Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 24 May 2016 07:12:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Diary of an Invention http://www.instructables.com/id/Diary-of-an-Invention/
Diary of an Invention - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/KZ89/IOFZ9ZFR/FPEKZ89IOFZ9ZFR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/KZ89/IOFZ9ZFR/FPEKZ89IOFZ9ZFR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/KZ89/IOFZ9ZFR/FPEKZ89IOFZ9ZFR.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng You may have heard "the mother of invention is necessity" or even "the father of invention is laziness". Well, I like to think that invention has a cool uncle. It is when inventing is about the passion of the hunt. Finding inspiration and then having fun fabricating something you've never seen befor...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 14:02:51 PDT
Wood Bed Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Wooden-Plane/
Wood Bed Plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/DGMU/IM5WMSWO/FKFDGMUIM5WMSWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/DGMU/IM5WMSWO/FKFDGMUIM5WMSWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/DGMU/IM5WMSWO/FKFDGMUIM5WMSWO.SMALL.jpg Phil B I needed a hand plane, but had none where I am. I also had long thought about making a wood bed plane. But, I did not want to make one with exotic woods or exotic tools, and I did not want to spend a lot of time making it,Materials 3/4" plywood 5/16" hardwood dowel rod Plane blade Drywall screws...
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 19:45:28 PDT
Gandalf's Pipe! http://www.instructables.com/id/Gandalfs-Pipe/
Gandalf's Pipe! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/T8HN/HRI98418/FHJT8HNHRI98418.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/T8HN/HRI98418/FHJT8HNHRI98418.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/T8HN/HRI98418/FHJT8HNHRI98418.SMALL.jpg bcelik1 Gandalf's Pipe If you have some spare pipeweed and some tools lying around, make this easy churchwarden pipe and fashion it like a man from the middle earth. You may sew yourself a cape or a robe too to give the full nerd effect. Batteries not included. Materials: Fire resistant and nontoxic ...
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Thu, 9 Jan 2014 18:36:27 PST
DIY Platform Bed Substitute - Out-Of-The-Box, Portable, Lightweight & Inexpensive http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Improvised-Lightweight-DIY-Substitute-f/
DIY Platform Bed Substitute - Out-Of-The-Box, Portable, Lightweight & Inexpensive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/UJWW/G9NGTQCQ/FOUUJWWG9NGTQCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/UJWW/G9NGTQCQ/FOUUJWWG9NGTQCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/UJWW/G9NGTQCQ/FOUUJWWG9NGTQCQ.SMALL.jpg sbansban I wanted a portable, lightweight and inexpensive platform bed substitute that I could put together and take apart at will and whose individual pieces I could carry in my car when I move. I did find a few metal bed frames that seemed at least somewhat portable - http://www.walmart.com/ip/Smart-Base-B...
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Wed, 26 May 2010 17:27:52 PDT
How to: Laser engraver! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Laser-Cutter/
How to: Laser engraver! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/WT1F/IOIU5OBN/FINWT1FIOIU5OBN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/WT1F/IOIU5OBN/FINWT1FIOIU5OBN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/WT1F/IOIU5OBN/FINWT1FIOIU5OBN.SMALL.jpg louisc2 We've all seen videos or instructables showing off laser cut objects and projects, and i'm also sure that those of us who are makers have wondered how much one of those machine would cost. Sadly any sort of powerful cutter would be way out of my budget, but as I was only looking for a machine that c...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 06:30:02 PDT
How to Plasti Dip Car Rims http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Plasti-Dip-Car-Rims/
How to Plasti Dip Car Rims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/MH15/IEKJ6SBT/F9DMH15IEKJ6SBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/MH15/IEKJ6SBT/F9DMH15IEKJ6SBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/MH15/IEKJ6SBT/F9DMH15IEKJ6SBT.SMALL.jpg AnthVale Throughout this Instructable I will show you how I Plasti Dipped my rims on my Subaru Forester. Plasti Dipping is an easy way to sharpen up the appearance of your rims while protecting them at the same time. If your rims are already rusted and weathered like mine were, then this will make them look ...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 11:18:19 PDT
MIG Welding Common Joints http://www.instructables.com/id/MIG-Welding-Common-Joints/
MIG Welding Common Joints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/19XG/HCV91NZ0/F7Q19XGHCV91NZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/19XG/HCV91NZ0/F7Q19XGHCV91NZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/19XG/HCV91NZ0/F7Q19XGHCV91NZ0.SMALL.jpg bryans700 This Instructable will provide a short introduction to the process of MIG welding, as well as a step by step procedure in welding three common joints.  Welding can be used by anyone from beginners to experts in order to effectively join two pieces of metal.  By understanding different weld joints, t...
