Instructables: exploring - workshop - reuse - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:06:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Cardboard Stuff Organization http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cardboard-Stuff-Organization/
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:40:13 PDT
Low Cost Scrap Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Scrap-Wood-Lamp/
Low Cost Scrap Wood Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/XTJU/IT22YN9G/FAVXTJUIT22YN9G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/XTJU/IT22YN9G/FAVXTJUIT22YN9G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/XTJU/IT22YN9G/FAVXTJUIT22YN9G.SMALL.jpg recreatedesignco Scrap wood...it's everywhere. And it's amazing just what you can create with it! Collect Your Scrap Wood Stash We started with an idea in the head...no drawings, just a hope that it would turn out how we envisioned. So we set about making one side with scrap wood, wood glue, and clamps, and nail...
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:15:21 PDT
Dual solar shed (regulated and unregulated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Solar-Shed-regulated-and-Unregulated/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 15:49:22 PDT
Convert Washing Machine Chassis in Jig Saw and Hand Saw Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Washing-Machine-Chassis-in-Jig-Saw-and-Han/
Convert Washing Machine Chassis in Jig Saw and Hand Saw Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/TMQ1/ISCC34BE/FV6TMQ1ISCC34BE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/TMQ1/ISCC34BE/FV6TMQ1ISCC34BE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/TMQ1/ISCC34BE/FV6TMQ1ISCC34BE.SMALL.jpg Ugofirst The washing machine chassis is sturdy enough to support a hand saw and a jig sawI'm just an afficionated to carpentry jobs ,so for my needs it's a very useful workbench and was made almost for free,I just bought the 1,2mm iron sheet and a 10mm x 20mm iron tubeThe woods iron angle and rest of used ma...
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 04:21:49 PDT
End Grain Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/End-Grain-Coasters/
End Grain Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/BVHX/ISCAEVEA/FWZBVHXISCAEVEA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/BVHX/ISCAEVEA/FWZBVHXISCAEVEA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/BVHX/ISCAEVEA/FWZBVHXISCAEVEA.SMALL.jpg ShaunM11 In my efforts to clean up some of my scrap wood in the workshop, as well as my efforts to protect my coffee table from moisture rings, I made these handsome end grain coasters from various bits of scrap! Glue! I used a waterproof wood glue to secure all of my scrap pieces together, in a pattern t...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 03:37:24 PDT
DIY Remote Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Remote-Organizer/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:54:31 PDT
Welcome sign from Reclaimed lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/Welcome-Sign-From-Reclaimed-Lumber/
Welcome sign from Reclaimed lumber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/L0GC/IRXSYPRV/F5XL0GCIRXSYPRV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/L0GC/IRXSYPRV/F5XL0GCIRXSYPRV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/L0GC/IRXSYPRV/F5XL0GCIRXSYPRV.SMALL.jpg dalegribble We needed a welcome sign at the house to spruce things up a little bit. So, of coarse, can't do a run of the mill Hobby lobby rustic sign. But, they have some cool ideas. So I compromised and made one kind of like theirs. It's made mostly of reclaimed materials. Except some 1 1/4" roofing nails...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 12:16:08 PDT
Yogurt container lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Yogurt-Container-Lantern/
Yogurt container lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/VWE0/IRXPY7I6/FF2VWE0IRXPY7I6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/VWE0/IRXPY7I6/FF2VWE0IRXPY7I6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/VWE0/IRXPY7I6/FF2VWE0IRXPY7I6.SMALL.jpg Jeff Hantman This Instructable will show you how to make a simple lantern by reusing a 24 oz. yogurt container. I started using 123D Design (download for free here) to build armatures for my sculptures, which are similar to the structure I made for this lantern. I included the two PDF's needed to start buildin...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:02:59 PDT
File Cabinet Christmas Decoration Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/File-Cabinet-Christmas-Decoration-Organizer/
File Cabinet Christmas Decoration Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/H521/HO7X2ET2/FFGH521HO7X2ET2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/H521/HO7X2ET2/FFGH521HO7X2ET2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/H521/HO7X2ET2/FFGH521HO7X2ET2.SMALL.jpg cprichard1 File cabinet ready for the trash after a garage sale weekend passed by over & over.  I put it up for sale on Craigslist and then when I checked for some pricing I realized there was an over abundance of file cabinets already on CL, which they all looked less rusty and abused than this one.  I hated ...
