Instructables: exploring - workshop - plywood - featured Sun, 25 Sep 2016 22:23:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Plywood (end Grain) Drone Box
Plywood (end Grain) Drone Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> JackmanWorks The main frame of the box is from a scrap piece of 3/4" plywood that was approximately 2'x4'. The top and bottom of the box is 1/4" luan plywood. Internal is carved from FastCap's Kaizen Foam. Hardware was salvaged off pieces in the trash. Handle was salvaged from an old fire hose my landlord was sa...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:25:07 PDT
Developing Kerf Hinges
Developing Kerf Hinges - More DIY How To Projects]]> gadavis99 Laser-cut Hinges (a.k.a. kerf hinge, living hinge)Designing a pattern to allow flexibility in a rigid material can take a lot of trial and error. However, with a bit of persistence, as well as an understanding of a few rules, you can turn a solid sheet of plywood into a flexible work of art.There a...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 03:50:42 PDT
Plywood Icosahedron
Plywood Icosahedron - More DIY How To Projects]]> Random_Canadian Shown decorated as one typically would. Presented here for your viewing pleasure is a wooden icosahedron in D20 formation.Made from 1/2 inch plywood. Glued and sealed. This one is made to be used! Why? I had recently rebuilt a discarded cast iron table saw. This thing was an absolute tragedy... I...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:15:55 PDT
Mobile Workbench W/ Plywood
Mobile Workbench W/ Plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> darbinorvar I needed more work space and storage space, so I decided to build a simple mobile workbench that I could roll into my shed when it's not needed. The construction of this bench is very simple, and it has four deep drawers that provide a ton of storage space for different tools. Plywood So this who...
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:07:53 PDT
Plywood Window Seat with Cube Storage
Plywood Window Seat with Cube Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> PeterD60 Every home has its problems. Mine was lack of storage for shoes near our front door. I looked at several stores and was shocked by the $100 USD price tag on cheap particle board furniture. I knew there had to be a better solution.I bought at single 4' x 8' sheet of 1/2" Baltic birch plywood ($34) an...
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 19:19:06 PDT
Bookend - TIE Interceptor
Bookend - TIE Interceptor - More DIY How To Projects]]> darthwolf I've had a scale model Tie Interceptor lying about for a couple of years now and I just couldn't find a proper place for it. Finally I figured I could make a simple bookend/stand for it. I opted for plywood and a bit of plexiglass I had lying about. Tools and materials:plywood (7mm thick)plexigl...
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 05:49:11 PDT
How to make a simple Height Gauge
How to make a simple Height Gauge - More DIY How To Projects]]> Paoson Woodwork Hello everyone. While I was working on a project I realized I could really use a height gauge for my router bits and discs, so I've decided to make one based on commercially available ones using my digital caliper. You can download the Plans for free here.Video for mobile devices. Easy to assemble...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 03:37:15 PDT
Plywood Hot Wire Foam Cutter
Plywood Hot Wire Foam Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> Benne Styrofoam is a great material and can be used for many things like prototyping, prop making and even RC airplanes. Cutting styrofoam can be very tricky though. The best tool for this is a hot wire foam cutter. I wanted to be able to recycle styrofoam for future projects, so I decided to make my own....
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:11:02 PDT
Plywood Pencil box
Plywood Pencil box - More DIY How To Projects]]> nancygribble School is on the horizon and my little one is starting 3K. He has to have a killer pencil box right? Sure a plastic one from target is $1 and ready to go. But it's just not quite his style. Or mine?So with the budget looming above my head I chose to use all recycled stuff. Should n't be hard to...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 08:59:13 PDT
Homemade Table Saw Fence Mechanism
Homemade Table Saw Fence Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> Elias Stratakos In this instructable you'll see: How I built an easy, quick, simple and really steady homemade table saw fence mechanism, made of MDF, OSB, Pinewood, Plywood and a pair of ball bearing drawer slides. Firstly, I cut these pieces for the fence, which are made of OSB. Because I didn’t have a ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:58:38 PDT
How To Make A Plywood Mallet
How To Make A Plywood Mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> Paoson Woodwork I'm going to make a mallet. Let's take a look at how to make it. First we glue the printable template onto the plywood board. You'll find in this link where you can download it for free.Video for mobile devices. Cutting Along The Lines Using an inverted jigsaw, we cut along the lines.I've tried t...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:49:43 PDT
Side Table
Side Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> FABLAB Dhahran Hey guys, in this tutorial we will be making a side table using CNC machine. The design was originally made using InkScape software. Then, we imported the design into Vcarve to adjust the cutting profile settings. So, Let's get started and go step by step. Note : This project was made in FABLAB D...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:00:47 PDT
Display Cabinet (curio)
Display Cabinet (curio) - More DIY How To Projects]]> kooler my daughter needed a cabinet for her breyer horses so I needed to get to work.. Building the box I started by building the box 36'' x 70'' x 16'' from some junk 3/4'' plywood.. it gets painted later Painting and frames I taped the sides up so the glue had something to hold to.. and i had diffe...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 23:24:01 PDT
Butterfly Coat Rack from off cuts
Butterfly Coat Rack from off cuts - More DIY How To Projects]]> n1cod3mus Using off cuts I created a Butterfly coat rack for my other half, I have been promising to make her a coat rack for a while now but with other projects and time constraints I've not been able to. When I started I didn't really know what I was going to create, I knew she liked Butterfly's so I knew i...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 04:11:37 PDT
60-minute bookcase
60-minute bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> innerbubba I had a brainfart this morning that transformed a $10 spare scrap of plywood into a really cool 5' tall, designery bookcase that some yuppie idiot would probably pay a few hundred for. Warning: this procedure involves extensive lame woodworking techniques such as glueing and stapling with nailguns....
