Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 5 Aug 2015 01:21:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Settlers of Catan 3D Version http://www.instructables.com/id/Settlers-of-Catan-3D-Version/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 14:54:40 PDT
Linseed Oil Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Linseed-Oil-Mallet/
Linseed Oil Mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/IT6L/ICX7LBB7/F71IT6LICX7LBB7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/IT6L/ICX7LBB7/F71IT6LICX7LBB7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/IT6L/ICX7LBB7/F71IT6LICX7LBB7.SMALL.jpg CovMakerDad Many wooden mallets are too light for their size. Feeding your mallet with linseed (flaxseed) oil increases its weight, making it easier to use. It also makes it more durable, and stops absorption of water from the atmosphere that might otherwise damage or distort the mallet over time. And on top of...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 14:27:24 PDT
Project ideas to organize your garage workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-ideas-to-organize-your-garage-workshop/
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By: seamster

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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 14:16:27 PDT
Refurbished Baby Cot http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbished-Baby-Cot/
Refurbished Baby Cot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/34ZT/ICWFY6CQ/FAG34ZTICWFY6CQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/34ZT/ICWFY6CQ/FAG34ZTICWFY6CQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/34ZT/ICWFY6CQ/FAG34ZTICWFY6CQ.SMALL.jpg ethicaloffence This is more of a simple project made into a big deal...just for kicks...My sister-in-law was expecting her first child last year and she bought this cot of the net. She didn't like the dark brown look and asked me to change it for her... Which I gladly accepted to do. And so the story begins..... ...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 02:24:40 PDT
Iris Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Iris-Lamp/
Iris Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/86KK/ICX7KJJL/FQG86KKICX7KJJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/86KK/ICX7KJJL/FQG86KKICX7KJJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/86KK/ICX7KJJL/FQG86KKICX7KJJL.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON The Iris Lamp is a disc shaped wall lamp with a mechanical iris built in. Turn the disc and LED lights click on, shining through the moving iris and glowing through wood veneer.This lamp is based on the Eclipse Lamp that I posted previously. I'm fascinated by mechanical movement in design that's typ...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 10:56:02 PDT
Add more privacy to chain-link fence with wood art http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-more-privacy-to-chain-link-fence-with-wood-art/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 11:04:15 PDT
Lock Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Lock-Blocks/
Lock Blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/9HJ9/ICX7JPFC/F3P9HJ9ICX7JPFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/9HJ9/ICX7JPFC/F3P9HJ9ICX7JPFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/9HJ9/ICX7JPFC/F3P9HJ9ICX7JPFC.SMALL.jpg dave.vaness.79 Lock blocks are adjustable nuts. I first learned about the concept when granthams sent me some of his smart nuts to use on my bowl press. They are drilled and tapped in such a way that they slide on a threaded rod when tilted but tighten in place at their stop.This project is designed to be built ...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 10:38:53 PDT
How to swap the blade on your Leatherman Skeletool, Skeletool CX, or Skeletool SX multi-tool http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-swap-the-blade-on-your-Leatherman-Skeletool/
How to swap the blade on your Leatherman Skeletool, Skeletool CX, or Skeletool SX multi-tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/VUTA/ICX7JQB5/FSCVUTAICX7JQB5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/VUTA/ICX7JQB5/FSCVUTAICX7JQB5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/VUTA/ICX7JQB5/FSCVUTAICX7JQB5.SMALL.jpg txtoolcrafters This Instructable will give you the step by step on how to change the blade on your Skeletool multi-tool. The steps are the same for any version of the Skeletool (standard, CX, or SX) and any year.Please be warned that tampering with your tool may void the warranty. If you're having an issue with y...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 09:16:40 PDT
Shoe / Boot Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Boot-Rack/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 08:06:35 PDT
How to replace a pivoting tongue jack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-a-pivoting-tongue-jack/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 21:01:51 PDT
Woodturning Spin Tops http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodturning-Spin-Tops/
