Instructables: exploring - workshop - mechanism http://www.instructables.com Sat, 3 Dec 2016 16:15:53 PST BLOX v1.01 Ford Galaxy Seat Alhambra VW Sharan Spare Wheel Carrier Gear Repair Fix Kit Instructions Install Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Ford-Galaxy-Seat-Alhambra-VW-Sharan-Spare-Wheel-Ca/
Ford Galaxy Seat Alhambra VW Sharan Spare Wheel Carrier Gear Repair Fix Kit Instructions Install Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/2DAD/IVA4HC4V/FMR2DADIVA4HC4V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/2DAD/IVA4HC4V/FMR2DADIVA4HC4V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/2DAD/IVA4HC4V/FMR2DADIVA4HC4V.SMALL.jpg x8rltd The ProblemA plastic gear breaks within the spare wheel carrier mechanism causing malfunction of the mechanism. These vehicles have the spare wheel stored under the rear of the vehicle. The wheel is retained by a cable which can be wound up and down by turning a bolt in the boot of the vehicle. Duri...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 09:32:18 PST
Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinball-Machine-1/
Pinball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/NF81/IU9V9IJ1/F6LNF81IU9V9IJ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/NF81/IU9V9IJ1/F6LNF81IU9V9IJ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/NF81/IU9V9IJ1/F6LNF81IU9V9IJ1.SMALL.jpg IndubitablySam For my systems and control project for GCSE I made a pinball machine. This was a very cool project... if a not a little stressful sometimes. But I spent a lot of time on this project and thought it was defiantly worth sharing. I based my pinball machine on the science fiction comedy red dwarf as it ...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 12:36:47 PDT
Vauxhall Vectra C and Signum 2005-2009 Front Windscreen Wiper Linkage Mechanism Push Rod Arms Repair Kit Install Instructions Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Vauxhall-Vectra-C-and-Signum-2005-2009-Front-Winds/
Vauxhall Vectra C and Signum 2005-2009 Front Windscreen Wiper Linkage Mechanism Push Rod Arms Repair Kit Install Instructions Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Z62I/IRC70ZVE/FQ1Z62IIRC70ZVE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Z62I/IRC70ZVE/FQ1Z62IIRC70ZVE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Z62I/IRC70ZVE/FQ1Z62IIRC70ZVE.SMALL.jpg x8rltd The ProblemThe poor quality bearings on your vehicles wiper linkage rods wear causing the linkage arms to pop off. The original soft plastic bush bearings on each end of the two wiper linkage push rods wear down leading to the push rods popping off of their respective ball joint. It is a very common...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 10:30:11 PDT
DIY Folding Knife With Button Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Folding-Knife-With-Button-Lock/
DIY Folding Knife With Button Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/2Y4O/IPBXU156/FTO2Y4OIPBXU156.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/2Y4O/IPBXU156/FTO2Y4OIPBXU156.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/2Y4O/IPBXU156/FTO2Y4OIPBXU156.SMALL.jpg bobes360 Hi! This is my instructable about my homemade folding knife with button lock - that locks the knife in open position.This is my 8th knife so I can probably say that I know something about knife-making.It took a lot of time and efford but I am super pleased with the result. First : Before you sta...
