Instructables: exploring - workshop - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:27:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wood Working Primer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Working-Primer/
Wood Working Primer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/IYBO/I0C95F8Y/FNXIYBOI0C95F8Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/IYBO/I0C95F8Y/FNXIYBOI0C95F8Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/IYBO/I0C95F8Y/FNXIYBOI0C95F8Y.SMALL.jpg tjdux This is a humble Instructible covering some wood working basics. These are all self taught methods I have learned and used to create many things with wood. I know this wonderful website is full of guides on how to make things in great detail. Often times before I had done many of these things mys...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:36:22 PDT
Designing and Building Beautiful RC Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-and-Building-Beautiful-RC-Airplane/
Designing and Building Beautiful RC Airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/F9TX/HZJOLPCD/F9VF9TXHZJOLPCD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/F9TX/HZJOLPCD/F9VF9TXHZJOLPCD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/F9TX/HZJOLPCD/F9VF9TXHZJOLPCD.SMALL.jpg Jason9198 Hello everyone this is my first Instructable but I am excited and eager to share with all of the great people on here how to design and build a remote control airplane. Aviation has been a passion of mine all my life, and has led me to pursue my aerospace engineering degree. As a engineering stude...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:20:30 PDT
Lighted Pipe-supported Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighted-Pipe-supported-Shelves/
Lighted Pipe-supported Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/G0LX/I0NOFJN3/FC9G0LXI0NOFJN3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/G0LX/I0NOFJN3/FC9G0LXI0NOFJN3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/G0LX/I0NOFJN3/FC9G0LXI0NOFJN3.SMALL.jpg walter.warren1 In updating from some Walmart style particle board and veneer type shelving units to something more durable and interesting, I decided on the industrial design appearance of shelves made using steel pipe and fittings as the supports. The internet is crowded with photos of this style, but I wanted m...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:33:19 PDT
Making a Cutout Coin Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cutout-Coin-Necklace/
Making a Cutout Coin Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/956N/I0LDYY01/FFJ956NI0LDYY01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/956N/I0LDYY01/FFJ956NI0LDYY01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/956N/I0LDYY01/FFJ956NI0LDYY01.SMALL.jpg ChrisMech This tutorial will show you how to turn a coin into a very unique necklace by cutting out a specific part to emphasize it. The coin is drilled into so that you don't cut through the outer ring of the coin. There are also several "bars" attaching the main part of the cutout to the ring. These are ...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:33:27 PDT
Portable Car Table And Glovebox Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Car-Table-And-Glovebox-Kit/
Portable Car Table And Glovebox Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/UAF9/I0LCH8NG/FM1UAF9I0LCH8NG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/UAF9/I0LCH8NG/FM1UAF9I0LCH8NG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/UAF9/I0LCH8NG/FM1UAF9I0LCH8NG.SMALL.jpg Urthwhyte Have you ever wanted to eat your lunch on the road but couldn't find a place for that burger? Well here is your solution! I present to you the cup holder car table! Also in this instructable include how to make the notepad and pen station and how to make a glovebox necessities kit. Thank you an...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 17:35:30 PDT
Make the best tweezers around http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-best-tweezers-around/
Make the best tweezers around - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/EE25/I0LDWO0Z/FVPEE25I0LDWO0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/EE25/I0LDWO0Z/FVPEE25I0LDWO0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/EE25/I0LDWO0Z/FVPEE25I0LDWO0Z.SMALL.jpg richard62 How many times have you gotten a splinter or metal sliver stuck in your finger while working on your car or handling a piece of wood? You try to get it out using the tweezers that your wife, mom, girlfriend, or whoever has in the medicine cabinet. But, those cheap tweezers just won't get to the tiny...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:04:07 PDT
Make your own knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-knife/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:37:13 PDT
How to trap a mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-trap-a-mouse/
