Instructables: exploring - workshop - bottle - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:53:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wine Bottle Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Table/
Wine Bottle Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/5M2S/HZNYGLTX/FFU5M2SHZNYGLTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/5M2S/HZNYGLTX/FFU5M2SHZNYGLTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/5M2S/HZNYGLTX/FFU5M2SHZNYGLTX.SMALL.jpg fabiola.r.p.3 Hello guys! If you are the kind of people that tend to keep empty bottles here and there and don't know what to do with them after, we thought that this DIY idea would be nice for you since it's not that complicated and all you need is a wooden board of 48" x 32". Some things you'll need! You'll ...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 07:48:04 PDT
The Ultimate Hammer (Hammer + Screwdriver, Bottle Opener, Nail Holder, and Ruler) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Hammer-Hammer-Screwdriver-Bottle-Open/
The Ultimate Hammer (Hammer + Screwdriver, Bottle Opener, Nail Holder, and Ruler) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/M0GH/HZ9O3KD0/FY4M0GHHZ9O3KD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/M0GH/HZ9O3KD0/FY4M0GHHZ9O3KD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/M0GH/HZ9O3KD0/FY4M0GHHZ9O3KD0.SMALL.jpg M3G I recently stumbled upon this instructable, and it got me thinking; what else could be done to improve the humble hammer? I had some ideas in the back of my mind, and when I saw the Hand Tools Only Contest I decided to stop procrastinating and get to work. After all, what better entry for a contest ...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:24:06 PDT
Cute Concrete Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Concrete-Planter/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:25:04 PDT
Catapult Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Catapult-Bottle-Opener/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 06:24:36 PDT
Upcycling a bottle into a hanging pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycling-a-bottle-into-a-hanging-pot/
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 01:07:30 PDT
Triangular Pallet Wine Rack for 6 bottles and 4 cups http://www.instructables.com/id/Triangular-Pallet-Wine-Rack/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 10:42:22 PDT
Liquor Bottle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Liquor-Bottle-Lamp/
Liquor Bottle Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/V5UK/HV80I2AU/FE1V5UKHV80I2AU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/V5UK/HV80I2AU/FE1V5UKHV80I2AU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/V5UK/HV80I2AU/FE1V5UKHV80I2AU.SMALL.jpg NathanaelScheffler Hello Instructables, After I made my Walnut and Aluminum Table Lamp, I decided that I wanted to make something bigger. I came up with a design when I saw an empty vodka bottle in the recycling. In my original design, I wanted to make the base out of round aluminum bar, however I ended up redesign...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 07:21:30 PDT
coaster bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/coaster-bottle-opener/
coaster bottle opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/TZJM/HTOUJAU8/FSWTZJMHTOUJAU8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/TZJM/HTOUJAU8/FSWTZJMHTOUJAU8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/TZJM/HTOUJAU8/FSWTZJMHTOUJAU8.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus With Spring here many people are enjoying the the warmer weather, spending more time outside enjoying a cold one on the patio with friends. A common conundrum when entertaining friends is keeping the bottle opener from wandering away; unless you have the bottle opener chained up it's bound to get ...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 17:09:39 PDT
Bunny Rabbit Hydration Station Made From Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunny-Rabbit-Hydration-Station-Made-From-Scrap-Woo/
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 14:36:33 PST
Piglet shaped wood burner from an old bottle. http://www.instructables.com/id/Piglet-shaped-wood-burner-from-an-old-bottle/
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 08:37:17 PST
"Floating" Chain Wine Bottle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Chain-Wine-Bottle-Holder/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 07:19:40 PST
Recycled Bottle Lamps (Multiple) http://www.instructables.com/id/Alcohol-Lamp-special-IBLE-for-getting-my-first-100/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 14:55:05 PST
Paw Print Bottle Openers http://www.instructables.com/id/Paw-Print-Bottle-Openers/
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 20:50:11 PST
easy glass bottle cutter made up of common parts [UPDATED... again] http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-glass-bottle-cutter-made-up-of-common-parts/
easy glass bottle cutter made up of common parts [UPDATED... again] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/A0AU/HOHYM5BB/FC7A0AUHOHYM5BB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/A0AU/HOHYM5BB/FC7A0AUHOHYM5BB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/A0AU/HOHYM5BB/FC7A0AUHOHYM5BB.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi It's interesting to know that you can make a glass from a bottle, engraving a cut all around the circumference and splitting it in two with a few tricks. If you plan to make many glasses and if you wish to obtain a perfect flat cut, you can preferably build your own cutting device. The main advantag...
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Wed, 4 Dec 2013 11:28:40 PST
The $0.05 Stationary Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/The-005-Stationary-Bottle-Opener/
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 10:23:08 PST
Plants in Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Plants-in-Bottles/
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Thu, 15 Aug 2013 00:46:37 PDT
Plastic bottle birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-bottle-birdhouse/
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 02:08:43 PDT
Powder Coating Glass Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Powder-Coating-Glass-Bottles/
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 12:37:21 PST
Stylish Half-bottle LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Half-bottle-LED-Lights/
Stylish Half-bottle LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/FJ27/HCB8HH0B/F9EFJ27HCB8HH0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/FJ27/HCB8HH0B/F9EFJ27HCB8HH0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/FJ27/HCB8HH0B/F9EFJ27HCB8HH0B.SMALL.jpg kukubee Hello everyone! I want to show you how I converted some daily used objects into a stylish array of four LED lamps that can be used anywhere in the house. I made them for the kitchen table, and they look so good that I will make another set for my desk. These are not capable to replace your standar...
