Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Tue, 2 Sep 2014 08:47:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Medieval Crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-Crossbow/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:26:25 PDT
introduction to stick carving http://www.instructables.com/id/introduction-to-stick-carving/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 19:44:07 PDT
Bentwood Rings best tutorial online http://www.instructables.com/id/Bentwood-Rings-best-tutorial-online/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 08:59:23 PDT
Giant K-Cup Pez dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-K-Cup-Pez-dispenser/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:53:13 PDT
Make a Rune Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Rune-Blade/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:02:22 PDT
Colored Pencil Bottle Stopper Turning Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Colored-Pencil-Bottle-Stopper-Turning-Project/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:50:43 PDT
wooden bull's head http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-bulls-head/
wooden bull's head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/DBNC/HZIH7Z9D/FWDDBNCHZIH7Z9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/DBNC/HZIH7Z9D/FWDDBNCHZIH7Z9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/DBNC/HZIH7Z9D/FWDDBNCHZIH7Z9D.SMALL.jpg Ninchen When I traveled recently through Utah, I came across a diner with some wooden bull's heads on the wall. I scribbled their basic layout in my notebook as an inspiration for my own version of it.It is very easy to build this wall decoration. You can built it in any size (mine is approx. 1m/3feet from ...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:44:36 PDT
The Bottled Beer Shotgun http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bottled-Beer-Shotgun/
The Bottled Beer Shotgun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/ZOJJ/HZI8SGJQ/FEEZOJJHZI8SGJQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/ZOJJ/HZI8SGJQ/FEEZOJJHZI8SGJQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/ZOJJ/HZI8SGJQ/FEEZOJJHZI8SGJQ.SMALL.jpg -BALES- The rough day at work. Most of us have had at least one ... more likely we've lost count by this point. Mine had just crossed that line where frustration turns into laughing for no logical reason ... when each new problem is more ridiculous than the last, so your brain has hung up the "Gone Fishin...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:45:07 PDT
Cork Plant Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cork-Plant-Holder/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:06:32 PDT
Band Saw Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Band-Saw-Boxes/
Band Saw Boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/DCQS/HZGTCPMF/FX9DCQSHZGTCPMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/DCQS/HZGTCPMF/FX9DCQSHZGTCPMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/DCQS/HZGTCPMF/FX9DCQSHZGTCPMF.SMALL.jpg petetgrosswi Materials-band saw-Log (Whatever size box you want is determined by the log size.)-pencil-wood glue Cut Log To Length (I drew these pictures to make it easier to understand.) Remove Bark (I was able to just peal it off with a knife on some of them.) Slicing Segments Removing Core null ...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:43:14 PDT
Tropical Island Art - Solar Wood Burn http://www.instructables.com/id/Tropical-Island-Art-Solar-Wood-Burn/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:16:25 PDT
Wooden laptop stand that looks stylish and modern http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-laptop-stand-that-looks-stylish-and-modern/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:13:40 PDT
Building A Prop Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-A-Prop-Boat/
Building A Prop Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/3R6M/HZDYF3J0/FTX3R6MHZDYF3J0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/3R6M/HZDYF3J0/FTX3R6MHZDYF3J0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/3R6M/HZDYF3J0/FTX3R6MHZDYF3J0.SMALL.jpg bdauterive Recently for a production, I was asked to build a small boat, which can be controlled by the feet of two people sitting on opposite sides facing each other. Tools needed:- table saw- compound miter saw- air compressor- a pneumatic staple gun with 1 1/2" staples- belt sander-palm sander- safety glas...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:11:47 PDT
Cheese Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheese-Cutting-Board-1/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:25:01 PDT
Simply Gorgeous (and Food-Safe) Beeswax Wood Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Simply-Gorgeous-and-Food-Safe-Beeswax-Wood-Finish/
Simply Gorgeous (and Food-Safe) Beeswax Wood Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/HL0V/HZDYFOD2/FU7HL0VHZDYFOD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/HL0V/HZDYFOD2/FU7HL0VHZDYFOD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/HL0V/HZDYFOD2/FU7HL0VHZDYFOD2.SMALL.jpg anarnold If you're anything like me, you love woodworking carpentry, but hate the tedium of finishing. For small projects, like the pictured wire spool holder (poplar), it's not worth waiting for dry-times, sanding and polishing.This is a simple, food-safe, fast, and overall gorgeous way of applying a satin ...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:39:11 PDT