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Wed, 13 Feb 2013 16:34:33 PST
VT, VY, VZ Commodore tow bar http://www.instructables.com/id/VT-VY-VZ-Commodore-tow-bar/
VT, VY, VZ Commodore tow bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/Q0HK/I15KVKML/F82Q0HKI15KVKML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/Q0HK/I15KVKML/F82Q0HKI15KVKML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/Q0HK/I15KVKML/F82Q0HKI15KVKML.SMALL.jpg mharker1 Installed a tow bar today. I couldn't find a guide on the net so thought I would take some photos and make one while I was at it. Remove plastic from boot interia There are four screws under these plastic covers Then these two two more clips Four more clips There are four clips on the top o...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 03:36:31 PDT
Tire Plug: Gorilla Glue Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Plug-Gorilla-Glue-Edition/
Tire Plug: Gorilla Glue Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/M4ER/GF06T4BS/FOZM4ERGF06T4BS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/M4ER/GF06T4BS/FOZM4ERGF06T4BS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/M4ER/GF06T4BS/FOZM4ERGF06T4BS.SMALL.jpg drizzle504 Unlike traditional tire repair, "Tire Plug: Gorilla Glue Edition" eliminates the hassel of pluging a tire.   Required equipment: flat tire screwdriver pliers a few corse thread screws of various sizes Gorilla Glue air compressor Step 1: Find the Hole Locate the punctured hole on the flat tire. ...
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Sat, 9 Oct 2010 20:46:30 PDT
Double Sided Coin Rings or How to ruin a perfectly good Quarter http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Sided-Coin-Rings-or-How-to-ruin-a-perfectly/
Double Sided Coin Rings or How to ruin a perfectly good Quarter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/QIWV/HWVAV1R3/FSYQIWVHWVAV1R3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/QIWV/HWVAV1R3/FSYQIWVHWVAV1R3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/QIWV/HWVAV1R3/FSYQIWVHWVAV1R3.SMALL.jpg thepocketmerlin Making coin rings is something I had been thinking about trying for a long time after stumbling upon a youtube video of others creations. I have watched numerous videos read some online tutorials and this is my take on it. I would like to globally thank all of you for helping plant the seed in my mi...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 03:33:55 PDT
Improved Harbor Freight metal bending brake http://www.instructables.com/id/Imporved-Harbor-Freight-metal-bending-brake/
Improved Harbor Freight metal bending brake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/IMRZ/GLHRY20X/FECIMRZGLHRY20X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/IMRZ/GLHRY20X/FECIMRZGLHRY20X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/IMRZ/GLHRY20X/FECIMRZGLHRY20X.SMALL.jpg marple200 I purchased a 30" metal bending brake from Harbor Freight (model 67240) for a small project I needed to complete. I had read pretty good reviews about the brake, which cost $59.95. Overall, the quality looked decent when I opened the package, but what I noticed was the steel hold-down bar that secur...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 06:42:57 PDT
Construir una colmena artificial http://www.instructables.com/id/Construir-una-colmena-colmena-artificial-del-Apicu/
Construir una colmena artificial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/61NP/HVFL61LA/FSF61NPHVFL61LA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/61NP/HVFL61LA/FSF61NPHVFL61LA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/61NP/HVFL61LA/FSF61NPHVFL61LA.SMALL.jpg rajath Introducción: La apicultura es la práctica de criar abejas y manejar colmenas. Esta práctica es muy antigua y hoy hay miles de personas que la hacen, como hobby o profesión, por todo el mundo. La miel y la cera son los productos principales derivados directamente de las abejas. Con estos, también ...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 02:39:20 PDT
Grow High Light Plants Indoors Without Hydroponics http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-High-Light-Plants-Indoors-Without-Hydroponics/
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Thu, 22 Mar 2012 00:12:59 PDT
Faking Die cut Stickers on a Laser Cutter - I made it at TechShop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Faking-Die-cut-Stickers-on-a-Laser-Cutter-I-made-i/
