Instructables: exploring - workshop - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:49:39 PST BLOX v1.01 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/
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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- **If you like this project, please vote for it in the Epilog VIII and Make Noise Contests!**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 ...
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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/
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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- **If you like this project, please vote for it in the Remix Contest!**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 finis...
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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/
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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/
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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
Reclaimed Pintail Lath Long Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Pintail-Lath-Long-Board/
Reclaimed Pintail Lath Long Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/ZFBV/IWMQTD60/F7FZFBVIWMQTD60.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/ZFBV/IWMQTD60/F7FZFBVIWMQTD60.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/ZFBV/IWMQTD60/F7FZFBVIWMQTD60.SMALL.jpg rybakwoodworking Row homes built in Baltimore City in the early 1900's utilized lath (thin, narrow strips of straight-grained wood) and plaster to cover the walls and ceilings inside the homes.Most new row home owners choose to pull down the plaster and lath in order to expose the beautiful brick that lay behind i...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 19:42:07 PST
Fun With Wood Veneer! - 4 Way Book Match http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-With-Wood-Veneer-4-Way-Book-Match/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:53:42 PST
How to String a Guitar (Quick Metod) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-String-a-Guitar-Quick-Metod/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 20:49:12 PST
Table Saw Splitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Splitter/
Table Saw Splitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/0JZ5/IW6POB1Y/FVY0JZ5IW6POB1Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/0JZ5/IW6POB1Y/FVY0JZ5IW6POB1Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/0JZ5/IW6POB1Y/FVY0JZ5IW6POB1Y.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Make a splitter for your table saw if it does not have one or you are dissatisfied with your current unit. This is an essential safety mechanism. My saw came without one and I soon learned the hard way, (wood shooting like a bullet across the room) of its necessity. A riving knife serves the same pu...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 09:45:44 PST
Table Saw Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Insert/
Table Saw Insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/DBAM/IW6POF5G/F7WDBAMIW6POF5G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/DBAM/IW6POF5G/F7WDBAMIW6POF5G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/DBAM/IW6POF5G/F7WDBAMIW6POF5G.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Make a zero clearance table saw insert that is both accurate and cheap. Stock Start with a flat piece of hardwood. I chose maple. Width Cut the stock to the exact width of the insert opening. Compass Use a compass to find the arc of the insert opening and trace it onto the wood. Sand ...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 10:03:24 PST
World's Most Expensive Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Most-Expensive-Shelves/
World's Most Expensive Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/818H/IW6POFE5/FCP818HIW6POFE5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/818H/IW6POFE5/FCP818HIW6POFE5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/818H/IW6POFE5/FCP818HIW6POFE5.SMALL.jpg jdmorse About eight years ago I had to move my shop from where it had been for about 35 years. There had been a fire in the building and we had to relocate in order for the remediation work to be completed. Fortunately, a space had opened up across the alley, 150 feet west!During the process of dismantling ...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 10:05:05 PST
Make a Wooden Toy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wooden-Toy-Car/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 09:20:52 PST
Basic Crosscut Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Crosscut-Sled/
Basic Crosscut Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/Y0LP/IW6PEY10/F8PY0LPIW6PEY10.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/Y0LP/IW6PEY10/F8PY0LPIW6PEY10.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/Y0LP/IW6PEY10/F8PY0LPIW6PEY10.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Build a simple cross cut sled for your table saw. MDF Cut 1/2" MDF to the length and width of your preference. Miter Bars Rip miter bars to the exact width and height of the miter slots. Fasten Place the miter bars in the miter slots and align the MDF over the top. Spot glue in place, fli...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 17:17:54 PST
Build a Workbench / Table Saw Outfeed Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Workbench-Table-Saw-Outfeed-Table/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:25:11 PST
Thin Rip Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Thin-Rip-Jig/
