Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 02:22:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to mill a perfect circle in Corian to make a vacuum seal for a wood kiln http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-mill-a-perfect-circle-in-Corian-to-make-a-v/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:38:13 PDT
Cedar Fence Picket Outdoor Bar / Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Fence-Picket-Outdoor-Bar-Countertop/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:03:51 PDT
Simply Harley Davidson Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Simply-Harley-Davidson-Clock/
Simply Harley Davidson Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/KSAQ/HU5TH0G0/FEPKSAQHU5TH0G0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/KSAQ/HU5TH0G0/FEPKSAQHU5TH0G0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/KSAQ/HU5TH0G0/FEPKSAQHU5TH0G0.SMALL.jpg jlepack I really love motorcycles especially Harley Davidson so I made a nice clock for my living room wall. Like my other instructable, I don't include many measurements just simple steps on how I made the clock. It's really easy. Here's how I made mine.list of materials1/4" plywoodOld clockSandpaperA dril...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:05:25 PDT
Garden Gate in an Afternoon With Zero Metal Fasteners http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Gate-in-an-Afternoon-With-Zero-Metal-Fasten/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:20:59 PDT
Remove laser etching residue from wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-laser-etching-residue-from-wood/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:21:44 PDT
How to make a red oak bow #8 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-red-oak-bow-8/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WUHQ/HU5TGOQI/FNNWUHQHU5TGOQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WUHQ/HU5TGOQI/FNNWUHQHU5TGOQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WUHQ/HU5TGOQI/FNNWUHQHU5TGOQI.SMALL.jpg geronimogo This is the video that completes my "How to make a red oak longbow series.  There are a few more suplemental videos, but after this video you should be able to let that arrow fly.
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:11:42 PDT
Pinned mortise and tenon construction http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinned-mortise-and-tenon-construction/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:00:24 PDT
Laser cut wooden maps with public data http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-wooden-maps-with-public-data/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:24:30 PDT
Trash to Treasure Doll-House http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-to-Treasure-Doll-House/
Trash to Treasure Doll-House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/XPGF/HU488XTH/FGWXPGFHU488XTH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/XPGF/HU488XTH/FGWXPGFHU488XTH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/XPGF/HU488XTH/FGWXPGFHU488XTH.SMALL.jpg SlickSqueegie My fiance brought home a doll house the neighbor was trashing. It was badly beaten and abused and had definitely seen better days, but we could fix it. We decided to give it an overhaul and gift it to her best friends daughter. Dis-assembly This house is a pretty nice one. It came apart pretty ea...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:47:26 PDT
Vintage-Style MP3 Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Style-MP3-Radio/
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:46:10 PDT
Pergola http://www.instructables.com/id/Pergola/
Pergola - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/7FXY/HU3TMYRW/FB47FXYHU3TMYRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/7FXY/HU3TMYRW/FB47FXYHU3TMYRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/7FXY/HU3TMYRW/FB47FXYHU3TMYRW.SMALL.jpg aaristotelous fabric pergola Mesure Your Free Space Actually i can't say anything further because it depends on the free space you have to make this pergola. Because in cyprus we need to protect from the sun firstly and then from rain this is the reason why i end it with fabric, a kind similar to canvas.Anw, i...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:11:42 PDT
How to build a bench http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-bench-1/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:17:41 PDT
Plywood Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Bowl/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:58:51 PDT
Not Just for Fun http://www.instructables.com/id/Not-Just-for-Fun/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/VRTK/HU48941Q/FPHVRTKHU48941Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/VRTK/HU48941Q/FPHVRTKHU48941Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/VRTK/HU48941Q/FPHVRTKHU48941Q.SMALL.jpg glassman15201 I started making wood tools for glassblowing so years ago and would spend allot of time making these little paddle ( a tool we use) key chains as giveaway ads. Cut each one out on the band saw and then brand the information in. Then one day at one of my "I made it at TechShop" sessions it hit me. I ...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:35:26 PDT
Antique Door TV Cabinet with secret sliding drawer and electric lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Antique-Door-TV-Cabinet-with-secret-sliding-drawer/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:52:25 PDT
Turned wood pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Turned-wood-pen/
Turned wood pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ICOL/HU1A6POF/F38ICOLHU1A6POF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ICOL/HU1A6POF/F38ICOLHU1A6POF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ICOL/HU1A6POF/F38ICOLHU1A6POF.SMALL.jpg glassman15201 Here are the steps used to turn a wooden pen that "I made it at TechShop". I got the pen kit from an outside supplier and I think the TechShop should have this as a make-it class. The wood was some cherry scrap I found in the shop.
