Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 8 Dec 2016 18:26:49 PST BLOX v1.01 Plywood Sphere Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Sphere-Table/
Plywood Sphere Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/8SDB/IWGXSLNJ/FZ78SDBIWGXSLNJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/8SDB/IWGXSLNJ/FZ78SDBIWGXSLNJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/8SDB/IWGXSLNJ/FZ78SDBIWGXSLNJ.SMALL.jpg MarcoGhelfino I was asked by my parents to make a new table for the living room for my school product design project, they specifically asked for a table which was modern, quirky, stylish and had to be made using plywood as a feature. I never thought I could use ply as a feature for a table, but after an enormous...
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 14:49:23 PST
How to Install Trim in Recessed Lighting. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Trim-in-Recessed-Lighting/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 13:43:09 PST
Save the date christmas ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-the-Date-Christmas-Ornament/
Save the date christmas ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/NFJQ/IWGX1BRK/F64NFJQIWGX1BRK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/NFJQ/IWGX1BRK/F64NFJQIWGX1BRK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/NFJQ/IWGX1BRK/F64NFJQIWGX1BRK.SMALL.jpg bigchewypretzels My fiance and I are getting married next December in Tulum, Mexico. Given that we have had a Christmas themed relationship from the start (see this Instructable on the fairy tale storybook proposal I made for her), we thought it would be neat if we made save the date ornaments AND made them using ou...
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 13:55:01 PST
Rocket Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocket-Lamp-1/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 05:30:14 PST
Hanging Cypress Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Cypress-Table/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 09:12:58 PST
Xmas Tree stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Xmas-Tree-Stand/
Xmas Tree stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/6ARF/IWE4MS78/F656ARFIWE4MS78.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/6ARF/IWE4MS78/F656ARFIWE4MS78.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/6ARF/IWE4MS78/F656ARFIWE4MS78.SMALL.jpg buck2217 Last year I bought an 8 foot Christmas tree, and the stand wasn't "man enough" to hold it upright, meaning that I ended up having to tie it to the banister. So I thought I would make something a bit heavier and more robust.Now obviously, having the whole year to do this I left doing anything until t...
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 20:32:27 PST
Repair a Broken Singer 57825C Handwheel Clutch Plate. http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-Broken-Singer-57825C-Handwheel-Clutch-Pla/
Repair a Broken Singer 57825C Handwheel Clutch Plate. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/CUUA/IWE4O9HF/FM1CUUAIWE4O9HF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/CUUA/IWE4O9HF/FM1CUUAIWE4O9HF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/CUUA/IWE4O9HF/FM1CUUAIWE4O9HF.SMALL.jpg hobby king A common failure occurs when a Singer sewing machine breaks behind the handwheel disengaging clutch. Often a "W" shaped spring falls out when this happens and the motor and Handwheel spin but the machine doesn't function. Remove the top cover. Remove three screws from the machine top and disassem...
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 22:19:29 PST
2x4 Work Bench With Nested Rolling Assembly Table http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Work-Bench-With-Nested-Rolling-Assembly-Table/
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 21:31:49 PST
Bathroom Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Bathroom-Bench/
Bathroom Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/XKE8/IWE4K2UX/FIUXKE8IWE4K2UX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/XKE8/IWE4K2UX/FIUXKE8IWE4K2UX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/XKE8/IWE4K2UX/FIUXKE8IWE4K2UX.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon Hello allSooooooooo ,this project got to my mind when i saw the wood bench at my fathers bathroom.So so convenient that i had to design and build one of my own.You know when you use your bathroom, you want to take your time, sit a bit, scrub your body slowly, and in general terms just relax.Well whi...
