Instructables: exploring - workshop - cool http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Making of A Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Making-of-A-Picture-Frame/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/SVSL/HU8P0MBB/FVMSVSLHU8P0MBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/SVSL/HU8P0MBB/FVMSVSLHU8P0MBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/SVSL/HU8P0MBB/FVMSVSLHU8P0MBB.SMALL.jpg ytareke1988 I thought I would share the process of making a picture frame for my bathroom wall. The most challenging part is cutting the pieces correctly, other than that it's a pretty simple process. Meet Emona Lisa.
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:42:22 PDT
1940s Radio Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/1940s-Radio-Bar/
1940s Radio Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SMALL.jpg vugenti I will show you how to take an antique 1940s radio and turn it into a personal mini bar. This project was a lot of fun. It did take up many weekends but it was well worth the time and effort.   Gutting & Cutting First things first, you need to completely gut out the radio. Luckily all of the ...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 16:03:18 PDT
Tools needed for Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Tools-needed-for-Projects/
Tools needed for Projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/GNAT/HTEUJ10O/F1SGNATHTEUJ10O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/GNAT/HTEUJ10O/F1SGNATHTEUJ10O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/GNAT/HTEUJ10O/F1SGNATHTEUJ10O.SMALL.jpg wiscdoledino If you going to be making projects you need the right tool for the job. Tools can be expensive I slowly started gathering tools as I needed them for projects. Also keeping your tools organized is very important in saving time when you need to find and use them. I have a main tool box that is good fo...
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 14:36:25 PDT
S10 Blazer Upgrades Part 1 - Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/S10-Blazer-Upgrades-Part-1-Rims/
S10 Blazer Upgrades Part 1 - Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/H5FH/HO23776R/FMMH5FHHO23776R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/H5FH/HO23776R/FMMH5FHHO23776R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/H5FH/HO23776R/FMMH5FHHO23776R.SMALL.jpg MikeMosher Doing some improvements on my trusty old little blazer. First step painting my corroded aluminum rims. Some of this work was done at Techshop. http://www.techshop.ws/ Taking Off The Tires and Rims While doing the ball joints on my truck, I decided to paint my rims, the first step was removing the...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:28:49 PDT
bubble light http://www.instructables.com/id/bubble-light/
bubble light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/OJUQ/HSVH3QDU/F9GOJUQHSVH3QDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/OJUQ/HSVH3QDU/F9GOJUQHSVH3QDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/OJUQ/HSVH3QDU/F9GOJUQHSVH3QDU.SMALL.jpg gruban things we need: 1.air pump 2.tube 3.battery 4.battery holder 5.plastic container 6.water with liquid soap cap first make two holes on the cap,place the light in it and make a hole at center for the bubble to come out  connection now connect the light in series connection   cont...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:56:04 PDT
Lightweight PVC Air Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightweight-PVC-Air-Tank/
Lightweight PVC Air Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/L90U/HSNFWJ45/FD7L90UHSNFWJ45.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/L90U/HSNFWJ45/FD7L90UHSNFWJ45.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/L90U/HSNFWJ45/FD7L90UHSNFWJ45.SMALL.jpg gattlinggun This is probably one of the most useful things ever invented. Air tanks have more uses than i can explain. This is a fun project in which you can create a low pressure pvc air tank in minutes. It will require very little effort and the air tank consists of only 5-6 parts which will cost you les...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:19:39 PDT
Chassis Cross Member Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Chassis-Cross-Member-Clock/
Chassis Cross Member Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/QRRT/HSJAQCVK/FSDQRRTHSJAQCVK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/QRRT/HSJAQCVK/FSDQRRTHSJAQCVK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/QRRT/HSJAQCVK/FSDQRRTHSJAQCVK.SMALL.jpg TOC82517 I am currently undergoing the restoration of a 1966 Series 2A Land Rover. We are making chassis repairs and this cross member was beyond economic repair, the nice hole just off the center got me thinking. Then I spotted an old clock we had lying around in the garage and though 'yes!' Components an...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 15:31:12 PDT
Log Box/bandsaw Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Boxbandsaw-Box/
Log Box/bandsaw Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/W1HM/HS3GSRQ4/FWQW1HMHS3GSRQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/W1HM/HS3GSRQ4/FWQW1HMHS3GSRQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/W1HM/HS3GSRQ4/FWQW1HMHS3GSRQ4.SMALL.jpg mitchbar1 The stuff you will need for this project is a log, bandsaw or chop saw this can be done on a chop saw but easier with bandsaw, drill press, dowel or something like dowel, sandpaper Getting The Piece Of Wood You will want to find a piece of wood that is not to big so you can use it on the bandsaw....
