Instructables: exploring - workshop - repair - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:10:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Clean a Carburetor on an Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-a-Carburetor-on-an-Engine/
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:35:24 PDT
Fix a Hole in Drywall http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-Hole-in-Drywall/
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:24:47 PDT
How to Sharpen a Metal Chisel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sharpen-a-Metal-Chisel/
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 16:28:45 PST
How to Sharpen a Center Punch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sharpen-a-Center-Punch/
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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 08:41:49 PST
Fix Broken Headphone Band - Superglue Trick http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Broken-Headphone-Band-Superglue-Trick/
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 19:51:31 PST
Rusted Parts Repair for a BBQ Grillware GGPL-2100 http://www.instructables.com/id/Rusted-Parts-Repair-for-a-BBQ-Grillware-GGPL-2100/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:09:56 PST
5 Ways to Remove a Stripped Screw http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Ways-to-Remove-a-Stripped-Screw/
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:02:17 PST
How to Replace Brake Lines http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Brake-Lines/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:39:43 PST
Tire Tourniquet http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Tourniquet/
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 09:45:33 PST
DIY: Repair Makita BL1830 Battery By Making One Good From Two Bad http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Repair-Makita-BL1830-Battery-by-Making-One-Goo/
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:19:45 PST
Rebuilding Keyed Drill Chucks http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-Keyed-Drill-Chucks/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:16:16 PST
Repair Any CD,DVD, & BLURAY Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Any-CDDVD-BLURAY-Player/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 19:59:38 PST
DIY: Increase Battery Capacity by Changing 18650 Cells http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Increase-Battery-Capacity-by-Changing-18650-Ce/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 05:21:50 PST
Repair Wobbling Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Wobbling-Headphones/
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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:58:03 PST
How to Repair Broken Plastic Parts (Broken Bottle Cap) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Broken-Plastic-Parts-Broken-Bottle-C/
How to Repair Broken Plastic Parts (Broken Bottle Cap) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/IPE2/IX0PNOXT/FUWIPE2IX0PNOXT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/IPE2/IX0PNOXT/FUWIPE2IX0PNOXT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/IPE2/IX0PNOXT/FUWIPE2IX0PNOXT.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Part of the reason for why I haven't made an Instructable for so long is because I've been working on a REALLY big project right now. The other part is trying to find out how my water bottle found out about the upcoming Fix-it! contest, and decided to break. I came up with a fairly simple way for re...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 11:33:57 PST
John Deere Mower Deck Spindle Bearing Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/John-Deere-Mower-Deck-Spindle-Bearing-Replacement/
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 19:21:33 PST
DIY: Repair Faulty NiMH Battery Instead Of Buying New One http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Repair-Faulty-NiMH-Battery-Instead-of-Buying-N/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 12:23:48 PST
Sway Bar End Link Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Sway-Bar-End-Link-Replacement/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 09:37:37 PDT
Bike Repair Stand Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Repair-Stand-Restoration/
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 16:42:45 PDT
DIY: Squeeze Extra Capacity From Old NiCd Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Squeeze-Extra-Capacity-From-Old-NiCd-Batteries/
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:53:31 PDT
Repairing and Restoring Chipped, Pottery, China, Ceramic or Figurine http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-and-Restoring-Chipped-Pottery-China-Cera/
Repairing and Restoring Chipped, Pottery, China, Ceramic or Figurine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/65SM/IU5NIZI8/F3165SMIU5NIZI8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/65SM/IU5NIZI8/F3165SMIU5NIZI8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/65SM/IU5NIZI8/F3165SMIU5NIZI8.SMALL.jpg lakesidepottery Cementing, filling and preparing surface for painting of chipped pottery, ceramic or china vessels.MORE REPAIR AND RESTORATION LESSONSBEFORE AND AFTER EXAMPLESREPAIR COST ESTIMATE What Will You Need - cementing ceramic pieces 1. Two-part clear 5 minutes PC Clear epoxy (where to purchase)2. Woode...
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 05:43:12 PDT
Replacement Pivoting Mitre Saw Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacement-Pivoting-Mitre-Saw-Base/
Replacement Pivoting Mitre Saw Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/BR3R/ITW2XLCW/F6SBR3RITW2XLCW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/BR3R/ITW2XLCW/F6SBR3RITW2XLCW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/BR3R/ITW2XLCW/F6SBR3RITW2XLCW.SMALL.jpg savvas_papasavva In this Instructables I will show videos building a replacement mitre saw base. In the first video I make design and cut the base which includes positive stops. The second video I install a fence and the angle locking mechanism, and in the final video I make a zero clearance insert, scribe the angle...
