Instructables: exploring - workshop - tool http://www.instructables.com Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:28:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make a Burnisher http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Burnisher/
Make a Burnisher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/XLHP/INI7URKB/F21XLHPINI7URKB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/XLHP/INI7URKB/F21XLHPINI7URKB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/XLHP/INI7URKB/F21XLHPINI7URKB.SMALL.jpg djpolymath A burnisher is similar the a kitchen knife honing steel. A honing steel realigns a knife blade, while a burnisher creates a burr or sharp hook on a scraping tool by deforming the metal. A good burnisher can be a little pricey, so I decided to make my own for sharpening card scrapers. The Steel Th...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 08:12:19 PDT
Acrylic Bending Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Bending-Jig/
Acrylic Bending Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/QGLE/INI7S3UO/FEAQGLEINI7S3UO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/QGLE/INI7S3UO/FEAQGLEINI7S3UO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/QGLE/INI7S3UO/FEAQGLEINI7S3UO.SMALL.jpg cdonnelly2 We had to replace some acrylic bending jigs in our shop so I decided to make them in house and post the project up here. It is very basic but suits our needs in the school shop. Cutting out the sides You have to cut two sides for the bending jig on a laser cutter or CNC mill. I used our Chinese ...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 01:33:50 PDT
Utilizing Wall Space Effectively http://www.instructables.com/id/Utilizing-Vertical-Wall-Space-Effectively/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:56:59 PDT
Adhesive Tape Zoo http://www.instructables.com/id/Adhesive-Tape-Zoo/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:53:41 PDT
Restoring an Electric Drill With RC Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-Electric-Drill-With-RC-Battery/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 05:54:19 PDT
How to Level/Flatten Your Whetstone | Tips & Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-LevelFlatten-Your-Whetstone-Tips-Tricks/
How to Level/Flatten Your Whetstone | Tips & Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/80FM/INALQ621/F3X80FMINALQ621.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/80FM/INALQ621/F3X80FMINALQ621.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/80FM/INALQ621/F3X80FMINALQ621.SMALL.jpg Expedition Jack Expedition Jack shows you how to level your whetstone without using any other whetstone but only using the resources around you.STAY CONNECTED HERE YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/ExpeditionJack Facebook: https://www.youtube.com/ExpeditionJack Twitter: https://www.youtube.com/ExpeditionJack I...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 05:27:18 PDT
Make The Perfect Compact Tool Bag For $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-Perfect-Compact-Tool-Bag-for-20/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 12:14:32 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SQUARE.jpg http://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
How to Make a Batman Tool Cabinet (part2) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Batman-Tool-Cabinet-part2/
How to Make a Batman Tool Cabinet (part2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/04HC/IN4TTRS1/FQX04HCIN4TTRS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/04HC/IN4TTRS1/FQX04HCIN4TTRS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/04HC/IN4TTRS1/FQX04HCIN4TTRS1.SMALL.jpg The Woodworking Junkie Whats Up guys! Just dropped in to throw part 2 of "how to make a batman tool cabinet" up. This part details how to outfit the inside of the cabinet with multiple hand tools. Please if you havent go watch part 1 first for the full build. Thank you very much for watching!
