Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:01:30 PST BLOX v1.01 Giant wooden Lego men http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-wooden-Lego-men/
Giant wooden Lego men - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/CQ7T/I3THIW7M/FMTCQ7TI3THIW7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/CQ7T/I3THIW7M/FMTCQ7TI3THIW7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/CQ7T/I3THIW7M/FMTCQ7TI3THIW7M.SMALL.jpg Simon Beggs Wood Turning These are some giant Lego men that I have made. They have all the movements, clips and operations that a standard Lego man has. They are to scale (1 : 6.25). The timbers I have use are Huon pine, Australian red cedar and American walnut. More works @ www.facebook.com/pages/Simon-Beggs-Wood-Turning/1...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:51:39 PST
Pallet Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Bar/
Pallet Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/5HWO/I3VHBJZQ/FHT5HWOI3VHBJZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/5HWO/I3VHBJZQ/FHT5HWOI3VHBJZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/5HWO/I3VHBJZQ/FHT5HWOI3VHBJZQ.SMALL.jpg mperkins433 For father's day I wanted to surprise my boyfriend with something unexpected and special (not to mention fun that we can all enjoy!) Since we had been talking about buying a bar for the outdoor area but they were all so expensive I looked up some Pinterest ideas and set to my plan in motion. I picke...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:21:23 PST
Carving a bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Carving-a-bowl/
Carving a bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/WFM1/I3THHGXI/FYLWFM1I3THHGXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/WFM1/I3THHGXI/FYLWFM1I3THHGXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/WFM1/I3THHGXI/FYLWFM1I3THHGXI.SMALL.jpg RichL1 This was the simplest and least time consuming approach to this type of project: Carving a round inner shape. The picture is of a burl i carved into a bowl shape. I took triangular wedges and arranged them under the burl like a cradle and clamped it to the table (another amazing technique for clampi...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:48:37 PST
How to cut a round shape with a circular saw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-a-round-shape-with-a-circular-saw/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:46:06 PST
Relief carving made easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Relief-carving-made-easy/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:30:46 PST
Making cutting boards with cutoffs and scrap wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-cutting-boards-with-cutoffs-and-scrap-wood/
Making cutting boards with cutoffs and scrap wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/WCY6/I3THHG0V/F9RWCY6I3THHG0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/WCY6/I3THHG0V/F9RWCY6I3THHG0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/WCY6/I3THHG0V/F9RWCY6I3THHG0V.SMALL.jpg RichL1 This is a fun and pretty simple project, all you need are a bunch of pieces of food grade wood and glue them into a rough shape then form into a nice cutting board. 1) Take the strips of wood and dimension them on table saw and get them all the same widths.You can make them thicker by using thicker ...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:47:19 PST
Perfect circle using drillpress http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-circle-using-drillpress/
Perfect circle using drillpress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0Z8V/I3U1U6D5/FDW0Z8VI3U1U6D5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0Z8V/I3U1U6D5/FDW0Z8VI3U1U6D5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0Z8V/I3U1U6D5/FDW0Z8VI3U1U6D5.SMALL.jpg knutknackebröd So you need a perfect circle but you dont have access to something like a cnc machine? This ible will show you the way! I needed a perfect circle for a hurdy gurdy (will be an ible some time soon) to be used as the wheel, but the biggest powertool I have is a drillpress..... nothing like a cnc / lat...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:07:56 PST
Minecraft Crossed Swords http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Crossed-Swords/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:50:24 PST
Giant plywood vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-plywood-vase/
Giant plywood vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/GVFV/I3THAXFW/FP7GVFVI3THAXFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/GVFV/I3THAXFW/FP7GVFVI3THAXFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/GVFV/I3THAXFW/FP7GVFVI3THAXFW.SMALL.jpg Simon Beggs Wood Turning This is a 1.2 meter vase that I make out of plywood. After getting my new lathe I though how can I challenge myself and this is what i came up with. The vase is inspired by Ron KentIts made from a sheet of 2.4m x 1.2m ply cut and laminated together, then turned on the lathe. It is hollow. Done durin...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:43:10 PST
Best works http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-works/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:30:57 PST
Split Bowls http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-Bowls/
Split Bowls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/6NFN/I3THAYAG/F816NFNI3THAYAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/6NFN/I3THAYAG/F816NFNI3THAYAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/6NFN/I3THAYAG/F816NFNI3THAYAG.SMALL.jpg Simon Beggs Wood Turning These delicate pieces are called split bowls. A thin bowl is turned and then cut in half. It is then reglued on a different axis to form another shape. On my 3 pieces i have embellished with inlays, piercing with a dremmel and other shapes that were fromed by sawing, sanding and drilling. Original i...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:25:04 PST
Collapsible Rifle Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Rifle-Stand/
Collapsible Rifle Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/5XYH/I3THB1WW/FJB5XYHI3THB1WW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/5XYH/I3THB1WW/FJB5XYHI3THB1WW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/5XYH/I3THB1WW/FJB5XYHI3THB1WW.SMALL.jpg gizmologist If you've got a shooter in your life, chances are he (or she) owns a rifle or shotgun. While these firearms are ergonomic while being used, they are less so when being cleaned and maintained. They'll slide around on the table, fall on your foot, and just generally be ungainly. Protect those expensiv...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:44:09 PST
Wooden Eyeglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Eyeglasses/
Wooden Eyeglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/8PD1/I3TH9D61/FT48PD1I3TH9D61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/8PD1/I3TH9D61/FT48PD1I3TH9D61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/8PD1/I3TH9D61/FT48PD1I3TH9D61.SMALL.jpg neil.walsky This frame is comprised of Koa, Birch, Pearwood, and Jarrah. Watch the video to see how its made!
