Instructables: exploring - workshop - wood - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 7 Feb 2016 14:04:01 PST BLOX v1.01 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/
Wooden USB-powered RGB-LED lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/U67H/IJ8UTZ6Y/F8AU67HIJ8UTZ6Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/U67H/IJ8UTZ6Y/F8AU67HIJ8UTZ6Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/U67H/IJ8UTZ6Y/F8AU67HIJ8UTZ6Y.SMALL.jpg llamamake I made this lamp originally as a last minute(okay, last two days) christmas gift for my sister. I wanted a special but fast-to-build lamp and this is what i came up with with the materials i had on hand that day. This is a rebuild.I was intrigued to program a One-Button control. It allows this 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/
How to make a wooden sword look like a real one - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/HU0N/GITHDCTN/FIXHU0NGITHDCTN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/HU0N/GITHDCTN/FIXHU0NGITHDCTN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/HU0N/GITHDCTN/FIXHU0NGITHDCTN.SMALL.jpg Erissed1 Wouldn't you like to make a wooden sword look like it is made with steel? This tutorial explain how to paint a wooden sword and make it have a reallistic effect. Materials and sword This is the list of thing you would need: -  The sword (in this case it's made of wood, but can be of another mate...
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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/
Cheap, easy, low-waste trestle table plans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/A16P/GI0TG101/FROA16PGI0TG101.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/A16P/GI0TG101/FROA16PGI0TG101.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/A16P/GI0TG101/FROA16PGI0TG101.SMALL.jpg aeray Build an attractive trestle table for about $100.00, in an hour and a half, using common materials, and minimum number of tools. It is suitable for dining or as a work table. It can can be set up or taken apart in a minute or two, using no tools, and stores compactly. There are several holes to dr...
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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
Introduction to wood staining http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-wood-staining/
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 11:42:20 PDT
Wood Block LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Block-LED-Clock/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 12:40:50 PST
Swirl and water droplet painting a guitar body http://www.instructables.com/id/Swirl-and-water-droplet-painting-a-guitar-body/
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 16:56:59 PDT
Pickup Truck Sideboards/Stake Sides - Ford Super Duty http://www.instructables.com/id/Pickup-Truck-SideboardsStake-Sides/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 13:15:35 PDT
How to make a Nativity Stable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Nativity-Stable/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2011 19:23:29 PST
Gun Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Gun-Cabinet/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:40:49 PDT
2x4 End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-End-Table/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 14:08:30 PST
Nice candleholders from scrap wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Nice-candleholders-from-scrap-wood/
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Tue, 18 May 2010 12:17:38 PDT
DIY Wood Veneer Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Veneer-Light/
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 11:55:37 PST
Fallout 4 Bottle Openers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fallout-4-Bottle-Openers/
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 17:12:45 PST
wooden kneeling chair http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-kneeling-chair/
wooden kneeling chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/2SK9/IFF895FS/FOG2SK9IFF895FS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/2SK9/IFF895FS/FOG2SK9IFF895FS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/2SK9/IFF895FS/FOG2SK9IFF895FS.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi A kneeling chair is what you need if you have to pass a lot of time in your office.Unfortunately this type of chairs is quite expensive and not very common. This is one reason to make your own kneeling chair, which will also make you very proud. references If you surf the web looking for "kneelin...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 06:26:38 PST
Tips and Jigs Part 1: Circular Saw Straight-Cutting jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-and-Jigs-Part-1-Circular-Saw-Straight-Cuttin/
Tips and Jigs Part 1: Circular Saw Straight-Cutting jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/J3HW/F8RPG5XR/FQGJ3HWF8RPG5XR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/J3HW/F8RPG5XR/FQGJ3HWF8RPG5XR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/J3HW/F8RPG5XR/FQGJ3HWF8RPG5XR.SMALL.jpg Pkranger88 For many of us, the cost of a table saw is too much just to be able to make long straight cuts in sheet lumber. If you buy a smaller table saw, you are actually creating a very dangerous situation as these are not meant to cut large pieces of lumber. What about space. A table saw is a space hog, ...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2008 10:29:35 PDT
Cheese slicer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheese-slicer/
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 13:24:40 PST
How to build a Plywood Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Plywood-Bookcase/
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Mon, 31 May 2010 22:08:43 PDT
how to make a staff or cane from a found or fresh stick, and carve it. http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-staff-or-cane-from-a-found-or-fresh-/
how to make a staff or cane from a found or fresh stick, and carve it. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/CJTC/G0KQM8BQ/FZ3CJTCG0KQM8BQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/CJTC/G0KQM8BQ/FZ3CJTCG0KQM8BQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/CJTC/G0KQM8BQ/FZ3CJTCG0KQM8BQ.SMALL.jpg red-king  This Instructable will show you how to make staffs, walking sticks, and canes out of wood you have found on the ground, and branches that you've broken, or cut off of trees. If you get green wood off a tree, make sure to dry it first. de-bark it, and apply a sealant (varnish, wax, etc.) to the end...
