Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:55:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Convert a MR16 fitting to GU10 fitting! http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-MR16-fitting-to-GU10-fitting/
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 06:29:05 PST
Homemade Thumbscrew http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Thumbscrew/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 17:44:12 PDT
Enhance Your Image when Reverse Laser Engraving on Acrylic Sheet http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhance-Your-Image-when-Reverse-Laser-Engraving-on/
Enhance Your Image when Reverse Laser Engraving on Acrylic Sheet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/X5GC/H71GLXSP/FYMX5GCH71GLXSP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/X5GC/H71GLXSP/FYMX5GCH71GLXSP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/X5GC/H71GLXSP/FYMX5GCH71GLXSP.SMALL.jpg danlandrum I developed this easy way to enhance your high contrast images, laser-engraved onto the back of clear acrylic plastic sheet at Makerplace in San Diego, CA using their 100 watt Hurricane laser. You can engrave any kind of image. For this demonstration I'll use a portrait. What sets this technique apa...
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Fri, 14 Sep 2012 15:29:41 PDT
Make a Back Yard Pergola http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Back-Yard-Pergola/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:04:48 PDT
Turn any nut into a die http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-any-nut-into-a-die/
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Wed, 5 Oct 2011 05:43:34 PDT
How To Glue Up A Wood Table Top http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Glue-Up-A-Wood-Table-Top/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 23:01:31 PST
Wooden Scaffolding Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Scaffolding-Tower/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 05:43:43 PDT
Size Markings for Wrenches and Sockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Size-Markings-for-Wrenches-and-Sockets/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:05:15 PDT
Dramatic Wine Bottle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Dramatic-Wine-Bottle-Lights/
Dramatic Wine Bottle Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/OIUO/IINJFJIU/F4JOIUOIINJFJIU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/OIUO/IINJFJIU/F4JOIUOIINJFJIU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/OIUO/IINJFJIU/F4JOIUOIINJFJIU.SMALL.jpg TheSakariRock Happy Holidays! I hope everyone had a great Christmas and is ready for the new year. If you're a college student on break, like me, and need something to do or forgot to get your parents presents, like me again, then this is a super easy and classy gift to make. In addition, since we just celebrat...
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 16:16:37 PST
How To Secure Your Water Heater Against an Earthquake http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Secure-Your-Water-Heater-Against-an-Earthqu/
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Wed, 30 May 2007 15:33:29 PDT
Auto Rust Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Rust-Repair/
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Sat, 9 May 2009 19:56:18 PDT
Crossbow Plans http://www.instructables.com/id/Crossbow-Plans/
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Fri, 18 Mar 2011 08:52:37 PDT
Gyroscopic Gopro mount/ MotoGP style http://www.instructables.com/id/Gyroscopic-Gopro-mount-MotoGP-style/
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 10:22:00 PDT
Electronics Components Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronics-Components-Storage-1/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:45:14 PDT
DIY Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Coffee-Table-3/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:34:19 PDT
Epoxy River Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Epoxy-River-Coffee-Table/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:01:25 PDT
Puzzle Box - With Changeable Combination http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-With-Changeable-Combination/
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 14:03:32 PDT
DIY Compost Barrel http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Compost-Barrel/
DIY Compost Barrel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/EHYR/ITCHD2F8/F0BEHYRITCHD2F8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/EHYR/ITCHD2F8/F0BEHYRITCHD2F8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/EHYR/ITCHD2F8/F0BEHYRITCHD2F8.SMALL.jpg jddelta Composting......A mixture of decayed or decaying organic matter used to fertilize soil. Compost is usually made by gathering plant material, such as leaves, grass clippings, and vegetable peels, into a pile or bin and letting it decompose as a result of the action of aerobic bacteria, fungi, and oth...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:28:41 PDT
Install a Switched 12v Power Outlet onto your Motorbike - Intro http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-a-Switched-12v-Power-Outlet-onto-your-Moto/
Install a Switched 12v Power Outlet onto your Motorbike - Intro - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/53NS/IDCXDI1Q/F6453NSIDCXDI1Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/53NS/IDCXDI1Q/F6453NSIDCXDI1Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/53NS/IDCXDI1Q/F6453NSIDCXDI1Q.SMALL.jpg lsantillo Motorbikes typically do not come standard with a 12v Power outlet, so charging your phone or GPS can be a pain - Let's fix that shall we!This guide is using a 2011 Suzuki GS500F As an example bike but this guide can be adapted to other motorbikes. It will show you how to install a switched 12v power...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 06:41:19 PDT
Properly Splice Aluminum Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Properly-Splice-Aluminum-Wire/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 03:02:03 PST
How to Remove a Window Regulator on a 1997-2003 Ford Expedition, Ford F-150 and Lincoln Navigator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-a-Window-Regulator-on-a-1997-2003-Fo/
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 08:56:10 PDT
Make your own "Hallmark" stamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Hallmark-stamp/
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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 20:39:50 PST
Making German Dark Aluminum Powder from Foil http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-German-Dark-Aluminum-Powder-from-Foil-1/
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Sat, 24 Nov 2012 12:32:53 PST
"Loulou" lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Loulou-Lamp/
"Loulou" lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/ZEQM/ITCH55N0/FAKZEQMITCH55N0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/ZEQM/ITCH55N0/FAKZEQMITCH55N0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/ZEQM/ITCH55N0/FAKZEQMITCH55N0.SMALL.jpg paolo marinelo This articulated, "steampunk"-style task light was created as proof-of-concept, showing that complex designs can be achieved in a reasonably well-equipped Fablab (3D printer + laser cutting machine).This project is published under a Creative Commons licence (BY-NC-SA), including all modelling files ...
