Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Jul 2016 13:59:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Adjustable drafting table with basic tools and materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-drafting-table-with-basic-tools-and-mat/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2011 11:28:32 PST
Weed Eater Powered Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Weed-Eater-Powered-Scooter/
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Sun, 8 May 2016 10:30:37 PDT
Homemade Deep Water Culture Hydroponics System http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Deep-Water-Culture-Hydroponics-System/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2011 15:50:29 PDT
So You Drilled in the Wrong Spot http://www.instructables.com/id/So-You-Drilled-in-the-Wrong-Spot/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 21:41:11 PDT
Concrete block molds http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-block-molds/
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Mon, 2 Aug 2010 09:43:56 PDT
Pallet wood Lounge Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/pallet-wood-armchair/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 05:19:06 PDT
The 'correct' way to measure a cylinder bore and measure cylinder using piston diameter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-correct-way-to-measure-a-cylinder-bore-and-mea/
The 'correct' way to measure a cylinder bore and measure cylinder using piston diameter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/YNA3/IF7IR4TF/F2RYNA3IF7IR4TF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/YNA3/IF7IR4TF/F2RYNA3IF7IR4TF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/YNA3/IF7IR4TF/F2RYNA3IF7IR4TF.SMALL.jpg crazypj Hi All, Purpose of this Instructable is to hopefully teach how to measure a cylinder and piston, the correct place to measure a piston and why you find the largest possible diameter. From my activities in many on-line motorcycle groups I've seen a number of people posting things are 'worn out' or wr...
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Fri, 2 Oct 2015 03:26:22 PDT
Awsome $50 diy projector (well for me) http://www.instructables.com/id/Awsome-50-diy-projector-well-for-me/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2008 17:44:46 PDT
Make a high powered solar panel from broken solar cells http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-high-powered-solar-panel-from-broken-solar-/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2008 12:12:01 PDT
Replacing a Car Convertible Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Car-Convertible-Top/
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Sun, 28 Oct 2012 16:20:41 PDT
How to Cast and Polish a Pewter Signet Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cast-and-Polish-a-Pewter-Signet-Ring/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2011 21:47:28 PST
Polishing machined aluminum to a mirror finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Polishing-Machined-Aluminum-to-a-Mirror-like-Finis/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 18:33:23 PDT
Leg for a wooden table (incredible strength) http://www.instructables.com/id/Leg-for-a-Wooden-Table-incredible-Strength/
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:07:33 PDT
Inexpensive garage lights from LED strips http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Garage-Lights-From-LED-Strips/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 17:19:03 PDT
Homemade Water / Air hand pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-WaterAir-hand-pump/
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Sat, 8 May 2010 16:19:04 PDT
How To Encapsulate Insects In Resin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Encapsulate-Insects-In-Resin/
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Sun, 6 Jun 2010 17:32:59 PDT
Swap out your car stereo(s) http://www.instructables.com/id/Swap-out-your-car-stereos/
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Mon, 14 Jan 2008 03:51:53 PST
DOOR FRAME REPAIR http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ROTTEN-DOOR-FRAME/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 04:52:58 PDT
Creaking box spring into bed slats http://www.instructables.com/id/Creaking-box-spring-into-bed-slats/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 06:39:43 PDT
Keychain folding lockpick (now updated with tension wrench) http://www.instructables.com/id/Keychain-Folding-Lockpick/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 11:34:05 PDT
Aquaponics (Growing Plants with Fish Poo) http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquaponics-Growing-Plants-with-Fish-Poo/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2009 14:59:15 PDT
how to etch into plexi glass http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-etch-into-plexi-glass/
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Thu, 22 May 2008 15:49:40 PDT
Trammel of Archimedes http://www.instructables.com/id/Trammel-of-Archimedes/
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 08:43:30 PST
Caprice Classic (1996) digital speedometer fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Caprice-Classic-1996-digital-speedometer-fix/
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Tue, 15 May 2012 04:11:17 PDT
Spanner Wrench for Whirlpool or Kenmore Washer Tub Nut http://www.instructables.com/id/Spanner-Wrench-for-Whirlpool-or-Kenmore-Washer-Tub/
Spanner Wrench for Whirlpool or Kenmore Washer Tub Nut - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/G07L/GKS0T8ZJ/F3IG07LGKS0T8ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/G07L/GKS0T8ZJ/F3IG07LGKS0T8ZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/G07L/GKS0T8ZJ/F3IG07LGKS0T8ZJ.SMALL.jpg Phil B You may need to remove the tub from your Whirlpool or Sears Kenmore washing machine for some repairs.  You will need a special spanner wrench. They can be ordered for about $14 US plus shipping.  I needed one immediately and decided to make my own. The photo shows the tub nut on the drive block.  Bo...
