Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:03:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 Rough and Ready Veg Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Rough-and-Ready-Veg-Storage/
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Sat, 19 May 2018 18:43:33 PDT
Chunky Farmhouse Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Chunky-Farmhouse-Coffee-Table/
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 06:53:24 PDT
$5, No Tool, Bamboo Sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/5-No-Tool-Bamboo-Sunglasses/
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 08:18:00 PST
Magical Starry Night Light W/ Wood, Foamboard & Fairy Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Magical-Starry-Night-Light-W-Wood-Foamboard-Fairy-/
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:13:30 PST
Router Table Major Improvements http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Table-Major-Improvements/
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Tue, 12 Jun 2018 06:33:33 PDT
Wooden Rocking Horse Giraffe - Made Out of Kitchen Worktop http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Rocking-Horse-Giraffe-Made-Out-of-Kitchen-W/
Wooden Rocking Horse Giraffe - Made Out of Kitchen Worktop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/BUXK/JHATKHH1/FQCBUXKJHATKHH1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/BUXK/JHATKHH1/FQCBUXKJHATKHH1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/BUXK/JHATKHH1/FQCBUXKJHATKHH1.SMALL.jpg GraceB4 Here is my instructable on how to make yourself a rocking horse in the shape of a Giraffe. The giraffe, now known as "Gilly" is ideal for any child young or old. It was a pleasure to make and a pleasure to watch so many children have many hours of fun on her. Gilly herself is made from entirely recl...
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Fri, 18 May 2018 01:22:05 PDT
Modern Wood and LED Vanity Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Wood-and-LED-Vanity-Mirror/
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Thu, 5 Oct 2017 13:32:05 PDT
Balance Bike DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Balance-Bike-DIY/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 20:17:02 PDT
Make a Rustic Shadow Box, pallet lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Rustic-Shadow-Box-pallet-lumber/
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Sun, 24 Jun 2012 10:54:51 PDT
Epoxy Inlay and Rustic Compass Butcher Block Countertops http://www.instructables.com/id/Epoxy-Inlay-and-Rustic-Compass-Butcher-Block-Count/
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Tue, 5 Jun 2018 13:23:29 PDT
Make A Table Tennis Bat! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Table-Tennis-Bat/
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 05:36:46 PST
Rolling Storage Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-Storage-Cabinet/
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Sun, 4 Feb 2018 04:55:36 PST
Building a "Floating" Lumber Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Floating-Lumber-Rack/
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Wed, 30 May 2018 11:21:56 PDT
3'x5' Flag Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/3x5-Flag-Frame/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 12:21:53 PST
Simple 2' x 4' Computer Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-2-X-4-Computer-Desk/
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 05:32:25 PST
A Barrel-Style Wine Rack - A 2x4 project http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Barrel-Style-Wine-Rack-A-2x4-project/
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 01:32:59 PST
Wine Cork Surfboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Cork-Surfboard/
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Wed, 6 Jun 2018 10:08:56 PDT
How to Build a Precise Mechanical Planetarium http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Precise-Mechanical-Planetarium/
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Tue, 5 Jun 2018 07:56:16 PDT
Wireless Charging Bedside Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Charging-Bedside-Table/
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Sat, 20 Jan 2018 05:10:18 PST
Japanese 3D Puzzle Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Japanese-3D-Puzzle-Coffee-Table/
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Sat, 2 Jun 2018 09:38:49 PDT
Wood Slat Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Slat-Wall/
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Sun, 9 Apr 2017 05:29:25 PDT
Rogue One Mini U-Wing Popsicle Stick Model http://www.instructables.com/id/Rogue-One-Mini-U-Wing-Popsicle-Stick-Model/
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 08:07:16 PDT
