Instructables: exploring - workshop - welding http://www.instructables.com Tue, 27 Sep 2016 03:28:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Welding Clamp for Thin Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Clamp-for-Thin-Materials/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 05:48:49 PDT
Sutro Tower Coat Rack Process From Manufacturing to Delivery http://www.instructables.com/id/Sutro-Tower-Coat-Rack-Process-From-Manufacturing-t/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 11:04:22 PDT
Welder Storage Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Welder-Storage-Hook/
Welder Storage Hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/12JA/IT22TEYM/FH012JAIT22TEYM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/12JA/IT22TEYM/FH012JAIT22TEYM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/12JA/IT22TEYM/FH012JAIT22TEYM.SMALL.jpg ALEX_HOLAND Ufff a lot of time since my last post.Hope you lijke this small proyect. Materials Board 2cm Ithick, and plywood, 5mm thickNo measures, since it must fit your need.Run through the table saw in order to get the same widthRounded Corner to fit the cables.The plywood mut be 4 inches longer than th...
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:59:31 PDT
Sandscoop for Metal Detecting http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandscoop-for-Metal-Detecting/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 20:21:00 PDT
Custom Live Edge Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Live-Edge-Table/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 06:39:02 PDT
Extra Hand for a Drink Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Extra-Hand-for-a-Drink-Cup/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 12:39:19 PDT
Life Size Figure Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Size-Figure-Sculpture/
Life Size Figure Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/DLA0/ISCBO85Q/FJMDLA0ISCBO85Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/DLA0/ISCBO85Q/FJMDLA0ISCBO85Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/DLA0/ISCBO85Q/FJMDLA0ISCBO85Q.SMALL.jpg cfreeman8 Do you love sculpture? Want to know how to make an awesome, award winning work of art? I'm going to walk you through this piece I made for an introduction to sculpture class at Santa Clara University. Figure out what you want to make! Think long and hard. What do you like to look at? What will y...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 16:43:48 PDT
Caradonna Coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Caradonna-Coffee-Table/
Caradonna Coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/ID8B/ISCBBTIV/FQQID8BISCBBTIV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/ID8B/ISCBBTIV/FQQID8BISCBBTIV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/ID8B/ISCBBTIV/FQQID8BISCBBTIV.SMALL.jpg LateNightWood This is a coffee table I was commissioned to build last year. It's a blend of rectangular steel tubing and wood. It was a fun challenge to take on, and the owners were very pleased with the results. Hope you like it! Laying It Out I don't have pictures of my initial sketch, but I had this photo o...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 10:30:48 PDT
Toolbox Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Toolbox-Workbench/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 08:20:12 PDT
Convert a Hobie Cat from Sail to Power (Cheap Pontoon Boat) http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Hobie-Cat-From-Sail-to-Power-Cheap-Ponto/
Convert a Hobie Cat from Sail to Power (Cheap Pontoon Boat) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XKVY/ISCBFVPI/FQEXKVYISCBFVPI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XKVY/ISCBFVPI/FQEXKVYISCBFVPI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XKVY/ISCBFVPI/FQEXKVYISCBFVPI.SMALL.jpg OogieMustBoogie This instructable will explain how to create a device to attach a small outboard motor to a Hobie 16 and turn it into a very fun cheap cruising boat... Philosophy Sailing is a great art. Many people see no other way to enjoy the water. The Hobie cat 16 catamaran is a great intermediate sailboat...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:42:42 PDT
13' Coca Pelli Fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/13-Coca-Pelli-Fountain/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 10:13:25 PDT
Tiny House on Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-House-on-Wheels/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:25:38 PDT
Bed to Bench - Metal version http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-to-Bench-Metal-Version/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:50:04 PDT
Steady Rest for Wood Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Steady-Rest-for-Wood-Lathe/
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 13:22:00 PDT
A Band Saw Fence from Angle Iron (steel) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Band-Saw-Fence-From-Angle-Iron-steel/
