Instructables: exploring - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 May 2016 09:56:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 King-size Platform Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-King-size-Platform-Bed/
King-size Platform Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/NC10/INQ9HMD1/FVVNC10INQ9HMD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/NC10/INQ9HMD1/FVVNC10INQ9HMD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/NC10/INQ9HMD1/FVVNC10INQ9HMD1.SMALL.jpg djohansen2 Hello, and thanks for taking a look at my first Instructable! Last November I got married and my wife was interested in getting a new bed for us. I started entertaining the idea of building my own but wasn't sure on the style I wanted until I saw an old post on a woodworking forum "Lumberjocks." As ...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 07:51:29 PDT
How to Make a Concrete Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Concrete-Countertop/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 19:08:57 PDT
Table Router (Plunge Router Mount) http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Router-Plunge-Router-Mount/
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Tue, 3 May 2016 01:17:45 PDT
Turn Bottles Into Usable Rope! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Bottles-Into-Usable-Rope/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 18:36:52 PDT
Electric Kiln ceramic - vitrofusion http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Kiln-Ceramic-Vitrofusion/
Electric Kiln ceramic - vitrofusion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/6RP5/INQ9D9EV/F766RP5INQ9D9EV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/6RP5/INQ9D9EV/F766RP5INQ9D9EV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/6RP5/INQ9D9EV/F766RP5INQ9D9EV.SMALL.jpg ivan_s That produce a high temperature kiln?- costs -Experience, if you can repair factories easily (if factories will learn the process and is fun, it is not theoretical but practical in action)This is a micro summary of what made in the workshops of the faculty of art and design UNAM missions with Profe...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 11:45:44 PDT
Built-in bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-in-Bookshelf/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 14:57:49 PDT
45 Minute Flat Pack Rainbow Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/45-Minute-Flat-Pack-Rainbow-Bookshelf/
45 Minute Flat Pack Rainbow Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/BIB8/INQ9DQZB/FUFBIB8INQ9DQZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/BIB8/INQ9DQZB/FUFBIB8INQ9DQZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/BIB8/INQ9DQZB/FUFBIB8INQ9DQZB.SMALL.jpg shazni This bookshelf is approximately 5 feet high, 6 feet long and 9" wide.What's great about this shelf is it's super easy to do, looks great visually and packs up flat to an area of 6"x9"x72"! Even this could be made to disappear when you spread out the shelves under your bed mattress ;-)I'm calling t...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 13:26:38 PDT
Mark Your Tools and Make Them Look Great! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mark-Your-Tools-and-Make-Them-Look-Great/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:14:27 PDT
LEGO, Concrete & Epoxy Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Concrete-Epoxy-Mallet/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 09:39:39 PDT
Laser Cut Fibonacci Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Fibonacci-Gauge/
Laser Cut Fibonacci Gauge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/R5F9/INM7NRXI/FD9R5F9INM7NRXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/R5F9/INM7NRXI/FD9R5F9INM7NRXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/R5F9/INM7NRXI/FD9R5F9INM7NRXI.SMALL.jpg Biodynamic Many designers, artists, architects, woodworkers, and mathematicians are familiar with the Golden Ratio. Not to be confused with the Golden Rule (also very important). This eye pleasing shape is also known as the Golden Mean, Golden Section, Divine Proportion, and phi (the 21st letter in the Gree...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 05:36:08 PDT
CNC Inlay Star Keys http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Inlay-Star-Keys/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 18:09:24 PDT
Leatherman Wave Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Leatherman-Wave-Sheath/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 19:49:07 PDT
Folding Chair with a Twist http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Chair-With-a-Twist/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 20:24:40 PDT
Making and Using VarOil Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-and-Using-VarOil-Finish/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 14:27:17 PDT
Wooden Deer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Deer-1/