Faking Die cut Stickers on a Laser Cutter - I made it at TechShop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/6HAA/HN81YRRM/FTL6HAAHN81YRRM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/6HAA/HN81YRRM/FTL6HAAHN81YRRM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/6HAA/HN81YRRM/FTL6HAAHN81YRRM.SMALL.jpg dr04bps As part of a project, I needed die cut labels to apply to a point of purchase display – when I investigated the cost of die cut stickers, they seemed reasonable until I was told I would also have to pay for a specialty die to cut the stickers out, which doubled the cost of the project, My first inte...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 08:36:22 PDT
Log Cabin http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Cabin/
Log Cabin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/WO54/F11S8TUK/F47WO54F11S8TUK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/WO54/F11S8TUK/F47WO54F11S8TUK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/WO54/F11S8TUK/F47WO54F11S8TUK.SMALL.jpg Atvr4u500 Log caibns sean hard to build but are not hard to build if you have the know how. My friend and I started a log cabin about a year ago.Im planing to build an ne part on the cabin that will come of the door and make a L shape. I m planing a camp out in it this weekend. Materials Land to build on...
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Tue, 29 May 2007 06:39:50 PDT
How to repair holes in your dashboard with sugru + other car hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-holes-in-your-dashboard-with-sugru-/
How to repair holes in your dashboard with sugru + other car hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/UUSD/GSLJR3DC/FHJUUSDGSLJR3DC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/UUSD/GSLJR3DC/FHJUUSDGSLJR3DC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/UUSD/GSLJR3DC/FHJUUSDGSLJR3DC.SMALL.jpg projectsugru This is a friends 1987 2.5L Porsche 944 Turbo. A beautiful car, however, the previous owner had mounted a mobile phone holder to the dash and when he removed it, left a series of very nasty holes in the leather trim. Always up for a challenge, I offered to repair the holes using sugru. You will ne...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 03:33:29 PDT
Wood box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-box-1/
Wood box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/OH3P/ICE1WEVQ/F5OOH3PICE1WEVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/OH3P/ICE1WEVQ/F5OOH3PICE1WEVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/OH3P/ICE1WEVQ/F5OOH3PICE1WEVQ.SMALL.jpg yehong Make a wood box Preparation Select a suitable wood for box, I used walnut wood. Remove the wood for box Use proper tool to remove wood. Make the box cover Use proper tools to make the box cover Clean and make detail Use sand paper to process the box surface.
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 07:59:33 PDT
5 Things to Consider Before Building a Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Things-to-consider-before-building-a-shed/
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 11:08:50 PST
DIY Farmhouse Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Farmhouse-Table/
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Mon, 9 May 2016 08:18:58 PDT
How to Fix a Weed Eater - Carburetor Cleaning http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-a-Weed-Eater-Carburetor-Cleaning/
How to Fix a Weed Eater - Carburetor Cleaning - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/QCMT/IAEJYK00/F6SQCMTIAEJYK00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/QCMT/IAEJYK00/F6SQCMTIAEJYK00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/QCMT/IAEJYK00/F6SQCMTIAEJYK00.SMALL.jpg DoStuffRight We have all had a time where are weed eater just wouldn't start. So we dump it in the car to go to the small engine repair shop so we can spend money, a lot of money. Little did we know that fixing this pesky, no good weed eater was extremely simple and required no tools. Note: This will work on ...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 06:59:20 PDT
In-between tape measure http://www.instructables.com/id/In-between-Tape-Measure/
In-between tape measure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/4S3W/IO25AD83/FFL4S3WIO25AD83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/4S3W/IO25AD83/FFL4S3WIO25AD83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/4S3W/IO25AD83/FFL4S3WIO25AD83.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce Have you ever struggled to accurately measure between two surfaces?I have recently been up-cycling an old shelving unit and needed to measure between the bottoms of two housings in the shelves to cut in dividers. [Housings are the grooves that are cut into timber planks to allow another timber plank...
