Instructables: exploring - kitchen - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:18:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Berkey Water Purifier http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Berkey-Water-Purifiier/
DIY Berkey Water Purifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/T7DH/G825R8PB/FGGT7DHG825R8PB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/T7DH/G825R8PB/FGGT7DHG825R8PB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/T7DH/G825R8PB/FGGT7DHG825R8PB.SMALL.jpg sspence Here we will show how we make our own water purifiers from used food grade plastic buckets, and Berkey water purification elements. Materials Needed: 2 food grade Buckets w/ lids (these buckets are naturally BPA free) a Berkey filter twin pack (we like the black, but the white ceramic are also ver...
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Sun, 18 Apr 2010 10:19:37 PDT
Easy keyboard fridge magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-keyboard-fridge-magnets/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 02:24:38 PDT
Upcycled Wine Bottles Into Indoor Herb Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Wine-Bottles-Into-Indoor-Herb-Planters/
Upcycled Wine Bottles Into Indoor Herb Planters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/0W40/HVDU62CC/FT20W40HVDU62CC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/0W40/HVDU62CC/FT20W40HVDU62CC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/0W40/HVDU62CC/FT20W40HVDU62CC.SMALL.jpg acoens I live in California where wine bottles are plentiful. As a maker, it's great to have a never ending source of material for my projects and thankfully my friends are happy to keep my supplies up. I built a simple wooden jig to score the wine bottles which allows me to separate the glass safely and c...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 23:02:51 PDT
Hockey Puck Bottle Opener - PUCK OFF http://www.instructables.com/id/Hockey-Puck-Bottle-Opener-PUCK-OFF/
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Tue, 13 May 2014 11:34:49 PDT
Planetary gear wine stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Planetary-gear-wine-stand/
Planetary gear wine stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/RSXJ/HV4DDP6K/FM0RSXJHV4DDP6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/RSXJ/HV4DDP6K/FM0RSXJHV4DDP6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/RSXJ/HV4DDP6K/FM0RSXJHV4DDP6K.SMALL.jpg konrad_44 A wine stand in form of working, revolving planetary gear. A nice addition to your geeky room/kitchen.I choose wood as it goes well with wine and fits my interior well. I guess that transparent acrylic glass would look great in modern decor.The design is metric and uses 6 and 10mm thick parts. Assem...
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Wed, 14 May 2014 08:38:35 PDT
The EZegg, breaking an egg with one hand http://www.instructables.com/id/The-EZegg-breaking-an-egg-with-only-one-hand/
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Tue, 6 May 2014 04:45:11 PDT
How to Convert a Mini Wine Cooler into a Countertop Cheese Cave http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-a-Mini-Wine-Cooler-into-a-Counterto/
How to Convert a Mini Wine Cooler into a Countertop Cheese Cave - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/125V/HUEEMH8C/FOQ125VHUEEMH8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/125V/HUEEMH8C/FOQ125VHUEEMH8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/125V/HUEEMH8C/FOQ125VHUEEMH8C.SMALL.jpg Scottbus We are aspiring cheese makers, and after having fun with fresh cheeses of all sorts, we decided to try to make simple aged cheeses such as Jack and Farmhouse Cheddar. After one failed experiment, we realized that in order to make these cheeses well, we would have to have a proper environment for ag...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:59:12 PDT
Shredding Meat - Wolverine Style! http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-Meat-Shredders/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:28:08 PDT
Tennis Ball Jar Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Tennis-Ball-Jar-Opener/
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Tue, 22 Jun 2010 11:08:43 PDT
Mobile Kitchen, a bike trailer kitchen on gas http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Kitchen-a-bike-trailer-kitchen-on-gas/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 00:21:36 PDT
how to zest a lemon http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-zest-a-lemon/
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Wed, 15 Aug 2012 13:59:00 PDT
Spacebrewer - Remote Tea Making Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Spacebrewer-Remote-Tea-Making-Device/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 04:24:49 PDT
High Volume Food Dehydrator Racks http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Volume-Food-Dehydrator-Racks/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:06:53 PDT
All-in-One Outdoor Oven, Stove, Grill and Smoker http://www.instructables.com/id/All-in-One-Outdoor-Oven-Stove-Grill-and-Smoker/
All-in-One Outdoor Oven, Stove, Grill and Smoker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/R5D7/G7YFZY9V/FH4R5D7G7YFZY9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/R5D7/G7YFZY9V/FH4R5D7G7YFZY9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/R5D7/G7YFZY9V/FH4R5D7G7YFZY9V.SMALL.jpg MOTHEREARTHNEWS Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-mar...