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 08:23:06 PDT
Bicycle Headset Cup Removal Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Headset-Cup-Removal-Tool-1/
Bicycle Headset Cup Removal Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/9XGA/IMW93QU8/FCD9XGAIMW93QU8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/9XGA/IMW93QU8/FCD9XGAIMW93QU8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/9XGA/IMW93QU8/FCD9XGAIMW93QU8.SMALL.jpg AaronG12 BACKGROUND: I recently needed to replace the fork on my bicycle. I could have taken it to a bicycle shop, but wanted to take this one on for myself as a skill-builder. In the process of replacing the fork, it turned out that I also needed to replace the headset cups, which are two pieces that hold t...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 16:21:29 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/KU67/IMXOL622/FUVKU67IMXOL622.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/KU67/IMXOL622/FUVKU67IMXOL622.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Cherry toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Cherry-Toolbox/
Cherry toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/8P6U/IMM961W1/FTQ8P6UIMM961W1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/8P6U/IMM961W1/FTQ8P6UIMM961W1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/8P6U/IMM961W1/FTQ8P6UIMM961W1.SMALL.jpg dalegribble A pair of toolboxes made for two little kids that belong in the same realm as Santas workshop elves. They are little tinkerers. Constantly amazing me that they want to pull out their tools when dad uses his. It seems only fitting that it be made out of a really nice piece of hardwood. They are n...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 20:05:09 PDT
How to Make The Ultimate Wooden Vise | DIY Woodworking Tools #3 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Ultimate-Wooden-Vise-DIY-Woodworki/
How to Make The Ultimate Wooden Vise | DIY Woodworking Tools #3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IXRF/IMMFFO1Z/FWBIXRFIMMFFO1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IXRF/IMMFFO1Z/FWBIXRFIMMFFO1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IXRF/IMMFFO1Z/FWBIXRFIMMFFO1Z.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I've been needing another vise for quite a long time now. I have one vise, Which is in my room (My room serves as a workshop). Sometimes, When I do messier projects, Such as ones with a lot of sawdust, I prefer doing them in our balcony. Because I have one vise, And it is pretty difficult to remove ...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 01:19:13 PDT
Welding Table design http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Table-Design/
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 07:39:36 PDT
Wrong Size Wrench? No Problem! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrong-Size-Wrench-No-Problem/
Wrong Size Wrench? No Problem! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/LE4L/IMC8XFDY/FCZLE4LIMC8XFDY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/LE4L/IMC8XFDY/FCZLE4LIMC8XFDY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/LE4L/IMC8XFDY/FCZLE4LIMC8XFDY.SMALL.jpg M3G I am notoriously bad at selecting the right size wrench, and sometimes it comes back to bite me. I was recently shown this trick by a buddy of mine, and it is a lifesaver!*Note: while this is a very useful tip, I would not recommend using it in every situation. In some cases (like if you're working ...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 10:12:00 PDT
Make a Dovetail Marking Gauge with Hand Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Dovetail-Marking-Gauge-With-Hand-Tools/
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 13:45:21 PDT
Homemade Mini Drilling With Spindle Machine Tool Clamping Rod ER11 http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Drilling-With-Spindle-Machine-Tool-C/
Homemade Mini Drilling With Spindle Machine Tool Clamping Rod ER11 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/UX11/IM5WJEJ6/FH1UX11IM5WJEJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/UX11/IM5WJEJ6/FH1UX11IM5WJEJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/UX11/IM5WJEJ6/FH1UX11IM5WJEJ6.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Mini Drilling with ER11 Motor Shaft Extension Rod Inner Hole 5 mm Optional Engraving Machine Clamping Collet Drill Sleeve Motor ExtensionThe axis hole is smaller than the real size, expand the hole by heating with 300 celsius degree,put the spindle axis in lock the jbckscrew.Fix the clampi...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 05:42:22 PDT
Simple Wood and Iron Pipe Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wood-and-Iron-Pipe-Tool/
Simple Wood and Iron Pipe Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/HOR7/IM0VLWD4/FSFHOR7IM0VLWD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/HOR7/IM0VLWD4/FSFHOR7IM0VLWD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/HOR7/IM0VLWD4/FSFHOR7IM0VLWD4.SMALL.jpg deluges This is a quick (30 mins including glue curing time) and cheap (0 pesos) project.I have a pipe and was in dire need of a proper packing/cleaning tool, so I made one. The tobacco box you see in the back was also the object of an instructables.Let's go! Reuse an old file For the metal part, I used ...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2016 13:28:17 PDT
Simhasana Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Simhasana-Bench/
Simhasana Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/FLT5/ILWJ681J/FU2FLT5ILWJ681J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/FLT5/ILWJ681J/FU2FLT5ILWJ681J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/FLT5/ILWJ681J/FU2FLT5ILWJ681J.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon Hello everyone !A few months a go i started doing Yoga ! and i would not believe i will love it that much.My teacher (Tamar ) is one of the best ,she supported me during the entire process , and always stood by me and helped do the postures correctly She wanted me to build her the Simhasana Bench...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 07:31:49 PDT
3$ BEST screwdrivers & tools support http://www.instructables.com/id/3-BEST-Screwdrivers-Tools-Support/
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 06:32:39 PDT
3 Easy Homemade Tools That Can Be Very Useful http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Easy-Homemade-Tools-That-Can-Be-Very-Useful/
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Fri, 11 Mar 2016 00:19:50 PST
Homemade Mini PCB Press Drill DIY Rotary Tool CNC Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-PCB-Press-Drill-DIY-Rotary-Tool-CNC-/
Homemade Mini PCB Press Drill DIY Rotary Tool CNC Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/PLB9/ILL7XLR5/FWXPLB9ILL7XLR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/PLB9/ILL7XLR5/FWXPLB9ILL7XLR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/PLB9/ILL7XLR5/FWXPLB9ILL7XLR5.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Mini PCB Press Drill DIY Rotary Tool CNC ToolsThis is a my aluminium homemade angle drill attachment which is reversible and is ideal for drilling at awkward angles and cut or grindingConverts a drill into a angle tool, Design for use in home by aluminum alloy good for PCB, wood for long...
