Instructables: exploring - workshop - workshop http://www.instructables.com Tue, 24 Jan 2017 18:35:49 PST BLOX v1.01 Air Compressor Dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Compressor-Dryer/
Air Compressor Dryer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/CVJZ/IYAMZPP0/FASCVJZIYAMZPP0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/CVJZ/IYAMZPP0/FASCVJZIYAMZPP0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/CVJZ/IYAMZPP0/FASCVJZIYAMZPP0.SMALL.jpg ceciljohns I am a woodworker with a Husky 20 gal air compressor in my garage shop; I believe it produces more water than air sometimes. I drain my air tank before and after each use using a Husky Extended Tank Drain Valve Assembly (Store SKU #1000053233) into a plastic pan with a sponge and still after about 2...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:04:30 PST
Pipe Clamp Bench Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Clamp-Bench-Vise/
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:02:36 PST
Router Guide for leveling large slabs http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Guide-for-Leveling-Large-Slabs/
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:12:33 PST
How to Make a Simple Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Box-2/
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:59:10 PST
Miter Saw Stand Add for a Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Miter-Saw-Stand-Add-for-a-Drill-Press/
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:49:05 PST
Tape and Misc Stuff Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Tape-and-Misc-Stuff-Organizer/
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:16:52 PST
Sweeny Todd Smoker http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweeny-Todd-Smoker/
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:14:12 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/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:26:12 PST
DIY How to Fix a Flat Tire EASY! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-to-Fix-a-Flat-Tire-EASY/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:29:29 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
The Making of "Rocky" http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Making-of-Rocky/
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:51:10 PST
An Extendable Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Extendable-Workbench/
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:50:43 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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 13:52:06 PST
Shotgun and Rifle Maintanaince http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-and-Rifle-Maintanaince/
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 19:14:52 PST
Reclaimed Lath Bottle Openers http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Lath-Bottle-Openers/
Reclaimed Lath Bottle Openers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/IUW0/IWQPL3LE/F9QIUW0IWQPL3LE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/IUW0/IWQPL3LE/F9QIUW0IWQPL3LE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/IUW0/IWQPL3LE/F9QIUW0IWQPL3LE.SMALL.jpg rybakwoodworking Hi everyone!I had some lath left over from the Long board project I completed a few months ago and wanted to turn it into something I could give to my friends, family and coworkers. The long and end grain of the lath looked really cool and I thought it would make a cool handle.I purchased a bunch of...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 11:12:46 PST
How to Adjust the Blade of the Bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Adjust-the-Blade-of-the-Bandsaw/
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 05:30:08 PST
Reclaimed Pintail Lath Long Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Pintail-Lath-Long-Board/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 19:42:07 PST
How to Make a Zigzag Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Zigzag-Chair/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 17:23:42 PST
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/
How to String a Guitar (Quick Metod) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/SSNO/IWCFDDNL/FHASSNOIWCFDDNL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/SSNO/IWCFDDNL/FHASSNOIWCFDDNL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/SSNO/IWCFDDNL/FHASSNOIWCFDDNL.SMALL.jpg CrazyNachooo When beginning to play guitar we also need to know how to take care of our instrument, with the techniques and time it deserves. Like it or not, it's a task that is necessary to know for every guitar player. Changing a string on a guitar is not that complicated, you just need practice and some patie...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 20:49:12 PST
3D Printed Dust Collector http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Dust-Collector/
3D Printed Dust Collector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/3TIC/IW6PR2K4/FKB3TICIW6PR2K4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/3TIC/IW6PR2K4/FKB3TICIW6PR2K4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/3TIC/IW6PR2K4/FKB3TICIW6PR2K4.SMALL.jpg stangtime I built a very large dust collection system a while back for my shop with a large 6hp Shop Vac and two five gallon buckets. The system works well but it takes up a lot of space and makes a lot of noise. I had the collector connected to a hobby CNC and most of my projects are small; I needed a smal...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 13:11:17 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
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
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
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
Turtle Made Out of Mild Steel http://www.instructables.com/id/Turtle-Made-Out-of-Mild-Steel/
Turtle Made Out of Mild Steel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/9H63/IVO4XKO8/FQ39H63IVO4XKO8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/9H63/IVO4XKO8/FQ39H63IVO4XKO8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/9H63/IVO4XKO8/FQ39H63IVO4XKO8.SMALL.jpg millju This is a turtle I made for my girlfriend as she loves turtles. I made it out of 80mm solid round bar which was then cut in half then shaped with a grinder using a blue soft pad. I mig welded the head,flippers and tail onto it. I did this as work was slow at the time and gave me something to do and ...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:59:23 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
Build an Electric Alaskan Sawmill http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Electric-Alaskan-Sawmill/
Build an Electric Alaskan Sawmill - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/RNB3/IVO3642V/FF7RNB3IVO3642V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/RNB3/IVO3642V/FF7RNB3IVO3642V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/RNB3/IVO3642V/FF7RNB3IVO3642V.SMALL.jpg Lupton_Workshop I wanted to put together a proof of concept Alaskan sawmill and was overwhelmed with information. Once i got a design that worked i filmed how it was done, please feel free to ask any questions. A version 2 will follow soon with sturdier materials and a better explanation of each step. Building a ...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:27:03 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/
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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