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Tue, 13 Apr 2010 13:07:13 PDT
Detachable Waste Container for Chopping Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Detachable-Waste-Container-for-Chopping-Board/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/8J4T/HRPBNN89/FLP8J4THRPBNN89.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/8J4T/HRPBNN89/FLP8J4THRPBNN89.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/8J4T/HRPBNN89/FLP8J4THRPBNN89.SMALL.jpg confu Tired of messing up your workspace with offcuts and crumbs while cutting vegetables, fruits or bread? Tired of running miles to the garbage can - which is just on the opposite end of your kitchen - to clear up your chopping board? Here´s the solution: A magnetically attachable and detachable waste...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:05:51 PST
Kitchen Island http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Island/
Kitchen Island - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/3296/HR0AQ6HL/FBD3296HR0AQ6HL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/3296/HR0AQ6HL/FBD3296HR0AQ6HL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/3296/HR0AQ6HL/FBD3296HR0AQ6HL.SMALL.jpg bennelson After we moved into our house, we had a small housewarming party. All the guests stood awkwardly around our low kitchen table. In addition, the size and shape of our house didn't give us very good options for storage. So, we decided to do away with a dining table entirely and instead make a standin...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 18:13:29 PST
Best Way to Clean a Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Way-to-Clean-a-Cutting-Board/
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 16:42:36 PST
Kitchen Pantry Computer (Hidden) http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Pantry-Computer-Hidden/
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 21:51:09 PST
No Sew No Glue 1 Minute Magnetic Towels (with removable magnets) http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-No-Glue-1-Minute-Magnetic-Towels-with-remov/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/GDUW/HR0ASYUD/FMKGDUWHR0ASYUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/GDUW/HR0ASYUD/FMKGDUWHR0ASYUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/GDUW/HR0ASYUD/FMKGDUWHR0ASYUD.SMALL.jpg confu Stumbled upon those "Magnetowels": www.instructables.com/id/magnetic-tea-towels/ www.instructables.com/id/Magnetowel-magnetized-kitchen-towel/ Pretty neat idea! Solves almost all of my problems (at least those concerning kitchen towels). But: I want easily removable magnets, since I don´t want ...
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 10:30:19 PST
hay box cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/hay-box-cooker/
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Sat, 29 Jul 2006 18:24:17 PDT
Connecting a Washing Machine to a Kitchen Sink http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-a-Washing-Machine-to-a-Kitchen-Sink/
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Mon, 4 Sep 2006 17:36:20 PDT
Stylish Coffee Capsules Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Coffee-Capsules-Holder/
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 14:11:02 PST
Heavy Duty Under-Sink Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Duty-Under-Sink-Water-Filter/
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 16:02:19 PST
Geo Wood Trivet http://www.instructables.com/id/Geo-Wood-Trivet/
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 17:11:56 PST
DIY Projects: Start With Your Kitchen http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Projects-Start-With-Your-Kitchen/
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 10:53:44 PST
colorful kitchen design http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Kitchen-1/
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Tue, 15 Oct 2013 11:29:42 PDT
Polymer Clay Covered Flatware http://www.instructables.com/id/Polymer-Clay-Covered-Flatware/
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 09:49:34 PDT
How to Sharpen Your Straight Edge Kitchen Knives http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sharpen-Your-Straight-Edge-Kitchen-Knives/
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Tue, 14 Feb 2012 15:26:47 PST
How To Fix A Broken Refrigerator Door Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Fix-A-Broken-Refrigerator-Door-Shelf/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/4HVF/H2TIQ94L/F934HVFH2TIQ94L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/4HVF/H2TIQ94L/F934HVFH2TIQ94L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/4HVF/H2TIQ94L/F934HVFH2TIQ94L.SMALL.jpg desertsniper This is how I repaired the shelf on my refrigerator door. The hook on the right side busted off and spilled my soy sauce! No need to buy a new part when this is easily fixed. Materials broken shelf plexiglass or other plastic sand paper two part epoxy Tools clamps saw clean and rough up (with...
