Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:03:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 Speaker to Desktop Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Speaker-to-Desktop-Lamp/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:33:19 PDT
making a fiberglass air scoop http://www.instructables.com/id/making-a-fiberglass-air-scoop/
making a fiberglass air scoop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz it all started when I noticed my buggy engine would run a little hot on the highway so I came up with an idea to make a scoop to help force cool air into the cooling shroud. the only reason could come up with as to why it only happened when I was driving was because it was being blocked, kind of li...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:36:39 PDT
paper roll picture http://www.instructables.com/id/paper-roll-picture/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:06:38 PDT
How I installed vinyl on my buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-installed-vinyl-on-my-buggy/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:31:02 PDT
Cardboard earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-earrings/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 22:13:18 PDT
Cedar Log Wood Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Log-Wood-Bowl/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:00:18 PDT
Helix Spiral Lolly stick Lamp (USB powered) http://www.instructables.com/id/Helix-Spiral-Lolly-stick-Lamp-USB-powered/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:32:25 PDT
The Clipboard http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Clipboard/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:02:04 PDT
Pallet Wood Treasure Chest - From Ugly to Beauty http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Treasure-Chest-From-Ugly-to-Beauty/
Pallet Wood Treasure Chest - From Ugly to Beauty - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/T40W/I7RG935R/FBKT40WI7RG935R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/T40W/I7RG935R/FBKT40WI7RG935R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/T40W/I7RG935R/FBKT40WI7RG935R.SMALL.jpg t0mm0t A couple of days ago while I was doing some stuff in the workshop, suddenly this ugly looking wood block from an old pallet striked my eye. But in my view it wasn't ugly at all. It had a clear vision of it, what it would look like with a little passion and even more elbow grease. So I saved this sma...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:25:21 PDT
Dirt Cheap Forge http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Cheap-Forge/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:21:51 PDT
3D Printed Dowelling Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Dowelling-Jig/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:12:52 PDT
Drum Set 1-2-3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Drum-Set-1-2-3/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:35:40 PDT
Perfect lab bench power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-lab-bench-power-supply/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:50:30 PDT
Forked Claw Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Forked-Claw-Hammer/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:10:19 PDT
CopperFill Steampunk Bluetooth Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3DPrinted-Steampunk-Bluetooth-Arduino-Lamp/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 05:45:29 PDT
Rebuilding a service jack power unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-service-jack-power-unit/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:04:08 PDT
Playable roll-up cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Playable-roll-up-cloth/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:51:15 PDT
Cleaning out Horseradish http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-out-Horseradish/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:04:18 PDT
Flattening Warped Veneer and Pimping Your Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Flattening-Warped-Veneer-and-Pimping-Your-Phone/
Flattening Warped Veneer and Pimping Your Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/ZGBM/I7OLFZK6/FQDZGBMI7OLFZK6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/ZGBM/I7OLFZK6/FQDZGBMI7OLFZK6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/ZGBM/I7OLFZK6/FQDZGBMI7OLFZK6.SMALL.jpg Switch and Lever Link in case video don't show up: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJXxRo-36n0Veneer is a really fun material to work with, regardless if you're doing marquetry or using it for other kinds of crafting. However, often enough you'll find veneer that you intend to use being bubbly, curved, warped or oth...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:23:49 PDT
Simple Bottle Cutting Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bottle-Cutting-Jig/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 18:52:53 PDT
Rebuild a steering wheel with wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuild-a-steering-whell-with-wood/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 07:37:10 PDT
Disc sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Disc-sander/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:38:44 PDT
Pallet Handle Hammer Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Handle-Hammer-Restoration/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:32:10 PDT
Bracelet with copper plate in wood or in leather http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuff-bracelet-with-copper-plate-in-wood-or-in-leat/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:05:35 PDT
Garden love seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-love-seat/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:57:40 PDT
Drill Bit Cabinet w/ French Cleat http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Bit-Cabinet-w-French-Cleat/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 08:48:30 PDT
Dewalt Drywall scrugun repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Dewalt-Drywall-scrugun-repair/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 17:47:19 PDT
homemade lawn roller http://www.instructables.com/id/homemade-lawn-roller/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 17:44:44 PDT
How To Make CNC Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-CNC-Furniture/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:44:57 PDT
The necklace hand plain tool http://www.instructables.com/id/The-necklace-hand-plain-tool/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:39:49 PDT
Building my Tiny House Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-my-Tiny-House-Door/
Building my Tiny House Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/YT6K/I7KBBB7Z/FUHYT6KI7KBBB7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/YT6K/I7KBBB7Z/FUHYT6KI7KBBB7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/YT6K/I7KBBB7Z/FUHYT6KI7KBBB7Z.SMALL.jpg gunguru My wife and I are in the process of building a tiny house and one of the things that was going to be an extreme expense ..................... a custom front door!! Most don't know but a tiny door comes with big problems? First, you can't just go to HomeDepot and buy a door that fits in any size roug...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:18:46 PDT
DIY Coin Leveler http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Coin-Leveler/
DIY Coin Leveler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/3D55/I7KB74RX/FG13D55I7KB74RX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/3D55/I7KB74RX/FG13D55I7KB74RX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/3D55/I7KB74RX/FG13D55I7KB74RX.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Picture this, you are planing to move to your new apartment, and once you move you will come across a herculean task of arranging your picture frames on your newly painted wall with out making a mess! like the last time where you had to drill multiple holes in the wall to arrange your frames. In add...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:40:28 PDT
Splitting black locust logs with wedges http://www.instructables.com/id/splitting-big-black-locust-logs-with-wedges/
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By: ajtarnas

