Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 17:56:37 PST BLOX v1.01 How To Make An Elder Wand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Elder-Wand/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:05:05 PST
Pallet Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Bar/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:21:23 PST
Giant wooden Lego men http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-wooden-Lego-men/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:51:39 PST
Kapla Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Kapla-Blocks/
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Tue, 23 Dec 2008 15:36:49 PST
Walnut Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:43:52 PST
The Wooden Whale of Woe http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wooden-Whale-of-Woe/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:11:42 PST
Bookcase Storage Cubby Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookcase-Storage-Cubby-Unit/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:26:25 PST
Flaming Shots Menorah http://www.instructables.com/id/Flaming-Shots-Menorah/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:36:53 PST
Valet Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Valet-Tray/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:51:31 PST
Make an Adjustable Knitting Loom http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Adjustable-Knitting-Loom/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:58:21 PST
Headphones Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphones-Stand/
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By: The Wood Workshop

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:34:46 PST
Anniversary Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Anniversary-Jewelry-Box/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:39:32 PST
Game of Thrones Inspired Chess Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Inspired-Chess-Table/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:37:52 PST
Personalized Wooden Key Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Personalized-Key-Organizer/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:46:55 PST
Spray can rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-can-rack/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:52:14 PST
The Camera Track and Boom System http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Camera-Track-and-Boom-System/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:33:04 PST
Wooden Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Fire-Pit/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:32:30 PST
Futuristic Space Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Futuristic-Space-Door/
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By: THE GOOSE

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 22:36:47 PST
How to make a black locust bow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-black-locust-bow/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 07:10:34 PST
Venturi Vacuum Press - Taking Wood to a New Dimension http://www.instructables.com/id/Venturi-Vacuum-Press-Taking-Wood-to-a-New-Dimensio/
Venturi Vacuum Press - Taking Wood to a New Dimension - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/R25E/I3N2BJ37/FZKR25EI3N2BJ37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/R25E/I3N2BJ37/FZKR25EI3N2BJ37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/R25E/I3N2BJ37/FZKR25EI3N2BJ37.SMALL.jpg ehren.linderman I have been looking at expanding my hobby and getting past the seemingly blocky or overly square manufacturing in woodworking. To that end I looked into finding better ways to shape or add dimensions to my projects besides hacking away at the material. I also liked the aspect of added strength fro...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 17:32:43 PST
Wall Bacon http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Bacon/
Wall Bacon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/WWVI/I3KBW98F/FX5WWVII3KBW98F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/WWVI/I3KBW98F/FX5WWVII3KBW98F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/WWVI/I3KBW98F/FX5WWVII3KBW98F.SMALL.jpg wessie51 See Da bacon on Da wall? Cedar bacon. There is no purpose to this build other than to make a giant piece of bacon to hang or display. However, bacon is one of the, if not the best substance in the world. Yes I'm talking to you sliced bread. It also happens to be my last name, so I'm kind of f...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:28:15 PST
Miter Saw Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Miter-Saw-Cart/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:47:28 PST
Woodworking How To Use 4 Basic Saws http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-How-To-Use-4-Basic-Saws/
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Sat, 14 Sep 2013 14:50:14 PDT
Last years Chrismas tree/This years ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Last-years-Chrismas-treeThis-years-ornament/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:56:03 PST
Phone Scanning & Photo Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Scanning-Photo-Stand/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:55:53 PST
Bow-style bread knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Bow-style-bread-knife/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:51:21 PST
Numechron digital clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Numechron-digital-clock/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 17:25:42 PST
How to Build Long Boards From a Maple Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Long-Boards-From-a-Maple-Tree/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 22:20:43 PST
Pallet Wall for the people who rent their home http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wall-for-the-people-who-rent-their-home/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:58:14 PST
50 Digital Joints: poster visual reference http://www.instructables.com/id/50-Digital-Joints-poster-visual-reference/
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By: Ladycartoonist

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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:38:29 PST
Secret Compartment Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Box/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:51:51 PST
Decorative Leaves from Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Leaves-from-Wood/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 09:52:26 PST
Glow table http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-table/
Glow table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/RR8Z/I3BHIQP6/FKDRR8ZI3BHIQP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/RR8Z/I3BHIQP6/FKDRR8ZI3BHIQP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/RR8Z/I3BHIQP6/FKDRR8ZI3BHIQP6.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Really light up your next dinner party with a table that glows in the dark!Photoluminescent (glow) powder mixed with clear casting resin fills the naturally formed voids in Pecky Cypress hardwood, creating a unique and stunning table. The glow powder charges up in sunlight and emits a cool blue glow...
By: mikeasaurus

