Instructables: exploring - workshop - easy - fun http://www.instructables.com Sat, 22 Nov 2014 08:50:14 PST BLOX v1.01 a wooden toy car http://www.instructables.com/id/a-wooden-toy-car/
a wooden toy car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/7MY8/I28W8CPV/FNU7MY8I28W8CPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/7MY8/I28W8CPV/FNU7MY8I28W8CPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/7MY8/I28W8CPV/FNU7MY8I28W8CPV.SMALL.jpg HenkK in this instructable i am going to make a cool toy car out of scrap wood and a old bike tire (only if you make your one wheels ) . kids love it , it takes you only a couple of hours , its a cool gift for cristmas and you can make endless variations .so grab your scrap bin and make this projectand do...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 10:47:35 PST
Carving a Pumpkin The Fun Way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Carving-a-Pumpkin-The-Fun-Way/
Carving a Pumpkin The Fun Way! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/HT80/I169RABW/FZUHT80I169RABW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/HT80/I169RABW/FZUHT80I169RABW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/HT80/I169RABW/FZUHT80I169RABW.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Learn all about how to carve a pumpkin with some power and hand tools. Using Some Tools on the Pumpkin You can play a lot here. As long as you are careful and protect your eyes, using hand and power tools can be really fun.Chisels and hand saws work really well on a pumpkin. The saw especially wo...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:41:39 PDT
Backyard Tiki Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Tiki-Bar/
Backyard Tiki Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/2ENU/HYJ3X902/FZA2ENUHYJ3X902.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/2ENU/HYJ3X902/FZA2ENUHYJ3X902.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/2ENU/HYJ3X902/FZA2ENUHYJ3X902.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell There's nothing like a tropical theme to properly set the tone for summer fun. So my co-worker Jonathan Odom and I set about to design a quick and easy-to-build backyard tiki bar that will be guaranteed to bring the Hawaiian party to any outdoor gathering. (Brainstorming session inspiration courte...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 10:53:03 PDT
Gatling Rubber Band Machine Gun - Easy Weekend Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Gatling-Rubber-Band-Machine-Gun-Easy-Weekend-Proje/
Gatling Rubber Band Machine Gun - Easy Weekend Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HHMF/HY48DFCJ/FJYHHMFHY48DFCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HHMF/HY48DFCJ/FJYHHMFHY48DFCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HHMF/HY48DFCJ/FJYHHMFHY48DFCJ.SMALL.jpg melarky This super fun rubber band gatling gun project can be completed in a weekend with inexpensive material and basic tools that most people already have. There are easier ways to make some of these parts using expensive specialized tools, but we tried to make the entire guide more accessible by using...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:10:29 PDT
Inexpensive Mini Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Mini-Turbine/
Inexpensive Mini Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/BECR/HY08662U/FIFBECRHY08662U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/BECR/HY08662U/FIFBECRHY08662U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/BECR/HY08662U/FIFBECRHY08662U.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Knowing a teacher or two and with Momma Cat's bean counting problem, we thought we better come up with an extremely inexpensive turbine. This way the bean counter and teacher in all of us can be happy :-)Why build one of these mini turbines? Well they are inexpensive ;-) There is the wow factor. The...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:21:52 PDT
"Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Simple-and-Easily-Made/
"Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Great way to light up the path to your door, back yard, party, or special occasion. These bulb lights are quick and easy to make and can be hung up or set on a table, walkway, road, etc. We used a couple different color LEDs to see the affect of them. Ally Cat liked the green and Kitty Cat loved the...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:20:28 PDT
Power Strip Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Strip-Holder/
Power Strip Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/H8YA/HXLMO6F8/F9QH8YAHXLMO6F8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/H8YA/HXLMO6F8/F9QH8YAHXLMO6F8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/H8YA/HXLMO6F8/F9QH8YAHXLMO6F8.SMALL.jpg mcawesome_1 This is a cute little box that can hold a power strip By the way I was forever_infinite_diys Materials - a box cutter- paint- a shoe box- cute fabric for designs - power strip- paint brush Paint Your Shoe Box This is really simple, get paint and paint it let it dry for a long time. Cuttin...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 07:50:54 PDT
How To Build A Simple ARC Welder. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Simple-ARC-Welder/