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Fri, 9 Oct 2009 10:12:02 PDT
Sugru Magnetic Helping Hands http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Magnetic-Helping-Hands/
Sugru Magnetic Helping Hands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/XZYS/I0HYW9E1/FI5XZYSI0HYW9E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/XZYS/I0HYW9E1/FI5XZYSI0HYW9E1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/XZYS/I0HYW9E1/FI5XZYSI0HYW9E1.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid For our September Build Night with Sugru at Phoenix Asylum (Boulder, CO), I have decided to build a pair of Magnetic Helping Hands. I am also remixing an Instructable by BeeAmaker and their Magnetic Base Helping Hands. I have simplified BeeAmaker's project a bit to create a flexible working platform...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10:21:29 PDT
DIY Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wind-Turbine-2/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:43:22 PDT
Air Seal Your Attic For Energy Savings http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Seal-Your-Attic-For-Energy-Savings/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:25:44 PDT
Rustic Bed Frame - Queen Size http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Bed-Frame-Queen-Size/
Rustic Bed Frame - Queen Size - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/OMA5/I08LK2CY/F9POMA5I08LK2CY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/OMA5/I08LK2CY/F9POMA5I08LK2CY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/OMA5/I08LK2CY/F9POMA5I08LK2CY.SMALL.jpg pyroboyn64 It started about a year ago. My wife and I were looking at hand made furniture and fell in love with a bed frame made of cedar. It was sanded and "rustic" meaning log form. We wanted to get it but it cost $1,000. So I told my wife that I could make it. And so, six months later, I started the pr...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 06:53:12 PDT
How to make an inlaid wood ring http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-inlaid-wood-ring/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:33:41 PDT
Make a Mold for your sculpt or 3D print! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Mold-for-your-sculpt-or-3D-print/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:08:06 PDT
R2D2 charcoal grill http://www.instructables.com/id/R2D2-charcoal-grill/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:36:55 PDT
How to Make a Tablet Mount for Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Tablet-Mount-for-Your-Car/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 20:31:37 PDT
How to clean your respirator mask http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-your-respirator-mask/
How to clean your respirator mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/IELI/HTX5JO6E/F44IELIHTX5JO6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/IELI/HTX5JO6E/F44IELIHTX5JO6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/IELI/HTX5JO6E/F44IELIHTX5JO6E.SMALL.jpg ADintheStudio I do a lot of grinding of metal and wood in my work, and after a few days, my respirator gets pretty dusty and dirty. You should be changing cartridges regularly, but I like to clean out the entire respirator every couple weeks too.It's pretty simple as long as you remember what parts come off and w...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 12:43:48 PDT
How to retrieve an unreachable item http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-retrieve-an-unreachable-item/
How to retrieve an unreachable item - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/1E23/I0FFDY1S/F921E23I0FFDY1S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/1E23/I0FFDY1S/F921E23I0FFDY1S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/1E23/I0FFDY1S/F921E23I0FFDY1S.SMALL.jpg richard62 Introduction: Have you ever dropped a tiny screw or nut into a location that you just can’t reach? Well, I did. While working on an antique car, being a ‘klutz’, I accidently dropped a small nut down the radiator. I could see it, but I could not reach it. A definite “dooh!” moment. I tried twee...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:23:38 PDT
Laptop Stand from hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stand-from-hanger/
Laptop Stand from hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/5KQ8/I0FFGX5V/F1O5KQ8I0FFGX5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/5KQ8/I0FFGX5V/F1O5KQ8I0FFGX5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/5KQ8/I0FFGX5V/F1O5KQ8I0FFGX5V.SMALL.jpg nabukadnazar If you are a mac user, you should know how dangerous to use the mac on the bed. Last month I damaged the logicboard because of the over heat. It took my whole day to fix it. Then I decided to built a stand to prevent further damages. I wanted to make it in cheapest, and easiest way. that's why I cho...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:18:01 PDT
