Instructables: exploring - workshop - workshop http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:26:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/FW7/L9EP/HT36TAWH/FW7L9EPHT36TAWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/L9EP/HT36TAWH/FW7L9EPHT36TAWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/L9EP/HT36TAWH/FW7L9EPHT36TAWH.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 pi...
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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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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/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 02:22:28 PDT
ole school arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/ole-school-arcade/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/X1R0/HSXO90RM/FKNX1R0HSXO90RM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/X1R0/HSXO90RM/FKNX1R0HSXO90RM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/X1R0/HSXO90RM/FKNX1R0HSXO90RM.SMALL.jpg nollie551 this is one of the only things that you can do with an old 13" tube tv
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:07:42 PDT
Pallet coffee table | How to make a coffee table out of old wood pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-coffee-table-How-to-make-a-coffee-table-out/
Pallet coffee table | How to make a coffee table out of old wood pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/UQIZ/HSXO8UQF/FLJUQIZHSXO8UQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/UQIZ/HSXO8UQF/FLJUQIZHSXO8UQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/UQIZ/HSXO8UQF/FLJUQIZHSXO8UQF.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ Hello again folks! Today I will show you how I built a small coffee table out of old pallets. Materials used: - pallet - a handful of wood screws - wood stain - clear coat finish - and a few hours of your time I hope you guys enjoy this small project and feel free to comment and give sugge...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:33:51 PDT
Amazing trick !! http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-trick-/
Amazing trick !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/LK64/HSVH4AFS/FIPLK64HSVH4AFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/LK64/HSVH4AFS/FIPLK64HSVH4AFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/LK64/HSVH4AFS/FIPLK64HSVH4AFS.SMALL.jpg zhyar_4_kurd put a large things inside a bottle What you will need 1- cutter 2- a glass bottle 3- some nails 4- glue 5- that thing that you want to put it inside the bottle Put the nail into the bottle shake it until the bottom of the bottle will break down Now put anything that you like into the botlle...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:44:25 PDT
Mobile Workbench On The Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Workbench-On-The-Cheap/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:15:30 PDT
How to Make a Miniature Adjustable Square http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Miniature-Adjustable-Square/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/XY7R/HSM55HGF/FFTXY7RHSM55HGF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/XY7R/HSM55HGF/FFTXY7RHSM55HGF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/XY7R/HSM55HGF/FFTXY7RHSM55HGF.SMALL.jpg Switch and Lever How to Make a Miniature Adjustable Square In the workshop you oftentimes need to make sure things are square, meaning that a certain corner is right angled. Sometimes the things you need to check are small, which makes using a big square somewhat of a hassle. If you have access to the right machines...
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:54:59 PDT
DIY Wooden sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-sunglasses/
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:25:50 PDT
ShopTent: collapsible dust-free storage for garage workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/ShopTent-collapsible-dust-free-storage-for-garage-/
ShopTent: collapsible dust-free storage for garage workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/MKC2/HSGRT6U1/FHTMKC2HSGRT6U1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/MKC2/HSGRT6U1/FHTMKC2HSGRT6U1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/MKC2/HSGRT6U1/FHTMKC2HSGRT6U1.SMALL.jpg seamster I do a lot of woodworking in my garage, where I also store all of our family bicycles.  Keeping our bikes clean has always been a headache for me, so I decided it was time to come up with a clean place within my garage to keep our bikes where they would be protected from all the saw dust, but still...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 10:28:27 PST
DIY Bench Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bench-Cookies/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 11:57:16 PST
Wood drill bits made of a spoke http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-drill-bits-made-of-a-spoke/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 07:54:30 PST
Electronic-Lab in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Lab-in-a-Box/
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 14:37:17 PST