Wooden Deer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/DYUU/INM7UOGK/FCUDYUUINM7UOGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/DYUU/INM7UOGK/FCUDYUUINM7UOGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/DYUU/INM7UOGK/FCUDYUUINM7UOGK.SMALL.jpg Mobben There is nothing like a bit of homemade decoration, so when an early winter storm tipped over an old dead tree in the garden, I seized the opportunity to take some branches and make something out of it. In this instructable I will go through the process of making a wooden deer.Materials and tools:Sa...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 18:34:58 PDT
How to Refinish a Workbench Top... and Add a Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Refinish-a-Workbench-Top-and-Add-a-Logo/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 14:51:16 PDT
Pliers & Drivers Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Pliers-Drivers-Holder/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 15:08:26 PDT
ENTER SIGN by DC. http://www.instructables.com/id/ENTER-SIGN-by-DC/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 15:22:21 PDT
Laser Etched Pen (no Hassle CA Finish!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Etched-Pen-no-Hassle-CA-Finish/
Laser Etched Pen (no Hassle CA Finish!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/ROII/INM7WB33/F9ZROIIINM7WB33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/ROII/INM7WB33/F9ZROIIINM7WB33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/ROII/INM7WB33/F9ZROIIINM7WB33.SMALL.jpg yuvallahav "Why an instructable about turning a pen?" you might be asking. And you will be right. A pen is something we can buy at the dollar store and still come out with change.Yet, for woodturners at large, turning pens is one of the best exercises for skill and design there is. Let's not mention they are b...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 16:00:29 PDT
Wood Turned Razor With Stone Inlays http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turned-Razor-With-Stone-Inlays/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 07:57:32 PDT
LASER CUT LETTERPRESS TYPE http://www.instructables.com/id/LASER-CUT-LETTERPRESS-TYPE/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 01:25:44 PDT
Scale model of Malibu Beach (a school project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Malibu-Beach-Inspired-Scale-Model-a-School-Project/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:04:25 PDT
Make a Simple Inrō http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Simple-Inrō/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:47:00 PDT
Make a Panel Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Panel-Gauge/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 16:52:01 PDT
LED Bar Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bar-Light/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 18:56:24 PDT
Chainsaw Mill Alaskan - Improvised http://www.instructables.com/id/Chainsaw-Mill-Alaskan/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:56:29 PDT
How to Draw Bore a Mortise and Tenon Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Draw-Bore-a-Mortise-and-Tenon-Joint/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:05:40 PDT
Dollar Bill Money Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Bill-Money-Clip/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:54:43 PDT
Garage Door Panel Repurposed http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Door-Panel-Repurposed/
Garage Door Panel Repurposed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/24OR/INNEGNGT/FQF24ORINNEGNGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/24OR/INNEGNGT/FQF24ORINNEGNGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/24OR/INNEGNGT/FQF24ORINNEGNGT.SMALL.jpg dezine One of my neighbours had their garage door replaced. The workmen were tossing out the old door, which was made of Meranti. I couldn't see all the wood going to waste, so I asked for some of the panels to use for projects. I thought the Meranti wood would be perfect for making a new ho...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:38:06 PDT
Low Cost Way to Replace a Car Trim. http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Way-to-Replace-a-Car-Trim/
Low Cost Way to Replace a Car Trim. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ILDJ/INMAY9K6/FITILDJINMAY9K6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ILDJ/INMAY9K6/FITILDJINMAY9K6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ILDJ/INMAY9K6/FITILDJINMAY9K6.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Years ago I lost the indoor trims for my car. Now I have decided to make a covering to hide the wiring I have placed that the old trims would have hidden. Read on for my very low cost diy solution. Cloth and glue. Black towel cloth and evostik glue are what I used to make the new coverings. ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:42:42 PDT
Laser Cut Geometric Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Geometric-Pencil-Holder/
