Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 19 Feb 2017 03:42:22 PST BLOX v1.01 Rustic Tennessee Floating Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Tennessee-Floating-Shelf/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:23:06 PST
Replace a Worn Out Bathroom Ceiling Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-a-Worn-Out-Bathroom-Ceiling-Fan/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:50:24 PST
Real Metal Looking Sword Out of Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Metal-Looking-Sword-Out-of-Pallet-Wood/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:03:32 PST
Get the Drift: Tuning the bandsaw for ripping wood with a fence. http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-the-Drift-Tuning-the-Bandsaw-for-Ripping-Wood-/
Get the Drift: Tuning the bandsaw for ripping wood with a fence. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/JFUV/IZ6C8D3W/F2SJFUVIZ6C8D3W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/JFUV/IZ6C8D3W/F2SJFUVIZ6C8D3W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/JFUV/IZ6C8D3W/F2SJFUVIZ6C8D3W.SMALL.jpg Christopher Loomis It is common for woodworkers to think of the table saw as the "heart of the shop". I believe that when when tuned and used properly, the bandsaw is an accurate, efficient and safe machine for freehand cuts as well as ripping with a fence. My machine is a restored 1950's era Yates b30. All woodwor...
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:00:54 PST
Math Snake Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Math-Snake-Puzzle/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 20:55:33 PST
DIY - Wood Nail Station http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Nail-Station/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 20:12:26 PST
Easy Smartphone Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Smartphone-Projector/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 20:00:59 PST
Make a Full Size Wooden Mask From a Flat Board Using a Bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Full-Size-Wooden-Mask-From-a-Flat-Board-Usi/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 09:05:03 PST
Forged Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Forged-Heart/
Forged Heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/QN2O/IZ6C6B2R/FGQQN2OIZ6C6B2R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/QN2O/IZ6C6B2R/FGQQN2OIZ6C6B2R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/QN2O/IZ6C6B2R/FGQQN2OIZ6C6B2R.SMALL.jpg ZiggyBaggins Do you have a special valentine this year? You don't need to have a special valentine to make this heart, it's a great gift for any occasion. I gave two of these hearts to my aunt and uncle as a wedding anniversary present. It is pretty easy to make, as long as you know basic blacksmithing technique...
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 05:57:24 PST
How to Get Your Vehicle Unstuck in the Snow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Your-Vehicle-Unstuck-in-the-Snow/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 11:03:13 PST
Easy Made Bar Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Made-Bar-Clamp/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:23:28 PST
How to French Polish http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-French-Polish-1/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:15:32 PST
DIY Crosswalk Boom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Crosswalk-Boom-Box/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:05:36 PST
DIY Tripod for Smartphone (iPhone SE) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tripod-for-Smartphone-iPhone-SE/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:03:22 PST
The $10 Dollar Blanket Ladder Build http://www.instructables.com/id/The-10-Dollar-Blanket-Ladder-Build/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 07:55:54 PST
Wood Turner From Junk Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turner-From-Junk-Parts/
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Wed, 16 Jun 2010 10:14:15 PDT
Butterfly Icepick (awl) http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-Icepick/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:49:53 PST
Hologram Display - Part 1 (Build - on going) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hologram-Display-Part-1-Build-on-Going/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 21:24:05 PST
How to Build a High Speed Centrifuge http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-High-Speed-Centrafuge/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:22:46 PST
Ratchet strap winder tool for drills http://www.instructables.com/id/Ratchet-Strap-Winder-Tool-for-Drills/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:18:14 PST
DIY Metal Bending Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Metal-Bending-Tool/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:50:28 PST
How to Make a Wooden Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Clock-1/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 04:11:07 PST
DIY Carbon Fiber Cellphone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Carbon-Fiber-Cellphone-Case/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:25:54 PST
Pallet Wood Nightstand (with Minimal Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Nightstand-with-Minimal-Tools/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:52:25 PST
Plywood Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Laptop-Stand-1/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:53:57 PST
2x12 End Table with HDPE Knob http://www.instructables.com/id/2x12-End-Table-With-HDPE-Knob/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 06:43:57 PST
Dice Box/Vault http://www.instructables.com/id/Dice-BoxVault/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:06:48 PST
