Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 23:21:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 Gettin' Jiggy Widdit http://www.instructables.com/id/Gettin-Jiggy-Widdit-1/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 09:03:46 PDT
How To Put Square Cabinets In A Round Bus http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-put-square-cabinets-in-a-round-bus/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 03:01:32 PDT
Vehicle Accessory Webbing http://www.instructables.com/id/Vehicle-Accessory-Webbing/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:01:06 PDT
Display Case/ Shadowbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Display-Case-Shadowbox/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:37:02 PDT
Pirate Chest Cooler Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Chest-Cooler-Box/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:14:03 PDT
Designing and Building Beautiful RC Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-and-Building-Beautiful-RC-Airplane/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:20:30 PDT
Wood Working Primer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Working-Primer/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:36:22 PDT
Lighted Pipe-supported Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighted-Pipe-supported-Shelves/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:33:19 PDT
Making a Cutout Coin Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cutout-Coin-Necklace/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:33:27 PDT
Portable Car Table And Glovebox Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Car-Table-And-Glovebox-Kit/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 17:35:30 PDT
Make the best tweezers around http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-best-tweezers-around/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:04:07 PDT
Fun Room Update http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Room-Update/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:21:36 PDT
Make your own knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-knife/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:37:13 PDT
Improve your yard! Make a brick and stone walkway http://www.instructables.com/id/Improve-your-yard-Make-a-brick-and-stone-walkway/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 18:47:13 PDT
Tiny Handy Wood Bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Handy-Wood-Bookmark/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 05:17:53 PDT
Walnut Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-Tray/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 15:36:31 PDT
Lug Nut Wrench Extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Lug-Nut-Wrench-Extension/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:30:08 PDT
Mini Coffin http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Coffin/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:13:42 PDT
Sugru Magnetic Helping Hands http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Magnetic-Helping-Hands/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10:21:29 PDT
DIY Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wind-Turbine-2/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:43:22 PDT
Rustic Bed Frame - Queen Size http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Bed-Frame-Queen-Size/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 06:53:12 PDT
Make a Mold for your sculpt or 3D print! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Mold-for-your-sculpt-or-3D-print/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:08:06 PDT
Super hero graveyard tombstones http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-hero-graveyard-tombstones/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 03:54:14 PDT
R2D2 charcoal grill ( ChaR2D2) http://www.instructables.com/id/R2D2-charcoal-grill/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:36:55 PDT
How to Make a Tablet Mount for Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Tablet-Mount-for-Your-Car/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 20:31:37 PDT
How to clean your respirator mask http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-your-respirator-mask/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 12:43:48 PDT
Laptop Stand from hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stand-from-hanger/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:18:01 PDT
Small Cabinet Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Cabinet-Restoration/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:30:28 PDT
Pallet Wood Patio Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Patio-Table/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 05:13:52 PDT
Hand Held Non-Powered Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Held-Non-Powered-Engraver/
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By: MagicTK

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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:12:18 PDT
Dangerous Popsicle: Two-Part Silicone Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/Dangerous-Popsicle-Two-Part-Silicone-Casting/
Dangerous Popsicle: Two-Part Silicone Casting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/07P2/I0ENM5SZ/FY907P2I0ENM5SZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/07P2/I0ENM5SZ/FY907P2I0ENM5SZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/07P2/I0ENM5SZ/FY907P2I0ENM5SZ.SMALL.jpg wei wei Have you ever licked a cactus? Probably not. But it might be interesting to try it out, in another form. Time to create some special sensations for our tongues! In this instructable I'll make a cactus-inspired popsicle and demonstrate the two-part silicone casting process.Here's an instructable that...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:42:20 PDT
