Instructables: exploring - workshop - wood - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 5 Aug 2015 05:45:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Eclipse Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Eclipse-Lamp/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:39:44 PDT
adjustable wood sawhorse http://www.instructables.com/id/adjustable-wood-sawhorse/
adjustable wood sawhorse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ULVZ/ICID2Q08/FARULVZICID2Q08.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi A good sawhorse is something essential in a workshop, especially if you work with wood and you often need to take outside some board or piece to cut and sand.And if you need a temporary table in the garden for barbecue and parties, these two stacking and adjustable sawhorses are the perfect support....
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 00:17:55 PDT
Wooden Crate http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Crate/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:17:25 PDT
Hipster Travel Computer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Hipster-Travel-Computer-Case/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18:03:14 PDT
Wooden "Hobbit" Tankard http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hobbit-Tankard/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:39:11 PDT
Sawmill from 12" bandsaw and a mower http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawmill-from-12-bandsaw-and-a-mower/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:49:08 PDT
Giant Jenga Diy http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Jenga-Diy/
Giant Jenga Diy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/JMDW/HUIS7CSF/F7QJMDWHUIS7CSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/JMDW/HUIS7CSF/F7QJMDWHUIS7CSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/JMDW/HUIS7CSF/F7QJMDWHUIS7CSF.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey everybody it's momo. And today were going to make an outdoor Jenga set/ lawn jenga! Do enjoy! Supplies 1- sander2- power saw3- 8 foot long, 2x4 wide wood4- (not necessary, but advised) safety glasses On The Power Saw Put in a stopper thing so you won't have to measure every time. The stopp...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 20:23:25 PDT
Turning a Camphor Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Camphor-Pen/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:32:55 PDT
Making a Cutting Board That Won't Warp http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cutting-Board-That-Wont-Warp/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 06:08:49 PDT
Naked Bulb Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Naked-Bulb-Lamp/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:18:48 PDT
Wood Wallet Clip: From Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Wallet-Clip-From-Pallets/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 12:45:01 PDT
Pallet Patio Bar with Concrete Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Patio-Bar-with-Concrete-Top/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 09:22:24 PDT
Salt & Walnut Salt Cellar http://www.instructables.com/id/Salt-Walnut-Salt-Cellar/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 12:29:50 PDT
Makerspace Workbench on Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Makerspace-Workbench-on-Wheels/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 22:54:21 PDT
(Another) Scrap Ends Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Scrap-Ends-Table/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 11:49:02 PDT
Make PVC Look Like Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-PVC-Look-Like-Wood/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 21:05:42 PDT
Garden Shed from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Shed-from-Pallets/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:10:56 PDT
Barn Wood Fireplace Mantle http://www.instructables.com/id/Barn-Wood-Fireplace-Mantle/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 18:06:43 PDT
Unicorn Emoji Rainbow Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Unicorn-Emoji-Rainbow-Lamp/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:52:31 PDT
The Pallet Bible: Finding, Inspecting, and Dismantling Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pallet-Bible-A-Guide-to-Finding-Inspecting-and/
The Pallet Bible: Finding, Inspecting, and Dismantling Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/2FFZ/IBUXKZW9/FWF2FFZIBUXKZW9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/2FFZ/IBUXKZW9/FWF2FFZIBUXKZW9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/2FFZ/IBUXKZW9/FWF2FFZIBUXKZW9.SMALL.jpg schnurrbart For those of us in the DIY, upcycling and woodworking communities, reclaimed wood has been a rising force as a medium for home projects for years. Its appearance and history give our furniture and home decor a character that people admire, and it can be very fun to work with. Within this classific...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 07:24:41 PDT
Very Low Cost Sheet Metal Spot Welder (Portable & Convenient) http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-Low-Cost-Sheet-Metal-Spot-Welder-Portable-/
Very Low Cost Sheet Metal Spot Welder (Portable & Convenient) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/P73H/G3KYBJ3W/FSRP73HG3KYBJ3W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/P73H/G3KYBJ3W/FSRP73HG3KYBJ3W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/P73H/G3KYBJ3W/FSRP73HG3KYBJ3W.SMALL.jpg mrjohngoh NOTE: HACKADAY.COM THANKS FOR FINALLY NOTICING, BUT REALLY GUYS 5+ YEARS LATE MUCH? ^_^ A SHOUT OUT TO RICH BREMER FOR THE ARTICLE! BTW HACKADAY.COM REPLY TO MY E-MAILS? -_-"http://hackaday.com/2015/07/04/joining-sheet-metal-together-with-a-diy-spot-welder/This instructable is a how-to guide on tran...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2009 22:43:25 PST
The Marking Gauge Set http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Marking-Gauge-Set/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:18:23 PDT
Fruit Basket from Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Fruit-Basket-from-Pallet-Wood/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 13:55:33 PDT
