Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Sat, 24 Feb 2018 13:06:55 PST BLOX v1.01 Effects of Different Stains on Red Oak Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Effects-of-Different-Stains-on-Red-Oak-Wood/
Effects of Different Stains on Red Oak Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/NSZC/JDYUQDJ6/FKYNSZCJDYUQDJ6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/NSZC/JDYUQDJ6/FKYNSZCJDYUQDJ6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/NSZC/JDYUQDJ6/FKYNSZCJDYUQDJ6.SMALL.jpg davethewoodworker A few weeks ago on Youtube, I wanted to see the effects of different stains on White Pine and Poplar, well this time I used common Red Oak that you can buy at Lowes or Home Depot. I have also uploaded the video from my Youtube channel.I hope this helps somebody before they buy some stain, most big b...
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Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:57:50 PST
How to Make Wooden Emojis http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Wooden-Emojis/
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Fri, 23 Feb 2018 04:27:47 PST
Recyled Timber Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Recyled-Timber-Dining-Table/
Recyled Timber Dining Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/J489/JDYUP5JY/F3CJ489JDYUP5JY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/J489/JDYUP5JY/F3CJ489JDYUP5JY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/J489/JDYUP5JY/F3CJ489JDYUP5JY.SMALL.jpg hardwarebox The first step is to work out your table dimensions. In terms of height we have used 750mm, although this can be adjusted based on your preferences and in particular to suit chair height if you already have the chairs. Factor in key things such as- Number of people you want to be able to si...
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Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:22:28 PST
The Effects of Different Stains on Poplar Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Effects-of-Different-Stains-on-Poplar-Wood/
The Effects of Different Stains on Poplar Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/XMLZ/JDYUOUXB/F4BXMLZJDYUOUXB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/XMLZ/JDYUOUXB/F4BXMLZJDYUOUXB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/XMLZ/JDYUOUXB/F4BXMLZJDYUOUXB.SMALL.jpg davethewoodworker A few weeks ago I wanted to see the effects of different stains on White Pine, well this time I used common Poplar that you can buy at Lowes or Home Depot. I have also uploaded the video from my Youtube channel. I hope this helps somebody before they buy some stain, most big box stores show some sam...
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Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:50:33 PST
Hot Wire Cutter - Building Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Wire-Cutter-Building-Guide/
Hot Wire Cutter - Building Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/ZYUX/JDUKLZME/FKZZYUXJDUKLZME.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/ZYUX/JDUKLZME/FKZZYUXJDUKLZME.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/ZYUX/JDUKLZME/FKZZYUXJDUKLZME.SMALL.jpg DuralM To make a pattern for the lost-foam casting an essential tool is a hot wire cutter. I've decided to make a building guide to show how I've made mine. Preparing Building Materials First of all, it's important to prepare planks and a bottom base by grinding and sawing. Constructing When a fram...
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Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:53:05 PST
Farmhouse Table Sold! http://www.instructables.com/id/Farmhouse-Table-Sold/
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Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:50:55 PST
Mechanical Homemade Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Homemade-Hand/
Mechanical Homemade Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/F4CM/JDYUTZTI/FDVF4CMJDYUTZTI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/F4CM/JDYUTZTI/FDVF4CMJDYUTZTI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/F4CM/JDYUTZTI/FDVF4CMJDYUTZTI.SMALL.jpg joaquin.diez-canseco This is a step-by-step guide to help you make your own mechanical hand. 1. Gather the Materials For this proyect you will need:Wood (2 parts): 2x2x150cm; 7x2x60cm26 screws and their respective supportNylonSome kind of belt26 small eyebolts26 Rubber strings 2. Cutting the Wood and Making Shapes ...
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Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:03:56 PST
Hybrid Knife Block From Firewood http://www.instructables.com/id/Hybrid-Knife-Block-From-Firewood/
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Wed, 21 Feb 2018 03:06:46 PST
Minecraft Wooden Warrior http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Wooden-Warrior/
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Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:14:11 PST
Wooden Brush and Dustpan http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Brush-and-Dustpan/
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Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:02:07 PST
Simple Kitchen Island Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Kitchen-Island-Build/
Simple Kitchen Island Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/Z231/JDUKHBDS/FH2Z231JDUKHBDS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/Z231/JDUKHBDS/FH2Z231JDUKHBDS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/Z231/JDUKHBDS/FH2Z231JDUKHBDS.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks I start by grabbing materials and bringing them down in the subterranean woodshop. It only took (9) 8' long 2x4s, 2 sheets of 1/4" oak plywood to match the old cabinets, and a couple of pieces of oak trim for the outside corners and base of the cabinet. Materials & Tools Used on This Build Materi...