Freaky Gargoyle Chair Built From All-reclaimed Wood and Leather http://www.instructables.com/id/Freaky-Gargoyle-Chair-Built-From-All-reclaimed-Woo/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 01:48:32 PST
6 Workshop Machine Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Workshop-Machine-Tips/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:28:11 PST
Turning a Natural Edged Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Natural-Edged-Bowl/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:19:19 PST
Fishing Lure Treble Hook Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Lure-Treble-Hook-Holder/
Fishing Lure Treble Hook Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/3FAI/IZ6BYU05/F3E3FAIIZ6BYU05.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/3FAI/IZ6BYU05/F3E3FAIIZ6BYU05.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/3FAI/IZ6BYU05/F3E3FAIIZ6BYU05.SMALL.jpg zedonetx Today I will try to show how to organize your fishing lures with treble hooks without using boxes or cases in order to keep them all in one place safely.The idea actually is a simple one. But, the requirements are leading us to think "how we will do" stuff. Firstly, I was thinking how to keep ALL o...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:36:35 PST
3D Puzzle Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-3D-Puzzle-Stool/
3D Puzzle Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/3IDU/IZ6BXL4O/F1R3IDUIZ6BXL4O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/3IDU/IZ6BXL4O/F1R3IDUIZ6BXL4O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/3IDU/IZ6BXL4O/F1R3IDUIZ6BXL4O.SMALL.jpg acerruto In this Instructable, we will create a self-supporting stool that requires no screws, nails, or other joiner pieces to be assembled. This stool is built as a three-dimensional puzzle. Prep Calculations and Material Gathering As a method to visualize the complex cuts of the stool’s legs and seat, ...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:22:49 PST
Stencil Easel http://www.instructables.com/id/Stencil-Easel/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 04:16:20 PST
Periodic Table Display for Element Samples http://www.instructables.com/id/Periodic-Table-Display-for-Element-Samples/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:56:42 PST
Wood TV Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-TV-Remote/
Wood TV Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/1EUM/IZ6BW6XH/F411EUMIZ6BW6XH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/1EUM/IZ6BW6XH/F411EUMIZ6BW6XH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/1EUM/IZ6BW6XH/F411EUMIZ6BW6XH.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker This is one of my favorite projects yet! I flip a boring plastic TV remote into a two-toned wooden beef stick. And what did I use for a battery cover? Another remote of course! It's two remotes in one held together with magnets! Photograph or Scan If you have a flatbed scanner that's the preferr...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:07:04 PST
Walking Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Walking-Blocks/
Walking Blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/RMNF/IZ6BRSSS/FRNRMNFIZ6BRSSS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/RMNF/IZ6BRSSS/FRNRMNFIZ6BRSSS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/RMNF/IZ6BRSSS/FRNRMNFIZ6BRSSS.SMALL.jpg dave.vaness.79 I volunteer at a local day care where I teach woodworking to four year olds. Yesterday's project went so well that I have to share it here. It is a form of stilts called "walking blocks". They simply are blocks of wood with rope attached. The child step on the blocks and holds them to their shoes...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:11:56 PST
HELL'S BELL http://www.instructables.com/id/HELLS-BELL/
HELL'S BELL - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/XF0B/IZ6BVLKO/FVQXF0BIZ6BVLKO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/XF0B/IZ6BVLKO/FVQXF0BIZ6BVLKO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/XF0B/IZ6BVLKO/FVQXF0BIZ6BVLKO.SMALL.jpg KYLIEWHITE I made a bell/wind chime that chimes the A-note (like the beginning of the ACDC song "Hell's Bells"). It hangs on the wall and when the wind blows it bangs the clapper, the hanging cylindrical piece of steel, into the bell, which is the hanging slab of steel. It took some finessing but it worked ou...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:32:40 PST
Patching Worn Soles http://www.instructables.com/id/Patching-Worn-Soles/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:17:22 PST
How to Learn Small Sculptural Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Learn-Small-Sculptural-Carving/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 07:33:41 PST
DeWalt Themed Mobility Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/DeWalt-Themed-Mobility-Scooter/
DeWalt Themed Mobility Scooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/86SU/IZ6BOXT6/FFQ86SUIZ6BOXT6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/86SU/IZ6BOXT6/FFQ86SUIZ6BOXT6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/86SU/IZ6BOXT6/FFQ86SUIZ6BOXT6.SMALL.jpg mfwoodshop While at the woodworking show in Indianapolis. My wife and I seen several mobility scooter at the venue. While holding all the stuff I bought and trying to find somewhere to sit to eat, one of these carts com rolling through with his products and a his food. I thought to myself that would be perfect...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 18:53:56 PST
Simple Crosscut Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Crosscut-Sled-1/
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 19:19:03 PST
Make Power Tool Trigger in 5 min http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Trigger-in-5-Min/
