Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 18 Apr 2015 19:49:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 Homemade Sanding Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Sanding-Blocks/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:50:30 PDT
Jurassic Park Gate Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Jurassic-Park-Gate-Headboard/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:21:36 PDT
Magnetic Floor/Yard Cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-FloorYard-Cleaner/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:32:16 PDT
Luxury Shower - Under $60 http://www.instructables.com/id/Luxury-Shower-Under-60/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:45:48 PDT
Drill a hole lengthwise through a dowel http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-a-hole-lengthwise-though-a-dowel/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:14:31 PDT
Wooden Gun Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Gun-Rack/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:41:56 PDT
Picture Frame Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Frame-Desk-Lamp/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:14:20 PDT
Make a Hair Appliance Storage Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hair-Appliance-Storage-Shelf/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:32:18 PDT
Create Your Own Solar Powered Mason Jar Nightlight from Junk http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Your-Own-Solar-Powered-Mason-Jar-Nightlight/
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Sun, 26 May 2013 10:03:32 PDT
DIY Making Beeswax Polish for Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Making-Beeswax-Polish-for-Furniture/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 00:12:47 PDT
Low Cost All Purpose Target Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-All-Purpose-Target-Board/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 19:30:26 PDT
An easy way to hang string lights outside http://www.instructables.com/id/An-easy-way-to-hang-string-lights-outside/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 09:14:05 PDT
Garage Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Workbench-1/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 22:32:49 PDT
action figure lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/action-figure-lamp/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:34:19 PDT
Mosaic Table (Made from upcycled materials) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosaic-Table-Made-from-upcycled-materials/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:36:27 PDT
Wood Pallet Mini Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Pallet-Mini-Bar/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 13:50:43 PDT
Reclaimed wood bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-wood-bench/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 18:15:02 PDT
Flamingo Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Flamingo-Lamp/
Flamingo Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/XY72/I8EBG922/FT6XY72I8EBG922.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/XY72/I8EBG922/FT6XY72I8EBG922.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/XY72/I8EBG922/FT6XY72I8EBG922.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch Create some mood lighting with this novelty flamingo lamp! Collect your supplies I had a floor lamp that I never used and that ended up being the base for this project. Here is a complete list of supplies you'll need:Pink flamingoUtility knifePink spray paintAluminum canSmall flexible LED lamp (I...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 19:36:28 PDT
DIY Video Lights from an Old Fluorescent Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Video-Lights-from-an-Old-Fluorescent-Light/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 12:42:54 PDT
Hylian Shield (OOT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hylian-Shield-OOT/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 12:43:10 PDT
How-To: Customize Your Compost Bin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Customize-Your-Compost-Bin/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:06:07 PDT
Garden Sink http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Sink/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 11:37:20 PDT
Machining A Tailstock Die Holder For The Sherline Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Machining-A-Tailstock-Die-Holder-For-The-Sherline-/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 19:17:09 PDT
How to Forge a Khopesh http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Forge-a-Khopesh/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 19:55:00 PDT
Dog Kennel End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Kennel-End-Table/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 09:00:45 PDT
Inside To Outside Lawn Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Inside-To-Outside-Lawn-Chair/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 16:04:46 PDT
Bamboo chair mat http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-chair-mat/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 07:41:35 PDT
Gerber Multi-Tool "Covert Entry" Tool mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Gerber-Multi-Tool-Covert-Entry-Mod/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 03:50:54 PDT
Pi beer bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-beer-bottle-opener/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 06:45:21 PDT
LED Strip Bias Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strip-Bias-Lighting/
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By: MaterialBall

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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 12:25:55 PDT
Beer glass holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-glass-holder/
Beer glass holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/SGEZ/I88LP6I6/F5SSGEZI88LP6I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/SGEZ/I88LP6I6/F5SSGEZI88LP6I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/SGEZ/I88LP6I6/F5SSGEZI88LP6I6.SMALL.jpg GNico If you want to save space in your kitchen and stack your beautiful beer glasses in a stylish way, this instructables is for you !The building only needs basics tools, such as :- Jigsaw- Circular saw- Drill- Sander / Sand paper-(facultative but useful : a plane)Obviously, if you have better tools lik...
By: GNico

