Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 16 Jan 2017 07:41:20 PST BLOX v1.01 Epoxy Wire Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Epoxy-Wire-Bowl/
Epoxy Wire Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/VON5/IXQG1FMX/F4BVON5IXQG1FMX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/VON5/IXQG1FMX/F4BVON5IXQG1FMX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/VON5/IXQG1FMX/F4BVON5IXQG1FMX.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks This bowl is a wedding present for my sister and brother-in-law. The base of this bowl is made from spalted beech from a fallen branch off of a 120 year old beech tree that was saved from the fire wood pile. I had a busted ethernet cable that I ripped open and embedded in a two-part epoxy (he is an ...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:14:37 PST
Fake Corner Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-Corner-Cabinet/
Fake Corner Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F8E3/ILCH93XO/FVBF8E3ILCH93XO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F8E3/ILCH93XO/FVBF8E3ILCH93XO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F8E3/ILCH93XO/FVBF8E3ILCH93XO.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker A fairly basic woodworking project with a rectangular case and a large top that fits into a corner of your room. You can get more details about the build including the tools and supplies used as well as a free detailed PDF plan at my website. Cutting Cabinet Shell Cut to width and length the 5 bo...
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 10:16:13 PST
Simple DIY End Table for $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-End-Table-for-10/
Simple DIY End Table for $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/E2XN/ICPP4XBD/FV4E2XNICPP4XBD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/E2XN/ICPP4XBD/FV4E2XNICPP4XBD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/E2XN/ICPP4XBD/FV4E2XNICPP4XBD.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This great little end table is made entirely out of a quarter sheet of plywood, which costs only $10, if you cut up from a full sheet, or $20 if you buy the pre-sized 2' x 4' sheet at the home improvement store.The design is really simple, but very nice and it's an easy build utilizing a nail gun an...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:08:39 PDT
How to use a Kreg pocket hole jig http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-Kreg-pocket-hole-jig/
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 11:04:16 PDT
wooden lock box http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-lock-box/
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Thu, 26 Aug 2010 19:17:47 PDT
DIY String Light Chandelier for $40 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-String-Light-Chandelier-for-40/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 20:54:11 PST
Candy Vault - wood box with secret mechanical lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Candy-Vault-Wood-Box-With-Secret-Mechanical-Lock/
Candy Vault - wood box with secret mechanical lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/PIME/ILJQC7K4/FHJPIMEILJQC7K4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/PIME/ILJQC7K4/FHJPIMEILJQC7K4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/PIME/ILJQC7K4/FHJPIMEILJQC7K4.SMALL.jpg prototype_mechanic UPD 21.10.2016 Added CDR files for laser cutting. Wood box with secret mechanical lock.This toy will protect your candies from being eaten by stranger :)Ideal for protect your candies from children or small sicrets from anyone.Material: plywood/woodAssembly: DIY or I will assemble it for you.Assembl...
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 23:05:06 PST
CNC Telescope, semi-Nasmyth mount http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Telescope-Semi-Nasmyth-Mount/
CNC Telescope, semi-Nasmyth mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/UIL7/IXGFTWTY/FTLUIL7IXGFTWTY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/UIL7/IXGFTWTY/FTLUIL7IXGFTWTY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/UIL7/IXGFTWTY/FTLUIL7IXGFTWTY.SMALL.jpg GregO29 This is an 8" Newtonian reflector with a custom built CNC semi-Nasmyth mount. It is primarily constructed of 3/8" plywood and white PVC.I have a nice 10" GOTO scope, but it is not really portable (scope, tripod, and accessories exceeds 70lbs.). When I was away from home for an extended period of...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 11:46:34 PST
Make your own Iron Acetate/Homemade Stain http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Iron-AcetateHomemade-Stain/
Make your own Iron Acetate/Homemade Stain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/9CM7/IE7J3JH7/FRL9CM7IE7J3JH7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/9CM7/IE7J3JH7/FRL9CM7IE7J3JH7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/9CM7/IE7J3JH7/FRL9CM7IE7J3JH7.SMALL.jpg Moy perez woodshop An inexpensive and easy way to create many different types of wood stains. A very cost effective way to make your own stain Most materials I used, are household items.Items purchased:1. Steel wool = $1.002. Vinegar =$1.00 You will need : 1.Distilled white vinegar2.Steel wool3.Two glass J...
