Instructables: exploring - workshop - pocket http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:05:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Multifunction Pocket Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Multifunction-Pocket-Tool/
DIY Multifunction Pocket Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/EPZM/HP1Q56O8/FN1EPZMHP1Q56O8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/EPZM/HP1Q56O8/FN1EPZMHP1Q56O8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/EPZM/HP1Q56O8/FN1EPZMHP1Q56O8.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver I started this project because I wanted a more convenient way to carry and store the variety of 1/4" bits that I like to keep with me for my day to day tinkering.  Once I had something that served that purpose I thought it would be fun to try to pack in a bit more utility by adding on some features ...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:08:59 PST
Decorate your locker http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorate-your-locker/
Decorate your locker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/XTM6/HM8CW3LK/FDOXTM6HM8CW3LK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/XTM6/HM8CW3LK/FDOXTM6HM8CW3LK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/XTM6/HM8CW3LK/FDOXTM6HM8CW3LK.SMALL.jpg LivDW00 Decorate ur locker with these simple tips xx Make a whiteboard! plz follow me to find out how to make it (make tutorial soon) Make a pencil holder. Make a pencil holder simply by cutting diagonally down the box and then decorate. Place an adhesive magnet on the back. Mirror place a magnet ...
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Wed, 9 Oct 2013 21:26:10 PDT
Variable Portable Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Variable-Portable-Power-Supply/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/4EQO/HKHPOJMB/F2K4EQOHKHPOJMB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/4EQO/HKHPOJMB/F2K4EQOHKHPOJMB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/4EQO/HKHPOJMB/F2K4EQOHKHPOJMB.SMALL.jpg Tyler_Durden I was looking around on Instructables and saw this project http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Size-Power-Supply/ which inspired me to do the project below. I decided to create a portable variable voltage power supply so I could go to garage sales and Goodwills to test toys and camera’s etc.… to ...
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 16:10:21 PDT
Kreg Jig Work Platform Idea http://www.instructables.com/id/Kreg-Jig-Work-Platform-Idea-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/UG4N/HIPISMW8/FBSUG4NHIPISMW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/UG4N/HIPISMW8/FBSUG4NHIPISMW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/UG4N/HIPISMW8/FBSUG4NHIPISMW8.SMALL.jpg Steliart - Stelios LA Stavrinides Kreg Jig Work Platform Idea Since the Kreg jig system uses its own screws, drill bits, drivers, plugs etc., a dedicated work platform with storage is a good idea. This is not actually a step by step how to build it project, but a presentation of the idea and what you can do. It's very easy to buil...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 07:07:50 PDT
Waist High Planter Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Waist-High-Planter-Box/
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Sat, 13 Apr 2013 19:03:31 PDT
Pocket Candle, or : How I learned to stop worrying and love the Dark. http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Candle-or-How-I-learned-to-stop-worrying/
Pocket Candle, or : How I learned to stop worrying and love the Dark. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/8WFN/HET1AJPI/FW18WFNHET1AJPI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/8WFN/HET1AJPI/FW18WFNHET1AJPI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/8WFN/HET1AJPI/FW18WFNHET1AJPI.SMALL.jpg MrE Have you ever been watching a movie and seen where the characters are suddenly plunged into the dark. One enterprising person invariably pulls out a lighter or some matches. Yay! Unfortunately unless you're in a movie the light fades quickly from a match or the lighter will get very hot. In the case...
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Thu, 28 Mar 2013 00:22:00 PDT
How to make a travel fork-spoon out of wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-travel-fork-spoon-out-of-wood/
How to make a travel fork-spoon out of wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/JM7C/HD8Z1ARB/FZ6JM7CHD8Z1ARB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/JM7C/HD8Z1ARB/FZ6JM7CHD8Z1ARB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/JM7C/HD8Z1ARB/FZ6JM7CHD8Z1ARB.SMALL.jpg uncoolpizza I like the idea of portable utensils, but often they have long handles, too many features, or folding parts that make them too clunky for carrying day-to-day. I saw this great utensil in a blog about minimizing one's waste called the "No Trash Project." The author of the blog posted a photo of their...
