Instructables: exploring - workshop - pallet - popular Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:47:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wood Pallet Mini Bar
Wood Pallet Mini Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> Shaneschnek How to build a rustic wood pallet minibar in 7 easy steps. What you will need... HammerNailsScrews3 Wooden Pallets Counter and Back 1) Move wood around to make smooth top for table.2) Cut Pallet in half.3) Nail counter and back together flush. Legs 1) Disassemble other pallets.2) Cut to sam...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 13:50:43 PDT
Bat-Box from a Reclaimed Pallet
Bat-Box from a Reclaimed Pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> Renard_Bleu Nana-nana-nana-nana Bat Box! This project provides a much needed home for the commonly misunderstood and under-appreciated flying mammals. Why would I want to harbor these flying rodents on or near my property? Bats are very efficient hunters; most consume up to 50% of their body weight in insect...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 16:09:18 PDT
One Hour Pallet Wood Bench
One Hour Pallet Wood Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> emilescharneck This is an instructable for a simple pallet wood bench that can be completed within an hour. It also serves as a good foundation to build upon if you are looking for something a little more complex. Add some lumbar support, arm rests or a nice paint job to refine this simple design! Please enjoy! ...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 08:27:03 PDT
2x4 - Pallet - Medical Backboard : Made Into a Riverboard WakeBoard Longboard Or Surfboard
2x4 - Pallet - Medical Backboard : Made Into a Riverboard WakeBoard Longboard Or Surfboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> ️Roy Glen Gilliam I've been tossing ideas to employees at an ambulance service I work at. This is one idea that we are going to make. We have Bayous all around our city (that is why they call it Bayou City). Our company has combined with 2 other services & the 3rd one has gone out of business last year. We have lots ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:40:48 PDT
Pallet Handle Hammer Restoration
Pallet Handle Hammer Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> ClenseYourPallet I love instructables! I think one of the best parts of this site is the inspiration that it gives me to create and dream up new projects. This is one of those projects... So I saw the tool contest and I knew that I wanted to do something. I didn't really have any time to create my own tool because m...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:32:10 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Desk
Reclaimed Wood Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jordan Porritt Here is a list of what I used to construct this custom reclaimed wood desk. The desk I built was 8 ft. by 2.5 ft so the materials listed are what I needed for that size. This same concept can apply to whatever size desk or table you would like to build, you will just have to adjust the amounts neede...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 21:25:52 PDT
Eco-Friendly Entertainment Piece
Eco-Friendly Entertainment Piece - More DIY How To Projects]]> FoxysMyGirl I wanted to have an entertainment piece that would hold all of the components we had and give storage space for movies, games, etc.... It also had to be easy to move to clean behind and to plug/unplug components or to change them out. I love pallets and I created my design using the pallets I had ...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 20:38:25 PDT
Pallet Sofa
Pallet Sofa - More DIY How To Projects]]> dmcginty1 So this is probably one of my favorite pallet projects. It is made of all reclaimed materials: pallets, cushions, pillows, and fabric is almost "reclaimed". The fabric is end of the spool remnants. Cushions were from old baby mattresses and pillows were reclaimed old pillow material. Super easy buil...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:50:36 PDT
"Steel Pipe" Bookcase
"Steel Pipe" Bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> zymurgeneticist Anyone who attempts to buy bookcases usually encounters the following string of questions, "Why do these cost so much money?", "Why are they all ugly?", "Who ever thought laminated plywood looked good?", and "What are these archaic things you call books?".It took over a year of looking at bookcases ...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 22:05:42 PDT
Wood LED Logo Sign
Wood LED Logo Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> jessemckee I made this sign to go on a wall in an entryway of our building. The wood is from old pallets, a 2x4 and some scrap plywood. I've broken down several pallets over the past few weeks and there's all kinds of species of wood in there. Oak, poplar, pine and a couple others that the tannins in wood made...
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 09:14:48 PST
No Weld Pallet Pry Bar
No Weld Pallet Pry Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> rybitski I must give 100% credit for this idea to instructables user darren8306. He is the original inventor of the concept and has a great instructable on a welded version. While I run a shop and have access to an array of welding and machining equipment I know a lot of people don't. When talking with one o...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 22:24:31 PST
Wood And Penny Ring W/ Pallet Box
Wood And Penny Ring W/ Pallet Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> ClenseYourPallet I love making rings. It's so rewarding to make a beautiful piece and then see the reaction you get when you give it to someone you love. When I saw the ring contest I knew I wanted to do something different than I have done before. I have been making bent wood rings for a while and I love how they t...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 13:05:56 PST
My very first woodwork project
My very first woodwork project - More DIY How To Projects]]> Rey-vB This is my very first woodworking project.My wife was feeling a bit down, so I decided to make her something.I used a piece of wood from a pallet.Please excuse any spelling and grammar mistakes, as English is not my first language.I hope you enjoy this instructable! Safety My dad used to say: "Us...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 03:55:00 PST
Make your own pallet!
