Instructables: exploring - workshop http://www.instructables.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:22:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 New Rip Fence For Saw Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-rip-fence-for-saw-bench/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 22:22:24 PDT
Comic Book Themed Side Table (that lights up!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Book-Themed-Side-Table-that-lights-up/
Comic Book Themed Side Table (that lights up!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/K1VY/HZ3YD2HV/FGDK1VYHZ3YD2HV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/K1VY/HZ3YD2HV/FGDK1VYHZ3YD2HV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/K1VY/HZ3YD2HV/FGDK1VYHZ3YD2HV.SMALL.jpg briandamge Hello! The woman needed a side table for her new apartment so I made her one from some salvaged wood, LED strip lights, and a couple other things. This project is also detailed on my own website, CreationsOfMyMind.com, but I'm writing a separate Instructable for all you lovely people. Since...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:53:57 PDT
How To Build A garden Lighthouse Out Of Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-garden-Lighthouse-Out-Of-Pallets/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:48:09 PDT
Ikea Hack: Painted Branch Bed Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Hack-Painted-Branch-Bed-Frame/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:44:06 PDT
Decorate your house with old t-shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorate-your-house-with-old-t-shirts/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:26:59 PDT
C-Clamps? 25 Other Clamps They Don't Want You To Know About... http://www.instructables.com/id/C-Clamps-Bah-25-Other-Clamps-They-Dont-Want-You-To/
C-Clamps? 25 Other Clamps They Don't Want You To Know About... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/MKE3/HZ3YC6JS/FNOMKE3HZ3YC6JS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/MKE3/HZ3YC6JS/FNOMKE3HZ3YC6JS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/MKE3/HZ3YC6JS/FNOMKE3HZ3YC6JS.SMALL.jpg RobbGodshaw This set of Alphaclamps is an exploration of tools and their form. From the I-beam to the C-clamp, the latin letterforms seem to have a chicken-egg relationship with the letter-shaped tools that bear their name. Is the C the basis for design, or simply a descriptor of the form? Curious about how the...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:26:18 PDT
Angle Grinder As A Disk Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Angle-Grinder-As-A-Disk-Sander/
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By: BeachsideHank

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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:07:49 PDT
Woodworkers Bench Vise From An Old Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworkers-Bench-Vise-From-An-Old-Clamp/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:11:48 PDT
Decorative solar lamp display http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-solar-lamp-display/
Decorative solar lamp display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/73D6/HZ2J05EA/FXE73D6HZ2J05EA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/73D6/HZ2J05EA/FXE73D6HZ2J05EA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/73D6/HZ2J05EA/FXE73D6HZ2J05EA.SMALL.jpg dezine Summer is just around the corner and I thought it might be nice to use the lights to create a decorative display that would add night light next to a garden bench, allowing me to sit outside on balmy evenings. You can use any solar light that will fit on top of a 69 x 69mm block of pine, or even dri...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 02:50:57 PDT
4-Drawer storage unit http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Drawer-storage-unit/
4-Drawer storage unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/7V68/HZ3YAPKQ/FM57V68HZ3YAPKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/7V68/HZ3YAPKQ/FM57V68HZ3YAPKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/7V68/HZ3YAPKQ/FM57V68HZ3YAPKQ.SMALL.jpg dezine I need a 4-drawer pedestal for my office, so what better time to try out a new and very easy method for installing drawer runners. Starting from scratch I will show you how to build a 4-drawer storage unit or pedestal and also a very quick and easy way to fit drawer runners.Apart from the laminated ...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:48:31 PDT