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 11:00:10 PST
DIY Center Finder Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Center-Finder-Tool/
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 07:22:06 PST
Wood Beam Fireplace Mantel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Beam-Fireplace-Mantle/
Wood Beam Fireplace Mantel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/FTRI/IWE4HHMQ/FCLFTRIIWE4HHMQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/FTRI/IWE4HHMQ/FCLFTRIIWE4HHMQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/FTRI/IWE4HHMQ/FCLFTRIIWE4HHMQ.SMALL.jpg MicahS23 Build your own wood beam mantel for just $35 of lumber. If you have some wood stains lying around that may be all you spend!Materials 2x common wood boards - 1"x10"x6' (or however long you need it) 1x common wood board - 1"x8"x8' (the extra 2' length is for the sides) wood conditioner (or a damp...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 21:05:29 PST
How to Take Apart a Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Take-Apart-a-Pallet/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 20:38:33 PST
Primitive Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Candle-Holder/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 15:00:58 PST
Small Doll Rocking Cot http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Doll-Rocking-Cot/
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 05:25:50 PST
Scratch-Free Press Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-Free-Press-Tool/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 19:17:57 PST
Concrete Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Coffee-Table/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:46:37 PST
Wood Ring - Quick & Easy (With limited tools! NO drill press, lathe, bandsaw, or router needed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Ring-Quick-Easy-With-Limited-Tools-NO-Drill-P/
Wood Ring - Quick & Easy (With limited tools! NO drill press, lathe, bandsaw, or router needed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SMALL.jpg NelsonTreehouse Looking for a quick and easy handmade gift for the holidays?! Impress friends and family with simple yet stunning wooden rings. There are hundreds of different tutorials on wooden rings, but we're going to show you how to make them with limited tools that you likely already have around your home. Th...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:17:54 PST
Fairytale storybook marriage proposal with puzzles http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairytale-Story-Proposal-With-Puzzles/
Fairytale storybook marriage proposal with puzzles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/9EHT/IWCF9FSR/FXU9EHTIWCF9FSR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/9EHT/IWCF9FSR/FXU9EHTIWCF9FSR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/9EHT/IWCF9FSR/FXU9EHTIWCF9FSR.SMALL.jpg bigchewypretzels I proposed to my girlfriend Shirin on the eve of her birthday this year. She liked it and so did her friends so thought I'd share it here on Instructables. Above, you should see some exterior views of the book plus a video describing how the book works. Background Growing up, Shirin loved to mak...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 09:41:38 PST
Heirloom Quality Quartersawn White Oak Limbert Table #240 w/ Authentic Ammonia Fumed Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Quality-Quartersawn-White-Oak-Limbert-Tab/
Heirloom Quality Quartersawn White Oak Limbert Table #240 w/ Authentic Ammonia Fumed Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/QGMX/IWCFEH5O/F8QQGMXIWCFEH5O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/QGMX/IWCFEH5O/F8QQGMXIWCFEH5O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/QGMX/IWCFEH5O/F8QQGMXIWCFEH5O.SMALL.jpg Midnight-Maker You can't spell Instructable without "table"...I chose this project for several reasons. First, I really love Limbert tables. Second, I really needed to take my woodworking up to the next level - heirloom quality furniture. I also really wanted to explore the mythic ammonia fumed finish of authe...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 09:05:12 PST
The Little Nursery Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Little-Nursery-Bookshelf/
The Little Nursery Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/YVE7/IWCFCYC7/FZRYVE7IWCFCYC7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/YVE7/IWCFCYC7/FZRYVE7IWCFCYC7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/YVE7/IWCFCYC7/FZRYVE7IWCFCYC7.SMALL.jpg Adam Gabbert When you have a new baby, the life changes are innumerable. Along with those innumerable life changes, comes a slew of stuff you need in order to take care of the new addition. With that in mind, my wife and I needed a place to keep all of that stuff organized and at her disposal when she was in the...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 08:55:42 PST
How to String a Guitar (Quick Metod) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-String-a-Guitar-Quick-Metod/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 20:49:12 PST
Wooden Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Wall-Clock/
