Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:02:56 PST BLOX v1.01 Batman Spatula: The Dark Utensil http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Spatula-The-Dark-Utensil/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:54:01 PST
Stylish Grommet Tool Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Grommet-Tool-Belt/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:21:34 PST
The Unspin-Inator http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Unspin-Inator/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 06:17:05 PST
HDPE Carvers Mallets http://www.instructables.com/id/HDPE-Carvers-Mallets/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:37:14 PST
Repair Tools Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Tools-Storage/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:43:18 PST
Modular Tool Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Tool-Charging-Station/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:42:53 PST
How to be a maker! http://www.instructables.com/id/Becoming-a-Maker/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 10:43:54 PST
Spool Tool Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Spool-Tool-Organizer/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 12:01:24 PST
How To Make A Mallet From Milk Jugs! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Mallet-From-Milk-Jugs/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:15:49 PST
My First: Fume extractor! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Fume-extractor/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 01:02:36 PST
Poke Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Poke-Board-1/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 05:23:42 PST
The Most Amazingly Versatile, Space Saving Hobby-Project Happy Place!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Most-Amazingly-Versatile-Space-Saving-Hobby-Pr/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 23:17:27 PST
Leftovers Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Leftovers-Workbench/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 12:32:57 PST
Paint Shavings Hair Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Shavings-Hair-Clip/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 09:53:12 PST
Complete workshop in a shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Complete-workshop-in-a-shelf/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 04:06:08 PST
Hammer Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammer-Handle/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:11:27 PST
Repurposed hammer into wooden mallet. http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-hammer-into-wooden-mallet/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:42:35 PST
my workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/my-workbench-1/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:00:04 PST
Making The Zoetrope http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-The-Zoetrope/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:49:47 PST
Build an awesome mobile space saving work bench. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-awesome-mobile-space-saving-work-bench/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:01:31 PST
DIY Drill Press with Rubber Band Suspension http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drill-Press-with-Rubber-Band-Suspension/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:21:16 PST
Ultimate sawhorse, rockwell jawhorse mate http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-sawhorse-rockwell-jawhorse-mate/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:07:19 PST
hammer restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/hammer-restoration/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:09:57 PST
Drum Sander-an eclectic mix! http://www.instructables.com/id/Drum-Sander-an-eclectic-mix/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 17:51:05 PST
Coinapult. The Coin Flipping Catapult! http://www.instructables.com/id/Coinapult-The-Coin-Flipping-Catapult/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 10:03:56 PST
Small Tools Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Tools-Hanger/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 10:00:43 PST
Steel Etching and Marking from a DC Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Etching-and-Marking-from-a-DC-Adapter/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 09:35:10 PST
Radio alignment tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Radio-alignment-tools/
Radio alignment tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/LFDR/I4ID7J5Z/FPCLFDRI4ID7J5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/LFDR/I4ID7J5Z/FPCLFDRI4ID7J5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/LFDR/I4ID7J5Z/FPCLFDRI4ID7J5Z.SMALL.jpg VK2HFS Ham radio operators constantly need an insulated alignment tools to service transmitters and receivers. This is a simple method to make them i have used for some years. The plastic knitting needles are about $5 at most stores. After filing the needle to the shape you want be sure to clean it with a ...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 00:05:51 PST
Turnbuckle Wire Clamp Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Turnbuckle-Wire-Clamp-Tool/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 09:33:55 PST
Wooden Block Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Block-Plane/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 07:15:48 PST
eletric hand drill clutch fix http://www.instructables.com/id/eletric-hand-drill-clutch-fix/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:59:49 PST
Wooden saw present http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-saw-present/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 17:37:18 PST
Make A Recycled EDC For Repairmen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Recycled-EDC-For-Repairmen/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:43:43 PST
Magnetic Key Ring Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Key-Ring-Holder/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 12:37:16 PST
How To Make Copper Wire Inlay Decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Copper-Wire-Inlay-Decorations/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:52:22 PST
DIY Homemade Mini Wood Lathe with Drill Hand Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Mini-Wood-Lathe-with-Drill-Hand-Tools/
DIY Homemade Mini Wood Lathe with Drill Hand Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q4IG/I3H6XDS6/FGXQ4IGI3H6XDS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q4IG/I3H6XDS6/FGXQ4IGI3H6XDS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q4IG/I3H6XDS6/FGXQ4IGI3H6XDS6.SMALL.jpg doitverything46 Homemade Mini Wood Lathe with Drill Hand Tools very easy and cheap.You can show step by step how to make a mini lathe using a power drill. I turn a few pieces and then make a small tool handle.
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 23:45:27 PST
Cupboard/Side Rack/Workbench/Organiser http://www.instructables.com/id/CupboardSide-RackWorkbenchOrganiser/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 09:54:07 PST
Dashboard Glove Dryer/Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Dashboard-Glove-DryerWarmer/
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By: RavenThorn

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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:46:29 PST
How to make wooden pendant. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-wooden-pendant/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:51:00 PST
Jobsite Hotbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Jobsite-Hotbox/
Jobsite Hotbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/G6KP/I2RGYSSF/FPUG6KPI2RGYSSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/G6KP/I2RGYSSF/FPUG6KPI2RGYSSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/G6KP/I2RGYSSF/FPUG6KPI2RGYSSF.SMALL.jpg RavenThorn Being a contractor once the deep freeze comes to MN is not an easy change of season.Besides pulling out all of the cold weather gear, boots, thermals, insulated bibs etc.... We also have to prepare all of our tools. One tool that gets most of the use is the cordless drill/impact. New Lithium Ion b...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:18:46 PST
How To Make A Retro Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Retro-Wall-Clock/
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:40:19 PST
Terrarium Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Terrarium-Table/
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:00:50 PST
Silhouette Style DIY Organization Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouette-Style-DIY-Organization-Board/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 15:58:04 PST
Mjölnir's Cradle http://www.instructables.com/id/Mjölnirs-Cradle/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18:45:23 PST
Electrolysis Rust Removal - DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrolysis-Rust-Removal-DIY-Tutorial/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 10:13:43 PST
Shop cheats: Magic socket trick http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-cheats-Magic-socket-trick/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 23:16:15 PST
SBoaB- Simple Brackets on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/SBoaB-Simple-Brackets-on-a-Budget/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 18:46:31 PST
Scrap Plywood to Custom Speaker Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Speaker-Amp-and-Housing/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:20:22 PST
Firewood to Natural Edge Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Firewood-to-Natural-Edge-Bowl/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 15:29:27 PST
Make a Manly Mallet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Manly-Mallet/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 09:18:11 PST