Instructables: exploring - workshop - mdf http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:09:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to paint MDF: quick tip http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-MDF-quick-tip/
How to paint MDF: quick tip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/5EKT/HZJO6E2X/FGC5EKTHZJO6E2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/5EKT/HZJO6E2X/FGC5EKTHZJO6E2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/5EKT/HZJO6E2X/FGC5EKTHZJO6E2X.SMALL.jpg EYSpace I recently made this bench with MDF and when it came time to paint it, I had trouble getting a smooth finish at the ends of the MDF boards – all the paint was sinking into the MDF leaving holes and a rough finish. Here’s an easy fix I discovered which works like a charm. Brush on glue mixture Dil...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:09:08 PDT
Simple Nightstand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Nightstand/
Simple Nightstand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/QFGY/HVTFRUQ0/FIWQFGYHVTFRUQ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/QFGY/HVTFRUQ0/FIWQFGYHVTFRUQ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/QFGY/HVTFRUQ0/FIWQFGYHVTFRUQ0.SMALL.jpg rawkstar320 We keep our phones, glasses, and other miscellaneous objects in some little black boxes next our bed. This works, but it's not very practical and our cats like to chew on things...So I decided to build a basic nightstand that would store the box and provide a nice place to set my phone at night. The...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 06:45:45 PDT
Collapsible Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Workbench/
Collapsible Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/9G5I/HVGXIW93/FMG9G5IHVGXIW93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/9G5I/HVGXIW93/FMG9G5IHVGXIW93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/9G5I/HVGXIW93/FMG9G5IHVGXIW93.SMALL.jpg schoonovermr This is a simple little collapsible workbench/assembly table I made. The dimensions may seem strange but it was as large as I could get it while still fitting under my current one. It also is tall enough so that the surface of the mitre saw when it is up there is level with my big workbench, allowin...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 20:52:38 PDT
How To Mill Tall Stuff Using Not-So-Tall Endmills http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Mill-Tall-Stuff-Using-Not-So-Tall-Endmills/
How To Mill Tall Stuff Using Not-So-Tall Endmills - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/H6B4/HUOPANDD/FURH6B4HUOPANDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/H6B4/HUOPANDD/FURH6B4HUOPANDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/H6B4/HUOPANDD/FURH6B4HUOPANDD.SMALL.jpg thiagohersan So... I recently wanted to mill something that was 11 inches in height, but only had 3-inch-long endmills available.This is how I did it. There’s no magic, but a couple of tips and tricks that might be useful.Spoiler Alert: I ended up milling 4 separate pieces and gluing them back together.Read this...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 22:33:04 PDT
Dock Moto G MDF http://www.instructables.com/id/Dock-Moto-G-MDF/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/FJLH/HT36T6M3/FIOFJLHHT36T6M3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/FJLH/HT36T6M3/FIOFJLHHT36T6M3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/FJLH/HT36T6M3/FIOFJLHHT36T6M3.SMALL.jpg doliveira-1 Link to Download the archive: http://goo.gl/0JyxaL
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 18:33:26 PDT
Up from the Ashes a Mantle Piece renovation http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-from-the-Ashes-a-Mantle-Piece-renovation/
Up from the Ashes a Mantle Piece renovation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/LZO9/HUUXFKFY/FNYLZO9HUUXFKFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/LZO9/HUUXFKFY/FNYLZO9HUUXFKFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/LZO9/HUUXFKFY/FNYLZO9HUUXFKFY.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR This project started life as an accident. The original intent was to strip back the paint from an existing mantle piece. Unfortunately the previous owners had painted and re-painted the whole fire place and finally drilled into it to block it off, all of which made cleaning difficult. (Picture 1...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 04:35:26 PDT
Bent Plywood Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-Plywood-Speakers/
Bent Plywood Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AWUH/HS9TBVJF/F7YAWUHHS9TBVJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AWUH/HS9TBVJF/F7YAWUHHS9TBVJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AWUH/HS9TBVJF/F7YAWUHHS9TBVJF.SMALL.jpg clockworkfish Hello, my name is Dave and I'm an audiophile. I love an awesome set of speakers or headphones. In fact I love them enough that I spent an entire summer building them while interning in Chicago, at Specimen Products. These are the same people that make all of Andrew Bird's speakers and various o...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 13:53:01 PST
Work bench for the ol' garage! http://www.instructables.com/id/Work-bench-for-the-ol-garage/
Work bench for the ol' garage! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/J8AL/HR0ASA7W/FVRJ8ALHR0ASA7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/J8AL/HR0ASA7W/FVRJ8ALHR0ASA7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/J8AL/HR0ASA7W/FVRJ8ALHR0ASA7W.SMALL.jpg blanky5452 Every garage needs a workbench to build bigger and better instructables! After making one side, its important to make the other side exactly the same.  This will make your workbench a rectangle as opposed to a, well, weird different shape. Coming along nicely as you can see. It's always ...
