Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:12:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 The CoreConduit - Modular Arduino Hydroponics Garden Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/The-CoreConduit-Hydroponics-Modular-Arduino-Garden/
The CoreConduit - Modular Arduino Hydroponics Garden Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/0RQP/I7VQLOB0/FFG0RQPI7VQLOB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/0RQP/I7VQLOB0/FFG0RQPI7VQLOB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/0RQP/I7VQLOB0/FFG0RQPI7VQLOB0.SMALL.jpg bitsandbots A garden controller helps us to manage the environment by controlling fans, heaters, lights, pumps, and notifying us when the garden needs our attention. I want to make it easier for you to grow plants of your choosing at home by providing you with a conduit to your plants. I've done a lot of resea...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 09:58:03 PDT
Lathe tools on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-tools-on-the-cheap/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:35:53 PDT
BIG Disk Sander: Build, Use and Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/BIG-Disk-Sander-Build-Use-and-Tips/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:59:17 PDT
Dirt Cheap Froe http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Cheap-Froe/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:44:14 PDT
Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stand-7/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:30:00 PDT
Extension Cord Reel http://www.instructables.com/id/Extension-Cord-Reel/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:33:07 PDT
Acrobat Cable Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrobat-Cable-Cam/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:08:50 PDT
Zelda Pixel Art Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-Pixel-Art-Coffee-Table/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:54:21 PDT
Solar Shrub http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Shrub/
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Fri, 27 Jul 2012 06:33:31 PDT
Comic Callout Door Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Callout-Door-Sign/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 06:04:59 PDT
Making a durable decal on metal with lazertran. http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-durable-decal-on-metal-with-lazertran/
Making a durable decal on metal with lazertran. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/ET4N/I7SVURBI/F6YET4NI7SVURBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/ET4N/I7SVURBI/F6YET4NI7SVURBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/ET4N/I7SVURBI/F6YET4NI7SVURBI.SMALL.jpg clacktronics-uk Lazertran is an excellent way of producing decals for enclosures because it naturally provides a hard wearing transparent finish onto metal surfaces. It gives a finish comparable to screen printing whilst being just as economical and flexible for ‘one-offs’ as printing images onto photo paper.Whi...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 09:41:34 PDT
My Composting Toilet http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Composting-Toilet/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:51:26 PDT
How To Bring Old Hand Drill Back To Life http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Bring-Old-Hand-Drill-Back-To-Life/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:17:12 PDT
Speaker to Desktop Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Speaker-to-Desktop-Lamp/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:33:19 PDT
Tapping Machine / Apocalypse Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Tapping-Machine-Apocalypse-Drill-Press/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:32:24 PDT
2x4 - Pallet - Medical Backboard : Made Into a Riverboard WakeBoard Longboard Or Surfboard http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Pallet-Medical-Backboard-Made-Into-a-Riverboar/
2x4 - Pallet - Medical Backboard : Made Into a Riverboard WakeBoard Longboard Or Surfboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/O5QX/I7RGBIJG/FT4O5QXI7RGBIJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/O5QX/I7RGBIJG/FT4O5QXI7RGBIJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/O5QX/I7RGBIJG/FT4O5QXI7RGBIJG.SMALL.jpg ️Roy Glen Gilliam I've been tossing ideas to employees at an ambulance service I work at. This is one idea that we are going to make. We have Bayous all around our city (that is why they call it Bayou City). Our company has combined with 2 other services & the 3rd one has gone out of business last year. We have lots ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:40:48 PDT
making a fiberglass air scoop http://www.instructables.com/id/making-a-fiberglass-air-scoop/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:36:39 PDT
How I installed vinyl on my buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-installed-vinyl-on-my-buggy/
How I installed vinyl on my buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QN9P/I7MXY998/F2GQN9PI7MXY998.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz it all started because riding without padding on the bars you rest your arm on was uncomfortable. first decide what color vinyl, I chose red and black obviously. now start measuring and planning. I used all measurements for the armrests and upper headrests ... also I installed zippers so that I...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:31:02 PDT
