Instructables: exploring - workshop - carpentry http://www.instructables.com Mon, 5 Dec 2016 22:33:07 PST BLOX v1.01 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/
Shop Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/N4B3/IVO46G37/FKXN4B3IVO46G37.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/N4B3/IVO46G37/FKXN4B3IVO46G37.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/N4B3/IVO46G37/FKXN4B3IVO46G37.SMALL.jpg tonginos It's been a long time now that I have my workbench placed just too high to use a chair and work seated on stuff that allowed it. This could be a drawback sometimes. Or just a waste of energy. And we dont exactly like the term "waste" here on ZepLabs!It was time to get a stool for the shop and what c...
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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/
Log Tools Rest - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/K3BZ/IUKEQ7ZW/FJ2K3BZIUKEQ7ZW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/K3BZ/IUKEQ7ZW/FJ2K3BZIUKEQ7ZW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/K3BZ/IUKEQ7ZW/FJ2K3BZIUKEQ7ZW.SMALL.jpg tonginos You have a messy shop and a mood of cleaning up and organizing a bit instead of doing some actual work?Lets make a wall tool hanger out of a log! After all, it' ll just take half an hour and is gonna save you some space!You 'll need:-A log-A piece of scrap wood-A drill-Some screws-Wood glue-A wall a...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 05:58:55 PDT
Just a Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Just-a-Pen/
Just a Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/2XAA/IU1R5SLZ/FB52XAAIU1R5SLZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/2XAA/IU1R5SLZ/FB52XAAIU1R5SLZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/2XAA/IU1R5SLZ/FB52XAAIU1R5SLZ.SMALL.jpg tonginos So do you have a cheap ,descent working but kind of ugly plastic pen?You have half of an hour spare time, and searching for an excuse to take your recently handmade mini lathe spinning again?? Make a pen! Nothing too fancy, but as far as I 'm concerned, handmade is always fancy enough...
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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/
Sunglass Holder by ZepLabs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/MCGS/ITZSHE56/FPGMCGSITZSHE56.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/MCGS/ITZSHE56/FPGMCGSITZSHE56.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/MCGS/ITZSHE56/FPGMCGSITZSHE56.SMALL.jpg tonginos I have always been an "one-pair-of-sunglasses-at-a-time" kind of person. Having them on my head during most of the day, if not always. Yep, my sunglases are the world to me! Just until I lose them,break them,scratch them to death! Then I buy another pair that suits my needs and taste and the story g...
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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/
Clear Wood BookCase - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/UNFO/ISCBQZML/F4LUNFOISCBQZML.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/UNFO/ISCBQZML/F4LUNFOISCBQZML.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/UNFO/ISCBQZML/F4LUNFOISCBQZML.SMALL.jpg IssamK We just moved in our new apartment and were excited about the Garden we have. So I directly took the opportunity (with wife's permission ;) ) to set up a small workshop and build some of our own furniture. This design was inspired by a book case I saw at a friends place, and it was fun to try to rec...
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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/
How to Make a Coffin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/L3JY/IQ2KDXGQ/FIZL3JYIQ2KDXGQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/L3JY/IQ2KDXGQ/FIZL3JYIQ2KDXGQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/L3JY/IQ2KDXGQ/FIZL3JYIQ2KDXGQ.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Story and photos by Stephen OramReprinted from Australian Wood Review, issue 56, September 2007When one is commissioned to make a piece there is usually an arbitrary deadline set as part of the deal—Christmas, birthdays, business premises opening... But recently I came close to a true deadline wh...