Homemade Night Vision Infrared Goggle Scope DIY CCTV View Finder Camera Led Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Night-Vision-Infrared-Goggle-Scope-DIY-CC/
Homemade Night Vision Infrared Goggle Scope DIY CCTV View Finder Camera Led Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/9QHZ/HZ2IZ7GD/FHI9QHZHZ2IZ7GD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/9QHZ/HZ2IZ7GD/FHI9QHZHZ2IZ7GD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/9QHZ/HZ2IZ7GD/FHI9QHZHZ2IZ7GD.SMALL.jpg diyhobbybike Night vision goggles were invented for use by the military. The technology that makes night vision possible is called an infrared image intensifier tube. The tubes transfer photons into electrons by passing a charge through a photo cathode and using a phosphor screen for illumination. When this happ...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:24:05 PDT
Relevant 2 My Bicycle Interests http://www.instructables.com/id/Relevant-2-My-Bicycle-Interests/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/QO38/HZ2IXXAH/FWOQO38HZ2IXXAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/QO38/HZ2IXXAH/FWOQO38HZ2IXXAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/QO38/HZ2IXXAH/FWOQO38HZ2IXXAH.SMALL.jpg Miz_Liz Make A Quick and Easy Bicycle Rack For Repairs Bike Repair Stand - Ultra Cheap Bike Holder repurposed as bike repair stand How To Paint A Bike Restoring a vintage Dumpster Bike
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:27:22 PDT
Drawer to Nail Polish Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawer-to-Nail-Polish-Rack/
Drawer to Nail Polish Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/X7V3/HZ13H83E/FJ5X7V3HZ13H83E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/X7V3/HZ13H83E/FJ5X7V3HZ13H83E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/X7V3/HZ13H83E/FJ5X7V3HZ13H83E.SMALL.jpg artistokat How to turn a drawer to a nail polish rack Step 1: Materials Supplies•drill•screwdriver•drawer•cocking or wood putty•headless nails•pencil •wood•saw (I used a Japanese hand saw)•tape measure•wood glue•hammer•sandpaper Step 2: Remove pieces Use the drill or screw to remove the drawer handle, th...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:33:12 PDT
forge http://www.instructables.com/id/forge-1/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F1U/J9QX/HZ2IXPV3/F1UJ9QXHZ2IXPV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F1U/J9QX/HZ2IXPV3/F1UJ9QXHZ2IXPV3.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F1U/J9QX/HZ2IXPV3/F1UJ9QXHZ2IXPV3.SMALL.jpg setthe Railway Line Anvil Anvil Stand Anvil Stand - Pt. 2 - Proper Working Height Anvil Stand - Pt.1 - Sourcing Materials & Construction Design and Build an English Wheel
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:03:57 PDT
Workbench with Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-with-Storage/
Workbench with Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/4YZ5/HZ2IXRMR/FW94YZ5HZ2IXRMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/4YZ5/HZ2IXRMR/FW94YZ5HZ2IXRMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/4YZ5/HZ2IXRMR/FW94YZ5HZ2IXRMR.SMALL.jpg bcb10 This instructable will show you how to build my workbench or one similar to it. I built this desk as a workbench for my college apartment so I can make while I learn. I spent $14 on it as I found all the wood to build it, however, you might spend more if you have to buy all the supplies. Good luck a...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:47:57 PDT
$1 Knockdown TV Stand from pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Knockdown-TV-Stand-from-pallets/
$1 Knockdown TV Stand from pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/7QNT/HZ2IWCGX/F357QNTHZ2IWCGX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/7QNT/HZ2IWCGX/F357QNTHZ2IWCGX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/7QNT/HZ2IWCGX/F357QNTHZ2IWCGX.SMALL.jpg Mr_Liss Here's my new corner TV stand, made from bits and pieces of pallets. I spent fifty cents for a pair of used hinges (with 4 screws/hinge) from my local RE:Store. I estimate that I spent approximately fifty cents for PVC glue. On moving day, it should take about 2 seconds to disassemble and pack flat....