How To Make CNC Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-CNC-Furniture/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:44:57 PDT
Cedar Log Wood Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Log-Wood-Bowl/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:00:18 PDT
Pallet Wood Treasure Chest - From Ugly to Beauty http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Treasure-Chest-From-Ugly-to-Beauty/
Pallet Wood Treasure Chest - From Ugly to Beauty - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/T40W/I7RG935R/FBKT40WI7RG935R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/T40W/I7RG935R/FBKT40WI7RG935R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/T40W/I7RG935R/FBKT40WI7RG935R.SMALL.jpg t0mm0t A couple of days ago while I was doing some stuff in the workshop, suddenly this ugly looking wood block from an old pallet striked my eye. But in my view it wasn't ugly at all. It had a clear vision of it, what it would look like with a little passion and even more elbow grease. So I saved this sma...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:25:21 PDT
3D Printed Dowelling Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Dowelling-Jig/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:12:52 PDT
Dirt Cheap Forge http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Cheap-Forge/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:21:51 PDT
Forked Claw Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Forked-Claw-Hammer/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:10:19 PDT
Splitting black locust logs with wedges http://www.instructables.com/id/splitting-big-black-locust-logs-with-wedges/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 18:16:26 PDT
Rebuilding a service jack power unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-service-jack-power-unit/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:04:08 PDT
Flattening Warped Veneer and Pimping Your Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Flattening-Warped-Veneer-and-Pimping-Your-Phone/
Flattening Warped Veneer and Pimping Your Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/ZGBM/I7OLFZK6/FQDZGBMI7OLFZK6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/ZGBM/I7OLFZK6/FQDZGBMI7OLFZK6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/ZGBM/I7OLFZK6/FQDZGBMI7OLFZK6.SMALL.jpg Switch and Lever Link in case video don't show up: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJXxRo-36n0Veneer is a really fun material to work with, regardless if you're doing marquetry or using it for other kinds of crafting. However, often enough you'll find veneer that you intend to use being bubbly, curved, warped or oth...
By: Switch and Lever

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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:23:49 PDT
Rebuild a steering wheel with wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuild-a-steering-whell-with-wood/
Rebuild a steering wheel with wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/49CB/I7MXBECH/F7Z49CBI7MXBECH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/49CB/I7MXBECH/F7Z49CBI7MXBECH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/49CB/I7MXBECH/F7Z49CBI7MXBECH.SMALL.jpg Stefano DV The goal of this project is to improve my 1996 Toyota Land Cruiser steering wheel aspect.The original steering wheel is covered by leather and painted with a specific gray paint. Unfortunately after 150.000 Km the paint start to ruin. The first idea was to replace the whole steering wheel whit an af...
By: Stefano DV

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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 07:37:10 PDT
mini jet engine http://www.instructables.com/id/mini-jet-engine/
mini jet engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/0GUC/I7MX446L/F7B0GUCI7MX446L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/0GUC/I7MX446L/F7B0GUCI7MX446L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/0GUC/I7MX446L/F7B0GUCI7MX446L.SMALL.jpg gkumar22 hi..I m Gourav ....I have been searching a lot for plans to make a mini jet.....but not much help..so here I m ....finding my own way....I made a jet engine out of some scrap....it uses liquid petrol as fuel.....and it worked in the first try.....I'll try to explain every step with pics....so letz b...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:03:49 PDT
Simple Bottle Cutting Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bottle-Cutting-Jig/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 18:52:53 PDT
Epic homemade adjustable stilts! http://www.instructables.com/id/Epic-homemade-adjustable-stilts/
Epic homemade adjustable stilts! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/19UY/I7KB7F9O/FA219UYI7KB7F9O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/19UY/I7KB7F9O/FA219UYI7KB7F9O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/19UY/I7KB7F9O/FA219UYI7KB7F9O.SMALL.jpg Alaric Loftus Hi all, today I am going to take a shot at my first Instructable, so here we go! It all started a week before a science field trip to Payne's Prairie so we could walk the La Chua Trail. While my science teacher told us about the trail, I had an idea so I raised my hand and asked, "Would it be okay i...