Woodturning Spin Tops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/81I6/ICX7JFFN/FZW81I6ICX7JFFN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/81I6/ICX7JFFN/FZW81I6ICX7JFFN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/81I6/ICX7JFFN/FZW81I6ICX7JFFN.SMALL.jpg HPandLOTR Hello again! Every year my woodturning club will turn tops for a children's hospital. Last year we turned over 3500 tops from July to December. This year the goal is 4000 tops. Every weekend they are holding top-a-thons where maybe 5-10 guys (including myself) will get together and just turn as m...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 05:11:01 PDT
Gypsy Wagon Construction http://www.instructables.com/id/Gypsy-Wagon-Construction/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:45:26 PDT
How to take apart and re-assemble a Leatherman Charge TTi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-apart-and-re-assemble-a-Leatherman-Cha/
How to take apart and re-assemble a Leatherman Charge TTi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/H39M/ICRXRXXK/F06H39MICRXRXXK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/H39M/ICRXRXXK/F06H39MICRXRXXK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/H39M/ICRXRXXK/F06H39MICRXRXXK.SMALL.jpg txtoolcrafters This Instructable will demonstrate a full break down and reassembly of a Leatherman Charge TTitool. The focus is on the proper placement of parts along with some tips and tricks to make it go easier. We'll be using a couple specialty tools, but you can make do at home with the basic "required tools"...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 13:22:39 PDT
Time-of-Use Air Conditioning with a Vera Smart Home Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-of-Use-Air-Conditioning-with-a-Vera-Smart-Hom/
Time-of-Use Air Conditioning with a Vera Smart Home Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/LAIH/ICRXWRQU/FLMLAIHICRXWRQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/LAIH/ICRXWRQU/FLMLAIHICRXWRQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/LAIH/ICRXWRQU/FLMLAIHICRXWRQU.SMALL.jpg Unresto This Instructable will show how to run your home HVAC less often during "Time-of-Use" peak hours and potentially cut power bills in half on extreme days. I implemented this using a VeraLite smart home controller and tested with both Z-Wave and Nest thermostats.How does it work? Just imagine during...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:39:06 PDT
TIG-Welded Steel Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/TIG-Welded-Steel-Vase/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:30:43 PDT
Make Your Own Custom Coin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Custom-Coin/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 01:01:33 PDT
Kid's Toolbox: Great for toting toys and tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Toolbox-Great-for-toting-toys-and-tools/
Kid's Toolbox: Great for toting toys and tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LCIU/ICRXUQIC/FFWLCIUICRXUQIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LCIU/ICRXUQIC/FFWLCIUICRXUQIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LCIU/ICRXUQIC/FFWLCIUICRXUQIC.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife Every junior carpenter needs a sturdy toolbox for his or her ‘working things.’ This easy-to-assemble toolbox project is perfect for toting toys and favorite tools.What you’ll need for this project:Tools & EquipmentMiter box / circular saw / miter sawMeasuring tapeHammer / egg beater drill / screwdri...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 08:44:53 PDT
Make a finger jointed box on the router table http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-finger-jointed-box-on-the-router-table/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 01:58:51 PDT
Fixin' Flip Flops (and other shoes) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixin-Flip-Flops-and-other-shoes/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 21:31:05 PDT
AT-STand - A Star Wars pen holder http://www.instructables.com/id/AT-STand-A-Star-Wars-pen-holder/
AT-STand - A Star Wars pen holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/SGLF/ICRXUHQ9/FEESGLFICRXUHQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/SGLF/ICRXUHQ9/FEESGLFICRXUHQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/SGLF/ICRXUHQ9/FEESGLFICRXUHQ9.SMALL.jpg Erivelton update: this project is participating in the fandom contest. If Enjoy, do not forget to give your vote!Continuing our tour of the Star Wars universe, I want to present another one of my toys. The AT-STand is an adaptation of the most classic Chicken Walker, the AT-ST, converted into a penholder. Des...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 19:03:21 PDT
Mars Attacks Martian Saucer Candy Dish http://www.instructables.com/id/Mars-Attacks-Martian-Saucer-Candy-Dish/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 20:23:32 PDT
Turbine engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Turbine-engine-2/
Turbine engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/AA1J/ICRXT2AC/FW3AA1JICRXT2AC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/AA1J/ICRXT2AC/FW3AA1JICRXT2AC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/AA1J/ICRXT2AC/FW3AA1JICRXT2AC.SMALL.jpg 344185151 The Turbine engine is usually used in airplane .So regard as ordinary people ,maybe we couldn't have a way to get in touch with the turbine engine.But today ,I want to share a easy and accessible way which you can make a micro turine engine with yourself .So ,let's go. (p.s. I am a Chinese stud...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 20:13:43 PDT