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 21:16:46 PST
Custom Wooden Signs made with Shopbot CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wooden-Signs-made-with-Shopbot-CNC-Router/
Custom Wooden Signs made with Shopbot CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/P8Y2/HP5L78PV/F66P8Y2HP5L78PV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/P8Y2/HP5L78PV/F66P8Y2HP5L78PV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/P8Y2/HP5L78PV/F66P8Y2HP5L78PV.SMALL.jpg roballoba My friend just opened a new toy store. I'm so proud of her! She's just awesome and really great with kids and families. I wanted to help her out by making some signs for her new shop. This project was created using the ShopBot Alpha. Its a big CNC router that can turn a huge sheet of material into ...
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:15:26 PST
WAN-II Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/WAN-II-Stool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/KT67/HN8247XM/FK3KT67HN8247XM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/KT67/HN8247XM/FK3KT67HN8247XM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/KT67/HN8247XM/FK3KT67HN8247XM.SMALL.jpg tyanase [About] This stool is created for the second TenkaizuBudoukai workshop. Participants have to create stools with limited amount of materials. Structural features of this stool are the rigid body and the smooth contact surface. The body of the stool has waffle structure to support body weights. The t...
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 08:05:48 PDT
KOROGAStool http://www.instructables.com/id/KOROGAStool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/RHFC/HMKLNBQN/FI2RHFCHMKLNBQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/RHFC/HMKLNBQN/FI2RHFCHMKLNBQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/RHFC/HMKLNBQN/FI2RHFCHMKLNBQN.SMALL.jpg ctakami This stool like a balance ball. When We use this stool, it is necessary to maintain balance by oneself.  There are two roles on a handle. They are a role to carry and a role which stops a stool. If a handle is removed, it can roll. Material:MDF2.5mm 1820×910mm 2sheets Size:H390*W360*L390 How to m...
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 06:40:39 PDT
Simple MDF Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-MDF-Bed/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/1BAO/HLZRQZRL/FR41BAOHLZRQZRL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/1BAO/HLZRQZRL/FR41BAOHLZRQZRL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/1BAO/HLZRQZRL/FR41BAOHLZRQZRL.SMALL.jpg asd123zxc this is my first Instructable it is a simple MDF bed which you can see how it is made. i have added some 3D design files. images 4 , 5 , 6 are exported from autodesk inventor software. last two files are the autocad plans of the bed. (dimensions are in centimeter)
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 16:06:40 PDT
Hang 'em High... http://www.instructables.com/id/Hang-em-High/
Hang 'em High... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/CKLC/HDYZISFO/FYICKLCHDYZISFO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/CKLC/HDYZISFO/FYICKLCHDYZISFO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/CKLC/HDYZISFO/FYICKLCHDYZISFO.SMALL.jpg togo1919 I'm sharing a technique I used to hang a plaque I made for some coaches. I did not want to use 3/4" Cherry and buy a Keyhole Router Bit, since I already had some Cherry veneer over MDF. Instead, I used a couple of backplates of MDF to make my own, cheap keyhole for hanging. I build my stuff at ...
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Sat, 9 Mar 2013 15:47:40 PST
! ! ! GOOD MDF ! ! ! BAD MDF ! ! ! http://www.instructables.com/id/-GOOD-MDF-BAD-MDF-/
! ! ! GOOD MDF ! ! ! BAD MDF ! ! ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/K28O/HAQ2ZXD8/FX4K28OHAQ2ZXD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/K28O/HAQ2ZXD8/FX4K28OHAQ2ZXD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/K28O/HAQ2ZXD8/FX4K28OHAQ2ZXD8.SMALL.jpg togo1919 I use MDF.  I like GOOD MDF.  I do not like BAD MDF... Folks I know, and myself, have been using MDF with Laser Engravers, and the BAD MDF creates the soot you see on my hand in the photo, when used with the Laser Engravers.  AND THAT's NOT GOOD!!! I had been going to Home Depot for the GOOD MD...