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Fri, 29 Jun 2012 10:55:55 PDT
Oven Element Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Oven-Element-Repair/
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Tue, 12 Mar 2013 07:53:47 PDT
How to Re-Tip A Knife Using Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Re-Tip-A-Knife-Using-Dremel/
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Tue, 12 Mar 2013 15:53:09 PDT
No to Pork Barrel. Yes to My new Water Barrel http://www.instructables.com/id/No-to-Pork-Barrel-Yes-to-My-new-Water-Barrel/
No to Pork Barrel. Yes to My new Water Barrel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/FE0M/HLJUZKV3/F1OFE0MHLJUZKV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/FE0M/HLJUZKV3/F1OFE0MHLJUZKV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/FE0M/HLJUZKV3/F1OFE0MHLJUZKV3.SMALL.jpg rjgoesgreen I am an adventurous person. I love travelling. I have many containers at home. Bringing the big water containers while travelling is a hassle. This concept came up from the idea that I will have my personal and handy water or juice barrel when I travel which I can also share with other people.  Ma...
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Sat, 14 Sep 2013 04:37:33 PDT
Fruit Fly Annihilator http://www.instructables.com/id/Fruit-Fly-Annihilator/
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Thu, 29 Aug 2013 18:43:27 PDT
Sous vide cooker for less than $40 http://www.instructables.com/id/Sous-vide-cooker-for-less-than-40/
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Sun, 11 Mar 2012 19:02:50 PDT
Toasters. Concrete Napkin Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Toasters-Concrete-Napkin-Holder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/8D6J/HKM96CL6/FQC8D6JHKM96CL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/8D6J/HKM96CL6/FQC8D6JHKM96CL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/8D6J/HKM96CL6/FQC8D6JHKM96CL6.SMALL.jpg 65design Easy to make, great unique gift idea, made of concrete. Toasters are napkin holders, coaster holders, or coasters. Here is how to get started. 1. Supplies    - Concrete. Mix your own or purchase a pre mix. We used Quickrete 5000    - Silicone and glue. We found clear quickset glue worked best    - ...
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 12:08:21 PDT
Retrofit soft-close to almost any drawer (Blumotion) http://www.instructables.com/id/Retrofit-soft-close-to-almost-any-drawer-Blumotio/
Retrofit soft-close to almost any drawer (Blumotion) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/8K82/GB5HE2Y3/FI48K82GB5HE2Y3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/8K82/GB5HE2Y3/FI48K82GB5HE2Y3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/8K82/GB5HE2Y3/FI48K82GB5HE2Y3.SMALL.jpg chylld Edit for 2014: this article is now nearly 4 years old, and nowadays there are soft-close kits by Blumotion and others that make this process much simpler and cheaper!In this instructable I will teach you how to retrofit the Blumotion soft-close drawer system (from their TandemBox line) to almost any...
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Tue, 13 Jul 2010 09:25:23 PDT
square wood trivet http://www.instructables.com/id/square-wood-trivet/
square wood trivet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/9KKI/HJUWSG6R/FDH9KKIHJUWSG6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/9KKI/HJUWSG6R/FDH9KKIHJUWSG6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/9KKI/HJUWSG6R/FDH9KKIHJUWSG6R.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you wish a modern trivet, not much country style as my previous design, you can of course take the BrittLiv ingenious way (see her ible here) or make a square trivet following these instructions. material and design As usual I started from available material, and in this case I had a short wo...
