Instructables: exploring - workshop - lathe http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Mar 2017 13:30:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Kururin - the Rolling Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Kururin-the-Rolling-Stick/
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:43:02 PDT
Homemade Wooden Duck Call http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wooden-Duck-Call/
Homemade Wooden Duck Call - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/21ZG/J0MOQQKI/FWH21ZGJ0MOQQKI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/21ZG/J0MOQQKI/FWH21ZGJ0MOQQKI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/21ZG/J0MOQQKI/FWH21ZGJ0MOQQKI.SMALL.jpg jason.burr.946 This is a project that I have long wanted to do. I was born in the midwest and as such grew up hunting and fishing. Unfortunately when I moved away to Florida at a young age there was no more hunting though I do get to fish still. My father paid me a surprise visit during a festival I put together a...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:06:27 PDT
Woodturning Werkplaats IDC http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turning/
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 06:34:59 PDT
Sheet Metal Counter Sinker Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-Metal-Counter-Sinker-Tool/
Sheet Metal Counter Sinker Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/VKR5/J08EDT5R/FX1VKR5J08EDT5R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/VKR5/J08EDT5R/FX1VKR5J08EDT5R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/VKR5/J08EDT5R/FX1VKR5J08EDT5R.SMALL.jpg carl5blum I like to use sheet metal for the sides and bottom of drawers. So to attach them I like to use screws, but to drill a counter sunk hole in sheet metal doesn't work well. So I would drill a hole a bit smaller than the screw and use a BIG center punch to bend the metal into a cone. It was a bit messy ...
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 07:46:00 PDT
DIY Carbide Lathe Tools for Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Carbide-Lathe-Tools-for-Cheap/
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 03:46:56 PST
Making a Custom Wood Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Custom-Wood-Pen/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:44:44 PST
Skew Chisel DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Skew-Chisel-DIY/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:04:47 PST
Wine Glass on a Lathe. Plum http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Glass-on-a-Lathe-Plum/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:38:18 PST
Snowman on a Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowman-on-a-Lathe/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:22:11 PST
Homemade Tool Handle for Carbide Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Tool-Handle-for-Carbide-Cutter/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:47:42 PST
Wizard of Oz Nutcrackers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wizard-of-Oz-Nutcrackers/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 22:55:28 PST
Bent Lamination Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-Lamination-Pen/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:40:23 PST
Spindle Gouge DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Spindle-Gouge-DIY/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 09:51:36 PST
Wood Turner From Junk Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turner-From-Junk-Parts/
Wood Turner From Junk Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/FL0Q/IZ6BJ8NI/F5VFL0QIZ6BJ8NI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/FL0Q/IZ6BJ8NI/F5VFL0QIZ6BJ8NI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/FL0Q/IZ6BJ8NI/F5VFL0QIZ6BJ8NI.SMALL.jpg ThriftStore Hacker Hello again fellow builders!This Instructable is how to make a mini wood turner from junk parts i had in the shop. All of the parts are really easy to find with minimal financial investment. I hope to use this to make some custom ink pens, pencils, and stylus after some practice. Parts and tools u...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:31:25 PST
Side Table Made From Plywood and 2x4s http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Table-Made-From-Plywood-and-2x4s/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:26:44 PST
Making a Turned-Off-Center Door Stop http://www.instructables.com/id/Turned-Off-Center-Door-Stop/
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:56:00 PST
Vintage Lamp DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Lamp-DIY/
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 12:20:00 PST
-Dremelathe- Small multitool prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/-Dremelathe-Small-Multitool-Prototype/
-Dremelathe- Small multitool prototype - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S5TY/IYOQOU1D/FHDS5TYIYOQOU1D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S5TY/IYOQOU1D/FHDS5TYIYOQOU1D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S5TY/IYOQOU1D/FHDS5TYIYOQOU1D.SMALL.jpg Tuomas Soikkeli HiThis is my simple "multitool", its based to dremel rotary tool.I wanted a machine that i could use for making all little things that i need.It can be used with drill too, if i need more torque for making bigger parts.This instructable contains only videos, but the idea and how i made can be seen f...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 11:23:03 PST