Laser Cut Geometric Pencil Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/QRS8/INM7MG3Y/FFPQRS8INM7MG3Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/QRS8/INM7MG3Y/FFPQRS8INM7MG3Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/QRS8/INM7MG3Y/FFPQRS8INM7MG3Y.SMALL.jpg FSLASER You will need:Laser cutter1/8" WoodGlue Laser Cut Cut out the pieces using the "Geometric Pencil Holder" file provided. The files are provided in .svg and .ai. We used the 5th Gen Hobby Laser to cut our file. Assemble Assembly is simple. You should have 5 cut out pieces. Each piece has not...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:23:01 PDT
Balsa wood TARDIS http://www.instructables.com/id/Balsa-Wood-TARDIS/
Balsa wood TARDIS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/WIU3/INM7L1YM/FVVWIU3INM7L1YM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/WIU3/INM7L1YM/FVVWIU3INM7L1YM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/WIU3/INM7L1YM/FVVWIU3INM7L1YM.SMALL.jpg chucky5150 building a Dr Who TARDIS out of balsa wood. Supplies this was just the start. I ended up making a few more stops to the hardware / craft stores. Making the box. Started off with 3 inch wide strip of balsa wood. Glued the sides to a 3/4" x 3" x 3" block of plywood. making the top As you ...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:45:40 PDT
Bookshelf Hacking http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-Hacking/
Bookshelf Hacking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/D5SE/INM7I5XG/FLOD5SEINM7I5XG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/D5SE/INM7I5XG/FLOD5SEINM7I5XG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/D5SE/INM7I5XG/FLOD5SEINM7I5XG.SMALL.jpg zacharyianhoward Despite the amazing technology we now have allowing us to carry around thousands of books in our pockets, there is something about the touch, smell and experience of cracking open a real book that still excites me. I've accumulated quite a few books over the years and figured it was time to store th...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:07:53 PDT
How To Hide a Wall Wart Transformer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hide-a-Wall-Wart-Transformer/
How To Hide a Wall Wart Transformer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/8IPS/INM7KH7X/FED8IPSINM7KH7X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/8IPS/INM7KH7X/FED8IPSINM7KH7X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/8IPS/INM7KH7X/FED8IPSINM7KH7X.SMALL.jpg dave5201 In the last 20 years our homes have become inundated with "wall warts," the small to not-so-small electric transformers for everything from powering our computer printers to recharging our iPads. Behind our TV, there are at least four of them attached to devices such as the cable box or my wireless ...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:58:12 PDT
Elliptical Pool Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Elliptical-Pool-Table/
Elliptical Pool Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/5UV7/INM7MPB7/FF65UV7INM7MPB7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/5UV7/INM7MPB7/FF65UV7INM7MPB7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/5UV7/INM7MPB7/FF65UV7INM7MPB7.SMALL.jpg OXANBC_WPDHNW Pool, otherwise known as pocket billiards in North America, is the family of cue sports played on a pool table. The pool (or billiards) table is typically rectangular and has six "pockets" along its sides. However, the key word here is "typically." For this project, we'll be making an elliptical poo...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:02:11 PDT
Yard Yahtzee http://www.instructables.com/id/Yard-Yahtzee/
Yard Yahtzee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/4ZU3/INMAWMWW/FEY4ZU3INMAWMWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/4ZU3/INMAWMWW/FEY4ZU3INMAWMWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/4ZU3/INMAWMWW/FEY4ZU3INMAWMWW.SMALL.jpg mfwoodshop First let me say in the video you will notice the word Yahtzee is spelled wrong on the bucket. I lost the letter “Z” in my letter template. Sorry for that. Other then that, the project turned great. My family has always loved the game Yahtzee. When I seen this project floating around on Facebook las...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:59:28 PDT
Soup Can Stirling Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Soup-Can-Stirling-Engine/
Soup Can Stirling Engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/LN6C/INM7KK88/FODLN6CINM7KK88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/LN6C/INM7KK88/FODLN6CINM7KK88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/LN6C/INM7KK88/FODLN6CINM7KK88.SMALL.jpg carson_kosloski What if I told you that there is an engine out there that can potentially be much quieter and more efficient than a gasoline or diesel engine? A Stirling engine runs on an external heat source that can be anything from solar energy to a candle. They are currently only used for very specific and seem...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:19:49 PDT