Wooden Wall Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/343K/IWCFFPID/FAA343KIWCFFPID.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/343K/IWCFFPID/FAA343KIWCFFPID.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/343K/IWCFFPID/FAA343KIWCFFPID.SMALL.jpg raajs3s Here is my First Wall Clock made in wood !Please do tell how it is and suggestions to make it better. Assorted wood blocks Got some Assorted wood blocks from the Carpenter for 10 bucks ( that's actually cheap)1. Organised according to shapes.2. Arranged them into square and marked them with numb...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 04:28:07 PST
Mirror Shine Ninja Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Mirror-Shine-Ninja-Blade/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 20:47:01 PST
Rustic Pallet Wood Trunk With Hidden Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Pallet-Wood-Trunk/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 16:45:09 PST
DIY Christmas Ornament Using Melamine Edge Banding http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Christmas-Ornament-Using-Edge-Banding/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 03:57:57 PST
X-men Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/X-men-Arcade-Machine/
X-men Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/HNZZ/IWCFCKGU/F9IHNZZIWCFCKGU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/HNZZ/IWCFCKGU/F9IHNZZIWCFCKGU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/HNZZ/IWCFCKGU/F9IHNZZIWCFCKGU.SMALL.jpg jkratman I built this "X-men" arcade machine with my daughter over the course of about two years (it shouldn't have taken that long).It was a really fun project and we are extremely happy with the way it came out.A few things about this instructable:1) I'll be more precise with instructions for the actual bu...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 13:19:07 PST
Casting Aluminum. a Saucer http://www.instructables.com/id/Casting-Aluminum-a-Saucer/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 12:27:26 PST
Easy Metal Foundry http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Metal-Foundry/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 11:25:36 PST
Make a Spokeshave http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Spokeshave/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 10:32:08 PST
Permanent 12V Supply for Car Accessory http://www.instructables.com/id/Permanent-12V-Supply-for-Car-Accessory/
Permanent 12V Supply for Car Accessory - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/2Q05/IW6PQMEY/FEW2Q05IW6PQMEY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/2Q05/IW6PQMEY/FEW2Q05IW6PQMEY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/2Q05/IW6PQMEY/FEW2Q05IW6PQMEY.SMALL.jpg smurray2 This instructable will show you how to create a switched, permanent 12V power supply for your accessories.My vehicle has several 12V accessory power outlets, but they power off when I turn off the ignition. I recently bought a small 220V inverter so I could charge my laptop and phone. I was frustrat...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 05:14:57 PST
3 Ways to Make a Superman Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-to-Make-a-Superman-Clock/
3 Ways to Make a Superman Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/VXG5/IW6PTWM7/FVBVXG5IW6PTWM7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/VXG5/IW6PTWM7/FVBVXG5IW6PTWM7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/VXG5/IW6PTWM7/FVBVXG5IW6PTWM7.SMALL.jpg danthemakerman In this write up I show how to make a Superman logo clock using three different ways. One method is a very easy and the others are slightly harder. These are going to be Christmas presents and figured I would take the opportunity to show different methods to getting similar results using different...
By: danthemakerman

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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 06:54:29 PST
Rustic Sofa Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Sofa-Table/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 21:13:56 PST
Basics of Hydroponics System - Floating Root Technique http://www.instructables.com/id/Basics-of-Hydroponics-System-Floating-Root-Techniq/
Basics of Hydroponics System - Floating Root Technique - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/NH1F/IW6PSOAX/F5ANH1FIW6PSOAX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/NH1F/IW6PSOAX/F5ANH1FIW6PSOAX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/NH1F/IW6PSOAX/F5ANH1FIW6PSOAX.SMALL.jpg German_MX Hi, thank you for your interest. This is my second Instructable and was made for three reasons.The first is explain whats hydroponics. The second to define that there are different Hydroponics techniques. And the third, its to explain how to make a simple floating root system.A simple description of...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 22:31:50 PST
Viola & Violin Rack for Middle School Orchestra http://www.instructables.com/id/Viola-Violin-Rack-for-Middle-School-Orchestra/
Viola & Violin Rack for Middle School Orchestra - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/EFIT/IW6PRJWA/FU0EFITIW6PRJWA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/EFIT/IW6PRJWA/FU0EFITIW6PRJWA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/EFIT/IW6PRJWA/FU0EFITIW6PRJWA.SMALL.jpg brandonwitt After my daughter volunteered me for a project to build her orchestra class a rack, I figured why not. The school needed one it appears to help store, transport and protect students and county owned instruments. Like all Music & Arts programs, funding is normally tight so each purchase is like rob...