How To Build A Simple ARC Welder. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/AJR3/HX69TA3H/FB1AJR3HX69TA3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/AJR3/HX69TA3H/FB1AJR3HX69TA3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/AJR3/HX69TA3H/FB1AJR3HX69TA3H.SMALL.jpg adamtanner001 Supplies:120v transformer6 Gauge wire or other thick insulated wireA hack saw, grinder or chisel Rubber mallet120v wire120v switchPliers or wire strippersBoardMetal boxEstimated build time: 35 minA short video: http://youtu.be/wwAyC4E-4wQ Find A Transformer You will need a large transformer, abou...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 11:20:13 PDT
Desk Clamp Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Clamp-Lamp/
Desk Clamp Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/QLV5/HX1W61WF/FQYQLV5HX1W61WF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/QLV5/HX1W61WF/FQYQLV5HX1W61WF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/QLV5/HX1W61WF/FQYQLV5HX1W61WF.SMALL.jpg randofo Inspired by the shape of the classic articulated desk lamp and also a host of stylish galvanized pipe lamps, I arrived at the Desk Clamp Lamp. This is a simple, robust and reasonably cheap desk lamp that can be built entirely with parts readily available at your local Home Depot. The other nice thin...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:40:41 PDT
Simple Backyard Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Backyard-Wind-Turbine/
Simple Backyard Wind Turbine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NB9S/HWE9VQAS/FNINB9SHWE9VQAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NB9S/HWE9VQAS/FNINB9SHWE9VQAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NB9S/HWE9VQAS/FNINB9SHWE9VQAS.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Want to generate your own power? Want to do it easily? Tired of "how to" wind turbine searches that end up not showing you how to actually build one? We are!!!Here is a simple wind turbine that generates over 12 volts. Most of the parts can be bought at a local home improvement store and the other p...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 19:50:46 PDT
DIY Can Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Can-Light/
DIY Can Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/KBQG/HVXBXMHR/FPZKBQGHVXBXMHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/KBQG/HVXBXMHR/FPZKBQGHVXBXMHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/KBQG/HVXBXMHR/FPZKBQGHVXBXMHR.SMALL.jpg MarkYu Here's a fun little DIY project that turns out very nice. This is also a very cheap project to do since it consists of household items. Read on to find out how to make this really neat lighting fixture! Materials Materials-Soup Can -Lid to fit the can-Drill-Drill bit (I found a 13/64 in. bit to w...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 12:49:31 PDT
Altoids toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-toolbox/
Altoids toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/FNRP/HS80G8NZ/F1CFNRPHS80G8NZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/FNRP/HS80G8NZ/F1CFNRPHS80G8NZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/FNRP/HS80G8NZ/F1CFNRPHS80G8NZ.SMALL.jpg Lewis121212 The finished toolboxThis tool box is for those who don't have a workspace, just a kitchen table to work on. It makes it easy to quickly get out of the way for dinner, or bring a pocket sized kit for small work, instead of lugging around a large toolbox and looking for what you need. Please vote me i...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:41:36 PST
Recycled Bottle Lamps (Multiple) http://www.instructables.com/id/Alcohol-Lamp-special-IBLE-for-getting-my-first-100/
Recycled Bottle Lamps (Multiple) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/NHOD/HQQLOKVD/FH2NHODHQQLOKVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/NHOD/HQQLOKVD/FH2NHODHQQLOKVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/NHOD/HQQLOKVD/FH2NHODHQQLOKVD.SMALL.jpg snow1434 I would like to share one of my favorite projects how to make a bottle lamp. You do have to invest about $15  for a diamond bit, but the bottle lamps can be made for less than $10 and they make amazing gifts or sold for a profit at craft shows and Etsy shops. Before we start i made this instructable...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 14:55:05 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
Easy Film Can AA Battery Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Film-Can-AA-Battery-Holder/
Easy Film Can AA Battery Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/LZ6D/HQ5VDX2B/F3HLZ6DHQ5VDX2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/LZ6D/HQ5VDX2B/F3HLZ6DHQ5VDX2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/LZ6D/HQ5VDX2B/F3HLZ6DHQ5VDX2B.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Simple Film Canister Battery Holder Fat Cat was complaining he didn't have any AA battery holders for just one battery. So we came up with this. It is really easy to make and took very little time. Materials Materials that we used. In one picture we forgot the glue dots and the other we forg...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 19:27:03 PST
How To Create A Paper Book http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-A-Paper-Book/
How To Create A Paper Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/YEE9/HPXFRUXN/FJWYEE9HPXFRUXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/YEE9/HPXFRUXN/FJWYEE9HPXFRUXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/YEE9/HPXFRUXN/FJWYEE9HPXFRUXN.SMALL.jpg braeden1caro This is how you make a paper book Grab A Paper Just simply grab these specific items•paper •scissors Fold The Paper Just simply fold it in half Cut The Paper Cut maybe the top of the paper to make it like a real book Pretty Simple Yeah you probably could have though of this pretty easy ...