Small Cabinet Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Cabinet-Restoration/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:30:28 PDT
Pallet Wood Patio Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Patio-Table/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 05:13:52 PDT
Hand Held Non-Powered Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Held-Non-Powered-Engraver/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:12:18 PDT
Mini tongs http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-tongs/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:36:19 PDT
Batman lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-lamp/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:10:27 PDT
Dynamic Motor Balancing - with Sugru and an iPhone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dynamic-Motor-Balancing-with-Sugru-and-an-iPhone/
Dynamic Motor Balancing - with Sugru and an iPhone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SMALL.jpg phidauex Many shop or machine tools have big motors, and many big motors VIBRATE. In some cases this is a good thing, but usually it is not. Smooth running motors last longer, make less noise, and in the case of saws or other shop tools, make better quality cuts.The best way to make your motor perform better...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:19:36 PDT
Black Iron Pipe Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Iron-Pipe-Table/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:41:56 PDT
Dangerous Popsicle: Two-Part Silicone Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/Dangerous-Popsicle-Two-Part-Silicone-Casting/
Dangerous Popsicle: Two-Part Silicone Casting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/07P2/I0ENM5SZ/FY907P2I0ENM5SZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/07P2/I0ENM5SZ/FY907P2I0ENM5SZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/07P2/I0ENM5SZ/FY907P2I0ENM5SZ.SMALL.jpg wei wei Have you ever licked a cactus? Probably not. But it might be interesting to try it out, in another form. Time to create some special sensations for our tongues! In this instructable I'll make a cactus-inspired popsicle and demonstrate the two-part silicone casting process.Here's an instructable that...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:42:20 PDT
Silicone coating your tweezers http://www.instructables.com/id/Silicone-coating-your-tweezers/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:33:56 PDT
How to Eliminate BAD Smelling Hot Water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Eliminate-BAD-Smelling-Hot-Water/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:48:42 PDT
Old School CNC Name Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-School-CNC-Name-Block/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:32:57 PDT
Generating elliptical boxes using a laser cutter and Inkscape http://www.instructables.com/id/Generating-elliptical-boxes-using-a-laser-cutter-a/
Generating elliptical boxes using a laser cutter and Inkscape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/5LLU/I0C92JJY/FDV5LLUI0C92JJY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/5LLU/I0C92JJY/FDV5LLUI0C92JJY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/5LLU/I0C92JJY/FDV5LLUI0C92JJY.SMALL.jpg Basv This Instructable will teach you how to make elliptical boxes of different shapes and sizes like the ones pictured above. These boxes are easy to customize so you can add your own personal touch. Tools and materials A computer. Inkscape, a free and open source vector drawing application. ...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:50:35 PDT
How To Drill Straight Holes with a Hand Drill (Using Lego) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Drill-Straight-Holes-with-a-Hand-Drill-Usin/
How To Drill Straight Holes with a Hand Drill (Using Lego) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/FW6F/I0C92CJ6/FFYFW6FI0C92CJ6.SMALL.jpg M3G If you've ever tried to drill a straight hole with a hand drill you know how hard it can be. After screwing up drilling a hole three times in a row I decided to try to find a solution to the problem. This is what I came up with. The great thing about using Lego for this purpose is that you don't h...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:57:51 PDT
10$ Tv Antenna Hack !! http://www.instructables.com/id/10%24-Tv-Antenna-Hack-!!/
10$ Tv Antenna Hack !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/0SZ4/F6B7PYMY/FST0SZ4F6B7PYMY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/0SZ4/F6B7PYMY/FST0SZ4F6B7PYMY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/0SZ4/F6B7PYMY/FST0SZ4F6B7PYMY.SMALL.jpg aKaMaKaVeLy Make a better than avarage tv antenna that costs over 70$ using only 10$ worth of household items that work even better than a normal antenna ! Step 1 You will need an old desk lamp that costs less than 5$ new. Step 2 Now Inside the lamp you`l find a small light bulb socket , unscrew it , it ...
