Instructables: exploring - workshop - Paracord - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Jun 2016 02:36:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 An Unconventional Beer Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Unconventional-Beer-Caddy/
An Unconventional Beer Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SMALL.jpg M3G One thing I've noticed about beer caddies is that they look more or less the same; like a much nicer version of the classic cardboard six-pack carrier crossed with a vintage toolbox. That got me wondering; is there really no other way to make a beer caddy? In this project I had three goals: I wan...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:32:33 PDT
Simple Pallet Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pallet-Chair/
Simple Pallet Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/AYAA/IOIQNBLJ/FYXAYAAIOIQNBLJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/AYAA/IOIQNBLJ/FYXAYAAIOIQNBLJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/AYAA/IOIQNBLJ/FYXAYAAIOIQNBLJ.SMALL.jpg Me2free The problem was that we always hang outside at my one friend’s house, and the lawn chairs that we use always break. My solution was to design and build a chair cheaply, that hopefully won’t break soon, that can withstand the elements. Design I wanted a simple chair that was comfortable, and easy...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 18:10:20 PDT
Mitered Box With Paracord Handles http://www.instructables.com/id/Mitered-Box-With-Paracord-Handles/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:21:54 PDT
Restore an axe! http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-an-Axe/
Restore an axe! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/U01P/IL6XHS6Z/FMGU01PIL6XHS6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/U01P/IL6XHS6Z/FMGU01PIL6XHS6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/U01P/IL6XHS6Z/FMGU01PIL6XHS6Z.SMALL.jpg d3ath101 I made my axe better, restored if you will... Here you go! The gig. So, I have this axe.... so noone ever.It is beat, it is old, it is rustyish. I do not even know what the handle was made of...But I decided it needed to be restored. Well, made a littler better, fixed, look cool. To me atleast.So...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 20:21:11 PST
Nearly Indestructable Paracord Loops (rings) http://www.instructables.com/id/Nearly-Indestructable-Paracord-Loops-rings/
Nearly Indestructable Paracord Loops (rings) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/KD3K/IJQOCJV0/FBAKD3KIJQOCJV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/KD3K/IJQOCJV0/FBAKD3KIJQOCJV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/KD3K/IJQOCJV0/FBAKD3KIJQOCJV0.SMALL.jpg alanjamesblair So I've been working a lot with paracord recently. Projects include The Ultimate Survival Paracord Belt with Survival Pack Buckle, the Double-Wrap Adjustable Cobra-Weave, and the Bi-Color and Multi-Color Adjustable Trilobite, all pictured. Pending interest, I'll be writing these up soon. However, wh...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 23:19:05 PST
Weave Chair Seats With Paracord http://www.instructables.com/id/Weave-Chair-Seats-With-Paracord/
Weave Chair Seats With Paracord - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/QSX9/IIOZ0KR3/FVTQSX9IIOZ0KR3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/QSX9/IIOZ0KR3/FVTQSX9IIOZ0KR3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/QSX9/IIOZ0KR3/FVTQSX9IIOZ0KR3.SMALL.jpg kentdvm It's fairly easy to find old wooden chairs with broken out seat bottoms. Often the chair frame is solid, but no one is interested in reweaving the rush bottom. When I found 5 old chairs in the rafters of a barn I decided to hack them with paracord! This is a fun project which will add a pop of col...