Make your own pallet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> seamster So you want to make that crafty pallet project that you saw on Pinterest, but you just don't have access to any pallets. What's a person to do?Make your own!Follow these easy steps to make your own homemade pallet, and you'll be ready to make your own pallet-based projects in no time! Materials P...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 21:31:25 PST
Simple pallet coffee/TV table
Simple pallet coffee/TV table - More DIY How To Projects]]> apalfrey This guide will take you through how to make a simple coffee/TV table.To do this, you will need the following:x1 decent wooden pallet with an even number of planksA circular saw or jigsawA vibration sander or sandpaper and a sanding blockA hammerA chiselA crowbarA screwdriver (cross or flat head dep...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:03:43 PST
Pallet Table Game of thrones - DIY Tutorial
Pallet Table Game of thrones - DIY Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> LetsTryDIY Do you want to know how a pallet can be turned into a coffee table with a map of Westeros on top of it? Well, then your in luck! Items needed: SawHammerCrowbarSet SquarePenPencilScrewdriverTapeMap of Westeros in desired size (or some other pattern)Wood burner(? Do unfortunately not know the English ...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:49:14 PST
Palletable Workbench
Palletable Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> tlp801 I had a stack of pallets left over from laying sod this spring, and I've seen so many amazing things on Instructables built with them. So I figured "why not?" It would be my first pallet project and "it would be fun!" **Tools Needed:Hammer Nail Setter Vise-Grips Wood Glue Sandpaper / Sander (100,1...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:46:16 PST
A Pallet = a Bench
A Pallet = a Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> redeemade The conversion of a EUR pallet into a bench is a simple operation, will cost you less of a euro and relatively short time . Conditions to achieve an ergonomic sitting are linked to its size. This instructable will help you to build a resistant, light, ergonomic, recycled, outdoors, easy assemble, ch...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:13:40 PST
Pallet Wood Wine Rack and Liquor Shelf
Pallet Wood Wine Rack and Liquor Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> macgyver603 Pallets are one of my favorite sources for building materials. With a bit of work, you can get some great project wood out of lumber that would otherwise be thrown out. Pallet projects also provide the unique challenge to adapt to the material as you work since no two pallet boards are alike. Accent...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 10:34:34 PST
The Pallet Wine Rack
The Pallet Wine Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> -BALES- I don't like wine, which is most likely due to my unsophisticated palate, and I'm ok with that. I also don't like working with pallets, but I acquire five of them every winter since I burn wood pellets.The Warden likes wine and wants a pallet wine rack ... even without the picture and title above, ...

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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 12:59:40 PST
Kids Pallet Workbench
Kids Pallet Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> ClenseYourPallet My two year old loves to work with me in my shop. I found him a workbench at a garage sale but he quickly our grew the plastic toy. I knew it was time for a real wood workbench with real tools. Too soon? NEVER!! I gave it to him for Christmas and he loved it. It's sturdy, all wood and it had some ro...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 11:50:52 PST
Pallet Bar
Pallet Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> mperkins433 For father's day I wanted to surprise my boyfriend with something unexpected and special (not to mention fun that we can all enjoy!) Since we had been talking about buying a bar for the outdoor area but they were all so expensive I looked up some Pinterest ideas and set to my plan in motion. I picke...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:21:23 PST
Easy And Awesome Pallet Shelf
Easy And Awesome Pallet Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> ClenseYourPallet I love working with pallets. The wood is hard to work with, it's hard to get, and it takes way more work to finish. But even with all of that I love them. I don't know if it is the unique way the projects turn out or if it's that you are using wood that would get burned or chipped if you didn't use ...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:57:08 PST
Pallet Shelves. no big tools
Pallet Shelves. no big tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> fisho1 I wanted to build something with pallets but only using basic hand tools as that is all I have.Tools:spade (for breaking up the pallets)hammerchisel2 clampsstright edgecircula saw (not essential hand saw is fine)hand planesanderpaint brushmaterials:a few pallets (works well if you have one with long...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 14:25:48 PST
Pallet table (UPDATE!!)