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 21:32:08 PST
Magic Marble http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Marble/
Magic Marble - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/HSJ6/HP9DTBHH/F43HSJ6HP9DTBHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/HSJ6/HP9DTBHH/F43HSJ6HP9DTBHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/HSJ6/HP9DTBHH/F43HSJ6HP9DTBHH.SMALL.jpg eva_maree_dixon Hey guys his is another one of my cardboard arcade games ENJOY AND FOLLOW! :) Read Steady Materials MaterialCardboard boxMarbles KnifeScissors Marker TapeSpare cardboardFriends to test Marble Fun Ok u know what it looks like and how simple it is so I am just going to give a simple overviewBas...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 01:35:22 PST
Super Easy Lamp/Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-LampNightlight/
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Wed, 4 Dec 2013 22:34:58 PST
Pen Slingshot/Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Pen-SlingshotGun/
Pen Slingshot/Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/6RV7/HL9XDVWU/FLW6RV7HL9XDVWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/6RV7/HL9XDVWU/FLW6RV7HL9XDVWU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/6RV7/HL9XDVWU/FLW6RV7HL9XDVWU.SMALL.jpg Cjbilly Do you want to be bored all day every day.Do you want to just sit around doing nothing. Well if you don't want to do those things then try this fun slingshot/gun.Need:One thick medium size elastic bandOne cap pen Sticky tape or three small elastic bands First Put all the small elastic bands on th...
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Fri, 6 Sep 2013 16:41:48 PDT
Corner Bookshelf for kids. http://www.instructables.com/id/Corner-Bookshelf-for-kids/
Corner Bookshelf for kids. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/ZDRR/HJKBYDJ3/F73ZDRRHJKBYDJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/ZDRR/HJKBYDJ3/F73ZDRRHJKBYDJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/ZDRR/HJKBYDJ3/F73ZDRRHJKBYDJ3.SMALL.jpg eu4euh I'm a big fan of shelves. My kids have a ever expanding collection of books and more shelves were in order. I was inspired by another Instructable similar to my design. Just do a search for "corner bookshelf" and you will find it. My idea called for a taller version though. I thought it would be dif...
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 23:53:36 PDT
DIY Wings for your shoes (shwings) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wings-for-your-shoes-shwings/
DIY Wings for your shoes (shwings) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/0H4X/HJ6035YJ/F2V0H4XHJ6035YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/0H4X/HJ6035YJ/F2V0H4XHJ6035YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/0H4X/HJ6035YJ/F2V0H4XHJ6035YJ.SMALL.jpg Lunyi You can make your own cheap shwings. It's very easy! But you need to know how to sew. You can make them look like you want. (I'm sorry for the bad English...please correct me :D, this is also my first instructable and I am open for advice) Things you'll need - fabric of your desired colour- yarn...
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 01:09:29 PDT
Altoids Smalls Solar Powered USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Smalls-Solar-Powered-USB-Charger/
Altoids Smalls Solar Powered USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/XJSP/HFSHW1BX/FFDXJSPHFSHW1BX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/XJSP/HFSHW1BX/FFDXJSPHFSHW1BX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/XJSP/HFSHW1BX/FFDXJSPHFSHW1BX.SMALL.jpg bird123457 This instructable will teach you how to make your very own solar powered USB charger out of an Altoids Smalls tin. It is an eco-friendly way to conserve energy. The Solar Panel I am using for this project has a dial on it so you can chose your output number of volts, therefore I am able to use it fo...
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Mon, 6 May 2013 06:25:56 PDT
Bubble Wrap 60's Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bubble-Wrap-60s-Lamp/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/5X4H/HEXSSHAI/FQH5X4HHEXSSHAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/5X4H/HEXSSHAI/FQH5X4HHEXSSHAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/5X4H/HEXSSHAI/FQH5X4HHEXSSHAI.SMALL.jpg Jessie Marie With an ever-growing accumulation of bubble wrap, I began to wonder what I could do with all of it to make some kind of eye-popping decoration. I decided to create a simple flashlight opperated lamp with some everyday items I had lying around in my scrap bins. Now this groovy bubble wrap hanging lam...
