Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:46:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wooden iPhone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-iPhone-Case/
Wooden iPhone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/30X5/I08G63RA/F5R30X5I08G63RA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/30X5/I08G63RA/F5R30X5I08G63RA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/30X5/I08G63RA/F5R30X5I08G63RA.SMALL.jpg deluges Hello everyone,So my dad got a brand new iPhone 5s (already outdated now) and I know that he would never buy a case for it so I decided to take the matter in my own hands and craft one for him, so that he would feel guilty if he said he didn't want it.Although he has a 5s, you can make this case for...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:51:19 PDT
The Reclaimed Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Reclaimed-Bench/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:42:46 PDT
CHEAP vacuum forming with plastic bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/CHEAP-vacuum-forming-with-plastic-bottles/
CHEAP vacuum forming with plastic bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/FR43/I06J8PJR/F0QFR43I06J8PJR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/FR43/I06J8PJR/F0QFR43I06J8PJR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/FR43/I06J8PJR/F0QFR43I06J8PJR.SMALL.jpg Tom Howbridge This is a cool project you can do with a vacuum former and a few milk bottles,I will make an Instructable on how to make a former but for now look at others there are some great ones, Gather your quipment I have here a ;Home made vacuum formerheat guntoy figure(I got mine from Mc Donalds)And a va...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:46:29 PDT
Dark Knight Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Batman-Wall-Clock/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:41:50 PDT
Dremel Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Repair/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:49:31 PDT
No-Holes License Plate Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Holes-License-Plate-Mount/
No-Holes License Plate Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/3F0Y/I05EZCTU/F6P3F0YI05EZCTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/3F0Y/I05EZCTU/F6P3F0YI05EZCTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/3F0Y/I05EZCTU/F6P3F0YI05EZCTU.SMALL.jpg puaerotch So you bought a new car, or in my case, a new grille. It looks nice and clean and free of unsightly holes drilled in it. Then you realize that you live in one of the 31 states that require a front license plate. Before you grab your drill or let the car dealer near your front bumper, consider a c...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:26:51 PDT
Repair Tire Pressure Monitor Sensor (TPMS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Tire-Pressure-Monitor-System-TPMS/
Repair Tire Pressure Monitor Sensor (TPMS) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/548Y/I05EV9RT/F6P548YI05EV9RT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/548Y/I05EV9RT/F6P548YI05EV9RT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/548Y/I05EV9RT/F6P548YI05EV9RT.SMALL.jpg garg11 Tire pressure monitoring is mandated on all new cars.These systems are fragile and expensive to repair.After the tire stem broke off on my 2013 Nissan Altima I make researchfor a economical fix.. I was dismayed to find that the tire stem/TPM part for 2013 Nissan Altima costs more than $120. Moreov...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:37:05 PDT
Hamster Wheel Standing Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Hamster-Wheel-Standing-Desk/
Hamster Wheel Standing Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/WP7S/I05EVAOZ/FADWP7SI05EVAOZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/WP7S/I05EVAOZ/FADWP7SI05EVAOZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/WP7S/I05EVAOZ/FADWP7SI05EVAOZ.SMALL.jpg RobbGodshaw You are not reaching your current productivity potential. Numerous esteemed experts agree that standing is better than sitting and that walking is better than standing. Despite this, your workplace only provides inhumane chairs and stagnant standing desks for you to use while you struggle to get thr...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:11:10 PDT
Fix Your Keens With Gorilla Steel! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Your-Keens-With-Gorilla-Steel/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:13:28 PDT
Alfa Romeo Mailbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Alfa-Romeo-Mailbox/
Alfa Romeo Mailbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/36Z5/I04MJOPL/FQB36Z5I04MJOPL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/36Z5/I04MJOPL/FQB36Z5I04MJOPL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/36Z5/I04MJOPL/FQB36Z5I04MJOPL.SMALL.jpg Tez_Gelmir This is a 1.5mm Stainless Steel Alfa Romeo theme Mailbox for the die hard Alfa fan!The box itself is quite large at 400mm hight x 275mm wide 550mm deep with a mail slot 240mm wide to except any standard size letters comfortably.Some specialty tools required for this build:Access to laser profile cut...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:29:16 PDT
Razor Blade Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Razor-Blade-Cutter/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:52:49 PDT
Polish A 3D Printed Part Using Jewelry Polishing Techniques http://www.instructables.com/id/Polish-A-3D-Printed-Part-Using-Jewelry-Polishing-T/
