Instructables: exploring - workshop - wood - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:17:25 PST BLOX v1.01 How to make a wooden wand. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wooden-wand/
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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/
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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/
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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
DIY Carving Knifes from Hacksaw Blades + Custom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Carving-Knifes-From-Hacksaw-Blades-Custom-Box/
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 06:56:26 PST
Fake Corner Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-Corner-Cabinet/
Fake Corner Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F8E3/ILCH93XO/FVBF8E3ILCH93XO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F8E3/ILCH93XO/FVBF8E3ILCH93XO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F8E3/ILCH93XO/FVBF8E3ILCH93XO.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker A fairly basic woodworking project with a rectangular case and a large top that fits into a corner of your room. You can get more details about the build including the tools and supplies used as well as a free detailed PDF plan at my website. Cutting Cabinet Shell Cut to width and length the 5 bo...
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 10:16:13 PST
wooden lock box http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-lock-box/
wooden lock box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/EGV6/GD2JK6NI/F1LEGV6GD2JK6NI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/EGV6/GD2JK6NI/F1LEGV6GD2JK6NI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/EGV6/GD2JK6NI/F1LEGV6GD2JK6NI.SMALL.jpg PCelec this tells you how to make a nice 8x8x51/2 box. this is the size of this one. the size can be modified though. same steps just cut different sizes. planing Draw a plan for what size pieces you will need if making it a different size. This one takes. 2 5/8 pieces sides. 2 5x7 pieces other sides....
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Thu, 26 Aug 2010 19:17:47 PDT
Wooden Locking Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Locking-Mechanism/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 03:31:43 PST
Finger Mallet from a Tree Branch | DIY Woodworking Tools #8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Finger-Mallet-From-a-Tree-Branch-DIY-Woodworking-T/
Finger Mallet from a Tree Branch | DIY Woodworking Tools #8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/123D/IQLIDBPU/F2P123DIQLIDBPU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/123D/IQLIDBPU/F2P123DIQLIDBPU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/123D/IQLIDBPU/F2P123DIQLIDBPU.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I've built quite a bit of mallets in the past months. A Plywood Mallet, A Hot-Glue Mallet, And my favorite: A Dead-Blow Mallet from an old transformer.What I haven't built, is a small and light duty mallet. So today, I'll show you how to make a small mallet that attaches to your finger (without a ha...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 02:54:26 PDT
Industrial Style Wall Sconces http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Style-Wall-Sconces/
Industrial Style Wall Sconces - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/D1XP/IXLADTU7/F6PD1XPIXLADTU7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/D1XP/IXLADTU7/F6PD1XPIXLADTU7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/D1XP/IXLADTU7/F6PD1XPIXLADTU7.SMALL.jpg ZH Fabrications Hey!I was recently commissioned by a local brewery(Escape Brewing) to design and produce some wall lighting for their new expansion. I decided to go with an industrial theme with some medieval styling cues.This was hands down one of my personal favorite builds as it required so many disciplines: met...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 08:46:17 PST
Wooden Cube in a Cube in a Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cube-in-a-Cube-in-a-Cube/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 12:58:04 PST
Alternating Tread Stairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Right-foot-stairs/
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Sun, 9 Jan 2011 20:06:58 PST
DIY: Domino Clock from Pallet wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Domino-Closk-From-Pallet-Wood/
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 09:19:34 PST
How to make a Stave Snare Drum! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Stave-Snare-Drum/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 06:53:30 PDT
Solid reclaimed Wood Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Solid-Reclaimed-Wood-Chair/
Solid reclaimed Wood Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/L9UF/IP9R7IME/FOAL9UFIP9R7IME.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/L9UF/IP9R7IME/FOAL9UFIP9R7IME.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/L9UF/IP9R7IME/FOAL9UFIP9R7IME.SMALL.jpg _mpo_ This chair is made out of wood deck boards and wood waste from a construction site. Dimensioning Frame All parts of the chair are always screwed and glued. Legs Armrest Armrest mounted using pocket holes. Chair before sanding Take a seat :)
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 06:51:52 PDT
Make It - Box Joint Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Box-Joint-Box/