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Sun, 16 Dec 2012 14:40:29 PST
Techshop Built CRIB (Walnut and Lacquered MDF) http://www.instructables.com/id/Techshop-Built-CRIB-Walnut-and-Lacquered-MDF/
Techshop Built CRIB (Walnut and Lacquered MDF) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/QO42/HABDH1CY/F5ZQO42HABDH1CY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/QO42/HABDH1CY/F5ZQO42HABDH1CY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/QO42/HABDH1CY/F5ZQO42HABDH1CY.SMALL.jpg kjbills I BUILT IT AT TECHSHOP MENLO PARK!!!!  http://www.techshop.ws I wanted a crib I couldn't afford. So, with a little CNC, tablesawing, and some quality measuring, voila!! All of the beauty with a fraction of the cost. And the fun of building it. I actually built the dresser in this room, and painted ...
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Mon, 10 Dec 2012 14:52:29 PST
# # # Save Yer Fingers on the Shopbot # # # http://www.instructables.com/id/-Save-Yer-Fingers-/
# # # Save Yer Fingers on the Shopbot # # # - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/ZT73/HA4M4BMK/FHWZT73HA4M4BMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/ZT73/HA4M4BMK/FHWZT73HA4M4BMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/ZT73/HA4M4BMK/FHWZT73HA4M4BMK.SMALL.jpg togo1919 I like to use the ShopBot at TechShop in San Jose - www.techshop.ws  and I like to use the dust collection hood that channels wood chips to the vacuum system. It's tough, though, to keep that dust collection hood in it's place - the thumbscrew in the back is tough to reach and tough to securely ti...
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Sat, 1 Dec 2012 14:36:44 PST
- - - Find Your Center - - - http://www.instructables.com/id/-Find-Your-Center-/
- - - Find Your Center - - - - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/TZ28/HA4LFW2X/FR6TZ28HA4LFW2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/TZ28/HA4LFW2X/FR6TZ28HA4LFW2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/TZ28/HA4LFW2X/FR6TZ28HA4LFW2X.SMALL.jpg togo1919 I was inspired to make a Center Finder as I did not want to drive 20 miles or pay extra bucks for a store-bought model.   Upon doing a search, I found http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Center-Finder/  posted by Phil B. I just like to minimize my time working with metal, so I built a drawing,...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2012 14:19:15 PST
$12 Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Desk/
$12 Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/YLSL/H8FYPHRK/FU0YLSLH8FYPHRK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/YLSL/H8FYPHRK/FU0YLSLH8FYPHRK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/YLSL/H8FYPHRK/FU0YLSLH8FYPHRK.SMALL.jpg Onyx Ibex The desk in my apartment isn't exactly what I would call sturdy or nice to sit at. Plus, I can use all the surface space I can find. And there can always be more workshop desk space!!! This is why I set out this weekend to build a desk. I have been wanting one for a while now. On Friday when I walk...
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 00:39:01 PST
Circular Saw Rip Guide--My Version http://www.instructables.com/id/Circular-Saw-Rip-Guide-My-Version/
Circular Saw Rip Guide--My Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/ZU5Z/H8LVXCFR/FFCZU5ZH8LVXCFR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/ZU5Z/H8LVXCFR/FFCZU5ZH8LVXCFR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/ZU5Z/H8LVXCFR/FFCZU5ZH8LVXCFR.SMALL.jpg Phil B Rip guides like this one can be found on YouTube and in other Instructables here. They are very handy for precise ripping of large panels and for trimming things like doors. I am including a couple of modifications, though, that I think readers will find very beneficial. One is a cost reduction. A s...
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Sun, 4 Nov 2012 03:08:49 PST
Book of Shadows Celtic Knotwork Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-of-Shadows-Celtic-Knotwork-Book/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/QKY1/H672XHSP/FCUQKY1H672XHSP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/QKY1/H672XHSP/FCUQKY1H672XHSP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/QKY1/H672XHSP/FCUQKY1H672XHSP.SMALL.jpg aespie-whitburn Here is my latest book. It is hand carved MDF finished with paint and oil. All metal work is solid brass. It is based on Celtic knotwork which I designed inside AutoCAD then printed out the design on my A3 printer.
