Instructables: exploring - workshop - project - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:58:03 PST BLOX v1.01 Designing Lighting Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-Lighting-Unit/
Designing Lighting Unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/YY80/IY4QHTCF/FCIYY80IY4QHTCF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/YY80/IY4QHTCF/FCIYY80IY4QHTCF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/YY80/IY4QHTCF/FCIYY80IY4QHTCF.SMALL.jpg MahmoudT22 IN THIS TYPE OF DESIGNING WE WILL MAKE LIGHTING BOX WHICH CAN BE RECHARGE IF ANT THING ISNT CLEAR YOU CAAN ASK IN COMMENTS AND I WILL DO MY BEST TO HELP ^^ CUTTING THE WOOD COLLECTING PARTS LAST TOUCHES LIGHTING UNIT
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:54:46 PST
Superman Keyring http://www.instructables.com/id/Superman-Keyring/
Superman Keyring - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/U0NX/IXUQBDZV/FETU0NXIXUQBDZV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/U0NX/IXUQBDZV/FETU0NXIXUQBDZV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/U0NX/IXUQBDZV/FETU0NXIXUQBDZV.SMALL.jpg woodworking981 I made this keyring for my six year old cousin.It was alot of fun to make and improved my skills.warning! the superman logo is a registered trademark of DC so can not be sold without licensing Materials-wood -rotary tool/drill -xacto knife -sandpaper -Chisel -Heavy book (optional)-super man template...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 01:53:18 PST
Aluminum Can Solar Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Can-Solar-Heater/
Aluminum Can Solar Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/9ABZ/IXUQ6VAZ/F3B9ABZIXUQ6VAZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/9ABZ/IXUQ6VAZ/F3B9ABZIXUQ6VAZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/9ABZ/IXUQ6VAZ/F3B9ABZIXUQ6VAZ.SMALL.jpg Lillyvilleky This is how I made an aluminum can solar heater! Save cans Pop cans, beer cans, sparkling water cans, any aluminum cans you can save, save them! Gather supplies Once you have a bunch of aluminum cans saved, gather these supplies:Black spray paint (high heat) mine was for grills.High heat caulk...
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:46:15 PST
Big Smelter Project. Making the Lid - Part 2 of 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Smelter-Project-Making-the-Lid-Part-2-of-3/
Big Smelter Project. Making the Lid - Part 2 of 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/C7UQ/IXQG51OK/FKZC7UQIXQG51OK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/C7UQ/IXQG51OK/FKZC7UQIXQG51OK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/C7UQ/IXQG51OK/FKZC7UQIXQG51OK.SMALL.jpg DuralM I’m continuing building new metal melting furnace. That’s the second part of “Big Smelter” project and this time I’ll make the lid. Last time I cut off the top of the stove. Now it’s time to make a lid. Patch a hole I had to patch a hole which was left from a smoke duct. Also I had to clean ruste...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:57:46 PST
How to make a wooden toy bus for kids of all ages! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wooden-Toy-Bus-for-Kids-of-All-Ages/
How to make a wooden toy bus for kids of all ages! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/TZKN/IXGG1401/FU1TZKNIXGG1401.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/TZKN/IXGG1401/FU1TZKNIXGG1401.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/TZKN/IXGG1401/FU1TZKNIXGG1401.SMALL.jpg Richard Morley - BrainfizzUK This is a really simple and quite quick project that can be done with minimal tools, hand tools only and only takes a couple of hours. I really like these and plan to do more in the future! Enjoy. Materials and tools 'needed'. As far as materials, this project requires only "some bits of wood". B...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 07:56:32 PST
Make An Aluminum Earphones Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Aluminum-Earphones-Holder/
Make An Aluminum Earphones Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/ZMX0/IX6G10QH/FHAZMX0IX6G10QH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/ZMX0/IX6G10QH/FHAZMX0IX6G10QH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/ZMX0/IX6G10QH/FHAZMX0IX6G10QH.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop What is up everybody, In this video i will be machining an aluminum earphones holder that organizes ear pods so you wont have to unravel them every time you pull them from a pocket. Modeling - So, to start this project we are gonna need a large aluminum rod at least 40 mm in diameter.- I use a ha...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 08:09:27 PST
Hexagonal Picture Frame Wedding Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexagonal-Picture-Frame-Wedding-Gift/
Hexagonal Picture Frame Wedding Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/MGNH/IX6FYF29/FS2MGNHIX6FYF29.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/MGNH/IX6FYF29/FS2MGNHIX6FYF29.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/MGNH/IX6FYF29/FS2MGNHIX6FYF29.SMALL.jpg KellenHillman My only sister got married in January of 2016 so I decided to make her and my brother-in-law a hardwood picture frame as a wedding gift. This 6 month project turned into a 10 month project due to balancing work, friends, and free time. This is the largest wood project I have undertaken and certainly...
