Instructables: exploring - workshop - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:24:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Custom Tool Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Tool-Wall/
Custom Tool Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/3MMJ/J0SEI76S/F9J3MMJJ0SEI76S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/3MMJ/J0SEI76S/F9J3MMJJ0SEI76S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/3MMJ/J0SEI76S/F9J3MMJJ0SEI76S.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins Work space organization should be a top priority for any maker. Having a very small workshop/garage that I share with my car, utilizing every surface is a must. Deciding to move the bulk of my tool storage to the wall not only freed up much needed space on my workbench, but it makes locating that on...
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:11:17 PDT
Leather Folding Techniques - werkplaatsidc http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Folding-Techniques/
Leather Folding Techniques - werkplaatsidc - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UKB3/J0MOR8K1/F94UKB3J0MOR8K1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UKB3/J0MOR8K1/F94UKB3J0MOR8K1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UKB3/J0MOR8K1/F94UKB3J0MOR8K1.SMALL.jpg celine_himschoot In this instructable we'll help you fold leather.We discoverd different techniques like grooving leather, clamping it and using a hot air gun.Go ahaed and try them out. Materials - Leather pieces- soft hammer- hot air gun- leather crafting tools- a tool to make grooves- a tool to make lines- a to...
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 06:00:10 PDT
Silence Your Laser Cutter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Silence-Your-Laser-Cutter/
Silence Your Laser Cutter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/ZWK1/J0MOSLS4/FEWZWK1J0MOSLS4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/ZWK1/J0MOSLS4/FEWZWK1J0MOSLS4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/ZWK1/J0MOSLS4/FEWZWK1J0MOSLS4.SMALL.jpg WAC_IDEAWORKS Have you bought a laser for your home or workspace but aren't a fan of all the noise? This instructable will help you regain a little peace and quiet and actually improve the laser cutter's performance! Goals of the project & game plan There are two main goals with this project: Make the laser ...
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Sat, 25 Mar 2017 21:11:40 PDT
DIY Vintage LED Lamp From Old Bike Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vintage-LED-Lamp-From-Old-Bike-Lights/
DIY Vintage LED Lamp From Old Bike Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/PGZ0/J0MOOBNY/FM3PGZ0J0MOOBNY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/PGZ0/J0MOOBNY/FM3PGZ0J0MOOBNY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/PGZ0/J0MOOBNY/FM3PGZ0J0MOOBNY.SMALL.jpg adachsoft Some time ago I found an old bicycle light in my garage. It is the original lamp of the well-known BOSCH brand. This lamp has many scratches and a few dents, but it only gives it an original style. I do not know exactly where to mount it, maybe it will light up my desk, or maybe do some lighting in...
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 06:16:07 PDT
Super Bright Tunable Led Light Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Bright-Tunable-Led-Light-Panels/
Super Bright Tunable Led Light Panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/NCBU/J0IEL853/F0KNCBUJ0IEL853.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/NCBU/J0IEL853/F0KNCBUJ0IEL853.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/NCBU/J0IEL853/F0KNCBUJ0IEL853.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar These super bright LED light panels are tunable, so they can go from about 3500 to 6000 kelvin. That means that you can create just the right color temperature you want for the specific setting and time of day. For this build I'm using MDF to create the panels and two different colored LED strips to...
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:09:47 PDT
DIY Router Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Router-Table/
DIY Router Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/Q69L/J0IEHGOY/F2AQ69LJ0IEHGOY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/Q69L/J0IEHGOY/F2AQ69LJ0IEHGOY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/Q69L/J0IEHGOY/F2AQ69LJ0IEHGOY.SMALL.jpg joshmt2012 I just bought a new Craftsman router and was wanting a router table to mount it in and decided to build my own.Some of the features I wanted were Adjustable fenceDust CollectionSwitch to control router and vacuumEase of access to router Design, Materials and Tools I modeled my design in Solidwork...
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:31:24 PDT
3D Printed Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Slingshot/
3D Printed Slingshot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/M8UH/J0IEHGN0/F55M8UHJ0IEHGN0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/M8UH/J0IEHGN0/F55M8UHJ0IEHGN0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/M8UH/J0IEHGN0/F55M8UHJ0IEHGN0.SMALL.jpg MadxBros This is a slingshot. Use it to violently defend your pillow fort or make a dent in the rabid squirrel population (of course we never condone violence, but when squirrels are involved, you gotta do what you gotta do. Okay but seriously dont shoot anything thats living or that you're gonna regret brea...