Mount Tealight http://www.instructables.com/id/Mount-Tealight/
Mount Tealight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/YLE5/HZCIYSYZ/FAIYLE5HZCIYSYZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/YLE5/HZCIYSYZ/FAIYLE5HZCIYSYZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/YLE5/HZCIYSYZ/FAIYLE5HZCIYSYZ.SMALL.jpg Dominic Bender This was my answer to a challenge put out by two Youtube woodworkers (Steve Ramsey of Woodworking for Mere Mortals and Alex Harris of ThisWoodwork - go check them out!) put out a few weeks ago. The idea was to make something that represents home to you. Check out my project, enjoy, and remember to b...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:40:58 PDT
one way to square and cut a tabletop http://www.instructables.com/id/one-way-to-square-and-cut-a-tabletop/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:30:28 PDT
Branch Chest without Forstner bit (update) http://www.instructables.com/id/Branch-Chest-without-Forstner-bit-update/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:28:06 PDT
DIY: Wooden Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Ring/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:45:41 PDT
Create glue-less interlocking laser cut parts with sketchup slicemodeler http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-glue-less-interlocking-laser-cut-parts-with/
Create glue-less interlocking laser cut parts with sketchup slicemodeler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/IT9P/HZAY4RPF/F74IT9PHZAY4RPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/IT9P/HZAY4RPF/F74IT9PHZAY4RPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/IT9P/HZAY4RPF/F74IT9PHZAY4RPF.SMALL.jpg andii With the use Google sketchup and the slicemodler plugin its possible to create laser cut 3D shapes that snap together without glue. Shameless self plug, like the pictured trivets I sell on Etsy.What you need• Google stetchup• slice modeler plugin• sketup svg export plugin • A laser cutter or laser c...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 04:22:37 PDT
Home made Turtle House http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-Turtle-House/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:00:31 PDT
DIY Live Edge Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Live-Edge-Clock/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:40:45 PDT
Bridge Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Bridge-Bookshelf/
Bridge Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/07GE/HZ88QDGM/F6E07GEHZ88QDGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/07GE/HZ88QDGM/F6E07GEHZ88QDGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/07GE/HZ88QDGM/F6E07GEHZ88QDGM.SMALL.jpg HareenK Materials1) Driller, Drill bids, Sand Papers, washers2) Wood - Softwood from Home Depot3) Metal Bookshelf holders (EKBY BJÄRNUM Bracket - 11)4) Parachute cordFor a more elaborate detail of the entire build process please read the following blog- http://hareen.quora.com/Carpentering-A-Bookshelf Cu...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:19:59 PDT
Tiny House Euro http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-House-Euro/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 16:30:26 PDT
Durable Sanding Papers http://www.instructables.com/id/Durable-Sanding-Papers/
Durable Sanding Papers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/AHCZ/HZ88LN7Z/FOQAHCZHZ88LN7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/AHCZ/HZ88LN7Z/FOQAHCZHZ88LN7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/AHCZ/HZ88LN7Z/FOQAHCZHZ88LN7Z.SMALL.jpg AmateurBuilder It happens quite usually with simple sanding papers or stronger ready made, to get torn very easily and you have to subsitute with the cost of buying new and new ones to finish your work. Even the cheapest sanding papers (those you fold and cut in threes) can be more durable and much more effec...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 11:18:52 PDT
Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Birdhouse-1/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 06:38:49 PDT
Chiseled Infinite Spiral http://www.instructables.com/id/Chiseled-Infinite-Spiral/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:46:34 PDT
Chain saw carving a eagle head http://www.instructables.com/id/Chain-saw-carving-a-eagle-head/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 20:05:30 PDT
Stand for wooden drill bits http://www.instructables.com/id/Mount-for-wooden-drill-bits/
Stand for wooden drill bits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/5RYX/HZ6T7QXW/FYM5RYXHZ6T7QXW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/5RYX/HZ6T7QXW/FYM5RYXHZ6T7QXW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/5RYX/HZ6T7QXW/FYM5RYXHZ6T7QXW.SMALL.jpg tkleinauskas Make stand for drill bits. It's cheap and easy Need 1. Marker2. Drill bits3. Saw4. Spray paint5. Screwdriver6. Stick Cut and paint! With saw cut stick (23cm). When paint stick. Drill! Arrange drill bits on stick equally spaced. When take one after a drill bit and drill in the place where he...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:34:47 PDT
Trailer Trolley http://www.instructables.com/id/Trailer-Trolley/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:16:17 PDT
Glass Boot Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Boot-Box/
