Instructables: exploring - workshop - car - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:54:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Car Powered by Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Car-Powered-by-Smartphone/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 07:17:50 PDT
Power-car : Diy Power bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Powercar-Diy-Power-Bank/
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Sat, 7 May 2016 21:01:06 PDT
Stirling Engine Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Stirling-Engine-Car/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 05:26:09 PDT
RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Car-4/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 17:16:09 PDT
3 Super Easy Golf Ball Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Super-Easy-Golf-Ball-Hacks/
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 14:24:20 PDT
How to add a circuit to your car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Add-a-Circuit-to-Your-Car/
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Fri, 8 Apr 2016 05:05:58 PDT
Fast and Furious Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-and-Furious-Book-Case/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 10:46:51 PST
DIY Snow Chains http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Snow-Chains/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 05:06:59 PST
Legend of Zelda Surround Sound Tv Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-Surround-Sound-Tv-Cabinet/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 22:57:39 PST
RESTORE PALE CAR BUMPER http://www.instructables.com/id/RESTORE-PALE-CAR-BUMPER/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 15:04:51 PST
Jumping a Car Battery Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Jumping-a-Car-Battery-Tutorial/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:46:36 PST
Junkyard Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Junkyard-Clock/
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Sat, 2 Jan 2016 20:28:35 PST
Foam Rebuild of Bumper http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Rebuild-of-Bumper/
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 09:10:08 PST
Oil Change http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Change-1/
Oil Change - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/VUXS/II4WNMKI/F4FVUXSII4WNMKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/VUXS/II4WNMKI/F4FVUXSII4WNMKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/VUXS/II4WNMKI/F4FVUXSII4WNMKI.SMALL.jpg gbregin Time to complete: 30 min -1 hrTools needed: Socket wrench, car jack, jack stands, oil tray Parts/additional items: New oil, new oil filter, piece of cardboard (larger than oil tray),paper towels, empty container (can use oil container once you use all the oil) The vehicle used in the pictures is a 2...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 05:30:49 PST
DIY Snowman | Stop Car Windows Steaming Up http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Snowman-Stop-Car-Windows-Steaming-Up/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 07:33:26 PST
Car Key mod with electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Key-mod-with-electronics/
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 14:54:10 PST
DIY Puddle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Puddle-Lights/
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:58:59 PST
Add Decorative Lights to Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-Your-Car-with-Lights/
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 19:40:55 PDT
A Quick Car Dent Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Quick-Car-Dent-Fix/
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 18:38:13 PDT
Van Turned Dorm Room, Complete With Bed and Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Van-Turned-Dorm-Room/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 14:00:53 PDT
Headlight LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Headlight-LED/
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Fri, 18 Sep 2015 06:46:43 PDT
Easy driveway car shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-driveway-car-shield/
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 14:06:57 PDT
Holistic Automotive Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Holistic-Automotive-Survival-Kit/
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Sat, 12 Sep 2015 20:16:24 PDT
Engineering A 3 Wheel Vehicle Chassis http://www.instructables.com/id/Engineering-A-3-Wheel-Vehicle-Chassis/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 10:40:33 PDT
Enhanced Shopping Bag Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-Shopping-Bag-Holder/
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 04:17:00 PDT
In Car Trash Can http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Car-Trash-Can/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 08:39:08 PDT
USBing your car http://www.instructables.com/id/USBing-your-car/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:36:23 PDT
The Trunk Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Trunk-Rack/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 05:54:14 PDT
Anderson Power Pole Battery Charger Extension Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Anderson-Power-Pole-Battery-Charger-Extension-Cabl/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:09:38 PDT
how to make a wind powered car http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-wind-powered-car/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:03:46 PDT
Check Your Check Engine Light Yourself! http://www.instructables.com/id/Check-Your-Check-Engine-Light-Yourself/
Check Your Check Engine Light Yourself! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QX90/IDUQU0SS/FC6QX90IDUQU0SS.SMALL.jpg hfb Ever had that horrible feeling when your check engine light (CEL) comes on while you're driving? I have! The thought that it will cost upwards of $100 to have the dealer or other shops diagnose your vehicle is enough to turn a good day bad.I'm a huge fan of the KISS principle. Keep It Simple Stup#%....
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 04:47:55 PDT
How to create an airduct on a car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-an-airduct-on-a-car/
How to create an airduct on a car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/4PKK/IDECX6US/FKI4PKKIDECX6US.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/4PKK/IDECX6US/FKI4PKKIDECX6US.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/4PKK/IDECX6US/FKI4PKKIDECX6US.SMALL.jpg de_jean I drive a 1969 Citroën Dyane. Because I do off-roads with this car I added an original spec skid plate, the black plate in the middle of the car.After I mounted the plate I noticed that the airflow is compromised, the car has an air cooled flat twin engine, so fresh air is important, therefore I wan...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 20:18:04 PDT
How I Painted My Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Painted-My-Rims/
How I Painted My Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/YVRC/ID7JYTI6/FPWYVRCID7JYTI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/YVRC/ID7JYTI6/FPWYVRCID7JYTI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/YVRC/ID7JYTI6/FPWYVRCID7JYTI6.SMALL.jpg turbiny Plan Think Gather Previous owner color of choice Scrub Or Depaint* A little scrubing so the new paint will stick to themI didnt really care i aint gona lie on the ground all day and admire my work thats why i didnt remove all the previous colors Adjust Your Spray Gun And Paint Evenly Pain...