Make It - Box Joint Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/TWGI/IWQV5HRD/F5JTWGIIWQV5HRD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/TWGI/IWQV5HRD/F5JTWGIIWQV5HRD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/TWGI/IWQV5HRD/F5JTWGIIWQV5HRD.SMALL.jpg dpmakestuff I needed a way to store my homemade Keva Planks and decided to go a little overboard since they're a gift for my kids.The box joints were made with this jig by John Heisz - http://www.ibuildit.ca/Sales/sales-9.htmlCheck out the build video if you'd like to see it come alive in 8 minutes or less... ...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 12:57:53 PST
Wooden Gear Trains http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Gear-Trains/
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 09:02:58 PST
LED Fairy Light Globes http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Fairy-Light-Globes/
LED Fairy Light Globes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/PZFT/IWQVA429/FHLPZFTIWQVA429.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/PZFT/IWQVA429/FHLPZFTIWQVA429.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/PZFT/IWQVA429/FHLPZFTIWQVA429.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar These LED fairy light globes are quite magical! This is a really cool and simple project which you can do even if you don't have many tools at all - in fact, I made two versions - one very simple for the beginner - and one that requires a little more woodworking. What You'll Need So for this proj...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 09:58:31 PST
Lotus Meditation Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Lotus-Meditation-Cube/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 06:23:21 PST
Wood Beam Fireplace Mantel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Beam-Fireplace-Mantle/
Wood Beam Fireplace Mantel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/FTRI/IWE4HHMQ/FCLFTRIIWE4HHMQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/FTRI/IWE4HHMQ/FCLFTRIIWE4HHMQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/FTRI/IWE4HHMQ/FCLFTRIIWE4HHMQ.SMALL.jpg MicahS23 Build your own wood beam mantel for just $35 of lumber. If you have some wood stains lying around that may be all you spend!Materials 2x common wood boards - 1"x10"x6' (or however long you need it) 1x common wood board - 1"x8"x8' (the extra 2' length is for the sides) wood conditioner (or a damp...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 21:05:29 PST
Plywood Sphere Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Sphere-Table/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 14:49:23 PST
DIY Center Finder Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Center-Finder-Tool/
DIY Center Finder Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/RK60/IWE4J0NP/FC8RK60IWE4J0NP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/RK60/IWE4J0NP/FC8RK60IWE4J0NP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/RK60/IWE4J0NP/FC8RK60IWE4J0NP.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this quick ible I'm gonna show you how to make a useful Center Finder tool using just scrap materials that you can find easily in your home.Thanks to this simple, yet accurate tool you will be able to quickly mark the center of your square or round workpiece, saving a lot of time. ...
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 07:22:06 PST
Wood Ring - Quick & Easy (With limited tools! NO drill press, lathe, bandsaw, or router needed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Ring-Quick-Easy-With-Limited-Tools-NO-Drill-P/
Wood Ring - Quick & Easy (With limited tools! NO drill press, lathe, bandsaw, or router needed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/XP91/IWCFDO45/FSRXP91IWCFDO45.SMALL.jpg NelsonTreehouse Looking for a quick and easy handmade gift for the holidays?! Impress friends and family with simple yet stunning wooden rings. There are hundreds of different tutorials on wooden rings, but we're going to show you how to make them with limited tools that you likely already have around your home. Th...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:17:54 PST
Hardwood Rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Hardwood-Rug/
Hardwood Rug - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/LIRQ/IVO4OV3H/FP7LIRQIVO4OV3H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/LIRQ/IVO4OV3H/FP7LIRQIVO4OV3H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/LIRQ/IVO4OV3H/FP7LIRQIVO4OV3H.SMALL.jpg ClenseYourPallet Instructables inspires me to make stuff. That is one of my very favorite parts of this site. I would have never thought to make wood sandals or a ring made out of a penny and wood. I click through the the different instructables and contest and by the end I am inspired to make something cool. It hap...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:19:16 PST
TV Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Stand-2/
TV Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/18XO/HCV91RES/FDR18XOHCV91RES.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/18XO/HCV91RES/FDR18XOHCV91RES.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/18XO/HCV91RES/FDR18XOHCV91RES.SMALL.jpg cgapay My parents had a tiny book shelf for their new TV so decided to build them a TV stand as a Christmas gift. The console took 3-4 weekends to build and cost around $200 in materials. The oak wood and light stain was chosen to match existing furniture. Dimensions: 65”w x 20”d x 27”h Cut ¾” plywoo...
