Instructables: exploring - workshop - workshop - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 10 Dec 2016 21:18:27 PST BLOX v1.01 Fun With Wood Veneer! - 4 Way Book Match http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-With-Wood-Veneer-4-Way-Book-Match/
Fun With Wood Veneer! - 4 Way Book Match - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/W8GF/IWH39738/F9QW8GFIWH39738.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/W8GF/IWH39738/F9QW8GFIWH39738.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/W8GF/IWH39738/F9QW8GFIWH39738.SMALL.jpg Charlie Kocourek The fun really kicks in when you start book matching veneer! Make your own 4-Way Book Matched panel with Walnut Burl veneer, or ANY kind of veneer for that matter. This technique is much easier than you think and you don't need a lot of fancy tools either!Materials needed: 4 consecutive sheets of ...
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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/
Build a Workbench / Table Saw Outfeed Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/IFDW/IW5JCNB8/FT1IFDWIW5JCNB8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/IFDW/IW5JCNB8/FT1IFDWIW5JCNB8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/IFDW/IW5JCNB8/FT1IFDWIW5JCNB8.SMALL.jpg AroundHome You don’t have to use a table saw for long to realize the importance of having nice outfeed support when ripping longer material. Roller stands can help some, but they can be annoying to setup for different length boards and lighter weight ones have a tendency to tip over at exactly the wrong time. ...
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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/
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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 by 50% off.So far I had cut the logs...
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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/
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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/
Taig Top Slide Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/6E5K/IV0A8X2K/F6V6E5KIV0A8X2K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/6E5K/IV0A8X2K/F6V6E5KIV0A8X2K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/6E5K/IV0A8X2K/F6V6E5KIV0A8X2K.SMALL.jpg fredlam Taig offers a top-slide which can be mounted at an angle onto the cross-slide for cutting tapers. It attaches onto the cross-slide by a set of dovetail claws which grab onto a steel dovetail rim mounted on a round island in the underside. These jaws are tightened by means of a tiny hex screw. This f...
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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
Slice of Wood Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Slice-of-Wood-Night-Light/
Slice of Wood Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/1K9A/IT7KI7YJ/FVA1K9AIT7KI7YJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/1K9A/IT7KI7YJ/FVA1K9AIT7KI7YJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/1K9A/IT7KI7YJ/FVA1K9AIT7KI7YJ.SMALL.jpg Thomas Workshop Hello everyone, in this instructable I wanna show you how to make Slice of Wood Night Light with light intensity contoller. This project is very cheap and easy to make. I made video and step by step instruction how to make it. This lamp give you soft and warm light at night.To make your own lamp you...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:01:28 PDT
Cabinet Maker's Vise Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Cabinet-Makers-Vise-Installation/
Cabinet Maker's Vise Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/CZNP/IT22TJH6/F48CZNPIT22TJH6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/CZNP/IT22TJH6/F48CZNPIT22TJH6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/CZNP/IT22TJH6/F48CZNPIT22TJH6.SMALL.jpg djpolymath How to turn cabinet maker's vice hardware into a functional bunch vice. Cut Wood I used scrap 2x6 for the vice jaws. Reinforce Reinforce under the work bench to support the vice if needed. Drill Bench Drill holes to accommodate the vice screw and guide bars. Line up the mounting bracket ...
