Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:34:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Repair a Toaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-Toaster/
Repair a Toaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/XK16/IDUQO7ZR/F8TXK16IDUQO7ZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/XK16/IDUQO7ZR/F8TXK16IDUQO7ZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/XK16/IDUQO7ZR/F8TXK16IDUQO7ZR.SMALL.jpg gpiwowar Have you paid extra to get a good quality toaster, only to have it fail after two years?We'll show you the typical steps for getting that layabout appliance back in action!This Instructable documents a common request at the monthly YuKonstruct "Repair Cafe". Tools and Project Preparation You will...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:42:11 PDT
Feature Wall from Salvaged Hardwood Flooring http://www.instructables.com/id/Feature-Wall-from-Salvaged-Hardwood-Flooring/
Feature Wall from Salvaged Hardwood Flooring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AUYL/IDUR8EWE/FJ3AUYLIDUR8EWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AUYL/IDUR8EWE/FJ3AUYLIDUR8EWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AUYL/IDUR8EWE/FJ3AUYLIDUR8EWE.SMALL.jpg gpiwowar Do you have some scrap or remnant hardwood flooring that it would be a crime to turn into firewood?Do you think hardwood floors are over rated, or unsuitable in a home with a big muddy dog?Here's a project that will use up those leftovers and turn heads when company comes for dinner. Organize your...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:57:43 PDT
Artisan Mallets For Leathercraft, Woodworking And Sculpting http://www.instructables.com/id/Artisan-Mallets-For-Leathercraft-Woodworking-And-S/
Artisan Mallets For Leathercraft, Woodworking And Sculpting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/TIRN/IDUR7T3C/FWLTIRNIDUR7T3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/TIRN/IDUR7T3C/FWLTIRNIDUR7T3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/TIRN/IDUR7T3C/FWLTIRNIDUR7T3C.SMALL.jpg antagonizer There's an old saying that goes; "a craftsman/woman is only as good as his/her tools'. For me, that's only half the equation since, in my opinion, a crafter's greatest strength is in the ability to create his/her own equipment. To see a need, then conceptualize the piece of kit that would fill that ...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:04:09 PDT
Anderson Power Pole Battery Charger Extension Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Anderson-Power-Pole-Battery-Charger-Extension-Cabl/
Anderson Power Pole Battery Charger Extension Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/OKKM/IDU2NQ5X/F5FOKKMIDU2NQ5X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/OKKM/IDU2NQ5X/F5FOKKMIDU2NQ5X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/OKKM/IDU2NQ5X/F5FOKKMIDU2NQ5X.SMALL.jpg CovMakerDad Anderson power pole connectors are used on a lot of devices that you buy, rent or make yourself. They can be expensive as I found out when I wanted to buy one. So whats the next best alternative to buying a pre-made cable, that's right, we are makers.So making your own professional cable is a lot mo...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:09:38 PDT
Fabric etching with a laser cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-etching-with-a-laser-cutter/
Fabric etching with a laser cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/PBTM/IDUQWVZO/FTRPBTMIDUQWVZO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/PBTM/IDUQWVZO/FTRPBTMIDUQWVZO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/PBTM/IDUQWVZO/FTRPBTMIDUQWVZO.SMALL.jpg licheness This project started with some photos I took on a trip to Hamilton, Ontario. On a walk through the center of town, I passed a huge bed of black eyed susan's, one of my mom's favourite flowers, in full bloom. I took a few photos at the time, and when I returned home, I wanted to find a way to transfe...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:52:16 PDT
Laser-etched Baby Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-etched-Baby-Blocks/
Laser-etched Baby Blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/375J/IDUQWY3V/FU0375JIDUQWY3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/375J/IDUQWY3V/FU0375JIDUQWY3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/375J/IDUQWY3V/FU0375JIDUQWY3V.SMALL.jpg ModMischief Are you looking for a unique baby shower gift? Something that the mom and dad will like almost as much as the baby?Make custom baby blocks to suit the parents' unique interests and geeky fandoms!These personalized baby blocks are now our go-to gift when friends announce that they're expecting.For th...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:02:50 PDT
