Instructables: exploring - workshop - paint - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 1 Aug 2015 00:55:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make Your Own Sandblaster and How To Use It http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Sandblaster-and-How-To-Use-It/
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Fri, 17 Aug 2007 10:14:14 PDT
How to Paint with a Spraygun http://www.instructables.com/id/Spraygun/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2009 23:33:25 PST
How to repair small holes and marks on walls. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-small-holes-and-marks-on-walls/
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 16:52:37 PDT
Repair an old chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-an-old-chest/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 10:25:33 PDT
Chalk Board Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Chalk-Board-Table/
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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 09:41:19 PDT
Garden Shed from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Shed-from-Pallets/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:10:56 PDT
How to paint really beat up aluminum rims http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-really-beat-up-aluminum-rims/
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Sun, 31 May 2015 14:24:54 PDT
Renew old steel wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Renew-old-steel-wheels/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 08:33:54 PDT
Buffing out scuff marks and paint from your vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Buffing-out-scuff-marks-and-paint-from-your-vehicl/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 18:53:15 PDT
How To Make Wax Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Wax-Paint/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 08:38:37 PDT
action figure lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/action-figure-lamp/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:34:19 PDT
upcycling furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/upcycling-furniture/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 12:45:18 PDT
Car part chess set http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-part-chess-set/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:14:07 PDT
Heirloom Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Chest/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 06:59:02 PDT
Mills Vest Pocket Slot Machine Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Mills-Vest-Pocket-Slot-Machine-Restoration/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:46:45 PST
DIY Backyard Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Backyard-Fire-Pit/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:42:54 PST
Rubber Band Pencil/Pen Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-PencilPen-Holder/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 17:03:35 PST
Simple office desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-office-desk/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:21:24 PST
Home Theater Projector Screen on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Theater-Projector-Screen-on-a-Budget/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2008 00:04:39 PST
Pallet Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Bar/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:21:23 PST
Spray can rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-can-rack/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:52:14 PST
DIY Kitchen Cabinet Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kitchen-Cabinet-Makeover/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:24:31 PST
Wallpaper to Wood: A Bathroom Remodel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wallpaper-to-Wood-A-Bathroom-Remodel/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 17:23:48 PST
Extreme Room Overhaul http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Room-Overhaul/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:26:13 PST
Coloring and Aging Wood Planks with Simple Painting Techniques http://www.instructables.com/id/Coloring-and-Aging-Wood-Planks-with-Simple-Paintin/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 22:49:17 PST
Pipe Lamp With Antiqued Wood Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Lamp-With-Antiqued-Wood-Base/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 11:48:07 PST
American Flag Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Pallet/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:35:06 PDT
Spray Paint Rack Improvements http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-Paint-Rack-Improvements/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:35:30 PDT
Paints organizer for figurines painters. http://www.instructables.com/id/Paints-organizer-for-figurines-painters/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:57:41 PDT
Hidden workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-workshop/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 03:25:35 PDT
Painting Vehicle Sills to Prevent or Repair Rust http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Vehicle-Sills-to-Prevent-or-Repair-Rust/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 15:01:20 PDT
Fauxtina http://www.instructables.com/id/Fauxtina/
Fauxtina - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/1EHG/HZ88PFYF/FG21EHGHZ88PFYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/1EHG/HZ88PFYF/FG21EHGHZ88PFYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/1EHG/HZ88PFYF/FG21EHGHZ88PFYF.SMALL.jpg camarko My trucks' been showing her age lately- with 150k on the odometer, a mismatched replacement bed, and rust on the suicide doors, she was looking pretty sad. Even though she's a good truck, she's fourteen years old and as a full time student (= more money out than in), I simply can't afford to do a r...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:06:55 PDT
