Instructables: exploring - workshop - acrylic - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:18:45 PST BLOX v1.01 Gettin' Jiggy Widdit http://www.instructables.com/id/Gettin-Jiggy-Widdit-1/
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By: JenniferBerry

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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 09:03:46 PDT
Shapeoko 2 Dust Cabinet With Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-Dust-Cabinet-With-Lighting/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:08:16 PDT
Guest Book Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Guest-Book-Table/
Guest Book Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CYY/HZ2IWVMW/FNV6CYYHZ2IWVMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CYY/HZ2IWVMW/FNV6CYYHZ2IWVMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CYY/HZ2IWVMW/FNV6CYYHZ2IWVMW.SMALL.jpg bluegirl1434 I found this table at a garage sale for 2 dollars. I wanted something unique and creative for our wedding guestbook. So my husband and I ( back then he was my fiance) sanded the original pink paint off and painted the table light tan. I wrote our initials and wedding date on it with an acrylic paint...
By: bluegirl1434

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:19:59 PDT
Kinship Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinship-Vase/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:40:50 PDT
TV Screen Protector http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Screen-Protector/
TV Screen Protector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/DG6H/HX69W01C/FV5DG6HHX69W01C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/DG6H/HX69W01C/FV5DG6HHX69W01C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/DG6H/HX69W01C/FV5DG6HHX69W01C.SMALL.jpg danjferg This tutorial will show you how to build an inexpensive and effective screen protector for your expensive TV.The Story:While talking on the phone one day my sister-in-law shared the sad news that they're new flat-screen TV had been broken by an errant toy truck. Only a week later a friend down the s...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 20:35:43 PDT
Star Trek LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-LED-Light/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 12:20:53 PDT
Marble Note Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Note-Holder/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 11:10:08 PDT
Decoy Strawberry Rocks to Deter Bird Burglars http://www.instructables.com/id/Decoy-Strawberry-Rocks-to-Deter-Bird-Burglars/
Decoy Strawberry Rocks to Deter Bird Burglars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/OCQK/HWLD47JB/FFZOCQKHWLD47JB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/OCQK/HWLD47JB/FFZOCQKHWLD47JB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/OCQK/HWLD47JB/FFZOCQKHWLD47JB.SMALL.jpg smori These painted strawberry rocks will fool pesky birds from stealing the real strawberries from your garden. The birds will be attracted to the realistically painted berries. Once the birds get fed up with the rocks, they'll leave your strawberries alone. Gather Materials Materials:rocks (thoroughl...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 23:19:00 PDT
Efficient Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Efficient-Water-Pump/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 10:29:03 PDT
NiChrome Hot Wire Cutter for Acrylic http://www.instructables.com/id/NiChrome-Hot-Wire-Cutter-for-Acrylic/
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 16:54:45 PDT
Laser Cut Acrylic Straight Razor Scales http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Acrylic-Straight-Razor-Scales/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 19:48:40 PDT
Latex Concrete Roof http://www.instructables.com/id/Latex-Concrete-Roof/
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 08:56:35 PDT
Make a Scooter from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Scooter-from-Scratch/
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 17:03:53 PDT
Laser-cut Acrylic License Plate Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-Acrylic-License-Plate-Frame/
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Tue, 14 May 2013 15:16:28 PDT
Sign for Cottage - lit by the sun http://www.instructables.com/id/Sign-for-Cottage-lit-by-the-sun/
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Fri, 10 May 2013 20:04:52 PDT
How to make an acrylic drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-acrylic-drawer/
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 09:53:41 PST
Modern Frosted Acrylic Pendant Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Frosted-Acrylic-Pendant-Lamp/
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 21:13:06 PDT
Get Bent! Bending Plastic with a heat strip bender! http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Bent-Bending-Plastic-with-a-heat-strip-bender/
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By: code_neon

