Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 May 2015 05:51:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bottle Cap Drink Coaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Cap-Drink-Coaster/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 18:09:06 PDT
The Geiger Cable Dome http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Geiger-Cable-Dome/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:54:29 PDT
Bar Stool Recycled into Spike the Hedgehog http://www.instructables.com/id/Bar-Stool-Recycled-into-Spike-the-Hedgehog/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 05:19:38 PDT
Wooden Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Sander/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 22:05:47 PDT
Pallet Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Tray/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:52:30 PDT
Cornhole http://www.instructables.com/id/Cornhole/
Cornhole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/QBX9/IA81PFDM/FLLQBX9IA81PFDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/QBX9/IA81PFDM/FLLQBX9IA81PFDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/QBX9/IA81PFDM/FLLQBX9IA81PFDM.SMALL.jpg trentshaw this is how I made my corn hole boards Cutting the right lengths • I used 3/4 inch plywood but I would recommend 1/2 inch plywood • I cut the length of the boards at 42 inches (3.5 feet) • Cut the width of the board at 24 inches (2 feet) • To make the frame I cut the top pieces at 24 inch...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 08:45:36 PDT
Playhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Playhouse-1/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 22:47:04 PDT
Rock Salt Margarita Glass! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Salt-Margarita-Glass/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:11:47 PDT
Micarta Love Letters (Wood and Fabric) http://www.instructables.com/id/Micarta-Love-Letters-Wood-and-Fabric/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 06:40:11 PDT
How To Build an Oversized Compass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-and-Oversized-Compass/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:38:50 PDT
Kid’s Step-Up Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Step-Up-Stool/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:12:31 PDT
Rocket or Spaceship Bed for little boy http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocket-or-Spaceship-Bed-for-little-boy/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 08:43:23 PDT
How to Make a 3D Layered Photograph with Epoxy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-3D-Layered-Photograph-with-Epoxy/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 19:13:18 PDT
Wasted Space: High Garage Storage Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Wasted-Space-High-Garage-Storage-Shelves/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 16:46:25 PDT
Making Simple Cabinet Doors From Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Simple-Cabinet-Doors-From-Scrap-Wood/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 05:11:18 PDT
Abstract Wood Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Abstract-Wood-Wall-Art/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 00:45:02 PDT
Picture frame clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-frame-clamp/
Picture frame clamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/UK8E/IA2C4Z6R/FP0UK8EIA2C4Z6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/UK8E/IA2C4Z6R/FP0UK8EIA2C4Z6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/UK8E/IA2C4Z6R/FP0UK8EIA2C4Z6R.SMALL.jpg angelinmidheaven This is the easiest way to clamp a picture frame and hold it square while the glue dries.You will need-Braided tape,8 small blocks,A picture frame ready to glue up,Some nails, Set up for a dry run. Lay out the frame face up on a flat bench in the position it will be glued in.Then place the blocks...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 21:37:26 PDT
Wooden Shoes (around the world) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Shoes-around-the-world/
Wooden Shoes (around the world) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/N97R/IA2C4OK7/F33N97RIA2C4OK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/N97R/IA2C4OK7/F33N97RIA2C4OK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/N97R/IA2C4OK7/F33N97RIA2C4OK7.SMALL.jpg andrea.arzensek I made wooden shoes and took them for a spin ''around the world''!Check out how I made them and where I've been to :)If you can't see the video here is the link (opens in a new window)Wooden Shoes Cut Out the Shoe Shape Draw the shoe shape on a piece of wood. at least 12 inches long.I used 2'' x ...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 20:48:25 PDT
Bamboo Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Speakers/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 19:11:48 PDT
Horseshoe bar table http://www.instructables.com/id/Horseshoe-bar-table/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 08:50:18 PDT
Stain Wood With Snapple Iced Tea http://www.instructables.com/id/Stain-Wood-With-Snapple-Iced-Tea/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 05:50:56 PDT
Folding Cedar Lawn Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Cedar-Lawn-Chair/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:28:54 PDT
How To Make Wax Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Wax-Paint/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 08:38:37 PDT
Nail-less Wooden chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Nail-less-Wooden-chair/
Nail-less Wooden chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/UNRA/I9YRBSOE/FPFUNRAI9YRBSOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/UNRA/I9YRBSOE/FPFUNRAI9YRBSOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/UNRA/I9YRBSOE/FPFUNRAI9YRBSOE.SMALL.jpg AlexL16 WoodenchairGoal: Build a wooden chair without nails or screws.Note: all dimensions are adjustable, the dimensions in the diagram above produce a particularly low backed chair, with a high seat.Materials:3- 8 foot 2x42-72 inch long x ½ inch diameter dowels1-72 inch long x 3/4 inch diameter dowels1-bo...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 08:01:04 PDT
MURLIN Trebuchet http://www.instructables.com/id/MURLIN-Trebuchet/