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:30:54 PDT
Convert a Hobie Cat from Sail to Power (Cheap Pontoon Boat) http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Hobie-Cat-From-Sail-to-Power-Cheap-Ponto/
Convert a Hobie Cat from Sail to Power (Cheap Pontoon Boat) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XKVY/ISCBFVPI/FQEXKVYISCBFVPI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XKVY/ISCBFVPI/FQEXKVYISCBFVPI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XKVY/ISCBFVPI/FQEXKVYISCBFVPI.SMALL.jpg OogieMustBoogie This instructable will explain how to create a device to attach a small outboard motor to a Hobie 16 and turn it into a very fun cheap cruising boat... Philosophy Sailing is a great art. Many people see no other way to enjoy the water. The Hobie cat 16 catamaran is a great intermediate sailboat...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:42:42 PDT
Quadcopter repair - motor replace http://www.instructables.com/id/Quadcopter-repair-motor-replace/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 09:47:47 PST
Land Rover Discovery 3 4 Range Rover Sport Air Compressor Hitachi Removal http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Rover-Discovery-3-4-Range-Rover-Sport-Air-Com/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:21:35 PDT
Desk with Built in PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-with-Built-in-PC/
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Fri, 3 Dec 2010 06:54:44 PST
Drum Set Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Drum-Set-Chandelier/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 12:46:53 PDT
Convert A Wire Feed Welder To A Stick Welder http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-A-Wire-Feed-Welder-To-A-Stick-Welder/
Convert A Wire Feed Welder To A Stick Welder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/FI9C/G9NGTKLK/F4FFI9CG9NGTKLK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/FI9C/G9NGTKLK/F4FFI9CG9NGTKLK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/FI9C/G9NGTKLK/F4FFI9CG9NGTKLK.SMALL.jpg EmmettO Disclaimer! This is a potentially hazardous project to undertake. Electrical currents inside a welder can be deadly! If you choose to undertake this project you are doing so at your own risk. Every effort should be made to protect yourself from electrocution. Welders can hold onto an electrical char...
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Wed, 26 May 2010 06:56:42 PDT
Wooden Penny Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Penny-Board/
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 13:07:10 PDT
Simple Sheet Metal Brake: No Welding http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sheet-Metal-Brake-No-Welding/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:27:19 PDT
Intro to Chip Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-Chip-Carving/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 04:37:16 PDT
Plywood (end Grain) Drone Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-end-Grain-Drone-Box/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:25:07 PDT
LED Kitchen Lighting Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Kitchen-Lighting-Rig/
LED Kitchen Lighting Rig - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/XGBH/ITAGNVPD/FYFXGBHITAGNVPD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/XGBH/ITAGNVPD/FYFXGBHITAGNVPD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/XGBH/ITAGNVPD/FYFXGBHITAGNVPD.SMALL.jpg Minnear Knives I remember the day well. It was during a meeting in my corporate job that I found myself looking at the ceiling lights, wondering how they were constructed and whether I could make an equivalent. The lights in my office were quite stylish in extruded aluminium, hanging from the ceiling by stainles...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 03:02:02 PDT
Dead Edge End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dead-Edge-End-Table/
Dead Edge End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/6U36/IT9J6D7G/F026U36IT9J6D7G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/6U36/IT9J6D7G/F026U36IT9J6D7G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/6U36/IT9J6D7G/F026U36IT9J6D7G.SMALL.jpg Grissini Why dead edge? What started out as a live edge end table went horribly wrong and I killed it, that's why. This will be a short tale of this makers journey. I prefer to learn new things than rehash learned skill. This table was a lesson in bending 2" solid walnut by kerf cutting. What is pictured is...