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Wed, 11 May 2016 16:27:47 PDT
Standing Pallet Desk - Epoxy Finished http://www.instructables.com/id/Standing-Pallet-Desk-Epoxy-Finished/
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 18:49:17 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/
Building The Flat-Pack Bandsaw (AKA the Jigsaw Table) | DIY Woodworking Tools #6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/OIOF/IO6DY2C5/FHAOIOFIO6DY2C5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/OIOF/IO6DY2C5/FHAOIOFIO6DY2C5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/OIOF/IO6DY2C5/FHAOIOFIO6DY2C5.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Even before I started woodworking, I wanted one of those tiny Circular-Saws. I also wanted a Bandsaw. Unfortunately (As always), It was pretty expensive, And I couldn't afford them.But... What I did later remember, Is that I did have a Jigsaw that my dad bought almost 10 years ago. I decided to use ...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 12:46:39 PDT
DIY - Dual/Triple or Quad Carburetor Sync Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-DualTriple-or-Quad-Carburetor-Sync-Tool/
DIY - Dual/Triple or Quad Carburetor Sync Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/W5XT/H5E9Q2CU/FBRW5XTH5E9Q2CU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/W5XT/H5E9Q2CU/FBRW5XTH5E9Q2CU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/W5XT/H5E9Q2CU/FBRW5XTH5E9Q2CU.SMALL.jpg chesterjohn A vacuum gauge can be costly especially if you need it only once and a while to sync your motorcycle carburetors.  But where we are stationed they don't even have gauges.  So I had to resort to making my own Carburetor sync tool from scratch. Parts 2 - 24oz (16-24ox will do) Glass Welches Grape Jui...
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 19:39:50 PDT
wooden beer crate http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-beer-crate/
wooden beer crate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/LR2X/GS3BE1F1/FQZLR2XGS3BE1F1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/LR2X/GS3BE1F1/FQZLR2XGS3BE1F1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/LR2X/GS3BE1F1/FQZLR2XGS3BE1F1.SMALL.jpg André B I made this beer crate with some whitewood i took from a pallet. The size is 44cm x 26cm x 26cm. hammering The planks are 1,5 cm thick The sizes of the planks are. 4 of 44x11 2 of 41x11 4 of 26x5 4 of 23x11 I used some old rusty nails to hammer it together and drove the nails a bit into the wood....
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Tue, 6 Sep 2011 09:51:31 PDT
Permanent Lava Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Lava-Lamp-2/
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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 18:34:46 PST
Cardboard Box Solar Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Box-Solar-Oven/
Cardboard Box Solar Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/X6NN/GA7BBNA4/FE5X6NNGA7BBNA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/X6NN/GA7BBNA4/FE5X6NNGA7BBNA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/X6NN/GA7BBNA4/FE5X6NNGA7BBNA4.SMALL.jpg sglider12 Cardboard box solar ovens make a great summer project for the family. Not only are they fun to make, but they are also fun to make food in. You get to use an all natural souce- the sun! Many things can be cooked in them. Hotdogs, English muffins just to name a few. It may take a little longer to co...
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Tue, 8 Jun 2010 18:11:28 PDT
Pens With No Lathe or Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Pens-With-No-Lathe-or-Drill-Press/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 21:25:10 PDT
Dowel Center Finder http://www.instructables.com/id/Dowel-Center-Finder/
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Wed, 11 May 2016 15:19:52 PDT
Easy truck mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-F150-truck-modification/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 01:10:51 PDT
Miele W1611 Door Seal replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Miele-W1611-Door-Seal-replacement-1/
Miele W1611 Door Seal replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/OF05/H3XN3536/FHJOF05H3XN3536.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/OF05/H3XN3536/FHJOF05H3XN3536.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/OF05/H3XN3536/FHJOF05H3XN3536.SMALL.jpg mikie_121 These are instructions on how to change the door seal on a Miele W1611 Novotronic Front Loader washing machine. I am an electrical engineer and I figured this out myself, copy these steps at your own risk. Obviously unplug the power before you start and wait a few minutes for the capacitors to d...
