Instructables: exploring - workshop http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:51:30 PST BLOX v1.01 Open your letters like a boss ! | letter opener | hacksaw blade repo http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-your-letters-like-a-boss-letter-opener-hacksa/
Open your letters like a boss ! | letter opener | hacksaw blade repo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/Y4GK/I3THI4TW/F9EY4GKI3THI4TW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/Y4GK/I3THI4TW/F9EY4GKI3THI4TW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/Y4GK/I3THI4TW/F9EY4GKI3THI4TW.SMALL.jpg Tom Howbridge Create a letter opener to open your letters in like a boss and as its Christmas time It will be create for opening your Christmas greeting cards from your friends and loved ones !The handle Is Turned on my lathe then a hacksaw blade is snapped to shaped then a curve is grinded to the end and them an...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:35:00 PST
Horseshoe Dutchoven Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Horseshoe-Dutchoven-Holder/
Horseshoe Dutchoven Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/M1KP/I3THI2Z2/FNKM1KPI3THI2Z2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/M1KP/I3THI2Z2/FNKM1KPI3THI2Z2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/M1KP/I3THI2Z2/FNKM1KPI3THI2Z2.SMALL.jpg turkoy18 These horseshoe dutch oven holders are the perfect gift for someone special on any occasion. They would be great for anyone who cooks with a dutch oven and does not want to burn a hole in the table. Simply just place this horseshoe holder on the table, and then the hot dutch oven on top, and serve a...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:28:48 PST
HomeMade Modern DIY Pipe Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Pipe-Shelves/
HomeMade Modern DIY Pipe Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/JL9B/I3VH91YY/F71JL9BI3VH91YY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/JL9B/I3VH91YY/F71JL9BI3VH91YY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/JL9B/I3VH91YY/F71JL9BI3VH91YY.SMALL.jpg homemademodern There are a lot of ways to use iron plumber's pipe to make shelves. Here's the way that has worked well for me. Pipe shelving systems are not cheap but are a great investment because they can be disassembled and adapted to almost any setting. If you're renting your current home or move often, they'r...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:11:01 PST
Strata Bench / Scale Model / Part 2 of 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Strata-Bench-Scale-Model-Part-2-of-3/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:54:50 PST
Passing toys down to the next generation. http://www.instructables.com/id/Passing-toys-down-to-the-next-generation/
Passing toys down to the next generation. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/5UQQ/I3VH8YOF/FMQ5UQQI3VH8YOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/5UQQ/I3VH8YOF/FMQ5UQQI3VH8YOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/5UQQ/I3VH8YOF/FMQ5UQQI3VH8YOF.SMALL.jpg ccaskey25 I grew up in a family that every man in our family was a pipeliner. For this reason we played with tonka toys inside and outside. I did not follow in the footsteps of the generations before me. To keep the oil and gas in our family though I now design and 3D model pipelines and oil refineries. J...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:42:15 PST
Carving a bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Carving-a-bowl/
Carving a bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/WFM1/I3THHGXI/FYLWFM1I3THHGXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/WFM1/I3THHGXI/FYLWFM1I3THHGXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/WFM1/I3THHGXI/FYLWFM1I3THHGXI.SMALL.jpg RichL1 This was the simplest and least time consuming approach to this type of project: Carving a round inner shape. The picture is of a burl i carved into a bowl shape. I took triangular wedges and arranged them under the burl like a cradle and clamped it to the table (another amazing technique for clampi...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:48:37 PST
How to cut a round shape with a circular saw http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-a-round-shape-with-a-circular-saw/
How to cut a round shape with a circular saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/Q8XB/I3THHGPV/FVPQ8XBI3THHGPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/Q8XB/I3THHGPV/FVPQ8XBI3THHGPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/Q8XB/I3THHGPV/FVPQ8XBI3THHGPV.SMALL.jpg RichL1 So I've had people ask, watch and wonder how to cut a round profile with a standard circular saw (outer profile only). It is no more dangerous than cutting anything with a circular saw. This is less dangerous really because you're cutting small triangular pieces off the outside with straight cuts. 1...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:46:06 PST
Relief carving made easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Relief-carving-made-easy/