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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/
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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/
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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
Band Saw Blade Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Band-Saw-Blade-Storage/
Band Saw 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/
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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/
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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
Hand Cut Dovetails for Dummies http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Cut-Dovetails-for-Dummies/
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Mon, 5 Oct 2015 08:54:47 PDT
3D Corner Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Corner-Shelf/
3D Corner Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/FHNJ/IEVUQZIP/FY2FHNJIEVUQZIP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/FHNJ/IEVUQZIP/FY2FHNJIEVUQZIP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/FHNJ/IEVUQZIP/FY2FHNJIEVUQZIP.SMALL.jpg Andy Lawson I designed a few corner shelves that I thought would stand out. The first was circular, the second was a cube and the third was a diamond. Only one of them worked and I built it this week.This is my first attempt at an instructable so I thought I'd start with something simple. I thought that 4 bi...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015 02:52:02 PDT
How To Make Built-In Bookcases http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Built-In-Bookcases/
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 21:06:10 PDT
Choosing Greener Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Choosing-Greener-Wood/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 06:55:58 PDT
Abstract coffee table (recycled wood table top) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-level-product-and-design-coffee-table/
Abstract coffee table (recycled wood table top) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/HM0T/IKSN5ADL/FZWHM0TIKSN5ADL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/HM0T/IKSN5ADL/FZWHM0TIKSN5ADL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/HM0T/IKSN5ADL/FZWHM0TIKSN5ADL.SMALL.jpg TipsyLathes Not much really to explain here other than this is my coffee table that I designed and made by hand out of some recycled materials and some fresh ones.there is suppose to be a glass top to the table but at the moment acrylic. what I have made is a proof of concept so instead of the butt mit...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 07:17:07 PDT
Build the perfect lemonade stand with your kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-perfect-lemonade-stand-with-your-kids/
Build the perfect lemonade stand with your kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/69YO/I8PQU648/FN469YOI8PQU648.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/69YO/I8PQU648/FN469YOI8PQU648.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/69YO/I8PQU648/FN469YOI8PQU648.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife Who doesn’t love a lemonade stand on a hot summer day?Lemonade stands are more than just a way to teach your kids about money. Building alemonade stand is fun way to learn some basics about construction. And if you take the time to build a sturdy Lemonade Stand, you can keep using it as a Garden Wis...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 07:28:19 PDT
Clutter Cutter: Storage for Garage, Shop, and Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/Clutter-Cutter-Storage-for-Garage-Shop-and-Shed/
Clutter Cutter: Storage for Garage, Shop, and Shed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/A2LI/I85QNTVO/FUOA2LII85QNTVO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/A2LI/I85QNTVO/FUOA2LII85QNTVO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/A2LI/I85QNTVO/FUOA2LII85QNTVO.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife This Clutter Cutter is a simple, fun storage solution for indoors or out.As much as I love working on my garden and landscapeI dislike rooting around in a garage, shed, shop, basement, or outdoor storage area disentangling the various shovels, rakes, hoses, cords, and whatever other outdoor accoutre...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 07:27:34 PDT
Tool Hack: Using a counter sink http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Hack-Using-a-counter-sink/
Tool Hack: Using a counter sink - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/AZFR/I7KB9HP9/F1VAZFRI7KB9HP9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/AZFR/I7KB9HP9/F1VAZFRI7KB9HP9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/AZFR/I7KB9HP9/F1VAZFRI7KB9HP9.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife Here’s a tool hack that I promise will save you time and make your projects better. Or at least less frustrating. OK, maybe I don’t promise because I don’t know you. What I do promise is that it saves me time. All the time.It falls into this category, that I’m the first one in history to make up: ‘L...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:01:15 PDT
How to build a pergola: Make it awesome from the ground up. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-pergola-Make-it-awesome-from-the-gr/
