Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 21 May 2018 18:33:57 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Cardboard Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cardboard-Drawers/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 15:59:39 PST
Simple Toroidal Coil Winder http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Toroidal-Coil-Winder/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:02:12 PDT
Circular Saw CrossCut Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Circular-Saw-CrossCut-Jig/
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 20:19:04 PDT
Lasercut Little Wood Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Little-Wood-Boxes/
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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 11:30:34 PDT
Solar dryer box http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Dryer-Box/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 04:51:04 PST
Wise Vise Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Wise-Vise-Bench/
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Fri, 11 May 2018 10:52:03 PDT
Timber Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Timber-Guitar-Stand/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 06:23:46 PST
Making a Kitchen Knife from a Machete http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Kitchen-Knife-From-a-Machete/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 09:19:35 PST
Grateful Dead woodburned box http://www.instructables.com/id/Grateful-Dead-woodburned-box/
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Thu, 15 Oct 2015 14:54:46 PDT
Chess Board With Rice: Exponential Growth http://www.instructables.com/id/Chess-Board-Full-of-Rice-Exponential-Growth/
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Sat, 5 May 2018 14:16:56 PDT
Kawai Tsugite - Amazing Three-way Japanese Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/Kawai-Tsugite-Amazing-Three-way-Japanese-Joint/
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Mon, 8 Jan 2018 05:47:08 PST
Homemade Hoverboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Hoverboard/
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Wed, 6 Dec 2017 11:58:30 PST
Router Planing Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Planning-Jig/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 08:59:58 PST
Making Air Compressor http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Air-Compressor/
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Sun, 2 Apr 2017 06:36:12 PDT
My Motorized Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Motorized-Bicycle/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:58:27 PST
Wooden Dead Blow Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Dead-Blow-Mallet/
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Tue, 30 May 2017 11:35:42 PDT
Glass Like Finish on Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Like-Finish-on-Wood/
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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 22:15:37 PDT
How to Clean, Lubricate, and Wax a Motorcycle Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-Lubricate-and-Wax-a-Motorcycle-Chain/
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Sun, 15 May 2016 21:31:01 PDT
Installing Threaded Inserts in to Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Threaded-Inserts-in-to-Plywood/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:29:00 PDT
It's possible to use the angle grinder as a belt sander! http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-Possible-to-Use-the-Angle-Grinder-As-a-Belt-Sa/
It's possible to use the angle grinder as a belt sander! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X9F4/IMQJEWG0/FQ8X9F4IMQJEWG0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X9F4/IMQJEWG0/FQ8X9F4IMQJEWG0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X9F4/IMQJEWG0/FQ8X9F4IMQJEWG0.SMALL.jpg Make it Extreme The second angle grinder hack from the ‘make it extreme’ team is here and it aims to transform the angle grinder into a belt sander. Angle Grinder Hack 2 We needed a belt sander that would be able to rub wooden surfaces very quickly. However, we made this angle grinder hack instead as the belt sa...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 19:38:56 PDT
How to Build an Electric Toy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-Electric-Toy-Car/
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Sun, 18 Jun 2017 11:00:46 PDT
Fold Down Table - to Save Workshop Space http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Down-Table-to-Save-Workshop-Space/
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Mon, 14 May 2018 09:39:32 PDT
Restoring a Classic Boston Whaler/Learning Adventure http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-Classic-Boston-WhalerLearning-Adventur/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 09:05:50 PDT
How to Build a Smart Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Smart-Lamp/
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 15:04:28 PDT
