Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:05:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Kinship Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinship-Vase/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:40:50 PDT
How To Make A Wall Hanging Audio/iPod Platform From An Old Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Wall-Hanging-AudioiPod-Platform-From/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:19:54 PDT
Laser cut, wood feather pendant made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-wood-feather-pendant-made-at-Techshop/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:42:41 PDT
Pocket Hole Plugs http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Hole-Plug-Cutting-Jig-for-the-Band-Saw/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:42:30 PDT
Vintage Inspired Slat Table/Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Slat-TableBench/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:31:32 PDT
Converting clothes cabinet into a multiple vivarium enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-clothes-cabinet-into-a-multiple-vivariu/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:09:20 PDT
Historic Ship http://www.instructables.com/id/Historic-Ship/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 08:22:28 PDT
Ultimate Treehouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Treehouse/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 14:26:05 PDT
Cutting down and rethreading a stock table leg. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-down-and-rethreading-a-stock-table-leg/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:07:21 PDT
Superhero Kids Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-Kids-Bench/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:26:27 PDT
End Grain Cutting Board Using MC Escher Tessellations http://www.instructables.com/id/End-Grain-Cutting-Board-Using-MC-Escher-Tessellati/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:14:36 PDT
Drilling Wooden Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/Driling-Wooden-Balls/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:29:13 PDT
Wooden Rag Doll http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Rag-Doll/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:07:23 PDT
Handyman's Toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Handymans-Toolbox/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:39:19 PDT
Gun Shell Chess Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Gun-Shell-Chess-Set/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:00:17 PDT
Wooden Spin Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Spin-Top/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:02:29 PDT
Stow-Away Whiteboard and Magnetic Tool Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Stow-Away-Whiteboard-and-Magnetic-Tool-Holder/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:49:57 PDT
Eno Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Eno-Hammock-Stand/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 17:34:54 PDT
Mobile Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Sign/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:57:37 PDT
Downhill wooden vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Downhill-wooden-vehicle/
Downhill wooden vehicle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/N20K/HXHRASJL/FZBN20KHXHRASJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/N20K/HXHRASJL/FZBN20KHXHRASJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/N20K/HXHRASJL/FZBN20KHXHRASJL.SMALL.jpg ivver Hi everyone! In this instructable I'll show you one of my vehicles which I made. I made this one about 5 years ago (then I was 13), back then I had some old Samsung phone (and a lot of Oak planks) with which I took those pictures and video, too bad that I only have 2 pictures, but, I have video too,...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:43:38 PDT
Cheap Mortar Racks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Mortar-Racks/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:29:27 PDT
Summer Fruit Trays http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Fruit-Trays/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 08:18:42 PDT
College Team Mascot Animal Decoration Painted http://www.instructables.com/id/College-Team-Mascot-Animal-Decoration/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:31:15 PDT
Oak Wine Barrel Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Oak-Wine-Barrel-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:36:17 PDT
Simple Wind Turbine Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Wind-Turbine-Stand/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:44:53 PDT
Experimenting with 'wood silicone' http://www.instructables.com/id/Experimenting-with-wood-silicone/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:44:32 PDT
Making a Confetti Blank http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Confetti-Blank/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 09:05:21 PDT
Wooden Paper Towel Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Paper-Towel-Holder/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 08:55:53 PDT
Homemade longboard made of Oak http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-longboard-made-of-Oak/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 08:06:52 PDT
