Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 22 Apr 2018 00:19:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fix an Air Compressor Regulator for Under $10. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-an-Air-Compressor-Regulator-for-Under-10/
Fix an Air Compressor Regulator for Under $10. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/67W5/JG74WUKP/FMR67W5JG74WUKP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/67W5/JG74WUKP/FMR67W5JG74WUKP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/67W5/JG74WUKP/FMR67W5JG74WUKP.SMALL.jpg brownewepr A friend was going to toss this in the trash because of a bad regulator. It wouldn't get above 30 PSI meaning you couldn't even use it to put air in your tires. Well, life happens and I ended up with a new job so this sat for two years. In those two years, I gave my little air compressor to my dad w...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:26:12 PDT
Firewood Log Tea Light With Matchbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Firewood-Log-Tea-Light-With-Matchbox/
Firewood Log Tea Light With Matchbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LPUL/JG74WSXS/FFWLPULJG74WSXS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LPUL/JG74WSXS/FFWLPULJG74WSXS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LPUL/JG74WSXS/FFWLPULJG74WSXS.SMALL.jpg aCuriousCreator In this guide, I'll show how I made my tea light candle holder with a built-in matchbox area from a firewood log. I grabbed a few logs of wood from my parent's firewood pile a few months ago and have had them sat around trying to come up with an idea of what do with them. I'm really happy with how t...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:32:09 PDT
Active Air Filter (HEPA 13 Filter and Active Carbon Pellets) http://www.instructables.com/id/Active-Air-Filter-HEPA-13-Filter-and-Active-Carbon/
Active Air Filter (HEPA 13 Filter and Active Carbon Pellets) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/YD5R/JG42UHLP/FM1YD5RJG42UHLP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/YD5R/JG42UHLP/FM1YD5RJG42UHLP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/YD5R/JG42UHLP/FM1YD5RJG42UHLP.SMALL.jpg Deep silence I initially made this filter to remove the toxic volatile organic compounds and fine particles generated by my 3D printer. It can be, of course, used for other purposes, like filtering the air of a room; just keep in mind it is designed to continuously filter air, not to clean heavy fumes at once.Th...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 04:36:04 PDT
Mesmerizing Wind Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/Mesmerizing-Wind-Spinner/
Mesmerizing Wind Spinner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/3ND4/JG74WRHU/FNS3ND4JG74WRHU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/3ND4/JG74WRHU/FNS3ND4JG74WRHU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/3ND4/JG74WRHU/FNS3ND4JG74WRHU.SMALL.jpg TheCarmichaelWorkshop This Wind Spinner is an easy outdoor Spring/Summer project that is mesmerizing to watch. It can be made in just a few hours and requires very few supplies and tools. Check out my video then follow this Instructable to make your own. I bet mom would love one for Mother's Day!Click here to see the ...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 13:02:46 PDT
Geometric Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometric-Bottle-Opener/
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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:44:27 PDT
Board for Staining or Painting Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Board-for-Staining-or-Painting-Projects/
Board for Staining or Painting Projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/VNCN/JG6TA056/FP9VNCNJG6TA056.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/VNCN/JG6TA056/FP9VNCNJG6TA056.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/VNCN/JG6TA056/FP9VNCNJG6TA056.SMALL.jpg davethewoodworker Today I will show you how I made a Paint/ Stain board, using a piece of plain 2 Foot X 4 Foot x 1/4" thick Pegboard. This is great to have around, for any of your Paint or Stain projects, you will see me use this over and over again. This keeps your project up about a 1/2" from the surface, so that ...