Ikea Hack: Painted Branch Bed Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Hack-Painted-Branch-Bed-Frame/
Ikea Hack: Painted Branch Bed Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/F9YS/HZ3YCAVE/FKDF9YSHZ3YCAVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/F9YS/HZ3YCAVE/FKDF9YSHZ3YCAVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/F9YS/HZ3YCAVE/FKDF9YSHZ3YCAVE.SMALL.jpg dashiell.barkhuss This hack requires a very inexpensive twin Fjellse Ikea bed frame, paint, and free branches from the great outdoors. Materials and Tools Materials1. Twin Fjellse Bed Frame2. Branches- around 5/8 inch - 1 inch thick3. Latex Paint- in various colors of your choosing. Satin finish or higher gloss fi...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:44:06 PDT
Refinishing Old Dining Room Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinishing-Old-Dining-Room-Set/
Refinishing Old Dining Room Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/UXJ1/HYTI1536/F0JUXJ1HYTI1536.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/UXJ1/HYTI1536/F0JUXJ1HYTI1536.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/UXJ1/HYTI1536/F0JUXJ1HYTI1536.SMALL.jpg kmeier We all have mismatching furniture that just doesn't go with anything else in the house or apartment. Though we all wish it did. Well you can change all that if you're willing to do the work! Since you're on Instructables site I'm guessing you are up for almost any DIY challenge. This is my first Ins...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 02:22:46 PDT
THE JEEP CAVE FLOOR http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-JEEP-CAVE-FLOOR/
THE JEEP CAVE FLOOR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/4LD8/HYPNVQEG/FW64LD8HYPNVQEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/4LD8/HYPNVQEG/FW64LD8HYPNVQEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/4LD8/HYPNVQEG/FW64LD8HYPNVQEG.SMALL.jpg jakel I wanted to do something a little special for my new shop. I went with a painted floor. My Shop My Shop is 24x24 and it took three gallons of white and one gallon of black (mixed) of garage floor paint to get it covered. What you need. 1. Paint2. Paint tape (two plus rolls)3. Pans, rollers an...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 08:38:15 PDT
Faux Stone Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Stone-Painting/
Faux Stone Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/M7BK/HYHGC24Q/FETM7BKHYHGC24Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/M7BK/HYHGC24Q/FETM7BKHYHGC24Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/M7BK/HYHGC24Q/FETM7BKHYHGC24Q.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design When I replaced my ancient one piece range with new appliances I was left with a big swath of unfinished drywall. Looking at my options and not liking most of them, I decided to paint a faux stone wall. I'm pretty happy with the result, and even more important, so is my family.Update: I've been usin...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 17:54:01 PDT
How to Spraypaint Your Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Spraypaint-Your-Rims/
How to Spraypaint Your Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/XRBM/H8CVGCFJ/FPVXRBMH8CVGCFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/XRBM/H8CVGCFJ/FPVXRBMH8CVGCFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/XRBM/H8CVGCFJ/FPVXRBMH8CVGCFJ.SMALL.jpg vannes80 This instrucatble will explain the detailed instructions to spraypainting your vehicle's rims the color you desire. Included is all the necesary preparation, as well as execution and clean-up. Preparation Make sure the weather is nice. Temperature should be between 60 and 80 degrees with minima...
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Wed, 17 Oct 2012 17:38:23 PDT
Pallet Wood Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Painting/
Pallet Wood Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/B8NS/HVVKHVEI/FQ9B8NSHVVKHVEI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/B8NS/HVVKHVEI/FQ9B8NSHVVKHVEI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/B8NS/HVVKHVEI/FQ9B8NSHVVKHVEI.SMALL.jpg mtairymd Below are directions for a simple project using pallet wood. ​Tools/Materials Tools: SawComputer/PrinterX acto knife or box cutterMaterials: Pallet Wood - 36” x 5.5” (x3)Nails or ScrewsPaintTapeAdhesive (optional) Acquire pallet wood Cut three pieces of wood to 22” Long. Save the remaini...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 08:34:06 PDT
how to refurbish car rims http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-refurbish-car-rims/
how to refurbish car rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5QUX/HVP6WSOK/F9P5QUXHVP6WSOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5QUX/HVP6WSOK/F9P5QUXHVP6WSOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5QUX/HVP6WSOK/F9P5QUXHVP6WSOK.SMALL.jpg brandonridley My wheels were looking dull and used and one of them had made contact with corrosive chemicals, I decided it was time to refurbish them and make them look like new again.Things you will need: a carprimercolored paintclear coatsandpaperalloy repair (optional)jack standTime: 4 hours per wheelOk now th...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 17:40:51 PDT
Paint your rims cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-rims-cheap/
Paint your rims cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/F9KT/GKJF83F8/FTLF9KTGKJF83F8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/F9KT/GKJF83F8/FTLF9KTGKJF83F8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/F9KT/GKJF83F8/FTLF9KTGKJF83F8.SMALL.jpg willdeh2 In this Instructable I will show you how to give your ride a facelift by painting your rusty or chipping rims.  I've done this on 3 of my cars now and I've learned that it takes a good deal of patience and prep-work.  I was sick of my Subaru looking like a grocery getter, so I picked a nice gloss b...