A Band Saw Fence from Angle Iron (steel) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/C6LW/IRLQJRL4/F78C6LWIRLQJRL4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/C6LW/IRLQJRL4/F78C6LWIRLQJRL4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/C6LW/IRLQJRL4/F78C6LWIRLQJRL4.SMALL.jpg tjolley2000 I built this fence from "angle iron" for my band saw to help cut strait lines on future wood working projects. I had the material laying around but you should only need about 1.5 feet to replicate the project. Side note, I have always thought it strange that it is called "angle iron", but two pieces...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 07:47:31 PDT
Toy Steam Shovel http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-Steam-Shovel/
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 09:26:24 PDT
Steel Marking Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Marking-Gauge/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 05:51:35 PDT
Car parts stool/ side table http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Parts-Stool-Side-Table/
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:05:50 PDT
Lighted Stage Lettering http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighted-Stage-Lettering/
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:06:08 PDT
Custom Flatbed http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Flatbed/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 02:40:19 PDT
Camp fire skewers for SMORES CONES! http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Fire-Skewers-for-SMORES-CONES/
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:51:38 PDT
Tractor Bucket Attachment Point (Let's Lift Heavy Stuff!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tractor-Bucket-Attachment-Point-Lets-Lift-Heavy-St/
Tractor Bucket Attachment Point (Let's Lift Heavy Stuff!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/6UN2/IQYT4F8X/FXE6UN2IQYT4F8X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/6UN2/IQYT4F8X/FXE6UN2IQYT4F8X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/6UN2/IQYT4F8X/FXE6UN2IQYT4F8X.SMALL.jpg doozer_not_fraggle You paid WHAT for that tractor, and it doesn't even have a decent attachment point for lifting random farm stuff?!?!?Are you a tractor owner, and find yourself wanting to hook a chain onto something huge and lift it, only to find the shoddy folks in accounting at the tractor company decided to save ...
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:36:47 PDT
Lithium powered spot welder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Spot-Welder-WITH-Salvaged-Lithium-Cells/
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:10:40 PDT
Scrappy 3 Legged Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrappy-3-Legged-Lamp/
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 20:11:28 PDT
Pub Table & Bar Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Pub-Table-Bar-Stools/
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 05:41:50 PDT
Raptor 5: a Fully Iron CNC DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Raptor-5-a-Fully-Iron-CNC-DIY/
Raptor 5: a Fully Iron CNC DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WJN1/IQMKJ1RA/F2YWJN1IQMKJ1RA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WJN1/IQMKJ1RA/F2YWJN1IQMKJ1RA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WJN1/IQMKJ1RA/F2YWJN1IQMKJ1RA.SMALL.jpg MircoSlepko as always I apologize for my English if any word or phrase is not understood, in case if you have any doubts or questions please email me.Apart solder some piece of metal when it happens, you believe it or not this was for me the first working experience with the iron in the construction of large ob...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 22:22:20 PDT
Faux Keying Around http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Keying-Around/
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 23:37:24 PDT
Cutting Steel With a Welder! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Steel-With-a-Welder/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 04:13:23 PDT
Horseshoe Cord Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Horseshoe-Cord-Holder/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 15:10:13 PDT
Upcycled Welding Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Welding-Cart/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:52:33 PDT
Welding Scrap Metal Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Scrap-Metal-Motorcycle/
Welding Scrap Metal Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/7S0C/IPK1Q3HA/FIX7S0CIPK1Q3HA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/7S0C/IPK1Q3HA/FIX7S0CIPK1Q3HA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/7S0C/IPK1Q3HA/FIX7S0CIPK1Q3HA.SMALL.jpg michu19753 When its rainingcleaning it in the garage and you have a couple of rusty junk (and some time) Idea You are sad, you are badly go to the kitchen eat anythingotthink of something to do (this large part one the pictrue is a big party turbachargers from my car; unfrotunately broken) Welding Photos...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:33:29 PDT
