Instructables: exploring - workshop - wood - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 5 May 2016 13:16:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 Firepit Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Firepit-Table/
Firepit Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/5NXL/IGGYC34Z/FK35NXLIGGYC34Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/5NXL/IGGYC34Z/FK35NXLIGGYC34Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/5NXL/IGGYC34Z/FK35NXLIGGYC34Z.SMALL.jpg zyonchaos So imagine the scene it is March in England and you have decided to throw a BBQ with a few friends from work, it has been an unseasonably warm month so you feel pretty safe in doing this. Just in case you have some spiced apple juice ready to be seasoned with a hint of rum in case it gets nippy!Unsu...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 19:38:09 PST
Diy Pallet Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Pallet-Dining-Table/
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 03:27:46 PDT
Making a replacement axe or hatchet handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-replacement-axe-or-hatchet-handle/
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 12:43:18 PDT
Woodworking clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-clamps/
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Thu, 22 Jul 2010 10:58:19 PDT
Make Your Own Hot-Glue Mallet! (Rubber Hammer) | DIY Woodworking Tools #4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Hot-Glue-Mallet-Rubber-Hammer-DIY-Wo/
Make Your Own Hot-Glue Mallet! (Rubber Hammer) | DIY Woodworking Tools #4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/K3XE/IMV8LFVR/F6PK3XEIMV8LFVR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/K3XE/IMV8LFVR/F6PK3XEIMV8LFVR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/K3XE/IMV8LFVR/F6PK3XEIMV8LFVR.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Why would I buy a Rubber Mallet? Why should I pay almost $10 for a small piece of rubber and a handle?Well, I can make one with several sticks of Hot-Glue!In my experiments, A Rubber Mallet is even BETTER than a Wooden Mallet for Chisel-work. Keep this in mind, Fellow Woodworkers! ;)This project was...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 11:23:24 PDT
Toy Story 2 the cleaner's tool chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-Story-2-the-Cleaners-Tool-Chest/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 09:37:31 PDT
Hydraulic Arm from syringes http://www.instructables.com/id/JCB-from-syringes/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 08:03:33 PDT
Economic one-board desk for CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Economic-One-board-Desk-for-CNC/
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 10:00:43 PDT
Flat-Pack Wooden Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-Wooden-Chairs/
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 09:26:00 PDT
The easiest way to build a box! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Easiest-Way-to-Make-a-Box/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 14:28:34 PDT
Wooden Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Airplane/
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Fri, 5 Mar 2010 10:43:59 PST
Scrap Wood Projects: 3 Simple Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-Projects-3-Simple-Ideas/
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 17:12:37 PDT
Armchair upcycled from pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Armchair-Upcycled-From-Pallets/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 07:40:46 PST
Homemade Wooden Watch (From Scratch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wooden-Watch-From-Scratch/
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 10:47:31 PDT
How to Cut Down a Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-Down-a-Tree-And-Make-Firewood/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2008 18:49:20 PST
Nomadic bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Nomadic-Bookshelf/
Nomadic bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BVQB/ILGVEIPD/FH5BVQBILGVEIPD.SMALL.jpg dbikedave The idea for this project bore out of the reality that many of us, "the millennials", suffer with all to often. Since leaving for college, I've moved (on average) every 9-10 months. As a result, this meant outfitting my apartment/studio/place to lay my head with cheap furniture. Cheap furniture is g...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:54:44 PST
'NoMatterWhatHorn' - a really heavy custom vice http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Matterhorn/
'NoMatterWhatHorn' - a really heavy custom vice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/HMBW/ILWJ4O2R/FR7HMBWILWJ4O2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/HMBW/ILWJ4O2R/FR7HMBWILWJ4O2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/HMBW/ILWJ4O2R/FR7HMBWILWJ4O2R.SMALL.jpg bricobart A solitary vice - a vice not fixed to a workbench - is something very useful in a workshop. Some projects just need to be clamped steady & sturdy while you need all the space around you can get.Making a canoe-paddle, for example, starting from a complete log. You want it steady and so you need a vic...