By: Alaric Loftus

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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 21:38:39 PDT
Pallet Handle Hammer Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Handle-Hammer-Restoration/
Pallet Handle Hammer Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/7NLA/I7N60507/FTQ7NLAI7N60507.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/7NLA/I7N60507/FTQ7NLAI7N60507.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/7NLA/I7N60507/FTQ7NLAI7N60507.SMALL.jpg ClenseYourPallet I love instructables! I think one of the best parts of this site is the inspiration that it gives me to create and dream up new projects. This is one of those projects... So I saw the tool contest and I knew that I wanted to do something. I didn't really have any time to create my own tool because m...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:32:10 PDT
Bracelet with copper plate in wood or in leather http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuff-bracelet-with-copper-plate-in-wood-or-in-leat/
Bracelet with copper plate in wood or in leather - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/X8GT/I7Q0U764/FSPX8GTI7Q0U764.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/X8GT/I7Q0U764/FSPX8GTI7Q0U764.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/X8GT/I7Q0U764/FSPX8GTI7Q0U764.SMALL.jpg Amaries When I made some copper pendants (see link below) I wanted to combine them with a bracelet. The next question was whether the bracelet should be made of wood or leather. A difficult decision.... I couldn’t choose so I made both. In this instructable I will show you how. I am not a professional and t...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:05:35 PDT
Disc sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Disc-sander/
Disc sander - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/2FMT/I7N60WT6/FKM2FMTI7N60WT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/2FMT/I7N60WT6/FKM2FMTI7N60WT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/2FMT/I7N60WT6/FKM2FMTI7N60WT6.SMALL.jpg torx After using for years my laptop as flexible disc Sander through a supplied accessory, and securing it temporarily "a little here and a little there, I decided to DIY a disc sander fixing all recovery materials, to cost almost 0. Before going in the description it is necessary to make a ...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:38:44 PDT
Garden love seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-love-seat/
Garden love seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/W26K/I7MX4OLE/FV6W26KI7MX4OLE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/W26K/I7MX4OLE/FV6W26KI7MX4OLE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/W26K/I7MX4OLE/FV6W26KI7MX4OLE.SMALL.jpg dezine This slatted garden bench makes the perfect love seat for a garden. It's very easy to make. YOU WILL NEED:1 of 900 x 900mm 16mm marine plywood*7 of 20 x 94mm PAR pine - cut to 1040mm length12 of 20 x 69mm PAR pine - 3 cut to 1000mm length - 9 cut to 1040mm length5 x 50mm cut screwsWood glueWoo...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:57:40 PDT
Drill Bit Cabinet w/ French Cleat http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Bit-Cabinet-w-French-Cleat/
Drill Bit Cabinet w/ French Cleat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/V1R4/I7MX3MPU/FAYV1R4I7MX3MPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/V1R4/I7MX3MPU/FAYV1R4I7MX3MPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/V1R4/I7MX3MPU/FAYV1R4I7MX3MPU.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This project is all about organization. I never realized how many drill bits I really had around until I thought I should build something to organize them to be right near my drill press. That said this project is really about trying to fit things in as small a space as you can. It could be art supp...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 08:48:30 PDT
What to do with a dead microwave! http://www.instructables.com/id/What-to-do-with-a-dead-microwave/
What to do with a dead microwave! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/KYOV/I7L6TOOB/F3OKYOVI7L6TOOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/KYOV/I7L6TOOB/F3OKYOVI7L6TOOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/KYOV/I7L6TOOB/F3OKYOVI7L6TOOB.SMALL.jpg jscanlan "There's ceramic magnets in them there hills!!!"It has a some electronics that are worth salvaging, but the real treasure is the 2 fairly powerful ring magnets in the magnetron. It takes a bit of work to get them but they are worth the trouble. NOTES: 1 The magnets are fairly brittle do not try to ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 20:53:45 PDT
Building my Tiny House Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-my-Tiny-House-Door/