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Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:31:18 PDT
Friction Fit Acrylic Candy Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Friction-Fit-Acrylic-Candy-Dispenser/
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Thu, 19 Apr 2018 06:29:11 PDT
Walnut and Glass Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-and-Glass-Coffee-Table/
Walnut and Glass Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/U9TW/JG2W3O57/FRSU9TWJG2W3O57.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/U9TW/JG2W3O57/FRSU9TWJG2W3O57.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/U9TW/JG2W3O57/FRSU9TWJG2W3O57.SMALL.jpg JT Woodworks Coffee tables can be as simple or as complicated as you wish. That goes for the design and the building operation. This makes them the perfect project for new woodworkers and DIYers. Also, it's pretty difficult for you to end up with a product that won't hold your coffee. This table includes some be...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 15:49:41 PDT
Sculpted Oak Sofa http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpted-Oak-Sofa/
Sculpted Oak Sofa - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/I1HE/JG2W3HVZ/F4QI1HEJG2W3HVZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/I1HE/JG2W3HVZ/F4QI1HEJG2W3HVZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/I1HE/JG2W3HVZ/F4QI1HEJG2W3HVZ.SMALL.jpg barclay5426 Latest in the pursuit to make everything I can for my flat... A sofa.This piece was designed with geometry to fit what I consider a comfortable sofa; low, deep and laid back. The angular legs and sculpted arms give it an aggressive stance. Simple grey upholstery is used to compliment the modern l...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 15:22:22 PDT
Huge Aluminum Casting. Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Aluminum-Casting-Hanger/
Huge Aluminum Casting. Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/G3DZ/JG2W2MRU/FPFG3DZJG2W2MRU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/G3DZ/JG2W2MRU/FPFG3DZJG2W2MRU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/G3DZ/JG2W2MRU/FPFG3DZJG2W2MRU.SMALL.jpg DuralM This lost-foam casting will be a little bit harder than my usual projects. It'll be huge aluminum casting of a thing with a very complex shape - clothes hanger. Yes, I know that coat hanger doesn't sound as something very complex but if we think about the shape than you can understand why it's hard....
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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 13:22:48 PDT
Spinny Winny Recycley Thingy Scrap Metal Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinny-Winny-Recycley-Thingy-Scrap-Metal-Art/
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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:48:26 PDT
Custom Machine Badge From an Old License Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Machine-Badge-From-an-Old-License-Plate/
Custom Machine Badge From an Old License Plate - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/0YIE/JG2VZKY5/FLD0YIEJG2VZKY5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/0YIE/JG2VZKY5/FLD0YIEJG2VZKY5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/0YIE/JG2VZKY5/FLD0YIEJG2VZKY5.SMALL.jpg Dustin Rogers I made a custom machine badge for a bandsaw that I restored. The badge was made from a section of old discarded license plate. The same process could be used on brass, copper, stainless steel, etc.Materials: metal plate (I used a license plate) ferric chloride https://amzn.to/2H61nHJ plastic/glas...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:57:12 PDT
Bird Cabin http://www.instructables.com/id/Bird-Cabin/
Bird Cabin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/WD9K/JG2VZIQP/FSAWD9KJG2VZIQP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/WD9K/JG2VZIQP/FSAWD9KJG2VZIQP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/WD9K/JG2VZIQP/FSAWD9KJG2VZIQP.SMALL.jpg dave.vaness.79 I have been binge watching Longmire and I have been loving all the different log cabins. However, I noticed you do not see any log cabin birdhouses. Here is a bird cabin I built with notched beams. It resembles a log cabin. It is easy to cut the pieces and it is fun for most any age to assemble....