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 17:25:29 PST
How to Restore an Old Handsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-an-Old-Handsaw/
How to Restore an Old Handsaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/718N/IWWFZ3UL/FJI718NIWWFZ3UL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/718N/IWWFZ3UL/FJI718NIWWFZ3UL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/718N/IWWFZ3UL/FJI718NIWWFZ3UL.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop - what is up guys, In this video I will be showing how you can restore an old rusty handsaw with a bit of sanding, polishing and replacing an old broken handle with a 3d printed one. Removing handle -Ok, so lets get started. As you can see my saw was in pretty bad condition due to a long term exp...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 08:41:38 PST
American Flag Concealed gun compartment that hangs on wall http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Concealed-Gun-Compartment-That-Hangs/
American Flag Concealed gun compartment that hangs on wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F91/53D6/IW6PEU08/F9153D6IW6PEU08.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F91/53D6/IW6PEU08/F9153D6IW6PEU08.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F91/53D6/IW6PEU08/F9153D6IW6PEU08.SMALL.jpg Escagedo Woodworking I made a custom American Flag, Old Glory! It has a concealed compartment for gun storage. This wall decor hangs nice in any room as a conversation piece. It can hide your valuables and weapons, keeping them out of sight! The piece is made from pine. It's distressed using a number of techniques we'l...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 16:49:27 PST
Ultimate survival knife project http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Survival-Knife-Project/
Ultimate survival knife project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/EKGW/IXQG3FRK/FQJEKGWIXQG3FRK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/EKGW/IXQG3FRK/FQJEKGWIXQG3FRK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/EKGW/IXQG3FRK/FQJEKGWIXQG3FRK.SMALL.jpg juninhofensky The basic survival gear is a knife, so today I am going to be showing you how to make a knife, but not just any knife, a bush craft knife. lets get started.:Things you’ll need Tools1. Grinder2. Emery3. Clamps4. Vice grip 5. ...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:44:21 PST
How to Polish Stainless Steel Watch | Basics of Polishing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Polish-Stainless-Steel-Watch-Basics-of-Poli/
How to Polish Stainless Steel Watch | Basics of Polishing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/AT6X/IVO4CAP2/FLKAT6XIVO4CAP2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/AT6X/IVO4CAP2/FLKAT6XIVO4CAP2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/AT6X/IVO4CAP2/FLKAT6XIVO4CAP2.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop What is up everybody, in this video I will be showing you how to polish an old scratched stainless steel watch using an electric polish machine.- In the beginning I will also explain the basic concept of polishing different types of metals.-Enjoy the instructable Equipment for polishing -Let's fi...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 08:30:58 PST
The Eiyuu Crate: a Multifunctional Storage. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Eiyuu-Crate-a-Multifunctional-Storage/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 22:58:41 PST
Home made car with camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Car-With-Camera/
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 05:28:34 PST
Bandsaw Jig to Cut Log Slices - Laser Engraved Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Jig-to-Cut-Log-Slices-Laser-Engraved-Logo/
Bandsaw Jig to Cut Log Slices - Laser Engraved Logo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/HM19/IVA4LIDU/FQHHM19IVA4LIDU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/HM19/IVA4LIDU/FQHHM19IVA4LIDU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/HM19/IVA4LIDU/FQHHM19IVA4LIDU.SMALL.jpg Humus Workshop A friend asked me these log slices to use as Christmas ornaments and I took the opportunity to release the laser to engrave my logo. By the way, if you like this laser machine, I've share a link on the video description and at the end of this post to get a coupon 50% off.So far I had cut the logs by...
