Instructables: exploring - workshop - plywood - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:16:25 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY Kitchen Extractor Hood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kitchen-Extractor-Hood/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:32:51 PST
Mid Century Style Wall System Made Out of Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Style-Wall-System-Made-Out-of-Plywood/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 02:07:20 PST
The Plywood Portal http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Plywood-Portal/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 12:09:52 PST
Fast and Furious Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-and-Furious-Book-Case/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 10:46:51 PST
Laser Cut Dinosaur Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Dinosaur-Box/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 17:31:43 PST
Tetris Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetris-Puzzle-Box/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:55:08 PST
Free Plywood & More From Old Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Mans-Trash-Anothers-Treasure/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 22:57:50 PST
DIY Breakfast Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Breakfast-Bar/
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 15:51:07 PST
Make Your Own Plywood Mallet! | DIY Woodworking Tools #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Your-Own-Woodwoking-Mallet-W-Leftover-Plywo/
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 09:27:44 PST
Modular Plywood Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Plywood-Workbench/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 11:46:04 PST
Plywood Hexagon Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Hexagon-Lamp/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 05:20:38 PST
PLYWOOD DRINK COASTERS ! http://www.instructables.com/id/PLYWOOD-DRINK-COASTERS-/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 13:33:55 PST
Wall Mounted Plywood Entertainment Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mounted-Plywood-Entertainment-Center/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 20:44:35 PST
Legend of Zelda Surround Sound Tv Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-Surround-Sound-Tv-Cabinet/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 22:57:39 PST
My Truck Bed / Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Truck-Bed-Camper/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:37:43 PST
Solder Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Solder-Holder-1/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 23:45:26 PST
DIY Laptop Table - Using Limited Tools & Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Table-Using-Limited-Tools-Plywood/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 01:26:10 PST
Simple & sturdy workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sturdy-Workbench/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 14:54:20 PST
DIY Storage Benches http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Storage-Benches/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 19:22:13 PST
Coffee Table w/ Raising Top/compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-W-Raising-Topcompartment/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:27:17 PST
Bedside Table with Trestle http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedside-Table-With-Trestle/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 12:41:06 PST
Building a rad Nightmare Before Christmas Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Rad-Nightmare-Before-Christmas-Light-Bo/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 15:10:57 PST
Curvy Plywood Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Curvy-Plywood-Stools/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 08:12:59 PST
Folding Plywood Sawhorses http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Plywood-Sawhorses/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 08:35:46 PST
Jigsaw Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Jigsaw-Puzzle-1/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 05:34:13 PST
CC Chair - how to bend plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/CC-Chair-How-to-Bend-Plywood/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:16:02 PST
IKEA Karlstad Sofa Arm Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Karlstad-Sofa-Arm-Repair/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:57:00 PST
Custom Wood Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wood-Workbench/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 09:48:19 PST
Floating Color Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Color-Pencil-Holder/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 07:49:06 PST
Adding a Drawer to an IKEA Kitchen Island http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Drawer-to-an-IKEA-Kitchen-Island/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:18:44 PST
Secret Compartment Box II http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Box-II/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 10:32:30 PST
Campaign Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Campaign-Desk/
Campaign Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RQL3/IJEOT08B/FOBRQL3IJEOT08B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RQL3/IJEOT08B/FOBRQL3IJEOT08B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RQL3/IJEOT08B/FOBRQL3IJEOT08B.SMALL.jpg wholman A campaign desk is a nomadic writing table, popularized by officers of the British Empire in the colonial-minded 1800s. Wealthy officers, who often bought their commissions from the Crown (as opposed to actually training as soldiers), furnished their field tents with teak or mahogany chests, cots, a...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 18:05:21 PST
Chamfered Laser Cut Bread Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Chamfered-Laser-Cut-Bread-Knife/
Chamfered Laser Cut Bread Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/4H03/IJ0EG6CC/F0M4H03IJ0EG6CC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/4H03/IJ0EG6CC/F0M4H03IJ0EG6CC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/4H03/IJ0EG6CC/F0M4H03IJ0EG6CC.SMALL.jpg Fremont Laser and Design In this instructable, we teach you how to make your very own serrated plastic bread knife with a laser cutter! You might ask, why bother? Well, in the process of developing some stuff here at Fremont Laser and Design, we figured out that we can - and that's reason enough for us. We think the jigging...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 07:31:06 PST
Different Take on Quick, Inexpensive Plywood and 2x4 Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Different-Take-on-Quick-Inexpensive-Plywood-and-2x/
Different Take on Quick, Inexpensive Plywood and 2x4 Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/UM9K/IIRPHRD9/FHMUM9KIIRPHRD9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/UM9K/IIRPHRD9/FHMUM9KIIRPHRD9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/UM9K/IIRPHRD9/FHMUM9KIIRPHRD9.SMALL.jpg russ_hensel I have a lot of stuff and therefore need a lot of shelves to store all if it. I have built them in many many different ways. This instructable is for bulk storage where simplicity, quick build, and low cost are the desired factors, appearance matters not so much. These instructions will focus on ...
