Instructables: exploring - offbeat http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:46:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 Chalk Graffiti http://www.instructables.com/id/Chalk-Graffiti/
Chalk Graffiti - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/9PBW/I7MXDULY/FZN9PBWI7MXDULY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/9PBW/I7MXDULY/FZN9PBWI7MXDULY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/9PBW/I7MXDULY/FZN9PBWI7MXDULY.SMALL.jpg evanchip Learn how to make and use a washable chalk paint to create beautiful and thought provoking works of temporary street graffiti. Gather Your Materials Materials:Sidewalk Chalk Plastic Bag Hammer Blender Tupperware Containers Paintbrushes Stencil (Optional) Decide Color Scheme Determine the colo...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:55:31 PDT
Quick and Dirty Chalkboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Dirty-Chalkboard/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 11:24:45 PDT
STUMP drinking game http://www.instructables.com/id/STUMP-drinking-game/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:07:58 PDT
Hand-cricket http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-cricket/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:01:55 PDT
How to play Tree Catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-Tree-Catapult/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:25:07 PDT
Comic Con Bingo http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Con-Bingo/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:33:00 PDT
Fire bubbles for holding and sharing! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-bubbles-for-holding-and-sharing/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 02:59:50 PDT
Big Trouble in Little China Drinking Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Trouble-in-Little-China-Drinking-Game/
Big Trouble in Little China Drinking Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/8FQ8/I72P536I/FET8FQ8I72P536I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/8FQ8/I72P536I/FET8FQ8I72P536I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/8FQ8/I72P536I/FET8FQ8I72P536I.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong I've been joking about hosting a BTiLC movie night for a while now, all for the sake of playing this game I devised. It's pretty simple and obviously silly, which makes it fun for newcomers and hardcore fans alike. Let's go! Grab the Movie! Get a hold of a copy of Big Trouble in Little China. ...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:06:16 PDT
Tireball Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Tireball-Sculpture/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 16:00:48 PDT
How To Play Hunted http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Play-Hunted/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:40:35 PDT
How To Play The Game. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Play-The-Game-3/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 10:26:23 PDT
Fallout Survival Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Fallout-Survival-Guide/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 18:13:04 PST
Aromatherapy Fart: Laughter is the Best Medicine http://www.instructables.com/id/Aromatherapy-Fart-Laughter-is-the-Best-Medicine/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:35:25 PST
Ikea Chair Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Chair-Sled/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:11:50 PST
How To Surprise Your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Surprise-Your-Dog/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 13:42:59 PST
DIY SkyMall Zines http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SkyMall-Zines/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:23:38 PST
How to make a metal grappling hook without welding http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-metal-grappling-hook-without-welding/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:19:47 PST
DIY Pepper Spray http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pepper-Spray/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 09:40:44 PST
Paper Wolvie! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Wolvie/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:26:10 PST
Homemade Paddle, or, How to Make an Impression http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Paddle-or-How-to-Make-an-Impression/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 09:56:51 PST
unusual uses for condoms http://www.instructables.com/id/unusual-uses-for-condoms/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 10:14:35 PST
POLYSTYRENE CUTTER http://www.instructables.com/id/POLYSTYRENE-CUTTER/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 08:10:21 PST
MakeyMakey Build Night -- Target Practice http://www.instructables.com/id/MakeyMakey-Build-Night-Target-Practice/
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 09:23:08 PST
Cubicle Wars Crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Cubicle-Wars-Crossbow/
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 07:56:41 PST
Pirate Ship Playhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Ship-Playhouse-1/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:30:31 PST