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 13:09:51 PDT
Crossbow trigger mechanism (simple but sturdy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Crossbow-Trigger-Mechanism-simple-But-Sturdy/
Crossbow trigger mechanism (simple but sturdy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/J69U/IOH8P7V9/F7IJ69UIOH8P7V9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/J69U/IOH8P7V9/F7IJ69UIOH8P7V9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/J69U/IOH8P7V9/F7IJ69UIOH8P7V9.SMALL.jpg -Selfmade- AhoihoiToday we make a trigger/lock mechanism for a rather powerful crossbow, would also work for BB guns though.Both of my BB guns use this design. And here we go: Templates, material and tools Tools:- Screwdriver- Dremel rotary tool + cutting wheel- Jig saw or small metal saw- Pair of pliersMat...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 14:54:35 PDT
Ratchet Knob (Unidirectional mechanism) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ratchet-Knob-Unidirectional-Mechanism/
Ratchet Knob (Unidirectional mechanism) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JQ1P/IOEKJ05F/F3NJQ1PIOEKJ05F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JQ1P/IOEKJ05F/F3NJQ1PIOEKJ05F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JQ1P/IOEKJ05F/F3NJQ1PIOEKJ05F.SMALL.jpg EvanKale A ratchet is a mechanical device that allows motion in one direction but not the other.An example of this is the ratchet on a ski boot - a latch holds the strap in place, only allowing the strap to be tightened. Then, a latch release button is pressed to undo the strap.For an upcoming project, I nee...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 07:57:32 PDT
Vauxhall F23 Gear Stick Lever Shift Selector Unit Anti Play Bush Repair Fix Kit Install Instructions Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Vauxhall-F23-Gear-Stick-Lever-Shift-Selector-Unit-/
Vauxhall F23 Gear Stick Lever Shift Selector Unit Anti Play Bush Repair Fix Kit Install Instructions Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/ZEVT/IMUVXK06/FFKZEVTIMUVXK06.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/ZEVT/IMUVXK06/FFKZEVTIMUVXK06.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/ZEVT/IMUVXK06/FFKZEVTIMUVXK06.SMALL.jpg x8rltd The ProblemThe nylon bush within the gear shift mechanism wears causing excess movement and gear shift faults. Within the gear shifter unit is a nylon plastic bush which rotates on a ball joint. Over time the soft nylon wears leading to excess movement on the ball joint which manifest itself as exc...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 08:41:11 PDT
Mercedes M ML Class W163 1997-2005 Door Lock Actuators Spring Springs Repair Part Kit Fix Install Instructions Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Mercedes-M-ML-Class-W163-1997-2005-Door-Lock-Actua/
Mercedes M ML Class W163 1997-2005 Door Lock Actuators Spring Springs Repair Part Kit Fix Install Instructions Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/EMLK/IMM97KWY/FCLEMLKIMM97KWY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/EMLK/IMM97KWY/FCLEMLKIMM97KWY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/EMLK/IMM97KWY/FCLEMLKIMM97KWY.SMALL.jpg x8rltd The ProblemA spring within the door lock actuator mechanism snaps causing the locking faults. It is a common fault on these vehicles for a small spring within the door lock actuator to snap causing the symptoms noted. The original spring within the mechanism is very thinly wound and is constructed f...
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 03:52:34 PDT
Make a Note Box with a Japanese Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Note-Box-With-a-Japanese-Lock/
Make a Note Box with a Japanese Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/2UNJ/IL15LHQP/FTB2UNJIL15LHQP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/2UNJ/IL15LHQP/FTB2UNJIL15LHQP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/2UNJ/IL15LHQP/FTB2UNJIL15LHQP.SMALL.jpg jessemckee The pictured boxes were a present for a good friend's wedding. He asked for a couple boxes to sit on the guest sign in table, one to hold a bottle of wine and the other would hold notes from friends and family attending the wedding. The plan is for them to open both boxes on their one year anniversa...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 17:05:35 PST
Pikachu Cam Mechanism Automata with Lattice Hinge Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Pikachu-Cam-Mechanism-Automata-With-Lattice-Hinge-/
Pikachu Cam Mechanism Automata with Lattice Hinge Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/MD3Y/IKSN4NZM/F82MD3YIKSN4NZM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/MD3Y/IKSN4NZM/F82MD3YIKSN4NZM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/MD3Y/IKSN4NZM/F82MD3YIKSN4NZM.SMALL.jpg hellopho We had to make an automata with joinery and lattice hinge for a project and this was what I used to move Pikachu's head as if he lost a fight in the French Revolution. Please see below in Step 9: References the other Instructables I combined in order to make this! Preparation You will need the fo...