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Tue, 20 Feb 2018 07:33:31 PST
CNC Router V-Carving With All Open Source Software http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Router-V-Carving-With-All-Open-Source-Software/
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Mon, 19 Feb 2018 19:16:21 PST
How to Build a Modern Platform Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Modern-Platform-Bed/
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Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:37:38 PST
Viking Knife (Make-It-Medieval) http://www.instructables.com/id/MIM-I-Viking-Seax/
Viking Knife (Make-It-Medieval) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/31S9/JDUKLK28/FD131S9JDUKLK28.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/31S9/JDUKLK28/FD131S9JDUKLK28.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/31S9/JDUKLK28/FD131S9JDUKLK28.SMALL.jpg Brokk Hrafnsson This is the second edition of the MIM-I, a collaboration between myself and Jake Makes. I'm probably going to say this at the beginning of every I'dible. What's the point of the series? To make Medieval/fantasy/Tolkien/viking projects (MIM-I stands for Make It Medieval-Ish, in case you were wonderin...
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Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:28:02 PST
Live Edge River Table | Woodworking How-To http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-River-Table-Woodworking-How-To/
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Sun, 18 Feb 2018 08:49:12 PST
Reclaimed Facade Dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Facade-Dresser/
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Sat, 17 Feb 2018 20:09:38 PST
How to Build an Easy Farmhouse Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-Easy-Farmhouse-Desk/
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Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:32:29 PST
Easy to Make Candy Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Make-Candy-Dispenser-1/
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Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:44:04 PST
Wooden Crochet Hook Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Crochet-Hook-Holder/
Wooden Crochet Hook Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/VWD5/JDOUQCAE/FNNVWD5JDOUQCAE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/VWD5/JDOUQCAE/FNNVWD5JDOUQCAE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/VWD5/JDOUQCAE/FNNVWD5JDOUQCAE.SMALL.jpg davethewoodworker This week I made a Wooden Crochet Hook Holder, I made this for my Niece, she loves to Crochet. After looking on the web for different designs, I decided to make one a little different. And since I have a CNC Router, this is what I came up with. I have include the video from my Youtube channel.Note y...
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Fri, 16 Feb 2018 05:09:37 PST
Natural Jewelry Display Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-Jewelry-Display-Stand/
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Thu, 15 Feb 2018 23:52:25 PST
Impossible Lock in Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Impossible-Lock-in-Wood/
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Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:50:18 PST
Simple DIY Mailbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Mailbox/
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Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:47:04 PST
How to Make a Kids Craft Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Kids-Craft-Table/
How to Make a Kids Craft Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/GD48/JDKKQ3L1/FPYGD48JDKKQ3L1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/GD48/JDKKQ3L1/FPYGD48JDKKQ3L1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/GD48/JDKKQ3L1/FPYGD48JDKKQ3L1.SMALL.jpg AnitaH25 I was given this table by the local school, which turned out to be MDF and veneer, the veneer was so thin that as soon as I started sanding it, it went through the veneer. So I felt my only option was to paint the table. Only having bright paints in my shed I decided to make a kids craft table. ...
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Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:28:10 PST
Floating Garage Storage Loft & Clamp Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Garage-Storage-Loft-Clamp-Rack/
Floating Garage Storage Loft & Clamp Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/G5IH/JDKKOZ6Y/FR6G5IHJDKKOZ6Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/G5IH/JDKKOZ6Y/FR6G5IHJDKKOZ6Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/G5IH/JDKKOZ6Y/FR6G5IHJDKKOZ6Y.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks A bit of time travel here! This organization project was from right after I moved into my DC shop. I didn't have the miter saw and table saw set up, so everything was done with just a circular saw and drill. It was such a simple project that I've been sitting on the footage since then unsure of whet...
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Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:25:13 PST
Make-it-Medieval WARHAMMER http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-it-Medieval-WARHAMMER/
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Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:17:48 PST
Power Carved Ripple Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Carved-Ripple-Bench/
Power Carved Ripple Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/UTSB/JDKKMAT1/FVZUTSBJDKKMAT1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/UTSB/JDKKMAT1/FVZUTSBJDKKMAT1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/UTSB/JDKKMAT1/FVZUTSBJDKKMAT1.SMALL.jpg evanandkatelyn We made a simple bench design and power carved an AWESOME texture into it! Of course, if you don't have the power carving attachments you can totally follow this for an easy DIY bench tutorial (but the power carving is the best part!). We have free 3D plans and a cut list available here: evanandkate...
