Instructables: exploring - workshop - plywood - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Mar 2017 04:53:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Electronics Components Storage Cabinet II http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronics-Components-Storage-Cabinet-II/
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:49:16 PDT
Laser Cut Double Sided Wooden Doorknob Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Double-Sided-Wooden-Doorknob-Hanger/
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:15:03 PDT
Giant Homemade 16" Disc Sander (for the Lathe) http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Homemade-16-Disc-Sander-for-the-Lathe/
Giant Homemade 16" Disc Sander (for the Lathe) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/HAGG/J0COWRPQ/FX5HAGGJ0COWRPQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/HAGG/J0COWRPQ/FX5HAGGJ0COWRPQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/HAGG/J0COWRPQ/FX5HAGGJ0COWRPQ.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks Homemade 16" disk sander for my lathe, 2 tools in 1! The sanding disk is made from doubled up 3/4" plywood mounted to a face plate. The table is made from 3/4" plywood too mounted square to the disk. It attached to the lathe bed using 4 bolts at the location where an extension bed usually mounts, al...
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Sat, 18 Mar 2017 20:21:50 PDT
Fascinating Wooden Bowl Using Steam Bending in a Microwave http://www.instructables.com/id/Fascinating-Wooden-Bowl-Using-Steam-Bending-in-a-M/
Fascinating Wooden Bowl Using Steam Bending in a Microwave - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/D90X/J0CORWDA/FKLD90XJ0CORWDA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/D90X/J0CORWDA/FKLD90XJ0CORWDA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/D90X/J0CORWDA/FKLD90XJ0CORWDA.SMALL.jpg ZenziWerken I am very interested in creating designs on my desktop cnc that make perfect usage of a given material when going into the third dimension. A full 3d relief cut seams a unbelievable waste of material and time. So most of my designs rely completely on 2d operations giving the opportunity to use a la...
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Sat, 18 Mar 2017 09:51:50 PDT
Make It - Adjustable Router Fence http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Adjustable-Router-Fence/
Make It - Adjustable Router Fence - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/WA83/J048FJEE/FIIWA83J048FJEE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/WA83/J048FJEE/FIIWA83J048FJEE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/WA83/J048FJEE/FIIWA83J048FJEE.SMALL.jpg dpmakestuff I decided to upgrade my old "temporary" router fence with some better materials and improved functions. I find it useful for me to build a temporary version of certain shop fixtures to work out the bugs in everyday situations. Once I think I've got a proper design locked down, I scrap the temp ver...
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Sun, 12 Mar 2017 09:28:38 PDT
Shotgun Shell Light Sensor Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-Shell-Light-Sensor-Clock/
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 17:52:24 PST
Long Handle Tool Storage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Handle-Tool-Storage-Rack/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 20:42:14 PST
Plywood Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Laptop-Stand-1/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:53:57 PST
Kids Activity Chair (and Table) http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Activity-Chair-and-Table/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 05:28:39 PST
Quick Upcycled Plywood Sitting Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Upcycled-Plywood-Sitting-Stool/
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 19:16:20 PST
NASA Worm Logo Sign - Inspired By Tom Sachs http://www.instructables.com/id/NASA-Worm-Logo-Sign-Inspired-by-Tom-Sachs/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 20:03:14 PST
Plywood Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Cutting-Board/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 06:17:52 PST
Modular shelving plywood boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Shelving-Plywood-Boxes/
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 14:42:20 PST
Junkyard Compass and Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Junkyard-Compass-and-Thermometer/
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 11:24:36 PST
King Platform Bed From 2x4's and Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/King-Platform-Bed-From-2x4s-and-Plywood/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:23:16 PST
Make a Batman Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Batman-Shelf/
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 05:21:12 PST
Floor Lamp Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Floor-Lamp-Shade/
Floor Lamp Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/0MB9/IXQG3WS2/FNK0MB9IXQG3WS2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/0MB9/IXQG3WS2/FNK0MB9IXQG3WS2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/0MB9/IXQG3WS2/FNK0MB9IXQG3WS2.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hey guys, today we have interesting project to make. So, it's basically a floor lamp shade made using plywood. In this instructable will go step by step to show you how to make it. So, let's get started. Note: this project was made in FABLAB Dhahran by Jafar Alobaid and Hussain Alhudhud. Requirem...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 23:23:34 PST
Plywood stackable tables http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Stackable-TV-Tables/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 15:30:55 PST
Folding workbench and bench top power tool organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Workbench-and-Bench-Top-Power-Tool-Organiz/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 11:44:59 PST
Make a Saw Blade Knife With Plywood Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Saw-Blade-Knife-With-Plywood-Handle/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 03:25:14 PST
Assembling a Laser Cut Plywood Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembling-a-Laser-Cut-Plywood-Box/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 04:33:40 PST
