Instructables: exploring - workshop - wheel http://www.instructables.com Sat, 1 Aug 2015 05:11:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Workshop Hardware/supply Cart from Reclaimed Items. http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Hardwaresupply-Cart-from-Reclaimed-Items/
Workshop Hardware/supply Cart from Reclaimed Items. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/KVJW/IAWDEP4E/F40KVJWIAWDEP4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/KVJW/IAWDEP4E/F40KVJWIAWDEP4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/KVJW/IAWDEP4E/F40KVJWIAWDEP4E.SMALL.jpg tjdux This a a metal shelf made into a cart for holding shop materials.Its made entirely out of things that people threw away. For that reason it will be hard to duplicate this exact build. The purpose of this ible is more to inspire to search for alternative uses to things screen are garbage. Any time I ...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:28:04 PDT
Black & Decker Mower Wheel Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Decker-Mower-Wheel-Repair/
Black & Decker Mower Wheel Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/F4F1/IATHQB6V/F9KF4F1IATHQB6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/F4F1/IATHQB6V/F9KF4F1IATHQB6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/F4F1/IATHQB6V/F9KF4F1IATHQB6V.SMALL.jpg fireballxl5 I'm not sure how old my Black & Decker CM600 Cordless mower is, but it was old enough that when I went online to look for the part I needed, it was obsolete. I wanted to keep the mower working because I had just replaced the battery earlier in the season and I wasn't going to let a little wheel prob...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 21:21:41 PDT
Tire depth (wheel gauge) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-depth-wheel-gauge/
Tire depth (wheel gauge) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/9TF3/IAMCFYUB/FES9TF3IAMCFYUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/9TF3/IAMCFYUB/FES9TF3IAMCFYUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/9TF3/IAMCFYUB/FES9TF3IAMCFYUB.SMALL.jpg elmek6 For this project you need a 3D printer and you don't need any support material.A depth measuring gauge is easy to use and but will not give an perfect accurate measure of the tread depth of your tyres. (:car survive via tyre:)http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:755380/#filesAfter printing you can paint...
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 17:45:16 PDT
Renew old steel wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Renew-old-steel-wheels/
Renew old steel wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/1LOS/IA595EYO/FUA1LOSIA595EYO.SMALL.jpg shai.rotbard 5 step for being awesome...I painted the wheels a year ago and the paint is still like new :) Lift your car and put it on stands Don't forget to open the screws with power handle before you lift the car. Clean your old nasty wheels I found that sand-paper and terpentine dose the job better tha...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 08:33:54 PDT
Replacing rear wheel hubs on the Honda civic 1999. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-rear-wheel-hubs-on-Honda-civic-1999/
Replacing rear wheel hubs on the Honda civic 1999. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/DLIH/I7SVSTFH/FQFDLIHI7SVSTFH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/DLIH/I7SVSTFH/FQFDLIHI7SVSTFH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/DLIH/I7SVSTFH/FQFDLIHI7SVSTFH.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Wheel bearings will fail more Often than you think. Both of my rear bearings had failed and wailed like hell once I drove above 50kph.First step is to remove the wheel and brake drum. Remove the old hub and install new hub. Remove the spindle nut cap and use penetrating oil graciously on the nu...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 19:08:59 PDT
Bracket for an angle grinder and modifications http://www.instructables.com/id/Bracket-for-an-angle-grinder-and-modifications/
Bracket for an angle grinder and modifications - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/TRL6/I7LQII0X/FVETRL6I7LQII0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/TRL6/I7LQII0X/FVETRL6I7LQII0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/TRL6/I7LQII0X/FVETRL6I7LQII0X.SMALL.jpg The Fe Factor Last summer I've made, in my opinion, useful bracket for my Kobalt angle grinderLast summer I've made, in my opinion, useful bracket for my Kobalt angle grinder.Please keep in mind that this drawing is done for a Kobalt angle grinder Item #: 461797 | Model #: 9815 available at Lowe's.
