Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 Jul 2016 11:22:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 Headliner Repair using Foam Backing Headliner Material Fabric and Industrial Adhesive http://www.instructables.com/id/Headliner-Repair-using-Foam-Backing-Headliner-Mate/
Headliner Repair using Foam Backing Headliner Material Fabric and Industrial Adhesive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/0VQC/HOUG6C1L/FJM0VQCHOUG6C1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/0VQC/HOUG6C1L/FJM0VQCHOUG6C1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/0VQC/HOUG6C1L/FJM0VQCHOUG6C1L.SMALL.jpg Headliner Magic Headliner Board Removal From the Vehicle 1) Remove the Sunvisor and Visor Clips. 2) Remove any upper center console or light fixtures. 3) Remove the grab handles if applicable. 4) Remove any plastic clips from the center or rear if applicable. 5) Recline and slide back both front seats. 6) Pull dow...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 12:08:49 PST
Hanging Heavy Items on Wall – How to Find Support Studs http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Heavy-Items-on-Wall-How-to-Find-Support-/
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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 06:35:56 PDT
Flat pack for storage Plywood Picnic Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-pack-for-storage-Plywood-Picnic-Table/
Flat pack for storage Plywood Picnic Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/810Z/GI0TGMFQ/F5Q810ZGI0TGMFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/810Z/GI0TGMFQ/F5Q810ZGI0TGMFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/810Z/GI0TGMFQ/F5Q810ZGI0TGMFQ.SMALL.jpg Gareth0123 These picnic tables are each made from a single sheet of plywood, take about 30 minutes to mark out, and about 1 hour to cut out. The sanding and painting is down to the individual, so I'll not quote any times for these two processes, but I have finished mine with a combination of wood preserver o...
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Wed, 24 Nov 2010 04:39:34 PST
Batch Solar Water Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-Solar-Water-Heater/
Batch Solar Water Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/I8MR/GDEA4V47/FZPI8MRGDEA4V47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/I8MR/GDEA4V47/FZPI8MRGDEA4V47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/I8MR/GDEA4V47/FZPI8MRGDEA4V47.SMALL.jpg ganeshruskin Aim: To build a solar batch water heater using some old materials and some new. The idea behind this heater is to use as many old materials as possible, keeping them out of landfills and to use new materials as efficiently as possible. For this reason the box has been designed to use exactly two she...
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Sat, 28 Aug 2010 17:22:55 PDT
Resawing a board without a bandsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Resawing-Without-a-Bandsaw/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 15:23:33 PST
How To Build a Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Shed-1/
How To Build a Shed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/KP14/IQYT1UCL/FCXKP14IQYT1UCL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/KP14/IQYT1UCL/FCXKP14IQYT1UCL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/KP14/IQYT1UCL/FCXKP14IQYT1UCL.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar A shed is great addition to any property. This small garden shed measures 3 x 6 feet (a little less than 1 x 2 meters) so it's great to build if you don't have a lot of space, plus with some smart organization it can fit a lot of things! The Foundation Building a shed is easier than you might thi...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:36:04 PDT
D.I.Y Ultra Quiet Shop compressor from a refrigerator motor (compressor) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ultra-Quiet-Shop-Compressor-From-a-Refrigerato/
D.I.Y Ultra Quiet Shop compressor from a refrigerator motor (compressor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/V7BT/IQYT274A/FJ8V7BTIQYT274A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/V7BT/IQYT274A/FJ8V7BTIQYT274A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/V7BT/IQYT274A/FJ8V7BTIQYT274A.SMALL.jpg botzendesign I needed to build a very quiet, higher capacity compressor for my Industrial Design Studio shop, since the one I have is quite loud and does not have the capacity that I was comfortable with for my urethane casting work.In this Instructable I show you how to build a light duty compressor from parts...
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:02:50 PDT
Tool Organizer Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Organizer-Shelf/
Tool Organizer Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/NWZ9/IG89AS67/F4ANWZ9IG89AS67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/NWZ9/IG89AS67/F4ANWZ9IG89AS67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/NWZ9/IG89AS67/F4ANWZ9IG89AS67.SMALL.jpg rybitski One of our three theatres is on the opposite side of the building making running back to the shop for that "one tool" inconvenient. As a solution we turned one of the storage closets into a mini tool room to keep a basic set of tools in. The first incarnation of tool storage was a commercially avai...
