Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:15:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
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/
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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/
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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/
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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
Wooden Train Coin Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Train-Coin-Bank/
Wooden Train Coin Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/1R1C/IDQBOGNK/FQG1R1CIDQBOGNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/1R1C/IDQBOGNK/FQG1R1CIDQBOGNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/1R1C/IDQBOGNK/FQG1R1CIDQBOGNK.SMALL.jpg isaylor In this tutorial, I will show you how to make a wooden train coin bank. I am making it as a gift for my cousin. Coin banks are much easier to make than you would expect. They make great gifts for young children.Materials Needed:Wood1 short screwTools Needed:BandsawDrill or Drill pressSander Prep y...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 13:15:02 PDT
Planter from pallet timber http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-from-pallet-timber/
Planter from pallet timber - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/QJ2Y/IDH7QZSR/F3UQJ2YIDH7QZSR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/QJ2Y/IDH7QZSR/F3UQJ2YIDH7QZSR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/QJ2Y/IDH7QZSR/F3UQJ2YIDH7QZSR.SMALL.jpg marthahunt I wanted a planter so I could grow a few vegetables - as my new garden consists of concrete and very old shrubs. They were surprisingly expensive from a well-known seed supplier. So I decided to make my own for (almost) free, starting with a pallet. This is an ideal project for a novice woodworker l...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:17:29 PDT
Wood carving with a Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-carving-with-a-Dremel/
Wood carving with a Dremel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/NZU3/HY086BSU/FI4NZU3HY086BSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/NZU3/HY086BSU/FI4NZU3HY086BSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/NZU3/HY086BSU/FI4NZU3HY086BSU.SMALL.jpg geordie_h This Instructable was written as part of the Dremel Build at ADX Portland. I want to thank Dremel and Instrucatbles for sponsoring the event. I've used a Dremel before but this was a great chance to check out the latest models. I've never used the Multi-Max before and I was very impressed with its c...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:08:15 PDT
DIY Hay Rack For Little Pets http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hay-Rack-For-Little-Pets/
DIY Hay Rack For Little Pets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/RDC8/IDPSC819/FSYRDC8IDPSC819.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/RDC8/IDPSC819/FSYRDC8IDPSC819.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/RDC8/IDPSC819/FSYRDC8IDPSC819.SMALL.jpg Starrk92 Hello Instructables,This is my first Instructable, my english its not very good, then sorry.In this instructable you will see how to make a Wood Hay Rack for little pets, for example rabbits or guinea pigs (I have two guinea pigs). Materials First, the materials list, you need: A Plywood piece. P...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:37:48 PDT
Sliced Wood Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliced-Wood-Clock/
Sliced Wood Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/MZI5/IDPSCA8U/FKCMZI5IDPSCA8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/MZI5/IDPSCA8U/FKCMZI5IDPSCA8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/MZI5/IDPSCA8U/FKCMZI5IDPSCA8U.SMALL.jpg kludge77 This grand clock is made from two walnut boards measuring 4" x 16" and opened up like a fan!I wanted a project to challenge me and this fit the bill. The final size is 34" in diameter and quite a striking addition to the wall. let me show you how I made it. Cutting up your stock I learned abo...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:52:16 PDT
How to Restore an Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-an-Axe/
How to Restore an Axe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/CY76/IDPSCN3R/F00CY76IDPSCN3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/CY76/IDPSCN3R/F00CY76IDPSCN3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/CY76/IDPSCN3R/F00CY76IDPSCN3R.SMALL.jpg M3G When I saw this fantastic Instructable by 4WantofaNail I was inspired to get to work on restoring an axe of my own. Unfortunately, my axe was in nowhere near as good shape as his; all I really had was a rusty, banged-up head. It needed a lot of work. After a quick trip to my local hardware store I s...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 09:05:25 PDT
Bright Idea Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-Idea-Light/