3D Router: When a CNC machine is overkill. http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Router-When-a-CNC-machine-is-overkill/
3D Router: When a CNC machine is overkill. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/4DT9/IDUR3O86/F4J4DT9IDUR3O86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/4DT9/IDUR3O86/F4J4DT9IDUR3O86.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/4DT9/IDUR3O86/F4J4DT9IDUR3O86.SMALL.jpg Paoson Luthier The idea arose after dealing with the difficulties and loss of time in preparing for certain CNC jobs. Sometimes I spent more time preparing for the CNC than the work itself. With this manual router, you can make holes or mill very fast. A universal 43mm collet makes it very versatile and you can ch...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:52:01 PDT
Dovetailed Wall Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Dovetailed-Wall-Shelf/
Dovetailed Wall Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/5VB6/IDUR3XRO/FF95VB6IDUR3XRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/5VB6/IDUR3XRO/FF95VB6IDUR3XRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/5VB6/IDUR3XRO/FF95VB6IDUR3XRO.SMALL.jpg Donjek I built this project in a hand tool woodworking course taught by Tom Fidgen. This was the first project I built entirely with hand tools - I wanted to see what it would be like to complete a project without any machines at all. The project was small enough that I was able to complete it in just over...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:34:36 PDT
Concrete Tire Piers http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Tire-Piers/
Concrete Tire Piers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/YOYN/IDUQT4DJ/FJFYOYNIDUQT4DJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/YOYN/IDUQT4DJ/FJFYOYNIDUQT4DJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/YOYN/IDUQT4DJ/FJFYOYNIDUQT4DJ.SMALL.jpg Tsanabe Some projects require a sturdy base or anchor. It is possible to easily make concrete tire piers that are heavy and secure enough to support and anchor the project to the ground. You may need one of these for a tetherball pole, or two of these for a volleyball net or three of these for solar panels ...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:37:46 PDT
how to make a wind powered car http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-wind-powered-car/
how to make a wind powered car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/V34P/IDUQZWWO/FA0V34PIDUQZWWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/V34P/IDUQZWWO/FA0V34PIDUQZWWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/V34P/IDUQZWWO/FA0V34PIDUQZWWO.SMALL.jpg Joshbuilds A wind powered car is an interesting and fun project that captures the power of wind and uses it to propel a vehicle. Wind powered cars are a very clever idea and are different from sail cars because they can travel in any direction with respect to the wind. This project uses household materials and...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:03:46 PDT
Trapped cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Trapped-cube/
Trapped cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/6NHM/IDUQSTSR/FY36NHMIDUQSTSR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/6NHM/IDUQSTSR/FY36NHMIDUQSTSR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/6NHM/IDUQSTSR/FY36NHMIDUQSTSR.SMALL.jpg Yukon Seann I became fascinated when I saw this cube at some point in my distant past and I spent a lot of time that day wondering how to get the inner cube out. It took a little research to find the best way to make this, but the time was worth it when I watch my friends try to get the cube out. Materials an...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:34:59 PDT
Yukon bar cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Yukon-bar-cabinet/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:46:02 PDT
Check Your Check Engine Light Yourself! http://www.instructables.com/id/Check-Your-Check-Engine-Light-Yourself/
Check Your Check Engine Light Yourself! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SMALL.jpg hfb Ever had that horrible feeling when your check engine light (CEL) comes on while you're driving? I have! The thought that it will cost upwards of $100 to have the dealer or other shops diagnose your vehicle is enough to turn a good day bad.I'm a huge fan of the KISS principle. Keep It Simple Stup#%....