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 03:39:26 PST
Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stand-6/
Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/WMWW/I3TH7RH1/F0AWMWWI3TH7RH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/WMWW/I3TH7RH1/F0AWMWWI3TH7RH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/WMWW/I3TH7RH1/F0AWMWWI3TH7RH1.SMALL.jpg CoreyS1 This laptop stand will be a simplistic design that can work for most laptops, although slight changes in dimensions might be required for the various sizes of laptops. The simplistic size of it allows for it to be constructed using very few materials; in this case, a single 2"x4" (2 feet in length),...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:03:19 PST
Bookcase Storage Cubby Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookcase-Storage-Cubby-Unit/
Bookcase Storage Cubby Unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/FXUQ/I3TH96T3/F8UFXUQI3TH96T3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/FXUQ/I3TH96T3/F8UFXUQI3TH96T3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/FXUQ/I3TH96T3/F8UFXUQI3TH96T3.SMALL.jpg ecotner My wife wanted a cubby from Ikea, but two problems: they don't make it anymore, and it's junky white laminate to begin with. Having taken a woodworking course at the local community college, I decided I had the necessary skills to tackle it myself. You can see the results in the picture, and I'd ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:26:25 PST
Open your letters like a boss ! | letter opener | hacksaw blade repo http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-your-letters-like-a-boss-letter-opener-hacksa/
Open your letters like a boss ! | letter opener | hacksaw blade repo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/Y4GK/I3THI4TW/F9EY4GKI3THI4TW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/Y4GK/I3THI4TW/F9EY4GKI3THI4TW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/Y4GK/I3THI4TW/F9EY4GKI3THI4TW.SMALL.jpg Tom Howbridge Create a letter opener to open your letters in like a boss and as its Christmas time It will be create for opening your Christmas greeting cards from your friends and loved ones !The handle Is Turned on my lathe then a hacksaw blade is snapped to shaped then a curve is grinded to the end and them an...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:47:44 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
Crate & Barrel Christmas Hack: Wooden Ornament Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Crate-Barrel-Christmas-Hack-Wooden-Ornament-Trees/
Crate & Barrel Christmas Hack: Wooden Ornament Trees - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SMALL.jpg ToolboxDivas The other day I was turning the pages of the latest Crate & Barrel holiday catalog and I came upon the cutest ornament trees made of steel. I loved it. But then I thought, this would be totally cool if it were made of wood and had a more rustic feel. So I went back to my workshop and in about 2 ho...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:49:20 PST
Anniversary Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Anniversary-Jewelry-Box/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:39:32 PST
Walnut hallway table topper http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-hallway-table-topper/
Walnut hallway table topper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/LLBE/I3PK1WK8/F4ILLBEI3PK1WK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/LLBE/I3PK1WK8/F4ILLBEI3PK1WK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/LLBE/I3PK1WK8/F4ILLBEI3PK1WK8.SMALL.jpg TimBTodd Topper for a metal hallway table topper I found. Found a piece of walnut with an interesting graining pattern and cut it into 3/4" strips and mixed them up. Glue up Glued them together and clamp them up while keeping them flat. Finish I used vinyl sealer and precatalyzed lacquer. Here i...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:01:12 PST
Valet Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Valet-Tray/
Valet Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/IK52/I3PK1SR5/FS8IK52I3PK1SR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/IK52/I3PK1SR5/FS8IK52I3PK1SR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/IK52/I3PK1SR5/FS8IK52I3PK1SR5.SMALL.jpg TimBTodd Hunk of 8/4 walnut trued up and cut to blank size. Starting to route out the tray sections. Edge Finished routing out tray sections. Added a spline of walnut into a blank for the sides. Cut them in such a way that the grain will wrap around the tray. Splines Used a jig on the table saw to cut...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:51:31 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/
The Wooden Whale of Woe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/IUQJ/I3R74PY8/FZOIUQJI3R74PY8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/IUQJ/I3R74PY8/FZOIUQJI3R74PY8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/IUQJ/I3R74PY8/FZOIUQJI3R74PY8.SMALL.jpg bretinc Greeting my fellow Instructables I've made this whale mostly out of branches and other things I had laying around the house, it was 100% free. The story all starts when my partner in crime and I were in Target a couple weeks back and had seen this very simple outline of a 1' x 2" wooden whale made o...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:11:42 PST
Make an Adjustable Knitting Loom http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Adjustable-Knitting-Loom/
