Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:56:09 PST BLOX v1.01 Skeleton Arm, Made by Penguin Manufacturing http://www.instructables.com/id/Skeleton-Arm-Made-by-Penguin-Manufacturing/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:05:42 PST
Making Lockpicks From Hacksaw Blades http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Lockpicks-From-Hacksaw-blades/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:28:06 PST
Stylish Grommet Tool Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Grommet-Tool-Belt/
Stylish Grommet Tool Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/H5SH/I6MC283Z/FTUH5SHI6MC283Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/H5SH/I6MC283Z/FTUH5SHI6MC283Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/H5SH/I6MC283Z/FTUH5SHI6MC283Z.SMALL.jpg ohhmyhead I lead tinkering sessions with kids, which means that I'm always on my feet, and always stick tools and materials in my pockets to get them out of the way or have them available at a moment's notice. This means that I wind up with wildly packed pockets and have to be careful not to throw a sharpie i...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:21:34 PST
Painting Terra Cotta Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Terra-Cotta-Pots/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:45:21 PST
The Unspin-Inator http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Unspin-Inator/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 06:17:05 PST
Flexible Snake Trouble Light Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Snake-Trouble-Light-Lamp/
Flexible Snake Trouble Light Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2IY6/I6HSM07N/FF02IY6I6HSM07N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2IY6/I6HSM07N/FF02IY6I6HSM07N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2IY6/I6HSM07N/FF02IY6I6HSM07N.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Make your own flexible snake light. It can be wound around a pipe or bent to clamp/hook on an exposed wall stud to position and hang the light anywhere you want in the shop. Coil the end to make a base for standing the light on the floor when you are painting a room or for working under the car. It ...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:42:25 PST
How to colour steel with HEAT http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-colour-steel-with-HEAT/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:00:14 PST
Salvage carboard pipe shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-carboard-pipe-shelf/
Salvage carboard pipe shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/9HSY/I6J7WEOE/FN89HSYI6J7WEOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/9HSY/I6J7WEOE/FN89HSYI6J7WEOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/9HSY/I6J7WEOE/FN89HSYI6J7WEOE.SMALL.jpg briciius Hello everyone,Today we are going to create some "nordic" design shelf with salvage cardboard pipes.( same carboard pipes that i've used to create my bat-signal : http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-BAT-... )hope you will love the idea ;) Decorate the interior and exterior of cardboard ...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:00:15 PST
The Thing 2.0 - a custom carving knife http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Thing-20-a-no-forging-custom-carving-knife/
The Thing 2.0 - a custom carving knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/MI3Z/I6HSJZLH/F0TMI3ZI6HSJZLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/MI3Z/I6HSJZLH/F0TMI3ZI6HSJZLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/MI3Z/I6HSJZLH/F0TMI3ZI6HSJZLH.SMALL.jpg bricobart Two years ago I set my first steps in the making of traditional wooden cups. To make these, most carvers use crooked knives. Since didn't have these specific tools, I searched for a way to do it a lot faster. That's how I created the Crazy Carver.Using that device was extremely effective, but also e...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:44:17 PST
Super Simple Dovetail Tool Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Dovetail-Tool-Box/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 18:40:32 PST
Laser Cut Settlers of Catan Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Settlers-of-Catan-Board/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:05:42 PST
USB Power Socket in the Car http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Power-Socket-in-the-Car/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 03:47:20 PST
Wine Barrel Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Barrel-Fire-Pit/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:50:27 PST
Window Trimming the Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/No-More-Naked-Windows/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:44:53 PST
Wooden Headphone Stand For My Beats Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Headphone-Stand-For-My-Beats-Headphones/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:37:39 PST
WOOD OVEN http://www.instructables.com/id/WOOD-OVEN/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:12:44 PST
Roof snow rake scooper tool - easy DIY using a 5 gallon bucket, a shower curtain, and a pole http://www.instructables.com/id/Roof-snow-rake-scooper-tool-easy-DIY-using-a-5-gal/
