Instructables: exploring - workshop - wood - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:47:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Railroad Anvil Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Railroad-Anvil-Stand/
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 19:11:39 PDT
Create glue-less interlocking laser cut parts with sketchup slicemodeler http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-glue-less-interlocking-laser-cut-parts-with/
Create glue-less interlocking laser cut parts with sketchup slicemodeler - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/MCFJ/HVC1KK5J/FRIMCFJHVC1KK5J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/MCFJ/HVC1KK5J/FRIMCFJHVC1KK5J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/MCFJ/HVC1KK5J/FRIMCFJHVC1KK5J.SMALL.jpg andii With the use Google sketchup and the slicemodler plugin its possible to create laser cut 3D shapes that snap together without glue. Shameless self plug, like the pictured trivets I sell on Etsy.What you need• Google stetchup• slice modeler plugin• sketup svg export plugin • A laser cutter or laser c...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 04:22:37 PDT
Greek Lyre http://www.instructables.com/id/Greek-Lyre/
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Mon, 25 Mar 2013 17:57:44 PDT
Baseboard Barn Door & Hardware http://www.instructables.com/id/Baseboard-Barn-Door-Hardware/
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 21:39:36 PDT
Bent Veneer Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-Veneer-Wood-Lamp/
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:37:46 PDT
How to sell custom knives http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-sell-custom-knives/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 12:55:44 PDT
Vintage Ice Chest from Wood Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Ice-Chest-from-Wood-Pallets/
Vintage Ice Chest from Wood Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/B9P6/HHI4UKFZ/FDYB9P6HHI4UKFZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/B9P6/HHI4UKFZ/FDYB9P6HHI4UKFZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/B9P6/HHI4UKFZ/FDYB9P6HHI4UKFZ.SMALL.jpg miamitreasure                                                                Vintage Ice Chest                                                                                                                                     Original Credit goes to                                                                ...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 06:38:20 PDT
6 Workshop Machine Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Workshop-Machine-Tips/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:28:11 PST
Modern Farm Table With Hairpin Legs for Under $200 http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Farm-Table-With-Hairpin-Legs-for-Under-200/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 17:07:33 PST
Small Wind Turbine Blade (6 Foot dia.) http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Wind-Turbine-Blade-6-Foot-dia/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2011 17:54:53 PDT
Easy Table Saw Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Table-Saw-Sled/
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 10:18:35 PST
How to Build Your Pop Diva Her Own Stage http://www.instructables.com/id/Front-Stage/
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Thu, 27 Dec 2007 13:04:55 PST
DIY Lazy Susan http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lazy-Susan-1/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 04:41:37 PST
Wooden scales on Swiss Army Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-scales-on-Swiss-Army-Knife/
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 09:21:36 PDT
Homemade Hangboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Hangboard/
Homemade Hangboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/D5FW/IG168LSJ/FYOD5FWIG168LSJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/D5FW/IG168LSJ/FYOD5FWIG168LSJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/D5FW/IG168LSJ/FYOD5FWIG168LSJ.SMALL.jpg joey99 Hello, and welcome to my Instructable!! Now before we get started, I just wanted to say: THIS IS NOT THE BEST WAY TO DO THIS AT ALL. I could have done this so much better if I just used a router to cut out the slots, but hey, who doesn't like drilling out hundreds of holes??? O, right... All jokes a...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 18:42:15 PDT
How to Drill Straight Holes Without a Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Drill-Straight-Holes-Without-a-Drill-Press/
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:50:01 PST
How to make a wooden pipe, with a carb, from a tree branch. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wooden-pipe-with-a-carb-from-a-tree-/
How to make a wooden pipe, with a carb, from a tree branch. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/22E1/HW8SZG80/F8522E1HW8SZG80.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/22E1/HW8SZG80/F8522E1HW8SZG80.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/22E1/HW8SZG80/F8522E1HW8SZG80.SMALL.jpg geckomage First off i will say this. My purpose for this instructable is to show resourceful, patient people how to cheaply, and effectively solve the problem of having nothing to smoke out of with a bit of creativity and elegance. You all know the drill, i am not responsible for what you choose to do with th...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 10:53:47 PDT
How to Make a Shelf/Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-ShelfBike-Rack/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:36:07 PST