Polish A 3D Printed Part Using Jewelry Polishing Techniques - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/ZAHT/I0466GC3/F1UZAHTI0466GC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/ZAHT/I0466GC3/F1UZAHTI0466GC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/ZAHT/I0466GC3/F1UZAHTI0466GC3.SMALL.jpg wei wei You might have read the instructable on how to polish big resin pieces from the Objet 3D Printers. But what if you want to polish a small but complex part? When a sander is too big and powerful for your delicate little part? In this instructable I'll demonstrate how you can polish a small 3d printed...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:57:55 PDT
Shaky Leg Power Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Shaky-Leg-Power-Generator/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:32:34 PDT
skateboard shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/skateboard-shelf-1/
skateboard shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/E24T/I03OBH1H/FW2E24TI03OBH1H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/E24T/I03OBH1H/FW2E24TI03OBH1H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/E24T/I03OBH1H/FW2E24TI03OBH1H.SMALL.jpg Oliorn Awesome idea that will make your room with a cool look, and with space to store stuff Drill drill the ceilingTighten the rods Cleaning Clean old skateboards Put nuts on the rods and add skateboards you will need about 32 nuts Nice and pretty fill your shelf with stuff you wantthis will...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 03:50:14 PDT
indoor tomato grower - bucket update http://www.instructables.com/id/indoor-tomato-grower-bucket-update/
indoor tomato grower - bucket update - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OOQ9/I028YCID/FJFOOQ9I028YCID.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OOQ9/I028YCID/FJFOOQ9I028YCID.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OOQ9/I028YCID/FJFOOQ9I028YCID.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz hello everybody,this is the first major update to my original post " indoor tomato grower ".in this instructable I will be sharing with you the progress my tomato plants made and also share with you couple of my gardening tips/tricks, such as; how to mix soil how to transplant plants how to wa...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:23:34 PDT
Building a Home Theater Room http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Home-Theater-Room/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:57:01 PDT
Transparently-thin Granite LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Transparently-thin-Granite-LED-lamp/
Transparently-thin Granite LED lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LO3C/I00TKSAM/F4QLO3CI00TKSAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LO3C/I00TKSAM/F4QLO3CI00TKSAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LO3C/I00TKSAM/F4QLO3CI00TKSAM.SMALL.jpg GordonKirkwood I got a beautiful piece of rose granite from construction junction here in pittsburgh, and noticed that it appeared to have such clear quartz crystals in it that it might transmit light if cut thin enough. I cut some wafers on the water jet, and indeed, it could be cut transparently thin!I set out...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:51:15 PDT
Simple Low Cost Desk/Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Low-Cost-DeskTable/
Simple Low Cost Desk/Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/ZQUP/I028WFDU/FTNZQUPI028WFDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/ZQUP/I028WFDU/FTNZQUPI028WFDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/ZQUP/I028WFDU/FTNZQUPI028WFDU.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a modified version of the desk from the Ana White website. Keeping with my upcycled theme, this project was built from the top of an old desk. If you prefer, the top can be made from 2x12s. I’ve also included a quick video of the build along with a PDF version of the plans.Video:Drawing:ht...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 08:21:22 PDT
Liquor rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Liquor-rack/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:38:22 PDT
Bicycle/Chainsaw Chain Damascus Steel http://www.instructables.com/id/BicycleChainsaw-Chain-Damascus-Steel/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 19:05:18 PDT
TIG welded acoustical / exponential horns http://www.instructables.com/id/TIG-welded-Exponential-Horns-and-Vortex-Cannon/
TIG welded acoustical / exponential horns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/4820/I05F3OCE/F5B4820I05F3OCE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/4820/I05F3OCE/F5B4820I05F3OCE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/4820/I05F3OCE/F5B4820I05F3OCE.SMALL.jpg GordonKirkwood Exponential Horns are amazing acoustical machines with no moving parts. They also look gorgeous. Here I'll show you how I made a metal, TIG-welded, exponential horn out of sheet metal. They work great as loudspeakers, and (my original intent) as smoke-ring cannons aka vortex-ring cannons. Whet...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:24:02 PDT
Shapeoko 2 Dust Cabinet With Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-Dust-Cabinet-With-Lighting/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:08:16 PDT
Easy Mini Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Mini-Drill-Press/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 03:11:56 PDT
Marvelous money boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Marvelous-money-boxes/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:00:58 PDT
Retro Electric Tea Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Electric-Tea-Lamp/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 06:40:52 PDT