MTG Mana Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/MTG-Mana-Coasters/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 15:08:16 PDT
Tree Branch Ring Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Branch-Ring-Box/
Tree Branch Ring Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/8NXQ/ICRXIF1E/F7A8NXQICRXIF1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/8NXQ/ICRXIF1E/F7A8NXQICRXIF1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/8NXQ/ICRXIF1E/F7A8NXQICRXIF1E.SMALL.jpg One80Bits For the unique and personal touch to that piece of jewellery, this is a great idea as well as being low cost and easy.... You could add many different effects to it, wood burning patterns or initials etc.... sky's the limit!This is an older project for me so I apologise for the lack of photos during...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 22:21:55 PDT
Laser Engraved Birthday Calendar DIY PROJECT http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Engraved-Birthday-Calendar-DIY-PROJECT/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 09:13:54 PDT
Cold Metal Casting and Patina on Skyrim Dragon Priest Masks http://www.instructables.com/id/Cold-Metal-Casting-and-Patina-on-Skyrim-Dragon-Pri/
Cold Metal Casting and Patina on Skyrim Dragon Priest Masks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/0OH7/ICRXLQXU/FDK0OH7ICRXLQXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/0OH7/ICRXLQXU/FDK0OH7ICRXLQXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/0OH7/ICRXLQXU/FDK0OH7ICRXLQXU.SMALL.jpg Ikkalebob I was recently comissioned to make a Morokei Dragon Priest Mask from Skyrim. I decided that since I couldn't find the perfect Morokei colour I had in mind in a regular metallic paint, I would use cold-casting techniques to create a realistic metal finish exactly how I'd envisioned. This led to many ...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 05:41:59 PDT
Pallet plank to tea-bag box http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-plank-to-tea-bag-box/
Pallet plank to tea-bag box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/1PF7/ICRXGPP3/F021PF7ICRXGPP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/1PF7/ICRXGPP3/F021PF7ICRXGPP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/1PF7/ICRXGPP3/F021PF7ICRXGPP3.SMALL.jpg Cairdy Crafts My wife has recently grown a fresh love of tea. With that in mind, I realised we'd given our tea box away to charity a while back. Solution: time to make one!As I like a challenge, I decided to use a single piece of reclaimed pallet wood to make the box - lid and handle included. All in all, it's ...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:04:36 PDT
Garage Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Stool/
Garage Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/OLD9/ICQSW1AC/FO7OLD9ICQSW1AC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/OLD9/ICQSW1AC/FO7OLD9ICQSW1AC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/OLD9/ICQSW1AC/FO7OLD9ICQSW1AC.SMALL.jpg bgriffiths So, thanks for checking out this instructable; though to be fair it should probably be called a descriptable, since I'm going to describe how I made mine instead of instructing on how to make one of your own. I happened to have a great (for this project) donor stool, and that dictated all the styles...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:21:06 PDT
Waste Ground to Makerspace Woodworking Area http://www.instructables.com/id/Waste-Ground-to-Makerspace-Woodworking-Area/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:34:46 PDT
Custom Wax Candles - using 3D printed Molds http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wax-Candles-using-3D-printed-Molds/
Custom Wax Candles - using 3D printed Molds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/G4AE/ICQSWKEH/F2FG4AEICQSWKEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/G4AE/ICQSWKEH/F2FG4AEICQSWKEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/G4AE/ICQSWKEH/F2FG4AEICQSWKEH.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Create you very own fun custom candles by following the steps below, here you subject could be a thing like a toy figurine at home or could be a real human being!! I choose to use my friend as a subject here and was surprised with the details that I was able to get on the candle.To make you custo...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:13:41 PDT
Drill Powered Adjustable Height Work Bench! http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Powered-Adjustable-Height-Work-Bench/
Drill Powered Adjustable Height Work Bench! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/M0K8/ICQSX3FH/F17M0K8ICQSX3FH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/M0K8/ICQSX3FH/F17M0K8ICQSX3FH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/M0K8/ICQSX3FH/F17M0K8ICQSX3FH.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren I used two trailer jacks to make an adjustable height work bench. I needed a way to store my new X-Carve CNC machine when not in use. You could modify this design easily to make an adjustable height standing desk. Modify Trailer Jack A small pin is all that holds the hand crank on the trailer...