Pallet table (UPDATE!!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> nenieh DON'T GORGET TO VOTE FOR ME IN THE WOOD SECTION!!collect a pallet with small pieces of wood and with straight legs for the tabel.Tools/Material i needed:jig sawmiter saw rule pencil screw glue sander hand planer screw machine drill 1. Top desk Make layer 1 first.The outside length is 80 cm.You ca...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 23:28:39 PST
PALLET SAFETY - More DIY How To Projects]]> abeaule I personally love using Pallets for projects. Many people do, but it is very important to know what you are using. Pallets are sometimes treated with very powerful chemicals. So here I will show you what to look for when getting pallets to make sure they are safe for reuse. Feel free to link this in...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 05:27:37 PST
pallet xmas tree
pallet xmas tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> BristolCaretaker So this is my first attempt at an ible after lots of reading and doing of some little projects so please be kind! As with most people I''ve taken some great ideas off here and tweaked them for my own circumstance and after seeing a few pallet xmas trees on here I'd thought I'd give it a go and see w...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 07:42:02 PST
Pallet Wall for the people who rent their home
Pallet Wall for the people who rent their home - More DIY How To Projects]]> MyspaceMessenger I am publishing the idea of faux studs. The pallet wall is just one of many ideas that can utilized with this process. The tutorial will be for the pallet wall because I imagined that the studs can hold all the wood up and still prevent you from putting hundreds of hole in the wall the possibilities...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:58:14 PST
Kid's Pallet Picnic Table
Kid's Pallet Picnic Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> Little_Bird Hey everyone, thanks for taking a look at this, my first instructable. The idea for a pallet-sourced kids picnic table came about because I needed a low-cost, easy-to-build solution for something that my son (and eventually our newborn) could sit at and enjoy coloring, painting, and snacking the war...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:54:17 PST
How To Disassemble A Pallet
How To Disassemble A Pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> nhampto9 As an avid pallet recycler w 100 pallets disassembled & repurposed this summer, I am sympathetic to the pains & frustrations of disassembly. But when I heard that someone took 6 hard hours to take a single pallet apart when I do it daily w 100% usability in Basic construction regardless of size is a...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:17:08 PST
City Skyline Pallet Art
City Skyline Pallet Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> bluebean Tools/Materialhammersawsand papercoffee/varnish/woodstainmasking tapescrewshanging wirePallet/wood boardsnails Wood Prep Please see my other instructable on how to lay out the wood: its stripping a pallet ,sanding it down and laying ea...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:45:04 PST
Maker/Work Bench From Scrap Wood
Maker/Work Bench From Scrap Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> ctx1985 I had a plastic folding table for building various projects in my workshop. It was a bit flimsy (go figure) and not the sturdiest table in the world. I needed something more suitable for a work station. It was time to make something sturdy, strong and good looking for my maker table. And so my journ...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 13:38:01 PST
Reclaimed Wood Wall Shelf
Reclaimed Wood Wall Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> azükiBEAN Put some character onto your blank wall by filling up space and displaying your knickknacks! Find Your Materials I used 6 bed slats that I had laying around. Make The Frame By nailing the corners as seen. I used nails from a random box I found in my kitchen shelves. BTW: All the slats are th...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 22:54:15 PST
Outdoor Bench
Outdoor Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> AmateurHour I wanted to make a nice outdoor bench using as much reclaimed wood as possible. Ideally it would have been 100% reclaimed or recycled lumber but I settled for using new lumber for the frame of the bench and pallet wood/staircase parts for the seat, back, and arm rests. This is a relatively quick a...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:07:51 PST
rustic minibar from pallet frames
rustic minibar from pallet frames - More DIY How To Projects]]> DK-learningbydoing In our lovely garden we have a nice sunny corner where we barbecue. But there is always too little counter space for both food and beers. So to solve this world problem, I want a piece of furniture that looks nice but also has both storage and counter space. Plan and materials I wanted to use the...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 11:44:34 PST
Pallet chest
Pallet chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> arcadeprecinct After reading a few instructables I decided to build something from pallets. Inspired by these two projects, I decided to build a chest. This was my second project ever (first one was the coffee table that can be seen in the first image) so there is definitely room for improvement.My goal was to us...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 09:04:12 PST
American Flag Pallet
American Flag Pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> bluebean This instructable shows you how to make a hanging American flag from a pallet, It doesn't take too long and isn't too difficult, so enjoy!Tools/Items Required:SawHammerNailsSand paperbox cutterPrinterRulerMasking tapePaint - red/white/BlueVarnish Setting up the pallet Strip off all the wood exce...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:35:06 PDT
Pallet Wood Patio Table