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 04:47:55 PDT
Samurai Stand - A simple pen holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Samurai-Stand-A-simple-pen-holder/
Samurai Stand - A simple pen holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/L2YS/IDUR2JQT/FFBL2YSIDUR2JQT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/L2YS/IDUR2JQT/FFBL2YSIDUR2JQT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/L2YS/IDUR2JQT/FFBL2YSIDUR2JQT.SMALL.jpg Erivelton In the famous phrase attributed to Voltaire, we have the assurance that "the pen is mightier than the sword." Today, this statement is even more powerful, even if fewer people keep the habit of handwriting.Em famosa frase atribuída a Voltaire, temos a afirmativa de que "a pena é mais poderosa que a...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:44:22 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Conference Table http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Conference-Table/
HomeMade Modern DIY Conference Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/ZMBD/IDUQM5QZ/F6DZMBDIDUQM5QZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/ZMBD/IDUQM5QZ/F6DZMBDIDUQM5QZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/ZMBD/IDUQM5QZ/F6DZMBDIDUQM5QZ.SMALL.jpg homemademodern I was comissioned to made this conference table for a startup called Yoshirt. I used angle irons to bind 2x6s into a sturdy solid wood tabletop, folding metal sawhorses as legs and wired 4 extension cords to the underside for charging stations. Building furniture for startups is a lot of fun. The en...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:49:46 PDT
Magnetic Knife Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Knife-Holder/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:01:00 PDT
Making the 2015 Hugo Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-2015-Hugo-Base/
Making the 2015 Hugo Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/DCG0/IDUQZDPU/F59DCG0IDUQZDPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/DCG0/IDUQZDPU/F59DCG0IDUQZDPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/DCG0/IDUQZDPU/F59DCG0IDUQZDPU.SMALL.jpg gfish I was watching the 2013 Hugo ceremony livestream when I made an offhand joke that I should have a base design in mind, just in case I was ever asked. And that would have been that, except 2 things happened: 1) Spokane won the Worldcon bid. I grew up in Spokane. I went to my first con in Spokane. I'd...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:08:52 PDT
KL250 From Forgotten to Roadworthy (Non-Technical) http://www.instructables.com/id/KL250-Boneyard-to-Roadworthy-Non-Technical/
KL250 From Forgotten to Roadworthy (Non-Technical) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/O098/IDUQZ316/FH8O098IDUQZ316.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/O098/IDUQZ316/FH8O098IDUQZ316.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/O098/IDUQZ316/FH8O098IDUQZ316.SMALL.jpg WD40Ducttape Let's begin with my initial idea behind taking on this project. I knew I wanted dual-sport motorcycle and I didn't have the money to go out and buy a brand new Suzuki DRZ or, for that matter, buy a used one. I had done a bit of looking around in the local adds for some affordable dual-sport bikes ...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:41:14 PDT
Woodworking Workbench: Sturdy, Inexpensive and Quick to Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-Workbench-Sturdy-Inexpensive-and-Quick/
Woodworking Workbench: Sturdy, Inexpensive and Quick to Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/041B/IDUQSO9Y/F36041BIDUQSO9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/041B/IDUQSO9Y/F36041BIDUQSO9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/041B/IDUQSO9Y/F36041BIDUQSO9Y.SMALL.jpg Donjek My makerspace needed a proper workbench for woodworking so I volunteered to build one. I have built a couple of benches in the past so I had an idea of what could work in a communal workshop. I knew I wanted a bench that was: 1) very useable, 2) large, 2) sturdy, 3) heavy 4) inexpensive and 5) relat...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:39:28 PDT
Hello Kitty Clock - Gift for April #3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-Kitty-Clock-Gift-for-April-3/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 18:25:33 PDT
Tool chest organization with vinyl decals http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Cafe-Tool-Chest-Organization/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 17:36:03 PDT
Glow in the Dark & Back-lit Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-Dark-Back-lit-Sign/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:34:15 PDT
Festool Hose Adaptor Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Festool-Hose-Adaptor-Box/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:52:36 PDT
Wood Turning 101 - What You Need To Know To Get Started on the Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turning-101-What-You-Need-To-Know-To-Get-Star/
Wood Turning 101 - What You Need To Know To Get Started on the Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/HY20/IDTAPL7M/FONHY20IDTAPL7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/HY20/IDTAPL7M/FONHY20IDTAPL7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/HY20/IDTAPL7M/FONHY20IDTAPL7M.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Wood turning can seem like a mystery to many woodworkers. In fact only a very small percentage of woodworkers and makers are familiar with the lathe. I recently got a small lathe, and I thought it would be interesting to go over the basics. So when I had the opportunity to ask master wood turner Car...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 20:54:31 PDT
BUILD a side table/ stool http://www.instructables.com/id/BUILD-a-side-table-stool/