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 10:46:27 PST
Fence Paling Tote http://www.instructables.com/id/Fence-Paling-Tote/
Fence Paling Tote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/J1MW/IHQM7FVE/F83J1MWIHQM7FVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/J1MW/IHQM7FVE/F83J1MWIHQM7FVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/J1MW/IHQM7FVE/F83J1MWIHQM7FVE.SMALL.jpg mlawing Over the summer, I helped a family member replace a section of fence. The boards were purchased were taller than needed, so each was cut to the same length, leaving fairly uniform off-cuts. So, naturally, I saved the off-cuts from all 18 fence palings. Fast-forward a few months later, and I need a w...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 20:52:28 PST
How to make a Bo Shuriken. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bo-Shuriken/
How to make a Bo Shuriken. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/HUL9/IEQXTHWA/FRLHUL9IEQXTHWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/HUL9/IEQXTHWA/FRLHUL9IEQXTHWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/HUL9/IEQXTHWA/FRLHUL9IEQXTHWA.SMALL.jpg ZekeF This is how I made my Bo Shuriken, it took me a while to figure it out and hopefully my instructable will help you as well. Materials You wil need:1) A drill2) A bench sander3) Some 150 grit sandpaper (or higher for a more polished look)4) A steel rod of your choice (I used 3/8 inch but you can u...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 12:52:01 PDT
Paracord 4-Peg Spool Knitting http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-4-Peg-Spool-Knitting/
Paracord 4-Peg Spool Knitting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/HM9Q/IAKWL6MU/FSNHM9QIAKWL6MU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/HM9Q/IAKWL6MU/FSNHM9QIAKWL6MU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/HM9Q/IAKWL6MU/FSNHM9QIAKWL6MU.SMALL.jpg thuyla Here is what I’ve got for my paracord 4-peg spool knitting kit. This is a very cheap and easy DIY project. So let me show you how:WHAT DO YOU NEED: a PVC Coupling - 2.25 inches outer diameter (bought at HomeDepot for $1.49). 4 Cotter Pin - 2 inches long (bought at HomeDepot for $1.53) Supper Glu...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 13:46:43 PDT
Acrobat Cable Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrobat-Cable-Cam/
Acrobat Cable Cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/GNNE/I7RGMAPC/F4XGNNEI7RGMAPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/GNNE/I7RGMAPC/F4XGNNEI7RGMAPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/GNNE/I7RGMAPC/F4XGNNEI7RGMAPC.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng As I've been making instructables, I've had a good time making videos for my projects. This creation gives me a chance to flex my creative license. It's an all angles cable trolley for your camera. It gives a way to film rolling or panning shots from both a bird's eye or worm's eye view. You can us...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:08:50 PDT
Stylish Grommet Tool Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Grommet-Tool-Belt/
Stylish Grommet Tool Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/H5SH/I6MC283Z/FTUH5SHI6MC283Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/H5SH/I6MC283Z/FTUH5SHI6MC283Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/H5SH/I6MC283Z/FTUH5SHI6MC283Z.SMALL.jpg BarbMakesThings I lead tinkering sessions with kids, which means that I'm always on my feet, and always stick tools and materials in my pockets to get them out of the way or have them available at a moment's notice. This means that I wind up with wildly packed pockets and have to be careful not to throw a sharpie i...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:21:34 PST
Martin the Lumberjack & his friend Rebecca - Theatre Dolls http://www.instructables.com/id/Martin-the-Lumberjack-his-friend-Rebecca/
Martin the Lumberjack & his friend Rebecca - Theatre Dolls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/6MJR/I4UNI154/FU16MJRI4UNI154.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/6MJR/I4UNI154/FU16MJRI4UNI154.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/6MJR/I4UNI154/FU16MJRI4UNI154.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH This weekend's woodworking project was Carving. Last weekend we made the Scarf/mitten/hat rack http://www.instructables.com/id/scarfmittenhat-rack-daughters-1st-woodworking-buil/ which could be considered fairly utilitarian, so we had planned to do something whimsical for our second project. Beside...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 23:24:12 PST
Compact Grappling hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Grappling-hook/
Compact Grappling hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/O2GW/I45HOZNZ/FG7O2GWI45HOZNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/O2GW/I45HOZNZ/FG7O2GWI45HOZNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/O2GW/I45HOZNZ/FG7O2GWI45HOZNZ.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng When I was a kid I made little grappling hooks out of paper clips. No G.I. JOE was complete without one! Now that I'm all grown I've graduated from paper clips. Last year I made my son a Katana Letter Opener for Christmas. This year I made him a grappling hook. It screws apart for compact storage an...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 04:37:04 PST
Milk Crate Chair for camping or Vinyl Storage Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Milk-Crate-Chair-for-camping-or-Vinyl-Storage-Upgr/
Milk Crate Chair for camping or Vinyl Storage Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/3TVS/I0R0Y0SQ/FM33TVSI0R0Y0SQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/3TVS/I0R0Y0SQ/FM33TVSI0R0Y0SQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/3TVS/I0R0Y0SQ/FM33TVSI0R0Y0SQ.SMALL.jpg MattTheMaker Milk Crates are great form of modular storage! I came up with an easy upgrade that lets you use them as a chair to maximize small spaces. Perfect for camping, vinyl, dorms, and tiny houses!Materials Milk Crate: If you place on using this for storing vinyl I've found that 13.75'' on all sides work...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 16:11:06 PDT