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Fri, 15 Jun 2012 16:02:12 PDT
Light Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Desk/
Light Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/QRWN/GYZY6SF4/FT1QRWNGYZY6SF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/QRWN/GYZY6SF4/FT1QRWNGYZY6SF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/QRWN/GYZY6SF4/FT1QRWNGYZY6SF4.SMALL.jpg TheFullMetalAlchemist I really wanted a light box for all the drawing I do. Specifically for a massive drawing I was working on. So naturally I got completely side tracked on this project instead of just finishing said drawing. The brief was pretty simple. 1. Large 2. Adjustable table angle. 3. Light box table top. Mos...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2012 02:14:24 PDT
Ramona Flowers Lamp. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ramona-Flowers-Lamp/
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 06:58:10 PDT
DIY 30W Portable Solar Panels under $50 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Solar-Panels/
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Thu, 8 Mar 2012 11:31:56 PST
LED bar table http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-bar-table/
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 21:55:41 PST
Make a Custom Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Custom-Night-Light/
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 22:14:53 PST
Creative Photo Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Creative-Photo-Holder/
Creative Photo Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/LGL3/GXUZ7LEI/FQBLGL3GXUZ7LEI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/LGL3/GXUZ7LEI/FQBLGL3GXUZ7LEI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/LGL3/GXUZ7LEI/FQBLGL3GXUZ7LEI.SMALL.jpg jonnyd55 Fun + useful + appeals to boys and girls + enjoyable to teach = Awesome project Learning Objective By following a design and make activity the students will be introduced to tools such as coping saws, a variety of files, pillar drill, and abrasive paper. As an introduction to engineering skills the...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 11:05:33 PST
Guide to Turning Acrylic Pens (Video Guide) http://www.instructables.com/id/Guide-to-Turning-Acrylic-Pens-Video-Guide/
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Thu, 22 Sep 2011 20:12:23 PDT
Herb Graveyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Herb-Graveyard/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2011 15:00:38 PDT
Foolproof, Easy, Drill Bit Sharpening for Acrylic http://www.instructables.com/id/Foolproof-Easy-Drill-Bit-Sharpening-for-Acrylic/
Foolproof, Easy, Drill Bit Sharpening for Acrylic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/BPUJ/GPBD3WNA/F5SBPUJGPBD3WNA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/BPUJ/GPBD3WNA/F5SBPUJGPBD3WNA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/BPUJ/GPBD3WNA/F5SBPUJGPBD3WNA.SMALL.jpg Mikey D If you have ever drilled acrylic with a standard twist drill you've probably noticed that it is less than ideal. The angle is too shallow and the drill bit tends to break out the backside and chip the material. Here is an easy way to put a much steeper angle on the bit that leaves both flutes the ...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2011 00:23:45 PDT
iMac Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/iMac-Desk/
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Thu, 22 Jul 2010 15:51:10 PDT
Making a Light Box, Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Light-Box-Version-2/
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Wed, 16 Jun 2010 00:06:33 PDT
Interactive Multitouch Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Multitouch-Display/
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By: turkey tek

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Fri, 29 Jun 2007 06:36:06 PDT
Birch and Aluminum Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Birch-and-Aluminum-Desk/
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By: zwild1

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Sat, 13 Mar 2010 20:44:43 PST
Building an Hexagonal Acrylic Aquarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-an-Hexagonal-Acrylic-Aquarium/
Building an Hexagonal Acrylic Aquarium - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/7Y6V/G5KP7VKM/FSB7Y6VG5KP7VKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/7Y6V/G5KP7VKM/FSB7Y6VG5KP7VKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/7Y6V/G5KP7VKM/FSB7Y6VG5KP7VKM.SMALL.jpg heySkippy Here's a fishtank I built to fit inside an old oak coffee table I found at a flea market. It's not a simple build, but I managed to figure it out mostly by myself with little prior experience. Here's how I did it. Materials and Tools I started with the oak end table and some acrylic sheet from Ho...
By: heySkippy

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Mon, 15 Feb 2010 16:03:21 PST
How to Make A 70's String Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-A-70s-String-Lamp/
How to Make A 70's String Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/WIFR/G43EFJ7R/F4VWIFRG43EFJ7R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/WIFR/G43EFJ7R/F4VWIFRG43EFJ7R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/WIFR/G43EFJ7R/F4VWIFRG43EFJ7R.SMALL.jpg in2ws Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table No...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2010 21:15:42 PST