Instructables: exploring - workshop - easy - hack - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:05:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Magnetic Swivel Base Vise Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Magnetic-Swivel-Base-Vise-Mount/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 06:17:10 PDT
The Flat-Pack Bandsaw | DIY Woodworking Tools #6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-the-Flat-Pack-Bandsaw-AKA-the-Jigsaw-Tabl/
The Flat-Pack Bandsaw | DIY Woodworking Tools #6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/OIOF/IO6DY2C5/FHAOIOFIO6DY2C5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/OIOF/IO6DY2C5/FHAOIOFIO6DY2C5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/OIOF/IO6DY2C5/FHAOIOFIO6DY2C5.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Even before I started woodworking, I wanted one of those tiny Circular-Saws. I also wanted a Bandsaw. Unfortunately (As always), It was pretty expensive, And I couldn't afford them.But... What I did later remember, Is that I did have a Jigsaw that my dad bought almost 10 years ago. I decided to use ...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 12:46:39 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
How to Repair Broken Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Broken-Bed/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 03:48:44 PST
50 Year Old Vise Restoration- Using Basic Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/50-Year-Old-Vise-Restoration-Using-Basic-Tools/
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 08:32:36 PST
Hot Rod Your Hot Glue Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Rod-Your-Hot-Glue-Gun/
Hot Rod Your Hot Glue Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/QHI5/IAAWHTZD/FFTQHI5IAAWHTZD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/QHI5/IAAWHTZD/FFTQHI5IAAWHTZD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/QHI5/IAAWHTZD/FFTQHI5IAAWHTZD.SMALL.jpg wilwrk4tls After running out of glue sticks and forcing my ink pen too far into the back of the hot glue gun to push in that last little bit of hot glue stick my glue gun needed a bit of a tune-up. Disassembly 1) Any pieces (most likely just the front folding stand) that span both sides of the hot glue gun...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 08:43:21 PDT
The Ultimate Hammer (Hammer + Screwdriver, Bottle Opener, Nail Holder, and Ruler) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Hammer-Hammer-Screwdriver-Bottle-Open/
The Ultimate Hammer (Hammer + Screwdriver, Bottle Opener, Nail Holder, and Ruler) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/M0GH/HZ9O3KD0/FY4M0GHHZ9O3KD0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/M0GH/HZ9O3KD0/FY4M0GHHZ9O3KD0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/M0GH/HZ9O3KD0/FY4M0GHHZ9O3KD0.SMALL.jpg M3G I recently stumbled upon this instructable, and it got me thinking; what else could be done to improve the humble hammer? I had some ideas in the back of my mind, and when I saw the Hand Tools Only Contest I decided to stop procrastinating and get to work. After all, what better entry for a contest ...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:24:06 PDT
EDC Flashlight Bite Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/EDC-Flashlight-Bite-Guard/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 18:54:32 PDT
IKEA HACK: easy lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-easy-lamps/
IKEA HACK: easy lamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2ZY2/HWKK1NWQ/FGS2ZY2HWKK1NWQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2ZY2/HWKK1NWQ/FGS2ZY2HWKK1NWQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2ZY2/HWKK1NWQ/FGS2ZY2HWKK1NWQ.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Ikea has plenty of things that can be turned into attractive lights. I loved the industrial look of the stainless steel colander, and turning it into a lamp was a breeze with IKEA's inexpensive Hemma light socket set.At $15, this easy project can be remixed and remade in countless ways. Supplies ...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:29:49 PDT
IKEA HACK: bedside buddy http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-bedside-buddy/
IKEA HACK: bedside buddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/SA1B/HWJNWS52/FEWSA1BHWJNWS52.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/SA1B/HWJNWS52/FEWSA1BHWJNWS52.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/SA1B/HWJNWS52/FEWSA1BHWJNWS52.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus This smart bedside caddy has compartments to hold all your everyday carry (EDC) sundries. This simple IKEA hack was made from an IKEA flatware holder and has drawer pulls as feet. Put this caddy next to your bed to hold you phone and earplugs at night, or next to your couch to keep your remote contr...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:50:30 PDT
Dinosaur Diorama Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-Diorama-Lamp/
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Fri, 9 May 2014 16:54:59 PDT
Chop a shopping cart into a tool cart. Simple! http://www.instructables.com/id/Chop-a-shopping-cart-into-a-tool-cart.-Simple!/
Chop a shopping cart into a tool cart. Simple! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/9B6M/F6S8S0GP/FOI9B6MF6S8S0GP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/9B6M/F6S8S0GP/FOI9B6MF6S8S0GP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/9B6M/F6S8S0GP/FOI9B6MF6S8S0GP.SMALL.jpg bofthem I have a bunch of hand tools. I dabble in a lot of things, and suspect I mostly do so to get the tools that come with. If you find yourself looking over your shoulder every time you park the car to go for a burrito just to make sure your boxes are safe in the back, maybe it's time to consider the co...
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Sun, 21 Oct 2007 18:59:37 PDT
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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/R6W4/GVHH294F/FDER6W4GVHH294F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/R6W4/GVHH294F/FDER6W4GVHH294F.SQUARE.jpg https://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
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