Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 31 Jan 2015 13:16:56 PST BLOX v1.01 My Masterpiece in real! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Masterpiece-in-real/
My Masterpiece in real! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/IQMI/I5J54Z4M/FFJIQMII5J54Z4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/IQMI/I5J54Z4M/FFJIQMII5J54Z4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/IQMI/I5J54Z4M/FFJIQMII5J54Z4M.SMALL.jpg pegasos I promised you guys pictures and how I made it. A lot is happened between my last Intructable and now.Story short:February 2014 my little brother is diagnose with a rare kind of leukemia. He and my other little brother live by my father and my stepmother. My father, stepmother and I have the classic...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:38:49 PST
Home bar with reclaimed bowling alley bar top http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-bar-with-reclaimed-bowling-alley-bar-top/
Home bar with reclaimed bowling alley bar top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/U7IR/I5JHTFTM/FIIU7IRI5JHTFTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/U7IR/I5JHTFTM/FIIU7IRI5JHTFTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/U7IR/I5JHTFTM/FIIU7IRI5JHTFTM.SMALL.jpg Garwulff The Dream. I have been dreaming of building my basement bar for about 10 years. My friends all have heard me say, "I’m working on my bar…bla bla bla" since my 20s. I’ve been building parts to go in the bar for years. I’ve assembled materials and vintage pieces for just as long. After a couple of set...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:28:13 PST
How To Carve Bone Jewelry: Tools and Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Carve-Bone-Jewelry-Tools-and-Materials/
How To Carve Bone Jewelry: Tools and Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/CVXL/I5JHRUMP/FILCVXLI5JHRUMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/CVXL/I5JHRUMP/FILCVXLI5JHRUMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/CVXL/I5JHRUMP/FILCVXLI5JHRUMP.SMALL.jpg ColleenW3 The original tutorial was published here on Bone Jeweler.This bone carving tutorial is a large summary of what you need to begin carving bone and similar materials. The hobby itself of bone carving holds an allure to many creative people and it is not uncommon these days to stumble into someone just...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:24:20 PST
Media Cabinet with Shutters http://www.instructables.com/id/Media-Cabinet-with-Shutters/
Media Cabinet with Shutters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SMALL.jpg jessemckee I made this media cabinet for a client a while back and really enjoyed the process. I think the timeless, traditional design can fit in to most homes. This was a fairly complex project in some areas, but it was well worth it and if you're on this site, I think you could do it, too.Similar designs ca...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:58:46 PST
$14 Secret Crawlspace Access Door http://www.instructables.com/id/14-Secret-Crawlspace-Access-Door/
$14 Secret Crawlspace Access Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/A1TC/I5GNDFBW/FNRA1TCI5GNDFBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/A1TC/I5GNDFBW/FNRA1TCI5GNDFBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/A1TC/I5GNDFBW/FNRA1TCI5GNDFBW.SMALL.jpg Ilovelamp This is a hidden crawlspace access door that I built into my bedroom closet floor. It allows my crawlspace to now serve as a storm shelter, a safe room(a place for my family to hide in case of an intruder), and a storage area. I built it 2-3 years ago and it has been opened and closed 100's of tim...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:29:15 PST
DIY Solar Address Numbers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Address-Numbers/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:25:51 PST
Day and Night Time Lighting for Developing Communities: Hybrid Moser Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Day-and-Night-Time-Lighting-for-Developing-Communi/
Day and Night Time Lighting for Developing Communities: Hybrid Moser Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/H4DA/HSCYANOZ/FXAH4DAHSCYANOZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/H4DA/HSCYANOZ/FXAH4DAHSCYANOZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/H4DA/HSCYANOZ/FXAH4DAHSCYANOZ.SMALL.jpg hayesms In my Technical Communications course at Rose-Hulman, I worked with a fantastic team of three other students to complete a research project intended to aid the efforts of our Engineers Without Borders club. Our specific project was meant to give Gomoa Gyaman--a small, Ghanaian, subsistence farming c...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 07:25:19 PST
Repurposed hammer into wooden mallet. http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-hammer-into-wooden-mallet/
Repurposed hammer into wooden mallet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K63S/I5GN2IQP/FRMK63SI5GN2IQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K63S/I5GN2IQP/FRMK63SI5GN2IQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K63S/I5GN2IQP/FRMK63SI5GN2IQP.SMALL.jpg Thatguyyouthinkyouknow So I have been looking through instructables for a while and decided it is time to post my own. So here goes my first try, I hope that i am clear on this.So I have been thinking about building some furniture for my wife and I don't own a soft face mallet or wooden mallet. I have had this ginormous f...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:42:35 PST
Press Aluminum Cans into Ceiling and Wall Tiles http://www.instructables.com/id/Press-Aluminum-Cans-into-Ceiling-and-Wall-Tiles/