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Tue, 13 Oct 2009 15:21:44 PDT
Sugar Cube Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Cube-Maker/
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 18:58:27 PST
How to Build a Tiny Hut http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Tiny-Hut/
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 20:56:04 PST
How to sharpen lathe chisels http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-sharpening-lathe-chisels/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2011 14:50:27 PST
Wood Turning Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turning-Tool/
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 16:47:38 PST
pallet dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/pallet-dining-table-1/
pallet dining table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/EO13/IEQXSRFS/F9VEO13IEQXSRFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/EO13/IEQXSRFS/F9VEO13IEQXSRFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/EO13/IEQXSRFS/F9VEO13IEQXSRFS.SMALL.jpg m8rris 102 year old floor boards, recycled floor joists to make this beautiful piece the main structure to start off the pallet dining table i got two pallets together and almost stripped them of timber. i then pushed them together and used other scrap pallet timber to screw them together to make it as...
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 02:56:44 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Flower http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Flower/
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 13:54:43 PST
How to Use a Wood Chisel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Chiseling/
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Fri, 9 Mar 2007 10:46:47 PST
Making bench dogs for less than 1$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-bench-dogs-for-less-than-1/
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Mon, 12 Jul 2010 19:39:13 PDT
Make your own whistle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-whistle/
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Thu, 13 Mar 2008 17:36:50 PDT
Wooden Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Candle-Holder/
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Fri, 29 Dec 2006 09:39:15 PST
Slot Joint Adjustable Bookshelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Slot-Joint-Adjustable-Bookshelves/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 23:53:30 PST
DIY - WOOD PENDENT LAMP // FREE TEMPLATE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-WOOD-PENDENT-LAMP/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 08:06:13 PST
Mini Fireplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Fireplace-1/
Mini Fireplace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/3O7D/IGIBNEDI/FT53O7DIGIBNEDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/3O7D/IGIBNEDI/FT53O7DIGIBNEDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/3O7D/IGIBNEDI/FT53O7DIGIBNEDI.SMALL.jpg Bebo1021 I decided I was going to make this one day, then I thought hey, why don't I make an instructable for it? So here it is!P.S this is my first instructable. Please comment if you make it! Also please Comment if I should post an instructable for an awesome battle hammer that I made! Materials/Tools ...
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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 13:51:04 PDT
Garage Storage/Work Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-StorageWork-Bench/
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 20:51:10 PDT
Firewood Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Firewood-Rack/
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Mon, 30 Nov 2009 22:11:37 PST
Trebuchet (working) model step by step free plans and instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Trebuchet-working-model-build-step-by-step/
Trebuchet (working) model step by step free plans and instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/IRME/H7S575E1/FBGIRMEH7S575E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/IRME/H7S575E1/FBGIRMEH7S575E1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/IRME/H7S575E1/FBGIRMEH7S575E1.SMALL.jpg jeroentrebuchet Hi There, My name is Jeroen and I live in Holland. I am a low profile hobbyist mainly building models or just things from wood. Mostly I use just a picture to build the model by creating my own drawings. This year after a family break in France I have seen a huge Trebuchet http://en.wikipedia.org/...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 04:43:16 PDT
Wall Pocket #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Pocket-2/
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 09:23:43 PDT
Repairing a rotted wall or floor joist http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-rotted-wall-or-floor-joist/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2011 12:25:22 PDT