Concrete Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Countertop/
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Thu, 3 May 2018 05:57:05 PDT
Quick & Dirty Office Chair Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-%26-Dirty-Office-Chair-Cover/
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Fri, 3 Aug 2007 19:08:24 PDT
Adirondack Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-Chairs/
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 08:32:07 PST
Wooden Precision Screwdriver Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Precision-Screwdriver-Set/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:10:36 PDT
How to change a Petcock (Carbureted Motorcycles) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-a-Petcock-Carbureted-Motorcycles/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 07:48:32 PDT
Band Saw Box with a Secret Drawer and swinging bracelet bars http://www.instructables.com/id/Band-Saw-Box-With-a-Secret-Door-and-Swinging-Brace/
Band Saw Box with a Secret Drawer and swinging bracelet bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/X5ZS/IHZ4RR0Q/F03X5ZSIHZ4RR0Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/X5ZS/IHZ4RR0Q/F03X5ZSIHZ4RR0Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/X5ZS/IHZ4RR0Q/F03X5ZSIHZ4RR0Q.SMALL.jpg kevincarruthers This is my first attempt at a band saw box and I haven't really used a band saw much in 30 years. I made this as an Xmas gift for my daughter and thought the secret drawer was a nice touch creating a design You will need a band saw, drill press or router and round-over bit, belt sander and sand...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:19:40 PST
How to Make a Rocket Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Rocket-Stove/
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Fri, 11 May 2018 13:20:14 PDT
Walnut Slab Farm House Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-Slab-Farm-House-Dining-Table/
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:36:01 PDT
Where Marbles Come From --- It's not where you think http://www.instructables.com/id/Where-Marbles-Come-From/
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:32:01 PST
Lithium powered spot welder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Spot-Welder-WITH-Salvaged-Lithium-Cells/
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:10:40 PDT
How to Build a Good Looking Octagon Poker Table on the Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Good-Looking-Poker-on-the-Cheap/
How to Build a Good Looking Octagon Poker Table on the Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/26TV/GJQEDGGZ/FHU26TVGJQEDGGZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/26TV/GJQEDGGZ/FHU26TVGJQEDGGZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/26TV/GJQEDGGZ/FHU26TVGJQEDGGZ.SMALL.jpg moconnellus I play a lot of Poker and wanted to build a poker table for when I host games. After perusing a few forums on designs and seeing the costs of the nicer looking ones, which can be a $500 plus, I went my own route. While doing my research I noticed that the hardest part to make it look good wa...
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Mon, 7 Feb 2011 05:30:55 PST
Most REDNECK Forge Ever. Period. http://www.instructables.com/id/Most-REDNECK-Forge-Ever-Period/
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Fri, 27 Oct 2017 15:58:40 PDT
Increase Miles Per Gallon Instantly http://www.instructables.com/id/Increase-Miles-Per-Gallon-Instantly/
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Sat, 18 Aug 2007 17:17:21 PDT
Milling a keyway in a steel shaft http://www.instructables.com/id/Milling-a-keyway-in-a-steel-shaft/
Milling a keyway in a steel shaft - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/YTUM/HU7Q1QW9/FNYYTUMHU7Q1QW9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/YTUM/HU7Q1QW9/FNYYTUMHU7Q1QW9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/YTUM/HU7Q1QW9/FNYYTUMHU7Q1QW9.SMALL.jpg CWKr A keyway is a small slot approximatly 1/4" in width and 1 1/2" long.  You need it when you are putting a pulley on a shaft.  It prevents the pulley from rotating on the shaft.   I'm building a Thickness Sander and I spent a great deal of time making a drum for it out of MDF.  ( http://www.instructa...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:04:07 PDT
PVC Light/Lamp - Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-LightLamp-Shade/
PVC Light/Lamp - Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/OK4P/IGTR08AB/F64OK4PIGTR08AB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/OK4P/IGTR08AB/F64OK4PIGTR08AB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/OK4P/IGTR08AB/F64OK4PIGTR08AB.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture In this Instructable, I demonstrate a way to make a PVC Lamp shade.For this project, you will need a few PVC pipes, PVC pipe cutter and a hot glue gun.You will also need an inflatable ball.If you are Interested in the video version of this Instructable and the embedded video does not appear on your ...