Easy Helmet Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Helmet-Stand/
Easy Helmet Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/PDNG/HZZRN0IE/F72PDNGHZZRN0IE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/PDNG/HZZRN0IE/F72PDNGHZZRN0IE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/PDNG/HZZRN0IE/F72PDNGHZZRN0IE.SMALL.jpg sircorvus Stores rarely stock helmet stands these days (I know, shocking). Even online, the only helmet stands available are plain and overpriced. This tutorial shows you how to make a beautiful antique-looking helmet stand in a ridiculously small amount of time for an even more ridiculously cheap price. Th...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:58:30 PDT
scrap ends table http://www.instructables.com/id/scrap-ends-table/
scrap ends table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus It might be hard to believe, but this attractive end grain table was made almost entirely with scrap wood. It looks amazing and is easy to make as it doesn't matter the size or of the scrap wood you use, or that you aren't precise with your cuts. The only parts of this project I bought were a 3' ...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:42:23 PDT
Garden Bench Refurb http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Bench-Refurb/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:38:05 PDT
Gasket from Food box http://www.instructables.com/id/Gasket-from-Food-box/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 05:36:05 PDT
Solar power cordless lawn mower http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-power-cordless-lawn-mower/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:22:57 PDT
New life for an old vice. http://www.instructables.com/id/New-life-for-an-old-vice/
New life for an old vice. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/1KYV/HZYPCNUU/F6Q1KYVHZYPCNUU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/1KYV/HZYPCNUU/F6Q1KYVHZYPCNUU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/1KYV/HZYPCNUU/F6Q1KYVHZYPCNUU.SMALL.jpg digitaus I love old tools and quite often they are the right price. With a little tweaking (well sometimes a lot...) an old tool can be brought back to life and be useful for another lifetime. The quality is often superior even if they are a little slower or take up a little more room... One such tool I b...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:51:30 PDT
How to solder aluminum. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-weld-aluminum/
How to solder aluminum. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/VXBC/HZYPCJBO/FADVXBCHZYPCJBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/VXBC/HZYPCJBO/FADVXBCHZYPCJBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/VXBC/HZYPCJBO/FADVXBCHZYPCJBO.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng Up until recently I didn't know how easy it is to solder aluminum with a propane torch. The torch I'm using has a broad flame so it's probably not as efficient in heating the specific area for welding. A torch with more of a pin point would do better. In either case if you have a propane torch and b...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:04:25 PDT
Make your own wood patio furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-wood-patio-furnitrure/
Make your own wood patio furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/L3ZP/HZXYL95A/FOUL3ZPHZXYL95A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/L3ZP/HZXYL95A/FOUL3ZPHZXYL95A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/L3ZP/HZXYL95A/FOUL3ZPHZXYL95A.SMALL.jpg dezine A few months back I featured an article on making your own designer patio furniture. I did mention that this was my dream patio suite and that I would be making my own patio furniture when time allowed and I have now completed the sofa part of the suite.I had to make some modifications to the origin...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:56:51 PDT
Make Rebar Cages On-site For Concrete Piers http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Rebar-Cages-On-site-For-Concrete-Piers/
Make Rebar Cages On-site For Concrete Piers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/T2UC/HZB3K9XJ/FYCT2UCHZB3K9XJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/T2UC/HZB3K9XJ/FYCT2UCHZB3K9XJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/T2UC/HZB3K9XJ/FYCT2UCHZB3K9XJ.SMALL.jpg anarnold So, you're pouring a reinforced concrete pier foundation. The "concrete" part is easy, but you're a bit stumped as to how you can accurately place the steel reinforcement to match the design...The pro's would just fabricate a rebar "spiral" with their fancy million-dollar rebar coiling machine. (see...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:59:34 PDT
Ladder Chair / Library Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladder-Chair-Library-Chair/
Ladder Chair / Library Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/CXIW/HZXYKAXN/F5FCXIWHZXYKAXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/CXIW/HZXYKAXN/F5FCXIWHZXYKAXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/CXIW/HZXYKAXN/F5FCXIWHZXYKAXN.SMALL.jpg shazni Originally designed by Benjamin Franklin, this chair has been referred as library chair, ladder chair, convertible chair, folding step chair. What ever the name, the purpose of the chair was the same. To convert a chair quickly into a step ladder. It is a fantastically useful furniture to have in an...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 09:55:24 PDT