Glass Boot Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/9A3L/HZ6T8CBB/FTD9A3LHZ6T8CBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/9A3L/HZ6T8CBB/FTD9A3LHZ6T8CBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/9A3L/HZ6T8CBB/FTD9A3LHZ6T8CBB.SMALL.jpg ndretka I'm ready for my next Instructable! Like many Americans, I like drinking beer out of a glass boot:Unfortunately, I don't have a good way to store and protect my glass boot when not in use.When thinking about the best way to store my glass boot, I kept thinking back to the scene in A Christmas Story...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:01:42 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Bird House http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Bird-House/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:49:43 PDT
Puzzle Box (Unabox) http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-Unabox/
Puzzle Box (Unabox) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/2Y2T/HZ6T6X18/F062Y2THZ6T6X18.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a modified version of the Unabox which was built by TXTCLA55 as shown here:http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Puzzle-Box-A-ne...This simplified version can be built with limited tools and a basic skill level. The drawing is included in the video description. Note that the drawing units are...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:51:11 PDT
Foldable bench-stair [UPDATED] http://www.instructables.com/id/foldable-bench-stair/
Foldable bench-stair [UPDATED] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SMALL.gif andrea biffi Lately I helped a friend to design a foldable bench-stair. Those brilliant pieces of furniture were very common in Italy in last century, but it seems that lately they are not considered trendy and you don't see them often. In any case they are so suitable that I designed three models with small var...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:55:34 PDT
Wooden Money Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Money-Clip/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:04:54 PDT
How To Build A garden Lighthouse Out Of Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-garden-Lighthouse-Out-Of-Pallets/
How To Build A garden Lighthouse Out Of Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/NHZW/HZ3YCQ76/FIVNHZWHZ3YCQ76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/NHZW/HZ3YCQ76/FIVNHZWHZ3YCQ76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/NHZW/HZ3YCQ76/FIVNHZWHZ3YCQ76.SMALL.jpg Mark Ellis A garden lighthouse I made for my garden out of a few pallets, a packet of lollipop sticks and an old garden shed window. I made a step by step video guide and posted if anyone wants to have a go at making one. The whole thing to make cost me £1.50 (cost of the lollipop sticks) because I used whatev...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:48:09 PDT
Decorative solar lamp display http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-solar-lamp-display/
Decorative solar lamp display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/73D6/HZ2J05EA/FXE73D6HZ2J05EA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/73D6/HZ2J05EA/FXE73D6HZ2J05EA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/73D6/HZ2J05EA/FXE73D6HZ2J05EA.SMALL.jpg dezine Summer is just around the corner and I thought it might be nice to use the lights to create a decorative display that would add night light next to a garden bench, allowing me to sit outside on balmy evenings. You can use any solar light that will fit on top of a 69 x 69mm block of pine, or even dri...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 02:50:57 PDT
4-Drawer storage unit http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Drawer-storage-unit/
4-Drawer storage unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/7V68/HZ3YAPKQ/FM57V68HZ3YAPKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/7V68/HZ3YAPKQ/FM57V68HZ3YAPKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/7V68/HZ3YAPKQ/FM57V68HZ3YAPKQ.SMALL.jpg dezine I need a 4-drawer pedestal for my office, so what better time to try out a new and very easy method for installing drawer runners. Starting from scratch I will show you how to build a 4-drawer storage unit or pedestal and also a very quick and easy way to fit drawer runners.Apart from the laminated ...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:48:31 PDT
Drawer to Nail Polish Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawer-to-Nail-Polish-Rack/
Drawer to Nail Polish Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/X7V3/HZ13H83E/FJ5X7V3HZ13H83E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/X7V3/HZ13H83E/FJ5X7V3HZ13H83E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/X7V3/HZ13H83E/FJ5X7V3HZ13H83E.SMALL.jpg artistokat How to turn a drawer to a nail polish rack Step 1: Materials Supplies•drill•screwdriver•drawer•cocking or wood putty•headless nails•pencil •wood•saw (I used a Japanese hand saw)•tape measure•wood glue•hammer•sandpaper Step 2: Remove pieces Use the drill or screw to remove the drawer handle, th...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:33:12 PDT
Sprung Wood Dance Floor http://www.instructables.com/id/Sprung-Wood-Dance-Floor/
Sprung Wood Dance Floor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/2NF7/HZ2IX00D/F852NF7HZ2IX00D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/2NF7/HZ2IX00D/F852NF7HZ2IX00D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/2NF7/HZ2IX00D/F852NF7HZ2IX00D.SMALL.jpg dtersey I’ve been involved in Traditional American Dancing for over 30 years and have thoroughly enjoyed dancing on historic “sprung” wood floors that actually have some “give” when dancing. I recently got the opportunity to build one of these floors using techniques that haven’t been used in 50 years. Th...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:33:24 PDT