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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 02:28:57 PST
Leather leg pouch for tools or whatever fits in! http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-leg-pouch-for-tools-or-whatever-fits-in/
Leather leg pouch for tools or whatever fits in! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/1WNA/HAQ3D8OO/FHP1WNAHAQ3D8OO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/1WNA/HAQ3D8OO/FHP1WNAHAQ3D8OO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/1WNA/HAQ3D8OO/FHP1WNAHAQ3D8OO.SMALL.jpg SussoGobbino Good day to all of you respectable sirs and welcome to my very first instructable of my very first leather creation! I will hereby describe the materials and the process I followed to craft this useful pouch. Have a nice time reading this and do not be restrained from asking me questions or advici...
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Fri, 18 Jan 2013 15:00:59 PST
Pocket Multi-Tool for Women http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Multi-Tool-for-Women/
Pocket Multi-Tool for Women - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/6CA5/HBNXV2QI/F8U6CA5HBNXV2QI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/6CA5/HBNXV2QI/F8U6CA5HBNXV2QI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/6CA5/HBNXV2QI/F8U6CA5HBNXV2QI.SMALL.jpg ChrysN This idea came to me after reading a forum discussion here at Instructables regarding whether or not women carry pocket knives or scissors.  I was wondering if perhaps it was because pocket knives and multi-tools tend to look too manly.  They are often  too bulky to carry in one's pocket and not som...
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Wed, 9 Jan 2013 15:21:03 PST
Bullet Shell Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/Bullet-Shell-Screwdriver/
Bullet Shell Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/0Q08/HAWBW6KF/FB60Q08HAWBW6KF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/0Q08/HAWBW6KF/FB60Q08HAWBW6KF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/0Q08/HAWBW6KF/FB60Q08HAWBW6KF.SMALL.jpg theslingshotkid For this simple instructable, I take an empty bullet shell an turn it until a very useful pocket tool. Supplies The first thing you're going to need to do is gather you supplies. You will need epoxy, an empty bullet shell, a philips head screw driver drill bit.  Mix the epoxy Mix the epoxy wit...
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Wed, 19 Dec 2012 16:59:05 PST
Saw Keychain - From Sawzall Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Saw-Keychain/
Saw Keychain - From Sawzall Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/QZX2/H4UZYYRE/F7AQZX2H4UZYYRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/QZX2/H4UZYYRE/F7AQZX2H4UZYYRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/QZX2/H4UZYYRE/F7AQZX2H4UZYYRE.SMALL.jpg marc.cryan Build a very strong keychain tool from a Sawzall Blade . Motivation: It is often a desperate move scratch at something with your keys.  At best you will tear up whatever you are trying to cut or pry, at worst you will break your key and be stranded.  I've tried to make a keychain tool that could re...
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012 18:00:58 PDT
DIY Wooden Stool made with Pocket Hole joinery http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Stool-made-with-Pocket-Hole-joinery/
DIY Wooden Stool made with Pocket Hole joinery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/S3QH/H4AG56PP/FWJS3QHH4AG56PP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/S3QH/H4AG56PP/FWJS3QHH4AG56PP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/S3QH/H4AG56PP/FWJS3QHH4AG56PP.SMALL.jpg sosclosetsandfurniture I made this great little stool from some left over wooden legs and some scrap plywood.  I have become a big fan of using my Kreg Pocket Hole jig.  The jig allows for some easy super quick and really strong joinery.  Don't be intimidated by the gizmo.  It is really quite easy to use and relatively in...
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Wed, 11 Jul 2012 14:44:42 PDT
Simple bedside shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-bedside-shelf/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/BITM/H4AGJ7OB/FXMBITMH4AGJ7OB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/BITM/H4AGJ7OB/FXMBITMH4AGJ7OB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/BITM/H4AGJ7OB/FXMBITMH4AGJ7OB.SMALL.jpg Isshinryu This is a very handy shelf that I have had attached to the side of my bed for several years now, and has served me very well. It was so simple and easy, I thought others might like to make one as well. What you need: 1. Wood Chip Box 2. 5" x 7" shelf brackets x2 3. 3/8" x bolts with nuts x6 How to...