Relief carving made easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/CPRI/I3THHHSU/FS2CPRII3THHHSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/CPRI/I3THHHSU/FS2CPRII3THHHSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/CPRI/I3THHHSU/FS2CPRII3THHHSU.SMALL.jpg RichL1 This was a daunting idea because I didn't know about it but i tried and found it wasn't too complicated. Find a design or picture you'd like to carve, in linear 2D form and either draw freehand or cut a profile or make a template of the design. Whatever you have to do to transfer the image or shape ...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:30:46 PST
Making cutting boards with cutoffs and scrap wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-cutting-boards-with-cutoffs-and-scrap-wood/
Making cutting boards with cutoffs and scrap wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/WCY6/I3THHG0V/F9RWCY6I3THHG0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/WCY6/I3THHG0V/F9RWCY6I3THHG0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/WCY6/I3THHG0V/F9RWCY6I3THHG0V.SMALL.jpg RichL1 This is a fun and pretty simple project, all you need are a bunch of pieces of food grade wood and glue them into a rough shape then form into a nice cutting board. 1) Take the strips of wood and dimension them on table saw and get them all the same widths.You can make them thicker by using thicker ...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:47:19 PST
Perfect circle using drillpress http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-circle-using-drillpress/
Perfect circle using drillpress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0Z8V/I3U1U6D5/FDW0Z8VI3U1U6D5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0Z8V/I3U1U6D5/FDW0Z8VI3U1U6D5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0Z8V/I3U1U6D5/FDW0Z8VI3U1U6D5.SMALL.jpg knutknackebröd So you need a perfect circle but you dont have access to something like a cnc machine? This ible will show you the way! I needed a perfect circle for a hurdy gurdy (will be an ible some time soon) to be used as the wheel, but the biggest powertool I have is a drillpress..... nothing like a cnc / lat...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:07:56 PST
Pallet Coffee Table with fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Coffee-Table-with-fountain/
Pallet Coffee Table with fountain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LQB1/I3THGF8K/FMNLQB1I3THGF8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LQB1/I3THGF8K/FMNLQB1I3THGF8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LQB1/I3THGF8K/FMNLQB1I3THGF8K.SMALL.jpg keepintouch I did this project using old pallet and old items in my garage , it cost me only 4 new wheels I rebuilt the wood and put it together to make the table and used 1 coat of mahogany stain to paint it using my Bosch power tool i made a circle hole on the center of the table to insta...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 02:52:22 PST
Hydroponic Wall Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydroponic-Wall-Unit/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:25:11 PST
Tutorial: Build an easy swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Build-an-easy-swing/
Tutorial: Build an easy swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/V6SS/I3TH9OW4/FFTV6SSI3TH9OW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/V6SS/I3TH9OW4/FFTV6SSI3TH9OW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/V6SS/I3TH9OW4/FFTV6SSI3TH9OW4.SMALL.jpg Michiel Desoete This is a tutorial how to make an simple swing. This can be done by anyone and you don't have to own any special tools. Have fun making this swing! Gathering materials Before you can do anything you obviously will need some materials. Here's a picture with all materials you need this excludes the...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:29:50 PST
Minecraft Crossed Swords http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Crossed-Swords/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:50:24 PST
Hack Your Bic http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Your-Bic/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:26:41 PST
DIY Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Furniture-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/6I39/I3THERD4/FOY6I39I3THERD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/6I39/I3THERD4/FOY6I39I3THERD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/6I39/I3THERD4/FOY6I39I3THERD4.SMALL.jpg asergeeva Scrap Table Glow table Floor Table Reclaimed Wood Table Pallet Coffee Table null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null nul...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:57:21 PST
Giant plywood vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-plywood-vase/
Giant plywood vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/GVFV/I3THAXFW/FP7GVFVI3THAXFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/GVFV/I3THAXFW/FP7GVFVI3THAXFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/GVFV/I3THAXFW/FP7GVFVI3THAXFW.SMALL.jpg Simon Beggs Wood Turning This is a 1.2 meter vase that I make out of plywood. After getting my new lathe I though how can I challenge myself and this is what i came up with. The vase is inspired by Ron KentIts made from a sheet of 2.4m x 1.2m ply cut and laminated together, then turned on the lathe. It is hollow. Done durin...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:43:10 PST
Best works http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-works/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:30:57 PST
Split Bowls http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-Bowls/
