Instructables: exploring - workshop - copper - metal http://www.instructables.com Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:51:54 PST BLOX v1.01 Forge / Furnace Propane Jet Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Forge-Furnace-Propane-Jet-Burner/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 03:21:32 PDT
Stargate Privacy Vault http://www.instructables.com/id/Stargate-Privacy-Vault/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:11:33 PDT
Brass Industrial Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Brass-Industrial-Lamp/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 18:57:47 PDT
Copper Book Mark http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Book-Mark/
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 16:04:31 PST
Backyard Metal Casting and Homemade Forges http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Metal-Casting-and-Homemade-Forges/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/264R/HKJRZ9O8/FKN264RHKJRZ9O8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/264R/HKJRZ9O8/FKN264RHKJRZ9O8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/264R/HKJRZ9O8/FKN264RHKJRZ9O8.SMALL.jpg blkhawk For thousands of years, man has worked metals. Although some of the technology to work metals is relatively recent, the initial human drive to create is still with us. null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null...
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 08:44:06 PDT
Blacksmithing Ancient Egyptian Copper Chisels http://www.instructables.com/id/Blacksmithing-Ancient-Egyptian-Copper-Chisels/
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 23:00:36 PDT
Cute little desklamp made from scrap Fullmetal, Steampunk http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-little-desklamp-made-from-scrap-Fullmetal-St/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/QE8F/HEBNGX24/FIUQE8FHEBNGX24.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/QE8F/HEBNGX24/FIUQE8FHEBNGX24.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/QE8F/HEBNGX24/FIUQE8FHEBNGX24.SMALL.jpg Falkenberg Hi there, So here´s another little fullmetal lamp i´ve made from scrap. -The stand is an old heater valve handle - the tube is an leftover piece of copper tube from an cargas system wich i bend in this position, it´s brazed to the stand an an old wheelnut of an vintage mini cooper wich is is braze...
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Sat, 16 Mar 2013 05:53:18 PDT
Copper Rose - an everlasting flower! http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Rose-an-everlasting-flower/
Copper Rose - an everlasting flower! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/B14Q/HD4VNB1G/FWNB14QHD4VNB1G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/B14Q/HD4VNB1G/FWNB14QHD4VNB1G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/B14Q/HD4VNB1G/FWNB14QHD4VNB1G.SMALL.jpg SanjayBeast Hi all, So, after lots of requests from the internet and my friends, I thought I'd upload a step-by-step guide to making a rose out of sheet copper and steel/brass rod. Of course, this is not a definitive guide - I saw a similar flower on the internet and wasn't completely satisfied with it, so modi...
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Mon, 25 Feb 2013 10:01:04 PST
Copper Rose - Perfect for Valentines Day! http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Rose-Perfect-for-Valentines-Day/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/A0S8/HCV927WB/FZ3A0S8HCV927WB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/A0S8/HCV927WB/FZ3A0S8HCV927WB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/A0S8/HCV927WB/FZ3A0S8HCV927WB.SMALL.jpg SanjayBeast Hi all - first ever instructable, so be nice, I made this pair of copper and silver steel roses for a friend of mine, and she absolutely loved them to bits (she's going on holiday, so I had to give them to her early). They're of my own design that took inspiration from some I saw on the net, and req...
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Sat, 9 Feb 2013 07:18:30 PST
Magazine box http://www.instructables.com/id/Magazine-box-1/
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Fri, 16 Mar 2012 10:39:22 PDT
Homemade Mini Bend Brake http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Press-Brake/
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Tue, 6 Mar 2012 19:54:40 PST
3rd mechanical Iris with very thin leaves! http://www.instructables.com/id/3rd-mechanical-Iris-with-very-thin-leaves/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KK80/GRFN8ID6/FCJKK80GRFN8ID6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KK80/GRFN8ID6/FCJKK80GRFN8ID6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KK80/GRFN8ID6/FCJKK80GRFN8ID6.SMALL.jpg kommodore OK! so today i made a new set of leaves for the iris, this time i made them of a very thin (0,1 mm) copper sheet. The reason for the thin leaves, is to achieve a complete close of the iris, and the results were amazing! On the pics you can see: Pictures 1, 2 and 3 : The finished assembly Pictu...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2011 21:22:28 PDT
Free Copper Sheet from Pipe!* http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Copper-Sheet-from-Pipe/
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Sat, 27 Nov 2010 08:02:49 PST
Inlaid Steel Thingies http://www.instructables.com/id/Inlaid-Steel-Thingies/
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