Roof snow rake scooper tool - easy DIY using a 5 gallon bucket, a shower curtain, and a pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/TAAI/I6HSDI32/FLCTAAII6HSDI32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/TAAI/I6HSDI32/FLCTAAII6HSDI32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/TAAI/I6HSDI32/FLCTAAII6HSDI32.SMALL.jpg the.yackitysmackity Snow roof rake scooper tool I looked for something simple to use for a roof snow rake idea. I searched Google images and YouTube for something that uses a 5 gallon bucket and 2 or 3 10 foot sticks of electrical EMT conduit. There are designs but none that really show how to remove snow from the roof...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 18:01:11 PST
The Lathean Hydra: A Multi-Headed Turning Tool from Repurposed Bits http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Lathean-Hydra-A-Multi-Headed-Turning-Tool/
The Lathean Hydra: A Multi-Headed Turning Tool from Repurposed Bits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/OXKG/I6H7JK2I/FSHOXKGI6H7JK2I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/OXKG/I6H7JK2I/FSHOXKGI6H7JK2I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/OXKG/I6H7JK2I/FSHOXKGI6H7JK2I.SMALL.jpg theskashow According to Greek mythology, every time you cut off one of the Lernaean Hydra's multiple heads two grow back to replace it. Now, with some spare bits and some creative grinding, your lathe tool can do the same thing! In this case, having multiple heads means you won't have to throw out an entire to...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 22:02:50 PST
Lumberjack table http://www.instructables.com/id/Lumberjack-table/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:19:16 PST
Cup cake chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Cup-cake-chair/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 01:39:53 PST
Glowing Mushroom Wooden Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Mushroom-Wooden-Ring/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 23:55:54 PST
How to remove rust from Axe head http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-rust-from-Axe-head/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 05:57:19 PST
Low budget light box http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-budget-light-box/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:24:59 PST
The Mini-Melter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Mini-Melter/
The Mini-Melter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/DFIS/I6GCXDMK/FOUDFISI6GCXDMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/DFIS/I6GCXDMK/FOUDFISI6GCXDMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/DFIS/I6GCXDMK/FOUDFISI6GCXDMK.SMALL.jpg Instructadam This project began when I was looking at a used tealight, we use a lot of them in our house and dont necessarily always buy them from the same place. What I noticed is that some burn down totally, leaving nothing at all, while others burn through the middle leaving a wall of left over wax. This made...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 15:31:23 PST
Home Hydroponics - A manual on how to build your own hydroponics system http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Hydroponics-A-manual-on-how-to-build-your-own/
Home Hydroponics - A manual on how to build your own hydroponics system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/UEJS/I6GCWZ8X/FOJUEJSI6GCWZ8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/UEJS/I6GCWZ8X/FOJUEJSI6GCWZ8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/UEJS/I6GCWZ8X/FOJUEJSI6GCWZ8X.SMALL.jpg JaredStanton IntroductionCauses and Effects of OverpopulationOverpopulation shouldn't be taken lightly. It has some terrible effects, one of them being a shortage of food. Our currently overpopulated world is caused by the Industrial Revolution. It occurred about 200 years ago and that is when our global populat...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 14:35:10 PST
Dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dining-table-1/
Dining table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WJQL/I6H7DVOH/FAVWJQLI6H7DVOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WJQL/I6H7DVOH/FAVWJQLI6H7DVOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WJQL/I6H7DVOH/FAVWJQLI6H7DVOH.SMALL.jpg RhysH CNC cut dining table made from two 2400x1200mm sheets of 18mm plywood. Locks together with no glue and the screwed joints are hidden. It can be easily disassembled and packed flat for relocation. Design The table has been designed in Solidworks to an original design. I don't have a workshop so it...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 01:07:55 PST
Penny Engine- micro air powered engine! http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Engine-micro-air-powered-engine/
Penny Engine- micro air powered engine! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/T3WP/I6H7CXVQ/FFUT3WPI6H7CXVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/T3WP/I6H7CXVQ/FFUT3WPI6H7CXVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/T3WP/I6H7CXVQ/FFUT3WPI6H7CXVQ.SMALL.jpg dorkpunch So I've been playing with Hot Wheels lately, and this developed as kind of a side project to something else I was working on. I've built a couple of other engines based on other designs I've found here on instructables but this one for me takes the cake! Originally I didn't intend for it to actual...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 19:15:45 PST