fold able Mini Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/fold-able-Mini-Workshop/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/K8GB/HS8FU0LV/FBZK8GBHS8FU0LV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/K8GB/HS8FU0LV/FBZK8GBHS8FU0LV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/K8GB/HS8FU0LV/FBZK8GBHS8FU0LV.SMALL.jpg Kashiftaj My mini fold able  workshop in my room for my daily use
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 03:08:32 PST
Altoids toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-toolbox/
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:41:36 PST
Easy Store Flipboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Store-Flipboard/
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:06:56 PST
build your own workbench out of free wood http://www.instructables.com/id/build-your-own-workbench-out-of-free-wood/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/LKX1/HS3GSA5D/FEVLKX1HS3GSA5D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/LKX1/HS3GSA5D/FEVLKX1HS3GSA5D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/LKX1/HS3GSA5D/FEVLKX1HS3GSA5D.SMALL.jpg timsway this is part four of a 6-part series where i aim to make reclaiming wood and making things out of it accessible for everyone - even without all the fancy tools! parts 1-3 are also on instructables, showing you one of many ways to get free wood, how to get basically all the tools you need for cheap ...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:53:29 PST
How to control sawdust on a Shopsmith Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-sawdust-on-a-Shopsmith-Lathe/
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 10:00:14 PST
DIY Tools Crate | Wood working and just a fun project http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tools-Crate-Wood-working-and-just-a-fun-projec/
DIY Tools Crate | Wood working and just a fun project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/L7DP/HRTKI7C2/FC4L7DPHRTKI7C2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/L7DP/HRTKI7C2/FC4L7DPHRTKI7C2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/L7DP/HRTKI7C2/FC4L7DPHRTKI7C2.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ In this project I just wanted to have a little fun with a Walmart wood crate. For some time now I had my tool slaying around everywhere so I decided it's time for them to have a "home" so here it is. I hope you enjoy it!Things you will need: Wood Crate 60 grit sand paper Paper stencil of ...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 19:24:14 PST
Workshop and Studio Tour http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-and-Studio-Tour/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/KD78/HRPBJSWN/FOMKD78HRPBJSWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/KD78/HRPBJSWN/FOMKD78HRPBJSWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/KD78/HRPBJSWN/FOMKD78HRPBJSWN.SMALL.jpg savvas_papasavva Not so much a traditional instructable, but if you have been following my previous updates you might be interested in seeing where I work, who I work with and plans for organising.
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 07:22:03 PST
Instant storage for Spring Clamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Instant-storage-for-Spring-Clamps-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/BZ1Y/HRI8S029/FNABZ1YHRI8S029.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/BZ1Y/HRI8S029/FNABZ1YHRI8S029.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/BZ1Y/HRI8S029/FNABZ1YHRI8S029.SMALL.jpg TheExterminatingDalek I was in the shed this morning, working on a little project which will be one of my next Instructables, when it occurred to me that someone might benefit from this very simple storage idea. I was fortunate enough to find an old inner tube in the road one day and picked it up thinking that it might ...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 05:34:58 PST
Ballbearing Crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Ballbearing-Crossbow/
Ballbearing Crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/DHO2/HRI96CK1/FHLDHO2HRI96CK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/DHO2/HRI96CK1/FHLDHO2HRI96CK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/DHO2/HRI96CK1/FHLDHO2HRI96CK1.SMALL.jpg Jonnis shed stuff My cheap crossbow broke, so I decided to make a wooden one using the left over parts (limb, trigger mechanism and foot stirrup) that could fire marbles or ball bearings by having a top barrel so the bearing doesn't jump out.this is my first instructable and im also writing this in hindsight; meaning...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 12:23:22 PST
How to make cheap wood workbenches UK Style http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-cheap-wood-workbenches-UK-Style/
How to make cheap wood workbenches UK Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/4BW5/HRI98B1K/F5X4BW5HRI98B1K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/4BW5/HRI98B1K/F5X4BW5HRI98B1K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/4BW5/HRI98B1K/F5X4BW5HRI98B1K.SMALL.jpg msraynsford I read quite a few instructables and found many online tutorials about how to go about making a workbench. Quite a lot of instructions are American so dimensions are in inches, prices are in dollars and they lose something in translation. If you head to the nearest wood merchant in the UK and ask fo...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:33:36 PST