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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 18:16:41 PST
Toddler Table and Stool. http://www.instructables.com/id/Toddler-Table-and-Stool/
Toddler Table and Stool. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/FGBF/IIRRMOOL/FLOFGBFIIRRMOOL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/FGBF/IIRRMOOL/FLOFGBFIIRRMOOL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/FGBF/IIRRMOOL/FLOFGBFIIRRMOOL.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome Howdy Instructable readers. Today, I am going to show you how I made a table and stool for my daughter. I am going to try to keep it easy with a moderate amount of tools that a home wood shop may have. Including stain and consumables I would estimate that I have about $50 in materials. I had ...
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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 15:25:18 PST
Stich & Glue Plywood Canoe http://www.instructables.com/id/Stich-Glue-Plywood-Canoe/
Stich & Glue Plywood Canoe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/LUH6/IJQO132C/FP9LUH6IJQO132C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/LUH6/IJQO132C/FP9LUH6IJQO132C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/LUH6/IJQO132C/FP9LUH6IJQO132C.SMALL.jpg StefanV13 Hi!I developed the urge to build my own canoe/kayak. It took a while to get the courage for the undertaking, and my research took me down several possible avenues. Eventually, with the tools, time and money I had on hand, I settled on a "stitch & glue" building method using plywood, fibreglass and v...
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 07:12:00 PST
Simple 2' x 4' Computer Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-2-X-4-Computer-Desk/
Simple 2' x 4' Computer Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7WLI/IIKOKGK7/FX37WLIIIKOKGK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7WLI/IIKOKGK7/FX37WLIIIKOKGK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7WLI/IIKOKGK7/FX37WLIIIKOKGK7.SMALL.jpg ForrestW Welcome to my tutorial of building yourself a cheap and simple computer desk. In this guide I will take you step by step on how to create your own like this. If you look closely at the images above the first one is what I came up with according to actual dimensions of certain materials, it will have...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 05:32:25 PST
Faux Live Edge Wood Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Live-Edge-Wood-Mirror/
Faux Live Edge Wood Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/SSOT/IIHPES96/FKTSSOTIIHPES96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/SSOT/IIHPES96/FKTSSOTIIHPES96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/SSOT/IIHPES96/FKTSSOTIIHPES96.SMALL.jpg madeinthegarage We've had this gifted floor mirror that seemed to perfectly fit into a corner in our bedroom by the door. However, it turned out that due to the angle of the door, the mirror could only be tilted so much without getting hit, that we could see only about ⅔ of our bodies. What good is that? We actuall...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 14:10:42 PST
How To Make Wooden Christmas Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Wooden-Christmas-Cards/
How To Make Wooden Christmas Cards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/JQM9/IIEYWZO3/FV1JQM9IIEYWZO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/JQM9/IIEYWZO3/FV1JQM9IIEYWZO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/JQM9/IIEYWZO3/FV1JQM9IIEYWZO3.SMALL.jpg MightyWood Merry Christmas to all of you!Please also watch the video and subscribe to my YouTube Channel for more projects in 2016!You can also support me by voting for me in one of the contests. You will find the button in the upper right corner."Santa" needed some Christmas cards for his friends and relative...
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 04:13:05 PST
Plywood PC Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-PC-Case/
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 14:12:02 PST
Plywood Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Letters/
Plywood Letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/1UEJ/IIAMD4L2/FL11UEJIIAMD4L2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/1UEJ/IIAMD4L2/FL11UEJIIAMD4L2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/1UEJ/IIAMD4L2/FL11UEJIIAMD4L2.SMALL.jpg OS11 Material First of all we need a 3/4" thick plywood sheet. I use this thickness cause of the size. The word is 1 meter long so it can be more stable Stencil You can print all the letters or shape on your printer (outline is better so you don't waste so much ink) Now u can transfer Cutting N...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 07:25:16 PST
Making a Cross Cut Sled for the Band Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cross-Cut-Sled-for-the-Band-Saw/
Making a Cross Cut Sled for the Band Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/XDPS/IIAZALMM/F5FXDPSIIAZALMM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/XDPS/IIAZALMM/F5FXDPSIIAZALMM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/XDPS/IIAZALMM/F5FXDPSIIAZALMM.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar A cross cut sled for band saw is a very useful addition to any shop and will make it a lot easier to get straight cuts on the band saw. This particular jig features a very useful clamping system which makes it easy to hold the wood in place, and make mitered cuts too.So let's go over how to build th...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 20:39:06 PST
RGB Projection Light http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Projection-Light/
