Instructables: exploring - workshop - carpentry http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Feb 2017 08:04:08 PST BLOX v1.01 Workshop First Aid http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-First-Aid/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 04:36:55 PST
Skew Chisel DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Skew-Chisel-DIY/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:04:47 PST
Adjustable Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Shelf/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:57:11 PST
Spindle Gouge DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Spindle-Gouge-DIY/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 09:51:36 PST
6 Workshop Machine Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Workshop-Machine-Tips/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:28:11 PST
Vintage Lamp DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Lamp-DIY/
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 12:20:00 PST
How to Make a Cedar Sofa Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cedar-Sofa-Table/
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 20:42:46 PST
A Custom Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Custom-Lathe/
A Custom Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/DE86/IY3CWU28/FFJDE86IY3CWU28.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/DE86/IY3CWU28/FFJDE86IY3CWU28.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/DE86/IY3CWU28/FFJDE86IY3CWU28.SMALL.jpg tonginos Well Hello!I made an instructable some months back about making a mini wood lathe from a small dc motor and some other stuff i found laying arround. It worked like a charm with small projects such as a pen or so,but it definatelly cant turn large bowls or tablelegs or so!So its time to make a bigger...
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:59:07 PST
How to Make a Simple Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Box-2/
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:59:10 PST
How to Make Handsaws http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Handsaws/
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:47:17 PST
The Making of "Rocky" http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Making-of-Rocky/
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:51:10 PST
An Extendable Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Extendable-Workbench/
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:50:43 PST
Making a Timber Bathroom Vanity http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Timber-Bathroom-Vanity/
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:50:36 PST
French Cleat Wall & Storage Loft http://www.instructables.com/id/French-Cleat-Wall-Storage-Loft/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 16:09:31 PST
Kreg r3 jr pocket hole Diy Quick Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Kreg-R3-Jr-Pocket-Hole-Diy-Quick-Clamp/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 02:50:55 PST
A Walking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Walking-Stick/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 04:18:10 PST
Wood Ring - Quick & Easy (With limited tools! NO drill press, lathe, bandsaw, or router needed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Ring-Quick-Easy-With-Limited-Tools-NO-Drill-P/
Wood Ring - Quick & Easy (With limited tools! NO drill press, lathe, bandsaw, or router needed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SMALL.jpg NelsonTreehouse Looking for a quick and easy handmade gift for the holidays?! Impress friends and family with simple yet stunning wooden rings. There are hundreds of different tutorials on wooden rings, but we're going to show you how to make them with limited tools that you likely already have around your home. Th...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:17:54 PST
A Clock or Two http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Clock-or-Two/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 06:56:47 PST
Shop Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-Stool/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 08:29:49 PST
Best Pie Award http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Pie-Award/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 07:57:33 PST
Turning & Carving a Burl Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-Carving-a-Burl-Bowl/
Turning & Carving a Burl Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7CM4/IUOI97CZ/FIT7CM4IUOI97CZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7CM4/IUOI97CZ/FIT7CM4IUOI97CZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7CM4/IUOI97CZ/FIT7CM4IUOI97CZ.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words: Neil Turner Photos: Suellen TurnerLiving in Western Australia I’ve been lucky to have ready access to some amazing burl timbers. The injuries or insect infestations that can cause the round knobbly growths you sometimes see on trees are good luck for woodturners because of the amazingly f...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:15:31 PDT
Make a Garden Planter From an Old Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Garden-Planter-From-an-Old-Dining-Table/
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:00:23 PDT
Log Tools Rest http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Tools-Rest/
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 05:58:55 PDT
Just a Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Just-a-Pen/
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 17:22:39 PDT
Sunglass Holder by ZepLabs http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunglass-Holder-by-ZepLabs/
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 06:38:34 PDT
Mini Corner Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Corner-Table/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 02:21:32 PDT
Clear Wood BookCase http://www.instructables.com/id/Clear-Wood-BookCase/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 07:46:21 PDT
How to Build a Play House for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Play-House-for-Kids/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:28:37 PDT
Klimt on a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Klimt-on-a-Box/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 22:44:53 PDT
How to Make a Coffin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Coffin/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:51:13 PDT
How to Put Together a Chair Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Put-Together-a-Chair-Joint/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 22:56:18 PDT
Choosing the Correct Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Choosing-the-Correct-Saw/
Choosing the Correct Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/P3IQ/IP737GUG/F22P3IQIP737GUG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/P3IQ/IP737GUG/F22P3IQIP737GUG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/P3IQ/IP737GUG/F22P3IQIP737GUG.SMALL.jpg Wood Review In the June, 2016 issue of Australian Wood Review Ian Wilkie writes about what to look for when choosing small saws for general woodwork.In this short demo he demonstrates the difference in grip or hang angle between a carcase and a tenon saw.For more how to guides and reviews, check out www.woodre...