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Sat, 5 Mar 2011 12:36:02 PST
How to build a Desk from Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Desk-From-Pallet-Wood/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:12:24 PDT
Simple Center Finder http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Center-Finder/
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Sat, 19 Dec 2015 04:32:44 PST
The Basics Of A Hydrogen Dry-Cell http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Basics-Of-A-Hydrogen-Dry-Cell/
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Mon, 17 Jan 2011 20:57:31 PST
Mower Kicks Back--Replace the Flywheel Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Mower-Kicks-Back-Replace-the-Flywheel-Key/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2009 07:23:01 PDT
Sculpted Reclaimed Wood Bench with Steel Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpted-Reclaimed-Wood-Bench-With-Steel-Base/
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 08:34:28 PDT
Build your own Savonius VAWT (Vertical Axis Wind Turbine) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Savonius-VAWT-Vertical-Axis-Wind-T/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2008 06:06:44 PDT
DIY Home Made Wake Skate http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Home-Made-Wake-Skate/
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 11:35:00 PDT
Custom FG Falcon Mk1 Upper Grill Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-FG-Falcon-Mk1-Upper-Grill-Mod/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 04:25:48 PST
DIY bench dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bench-Dogs/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 08:59:36 PDT
Setting Up a Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-Up-a-Workshop/
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 11:14:33 PDT
Gun Rack from Reclaimed Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Gun-Rack-from-Reclaimed-Pallet-Wood/
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 23:24:43 PST
Fitting a leisure battery to a Mazda Bongo http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitting-a-leisure-battery-to-a-Mazda-Bongo/
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Fri, 13 Apr 2007 07:31:18 PDT
Fix the flapper on an American Standard Champion 4 toilet http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-the-flapper-on-an-American-Standard-Champion-4/
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Wed, 19 Sep 2012 05:05:03 PDT
Poor Man's Surround Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Surround-Sound/
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Tue, 2 Jun 2009 22:54:18 PDT
Homemade Portable Power Bank Backup Battery for Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Portable-Power-Bank-Backup-Battery-for-Mo/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 10:04:40 PDT
Winter HVAC Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-HVAC-Hack/
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Sun, 9 Jan 2011 11:40:03 PST
Ultimate Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Workbench/
Ultimate Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/L7YE/IPIK5MNU/FGCL7YEIPIK5MNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/L7YE/IPIK5MNU/FGCL7YEIPIK5MNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/L7YE/IPIK5MNU/FGCL7YEIPIK5MNU.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus The ultimate workbench is your go-to place when you need to get a job done. It's got a solid wood work surface, great lighting, a vice to hold down your work, and of course all the important tools at the ready in drawers underneath. Also, it's on casters. Which is really the best part about this wor...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 10:18:09 PDT
Jewelry Box Build by WoodSkills http://www.instructables.com/id/Jewelry-Box-Build-by-WoodSkills/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 14:35:30 PDT
Gypsy Wagon built from salvaged materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Gypsy-Wagon-Built-From-Salvaged-Materials/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 07:09:03 PDT
Laser Cut 3D Models http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-3D-Models/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 22:16:49 PDT
The Gumball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Gumball-Machine/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2012 19:59:13 PST
Insulated Earthbag Foundations for Yurts http://www.instructables.com/id/Insulated-Earthbag-Foundations-for-Yurts/
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Sun, 20 Feb 2011 18:55:20 PST
Make a Solar Heated Balloon http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Solar-Heated-Balloon/
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Tue, 22 May 2007 13:41:37 PDT
Troubleshooting/repairing a Kawasaki Bayou KLF300 ATV electrical charging system http://www.instructables.com/id/Troubleshootingreparing-a-Kawasaki-Bayou-KLF300-AT/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 19:19:02 PDT
How to make a pair of bellows http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-pair-of-bellows/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:07:35 PST