Drunken Cutting Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/Drunken-Cutting-Boards/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 09:11:40 PDT
Creating a DIY Pallet Wood Floor with free wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Wood-Floor/
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:52:06 PDT
Breathe Life into an Old Drop Leaf Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Breathe-Life-into-an-Old-Drop-Leaf-Table/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:39:49 PDT
DIY Woodworking Cam Clamps & Plans! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Woodworking-Cam-Clamps-Plans/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 08:40:15 PDT
Log card box http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-card-box/
Log card box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/M6HD/IB21YDKW/FM2M6HDIB21YDKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/M6HD/IB21YDKW/FM2M6HDIB21YDKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/M6HD/IB21YDKW/FM2M6HDIB21YDKW.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Collect all the cards for your birthday, wedding, or other event in a rustic card box that's made from an old section of log. This card box is made from real wood, and is sure to capture the imagination of your guests. The log section was trimmed up and hollowed on a bandsaw. A swivel lid allows acc...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:41:18 PDT
Wood Engraving | Laser Engraved Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Engraving-Laser-Engraved-Guitar/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 10:19:48 PDT
Making a Wooden Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Sword/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:25:00 PDT
Two tables to one http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-tables-to-one/
Two tables to one - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/870P/IB0MD96C/F02870PIB0MD96C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/870P/IB0MD96C/F02870PIB0MD96C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/870P/IB0MD96C/F02870PIB0MD96C.SMALL.jpg adamtylernelson Last year, I made a couple simple sawhorse tables out of some scrap 2x4s and 2x8s. After completing my Backyard Kitchen earlier this summer, I no longer had any need for the quick (read: poor quality) tables, BUT I did still need some extra space for outdoor projects, etc. This instructable covers h...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 04:30:48 PDT
Our pallet sofa and table http://www.instructables.com/id/Our-pallet-sofa-and-table/
Our pallet sofa and table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/IC8F/IAWDALPJ/FKXIC8FIAWDALPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/IC8F/IAWDALPJ/FKXIC8FIAWDALPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/IC8F/IAWDALPJ/FKXIC8FIAWDALPJ.SMALL.jpg imi0827 Last summer we made a pallet sofa and a table for our living room.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NtrkIuzGoLg Purchasing 10 pallets (each 80*120 cm) They werevery cheap because my godfather works in a warehouse. They were used for beer cans storage. White wood paint Safety glass WheelsFoam D...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 11:17:06 PDT
Popsicle Stick Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Bench/
Popsicle Stick Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/LP38/IATHQB8J/FS8LP38IATHQB8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/LP38/IATHQB8J/FS8LP38IATHQB8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/LP38/IATHQB8J/FS8LP38IATHQB8J.SMALL.jpg frasera My wife was out of town for a few days, and she's always wanted a replica of the popsicle-stick bench they have at Disneyworld/Disneyland's 'A Bug's Life' area, so I decided to build it.Disclaimer: I'm a computer guy, not a wood guy. This is my first real attempt at building something that wasn't ju...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 20:20:45 PDT
DIY Wooden Earbuds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Earbuds/
DIY Wooden Earbuds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/384P/IBXM7CP0/F71384PIBXM7CP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/384P/IBXM7CP0/F71384PIBXM7CP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/384P/IBXM7CP0/F71384PIBXM7CP0.SMALL.jpg kdorais Hey everybody! In this Instructable I'm going to show you how to make your own pair of wooden earbuds. They look great and are really cheap! I got my inspiration to make some DIY earbuds from treyes4 and inspiretomake. However, instead of spent bullet casings, I'm going to be using a block of wood! ...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:56:04 PDT
Make Wood Rings (No tools required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Wood-Rings-No-tools-required/
Make Wood Rings (No tools required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/JUDR/IAQ0JTPP/FTYJUDRIAQ0JTPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/JUDR/IAQ0JTPP/FTYJUDRIAQ0JTPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/JUDR/IAQ0JTPP/FTYJUDRIAQ0JTPP.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker In this tutorial video I show how to make wooden rings out of veneer. This is a great project that doesn't require many tools. In fact all you really need is some super glue, a knife, sandpaper and some tape. Having a lathe or a drill will most definitely help speed up the process. Even if you're no...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 23:08:56 PDT
How to make a coin bank http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-coin-bank/
How to make a coin bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/RDW1/IAMBZVZQ/FQFRDW1IAMBZVZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/RDW1/IAMBZVZQ/FQFRDW1IAMBZVZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/RDW1/IAMBZVZQ/FQFRDW1IAMBZVZQ.SMALL.jpg achávez17 This instructable will provide a fun and creative way of saving your coins. I made this as a replacement for the boring jar I had been using to store my coins. I hadn't seen it on this site so I thought I'd share. What you will need - (1) .25"x5.5"x36" wood plank- (1) 11"x14" clear acrylic sheet-...
