Instructables: exploring - workshop http://www.instructables.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:21:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Making a ReadyRamp Lightboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-ReadyRamp-Lightboard/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 22:17:10 PDT
The secret to a bathroom river tile floor for $19.50 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-secret-to-a-bathroom-river-tile-floor-for-1950/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:44:50 PDT
Tiny Dowel Joints Using Skewers http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Dowel-Joints-Using-Skewers/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:42:08 PDT
Shock Mounts for Eames Fiberglass Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Shock-Mounts-for-Eames-Fiberglass-Chairs/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:53:30 PDT
Solar Battery Charger For Your Cordless Power Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Battery-Charger-For-Your-Cordless-Power-Tool/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:06:28 PDT
Plant box http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-box/
Plant box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/WDMC/HY12FUIX/FRRWDMCHY12FUIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/WDMC/HY12FUIX/FRRWDMCHY12FUIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/WDMC/HY12FUIX/FRRWDMCHY12FUIX.SMALL.jpg KristoferNomm I had some old scrap wood laying around and I thought, I should build a plant box, which has gaps on the sides and the bottom, so the excess water can run out. The whole project I eyebolled everything so there aren't any real specific measurements involved. Things you will need You will need:a sa...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:16:36 PDT
Leather Handgrips http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Handgrips/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:30:00 PDT
Concrete Brick Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Brick-Casting/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:41:54 PDT
Book to Tablet Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-to-Tablet-Stand/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:30:50 PDT
Tap Handles with Laser-cut Veneer Inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Tap-Handles-with-Laser-cut-Veneer-Inlay/
Tap Handles with Laser-cut Veneer Inlay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/87II/HY12BFEJ/FR187IIHY12BFEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/87II/HY12BFEJ/FR187IIHY12BFEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/87II/HY12BFEJ/FR187IIHY12BFEJ.SMALL.jpg joejoetheclown As a homebrewer, I often make batches of beer to bring to festivals, weddings, picnics, and other fun gatherings where beer is appreciated. I have a two-tap jockey box setup that is convenient for cold beer on the go, and it always makes things a little more special with custom tap handles installe...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:32:52 PDT
Truck Bed Utility Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Bed-Utility-Rack/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:36:52 PDT
dimmable wooden desk lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/dimmable-wooden-desk-lamp/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:30:08 PDT
World's Simplest Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Simplest-Motor/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:23:02 PDT
How to Remove a 2000 Honda Insight Fender http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-a-2000-Honda-Insight-Fender/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:05:05 PDT
The 1lb Boxed Screw Storage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-1lb-Boxed-Screw-Storage-Rack/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:52:38 PDT
How to build a catapult -TJ & Menelik http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-catapult-TJ-Menelik/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:25:12 PDT
Wood carving with a Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-carving-with-a-Dremel/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:08:15 PDT
Inexpensive Mini Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Mini-Turbine/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:21:52 PDT
1800lm H11 Cree LED Headlight installation for Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/1800lm-H11-Cree-LED-Headlight-installation-for-Mot/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:42:38 PDT
Paint a Child's Dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-a-Childs-Dresser/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:43:20 PDT
Treefort Lift or Pulley http://www.instructables.com/id/Treefort-Lift-or-Pulley/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:57:47 PDT
Make The Tuvan Gold http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-The-Tuvan-Gold/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:30:28 PDT
Servicing an Aqualisa Aquavalve 605/405 Shower controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Servicing-an-Aqualisa-Aquavalve-605405-Shower-cont/
Servicing an Aqualisa Aquavalve 605/405 Shower controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/4KWT/HXZ5JCMI/FVI4KWTHXZ5JCMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/4KWT/HXZ5JCMI/FVI4KWTHXZ5JCMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/4KWT/HXZ5JCMI/FVI4KWTHXZ5JCMI.SMALL.jpg qthurtle There are plenty of explanations about removing this shower controller cartridge (both the thermostatic version - 605 and the manual version - 405) but nowhere could I find out how to dismantle the cartridge so that I could replace the O rings inside.I believe that a whole range of Aqualisa cartridg...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:53:32 PDT
Concrete Coffee Table from Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Coffee-Table-from-Recycled-Materials/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:12:26 PDT
