Instructables: exploring - workshop - metalworking http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:58:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Build an Industrial Chic TV Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-Industrial-Chic-TV-Stand/
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Fri, 3 Mar 2017 00:28:54 PST
Make Whistles from Scrap Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Metal-Whistles/
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 07:30:28 PST
Make a Wrist Crossbow | DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wrist-Crossbow-DIY-Tutorial/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:46:43 PST
Forged Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Forged-Heart/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 05:57:24 PST
AWESOME WOODEN GO KART MADE FROM SCRAPS ON a BUDGET! (part 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/AWESOME-WOODEN-GO-KART-MADE-FROM-SCRAPS-ON-a-BUDGE/
AWESOME WOODEN GO KART MADE FROM SCRAPS ON a BUDGET! (part 1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/J96C/IZ6BZOFW/FMHJ96CIZ6BZOFW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/J96C/IZ6BZOFW/FMHJ96CIZ6BZOFW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/J96C/IZ6BZOFW/FMHJ96CIZ6BZOFW.SMALL.jpg holtto1 THIS IS THE FIRST PART OF MY FIRST INSTRUCTIBLE, AND I HAVE CHANGED A FEW THINGS ON MY GO KART, I ADDED PADDING TO THE SEAT, GOT DIFFERENT AXLE BOLTS FOR THE WHEELS, PAINTED THE STEERING WHEEL POLE BLACK, AND ADDED AN ELECTRIC HORN WITH A SWITCH THAT RUNS OFF OF AN 18 VOLT BATTERY.JUST BE CREATIVE W...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:30:54 PST
PID Temperature Controlled Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/PID-Temperature-Controlled-Oven/
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Wed, 25 Jan 2017 22:10:45 PST
Hand made camp knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Made-Camp-Knife/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:09:08 PST
Welding Cart Made From Scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Cart-Made-From-Scrap/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 15:45:56 PST
Organic Structure Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Organic-Structure-Table/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 06:43:03 PST
Woodworking Marking Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-Marking-Knife-1/
Woodworking Marking Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/QTFI/IXGFWWD8/F3EQTFIIXGFWWD8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/QTFI/IXGFWWD8/F3EQTFIIXGFWWD8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/QTFI/IXGFWWD8/F3EQTFIIXGFWWD8.SMALL.jpg TheRedsmith Hi! I'm The Redsmith, I'm a maker.For two years now, I've been listening to the "Making it podcast" hosted by Bob Clagett, David Piccuito and Jimmy DiResta. These three awesome makers have given me inspiration to make more and make better things. December 3rd, 2016, they gathered a lot of Mak...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 03:18:05 PST
Marking Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Marking-Knife-1/
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Sun, 25 Dec 2016 07:22:32 PST
Restoring an Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-Axe/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 20:10:11 PST
Turtle Made Out of Mild Steel http://www.instructables.com/id/Turtle-Made-Out-of-Mild-Steel/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:59:23 PST
Shop Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-Stool/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 08:29:49 PST
Meteorite Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Meteorite-Ring/
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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/
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:19:21 PDT
Ninja Rebar Shuriken with Leg Sheath - Maker Collab Pt.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ninja-Rebar-Shuriken-With-Leg-Sheath-Maker-Collab-/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 11:48:05 PDT
Industrial Hand Rail http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Hand-Rail/
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:15:27 PDT
BushLight http://www.instructables.com/id/BushLight/
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 16:43:03 PDT
Saw Knife and Leather Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Saw-Knife-and-Leather-Sheath/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:20:26 PDT
Table Saw Blade Clock / Reloj De Sierra Circular http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Blade-Clock-Reloj-De-Sierra-Circular/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 21:05:00 PDT
Bed to Bench - Metal version http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-to-Bench-Metal-Version/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:50:04 PDT
Hand Forged Scottish Dirk http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Forged-Scottish-Dirk/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 09:32:13 PDT
Wire Letters Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Letters-Sculpture/
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 23:29:20 PDT
a tanto knife from a file http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Tanto-Knife-From-a-File/
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 10:45:16 PDT
Steel Truss Model http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Truss-Model/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 13:49:05 PDT