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 04:07:50 PDT
Pallet garden loungers http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-garden-loungers/
Pallet garden loungers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/JHPH/GXGHSTGW/FOCJHPHGXGHSTGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/JHPH/GXGHSTGW/FOCJHPHGXGHSTGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/JHPH/GXGHSTGW/FOCJHPHGXGHSTGW.SMALL.jpg shoestringpavilion Make your own garden lounge chairs from free pallets. Simple design, functional and recycling all in one! More info and other projects can be found on shoestringpavilion.blogspot.com These are the materials you'll need: (If you're making one lounge chair you'll only need 3 pallets but this tut...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 18:45:58 PST
Wooden Karambit http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Karambit/
Wooden Karambit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/ZZ3N/IFLGE08J/FDLZZ3NIFLGE08J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/ZZ3N/IFLGE08J/FDLZZ3NIFLGE08J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/ZZ3N/IFLGE08J/FDLZZ3NIFLGE08J.SMALL.jpg Dzefri This is tutorial on how to make your own wooden knife, or in this case karambit. Get A Template And Print It Cutting Cut and glue the template to the wood then cut wood and glue parts. Painting I am using a spray. More Painting Finishing Touches I did this with nail polish.
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Sun, 11 Oct 2015 06:45:06 PDT
How to Repair Broken Ford Door Latch and Cables on Ford F-Series Truck, E-Series Van, Ranger, Excursion, Expedition and Navigator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Broken-Ford-Door-Latch-and-Cables-on/
How to Repair Broken Ford Door Latch and Cables on Ford F-Series Truck, E-Series Van, Ranger, Excursion, Expedition and Navigator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/4DA3/IDTAOM7Y/FMR4DA3IDTAOM7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/4DA3/IDTAOM7Y/FMR4DA3IDTAOM7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/4DA3/IDTAOM7Y/FMR4DA3IDTAOM7Y.SMALL.jpg MikeD56 Hello,I've been a mechanic for many years and I've had hundreds of customers come into my shop complaining about broken Ford door cables and latches. What happens is the door cables in Ford Trucks (F-150, F-250, F-350, Ranger) and Ford Vans (F-150, F-250, F-350) have plastic ends that keep the cable...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:41:02 PDT
How to Make a Magnetic Honing Guide (For Sharpening Chisels & Hand Planes) | DIY Woodworking Tools #5 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Magnetic-Honing-Guide-For-Sharpening/
How to Make a Magnetic Honing Guide (For Sharpening Chisels & Hand Planes) | DIY Woodworking Tools #5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/0AYM/INYS53PR/FHE0AYMINYS53PR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/0AYM/INYS53PR/FHE0AYMINYS53PR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/0AYM/INYS53PR/FHE0AYMINYS53PR.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 "When the [wood's] grain tears out, I wanna tear my hair out." - GmoonWhile this problem does not occur because of Trichotillomania, It definitely does happen because you aren't sharpening your Hand-Planes correctly.An easy way to hold a Hand-Plane, Or a Chisel in place while sharpening, Is by using...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 10:36:52 PDT
Simple Styrofoam Hot Wire Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Styrofoam-Hot-Wire-Cutter/
Simple Styrofoam Hot Wire Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/OBNG/HVVKH4UZ/FVBOBNGHVVKH4UZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/OBNG/HVVKH4UZ/FVBOBNGHVVKH4UZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/OBNG/HVVKH4UZ/FVBOBNGHVVKH4UZ.SMALL.jpg bulau65 I made my own styrofoam hot wire cutter using just scrapped stuff. I haven't purchased anything specially for this build, as I had everything lying around my house, so I cannot give you any prices for the materials. The idea is that anyone could make their own styrofoam cutter, adapting the tutorial...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 06:44:51 PDT
SAMSUNG HE Washer Front Door Seal Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/SAMSUNG-HE-Washer-Front-Door-Seal-Replacement/
SAMSUNG HE Washer Front Door Seal Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/XWTN/HQMKWRKG/FXXXWTNHQMKWRKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/XWTN/HQMKWRKG/FXXXWTNHQMKWRKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/XWTN/HQMKWRKG/FXXXWTNHQMKWRKG.SMALL.jpg badjer1 My 3 year old Samsung HE washer developed a door seal leak at the bottom of the gasket basically from flexure from the door window. After a call to their service hotline and finding out the "estimate" for the repair would be near $300.00 USD, I resorted to my own plan and purchased a new seal for $...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 13:13:15 PST