Bottle Vault http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Vault/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:08:52 PST
Throws darts using rubber bands http://www.instructables.com/id/Throws-darts-using-rubber-bands/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:31:53 PST
Shaving Can Safe (that still shoots foam!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Shaving-Can-Safe-that-still-shoots-foam/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:30:16 PST
Potted Plant Secret Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Potted-Plant-Secret-Compartment/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:31:26 PST
Foolproof Matchstick Rocket! http://www.instructables.com/id/Foolproof-Matchstick-Rocket/
Foolproof Matchstick Rocket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/Z21Y/I5DS3VWP/FCAZ21YI5DS3VWP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/Z21Y/I5DS3VWP/FCAZ21YI5DS3VWP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/Z21Y/I5DS3VWP/FCAZ21YI5DS3VWP.SMALL.jpg JM1999 When I saw my first matchstick rocket on Instructables I had a million ideas on how to make it better.Most of those have already been compiled it other 'ibles but the thing that stumped me most was that these weapons could not be mass produced!I (using lego) have found out a way you can get a produc...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:20:39 PST
CalvinTag http://www.instructables.com/id/CalvinTag/
CalvinTag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/XR0S/I5BS6SIG/FYBXR0SI5BS6SIG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/XR0S/I5BS6SIG/FYBXR0SI5BS6SIG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/XR0S/I5BS6SIG/FYBXR0SI5BS6SIG.SMALL.jpg keokg2 This game was inspired by Calvinball, from the comic "Calvin and Hobbes".And yes, we're crawling around in the mud on our hands and knees. It was the first rule called.CalvinTag Equipment: A bunch of people and any equipment you think will work.Setup: There is one simple rule. (1) A rul...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:15:57 PST
Mini Fire Extinguisher http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Fire-Extinguisher/
Mini Fire Extinguisher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/KHON/I5A8Y09Z/F53KHONI5A8Y09Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/KHON/I5A8Y09Z/F53KHONI5A8Y09Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/KHON/I5A8Y09Z/F53KHONI5A8Y09Z.SMALL.jpg hacker-cycle This is a beginner project where you can make a Mini fire extinguisher.All you will need is a small tin with a lid, a metal hole punch, a small plastic bag, baking soda, vinegar, masking tape and scissors! Creating the baking soda pouch To make the pouch: Take the small plastic bag and cut a squa...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:27:55 PST
Hot Wire Ice Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Wire-Ice-Cutter/
Hot Wire Ice Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3C2L/I55MWMCK/FWW3C2LI55MWMCK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3C2L/I55MWMCK/FWW3C2LI55MWMCK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3C2L/I55MWMCK/FWW3C2LI55MWMCK.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Have you ever wanted to sculpt something out of ice? Well here is an easy way to do it that doesn't require a chainsaw. In this project, I am going to show you how to make a "hot wire ice cutter." The design for this project is very similar to other types of hot wire cutters. Electricity is sent thr...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:18:12 PST
Trihexaflexagons and Hexahexaflexagons http://www.instructables.com/id/Trihexaflexagons-and-Hexahexaflexagons/
Trihexaflexagons and Hexahexaflexagons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/HTG7/I53I300D/FB3HTG7I53I300D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/HTG7/I53I300D/FB3HTG7I53I300D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/HTG7/I53I300D/FB3HTG7I53I300D.SMALL.jpg blinkyblinky After over a year of inactivity on Instructables, I am happy to say I will be making more in the future. Today's topic will be regarding a very intriguing paper novelty, the hexaflexagon. A standard flexagon is a folded piece of paper in which the shape can be contorted by folding and flexing the sh...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 19:24:10 PST
Origami Paper People http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Paper-People/
Origami Paper People - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/48TO/I50XKXTI/FCD48TOI50XKXTI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/48TO/I50XKXTI/FCD48TOI50XKXTI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/48TO/I50XKXTI/FCD48TOI50XKXTI.SMALL.jpg singerboy41 This is my first Instructable, and it is for the papercraft contest. These are two origami people of my own creation. You can even draw on it whatever you want. Folding the Smaller Person This one is a lot simpler and easier. This is actually Origami Yoda flipped upside down1. Start with a squar...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 18:31:10 PST
