Instructables: exploring - workshop - workshop http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:26:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 Difficult Hex Nut Installation Made Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Difficult-Hex-Nut-Installation-Made-Easy/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:17:52 PDT
How to a Build a Riser for Home Theater Seating http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-a-Build-a-Riser-for-Home-Theater-Seating/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:03:51 PDT
Ultimate Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Workbench/
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 10:18:09 PDT
Cast Concrete Mono Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Concrete-Mono-Speaker/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 15:19:19 PDT
The Art Of Reclaiming Oak Flooring:Upcycling Shop Workstand http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Art-of-Reclaiming-Oak-FlooringUpcycling-Shop-W/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 10:08:52 PDT
Workshop Air Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Air-Filter/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 09:51:52 PDT
#7 1/3 Iron Man Mark 42 Helmet Cardboard - DIY Abdellah - How To http://www.instructables.com/id/7-13-Iron-Man-Mark-42-Helmet-Cardboard-DIY-Abdella/
#7 1/3 Iron Man Mark 42 Helmet Cardboard - DIY Abdellah - How To - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/VFNE/IPFRHNSV/F6VVFNEIPFRHNSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/VFNE/IPFRHNSV/F6VVFNEIPFRHNSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/VFNE/IPFRHNSV/F6VVFNEIPFRHNSV.SMALL.jpg Abdel Projects Hello World !!!I share with you my New instructable About Making Iron man Mark 42 with Cardboard Hope You Like it !! there is 3 parts and the reste will be Upload soon !! Subscirbe & Like this vidéo Support us :) Fb : www.facebook.com/Abdel.DIY
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 06:41:24 PDT
Four Workholding Jigs for Handplanning http://www.instructables.com/id/Four-Workholding-Jigs-for-Handplanning/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 21:31:00 PDT
Choosing the Correct Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Choosing-the-Correct-Saw/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 08:20:27 PDT
SuperCheap Workshop Bottle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/SuperCheap-Workshop-Bottle-Holder/
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 07:58:42 PDT
Work Light / Flood Light meets Camera Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Work-Light-Flood-Light-Meets-Camera-Tripod/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 14:33:12 PDT
Cast Your Own Mini-Figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Your-Own-Mini-Figure/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 08:47:03 PDT
Flattening a Slab on my Bench with a Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Flattening-a-Slab-on-My-Bench-With-a-Router/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 17:01:31 PDT
Adjustable Support for Mitre/chop Saw Work http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Support-for-Mitrechop-Saw-Work/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 15:54:53 PDT
Router Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Table-1/
Router Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6MJN/IOMP1YG8/FVX6MJNIOMP1YG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6MJN/IOMP1YG8/FVX6MJNIOMP1YG8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6MJN/IOMP1YG8/FVX6MJNIOMP1YG8.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Make a cheap router table that is easily stored. Surface Use MDF and chalk board for the surface. Base Plate Purchase or make a router base plate. Place it on the work surface and screw wood around its perimeter. Rout out the inside of the wood perimeter. Fence Cut MDF and chalk board for...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 17:04:43 PDT
Safety Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Safety-Light-Box/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 10:32:38 PDT
How to Make a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Box/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 23:27:31 PDT
How to Handcut Dovetails http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Handcut-Dovetails/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 18:57:36 PDT
Router Circle Jig Edge Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Circle-Jig-Edge-Guide/
Router Circle Jig Edge Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/RK8U/IOIQNEZV/FH6RK8UIOIQNEZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/RK8U/IOIQNEZV/FH6RK8UIOIQNEZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/RK8U/IOIQNEZV/FH6RK8UIOIQNEZV.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Build a circle jig that doubles as an edge guide. Measure Measure up a length of 1/4 inch thick wood that will accommodate a router. Cut Edge Guide Measure and cut a piece of wood to use as a guide. Cut Cut the 1/4 inch thick wood to size. Measure and Mark Cut a second piece of wood t...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 18:48:50 PDT
Mini Miter Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Miter-Box/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 15:45:38 PDT
Pallet bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Bracelet/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 16:57:49 PDT
Building The Flat-Pack Bandsaw (AKA the Jigsaw Table) | DIY Woodworking Tools #6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-the-Flat-Pack-Bandsaw-AKA-the-Jigsaw-Tabl/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 12:46:39 PDT
Hand Washing Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Washing-Caddy/
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Fri, 13 May 2016 14:15:12 PDT
Simple Industrial Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Industrial-Pencil-Holder/
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Thu, 12 May 2016 07:18:59 PDT
Reclaimed-Wood Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Table-1/
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Wed, 11 May 2016 03:05:45 PDT
Grizzly G1035P Shaper Unboxing Woodworking Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-Grizzly-G1035P-Shaper-Router-Unboxing-/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 19:40:52 PDT
Lazy mans upcycled workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-Mans-Upcycled-Workshop/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 12:20:15 PDT
Build a Portable Rough-Sawn Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Portable-Rough-Sawn-Shed/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 06:58:08 PDT
Designosaurus - Laser Cutting Workshop for Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/Designosaurus-Laser-Cutting-Workshop-for-Makerspac/
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Fri, 6 May 2016 13:47:35 PDT
Featured Author: Kludge77 http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-Kludge77/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Q03U/INU1G1J4/F7TQ03UINU1G1J4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Q03U/INU1G1J4/F7TQ03UINU1G1J4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Q03U/INU1G1J4/F7TQ03UINU1G1J4.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins Peter Brown, better known on Instructables as Kludge77, is a woodworker and self-proclaimed “computer geek." He originally joined Instructables on a whim, posting a project and YouTube video here and there. After picking up followers and winning contests, he has become one of our regular authors....
