Instructables: exploring - workshop - cheap - diy - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 8 Dec 2016 17:03:19 PST BLOX v1.01 Book Press From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Press-From-Scratch/
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 19:53:49 PDT
Make a woodshop pre-filter (aka cyclone) for $8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Woodshop-Pre-filter-aka-Cyclone-for-8/
Make a woodshop pre-filter (aka cyclone) for $8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SMALL.jpg _diyMATT If you spent any time cutting wood you know how annoying it is to clean out your Shop Vac all the time since it get's clogged up with wood just as fast as your lungs do. There are many options to fix the issue, ranging from the dirt cheap to not so bad to "I'M RICH, BEOTCH!!! solutions.I tried to se...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 09:05:23 PDT
Dual solar shed (regulated and unregulated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Solar-Shed-regulated-and-Unregulated/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 15:49:22 PDT
How to Make a Mini Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mini-Water-Pump/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 11:41:54 PDT
Cheap Drill Press DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Drill-Press-DIY/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 22:07:56 PDT
How to Build a Wooden Drill-Press Vise | DIY Woodworking Tools #3 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Ultimate-Wooden-Vise-DIY-Woodworki/
How to Build a Wooden Drill-Press Vise | DIY Woodworking Tools #3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IXRF/IMMFFO1Z/FWBIXRFIMMFFO1Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IXRF/IMMFFO1Z/FWBIXRFIMMFFO1Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IXRF/IMMFFO1Z/FWBIXRFIMMFFO1Z.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I've been needing another vise for quite a long time now. I have one vise, Which is in my room (My room serves as a workshop). Sometimes, When I do messier projects, Such as ones with a lot of sawdust, I prefer doing them in our balcony. Because I have one vise, And it is pretty difficult to remove ...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 01:19:13 PDT
Top 10 Vise Hacks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-10-Vise-Hacks/
Top 10 Vise Hacks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Get the most out of your Bench-Vise!After building three vises, I think I came up with enough tips, tricks, improvements, unusual uses, and hacks to stop you from getting screwed while DIY'ing (pun not intended!).In this Instructable I will show:How to make an improvised Drill-Press with a viseHow t...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 02:43:16 PDT
Router Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Table-1/
Router Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6MJN/IOMP1YG8/FVX6MJNIOMP1YG8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6MJN/IOMP1YG8/FVX6MJNIOMP1YG8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6MJN/IOMP1YG8/FVX6MJNIOMP1YG8.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Make a cheap router table that is easily stored. Surface Use MDF and chalk board for the surface. Base Plate Purchase or make a router base plate. Place it on the work surface and screw wood around its perimeter. Rout out the inside of the wood perimeter. Fence Cut MDF and chalk board for...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 17:04:43 PDT
DIY Laser Engraving http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laser-Engraving/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 09:54:45 PDT
How to Restore a Drill-Press Stand (Aka RIP'ing its Rust) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-a-Drill-Press-Stand-Aka-RIPing-Its-/
How to Restore a Drill-Press Stand (Aka RIP'ing its Rust) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I would say that this Drill-Press Stand looks horrible, But Drill-Press Stands might have feelings, So I'm not going to say that.I might as well also get an award for that-- The last thing you need to make a Drill-Press Stand cry, The salt in the tears would make it rust even more!I recently found a...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:04:30 PDT
Dumpster Wood Electric Guitar (Using Basic Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dumpster-Wood-Electric-Guitar-Using-Basic-Hand-Too/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:25:29 PST
The Inexpensive Dremel Foot Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Inexpensive-Dremel-Foot-Switch/
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Sun, 18 Mar 2007 23:41:13 PDT
Cheap, easy, low-waste trestle table plans http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-low-waste-trestle-table/
Cheap, easy, low-waste trestle table plans - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/A16P/GI0TG101/FROA16PGI0TG101.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/A16P/GI0TG101/FROA16PGI0TG101.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/A16P/GI0TG101/FROA16PGI0TG101.SMALL.jpg aeray Build an attractive trestle table for about $100.00, in an hour and a half, using common materials, and minimum number of tools. It is suitable for dining or as a work table. It can can be set up or taken apart in a minute or two, using no tools, and stores compactly. There are several holes to dr...