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:01:20 PDT
How to Plasti-Dip Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Plasti-Dip-Your-Car/
How to Plasti-Dip Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/DUHZ/ICX7NMS1/FSWDUHZICX7NMS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/DUHZ/ICX7NMS1/FSWDUHZICX7NMS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/DUHZ/ICX7NMS1/FSWDUHZICX7NMS1.SMALL.jpg troberts8 We've owned our '68 for over a decade and have watched its paint fade, crack and chip.Some areas were down to the metal and we wanted to do something about it before it got any worse.We discovered Plasti-Dip*. Plasti-Dip is resistant to sun fading, winter ice, cold, and salt. It is also a durable ye...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 21:12:43 PDT
Popup headlight wink with arduino and relay board featuring my miata. http://www.instructables.com/id/Popup-headlight-wink-with-arduino-and-relay-board-/
Popup headlight wink with arduino and relay board featuring my miata. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SMALL.jpg curly686 wiring up switches to make miata headlights wink is a pain, dont worry this is slightly less painful.my goal of this project was to make the headlights wink or do other things using the factory switch. i thought it would be way cooler to make it look stock as possible but actually do more than stock...
By: curly686

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:41:53 PDT
Build a Wooden Car from Old Pallets! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Wooden-Car-from-Old-Pallets/
Build a Wooden Car from Old Pallets! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/6SHJ/IANRXAK2/FXP6SHJIANRXAK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/6SHJ/IANRXAK2/FXP6SHJIANRXAK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/6SHJ/IANRXAK2/FXP6SHJIANRXAK2.SMALL.jpg Stratofortress This is a fun project that is not overly time consuming. I am presenting this instructable to hopefully serve as a creative spark for others to build comparable projects.What you'll need:- A pallet, preferably oak or another hardwood- A band saw or scroll saw- A table saw- A miter saw or radial arm ...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 22:43:50 PDT
Inexpensive car ramps http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-car-ramps/
Inexpensive car ramps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/73LY/IACE0UY0/FHN73LYIACE0UY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/73LY/IACE0UY0/FHN73LYIACE0UY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/73LY/IACE0UY0/FHN73LYIACE0UY0.SMALL.jpg sourdoughjim I needed to make another set of ramps for changing oil in my car at another location. I thought I would make this process my first instructable. I have a pair of store-bought steel ramps that I hate to use. The ramp angle is steep and they tend to scoot on you. These homemade ramps are easier to...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 07:04:36 PDT
Renew old steel wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Renew-old-steel-wheels/
Renew old steel wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SMALL.jpg shai.rotbard 5 step for being awesome...I painted the wheels a year ago and the paint is still like new :) Lift your car and put it on stands Don't forget to open the screws with power handle before you lift the car. Clean your old nasty wheels I found that sand-paper and terpentine dose the job better tha...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 08:33:54 PDT
Gearshift Mods!!!! SHTYLE (shift in style) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gearshift-Mods-SHTYLE-shift-in-style/
Gearshift Mods!!!! SHTYLE (shift in style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/4LRJ/I9SMUK5G/FPX4LRJI9SMUK5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/4LRJ/I9SMUK5G/FPX4LRJI9SMUK5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/4LRJ/I9SMUK5G/FPX4LRJI9SMUK5G.SMALL.jpg Homepwner Make custom interchangeable gearshift knobs/extensions for your import vehicle! Both of my Japanese made vehicles have a manual/standard transmission. The stock shift lever has a threaded end that is M10 X 1.25 This is where the stock knob threads on to. I will show you how to easily make threaded c...
By: Homepwner

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Mon, 18 May 2015 00:46:48 PDT
R2D2 VW Bus http://www.instructables.com/id/R2D2-VW-Bus/
R2D2 VW Bus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/PDIX/I9GWBZN8/F8QPDIXI9GWBZN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/PDIX/I9GWBZN8/F8QPDIXI9GWBZN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/PDIX/I9GWBZN8/F8QPDIXI9GWBZN8.SMALL.jpg mimaki cg60 Hello everyone, and welcome to our most ambitious project so far!It all began when we looked at the family's old-looking VW bus and started wondering how to transform it. The first idea was to transform it into a woody-vw bus, but after a Star Wars marathon, we finally found the droid we were lookin...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 19:24:06 PDT
How to Change Your Engine Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Your-Engine-Oil-1/
How to Change Your Engine Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/URXS/I8U16AXS/FJLURXSI8U16AXS.SMALL.jpg jgarcia7296 Hello, My name is Jonathan and I will walk you step by step on how to do an oil change. I will be using my vehicle to demonstrate the proper procedure on how to change your engine oil. Know the Vehicle First know the year, make, and model of your vehicle to find out what viscosity of engine oil ...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:11:08 PDT
How to replace a CV boot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-a-CV-boot/
How to replace a CV boot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/Z2P0/I8R6EZV2/FG0Z2P0I8R6EZV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/Z2P0/I8R6EZV2/FG0Z2P0I8R6EZV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/Z2P0/I8R6EZV2/FG0Z2P0I8R6EZV2.SMALL.jpg Cheezwedge This Instructable will show how to replace a broken CV boot on a front wheel drive vehicle without disassembling it or replacing the entire shaft.This guide is an inexpensive way to repair the boots only, but if the boots have been torn for a while then the axle bearings may be worn out and the enti...