Blacksmithing a Railroad Spike Adze / Garden Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Blacksmithing-a-Railroad-Spike-Adze-Garden-Tool/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 13:54:19 PDT
Steel Marking Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Marking-Gauge/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 05:51:35 PDT
Custom Dash http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Dash/
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:48:14 PDT
Folding Knife from an Old File (w/ Basic Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Knife-From-an-Old-File-w-Basic-Tools/
Folding Knife from an Old File (w/ Basic Tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/EH5B/IR5MSEM4/FTMEH5BIR5MSEM4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/EH5B/IR5MSEM4/FTMEH5BIR5MSEM4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/EH5B/IR5MSEM4/FTMEH5BIR5MSEM4.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 This Instructable is (not!) sponsored by all of those useless, old, rusted files that are wasting your precious pegboard space. Why not turn them into knives?I recently built my own Homemade Drill-Powered Knife Sharpener, so I thought I'd try making my first knife. I thought I could make it from a r...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:56:19 PDT
DIY Face Shield (w/ Built in Safety Glasses) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Face-Shield-w-Built-in-Safety-Glasses/
DIY Face Shield (w/ Built in Safety Glasses) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/5KV6/IR3HIZ3L/FNT5KV6IR3HIZ3L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/5KV6/IR3HIZ3L/FNT5KV6IR3HIZ3L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/5KV6/IR3HIZ3L/FNT5KV6IR3HIZ3L.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I've been wanting a face shield for all sorts of dangerous projects, but they're pretty expensive, and I can't seem to find one anyway.I originally thought of buying a sheet of Plexiglass, melting it, and then bending, but I doubt that it will work, since it will probably crack, and will ruin the op...
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:38:48 PDT
Simple Forge From Red House Bricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Forge-From-Red-House-Bricks/
Simple Forge From Red House Bricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/55ZR/IQTZXZQJ/FL455ZRIQTZXZQJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/55ZR/IQTZXZQJ/FL455ZRIQTZXZQJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/55ZR/IQTZXZQJ/FL455ZRIQTZXZQJ.SMALL.jpg joleothetall So you want to make a forge, but you don't have much time or money to build something state of the art. I think every beginning blacksmith has been there. It's tough to figure out how to make a structure that will hold up to high amounts of heat and still stay functioning without having to spend a l...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:21:24 PDT
Mastering the "J" Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Mastering-the-J-Hook/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 10:00:36 PDT
Converting a Quick Release Vice Into a Regular Vice http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-Quick-Release-Vice-Into-a-Regular-Vic/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 22:01:33 PDT
Jewelry Wire 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Jewelry-Wire-101/
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 15:00:38 PDT
Forks Into Curtain Ties http://www.instructables.com/id/Forks-Into-Curtain-Ties/
Forks Into Curtain Ties - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/6ZOQ/IQJGB9BT/FQB6ZOQIQJGB9BT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/6ZOQ/IQJGB9BT/FQB6ZOQIQJGB9BT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/6ZOQ/IQJGB9BT/FQB6ZOQIQJGB9BT.SMALL.jpg PlaidPete So I *finally* got new curtains for my room but I needed some tie backs. So I used an idea that I had thought of (and applied) earlier last year. ////DRAMATIC FLASHBACK///// Needing some curtain tie backs and not wanting to go spend money at a home improvement store, I decided to scavenge the house...
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 09:39:30 PDT
Cutting Steel With a Welder! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Steel-With-a-Welder/
Cutting Steel With a Welder! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/Q5C6/IQFCG6HN/FVRQ5C6IQFCG6HN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/Q5C6/IQFCG6HN/FVRQ5C6IQFCG6HN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/Q5C6/IQFCG6HN/FVRQ5C6IQFCG6HN.SMALL.jpg bravoechonovember1 So you get a welder and some steel, you draw out a diagram of what you want to weld...... Now what? you realize that you don't have an oxy-acetylene torch nor a plasma cutter and can't cut solid steel with tin snips. But wait! If you buy some inexpensive 6011 rods you can cut through steel! WARNIN...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 04:13:23 PDT
Make Your Own NON Dead-Blow Hammer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Dead-Blow-Hammer-DIY-Woodworking-Too/
Make Your Own NON Dead-Blow Hammer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/12SO/IQI5GHLD/FAH12SOIQI5GHLD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/12SO/IQI5GHLD/FAH12SOIQI5GHLD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/12SO/IQI5GHLD/FAH12SOIQI5GHLD.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 A Dead-Blow Hammer is a hammer that doesn't bounce back up when hit, and less force is required when using it, because of it's weight. This type of hammer also saves a lot of time and effort, when compared to a regular mallet (soft hammer). Did you know you can make, and choose the exact weight that...