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 08:20:27 PDT
Batch Machining and Assembling a Waterfall Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-Machining-and-Assembling-a-Waterfall-Stool/
Batch Machining and Assembling a Waterfall Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/O3UF/IOXJ1SHU/F6JO3UFIOXJ1SHU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/O3UF/IOXJ1SHU/F6JO3UFIOXJ1SHU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/O3UF/IOXJ1SHU/F6JO3UFIOXJ1SHU.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Dunstone Design on behalf of Wood Review demonstrates the batch machining and assembly process of a Waterfall stools. For more how to guides, check our www.woodreview.com.au or subscribe to our YouTube channel, WoodReviewTV.
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 23:40:59 PDT
How to Make a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Box/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 23:27:31 PDT
How to Handcut Dovetails http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Handcut-Dovetails/
How to Handcut Dovetails - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/IQNA/IOKBTWQ4/FDUIQNAIOKBTWQ4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/IQNA/IOKBTWQ4/FDUIQNAIOKBTWQ4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/IQNA/IOKBTWQ4/FDUIQNAIOKBTWQ4.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Recently we uploaded Peter Young's demonstration of his 5-minute dovetail. This was intended to be an exercise for improving handsawing skills. In this video Peter shows you the 'real' process for handcutting dovetails from start to finish.Like many things where woodworking is concerned there are ...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 18:57:36 PDT
How to Make an Oak Garden Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Oak-Garden-Bench/
How to Make an Oak Garden Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/UFQV/INUV59P1/FM8UFQVINUV59P1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/UFQV/INUV59P1/FM8UFQVINUV59P1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/UFQV/INUV59P1/FM8UFQVINUV59P1.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Story and photos by David Howlett Carry out a particular operation enough times and chances are you’ll become quite good at it. More than anything else, this project is a great exercise in producing mortise and tenon joints. There are 44 of them in this bench. You may not be particularly interes...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 23:43:37 PDT
Learning Algorithms with the Hanoi Towers http://www.instructables.com/id/Learning-Algorithms-With-the-Hanoi-Towers/
Learning Algorithms with the Hanoi Towers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/2P2T/INF9IY53/FJC2P2TINF9IY53.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/2P2T/INF9IY53/FJC2P2TINF9IY53.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/2P2T/INF9IY53/FJC2P2TINF9IY53.SMALL.jpg gmendez3 In this tutorial we will create an educational Kit of the Towers Of HanoiThe Tower of Hanoi, is a mathematical puzzle which consists of three tower and more than one rings:These rings are of different sizes and stacked upon in ascending order i.e. the smaller one sits over the larger one. The missi...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:43:37 PDT
Five Minute Dovetail http://www.instructables.com/id/Five-Minute-Dovetail/
Five Minute Dovetail - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/063K/IN969X3X/F2X063KIN969X3X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/063K/IN969X3X/F2X063KIN969X3X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/063K/IN969X3X/F2X063KIN969X3X.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Want to get your handskills soaring? Peter Young is your personal trainer in this video as shows you an easy and stress free exercise to build your dovetailing skills.Just to make it even easier, here are the steps to follow:1. Mark the shoulders2. Freehand cut tail3. Cut shoulders4. Transfer tail...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 23:42:57 PDT
How to Make a Three-Legged Wooden Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Three-Legged-Wooden-Stool/
How to Make a Three-Legged Wooden Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/AEYC/IN969WXA/F17AEYCIN969WXA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/AEYC/IN969WXA/F17AEYCIN969WXA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/AEYC/IN969WXA/F17AEYCIN969WXA.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words and photos by John Madden My daughter has taken up the guitar, so to encourage her I thought I would make her a stool to practise on. I decided on a three-leg design built from solid jarrah that would be simple and stable. The Design When making any object for the first time it’s a good ...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 23:37:04 PDT
Nomadic bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Nomadic-Bookshelf/
Nomadic bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SMALL.jpg dbikedave The idea for this project bore out of the reality that many of us, "the millennials", suffer with all to often. Since leaving for college, I've moved (on average) every 9-10 months. As a result, this meant outfitting my apartment/studio/place to lay my head with cheap furniture. Cheap furniture is g...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:54:44 PST
Ships Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Ships-Ladder/
Ships Ladder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/2YFF/ILBGUL56/FW12YFFILBGUL56.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/2YFF/ILBGUL56/FW12YFFILBGUL56.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/2YFF/ILBGUL56/FW12YFFILBGUL56.SMALL.jpg NelsonTreehouse Charlie Spitzack walks us through how to build a Ships Ladder for your Treehouse! Nelson Treehouse and Supply uses Ships Ladders in just about every treehouse they build! We want to teach you how to Do It Yourself! Materials List! This is an Intermediate level carpentry project! We suggest you h...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2016 18:57:56 PST
The Peashooter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Peashooter/
The Peashooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/B6KC/ILA1EJVV/FMRB6KCILA1EJVV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/B6KC/ILA1EJVV/FMRB6KCILA1EJVV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/B6KC/ILA1EJVV/FMRB6KCILA1EJVV.SMALL.jpg shknbks it actually dose not shoot peas(tho it probably can)what it dose do is nail in hard to get areas that a hammer cant get to carpenters joist hanger dilema as a carpenter ive had the pleasure of nailing alot of joist hangers.alot of the time another framing member is in the way and its almost impos...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2016 14:40:03 PST
The Ultimate Feather Board http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Feather-Board/
The Ultimate Feather Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/YN1L/IKRNT3GZ/FGTYN1LIKRNT3GZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/YN1L/IKRNT3GZ/FGTYN1LIKRNT3GZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/YN1L/IKRNT3GZ/FGTYN1LIKRNT3GZ.SMALL.jpg marcello bianchi I was looking for my feather board when I realised that it was put in the scrap-bin and taken it down to the recycling centre.I have made a new one and this time I've painted it bright red so hopefully it wan't get dumped. Marking out and cutting I used 18mm marine plywood to make the board.I cu...
