Instructables: exploring - workshop - welding http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:07:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 Car parts stool/ side table http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Parts-Stool-Side-Table/
Car parts stool/ side table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/OSV7/IR80YA8D/FPBOSV7IR80YA8D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/OSV7/IR80YA8D/FPBOSV7IR80YA8D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/OSV7/IR80YA8D/FPBOSV7IR80YA8D.SMALL.jpg michu19753 Tools:angle grinder, electric grinder sandpaper, inverter welder, chisel,Items:car brake disc (from my car)car spring shock absorber (from my car)metal pipewood rings hanger carpentery Preparing items Prepare car barke disc, car spring shoc absorber cut metal pipe - lenght what you need clean...
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/6UN2/IQYT4F8X/FXE6UN2IQYT4F8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/6UN2/IQYT4F8X/FXE6UN2IQYT4F8X.SQUARE.jpg http://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/
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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/
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/LMTG/IP08XQZV/FNALMTGIP08XQZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/LMTG/IP08XQZV/FNALMTGIP08XQZV.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/3UPD/IOSWD0GG/FJS3UPDIOSWD0GG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/3UPD/IOSWD0GG/FJS3UPDIOSWD0GG.SQUARE.jpg http://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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/M2OM/IMKW06K0/FVYM2OMIMKW06K0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/M2OM/IMKW06K0/FVYM2OMIMKW06K0.SQUARE.jpg http://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/
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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/
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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/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:53:22 PST
Panel-Holding Frame for Industrial Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Panel-Holding-Frame-for-Industrial-Robots/
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 15:27:15 PST
How to make a Medieval Morning Star (Flail) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Medieval-Morning-Star-Chain-Mace-/
How to make a Medieval Morning Star (Flail) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ORAN/IJUAEPU7/FZTORANIJUAEPU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ORAN/IJUAEPU7/FZTORANIJUAEPU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ORAN/IJUAEPU7/FZTORANIJUAEPU7.SMALL.jpg Double Edged This is a project that I did as a request for a youtube fan. I found it a great build despite being a deadly weapon. If you are wanting to build this I would advise that you take lots of care and ask parents, if under 18 and check with the law in your area. In my case, my parents were fine with this...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 15:33:44 PST
Building a rad Nightmare Before Christmas Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Rad-Nightmare-Before-Christmas-Light-Bo/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 15:10:57 PST
Welding Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Cart-1/
Welding Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/DF8F/IJQNXEHN/FM3DF8FIJQNXEHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/DF8F/IJQNXEHN/FM3DF8FIJQNXEHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/DF8F/IJQNXEHN/FM3DF8FIJQNXEHN.SMALL.jpg stevenarango Hi This is my DIY Welding CartSince I love wood I decided to make it using wood Materials Well. You guess it. WoodI made two identical bases. 10"x19"And 4 Pcs 19" tall then I placed one base on the bottom and one on topOn the bottom of base one pcs of wood going across on the R side and two on t...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:15:36 PST
Welding Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Table-2/
Welding Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/675J/IJKAC9TK/FOI675JIJKAC9TK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/675J/IJKAC9TK/FOI675JIJKAC9TK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/675J/IJKAC9TK/FOI675JIJKAC9TK.SMALL.jpg stevenarango This is my Diy Welding table38 inches long 20 inches Wide 29 inches tall. Materials 4 Pcs of Angle bracket 1"x1" by 35 " long4 Pcs. 1"x1" 17 " long4 pcs. Square Tubing 1"x1". 26" long. 4 pcs. 5mm by 10"x20" for the top4 pcs 2"x2" by 5mm. For the bottom of the legs4 Casters And a PC of wood fo...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:52:28 PST
Fabricate a Bottle Opener From Metal Offcut http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabricate-a-Bottle-Opener-From-Metal-Offcut/
Fabricate a Bottle Opener From Metal Offcut - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/4AD6/IJHHO4EJ/FRJ4AD6IJHHO4EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/4AD6/IJHHO4EJ/FRJ4AD6IJHHO4EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/4AD6/IJHHO4EJ/FRJ4AD6IJHHO4EJ.SMALL.jpg makergeek If you would like to watch a video of me fabricating this bottle opener you can find one on my youtube channel here:This requires 6 small pieces of metal, which I cut from an off cut.You will require:1 - dremel (or generic rotary tool) with cut off wheel2 - Welder3 - drill4 - paint.Option - bench gr...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 09:00:00 PST
Welding Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Table-1/
Welding Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/LPN7/IJ0A6CCS/FZGLPN7IJ0A6CCS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/LPN7/IJ0A6CCS/FZGLPN7IJ0A6CCS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/LPN7/IJ0A6CCS/FZGLPN7IJ0A6CCS.SMALL.jpg jmpratt This is a welding table that I designed with inspiration from many different tables that I found on a variety of sites. I wanted a table that would be easy and inexpensive to build, have clamp access anywhere on the top, and have a flat working surface. This is what I came up with! It is made fro...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 19:07:59 PST