Wood Burning: Fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burning-Fish/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:19:18 PDT
DIY Aircondition http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Aircondition/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:10:13 PDT
Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-4591-4592-4593/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F98/8WA1/HXYYGAG8/F988WA1HXYYGAG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F98/8WA1/HXYYGAG8/F988WA1HXYYGAG8.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F98/8WA1/HXYYGAG8/F988WA1HXYYGAG8.SMALL.jpg ichurch1 Secret door that looks like an 8' fence Simple Wooden Workbench Stovetop / Countertop Pallet Wood TV Console Table How to make a SUPER SWEET end grain cutting board! The P.A.L.L.E.T. (Pallet And Loose Lumber Enclosure Tower) How to Make a Closet Organizer Out of PVC Co...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:24:14 PDT
Restoring motorcycle forks http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-motorcycle-forks/
Restoring motorcycle forks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/JYXD/HXYYG9AN/FF7JYXDHXYYG9AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/JYXD/HXYYG9AN/FF7JYXDHXYYG9AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/JYXD/HXYYG9AN/FF7JYXDHXYYG9AN.SMALL.jpg dk1216 This is how i restored the shine to my motorcycle forks on a 1985 honda shadow vt700 while replacing the fork seals. You don't have to replace the seals while doing this, but since you'll have the forks off anyways, it's a good idea. Take a look at the bushings too while you're at it. Remove the ...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:19:58 PDT
How to cut thin sheet metal and keep it flat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-thin-sheet-metal-and-keep-it-flat/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:56:16 PDT
How To Attach A Bayonet To A Homemade Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Attach-A-Bayonet-To-A-Homemade-Gun/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:46:30 PDT
Skyrim Riften Guard Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Skyrim-Guard-Shield/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:04:42 PDT
Cork Button Battery Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cork-Button-Battery-Holder/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:58:55 PDT
Custom Lego Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Lego-Table/
Custom Lego Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/PG1D/HXXHJ9CZ/FPBPG1DHXXHJ9CZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/PG1D/HXXHJ9CZ/FPBPG1DHXXHJ9CZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/PG1D/HXXHJ9CZ/FPBPG1DHXXHJ9CZ.SMALL.jpg Mimanne Finding the perfect Lego storage/play area is not easy. I could not find anything that fit my needs so I created my own Lego table for both creativity and containment. Find solid wood table or coffee table This table is going to get a lot of abuse from small children so you want it to be very st...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:00:41 PDT
Tiny StumpChair http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-StumpChair/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:59:18 PDT
How to make a bug trap (mosquitos,wasps,hornets...) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-bug-trap-mosquitoswaspshornets/
How to make a bug trap (mosquitos,wasps,hornets...) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/WLMP/HXXHGDWY/FY6WLMPHXXHGDWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/WLMP/HXXHGDWY/FY6WLMPHXXHGDWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/WLMP/HXXHGDWY/FY6WLMPHXXHGDWY.SMALL.jpg kokicakokos This instructable will show you how to make an effective trap for most of flying bugs for very cheap.It might not be most effective or the best way but you can easily make 10 of them in short time to cover a large portion of ground and get rid of those annoying pests Materials To make a trap you ...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:35:47 PDT
Garden swing bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-swing-bench/
Garden swing bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/B1S8/HXZQXZ8K/FPRB1S8HXZQXZ8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/B1S8/HXZQXZ8K/FPRB1S8HXZQXZ8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/B1S8/HXZQXZ8K/FPRB1S8HXZQXZ8K.SMALL.jpg skiedra I had that urge again - workshop urge, to go out there and construct something.And behold - a garden swing bench.The summer was about to begin and we needed a quiet corner in the garden to sit down in the evening to catch the last glimpses of sun.------This project was made based on my personal napk...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:23:22 PDT
Cast a Metal Ring! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-a-Metal-Ring/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:25:32 PDT
seed start indoors http://www.instructables.com/id/seed-start-indoors/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMT/TNG9/HXXFGD66/FMTTNG9HXXFGD66.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMT/TNG9/HXXFGD66/FMTTNG9HXXFGD66.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMT/TNG9/HXXFGD66/FMTTNG9HXXFGD66.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz hello everybody, if you need help starting a forest indoors, check out these amazing instructables ! Seed Starting: a Comparative Study on Cheap Indoor Methods The Life Seeder - make an indoor seed starter 3 Days from Seed to Sprouting Plants Grow Seedlings DIY- Indoor Seedling Gro...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:32:53 PDT
Removing ER Collet from Collet Nut http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-ER-Collet-from-Collet-Nut/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:56:23 PDT