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 20:46:12 PDT
Finger Mallet from a Tree Branch | DIY Woodworking Tools #8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Finger-Mallet-From-a-Tree-Branch-DIY-Woodworking-T/
Finger Mallet from a Tree Branch | DIY Woodworking Tools #8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/123D/IQLIDBPU/F2P123DIQLIDBPU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/123D/IQLIDBPU/F2P123DIQLIDBPU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/123D/IQLIDBPU/F2P123DIQLIDBPU.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I've built quite a bit of mallets in the past months. A Plywood Mallet, A Hot-Glue Mallet, And my favorite: A Dead-Blow Mallet from an old transformer.What I haven't built, is a small and light duty mallet. So today, I'll show you how to make a small mallet that attaches to your finger (without a ha...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 02:54:26 PDT
Stackable Wooden Storage Crates http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Modern-Wooden-CratesStorage-Boxes-Easy-to-S/
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 04:04:18 PST
Make a bird whistle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bird-Whistle/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 12:19:00 PST
The easiest and cheapest Band Saw Circle Jig! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Easiest-and-Cheapest-Band-Saw-Circle-Jig/
The easiest and cheapest Band Saw Circle Jig! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/0GVG/IXLAAOAL/FQR0GVGIXLAAOAL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/0GVG/IXLAAOAL/FQR0GVGIXLAAOAL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/0GVG/IXLAAOAL/FQR0GVGIXLAAOAL.SMALL.jpg NewmanSpecials I needed to cut two 24" circles and didn't have an easy way to do it. I didn't like the router or band saw jigs I saw, so I decided to make one instead. I figured that the easiest way to go was to have a groove in plywood that I could use as a way to feed the wood into the band saw blade, and have t...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 20:45:12 PST
French Cleat Wall & Storage Loft http://www.instructables.com/id/French-Cleat-Wall-Storage-Loft/
French Cleat Wall & Storage Loft - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/HDYV/IXLAB0L1/F5DHDYVIXLAB0L1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/HDYV/IXLAB0L1/F5DHDYVIXLAB0L1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/HDYV/IXLAB0L1/F5DHDYVIXLAB0L1.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks In my shop there is a small area I share with other tenants with some food storage and a fridge and microwave, so I decided to close it off to keep the dust out and add a bunch of wall and loft storage space.The frame is all 2x4 construction, fastened together with 3" deck screws (because I had an e...
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 16:09:31 PST
Moon Crib from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Moon-Crib-From-Pallets/
Moon Crib from Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/FE19/IVO3HB3F/FEHFE19IVO3HB3F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/FE19/IVO3HB3F/FEHFE19IVO3HB3F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/FE19/IVO3HB3F/FEHFE19IVO3HB3F.SMALL.jpg thePoultryPeople I wanted to make one of these for quite a while but with my child being a cat it had to be slightly smaller. The original idea calls for a piece of plywood which i dont get hold of very often and is in fact not needed for this project.Its fairly simple carpentry with mostly butt joints used througho...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:47:07 PST
Wooden Cube in a Cube in a Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cube-in-a-Cube-in-a-Cube/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 12:58:04 PST
Vintage Style Tool Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Style-Tool-Box/
Vintage Style Tool Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/NOY6/IXGG579I/FWUNOY6IXGG579I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/NOY6/IXGG579I/FWUNOY6IXGG579I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/NOY6/IXGG579I/FWUNOY6IXGG579I.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This vintage style tool box was made to house my various leather-crafting tools. It features five different levels of storage and is made in beautiful white oak using box joints. It has antique brass hardware, leather labels and lots of room to store a bunch of different tools. Purpose So this al...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 19:27:49 PST
LED Wall Cube Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Wall-Cube-Shelves/
LED Wall Cube Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/UN7C/IXGFQEUT/FEAUN7CIXGFQEUT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/UN7C/IXGFQEUT/FEAUN7CIXGFQEUT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/UN7C/IXGFQEUT/FEAUN7CIXGFQEUT.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar These LED wall cube shelves would be great to display any objects you might want to highlight, or as a simple lighting fixture. The basic concept is simple - shelves shaped as cubes, with integrated lighting strips that illuminates the wood and the objects on the shelf on all sides. Of course you ca...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 20:13:53 PST
How to Make a Traditional Joiners Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Traditional-Joiners-Mallet/