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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:43:56 PDT
DIY Industrial Pipe Shelving Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Industrial-Pipe-Shelving-Unit/
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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 10:56:11 PDT
TRASH to Angle Grinder Mitre Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/TRASH-to-Angle-Grinder-Mitre-Saw/
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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:35:50 PDT
A Pretty Snazzy Buckler || MIM-I 6. http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Pretty-Snazzy-Buckler-MIM-I-6/
A Pretty Snazzy Buckler || MIM-I 6. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/Z4IP/JG2VV51I/F1JZ4IPJG2VV51I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/Z4IP/JG2VV51I/F1JZ4IPJG2VV51I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/Z4IP/JG2VV51I/F1JZ4IPJG2VV51I.SMALL.jpg Brokk Hrafnsson A buckler (pronounced 'buckler' is a medieval shield, designed solely for fighting with a sword, typically in duels. Yep, that's right people, the shields are back. We builders just can't seem to get enough of them. Anyway, the buckler was found in manuscripts that date back to the 1100-1600 centuri...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:30:32 PDT
How to Make a Fireplace Bellows http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fireplace-Bellows/
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 22:16:22 PDT
[Updated]Floating Lunar Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Lunar-Night-Lamp/
[Updated]Floating Lunar Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/ZZ0J/JG2J0ENA/FGMZZ0JJG2J0ENA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/ZZ0J/JG2J0ENA/FGMZZ0JJG2J0ENA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/ZZ0J/JG2J0ENA/FGMZZ0JJG2J0ENA.SMALL.jpg NikilH Hi guys, this project actually started with a different intention and ended as something else. After my recent Papier-mâché class I wanted make something, finally settled with a moon model. A friend of mine asked "why don't you make it a lamp I could use for low light reading?". So decided to make a...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 16:05:54 PDT
Pallet Dining Table With Solar Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Dining-Table-With-Solar-Lights/
Pallet Dining Table With Solar Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/P0QR/JG2IZXMB/FX9P0QRJG2IZXMB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/P0QR/JG2IZXMB/FX9P0QRJG2IZXMB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/P0QR/JG2IZXMB/FX9P0QRJG2IZXMB.SMALL.jpg BleepToBleep This dining table can fit up to 8 people. It contains very discreet solar LED lights that charge during the day, and are ready to replace your candles for a nice dinner at night. The wood used in this project is entirely from reclaimed pallets.I was lucky enough to find pallets of various dimensions...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 14:05:45 PDT
How to Make a Crosscut Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Crosscut-Sled/
How to Make a Crosscut Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/DVUQ/JG2IZRRM/FYUDVUQJG2IZRRM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/DVUQ/JG2IZRRM/FYUDVUQJG2IZRRM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/DVUQ/JG2IZRRM/FYUDVUQJG2IZRRM.SMALL.jpg JT Woodworks A table saw is arguably the most versatile tool in a wood shop. You can do everything from cut down large sheets to make extremely accurate cuts. The only down side (and in my opinion the fun side) is that you have to make jigs to do just about anything that isn't a rip cut. That's where the miter s...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:36:23 PDT
Laser Cut 3D Acrylic Jewelry Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-3D-Acrylic-Jewelry-Sign/
Laser Cut 3D Acrylic Jewelry Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/9JBV/JG2J0SSH/FP19JBVJG2J0SSH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/9JBV/JG2J0SSH/FP19JBVJG2J0SSH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/9JBV/JG2J0SSH/FP19JBVJG2J0SSH.SMALL.jpg Trotec Laser Canada This week we're showing you our TroGlass Metallics line of cast acrylic! We've made this amazing jewellery sign out of the Gold, Silver and Bright Silver colours. We'll show you a few signage techniques for this project: acrylic inlay, kiss-cut method, and heat bending to create a 3D effect!TroGlas...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:25:39 PDT
Rusty Wrench to Collet Spanners http://www.instructables.com/id/Rusty-Wrench-to-Collet-Spanners/
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 11:23:50 PDT
Furniture Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Furniture-Puzzle/
