Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Apr 2015 12:46:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Tabletop bench and Moxon vice http://www.instructables.com/id/Tabletop-bench-and-Moxon-vice/
Tabletop bench and Moxon vice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/CTAJ/I916E41Z/FCOCTAJI916E41Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/CTAJ/I916E41Z/FCOCTAJI916E41Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/CTAJ/I916E41Z/FCOCTAJI916E41Z.SMALL.jpg tholopotami Woodworking requires a dedicated surface and of course an appropriate vice. Until now I have avoided mounting a permanent woodworking vice on my small table because this would limit storage space even more. Instead I looked for a tabletop solution. There are several ideas for tableto...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 07:51:57 PDT
Full Size Platform bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Size-Platform-bed/
Full Size Platform bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/75I1/I916D9AF/FU875I1I916D9AF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/75I1/I916D9AF/FU875I1I916D9AF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/75I1/I916D9AF/FU875I1I916D9AF.SMALL.jpg mishra.rajneesh So after watching hours of videos and reading tutorials I decided to build a full size bed for my daughter. I must say it was quiet a learning process as I was doing it for the first time and wasn't sure on the type of tools needed for this project. Here is what I bought from HomeDepot : Deck Screws...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:53:25 PDT
Window Box Planter Stairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-Box-Planter-Stairs/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:04:42 PDT
Celtic spoon http://www.instructables.com/id/Celtic-spoon/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:16:34 PDT
Drill Press Laser Alignment Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-Laser-Alignment-Tool/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:05:54 PDT
Child Labour Adornment http://www.instructables.com/id/Child-Labour-Adornment/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:15:55 PDT
Make your own Sanding Mop http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Sanding-Mop/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 09:11:30 PDT
Mini drill press with dc motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-drill-press-with-dc-motor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/X1PE/HKZAW95U/F8CX1PEHKZAW95U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/X1PE/HKZAW95U/F8CX1PEHKZAW95U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/X1PE/HKZAW95U/F8CX1PEHKZAW95U.SMALL.jpg ric12335 Hello, here I show a new version of my mini drill press, specially designed for PCB, but may be useful both for drilling and sanding or polishing, etc.. The operating principle is simple, on two guides slides (drawer type) put the basis for the drill. The movement of these guides is achieved using ...
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Mon, 2 Sep 2013 11:12:07 PDT
Batteries + Jumpercables = DC Welder http://www.instructables.com/id/Golfcart--Welder/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2008 20:47:00 PDT
Replacing h7 oem headlamps with led! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-h7-oem-headlamps-with-led/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 17:23:04 PDT
Make a travel practice guitar ver. 2.0 (with video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-travel-practice-guitar-ver-20-with-video/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 04:31:59 PDT
Slate Plant Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Slate-Plant-Pots/
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Wed, 28 Dec 2011 08:16:25 PST
Up-Cycled Bowie Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-Cycled-Bowie-Knife/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:24:19 PDT
Something from Nothing - DIY Solar heater from scrap bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Something-from-Nothing-DIY-Solar-heater-from-scrap/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:42:05 PDT
Metal get well soon card http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-get-well-soon-Card/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:35:45 PDT
DIY Grinding Machine by HDD(hard drive) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Grinding-Machine-by-HDDhard-drive/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:45:18 PDT
Perpetua Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Perpetua-Stool/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:12:59 PDT
Shop Cheats: Hook and Eye Driver http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-Cheats-Hook-and-Eye-Driver/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:00:51 PDT
How to make a star projector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-star-projector/
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Fri, 1 Feb 2013 15:04:29 PST
DIY: Finally! How To Repair a GM Instrument Cluster At Home - Speedometer And All Gauges. For Silverado, Tahoe, Yukon, Suburban, Sierra, H2, Avalanche and other 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006 Chevrolet GM vehicles. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Finally-How-To-Repair-a-GM-Instrument-Cluster-/
DIY: Finally! How To Repair a GM Instrument Cluster At Home - Speedometer And All Gauges. For Silverado, Tahoe, Yukon, Suburban, Sierra, H2, Avalanche and other 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006 Chevrolet GM vehicles. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/SYVZ/I2X6SC5S/FCSSYVZI2X6SC5S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/SYVZ/I2X6SC5S/FCSSYVZI2X6SC5S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/SYVZ/I2X6SC5S/FCSSYVZI2X6SC5S.SMALL.jpg Supportteam In this tutorial you'll learn how to repair a sticky, stuck, jumpy or dead GM speedometer, tachometer, fuel gauge, oil pressure gauge, volt meter, water temperature gauge and transmission temperature gauge. The parts and tools needed are available here: GM Stepper MotorsIf after reviewing the proced...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:00:32 PDT