BUILD a side table/ stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/UGZ0/IDU2NOF1/FPSUGZ0IDU2NOF1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/UGZ0/IDU2NOF1/FPSUGZ0IDU2NOF1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/UGZ0/IDU2NOF1/FPSUGZ0IDU2NOF1.SMALL.jpg Tom Howbridge build this side table / stool in a weekend ! Cut your wood I used the table saw and chop saw to cut the wood to size, pallet wood thickness can vary but in the third image are a few measurements that should help you build yours. Legs one board was ripped from 7cm to 3.5cm then it was glued an...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:03:34 PDT
The Littlest Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Littlest-Workbench/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 03:40:47 PDT
Simple aircraft using only 6 ice-cream wooden sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-aircraft-using-only-6-ice-cream-wooden-stic/
Simple aircraft using only 6 ice-cream wooden sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/NKU5/IDR810IA/FSNNKU5IDR810IA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/NKU5/IDR810IA/FSNNKU5IDR810IA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/NKU5/IDR810IA/FSNNKU5IDR810IA.SMALL.jpg mreza_asadii This is my first instructable and I would like start with a very simple idea.don't throw out ice-cream wooden sticks , simply wash and dry them and keep somewhere , and sure you use them to build something. Tools and measurements,then start Small sawsimple measureWood jaw or a plier and a rubber...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:39:49 PDT
Wooden Deadbolt Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Deadbolt-Lock/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:53:54 PDT
Recycled scrap metal sheep // Mark II http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-scrap-metal-sheep-Mark-II/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:38:58 PDT
Keeping Pecan Seedling Trees Alive in Dry Conditions http://www.instructables.com/id/Keeping-Pecan-Seedling-Trees-Alive-in-Dry-Conditio/
Keeping Pecan Seedling Trees Alive in Dry Conditions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/ZAT0/IDTAO91B/FDAZAT0IDTAO91B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/ZAT0/IDTAO91B/FDAZAT0IDTAO91B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/ZAT0/IDTAO91B/FDAZAT0IDTAO91B.SMALL.jpg graydog111 This information is for the homeowners living in arid states of the great plains of the USA, including, but not limited to Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, New Mexico, Nevada and Arizona. My home in Western Oklahoma, USA is usually dry, getting 15 inches annually. If trees sprout from seeds or you set out...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:47:52 PDT
The Sprayonette- A Multipurpose Tactical Pressure Washer http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Sprayonette-A-Multipurpose-Tactical-Pressure-W/
The Sprayonette- A Multipurpose Tactical Pressure Washer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/U92K/IDRLH4EL/FW2U92KIDRLH4EL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/U92K/IDRLH4EL/FW2U92KIDRLH4EL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/U92K/IDRLH4EL/FW2U92KIDRLH4EL.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens So there I was, out on the perimeter wall with a work detail. It was hot and the work was nasty- we were pressure washing the splattered remains of the undead off the wall and burning the bigger chunks. The noise of the machine must have attracted some stragglers because we soon heard that ominous, ...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:16:53 PDT
Laundry Room Cabinets. DIY. http://www.instructables.com/id/Laundry-Room-Cabinets-DIY/
Laundry Room Cabinets. DIY. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/ZPRT/IDR806O3/F5BZPRTIDR806O3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/ZPRT/IDR806O3/F5BZPRTIDR806O3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/ZPRT/IDR806O3/F5BZPRTIDR806O3.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng All too often, laundry rooms come with a single wire shelf. Get rid of it and fill the void with storage loving cabinets. It's easier than you think. These cabinets are built from wall to wall so you get to use every inch of space. I think I spent about $200.00 total (not including band-aids. See la...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:47:12 PDT
A Simple but Strong Plastic Box http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-but-Strong-Plastic-Box/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 02:44:55 PDT
Mobile DIY Photo Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-DIY-Photo-Booth/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 06:07:42 PDT
Restoring Old Paintbrushes http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-Old-Paintbrushes/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:07:23 PDT
Forging a Viking Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/Forging-a-Viking-Axe/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 18:33:58 PDT
Curved concrete hearth w/ or w/o fox on a log http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-concrete-hearth-w-or-wo-fox-on-a-log/
Curved concrete hearth w/ or w/o fox on a log - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/9LQJ/IDRP8Z8D/FVI9LQJIDRP8Z8D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/9LQJ/IDRP8Z8D/FVI9LQJIDRP8Z8D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/9LQJ/IDRP8Z8D/FVI9LQJIDRP8Z8D.SMALL.jpg sportclimbing I got asked to produce a curved concrete hearth to match up to a curved steel wall. This was my first attempt at making a curved shape and thought of a few different ideas before taking the path I chose. Being that I come from the carpentry side of things I decided to just form the curves out of w...