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:37:21 PDT
How to Make (Torch Braze) a Simple Wire Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Torch-Braze-a-Simple-Wire-Wheel/
How to Make (Torch Braze) a Simple Wire Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/W3S4/I7ELDDWP/FBKW3S4I7ELDDWP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/W3S4/I7ELDDWP/FBKW3S4I7ELDDWP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/W3S4/I7ELDDWP/FBKW3S4I7ELDDWP.SMALL.jpg mjunger2005 This Instructable will show you how to create a simple wire wheel for your toy or robot project using inexpensive RG45 Gas Welding Rod and other resources. Gather Materials Main Item: WireSpecifically, 3/32" RG45 Gas Welding Wire for the Cart wheels and 1/16" RG45 for the Cart wheel spokes.For be...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 05:48:28 PDT
Cheap Drill Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Drill-Conversion/
Cheap Drill Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/3FSS/I53I1JQX/FYP3FSSI53I1JQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/3FSS/I53I1JQX/FYP3FSSI53I1JQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/3FSS/I53I1JQX/FYP3FSSI53I1JQX.SMALL.jpg transistor2 This is a super easy way to make your cheap drill run as either a corded or cordless drill, that way you dont have to throw away the battery. It took me about 15 minutes to do it and it can be done with just about any drill. What you will need. Any drill that is battery operated expensive or chea...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:25:15 PST
Motorcycle Trailer Splash Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Trailer-Splash-Guard/
Motorcycle Trailer Splash Guard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/WV4L/I1FQ2VQZ/FKGWV4LI1FQ2VQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/WV4L/I1FQ2VQZ/FKGWV4LI1FQ2VQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/WV4L/I1FQ2VQZ/FKGWV4LI1FQ2VQZ.SMALL.jpg Gothtec The spray from my rear wheel was sand blasting my trailer, to the point of removing the paint.So I toyed with the idea of a bash plate out of aluminium or steel,but it would have to be painted and that too would be sand! blasted off!In my usual manner I thought about it and looked around, to what wa...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:59:49 PDT
Mono-wheel Motorcycle Trailer Rebuild http://www.instructables.com/id/Mono-wheel-Motorcycle-Trailer-Rebuild/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:39:05 PDT
Upcycled Helm Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Helm-Coffee-Table/
Upcycled Helm Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/1IL8/I0YG6J12/FIK1IL8I0YG6J12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/1IL8/I0YG6J12/FIK1IL8I0YG6J12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/1IL8/I0YG6J12/FIK1IL8I0YG6J12.SMALL.jpg alexpaterson2011 Instructable on how to make a coffee table from some old materials including a ships helm. I made this for a school project on upcycling and would appreciate any feedback on the product and the instructable. What you need Materials:Ships helm (I got mine from a local reclamation yard)Something to...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 12:27:55 PDT
How to fix a VCR for nothing! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-VCR-for-nothing/
How to fix a VCR for nothing! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/651M/I0VP1ZMW/F84651MI0VP1ZMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/651M/I0VP1ZMW/F84651MI0VP1ZMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/651M/I0VP1ZMW/F84651MI0VP1ZMW.SMALL.jpg tjacobs5 Have an old Beta or VHS recorder that does not want to play or rewind/fast-forward ?A very likely fault is the idler wheel and/or the belts.In this small instructable i will show you how to fix this with only screwdrivers and pliers.For example I am using my Sanyo Betacord 5000, lots of other old vc...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 11:04:56 PDT
Lug Nut Wrench Extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Lug-Nut-Wrench-Extension/
Lug Nut Wrench Extension - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/AGB6/I0HYSP2N/FM8AGB6I0HYSP2N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/AGB6/I0HYSP2N/FM8AGB6I0HYSP2N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/AGB6/I0HYSP2N/FM8AGB6I0HYSP2N.SMALL.jpg ezman IntroductionDuring the months of July and August I have needed or used a Lug Nut Wrench Extension 4 times. More times than I have needed one over the last 10 years. A Lug Nut Wrench Extension is a pipe or another wrench that fits over the lug nut wrench to extend the handle so that you will need ...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:30:08 PDT