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Tue, 2 Apr 2013 17:30:46 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
Awesome crossbow and carrybag http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-crossbow-and-carrybag/
Awesome crossbow and carrybag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/GDKP/HDYZB77H/F7ZGDKPHDYZB77H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/GDKP/HDYZB77H/F7ZGDKPHDYZB77H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/GDKP/HDYZB77H/F7ZGDKPHDYZB77H.SMALL.jpg The Craft Club Cross bow craft This has turned out better than i thought, has taken me a good few hours to make but was good fun and although i took lots of pictures whilst going along the steps were fairly simple, you could make this in a few hours i reckon although it took me more as i had to do this in-bet...
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 11:36:07 PST
How to Make a Oversized Hickory Pencil!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Oversized-Hickory-Pencil/
How to Make a Oversized Hickory Pencil!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/XXKK/HBFFJPFW/FCZXXKKHBFFJPFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/XXKK/HBFFJPFW/FCZXXKKHBFFJPFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/XXKK/HBFFJPFW/FCZXXKKHBFFJPFW.SMALL.jpg Basement_Craftsman This is a great gift to give to anyone! it is a quick and easy project! Materials Belt sander, Sandpaper Drill, drill  bits clamps Wood for pencil Saw or bandsaw Lets Get Started The first thing is to design the shape of the pencil. find the section of wood you wish to use and sketch an app...
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Mon, 7 Jan 2013 14:13:01 PST
Rally style polyurethane mud flaps for $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Rally-style-polyurethane-mud-flaps-for-20/
Rally style polyurethane mud flaps for $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/TXXC/H461OZ51/FL9TXXCH461OZ51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/TXXC/H461OZ51/FL9TXXCH461OZ51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/TXXC/H461OZ51/FL9TXXCH461OZ51.SMALL.jpg jussin this is just one of many ways you can have nice aftermarket knock off mud flaps for $20. we made these for a 95 subaru impreza but these steps are universal for any car! tools you need: two semi truck thick plastic mud flaps - about $10 each (from peterbilt shop in WA) t-square ruler ruler ratche...
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012 22:55:25 PDT
Gardening/ Recycling- Indoor/Outdoor: Glass&Plastic 2Bottle-Garden Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Gardening-Recycling-IndoorOutdoor-GlassPlasti/
Gardening/ Recycling- Indoor/Outdoor: Glass&Plastic 2Bottle-Garden Unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/1QYQ/GZUAFWDI/FUM1QYQGZUAFWDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/1QYQ/GZUAFWDI/FUM1QYQGZUAFWDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/1QYQ/GZUAFWDI/FUM1QYQGZUAFWDI.SMALL.jpg ARBassa Who: You What: Glass&Plastic Bottle-Garden Unit Why: To Recycle/Reuse your glass and plastic bottles.  How: Click "Next Step". These are ideal for herbs like Basil and Chives. They do not occupy very much space and can be placed indoors (by a window or bright lamp) or outdoors (in the sun). STE...
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Fri, 16 Mar 2012 05:07:51 PDT
Simple rubberband machine gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-rubberband-machine-gun/
Simple rubberband machine gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/M01S/GXUZ7JVQ/FO1M01SGXUZ7JVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/M01S/GXUZ7JVQ/FO1M01SGXUZ7JVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/M01S/GXUZ7JVQ/FO1M01SGXUZ7JVQ.SMALL.jpg project_builder You want to build a rubberband gun but you want a automatic one? Well this gun is 100% wood and screws that took me an hour to build. Try it and have fun.\ NOTE: I am not responsible for any harm done by this gun. Supplys Materials small sheet of plywood thiner sheet of any wood dowel 4 sc...
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 09:06:00 PST
Easy Cheap multi fire Elasticband gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Cheap-multi-fire-Elasticband-gun/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/file/PDF.gif http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/file/PDF.gif PaulReynolds This elasto gun is the simplest design possible cheap and loads of fun. Print off the PDF cut out the shapes in 3mm ply Glue together. Add trigger Drill hole Put screw through hole Cut groves on back and handle Attach elastic as shown Lock and load
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Mon, 5 Dec 2011 19:54:42 PST
How to make a projector for your iPod/iPhone for about a $1 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-projector-for-your-iPodiPhone-for-a/
How to make a projector for your iPod/iPhone for about a $1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/R6W4/GVHH294F/FDER6W4GVHH294F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/R6W4/GVHH294F/FDER6W4GVHH294F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/R6W4/GVHH294F/FDER6W4GVHH294F.SMALL.jpg MattBothell This is a fun easy project that anyone can make in about 15-20 minutes. The whole project only cost me a dollar and works good enough that I can enjoy an entire movie on it. The way it works is the light from your phone or iPod goes through the magnifying glass and magnifies onto the wall. The whole...