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 10:04:46 PST
Down Draft Sanding Table (On the Cheap!)* http://www.instructables.com/id/Down-Draft-Sanding-Table-On-the-Cheap/
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 13:55:23 PST
Curved Insert Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-Insert-Cutting-Board/
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 05:15:21 PST
Building Better Cornhole Boards! http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Better-Cornhole-Boards/
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 07:46:17 PST
Oak and Walnut Tortilla Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Oak-and-Walnut-Tortilla-Press/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 16:18:36 PST
How to Prepare Sunrise Dovetails (Japanese Dovetails) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Prepare-Sunrise-Dovetails-Japanese-Dovetail/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 14:22:12 PST
Ink jet to wood using rice paper and polyurethane http://www.instructables.com/id/Ink-Jet-to-Wood-Using-Rice-Paper-and-Polyurethane/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 13:02:11 PST
Applying Wipe-On Polyurethane http://www.instructables.com/id/Applying-Wipe-On-Polyurethane/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:37:09 PDT
Kerf Dado Setting Jig made from a T-track left over http://www.instructables.com/id/Kerf-Setting-Jig-from-a-T-track-left-over/
Kerf Dado Setting Jig made from a T-track left over - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/PD1J/GJHVD4HE/FATPD1JGJHVD4HE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/PD1J/GJHVD4HE/FATPD1JGJHVD4HE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/PD1J/GJHVD4HE/FATPD1JGJHVD4HE.SMALL.jpg Steliart - Stelios LA Stavrinides This is a Jig for woodworkers who cut  dados with a TS, RAS, SCMS and MS Most of us who are into woodworking have seen this nice Kerf setting tool in the market and also we have all noticed its ridiculously high price. In reality it is a very useful jig for cutting accurate dados without measuring...
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Sun, 30 Jan 2011 19:15:38 PST
Homemade Djembe African Hand Drum http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Djembe-African-Hand-Drum/
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Sat, 11 Sep 2010 11:30:05 PDT
Make a Tilt Out Trash Bin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tilt-Out-Trash-Bin/
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 05:59:07 PDT
How to: Build Your Own Inexpensive Closet Doors! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Your-Own-Inexpensive-Closet-Doors/
How to: Build Your Own Inexpensive Closet Doors! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/2TMP/IHEQFDQN/FSF2TMPIHEQFDQN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/2TMP/IHEQFDQN/FSF2TMPIHEQFDQN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/2TMP/IHEQFDQN/FSF2TMPIHEQFDQN.SMALL.jpg GrandmasHouseDIY I'm very picky when it comes to closet doors, I don't really like any of the options out there. First you have the rolling closet doors that, always, cover half the closet half the time and are a bit of a nightmare to install, nope, hate em. Then you have the old fashioned kind of closet doors where...
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Wed, 25 Nov 2015 08:45:31 PST
Build a Bamboo Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bamboo-Longboard/
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 08:41:27 PST
Guitar Stand Deux http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Stand-Deux/
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 09:33:32 PST
Make It - Box Joint Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Box-Joint-Box/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 12:57:53 PST
Kreg Jig Work Platform Idea http://www.instructables.com/id/Kreg-Jig-Work-Platform-Idea-1/
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 07:07:50 PDT
German incense smoker - Tiled stove http://www.instructables.com/id/German-Incense-Smoker-Tiled-Stove/
German incense smoker - Tiled stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/X3D4/IWWFIKT7/FEVX3D4IWWFIKT7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/X3D4/IWWFIKT7/FEVX3D4IWWFIKT7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/X3D4/IWWFIKT7/FEVX3D4IWWFIKT7.SMALL.jpg Stish First of all this is a so called "Räuchermännchen". It's used to burn incense and it is very typical for Christmas in Germany.My wife is a big fan of incense smokers. She has a lot of them in different shapes and colors. I wanted to create a special gift for her this Christmas. I decided to build a ...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 02:47:23 PST
End Grain Cutting Boards from Scrap Wood How-To http://www.instructables.com/id/End-Grain-Cutting-Boards-From-Scrap-Wood-How-To/
End Grain Cutting Boards from Scrap Wood How-To - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/HVR5/IWWFK9ZK/FS3HVR5IWWFK9ZK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/HVR5/IWWFK9ZK/FS3HVR5IWWFK9ZK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/HVR5/IWWFK9ZK/FS3HVR5IWWFK9ZK.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop In this Instructable, I'll show you how to build an awesome end grain cutting board from scrap wood! These turned out amazing, and they would make some awesome last minute gifts. Make sure not to miss the video above for even more details! Gather Materials & Supplies & Details on the type of wood ...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 08:53:42 PST