How to Re-Engineer Paper Back into Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Re-Engineer-Paper-Back-Into-Wood/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:14:01 PST
Make It: Mid-Century Modern Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Mid-Century-Modern-Bench/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:53:54 PST
Secret Wood Bowl DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Wood-Bowl-DIY/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:06:25 PST
Wood TV Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-TV-Remote/
Wood TV Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/1EUM/IZ6BW6XH/F411EUMIZ6BW6XH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/1EUM/IZ6BW6XH/F411EUMIZ6BW6XH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/1EUM/IZ6BW6XH/F411EUMIZ6BW6XH.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker This is one of my favorite projects yet! I flip a boring plastic TV remote into a two-toned wooden beef stick. And what did I use for a battery cover? Another remote of course! It's two remotes in one held together with magnets! Photograph or Scan If you have a flatbed scanner that's the preferr...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:07:04 PST
How to build wall mounted bookshelves for less than $100 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-wall-mounted-bookshelves-for-less-tha/
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Wed, 24 Oct 2007 21:49:40 PDT
A simple pallet gate http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-pallet-gate/
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 03:31:00 PDT
Circular saw cutting jig for vinyl siding http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-siding-cutting-jig/
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Fri, 16 May 2014 10:38:19 PDT
Wooden Christmas Cracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Christmas-Cracker/
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 14:00:37 PST
Make a Broken Screw Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Broken-Screw-Extractor/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 22:13:18 PST
Wooden Ratchet Noise Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Ratchet-Noise-Maker/
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Thu, 7 May 2009 21:14:37 PDT
Can You Make a Ring Out Of Wood Shavings? http://www.instructables.com/id/Can-You-Make-a-Ring-Out-of-Wood-Shavings/
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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 13:46:41 PST
Modern Bedside Lamp from Scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Modernist-Bedside-Lamp-From-Scraps/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 04:46:46 PST
Pallet hammock stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Hammock-Stand/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 13:40:26 PDT
How-To: Make A Wood Jigsaw Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Wood-Jigsaw-Puzzle/
How-To: Make A Wood Jigsaw Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/4HNG/FPBL01AE/F0N4HNGFPBL01AE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/4HNG/FPBL01AE/F0N4HNGFPBL01AE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/4HNG/FPBL01AE/F0N4HNGFPBL01AE.SMALL.jpg Toolmonger If you really want to give a group of full-grown adults a hard time, give them a child's toy. Often it's the simple looking puzzles that can be the biggest challenge and this little wooden puzzle is a great deal harder to put reassemble than it looks. However it is simple to make one. We put togethe...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2009 15:38:37 PST
Wooden Fidget Hand Spinner under $1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Fidget-Hand-Spinner-Under-1/
Wooden Fidget Hand Spinner under $1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/UNWZ/IYKFYKPP/F7VUNWZIYKFYKPP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/UNWZ/IYKFYKPP/F7VUNWZIYKFYKPP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/UNWZ/IYKFYKPP/F7VUNWZIYKFYKPP.SMALL.jpg Kandrix I've always been obsessed by fidgeting almost everywhere, with anything from pens, begleri, zippo lighters and such, so it's no surprise that when I've first seen the idea of creating a spinner toy, I had to have it. Yet for such a simple toy, some people are willing to pay crazy amounts of money (w...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 03:22:10 PST
12" Disc Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Disc-Sander/
12" Disc Sander - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/OWQS/IYKFXPB0/FRMOWQSIYKFXPB0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/OWQS/IYKFXPB0/FRMOWQSIYKFXPB0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/OWQS/IYKFXPB0/FRMOWQSIYKFXPB0.SMALL.jpg Bruceputman This is a shop built 12" Disc Sander Motor Mount As I wanted to use an old motor that I have had since the 70's, I needed a way to mount the motor to the 3/4" x 12" round disc. I found out that shopsmith used a motor mount to 1" thread for the lathe motor connection. With this and a 1" thread fac...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2017 22:50:16 PST
Tablesaw Outfeed Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablesaw-Outfeed-Table/
Tablesaw Outfeed Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/SEDU/IYKFV1J2/FQ1SEDUIYKFV1J2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/SEDU/IYKFV1J2/FQ1SEDUIYKFV1J2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/SEDU/IYKFV1J2/FQ1SEDUIYKFV1J2.SMALL.jpg Bruceputman These plans are for a Grizzly G0715P series Tablesaw Outfeed Table. Drawing up the plans I used popular for the frame ( items 1-3 and 5) and maple for the table brace and roller blocks (items 4, 6 and 7) I used a 2 x 4 trimmed to 2 degrees to allow the hinges to go over center.The frame has dad...
