Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:15:12 PST BLOX v1.01 The Multi-Axis Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Multi-Angle-Camera-Mount/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:02:49 PST
Handheld Car Wash http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-Car-Wash/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:38:49 PST
Personalized Wooden Key Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Personalized-Key-Organizer/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:46:55 PST
DIY Plexibender + lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Plexibender-lamp/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 04:05:14 PST
Cast an Aluminum Slingshot! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-an-Aluminum-Slingshot/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:09:24 PST
Real Hoverboard Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Hoverboard-Hovercraft/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 22:09:15 PST
Spray can rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-can-rack/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:52:14 PST
How to keep a house plant alive http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-keep-a-house-plant-alive/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2009 18:04:58 PST
The Camera Track and Boom System http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Camera-Track-and-Boom-System/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:33:04 PST
How To Make Napkin Rings From Silverware (Square or Round) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Napkin-Rings-From-Silverware-Square-or/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 08:24:37 PST
Double-wide Altoids Project Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-wide-Altoids-Project-Tin/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:56:59 PST
Wooden Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Fire-Pit/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:32:30 PST
Light Your Drill / Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Your-Drill-Mill/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:14:38 PST
DIY Sand Blaster $50 in an hour http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sand-Blaster-50-in-an-hour/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:23:45 PST
Night Stand with Locking Secret Hidden Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Stand-with-Locking-Secret-Hidden-Drawer/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 19:09:31 PST
Futuristic Space Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Futuristic-Space-Door/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 22:36:47 PST
Swing Light: a self-powered glowing swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Swing-Light-a-self-powered-glowing-swing/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 23:59:18 PST
How to make a black locust bow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-black-locust-bow/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 07:10:34 PST
Easy And Awesome Pallet Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-And-Awesome-Pallet-Shelf/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:57:08 PST
Make your Scooter/ Motorcycle Headlight Brighter by 80% http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-Scooter-Motorcycle-Headlight-Brighter-by/
Make your Scooter/ Motorcycle Headlight Brighter by 80% - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/H2XX/I3KBY9NV/FMWH2XXI3KBY9NV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/H2XX/I3KBY9NV/FMWH2XXI3KBY9NV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/H2XX/I3KBY9NV/FMWH2XXI3KBY9NV.SMALL.jpg bhvm I have this Lil' Scooter named Honda Activa.And like most other 2 wheelers, It has so called "Headlights" that are dim as candles.Stay with me and you'll learn how its easy to make them very bright and for not much. The culprit Most of the people might be thinking that the weak link for poor illu...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 20:48:16 PST
SABER SAW TO SCROLL SAW http://www.instructables.com/id/SABER-SAW-TO-JIGSAW/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:32:51 PST
Venturi Vacuum Press - Taking Wood to a New Dimension http://www.instructables.com/id/Venturi-Vacuum-Press-Taking-Wood-to-a-New-Dimensio/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 17:32:43 PST
Pallet Shelves. no big tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Shelves-no-big-tools/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 14:25:48 PST
MFC: Sustainable Energy Source http://www.instructables.com/id/MFC-Sustainable-Energy-Source/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:44:32 PST
Walnut Breakfast Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-Breakfast-Table/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 10:25:45 PST
Wall Bacon http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Bacon/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:28:15 PST
Miter Saw Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Miter-Saw-Cart/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:47:28 PST
Woodworking How To Use 4 Basic Saws http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworking-How-To-Use-4-Basic-Saws/