Sandpaper Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandpaper-Cutter-1/
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:56:33 PDT
Steel Bucket Hose Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Bucket-Hose-Holder/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:32:54 PDT
Divisadero Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Divisadero-Chair/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:51:59 PDT
How to Change Your Engine Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Your-Engine-Oil-1/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:11:08 PDT
Convert a Grindstone to Treadle Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Grindstone-to-Treadle-Power/
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:17:11 PDT
Floating shelf w/ secret compartment (I made it at TechShop!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-shelf-w-secret-compartment-I-made-it-at/
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Sat, 10 Mar 2012 16:29:15 PST
Bottle cap microquadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Botle-cap-microquadcopter/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 01:45:43 PDT
GlitterBoard http://www.instructables.com/id/GlitterBoard/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:01:55 PDT
Spice Rack Bandsaw Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Spice-Rack-Bandsaw-Drawers/
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 09:21:57 PDT
How to replace a CV boot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-a-CV-boot/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:47:17 PDT
A Basic Clean for Outdoor AC Units http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-Outdoor-AC-Units/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:14:57 PDT
Mirror Finishing A Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/Mirror-Finishing-A-Metal/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:09:27 PDT
Gel Ink Pen with a Windshield Breaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Gel-Ink-Pen-with-a-Windshield-Breaker/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 01:50:11 PDT
Brown Dog Gadgets Solar Dash Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Brown-Dog-Gadgets-Solar-Dash-Charger/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:06:31 PDT
Rain Barrel Stand and Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-Barrel-Stand-and-Installation/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:03:13 PDT
Wooden Carved Skull http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-skull/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 11:39:38 PDT
Plastic Army Men Fruit Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Army-Men-Fruit-Bowl/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 10:48:43 PDT
How To Tighten a Chainsaw Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tighten-a-Chainsaw-Chain/
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Tue, 21 Sep 2010 10:59:06 PDT
How To Make Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Furniture/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:48:45 PDT
Homemade Sanding Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Sanding-Blocks/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:50:30 PDT
How To Build Your Own Strawberry Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-Your-Own-Strawberry-Tower/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/I4Z7/GI0TMQ1M/FL7I4Z7GI0TMQ1M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/I4Z7/GI0TMQ1M/FL7I4Z7GI0TMQ1M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/I4Z7/GI0TMQ1M/FL7I4Z7GI0TMQ1M.SMALL.jpg web4deb Detailed instruction how out to make your own growing tower out of a standard 4" PVC pipe.   Works great for hydroponic or aquaponic systems!  Below is the entire transcript from the video: Hello everyone. One of the top requests I get is how to build a strawberry tower. This video will display al...
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Mon, 3 Jan 2011 07:36:04 PST
Jurassic Park Gate Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Jurassic-Park-Gate-Headboard/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:21:36 PDT
Broken Plastic Box? Weld it Back Together! http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-Plastic-Box-Repair-it-With-a-Plastic-Welde/
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Wed, 29 Feb 2012 15:14:40 PST
Magnetic Floor/Yard Cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-FloorYard-Cleaner/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:32:16 PDT
Make a Hair Appliance Storage Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hair-Appliance-Storage-Shelf/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:32:18 PDT
Compost Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Compost-Sensor/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:15:53 PDT
Luxury Shower - Under $60 http://www.instructables.com/id/Luxury-Shower-Under-60/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:45:48 PDT
Drill a hole lengthwise through a dowel http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-a-hole-lengthwise-though-a-dowel/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:14:31 PDT
Wood Pallet Mini Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Pallet-Mini-Bar/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 13:50:43 PDT
Picture Frame Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Frame-Desk-Lamp/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:14:20 PDT