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:34:30 PDT
Sprung Wood Dance Floor http://www.instructables.com/id/Sprung-Wood-Dance-Floor/
Sprung Wood Dance Floor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/2NF7/HZ2IX00D/F852NF7HZ2IX00D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/2NF7/HZ2IX00D/F852NF7HZ2IX00D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/2NF7/HZ2IX00D/F852NF7HZ2IX00D.SMALL.jpg dtersey I’ve been involved in Traditional American Dancing for over 30 years and have thoroughly enjoyed dancing on historic “sprung” wood floors that actually have some “give” when dancing. I recently got the opportunity to build one of these floors using techniques that haven’t been used in 50 years. Th...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:33:24 PDT
Dremel Jewelry Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Jewelry-Workshop/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:27:32 PDT
Non-Circulating Hydroponics http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-Circulating-Hydroponics/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:36:38 PDT
Love Story http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Story/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:25:41 PDT
Guest Book Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Guest-Book-Table/
Guest Book Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CYY/HZ2IWVMW/FNV6CYYHZ2IWVMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CYY/HZ2IWVMW/FNV6CYYHZ2IWVMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CYY/HZ2IWVMW/FNV6CYYHZ2IWVMW.SMALL.jpg bluegirl1434 I found this table at a garage sale for 2 dollars. I wanted something unique and creative for our wedding guestbook. So my husband and I ( back then he was my fiance) sanded the original pink paint off and painted the table light tan. I wrote our initials and wedding date on it with an acrylic paint...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:19:59 PDT
Broken Desk Lamp to Reading Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-Desk-Lamp-to-Reading-Lamp/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:56:29 PDT
Renewing Sanding Disks http://www.instructables.com/id/Renewing-Sanding-Disks/
Renewing Sanding Disks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/ZUFH/HZ13HCHY/FL9ZUFHHZ13HCHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/ZUFH/HZ13HCHY/FL9ZUFHHZ13HCHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/ZUFH/HZ13HCHY/FL9ZUFHHZ13HCHY.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank Just like tires, worn out Velcro- backed sanding disks can be given a second life by gluing fresh stock onto their dull surfaces. This Instructable will demonstrate a reliable and inexpensive way to refresh your old ones so they may perform better than new in some cases. How To Proceed Begin by ...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:14:46 PDT
Picture frames from scrap materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-frames-from-scrap-materials/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:06:31 PDT
Custom Xperia Z1 back glass with wood! http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Xperia-Z1-back-glass-with-wood/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:57:59 PDT
reclaimed wood headphone holder http://www.instructables.com/id/reclaimed-wood-headphone-holder/
reclaimed wood headphone holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/3DRZ/HZ13FYS0/FXR3DRZHZ13FYS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/3DRZ/HZ13FYS0/FXR3DRZHZ13FYS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/3DRZ/HZ13FYS0/FXR3DRZHZ13FYS0.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus While sitting by the campfire recently my eye caught a piece of dark firewood that was different from the rest. Instead of burning it I brought it to the wood shop and milled it down to a manageable piece; turns out it was a very nice piece of walnut, perfect for my next project!Follow me on a fun ...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:50:43 PDT
How To Reuse Zip-ties http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Reuse-Zip-ties/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:07:14 PDT
How to revive old lead acid batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-revive-old-lead-acid-batteries/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:31:46 PDT
How I Fixed My Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Fixed-My-Watch/
How I Fixed My Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/79K8/HZ3YAFXY/FCZ79K8HZ3YAFXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/79K8/HZ3YAFXY/FCZ79K8HZ3YAFXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/79K8/HZ3YAFXY/FCZ79K8HZ3YAFXY.SMALL.jpg mclare50 For those of you who don't know, I posted an Instructablle asking if someone could help me fix my watch. I got so many helpful answers back and I just wanted to say thank you so much to everyone who replied! I moved this question over to the Answers tab, and got some great advice. Anyways, in this I...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:08:58 PDT
How to make a Japanese lampshade. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Japanese-lampshade/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:37:26 PDT