Press Aluminum Cans into Ceiling and Wall Tiles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/9E5T/FT7PL1SE/F599E5TFT7PL1SE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/9E5T/FT7PL1SE/F599E5TFT7PL1SE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/9E5T/FT7PL1SE/F599E5TFT7PL1SE.SMALL.jpg robbtoberfest This is an experimental project that uses aluminum cans to make decorative metal tiles for ceilings or walls by cutting open the cans into flat rectangles and using a die stamp to form them. This is similar to my beer can roof project except the die making is more complex here. First make a ti...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2009 23:08:22 PDT
$4 Spiked Shoes (for painting) from the Dollar Store http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Spiked-Shoes-for-painting-from-the-Dollar-Store/
$4 Spiked Shoes (for painting) from the Dollar Store - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/D60U/I5DSWRVZ/FQ0D60UI5DSWRVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/D60U/I5DSWRVZ/FQ0D60UI5DSWRVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/D60U/I5DSWRVZ/FQ0D60UI5DSWRVZ.SMALL.jpg pixelinabitmap I'm getting ready to get rid of carpet in my house and refinish the plywood underfloor with Sanitred (which is the cheapest and easiest way to create durable smooth-surface floors I've found after some research). This mostly boils down to painting the plywood with several coats (of a couple differ...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:00:40 PST
Native bee hive http://www.instructables.com/id/Native-bee-hive/
Native bee hive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/4IWM/I5DSPTD7/F6A4IWMI5DSPTD7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/4IWM/I5DSPTD7/F6A4IWMI5DSPTD7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/4IWM/I5DSPTD7/F6A4IWMI5DSPTD7.SMALL.jpg PowellMade My brother found a water meter box out the front of his house and told me to come and look at the bugs in it. After a bit of research I discovered they were in fact Australian native stingless bees. That's right. A tiny, non-stinging, hardworking honey-making insect. These small bees sometimes mak...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:58:23 PST
Pallet Rubber Band Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Rubber-Band-Gun/
Pallet Rubber Band Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/1CYI/I5DSU1HS/FN21CYII5DSU1HS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/1CYI/I5DSU1HS/FN21CYII5DSU1HS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/1CYI/I5DSU1HS/FN21CYII5DSU1HS.SMALL.jpg ClenseYourPallet The rubber band gun is a classic toy. I have awesome memories of all the rubber band guns that my Dad made for me when I was young. They were always different styles made of different materials. I had so much fun pretending I was a cowboy, and from shooting my sisters.So when I saw a rubber band c...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 05:16:19 PST
Laser Cut Fine Art! http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Fine-Art/
Laser Cut Fine Art! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/RE64/I5BRWQSY/F1WRE64I5BRWQSY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/RE64/I5BRWQSY/F1WRE64I5BRWQSY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/RE64/I5BRWQSY/F1WRE64I5BRWQSY.SMALL.jpg marinelaArt Hi all!!This is my first Instructable, and hopefully one of many more in the future!Lets start.In this Instructable I would like to show you how easy is to create some unique Art, art that involves wood and can be hanged on a wall just like any other painting.Wood is such a great material, and we ha...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:01:02 PST
Perfect Seed Envelope http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Seed-Envelope/
Perfect Seed Envelope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/FV6P/I3BH8CRX/FENFV6PI3BH8CRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/FV6P/I3BH8CRX/FENFV6PI3BH8CRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/FV6P/I3BH8CRX/FENFV6PI3BH8CRX.SMALL.jpg spydarbot This envelope takes less than a minute to make, requires no glue nor fasteners, can be made from any size paper (as long as it's square), and can easily be closed/reopened. Start With A Square You'll need to start with a square piece of paper. 8.5 x 8.5 is an easy proportion to get from standard ...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:24:15 PST
Dust Collection With A Ceiling Fan Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Dust-Collection-With-A-Ceiling-Fan-Remote/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:05:29 PST
Multi-tool Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-tool-Hacks/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:44:33 PST
Repair the odometer/PRND321 LCD display on a '99-'06 GM/Chevy truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-the-odometergear-select-LCD-display-on-a-99/
Repair the odometer/PRND321 LCD display on a '99-'06 GM/Chevy truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/2D2N/HKM9407W/FJN2D2NHKM9407W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/2D2N/HKM9407W/FJN2D2NHKM9407W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/2D2N/HKM9407W/FJN2D2NHKM9407W.SMALL.jpg sailingthrough In this Instructable, I will show you how to repair odometer/gear select (PRND321) LCD on your GM truck. In this case, mine is a '02 Chevrolet Avalanche but this should apply to all GMT 800 series trucks within this age range. A common fault on '99 - '02 GM trucks was the permanent or intermittent ...