Split Bowls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/6NFN/I3THAYAG/F816NFNI3THAYAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/6NFN/I3THAYAG/F816NFNI3THAYAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/6NFN/I3THAYAG/F816NFNI3THAYAG.SMALL.jpg Simon Beggs Wood Turning These delicate pieces are called split bowls. A thin bowl is turned and then cut in half. It is then reglued on a different axis to form another shape. On my 3 pieces i have embellished with inlays, piercing with a dremmel and other shapes that were fromed by sawing, sanding and drilling. Original i...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:25:04 PST
How to Fix Engine Squeal: Diagnose Issues With Harmonic Balancer And Squealing Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Engine-Squeal-Diagnose-Issues-With-Harm/
How to Fix Engine Squeal: Diagnose Issues With Harmonic Balancer And Squealing Engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/WION/I3THDAVG/F90WIONI3THDAVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/WION/I3THDAVG/F90WIONI3THDAVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/WION/I3THDAVG/F90WIONI3THDAVG.SMALL.jpg bwirtz Determining if you have a loose belt, a bad bearing, or a failing harmonic balancer can be difficult, but if you check a few things it can be much easier.My squeal occured when I used the powersteering, AC, or started the car. This means it isn't the water pump, or a compressor bearing. if the squea...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:23:10 PST
Collapsible Rifle Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Rifle-Stand/
Collapsible Rifle Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/5XYH/I3THB1WW/FJB5XYHI3THB1WW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/5XYH/I3THB1WW/FJB5XYHI3THB1WW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/5XYH/I3THB1WW/FJB5XYHI3THB1WW.SMALL.jpg gizmologist If you've got a shooter in your life, chances are he (or she) owns a rifle or shotgun. While these firearms are ergonomic while being used, they are less so when being cleaned and maintained. They'll slide around on the table, fall on your foot, and just generally be ungainly. Protect those expensiv...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:44:09 PST
Make A Recycled EDC For Repairmen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Recycled-EDC-For-Repairmen/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:43:43 PST
Wooden Eyeglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Eyeglasses/
Wooden Eyeglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/8PD1/I3TH9D61/FT48PD1I3TH9D61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/8PD1/I3TH9D61/FT48PD1I3TH9D61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/8PD1/I3TH9D61/FT48PD1I3TH9D61.SMALL.jpg neil.walsky This frame is comprised of Koa, Birch, Pearwood, and Jarrah. Watch the video to see how its made!
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 03:39:26 PST
Indoor raspberry grow light test http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-raspberry-grow-light-test/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 03:16:35 PST
Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stand-6/
Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/WMWW/I3TH7RH1/F0AWMWWI3TH7RH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/WMWW/I3TH7RH1/F0AWMWWI3TH7RH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/WMWW/I3TH7RH1/F0AWMWWI3TH7RH1.SMALL.jpg CoreyS1 This laptop stand will be a simplistic design that can work for most laptops, although slight changes in dimensions might be required for the various sizes of laptops. The simplistic size of it allows for it to be constructed using very few materials; in this case, a single 2"x4" (2 feet in length),...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:03:19 PST
Basic Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Knife/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:11:06 PST
Firewood Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/Firewood-Dolly/
Firewood Dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/9JQC/I3TH7FLT/F6F9JQCI3TH7FLT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/9JQC/I3TH7FLT/F6F9JQCI3TH7FLT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/9JQC/I3TH7FLT/F6F9JQCI3TH7FLT.SMALL.jpg Renard_Bleu If you have a wood burning fireplace, you most likely pick up and put down each piece of fire wood 5 times: to wheelbarrow to outdoor rack to carrier, dolly or bag to indoor rack to fireplaceThis is very inefficient, and a constant annoyance. So I decided to combine step 3 and 4. The dolly ha...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:30:48 PST
Bookcase Storage Cubby Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookcase-Storage-Cubby-Unit/
Bookcase Storage Cubby Unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/FXUQ/I3TH96T3/F8UFXUQI3TH96T3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/FXUQ/I3TH96T3/F8UFXUQI3TH96T3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/FXUQ/I3TH96T3/F8UFXUQI3TH96T3.SMALL.jpg ecotner My wife wanted a cubby from Ikea, but two problems: they don't make it anymore, and it's junky white laminate to begin with. Having taken a woodworking course at the local community college, I decided I had the necessary skills to tackle it myself. You can see the results in the picture, and I'd ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:26:25 PST