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:39:03 PDT
Sturdy Bar Counter With LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Sturdy-Bar-Counter-With-LED-Lights/
Sturdy Bar Counter With LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/39GR/J0COUHT5/F0U39GRJ0COUHT5.SMALL.jpg Darthorso Facebook: visit my new page WoodenBear! :)A friend of mine wants to buy a cool beer dispenser for his man-cave, and ask me to build a full bar counter to go with it. Since we are two little kids in the body of adults, we obviously started to project it like an indestructible fortress with lights and...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 19:48:06 PDT
Ski Pole Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Ski-Pole-Tripod/
Ski Pole Tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/3X2J/J0COT1RF/F3K3X2JJ0COT1RF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/3X2J/J0COT1RF/F3K3X2JJ0COT1RF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/3X2J/J0COT1RF/F3K3X2JJ0COT1RF.SMALL.jpg PardoByNight So some time during the winter my camera tripod broke. At the time I didn't really care that much, but on short notice I needed a tripod so I scavenged around my house and I stumbled upon my aunt's old ski poles. Immediately I had the whole thing planned out in my head and got to work. So here's how...
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Sat, 18 Mar 2017 20:25:54 PDT
Portable Electronics Station With ATX Power Supply Built In http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Electronics-Station-With-ATX-Power-Supply/
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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 23:50:02 PDT
DIY Zero Clearance Table Saw Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Zero-Clearance-Table-Saw-Insert/
DIY Zero Clearance Table Saw Insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/Y6VO/J02QKAA0/F9ZY6VOJ02QKAA0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/Y6VO/J02QKAA0/F9ZY6VOJ02QKAA0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/Y6VO/J02QKAA0/F9ZY6VOJ02QKAA0.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Making thin cuts on your table saw requires a zero clearance insert so that the stock doesn't get pulled into the table saw after cutting. Most table saws have an insert that's good for a most applications: it can accommodate the blade at full height, at any angle, and has space around the blade tha...
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 12:31:37 PST
Handy Spaced Powerboard for Work Space http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-Spaced-Powerboard-for-Work-Space/
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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 18:43:37 PST
The Amazing Bucket Stool! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Bucket-Stool/
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:30:18 PST
5 Ways to Remove a Stripped Screw http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Ways-to-Remove-a-Stripped-Screw/
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:02:17 PST
How To Make a Watch Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Watch-Stand/
How To Make a Watch Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/ZMGF/IZ6CT47D/FT2ZMGFIZ6CT47D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/ZMGF/IZ6CT47D/FT2ZMGFIZ6CT47D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/ZMGF/IZ6CT47D/FT2ZMGFIZ6CT47D.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop What is up everybody, In this tutorial I am gonna to show you how to make this simple wooden-brass watch stand that can hold up to 5 watches at a time.If you want the plans for this build comment down below and I will send the drawings. Design in solidworks Wodworking For this build you are g...
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:35:03 PST
Custom Geometric Compass http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Geometric-Compass/
Custom Geometric Compass - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/6UKL/IZ6COEG9/FP86UKLIZ6COEG9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/6UKL/IZ6COEG9/FP86UKLIZ6COEG9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/6UKL/IZ6COEG9/FP86UKLIZ6COEG9.SMALL.jpg DiyWaterDog Have you ever had the problem where the tool you were working with just did not measure up? For the first time ever, I found my tool just did not have enough reach. I needed just an extra 1/2 inch. Sure, I could go out and buy another tool with more reach, or I could Build It!In this Instructable I...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:20:35 PST
Adjustable Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Shelf/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:57:11 PST
Make a Wrist Crossbow | DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wrist-Crossbow-DIY-Tutorial/
Make a Wrist Crossbow | DIY Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/EZ8S/IZ6CK51E/FIDEZ8SIZ6CK51E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/EZ8S/IZ6CK51E/FIDEZ8SIZ6CK51E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/EZ8S/IZ6CK51E/FIDEZ8SIZ6CK51E.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop What is up everybody, In this quick instructable I will show you how I made this wrist crossbow from leftover materials I had in my shop. Hope you enjoy it. Making the frame - I had some old hinge springs laying in my shop, so I decided to use them due to their insane strength.- To secure it to ...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:46:43 PST
