Instructables: exploring - workshop - bottle - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:53:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 Firefighters Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Firefighters-Bottle-Opener/
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By: desertsniper

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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 10:00:53 PDT
Glass Engraving | Laser Engraved Whisky Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Engraving-Laser-Engraved-Whisky-Bottle/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 13:04:10 PDT
Glass Bottle Cutting Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Bottle-Cutting-Jig/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 20:01:04 PDT
Long Lasting Beer Bottle Tiki Torches http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Lasting-Beer-Bottle-Tiki-Torches/
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By: Herman Beerman

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Wed, 13 May 2015 19:37:15 PDT
Nail Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Nail-Bottle-Opener/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:25:20 PDT
Beer bottle opener pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-beer-bottle-opener/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 06:45:21 PDT
Simple Bottle Cutting Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bottle-Cutting-Jig/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 18:52:53 PDT
Beer Bottle Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Bottle-Candle-Holder/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 08:37:05 PST
Not Your Average "Coaster" http://www.instructables.com/id/Not-Your-Average-Coaster/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 08:31:28 PST
Diesel Punk Wine Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Punk-Wine-Rack/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:29:17 PST
Recycled Bottle Self Watering Hydroponics http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Bottle-Self-Watering-Hydroponics/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 04:52:46 PST
Man Cave Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Man-Cave-Bottle-Opener/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 12:37:29 PST
Bottle Rocket Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Rocket-Lamp/
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By: Christian Knuell

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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:19:49 PST
Tiki-Torch Bottle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiki-Torch-Bottle-Lamp/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:40:43 PDT
Wine Bottle Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Table/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 07:48:04 PDT
A beer for two flames http://www.instructables.com/id/A-beer-for-two-flames/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:53:12 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
Liquor bottle lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-lights/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:09:08 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
Coke Bottle Sputnik Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-Bottle-Sputnik-Lamp/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 12:38:53 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
the stem lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/the-stem-lamp/
the stem lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/5SW0/HWNUBJ6S/F9C5SW0HWNUBJ6S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/5SW0/HWNUBJ6S/F9C5SW0HWNUBJ6S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/5SW0/HWNUBJ6S/F9C5SW0HWNUBJ6S.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Being able to cut my own empty beer bottles I wished to build something which takes advantage of that nice warm glass colour. A lamp took shape in my brain... The lampshades To see a simple way to cut a glass bottle you can read my previous instructable here. Actually there are many methods and y...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:01:32 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/
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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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By: M3G