Furniture Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/U9H2/JFX0NTHD/FH6U9H2JFX0NTHD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/U9H2/JFX0NTHD/FH6U9H2JFX0NTHD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/U9H2/JFX0NTHD/FH6U9H2JFX0NTHD.SMALL.jpg dave.vaness.79 From one small block of wood you get, a main table, side table, coffee table, two end tables, two chairs and two ottomans for a total of nine pieces of furniture. They go over big with puzzle fans and doll furniture collectors. They make great gifts for friends buying their first house. They are ...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 09:21:10 PDT
DIY Resin River Table Using Clear Epoxy Casting Resin and Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Resin-River-Table-Using-Clear-Epoxy-Casting-Re/
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 07:33:37 PDT
Fix Stripped Scerw Holes in Furniture! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Stripped-Scerw-Holes-in-Furniture/
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 11:28:50 PDT
Hatchet Inspired Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Hatchet-Inspired-Mallet/
Hatchet Inspired Mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/Z3LG/JFX0HTA5/FIDZ3LGJFX0HTA5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/Z3LG/JFX0HTA5/FIDZ3LGJFX0HTA5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/Z3LG/JFX0HTA5/FIDZ3LGJFX0HTA5.SMALL.jpg TheWoodKnight The PDF template is attached to this Instructable, or get it from my website Making your own mallet is almost a rite of passage for woodworkers, right up there with building your own workbench and making a chopping board. Until now, I’ve only been using a ~$10 or so wooden mallet from Bunnings (Aust...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 03:51:45 PDT
How to Design and Build Astronomical Clocks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-and-Build-Astronomical-Clocks/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2018 23:19:58 PDT
Blinking LED Concrete Garden Stepping Stone http://www.instructables.com/id/Not-Your-Steppin-Stone/
Blinking LED Concrete Garden Stepping Stone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/S8YG/JFX0JB9D/FUPS8YGJFX0JB9D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/S8YG/JFX0JB9D/FUPS8YGJFX0JB9D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/S8YG/JFX0JB9D/FUPS8YGJFX0JB9D.SMALL.jpg Grunambulax This is a concrete stepping stone with embedded clear glass jars with changing multicolor LED's inside of them.I might modify this in the future by wiring the LED's to a solar charger from a standard garden light and if I do I will post the mod. But it really is simple to make the LED blinky's and ...
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Sun, 15 Apr 2018 10:11:38 PDT
Lazy Susan http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-Susan-2/
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Sat, 14 Apr 2018 07:33:10 PDT
The Pythagorean Goblet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pythagorean-Goblet/
The Pythagorean Goblet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/5DO6/JFX0AMUA/FUU5DO6JFX0AMUA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/5DO6/JFX0AMUA/FUU5DO6JFX0AMUA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/5DO6/JFX0AMUA/FUU5DO6JFX0AMUA.SMALL.jpg Dominic Bender You probably heard about the Pythagorean Cup, a famous practical joke supposedly conceived by Greek philosopher Pythagoras. It uses a siphon effect to empty the cup completely once it gets filled high enough. Let me show you how to make one out of wood!If you want to make it, as much as I appreciate...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2018 10:01:10 PDT
How to Make a Drill Power Water Pump - Step by Step http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Drill-Power-Water-Pump-Step-by-Step/
How to Make a Drill Power Water Pump - Step by Step - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/WFKW/JFX0EEX1/FMYWFKWJFX0EEX1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/WFKW/JFX0EEX1/FMYWFKWJFX0EEX1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/WFKW/JFX0EEX1/FMYWFKWJFX0EEX1.SMALL.jpg NavinK30 Make your own Homemade water Pump using drill Machine. List of materials 1. White acrylic sheet2. Metal sheet3. PVC pipe4. Ball bearing 5. Bike Tyre tube6. Nuts and bolt7. Drill Machine Cut the acrylic sheet give the shape of centrifugal pump and also cut the round shape for inner propeller. ...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2018 06:55:04 PDT
Barn Wood Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Barn-Wood-Birdhouse/