By: brandonwitt

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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 17:23:23 PST
How to Make / DIY Dolphin Puzzles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-DIY-Dolphin-Puzzles/
How to Make / DIY Dolphin Puzzles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/Z23O/IW6PSUUZ/F2FZ23OIW6PSUUZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/Z23O/IW6PSUUZ/F2FZ23OIW6PSUUZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/Z23O/IW6PSUUZ/F2FZ23OIW6PSUUZ.SMALL.jpg BCDesign Do you know when you get to see something so AMAZING you just have to share?!?! Well, that's what brought me here this time. I got this awesome chance to see, and to record video of dolphins in their natural habitat during a trip recently. My kids loved the videos - My 4 year old called it The Dolph...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 01:11:59 PST
MK: DIY Aluminum YouTube Play Button #100SUBS http://www.instructables.com/id/MK-DIY-Aluminum-YouTube-Play-Button-100SUBS/
MK: DIY Aluminum YouTube Play Button #100SUBS - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/HMSP/IW6PN6TR/F3THMSPIW6PN6TR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/HMSP/IW6PN6TR/F3THMSPIW6PN6TR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/HMSP/IW6PN6TR/F3THMSPIW6PN6TR.SMALL.jpg MK DIY As a thank you to people who subscribed to my channel on Youtube, I decided to make this reward.Tools: cnc engraver/router, file, sandpapers, tablesaw, miter saw, band saw.Materials: aluminum plate, plywod, two nuts and bolts, MDF board, plexiglass, black matte spray paint, some glue that WORKS. F...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 05:41:22 PST
Table Saw Splitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Splitter/
Table Saw Splitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/0JZ5/IW6POB1Y/FVY0JZ5IW6POB1Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/0JZ5/IW6POB1Y/FVY0JZ5IW6POB1Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/0JZ5/IW6POB1Y/FVY0JZ5IW6POB1Y.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Make a splitter for your table saw if it does not have one or you are dissatisfied with your current unit. This is an essential safety mechanism. My saw came without one and I soon learned the hard way, (wood shooting like a bullet across the room) of its necessity. A riving knife serves the same pu...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 09:45:44 PST
Table Saw Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Insert/
Table Saw Insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/DBAM/IW6POF5G/F7WDBAMIW6POF5G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/DBAM/IW6POF5G/F7WDBAMIW6POF5G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/DBAM/IW6POF5G/F7WDBAMIW6POF5G.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Make a zero clearance table saw insert that is both accurate and cheap. Stock Start with a flat piece of hardwood. I chose maple. Width Cut the stock to the exact width of the insert opening. Compass Use a compass to find the arc of the insert opening and trace it onto the wood. Sand ...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 10:03:24 PST
World's Most Expensive Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Most-Expensive-Shelves/
World's Most Expensive Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/818H/IW6POFE5/FCP818HIW6POFE5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/818H/IW6POFE5/FCP818HIW6POFE5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/818H/IW6POFE5/FCP818HIW6POFE5.SMALL.jpg jdmorse About eight years ago I had to move my shop from where it had been for about 35 years. There had been a fire in the building and we had to relocate in order for the remediation work to be completed. Fortunately, a space had opened up across the alley, 150 feet west!During the process of dismantling ...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 10:05:05 PST
Workshop Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Hovercraft/
Workshop Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/145Q/IW6PONCQ/FZW145QIW6PONCQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/145Q/IW6PONCQ/FZW145QIW6PONCQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/145Q/IW6PONCQ/FZW145QIW6PONCQ.SMALL.jpg DW-CW The idea behind this craft is to more easily move heavy objects, like machinery, across a workshop floor with ease. It is especially useful in a small workshop and need to move machinery frequently when you're by yourself, and don't have anyone to help you move them. You can make one platform for ea...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 03:31:46 PST
Mahogany Cage Edison Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mahogany-Cage-Edison-Lamp/
Mahogany Cage Edison Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/3H1U/IW6PR4UL/FKK3H1UIW6PR4UL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/3H1U/IW6PR4UL/FKK3H1UIW6PR4UL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/3H1U/IW6PR4UL/FKK3H1UIW6PR4UL.SMALL.jpg brandonwitt Using some rather expensive scrap wood, for about a total cost of $18 and about an hour of labor I was able to make the pictured lamp. The following directions will be fairly general as this is truly a make it up as you go along project that can be made out of almost anything.So far, I have made ab...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 14:07:38 PST
DIY Tire Chains http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tire-Chains/
DIY Tire Chains - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/R6GL/IW6PR6RT/F4VR6GLIW6PR6RT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/R6GL/IW6PR6RT/F4VR6GLIW6PR6RT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/R6GL/IW6PR6RT/F4VR6GLIW6PR6RT.SMALL.jpg tschoenwald I needed some tire chains for my 33x12.5 tires. These instructions can be used to make chains for other sizes as well. Supplies 1.Buckets of 1/4 chains (We used 3 buckets from harbor freight, 35 ft long)2.5/16" quick links3.Tire off vehicle or a spare of the same size4.Measuring tape5.3/16" qui...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 22:01:28 PST
Kitchen island/Bar top http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-IslandBar-Top/
Kitchen island/Bar top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/VOYC/IW6PP5DQ/FVLVOYCIW6PP5DQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/VOYC/IW6PP5DQ/FVLVOYCIW6PP5DQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/VOYC/IW6PP5DQ/FVLVOYCIW6PP5DQ.SMALL.jpg Jigsaw1970 I found this old door in the trash and decided to take it home and make something with it, after a few days of brain storming i decided to build a table. Well as soon as i got the legs on it my wife says to me i wish it was taller we could use it as a kitchen island/ bartop, so off come the legs for...