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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/
Recycled Bottle Lamps (Multiple) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/NHOD/HQQLOKVD/FH2NHODHQQLOKVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/NHOD/HQQLOKVD/FH2NHODHQQLOKVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/NHOD/HQQLOKVD/FH2NHODHQQLOKVD.SMALL.jpg snow1434 I would like to share one of my favorite projects how to make a bottle lamp. You do have to invest about $15  for a diamond bit, but the bottle lamps can be made for less than $10 and they make amazing gifts or sold for a profit at craft shows and Etsy shops. Before we start i made this instructable...
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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/
Paw Print Bottle Openers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SNH1/HQ1E91JB/FKRSNH1HQ1E91JB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SNH1/HQ1E91JB/FKRSNH1HQ1E91JB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SNH1/HQ1E91JB/FKRSNH1HQ1E91JB.SMALL.jpg Natalina I am a newbie to metal working, and decided to try a simple project to get acquainted with some of the awesome tools we have at the Pier 9 shop (I work here at Instructables, and we have an amazing new shop! Apply to be an AIR and you can use it too!). I made these as christmas gifts for my family w...
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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/
The $0.05 Stationary Bottle Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/CJWJ/HNRLLE3X/FJZCJWJHNRLLE3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/CJWJ/HNRLLE3X/FJZCJWJHNRLLE3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/CJWJ/HNRLLE3X/FJZCJWJHNRLLE3X.SMALL.jpg -BALES- If you're anything like me (handsome and funny), you misplace your tape measures constantly.  I have a small space and 4 tape measures .. still happens.  You also misplace your bottle openers and you don't carry one because your key ring is already crying for mercy. You, my fine feathered friend, n...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 10:23:08 PST
Plants in Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Plants-in-Bottles/
Plants in Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/L9LA/I16965ZL/FFGL9LAI16965ZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/L9LA/I16965ZL/FFGL9LAI16965ZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/L9LA/I16965ZL/FFGL9LAI16965ZL.SMALL.jpg notforfooduse These plants in bottles are essentially DIY terraria in bottles. They look quite good and are very simple to make with whatever bottles you might have lying around. I made these one afternoon with my cousin and he really enjoyed it! Obviously, this is not the first terrarium-themed instructable. In...
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Thu, 15 Aug 2013 00:46:37 PDT
Plastic bottle birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-bottle-birdhouse/
Plastic bottle birdhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/31HD/HFSH7A08/FUN31HDHFSH7A08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/31HD/HFSH7A08/FUN31HDHFSH7A08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/31HD/HFSH7A08/FUN31HDHFSH7A08.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge Isn't that the best thing there is? Use your plastic waste for a bird-nursery. After your clothes have been refreshed you step out in nature and you hear the tiny squeaks of little birds housing in your former detergent bottle. It is easy to make. No special skills needed. And very basic tools. Sti...
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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/
Powder Coating Glass Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/2U37/HAWSMESX/FTJ2U37HAWSMESX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/2U37/HAWSMESX/FTJ2U37HAWSMESX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/2U37/HAWSMESX/FTJ2U37HAWSMESX.SMALL.jpg Julia.Lemke Powder coating is an electrostatic process in which polymers or plastics are applied in a dry spray. Typically, this process is used for metals, but with the right preparation, it can be applied to other materials such as glass or wood. Powder coating is much more durable than most conventional pain...
By: Julia.Lemke

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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/
Make A Beer Bottle Shaped Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/QGGE/HC9M3NA8/F7BQGGEHC9M3NA8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/QGGE/HC9M3NA8/F7BQGGEHC9M3NA8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/QGGE/HC9M3NA8/F7BQGGEHC9M3NA8.SMALL.jpg hithernthither Materials: Tongs (Not shown) Funnel Hammer (Not shown) Glue (Not shown) Beer Bottle Large Candle Melt Your Candle Get a small pot and stick your candle in it. Turn the heat on low. Wait. Check on it every few minutes. Be careful, you can burn the wax! If it starts smoking, take it off the he...
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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/
Tiki-torches for everyone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/99BT/HBNXVANA/FUW99BTHBNXVANA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/99BT/HBNXVANA/FUW99BTHBNXVANA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/99BT/HBNXVANA/FUW99BTHBNXVANA.SMALL.jpg Justin Tyler Tate Whether it's hot or cold outside, or even in between, you can still have an outdoor party with Tiki-torches. The materials you'll need are: - Some twine or thin rope - One glass bottle which fits loosely inside one plastic bottle - One long stick, dowel, sapling or thin tree branch (about 1in/2.5cm...
By: Justin Tyler Tate

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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/
DIY Beer Bottle Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2MLH/HAIK2UEL/FGS2MLHHAIK2UEL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2MLH/HAIK2UEL/FGS2MLHHAIK2UEL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2MLH/HAIK2UEL/FGS2MLHHAIK2UEL.SMALL.jpg faceless105 If you want to keep things original, then this is a great project. With a little work and time you can 1up all your friends with a great new look for your bar lighting. The inspiration for this came from another instructable. The only problem with this was he built his by welding, which wasn't some...
By: faceless105