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 18:48:13 PDT
Belt Sander Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Belt-Sander-Stand/
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Sat, 29 Dec 2007 20:48:38 PST
Mölkky-- an Outdoor Throwing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Mölkky-an-Outdoor-Throwing-Game/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 07:11:11 PDT
Fish Aquarium Stand (40 breeder tank with hidden sump door) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Aquarium-Stand-40-breeder-tank-with-hidden-s/
Fish Aquarium Stand (40 breeder tank with hidden sump door) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/QCRN/GYQFRU22/FFFQCRNGYQFRU22.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/QCRN/GYQFRU22/FFFQCRNGYQFRU22.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/QCRN/GYQFRU22/FFFQCRNGYQFRU22.SMALL.jpg d00dy This aquarium stand was designed for a 40 gallon breeder tank on top, with a hidden side door to allow a 20 gallon long tank to be placed inside for a sump.  It was over sized a little to allow more room on the inside for an auto top off unit. The goal of this aquarium stand was to be a pleasant si...
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Thu, 1 Mar 2012 19:32:36 PST
Low Budget Knife-maker's Bench Grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Budget-Knife-makers-Bench-Grinder/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 20:03:19 PDT
Make a Cardboard Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Cardboard-Bookcase/
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Fri, 28 Jan 2011 16:25:12 PST
Solar Powered AA Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-powered-AA-Battery-Charger/
Solar Powered AA Battery Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/OV5M/FRXW61U4/F0UOV5MFRXW61U4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/OV5M/FRXW61U4/F0UOV5MFRXW61U4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/OV5M/FRXW61U4/F0UOV5MFRXW61U4.SMALL.jpg sgeddy Rechargable batteries are a great invention, but if you dont have an outlet nearby to charge them, they are usless. So I designed a solar powered battery charger, which allows you enough power to charge a single AA battery wherever the sun may shine. I chose to do this project in two steps: First I...
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Thu, 5 Mar 2009 18:21:37 PST
SAKO Popsicle Bridge http://www.instructables.com/id/SAKO-Popsicle-Bridge/
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Tue, 12 Mar 2013 04:20:53 PDT
how i fixed my microwave in 15 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/how-i-fixed-my-microwave-in-15-minutes/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2011 06:48:15 PDT
Paint Realistic Faux Wood Grain http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Realistic-Faux-Wood-Grain/
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Tue, 27 Dec 2011 07:32:23 PST
Oral B Vitality - Replacing the battery. http://www.instructables.com/id/Oral-B-Vitality-Replacing-the-battery/
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Mon, 31 Dec 2012 15:46:43 PST
Pokemon PokeBall http://www.instructables.com/id/Pokemon-PokeBall/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 09:18:26 PDT
Pipe Leg DIY Table - Build From Any Wood Table Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Leg-DIY-Table-Build-From-Any-Wood-Table-Top/
Pipe Leg DIY Table - Build From Any Wood Table Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/YA7B/H337JQEF/FXGYA7BH337JQEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/YA7B/H337JQEF/FXGYA7BH337JQEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/YA7B/H337JQEF/FXGYA7BH337JQEF.SMALL.jpg simplifiedbuilding You can easily build this handsome table from virtually any flat wood piece that you can drive screws into. For our project, we spent about $20 on a beautiful wooden tabletop from IKEA, but if you have a retired butcher block or an old wooden door lying around, or know where you can scrounge one, al...
