Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodwork http://www.instructables.com Fri, 2 Dec 2016 23:08:50 PST BLOX v1.01 How to make a Toothpaste Squeezer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Toothpaste-Squeezer/
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 10:08:18 PST
Make It - Moxon Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Moxon-Vise/
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 10:44:52 PST
Recycled Wood Tool Tote http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Wood-Tool-Tote/
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 03:48:14 PST
My favorite sanding block http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Favorite-Sanding-Block/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 04:35:59 PST
How to Make Parquetry Wood Brooches http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Parquetry-Wood-Brooches/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 15:42:11 PST
How to Make Jules' Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Jules-Box/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 16:57:11 PST
Game Board, Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Board-Picture-Frame/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 20:34:59 PST
Wall-Clock From Pallet Boards - VIDEO!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Clock-From-Pallet-Boards-VIDEO/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 15:06:12 PDT
Make It - Gold / Glass Vial Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Gold-Glass-Vial-Holder/
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Wed, 2 Nov 2016 12:05:22 PDT
Soldering Iron Wooden Drawing http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-Iron-Wooden-Drawing/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 09:46:21 PDT
Christmas Ornament, Inside Out Turning http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Ornament-Inside-Out-Turning/
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 06:16:36 PDT
How to Make a Japanese Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Japanese-Puzzle/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:54:55 PDT
Turning & Carving a Burl Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-Carving-a-Burl-Bowl/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:15:31 PDT
Intarsia Jack Russel - Makers Care 2016 http://www.instructables.com/id/Intarsia-Jack-Russel-Makers-Care-2016/
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 18:02:21 PDT
How to Make a Pen With Coloured Pencils http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Pen-With-Coloured-Pencils/
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:13:31 PDT
Pedal Powered Table Saw Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/Pedal-Powered-Table-Saw-Experiment/
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:11:54 PDT
Soapbox Racer http://www.instructables.com/id/Soapbox-Racer/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:25:34 PDT
Ball Pein Hammer Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-Pein-Hammer-Restoration/
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 06:13:25 PDT
Storage Container Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Container-Holders/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 01:10:42 PDT
Simple Pallet Wood Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pallet-Wood-Box/
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 06:09:00 PDT
100% Pallet wood stool http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Pallet-Wood-Stool/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 09:21:19 PDT
Make a resin and LED lamp with handtools http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Resin-and-LED-Lamp-With-Handtools/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 06:31:31 PDT
Make It - Headphone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Headphone-Stand/
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:46:58 PDT
How to Make a Wave Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wave-Table/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:42:08 PDT
Wooden Wall Mounted World Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Wall-Mounted-World-Map/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:04:37 PDT
Electronics Components Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronics-Components-Storage-1/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:45:14 PDT
Padded Leather Balance Beam for the Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Padded-Leather-Balance-Beam-for-the-Kids/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 07:08:38 PDT
Dog Bed With Toy Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Bed-With-Toy-Box/
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 12:27:06 PDT
Plywood Herringbone Rambone Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Herringbone-Rambone-Slingshot/
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 11:41:42 PDT
Buying and Maintaining a 20 year old bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Maintaining-a-20-Year-Old-Bandsaw/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 06:31:47 PDT
Futuristic Sanding Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Futuristic-Sanding-Board/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 09:06:19 PDT
How to Make a Folding-ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Folding-ladder/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 19:10:15 PDT
Cathouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Cathouse/
Cathouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/L4J0/ISCBY8RY/FNOL4J0ISCBY8RY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/L4J0/ISCBY8RY/FNOL4J0ISCBY8RY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/L4J0/ISCBY8RY/FNOL4J0ISCBY8RY.SMALL.jpg OlegA11 I had two old shoe racks which did not suits to renewed corridor and I decided to build a cathouse. See what happend :) And of course i couldn't do it without help of the new owner - Alice :) The main room Some furniture corners, screws, piece of carpet and the main room is completed. Pillars ...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 07:38:40 PDT