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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 12:33:29 PDT
Mjölnir Multi-2-l http://www.instructables.com/id/Mjölnir-Multi2tool/
Mjölnir Multi-2-l - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PD3K/I8861GSJ/FNXPD3KI8861GSJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PD3K/I8861GSJ/FNXPD3KI8861GSJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PD3K/I8861GSJ/FNXPD3KI8861GSJ.SMALL.jpg bricobart I've always been a fan of wearable tools. Useful design. Wear it & use it - that kind of spirit.For example. Why wearing a pendant just because it's 'nice'? Or 'cool'? Or 'awesome'? Too bad, no? Same reflection about bracelets. Why wearing a bracelet just because it makes your fore-arms look more ma...
By: bricobart

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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 12:58:18 PDT
Tree trunk trivet (for starters or kids) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-trunk-trivet-for-starters-or-kids/
Tree trunk trivet (for starters or kids) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/DPQR/I8861EBR/F9TDPQRI8861EBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/DPQR/I8861EBR/F9TDPQRI8861EBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/DPQR/I8861EBR/F9TDPQRI8861EBR.SMALL.jpg sir woodster in this instructable i am going to make a simple table mat from a tree trunk. in fact it is so simple you can make it with kids age 7 and up. mark the trunk first you have to mark where you are going to cut.the thickness is not supper imported but try making it about 1-2 cm thick. If you are a st...
By: sir woodster

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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 10:09:38 PDT
Rotating Bin Composter http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Bin-Composter/
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By: Verga

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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 10:57:46 PDT
Toy Storage Unit/Window Seat made from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-Storage-UnitWindow-Seat-made-from-Pallets/
Toy Storage Unit/Window Seat made from Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/P4Z3/I86LPAM0/FR4P4Z3I86LPAM0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/P4Z3/I86LPAM0/FR4P4Z3I86LPAM0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/P4Z3/I86LPAM0/FR4P4Z3I86LPAM0.SMALL.jpg ziggnaff We needed some way of storing all the toys my children play with but wanted it to blend in with the rest of our furniture in the lounge room. After making a bookcase out of pallet wood I decided to construct this toy storage unit/window seat using a similar method. Gather your equipment Materi...
By: ziggnaff

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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 22:12:19 PDT
17 Cool Ways to Use Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/17-Cool-Ways-to-Use-Clamps/
17 Cool Ways to Use Clamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/AF0P/I86UDTXI/FSMAF0PI86UDTXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/AF0P/I86UDTXI/FSMAF0PI86UDTXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/AF0P/I86UDTXI/FSMAF0PI86UDTXI.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Clamps are great to use for all kinds of different jobs, no matter whether you need an extra pair of hands around, you want to organize, or you just need some clever solutions for different projects. Here are 17 cool ways of using clamps that'll make your life easier! Clamping & Holding 1. Clamp ...
By: darbinorvar

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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 07:53:08 PDT
Powerful laminated wood slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Powerful-laminated-wood-slingshot/
Powerful laminated wood slingshot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/YN9E/I82VTXN8/FNPYN9EI82VTXN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/YN9E/I82VTXN8/FNPYN9EI82VTXN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/YN9E/I82VTXN8/FNPYN9EI82VTXN8.SMALL.jpg chilihook I have been a fan of the Slingshot Channel on YouTube and of Joerg Sprave and his creations for awhile now. After becoming comfortable with shaping wood using a bandsaw, belt sander, scrollsaw, and of course, elbow grease I felt I'd be ready to give one of these a shot. There are lots of great vi...
By: chilihook

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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 11:06:26 PDT
Turn a Cable Spool into a Side Table / Dog&Cat Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Cable-Spool-into-a-Side-Table-Dog-Bed/
Turn a Cable Spool into a Side Table / Dog&Cat Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/D9DM/I85QQY6T/FMQD9DMI85QQY6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/D9DM/I85QQY6T/FMQD9DMI85QQY6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/D9DM/I85QQY6T/FMQD9DMI85QQY6T.SMALL.jpg sanni104 This is my first intructable, so please bear with me and I welcome any suggestions you may have to make this better.I saw this spool on a construction site and knew right away that I wanted it for something! That's how it usually starts... It sat in our garage for almost a year, since I didn't have ...
By: sanni104