Eames-Style Chair Made From Satellite Dishes http://www.instructables.com/id/Eames-Style-Chair-Made-From-Satellite-Dishes/
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 19:21:25 PDT
The Wire Clamp Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wire-Clamp-Maker/
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 14:10:36 PDT
Make a (Working!) Steampunk Hammer from reclaimed nails http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Working-Steampunk-Hammer-From-Reclaimed-Nai/
Make a (Working!) Steampunk Hammer from reclaimed nails - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/LMTG/IP08XQZV/FNALMTGIP08XQZV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/LMTG/IP08XQZV/FNALMTGIP08XQZV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/LMTG/IP08XQZV/FNALMTGIP08XQZV.SMALL.jpg timsway I jokingly call my large jar of bent, reclaimed nails my "retirement fund." Sometimes I dip into the bank to make stuff, like this ironic hammer.I made it for a local art exhibit and it came out better than I expected, so I thought I'd share. Watch the video and read along ;-) Sort, bend and weld!...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 09:57:34 PDT
Improvement for Drill Press, Better Tension Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvement-for-Drill-Press-Better-Tension-Mechani/
Improvement for Drill Press, Better Tension Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/3UPD/IOSWD0GG/FJS3UPDIOSWD0GG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/3UPD/IOSWD0GG/FJS3UPDIOSWD0GG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/3UPD/IOSWD0GG/FJS3UPDIOSWD0GG.SMALL.jpg enriqued18 I replaced the belt tensioning mechanism in my cheap vietnamese drill press. Originaly it came with a steel rod, a knob and a spring that you can see dissambed in the first picture and the position of them in the drill press side in the second picture, that primitive solution represented a pain i...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 19:21:36 PDT
Convert Your Pickup Truck to a Flatbed http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Your-Pickup-Truck-to-a-Flatbed/
Convert Your Pickup Truck to a Flatbed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/EG38/IOMP0NH5/FSJEG38IOMP0NH5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/EG38/IOMP0NH5/FSJEG38IOMP0NH5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/EG38/IOMP0NH5/FSJEG38IOMP0NH5.SMALL.jpg PeterD60 My Dodge1500 had a rusted bed so I decided it was time to replace it. In searching for a replacement I found it would be cheaper and easier to convert my truck to a simple flat bed. I added temporary lights so that I could continue to drive the truck during the conversion. Tools and Materials The...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 06:43:14 PDT
Supreme Mobile Welding Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Supreme-Mobile-Welding-Table/
Supreme Mobile Welding Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/8SZQ/IOKN9RG7/FL68SZQIOKN9RG7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/8SZQ/IOKN9RG7/FL68SZQIOKN9RG7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/8SZQ/IOKN9RG7/FL68SZQIOKN9RG7.SMALL.jpg daveofwar Decided to diversify my building creativity by learning to weld last year. Working with wood my whole life I was eager and curious to learn how to weld. With lots of trial and error, YouTube and stubbornness I'm starting to get the hang of it. I got the idea for this table because I do not have a ga...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 09:45:23 PDT
Car Wheels Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Wheels-Rack/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 02:12:21 PDT
Simple Industrial Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Industrial-Pencil-Holder/
Simple Industrial Pencil Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/OTKY/IO25CW3G/F1XOTKYIO25CW3G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/OTKY/IO25CW3G/F1XOTKYIO25CW3G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/OTKY/IO25CW3G/F1XOTKYIO25CW3G.SMALL.jpg M3G While I was away at university I didn't have many opportunities to use my tools. As a result, my skills got pretty rusty. I designed this project to be a refresher of sorts, to allow me to become re-accustomed to my workshop. It's nice and simple to make, and doesn't take much time at all. What Yo...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 07:18:59 PDT
Weed Eater Powered Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Weed-Eater-Powered-Scooter/
Weed Eater Powered Scooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/0RZ1/INY8JY3J/FGL0RZ1INY8JY3J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/0RZ1/INY8JY3J/FGL0RZ1INY8JY3J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/0RZ1/INY8JY3J/FGL0RZ1INY8JY3J.SMALL.jpg JAK99 Sometimes I find that my projects are defined by the things that I find.... Please read next.This project was also inspired by something I wanted to learn. I always wanted to learn to weld and this potential project was further motivation. I picked up a wire feed welder off Craigslist last year afte...