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 16:22:44 PDT
Hidden Blade Design Concept http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Blade-Design-Concept-1/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:59:03 PST
Stained Wood Top with Pipe Dream Legs Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-Wood-Top-with-Pipe-Dream-Legs-Desk/
Stained Wood Top with Pipe Dream Legs Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/6BHC/I5BRYSD8/FN96BHCI5BRYSD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/6BHC/I5BRYSD8/FN96BHCI5BRYSD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/6BHC/I5BRYSD8/FN96BHCI5BRYSD8.SMALL.jpg ASwacker This is a relatively simple and quick project to do. It took me less than a day (minus drying time of the top coat, but more on that soon) and I couldn't be more thrilled with it. All in all, expect to pay some good money for the pipes – mine cost around $150 total. I added a couple of extra steps t...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:13:02 PST
DIY Hydroponic Grow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hydroponic-Grow-Box/
DIY Hydroponic Grow Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/W1IN/I5BSCT7K/F4IW1INI5BSCT7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/W1IN/I5BSCT7K/F4IW1INI5BSCT7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/W1IN/I5BSCT7K/F4IW1INI5BSCT7K.SMALL.jpg TheFrosty The original post can be found here: DIY Hydroponic Grow Box at HomeAfter searching online for a hydroponic grow box I found a bunch of systems ranging from $200-$2000+. So I decided to build my own.Materials NeededAny size dark container bin (with lid). Use a size you’ve got the space for. I went w...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:36:13 PST
$25 DIY LED Strip Grow Light http://www.instructables.com/id/25-DIY-LED-Strip-Grow-Light/
$25 DIY LED Strip Grow Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/6RRB/I5DS27AQ/FG66RRBI5DS27AQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/6RRB/I5DS27AQ/FG66RRBI5DS27AQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/6RRB/I5DS27AQ/FG66RRBI5DS27AQ.SMALL.jpg tgvoss I wanted a bright light to help start my seedlings in the spring. There are two variation to this project, one with a heat sync and one without. The photos are for the heat sync version since that is what I made.Parts Flexible LED Strip ($7.19 for 5630 type, over 4000 lumens) Power Supply ($8.96 for...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:24:39 PST
3-in1 table http://www.instructables.com/id/3-in1-table/
3-in1 table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/RX0M/I5BS95YL/F7URX0MI5BS95YL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/RX0M/I5BS95YL/F7URX0MI5BS95YL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/RX0M/I5BS95YL/F7URX0MI5BS95YL.SMALL.jpg dezine 3-in-1 table that is a TV tray, a laptop stand, or a coffee table Made from 16mm marine plywood this 3-in-1 table is quick and easy to make if you have all your boards cut to size and assemble using a biscuit joiner. You have the option to set the stand upright for tea indoors or outdoors, ...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:22:20 PST
Improving an otherwise low precision woodworking drill jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Jig-improvement-Drill-Guide-Kit-61503-01-200/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:43:32 PST
diy super easy small biogas methane plant http://www.instructables.com/id/diy-super-easy-small-biogas-methane-plant/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:13:18 PST
LED Tracing Light Box (simple and awesome) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Tracing-Light-Box-simple-and-awesome/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 07:56:23 PST
GoPro time-lapse rig for dashboard (Lego) http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-time-lapse-rig-for-dashboard-Lego/
GoPro time-lapse rig for dashboard (Lego) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/UB2Z/I5BS5E7Y/F6OUB2ZI5BS5E7Y.SMALL.jpg Coin of Gold Ever wanted to capture the journey to your vacation? Well, now you can! This rig for the GoPro allows you to complete that family road trip montage by making a time-lapse of the journey. Made out of Lego, this is a simple rig to hold your GoPro in place while driving down the road. This was origi...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:13:59 PST
Dumpster Diving For Fun and Profit! (mostly fun though) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dumpster-Diving-For-Fun-and-Profit-mostly-fun-thou/
Dumpster Diving For Fun and Profit! (mostly fun though) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/AQ3E/I5BS4JWG/FPYAQ3EI5BS4JWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/AQ3E/I5BS4JWG/FPYAQ3EI5BS4JWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/AQ3E/I5BS4JWG/FPYAQ3EI5BS4JWG.SMALL.jpg bigdaddycole I was writing this instructable when my brother mentioned the budget contest, so i am entering it. Please vote for me!So, my brother is a stay at home dad, and I am underpaid. It's kind of hard to make cool stuff, when you can't afford raw materials. My brother decided to try dumpster diving as a...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:00:10 PST