$2 Lathe Parting Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Lathe-Parting-Tool/
$2 Lathe Parting Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/B9NI/I3TH5JWA/F6IB9NII3TH5JWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/B9NI/I3TH5JWA/F6IB9NII3TH5JWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/B9NI/I3TH5JWA/F6IB9NII3TH5JWA.SMALL.jpg stangtime I've been making a lot of wood rings on the lathe lately and needed a smaller parting tool; the one I was using was too big and bulky for these little rings. There are several DIY parting tool videos online with a total cost of around $5 to $10. While poking around in the shop I found some old she...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:02:26 PST
cool parts http://www.instructables.com/id/cool-parts/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/Y914/I3R76JNY/FRHY914I3R76JNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/Y914/I3R76JNY/FRHY914I3R76JNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/Y914/I3R76JNY/FRHY914I3R76JNY.SMALL.jpg cff0055 Mechanical Hand Difficult but awesome mechanical hand Mechanical Hand another hand. easier to make, but not as cool. Mechanical hand I'll never be able to make this, but it's still awesome. How to make an Iris Diaphram watch Hopefully I'll get a chance to make this. Steampunk auto-fol...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:08:26 PST
Hanging Waffle Grid System http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Waffle-Grid-System/
Hanging Waffle Grid System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/A225/I3PK3L1A/FPQA225I3PK3L1A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/A225/I3PK3L1A/FPQA225I3PK3L1A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/A225/I3PK3L1A/FPQA225I3PK3L1A.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio A Major component of or Liminal mass project was designing a sub system for the 3D printed structure to hang off of. This structural system contains all the mounting points for the other components. It is the base for the electronics, provides the structure for the printed components, and attaches...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:13:52 PST
Horseshoe Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Horseshoe-Christmas-Tree/
Horseshoe Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/Y0XG/I3S5NU1I/FHDY0XGI3S5NU1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/Y0XG/I3S5NU1I/FHDY0XGI3S5NU1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/Y0XG/I3S5NU1I/FHDY0XGI3S5NU1I.SMALL.jpg Doc Honey Badger I got bored one day and decided to make this. I hope it gives you some ideas. I'd like to see you improve upon it. Have fun! Step One Get the horseshoes you want to use. Hopefully all the same size. You'll also need a welder (I used flux core wire) and some knowledge on how to use it. Step Tw...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:26:56 PST
Caraoke http://www.instructables.com/id/Caraoke/
Caraoke - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QYOY/I3PK2RDR/FKCQYOYI3PK2RDR.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Let's be honest with each other, we all love singing in the car. Sometimes it's tough to sing along when you don't know all the words, which is why you need a car karaoke system - the caraoke!With the windows rolled down you can share your amazing singing voice with everyone you pass.You as the dri...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:13:27 PST
Game of Thrones Inspired Chess Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Inspired-Chess-Table/
Game of Thrones Inspired Chess Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/YHMR/I3R75IUL/F9IYHMRI3R75IUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/YHMR/I3R75IUL/F9IYHMRI3R75IUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/YHMR/I3R75IUL/F9IYHMRI3R75IUL.SMALL.jpg joesighting One night, as I sat down to watch Game of Thrones on HBO, I noticed the carved heraldic bands revolving around the sun thinking “those would be fun to carve on my CarveWright”. I tried to think of a project that I could incorporate these into and came up with the idea of a chess set.I began resea...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:37:52 PST
Flip Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-Lantern/
Flip Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96KR/I3R75A26/FB896KRI3R75A26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96KR/I3R75A26/FB896KRI3R75A26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96KR/I3R75A26/FB896KRI3R75A26.SMALL.jpg tdonoclift This is a very simple lantern that looks both charming and intriguing. No buttons, no cables, no wall warts; just a jar. An ordinary upturned jar just begging to be flipped the correct way up, and when it is, the whole room is lit with its mysterious cool glow, just like magic! These lanterns make e...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:21:20 PST
Crate & Barrel Christmas Hack: Wooden Ornament Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Crate-Barrel-Christmas-Hack-Wooden-Ornament-Trees/
Crate & Barrel Christmas Hack: Wooden Ornament Trees - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SMALL.jpg ToolboxDivas The other day I was turning the pages of the latest Crate & Barrel holiday catalog and I came upon the cutest ornament trees made of steel. I loved it. But then I thought, this would be totally cool if it were made of wood and had a more rustic feel. So I went back to my workshop and in about 2 ho...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:49:20 PST