Mower Wheel Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Mower-Wheel-Repair/
Mower Wheel Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/13EN/I0DOCR60/FUZ13ENI0DOCR60.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/13EN/I0DOCR60/FUZ13ENI0DOCR60.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/13EN/I0DOCR60/FUZ13ENI0DOCR60.SMALL.jpg Tez_Gelmir I destroyed the wheel center of my mower wheel on the weekend by turning the mower while the wheel was in a small rut next to a concrete edge resulting in the majority of the of the inner part of the hub being torn away. As you can imagine a replacement wheel for an aging mower is expensive & har...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:17:56 PDT
That's Armour Eh! Bulletproof Tire Armor for Modern Security http://www.instructables.com/id/Bullet-proof-Tire-Armor/
That's Armour Eh! Bulletproof Tire Armor for Modern Security - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/678V/HZXYK50I/F7V678VHZXYK50I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/678V/HZXYK50I/F7V678VHZXYK50I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/678V/HZXYK50I/F7V678VHZXYK50I.SMALL.jpg FlatCatRussellandtheTennesseeTwo If you're anything like me, people are constantly shooting out your tires for no good reason. Not only does this get expensive, but it's more than a bit annoying. That's why I've designed these bulletproof, Road Warrior-esque, tire armoring systems. This is only conceptual, so I hope someone will ac...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 09:13:29 PDT
F1 Exhaust Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/F1-Exhaust-Lamp/
F1 Exhaust Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/QGWQ/HW4OI8H2/FNOQGWQHW4OI8H2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/QGWQ/HW4OI8H2/FNOQGWQHW4OI8H2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/QGWQ/HW4OI8H2/FNOQGWQHW4OI8H2.SMALL.jpg jellmeister So, this is a first for me, I've been meaning to write an instructable for a while but have never actually done it so please go easy on me:)Formula 1 Exhaust LampThis lamp is made using used Formula 1 race car parts. I have always loved the organic twisting set of tubes that multi-cylinder exhaust m...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 17:21:37 PDT
how to refurbish car rims http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-refurbish-car-rims/
how to refurbish car rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5QUX/HVP6WSOK/F9P5QUXHVP6WSOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5QUX/HVP6WSOK/F9P5QUXHVP6WSOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5QUX/HVP6WSOK/F9P5QUXHVP6WSOK.SMALL.jpg brandonridley My wheels were looking dull and used and one of them had made contact with corrosive chemicals, I decided it was time to refurbish them and make them look like new again.Things you will need: a carprimercolored paintclear coatsandpaperalloy repair (optional)jack standTime: 4 hours per wheelOk now th...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 17:40:51 PDT
WOODEN LOGS GIANT WHEEL http://www.instructables.com/id/WOODEN-LOGS-GIANT-WHEEL/
WOODEN LOGS GIANT WHEEL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/ER5F/HUMRU9LK/FAIER5FHUMRU9LK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/ER5F/HUMRU9LK/FAIER5FHUMRU9LK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/ER5F/HUMRU9LK/FAIER5FHUMRU9LK.SMALL.jpg aakashkarekar wooden giant wheel .THIS ENTIRE WOODEN GIANT WHEEL IS MADE UP OF MANGO CARTON THAT I FOUND FALLEN IN MY BACKYARD. 5V DC MOTOR ROTATES IT AND THE SITTING CHAIR ATTACHED ON IT GIVES IT A REALISTIC EFFECT UNLIKE GIANT WHEEL.PLEASE CLICK ON THE ABOVE LINK (WOODEN GIANT WHEEL). PART 1-COLLECTING OF W...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 10:45:42 PDT
Potters Kick Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Potters-Kick-Wheel/
Potters Kick Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/BTXC/HL5FJ69W/FD0BTXCHL5FJ69W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/BTXC/HL5FJ69W/FD0BTXCHL5FJ69W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/BTXC/HL5FJ69W/FD0BTXCHL5FJ69W.SMALL.jpg swares Here are some ideas for building a kick wheel potters wheel. Looked at a several ideas on the web and in books and built this combining the best features yet keeping it simple. What I used: 2 1/2 50lb bags of concrete Garden Edging or other suitable material 5/8" mild steel shaft 3" long (cut off ...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 11:19:27 PDT
