Instructables: exploring - workshop - cleaning - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:07:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Electrolysis for Rust Removal – Coffee Container http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrolysis-for-Rust-Removal-Coffee-Container/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 07:51:56 PDT
Cleaning Rust Off of Tools Without Harsh Chemicals http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-Rust-Off-of-Tools-Without-Harsh-Chemicals/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 19:23:47 PDT
Pallet Cleaning http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Cleaning/
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By: Danoz

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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 06:52:53 PST
How to Clean and Polish Dirty Pennies (The Chemical Free Way) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-and-Polish-Dirty-Pennies-The-Chemica/
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Fri, 13 Nov 2009 12:58:36 PST
Disassembling a Glock 19 Gen 4 for Cleaning Purposes http://www.instructables.com/id/Disassembling-a-Glock-19-Gen-3-for-Cleaning-Purpos/
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 08:12:51 PST
Refreshing your Lincoln AC-225 220V tombstone welder http://www.instructables.com/id/Refreshing-your-Lincoln-AC-225-220V-tombstone-weld/
Refreshing your Lincoln AC-225 220V tombstone welder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/8LXB/GF80CTRR/F3M8LXBGF80CTRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/8LXB/GF80CTRR/F3M8LXBGF80CTRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/8LXB/GF80CTRR/F3M8LXBGF80CTRR.SMALL.jpg tundrawolf Good day, I recently purchased a Lincoln AC-225 welder for $40 (Minus leads of course). Before I plugged it in I decided to take it apart and clean it. I will show you how you can take your old welder and make it work like a new one. These machines have been produced for many years, and chances ar...
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Wed, 13 Oct 2010 12:59:32 PDT
How To Clean A 12 Gauge Remington 870 Shotgun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-A-12-Gauge-Remington-870-Shotgun/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 08:41:55 PDT
How To Build a French Cleat Organizing System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-French-Cleat-Organizing-System/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 16:42:33 PDT
Distillation Apparatus http://www.instructables.com/id/Distillation-Apparatus/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 16:59:25 PDT
The Great Vinegar Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Great-Vinegar-Experiment/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:41:47 PDT
Contractor Saw Dust Collection http://www.instructables.com/id/Contractor-Saw-Dust-Collection/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 16:39:49 PDT
Magnetic Floor/Yard Cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-FloorYard-Cleaner/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:32:16 PDT
Reverse Airflow Nozzle for an air compressor http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Airflow-Nozzle-for-an-air-compressor/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 00:09:32 PST
Handheld Car Wash http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-Car-Wash/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:38:49 PST
My Workspace 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Workspace-2014-Keeping-Things-Clean/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 01:07:46 PDT
How to Install a Central Vacuum Cleaning System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-a-Central-Vacuum-Cleaning-System/
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Wed, 4 Dec 2013 16:10:28 PST
How To: Clean your motorcycle helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-your-motorcycle-helmet/
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Wed, 20 May 2009 09:06:52 PDT
How To Clean Surfaces with TSP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-Surfaces-with-TSP/
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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 14:36:03 PST
Shop Vac Hose cheap/easy upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-Vac-Hose-cheapeasy-upgrade/
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Sun, 2 Dec 2012 19:33:53 PST
Care and Feeding of Fog Machines http://www.instructables.com/id/Care-and-Feeding-of-Fog-Machines/
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Sat, 12 May 2007 17:39:04 PDT
Clean your headlights with toothpaste http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-your-headlights-with-toothpaste/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2012 18:11:56 PDT
Electrolytic Rust Removal aka Magic http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrolytic-Rust-Removal-aka-Magic/
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Sun, 30 Jul 2006 19:01:18 PDT
Ceiling Storage Solution http://www.instructables.com/id/Ceiling-Storage-Solution/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2011 00:23:18 PDT