How to use a Router planer & Surfacing Jig to thickness & flatten rough sawn timber or Thick lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Router-Planer-Surfacing-Jig-to-Thickn/
How to use a Router planer & Surfacing Jig to thickness & flatten rough sawn timber or Thick lumber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/4MZF/IXQFT8JS/FQN4MZFIXQFT8JS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/4MZF/IXQFT8JS/FQN4MZFIXQFT8JS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/4MZF/IXQFT8JS/FQN4MZFIXQFT8JS.SMALL.jpg Richard Morley - BrainfizzUK Using a router as a thicknesses or surfacing machine is a VERY cost effective alternative to a large stationary machine. Not only is it probably a tool you already have, it takes up very little space compared to a planer/thicknesser. and it is not limited but the size of the machine (every tried to ...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 05:13:46 PST
More than just a lumber cart http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Than-Just-a-Lumber-Cart/
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:38:22 PST
The Ultimate Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Coffee-Table-1/
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Thu, 20 Oct 2011 13:23:47 PDT
Making a Pipe (Part 1): The Stummel http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Pipe-Part-1-The-Stummel/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2012 20:47:44 PST
Hanging Gear Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Gear-Clock/
Hanging Gear Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/CH3I/JHQJD7IE/F5RCH3IJHQJD7IE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/CH3I/JHQJD7IE/F5RCH3IJHQJD7IE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/CH3I/JHQJD7IE/F5RCH3IJHQJD7IE.SMALL.jpg tdonoclift Gears never fail to capture the interest of anyone observing them. The inspiration for this clock was a minimalist approach to a gear clock. By simply hanging an incremented gear onto a small driven gear and letting gravity and mathematics do their thing, an eye catching clock can be made. This proj...
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Tue, 29 May 2018 10:18:30 PDT
Hatchet Inspired Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Hatchet-Inspired-Mallet/
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 03:51:45 PDT
Ships Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Ships-Ladder/
Ships Ladder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/2YFF/ILBGUL56/FW12YFFILBGUL56.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/2YFF/ILBGUL56/FW12YFFILBGUL56.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/2YFF/ILBGUL56/FW12YFFILBGUL56.SMALL.jpg NelsonTreehouse Charlie Spitzack walks us through how to build a Ships Ladder for your Treehouse! Nelson Treehouse and Supply uses Ships Ladders in just about every treehouse they build! We want to teach you how to Do It Yourself! Materials List! This is an Intermediate level carpentry project! We suggest you h...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2016 18:57:56 PST
Minimalist Docking Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Docking-Station/
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Fri, 29 Dec 2017 23:46:22 PST
Wooden Star Map / Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Map-Wooden-Sign/
Wooden Star Map / Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/3CNX/JGNWN2BY/FXL3CNXJGNWN2BY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/3CNX/JGNWN2BY/FXL3CNXJGNWN2BY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/3CNX/JGNWN2BY/FXL3CNXJGNWN2BY.SMALL.jpg makeorbreakshop We just had our first child and being a space nerd I wanted to commemorate it with a print of the night sky the day she was born. You can purchase prints like these online, but I wanted to take it a step further and make it light up! Here are the materials and tools I used to make it:Materials 1/...
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Tue, 1 May 2018 13:34:12 PDT
Make a Carved Box Form Firewood http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Carved-Box-Form-Firewood/
Make a Carved Box Form Firewood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/RVLO/JHAUGZS5/FVWRVLOJHAUGZS5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/RVLO/JHAUGZS5/FVWRVLOJHAUGZS5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/RVLO/JHAUGZS5/FVWRVLOJHAUGZS5.SMALL.jpg woodbywright When starting out in woodworking, most individuals are looking for a cheap source of lumber. Firewood is a fantastic source of lumber because it is riven and that will provide a much more stable piece of wood. Many projects that people will work on are small enough to come out of a piece of firewood...