MURLIN Trebuchet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/LIZ7/I9YBTC1I/F6WLIZ7I9YBTC1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/LIZ7/I9YBTC1I/F6WLIZ7I9YBTC1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/LIZ7/I9YBTC1I/F6WLIZ7I9YBTC1I.SMALL.jpg OXANBC_WPDHNW Catapults have been in use since ancient times and have been proven to be some of the most effective large scale weapons of its time. One type of catapult is the Trebuchet, one of the most powerful catapults to be employed during the Middle Ages. The trebuchet began to surface around the 12th c...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 20:58:37 PDT
3 simple steps to create any longboard deck http://www.instructables.com/id/3-simple-steps-to-create-any-longboard-deck/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 19:52:29 PDT
DIY Wooden Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Hammock-Stand/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 16:12:36 PDT
$40 Backyard Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/40-Backyard-Chair/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 14:50:49 PDT
The Dog Walking Station http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dog-Walking-Station/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 06:39:11 PDT
to do http://www.instructables.com/id/to-do-1-2-3-4-5/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/MS3L/I9WTRCEL/FJXMS3LI9WTRCEL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/MS3L/I9WTRCEL/FJXMS3LI9WTRCEL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/MS3L/I9WTRCEL/FJXMS3LI9WTRCEL.SMALL.jpg vbillaci Corkscrew out of Wood How to Make a Wooden Folding Knife Vintage radio into a speaker for an MP3 player... Hidden Compartment Shelf Make a Kalimba (thumb piano) Pedistal sandbox How To Make A Fabulous Argyle Cutting Board Burned Wood Art With Secret Storage How To ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 14:57:27 PDT
Magnifying Glass Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnifying-Glass-Holder/
Magnifying Glass Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/MEK5/I9WYOR3F/F6YMEK5I9WYOR3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/MEK5/I9WYOR3F/F6YMEK5I9WYOR3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/MEK5/I9WYOR3F/F6YMEK5I9WYOR3F.SMALL.jpg Phoenix.Van.De.Graaff I usually work with an Xacto or a precision knife to do detailed paper cutout work and at times the detail is so small that the eye gets tired of trying to focus. Also, my aged grandfather hard a hard time reading the papers without a magnifying glass and then an even harder time trying to balance t...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 10:32:49 PDT
Wooden Trellis For Nosy Neighbors http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Trellis-For-Nosy-Neighbors/
Wooden Trellis For Nosy Neighbors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/LJQF/I7IJAW54/FT7LJQFI7IJAW54.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/LJQF/I7IJAW54/FT7LJQFI7IJAW54.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/LJQF/I7IJAW54/FT7LJQFI7IJAW54.SMALL.jpg Pavlos11 Having nosy and picky neighbors is sometimes very annoying. There is a wall in the backyard that provides the minimum of privacy. I have tried to cover it somehow by planting high plants without success. So I have decided to make a trellis since that I have some experience on the subject from a pre...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:13:52 PDT
"All about the bass" -repair in progress http://www.instructables.com/id/All-about-the-bass-repair-in-progress/
"All about the bass" -repair in progress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/ZL6L/I9UE1Z55/F73ZL6LI9UE1Z55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/ZL6L/I9UE1Z55/F73ZL6LI9UE1Z55.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/ZL6L/I9UE1Z55/F73ZL6LI9UE1Z55.SMALL.jpg treenerd This instructable is based (bass-ed) on an old double bass that I bought some years ago. The previous owner had it looked over by a proffesional instrument builder, that more or less declared its death. It had been repaired so many times, that there was repairs on the repairs. the amount of hours it...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 01:04:26 PDT
Custom Wooden Spoon http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wooden-Spoon/
Custom Wooden Spoon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/5Z4D/I9UE18T5/FB95Z4DI9UE18T5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/5Z4D/I9UE18T5/FB95Z4DI9UE18T5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/5Z4D/I9UE18T5/FB95Z4DI9UE18T5.SMALL.jpg Corinbw My father enjoys natural things and he likes a couple of wooden spoons that i have made for him in the past so i decided to make a special spoon for him. He gave me a spoon that he liked to use and I decided to make a duplicate of it out of wood. I used walnut wood. Materials and tools You will n...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 22:48:36 PDT
DIY Overhead Camera Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Overhead-Camera-Rig/
DIY Overhead Camera Rig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/EBFF/I9UDX6BI/FABEBFFI9UDX6BI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/EBFF/I9UDX6BI/FABEBFFI9UDX6BI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/EBFF/I9UDX6BI/FABEBFFI9UDX6BI.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar An overhead camera rig is great for any maker, tinkerer, photographer or videographer who wants to document their project or process from an interesting point of view. In terms of wood, all you need is a 3x5 piece of 3/4 inch plywood for this build. This is a very useful set-up for anyone who's look...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 21:39:31 PDT
Artisan Axe Created From Discarded Vintage Axe Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Artisan-Axe-Created-From-Discarded-Vintage-Axe-Hea/
Artisan Axe Created From Discarded Vintage Axe Head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/A1X3/I9UDTSC3/FSBA1X3I9UDTSC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/A1X3/I9UDTSC3/FSBA1X3I9UDTSC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/A1X3/I9UDTSC3/FSBA1X3I9UDTSC3.SMALL.jpg antagonizer Creating my own tools has always been a staple of my craft. I love the idea of tools being used to create other tools which, in turn, go on to create even more constructive tools in an endless cycle of upgrade and repair. Even every day, household tools such as an axe, can be improved in both form a...