Use 123D Catch To Translate a Form http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-123D-Catch-To-Translate-a-Form/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 15:55:46 PST
DIY Rustic Style Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rustic-Style-Coffee-Table-with-Reclaimed-Wood/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 16:04:51 PST
A Ring from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Ring-from-Scratch/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 12:51:21 PST
Casting a Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Casting-a-Ring/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 11:25:58 PST
3D Printed Socket Wrench Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Socket-Wrench-Ring/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 20:33:16 PST
Bentwood Ring. Driftwood from the Oregon Coast and Douglas Fir. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bentwood-Ring-Driftwood-from-the-Oregon-Coast-and-/
Bentwood Ring. Driftwood from the Oregon Coast and Douglas Fir. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/GHFQ/I6EXJDGD/FX3GHFQI6EXJDGD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/GHFQ/I6EXJDGD/FX3GHFQI6EXJDGD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/GHFQ/I6EXJDGD/FX3GHFQI6EXJDGD.SMALL.jpg adenda2 This ring is entirely made form wood found in the neighborhood and at the Oregon coast in Lincoln City. Materials and Tools Needed:1. Wood. a straight stick, at least an inch wide or more.2. Block plane. any hand or finger plane will do, it just depends on how much muscle you want to put into it...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 01:57:09 PST
Easy Organic Wood Wax Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Organic-Wood-Wax-Finish/
Easy Organic Wood Wax Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/NY1L/I6EXHKM8/F6SNY1LI6EXHKM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/NY1L/I6EXHKM8/F6SNY1LI6EXHKM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/NY1L/I6EXHKM8/F6SNY1LI6EXHKM8.SMALL.jpg thetreehearts One of the absolute best parts about a woodworking project, is applying the finish to freshly sanded wood grain. This is when all of your hard work shines and comes to life as the sections of wood show their true colors and character. One of the most common food safe wood finishes include Walnut oil...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 08:31:20 PST
How to Make a Picture Frame Table Saw Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Picture-Frame-Table-Saw-Sled/
How to Make a Picture Frame Table Saw Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/K2RM/I6EXHKK1/FIAK2RMI6EXHKK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/K2RM/I6EXHKK1/FIAK2RMI6EXHKK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/K2RM/I6EXHKK1/FIAK2RMI6EXHKK1.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker This is the first video in a multi-part series on picture frame making. This video gives you an overview on how to make the ultimate picture frame sled. In order to make perfect picture frames you need two things... One, the two corner pieces must add up to 90deg and the short sides as well as the l...
By: Drunken Woodworker

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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 16:36:50 PST
Cast Crystal Coathooks http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Crystal-Coathooks/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 14:45:54 PST
Big Bowl Turning: Stacked Ring Lamination http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Bowl-Turning-Stacked-Ring-Lamination/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:52:23 PST
Kirigami Honeycombs http://www.instructables.com/id/Kirigami-Honeycombs/
Kirigami Honeycombs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/F2X6/I6EXGNAV/FMHF2X6I6EXGNAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/F2X6/I6EXGNAV/FMHF2X6I6EXGNAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/F2X6/I6EXGNAV/FMHF2X6I6EXGNAV.SMALL.jpg riclamagna Honeycombs can be found in a vast variety of structures, especially as core infill for composite sandwiches used in aerospace structures as well as your everyday kitchen door. For certain applications it is useful to have section-varying honeycombs to perfectly match your profile. Here we introduce ...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 11:37:16 PST
Wood Burning (Map of Middle Earth) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burning-Map-of-Middle-Earth/
Wood Burning (Map of Middle Earth) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/KP88/I6DYWVZ8/FULKP88I6DYWVZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/KP88/I6DYWVZ8/FULKP88I6DYWVZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/KP88/I6DYWVZ8/FULKP88I6DYWVZ8.SMALL.jpg sir_ghattas Over the past week the absolute high was 30 degrees (Fahrenheit, it's a crappy scale, I know), that being said I wasn't overly anxious to work outside in my shop. So, I decided to do a Instructable all within the comfort of my warm room, and since I had just helped a friend wood burn a picture for h...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 21:43:57 PST