Barn Wood Birdhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/9M9Z/JFX0G8BT/F999M9ZJFX0G8BT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/9M9Z/JFX0G8BT/F999M9ZJFX0G8BT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/9M9Z/JFX0G8BT/F999M9ZJFX0G8BT.SMALL.jpg dave.vaness.79 With the use of reclaimed barn wood becoming so popular in home design. it is only natural that someone would want a birdhouse made from such wood. This can be used as an actual birdhouse or as a design element for some themed room. Obtain Barn Wood You will want to find a piece of barn wood tha...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 19:39:08 PDT
Tic Tac Toe Toilet Paper Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tic-Tac-Toe-Toilet-Paper-Holder/
Tic Tac Toe Toilet Paper Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/A1QW/JFX0CUX9/FP1A1QWJFX0CUX9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/A1QW/JFX0CUX9/FP1A1QWJFX0CUX9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/A1QW/JFX0CUX9/FP1A1QWJFX0CUX9.SMALL.jpg davethewoodworker This week guys, I made a wooden Toilet Paper holder in the shape of a Tic Tac Toe game. I seen these on Pinterest, but didn't find any instructions on how to make one. This is my version, using some scrap White Pine wood, add a little stain and paint. I have also included the video from my Youtube c...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 12:13:47 PDT
X Leg Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/X-Leg-Coffee-Table/
X Leg Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/5VN6/JFX0F0PC/F5A5VN6JFX0F0PC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/5VN6/JFX0F0PC/F5A5VN6JFX0F0PC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/5VN6/JFX0F0PC/F5A5VN6JFX0F0PC.SMALL.jpg diymontreal So I signed up for season 5 of the Instagram Builder’s challenge @IGbuilderschallenge. The challenge is to build a piece of furniture based off the plans they provide, but to modify the design and make it your own. This time around we were challenged to build an X leg coffee table with a shelf. To m...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:29:26 PDT
DIY Storage Daybed With Build-in Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Storage-Daybed-With-Build-in-Shelves/
DIY Storage Daybed With Build-in Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/RF7U/JFX0ESH5/F3XRF7UJFX0ESH5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/RF7U/JFX0ESH5/F3XRF7UJFX0ESH5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/RF7U/JFX0ESH5/F3XRF7UJFX0ESH5.SMALL.jpg loveandrenovations Here a quick rundown of how my husband and I created a DIY built-in bed with shelving for our son's small room. We needed some extra storage space (and plenty of room for him to play) in this 10X10 room, so we got creative with some built-ins and the end result has been perfect for our family! This ...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 07:57:13 PDT
How to Make a Booklamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Booklamp-1/
How to Make a Booklamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/RW2P/JFX0CFG3/FJLRW2PJFX0CFG3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/RW2P/JFX0CFG3/FJLRW2PJFX0CFG3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/RW2P/JFX0CFG3/FJLRW2PJFX0CFG3.SMALL.jpg glennederveen Some time ago I got an order from a customer to make something useable out of old books. These books were not sellable anymore, but to throw them away is a waste. So I came up with a reading lamp (haha get it?)This is my second instructable so let me know what you think and if you have any tips! D...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 09:56:48 PDT
Toddlers Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Toddlers-Tools/
Toddlers Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/YYW4/JFX0C3QY/FSWYYW4JFX0C3QY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/YYW4/JFX0C3QY/FSWYYW4JFX0C3QY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/YYW4/JFX0C3QY/FSWYYW4JFX0C3QY.SMALL.jpg RichardW96 My son joined me in the shed the other day and seemed very interested in the woodworking I was doing. He was asking lots of questions and wanted to help, but it didn't seem right to hand a chisel to a 2 year old. So I decided to make him his own tools!Tools I made for him so far are: Mallet PliersTh...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 05:16:26 PDT
Make Joints in Woodworks DISSAPEAR!! - DIY Wood Filler http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Joints-in-Woodworks-DISSAPEAR-DIY-Wood-Filler/
Make Joints in Woodworks DISSAPEAR!! - DIY Wood Filler - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/7G23/JFSTKDSC/FAC7G23JFSTKDSC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/7G23/JFSTKDSC/FAC7G23JFSTKDSC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/7G23/JFSTKDSC/FAC7G23JFSTKDSC.SMALL.jpg Astuces de Trente Secondes- Everybody who has tried to make some woodworking knows the frustration that occurs if some pieces leave a huge gap between them when assembled, or on the contrary, are too tight to fit together. The last case results usually with a piece too big cut/sanded off and still, a huge gap that wrecks the w...