By: antagonizer

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Tue, 19 May 2015 17:06:14 PDT
DIY grill hack: Build a platform for your grill http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-grill-hack-Build-a-platform-for-your-grill/
DIY grill hack: Build a platform for your grill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/WREX/I9UDOL6E/FOAWREXI9UDOL6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/WREX/I9UDOL6E/FOAWREXI9UDOL6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/WREX/I9UDOL6E/FOAWREXI9UDOL6E.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife We live in a house built loooong before there was such athing as a gas grill or any other other consumer grill to speak of, so we were perfect candidates for our own outdoor loving grill hack: A grill platform made from wood you can build yourself.Because our house was designed with porches rather t...
By: MyFixitUpLife

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Tue, 19 May 2015 09:41:40 PDT
Bandsaw Box- Whale http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Box-Whale/
Bandsaw Box- Whale - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/RBCO/I9UDDJY7/FXCRBCOI9UDDJY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/RBCO/I9UDDJY7/FXCRBCOI9UDDJY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/RBCO/I9UDDJY7/FXCRBCOI9UDDJY7.SMALL.jpg HaroldPenner How to make your very own Bandsaw box Whale. Thanks to Angeli Frondoso who made this in our Woodworking class. (:Thanks Angie for the instructable directions! Whale Pattern Length- 25cm (10")Width- 8.5cm (3 3/8")Height- 8.5cm (3 3/8") Draw top and side view of the whale This pattern can easily...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 18:23:48 PDT
Portable (Cordless) Drum Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Cordless-Drum-Sander/
Portable (Cordless) Drum Sander - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/PL3E/I9UDCW9Z/F6CPL3EI9UDCW9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/PL3E/I9UDCW9Z/F6CPL3EI9UDCW9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/PL3E/I9UDCW9Z/F6CPL3EI9UDCW9Z.SMALL.jpg stangtime This is super easy and most of the parts are probably sitting in every basement or garage (except the rolling pin; so ask your spouse before you plunder the kitchen for project materials).The rolling pin was used for the sanding drum. Double sided tape was used to hold down the sandpaper, and a cor...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 17:20:10 PDT
Legend of Zelda Triforce Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-Triforce-Lamp/
Legend of Zelda Triforce Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/FY71/I9TRCWMS/F1BFY71I9TRCWMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/FY71/I9TRCWMS/F1BFY71I9TRCWMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/FY71/I9TRCWMS/F1BFY71I9TRCWMS.SMALL.jpg agabpardo SOOOOoooo for my sister's 18th Birthday I wanted to give her something special that she could use in her future college dorm. She's a huge fan of the Legend of Zelda, so i figured it would be the best birthday present theme. I got the inspiration to make a Triforce lamp for this from a guy who did s...
By: agabpardo

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Mon, 18 May 2015 12:57:30 PDT
Carved Totem Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Carved-Totem-Earrings/
Carved Totem Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/VZ6B/I9TR5YNR/F47VZ6BI9TR5YNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/VZ6B/I9TR5YNR/F47VZ6BI9TR5YNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/VZ6B/I9TR5YNR/F47VZ6BI9TR5YNR.SMALL.jpg Cheapdiyproject Carved wood dowels and feathers are used to create these beautiful earrings! Gather your supplies. Supplies needed:· Tools for delicate carving: utility knife, pocket knife, electric rotary tools· A ¾ inch wooden dowel· Feathers· Jewelry findings: for feathers/leat...