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:33:03 PST
Swivel Wall-Mounted LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Swivel-Wall-Mounted-LEDs/
Swivel Wall-Mounted LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/Q2KK/IRDUTKUE/FE4Q2KKIRDUTKUE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/Q2KK/IRDUTKUE/FE4Q2KKIRDUTKUE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/Q2KK/IRDUTKUE/FE4Q2KKIRDUTKUE.SMALL.jpg chienline Having several caster wheels around brings the idea of making a torch light that can beam anywhere around the room. This is the same caster wheel I used on my Swivel Keyboard. I have plenty of these because I only change the wheels of the old one, then I keep the swivel legs :DWhy the "torch" comes ...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 08:13:58 PDT
Blacksmithing a Railroad Spike Adze / Garden Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Blacksmithing-a-Railroad-Spike-Adze-Garden-Tool/
Blacksmithing a Railroad Spike Adze / Garden Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/295L/IRC6UGEJ/F4Q295LIRC6UGEJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/295L/IRC6UGEJ/F4Q295LIRC6UGEJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/295L/IRC6UGEJ/F4Q295LIRC6UGEJ.SMALL.jpg CJStephens In this instructable I'm going to show you how to blacksmith a hand adze / garden tool from a rail road spike! After a long year of not publishing anything I've finally gotten around to writing one. I originally made this for carving wooden bowls and I started selling them at craft shows. And I ende...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 13:54:19 PDT
Make Magnetic Vases from Silverware http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Magnetic-Vases-From-Silverware/
Make Magnetic Vases from Silverware - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/F4YH/IR5MRF8X/FAVF4YHIR5MRF8X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/F4YH/IR5MRF8X/FAVF4YHIR5MRF8X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/F4YH/IR5MRF8X/FAVF4YHIR5MRF8X.SMALL.jpg M3G I always seem to circle back to silverware in my projects. Maybe it's because I still have a massive amount of it lying around, or maybe it's because I love the unique patterns and designs. Whatever the reason, I'm glad I do. It gives me the opportunity to create things I wouldn't normally make, suc...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:05:23 PDT
Reuse Old Sanding Pads http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-Old-Sanding-Pads/
Reuse Old Sanding Pads - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/YD8O/IQIA6IKA/FUZYD8OIQIA6IKA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/YD8O/IQIA6IKA/FUZYD8OIQIA6IKA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/YD8O/IQIA6IKA/FUZYD8OIQIA6IKA.SMALL.jpg ShaunM11 I'm incredibly tight fisted when it comes to my woodworking, and as such, I am reluctant to throw anything away! When my detail sander pads get too tattered around the edges, I use this little trick to turn them into usable hand sanders! Trace Your Pads I traced the shape of my sanding pads onto ...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 15:22:58 PDT
Horseshoe Cord Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Horseshoe-Cord-Holder/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 15:10:13 PDT
DIY From Dog House to Chicken Coop http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-From-Dog-House-to-Chicken-Coop/
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 18:35:37 PDT
High Performance Cardboard Fan Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Performance-Cardboard-Fan-Blade/
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 01:58:49 PDT
Upcycled Welding Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Welding-Cart/
Upcycled Welding Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/DO8W/IPYC5YMQ/FXKDO8WIPYC5YMQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/DO8W/IPYC5YMQ/FXKDO8WIPYC5YMQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/DO8W/IPYC5YMQ/FXKDO8WIPYC5YMQ.SMALL.jpg shambuda2000 I’ve owned a small 120 Volt stick welder for several years.Periodically, I need to do small welding projects around the shop. It works fine for small jobs like brackets, racks, etc. That being said, I’ve wanted a welding cart to keep all my welding junk together and make it easier to move around the...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:52:33 PDT
DIY Quilling Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Quilling-Tool/
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 04:01:07 PDT
Stair-bench for Your Home, Office or Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Stair-bench-for-Your-Home-Office-or-Workshop/
Stair-bench for Your Home, Office or Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/EF7E/IOQF8W8U/FPVEF7EIOQF8W8U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/EF7E/IOQF8W8U/FPVEF7EIOQF8W8U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/EF7E/IOQF8W8U/FPVEF7EIOQF8W8U.SMALL.jpg Arne Saknussem A ideia surgiu quando precisei de uma escada para minha oficina. E porquê não usar essa escada como banco, também? Economizaria espaço!Ficou muito prático. Dá para usar até na cozinha para pegar objetos no armário e trocar as lâmpadas da casa. Materias usados na escada Praticamente, usei sobras d...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 13:43:19 PDT