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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:52:37 PST
Lazy Susan http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-Susan-1/
Lazy Susan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/L0QL/I3BHGRP3/F73L0QLI3BHGRP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/L0QL/I3BHGRP3/F73L0QLI3BHGRP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/L0QL/I3BHGRP3/F73L0QLI3BHGRP3.SMALL.jpg The Wood Workshop This is probably one of the easiest projects ever and also one of the most useful. Before I go on any further I must point out the aluminium Lazy Susan bearings I found, they are so much better than the plastic ones and because they have little suction caps on both sides they don't need to be perman...
By: The Wood Workshop

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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 15:07:10 PST
Elegant wood breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-wood-breadboard/
Elegant wood breadboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/3ZNI/I3DQ7S6T/FK83ZNII3DQ7S6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/3ZNI/I3DQ7S6T/FK83ZNII3DQ7S6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/3ZNI/I3DQ7S6T/FK83ZNII3DQ7S6T.SMALL.jpg thorswolf It’s been a while since my last instructable so… Bam! Here we go again. This time we’re venturing into my permanently dusty workshop where I mostly fabricate Canada A1 Grade sawdust. But today we’re going to be making breadboards.I’ve been making these breadboards for a while and they are always my ...
By: thorswolf

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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 12:10:23 PST
Table Top Gaming Table Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Top-Gaming-Table-Top/
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By: C Unrath

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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 09:53:37 PST
Making A Circle Cutting Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Circle-Cutting-Jig/
Making A Circle Cutting Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/BAPL/I3BH7EU2/FXQBAPLI3BH7EU2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/BAPL/I3BH7EU2/FXQBAPLI3BH7EU2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/BAPL/I3BH7EU2/FXQBAPLI3BH7EU2.SMALL.jpg ngonang Hi, this is the design which I made for making circle by using routers. It is simple to make. This tool is used for cutting a large circle out of wood. Things need to prepaired 1. Plywood or hardwood panel (9mm thick)2. A handle.3. A washer ( = 20mm)4. A nut5. A nail (2mm x 29mm) Print the lay...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 16:08:41 PST
Scandinavian Style Advent Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Scandinavian-Style-Advent-Wreath/
Scandinavian Style Advent Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/80EI/I3AKBQ9I/FO980EII3AKBQ9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/80EI/I3AKBQ9I/FO980EII3AKBQ9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/80EI/I3AKBQ9I/FO980EII3AKBQ9I.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs For fans of puristic and scandinavian design - like me - here is my short and easy DIY tutorial of how to create your own wood discs Scandinavian Style Advent Wreath ! You need 8 clampswoodgluedrill (size pf your candles - i used 22mm)4 candlesmarker4 stacks of wood discs (stacks of 3 or 4 discs;...
By: Kion Designs

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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 13:43:27 PST
60s Style TV Console http://www.instructables.com/id/60s-Style-TV-Console/
60s Style TV Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/NAZX/I3BHEH3Q/FMHNAZXI3BHEH3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/NAZX/I3BHEH3Q/FMHNAZXI3BHEH3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/NAZX/I3BHEH3Q/FMHNAZXI3BHEH3Q.SMALL.jpg jparr This is an Instructable for a 60s Style TV Console I've been making for the past few months. It was my second big woodworking project and it's great for a beginning woodworker and allows you to learn essential techniques like using machinery, joinery, routing and cabinet hardware installation. Ma...
By: jparr

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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 15:00:33 PST
Wood Bike Rack for 5 Bikes, Fast and Low Cost Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bike-Rack-for-5-Bikes-Fast-and-Low-Cost-Build/
Wood Bike Rack for 5 Bikes, Fast and Low Cost Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SMALL.jpg ihart I was looking for a solution to store the bicycles that were building up in our garage. They were laying everywhere and due to my "garbage collecting" habit, we had a lot of them. I wanted something that could: Store 5 bikes. Be easily accessible for the kids without any lifting Be foldable ...
By: ihart