Thin Rip Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/BJ4D/IVO4WVEC/FJOBJ4DIVO4WVEC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/BJ4D/IVO4WVEC/FJOBJ4DIVO4WVEC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/BJ4D/IVO4WVEC/FJOBJ4DIVO4WVEC.SMALL.jpg djpolymath This thin-rip jig is used to make thin strips on the table saw accurately. It avoids the safety issue associated with ripping stock while the blade is close to the fence. Building Blocks Cut two thin pieces of stock. Router the base piece to create a track for the smaller piece. Shape Drill ...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 07:02:40 PST
Build and manage your tiny multipurpose workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-and-Manage-Your-Tiny-Multipurpose-Workshop/
Build and manage your tiny multipurpose workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/XI58/IVO6MIRQ/FBJXI58IVO6MIRQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/XI58/IVO6MIRQ/FBJXI58IVO6MIRQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/XI58/IVO6MIRQ/FBJXI58IVO6MIRQ.SMALL.jpg iGreeny Living in apartment sucks, but you still can make stuff if you really want to. I always have a million projects in different forms on hands, it is necessary to have my own multipurpose workshop.I built this tiny workshop the frist second I moved in in this July, and keep optimizing on the go.It's ma...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 17:49:34 PST
How to Polish Stainless Steel Watch | Basics of Polishing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Polish-Stainless-Steel-Watch-Basics-of-Poli/
How to Polish Stainless Steel Watch | Basics of Polishing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/AT6X/IVO4CAP2/FLKAT6XIVO4CAP2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/AT6X/IVO4CAP2/FLKAT6XIVO4CAP2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/AT6X/IVO4CAP2/FLKAT6XIVO4CAP2.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop What is up everybody, in this video I will be showing you how to polish an old scratched stainless steel watch using an electric polish machine.- In the beginning I will also explain the basic concept of polishing different types of metals.-Enjoy the instructable Equipment for polishing -Let's fi...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 08:30:58 PST
How to Make Parquetry Wood Brooches http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Parquetry-Wood-Brooches/
How to Make Parquetry Wood Brooches - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/MK5U/IVHQML92/FLMMK5UIVHQML92.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/MK5U/IVHQML92/FLMMK5UIVHQML92.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/MK5U/IVHQML92/FLMMK5UIVHQML92.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words and photos: Andrew PotocnikWatching my partner cut fabric into lots of small pieces ready to be stitched together to form larger ‘blocks’ that would later be combined to form a quilt, I realised that quilters are merely woodworkers in disguise, creating patterns with fabric rather than wood...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 15:42:11 PST
MK: DIY Anti zombie hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Zombie-Hammer/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 18:10:47 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
Bandsaw Jig to Cut Log Slices - Laser Engraved Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Jig-to-Cut-Log-Slices-Laser-Engraved-Logo/
Bandsaw Jig to Cut Log Slices - Laser Engraved Logo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/HM19/IVA4LIDU/FQHHM19IVA4LIDU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/HM19/IVA4LIDU/FQHHM19IVA4LIDU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/HM19/IVA4LIDU/FQHHM19IVA4LIDU.SMALL.jpg Humus Workshop A friend asked me these log slices to use as Christmas ornaments and I took the opportunity to release the laser to engrave my logo. By the way, if you like this laser machine, I've share a link on the video description and at the end of this post to get a coupon 50% off.So far I had cut the logs by...
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 01:26:06 PST
Table Saw Router Extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Router-Extension/
Table Saw Router Extension - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/9U4R/IVA4I1DA/F0A9U4RIVA4I1DA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/9U4R/IVA4I1DA/F0A9U4RIVA4I1DA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/9U4R/IVA4I1DA/F0A9U4RIVA4I1DA.SMALL.jpg djpolymath I decided to modify my router table to act as a table saw extension. The instructable for the router table can be seen at the following link. http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Table-1/ Size Measure the width of the table saw and resize the router table to match. The width of steel plates...
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 06:42:54 PST
Table Saw Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Saw-Restoration/
Table Saw Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/ZI6K/IV0AP4TK/FNPZI6KIV0AP4TK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/ZI6K/IV0AP4TK/FNPZI6KIV0AP4TK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/ZI6K/IV0AP4TK/FNPZI6KIV0AP4TK.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Quick restoration project I thought I'd share. Disassemble Disassemble the saw and take good photos of all the parts to help with reassembly. Organize Keep all the hardware organized for easy cleaning and reassembly. Rust Removal I used a store purchased rust remover called "Metal Rescue"...