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Sat, 9 Feb 2013 08:09:18 PST
From Firewood Log to Bowl (First Woodturning Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Firewood-Log-to-Bowl-First-Woodturning-Projec/
From Firewood Log to Bowl (First Woodturning Project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/0F81/IVO3PQ9M/F1U0F81IVO3PQ9M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/0F81/IVO3PQ9M/F1U0F81IVO3PQ9M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/0F81/IVO3PQ9M/F1U0F81IVO3PQ9M.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop I turned this chunk of firewood log into my first bowl on the lathe. This is my first ever woodturning project, and most certainly won’t be my last. Turning is one of the most rewarding woodworking skills I’ve learned thus far, and now every log I see seems to contain a hidden bowl. To see this proc...
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 07:49:14 PST
Dual Korg Volca Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Korg-Volca-Stand/
Dual Korg Volca Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DVQO/INQBJBTF/FIYDVQOINQBJBTF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DVQO/INQBJBTF/FIYDVQOINQBJBTF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DVQO/INQBJBTF/FIYDVQOINQBJBTF.SMALL.jpg NateDemon Do you own one or more of the Korg Volca synthesizers? Do you own the Beats, Keys, Bass, Sampler, or even the FM (shiny, shiny)!? DO YOU?! Well I bet you've run into the problem of space with all those synths and bad hand posture. Don't be a peasant, leaving your gear sprawled all about. Make a b...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 20:04:30 PDT
Impossible Nail in Wooden Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Impossible-Nail-in-Wooden-Block/
Impossible Nail in Wooden Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/22RW/IVO4WOHK/FOF22RWIVO4WOHK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/22RW/IVO4WOHK/FOF22RWIVO4WOHK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/22RW/IVO4WOHK/FOF22RWIVO4WOHK.SMALL.jpg seamster This is my take on a classic puzzling object that woodworkers have been making for years. If you've never seen the impossible nail-through-block-of-wood trick, check out Steve Ramsey's great video here.My version and approach is very different than Steve's, however. The nail is solid and has not bee...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 21:43:09 PST
Rocker Arms Clothes Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocker-Arms-Clothes-Hanger/
Rocker Arms Clothes Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/HHIY/IVCVNIG8/F0DHHIYIVCVNIG8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/HHIY/IVCVNIG8/F0DHHIYIVCVNIG8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/HHIY/IVCVNIG8/F0DHHIYIVCVNIG8.SMALL.jpg Thomas Workshop Hello everyone, in this project I wanna show you how to make Rocker Arms Clothes Hanger. I made video and step by step instruction how to make it. It is very easy and cheap project. This clothes hanger look realy cool in garage, workshop or bar. So, let's go to work :) Materials :- plywood- rocker a...
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:05:19 PST
Corner Radius Router Jig + Full Box Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Corner-Radius-Router-Jig-Full-Box-Set/
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 21:47:03 PDT
Wood Burning (Pyrography) with Soldering Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burning-Pyrography-with-Soldering-Iron/
Wood Burning (Pyrography) with Soldering Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/Z1GT/HZWJ8G27/FZZZ1GTHZWJ8G27.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/Z1GT/HZWJ8G27/FZZZ1GTHZWJ8G27.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/Z1GT/HZWJ8G27/FZZZ1GTHZWJ8G27.SMALL.jpg koko33099 First of all I would like to give a shout out to Rectifier for giving the inspiration for this Instuctable. Find Rectifier's Instructable here. I thought that I should make a small plaque for my favorite NFL team, the Minnesota Vikings. Get Your Materials For materials you need:WoodSoldering Iron...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:58:52 PDT
Homemade Bar Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Bar-Clamps/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 02:43:22 PST
engrave Tavern table http://www.instructables.com/id/Engrave-Tavern-Table/
engrave Tavern table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/Y4D3/IVA4OTFY/F78Y4D3IVA4OTFY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/Y4D3/IVA4OTFY/F78Y4D3IVA4OTFY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/Y4D3/IVA4OTFY/F78Y4D3IVA4OTFY.SMALL.jpg briciius here is my new instructable hope you will enjoy it ! The idea what's up everyone.This is my new instructables, it's a project i've made a few years ago during my holidays. since the time i've made it, i've improve my skill and that's why during this tutorial i will show you my mistakes and i wil...
