Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 May 2015 09:08:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Plyboo CNC Armchair http://www.instructables.com/id/Plyboo-CNC-Armchair/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 11:34:05 PDT
Rock Salt Margarita Glass! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Salt-Margarita-Glass/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:11:47 PDT
Friendly Gestures in Unexpected Places http://www.instructables.com/id/Friendly-Gestures-in-Unexpected-Places/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 19:14:18 PDT
Digital Aesthetics Recreated in the Physical - CNCed Resin Cast Objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Aesthetics-Recreated-in-the-Physical-CNCed/
Digital Aesthetics Recreated in the Physical - CNCed Resin Cast Objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/KXO9/IA573M76/F4UKXO9IA573M76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/KXO9/IA573M76/F4UKXO9IA573M76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/KXO9/IA573M76/F4UKXO9IA573M76.SMALL.jpg wei wei The specific characteristics of digital tools and machines bring about aesthetics foreign to our everyday experience with the physical world. Inspired by the digital aesthetics, I wanted to recreate a digital world in the physical space, thus blending the two. In this instructable I'll walk you thro...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 15:48:54 PDT
Building a Simple Patio Using Paving Stones http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Simple-Patio-Using-Paving-Stones/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:42:29 PDT
Slipstream Table (Experiments in Aluminum and Plywood Lamination) http://www.instructables.com/id/Slipstream-Table-Experiments-in-Aluminum-and-Plywo/
Slipstream Table (Experiments in Aluminum and Plywood Lamination) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/OV3M/IA5ITYGP/F86OV3MIA5ITYGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/OV3M/IA5ITYGP/F86OV3MIA5ITYGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/OV3M/IA5ITYGP/F86OV3MIA5ITYGP.SMALL.jpg abertoni The Slipstream Table is the culmination of a number of side projects and experiments in CNC profile cutting, lamination, sheet good manipulation and traditional woodworking. The project is the result of the economy and efficiency of cnc fabrication, as well as the realities of the hand finishing req...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 16:29:45 PDT
How to QUICKLY Root/Propagate Succulents from Leaves http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-QUICKLY-RootPropagate-Succulents-from-Leave/
How to QUICKLY Root/Propagate Succulents from Leaves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/A3ER/IA4FP1W8/FH0A3ERIA4FP1W8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/A3ER/IA4FP1W8/FH0A3ERIA4FP1W8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/A3ER/IA4FP1W8/FH0A3ERIA4FP1W8.SMALL.jpg beamerpook Succulents will root without any human intervention/interference whatsoever. Most will sprout roots and form new plants wherever they fall, be it the patio floor under the parent plant, or the trunk of the car where some busy mom knocked off a few leaves. However, it can take weeks and weeks for M...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 19:33:30 PDT
DIY Bean Bag Couch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bean-Bag-Couch/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:45:41 PDT
Store Extension Cords http://www.instructables.com/id/Store-Extension-Cords/
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Thu, 10 Sep 2009 10:07:10 PDT
Adjustable Temperature Controller For Heating Elements http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Temperature-Controller-For-Heating-Elem/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 05:59:40 PDT
How to Make a 3D Layered Photograph with Epoxy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-3D-Layered-Photograph-with-Epoxy/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 19:13:18 PDT
Super Oxygenated Multiponics http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Oxygenated-Multiponics/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 15:21:30 PDT
Wasted Space: High Garage Storage Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Wasted-Space-High-Garage-Storage-Shelves/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 16:46:25 PDT
Homemade Herb Oils http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Essential-Oils/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 10:24:24 PDT
Solar Water Heater Still http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Water-Heater-Still/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 23:07:43 PDT
Railway Iron Anvil http://www.instructables.com/id/Railway-Iron-Anvil/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 00:22:07 PDT
Stain Wood With Snapple Iced Tea http://www.instructables.com/id/Stain-Wood-With-Snapple-Iced-Tea/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 05:50:56 PDT
Replace any plastic nut or screw thread with Instamorph http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-any-plastic-nut-or-screw-thread-with-Insta/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 09:06:02 PDT
Add Solar Powered LED Lights to a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Solar-Powered-LED-Lights-to-a-Harbor-Freight-4/
Add Solar Powered LED Lights to a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SMALL.jpg Tom Hargrave Last fall I added a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit to my outside storage building. I wanted lights in the building but it was not worth the cost to run power to the building just for lights. The lights have been great at night but the two florescent bulbs that come with the kit do not provid...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 20:47:06 PDT
Retr0bright, how to turn a yellow Gameboy white again: The EASY way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Retr0bright-how-to-turn-a-yellow-Gameboy-white-aga/
Retr0bright, how to turn a yellow Gameboy white again: The EASY way! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/P85W/IA0WLP0Q/FIBP85WIA0WLP0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/P85W/IA0WLP0Q/FIBP85WIA0WLP0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/P85W/IA0WLP0Q/FIBP85WIA0WLP0Q.SMALL.jpg RetroGradeBE If you've set foot in an office, somewhere in the nineties, there's a good chance there were computer there and those computers had turned an unpleasant, yellow shade. Maybe you have a piece of electronics from long ago, that once had a pristine white color, but today, turned yellow. Many retro game...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 17:22:33 PDT
Custom Packaging http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Cardboard-Packaging/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 17:35:35 PDT