"Turning" a Dowel On The Bandsaw For Mortise And Tenon Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Dowel-on-the-Bandsaw/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 12:25:09 PDT
Plywood Hot Wire Foam Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Hot-Wire-Foam-Cutter/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:11:02 PDT
Making a simple form for 3-D wood bending http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Simple-Form-for-3-D-Wood-Bending/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:29:08 PDT
Bending Wood Using a 3-D Form http://www.instructables.com/id/Bending-Wood-Using-a-3-D-Form/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:55:07 PDT
Workbench Combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-Combo/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:57:58 PDT
Carved Snake Cedar Walking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Carved-Snake-Cedar-Walking-Stick/
Carved Snake Cedar Walking Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/PXNS/IRXU0SHI/F5XPXNSIRXU0SHI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/PXNS/IRXU0SHI/F5XPXNSIRXU0SHI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/PXNS/IRXU0SHI/F5XPXNSIRXU0SHI.SMALL.jpg tcwoodshop This is my first instructable so bare with me guys! In this instructable I will show/describe how I made a copperhead walking stick out of a single piece of western cedar. I will also provide the tools I used to make it. The cost will depend on what you already have at your disposal (i.e. wood/tools...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:02:44 PDT
How to Build a Play House for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Play-House-for-Kids/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:28:37 PDT
Entertainment Center from Ammo Crates http://www.instructables.com/id/Entertainment-Center-From-Ammo-Crates/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 08:42:53 PDT
Wood Polish/oil From Household Items http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Polishoil-From-Household-Items/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 02:36:21 PDT
SmartJointer: fully automatic SmartMini-based box jointer http://www.instructables.com/id/SmartJointer-Full-Automatic-SmartMini-based-Box-Jo/
SmartJointer: fully automatic SmartMini-based box jointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/NDJO/IRU9QYF3/F05NDJOIRU9QYF3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/NDJO/IRU9QYF3/F05NDJOIRU9QYF3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/NDJO/IRU9QYF3/F05NDJOIRU9QYF3.SMALL.jpg trusley_mike This is part two of two parts about SmartJointer - an easy-to-assemble CNC box ("finger") jointer controlled by SmartMini.Please click here for part one.This Instructable converts SmartJointer for fully automatic operation.SmartJointer is a an easy-to-assemble CNC box ("finger") jointer controlled b...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 02:48:37 PDT
How to make an Outback Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Outback-Box/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 21:05:50 PDT
How to Create a Shop Made Dowelling Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Shop-Made-Dowelling-Table/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 19:41:38 PDT
Little Wooden Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Wooden-Box-1/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 12:45:25 PDT
SmartJointer: SmartMini/Arduino controlled box jointer http://www.instructables.com/id/SmartJointer-SmartMiniArduino-Controlled-Box-Joint/
SmartJointer: SmartMini/Arduino controlled box jointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/T7AC/IRU9QYCW/FUST7ACIRU9QYCW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/T7AC/IRU9QYCW/FUST7ACIRU9QYCW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/T7AC/IRU9QYCW/FUST7ACIRU9QYCW.SMALL.jpg trusley_mike This is part one of two parts about SmartJointer - an easy-to-assemble CNC box ("finger") jointer controlled by SmartMini.Please click here for part two.No PC or mains power supply is required to operate SmartJointer in the workshop.The jointer is built from 9mm plywood and softwood plus mechanical ...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 06:24:49 PDT
Weathered Magnetic Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Weathered-Magnetic-Bottle-Opener/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 09:58:53 PDT
Make It - Drill Press Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Drill-Press-Table/
Make It - Drill Press Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/QGH3/IRLQH1FS/FQNQGH3IRLQH1FS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/QGH3/IRLQH1FS/FQNQGH3IRLQH1FS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/QGH3/IRLQH1FS/FQNQGH3IRLQH1FS.SMALL.jpg dpmakestuff The drill press is one of the most valuable tools you can have in your shop; They're also a tremendous waste of space! I combat that a little bit in this video by building an integrated storage unit / table for my drill press.Plans are available on my website store. Assemble the Carcass Start by...
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 09:09:51 PDT
Make a Rustic Pallet Wood Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Bench/
Make a Rustic Pallet Wood Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/BM75/IRKFMQSX/FIBBM75IRKFMQSX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/BM75/IRKFMQSX/FIBBM75IRKFMQSX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/BM75/IRKFMQSX/FIBBM75IRKFMQSX.SMALL.jpg ShaunM11 I recently got my very first circular saw, and decided to make a project with it. Being that it's Summer, I decided to make a garden bench out of pallets. This instructable will go through just how I did that! The Pallet The pallet I chose to use was this red one, as I thought that it would look ...
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 16:09:12 PDT