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Thu, 7 Jun 2012 12:35:33 PDT
How to debadge (remove decals) from a motorcycle. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-debadge-remove-decals-from-a-motorcycle/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2010 09:23:56 PST
Soldering Quick Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-Quick-Tips/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 02:36:19 PDT
Cordless Tool Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Cordless-Tool-Charging-Station/
Cordless Tool Charging Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/UZOA/IKPQ1O3E/F6KUZOAIKPQ1O3E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/UZOA/IKPQ1O3E/F6KUZOAIKPQ1O3E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/UZOA/IKPQ1O3E/F6KUZOAIKPQ1O3E.SMALL.jpg TheCarmichaelWorkshop Unlike many other drill charging stations, this one is designed to hold a whole combo set of cordless tools. It's made from one 2'x4' sheet of 3/4" plywood for less than $20. Watch my video to see how I made it, then follow the steps in this Instructable.Click here to get the plans and more photos...
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 13:28:47 PST
$10 LCD TV Floor Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/%2410-LCD-TV-Floor-Stand/
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Thu, 29 Mar 2007 19:22:57 PDT
How to Make a Mug out of Scrap Hard Wood Flooring http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mug-Out-of-Scrap-Hard-Wood-Flooring/
How to Make a Mug out of Scrap Hard Wood Flooring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/EEUY/IPWX3E9Z/FSBEEUYIPWX3E9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/EEUY/IPWX3E9Z/FSBEEUYIPWX3E9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/EEUY/IPWX3E9Z/FSBEEUYIPWX3E9Z.SMALL.jpg sir_ghattas So, for the longest time I've been wanting to make something out of beautiful hard wood flooring left over from my Uncle's house, and I hated to see perfectly good hard wood go to waste. I decided to make a stein after watching a bunch of videos about making tree branch mugs, and I liked the idea an...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 22:37:25 PDT
How to build your own kitchen cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-your-own-kitchen-cabinets/
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 11:56:54 PDT
An Unconventional Beer Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Unconventional-Beer-Caddy/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:32:33 PDT
Make Shift Compass for Drawing Circles http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Shift-Compass-for-Drawing-Circles/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 22:11:54 PST
Replace Canvas Roof with Corrugated Steel http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-Canvas-Roof-with-Corrugated-Steel/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2011 14:25:06 PDT
Raptor 5: a Fully Iron CNC DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Raptor-5-a-Fully-Iron-CNC-DIY/
Raptor 5: a Fully Iron CNC DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WJN1/IQMKJ1RA/F2YWJN1IQMKJ1RA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WJN1/IQMKJ1RA/F2YWJN1IQMKJ1RA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WJN1/IQMKJ1RA/F2YWJN1IQMKJ1RA.SMALL.jpg MircoSlepko as always I apologize for my English if any word or phrase is not understood, in case if you have any doubts or questions please email me.Apart solder some piece of metal when it happens, you believe it or not this was for me the first working experience with the iron in the construction of large ob...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 22:22:20 PDT
Learn To Do Aluminum Sand Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-to-Do-Aluminum-Sand-Casting/
Learn To Do Aluminum Sand Casting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/L7IJ/IQ8A3A7R/FPRL7IJIQ8A3A7R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/L7IJ/IQ8A3A7R/FPRL7IJIQ8A3A7R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/L7IJ/IQ8A3A7R/FPRL7IJIQ8A3A7R.SMALL.jpg Makin Sumthin From Nuthin MSFN = Makin Sumthin From Nuthin ! A Detailed Video Aluminum Casting Lesson Covering Everything You Need To Know As a Beginner Metal Caster To Get Started. A Start to Finish Video. Starting With An Idea and Casting Up a Finished Project…..Watch The Video To Learn Details about Placing Patterns, Ramm...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 06:28:29 PDT
How to make a track saw guide for a circular saw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Track-Saw-Guide-for-a-Circular-Saw/
How to make a track saw guide for a circular saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/8VXV/IQMKIQ1F/F8O8VXVIQMKIQ1F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/8VXV/IQMKIQ1F/F8O8VXVIQMKIQ1F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/8VXV/IQMKIQ1F/F8O8VXVIQMKIQ1F.SMALL.jpg diycreators In this Instructables I will be making a track saw guide. This guide is very stable and extremely accurate. You too can have the same experience, if done right. Hopefully my instructions are clear and easy to follow. Please for give me for any typos. Enjoy :)Check out the video for a more in depth t...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 20:06:50 PDT