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:32:07 PST
Make A Portable Tool Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Portable-Tool-Holder/
Make A Portable Tool Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/0EDP/HRS60HH1/F590EDPHRS60HH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/0EDP/HRS60HH1/F590EDPHRS60HH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/0EDP/HRS60HH1/F590EDPHRS60HH1.SMALL.jpg mnmmihir This instructable will show you how to make a portable tool holder out of an old suitcase. Btw this is my first instructable!PLEASE VOTE FOR ME!Thanks! Parts And Tools Needed Glue (hot glue, epoxy, or caulking...) or Velcro SuitcaseOld tool containers and other containers Test Fit The Containe...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 00:11:08 PST
Make Your Car Look Better For Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Car-Look-Better-For-Cheap/
Make Your Car Look Better For Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/PUM2/HRPNCXXG/FFZPUM2HRPNCXXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/PUM2/HRPNCXXG/FFZPUM2HRPNCXXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/PUM2/HRPNCXXG/FFZPUM2HRPNCXXG.SMALL.jpg thebomb1023 An easy way to make you car look way better for little to no money and it takes little time What You Need You will need1. A tire to do it with2. Some painters tape3.an exacto knife4. Some white paint.( can use others but white is suggested) Prep The Tire First clean the tire where the letterin...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 10:02:15 PST
Pocket/Mini Crossbow Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/PocketMini-Crossbow-Tutorial/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/5I5N/HRI97AIC/F2W5I5NHRI97AIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/5I5N/HRI97AIC/F2W5I5NHRI97AIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/5I5N/HRI97AIC/F2W5I5NHRI97AIC.SMALL.jpg Triggerhappy101 This is me in the process of making my Mini crossbow. If you need a more detailed tutorial, go to TopDIY's "Make a real mini crossbow!" 100% credit to TopDIY for this crossbow NOTE: i am making two at a time so i will make the start better. I hope this tutorial helps :) NOTE: Instructable still i...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 11:19:07 PST
Recycled Bottle Lamps (Multiple) http://www.instructables.com/id/Alcohol-Lamp-special-IBLE-for-getting-my-first-100/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 14:55:05 PST
Sliding Puzzle Secret Compartment Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mysterious-Sliding-Tile-Secret-Compartment-Table/
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 08:44:01 PST
Whisky Box Remote Contol Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Whisky-Box-Remote-Contol-Holder/
Whisky Box Remote Contol Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/LHOJ/HQQLMDF7/F28LHOJHQQLMDF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/LHOJ/HQQLMDF7/F28LHOJHQQLMDF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/LHOJ/HQQLMDF7/F28LHOJHQQLMDF7.SMALL.jpg tcosbm16 I went to an Auction one day and got 4 of these whisky box for 5 dollars. I sold three and decided that I could make one of these into something and that is where I got the idea. Here is how you make it. Clearing the Whisky Box I choose to clear the whisky box in order to make it look brand ne...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 14:08:10 PST
Acid Knife Etching | DIY | Quick and easy way of making your knife look cool. http://www.instructables.com/id/Acid-Knife-Etching-DIY-Quick-and-easy-way-of-makin/
Acid Knife Etching | DIY | Quick and easy way of making your knife look cool. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ This is my new Instructable on how to Acid Etch your knife. Knife Etching video Here is what you need: - Knife- Ferric Chloride $12.50 - Nail Polish $3 - Nail Polish remover $3 - 400 grit sand paper - Tall bottle or a container - Paper towels So as you can see this project doesn't require much mone...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 13:41:08 PST
DIY LED Car Grille Glow Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Car-Grille-Glow-Lights/
DIY LED Car Grille Glow Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/C802/HOSLKO86/FYTC802HOSLKO86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/C802/HOSLKO86/FYTC802HOSLKO86.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/C802/HOSLKO86/FYTC802HOSLKO86.SMALL.jpg bhvm You've seen in Sci-FI, games and on TV. Beautiful and powerful cars zipping past you, charismatic LEDs glowing and Shining. Dream? Not Anymore! With my Easy to follow Instructable, now add Dazzling LED Grille lights quick and cheap. Whole project costs near 250 Rupees (5 dollars) Next page please. ...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 21:46:58 PST