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Fri, 6 May 2016 13:36:36 PDT
How to Make an Oak Garden Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Oak-Garden-Bench/
How to Make an Oak Garden Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/UFQV/INUV59P1/FM8UFQVINUV59P1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/UFQV/INUV59P1/FM8UFQVINUV59P1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/UFQV/INUV59P1/FM8UFQVINUV59P1.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Story and photos by David Howlett Carry out a particular operation enough times and chances are you’ll become quite good at it. More than anything else, this project is a great exercise in producing mortise and tenon joints. There are 44 of them in this bench. You may not be particularly interes...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 23:43:37 PDT
Rocket Ship, DIY Home Decor / Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocket-Ship-DIY-Home-Decor-Toy/
Rocket Ship, DIY Home Decor / Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/BD16/INUV0OPV/FC1BD16INUV0OPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/BD16/INUV0OPV/FC1BD16INUV0OPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/BD16/INUV0OPV/FC1BD16INUV0OPV.SMALL.jpg Liberty Woodworking This is a fun idea I came up with for some home decor ideas I was thinking about and thought of a simple rocket ship just to have in the room as part of the decor on a book shelf or fire place mantle. I have my youtube channel called Liberty Woodworking where I do some DIY projects all the time and ...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 16:05:23 PDT
Turn Bottles Into Usable Rope! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Bottles-Into-Usable-Rope/
Turn Bottles Into Usable Rope! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/4OEH/INQ9FRF4/F084OEHINQ9FRF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/4OEH/INQ9FRF4/F084OEHINQ9FRF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/4OEH/INQ9FRF4/F084OEHINQ9FRF4.SMALL.jpg NickKapushion Turn Bottles that you would otherwise recycle or throw away into usable cord/rope in a few easy steps. This is a great way to recycle bottles and make unique crafts out of the usable cord that make! Collect Materials You Will Need:A Wooden Surface(2x4 works great)Two Screws(Long enough to go thro...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 18:36:52 PDT
LEGO, Concrete & Epoxy Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Concrete-Epoxy-Mallet/
LEGO, Concrete & Epoxy Mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/P00I/INPCRYZU/FSUP00IINPCRYZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/P00I/INPCRYZU/FSUP00IINPCRYZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/P00I/INPCRYZU/FSUP00IINPCRYZU.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This LEGO, concrete and epoxy mallet was a lot of fun to make, and actually works really well. What's so awesome about this mallet is the weight, so it's perfect for fine chisel work and the epoxy encapsulates the concrete perfectly. You don't need any tools really to make this, it's very cheap, plu...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 09:39:39 PDT
Simple pop out router table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pop-Out-Router-Table/
Simple pop out router table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/OMPP/INM7J5PN/FBSOMPPINM7J5PN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/OMPP/INM7J5PN/FBSOMPPINM7J5PN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/OMPP/INM7J5PN/FBSOMPPINM7J5PN.SMALL.jpg akullerkann Router is right after table saw the most important tool in workshop. Plunge router offers plenty of ways to modify wood to desired shape. Same thing upside down attached to a table widens the possibilities even more. Follow me as I show you how I built my router table that can still be used as plung...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 05:07:25 PDT
The best Welding Cart in the world? http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Best-Welding-Cart-in-the-World/
The best Welding Cart in the world? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/KF8I/INM7JT5W/FEIKF8IINM7JT5W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/KF8I/INM7JT5W/FEIKF8IINM7JT5W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/KF8I/INM7JT5W/FEIKF8IINM7JT5W.SMALL.jpg throughthehaze I thought it was about time I improved my welding cart, and having been away for a while working, I was desperate to get in the workshop. So here's my dayThe cart I use for welding is a second hard steel cart I got from ebay, it's pretty sturdy, being made from 1" and 1.5" angle iron, on some good w...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:23:39 PDT
**Tutorial** Beginner's Guide to Pen Finishes . * http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Beginners-Guide-to-Pen-Finishes-/
**Tutorial** Beginner's Guide to Pen Finishes . * - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/IBWR/INI7SR25/FM1IBWRINI7SR25.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/IBWR/INI7SR25/FM1IBWRINI7SR25.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/IBWR/INI7SR25/FM1IBWRINI7SR25.SMALL.jpg Chris Martin Woodworking Basic beginners guide tutorial for using C.A. In this video I go over my methods of using C.a and layering of C.a. glue. You will see me demonstrate wet sanding, layering, and then finish with a plastics polish if needed.
