Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodwork http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:41:35 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
Rebuild a steering wheel with wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/49CB/I7MXBECH/F7Z49CBI7MXBECH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/49CB/I7MXBECH/F7Z49CBI7MXBECH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/49CB/I7MXBECH/F7Z49CBI7MXBECH.SMALL.jpg Stefano DV The goal of this project is to improve my 1996 Toyota Land Cruiser steering wheel aspect.The original steering wheel is covered by leather and painted with a specific gray paint. Unfortunately after 150.000 Km the paint start to ruin. The first idea was to replace the whole steering wheel whit an af...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:45:16 PST
Wood Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Wall/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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
Drum Sander-an eclectic mix! http://www.instructables.com/id/Drum-Sander-an-eclectic-mix/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 17:51:05 PST
How to make a stand-up desk http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-stand-up-desk/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 06:24:31 PST
Make your own step stool! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-step-stool/
Make your own step stool! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/EQU1/I4NGFA2H/FQGEQU1I4NGFA2H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/EQU1/I4NGFA2H/FQGEQU1I4NGFA2H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/EQU1/I4NGFA2H/FQGEQU1I4NGFA2H.SMALL.jpg nikola.kosutic.3 First of all, let me say hi to all of you that are viewing this instructable. This is my first of many instructables and i hope you'll find it educational and interesting.In this instructable, i'm going to show you how to make simple, yet classy step stool using basic woodwork tools and ony wood glu...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 04:48:00 PST
DIY designer plywood swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-swing/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:25:02 PST
3-Guitar Rack For Under £10.00 http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Guitar-Rack-For-Under-1000/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 05:08:08 PST
mason jar chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/mason-jar-chandelier-1/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 17:15:54 PST
kitchen table (wooden) http://www.instructables.com/id/kitchen-table-wooden/
kitchen table (wooden) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/LI43/I4IL6696/FUILI43I4IL6696.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/LI43/I4IL6696/FUILI43I4IL6696.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/LI43/I4IL6696/FUILI43I4IL6696.SMALL.jpg liam_atkins I made this kitchen table to fit 10 men, I made it with 3, 4x4 fence post and 4 reclaimed scaffolding boards To make the legs to make 1 leg will use just 1 postcut two pieces at 26 inches long on a 15 degree anglecut one piece 14 inch long on a 15 degrees angle on both ends this will be used for ...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 12:44:47 PST
Elven Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Elven-Keyboard/
Elven Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/BGKE/I4CNDA7Q/FC6BGKEI4CNDA7Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/BGKE/I4CNDA7Q/FC6BGKEI4CNDA7Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/BGKE/I4CNDA7Q/FC6BGKEI4CNDA7Q.SMALL.jpg jason.burr.946 I don't know where to start to explain this project. It seemed to grow a mind of it's own. I have spent over 6 months and I lost track of time put in after 200 man hours (that is well in the rear view mirror). The project is not completely finished but I have decided to leave it in the state it is i...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 16:38:42 PST
Laser Cut Wooden Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Wooden-Jewelry-Box/
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 00:12:16 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
Kiln Dry Lumber At Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Kiln-Dry-Lumber-At-Home/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:01:51 PST
Wooden Smart Phone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Smart-Phone-Holder/
Wooden Smart Phone Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/G444/I3VI53Y7/F6LG444I3VI53Y7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/G444/I3VI53Y7/F6LG444I3VI53Y7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/G444/I3VI53Y7/F6LG444I3VI53Y7.SMALL.jpg buildalongwithbrian This instructable outlines the making of a wooden smart phone holder that's fully adjustable, and has a magnetic base. The inspiration came from needing a way to hold my smart phone for shooting video in the workshop. This holder can be stuck to tools with steel parts and adjusted to any angle. I ha...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 20:12:36 PST
Wooden Thumb Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Thumb-Plane/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 11:48:37 PST
Headphones Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphones-Stand/
Headphones Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/4NUW/I3R6ZUYN/FC44NUWI3R6ZUYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/4NUW/I3R6ZUYN/FC44NUWI3R6ZUYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/4NUW/I3R6ZUYN/FC44NUWI3R6ZUYN.SMALL.jpg The Wood Workshop A super stylish headphone stand that I designed that is both simple to make and works really well. Its can be made with just a band saw or jigsaw and a little sanding. The cable holder is just my my favorite drawer pull as featured in my portafilter instructable. Timber Selection You can use any ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:34:46 PST
Catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/Catapult-4/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:36:25 PST
WOODEN CHRISTMAS DEER http://www.instructables.com/id/WOODEN-CHRISTMAS-DEER/
WOODEN CHRISTMAS DEER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/1GJC/I3KC9HTG/FKE1GJCI3KC9HTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/1GJC/I3KC9HTG/FKE1GJCI3KC9HTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/1GJC/I3KC9HTG/FKE1GJCI3KC9HTG.SMALL.jpg aiden nicholls Hello my name is Aiden. I'm a DIY hobbyist and this is my instructable on how to build a wooden Christmas deer! It is very easy to build and only takes a few hours to make. And the best part is, I made it out of entirely scrap wood I found around the nature reserve and the bins of the furniture d...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 12:13:28 PST
Glow table http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-table/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:52:37 PST