Shop Sign (CNC-cut and LED-backlit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-Sign-CNC-cut-and-LED-backlit/
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 08:42:22 PST
Wooden Fidget Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Fidget-Cube/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 13:00:10 PST
LED Fairy Light Globes http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Fairy-Light-Globes/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 09:58:31 PST
How TO Make a POTATO SPIRAL CUTTING MACHINE | TORNADO POTATO MAKER http://www.instructables.com/id/How-TO-Make-a-POTATO-SPIRAL-CUTTING-MACHINE-TORNAD/
How TO Make a POTATO SPIRAL CUTTING MACHINE | TORNADO POTATO MAKER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/EH7N/ILQVHAIQ/FHBEH7NILQVHAIQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/EH7N/ILQVHAIQ/FHBEH7NILQVHAIQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/EH7N/ILQVHAIQ/FHBEH7NILQVHAIQ.SMALL.jpg romanursuhack https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2VAHcPn714&feature=youtu.be To do a POTATO SPIRAL CUTTING MACHINE you need!!! In today’s video I am going to share with you my idea about how to make a DIY tornado potato cutter or a device for making spiral potatoes at home. It’s become much easier to make a sp...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 17:29:17 PDT
The Impossible Wooden Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Impossible-Wooden-Knot/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 17:21:15 PST
2-in-1 Marking Gauge & Beam Compass http://www.instructables.com/id/2-in-1-Marking-Gauge-Beam-Compass/
2-in-1 Marking Gauge & Beam Compass - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/60YV/IPTJAQV6/FSH60YVIPTJAQV6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/60YV/IPTJAQV6/FSH60YVIPTJAQV6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/60YV/IPTJAQV6/FSH60YVIPTJAQV6.SMALL.jpg Paoson Woodwork Hi, this is my new project, a 2-in-1 Marking Gauge and Beam Compass recycling an old Plotter Blade Holder and a few scrap woodPhoto 1 -This is how the SketchUp file looks like, you can download it for free in my webPhoto 2 -To build it I am gonna use a Plotter Blade Holder that as you can see it has...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:40:59 PDT
Wooden Bar Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Bar-Clamps/
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 11:03:47 PST
Wood Beam Fireplace Mantel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Beam-Fireplace-Mantle/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 21:05:29 PST
DIY- Make your own Stands for Studio Monitors Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Make-your-own-Stands-for-Studio-Monitors-Speak/
DIY- Make your own Stands for Studio Monitors Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/XKM5/HRTKHOIG/F8LXKM5HRTKHOIG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/XKM5/HRTKHOIG/F8LXKM5HRTKHOIG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/XKM5/HRTKHOIG/F8LXKM5HRTKHOIG.SMALL.jpg luxius13 I decided to make my own stands, because I needed the right height for my studio monitors, to enhance your position and sound, plus I did not want to spend much money. The stands I saw in stores were too expensive for what I really need. Greetings from Chile! Sorry about my english...... ...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:52:28 PST
Wood Ring - Quick & Easy (With limited tools! NO drill press, lathe, bandsaw, or router needed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Ring-Quick-Easy-With-Limited-Tools-NO-Drill-P/
Wood Ring - Quick & Easy (With limited tools! NO drill press, lathe, bandsaw, or router needed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SMALL.jpg NelsonTreehouse Looking for a quick and easy handmade gift for the holidays?! Impress friends and family with simple yet stunning wooden rings. There are hundreds of different tutorials on wooden rings, but we're going to show you how to make them with limited tools that you likely already have around your home. Th...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:17:54 PST
Basic Wood Veneering Techniques Made Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Wood-Veneering-Techniques-Made-Easy/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 13:21:29 PST
DIY Notebook Stand/Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Notebook-StandCooler/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 02:59:03 PST
Make an Impossible Keychain (or two!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Impossible-Keychain-or-Two/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 18:01:40 PST
Wooden Mallet Using Dowels http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Mallet-Using-Dowels/
Wooden Mallet Using Dowels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/I5XH/IVHQGSAJ/FOWI5XHIVHQGSAJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/I5XH/IVHQGSAJ/FOWI5XHIVHQGSAJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/I5XH/IVHQGSAJ/FOWI5XHIVHQGSAJ.SMALL.jpg Robin Lewis The traditional way to create a wooden mallet is to use a wedge shape in the head that the shaft slides into. This is a great method but I wanted to try something a little different.This method secures the head to the shaft using dowels instead of the wedge. The idea is that the strength of the head...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 12:46:13 PST