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Mon, 21 May 2018 09:19:34 PDT
Sculptural Wall Clock | Shou-Sugi-Ban Technique http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculptural-Wall-Clock-Shou-Sugi-Ban-Technique/
Sculptural Wall Clock | Shou-Sugi-Ban Technique - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/7JBM/J7QGJ49V/FVT7JBMJ7QGJ49V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/7JBM/J7QGJ49V/FVT7JBMJ7QGJ49V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/7JBM/J7QGJ49V/FVT7JBMJ7QGJ49V.SMALL.jpg Guido Vrola Design This is a wooden wall clock that I designed almost a year ago during the Inktober 2016 challenge.It is made from an old spruce board with the Shou-Sugi-Ban technique. It is a very ancient Japanese technique which consists in charring the wood surface, then washing it, brushing and finishing it with ...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:47:17 PDT
the most awesome chisel rack ever http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Most-Awesome-Chisel-Rack-Ever/
the most awesome chisel rack ever - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/WK8J/IJG24LSC/FZ3WK8JIJG24LSC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/WK8J/IJG24LSC/FZ3WK8JIJG24LSC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/WK8J/IJG24LSC/FZ3WK8JIJG24LSC.SMALL.jpg patricksworkshop Hi My name is Patrick from Patrick's Work Shop and today i'm going to show you how I made my most awesome chisel rack ever , lets get started first you will need some wood I am using a scrap piece I have on hand it measures 1"x 3" and its 30 inches longyou will also need the chisels you want ...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 06:58:49 PST
DIY Wood High Heel Sandals http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-High-Heel-Sandals/
DIY Wood High Heel Sandals - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/5NQ0/IRKFUQB0/FMD5NQ0IRKFUQB0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/5NQ0/IRKFUQB0/FMD5NQ0IRKFUQB0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/5NQ0/IRKFUQB0/FMD5NQ0IRKFUQB0.SMALL.jpg SheepiAnna I had some left over pieces of basswood from a whittling set and a new scroll saw. I was wondering what to make when I saw that Instructables was hosting contests for wood, leather, and footwear. What was wood + leather + footwear? I wondered for a while, and was soon inspired to make a DIY set of w...
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 22:15:07 PDT
Wooden Handheld Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Handheld-Console/
Wooden Handheld Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/JXOG/J0X4Z80I/F1PJXOGJ0X4Z80I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/JXOG/J0X4Z80I/F1PJXOGJ0X4Z80I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/JXOG/J0X4Z80I/F1PJXOGJ0X4Z80I.SMALL.jpg simplecove Since making my retro arcade cabinet, I wanted to make a handheld version. This is what I ended up with. It's made out of cherry and the buttons/d-pad are made out of oak. The handheld features a 5" TFT screen, 1" speaker, Raspberry pi 2, HDMI decoder board, power boost 1000c board, 2.5 watt amp an...
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Fri, 31 Mar 2017 12:13:29 PDT
Firewood Log Tea Light With Matchbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Firewood-Log-Tea-Light-With-Matchbox/
Firewood Log Tea Light With Matchbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LPUL/JG74WSXS/FFWLPULJG74WSXS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LPUL/JG74WSXS/FFWLPULJG74WSXS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LPUL/JG74WSXS/FFWLPULJG74WSXS.SMALL.jpg aCuriousCreator In this guide, I'll show how I made my tea light candle holder with a built-in matchbox area from a firewood log. I grabbed a few logs of wood from my parent's firewood pile a few months ago and have had them sat around trying to come up with an idea of what do with them. I'm really happy with how t...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:32:09 PDT
Cedar Strip Kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Strip-Kayak/
Cedar Strip Kayak - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/41Z7/JHGJQLCA/FZB41Z7JHGJQLCA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/41Z7/JHGJQLCA/FZB41Z7JHGJQLCA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/41Z7/JHGJQLCA/FZB41Z7JHGJQLCA.SMALL.jpg jcbuchli While a wood kayak may seem fragile, strip built kayaks are actually incredibly strong and lightweight. With this construction method, it is not too difficult to build a boat that outperforms anything you can buy at a store. By building your own boat, you are in full control of everything from the s...