By: aKaMaKaVeLy

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Fri, 7 Sep 2007 18:50:07 PDT
13 Dollar Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/13-Dollar-Guitar/
13 Dollar Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/MCLJ/I0C8ZFRV/FTEMCLJI0C8ZFRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/MCLJ/I0C8ZFRV/FTEMCLJI0C8ZFRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/MCLJ/I0C8ZFRV/FTEMCLJI0C8ZFRV.SMALL.jpg epiphanyww Have you ever wanted to build your own guitar? It's such a daunting task that it is easy to be intimidated and give up on the project before you ever start it. Well this is a great project for your first guitar build. It's not too complicated with bending wood or any of that jazz. This is simple eno...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:28:38 PDT
Form using Planar Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Form-using-Planar-Materials/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:38:20 PDT
a simple garden gate http://www.instructables.com/id/a-simple-garden-gate-1/
a simple garden gate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/Q4HK/I0ATKD8L/FZWQ4HKI0ATKD8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/Q4HK/I0ATKD8L/FZWQ4HKI0ATKD8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/Q4HK/I0ATKD8L/FZWQ4HKI0ATKD8L.SMALL.jpg buck2217 An easy to build garden or paddock gateTools and MaterialsWood (I used approx 8 m of 100 x 40 decking)50mm nails (about 60)hingeslatchCoach Bolts (5)Total cost about $55NZDChop SawDrillHammerspanner Cut the wood I first measured the gap that I wanted the gate in. My gap was 1100mm so I cut the 5 ...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:01:10 PDT
Tardis Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Tardis-Headboard/
Tardis Headboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/STSK/I0C8XPI3/F3TSTSKI0C8XPI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/STSK/I0C8XPI3/F3TSTSKI0C8XPI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/STSK/I0C8XPI3/F3TSTSKI0C8XPI3.SMALL.jpg jaroot My grandson is a big Dr Who fan and has been decorating his bedroom accordingly. So I built a Dr. Who inspired headboard. I know that there are images missing from the build as I kind of decided to make the instructable after the fact. Hopefully my explanations will help fill in the blanks. Resea...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 13:10:21 PDT
Crayon Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Crayon-Machine/
Crayon Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/HPZC/I0C8Y8VV/FHCHPZCI0C8Y8VV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/HPZC/I0C8Y8VV/FHCHPZCI0C8Y8VV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/HPZC/I0C8Y8VV/FHCHPZCI0C8Y8VV.SMALL.jpg karei Because when you're 7 years old, keeping crayons organized is a great stressor in life. It's true when you're grown-up, too. Except maybe by then you've become less particular about the arrangement of the crayons. Then again, maybe not. Be Seven Years Old Sorry, guys reading this who aren't seven...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:07:16 PDT
Coffee Table by: Wood Crow http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-by-Wood-Crow/
Coffee Table by: Wood Crow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/XQM9/I0C8WS8O/F31XQM9I0C8WS8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/XQM9/I0C8WS8O/F31XQM9I0C8WS8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/XQM9/I0C8WS8O/F31XQM9I0C8WS8O.SMALL.jpg Wood Crow I found Instructables about a year ago now, and have loved it! I've gotten so many great ideas from this awesome community and finally I think I'm ready to contribute and hopefully help others like myself. This will be my first go at it and I hope you like it. I want this to be an instructable that ...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:12:11 PDT
Makedo Giant Windball http://www.instructables.com/id/Makedo-Giant-Windball/
Makedo Giant Windball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/TLZJ/GWR3RA86/FEMTLZJGWR3RA86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/TLZJ/GWR3RA86/FEMTLZJGWR3RA86.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/TLZJ/GWR3RA86/FEMTLZJGWR3RA86.SMALL.jpg makedo-able If there’s any single Makedo project you have to make, it’s this one. We’re releasing the secrets to the infamous Tanaka Satoshi Giant Windball, from Makedo's Master Maker in Japan. One of our most revered Makedo creations for it’s stunning visual design, creativity, simplicity and adaptability - b...