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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 18:16:26 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Desk/
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By: Jordan Porritt

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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 21:25:52 PDT
Multi-Tool Flip-Top Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Tool-Flip-Top-Table/
Multi-Tool Flip-Top Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/GD0M/I7KB63JB/FJTGD0MI7KB63JB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/GD0M/I7KB63JB/FJTGD0MI7KB63JB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/GD0M/I7KB63JB/FJTGD0MI7KB63JB.SMALL.jpg kentdvm Building a flip-top table is great way to save shop space. Building 3 flip-tops as one long table is even better. This project started with an 7' long 2" diameter steel shaft I've had lying around the shop for years. Since I didn't want to cut the solid shaft (because that sounds like work), I si...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:52:20 PDT
Douglas Fir Mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Douglas-Fir-Mosaic/
Douglas Fir Mosaic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/WQVT/I7L6OBHW/F4WWQVTI7L6OBHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/WQVT/I7L6OBHW/F4WWQVTI7L6OBHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/WQVT/I7L6OBHW/F4WWQVTI7L6OBHW.SMALL.jpg eric.kessler.18 Working on residential remodels in California has its benefits, the endless supply of scrap Douglas fir dimensional lumber is certainly one of them. Therefor, I had a small pile in my garage that needed a purpose and at the same time some empty wall space to fill in the living room. The resultant wa...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:54:29 PDT
Epic homemade adjustable stilts! http://www.instructables.com/id/Epic-homemade-adjustable-stilts/
Epic homemade adjustable stilts! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/19UY/I7KB7F9O/FA219UYI7KB7F9O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/19UY/I7KB7F9O/FA219UYI7KB7F9O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/19UY/I7KB7F9O/FA219UYI7KB7F9O.SMALL.jpg Alaric Loftus Hi all, today I am going to take a shot at my first Instructable, so here we go! It all started a week before a science field trip to Payne's Prairie so we could walk the La Chua Trail. While my science teacher told us about the trail, I had an idea so I raised my hand and asked, "Would it be okay i...
By: Alaric Loftus