Pallet Table Game of thrones - DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Table-Game-of-thrones-DIY-Tutorial/
Pallet Table Game of thrones - DIY Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/XSIH/I5BS45FS/F0LXSIHI5BS45FS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/XSIH/I5BS45FS/F0LXSIHI5BS45FS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/XSIH/I5BS45FS/F0LXSIHI5BS45FS.SMALL.jpg victordoes Do you want to know how a pallet can be turned into a coffee table with a map of Westeros on top of it? Well, then your in luck! Items needed: SawHammerCrowbarSet SquarePenPencilScrewdriverTapeMap of Westeros in desired size (or some other pattern)Wood burner(? Do unfortunately not know the English ...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:49:14 PST
Origami Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Lamp/
Origami Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/9HW7/I58ICSZ6/FK89HW7I58ICSZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/9HW7/I58ICSZ6/FK89HW7I58ICSZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/9HW7/I58ICSZ6/FK89HW7I58ICSZ6.SMALL.jpg jake_lee_1105 Material you need:1) One large sheet of paper, the sizeof the paper needs to be 1:2 (width/length) ratio,2) Glue3) Large size empty bottle4) Paper cutter5) Thread6) Small ligiht bulb and cable A quick gothrough (will update the detail in the future) Follow the pic's order to fold the pattern.Once...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 02:01:08 PST
How to make a wooden tape holder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wooden-tape-holder/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 09:37:58 PST
Making The Zoetrope http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-The-Zoetrope/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:49:47 PST
enhance your car or ups battery http://www.instructables.com/id/enhance-your-car-or-ups-battery/
enhance your car or ups battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/I1DG/I5B4LJQC/F60I1DGI5B4LJQC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/I1DG/I5B4LJQC/F60I1DGI5B4LJQC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/I1DG/I5B4LJQC/F60I1DGI5B4LJQC.SMALL.jpg ccpro14 today i will show you how to enhance a battery ressults of the improvement can be seen within a week or 2you will needepsom salt (magnesium sulphate)distilled water Gather it up a battery with six caps or cells needs2 cups of epsom salt2 cups of water (distilled water preferd)now take them in a b...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:02:22 PST
very cheap 1.5 $ angle grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/very-cheap-15-angle-grinder/
very cheap 1.5 $ angle grinder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/6NNX/I5A7Y26O/F5Q6NNXI5A7Y26O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/6NNX/I5A7Y26O/F5Q6NNXI5A7Y26O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/6NNX/I5A7Y26O/F5Q6NNXI5A7Y26O.SMALL.jpg shashankrwt342 its for those people who don,t have a high budget, and want an emergency angle grinder .its ready in half an hour or less ( depending upon the type of epoxy you use)material required -1x instant glue ( i used feviquick )1x araldite 1x angle grinder blade 1x hand drill 1x small plastic piece( optiona...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:50:13 PST
Pirate ship Playhouse / Treehouse / Fort / Swingset / In trouble with wife http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirateship-Playhouse-Treehouse-Fort-Swingset-In-tr/
Pirate ship Playhouse / Treehouse / Fort / Swingset / In trouble with wife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/TR6N/I5A8YDRJ/FQGTR6NI5A8YDRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/TR6N/I5A8YDRJ/FQGTR6NI5A8YDRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/TR6N/I5A8YDRJ/FQGTR6NI5A8YDRJ.SMALL.jpg JP Ammons I started a job in a new town, to help with the transition I promised my sons that I would build them a pirate playhouse. I told my wife I would build a 5 foot platform with a ladder and slide. Things escalated quickly.... Mapping it out First step map out where you plan to build, ask the wife ...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:25:16 PST
Diy Head Light Cleaner Gift Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Head-Light-Cleaner-Gift-Kit/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:34:53 PST
Build an awesome mobile space saving work bench. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-awesome-mobile-space-saving-work-bench/