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Mon, 9 Jan 2006 23:16:45 PST
The Cornhole Boards
The Cornhole Boards - More DIY How To Projects]]> -BALES- Cornhole: An American lawn game in which players take turns throwing bags of corn (or bean bags) at a raised platform with a hole in the far end.I grew up in Iowa and I can tell you ... that was NOT what cornhole meant, but I digress .... this is a family show.Friends of mine have occasional gatheri...

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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:10:05 PDT
Newspaper Stand
Newspaper Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> ThomasJ1 A friend of mine who works for one of the local newspaper asked me if I wanted to make a few stands for them to replace their old wire racks. The requirements for the new stand were the following: Sturdy Elegant Heavy Tall Needs to display the news at eye level Needs advertising on side...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 17:54:11 PDT
Walkway Welcome Sign
Walkway Welcome Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> amackay Another one of my late Great Uncle's creations, this cheerful little birdie is always there to provide a welcome greeting to anyone who walks up to your door. When it's time for your guests to leave, he's there again to say a cheerful 'Good-Bye" .This whimsical little sign is made from bits of scra...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 15:10:26 PDT
Ultimate Drill Press Table
Ultimate Drill Press Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> dpmakestuff The drill press is one of the most valuable tools you can have in your shop; They're also a tremendous waste of space! I combat that a little bit in this video by building an integrated storage unit / table for my drill press.Plans are available on my website store. Assemble the Carcass Start by ...
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 09:09:51 PDT
Head Shaped Mini Shelf
Head Shaped Mini Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> joseariel Make your own organizer for small objects.Store small things such as jewerly, cosmetics, coins...Customize it: Download "Head.3dmk" file and edit it, change dimensions and more using Autodesk 123D Make. Cut the parts You can either :print the parts from the PDF Document (Parts.pdf) , tape them on...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 16:10:57 PDT
Cow & Bull Garden Ornament
Cow & Bull Garden Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> amackay I had a Great Uncle who was what people would consider a bit of a folk artist.He would make little whimsical creations from bits of scrap wood and put them together with very basic wood working tools and some paint.My Great Uncle passed away many years ago, but I found my self very fortunate to hav...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:35:52 PDT
Wooden Screw Clamps
Wooden Screw Clamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> dpmakestuff The most "woodworky" clamp of all woodworking clamps. I am always in need of more clamps, and I prefer to build my own tools. Imagine my delight when I discovered Jorgensen makes a kit that fills all my needs and desires. They're relatively cheap and well made. The kit leaves lots of room for im...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:52:37 PDT
Lasercut your portrait! :)
Lasercut your portrait! :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> RichardCreator We all know printed portraits. Although they can be beautiful, they aren't that original.With a small effort you can be way more unique by lasercutting your portrait!Follow the steps and you will be guided on how to do so, it is fairly easy and a lot of fun :D Have a portrait You can either shoot...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 13:29:01 PDT
Honda Fit Bedliner
Honda Fit Bedliner - More DIY How To Projects]]> BoilingLeadBath The OEM cargo bay floor in the Honda Fit is delicate, unlike this bed liner.The leaves that cover the rear seats fold back to allow those seats to be deployed. Also, the rear part of the bed liner folds forwards to allow access to the spare tire compartment. Designed with ribs under the rear part of...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 16:27:32 PDT
Simple NASA Utility Cart
Simple NASA Utility Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> dpmakestuff This cart was inspired by my favorite artist, Tom Sachs. I've been a huge fan of his for years and can't help but be inspired by his work. He has his own space program and I think this piece, at the very least, would blend in with his amazing work. Click on his name back over there to be taken t...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 10:27:01 PDT
Gear Puzzle
Gear Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> FABLAB Dhahran Hey guys,Today we're going to make a gear puzzle using CNC machine. You can challenge yourself and your friends with this innovative game. What's special about this one is that it's easy to make and DIY so you can enjoy this puzzle with friends and family in the making and playing.So, let's get star...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:59:25 PDT
Wooden Candy Container
Wooden Candy Container - More DIY How To Projects]]> FABLAB Dhahran Hello everyone, today we well learn new techniques with the CNC machine to make awesome candy container. It's really simple and fun project to make. We will use different types of bits to make this nice container. So, let's get started. Credit : This project was originally made by Michael Tyler R...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:21:33 PDT
The Gnome Door
The Gnome Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> -BALES- A friend of mine is coordinating an art installation project in Stoughton, MA, which involves Gnome doors (aka Fairy/Faerie doors). You know ... take the kids out on a weekend to search for doors, try to find them all, post them in Instagram, bring some traffic to local businesses, etc. He knows I...