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Wed, 6 Jul 2016 11:31:29 PDT
Mini Engineers Square From Steel Angle http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Engineers-Square-From-Steel-Angle/
Mini Engineers Square From Steel Angle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/0V0M/IQ171V0H/FVL0V0MIQ171V0H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/0V0M/IQ171V0H/FVL0V0MIQ171V0H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/0V0M/IQ171V0H/FVL0V0MIQ171V0H.SMALL.jpg Tom Howbridge Make your own Mini engineers square from steel angle, Using a hacksaw angle grinder or metal cut of saw you can make your own engineers square with just 3 cuts. Your cuts don't even have to be strait as the critical edge is the inside face of the angleVideo here Cutting.. Use a hacksaw, angle gr...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:50:30 PDT
Wood and Metal Map Wall Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-and-Metal-Map-Wall-Decoration/
Wood and Metal Map Wall Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/NSO0/IPJTGIAU/FL4NSO0IPJTGIAU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/NSO0/IPJTGIAU/FL4NSO0IPJTGIAU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/NSO0/IPJTGIAU/FL4NSO0IPJTGIAU.SMALL.jpg ProudImperialPatriot In this instructable I provide a comprehensive guide to my process of making these wood-metal maps which look great on a wall. It doesn't even have to be a world map. It can be a country map, or a state map, or maybe not even a map. I actually plan to make some machinery blueprints into decorations ...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 06:54:22 PDT
DIY forge http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Forge/
DIY forge - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/NXPI/IP9R919Y/FO7NXPIIP9R919Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/NXPI/IP9R919Y/FO7NXPIIP9R919Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/NXPI/IP9R919Y/FO7NXPIIP9R919Y.SMALL.jpg Wattosie This is my version 2 forge I made specifically for making my knife (instructaable coming late june). my version one was not worthy if an instructable. I've only done this once before and my last one was terrible, so let me know if there are any problems. What you need You will needPost hole digge...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 14:06:41 PDT
Make a (Working!) Steampunk Hammer from reclaimed nails http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Working-Steampunk-Hammer-From-Reclaimed-Nai/
Make a (Working!) Steampunk Hammer from reclaimed nails - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/LMTG/IP08XQZV/FNALMTGIP08XQZV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/LMTG/IP08XQZV/FNALMTGIP08XQZV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/LMTG/IP08XQZV/FNALMTGIP08XQZV.SMALL.jpg timsway I jokingly call my large jar of bent, reclaimed nails my "retirement fund." Sometimes I dip into the bank to make stuff, like this ironic hammer.I made it for a local art exhibit and it came out better than I expected, so I thought I'd share. Watch the video and read along ;-) Sort, bend and weld!...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 09:57:34 PDT
Cast Your Own Mini-Figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Your-Own-Mini-Figure/
Cast Your Own Mini-Figure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/9WXA/IOXJ29NP/F0N9WXAIOXJ29NP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/9WXA/IOXJ29NP/F0N9WXAIOXJ29NP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/9WXA/IOXJ29NP/F0N9WXAIOXJ29NP.SMALL.jpg ThatGuy9080 Ever since I was really little I have wanted to make a mini metal figure, but i didn't think I had the tools. But don't worry, because I have come up with a solution so everyone can cast their own metal figures! This casting method is very cheap, and most of the materials are easy to find in stor...