Creating A Natural Bark Edge Wooden Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Natural-Bark-Edge-Wooden-Bowl/
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 20:05:41 PST
Big Wood Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Wood-Top/
Big Wood Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F45/F4PS/IYNLK1FC/F45F4PSIYNLK1FC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F45/F4PS/IYNLK1FC/F45F4PSIYNLK1FC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F45/F4PS/IYNLK1FC/F45F4PSIYNLK1FC.SMALL.jpg dovetailsanddadoes In this Instructable I show how to make a simple wooden top on the lathe. It is a fun quick project that will entertain the kids for wintertime indoor activities. It's a great project for someone who is just getting into lathe work while giving them something they can put to use. Video Here is t...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 16:33:48 PST
Hat rack bowling pin http://www.instructables.com/id/Hat-and-Necklace-Rack/
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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 04:31:40 PST
Brass hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Brass-Hammer/
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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 06:06:45 PST
Bride and Groom Nut Crackers. 1/7/17 Wedding http://www.instructables.com/id/Bride-and-Groom-Nut-Crackers-1717-Wedding/
Bride and Groom Nut Crackers. 1/7/17 Wedding - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/JREA/IY4QRP2E/FZBJREAIY4QRP2E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/JREA/IY4QRP2E/FZBJREAIY4QRP2E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/JREA/IY4QRP2E/FZBJREAIY4QRP2E.SMALL.jpg Bruceputman I started making Nut Crackers a few years ago when I could not find a Grinch Nut Cracker for sell. I created 4 in 2014, and in 2015 created Wizard of Oz Nut Crackers... This year was special as my oldest son was getting married on 1/7/17 so I thought I would create Bride and Groom Nut Crackers. Tu...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:02:43 PST
A Custom Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Custom-Lathe/
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:59:07 PST
Turning a Corian Pen | How To http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Corian-Pen-How-To/
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:49:36 PST
Epoxy Wire Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Epoxy-Wire-Bowl/
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:14:37 PST
Lubricate Metal and Inhibit Rust With Moly. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lubricate-Metal-and-Inhibit-Rust-With-Moly/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 23:06:41 PST
How to turning a Pepper Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turning-a-Pepper-Mill/
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 03:08:48 PST
Turning an Olive Wood Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-an-Olive-Wood-Bowl/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 13:59:39 PST
Make An Aluminum Earphones Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Aluminum-Earphones-Holder/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 08:09:27 PST
How to Make an Oak Slab Coffee Table for £20! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Oak-Slab-Coffee-Table-for-20/
How to Make an Oak Slab Coffee Table for £20! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/H2O8/IX6FXFS2/FQJH2O8IX6FXFS2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/H2O8/IX6FXFS2/FQJH2O8IX6FXFS2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/H2O8/IX6FXFS2/FQJH2O8IX6FXFS2.SMALL.jpg baneling-bust In this tutorial I am showing you how to make a small coffee table from a large slab of oak.This is my first piece of furniture that I have ever made so I hope that you enjoy it! I made this table as a Christmas gift for my mum and she loved it.All of the wood that I used to make this table was eith...
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 04:40:50 PST
How To Make a Harry Potter wand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Harry-Potter-Wand-2/
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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 05:43:13 PST
Lathing Pistons on a Drill Press With a Homemade Collet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathing-Pistons-on-a-Drill-Press-With-a-Homemade-C/
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 20:22:25 PST
Make It - Wooden Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Wooden-Light-Bulb/
Make It - Wooden Light Bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/AQCX/IX0PU3AV/F5DAQCXIX0PU3AV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/AQCX/IX0PU3AV/F5DAQCXIX0PU3AV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/AQCX/IX0PU3AV/F5DAQCXIX0PU3AV.SMALL.jpg dpmakestuff Just a bit of holiday fun on the lathe!Made with Padauk and Maple scraps, turned on my mini lathe.If you'd rather just watch it come to life, please check out the build video below! Subscribe if you feel so inclined! Prepare the Blank I raided my scrap box and picked out a piece of Maple and a ...