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Fri, 7 Sep 2012 01:21:04 PDT
Laser Cut Printer Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Printer-Stand-Created-TechShop/
Laser Cut Printer Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/XMAQ/H5408GB8/FPQXMAQH5408GB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/XMAQ/H5408GB8/FPQXMAQH5408GB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/XMAQ/H5408GB8/FPQXMAQH5408GB8.SMALL.jpg togo1919 I created this a few months ago, at TechShop San Jose (www.techshop.ws) to address limitations on Printer Stands I'd seen. Store-bought printer stands usually don't have enough storage for my liking... It is 19" Wide, 15" Deep, and 6.75" high. It will hold Standard and Legal-sized paper reams ju...
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Fri, 10 Aug 2012 14:00:07 PDT
How to decoratively laminate cabinets and plywood. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-decoratively-laminate-cabinets-and-plywood/
How to decoratively laminate cabinets and plywood. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/UQHI/H52FXATL/FXTUQHIH52FXATL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/UQHI/H52FXATL/FXTUQHIH52FXATL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/UQHI/H52FXATL/FXTUQHIH52FXATL.SMALL.jpg barakplasma This will be a quick guide on how to laminate your own cabinets or plywood projects using formica, contact cement, and a few basic tools, I completed this at the Techshop in San Francisco, a great workspace btw. Techshop.ws  Assemble your materials Lamination is great for turning plywood into a g...
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Sun, 29 Jul 2012 00:34:15 PDT
Hardwood floor|standing speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Hardwood-floorstanding-speakers/
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Thu, 5 Jul 2012 17:56:50 PDT
How to make a prop weapon using AutoCAD Raster Design. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-prop-weapon-using-AutoCAD-Raster-Des/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/RZFF/H2MYM6CW/FHNRZFFH2MYM6CW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/RZFF/H2MYM6CW/FHNRZFFH2MYM6CW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/RZFF/H2MYM6CW/FHNRZFFH2MYM6CW.SMALL.jpg The Irish Cowboy This is a tutorial that will gives tips on how to create a weapon from a video game or movie by using one simple picture, and references.  Materials: Autocad: Raster Design Photoshop (optional) Varying thicknesses of wood (I used MDF) Wood working tools, jigsaw, dremel, sander, etc. Pens, paper, a p...
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Mon, 28 May 2012 11:25:52 PDT
Steampunk inspired wood book http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Punk-inspired-wood-book/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/SC2H/H1YOHY6U/FCHSC2HH1YOHY6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/SC2H/H1YOHY6U/FCHSC2HH1YOHY6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/SC2H/H1YOHY6U/FCHSC2HH1YOHY6U.SMALL.jpg aespie-whitburn This is a book I made out of MDF (a wood product). I used AutoCAD software to design the book cover, then printed out the design onto 2 A4 sized sheets of paper which I glued to the MDF. I then created stop cuts over the entire design then after that, started the carving. It is finished with acrylic...
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Fri, 11 May 2012 01:32:13 PDT
Quick and Easy Mitered Box with a Lid - I made it at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Easy-Mitered-Box-with-a-Lid-I-made-it-/
Quick and Easy Mitered Box with a Lid - I made it at TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/SD4D/H19RQPO1/FYFSD4DH19RQPO1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/SD4D/H19RQPO1/FYFSD4DH19RQPO1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/SD4D/H19RQPO1/FYFSD4DH19RQPO1.SMALL.jpg wisegye This simple technique requires no fasteners and yeilds a box with a perfectly fitted lid.  The mitered corners are quick and easy and the glued assembly requires no fasteners.  Use this technique for making jewelry boxes from pre-veneered MDF or any solid wood from pine to exotic hardwood. It is als...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2012 23:27:06 PDT
How to Build a Simple Sub Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Simple-Sub-Box/
How to Build a Simple Sub Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/ZZ0A/H159ZKG6/F99ZZ0AH159ZKG6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/ZZ0A/H159ZKG6/F99ZZ0AH159ZKG6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/ZZ0A/H159ZKG6/F99ZZ0AH159ZKG6.SMALL.jpg jondneumann Building a box for your subwoofer is one of the best ways to put your peronal touch on a car's audio system. Whether it's a basic cubic box or a precisely designed kerfed / ported box, making sure your sub gets the appropriate enclousure for your needs can make a world of difference. This step by s...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 16:31:34 PDT
Low Cost Computer Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Budget-Computer-Desk/
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Thu, 5 Apr 2012 13:29:46 PDT
No Frills Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Frills-Workbench/
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Sat, 21 Jan 2012 10:31:05 PST
Hanging Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-desk-desk/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/REX5/GS3BE45P/F6FREX5GS3BE45P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/REX5/GS3BE45P/F6FREX5GS3BE45P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/REX5/GS3BE45P/F6FREX5GS3BE45P.SMALL.jpg kff96 This is my hanging desk! :) Its suspended 110 cm (43.3 inches) over the floor, almost standard bar height. Four bolts with eye-heads are screwed into the beams, and through the are running 2 mm steel wire. The surface itself are made from 18 mm MDF (Medium Density Fiberboard) and just sprayed with ...