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 07:23:31 PDT
Wooden USB Stick Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-USB-Stick-Case/
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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 11:32:58 PDT
Broken Spoke Repair/Replace http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-Spoke-RepairReplace/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:54:23 PDT
Fixing Holes in Dry Wall - The Perfect Patch Method http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-Holes-in-Dry-Wall-the-Perfect-Patch-Method/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 13:30:41 PDT
Fixing Frosted Chalked and Faded Headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-Frosted-Chalked-and-Faded-Headlights/
Fixing Frosted Chalked and Faded Headlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/52I0/ISCBJI6U/FEA52I0ISCBJI6U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/52I0/ISCBJI6U/FEA52I0ISCBJI6U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/52I0/ISCBJI6U/FEA52I0ISCBJI6U.SMALL.jpg Man Up In this video, I show how to restore your headlights on the cheap. No matter how bad your headlights are, you can polish them to like new condition for under $30 and in under 30 minutes. If you've paid upwards of $100 for a professional to do the job, only to have the headlights fade again, I'll exp...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 11:34:48 PDT
Throttle Cable Replacement on a 1975 Honda CB200T http://www.instructables.com/id/Throttle-Cable-Replacement-on-a-1975-Honda-CB200T/
Throttle Cable Replacement on a 1975 Honda CB200T - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/CVMW/IRXTTTEH/F7ECVMWIRXTTTEH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/CVMW/IRXTTTEH/F7ECVMWIRXTTTEH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/CVMW/IRXTTTEH/F7ECVMWIRXTTTEH.SMALL.jpg bekathwia What follows is an overview of what I learned while replacing my motorcycle's throttle cable. While I'm no motorcycle expert (yet!), I hope you can learn from my mistakes and perhaps benefit from my research, since the info on these old bikes can sometimes be hard to find. Find the Right Replaceme...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:17:54 PDT
DIY bumper repair http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bumper-Repair/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:59:14 PDT
Simple Prop Balancer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Prop-Balancer/
Simple Prop Balancer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/F6PS/IRXTIZT3/FCMF6PSIRXTIZT3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/F6PS/IRXTIZT3/FCMF6PSIRXTIZT3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/F6PS/IRXTIZT3/FCMF6PSIRXTIZT3.SMALL.jpg IbniH This is an instructable of making a very simple propeller balancer for mini (or nano) drone.A balanced prop will contribute to high peak, high performance, excellence drone’s flight.However, there isn't any propeller balancer in the market for balancing the prop of mini drone.That is why I make this...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:27:58 PDT
Enhanced DeWalt Drill Before And After http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-DeWalt-Drill-Before-And-After/
Enhanced DeWalt Drill Before And After - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F45/CF3C/ICM6W1GP/F45CF3CICM6W1GP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F45/CF3C/ICM6W1GP/F45CF3CICM6W1GP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F45/CF3C/ICM6W1GP/F45CF3CICM6W1GP.SMALL.jpg Gregarious I purchased a DeWalt 12volt cordless drill with two 'dead' batteries from a guy on eBay for about $10 (£6).I intended to turn it into a corded drill as demonstrated in several Instructables.Then the project seemed to take on a life of it's own and I found myself adding new features and enhancements....
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:52:21 PDT
Converting a Quick Release Vice Into a Regular Vice http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-Quick-Release-Vice-Into-a-Regular-Vic/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 22:01:33 PDT
So you dropped your no.4 hand plane? http://www.instructables.com/id/So-You-Dropped-Your-No4-Hand-Plane/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 11:20:23 PDT
Refinish an Old Dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinish-an-Old-Dresser/
Refinish an Old Dresser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/LUDS/IPEID49U/FLWLUDSIPEID49U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/LUDS/IPEID49U/FLWLUDSIPEID49U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/LUDS/IPEID49U/FLWLUDSIPEID49U.SMALL.jpg ShaunM11 Hello everyone! As I have declared myself the designated maker in my household, I am getting all sorts of home improvement jobs. Today, my parents asked me to refinish the tops of their bedside dressers. I thought I would talk through what I do to refinish things, and maybe you guys could learn some...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 15:29:29 PDT
Indoor Drywall Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Drywall-Repair/
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By: MotherDaughterProjects

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Sat, 21 May 2016 08:55:57 PDT
Repairing Stroller Handles http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-Stroller-Handles/
Repairing Stroller Handles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/1Y1T/IOCE8B7G/F991Y1TIOCE8B7G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/1Y1T/IOCE8B7G/F991Y1TIOCE8B7G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/1Y1T/IOCE8B7G/F991Y1TIOCE8B7G.SMALL.jpg RanaRavens Whether you've been putting a lot of miles on your stroller or have just bought a used one, eventually the handlebar padding's going to wear out. Here's how to use cork tape to fix it and add a bit of pizzazz. Gather Your Supplies You will need: Cork tape (I used this brand because it can be repo...