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Tue, 29 Nov 2011 18:28:46 PST
Easy Funnel http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Funnel/
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Wed, 19 Oct 2011 12:35:16 PDT
Ultimate Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Sander/
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Fri, 30 Sep 2011 05:14:27 PDT
How to DIY a Simple Tree Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-DIY-a-Simple-Tree-Swing/
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Sun, 15 May 2011 07:45:46 PDT
How to make a cube within cube within a cube puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cube-inside-a-cube-inside-a-cube/
How to make a cube within cube within a cube puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/GNPJ/GNCXO1AA/FUDGNPJGNCXO1AA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/GNPJ/GNCXO1AA/FUDGNPJGNCXO1AA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/GNPJ/GNCXO1AA/FUDGNPJGNCXO1AA.SMALL.jpg sabladask http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HCo8mkD5ZiI   In this instructabe I will show you how to make a cube within a cube within a cube. The process itself is not very hard but it takes some time making it. The cube have no purpose, exept form maby getting people puzzeld about how you got them in t...
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Fri, 6 May 2011 13:17:19 PDT
Simple Easy Orginizing http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Easy-Orginizing/
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Fri, 6 Aug 2010 10:25:45 PDT
Helping Hands Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Helping-Hands-Hack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/ZT2H/G962OGVR/F60ZT2HG962OGVR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/ZT2H/G962OGVR/F60ZT2HG962OGVR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/ZT2H/G962OGVR/F60ZT2HG962OGVR.SMALL.jpg fruitkid101 Here's how to do an easy hack for helping hands that allows you to see better. I took a zip tie and tightened it around my small flashlight. The I tightened the zip-tie knob in one of the hand's hands. Pretty cool right?
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Sat, 15 May 2010 13:00:53 PDT
Recycled lamp shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-easy-lampshade/
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Wed, 28 Apr 2010 18:43:26 PDT
Basic Work Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Work-Table/
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Wed, 17 Feb 2010 16:53:19 PST
Updated: Hang Your Bed From the Heavens! All for around $100 http://www.instructables.com/id/Hang-Your-Bed-From-the-Heavens/
Updated: Hang Your Bed From the Heavens! All for around $100 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/EYOJ/G29ZG2T7/FC7EYOJG29ZG2T7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/EYOJ/G29ZG2T7/FC7EYOJG29ZG2T7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/EYOJ/G29ZG2T7/FC7EYOJG29ZG2T7.SMALL.jpg Command-A     In this instructable (My first) I will show you the basic, easy process of hanging your own bed from your ceiling. This is a great way to get that extra POW factor to your room. The reason I finally did this project is my bed spring wouldn't cut the last corner downstairs into my bedroom.      ...
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Wed, 25 Nov 2009 15:52:28 PST
Poor Man's Track Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Track-Lighting/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2009 14:52:24 PDT
Weld a Spoon Flower! http://www.instructables.com/id/Weld-a-Spoon-Flower/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2009 20:02:51 PDT
How to Make a Seed Card http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Seed-Card/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2009 12:30:00 PDT
The Castaway http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Beautiful-Green-Chandelier/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2009 14:19:14 PDT
Simple easy Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-easy-Greenhouse/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2009 10:59:15 PDT
Screwdriver with triangular head http://www.instructables.com/id/Screwdriver-with-triangular-head/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2008 11:29:11 PST
How to Grow Peppers! Propagating Peppers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Propogating-Peppers/
How to Grow Peppers! Propagating Peppers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/PNSU/FJNEIZPG/F0APNSUFJNEIZPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/PNSU/FJNEIZPG/F0APNSUFJNEIZPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/PNSU/FJNEIZPG/F0APNSUFJNEIZPG.SMALL.jpg thenear1send - - -This is a Step-by-Step Instructable on how to grow bell or chili peppers from your favorite store bought varieties! And regardless of colour, flavor, or size, all peppers are grown pretty much the same way making this is a very fun, cheap, and easy to do project that I'm sure anyone of any age...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2008 17:00:03 PDT
Make a Wood Pen! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wood-Pen/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2008 16:01:59 PDT
Sweet Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweet-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2008 13:08:56 PDT
Glowsticks Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowsticks-Lamp/
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By: Kish.

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Wed, 16 Jul 2008 08:26:41 PDT