By: mikeandlauren

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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:25:08 PDT
Steampunk Sonic Screwdrivers http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Sonic-Screwdrivers/
Steampunk Sonic Screwdrivers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/8W5F/ICQSWNUM/F2F8W5FICQSWNUM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/8W5F/ICQSWNUM/F2F8W5FICQSWNUM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/8W5F/ICQSWNUM/F2F8W5FICQSWNUM.SMALL.jpg Ben Shamblin This is a full tutorial on how to make a steampunk sonic screwdriver.These were built at a cost of about 1.50 USD each, but that only includes the price of threaded rod and electronics, and not the parts I scrounged from random bits and pieces of plumbing and metal bits. Plan it Out First, the sc...
By: Ben Shamblin

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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:17:58 PDT
DIY Birthday Calendar with Few Tools!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Birthday-Calendar-with-Few-Tools/
DIY Birthday Calendar with Few Tools!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/G5GP/ICQSX1JU/F4VG5GPICQSX1JU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/G5GP/ICQSX1JU/F4VG5GPICQSX1JU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/G5GP/ICQSX1JU/F4VG5GPICQSX1JU.SMALL.jpg ChadSchimmel How to build a cute Birthday Calendar with very few tools. View on YouTube Gather materials and tools. You will need to visit the craft store and pick up a topper, what ever letters you want for the front and some little round discs for the dates. I also picked up some screw eyes and wire sinc...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:06:52 PDT
BBQ/Braai Table http://www.instructables.com/id/BBQBraai-Table-1/
BBQ/Braai Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/BKZD/ICRHR38V/F6OBKZDICRHR38V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/BKZD/ICRHR38V/F6OBKZDICRHR38V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/BKZD/ICRHR38V/F6OBKZDICRHR38V.SMALL.jpg ethicaloffence My first bbq / braai project Find an industrial cable reel Once you have found your industrial cable reel, roll it into your workshop and smile. Reason being: the endless possibilities that lie ahead. Sand it down I decided to make a "sit/stand around" BBQ/Braai table. Sand it down and get ri...
By: ethicaloffence

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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:08:12 PDT
DIY Wooden Self Adjusting Fold-able Selfie Stick under 2$ http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Self-Adjusting-Fold-able-Selfie-Stick-u/
DIY Wooden Self Adjusting Fold-able Selfie Stick under 2$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/2PDU/ICQSY8ZU/F9U2PDUICQSY8ZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/2PDU/ICQSY8ZU/F9U2PDUICQSY8ZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/2PDU/ICQSY8ZU/F9U2PDUICQSY8ZU.SMALL.jpg munirnizami SELFIE? or a Mental Disorder? Lol whatever is it but we live in an era where documenting proof so necessary. Either a photo or it didn't happen. "SELFIE"s are way too mainstream nowadays. You'll see even a 7 year old taking selfies. Where there are selfies, there are selfie sticks. Normally a selfi...
By: munirnizami

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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:43:54 PDT
Pallet Garden Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Garden-Bench/
Pallet Garden Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/AQNS/ICQSWD4C/FOZAQNSICQSWD4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/AQNS/ICQSWD4C/FOZAQNSICQSWD4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/AQNS/ICQSWD4C/FOZAQNSICQSWD4C.SMALL.jpg gruxton I was given this blue pallet, which it turns out are the strongest pallets in the world built by CHEP. It was a bit of an effort to get apart but they have more (and better quality) wood which is useful.I sketched out an idea for the bench and then kind of made it up as I went along so unfortunately...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 04:28:31 PDT
Hand Made Bagend - a Hobbit Hole http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Made-Bagend-a-Hobbit-Hole/
Hand Made Bagend - a Hobbit Hole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/0FDB/ICQSYOCK/FTH0FDBICQSYOCK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/0FDB/ICQSYOCK/FTH0FDBICQSYOCK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/0FDB/ICQSYOCK/FTH0FDBICQSYOCK.SMALL.jpg danieyellow I decided to make a scale model of Bagend, Bilbo Baggins house. I have taken some photos along the way, I hope you like it! Materials:- MDF base- Foam board for the walls- PVA glue- Hot Glue-Tape- Exact-o knife-Cutting board- Toilet rolls- Balsa wood-Popsicle sticks-Clear thick plastic- Expanding fo...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:35:41 PDT
Cool It! DIY Dashboard Cover Under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-It-DIY-Dashboard-Cover-Under-10/