Wire Scorpion http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Scorpion-2/
Wire Scorpion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/0J5Z/HPX5B1WV/FAX0J5ZHPX5B1WV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/0J5Z/HPX5B1WV/FAX0J5ZHPX5B1WV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/0J5Z/HPX5B1WV/FAX0J5ZHPX5B1WV.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins To start off, I am not claiming to have created this myself or be the first to post this info here on Instructables. The story behind me learning this art is not a long one. My supervisor at work has made these for quite some time. One day I was sitting at his desk looking at them and thought "I can...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 15:33:40 PST
Super Obvious Speaker Stash http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Secret-Speaker-Stash/
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 19:10:50 PST
Bed Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-Frame-1/
Bed Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/RL7N/HPJBIEA2/FNKRL7NHPJBIEA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/RL7N/HPJBIEA2/FNKRL7NHPJBIEA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/RL7N/HPJBIEA2/FNKRL7NHPJBIEA2.SMALL.jpg taylorfain2009 This is going to be a very long drawn out instructable I'm hopefully going to be able to explain this well enough that anyone can do it. I will go into more detail than I normally do and if you have a little woodworking experience you will be fine. This is a queen size bed frame for under 200 dollar...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 00:04:57 PST
Small Corner/End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-CornerEnd-Table/
Small Corner/End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/5MUM/HPEG5U7S/FI25MUMHPEG5U7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/5MUM/HPEG5U7S/FI25MUMHPEG5U7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/5MUM/HPEG5U7S/FI25MUMHPEG5U7S.SMALL.jpg taylorfain2009 This is a two shelf 3 leg table I built. I am going to put it next to my couch as an end table. Tools: Basic Hand toolsTable sawSander GluePin nailer Stain of your choice Material: 3/4 x 2 strip of oak5/8 plywood Cutting Your Material Ok you need to cut your legs at an 8 degree angle on the botto...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 14:13:35 PST
Tic-tac Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Tic-tac-Torch/
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 00:55:07 PST
Red L.E.D. strip bedroom lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-LED-strip-bedroom-lighting/
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 09:42:22 PST
DIY Multifunction Pocket Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Multifunction-Pocket-Tool/
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:08:59 PST
DIY attractive Planters from Junk http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-attractive-Planters-from-Junk/
DIY attractive Planters from Junk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/VX8S/H7UR7MKM/FJKVX8SH7UR7MKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/VX8S/H7UR7MKM/FJKVX8SH7UR7MKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/VX8S/H7UR7MKM/FJKVX8SH7UR7MKM.SMALL.jpg bhvm Be it an Unattractive Corner, Atop a boring table, Ignored Wall, or Smack in the middle of your hall, Plants can instantly add a dash of zest to your life! They suck out VOCs and pollutants and give out fresh, pure air to keep us healthy. And they are very good at helping your mood as well! All sai...
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 21:58:50 PST
Way Powerful DIY Stainless Steel HDTV Antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Way-Powerful-Stainless-Steel-HDTV-Antenna/
Way Powerful DIY Stainless Steel HDTV Antenna - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/GX3G/HNM45MTO/FNPGX3GHNM45MTO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/GX3G/HNM45MTO/FNPGX3GHNM45MTO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/GX3G/HNM45MTO/FNPGX3GHNM45MTO.SMALL.jpg book man This antenna is very makeshift however it works great. What I did was took a old air purifier and solved a TV signal problem. So I hacked a Oreck Air purifier to a excellent HDTV antenna. I made it out of parts I had laying around my house it has a total of 2 main things to make it work. I know it i...