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Tue, 13 Feb 2018 16:44:36 PST
How to Finish a Live Edge Slab http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Finish-a-Live-Edge-Slab/
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Tue, 13 Feb 2018 13:34:50 PST
How to Make a 100th Day of School Project http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-100th-Day-of-School-Project/
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Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:18:02 PST
Pellet Gun Rack Made From Pallets. for All the Buds. http://www.instructables.com/id/Pellet-Gun-Rack-Made-From-Pallets-for-All-the-Buds/
Pellet Gun Rack Made From Pallets. for All the Buds. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/TZYP/JDKKQMRP/FHLTZYPJDKKQMRP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/TZYP/JDKKQMRP/FHLTZYPJDKKQMRP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/TZYP/JDKKQMRP/FHLTZYPJDKKQMRP.SMALL.jpg Jacob55w I decided to make a rack for my pellet guns since they are always just sitting on the ground, and also a little nice shelve to! Pull apart a few pallets that look usable Cut them to rough length, then lay them out to see if you will like the way it comes out, and to make sure your pellet gu...
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Tue, 13 Feb 2018 09:39:53 PST
Heart Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-Candle-Holder/
Heart Candle Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/BU00/JDKKEO20/FI4BU00JDKKEO20.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/BU00/JDKKEO20/FI4BU00JDKKEO20.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/BU00/JDKKEO20/FI4BU00JDKKEO20.SMALL.jpg JohnMPIII Supplies and Tools Needed: Paper or Cardstock Compass or Circle Template Pencil Scissors Awl Tape measure and/or steel ruler Wood – any species (I used walnut) – 1 pc 2” x 2” x 6 ½”, 1 pc 2” x 2” x 5 ½” Table Saw, Chop Saw or Hand Saw 1½” Forstner Bit Drill Press Band Saw, Scroll Saw or ...
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Tue, 13 Feb 2018 09:17:34 PST
How to Make a Scratch Awl http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Scratch-Awl/
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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 19:53:32 PST
Cheese Boards and Wooden Knives http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheese-Boards-and-Wooden-Knives/
Cheese Boards and Wooden Knives - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ZZS4/JDKKEFYC/F68ZZS4JDKKEFYC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ZZS4/JDKKEFYC/F68ZZS4JDKKEFYC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ZZS4/JDKKEFYC/F68ZZS4JDKKEFYC.SMALL.jpg kevincarruthers Truth be told, I have a scrap bin and it.is.full. Cutting boards, or any other board, can be fairly basic. I wanted to add something a little different. I Used I have some maple planks and a little walnut but any hardwood will work.Waterproof glue is an absolute must with any board that will be u...
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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 19:18:44 PST
Create a Beautiful Wood Mushroom Pot With Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Beautiful-Wood-Mushroom-Pot-With-Scrap-Wo/
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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:02:36 PST
Simple Wood Carving - Flower (rosette) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wood-Carving-Flower-rosette/
Simple Wood Carving - Flower (rosette) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/4TX6/JDF2P9Y1/FY44TX6JDF2P9Y1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/4TX6/JDF2P9Y1/FY44TX6JDF2P9Y1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/4TX6/JDF2P9Y1/FY44TX6JDF2P9Y1.SMALL.jpg michael.a.gouge Hello everyone! This is going to be my first struggle to make a instructable. Pray for the best and be gentle. First I want to say that this is my way of doing it! There are different techniques and methods. And let's be real in the art (no matter what it is) there is no right or wrong!!! If somethi...
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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 10:14:16 PST
Reclaimed & Recycled "S" Shaped Cat House/Tunnel http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Recycled-S-Shaped-Cat-HouseTunnel/
Reclaimed & Recycled "S" Shaped Cat House/Tunnel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/KVQQ/JDF2OT23/F09KVQQJDF2OT23.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/KVQQ/JDF2OT23/F09KVQQJDF2OT23.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/KVQQ/JDF2OT23/F09KVQQJDF2OT23.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks "S" is for our cat Sarah. You'll have to read all of the way through the build album for photos of her though... I'm a tease. This is her new cat house that is lined on the inside and outside with recycled carpet and finish with a cladding of pallet wood. It took her a little while to get used to th...
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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 08:34:37 PST
Woodworking Marking Gauge Kebiki Inspired http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-Marking-Gauge-Kebiki-Inspired/
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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 03:26:11 PST
How to Make a Fun Toddler Bench Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Toddler-Bench-Seat/
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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 02:20:28 PST
Woodwork IPW 2018 http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodwork-IPW-2018/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/JPAF/JDF2MR6C/FAXJPAFJDF2MR6C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/JPAF/JDF2MR6C/FAXJPAFJDF2MR6C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/JPAF/JDF2MR6C/FAXJPAFJDF2MR6C.SMALL.jpg dryd3418 null Rope Puzzle Easy Yard Dice Simple Wood Salad Servers Wooden Robot DIY Homemade Toy Simple DIY Game Boards for Very Young Woodworkers DIY Knock Hockey Game Make Wood Rings (No Tools Required) Scrap Wood Wall Art Made From Walnut & Maple | How to Build Rust...