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 06:36:00 PDT
LED Plank Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Plank-Light/
LED Plank Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/MXJK/IANRMQSF/F9LMXJKIANRMQSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/MXJK/IANRMQSF/F9LMXJKIANRMQSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/MXJK/IANRMQSF/F9LMXJKIANRMQSF.SMALL.jpg makerblog While browsing at Pinterest I found a picture of a LED Plank Light an fell immediately in love with the design. The build is actually ridiculously easy. You will need:1 LED Strip (about 1m)2 Wood Planks1 Smaller Wood Plank in the height of your LED Stripes heightsome Wood Glue Glueing First glue ...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 01:02:40 PDT
Mini Pallet Style Drink Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Pallet-Style-Drink-Coasters/
Mini Pallet Style Drink Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/B3SS/IAJNUXZN/F37B3SSIAJNUXZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/B3SS/IAJNUXZN/F37B3SSIAJNUXZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/B3SS/IAJNUXZN/F37B3SSIAJNUXZN.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this quick and easy ible i'm gonna show you how to make very cool Pallet Style Drink Coasters using scrap materials.As you can see in the next step, for the top pieces of the pallets I used popsicle sticks since they are already of the perfect thickness, but obviously you could use p...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 10:08:26 PDT
DIY Wooden Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Hammock-Stand-1/
DIY Wooden Hammock Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/4VS4/IAEJLKUN/FKZ4VS4IAEJLKUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/4VS4/IAEJLKUN/FKZ4VS4IAEJLKUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/4VS4/IAEJLKUN/FKZ4VS4IAEJLKUN.SMALL.jpg kyao Hi guys! With summer closing in, I thought it would be the perfect time to share how I made this hammock stand. Made out of common materials that can be purchased at any hardware store, this project is perfect if you do not have adequately sized trees in your yard (or any trees at all) but want to e...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 21:13:42 PDT
Ah Ha! Take that single bed box spring no one wants, you're useful again. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ah-Ha-Take-that-single-bed-box-spring-no-one-wants/
Ah Ha! Take that single bed box spring no one wants, you're useful again. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SMALL.jpg al3may You know those pesky box springs that you normally inherit from folks when they have a kids twin mattress to get rid of. Well here's something you can do with them, turn them into a pallet wood organizer and even an overhead organizer for other random stuff.I was cleaning out the garage and about to...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 19:28:58 PDT
Pallet Crates & Inkjet Image Transfer to Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Crates-Inkjet-Image-Transfer-to-Wood/
Pallet Crates & Inkjet Image Transfer to Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/BSOI/IAEJQN0W/F6FBSOIIAEJQN0W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/BSOI/IAEJQN0W/F6FBSOIIAEJQN0W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/BSOI/IAEJQN0W/F6FBSOIIAEJQN0W.SMALL.jpg blissful2015 I can never pass by an antique wooden crate without stopping. Crates are so useful, they make instant storage that is also stylish!These crates are inspired by the character of pallet wood, farm and orchard crates, old stamps, and weathered typography. They are made from discarded pallets, and per...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 20:37:49 PDT
DIY Sanding Cord - for Wood Turners http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-sanding-cord-for-wood-turners/
DIY Sanding Cord - for Wood Turners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/I238/IA9H5MZF/F8DI238IA9H5MZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/I238/IA9H5MZF/F8DI238IA9H5MZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/I238/IA9H5MZF/F8DI238IA9H5MZF.SMALL.jpg SlickSqueegie I was making some very small dollhouse furniture on the lathe and was having trouble sanding tight small grooves. They make sanding cord for this but I figured out a great alternative.This is so simple and works very well for the intended purpose. Grab some fabric backed sandpaper Any fabric back...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 17:15:04 PDT
Rock Salt Margarita Glass! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Salt-Margarita-Glass/
Rock Salt Margarita Glass! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/MWK1/IA81Q56C/FVVMWK1IA81Q56C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/MWK1/IA81Q56C/FVVMWK1IA81Q56C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/MWK1/IA81Q56C/FVVMWK1IA81Q56C.SMALL.jpg kludge77 This glass was made from a block of salt block purchased from the cooking store and turned on the lathe. I had made a bracelet from the block about a month ago but wanted to try something a bit more complex. There were enough pieces left to make a glass... Cutting The Blocks The salt cut every ...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:11:47 PDT