MIG Cables Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/MIG-Cables-Hanger/
MIG Cables Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/QS70/INM7IFR9/F3HQS70INM7IFR9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/QS70/INM7IFR9/F3HQS70INM7IFR9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/QS70/INM7IFR9/F3HQS70INM7IFR9.SMALL.jpg Phil B A MIG welder has several cables that easily fall on the floor and catch under the cart wheels when moving the welder. Even if the welder is not moved, they hang off or fall off of the welder and the tank. Based loosely on a photo I saw, this Instructable will show how to make a simple and inexpensiv...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 01:02:03 PDT
Simple pop out router table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pop-Out-Router-Table/
Simple pop out router table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/OMPP/INM7J5PN/FBSOMPPINM7J5PN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/OMPP/INM7J5PN/FBSOMPPINM7J5PN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/OMPP/INM7J5PN/FBSOMPPINM7J5PN.SMALL.jpg akullerkann Router is right after table saw the most important tool in workshop. Plunge router offers plenty of ways to modify wood to desired shape. Same thing upside down attached to a table widens the possibilities even more. Follow me as I show you how I built my router table that can still be used as plung...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 05:07:25 PDT
Make a Blanket Box From Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Blanket-Box-From-Pallets/
Make a Blanket Box From Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/8KA6/INMAXMWN/FHE8KA6INMAXMWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/8KA6/INMAXMWN/FHE8KA6INMAXMWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/8KA6/INMAXMWN/FHE8KA6INMAXMWN.SMALL.jpg WOmadeOD This is how I made a blanket box for my mother-in-law. You'll need a few pallets for it, but the construction is really simple and strong, and you'll earn major credits if you give it to someone!A video is available at the end of the Instructable, should you like that sort of thing.You will require ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 05:09:36 PDT
Light Triggered Auto Reset Button Pusher for Boiler http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Triggered-Auto-Reset-Button-Pusher-for-Boile/
Light Triggered Auto Reset Button Pusher for Boiler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/M58A/INM7NTWO/FOAM58AINM7NTWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/M58A/INM7NTWO/FOAM58AINM7NTWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/M58A/INM7NTWO/FOAM58AINM7NTWO.SMALL.jpg LetsBuildOne When I moved into my house, it had an old boiler. This boiler needed resetting occasionally. At first it was only once a month, eventually it was a few times a day. I got a plumber in, and he said it was old, and that was normal. Just leave it until it dies then replace it.I checked the manual. It s...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 06:22:07 PDT
LEGO Phone Car Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Phone-Car-Mount/
LEGO Phone Car Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/AIAN/INM7JBXF/FTMAIANINM7JBXF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/AIAN/INM7JBXF/FTMAIANINM7JBXF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/AIAN/INM7JBXF/FTMAIANINM7JBXF.SMALL.jpg barrugo [At first place, sorry for the poor english or any error in text.]I have seen many other projects where people uses Lego to make a Phone Mount, but i think that i could make it on my way.I have a old phone that i don't use anymore, and i decide to use it only for GPS navigation in my car.People alwa...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 07:12:32 PDT
Ukulele http://www.instructables.com/id/Ukulele/
Ukulele - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/71YE/INM7KC4W/FN771YEINM7KC4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/71YE/INM7KC4W/FN771YEINM7KC4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/71YE/INM7KC4W/FN771YEINM7KC4W.SMALL.jpg Phuc Hoang Nguyen I was make this ukulele, when i start play guitar and advance on it and realize know many different kind like the best to experiment. That why i choosse to make one of you own see how it come out and understand, how it work was the best experiment to every musical and could fit their own if they nee...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 07:07:03 PDT
Hand Tooled Snath http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Tooled-Snath/
Hand Tooled Snath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/OSNN/INMAWU75/FCBOSNNINMAWU75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/OSNN/INMAWU75/FCBOSNNINMAWU75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/OSNN/INMAWU75/FCBOSNNINMAWU75.SMALL.jpg TravisS15 A snath is the handle off of a scythe. If you're reading this, you probably already know that. After looking around online I figured I could make one myself! So I did, with some parachute cord and a stick... Tools:- Pocket Knife- Hand Saw- Mallet- Wood ChiselMaterials:-Paracord-A stick of about 10 f...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 06:56:16 PDT
