Instructables: exploring - workshop - workshop http://www.instructables.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:24:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Replaceable sandpapers for Sanding blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Replaceable-sandpapers-for-Sanding-blocks/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:15:07 PDT
The 1lb Boxed Screw Storage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-1lb-Boxed-Screw-Storage-Rack/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:52:38 PDT
Simple Wind Turbine Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Wind-Turbine-Stand/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:44:53 PDT
My Outdoor Workshop (Minha Oficina) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Outdoor-Workshop-Minha-Oficina/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 11:58:21 PDT
A Chair for the Great Outdoors http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Chair-for-the-Great-Outdoors/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 08:41:13 PDT
Dirty Caliper Battery Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirty-Caliper-Battery-Hack/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 06:52:56 PDT
Easy woodpallet flowerpot holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-woodpallet-flowerpot-holder/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 02:45:23 PDT
Itty Bitty Mini Forge http://www.instructables.com/id/Itty-Bitty-Mini-Forge/
Itty Bitty Mini Forge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/9609/HX42R982/F2A9609HX42R982.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/9609/HX42R982/F2A9609HX42R982.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/9609/HX42R982/F2A9609HX42R982.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory Long time fans of blacksmithing, we delighted in having the Florida Artist Blacksmiths Association demo at our recent Gulf Coast MakerCon event in March. We were equally delighted to find a way to bring a little bit of the blacksmith arts into our suburban garage, when we came across this great vid...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 12:54:02 PDT
Magnetic chuck wrench Holder (Drill Press) http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-chuck-wrench-Holder-Drill-Press/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 21:18:11 PDT
My AUTODESK - ARTIST IN RESIDENCY at INSTRUCTABLES http://www.instructables.com/id/AUTODESK-ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCY-at-INSTRUCTABLES/
My AUTODESK - ARTIST IN RESIDENCY at INSTRUCTABLES - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/KPAY/HWZ4THCY/F3BKPAYHWZ4THCY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/KPAY/HWZ4THCY/F3BKPAYHWZ4THCY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/KPAY/HWZ4THCY/F3BKPAYHWZ4THCY.SMALL.jpg anoukwipprecht How has your artist residency at Autodesk been going? What is your favorite part?As an invited artist in residency at Autodesk, I have a grasp on both incredible software and pre-released features within an amazing production facility. My favorite parts is that it feels like a big candy store where ...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 16:09:29 PDT
Homemade pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-pipe/
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 04:32:52 PDT
Under Desk Tool Drawer [Modeller's Delight] http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Desk-Tool-Drawer-Modellers-Delight/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 02:11:51 PDT
Bike stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-stand/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 12:40:41 PDT
Work Desk Air Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Work-Desk-Air-Supply/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:18:37 PDT
Magnetic parts tray from recycled speakers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-parts-tray-from-recycled-speakers/
Magnetic parts tray from recycled speakers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/ZQTC/HWFLPP7S/FVMZQTCHWFLPP7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/ZQTC/HWFLPP7S/FVMZQTCHWFLPP7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/ZQTC/HWFLPP7S/FVMZQTCHWFLPP7S.SMALL.jpg jzuwala motts In this instructable I will show you how make a magnetic parts tray feom recycled old broken speakers Recycled speaker magnetic parts tray Materials Materials needed:1 speaker with large unshielded woofer1 metallic bowl 1 exacto knife or utility blade1 screw driverrope or string (optional) ...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 15:55:35 PDT
Apartment Solar System http://www.instructables.com/id/Apartment-Solar-System/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 05:57:07 PDT
Wooden Multi plug http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Multi-plug/
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:53:07 PDT
Macrame Trellis http://www.instructables.com/id/Macrame-Trellis/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 11:15:28 PDT
Cord Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cord-Organizer-3/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 06:23:34 PDT
Pallet Wood TV Console Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-TV-Console-Table/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:01:16 PDT
PLASTIC BOTTLE LAMP SHADE OR LANTERN http://www.instructables.com/id/PLASTIC-BOTTLE-LAMP-SHADE-OR-LANTERN/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 11:46:42 PDT