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 21:49:38 PST
Glass Top Desk With Ambient/Bias Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Instructable-Glass-Top-Desk-With-AmbientB/
Glass Top Desk With Ambient/Bias Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/G45E/HMVJOY3T/FAKG45EHMVJOY3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/G45E/HMVJOY3T/FAKG45EHMVJOY3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/G45E/HMVJOY3T/FAKG45EHMVJOY3T.SMALL.jpg komomochan This Instructable/Ikea Hack is going to teach you how I built a glass top desk with ambient lighting.   There is many ways you can do this project but I chose something cheap and simple to work with. So I chose to get my materials at Ikea. Really, you can get your materials in whatever shape/size y...
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 12:42:04 PDT
Wooden Flare Pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Flare-Pistol/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/3W58/HJW8W9D3/FDD3W58HJW8W9D3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/3W58/HJW8W9D3/FDD3W58HJW8W9D3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/3W58/HJW8W9D3/FDD3W58HJW8W9D3.SMALL.jpg Ignis27 I made this flare pistol in my spare time, I didn't spend any money on it because I already had the materials. it uses homemade black powder stars and homemade willow black powder to fire. It uses a toy gun cap as a primer. the cap fits over a nipple on the back, the nipple is made from a rivet. it ...
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 22:18:41 PDT
The absolute easiest way to double your remote unlock's range for your vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/The-absolute-easiest-way-to-double-your-remote-unl/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/2PZL/HIEV1SXR/F432PZLHIEV1SXR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/2PZL/HIEV1SXR/F432PZLHIEV1SXR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/2PZL/HIEV1SXR/F432PZLHIEV1SXR.SMALL.jpg donovan2themax5 This is one of the techniques that use every day. all you have to do is put the remote to your cheek and click the button why pressed against your cheek what this does is it sends the signal using you as a huge antenna.
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 12:00:40 PDT
A simple pallet gate http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-pallet-gate/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/GGNV/HHS9RQY0/FMQGGNVHHS9RQY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/GGNV/HHS9RQY0/FMQGGNVHHS9RQY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/GGNV/HHS9RQY0/FMQGGNVHHS9RQY0.SMALL.jpg Technohippy My Most recent make was a gate made from parts of a pallet. The crucial thing here is to find the right pallet for the job. I had a couple lying around so ended up using one that appeared fairly lightweight with small narrow slats and fairly minimal fixings (believe me the heavy duty ringshank fixin...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 03:31:00 PDT
How to Make Wooden Cooking Spoons http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Wooden-Cooking-Spoons/
How to Make Wooden Cooking Spoons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/S9S5/HH2VN8F5/F5JS9S5HH2VN8F5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/S9S5/HH2VN8F5/F5JS9S5HH2VN8F5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/S9S5/HH2VN8F5/F5JS9S5HH2VN8F5.SMALL.jpg Basement_Craftsman Quite a while back i published the pictures of some of my oak spoons i made, but now i finally decided to make a step by step Instructable. But anyyywho lets get to work. Materials First ya gotta get the right tools, here is just a quick sample of what you need, most of which could be done by oth...