Building my Tiny House Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/YT6K/I7KBBB7Z/FUHYT6KI7KBBB7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/YT6K/I7KBBB7Z/FUHYT6KI7KBBB7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/YT6K/I7KBBB7Z/FUHYT6KI7KBBB7Z.SMALL.jpg gunguru My wife and I are in the process of building a tiny house and one of the things that was going to be an extreme expense ..................... a custom front door!! Most don't know but a tiny door comes with big problems? First, you can't just go to HomeDepot and buy a door that fits in any size roug...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:18:46 PDT
DIY Coin Leveler http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Coin-Leveler/
DIY Coin Leveler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/3D55/I7KB74RX/FG13D55I7KB74RX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/3D55/I7KB74RX/FG13D55I7KB74RX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/3D55/I7KB74RX/FG13D55I7KB74RX.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Picture this, you are planing to move to your new apartment, and once you move you will come across a herculean task of arranging your picture frames on your newly painted wall with out making a mess! like the last time where you had to drill multiple holes in the wall to arrange your frames. In add...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:40:28 PDT
Under Kitchen Cabinet LED Strip Lights for Under $30.00! http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Kitchen-Cabinet-LED-Strip-Lights-for-Under-3/
Under Kitchen Cabinet LED Strip Lights for Under $30.00! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TOLZ/I7KB72O6/FP2TOLZI7KB72O6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TOLZ/I7KB72O6/FP2TOLZI7KB72O6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TOLZ/I7KB72O6/FP2TOLZI7KB72O6.SMALL.jpg Tom Hargrave I lit up my kitchen counter top with modern LED lighting for just over $20.00. My exact cost was $20.62 ($7.63 + $12.99) because I had everything else laying around. You can do yours for less than $30.00 depending on what donor parts you already have laying around!Here is what I used:12 VDC 2 Amp Un...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 20:06:50 PDT
Fireplace insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Fireplace-insert/
Fireplace insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/JGHU/I7L6PYNT/F79JGHUI7L6PYNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/JGHU/I7L6PYNT/F79JGHUI7L6PYNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/JGHU/I7L6PYNT/F79JGHUI7L6PYNT.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Now that Spring is upon us it's time to make the fireplace more attractive and cover that dark gaping opening since it's not going to be in use, and seal up that drafty chimney while we're at it. Make a fireplace insert that looks like cut logs to hide your fireplace opening when not in use. This in...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:06:27 PDT
Tune Up Your Lawn Mower! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tune-Up-Your-Lawn-Mower/
Tune Up Your Lawn Mower! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/8KCV/I7KB6AXL/FI78KCVI7KB6AXL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/8KCV/I7KB6AXL/FI78KCVI7KB6AXL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/8KCV/I7KB6AXL/FI78KCVI7KB6AXL.SMALL.jpg seamster Keeping your lawn mower in prime condition year-to-year is ridiculously easy, and only requires a few basic steps.Read on my friend, and then get out there and tune up your lawn mower! Basic supplies There are some basic supplies you'll need to purchase, which are as follows: New air filterNew sp...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:04:58 PDT
XYZen Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/XYZen-Garden/
XYZen Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LBRY/I7L6PNKX/FOCLBRYI7L6PNKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LBRY/I7L6PNKX/FOCLBRYI7L6PNKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LBRY/I7L6PNKX/FOCLBRYI7L6PNKX.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON In our hectic modern lives, there's no escape from constant connectivity and goal pursuit. The X-Y-Zen Garden demands concentration, giving you no choice but to focus on the here and now. It consists of a wooden base, a custom wooden pulley system, brass tubing, and some brass hardware that all come...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:22:36 PDT
Steampunk themed propeller ceiling fan. http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-propeller-ceiling-fan/
Steampunk themed propeller ceiling fan. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7012/I7LQIAO9/FDP7012I7LQIAO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7012/I7LQIAO9/FDP7012I7LQIAO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7012/I7LQIAO9/FDP7012I7LQIAO9.SMALL.jpg SolarB My children gave me a 6’ replica Sopwith propeller for Fathersday and by a happy coincidence we needed a ceiling fan for the conservatory. A wood burner heats the conservatory in the winter but the air could really do with circulating.Never having designed anything like this before it took me a whil...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:14:30 PDT