For Fun http://www.instructables.com/id/For-Fun/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/LH63/I50X0KAQ/FF5LH63I50X0KAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/LH63/I50X0KAQ/FF5LH63I50X0KAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/LH63/I50X0KAQ/FF5LH63I50X0KAQ.SMALL.jpg TroyRedStone null null null null null null null null Luminous Mushroom Night Light reclaimed wood headphone holder Homemade Indiana Jones Pinball Machine RockChair Alternative Tabletop Christmas Tree Carpenter themed fathers day coat rack Beautility: An ...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 06:52:39 PST
DIY Cthulhu http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cthulhu/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/3W33/I4UNU80L/F6W3W33I4UNU80L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/3W33/I4UNU80L/F6W3W33I4UNU80L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/3W33/I4UNU80L/F6W3W33I4UNU80L.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Feeling crafty and fond of Cthulhu? Here is some DIY Cthulhu inspiration."If I say that my somewhat extravagant imagination yielded simultaneous pictures of an octopus, a dragon, and a human caricature, I shall not be unfaithful to the spirit of the thing. A pulpy, tentacled head surmounted a grotes...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 20:16:59 PST
Coconut Mouse Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Coconut-Mouse-Trap/
Coconut Mouse Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/RG5R/I4CNFLNP/FFURG5RI4CNFLNP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/RG5R/I4CNFLNP/FFURG5RI4CNFLNP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/RG5R/I4CNFLNP/FFURG5RI4CNFLNP.SMALL.jpg bricobart Did you ever try to catch a mouse with a coconut? Let me guess. 'NO', probably - set aside why the hell someone would even think about doing such a thing.Well, actually, I do. And let me tell you, there are even many ways to catch mice with a coconut!There's the brutal method, for example - which al...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 07:44:04 PST
Squat rack for a pull up bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Squat-rack-for-a-pull-up-bar/
Squat rack for a pull up bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/NZB5/I4E67Y1X/F54NZB5I4E67Y1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/NZB5/I4E67Y1X/F54NZB5I4E67Y1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/NZB5/I4E67Y1X/F54NZB5I4E67Y1X.SMALL.jpg Daggs I have a crossfit gym in my garage. I had no way of doing back squats though, other than cleaning the weight and then jerking it over my head until it rested on my shoulders. I decided to build a squat rack 'hook' that fit over my pull up bar. The concept is placing a U-channel to fit over the pu...
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 06:51:16 PST
Tattoo Stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Tattoo-Stuff/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/ZPLI/I45HJO3O/FPKZPLII45HJO3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/ZPLI/I45HJO3O/FPKZPLII45HJO3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/ZPLI/I45HJO3O/FPKZPLII45HJO3O.SMALL.jpg deeandrews I love anything tattoo related - I'm not recommending you try anything in this collection, but I can't help but be fascinated by them all the same :-) 3D PRINTER X TATTOO MACHINE Slightly insane but I love it anyway. Laser Tattoo This is insane, and not to be tried at home... DIY Tattoos (St...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 20:03:51 PST
Useless Machine - Complete Plans and Hardware Sources http://www.instructables.com/id/Useless-Machine-Complete-Plans-and-Hardware-Needs/
Useless Machine - Complete Plans and Hardware Sources - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7ADI/I441YOKQ/FIT7ADII441YOKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7ADI/I441YOKQ/FIT7ADII441YOKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/7ADI/I441YOKQ/FIT7ADII441YOKQ.SMALL.jpg OrangeKat Waste hours having fun and accomplishing nothing with this mesmerizing and addictive toy! The Useless Machine quickly becomes the center of attention at any gathering.This little gem is sure to garner a laugh, a quizzical look and more. You turn it on, it turns itself off. That's it. What does it...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 14:54:13 PST
Instructables Robot Simulator For Less Than $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-Simulator-For-Less-Than-5/
Instructables Robot Simulator For Less Than $5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/OYLT/I3VHX9XZ/FXZOYLTI3VHX9XZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/OYLT/I3VHX9XZ/FXZOYLTI3VHX9XZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/OYLT/I3VHX9XZ/FXZOYLTI3VHX9XZ.SMALL.jpg JM1999 Well hello to all the people that are reading this!If you read the full instructable, you will learn how to make your very own robot simulator :)This is a cheap way to make a robot simulator and it can easily be converted into a dodocase.All you will need is some cardboard boxes, the one in the phot...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:37:33 PST
How to Make a Disposable Origami Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Disposable-Origami-Cup/
How to Make a Disposable Origami Cup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/VRJF/I3THHQ3L/FFBVRJFI3THHQ3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/VRJF/I3THHQ3L/FFBVRJFI3THHQ3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/VRJF/I3THHQ3L/FFBVRJFI3THHQ3L.SMALL.gif owlrider This cup will be usable once, and then water will go all over the floor. Gather Your Materials You will need paper and scissors for this project. Fold Your Paper so it Makes 1/2 of a Square Fold your paper like above. Cut Off the Extra Paper Look at the picture above. Fold it Into a Trian...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:21:03 PST