By: RanaRavens

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Wed, 18 May 2016 12:58:08 PDT
Install Wall Access Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Wall-Access-Panel/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 10:14:08 PDT
How to Replace a Broken Glass Patio Table Top (without Glass!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-a-Broken-Glass-Patio-Table-Top-with/
How to Replace a Broken Glass Patio Table Top (without Glass!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/YPYO/INUV5YXH/FH7YPYOINUV5YXH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/YPYO/INUV5YXH/FH7YPYOINUV5YXH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/YPYO/INUV5YXH/FH7YPYOINUV5YXH.SMALL.jpg homestead how Our patio table flipped over during a severe thunderstorm. The glass table top shattered all over the place and left us with only a metal frame and a huge mess to clean up. Instead of spending a fortune on a new glass table top (which may end up getting smashed in a future storm), we built a new tab...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 06:32:19 PDT
How to Repair a Hose Nozzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Hose-Nozzle/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:53:53 PDT
How to Repair a Microwave Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Microwave-Oven/
How to Repair a Microwave Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/GCJC/IN35X6RG/FRDGCJCIN35X6RG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/GCJC/IN35X6RG/FRDGCJCIN35X6RG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/GCJC/IN35X6RG/FRDGCJCIN35X6RG.SMALL.jpg amjohnny My microwave oven stopped working. If throw it away, the world will have one more trash and I will have to spend some more money to bring back a new one. I decided to open the microwave oven to see if I can save it. The following steps are what I did. Finally, I fixed it and the cost is only $3.50.W...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 13:45:24 PDT
How to Restore a Drill-Press Stand (Aka RIP'ing its Rust) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-a-Drill-Press-Stand-Aka-RIPing-Its-/
How to Restore a Drill-Press Stand (Aka RIP'ing its Rust) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I would say that this Drill-Press Stand looks horrible, But Drill-Press Stands might have feelings, So I'm not going to say that.I might as well also get an award for that-- The last thing you need to make a Drill-Press Stand cry, The salt in the tears would make it rust even more!I recently found a...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:04:30 PDT
Turning a dead scooter into a speed machine! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Dead-Scooter-Into-a-Speed-Machine/
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 20:24:13 PDT
Engineering Putty: Microwavable Instamorph/Shapelock/Polymorph (PCL) http://www.instructables.com/id/Engineering-Putty-Microwavable-InstamorphShapelock/
Engineering Putty: Microwavable Instamorph/Shapelock/Polymorph (PCL) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/IP83/IMDZ671Z/FFDIP83IMDZ671Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/IP83/IMDZ671Z/FFDIP83IMDZ671Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/IP83/IMDZ671Z/FFDIP83IMDZ671Z.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian Instamorph, Shapelock, and Polymorph are all brand names for pelletized PCL (polycaprolactone), a relatively tough, non-toxic polymer with a melting temperature around 60C. PCL is easily worked by hand when molten and can be shaped into a variety of useful objects, used to repair broken parts, or c...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 23:24:33 PDT
MHI Turbo Rebuilding and Modifications http://www.instructables.com/id/MHI-Turbo-Rebuilding-and-Modifications/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 21:24:44 PST
How to Repair Broken Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Broken-Bed/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 03:48:44 PST
Restore an axe! http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-an-Axe/
Restore an axe! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/U01P/IL6XHS6Z/FMGU01PIL6XHS6Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/U01P/IL6XHS6Z/FMGU01PIL6XHS6Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/U01P/IL6XHS6Z/FMGU01PIL6XHS6Z.SMALL.jpg d3ath101 I made my axe better, restored if you will... Here you go! The gig. So, I have this axe.... so noone ever.It is beat, it is old, it is rustyish. I do not even know what the handle was made of...But I decided it needed to be restored. Well, made a littler better, fixed, look cool. To me atleast.So...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 20:21:11 PST
Change Shimano Bottom Bracket Bearing on Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-Shimano-Bottom-Bracket-Bearing-on-Bicycle/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 00:18:31 PST
Child´s Chair Renewed http://www.instructables.com/id/Childrens-Chair-Renewed/
Child´s Chair Renewed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/302G/IKEALC4U/F88302GIKEALC4U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/302G/IKEALC4U/F88302GIKEALC4U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/302G/IKEALC4U/F88302GIKEALC4U.SMALL.jpg giusepp3 Take old and rusted chairs and turn into brand new! This is a pretty easy instructable. I´m posting to inspire you to do something similar! Hope to be helpful.+ We´ll go through 3 easy steps: 1) Cleaning n´ Rust Sanding ; 2) Primer and Painting ; 3) Contact Adhesive Applying + Materials and Tools: F...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 18:16:08 PST
How To Change Fresnel Lamp Sockets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Fresnel-Lamp-Sockets/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:00:25 PST
Drill Press Restoration (Refurbishing Techniques) http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Restoration-Refurbishing-Techniques/
Drill Press Restoration (Refurbishing Techniques) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/QK9V/IK5PWKZ5/F8BQK9VIK5PWKZ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/QK9V/IK5PWKZ5/F8BQK9VIK5PWKZ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/QK9V/IK5PWKZ5/F8BQK9VIK5PWKZ5.SMALL.jpg djpolymath This instructable is a general overview and comparison of different restoration techniques. The object of experimentation is a drill press. Not all steps are in detail, but information can be found elsewhere on the web for exact instructions on different techniques. Find a Tool to Restore Hunt a...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 13:14:37 PST
Small Engine Manual http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Engine-Manual/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 10:03:17 PST