End Tables Made From Fencing Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/End-Tables-Made-From-Fencing-Boards/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:25:48 PDT
Cross Hole Drilling In Round Rod Stock http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-Hole-Drilling-In-Round-Rod-Stock/
Cross Hole Drilling In Round Rod Stock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/09XZ/HYZX1SO6/FO109XZHYZX1SO6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/09XZ/HYZX1SO6/FO109XZHYZX1SO6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/09XZ/HYZX1SO6/FO109XZHYZX1SO6.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank Repeatedly bore accurate holes through metal, wood, plastics or other round shapes with this simple method and a drill press. The principal is quite straightforward; easily find the top dead center (T.D.C.) of a round rod, usually a difficult task without specialized tooling. This tip readily allows...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:18:23 PDT
Rustic napkin holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-napkin-holders/
Rustic napkin holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/XN7V/HYZX3TYS/FKUXN7VHYZX3TYS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/XN7V/HYZX3TYS/FKUXN7VHYZX3TYS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/XN7V/HYZX3TYS/FKUXN7VHYZX3TYS.SMALL.jpg Badger4700 I remembered these from when i was a kid. These are simple and quick to make and bring back fond memories. Find some scrap and sketch out the designs. I had some left over bed slats (I have no idea why) that were laying around. I drew a couple animals. In this case a squirrel, rabbit, dog, and pi...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:47:51 PDT
Pipe Furniture Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Furniture-Projects/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FCM/LU3Z/HYZX56NP/FCMLU3ZHYZX56NP.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FCM/LU3Z/HYZX56NP/FCMLU3ZHYZX56NP.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FCM/LU3Z/HYZX56NP/FCMLU3ZHYZX56NP.SMALL.jpg ProfMuggs The Manhattan Industrial Pipe Shelf Very nice and simple shelf. Industrial Pipe Shelving Built-In Industrial Modern Shelving and Gaming Cabinet Plumbers Pipe Bench Easy Modern Black Iron Pipe Bench / Entryway Table How to Build a Workbench/Storage Shelf Maker Bench Indu...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:32:49 PDT
Garden Kaleidoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Kaleidoscope/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:52:34 PDT
Building A Viking Pole Lathe Without Using Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-A-Viking-Pole-Lathe-Without-Using-Power/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:45:26 PDT
Free Floating TARDIS http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Floating-TARDIS/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:57:52 PDT
Paracord ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-ideas/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FDD/N64L/HYZ9DOVJ/FDDN64LHYZ9DOVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FDD/N64L/HYZ9DOVJ/FDDN64LHYZ9DOVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FDD/N64L/HYZ9DOVJ/FDDN64LHYZ9DOVJ.SMALL.jpg mark_well I this collection I will present you with a number of paracord ideas you can use to make various paracord projects. As a fan of various paracord projects I find that inspiration comes in all forms and I wanted to contribute some of my tutorials to the users. Quick deploy paracord bracelet Para...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 03:05:25 PDT
Tea house wall painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-house-wall-painting/
Tea house wall painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/GZJ4/HYZWZHFI/FJUGZJ4HYZWZHFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/GZJ4/HYZWZHFI/FJUGZJ4HYZWZHFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/GZJ4/HYZWZHFI/FJUGZJ4HYZWZHFI.SMALL.jpg oonacalina.strugaru Once in Bucharest there was a tea house called Joie De Vivre (Joy of life). It had a sad blind wall closing it's yard and needed help making it happier. That's where I appeared :) Sketchs First steps were to see the compositions in my mind, draw them on paper and scale them.Sketches on photos, a ...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 02:25:37 PDT
Soccer Ball Lamp Shade with Yin Yang connections http://www.instructables.com/id/Soccer-Ball-Lamp-Shade-with-Yin-Yang-connections/
Soccer Ball Lamp Shade with Yin Yang connections - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/COCD/HYY8N0X0/FIYCOCDHYY8N0X0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/COCD/HYY8N0X0/FIYCOCDHYY8N0X0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/COCD/HYY8N0X0/FIYCOCDHYY8N0X0.SMALL.jpg daveda I saw a photo of a paper soccer ball on flicker made like this.From what I found, this was made by Phillip Chapman-Bell. If this is incorrect please let me know.The soccer ball shape is made from pentagons and hexagons.This uses two different colors for the two different shapes, and a unique Yin Ya...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 21:54:37 PDT
Concrete Garden Project: House Numbers http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Garden-Project-House-Numbers/