Elephant - Knotless Gear Tie Remix http://www.instructables.com/id/Elephant-Knotless-Gear-Tie-Remix/
Elephant - Knotless Gear Tie Remix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/GA0T/HZ5DQYLV/FADGA0THZ5DQYLV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/GA0T/HZ5DQYLV/FADGA0THZ5DQYLV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/GA0T/HZ5DQYLV/FADGA0THZ5DQYLV.SMALL.jpg laffinm I made this Instructable as an entry for the Remix contest. If you like it, please vote for me in the contest. Thank you. I was searching across Instructables when I came upon Mr. Balleng's Fish Bone Knotless Gear Tie. I read through his instructable and loved the idea. I also had recently seen the ...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:18:02 PDT
Paracord and Pulley Hanging Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-and-Pulley-Hanging-Table/
Paracord and Pulley Hanging Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/H3BR/HSE956OA/FGIH3BRHSE956OA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/H3BR/HSE956OA/FGIH3BRHSE956OA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/H3BR/HSE956OA/FGIH3BRHSE956OA.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver Before going to bed I often like to work on my computer, watch a movie, read a book, or just enjoy a cup of tea.  Juggling all of these things on a bouncy bed can be difficult and frustrating so I designed and built a table that can be raised and lowered over my bed to make my life easier.  When I w...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 12:38:09 PST
3/8th Marlinspike http://www.instructables.com/id/38th-Marlinspike/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:08:45 PST
Yardstick Paracord Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Yardstick-Paracord-Jig/
Yardstick Paracord Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/BZ4B/HJKC44JJ/FO0BZ4BHJKC44JJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/BZ4B/HJKC44JJ/FO0BZ4BHJKC44JJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/BZ4B/HJKC44JJ/FO0BZ4BHJKC44JJ.SMALL.jpg Desertsquirrel3 This tutorial will show how to make a simple Yardstick Paracord Jig made entirely from a....... yardstick. It uses approximately 32 inches of a yardstick which can be found at your local hardware along with a few other supplies. Its very portable, light and compact.  It is adjustable from 4 1/2 to 1...
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Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:25:45 PDT
Paracord Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Tree/
Paracord Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/SIXP/H4AGJ0AK/FITSIXPH4AGJ0AK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/SIXP/H4AGJ0AK/FITSIXPH4AGJ0AK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/SIXP/H4AGJ0AK/FITSIXPH4AGJ0AK.SMALL.jpg repeet13     So this is sort of an ad-hoc 'ible, because I wasn't planning on it from the start, just kinda started documenting halfway through! I had been planning for about a week to make something to aid in my paracord management, and do double duty as a tool.      My main goal was to have a place to han...
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Wed, 11 Jul 2012 17:43:25 PDT
Paracord Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Shelves/
Paracord Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/VIS6/GZ6I5HIX/FLQVIS6GZ6I5HIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/VIS6/GZ6I5HIX/FLQVIS6GZ6I5HIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/VIS6/GZ6I5HIX/FLQVIS6GZ6I5HIX.SMALL.jpg dandroid20xx Problem: Tiny room with too many books, comics, cameras and other assorted miscellany. I like the idea of building my own furniture but as a Systems Engineer by trade I am far more at home with Matlab than a tenon saw (what is a tenon saw). I also have no technical knowledge of wood and related para...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 14:48:00 PST
Rope Bridge Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Bridge-Bookshelf/
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Tue, 4 May 2010 09:41:44 PDT
Paracord Chair: Simple, Comfortable, Adjustable & Collapsable http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Chair-Simple-Comfortable-Adjustable-/
Paracord Chair: Simple, Comfortable, Adjustable & Collapsable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/DGCM/G7DY8666/FLSDGCMG7DY8666.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/DGCM/G7DY8666/FLSDGCMG7DY8666.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/DGCM/G7DY8666/FLSDGCMG7DY8666.SMALL.jpg IAMSatisfied This project is really simple, as it involves two intersecting wooden rectangles that have a seat and back made from woven paracord. I'm going to assume that anyone attempting this project has basic woodworking skills and is familiar with power tools, so this won't be a woodshop class. :o)  I wil...
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Sun, 11 Apr 2010 19:45:17 PDT
Paracord Laced Pallet, Hanging Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Laced-Pallet-Hanging-Chair/
Paracord Laced Pallet, Hanging Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/930M/G7DYJTD7/FK6930MG7DYJTD7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/930M/G7DYJTD7/FK6930MG7DYJTD7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/930M/G7DYJTD7/FK6930MG7DYJTD7.SMALL.jpg Twotim221 Very comfortable, very easy to make chair from a pallet and some paracord. I know that there are a lot of different kinds of chair instructables already, but I have never seen a chair like this before. It is so easy to make and it is comfortable because it conforms to your body. I don't know how I ...
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Sat, 3 Apr 2010 00:03:08 PDT