Instructables: exploring - workshop - metalworking http://www.instructables.com Fri, 9 Dec 2016 04:13:19 PST BLOX v1.01 Restoring an Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-Axe/
Restoring an Axe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/0919/IW6PO007/F220919IW6PO007.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/0919/IW6PO007/F220919IW6PO007.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/0919/IW6PO007/F220919IW6PO007.SMALL.jpg mrpropmaster In this intractable I will be showing you how to completely how to restore and axe and please comment if you have any suggestions or comments and please follow and like this Intractable:) Items you will need. The items that you will need are the following:Sand paperAxeSharpening RockWD-40Ham...
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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
How to Use a Tap and Die Set http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Tap-and-Die-Set/
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 15:24:13 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/
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
Ninja Rebar Shuriken with Leg Sheath - Maker Collab Pt.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ninja-Rebar-Shuriken-With-Leg-Sheath-Maker-Collab-/
Ninja Rebar Shuriken with Leg Sheath - Maker Collab Pt.1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/W01O/ITW4DK2I/F5PW01OITW4DK2I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/W01O/ITW4DK2I/F5PW01OITW4DK2I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/W01O/ITW4DK2I/F5PW01OITW4DK2I.SMALL.jpg Alex 2Q Hi Instructables Community,After a longer hiatus and a complete re-branding of my channel I would like to restart my Instructables as well as YouTube videos.For this re-start my friend The Redsmith agreed to a collaboration project. We decided that we should try to follow up on one of my YouTube pro...
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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/
BushLight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/39KA/IT22THXD/F6X39KAIT22THXD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/39KA/IT22THXD/F6X39KAIT22THXD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/39KA/IT22THXD/F6X39KAIT22THXD.SMALL.jpg mikdee Here we have BushLight! This garden illuminator is built of copper plumbing parts, galvanized sheet metal, and galvanized wire. It uses a candelabra socket, a nightlight bulb, and plugs into a standard 110 volt household electrical outlet.Pictured here is an older one showing the nice patina that de...
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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/
Saw Knife and Leather Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/6KJ7/ISCBF49T/F7U6KJ7ISCBF49T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/6KJ7/ISCBF49T/F7U6KJ7ISCBF49T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/6KJ7/ISCBF49T/F7U6KJ7ISCBF49T.SMALL.jpg ElmarsM Hey!Once again I had an inspiration to make a new knife, but this time I was lucky enough to have a used saw blade, so I made the knife from it!Tools: Angle grinder Saw Bench grinder Sandpaper Hammer Pliers OvenMaterials: Saw blade Epoxy glue Wood for knife handle (I used oak) Charcoal Nails Vegetab...
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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/
Bed to Bench - Metal version - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/ZBI2/IRXU0ON6/FNUZBI2IRXU0ON6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/ZBI2/IRXU0ON6/FNUZBI2IRXU0ON6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/ZBI2/IRXU0ON6/FNUZBI2IRXU0ON6.SMALL.jpg stoneandsonsworkshop Taking a piece of old furniture and re-purposing it into something useful again is very rewarding, especially when there's emotion tied to it. This was a fun project and to the client a special one. Enjoy. Decide on a design A friend of mine asked me if I could make a bench from a metal bed frame...
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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
Steel Truss Model http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Truss-Model/
Steel Truss Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/Y3Q7/IRG4NCRP/F7EY3Q7IRG4NCRP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/Y3Q7/IRG4NCRP/F7EY3Q7IRG4NCRP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/Y3Q7/IRG4NCRP/F7EY3Q7IRG4NCRP.SMALL.jpg wilkersonp This model was constructed to show students and other makers how railroad bridges are designed and built, and I also wanted to show people how simple metalworking can be. This concept might be adapted for use in an Arduino-driven robot, advanced trebuchet, or perhaps even a sculpture, and the z...
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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/
Blacksmithing a Railroad Spike Adze / Garden Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/295L/IRC6UGEJ/F4Q295LIRC6UGEJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/295L/IRC6UGEJ/F4Q295LIRC6UGEJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/295L/IRC6UGEJ/F4Q295LIRC6UGEJ.SMALL.jpg CJStephens In this instructable I'm going to show you how to blacksmith a hand adze / garden tool from a rail road spike! After a long year of not publishing anything I've finally gotten around to writing one. I originally made this for carving wooden bowls and I started selling them at craft shows. And I ende...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 04:13:23 PDT
Make Your Own Dead-Blow Hammer! | DIY Woodworking Tools #7 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Dead-Blow-Hammer-DIY-Woodworking-Too/
Make Your Own Dead-Blow Hammer! | DIY Woodworking Tools #7 - 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/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 13:56:57 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/
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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/
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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
Stainless Steel Ballistic Battery Tray for Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Stainless-Steel-Ballistic-Battery-Tray-for-Motorcy/
Stainless Steel Ballistic Battery Tray for Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/ZFXB/IKCX7849/FBSZFXBIKCX7849.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/ZFXB/IKCX7849/FBSZFXBIKCX7849.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/ZFXB/IKCX7849/FBSZFXBIKCX7849.SMALL.jpg omnitasker Ballistic Batteries makes a very tiny and lightweight lithium ion battery that's perfect for motorcycles with no starter (kick-only) like my 1979 Triumph Bonneville. Follow along as I build a strong, secure and stylish tray for this diminutive power pack. Copy this one exactly, or take inspiration w...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 11:41:37 PST
How Made Chisel From Iron Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/How-Made-Chisel-From-Iron-Piece/
How Made Chisel From Iron Piece - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/NZQZ/IK5Q1G2T/F7QNZQZIK5Q1G2T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/NZQZ/IK5Q1G2T/F7QNZQZIK5Q1G2T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/NZQZ/IK5Q1G2T/F7QNZQZIK5Q1G2T.SMALL.jpg Mycrazyhands HI all! today i can show you, how made simple chisel from piece iron.