Stain Wood With Snapple Iced Tea http://www.instructables.com/id/Stain-Wood-With-Snapple-Iced-Tea/
Stain Wood With Snapple Iced Tea - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/DQFX/IA2BTJE3/F7DDQFXIA2BTJE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/DQFX/IA2BTJE3/F7DDQFXIA2BTJE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/DQFX/IA2BTJE3/F7DDQFXIA2BTJE3.SMALL.jpg rovingcraftshop This is certainly not a new idea. People have stained wood for years with such things as food coloring, clothing dye, berries and just about any other colored liquid you can imagine.If you've been following my slow moving school bus conversion project you'll know that I'm converting a school bus to...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 05:50:56 PDT
Secret Storage Floating Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Storage-Floating-Desk/
Secret Storage Floating Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/0GUQ/I9YC42Y5/FY50GUQI9YC42Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/0GUQ/I9YC42Y5/FY50GUQI9YC42Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/0GUQ/I9YC42Y5/FY50GUQI9YC42Y5.SMALL.jpg EnJoneer So I got bored of my regular corner desk and decided to build a floating desk into the corner alcove of my room to replace it. Then, I thought 'If I'm going to build a desk anyway, why not make it some funky james bond style desk?'..... so I decided to give it hidden storage compartments, and lights...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 17:33:26 PDT
$40 Backyard Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/40-Backyard-Chair/
$40 Backyard Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SMALL.jpg gkrisanda In this instructable I will be doing a step by step tutorial on how you can make high quality professional lounge style chairs made from pressure treated wood. This project uses pressure treated wood given that the chairs are designed to be placed outdoors. This will help fight against things such a...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 14:50:49 PDT
Kerf Cutting Timber http://www.instructables.com/id/Kerf-Cutting-Timber/
Kerf Cutting Timber - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/NZ0Z/I9V6Q0OU/FM3NZ0ZI9V6Q0OU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/NZ0Z/I9V6Q0OU/FM3NZ0ZI9V6Q0OU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/NZ0Z/I9V6Q0OU/FM3NZ0ZI9V6Q0OU.SMALL.jpg nickpolansky Kerf Cutting Timber is the process by which kerf cut lines are used to program bending, stretching, and warping in hardwood timber. This instructable walks through an exploration of material and process to make solid wood take on new physical properties. The research was done during an artist reside...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 17:11:03 PDT
DIY grill hack: Build a platform for your grill http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-grill-hack-Build-a-platform-for-your-grill/
DIY grill hack: Build a platform for your grill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/WREX/I9UDOL6E/FOAWREXI9UDOL6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/WREX/I9UDOL6E/FOAWREXI9UDOL6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/WREX/I9UDOL6E/FOAWREXI9UDOL6E.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife We live in a house built loooong before there was such athing as a gas grill or any other other consumer grill to speak of, so we were perfect candidates for our own outdoor loving grill hack: A grill platform made from wood you can build yourself.Because our house was designed with porches rather t...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 09:41:40 PDT
Reclaimed Pallet Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Pallet-Ring/
Reclaimed Pallet Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/8MLM/I9O1EPAQ/FD48MLMI9O1EPAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/8MLM/I9O1EPAQ/FD48MLMI9O1EPAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/8MLM/I9O1EPAQ/FD48MLMI9O1EPAQ.SMALL.jpg Corinbw This is a very simple ring that I made from a pallet in my backyard.I used simple tools and just spent some time enjoying making this ring, but not trying to rush it. I was at my fathers house so I only had limited tools, but I made do with what I had. Removing the Ring From the Board After I fou...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 07:15:30 PDT
Folding Extension Cord Organizer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Extension-Cord-Organizer/
Folding Extension Cord Organizer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/Q69B/I9GW7BFC/F2EQ69BI9GW7BFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/Q69B/I9GW7BFC/F2EQ69BI9GW7BFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/Q69B/I9GW7BFC/F2EQ69BI9GW7BFC.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren I wanted an easy way to store my extension cords without needing to reel them up or leave them in a pile. With a little inspiration from Pintrest I decided to make my own folding extension cord organizer to save space and stop tangles. Prototyping the Hook I tried three different variations of...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 08:27:23 PDT