How to build a pergola: Make it awesome from the ground up. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/EC85/I6RSJ0MJ/FSWEC85I6RSJ0MJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/EC85/I6RSJ0MJ/FSWEC85I6RSJ0MJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/EC85/I6RSJ0MJ/FSWEC85I6RSJ0MJ.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife If you’ve got grand backyard landscaping ideas, then how to build a pergola—that rocks—should be on your list. This pergola is a one-of-a-kinder with a multi-use space for seating and serving. We hope you love it as much as we do.After picking the perfect location and determining a size that fits th...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:36:33 PST
Make a custom washroom vanity with reclaimed wood! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-custom-washroom-vanity-with-reclaimed-wood/
Make a custom washroom vanity with reclaimed wood! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/Q9YX/I6QD0PSV/FR4Q9YXI6QD0PSV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/Q9YX/I6QD0PSV/FR4Q9YXI6QD0PSV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/Q9YX/I6QD0PSV/FR4Q9YXI6QD0PSV.SMALL.jpg damianzuch *** GUERILLA DESIGN CONTEST! If you like this please vote in the upper right corner!***I grabbed an old 1970s coffee table and a bunch of discarded wood from the dumpster beside our shop (dumpster diving!!!) and hacked away at it until it became our new bathroom vanity. I'll show you how it was made...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:51:31 PST
DIY materials cart http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-materials-cart/
DIY materials cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/SAVK/I6HSAWTL/F6VSAVKI6HSAWTL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/SAVK/I6HSAWTL/F6VSAVKI6HSAWTL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/SAVK/I6HSAWTL/F6VSAVKI6HSAWTL.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife Is workshop organization kind of a part time job for you?Seems like it is for me. The fewer places I have to store things, the slower things go. Except screw-ups and frustration. Those things speed up. Whether it’s for the project d’jour or the ‘I know I’m gonna need this’ repair, all the materials ...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 06:11:06 PST
Hammer Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammer-Handle/
Hammer Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EV42/I5J56XR9/F35EV42I5J56XR9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EV42/I5J56XR9/F35EV42I5J56XR9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EV42/I5J56XR9/F35EV42I5J56XR9.SMALL.jpg stevenarango Great little hammer head Bottle opener Hammer Handle Uncle Phil Gave me this beautiful Hammer Head With out a handle its a small head with a bottle opener on one sideso i decided to make a Handle using Hard WoodCut a Pc about 14 inches long use the table saw to cut and mark the top of the handl...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:11:27 PST
Media Cabinet with Shutters http://www.instructables.com/id/Media-Cabinet-with-Shutters/
Media Cabinet with Shutters - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SMALL.jpg jessemckee I made this media cabinet for a client a while back and really enjoyed the process. I think the timeless, traditional design can fit in to most homes. This was a fairly complex project in some areas, but it was well worth it and if you're on this site, I think you could do it, too.Similar designs ca...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:58:46 PST
Wood Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Cart/
Wood Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/SWHR/I5DSMFW7/FZKSWHRI5DSMFW7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/SWHR/I5DSMFW7/FZKSWHRI5DSMFW7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/SWHR/I5DSMFW7/FZKSWHRI5DSMFW7.SMALL.jpg stevenarango My Fellow InstructablesDo you Hate having Wood All over the shop?well you need One of These. Credit goes to Mr Steve Ramsey For this great Idea.wood plans are on the next pictureits 4 feet wide by 4 feet wide.the Back on mine is open with No shelves so i can place large sheets of woodHope you guys...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:37:01 PST
Beautiful Inexpensive Rustic Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Inexpensive-Rustic-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:46:41 PST
How to build a kid's loft bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-kids-loft-bed/
How to build a kid's loft bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/954U/I4WYWSJP/FL9954UI4WYWSJP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/954U/I4WYWSJP/FL9954UI4WYWSJP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/954U/I4WYWSJP/FL9954UI4WYWSJP.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife Building a loft bed for my daughter was one of my favorite DIY projects. And it was something she, me and Theresa got to make and enjoy together. She’s 13 now. Things have changed. But I love this project so I’m glad I get to share it with you.I also like that this project—by nature it has an expira...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 06:31:07 PST
How to make a stand-up desk http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-stand-up-desk/
How to make a stand-up desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/9GJK/I4PHHHB2/F8U9GJKI4PHHHB2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/9GJK/I4PHHHB2/F8U9GJKI4PHHHB2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/9GJK/I4PHHHB2/F8U9GJKI4PHHHB2.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife Because staring into a computer screen for too long has a certain effect on me—Think: Tranquilizer dart and clinical depressant—I’m what you’d call a stand-up desk fan.A stand-up desk truly does help me fight off the urge to go nighty-night at midday. And I also feel it’s helping me do my part to ke...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 06:24:31 PST