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:27:26 PDT
Card Catalog Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Card-Catalog-Coffee-Table/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:56:54 PDT
Periodic table of the elements blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Periodic-table-of-the-elements-blocks/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:48:13 PDT
Portable Lap Desk & TechShop Tool Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Lap-Desk-TechShop-Tool-Kit/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:47:43 PDT
Ultimate Portable Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Portable-Workstation/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:08:29 PDT
Wooden Display Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Display-Box/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:07:19 PDT
Secret door bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-door-bookcase/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:56:11 PDT
Pirate Treasure Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Treasure-Chest/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:26:09 PDT
Decorative Kleenex Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Kleenex-Cover/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/NJ9Q/HU09XIQK/FBJNJ9QHU09XIQK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/NJ9Q/HU09XIQK/FBJNJ9QHU09XIQK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/NJ9Q/HU09XIQK/FBJNJ9QHU09XIQK.SMALL.jpg JMalmborg This is a nice decorative Kleenexbox Cover that was made with the laser cutter at TechShop in Chandler, AZ I found a website that will make a layout for a box and though I could use it for making my first laser cutter project. The website is http://boxmaker.rahulbotics.com/  I put in the dimensions ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:24:03 PDT
Wine tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-tray/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/E2CO/HU0591G7/FY1E2COHU0591G7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/E2CO/HU0591G7/FY1E2COHU0591G7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/E2CO/HU0591G7/FY1E2COHU0591G7.SMALL.jpg FS2010 For this wine tray I used 2 MDF boards 50cm x 25cm – one for the base and one as a top shelf. Aluminum pipe was sawed to 3 same parts - 15cm each one. In a base plate I drilled 3 through holes and then hollows, about 5 mm depth. On the next step I attached top board to the base in reason to drill 3 ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:06:34 PDT
Table for cartomancy http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-for-cartomancy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/YXRO/HU058S78/FODYXROHU058S78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/YXRO/HU058S78/FODYXROHU058S78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/YXRO/HU058S78/FODYXROHU058S78.SMALL.jpg FS2010 After listening of some gothic band, I decided to make table for spirit seances or cartomancy :) I just drew and sawed needed shapes from a MDF - one board 60cm x 40cm for the table plate, and 2 boards 40cm x 30cm for the legs. "Mysterious symbols" were printed from internet and transferred with car...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:08:37 PDT
surfboard wax organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/surfboard-wax-organizer/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:57:47 PDT
Harley Davidson Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Harley-Davidson-Clock/
Harley Davidson Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/EN8T/HTZY9ARP/FS9EN8THTZY9ARP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/EN8T/HTZY9ARP/FS9EN8THTZY9ARP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/EN8T/HTZY9ARP/FS9EN8THTZY9ARP.SMALL.jpg jlepack Been wanting to make a clock for some time now. I already had the clock piece which I saved from an old ceramic clock.This piece is made out of 3/4" pine bought from Home Depot. I sketched out a quick picture of how I wanted it to look like then sprayed the back of the paper with spray adhesive and ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:59:14 PDT
Wooden Paddle Wheel Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-67/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 06:17:36 PDT
Wooden Mallet on a Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Mallet-on-a-Lathe/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:30:06 PDT
Zero-Space Flexible tool Storage Workstation - Portable or Wall mountable http://www.instructables.com/id/Zero-Space-Flexible-tool-Storage-Workstation-Porta/
Zero-Space Flexible tool Storage Workstation - Portable or Wall mountable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/IDXA/HTVIFW7I/FMXIDXAHTVIFW7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/IDXA/HTVIFW7I/FMXIDXAHTVIFW7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/IDXA/HTVIFW7I/FMXIDXAHTVIFW7I.SMALL.jpg hp07 This is dedicated to all people like me who can't work in any other place than their own rooms. Working in our own rooms is fine but the problem is we don't have enough space. So I made a zero space occupying wall mounted workstation, that when unfolded gives a nice big 3 feet by 2 feet workspace....