Coffee table out of a .... car wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-table-out-of-a-car-wheel/
Coffee table out of a .... car wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/M6X0/HUBWO4OE/FGWM6X0HUBWO4OE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/M6X0/HUBWO4OE/FGWM6X0HUBWO4OE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/M6X0/HUBWO4OE/FGWM6X0HUBWO4OE.SMALL.jpg ilusha55 I decided to make a coffee table out of a wheel that I really liked. Here is a quick fly over the steps. The wheel is a Ruffino 20 inch wheel. Lower plate is a 19 inch steel circle and base steel tube is 3 inch in diameter. Everything is welded together and wheel is attached with bolts in ca...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:16:57 PDT
Wooden Paddle Wheel Boat Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-67/
Wooden Paddle Wheel Boat Assembly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/TJWI/HTZ3G19C/FR4TJWIHTZ3G19C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/TJWI/HTZ3G19C/FR4TJWIHTZ3G19C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/TJWI/HTZ3G19C/FR4TJWIHTZ3G19C.SMALL.jpg gpop5613 Introduction Today's aim is to become a Mechanical Engineer.  From the provided Engineering design a wooden toy paddle boat will be constructed in real-time.  The assembly is simple and requires no additional knowledge.  Have fun! Safety Concerns Do not consume Super Glue. Keep away from eyes. Be c...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 06:17:36 PDT
How to fix a loose cush drive on a motorcycle for cheap. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-loose-cush-drive-on-a-motorcycle-for-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/C7X9/HTUV9BIP/FCXC7X9HTUV9BIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/C7X9/HTUV9BIP/FCXC7X9HTUV9BIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/C7X9/HTUV9BIP/FCXC7X9HTUV9BIP.SMALL.jpg Dustin Rogers Many modern motorcycles have rubber cushions built into the rear wheel to reduce stress of engine torque from damaging other components during gear or throttle changes. Over time, the rubber cushions will begin to wear and will loosen up. This will allow the sprocket to move independently from the w...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 06:47:02 PDT
Hobby Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/Hobby-Horse/
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 05:02:12 PST
Repairing Broken Wheels On Plastic Storage Bins http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-Broken-Wheels-On-Bins/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 09:36:53 PST
How To: Refinish Wheels at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Refinish-Wheels-at-Techshop/
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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 10:21:53 PST
How to replace the wheels on your steel crate wagon / cart http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-the-wheels-on-your-steel-crate-wago/
How to replace the wheels on your steel crate wagon / cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/MEPZ/HMVJ9ZZL/FI1MEPZHMVJ9ZZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/MEPZ/HMVJ9ZZL/FI1MEPZHMVJ9ZZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/MEPZ/HMVJ9ZZL/FI1MEPZHMVJ9ZZL.SMALL.jpg hyperfocused72 My wife purchased this cart from an online vender for $90.  On our first outing with it one of the wheels just fell off.  To my surprise I found that although the outside of the wheel bearings had metal shields designed to protect them from dirt and debris, there were no shields on the inside and th...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 18:03:33 PDT
Hydro Power at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydro-Power-at-Home/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/GV4E/HJW8WGGS/F6EGV4EHJW8WGGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/GV4E/HJW8WGGS/F6EGV4EHJW8WGGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/GV4E/HJW8WGGS/F6EGV4EHJW8WGGS.SMALL.jpg bubal An easy demonstration of a small turbine with a paddled wheel and a DC motor as a dynamo in order to generate electricity with falling water power or with tap water pressure power.