Bright Idea Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/K7JD/IDOD3F1C/FWKK7JDIDOD3F1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/K7JD/IDOD3F1C/FWKK7JDIDOD3F1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/K7JD/IDOD3F1C/FWKK7JDIDOD3F1C.SMALL.jpg randofo The Bright Idea Light is a light-bulb shaped lamp that mounts flush to the wall and eminates a soft backlit glow. I simply found the idea of a virtual rendering of a cartoon light bulb bleeding over into the real functionality of an actual light bulb interesting at the time. There is not too much go...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:51:28 PDT
Guide to making a ring with sheet wax http://www.instructables.com/id/Guide-to-making-a-ring-with-sheet-wax/
Guide to making a ring with sheet wax - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/HO5H/IDON9RSF/FU3HO5HIDON9RSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/HO5H/IDON9RSF/FU3HO5HIDON9RSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/HO5H/IDON9RSF/FU3HO5HIDON9RSF.SMALL.jpg ivezsY ToolsTools for working with sheet wax are fairly basic. Cutting tools (image 1) Scissors or Cutting blade (optional tool - Circle cutter)heating tools (image 2) Embossing heat tool or small hair dryer (optional tool - butane torch / Alcohol touch)Metal working tools (image 3) look for tools with c...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 22:23:52 PDT
DIY Finishing Wax (food safe) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Finishing-Wax-food-safe/
DIY Finishing Wax (food safe) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/J9CO/IDOVPLK5/FWEJ9COIDOVPLK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/J9CO/IDOVPLK5/FWEJ9COIDOVPLK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/J9CO/IDOVPLK5/FWEJ9COIDOVPLK5.SMALL.jpg andrea.arzensek Make this simple yet awesome wax finish for your woodworking projects like cutting boards, toys, tabletops....you name it!pssst....you can even apply it to your leather shoes/boots to make them impervious to rain and to get the leather shine back like new!TIP: open and hover over the images with you...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 20:27:26 PDT
Concept for a Sculptural Aquarium Installation // LOOKDOWN http://www.instructables.com/id/LOOKDOWN-concept-for-a-sculptural-aquarium-install/
Concept for a Sculptural Aquarium Installation // LOOKDOWN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/94KF/IDON85OV/FIZ94KFIDON85OV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/94KF/IDON85OV/FIZ94KFIDON85OV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/94KF/IDON85OV/FIZ94KFIDON85OV.SMALL.jpg tankrium Sometimes found objects or scrap materials can be a starting point for a great work of art or design object.Using simple materials the LOOKDOWN was designed as a concept prototype for a large-scale aquarium installation. OVERVIEW – inspiration The inspiration for this project came from found scra...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 09:56:49 PDT
How To Build a Simple Bathroom Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Simple-Bathroom-Shelf/
How To Build a Simple Bathroom Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XGPR/IDOCWTKD/FEFXGPRIDOCWTKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XGPR/IDOCWTKD/FEFXGPRIDOCWTKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/XGPR/IDOCWTKD/FEFXGPRIDOCWTKD.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar If you need a simple and practical shelf for your bathroom (or anywhere else, really!), then this simple design would be a great choice. This shelf is pretty easy to build, it's made with plywood, and you could always get the home improvement store to do the cuts for you at the store.The build utili...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 11:36:42 PDT
Gondola tealight holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Gondola-tealight-holder/
Gondola tealight holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/Q41U/IDON6BOG/F8TQ41UIDON6BOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/Q41U/IDON6BOG/F8TQ41UIDON6BOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/Q41U/IDON6BOG/F8TQ41UIDON6BOG.SMALL.jpg CreativeMart Hello!This Instructable will show you how to make this tealight holding gondola.Please vote for me in the 'Wax Challenge'. Materials: For the materials you will need: Wood Cardboard or paperTwo tealights Tools For the tools, you will need: scissors a pencil an eraser a pair of compasses a rule...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 12:56:45 PDT
Mobile Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Desk-1/
Mobile Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/LXAH/IDOCZI08/FZ6LXAHIDOCZI08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/LXAH/IDOCZI08/FZ6LXAHIDOCZI08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/LXAH/IDOCZI08/FZ6LXAHIDOCZI08.SMALL.jpg LaneBrosWoodShop I have a large abundance of alder in my shop and decided I would make it out of that. Alder is a nice looking light weight wood, which is what you want in a mobile desk. I figured one way to make it look cooler would be to glue it up like an edge grain cutting board and it just so happened I had two...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 15:46:37 PDT
Protective Skull Face Shield With Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Protective-Skull-Face-Shield-With-Filter/