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Sat, 15 Dec 2012 00:09:52 PST
Secret Compartment Table for my Nines http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Table-for-My-Nines/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 09:02:21 PST
How to successfully remove a nail without damaging wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-successfully-remove-a-nail-without-damaging/
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Sun, 25 Mar 2007 22:48:34 PDT
How to build a Sandwich board, or an "A" sign http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Sandwich-board-or-and-A-sign/
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Tue, 19 Jun 2012 16:38:17 PDT
Giaco Whatever Collaboration: DIY Wooden iPhone Charging Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-IPhone-Charging-Dock/
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 14:16:36 PST
Make a Note Box with a Japanese Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Note-Box-With-a-Japanese-Lock/
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 17:05:35 PST
Super Solder Inlay for your Woodworking Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Solder-Inlay-for-Your-Woodworking-Projects/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 14:48:52 PST
Portable Wood Fired Pizza Oven/Patio Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Wood-Fired-Pizza-OvenPatio-Heater/
Portable Wood Fired Pizza Oven/Patio Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/0H74/GFRWPMER/F1Y0H74GFRWPMER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/0H74/GFRWPMER/F1Y0H74GFRWPMER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/0H74/GFRWPMER/F1Y0H74GFRWPMER.SMALL.jpg andrew.spencer.2 Although there are already many instructables on the topic of stoves made from old propane bottles, I thought I would try to come up with something a little more usefull in the cooking department. This all came about when a chunk broke off of my beloved pizza stone and I had to think of some way...
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Sun, 28 Nov 2010 19:30:58 PST
Trick Opening Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Trick-Opening-Box/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 21:17:21 PST
Dumpster Wood Electric Guitar (Using Basic Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dumpster-Wood-Electric-Guitar-Using-Basic-Hand-Too/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:25:29 PST
How to strip paint from an old door. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-strip-paint-from-an-old-door/
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Thu, 8 Mar 2012 17:34:58 PST
6 Pack Caddie - 6 Shooter Style http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Pack-Caddie-6-Shooter-Style/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:56:09 PST
DVD Shelving for $20 (ish) http://www.instructables.com/id/DVD-Shelving-for-20-ish/
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By: mennell

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Sun, 26 Apr 2009 14:54:04 PDT
Drill Press Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Lathe/
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Tue, 26 Feb 2008 11:55:48 PST
Laser wood burning pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-wood-burning-pen/
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Thu, 27 Sep 2007 10:39:44 PDT
Simple Elegant Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Elegant-Guitar-Stand/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:22:14 PST
Laser Cut M-6 Carnifex Rubber Band Gun from Mass Effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-M-6-Carnifex-Rubber-Band-Gun-from-Mass-E/
Laser Cut M-6 Carnifex Rubber Band Gun from Mass Effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/NA5Z/IGB22PCF/FWQNA5ZIGB22PCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/NA5Z/IGB22PCF/FWQNA5ZIGB22PCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/NA5Z/IGB22PCF/FWQNA5ZIGB22PCF.SMALL.jpg eggfooyoung Ever since I was a kid I have always wanted a rubber band gun. Growing up, my parents would never buy me one because they were afraid I would hurt myself. Now that I'm an adult, I'm old enough to make my own! My urge to own one started when I walked down a toy store with my girlfriend to browse arou...