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 06:15:22 PDT
Wheel crank connecting rod system http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheel-crank-connecting-rod-system/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/1OSX/HJKC4JEE/FL01OSXHJKC4JEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/1OSX/HJKC4JEE/FL01OSXHJKC4JEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/1OSX/HJKC4JEE/FL01OSXHJKC4JEE.SMALL.jpg bubal A system in order to move decorative fishes based on a motor that moves a wheel that moves a crank connecting rod pair that moves the fishes hanged from a nylon thread.
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 13:05:13 PDT
Electric Orbit Wheels: Laterally Propelled Hub-less Rollerblades http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Orbit-Wheels-Laterally-Propelled-Hub-les/
Electric Orbit Wheels: Laterally Propelled Hub-less Rollerblades - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/IXWO/HJ39R7GZ/FZMIXWOHJ39R7GZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/IXWO/HJ39R7GZ/FZMIXWOHJ39R7GZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/IXWO/HJ39R7GZ/FZMIXWOHJ39R7GZ.SMALL.jpg jaguar k While on a college tour around California, I saw college students riding up a hill on these strange wheels. They would move their legs forward and backward, as if they were walking, but they would magically move sideways. After I saw them jump off and put the wheels in their backpack to enter a buil...
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 22:33:29 PDT
Get rid of steering wheel shake when braking. http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-rid-of-steering-wheel-shake-when-braking/
Get rid of steering wheel shake when braking. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5HYU/HIYWWQ0R/FS45HYUHIYWWQ0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5HYU/HIYWWQ0R/FS45HYUHIYWWQ0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5HYU/HIYWWQ0R/FS45HYUHIYWWQ0R.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng There are common problems that cause your steering wheel to shake when you apply the brakes. In order from least expensive to most, they are: dry guide pins, worn brake pads, and worn rotors. It’s generally recommended if you replace the rotors, you replace the brakes, and grease the guide pins. Or...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 05:15:10 PDT
Calipers for wheel truing stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Calipers-for-wheel-truing-stand/
Calipers for wheel truing stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/I6RS/HHOFXHWX/FXYI6RSHHOFXHWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/I6RS/HHOFXHWX/FXYI6RSHHOFXHWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/I6RS/HHOFXHWX/FXYI6RSHHOFXHWX.SMALL.jpg ehsiung In a previous Instructable  I showed how you can make a wheel truing stand with a few pieces of steel angle. While very useful, its biggest shortcoming was the lack of calipers, which is necessary to check the lateral and radial trueness of the wheel. So as a follow-on project I made this caliper to...
By: ehsiung

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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 18:34:38 PDT
Water Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Wheel/
Water Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/J23O/HHJDLF8C/FQOJ23OHHJDLF8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/J23O/HHJDLF8C/FQOJ23OHHJDLF8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/J23O/HHJDLF8C/FQOJ23OHHJDLF8C.SMALL.jpg t3z Welcome to a way to make a small water wheel generator out of things around your house. Please Note that there are many better ways of doing this, and many parts you may skip in certain cases, but this is how to make a simple one from scratch (sadly doesn't provide much power). You will n...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 16:29:48 PDT
How to changue oil in brake and steering wheel. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-changue-oil-in-brake-and-steering-wheel/
How to changue oil in brake and steering wheel. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/OOHP/HH2L56NH/FNROOHPHH2L56NH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/OOHP/HH2L56NH/FNROOHPHH2L56NH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/OOHP/HH2L56NH/FNROOHPHH2L56NH.SMALL.jpg AlexLPD All oils in this systems got a life time period, so for prevent malfunctioning, the better is to changue it. For avoid doing a hugue mess on this, keep the things very simple and do not dissasembly many parts I show you how to make a Vaccum oil recovery unit. You will Need:   A vaccum pump     ...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 16:14:11 PDT
Bicycle wheel truing stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-wheel-truing-stand/
Bicycle wheel truing stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/R24M/HFSH7DZ0/FQPR24MHFSH7DZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/R24M/HFSH7DZ0/FQPR24MHFSH7DZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/R24M/HFSH7DZ0/FQPR24MHFSH7DZ0.SMALL.jpg ehsiung This is a simple truing stand for bicycle wheels. It's no-frills so it might not appeal to professional bike mechanics but it's perfect for recreational bikers who might only build a few wheels a year. It's made from just a few pieces of steel so it's cheap, and it breaks down nicely for storage. I...