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Tue, 10 Apr 2018 12:45:48 PDT
Heat-Powered Stove Top Fan W/ Salvaged Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Heat-Powered-Stove-Top-Fan-W-Salvaged-Parts/
Heat-Powered Stove Top Fan W/ Salvaged Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/485M/JFX0D9KH/FHR485MJFX0D9KH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/485M/JFX0D9KH/FHR485MJFX0D9KH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/485M/JFX0D9KH/FHR485MJFX0D9KH.SMALL.jpg hulkbuild In this instructable, I will show you how to make a heat-powered fan. Set it on top of a wood stove and it blows warm air around the room. There are no power cords or batteries to fuss with and it doesn’t cost anything to operate. This is especially useful if you want to use it in an off grid cabin ...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 14:39:45 PDT
Vintage Style Keepsake Box in Canvas & Leather http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Style-Keepsake-Box-in-Canvas-Leather/
Vintage Style Keepsake Box in Canvas & Leather - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/0UXM/JFX0DJJ0/F6B0UXMJFX0DJJ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/0UXM/JFX0DJJ0/F6B0UXMJFX0DJJ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/0UXM/JFX0DJJ0/F6B0UXMJFX0DJJ0.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar I wanted to create a vintage style box using fabric and leather and nice hardware. The box in itself is made using plywood, and then a very simply technique for applying the fabric and the leather is used. This would be easy to make in any size based on what you're looking to store in this box, this...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:50:23 PDT
Wood Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Ring-3/
Wood Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/OU4U/JFX0AQLC/FO4OU4UJFX0AQLC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/OU4U/JFX0AQLC/FO4OU4UJFX0AQLC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/OU4U/JFX0AQLC/FO4OU4UJFX0AQLC.SMALL.jpg matthewgal I have wood scraps everywhere, some I want to keep and some I don't. I decided I would make a simple project that might use up some of them. Here it is. (note: it might take you a good deal of time at first, but after you get the hang of it, it won't take so long) Chuck Attach a chuck to your la...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:47:46 PDT
Media Console Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Media-Console-Center/
Media Console Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/7P81/JFWT7Z5B/FS47P81JFWT7Z5B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/7P81/JFWT7Z5B/FS47P81JFWT7Z5B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/7P81/JFWT7Z5B/FS47P81JFWT7Z5B.SMALL.jpg audrey007 Are you wanting a new tv stand? A media console center is the perfect way to combine aesthetic and utilization! Any way you make it, media console centers consist of design and maximizing space. Create Your Design The first step of making any woodworking project is creating a plan. Whether it is...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:13:31 PDT
Drum Shell Ottoman http://www.instructables.com/id/Drum-Shell-Ottoman/
Drum Shell Ottoman - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/Z1R9/JFWT85RO/FC3Z1R9JFWT85RO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/Z1R9/JFWT85RO/FC3Z1R9JFWT85RO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/Z1R9/JFWT85RO/FC3Z1R9JFWT85RO.SMALL.jpg schnurrbart A couple of years ago, I bought a weathered 1970's Slingerland snare drum shell for cheap on eBay with the intention of refurbishing it. However, like too many projects it sat untouched for a good deal of time and fell by the wayside, collecting dust. I got out of music instrument repair and restor...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:29:30 PDT
How to Make a Polished Aluminum Foil Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Polished-Aluminum-Foil-Ball/
How to Make a Polished Aluminum Foil Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/GN1Z/JFX0DS89/F8IGN1ZJFX0DS89.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/GN1Z/JFX0DS89/F8IGN1ZJFX0DS89.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/GN1Z/JFX0DS89/F8IGN1ZJFX0DS89.SMALL.jpg seamster Making polished aluminum foil balls has been a popular trend online recently, with loads of people doing it and sharing their results. The idea started in Japan but has been spreading quickly, and more videos on the topic are popping up everyday. This is one of the earliest videos of the process for...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:57:12 PDT