Chevy Tailgate Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Chevy-Tailgate-Bench/
Chevy Tailgate Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/QE5A/I3R756ZV/FKWQE5AI3R756ZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/QE5A/I3R756ZV/FKWQE5AI3R756ZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/QE5A/I3R756ZV/FKWQE5AI3R756ZV.SMALL.jpg ccaskey25 This is a Christmas present for my wife. She pinned this sometime back and has forgotten about it. Lucky me! I stumbled upon and old chevy while exploring our land with my young sons and so the project began. The Design I am a drafter so I like to begin every project with a drawing. *Note not ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:48:30 PST
Anniversary Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Anniversary-Jewelry-Box/
Anniversary Jewelry Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/98A3/I3PK26ON/FXZ98A3I3PK26ON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/98A3/I3PK26ON/FXZ98A3I3PK26ON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/98A3/I3PK26ON/FXZ98A3I3PK26ON.SMALL.jpg IanV2 If you've taken the first few steps of your journey into woodworking, and wish to try your hand at some finer work, here is a fun and straightforward project with a (hopefully) beautiful result! I produced this piece in my earlier days of woodworking, to surprise my wife on our anniversary. It was a...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:39:32 PST
Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Swing-2/
Swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/CSQE/I3S5MJBY/FRYCSQEI3S5MJBY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/CSQE/I3S5MJBY/FRYCSQEI3S5MJBY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/CSQE/I3S5MJBY/FRYCSQEI3S5MJBY.SMALL.jpg Jordy Van Hoegaerden Welcome you guys! In this tutorial, I will explain how I made my own invented swing - my school project for industrial product design. It's pretty easy to make and - of course - lots of fun. It was my goal to create something different, not just a boring wooden plank with some rope. I hope you enjoy...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:18:07 PST
Walnut hallway table topper http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-hallway-table-topper/
Walnut hallway table topper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/LLBE/I3PK1WK8/F4ILLBEI3PK1WK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/LLBE/I3PK1WK8/F4ILLBEI3PK1WK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/LLBE/I3PK1WK8/F4ILLBEI3PK1WK8.SMALL.jpg TimBTodd Topper for a metal hallway table topper I found. Found a piece of walnut with an interesting graining pattern and cut it into 3/4" strips and mixed them up. Glue up Glued them together and clamp them up while keeping them flat. Finish I used vinyl sealer and precatalyzed lacquer. Here i...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:01:12 PST
Valet Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Valet-Tray/
Valet Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/IK52/I3PK1SR5/FS8IK52I3PK1SR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/IK52/I3PK1SR5/FS8IK52I3PK1SR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/IK52/I3PK1SR5/FS8IK52I3PK1SR5.SMALL.jpg TimBTodd Hunk of 8/4 walnut trued up and cut to blank size. Starting to route out the tray sections. Edge Finished routing out tray sections. Added a spline of walnut into a blank for the sides. Cut them in such a way that the grain will wrap around the tray. Splines Used a jig on the table saw to cut...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:51:31 PST
Walnut Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-Coffee-Table/
Walnut Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/S1AV/I3PK1RFW/FY5S1AVI3PK1RFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/S1AV/I3PK1RFW/FY5S1AVI3PK1RFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/S1AV/I3PK1RFW/FY5S1AVI3PK1RFW.SMALL.jpg TimBTodd Here is my hunk(s) of wood. 8/4 walnut from a local shop. Trued up the sides and planed to thickness. Floating Tenon Jig I whipped one up and made some maple floating tenons from scrap. Glue up Added some dowels between the tenons and glued it up between a couple of bow clamps. Cross cut the ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:43:52 PST
The Wooden Whale of Woe http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wooden-Whale-of-Woe/
The Wooden Whale of Woe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/IUQJ/I3R74PY8/FZOIUQJI3R74PY8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/IUQJ/I3R74PY8/FZOIUQJI3R74PY8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/IUQJ/I3R74PY8/FZOIUQJI3R74PY8.SMALL.jpg bretinc Greeting my fellow Instructables I've made this whale mostly out of branches and other things I had laying around the house, it was 100% free. The story all starts when my partner in crime and I were in Target a couple weeks back and had seen this very simple outline of a 1' x 2" wooden whale made o...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:11:42 PST
Make an Adjustable Knitting Loom http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Adjustable-Knitting-Loom/
