Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodwork http://www.instructables.com Fri, 22 May 2015 01:35:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 A Minecraft-themed wall decoration w/ pop out parts http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Minecraft-themed-wall-decoration-w-pop-out-parts/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 10:16:23 PDT
Magnifying Glass Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnifying-Glass-Holder/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 10:32:49 PDT
DIY grill hack: Build a platform for your grill http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-grill-hack-Build-a-platform-for-your-grill/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 09:41:40 PDT
Hammer Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammer-Rack/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 08:20:48 PDT
Parts & Hardware Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Parts-hardware-Oraganizer/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 15:30:16 PDT
Marking Pen Airbrush http://www.instructables.com/id/Marking-Pen-Airbrush/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 15:26:51 PDT
DIY Stamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stamp-1/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 15:22:28 PDT
Sharpening Stone Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-Stone-Caddy/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 15:16:10 PDT
Marking Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Marking-Knife/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 15:08:33 PDT
Oak Handled Spatula http://www.instructables.com/id/Oak-Handled-Spatula/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 17:45:40 PDT
Bandsaw Circle Cutting Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Circle-Cutting-Jig/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 05:24:33 PDT
How to make a large wooden compass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-large-wooden-compass/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 11:56:30 PDT
Making Logos With Marquetry http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Logos-With-Marquetry/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 11:41:37 PDT
Controller holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Controller-holder/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 10:14:41 PDT
Suitcase for material http://www.instructables.com/id/Suitcase-for-material/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:07:24 PDT
Shopbot + Birch Ply = End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Shopbot-Birch-Ply-End-Table/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:27:59 PDT
pallet wood bedside table http://www.instructables.com/id/pallet-wood-bedside-table/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:50:32 PDT
Make your own Sanding Mop http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Sanding-Mop/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 09:11:30 PDT
Build the perfect lemonade stand with your kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-perfect-lemonade-stand-with-your-kids/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 07:28:19 PDT
How-To: Customize Your Compost Bin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Customize-Your-Compost-Bin/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:06:07 PDT
Clutter Cutter: Storage for Garage, Shop, and Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/Clutter-Cutter-Storage-for-Garage-Shop-and-Shed/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 07:27:34 PDT
PalmShot SlingShot From Recycled Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/PalmShot-SlingShot-From-Recycled-Skateboard/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:47:51 PDT
Shadow Box Display Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Box-Display-Case/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:31:47 PDT
Rebuild a steering wheel with wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuild-a-steering-whell-with-wood/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 07:37:10 PDT
Bracelet with copper plate in wood or in leather http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuff-bracelet-with-copper-plate-in-wood-or-in-leat/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:05:35 PDT
Tool Hack: Using a counter sink http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Hack-Using-a-counter-sink/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:01:15 PDT
Heirloom Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Chest/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 06:59:02 PDT
simple toilet paper holder that works http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-toilet-paper-holder-that-works/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 06:06:55 PDT
Carve a Wood Cooking Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Carve-a-Wood-Cooking-Knife/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 14:47:46 PDT
CNC Machining Project: Wild Hives Honey Display http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Machining-Project-Wild-Hives-Honey-Display/
CNC Machining Project: Wild Hives Honey Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/U1V2/I74L9V0M/FKKU1V2I74L9V0M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/U1V2/I74L9V0M/FKKU1V2I74L9V0M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/U1V2/I74L9V0M/FKKU1V2I74L9V0M.SMALL.jpg jack.hewett1 Hi, I am a student studying my Model Making degree. I am in my last year of the three year course and will soon be in the Industry. This Instructables shows my process in how I went about making this Model.For this project I had to find a client that needed a model made for them. I ended up approach...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 12:05:53 PDT
one hand bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/one-hand-bottle-opener/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 16:27:31 PDT
Squat Rack Construction http://www.instructables.com/id/Squat-Rack-Construction/
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 12:46:27 PST
Wood LED Logo Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-LED-Logo-Sign/
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 09:14:48 PST
How to build a pergola: Make it awesome from the ground up. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-pergola-Make-it-awesome-from-the-gr/
How to build a pergola: Make it awesome from the ground up. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/EC85/I6RSJ0MJ/FSWEC85I6RSJ0MJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/EC85/I6RSJ0MJ/FSWEC85I6RSJ0MJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/EC85/I6RSJ0MJ/FSWEC85I6RSJ0MJ.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife If you’ve got grand backyard landscaping ideas, then how to build a pergola—that rocks—should be on your list. This pergola is a one-of-a-kinder with a multi-use space for seating and serving. We hope you love it as much as we do.After picking the perfect location and determining a size that fits th...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:36:33 PST
How to make a pair of bellows http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-pair-of-bellows/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:07:35 PST