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Wed, 25 Jan 2017 22:00:18 PST
Hand carved wood sign (name plate) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-carved-wood-sign-name-plate/
Hand carved wood sign (name plate) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/9021/GX51887K/FDT9021GX51887K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/9021/GX51887K/FDT9021GX51887K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/9021/GX51887K/FDT9021GX51887K.SMALL.jpg canuckinjapan This is how I made a small hand carved wood sign from katsura (Japanese Judas tree wood). Katsura is a popular wood used for relief carving in Japan. (Click on the [i] at the top left of photos to see an enlarged version.) Materials used - One 11 x 22 cm piece of Japanese Judas wood (2 cm thick) Ce...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2012 04:02:05 PST
The Broken Heart Bandsaw Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Broken-Heart-Bandsaw-Box/
The Broken Heart Bandsaw Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/BAMG/IEFI9EG5/FFJBAMGIEFI9EG5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/BAMG/IEFI9EG5/FFJBAMGIEFI9EG5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/BAMG/IEFI9EG5/FFJBAMGIEFI9EG5.SMALL.jpg -BALES- I'm not a knick knack/bric-a-brac person. Most of my home decor consists of percussion instruments. A smaller percentage is costumes or props I've made for Halloweens past. The third category would be items I've made in my shop, such as figurines and a gramophone. That being said, I'm making a b...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 11:28:32 PDT
Cube Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Cube-Lamp-1/
Cube Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/2NN5/IY0FVTMC/FOP2NN5IY0FVTMC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/2NN5/IY0FVTMC/FOP2NN5IY0FVTMC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/2NN5/IY0FVTMC/FOP2NN5IY0FVTMC.SMALL.jpg Tjcarter852 I am a first year Design student and NC State's College of Design in the Industrial Design program. In my first studio, as a final project, we were instructed to create a light source and left with free reign of what that meant and what to do with it. I went though multiple designs and settled on wh...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:26:12 PST
Fix Cracked Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Cracked-Wood/
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Tue, 25 Dec 2007 09:10:59 PST
How To Transfer An Image To Wood - Laser vs. Inkjet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Transfer-an-Image-to-Wood-Laser-Vs-Inkjet/
How To Transfer An Image To Wood - Laser vs. Inkjet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/I4WV/IJBRUW48/FOCI4WVIJBRUW48.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/I4WV/IJBRUW48/FOCI4WVIJBRUW48.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/I4WV/IJBRUW48/FOCI4WVIJBRUW48.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery I have been looking for different ways to transfer my logo to the projects I make as a way of signing them.I had read that laser prints are much better than inkjet prints when you try to transfer them. I decided to investigate and see if there was much of a difference.I you would like to watch the v...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 10:58:30 PST
Make a Wooden Ring With a Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wooden-Ring-With-a-Drill-Press/
Make a Wooden Ring With a Drill Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/FJKG/IXQG1EAE/FP7FJKGIXQG1EAE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/FJKG/IXQG1EAE/FP7FJKGIXQG1EAE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/FJKG/IXQG1EAE/FP7FJKGIXQG1EAE.SMALL.jpg Andrew Park Hi,In this I'ble, I will go through how I went about creating a unique ring for my girlfriend and myself out of wood!Materials needed:Hardwood of your choice (I used Oak)Wood glue (I used Titebond 3)CA glueTools needed:SandpaperHandsawDrill pressDrill bitsRotary toolTweezerToothpick Prepare the Ri...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 06:30:07 PST
How to make a wooden wand. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wooden-wand/
How to make a wooden wand. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/N24H/GFA45OZN/F5TN24HGFA45OZN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/N24H/GFA45OZN/F5TN24HGFA45OZN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/N24H/GFA45OZN/F5TN24HGFA45OZN.SMALL.jpg red-king http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wand I made a wooden wand which I intended to use as part of a Halloween costume(dressed as a wizard).  This instructable will show you how to make one yourself. Materials -wood(I used maple because it's my favourite wood to work with, and it looks good.) -knife/kniv...
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Tue, 19 Oct 2010 22:41:22 PDT
How to Make a Spline Jig (Use With Table Saw OR Router) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Spline-Jig-Use-With-Table-Saw-OR-Rou/
How to Make a Spline Jig (Use With Table Saw OR Router) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/XWLH/IQRJBQFF/FDPXWLHIQRJBQFF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/XWLH/IQRJBQFF/FDPXWLHIQRJBQFF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/XWLH/IQRJBQFF/FDPXWLHIQRJBQFF.SMALL.jpg WoodworkingFusion In this Instructables, I will be discussing how I made this Spline Jig which can be used with a table saw or router! Take a look at the YouTube video for a full build video on how I made this jig! Cutting the Pine to the required lengths For the first step I used some scrap Pine and cut the relev...
