Instructables: exploring - workshop - welding - metalwork - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 5 Dec 2016 10:45:08 PST BLOX v1.01 Custom Flatbed http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Flatbed/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 02:40:19 PDT
Simple Industrial Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Industrial-Pencil-Holder/
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Thu, 12 May 2016 07:18:59 PDT
The best Welding Cart in the world? http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Best-Welding-Cart-in-the-World/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:23:39 PDT
SkateBoard Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Skate-Board-Shelf/
SkateBoard Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/8KWS/IGEYBLO7/F738KWSIGEYBLO7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/8KWS/IGEYBLO7/F738KWSIGEYBLO7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/8KWS/IGEYBLO7/F738KWSIGEYBLO7.SMALL.jpg throughthehaze My Son recently retired his Skateboard, which used to be mine, and was originally given to me by a Skater who used it on an X-Games tour, so, it has history, and he wanted to make a shelf from it, rather than scrap it, or have it fester in a cupboard.So I decided to make some brackets so it could be...
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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 10:20:43 PDT
Recycled scrap metal sheep // Mark II http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-scrap-metal-sheep-Mark-II/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:38:58 PDT
Choosing Greener Metals http://www.instructables.com/id/Choosing-Greener-Metals/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 07:13:23 PDT
Blacksmithing a Metal Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Blacksmithing-a-Metal-Rose/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 21:32:40 PDT
Horseshoe Dutchoven Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Horseshoe-Dutchoven-Holder/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:28:48 PST
How to Make a Cool and Compact Fire Pit from Half a Sheet of Steel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-and-Compact-Fire-Pit-from-Half-/
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Sat, 24 May 2014 07:00:58 PDT
Rockin' Stump http://www.instructables.com/id/Rockin-Stump/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 18:41:39 PDT
"drill" a square hole http://www.instructables.com/id/drill-a-square-hole/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 10:12:01 PDT
How to cut, bend, grind and weld an art-car sign http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-bend-grind-and-weld-an-art-car-sign/
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Tue, 18 Sep 2012 11:57:36 PDT
Fixing my old reel mower http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-my-old-reel-mower/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2012 00:48:15 PDT