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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 09:20:10 PST
Bandsaw Box Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Box-Basics/
Bandsaw Box Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/BNGT/GJHV8RQR/FF4BNGTGJHV8RQR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/BNGT/GJHV8RQR/FF4BNGTGJHV8RQR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/BNGT/GJHV8RQR/FF4BNGTGJHV8RQR.SMALL.jpg malsonc Bandsaw boxes are not new, but they are not very common in some regions. While bandsaw boxes come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes, I’m writing this Instructable for a box made from a section of log that is about 10 inches tall and about 6-8 inches in diameter. I’m using red cedar for this box,...
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Mon, 31 Jan 2011 14:16:56 PST
Wooden Marble Coaster - from a single 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Marble-Coaster-from-a-single-2x4/
Wooden Marble Coaster - from a single 2x4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/Q139/I38SAKAG/FG6Q139I38SAKAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/Q139/I38SAKAG/FG6Q139I38SAKAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/Q139/I38SAKAG/FG6Q139I38SAKAG.SMALL.jpg seamster I love roller coasters. Especially wooden ones. To me, they are the epitome of functional art. The timber frameworks are mesmerizing feats of creativity in and of themselves, aside from the fact that they are built so people can zip along in a little car on a track on top, under, and through them. M...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 09:25:14 PST
DIY Super Easy Steel Rod Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Easy-Steel-Rod-Shelf/
DIY Super Easy Steel Rod Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/SG2K/I36LFS30/FT3SG2KI36LFS30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/SG2K/I36LFS30/FT3SG2KI36LFS30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/SG2K/I36LFS30/FT3SG2KI36LFS30.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar To get that industrial vibe in your home would be easy with this DIY steel rod shelf, where you're mostly assembling, not building! Steel rods, end caps and flanges are easy to pick up in the plumbing department of your home improvement store. You can even have the home improvement store cut a piece...
By: darbinorvar

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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 20:46:26 PST
Handle out of recycled bamboo http://www.instructables.com/id/Handle-out-of-recycled-bamboo/
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By: ffrisell

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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 12:13:09 PST
Pallet Wood Simple Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Simple-Desk/
Pallet Wood Simple Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/TID5/I36LFU39/FZ9TID5I36LFU39.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/TID5/I36LFU39/FZ9TID5I36LFU39.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/TID5/I36LFU39/FZ9TID5I36LFU39.SMALL.jpg rustyknives This year has been my first year of college off campus, and that left me with a serious lack of basic furniture, most notably a computer desk! This instructable is my way of throwing together a simple desk from some pallet wood I got from work. The aim of this design was to be as simple as possible ...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 07:31:57 PST
Wooden Toy Hauler ***Updated with template PDF*** http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-Hauler/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 21:19:29 PST
Custom Kitchen Island with LED lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Kitchen-Island-with-LED-lighting/
Custom Kitchen Island with LED lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/YFZX/I34E4MY1/F0HYFZXI34E4MY1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/YFZX/I34E4MY1/F0HYFZXI34E4MY1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/YFZX/I34E4MY1/F0HYFZXI34E4MY1.SMALL.jpg JeffS2 :::Build a kitchen island with LED accent lighting and pots/pans hanger.:::This was my custom kitchen island that I was allowed creative freedom. The client let me do whatever I wanted to do. To date it is still my favorite piece. Materials used:- 3 types of Bamboo 3/4" Plywood- 3/4" furniture birch...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 14:40:16 PST
Man Cave Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Man-Cave-Bottle-Opener/
Man Cave Bottle Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/F7J6/I2MI25XW/FLUF7J6I2MI25XW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/F7J6/I2MI25XW/FLUF7J6I2MI25XW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/F7J6/I2MI25XW/FLUF7J6I2MI25XW.SMALL.jpg solow2ba No man cave is complete without a fashionable bottle opener. This bottle opener features a scroll saw cut football player, wall hanging and a magnetic catch. A simple build with only a few tools and materials. Tools and Materials Tools Needed Scroll SawRouter straight bitdecorative edgingSand P...
By: solow2ba

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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 12:37:29 PST
DIY Standing Lamp w/ Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Standing-Lamp-w-Shelves/
DIY Standing Lamp w/ Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/KEQM/I32WJ40D/FUTKEQMI32WJ40D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/KEQM/I32WJ40D/FUTKEQMI32WJ40D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/KEQM/I32WJ40D/FUTKEQMI32WJ40D.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar If you want to try you hand at making a lamp this is a really great and simple project that combines a lamp with a piece of furniture. Storage shelves are always in demand and pairing that with a lamp makes a lot of sense. This written tutorial is a companion to the video to make the whole process e...
By: darbinorvar

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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 15:35:14 PST
Wooden Space Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Space-Lamp/
Wooden Space Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/X2IV/I31C3KMQ/FMXX2IVI31C3KMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/X2IV/I31C3KMQ/FMXX2IVI31C3KMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/X2IV/I31C3KMQ/FMXX2IVI31C3KMQ.SMALL.jpg Aviv Mussali It all started with a broken floor lamp that only the lighting pole was saved, so I've decided to build its surround, using wood and my passion for space. The first part of this project is creating the lamp itself, using an existing lighting pole, and the second part (which will be described in a fu...
By: Aviv Mussali

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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 02:15:57 PST