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Fri, 24 Dec 2010 14:06:29 PST
Simple Pistol Crossbow Tutorial (no expensive machinery required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pistol-Crossbow-Tutorial-no-expensive-mach/
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 15:41:49 PDT
Replacing broken screen glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-broken-screen-glass/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:01:51 PDT
DIY Mesh Grill Guards for a Jeep Wrangler for about $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mesh-Grill-Guards-for-a-Jeep-Wrangler-for-abou/
DIY Mesh Grill Guards for a Jeep Wrangler for about $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/MLYG/HY7TAR51/F94MLYGHY7TAR51.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/MLYG/HY7TAR51/F94MLYGHY7TAR51.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/MLYG/HY7TAR51/F94MLYGHY7TAR51.SMALL.jpg howtowrangler Mesh Grill Guards add a great look to the front of your Jeep as well as keeping bugs and small rocks out of your radiator. Rather than spending about $50 for a kit, make your own using this very cheap and easy DIY. Gather supplies What you will need:Mesh Gutter Guard 20' by 6" Available here for ...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:34:15 PDT
Hot Knife for Plastic Cutting! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Knife-for-Plastic-Cutting!/
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Sat, 6 Oct 2007 03:49:19 PDT
Electric Skateboard v2.0: Smartphone Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Skateboard-v20/
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 18:25:45 PDT
$25 DIY Roof Cross Bars http://www.instructables.com/id/25-DIY-Roof-Cross-Bars/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2011 15:07:09 PDT
100 Inch Projector Screen for $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Inch-Projector-Screen-for-20/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 06:13:13 PDT
DIY KeySmart/Key Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-KeySmartKey-Organizer/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:29:36 PDT
The Castaway http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Beautiful-Green-Chandelier/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2009 14:19:14 PDT
Free Pallet Raised Bed Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Pallet-Raised-Bed-Garden/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 09:14:03 PDT
A cheap & useful cutting table http://www.instructables.com/id/A-cheap-%26-useful-cutting-table/
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Wed, 29 Nov 2006 21:11:32 PST
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Modern-Comic-Book-Display-Shelf/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 07:16:21 PDT
How to build a sturdy workbench inexpensively http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-sturdy-workbench-inexpensively/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:01:05 PST
Very cheap 1.5 $ angle grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/very-cheap-15-angle-grinder/
Very cheap 1.5 $ angle grinder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/6NNX/I5A7Y26O/F5Q6NNXI5A7Y26O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/6NNX/I5A7Y26O/F5Q6NNXI5A7Y26O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/6NNX/I5A7Y26O/F5Q6NNXI5A7Y26O.SMALL.jpg shashankrwt342 its for those people who don,t have a high budget, and want an emergency angle grinder .its ready in half an hour or less ( depending upon the type of epoxy you use)material required -1x instant glue ( i used feviquick )1x araldite 1x angle grinder blade 1x hand drill 1x small plastic piece( optiona...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:50:13 PST
DIY 2$ Dremel Router Attachment http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-2-Dremel-Router-Attachment/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:37:02 PST
Home Theater Projector Screen on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Theater-Projector-Screen-on-a-Budget/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2008 00:04:39 PST
Pallet Wall for the people who rent their home http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wall-for-the-people-who-rent-their-home/
Pallet Wall for the people who rent their home - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/DMIE/I3GUGWQE/F1QDMIEI3GUGWQE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/DMIE/I3GUGWQE/F1QDMIEI3GUGWQE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/DMIE/I3GUGWQE/F1QDMIEI3GUGWQE.SMALL.jpg MyspaceMessenger I am publishing the idea of faux studs. The pallet wall is just one of many ideas that can utilized with this process. The tutorial will be for the pallet wall because I imagined that the studs can hold all the wood up and still prevent you from putting hundreds of hole in the wall the possibilities...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:58:14 PST
Easy Behind the Couch Bar Top for Movie Night http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Behind-the-Couch-Bar-Top-for-Movie-Night/
Easy Behind the Couch Bar Top for Movie Night - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/8KD0/I3BH60Q3/FTP8KD0I3BH60Q3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/8KD0/I3BH60Q3/FTP8KD0I3BH60Q3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/8KD0/I3BH60Q3/FTP8KD0I3BH60Q3.SMALL.jpg dustin_little After installing a projector in my basement we had a lot of fun having friends and family over. Problem was the couch only held four people so it got very crowded. We had a lot of wasted space behind the couch that I wanted to utilize but didn't want to spend to much and it needed to be strong. Also...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 10:45:31 PST