Make an Adjustable Knitting Loom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/UYEB/I3R74OHW/FDHUYEBI3R74OHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/UYEB/I3R74OHW/FDHUYEBI3R74OHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/UYEB/I3R74OHW/FDHUYEBI3R74OHW.SMALL.jpg petercd This multi-tasking loom is my DIY version of the commercial All 'n one knitting board It seemed like an easy wood-work project and looms in general are expensive and fairly hard to come by down my side of the woods.Using the 2 small spacer blocks it is possible to use it as a knitting board, either...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:58:21 PST
Woodwork wine rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodwork-wine-rack/
Woodwork wine rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/HCA6/I3PJUX7Z/FLTHCA6I3PJUX7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/HCA6/I3PJUX7Z/FLTHCA6I3PJUX7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/HCA6/I3PJUX7Z/FLTHCA6I3PJUX7Z.SMALL.jpg Tahir the Wonderful Do you like wine? Do you like things hanging on the wall that hold your wine for you? Do you in fact like to have a wine rack hanging in your kitchen? If any of your answers to the questions were yes then this Inscructable is for you! This specific presentation here is here to show you how to make y...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:06:42 PST
Rustic Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Guitar-Stand/
Rustic Guitar Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/NJ3C/I3R71OUS/F7JNJ3CI3R71OUS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/NJ3C/I3R71OUS/F7JNJ3CI3R71OUS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/NJ3C/I3R71OUS/F7JNJ3CI3R71OUS.SMALL.jpg tmak6 I've been wanting to try my hand at rustic furniture for awhile but wasn't sure where to start. Then one day I tripped over my guitar and thought I really needed a guitar stand. Light bulb! I'll make one out of wood. It was an easy project and a good one for my first project and instructable. Go s...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:05:16 PST
Prop Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Prop-Base/
Prop Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/T8RS/I3R71IB1/F4MT8RSI3R71IB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/T8RS/I3R71IB1/F4MT8RSI3R71IB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/T8RS/I3R71IB1/F4MT8RSI3R71IB1.SMALL.jpg gg2inc I wanted to create a base for various items that I make. I was looking for something unusual and it had to have backlighting. I made this the base out of wood and once it was complete, I had it immersion printed using a Hydrographic system so it looked like it was made from black carbon fiber. ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:35:04 PST
Low Cost Walking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Walking-Stick/
Low Cost Walking Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/Q66M/I3R7088T/FPXQ66MI3R7088T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/Q66M/I3R7088T/FPXQ66MI3R7088T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/Q66M/I3R7088T/FPXQ66MI3R7088T.SMALL.jpg graydog111 MATERIALSOld derelict post hole digger handle or suitable wooden shaftOld Brass Candle stick from Salvation Army Thrift storeSanding discs & sandpaper of various grits1.5" pool ball StainClear Sealant, such as clear varnish or lacquer3/8" X 4" boltTOOLSVariable Speed 1.5" Electric Makita hand held B...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:32:15 PST
Flaming Shots Menorah http://www.instructables.com/id/Flaming-Shots-Menorah/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:36:53 PST
How to make a swing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-swing/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:28:38 PST
stuff to make http://www.instructables.com/id/stuff-to-make/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FP8/HO08/I3PJTX5Z/FP8HO08I3PJTX5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FP8/HO08/I3PJTX5Z/FP8HO08I3PJTX5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FP8/HO08/I3PJTX5Z/FP8HO08I3PJTX5Z.SMALL.jpg mgarza10 VortoLight - Internet of Things lamp with spark.io Metal Doctor Who Sonic Screwdriver with Arduino Ollivanders Wand Box with free templates! Takedown Recurve Bow - Home made Merida's Bow Nerf Sledgefire lever-action mod How to make a bow and arrow--10 Steps Only How t...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:10:33 PST
how toos http://www.instructables.com/id/how-toos/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/S2SU/I3PJTWXB/FFYS2SUI3PJTWXB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/S2SU/I3PJTWXB/FFYS2SUI3PJTWXB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/S2SU/I3PJTWXB/FFYS2SUI3PJTWXB.SMALL.jpg mgarza10 3d Modeling Swords Clone Trooper Mod HANDCARVED WANDS/VARITAS MAGICAS TALLADAS EN MADERA. Bending, Shaping and Strengthening Foam Armor (Cheap and Easy method) Refurbish an E-Piano: Fix and Polish Broken Keys Talking Caps Lock Key Prank
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:07:15 PST
Headphones Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphones-Stand/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:34:46 PST
