Instructables: exploring - workshop - wheel http://www.instructables.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:59:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 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 bridley16 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/
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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 earz_cd 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/
Hobby Horse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/MCF5/HUX9RBUY/FF1MCF5HUX9RBUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/MCF5/HUX9RBUY/FF1MCF5HUX9RBUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/MCF5/HUX9RBUY/FF1MCF5HUX9RBUY.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR This toy started life as a statement from my first daughter. One day she saw a horse on television and stated that her daddy could make her one of those. Being a little under 2 years old(at the time) I thought that this was a bit of a whim and that she would forget. However after a few more reques...
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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/
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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...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Fri, 25 May 2012 18:31:59 PDT
Simple Wheeled Gardening Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wheeled-Gardening-Cart/
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Sun, 20 May 2012 12:55:59 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/
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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/
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Sat, 21 Apr 2012 18:14:59 PDT
DIY: leather Stitching wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-leather-Stitching-wheel/
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Fri, 20 Apr 2012 08:33:06 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
Homemade Extension Cord Winder Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Extension-Cord-Winder/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2011 16:33:47 PST
Smooth Wheel Covers on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Smooth-Wheel-Covers-on-a-Budget/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2011 14:31:09 PDT
Bullet Shell Valve Caps (all credit and a tip of the hat to Mrballeng). http://www.instructables.com/id/Bullet-Shell-Valve-Caps-all-credit-and-a-tip-of-t/
Bullet Shell Valve Caps (all credit and a tip of the hat to Mrballeng). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/MVZR/GS3BDH8T/FTSMVZRGS3BDH8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/MVZR/GS3BDH8T/FTSMVZRGS3BDH8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/MVZR/GS3BDH8T/FTSMVZRGS3BDH8T.SMALL.jpg caarntedd  I was in my shed today and my eyes fell upon my stockpile of spent rifle cartridges. I recalled Mrballeng's instructable for using 40 cal. shells to make valve caps. Select some shells. I have 40 cal. shells among others, and after a quick rummage through the pile, I  realised that they all loo...
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 02:44:15 PDT
Ferris Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Ferris-Wheel-1/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/file.SQUARE.gif http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/file.SMALL.gif dougduke Started with a blank page in Corel Draw and 40 hours later I had made this. (40 hours of work time), drawing, cutting, assembling. made from1/8" birch plywood and birch dowels, all wood, but the motor. Hand made the chain too....
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Wed, 31 Aug 2011 19:24:18 PDT
DIY Blower Wheel Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Blower-Wheel-Replacement/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/UINP/GRTHMPYI/FNWUINPGRTHMPYI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/UINP/GRTHMPYI/FNWUINPGRTHMPYI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/UINP/GRTHMPYI/FNWUINPGRTHMPYI.SMALL.jpg nakedrepairman Step by step instructions on how to replace a blower wheel
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Tue, 30 Aug 2011 17:17:36 PDT
Ceramics Wheel Throwing Bats http://www.instructables.com/id/Ceramics-Wheel-Throwing-Bats/
Ceramics Wheel Throwing Bats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/43XC/GP7II3PU/F6643XCGP7II3PU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/43XC/GP7II3PU/F6643XCGP7II3PU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/43XC/GP7II3PU/F6643XCGP7II3PU.SMALL.jpg rasro24 This Instructable is one way to make bats for wheel throwing on a potters wheel.  Bats are used when you need to remove a pot from the wheel head without picking it up and marring the surface.  These can be made with very few tools.  I am lucky enough to have access to a full wood shop with just abo...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2011 14:47:07 PDT
Motorcycle Wheel Chock http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Wheel-Chock/
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Fri, 20 May 2011 18:18:03 PDT
Dry Erase Decision Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Dry-Erase-Decision-Wheel/
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Mon, 6 Dec 2010 08:02:45 PST
Cardboard Race Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Race-Car/
Cardboard Race Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/B7G1/GGC2U6GM/FBHB7G1GGC2U6GM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/B7G1/GGC2U6GM/FBHB7G1GGC2U6GM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/B7G1/GGC2U6GM/FBHB7G1GGC2U6GM.SMALL.jpg Onyx Ibex I have wanted to do this for a few weeks now, except on a much more massive scale... My goal is to someday make a full scale cardboard moving tank so that I can ride my way across campus safe from the denizens of the blizzardous winters in this state, safe from death... As it is, this entire race c...
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Thu, 11 Nov 2010 22:46:29 PST
Repair a sagging or broken lawnmower wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-sagging-or-broken-lawnmower-wheel/
Repair a sagging or broken lawnmower wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMG/B7AR/G9GQGUBB/FMGB7ARG9GQGUBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMG/B7AR/G9GQGUBB/FMGB7ARG9GQGUBB.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMG/B7AR/G9GQGUBB/FMGB7ARG9GQGUBB.SMALL.jpg aTOMx This instructable will show you how to repair a sagging push lawnmower wheel.  The example is my lawn mower I've had for years and with regular maintenance the engine is still in great running condition so I don't want to just go out and buy a new one. The deck has started to degrade and the wheels...
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Sat, 22 May 2010 05:32:29 PDT
Coffe cup Carnival Wheel of Fortune http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffe-cup-Carnival-Wheel-of-Fortune/
Coffe cup Carnival Wheel of Fortune - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/12NX/G8XPR45I/FTR12NXG8XPR45I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/12NX/G8XPR45I/FTR12NXG8XPR45I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/12NX/G8XPR45I/FTR12NXG8XPR45I.SMALL.jpg Hunrichse I made this from three coffe cup, some offices clips, plastic straws, some sheet of a nes paper, glue.. BUt what im really fascinated was the movement that you can achieved with simple things and patience. I think any kid would like doing it a sunday mornirg and entertain themselves by painting it....
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Sat, 8 May 2010 23:28:40 PDT
Cut a wooden disk without a lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Cut-a-wooden-disk-without-a-lathe/
Cut a wooden disk without a lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/VB4H/G6MPQBNL/FTYVB4HG6MPQBNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/VB4H/G6MPQBNL/FTYVB4HG6MPQBNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/VB4H/G6MPQBNL/FTYVB4HG6MPQBNL.SMALL.jpg throbscottle I needed to make a quarter wheel section for the press drill I'm making, (instructable coming soon - being written as I go), with better accuracy than I could achieve through hand shaping with abrasive paper (my only real alternative).  I don't own or have access to a lathe, but started thinking abo...
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Sun, 28 Mar 2010 09:58:56 PDT