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 02:07:33 PST
Antique Mantel Clock Resto-Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Antique-Mantel-Clock-Resto-Mod/
Antique Mantel Clock Resto-Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ENME/IK7BS92R/FZ2ENMEIK7BS92R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ENME/IK7BS92R/FZ2ENMEIK7BS92R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ENME/IK7BS92R/FZ2ENMEIK7BS92R.SMALL.jpg ElmarM A few months back I had created an 'ible called “Antique Clock Upgrade” where I had taken an old and empty cast iron clock case and added a new face with quartz movement, LEDs and a SainSmart micro controller to act as a second hand.Sometime later I had received a great comment by vonlet and it had ...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 02:40:42 PST
Rustic Knobless Entry - Secret Release Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Knobless-Entry-Secret-Release-Mechanism/
Rustic Knobless Entry - Secret Release Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/UXH7/IJVRZAI1/FYIUXH7IJVRZAI1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/UXH7/IJVRZAI1/FYIUXH7IJVRZAI1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/UXH7/IJVRZAI1/FYIUXH7IJVRZAI1.SMALL.jpg KelSnake I do like making these vintage styled cupboards, adding just the right elements really help to make a piece interesting. This rustic piece for example has no door knob and has a secret push button around the backside to open the door. Now, its not designed to be high security as you can just grab ...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 18:55:34 PST
Simple MacGyver windmill that lifts weight http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-MacGyver-Windmill-That-Lifts-Weight/
Simple MacGyver windmill that lifts weight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/5O5V/IJN54VA8/FUX5O5VIJN54VA8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/5O5V/IJN54VA8/FUX5O5VIJN54VA8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/5O5V/IJN54VA8/FUX5O5VIJN54VA8.SMALL.jpg REchargeLabs This guide will instruct you on how to make a windmill that spins and how to make your windmill lift weight as it spins.This same instruction can be found in a free educational curriculum guide here: http://www.kidwind.org/windwise/unit-3/how-does-a... Materials: Your windmill can be made with a...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 12:39:46 PST
BMW Z3 Z3M Seat Rail Track Runner Sub Frame Mechanism Replacement Upgraded Bushes Bushings Fix Worn Rocking Repair Kit Instructions Install Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/BMW-Z3-Z3M-Seat-Rail-Track-Runner-Sub-Frame-Mechan/
BMW Z3 Z3M Seat Rail Track Runner Sub Frame Mechanism Replacement Upgraded Bushes Bushings Fix Worn Rocking Repair Kit Instructions Install Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/N30W/IJ353HEG/FHGN30WIJ353HEG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/N30W/IJ353HEG/FHGN30WIJ353HEG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/N30W/IJ353HEG/FHGN30WIJ353HEG.SMALL.jpg x8rltd Symptoms of fault Seats rocking or sliding forwards and back as you accelerate and brake. Wobbling or excessive movement. This is a very common fault with all Z3 models. The problemThe seat rail bushings wear; causing excessive seat movement. The poor quality rubber bushes within the seats sub fram...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 08:33:52 PST
DIY: a Workbench With Simple Wheels Lifting Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-Workbench-With-Simple-Wheels-Lifting-Mechani/
DIY: a Workbench With Simple Wheels Lifting Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/IVN7/IIKOL4S5/FL2IVN7IIKOL4S5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/IVN7/IIKOL4S5/FL2IVN7IIKOL4S5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/IVN7/IIKOL4S5/FL2IVN7IIKOL4S5.SMALL.jpg Well Done Tips In this video I'll make a workbench on wheels with simple wheels lifting mechanism. I used pallets reclaimed wood.Long time my temporary workbench was a pile of pallets. Now it's time to make a real workbench!Here is my Youtube channel , where you can find more interesting projects: Click here!