Storage Staircase for Loft Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Staircase-for-Loft-Bed/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 12:26:05 PST
The Kids' Toolbox Build Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Kids-Toolbox-Build-Kit/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 07:56:05 PST
Edge Plywood Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Edge-Plywood-Desk/
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Sun, 25 Dec 2016 20:10:22 PST
Table for Circular Saw - 55$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-for-Circular-Saw-Less-Than-55/
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 14:14:48 PST
Scroll saw Grinch and dog holiday decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Scroll-Saw-Grinch-and-Dog-Holiday-Decoration/
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 23:35:02 PST
The Calvin and Hobbes Snowmen http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Calvin-and-Hobbes-Snowmen/
The Calvin and Hobbes Snowmen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SMALL.jpg -BALES- **If you like this project, please vote for it in the Epilog VIII and Homemade Gifts Contests!**Holiday decorations are not my thing, but if I'm going to make them ... they are going to be a bit macabre.Growing up in the 80s meant that Calvin and Hobbes were part of my Sunday comic review, as well a...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 08:02:27 PST
Wooden Fidget Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Fidget-Cube/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 13:00:10 PST
Plywood Sphere Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Sphere-Table/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 14:49:23 PST
2x4 Work Bench With Nested Rolling Assembly Table http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Work-Bench-With-Nested-Rolling-Assembly-Table/
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 21:31:49 PST
MK: DIY Aluminum YouTube Play Button #100SUBS http://www.instructables.com/id/MK-DIY-Aluminum-YouTube-Play-Button-100SUBS/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 05:41:22 PST
Fancy Wooden Fruit Bowl with 123D Make http://www.instructables.com/id/Fancy-Wooden-Fruit-Bowl-With-123D-Make/
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 06:02:45 PST
Kids Learning Tower / Work Desk for ~ 30$. http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Learning-Tower-Work-Desk-for-30/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:57:21 PST
Kids Toy Scale on a Desktop-CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Toy-Scale-on-a-Desktop-CNC/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 14:56:50 PST
2 sheets of plywood = DESK http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Sheets-of-Plywood-DESK/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:37:29 PST
Plywood Desk with several storage compartments http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Desk-With-Several-Storage-Compartments/
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 10:35:42 PST
Cheap, Improved Sawhorses http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Improved-Sawhorses/
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 12:51:47 PST
How to make a table saw - Making the Fence http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Table-Saw-Making-the-Fence/
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:34:58 PDT
Mid-Century Inspired Laser Cut Dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Inspired-Laser-Cut-Dresser/
Mid-Century Inspired Laser Cut Dresser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/XEX3/IUOHQGVL/FQ0XEX3IUOHQGVL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/XEX3/IUOHQGVL/FQ0XEX3IUOHQGVL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/XEX3/IUOHQGVL/FQ0XEX3IUOHQGVL.SMALL.jpg leanne_luce As an Apparel Designer, my confidence in furniture building was initially rather low. When I started looking at flat pack and laser cut furniture, I realized that it wasn't as intimidating as I originally though. Essentially, laser cut furniture was a series of flat patterns that fit together. If...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:37:32 PDT
Junkyard Radio to Table Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Junkyard-Radio-to-Table-Radio/
Junkyard Radio to Table Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/YFD5/IUKEP9T6/FN0YFD5IUKEP9T6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/YFD5/IUKEP9T6/FN0YFD5IUKEP9T6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/YFD5/IUKEP9T6/FN0YFD5IUKEP9T6.SMALL.jpg amackay Every few months or so, I like to do a bit of a scouting mission of my local u-pick auto parts place to look for inspiration for the next project. I usually look for items that generally aren't very popular for anyone looking for parts for their car but may still serve some sort of useful purpose. (...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 18:33:40 PDT
Stackable Shop Storage Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Stackable-Shop-Storange-Boxes/
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 08:02:26 PDT
The Lego Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Lego-Table/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 08:38:05 PDT
Corner Radius Gages http://www.instructables.com/id/Corner-Radius-Gages/
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:46:21 PDT
Plywood Watch Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Watch-Stand/
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:14:59 PDT
Forest bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Forest-Bookshelf/
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:26:39 PDT
Easy 3D topographical maps http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-3D-Topographical-Maps/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:10:21 PDT
Mitre Saw Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Mitre-Saw-Station/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:27:21 PDT
Plywood (end Grain) Drone Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-end-Grain-Drone-Box/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:25:07 PDT
Developing Kerf Hinges http://www.instructables.com/id/Developing-Kerf-Hinges/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 03:50:42 PDT
Plywood Icosahedron http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Icosahedron/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:15:55 PDT