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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 21:38:39 PDT
Steampunk themed propeller ceiling fan. http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-propeller-ceiling-fan/
Steampunk themed propeller ceiling fan. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7012/I7LQIAO9/FDP7012I7LQIAO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7012/I7LQIAO9/FDP7012I7LQIAO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7012/I7LQIAO9/FDP7012I7LQIAO9.SMALL.jpg SolarB My children gave me a 6’ replica Sopwith propeller for Fathersday and by a happy coincidence we needed a ceiling fan for the conservatory. A wood burner heats the conservatory in the winter but the air could really do with circulating.Never having designed anything like this before it took me a whil...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:14:30 PDT
Under Kitchen Cabinet LED Strip Lights for Under $30.00! http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Kitchen-Cabinet-LED-Strip-Lights-for-Under-3/
Under Kitchen Cabinet LED Strip Lights for Under $30.00! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TOLZ/I7KB72O6/FP2TOLZI7KB72O6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TOLZ/I7KB72O6/FP2TOLZI7KB72O6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TOLZ/I7KB72O6/FP2TOLZI7KB72O6.SMALL.jpg Tom Hargrave I lit up my kitchen counter top with modern LED lighting for just over $20.00. My exact cost was $20.62 ($7.63 + $12.99) because I had everything else laying around. You can do yours for less than $30.00 depending on what donor parts you already have laying around!Here is what I used:12 VDC 2 Amp Un...
By: Tom Hargrave

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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 20:06:50 PDT
Magnetic Phone Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Phone-Mount/
Magnetic Phone Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/IXCW/I7KB5WHE/F8GIXCWI7KB5WHE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/IXCW/I7KB5WHE/F8GIXCWI7KB5WHE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/IXCW/I7KB5WHE/F8GIXCWI7KB5WHE.SMALL.jpg wongman2001 My BMW iPod interface is not lightening compatible, plus I want to see music being play, who's calling from multiple phones .. EtcClosest I found was a CD magnetic mount for over $25 ! Pick Your Favorite Spot I want someplace easy to reach, clear access to AUX input & charge cables, and no hole...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 18:42:49 PDT
Fireplace insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Fireplace-insert/
Fireplace insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/JGHU/I7L6PYNT/F79JGHUI7L6PYNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/JGHU/I7L6PYNT/F79JGHUI7L6PYNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/JGHU/I7L6PYNT/F79JGHUI7L6PYNT.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Now that Spring is upon us it's time to make the fireplace more attractive and cover that dark gaping opening since it's not going to be in use, and seal up that drafty chimney while we're at it. Make a fireplace insert that looks like cut logs to hide your fireplace opening when not in use. This in...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:06:27 PDT
Tune Up Your Lawn Mower! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tune-Up-Your-Lawn-Mower/
Tune Up Your Lawn Mower! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/8KCV/I7KB6AXL/FI78KCVI7KB6AXL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/8KCV/I7KB6AXL/FI78KCVI7KB6AXL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/8KCV/I7KB6AXL/FI78KCVI7KB6AXL.SMALL.jpg seamster Keeping your lawn mower in prime condition year-to-year is ridiculously easy, and only requires a few basic steps.Read on my friend, and then get out there and tune up your lawn mower! Basic supplies There are some basic supplies you'll need to purchase, which are as follows: New air filterNew sp...
By: seamster

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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:04:58 PDT
XYZen Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/XYZen-Garden/
XYZen Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LBRY/I7L6PNKX/FOCLBRYI7L6PNKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LBRY/I7L6PNKX/FOCLBRYI7L6PNKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LBRY/I7L6PNKX/FOCLBRYI7L6PNKX.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON In our hectic modern lives, there's no escape from constant connectivity and goal pursuit. The X-Y-Zen Garden demands concentration, giving you no choice but to focus on the here and now. It consists of a wooden base, a custom wooden pulley system, brass tubing, and some brass hardware that all come...
By: JON-A-TRON