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Tue, 22 May 2018 12:27:24 PDT
How to Burn & Stain Wood Aka Shou Sugi Ban http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Burn-Stain-Wood-Aka-Shou-Sugi-Ban/
How to Burn & Stain Wood Aka Shou Sugi Ban - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/DZUY/JHATPODG/FMBDZUYJHATPODG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/DZUY/JHATPODG/FMBDZUYJHATPODG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/DZUY/JHATPODG/FMBDZUYJHATPODG.SMALL.jpg Jonny Builds Check out the video for further details, and please subscribe to my YouTube channel if you like what you see. Thanks.Shou Sugi Ban is a Japanese technique, that dates back to the 18th century, for preserving wood. The process is specifically meant for cedar, but works on many species of wood such as...
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Thu, 17 May 2018 18:47:35 PDT
Solar dryer box http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Dryer-Box/
Solar dryer box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/QA3U/ILJWLQFW/F6WQA3UILJWLQFW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/QA3U/ILJWLQFW/F6WQA3UILJWLQFW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/QA3U/ILJWLQFW/F6WQA3UILJWLQFW.SMALL.jpg Martinfuchs Solar dryers are a simple and energy-saving way to dry your own food, herbs, veggies and fruits alike. The solar dryer box is compact, easy to handle and can be disassembled in a few steps.The basic idea for this dryer comes from the book "Sun Works Solar Food Dryer" by Eben Foder, which contains de...
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 04:51:04 PST
Grateful Dead woodburned box http://www.instructables.com/id/Grateful-Dead-woodburned-box/
Grateful Dead woodburned box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/SG5L/IFSJG5N9/FEFSG5LIFSJG5N9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/SG5L/IFSJG5N9/FEFSG5LIFSJG5N9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/SG5L/IFSJG5N9/FEFSG5LIFSJG5N9.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink My second woodburning adventure! This woodburning was a little more complicated than my first try but I'm still enjoying it. This one was a request from a friend - I confess I know very little to nothing about the Grateful Dead. :DI've attached my "pattern" to the next step, and I've linked to the b...
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Thu, 15 Oct 2015 14:54:46 PDT
Chess Board With Rice: Exponential Growth http://www.instructables.com/id/Chess-Board-Full-of-Rice-Exponential-Growth/
Chess Board With Rice: Exponential Growth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/DFF6/JGSGOI5X/FSJDFF6JGSGOI5X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/DFF6/JGSGOI5X/FSJDFF6JGSGOI5X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/DFF6/JGSGOI5X/FSJDFF6JGSGOI5X.SMALL.jpg ajvdmeij It was probably my math teacher who introduced us in High School to exponential growth by telling us the story of the invention of the game of chess. The king (emperor whatever) who had ordered a new game because of the fact that he was bored by the old games, was so happy that he said the inventor:...
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Sat, 5 May 2018 14:16:56 PDT
Kawai Tsugite - Amazing Three-way Japanese Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/Kawai-Tsugite-Amazing-Three-way-Japanese-Joint/
Kawai Tsugite - Amazing Three-way Japanese Joint - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/2C7I/JC0U71Z0/FWJ2C7IJC0U71Z0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/2C7I/JC0U71Z0/FWJ2C7IJC0U71Z0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/2C7I/JC0U71Z0/FWJ2C7IJC0U71Z0.SMALL.jpg WOmadeOD This joint can be assembled three different ways - one in a straight line, two at right angles! It's a pretty weak joint, but boy is it a talking point. I hope to demystify it for those who would like to make one themselves, and believe me, it's a lot of fun to do, and great practice for sawing and ...