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Thu, 1 Mar 2012 15:56:54 PST
How to print on wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-print-on-wood/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:11:50 PDT
Making a Riddler Cane http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Riddler-Cane/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:54:09 PDT
3D Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Clock/
3D Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/PH1K/I0C8WEGE/FPZPH1KI0C8WEGE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/PH1K/I0C8WEGE/FPZPH1KI0C8WEGE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/PH1K/I0C8WEGE/FPZPH1KI0C8WEGE.SMALL.jpg ErmanosMedia Since their advent in the Middle Ages, clocks have been made in a seemingly infinite range of styles. Even in the present day, they continue to be reinvented, with do-it-yourselfers coming up with ever more creative designs. It’s super easy to make THIS 3D Clock....just join the fun: Get creative ...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:47:56 PDT
Wine Barrel Stave Appetizer Tray (Hand Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Barrel-Stave-Appetizer-Tray-Hand-Tools/
Wine Barrel Stave Appetizer Tray (Hand Tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/F30I/I0A54LMG/FL0F30II0A54LMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/F30I/I0A54LMG/FL0F30II0A54LMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/F30I/I0A54LMG/FL0F30II0A54LMG.SMALL.jpg kurnous34 Hi there! This will be my first instructable and I hope you enjoy it. I made this tray for my wife on our five year wedding anniversary. It turned out very nice, so I wanted to share it and give a little back to Instructables for helping to inspire me on other projects. This tray is made from n...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:05:34 PDT
Low Cost Plastic Blasting Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Plastic-Blasting-Cabinet/
Low Cost Plastic Blasting Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/CYQ5/I0A55NWO/FRFCYQ5I0A55NWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/CYQ5/I0A55NWO/FRFCYQ5I0A55NWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/CYQ5/I0A55NWO/FRFCYQ5I0A55NWO.SMALL.jpg whatisadrexel My wife lives to craft. If there's a craft that's been mentioned in a blog somewhere, she wants to give it a go. Her latest pursuit is glass etching with abrasives. I've never been a fan of her using chemical etching products because of the significant health risks (read an MSDS on hydrofluoric aci...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 16:30:33 PDT
Log box/case http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-boxcase/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:12:42 PDT
Guide to Harbor Freight Coupons, Deals and Free Stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Guide-to-Harbor-Freight-Coupons-Deals-and-Free-Stu/
Guide to Harbor Freight Coupons, Deals and Free Stuff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/OML9/I09LU96Z/FHBOML9I09LU96Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/OML9/I09LU96Z/FHBOML9I09LU96Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/OML9/I09LU96Z/FHBOML9I09LU96Z.SMALL.jpg More Cowbell I love Harbor Freight. I love Harbor Freight coupons, deals and the free things I get there.Their coupon policies are simple - but just about every time I'm there I see someone have issues. I will guide you through how to get organized, understand the fine print, know the coupon differences and sa...
By: More Cowbell

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:01:17 PDT
Super Spy License Plate Swap Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Spy-License-Plate-Swap-Mechanism/
Super Spy License Plate Swap Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/AJE8/I0A3SMS2/F63AJE8I0A3SMS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/AJE8/I0A3SMS2/F63AJE8I0A3SMS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/AJE8/I0A3SMS2/F63AJE8I0A3SMS2.SMALL.jpg FlatCatRussellandtheTennesseeTwo If you're anything like me, people are always writing down your license plate for no good reason. I've given some thought to building a rotating license plate mount that would make Q proud. Here's what I've come up, to date. A few caveats are in order. First, putting something like this on a car wou...
By: FlatCatRussellandtheTennesseeTwo

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:39:33 PDT
Build a Wood Fired Earth Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Wood-Fired-Earth-Oven/
Build a Wood Fired Earth Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/KKBL/I09LS2OW/FISKKBLI09LS2OW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/KKBL/I09LS2OW/FISKKBLI09LS2OW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/KKBL/I09LS2OW/FISKKBLI09LS2OW.SMALL.jpg blissful2015 3 weeks ago I attended an earth oven building class taught by one of the best teachers in this field, Kiko Denzer ( for more on Kiko and his books see the end of the article!), at the fabulous Grain Gathering.During the 6 hour long class, we built 2 portable earth ovens, which were auctioned the nex...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:15:56 PDT
Glove Box Wonder http://www.instructables.com/id/Glove-Box-Wonder/
Glove Box Wonder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/2K8Y/I09E1YF2/F9H2K8YI09E1YF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/2K8Y/I09E1YF2/F9H2K8YI09E1YF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/2K8Y/I09E1YF2/F9H2K8YI09E1YF2.SMALL.jpg mscsds1986 The Glove Box Wonder is an idea that I had Yesterday Morning. I have always had a messy car and bits and bobs everywhere . The idea behind the Glove Box Wonder is that it keeps all the important things for the car in one place, There is even a secret lock for the most expensive items (sat nav etc)....
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:44:46 PDT