DIY Copper Cup From 3/4" Pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Copper-Cup-From-34-Pipe/
DIY Copper Cup From 3/4" Pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/RNCP/I2VLFFIE/FNCRNCPI2VLFFIE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/RNCP/I2VLFFIE/FNCRNCPI2VLFFIE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/RNCP/I2VLFFIE/FNCRNCPI2VLFFIE.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren All the cool kids are drinking Moscow Mules. Traditionally, they're served in copper cups, but those can get pricey. We can make our own copper cups with nothing more than 3/4" copper pipe that you can find in any hardware store, or even scrap yard. Tools and Materials This project is pretty ...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 03:58:15 PST
DIY Art Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Art-Shelf/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:44:16 PDT
DIY 400 Watt Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-400-Watt-Wind-Turbine/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:07:32 PDT
Air Seal Your Attic For Energy Savings http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Seal-Your-Attic-For-Energy-Savings/
Air Seal Your Attic For Energy Savings - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/K50E/I0HYV7IA/FC9K50EI0HYV7IA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/K50E/I0HYV7IA/FC9K50EI0HYV7IA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/K50E/I0HYV7IA/FC9K50EI0HYV7IA.SMALL.jpg More Cowbell Hot air rises. Without air sealing your attic you are allowing warm air to escape from your home carrying with it your hard earned winter heating money. Most people just add insulation to their attic - this will not stop the escaping warm air. The EPA estimates that the typical American home has e...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:25:44 PDT
Simple Round Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Round-Table/
Simple Round Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/LWFF/HYC639ER/FZZLWFFHYC639ER.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This project was built with a round top from a broken table and two 2x4’s. The top in this project is 30 inches in diameter. However, the designed can be scaled up or down based on your top diameter and/or desired table height. See drawing and video for build instructions.Drawing: https://drive.g...
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 12:57:38 PDT
Fixing A Cheap Anvil http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-A-Cheap-Anvil/
Fixing A Cheap Anvil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/6BFH/HWDFEFGP/FKC6BFHHWDFEFGP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/6BFH/HWDFEFGP/FKC6BFHHWDFEFGP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/6BFH/HWDFEFGP/FKC6BFHHWDFEFGP.SMALL.jpg dirtbike98 Cleaning Up Original Surface If you have a cheap anvil that's made of cast iron or a soft material that you've already put to use and the face is pitted from the hammer striking it try to get it as flat as possible. Prepping The Plate Now that you have your tool steel plate or whatever type ...
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:52:51 PDT
"1000" Watt DIY Light for Indie Film and Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/1000-Watt-DIY-Light-for-Indie-Film-and-Photography/
"1000" Watt DIY Light for Indie Film and Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/ZGBW/I9QWBOTS/FSSZGBWI9QWBOTS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/ZGBW/I9QWBOTS/FSSZGBWI9QWBOTS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/ZGBW/I9QWBOTS/FSSZGBWI9QWBOTS.SMALL.jpg CurtosNoirDesign I am an indie film maker/photographer. If you want to see examples of the light in action for video, visit The Proper Gents. This is built out of oddball items that can be found around the house and at your local home improvement store. I encourage you to take a look around your house and see what y...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 19:11:42 PDT
Laser-cut desktop lamp (LED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-desktop-lamp-LED/
Laser-cut desktop lamp (LED) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/3YC9/HVXBXKUL/FH33YC9HVXBXKUL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/3YC9/HVXBXKUL/FH33YC9HVXBXKUL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/3YC9/HVXBXKUL/FH33YC9HVXBXKUL.SMALL.jpg NicolasVDW In this tutorial/how-to I will show you how I made a desktop lamp using a lasercutter and bright white Led-strips Brainstorming + design inspiration In this step I began brainstorming to come up with cool and good ideas. I began experimenting with LED-technology and conventional light bulbs. Even...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 12:26:06 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Lamp with Himmeli Shade! http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Lamp-with-Himmeli-Shade/
Reclaimed Wood Lamp with Himmeli Shade! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/ZLW6/HVQWEYAC/F4PZLW6HVQWEYAC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/ZLW6/HVQWEYAC/F4PZLW6HVQWEYAC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/ZLW6/HVQWEYAC/F4PZLW6HVQWEYAC.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Reclaimed Wood Lamp with Himmeli Shade!I pulled an old pallet apart...and there were big wood blocks between the layers.They were junk and were placed in the "burn later" pile.Last weekend we lit a smore's fire and I found one of the blocks in the burn pile...Instantly in my head, it became a rustic...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 17:01:55 PDT
