Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:18:49 PST BLOX v1.01 Handy Hole Size Checker http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-Hole-Size-Checker/
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:44:12 PST
DIY Smart TV Monitor Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smart-TV-Monitor-Stand/
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:37:30 PST
Making Chain Mail http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Chain-Mail-1/
Making Chain Mail - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/OIO1/JA8JESO6/FZ2OIO1JA8JESO6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/OIO1/JA8JESO6/FZ2OIO1JA8JESO6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/OIO1/JA8JESO6/FZ2OIO1JA8JESO6.SMALL.jpg matthewgal In this instructable I will go through two ways of making Chain Mail. will go over the best way to make Chain Mail.I will go through two ways of making Chain Mail and you will learn the fastest way of make it. Where to Buy the Rings Go to TheRingLord. The rings you want are the 12ga 1/2'' ID AB1...
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:01:26 PST
Briar Smoking Pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Briar-Smoking-Pipe/
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:54:50 PST
Magical Starry Night Light W/ Wood, Foamboard & Fairy Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Magical-Starry-Night-Light-W-Wood-Foamboard-Fairy-/
Magical Starry Night Light W/ Wood, Foamboard & Fairy Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/J7MP/JA8JOKBP/FG2J7MPJA8JOKBP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/J7MP/JA8JOKBP/FG2J7MPJA8JOKBP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/J7MP/JA8JOKBP/FG2J7MPJA8JOKBP.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar I wanted to make an interesting night light featuring the stars and constellations, and I wanted it to be a pretty easy build that anyone could make. So for this project I decided to work with foam board and then add some wood accents to make it more stable and add some nice contrast.Products & Tool...
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:13:30 PST
TreeHouse http://www.instructables.com/id/TreeHouse-1/
TreeHouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/05RG/JA8JO4XB/F7P05RGJA8JO4XB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/05RG/JA8JO4XB/F7P05RGJA8JO4XB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/05RG/JA8JO4XB/F7P05RGJA8JO4XB.SMALL.jpg ClenseYourPallet The Tree House. What could be cooler to a young boy or girl than a tree house? There is just something about having a structure in a tree that is really alluring. I remember dreaming about my perfect tree house when I was young. I came up with all sorts of things that would be included in my tree ho...
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:16:58 PST
Saw Dust Wood Filler http://www.instructables.com/id/Saw-Dust-Wood-Filler/
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 06:44:53 PST
How to Antique Furniture With Glaze - a DIY Made Easy #GildingWax http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Antique-Furniture-With-Glaze-a-DIY-Made-Eas/
How to Antique Furniture With Glaze - a DIY Made Easy #GildingWax - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/PQIP/JA8JENCP/FUQPQIPJA8JENCP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/PQIP/JA8JENCP/FUQPQIPJA8JENCP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/PQIP/JA8JENCP/FUQPQIPJA8JENCP.SMALL.jpg Doingitwithjason How To Antique Glaze Furniture you might wanna check this video out. It is DIY made Easy and doing it with jason will show you how!I also, use gilding wax to add some hints of silver and help make the furniture pop. You can also thin out some paint and use it as a glaze. And then you will be antiqui...
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:28:41 PST
Reclaimed Pallet Fish Tank Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Pallet-Fish-Tank-Stand/
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:35:28 PST
Simple Corner Clamp Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Corner-Clamp-Jig/
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:40:08 PST
Spray Paint Stencil Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-Paint-Stencil-Stand/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 20:00:00 PST
Pallet Wood Kubotan (or Just a Key Chain Dowel) :-) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Kubotan-or-Just-a-Key-Chain-Dowel-/
Pallet Wood Kubotan (or Just a Key Chain Dowel) :-) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/1WA8/JA8JEI6N/FRH1WA8JA8JEI6N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/1WA8/JA8JEI6N/FRH1WA8JA8JEI6N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/1WA8/JA8JEI6N/FRH1WA8JA8JEI6N.SMALL.jpg dekeros I had some pallet wood leftover from an earlier project so I made this easy but handy kubotan from pallet wood. The wood itself happened to be oak, so I wanted to use it rather than throwing it away. This project requiers a few tools and no lathe.If you want to know what a kubotan is I recommend thi...
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 03:00:15 PST
16 Tons Hydraulic Press http://www.instructables.com/id/16-Tons-Hydraulic-Press/
16 Tons Hydraulic Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/LCVO/JA8JEBN8/F1HLCVOJA8JEBN8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/LCVO/JA8JEBN8/F1HLCVOJA8JEBN8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/LCVO/JA8JEBN8/F1HLCVOJA8JEBN8.SMALL.jpg MadSkillzz Press thing is not the first need, but many are useful in the household. Especially people who like to tinker in a garage or a workshop. While making it very easy. Make a foundation For the base we use the channel. Everything is simple, we weld a rectangular structure with movable part in the mid...