Recycled Pallet Bar (AT NO COST) http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Pallet-Bar-AT-NO-COST/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 08:23:23 PST
Modular Tool Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Tool-Charging-Station/
Modular Tool Charging Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/FY4X/I6HSJCDK/FCAFY4XI6HSJCDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/FY4X/I6HSJCDK/FCAFY4XI6HSJCDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/FY4X/I6HSJCDK/FCAFY4XI6HSJCDK.SMALL.jpg TabLeft Super easy modular tool charging station. It uses modular brackets that fit the battery mount of cordless tools (Mine are DeWalt but something similar can be made for other brands). The tool mounting brackets can be easily reconfigured & expanded as needed. All cords etc can be feed behind the shel...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:42:53 PST
DIY materials cart http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-materials-cart/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 06:11:06 PST
Cutting Board Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Board-Finish/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 08:07:47 PST
Big Bowl Turning: Stacked Ring Lamination http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Bowl-Turning-Stacked-Ring-Lamination/
Big Bowl Turning: Stacked Ring Lamination - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/2XYN/I6DI08B5/FEE2XYNI6DI08B5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/2XYN/I6DI08B5/FEE2XYNI6DI08B5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/2XYN/I6DI08B5/FEE2XYNI6DI08B5.SMALL.jpg ThisWoodwork Inspired by some bowls I had seen, made by Michael Mode, a little while ago I decided to jump straight in at the deep end and make this 500mm (19.5") bowl, using the surprisingly simple technique, stacked-ring lamination. I used my lathe to smooth out the layers, but they could have be power-sanded ...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:52:23 PST
Clamp Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Clamp-Rack-1/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:21:39 PST
Pizza Peel http://www.instructables.com/id/Pizza-Peel/
Pizza Peel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/RSWQ/I6AVPJOO/FZFRSWQI6AVPJOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/RSWQ/I6AVPJOO/FZFRSWQI6AVPJOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/RSWQ/I6AVPJOO/FZFRSWQI6AVPJOO.SMALL.jpg TabLeft Making a hardwood pizza peelCenter is cherry the dark strips are walnut and the rest is maple.Main area is 12.5" wide 14.5" deep with a ~12" handle
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:45:16 PST
Wood Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Wall/
Wood Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/EHTB/I63F1BQB/FJ4EHTBI63F1BQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/EHTB/I63F1BQB/FJ4EHTBI63F1BQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/EHTB/I63F1BQB/FJ4EHTBI63F1BQB.SMALL.jpg jessemckee This project was big and fun. The idea was to take a dull space in a long hallway and make it feel like it's own. The main feature is the wood wall, which can go into any setting. The basic structure of this wall can be done anywhere, not just a commercial building. I did something similar in my liv...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 17:13:01 PST
Build a triple chamber bat house http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-triple-chamber-bat-house/
Build a triple chamber bat house - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/3HB1/I5MD605T/FZN3HB1I5MD605T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/3HB1/I5MD605T/FZN3HB1I5MD605T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/3HB1/I5MD605T/FZN3HB1I5MD605T.SMALL.jpg mercurska Bat houses should be at least 60cm tall and thick enough to accommodate two or more roosting compartments/chambers, separated by thin vertical baffles. Larger bat houses provide better insulation, so they tent to be more successful that shorter/thinner designs.The chambers should be 1.9 to 2.5 cm th...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 14:36:51 PST
Media Cabinet with Shutters http://www.instructables.com/id/Media-Cabinet-with-Shutters/
Media Cabinet with Shutters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SMALL.jpg jessemckee I made this media cabinet for a client a while back and really enjoyed the process. I think the timeless, traditional design can fit in to most homes. This was a fairly complex project in some areas, but it was well worth it and if you're on this site, I think you could do it, too.Similar designs ca...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:58:46 PST
Rustic Dragon lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Dragon-lamp/
Rustic Dragon lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/I83I/I50X6YZX/FPUI83II50X6YZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/I83I/I50X6YZX/FPUI83II50X6YZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/I83I/I50X6YZX/FPUI83II50X6YZX.SMALL.jpg ivan.bagat Handmade decorative sculpture/lamp. Stand is made of oak and dragon is made of sharp cedar, other materials are copper, steel and rope. Lamp uses 3,5W LED bulb Stand is made of oak and dragon is made of sharp cedar Other materials are copper, steel and rope. Lamp uses 3,5W LED bulb
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 02:53:35 PST
Ring box with wooden hinge http://www.instructables.com/id/Ring-box-with-wooden-hinge/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:23:20 PST
Barrel of Donkey Kong http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrel-of-Donkey-Kong/
Barrel of Donkey Kong - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/FSYS/I4XP3SI2/F53FSYSI4XP3SI2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/FSYS/I4XP3SI2/F53FSYSI4XP3SI2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/FSYS/I4XP3SI2/F53FSYSI4XP3SI2.SMALL.jpg mrønde who are thowing barrel's Donkey Kong of course !!I got a silly idee with a old wiskey barrel we have in our house. (I have not been drinking all the wiskey my self :--))want to make a playable cocktailboard with the Donkey Kong game in a barrel Making of playfield I cutting out with jigsaw a sha...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 11:29:32 PST
Building a Step Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Step-Stool/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:19:03 PST
hammer restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/hammer-restoration/
hammer restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/W3ZP/I4SCMRI6/FC6W3ZPI4SCMRI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/W3ZP/I4SCMRI6/FC6W3ZPI4SCMRI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/W3ZP/I4SCMRI6/FC6W3ZPI4SCMRI6.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus The humble hammer is a cornerstone of a carpentry kit. When your trusty tool handle breaks or in need of repair you could just go to the store and buy a new one, or maybe even buy a replacement handle. But not you, you're a maker. You fix and mend, you personalize your toolkit as it's a reflection o...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:09:57 PST