RGB Projection Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/EQ8T/II96YK98/FSUEQ8TII96YK98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/EQ8T/II96YK98/FSUEQ8TII96YK98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/EQ8T/II96YK98/FSUEQ8TII96YK98.SMALL.jpg Andrew Sleigh This LED lamp is a simple lighting project that reuses a three colour LED light and mounts it in a tube to create a colourful projection light that looks great when pointed against a wall.Following these principles, you could take the project in many directions. For me was an opportunity to try tur...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 07:22:20 PST
The Poplar and Plywood Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Poplar-and-Plywood-Plane/
The Poplar and Plywood Plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/346X/II96UT7U/FT6346XII96UT7U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/346X/II96UT7U/FT6346XII96UT7U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/346X/II96UT7U/FT6346XII96UT7U.SMALL.jpg -BALES- I'm not an aviator ... not a frequent flyer ... not particularly fascinated with aeronautics ... and I'm definitely not a bird ... though it would be pretty sweet to be an eagle. Making a wooden plane wasn't anywhere on my long list of desired shop projects and I certainly didn't have a need ... u...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 11:23:08 PST
Make your own (cheap and easy) Hand Planer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-cheap-and-Easy-Hand-Planer/
Make your own (cheap and easy) Hand Planer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/DP9Y/IIAOK0SV/FAGDP9YIIAOK0SV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/DP9Y/IIAOK0SV/FAGDP9YIIAOK0SV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/DP9Y/IIAOK0SV/FAGDP9YIIAOK0SV.SMALL.jpg Paoson Woodwork I had been searching the market for new hand planes to my workshop. There are several brands and models but they're usually so expensive tools, so after a long research on the internet, I figured out how to recycle my old cutting discs from my circular saw and plywood remains.I started the design in...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 03:35:27 PST
The Dog Walking Station - Rolled Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dog-Walking-Station-Rolled-Bags/
The Dog Walking Station - Rolled Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/RJFR/IHWIM1S9/F71RJFRIHWIM1S9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/RJFR/IHWIM1S9/F71RJFRIHWIM1S9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/RJFR/IHWIM1S9/F71RJFRIHWIM1S9.SMALL.jpg -BALES- A few months ago, I made a dog walking station, which incorporated storage for plastic shopping bags ... a reuse concept basically. Thanks to some of the great comments, I decided to make a version which incorporates the bags on a roll.I used the same construction method for the backing board and w...
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 15:58:12 PST
Making Awesome Tool Handles on the Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Awesome-Tool-Handles-on-the-Lathe/
Making Awesome Tool Handles on the Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/H6T1/IHRLDVY4/F52H6T1IHRLDVY4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/H6T1/IHRLDVY4/F52H6T1IHRLDVY4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/H6T1/IHRLDVY4/F52H6T1IHRLDVY4.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Making your own tool handles on the lathe is a really fun projects. I'm going to be making some handles for a couple of different kitchen tools, however you could use the same concepts to make handles for chisels, files, knives - or whatever you need. By gluing up different woods you can get some re...
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 09:37:59 PST
DIY Luxo Jr. Lamp (Pixar Inspired) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Luxo-Jr-Lamp-Pixar-Inspired/
DIY Luxo Jr. Lamp (Pixar Inspired) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/MD4S/IHI3QS1E/F2ZMD4SIHI3QS1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/MD4S/IHI3QS1E/F2ZMD4SIHI3QS1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/MD4S/IHI3QS1E/F2ZMD4SIHI3QS1E.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren I wanted to make a Pixar style lamp out of wood. It took me three attempts, but I'm happy with the result! CNC Fail I chose this project because I wanted to learn Google Sketchup. It took me about 3 days but I finally got the hang of it. Unfortunately, I couldn't get the X-Carve to cut properl...
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 10:03:18 PST
Make laser cut bathymetric maps http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-laser-cut-bathymetric-maps/
Make laser cut bathymetric maps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/MCKV/IH0WAR71/FYHMCKVIH0WAR71.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/MCKV/IH0WAR71/FYHMCKVIH0WAR71.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/MCKV/IH0WAR71/FYHMCKVIH0WAR71.SMALL.jpg LoganB23 I find that the best way to learn something new is to just pick a project and try to figure out how to get it done. Yes, there will be problems along the way. You might get half way through only to realize that you messed up at step 2 and need to undo all your work and start again. It can be frustra...
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 00:26:19 PST
Design and Fabrication of a Bending-Active Pavilion http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-Fabrication-of-a-Plywood-Pavilion/
Design and Fabrication of a Bending-Active Pavilion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/OQ2P/IHF6MSFZ/F2TOQ2PIHF6MSFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/OQ2P/IHF6MSFZ/F2TOQ2PIHF6MSFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/OQ2P/IHF6MSFZ/F2TOQ2PIHF6MSFZ.SMALL.jpg riclamagna Why is it so hard to build freeform shapes? Mainly because most fabrication machines are meant to process flat material stock, and the complexity increases exponentially as soon as we move from 2D to 3D. Money is also a big issue. To quote a very interesting Instructable recently featured on this si...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 13:27:17 PST