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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 08:15:53 PDT
lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> crazyg made from an old drill and offcuts of plywood that were too small for alaster to make meta terrahorns out of alans lathe cost more than my house ,so as a lathing novice i thought id make something to practice on with a budget that suits my lathe experience. First slider as i was making the v...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 08:29:37 PDT
Laser cut laptop stand
Laser cut laptop stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> Uzful_Lab The simplest and lightest laptop stand you can imagine. Fits all 15" screen laptops and below, but easily alterable for bigger devices. Layout and cutting First, download the layout (.ai file) and grab a 29x29 cm, 3 mm thick plywood sheet. Don't forget to alterate the layout if your board is an o...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:01:54 PDT
Off-surface Shelf
Off-surface Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> FABLAB Dhahran Hi everyone, here's another fun easy to make project. In this project we will be making a small useful off-surface shelf with our own touch. All we need is a basic 2D designing skills. So, lets get started. Requirement For this project all we need is : 1- Plywood. ( I used 8mm thickness) 2- Sand...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 03:44:35 PDT
Laser Cut Propeller for RC Planes and Drones (5"x4")
Laser Cut Propeller for RC Planes and Drones (5"x4") - More DIY How To Projects]]> Hielke Rispens You know those old-fashioned wooden propellers they used to use on planes?How awsome would it be to have those powering your RC planes or drones!In this instructable i will lead you to the production proces of just that; a 5x4 inch wooden propeller. The propeller is made by laser cutting various lay...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 04:01:20 PDT
Tablesaw Stand
Tablesaw Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> Neroes This is a short description of how to build a tablesaw stand with folding side tables. Cutting list In order to build the stand few parts of birch ply must be cut to size.Since the tablesaw I use have rack and pinion for controling the fence, i made one of the sides low to allow for the fence to ...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 00:02:03 PDT
DIY TRIANGLE SHELVES < $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> MrFixItDIY Today I'm going to show you how I built these DIY triangle shelves for under $20. You can make anywhere from 6-10 of these out of a single 2' x 4' sheet of birch plywood depending on the size of the shelves you choose to make. Check out the video above for detailed visuals and let's get to work. M...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 21:20:58 PDT
Tablet wood cover with grip
Tablet wood cover with grip - More DIY How To Projects]]> MaikolDevid I didn't find a hard cover for the tablet that i use at work. So i decided to bild it. It took 4 or 5 hour ti finish. At first you need:Playwood 8mm, because the tablet is 7mm thick.Bike inner tubeSome tiny screwsWater based primer/stainVinyl glueDrillSawSandpaperThe main idea is to made it with the...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 17:31:00 PDT
Traveller's Cajon
Traveller's Cajon - More DIY How To Projects]]> Prodromosp The idea behind the "Traveller's Cajon" came up with the question of how would somebody be able to get their percussion wherever they might go, without worrying if there is enough space in their baggage.So considering this, I tried to make one cajon combining some dismounting tricks with the desired...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 14:13:18 PDT
Flat Pack Wine Rack
Flat Pack Wine Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> artisanerd This wooden wine rack consists of two pieces of wood that interlock to form a cradle for three bottles of wine. I wanted to see if I could make something that would fit together well, be easy to make, and not be too expensive. If you're short on space, you can dismantle it to store flat.I used 1/2" ...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 07:36:52 PDT
Mesa┬ĚCama XX
Mesa┬ĚCama XX - More DIY How To Projects]]> Paula Cabezon Mesa·Cama XXA partir de dos necesidades: comer y dormir, dentro de un espacio reducido en el interior de una casa rodante en remodelación, se diseña un mueble dinámico, que se adapta a ambas situaciones. Inspirado en muebles plegables que usan eficientemente el espacio, nace la Mesa-Cama XX, un di...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 07:02:30 PDT
Pair o' Stools with a Pair o' Tools
Pair o' Stools with a Pair o' Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> eLVirus88 In this Instructable I will show you how I was able to build a pair of flatpack stools out of a single piece of plywood, using just a couple of basic power tools. This project is affordable (around $30), attainable by even the most novice woodworker, and is a fun exercise in geometry and flatpack de...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 15:44:04 PDT
The Flat Pack Beer Caddy
The Flat Pack Beer Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> -BALES- It's been about two years since I made The Wooden 6-Pack, but it has one major flaw ... three if you listen to the critics who say 3/4" stock was too thick and it would be too heavy. To them I say, "make your own and lift some weights." The very real problem is this ... it holds "standard/tall" bo...