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 06:07:55 PDT
Lightweight Portable Table-Top Artists Easel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Large-Lightweight-Portable-Table-to/
Lightweight Portable Table-Top Artists Easel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/CN44/ISCB94A6/FG0CN44ISCB94A6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/CN44/ISCB94A6/FG0CN44ISCB94A6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/CN44/ISCB94A6/FG0CN44ISCB94A6.SMALL.jpg Peterk65 …from timber offcuts and using hand tools only.As I have space limitations, I needed an easel that isn’t too bulky and heavy, is quickly and easily packed away and does not take up a lot of space when stored. I could only find hobby easels and these were mainly aimed at kids, therefore I went about ...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:59:54 PDT
Homemade Table Saw Fence Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Table-Saw-Fence-Mechanism/
Homemade Table Saw Fence Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/UKYQ/ISCAJVM0/FIFUKYQISCAJVM0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/UKYQ/ISCAJVM0/FIFUKYQISCAJVM0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/UKYQ/ISCAJVM0/FIFUKYQISCAJVM0.SMALL.jpg Elias Stratakos In this instructable you'll see: How I built an easy, quick, simple and really steady homemade table saw fence mechanism, made of MDF, OSB, Pinewood, Plywood and a pair of ball bearing drawer slides. Firstly, I cut these pieces for the fence, which are made of OSB. Because I didn’t have a ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:58:38 PDT
LED Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Headboard/
LED Headboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/1ND2/ISAUQHJJ/FEX1ND2ISAUQHJJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/1ND2/ISAUQHJJ/FEX1ND2ISAUQHJJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/1ND2/ISAUQHJJ/FEX1ND2ISAUQHJJ.SMALL.jpg eric_greaves This is part 3 of my daughter's bedroom upgrade. She loves to read at night and was using a flashlight to help give her the light she needed. I thought i could make something better for her. Here is the outcome!Part 1 and 2 can be seen on my YouTube channel. Frame Materials and Measurements The...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 05:35:01 PDT
Diy Portable mini mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Portable-Mini-Mixer/
Diy Portable mini mixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/M6CC/IRXTO6HF/FPIM6CCIRXTO6HF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/M6CC/IRXTO6HF/FPIM6CCIRXTO6HF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/M6CC/IRXTO6HF/FPIM6CCIRXTO6HF.SMALL.jpg balsuryana IntroductionMixer / Hand blender is useful item if you need to mix anything automatically without hard. This mini mixer is portable, so you can use this kitchen tools anywhere and anytime. You can use this for stir a drink, Mix a dough, mix a spice or anything!. This tools takes 2 AA Battery for ma...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:58:22 PDT
9 MORE Unusual Tool Storage Methods - Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/9-MORE-Unusual-Tool-Storage-Methods-Part-2/
9 MORE Unusual Tool Storage Methods - Part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/ZWMM/IRXTDJ0L/F4OZWMMIRXTDJ0L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/ZWMM/IRXTDJ0L/F4OZWMMIRXTDJ0L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/ZWMM/IRXTDJ0L/F4OZWMMIRXTDJ0L.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Back in February of 2016, I published an Instructable on 9 Unusual Tool Storage Methods for Your Workshop, which is now one of my most viewed Instructables, with over 100,000 views!Since I can't stand messy workshops, and got so much positive feedback in part 1, In this Instructable, I'll show part ...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 10:12:01 PDT
DIY Cardboard Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cardboard-Backpack/
DIY Cardboard Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/3ES2/IRXSYVF2/FCE3ES2IRXSYVF2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/3ES2/IRXSYVF2/FCE3ES2IRXSYVF2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/3ES2/IRXSYVF2/FCE3ES2IRXSYVF2.SMALL.jpg balsuryana IntroductionCardboard is the one of useful items, you can use it for packing something, diy, and anything. Now i will show you how to make a Backpack using Cardboard. You can use to school, to office, or any place. This cardboard backpack can lifting weights more than 2 kg.No more Introduction! Let...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 09:21:02 PDT
Jellyfish LED Accent Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Jellyfish-LED-Accent-Lamp/
Jellyfish LED Accent Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/CTXN/IRXSVL7V/FTXCTXNIRXSVL7V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/CTXN/IRXSVL7V/FTXCTXNIRXSVL7V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/CTXN/IRXSVL7V/FTXCTXNIRXSVL7V.SMALL.jpg Carl Jacobson On a recent trip to the beach, my wife and I were browsing through a local store and saw these jellyfish-inspired air plants made with sea urchin shells. Of course, I immediately started thinking about how to create a jellyfish project of my own in the woodshop.MaterialsOne piece of wood for the bod...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 17:45:48 PDT