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Sat, 14 Sep 2013 14:50:14 PDT
Reviving an AutoDarkening Welding Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Reviving-an-AutoDarkening-Welding-Helmet/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:56:43 PST
Last years Chrismas tree/This years ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Last-years-Chrismas-treeThis-years-ornament/
Last years Chrismas tree/This years ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/WNFA/I3H4TRDG/FH4WNFAI3H4TRDG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/WNFA/I3H4TRDG/FH4WNFAI3H4TRDG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/WNFA/I3H4TRDG/FH4WNFAI3H4TRDG.SMALL.jpg dalegribble Materials and tools This instructable was merely a dream 11 months ago when I was preparing my Christmas tree to be a crappie bed. Hope you enjoyA 14" piece of Leland Cyprus Bandsaw Lathe Drill press 80,110,&220 grit sandpaper Varnish Chop and shape I wanted to make a non traditional spin...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:56:03 PST
Gripping Threaded Rod http://www.instructables.com/id/Gripping-Threaded-Rod/
Gripping Threaded Rod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/F8OE/I3H7BNEU/FBWF8OEI3H7BNEU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/F8OE/I3H7BNEU/FBWF8OEI3H7BNEU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/F8OE/I3H7BNEU/FBWF8OEI3H7BNEU.SMALL.jpg notingkool This is a simple trick to hold threaded rod in the vise or in the lathe chuck.Este es un simple truco para agarrar varilla roscada en la morsa o en el plato del torno. Step 1 You need one or two (depending on how you want to hold the rod) nuts of the same thread of your rod. On each nut make a cu...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 22:29:34 PST
Phone Scanning & Photo Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Scanning-Photo-Stand/
Phone Scanning & Photo Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/DIFI/I3H79HY3/FQ9DIFII3H79HY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/DIFI/I3H79HY3/FQ9DIFII3H79HY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/DIFI/I3H79HY3/FQ9DIFII3H79HY3.SMALL.jpg mfcarpino Mobile phones have become a versatile & powerful tool for doing many different things. I have been using mine as a scanner. With many apps you can "scan" your documents, receipts, contracts in order to have a electronic version. To make it easier I built a stand that would hold my phone at the ri...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:55:53 PST
Bow-style bread knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Bow-style-bread-knife/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:51:21 PST
Star Trek Pin! from a Nickel and a Copper Pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-Pin-from-a-Nickel-and-a-Copper-Pipe/
Star Trek Pin! from a Nickel and a Copper Pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/Q3GA/I3H78P8G/FCXQ3GAI3H78P8G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/Q3GA/I3H78P8G/FCXQ3GAI3H78P8G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/Q3GA/I3H78P8G/FCXQ3GAI3H78P8G.SMALL.jpg BiscuitMaker Recently I've been learning lots of skills from all other authors here. Special thanks to one of my favorites, Mrballeng, who deserves much of the credit for the methods I've used. This instructable is kind of a mashup of his teardrop pendant and copper rocket locket. I've been pleased with the resu...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 13:17:35 PST
HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Concrete-Fire-Pit/
HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete Fire Pit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/JSV2/I3KBPK6D/FKBJSV2I3KBPK6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/JSV2/I3KBPK6D/FKBJSV2I3KBPK6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/JSV2/I3KBPK6D/FKBJSV2I3KBPK6D.SMALL.jpg homemademodern This modern concrete fire pit can be built over a single weekend and is a great centerpiece for outdoor entertaining. This isn't a difficult project, but it's time consuming and labor intensive. Concrete fireplaces and fire pits should be constructed carefully. When exposed directly to high amounts ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 11:42:59 PST
Dual Axis Transistorized Solar Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Axis-Transistorized-Solar-Tracker/
Dual Axis Transistorized Solar Tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/ERJ0/I3H4VOHF/FUJERJ0I3H4VOHF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/ERJ0/I3H4VOHF/FUJERJ0I3H4VOHF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/ERJ0/I3H4VOHF/FUJERJ0I3H4VOHF.SMALL.jpg petercd This design uses 16 transistors, 8 per board, for the pan and tilt axes. The frame is made from 25mm² aluminium tube joined with 90° Connect-It corner pieces and M6 threaded stainless steel rod is used to rotate both axes.This design was intended to be portable and as such it is mounted on a small s...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:58:21 PST
Thermoelectric Power Generation (TEG) http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoelectric-Power-Generation/