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 01:36:41 PST
Up Cycling Shutters Into a Tote With Hand Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-Cycling-Shutters-Into-a-Tote-With-Hand-Tools/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:10:53 PST
(Lasers & Lathe) Wooden Magnifying Glasses - Corporate Awards http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasers-Lathe-Wooden-Magnifying-Glasses-Corporate-A/
(Lasers & Lathe) Wooden Magnifying Glasses - Corporate Awards - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/X96X/JA8JLTIA/FHJX96XJA8JLTIA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/X96X/JA8JLTIA/FHJX96XJA8JLTIA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/X96X/JA8JLTIA/FHJX96XJA8JLTIA.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks A set of 6 corporate awards made from a combination of black walnut and white oak. The bases and handles were turned on the lathe, and the head of the magnifying glasses was cut on the laser. The lens part was salvaged from some cheap plastic magnifying glasses. The client wanted it so the magnifyin...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 20:54:40 PST
Corner Bench With Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Corner-Bench-With-Storage/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:22:53 PST
Potter's Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Potters-Wheel/
Potter's Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/C5NK/JA8JEHCV/F9MC5NKJA8JEHCV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/C5NK/JA8JEHCV/F9MC5NKJA8JEHCV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/C5NK/JA8JEHCV/F9MC5NKJA8JEHCV.SMALL.jpg MadSkillzz In this instructable I tell how to make a simple and cheap potter's wheel for fun. It was going to try myself in the potter's craft and not for the professional activity. On this reason all was going quickly and crookedly :-) What we need The main thing is hub and brake disc with bearing. Lets ...
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 02:50:26 PST
Jump Starting Car With Drill's Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Jump-Starting-Car-With-Drills-Battery/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:08:40 PST
Indestructible Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Indestructible-Coffee-Table/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:50:01 PST
Magnetic Burr Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Burr-Holder/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:35:58 PST
"Organized Mess" Bedroom Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Organized-Mess-Bedroom-Desk/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:30:29 PST
Drillholder http://www.instructables.com/id/Drillholder/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 04:26:31 PST
Giant Shelves Made From 2x4s and Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Shelves-Made-From-2x4s-and-Plywood/
Giant Shelves Made From 2x4s and Plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/1YRL/JA8JKV39/FAA1YRLJA8JKV39.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/1YRL/JA8JKV39/FAA1YRLJA8JKV39.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/1YRL/JA8JKV39/FAA1YRLJA8JKV39.SMALL.jpg andrew_reuter My home features a dry, finished basement. But when we moved in, it was basically one giant, open, wasted space.My wife, Abby, and I decided one way to fix this would be to build some custom shelves in the back of the main area. The ceiling there drops down a level underneath a sunken living room an...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 22:52:02 PST
How to Do an Oil Change http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Do-an-Oil-Change/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:57:07 PST
Mini Keg Lamp Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Keg-Lamp-Shade/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 04:16:11 PST
Mechanical Wood Toy Using a Laser Cutter. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Wood-Toy-Using-a-Laser-Cutter/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 04:18:04 PST
Rickety Pull-Up Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Rickety-Pull-Up-Bar/
Rickety Pull-Up Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/PVZ5/JA8JBBEX/FOYPVZ5JA8JBBEX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/PVZ5/JA8JBBEX/FOYPVZ5JA8JBBEX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/PVZ5/JA8JBBEX/FOYPVZ5JA8JBBEX.SMALL.jpg Angus Fergusson2 So imagine this...You’re been at boarding school for the last half of forever and you finally come home for half-term. During this time at school you have developed a craving to get your hands dirty and make something...That was me and the Pull-Up bar provided some entertainment. So I hope you enjoy...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 22:34:11 PST
Rustic Wheelbarrow Flower Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Wheelbarrow-Flower-Planter/
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:20:33 PST
Apple Watch & iPhone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Watch-IPhone-Stand/
Apple Watch & iPhone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/VAC3/JA8JAZQH/FC1VAC3JA8JAZQH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/VAC3/JA8JAZQH/FC1VAC3JA8JAZQH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/VAC3/JA8JAZQH/FC1VAC3JA8JAZQH.SMALL.jpg jpmarth Tired of having to fish my phone charging cord from behind my night stand, and wanting something to set my watch on while it charges, I made a single stand for both.Already having some extra pieces of white oak from a tree cut down near our house, I decided to use those pieces in the build.ITEMS USE...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:19:27 PST
Abstract Table Top: IKEA Remake http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Desk-Top-Remodel/