By: Grissini

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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 00:07:17 PDT
45lb Takedown Recurve Bow from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/45lb-Takedown-Recurve-Bow-from-Scratch-1/
45lb Takedown Recurve Bow from Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/91OM/HMMF4ZWA/F7T91OMHMMF4ZWA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/91OM/HMMF4ZWA/F7T91OMHMMF4ZWA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/91OM/HMMF4ZWA/F7T91OMHMMF4ZWA.SMALL.jpg Jaycub    This instructable will be two videos showing how to make a very nice takedown recurve bow from scratch. If you buy one that is professionally made it would normally cost you more than $100. But since you are the type of person who looks at instructables, you should make one yourself if you want o...
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 21:46:29 PDT
How to use a Tire Changer. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-Tire-Changer/
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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 14:04:48 PDT
Frozen Sea Water Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Frozen-Sea-Water-Console/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:34:18 PDT
How To Install A 2-DIN Android Car Stereo System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-A-2-DIN-Android-Car-Stereo-System/
How To Install A 2-DIN Android Car Stereo System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/FVSB/ICGW90X8/F2YFVSBICGW90X8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/FVSB/ICGW90X8/F2YFVSBICGW90X8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/FVSB/ICGW90X8/F2YFVSBICGW90X8.SMALL.jpg Chinavasion An Android car stereo system is a pretty nifty device to have in your ride. These devices contain Android for cars, with the operating system optimized for use while on the road. Some even come with the option to plug in a mobile internet dongle so you’ll have internet access even while on the road!...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 10:22:10 PDT
The Wooden Light Bulbs http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wooden-Light-Bulbs/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 04:09:23 PDT
How to Build a Modern Dresser - with Few Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Modern-Dresser-With-Few-Tools/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 19:02:05 PDT
Rebuild A Carbide Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuild-A-Carbide-Lamp/
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Wed, 16 Jun 2010 22:54:13 PDT
A Marking Gauge You Can't Buy http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Marking-Gauge-You-Cant-Buy/
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By: fred.lam.5201

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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 23:14:09 PDT
Make a woodshop pre-filter (aka cyclone) for $8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Woodshop-Pre-filter-aka-Cyclone-for-8/
Make a woodshop pre-filter (aka cyclone) for $8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2WR9/IT8N6QR4/F2N2WR9IT8N6QR4.SMALL.jpg _diyMATT If you spent any time cutting wood you know how annoying it is to clean out your Shop Vac all the time since it get's clogged up with wood just as fast as your lungs do. There are many options to fix the issue, ranging from the dirt cheap to not so bad to "I'M RICH, BEOTCH!!! solutions. I tried to...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 09:05:23 PDT
DIY Solar Powered Mason Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Powered-Mason-Jar/
DIY Solar Powered Mason Jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/QJ17/ITA8VQSJ/FWNQJ17ITA8VQSJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/QJ17/ITA8VQSJ/FWNQJ17ITA8VQSJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/QJ17/ITA8VQSJ/FWNQJ17ITA8VQSJ.SMALL.jpg deba168 [ Play Video ]In this Instructable, I am going to show you how to make a Solar Mason jar. This is a great project for people with minimal electronics skills and its completely wire free.You can make this within a hour.This is an inexpensive and easy way to add charm to any outdoor space which give o...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 09:06:54 PDT
More Dremel Than Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Dremel-Than-Dremel/
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Sat, 26 Feb 2011 14:52:33 PST
Make a Break Action Shotgun From Scratch! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Break-Action-Shotgun-From-Scratch/
Make a Break Action Shotgun From Scratch! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/9S20/IAIQB80Y/FNQ9S20IAIQB80Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/9S20/IAIQB80Y/FNQ9S20IAIQB80Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/9S20/IAIQB80Y/FNQ9S20IAIQB80Y.SMALL.jpg Jaycub This video Instructable will show you in detail how to build a single barrel break action shotgun from scratch. If you choose to attempt a project like this, please be careful and respect your area's laws. The first video will show how to make the steel mechanical parts. The second video will sho...
By: Jaycub

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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 02:47:09 PDT
Removing Fabric from '03 Wrangler for Washing http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-Fabric-from-03-Wrangler-for-Washing/
Removing Fabric from '03 Wrangler for Washing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/TYNG/FNI3YBWH/FVXTYNGFNI3YBWH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/TYNG/FNI3YBWH/FVXTYNGFNI3YBWH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/TYNG/FNI3YBWH/FVXTYNGFNI3YBWH.SMALL.jpg akarsten Sometimes the fabric on the seats of your car are beyond cleaning using traditional upholstery cleaner. This Instructable will help you get your seats back to brand new condition, or at least close.I'm doing this for the driver's seat of my 2003 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon. It should apply for all models ...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2008 19:58:12 PST
Dandeline Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Dandeline-Lanterns/
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 09:35:25 PDT