Curve template for edge cutting using a router http://www.instructables.com/id/Curve-template-for-edge-cutting-using-a-router/
Curve template for edge cutting using a router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/BTIS/HRBNDLRP/FN9BTISHRBNDLRP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/BTIS/HRBNDLRP/FN9BTISHRBNDLRP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/BTIS/HRBNDLRP/FN9BTISHRBNDLRP.SMALL.jpg xwania Recently I was asked to build a project that required a nice looking , but inexpensive  table top. I decided to put curved corners instead of the 90 deg tips as the table top needed to be moved around quite a bit and I thought it would be good to have the edges rounded to avoid injury. There are pro...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 07:41:21 PST
Build a Toaster Oven Mini-Vacuum Former http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Toaster-Oven-Mini-Vacuum-Former/
Build a Toaster Oven Mini-Vacuum Former - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/PRXP/IQK3RJ28/FGSPRXPIQK3RJ28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/PRXP/IQK3RJ28/FGSPRXPIQK3RJ28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/PRXP/IQK3RJ28/FGSPRXPIQK3RJ28.SMALL.jpg WardWorks I built a larger 18x24 bed vacuum former first, and then decided that I needed a mini vacuum former for smaller pieces and for the leftover scrap plastic from the big former. This was a weekend project and it makes great pulls. Supplies: • A $5 toaster oven from a second hand store. Make sure to g...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 10:19:10 PDT
Transparent Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Transparent-Wood/
Transparent Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/50ED/IQDZVWYB/F3K50EDIQDZVWYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/50ED/IQDZVWYB/F3K50EDIQDZVWYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/50ED/IQDZVWYB/F3K50EDIQDZVWYB.SMALL.jpg blorgggg Make strong and CLEAR composite materials with natural wood! Get all the strength of wood without all that darn opacity getting in your way! I figured out a quick and simple recipe with some cheap ingredients you can do right at home! Build wooden windows, or clear, wood cell-phone cases!This video ...
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Sat, 9 Jul 2016 09:29:08 PDT
Build Your Own Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Workshop/
Build Your Own Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/OVGU/FPKF9U6X/FFLOVGUFPKF9U6X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/OVGU/FPKF9U6X/FFLOVGUFPKF9U6X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/OVGU/FPKF9U6X/FFLOVGUFPKF9U6X.SMALL.jpg Strawbale Shop Like a lot of tinkerers I've been wanting the "Dream" shop for years. I tried several different shop ideas over the years and was never really happy. So I decided to build what I wanted and I had to figure out how to do it. This project is still in progress as it's being built as I get the money and...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2009 20:57:52 PST
Refinish an Antique Rocking Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinish-an-Antique-Rocking-Chair/
Refinish an Antique Rocking Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/X00T/HLSGZW8W/FIPX00THLSGZW8W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/X00T/HLSGZW8W/FIPX00THLSGZW8W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/X00T/HLSGZW8W/FIPX00THLSGZW8W.SMALL.jpg Popular Mechanics If there’s one thing all 21st century wood-workers can claim, it’s remarkable good fortune. We have the tools to make the most tedious job effortless and the trickiest joint flawless—and anything from glue and lumber to paint and hardware is as close as the nearest home center or only a phone call a...
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:45:32 PDT
Make Your Own Dead-Blow Hammer! | DIY Woodworking Tools #7 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Dead-Blow-Hammer-DIY-Woodworking-Too/
Make Your Own Dead-Blow Hammer! | DIY Woodworking Tools #7 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/12SO/IQI5GHLD/FAH12SOIQI5GHLD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/12SO/IQI5GHLD/FAH12SOIQI5GHLD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/12SO/IQI5GHLD/FAH12SOIQI5GHLD.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 A Dead-Blow Hammer is a hammer that doesn't bounce back up when hit, and less force is required when using it, because of it's weight. This type of hammer also saves a lot of time and effort, when compared to a regular mallet (soft hammer). Did you know you can make, and choose the exact weight that...