Woodworking Ideas/Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-IdeasProjects/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHU/ZLMX/I3PJSPXB/FHUZLMXI3PJSPXB.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHU/ZLMX/I3PJSPXB/FHUZLMXI3PJSPXB.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHU/ZLMX/I3PJSPXB/FHUZLMXI3PJSPXB.SMALL.jpg JKFrey Ideas to help work on my woodworking skills Make a simple T-light and Joss stick/incense holder This is a neat way to gain some skill at drilling flat holes and drilling at an angle while making a useful item. The Clamping Squares This is a cheap and effective way to help when you need to glue...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:54:02 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
Catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/Catapult-4/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:36:25 PST
Wooden Bird Lounge http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Bird-Lounge/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 05:32:15 PST
Ultimate Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Birdhouse/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:02:30 PST
Frozen Checker Board Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Frozen-Checker-Board-Box/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:54:20 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
Spray can rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-can-rack/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:52:14 PST
Wooden Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Fire-Pit/
Wooden Fire Pit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/SAB7/I3PRJPIA/FQCSAB7I3PRJPIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/SAB7/I3PRJPIA/FQCSAB7I3PRJPIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/SAB7/I3PRJPIA/FQCSAB7I3PRJPIA.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Manufactured fire pits all look the same. Make your own with hardwood, sheet metal, and off-the-shelf hardware store parts! Design I loved the contradictory idea of making a wood burning fire pit out of wood, so I had to figure out a way to make that work safely. I played around with some cast c...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:32:30 PST
Solar Burnt Wood Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Burnt-Wood-Clock/
Solar Burnt Wood Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/0PAO/I3H5PLNH/FNH0PAOI3H5PLNH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/0PAO/I3H5PLNH/FNH0PAOI3H5PLNH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/0PAO/I3H5PLNH/FNH0PAOI3H5PLNH.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 This piece is a tribute to Langkawi Cable Car. My piece ; Solar Burnt Wood Clock. I wish you like it.It 's so simple and easy to craft.It is easy and straight forward but very rewarding.Go and make your own. Materials and Tools You will need the following.Materials :- Clock Machine - Round Piece ...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 07:53:26 PST
Futuristic Space Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Futuristic-Space-Door/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 22:36:47 PST
Confuse Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Confuse-Cube/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 21:37:06 PST
Wooden Straight Razor http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Straight-Razor/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 17:30:34 PST
My First Rocking Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Rocking-Horse/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 14:02:05 PST
Pac-Man rocking chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Pac-Man-rocking-chair/
Pac-Man rocking chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/YHRA/I3H597MS/FS0YHRAI3H597MS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/YHRA/I3H597MS/FS0YHRAI3H597MS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/YHRA/I3H597MS/FS0YHRAI3H597MS.SMALL.jpg smithy101 today I decided to make a rocking chair in the likeness of our beloved Pac-Man.all you need to it yourself is:1. wood cable spool2. a saw (I only have hand saws :'( haha)3. sand paper 4. black and yellow paint 5. 2 crescent wrenches or a dremel with a cut off wheel6. 3 1/2" nailsPlease take safety p...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 13:26:00 PST
WOODEN CHRISTMAS DEER http://www.instructables.com/id/WOODEN-CHRISTMAS-DEER/
WOODEN CHRISTMAS DEER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/1GJC/I3KC9HTG/FKE1GJCI3KC9HTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/1GJC/I3KC9HTG/FKE1GJCI3KC9HTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/1GJC/I3KC9HTG/FKE1GJCI3KC9HTG.SMALL.jpg aiden nicholls Hello my name is Aiden. I'm a DIY hobbyist and this is my instructable on how to build a wooden Christmas deer! It is very easy to build and only takes a few hours to make. And the best part is, I made it out of entirely scrap wood I found around the nature reserve and the bins of the furniture d...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 12:13:28 PST
Smart Watch Charging Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Watch-Charging-Stand/
Smart Watch Charging Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/M0FT/I3N2BY9W/FD9M0FTI3N2BY9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/M0FT/I3N2BY9W/FD9M0FTI3N2BY9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/M0FT/I3N2BY9W/FD9M0FTI3N2BY9W.SMALL.jpg mrandle Smart watches are starting to become smarter and smarter but their chargers unfortunately are not. My watch, the LG G watch R, comes with a flat charger. This is all fine and dandy if you use the stock 22mm strap, but if you change it out for a closed design it becomes awkward to charge. The other i...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 10:14:41 PST