Mini tongs http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-tongs/
Mini tongs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/NHZE/I0DOIHMJ/FQ6NHZEI0DOIHMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/NHZE/I0DOIHMJ/FQ6NHZEI0DOIHMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/NHZE/I0DOIHMJ/FQ6NHZEI0DOIHMJ.SMALL.jpg knutknackebröd So you just got back from the battlefield and the enemy got some good stabs in, your maille shirt needs fixing so you call your slave to get your tongs only to find him slain in battle. A knight like yourself would never trouble him / herself to lug around those big bulky tongs, not when there's loo...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:36:19 PDT
Dynamic Motor Balancing - with Sugru and an iPhone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dynamic-Motor-Balancing-with-Sugru-and-an-iPhone/
Dynamic Motor Balancing - with Sugru and an iPhone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SMALL.jpg phidauex Many shop or machine tools have big motors, and many big motors VIBRATE. In some cases this is a good thing, but usually it is not. Smooth running motors last longer, make less noise, and in the case of saws or other shop tools, make better quality cuts.The best way to make your motor perform better...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:19:36 PDT
Batman lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-lamp/
Batman lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/1WQ1/I0ENK8IR/FSZ1WQ1I0ENK8IR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/1WQ1/I0ENK8IR/FSZ1WQ1I0ENK8IR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/1WQ1/I0ENK8IR/FSZ1WQ1I0ENK8IR.SMALL.jpg fabrika.carolija Okay, I'm gonna show you how i managed to build a cool Batman lamp from nothing more then thin wall panels and old light bulb throat. Let's go! Cardboard This old piece of cardboard is gonna do good as a template for Batman sign, but you can cut pretty much any shape you want (I'm a huge nerd BTW...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:10:27 PDT
How to Eliminate BAD Smelling Hot Water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Eliminate-BAD-Smelling-Hot-Water/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:48:42 PDT
Black Iron Pipe Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Iron-Pipe-Table/
Black Iron Pipe Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/U18Y/I0DOI0MQ/FCPU18YI0DOI0MQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/U18Y/I0DOI0MQ/FCPU18YI0DOI0MQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/U18Y/I0DOI0MQ/FCPU18YI0DOI0MQ.SMALL.jpg chriskleslie I've been searching for the right project to my brand new tools to work. After searching for what seems like months I finally came across this post. I knew I could build it and I knew I wanted to make this my first Instructables post. I hope you find it helpful and inspires you to build your own Bl...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:41:56 PDT
Make A Classroom Set Of Plant Presses http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Classroom-Set-Of-Plant-Presses/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:12:34 PDT
Silicone coating your tweezers http://www.instructables.com/id/Silicone-coating-your-tweezers/
Silicone coating your tweezers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/QSII/I0C97JT4/FRLQSIII0C97JT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/QSII/I0C97JT4/FRLQSIII0C97JT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/QSII/I0C97JT4/FRLQSIII0C97JT4.SMALL.jpg Ariev People who keep snakes, lizards, spiders and scorpions often use rubber-tipped tweezers to handle their pets, or their prey. The rubber tips allow a good grip and prevent damage. But they tend to wear quite a bit, especially if like me, you take them into the field. This is an easy and cheap method ...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:33:56 PDT
Old School CNC Name Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-School-CNC-Name-Block/
Old School CNC Name Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/HWEO/I0C92QJU/FIVHWEOI0C92QJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/HWEO/I0C92QJU/FIVHWEOI0C92QJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/HWEO/I0C92QJU/FIVHWEOI0C92QJU.SMALL.jpg RbotJ Put up your CNC machines and break out your coping saws! Today I'll show you how to make a name block using pure muscle power!Old world artisans made such elaborate and intricate designs all by hand, It's a shame the art has depreciated so much. Though CNC has brought many revelations, HMP (human mu...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:32:57 PDT
Generating elliptical boxes using a laser cutter and Inkscape http://www.instructables.com/id/Generating-elliptical-boxes-using-a-laser-cutter-a/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:50:35 PDT
How To Drill Straight Holes with a Hand Drill (Using Lego) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Drill-Straight-Holes-with-a-Hand-Drill-Usin/
How To Drill Straight Holes with a Hand Drill (Using Lego) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SMALL.jpg M3G If you've ever tried to drill a straight hole with a hand drill you know how hard it can be. After screwing up drilling a hole three times in a row I decided to try to find a solution to the problem. This is what I came up with. The great thing about using Lego for this purpose is that you don't h...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:57:51 PDT
13 Dollar Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/13-Dollar-Guitar/