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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 15:17:08 PDT
Adjustable Notebook Riser / Laptop or Tablet stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Notebook-Riser-Laptop-or-Tablet-stand/
Adjustable Notebook Riser / Laptop or Tablet stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/VCHK/I85QNZHG/FVYVCHKI85QNZHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/VCHK/I85QNZHG/FVYVCHKI85QNZHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/VCHK/I85QNZHG/FVYVCHKI85QNZHG.SMALL.jpg JangoJarango this is a sleek, lightweight and portable notebook riser / laptop stand / tablet stand I designed and put together in a few hours at the Nottingham Hackspace. I've been using and refining this for a while now so I thought I should share it with the world :)I have used: 3mm plywood and a laser cutte...
By: JangoJarango

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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 09:01:36 PDT
Lawn Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawn-Chair/
Lawn Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/07KX/I84BHS1E/FKF07KXI84BHS1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/07KX/I84BHS1E/FKF07KXI84BHS1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/07KX/I84BHS1E/FKF07KXI84BHS1E.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Sitting on the lawn is a great way to get outside, catch some sun, and say 'hi' to the neighbors. I recently moved into an apartment that doesn't have a lawn and I really miss sitting outside and reading. I built the lawn chair so that I could enjoy my favorite parts about my old lawn inside or on t...
By: CobyUnger

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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 00:39:26 PDT
Fitness trainer for wheelchair users (Kabelboy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitness-trainer-for-wheelchair-users-Kabelboy/
Fitness trainer for wheelchair users (Kabelboy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/9960/I834UY2V/F489960I834UY2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/9960/I834UY2V/F489960I834UY2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/9960/I834UY2V/F489960I834UY2V.SMALL.jpg kabelbaum255 This gadget is to move a wheelchair in place for fitness purposes. It consists of 2 rollers made of tubes that carry the wheelchair, a chain and a flying wheel that extends the movement of the user. To enter or more precisely climb the gadget, there is a brake and a ramp. Unclimbing or leaving the g...
By: kabelbaum255

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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 15:33:56 PDT
Wooden Travel Mug http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Travel-Mug/
Wooden Travel Mug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/ZWES/I84BEG9Z/FGKZWESI84BEG9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/ZWES/I84BEG9Z/FGKZWESI84BEG9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/ZWES/I84BEG9Z/FGKZWESI84BEG9Z.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger The wooden travel mug is a great intermediate level wood turning project with a really nice and functional end result. The necessary materials for this project are a 4 by 4 by 10 inch piece of wood some epoxy and a travel mug insert from Woodcraft.You will also need a wood lathe with a Jacobs Chuck ...
By: CobyUnger

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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 16:52:38 PDT
Bat-Box from a Reclaimed Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Bat-Box-from-Reclaimed-Pallet/
Bat-Box from a Reclaimed Pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/F9OX/I84B9HJG/F3WF9OXI84B9HJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/F9OX/I84B9HJG/F3WF9OXI84B9HJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/F9OX/I84B9HJG/F3WF9OXI84B9HJG.SMALL.jpg Renard_Bleu Nana-nana-nana-nana Bat Box! This project provides a much needed home for the commonly misunderstood and under-appreciated flying mammals. Why would I want to harbor these flying rodents on or near my property? Bats are very efficient hunters; most consume up to 50% of their body weight in insect...
By: Renard_Bleu

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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 16:09:18 PDT
Modular Vertical Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Vertical-Garden/
Modular Vertical Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/K62J/I834W2PP/F2IK62JI834W2PP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/K62J/I834W2PP/F2IK62JI834W2PP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/K62J/I834W2PP/F2IK62JI834W2PP.SMALL.jpg MichaelB39 I wanted to build a vertical garden that I could attach to my fence, but with planter boxes that were removable so I could more easily share the gardening experience with my 3 year old. Unable to find specific plans online, I made my own, inspired by images found online that didn't have any instruct...
By: MichaelB39