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 17:03:19 PST
Volkswagen VW New Beetle Golf Mk4 Jetta Bora 1J Glove Box Not Latching Dropping Down Lid Repair Fix Kit Instruction Install Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Volkswagen-VW-New-Beetle-Golf-Mk4-Jetta-Bora-1J-Gl/
Volkswagen VW New Beetle Golf Mk4 Jetta Bora 1J Glove Box Not Latching Dropping Down Lid Repair Fix Kit Instruction Install Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/602I/IHZ6VWJZ/FYN602IIHZ6VWJZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/602I/IHZ6VWJZ/FYN602IIHZ6VWJZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/602I/IHZ6VWJZ/FYN602IIHZ6VWJZ.SMALL.jpg x8rltd The problemThe latches on your glove box lid snap / retract leading to the lid not shutting or dropping down. The retaining pins / prongs / lugs on your glove box which retract when you pull the lever on the lid often become damaged either getting stuck within the internals of the lid door or snap ...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 10:51:18 PST
How To Make A Clock From Pallet Wood Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Clock-From-Pallet-Wood-Blocks/
How To Make A Clock From Pallet Wood Blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/1ZX7/IEFI97F4/FAV1ZX7IEFI97F4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/1ZX7/IEFI97F4/FAV1ZX7IEFI97F4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/1ZX7/IEFI97F4/FAV1ZX7IEFI97F4.SMALL.jpg Well Done Tips This time I'll make a clock, by using old clock movement mechanism, and few pallet wood blocks.Movement mechanism I took out from old clock, but there are bunch of them to buy from ebay or amazon for few bucks.Here is my Youtube channel , where you can find more interesting projects: Click here!
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 05:07:49 PDT
Homemade Mini PCB Press Drill DIY Drilling Slide Mechanism CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-PCB-Press-Drill-DIY-Drilling-Slide-M/
Homemade Mini PCB Press Drill DIY Drilling Slide Mechanism CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F24/S0RL/ICWG2Y2J/F24S0RLICWG2Y2J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F24/S0RL/ICWG2Y2J/F24S0RLICWG2Y2J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F24/S0RL/ICWG2Y2J/F24S0RLICWG2Y2J.SMALL.jpg diyhobbybike Homemade Mini PCB Press Drill DIY Drilling Slide Mechanism CNC very easy, You can Make it in home with 2 pcs 20 mm Linear Ball Bearing Motion Bearing CNC2 pcs SHF20 Size 25mm Linear Rail Shaft 220 mm - 20 mm Linear Rail CNC Promotion 2 pcs SHF20 Size 20mm Linear Rail Alumnium Alloy 6062 125 mm x 250...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 08:00:52 PDT
Simple Vault Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Vault-Mechanism/
Simple Vault Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/O4XG/ICEMX1XB/FDGO4XGICEMX1XB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/O4XG/ICEMX1XB/FDGO4XGICEMX1XB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/O4XG/ICEMX1XB/FDGO4XGICEMX1XB.SMALL.jpg ThomasJ1 Sometimes, a simple latch just won't do. In a recent project, I had to design a circular lid that would lock from the inside. However, as I didn't want any hardware showing on the outside of the lid, I needed to keep all the moving parts inside. Using this vault-like mechanism has the advantage of b...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 20:11:32 PDT
Homemade Vertical Milling Machine with DIY Slide Mechanism CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Vertical-Milling-Machine-with-DIY-Slide-M/
Homemade Vertical Milling Machine with DIY Slide Mechanism CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/8FYG/ICACLFFS/FSU8FYGICACLFFS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/8FYG/ICACLFFS/FSU8FYGICACLFFS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/8FYG/ICACLFFS/FSU8FYGICACLFFS.SMALL.jpg diyhobbybike Homemade Vertical Milling Machine very cheap DIY Slide Mechanism CNC Materials:2 pcs 25 mm Linear Ball Bearing Motion Bearing CNC 2 pcs SHF25 Size 25mm Linear Rail Shaft 400 mm - 25 mm Linear Rail CNC Promotion 2 pcs SHF20 Size 20mm Linear Rail Shaft 300 mm - 20 mm Linear Rail CNC Promotion2 pcs SHF...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 08:45:07 PDT
Super Spy License Plate Swap Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Spy-License-Plate-Swap-Mechanism/