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Wed, 6 Jul 2016 11:31:29 PDT
Turning a Trashed Mobile Home into a Shop http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Trashed-Mobile-Home-Into-a-Shop/
Turning a Trashed Mobile Home into a Shop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/2MN6/IQIJ5PCO/F0A2MN6IQIJ5PCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/2MN6/IQIJ5PCO/F0A2MN6IQIJ5PCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/2MN6/IQIJ5PCO/F0A2MN6IQIJ5PCO.SMALL.jpg Vyger "No, really, It's free. The new land owner wants it removed, gone, and they don't care whether it gets scrapped or used for anything else. You just have to get it off the property. And they will even help with some of the cleanup, but it has to be moved". "You interested?" "Umm, maybe I should look ...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 23:35:46 PDT
Copper Dragon Egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Dragon-Egg/
Copper Dragon Egg - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/KGXF/IQFFC4VO/F59KGXFIQFFC4VO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/KGXF/IQFFC4VO/F59KGXFIQFFC4VO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/KGXF/IQFFC4VO/F59KGXFIQFFC4VO.SMALL.jpg cyprien35 Hello,When I have seen the rextorn video, I decide to make my own copper dragon egg!I make no photos of the egg construction :(, but the proccess is exatly the same as the rextorn video.I will do photos for my next copper egg.At the end and after 60 hours of work, the copper egg weighs 2,7 kg for 23...
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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 18:56:08 PDT
Head Gasket Replacement on '91 Honda Civic http://www.instructables.com/id/Head-Gasket-Replacement-on-91-Honda-Civic/
Head Gasket Replacement on '91 Honda Civic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/HCC9/FK75D297/F63HCC9FK75D297.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/HCC9/FK75D297/F63HCC9FK75D297.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/HCC9/FK75D297/F63HCC9FK75D297.SMALL.jpg Le Corbeau This is my first Instructable... Please comment below if it needs further editing. Videos can be seen by opening the video URL in your media viewer.Here's my experience with replacing a new head gasket on my '91 Civic. But first, some background:This is a great car! It ain't pretty but it gets almos...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2008 14:31:48 PDT
Stun Your Friends With These Handmade Harry Potter Wands! http://www.instructables.com/id/Stun-Your-Friends-With-These-Handmade-Harry-Potter/
Stun Your Friends With These Handmade Harry Potter Wands! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/SWJY/IPZMPYMM/F2KSWJYIPZMPYMM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/SWJY/IPZMPYMM/F2KSWJYIPZMPYMM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/SWJY/IPZMPYMM/F2KSWJYIPZMPYMM.SMALL.jpg blakehansen99 If you've read Harry Potter, or at least seen the movies, then you know that a wizard's wand is a very important tool. You also know that wizards and witches have some level of attachment to their wands, and perhaps vice versa, as "the wand chooses the wizard." I'm no wizard, but I like making thing...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 16:22:13 PDT
How to make a lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-lamp/
How to make a lamp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/31WX/G33OQHBQ/FBN31WXG33OQHBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/31WX/G33OQHBQ/FBN31WXG33OQHBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/31WX/G33OQHBQ/FBN31WXG33OQHBQ.SMALL.jpg saramaier825 A crafty lamp made of wire hangers, canvas, and beads. Materials and Tools 3-4 Wire Hangers Pliers Wire Cutter Gorilla Glue (you can also use a glue gun, super glue etc.) 9 ”x 24”Canvas (or any other strong material) Scissors Sewing Kit Beads Wire Ruler Fire Retardant Spray Lamp making kit Light ...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2009 21:33:04 PST
Blower Motor Resistor Thermal Fuse Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Blower-Motor-Resistor-Thermal-Fuse-Replacement/
Blower Motor Resistor Thermal Fuse Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/RT8F/HT2U2X4K/FWLRT8FHT2U2X4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/RT8F/HT2U2X4K/FWLRT8FHT2U2X4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/RT8F/HT2U2X4K/FWLRT8FHT2U2X4K.SMALL.jpg good_apollo Have you ever started your car up in the morning only to realize that your heater fan doesn't work on any of the slower settings but does work on high speed?  Well, my friend did.  In, fact, this occurrence happened to him not once, not twice, but three times.  I'm not completely sure of the constru...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 23:16:48 PDT