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 01:26:06 PST
DIY Magnetic Hand-Saw Guide - Extremely Accurate Cuts! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Magnetic-Hand-Saw-Guide-Extremely-Accurate-Cut/
DIY Magnetic Hand-Saw Guide - Extremely Accurate Cuts! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/JQ8N/IUOI1WQT/FYJJQ8NIUOI1WQT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/JQ8N/IUOI1WQT/FYJJQ8NIUOI1WQT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/JQ8N/IUOI1WQT/FYJJQ8NIUOI1WQT.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I think handsaws are WAY better than circular saws for many reasons, but I always come across one problem: I'm never able to saw perpendicular, aka square, at a 90° angle. You can see the example for this here.I have (finally!) received the saw that I won back in the 2015 Shelving Contest with my Ul...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:05:40 PDT
Make an Aluminum | Brass PEN http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Aluminum-Brass-PEN/
Make an Aluminum | Brass PEN - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/BCFY/IUKEZWKS/FJLBCFYIUKEZWKS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/BCFY/IUKEZWKS/FJLBCFYIUKEZWKS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/BCFY/IUKEZWKS/FJLBCFYIUKEZWKS.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop -what is up everybody, In this tutorial I am gonna show you how to build a nice looking aluminum and brass pen on a lathe that is a perfect gift for anyone. Idea and modeling - I have always wanted to have a pen that is something special, something that no one have in their pocket.. But main prob...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:19:21 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
Wooden Robot DIY Homemade Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Robot-DIY-Homemade-Toy/
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 08:43:32 PDT
Smokehouse, pizza oven, garden grill - DIY tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Smokehouse-Pizza-Oven-Garden-Grill-DIY-Tutorial/
Smokehouse, pizza oven, garden grill - DIY tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/NPFU/ITKIZFS2/FCMNPFUITKIZFS2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/NPFU/ITKIZFS2/FCMNPFUITKIZFS2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/NPFU/ITKIZFS2/FCMNPFUITKIZFS2.SMALL.jpg woodenProjects Why smokehouse ?Smokehouse allows to create healthy great meat, fishes and cheeses.You could create smoked which are durable, without preservatives and with wonderful taste.In my tutorial I've created smokehouse with two hearth: one for cold smoke (less than 24 celcius degrees) and the other one for...
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 01:19:11 PDT
Padded Leather Balance Beam for the Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Padded-Leather-Balance-Beam-for-the-Kids/
Padded Leather Balance Beam for the Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/BAQQ/IT716YQ5/FZTBAQQIT716YQ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/BAQQ/IT716YQ5/FZTBAQQIT716YQ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/BAQQ/IT716YQ5/FZTBAQQIT716YQ5.SMALL.jpg adenda2 ToolsDrill/screwdriverHammerNail GunChop SawSandpaper/sanding blockScrews. 2.25" and 2"MaterialsLeather (I got mine from the back of our old couch) 2X4 I used mist of a 16' 2X4 Walnut wood stain Batting Cut the wood I cut the wood just about 6 inches shorter than the length of...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 07:08:38 PDT
Wooden Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pencil-Holder/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:28:59 PDT
Guitar Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Backpack/
Guitar Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/BJAQ/IRXTNK34/F9TBJAQIRXTNK34.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/BJAQ/IRXTNK34/F9TBJAQIRXTNK34.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/BJAQ/IRXTNK34/F9TBJAQIRXTNK34.SMALL.jpg Patrick S Do you like guitar? If you're a mover and shaker you've probably noticed they aren't great travel companions, especially if you have other stuff to take with you. Fortunately, acoustic guitars have plenty of built in space.In this instructable I'll show you how to make an acoustic guitar have a seco...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:52:11 PDT
Simple Pallet Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pallet-Shelf/
Simple Pallet Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KSLD/IRXTNKIK/FUFKSLDIRXTNKIK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KSLD/IRXTNKIK/FUFKSLDIRXTNKIK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KSLD/IRXTNKIK/FUFKSLDIRXTNKIK.SMALL.jpg thePoultryPeople Hi everyone! Bongo here from thePoultryPeople and I thought Id take it back to basics and show you a really nice country/rustic shelf that looks good and is actually useful. You can also give them away as nice homemade presents or even make a few pounds at craft fairs and ebay.This project once youv...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:02:02 PDT
9 MORE Unusual Tool Storage Methods - Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/9-MORE-Unusual-Tool-Storage-Methods-Part-2/