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 11:57:13 PST
Making Laminated Wood Spoons http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Laminated-Wood-Spoons/
Making Laminated Wood Spoons - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/QTOT/JEEUCUB6/FBJQTOTJEEUCUB6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/QTOT/JEEUCUB6/FBJQTOTJEEUCUB6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/QTOT/JEEUCUB6/FBJQTOTJEEUCUB6.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks This pair of wooden spoons made in collaboration with Pat Laperrière over at Le PicBois in Quebec (Fabrication de cuillères en bois avec la collaboration de Pat Laperrière). The spoons are the size of a large kitchen spoon and are made from a lamination of walnut and cherry. Pat laminated them and c...
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Wed, 7 Mar 2018 10:13:20 PST
Simple Soffit Vent Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Soffit-Vent-Installation/
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 14:55:28 PDT
Foundry Sand Casting Ramming Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Foundry-Sand-Casting-Ramming-Tool/
Foundry Sand Casting Ramming Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/SBMJ/GFMC81CI/FC2SBMJGFMC81CI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/SBMJ/GFMC81CI/FC2SBMJGFMC81CI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/SBMJ/GFMC81CI/FC2SBMJGFMC81CI.SMALL.jpg NutandBolt This is sort of  part 3 for my two foundry  instructables. In this short ible I will show how I made a ramming tool for my sand casting future projects. The idea is very simple and done in a few steps. Links to my first two ibles on how to make the foundry: Mini Charcoal Furnace My Second Alumini...
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Sat, 23 Oct 2010 17:05:12 PDT
Concrete Resurfacer Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Resurfacer-Countertop/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:23:46 PDT
Ford 302 Low Oil Pressure Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Ford-302-Low-Oil-Pressure-Fix/
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Thu, 13 Dec 2012 17:52:09 PST
How to Build a Home Office http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Home-Office/
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Thu, 17 Sep 2009 11:54:22 PDT
Paint your motorcycle plastic tank and make decals stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-motorcycle-plastic-tank-and-make-decals/
Paint your motorcycle plastic tank and make decals stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/QFC9/GD0R0NCA/F6QQFC9GD0R0NCA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/QFC9/GD0R0NCA/F6QQFC9GD0R0NCA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/QFC9/GD0R0NCA/F6QQFC9GD0R0NCA.SMALL.jpg mbha Many motorcycles such as offroad or motocross motorcycles has plastic tanks that gets miscolored in time. Possibly other vehicles too. Recent years popularity in restoring these bikes has brought up the problem in having these tanks, made look new again. The problem is that the premix gas vaporat...
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Wed, 25 Aug 2010 00:53:20 PDT
How to Make an Acoustic Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Acoustic-Guitar/
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Wed, 9 May 2018 07:15:25 PDT
How to Repair Broken Slats on Louvre Shutters http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Broken-Slats-on-Louvre-Shutters/
How to Repair Broken Slats on Louvre Shutters - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/V1TF/H6739OW3/FK7V1TFH6739OW3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/V1TF/H6739OW3/FK7V1TFH6739OW3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/V1TF/H6739OW3/FK7V1TFH6739OW3.SMALL.jpg scgirl_007 Do you have louvre shutters that have a broken slat or missing staples? If you do, here is a simple and easy way to fix it without having to spend a lot of money on materials or brand new shutters!  This instructable walks you through how to fix both of these problems on a mini Louvre shutter. If y...
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Fri, 31 Aug 2012 14:05:43 PDT
Lasercut 3D Topographic Wood Maps http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-3D-Topographic-Wood-Maps/
Lasercut 3D Topographic Wood Maps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/6W9U/J3EPICWX/FML6W9UJ3EPICWX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/6W9U/J3EPICWX/FML6W9UJ3EPICWX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/6W9U/J3EPICWX/FML6W9UJ3EPICWX.SMALL.jpg arun4444 I have always loved maps, and have been interested in topographic maps. I had purchased a laser cutter from china which saw no use for about a year. On my drive back from Bear mountain, a friend of mine had a brilliant idea: take the contour lines, cut each layer on a laser and stack them to create ...
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Thu, 1 Jun 2017 10:56:59 PDT
Wall-mounted work desk/chalkboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-mounted-work-deskchalkboard/
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Sun, 26 Aug 2012 18:43:03 PDT