Concrete Garden Project: House Numbers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/0UZ8/HZ13HPCH/FGA0UZ8HZ13HPCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/0UZ8/HZ13HPCH/FGA0UZ8HZ13HPCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/0UZ8/HZ13HPCH/FGA0UZ8HZ13HPCH.SMALL.jpg Timber Press It's easy to decorate your exterior by adding large, charming house numbers. You will need: fine concrete foam floor puzzle pieces piece of board oil paintbrush spatula weights fileStep 1: Begin by oiling the board and the edges of the puzzle piece with the paintbrush. Step 2: Place a few weights o...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 15:12:37 PDT
Low-Cost Standing Workbench - No Screws Needed! http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Standing-Workbench-No-Screws-Needed/
Low-Cost Standing Workbench - No Screws Needed! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/O1OO/HYY8K13W/FR4O1OOHYY8K13W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/O1OO/HYY8K13W/FR4O1OOHYY8K13W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/O1OO/HYY8K13W/FR4O1OOHYY8K13W.SMALL.gif FabricateIO When we upgraded our electronics bench setup, we wanted a new table that was cheap and incredibly easy to assemble (and disassemble / transport for moving).Our solution? Turn two 4'x8' sheets of 23/32" plywood into a slot-assembly, no-screws-needed project bench, that can be assembled and disassembl...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:53:52 PDT
Rustic decking and table top from tree trunks http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-decking-and-table-top-from-tree-trunks/
Rustic decking and table top from tree trunks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/BI40/HYY8JR9A/FB9BI40HYY8JR9A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/BI40/HYY8JR9A/FB9BI40HYY8JR9A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/BI40/HYY8JR9A/FB9BI40HYY8JR9A.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat Using just a chainsaw, a cordless drill, an angle grinder and a hammer, tree trunks straight from the forest can be turned into fantastic old world style rustic platforms such as decking and banquet sized table tops. Difficulty: . . . . . . . . . . You need ...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:14:28 PDT
Paint your work table http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-work-table/
Paint your work table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/TOV6/HYY8IVHW/F2BTOV6HYY8IVHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/TOV6/HYY8IVHW/F2BTOV6HYY8IVHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/TOV6/HYY8IVHW/F2BTOV6HYY8IVHW.SMALL.jpg kresimir1993 Greetings, Before we get started, I want to inform you that my native language isn't English, so sorry for some missplled words.So, you have an old working table that's been through a lot and the paint has worn off?Go buy a new one!The end.Just kidding, the reason you are here is because you want to...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:54:16 PDT
Booby Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Booby-Trap-1/
Booby Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/0LMD/HYY8JUWF/FV80LMDHYY8JUWF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/0LMD/HYY8JUWF/FV80LMDHYY8JUWF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/0LMD/HYY8JUWF/FV80LMDHYY8JUWF.SMALL.jpg rrscooter Simple effective animal deterrent. Tools This is a non-lethal animal deterrent. Items you will need are a simple mouse trap, needle nose pliers, hammer (not shown), small brad nails and percussion caps for toy pistols. Disassembly You will need to remove the trigger pad by removing the staple ...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:13:15 PDT
Bury your Gutter Downspouts http://www.instructables.com/id/Bury-your-Gutter-Downspouts/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 07:53:22 PDT
ArduinoLine following robot http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoLine-following-robot/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 07:48:43 PDT
Homemade Flashlight Experiment with 20 LED 3 Watt 4000 Lumens Free Energy Generator Electricity http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Flashlight-Experiment-with-20-LED-3-Watt-/
Homemade Flashlight Experiment with 20 LED 3 Watt 4000 Lumens Free Energy Generator Electricity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/TOIP/HZ3YAG80/F1RTOIPHZ3YAG80.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/TOIP/HZ3YAG80/F1RTOIPHZ3YAG80.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/TOIP/HZ3YAG80/F1RTOIPHZ3YAG80.SMALL.jpg myhobbydiy A flashlight is a hand-held portable electrically-powered light source. Usually the light source is a small incandescent light bulb or light-emitting diode (LED). A typical flashlight consists of a light bulb mounted in a reflector, a transparent cover to protect the light source and reflector, a b...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 02:54:17 PDT
Mobile Classroom Cubbies http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Classroom-Cubbies/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:15:05 PDT
Semi automatic 12 volt sieve http://www.instructables.com/id/Semi-automatic-12-volt-sieve/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 15:51:13 PDT