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 08:08:02 PST
Ride-On Toy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Ride-On-Toy-Car/
Ride-On Toy Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/SL9Q/IJD9GERY/F40SL9QIJD9GERY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/SL9Q/IJD9GERY/F40SL9QIJD9GERY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/SL9Q/IJD9GERY/F40SL9QIJD9GERY.SMALL.jpg PasiL1 A ride-on toy car for children made of an old bike, a stroller found in a trash bin, a steel plate and some steel pipe. Planning This project was launched when I saw a neighbor kid driving one of these. These do not really cost that much, cheapest are like 50€ so it would be just stupid to build ...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 11:24:39 PST
Homemade Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Knife-7/
Homemade Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/KLQ6/IJ1RSQW2/FPLKLQ6IJ1RSQW2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/KLQ6/IJ1RSQW2/FPLKLQ6IJ1RSQW2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/KLQ6/IJ1RSQW2/FPLKLQ6IJ1RSQW2.SMALL.jpg Mycrazyhands Hello folks! This is my homemade first knife! Makes his first knife without electrical appliances. Everything in hand.
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 09:36:39 PST
Pretty Easy Reclaimed 2X4 and Steel Top Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Easy-Reclaimed-2X4-and-Steel-Top-Coffee-Tab/
Pretty Easy Reclaimed 2X4 and Steel Top Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/BJAU/IIT4YEJD/FDTBJAUIIT4YEJD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/BJAU/IIT4YEJD/FDTBJAUIIT4YEJD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/BJAU/IIT4YEJD/FDTBJAUIIT4YEJD.SMALL.jpg timsway you could make this table with basically nothing but a chop saw, hand drill and sander. the welding isn't necessary (bolt it from the top and just tie the legs together without welding the corners).i make and see so many tables with steel bases and wood tops, i got in to doing it the other way aroun...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 19:47:18 PST
Fixing Up an Old Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-Up-an-Old-Hammer/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 01:30:37 PST
Copper and Brass Bamboo in Steel Frame Wall Hanging Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Bamboo-in-Steel-Frame-Wall-Hanging-Sculptur/
Copper and Brass Bamboo in Steel Frame Wall Hanging Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/F6YJ/IH54FH9G/F3OF6YJIH54FH9G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/F6YJ/IH54FH9G/F3OF6YJIH54FH9G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/F6YJ/IH54FH9G/F3OF6YJIH54FH9G.SMALL.jpg AndreHash Hi there, and thank you for visiting my Instructable!I always like to pay attention to different tools and methods that others use to make anything so that I can learn and adapt the methods that work for myself. Keep an open mind as you read this, and find a way to get this done even if you don't ha...
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 18:36:59 PST
Spartan Wraith Helmet Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Spartan-Wraith-Helmet-Tutorial/
Spartan Wraith Helmet Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/Y7O7/IG6TUWP7/F7BY7O7IG6TUWP7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/Y7O7/IG6TUWP7/F7BY7O7IG6TUWP7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/Y7O7/IG6TUWP7/F7BY7O7IG6TUWP7.SMALL.jpg lordguyton This is a VIDEO, so please click to watch it. In this tutorial I show you how to make a "Spartan Wraith" helmet.CAN'T SEE THE VIDEO? Here is a direct link: CLICK HERE
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 17:59:40 PDT
Copper Roses http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Roses/
Copper Roses - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/DJMJ/IERC8DLN/FQ8DJMJIERC8DLN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/DJMJ/IERC8DLN/FQ8DJMJIERC8DLN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/DJMJ/IERC8DLN/FQ8DJMJIERC8DLN.SMALL.jpg AndreHash Welcome to my Instructable on Copper Roses!These roses have been a few years in the making. I originally followed the Instructable written by SanjayBeast in 2013 for a Mother's Day gift, and have steadily made changes to the design, materials, finish, and overall product. Check out SanjayBeast's ori...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 22:19:18 PDT
Steel and 2x4 Full Dining Table Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-and-2x4-Full-Dining-Table-Set/
Steel and 2x4 Full Dining Table Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/5H2E/IERC5G4G/F7U5H2EIERC5G4G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/5H2E/IERC5G4G/F7U5H2EIERC5G4G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/5H2E/IERC5G4G/F7U5H2EIERC5G4G.SMALL.jpg AndreHash Welcome to my first Instructable, and thank you for taking a look!This dining table set was made primarily of steel square tubing, some left over steel flat stock I had on hand, and dimensional pine lumber. It has been serving me well for the last 6 months and has made a great addition to my home. E...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 19:13:16 PDT
Making a knife, step by step http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-knife-step-by-step/
Making a knife, step by step - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/TGYZ/IE4ZNXN0/FIITGYZIE4ZNXN0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/TGYZ/IE4ZNXN0/FIITGYZIE4ZNXN0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/TGYZ/IE4ZNXN0/FIITGYZIE4ZNXN0.SMALL.jpg Garbaty Knives HelloThis is my short video on how to create a step-by-step knife. This film has only Polish subtitles, but write in English subtitles in a comment soon."At the time of the formation of the film, I did not yet have its own furnace, therefore, I sent to Professional"Greetings from Poland.
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 02:25:29 PDT