Make Power Tool Trigger in 5 min - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0M0F/IZ6BNA3S/FXF0M0FIZ6BNA3S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0M0F/IZ6BNA3S/FXF0M0FIZ6BNA3S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0M0F/IZ6BNA3S/FXF0M0FIZ6BNA3S.SMALL.jpg sanyam jain Need to keep your power tool triggered for long(for the various diy projects like belt sander cutter) you need to make this Gather you materials All you gonna need is : a long bolt with 3 nuts(preferred between 7 mm~10 mm)and 100 mm length drill bit of same size a piece of wood(5~7 mm) Velcro(30...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:35:37 PST
Add Curb Appeal to a Winding Staircase with Glass! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Increase-the-Curb-Appeal-of-a-Winding-Stair/
Add Curb Appeal to a Winding Staircase with Glass! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/Q0BV/IZ6BU5PL/F7LQ0BVIZ6BU5PL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/Q0BV/IZ6BU5PL/F7LQ0BVIZ6BU5PL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/Q0BV/IZ6BU5PL/F7LQ0BVIZ6BU5PL.SMALL.jpg Birdz of a Feather In Canada, it's winter for far too long and I wanted to find a way to enjoy my pond no matter what the season - so I made one in glass and installed it in the corner of our winding staircase! Before and After Transformation of the Stairs The mosaic artwork was only a small part of the transformat...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 04:47:34 PST
"Brick and Mortar" Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Brick-and-Mortar-Cutting-Board/
"Brick and Mortar" Cutting Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/0721/IZ6BIADA/FTS0721IZ6BIADA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/0721/IZ6BIADA/FTS0721IZ6BIADA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/0721/IZ6BIADA/FTS0721IZ6BIADA.SMALL.jpg adamf135 I made this cutting board out of a slab of Makore (African Cherry) and some Ash. The cutting board measures approximately 17" x 12" x 1 1/4" thick. Total time I spent making this cutting board was around 5 hours. And the total cost was around 25 dollars. Tools I used while making this:Table SawMiter...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 05:23:07 PST
HANGING IRON http://www.instructables.com/id/HANGING-IRON/
HANGING IRON - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/DTC8/IZ6BOIO6/FHZDTC8IZ6BOIO6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/DTC8/IZ6BOIO6/FHZDTC8IZ6BOIO6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/DTC8/IZ6BOIO6/FHZDTC8IZ6BOIO6.SMALL.jpg KYLIEWHITE Sculpture called "Hanging Iron", 2016 I-beam, wire rope-sling, engine craneHere is a link to the press release for the exhibit: http://www.autobodybellport.com/833/ GET THE I-BEAM I found this in an abandoned lot. My friend took a cart from Home Depot but as soon as we put this thing on it, the w...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 04:16:33 PST
FEELINGS ON STANDING http://www.instructables.com/id/FEELINGS-ON-STANDING/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 04:16:17 PST
Making a Turned-Off-Center Door Stop http://www.instructables.com/id/Turned-Off-Center-Door-Stop/
Making a Turned-Off-Center Door Stop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/5VL2/IZ6BIB5S/F3W5VL2IZ6BIB5S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/5VL2/IZ6BIB5S/F3W5VL2IZ6BIB5S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/5VL2/IZ6BIB5S/F3W5VL2IZ6BIB5S.SMALL.jpg KellyCraig For whatever reason, I decided to create a door stop. Perhaps it’s a result of a subconscious longing for spring, when we can prop our doors open without getting snow in the house, or suffering flies that come with summer. Compound this with that I, like many, often find myself searching for n...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:56:00 PST
Drilling Holes in Glass Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Drilling-Holes-in-Glass-Bottles/
Drilling Holes in Glass Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/685Z/IZ6BHHQM/FHE685ZIZ6BHHQM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/685Z/IZ6BHHQM/FHE685ZIZ6BHHQM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/685Z/IZ6BHHQM/FHE685ZIZ6BHHQM.SMALL.jpg TheWaterDog In this Instructable I will show how I drilled holes in GLASS BOTTLES for a couple of my past Instructables. Instead of trashing your glass turn it into something beautiful or practical. A bottle out of the Trash can be your next Treasure. But, first we need to be able to drill holes in glass.I wil...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:55:30 PST
Light mask for a lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Mask-for-a-Lamp/
Light mask for a lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/IYGT/IZ6BHR6Y/F4PIYGTIZ6BHR6Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/IYGT/IZ6BHR6Y/F4PIYGTIZ6BHR6Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/IYGT/IZ6BHR6Y/F4PIYGTIZ6BHR6Y.SMALL.jpg fdea The problem This instructable was made because a beautiful lamp can become annoying when you try to read a book with your child on the bed before going to sleep. In that position we faced the lamp and it was hard to read and enjoy how well he is improving his reading skills. Changing the lamp was my...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:53:00 PST
Two Easy Finishes for Wood: Milk Paint & Acrylic+Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Easy-Finishes-for-Wood-Milk-Paint-AcrylicOil/
Two Easy Finishes for Wood: Milk Paint & Acrylic+Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/A4F2/IZ6BHNZI/FVLA4F2IZ6BHNZI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/A4F2/IZ6BHNZI/FVLA4F2IZ6BHNZI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/A4F2/IZ6BHNZI/FVLA4F2IZ6BHNZI.SMALL.jpg woodshopcowboy Here's my go-to paint finishes in the workshop. All paints consist of three main ingredients: the binder, the solvent and the pigment. The solvent suspends the binder and pigment in liquid form, and then evaporates when applied. The evaporation leaves behind the binder and pigment to form a film. ...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:28:22 PST