By: Cheapdiyproject

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Mon, 18 May 2015 06:52:22 PDT
Wooden Swivel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Swivel/
Wooden Swivel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/ZT3L/I9SMVYS3/FPKZT3LI9SMVYS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/ZT3L/I9SMVYS3/FPKZT3LI9SMVYS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/ZT3L/I9SMVYS3/FPKZT3LI9SMVYS3.SMALL.jpg mseni6715 In my Engineering class we were asked to come up with an idea for our final project. This being my last project with this teacher, I thought I would create something that I would continue to use in the future. This lead me to a wooden swivel idea that can hold pens,pencils and desk little supplies. ...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 05:06:19 PDT
Modern Bunk Beds - Concept - Virtual Design - Fabrication http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Bunk-Beds-Concept-Virtual-Design-Fabricatio/
Modern Bunk Beds - Concept - Virtual Design - Fabrication - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/N77V/I9SMPXVX/FQCN77VI9SMPXVX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/N77V/I9SMPXVX/FQCN77VI9SMPXVX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/N77V/I9SMPXVX/FQCN77VI9SMPXVX.SMALL.jpg joshtlawson Since my wife and I are staring down kid #3, I figured it was about time to make a bunk bed so we can do the big bedroom shuffle before our new baby arrives. You may have noticed this bunk bed in the background of another project I did in conjunction -- Smart LED Lights, so I thought I might share ...
By: joshtlawson

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Sun, 17 May 2015 13:17:45 PDT
Mini Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Slingshot/
Mini Slingshot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/62TZ/I9RL6KTZ/FAE62TZI9RL6KTZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/62TZ/I9RL6KTZ/FAE62TZI9RL6KTZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/62TZ/I9RL6KTZ/FAE62TZI9RL6KTZ.SMALL.jpg laffinm After watching Joerg Sprave's video on a tiny slingshot that he made, I decided to make one myself. I drew up a design on a piece of paper, and cut out a little MDF template to trace the pattern on plywood. The core of the slingshot is made of two layers of 1/4 inch of birch plywood which resulted i...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 07:58:26 PDT
Make a Bench Vise for Woodworking http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bench-Vise-for-Woodworking/
Make a Bench Vise for Woodworking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/WW7S/I9RL5NL8/FSFWW7SI9RL5NL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/WW7S/I9RL5NL8/FSFWW7SI9RL5NL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/WW7S/I9RL5NL8/FSFWW7SI9RL5NL8.SMALL.jpg rschoenm This bench vise – sometimes called Moxon’s Vise – is inexpensive to make, portable, and works very well for holding your work pieces while sawing, chiseling, or planing. There are many designs for this vise available on the Internet; I’ll show you my version. Feel free to adjust the dimensions to su...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 06:58:07 PDT
Hanging camera slider with arm extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-camera-slider-with-arm-extension/
Hanging camera slider with arm extension - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/7CU0/I9QWJTI2/FHZ7CU0I9QWJTI2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/7CU0/I9QWJTI2/FHZ7CU0I9QWJTI2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/7CU0/I9QWJTI2/FHZ7CU0I9QWJTI2.SMALL.jpg tlee2 This is my camera setup for my workshop. Its so versatile and covers nearly every shot that I need. The camera is mounted onto an old adjustable lamp arm which slides along a track that is mounted to a beam in the ceiling. This setup is quite specific to my workshop layout but hopefully this gives y...
By: tlee2

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Sat, 16 May 2015 23:15:02 PDT
How to create a Wooden Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-Wooden-Toy/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 03:32:11 PDT
Small Van Modifications http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Van-Modifications/
Small Van Modifications - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/IUH5/I9PGU48Y/FFPIUH5I9PGU48Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/IUH5/I9PGU48Y/FFPIUH5I9PGU48Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/IUH5/I9PGU48Y/FFPIUH5I9PGU48Y.SMALL.jpg bill.rose.31392 Ok so I have a small van. A Citreon Berlingo its a common size of van and has a lot of space inside. However a lot of that space is wasted. Its just a lot of air being driven around and the loading area is limited. But if you build a parcel / crate shelf then the van becomes much more user friendly....
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Fri, 15 May 2015 04:25:04 PDT
Mid-Century Modern Squirrel Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Modern-Squirrel-Feeder/
Mid-Century Modern Squirrel Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/C77N/I9OSS0WR/F5YC77NI9OSS0WR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/C77N/I9OSS0WR/F5YC77NI9OSS0WR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/C77N/I9OSS0WR/F5YC77NI9OSS0WR.SMALL.jpg dhpenner1 A few obstacles to, hopefully, prevent birds from stealing all the nuts.
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Thu, 14 May 2015 22:10:42 PDT
Portable Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Workbench/
Portable Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/NBT6/I9OSQOK8/FWGNBT6I9OSQOK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/NBT6/I9OSQOK8/FWGNBT6I9OSQOK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/NBT6/I9OSQOK8/FWGNBT6I9OSQOK8.SMALL.jpg MartinP6 The purpose of this project was to build something in which we could apply the skills which we learned throughout our high school years in our engineering courses. Our project had to utilize one of the skills which we learned in IED, CIM, or EDD. We decided to create a portable workbench which relat...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 21:13:56 PDT