I also don't have any pen kits.My immediate thought was to make a pen using tools and materials common to a hobbyist woodworker or possibly even your home improvement DIY'er. In my mi...
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Wed, 8 Feb 2017 08:11:14 PST
DIY Homemade Mini Wood Lathe with Drill Hand Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Mini-Wood-Lathe-with-Drill-Hand-Tools/
DIY Homemade Mini Wood Lathe with Drill Hand Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q4IG/I3H6XDS6/FGXQ4IGI3H6XDS6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q4IG/I3H6XDS6/FGXQ4IGI3H6XDS6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q4IG/I3H6XDS6/FGXQ4IGI3H6XDS6.SMALL.jpg doitverything46 Homemade Mini Wood Lathe with Drill Hand Tools very easy and cheap.You can show step by step how to make a mini lathe using a power drill. I turn a few pieces and then make a small tool handle.
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 23:45:27 PST
Perfect rounded corners, with just a mitre box http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-Rounded-Corners-With-a-Miter-Box/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 07:34:35 PDT
​P-10 Aqua - Deployable Bridge http://www.instructables.com/id/P-10-Aqua-Deployable-Bridge/
​P-10 Aqua - Deployable Bridge - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/67DE/IOSP700R/FU367DEIOSP700R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/67DE/IOSP700R/FU367DEIOSP700R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/67DE/IOSP700R/FU367DEIOSP700R.SMALL.jpg r.greenhillbrown Make sure to build sections on the extended abutment. Otherwise the build process does not mirror real life effectively. Remove one packaged up section from box. Undo packaged section and lay pieces out. Match the R raker for that section, with the R section of truss. Make sure it i...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 19:08:42 PDT
Make a Led Tron Desk and Led Tron Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Led-Tron-Desk-and-Led-Tron-Clock/
Make a Led Tron Desk and Led Tron Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/XOMS/J16YB55W/FJFXOMSJ16YB55W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/XOMS/J16YB55W/FJFXOMSJ16YB55W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/XOMS/J16YB55W/FJFXOMSJ16YB55W.SMALL.jpg cyprien35 Hello,First excuse me for all my english mistakes...Here is my Tron desk and Tron clock.I should create my desk and why not create a special one :)It was a very very VERY long work...I learn so much thing, it was fun and the result is really pretty!What I need for the desk :- oak wood plank (3 plank...
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Thu, 6 Apr 2017 15:32:46 PDT
Make a Router Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Router-Plane/
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Thu, 6 Apr 2017 09:05:44 PDT
Cabinet W/ Dovetails & Secret Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cabinet-W-Dovetails-Secret-Drawer/
Cabinet W/ Dovetails & Secret Drawer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/70SN/J153Z571/FQO70SNJ153Z571.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/70SN/J153Z571/FQO70SNJ153Z571.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/70SN/J153Z571/FQO70SNJ153Z571.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This mahogany cabinet features 10 thin dovetail drawers (plus one secret bottom drawer). I built this for my maker-space which needs a lot of storage, and I wanted to create a classic look. Cutting Materials I began with cutting up some beautiful mahogany plywood for the main cabinet skeleton, an...
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Wed, 5 Apr 2017 22:02:08 PDT
The Ultimate CNC Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-CNC-Bluetooth-Speaker/
The Ultimate CNC Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/D1RW/J12O4ANV/FO8D1RWJ12O4ANV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/D1RW/J12O4ANV/FO8D1RWJ12O4ANV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/D1RW/J12O4ANV/FO8D1RWJ12O4ANV.SMALL.jpg Basement Engineer OverviewThere are many Instructables that teach about building your own bluetooth speaker. However, most are oriented toward those with a small budget and/or little access to tools. This speaker will cost a bit more, take some time, and involve many different tools. At my school I have access to a 3...
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Tue, 4 Apr 2017 12:24:28 PDT