Multi-Tool Flip-Top Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Tool-Flip-Top-Table/
Multi-Tool Flip-Top Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/GD0M/I7KB63JB/FJTGD0MI7KB63JB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/GD0M/I7KB63JB/FJTGD0MI7KB63JB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/GD0M/I7KB63JB/FJTGD0MI7KB63JB.SMALL.jpg kentdvm Building a flip-top table is great way to save shop space. Building 3 flip-tops as one long table is even better. This project started with an 7' long 2" diameter steel shaft I've had lying around the shop for years. Since I didn't want to cut the solid shaft (because that sounds like work), I si...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:52:20 PDT
Plywood mailboxes for apartment building http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-mailboxes-for-apartment-building/
Plywood mailboxes for apartment building - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/K847/I7IJ98S3/FV4K847I7IJ98S3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/K847/I7IJ98S3/FV4K847I7IJ98S3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/K847/I7IJ98S3/FV4K847I7IJ98S3.SMALL.jpg Libahunt This is how I built a set of mailboxes for the apartment building I live in.The house is located in Tallinn and is built in 1920-s or even earlier for renting out the tiny flats.I have no information about the original mailboxes of this house. But apartment buildings from that era usually have woode...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:31:30 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Desk/
Reclaimed Wood Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VJG2/I7L6NDWN/FZ3VJG2I7L6NDWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VJG2/I7L6NDWN/FZ3VJG2I7L6NDWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VJG2/I7L6NDWN/FZ3VJG2I7L6NDWN.SMALL.jpg Jordan Porritt Here is a list of what I used to construct this custom reclaimed wood desk. The desk I built was 8 ft. by 2.5 ft so the materials listed are what I needed for that size. This same concept can apply to whatever size desk or table you would like to build, you will just have to adjust the amounts neede...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 21:25:52 PDT
Dragon Wing Celtic Knot Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Wing-Celtic-Knot-Pendant/
Dragon Wing Celtic Knot Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/D9OG/I7KB5HZV/FO7D9OGI7KB5HZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/D9OG/I7KB5HZV/FO7D9OGI7KB5HZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/D9OG/I7KB5HZV/FO7D9OGI7KB5HZV.SMALL.jpg MissionSRX One of my first wood projects ever was a small carving of a Celtic knot that I pulled from Wood Magazine (Aug 95: Tanglewood Fireball Pendant). At the time I only had access to a scroll saw and a Dremel so it seemed to fit my skills perfectly. Although I went in several different directions with my ...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 18:16:25 PDT
Building Adirondack Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Adirondack-Chairs/
Building Adirondack Chairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/67WW/I7IVQYPD/FAW67WWI7IVQYPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/67WW/I7IVQYPD/FAW67WWI7IVQYPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/67WW/I7IVQYPD/FAW67WWI7IVQYPD.SMALL.jpg jamiergall 7th graders have been using these plans for five years to build Adirondack chairs. These plans are reliable and after as little as three hours of work, you can have an unstained/painted chair! The plans that we are following today can be found through Shaw Creek General Store. Collect Your Suppli...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 11:22:58 PDT
Roof tiles from aluminium cans http://www.instructables.com/id/Roof-tiles-from-aluminium-cans/
Roof tiles from aluminium cans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/PFT2/I7KB2QER/F9FPFT2I7KB2QER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/PFT2/I7KB2QER/F9FPFT2I7KB2QER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/PFT2/I7KB2QER/F9FPFT2I7KB2QER.SMALL.jpg Elliot Lord These are very easy to make tiles that you can use on simple buildings or where you need a covering. you need:Lots of aluminium cans, all the same size.Various pieces of leftover wood to make the mould that they will be pressed in.A few nails and a hammer4 screws and a drillStrong glovesScissorsThis...
By: Elliot Lord

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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 12:23:25 PDT