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:55:47 PDT
How to Refinish a Firearm's Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Refinish-a-Firearms-Furniture/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:04:04 PDT
How To Make A Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Slingshot-4/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 06:39:09 PDT
Tiny Wooden Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Wooden-Shelf/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:07:21 PDT
Maker Station: The Portable Reconfigurable Work Station for all Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Station-The-Portable-Reconfigurable-Work-Sta/
Maker Station: The Portable Reconfigurable Work Station for all Makers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver When I started this project I wanted to build a work station that I could use for a variety of projects and that I could take with me when I do demonstrations.  I also wanted something that wouldn't be flimsy and something with a lot of utility in terms of usable surfaces and storage options.  After...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:10:19 PDT
How To Make A Wooden Cup With A Lid http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Wooden-Cup-With-A-Lid/
How To Make A Wooden Cup With A Lid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/S1LJ/HTSZ0P72/FD9S1LJHTSZ0P72.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/S1LJ/HTSZ0P72/FD9S1LJHTSZ0P72.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/S1LJ/HTSZ0P72/FD9S1LJHTSZ0P72.SMALL.jpg Ringer1515 For this you will need six 11" long 1x6s and a wood latheRemember to vote for this in the contests if you liked it and look at my other contest entries and vote for them too if you enjoyed them A Bit Sticky Start by gluing the six boards together like in the picture above when you are done cut a ...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 19:05:58 PDT
What To Do With Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/What-To-Do-With-Scrap-Wood/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 09:15:09 PDT
Making a Wooden Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Ring/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/SDXF/HTS5AUCR/F1ISDXFHTS5AUCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/SDXF/HTS5AUCR/F1ISDXFHTS5AUCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/SDXF/HTS5AUCR/F1ISDXFHTS5AUCR.SMALL.jpg Switch and Lever Rings are great, but what if you don't either have the money to buy or the knowledge to make your own silver or gold rings. You could go with plastic, but if you really want to create something which stands out I would suggest looking at more natural materials, materials such as wood. Let's get st...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 03:06:00 PDT
DORM ROOM GUITAR (my first custom guitar!) http://www.instructables.com/id/DORM-ROOM-GUITAR-my-first-custom-guitar/
DORM ROOM GUITAR (my first custom guitar!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/6PL9/HTRVJCHW/FZJ6PL9HTRVJCHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/6PL9/HTRVJCHW/FZJ6PL9HTRVJCHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/6PL9/HTRVJCHW/FZJ6PL9HTRVJCHW.SMALL.jpg jerdreich8 Introduction I am a sophomore Technology Education undergrad at the college of New Jersey. This past fall I took an introductory materials course and decided to push my skills and make a playable electric guitar for my final project. It was a sporadic decision; I only gave myself two and half weeks ...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 21:15:19 PDT
From Scraps to Racks! How to turn seemingly useless scrap into a wall rack http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Scraps-to-Racks-How-to-turn-seemingly-useless/
From Scraps to Racks! How to turn seemingly useless scrap into a wall rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/A7ZF/HTRVHJPG/FMPA7ZFHTRVHJPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/A7ZF/HTRVHJPG/FMPA7ZFHTRVHJPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/A7ZF/HTRVHJPG/FMPA7ZFHTRVHJPG.SMALL.jpg pequnio3 Frequently I find that my pants and other frequently used clothes end up on the floor instead back in the dresser. A wall rack is a simple room furnishing that allows me to keep my clothes off the floor but still available for quick access. A simple wall rack can be made out of strips of wood gl...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 20:11:06 PDT
The Ramen Stand- A Portable, Modular Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ramen-Stand-A-Portable-Modular-Reconfigurable-/