DIY Disk Sander from Corded Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/DYI-Disk-Sander-from-Corded-Drill/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 23:09:58 PDT
Pallet Nightstand http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Nightstand/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 14:15:39 PDT
3D Wooden Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Wooden-Portrait/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 08:44:54 PDT
Collapsible Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Workbench/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 20:52:38 PDT
Autodesk's Pier 9 Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Overview-Access-to-Autodesk-Pier-9-Workshop/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 17:09:23 PDT
Eye and ear protection http://www.instructables.com/id/Eye-and-ear-protection/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 15:46:45 PDT
Efficient Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Efficient-Water-Pump/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 10:29:03 PDT
Rotating Tool Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Tool-Stand/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 00:25:59 PDT
The Saw Blade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Saw-Blade-Cabinet/
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Fri, 16 May 2014 16:49:08 PDT
Easy to make foam brush http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-make-foam-brush/
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By: Dominic Bender

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Sat, 10 May 2014 09:45:32 PDT
Roland VersaCAMM Vinyl Printer: Quick Start Guide to using the Pier9 vinyl printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-VersaCAMM-ROLAND-Pier-9/
Roland VersaCAMM Vinyl Printer: Quick Start Guide to using the Pier9 vinyl printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/W7P3/HN82O1SM/FTZW7P3HN82O1SM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/W7P3/HN82O1SM/FTZW7P3HN82O1SM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/W7P3/HN82O1SM/FTZW7P3HN82O1SM.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft So you want to use the Roland Vinyl printer… great, you have come to the right spot!The Roland VersaCAMM Vinyl Printer is a high quality vinyl printer with a cutting knife feature that can print: large format posters, labels, stickers, car decals, window appliqués, signs or banners, and much more. ...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 19:06:49 PDT
Anglo-Saxon Lyre http://www.instructables.com/id/Anglo-Saxon-Lyre/
Anglo-Saxon Lyre - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/1KV3/HUU1GWTG/FED1KV3HUU1GWTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/1KV3/HUU1GWTG/FED1KV3HUU1GWTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/1KV3/HUU1GWTG/FED1KV3HUU1GWTG.SMALL.jpg randomtower Welcome to my Instructable on the Anglo-Saxon Lyre! Tools Used:Drill PressAssorted Forstner BitsSandpaper, Assorted SandersJig SawScroll SawFirst of all, some of you might be wondering, the heck is an Anglo-Saxon Lyre? Well, the Anglo-Saxon lyre is a box lyre popular in Europe a long time ago. There...
By: randomtower

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Mon, 5 May 2014 17:05:12 PDT
Simple Soldering Wand Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Soldering-Wand-Stand/
Simple Soldering Wand Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/IDSX/HUTNKEFM/F62IDSXHUTNKEFM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/IDSX/HUTNKEFM/F62IDSXHUTNKEFM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/IDSX/HUTNKEFM/F62IDSXHUTNKEFM.SMALL.jpg zachary phillips Materials 1. Block or wood 2. Big thick non insulated wire 3. Drill same size as wire4. Soldering wand/pen/iron2. Two big screws The Base For the base I just used a simple little piece of wood nothing special. Wire Holder To get the wire spirals I used a ward rake handle and wind it arou...
By: zachary phillips

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Mon, 5 May 2014 06:15:50 PDT
WOODEN LOGS GIANT WHEEL http://www.instructables.com/id/WOODEN-LOGS-GIANT-WHEEL/
WOODEN LOGS GIANT WHEEL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/ER5F/HUMRU9LK/FAIER5FHUMRU9LK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/ER5F/HUMRU9LK/FAIER5FHUMRU9LK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/ER5F/HUMRU9LK/FAIER5FHUMRU9LK.SMALL.jpg aakashkarekar wooden giant wheel .THIS ENTIRE WOODEN GIANT WHEEL IS MADE UP OF MANGO CARTON THAT I FOUND FALLEN IN MY BACKYARD. 5V DC MOTOR ROTATES IT AND THE SITTING CHAIR ATTACHED ON IT GIVES IT A REALISTIC EFFECT UNLIKE GIANT WHEEL.PLEASE CLICK ON THE ABOVE LINK (WOODEN GIANT WHEEL). PART 1-COLLECTING OF W...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 10:45:42 PDT
Minimal Modern Wood Computer Stands http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Wood-Computer-Stands/
Minimal Modern Wood Computer Stands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/PCGV/HUK2CJBN/FN3PCGVHUK2CJBN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/PCGV/HUK2CJBN/FN3PCGVHUK2CJBN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/PCGV/HUK2CJBN/FN3PCGVHUK2CJBN.SMALL.jpg craftclarity Fast, Cheap, Amazing. Pick Two. This Instructable is part of a longer exploration of material reuse that I'm calling the Offcuts Series. I hope you find my little project interesting—most of my dimensions were discovered along the way, so making a recipe to built the exact same thing didn't make ...