Homemade Tool Handle for Carbide Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Tool-Handle-for-Carbide-Cutter/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:47:42 PST
6 Workshop Machine Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Workshop-Machine-Tips/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:28:11 PST
'Free' Universal Dust Extractor Adaptor http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Universal-Dust-Extractor-Adaptor/
'Free' Universal Dust Extractor Adaptor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/XZ62/IYYT560O/FZSXZ62IYYT560O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/XZ62/IYYT560O/FZSXZ62IYYT560O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/XZ62/IYYT560O/FZSXZ62IYYT560O.SMALL.jpg Balloon007 Who would have thought that using an old piece of bike inner tube you could make a universal dust extractor adaptor.For this incredibly simple project all you will need is: 1 section of bike inner tubeStanley knife or the like preferable 1.5"(3.8)cm diameter2 fittings you would like to join1 Ruler1 ...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 21:02:58 PST
Steel Rose Workshop - Valentine's Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Rose-Workshop-Valentines-Day/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 09:40:28 PST
The Reclaimed Pallet Pens http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Reclaimed-Pallet-Pens/
The Reclaimed Pallet Pens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7WIG/IYV9F2VS/FO17WIGIYV9F2VS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7WIG/IYV9F2VS/FO17WIGIYV9F2VS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7WIG/IYV9F2VS/FO17WIGIYV9F2VS.SMALL.jpg -BALES- **If you like this project, please vote for it in the Trash To Treasure, Build A Tool, and Valentine's Day Contests!**The challenge set forth unto me ... make a pen without a lathe, which works out nicely since I don't have a lathe. I also don't have any pen kits.My immediate thought was to make a ...
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Wed, 8 Feb 2017 08:11:14 PST
DIY Welding Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Welding-Table/
DIY Welding Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/CDIV/IYOQPP4Z/FW1CDIVIYOQPP4Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/CDIV/IYOQPP4Z/FW1CDIVIYOQPP4Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/CDIV/IYOQPP4Z/FW1CDIVIYOQPP4Z.SMALL.jpg tiangster A metal table made for the purpose of welding. It was designed with spaces in between the table top for easy access of a clamp that uses the flat bars as footholds. With a sizing of 125cm (l) x 75cm (w) x 90cm (h) and four caster wheels with brakes, this table is suitable for accommodating objects o...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 08:03:02 PST
Cyclone Dust Separator on the Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyclone-Dust-Separator-on-the-Cheap/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 15:12:08 PST
Simple Organizing Cardboard Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Organizing-Cardboard-Shelf/
Simple Organizing Cardboard Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/V7EQ/IYOQDPP7/FGNV7EQIYOQDPP7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/V7EQ/IYOQDPP7/FGNV7EQIYOQDPP7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/V7EQ/IYOQDPP7/FGNV7EQIYOQDPP7.SMALL.jpg BaptisteL8 I have found a nice double corrugated cardboard box in the street and was wondering what to do with.My wife just remind me what a mess our "not so common" desk was with all my DIY things spread all around (I don't post any photos of that because I don't want internet to see it;-). As we don't have a...
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 15:18:08 PST
Magnetic Drill Bit Storage Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Drill-Bit-Storage-Case/
Magnetic Drill Bit Storage Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/USUS/IYOQ7FMG/FYJUSUSIYOQ7FMG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/USUS/IYOQ7FMG/FYJUSUSIYOQ7FMG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/USUS/IYOQ7FMG/FYJUSUSIYOQ7FMG.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 There are many ways for storing drill bits. You can store them in a scrap piece of wood, styrofoam, or even on your drill itself! I've tried a few methods, and each one has its disadvantages. A scrap piece of wood is hard to make without breaking the bits because the hole needs to be slightly bigger...
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 10:40:03 PST
How to Make a SKIBIKE | Complete Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-SKIBIKE-Complete-Tutorial/
How to Make a SKIBIKE | Complete Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/K9F5/IYNLNX5X/F4QK9F5IYNLNX5X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/K9F5/IYNLNX5X/F4QK9F5IYNLNX5X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/K9F5/IYNLNX5X/F4QK9F5IYNLNX5X.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop What is good guys, It is already winter here in Europe so it is time to make something we could play with on the snow.This video series will be divided into 4 parts. In the first part we are gonna design skibike in solidworks and test if the construction is strong enough to handle at least 5 times o...