Retractable Barn Chandelier for my Sister's Wedding Reception http://www.instructables.com/id/Retractable-Barn-Chandelier-for-My-Sisters-Wedding/
Retractable Barn Chandelier for my Sister's Wedding Reception - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/L4T7/JFWT7UF8/FFVL4T7JFWT7UF8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/L4T7/JFWT7UF8/FFVL4T7JFWT7UF8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/L4T7/JFWT7UF8/FFVL4T7JFWT7UF8.SMALL.jpg RainfallProjects I was really excited my sister asked if she could have her wedding reception in my barn. I had a couple ideas of things I wanted to do to the barn before the wedding, the biggest of which was a rustic chandelier hanging over the dance floor. But I didn’t want to take away anything from the space as ...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 12:01:12 PDT
Bedside Table LED Lamp & Book Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedside-Table-LED-Lamp-Book-Holder/
Bedside Table LED Lamp & Book Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/B4Z1/JFWT7GIY/F5UB4Z1JFWT7GIY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/B4Z1/JFWT7GIY/F5UB4Z1JFWT7GIY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/B4Z1/JFWT7GIY/F5UB4Z1JFWT7GIY.SMALL.jpg Casual DIY If you are interested in creating this unique bedside table LED lamp & book holder in one, you are in the right place. I will show you the whole step by step build and a full build video on my Youtube channel. What Will You Need for This Project. Acrylic sheets - I have used three 5mm thick sheet...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:33:47 PDT
Torii Gate Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Torii-Gate-Picture-Frame/
Torii Gate Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/T0KN/JFWT7A2R/FNVT0KNJFWT7A2R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/T0KN/JFWT7A2R/FNVT0KNJFWT7A2R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/T0KN/JFWT7A2R/FNVT0KNJFWT7A2R.SMALL.jpg GG Wood Work I hope you like it.Please leave a like, share & comment. And subscribe for more like this! Check out the Video & other projects - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRMjvilGRdZxHqr3... Follow my work on Instagram - Help me make more projects- OR One time tip - Thanks GG Rip a Pallet Stretcher I st...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:51:29 PDT
Motorcycle Chain Cleaning & Lubrication - Ninja 650/Z650 http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Chain-Cleaning-Lubrication-Ninja-650Z65/
Motorcycle Chain Cleaning & Lubrication - Ninja 650/Z650 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/TAV9/JFUAJKCL/FTRTAV9JFUAJKCL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/TAV9/JFUAJKCL/FTRTAV9JFUAJKCL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/TAV9/JFUAJKCL/FTRTAV9JFUAJKCL.SMALL.jpg MillennialDIYer So it's time to clean and lubricate the chain, huh? It might not be the most glamorous job, but it's necessary if you want your chain and sprockets to live a long life. It's a pretty basic job, but if you're new to DIY motorcycle maintenance or want to see if there are any tips and tricks, keep read...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:15:31 PDT
Spirit Bottle Bike Wheel Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Spirit-Bottle-Bike-Wheel-Chandelier/
Spirit Bottle Bike Wheel Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/6HBT/JFX0C8QS/F5L6HBTJFX0C8QS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/6HBT/JFX0C8QS/F5L6HBTJFX0C8QS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/6HBT/JFX0C8QS/F5L6HBTJFX0C8QS.SMALL.jpg secretshedfreak Please vote for this instructable in the trash to treasure contest!I had seen plenty of spirit bottles turned into lamps before and during an afternoon at a friends house chatting about lights on his outdoor bar, a little nugget got stuck in my head for an idea about a chandelier involving spirit bo...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:29:24 PDT
Punisher Skull Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Punisher-Skull-Longboard/
Punisher Skull Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/AQC4/JFUAJ61Y/FK2AQC4JFUAJ61Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/AQC4/JFUAJ61Y/FK2AQC4JFUAJ61Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/AQC4/JFUAJ61Y/FK2AQC4JFUAJ61Y.SMALL.jpg bpoulton I was playing around with Auto CAD and inserting raster images on to my longboard design when i had a GLORIOUS idea of turning the front of the longboard into the Punisher Skull!!!!! Design I used Auto CAD for my design platform I imported a punisher skull on to one of my custom board designs. I...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 07:35:07 PDT