By: craftclarity

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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 17:28:19 PDT
Backpack Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Workbench/
Backpack Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/6TFV/HU09XG9G/FI66TFVHU09XG9G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/6TFV/HU09XG9G/FI66TFVHU09XG9G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/6TFV/HU09XG9G/FI66TFVHU09XG9G.SMALL.jpg jpalka Estimated Time: 10 hrs Estimated Cost: $0* If you like what you see, please vote for me in the Portable Workstations Contest. Anyways, lets get started. The idea behind this project is to create a customizable, folding workstation for your specific needs. You might ask; "Why is it a backpack?"...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:12:22 PDT
Cheap easy shop organizing http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-shop-organizing/
Cheap easy shop organizing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/GW0W/HTX6NMY2/FALGW0WHTX6NMY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/GW0W/HTX6NMY2/FALGW0WHTX6NMY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/GW0W/HTX6NMY2/FALGW0WHTX6NMY2.SMALL.jpg tclamp easy cheap tool to help organize your garage with banker boxes I built shelves on the walls of my garage and have bankers boxes in them. Each banker box has a label indicating what is inside, such as, tape, glue, spray cans, sanding discs etc. I made a simple tool to take these boxes down with n...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:38:14 PDT
Rolling plywood / sheet storage - Made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-plywood-sheet-storage/
Rolling plywood / sheet storage - Made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/80DU/HTPUOE7W/F5480DUHTPUOE7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/80DU/HTPUOE7W/F5480DUHTPUOE7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/80DU/HTPUOE7W/F5480DUHTPUOE7W.SMALL.jpg workislove Rollers that move individually make it easy to pull heavy sheets of plywood and MDF in and out without disturbing the other sheets.  I was inspired to make this by a tip from from American Woodworker magazine, and made it for my small storage space at Techshop San Francisco. ** Vote for me in the W...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 18:58:27 PDT
Multi use portable Work station http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-use-portable-Work-station/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/ORYM/HTOUCZ0H/F67ORYMHTOUCZ0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/ORYM/HTOUCZ0H/F67ORYMHTOUCZ0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/ORYM/HTOUCZ0H/F67ORYMHTOUCZ0H.SMALL.jpg Triclaw  It rolls up and fits in your pocket or trunk of the car you could make a dozen a fill an tool box or even a bug out bag uses are numerous . For this instructable I used my sculpting and pottery tools But it can be adapted for a almost unlimited amount of uses and used in almost any where it can be ...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 14:39:30 PDT
Apartment Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Apartment-Workbench/
Apartment Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/0QJC/HTOUCZHX/FOY0QJCHTOUCZHX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/0QJC/HTOUCZHX/FOY0QJCHTOUCZHX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/0QJC/HTOUCZHX/FOY0QJCHTOUCZHX.SMALL.jpg Blair0 A DIY type person without a workbench is like a chipmunk without pouch cheeks. It just doesn't work and can have fatal results (can't collect the nuts eventually starving in the winter). The simple solution is to get a workbench, but to have workbench in an apartment posses some challenges. 1. Ther...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 22:34:48 PDT
Becoming a Maker: The complete guide to a fully functional minishop: tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Becoming-a-Maker-The-complete-guide-to-a-fully-fun/
Becoming a Maker: The complete guide to a fully functional minishop: tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/VL4G/HTNO7P29/F19VL4GHTNO7P29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/VL4G/HTNO7P29/F19VL4GHTNO7P29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/VL4G/HTNO7P29/F19VL4GHTNO7P29.SMALL.jpg TheParacorder What is a maker? A maker is a DIY'er, recycle and reuse'er, and a crafter. They take whats not, and make it what Is. Makers not only have skill, but as well as the determination for his or her project. What does it take to become a maker? Well the first step to becoming a maker will be shown step by...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 13:34:52 PDT
Pallet Shoe Rack | Shoe stand from pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Shoe-Rack-Shoe-stand-from-pallets/