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 07:59:21 PST
Make Your Own Wooden C-Clamp! | DIY Woodworking Tools #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Wooden-C-Clamp-DIY-Woodworking-Tools/
Make Your Own Wooden C-Clamp! | DIY Woodworking Tools #2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/4EK6/ILL5TCF6/FGT4EK6ILL5TCF6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/4EK6/ILL5TCF6/FGT4EK6ILL5TCF6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/4EK6/ILL5TCF6/FGT4EK6ILL5TCF6.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 C-Clamps are so expensive! Did you see that price tag last time you were at the store?I don't have a very big budget for projects, So I make most of my tools. That's why I'm going to show you how to make a perfect woodworking C-Clamp, Using only hand tools! What's better than making an extremely use...
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 07:02:11 PST
Cleaning Out a ADI Vacuum Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-Out-a-ADI-Vacuum-Pump/
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 13:29:27 PST
Adirondack Beach Chair w/ 2 Positions http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-Beach-Chair-W-2-Positions/
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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 20:33:54 PST
Mount a Vise! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mount-a-Vise/
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 13:52:57 PST
Pallet Wood Icepick handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Icepick-Handle/
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 11:16:14 PST
Magnetic Bit Storage On A Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Bit-Storage-on-a-Drill/
Magnetic Bit Storage On A Drill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/6EML/IL8LHYP5/FHO6EMLIL8LHYP5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/6EML/IL8LHYP5/FHO6EMLIL8LHYP5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/6EML/IL8LHYP5/FHO6EMLIL8LHYP5.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I think almost everyone that has a drill can agree with me that losing a bit or a screw while making a project is the worst thing that could ever happen. EVER!I decided that I want to keep the bits that I used most often on my drill so they won't get lost, Using magnets. This also makes it really ea...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 10:30:48 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
MICROMETER TOOL BOX http://www.instructables.com/id/MICROMETER-TOOL-BOX/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 19:41:55 PST
DIY Rolling Tool Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rolling-Tool-Chest/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 20:34:02 PST
Monster Soldering Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Soldering-Gun/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 21:54:54 PST
Making your Garden Tools more efficient http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Your-Garden-Tools-More-Efficient/
Making your Garden Tools more efficient - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/T5L5/IKLHV2HE/F3HT5L5IKLHV2HE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/T5L5/IKLHV2HE/F3HT5L5IKLHV2HE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/T5L5/IKLHV2HE/F3HT5L5IKLHV2HE.SMALL.jpg buck2217 I do a lot of digging - I mean a LOT!!! I have about 4 acres and do most of my stuff by hand so anything that makes my tools better is good!Now when digging I find that my instep gets sore, so let's improve a fork (or a spade if you wish)This is pretty simple, all you need is a couple of nuts, bolts...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 15:21:02 PST
A Great Bending Tool for Solid Material http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Great-Bending-Tool-for-Solid-Material/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:18:44 PST
9 Unusual Tool Storage Methods for Your Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Unusual-Tool-Storage-Methods-for-Your-Workshop/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:07:01 PST
Prepping and Polishing Tiny Spaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Prepping-and-Polishing-Tiny-Spaces/
Prepping and Polishing Tiny Spaces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/1LCN/IK7C1KUY/F391LCNIK7C1KUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/1LCN/IK7C1KUY/F391LCNIK7C1KUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/1LCN/IK7C1KUY/F391LCNIK7C1KUY.SMALL.jpg bfk The past few days have been exceptionally cold, so opening doors to sand blast a set of headers for my project car seemed unwise.I opted to prepare them for paint using the grinder wire / brush, bronze wool, emery cloth method. It was easy work up to the point where the gaps between pipes prevented...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 13:21:01 PST
Tape Measure Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tape-Measure-Holder/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 17:27:55 PST
Rehandling Woodworking Lathe Chisels http://www.instructables.com/id/Rehandling-Woodworking-Lathe-Chisels/