How To Make a Dust Expulsion System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Dust-Expulsion-System/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 07:40:25 PDT
Catapult Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Catapult-Bottle-Opener/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 06:24:36 PDT
Premium deck railing from 2x4 and 2x6 construction lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/Premium-deck-railing-from-2x4-and-2x6-construction/
Premium deck railing from 2x4 and 2x6 construction lumber - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/W2VZ/HXCAOPTD/FSNW2VZHXCAOPTD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/W2VZ/HXCAOPTD/FSNW2VZHXCAOPTD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/W2VZ/HXCAOPTD/FSNW2VZHXCAOPTD.SMALL.jpg Tvframe I called a company that specializes in exterior wood railing and massive post. I have a pretty large concrete balcony (14x22ft).The estimate for the job....5000$..So I decided that I could do close to the same thing for less...how much less ?A lot less. It cost me about 300$ - 350$ for the 3 x 5 1/4...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 17:26:46 PDT
A Chair for the Great Outdoors http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Chair-for-the-Great-Outdoors/
A Chair for the Great Outdoors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/QTTY/HXA9QG8C/FBHQTTYHXA9QG8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/QTTY/HXA9QG8C/FBHQTTYHXA9QG8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/QTTY/HXA9QG8C/FBHQTTYHXA9QG8C.SMALL.jpg TinkerJim This is a project that will reward you with comfort! It will last outdoors for years and years with no upkeep, weathering gracefully as the years roll on. It has a natural rugged utilitarian style, and making one of these chairs is an easy weekend project. The inspiration for this chair came fro...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 08:41:13 PDT
Ladder Ball from Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladder-Ball-from-Reclaimed-Wood/
Ladder Ball from Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/ISHD/HXBG4JQB/FS9ISHDHXBG4JQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/ISHD/HXBG4JQB/FS9ISHDHXBG4JQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/ISHD/HXBG4JQB/FS9ISHDHXBG4JQB.SMALL.jpg laffinm I wanted to build a ladder ball set with some materials I had lying around the house so I decided to make an Instructable on it. It was a very fun, and easy build and I hope you enjoy it. Find Materials I built the entire set from scrap lumber and materials. The 2X4's are from an old tree house I...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 07:35:42 PDT
Charging Stand for an Otterbox'd Iphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Charging-Stand-for-an-Otterboxd-Iphone/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 19:01:26 PDT
How To Make A Cool Easy Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Cool-Easy-Necklace/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 10:11:24 PDT
The Wooden 6 Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wooden-6-Pack/
The Wooden 6 Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/Z7BD/HX7P1FIH/F80Z7BDHX7P1FIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/Z7BD/HX7P1FIH/F80Z7BDHX7P1FIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/Z7BD/HX7P1FIH/F80Z7BDHX7P1FIH.SMALL.jpg -BALES- I'm not going to lie to you ... I like beer ... nay .. I [expletive] love beer! Sometimes (all the time) I want to carry several of these divine nectars to a friendy gathering (or anywhere). On a good day (usually a Saturday), I can carry three in one hand, but I need the other hand to open/shut d...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 22:44:12 PDT
Simple laser cut business card holder. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-laser-cut-business-card-holder/
Simple laser cut business card holder. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/Z4HA/HX7P07O5/FCDZ4HAHX7P07O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/Z4HA/HX7P07O5/FCDZ4HAHX7P07O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/Z4HA/HX7P07O5/FCDZ4HAHX7P07O5.SMALL.jpg bschrempp Here is a quick and easy project to help you get up and working with a laser cutter. The Parts There are two pieces to the Business Card Holder. It is designed to be cut from 1/8" Baltic Birch plywood. It should work with 1/8" MDF also. I have attached my Corel Draw file. This was designed by Pr...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 21:08:43 PDT
Reclaimed Red Oak Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Red-Oak-Shelf/
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 18:25:32 PDT
Woodpecker Door Knocker http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodpecker-Door-Knocker/
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By: suziechuzie

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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 09:10:28 PDT
Magnetic Levitation Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Levitation-Pen/
Magnetic Levitation Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/09OJ/HX6AQDJ2/FVQ09OJHX6AQDJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/09OJ/HX6AQDJ2/FVQ09OJHX6AQDJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/09OJ/HX6AQDJ2/FVQ09OJHX6AQDJ2.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Not unlike the trains in Japan this pen uses opposing magnetic forces to hover in mid air. For trains, this practically eliminates friction allowing the trains to move very quickly. For pens, it makes for a little added entertainment value on your desk. Precision is key with this project, so like ma...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 15:57:08 PDT