13 Dollar Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/MCLJ/I0C8ZFRV/FTEMCLJI0C8ZFRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/MCLJ/I0C8ZFRV/FTEMCLJI0C8ZFRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/MCLJ/I0C8ZFRV/FTEMCLJI0C8ZFRV.SMALL.jpg epiphanyww Have you ever wanted to build your own guitar? It's such a daunting task that it is easy to be intimidated and give up on the project before you ever start it. Well this is a great project for your first guitar build. It's not too complicated with bending wood or any of that jazz. This is simple eno...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:28:38 PDT
Handmade Jewelry Armoire http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Jewelry-Armoire/
Handmade Jewelry Armoire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/116N/I0C91XSH/FTY116NI0C91XSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/116N/I0C91XSH/FTY116NI0C91XSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/116N/I0C91XSH/FTY116NI0C91XSH.SMALL.jpg sinansoykut This has been on my list of projects for a while, and although I may lack the right tools and/or knowledge to make it, I've got time. It turned out pretty well, I did it with hand tools only and got by alright except for having to drill a bunch of 3/8in holes into the oak legs, I just have a screwdr...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 22:23:04 PDT
Crayon Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Crayon-Machine/
Crayon Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/HPZC/I0C8Y8VV/FHCHPZCI0C8Y8VV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/HPZC/I0C8Y8VV/FHCHPZCI0C8Y8VV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/HPZC/I0C8Y8VV/FHCHPZCI0C8Y8VV.SMALL.jpg karei Because when you're 7 years old, keeping crayons organized is a great stressor in life. It's true when you're grown-up, too. Except maybe by then you've become less particular about the arrangement of the crayons. Then again, maybe not. Be Seven Years Old Sorry, guys reading this who aren't seven...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:07:16 PDT
Tardis Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Tardis-Headboard/
Tardis Headboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/STSK/I0C8XPI3/F3TSTSKI0C8XPI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/STSK/I0C8XPI3/F3TSTSKI0C8XPI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/STSK/I0C8XPI3/F3TSTSKI0C8XPI3.SMALL.jpg jaroot My grandson is a big Dr Who fan and has been decorating his bedroom accordingly. So I built a Dr. Who inspired headboard. I know that there are images missing from the build as I kind of decided to make the instructable after the fact. Hopefully my explanations will help fill in the blanks. Resea...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 13:10:21 PDT
a simple garden gate http://www.instructables.com/id/a-simple-garden-gate-1/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:01:10 PDT
How to make a 3D popsicle charm http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-3D-popsicle-charm/
How to make a 3D popsicle charm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/OAJ9/I0A5B1M9/F1FOAJ9I0A5B1M9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/OAJ9/I0A5B1M9/F1FOAJ9I0A5B1M9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/OAJ9/I0A5B1M9/F1FOAJ9I0A5B1M9.SMALL.jpg anin carmelittes this is my version on how to make a 3d popsicle loom band charm. you see I am using double bands instead of using single.please do comment,suggest or ask popsicle loom band charm
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:02:21 PDT
Form using Planar Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Form-using-Planar-Materials/
Form using Planar Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/CF2Q/I0A5B8UE/FBKCF2QI0A5B8UE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/CF2Q/I0A5B8UE/FBKCF2QI0A5B8UE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/CF2Q/I0A5B8UE/FBKCF2QI0A5B8UE.SMALL.jpg Harshikajain I have created a form suggesting a complex surface or a volume, using planar materials. The planar material used here is mill board and thick ivory sheet. I chose two words -'Transition' and 'Encompassing' to depict using the planar material to suggest a complex surface.The purpose of this activity ...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:38:20 PDT
Coffee Table by: Wood Crow http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-by-Wood-Crow/
Coffee Table by: Wood Crow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/XQM9/I0C8WS8O/F31XQM9I0C8WS8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/XQM9/I0C8WS8O/F31XQM9I0C8WS8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/XQM9/I0C8WS8O/F31XQM9I0C8WS8O.SMALL.jpg Wood Crow I found Instructables about a year ago now, and have loved it! I've gotten so many great ideas from this awesome community and finally I think I'm ready to contribute and hopefully help others like myself. This will be my first go at it and I hope you like it. I want this to be an instructable that ...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:12:11 PDT
Low Cost Plastic Blasting Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Plastic-Blasting-Cabinet/
Low Cost Plastic Blasting Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/CYQ5/I0A55NWO/FRFCYQ5I0A55NWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/CYQ5/I0A55NWO/FRFCYQ5I0A55NWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/CYQ5/I0A55NWO/FRFCYQ5I0A55NWO.SMALL.jpg whatisadrexel My wife lives to craft. If there's a craft that's been mentioned in a blog somewhere, she wants to give it a go. Her latest pursuit is glass etching with abrasives. I've never been a fan of her using chemical etching products because of the significant health risks (read an MSDS on hydrofluoric aci...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 16:30:33 PDT