How to Kick-Start a Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Kick-Start-a-Motorcycle-3/
How to Kick-Start a Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UCOS/FJOH97GK/FL9UCOSFJOH97GK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UCOS/FJOH97GK/FL9UCOSFJOH97GK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UCOS/FJOH97GK/FL9UCOSFJOH97GK.SMALL.jpg carpespasm Kick starting a motorcycle is a pretty standard affair for dirt bikes and scooters, and is a nice thing to have on older street bikes when the battery or starter kicks the bucket. There are only a few things to consider when doing it, and I'll cover what I know about them in this instructable. Feel ...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2008 12:34:27 PDT
Car polisher using drill machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-polisher-using-drill-machine/
Car polisher using drill machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/W31W/HQS50ZBZ/FAGW31WHQS50ZBZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/W31W/HQS50ZBZ/FAGW31WHQS50ZBZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/W31W/HQS50ZBZ/FAGW31WHQS50ZBZ.SMALL.jpg sandilya.anisetty Build your own car polisher using drill machine with low cost. Parts and tools needed Drill machine Sponge Synthetic rubber adhesive Dent removal stem from pops-a-dent Spray can cap screws knife Cutting the sponge Draw a circular shape on the sponge and cut it. The circular shape should be mor...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 00:46:52 PST
Build an Amazing Climbing Wall Volume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Amazing-Climbing-Wall-Volume/
Build an Amazing Climbing Wall Volume! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/TAOQ/IQDZUZZD/FD7TAOQIQDZUZZD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/TAOQ/IQDZUZZD/FD7TAOQIQDZUZZD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/TAOQ/IQDZUZZD/FD7TAOQIQDZUZZD.SMALL.jpg MaxMustermannYoutube Got a bare climbing wall? Add some texture! Cut out the panels! Plan included in pdf. You should use 20mm or 3/4" plywood. I used my CNC to cut out the triangles since that is easier, but you can also draw the shapes on the wood and cut them out with a bandsaw, jigsaw, handsaw or best a circular ...
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 18:00:10 PDT
Automated Solar Hot Water Power Shower using Black Plastic Pipes http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Solar-Hot-Water-Power-Shower-Using-Black/
Automated Solar Hot Water Power Shower using Black Plastic Pipes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/ENT6/IQGUTPGD/FQTENT6IQGUTPGD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/ENT6/IQGUTPGD/FQTENT6IQGUTPGD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/ENT6/IQGUTPGD/FQTENT6IQGUTPGD.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat Black ABS 50mm pipes filled with water are arranged in a herring bone pattern on a roof to pick up heat from the sun for a nice warm shower. The features of this design are as follows: Batch process so never goes from hot to cold Easy to build Self draining - no frost damage in winter No com...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 06:45:35 PDT
Massive Timbered Platform Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Massive-Timbered-Platform-Bed/
Massive Timbered Platform Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/T2XZ/IQ2O5H8F/F57T2XZIQ2O5H8F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/T2XZ/IQ2O5H8F/F57T2XZIQ2O5H8F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/T2XZ/IQ2O5H8F/F57T2XZIQ2O5H8F.SMALL.jpg AlanTeed We wanted a modern platform bed made from slab wood about 3" thick. These were impossible to find for purchase without spending many thousands of dollars. So what the heck, it can't be that hard to build a bed frame - right?As it turned out this was an easy project, only made somewhat more difficu...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 18:04:24 PDT
DIY Melting Kiln http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Melting-Kiln/
DIY Melting Kiln - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/UHL0/I941A84K/F3KUHL0I941A84K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/UHL0/I941A84K/F3KUHL0I941A84K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/UHL0/I941A84K/F3KUHL0I941A84K.SMALL.jpg JustinM15 This is an instructable on how to make your own mini kiln. Because I was able to find most of the materials in dumpsters at construction sites, this project only cost me 8$ in materials. A kiln is a great backyard project to work on and is a very simple concept that will take only a few hours in lab...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:50:16 PDT