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 20:06:37 PDT
Group Build - Community Kitchen Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Group-Build-Community-Kitchen-Installation/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:25:50 PDT
Wooden Telescope Part 2: Tube and Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Telescope-Part-2-Tube-and-Mount/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:09:46 PDT
How to remove a stuborn nut/bolt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-a-stuborn-nutbolt/
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 12:14:00 PDT
upcycled bedside cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/upcycled-bedside-cabinets/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:22:19 PDT
DIY Cunstruction Crane Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cunstruction-Crane-Toy/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 07:37:07 PDT
Customized foot print http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Engraved-Footprint/
Customized foot print - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/8II5/IDQHOUBS/F3R8II5IDQHOUBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/8II5/IDQHOUBS/F3R8II5IDQHOUBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/8II5/IDQHOUBS/F3R8II5IDQHOUBS.SMALL.jpg dalegribble This instructable is an easy little customization if you have a lazer or dremel tool.It is also a tribute to an awesome instructable by PaigeRussell.http://www.instructables.com/id/Follow-Me-Flip-Flo...Give it a look and see what you thinkThe tools and parts are pretty simpleCrocsLaserI use a 40 wat...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 19:23:58 PDT
A Modular Desk From Steel and Cypress Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Modular-Desk-From-Steel-and-Cypress-Wood/
A Modular Desk From Steel and Cypress Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/TQGL/IDQHXSUW/FFNTQGLIDQHXSUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/TQGL/IDQHXSUW/FFNTQGLIDQHXSUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/TQGL/IDQHXSUW/FFNTQGLIDQHXSUW.SMALL.jpg cwals15 The Story Behind the Desk:Because it's my first Instructable, I'd like to give a brief explanation of who I am as a self-proclaimed "maker." I grew up working on whatever projects either of my grandfathers or dad could dream up. One grandfather, "Gramps," is meticulous, a retired orthodontist. His t...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:57:46 PDT
How to make a vertical wine rack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-vertical-wine-rack/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:01:06 PDT
How To Build a Variable Box Joint Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Variable-Box-Joint-Jig/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:52:17 PDT
Sliced Deadpool LACK Table 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliced-Deadpool-LACK-Table-20/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:22:47 PDT
Camp Chair Repair, using Instamorph http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Chair-Repair-using-Instamorph/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 16:06:34 PDT
How to make the Pandorica a lamp (From Doctor Who) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-the-Pandorica-a-lamp/
How to make the Pandorica a lamp (From Doctor Who) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/GUL6/IDQHYB83/F0FGUL6IDQHYB83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/GUL6/IDQHYB83/F0FGUL6IDQHYB83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/GUL6/IDQHYB83/F0FGUL6IDQHYB83.SMALL.jpg Nerdyme Stuff you will need:Wood (However you are going to cut it depends on how much you will need.)Acrylic (For the printer, and for the hole protectors)Black paintA do it yourself lamp kitThis is everything that you will need. Find your picture that you want to use For my project, I wanted to make a ...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 15:21:21 PDT
Wood Sandals http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Sandals/
Wood Sandals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/2O57/IDQBR255/FCZ2O57IDQBR255.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/2O57/IDQBR255/FCZ2O57IDQBR255.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/2O57/IDQBR255/FCZ2O57IDQBR255.SMALL.jpg ClenseYourPallet When I saw the foot contest I thought to myself, I wonder if I could make a pair of shoes from wood. Turns out I can. For some reason wood is my material of choice when it comes to my projects. I love the way that you can shape and mold it, the way it feels after a round of sanding, the smells and c...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 13:02:52 PDT