9 MORE Unusual Tool Storage Methods - Part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/ZWMM/IRXTDJ0L/F4OZWMMIRXTDJ0L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/ZWMM/IRXTDJ0L/F4OZWMMIRXTDJ0L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/ZWMM/IRXTDJ0L/F4OZWMMIRXTDJ0L.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Back in February of 2016, I published an Instructable on 9 Unusual Tool Storage Methods for Your Workshop, which is now one of my most viewed Instructables, with over 100,000 views!Since I can't stand messy workshops, and got so much positive feedback in part 1, In this Instructable, I'll show part ...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 10:12:01 PDT
Pallet cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Cabinet-1/
Pallet cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/VYES/IRXSXC9W/FKLVYESIRXSXC9W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/VYES/IRXSXC9W/FKLVYESIRXSXC9W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/VYES/IRXSXC9W/FKLVYESIRXSXC9W.SMALL.jpg Howterson This is a great projects if you have a lot of spices of food stuff you have to put somewhere. The cabinet can hold around 12 mason jars, 4 on top and 8 on the bottom. It only takes about 2 or 3 hours. And you need three 120 by 10 by 2cm or 47 by 3.9 by 0.8 inch pallet planks. You will also need scre...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:29:16 PDT
Modern Style Adirondack Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Style-Adirondack-Chair/
Modern Style Adirondack Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/EAXG/IRQVOIQ3/F4UEAXGIRQVOIQ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/EAXG/IRQVOIQ3/F4UEAXGIRQVOIQ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/EAXG/IRQVOIQ3/F4UEAXGIRQVOIQ3.SMALL.jpg schaverwoodshop This is a simplified and modern take on a classic adirondack chair. It was designed so that even a beginner to woodworking can build it using the most basic power tools, and can easily be completed in one day. The materials are easy to find at any home improvement store and should cost no more than ...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 17:12:48 PDT
Top 10 Vise Hacks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-10-Vise-Hacks/
Top 10 Vise Hacks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Get the most out of your Bench-Vise!After building three vises, I think I came up with enough tips, tricks, improvements, unusual uses, and hacks to stop you from getting screwed while DIY'ing (pun not intended!).In this Instructable I will show:How to make an improvised Drill-Press with a viseHow t...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 02:43:16 PDT
Walkway Welcome Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Walkway-Welcome-Sign/
Walkway Welcome Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/2T47/IRO0LUVV/FEJ2T47IRO0LUVV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/2T47/IRO0LUVV/FEJ2T47IRO0LUVV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/2T47/IRO0LUVV/FEJ2T47IRO0LUVV.SMALL.jpg 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
Magnetic Swivel Base Vise Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Magnetic-Swivel-Base-Vise-Mount/
Magnetic Swivel Base Vise Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FM8R/IRLQQQXU/F5DFM8RIRLQQQXU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FM8R/IRLQQQXU/F5DFM8RIRLQQQXU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FM8R/IRLQQQXU/F5DFM8RIRLQQQXU.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 In my last Instructable, I showed How to Make a Wooden 6" Vise. The vise has turned out way better than I thought, so I decided that I want to mount it, which caused some problems: I didn't want to use clamps, but wanted to mount it firmly onto my workbench, and also wanted to use it as a Drill-Pres...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 06:17:10 PDT
How to Make a Wooden 6" Bench-Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-6-Bench-Vise/
How to Make a Wooden 6" Bench-Vise - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/QP9C/IRHV2B7O/FSWQP9CIRHV2B7O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/QP9C/IRHV2B7O/FSWQP9CIRHV2B7O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/QP9C/IRHV2B7O/FSWQP9CIRHV2B7O.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I have a great little vise. I use it a ton (pun not intended)! The only problem with it is that it's tiny-- It opens to a little more than 1.5"I wanted to buy a bigger vise (for my birthday), but the prices are INSANE! As a "maker", I don't think it makes sense to pay $100 to $500+ on a vise, when ...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 12:34:01 PDT
How to Build a Twin-Screw Vise | DIY Woodworking Tools #10 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Twin-Screw-Vise-DIY-Woodworking-Too/
How to Build a Twin-Screw Vise | DIY Woodworking Tools #10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/EYGU/IR9EF4U7/F1LEYGUIR9EF4U7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/EYGU/IR9EF4U7/F1LEYGUIR9EF4U7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/EYGU/IR9EF4U7/F1LEYGUIR9EF4U7.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I recently found a HUGE M20 Turnbuckle while hiking, and thought I could built myself a Twin-Screw vise with it, since I needed another big vise.The M20 Bolts from the Turnbuckle can apply several tons of force, so I think they're a great option for building a vise.Not only can a big Moxon Vise like...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 06:07:12 PDT