Custom Xperia Z1 back glass with wood! http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Xperia-Z1-back-glass-with-wood/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:57:59 PDT
reclaimed wood headphone holder http://www.instructables.com/id/reclaimed-wood-headphone-holder/
reclaimed wood headphone holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/3DRZ/HZ13FYS0/FXR3DRZHZ13FYS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/3DRZ/HZ13FYS0/FXR3DRZHZ13FYS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/3DRZ/HZ13FYS0/FXR3DRZHZ13FYS0.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus While sitting by the campfire recently my eye caught a piece of dark firewood that was different from the rest. Instead of burning it I brought it to the wood shop and milled it down to a manageable piece; turns out it was a very nice piece of walnut, perfect for my next project!Follow me on a fun ...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:50:43 PDT
Rustic napkin holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-napkin-holders/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:47:51 PDT
Free Floating TARDIS http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Floating-TARDIS/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:57:52 PDT
'Frontier Style' Workmate - NO POWER TOOLS http://www.instructables.com/id/Frontier-Style-Workmate-NO-POWER-TOOLS/
'Frontier Style' Workmate - NO POWER TOOLS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/SZJK/HYU8EP8R/FHTSZJKHYU8EP8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/SZJK/HYU8EP8R/FHTSZJKHYU8EP8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/SZJK/HYU8EP8R/FHTSZJKHYU8EP8R.SMALL.jpg bricobart To me, working wood is one of the best ways to exit stress - after running after midnight, computer throwing (to bad people), melonspitting (try it, it's not so easy as it seems), clay kitten shooting and good ol' beerdrinking.So one inglorious day I decided to make a kind of "outdoor workmate". Wh...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:43:24 PDT
A Garage Door Makes A Precision Reference http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Garage-Door-Makes-A-Precision-Reference/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:23:43 PDT
Solar Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Birdhouse/
Solar Birdhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/5R7R/HYU8B602/F4K5R7RHYU8B602.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/5R7R/HYU8B602/F4K5R7RHYU8B602.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/5R7R/HYU8B602/F4K5R7RHYU8B602.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This project was built with wood and the solar panel / light from a low cost walkway light. The octagon shape can be scaled up or down. The dimensions for this birdhouse (see drawing) were optimized for a House Finch size bird. There are multiple sources that can provide optimum sizing for birdho...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:57:45 PDT
Elastic Launched Glider http://www.instructables.com/id/Elastic-Launched-Glider/
Elastic Launched Glider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/LGWD/HYC5YUIT/F3YLGWDHYC5YUIT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/LGWD/HYC5YUIT/F3YLGWDHYC5YUIT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/LGWD/HYC5YUIT/F3YLGWDHYC5YUIT.SMALL.jpg Kunalmb Elastic Launched Gliders are wooden airplanes (specifically gliders) that are launched by any standard rubber bands. The correct flight path the glider takes is a ascend, left to right turn descend, and land. These gliders are tricky to make at first but once you get the hang of it, these are really...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:49:09 PDT
Chess Board http://www.instructables.com/id/ArtCAM-Express-Chess-Board/
Chess Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/EFIU/HYS10UNX/F9DEFIUHYS10UNX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/EFIU/HYS10UNX/F9DEFIUHYS10UNX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/EFIU/HYS10UNX/F9DEFIUHYS10UNX.SMALL.jpg ArtCAM Using ArtCAM Express software to make a Chess board. The design can be modified as needed.Things you need:· ArtCAM Express· CNC Machine· Selection of cutting tools· Piece of wood Watch the video on how to make the board Creating chessboard grid 1. Open a new model o...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 03:06:55 PDT
Crosscut Sled for your Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Crosscut-Sled-for-your-Table-Saw/
Crosscut Sled for your Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/IPTV/HYS0YGOB/FW7IPTVHYS0YGOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/IPTV/HYS0YGOB/FW7IPTVHYS0YGOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/IPTV/HYS0YGOB/FW7IPTVHYS0YGOB.SMALL.jpg Marsh A crosscut sled is a very handy attachment for your table saw. This is the first of a series of table saw attachments. The reason this is the first is because it will be the basis from which you start on the rest. This sled can be made into a circle cutter; a taper cutting sled, a miter sled, a box ...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:55:37 PDT