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 16:56:23 PDT
Bike Repair Stand Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Repair-Stand-Restoration/
Bike Repair Stand Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/AIT3/IV0AKVA9/F8MAIT3IV0AKVA9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/AIT3/IV0AKVA9/F8MAIT3IV0AKVA9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/AIT3/IV0AKVA9/F8MAIT3IV0AKVA9.SMALL.jpg djpolymath How to restore a bike repair stand. Old Stand I picked up this professional bike repair stand for $10 on craigslist. All it needed was a spit shine. Rust Removal I wanted to experiment with phosphoric acid as a rust remover. I brushed it over the rust on the base of the stand and let it sit fo...
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 16:42:45 PDT
Taig Top Slide Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Taig-Top-Slide-Modification/
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Wed, 2 Nov 2016 15:55:36 PDT
Christmas Ornament, Inside Out Turning http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Ornament-Inside-Out-Turning/
Christmas Ornament, Inside Out Turning - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VXEE/IUSLZAET/FD9VXEEIUSLZAET.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VXEE/IUSLZAET/FD9VXEEIUSLZAET.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VXEE/IUSLZAET/FD9VXEEIUSLZAET.SMALL.jpg Big Nick 1967 As the silly season is almost upon us , I thought it wood be a go idea to try my hand at turning an ornament on the lathe .Starting by ripping down some scrap pine to 4 lengths by 25 mm x 25mm. They were held together with hot glue and the inside was turn . Next the 4 blanks where pull apart and g...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 06:16:36 PDT
Turning & Carving a Burl Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-Carving-a-Burl-Bowl/
Turning & Carving a Burl Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7CM4/IUOI97CZ/FIT7CM4IUOI97CZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7CM4/IUOI97CZ/FIT7CM4IUOI97CZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7CM4/IUOI97CZ/FIT7CM4IUOI97CZ.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words: Neil Turner Photos: Suellen TurnerLiving in Western Australia I’ve been lucky to have ready access to some amazing burl timbers. The injuries or insect infestations that can cause the round knobbly growths you sometimes see on trees are good luck for woodturners because of the amazingly f...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:15:31 PDT
How to Make a Japanese Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Japanese-Puzzle/
How to Make a Japanese Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/PVMT/IUOI9EWM/FX5PVMTIUOI9EWM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/PVMT/IUOI9EWM/FX5PVMTIUOI9EWM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/PVMT/IUOI9EWM/FX5PVMTIUOI9EWM.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words, photos and diagrams: Iain Green This little puzzle is a training exercise from Shukokai, the traditional Japanese woodworking group that I joined in Tokyo a couple of years ago. It is a great way to build skills in using planes, saws and chisels to prepare stock accurately to size and to c...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:54:55 PDT
How to make a table saw - Making the Fence http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Table-Saw-Making-the-Fence/
How to make a table saw - Making the Fence - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/CACY/IUOI481D/FAMCACYIUOI481D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/CACY/IUOI481D/FAMCACYIUOI481D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/CACY/IUOI481D/FAMCACYIUOI481D.SMALL.jpg VMH0307 Hello Everybody!I would like to continue the series How to make a table saws with Make a Fence for Table saw.Previous article related to making the table saw, you can see at the following link:How to make a table saw - Part 1How to make a table saw - Part 2I would like to share the video describes t...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:34:58 PDT
Make an Aluminum | Brass PEN http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Aluminum-Brass-PEN/
Make an Aluminum | Brass PEN - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/BCFY/IUKEZWKS/FJLBCFYIUKEZWKS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/BCFY/IUKEZWKS/FJLBCFYIUKEZWKS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/BCFY/IUKEZWKS/FJLBCFYIUKEZWKS.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop -what is up everybody, In this tutorial I am gonna show you how to build a nice looking aluminum and brass pen on a lathe that is a perfect gift for anyone. Idea and modeling - I have always wanted to have a pen that is something special, something that no one have in their pocket.. But main prob...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:19:21 PDT