Cow & Bull Garden Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Cow-Bull-Garden-Ornament/
Cow & Bull Garden Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/ZIEP/IR9E8Z7M/F30ZIEPIR9E8Z7M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/ZIEP/IR9E8Z7M/F30ZIEPIR9E8Z7M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/ZIEP/IR9E8Z7M/F30ZIEPIR9E8Z7M.SMALL.jpg 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
Folding Knife from an Old File (w/ Basic Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Knife-From-an-Old-File-w-Basic-Tools/
Folding Knife from an Old File (w/ Basic Tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/EH5B/IR5MSEM4/FTMEH5BIR5MSEM4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/EH5B/IR5MSEM4/FTMEH5BIR5MSEM4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/EH5B/IR5MSEM4/FTMEH5BIR5MSEM4.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 This Instructable is (not!) sponsored by all of those useless, old, rusted files that are wasting your precious pegboard space. Why not turn them into knives?I recently built my own Homemade Drill-Powered Knife Sharpener, so I thought I'd try making my first knife. I thought I could make it from a r...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:56:19 PDT
DIY Face Shield (w/ Built in Safety Glasses) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Face-Shield-w-Built-in-Safety-Glasses/
DIY Face Shield (w/ Built in Safety Glasses) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/5KV6/IR3HIZ3L/FNT5KV6IR3HIZ3L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/5KV6/IR3HIZ3L/FNT5KV6IR3HIZ3L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/5KV6/IR3HIZ3L/FNT5KV6IR3HIZ3L.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I've been wanting a face shield for all sorts of dangerous projects, but they're pretty expensive, and I can't seem to find one anyway.I originally thought of buying a sheet of Plexiglass, melting it, and then bending, but I doubt that it will work, since it will probably crack, and will ruin the op...
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:38:48 PDT
Drill-Powered Knife Sharpener! | DIY Woodworking Tools #9 http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Powered-ToolKnife-Sharpener-DIY-Woodworking-/
Drill-Powered Knife Sharpener! | DIY Woodworking Tools #9 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/K08W/IQYT31D9/FNPK08WIQYT31D9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/K08W/IQYT31D9/FNPK08WIQYT31D9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/K08W/IQYT31D9/FNPK08WIQYT31D9.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 There is one thing that is in common with almost all of my tools, and all of our kitchen knives - They are dull.Very dull. They are about a sharp as a brick.We always buy the highest quality knives that we can afford, yet we pretty much never sharpen them. Ignoring the fact that Dull knives are more...
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:59:15 PDT
K-Cup Wall Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/K-Cup-Wall-Dispenser/
K-Cup Wall Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/JRH0/IQLI8WI1/FHHJRH0IQLI8WI1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/JRH0/IQLI8WI1/FHHJRH0IQLI8WI1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/JRH0/IQLI8WI1/FHHJRH0IQLI8WI1.SMALL.jpg FSLASER Whether for the office, or you just really like coffee, this simple wall mounted dispenser makes it so you're never far from your favorite cup of coffee.You will need:1/8" AcrylicSuper GlueLaser Cutter Laser Cut Included are the files to cut the 8 pieces required to assemble this project. These ...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 11:06:38 PDT
Finger Mallet from a Tree Branch | DIY Woodworking Tools #8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Finger-Mallet-From-a-Tree-Branch-DIY-Woodworking-T/
Finger Mallet from a Tree Branch | DIY Woodworking Tools #8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/123D/IQLIDBPU/F2P123DIQLIDBPU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/123D/IQLIDBPU/F2P123DIQLIDBPU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/123D/IQLIDBPU/F2P123DIQLIDBPU.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I've built quite a bit of mallets in the past months. A Plywood Mallet, A Hot-Glue Mallet, And my favorite: A Dead-Blow Mallet from an old transformer.What I haven't built, is a small and light duty mallet. So today, I'll show you how to make a small mallet that attaches to your finger (without a ha...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 02:54:26 PDT
Make Your Own NON Dead-Blow Hammer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Dead-Blow-Hammer-DIY-Woodworking-Too/
Make Your Own NON Dead-Blow Hammer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/12SO/IQI5GHLD/FAH12SOIQI5GHLD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/12SO/IQI5GHLD/FAH12SOIQI5GHLD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/12SO/IQI5GHLD/FAH12SOIQI5GHLD.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 A Dead-Blow Hammer is a hammer that doesn't bounce back up when hit, and less force is required when using it, because of it's weight. This type of hammer also saves a lot of time and effort, when compared to a regular mallet (soft hammer). Did you know you can make, and choose the exact weight that...