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Thu, 2 Feb 2017 08:10:49 PST
Bookshelf with a Non-Sliding Bookend http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-With-a-Non-Sliding-Bookend/
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 19:32:53 PST
Floating Axe Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Axe-Shelf/
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 16:23:43 PST
Wooden Atlanta Falcons Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Atlanta-Falcons-Logo/
Wooden Atlanta Falcons Logo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/OPO9/IYLZPRW8/FZKOPO9IYLZPRW8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/OPO9/IYLZPRW8/FZKOPO9IYLZPRW8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/OPO9/IYLZPRW8/FZKOPO9IYLZPRW8.SMALL.jpg TheCarmichaelWorkshop The Atlanta Falcons are going to win Superbowl LI! At least I hope they do. I was born in Atlanta in 1967, two years after the Atlanta Falcons. I've watched other teams with the Superbowl all of my life. It's time for them to win one. I made this Atlanta Falcons logo out of wood using my scroll...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 13:09:21 PST
Wall Mounted Ski Boot Drill Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mounted-Ski-Boot-Drill-Holder/
Wall Mounted Ski Boot Drill Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/H1KT/IYGFPH9Q/FNRH1KTIYGFPH9Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/H1KT/IYGFPH9Q/FNRH1KTIYGFPH9Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/H1KT/IYGFPH9Q/FNRH1KTIYGFPH9Q.SMALL.jpg Superbender Every now and then there comes a time when you need to part with something. A few weeks ago I finally bought those new ski boots that I needed pretty badly. But what should I do with those fantastic plastic companions that I had bought used in a ski swap about 16 years ago? We had gone through ice a...
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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 19:19:28 PST
Brass hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Brass-Hammer/
Brass hammer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/9J7T/IYC6MSO3/FSK9J7TIYC6MSO3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/9J7T/IYC6MSO3/FSK9J7TIYC6MSO3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/9J7T/IYC6MSO3/FSK9J7TIYC6MSO3.SMALL.jpg extremeMaker Hello everybody! Today I made a brass hammer using a scrap brass piece and an old hammer handle. Materials Materials used in this project:Scrap brass: lenght 6cm (2.4 inches)Diameter: 3cm (1.2 inches)Handle:Lenght: 28cm Facing the hammerhead I faced the brass on the lathe at 400RPM, then I pol...
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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 06:06:45 PST
Pipe Clamp Bench Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Clamp-Bench-Vise/
Pipe Clamp Bench Vise - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/9L8S/IY4QLMIL/F5F9L8SIY4QLMIL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/9L8S/IY4QLMIL/F5F9L8SIY4QLMIL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/9L8S/IY4QLMIL/F5F9L8SIY4QLMIL.SMALL.jpg jonassink I wanted to add a vise to my workshop, after watching a bunch of how-tos on YouTube (specifically Jay Bates' videos), I gave it a try today.Here's the materials you'll need for this Instructable:2 1/2" Pipe Clamp sets1 1/2" cast iron pipe (I bought a 36" pipe, but you could do anything longer than 2...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:02:36 PST
How to Make a Simple Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Box-2/
How to Make a Simple Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/RYDD/IY3CURRD/FY2RYDDIY3CURRD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/RYDD/IY3CURRD/FY2RYDDIY3CURRD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/RYDD/IY3CURRD/FY2RYDDIY3CURRD.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words and process photos: David Lim Being precious with all the left over timber from furniture making, I took up the craft of pen turning, transforming offcuts into individual handmade writing instruments. When giving pens as gifts, the ‘tradition’ has been to present them with one of the many m...