Protective Skull Face Shield With Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/X1E1/IDOVO516/FZPX1E1IDOVO516.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/X1E1/IDOVO516/FZPX1E1IDOVO516.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/X1E1/IDOVO516/FZPX1E1IDOVO516.SMALL.jpg antagonizer I've gotten a few requests, asking about my skull face shield, so I thought I'd put out a short instructable for anyone who wanted to make their own. As my old safety glasses were getting pretty scratched, I wanted to install a new pair, and thought it'd be a good occasion to show how I did it.Abou...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 16:56:16 PDT
Laser cut hanging lamp shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-hanging-lamp-shade/
Laser cut hanging lamp shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3UMZ/IDOCX6PD/F6L3UMZIDOCX6PD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3UMZ/IDOCX6PD/F6L3UMZIDOCX6PD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3UMZ/IDOCX6PD/F6L3UMZIDOCX6PD.SMALL.jpg mfranck Here is a frosted acrylic lamp shade that fits on an Ikea light cord. The design is something between a flower and a klingon bat'leth, just like you always wanted. You're welcome.This instructible focuses on the design process, but I've also included the file so you can build your own!To make this l...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 19:57:22 PDT
Custom Furniture Knobs Made from Wax http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Furniture-Knobs-Made-from-Wax/
Custom Furniture Knobs Made from Wax - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/P4EX/IDON6VNF/FI6P4EXIDON6VNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/P4EX/IDON6VNF/FI6P4EXIDON6VNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/P4EX/IDON6VNF/FI6P4EXIDON6VNF.SMALL.jpg JD_Corey I wanted to add some custom accents to a Texas A&M themed nightstand that I was building. I thought it would be cool to cast my own knobs using my Aggie Ring as a template. This Instructable will take you through the steps and materials that I used in the process. Choose a Template: The first st...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 19:47:09 PDT
Hexagonal Stepped Aluminum Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexagonal-Stepped-Aluminum-Stool/
Hexagonal Stepped Aluminum Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/CA66/IDOCYTUI/FDQCA66IDOCYTUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/CA66/IDOCYTUI/FDQCA66IDOCYTUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/CA66/IDOCYTUI/FDQCA66IDOCYTUI.SMALL.jpg IanM35 This stool resulted from an effort to utilize manual metalworking tools to realize an elegant and functionally designed stool. Using just a bending brake, a metal shear, a drill and rivet gun, you can construct a stable and functional metal stool out of a single sheet of 18 gauge aluminum. With the ...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 19:44:55 PDT
SYSTEMATIC NARCISSISM (2012) http://www.instructables.com/id/SYSTEMATIC-NARCISSISM-2012/
SYSTEMATIC NARCISSISM (2012) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/ZOR6/IDOVNNDP/FZ5ZOR6IDOVNNDP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/ZOR6/IDOVNNDP/FZ5ZOR6IDOVNNDP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/ZOR6/IDOVNNDP/FZ5ZOR6IDOVNNDP.SMALL.jpg WE-DESIGNS *Update: Systematic Narcissism has been selected as a Finalist for the Architizer A+ Awards 2013. Please show your support and vote for the Public Vote Award.Systematic Narcissism is a hybridization through the notion of the planetary grid system and the symmetry of narcissism. The installation is b...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 19:40:06 PDT
Fast and Cheap Desktop Polisher http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-and-Cheap-Desktop-Polisher/
Fast and Cheap Desktop Polisher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/A8LF/IDM0502J/FP9A8LFIDM0502J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/A8LF/IDM0502J/FP9A8LFIDM0502J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/A8LF/IDM0502J/FP9A8LFIDM0502J.SMALL.jpg fatbasta72 Repurposed a 55 year old shoe polisher into a quiet, compact desktop polisher for rings and such. Marterials: Antique shoe polisher. I found mine at a swapmeet for $2.00. It's made by Dremel. Bonus!Arbor and polishing pad. $6.00 from Harbor Freight Tools: Small flathead screwdriverSidecutters ...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 15:43:00 PDT
Electric Skateboard v2.0: The Ultimate Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Skateboard-v20/
Electric Skateboard v2.0: The Ultimate Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/GGCZ/IDLO59GT/F93GGCZIDLO59GT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/GGCZ/IDLO59GT/F93GGCZIDLO59GT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/GGCZ/IDLO59GT/F93GGCZIDLO59GT.SMALL.jpg comsa42 Here's a DIY electric skateboard that is very easy and fun to ride! This project was based off our previous Instructable, the electric longboard. However, the electric longboard lacked some key features, like a built-in charging system, a proper on/off switch, and a Bluetooth smartphone controller. ...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 18:25:45 PDT