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Wed, 6 Jul 2016 11:31:29 PDT
DIY From Dog House to Chicken Coop http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-From-Dog-House-to-Chicken-Coop/
DIY From Dog House to Chicken Coop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/20AR/IQ6WTGR6/FIF20ARIQ6WTGR6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/20AR/IQ6WTGR6/FIF20ARIQ6WTGR6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/20AR/IQ6WTGR6/FIF20ARIQ6WTGR6.SMALL.jpg 1775 Hi there, thanks for checking out my Instructable!Today I will show you how my girlfriend and I converted an old dog house into a chicken coop. First, a little backstory: My girlfriend has been talking about getting two or three chickens for quite some time, but we have never followed through with i...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 18:35:37 PDT
DIY LED Tail Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Tail-Lights/
DIY LED Tail Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/TN1F/IQ5F95SF/F0NTN1FIQ5F95SF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/TN1F/IQ5F95SF/F0NTN1FIQ5F95SF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/TN1F/IQ5F95SF/F0NTN1FIQ5F95SF.SMALL.jpg 1775 Hello and welcome to my Instructable!Today I wanted to cover LED Tail Light installation. The project vehicle is a 2000 Jeep Wrangler. For those of you who don't know, aftermarket Wrangler parts are ridiculously expensive. I wanted to find a good LED Tail Light replacement for the factory "box" shap...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 21:53:37 PDT
DIY Reupholster Vehicle Door Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Reupholster-Vehicle-Door-Panels/
DIY Reupholster Vehicle Door Panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/WZ9H/IQ2O4VD3/FIKWZ9HIQ2O4VD3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/WZ9H/IQ2O4VD3/FIKWZ9HIQ2O4VD3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/WZ9H/IQ2O4VD3/FIKWZ9HIQ2O4VD3.SMALL.jpg 1775 Hi there! Thanks for checking out my Instructable!This Instructable is geared for those who are interested in restoring your old ratty vehicle door panels. I completed this project on an older 1981 Subaru. It is a simple technique that can easily be completed in a weekend and it will completely tran...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 12:59:40 PDT
DIY Offroad Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Offroad-Lighting/
DIY Offroad Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/7VAP/IQ2KCJHV/FB47VAPIQ2KCJHV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/7VAP/IQ2KCJHV/FB47VAPIQ2KCJHV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/7VAP/IQ2KCJHV/FB47VAPIQ2KCJHV.SMALL.jpg 1775 Hello everyone. First of all, thanks for checking out my Instructable! I have been a long time lurker and have never contributed to the community. This is my first submission; that being said, I hope it inspires you to create something of your own.For this Instructable, my roommate and I were intere...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:32:11 PDT
An Unconventional Beer Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Unconventional-Beer-Caddy/
An Unconventional Beer Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/QH09/IPE9XVGI/FVYQH09IPE9XVGI.SMALL.jpg M3G One thing I've noticed about beer caddies is that they look more or less the same; like a much nicer version of the classic cardboard six-pack carrier crossed with a vintage toolbox. That got me wondering; is there really no other way to make a beer caddy? In this project I had three goals: I ...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:32:33 PDT
Cardboard and Duct Tape Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-and-Duct-Tape-Boat/
Cardboard and Duct Tape Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/GCFK/IP45JDNB/FGIGCFKIP45JDNB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/GCFK/IP45JDNB/FGIGCFKIP45JDNB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/GCFK/IP45JDNB/FGIGCFKIP45JDNB.SMALL.jpg mikaylaandpeyton Materials 2 bike boxes box cutterlots of duct tape (we used 7 rolls)Gorilla GlueSemi or High Gloss exterior paint (for base color and decoration)paint brushes tape measuremarkersscale (for determining the passenger and boat's mass to then find the density of it all) Create an outline The dimensio...