Super Spy License Plate Swap Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/AJE8/I0A3SMS2/F63AJE8I0A3SMS2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/AJE8/I0A3SMS2/F63AJE8I0A3SMS2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/AJE8/I0A3SMS2/F63AJE8I0A3SMS2.SMALL.jpg FlatCatRussellandtheTennesseeTwo If you're anything like me, people are always writing down your license plate for no good reason. I've given some thought to building a rotating license plate mount that would make Q proud. Here's what I've come up, to date. A few caveats are in order. First, putting something like this on a car wou...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:39:33 PDT
How to make XJ40 Jaguar Internal Door Levers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-XJ40-Jaguar-Internal-Door-Levers/
How to make XJ40 Jaguar Internal Door Levers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IVBV/HQVLD8XH/FOXIVBVHQVLD8XH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IVBV/HQVLD8XH/FOXIVBVHQVLD8XH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IVBV/HQVLD8XH/FOXIVBVHQVLD8XH.SMALL.jpg macarina In this tutorial I will be making a small part on the MakerBot 2. This is a piece that frequently breaks inside the doors of the XJ40 Jaguar cars and renders the doors useless. Since this lever  is an integral part of the whole door lock mechanism and is also riveted in place, any breakage renders t...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 20:26:20 PST
Wheel crank connecting rod system http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheel-crank-connecting-rod-system/
Wheel crank connecting rod system - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/1OSX/HJKC4JEE/FL01OSXHJKC4JEE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/1OSX/HJKC4JEE/FL01OSXHJKC4JEE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/1OSX/HJKC4JEE/FL01OSXHJKC4JEE.SMALL.jpg bubal A system in order to move decorative fishes based on a motor that moves a wheel that moves a crank connecting rod pair that moves the fishes hanged from a nylon thread.
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 13:05:13 PDT
Bookcase with Hidden Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookcase-with-Hidden-Drawer/
Bookcase with Hidden Drawer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/2ZXZ/GY18K6VG/FTM2ZXZGY18K6VG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/2ZXZ/GY18K6VG/FTM2ZXZGY18K6VG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/2ZXZ/GY18K6VG/FTM2ZXZGY18K6VG.SMALL.jpg briangrabski If you like this project, don't forget to vote for it in the Furniture Challenge! The look and feel of the painted bookcase surface replicates that found on antique furniture. Like older traditional finishes, the milk paint used on this bookcase consists of milk protein, clay, earth pigments an...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 19:55:09 PST
Repair Mini Cooper Electric Door Lock Actuator / Locking Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Mini-Cooper-Electric-Door-Lock-Actuator-L/
Repair Mini Cooper Electric Door Lock Actuator / Locking Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/JZ92/GSYEROIO/FUGJZ92GSYEROIO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/JZ92/GSYEROIO/FUGJZ92GSYEROIO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/JZ92/GSYEROIO/FUGJZ92GSYEROIO.SMALL.jpg MolecularSandwich This instructiable details how to repair a Mini cooper door lock actuator. I did this to my 2003 mini cooper s. I was sick of reading about the countless number of people who have been forced to replace this poorly designed component with a new one ($130) because BMW made them "non-serviceable". Thi...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2011 18:37:27 PDT
How to make a 12 leaves Mechanical Irirs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-12-leaves-Mechanical-Irirs/
How to make a 12 leaves Mechanical Irirs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/ZXGY/GRFNCRLE/F7YZXGYGRFNCRLE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/ZXGY/GRFNCRLE/F7YZXGYGRFNCRLE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/ZXGY/GRFNCRLE/F7YZXGYGRFNCRLE.SMALL.jpg kommodore Materials: 1 - bicycle chain......yes a bicycle chain, you'll seee what's for. 1 - copper sheet 1 - 15mm MDF board (20 x 20 cm will do) 1 - 3mm MDF board (20 x 20 cm will do) ( not on the pics) 1 CD tube case And also some tools such as: Bicicle chain tool Drill 4 mm drillbit 130 mm Holesaw 75 mm ...