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 07:35:55 PST
How to Disassemble a Large Ball Bearing and Anneal It http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Disassemble-a-Large-Ball-Bearing-and-Anneal/
How to Disassemble a Large Ball Bearing and Anneal It - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/QFVK/IWQVCLV6/FNQQFVKIWQVCLV6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/QFVK/IWQVCLV6/FNQQFVKIWQVCLV6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/QFVK/IWQVCLV6/FNQQFVKIWQVCLV6.SMALL.jpg Makin Sumthin From Nuthin HOW TO Disassemble a LARGE BALL BEARING, ANNEAL IT, MACHINE ITDemonstrating how to disassemble or take apart a large industrial ball bearing for use in a steady rest project for my Sears Craftsman 12 x 36” Atlas Lathe. The large ball bearing will be annealed in my blacksmith forge and left to air co...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 03:35:54 PST
A Walking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Walking-Stick/
A Walking Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/XFJI/IWQV41LN/F0DXFJIIWQV41LN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/XFJI/IWQV41LN/F0DXFJIIWQV41LN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/XFJI/IWQV41LN/F0DXFJIIWQV41LN.SMALL.jpg tonginos Time to make something with our hands again. Time to get that custom lathe spining. An excuse to get in the shop on a Sunday and get some "sawdust"on your clothes. And after all, you 'll end up with a walking stick. A custom/ good-looking one!You 'll need:-Any kind of lathe!(either a commercial/read...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 04:18:10 PST
D.I.Y Hardwood Aquarium Stand/Surround http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Hardwood-Fish-Tank-Standsurround/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 10:23:31 PST
From Firewood Log to Bowl (First Woodturning Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Firewood-Log-to-Bowl-First-Woodturning-Projec/
From Firewood Log to Bowl (First Woodturning Project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/0F81/IVO3PQ9M/F1U0F81IVO3PQ9M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/0F81/IVO3PQ9M/F1U0F81IVO3PQ9M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/0F81/IVO3PQ9M/F1U0F81IVO3PQ9M.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop I turned this chunk of firewood log into my first bowl on the lathe. This is my first ever woodturning project, and most certainly won’t be my last. Turning is one of the most rewarding woodworking skills I’ve learned thus far, and now every log I see seems to contain a hidden bowl. To see this proc...
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 07:49:14 PST
Tangential Tool Holder for Taig Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Tangential-Tool-Holder-for-Taig-Lathe/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 22:41:02 PST
Best Pie Award http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Pie-Award/
Best Pie Award - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/FLPH/IVHQNFJS/FJXFLPHIVHQNFJS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/FLPH/IVHQNFJS/FJXFLPHIVHQNFJS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/FLPH/IVHQNFJS/FJXFLPHIVHQNFJS.SMALL.jpg tonginos Thought to make granny a little something for all those years of making those mind-blowing pies! So I made her a "Best Pie In Town Award"and waited for another pie....After all, I'm a pie-man!You' ll need:-Some pieces of scrap wood (pallet-wood pieces did it for me)-A lathe(I build my mini lathe mys...
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 07:57:33 PST
Taig Top Slide Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Taig-Top-Slide-Modification/
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Wed, 2 Nov 2016 15:55:36 PDT
Christmas Ornament, Inside Out Turning http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Ornament-Inside-Out-Turning/
Christmas Ornament, Inside Out Turning - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VXEE/IUSLZAET/FD9VXEEIUSLZAET.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VXEE/IUSLZAET/FD9VXEEIUSLZAET.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VXEE/IUSLZAET/FD9VXEEIUSLZAET.SMALL.jpg Big Nick 1967 As the silly season is almost upon us , I thought it wood be a go idea to try my hand at turning an ornament on the lathe .Starting by ripping down some scrap pine to 4 lengths by 25 mm x 25mm. They were held together with hot glue and the inside was turn . Next the 4 blanks where pull apart and g...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 06:16:36 PDT
Meteorite Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Meteorite-Ring/
Meteorite Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/0CJX/IUSLSAEO/FCL0CJXIUSLSAEO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/0CJX/IUSLSAEO/FCL0CJXIUSLSAEO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/0CJX/IUSLSAEO/FCL0CJXIUSLSAEO.SMALL.jpg inspiretomake A meteorite is a solid piece of debris from an object, such as a comet, asteroid, or meteoroid, that originates in outer space and survives its passage through the Earth's atmosphere and impact with the Earth's surface or that of another planet. When the object enters the atmosphere, various factors...