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 20:08:41 PDT
Utilizing Wall Space Effectively http://www.instructables.com/id/Utilizing-Vertical-Wall-Space-Effectively/
Utilizing Wall Space Effectively - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/DKYQ/INGBF7M3/F3PDKYQINGBF7M3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/DKYQ/INGBF7M3/F3PDKYQINGBF7M3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/DKYQ/INGBF7M3/F3PDKYQINGBF7M3.SMALL.jpg IBH Most of the makers and hackers have set up a small or big place which is named workshop, lab, study, kitchen or some other name . In short every DIYer have a "Dexters Laboratory " . But no matter how big of a space it is one eventually runs out of the floor space available. But even then there is st...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:56:59 PDT
Stained Glass Cubism Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-Glass-Cubism-Panel/
Stained Glass Cubism Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/DGS6/INC09Z7R/FVMDGS6INC09Z7R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/DGS6/INC09Z7R/FVMDGS6INC09Z7R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/DGS6/INC09Z7R/FVMDGS6INC09Z7R.SMALL.jpg CeeeJ This is an instructable which helps you make a simple but pretty stained glass lead panel in a cubist style.Please remember to be careful when handling and cutting glass!You will need: Lead came (6mm)Assortment of 3mm thick coloured glasssolder (grade k)Soldering IronChemical fluxPlyersGlass cutting...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 15:28:50 PDT
How to Make a Three-Legged Wooden Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Three-Legged-Wooden-Stool/
How to Make a Three-Legged Wooden Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/AEYC/IN969WXA/F17AEYCIN969WXA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/AEYC/IN969WXA/F17AEYCIN969WXA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/AEYC/IN969WXA/F17AEYCIN969WXA.SMALL.jpg Wood Review Words and photos by John Madden My daughter has taken up the guitar, so to encourage her I thought I would make her a stool to practise on. I decided on a three-leg design built from solid jarrah that would be simple and stable. The Design When making any object for the first time it’s a good ...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 23:37:04 PDT
Wood Veneer Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Veneer-Rose/
Wood Veneer Rose - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/3561/INKJMCX4/FF43561INKJMCX4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/3561/INKJMCX4/FF43561INKJMCX4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/3561/INKJMCX4/FF43561INKJMCX4.SMALL.jpg geekbuilders This project works well as a gift for valentines, mother's day, or for a special loved one. It takes some patience, but yields a beautiful result. you can also watch a video of the rose being made along with the steps outlined here. Enjoy! Create the Form The first step in the process is to creat...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 22:21:46 PDT
Banksia Pod Bottle Stopper Turned on a Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Banksia-Pod-Bottle-Stopper-Turned-on-a-Lathe/
Banksia Pod Bottle Stopper Turned on a Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/HYOY/IN967A11/FS3HYOYIN967A11.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/HYOY/IN967A11/FS3HYOYIN967A11.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/HYOY/IN967A11/FS3HYOYIN967A11.SMALL.jpg Chris Martin Woodworking Banksia Pod Bottle Stopper turned on a wood lathe using traditional gouges , But this would be a fine time to break out the carbides.First step is to trim both ends on bandsaw , Next lock it up between centers on a lathe the tru it up. " Get it Round. " Part it in have and rechuck it to the lathe th...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 12:51:45 PDT
Serving Tray ( Challenge Build ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Serving-Tray-Challenge-Build-/
Serving Tray ( Challenge Build ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/71N0/IN7OQPMN/FXC71N0IN7OQPMN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/71N0/IN7OQPMN/FXC71N0IN7OQPMN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/71N0/IN7OQPMN/FXC71N0IN7OQPMN.SMALL.jpg Chris Martin Woodworking Here you will see me man handling a tree , Trimming to down with a chainsaw. Milling the log to workable lumber into boards using : Band saw , Jointer , Thickness planer Very short duration of air drying... My project Build is to make a primitive Amish / butler serving tray. Tools used are Tablesaw ...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 23:15:37 PDT
Easy Grip Miniature Screwdrivers http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Grip-Miniature-Screwdrivers/