Rotating Power Tool Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Power-Tool-Base/
Rotating Power Tool Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/BOR4/IUKETUTW/FN1BOR4IUKETUTW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/BOR4/IUKETUTW/FN1BOR4IUKETUTW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/BOR4/IUKETUTW/FN1BOR4IUKETUTW.SMALL.jpg RangerJ It recently occurred to me that a good portion of my not-too-large workshop is dedicated to the bases on which my bench tools are mounted. Besides holding the tools, they aren't much value, so I decided that it would be a good idea to try to use one base for more than one tool. My idea... After s...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 13:59:07 PDT
Shipping Pallet Nightstand with Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Shipping-Pallet-Nightstand-With-Charging-Station/
Shipping Pallet Nightstand with Charging Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/8MW6/IUG0ODEQ/FC68MW6IUG0ODEQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/8MW6/IUG0ODEQ/FC68MW6IUG0ODEQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/8MW6/IUG0ODEQ/FC68MW6IUG0ODEQ.SMALL.jpg victorginsburg We are four 11th graders at the Workshop School in West Philadelphia. We created a nightstand out of a shipping pallet for a school project. It has a power strip attached so that you can charge your phone or plug a lamp directly into the nightstand. Our school is project-based with an emphasis on bu...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 03:55:19 PDT
The Solar Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Solar-Shed/
The Solar Shed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/HTUV/ITSNC9KI/FSVHTUVITSNC9KI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/HTUV/ITSNC9KI/FSVHTUVITSNC9KI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/HTUV/ITSNC9KI/FSVHTUVITSNC9KI.SMALL.jpg chris_maker In this Instructable, I will walk you through how I powered my 7x4 metal apex shed up using a 245 watt solar panel and some basic knowledge about electricity.As my shed is a fair way up the garden, it was going to be a challenge running cabling from the house up to the shed so, after doing some rese...
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 07:13:06 PDT
Five Cardboard Hacks - Woodworking & Plastic Bag Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Five-Cardboard-Hacks-Woodworking-Plastic-Bag-Stora/
Five Cardboard Hacks - Woodworking & Plastic Bag Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2P46/ISCBGEQY/FFG2P46ISCBGEQY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2P46/ISCBGEQY/FFG2P46ISCBGEQY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2P46/ISCBGEQY/FFG2P46ISCBGEQY.SMALL.jpg WelchWoodWorks I use cardboard in my wood shop to protect my work surfaces; to collect plastic or wood shavings from the lathe; to produce a test runs on my laser engraver. These hacks saves me both time and money. Most of my cardboard is source via dinner purchases from my favorite pizza store, however, at Chri...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 08:41:41 PDT
DIY Cardboard Stuff Organization http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cardboard-Stuff-Organization/
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:40:13 PDT
Easy Collapsible Worktable http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Collapsible-Worktable/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:20:31 PDT
Mitre Saw Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Mitre-Saw-Station/
Mitre Saw Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/BL17/ITMXGWBD/FY7BL17ITMXGWBD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/BL17/ITMXGWBD/FY7BL17ITMXGWBD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/BL17/ITMXGWBD/FY7BL17ITMXGWBD.SMALL.jpg dwaynerbear I am not a wood worker. I am a keen YouTube viewer and avid watcher of those that can DO. With enthusiasm and determination I was adamant that I could do what i had watched others do online. Only difference was, I had no experience, limited tools and a tight budget. Here is what i did and how I ...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:27:21 PDT
MDF Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/MDF-Workbench/
MDF Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/RMZ5/ITAO1LX3/FE4RMZ5ITAO1LX3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/RMZ5/ITAO1LX3/FE4RMZ5ITAO1LX3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/RMZ5/ITAO1LX3/FE4RMZ5ITAO1LX3.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Build a workbench for a hobby room or workshop. MDF Cut 2ft width pieces of MDF. Top Frame Build a frame for the tabletop. Shelf Frame Build a second frame to support a lower shelf. Legs Attach legs to the top frame. The legs in the back extend higher for storage. Support Shelf Attac...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 06:42:22 PDT