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 08:47:03 PDT
Make Your Own Real Sword ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Real-Sword-/
Make Your Own Real Sword ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/9BTN/IOEKBU5F/FZS9BTNIOEKBU5F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/9BTN/IOEKBU5F/FZS9BTNIOEKBU5F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/9BTN/IOEKBU5F/FZS9BTNIOEKBU5F.SMALL.jpg Tom Howbridge Ever wanted to be fruit ninja ? Now you can! Make your own sword that can slice through anything in its path.This was a fun project and got to put a few skills into practise.Check out a video on how its made here The whole point.. Grab a pencil and mark out a point at the end of a length of stee...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 09:48:41 PDT
Simple Industrial Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Industrial-Pencil-Holder/
Simple Industrial Pencil Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/OTKY/IO25CW3G/F1XOTKYIO25CW3G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/OTKY/IO25CW3G/F1XOTKYIO25CW3G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/OTKY/IO25CW3G/F1XOTKYIO25CW3G.SMALL.jpg M3G While I was away at university I didn't have many opportunities to use my tools. As a result, my skills got pretty rusty. I designed this project to be a refresher of sorts, to allow me to become re-accustomed to my workshop. It's nice and simple to make, and doesn't take much time at all. What Yo...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 07:18:59 PDT
Concrete Metal Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Metal-Lathe/
Concrete Metal Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/BSE3/IMK66V0K/FK5BSE3IMK66V0K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/BSE3/IMK66V0K/FK5BSE3IMK66V0K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/BSE3/IMK66V0K/FK5BSE3IMK66V0K.SMALL.jpg Confounded Machine I've wanted a large CNC lathe for a long time...key ingredient to that being a large lathe. Unfortunately most places that sell these lathes want a large sum of money in exchange. After some searching on the internet it turns out one could build a lathe from scratch using concrete and scraps of st...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 23:37:40 PDT
Motorised Drift Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorised-Drift-Trike/
Motorised Drift Trike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/IZBT/ILGVERJ5/FX0IZBTILGVERJ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/IZBT/ILGVERJ5/FX0IZBTILGVERJ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/IZBT/ILGVERJ5/FX0IZBTILGVERJ5.SMALL.jpg pat_pending Hi, this is my first Instructable so go easy on me! I've been looking at Drift Trikes for a while now since coming across the USA scene on a random Pinterest session (see my collection here http://pin.it/8zGFnXD).I finally decided to build one after seeing Colin Fuze build one on his site (http://ww...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:53:22 PST
Superhero Armor Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-Armor-Tutorial/
Superhero Armor Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/3GPO/ILCN99TY/FSS3GPOILCN99TY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/3GPO/ILCN99TY/FSS3GPOILCN99TY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/3GPO/ILCN99TY/FSS3GPOILCN99TY.SMALL.jpg lordguyton Make this Superhero Armor with ordinary tools. I show you how to make it in metal but you could of course use other materials like foam, etc. Step 1 is watch the YouTube tutorial! This is a VIDEO, not just a still picture. Some Instructibles users are unable to click the video links, so if you ca...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 09:19:37 PST
Lash out! - How to make a milling machine more accurate http://www.instructables.com/id/Sherline-5400-Milling-Machine-Leadscrew-Lash-Fix/
Lash out! - How to make a milling machine more accurate - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/SJFA/IKFRUZ4M/FPRSJFAIKFRUZ4M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/SJFA/IKFRUZ4M/FPRSJFAIKFRUZ4M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/SJFA/IKFRUZ4M/FPRSJFAIKFRUZ4M.SMALL.jpg solomonhorses Play is good, but not on a milling machine. There is nothing more frustrating than working on a milling machine, but having too much play in the hand wheels making it almost impossible to do accurate work.Play in the hand wheels is called "lash". In this Instructable I use a Sherline 5400 mill to d...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:58:48 PST
Custom Motorcycle License Plate Bracket http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Motorcycle-License-Plate-Bracket/
Custom Motorcycle License Plate Bracket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/MUGH/IKFS48DS/FL5MUGHIKFS48DS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/MUGH/IKFS48DS/FL5MUGHIKFS48DS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/MUGH/IKFS48DS/FL5MUGHIKFS48DS.SMALL.jpg omnitasker I built this custom bracket for my 1979 Triumph Bonneville. Its construction require a fair bit of tooling that you may or may not have access to, but it didn't take much time, and certainly not much in materials to produce. This particular instructable is not so much to provide a "how-to," but rath...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 16:38:38 PST