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Sun, 8 Jul 2012 13:12:58 PDT
mini bright lite http://www.instructables.com/id/mini-bright-lite/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/Q4CA/GV1HIIBZ/FKXQ4CAGV1HIIBZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/Q4CA/GV1HIIBZ/FKXQ4CAGV1HIIBZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/Q4CA/GV1HIIBZ/FKXQ4CAGV1HIIBZ.SMALL.jpg will1010 I wanted to make a very bright light to use for many things also this light works as a heater you need  1. Altoids tin  2. 9 volt battery 3. 9 volt battery connecter 4. 4.8 volt 75 amp light bulb (durrable) 5. light bulb holder (the thing that holds the bulb) 6. switch 7. electrical tape 8. solderi...
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Tue, 15 Nov 2011 19:42:20 PST
Pocket Spoknork. http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Spoknork/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/9MPT/GTXKD9K3/F8B9MPTGTXKD9K3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/9MPT/GTXKD9K3/F8B9MPTGTXKD9K3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/9MPT/GTXKD9K3/F8B9MPTGTXKD9K3.SMALL.jpg black hole This is one my entries for both the pocket sized and epilog contests. Please vote! I've been trying to get that Leatherman for quite a while! When I saw some ultra-cheapo "Light My Fire" spoknorks(pronounced spo-nork, meaning a spoon, knife, and fork) at the store, I decided to make my own high-qua...
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Tue, 18 Oct 2011 18:20:56 PDT
300-foot Pocket Tape Measure http://www.instructables.com/id/300-foot-Pocket-Tape-Measure/
300-foot Pocket Tape Measure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/JDH5/GTV9U8OQ/FCFJDH5GTV9U8OQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/JDH5/GTV9U8OQ/FCFJDH5GTV9U8OQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/JDH5/GTV9U8OQ/FCFJDH5GTV9U8OQ.SMALL.jpg ProfHankD How many 300-foot tape measures fit in your pocket and cost under $2? I had a very nice, somewhat huge, open reel-type 300-foot surveyor's tape measure that worked well until one day it wound funny and I spent a couple of fruitless hours trying to un-jam my $100 measuring investment. I also own an ...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2011 06:38:32 PDT
Make A Miniature Folding Pocket Katana (video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-Folding-Pocket-Katana/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/EHR7/GSU4G3DY/FO1EHR7GSU4G3DY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/EHR7/GSU4G3DY/FO1EHR7GSU4G3DY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/EHR7/GSU4G3DY/FO1EHR7GSU4G3DY.SMALL.jpg nepheron I have a blog at www.makerweekend.com!!!!!111! !!!Please rate and vote this ible!!! Ever wanted to have a samarai sword? Not willing to be accused of having a weird weapon obsession? Then the pocket katana is for you! Finally, a tiny sword that you can stealthily carry with you everyday and prac...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2011 12:39:19 PDT
pocket sized tool box http://www.instructables.com/id/pocket-sized-tool-box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/6HAH/GS3BFAQ4/FDW6HAHGS3BFAQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/6HAH/GS3BFAQ4/FDW6HAHGS3BFAQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/6HAH/GS3BFAQ4/FDW6HAHGS3BFAQ4.SMALL.jpg Mahmoud Alaa my pocket sized tool box it has all the important tools that you should have it has: screwdrivers  lighter pliers or diagonal or wire cutter electric tabe  paper and marker cutter knife solder wire small hot glue gun stick  measuring tabe
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Mon, 12 Sep 2011 07:48:23 PDT
Wooden Pens And Other Small Turning Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pens-And-Other-Small-Turning-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/YW4N/GL24A5OX/FELYW4NGL24A5OX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/YW4N/GL24A5OX/FELYW4NGL24A5OX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/YW4N/GL24A5OX/FELYW4NGL24A5OX.SMALL.jpg finbar galdeep these are some small turning projects I've done. there are some clocks, a finial, a plumb-bob, a bottle stopper, a mallet, a goblet, some tops, and some pens. They are done on a 24 by 12 inch jet midi lathe, using wood and kits mostly from wood craft. to do the finial i used a great video series on ...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2011 08:58:35 PDT
How To Fix A Cracked Pocket Bike Body http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Fix-A-Cracked-Pocket-Bike-Body/