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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 20:34:41 PDT
Cell phone tripod mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Cell-phone-tripod-amount/
Cell phone tripod mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/91DY/I83LGE4F/FE491DYI83LGE4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/91DY/I83LGE4F/FE491DYI83LGE4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/91DY/I83LGE4F/FE491DYI83LGE4F.SMALL.jpg hboom I made this tripod mount for my Samsung. But you can use any other phone insted. What you need is..... 1. A cell phone cover2. A piece a plywood 120 x 200 x 6 mm3. Block of wood 70 x 40 x 20 mm4. 1/4" nut5. Conctruction glue ( epoxy will work too )ScrollsawSandpaperdrillbits Watch the instruc...
By: hboom

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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 22:04:17 PDT
Magnetic Utility Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Bracelet/
Magnetic Utility Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/3VC1/I8H6D5YX/F3F3VC1I8H6D5YX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/3VC1/I8H6D5YX/F3F3VC1I8H6D5YX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/3VC1/I8H6D5YX/F3F3VC1I8H6D5YX.SMALL.jpg TheCarrotKing Are you ready to feel like the next Magneto with this super powered bracelet?No? Well how about Magneto's 2nd cousin Roger that always wanted a super cool bracelet with magnetic properties? Yes? Well, than consider yourself lucky.This handy bracelet will allow you to place nails, nuts, screws, prett...
By: TheCarrotKing

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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 17:42:15 PDT
bamboo wine holder http://www.instructables.com/id/bamboo-wine-holder/
bamboo wine holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/VO1L/I84B924L/F7WVO1LI84B924L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/VO1L/I84B924L/F7WVO1LI84B924L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/VO1L/I84B924L/F7WVO1LI84B924L.SMALL.jpg sakwijaya lets make bamboo wine holder without glue Tools and Material Tools :- saw- axe- sandpaper - carver- brush- glasses- Furnish- hammerMaterials :-bamboo Making main body holder the making of main body holder (wine body holder) main body holder size : 30 cm x 12 cmuse sandpaper cc320cw for the tu...
By: sakwijaya

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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 08:45:04 PDT
Dragon's Tail Carved Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragons-Tail-Carved-Bracelet/
Dragon's Tail Carved Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/6H8Y/I84B895D/F4X6H8YI84B895D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/6H8Y/I84B895D/F4X6H8YI84B895D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/6H8Y/I84B895D/F4X6H8YI84B895D.SMALL.jpg MissionSRX This one began as a modification of the Celtic knot pendent I put together a few weeks ago. While sketching the pendent, I kept thinking about new ways to change the bands as they wrapped around the carving. For this project, if you started with the old carving, drove your hand through the center an...
By: MissionSRX

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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 05:48:12 PDT
Shop made angle clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-made-angle-clamps/
Shop made angle clamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/ZAN7/I81GIIU1/F9MZAN7I81GIIU1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/ZAN7/I81GIIU1/F9MZAN7I81GIIU1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/ZAN7/I81GIIU1/F9MZAN7I81GIIU1.SMALL.jpg ernstp A square is an invaluable tool to make sure your marks and cuts are really square. But often this is not enough. You have to make sure your workpiece stays square during assembly. To solve this problem I built my own angle clamps. They are actually very easy to make. Cut the squares First I'm cut...
By: ernstp

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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 07:42:28 PDT
Scrap Bin Rigid Heddle Loom http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Bin-Rigid-Heddle-Loom/
Scrap Bin Rigid Heddle Loom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/DGE4/I81V2DJC/F89DGE4I81V2DJC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/DGE4/I81V2DJC/F89DGE4I81V2DJC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/DGE4/I81V2DJC/F89DGE4I81V2DJC.SMALL.jpg JWaltLayne This year our family has made the decision not to buy anything that we can make. Along with that, we've stepped up learning to upcycle and repurpose the unused, unneeded and unwanted. My wife knits with recycled grocery bags and recently we discovered that they could be spun into a yarn-like poly fi...
By: JWaltLayne

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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 21:36:51 PDT