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Mon, 8 Jan 2018 05:47:08 PST
Router Planing Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Planning-Jig/
Router Planing Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/CQM6/IYV9D1O3/FKDCQM6IYV9D1O3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/CQM6/IYV9D1O3/FKDCQM6IYV9D1O3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/CQM6/IYV9D1O3/FKDCQM6IYV9D1O3.SMALL.jpg jgaffney3 I had bought a large piece of maple from my local wood supplier. this piece was warpped, craked, and cupped everywhere. I only have a planner that can handle wood up to 12 an a half inches. I was in need of a bigger planner. Instead of shelling out the 1500 to 2000 on an old 20 in planner i did a li...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 08:59:58 PST
Glass Like Finish on Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Like-Finish-on-Wood/
Glass Like Finish on Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/1VEG/J1MEY6KE/F2I1VEGJ1MEY6KE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/1VEG/J1MEY6KE/F2I1VEGJ1MEY6KE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/1VEG/J1MEY6KE/F2I1VEGJ1MEY6KE.SMALL.jpg Batmantwo Hey I'm Batmantwo and I'm a 15 year old who loves making things so here's my instrutableThis is a nice way of finishing if you project with a professional look and feel It's also fairly cheap to do Sanding Your Wood This is one of the most important steps in this whole project. I started with 12...
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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 22:15:37 PDT
Installing Threaded Inserts in to Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Threaded-Inserts-in-to-Plywood/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:29:00 PDT
Fold Down Table - to Save Workshop Space http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Down-Table-to-Save-Workshop-Space/
Fold Down Table - to Save Workshop Space - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/C7MR/JH0TW6TP/FZ8C7MRJH0TW6TP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/C7MR/JH0TW6TP/FZ8C7MRJH0TW6TP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/C7MR/JH0TW6TP/FZ8C7MRJH0TW6TP.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery I have a very small workshop. Something I'm lacking is both floor space and usable table space. So a fold down table should give me the best of both worlds. I have a video showing the process here: Materials Used: 89mm CLS Timber 18mm Plywood Lift Off Hinges Butt Hinges ScrewsTools Used: Magnet Dri...
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Mon, 14 May 2018 09:39:32 PDT
Adirondack Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-Chairs/
Adirondack Chairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/8V1K/J048AIXG/FQI8V1KJ048AIXG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/8V1K/J048AIXG/FQI8V1KJ048AIXG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/8V1K/J048AIXG/FQI8V1KJ048AIXG.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks Get the plans to build these yourself: https://www.jackmanworks.com/shop/adirondack-chai...The Jackman Adirondack chairs, a Jackman signature! The best design, taking advantage of the best features with both a curved back and seat while still being efficient to build.These are made from clear grain...
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 08:32:07 PST
Wooden Precision Screwdriver Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Precision-Screwdriver-Set/
Wooden Precision Screwdriver Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/4WOG/ISCBA26P/FWF4WOGISCBA26P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/4WOG/ISCBA26P/FWF4WOGISCBA26P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/4WOG/ISCBA26P/FWF4WOGISCBA26P.SMALL.jpg tinkrmind I have a pocket precision screwdriver set. Why pray tell would I take a perfectly fine portable screwdriver set and make wooden handles for the bits? Doesn't that defeat the point of having a portable set? Well, my friend the problem is that I got enticed by the sleek metal body and faux leather cas...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:10:36 PDT
Band Saw Box with a Secret Drawer and swinging bracelet bars http://www.instructables.com/id/Band-Saw-Box-With-a-Secret-Door-and-Swinging-Brace/
Band Saw Box with a Secret Drawer and swinging bracelet bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/X5ZS/IHZ4RR0Q/F03X5ZSIHZ4RR0Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/X5ZS/IHZ4RR0Q/F03X5ZSIHZ4RR0Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/X5ZS/IHZ4RR0Q/F03X5ZSIHZ4RR0Q.SMALL.jpg kevincarruthers This is my first attempt at a band saw box and I haven't really used a band saw much in 30 years. I made this as an Xmas gift for my daughter and thought the secret drawer was a nice touch creating a design You will need a band saw, drill press or router and round-over bit, belt sander and sand...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:19:40 PST