Buffing out scuff marks and paint from your vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Buffing-out-scuff-marks-and-paint-from-your-vehicl/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 18:53:15 PDT
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Modern-Comic-Book-Display-Shelf/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 07:16:21 PDT
Grinder disc storage (20-30) easiest and simplest http://www.instructables.com/id/Grinder-disc-storage-20-30-easiest-and-simplest/
Grinder disc storage (20-30) easiest and simplest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SMALL.jpg dewanm I will show you how to store 20-30 4' grinder disc most simply and effortlessly MATERIALS Grab an old DVD box Sort out your grinder discs 4' sort out your grinding discs (4' size) in the pic i showed 1 rough sand paper disc , 1 smooth sand paper disc, 1 diamond cutting disc, 1 grinding disc,...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 07:42:22 PDT
Countertop Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Countertop-Greenhouse/
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Sun, 31 Dec 2006 19:11:25 PST
Secret Storage Floating Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Storage-Floating-Desk/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 17:33:26 PDT
Changing front shock absorbers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-front-shock-absorbers/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 15:53:18 PDT
How To Make Wax Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Wax-Paint/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 08:38:37 PDT
Folding Cedar Lawn Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Cedar-Lawn-Chair/
Folding Cedar Lawn Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/YV54/I9YRLD27/FNBYV54I9YRLD27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/YV54/I9YRLD27/FNBYV54I9YRLD27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/YV54/I9YRLD27/FNBYV54I9YRLD27.SMALL.jpg Carl Jacobson I just uploaded this video on YouTube on how to make this Cedar chair. Here's some more detailed instructions if you would like to build it. It's a pretty easy project. Choosing the right lumber I chose Cedar for this project, it's a great outdoor wood that holds up well. Cut list for the pr...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:28:54 PDT
Roughneck Rain Barrel http://www.instructables.com/id/Roughneck-Rain-Barrel/
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Mon, 17 May 2010 18:10:45 PDT
MURLIN Trebuchet http://www.instructables.com/id/MURLIN-Trebuchet/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 20:58:37 PDT
How to : Steel and Pallet Table / Reuse Refuse http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Steel-and-Pallet-Table-Reuse-Refuse/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 08:49:40 PDT
$40 Backyard Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/40-Backyard-Chair/
$40 Backyard Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/35VL/I9YBPMJX/FTV35VLI9YBPMJX.SMALL.jpg gkrisanda In this instructable I will be doing a step by step tutorial on how you can make high quality professional lounge style chairs made from pressure treated wood. This project uses pressure treated wood given that the chairs are designed to be placed outdoors. This will help fight against things such a...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 14:50:49 PDT
Kerf Cutting Timber http://www.instructables.com/id/Kerf-Cutting-Timber/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 17:11:03 PDT
Backyard Kitchen made from Reclaimed Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Backyard-Kitchen-made-from-Reclaimed-Mater/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 12:45:03 PDT
The Dog Walking Station http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dog-Walking-Station/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 06:39:11 PDT
Hidden Chair Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Chair-Compartment/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 11:44:32 PDT
Bending Furniture Collection http://www.instructables.com/id/Bending-Furniture-Collection/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 18:00:13 PDT
Watchmaker toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Watchmaker-toolbox/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:26:13 PDT
Live Edge Dining Table (MAPLE) http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-Dining-Table/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:18:07 PDT
How to Make a Hanging Baffle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Hanging-Baffle/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 02:11:40 PDT
Custom Wooden Spoon http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wooden-Spoon/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 22:48:36 PDT
Artisan Axe Created From Discarded Vintage Axe Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Artisan-Axe-Created-From-Discarded-Vintage-Axe-Hea/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 17:06:14 PDT
Dual Screen Monitor Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Screen-Monitor-Stand/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 03:35:59 PDT
How to Build A Lasagna Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-A-Lasagna-Bed/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 12:24:46 PDT
DIY grill hack: Build a platform for your grill http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-grill-hack-Build-a-platform-for-your-grill/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 09:41:40 PDT
Super cheap, efficient and quiet smoke extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-cheap-efficient-and-quiet-smoke-extractor/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 18:37:17 PDT
DIY Rain Barrel - sized for an apartment http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rain-Barrel-sized-for-an-apartment/
DIY Rain Barrel - sized for an apartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/TBIQ/I9UDCKOY/FWITBIQI9UDCKOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/TBIQ/I9UDCKOY/FWITBIQI9UDCKOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/TBIQ/I9UDCKOY/FWITBIQI9UDCKOY.SMALL.jpg chriselsasser A simple step by step guide by @chriselsasser. ** Before starting you can check your local rain-water collection regulations at http://www.enlight-inc.com/blog/?p=1036 Materials & tools list All of the items you will need for the project. I’ll always recommend supporting your local hardwar...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 16:20:27 PDT
Using a Thermal Camera to find Electrical Problems! http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-Thermal-Camera-to-find-Electrical-Problems/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 05:09:41 PDT
Watertight Metal container. (no sealant needed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Watertight-Metal-container-no-sealant-needed/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 20:34:43 PDT