Pallet Shoe Rack | Shoe stand from pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/RN05/HTNO6RGU/FHLRN05HTNO6RGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/RN05/HTNO6RGU/FHLRN05HTNO6RGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/RN05/HTNO6RGU/FHLRN05HTNO6RGU.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ So basically there were no way for me to store my shoes in the living room, so since I am still on "Pallet Mania" I decided to make a stand out of pallets, so here it is.To be honest with you someone else has come up with this idea, I just took it and adapted it to my needs.Enjoy! Pallet Wood Mat...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 23:54:59 PDT
PORTABLE ANT STUDY FIELD WORKSTATION http://www.instructables.com/id/PORTABLE-ANT-STUDY-FIELD-WORKSTATION/
PORTABLE ANT STUDY FIELD WORKSTATION - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/BNHR/HTLE9ZBL/FD1BNHRHTLE9ZBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/BNHR/HTLE9ZBL/FD1BNHRHTLE9ZBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/BNHR/HTLE9ZBL/FD1BNHRHTLE9ZBL.SMALL.jpg Fikjast Scott I often need a workstation in the field for my study of ants (Myrmecology). My solution was to create a portable, moveable workstation – a way to pack my needs in one container (case) to be transported over rough terrain. From the car to field - ant hill to ant hill - back to car. My requirement...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 05:42:52 PDT
Shop in a box http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-in-a-box/
Shop in a box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/JH2S/HTJPAT29/F6LJH2SHTJPAT29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/JH2S/HTJPAT29/F6LJH2SHTJPAT29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/JH2S/HTJPAT29/F6LJH2SHTJPAT29.SMALL.jpg jdlee77 Welcome to my concept of Shop in a Box or SiaB if you will :) . The concept is you could have many of these built for a co working space and store them in a corner of the shop and only pull them out when the SiaB owner is working. First portion of the working drawings are posted below! Stay tuned f...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 09:10:33 PDT
Make a Portable Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Portable-Workstation/
Make a Portable Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/1F8J/HTBY6EG8/FI31F8JHTBY6EG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/1F8J/HTBY6EG8/FI31F8JHTBY6EG8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/1F8J/HTBY6EG8/FI31F8JHTBY6EG8.SMALL.jpg Benne After having finished my CNC router (see my other Instructable), my workshop (a small shed in my backyard 3 x 6 m), became pretty full. The only other tools that I can fit in there are a small table saw, a drill press and some small powertools and handtools. So most of my woodworking happens outsi...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 05:57:01 PDT
Sundial From Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Sundial-From-Scrap-Wood/
Sundial From Scrap Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/KI5I/HVXE1A3P/FUYKI5IHVXE1A3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/KI5I/HVXE1A3P/FUYKI5IHVXE1A3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/KI5I/HVXE1A3P/FUYKI5IHVXE1A3P.SMALL.jpg Constructed How to make a sundial from two pieces of wood found in a trash can Get Wood Get a sturdy piece of Plywood. I found mine in a nearby trash can Cut out a circle Cut a circle out of the wood. Mine is about 8 inches but you can make it any size you want. Glue To Stand With another pie...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 07:35:02 PDT
Workshop Hanging Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Hanging-Organizer/
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By: soul_eater

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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 20:18:53 PDT
Portable Electronics Workstation / workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Electronic-Workstation/
Portable Electronics Workstation / workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/F38M/HT2BVZ8P/FJ5F38MHT2BVZ8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/F38M/HT2BVZ8P/FJ5F38MHT2BVZ8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/F38M/HT2BVZ8P/FJ5F38MHT2BVZ8P.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Hi , I Chitlange Sahas , Aging 15 , from India, here with a new instructable "Portable electronic workstation". I have designed this for the PORTABLE WORKSTATIONS CONTEST. Please vote for me if you like my instructable , you can see "VOTE" on the top of the page. I frequently need the following thin...
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 01:53:16 PDT
Toothbrush to rotary tool bristle brush http://www.instructables.com/id/Toothbrush-to-rotary-tool-bristle-brush/
Toothbrush to rotary tool bristle brush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/9MOY/HSVGB5D3/F4J9MOYHSVGB5D3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/9MOY/HSVGB5D3/F4J9MOYHSVGB5D3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/9MOY/HSVGB5D3/F4J9MOYHSVGB5D3.SMALL.jpg Mojo_JoJo Here's another take on putting a used toothbrush to good use. My toothbrush seems to wear out within a month and worse still, only the top half of the brush wears out while the bottom half seems fine. Must be something wrong with the way I brush my teeth. But not to worry, this ible is sure to put a...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 02:22:28 PDT