Instructables: exploring - workshop - wood - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:22:59 PST BLOX v1.01 Making The Zoetrope http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-The-Zoetrope/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:49:47 PST
Build an awesome mobile space saving work bench. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-awesome-mobile-space-saving-work-bench/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:01:31 PST
Mid Century Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 07:17:04 PST
Rustic Beam Mantel and Corbels http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Beam-Mantel-and-Corbels/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:16:28 PST
Make a bathroom vanity out of an old dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-bathroom-vanity-out-of-an-old-dresser/
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Sat, 2 Jun 2012 14:24:18 PDT
Palletable Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Palletable-Workbench/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:46:16 PST
A Pallet = a Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Pallet-a-Bench/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:13:40 PST
The Hexachord, a Rotary Musical Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hexachord-a-Rotary-Musical-Instrument/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 08:19:30 PST
d2k loft bed http://www.instructables.com/id/d2k-loft-bed/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 19:40:49 PST
Candle Polish Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Candle-Polish-Wood/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:34:39 PST
INCREASE THE SIZE OF YOUR WOOD http://www.instructables.com/id/INCREASE-THE-SIZE-OF-YOUR-WOOD/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 08:47:10 PST
Olive Wood iPhone 6 Plus Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Olive-Wood-iPhone-6-Plus-Stand/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:33:58 PST
Skyrim Wood Carved Weapons http://www.instructables.com/id/Skyrim-Wood-Carved-Weapons/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 12:07:32 PST
Wood Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burner/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 23:19:52 PST
Plank Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Plank-Planter/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:25:14 PST
Stylish Pen Knife of upcycled bamboo http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Pen-Knife-of-upcycled-bamboo/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 23:27:00 PST
Tension Series - Floating Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Tension-Series-Floating-Bed/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:18:35 PST
DIY Butcher Block Kitchen Island http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Butcher-Block-Kitchen-Island/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:56:05 PST
How To Make a Sword: A Comprehensive Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Sword-A-Comprehensive-Guide/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:19:56 PST
My hanging garden http://www.instructables.com/id/My-hanging-garden/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 14:34:14 PST
Simple Iron & Wood Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Iron-Wood-Shelves/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 09:56:20 PST
Wooden Apple iPad Protective Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Apple-iPad-Protective-Box/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 08:41:04 PST
Not Your Average "Coaster" http://www.instructables.com/id/Not-Your-Average-Coaster/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 08:31:28 PST
Coinapult. The Coin Flipping Catapult! http://www.instructables.com/id/Coinapult-The-Coin-Flipping-Catapult/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 10:03:56 PST
Pallet Wood Wine Rack and Liquor Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Wine-Rack-and-Liquor-Shelf/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 10:34:34 PST
Cutting Board Made From Domestic Woods http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Board-Made-From-Domestic-Woods/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 10:21:44 PST
How to Make an Angled Segmented Bowl with Your Bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Angled-Segmented-Bowl-with-Your-Ban/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 12:27:05 PST
Inlaid Mission/Craftsman Music Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Inlayed-MissionCraftsman-Music-Stand/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 15:42:24 PST
Wooden Mason Jar (carved from a cherry log) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Mason-Jar-carved-from-a-cherry-log/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 18:47:34 PST
Home Theater Projector Screen on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Theater-Projector-Screen-on-a-Budget/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2008 00:04:39 PST
Football Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Football-Bowl/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 23:31:11 PST
Simple Router Table from Reclaimed Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Router-Table-from-Reclaimed-Desk/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 23:06:38 PST
Metal chop saw from grinder made of wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-chop-saw-from-grinder-made-of-wood/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:31:11 PST
Newport Patio Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/PATIO-CHAIR-WITH-LUMBAR-SUPPORT/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:34:23 PST
Minecraft Wooden Drink Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Wooden-Drink-Coasters/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 10:57:37 PST
Decorative Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Wood-Lamp/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:42:16 PST
How to cut large circles on the table saw. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-lage-circles-on-the-table-saw/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/M3DH/HANAX6ZH/FVFM3DHHANAX6ZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/M3DH/HANAX6ZH/FVFM3DHHANAX6ZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/M3DH/HANAX6ZH/FVFM3DHHANAX6ZH.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios First be safe.  Know what you are doing and don't push the limits of your skills and equipment.  I take no responsibility for your actions! Now the the 'don't sue me' is out of the way...on the the good stuff.  So here was my dilemma, I needed a way to cut a 2 inch thick maple hardwood blank into a...
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Thu, 13 Dec 2012 11:53:20 PST
DIY Project: How to make a workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Project-How-to-make-a-workbench/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 06:53:24 PST
DIY Mason Jar Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mason-Jar-Chandelier-1/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 20:01:25 PST
Rubber Mallet using Hot glue http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Mallet-using-Hot-glue/
Rubber Mallet using Hot glue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/A4KT/I49RMR7R/FGSA4KTI49RMR7R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/A4KT/I49RMR7R/FGSA4KTI49RMR7R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/A4KT/I49RMR7R/FGSA4KTI49RMR7R.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Hi everyone! today i am going to show you how to make a rubber mallet. A rubber mallet is a hammer with rubber head used to deliver less impact than a steel hammer. We will be making one in our kitchen in less than a hour. Lets begin!!UPDATE : Do comment , like and vote , I will select 3 random comm...
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 04:15:06 PST
A wood gear clock with a unique drive mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/A-wood-gear-clock-with-a-unique-drive-mechanism/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 18:48:19 PST
Hobbit / Gnome Hole Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Hobbit-Gnome-Hole-Door/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 12:51:20 PST
Burned Wood Art With Secret Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Burned-Wood-Art-With-Secret-Storage/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 02:44:36 PST
Wooden Hobbed Gear Do-Nothing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hobbed-Gear-Do-Nothing-Machine/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 20:32:24 PST
Mission Style Cocktail Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mission-Style-Cocktail-Table/
Mission Style Cocktail Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3O7O/I48CTMGV/F833O7OI48CTMGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3O7O/I48CTMGV/F833O7OI48CTMGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3O7O/I48CTMGV/F833O7OI48CTMGV.SMALL.jpg JD GOLDBERG I made this beautiful piece to pay tribute to the artisans and furniture makers that came before me. As a child growing up in Northern California, class trips to the very mission's that inspired these pieces over a hundred years ago were common. The simple yet striking architecture had a dramatic im...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 02:56:03 PST
Heavy Metal Wood Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Metal-Wood-Cutting-Board/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 19:12:38 PST
Back to the Basics - Rubber Band Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-to-the-Basics-Rubber-Band-Gun/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:40:06 PST
Wooden saw present http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-saw-present/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 17:37:18 PST
Refinishing A Gun Stock http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinishing-A-Gun-Stock/
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 20:51:36 PST
The Positively Amazing Negative Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Positively-Amazing-Negative-Lamp/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:34:22 PST