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Wed, 7 Sep 2011 07:34:39 PDT
Easy Design Shoe Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Design-Shoe-Rack/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2011 11:50:00 PDT
The Amazing Spider-man Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Spider-man-Table/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 16:29:30 PDT
UNIQUE FURNITURE http://www.instructables.com/id/UNIQUE-FURNITURE/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/S1QA/GKS0T1EX/FBPS1QAGKS0T1EX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/S1QA/GKS0T1EX/FBPS1QAGKS0T1EX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/S1QA/GKS0T1EX/FBPS1QAGKS0T1EX.SMALL.jpg ZoDo             I had a little space in my room and I wanted a furniture that could fit there. Unfortunately I couldn't find something that would please me an also fit in that place. So I bought some MDF (Medium-density fibreboard) and decidet to make the furniture myself.              I've used Pro 1...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2011 14:25:36 PST
Curved Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-Cabinet/
Curved Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/YNTF/GJQEAWN1/FLSYNTFGJQEAWN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/YNTF/GJQEAWN1/FLSYNTFGJQEAWN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/YNTF/GJQEAWN1/FLSYNTFGJQEAWN1.SMALL.jpg mrdebos I promised my girlfriend that I'd make her a new nightstand some time ago, and yesterday I finally had the time to do it. And it being Valentine's and all it also proved to be a perfect gift :) Let me show you how I made this curved cabinet... Plans & materials The plan is to make a curved cabi...
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Tue, 15 Feb 2011 07:50:12 PST
Coffee Table - Mackintosh Inspired http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Mackintosh-Inspired-1/
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Sun, 8 Nov 2009 09:12:25 PST
Diamond Shaped Bookcase for DVDs, Video Games or Manga http://www.instructables.com/id/Diamond-Shaped-Bookcase-for-DVD-or-Manga/
Diamond Shaped Bookcase for DVDs, Video Games or Manga - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/0730/FZHLANPB/FUD0730FZHLANPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/0730/FZHLANPB/FUD0730FZHLANPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/0730/FZHLANPB/FUD0730FZHLANPB.SMALL.jpg Eye Poker I made this desktop book case to house a few of my wifes ever growing manga collection. So all my measurements are designed to hold these slightly larger than paperback books they just happen to be almost identical in size to DVD cases. You may not have manga but most folks have DVD's so this hould ...
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Sun, 27 Sep 2009 11:47:37 PDT
Coffee Table - Mackintosh Inspired http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Mackintosh-Inspired/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/YIEU/HMVJDPRL/F6MYIEUHMVJDPRL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/YIEU/HMVJDPRL/F6MYIEUHMVJDPRL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/YIEU/HMVJDPRL/F6MYIEUHMVJDPRL.SMALL.jpg ezcheese A trip to Charles Rennie Mackintosh's Willow Tea Rooms in Glasgow inspired this design. Not so much style wise but in abstraction of motifs that Mackintosh commonly used and the idea of bringing people together. MDF, toughened glass & White PC Lacquer. See how to build this: http://www.instructab...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2009 15:00:51 PDT
Fiberglass Cupholder http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiberglass-Cupholder/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2009 13:49:52 PST
Indoor Wooden Castle http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Wooden-Castle/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2008 13:49:54 PST
great looking, inexpensive computer desk http://www.instructables.com/id/great-looking-inexpensive-computer-desk/
great looking, inexpensive computer desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/26IO/FOHU3ADV/FMU26IOFOHU3ADV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/26IO/FOHU3ADV/FMU26IOFOHU3ADV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/26IO/FOHU3ADV/FMU26IOFOHU3ADV.SMALL.jpg nickfarnell When looking for a computer desk for my home office, I couldn't find anything that was reasonably priced and met my needs. All of the nicer desks I was looking at were at least $1200 or more and weren't exactly what I was looking for. I also didn't see a lot of instructables for desks, so I decided ...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2008 13:55:29 PST
Large clock using MDF/veneer http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Furniture-Construction-Using-MDF-as-a-Base/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2008 16:39:35 PDT