Instructables: exploring - workshop - inexpensive - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:25:59 PST BLOX v1.01 Inexpensive Mini Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Mini-Turbine/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:21:52 PDT
Ikea Hack: Wedding Photo Booth From Canvas Wardrobes http://www.instructables.com/id/Wedding-Photo-Booth-From-Canvas-Wardrobes/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 11:30:57 PDT
No Frills Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Frills-Workbench/
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Sat, 21 Jan 2012 10:31:05 PST
Backyard Garden Boxes - On the Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Garden-Boxes-On-the-Cheap/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 22:49:43 PDT
Stove Top Distiller http://www.instructables.com/id/Stove-Top-Distiller/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 21:15:39 PDT
Simple Elegant Paper Lantern/Lamp Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Elegant-Paper-LanternLamp-Easy/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 08:18:14 PST
The $74 PVC Mega Awesome Super PVC Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-74-PVC-Mega-Awesome-Super-PVC-Table/
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Tue, 24 Dec 2013 00:37:09 PST
How to Make a "Spatty": A Mini and Disposable Rubber Spatula http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Spatty-A-Mini-and-Disposable-Rubber-/
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Tue, 8 Oct 2013 13:18:49 PDT
Cheap DIY 100" Projector Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DIY-100quot-Projector-Screen/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2009 12:15:40 PDT
Perfect Sawhorses: adjustable and knock-down design http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-Sawhorses-adjustable-and-knock-down-desig/
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Wed, 5 Oct 2011 12:56:27 PDT
Cheap, easy, low-waste bookshelf plans http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-low-waste-bookshelves/
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Tue, 12 Oct 2010 17:15:19 PDT
My Improvised DC Generator Build http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Improvised-DC-Generator-Build/
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Thu, 9 Sep 2010 03:41:33 PDT
Birch and Aluminum Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Birch-and-Aluminum-Desk/
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Sat, 13 Mar 2010 20:44:43 PST