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 00:58:39 PDT
DIY On-Off Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-On-Off-Switch/
DIY On-Off Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/Y5LE/IJWWL56J/FQ0Y5LEIJWWL56J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/Y5LE/IJWWL56J/FQ0Y5LEIJWWL56J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/Y5LE/IJWWL56J/FQ0Y5LEIJWWL56J.SMALL.jpg ShiftyTips Simple idea which dosen't require special tools or skills to make it. This perfect to use with LED diodes. I'm going to built this switch into an upcoming project so if you interested in click on the follow button ;)Materials:plywood or solid wood or hardwoodthin wood (perhaps veneer or thin plywood...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:59:26 PST
8-Ball in Solid Wood Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Ball-in-Solid-Wood-Cube/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 17:26:32 PST
2x4 Mega Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Mega-Bench/
2x4 Mega Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/KUFQ/IJUCORCI/FKMKUFQIJUCORCI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/KUFQ/IJUCORCI/FKMKUFQIJUCORCI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/KUFQ/IJUCORCI/FKMKUFQIJUCORCI.SMALL.jpg tlp801 I decided to make this workbench out of 2x4's because I needed something stable and strong enough to take a lot of abuse. Also, for the cost, it's "cheaper" and stronger than just about anything you can buy.In this instructable I'll direct the reader through a step-by-step process on how to replicat...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 21:37:15 PST
A Photographic Guide to Selecting Lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Photographic-Guide-to-Selecting-Lumber/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 08:31:10 PST
Wooden USB-powered RGB-LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-USB-powered-RGB-LED-Lamp/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:46:30 PST
Glass Cutter by Kreat0r http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Cutter-by-Kreat0r/
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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 13:00:58 PST
How to make a wooden sword look like a real one http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wooden-sword-look-like-a-real-one/
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Thu, 13 Jan 2011 13:07:00 PST
How to remove a wood stove? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-a-wood-stove/
How to remove a wood stove? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/4LNH/G9NGTRR1/FU54LNHG9NGTRR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/4LNH/G9NGTRR1/FU54LNHG9NGTRR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/4LNH/G9NGTRR1/FU54LNHG9NGTRR1.SMALL.jpg ahsenjaffer So you are debating whether to pay someone or DIY remove your wood stove.  You should give this a go only if: 1) There are at least 2 people available 2) All involved are healthy enough to do heavy lifting Otherwise pay someone to avoid any possible injury.   You will need the following: * Screw...
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Sun, 25 Jul 2010 15:42:57 PDT
Wood Propeller Fabrication http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Propeller-Fabrication/
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Sun, 21 Jan 2007 16:01:18 PST
Wooden Pen Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pen-Drives/
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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 07:12:12 PST
Folding Wooden Stepladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Wooden-Stepladder/
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Thu, 2 Sep 2010 02:43:47 PDT
Cheap, easy, low-waste trestle table plans http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-low-waste-trestle-table/
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Fri, 24 Dec 2010 14:06:29 PST
Simple Pistol Crossbow Tutorial (no expensive machinery required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pistol-Crossbow-Tutorial-no-expensive-mach/
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 15:41:49 PDT
How to make a table saw (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Table-Saw/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 12:29:18 PST
Business card holders (for your pocket) http://www.instructables.com/id/Business-card-holders-for-your-pocket/
Business card holders (for your pocket) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/0FKL/H27LRTDK/F0G0FKLH27LRTDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/0FKL/H27LRTDK/F0G0FKLH27LRTDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/0FKL/H27LRTDK/F0G0FKLH27LRTDK.SMALL.jpg SlickSqueegie I am always bending and crushing my business cards while they are in my pocket. so I made something that will hold them and keep them safe while I work... It works great and looks classy when I hand them out. gather your stuff ******SAFETY FIRST****** ALWAYS USE PROPER SAFETY GEAR WHEN WORKING WI...
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 08:44:36 PDT
Wooden Swords and How I Learned to Love Leather-Work http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Swords-and-How-I-Learned-to-Love-Leather-Wo/
Wooden Swords and How I Learned to Love Leather-Work - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/Q6W2/IIGE8EQ3/FVLQ6W2IIGE8EQ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/Q6W2/IIGE8EQ3/FVLQ6W2IIGE8EQ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/Q6W2/IIGE8EQ3/FVLQ6W2IIGE8EQ3.SMALL.jpg benjaminsutton My 6 year old nephew has been on my case for near 10 months to build him a wooden sword. While I only see him every few months, each conversation starts and ends with, "How are my wooden swords coming along?" I finally got my crap together and began the project. I started this with zero idea of what...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:43:40 PST
Lazy Susan http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-Susan/
Lazy Susan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/WSEA/GERP547Z/FNRWSEAGERP547Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/WSEA/GERP547Z/FNRWSEAGERP547Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/WSEA/GERP547Z/FNRWSEAGERP547Z.SMALL.jpg tqwerty Today I am going to show you how to make a lazy susan. Materials and Tools Materials: Your choice of wood Lazy Susan hardware Screws Varnish (optional but recommended) Stain (optional) Biscuits (I recommend 20 or bigger) and wood glue (if you are using the biscuit jointer) ie: http://w...
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Sat, 2 Oct 2010 12:20:43 PDT