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 13:31:11 PDT
How to remove the wheels from a wheelie bin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-the-wheels-from-a-wheelie-bin/
How to remove the wheels from a wheelie bin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/45ZU/HFPTI2OF/F4D45ZUHFPTI2OF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/45ZU/HFPTI2OF/F4D45ZUHFPTI2OF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/45ZU/HFPTI2OF/F4D45ZUHFPTI2OF.SMALL.jpg waynevanwijk Once upon a time I had to transport a few large wheelie bins in my little hatch back. Rather than do a few trips I decided to stack them inside of each other. To do this I had to remove the wheels. This was a few years ago so there may be gaps in my knowledge. I took the photos then and promised to...
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 17:52:59 PDT
Make a Dremel with Custom Removable Attachments! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Dremel-with-Custom-Removable-Attachments/
Make a Dremel with Custom Removable Attachments! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/2SNW/HFD1EMZZ/FYO2SNWHFD1EMZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/2SNW/HFD1EMZZ/FYO2SNWHFD1EMZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/2SNW/HFD1EMZZ/FYO2SNWHFD1EMZZ.SMALL.jpg Verticees Hello Everyone, This is my biggest Instructable so far! I have been designing this for about two months, and have really enjoyed making it. It is a drill/dremel that has custom removable attachments!! The dremel even has an easy battery compartment access door for easy battery change!! I made this b...
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 19:48:57 PDT
Sony XPLOD Car stereo stalk adapter / AUX out hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Sony-XPLOD-Car-stereo-stalk-adapter-AUX-out-hack/
Sony XPLOD Car stereo stalk adapter / AUX out hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/4P2N/HFBK71I5/FF74P2NHFBK71I5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/4P2N/HFBK71I5/FF74P2NHFBK71I5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/4P2N/HFBK71I5/FF74P2NHFBK71I5.SMALL.jpg Dandymon The nice thing about cars with stalk controls, is that you can can change the track or volume without removing your hands from the steering wheel. The problem with getting a new radio, is that this functionality isn't always available in the new radio so you have now defunct buttons on your steering...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 06:28:32 PDT
Crayon Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Crayon-Candle/
Crayon Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/UG45/HDYZIOQU/F64UG45HDYZIOQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/UG45/HDYZIOQU/F64UG45HDYZIOQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/UG45/HDYZIOQU/F64UG45HDYZIOQU.SMALL.jpg KneXtreme      Need an emergency candle! Or just want a cool looking candle. Maybe you could use them for a fire starters? (That is if you have matches as well.) How about a crayon candle. This simple instructable will tell how to make your very own crayon candle.         I got this idea after seeing a lot ...
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Sat, 16 Mar 2013 05:14:10 PDT
How to True a (really wonked) Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-True-a-really-wonked-Wheel/
How to True a (really wonked) Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/AFVW/HAQ3CONZ/FJFAFVWHAQ3CONZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/AFVW/HAQ3CONZ/FJFAFVWHAQ3CONZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/AFVW/HAQ3CONZ/FJFAFVWHAQ3CONZ.SMALL.jpg danielhfourie I got into a bike crash while racing last weekend. I Pringled my front wheel and severely wonked my back wheel (more than could be corrected just by a bit of spoke tweaking). I had to buy a new front wheel (maybe I'll try fixing it at some point) but this is how I fixed the rear.  Take it Off ...