Thermoelectric Power Generation (TEG) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/0G79/I3JZX999/FN30G79I3JZX999.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/0G79/I3JZX999/FN30G79I3JZX999.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/0G79/I3JZX999/FN30G79I3JZX999.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat These videos document my first attempts at generating electricity from a thermoelectric peltier device in 2012. The TEG that I used is a high powered unit able to withstand high temperatures and specially made for electricity generation.In terms of instructions, I dont think many people would want t...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 06:02:37 PST
Customizable Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Flux-Inspired-Customizable-Desk-Lamp/
Customizable Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/WQUC/I3H6W4Z3/FWEWQUCI3H6W4Z3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/WQUC/I3H6W4Z3/FWEWQUCI3H6W4Z3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/WQUC/I3H6W4Z3/FWEWQUCI3H6W4Z3.SMALL.jpg mrconnoranderson This instructable will guide you through the necessary steps of creating a smart desk lamp, which can connect to the internet, respond to touch, and can adjust its color and brightness. Don't feel that you have to follow the machining steps super rigidly as the lamp can ideally fit whatever form its...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 20:32:11 PST
Improvised Safety Guard for Rotary Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvised-Guard-for-Rotary-Tool/
Improvised Safety Guard for Rotary Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/SL28/I3GXBIT0/F2NSL28I3GXBIT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/SL28/I3GXBIT0/F2NSL28I3GXBIT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/SL28/I3GXBIT0/F2NSL28I3GXBIT0.SMALL.jpg notingkool I recently had to cut a long groove into a stainless steel tube, and because I had to watch closely to see where I was cutting, I wanted to add some extra protection, just in case the cutting disc broke.Cutting deep and long grooves is quite dangerous, any bad movement could brake the disc, and high...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:49:12 PST
Pallet table (UPDATE!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-table-8/
Pallet table (UPDATE!!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/F6VJ/I3OFNMZ5/F35F6VJI3OFNMZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/F6VJ/I3OFNMZ5/F35F6VJI3OFNMZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/F6VJ/I3OFNMZ5/F35F6VJI3OFNMZ5.SMALL.jpg nenieh DON'T GORGET TO VOTE FOR ME IN THE WOOD SECTION!!collect a pallet with small pieces of wood and with straight legs for the tabel.Tools/Material i needed:jig sawmiter saw rule pencil screw glue sander hand planer screw machine drill 1. Top desk Make layer 1 first.The outside length is 80 cm.You ca...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 23:28:39 PST
Replica T80 Battle Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Replica-T80-Battle-Tank/
Replica T80 Battle Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/XODI/I3GX6QBI/F3SXODII3GX6QBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/XODI/I3GX6QBI/F3SXODII3GX6QBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/XODI/I3GX6QBI/F3SXODII3GX6QBI.SMALL.jpg 8bitwood Tanks are cool. This is a fact. The Russian T80 is one of the coolest tanks ever made....so I decided to make a replica!Here's the thing about this project...it took about 9 months of daily work...there were so many individual decisions/steps that it would be impossible to detail everything I did....
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:45:10 PST
PALLET SAFETY http://www.instructables.com/id/PALLET-SAFETY/
PALLET SAFETY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/4F1H/I3H4Q1FO/FKT4F1HI3H4Q1FO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/4F1H/I3H4Q1FO/FKT4F1HI3H4Q1FO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/4F1H/I3H4Q1FO/FKT4F1HI3H4Q1FO.SMALL.jpg abeaule I personally love using Pallets for projects. Many people do, but it is very important to know what you are using. Pallets are sometimes treated with very powerful chemicals. So here I will show you what to look for when getting pallets to make sure they are safe for reuse. Feel free to link this in...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 05:27:37 PST
Numechron digital clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Numechron-digital-clock/
Numechron digital clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/J5Y3/I3H4O4TQ/FAOJ5Y3I3H4O4TQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/J5Y3/I3H4O4TQ/FAOJ5Y3I3H4O4TQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/J5Y3/I3H4O4TQ/FAOJ5Y3I3H4O4TQ.SMALL.jpg DickB1 My Numechron Digital Clock design was inspired by the Pennwood Model 1364 digital clock. Clocks of this type originated in the 1930s, and were built for many years by the Pennwood and Lawson companies in many different wood, metal, and plastic case styles. I really liked the Art Deco style of the Mo...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 17:25:42 PST
pallet xmas tree http://www.instructables.com/id/pallet-xmas-tree/