Rustic Coat Rack using Shou-sugi-ban http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Coat-Rack/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 13:56:04 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Bartop http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Bartop/
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Thu, 19 May 2016 15:13:35 PDT
Weed Eater Powered Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Weed-Eater-Powered-Scooter/
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Sun, 8 May 2016 10:30:37 PDT
3 Super Easy Golf Ball Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Super-Easy-Golf-Ball-Hacks/
3 Super Easy Golf Ball Hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/KU67/IMXOL622/FUVKU67IMXOL622.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/KU67/IMXOL622/FUVKU67IMXOL622.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/KU67/IMXOL622/FUVKU67IMXOL622.SMALL.jpg cdsgraphic Are these hacks? Or Upcycling, or Recycling, or whatever you call it...Here are some super quick and easy things to do with old golf balls.Each project really only takes a few minutes and basic tools.What to do with buckets full of old golf balls?Turn them into useful items!Make great gifts.Decor fo...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 14:24:20 PDT
Razor Blade Batarang http://www.instructables.com/id/Razor-Blade-Batarang/
Razor Blade Batarang - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/8GBA/IMW96JU0/F6P8GBAIMW96JU0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/8GBA/IMW96JU0/F6P8GBAIMW96JU0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/8GBA/IMW96JU0/F6P8GBAIMW96JU0.SMALL.jpg jkimm7 This project utilizes old razor blades and turns them into miniature Batarangs! At little to no cost, this is an easy afternoon project. Things you will need You will need-Old box cutter razor blade-Dremel tool with cutting wheel and Sanding Drum-Pliers-Sharpie-Some form of a butane torch-Vegetab...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:35:43 PDT
hard drive sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-Drive-Sander/
hard drive sander - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/PK7Y/ILE2NSFG/FZ4PK7YILE2NSFG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/PK7Y/ILE2NSFG/FZ4PK7YILE2NSFG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/PK7Y/ILE2NSFG/FZ4PK7YILE2NSFG.SMALL.jpg AlexZ2 Use a old hard drive as a sander. Hard drive Remove all the screws to reveal the inside. And then take out all the components. Leave the bottom plate on if you have one. Sanding disk Get your sandpaper and trace the platter onto the sandpaper. Glue and cut Add super glue and glue the platt...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 17:26:16 PST
How to Make a Death Star Mailbox http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Death-Star-Mailbox/
How to Make a Death Star Mailbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/D5JK/ILBGX4ZQ/FEWD5JKILBGX4ZQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/D5JK/ILBGX4ZQ/FEWD5JKILBGX4ZQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/D5JK/ILBGX4ZQ/FEWD5JKILBGX4ZQ.SMALL.jpg cammers Just as the recent Star Wars hype was ramping up I came across an old pressure tank from a water pump. Its spherical shape demanded to be made into something. I thought a Death Star would be easy, and I like my creations to be functional, so I determined to make it into a mail box.As usual I haven't...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2016 17:27:05 PST
Dumpster Wood Electric Guitar (Using Basic Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dumpster-Wood-Electric-Guitar-Using-Basic-Hand-Too/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:25:29 PST
cardboard box http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Box/
cardboard box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/GF7F/IL261RJY/FSFGF7FIL261RJY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/GF7F/IL261RJY/FSFGF7FIL261RJY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/GF7F/IL261RJY/FSFGF7FIL261RJY.SMALL.jpg AlexZ2 a cardboard box for shipping or storing objects. i used it to store a 18650 lithium battery but the measurement can be adjusted to fit other things. Drawing the case measure the size of the object then draw it onto the cardboard with a little extra space. I have drawn a basic box design already t...
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 06:06:29 PST
Refinishing/reupholstering a hand tied spring rocking chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinishingreupholstering-a-Hand-Tied-Spring-Rocki/
Refinishing/reupholstering a hand tied spring rocking chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/5RES/IKYCUQB4/FKW5RESIKYCUQB4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/5RES/IKYCUQB4/FKW5RESIKYCUQB4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/5RES/IKYCUQB4/FKW5RESIKYCUQB4.SMALL.jpg Marbie25 Let me preface this entire thing with:I have never, ever refinished or reupholstered anything.There, I said it. Now let's move on.I eyed a dingy, lumpy-seated rocking chair at my local Goodwill store. You see, my brother just moved up my way to do his post-doc and is looking for some furniture. He s...