how to ride a dirt bike (start it and shift gears) http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-ride-a-dirt-bike-start-it-and-shift-gears/
how to ride a dirt bike (start it and shift gears) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/4V4E/I24LWWWA/F844V4EI24LWWWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/4V4E/I24LWWWA/F844V4EI24LWWWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/4V4E/I24LWWWA/F844V4EI24LWWWA.SMALL.jpg papi56 how to ride a dirtbike Step 1, get on the bike , pull in the cluth (left side of handle bars) Step 3, open kick starter (rights side of bike) Step 4, kick down kick starter while holding the clutch Step 5, now the bike should be on Step 6, next while holding the clutch use th...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 07:20:45 PST
Modify a Tomahawk http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-a-Tomahawk/
Modify a Tomahawk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/11AK/GD2JCC7Q/FFY11AKGD2JCC7Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/11AK/GD2JCC7Q/FFY11AKGD2JCC7Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/11AK/GD2JCC7Q/FFY11AKGD2JCC7Q.SMALL.jpg Rob O So I bought a mass market tomahawk the other day.  I'd always wanted one, then stumbled across a website and discovered they were really affordable.  About $30 shipped.  And several different styles to choose from.  I chose a 'Cold Steel Trail Hawk.'  It came in the mail and I was shocked at how B...
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Mon, 23 Aug 2010 22:33:03 PDT
3D Head Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Head-Lamp/
3D Head Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/DR95/IJBU18P0/FITDR95IJBU18P0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/DR95/IJBU18P0/FITDR95IJBU18P0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/DR95/IJBU18P0/FITDR95IJBU18P0.SMALL.jpg FSLASER You will need:Wood 1/8"Acrylic 1/8"LED Strip 4"BatterySoldering IronSwitchSolderGlue Laser cut Begin by laser cutting your pieces.We're using the FSL Hobby Laser.The "Base" file includes two parts. This will make the solid and the hollow pieces to stack. Cut along the red lines and engrave on t...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 10:54:09 PST
Sharpen a push reel mower http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpen-a-push-reel-mower/
Sharpen a push reel mower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/J4MZ/HI3TKDED/F3RJ4MZHI3TKDED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/J4MZ/HI3TKDED/F3RJ4MZHI3TKDED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/J4MZ/HI3TKDED/F3RJ4MZHI3TKDED.SMALL.jpg marc.cryan Easier than it looks -- in fact looking at the pictures I am having trouble figuring out exactly what I did.... however it did work, so here we go! Here is a video of the mower cutting grass once it is all sharp. Video: http://youtu.be/88t7O6gG5YA Basics A push reel mower is like scissors,...
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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 19:38:18 PDT
Wooden Lunchbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Lunchbox/
Wooden Lunchbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/2MFC/IM6JBBT8/FR92MFCIM6JBBT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/2MFC/IM6JBBT8/FR92MFCIM6JBBT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/2MFC/IM6JBBT8/FR92MFCIM6JBBT8.SMALL.jpg FlahertyS For the better part of a year, I had been carrying my lunch into work in a plastic grocery bag. This would not do so I started looking into lunch boxes that would fit my style, and being unable to find anything I liked online, I decided to make my own... After all, everything is better when its mad...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 23:31:30 PDT
Make a Simple Inrō http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Simple-Inrō/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:47:00 PDT
Flight-case Toolbox and Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Flight-case-Toolbox-and-Workstation/
Flight-case Toolbox and Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/VU9Q/IO1OXTMV/FQAVU9QIO1OXTMV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/VU9Q/IO1OXTMV/FQAVU9QIO1OXTMV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/VU9Q/IO1OXTMV/FQAVU9QIO1OXTMV.SMALL.jpg Robb My toolbox is an expression of my making practice. It has developed over the past 5 years as my needs and abilities have changed as a fabricator and artist. Some of the tools are specific to the kind of work I generally do, which is usually a blend of mechanical and electronic. It includes LEDs, a e...