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 06:58:24 PDT
DIY TRIANGLE SHELVES < $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-TRIANGLE-SHELVES-20/
DIY TRIANGLE SHELVES < $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/W6TO/IOVRB1KX/FG6W6TOIOVRB1KX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/W6TO/IOVRB1KX/FG6W6TOIOVRB1KX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/W6TO/IOVRB1KX/FG6W6TOIOVRB1KX.SMALL.jpg 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
Hangman - 3D and interactive http://www.instructables.com/id/Hangman-3D-and-Interactive/
Hangman - 3D and interactive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/GOY0/IOSPD3Y2/F7EGOY0IOSPD3Y2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/GOY0/IOSPD3Y2/F7EGOY0IOSPD3Y2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/GOY0/IOSPD3Y2/F7EGOY0IOSPD3Y2.SMALL.jpg m9design A whole new way to play classic hangman. Challenge your friends. Choose a word, phrase or riddle. Play on the glowing glass board and watch the frustration on their faces grow as the hangman slowly snaps together.My goal was to make an attractive and unique, 3-dimensional game, that while played t...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 22:33:05 PDT
Turn a $7.50 Yardsale Find Into a Beautiful Piece! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-750-Yardsale-Find-Into-a-Beautiful-Piece/
Turn a $7.50 Yardsale Find Into a Beautiful Piece! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/CMS6/IOD6K1WD/F6ACMS6IOD6K1WD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/CMS6/IOD6K1WD/F6ACMS6IOD6K1WD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/CMS6/IOD6K1WD/F6ACMS6IOD6K1WD.SMALL.jpg man-after-Gods-own-heart Turn a ugly yard sale find into a beautiful piece. Document how it looked before Take pictures of how it looks before you start.. otherwise your friends won't believe you about how it looked ? Disassembly of the table Begin by disassembling the table. Take note of how things come apart for la...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 20:48:52 PDT
How to: Laser engraver! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Laser-Cutter/
How to: Laser engraver! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/WT1F/IOIU5OBN/FINWT1FIOIU5OBN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/WT1F/IOIU5OBN/FINWT1FIOIU5OBN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/WT1F/IOIU5OBN/FINWT1FIOIU5OBN.SMALL.jpg MakerBox We've all seen videos or instructables showing off laser cut objects and projects, and i'm also sure that those of us who are makers have wondered how much one of those machine would cost. Sadly any sort of powerful cutter would be way out of my budget, but as I was only looking for a machine that c...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 06:30:02 PDT
The Flat-Pack Bandsaw | DIY Woodworking Tools #6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-the-Flat-Pack-Bandsaw-AKA-the-Jigsaw-Tabl/
The Flat-Pack Bandsaw | DIY Woodworking Tools #6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/OIOF/IO6DY2C5/FHAOIOFIO6DY2C5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/OIOF/IO6DY2C5/FHAOIOFIO6DY2C5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/OIOF/IO6DY2C5/FHAOIOFIO6DY2C5.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Even before I started woodworking, I wanted one of those tiny Circular-Saws. I also wanted a Bandsaw. Unfortunately (As always), It was pretty expensive, And I couldn't afford them.But... What I did later remember, Is that I did have a Jigsaw that my dad bought almost 10 years ago. I decided to use ...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 12:46:39 PDT
Simple Industrial Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Industrial-Pencil-Holder/
Simple Industrial Pencil Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/OTKY/IO25CW3G/F1XOTKYIO25CW3G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/OTKY/IO25CW3G/F1XOTKYIO25CW3G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/OTKY/IO25CW3G/F1XOTKYIO25CW3G.SMALL.jpg M3G While I was away at university I didn't have many opportunities to use my tools. As a result, my skills got pretty rusty. I designed this project to be a refresher of sorts, to allow me to become re-accustomed to my workshop. It's nice and simple to make, and doesn't take much time at all. What Yo...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 07:18:59 PDT