Cool It! DIY Dashboard Cover Under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/4DNQ/ICJM227H/FCD4DNQICJM227H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/4DNQ/ICJM227H/FCD4DNQICJM227H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/4DNQ/ICJM227H/FCD4DNQICJM227H.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory We live in Florida, and in the summer, our poor old Honda Civic air conditioner struggles to pump out luke cool air, at best. When we're driving on cloudy days, or when a cloud passes across the sun, the A/C is downright chilly. But when the sun's beating down on one of those 90+ degree days on t...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:22:13 PDT
How to take apart and re-assemble a Leatherman Wave http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-apart-and-re-assemble-a-Leatherman-Wav/
How to take apart and re-assemble a Leatherman Wave - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/AAEQ/ICPP3W3Z/FPHAAEQICPP3W3Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/AAEQ/ICPP3W3Z/FPHAAEQICPP3W3Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/AAEQ/ICPP3W3Z/FPHAAEQICPP3W3Z.SMALL.jpg txtoolcrafters This Instructable will demonstrate a full break down and reassembly of a Leatherman Wave tool. The focus is on the proper placement of parts along with some tips and tricks to make it go easier. We'll be using a couple specialty tools, but you can make do at home with the basic "required tools" li...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:26:21 PDT
Trailer Jack Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Trailer-Jack-Hack/
Trailer Jack Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/KRFW/ICPP37JC/FQ2KRFWICPP37JC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/KRFW/ICPP37JC/FQ2KRFWICPP37JC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/KRFW/ICPP37JC/FQ2KRFWICPP37JC.SMALL.jpg good_apollo Awhile ago, I decided to change the outriggers/loading stabilizers on the rear of a 20' flatbed tandem trailer from the original design to a standard trailer jack.I regret that I don't have any pictures of the original outrigger design. It wasn't very complicated. It featured a piece of pipe that ...
By: good_apollo

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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:41:10 PDT
3D Metal Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Metal-Flowers/
3D Metal Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/F2PW/ICPP4FYF/FUCF2PWICPP4FYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/F2PW/ICPP4FYF/FUCF2PWICPP4FYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/F2PW/ICPP4FYF/FUCF2PWICPP4FYF.SMALL.jpg NextFab Have you seen those beautiful metal flowers at fairs or online? Normally, they are welded together, so they require special tools to make. This guide will show you a couple of alternative ways to assemble your flowers so that you can make your own - no welder required! Getting Started Let's gathe...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:32:44 PDT
A simple wall rack for electric tools with metal from backyard http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-wall-rack-for-electric-tools-with-metal-f/
A simple wall rack for electric tools with metal from backyard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/U9CJ/ICPP1TU3/FIXU9CJICPP1TU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/U9CJ/ICPP1TU3/FIXU9CJICPP1TU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/U9CJ/ICPP1TU3/FIXU9CJICPP1TU3.SMALL.jpg milhox I needed organize some of my electric tools that where spread all around make it a huge hassle when I try to do any proyect. I didn't wanna spend a cent, except for consumibles like electrodes for Arc Welder, so all materials where recicled from construction materials that I already haveThe pictures...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 05:36:24 PDT
Árbol de luz (Portrait) http://www.instructables.com/id/Árbol-de-luz-Portrait/
Árbol de luz (Portrait) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/08F0/ICOMZ1ZF/FHK08F0ICOMZ1ZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/08F0/ICOMZ1ZF/FHK08F0ICOMZ1ZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/08F0/ICOMZ1ZF/FHK08F0ICOMZ1ZF.SMALL.jpg kraeheTishka Hola...Para mi suerte en The inventor´s House hubo 2 Building night, para jugar con la Portrait, así que en esta ocasión, convencí a mi amigo Don Raul para que me acompañara y que conociera esta maravillosa maquina. Entonces nos pusimos a jugar, y este fue uno de los resultados...Una pequeña lampar...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:17:10 PDT
DIY Porch Swing (Free Templates!) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Porch-Swing-Free-Templates/
DIY Porch Swing (Free Templates!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/6EMU/ICPP588J/FK86EMUICPP588J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/6EMU/ICPP588J/FK86EMUICPP588J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/6EMU/ICPP588J/FK86EMUICPP588J.SMALL.jpg April Wilkerson This might seem like a big project, but it is actually very simple and doable even for a beginner. I’ll be throwing in alternatives to tools so even if you don’t have a shop full of tools, you can make this swing with just a jigsaw and a drill. Visit my website for other DIY/woodworking projects!I m...