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Sun, 11 Feb 2018 15:12:21 PST
Make Accurate Dowels http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Accurate-Dowels/
Make Accurate Dowels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/OERM/JDF2DRVN/FWUOERMJDF2DRVN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/OERM/JDF2DRVN/FWUOERMJDF2DRVN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/OERM/JDF2DRVN/FWUOERMJDF2DRVN.SMALL.jpg TheWoodKnight Store bought dowels can be problematic, they can be expensive, inaccurate as they're often made from not-fully-dried wood, and they can be limited to just a few species - locally I have access to Tasmanian Oak and Pine dowels only.Making your own lets you use contrasting or complimentary woods, make...
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Sun, 11 Feb 2018 12:29:22 PST
DIY Bar Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bar-Countertop/
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Sun, 11 Feb 2018 11:36:59 PST
Wine and Cheese Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-and-Cheese-Tray/
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Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:28:24 PST
Film Strip Picture Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Film-Strip-Picture-Sign/
Film Strip Picture Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/GFW3/JDF283CP/FA4GFW3JDF283CP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/GFW3/JDF283CP/FA4GFW3JDF283CP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/GFW3/JDF283CP/FA4GFW3JDF283CP.SMALL.jpg davethewoodworker This week I made a Film Strip Picture sign, to go with my Movie Ticket sign. This would look great in any room.What you will need:Cad/Cam program ( I used Vectric Aspire )CNC Router ( I used the X-Carve CNC )Wood ( I used White Pine 29" x 8 1/2" x 3/4" ) but you could use Poplar90* V-Bit and 1/4" E...
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Sat, 10 Feb 2018 07:50:14 PST
LED Night Lamp/Table Lamp Using Old Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Night-LampTable-Lamp-Using-Old-Bottle/
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Fri, 9 Feb 2018 23:22:18 PST
Cedar Flower Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Flower-Box/
Cedar Flower Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/5QVC/JDF29CV7/FKE5QVCJDF29CV7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/5QVC/JDF29CV7/FKE5QVCJDF29CV7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/5QVC/JDF29CV7/FKE5QVCJDF29CV7.SMALL.jpg kevincarruthers So my wife, helpful as always, picked up some cedar planks for like $1 a board. She asked me if I could make flower boxes from these bowed boards and this is what happened. I Used She bought 3 8' planks and this is the best of them.1x8 cedar planks1 1/4" deck screwssquare stockdrill, driver, mite...
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Fri, 9 Feb 2018 17:31:37 PST
Hot Pipe Wood Bending http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Pipe-Wood-Bending/
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Fri, 9 Feb 2018 15:55:24 PST
Wireless Retro Cube Speaker w/ Rosewood http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Retro-Cube-Speaker-W-Rosewood/
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Fri, 9 Feb 2018 10:55:17 PST
How to Make a Transformable Coffee Dripper Without a Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Transformable-Coffee-Dripper-Without/
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Thu, 8 Feb 2018 08:42:30 PST
Brick and Mortar Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Brick-and-Mortar-Bowl/
Brick and Mortar Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/MVEB/JDCBUYWL/F9KMVEBJDCBUYWL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/MVEB/JDCBUYWL/F9KMVEBJDCBUYWL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/MVEB/JDCBUYWL/F9KMVEBJDCBUYWL.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins Ever since I purchased my lathe I wanted to make bowls. I made a sled for segmented bowls a few months back and wanted to experiment with different patterns and wood. I love the look of paduke and walnut and decided on this brick and mortar pattern. Most of the math and sled preparations are ignored...
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Wed, 7 Feb 2018 12:45:03 PST
Minecraft Inspired Pencil Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Inspired-Pencil-Box-1/
Minecraft Inspired Pencil Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/SG2R/JDCBUQWA/FHLSG2RJDCBUQWA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/SG2R/JDCBUQWA/FHLSG2RJDCBUQWA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/SG2R/JDCBUQWA/FHLSG2RJDCBUQWA.SMALL.jpg ReaperWoodworks In this instructable I'll show you how I made this minecraft inspired pencil box! Gather Your Materials I made this box from wood I found or salvaged. I found a long stringer of cool red wood (some sort of mahogany is my best guess) in the parking lot of home depot and tore down a pallet and got...
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Wed, 7 Feb 2018 10:42:21 PST
Open Shelving for the Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Shelving-for-the-Workshop/
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Wed, 7 Feb 2018 09:06:49 PST