Dinosaur Diorama Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-Diorama-Lamp/
Dinosaur Diorama Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/A5IZ/HUYBHSCY/FXVA5IZHUYBHSCY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/A5IZ/HUYBHSCY/FXVA5IZHUYBHSCY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/A5IZ/HUYBHSCY/FXVA5IZHUYBHSCY.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Lamps and light are a necessary part of every household, allowing us to keep playing, working, and living into the night. Since they can be found in almost every room of the house, I thought it would be fun if they could be themed. While recently at Ikea, I saw the Brån Lamp, a beautiful glass based...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 16:54:59 PDT
Ikea Hack: Wedding Photo Booth From Canvas Wardrobes http://www.instructables.com/id/Wedding-Photo-Booth-From-Canvas-Wardrobes/
Ikea Hack: Wedding Photo Booth From Canvas Wardrobes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/VC4I/HH2W06T0/FHYVC4IHH2W06T0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/VC4I/HH2W06T0/FHYVC4IHH2W06T0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/VC4I/HH2W06T0/FHYVC4IHH2W06T0.SMALL.jpg Mr_o_uk I got married in May 2013, and the thing to have at a wedding nowadays seems to be a photo booth. I didn't want to pay loads of money to rent one, and I wanted it to look fairly proffesional. I have an Ipad, and there are plenty of apps out there, so that was going to be my camera set up, so a boo...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 11:30:57 PDT
Elementary mitre box http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-mitre-box/
Elementary mitre box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/HH5U/HT7P68BE/FZKHH5UHT7P68BE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/HH5U/HT7P68BE/FZKHH5UHT7P68BE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/HH5U/HT7P68BE/FZKHH5UHT7P68BE.SMALL.jpg Martin Bal├ík A mitre box is a wood working tool used to guide a hand saw to make precise and fast mitre cuts in a board. The mitrebox is lightweight and portable. It's a good tool for smaller mitring jobs. Tools and materials A miter box could hardly be simpler, consisting as it does of only three pieces – fr...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:18:47 PDT
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you http://www.instructables.com/id/CAF-the-coffee-table-that-moves-with-you/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 18:36:07 PDT
How to Build a Stool from One 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Stool-from-One-2x4/
How to Build a Stool from One 2x4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SMALL.jpg xbremer The following is a basic overview of how to build a three-legged stool from one eight-foot 2x4. This design pushes efficiency of material. Interestingly, the stools produced from one 2x4 tend to take on a character that is a caricature of the initial features that define the design... For instance, ...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 01:12:55 PDT
PC to Portable workstation/toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-to-Portable-workstationtoolbox/
PC to Portable workstation/toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/OED9/HSVGHDGK/F8VOED9HSVGHDGK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/OED9/HSVGHDGK/F8VOED9HSVGHDGK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/OED9/HSVGHDGK/F8VOED9HSVGHDGK.SMALL.jpg michaelgohjs Here is the back story for my project. (Ignore if you don't like boring "stories") So i acquired 3 Dell Optiplex GX400 (pretty obsolete) desktops, after stripping it down bare to salvage parts i din't know what to do with the cases. Initially I wanted to toss them out for recycling but i thought I m...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 10:59:34 PDT
Planter Box from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-Box-from-Pallets/
Planter Box from Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/K8C8/I9YC1DBC/F7RK8C8I9YC1DBC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/K8C8/I9YC1DBC/F7RK8C8I9YC1DBC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/K8C8/I9YC1DBC/F7RK8C8I9YC1DBC.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is my first project on Instructables and also my first time working with pallets. These planters are meant to house two large pots in a more attractive manner. To me, working with pallets takes a good amount of work but I do like the feeling of up-cycling something that would have gone to th...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 16:19:23 PST
Spray Paint Can Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-Paint-Can-Lamp/
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 13:46:52 PST
Make Biodiesel! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Biodiesel/
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Thu, 22 May 2008 08:00:24 PDT
How To Make A Fold out Sofa/Futon/Bed Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Fold-out-SofaFutonBed-Frame/
How To Make A Fold out Sofa/Futon/Bed Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/G648/FW4JU1BC/F8YG648FW4JU1BC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/G648/FW4JU1BC/F8YG648FW4JU1BC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/G648/FW4JU1BC/F8YG648FW4JU1BC.SMALL.jpg VVBoredGuy I enjoy relaxing on a sofa and in my bed, and so it may come as no surprise that I would wish to combine the two. After searching Ikea and several other shops, I found the average price for a "tri-fold" futon was in the region of 120GBP ($150). I found this pretty steep for what is basically some pl...
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Mon, 3 Jan 2011 07:01:39 PST