Renegade Shuffleboard Drink Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Renegade-Shuffleboard-Drink-Holder/
Renegade Shuffleboard Drink Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/K1I0/HX6431TV/FT2K1I0HX6431TV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/K1I0/HX6431TV/FT2K1I0HX6431TV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/K1I0/HX6431TV/FT2K1I0HX6431TV.SMALL.jpg joejoetheclown It turns out that my local neighborhood bar happens to be a Whole Foods. Not sure how prevalent this is around the country, but the Potrero Hill location has what they call a "Steep & Brew"... it's a coffeeshop, plus a beer and wine bar. And it's now my local because they actually have one of the...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 10:14:11 PDT
How to Tape a Color Guard Rifle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tape-a-Color-Guard-Rifle/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 09:37:43 PDT
Simple, Sturdy, Wooden Workbench For Around $70 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sturdy-Wooden-Workbench-For-Around-70/
Simple, Sturdy, Wooden Workbench For Around $70 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/L9I5/HX42UYBJ/F1GL9I5HX42UYBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/L9I5/HX42UYBJ/F1GL9I5HX42UYBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/L9I5/HX42UYBJ/F1GL9I5HX42UYBJ.SMALL.jpg BiscuitMaker We have a fairly small garage, and a couple tables to work on, but they are quite temporary and unsatisfying (I.e. Sawhorses with plywood, folding tables, etc.). I decided to build my own workbench that is simple, solid, and relatively inexpensive. Above are the (very rough) drawings of how it will ...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 18:59:04 PDT
Making Trivets http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Trivets/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 15:56:47 PDT
When you wish upon a Pallet Star.... http://www.instructables.com/id/When-you-wish-upon-a-Pallet-Star/
When you wish upon a Pallet Star.... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/IOGO/HX42QQFX/FSUIOGOHX42QQFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/IOGO/HX42QQFX/FSUIOGOHX42QQFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/IOGO/HX42QQFX/FSUIOGOHX42QQFX.SMALL.jpg Kaniac This is a project I decided to take on when my two boys begged me to build something in my shop. We used recycled pallets, one piece of leftover OSB, scrap cedar, scrap aluminum flashing, some old bolts, and salvaged Christmas lights. To make it even more interesting, I decided to take photos at eac...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 10:07:43 PDT
Storage Cabinet - Recycled Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Cabinet-Recycled-Wood/
Storage Cabinet - Recycled Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/Y020/HX3VVZ78/F5HY020HX3VVZ78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/Y020/HX3VVZ78/F5HY020HX3VVZ78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/Y020/HX3VVZ78/F5HY020HX3VVZ78.SMALL.jpg Silent Ninja Bunny My wife needed more storage in the bathroom, so I built her a storage cabinet from recycled lumber and wainscoting. Those of you familiar with my coffee table/storage bin I made for the living room will recognize the wood I used for the outside, top and shelves.The wainscoting is from the kitchen of...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 17:19:48 PDT
Home Blended Wood Preserver. http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Preserver-Home-Blended/
Home Blended Wood Preserver. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/O8PG/HX1WBZOS/FLFO8PGHX1WBZOS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/O8PG/HX1WBZOS/FLFO8PGHX1WBZOS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/O8PG/HX1WBZOS/FLFO8PGHX1WBZOS.SMALL.jpg Gareth0123 About this time last year I got fed up with well known major brands and DIY store home branded wood preservers basically not doing what is says on the tin. So I began experimenting with good old fashioned Linseed Oil. I am certain that what I have done has been done before, but has now been pushed...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 10:02:19 PDT
How to make a Netsuke http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Netsuke/
How to make a Netsuke - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/7VP7/HX1WCRSA/FU47VP7HX1WCRSA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/7VP7/HX1WCRSA/FU47VP7HX1WCRSA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/7VP7/HX1WCRSA/FU47VP7HX1WCRSA.SMALL.jpg galya9 Hi, I'm Galina and I carve netsuke professionally. Here I am sharing my workflow to hopefully spread this art. Netsuke (nets-ke) are a traditional Japanese art. Originally they were a toggle used to hold a pouch or box to the belt of a kimono. These containers were used instead of pockets. The Japan...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 00:00:13 PDT
Wood Mold for Glassblowing http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Mold-for-Glassblowing/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:23:44 PDT