Cheap N´ Sturdy Bench Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-N-Sturdy-Bench-Vise/
Cheap N´ Sturdy Bench Vise - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/M8P9/INM7K5PV/FW4M8P9INM7K5PV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/M8P9/INM7K5PV/FW4M8P9INM7K5PV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/M8P9/INM7K5PV/FW4M8P9INM7K5PV.SMALL.jpg akullerkann Every carpenter needs a way to firmly secure his work. A wooden bench vise is a perfect tool for this. Check out how I build mine with plywood and some metal.This project is actually a part of a bigger build. I am turning a contractor table saw into something more multifunctional. So if you are inte...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:54:16 PDT
Replacing a starter solenoid (Honda Civic 1999, D15B engine). http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Starter-Solenoid/
Replacing a starter solenoid (Honda Civic 1999, D15B engine). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/CE2Z/INM7JTLU/F8VCE2ZINM7JTLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/CE2Z/INM7JTLU/F8VCE2ZINM7JTLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/CE2Z/INM7JTLU/F8VCE2ZINM7JTLU.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My oem starter solenoid starter giving trouble as in the car refused to start! After doing servicing of the 17 year old solenoid I decided a new one is needed. The first step in replacing the solenoid is to disconnect the car battery. The tools needed are a Ratchet, short and long extensions, 10mm 1...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:02:10 PDT
Collapsible Light Box For Easy Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Light-Box-for-Easy-Storage/
Collapsible Light Box For Easy Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/BDH0/INM7DYI3/F6EBDH0INM7DYI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/BDH0/INM7DYI3/F6EBDH0INM7DYI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/BDH0/INM7DYI3/F6EBDH0INM7DYI3.SMALL.jpg antagonizer Recently I opened a small Mom and Pop style shop in my home town. Part of being a shop owner is advertising your products on social media in order to stay competitive. Now, it's not enough just to get your products seen, they need to be aesthetically pleasing as well, which means they need good ligh...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:34:09 PDT
The best Welding Cart in the world? http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Best-Welding-Cart-in-the-World/
The best Welding Cart in the world? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/KF8I/INM7JT5W/FEIKF8IINM7JT5W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/KF8I/INM7JT5W/FEIKF8IINM7JT5W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/KF8I/INM7JT5W/FEIKF8IINM7JT5W.SMALL.jpg throughthehaze I thought it was about time I improved my welding cart, and having been away for a while working, I was desperate to get in the workshop. So here's my dayThe cart I use for welding is a second hard steel cart I got from ebay, it's pretty sturdy, being made from 1" and 1.5" angle iron, on some good w...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:23:39 PDT
Simple but Elegant Pine Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Efficient-Eloquent-Pine-Box/
Simple but Elegant Pine Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/TA3S/INLZ127A/F8DTA3SINLZ127A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/TA3S/INLZ127A/F8DTA3SINLZ127A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/TA3S/INLZ127A/F8DTA3SINLZ127A.SMALL.jpg Drivered13 Box took about an hour to complete. Putting the instructable together took the rest of the day. My next try should be smooth sailing. lol Introduction I have discovered that a simple but eloquent box can be made from any 10 x 24 inch board. So far I have made two from this 1 x 10 x 8 pine boar...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:17:29 PDT
Making a Wooden Pen With a Name on It http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Pen-With-a-Name-on-It/
Making a Wooden Pen With a Name on It - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/9S3H/INI81PQ7/FQK9S3HINI81PQ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/9S3H/INI81PQ7/FQK9S3HINI81PQ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/9S3H/INI81PQ7/FQK9S3HINI81PQ7.SMALL.jpg ZebranoWoodCraft In this tutorial you will learn how to turn a wooden pen on a lathe and customize it with a wood burning tool. You can use this process to create personalised pens with names, dates or messages engraved on them. These make fabulous gifts or even saleable products!You can either watch the video or ...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:58:21 PDT