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Thu, 18 Aug 2011 10:39:48 PDT
3rd mechanical Iris with very thin leaves! http://www.instructables.com/id/3rd-mechanical-Iris-with-very-thin-leaves/
3rd mechanical Iris with very thin leaves! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KK80/GRFN8ID6/FCJKK80GRFN8ID6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KK80/GRFN8ID6/FCJKK80GRFN8ID6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KK80/GRFN8ID6/FCJKK80GRFN8ID6.SMALL.jpg kommodore OK! so today i made a new set of leaves for the iris, this time i made them of a very thin (0,1 mm) copper sheet. The reason for the thin leaves, is to achieve a complete close of the iris, and the results were amazing! On the pics you can see: Pictures 1, 2 and 3 : The finished assembly Pictu...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2011 21:22:28 PDT
My Second Mechanical Iris (Mi segundo iris mec´┐Żnico) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Second-Mechanical-Iris-Mi-segundo-iris-mecnico/
My Second Mechanical Iris (Mi segundo iris mec´┐Żnico) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/GTAR/GRBTNVP6/FAAGTARGRBTNVP6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/GTAR/GRBTNVP6/FAAGTARGRBTNVP6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/GTAR/GRBTNVP6/FAAGTARGRBTNVP6.SMALL.jpg kommodore Well, after my first attempt at a mechanical iris yesterday, i wanted to make another one this time with a complete open back plate. So i review my drawings, and i change the size of the leaves, so the track pins travel in a path always within the back plate. and here´s the result of todays build! ...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 19:01:33 PDT
My first Mechanical Iris http://www.instructables.com/id/My-first-Mechanical-Iris/
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 02:07:03 PDT
Knex RBG Rifle [single shot] http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-RBG-Rifle-single-shot/
Knex RBG Rifle [single shot] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/5G01/GN1I610A/FEX5G01GN1I610A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/5G01/GN1I610A/FEX5G01GN1I610A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/5G01/GN1I610A/FEX5G01GN1I610A.SMALL.jpg MrMcSourSack This is a pretty simple design, allowing for 1 rubber band to be shot at a time. What I've posted is just the mechanism [all the moving parts].  Mechanism Its pretty simple, allowing for 1 shot at a time. It includes the trigger and hook for the rubber band. Just attach this to any strong barrel ...
By: MrMcSourSack

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Thu, 28 Apr 2011 10:33:25 PDT
Out the Side Full Metal Xiphoid - Pictures http://www.instructables.com/id/Out-the-Side-Full-Metal-Xiphoid-Pictures/
Out the Side Full Metal Xiphoid - Pictures - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/W116/GFRWS5KL/FSBW116GFRWS5KL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/W116/GFRWS5KL/FSBW116GFRWS5KL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/W116/GFRWS5KL/FSBW116GFRWS5KL.SMALL.jpg Kaiven Here is a slideshow showing better pictures of my OTS Xiphoid. The video of it in action can be found here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Out-the-Side-Full-Metal-Xiphoid-Complete/
By: Kaiven

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Mon, 8 Nov 2010 14:10:21 PST
SA OTF Xiphoid MK IV - Arm Mounted Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/SA-OTF-Xiphoid-MK-IV-Arm-Mounted-Blade/
SA OTF Xiphoid MK IV - Arm Mounted Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/LTAF/GBB7H61S/FAILTAFGBB7H61S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/LTAF/GBB7H61S/FAILTAFGBB7H61S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/LTAF/GBB7H61S/FAILTAFGBB7H61S.SMALL.jpg Kaiven  Single Action Out the Front Xiphoid Mark Four This is the fourth xiphoid I have made. It's pretty simple, and works very well. This is NOT meant to be from Assassin's Creed! Though I love the game, this is UNRELATED. Made from a drawer slide, 5 bolts, 9 nuts, strips of homemade faux leather, 4 ke...
By: Kaiven

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Wed, 14 Jul 2010 16:22:51 PDT