DIY Tribal Art Inspired Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tribal-Art-Inspired-Lamp/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 06:27:52 PST
Kitchen Storage Cabinet Makeover!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Storage-Cabinet-Makeover/
Kitchen Storage Cabinet Makeover!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/9DY7/I6DI0A9G/F239DY7I6DI0A9G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/9DY7/I6DI0A9G/F239DY7I6DI0A9G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/9DY7/I6DI0A9G/F239DY7I6DI0A9G.SMALL.jpg Vikalpah We have a very old Storage sliding door storage cabinet in our kitchen for storing odd sized utensils that does not fit in our regular cabinet. It looked so boring and so I decided to give it a makeover .So, If you also have a old cabinet craving for some makeover ,come join me to learn how to spray...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 11:13:08 PST
Stone ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Stone-ring/
Stone ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/YT8X/I6C2MKVH/FBBYT8XI6C2MKVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/YT8X/I6C2MKVH/FBBYT8XI6C2MKVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/YT8X/I6C2MKVH/FBBYT8XI6C2MKVH.SMALL.jpg jlepack Make a simple ring out of a regular rock found around your house.Tools I used to make this ring.Wet tile sawDrill pressDiamond coated core bitFlat lapidary machineYou will also need a rock. Shape your rock Start by cutting 2 flat sides on either side of your rock. They need to be flat for the nex...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 20:16:21 PST
wine box into rustic wood box http://www.instructables.com/id/wine-box-into-rustic-wood-box/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 04:43:17 PST
Making the O Bench/table http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-O-Benchtable/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:31:44 PST
Handmade ring sizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-ring-sizer/
Handmade ring sizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/XTAA/I6C2LTXY/FCEXTAAI6C2LTXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/XTAA/I6C2LTXY/FCEXTAAI6C2LTXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/XTAA/I6C2LTXY/FCEXTAAI6C2LTXY.SMALL.jpg Ulrika8 So, I have recently gotten into ring making and as I am a beginner at this, I wanted somewhat decent tools but didn't want to spend a fortune on them. I managed to get a ring mandrel online for a decent price but couldn't manage to find a decently priced ring sizer. Everything I found was between 15...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 13:18:27 PST
Wood And Penny Ring W/ Pallet Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-And-Penny-Ring-W-Pallet-Box/
Wood And Penny Ring W/ Pallet Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/GCWF/I6C2LRGV/FOJGCWFI6C2LRGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/GCWF/I6C2LRGV/FOJGCWFI6C2LRGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/GCWF/I6C2LRGV/FOJGCWFI6C2LRGV.SMALL.jpg ClenseYourPallet I love making rings. It's so rewarding to make a beautiful piece and then see the reaction you get when you give it to someone you love. When I saw the ring contest I knew I wanted to do something different than I have done before. I have been making bent wood rings for a while and I love how they t...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 13:05:56 PST
HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Concrete-Bar/
HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/PYTW/I6C2KE0X/FA8PYTWI6C2KE0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/PYTW/I6C2KE0X/FA8PYTWI6C2KE0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/PYTW/I6C2KE0X/FA8PYTWI6C2KE0X.SMALL.jpg homemademodern This outdoor bar with a concrete countertop is a sturdy piece of outdoor furniture that serves as a nice place to sit and have a drink or as a food prep island. Concrete countertop slabs are pretty easy to make, but are quite heavy, so I recommend making this project near its final destination. This...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:49:56 PST
Wrench Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrench-Ring/
Wrench Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/OE9A/I6AVOHKL/FDSOE9AI6AVOHKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/OE9A/I6AVOHKL/FDSOE9AI6AVOHKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/OE9A/I6AVOHKL/FDSOE9AI6AVOHKL.SMALL.jpg nancygribble This is my first ible and an easy one. It's just a mechanics rench wring. Hope you like it as much as me. Tools & Materials The donor wrench is a combination 1/4" Tools4" bench vise2 pairs of 6" channel locks12" channel locks2" hose clamp & 3/4" pipe(emt) The Bend I start with the wrench...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 19:59:21 PST
Cast a blade! http://www.instructables.com/id/Drop-forge-a-blade/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 02:13:08 PST
The 5 Dollar Solder Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-5-Dollar-Solder-Pot/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:45:11 PST