Build an awesome mobile space saving work bench. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/14U5/I59VYV20/FOB14U5I59VYV20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/14U5/I59VYV20/FOB14U5I59VYV20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/14U5/I59VYV20/FOB14U5I59VYV20.SMALL.jpg ZombTech Hey there everyone my names Colter and i'm here to help you build an awesome space saving workbench that is also mobile. I would like to let you know that most of the instructions in here can either be adjusted to fit your area or the style you want. Like if you don't want doors on the front of it j...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:01:31 PST
Umbrella watered plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Umbrella-watered-plant/
Umbrella watered plant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/U9W7/I55N0FEA/F3FU9W7I55N0FEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/U9W7/I55N0FEA/F3FU9W7I55N0FEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/U9W7/I55N0FEA/F3FU9W7I55N0FEA.SMALL.jpg vatkin In this instructable I will show you how to build an umbrella stand built in to a plant pot, all the excess rain water left on your umbrellas will be used for watering the plant. This serves both as a nice design for an umbrella stand as well as way to collect and re-purpose all that rain water with...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 05:07:42 PST
Small Tools Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Tools-Hanger/
Small Tools Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/DHC7/I4UXIEOT/FSHDHC7I4UXIEOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/DHC7/I4UXIEOT/FSHDHC7I4UXIEOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/DHC7/I4UXIEOT/FSHDHC7I4UXIEOT.SMALL.jpg udubinsky I have a very small work station space and everything has to be as accessible as possible.I came up with these strong Hard-Disk Magnets, gluing them to the down-side of the shelf for holding my tools and saving me space on the working table.
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 10:00:43 PST
Mid Century Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Coffee-Table/
Mid Century Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JVXI/I55N1QJ9/FGAJVXII55N1QJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JVXI/I55N1QJ9/FGAJVXII55N1QJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JVXI/I55N1QJ9/FGAJVXII55N1QJ9.SMALL.jpg jessemckee First, this design isn't necessarily my own. It's a common mid century design that I added some of my favorite details to. Mainly the box joinery. Sorry about the images being smaller, I only took these with my iPhone and updated my progress on Instagram a while back. My Instagram is @jessemckee if ...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 07:17:04 PST
DIY Drill Press with Rubber Band Suspension http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drill-Press-with-Rubber-Band-Suspension/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:21:16 PST
Grow Light System PVC frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Light-System-PVC-frame/
Grow Light System PVC frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/8I43/I55MRC4A/FXW8I43I55MRC4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/8I43/I55MRC4A/FXW8I43I55MRC4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/8I43/I55MRC4A/FXW8I43I55MRC4A.SMALL.jpg constructicon_edwarducus This is a cost efficient alternative for an indoor grow light system, the approximate cost is $44.I decided to do this because my wife wanted to start her plants for the garden indoors. Tools and materials PVC was the material of choice because it is light, strong, and efficient for this applicat...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 10:40:15 PST
Beautiful Inexpensive Rustic Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Inexpensive-Rustic-Coffee-Table/
Beautiful Inexpensive Rustic Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/9Y9B/I55MYM95/FYY9Y9BI55MYM95.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/9Y9B/I55MYM95/FYY9Y9BI55MYM95.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/9Y9B/I55MYM95/FYY9Y9BI55MYM95.SMALL.jpg Moneer81 Hello fellow makers and DIYers,This is a simple yet beautiful project that can add a lot of character and charm to any living room. This rustic style is very popular now and luckily, if you are a beginner like me, it is not very hard to make things look rough or rustic! This is my first foray into f...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:46:41 PST
Lampshade For Livingroom http://www.instructables.com/id/Lampshade-For-Livingroom/
Lampshade For Livingroom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/YRRP/I55MUMY5/FHSYRRPI55MUMY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/YRRP/I55MUMY5/FHSYRRPI55MUMY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/YRRP/I55MUMY5/FHSYRRPI55MUMY5.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon Hello EveryoneThis little instructable took place at my houseThe living room Build process #1 Drive to the nearest wood store and buy the desired size and diameter of the PlywoodCut it the size you wantMake sure the Plywood are smooth and good looking Cutting Cut the Plywood you desired siz...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 04:49:17 PST