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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/
Make a hanging light out of a wine bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/X0EW/H67NS30L/FY9X0EWH67NS30L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/X0EW/H67NS30L/FY9X0EWH67NS30L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/X0EW/H67NS30L/FY9X0EWH67NS30L.SMALL.jpg immrroboto I created a hanging light out an old lamp and a used wine bottle.  This was my first time through so it is a bit of a rough project, as I was learning as I went.  Hopefully it will serve as a good jumping off point for you if you wish to try something similar.  This project should take about one hou...
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Sat, 25 Aug 2012 02:43:58 PDT
Inverted Wine Bottle Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/IntroductionGathering-Materials/
Inverted Wine Bottle Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/NWPJ/H2MYM0N6/F6VNWPJH2MYM0N6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/NWPJ/H2MYM0N6/F6VNWPJH2MYM0N6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/NWPJ/H2MYM0N6/F6VNWPJH2MYM0N6.SMALL.jpg coolname123 Introduction/Gathering Materials So a while ago I found a couple of Instructables about how to turn old plastic coke bottles and other various items into upside-down hanging planters (such as this one here). I thought it was kind of a cool idea, but it just looked far to scrappy to fit in with the ...
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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/
Pac-man bottle opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/D4XO/H0OJ3A48/FDQD4XOH0OJ3A48.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/D4XO/H0OJ3A48/FDQD4XOH0OJ3A48.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/D4XO/H0OJ3A48/FDQD4XOH0OJ3A48.SMALL.jpg heelercjwww I saw a bottle opener like this somewhere and decided to make my own. Notice pac man has two teeth, those are there because bottle caps are much harder then ghost. What I used As far as tools go its rather meager. you can get by with less then I used certainly, just depends on how much elbow grea...
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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/
hydroponic lettuce garden from plastic bottles (Grow bottles) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/KH8H/GZUAS8SY/FMPKH8HGZUAS8SY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/KH8H/GZUAS8SY/FMPKH8HGZUAS8SY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/KH8H/GZUAS8SY/FMPKH8HGZUAS8SY.SMALL.jpg Professor-Mousedude I have no land to grow a garden, But I do have windows that get plenty of sunlight.  I wanted a compact, low maintenance way of quickly growing lettuce and other small, fast growing plants. My goals were: cheap: I'm not looking to spend much money on this project, so cheap is good, and free is bet...
By: Professor-Mousedude

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Thu, 15 Mar 2012 17:10:14 PDT
metalshop bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/metalshop-bottle-opener/
metalshop bottle opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/EER5/GZAD136Y/FN5EER5GZAD136Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/EER5/GZAD136Y/FN5EER5GZAD136Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/EER5/GZAD136Y/FN5EER5GZAD136Y.SMALL.jpg rocket I recently took the Basic Metal Shop class at TechShop (course #MTL103), this is a safety and basic equipment class aimed at getting people with little to no experience working with metal shop tools safely and comfortably. This Instructable will guide you through the process of making a simple bot...
By: rocket

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Fri, 2 Mar 2012 12:33:52 PST
Wine Bottle Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Garden/
Wine Bottle Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/B0JT/GYZNV3BD/F2RB0JTGYZNV3BD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/B0JT/GYZNV3BD/F2RB0JTGYZNV3BD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/B0JT/GYZNV3BD/F2RB0JTGYZNV3BD.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam I had a bunch of wine bottles in my window, and plants in the other window. But then my plants started having seedlings, and I didn't have a flower pot for them- and my wine bottles looked lonely without anything in them. Suddenly, it hit me! Wine bottles could be flower pots, thus solving all of my...
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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/
Multi-Axis Turned Wood Canteen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/2589/GYQFN1IK/FP52589GYQFN1IK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/2589/GYQFN1IK/FP52589GYQFN1IK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/2589/GYQFN1IK/FP52589GYQFN1IK.SMALL.jpg Scotttland   Multi-axis, or 'eccentric' wood turning is the turning of parts in two or more phases, set at different axis.  The different axis can be parallel, angular, or at 90 degrees.  In most cases, this will mean turning a piece of wood in a very lopsided way, with the center of gravity offset from the ax...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 19:46:47 PST
Folding Beer Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/folding-bottle-opener/
Folding Beer Bottle Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/RN7X/GYGF8JWR/F7CRN7XGYGF8JWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/RN7X/GYGF8JWR/F7CRN7XGYGF8JWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/RN7X/GYGF8JWR/F7CRN7XGYGF8JWR.SMALL.jpg desertsniper In my venture to start building knives and lacking the proper tools to do so, I wanted to practice things related to the craft. I thought handle would be a great place to start and while having I beer (stone IPA) I had a brilliant idea! How about a bottle opener?! So I made one, and another (more ro...
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 10:19:29 PST