Make an Adjustable Knitting Loom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/UYEB/I3R74OHW/FDHUYEBI3R74OHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/UYEB/I3R74OHW/FDHUYEBI3R74OHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/UYEB/I3R74OHW/FDHUYEBI3R74OHW.SMALL.jpg petercd This multi-tasking loom is my DIY version of the commercial All 'n one knitting board It seemed like an easy wood-work project and looms in general are expensive and fairly hard to come by down my side of the woods.Using the 2 small spacer blocks it is possible to use it as a knitting board, either...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:58:21 PST
Backpack swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-swing/
Backpack swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/HJD9/I3PK1DMX/FLMHJD9I3PK1DMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/HJD9/I3PK1DMX/FLMHJD9I3PK1DMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/HJD9/I3PK1DMX/FLMHJD9I3PK1DMX.SMALL.jpg MaartenA1 Using this instructable you can build a swing in a few hours. This swing can be used to read books wherever you want, whenever you want. Because the swing is made of a simple backpack, you can easily transport the swing itself and your book. Materials To make this swing you need:- 1 backpack- 4 ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:54:40 PST
Home decor how-to: Make a holiday mantle. Fireplace not required http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-decor-how-to-Make-a-holiday-mantle-Fireplace-/
Home decor how-to: Make a holiday mantle. Fireplace not required - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/28XK/I3R75BN8/F3G28XKI3R75BN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/28XK/I3R75BN8/F3G28XKI3R75BN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/28XK/I3R75BN8/F3G28XKI3R75BN8.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife Want a sock-knockin’ home decor how-to you can love all year? Check out MyFixitUpLife’s mega mantle. One look and you’ll say: That’s the background for our holiday card. Or if you’re on Santa’s naughty list you might think something else. But that’s none of my business. Here’s how we mega-ed this on...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:00:23 PST
Install Freeze Plug (a.k.a. Engine Block Heater) in a 2008 Scion xB http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Freeze-Plug-aka-Engine-Block-Heater-in-a-2/
Install Freeze Plug (a.k.a. Engine Block Heater) in a 2008 Scion xB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/YS02/I3THFSQQ/FDHYS02I3THFSQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/YS02/I3THFSQQ/FDHYS02I3THFSQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/YS02/I3THFSQQ/FDHYS02I3THFSQQ.SMALL.jpg Mr_Liss I live in Seattle, and that's where I usually drive my car, but soon I'll be visiting family around Edmonton, Alberta, where the winters are considerably colder. So cold that it's common (required?) that Alberta cars have a special heater attached to their engines that runs off household current. T...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:17:09 PST
Up cycling by simone gordon http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-cycling-by-simone-gordon/
Up cycling by simone gordon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/MVGW/I3THA2XC/FGOMVGWI3THA2XC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/MVGW/I3THA2XC/FGOMVGWI3THA2XC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/MVGW/I3THA2XC/FGOMVGWI3THA2XC.SMALL.jpg SIMONESG3 Ready to make a Lamp! Materials needed * 2 Paper plates* 1 paper towel stick* Paper or Plastic bags* Toothpaste top* Straws or toothpicks* Glue * Glue,pens,and markets * Glue the two paper plates together .* Create a circle on top of one side of the plastic plate the size of the paper towel s...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:16:16 PST
Chill Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Chill-Chair/
Chill Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/E0LE/I3PK0H3D/F4ME0LEI3PK0H3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/E0LE/I3PK0H3D/F4ME0LEI3PK0H3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/E0LE/I3PK0H3D/F4ME0LEI3PK0H3D.SMALL.jpg JonathanM7 The Chill Chair is a multipurpose, low bearing chair, that can be used in many locations, such as the beach, or a bonfire. The chair is constructed entirely from pallet and scrap wood found around the shop. Gather The first step is to gather the wood that you will use for the Project. The pallet ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:38:04 PST
Glow in the dark glasses and glitter jelly http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-dark-glasses-and-glitter-jelly/
Glow in the dark glasses and glitter jelly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/BWSH/I3THFPKI/FMCBWSHI3THFPKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/BWSH/I3THFPKI/FMCBWSHI3THFPKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/BWSH/I3THFPKI/FMCBWSHI3THFPKI.SMALL.jpg Snow Whites Creations Hello to all creative souls :-)I'm finally introducing my second tutorial and there is more to come!My Glow in the dark glasses and glitter jelly are easy to make and they are so cool and glow beautifully in the dark! Please see my YouTube video tutorial if you want to find out how to make them :-)G...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:16:29 PST