Art Deco Fireguard for Log Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Deco-Fireguard-for-Log-Burner/
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By: makergeek

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Sat, 2 Jan 2016 20:47:48 PST
Pretty Easy Reclaimed 2X4 and Steel Top Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Easy-Reclaimed-2X4-and-Steel-Top-Coffee-Tab/
Pretty Easy Reclaimed 2X4 and Steel Top Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/BJAU/IIT4YEJD/FDTBJAUIIT4YEJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/BJAU/IIT4YEJD/FDTBJAUIIT4YEJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/BJAU/IIT4YEJD/FDTBJAUIIT4YEJD.SMALL.jpg timsway you could make this table with basically nothing but a chop saw, hand drill and sander. the welding isn't necessary (bolt it from the top and just tie the legs together without welding the corners).i make and see so many tables with steel bases and wood tops, i got in to doing it the other way aroun...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 19:47:18 PST
Locker Door Turned Into a Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Locker-Door-Turned-Into-a-Chair/
Locker Door Turned Into a Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/BQXY/IIT4Y9SI/FEJBQXYIIT4Y9SI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/BQXY/IIT4Y9SI/FEJBQXYIIT4Y9SI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/BQXY/IIT4Y9SI/FEJBQXYIIT4Y9SI.SMALL.jpg timsway i turned an old locker door into a chair. and it is not as uncomfortable as it looks. it's actually kind of nice! the video shows you how easy it was.i apologize that this isn't a traditional "instructable-style" write-up; i make these videos for my youtube channel and try to share them here as well...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 18:44:42 PST
Prototyping Steel - A Continuous Steel Stair http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-Steel-a-Continuous-Steel-Stair/
Prototyping Steel - A Continuous Steel Stair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/ZJJ3/IIAMD4AP/FH6ZJJ3IIAMD4AP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/ZJJ3/IIAMD4AP/FH6ZJJ3IIAMD4AP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/ZJJ3/IIAMD4AP/FH6ZJJ3IIAMD4AP.SMALL.jpg gascanio Prototyping Steel - A Continuous Steel StairPrototyping Steel was a class led by Matt Hutchinson from PathFab at California College of the Arts during the Fall 2015 semester.We worked in collaboration with Autodesk Pier 9 in San Francisco to fabricate our steel components. Assembly and welding took ...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 07:02:26 PST
Basic Steps of Steel Fabrication Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabrication-Matrix-1/
Basic Steps of Steel Fabrication Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/VYE3/II96WSJX/FX3VYE3II96WSJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/VYE3/II96WSJX/FX3VYE3II96WSJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/VYE3/II96WSJX/FX3VYE3II96WSJX.SMALL.jpg asedaghat full 3-dimensional assembly/fabrication Cutting/mitering 30 degree joint 30 Degree Fillet MIG Welded TIG welded Double Sided Drilling/tapping/fastening Cutting/mitering 45 degree joint TIG Welded 45 Degree Fillet Tube Bending
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Wed, 25 Nov 2015 06:17:47 PST
Earth Auger http://www.instructables.com/id/Earth-Auger/
Earth Auger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/QYQD/IHBVJEDB/F0HQYQDIHBVJEDB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/QYQD/IHBVJEDB/F0HQYQDIHBVJEDB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/QYQD/IHBVJEDB/F0HQYQDIHBVJEDB.SMALL.jpg Marsh Here in California after several years of drought, we have ripped out the lawn and installed a drought tolerant landscape. Because of this, our trees have suffered. So I needed to install root feeders. The easiest way to do this is to bore a hole into the earth and fill it with pea gravel to provide...
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 08:41:02 PST
Copper and Brass Bamboo in Steel Frame Wall Hanging Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Bamboo-in-Steel-Frame-Wall-Hanging-Sculptur/
Copper and Brass Bamboo in Steel Frame Wall Hanging Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/F6YJ/IH54FH9G/F3OF6YJIH54FH9G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/F6YJ/IH54FH9G/F3OF6YJIH54FH9G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/F6YJ/IH54FH9G/F3OF6YJIH54FH9G.SMALL.jpg AndreHash Hi there, and thank you for visiting my Instructable!I always like to pay attention to different tools and methods that others use to make anything so that I can learn and adapt the methods that work for myself. Keep an open mind as you read this, and find a way to get this done even if you don't ha...
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 18:36:59 PST
Adjustable Steel Easel http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Steel-Easel/
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 06:20:43 PST
AJ Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/AJ-Sign/
AJ Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/S7ZZ/IGPGPJI5/FOCS7ZZIGPGPJI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/S7ZZ/IGPGPJI5/FOCS7ZZIGPGPJI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/S7ZZ/IGPGPJI5/FOCS7ZZIGPGPJI5.SMALL.jpg sps3mt During a show I worked on, the scenic designer designed a sign that would fly in and be able to “fall down.” I was tasked with building these signs. Pictured above are the scenic designer's renderings. Starting with the ground plans, I made a cut list. Both of the letters have two frames with sp...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 05:35:48 PST
Failed arms for my first spot welder build. http://www.instructables.com/id/Failed-arms-for-my-first-spot-welder-build/
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 18:12:04 PST