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Tue, 10 May 2016 08:10:54 PDT
Giant 555 Footstool
Giant 555 Footstool - More DIY How To Projects]]> tomatoskins Since the creation of integrated circuits, there has not been any circuit more useful, more iconic, than the 555 timer created by Hans R. Camenzind. This simple circuit named after it's 3 parallel 5k ohm resistors, has enabled engineers and hobbyist alike to build simple and complex circuits since 1...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:44:25 PDT
Mini Vodka Bottles Holder with LEDs
Mini Vodka Bottles Holder with LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this instructable I'm gonna show you a holder that I made as birthday present for my best friend.Since he loves and collects Absolut Vodka I bought him six mini bottles of different flavors. I bought them online and they arrived without any box so I decided to make a simple yet nice ...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 09:17:39 PDT
Artwork Frame
Artwork Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> Swinkless I have had this on my list for a very long time, as I think its really important to encourage creativity in children and to acknowledge their creations and new found skills. This interchangeable artwork frame does this perfectly. Cut List. I wanted to make it to hold an A3 sheet which is 297mm ×...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 12:31:54 PDT
REMIX: Plywood Drink Coasters
REMIX: Plywood Drink Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> FlahertyS The other night, while browsing Instructables, I came across this one by Tom Howbridge: glancing at my drink sweating on top of a newspaper, I thought I would give his idea a try. I used slightly different materials and processes than Tom, s...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 21:02:58 PDT
Playing Card Chest
Playing Card Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> Special A The ideaDuring our Christmas Holidays at my fiancées family I got a idea for a birthday present for her mother. The latter is into playing card games and owns many of them. She's got even a card shuffler, but she didn’t have a proper way to store all of the items. So I planned a chest to solve the p...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 13:51:35 PDT
Making Scrapwood coffee table
Making Scrapwood coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> Robglacier Don't feel like reading? check out the above video showing an overview of the build process.If you're still with us and would like to make this, the following steps will walk you through the process and the lessons I learned along the way. Measure and Mark The triangle pattern is 2D representatio...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 19:51:09 PDT
Rocket Lamp
Rocket Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> inspiretomake Here is the good project to start developing your skills with scroll saw or coping saw. This lamp is super easy to make and it's a fun build Tools and Materials I build my lamp out of 11mm birch plywood. I used a scroll saw, hole saw, drill and some sand paper.I used a bandsaw to downsize my work...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 21:21:07 PDT
Mage dice tower: Lasercut and 3D Printed
Mage dice tower: Lasercut and 3D Printed - More DIY How To Projects]]> scottbr08 We play a lot of board games around my house, and if you have kids, then you know what it's like to be fetching dice off the floor every few turns. So a few months back, my girlfriend and I started looking into dice towers in order to keep the dice from flying across the room. I took note of differe...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 16:23:52 PDT
Adjustable Table Saw Taper Jig
Adjustable Table Saw Taper Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> dpmakestuff Cheap, easy, adjustable Taper Jig! Allows you to create all sorts of tapers on the table saw for cheap! Make it bigger, make it smaller, make it wider, make it taller, who cares? Minimal tools required to make it so no excuses!Here is a link to the plans or you can build it to suit your project http...
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 09:06:52 PDT
Theater Cube
Theater Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mrballeng This box is a movie projector which uses your phone as the image source. Simply put your phone in, adjust the counterbalanced lid, and turn out the lights. Don't forget the popcorn. It also doubles as a memory box when not in use. I made this box to display something not easily noticed. It's a culmi...
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 01:39:40 PDT