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 13:50:29 PDT
Make an Aluminum | Brass PEN http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Aluminum-Brass-PEN/
Make an Aluminum | Brass PEN - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/BCFY/IUKEZWKS/FJLBCFYIUKEZWKS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/BCFY/IUKEZWKS/FJLBCFYIUKEZWKS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/BCFY/IUKEZWKS/FJLBCFYIUKEZWKS.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop -what is up everybody, In this tutorial I am gonna show you how to build a nice looking aluminum and brass pen on a lathe that is a perfect gift for anyone. Idea and modeling - I have always wanted to have a pen that is something special, something that no one have in their pocket.. But main prob...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:19:21 PDT
Rotating Power Tool Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Power-Tool-Base/
Rotating Power Tool Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/BOR4/IUKETUTW/FN1BOR4IUKETUTW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/BOR4/IUKETUTW/FN1BOR4IUKETUTW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/BOR4/IUKETUTW/FN1BOR4IUKETUTW.SMALL.jpg RangerJ It recently occurred to me that a good portion of my not-too-large workshop is dedicated to the bases on which my bench tools are mounted. Besides holding the tools, they aren't much value, so I decided that it would be a good idea to try to use one base for more than one tool. My idea... After s...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 13:59:07 PDT
A Different Ball Turning Jig for Taig Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Different-Ball-Turning-Jig-for-TaIg-Lathe/
A Different Ball Turning Jig for Taig Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/0U8R/IUHMS6X7/F6P0U8RIUHMS6X7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/0U8R/IUHMS6X7/F6P0U8RIUHMS6X7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/0U8R/IUHMS6X7/F6P0U8RIUHMS6X7.SMALL.jpg fredlam I have a small Taig lathe. One of the first things I want to turn is a ball, be it for a drawer or closet door, or for a jig handle. I have viewed some ball turning jigs on the net, and have actually built one of traditional design. The result was less than satisfactory; the rotating platform has a ...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 22:59:53 PDT
Plywood Reading Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Reading-Lamp/
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 06:35:17 PDT
Just a Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Just-a-Pen/
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 17:22:39 PDT
Diamond Grit Pedestal Grinder for 12$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Diamond-Grit-Pedestal-Grinder-for-12/
Diamond Grit Pedestal Grinder for 12$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/K3SP/ITQ32H0W/FJ5K3SPITQ32H0W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/K3SP/ITQ32H0W/FJ5K3SPITQ32H0W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/K3SP/ITQ32H0W/FJ5K3SPITQ32H0W.SMALL.jpg steelshell fab How to add an inexpensive diamond grinding element to your existing pedestal grinder.- I use it for sharpening tungsten for TIG welding, but it's also good for sharpening lathe bits and drill bits. What you'll need * You must have a pedestal, or bench grinder which receives at least a 4 inch grin...
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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 10:33:13 PDT
Make It - Headphone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Headphone-Stand/
Make It - Headphone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/8PAZ/ITKJDEUO/FOU8PAZITKJDEUO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/8PAZ/ITKJDEUO/FOU8PAZITKJDEUO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/8PAZ/ITKJDEUO/FOU8PAZITKJDEUO.SMALL.jpg dpmakestuff A problem that's as old as time. Kick butt pair of headphones, but no where to keep them safe and looking good.Sit back and relax as I take you through the steps to make a headphone stand worthy of those beautiful cans!If you'd like to cut to the chase and think you can figure out most of it on you...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:46:58 PDT