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Mon, 28 Jan 2013 06:37:28 PST
Simple Adjustable Glass Bottle Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Adjustable-Glass-Bottle-Cutter/
Simple Adjustable Glass Bottle Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/EWW8/HCB8T93D/FCUEWW8HCB8T93D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/EWW8/HCB8T93D/FCUEWW8HCB8T93D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/EWW8/HCB8T93D/FCUEWW8HCB8T93D.SMALL.jpg lidsdad It doesn't matter if the bottle is half full or half empty. With this bottle cutter you can make half a bottle thats all full, and half thats all empty..... everyone's happy There was a nice instructable on how to make a glass bottle cutter that was made at tech shop (http://www.instructables.com/i...
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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 18:28:43 PST
Make A Beer Bottle Shaped Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Magical-Beer-Bottle-Candle/
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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 00:41:03 PST
Tiki-torches for everyone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiki-torches-for-everyone/
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Fri, 11 Jan 2013 05:30:29 PST
DIY Beer Bottle Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beer-Bottle-Chandelier/
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Sat, 13 Oct 2012 20:33:11 PDT
Make a hanging light out of a wine bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-hanging-light-out-of-a-wine-bottle/
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Sat, 25 Aug 2012 02:43:58 PDT
Inverted Wine Bottle Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/IntroductionGathering-Materials/
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Sun, 27 May 2012 21:38:18 PDT
Pac-man bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Pac-man-bottle-opener/
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 22:23:38 PDT
Easiest way to cleanly cut bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-way-to-cleanly-cut-bottles/
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Sun, 8 Apr 2012 17:05:45 PDT
hydroponic lettuce garden from plastic bottles (Grow bottles) http://www.instructables.com/id/hydroponic-lettuce-garden-from-plastic-bottles-Gr/
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Thu, 15 Mar 2012 17:10:14 PDT
metalshop bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/metalshop-bottle-opener/
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Fri, 2 Mar 2012 12:33:52 PST
Wine Bottle Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Garden/
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Thu, 23 Feb 2012 11:45:54 PST
Multi-Axis Turned Wood Canteen http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Axis-Turned-Wood-Canteen/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 19:46:47 PST
Folding Beer Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/folding-bottle-opener/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 10:19:29 PST
plant terrarium basics. http://www.instructables.com/id/plant-terrarium-basics/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2012 07:45:38 PST
Hanging Bottle Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Bottle-Light-Bulb/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2011 21:46:03 PST
Moss Terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Moss-Terrarium/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/4BX7/GVOW4WBI/F064BX7GVOW4WBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/4BX7/GVOW4WBI/F064BX7GVOW4WBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/4BX7/GVOW4WBI/F064BX7GVOW4WBI.SMALL.jpg shesparticular There are reportedly 12,000 species of moss, all classified as bryophytes (non-vascular plants). Unlike "higher plants" mosses do not have internal water-bearing vessels, and do not bear flowers, cones, or seeds. They tend to be small and absorb water and sunlight through their leaves, but do not ab...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2011 16:20:42 PST
LED and Wine Bottle Light Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-and-Wine-Bottle-Light-Fixture/
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Fri, 28 Oct 2011 08:05:02 PDT
How to build a SOLAR BOTTLE BULB http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-SOLAR-BOTTLE-BULB/
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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 06:12:06 PDT
Recycle old bottles to various useful things http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-old-bottles-to-various-usefull-things/
Recycle old bottles to various useful things - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/3BFF/G9NH8M3G/F6B3BFFG9NH8M3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/3BFF/G9NH8M3G/F6B3BFFG9NH8M3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/3BFF/G9NH8M3G/F6B3BFFG9NH8M3G.SMALL.jpg andyk75 This instructable is about a rather old project of mine. But as it seems, it didn't get too popular since then. I hope it changes after the submission of this instructable. So what is it about?  The main idea describes how to clearly cut off the bottom from any glass bottles and then reuse it for so...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2011 08:55:13 PDT
Slug Trap from Recycled Water Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Slug-Trap-from-Recycled-Water-Bottles/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2009 11:42:50 PDT
Beer Bottle Color Organ http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Bottle-Color-Organ/
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Sat, 12 Feb 2011 14:44:33 PST
Trash Concrete http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-Concrete/
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Mon, 24 Jan 2011 14:07:08 PST
Sun Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Sun-Bottles/
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Mon, 9 Aug 2010 14:44:56 PDT
Wine Bottle Accent Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Accent-Light/
Wine Bottle Accent Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/S987/FP8NLFLA/F5NS987FP8NLFLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/S987/FP8NLFLA/F5NS987FP8NLFLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/S987/FP8NLFLA/F5NS987FP8NLFLA.SMALL.jpg KEUrban When you're finished with this project, you will have a low-cost accent light made with commonly available materials. The project is simple and produces great-looking results. If you want to do this with a bottle that has sentimental value to you, I recommend that you practice first because glass is...
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Mon, 29 Dec 2008 14:41:09 PST
Self watering recycled plant pot for growing herbs and flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-watering-recycled-plant-pot-for-growing-herbs/
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By: iPodGuy

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Mon, 17 Mar 2008 19:17:46 PDT
Growing a "Green" Orange Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Growing-a-Green-Orange-Tree/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2010 19:08:10 PST
Bottle Cap Table with Poured Resin Surface http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Cap-Table-with-Poured-Resin-Surface/
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By: americangypsy

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Mon, 28 Sep 2009 19:19:07 PDT
bubble lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/bubble-lamp/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2009 03:13:50 PDT
Gas Bottle Wood Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Gas-Bottle-Wood-Burner/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2009 11:09:23 PST
Remove Broken Light Bulbs Without Getting Cut or Shocked Using A Water Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Broken-Light-Bulbs-Without-Getting-Cut-or-S/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2009 13:31:23 PST
Bottle herb garden – a recycling project. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-herb-garden-8211-a-recycling-project/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2009 04:08:49 PST