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 05:59:19 PDT
Converting a fridge for fermenting beer http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-fridge-for-fermenting-beer/
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Fri, 12 Mar 2010 09:56:49 PST
Cork Trivet (Kitchen Heat Mat) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cork-Trivet-Kitchen-Heat-Mat/
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 15:01:53 PDT
DIY Naked Coffee Portafilter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Naked-Coffee-Portafilter/
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 04:11:37 PDT
how to transform your old electric oven into a modern digital thermostat controlled one (aka: the meringues solution!) http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-transform-your-old-electric-oven-into-a-mod/
how to transform your old electric oven into a modern digital thermostat controlled one (aka: the meringues solution!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/5UHO/HIGFJMDJ/F0Q5UHOHIGFJMDJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/5UHO/HIGFJMDJ/F0Q5UHOHIGFJMDJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/5UHO/HIGFJMDJ/F0Q5UHOHIGFJMDJ.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you ever tried to cook meringues you knot that it's almost impossible if your oven can't keep a constant temperature over the time. Modern electric ovens have a digital integrated thermostat so to achieve that goal with no efforts, but if you like meringues and you have an old oven you could prob...
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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 10:32:59 PDT
Sugru Potholders http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Potholders/
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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 16:20:56 PDT
Empty space next to the fridge? Make a Roll-Out Pantry http://www.instructables.com/id/Empty-Space-next-to-the-fridge-Make-a-Roll-Out-P/
Empty space next to the fridge? Make a Roll-Out Pantry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/IUK7/HHS9ROGT/FWXIUK7HHS9ROGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/IUK7/HHS9ROGT/FWXIUK7HHS9ROGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/IUK7/HHS9ROGT/FWXIUK7HHS9ROGT.SMALL.jpg ratmax00 With some web-spiration, a 3D-Printer on hand and some empty space next to the fridge, I decided to make a roll out pantry. Optional: 3D-Printer + filament Supplies (as seen): (2) 2x6x8 construction lumber (1) 3/16x4x8 plywood (1) 3/4x4x4 plywood (scrap used) (4) Casters (8) Dowel rods (as shelf h...
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Tue, 11 Jun 2013 23:12:59 PDT
Refresh that old plastic cutting board http://www.instructables.com/id/Refresh-that-old-plastic-cutting-board/
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Sun, 15 May 2011 11:40:03 PDT
How to Create a Fool-Proof Gnat Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Fool-Proof-Gnat-Trap/
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Mon, 1 Oct 2012 18:38:09 PDT
How to Make Vintage Bottlecap Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Vintage-Bottlecap-Magnets/
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Mon, 20 May 2013 17:57:49 PDT
DIY magnetic spice rack and spice containers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-MAGNETIC-SPICE-RACK-and-Spice-containers/
DIY magnetic spice rack and spice containers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/HBE5/HCJO6NW0/FUNHBE5HCJO6NW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/HBE5/HCJO6NW0/FUNHBE5HCJO6NW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/HBE5/HCJO6NW0/FUNHBE5HCJO6NW0.SMALL.jpg EYSpace Storing your spices on the wall is a great way of freeing up precious cabinet space in a small kitchen. You can make your own DIY wall spice rack by using a cookie sheet or pizza pan with magnetic spice containers – the colorful spices will also doubles as artwork! Use an old pizza or cookie sheet...
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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 16:20:26 PST
Super Easy (and Cheap!) Magnetic Spice Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-and-Cheap-Magnetic-Spice-Rack/
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Sun, 21 Mar 2010 12:07:45 PDT
3-D Cutting Board-I Made it at Tech Shop http://www.instructables.com/id/3-D-Cutting-Board-I-Made-it-at-Tech-Shop/
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Wed, 15 May 2013 17:36:04 PDT
Basic Concrete Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Concrete-Countertop/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2009 18:57:56 PST