Making of the Philadelphia Geek Award 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-of-the-Philadelphia-Geek-Award-2014/
Making of the Philadelphia Geek Award 2014 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/YXYC/HZTOCAJM/F1QYXYCHZTOCAJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/YXYC/HZTOCAJM/F1QYXYCHZTOCAJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/YXYC/HZTOCAJM/F1QYXYCHZTOCAJM.SMALL.jpg NextFab For the past couple of years, NextFab's crew of makers joined with the geeks of Philadelphia to fabricate the physical awards for the Philadelphia Geek Awards. This time around we decided to invite the community to help with the creation of the awards, and it was a great success and a great time for...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 17:10:26 PDT
Make a wooden toy. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-wooden-toy/
Make a wooden toy. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/YE4T/HZXYJYBB/FC6YE4THZXYJYBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/YE4T/HZXYJYBB/FC6YE4THZXYJYBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/YE4T/HZXYJYBB/FC6YE4THZXYJYBB.SMALL.jpg Mesquitehigh I have my woods students create wooden toys as an introduction to working with various machines around the shop. In the wooden toy lesson, students learn to use the Bandsaw, the Drill press, Router table, and the small 1" belt sander.They end up with a heirloom toy that will last forever if taken c...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:11:38 PDT
PVC ROOF RACK ON THE CHEAP AND EASY FOR LARGE BUT LIGHT CARGO - updated http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-ROOF-RACK-ON-THE-CHEAP-AND-EASY-FOR-LARGE-BUT-/
PVC ROOF RACK ON THE CHEAP AND EASY FOR LARGE BUT LIGHT CARGO - updated - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/LY6G/HZWJ4ZUX/FZQLY6GHZWJ4ZUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/LY6G/HZWJ4ZUX/FZQLY6GHZWJ4ZUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/LY6G/HZWJ4ZUX/FZQLY6GHZWJ4ZUX.SMALL.jpg lordvellos Hello you guys, second ible and non english speaker here so still bare with me please.It all started when my wife got pregnant... As happy and amazed as I am with our little miracle (Catarina is her name) i couldn't stop thinking about all the adjustments i had to do in our life and most of them inv...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:24:11 PDT
Magneto Helmet-Xmen 1992 http://www.instructables.com/id/Magneto-Helmet-Xmen-1992/
Magneto Helmet-Xmen 1992 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/V0US/I0462JKC/F0AV0USI0462JKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/V0US/I0462JKC/F0AV0USI0462JKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/V0US/I0462JKC/F0AV0USI0462JKC.SMALL.jpg davelynham Hi there, This is my magneto helmet from the X-men cartoon back in 1992 and I'v been working on it for the past few months. I wanted to make this helmet in a way that I could make duplicates pretty easy so in this tutorial I can show you how I made block molds, silicone jackets along with a fibergl...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:24:09 PDT
Infinity LED Light-Solar Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-LED-Light-Solar-Lamp/
Infinity LED Light-Solar Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/DI4D/HZWJ6JEB/FE8DI4DHZWJ6JEB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/DI4D/HZWJ6JEB/FE8DI4DHZWJ6JEB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/DI4D/HZWJ6JEB/FE8DI4DHZWJ6JEB.SMALL.jpg kdomjan This project will help you to transform Solar Garden Light to amazing Desk Lamp :) which you will never need to charge. What you need to build it? You will need :1 working Garden Solar Lighthobby boxrechargeable AA batteries Joule Thief LED lamp or bulb Bigger Solar Panel Joule Thief You n...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:43:25 PDT
Tie rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-rack/
Tie rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/3HFH/HZV3RRIA/FUH3HFHHZV3RRIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/3HFH/HZV3RRIA/FUH3HFHHZV3RRIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/3HFH/HZV3RRIA/FUH3HFHHZV3RRIA.SMALL.jpg zamzamj My husband is very fond of Ties... :) ! It means, whenever he goes shopping he ends up buying ties. The result, even after discarding old ties...numbers doesn't come below 100 !! It is a big hassle in the mornings searching for a tie from the huge lot specially when he has a particular tie in his mi...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 21:13:47 PDT
Telescoping Tube Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Telescoping-Tube-Clamps/
Telescoping Tube Clamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/0IRL/I06J8A0Z/FDA0IRLI06J8A0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/0IRL/I06J8A0Z/FDA0IRLI06J8A0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/0IRL/I06J8A0Z/FDA0IRLI06J8A0Z.SMALL.jpg GordonKirkwood Here I show how to make telescoping tube clamp joints which allow extremely strong, light, and adjustable length and rotation connection between two tubes. Tubes can be made telescoping when one fits over the other with only small clearance. if you can squeeze the larger tube, you can make a very,...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 21:51:08 PDT
How to remove wallpaper the easy way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-wallpaper-the-easy-way/