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Mon, 27 May 2013 17:49:20 PDT
Make a real Mini Crossbow ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-real-Mini-Crossbow-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/8R88/HFSHF0MX/FJD8R88HFSHF0MX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/8R88/HFSHF0MX/FJD8R88HFSHF0MX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/8R88/HFSHF0MX/FJD8R88HFSHF0MX.SMALL.jpg TopDIY This the most made mini crossbow ever !, it is the best tutorial for a mini crossbow !, this video shows you how to make it Step by Step. Enjoy and have a great day. :) Youtube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/ValvexFTW PS. Don't forget to Follow me on Instructables ;)
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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 17:17:22 PDT
Fake A/C Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-AC-Fan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/NJG7/HET1AVCH/F43NJG7HET1AVCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/NJG7/HET1AVCH/F43NJG7HET1AVCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/NJG7/HET1AVCH/F43NJG7HET1AVCH.SMALL.jpg usbdevice I want a fan that comes with a adjustable vent so I can control the direction of the air just like I could in a car. So I built one. What you need: - Car A/C Vent - 80mm 12V PC fan - Bunch of styrofoam (from laptop and gadget boxes) - Double-sided foam tape - 12V power supply or battery I found a ...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 09:49:09 PDT
Solar Battery Charger!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Battery-Charger/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/DDYY/HET1AUMP/FDRDDYYHET1AUMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/DDYY/HET1AUMP/FDRDDYYHET1AUMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/DDYY/HET1AUMP/FDRDDYYHET1AUMP.SMALL.jpg sidgupta This is an Instructable  on how to make a solar powered battery charger. In my case it re-charges 4 * 1.2 V NiMh batteries. Things you need: 1. Solar Panel ( I used a 9 V one to charge 4 batteries. Each battery requires about 2 V to charge so you can accordingly adjust the size of the panel ). 2....
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 09:23:49 PDT
Rustic Tree Branch Lamp Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Tree-Branch-Lamp-Shades/
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Wed, 13 Mar 2013 09:17:05 PDT
Awesome crossbow and carrybag http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-crossbow-and-carrybag/
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 11:36:07 PST
HANG .10 coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/HANG-10-coffee-table/
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 18:47:31 PST
Milk Jug LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Milk-Jug-LED-Lamp/
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Wed, 20 Feb 2013 21:12:02 PST
Sheet Metal iPod Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-Metal-iPod-Case/
Sheet Metal iPod Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/HP72/HD4VPHSW/FOCHP72HD4VPHSW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/HP72/HD4VPHSW/FOCHP72HD4VPHSW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/HP72/HD4VPHSW/FOCHP72HD4VPHSW.SMALL.jpg M3G Last week I was sitting around with a couple of my friends showing off my new iPod when one of them asked if I had a case for it yet. I responded that I didn't, but it got me thinking. I decided I would make my own case. As soon as I got home I sketched up a design and after a few days of work I had...
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Wed, 20 Feb 2013 19:32:05 PST
Permanent Lava Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Lava-Lamp-2/
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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 18:34:46 PST
Wooden Star Wars AT-AT walker model http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Star-Wars-AT-AT-walker-model/
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 01:20:15 PST
MAKE YOUR OWN SEA-GLASS MULCH! http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKE-YOUR-OWN-SEA-GLASS-MULCH/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/UNQF/HAQ38967/FM2UNQFHAQ38967.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/UNQF/HAQ38967/FM2UNQFHAQ38967.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/UNQF/HAQ38967/FM2UNQFHAQ38967.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios Ok so it isn't true seaglass but it is a decent approximation and one of the few ways you could get enough to really fill your garden.  All it takes is an old cement mixer, a huge source of scrap glass and understanding neighbors.
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Tue, 18 Dec 2012 17:27:03 PST
European Wood Wall Map http://www.instructables.com/id/European-Wood-Wall-Map/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/AFKC/HANAYLJW/F6XAFKCHANAYLJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/AFKC/HANAYLJW/F6XAFKCHANAYLJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/AFKC/HANAYLJW/F6XAFKCHANAYLJW.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios This is one of the few strictly 'art' related projects I have ever done.  It was quite a bit of fun and I liked the way it turned out.
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Thu, 13 Dec 2012 17:03:20 PST
Hand Key Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-y-Key-Rack/
Hand Key Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/DM6Z/H87VNON1/FNIDM6ZH87VNON1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/DM6Z/H87VNON1/FNIDM6ZH87VNON1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/DM6Z/H87VNON1/FNIDM6ZH87VNON1.SMALL.jpg M3G  I needed a place to keep my keys, as I tend to lose things not bolted to the walls or floor. I could have just stuck some hooks in the wall, but that doesn't look nice. I looked around online and didn't find any designs that I really liked, so I made a few of my own and decided to go with this one....