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:59:10 PST
How to Make Handsaws http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Handsaws/
How to Make Handsaws - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/FGJW/IY0FZL84/FWRFGJWIY0FZL84.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/FGJW/IY0FZL84/FWRFGJWIY0FZL84.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/FGJW/IY0FZL84/FWRFGJWIY0FZL84.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words and photos: Ian WilkieA surprising number of decent old saws still circulate on the secondhand market, and usually a little bit of attention will bring them back to life. There are now also boutique sawmakers that offer a range of models to choose from, so why would anyone contemplate makin...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:47:17 PST
Cube Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Cube-Lamp-1/
Cube Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/2NN5/IY0FVTMC/FOP2NN5IY0FVTMC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/2NN5/IY0FVTMC/FOP2NN5IY0FVTMC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/2NN5/IY0FVTMC/FOP2NN5IY0FVTMC.SMALL.jpg Tjcarter852 I am a first year Design student and NC State's College of Design in the Industrial Design program. In my first studio, as a final project, we were instructed to create a light source and left with free reign of what that meant and what to do with it. I went though multiple designs and settled on wh...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:26:12 PST
The Layered Sheet Metal Snare Drum http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Layered-Sheet-Metal-Snare-Drum/
The Layered Sheet Metal Snare Drum - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/ILNJ/IXUQBIL5/F4FILNJIXUQBIL5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/ILNJ/IXUQBIL5/F4FILNJIXUQBIL5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/ILNJ/IXUQBIL5/F4FILNJIXUQBIL5.SMALL.jpg -BALES- I can't pinpoint exactly why, but I really like the look metal and rivets ... it just resonates with me. Two examples which immediately come to mind are the P-51 Mustang Figher and the Airstream trailer.The P-51 with it's flush mounted panels and rivet lines on either side.The Airstream with it's o...
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:19:44 PST
How to use a Router planer & Surfacing Jig to thickness & flatten rough sawn timber or Thick lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Router-Planer-Surfacing-Jig-to-Thickn/
How to use a Router planer & Surfacing Jig to thickness & flatten rough sawn timber or Thick lumber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/4MZF/IXQFT8JS/FQN4MZFIXQFT8JS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/4MZF/IXQFT8JS/FQN4MZFIXQFT8JS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/4MZF/IXQFT8JS/FQN4MZFIXQFT8JS.SMALL.jpg Richard Morley - BrainfizzUK Using a router as a thicknesses or surfacing machine is a VERY cost effective alternative to a large stationary machine. Not only is it probably a tool you already have, it takes up very little space compared to a planer/thicknesser. and it is not limited but the size of the machine (every tried to ...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 05:13:46 PST
The X End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-X-End-Table/
The X End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/BZYK/IXAQ4KT8/FCXBZYKIXAQ4KT8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/BZYK/IXAQ4KT8/FCXBZYKIXAQ4KT8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/BZYK/IXAQ4KT8/FCXBZYKIXAQ4KT8.SMALL.jpg mara0192 A few months ago I stumbled across the Instructable by ewyka for a “Wood Quilt Square Wall Decoration” and instantly saw the potential to turn a piece of quilted wood into a crafty looking table top. I really loved ewkya's design and decided to to base my design off of theirs with a few small modif...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 20:13:14 PST
Taj mahal: gift for lovers http://www.instructables.com/id/Taj-Mahal-Gift-for-Lovers/
Taj mahal: gift for lovers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/G5MJ/IXAPYUIC/FO5G5MJIXAPYUIC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/G5MJ/IXAPYUIC/FO5G5MJIXAPYUIC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/G5MJ/IXAPYUIC/FO5G5MJIXAPYUIC.SMALL.jpg soleil123 Long time ago , a famous love story happened in india between the king Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal , the king decided after the death of his beloved to build a huge monument in her nameas a mausoleum,the wonderful Taj Mahal.Note: this is photo of taj mahal taken by Asitjain List of materiels: 1-...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 06:42:12 PST
Wooden Cufflinks With Rustic Display Stand From Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cufflinks-With-Rustic-Display-Stand-From-Re/
Wooden Cufflinks With Rustic Display Stand From Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/VLTF/IXAPZI4S/FMYVLTFIXAPZI4S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/VLTF/IXAPZI4S/FMYVLTFIXAPZI4S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/VLTF/IXAPZI4S/FMYVLTFIXAPZI4S.SMALL.jpg andii Cufflinks make the perfect gift for the french cuff wearing men and women in your life. They are also a great project to sell on etsy (: This season I made three pairs as Christmas presents for my father, brother in law and father in law and all gifts were very well received (:In this instructable I...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 22:18:02 PST
Make An Aluminum Earphones Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Aluminum-Earphones-Holder/