By: April Wilkerson

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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:29:21 PDT
Diy-Ban - the wooden sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Ban-the-wooden-sunglasses/
Diy-Ban - the wooden sunglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8QNH/ICPP32L4/FO08QNHICPP32L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8QNH/ICPP32L4/FO08QNHICPP32L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8QNH/ICPP32L4/FO08QNHICPP32L4.SMALL.jpg MircoSlepko Hello today I want to tell you the story of my Diy-Ban sunglasses.I'm Italian, sorry sometimes my English it is not always correct.I used a type of tropical wood known as Ipè is very heavy, hard and stable. CAD: The model 3D With 3D studio Max I modeled the frame, previously downloaded from the w...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 04:57:16 PDT
Casting Objects in Sugru (Make your own candle-wax and metal LEGO Minifigs!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Casting-Objects-in-Sugru-Make-your-own-candle-wax-/
Casting Objects in Sugru (Make your own candle-wax and metal LEGO Minifigs!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/GS9N/ICPP399D/FKKGS9NICPP399D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/GS9N/ICPP399D/FKKGS9NICPP399D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/GS9N/ICPP399D/FKKGS9NICPP399D.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude Why cast in Sugru?This guide will show you how to make a cheap and simple mould out of a silicone compound called Sugru. From this heat-resistant mould one can create a Pewter casting, for jewellery and such. Although a professional casting will deliver a more robust and larger mould, it is fair to ...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 05:10:35 PDT
DIY KeySmart/Key Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-KeySmartKey-Organizer/
DIY KeySmart/Key Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/0MCJ/ICP0WAAV/FDP0MCJICP0WAAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/0MCJ/ICP0WAAV/FDP0MCJICP0WAAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/0MCJ/ICP0WAAV/FDP0MCJICP0WAAV.SMALL.jpg MarkYu So, I was browsing the internet and came across a couple of key organizers such as these: http://getkeysmart.com/products/keysmart and http://www.keybar.us/aluminum-key-bar/These are pretty cool right? What's not cool is their price tag, so why not make one that is just as effective and durable for...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:29:36 PDT
Table Saw Cross Cut/Miter Sled Combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Cross-CutMiter-Sled-Combo/
Table Saw Cross Cut/Miter Sled Combo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MISP/ICP0V2I2/FYCMISPICP0V2I2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MISP/ICP0V2I2/FYCMISPICP0V2I2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/MISP/ICP0V2I2/FYCMISPICP0V2I2.SMALL.jpg nick ferry A table saw sled is essential to almost any wood shop. A good sled makes cuts safer, more accurate & allows for repeatability when batching out parts for larger projects. I missed having a sled that I made a few table saws ago, so no better time than now to build one. The list for all the hardware...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:01:00 PDT
Itty-Bitty Bungees: Making Mini-Shock Cord from Rubber Wristbands http://www.instructables.com/id/Itty-Bitty-Bungees-Making-Mini-Shock-Cord-from-Rub/
Itty-Bitty Bungees: Making Mini-Shock Cord from Rubber Wristbands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/B6D2/ICOXDBMO/F4PB6D2ICOXDBMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/B6D2/ICOXDBMO/F4PB6D2ICOXDBMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/B6D2/ICOXDBMO/F4PB6D2ICOXDBMO.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory At Eureka Factory, we participate and exhibit at a lot of community events, FIRST tournaments and professional conferences and conventions. At all of them, branded silicon rubber wristbands are common swag, distributed as much, if not more than, business cards. After a while, they pile up. We fi...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:47:43 PDT
Side Table Umbrella Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Table-Umbrella-Stand/
Side Table Umbrella Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/NCWU/ICOXDGVF/FL2NCWUICOXDGVF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/NCWU/ICOXDGVF/FL2NCWUICOXDGVF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/NCWU/ICOXDGVF/FL2NCWUICOXDGVF.SMALL.jpg Two Paddles Design Would you like a sturdy side table and a shade umbrella to assist your summer lounging? Perhaps a place to relax out of the hot sun and sip a cold drink?We made a variation of the $40 Backyard Chair by gkrisanda out of recycled materials and loved it. But to truly be able to relax in style it soon...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:29:16 PDT