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:03:21 PST
Concrete and Wood Slab Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-and-Cedar-Plank-Table/
Concrete and Wood Slab Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/4AI3/IVHQRJGJ/FMH4AI3IVHQRJGJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/4AI3/IVHQRJGJ/FMH4AI3IVHQRJGJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/4AI3/IVHQRJGJ/FMH4AI3IVHQRJGJ.SMALL.jpg mdheath First of all, this is my first instructable, so take it easy on this old hillbilly. This instructable will outline how I made two similar concrete and cedar plank tables. This build probably isn't for the person wanting to try their very first project, but you certainly don't have to be Norm Abram...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:01:11 PST
Homemade tobacco pipe (PART 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-tobacco-pipe-PART-2/
Homemade tobacco pipe (PART 2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/ZZUB/FGHSOQ7R/F1FZZUBFGHSOQ7R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/ZZUB/FGHSOQ7R/F1FZZUBFGHSOQ7R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/ZZUB/FGHSOQ7R/F1FZZUBFGHSOQ7R.SMALL.jpg SimonRuben This Instructable is based on the Instructable 'Homemade tobacco pipe'. You are going to learn to seal and polish your pipe. What you will need... You will need: - Carnaubawax - Wood stain (water based) - 1 sponge - 1 brush - some water - oneway gloves - 2 soft cloth Adding the wood stain The...
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Wed, 21 May 2008 08:00:27 PDT
Willow Twig Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Willow-Twig-Furniture/
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Sat, 9 Sep 2006 22:47:59 PDT
workbench with reclaimed tabletop http://www.instructables.com/id/workbench-with-reclaimed-tabletop/
workbench with reclaimed tabletop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/04YY/IDZSE8IV/FOF04YYIDZSE8IV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/04YY/IDZSE8IV/FOF04YYIDZSE8IV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/04YY/IDZSE8IV/FOF04YYIDZSE8IV.SMALL.jpg maluco This is a sturdy workbench with adjustable feet using a recycled table top that can be replaced later on with something else.Why make this ? It's a lot of fun to learn, experiment with some techniques and a lot cheaper than buying one.Making it from scratch means it can done to any dimension, includ...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:58:37 PDT
Pallet Couch Thomas Dambo Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Couch-Thomas-Dambo-Style/
Pallet Couch Thomas Dambo Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/8Y4G/IJIX4M40/FTC8Y4GIJIX4M40.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/8Y4G/IJIX4M40/FTC8Y4GIJIX4M40.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/8Y4G/IJIX4M40/FTC8Y4GIJIX4M40.SMALL.jpg Thomas Dambo My name is Thomas Dambo and I'm a recycle artist and designer. I make anything from furniture and interior design to massive art projects, sculptures and installations. In this "Instructables" I will show you how to make a really nice Pallet Couch. You can watch this video I've made, the steps below...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:58:32 PST
Book Press From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Press-From-Scratch/
Book Press From Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/YK1F/IUSM44U0/FMTYK1FIUSM44U0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/YK1F/IUSM44U0/FMTYK1FIUSM44U0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/YK1F/IUSM44U0/FMTYK1FIUSM44U0.SMALL.jpg bangnhipham This build was developed out of a desire for affordable college textbooks coupled with a willingness to learn a new skill and apply it to our needs. Necessity is the mother of invention, as the saying goes, so here it is - a truly affordable, highly functional book press that is both easy to build a...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 19:53:49 PDT
Make your own Embossed Business Cards using Acid Etching http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Embossed-Business-Cards-using-Acid-E/
Make your own Embossed Business Cards using Acid Etching - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/DKS4/F5Y3TKMM/FOXDKS4F5Y3TKMM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/DKS4/F5Y3TKMM/FOXDKS4F5Y3TKMM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/DKS4/F5Y3TKMM/FOXDKS4F5Y3TKMM.SMALL.jpg bofthem Etch. Press. Print. Want to learn how to emboss paper for your own business cards? Create your own pattern on the computer, and etch it into a brass plate. I've wanted to make my own embossed business cards since I was handed a really incredible one at a fancy restaurant. I tried several methods of...