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 17:26:43 PST
Simple cutting board from pieces of scrap. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cutting-Board-From-Pieces-of-Scrap/
Simple cutting board from pieces of scrap. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/QP64/IKYGA62N/F4DQP64IKYGA62N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/QP64/IKYGA62N/F4DQP64IKYGA62N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/QP64/IKYGA62N/F4DQP64IKYGA62N.SMALL.jpg torx I wanted to present to you today a simple realization that I wasbusy for a few hours and gave me considerable satisfaction since I started with pieces of recovery (axes of high quality packaging and other pieces), and saw the end result for me was definitely satisfactory.The idea of building this t...
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 15:47:39 PST
Hot Glue Caulking Tube Saver http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Glue-Caulking-Tube-Saver/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:07:25 PDT
Bluetooth Wall-e Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Wall-e-Speaker/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 19:59:25 PST
Make Your Own Plywood Mallet! | DIY Woodworking Tools #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Your-Own-Woodwoking-Mallet-W-Leftover-Plywo/
Make Your Own Plywood Mallet! | DIY Woodworking Tools #1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/S7CA/IKBFO4OI/FIYS7CAIKBFO4OI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/S7CA/IKBFO4OI/FIYS7CAIKBFO4OI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/S7CA/IKBFO4OI/FIYS7CAIKBFO4OI.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 In the last few weeks, I've noticed that my interest has been moving a lot into woodworking projects*, I found that we have several woodworking tools that I forgot we had: A "Rasp", A "Rasp Planer", And some "Chisels".These chisels caught my eye: They are around 30 years old! I sharpened them and st...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 09:27:44 PST
Almost Free Router Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Almost-Free-Router-Table/
Almost Free Router Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/SHXZ/IJNM7T6C/FSTSHXZIJNM7T6C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/SHXZ/IJNM7T6C/FSTSHXZIJNM7T6C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/SHXZ/IJNM7T6C/FSTSHXZIJNM7T6C.SMALL.jpg wobblycogs Every woodworker should have a router table as they make countless operations with the router both easier and safer. Unfortunately commercial router tables are often expensive and of fairly mediocre quality. In this 'ible I show off the router table that I built for almost nothing from pieces of scr...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 04:47:48 PST
Weave Chair Seats With Paracord http://www.instructables.com/id/Weave-Chair-Seats-With-Paracord/
Weave Chair Seats With Paracord - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/QSX9/IIOZ0KR3/FVTQSX9IIOZ0KR3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/QSX9/IIOZ0KR3/FVTQSX9IIOZ0KR3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/QSX9/IIOZ0KR3/FVTQSX9IIOZ0KR3.SMALL.jpg kentdvm It's fairly easy to find old wooden chairs with broken out seat bottoms. Often the chair frame is solid, but no one is interested in reweaving the rush bottom. When I found 5 old chairs in the rafters of a barn I decided to hack them with paracord! This is a fun project which will add a pop of col...
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 10:46:27 PST
(Laptop) DIY Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-DIY-Table/
(Laptop) DIY Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/6DA0/IIOWR9PK/FDL6DA0IIOWR9PK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/6DA0/IIOWR9PK/FDL6DA0IIOWR9PK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/6DA0/IIOWR9PK/FDL6DA0IIOWR9PK.SMALL.jpg AshleighC5 Cardboard Laptop TableSimple, easy and handy for multitudes of tasks.Need an over the lap table but don't want some expensive laptop stand?Materials:A fair amount of unbent cardboard (4-5 - 40-50cmx30-40cm)4 x Cardboard rolls(from within glad wrap or wrapping paper)Super glue/ hot glueStanley knife ...
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 05:04:30 PST
It's a Sign: A Personalized Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-a-Sign-a-Personalized-Gift/
It's a Sign: A Personalized Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/HFPQ/IINF4RSD/F9SHFPQIINF4RSD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/HFPQ/IINF4RSD/F9SHFPQIINF4RSD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/HFPQ/IINF4RSD/F9SHFPQIINF4RSD.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory We're super big fans of the Gourmet Grandpa, not just because of his amazing cooking skills, but because he's also an awesome father and grandfather. We do a lot of cool, crafty and tasty things at Eureka Factory, but we come by our thirst for creative endeavors somewhat genetically,and we wanted t...
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 11:48:35 PST
Acoustic Guitar Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Acoustic-Guitar-Shelf/
Acoustic Guitar Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/00EU/IHI3ONSE/F8O00EUIHI3ONSE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/00EU/IHI3ONSE/F8O00EUIHI3ONSE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/00EU/IHI3ONSE/F8O00EUIHI3ONSE.SMALL.jpg CavanhaMan Before crucify me saying I screwed up a guitar to make a shelf in my defense I say that this guitar is very old and has been hurt by falls and excesses of a teenager who thought he was rock star! Also, I will use the other parts of the acoustic guitar to make an electric nylon guitar! (Soon I'll ...