Abstract Table Top: IKEA Remake - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/OR38/JA8JGJPH/FG0OR38JA8JGJPH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/OR38/JA8JGJPH/FG0OR38JA8JGJPH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/OR38/JA8JGJPH/FG0OR38JA8JGJPH.SMALL.jpg Raleighup My brother ruined the original top to his IKEA LINNMON / FINNVARD desk, so I decided to make him a new one. This utilizes all the original parts except for the desktop itself.You can build this entire project with only hand-held tools! Building The first step was to build the desktop. I used 2" x...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:49:18 PST
French Cleat Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/French-Cleat-Wall/
French Cleat Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/HBQ6/JA8JINBY/FR7HBQ6JA8JINBY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/HBQ6/JA8JINBY/FR7HBQ6JA8JINBY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/HBQ6/JA8JINBY/FR7HBQ6JA8JINBY.SMALL.jpg MrCraft saw an instructable on the internet about an french cleat wall The workshop In the old workshop, I had distributed my equipment to various cabinets and shelves. In the new workshop, I brought only the workbench, the plates of the tool wall and plate for the assortment boxes. So I got heavy duty s...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:31:45 PST
Hold Down Toggle Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hold-Down-Toggle-Clamp/
Hold Down Toggle Clamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/VTT0/JA8JINZZ/F7CVTT0JA8JINZZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/VTT0/JA8JINZZ/F7CVTT0JA8JINZZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/VTT0/JA8JINZZ/F7CVTT0JA8JINZZ.SMALL.jpg MrCraft After I saw in the forum an inserted link from Stromer to me about so-called hold down toggle clamps, I decided to recreate them in principle. A CNC portal milling machine would be predestined for this project. But since I do not own one, or have a possibility of use, I first built a prototype for ...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:44:55 PST
The Making of Flametongue-- Ma Brand. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Making-of-Flametongue-Ma-Brand/
The Making of Flametongue-- Ma Brand. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/8FVN/JA8JH4XI/F718FVNJA8JH4XI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/8FVN/JA8JH4XI/F718FVNJA8JH4XI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/8FVN/JA8JH4XI/F718FVNJA8JH4XI.SMALL.jpg Brokk Styrkur I like to mark my stuff as mine. I just do. It comes from having four other siblings, methinks. So I make my stuff mine, in as many ways as possible. But I've had this idea in the back of my head, playing ping-pong with my other ideas. So I decided to slap it out. So here you go. Btw, it's worth ...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 18:29:16 PST
Workshop Air Purifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Air-Purifier/
Workshop Air Purifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F23/3YSY/JA8JISUR/F233YSYJA8JISUR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F23/3YSY/JA8JISUR/F233YSYJA8JISUR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F23/3YSY/JA8JISUR/F233YSYJA8JISUR.SMALL.jpg MrCraft The cold season is getting closer. In the summer I tinkered with open garage doors, because the dust was not such a big problem. Now it's getting cold, the amount of dust has to be reduced. My solution to this problem is an air filter, which is attached to the ceiling. Due to the shape and orientati...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 01:49:53 PST
Bosch GSR1440 Cordless Drill Motor Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bosch-GSR1440-Cordless-Drill-Motor-Repair/
Bosch GSR1440 Cordless Drill Motor Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/W6S2/JA8JBE55/FCLW6S2JA8JBE55.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/W6S2/JA8JBE55/FCLW6S2JA8JBE55.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/W6S2/JA8JBE55/FCLW6S2JA8JBE55.SMALL.jpg leo smout Hello, i repaired my cordless drill and like to share it.In my case the motor got broken, i took it out and tested it on 12 volt car battery.and smoke came out of the motor, so it was very clear.Order a new motor, i found mine on ebayhttps://www.ebay.com/itm/RS550-Motor-12-Teeth-Gear...I did order 1...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 01:35:09 PST
Metal Firewood Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Firewood-Rack/
Metal Firewood Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/B1QW/JA8JFJ37/FLEB1QWJA8JFJ37.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/B1QW/JA8JFJ37/FLEB1QWJA8JFJ37.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/B1QW/JA8JFJ37/FLEB1QWJA8JFJ37.SMALL.jpg diverdale My wife and I have been eyeballing a little firewood rack to go beside the fireplace. As it stands today, when I bring in an armload of logs from outside, I just put them on the floor. The racks we've seen for sale at big boxy type stores all seem cheaply made and over priced. I recently purchases a...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:12:44 PST
Hangingbar http://www.instructables.com/id/Hangingbar/
Hangingbar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/BBPC/JA8JAF7S/FT9BBPCJA8JAF7S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/BBPC/JA8JAF7S/FT9BBPCJA8JAF7S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/BBPC/JA8JAF7S/FT9BBPCJA8JAF7S.SMALL.jpg MrCraft I have seen this on Youtube and have rebuild itThe shelf also offers the possibility to record glasses Cutting the Woodpieces First of all cut all required wooden parts for the base plate 8 pinewood 430x140x18 2 pine wood 840x140x18 2 pine wood 630x140x18 2 pinewood 1120x100x18 Baseplate Next ...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:17:44 PST
Drillshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Drillshelf/
Drillshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/MCIM/JA8JACT8/FIDMCIMJA8JACT8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/MCIM/JA8JACT8/FIDMCIMJA8JACT8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/MCIM/JA8JACT8/FIDMCIMJA8JACT8.SMALL.jpg MrCraft Simple, fast and cheap, BUT effective.Universally populated and exchangeable slot system for clear arrangement of the tools. The slot strips are easy to replace and replace with others if necessary. I refrain from specifying dimensions, as everyone should decide for themselves, how he can use it ......