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Wed, 29 Aug 2007 17:22:25 PDT
The Cornhole Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cornhole-Boards/
The Cornhole Boards - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/736R/IRXSZ6CU/FAW736RIRXSZ6CU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/736R/IRXSZ6CU/FAW736RIRXSZ6CU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/736R/IRXSZ6CU/FAW736RIRXSZ6CU.SMALL.jpg -BALES- Cornhole: An American lawn game in which players take turns throwing bags of corn (or bean bags) at a raised platform with a hole in the far end.I grew up in Iowa and I can tell you ... that was NOT what cornhole meant, but I digress .... this is a family show.Friends of mine have occasional gatheri...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:10:05 PDT
Elevated Dog Dish and Controlling Mice http://www.instructables.com/id/Elevated-Dog-Dish-and-Controlling-Mice/
Elevated Dog Dish and Controlling Mice - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/WZWY/IKRNLCWS/FKMWZWYIKRNLCWS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/WZWY/IKRNLCWS/FKMWZWYIKRNLCWS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/WZWY/IKRNLCWS/FKMWZWYIKRNLCWS.SMALL.jpg benjaminsutton I was browsing Instructables the other day and noticed a "Pest Control" contest had recently started. Fortunately for me, I just finished a project that fit perfectly. My hope is that you either find this Instructable helpful in controlling any pests or you simply enjoy the design.If you happen to k...
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 08:51:42 PST
DIY Rolling Tool Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rolling-Tool-Chest/
DIY Rolling Tool Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/SKNF/IKYGB9BL/F7XSKNFIKYGB9BL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/SKNF/IKYGB9BL/F7XSKNFIKYGB9BL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/SKNF/IKYGB9BL/F7XSKNFIKYGB9BL.SMALL.jpg tjdux I have always envied the professional grade mechanics tool chests. You know the type, usually glossy red or black, steel, fancy name branded beasts. They are great. I recently had a chance to help my Dad at the shop where the company he works for takes care of all their 18 wheelers. My Dad's diesel ...
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 20:34:02 PST
Junkyard Radio to Table Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Junkyard-Radio-to-Table-Radio/
Junkyard Radio to Table Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/YFD5/IUKEP9T6/FN0YFD5IUKEP9T6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/YFD5/IUKEP9T6/FN0YFD5IUKEP9T6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/YFD5/IUKEP9T6/FN0YFD5IUKEP9T6.SMALL.jpg amackay Every few months or so, I like to do a bit of a scouting mission of my local u-pick auto parts place to look for inspiration for the next project. I usually look for items that generally aren't very popular for anyone looking for parts for their car but may still serve some sort of useful purpose. (...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 18:33:40 PDT
DIY ATX Wood Lab Bench PSU http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ATX-Wood-Lab-Bench-PSU/
DIY ATX Wood Lab Bench PSU - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/93TF/ISCBBXRS/FNF93TFISCBBXRS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/93TF/ISCBBXRS/FNF93TFISCBBXRS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/93TF/ISCBBXRS/FNF93TFISCBBXRS.SMALL.jpg JdogAwesome So you been needin that high quality power fam? I gotchu.In this Instructable we gonna build a lab bench PSU for powering all your edgy af projects. The PSU will have 3.3V, 5V, 12V and -12V rails for all your electrical needs. On a serious note, messing with AC power and large capacitors is very dan...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:02:29 PDT