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 13:17:09 PST
Coffee Table w/ Raising Top/compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-W-Raising-Topcompartment/
Coffee Table w/ Raising Top/compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/ICJW/IK003JYZ/FA7ICJWIK003JYZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/ICJW/IK003JYZ/FA7ICJWIK003JYZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/ICJW/IK003JYZ/FA7ICJWIK003JYZ.SMALL.jpg MRM1 I decided I needed a new coffee table so I set out to build something that maximized storage, that could be used to as a work surface for my laptop, and looked halfway decent. So I came up with this design. It has:-Storage for oversize books-A large cedar lined drawer for wool blankets, etc.-A seg...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:27:17 PST
Sacrificial Table Saw Fence Clamp Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Sacrificial-Table-Saw-Fence/
Sacrificial Table Saw Fence Clamp Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/JB3U/IJX57ZWU/FXAJB3UIJX57ZWU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/JB3U/IJX57ZWU/FXAJB3UIJX57ZWU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/JB3U/IJX57ZWU/FXAJB3UIJX57ZWU.SMALL.jpg KellyCraig There are times you need to make a cut so close to the table saw fence it can damage it. To avoid this, what is called a sacrificial fence is used.A sacrificial fence simply attaches to your existing fence and makes contact with the blade. Essentially, the blade is raised up into it cutting out th...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 14:09:32 PST
Blade Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Band-Saw-Blade-Storage/
Blade Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/7IG5/IJQNZ2U3/FWL7IG5IJQNZ2U3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/7IG5/IJQNZ2U3/FWL7IG5IJQNZ2U3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/7IG5/IJQNZ2U3/FWL7IG5IJQNZ2U3.SMALL.jpg KellyCraig During the over forty years I've been making sawdust, storing the blades used on the tools from which it is made has always been an issue, for both me and many other woodworkers. Part of the reason is, we end up using every square foot of shop wall for storage of tools, patterns, jigs and other thi...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 10:36:45 PST
Almost Free Router Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Almost-Free-Router-Table/
Almost Free Router Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/SHXZ/IJNM7T6C/FSTSHXZIJNM7T6C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/SHXZ/IJNM7T6C/FSTSHXZIJNM7T6C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/SHXZ/IJNM7T6C/FSTSHXZIJNM7T6C.SMALL.jpg wobblycogs Every woodworker should have a router table as they make countless operations with the router both easier and safer. Unfortunately commercial router tables are often expensive and of fairly mediocre quality. In this 'ible I show off the router table that I built for almost nothing from pieces of scr...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 04:47:48 PST
Console Converted to Vanity http://www.instructables.com/id/Console-Converted-to-Vanity/
Console Converted to Vanity - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/FOGE/IJ6CFJR7/FZSFOGEIJ6CFJR7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/FOGE/IJ6CFJR7/FZSFOGEIJ6CFJR7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/FOGE/IJ6CFJR7/FZSFOGEIJ6CFJR7.SMALL.jpg IreneJ3 A client wanted a teak slab vanity - I had a long console with a beautiful teak slab top, so we decided to convert it. Client loved final piece and wants to make a coffee table from the remaining slab. Turned one table into two custom projects and one happy customer.
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 08:26:13 PST
Sleek Floating Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-Floating-Shelf/
Sleek Floating Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/KFB2/IIJKVRI5/F88KFB2IIJKVRI5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/KFB2/IIJKVRI5/F88KFB2IIJKVRI5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/KFB2/IIJKVRI5/F88KFB2IIJKVRI5.SMALL.jpg IreneJ3 A novel way to craft a floating shelf with only three screws.
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 20:28:15 PST
Desktop PC with electrical outlets http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-PC-with-electrical-outlets-1/
Desktop PC with electrical outlets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/Y1HW/IH0U64EJ/F3XY1HWIH0U64EJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/Y1HW/IH0U64EJ/F3XY1HWIH0U64EJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/Y1HW/IH0U64EJ/F3XY1HWIH0U64EJ.SMALL.jpg agalindo1 Desktop pc with electrical outlets Desktop pc with electrical outletsThis desk was made of pine wood, its easy to make at home, is assembled with glue and wood screws. This desk has three double shots of 2x4 ", holes for the passage of wiring, or support for voltage stabilizer and a light switch fla...
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 10:23:03 PDT