Pallet Wood Patio Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> joshwelch9 I wanted to make a patio table because the one I have currently falls over when the umbrella is open with any kind of wind. I thought a pallet wood table could be both strong enough and heavy enough to keep the umbrella in check and still do okay outdoors. Breaking down pallets The first thing I...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 05:13:52 PDT
Liquor rack
Liquor rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> Badger4700 I have seen a few similar racks and decided to make one suited to my needs. Find a suitable pallet Just about any pallet that is in good condition will do. Disassemble the pallet and stain the pieces. I used a sawsall to cut through the nails and to cut the pallet down. I cut mine at the firs...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:38:22 PDT
Wood Pallet Backyard Deck
Wood Pallet Backyard Deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> pamala.leonard Many years ago, my kids and I cleared out the storage container that my company had for many years. About 10 years earlier, one of our staff left the company and all of his boxes of documents were put in storage. 2x4s had been used to make rudimentary shelving for the boxes to sit on. After we cle...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 18:25:30 PDT
Workbench with Storage
Workbench with Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> bcb10 This instructable will show you how to build my workbench or one similar to it. I built this desk as a workbench for my college apartment so I can make while I learn. I spent $14 on it as I found all the wood to build it, however, you might spend more if you have to buy all the supplies. Good luck a...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:47:57 PDT
Pallet Screen Door
Pallet Screen Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> skunch1 With the hot summer rapidly approaching here in Idaho I was looking for a cheap, easy way to get a better cross-breeze in our house. I had some pallets lying around so I figured why not build a screen door! The total cost of the project ended up being around $17-$25 (it would have been $17 but I had...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 10:33:52 PDT
Pallet Wood Shelf/Coat Rack
Pallet Wood Shelf/Coat Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> AmateurHour The boards from pallets can be used in a multitude of projects but the side and center beams (also called "stringers") that are sandwiched between the top and bottom boards are a bit more difficult to use. When I decided to build a shelf/coat rack I looked at my supply of pallet wood and seeing the...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 18:40:44 PDT
Woodpecker Door Knocker
Woodpecker Door Knocker - More DIY How To Projects]]> suziechuzie With just a few tools and some wood scraps (time to use that old pallet that's sitting behind your garage!), you can make this delightful knocker for your door. I saw this on an old log cabin years ago and made a few for my family and friends. The cool part about this project is that you don't nee...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 09:10:28 PDT
Pallet Wood Parquetry Circle Table
Pallet Wood Parquetry Circle Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> jturner44 This is my step by step guide to making a small circle table with a parquetry top, made entirely of pallet wood.Tools RequiredTable SawJig SawPlaner (You really really need one of these for this)Miter SawVarious SandersClamps... lots of clampsDrillScrew GunGluePry BarLots of table spaceThis is a rat...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:37:34 PDT
Easy picture frame from pallet wood
Easy picture frame from pallet wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> seamster This is a ridiculously simple, quick-and-dirty picture frame made from pallet wood.I built it to display this old motorcycle license plate, but the same approach could be used to make a frame for just about anything.You only need a few basic tools to make this. However, a 3D printer or laser engrave...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 23:29:39 PDT
Pallet Treasure Chest
Pallet Treasure Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> WelshWoodWorking I have access to many pallets and pallets straps at work, so I wanted to make use of some of these besides for firewood :)So I decided to make a chest for storing valuable keepsakes.I hope you enjoy this instructable, and if you have any questions - fire away.Please Remember to Vote for me in the Co...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:03:09 PDT
Palletwood Table
Palletwood Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> medalhead While i was building the Table i didn't think of making an Instructable out of it.So i don't have original pictures of every step. Luckily i made some Pictures while building it.I tried to redo the steps, i didn't had pictures from, to give you an idea how i made it. Surface to start with I start...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 08:03:03 PDT
Nintendo NES pallet table
Nintendo NES pallet table - More DIY How To Projects]]> GEEK design After some time I present you a new pallet project I did for me and my living room - I finally found some time and finished something I had in my wish list for some time now: Nintendo NES alike pallet table. It was absolute pleasure to create something that reminds you on happy geek childhood days w...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 15:03:36 PDT
Pallet Companion Cube Container
Pallet Companion Cube Container - More DIY How To Projects]]> 110_Design The following will guide you through the process of creating your very own companion cube container. Combining two great things, pallets and video game culture, I have brought into this world an up-cycled cube. Depending on the scale that it is made into, it can serve many purposes. From office tras...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 13:58:23 PDT