Rehandling Woodworking Lathe Chisels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/ZR2T/IK8MYAB0/FX1ZR2TIK8MYAB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/ZR2T/IK8MYAB0/FX1ZR2TIK8MYAB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/ZR2T/IK8MYAB0/FX1ZR2TIK8MYAB0.SMALL.jpg antagonizer When you invest in a new lathe, they often come with a few basic chisels to get you started. More often than not, they get tossed into my 'seconds' toolbox with my mismatched driver sets, loose sockets and assorted other cast off tools, only to be forgotten, and potentially handed down to another ne...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 18:49:07 PST
Terrible Compact Alternative to Sack Trolly on a Budget of Nothing. http://www.instructables.com/id/Terrible-Compact-Alternative-to-Sack-Trolly-on-a-B/
Terrible Compact Alternative to Sack Trolly on a Budget of Nothing. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/62FJ/IJYKO3HW/F2O62FJIJYKO3HW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/62FJ/IJYKO3HW/F2O62FJIJYKO3HW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/62FJ/IJYKO3HW/F2O62FJIJYKO3HW.SMALL.jpg crazyg Folds smaller than my* sack trolly, so it can fit in the back of my hatchback car.along with the tools and materials.London is notorious for not letting you park anywhere near where your working, so tools often have to be carried .and i did not want to buy a folding sack trolly.It sort of works,with...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 12:23:59 PST
How to make a Medieval Morning Star (Flail) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Medieval-Morning-Star-Chain-Mace-/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 15:33:44 PST
2x4 Wusak Woodworker's Ultimate Swiss Army Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Wusak-Woodworkers-Ultimate-Swiss-Army-Knife/
2x4 Wusak Woodworker's Ultimate Swiss Army Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/1QM8/IJOMU7EL/FSL1QM8IJOMU7EL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/1QM8/IJOMU7EL/FSL1QM8IJOMU7EL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/1QM8/IJOMU7EL/FSL1QM8IJOMU7EL.SMALL.jpg myrmac I was born in Switzerland and as boy I was told : "Real boys always have a knife and string in their pocket!" I like pocket knives and collect them. The "SwissChamp"can be considered Victorinox's current masterpiece. Consisting of 8 tool layers containing almost every tool. But still not the ones s...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:28:50 PST
Self-Marking Tape Measure http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Marking-Tape-Measure/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:10:18 PST
Tool Cart (re-purposed stroller) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Cart-re-purposed-Stroller/
Tool Cart (re-purposed stroller) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/S4PA/IJAEIMQA/FB1S4PAIJAEIMQA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/S4PA/IJAEIMQA/FB1S4PAIJAEIMQA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/S4PA/IJAEIMQA/FB1S4PAIJAEIMQA.SMALL.jpg live4ktm I have alleys near my place where I walk the dogs. I often come across a discarded stroller like this one. This time I had been thinking of a good way to take all my tools into the apartment after working on a tiny house project (more on that later.) If you like this idea, please vote for me in t...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 18:14:35 PST
Magnetic Soft Jaws For Your Vise (Using Silicone Adhesive) http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Soft-Jaws-for-Your-Vise-Using-Silicone-Ad/
Magnetic Soft Jaws For Your Vise (Using Silicone Adhesive) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/3C0O/IJQNYPPV/FU53C0OIJQNYPPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/3C0O/IJQNYPPV/FU53C0OIJQNYPPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/3C0O/IJQNYPPV/FU53C0OIJQNYPPV.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I was recently given a very old vise from my grandpa, I started using it, And for most projects, It's an amazing must have tool!The problem with vises is that they have serrated jaws, Which are very aggressive and can leave marks on your work, Whether it's Wood, Metal, Or anything else.After looking...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 01:09:15 PST
50 Year Old Vise Restoration- Using Basic Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/50-Year-Old-Vise-Restoration-Using-Basic-Tools/
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 08:32:36 PST
Make your own (cheap and easy) Hand Planer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-cheap-and-Easy-Hand-Planer/
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 03:35:27 PST
Thin Rip Push Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Thin-Rip-Push-Block/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 16:45:35 PST
Earth Auger http://www.instructables.com/id/Earth-Auger/
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 08:41:02 PST
Ultimate portable mobile toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-portable-mobile-toolbox/
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 13:18:06 PST
Cheap PCB Drillpress for Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-PCB-Drillpress-for-Dremel/
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 20:34:44 PST