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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:22:36 PDT
Dragon Wing Celtic Knot Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Wing-Celtic-Knot-Pendant/
Dragon Wing Celtic Knot Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/D9OG/I7KB5HZV/FO7D9OGI7KB5HZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/D9OG/I7KB5HZV/FO7D9OGI7KB5HZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/D9OG/I7KB5HZV/FO7D9OGI7KB5HZV.SMALL.jpg MissionSRX One of my first wood projects ever was a small carving of a Celtic knot that I pulled from Wood Magazine (Aug 95: Tanglewood Fireball Pendant). At the time I only had access to a scroll saw and a Dremel so it seemed to fit my skills perfectly. Although I went in several different directions with my ...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 18:16:25 PDT
Roof tiles from aluminium cans http://www.instructables.com/id/Roof-tiles-from-aluminium-cans/
Roof tiles from aluminium cans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/PFT2/I7KB2QER/F9FPFT2I7KB2QER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/PFT2/I7KB2QER/F9FPFT2I7KB2QER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/PFT2/I7KB2QER/F9FPFT2I7KB2QER.SMALL.jpg Elliot Lord These are very easy to make tiles that you can use on simple buildings or where you need a covering. you need:Lots of aluminium cans, all the same size.Various pieces of leftover wood to make the mould that they will be pressed in.A few nails and a hammer4 screws and a drillStrong glovesScissorsThis...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 12:23:25 PDT
Building Adirondack Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Adirondack-Chairs/
Building Adirondack Chairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/67WW/I7IVQYPD/FAW67WWI7IVQYPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/67WW/I7IVQYPD/FAW67WWI7IVQYPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/67WW/I7IVQYPD/FAW67WWI7IVQYPD.SMALL.jpg jamiergall 7th graders have been using these plans for five years to build Adirondack chairs. These plans are reliable and after as little as three hours of work, you can have an unstained/painted chair! The plans that we are following today can be found through Shaw Creek General Store. Collect Your Suppli...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 11:22:58 PDT
Rustic End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-End-Table/
Rustic End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/X2KI/I7IVQIA1/FCEX2KII7IVQIA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/X2KI/I7IVQIA1/FCEX2KII7IVQIA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/X2KI/I7IVQIA1/FCEX2KII7IVQIA1.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This End Table matches the shelf from a few weeks ago – see last step. As with the shelf, the design is simple, easy to make and is relatively low cost (under $25). Video of the build: Tools/Materials Tools:Table or Miter SawDrill/BitsTape measureSanderMaterials:2" x 12" x 4' (x1) *A 2x12 shou...
By: mtairymd

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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 08:14:03 PDT
Plywood mailboxes for apartment building http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-mailboxes-for-apartment-building/
Plywood mailboxes for apartment building - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/K847/I7IJ98S3/FV4K847I7IJ98S3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/K847/I7IJ98S3/FV4K847I7IJ98S3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/K847/I7IJ98S3/FV4K847I7IJ98S3.SMALL.jpg Libahunt This is how I built a set of mailboxes for the apartment building I live in.The house is located in Tallinn and is built in 1920-s or even earlier for renting out the tiny flats.I have no information about the original mailboxes of this house. But apartment buildings from that era usually have woode...
By: Libahunt

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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:31:30 PDT
Space saving bathroom door-closet-mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-saving-bathroom-door-closet-mirror/
Space saving bathroom door-closet-mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/SNCQ/I7IJAM6T/F58SNCQI7IJAM6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/SNCQ/I7IJAM6T/F58SNCQI7IJAM6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/SNCQ/I7IJAM6T/F58SNCQI7IJAM6T.SMALL.jpg gunguru This is a door I designed and built for my tinyhouse on wheels but, it could be applied to any inside door! Building the main door frame. The door frame is pretty simple to build with the proper tools. Unfortunately, I didn't take many pictures of this step. So to explain the picture I can tell y...
By: gunguru

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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 23:20:12 PDT
Wooden Heart Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Heart-Pendant-1/
Wooden Heart Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/K4O5/I7IVO4VB/F1VK4O5I7IVO4VB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/K4O5/I7IVO4VB/F1VK4O5I7IVO4VB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/K4O5/I7IVO4VB/F1VK4O5I7IVO4VB.SMALL.jpg fractal7 Hello, I am going to show you how to make a wooden heart pendant or necklace. The wood I used for this project is sapele, I really like this wood because it polishes up really nice, it's cheap and easy to work with but there are many great woods to work with, woods with tight grain are probably bett...
By: fractal7

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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 15:08:28 PDT