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Tue, 15 Jan 2013 00:18:58 PST
Convert your Honda wheel to a disc brake http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-your-Honda-wheel-to-a-disc-brake/
Convert your Honda wheel to a disc brake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4YKB/H7S5B0BO/FQ44YKBH7S5B0BO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4YKB/H7S5B0BO/FQ44YKBH7S5B0BO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4YKB/H7S5B0BO/FQ44YKBH7S5B0BO.SMALL.jpg irmiger Let's get right to the crux of it by saying, this conversion isn't for the faint of heart. Then again, if you mess up, good rear wheels are going for dirt on eBay, so take a breath, collect yourself, and let's dig right in! Throughout the late 70's and well into the 80's, Honda Motorcycles made a s...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 18:18:25 PDT
tibetan prayer-wheel made by plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/tibetan-prayer-wheel-made-by-plywood/
tibetan prayer-wheel made by plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/N9O0/H7997GRO/FSBN9O0H7997GRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/N9O0/H7997GRO/FSBN9O0H7997GRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/N9O0/H7997GRO/FSBN9O0H7997GRO.SMALL.jpg lighttamer n the Tibetan Buddhism you will find prayer-wheels on stupas, monasteries and other special places. Believers rotate them for praying. We build this for a friend of us, a Buddhism teacher. construction We construct the prayer-wheel with CorelDraw, The measure for the housetop and cylinder ...
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Sun, 23 Sep 2012 10:37:58 PDT
Make your own small scale flap wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-small-scale-flap-wheel/
Make your own small scale flap wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/836D/H2WEZ65E/F7W836DH2WEZ65E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/836D/H2WEZ65E/F7W836DH2WEZ65E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/836D/H2WEZ65E/F7W836DH2WEZ65E.SMALL.jpg code_neon When I am working at TechShop San Jose, I sometimes find myself in a position where I have to sand in nearly unreachable places. Whether it is inside of piping, or in the center of holes that i have drilled though, it can be extremely frustrating to get my sand paper into these places. In addition, ...
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Mon, 18 Jun 2012 15:04:16 PDT
Cut down British racing wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Cut-down-British-racing-wheel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/M47K/H3KOVSXS/FIOM47KH3KOVSXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/M47K/H3KOVSXS/FIOM47KH3KOVSXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/M47K/H3KOVSXS/FIOM47KH3KOVSXS.SMALL.jpg antipaxx44 take a full size 18" dia steering wheel make a circular template that is 12" dia, cut all the support rungs around the template then using wood cut two rings to cover the rungs and round the edges, wrap with vinyl and secure. best part is since the center part was not touch its an easy bolt back in ...
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Sun, 17 Jun 2012 10:20:35 PDT
Bugaboo Pram - Front wheel repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bugaboo-Front-wheel-repair/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/RDOL/H2WETXUV/FF8RDOLH2WETXUV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/RDOL/H2WETXUV/FF8RDOLH2WETXUV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/RDOL/H2WETXUV/FF8RDOLH2WETXUV.SMALL.jpg matt byrne Bugaboo prams are fantastically hard wearing but when they do break OEM parts are expensive, and very hard to find. As you can see this is a fix for a broken axel. The total cost of the repair was about £2. All the components I've used are M6 - mainly because I had them in my tool box. 2 x bearin...
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Sat, 16 Jun 2012 12:07:10 PDT
EFLPQ- Environmentally Friendly, lumber processing Quad http://www.instructables.com/id/EFLPQ-Environmentally-Friendly-lumber-processing/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/V0U5/H2WEYBQ8/F75V0U5H2WEYBQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/V0U5/H2WEYBQ8/F75V0U5H2WEYBQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/V0U5/H2WEYBQ8/F75V0U5H2WEYBQ8.SMALL.jpg inchman I’m entering this in the “Wheels” and “Green” contests, so please take the time to read this ‘ible and understand it’s real impact. This is an easy solution to a major environmental problem that can really make a difference.   If you agree- vote for me!!! First off, I know what you are asking yours...