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Wed, 11 May 2016 00:08:53 PDT
Toolshed http://www.instructables.com/id/Toolshed/
Toolshed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/7IWD/INYS5UVW/FAV7IWDINYS5UVW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/7IWD/INYS5UVW/FAV7IWDINYS5UVW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/7IWD/INYS5UVW/FAV7IWDINYS5UVW.SMALL.jpg Floyd Holland Last year I started building a tool shed in my garden. I needed a storage place for my lumber, wastecontainers, lawnmower and other stuff like that. After some planning and drawing (in google sketchup) I came up with a typical Dutch design called a 'kapschuur' that features a little overhang. I made...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 12:17:56 PDT
How To Hide a Wall Wart Transformer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hide-a-Wall-Wart-Transformer/
How To Hide a Wall Wart Transformer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/8IPS/INM7KH7X/FED8IPSINM7KH7X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/8IPS/INM7KH7X/FED8IPSINM7KH7X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/8IPS/INM7KH7X/FED8IPSINM7KH7X.SMALL.jpg dave5201 In the last 20 years our homes have become inundated with "wall warts," the small to not-so-small electric transformers for everything from powering our computer printers to recharging our iPads. Behind our TV, there are at least four of them attached to devices such as the cable box or my wireless ...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:58:12 PDT
Make your own clay-sculpting loop tools-revised version (updated 7 Sept 09) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-clay-sculpting-loop-tools/
Make your own clay-sculpting loop tools-revised version (updated 7 Sept 09) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/5ER4/FVTVXJKR/FT45ER4FVTVXJKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/5ER4/FVTVXJKR/FT45ER4FVTVXJKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/5ER4/FVTVXJKR/FT45ER4FVTVXJKR.SMALL.jpg stuartbray Sculpting tools are essential kit for sculpting in clay or oil based clays such as plasteline (a high grade plasticine), wax or chavant. Usually, there are two main kinds of sculpting tools-the stick-like variety which usually are used for adding material, and loops which are used for taking away....
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Thu, 11 Jun 2009 13:33:52 PDT
Coil and Spark plug replacement 2001 Volvo S40 http://www.instructables.com/id/Coil-and-Spark-plug-replacement-2001-Volvo-S40/
Coil and Spark plug replacement 2001 Volvo S40 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7J91/GZ0MMDYC/F217J91GZ0MMDYC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7J91/GZ0MMDYC/F217J91GZ0MMDYC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7J91/GZ0MMDYC/F217J91GZ0MMDYC.SMALL.jpg BradMartinson My Volvo S40 was hesitating under acceleration, especially up hills.  It seemed like the transmission was slipping; it turned out to be a much simpler problem - one of the coils was failing.  This was revealed thru an OBD scan, and the Internets confirmed this is a common problem from this era of Vo...
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Thu, 15 Mar 2012 18:50:06 PDT
Highly Versatile Soda Blaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Highly-Versatile-Soda-Blaster/
Highly Versatile Soda Blaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/G8A5/HW4OG4XG/F33G8A5HW4OG4XG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/G8A5/HW4OG4XG/F33G8A5HW4OG4XG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/G8A5/HW4OG4XG/F33G8A5HW4OG4XG.SMALL.jpg naw2983 This Instructable is going to show you how to make a Highly Versatile Soda Blaster that you can use with different types of abrasives such as baking soda, blasting media, and sand or different combinations of these abrasives depending on your need. For those of you who aren't quite sure what what a ...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 05:32:03 PDT
Beer Can Models... http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Can-Models/
Beer Can Models... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/NYTH/FW5H3LHG/F06NYTHFW5H3LHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/NYTH/FW5H3LHG/F06NYTHFW5H3LHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/NYTH/FW5H3LHG/F06NYTHFW5H3LHG.SMALL.jpg jdman This is a fun little challenge for those who like to solve problems as they construct something out of nothing. The basic raw material used is a beer can, but any soda can will do. Beer comes in 16 ounce cans which allows for some larger pieces to work with. I like to make my models powered so I am ...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2009 14:56:20 PDT