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:59:41 PST
Mini Hand Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Hand-Plane/
Mini Hand Plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/F7ZN/JA8JA7YL/FWBF7ZNJA8JA7YL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/F7ZN/JA8JA7YL/FWBF7ZNJA8JA7YL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/F7ZN/JA8JA7YL/FWBF7ZNJA8JA7YL.SMALL.jpg MrCraft Here is the step by step for a mini hand plane Plane iron I started with the plane iron. It should be hard and sharpenable. There had to be the last bit of the blade of an old kitchen knife.With the angle grinder, I roughly cut the shape, always making sure that the material does not get too hot ...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:40:42 PST
DIY Bed With Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bed-With-Storage/
DIY Bed With Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/J1LL/JA8JAC3H/FTVJ1LLJA8JAC3H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/J1LL/JA8JAC3H/FTVJ1LLJA8JAC3H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/J1LL/JA8JAC3H/FTVJ1LLJA8JAC3H.SMALL.jpg fixthisbuildthat In this Instructable I'll show you how to make DIY Bed with storage. This twin daybed was for my daughter and she really loves it. It's an involved but easy build with simple joinery and materials available from the home center.Be sure to watch the video above, and if you like it please subscribe ...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:54:03 PST
DIY Metal & Pallet Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Metal-Pallet-Coffee-Table/
DIY Metal & Pallet Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/3XKI/JA8JA08D/FYA3XKIJA8JA08D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/3XKI/JA8JA08D/FYA3XKIJA8JA08D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/3XKI/JA8JA08D/FYA3XKIJA8JA08D.SMALL.jpg Woodness Goodness This is an awesome project. Lots of fun and plenty of room to learn some more skills! It's a great entry-level project for beginner welders or those who already have plenty experience. Cost me around $80 in steel and free pallet wood. Turned out great! Enjoy!***Please use every tool with caution and...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:05:27 PST
7 Step Ladder! http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Step-Ladder/
7 Step Ladder! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/SVCJ/JA8J9MQF/F7XSVCJJA8J9MQF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/SVCJ/JA8J9MQF/F7XSVCJJA8J9MQF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/SVCJ/JA8J9MQF/F7XSVCJJA8J9MQF.SMALL.jpg Sebastiaan Mollema Hi all! This is one of my smaller and simpler projects. But nontheless relevant or interesting. The thought behind this was. Why buy a aluminium ladder if I could make one specific for my requirements and whishes.Here in the Netherlands buying a ladder is not cheap, the most simplest ones are 40 eur...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:14:53 PST
How to Make a Toy Deer! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Toy-Deer/
How to Make a Toy Deer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/5H8K/JA8JFC64/FVM5H8KJA8JFC64.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/5H8K/JA8JFC64/FVM5H8KJA8JFC64.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/5H8K/JA8JFC64/FVM5H8KJA8JFC64.SMALL.jpg jrtrusse By: Jon Trussell Step 1: Gather Your Materials Tools1. Band saw, for cutting out template and toy.2. Drill press for drilling axle holes.3. Drill bits, you will size it in a future step.4. 1" belt sander for sanding the toy.5. Router table with 1/4" round over bit.6. SAFETY GOG...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:54:55 PST
Stainless Steel Stair Guard Rail Build & Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Stainless-Steel-Stair-Guard-Rail-Build-Installatio/
Stainless Steel Stair Guard Rail Build & Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/FQCB/JA8JB3YU/FINFQCBJA8JB3YU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/FQCB/JA8JB3YU/FINFQCBJA8JB3YU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/FQCB/JA8JB3YU/FINFQCBJA8JB3YU.SMALL.jpg AMbros Custom Hello and the warm welcome to the instructable community. This my 16th instructable and in this instructable, I am going to build stairs hand/guard rail for my newly constructed upper floor.this is one of my biggest projects I have ever done it took almost three weeks to build.I saw various stairs r...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:22:51 PST
Reclaimed Librarian's Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Librarians-Table/