By: Cheezwedge

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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:47:17 PDT
Outdoor hot shower .... in the middle of nowhere http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-shower-in-the-middle-of-nowhere/
Outdoor hot shower .... in the middle of nowhere - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/GNVJ/I800XAHJ/FV4GNVJI800XAHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/GNVJ/I800XAHJ/FV4GNVJI800XAHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/GNVJ/I800XAHJ/FV4GNVJI800XAHJ.SMALL.jpg Stefano DV Spending time in the middle of nowhere is a fantastic experience. Sometimes it could be a requirement to escape from the city, zombies, or ... whatever is hurting you. Regardless the reason one will move in the middle of nowhere, everyone needs a little bit of comfort specially in a cold winter.So I...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 06:45:55 PDT
One Man Brake Bleeder! http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Man-Brake-Bleeder/
One Man Brake Bleeder! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/SHUY/I7VQOM61/FJHSHUYI7VQOM61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/SHUY/I7VQOM61/FJHSHUYI7VQOM61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/SHUY/I7VQOM61/FJHSHUYI7VQOM61.SMALL.jpg FrigginWidowMaker How to: Build a one-man brake bleeder!Normally, two people are required to bleed the air from a vehicle's brake system. This instructable shows you how to D.I.Y. with a wet/dry vacuum, using cheap and easily obtainable materials. Maintaining your braking system with this homemade tool is a must as i...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:45:38 PDT
making a fiberglass air scoop http://www.instructables.com/id/making-a-fiberglass-air-scoop/
making a fiberglass air scoop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/FOWG/I7MXYGBF/F5OFOWGI7MXYGBF.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz it all started when I noticed my buggy engine would run a little hot on the highway so I came up with an idea to make a scoop to help force cool air into the cooling shroud. the only reason could come up with as to why it only happened when I was driving was because it was being blocked, kind of li...
By: drosenkranz

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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:36:39 PDT
How I installed vinyl on my buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-installed-vinyl-on-my-buggy/
How I installed vinyl on my buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz it all started because riding without padding on the bars you rest your arm on was uncomfortable. first decide what color vinyl, I chose red and black obviously. now start measuring and planning. I used all measurements for the armrests and upper headrests ... also I installed zippers so that I...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:31:02 PDT
Car part chess set http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-part-chess-set/
Car part chess set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/22EH/I7ELD1EK/FDS22EHI7ELD1EK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/22EH/I7ELD1EK/FDS22EHI7ELD1EK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/22EH/I7ELD1EK/FDS22EHI7ELD1EK.SMALL.jpg TuftyFall0 This is the chess set i made for my senior project it started out as a bunch of old car parts that had no purpose and was destined to be scraped. So i decided to give them a second chance at life and turned them into a usable furniture decor peace. The whole project is rather bolted or welded togeth...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:14:07 PDT
How to Change a Tire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-a-Tire-4/
How to Change a Tire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VQ7J/I6RSGGTJ/F38VQ7JI6RSGGTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VQ7J/I6RSGGTJ/F38VQ7JI6RSGGTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VQ7J/I6RSGGTJ/F38VQ7JI6RSGGTJ.SMALL.jpg benjaminfischer This instructable will teach the average driver how to change a tire in a road side setting. This will be helpful if you are ever to endure a flat or any other damage to your tire. Before we begin it is important to know that this tutorial is specific to passenger vehicles, larger vehicles will have...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:37:49 PST
GoPro time-lapse rig for dashboard (Lego) http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-time-lapse-rig-for-dashboard-Lego/
GoPro time-lapse rig for dashboard (Lego) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SMALL.jpg Coin of Gold Ever wanted to capture the journey to your vacation? Well, now you can! This rig for the GoPro allows you to complete that family road trip montage by making a time-lapse of the journey. Made out of Lego, this is a simple rig to hold your GoPro in place while driving down the road. This was origi...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:13:59 PST
Caraoke http://www.instructables.com/id/Caraoke/
Caraoke - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Let's be honest with each other, we all love singing in the car. Sometimes it's tough to sing along when you don't know all the words, which is why you need a car karaoke system - the caraoke!With the windows rolled down you can share your amazing singing voice with everyone you pass.You as the dri...
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