Cool Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Projects/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F0X/QGFR/HXXBDDZI/F0XQGFRHXXBDDZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F0X/QGFR/HXXBDDZI/F0XQGFRHXXBDDZI.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F0X/QGFR/HXXBDDZI/F0XQGFRHXXBDDZI.SMALL.jpg Tracer Fett My collection of favorite cool projects. Beverage Appliance with Web Interface VHS Tape Secret Compartment Sliding Pictures Shadow Box Frame Cheap simple tripod for your pocket Super Nintendo (SNES) Arcade Machine Build Your Own Kegerator for Homebrew Medievil Boba Fett Hel...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:40:55 PDT
Upcycled Desk Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Desk-Lamps/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/LCKZ/HXWZUVW8/FM0LCKZHXWZUVW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/LCKZ/HXWZUVW8/FM0LCKZHXWZUVW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/LCKZ/HXWZUVW8/FM0LCKZHXWZUVW8.SMALL.jpg RuudvandeLooij A while ago I rebuild an old philips tube radio to house a 2.1 pc speaker set and put it on my desk. Since that time I didn't like my 'modern' webcam and desk lamp anymore. Time for new old looking rebuilds. That was when I started my desk lamp collection. I needed something which looks cool and old...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:37:40 PDT
Canucks Hydrodip/Paint Job http://www.instructables.com/id/Canucks-HydrodipPaint-Job/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:05:37 PDT
Building a Pretty Princess Castle Bed your Child will Love http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Pretty-Princess-Castle-Bed-your-Child-w/
Building a Pretty Princess Castle Bed your Child will Love - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/WX7O/HY12AMYP/FHAWX7OHY12AMYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/WX7O/HY12AMYP/FHAWX7OHY12AMYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/WX7O/HY12AMYP/FHAWX7OHY12AMYP.SMALL.jpg djmccray IntroHere is how to make a bed that your daughter will love. I made this bed for my daughter so she would want to make a transition to a big girl bed and have a bed as cool as the dump truck bed I made for my son. Before building the bed, my wife and I searched for a store bought bed but they were...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:49:30 PDT
How to rejuvenate air conditioners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-rejuvenate-air-conditioners/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:06:58 PDT
"Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Simple-and-Easily-Made/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:20:28 PDT
Kinship Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinship-Vase/
Kinship Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/15X5/HXWIG2PM/FK015X5HXWIG2PM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/15X5/HXWIG2PM/FK015X5HXWIG2PM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/15X5/HXWIG2PM/FK015X5HXWIG2PM.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger In life, we depend on one another to succeed and to simply survive. This is true in small communities, and in the greater scope of human existence. The goal of this vase is to demonstrate the notion of interdependence and the importance of community. No single unit functions without the support of o...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:40:50 PDT
Renew old plier's handle - Renovar cabo de alicate http://www.instructables.com/id/Renew-old-pliers-handle-Renovar-cabo-de-alicate/
Renew old plier's handle - Renovar cabo de alicate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/96PX/HXW37IR6/F3396PXHXW37IR6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/96PX/HXW37IR6/F3396PXHXW37IR6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/96PX/HXW37IR6/F3396PXHXW37IR6.SMALL.jpg matheus.mattia I had this old pliers that needed a new handle, so this is the way I did, fast and simple:Eu tinha esta alicate velha, que estava precisando de um novo cabo. Esta foi a maneira mais simples e rápida que achei Material I used some heat-shrink tubing and a heat sourceFoi usado aqueles tubos termo-c...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:19:53 PDT
How to make a table rip fence w/ JB weld! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-table-rip-fence-w-JB-weld/
How to make a table rip fence w/ JB weld! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/9C70/HXW8C74B/FTL9C70HXW8C74B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/9C70/HXW8C74B/FTL9C70HXW8C74B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/9C70/HXW8C74B/FTL9C70HXW8C74B.SMALL.jpg Dylon124 Okay, so I have an old cheap craftsman table saw, which I use for my small cozy garage wood shop. Now it only have a rip capacity of 11''. I need to make a new rip fence so it can rip up to 26''. So, I will show you how to make the actual fence, with JB weld, a 2 part epoxy for metal and other mater...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:31:52 PDT
How To Make A Wall Hanging Audio/iPod Platform From An Old Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Wall-Hanging-AudioiPod-Platform-From/
How To Make A Wall Hanging Audio/iPod Platform From An Old Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/UTQH/HXW8BOEX/FK3UTQHHXW8BOEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/UTQH/HXW8BOEX/FK3UTQHHXW8BOEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/UTQH/HXW8BOEX/FK3UTQHHXW8BOEX.SMALL.jpg michmich112 Hey guys,So I'm a skate junkie :p and I wanted to make something cool with an old skate of mine (The skate in question was a Toy Machine 7.9 width) and I also had a pair of speakers just laying around so I decided to make this thing and I'm gonna show you how to make it!Enjoy! Find Your Board! Fi...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:19:54 PDT
Hot Glue Caulking Tube Saver http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Glue-Caulking-Tube-Saver/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:07:25 PDT