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Sat, 13 Oct 2012 18:50:52 PDT
Pallet Benches http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Benches-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/FERA/H7W5YSYC/F87FERAH7W5YSYC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/FERA/H7W5YSYC/F87FERAH7W5YSYC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/FERA/H7W5YSYC/F87FERAH7W5YSYC.SMALL.jpg Technohippy we wanted some benches for the dining room, so naturally I decided to make some out of some pallets, found one in the garden and a few measurements later figured I would be able to get exactly two benches out of it with no leftovers. The completed benches were finished with a good sanding and some t...
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Thu, 4 Oct 2012 15:48:39 PDT
Keepin' It Cool http://www.instructables.com/id/Keepin-It-Cool/
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Wed, 3 Oct 2012 22:39:16 PDT
Trebuchet (working) model step by step free plans and instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Trebuchet-working-model-build-step-by-step/
Trebuchet (working) model step by step free plans and instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/IRME/H7S575E1/FBGIRMEH7S575E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/IRME/H7S575E1/FBGIRMEH7S575E1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/IRME/H7S575E1/FBGIRMEH7S575E1.SMALL.jpg jeroentrebuchet Hi There, My name is Jeroen and I live in Holland. I am a low profile hobbyist mainly building models or just things from wood. Mostly I use just a picture to build the model by creating my own drawings. This year after a family break in France I have seen a huge Trebuchet http://en.wikipedia.org/...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 04:43:16 PDT
Etching Aluminum by Sand Blasting at the TechShop. http://www.instructables.com/id/Etching-Aluminum-by-Sand-Blasting-at-the-TechShop/
Etching Aluminum by Sand Blasting at the TechShop. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/0NN3/H6DWQCN9/F9S0NN3H6DWQCN9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/0NN3/H6DWQCN9/F9S0NN3H6DWQCN9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/0NN3/H6DWQCN9/F9S0NN3H6DWQCN9.SMALL.jpg macfreshy A quick and easy way to etch aluminum, or really almost anything, with the sand blasting cabinet (or other sandblasting apparatus). Done at Techshop San Francisco. Pick your material Material selection will impact how easily it etches and the overall look of your finished piece. For this instruct...
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Fri, 31 Aug 2012 21:32:52 PDT
How to hingify wine boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-hingify-wine-boxes/
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Wed, 8 Aug 2012 13:46:24 PDT
LED Backlit Cardboard WALL CLOCK Cum Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Backlit-Cardboard-WALL-CLOCK-Cum-Night-Ligh/
LED Backlit Cardboard WALL CLOCK Cum Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/NAYW/H5405T0M/FVLNAYWH5405T0M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/NAYW/H5405T0M/FVLNAYWH5405T0M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/NAYW/H5405T0M/FVLNAYWH5405T0M.SMALL.jpg Siddharth Jain Here's a simple yet elegant WALL CLOCK made just out of cardboard and a couple of L.E.D.s!  And what more!...it doubles as a NIGHT LIGHT !!! To see the time at night is no longer a problem!!!!.... MY MOTIVATION came from the following instructables :- http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-CLOCK-cum-...
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Sat, 28 Jul 2012 05:35:39 PDT
A 1*1*1 foot Evaporative Cooler (Swamp Cooler) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-111-foot-Evaporative-Cooler-Swamp-Cooler/
A 1*1*1 foot Evaporative Cooler (Swamp Cooler) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3C/7QF3/H4VQL62S/F3C7QF3H4VQL62S.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3C/7QF3/H4VQL62S/F3C7QF3H4VQL62S.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3C/7QF3/H4VQL62S/F3C7QF3H4VQL62S.SMALL.jpg book man I am a teenager and likes to make things this is my first Instructable.  I came up with this laying in bed because it was so hot.  I was going to buy a window air conditioner on top of our regular air conditioner.  Then I went to a swamp cooler and they didn't make a small enough one so I came up wi...
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 10:58:41 PDT