How to remove wallpaper the easy way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/EI2Z/HZV3SJ0X/FQZEI2ZHZV3SJ0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/EI2Z/HZV3SJ0X/FQZEI2ZHZV3SJ0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/EI2Z/HZV3SJ0X/FQZEI2ZHZV3SJ0X.SMALL.jpg hip2thrift One of the most dreaded renovation projects for many people is wallpaper removal. In the past I've many different recommended methods, such as: special sprays or renting a steamer, none of which worked without lots of hours and tears. This time around, I was armed with patience and ready to have the...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 07:17:36 PDT
Using A Bench Vise To Easily Straighten and Strip Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-A-Bench-Vise-To-Straighten-and-Strip-Wire/
Using A Bench Vise To Easily Straighten and Strip Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/F72U/HZV3RGCI/FZIF72UHZV3RGCI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/F72U/HZV3RGCI/FZIF72UHZV3RGCI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/F72U/HZV3RGCI/FZIF72UHZV3RGCI.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank Effortlessly straighten a project's wire using your shop vise with no hammer, pliers, drills or muscles needed. Depending on how your workshop bench vise (vice) is mounted- a swivel base is very handy-, using it's exposed beam end as a drawbar will greatly aid you in working out kinks in reasonable...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 14:56:41 PDT
Fletch Your own Arrows http://www.instructables.com/id/Fletch-Your-own-Arrows/
Fletch Your own Arrows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/9XKS/HZUTB67S/FCT9XKSHZUTB67S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/9XKS/HZUTB67S/FCT9XKSHZUTB67S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/9XKS/HZUTB67S/FCT9XKSHZUTB67S.SMALL.jpg HandymanHammy Want to make the most of your arrows without waiting on your local pro shop to refletch them over and over again? Looking to add another skill to your archery repertoire? Fletching arrows today is relatively easy thanks to a number of different jigs designed for the job. Here is how to fletch your o...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 06:32:50 PDT
Adding a Harbor Freight 45 Watt Solar Panel to my Storage Building http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Harbor-Freight-45-Watt-Solar-Panel-to-my-/
Adding a Harbor Freight 45 Watt Solar Panel to my Storage Building - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/CPTB/HZS8YRCQ/F6TCPTBHZS8YRCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/CPTB/HZS8YRCQ/F6TCPTBHZS8YRCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/CPTB/HZS8YRCQ/F6TCPTBHZS8YRCQ.SMALL.jpg Tom Hargrave Earlier this year we bought a 10' X 20" storage building and had it delivered to the backyard. The storage building is great - I'm slowly moving things from my garage to the building, I'm doing this slowly because at the end of the day I don't want everything thrown in the building - I want some org...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 21:11:22 PDT
Bumper Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Bumper-Shelf/
Bumper Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/ZWHX/HZTO8OMG/FDXZWHXHZTO8OMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/ZWHX/HZTO8OMG/FDXZWHXHZTO8OMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/ZWHX/HZTO8OMG/FDXZWHXHZTO8OMG.SMALL.jpg tkneese42 My son, Troy was rearranging his bedroom & asked me if we could make a shelf out of an old truck bumper. We had a small original rear bumper with the mounting brackets from an IH Scout II that fit the wall space almost perfectly. He thought about getting it hung first & then making a wood shelf to t...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 06:00:40 PDT
Foldable Stool-Step [UPDATED] http://www.instructables.com/id/foldable-bench-stair/
Foldable Stool-Step [UPDATED] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SMALL.gif andrea biffi Lately I helped a friend to design a foldable stool-step. Those brilliant pieces of furniture were very common in Italy in last century, but it seems that lately they are not considered trendy and you don't see them often. In any case they are so suitable that I designed three models with small vari...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:55:34 PDT
DIY OFF GRID SOLAR SYSTEM http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-OFF-GRID-SOLAR-SYSTEM/
DIY OFF GRID SOLAR SYSTEM - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/QW0I/HX8HRPIS/FRCQW0IHX8HRPIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/QW0I/HX8HRPIS/FRCQW0IHX8HRPIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/QW0I/HX8HRPIS/FRCQW0IHX8HRPIS.SMALL.jpg deba168 Day by day the price of the solar panel falls gradually.But still installation of a complete off grid solar system is costly.So I write this instructable to get all the components of your solar system separately and assemble it all by yourself.If you are decided to install a solar panel system to co...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:00:45 PDT
How to Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Art/
How to Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/1PLA/HZU0I8L2/F621PLAHZU0I8L2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/1PLA/HZU0I8L2/F621PLAHZU0I8L2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/1PLA/HZU0I8L2/F621PLAHZU0I8L2.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura 2014 | Artist | Audrey Love from Elsewhere First off, I must extend a HUGE thanks to the Elsewhere Museum. I was fortunate enough to be granted a residency there, and it opened so many new worlds to me. I left that place with new friends, a refreshed state of mind, and a project that I was really p...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 10:10:15 PDT