The Ramen Stand- A Portable, Modular Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SMALL.jpg OahuMakerspace Portable Workstations are useful for many groups of people. For campers, they're called Chuck Boxes. For the military and Ham radio folks, they're called Field Desks. We've taken to calling this one the Ramen Stand. It looks sort of like a ramen stand or hot dog cart when it's folded up.  At the ma...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 16:01:00 PDT
Tree house http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-house/
Tree house - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/KUTL/HTQN9LWF/FKRKUTLHTQN9LWF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/KUTL/HTQN9LWF/FKRKUTLHTQN9LWF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/KUTL/HTQN9LWF/FKRKUTLHTQN9LWF.SMALL.jpg arsaqibkhan Its idea for the tree house  material is natural wooden sticks ply wood the soft 1/8" thick ply wood which can be use in my previous projects the sticking material is samad glue   cutting tool is hand cutter   
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 12:31:01 PDT
The Travolette http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Travolette/
The Travolette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/VKDR/HTQN7K9U/FZGVKDRHTQN7K9U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/VKDR/HTQN7K9U/FZGVKDRHTQN7K9U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/VKDR/HTQN7K9U/FZGVKDRHTQN7K9U.SMALL.jpg -BALES- It's no secret that drums and other percussion instruments are made in my workshop ... at least it isn't anymore if it ever was. Like most fabrication processes, there are leftovers ... mmmm leftovers. I love leftovers ... especially meatloaf and chili ... delicious. Anyway, they aren't leftovers ...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 12:24:46 PDT
Bottle Ship http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Ship/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 01:28:17 PDT
coaster bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/coaster-bottle-opener/
coaster bottle opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/TZJM/HTOUJAU8/FSWTZJMHTOUJAU8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/TZJM/HTOUJAU8/FSWTZJMHTOUJAU8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/TZJM/HTOUJAU8/FSWTZJMHTOUJAU8.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus With Spring here many people are enjoying the the warmer weather, spending more time outside enjoying a cold one on the patio with friends. A common conundrum when entertaining friends is keeping the bottle opener from wandering away; unless you have the bottle opener chained up it's bound to get ...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 17:09:39 PDT
Scrap Wood Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-Table/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 12:45:05 PDT
Carving a barley twist with a circular saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Carving-a-barley-twist-with-a-circular-saw/
Carving a barley twist with a circular saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/HERF/HQ72ZQS0/F1KHERFHQ72ZQS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/HERF/HQ72ZQS0/F1KHERFHQ72ZQS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/HERF/HQ72ZQS0/F1KHERFHQ72ZQS0.SMALL.jpg Chino22 I have been building a workshop over the summer. I thought a nice a feature would be a post with a twist carved into it. My grandad informed me that they are called barley twist. This is my first instructable so if it doesn't make any sense just post some comments and I will give some more informati...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 12:40:15 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Backgammon Board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Backgammon-Board/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 14:53:16 PDT
Making an old crate http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-old-crate/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/4QM9/HTNO6CRX/F3T4QM9HTNO6CRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/4QM9/HTNO6CRX/F3T4QM9HTNO6CRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/4QM9/HTNO6CRX/F3T4QM9HTNO6CRX.SMALL.jpg cpine522 I use some old barn wood to make a crate for the back of my vehicle.  I try to make it look old and antique the finish. Some say it looks like bacon. What do you think?  Chris Please Subscribe to My youtube Channel! http://www.youtube.com/user/TheChrisPineWorkshop Facebook:  https://www.facebook...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 14:44:06 PDT
Fire Arrows http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Arrows/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 14:21:52 PDT