pallet xmas tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/J340/I3GX56TR/F3IJ340I3GX56TR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/J340/I3GX56TR/F3IJ340I3GX56TR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/J340/I3GX56TR/F3IJ340I3GX56TR.SMALL.jpg BristolCaretaker So this is my first attempt at an ible after lots of reading and doing of some little projects so please be kind! As with most people I''ve taken some great ideas off here and tweaked them for my own circumstance and after seeing a few pallet xmas trees on here I'd thought I'd give it a go and see w...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 07:42:02 PST
Signal-Blocking Glove Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Signal-Blocking-Glove-Box/
Signal-Blocking Glove Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/QR4Q/I3H6VH3X/FHEQR4QI3H6VH3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/QR4Q/I3H6VH3X/FHEQR4QI3H6VH3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/QR4Q/I3H6VH3X/FHEQR4QI3H6VH3X.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Imagine you're headed out on a big road trip with your favorite songs blasting on the radio and a cool breeze is blowing in through the window. You've finally found peace... until your cellphone begins to ring. Sure, you could've turned it off, or maybe even taken out the battery (if the manufactu...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:40:40 PST
DIY Kitchen Cabinet Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kitchen-Cabinet-Makeover/
DIY Kitchen Cabinet Makeover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/F1KG/I3BHL8ZA/F1EF1KGI3BHL8ZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/F1KG/I3BHL8ZA/F1EF1KGI3BHL8ZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/F1KG/I3BHL8ZA/F1EF1KGI3BHL8ZA.SMALL.jpg cobryant I have two beautiful children that I love to photograph (even if I stink at it), but every time I took a photo in the kitchen I would feel it was too busy or just not complimentary. Not to mention that my kitchen would look cluttered and less than its best, even after I just scrubbed it from top to...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:24:31 PST
How to Build Long Boards From a Maple Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Long-Boards-From-a-Maple-Tree/
How to Build Long Boards From a Maple Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/WUIF/I3GUJ9J9/FTCWUIFI3GUJ9J9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/WUIF/I3GUJ9J9/FTCWUIFI3GUJ9J9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/WUIF/I3GUJ9J9/FTCWUIFI3GUJ9J9.SMALL.jpg ehren.linderman Here's a fun project I took on. I'm not a skateboarder, more often than not I'm an advertisement for safety gear when I do try. My brothers on the other hand are really into it, so I took on this project to give them. There is a lot of opportunity to customize or change your design as you work th...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 22:20:43 PST
Tabletop Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Tabletop-Fire-Pit/
Tabletop Fire Pit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/T5ZQ/I3H4MOYT/FV1T5ZQI3H4MOYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/T5ZQ/I3H4MOYT/FV1T5ZQI3H4MOYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/T5ZQ/I3H4MOYT/FV1T5ZQI3H4MOYT.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins There is nothing better after a long day of sledding than returning home to a nice warm fire. As a college student 125 miles from home, that's not the easiest or most feasible option. About a month ago JON-A-TRON posted an amazing Fireplace Coffee Table that so many people (including myself) fell in...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 11:03:26 PST
forged knife from a railroad spike http://www.instructables.com/id/forged-knife-from-a-railroad-spike/
forged knife from a railroad spike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/AF7V/I3DQJWE0/FSWAF7VI3DQJWE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/AF7V/I3DQJWE0/FSWAF7VI3DQJWE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/AF7V/I3DQJWE0/FSWAF7VI3DQJWE0.SMALL.jpg smithy101 today I'll be showing you how to make a knife from a railroad spike. this has been done here before but I have a different process than the one I've seen that you can find here http://m.instructables.com/id/Forged-Railroad-Spike-Knife/ now you may have seen this way before but this other ible is the...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 20:28:25 PST
Pallet Wall for the people who rent their home http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wall-for-the-people-who-rent-their-home/
Pallet Wall for the people who rent their home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/DMIE/I3GUGWQE/F1QDMIEI3GUGWQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/DMIE/I3GUGWQE/F1QDMIEI3GUGWQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/DMIE/I3GUGWQE/F1QDMIEI3GUGWQE.SMALL.jpg MyspaceMessenger I am publishing the idea of faux studs. The pallet wall is just one of many ideas that can utilized with this process. The tutorial will be for the pallet wall because I imagined that the studs can hold all the wood up and still prevent you from putting hundreds of hole in the wall the possibilities...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:58:14 PST