Make An Aluminum Earphones Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/ZMX0/IX6G10QH/FHAZMX0IX6G10QH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/ZMX0/IX6G10QH/FHAZMX0IX6G10QH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/ZMX0/IX6G10QH/FHAZMX0IX6G10QH.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop What is up everybody, In this video i will be machining an aluminum earphones holder that organizes ear pods so you wont have to unravel them every time you pull them from a pocket. Modeling - So, to start this project we are gonna need a large aluminum rod at least 40 mm in diameter.- I use a ha...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 08:09:27 PST
The Kids' Toolbox Build Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Kids-Toolbox-Build-Kit/
The Kids' Toolbox Build Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/PXK0/IX6G0Y5P/FSAPXK0IX6G0Y5P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/PXK0/IX6G0Y5P/FSAPXK0IX6G0Y5P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/PXK0/IX6G0Y5P/FSAPXK0IX6G0Y5P.SMALL.jpg -BALES- I have a few friends with young children who, "want to help Dad fix stuff" around the house. They even have their own "tools," so it's only fitting that they should have their own toolbox. However, instead of giving them a finished toolbox, I decided to give them a toolbox kit ... which they can t...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 07:56:05 PST
Hexagonal Picture Frame Wedding Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexagonal-Picture-Frame-Wedding-Gift/
Hexagonal Picture Frame Wedding Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/MGNH/IX6FYF29/FS2MGNHIX6FYF29.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/MGNH/IX6FYF29/FS2MGNHIX6FYF29.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/MGNH/IX6FYF29/FS2MGNHIX6FYF29.SMALL.jpg KellenHillman My only sister got married in January of 2016 so I decided to make her and my brother-in-law a hardwood picture frame as a wedding gift. This 6 month project turned into a 10 month project due to balancing work, friends, and free time. This is the largest wood project I have undertaken and certainly...
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 17:25:29 PST
Hydroponic Aquarium | Indoor Hydroponic gardening http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydroponic-Aquarium-Indoor-Hydroponic-Gardening/
Hydroponic Aquarium | Indoor Hydroponic gardening - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/9D5M/IX6FLTOZ/FPV9D5MIX6FLTOZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/9D5M/IX6FLTOZ/FPV9D5MIX6FLTOZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/9D5M/IX6FLTOZ/FPV9D5MIX6FLTOZ.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Hey, how's your 2016? Amazing, right?Well, I have a great idea to end your amazing 2016. It's about how to make the 2 in 1 hydroponic. First, you grow indoor hydroponically; second, you have an aquarium too. I make this using trash and cheap parts, so the budget for make this stuff is under 5$. Okay...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 17:39:31 PST
How to Restore an Old Handsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-an-Old-Handsaw/
How to Restore an Old Handsaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/718N/IWWFZ3UL/FJI718NIWWFZ3UL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/718N/IWWFZ3UL/FJI718NIWWFZ3UL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/718N/IWWFZ3UL/FJI718NIWWFZ3UL.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop - what is up guys, In this video I will be showing how you can restore an old rusty handsaw with a bit of sanding, polishing and replacing an old broken handle with a 3d printed one. Removing handle -Ok, so lets get started. As you can see my saw was in pretty bad condition due to a long term exp...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 08:41:38 PST
The Calvin and Hobbes Snowmen http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Calvin-and-Hobbes-Snowmen/
The Calvin and Hobbes Snowmen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/DC2I/IX0PPXYA/F1IDC2IIX0PPXYA.SMALL.jpg -BALES- **If you like this project, please vote for it in the Epilog VIII and Homemade Gifts Contests!**Holiday decorations are not my thing, but if I'm going to make them ... they are going to be a bit macabre.Growing up in the 80s meant that Calvin and Hobbes were part of my Sunday comic review, as well a...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 08:02:27 PST
How to Make a Utility Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Utility-Coffee-Table/
How to Make a Utility Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XW7K/IWQVA33M/FS1XW7KIWQVA33M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XW7K/IWQVA33M/FS1XW7KIWQVA33M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XW7K/IWQVA33M/FS1XW7KIWQVA33M.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words and photos: Frank WiesnerOne of the many problems facing the furniture maker is designing. It is just as important to be able to design well as it is to make well. You can always go and learn about it, and that can be a lot of fun, but unless you are entering a competition most people just ...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 17:18:01 PST
Modular Parts Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Parts-Storage/
Modular Parts Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/99OR/IWQV9I3P/FQR99ORIWQV9I3P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/99OR/IWQV9I3P/FQR99ORIWQV9I3P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/99OR/IWQV9I3P/FQR99ORIWQV9I3P.SMALL.jpg KDLaun I'm sure there are many makers out there who, like me, have accumulated hundreds of small parts and components for use in their projects. It's great having all those parts available, but I have found that without good organization, it can be very frustrating actually finding that particular part whe...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 13:52:06 PST