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 15:42:20 PST
How to Fix Rust Around Your Wheel Wells http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Rust-Around-Your-Wheel-Wells/
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Mon, 30 Apr 2012 15:43:55 PDT
1940s Radio Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/1940s-Radio-Bar/
1940s Radio Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SMALL.jpg vugenti I will show you how to take an antique 1940s radio and turn it into a personal mini bar. This project was a lot of fun. It did take up many weekends but it was well worth the time and effort.   Gutting & Cutting First things first, you need to completely gut out the radio. Luckily all of the ...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 16:03:18 PDT
How to get the exterior of your house ready for spring in 3 easy steps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-the-exterior-of-a-weathered-house-ready/
How to get the exterior of your house ready for spring in 3 easy steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/RHA9/HS3GV2KC/FYXRHA9HS3GV2KC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/RHA9/HS3GV2KC/FYXRHA9HS3GV2KC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/RHA9/HS3GV2KC/FYXRHA9HS3GV2KC.SMALL.jpg HartKyle83 A little sprucing up can go a long way when it comes to the exterior of your home. ​Make a place to sit   When creating a place to sit it is important to keep these things in mind: · Exterior wood needs to be treated or naturally resistant to decay  · A roof can give you a nice place t...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 23:12:02 PST
Faux Wide Board Ceiling http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Wide-Board-Ceiling/
Faux Wide Board Ceiling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/ZF5N/HRTKIDHU/FWRZF5NHRTKIDHU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/ZF5N/HRTKIDHU/FWRZF5NHRTKIDHU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/ZF5N/HRTKIDHU/FWRZF5NHRTKIDHU.SMALL.jpg nochanceinhell3856 When re-modeling my bedroom, I wanted to do something different on the ceiling that was cost effective and easy to install.  What I came up with is creating a painted faux wide board ceiling made from cheap luan.  in the end, the ceiling looks great, installed in a weekend, and only cost about $0.65...
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 05:10:23 PST
Poor Mans Fiberglass, permanent exterior paint, never paint again (almost), waterproofing with out epoxy, fiberglass epoxy allergy relief http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Fiberglass-make-nearly-anything-weatherp/
Poor Mans Fiberglass, permanent exterior paint, never paint again (almost), waterproofing with out epoxy, fiberglass epoxy allergy relief - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/4Y6U/HLJUK3BA/FBD4Y6UHLJUK3BA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/4Y6U/HLJUK3BA/FBD4Y6UHLJUK3BA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/4Y6U/HLJUK3BA/FBD4Y6UHLJUK3BA.SMALL.jpg rowerwet Back in 2011 I built a teardrop camper (http://www.tnttt.com/), at the time I needed a place to sleep a few nights a week as the long drive home was causing me to fall asleep behind the wheel way to often. I got the plans for the teardrop for free from the website http://www.tnttt.com/index.php (tea...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 14:06:42 PST
Spray Paint Can Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-Paint-Can-Lamp/
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 13:46:52 PST
"N" Table - The N64 Logo End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/N-Table-The-N64-Logo-End-Table/
"N" Table - The N64 Logo End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/4WGT/I3BH6IP9/FVK4WGTI3BH6IP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/4WGT/I3BH6IP9/FVK4WGTI3BH6IP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/4WGT/I3BH6IP9/FVK4WGTI3BH6IP9.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins The Nintendo 64 or N64 was released in North America in 1996 and had so many amazing games such as "The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time", ""Super Smash Bros.", and "Golden Eye 007". A few months ago I found a picture of a table like this on Facebook. I thought to myself, "I could make that.". This...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 17:35:08 PST
Spray Paint/Can Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-PaintCan-Rack/
Spray Paint/Can Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/ZU1E/HQCC20LX/FBFZU1EHQCC20LX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/ZU1E/HQCC20LX/FBFZU1EHQCC20LX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/ZU1E/HQCC20LX/FBFZU1EHQCC20LX.SMALL.jpg MistaKD Getting organised is one thing, staying organised is another. This instructable details an easy to throw together way of keeping your paint or any spray cans well organised, it also looks pretty cool. This rack was built out of necessity , I paint a lot with stencils and have amassed a growing coll...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 05:42:33 PST
Little Red Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Red-Guitar/
Little Red Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/OY88/HPBJ2HGX/FHGOY88HPBJ2HGX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/OY88/HPBJ2HGX/FHGOY88HPBJ2HGX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/OY88/HPBJ2HGX/FHGOY88HPBJ2HGX.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng My 7 year old daughter has always loved pretending to be onstage giving a performance. For Christmas she's getting a child size guitar (along with this refinished one). This smaller version makes it easier to put on Taylor Swift concerts when she's running about. Special thanks to my Mom for provid...
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 13:17:49 PST
Cardboard BoomBox (quick 'n' dirty concept modelling 2D into 3D) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-BoomBox-quick-n-dirty-concept-modelling-/
Cardboard BoomBox (quick 'n' dirty concept modelling 2D into 3D) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2EOQ/HN82HGBN/FJT2EOQHN82HGBN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2EOQ/HN82HGBN/FJT2EOQHN82HGBN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2EOQ/HN82HGBN/FJT2EOQHN82HGBN.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude QUICK & DIRTY PROTOTYPING: So you've been working in Illustrator, or some other design package, designing something cool and you want to do a quick mock-up to test the scale and functionality out... ...The idea may be in the early stages (or too large) to warrant a 3D Print, so perhaps consider us...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 13:45:30 PDT