Workshop Chair with Air Compressor from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Chair-With-Air-Compressor-From-Scrap/
Workshop Chair with Air Compressor from scrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/EU19/IRWLI6LY/FYQEU19IRWLI6LY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/EU19/IRWLI6LY/FYQEU19IRWLI6LY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/EU19/IRWLI6LY/FYQEU19IRWLI6LY.SMALL.jpg Thomas Workshop Hello everyone, in this project I wanna show you how to make Workshop Chair with Air Compressor inside. All parts to make this project I found in scrap. I made video and step by step instruction how to make it.Materials :- 2 old car's rims- 3 small wheels- steel profile- screws amd nuts- air compres...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 17:35:53 PDT
Soft Pockets Safety Glasses Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-Pockets-Safety-Glasses-Storage/
Soft Pockets Safety Glasses Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/QWY1/IRW8LOCO/FEZQWY1IRW8LOCO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/QWY1/IRW8LOCO/FEZQWY1IRW8LOCO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/QWY1/IRW8LOCO/FEZQWY1IRW8LOCO.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory In the process of getting organized for the newFIRST youth robotics season, we took on the challenge of organizing our accumulated motley collection of safety glasses. After disinfecting them, and polishing out light scratches where we could, we needed to come up with a better way to store them.Our...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 10:23:34 PDT
Safety Glasses: Removing Light Scratches http://www.instructables.com/id/Safety-Glasses-Polishing-Light-Scratches/
Safety Glasses: Removing Light Scratches - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/GHI0/IRUMPDC7/FXGGHI0IRUMPDC7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/GHI0/IRUMPDC7/FXGGHI0IRUMPDC7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/GHI0/IRUMPDC7/FXGGHI0IRUMPDC7.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory We have a robust collection of safety glasses, typically accrued from FIRST robotics events where we keep them available as spares for teams, or for guests interested in visiting the pits. Every year, after Regionals or ROBOTICON, our Tampa FIRST Showcase event, we find more orphaned safety glasses...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 06:51:33 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
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
Top 10 Vise Hacks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-10-Vise-Hacks/
Top 10 Vise Hacks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/J8BE/IRPPMVMB/FOZJ8BEIRPPMVMB.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Get the most out of your Bench-Vise!After building three vises, I think I came up with enough tips, tricks, improvements, unusual uses, and hacks to stop you from getting screwed while DIY'ing (pun not intended!).In this Instructable I will show:How to make an improvised Drill-Press with a viseHow t...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 02:43:16 PDT
$1 Drill Press Fence!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Drill-Press-Fence/
$1 Drill Press Fence!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/ADD7/IRDUP8EB/FG5ADD7IRDUP8EB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/ADD7/IRDUP8EB/FG5ADD7IRDUP8EB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/ADD7/IRDUP8EB/FG5ADD7IRDUP8EB.SMALL.jpg Proud Daddy If you've ever tried to do any kind of straight line cutting, drilling, or routing in the shop, you know the benefits of using a fence. I needed one today, but didn't have one on hand. I looked it up, and a fence for your drill press will run you anywhere from $30 - $80. Well, a) I couldn't wait for...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 12:57:17 PDT
Blacksmithing a Railroad Spike Adze / Garden Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Blacksmithing-a-Railroad-Spike-Adze-Garden-Tool/
Blacksmithing a Railroad Spike Adze / Garden Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/295L/IRC6UGEJ/F4Q295LIRC6UGEJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/295L/IRC6UGEJ/F4Q295LIRC6UGEJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/295L/IRC6UGEJ/F4Q295LIRC6UGEJ.SMALL.jpg CJStephens In this instructable I'm going to show you how to blacksmith a hand adze / garden tool from a rail road spike! After a long year of not publishing anything I've finally gotten around to writing one. I originally made this for carving wooden bowls and I started selling them at craft shows. And I ende...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 13:54:19 PDT
Setting Up the Perfect Electronics Workplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-Up-the-Perfect-Electronics-Workplace/
Setting Up the Perfect Electronics Workplace - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/0XVJ/IC1RUDLQ/FPC0XVJIC1RUDLQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/0XVJ/IC1RUDLQ/FPC0XVJIC1RUDLQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/0XVJ/IC1RUDLQ/FPC0XVJIC1RUDLQ.SMALL.jpg bjkayani DIY is in my blood and for about 6 years now i have been doing such work. I have a keen interest in electronics work, prototyping, reusing and building. Working is only fun and calming if you have a good workplace with all you will need at arms length. My workplace is build by myself, improved over ...
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