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Fri, 15 Jun 2012 08:47:21 PDT
Steering wheel for vintage racer http://www.instructables.com/id/Steering-wheel-for-vintage-racer/
Steering wheel for vintage racer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/X51K/H2MYLP1V/F70X51KH2MYLP1V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/X51K/H2MYLP1V/F70X51KH2MYLP1V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/X51K/H2MYLP1V/F70X51KH2MYLP1V.SMALL.jpg Blainetechshop Here is how my good friend and techshop Jedi Danny Garcia made  a cool steering wheel for a vintaqe style race car we are building at Techshop San Francisco making the metal blank Here we made the aluminum middle part of the steering wheel with a simple 2 d drawing and cut it out on the water jet...
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Fri, 25 May 2012 18:31:59 PDT
How to make a wheel rim in a few simple steps in Solidworks and Catia ? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wheel-rim-in-a-few-simple-steps-in-S/
How to make a wheel rim in a few simple steps in Solidworks and Catia ? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/J94D/H1KH9VMH/F17J94DH1KH9VMH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/J94D/H1KH9VMH/F17J94DH1KH9VMH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/J94D/H1KH9VMH/F17J94DH1KH9VMH.SMALL.jpg cobysch How to make a wheel rim in Solidworks and Catia? Step 1 Make a sketch as shown in any plane. Step 2 Exit the sketch. Rotate it around the center line as shown. Step 3 You will get somethings similar to this. Step 4 Now create a plane as shown in the figure . Step 5 Sketch a drawing si...
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Mon, 30 Apr 2012 19:01:00 PDT
$2 Motorcycle Wheel Bearing Puller http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Motorcycle-Wheel-Bearing-Puller/
$2 Motorcycle Wheel Bearing Puller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/27QM/H1JU3MMZ/FPL27QMH1JU3MMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/27QM/H1JU3MMZ/FPL27QMH1JU3MMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/27QM/H1JU3MMZ/FPL27QMH1JU3MMZ.SMALL.jpg benthekahn The shop wanted $50 a wheel to change out the bearings.  The internet wanted $60 for the tool to do it. I knew there had to be a better way. The official name for this tool is a 'mandrel bearing puller.' Materials and Tools Materials 1/2" Button head machine screw, at least 1 1/2" long, avai...
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Fri, 27 Apr 2012 23:16:31 PDT
Table made from a 1940s airplane wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/1940s-airplane-wheel-table/
Table made from a 1940s airplane wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/ZB7I/H1AH6RVA/FWTZB7IH1AH6RVA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/ZB7I/H1AH6RVA/FWTZB7IH1AH6RVA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/ZB7I/H1AH6RVA/FWTZB7IH1AH6RVA.SMALL.jpg goaly Hello again. I just finished a table for my garage that is made from a 1940s T-6 "Texan" main wheel. The T-6 was a World War 2 training aircraft.  This project was a hoot! Everyone who I met while doing this was a real help. The wheel is mounded on the base from a desk chair and is supported by...
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Sat, 21 Apr 2012 18:14:59 PDT
Design and Build an English Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-Build-an-English-Wheel/
Design and Build an English Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/5UTP/GZ6I5W5K/FFY5UTPGZ6I5W5K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/5UTP/GZ6I5W5K/FFY5UTPGZ6I5W5K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/5UTP/GZ6I5W5K/FFY5UTPGZ6I5W5K.SMALL.jpg mattthegamer463 An english wheel is a classic hand-powered shop tool for making two-dimensional curves in sheet metal.  Its used for making aircraft skins, car body parts, suits of armor and other applications where a smooth surface on the sheet is desired, something extremely difficult to achieve with a hammer.  I...
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Sun, 11 Mar 2012 15:00:17 PDT