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Sat, 13 Aug 2011 23:07:10 PDT
hanging plant pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/hanging-plant-pocket/
hanging plant pocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/RJNA/GKQ398DE/FSJRJNAGKQ398DE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/RJNA/GKQ398DE/FSJRJNAGKQ398DE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/RJNA/GKQ398DE/FSJRJNAGKQ398DE.SMALL.jpg RonnyK These are modeled after the hanging wall planter made by "woolly pockets" . This company is environmentally friendly and uses fabric made from recycled plastic bottles to make their planters. Consequently, the pockets are a little pricey for my budget. If you can afford it, I fully recommend support...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2011 21:57:12 PST
Air-Powered Star Trek Style Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Powered-Star-Trek-Style-Door/
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Mon, 6 Dec 2010 12:08:58 PST
Mini Tool-Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Tool-Kit/
Mini Tool-Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/KBY5/G5KPABQJ/FPMKBY5G5KPABQJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/KBY5/G5KPABQJ/FPMKBY5G5KPABQJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/KBY5/G5KPABQJ/FPMKBY5G5KPABQJ.SMALL.jpg sammowhammo18 A basic tool kit for basic everyday needs to make, create and fix stuff. BTW this is my first Instructable. Materials & Tools 1 clamshell zippered sunglasses case 1 small twistable keyring torch 2 safety pins 1 ballpoint pen wrapped in duck-tape 1 6" - 150mm shifter 1 carabiner 1 4 piece scr...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2010 10:17:21 PST
Making a Pocket Hole Jig with your Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Pocket-Hole-Jig-with-your-Router/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2010 04:10:30 PST
Pocket Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Screwdriver/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2009 20:24:30 PDT
How to make Keychain Cutaway Padlock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Keychain-Cutaway-Padlock/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2009 18:57:35 PDT
Stop table wobbles! http://www.instructables.com/id/Stop-table-wobbles/
Stop table wobbles! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/5MHW/FWYHRUXO/FTB5MHWFWYHRUXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/5MHW/FWYHRUXO/FTB5MHWFWYHRUXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/5MHW/FWYHRUXO/FTB5MHWFWYHRUXO.SMALL.jpg jlee1834 Tired of spilling coffee on your homework papers or laptop keyboard? Don't waste perfectly good napkins to stop the wobble. Stick a few of these cork discs in your backpack or pocket and use them to steady that shaky table. Save that cork The next time you open a bottle of wine, save that cork. O...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2009 14:23:09 PDT
DIY Handyman's Pocket Sized Tool Box, Feat. Home Made Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Handymans-Pocket-Sized-Tool-Box/
DIY Handyman's Pocket Sized Tool Box, Feat. Home Made Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/ZZPA/FW5H38FY/FNZZZPAFW5H38FY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/ZZPA/FW5H38FY/FNZZZPAFW5H38FY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/ZZPA/FW5H38FY/FNZZZPAFW5H38FY.SMALL.jpg =D By the end of this instructable, you will have a tool box with multiple screw bits, sockets, and hex keys. What's better than being able to repair and fix anything at your disposal on the go? Nothing of course!This tool box is highly personalizable. You can add many more things as long as it fits...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2009 19:28:31 PDT
Mini Pocket seed-starter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Pocket-seed-starter/
Mini Pocket seed-starter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/653E/FW5H35L2/F5U653EFW5H35L2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/653E/FW5H35L2/F5U653EFW5H35L2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/653E/FW5H35L2/F5U653EFW5H35L2.SMALL.jpg Rotten194 You a gardener? And are you tired of putting seeds in the ground, only to be eaten by animals as they sprout? How about you grow your seedlings inside, starting with the pocket greenhouse? This cool little gadget allows you to sprout seeds with your own body heat, and then flip the lid and pop out t...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2009 17:57:38 PDT