Dancing Baby Groot http://www.instructables.com/id/Dancing-Baby-Groot/
Dancing Baby Groot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/L84Z/I3PJPJ08/FHXL84ZI3PJPJ08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/L84Z/I3PJPJ08/FHXL84ZI3PJPJ08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/L84Z/I3PJPJ08/FHXL84ZI3PJPJ08.SMALL.jpg kmmonk Here is what my finished dancing baby Groot looks like! Now lets take a look at how we got here. Also worth noting, Groot was hand knit by Lauren Mocilac, she does fabulous work and she also takes requests! The Original This was the original toy I got. I couldn't find the original "movin' and gro...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:58:00 PST
Emergency Whiskey Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Whiskey-Kit/
Emergency Whiskey Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/WJVN/I3H59BD1/FYAWJVNI3H59BD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/WJVN/I3H59BD1/FYAWJVNI3H59BD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/WJVN/I3H59BD1/FYAWJVNI3H59BD1.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer “Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.” – Mark TwainWell said Mr Twain. It’s the times that you don’t have any whiskey that you want it the most though! This emergency whisky kit will ensure that there’s always a little whiskey on hand. Included in the kit is ...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 14:20:39 PST
Hackey sack from a tshirt! http://www.instructables.com/id/hackey-sack-from-a-tshirt/
Hackey sack from a tshirt! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/QLAD/I36LERHR/FM5QLADI36LERHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/QLAD/I36LERHR/FM5QLADI36LERHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/QLAD/I36LERHR/FM5QLADI36LERHR.SMALL.jpg aliasaint I decided to make a four-panel hackey sack from an old tshirt as a gift. took me about an hour. you'll need scrap fabric, a needle, scissors, pins, thread, and filler. draw up a pattern I used a ruler and marked out 2 3/4". then I marked half of that at 1.5". from this halfway point, I made an e...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 09:51:52 PST
MAGLITE NUNCHAKU NUNCHUKS http://www.instructables.com/id/MAGLITE-NUNCHAKU-NUNCHUKS/
MAGLITE NUNCHAKU NUNCHUKS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/FLYI/I36LG374/FQ2FLYII36LG374.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/FLYI/I36LG374/FQ2FLYII36LG374.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/FLYI/I36LG374/FQ2FLYII36LG374.SMALL.jpg CHARLESCRANFORD A bunch of my Instructables are starting with warnings.....so here we goDO NOT MAKE THIS!Nunchaku, Nunchuks, Danger Sticks, whatever you call them, are dangerous! In some countries they are illegal to own, use, or even think about.Nunchaku made out of MagLites.....Forget about it.So Why did I make ...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 09:34:44 PST
Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-14/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/B13V/I301L2QW/FO7B13VI301L2QW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/B13V/I301L2QW/FO7B13VI301L2QW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/B13V/I301L2QW/FO7B13VI301L2QW.SMALL.jpg SparkySolar Making Good Modern Art Post-It Note Cover Handmade paper - easier way How to Make Paper How to make shell candles How To Recycle HDPE Plastic The Easy Way 52 Things I Love About You Card~ Art Transform A Sweatshirt Into An Appliquéd Cardigan Marble Cloud Platte...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:55:17 PST
Sci-fi Propane Pop Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Sci-fi-Propane-Pop-Gun/
Sci-fi Propane Pop Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/PE52/I2XTSQXS/FZIPE52I2XTSQXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/PE52/I2XTSQXS/FZIPE52I2XTSQXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/PE52/I2XTSQXS/FZIPE52I2XTSQXS.SMALL.jpg NightHawkInLight Right from the start let me thank fellow Instructables author Eric Rocher for inspiring this project through his own article that can be seen here.I would not have guessed that this project would work until I saw it myself. It can be really tricky to get just the right amount of fuel into a small vo...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:58:37 PST
DIY Altoids Infinity Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Altoids-Infinity-Mirror/
DIY Altoids Infinity Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/4N6V/I2LMHIQF/FWM4N6VI2LMHIQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/4N6V/I2LMHIQF/FWM4N6VI2LMHIQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/4N6V/I2LMHIQF/FWM4N6VI2LMHIQF.SMALL.jpg Tymkrs I've never made an infinity mirror before, much less owned one, and thought it was much more complex than it actually was. So during the Deconstruction 2014 (a global hackathon-ish sort of thing), one of our projects became this altoids infinity mirror!What you need: Altoids Tin Mirror that can fit...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:45:43 PST