Wine barrel into a wine rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-barrel-into-a-wine-rack/
Wine barrel into a wine rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/AFPK/HRI948WT/F8UAFPKHRI948WT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/AFPK/HRI948WT/F8UAFPKHRI948WT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/AFPK/HRI948WT/F8UAFPKHRI948WT.SMALL.jpg Qnlfg81 I bought a 25 gallon wine barrel at a yard sale for 10$.  I turned it into a lighted wine rack. the barrel Shown here is the barrel as I originally bought it.  It was actually used to make wine by its previous owner.  It did hold water but there were some soft spots on the bottom which lead me to...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 09:19:05 PST
Portable Workshop/ HomeMade Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Workshop-HomeMade-Workshop-1/
Portable Workshop/ HomeMade Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/C9IS/HRH0Y6X1/FTTC9ISHRH0Y6X1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/C9IS/HRH0Y6X1/FTTC9ISHRH0Y6X1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/C9IS/HRH0Y6X1/FTTC9ISHRH0Y6X1.SMALL.jpg Zblaster I was inspired to do this because my dad said I couldn't make a workshop inthe back yard so instead I decided to make my own portable workshopItems:Sheet of plywoodMini Door HingesNails( or Screws)9 volt batteryWirePlastic shieldLight sourceDoor KnobsSwitch___________________________________Tools:Ha...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 06:40:19 PST
Advanced Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Advanced-Hovercraft/
Advanced Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AF67/HRBNDYGO/F7YAF67HRBNDYGO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AF67/HRBNDYGO/F7YAF67HRBNDYGO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/AF67/HRBNDYGO/F7YAF67HRBNDYGO.SMALL.jpg palombo5050 I took my basic Hovercraft model and the parts from a broken RC toy and repurposed them to make a new toy. This hovercraft will be able to float above water. Please see the video link below.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZnxrP-Sc0Q. Basic Hovercraft construction linkhttp://www.instructables.com/id...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 14:56:58 PST
Basic Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Hovercraft/
Basic Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/CCLX/HR3EOFFY/FTKCCLXHR3EOFFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/CCLX/HR3EOFFY/FTKCCLXHR3EOFFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/CCLX/HR3EOFFY/FTKCCLXHR3EOFFY.SMALL.jpg palombo5050 This simple project gets you started with a basic inexpensive construction of a hovercraft. Parts include:Hair dryerParty TrayHot glueWireBattery 18V Dc cordless drill.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=08RtzUFERr8 Parts & Tools Party Tray $3.50 from local store. I used the 16 inch party tray. Hair d...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 09:36:31 PST
Building a yew coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-yew-coffee-table/
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 03:29:04 PST
Robot Blade Holder V2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Blade-Holder-V20/
Robot Blade Holder V2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/PABX/HQVLENFS/FBMPABXHQVLENFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/PABX/HQVLENFS/FBMPABXHQVLENFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/PABX/HQVLENFS/FBMPABXHQVLENFS.SMALL.jpg Kris82 This Robot will be able to hold your saw blades, router bits as well as your scroll saw blades. This way you don't have to sit them down some where and ruin your blades. Also this is a good way to have storage while having a piece that everyone will like and talk about. Materials Needed: 1) ...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 19:24:23 PST
Keeping Pegboard Hooks from Falling Out when Removing Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Keeping-Pegboard-Hooks-from-Falling-Out-when-Remov/
Keeping Pegboard Hooks from Falling Out when Removing Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/CHG8/HQYW518W/FLSCHG8HQYW518W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/CHG8/HQYW518W/FLSCHG8HQYW518W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/CHG8/HQYW518W/FLSCHG8HQYW518W.SMALL.jpg cdsgraphic One wall of my workshop is mostly pegboard. Always frustrated with the pegboard hooks falling out when removing tools, I went in search of a solution. From screws to the plastic hook retainers, nothing appealed to me until I came across a vague description of a similar idea on a forum. This is my ad...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 07:10:48 PST
Gadget Charge Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Gadget-Charge-Station/
Gadget Charge Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/8L4X/HQQIK99S/FOL8L4XHQQIK99S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/8L4X/HQQIK99S/FOL8L4XHQQIK99S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/8L4X/HQQIK99S/FOL8L4XHQQIK99S.SMALL.jpg floppyjoe Christmas has been and gone, the gadgets quota has increased. Every spare power socket has a phone, tablet or e-reader connected to it. I had to come up with a solution that would free up power sockets. So here it is. The Bits I cut out  1/4" Hardboard (6mm) MDF sides and front using a jigsaw. th...