Easy Grip Miniature Screwdrivers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/PMQ9/IN4QEB2F/FQHPMQ9IN4QEB2F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/PMQ9/IN4QEB2F/FQHPMQ9IN4QEB2F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/PMQ9/IN4QEB2F/FQHPMQ9IN4QEB2F.SMALL.jpg scooterdad I have a friend who has problems using small precision screwdrivers because of Arthritis in their hands, The little screwdrivers caused pain and were fiddly to use. I decided to makes something that would make it easier to grip between two fingersParts Required:2 out of circulation coins or metal d...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 16:10:00 PDT
Water Powered Flashlight - micro MEDELIS BATTERY http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Powered-Flashlight-Micro-MEDELIS-BATTERY/
Water Powered Flashlight - micro MEDELIS BATTERY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/KT4I/INAC81OK/FDHKT4IINAC81OK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/KT4I/INAC81OK/FDHKT4IINAC81OK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/KT4I/INAC81OK/FDHKT4IINAC81OK.SMALL.jpg RolandasM Just Add Water and This Tiny Emergency Flashlight Glows ...I named this MEDELIS BATTERYThis battery generates electric power out of Tap Water (drinking water, river,lake,rain or any similar liquid)...its small, powerful and super basicMEDELIS BATTERY will generates electricity until the water dries ...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 22:46:11 PDT
Razor Blade Batarang http://www.instructables.com/id/Razor-Blade-Batarang/
Razor Blade Batarang - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/8GBA/IMW96JU0/F6P8GBAIMW96JU0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/8GBA/IMW96JU0/F6P8GBAIMW96JU0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/8GBA/IMW96JU0/F6P8GBAIMW96JU0.SMALL.jpg jkimm7 This project utilizes old razor blades and turns them into miniature Batarangs! At little to no cost, this is an easy afternoon project. Things you will need You will need-Old box cutter razor blade-Dremel tool with cutting wheel and Sanding Drum-Pliers-Sharpie-Some form of a butane torch-Vegetab...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:35:43 PDT
Metal Brake Modified http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Brake-Modified/
Metal Brake Modified - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/55PS/IMRYJKW6/FEW55PSIMRYJKW6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/55PS/IMRYJKW6/FEW55PSIMRYJKW6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/55PS/IMRYJKW6/FEW55PSIMRYJKW6.SMALL.jpg kaslo No need to use c-clamps or Vise grips any more on your metal brake. Inserting material is now very easy. The Knobs You will need to make or buy two knobs with 3/8 threaded posts like these. You will also need to open coil springs as shown here. The spring Inside diameter must fit over the 3/8 thr...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 12:25:49 PDT
Drill Press Chuck Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Chuck-Replacement/
Drill Press Chuck Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/CYF2/IMTGEU61/F14CYF2IMTGEU61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/CYF2/IMTGEU61/F14CYF2IMTGEU61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/CYF2/IMTGEU61/F14CYF2IMTGEU61.SMALL.jpg djpolymath After searching the internet for information on drill press chuck replacement I didn't come up with anything thorough on presses without a morse taper. My drill press has a Jacob's taper, but no morse taper. This instructable should help with chuck replacement and older drill press engineering. R...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 17:12:31 PDT
BOTTLE AND GLASS SHELF http://www.instructables.com/id/BOTTLE-AND-GLASS-SHELF/
BOTTLE AND GLASS SHELF - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/MARW/IMRYF69U/FUNMARWIMRYF69U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/MARW/IMRYF69U/FUNMARWIMRYF69U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/MARW/IMRYF69U/FUNMARWIMRYF69U.SMALL.jpg jaswinder_cheema This up-cycle was part of a college project(Medicine Hat College) for an non government organization called Habitat for Humanity. We were supposed to up-cycle any product from Habitat for humanity restore and increase its value. We were given $20 worth of store credit and free pallet from the store....
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 07:56:32 PDT
How to Make a Smart Toy - the Smart Toy Part 1 - Build Your Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Smart-Toy-the-Smart-Toy-Part-1-Build/
How to Make a Smart Toy - the Smart Toy Part 1 - Build Your Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/EIVC/IMM911CJ/FYFEIVCIMM911CJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/EIVC/IMM911CJ/FYFEIVCIMM911CJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/EIVC/IMM911CJ/FYFEIVCIMM911CJ.SMALL.jpg WonderWomen This is an Open Source were everybody can turn there own soft plush toy into a smarter toy in just 15 minute. It is amazing to see what everybody can do and see all there creations. How To Make A Smart Toy - The Smart Toy Part 1 - Build your Toy The Smart Toy is an Open Source that people can bu...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 11:35:23 PDT