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 14:07:35 PDT
Simple & sturdy workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sturdy-Workbench/
Simple & sturdy workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/TWQ0/IK1HP0RW/F9LTWQ0IK1HP0RW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/TWQ0/IK1HP0RW/F9LTWQ0IK1HP0RW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/TWQ0/IK1HP0RW/F9LTWQ0IK1HP0RW.SMALL.jpg JeffsDIYprojects For this workbench build, I wanted something that would be both sturdy and simple to construct. This workbench can be built for less than $100, is a rigid design and has a shelf for extra storage. Add on a pegboard back even more space. You can see more information on this project and others at...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 14:54:20 PST
Simple Rock-Solid Cantilever Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Rock-Solid-Cantilever-Desk/
Simple Rock-Solid Cantilever Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/1P31/H0RWIE32/FKK1P31H0RWIE32.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/1P31/H0RWIE32/FKK1P31H0RWIE32.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/1P31/H0RWIE32/FKK1P31H0RWIE32.SMALL.jpg jeff-o With our kids moved upstairs, my wife finally got a room of her own on the main level.  She needed a strong desk to support her sewing machine and especially two knitting machines - these things clamp to the desk and require a fair amount of force to operate!  Any work surface that isn't attached to...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 21:06:12 PDT
Quick Cheap Easy Shelf! http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Cheap-Easy-Shelf/
Quick Cheap Easy Shelf! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/Y14G/IXUQGZUV/F39Y14GIXUQGZUV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/Y14G/IXUQGZUV/F39Y14GIXUQGZUV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/Y14G/IXUQGZUV/F39Y14GIXUQGZUV.SMALL.jpg dwaynerbear Need some Quick shelving? Need some Cheap Shelving?Need some Easy Shelving?You can make this instructable in less than 30 mins, with limited tools, for less than £15 ($18) Step 1: Material required For this shelving you will only need 2 pieces of timber - 1 x 8ft (2 x 4) + 1 x 8ft (1 x 6)I have ...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:26:23 PST
Monster Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Truck-1/
Monster Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/5KD7/IXAPXPUZ/FS25KD7IXAPXPUZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/5KD7/IXAPXPUZ/FS25KD7IXAPXPUZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/5KD7/IXAPXPUZ/FS25KD7IXAPXPUZ.SMALL.jpg Gastone We've been building Monster Trucks in my middle-school wood shop for a number of years. This is a great project that challenges students to be able to follow a long and detailed set of instructions while learning some new techniques (like cutting tire treads on a table saw). It's also a great proj...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 07:52:02 PST
Wooden Chef Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Chef-Knife/
Wooden Chef Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F45/H06X/IXUQHC1S/F45H06XIXUQHC1S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F45/H06X/IXUQHC1S/F45H06XIXUQHC1S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F45/H06X/IXUQHC1S/F45H06XIXUQHC1S.SMALL.jpg ClenseYourPallet It us been a very long time since I've made a knife. Knife making is what really inspired me to become a maker. Now I've been making since I was just a little chap but my present maker philosophy started with two knives. I was flipping through a field and stream magazine when I saw an article about ...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:57:29 PST
Aluminum Can Solar Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Can-Solar-Heater/
Aluminum Can Solar Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/9ABZ/IXUQ6VAZ/F3B9ABZIXUQ6VAZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/9ABZ/IXUQ6VAZ/F3B9ABZIXUQ6VAZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/9ABZ/IXUQ6VAZ/F3B9ABZIXUQ6VAZ.SMALL.jpg Lillyvilleky This is how I made an aluminum can solar heater! Save cans Pop cans, beer cans, sparkling water cans, any aluminum cans you can save, save them! Gather supplies Once you have a bunch of aluminum cans saved, gather these supplies:Black spray paint (high heat) mine was for grills.High heat caulk...
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:46:15 PST
Easy Method to Do Laser Cut Wood Inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Method-to-Do-Laser-Cut-Wood-Inlay/
Easy Method to Do Laser Cut Wood Inlay - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/7HTP/IN70UTVB/FNP7HTPIN70UTVB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/7HTP/IN70UTVB/FNP7HTPIN70UTVB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/7HTP/IN70UTVB/FNP7HTPIN70UTVB.SMALL.jpg jerrygable This Instructable describes an easy way to use a laser cutter to create a wood inlay. This method does not require you to place the individual pieces. All of them are treated as a single piece and put in place all at once.This Inlay shown in this Instructable is about 4 inches in diameter.The exam...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 06:47:18 PDT