Mason Bee House http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Bee-House/
Mason Bee House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/7G8Q/I55MRRVH/F5L7G8QI55MRRVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/7G8Q/I55MRRVH/F5L7G8QI55MRRVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/7G8Q/I55MRRVH/F5L7G8QI55MRRVH.SMALL.jpg mtairymd Native mason bees can be housed to protect them from pests, diseases and predators. They are excellent early season pollinators for orchards and other early season fruit crops. Mason bees can do more work than non-native honey bees, even on a cloudy rainy day. Also, mason bees are solitary non-aggr...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:34:52 PST
Clutch Replacement 2012-2015 Civic Si http://www.instructables.com/id/Clutch-Replacement-2012-2015-Civic-Si/
Clutch Replacement 2012-2015 Civic Si - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/6A7X/I55MQUAR/FQK6A7XI55MQUAR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/6A7X/I55MQUAR/FQK6A7XI55MQUAR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/6A7X/I55MQUAR/FQK6A7XI55MQUAR.SMALL.jpg The Engine Room Let me start off by saying that this is probably one of the easiest FWD clutches that I have ever done. I can do this particular car in around 3-4 hours if I don't get distracted. Realistically, you should give yourself 8-10 hours of actual work time plus whatever you spend fixing as you go.There...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:21:35 PST
Grow Potatoes In Tires http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Potatoes-In-Tires/
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 22:26:37 PDT
Rustic Beam Mantel and Corbels http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Beam-Mantel-and-Corbels/
Rustic Beam Mantel and Corbels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/CJFE/I55MWX1P/F35CJFEI55MWX1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/CJFE/I55MWX1P/F35CJFEI55MWX1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/CJFE/I55MWX1P/F35CJFEI55MWX1P.SMALL.jpg rick.smith.90 So bear with me, this is the first instructable I've created, but I wanted to share my experience finishing and installing a large beam mantel on an existing stone fireplace. My challenges were how to ensure a solid and secure attachment to the fireplace itself and have the beam look like it had al...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:16:28 PST
DIY 2$ Dremel Router Attachment http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-2-Dremel-Router-Attachment/
DIY 2$ Dremel Router Attachment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/HO3H/I55MVV9E/F27HO3HI55MVV9E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/HO3H/I55MVV9E/F27HO3HI55MVV9E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/HO3H/I55MVV9E/F27HO3HI55MVV9E.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this quick ible I'm gonna show you how to make a simple router attachment for your dremel (original or not like mine) using just a plastic jar saved from the garbage.I have a cheap and not original dremel so the last thing I want is spend 20/30$ to buy a router attachment for it; so ...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:37:02 PST
2 level reception desk http://www.instructables.com/id/2-level-reception-desk/
2 level reception desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DK8P/I4WYWEE4/FPQDK8PI4WYWEE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DK8P/I4WYWEE4/FPQDK8PI4WYWEE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DK8P/I4WYWEE4/FPQDK8PI4WYWEE4.SMALL.jpg Dvda2108 this build was done for the anual cartoonfestival in belgium. It's a 2 story reception desk. ground level is the main reception area and the top level is for kids to go upstairs. The top level was designed purely for kids. Materials and equipment this is what we used:all measurments will be in c...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 02:26:58 PST
Make a bathroom vanity out of an old dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-bathroom-vanity-out-of-an-old-dresser/
Make a bathroom vanity out of an old dresser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/VB7O/H2WELO17/FWUVB7OH2WELO17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/VB7O/H2WELO17/FWUVB7OH2WELO17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/VB7O/H2WELO17/FWUVB7OH2WELO17.SMALL.jpg CaptainJester In this instructable I will show you how to make a bathroom vanity from an old dresser. What you need: Materials: Old dresser 5/8" thick MDF (Medium Density Fiberboard) 5/8" this painted OSB (Oriented Strand Board) scrap wood pieces sandpaper leg levelers counter top sink faucet various wood screw...
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Sat, 2 Jun 2012 14:24:18 PDT