Reclaimed Librarian's Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6D1A/JA7I1EBY/FEE6D1AJA7I1EBY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6D1A/JA7I1EBY/FEE6D1AJA7I1EBY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6D1A/JA7I1EBY/FEE6D1AJA7I1EBY.SMALL.jpg schnurrbart My mother has worked in early childhood education almost all of her life, and currently is a Reading Specialist at the elementary school I attended as a kid, working out of a room connected to their library. A while back, the library decided to update their database and move to an electronic system...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:26:03 PST
The $1 Pliers Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-1-Pliers-Rack/
The $1 Pliers Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/O1EQ/JA7HT3CL/F47O1EQJA7HT3CL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/O1EQ/JA7HT3CL/F47O1EQJA7HT3CL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/O1EQ/JA7HT3CL/F47O1EQJA7HT3CL.SMALL.jpg work_simple I've been looking at making a rack for my drawer full of pliers. For a long time they've been kinda floating on top of each other. I've seen plans here and on youtube to make your own, but they seemed too labor intensive. Call me lazy, but I don't want to spend an hour making a rack for my pliers...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:20:43 PST
Bend Brake http://www.instructables.com/id/Bend-Brake/
Bend Brake - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/XHN6/JA7HY14Y/F4MXHN6JA7HY14Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/XHN6/JA7HY14Y/F4MXHN6JA7HY14Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/XHN6/JA7HY14Y/F4MXHN6JA7HY14Y.SMALL.jpg MrCraft This curb can be easily clamped in the vise. Before you clamp them too hard, the sheet metal must be inserted as far as the sheet has to be folded. Then tighten the vise and tighten the two M8 screws at the ends. Then you need only pull on the lever and press down. Maximum 90 ° so if you have less, ...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 04:20:05 PST
Garage Overhead Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Overhead-Shelf/
Garage Overhead Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/453R/JA7HSFGT/FFF453RJA7HSFGT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/453R/JA7HSFGT/FFF453RJA7HSFGT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/453R/JA7HSFGT/FFF453RJA7HSFGT.SMALL.jpg jpmarth Our garage isn't very wide, but has 10.5' ceilings. This gives us a lot of room to store things up high and out of the way. Since my plan was to hang yard tools below the shelf, I decided to anchor the shelves from the ceiling to keep the space below open. Also, I had to leave some space to work ...
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Sun, 19 Nov 2017 19:49:09 PST
Lathe Tail-stock DRO. ( Showing Phases of the Design Process) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-Tail-stock-DRO-Showing-Phases-of-the-Design-/
Lathe Tail-stock DRO. ( Showing Phases of the Design Process) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/JFA1/JA7HSP2S/F0YJFA1JA7HSP2S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/JFA1/JA7HSP2S/F0YJFA1JA7HSP2S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/JFA1/JA7HSP2S/F0YJFA1JA7HSP2S.SMALL.jpg rog8811 I had a job to do that required 24 items drilled and rebored to the same depth to a close tolerance. The dial on the handle of the tail-stock, though accurate, is a faf to zero every time I started a new hole, I needed a DRO (Digital Read Out) which can be zero'd with the touch of a button.First pic...
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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 02:29:19 PST
Cherry Log Floating Wrap-around Fireplace Mantel http://www.instructables.com/id/Cherry-Log-Floating-Fireplace-Mantel/
Cherry Log Floating Wrap-around Fireplace Mantel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/0MUN/JA7HXATO/F9D0MUNJA7HXATO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/0MUN/JA7HXATO/F9D0MUNJA7HXATO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/0MUN/JA7HXATO/F9D0MUNJA7HXATO.SMALL.jpg Robin Koontz There are a lot of terrific and helpful ideas on Instructables for installing a floating wood shelf. Here’s what I did that’s a bit different when using a substantial chunk of wood. My mantel also has mitered wrap-around corners which you don't often see, but that's the look I wanted.Bitter cherry,...
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Sun, 19 Nov 2017 18:12:47 PST