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:48:01 PST
Dandeline Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Dandeline-Lanterns/
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 09:35:25 PDT
Hand Crank Paint Shaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Crank-Paint-Shaker/
Hand Crank Paint Shaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/AZZ6/IEIDFA33/FIWAZZ6IEIDFA33.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/AZZ6/IEIDFA33/FIWAZZ6IEIDFA33.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/AZZ6/IEIDFA33/FIWAZZ6IEIDFA33.SMALL.jpg shambuda2000 Mixing paint with a stir stick or a drill attachment is a bummer. Incidentally, spending a lot of money on a paint shaker that I will hardly ever use is also a bummer. As I plan on tackling quite a few paint projects in the near future, I decided it was time to turn the fevered dream of a madman (th...
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 09:08:43 PDT
Huge Wooden Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Wooden-Shelves/
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Sat, 12 Sep 2015 19:30:32 PDT
How to Restore an Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-an-Axe/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 09:05:25 PDT
Bike from waste materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-from-waste-materials/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 09:07:11 PDT
Make Unique Keychains from Silverware http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Keychains-From-Silverware/
Make Unique Keychains from Silverware - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/HPJI/ICIDAZBW/F3SHPJIICIDAZBW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/HPJI/ICIDAZBW/F3SHPJIICIDAZBW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/HPJI/ICIDAZBW/F3SHPJIICIDAZBW.SMALL.jpg M3G This is another project I made while trying to figure out how to use up my massive excess of cutlery. These keychains are very quick and easy to make, and each one is unique. What You Need: - A saw capable of cutting metal- A fork or spoon- Files- A 3/16" rod- A keyring- A vise with soft jaws B...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:00:32 PDT
Upcycled Tyre Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Tyre-Chair/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 03:10:42 PDT
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-ULTIMATE-LIGHT-BULB-WALL-HOOK/
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SMALL.jpg CraigRJess A few months ago while looking through some of the awesome Instructables, I came across the Concrete Light Bulb Wall Hook by Whamodyne. Ever since reading that Instructable, I've been literally... "hooked".I decided to make my own version by improving upon the idea by making it as realistic as ...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:58:21 PDT
Sit-ups Kit in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Sit-ups-Kit-in-a-Box/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 10:48:05 PDT
A Rs100 (hardly 2$) bottle lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Rs100-hardly-2-bottle-lamp/
A Rs100 (hardly 2$) bottle lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/TM9O/IBEWZILM/FVITM9OIBEWZILM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/TM9O/IBEWZILM/FVITM9OIBEWZILM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/TM9O/IBEWZILM/FVITM9OIBEWZILM.SMALL.jpg Ashwin e i Hey :)During one of my many trips a day in search of food to the kitchen store room, i found this really good looking wine bottle. Sad news is, it was empty and the good news, i have an empty bottle! :) I had seen these really expensive lamps with fancy wire mesh shades and had always wanted one. We...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 16:45:38 PDT
Creating a DIY Pallet Wood Floor with free wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Wood-Floor/
Creating a DIY Pallet Wood Floor with free wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/VB9L/IBC3243I/F9YVB9LIBC3243I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/VB9L/IBC3243I/F9YVB9LIBC3243I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/VB9L/IBC3243I/F9YVB9LIBC3243I.SMALL.jpg Humboldtartdept It took some effort, it took some time, but in the end, we're super thrilled with it. Getting Started Our pantry floor was a disaster. Or, the tiny scary purposeless room we turned into a pantry had this horrible cheap carpet in it. Hardly up to task. Stopping by a pallet recycler for another ...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:52:06 PDT
Two tables to one http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-tables-to-one/
Two tables to one - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/870P/IB0MD96C/F02870PIB0MD96C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/870P/IB0MD96C/F02870PIB0MD96C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/870P/IB0MD96C/F02870PIB0MD96C.SMALL.jpg adamtylernelson Last year, I made a couple simple sawhorse tables out of some scrap 2x4s and 2x8s. After completing my Backyard Kitchen earlier this summer, I no longer had any need for the quick (read: poor quality) tables, BUT I did still need some extra space for outdoor projects, etc. This instructable covers h...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 04:30:48 PDT