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Sun, 8 May 2016 10:30:37 PDT
Mothers day present http://www.instructables.com/id/Mothers-Day-Present/
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Tue, 3 May 2016 10:27:55 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
Xr6 Aircon Delete Pulley http://www.instructables.com/id/Xr6-Aircon-Delete-Pulley/
Xr6 Aircon Delete Pulley - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/N1SC/IN238J03/FABN1SCIN238J03.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/N1SC/IN238J03/FABN1SCIN238J03.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/N1SC/IN238J03/FABN1SCIN238J03.SMALL.jpg littlemattyp Removing the air conditioning from a car is something usually done to tidy up the engine bay or to remove weight from the front of the car in prefomance situations. I'm removing it on a Barra 240T motor that I hope to put into a Ford Falcon xr6 Turbo project car. The main goal of the project for me ...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 01:56:59 PDT
Reclaimed Pallet Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Pallet-Coffee-Table/
Reclaimed Pallet Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/RSQC/IN0TLMPI/FXZRSQCIN0TLMPI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/RSQC/IN0TLMPI/FXZRSQCIN0TLMPI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/RSQC/IN0TLMPI/FXZRSQCIN0TLMPI.SMALL.jpg mtieleman The one project every DIY person seems to do at one point: A coffee table from reclaimed materials. For this project I used wood and metal both from throwaway pallets, and turned it into this coffee table. You can see more about how this project turned out on my website here. The boards For this ...
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 08:22:54 PDT
Washing Machine Chassis Welding Table & Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Washing-Machine-Chassis-Welding-Table-Cabinet/
Washing Machine Chassis Welding Table & Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/M2OM/IMKW06K0/FVYM2OMIMKW06K0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/M2OM/IMKW06K0/FVYM2OMIMKW06K0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/M2OM/IMKW06K0/FVYM2OMIMKW06K0.SMALL.jpg taloskriti In this instructable I will present to you a cabinet made from a washing machine's chassis. It serves both as a storing space as well as a welding table. It is equipped with 4 wheels for mobility and two shelves. The wheels The washing machine originally had 4 anti-vibrational screws as ground su...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 09:06:39 PDT
Welding Table design http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Table-Design/
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 07:39:36 PDT
Indestructible Thumb Detecting Shop Stein http://www.instructables.com/id/Indestructible-Thumb-Detecting-Shop-Stein/
Indestructible Thumb Detecting Shop Stein - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/EV72/IMCB5HTS/FPQEV72IMCB5HTS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/EV72/IMCB5HTS/FPQEV72IMCB5HTS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/EV72/IMCB5HTS/FPQEV72IMCB5HTS.SMALL.jpg arduinoversusevil 90% Awesome. 99% if you bevel the edge and clean out the hydraulic fluid prior to use, sissy. Git your grubby hands on a used filter. This one is from a monstrous old piece of gear that runs on the tears of orphans. (+1 shop cred)It is made from 100% genuine stamped and drawn mild steel. (+1 sho...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 23:05:45 PDT
A Welder's Guide to HDPE Pipe Fusion http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Welders-Guide-to-HDPE-Pipe-Fusion/
A Welder's Guide to HDPE Pipe Fusion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/8YG2/IM2B1NCO/FJS8YG2IM2B1NCO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/8YG2/IM2B1NCO/FJS8YG2IM2B1NCO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/8YG2/IM2B1NCO/FJS8YG2IM2B1NCO.SMALL.jpg Stevie Keesling A guide primarily for men and women working with HDPE pipe, whether in landfill gas systems, domestic water supply or otherwise. General Information on HDPE Pipe Welding High Density Polyethylene, or HDPE, pipe is a heavy-duty style piping used in physically demanding environments to transport th...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 20:17:53 PDT
Pimp My Air Compressor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-My-Air-Compressor/
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 18:47:06 PDT
Motorised Drift Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorised-Drift-Trike/
Motorised Drift Trike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/IZBT/ILGVERJ5/FX0IZBTILGVERJ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/IZBT/ILGVERJ5/FX0IZBTILGVERJ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/IZBT/ILGVERJ5/FX0IZBTILGVERJ5.SMALL.jpg pat_pending Hi, this is my first Instructable so go easy on me! I've been looking at Drift Trikes for a while now since coming across the USA scene on a random Pinterest session (see my collection here http://pin.it/8zGFnXD).I finally decided to build one after seeing Colin Fuze build one on his site (http://ww...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:53:22 PST