DVD Shelving for $20 (ish) http://www.instructables.com/id/DVD-Shelving-for-20-ish/
DVD Shelving for $20 (ish) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/V7ZQ/FTY4DDQD/F39V7ZQFTY4DDQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/V7ZQ/FTY4DDQD/F39V7ZQFTY4DDQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/V7ZQ/FTY4DDQD/F39V7ZQFTY4DDQD.SMALL.jpg mennell I have quite a bit of DVDs and came to the conclusion that I needed some organization. So one night when I couldn't sleep I drew up a plan for an easy DVD shelving unit. It's 48" tall by 36" wide and holds approximately 360 regular cases. Of course, these measurements can be changed to suit your ...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2009 14:54:04 PDT
How to crimp a Network Cable with a Victorinox Swiss Army Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-crimp-a-Network-Cable-with-a-Victorinox-Swi/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2008 14:18:55 PDT
Pocket Knife from Junky Multitool http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Knife-from-Junky-Multitool/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2008 23:38:15 PDT
Simple solar powered pocket submarine with depth control. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-solar-powered-pocket-submarine-with-depth-c/
Simple solar powered pocket submarine with depth control. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/NNRE/FE6F29IU/FHLNNREFE6F29IU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/NNRE/FE6F29IU/FHLNNREFE6F29IU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/NNRE/FE6F29IU/FHLNNREFE6F29IU.SMALL.jpg masynmachien What is the coolest thing that comes in pocket size? Well, a pocket submarine of course! Small submarines are often called pocket submarines and although the real life ones won't actually fit in your pockets, the one in this Instructable will. It will fit into your pocket and in the water it really...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2008 09:17:14 PDT
Pocket Sized: Key Ring Crocodile Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Key-Ring-Crocodile-Bottle-Opener/
Pocket Sized: Key Ring Crocodile Bottle Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/GLTK/FE7ITWFH/FFAGLTKFE7ITWFH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/GLTK/FE7ITWFH/FFAGLTKFE7ITWFH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/GLTK/FE7ITWFH/FFAGLTKFE7ITWFH.SMALL.jpg ll.13 It might be an Alligator, not a Crocodile.... you can decide what yours will be. ;-) Need a bottle opener, that's also stylish, and fits in your pocket along with your keys, make this!If you like this, please vote above. danke! =) Tools & Material What you'll need: Tools:Hacksaw (metal saw) FileD...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2008 07:31:39 PDT
Pocket Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Plant/
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Sat, 22 Mar 2008 20:23:49 PDT
Emergency repair kit - fits in your pocket or glove box http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-repair-kit---fits-in-your-pocket-or-glov/
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Sun, 16 Mar 2008 16:06:47 PDT
Make your own whistle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-whistle/
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Thu, 13 Mar 2008 17:36:50 PDT
Tips & Tricks, Hang Your Pocket Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips--Tricks-Hang-Your-Pocket-Tool/
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Mon, 22 Oct 2007 08:36:08 PDT
Pocket-Size Oil Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Size-Oil-Lamp/
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Fri, 3 Nov 2006 22:30:27 PST
Folding Pocket Saw Make From Jig Saw Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Pocket-Saw-Make-From-Jig-Saw-Blade/
Folding Pocket Saw Make From Jig Saw Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/F81A/XZREP27XEQY/F1OF81AXZREP27XEQY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/F81A/XZREP27XEQY/F1OF81AXZREP27XEQY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/F81A/XZREP27XEQY/F1OF81AXZREP27XEQY.SMALL.jpg Matin Folded Saw uses jig saw blade, a pop rivet with washers and a strip of nylon or other tough plastic. Cut the handle. Saw a slot for the blade (note: slot does not go through the back of the handle). null Indent in handle serves to pull saw blade out and to prevent hand from slliding when you ...
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Mon, 24 Apr 2006 19:26:00 PDT