By: Jigsaw1970

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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 16:08:43 PST
Fitness Landmine http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitness-Landmine/
Fitness Landmine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/8T5T/IW6PRAAZ/FL28T5TIW6PRAAZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/8T5T/IW6PRAAZ/FL28T5TIW6PRAAZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/8T5T/IW6PRAAZ/FL28T5TIW6PRAAZ.SMALL.jpg dean1973 I missed the Black Friday sale for a landmine to add to my gym. I built this one instead. I had seen a similiar one on the internet (uploaded to Pinterest by Kellie Lynch) and found the simplicity of construction to be appealing, not to mention, the low cost. Material At the local Peavey M...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 15:28:51 PST
Drill Press: Quill Play Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Quill-Play-Fix/
Drill Press: Quill Play Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/XMGN/IW6PQ9NQ/F1DXMGNIW6PQ9NQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/XMGN/IW6PQ9NQ/F1DXMGNIW6PQ9NQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/XMGN/IW6PQ9NQ/F1DXMGNIW6PQ9NQ.SMALL.jpg mecanicafina Do you experience problems drilling accurately, even when you have nicely center punched the correct location for a hole? My drill press was letting the bit dance around a bit (quite a bit) when starting a hole, so the hole frequently ended up just off the position where it needed to be. While you m...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 07:53:46 PST
Zen Garden CNC End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Zen-Garden-CNC-End-Table/
Zen Garden CNC End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/WLAQ/IW6PPV1I/FQAWLAQIW6PPV1I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/WLAQ/IW6PPV1I/FQAWLAQIW6PPV1I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/WLAQ/IW6PPV1I/FQAWLAQIW6PPV1I.SMALL.jpg MakrToolbox I am a Makr, I sit at night in front of the tv with my family with a moleskin, or another one of my project notepads and sketch ideas. Many of my conversations are of the "wouldn't it be cool if _______" variety. Many of my ideas never leave my project pages. This one did. I think it is awesome. It...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 00:34:25 PST
The Impossible Wooden Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Impossible-Wooden-Knot/
The Impossible Wooden Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/ZQLF/IW6POFA8/FKAZQLFIW6POFA8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/ZQLF/IW6POFA8/FKAZQLFIW6POFA8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/ZQLF/IW6POFA8/FKAZQLFIW6POFA8.SMALL.jpg StephanP1 There exist many of wooden knot puzzle, but this is the only one, I know, made of 6 equal pieces.It seems impossible, to put all these pieces together, but if you know the trick it is easy. I made these puzzle out of scrap wood and the wood I used was Swiss Pine.If you like it please, vote for it i...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 17:21:15 PST
Spark plug fighter plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-Plug-Fighter-Plane/
Spark plug fighter plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/R1HT/IW6PPGF8/FH6R1HTIW6PPGF8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/R1HT/IW6PPGF8/FH6R1HTIW6PPGF8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/R1HT/IW6PPGF8/FH6R1HTIW6PPGF8.SMALL.jpg Budgiecake Well this is my first entry, so please grab your popcorn, get your cat and a drink we'll get this circus rolling!Im building this for my cousin whom is a soon to be officer in the Royal air force, so its a parting gift for him. If you have a welder, metal and a spark plug under your bed you could re...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 19:50:43 PST
Make and Install Your Own Cabinet Levelers http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-and-Install-Your-Own-Cabinet-Levelers/
Make and Install Your Own Cabinet Levelers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/56RJ/IW6PM0OJ/FGS56RJIW6PM0OJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/56RJ/IW6PM0OJ/FGS56RJIW6PM0OJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/56RJ/IW6PM0OJ/FGS56RJIW6PM0OJ.SMALL.jpg Moy perez woodshop If You have ever installed a cabinet you have probably used wood shims or cabinet levelers. The practice of using Cabinet levelers is not a new one; In fact it has been around for a while. It is definitely an easier way of leveling a cabinet than using wood shims. After installing a cabinet leve...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 11:39:41 PST
Pet bed from pallet - VIDEO http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Bed-From-Pallet-VIDEO/
Pet bed from pallet - VIDEO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/OZGQ/IW6PM107/FJNOZGQIW6PM107.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/OZGQ/IW6PM107/FJNOZGQIW6PM107.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/OZGQ/IW6PM107/FJNOZGQIW6PM107.SMALL.jpg PaintyCloud Your little dog can be relaxing in style with this cute handmade reclaimed pallet dog bed. CHECK our tutorial video and let's do it for your pet and she/he will be sooo thankful for it. :)what you need:1 palletjigsaw and reciprocating sawsander with 100 grit paperhammer and nailsstainsafety tools (g...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 11:45:12 PST