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 12:59:10 PST
From Beerbox To Toolbox 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Workmans-Heavy-Duty-Screw-Case/
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:53:22 PST
Rolling Backpack To Stackable Storage Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-Backpack-To-Stackable-Storage-Dolly/
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 16:22:02 PST
awesome hanging para cord basket http://www.instructables.com/id/awesome-hanging-para-cord-basket/
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 03:05:19 PST
"N" Table - The N64 Logo End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/N-Table-The-N64-Logo-End-Table/
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 17:35:08 PST
Acid Knife Etching | DIY | Quick and easy way of making your knife look cool. http://www.instructables.com/id/Acid-Knife-Etching-DIY-Quick-and-easy-way-of-makin/
Acid Knife Etching | DIY | Quick and easy way of making your knife look cool. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ This is my new Instructable on how to Acid Etch your knife. Knife Etching video Here is what you need: - Knife- Ferric Chloride $12.50 - Nail Polish $3 - Nail Polish remover $3 - 400 grit sand paper - Tall bottle or a container - Paper towels So as you can see this project doesn't require much mone...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 13:41:08 PST
IKEA Shelf Safe with Magnetic Key http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Shelf-Safe-with-Magnetic-Key/
IKEA Shelf Safe with Magnetic Key - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/QHGT/HQDUTE31/FSWQHGTHQDUTE31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/QHGT/HQDUTE31/FSWQHGTHQDUTE31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/QHGT/HQDUTE31/FSWQHGTHQDUTE31.SMALL.jpg Renard_Bleu Ever since I first laid eyes on a piece of chunky IKEA furniture, I've wanted to turn its hollow innards into a super secret hiding spot. I first tried (and failed) to make a trap door in the top and then leg of a Lack Side Table, but it is virtually impossible to make a clean cut without irreparabl...
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 19:09:50 PST
Spray Paint/Can Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-PaintCan-Rack/
Spray Paint/Can Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/ZU1E/HQCC20LX/FBFZU1EHQCC20LX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/ZU1E/HQCC20LX/FBFZU1EHQCC20LX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/ZU1E/HQCC20LX/FBFZU1EHQCC20LX.SMALL.jpg MistaKD Getting organised is one thing, staying organised is another. This instructable details an easy to throw together way of keeping your paint or any spray cans well organised, it also looks pretty cool. This rack was built out of necessity , I paint a lot with stencils and have amassed a growing coll...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 05:42:33 PST
Workbench under-shelf jar storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-under-shelf-jar-storage/
Workbench under-shelf jar storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/9C45/HQA0AGB6/FLD9C45HQA0AGB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/9C45/HQA0AGB6/FLD9C45HQA0AGB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/9C45/HQA0AGB6/FLD9C45HQA0AGB6.SMALL.jpg brokenfan I was tired of having a pile of screw and nail boxes, and had more than a few collections of nuts, washers, and other bits of hardware and odds 'n ends around my work area that needed a home, so I collected a few jars and made this under-shelf storage system. My father told me about this system a w...
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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 15:49:06 PST